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by | March 20, 2018 | 04:45

A spokesman for Carrey confirmed to The Associated Press that it is Carrey's painting , but would not confirm it is of Sanders. Others on social media regarded the portrait as an appropriate likeness of somebody who routinely lies from the podium.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:40

The Venezuelan government has been the subject of increased pressure and sanctions from overseas, including the United States and the European Union, for allegedly electoral fraud, corruption and causing widespread poverty. In response today, the Trump administration has released an executive order to make sure the cryptocurrency is included in the sanction as well. Reports had revealed just a few days ago that the United States government was planning to impose this ban and that it ...

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:41

Trump said the Chinese government had forced U.S. companies to transfer their intellectual property to China as a cost of doing business there. The practice, according to the White House's estimate , is costing USA companies $30 billion a year in intellectual property loss.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:34

At this time, a major snow storm is not expected, but enough snow will fall to create hazardous driving conditions and possibly power outages . The National Weather Service has issued winter storm and coastal flood watches ahead of Wednesday's storm.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:21

The most recent attack took place on March 9 when a suicide bomber blew himself up in a Shia area of Kabul , killing at least nine people. In the past year, insurgents have staged massive bombings in the Afghan capital, including one in January that killed more than 100 people and another in May 2017 near the German embassy.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:20

Following that report, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders tweeted that McMaster will not be leaving at this time. President Trump said Thursday in the Oval Office that news reports of a coming mass exodus from his White House are 'very false'.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:20

There was never really any doubt that the "rubber-stamp" parliament would not re-elected Mr Xi as president on Saturday, especially following the constitutional amendment a week earlier which lifted presidential term limits, allowing him to stay on indefinitely.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:21

Yedioth Ahronoth leads its coverage with the headline: "Ziv and Netanel: Plucked in a moment" and devotes most of its coverage to the emotional tributes by Daos and Kahalani's bereaved friends and family. The Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories (B'Tselem) has reported , on March 8, 2018, that Israel has demolished 13 housing units since the beginning of this year, rendering 19 Palestinians, including nine children, homeless.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:16

Alex Moffat played CNN anchor Anderson Cooper in the skit, interviewing Jeff Sessions ( Kate McKinnon ). "Next day you get fired by a man who used to sell steaks in the mail". This is probably why we see Hader laughing so much as he plays Stefon. Meanwhile, his assistant who complained he was a "bit forward", also resigned, "because I was so sorry at how it all turned out".

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:10

Patrick's Day is a popular holiday in the United States that is often associated with overindulgence in alcoholic beverages", the Los Angeles Police Department said in a statement. If you see someone who you believe is driving impaired, call police. Remember, it's not just about you! Take away the keys away from anyone who is thinking of driving impaired.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:10

In video footage recorded by Turkish soldiers following the victory, a Turkish commander said: "This is a gift primarily to those who were martyred on March 18, and also for 46 [Turkish Armed Forces] personnel, as well as Free Syrian Army soldiers martyred in this operation, especially for specialized sergeant Sukru Unlu and Major Mithat Dunca".

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:06

Video of what happened inside the school has not been released. They listed several factors, including that Cruz knowingly created a risk of death for many people and that the shooting was "especially heinous, atrocious or cruel". The bill was signed subsequently into law in direct defiance of the National Rifle Association (NRA); and marks the first successful gun control measure in Florida in more than 20 years.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:04

This week Britain announced that it would expel 23 Russian diplomats as punishment for Russia refusing to honour an ultimatum demanding the Kremlin explain how Novichok was transported to Britain. He said Russia's recent provocations need a tough response, including action against Russian oligarchs with questionable ties who have used London as a safe haven.

by | March 18, 2018 | 01:58

Canada's previous best Paralympic performance was the 19 medals won in 2010 in Vancouver. Despite the injury, she has continued to shine on the worldwide stage, claiming cross-country gold medals in the 1.1km sprint and today's 5km event.

by | March 18, 2018 | 01:51

The president declined to say how he would respond if he concluded that the special counsel had crossed that line. Asked if Mueller would be crossing a "red line" by looking into his finances and those of his family unrelated to Russia , Trump said he thought that would be "a violation" of Mueller's authority.

by | March 18, 2018 | 01:48

Andhra Pradesh chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu said in the state assembly: "We have quit NDA". He said the central government headed by the BJP was "not willing to implement the provisions in Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014, and the assurances, including Special Category Status, given by the party in Rajya Sabha".

