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Senate Republican plan to repeal, replace Obamacare fails to get enough votes

The three Republican votes against the bill came from Sens. Republicans Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Susan Collins of ME joined Mr McCain in voting no. But ...


Ozamiz raid part of anti-drug drive

While attempting to serve search warrants for illegal narcotics and firearms at homes belonging to the Parojinogs, police were "met with volley of fire from the...


Sri Lanka, China sign Hambantota port deal worth ₹10000 crore

Speaking at the occasion, Minister Samarasinghe stated that the signed agreement will be once again presented to the cabinet. According to the new deal, only ...


Kim Jong-nam murder trial set for October

On March 1, two women - Indonesian Siti Aisyah, 25, and Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, 28 - were charged at the Sepang magistrate's court with murdering Jong-nam, 4...


What Will John Kelly Do As Chief Of Staff? People Are Worried

Priebus has been under fire for weeks, seeing one White House ally after another resign or leave, culminating in the recent departure of press secretary Sean Sp...


Dropping border adjustment plan limits tax-reform push

House, Senate, Treasury and the National Economic Council, the parties said that after debating "the pro-growth benefits of border adjustability", they chose to...


Trump sacks chief of staff

Kelly has formed a bond with the president over recent months that was fortified when he aggressively defended the travel ban policy and has only grown strong...


Putin in Finland on centenary of independence from Russian Federation

Speaking to reporters after talks with Finnish President Sauli Niinisto, Putin said Russian Federation had joined China in military exercises before and that ...


Russia ready to cooperate with US, Russia's Lavrov told Tillerson: ministry

News of the talk came in the wake of reports that Donald Trump, Jr., met with a Russian lawyer during the 2016 campaign after being told he could gather damag...


Russian Federation to seize United States properties in retaliation over sanctions

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters late Thursday that the President would review the sanctions bill. The House overwhelmingl...


Lavrov says Moscow had to react to USA sanctions

When asked why the Russian response came before US President Donald Trump signed the bill , Peskov said: "Because in this case the bigger importance, probabl...


Moscow reduces diplomatic mission staff in U.S. to 455

At the same time, the version the House passed with a vote of 419-3 would curb President Trump's authority when it comes to waiving those sanctions. The U.S. ...


Special session produces no new progress on school reform

Under my education funding reform bill, area schools would receive about $5 million in new funding. "Do your job. We're all here", Rauner said. "First and for...


Russia Retaliates For Sanctions Approval, Hitting At US Diplomatic Corps

Russia gave the United States until September 1 to cut its diplomatic staff in Russia to 455 people, the number of Russian diplomats left in the United States a...


Uttar Pradesh: Two Samajwadi Party MLCs resign, may join BJP next

Nawab expressed his willingness to join the BJP, as per sources. Bukkal Nawab, who was a close aide of former SP head, Mulayam Singh Yadav , and owed much of...


New White House chief of staff aided police in 1992 LA riots

Reince Priebus , on the other hand, confirmed to the Wall Street Journal that he resigned from his White House post on Thursday. Priebus had worked aga...


SC ruling against Sharif, a stern message to others: Pak media

No prime minister has completed a full term in power in Pakistan since the country gained independence from British colonial rule in 1947. The chief minister ...


Kenyan police says man with machete attacked deputy president's home

A GSU officer guarding the residence was shot after the attackers snatched a gun. "The injured officer is undergoing treatment and is in a stable condition", ...


Jordan sees Israeli reactions to embassy case 'absurd'

Jordanian authorities are refusing to let Israeli guard leave, keeping him confined to Israeli Embassy compound for further questioning, while Israel claims...


Reince Priebus out as White House chief of staff, John Kelly in

From his candid and sometimes foul language to his disgust for Washington politics and his disdain for the press, the retired Marine Corps general fits the pr...


Iran accuses United States navy of firing warning shots at its vessels

A similar incident involving the USA and Iran took place in the region on Tuesday. "Iranian vessels did not pay attention to the unprofessional and provocat...


Trump ousts Priebus as his chief of staff, appoints Kelly

Then in an expletive-laden interview published by The New Yorker late Thursday, an angry Scaramucci accused Priebus of being a "f--- paranoid schizophrenic". ...


10-year-old rape victim denied abortion by India's Supreme Court

The bench examined the medical report submitted by the PGI (Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research) Chandigarh, which was appointed by the Sup...


Larijani calls for unity to counter USA sanctions

The top lawmaker pointed to Iran's paramount status in the Middle East and said imposing new sanctions on the country is harmful to the U.S. The U.S. "The U.S...


President Trump, on Long Island, pledges to destroy MS-13

He also suggested that police should not place their hands protectively on detainees heads as they enter the vehicle. But while speaking to the assembled offi...


Trump sacks Reince Priebus as White House chief of staff

Walsh is gone, and Spicer is on his way out. "He is a Great American and a Great Leader". Trump appointed Kelly, a retired Marine general, to secretary of Hom...


