President Donald Trump tweeted that his "thoughts and prayers" are with the Florence County Sheriffs Office and the Florence Police Department. Kirby said Hopkins was hospitalized with a head injury and unable to speak with officers. He said the suspect then continued to fire on assisting officers as they arrived at the scene. They did not name the suspect. The conditions of the six other wounded officers have not been released.
The attack is believed is to have been conducted by Russian military intelligence, the GRU , which has also been blamed by the British government for the attack on Sergei and Yulia Skripal in Salisbury in March. "Putin's corrupt greed has turned the GRU into an amateurish bunch of jokers". Speaking about Russia's hacking attempts into the MH17 crash investigation, she said: "We have been aware of the interest of Russian intelligence services in this investigation and have taken ...
In this case, McConnell is using it so that the Senate can vote to end debate on Kavanaugh's nomination, the network added - and the Republicans have enough seats to make that happen. Trump drew laughs on Tuesday with his rendition of how Dr. Ford answered questions at last week's hearing. The White House has found "no corroboration" of sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh .
Rosmah was arrested on Wednesday after being quizzed by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) for almost five hours at its headquarters in Putrajaya. Her arrest follows three rounds of questioning by anti-graft agents over state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), from which U.S. authorities say more than US$4.5 billion (S$6 billion) was misappropriated.
Christine Blasey Ford . Fifty-two percent of women now say they believe Ford is telling the truth, compared to 27 percent who said they believe Kavanaugh. In his letter, Grassley also repeated his request of Ford to provide her therapists' records to the Senate for review. Trump's vicious remarks were another chapter in his long history of atacking sexual assault accusers and siding with their alleged abusers.
She called it "a coordinated smear campaign". Last week, Mr Trump described Dr Ford's testimony at the Senate hearing as "very credible". Her lawyers rebuffed a request from the Judiciary Committee to see those documents. President Trump was cheered on by a crowd of Republican faithful in MS yesterday as he mimicked Dr Ford's responses to questions at last week's Senate hearing and joked about her inability to remember details surrounding the night of her alleged attack.
The short video of the night time delivery shows crews unloading rockets and launch vehicles from a Russian cargo plane at the Hmeimim Air Base in Syria . Syria's unified air defence control system would be fully operational by 20 October, the minister added. The Russian military intervention in the Syrian Civil War began in September 2015, after an official request by the Syrian government.
Trump made Saudi Arabia his first stop on his maiden global trip as president past year. Trump in July tweeted without evidence that Saudi Arabia would increase its production "maybe up to 2,000,000 barrels" a day. Saudi Arabia has always been a major buyer of USA weaponry, spending billions of dollars on advanced systems, a point Trump was keen to make when Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman visited the White House in March.
Speaking in Moscow Mr Putin also furiously denied British allegations that Russian secret agents tried to kill Mr Skripal with the novichok nerve agent . "He was caught, punished and served a total of five years in prison". Russian President Vladimir Putin says Washington is making a "colossal" but "typical" mistake by imposing sanctions around the world and exploiting its dollar dominance, warning there will be consequences.
Sen. Susan Collins of ME told local reporters that getting additional background information into Kavanaugh's previous sexual assault allegations will help her and the other undecided senators decide whether they should vote to confirm him.
The official revealed the private conversations only on condition of anonymity. "How'd you get there?" Kavanaugh has denied Ramirez's allegations. Bromwich said . Fox News has learned from two senior Senate sources that report isn't expected to be released publicly: the Federal Bureau of Investigation is expected to send a single copy of the supplemental report on Kavanaugh to the Hill, where it will be kept in a safe in the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Christine Blasey Ford . Also Tuesday, an attorney for another accuser, Deborah Ramirez, said he's seen no indication that the Federal Bureau of Investigation has reached out to any of the 20 people who Ramirez told them may be able to corroborate her account that Kavanaugh exposed himself to her when they were Yale freshmen.
The source added that Moghadam had ordered the attack. "We deny the accusations and forcefully condemn the Iranian diplomat's arrest, and call for his immediate release", a foreign ministry statement said. France has postponed sending a new ambassador to the Iranian capital and has advised diplomats and other officials to postpone visits to Iran. "So, we call for French authorities' realistic view toward the Islamic Republic of Iran and once again warn of the evil hands of ill-wishers who ...
U-S ambassador to NATO Kay Bailey Hutchison said Russian Federation is building medium-range ballistic missiles in violation of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty. Hutchison said that the United States was committed to a diplomatic solution but would consider military action if necessary. "We have been trying to send a message to Russian Federation for several years that we know they are violating the treaty, we have shown Russian Federation the evidence that we have that they are ...
