Honolulu had, by far, the biggest share of newlyweds - 42 percent - marrying someone of a different race or ethnicity, trailed by Las Vegas at 31 percent. The rate for black newlyweds has more than tripled since 1980 - from 5 percent to 18 percent. "Until this ruling, interracial marriages were forbidden in many states".
Police say a 26-year-old U.S. Navy veteran with two prior arrests for driving while intoxicated has been taken in custody after his vehicle plowed into 23 pedestrians in Times Square, killing one of them. Friends of a man suspected of plowing his auto into pedestrians in Times Square say he'd been going through a rough time. Police do not suspect a link to terrorism.
U.S. media reports allege Trump passed ultra-sensitive classified information about the Islamic State group - gleaned by a foreign intelligence partner - to Russian diplomats during a meeting in the Oval Office. "No compromise with national security". "As you know", he said, "it is wholly appropriate for the president to share whatever information he thinks is necessary to advance the security of the American people".
The comment was in response to an Israeli request for Prime Minister Netanyahu to join President Trump when he visits the Western Wall. It was the latest sign of the Israeli right's growing disenchantment with Trump after having rejoiced in his election.
No. It appears to only affect computers powered by Microsoft Windows. The indiscriminate attack began Friday and struck banks, hospitals and government agencies, exploiting known vulnerabilities in older Microsoft computer operating systems.
Payne was supportive of Styles after he released his debut single in April, writing, "Proud of you H. Glad you're getting to do your own thing". "Me and my boy, Liam , from One Direction, we just shot that", he said earlier this month.
Earlier Monday in Paris , Macron named centre-right lawmaker Edouard Philippe as prime minister in a further effort to splinter the country's traditional parties and redraw the political map. The announcement of the government was delayed by 24-hours on Tuesday, officially due to the need to carry out more extensive screening of candidates, but which might also have been down to last-minute negotiations.
In Brussels , the belief is that if Prime Minister Theresa May wins a large majority as expected on June 8, she will no longer have to worry so much about upsetting hardliners in her Conservative Party. "If they truly trusted the British people - and wanted to give them a real say over the future direction of this country - then they would have committed to a democratic vote on any final deal", she said.
United States prosecutors allege Price met the girl on the Snapchat app in October a year ago and transferred $US1500 ($A2011) to her in Australia. Police have issued a call-out for a "Good Samaritan" who picked up the girl last month and took the 17-year-old to an Asylum Seeker Centre in Newtown.
For decades, Ailes worked as a media consultant for Republican politicians, serving as an adviser to Presidents Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan and George H.W. The story of Fox News was the story of Ailes. Last July, Gretchen Carlson , a former Miss America who appeared on the popular Fox and Friends morning programme before being given her own show, sued him.
In April Pyongyang put dozens of missiles on show at a giant military parade through the capital, including one that appeared to be the type launched on Sunday . Dialogue would be possible "only if the North changes its attitude", he said. Russian President Vladimir Putin said Monday the North's latest missile test was unsafe, but warned against attempts to "intimidate" Pyongyang.
In picking Macron, Tusk said the French people had chosen "liberty, equality and fraternity" and "said no to the tyranny of fake news". "I pray that God support you so that your country, faithful to the rich diversity of its moral traditions and its spiritual heritage marked also by the Christian tradition, may always endeavor to build a more just and fraternal society", Pope Francis said in the May 16 message.
The party also plans a levy on businesses with staff earning large salaries over £330,000. McCluskey's analysis , made in an interview with the Politico website , was widely seen as an attempt to lower expectations, in order to prepare to make an argument for Corbyn to remain as Labour leader even if he suffers a heavy election defeat.
A US aeronautics powerhouse is at a hearing arguing for duties on Bombardier aircraft. The next potential Canada-U.S. trade dispute was unfolding in a Washington courtroom Thursday as aerospace actors clashed over details that could hold implications for the global trade in mid-sized airplanes.
This year's contest was hosted by Kiev, the capital of Ukraine, and it was not without controversy. Bulgaria's contestant in this year's Eurovision Song Contet, the youngest participant, 17-year old Kristian Kostov came second with his song Beautiful Mess , Bulgaria's best achievement ever, reported BNR.
A USA official said the information, about an IS threat related to the use of laptops on aircraft, came from Israel and there were concerns that a valuable Israeli asset could be in danger. Trump is to visit the site by himself. "He's arriving as Israel prepares to celebrate Israel's victory and a reunited Jerusalem following the Six-Day War".
In that same NBC interview , the president said he had chose to fire Comey because he was a "showboat" and a "grandstander" and also because "this Russia thing with Trump and Russia is a made up story", a reference to the FBI's ongoing investigation into the Russian government's campaign of cyberattacks directed at last year's presidential election as well as into possible ties between Trump associates and the Kremlin.
Supporters light candles during a vigil for 15-year-old Jordan Edwards in Balch Springs, Texas, Thursday, May 4, 2017. Video footage from Oliver's body cam revealed the vehicle full of five teens was actually driving away from Oliver, who spent two tours in Iraq, before fatally shot Edwards in the side of the head though the passenger side window.
Japan and New Zealand pledged on Wednesday to carry forward the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade pact despite the withdrawal of the United States. RCEP is a parallel free trade agreement led by China. Mr McClay says in its present form whether the U.S. is a partner to the agreement or not they will find some benefit from changes around Pharmac sharing information.
He noted that the administration has managed to halve the value of smuggled goods and reduce it to $12 billion a year, and has also established suitable systems at customs. If the then six-candidate field was reduced to the pair, 48 percent of respondents would vote for Rouhani and 39 percent for Raisi, according to the survey released on May 10.
