The quake, which hit at a depth of about 208 kilometers (129 miles), according to the United States Geological Survey, was felt by residents in the Australian city of Darwin. Some residents took to Twitter to describe the tremors caused by the quake. But there were no immediate reports of damage or injury in Indonesia, said Rita Rosita, an official of the national disaster mitigation agency.
Esper, who is yet to be confirmed by the Senate, is the third man to lead the Pentagon in last six months. Esper takes over as acting defense secretary on Monday following the resignation of Patrick Shanahan , who is stepping down after media reports emerged this week of domestic violence in his family .
Buttigieg (BOO'-tuh-juhj) said he would call for an outside investigation of the shooting of 54-year-old Eric Logan by Sgt. Ryan O'Neill. Buttigieg also admitted that the city's efforts to recruit more minority police officers and require officers to use body cameras "have not succeeded and I accept responsibility for that".
The Commerce Department announced that it would add four Chinese companies and one Chinese institute to an " entity list ", saying they posed risks to American national security or foreign policy interests. "However, the Chinese may see this as ill-timed bullying". The new technology will be at least five times more powerful than the current leading supercomputers.
The plan, which is to be presented by President Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner in Bahrain next week, calls for the creation of a $50 billion 10-year global investment fund to reform the Palestinian and neighboring Arab economies. But the lack of a political solution, which Washington has said would be unveiled later, prompted rejection of the plan not only by Palestinians but also some Arab countries.
Turkey will retaliate against any United States sanctions imposed after it takes the delivery of a missile-defense system from Russia , President Erdogan told journalists. Earlier this month, acting US Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan wrote in a letter to Ankara that Washington would expel Turkish pilots from US training on America's latest-generation F-35 fighter jets if it did not renounce the deal before July 31.
In Amhara itself, the regional governor, Ambachew Mekonnen, was killed along with an adviser. The army chief and another retired general were reportedly shot dead by the former's bodyguard during a meeting in his official's home in Addis Ababa .
This is because the two hemispheres face opposite directions along Earth's axis, and so as one polar hemisphere experiences winter, the other experiences summer . According to a tweet from Merriam-Webster, " Solstice " was formed from the Latin 'solstitium , ' a combination of words meaning "sun" and "standing".
The report quoted audio recordings, apparently picked up by Turkish listening devices, of Saudi officials discussing dismembering his body even before Khashoggi entered the consulate to collect a Saudi document allowing him to Wednesday his Turkish fiancee.
Mr Hunt insisted that he could beat clear favourite Mr Johnson when Tory members cast their votes, claiming he was "someone they trust to be prime minister". But the blond former mayor of London is a hugely divisive figure. Though she was berated at home for her plodding approach, May won admirers in the European Union for what they saw as her fair-minded pursuit of a Brexit deal.
But before the election, allegations emerged that Moore pursued sexual relationships with teenage girls when he was in his 30's, to which he denied all allegations. Senate Leadership Fund, Republicans' top Senate super PAC, issued a statement following Moore's announcement, echoing a similar sentiment about the Senate seat.
She alleged the Trump incident occurred at the department store Bergdorf Goodman in either the fall of 1995 or the spring of 1996. In the article - an excerpt from her new boo - Carroll claimed she ran into Trump at the store and he asked for advice on a gift for "a girl".
New Hampshire State Police said a 2016 Dodge 2500 pickup truck collided with the riders. Authorities have identified the truck driver as Volodoymyr Zhukovskyy of West Springfield, Massachusetts. Randolph is about a two-hour drive north of Concord, the state's capital. Bill Brown, a 73-year-old Vietnam veteran and motorcyclist, arrived at the scene near a gentle curve in the road to put down flags, calling the victims "brothers in arms", vowing to keep riding and expressing shock.
Colin Kahl , the former national security adviser to then-Vice President Joe Biden, said that US actions to take out even a few targets inside Iran - such as radars or air defense systems - would likely prompt a "large-scale" response by Tehran.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and China's President Xi Jinping reached a consensus on "important issues", and agreed to build on their countries' friendly relations "whatever the global situation", North Korean state media reported.
