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EXCLUSIVE: 'He pulled me, naked and dripping from the shower to yell at me.' Ex-wife of Trump aide Rob Porter who's …
Hope exited the taxi while Rob pays for the ride before they both enter her D.C. apartment at the end of the eveningLater, Omarosa revealed to Keshia Knight Pulliam — you’ll remember her from “The Cosby Show” — the reason she decided to follow President Trump to the White House despite red flags.

Former Wives of Top White House Aide Rob Porter Both Told FBI He Abused Them

  Traffic crawls south on Route 47 near Huntley as a large snowstorm begins Thursday evening. Snow is expected to continue through Friday. Patrick Kunzer | Staff Photographer

EXCLUSIVE: 'He pulled me, naked and dripping from the shower to yell at me.' Ex-wife of Trump aide Rob Porter who's …

Mathews responded to this kinder, gentler and more reflective version of Omarosa, a “reality show legend” (her words) who once relished her role as a villain, with a healthy dose of skepticism. She appeared to be “at a pivotal moment” in her life, Mathews observed.

NewsletterWeekly DigestBreaking Stories and ExclusivesEmail list managed by MailChimpBut the former “Apprentice” contestant saved her most tearful confession for Ross Mathews, a red-carpet mainstay who got his start as “Ross the Intern” on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”

‘Given how the president has shared dubious information at times when aides have presented him with reports from less-than-credible sources, Porter’s role has an outsized importance,’ the paper added.Shane Dominic Crawford is a citizen of Trinidad and Tobago and is currently believed to be a foreign terrorist fighter in Syria carrying out terrorist activity on behalf of ISIS, including acting as an English language propagandist for the group.

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American warplanes and Kurdish-led ground forces are hunting for the several hundred remaining Islamic State fighters hiding along the Euphrates River Valley near the border between Syria and Iraq.

But the moment they got in the cab to go back to Hicks’ D.C. apartment  they started cuddling and kissing in the back seat. 

US-led coalition strikes kill pro-regime forces in Syria

“It’s not my circus, not my monkeys — I’d like to say not my problem, but it’s bad,” Newman said. She said it’s “not going to be okay … it’s so bad.” When asked if she would vote for Mr. Trump again, Newman said “god no. Never. Not in a million years, never.”
Several sources told The Hill that Kelly had been grooming Porter for a more senior position than the one he held. The prospect that U.S. troops will remain in Syria while shoring up Kurdish efforts to secure self-rule has provoked a convergence among countries opposed to any form of Kurdish autonomy, uniting Turkey, Russia, Iran and the Syrian government in a de facto alliance against the U.S. presence.
But House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was urging her caucus to withhold support unless the speaker more fully committed to considering bipartisan legislation to protect Dreamers, who were brought to the U.S. illegally as children.

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Pace bus service is warning riders to take transit only for essential trips from Thursday night through Sunday and postpone nonessential travel. “Significant delays due to heavy snow and hazardous driving conditions,” are expected, officials said.

The staffer, Daniel Fierro, told The Washington Post on Thursday that Democratic Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia, who has become a prominent figure in the #MeToo movement, approached him alone after an assembly softball game in 2014, squeezed his buttocks and tried to touch his crotch. He said Garcia was visibly intoxicated.Updated 1826 GMT (0226 HKT) February 8, 2018

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“We helped Cosby out — his impact on the black community is just as significant,” Newman said. “I mean people looked up to the Cosbys. It’s the same thing. I will stand up to that 100 percent.”

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“We assume it is because they want to divert our attention from the ongoing operations against Daesh in the Euphrates Valley,” he said, using an Arabic acronym for the Islamic State. “We only have a few more towns and villages to be cleared of ISIS. They are completely surrounded, and we are just waiting to finish our operations and clear the ­Iraqi-Syrian border.”

More than 200 flights were canceled “proactively” at O’Hare International Airport, the Chicago Department of Aviation reported, and more than 70 at Midway.

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A ‘dramatic deterioration’ in Syria as war intensifies and suffering spikes

At O’Hare, 291 departing flights and 264 arriving flights have been canceled, with two dozen more delayed, according to FlightStats, a website that tracks flight statuses at airports.

She was one of more than 140 women who signed a letter last fall decrying what they called a “pervasive” culture of sexual harassment in the California legislature and in politics generally. She has also spoken out forcefully against male colleagues accused of sexual misconduct, in some cases calling for them to resign. Her Twitter feed is filled with posts promoting awareness about sexual harassment.

