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Author: 0 Trump intends to sign Russia sanctions bill: White House

Russia announced Friday it would seize USA diplomatic properties and demand that the State Department reduce its staff in Russia , a tit-for-tat punishment that the Russian Foreign Ministry said was spurred by a financial sanctions bill now awaiting a signature from President Trump.

People Senate health bill collapses in bitter blow to Trump
Author: 0 Senate health bill collapses in bitter blow to Trump

Brady doesn't offer specifics. "Arizona is watching", he said. And while Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort and son-in-law, Don Trump, Jr., have been cooperating privately with the judiciary committee, it's still possible that they could be called to testify in public.

People Nuclear deal signatories condemn Iran's 'satellite rocket' launch
Author: 0 Nuclear deal signatories condemn Iran's 'satellite rocket' launch

The remarks by the chief diplomat came after the US claimed the launch of a satellite-carrier rocket by Iran on Thursday contravened the spirit of the nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). The resolution states Iran is merely "called upon" not to conduct such rocket and missile tests. He added that Iran would report the cases of breach of the deal to the monitoring delegation, referring to an Iranian team tasked with monitoring the implementation of ...

People Democrats Praise Republican McCain After Senate Fails to Repeal Obamacare
Author: 0 Democrats Praise Republican McCain After Senate Fails to Repeal Obamacare

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said he and McCain have "been friends for a very long time " and McCain showed "amazing courage" in voting with the Democrats. That would have sent a shock wave through health insurance markets, spiking premiums. He also signaled that he wasn't confident in Ryan's assurances about the bill's fate in a conference committee.

People Russian FM Statement on USA counter-sanctions
Author: 0 Russian FM Statement on USA counter-sanctions

The Trump administration is now making efforts to improve relations with Russian Federation amid ongoing probes into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation during the 2016 presidential election. Speaking just before the Senate passed the bill, Republican Senator John McCain, a leading congressional voice calling for a firm line against Russian Federation said: "The United States of America needs to send a strong message to Vladimir Putin and any other aggressor ...

People Shahid Khakan Abbasi to replace Nawaz Sharif as Pakistan's Interim Prime Minister
Author: 0 Shahid Khakan Abbasi to replace Nawaz Sharif as Pakistan's Interim Prime Minister

Addressing a televised meeting of leaders of his PML-N party in Islamabad on Saturday, the elder Sharif said he accepted the Supreme Court's verdict, but did not agree with it. His two previous governments were dismissed over corruption charges and through a bloodless military coup in 1992 and 1999, respectively. The decision was announced by former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif after a meeting of the PML-N's parliamentarians, which was held here.

People President Trump To Reince Priebus: You're Fired
Author: 0 President Trump To Reince Priebus: You're Fired

In a third tweet, Trump extended his gratitude to Priebus . Despite Scaramucci's assertions that Priebus was unfit for his duties, the president thanked Priebus "for his service and dedication to his country" in a tweet. Speaking to reporters as he arrived back in Washington from Long Island, N.Y. - where earlier Friday he delivered a speech on gang violence - Trump praised Kelly, calling him "a great great American" and added that Priebus is "a good man".

People Trump names new White House Chief of Staff
Author: 0 Trump names new White House Chief of Staff

He added, "I would like to thank Reince Priebus for his service and dedication to his country". But he has praised Fox News' coverage of his tenure, tweeting his please at their "amazing reporting" over an allegation a senior United States intelligence official revealed the names of some of Trump's associates in intelligence reports .

People Reince Priebus to be replaced by Homeland Security Secretary
Author: 0 Reince Priebus to be replaced by Homeland Security Secretary

Trump has picked Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly as his new chief of staff. Wisconsin Republicans are not happy with the departure of Reince Priebus as President Donald Trump's chief of staff. "It's extremely unfair - and that's a mild word - to the president", Trump said. He compared their relationship to that of brothers who are "rough on each other", invoking the biblical story of Cain and Abel.

Author: 0 Trump's Chief of Staff resigns

Trump spoke briefly with the media on the tarmac, saying " Reince is a good man, John Kelly will do a fantastic job". The new chief of staff is John F. That conflict piqued on Thursday, when Scaramucci delivered a profanity-laced rant to the New Yorker's Ryan Lizza , telling him that Priebus, who he described as "a fucking paranoid schizophrenic", would be asked to resign soon after.

