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Author: 0 SANCTIONS: Russia retaliates, seizes 2 USA properties, orders Embassy to cut staff

This new bill puts Mr Trump in a hard position as he will have to decide whether to accept the measures or veto them and anger fellow Republicans. In the statement, the ministry said, "Any new unilateral actions by the USA authorities to reduce the number of our diplomats in the United States will be met with a mirror response".

Author: 0 Donald Trump replaces Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, appoints John Kelly

Why make an enemy of Priebus, when he could be a critical ally as Trump tried to get his agenda passed? Even before joining Trump's cabinet as secretary of Homeland Security , Kelly was Trumpian in his own way. "Respected by everybody. A great, great American", he said. "Reince is a good man". Priebus told CNN he had been talking to Trump for some time about exiting the White House.

People Palestinian Assailant Shot, Killed in Attempted West Bank Stabbing
Author: 0 Palestinian Assailant Shot, Killed in Attempted West Bank Stabbing

IDF soldiers were on high alert in the Old City of Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria and across the country as thousands of Muslims returned to weekly Friday prayer services at the Temple Mount after a week-long boycott. Unlike last Friday, when Arabs rioted because of security measures, including body scanners and metal detectors, that had been placed at the entrances to Har Habayis, this week's riots were expected as Arabs celebrated their "victory" over Israel, with the removal of all security ...

People Shahid Khaqan Abbasi named interim PM of Pakistan
Author: 0 Shahid Khaqan Abbasi named interim PM of Pakistan

He will also likely seek election to the National Assembly from Nawaz Sharif's vacated seat, which is a PML-N stronghold, reported Dawn . Shahbaz Sharif can not now become the prime minister as he is not a member of Pakistan's parliament.

Author: 0 Russian Federation orders U.S. to cut diplomatic staff, says to seize diplomatic property

The Senate's 98-2 passage of the sanctions bill, which followed a 419-3 vote in the House of Representatives, forces Trump to take a hard line on Moscow or veto the legislation and infuriate his fellow Republicans. President Vladimir Putin had warned on Thursday that Russian Federation had so far exercised restraint, but would have to retaliate against what he described as boorish and unreasonable US behaviour.

People Suspended Spanish football boss Villar Llona resigns from UEFA posts
Author: 0 Suspended Spanish football boss Villar Llona resigns from UEFA posts

Villar, also a senior vice-president of global football body Fifa, has denied all the allegations. He is the latest leading official to be arrested or banned in a corruption scandal which has swept the world's most popular sport. Four Spanish officials-Villar, his son Gorka, vice president Juan Padron and regional secretary for Tenerife Ramon Hernandez-were all taken into police custody last week.

People New US Russia sanctions bill risks European Union ire
Author: 0 New US Russia sanctions bill risks European Union ire

President Donald Trump is likely to sign a tough new sanctions bill that includes proposed measures targeting Russian Federation - a remarkable concession that the president has yet to sell his party on his hopes for forging a warmer relationship with Moscow.

People McCain, expected to save health bill, became the executioner
Author: 0 McCain, expected to save health bill, became the executioner

Ryan issued a statement saying he would go to conference, but didn't guarantee there wouldn't be a vote on a Senate-passed "skinny bill". And he suggested that, heading into the 2018 midterms where the party in power tends to take some hits, that the Republican Party should potentially brace itself for some blowback from voters who feel betrayed that the Republican Party couldn't make good on its promise.

People Putin regrets deteriorating US-Russia ties, blames 'anti-Russia hysteria'
Author: 0 Putin regrets deteriorating US-Russia ties, blames 'anti-Russia hysteria'

The Kremlin had previously said it would not impose any sanctions on the us until Trump signs the bill. "At some point we will have to respond". Republican Senator John McCain, a leading congressional voice calling for a firm line against Russian Federation, said before the vote: "The United States of America needs to send a strong message to Vladimir Putin and any other aggressor that we will not tolerate attacks on our democracy".

People Samajwadi Party Legislators Quit, Akhilesh Yadav Blames BJP
Author: 0 Samajwadi Party Legislators Quit, Akhilesh Yadav Blames BJP

Bukkal Nawab , who is also a founder of Rashtriya Shia Samaj and Yashwant Singh resigned from Legislative Council. The SP leader also said that he will speak to Bukkal Nawab. In fact, Akhilesh Yadav had also made a sarcastic comment on Nitish Kumar's decision over joining hands with BJP with a Bollywood song and said that the latter could not resist separation from his former ally.

