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by | July 27, 2017 | 16:04

Brownback's policies. Gov. Sam Brownback signs a welfare reform bill into law in Topeka , Kan., Thursday, April 16, 2015. "President Trump has made this selection in six months, whereas it took his predecessor 27 months to do the same", said James Dobson, host of My Family Talk and founder of Focus on the Family.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:48

If the US President vetoes the bill , Congress members have threatened to override this veto given the vast bipartisan majority behind the measure. The House overwhelmingly approved the legislation Tuesday, clearing the measure for action in the Senate. House and Senate negotiators reached an agreement late Wednesday to get the sanctions legislation against Iran , Russia and North Korea through the Senate without further amendment, avoiding a potential clash with the House.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:44

The President, who appeared to be in a joyous mood, discussed and cracked jokes with the governors who were also visibly happy to see him. Governors on the delegation include; Abdulaziz Yari (Zamfara), Abiola Ajimobi (Oyo), Dave Umahi (Ebonyi), Samuel Ortom (Benue), Abdullahi Ganduje (Kano), Udom Emmanuel (Akwa Ibom) and Kashim Shettima (Borno).

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:41

After all, nobody on the team has registered more sacks for the Vikings since 2014, and he gives them the most consistent pass rusher they've had since Jared Allen. I don't have to change nothing in my play but just take my game to the next level each and every day. "We'll continue to work and monitor other potential extensions", he said.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:33

Kehinde Adebayo with the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency said Wednesday afternoon that rescuers are giving way to investigators who will seek the cause of the collapse. According to an eyewitness account, the building, said to be owned by Kafo family, suddenly gave way and collapsed around 4p.m. without any prior warning or crack.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:30

Bruce Rauner's office. Instead, he says he would amendatory veto it because it includes a pension plan for Chicago teachers. I remain focused to adopt a fair approach so that all our school districts get the critical resources they need to educate our children.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:30

Over 50,000 people have been relocated to safer places, majority residents of the worst affected districts in northern Gujarat, Banaskantha and Patan. Wing Commander Abhishek Matiman, the defence spokesperson for the region, said that the Army has rescued 113 people and efforts are on to evacuate about 40 others from Sirohi and Jhabadiya village in North Gujarat.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:31

For the record, the man himself-and the show's masters at ABC-have both issued a "no comment" on his potential casting. When Spicer made the decision to step down from his position on Friday, actor Zach Braff jokingly tweeted , "Can't wait to see Sean Spicer waltz on Dancing With the Stars ".

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:18

FOX Business has confirmed that Karina Lynch, longtime legislative and regulatory attorney with the Washington , D.C. law firm Williams & Jensen PLLC, joined Trump Jr.'s legal team last week, just days ahead of his planned testimony before the Judiciary Committee investigating Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:13

He is presently an MLA in Gujarat Assembly. The BJP parliamentary board today made a decision to allow BJP president Amit Shah and textiles & information and broadcasting (I&B) minister Smriti Irani to contest the Rajya Sabha elections from Gujarat.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:01

The infection was discovered through a test for the Zika virus done by the patient's doctor. Thousands of tests were done since April, and the additional testing led to the identification of this infection. All pregnant women should consult with their physicians to be tested for Zika even if they have no symptoms. Meanwhile, Florida, which reported 285 local cases in 2016, so far this year hasn't reported any local infections in people who were exposed in 2017, though the Florida ...

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:47

When asked why the Pentagon was surprised by Trump's transgender-policy tweets, she said, "As I said before, the president's national security team was part of this consultation". Guys, I really don't have anything else to add on that topic. "The administration is supportive of being tough on Russian Federation, particularly in putting these sanctions in place", she said.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:49

Earlier this week, the Advertiser reported that Bogota prosecutors would only accept a plea bargain deal with Sainsbury if she named the drug ring that she allegedly worked for. " I was told that my family and partner would be killed ", she said. "If not, they will face serious consequences", he told Seven. Sainsbury's sister on Wednesday told Channel 7 in Adelaide the plea deal was the best outcome they could have hoped for.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:42

All shops, business establishments and educational institutions remained closed while traffic was off the road. Seven separatist leaders, including hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani's son-in-law Altaf Ahmed Shah, were today detained by National Investigation Agency in connection with funding of militant activities and last year's unrest in the valley, sources said here this afternoon.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:41

In addition to binding Trump , the bill establishes new sanctions on Iran and North Korea, in addition to Russian Federation. However, earlier in the day, France and Germany spoke out against the bill as one that adversely affects European industries while advancing United States commercial interests.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:37

It lead many to point out a four- to five- month rehabilitation timetable, which would have led to Dixon missing most - if not all - of the season. Ravens coach John Harbaugh confirmed the bad news for Dixon while meeting with the media on Wednesday.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:28

Rihanna remains committed to bringing education and healthcare to the reach of millions after meeting with French president , Emmanuel Macron . "I was so inspired and impressed by his leadership, I think this is the year of Education". Bono later told reporters he had "never had many conversations quite like that" and praised Macron as a president who was "very open to finding new, innovative ways to solve the problems affecting the world's poor".

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:24

Riyad Mansour, the Palestinian U.N. ambassador, told reporters Monday that Palestinians will stay in the streets until "all obstacles" to allowing Muslims their right to pray at Al-Aqsa are "removed completely without conditions", including metal detectors and cameras which violate the status quo.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:24

Hammond has said Tillerson will stay in the role as "as long as there are rogue regimes pursuing nuclear weapons or terrorists seeking safe haven،" according to Buzzfeed News. "He's deeply engaged in that work", The Hill reported . Trump and Tillerson have pushed different messages on key issues including the crisis between Qatar and other Gulf neighbors, where the President tweeted that he hoped Qatar's isolation would hasten "the beginning of the end to the horror of terrorism!" When ...

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:20

Saakashvili is now in the United States and the withdrawal of his Ukrainian citizenship has left him stateless. It may be mentioned that Saakashvili served two presidential terms between 2004 and 2013 in Eastern European country of Georgia and was granted Ukrainian citizenship in 2015 when President Poroshenko graced him for official assignment in Ukraine.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:21

A search operation is underway to arrest the members of a panchayat (village council) who fled after ordering a man to rape a 16-year-old girl, police said on Wednesday. The Supreme Court also requested a report on the case, which echoed a notorious case from 2002 in which another teenager was gang-raped on a local council's order.

by | July 27, 2017 | 01:06

Some papers were torn and thrown towards the Well of the House. They should also tender a public apology, he said. As Congress members, including Scindia, Kantilal Bhuria, K C Venugopal and Ravneet Singh Bittu, rushed to the Well, the Speaker said she was trying to accomodate everyone by allowing them to ventilate their concerns.

by | July 27, 2017 | 00:59

The Obama administration faced heated criticism from conservatives previous year when it announced the repeal of the ban, and several Republican members of Congress have urged the Trump administration to reverse the decision, saying that the decision does not serve the US' defense interests.

by | July 27, 2017 | 01:00

He did not speak with reporters when he left. "Once again there is no truth to the disinformation put forth by anonymous sources and leakers", Jason Maloni, a lawyer for Mr Manafort said . has added another lawyer to his legal team, ABC News and Reuters reported on Sunday. That meeting was held in Trump Tower in NY after the lawyer offered damaging information about Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton .

by | July 27, 2017 | 00:57

They decided "to change the inspection with metal detectors to a security inspection based on advanced technologies and other means", Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office said. The security measures incensed many Muslim worshippers, who had to pass through the metal detectors in order to pray there. The move incensed the Muslim world, amid allegations that Israel was trying to expand control over the site under the guise of security - a claim Israel denies.