While there may be some gray area on the amount of force Acosta used, there is no doubt that his behavior toward the intern was rude. Wallace appeared on Fox News host Dana Perino's afternoon program where he called Acosta's approach more of an argument than a question.
Police shoot a man lunging at them with a knife on Melbourne's Bourke Street. The message over the loudspeakers says: "This is Victoria Police, please evacuate the area". The Victoria Police took to Twitter to update on the situation. A man was arrested at the scene and has been taken to hospital under police guard in a critical condition.
French-speaking tourists launched a dinghy from their yacht and rescued Chritidis, O'Connell said. "The experience of the last three months has shown this is an area where people are in the water, so it's important that we have some sort of protection measures", he said on Tuesday.
He confirmed reports that evacuees had to abandon their vehicles as they fled the scene. "People started getting out of their vehicles and running". It's very surreal. The fire forced the evacuation of patients from Paradise's main hospital to hospitals in Oroville and Chico. It's the second time Hall has fled a California fire, she said.
And in Tennessee, Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn defeated former Gov. Phil Bredesen, a top Democratic recruit. Among those expected were Trump's adult children, White House aides, Republican officials and presidential friends. Trump also took little responsibility for the House, saying his focus was on saving the Senate. Cuomo's decisive win and his targeting of Trump is once again fueling speculation that he might run for president in 2020.
Mr Whitaker can now assume control of the Mueller inquiry, which has been overseen by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein until now. "Clearly, Attorney General Sessions doesn't have the confidence of the president". In a July 10, 2017, appearance on CNN, Whitaker shrugged off the idea that the Trump Tower meeting could be part of a criminal conspiracy. As part of Whitaker's new role as the head official at the Justice Department , he will oversee the Russian Federation probe and the ...
The AD followed Boeing's issuing of an operations manual bulletin (OMB), asking 737 MAX operators to remind pilots of how to handle "erroneous" information from the aircraft's angle of attack sensors. The Boeing 737 Max 8 had its first flight in January 2016. The device was replaced in Bali after pilots reported a problem with airspeed reading, the Indonesian transportation safety regulator said Wednesday.
Ocasio-Cortez' victory over Republican Anthony Pappas , an economics professor, had been widely expected since the Democratic primary in June, when she scored an unanticipated upset over 10-term U.S. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota and Rashida Tlaib from MI became the first two Muslim women to win election to Congress. They include veterans, a former Central Intelligence Agency operative, a teacher who grew up the daughter of a drug addict, a one-time bartender and dozens of first-time ...
Rep. Matt Gaetz, a Fort Walton Beach Republican, told The News Service of Florida on Tuesday night. DeSantis becomes the sixth consecutive Republican elected as Florida governor. Bill Nelson , D-Fla., Tuesday in Orlando. Scott has declared victory , but Nelson has yet to concede. He has benefited from the support of President Trump , who has held multiple rallies to back his campaign, and current governor Rick Scott.
She previously had two bouts with cancer and had a stent placed to open a blocked artery in 2014. More details to follow ... Ginsburg was hospitalized Thursday morning for three broken ribs. Ginsburg leads the court's liberal wing. She has also reportedly hired law clerks through 2020, sending the message that she plans on sticking around.
The midterm elections should ensure that even Mr Trump with his dismissive attitude to political tradition understands that. Overall, more voters disapproved of Trump's job performance than approved - a finding that is largely consistent with recent polling.
Yesterday, voters in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania backed Democratic candidates for both governor and the Senate . US President Donald Trump has said he is ready to work with Democrats after they won control of the House of Representatives in mid-term elections.
And his own onstage joke about the " fake news " in attendance was not meant to include his Fox News colleagues, Hannity wanted to clear up. He was speaking before a frantic final day of campaigning that included rallies in Ohio, Indiana, and Missouri, where he was introduced by radio personality Rush Limbaugh.
Multiple people were seen being led out of the bar by deputies. Police in the U.S. are responding to reports of a shooting at a bar in Thousand Oaks, California . There were reports of more gunfire as officers responded. The status of the gunman has not yet been confirmed, but police said they did not believe there was a wider threat to the public.
Pressley was the first black woman on Boston's City Council, and she defeated 10-term incumbent Michael Capuano in the Democratic primary. A projected win for Tennessee Republican Senator-elect Marsha Blackburn came the same night as the projected loss for North Dakota Democratic Sen.