Last September, Tulsa police officer Betty Jo Shelby shot and killed 40-year-old Terence Crutcher after she feared that the unarmed black man was reaching into his auto to grab a weapon. After she was found not guilty of murdering Terence Crutcher , Shelby received a brief hug from her defense attorney, Shannon McMurray. Shelby testified Monday that she feared for her life and thought Crutcher was reaching inside his stalled SUV for a gun.
Ahead of discussions with President Donald Trump, Former FBI Director James Comey prepped with his team on ways to respond to anticipated questions so that he would not come across as confrontational during the ongoing Russian Federation probe, according to an official close to Comey.
A poll conducted May 7-8 by the Iranian Students Polling Agency gave Rouhani 42 percent of likely voters' support, followed by conservative cleric Ebrahim Raisi with 27 percent. Citing instructions by the founder of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, Rouhani asked the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) and the Basij to not get involved in party politics and stay in their place.
Interfering with a federal investigation might constitute obstruction of justice and could potentially be invoked in any attempt to impeach Trump. The Comey memo was part of a paper trail Comey created documenting what he perceived as the President's improper efforts to influence a continuing investigation.
Dianne Feinstein of California came in response to media reports that Kushner Companies representatives - including Kushner's sister, Nicole Meyer - marketed use of the EB-5 investor visa program to Chinese nationals at a conference in Beijing over the weekend.
In one of his two previous DWI arrests, Rojas was driving faster than 99 miles per hour in a 50 miles per hour zone, sources familiar with his record say. Rojas attempted to flee the scene, but was apprehended first by outraged citizens and then by NYPD officers. Police said the incident did not appear to be an act of terrorism.
The airline industry opposes the proposal. The BBC reported Wednesday that officials from the USA and European Union "decided against" the ban following yesterday's meeting, though "other measures" are still under consideration. Banning laptops from the cabin of flights from Europe is bound to have huge consequences. Any extension of the ban could affect USA and European airlines such as United UAL.N , Delta DAL.N , American Airlines AAL.O , Lufthansa LHAG.DE , British Airways ICAG.L ...
Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey and reports that Trump may have tried to pressure him into dropping an ongoing criminal investigation of former NSA Director Michael Flynn have some calling his action an attempt at obstruction of justice.
One former Federal Bureau of Investigation official and a second government official said Trump thought he owed Flynn for how things ended up and was determined to clear Flynn's name and bring him back to the White House. The military plan against the Islamic State stronghold was eventually approved, but not until after Flynn had been fired. Some members of Congress have used the word "treason" to describe Flynn's intervention and exchange with Rice.
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari speaks as he welcomes a group of Chibok girls freed from Boko Haram in Abuja, Nigeria , on May 7. Those girls are still in government care in Abuja for medical attention, trauma counseling and rehabilitation, according to the government.
At a press conference later on Thursday, Trump said , "I respect the move but the entire thing is a witch hunt". Rosenstein said he had taken the decision "to ensure a full and thorough investigation of the Russian government's efforts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election", including "any links and/or coordination between the Russian government and individuals associated with the campaign of President Donald Trump".
Trump also boasted of what he saw as the "tremendous success" of his presidency. Yet U.S. allies and some members of Congress expressed concern bordering on alarm. As the showdown with Bush was going on, Comey, riding with Mueller to the White House, reflected on the impending fight that could be bearing down on the men.
Assuring the girls, Lai Mohammed said: "What is paramount to us is the release of the remaining girls. I have a husband'". "These girls went through captivity for more than two years". Thousands of women and young girls have been abducted in the eight-year insurgency, which has left at least 20,000 people dead and displaced more than 2.6 million.
State Department of denying visas to gay and bi Chechen men fleeing persecution in the semi-autonomous Russian state, the Baltic News Service has reported that the eastern European nation of Lithuania has granted visas to at least two such men.
DeSantis serves as Chairman of the Subcommittee on National Security for the House Oversight Committee. A diplomatic spat on Monday erupted between US and Israeli officials, just days before a planned visit by President Donald Trump, after an American representative questioned Israel's claim to one of the holiest sites in Judaism.
National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster said that Trump's disclosure of the information was appropriate. Major media reports may have jeopardized the safety of a key intelligence asset more than President Donald Trump's revelations to Russian officials, a former intelligence official told The Daily Caller News Foundation.
That suggests a range of 4500km or more, analysts said. North Korea yesterday celebrated the launch of what appeared to be its longest-range ballistic missile yet tested in a bid to bring the United States mainland within reach. North Korea's ambassador to China says that Pyongyang's test-firing of a ballistic missile over the weekend is part of the country's efforts to develop ways to defend itself against hostile aggression overseas.
Other indexes across Europe also dipped, while the euro, which briefly hit a six-month high above $1.10 overnight, was down 0.7 percent at $1.0924. "Macron: Not even started, already hated", it read. Macron, the youngest French leader since the Emperor Napoleon, will take office on May 14, 2017. "France is one of our closest allies and we look forward to working with the new President on a wide range of shared priorities".
The candidates include the current acting director, a sitting congressman, a NY judge, and a former top Justice Department official during the George W. To read this article in one of Houston's most-spoken languages, click on the button below. At least eight candidates for the FBI's top job have been interviewed in the week since Comey's dismissal.
The ex-prime minister added he had considered "quitting" politics after last week's humiliating turn of events, but said he could not bring himself to do so because he did not want to be a "spectator" and was "needed" in Parliament. He can deal with both the left and the right parties, because he has worked with both [he participated in the campaign of Michel Rocard (socialist party), the prime minister under Francois Mitterrand].