The 2015 settlement was first reported last week by Buzzfeed, which said Conyers paid more than $27,000 to a woman in exchange for a non-disclosure agreement. "I didn't see any change because it continued after that", Brown said. The representative has no plans to resign and will fight the allegations against him, a lawyer for Conyers previously told The Associated Press .
Under a sanctuary city law, the San Francisco sheriff's department had released Garcia Zarate from jail despite a federal immigration request to detain him for deportation. But, because, he had little experience with guns, the bullet ricocheted first, a common mistake made by amateurs. The Bureau of Land Management previously said that the gun belonged to one of its enforcement rangers and was stolen from a federal agent's vehicle.
The new proclamations, as it reportedly stands, would split up both monuments into several smaller ones, would cut the overall size of Bears Ears from 1.35 million acres to 201,397 acres and Grand Staircase-Escalante from almost 1.9 million acres to 997,490 acres, the newspaper report says.
US President Donald Trump is seemingly closer than ever to announcing that the American Embassy in Israel will move to Jerusalem, a statement that could stoke tensions in the region. The State Department, which risks losing massive amounts of funding if the waiver is not signed and the embassy is not moved, said that a decision has not yet been made on the matter.
Argentina has given up on rescuing 44 crew members on a submarine that disappeared 15 days ago, though it will continue the search for the vessel with global assistance, a navy spokesman said on Thursday. In its final communication, the submarine reported it had overcome a mechanical breakdown that resulted from a short circuit due to the entry of water via the vessel's snorkel.
The Vatican on Wednesday defended the pope's decision not to use the word "Rohingya" in public during his four-day Myanmar trip, saying his moral authority was unblemished and that his mere presence drew attention to the refugee crisis. Myanmar's government denies the Rohingya are an ethnic group, insisting they are "Bengali" immigrants who are not entitled to full citizenship. They had fled a military crackdown that followed attacks mounted on police and army posts in Rakhine by Arakan ...
The Michigan Democratic Party may end up with an all-female ticket for its statewide offices of senator, governor, attorney general and secretary of state. "If the last few weeks have taught us anything, It's that we need more women in positions of power - not less", Nessel said in her ad. In August, she stood with her mother, father, wife and two sons at a lectern to announce her candidacy for attorney general, which will pit her against former US attorney Pat Miles for the Democratic ...
A White House that complains about fake news every single day has endorsed Trump tweeting fake anti-Muslim propaganda videos as real news. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders defended her pie-baking abilities on Wednesday, saying that she will prove her skills by baking pies for the White House press corps.
Geological Survey. There are no reports of injuries or damage at this point. The epicenter was recorded in the city of Dover, the agency said. The quake was originally reported as a 5.1 magnitude natural disaster but was downgraded to 4.4.
One woman, Jocelyn Meinhardt, was his son Adam's ex-girlfriend. "I believe the allegations against my father are true", he told the Times , "and I stand behind the women that made them". "When we recently learned that our founding artistic director, Israel Horovitz , has been accused of sexually assaulting a young actor in (New York City) -repeating conduct he allegedly engaged in here, at (Gloucester Stage Company), decades ago, we were appalled", Neumeier wrote in the statement.
It was unclear if Rasheed was at the compound at the time of the strike, they said, speaking on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak to the media, Associated Press said in its report. Drone strikes near Pakistan-Afghanistan border region have increased ever since the U.S. President, Donald Trump, announced a new policy for Afghanistan-South Asia in August this year.
The controversy led to the viral resurfacing of the Walters-Midler clip, in which Midler calls Rivera a "slimy talk show host" and recounts being interviewed - and groped - by Rivera in the 1970s. "We were troubled by his comments and are addressing them with him". Fox News Channel, which now employs Rivera but didn't in the '70s, didn't immediately comment on Midler's post .
Zuckerberg recounts that when she informed the flight attendants of his behavior, they brushed off his actions because the offending man was a frequent flier. An Alaska passenger KPIX 5 spoke with at Oakland International Airport Thursday said she expected more from the airline. Zuckerberg said the flight attendants offered to move her to a middle seat in the back of the plane, but she said she refused because she didn't feel she should have to give up her seat when she was the one being ...
Outside groups say the bombing campaign that began in August 2014 in Iraq and a month later in Syria has killed far more civilians than the coalition has reported . The SOHR went on to say that the civilian fatalities had been mostly recorded in the northern provinces of Hasakah, Raqqah, Aleppo and Idlib in addition to the eastern province of Deir ez-Zor.
REUTERS/Joshua RobertsManafort, who was indicted along with a business associate Richard Gates in October, would be released from house arrest and electronic monitoring under the deal, lawyer Kevin Downing said in a filing in U.S. home, a townhouse in Manhattan and another property in Bridgehampton, N.Y. In the proposal, Manafort agreed he will not travel overseas and that his wife, Kathleen, will turn over her passports, as he has already done.
Reports by multiple outlets indicate Fisher could be leaving Tallahassee for the open Texas A&M job as early as today. "So I am wondering, where's the loyalty to the program Jimbo?" The fan then had the microphone taken away and he was led out of the room.
It will continue at 9 a.m. Tuesday. After the doctor called CPS to make a report about the family, Sini Mathews asked hospital staff to page Dakil, according to court testimony. At times, the custody hearing felt like a criminal court proceeding with both Sini and Wesley repeatedly taking the Fifth when asked about what happened to their daughter, Sherin.
The court examined the case of the murder of two young men in 2016, a crime most likely linked to drug trafficking, according to the local police report. The Council of Judges of Ukraine said on Facebook that two blasts occurred. The attacker later died at the hospital, police spokesman Hanna Starchevska told RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty .
In three days, the search for Woods covered hundreds of acres of Onslow County by foot, air, and with K9 units, the statement said. Kristy Woods told police she last saw her daughter at 11 p.m. When asked if Woods' disappearance was an isolated incident, or if there may be a danger to other area children, Miller said officials think "this is a focused incident".
Bahtiyar Duysak , a Twitter contractor, speaks out about the "mistake" that deactivated President Donald Trump's Twitter account for 11 minutes on November 2. I didn't do anything that I wasn't authorised to do'. "I didn't go to any site I was not supposed to go to". Duysak says he has revealed himself now because pressure from the media was interfering with his quality of life.
The understanding came at a meeting between Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and his Chinese Counterpart Li Keqiang at Sochi in Russia.The two sides expressed satisfaction on the overall level of engagement. "#EAMatSCO", external affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted. Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev made an announcement in this regard after signing of documents by the founding members - including Russia's Vladimir Putin and China's Xi Jinping - at the conclusion of ...
A weather office reported that the sea conditions will worsen in the next 24 hours and the areas in TN and south Kerala are likely to receive heavy rainfall to extremely heavy rainfall. The state has sought the support of Indian Navy helicopters, Dornier aircrafts and ships for the rescue works. The Hindu reported that the cyclone will damage power and communication lines and thatched huts, as it will gust up to 85 kmph along and off the south Tamil Nadu coast, particularly along ...
According to a police report, a Chevrolet Tahoe was speeding when it rear-ended the officers' cruiser. Arana, 32, was arrested on scene and has been charged with leaving the scene of the crash and driving under the influence. A police cruiser, hit this time in West Kendall by Justin Bieber's security guard. As he's been Bieber's bodyguard for years now, Arana was around when Bieber himself was involved in a DUI arrest, which was also in Florida.