Dozens of crashes, cancellations as snow pounds Chicago area
Dozens of crashes, cancellations as snow pounds Chicago area

For a number of House Democrats, the budget caps deals means billions of dollars more in federal spending for their districts , funds they desperately want.California legislator cut national profile as activist against sexual harassment.While Porter was at Oxford on a Rhodes scholarship, Holderness landed a job with the governor of Idaho, her home state, which she said she taken partly to escape Porter’s abuse and further her own political career. She became friends with Trish Stack, who worked with her in the office in 2004 and 2005 and is now a marketing executive in Boise. Holderness confided in Stack about the abuse, telling her how it began on their honeymoon.

Canceled flights, various closings announced as snowstorm begins
Canceled flights, various closings announced as snowstorm begins

As part of the budget deal, Congress passed the fifth — and many lawmakers hope, final — stopgap bill to fund the government at current levels through March 23. After that, Congress will need to pass another funding bill, at the new spending levels, to prevent a shutdown and keep the government running.

“When Republicans are in power, it seems there is no conservative party,” Paul said during the debate. He wanted the Senate to vote on his amendment to stick to the budget caps, but was denied, and called the package “a bipartisan looting of the treasury.”
At 9:31 p.m., a statement under Kelly’s name was released, noting that he had accepted Porter’s resignation and that “there is no place for domestic violence in our society.” Garcia was one of hundreds of Sacramento women who signed a letter with the hashtag #WeSaidEnough protesting harassment, and told the New York Times that she had been the repeated victim of sexual harassment by men in the Capitol in the course of her legislative work.A senior United States official said Mr. Kotey and Mr. Elsheikh had provided valuable information to military interrogators about the remaining Islamic State leadership and support structure, which are under tremendous pressure from air and ground attacks.

The apparent snub comes as US and North Korean officials watch the Olympics’ opening ceremony.

Today’s action notifies the U.S. public and the international community that Elsheikh, Choudary, Bouras, Crawford, and Taylor have committed or pose a significant risk of committing acts of terrorism. Designations expose and isolate organizations and individuals, and result in denial of access to the U.S. financial system. Moreover, designations can assist or complement the law enforcement actions of other U.S. agencies and other governments.

The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning late Thursday for DuPage Cook Kendall Will Lake and Porter, Ind., counties that lasts until noon, and it forecasted that the storm could dump as much as 14 inches of snow in some areas.By DANIEL LIPPMAN and MAGGIE SEVERNS

According to the State Department, Mr. Kotey “likely engaged in the group’s executions and exceptionally cruel torture methods, including electronic shock and waterboarding. Kotey has also acted as an ISIL recruiter and is responsible for recruiting several U.K. nationals to join the terrorist organization.” ISIL is another name for the Islamic State.

In the beginning of November, it lost Deir-al Zour in Syria on the same day as it lost al-Qaim in Iraq.

CNN’s Mohammed Tawfeeq and Emma Burrows contributed to this report.How many of the thousands of foreign fighters were killed and how many went to other countries or would seek to come home? These men will have been priority targets – but not the only ones.

Hope HicksHope Charlotte HicksDuring 2016, White House spokesman called Trump ‘deplorable’ and ‘Access Hollywood’ tape ‘some justice:’ report The Hill’s 12:30 Report Former Trump legal spokesman to testify to Mueller about undisclosed call: report MORE, the communications director and one of Trump’s closest aides. Shah said Hicks had recused herself from some discussions regarding the matter. 

EXCLUSIVE: 'He pulled me, naked and dripping from the shower to yell at me.' Ex-wife of Trump aide Rob Porter who's ...
EXCLUSIVE: 'He pulled me, naked and dripping from the shower to yell at me.' Ex-wife of Trump aide Rob Porter who's …

Ryan played up the big boost in defense spending in order to placate Republicans, while also trying to reassure Pelosi and wavering Democrats that he is resolved to coming up with a solution for Dreamers.

Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, one of Porter’s previous employers, told the Daily Mail that the allegations against Porter came from “character assassins.”By Barbara Starr and Ryan Browne, CNN

Opposition from GOP conservatives for Republican leaders to lean on Democrats for votes even as Pelosi took a hard line on Dreamers. In the end, more than 70 defied Pelosi and supported the package.AKA: Asadullah AKA: Abu Sa'd at-Trinidadi AKA: Shane Asadullah Crawford AKA: Asad DOB: February 22, 1986 POB: Trinidad and Tobago Nationality: Trinidad and Tobago


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