In addition to his actual crimes, Stone was notorious for being absolutely frightful to female journalists and other women in media and political spheres. Gates, who was also charged separately in the Mueller probe, pleaded guilty a year ago to conspiracy and lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation as part of a plea agreement with the government.
President Trump asked the Supreme Court on Thursday to keep his tax returns out of the hands of Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance. "The Second Circuit decision is wrong and should be reversed". The Justice Department backed Trump at the appeals court, though with a less sweeping argument. The request is part of the Manhattan District Attorney's investigation into alleged 2016 hush-money payments to women who have claimed to have had affairs with Trump.
He later tweeted that the cabinet approved an emergency fund of 20 million euros ($22 million) that will be used to financially support the city and the population. An employee of a take-away food shop mops the floors while talking on the phone in an arcade of the flooded St. Mark's Square . St. Mark's Basilica , completed in the 11th century, is Venice's most popular site, drawing tourists to its Italo-Byzantine architecture and connection to the Catholic Church.
An abandoned puppy with a second tail on its forehead was rescued this week in Missouri . The group's website says, "We specialize in special". Dogs and puppies are constantly going viral- for excitedly celebrating their owners return, for saving another pup trapped on a busy road or for saying "I love you" in a bizarrely human way- but this particular puppy has become famous overnight for an utterly unique reason.
Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) at the start of the first open House Intelligence Committee impeachment inquiry hearing into U.S. President Donald Trump on Capitol Hill in Washington on November 13, 2019. Mr Trump, who maintains he did nothing wrong , lashed out at the inquiry with a series of tweets early on Wednesday morning (local time) citing prominent supporters who called it a "partisan sham".
If convicted, Botha faces life behind bars. She was originally from East London where her family still lives. Botha admitted in his plea that he organised to be alone with Mrwetyana in the locked Clareinch Post Office that day by telling her a parcel was ready.