by | July 30, 2017 | 04:42

The Russian Foreign Ministry also warned the United States it would respond in kind if Washington made a decision to expel any Russian diplomats. The White House had been sending mixed signals on whether Trump would force a showdown with Congress over the bill, which also imposes new sanctions on Iran and North Korea , arguing that it hampered the president's ability to negotiate.

by | July 30, 2017 | 04:33

Some GOP lawmakers clung to long-shot hopes that some version of the legislation might be revived and that a deal might yet be struck before the fall. "Now is not the time to leave American health care at risk", he said. Only Heller faces reelection next year, however, and he has yet to attract a conservative primary challenger despite emerging as a key swing vote who pushed to reduce the scope of the Senate's efforts.

by | July 30, 2017 | 04:24

The legislation bars Trump from easing or waiving the penalties on Russian Federation unless Congress agrees. "We have received the Russian government notification". Still, signing a bill that penalizes Russia's election interference marks a significant shift for Trump. What does it mean to US-Russia relations? .

by | July 30, 2017 | 04:22

Liverpool defeated Hertha Berlin on their travels in pre-season, as the Reds won 3-0 in Germany on Saturday. Dominic Solanke played a significant role in Liverpool's first two goals, netting the opener and then winning back possession in the build-up to Georginio Wijnaldum's 38th-minute strike.

by | July 30, 2017 | 03:57

The announcement was made by Union Minister JP Nadda. Shah, now a legislator in Gujarat , will be making his debut in Parliament once he is elected, given the numbers the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party enjoys in the state assembly. Having been saddled with two key portfolios-Finance and Defence, Arun Jaitley has understandably had little time as Leader of the Upper House. Of the total 11 Rajya Sabha members from the State, the term of three - Ms.

by | July 30, 2017 | 03:47

Russian Federation at the time said that it would reserve retaliatory measures to see if the U.S. -Russia relationship could improve under Trump's leadership. The first face-to-face meeting between Trump and Putin, in Hamburg, Germany, earlier this month, failed to yield a breakthrough. It was not immediately clear how many diplomats and staff would have to stop working at the main USA embassy in Moscow and other consulates around Russia, but sources quoted by Russian news agencies said ...

by | July 30, 2017 | 03:38

The White House said in a statement that Trump has reviewed the final version of the bill and "approves the bill and intends to sign it". Moreover, the ministry said that it reserves the reciprocal right to hit USA interests in response to the U.S.

by | July 30, 2017 | 03:03

Marriyum Aurangzeb, Pakistan Muslim League- Nawaz leader and former Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage said on Friday that Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif was a political reality and the heartthrob of the masses, who had elected him thrice as Prime Minister of Pakistan.

by | July 30, 2017 | 03:02

The court directed the Centre and the AFI to ensure that she is in the squad. Under pressure from the court of law, the AFI wrote to the competition department of the IAAF on Saturday, "sincerely requesting" the parent organisation to include the Asian Championship gold medalist in women's 1,500m, and are expecting a reply by Monday.

by | July 30, 2017 | 03:02

Priebus' future had been in doubt due to his rift with Trump's new director of communications Anthony Scaramucci . While they have publicly maintained that there is no bad blood between them, Scaramucci and Priebus have been feuding for months.

by | July 30, 2017 | 02:56

It is also true that 49 Republican senators voted for that bill. The big problem is that there are no guarantees the the House will not simply pass " skinny repeal " after the Senate does. On Thursday a number of Senate Republicans said the leadership strategy now behind moving ahead with the skinny proposal was mainly to move onto another stage of discussing a final bill with their House counterparts.

by | July 30, 2017 | 02:54

They are calling on the public to report sick or dead wild birds. "I think this underscores the importance of using mosquito repellent", said Dallas County Health and Human Services Director Zachary Thompson. There is no vaccine for West Nile and there's no treatment beyond alleviating symptoms. It has been recommended in the past that to avoid mosquito bites you should avoid being outdoors during Dusk and Dawn (the 4 Ds ).

by | July 30, 2017 | 02:48

Emergency responders are on the scene, and it's been said that firefighters are seriously concerned about the structural integrity of the burning stage . The Tomorrowland Unite Spain festival descended into chaos after a blaze started by a suspected fireworks display set fire to the main stage. The main Tomorrowland event takes place in Boom, Belgium.

by | July 30, 2017 | 02:47

At one point during the call , Scaramucci called Priebus a "f-- paranoid schizophrenic", according to the article. Former White House chief of staff Reince Priebus said he was "doing great" and dispelled rumors that he resigned under pressure after an extraordinary week in the Oval Office.

by | July 30, 2017 | 02:44

The ministry said "We propose to the U.S. side to bring the number of diplomatic and technical staff" working in Russia "in exact accordance" with the number of Russian diplomats and support staff in the United States by September 1. Congress' package of stiff financial sanctions , which also punished Iran and North Korea, still needs to be signed by President Trump, which is no sure bet.

by | July 30, 2017 | 02:34

NYPD Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce said the package detonated around 4:15 p.m. Boyce said the device is considered low-explosive and appears to have produced no shrapnel. "I said just put it outside and I guess they'll pick it back up, to whoever it needs to go to they'll find it", she told the station. "There is substantial evidence left from this device, which appears to be a victim-actuated device", Boyce said.

by | July 30, 2017 | 02:24

The White House has said President Trump plans to sign the legislation approved by the Senate on Thursday to impose new sanctions on Russian Federation for its meddling in the 2016 election. The Foreign Ministry also said it would seize a Moscow warehouse and dacha complex used by the U.S. Embassy. The bill has already prompted criticism within the European Union.