This is the moment Theresa May danced her way on to the stage for her Conservative Party Conference speech. The annual Conservative Party conference was characterized this year by internal party disagreements over the May government's plan for Brexit.
Judges at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) ruled unanimously that parts of the sanctions the United States imposed on Iran in May were illegal and must be removed. That agreement permitted Iranian oil sales, halted penalties on European firms for doing business with Iran, and allowed Iran to export things such as carpets, pistachios and other goods.
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry visited the English county behind their royal titles on Wednesday. This was just one of many groups of precious children in red school uniformas, waving the British flag and screaming to meet their royal idols.
Multiple individuals were arrested on Tuesday morning, said Brian McGinn, a spokesman for the USA attorney's office in Charlottesville. Clashes first erupted on August 11, 2017, as a crowd of white nationalists marching through the University of Virginia campus carrying torches and chanting racist slogans encountered a small group of counter-protesters.
Russian Federation will " prepare and train " the Syrian crews to operate the S300 within three months. The other equipment delivered included radars, control vehicles, and four launchers, he said. National Security Adviser John Bolton called a "significant escalation" of Syria's seven-year-old war. He also said Israel was "determined to stop Iranian military entrenchment in Syria and the attempts by Iran , which calls for the destruction of Israel, to transfer to Hezbollah lethal ...
Democrats are raising questions both about the truthfulness of Kavanaugh's sworn testimony to the Senate and whether he has the temperament for the lifetime appointment to the Supreme Court . Trump had previously refrained from attacking Ford personally, although he sent a tweet last month in which he questioned why Ford or her parents had not "immediately" filed charges with local law enforcement after the alleged incident.
The plan follows a recommendation by the Migration Advisory Committee, backed by the Labour Party. Following a disastrous conference speech previous year, Theresa May will feel even more pressure than usual when she takes to the stage later today to address her party's annual gathering.
A mother and her son, both injured by the quake and tsunami, wait to be airlifted out by a military plane at Mutiara Sis Al Jufri Airport in Palu , Central Sulawesi, Indonesia , October 3, 2018. Eruption and ash emission are continuing while the Volcano Observatory Notice for Aviation (VONA) has, meanwhile, been updated to the color code Orange by the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources.
KUALA LUMPUR , Oct 2 ― Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor is scheduled for yet another round of questioning by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) tomorrow. "He gave his statement from 10am to about 1pm and I have been informed that he has just left the building". She is expected to spend the night at the MACC headquarters located in the administrative capital Putrajaya outside Kuala Lumpur .
But she put a positive spin on those talks, saying she was ready to consider to the EU's concerns. "Boris always puts on a good show but what matters to people is what we are delivering for them on the things that affect their day to day lives", she told Sky News.
After the island closed its doors, the national park and wildlife authority started planting hundreds of corals in Maya Bay, and some have started growing branches, DNP director-general Jongklai Worapongsatorn said, adding a baby shark was also spotted in the bay that was once filled with tour boats.
The president's declaration drew loud cheers from the audience and was soon followed by an energic "We want Kavanaugh!" chant. "And when I see what's going on right now, it's scary", adding that right now he fears more for his sons. It's common for sexual assault victims to remember the attack in great detail, but experience other memory gaps. She is a remarkable profile in courage.
Chinese tax authorities have now ruled that both Fan and companies controlled by her failed to pay tens of millions of dollars in taxes, the official Xinhua news service reported on Wednesday. One of China's most famous actors with a career spanning two decades, the 36-year-old is best known in the west for her role in X-Men: Days of Future Past.
The president said that the confirmation process for his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh was held to a different standard than the traditional idea of justice in America - innocent until proven guilty. That means if all the Democrats vote against Kavanaugh, Trump could not afford to have more than one Republican oppose his nominee, with Vice President Mike Pence casting a tiebreaking vote.
A digest of the top political stories from the Globe, sent to your inbox Monday-Friday. "T$3 hey are consumed with attacking the president and his family 24/7 instead of reporting the news", Sanders said , noting that the Times rarely reported anything positive about the president.
The IDF said in a statement to CNN, "The evacuation was carried out in light of the tension in the Strip that has been caused by UNRWA's financial crisis, and out of fear for the safety of global workers". Gaza health officials said 505 people had been wounded, 89 of them by gunshots. "Palestinians throughout the occupied territories are taking part in the strike", Ghanayem said.