Trump walks the Colonnade with Staff Secretary Robert Porter
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Kim Yo Jong and her delegation were greeted by government officials, including Unification Minister Cho Myong-gyon, before boarding a bullet train to Pyeongchang. A special train had been prepared just for the visitors, a Blue House pool report said.
The Opening Ceremony will take place on February 9 and will be live-streamed on NBCOlympics.com without commentary. Later that night, a special presentation of the Opening Ceremony will hosted by Mike Tirico and Katie Couric on NBC at 8 PM EST/5 PM PST. This will be the first games since 1992 without Bob Costas hosting; the veteran commentator stepped down last year after hosting a record-breaking 11 straight games. Mike Tirico will take over starting with this year’s games.
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Colbie Holderness, whose maiden name is Paulson, met Porter when she was a freshman at Wellesley College. At the time, Porter was a student at Harvard University, where he served as a leader with the Harvard Republican Club and Harvard Students for Bush, according to Harvard Magazine. Porter had gone on a Mormon mission before returning and meeting Holderness. The relationship made a brief appearance in a 2001 Rolling Stone article about Wellesley, a women’s school.
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Another theme threading through the comments is the difficulty in getting others to believe the abuse is happening. “I stayed with my abusive husband for 20 years. The first time he assaulted me was right before our wedding,” one person wrote. “His sister asked what I had done to deserve it. Everyone loved him, constantly told me how lucky I was.”Politico reported Thursday that two men said Garcia made improper advances toward them. One, a former legislative staffer, said Garcia groped his back and buttocks and attempted to grab his crotch during a legislative softball game in 2014.
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Chicago Public Schools announced shortly after 4 p.m. Thursday that classes will be canceled on Friday for all students. School buildings will remain open if a student arrives, but the district strongly suggests that students stay home.
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Teala Schaff, spokeswoman for Garcia’s office, said the assemblywoman was aware of the report to the Assembly Rules committee, but was not made aware of the details of the complaint.Organizers here were proactive addressing the issue. Each attendee at the stadium received a package that included hand and foot warmers, a wool hat, a poncho, a blanket and a heated seat cushion.
The full schedule for the games is currently available and NBC will show key events live on primetime, including figure skating, alpine skiing and snowboarding. Also, for the first time, coverage will be live throughout the entire country—including primetime coverage. Previously, pacific coast and mountain-time viewers would view primetime coverage on a tape delay.Inn Din lies between the Mayu mountain range and the Bay of Bengal, about 50 km (30 miles) north of Rakhine’s state capital Sittwe. The settlement is made up of a scattering of hamlets around a school, clinic and Buddhist monastery. Buddhist homes cluster in the northern part of the village. For many years there had been tensions between the Buddhists and their Muslim neighbors, who accounted for almost 90 percent of the roughly 7,000 people in the village. But the two communities had managed to co-exist, fishing the coastal waters and cultivating rice in the paddies.Then the military beckoned with their guns to the crowd of roughly 300 Rohingya to assemble in the paddies, these witnesses said. The soldiers and the Rohingya, hailing from different parts of Myanmar, spoke different languages. Educated villagers translated for their fellow Rohingya.
“This could have been me writing the article,” one poster wrote. “OMG, your story is mine also . . . for 19 years. Yes, we stay, and we hurt, and we try,” another added. “[A]nd others don’t see it, so we are alone.”
He asked her what she had told the FBI about their relationship during her interview with the agency over his security clearance in February 2017.
Willoughby said the couple’s fights only once resulted in a physical attack against her. “We were yelling in each other’s faces. I disengaged and went to take a shower. Rob was not done fighting. He came to the shower and grabbed me by the shoulders and pulled me out of the shower to continue arguing,” she said. “I think he saw the look on my face, and immediately released me and apologized. But it happened and there was no coming back from it.”
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“He threw me down a flight of stairs where my 6-year-old was playing,” said one. “He sent me to work with finger bruises on my arms from grabbing me. He got mad when I wouldn’t do cocaine with him.”
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But 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.”
For more than three years, Fierro kept quiet about the incident, saying it was “an embarrassing situation that I didn’t want to think about.” He said he never felt threatened by Garcia, nor did he fear any imminent retaliation, and he noted that he had no trouble extricating himself from the encounter. He added that Garcia appeared so drunk that he would not be surprised if she did not remember that day.Continue reading the main story Reports emerged during the week that scores of spectators attending a rehearsal here last Saturday ended up leaving early due to the extreme cold. But several fans outside the stadium on Friday declared themselves ready to face the chill
“I made choices and just have to live with them,” continued Omarosa. Later Mathews asked if she’d vote for Trump again and the former White House staffer answers bluntly.Slideshow (7 Images)RIOTS AND GAMES Pence had kept open the possibility for some contact with the North Koreans in South Korea, while reiterating Washington’s insistence that denuclearization by North Korea is a necessary condition for peace.
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keep emergency kits in their vehicles, keep their gas tanks at least half full and tell someone where they’re going and which route they’ll take.Associated Press in a story about sexual harassment at after-work political events that alcohol was no excuse for inappropriate behavior. “I would say that most of the public realizes that our job is based on relationships, and so we are expected to go out there and socialize,” she said. “I think our public also expects us to hold ourselves to a higher standard.”“The details of these claims have never been brought to my attention until today,” the statement read. “I can confirm that I did attend the 2014 legislative softball game with a number of members and my staff. I can also say I have zero recollection of engaging in inappropriate behavior and such behavior is inconsistent with my values.”
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It claimed a right to self-defence, saying it was responding to an attack on its coalition forces.