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by | July 27, 2017 | 16:47

The U.S. sanctions also target the head of Venezuela's National Electoral Council, Tibisay Lucena, and former vice president Elias Jaua, who is leading the presidential commissions organising Sunday's vote. President Nicolas Maduro is promoting the constitution rewrite as a means of resolving Venezuela's political standoff and economic crisis, but opposition leaders are boycotting it.

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:45

The ban reverses President Obama's decision to allow transgender Americans to serve in the military . "For the president to deny an able-bodied, fully qualified person the inherent right to raise their right hand and serve their country, potentially giving their own life for our freedoms, is doing this country an injustice", he said .

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:41

Thursday. The island was put on lockdown as Port Authority Police Department officers canvassed near LaGuardia Airport as they searched for him, according to the sources. Guess there's really no escaping Rikers Island afterall. He had been released from jail in March 2016 after serving four years for three burglary convictions in Queens.

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:42

The attack prompted the authorities to install metal detectors , security cameras and other measures at the site. Clashes broke out during protests , leaving five Palestinians dead. "The days of the Ottoman Empire have passed", it said. "In light of what is happening in Jerusalem , we continue our research and discussion... meaning, not all things have ended...." The UN's Middle East envoy has warned tensions over a holy site in Jerusalem must ease by Friday, or risk spreading ...

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:33

The chance of rain today remains at a low 10% through Friday thanks to upper level high pressure. First Alert Friday: Partly cloudy, 40% chance of showers and thunderstorms by late afternoon, some could be severe. Staying mild and humid tonight with temperatures down in the low to mid 70s. Temperatures fall through the 70s into the 60s. Monday night , mostly clear, with a low around 63.

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:28

Lopez's wife was handcuffed, taken to a squad auto, held for an hour and then taken to a police station before she was informed "in a not-too-gentle way that her husband was gone", Wells said. "The officers began hollering 'Put the gun down!" Castillo said the bullet holes at the home, and Lopez Rodriguez's wife tells a different story.

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:24

By contrast, in non-expansion states, the coverage gap fell by only 23 percent. She said that throughout the health care reform debate, Catholic Charities has insisted that any reform must protect those who have health care coverage and provide more health insurance to those without it.

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:23

It marked an initial win for President Trump, who pushed, cajoled and threatened senators over the last days to at least begin debating the repeal of the health care law. Noting that the Senate was known as the world's "greatest deliberative body", McCain observed, "I'm not sure we can claim that distinction with a straight face today", given that the Senate is " more partisan" and "more tribal" than at any time he can remember.

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:24

Kushner was not under oath in either interview this week. Given recent Russian efforts to influence our elections, Grassley said, enforcement has never been more important. Chuck Grassley , R-Iowa, and its ranking member, Sen. Dianne Feinstein made the announcement Tuesday. The committee wanted Manafort to testify on enforcement of the Foreign Agents Registration Act and Russia's attempts to influence US elections.

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:22

The bigger the return, the more efficient management is in utilizing its asset base. It closed at $17.4 lastly. It is down 3.37% since July 27, 2016 and is uptrending. Canaccord Genuity restated a sell rating and issued a GBX 425 ($5.54) target price on shares of Hunting plc in a research report on Friday, April 21st.

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:14

In addition, flash flooding is possible with as much as 3 inches of rain an hour and widespread rain amounts of 2 to 4 inches in some parts of the region, mostly north of Wyandotte County in the St. To put that into perspective, the SPC's "slight risk" outlook means there is a 15 percent chance for severe weather within 25 miles of any point. Rainfall could accumulate to between a tenth and quarter of an inch.

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:07

Approximately 50 employees of Three Square Market agreed on the optional step of chip implantation, which resembles size and shape with a grain of rice, said Tony Dana, vice president of global sales at the company, headquartered in River Falls.

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:02

The ground floor of the building was a former Nursing Home which was being renovated by Shitap. Shitap, who was detained on Tuesday night, was formally arrested early on Wednesday and slapped with various charges under the Indian Penal Code including "culpable homicide not amounting to murder".

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:05

President Donald Trump will nominate Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback to serve as ambassador-at-large for global religious freedom. "If there are tough issues , he needs to bring the attention to the secretary of state, or the president, he will do that".

by | July 27, 2017 | 16:00

Though, Jose eventually chose to return to London before moving to Manchester United in 2016. "I think it would be very bad for us to leave the USA without a defeat, playing against teams like Real Madrid , Barcelona , Manchester City , it would be very bad to go home with just victories.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:57

The hospital says he will go into "intensive inpatient rehabilitation". Scalise is expected to be in the rehabilitation facility for weeks recovering. Police killed the gunman, James Hodgkinson of Belleville, Ill., in a shootout. Scalise was rushed to the hospital for surgery. Nine days and several surgeries after the shooting he was moved out of the ICU, but returned on July 6 as doctors feared the spread of an infection.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:52

McCain then spoke on the Senate floor, his face pale, cheek bruised and a visible red scar and stitches above his left eye where doctors had removed a blood clot. McConnell's legislation would uproot much of President Barack Obama's health care law, eliminating its tax penalties on people not buying policies, cutting the Medicaid health care program for the poor and providing less generous health care subsidies for consumers.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:52

Jerusalem is experiencing one of its most tense periods in years as Palestinians protest heightened Israeli security measures near the Temple Mount-Noble Sanctuary compound, one of the city's holiest sites, and the events have been widely reported, including by Al Jazeera .