by | July 30, 2017 | 02:11

However, Iran says its ballistic missiles are conventional weapons not "designed to" carry nuclear warheads even if they are "capable of" delivering them. Separately last Friday, Washington imposed new sanctions targeting Iran's missile programme, one day after Teheran tested a satellite- launch rocket .

by | July 30, 2017 | 02:01

Following his brain cancer diagnosis earlier this month, it was unclear whether McCain would be in position to lead floor debate on the measure due to his possible treatment schedule. A Republican congressman is lashing out at two Senate Republicans who helped defeat the Senate GOP health care bill. Eventually, Flake was dispatched to talk to McCain.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:15

Some specifically aimed their ire at Sen. John McCain as a hero for his vote against the Senate GOP repeal plan, calling it it an "amazing moment" - one he hopes will be "a turning point where the Senate turned back from it's partisanship and started to work together".

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:10

Speaking on Thursday before the vote in Senate, White House spokesperson Sarah Huckabee Sanders said while the Trump administration "supports sanctions" against Russia, Iran and North Korea, the White House would make a decision after seeing the contents of the final bill.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:02

Sharif proposed Abbasi as interim prime minister at the meeting of Pakistan Muslim League party in Islamabad . In a meeting held on Saturday, the representatives of PML-N chose to go with Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as the interim prime minister of the country.

by | July 30, 2017 | 01:02

Trump replaced Priebus on Friday with Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly , an explosive move that ends a turbulent six-month tenure. 'He is a Great American. Gingrich recalled meeting the four-star Marine general when he was speaker of the house and said, "he was the best liaison officer I have worked with in any service".

by | July 30, 2017 | 00:57

President Trump intends to sign a bill that will place new sanctions against Russia , Iran , and North Korea , the White House announced on Friday. Donald Trump is reportedly expected to sign the Russian Federation sanctions legislation after he read the final draft of the bill . The Senate passed the bill, 98-2, two days after the House of Representatives pushed the measure through by an overwhelming margin, 419-3.

by | July 30, 2017 | 00:55

That makes three Republican Party insiders now out of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue in just a week - Sean Spicer said he was leaving his post as press secretary after a tumultuous period that saw him ridiculed on comedy shows and then sidelined by the president, and assistant press secretary Michael Short resigned after hearing he would be fired.

by | July 30, 2017 | 00:53

The contradictory relationship, where collaboration co-exists with serious differences, was evident when Mr. Doval met with China's State Councillor Yang Jichei on Thursday evening. Since the standoff began on June 16, China has been maintaining that there will not be a meaningful dialogue without the unconditional withdrawal of Indian troops.

by | July 30, 2017 | 00:44

We all serve at the pleasure of the president and if he gets to a place where that isn't the case, he'll let you know". At the same hearing, Comey also admitted to intentionally leaking accounts of his conversations with the President to the press, which led to the appointment of special counsel Robert Mueller .

by | July 30, 2017 | 00:31

Speaking to reporters on the tarmac at Joint Base Andrews outside Washington, Trump said: " Reince is a good man. John Kelly will do a fantastic job". Scaramucci in subsequent television interviews said he wasn't sure if his spat with Priebus over leaks "is reparable or not, that will be up to the president".

by | July 30, 2017 | 00:28

After months of speculation about Mr Priebus' fate, Mr Trump tweeted his decision as he landed in Washington after a speech in NY, in which he lavishly praised retired US Marines general Mr Kelly's performance. Kelly will take over the corner office in the West Wing on Monday and will participate in a meeting of Trump's Cabinet, according to White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders .

by | July 30, 2017 | 00:20

Residents in the area were evacuated while the bomb squad worked to remove the "explosive device". Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says the raids on Saturday afternoon were created to stop "terrorist attacks in Australia". Four men are in custody and "assisting police" after heavily armed counter- terrorism officers raided four Sydney properties over an alleged plot that reportedly involved blowing up an aircraft.

by | July 29, 2017 | 23:42

But in a July 28 letter obtained by the Herald-Press, Abbott said he would "under no circumstances.allow the 13 crime labs that DPS operates across the state to be underfunded". He said DPS was created to assist those agencies tasked with the responsibility of law enforcement: local police departments and sheriff's offices. "After being informed of Governor Abbott's decision, legislative leadership agreed".

by | July 29, 2017 | 23:41

But despite growing pressure from overseas but also within Turkey for the release of all the defendants, the most prominent journalists from the newspaper were ordered by the court to remain in jail. "Unfortunately, four of our friends are still behind bars". Some of the Cumhuriyet staff members have been in prison for nine months. The headlines read: " Freedom".

by | July 29, 2017 | 23:38

The legislation includes language that bars Trump from easing or waiving the additional penalties on Russian Federation unless Congress agrees. Putin described the sanctions bill now working its way through US Congress - which calls for new measures against Russia, North Korea and Iran, and limits Trump's ability to alter them - as "illegal under global law" and warned that Russia might have to respond.

by | July 29, 2017 | 23:09

The Dutch company KMG, which manufactured the Ohio Fire Ball ride, instructed all 43 versions of the ride around the world to be shut down Thursday. Video taken by a bystander of the swinging, spinning Fire Ball ride in action captured a crashing sound.

by | July 29, 2017 | 23:03

But even if Trump wanted to veto the sanctions bill, Browder said he would be stopped by Congress. Republican Senator Rand Paul also voted against the bill. Though the United States took into account the EU's energy concerns, the U.S. House "nevertheless foresees the imposition of sanctions on any company (including European) which contributes to the development, maintenance, modernization or fix of energy export pipelines" by Russian Federation, the European Commission said in a statement .