by | March 16, 2018 | 03:03

He had once already been in the running for NEC director, following Mr Trump's election in 2016, but the President ultimately chose an investment banker with deep Wall Street experience. "I want to have a divergent opinion - we agree on most ", Trump said. Ive known him a long time. The 70-year-old joins a Trump trade and economics team that includes chief trade official Robert Lighthizer, who is renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement, and the recently ascendant China hawk ...

by | March 16, 2018 | 02:28

He was shifted to army's 92 base hospital in Srinagar for treatment. A paramilitary CRPF trooper was injured in an ongoing encounter between militants and security forces at Balhama area on the outskirts of Srinagar city on Thursday. He said that four houses were damaged in the gunfight. The latest encounter comes three days after three militants were killed in south Kashmir's Anantnag district.

by | March 16, 2018 | 02:30

Clare County Council has said there is no record of Taoiseach Leo Varadkar having contacted the authority regarding a planning application for a windfarm in Doonbeg. Trump was also pushed over whether he would visit the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland, a key unresolved issue in Brexit talks so far. He said the president was supportive of working to find a solution.

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:59

Sources reported that the budget size is likely to cross the Rs 1,80,000 crore for the year as against Rs 1,49,000 crore for 2017-18. The Finance Minister will allocate funds for the financial assistance scheme being rolled out for farmers beginning later this month.

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:53

Honestly, I need this film the most in my career. Varun Dhawan will now be seen in director Shoojit Sircar's October with newcomer Binita Sandhu. "When I sign a film, I look at the script more than anything, and how much the maker is putting in the film".

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:48

While outside, Peterson provided frequent updates on police radio, according to a timeline provided by the sheriff's office, including directing other officers to the building on the large campus and asking for nearby streets to be shut down.

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:31

Notre Dame , a top seed for the past seven years, are 29-3 and will play No. 16 Cal State Northridge on Friday afternoon in the Spokane Regional. Just take a look at Virginia's resume if you're not convinced. He skipped interviews and was unavailable. The second reason is simple: everyone has a team they're rooting for or against, whether it's their alma mater, their hometown team or their favorite team's rival - people are interested.

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:20

Sophomore forward and All-Ivy First Teamer A.J. Brodeur is the team's top rebounder at 7.0 per game and adds 13.0 ppg. It just depends on the matchup, but Miami showed during its late-season charge to the 3-seed in the ACC Tournament that if things click the Hurricanes can beat anyone.

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:17

He took the Blue Raiders to the NCAA tournament three times in a five-year span from 2013-17, most notably pulling off an upset of No. 2 seed Michigan State in 2016. (CT) at The Pavilion at Ole Miss . Middle Tennessee swept the conference regular-season and tourney titles on its way to a second consecutive trip to the Big Dance and a victory over the fifth-seeded Gophers.

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:18

The Florida Highway Patrol has said that several people were killed, according to USA networks. Estopinan says eight vehicles were trapped under the new pedestrian bridge at Florida International University in the Miami area. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said President Donald Trump was monitoring the situation and would offer whatever support was needed. The 950-ton span fell Thursday afternoon at the university's main campus in the Miami area.

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:14

Mike Pompeo , Director of the Central Intelligence Agency, will become our new Secretary of State. But the senators criticize Trump's dismissal of Tillerson as secretary of state. "What is surprising, disturbing, even alarming is the humiliating way in which this came about", the Delaware Democrat told MSNBC's " Morning Joe ." .

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:05

A quasi-warm front will develop and move quickly into southwestern Missouri or east central Kansas where the better chance for organized thunderstorm should occur. Friday: Partly cloudy, breezy and warm. Mostly sunny and dry weather will continue Friday with morning lows in the 40s and highs in the 60s. Monday, there is an 80 percent chance of showers with a high near 54, the weather service said.

by | March 16, 2018 | 01:02

South Korea reached the semifinals of the wheelchair curling competition at the PyeongChang Winter Paralympics on Thursday after finishing top of the qualifying round. Canada's win puts it in its first gold-medal game since Torino in 2006, when it won the tournament. The host nation was down 4-2 after allowing three consecutive points but leveled the score in the seventh end.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:56

While many news outlets have called Haspel a "seasoned intelligence professional" with 30 years of experience at the CIA across the world, "many of the rest of us called her 'Bloody Gina , ' and we kept our distance", John Kiriakou wrote in a February 2017 report for Reader Supported News .

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:55

It should be no surprise since he has recently taken on Don Sr.'s job running the Trump and also got the boost to his name status from his dad's Presidency. Don Jr. has a hectic schedule but is still living at home and is still "super-involved" in his kids' lives, this source claimed, adding that the 40-year-old's behavior is nothing out of the ordinary and his social media activity has always been "bold".

