By deciding not to release the Democrats' version and sending it back to the House Intelligence Committee for a possible rewrite, Trump is essentially refusing to release the memo while making it seem like he's open to the idea. After the Nunes memo was released, Trump saw the document as evidence that the investigation by DOJ special counsel Robert Mueller was politically motivated.
Paul Rosenzweig, a homeland security official in the George W Bush administration, tweeted that with the release of the Nunes memo , the Republican party had fully consummated its union with Trump . This all matters far beyond Carter Page , because Republicans say this information sparked the much wider Russian Federation investigation by the FBI , now led by special counsel Robert Mueller .
According to Lopez, he picked up Bollinger from her home on December 28 and she told him that she wanted to be killed "on her knees. executed from behind". Lopez told police that he panicked, took the gun and Bollinger's purse and fled the scene. He agreed to meet and kill her after a long conversation via text.
Pence arrived Friday in Pyeongchang to cheer on American athletes , but said he is warning the world against falling for the glossy image of the two Koreas as they are set to march in the opening ceremony under one flag . USA officials have not ruled out the possibility that the vice president might meet a North Korean official at the Olympics. Make sure that as north Korea engages in what prime minister Abe rightly called a "charm offensive" around the Olympics.
In the case of Mr. Sorensen , his former wife, Jessica Corbett , told F.B.I. agents conducting a background check on him that he had run over her foot while driving a auto and extinguished a cigarette on her hand during a turbulent two-and-a-half-year marriage.
Ramaphosa has been lobbying for Zuma to resign and has said he hopes to conclude talks with him "in coming days.in the interests of the country". "It's her own personal view, as family.we still believe in the democratically elected leadership of the ANC under the leadership of Comrade Ramaphosa, whom we will all support to lead the country beyond", Zuma's son Edward Zuma told the SABC on Saturday.
Pence said Moon updated him about the meeting he had with North Korean officials and "both of us reiterated to each other tonight that we will continue to stand strong and work in a coordinated way to bring maximum economic and diplomatic pressure to bear on North Korea ".
In a historic move, South Korean President Moon Jae-in welcomed senior North Korean officials, including leader Kim Jong-un's sister Kim Yo-jong, to the presidential palace for a lunch meeting on Saturday. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is also in Pyeongchang for the opening ceremony. Vice president Mike Pence, second from bottom right, sits between second lady Karen Pence, third from from bottom left, and Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe at the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter ...
On the last page of the memo it says, "The Page FISA application also mentions information regarding fellow Trump campaign advisor George Papadopoulos , but there is no evidence of any cooperation or conspiracy between Page and Papadopoulos".
Some are old and some are new. "There is no recovery for someone falsely accused - life and career are gone", Trump tweeted. "These actions also threatened Kelly's own reputation", D'Antonio wrote . The staff secretary resigned later Wednesday. The White House was aware of the allegations, they said, before they became public. During a news briefing on Thursday, deputy press secretary Raj Shah told reporters that the administration's process for responding to accusations involves ...
Moon said improved relations between the Koreas may be a step toward resolving the nuclear standoff. Moscow was " deeply disappointed " by statements made by Pence about United States plans to impose tougher, more draconian sanctions on North Korean, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Wednesday, describing the misplaced threat as " creating a new atmosphere of tension " in the region.
For the females, Ethiopia's Herpha Guta won the race, while compatriots Girma Getachew was second and Ayelu Hordofa third. In the newly introduced 10km race, Akusho Rose won the female category with a time of 36:17: 70 while Faustina Oguh and Onah Sale came second and third respectively.
The Senate-crafted bill, backed by Trump, although he played little role in its drafting, would end for many months, at least beyond November's midterm congressional elections, the fiscal policy squabbling that has consumed Congress for months.
The Post interviewed Sorensen's ex-wife, Jessica Corbett , who said he had been physically and verbally abusive. "We wish him well, he worked very hard", Trump said to a small group of reporters at the White House on Friday afternoon, providing his first public comments on the topic.
Earlier Friday, Pence traveled to the South Korean Navy's 2nd Fleet Command in Pyeongtaek, 70 kilometers south of Seoul, to visit a memorial for the South Korean warship Cheonan, which was sunk by an explosion blamed on the North . A young performer participates in the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang , South Korea , Friday, Feb. 9, 2018. Lisa Jansen was born in South Korea and lived in an orphanage here until she was adopted by an American family.
Ted Potter Jr. shot a 62 at Monterey Peninsula and left wondering how much better it could have been. And while McIlroy is contesting a first Pebble Beach Pro-Am , Mickelson teed-up in his 22nd appearance having won the event in 1998, 2005, 2007 and 2012 while now clearly eyeing a fifth success .
Dark chocolate tempered in the shape of barbed wire lay over a map of the Korean peninsula rendered in thin blue chocolate, a representation of the heavily militarized border that separates Games host South Korea and its old enemy in the North.
It was a moment that may well define these Olympic Games: First came smiling athletes walking side by side under a flag of Korean unity. Moon shared details with Pence of his meeting with North Korean leaders, but did not talk about the invitation to talks in Pyongyang.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during a press conference at the prime minister office in Jerusalem. He did not say whether the drone was armed or for reconnaissance, but alleged it "was on a military mission sent by Iranian military forces" from an "Iranian base" in the Palmyra area.
Syria responded with "substantial Syrian antiaircraft fire" under which two Israeli pilots ejected from their F-16, which crashed inside Israel , according to the Israeli military. "The Iranian drone fell in our territory and is in our possession", he said. Conricus declined to give details on the drone's presumed mission or whether it was armed.
In response to the incursion, Israeli jets attacked the launch site - an Iranian installation in Syria. The Israeli military has published footage of what they say was the destruction of an Iranian drone invading Israeli airspace, which led to a cross-border air raid into Syria.
The protesters also hurled cow dung at the government accommodation. A scuffle ensued between the BJP workers and policemen while the former were trying to enter inside the house. Particularly as some members of a national party have agreed that they took part in the incident. The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and Odisha Administrative Service (OAS) associations in Odisha strongly condemned BJP workers' attack at the official residence of senior IAS officer and Odisha CM Naveen ...
The Gunners just weren't at the races and their showing can be summed up by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's miserable stats. The Gabon worldwide is expected to start on Saturday afternoon, and a goal against bitter rivals Spurs would further ingratiate the striker to the Arsenal faithful.
Speaking to reporters aboard Air Force Two as he returned from watching the opening of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games in South Korea , Pence said he was encouraged by his own meeting with the South Korean president. The 29-year-old helped deliver the Olympic flame as one of the last torch bearers to run inside the Olympic Stadium before the Olympic Caludron was lit by figure skater Yuna Kim to open the 23rd Winter Olympiad.
President Abbas received Modi who said that India hopes for Palestine to soon become a sovereign and independent country in a peaceful environment. Following Saturday's meeting, India and Israel signed six memorandums of understanding (MoUs), including in the areas of health and education.