Trump defense lawyer John Dowd said that following payments by the Republican National Committee, the president began paying the bills and now wants to make the party “even.”
The Moscow meeting in June, which has not been previously disclosed, is now under scrutiny by investigators who want to know why the two men met in the first place
Donald Trump now has 90 days to consider whether the Palestinians are in “direct and meaningful negotiations with Israel.”
The five jurists, all with strong conservative credentials, were added to the list with input from conservative leaders, and should another seat on the court open up, Trump will nominate a candidate from the updated list of 25, the White House said.
The Fish and Wildlife Service said in a written notice issued Thursday that permitting elephants from Zimbabwe and Zambia to be brought back as trophies will raise money for conservation programs.
Franken apologised, but the criticism only grew through the day. Fellow Democrats swiftly condemned his actions, mindful of the current climate as well as the prospect of political blowback.
Karen Fonseca was arrested at 2 pm yesterday on an outstanding fraud warrant issued in August by the Rosenberg Police Department. She remained in the county jail last night with bond set at $1,500.
Chinese President Xi Jinping’s special envoy will visit North Korea on Friday to inform its leadership about the outcome of the recent national congress of the ruling Communist Party of China.
“The president believes that these allegations are very troubling and should be taken seriously,” White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said.
Washington-based 38 North, a North Korea monitoring project, cited images taken on November 5 showing activity at North Korea’s Sinpo South Shipyard.
“Legal, well-regulated sport hunting as part of a sound management program can benefit certain species by providing incentives to local communities to conserve those species and by putting much-needed revenue back into conservation,” the agency said in a statement.
Geng Shuang said at a regular briefing that China’s position has not changed. He said the “freeze-for-freeze” initiative, under which the United States and South Korea would suspend large-scale military exercises in return, remained a “first step.”
Richard Burr and Thom Tillis cited Michael L Dourson’s past work and worries among their home-state constituents about tainted drinking water, in opposing his nomination.
“Now more than ever, Kim Jong-un is isolated and feeling the pinch from the strongest set of sanctions ever passed by the UN Security Council,” the US envoy to United Nations said
It would be unwise to rely on the US to counter China. India must build tools to protect its own interests.