The visit, the first by a Chinese leader in 14 years, comes a week before Xi and US President Donald Trump meet at the G20 summit in Osaka amid an ongoing trade dispute. China, which fought alongside the North in the Korean War, remains Pyongyang's and Kim dynasty's main diplomatic and economic backer despite tensions over the nuclear issue.
Navy drone . Trump also told reporters he would impose more penalties against Iran with some implemented "slowly" and some "more rapidly", before departing for Camp David , Md., on Saturday. Pentagon video footage showed a smoke trail from the surveillance aircraft following a missile strike on the drone, which it says was flying over worldwide waters.
The Miami Herald couldn't confirm whether plans have changed. So what these mayors and governors are doing is issuing declarations stating that they stand on the side of people breaking the law and not law enforcement. Administration officials said the deportation plans have been under consideration for months, but immigration officials said earlier this week that raids on migrant families were not imminent.
The strikes, in retaliation for the shooting down of a U.S. drone, would have put the two countries on the brink of war, with both leaders taking an increasingly belligerent stance. -Iran tension doesn't intensify. The US special representative on Iran, Brian Hook, accused Tehran of rejecting diplomatic overtures to deescalate regional tensions.
Booker, though he may have been personally offended by Biden's recollection, clearly magnified the long-ago offense and the current comments for political gain. He rose to become its chairman, presiding over, among other things, the confirmation of Anthony Kennedy in 1998 and Clarence Thomas in 1991. " He repeatedly demonstrates that he is out of step with the values of the modern Democratic Party".
The military official said Iran chose not to target the plane carrying people. He said that he hoped that Iran "is smart and cares about its people", in an apparent threat to the country's leaders. He was executed at the Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj, west of Tehran , without providing further details. Trump insisted it is up to the Iranian leadership how the current crisis plays out.
The U.S. said its RQ-4A Global Hawk was shot down Thursday over worldwide waters in the Strait of Hormuz, not inside Iranian airspace. Iran said on Saturday it would respond firmly to any USA threat, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported, amid escalating tension between Tehran and Washington over the shooting down of an unmanned us drone by the Islamic Republic.
Carroll's descriptions of her encounter with Trump are the most explosive allegations in the book and will likely reignite the discussion over the president's treatment of women and the assault allegations that have been raised against him.
Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan, however, has been hesitant about elements of the operation, two sources familiar with his thinking told CNN. Agents are to take up to 2,000 families into custody that have received deportation orders, the Washington Post reports . "We agree that criminals, like unsafe gang members who came here illegally, should be deported immediately", Suarez said in a statement.
Nine people have died in a fiery plane crash on the north shore of the US Hawaiian island Oahu while on a skydiving trip, officials said. "It is very hard", he said. "At this time our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of the victims", he wrote. This is a breaking news story and as new information comes in, we will update this post.
Britain's Foreign Office said Middle East minister Andrew Murrison would raise concerns about "Iran's regional conduct and its threat to cease complying with the nuclear deal" during a visit to Tehran on Sunday. Singapore Airlines echoed Qantas and the other long-haul operators transiting over Iran, saying that some of its "flights may be taking slightly longer routings to avoid the affected Strait of Hormuz area".
The whole Tory Party membership will now vote for their preferred leader, after a hustings tour of the country, with the result expected by July 22. Johnson has maintained the lead throughout the voting process and is seen as a shoo-in to win the leadership contest and replace Theresa May as the next British Prime Minister.
He's not affiliated with any of the campaigns. "I question (Trump's) racial sensitivity, a whole bunch of things about his character. but we worked together". That's where this coming from. Divisions also emerged in Biden's campaign over how he should handle such situations. It certainly should commit to not using those examples going forward.
Elizabeth Warren all are scheduled to take the stage at the Telemundo Center at the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials presidential candidate forum. On Tuesday, he launched his re-election bid in Florida , a swing state that he must win. Following two weeks of machine and manual recounts, allegations of voter fraud and uncounted ballots, former Republican Rep.
It's unclear what type of e-cigarette was involved in the incident. A study published in 2018 estimates that between 2015 and 2017, over 2,000 e-cigarette explosion and burn injuries sent users to USA hospital emergency departments. The flame burns required wound care and skin grafts, the doctors wrote. Recent research found 2000 e-cigarette explosions and burn injuries sent users to US hospital emergency departments from 2015-2017.