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:51

In a similar development, a convoy delivering aid to thousands of displaced Syrian families has entered the besieged terrorist-held region of eastern Ghouta, as Russian Federation announced an extended "humanitarian pause" in fighting. Al-Ihkbariya said they will be taken to a centre for identification and relief. On the outskirts of Damascus, hundreds of kilometres (miles) south of Afrin, another humanitarian emergency was unfolding in Eastern Ghouta.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:46

Today, the software giant is unveiling a new gaming cloud division that's ready for a future where consoles and gaming itself are very different to today. Choudry adds that Microsoft believes there is going to be two billion gamers in the world, and it wants to be able to reach all of them, which, hopefully, cloud gaming should enable.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:46

At a Privy Council meeting on Wednesday, the monarch issued her approval, in a declaration, to the nuptials of her "most dearly beloved grandson Prince Henry ". "As it's a Spring wedding, I would definitely be wearing something pastel and floral for the big day and as it's a royal wedding , definitely a hat - the bigger the better", she confessed.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:42

Phil Keating reported the details on "Outnumbered Overtime" Thursday. Peterson's failure to enter the school while the massacre was under way fueled criticism of law enforcement officials over earlier warnings that 19-year-old accused shooter Nikolas Cruz posed a threat.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:19

After the alleged use of chemical weapons in Eastern Ghouta in January, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that Damascus could be using chemical weapons; he also said that Russian Federation is responsible for the victims because of its engagement in Syria.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:11

Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson will stress how the "chemical threat does not just come from Russia", as he announces a multimillion-pound investment in a new specialist centre. The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory - its official name - employs 3,000 scientists across a sprawling rural site, and has an annual budget of £500 million.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:12

Ellis said Manafort has the financial resources and worldwide connections to help himself flee before his trial and stay at large, "as well as every incentive to do so". "And they certainly do not "arise from" it directly", Manafort's lawyers wrote. Also on Wednesday, Manafort added a third lawyer to his trial team in DC.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:08

The breadth of matters being subpoenaed wasn't immediately known, nor was how deeply it delves into the history of Trump's real estate, hotel and branding businesses. Word of the subpoena comes as Mr Mueller appears to be broadening his investigation to examine the role foreign money may have played in funding Mr Trump's political activities.

by | March 16, 2018 | 00:05

It also said that Russian Federation was behind the recent use of a "military-grade nerve agent" to "murder" two British citizens, but Russian Federation denied its involvement in the incident. "In addition to countering Russia's malign cyber activity, Treasury continues to pressure Russian Federation for its ongoing efforts to destabilize Ukraine, occupy Crimea, meddle in elections, as well as for its endemic corruption and human rights abuses", the department said in a statement .

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:39

The US had been UNWRA's largest donor, supplying almost 30 percent of its budget. S., to withhold funds and demand reforms from the agency. Stepping up were Qatar, Canada, Switzerland, Turkey, New Zealand, Norway, South Korea, Mexico, Slovakia, India and France, U.N.

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:39

Her driver was also killed, ans a press officer was injured. Protests began in Rio Thursday morning as a result of Franco's murder. Generals are now in charge of almost all branches of the local security services and soldiers and heavy equipment regularly deploy to support police during sweeps of favelas, where gangs of traffickers are often in control.

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:21

Last year, the USA says it imported Chinese goods worth $375 billion more than it exported to China. A second source who had direct knowledge of the administration's thinking said the tariffs could come "in the very near future" and while they were targeted at technology and intellectual property, they could be much broader and the list could eventually run to 100 products.

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:09

An Amber Alert was issued late Wednesday for two children taken by their father from south suburban Harvey. State police are asking residents to be on the lookout for a silver 2004 or 2005 Chevy Malibu or Impala. She was reportedly shot after getting into an argument with the siblings' father. Police say there is now an open CPS case against Hernandez. Wednesday afternoon, Washington then picked up the kids, who were staying with a family friend.

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:07

Bidya Devi Bhandari was re-elected as the President of Nepal on Tuesday. Nagarik newspaper Editor Tilak Pathak said Bhandari had secured the backing of her party after playing a key role in a pre-election alliance between the UML and Maoists, which brought victory to the group.

by | March 15, 2018 | 23:03

Media captionWill Saudi Arabia go to war with Iran? Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud-known as MBS-has reportedly hidden his mother from his father, King Salman , to safeguard the young crown prince's path to the throne.

by | March 15, 2018 | 22:48

Reports suggest some bars of gold were scattered up to 15 miles away from the airport . Eyewitnesses say they saw the gold , platinum and diamonds sparkling in the snow. The airport's press service said that technicians who were preparing the plane for takeoff could have failed to properly fix the gold cargo. The cargo plane was en route to Krasnoyarsk and further to Kupol (Dome) mine.

by | March 15, 2018 | 22:11

The recall applies to 2014-18 Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ vehicles. "While driving on (the) interstate, steering wheel came loose and vehicle veered off interstate". National Highway Traffic Safety Administration opened an investigation into steering wheels falling off of Fusions from the 2014 through 2016 model years.

by | March 15, 2018 | 22:02

The protests against the alleged Assam police attack at Kolasib on the inter-state border was held by the Mizoram Journalists Association (MJA). The Thadou Students' Association, General Headquarters (TSA-GHQ) and TSA Mizoram Branch vehemently condemn the barbaric act of Assam Police who mindlessly carried out a reign of terror upon innocent Mizo youths at Zophai, Bairabi in Kolasib District, Mizoram and Mizoram media persons who were there to cover the incident.

by | March 15, 2018 | 21:49

With 21 seconds left in the game, the two were locked up together as they headed down court. But he returned in time to help the Lakers to their third win in four games, including a 127-113 victory over LeBron James and Cleveland on Sunday night.

by | March 15, 2018 | 21:45

Strike misery for students will continue through the exam season after lecturers rejected a deal on their pensions that would have ended the walkouts. Durham University academics will enter the twelfth day of strikes tomorrow and will continue to picket for the rest of the week over controversial changes to their pension schemes.