Irish government proposal for sea border 'untimely and unhelpful' says DUP

The Times newspaper sparked the row with a report that the Irish government's preferred option was for customs and immigration checks to be located away from t...


Charlie Gard dies in hospice care

The hospital issued a statement Friday, saying: " Everyone at Great Ormond Street Hospital sends their heartfelt condolences to Charlie's parents and loved o...


Maryland State Police warn drivers to be cautious ahead of storm

Heavy rain is forecast in the Lehigh Valley, beginning with a chance of thunderstorms Thursday night and continuing into Saturday . Torrential rainfall cou...


Deadly knife attack in Hamburg supermarket

Police say they don't have any information yet on the man's motive . One person has been killed and several others injured in a bloody knife attack at a supe...


New law allows Russian forces to remain in Syria for 49 years

It is expected to be passed by the Senate, after which US President Donald Trump will face the tricky choice of whether to veto the legislation. The bill wi...


William Browder: Fusion GPS Was Acting On Behalf Of Russia

Since Russia was in no geo-political position to retaliate in kind to the United States, Putin took his familiar low road and had the Russian government pass a ...


U.S. calls Iran space launch provocative

The United States has always been concerned about the Simorgh and Iran's space program , which has ties to the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC). The ...


Woman killed aboard cruise ship off Southeast Alaska

A representative of CLAA confirmed both of those ships docked in Juneau on their normal schedules and without incident. Suzanne Ragsdale, of Houston, said pas...


Charlie Gard to spend final hours in hospice, court rules

Doctors at Great Ormond Street Hospital said that Charlie should be taken off life support, which was only prolonging his suffering. But they remained in di...


Dunford: No change to Pentagon transgender policy until Trump provides guidance

Why Mr Trump announced the ban? Sen. John McCain said Thursday the White House is realizing it made a mistake when President Trump announced a ban prevent...


As Venezuelans Strike, US Announces Sanctions Against Maduro

The main business guild Fedecamaras also backed the opposition, issuing a statement on Tuesday that called the coming weekend vote "unconstitutional and unneces...


Israel removes enhanced security from Jerusalem holy site

About 4,000 Palestinian Muslims pray outside the entrance to the old city of Jerusalem as it is partially blocked by Israeli Police on July 19, 2017, in Jeru...


Kansas Governor nominated as US Religious Freedom Ambassador

He succeeds Rabbi David Saperstein , a leader of the activist Reform Action Center who became the first non-Christian to hold the post . If confirmed, Brown...


Senate rejects plan to repeal ObamaCare

Some of those who voted in favor of discussion denounced the bill itself. Sens. Shelley Moore Capito , R-W.Va., Susan Collins , R-Maine, Dean Heller , R-...


Apple Ordered To Pay University Of Wisconsin $506M For Patent Infringement

Essentially, the patent covers a method by which a processor runs more efficiently by predicting how data will need to be accessed by a user. A USA judge ha...


Almost half of voters say it would be inappropriate to fire Mueller

The trigger: Mueller's investigators have reportedly begun looking for evidence of Trump family business deals with Russians - deals the president says never ...


Many Trapped, Five Rescued As Another Building Collapses in Lagos

Fourteen persons were initially rescued alive, while two bodies were recovered by 10:00p.m on Tuesday, but the death toll rose yesterday as evacuation continued...


Flood wreck havoc in Gujarat- Narendra Modi inspects the home state

The IAF's four MI-17 V5 helicopters rescued 14 people in Deesa and dropped over 300 kilograms of food packets in the district. The situation in the state has in...


Amit Shah, Smriti Irani to contest for Rajya Sabha seat from Gujarat

Given the trouble in Gujarat Congress, symbolised by the resignation by leader of opposition Shankar Singh Vaghela and cross voting by Congress MLAs during the ...


All-Star guard Derrick Rose signs with Cavaliers

Some have speculated Irving is trolling LeBron James and his Sports Illustrated cover . Next, the Cavaliers planned to re-tool with hopes of signing Paul...


EU Launches Legal Action Against Poland Over Controversial Judiciary Reform

The first outlines amendments to the law on the National Council of Judiciary, under which members of the Council will be appointed by the Parliament. And that ...


Shabbir Shah taken into custody by Indian forces in IOK

Curfew-like restrictions have been imposed since early this morning in the area falling under the jurisdictions of police stations Nowhatta, M R Gunj, Rainawari...


U.S. lawmakers reach deal on Russian Federation sanctions bill, creating limits for Trump

Frants Klintsevich, first deputy chairman of the defence committee at the upper chamber of Russian parliament, warned that the new sanctions could hurt Russia...


England hero Shrubsole hails dream come true after Women's World Cup glory

The astonishing success in Sunday's World Cup final win over India at Lord's leaves the players in a strong position to enhance their full-time contracts wo...