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by | October 15, 2018 | 20:29

O'Rourke raised $10.4 million in the second quarter. The three-term congressman far outstripped Republican incumbent Sen. The previous record for quarterly fundraising for a Senate candidate was held by former U.S. His totals through September 30 broke quarterly Senate fundraising records for non-self-funded campaigns. SMU Political Science Professor Matthew Wilson says while O'Rourke's fundraising is headline-grabbing, it's not everything.

by | October 15, 2018 | 20:11

She was freed when police stormed the shop. Police tweeted that the hostage was slightly injured and was now being treated. "We are in contact with the man", police spokesman Christoph Gilles told broadcaster n-tv at the time. Cologne train station has been cleared of passengers with local police reporting a hostage situation underway nearby. DW's Dana Regev reported that two shots had been fired inside the station.

by | October 15, 2018 | 18:59

But in Warren's telling, this distant genetic inheritance had profound implications for her immediate family. Warren's identity was allegedly not known to Bustamante during the analysis . That issue has been raised by the White House as well, with press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders saying during one briefing, "What most people find offensive is Sen.

by | October 15, 2018 | 17:43

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday, October 8, called for a thorough and open probe by Washington's ally Saudi Arabia into the disappearance of journalist and Riyadh critic Jamal Khashoggi. The footage from Istanbul's Atatürk Airport purportedly shows Saudi intelligence officers entering and leaving on two private jets. At 5:32 p.m., cameras show Khashoggi's fiancée, Hatice Cengiz, outside the police barricades of the consulate, speaking into her cellphone.

by | October 15, 2018 | 14:57

The bodies of four South Korean climbers, two Nepalese guides and another unidentified person was discovered by villagers that trekked to the base camp. The CAC official said a Korean Air flight carrying the bodies of the climbers will arrive at South Korea's Incheon International Airport early Wednesday.

by | October 14, 2018 | 23:57

Three deaths were reported in Marianna, in Jackson County, Florida, Sheriff Lou Roberts told a news conference on Friday afternoon. The destruction has been especially severe in Mexico Beach , where the water, sewage and communications systems were destroyed, which could take months to fix.

by | October 14, 2018 | 23:42

But Francis has asked Wuerl to remain as the archdiocese's apostolic administrator - akin to an interim manager - until a successor is named. In his letter accepting the resignation, Francis said he recognized that, in asking to retire, Wuerl had put the interests and unity of his flock ahead of his own ambitions.

by | October 14, 2018 | 23:39

While other countries with stronger human rights records were voted in - such as Argentina, Czech Republic and Denmark - the addition of those with poor records was cited as evidence by Haley that the USA was right to withdraw from the body earlier this year.

by | October 14, 2018 | 23:32

This is a case where so many women are saying something. The two allegations appeared to have touched a nerve among many women in media. "There is definitely backlash, but journalists are not going away - especially women journalists - and keeping this issue in the spotlight will help us move forward", Smith said.

by | October 14, 2018 | 22:45

This is the third named storm of the season. A spokesman for the airport said five departure flights and five arrivals were cancelled as a result of the gale force winds. Rail services to Drogheda, Dundalk and Belfast have been suspended because of a tree on the line at Donabate in Dublin. The MET Office has issued a yellow weather warning for the area and says people can expect delays to their journeys.

by | October 13, 2018 | 00:45

Four U.S. Senators, including Republican Lindsay Graham and Democrat Jeanne Shaheen, released a joint statement saying Brunson's release would "help improve U.S. Brunson told the court on Friday that he is " an innocent man ". WND reported last week Brunson's lawyer petitioned Turkey's highest court to release the pastor from house arrest.

by | October 13, 2018 | 00:41

Cardinal Wuerl replaced Cardinal McCarrick as Washington's archbishop after he retired in 2006. When Pope Francis says Wuerl can "justify" these moral crimes, which he then writes off as mere "mistakes", he's not aiding Wuerl to make the acts of contrition that are necessary for Wuerl to confess and be absolved from these sins of his.

by | October 11, 2018 | 23:06

Today's unseasonably warm weather will be replaced by the strong winds and heavy rain felt at the beginning of the week as we head into Friday and Saturday. Stay away from exposed coastal areas for the period of the ORANGE warning. The AA is advising motorists to reduce speed accordingly to improve their ability to maintain control of their vehicle when driving through areas affected by Storm Callum .

by | October 11, 2018 | 22:59

Khashoggi went to the consulate to procure paperwork certifying that he had divorced his wife, in order to marry his fiancé, Hatice Cengiz , who is a Turkish national. So, nobody is surprised to see that a Saudi journalist, who did not support the crown prince, would be punished in the most violent way. Trying to stay calm, I immediately called Yasin Aktay, an adviser to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and one of Jamal's oldest friends.

by | October 10, 2018 | 08:28

A hurricane warning is in effect for Florida cities including Tallahassee, Panama City, Apalachicola and Pensacola. A tropical storm watch has been issued from South Santee River South Carolina to Duck North Carolina, including Pamlico and Albemarle Sounds.