People Trump Wish of Russian Detente Dies as Putin Expels Diplomats
Author: 0 Trump Wish of Russian Detente Dies as Putin Expels Diplomats

The White House is also said to be particularly concerned over a provision in the new bill which would limit President Trump's ability to lift the sanctions. Ambassador Tefft expressed his strong disappointment and protest. Putin, at a joint news conference with Finnish President Sauli Niinisto, also spoke about Obama's order last December to seize Russian diplomatic property in the United States and to expel 35 Russian diplomats.

People Family of woman slain on cruise ship
Author: 0 Family of woman slain on cruise ship "devastated"

Kenneth Manzanares , 39, was charged with murdering his wife after he was found with blood on his hands and clothes, and with blood spread throughout the cabin on a Princess Cruises ship Tuesday night, according to a criminal complaint by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

People What's Next: Health Care 'Vote-a-Rama' and the End Game
Author: 0 What's Next: Health Care 'Vote-a-Rama' and the End Game

In just the past week, President Donald Trump presided at an event with Obamacare "victims" who had lost access to physicians ― and Vice President Mike Pence , speaking in OH, told the story of small business owners struggling to pay coverage costs for employees.

People IRGC raps USA repeat of 'provocative move' in Persian Gulf
Author: 0 IRGC raps USA repeat of 'provocative move' in Persian Gulf

The US Nimitz-class aircraft carrier and another warship fired warning shots at Iranian vessels in the middle of the Persian Gulf on Friday, according to Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), as cited by local media. "This morning, a USA military ship in the north of the Persian Gulf sailed toward an IRGC Navy's patrol ship, which was patrolling in global waters, and fired two shots into the air for provocation and intimidation", reads the IRGC statement on Tuesday.

People Sri Lanka, China sign $1.5 billion Hambantota port deal
Author: 0 Sri Lanka, China sign $1.5 billion Hambantota port deal

Sri Lanka's cabinet on Tuesday approved the deal to lease the loss-making Hambantota Port to the State-owned Chinese conglomerate for US$ 1.12 billion.Under the agreement Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) as the public partner and China Merchant Port Holdings as the private partner will establish the several companies to implement the agreement.

Author: 0 CAGW President Tom Schatz Statement on Tax Reform

A Republican proposal in the House of Representatives to institute a border tax on imported items has been killed, party leaders said on Thursday, saying they did so as part of a tax overhaul deal struck between congressional and administration negotiators.

People Great weather for weekend events
Author: 0 Great weather for weekend events

However, a few showers will linger into the afternoon as well with breezy winds. Skies will clear overnight and sunny skies will prevail this weekend. Clouds and dampness keeps temperatures cool in the lower 70s. The humidity will be slightly lower making for a more comfortable day. High pressure brings a stretch of dry days.

People Trump signs Russian Federation sanctions bill he opposed
Author: 0 Trump signs Russian Federation sanctions bill he opposed

It added that it was seizing a compound and warehouse used by United States diplomats. The ministry says the USA has until September 1 to cut the number of its staff at the Moscow embassy and at three consulates to match the exact number of Russian diplomats who are working in the US - 455 people, according to the ministry's announcement.

People The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW) Earns Overweight Rating from Morgan Stanley
Author: 0 The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW) Earns Overweight Rating from Morgan Stanley

The company has market cap of $41.08 billion. The first trade took place at $43.04 and the stock went down -0.4% to attain the closing price of $42.78. The legal version of this piece can be read at https://www.baseball-news-blog.com/2017/07/28/iat-reinsurance-co-ltd-has-1020000-position-in-the-charles-schwab-corporation-schw-updated-updated-updated.html.

Author: 0 New sanctions: Putin promised a response to the"insolence" american

Embassy in Russian Federation to reduce the number of its diplomats by September 1". Moscow has already responded, ordering a reduction in the number of U.S. McCain said that the USA needs to send a strong message to Vladimir Putin and any other aggressor that we will not tolerate attacks on its democracy.

People North Korea says 2nd ICBM test puts much of U.S. in range
Author: 0 North Korea says 2nd ICBM test puts much of U.S. in range

EDT". At the time, the Pentagon said the missile launched on July 4 was a new type that " we have not seen before ". But the timing of the launch may have been affected by rain and cloudy weather that covered much of the country Thursday and Friday.

Author: 0 Trump could seek 'tougher' Russian Federation sanctions: White House aide

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 ...