Authorities also closed down the Eurasia Tunnel, which connects Istanbul's Asian and European sides under the Bosporus strait, as a precaution. The city's main tram service between the Bagcilar suburb and Kabatas, on the banks of the Bosphorus, was also suspended.
The new package of sanctions aims to hit President Vladimir Putin and his inner circle by targeting alleged corrupt officials, human rights abusers and crucial sectors of the Russian economy, including weapons sales and energy exports. "We stand with patience in the face of the sanctions, but the time we will have to respond to this rudeness is closing", Putin added. House and Senate committees and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are examining possible ties between the Trump campaign ...
McCain made worldwide headlines after his pivotal no vote on the so-called skinny repeal of Obamacare sunk the measure for good. "Stop listening to the bombastic loudmouths on the radio and television and the internet". John McCain is a Republican politician, one who has voted with his party roughly 87 percent of the time since he entered the Senate. The Arizona senator has emerged as one of the president's most outspoken GOP critics on Capitol Hill.
On July 14, Moscow warned that it was running out of patience in light of the stalemate that followed the closure of two Russian diplomatic compounds in the U.S., and mentioned possible retaliatory measures including the expulsion of diplomats.
But in a stunning rebuke by his own party in Congress , Trump must now sign or veto a bill that constricts his ability to amend the sanctions policy while under the cloud of three investigations into his team's alleged ties to Russian Federation.
If the bill obtains enough bipartisan support among lawmakers, however, Congress would be able to override a veto. Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed into law a protocol to an agreement with Syria to deploy a Russian Air Force group at a Syrian military base.
He may be given the crucial portfolios of Home or Defense. Vaghela, who was keen to be nominated as the party's chief ministerial nominee in the Assembly election, announced his resignation from the party on the occasion of his birthday. Ahmed Patel can bank upon the votes of three MLAs - two of NCP and one of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar-led JD (U). As per PTI report, Prasad on senior leader Shankarsinh Vaghela resigning from the Congress said,"A senior leader like Shankersinh ...
A furious mob has lit bonfires and hurled petrol bombs at officers in Dalston, east London , after a protest over the death of a black father "who was wrestled to the ground by police" turned violent. However, with violence seemingly being problematic for the police, the Hackney division tweeted: "Officers have been subjected to abuse and violence".
Democrats for almost two months have held off on sending an evidence-based school funding bill to Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner because he's pledged-through an amendatory veto-to strip money for Chicago Public Schools that he has declared a "bailout".
Lindsey Graham of SC is working on legislation that would block the firing of special counsels without judicial review, according to the Associated Press . He said he is now working on the bill and does not yet know when it will be finalized. Trump also has alleged that Sessions has taken a "VERY weak" position on investigating former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and leaks from the intelligence community.
Russian Federation responded to proposed USA sanctions for its suspected meddling in the 2016 election on Friday, by seizing two US diplomatic properties in the country and ordering that the USA downsize its diplomatic staff in the country.
Trump has given no firm indication about whether he will sign the bipartisan measure. The Senate passed the bill, 98-2, two days after the House of Representatives pushed the measure through by an overwhelming margin, 419-3. "The new bill is basically about the relations between House of Representatives, the USA president and the trans-Atlantic relations, in the sense, relations between the U.S.
Just when you thought he couldn't go any lower, he makes an appearance in front of a gathering of the Boy Scouts of America . Despite his question to himself, Donald Trump continued to fill his National Scout Jamboree speech with more political rhetoric.
Rai stuck to his statement given to the CBI during the investigation, as well as the one made before a magistrate, that on April 24, 2012, Indrani and her former husband Sanjeev Khanna picked Sheena up from outside Bandra's National College, strangulated her in the vehicle, which Rai was driving, and later disposed of her body in a village near Khopoli.
They spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss internal White House deliberations. But the overwhelming support of legislators for the new sanctions bill makes clear the danger they see in leaving Russian Federation policy up to the president.
Amnesty International alleged Israeli security forces fired "stun grenades, tear gas and sponge-tipped bullets into a peaceful crowd" at an entrance to the compound. After intensive global diplomacy, Israel removed the metal detectors on Tuesday. "The metal detectors and cameras that were put into place outside the Temple Mount after the terror attack on the Temple Mount when two officers were murdered have been removed", the police spokesman's office confirmed in a statement.
The European Union lashed North Korea for posing "a serious threat to global peace and security" after Pyongyang carried out another missile launch on Friday. North Korea usually conducts its missile and underground nuclear tests in the morning. Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Joseph Dunford and Commander of the U.S.
Amusements of America, the company that provides rides to the Ohio State Fair , describes the Fire Ball as an "aggressive thrill ride". An 18-year-old man from Columbus died as a result of the incident . The DCA told NJ Advance Media in an email that it planned to "continue our regular protocol for inspections", but would not say whether any other amusement rides at sites throughout the state were now under scrutiny and if there were plans to shut down any others.
Moving the Bill in the Parliament on Friday, Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar said , "By giving more autonomy to IIMs, India has taken a historic step and the world will see it". Earlier the autonomy to these institutions had been widely debated during the tenure of the former HRD Minister Smriti Irani. "It is hard to run IIMs from here (Delhi)".
The striking workers are employed by Swissport and include baggage and cargo handlers, cabin cleaners and other ground crew. "I can tell you our members voted in favour of a strike by 95 per cent". Teamsters Local 419, the union representing the workers, say the company hired 250 temporary workers last May and that they only received three to four days of training, rather than the three to four weeks given to their union counterparts.
GOP single-payer amendment fails in Senate MORE (R-S.C.) said Thursday that he is writing a bill that will limit President Trump's ability to fire the special counsel investigating Russian election meddling. Lindsey Graham of SC is working on legislation that would block the firing of special counsels without judicial review, according to the Associated Press .
He's also endured incalculable loss with the combat death of his son Robert in 2010. John has also done a spectacular job at Homeland Security. General Kelly has been a star. Firing Sessions or special counsel Robert Mueller - a move that has reportedly been considered by Trump and that would effectively end the Russian Federation probe that has been vexing him - could be one step too far even for this president.
Premier Paolo Gentiloni said Friday that the measure, requested by the Libyan government, represents "a significant contribution to reinforcing Libyan sovereignty". Italy's government on Friday proposed sending military forces to Libyan waters to tackle human smuggling. It would reportedly comprise ships, planes and 700 personnel.
With tax legislation and other priorities waiting in the wings, Republicans are eager to rid themselves of the burden of making good on their many campaign promises to repeal and replace "Obamacare", which has proven far more hard than expected.
She was wearing a white t-shirt, blue jeans and white/blue sneakers. Police said Julianna returned home around 11:50 p.m. on Thursday. Julianna told investigators that Rebecca is still in possession of the auto. She further related that she was accompanied by '3 black males, ' " police said Friday morning. "Police issued a Silver Alert for Rebecca Hernandez describing her as 4'11", 130 lbs., with brown hair and brown eyes.