by | October 10, 2018 | 04:36

Kim also brought up the interactions between the North Korean leader and Roman Catholic Archbishop Hyginus Kim Hee-joong at Mt. Paektu last month, who was invited to join the South Korean delegation alongside President Moon. Pompeo was in Tokyo for talks with Japanese officials ahead of his trip to North Korea. Pompeo told South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Sunday his latest trip to Pyongyang was "another step forward " to denuclearisation, but there were "many steps along the way".

by | October 10, 2018 | 03:58

The Post said it obtained this image from a "person close to the investigation". The Saudi government has denied the allegation. A Turkish police officer stands guard outside the Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul , Turkey October 9, 2018.

by | October 10, 2018 | 03:55

Haley also reported debt on two credit cards as liabilities, one with between $10,000 and $15,000 owed on it, the other with $15,000 to $50,000 owed. "It was a blessing to go into the United Nations every day with body armour", Haley said, saying her job was to defend America on the world stage. Senior White House officials have held discussions with the former deputy national security advisor Dina Powell about replacing the outgoing Nikki Haley as the next USA ambassador to the ...

by | October 09, 2018 | 09:47

Ohio's capital city, population 860,000, will be open for business Monday after observing Columbus Day probably "for as long as it had been in existence", said Robin Davis, a spokeswoman for Democratic Mayor Andrew Ginther. The choice to honor indigenous people on the overlapping federal holiday is not a coincidence, the mayor of Tacoma, Washington, Victoria Woodards, has said , while noting the city's efforts to engender better relations with the area's Puyallup Nation people.

by | October 09, 2018 | 09:42

Protesters flooded the capital in the days ahead of the vote, and clashed with Republican lawmakers in an effort to sway their votes, and initially appeared to have some success. Three female GOP senators - Iowa's Jodi Ernst, West Virginia's Shelley Moore Capito and Mississippi's Cindy Hyde-Smith - sat directly behind Collins as she spoke.

by | October 09, 2018 | 05:57

And then on Sunday, there was a tease of an Instagram post on the account of SullyHWBush, the adorable Labrador owned by former president George H.W. Bush , the bride's grandfather. Coyne is an actor and screenwriter whose credits include " Jarhead " and "Snowtown". Barbara Bush, 36 , is the co-founder and chair of Global Health Corps .

by | October 09, 2018 | 05:02

The final vote took place Saturday afternoon as the president was flying to Kansas aboard Air Force One, and he invited traveling reporters to his private office to watch the climactic roll call, which was interrupted several times by protesters in the Senate galleries before Capitol Police removed them.

by | October 09, 2018 | 04:12

He described Kavanaugh as "a man that did nothing wrong, a man that was caught up in a hoax that was set up by the Democrats, using the Democrats" lawyers'. Last week, the Federal Bureau of Investigation completed a report on sexual misconduct allegations against Mr Kavanaugh - but the findings have not been released to the public.

by | October 08, 2018 | 10:35

I commend the party leadership and the Convention Planning Committee for giving us one of the best primary elections in Nigeria's history. Governor Okowa in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Charles Aniagwu in Asaba, expressed optimism that having won the party's ticket, the former vice president would leverage on his track record as an entrepreneur and great employer of labour to grow the nation's economy.

by | October 08, 2018 | 10:27

He and Biegun both said they expected meetings at the working level to begin soon and become quite frequent before the next summit. Pompeo has denied there's any daylight between him and Trump. It has not taken any steps to halt nuclear weapons or missile development. "None of these have addressed the core task on denuclearization, which is declaration, verification and timeline", said Victor Cha, the Korea chair at CSIS who was at one point Trump's leading candidate for USA ambassador to ...

by | October 08, 2018 | 09:27

For people who are familiar with China's politics, this was a significant sign that Meng's political career was in jeopardy. The wife of the missing president of Interpol said Sunday her husband sent her an image of a knife before he disappeared during a trip to China, a symbol she took as his way of telling her he was in danger.

by | October 08, 2018 | 07:12

In his testimony, Kavanaugh said he could not answer questions about whether a president could pardon himself or whether a sitting president can be required to respond to a subpoena. Manchin have all announced they will vote to confirm Kavanaugh, paving the way for what will likely be the judge's confirmation. I believe he is a good man.

by | October 08, 2018 | 07:04

She will visit Malawi, Kenya and Egypt as well. Mrs. Trump opened her first extended global tour as first lady on Tuesday in the West African nation of Ghana. She reflected on the visit later at a meet-and-greet with embassy staff at the ambassador's residence. The first lady's run-in with the baby elephant was captured on video.

by | October 07, 2018 | 07:35

Anger and desperation among traumatized residents of Palu appeared to be simmering, with some outbreaks of looting. "We don't know for sure", he said. Media reports quoting disaster management officials said that the toll has risen to 1347 on Wednesday from Tuesday's figure of 844. "There is debris and rubbish everywhere, and it's hard for families to maintain hygiene standards, quite apart from getting access to food and clean drinking water for children and babies".

by | October 07, 2018 | 05:58

France launched its own investigation on Friday morning, according to the judicial official, who wasn't authorized to speak publicly and asked for anonymity. China has not commented officially on Meng's disappearance and there was no mention of him in official media on Saturday. When Meng was named Interpol's president in November 2016, human rights groups expressed concern that Beijing might try to leverage his position to pursue dissidents overseas.