Trump also spent about 10 minutes inside the dungeons where slaves were held before walking through the "Door of No Return" to be taken across the Atlantic Ocean.
The first lady also had a private tea with her Ghanaian counterpart, Rebecca Akufo-Addo.
Mrs. Trump says she expects the visit to be "very emotional". "I will never forget the incredible experience and the stories that I heard from the gentleman. what happened so many years ago, it's really a tragedy". The two first met last week in NY at a reception on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly, where Mrs. Trump spoke about her upcoming trip.
The former model, whose choice of clothing is keenly watched, changed from a safari-inspired departure outfit of suede trench coat and leopard print heels to a red and white striped dress with white pumps by the time she arrived in West Africa.The 48-year-old is promoting her Be Best initiative, her official agenda unveiled in May created to improve children's well-being.
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Trump also cradled an infant and declared the baby a "beautiful boy" as she handed him back to his mother.
Melania Trump left the sanctuary of the East Wing of the White House for a continent her husband once reportedly said contained "shithole" countries, making her visit as much about mending fences as carving her own diplomatic path.
Mrs Trump receives flowers during an arrival ceremony after landing at Kotoka International Airport in Accra October 2, 2018.
They exchanged gifts: a Chippendale silver tray embossed with an image of the White House inside a leather case signed by "First Lady Melania Trump" for Akufo-Addo, and Kente cloth and artifacts for Trump, according to Grisham.
But they shouldn't bode well for Kavanaugh's confirmation, despite the protestations of Republicans like Rep. She claims Kavanaugh exposed himself to her during a party while they both were at Yale in the early 1980s.
And even if their homes survived intact, hundreds of thousands of utility customers who lack power have limited food options. Charlotte and Asheville in North Carolina, and Roanoke, Virginia, could also be in for heavy rains as Florence plods inland.
Prosecutors also asked the court to require Cosby to cover the cost of his two trials , which added up to about $420,000. Judge O'Neill heard arguments yesterday on whether to formally deem Cosby a "sexually violent predator" under state law.
A Democrat in Texas hasn't been elected to statewide office since 1994, the longest such political losing streak in the nation. Citing state and local police reports, the Houston Chronicle reported last month that a witness said he tried to flee.
In a Twitter post on Wednesday, Trump did not back away from his rally comments, instead attacking Kavanaugh's Democratic critics. I don't think that would happen with Federal Bureau of Investigation agents seated across the table.
Much of Microsoft's improvements went toward the display, which is now 38 percent brighter and has 22 percent more contrast. One such device is a 2018 refresh of Microsoft's Surface Pro laptop-notebook hybrid device, dubbed the Surface Pro 6 .
Several houses were flooded or damaged and 38 people sustained minor injuries but no one was feared dead, local officials said. The terminal building was closed for the day and the monorail as well as bus service to the airport were also suspended.
The Journal report quoted one senior Chinese advisory official saying China would not negotiate "with a gun pointed to its head". American officials say those violate Beijing's market-opening commitments and worry they might erode USA industrial leadership.
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First, back in June, Democrats tried to argue the Senate shouldn't confirm a Supreme Court justice in any even-numbered year. Ernst says if no corroboration is turned up she "will continue to support Judge Kavanaugh based on the information" she has.
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Goodbye Kirk! Tropics settle down for the moment
Cooper said drivers should still be careful navigating the southeastern area of the state, where most of the closures remain. As for Tropical Depression Kirk , the hurricane center said it could weaken further as it progresses across the Atlantic.
China cancels trade talks with US
If the White House does up the ante by going all the way to "500", Beijing would be unable to match that in dollar terms. The duties on $200 billion worth of imports came into effect just after midnight on Monday morning Washington time.
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He told the Values Voter conference, "In the very near future, Judge Kavanaugh will be on the United States Supreme Court ". Trump's tweets propagate the misguided notion that victims of sexual assault will typically respond by calling the police.
Hurricane Florence makes landfall in US North Carolina coast
It was crawling west-southwest at 3 miles per hour , lifting huge amounts of ocean moisture and dumping it far from the coast. The hurricane has darkened the skies and homes of hundreds of thousands of residents of both North & South Carolina.