People Priebus out as chief of staff, Trump names Kelly as replacement
Author: 0 Priebus out as chief of staff, Trump names Kelly as replacement

Combined with Jeff Sessions' determination to reexamine Obama administration policies that allowed states to legalize cannabis, and Donald Trump's disdain for "illegal aliens", will Kelly's attitude have the potential to bring cannabis prohibition and Sessions' new war on drugs to the forefront? John Kelly is a retired Marine Corps General.

People Man, 73, critically injured when package detonates on porch in Queens
Author: 0 Man, 73, critically injured when package detonates on porch in Queens

The explosive was a " victim-actuated device", with the explosion caused by opening the cylindrical package, Chief Boyce said . The man suffered second and third-degree burns to 80 percent of his body, mostly to his torso and legs. It had been sitting on the porch of the home for about a week. Donna Harris, a spokeswoman for USPIS' New York division, said the package did not appear to have come through the mail, but that the agency was still investigating.

People Turkish court frees 7 newspaper staff, keeps 5 in jail
Author: 0 Turkish court frees 7 newspaper staff, keeps 5 in jail

An Istanbul court on Friday ordered that the seven be released under judicial control, meaning they remain charged and will have to report to the authorities, although it is rare in Turkey for defendants in such cases to be sent back to jail.

People Fair officials take Missouri's tougher carnival ride inspections seriously
Author: 0 Fair officials take Missouri's tougher carnival ride inspections seriously

Based on the safety reports done by inspectors on the ride in North Carolina, there were problems when it was here in town as well. Normally those are done once a month. Forty-three of the rides, also known as the Afterburner, are in use around the world, 11 of them in the USA, according to KMG. That ride previously was stationed at the State Fair Meadowlands in East Rutherford, but no incidents were reported with the ride at that time .

People Kyrie Irving Trade Rumors: Minnesota Timberwolves Exploring Possible Deals With Cleveland Cavaliers
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving Trade Rumors: Minnesota Timberwolves Exploring Possible Deals With Cleveland Cavaliers

Wiggins , 22, who was the first-overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft, averaged a career-best 23.6 points, as well as 4.0 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game for the Timberwolves in the 2016-17 season, according to Basketball Reference . If nothing else, these questions provide some honest roster clarity about how to feel about the Wolves and what their pecking order really is. However, it's important to note that Irving is the "only" player he'd move Wiggins to acquire.

Author: 0 Trump to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill

Experts expect Trump to sign the bill , probably with reluctance. If he opts for a veto, the bill can become law anyway if two-thirds of both the House and Senate vote for an override. Russia's Foreign Ministry on Friday ordered a reduction in the number of USA diplomats in Russian Federation and said it was closing down a US recreation retreat in response to fresh sanctions against Russian Federation.

People Trump's 2005 Drawing Of Manhattan Sold For $29000
Author: 0 Trump's 2005 Drawing Of Manhattan Sold For $29000

Eleven different bids, starting at $9,000, were submitted for the sketch, The Hill stated. Other Trump memorabilia sold in the past includes a Ferrari, a set of golf clubs, and a bottle of whisky signed by him. Sanders auction house where it sold Thursday for $29,184. However, the next time you feel like cringing over that €25.00 JustEat order you made last weekend, just remember that an actual human being spent close to $30,000 of their hard earned cash on a framed sketch by Donald ...

Author: 0 White House: Trump will sign bill sanctioning Russia, North Korea, Iran

President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said Russian Federation would retaliate if tightened sanctions against the country are signed into law in the United States. will stand firm and united in the face of their destabilising behaviour, said Senator Bob Corker, Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.

Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez to return to Arsenal training on Sunday - Wenger

Wenger says Nelson and Joe Willock will both get playing time at the Emirates - a clear signal that they're both knocking on the door to the first team. Sanchez wants to leave Arsenal this summer for a club where he can really challenge for major trophies. Arsene Wenger had claimed on Thursday that the Chile worldwide, whose future at the Emirates remains uncertain, would be back in training this Sunday.