Rejecting White House entreaties not to do so, Mr Sessions stepped aside from overseeing the Federal Bureau Investigation's probe of potential collusion between the Trump presidential campaign and Russian Federation. He has also publicly mused how one might go about eviscerating the Mueller investigation without formally disbanding the whole operation. In a sign of how Whitaker would handle the Mueller investigation if he does take oversight, he notably authored a piece for CNN last ...
Shanann, Bella and Celeste were reported missing August 13 from their home in Frederick, a town of about 8600 people about 50 kilometres north of Denver. Their bodies were found hidden in a Colorado oil field, news accounts say, with Shannan Watts buried in a shallow grave and the girls dumped into an oil tank.
It is the latest in a series of leaks from Turkish officials orchestrated to keep up the pressure on Saudi Arabia and ensuring that the killing is not covered up. "All what we want right now is to bury him in Al-Baqi [cemetery] in Medina with the rest of his family", Salah Khashoggi, 35, said. "I think it is Saudi Arabia's responsibility to find out what happened to Khashoggi's body and inform us about it, as the 15-man team are still in Saudi Arabia", Mr.
Voters in four states are casting ballots on measures to legalize marijuana Tuesday, further testing the Trump administration's stance on the subject following the federal government's reversal of Obama-era law enforcement policies. Transgender rights . Voters in MA said yes to Question 3, which upholds a 2016 state law allowing transgender people to use the public facilities, including restrooms and locker rooms, of the gender they identify with, WBUR reports.
One woman said in a police report that Beierle grabbed her while she was at a soda fountain and she "thought it may have been her boyfriend at first". Scott Paul Beierle then fatally shot himself inside the studio. His likeness matches that of a man in a video expressing hate towards black people.
Before the amendment passed, more than one in every five African Americans in Florida (21%) was unable to vote, according to the Sentencing Project . The passage of Amendment Four with support of 64 percent of voters could reverberate beyond Florida into the 2020 presidential election due to the outsize role the battleground state often plays in deciding close national elections.
The hotly contested Arizona Senate race between Republican Martha McSally and Democrat Kyrsten Sinema will come down to election day turnout, according to a new poll released late Sunday by OH Predictive Insights and ABC15. McSally and Sinema have both remade themselves politically. McSally, 52, is a onetime Trump critic who has embraced the president since his election.
The figures bode well for Election Day turnout on Tuesday. "In the 2016 president election, we had 1,700", Brooke County Clerk Sylvia Benzo said. Elected officials are begging voters to courageous the storm, whether that means rainy conditions or any issues at polling places to cast their votes.
But that did not happen. "That said , European business had higher hopes for what had been marketed by the Chinese government as a milestone event", chamber vice president Carlo D'Andrea said. This is China's first global import expo. "We've taken the toughest-ever action to crack down on China's abusive trade practices". Chinese President Xi Jinping was on hand to deliver a keynote speech at the opening ceremony.
But Senator Bob Corker, the chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said the Trump administration deserves credit for re-imposing sanctions and dramatically reducing Iran's oil exports and revenues. "Today the enemy (the United States) is targeting our economy ... the main target of sanctions is our people", Rouhani said. The U.S. restored sanctions on Iran's oil industry this week that had been lifted under the 2015 nuclear accord, which President Donald Trump withdrew from in ...
An image taken from video posted online by Cameroonian separatists shows members of the Red Dragons group, one of several insurgent groups staging attacks in the name of establishing an independent, English-speaking state of "Ambazonia" in north and southwest Cameroon.
Democratic congressional candidate Ilhan Omar reacts after appearing at her midterm election night party in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Nov. 6, 2018. Among those elected was Somali-American, Ilhan Omar , who easily won the election in Minnesota district.
United States prosecutors say that as the head of the Sinaloa Cartel, Guzman directed the global trafficking of multi-ton shipments of drugs, including heroin, cocaine, marijuana and methamphetamine. The mammoth trial in a Brooklyn federal court, which will cost millions of dollars and is expected to last more than four months, will see Chapo, one of the world's most notorious criminals, face the USA justice system.
The girl, who was charged with first-degree intentional homicide, appeared in court Monday morning. The driver accused in the hit-and-run deaths of three Wisconsin Girl Scouts and one of their mothers is expected to be formally charged Tuesday morning.
The loss of the House is a serious blow to Trump who must now brace for the novel experience of oversight from Capitol Hill with Democratic committee chairmen promising constraints on his power that the GOP never attempted. As Election Day unfolded, Democrats were increasingly confident, predicting they would pick up at least the 23 seats needed for a House majority on the strength of voter enthusiasm, robust fundraising and unusually fresh candidates.