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by | November 10, 2017 | 03:07

As a result of the swap, the jury will now have to start deliberations all over again when they come back Monday. Jurors ended their second full day of deliberations in U.S. The jury is considering 18 different counts as a part of Melendez's indictment including six counts of bribery, three counts of honest services fraud, one count of conspiracy, one count of interstate travel to carry out bribery and one count of making false statements on his congressional financial disclosure to hide ...

by | November 10, 2017 | 02:53

Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim speaks during a special debate to commemorate the attempted coup on its first anniversary at the Turkish parliament in Ankara , Turkey July 15, 2017. It's a positive step", she told a press briefing in Washington."We have received limited assurances that if something should happen with our staff, if Turkey wants to detain our staff, that we will be given a heads-up.

by | November 10, 2017 | 02:27

About 11,000 USA troops are serving in Afghanistan , the Pentagon said in August, including nearly 7,000 in Resolute Support, according to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation data. "This is the minimum manning requirement for the mission, " Nicholson said. Before the ministers' meeting, USA officials said about 80 percent of the troop commitments had been met by the allies.

by | November 10, 2017 | 02:08

The defense meanwhile argued that the victim's family tried to extort Carol Maraj (Jelani and Nicki Minaj's mother) and accused the girl's mother of beating her children to force them to fake their accounts of sexual assault. Juror Arthur Naclerio, 67, of Massapequa, said the victim's testimony was the most convincing piece of evidence. "The amount of evidence we have that wasn't allowed in this case is unbelievable".

by | November 10, 2017 | 02:03

In 2013, the company's CEO, Tim Cook , had to explain to Congress why tens of billions of Apple's dollars were sitting virtually untaxed in subsidiaries in Ireland. The tech-giant is famous for paying low-levels of tax outside the US. Ultimately, Apple decided Jersey was the best candidate for the restructuring and moved the facilities there, applying for and receiving residency.

by | November 10, 2017 | 01:58

Veterans Day used to be called Armistice Day. The full version of this story will be available to all readers after 2 weeks . The Veterans Day date commemorates the armistice that ended World War I on November 11, 1918. If you or a family member has served in the Vietnam War and hasn't received the pin yet, you're asked to reach out to any Vietnam veteran organization so you also can be commemorated.

by | November 10, 2017 | 01:48

The program will begin at 8:30 am with eighth grade student Corbin Homan as master of ceremonies. The ceremony will include wreath placement, an honor salute by Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 299, and taps by Bill Hall, Bugles Across America.

by | November 10, 2017 | 00:37

According to NBC News, Schiller told Congress that at a 2013 business meeting in Moscow, a " Russian participant" offered to "send five women" to Trump's hotel room. The others said Schiller noted that he was confident no one entered or left the hotel room. Schiller has refuted the information in the documents, saying that during the night in question, he stood outside Trump's hotel room for a time.

by | November 10, 2017 | 00:29

He leaves behind his father, Thomas, mother, Dina, and 5-year-old brother Sebastian. The money will help alleviate funeral and medical expenses, pay for family therapy and cover the cost of a "second and independent autopsy", the page says.

by | November 09, 2017 | 21:51

Bob Goodlatte , the chair of the House Judiciary Committee , announced Thursday that he will not be seeking re-election in 2018. Ahead of every new election cycle Goodlatte and his wife Maryellen discuss his re-election plans. "It is truly you who are the highlight of my time in elected office". Goodlatte's subcommittee has been active on numerous communications issues-it shares jurisdiction with the House Energy & Commerce Committee.

by | November 09, 2017 | 21:26

During another visit, Corfman says Moore took off her shirt and trousers and removed his clothes. He touched her over her bra and underpants, she says, and guided her hand to touch him over his underwear. If Moore fights this - and he doesn't have much choice - it will come down to a credibility fight. She told the Post that the reason she didn't come forward in 2000 when Moore was campaigning for the state Supreme Court was because her children were still in school.

