The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a longtime conflict monitor, last week said it had heard from senior Daesh leaders in Syria's Deir Ezzor province that al-Baghdadi was dead. "Simple as that", Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend told Pentagon reporters during a video briefing from Baghdad on July 11. The US, of course, has claimed to have killed Baghdadi several times.
In a statement Mat Staver, a lawyer for Ms. Davis, said his team was "pleased" that his client - and for that matter, the county - was not liable for the fees, but maintained that "the part of the ruling that finds the plaintiffs were prevailing parties is contrary to the law".
Mueller doesn't seem to be backing away because of Trump's pressure. Chuck Grassley , R-Iowa, and Dianne Feinstein , D-Calif., said the committee will not subpoena the two men to force them to testify publicly next week, though it could do so in the future.
Massachusetts Rep. James McGovern, in his remarks in a probe on alleged human rights violations in Duterte's war against drugs, said he intends to lead a protest once the Chief Executive visits the White House. AI said the US Congress should support the incredible efforts led by Philippine human rights defenders and the Commission on Human Rights. However, in April the us president, Donald Trump had invited his counterpart of the philippines in Washington.
YOU CAN'T WIN a golf tournament on the opening day, but you certainly can lose one. "It was the smart shot and it was really nice to capitalise on it". I'm trying to get back there and I'm doing everything I can. He said: "Everything felt the same, it just wasn't great". "I feel like if there was no wind it would have gone dead straight; it probably moved 30 yards".
The other candidate is trying to earn the coveted Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewman (SWCC) designation. These women have already made history, but they still face a long road ahead of training and tests before they officially make the cut.
The FOX 5 ITeam and reporter Randy Travis reported this week that an unlocked door is being blamed for allowing two inmates to gain access to the restricted area of a prison bus. and again failed to lock the gate, the report says. An investigation by the GBI revealed that the lock was operational and the key was on the key ring with the bus.
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has submitted his resignation . Photographic evidence showed that turnout was smaller than other recent presidential inaugurations. Now, Scaramucci will be tasked with developing messaging for the same man - a man who will frequently send contradictory tweets that undermine the official messaging.
Well, just 24 hours later it was announced , via a leak, that Mueller was in fact investigating Trump's finances. The Republican operative disagreed with Trump's strategy to either limit the scope of Justice Dept. Trump hasn't made a decision to start handing out pardons like candy on Halloween; he's just interested in learning more about whether he could - you know, in case the circumstances should arise.
In the Times interview , Trump said Mueller had "many other conflicts that I haven't said", stirring speculation he may consider firing him. White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders insisted later on Thursday that Trump's criticism did not indicate the president has lost confidence in the attorney general.
I think probably a dozen times I've had at least a share of the lead in a major championship , you get nervous", said Spieth. I've proved over the years that I can compete with the best and I'm looking forward to doing that over the weekend.
Specialists at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center stated that he suffered from "severe neurological injury" and "extensive loss of brain tissue". Pictured is when North Korea fired four anti-ship missiles into the sea east of the Korean Peninsula on June 8 and Kim Jong Un viewed the test. At the start of the week, South Korea offered to hold rare face-to-face talks with North Korea at their shared border village in the Demilitarized Zone.
Law and order state issue, government tells top court. The bench recorded their submission and asked the Centre and other states to file their report regarding the violent incidents in four weeks' time and posted the matter for further hearing on September 6.
The bench, headed by Justice Dipak Mishra, asked all states and the Centre to file affidavits on how they plan to prevent cow vigilantism. "[The Centre] does not support any kind of vigilantism by private persons", the solicitor general added.
Russian envoy Sergey Kislyak's accounts of two conversations with Sessions, who was then a GOP senator from Alabama, were intercepted by USA spy agencies that monitor Russian communications, according to the Post , which cited current and former US officials.
It's possible that Republicans will try to overturn the parliamentarian's decision, but doing so would violate decades of precedent in the Senate . Hey Dems, Russia won't define 2018, so why not fix your party's problems instead? Sen. Or they could decide to vote on legislation other than the Better Care Reconciliation Act , which is the bill GOP leaders submitted for consideration.
Harteau, who worked her way up from the bottom of the department to police chief, said she was proud of the work she accomplished, but the shooting of 40-year-old Justine Damond by one of her officers, and other incidents, "have caused me to engage in deep reflection".
Seven of the fires were sparked Thursday and the BC Wildfire Service said some of the blazes are visible from surrounding towns, but none is immediately threatening communities or homes. The person had been in the area in an attempt to fight the fire on their own, she said. Fire information officer Navi Saini said one person was injured in a crash while driving in an evacuated area west of Williams Lake.
Lawrence posted video of himself on Instagram during the emergency water landing with the caption, "Just landing in the east river". The NYPD and FDNY responded with a rescue boat and the passengers wearing life jackets were safely escorted off the plane and onto the boat.
In June 2016, Trump Jr. met with a Russian lawyer in a session he arranged in hopes of obtaining damaging information about Democrat Hillary Clinton . Attorneys for Simpson say he will not accept the committee's invitation to testify Wednesday. They also wrote that they would challenge a subpoena by asserting "applicable privileges.
Pompeo made the remarks at the Aspen Security Forum, an annual gathering of intelligence and national security officials and experts in Aspen, Colorado. While some people believe North Korea's leader is irrational, Pompeo said he is convinced Kim Jong Un understands his core mission - "which is to keep himself in power".
Huckabee Sanders, who was reportedly surprised by the abrupt change in direction, has already conducted daily briefings with the press. He told CNN on Friday that he resigned out of a desire "to give the President and the new team a clean slate".
The fighting in the southern city of Marawi , the Muslim capital of the largely Catholic Philippines , has become the greatest challenge facing Duterte, the first president to hail from the country's troubled south. Two months after it began, the fighting in Marawi has lifted the prestige of the Philippine fighters in the eyes of ISIS central and has inspired young extremists from around the region to want to join, Institute for Policy Analysis of Conflict (IPAC) said in its report on Friday.
Mar-a-Lago, which is open only for winters, has applied for H-2B visas in the past year, but this time, the request for workers is slightly larger. The servers would be paid $11.88 per hour, and the housekeepers $10.33 per hour. However, since the Department of Labor reports to the president, it is not out of the question the Trump Organization managed to pull some strings. A CNN analysis of visa records in April found businesses run and owned by Trump and his adult children have been ...
With its sheer advantage in size, Lithuania controlled the boards, 32-23. The Philippines' faint hopes of glory were extinguished by Lithuania, with the Europeans beating Gilas Pilipinas 91-80, despite 14 points and five assists from Kiefer Ravena.