by | June 25, 2017 | 07:43

North Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that the United States believes could be part of its program to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile, a USA official told Reuters. However, the Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman questioned such calls. "When the world says that it hopes China can do even more, I don't know what "do even more" refers to", Geng told a daily news briefing in Beijing on Friday.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:43

Mark Meadows (R-NC) said. Ironically, in the Senate and House bills getting rid of Medicaid expansion, the state would lose an additional $37 billion, compared to states that did the full expansion, he said. Although Conway defended the bill, those on the front lines say the bill won't help the opioid crisis - and very well could make matters worse. "We will continue to take regulatory steps when we see situations where an opioid product's risks outweigh its benefits", FDA Commissioner Dr.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:42

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, an appeals court which hears patent and trademark cases, found in Tam's favor in 2016. Today's decision marks a victory for Simon Shiao Tam , who has fought for almost a decade to register The Slants , the name of his dance-rock band based in Portland, Oregon, as a trademark.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:37

However, the two should also ensure that "legitimate disagreements" on certain issues, including the H1-B work visas and intellectual property rights do not hold the relationship back. "There is strong bi-partisan support in the US Congress for a closer partnership with India ". In what can be seen as a special gesture, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was treated to a Gujarati meal by his Portuguese counterpart Antonio Costa , who traces his origin to Goa, as they sat down for a ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:37

The group will do everything from calling members of Congress to "seeking legal avenues that protect... access to affordable, quality health care for our patients", said Julianne Hines, a spokeswoman for Planned Parenthood Pasadena and San Gabriel Valley.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:36

Since making her parliamentary speech, Ms Hanson has told media her comments have been taken out of context. "They forget about the child who ... wants to go ahead [in] leaps and bounds in their education". She said schools were stretched for resources and teachers were not being adequately trained in supporting students with disabilities. Her supporters - like Trump supporters in the USA - are less concerned with what she says than what she represents.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:35

Some 9 months later, on March 29, 2017, British Prime Minister Theresa May formally triggered Article 50 of the EU's Lisbon Treaty, which deals with exit from the European Union, initiating a two-year process of negotiations with Brussels.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:31

Neville is in stable condition and expected to fully recover, according to hospital officials. Reverend Doctor Deborah Conrad, Senior Minister of Woodside Church speaks at the Flint Islamic Center's interfaith prayer service on Thursday, June 22, 2017, in Flint, Mich., for Lt.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:30

Part of the GCHQ spy agency, the National Cyber Security Centre was set up in October a year ago to tackle what the government believes is one of the biggest threats to British security. We need more security and better passwords. "We know that our public services are attacked, so it is not at all surprising that there should be an attempt to hack into parliamentary emails".

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:21

The rescuers headed for the Global Positioning System coordinates sent from the phone of a teenager, and found there the body of the deceased and the bear that killed him. Nationwide, he said, roughly two people a year are killed by bears. It was not clear how the runner went off the path or if the bear chased him there.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:10

Some are calling Pelosi's leadership "toxic", or saying " you'd have to be an idiot to think we could win the House with Pelosi at the top ". "You want me to sing my praises?" she asked . Gerrymandering GOP officials across the country have left so few districts in play that to succeed, Democrats must win over Republicans in places like Kansas' 3rd District, which is now represented by Kevin Yoder.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:11

Jaffe supports Medicare-for-All, one big issue that Pelosi has come under fire over by her constituents. While Rice acknowledged the credit Pelosi has been given by her colleagues for being a great fundraiser, Rice noted that the money hasn't helped Democrats win elections.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:09

Earlier this month, the Taliban claimed responsibility for killing three USA soldiers in eastern Afghanistan . A suicide bomber first detonated his explosives close to the parking area of the headquarters, followed by four other who tried to enter the compound.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:07

Trump said "there's been no collusion, no obstruction, and virtually everybody agrees to that", and he added that some of Mueller's legal team had supported Hillary Clinton. "Those entrusted with the sacred duty of serving our veterans will be held accountable for the care they provide", Mr. Trump said. President Trump told Fox News on Friday that Mueller's friendship with Comey "very bothersome", nothing they were "very, very good friends".

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:04

Handel, an establishment Republican and former State Secretary of State, defeated Democratic challenger and political novice Jon Ossoff by about five percentage points, USA television networks projected, denying Democrats what would have been their first election victory of the year.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:03

The Chinese foreign minister later arrived in Islamabad to further his mediation mission in talks with Pakistani foreign policy adviser Sartaj Aziz . "We know that there is some concern about the corridor but we keep stressing that this economic corridor is just an economic initiative for cooperation", Geng said.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:02

Colbert points out. As it turns out, there may be another reason for the camera ban, according to Steve Bannon - Bannon claimed in a text message simply that " Sean got fatter ". There you have it. She stands in line and tweets at Starbucks like everyone else. Spicer has also said he hasn't spoken to Trump about whether he believes in man-made climate change, and doesn't know whether or not Trump has seen the Senate health-care bill that could receive a vote as soon as next week.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:59

