Vancouver: Chinese telecom giant Huawei´s chief financial officer faces USA fraud charges related to sanctions-breaking business dealings with Iran , a Canadian court heard Friday, a week after she was detained on an American extradition request.
Barr, who served as USA attorney general from 1991 to 1993 under President George H.W. Bush, is a well respected lawyer among Republicans, and following his time as AG served as general counsel and executive vice president of Verizon Communications.
If nominated, media reports said Republicans would likely respect Barr's previous experience and Democrats would view Barr as a Republican lawyer with no particular loyalty to Trump . The post of attorney general has vexed Mr. Trump since the early days of his presidency, when Mr. Sessions recused himself from overseeing an investigation into possible collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign.
Luxembourg is set to become the first country in the world to make all its public transport free. Apart from providing free public transport, Bettel's coalition government also intends to legalise cannabis and introduce two new public holidays.
Democrats countered that the legislation is an unconstitutional overreach. In Wisconsin, 47.2% of voters chose Trump to Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton's 46.5%. That would stop Evers and Kaul from fulfilling their campaign promises to withdraw Wisconsin from a multi-state lawsuit seeking repeal of the Affordable Care Act.
The NYPD later issued an all-clear and said pedestrian traffic was reopened. "We're running taped programming". The NYPD is investigating a bomb threat near CNN NYC's office at Columbus Circle. In October, CNN was targeted in a wave of pipe bombs mailed to the network as well as to prominent critics of President Donald Trump . Police gave the all clear shortly before midnight Eastern time (5am United Kingdom time) after dozens of police officers searched the building floor by floor.