For some Republicans, Cramer is an easy candidate to support. The oil tycoon also endorsed Donald Trump for president and had been under consideration for energy secretary. He ran twice for the House in the 1990s, losing to incumbent Democrat Earl Pomeroy in 1996 and 1998 before winning it in 2012. Cramer's announcement reverses his month-old decision to seek a fourth term in the House.
As legal wrangling continues over a $10 million bail package for Manafort, prosecutors accused him of submitting false information to a bank in connection with one of his mortgages, Politico reported . Lawyers for Gates said in a court filing made public last week that they had "irreconcilable differences" with their client and have asked to withdraw from the case.
As per the party's Constitution, the 25-member CWC has 12 elected members and 11 nominated members, apart from the Congress president and the chairperson of the Congress Parliamentary Party (CPP). This is the only window for the AICC session to be held, as in April, campaigning for the assembly elections in Karnataka will pick up pace. "Dilli me CPM or Congress ki dosti, aur yahan pe kusti?" "In Assam they promised a separate Bodoland - where is this separate state?" In contrary to the ...
PM Modi will be hosting lunch for President Rouhani on Saturday while President Kovind will host a banquet for him. This is Rouhani's first visit to India after he was elected Iran's President in 2013. Rouhani had reached India on Thursday on a 3-day visit. Rouhani is scheduled to hold talks with PM Modi on trade, security and connectivity, including the strategically-important Chabahar port.
The powerful 7.2 quake triggered the capital's quake alarm system and left buildings swaying for over a minute. The company's biggest refinery in the city of Salina Cruz, located along the coast of southern Oaxaca state, was unaffected by the quake, Trevino added.
Doha represented Halep s comeback after she also withdrew from a Fed Cup tie earlier this month. "I$3 just tried to let him know to pay attention to her grunting because she'll hit the ball, and two seconds later when the ball is on my side and I'm right about to hit, she'll start grunting and make a noise, and she will change the grunt according to what she feels like", the Dane told reporters.
Several leading Republicans , however, suggested Congress should offer more than "thoughts and prayers". Discussion about stricter gun laws has resurfaced after the nation's deadliest school shooting in more than five years. She was also remembered as a creative writer with a memorable smile. Success! An email has been sent with a link to confirm list signup. It is at least the eighth shooting at a US school this year.
Ahead of the arrival of US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to the Turkish capital on Thursday, Ankara reiterated its calls that Washington must pull out heavy arms from the Kurdish People's Protection Units ( YPG ), the main element of the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces in east Syria, further complicating relations between both countries.
They are the first journalists to be convicted over the July 15, 2016, coup attempt, which Turkey says was orchestrated by a network led by US -based Muslim cleric, Fethullah Gulen. Mehmet, 65, has written books on Turkish politics. On September 22, 2016, an appeal judge in Istanbul ordered the release of Ahmet Altan while his case continued.
Trump's tweet did not elaborate on his plans. In the first hours after the Parkland shooting, the only statement from the White House was that Trump was "aware" and monitoring the situation. He also said he'll be working with Congress "on many fronts". Trump's aides are in the initial planning stages of a visit to the Parkland community over the weekend when he's staying at Mar-a-Lago, less than 50 miles away from the shooting scene, the official said.
In what can be said as a "compliment" to these, a failed case of robbery has surfaced from Shanghai city in China when two burglars tried to enter a building by breaking into a glass door but it resulted into a learning lesson for them and a amusing memory for China police.
These last 24 hours, we've heard some very passionate words and opinions from witnesses and survivors of the recent Florida school shooting regarding the need for lawmakers and leaders to take some kind of action to prevent these tragedies from happening over and over again .
His extended imprisonment at the Silivri prison on the outskirts of Istanbul without trial or charges had left a negative impact on relations between Turkey and Germany. Politicians and commentators also used the hashtag to celebrate his release with Justice Minister Heiko Maas tweeting: "The best news in a long time: Welcome to freedom!" Mr Yucel, who has German and Turkish citizenship, was arrested in Istanbul on February 14 a year ago on terrorism and propaganda charges.
News . "Travis has been staying overnight at Kylie's several times a week when he is not working or out of town and has also been giving Kylie her time to bond with the baby alone". "Pregnancy has been the most handsome, empowering, and life changing experience I've had in m entire life and I'm actually going to miss it", she wrote at the time.
