FBI Special Agent Brock Domin, in a declaration filed with Mueller's motion, said Manafort had attempted to call, text and send encrypted messages in February to two people from The Hapsburg Group, a firm he worked with to promote the interests of Ukraine.
Asked if any players were still invited to come to the White House , the official replied: "If they all decide to stand [for the anthem], we would be open to having that conversation". Trump has repeatedly stoked the issue, saying the National Football League should fire any players who kneel during the anthem. Trump's statement cited only the anthem issue - whether they would take a knee in protest during the song, for which the president has berated players.
Firefighters and police are forced to evacuate a search and rescue effort as the Volcan de Fuego , or "Volcano of Fire", continues to spill out smoke and ash in Escuintla, Guatemala , Monday, June 4, 2018 . The eruption showered sand and ash on coffee plants across as much as 6,890 acres (2,788 hectares), including close to the volcano's cone, causing an estimated loss of 0.91 percent of Guatemala's coffee production, the country's national coffee association said.
Another 2,000 people have already been evacuated from Leilani Estates, an area further west where dozens of homes have been devoured or cut off by rivers of by lava. As of Monday, lava burned down 117 homes, said Hawaii County spokeswoman Janet Snyder. "This has led to numerous magnitude-3 or greater earthquakes, as well as many more smaller ones".
Among the dead are two children-a brother and sister who were burned to death as they watched the eruption from a bridge, Sergio Cabanas, the country's national disaster coordinator, told the AP. Video images published by Sacatepezuez television showed a charred landscape where a lava flow came into contact with homes. "This eruption at Fuego was explosive, sending hot debris down the steep sides of the volcano to make the pyroclastic flows ", said Erik W.
Saudi Arabia's government issued a statement Monday saying it has started issuing licenses to women who already held driving licenses from other countries, including Britain, Lebanon and Canada. If convicted, they face up to 20 years in prison. A number of women who campaigned for the right to drive remain under arrest, however. The decision to allow women to drive could give them the much-needed mobility to join the workforce.
ALFRED -A judge ordered Carol Sharrow held on $500,000 cash bail on a manslaughter charge Monday, after she allegedly drove onto a Sanford baseball field Friday night and killed a spectator who was watching the game. Now it is time to move on", McCann said. The teen's mother, Lisa Thibodeau, said she watched a grisly scene unfold from the stands as Sharrow repeatedly rammed a set of closed gates to get out of the ballpark before setting her sights on another gate, where she fatally ...
The filing states that these witnesses worked with "The Hapsburg Group", the pro-Ukraine lobbying group Manafort was affiliated with without registering with the government. An F.B.I. agent, Brock W. Domin, wrote in court documents that at least one witness reported Mr. Manafort's contact and said that he appeared to be trying to coach their story about Mr.
In February this year, Human rights groups condemned Duterte for saying his troops should shoot female communist rebels in the genitals to render them "useless", which they said could encourage sexual violence and war crimes. "Don't take that seriously", Duterte later told the crowd. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte points to photographers during an awarding ceremony for outstanding government workers, at the Malacanang Palace in Manila, Philippines December 19, 2016.
Under the deal, the Islamic Republic curbed its capacity to enrich uranium for nuclear fuel and in return won a lifting of most worldwide sanctions that had hobbled its economy. We will continue our support for oppressed nations, ' he said. The Twitter spat comes just hours after Khamenei revealed on Monday that Western demands for limits on Iran's ballistic missile programme are a "dream that will never come true".
Trump obstructed a potential grand jury investigation or trial - which do count as proceedings - even if the F.B.I. investigation had not yet developed into one of those. They also contend that Trump has the power to shut down any investigation by the FBI or Justice Department "at any time and for any reason". Ultimately, Trump's lawyers argued that the president should not be compelled to sit for an interview to assist Mueller's effort, arguing that the White House provided full access ...
Defense Secretary James Mattis warned it will be a "bumpy road" on the way to a summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un later this month and urged South Korea and Japan to keep up the pressure on the rogue regime, according to a report on Sunday.
When officers arrived, Mary Harrison met with police and told them she and her husband had been arguing. The shooting took place around 7 a.m. Saturday in the 13,000 block of Fall Manor Drive, the Fort-Worth Star Telegram reports . It's kind of insane. Neighbours said the family cat recently went missing, Mary Harrison had posted signs about it disappearing and the pet eventually returned.
The school insisted that the experiment was "not a part of any school-directed program", while the turtle was seized by the Idaho State Department of Agriculture and " humanely euthanized ", as it is viewed as an invasive species by state authorities.
Trump imposed 25 per cent import duties on steel and 10 per cent on aluminum in early March, citing national security concerns about the impact those imported products were having on the American domestic industries. If the WTO decides to rule in this case, it will be largely unprecedented as "the United States really hasn't done this at any great scale before, and trading partners really haven't done the same thing because it's broadly seen as a major excuse", Bown says.
The former president also defended his record on women, "I had a sexual harassment policy when I was governor in the '80s". Clinton also challenged the interviewer by asking him whether he thought past presidents, including Kennedy and LBJ, should have also been removed from office for having extramarital affairs.
It was not immediately clear how numerous clerics were among those killed, and no group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack. More than 2,000 religious scholars were attending the event that began Loya Jirga (Grand Council) tent on June 3.
Bruno Le Maire, France's economy and finance minister, said he wanted to avoid a G7 trade war - but added they had "no choice" but to respond to the "attack". Mnuchin told reporters at a separate press conference that he has already briefed the president on trade concerns aired during his bilateral meetings with counterparts from Canada , the United Kingdom, Japan and Germany.
Liberal justices Stephen Breyer and Elena Kagan joined the conservative justices in the outcome. The Court did not rule on the larger issue, but opened the door for more cases. The commission ruled against Phillips, and the appeals court upheld the decision. The pro-homosexual Human Rights Campaign marshalled numerous corporations and food-industry personalities to weigh in against him.
The moves are likely meant to surround Kim with a younger, even more trusted cohort of officials whom he can rely on as he confronts a slew of domestic and worldwide issues, said Michael Madden, a North Korea expert at Johns Hopkins University's 38 North website.