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by | July 30, 2017 | 01:20

He's expected to sign the measure into law even though the bill includes provisions that bar him from easing the penalties on Russian Federation without first getting permission from Congress . "(The Russians) have taken Trump's measure and while they are willing to exploit his goofy fixation on Putin and naive sense you can do deals with someone like Putin.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:17

Russia's moves came a day after the U.S. Senate voted to slap new sanctions on Russian Federation, putting President Donald Trump in a tough position by forcing him to take a hard line against Moscow or veto the legislation and anger his own Republican Party.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:18

Well, on Thursday evening, the head of the Boy Scouts of America had enough of the constant phone calls and emails and tweets from angry parents about the tone of Donald Trump's speech , so he was forced to come out and issue a public apology for having Donald Trump come out and speak in the manner in which he did.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:18

It is aimed at punishing Moscow for interfering in the 2016 US presidential election and for its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria, where the Kremlin has backed President Bashar Assad. "As long as there are armed forces in the world, they will also carry out training", Niinisto said. Besides angering Moscow, the proposed legislation has upset the European Union, which has said the new sanctions might affect its energy security and prompt it to act, too.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:18

The Russian Foreign Ministry said on Friday that the United States had time until September, 1 to reduce its diplomatic staff in Russia to 455 people, the same number of Russian diplomats it said were left in the U.S. It also said it would seize a Moscow compound used by USA diplomats, as well as a US diplomatic warehouse. It is aimed at punishing Moscow for interfering in the 2016 US presidential election and for its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria , where the Kremlin has ...

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:14

Speaker Madigan did appoint members to work with Republicans on education funding reform, while saying he still believes that Governor Rauner should sign SB 1 as is. Bruce Rauner a plan that overhauls how IL funds schools. Cullerton says he's held onto the bill pending a conversation, "Because of the mental state of the governor - he's had a bad month".

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:16

Besides Maurya, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath , Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma, Transport Minister Swatantra Deo Singh and Minister of State for Science and Technology are required to become a member of either of the two Houses by 18 September.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:14

The former Republican National Committee chairman faced a hard task from the outset as he attempted to wrangle a hodgepodge of rival staff factions divided by ideology and allegiance, his influence supplanted by several other top advisers - including the President's own kin - who reported directly to Trump and not to the chief of staff .

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:14

They come months after the administration of President Barack Obama ordered the seizure of two Russian diplomatic compounds and expelled 35 Russian diplomats in response to alleged hacking of the US Democratic Party and Hillary Clinton's campaign during the 2016 presidential election.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:09

Raja Zafarul Haq said Mr Abbasi's name was approved by lawmakers from the Pakistan Muslim League party at a meeting on Saturday, also attended by Mr Sharif. The court said in its judgment that it was disqualifying Sharif for failing to disclose his monthly salary of Dh10,000 from a company owned by his son in the UAE.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:11

So, as the clock counted down on the failed repeal and replacement of Obamacare on Thursday night, Priebus' time was up. Trump made the announcement on Twitter just after landing on Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews outside Washington.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:06

Trump tweeted that he is replacing Priebus as Chief of Staff with John Kelly , now Secretary of Homeland Security. At a press briefing Thursday, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders refused to say Priebus had Trump's confidence.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:06

It will be an us versus them thing. they are acting like a gang, operating like a gang. "Once these kids start getting together, using their sense and going against the police, that makes sense". The police watchdog, the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC), is investigating the events leading to the death of Charles on Saturday.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:07

The EU executive decided on Wednesday to start legal action against Poland for violating the bloc's law, but had to wait until Poland officially published the new law to send a letter to Warsaw. PiS has vowed to push through the reforms despite the veto. However, Duda surprised many inside and outside the PiS government when he vetoed a bill that would have reinforced political control over the Supreme Court and another allowing parliament to choose members of a body created to protect the ...

by | July 30, 2017 | 00:58

Russia's move came a day after the U.S. Senate approved new sanctions against Russia , Iran , and North Korea . Signing the bill into law will send an inexperienced and undisciplined White House into an escalating confrontation with Russian Federation at a time when safeguards to reduce tensions have eroded and domestic pressure in both countries will make it hard to reverse course.

by | July 30, 2017 | 00:56

In the aftermath of this interview where the new White House Communications Director allegedly turned potty-mouth, Scaramucci blames Ryan Lizza. "And I'm not real fond of people who try to show off the strength of their egos by using the profanity and vulgar language that Mr. Scaramucci used to describe Steve Bannon and Reince Priebus ".

by | July 30, 2017 | 00:57

Expect mostly sunny skies with winds between 10-20 miles per hour. High temperatures Saturday climbed into the lower 90s. Sunday is the brighter and warmer of the two weekend days with lots of sun and highs in the upper 70s-low 80s. Tuesday will be warm in the mid to upper 80s and skies remain clear. Elsewhere, a mixture of sunshine and showers, heavy in the north. Today will be the driest day of the weekend, with temperatures ranging from 15 to 19 degrees, according to Met Éireann.

by | July 30, 2017 | 00:52

But while Kelly has worked for the government almost his whole life, he hasn't always embraced the political arena he is now at the center of. Trump announced the move in a tweet a day after his new communications director, Anthony Scaramucci, accused Priebus of leaking information to reporters in a profanity-laced tirade.

by | July 30, 2017 | 00:45

He was Trump's Secretary of Homeland Security and before that, was the Commander of United States Southern Command under Obama. Mr Priebus said in a televised statement from the White House: "The President has a right to hit a reset button".

by | July 30, 2017 | 00:41

A senior area police chief said the armed assailants stormed the home and still held up in the premises, Xinhua news agency reported. The additional officers are drawn from the General Service Unit (GSU) elite squad, Recce, that was tasked to flush out three attackers said to have raided the DP's home on Saturday (July 29) morning.

by | July 30, 2017 | 00:28

McCain returned to Washington DC this week after being diagnosed with brain cancer, and was a deciding vote in opening the bill to debate on the Senate floor. Several Republicans pleaded for their colleagues not to give up, even as US President Donald Trump blasted the vote, saying at 2:25am on Twitter: "3 Republicans and 48 Democrats let the American people down".

by | July 29, 2017 | 01:44

Thousands of Palestinians gather at Al-Aqsa Mosque, Jerusalem, July 27 , 2017. A Palestinian also broke into a home in a Jewish settlement in the West Bank and stabbed four Israelis on July 21, killing three of them. The leaders met after Israel removed an overhead metal bridge and railings installed outside the shrine after a Palestinian attack at the compound.

by | July 29, 2017 | 01:44

A handful of law enforcement agencies throughout Texas have started putting in detectors to alert the officer if carbon monoxide leaks in the vehicle's cabin. And 20 of those officers had a measurable level of carbon monoxide in their system when they were tested, Manley said. The chief says officers will have to double up in the other 40 percent of police vehicles.

by | July 29, 2017 | 01:28

The Trump administration is still trying to figure out design issues and where to construct the wall, since it's impractical to build everywhere along the nearly 2,000-mile border. For now, the Senate is working in a bipartisan fashion on a sharply different set of bills that, on average, are frozen at current levels. It comes as no surprise that the bill passed the House because Republicans hold a 240-192 majority there over Democrats , and it does give Trump and his congressional ...

by | July 29, 2017 | 01:20

Uzbekistan has uncovered the assets of a criminal group allegedly assisted by Gulnara Karimova in 12 countries including Russian Federation, the Uzbek Prosecutor-General's Office said, Sputnik news agency reports. Her Swiss lawyer Gregoire Mangeat said he did not know where she was being held and revealed that he had been forced to cancel a visit to see her this month.