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by | March 17, 2017 | 01:43

The oversight committee received the documents earlier this month from Flynn's speaker's bureau, Leading Authorities, after Wall Street Journal makes special mention of how Flynn still retained his top-secret level security clearance at the time, which was after he was terminated from his position as Defense Intelligence Agency head.

by | March 17, 2017 | 01:40

Tillerson, whose middle name is Wayne, used the Wayne Tracker account on the Exxon system from at least 2008 through 2015, Schneiderman said. Tillerson received thousands of emails a day from climate change activists and others at his regular address - Rex.W.Tillerson@ExxonMobil.com - and that made it hard to parse which messages were important to promptly address Exxon's business operations, Jeffers said.

by | March 17, 2017 | 01:31

Setting up a potential conflict with California officials over air pollution and climate change, the Trump administration began the process Wednesday of rolling back rules created to limit emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases from automobiles.

by | March 17, 2017 | 01:30

The budget request , which bolsters DHS funding by 6.8 percent while making deep cuts to other agencies and departments, also calls for deepened cooperation between the government and the private sector on cybersecurity. Nita Lowey, the ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) and other top Democrats warned GOP leaders this week that they are willing to risk a shutdown fight to block the wall.

by | March 16, 2017 | 00:48

The number of children killed in the war is the highest tally since UNICEF has verified the number of deaths in the conflict. "I wanted to become a doctor but perhaps I won't become anything because our school was attacked", 6-year-old Ahmad is quoted as saying.

by | March 16, 2017 | 00:47

Geert Wilders , the divisive figure at the head of this anti-immigration euroskeptic party, has led the opinion polls for the last few months and was favourite to win the popular vote. "This patriotic revolution, whether today or tomorrow, will take place", he said in the capital, The Hague. Most attention is on the Freedom Party, which most other parties have said they would refuse to join in a coalition.

by | March 16, 2017 | 00:44

He is hoping Paris city hall, which funded the renovation of Jean-Bouin for about 160 million euros ($224.34 million) and receives a 1.3 million euro ($1.82 million) yearly rent from Stade Francais and Ligue 2 soccer club Red Star, will fight the merger.

by | March 15, 2017 | 01:19

Trump appears to have adopted friendlier positions toward Israel than his predecessor, including a vague stance on Palestinian statehood and a more lenient approach to settlements. In a tweet following the discussion, Greenblatt said , "President Abbas & I discussed how to make progress toward peace, building capacity of Palestinian security forces & stopping incitement".

by | March 15, 2017 | 01:19

The attorney general of NY said worldwide students from the six designated countries enrolled in local institutions were worth an estimated $28.8 million to the state's economy in 2015. Plaintiff Ismail Elshikh, a Hawaii resident who argued that the ban would affect plans for his Syrian mother-in-law to visit his family, has no standing because his mother-in-law has not yet been denied a visa, the motion says.

by | March 15, 2017 | 01:17

Tran was charged late Saturday in a District of Columbia federal court with "entering or remaining in restricted grounds while using or carrying a unsafe weapon". "And I'll tell ya - I love the Secret Service, I love the men and women there, the rank-and-file agents are the best people I've ever met - but the management is an absolute disaster".

by | March 15, 2017 | 01:15

Thirteen policy advisers and other officials at the presidential Blue House tendered their resignations to Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn, who serves as government caretaker, on Monday. There was no immediate comment from Ms Park. Three people died and dozens were injured in violent clashes between Park's supporters and police following Friday's court ruling.

by | March 15, 2017 | 01:12

India's former defense minister and BJP leader Manohar Parrikar who is set to be sworn in as Goa's chief minister on Tuesday. A number of Congress's senior leaders rued losing Goa to BJP, which, many, believe happened because AICC general secretary Digvijaya Singh did not fast-track steps to stake claim to form the government.

by | March 15, 2017 | 01:12

Since Sunday, the hunt has been on for one more legislator so that the BJP can prove its majority if invited to form government. Rubbishing the Congress' charge that the BJP's forming the government in Goa was immoral, Parrikar said that while the BJP got fewer seats, no party had got a majority in the state.

by | March 14, 2017 | 00:47

Eastern Mosul was liberated by government forces in January. "We're moving on the old bridge. and then we will free that area and hopefully in a few days we'll liberate the west side of Mosul", said one Iraqi captain. Almost 100,000 people have been displaced since the operation to liberate western Mosul began last month, according to Iraq's Ministry of Migration and Displaced.

by | March 14, 2017 | 00:47

Chief Judge Made Pasek rejected Ms Connor's claim that all she did was separate her British boyfriend David Taylor and Wayan Sudarsa on the night of the deadly fight in August a year ago. The two, who had denied murder, were arrested in August previous year after the policeman's body was found on Kuta beach with wounds to his head and neck.

by | March 14, 2017 | 00:46

Carlos the Jackal, once the most sought-after criminal in the world, is to stand trial in Paris, accused of a 1974 grenade attack in the city. Three judges will preside over the trial for the Drugstore Publicis attack which was located in Saint-Germain-des-Prés.

by | March 14, 2017 | 00:45

UC owns a 7-4 lead in its series with SMU, including a 6-0 mark in Cincinnati. The Bearcats have won five of eight games since both teams joined The American. Defensively, SMU is yielding 59.9 points per game against the opposing teams. UConn was whistled for 32 fouls, and Cincinnati converted on 38 of 46 free throw attempts, coming away with just enough to thwart the Huskies' second-half comeback attempt.

by | March 14, 2017 | 00:43

The national average during the same month was 4.8 percent. One private industry showing the most growth was services, which includes fix and maintenance; personal and laundry services; and religious, grantmaking, civic and professional organizations.

by | March 13, 2017 | 01:29

US Military commanders have said they would like greater freedom to make decisions on the ground on how best to fight ISIS. But the SDF now believes they have the strength in numbers to take Daesh's self-declared capital. Syria requested that the U.N. Security Council pressure Turkey to pull out its "invasion forces" from Manbij on Friday, a day after Ankara said it would attack any Syrian Kurdish YPG forces in their way.

by | March 13, 2017 | 01:28

Police are now investigating both incidents. We will find whoever is responsible for this and bring them to justice. The incident marks the second time the JCC has been targeted by threats this week. Officers said the threat claimed a bomb would go off at the center at 2:30 p.m. There have also been threats recently against other Jewish institutions, as well as vandalism at several Jewish cemeteries.