The office of the Vice President said Pence's decision to hire outside legal counsel was in keeping with his aim to "fully cooperate with any inquiries related to the Russian Federation probe". Recent moves by Vice President Mike Pence reflect the strain he's feeling amid the chaos and turmoil in the White House , The Washington Post reported .
Next, the Senate will come up with their version of the same bill. Senate aides said the Senate bill was not expected to touch insurance protections that are included in Obamacare for people with pre-existing medical conditions, after the controversy over the House bill that would let states seek waivers from those protections.
Representative Steve Scalise , 51, was in critical condition Wednesday after surgery to treat a gunshot wound to the hip. Translate escalation rhetoric across the board to see how ridiculous it sounds: If we're anxious about car-on-pedestrian fatalities in cities, the solution should be to fill the road with more cars to block the other cars from hitting you; if you're anxious about graffiti in your neighborhood, the solution must be to arm every citizen with their own can of spray paint ...
Brexit negotiations which could define the UK's political and economic future have begun, with David Davis calling for a "new deep and special partnership" between Britain and Brussels . Merkel said Monday: "I think it is premature to speculate on the first day of the negotiations how they will end". The terms of reference state "for both parties the default is transparency" and that it is for the side providing any information to state whether it should remain secret.
Rowe had been in prison since June 2002, and Dubose had been in prison since July 2015. Police say Donnie Russell Rowe (W/M 6'1 181 pounds) and Ricky Dubose (W/M 6'1 140 pounds) are the suspects. No one knows where they are headed, but Dubose is from northeast Georgia and Rowe has ties to Tennessee. "Two correction officers have been murdered - it's very frustrating".
She said she hopes her son, from Herrin, Illinois, can come home to be with family as he works through what happened. Two of three injured crew members who were evacuated from the ship by helicopter, including the ship's commanding officer, Commander Bryce Benson, were released from the U.S.
Investment bank Goldman Sachs said if the United States rig count holds, fourth-quarter domestic oil production would rise substantially. The increase in US drilling activity and shale production has mostly offset efforts by OPEC and other producers to cut output in a move to prop up the market .
Trump tweets that Ossoff "can't even vote. because he doesn't even live there!" - Democrat Jon Ossoff , 30, is a former congressional staffer-turned documentary filmmaker; now he's a symbol of the Trump opposition movement, though he rarely mentions the president.
Police were seen removing his clothes to checking his body for explosives as the bomb squad were on the scene. In April, an attacker opened fire on a police van on the Champs Elysees, killing one officer and gravely wounding two others. The Paris prosecutor's office has opened an anti-terror investigation into the incident, Brandet said. Visitors to a nearby Auguste Rodin exhibit were confined inside the Grand Palais exhibit hall for an hour after the incident.
The Saudi Information and Culture Ministry said in a statement quoted by Agence France-Presse that three captured Iranians, identified as members of the Revolutionary Guards Corps, had been caught late Friday as their boat approached the Saudi-owned Marjan oil field in the Gulf.
Five of the victims have been formally identified so far, Metropolitan Police Commander Stuart Cundy said , the Telegraph reported . "On Saturday I went in myself and went to the top floor", he said . Local residents and survivors of West London's Grenfell Tower fire are looking for answers surrounding the deadly incident that has left over 60 people dead and many missing.
The larger numbers of rebel deaths and seized firearms in recent days "show that we are nearing the conclusion", military spokesman Col. Edgard Arevalo told reporters, adding that it remained hard to say when the siege would be completely crushed.
Doctors said they have very limited information about Warmbier's condition before his arrival in the United States and have not had any contact with North Korean medical officials. A roommate of Warmbier spoke to the Washington Post about his experiences in the isolated, communist country. A United Nations Special Rapporteur has called for respect for the human rights of detainees in North Korea , after the release of U.S.
The SU-22 fighter bomber was engaged by an F/A-18E Super Hornet after it had dropped bombs near the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces , the Pentagon said . The Canadian military has been flying surveillance aircraft and a refuelling plane over Syria for the past several months as part of its contribution to the USA -led anti-ISIL coalition.
The department would not comment on the record on whether Trump, who has repeatedly complained about leaks on the case, requested the statement. That, not a political witch hunt, is what the nation needs. Trump cited the memo in firing Comey. Earlier this month, Rosenstein told The Associated Press that "if anything that I did winds up being relevant to his investigation then, as Director Mueller and I discussed, if there's a need from me to recuse, I will".
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Iranian parliament chief Ali Larijani expressed grave concern over a US Senate decision, with over 90 votes in favor, paving the path for new sanctions against the Revolutionary Guards and Iran. Iran has arrested nearly 50 people in connection with a twin attack on Tehran that killed 17 people last week, officials said, as security forces stepped up efforts to crack down on suspected militants.
Plans to create new grammar schools, also set out in the Green Paper, and ending free school lunches for all infants, are expected to be the most high profile victims of the new parliamentary arithmetic . The Queen's Speech will take place next Wednesday, the government has announced. DUP Leader Arlene Foster is known to be close to the new Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar.
Criticising Mrs May's election strategy, Mr Hammond joked that he had been kept "not quite in a cupboard" over the course of the campaign. He said Mrs May had "alienated our allies in Europe" and suggested Britain could stay in the single market if it was reformed, but failed to give further detail, saying it is more important to focus on the outcome.
An increasingly concerned European Union has been pushing London to hurry up, with time running out for a deal and three months already passed since May triggered the two-year Article 50 European Union exit process. Some of her ministers want to refashion her strategy toward protecting trade with Britain's biggest market rather than continue to aim for her original goal of winning control of immigration and law-making.
North Korea is reportedly trying to develop a missile that could reach all the way to the U.S. Pacific coast, a threat that U.S. intelligence officials are monitoring closely through space satellite images of nuclear facilities inside the Hermit Kingdom.
The ad urges Republicans to vote for Handel to "stop" Ossoff and Democrats. The race between Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff is seen as a significant political test for the new Trump Administration and spending could top $50 million, making it the most expensive House race in US history.
Davidson had just two months and 15 days left to serve of his sentence for immigration offences after he was caught in April a year ago for using another man's passport on the popular tourist island. Iliev was serving a seven-year sentence for money laundering and another offence, while Said and King were serving 14 and seven years, respectively, for drug offences.
Four foreigners - including Australian Shaun Edward Davidson - escaped from the prison via a tunnel. "The tunnel is 12 metres (13 yards) long", he said, adding that the police had launched a search and believed the men were still in Bali , the Asian Correspondent reported.
However Hammond's cabinet colleague David Davis is a more hardline Brexiteer, and will be leading negotiations with the European Union , whose chief negotiator is French politician Michel Barnier. May, whose future is uncertain after she lost her Conservative majority in an election this month, has insisted that trade talks start immediately and run in parallel.