He had previously said he was "embarrassed and ashamed" of his actions when responding to to Tweeden's accusation. Dupuy, a liberal columnist, wrote in The Atlantic that she believed Franken's accusers because she said he groped her at a 2009 Media Matters party .
Hope Hicks , one of President Trump's most trusted advisers, was warned by the Federal Bureau of Investigation that Russian government operatives repeatedly tried to reach her during the presidential transition, according to a report. "The Russian emails to Ms. Hicks occurred six months after the F.B.I. had begun investigating possible connections between Mr. Trump's associates and Russia ", the Times reported about Russian operatives' emails to Hicks during the presidential transition.
Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri, slammed Trump decision to recognize Al-Quds ac the capital of the Israeli regime, saying the move "will complicate the peace process even more", adding it posed yet another challenge to the tense Middle East.
Republicans and Democrats are deeply divided in views of possible wrongdoing by senior administration officials, as well as in confidence in Mueller to conduct a fair investigation. Eighteen percent believe there were probably no improper contacts, and 17 percent said there definitely were not. Forty-four percent of Republicans are at least somewhat confident in the fairness of the the investigation.
Paul Manafort's lawyers filed court papers on Thursday acknowledging that Manafort had been working on a draft editorial about his work, but they argued that Manafort did not violate a judge's order that he not make public statements that could prejudice the case.
His visit comes amid high tensions on the Korean Peninsula following North Korea's intercontinental ballistic missile launch last Wednesday. "The only question left is when the war will break out", the official stressed. The American B-1B bomber, also referred as the "Bone", is a heavy strategic bomber capable of delivering non-precision gravity bombs. The Pentagon said it has "no intent" to move any dependants out of the country.
Gloria Allred , Nelson's attorney, said at a news conference today that a handwriting expert found the signature authentic. "And he signed it ' Roy Moore D.A'". Moore has denied the accusations of pedophilia and sexual harassment, and on Friday, he tweeted , "Now she herself admits to lying". During a news conference in Atlanta Friday afternoon, Nelson again appeared alongside Allred and doubled down on her accusations against Moore.
The source who received the email also paraphrased the sender's mail this way: "Don't forget I'm the guy who got you this information.I should be considered for Ambassador to Japan". CBS News published a photo of the email - which did not include any information on the date it was sent. WaPo reports that the email sent to the Trump administration was not sent on September 4, days before the leak went public, but on September 14, one day afterwards.
Meadows says they want to avoid distractions from the tax bill Republicans plan to push through Congress this month. The group is convening to continue negotiations on critical end-of-year spending legislation, with Democrats and Republicans deeply divided on defence and immigration priorities.
Pantone says , "Ultra Violet communicates originality, ingenuity and visionary thinking that points us toward the future" - all things the Ravens will need as they continue the hunt for a spot in the playoffs (and face their archrivals, the Pittsburgh Steelers , on Sunday night).
The newly invented offence of "unlawful interference" is defined as conduct harmful to the national interest, which is not now covered by treason or espionage. Unlike the USA and many other countries that ban foreign donations, Australian law has never distinguished between donors from Australia and overseas.
A video posted on the TGFbro channel on December 7, with the catchy title of 'I cemented my head in a microwave and emergency services came. The man has since been identified as YouTube personality Jay Swingler and the stunt was part of the TGFbro channel's "extreme Christmas calendar, ' in which Swingler and his friend set each other challenges in the countdown to December 25".
Palestinian officials reportedly say they will not meet with Vice President Pence when he travels to the region later this month, following the Trump administration's change in policy toward Jerusalem. Mr Trump's move to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel sparked Palestinian protests, sporadic clashes and a call for a new intifada as fears grew of fresh bloodshed in the region.
Imports jumped 17.7 percent year-on-year to $177.1 billion, leaving a monthly trade surplus of $40.2 billion. The predictions had been conservative largely because of recent tighter rules for heavily polluting Chinese companies. The rebound in imports come as China's yuan has fallen 2.8 percent against the dollar since hitting its 2017 peak on September 8. Chinese exports to the US rose 14.3 percent and imports increased 4.2 percent.
Jibril Rajoub, a senior official in President Abbas's ruling Fatah party, said Mr Pence was "unwelcome in Palestine" and would not meet the Palestinian leader in Bethlehem on December 19. The US has warned the Palestinians against cancelling talks with Vice President Mike Pence after Washington recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
The Pretoria High Court ruled that President Zuma was "clearly conflicted" by outstanding allegations against him and should therefore not have been allowed to appoint the national director of public prosecutions Shaun Abrahams. "We must know that business will always want to advance its own interests, but the ANC must refuse to be subjected to the interest of business that makes it deviate from its own policies because the ANC's policy are there to advance our people as a whole".
Last month, Pakistan foreign office had said that it will allow Jadhav to meet his wife. Indian officials have also been informed about the decision in this regard, added the spokesperson. Pakistan claims that its security forces arrested him from restive Balochistan province on March 3 a year ago after he reportedly entered from Iran.
The alleged deal is said to have allowed the suspects to be interviewed by Argentine magistrates in Tehran rather than in Buenos Aires. Judge Claudio Bonadio asked lawmakers to remove Kirchner's immunity from arrest, which she gained when she was sworn in as a senator last week.
Thursday and last through noon Friday. Central Georgia is not under any watches, or warnings (as of now). The precipitation will then taper off late Friday night into Saturday morning. However, if we do see some light accumulations in a few areas, there could be a dusting of light snow mainly on grassy surfaces and elevated areas, again mainly in the western and northern Midlands.
The celebrated wine country in the northern part of the state was hit by wind-driven wildfires in October that killed at least 43 people, forced some 10,000 to flee their homes and consumed at least 245,000 acres (9,900 hectares) north of the San Francisco Bay area.