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by | May 24, 2017 | 07:54

M - Amid job cuts and a stock price that's plunged almost 40 percent since mid-2014, Ford announced today that CEO Mark Fields will retire. Hackett's promotion to CEO and president "is not about making factories more efficient or cutting workers", said Weiser.

by | May 24, 2017 | 07:54

House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin dismissed such criticism as typical rhetoric and praised the budget because it balances over 10 years. The White House on Tuesday delivered to Congress a proposed budget for 2018 that would make deep cuts in programs for the poor as well as diplomacy and foreign aid, while boosting defense spending and border security.

by | May 24, 2017 | 07:51

Congressmen like John McCain (R-AZ) are demanding a decisive response to the Turkish officials' actions. "To send a clear message that these acts of violence will not be tolerated, I ask that you immediately look into this matter and bring all appropriate criminal charges before these individuals leave the United States", Mr Royce wrote.

by | May 24, 2017 | 07:51

With eight days remaining before the General Assembly's scheduled May 31 adjournment, Democrats said they couldn't wait any longer to approve a plan and give the House time to weigh in. Meanwhile, Fitch Ratings repeated earlier warnings that the state faces another credit downgrade if an agreement isn't reached by the July 1 start of the new budget year.

by | May 24, 2017 | 07:42

While hosting Abbas at the White House in March, Trump boldly stated that achieving peace is "something that I think is, frankly, maybe not as hard as people have thought over the years". Boeing said that President Trump , Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Saudi Arabian leaders took part in a signing ceremony that included Boeing products and services.

by | May 24, 2017 | 07:12

Rep. Mike Simpson said Monday at a health care conference in Boise. America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), which spent $7 million on lobbying , said the bill " needs important improvements ". that adopted these expansions to continue with the program as long as they sign up before 2020. In closing, don't hold your breath waiting for Republicans to explain their new-found confidence in federal funding.

by | May 24, 2017 | 07:07

Dequante wasn't the intended target, McKinley said. Authorities pleaded for the public's assistance Tuesday in locating the shooter, who is believed to have been involved in a fight outside the home of first grader Dequante Hobb. Awful for everyone, ' Lt. Emily McKinely of LMPD's Homicide Unit, said. The little boy was rushed to Norton Children's Hospital, where he died Sunday night.

by | May 24, 2017 | 07:08

He said in March he wanted to boost defense spending and slash foreign aid. If we come together and tell our elected officials to reject Trump's reckless budget, it'll be another huge step in protecting our food, water and environment. The White House is also asking for $1.5 billion to support Trump's efforts to substantially increase detentions and deportations of undocumented immigrants by funding detention and removal efforts.

by | May 24, 2017 | 07:08

He didn't elaborate on the more delicate question: whether the administration would change US policy over the status of Jerusalem. Also on Tuesday, Trump is scheduled to give a speech at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem to conclude his visit, before heading to Europe.

by | May 24, 2017 | 07:05

A second-team All-SEC honoree and the program's 15th all-time NCAA singles championship selection, Hudson is ranked No. 45 nationally in singles and No. "Overall I am just so proud of my senior class", Paul said. Shankle enters the 64-player bracket with an 18-2 dual match record, competing at No. 1 singles all season for the Lady Bears.

by | May 24, 2017 | 07:03

The high court in March demanded additional lower court review of 11 Virginia state legislature districts that Republicans designed with at least 55% black voting-age populations. The 12 district has gone before the Supreme Court five times. Nor did Kagan accept that the state added blacks to the second district just to secure a partisan advantage.

by | May 24, 2017 | 06:57

Critics have assailed Trump for abruptly dismissing Comey, who was leading the agency's investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US election, and possible ties between Moscow and the Trump campaign. For the first time since an Oval Office taping system was removed by Nixon's chief of staff almost 44 years ago, a president has hinted that White House conversations might again be secretly recorded.

by | May 24, 2017 | 06:55

President Trump's budget would reportedly cut funding for subsidized school lunches and programs like Habitat for Humanity . For starters, the proposal embraces the $ 800 billion in Medicaid cuts outlined in the House Obamacare replacement bill - despite candidate Trump's promise not to touch Medicaid .

by | May 24, 2017 | 06:50

This low pressure system is responsible for keeping the wave of very hot temperatures. Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4 p.m. Tonight we remain mostly cloudy with temps only falling to either side of 50 degrees. Winds: N 5-10 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

by | May 24, 2017 | 06:20

Trump has maintained that there was no collusion between his campaign and Russian officials, despite the separate investigations being conducted by the House, Senate and FBI . investigation at a time when Democratic lawmakers were intensifying their rhetoric. But, the Post noted, this was viewed by both current and former top intelligence officials "as an attempt by the president to tarnish the credibility of the agency leading the Russian Federation investigation".

by | May 24, 2017 | 06:20

The new U.S. administration has yet to fully outline its policy with China, a nation Trump repeatedly attacked from the campaign trail previous year. US Senate on Monday voted 82-13 to approve Iowa Governor Terry Branstad to be the new US Ambassador to China.

by | May 24, 2017 | 06:20

The legislative elections on June 11 and 18 will now decide whether Macron's "Republic on the Move" party - barely a year old and still without seats in parliament - will win enough seats to let him govern effectively for the next five years.

by | May 24, 2017 | 06:08

The proposed 2018 budget immediately came under attack by Democrats, and even some GOP allies deemed it a non-starter. And they're not going to address our biggest programs: Social Security and Medicare. Our nation must get our fiscal house in order now, or else we may never have another opportunity, and President Trump has provided a pathway to bring our nation back from the brink of insolvency.

