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by | June 18, 2018 | 12:04

Prosecutors made the Manafort detention request on June 4, when they argued in court papers that he tried to tamper with two witnesses after he was indicted in Washington for a second time on February 23. Prosecutors say Manafort and Kilimnik tried to get the two witnesses to say that lobbying work carried out by clandestinely paid former politicians only occurred in Europe and not the USA, a contention the two witnesses said they knew to be false.

by | June 17, 2018 | 19:31

Two Wyandotte County sheriff's deputies who were mortally wounded Friday while transporting an inmate were hailed Saturday as heroes who sacrificed their lives in service to public safety. They are the third and fourth law enforcement officers from Kansas City, Kan ., or Wyandotte County to be killed in the line of duty the past three years.

by | June 17, 2018 | 19:31

President Ashraf Ghani said he would extend a government ceasefire on Saturday and urged the Taliban to do the same, garnering praise at home and worldwide backing, but critics said such overtures have allowed the Taliban to pour into cities unchecked and win the upper hand.

by | June 17, 2018 | 18:52

Cohen's lawyer, Brent Blakely, asked the U.S. Court in the Central District of California to prohibit Michael Avenatti from speaking publicly about a lawsuit he filed on behalf of Daniels in March, according to the court filing . Later in the day, a retired judge assisting in the document review recommended extending Friday's deadline to give Cohen's legal team an additional 10 days to review all the material.

by | June 17, 2018 | 17:46

Thereafter, Trudeau dubbed the trade tariffs as "insulting and unacceptable" and announced that the country would impose its own tariffs on US' goods in retaliation. Stocks closed in the red on Friday as the Trump administration moved to impose tariffs on China , Beijing fired back with and a looming OPEC meeting weighed on the energy sector.

by | June 15, 2018 | 12:28

Doctors Without Borders , which has staff aboard the SOS Mediterranee rescue ship Aquarius , said food and water would run out by Monday night and that some of the passengers were suffering from water in their lungs as well as chemical burns caused when gasoline mixes with seawater.

by | June 15, 2018 | 12:25

Terrorists shot at the Editor of Rising Kashmir newspaper Shujaat Bukhari in Press Colony in Srinagar city on Thursday. The pictures show the three attackers riding a bike with their faces covered. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh also expressed shock at the incident. "He would often fight for the issues of people through his columns and various discussions but alas this voice of people stands silenced today brutally", she said.

by | June 15, 2018 | 06:44

Pompeo added that the US was prepared to take action to provide North Korea with "sufficient certainty" that denuclearization "is not something that ends badly for them". But he says if diplomacy fails to move in the right direction, the sanctions "will increase". The US may also look for North Korea to declare the existence and location of all the elements of its nuclear program .

by | June 13, 2018 | 05:26

Following a formal welcoming ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in central Beijing , Mr Putin first with China's premier Li Keqiang, telling him that Russia-China trade and economic ties have "gained a good tempo, and we are looking for new spheres of co-operation".

by | June 13, 2018 | 03:46

Trump said he had formed a "very special bond" with Kim and that relationship with North Korea would be very different. Here are the full contents of that document. Kim called the sit-down a "good prelude for peace" and Trump pledged that "working together we will get it taken care of". Earlier today, when the contents of the documents remained maddeningly vague , Kim assured reporters that "the world will see a major change".

by | June 13, 2018 | 03:35

In July 2017, the time of their last financial disclosure, the couple reported joint income of at least 19 million dollars from business ventures and another 80 million dollars in real estate and other revenue between January 2016 and early 2017.

by | June 13, 2018 | 02:30

At the conclusion of the historic summit , Mr. Trump said he'll freeze so-called "war games" with South Korea as negotiations with Mr. Kim continue. Richard Haass, president of the Council on Foreign Relations, said it was "troubling" that Trump had agreed to suspend joint drills without making any reference to North Korea dialing back its conventional military threat.

by | June 11, 2018 | 16:41

Neighbours told the station that Cheeks had recently purchased two German Shepherd puppies and the kennels were meant for them. And indeed, it was around 95 degrees on the day that the children were seen in the pet kennels. I only met her like once maybe twice. "It's a huge mistake, get some help yeah but put her in jail, it's hard to say", he added. Arresting officers noted there being no air conditioning vents in the back of the vehicle with the children telling police they became hot.

by | June 11, 2018 | 10:54

In the lead up to the summit, North Korea rejected any unilateral nuclear disarmament, and KCNA's reference to denuclearisation of the peninsula has historically meant that Pyongyang wants the United States to remove its "nuclear umbrella" protecting South Korea and Japan.

by | June 10, 2018 | 13:15

West also revealed that she herself broke the news to Johnson over the phone. It also said that she has accepted responsibility for her behavior and has been a model prisoner. Johnson was sentenced to life without the possibility of parole, and appellate courts and the U.S. Supreme Court had denied her appeals. As clemency petitions work their way through the system, the president routinely denies the "vast majority" of requests, a White House official said.

by | June 10, 2018 | 10:47

At stake is the risk of tit-for-tat tariffs between the major western economies turning into an unrestrained trade war. We responded from the very beginning that such personal meetings were not just a possibility but were useful ... President Obama duly left such a letter for President Trump , as President Bush did eight years earlier. Before leaving Washington this morning, Mr Trump caused fresh controversy by suggesting Russian Federation should be invited back into the G7, to reform ...

by | June 08, 2018 | 16:42

John McCain's brain cancer, which triggered widespread backlash. The comment ignited a firestorm of criticism, with many demanding Sadler's firing. Sadler was a special assistant to the president, responsible for putting together talking points for administration allies, the network reported .

by | June 08, 2018 | 16:29

USA doctors later diagnosed that first employee, who the State Department evacuated from the Guangzhou-based consulate in April, with brain trauma. The US state department said several government employees working in Guangzhou had been sent back to the US to be evaluated.

by | June 08, 2018 | 15:47

Also on Tuesday, NBC reported that "border agents and child welfare workers are running out of space to shelter children who have been separated from their parents", and that out of the 550 children who have now been held longer than 72 hours, 300 were under the age of 12.

by | June 07, 2018 | 15:00

Trump is levying tariffs on the metals, starting Friday, on imports from Canada, Mexico and the European Union. Galimberti says American steel continues to flow into Canada tariff-free while Canadian steel now faces tariffs south of the border.