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:50

Now, a recently formed group of armed anarchist fighters called the International Revolutionary People's Guerrilla Forces ( IRPGF ) has announced an LGBTQ sub-group called The Queer Insurrection and Liberation Army (TQILA, pronounced "Tequila"), and their message for Daesh/ISIS is simply, "These faggots kill fascists".

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:50

The House voted 419-3 on Tuesday to impose new sanctions on Moscow and force Trump to obtain lawmakers' approval before easing any punitive measures on Russian Federation. The bill includes sanctions against the Islamic Republic and the IRGC for allegedly supporting terrorism, an accusation Tehran vehemently denies.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:45

Seven governors departed Nigeria on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, to see the President in London. However, it was observed that Umahi and Udom Emmanuel of Ebonyi and Akwa Ibom respectively are not in the circulated images, raising a serious question as to whether some of the PDP governors opted out at the last minute.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:44

It followed the killing on 14 July of two Israeli policemen by Israeli-Arab gunmen, who police say had hidden their weapons on the hilltop site known to Jews as the Temple Mount and Muslims as Haram al-Sharif. The prayers usually ended up with confrontations with Israeli police and three young Palestinians were killed by police gunfire on Friday in the protests that erupted in and around Jerusalem .

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:43

All of that has finally changed, as the Vikings and Griffen agreed on a large, well-deserved contract extension that will seemingly keep him in Minnesota for the remainder of his career. Other Vikings who could be candidates for extensions in the coming months include nose tackle Linval Joseph, wide receiver Stefon Diggs , linebackers Anthony Barr and Eric Kendricks and defensive end Danielle Hunter , Griffen's pass-rushing partner.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:34

But Cullerton says if Rauner does that and there aren't enough votes to override, the bill dies and there isn't another plan. "He's had a really bad month", Cullerton mocked, making reference to Rauner's stalled turnaround agenda and recurring staffing headaches.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:29

It is not a rumor, Fox News live reports that Dancing with the Stars is eyeing the previous White House Press Secretary for its next season. Spicer may not have made it six months under the reality-star-turned-president Donald Trump , but "Stars" is reportedly willing to bet Spicer can tap dance on stage just as well as he tap danced around reporters' questions.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:17

Since May, they have been quietly interviewing witnesses and collecting documents to establish whether there are links between top aides from Trump's campaign, members of his family, and possibly the president himself and Russian interference in the 2016 election.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:15

CCTV images indicated that the two Israeli police officers on guard duty were shot dead by three Israeli Arabs who had concealed weapons inside the Aqsa compound, Islam's third most sacred site. A second Jordanian was also killed, apparently by accident. His visit marked the first USA involvement since the start of the crisis over the shrine.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:12

Turkey also plan to agree on joint production of s-400. Turkey was not able to cooperate with the USA over the missile system, the president noted, adding that this was why Turkey was seeking alternatives. However, his remarks contradicted previous statements by Turkish and Russian officials. Ankara's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partners have voiced concern about the compatibility of the Russian system with its technology, along with fears that Moscow could use the S-400 ...

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:13

Speaking to the media after the parliamentary meet, Nadda said that the BJP president would be contesting for the polls. If elected, Shah will be joining Rajya Sabha for first time. Irani, whose Rajya Sabha term from Gujarat comes to an end on August 18, will be renominated by the BJP for the seat. The politicial advisor of Sonia Gandhi , Ahmad Patel is also contesting for Rajya Sabha.

by | July 27, 2017 | 15:06

Sanchez faces a maximum sentence of 13 years and 8 months in state prison if she is convicted. Obdulia Sanchez is seen in a photo released by the Merced County Sheriff's Department. The California Highway Patrol says Sanchez was driving the vehicle when it veered onto the right shoulder of a road about 120 miles southeast of San Francisco.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:57

He had not traveled outside of the country in recent months. Officials add they believe it is an isolated case - that no other locally-transmitted Zika infections have been found. Six cases of local Zika transmission were reported a year ago in Texas. All pregnant women should consult with their physicians to be tested for Zika even if they have no symptoms.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:48

As I do, I'll keep you posted . "The cake was the shape of your hat", Huckabee Sanders said , reading from the letter. The White House on Sunday indicated President Trump will not veto legislation imposing sanctions against Russian Federation for alleged election meddling and military aggression toward its neighbors.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:46

If the deal is torn up she risks at least 20 years behind bars, which Immigration Minister Peter Dutton says should serve as a warning for Australians heading overseas. "I take responsibility for that". It will resume on August 9 after Judge Leon considers the deal taking into account Sainsbury's explanation. Sainsbury's sister on Wednesday told Channel 7 in Adelaide the plea deal was the best outcome they could have hoped for.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:43

Ian McConnaughey said. The Cyclone-class patrol ship was also accompanied by the navy's Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf and two US Coast Guard (USCG) vessels at the time of the disturbance, reported CNN. The U.S. military said it has recorded approximately 60 unsafe interactions with Iranian ships in the Gulf since 2015, Fox News reported. The Iranian boat sailed within 150 yards of US ships on Tuesday, according to the US Navy.

by | July 27, 2017 | 14:41

He added that it was "no less depressing with regard to the global law and worldwide commercial relations". On Tuesday, the US House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved the bill that would lead to stricter economic sanctions against Russia , Iran and North Korea.