by | May 24, 2017 | 05:58

If adopted, the measure would require teachers to send students to the bathroom of the gender listed on their birth certificates. Texas schools that now allow trans kids to use the bathroom of the gender they identity with would have to roll back that policy.

by | May 24, 2017 | 05:49

Trooper James O'Callaghan, public information officer for Troop A, said a tip led police to find the three in Farmersville, about a 20-minute drive north of Lyndon. The suspects were last spotted driving southeast , possibly headed for Allegany Mountains , troopers said. The suspect was last seen wearing Camouflage jacket, blue jeans, boots, black shirt, and carrying a black duffle bag .

by | May 24, 2017 | 05:11

Trump also has flexed US military muscle, though with little apparent effect in deterring North Korean leader Kim Jong Un from his rapid tempo of weapons tests. What's worrying to the United States, among other countries, is that if this missile were fired at a different trajectory, it could have reached the US Andersen Air Force Base in Guam, according to aerospace engineer John Schilling's 38 North blog, which is published by the US Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins University.

by | May 24, 2017 | 05:08

His decision to become a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador was based on his friendship with Audrey Hepburn, who had also worked with the same charity. But Sir Roger first achieved worldwide fame as smooth-talking adventurer Simon Templar in the TV series The Saint .

by | May 24, 2017 | 04:44

South Korea and the U.S. say it is necessary to guard against North Korea's missile and nuclear weapons activities that threaten South Korea, Japan, U.S. "I believe that China will stay true to that and we will come together on how we're going to do that", she said. During the closed-door meeting however, China made no mention of a new sanctions resolution and renewed its appeal for talks to de-escalate tensions on the Korean peninsula, according to diplomats.

by | May 24, 2017 | 04:41

Trump spoke from Bethlehem in the West Bank, the morning after a blast that killed more than 20 people at an Ariana Grande concert. The Manchester bombing killed 22 young people and injured more than 59. We will have more of them, but they are losers, just remember that". Greater Manchester Police chief constable Ian Hopkins , confirmed the attack was carried out by one man although detectives were still trying to establish if he "was acting alone or as part of a network".

by | May 24, 2017 | 04:36

Donald Trump made the short trip from Jerusalem to Bethlehem Tuesday to meet Mahmud Abbas. Security will be tight for President Trump's journey to Bethlehem , a 20-minute drive from Jerusalem but located across Israel's controversial separation wall.

by | May 24, 2017 | 04:34

Hence, when Trump called Iran a Muslim nation which harbors terrorists and Islamic extremists, it did not go down well with the Iranian government, which re-elected its incumbent president earlier this week. Trump pointed out that the overwhelming majority of victims of terrorist attacks are the "innocent people of the Arab, Muslim and Middle Eastern nations", saying that "95 percent of the victims of terrorist attacks are themselves Muslims".

by | May 24, 2017 | 04:35

New Jersey Attorney General Chris Porrino says the Garden State will receive more than $680,000 from the settlement to be used for consumer protection efforts. Jepsen credited Target for cooperating with the investigation and the negotiations that led to the settlement, which was signed by Target last week, according to a copy provided by Jepsen's office.

by | May 24, 2017 | 04:25

Mary Fallin said in a statement . Storms have battered the central United States all week, with deaths reported Tuesday in Oklahoma and Wisconsin , and in Iowa on Wednesday. " We are ready to assist our neighbors in need in the name of Jesus ". The storm struck a subdivision about 7:15 p.m. Tuesday just south of Elk City, Oklahoma , about 110 miles west of Oklahoma City.

by | May 24, 2017 | 04:25

Twelve children under the age of 16 were among the 59 injured, a British ambulance official told The Associated Press . At around 10 p.m., Grande tweeted , "broken. Monday's incident is being treated as a terror attack and May said the threat level remains at "severe", meaning the government considers another terror attack highly likely.

by | May 24, 2017 | 04:24

The politically perilous cuts to Medicaid , college loans, food stamps and federal employee pension benefits guarantee Trump's budget won't go far in Congress . Medicaid , the government insurance program for the poor and many disabled Americans, would be cut by more than $600 billion over 10 years by capping payments to states and giving governors more flexibility to manage their rosters of Medicaid recipients.

by | May 24, 2017 | 04:18

At least 60 women have publicly accused Cosby of rape, sexual assault or sexual harassment between the 1960s and the 2000s. A long day of jury selection in Pittsburgh yesterday yielded five jurors from a pool of 100 potential members who answered hours of questions in court, many related to the wave of sexual abuse allegations that destroyed Cosby's family-friendly reputation in recent years.

by | May 24, 2017 | 04:16

Charged Thursday with capital murder were 19-year-old Byron McBride of Pickens, 17-year old D'Allen Washington of Ridgeland and 17-year-old Dwan Wakefield of Ridgeland. It is important that we express and assure, that as a City, there is no tolerance on any level for acts of violence against children. About 10 miles away from here in Jackson , his family has gathered, so they can grieve together through this very hard time.

by | May 24, 2017 | 04:08

Later Tuesday, Trump will return to Jerusalem to visit the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial and give a speech at the Israel Museum before wrapping up his two-day stop. "There is a growing realisation among your Arab neighbours that they have common cause with you in the threat posed by Iran ", Mr Trump told Mr Rivlin.

by | May 24, 2017 | 04:08

The estimated gap between current spending and the new plan's spending is estimated to be $50 to $100 billion. SB 562 would establish a nine-member board to oversee health care in the state and create a trust fund to help pay for the program.

by | May 24, 2017 | 04:02

Kasowitz, Robert J. Giuffra Jr., Reid H. Weingarten, and Theodore B. Olson. The four people briefed on the discussions requested anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly. A White House official said the administration had no comment at this time. The outside counsel would be separate from the White House Counsel's Office, led by Donald McGahn.