On Thursday morning, Trump again took to Twitter to denounce "fake news". The US Senate unanimously adopted a non-binding resolution on Thursday, affirming the "vital and indispensable role" played by the news media and declared, "the press is not the enemy of the people ".
A auto then plowed into a group of the counter-protesters, killing one woman, Heather Heyer , and injuring 19 others. Restaurants in downtown Washington, D.C., are taking precautions for the " Unite the Right 2" white supremacist rally planned for Sunday, with some planning to close for the weekend and others educating their staffs on handling hard customers.
Riot police fired tear gas and water cannons to quell protesters. "In a European state, attacking innocent people, attacking journalists, attacking women and children is inconceivable", he said Monday, calling for a thorough investigation into police brutality during the anti-government protest.
Shortly after Pence's speech , Trump tweeted: "Space Force all the way!" A report outlining the results of the study will be released later today. That said , Congress doesn't appear to share Trump's and Pence's enthusiasm for a Space Force.
The United States slapped sanctions on two Turkish officials earlier this month over a detained American pastor who is being tried on espionage and terror-related charges. The pastor has been held since 2016, charged with " committing crimes on behalf of terror groups without being a member", a reference to Kurdish separatists and a group that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan blames for a failed 2016 coup attempt against him.
Despite this, United States news outlets have not called the contest yet. He pointed to his June poll of likely November voters that showed 57 percent were extremely interested in the election and extremely motivated to vote, but among Democratic women it was 67 percent.
A statement from the nation's Foreign Ministry said that following President Trump's June summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , the North has worked to improve relations between the two countries and "make active contributions to peace, security, and prosperity on the Korean Peninsula and over the world".
Rick Gates , the government's star witness who wrapped up his testimony Wednesday, implicated Manafort and himself in financial crimes while also enduring stinging attacks on his credibility and character. "It actually kind of shows in real time the course of months of investigation where they painstakingly did a jigsaw puzzle of records", former USA prosecutor Harry Litman said of Magionos' testimony.
The funeral is due to take place on Wednesday (Aug 8) and the state government has declared a seven-day mourning period. CHENNAI :Dr. M Karunanidhi passed away at 94 on Tuesday. On July 27, 1969, M. Karunanidhi was elected as the president of DMK. Karunanidhi penned screenplays and dialogues for over 50 movies. The Press Trust of India news agency said a security alert had been sounded across the state, bearing in mind the outbreaks of violence in the past over the deaths of popular ...
Two blazes mercilessly charring northern California have grown so rapidly that they became the U.S. state's largest in recorded history Monday, authorities said. According to a statement from Cal Fire , full containment is expected on September 1. McLean and fire experts say it's impossible to surround a fire that large, especially with 17 other major fires requiring attention in the state.
The displaced Canadian ambassador to Saudi Arabia, who was given 24 hours to leave the country, has a lengthy diplomatic career. Canada said it was " seriously concerned " by the escalation but vowed to continue to "stand up for human rights in Canada and around the world".
Veiled women take part in a demonstration against the veil ban. The other woman was also charged with disturbing the peace. The controversial ban was met with resistance when it came into effect on Wednesday this week. Both women have been charged for fighting in public, but the Muslim woman was also fined for failing to obey the new law. Human rights campaigners have slammed the ban as a violation of women's rights, while supporters argue it enables better integration of Muslim ...
Authorities have not identified the woman but said they are trying to contact relatives. "Witnessed observed her forcefully remove the child. her daughter was 4 years old", Tampa Police Chief Brian Dugan said. "Our dive team responded, we had units here immediately", Dugan said. - The mother accused of murdering her child by throwing her in the Hillsborough River faced a judge this morning, but the quick hearing didn't shed any light on the many unanswered questions in the tragic case.
Williams kept talking, even as his attorney stood to speak to the court. "More than not, he continued to speak over me and others in the courtroom". Deputies ended up wrapping red duct tape around his mouth. He complained that the judge wasn't letting him tell his side of the court. "More importantly when I was talking", said Judge Russo. On Tuesday, he was sentenced to 24 years in prison after his second trial in the case, according to WJW .
The National Park Service said Yosemite Valley is not threatened by the fire as of Friday at noon. A firefighter tries to control a back burn as the Carr fire continues to spread towards the towns of Douglas City and Lewiston near Redding, California on July 31, 2018.
Additionally, if any unarmed USA officials plan to return to North Korea to recover additional remains from the war, the Korean People's Army of the North will provide security, officials said. It was later revealed that North Korea didn't actually hand over any remains. Meanwhile, 38 North, a USA website monitoring the regime, said last month that satellite imagery pointed to the dismantlement of a missile engine testing site in line with Kim's verbal promise to Trump at the summit.
President Donald Trump on Thursday defended his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin last month and decried the "Russian hoax", speaking at a rally just hours removed from his top national security officials decrying Russian attempts to influence USA elections.
In May, Trump halted new sanctions targeting North Korea in anticipation of his summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un . "We'll see what happens". Trump's remark at a political rally Wednesday in Tampa, Florida, was the latest sign of friction between the United States and North Korea, as they attempt to implement on Kim's June 12 agreement to "work toward complete denuclearisation".
According to the US official who spoke to Reuters , one photo showed a truck and covered trailer similar to those the North has used to move its ICBMs. intelligence reports published by news organisations have suggested that North Korea is still expanding its weapons programme. After racing toward his goal of developing a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the continental United States, Kim said in April that he had shifted his country's focus to the economy.
Facebook stopped short of saying the effort was aimed at influencing the USA midterm elections in November, although the timing of the suspicious activity would be consistent with such an attempt. Additionally, the creators paid approximately $11,000 to run 150 ads on Facebook and Instagram. "This page also previously had an IRA account as one of its admins for only seven minutes", Facebook said.