by | November 09, 2017 | 20:43

Alabama Freshman point guard Collin Sexton was declared ineligible to play after the school determined he was the unnamed player identified in a federal corruption complaint against Auburn assistant coach Chuck Person and former National Basketball Association referee Rashan Michel, according to an ESPN.com report released Tuesday evening.

by | November 09, 2017 | 20:41

About his decision not to run, however, Biden said, "I don't regret the decision I made because it was the right decision for my family". Former Vice President Joe Biden said in an interview with Oprah Winfrey that he believes he was the most qualified person to be president in 2016.

by | November 09, 2017 | 20:37

The same source familiar with the classified government report said that an 80 percent failure rate was "in the ballpark" of how poorly the agency is performing. It's still not clear exactly how many weapons were let through security during the probe, but a congressional committee chairman who saw the numbers called it disturbing.

by | November 09, 2017 | 20:36

He says it was a disagreement between two neighbors. Alicia Stivers, who said she lives in the subdivision and has known the Paul family for almost 25 years, said Wednesday she has never known Paul to speak unkindly, let alone be physically violent.

by | November 09, 2017 | 20:32

But further down the ballot, left-wing Democrats made serious gains, starting with lawyer Lydia Edwards winning a seat on Boston's city council. In the mayoral race, Democrat Karen L. Republicans are still counting the upsets and losses in Tuesday's local races. There were also 171 write-in votes. Boston's Democratic mayor, Marty Walsh, won a second term as was widely expected.

by | November 09, 2017 | 20:24

On Wednesday, Twitter verified Jason Kessler , the man responsible for the white-supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, earlier this year. Kessler previously called Heather Heyer, the woman who was killed when a vehicle plowed into the crowd demonstrating against the white supremacists that descended on Charlotesville, "a fat, disgusting Communist".

by | November 09, 2017 | 20:14

It'll cost $240 down and $10 per month for 24 months, which works out to be a final price of $480. So, for $10 per month (after $5 bill credit) you get cellular backup so your Nest Secure is still accessible if your home internet goes down.

by | November 09, 2017 | 19:56

It looks like North Korea , with its constant nuclear tests, is not only rubbing other countries the wrong way but is also causing quite some damage to itself. The defector said: "I personally saw corpses floating down the river with their limbs severed". The most recent test, during which the North detonated a suspected staged thermonuclear bomb with an explosive yield several orders of magnitude larger than anything the regime has previously tested, has reportedly exacerbated the ...

by | November 09, 2017 | 19:13

Despite racist flyers circulating in their communities, three targeted New Jersey candidates won elections in their respective races Tuesday. Bhalla , who serves on the City Council, claimed the victory at Moran's Pub on Garden Street surrounded by dozens of his supporters, as well as his friends and family.

by | November 09, 2017 | 19:09

Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe herself is likely to have seen the broadcast with fellow inmates in prison and "her reaction to seeing herself publicly framed by the Iranian authorities is as yet unknown", he said . "The Foreign Secretary said this was absolutely not true". Boris Johnson dodged questions today about jailed British aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe after Iranian state TV reported that the Foreign Secretary had accidentally confessed she was training journalists in Iran prior to her ...

by | November 09, 2017 | 19:02

The measure takes effect January 1. The state House voted in October to override the veto. IL owes vendors more than $16.7 billion dollars as a result of significant growth during the two-year budget standoff. There's only an annual requirement now which Mendoza says is useless to her office in planning debt payments. Despite Illinois' worst-in-the-nation credit rating, it borrowed the money at a favorable 3.5 percent.

by | November 09, 2017 | 18:52

Sheriff Gammons said the inmates are to be considered risky but does not know if the men are armed. Ferguson escaped with two inmates named Jeffrey Strong and Matt White, who were being held on drug and theft convictions. WKRN reported the inmates escaped the jail by removing a speaker from a wall and climbing through the hole behind it. Officials believe the trio may be traveling in a stolen truck, a white 1990 Ford F-250 with Tennessee tag 3B5-7V2.