by | March 17, 2018 | 01:59

While there is still no confirmation as to who will design Markle's wedding or style her for the big day, some have speculated on the flawless hairstyle for the future royal . "She can not start the process of becoming a United Kingdom citizen until she is married three years, and when she has acquired British citizenship, she will need to make a decision on whether or not she renounces her US citizenship".

by | March 17, 2018 | 02:00

Colleen Hanabusa about the preservation of confinement camps where Japanese-Americans were held during World War II. Zinke replied using a Japanese greeting typically spoken in the afternoon. "I think its still ‘ohayo gozaimasu, but thats okay", she said, using the phrase for " good morning ". There were strong reactions to Zinke's comments, but beyond that, some experts argue it's indicative of the lack of knowledge about Japanese-American history.

by | March 17, 2018 | 01:56

Click through for the top 10 countries, ranked by happiness. John Helliwell, a co-editor of the World Happiness Report and professor emeritus of economics at the University of British Columbia, noted all the top-10 nations scored highest in overall happiness and the happiness of immigrants.

by | March 17, 2018 | 01:52

In addition, the party also has the support of three independents, including Kunda MLA Raghuraj Pratap Singh alias Raja Bhaiyya. Four candidates-two each of the ruling BJP and two of the opposition Congress-were on Thursday declared elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha from Gujarat, on the last day of withdrawal of nominations .

by | March 16, 2018 | 02:05

He later said Tillerson was "feeling better" and would resume his schedule on Sunday. Chad's President Deby "expressed his incomprehension" about the ban during a meeting with Tillerson on Monday, Foreign Minister Chérif Mahamat Zene said.

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:09

Gourmands, merchants, cheapskates and a host of others may look forward to 3/14 as a chance to hawk their pie-related wares and get good sweet and savory deals. No coupon is necessary to build your own artisan pizza for the special price during the 5th annual nationwide pizza party. But Pi Day isn't limited to dessert.

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:03

Cold winds blowing in from the east will see temperatures drop back down to near freezing by the weekend. A yellow weather warning for snow and ice is also in place between 5pm on Friday until 9am on Saturday for the east of England. Liam Dutton, Channel 4 News' weatherman took to Twitter on March 11 and said: "Another burst of Siberian air may push westwards over Europe next weekend".

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:24

She feels that while many are saying "the ball is in Avigdor Lieberman's court", both Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman have the ability to prevent early elections. The military bill is backed by the ultra-Orthodox United Torah Judaism party, and is seen by its opponents - including Liberman and Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon - as giving the ultra-Orthodox sector a legal way to dodge the draft.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:19

Iran's Civil Aviation Organisation said the plane crashed at 6:09 pm (1439 GMT) on Sunday after the pilot had asked to descend due to a "technical problem". Huseyin Basaran, the company's third generation chief, is also the former deputy chairman of Turkey's Trabzonspor football team. The company grew out of northeastern Turkey's hazelnut trade and has since invested in multiple sectors including finance, construction, energy, cement, tourism, clothing and yachts.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:09

She was wearing her wedding dress, hands cuffed behind her back. Arizona has some of the strictest DUI laws in the country. One person was taken to hospital with minor injuries as a result of the crash, police said. Punishment is assured if a person's BAC is 0.08 percent or above, but Arizona law allows consequences if there is impairment "to the slightest degree".

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:07

Conaway, for instance, said the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting between senior campaign officials and a Russian lawyer where dirt on Clinton was promised was "ill advised". Conaway said the panel would release a "separate report on the analytical integrity" of the intelligence community's conclusions in the weeks ahead - though he said the panel agreed with the determination that Russian Federation used " active measures " to affect the 2016 election campaign.

by | March 13, 2018 | 11:16

Black Caps coach Mike Hesson is confident Ross Taylor will be fit for the first test against England in Auckland. Hales's tumbling effort at deep square leg set the standard, only for Bairstow to better it two balls later: a one-handed grab after scarpering along the boundary, within a whisker of the sponge, accounting for Tim Southee.

by | March 13, 2018 | 11:18

A move by Chinese companies to fill the void left by the proposed Qualcomm acquisition and dominate the making of 5G chips permitting faster data transmission would have significant security implications for the United States, the panel found.

by | March 13, 2018 | 11:16

Of the total passengers onboard, 33 were from Nepal , 32 from Bangladesh, one from China and one from the Maldives, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal. Survivor Sanam Shakya, who climbed out of a window of the smouldering plane, said he didn't realise the aircraft was in trouble until it hit the ground.