Under the leadership of the Congressional Leadership Fund, Republicans sent actors to San Francisco and depicted Ossoff's literature on San Francisco landmarks, such as the famous trolleys. Pelosi's enduring role as a Republican punching bag revived debate over whether her leadership is an electoral drag on the party, or if she is simply a convenient (female) symbol for attacks on liberalism that the GOP would level with or without her.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:01

Pelosi isn't in danger of losing the leadership perch she has long held, though she did fend off her toughest challenge ever last fall from Rep. Tim Ryan , D-Ohio, who argued the party needed someone who better understood the rural, working-class voters that were critical to President Trump's victory over Hillary Clinton.

by | June 25, 2017 | 07:00

Warmbier, an American college student, died Monday just days after he'd been medically evacuated from a North Korean prison following 17 months of detention. He fell into a coma and was released earlier this month. And we do nothing but sit and wait - or, in President Donald Trump's case, beg the Chinese to intervene with their client.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:57

The consequences of the new legislation would be dramatic in OH, where more than 600,000 of those on Medicaid past year gained access to care as a result of that state's decision to broaden the program, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:57

According to the copy of the letter provided to PTI, the lawmakers said that in recent years the United States and India have sought to strengthen economic engagement through the bilateral Strategic and Commercial Dialogue and the Trade Policy Forum (TPF).

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:48

Continuing what appears to be a concerted effort in recent months to demystify the royal family, Prince Harry granted Newsweek an extensive interview, printed Thursday, detailing his attempts at normalcy and continuing the legacy of his late mother.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:38

US Senate Republicans on Thursday unveiled a revamped health care plan aimed at fulfilling President Donald Trump's pledge to repeal Obamacare , but a revolt by four conservatives put the bill in immediate jeopardy. "I think he's very pleased with that (Senate) bill and he wants to continue to push it forward", Spicer said. "I am deeply concerned about the potential effects of a one-size-fits-all approach", he said.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:36

The Taliban "had a good year last year", Mattis said , referencing gains made by the militant group that has been battling USA -led troops in Afghanistan since 2001. "Moving forward, the [fiscal] 2019 budget, informed by the national defense strategy, will have to make hard choices and reshape the 2019 to 2023 defense program", Mattis said.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:33

Democrats knew the seat was winnable, or they wouldn't have poured millions of dollars into the race. "We can't keep losing races and keep the same leadership in place". "I feel very confident in the support that I have in my caucus", she said. He specifically objected to an ad that he said politicized the recent shooting of Republican Representative Stephen Scalise by saying that violent leftists were voting for Ossoff.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:32

And after she predicted incorrectly that Democrats were poised to take back the House previous year, some of Pelosi's colleagues feel that this time around, she needs to deliver. Ryan was asked on CNN whether Pelosi is more toxic in today's discourse than President Donald Trump is. BENNETT: That political consolation prize doesn't sit very well with some of the party's rank-and-file members like Congressman Tim Ryan of OH who says coming close isn't good enough.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:29

Angel Di Maria agreed to a deal with Spain's state prosecutor on Wednesday in which the former Real Madrid forward admitted to two counts of tax fraud of nearly 1.3 million euros ($1.4 million) in exchange for a lighter sentence. Real Madrid was not immediately available for comment on the allegations against Mourihno or Ronaldo's hearing. The Portugal forward is now under official investigation and will have to appear in the Pozuelo de Alarcon court No.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:27

CDT Thursday near the Texas-Louisiana border, but was downgraded to a tropical depression shortly before 10 a.m. CDT. The storm system, which originated in the Gulf of Mexico, made landfall early Thursday and is affecting coastal communities in Louisiana and Texas.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:25

Some Democratic Congress members are urging Nancy Pelosi to step down as minority leader. Despite calling Pelosi a "historic figure" and "prolific fundraiser", the Texas congressman also questioned whether her fundraising efforts were really worth it.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:25

Earlier in April, Venkaiah Naidu had defended a move by the parliamentary committee on official language proposing to make use of Hindi mandatory both in speech and writing for lawmakers and Union ministers, who could read and write the language.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:26

Warmbier died Monday after his June 13 return to his home state of OH, where doctors at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center treated him. It told American officials that Mr. Daniel Kanter told reporters at the news conference . The spokesman said that Warmbier was provided with proper medical treatment, and questioned why he died so soon after returning to the US.

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:22

WASHINGTON (AP) - Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson is set to testify at a House intelligence committee hearing as the panel presses ahead with its investigation of Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential campaign. Dean confirmed Oklahoma election officials met a year ago with Homeland Security, which offered an array of cybersecurity options. I would raise awareness among state election officials as well as, you know, public in general, employees of state governments, ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:25

Qatar's ambassador to the US, Meshal bin Hamad Al Thani , also criticised the list of demands, calling it an attempt to "suppress free media and freedom of speech" and "infringe upon our sovereignty and punish Qatar for its independence".

by | June 25, 2017 | 06:19

You can measure their disappointment by imagining the triumphalism we'd be hearing had Ossoff prevailed. "It's about St. Francis", Pelosi said , arguing that Republicans might treat her differently if she did not represent San Francisco.