John Conyers just this week. "I have absolutely never physically intimidated, coerced, or had, or attempted to have, any sexual contact with any member of my congressional staff", Franks said in the statement. Franks said he will step down effective January 31. After Ryan brought the claims to Franks, he filed a complaint with the Ethics Committee and asked Franks to resign .
The Jacksonville, N.C., girl went missing late Saturday , prompting her father, Alex Woods, to question his ex-wife's statement about the girl's whereabouts. Authorities searching for the missing toddler are asking residents to comb through their properties for anything "out of the ordinary" in the hope that someone will come forward with information that leads them to the little girl.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan also reprimanded their Democratic colleagues for not showing up, though it was possible to nearly miss their presence, sitting at far ends of the table. Back at the White House, with empty seats beside him featuring name tags for Schumer and Pelosi, Trump addressed the media. Republican leaders did not bite on Democrats' efforts to cut Trump out of the negotiations, even though privately, both sides agree that Trump's ...
European champions, Portugal, have their hands full in a tough-looking Group B that also features 2010 champions Spain, Iran and Morocco. Since then they have met again at the group stage at three other times in 2002, 2010, 2014. He added that it was another opportunity for the Super Eagles to prove to the world that their recent 4-2 win against the South American giants was not a fluke.
At the Los Angeles airport, the day's high of 94 easily beat the previous high of 89 set in 1950, as well as Camarillo, where the the high of 99 set an all-time high for the entire L.A. Next week, forecasters are predicting a week of mild temperatures, with highs reaching the upper 30s and lower 40s. The normal high for this time of the year is 72.
Earlier on Saturday, citing the National Green Tribunal's conditions of no exemption to 2-wheelers and women, the Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gehlot on Saturday called off odd-even scheme which was due to be implemented between November 13 and 17.
Net additions to renewable energy capacity in 2016, which include solar, wind, hydropower, bioenergy, wave and tidal, grew by 165 gigawatts (GW), six per cent more than in 2015. China, "the undisputed renewable growth leader", will account for 40% of global renewables growth over the period as it is expected to add more than 360 GW.
The U.S. government Tuesday announced it has asked for the departure of 15 Cuban diplomats from the Cuban embassy in Washington in response to mysterious "attacks" that led to the recall of some U.S. State Department's measures as excessive and alerted how risky it would be for the normalization process of bilateral relations. The New York Times reported today that the Federal Bureau of Investigation has "also visited the homes of the American diplomats and reviewed security ...
Jerry Jones paid $140 million for the Cowboys and Cowboys Stadium in 1989, which means the team is worth roughly 17 times more than what he paid for it, factoring for inflation. Behind these teams we have European soccer giants - Manchester United, $3.69 billion; FC Barcelona, $3.64 billion; Real Madrid, $3.58 billion. The team rose in value by 16 percent thanks to the opening of Mercedes-Benz Stadium and the sponsorship dollars committed.
Many pregnant women drink varying quantities of alcohol, although several guidelines recommend total sobriety. On average, drinking up to four units of alcohol a week while pregnant was associated with an eight percent higher risk of having an undersized baby and a 10 percent increased risk of a premature birth as compared to drinking no alcohol.
Prime Minister Modi's first bilateral visit to Myanmar comes at a time when the Myanmarese government is facing global pressure over the 125,000 Rohingya refugees that have poured across the Bangladeshi border in just two weeks after Myanmar's military crackdown in the Rakhine state .
In many ways this song (and presumably the entirety of her forthcoming album " Reputation ") is about the toxicity of fame culture, acting as an interrogation of our conception of celebrity. "I made that b-- famous". The imagery of Swift having a tea party with literal serpents is a far cry from the bespectacled girl-next-door she was playing in 2008, but she's pointing her finger at all of us as the reason for her transformation.
Mosquito pools in Waterloo Region, Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph, Huron-Perth and Grey-Bruce have all tested positive for the virus this year. Since the home addresses of the two residents diagnosed with West Nile Fever are not near each other, mosquito control spraying will not be immediately scheduled.
The two countries put forward a roadmap on the basis of Russia's step-by-step approach and China's idea of a dual approach - parallel efforts to move forward both denuclearization and the establishment of a peaceful mechanism on the peninsula - and China's initiative of suspension-for-suspension - which calls for the DPRK to suspend its nuclear and missile activities and for the United States and South Korea to suspend their large-scale war games, said Liu.
Justice Francis also ruled that if Charlie moves to a hospice, details such as which hospice he had been transferred to and the exact timing of his death will not be made public. Bambino Gesu hospital had offered to treat the 11-month-old while his parents were trying to persuade British courts to tell a London hospital to release the boy for treatment in the United States .
Mosquitoes in Zion have tested positive for the West Nile virus, the first confirmed indicator that the virus has arrived in Lake County this year, county officials said. That prompted the Sun Country Health Region's medical officer to issue a warning to residents in the area to protect themselves against mosquito bites.
The E-Pace sits below F-Pace and the upcoming I-Pace electric SUV . Jaguar's second SUV, the E-Pace, has been revealed. Despite up to 300PS, the Jaguar E-Pace will be a bit slower than some of its scarier rivals. As for the weight, the E-Pace is a porky 1,700kg. Luggage space, meanwhile, is 572 litres, compared to 650 litres for the F-Pace and 505 litres for the BMW X1 .
Qatar delivered its official response Monday to 13 demands made by a Saudi-led coalition of Arab states engaged in a blockade against their neighbor, as President Trump again weighed in on the regional dispute. He said, "This list of demands will be rejected , it will not be accepted". "We are ready to face the consequences", Al Thani said Saturday in Rome, where he met with his Italian counterpart.
Saturday marked the third consecutive fiscal year IL has begun without an annual budget in place, and the state has already accumulated a $6.2 billion deficit and $14.7 billion in past-due bills. "I come to you today with great joy, not with regret or despair". That's because House Speaker Michael Madigan is making his own non-budget demands.
The New Zealanders are well aware that it is possible not to win the America's Cup despite an early advantage, after being 8-1 up in San Francisco four years ago before losing to Oracle. Well-funded Team USA - Ellison is worth an estimated $US55 billion - has five days to come up with some answers to try to counter the spot-on design innovations by the Kiwis, who almost folded after their epic collapse in the 2013 America's Cup on San Francisco Bay.