The charge of Russian meddling in 2016 spawned a federal probe and congressional investigations into whether Trump's campaign colluded with Moscow, throwing a shadow over the first year of Trump's presidency. "I'm happy to talk about it in closed session". For National Security Agency Director Michael Rogers, who will be retiring this spring, this will be his final threat hearing.
The angels were first used to remember the children and teachers who were killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in December 2012. He was charged with 17 counts of premediated murder when he appeared before a judge Thursday.
The GOP-controlled Congress has taken few concrete steps to address access to guns or improving mental health following past massacres , including the deadliest shooting in modern American history that took place in Las Vegas a year ago.
Brown said on Twitter : "I appreciate the enthusiasm but I did not authorize this". Despite those reports, Brown tweeted on Thursday that his sole focus is on "clearing my name, not technicalities". His ex-girlfriend, Mikaela Patterson, was also there. Insiders tell CBC News that Brown will nearly certainly be approved. "As for my immediate future, I'm spending lots of time on the phone listening to my colleagues", he wrote, later thanking the "many thousands" who "sent me heartfelt ...
What we need, and what you can do to ease our pain and prevent future pain, is something . "I don't know how we're alive". "Ideas are great, but what's more important is actual action, saving thousands of children's lives". "This is not the time to jump to some conclusion, not knowing the full facts", the Wisconsin Republican told reporters, adding that lawmakers need to look at "gaps" in laws that may allow mentally ill people to get guns.
A rendezvous with Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh is not on the itinerary of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau , who will be visiting the country from February 17 to 23. "We have nothing planned with him at this time", CBC quotes an official of Canadian PM's office, whose name was withheld by the CBC. Significantly, Amarinder Singh had earlier refused to meet Candian Defence minister Harjit Sajjan during the latter's visit to Punjab previous year.
Because children will continue to die if we don't take a stand now". "President Trump, you say, 'What can you do?" Previous school shooters have spent lengthy periods prepping to inflict pain on their classmates, with Dave Cullen's book "Columbine" pointing to the fact that Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris mentioned their massacre almost a year before they killed 13 people.
The two countries formed a joint panel to repatriate the recently arrived Rohingyas following an agreement signed previous year. The spokesperson said Hamid expressed his concern for Rohingya and wanted a safe and dignified return of them as per the deal.
In a major policy shift, Pakistan has made a decision to deploy troops in Saudi Arabia under bilateral security cooperation with the kingdom which is involved in the ongoing civil war in neighbouring Yemen. The issue came back to the fore a year ago after the decision of Raheel Sharif, former head of the Pakistani Army, to assume the leadership of that alliance, which was considered here a challenge to the legislative position.
Ohashi said there was an immediate police and fire department response to the incident "given what's happened recently and over the last few years". It was founded in 1961, and has about 17,000 students and more than 350,000 alumni, according to its website . Police were responding to the scene. "Do not come to campus if you are on your way".
But there were some concrete announcements regarding governance clean-up, and "turning the tide on corruption in our public institutions". Cyril Ramaphosa became South Africa's president with a message of clean government and inclusiveness on Thursday, stirring the hopes of many South Africans that he can reverse a corrosive period of decline and division under his predecessor, Jacob Zuma .
The goal, the indictment says, was to "sow discord in the US political system, including the 2016 presidential election". The 13 individual defendants and three Russian entities are accused of engaging in operations to "spread distrust" in the U.S.
In the meantime foreign interests continue to take precedence and take away the attention from Syrian citizens that recently suffered another attack with chemical weapons in Damascus. However, the two countries' relations have been poisoned after the coup attempt in July 2016, when Washington has not responded to Ankara's demands to extradite the self-exiled imam, Fethullah Gulen, whom the Turkish government accuses of being the brain of the coup.
SB 267 now goes back to the Senate , where members will be asked to vote whether to accept the changes made in the House to increase the raises. The Republican majority, after mostly voting against the amendment, moved to reconsider it once it passed and voted for it en masse in a voice vote, avoiding being on the record for allowing a power company to charge customers twice for the same thing.
As part of her trip to Germany , the Prime Minister will outline her wishes for a future security EU-UK partnership in a speech at a security conference in Munich on Saturday. Merkel told reporters "we need to learn where we can find common ground", adding: "We sometimes don't know how our opposite number is seeing things".
Turkey on Friday set free German correspondent Deniz Yucel , removing an irritant in its ties with Germany. He denied the accusation. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel told reporters in Munich he expected Yucel would shortly be able to leave Turkey .