by | November 09, 2017 | 18:10

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson testifies about authorizations for the use of military force before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. The fear is some kind of trade involving US support for Taiwan and Chinese ties with North Korea could be under discussion. In June, Korean companies said they will make an investment and purchase USA -made products valued at combined 40 trillion won (US$35.8 billion).

by | November 09, 2017 | 17:59

He said a counter-offensive from artillery battery fire and air strikes might help limit casualties. A South Korean supporter waves a flag showing a picture of US President Donald Trump during a rally welcoming his visit in Seoul on November 7, 2017.

by | November 09, 2017 | 14:23

In the Persian Gulf marked another escalation of the situation between Saudi Arabia and Iran . The White House said: "Houthi missile attacks against Saudi Arabia, enabled by Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, threaten regional security and undermine United Nations efforts to negotiate an end to the conflict".

by | November 09, 2017 | 13:26

Mr. Xi agreed with Mr. Trump on the need to eliminate North Korea's nuclear arsenal. The White House is banking on Trump's personal rapport with Xi to drive the negotiations. Xi vowed to work together in the "spirit of mutual respect and mutual benefit". Trump and his wife, First Lady Melania Trump, were guests of honour at a state dinner Thursday at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing .

by | November 09, 2017 | 12:54

Xi hosted Trump at the imposing Great Hall of the People, next to Tiananmen Square, for the main event of the United States president's five-nation tour of Asia. "Boeing and China have a strong history of working together based on great mutual respect, and these orders build on that foundation". Trump, who has suggested he would like to stage a military parade in Washington over the July 4 weekend, seemed impressed.

by | November 09, 2017 | 12:29

India and Bangladesh on Thursday jointly launched a new cross-border passenger train service aimed at bolstering rail link between the two countries. "We want to build cooperation in new areas, especially some high-technology areas, that have a deeper connect with the youth in both our societies", Modi had said.

by | November 09, 2017 | 12:25

Service will resume after all trains undergo checks and the tracks and other equipment are declared safe, they said. "When the train reached the Mysore Colony Station, the motorman noticed smoke emanating from below the last coach and called the fire brigade".

by | November 09, 2017 | 12:20

Following the tragic mass shooting in a Texas church. On Wednesday, Meekhof urged passage to prevent atrocities like the one in Texas and elsewhere. Kelley was able to buy weapons because the Air Force acknowledged that it didn't enter Kelley's criminal history into the federal database used to conduct background checks on citizens looking to purchase a firearm.

by | November 09, 2017 | 11:44

Earlier on Friday, the High Court had sought to know whether the expenditure to be incurred on the celebrations had the "authority" of the state budget. Asserting that the Government should be celebrating Nalwadi Krishnaraja Wadiyar Jayanti with more fervour, instead of Tipu Jayanti, he alleged that Tipu was out to destroy the Wadiyar dynasty which had made great contribution for the development of Mysuru and the State.

by | November 09, 2017 | 11:43

Reporter: "You're good at it though ". "We just tried to add a little depth to the defensive line", Belichick said of the signing. "It's a really talented team". Both games will be played on the road. "He looks like a GQ model", Newton said of Brady . Maybe that reporter should've went with a question about in-game technology.

by | November 09, 2017 | 11:32

Trump and Mr. Putin will meet during the upcoming event, The Moscow Times reported . On the eve of Ushakov recalled that the two leaders will participate in the APEC summit in Vietnam, which will be held on November 10-11. "The question is whether we've got sufficient substance (for a more formal meeting ) and we're working with the Russians as you know on a number of hard areas", said Tillerson.

by | November 09, 2017 | 11:33

Saudi Arabia accuses Iran of arming Houthi rebels, who overran much of Yemen, including the capital Sanaa, in 2014. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has urged regional powers to refrain from sparking off new crises in the region through bombings and resignations.