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by | August 03, 2017 | 05:29

For Trump, the decision to put Kelly in charge at the White House reflected a deep desire for someone who can project the kind of strength and decisiveness that the president never saw during the six months that Priebus occupied the corner office down the hall from the Oval Office.

by | August 03, 2017 | 05:26

The US has further condemned North Korea's missile tests after a rocket fell back to Earth near a French commercial airline. Two Romeo submarines were detected in the waters off Japan for about a week. The launch is said to " validate and verify the effectiveness, readiness, and accuracy of the weapon system ", according to Colonel Michael Hough, commander of Air Force Global Strike Command's 30th Air Wing.

by | August 03, 2017 | 05:18

Some 600,000 mostly African migrants have arrived in Italy from Libya since the start of 2014. Italian Defence Minister Roberta Pinotti said Italy would provide technical support without infringing on Libya's sovereignty, but would not take part in what she described as a "hostile" naval blockade created to prevent the departure of migrant boats.

by | August 03, 2017 | 05:14

Duterte, you may recall, once also called Barack Obama a "son of a bitch". The Philippine leader said Kim has a "chubby face that looks nice" and called him a fool during a speech at a public event aired on television. But Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told reporters the same day, "We felt the appropriate thing to do first was to seek peaceful pressure on the regime in North Korea to have them develop a willingness to sit and talk with us".

by | August 03, 2017 | 05:12

Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., chairman of the Veterans Affairs Committee. This program is a priority for President Donald Trump and it allows veterans to receive care from doctors outside the Veterans Administration system if they have to wait longer than one month for an appointment or travel more than 40 miles to a VA location.

by | August 03, 2017 | 04:48

The government upped the civilian component of the council following the failed coup , giving more place to government ministers than military figures. Under the Council's decision, Incumbent Gendarmerie Commander Gen. Yashar Guler has been appointed as commander-in-chief of the Turkish Land Forces, Vice Admiral Adnan Ozbal - as commander-in-chief of the Turkish Navy, and General Hasan Kucukakyuz has been appointed as the new air force commander.

by | August 03, 2017 | 04:41

CSX spokesperson Rob Doolittle said at least one vehicle containing liquefied petroleum gas and one containing molten sulfur leaked and caught fire. The possibility of operating such a long and heavy train on a descending grade with no more than two powered locomotives is likely to be a factor in NTSB's investigation.

by | August 03, 2017 | 04:35

The obituary doesn't say when Cornell-Duranleau came to Chicago , and the family didn't reply to calls seeking comment. Police are searching for a Northwestern University professor and a University of Oxford employee suspected in the stabbing death of a Chicago man and have alerted law enforcement agencies around the country that the pair should be considered armed and risky.

by | August 03, 2017 | 04:35

The defense ministry was emphatic in that "there are no, and never were [there] any alleged "secret" burials of Russian servicemen, who died in Syria". Moreover, Russia does not openly acknowledge that private contractors fight alongside its Armed Forces. If Russian nationals served in Syria as volunteers, they have nothing to do with the Russian government, Peskov added.

by | August 03, 2017 | 03:39

Trump earlier this week implied that Mexico's president had praised the White House in a call for policies that lowered levels of illegal immigration on Mexico's southern border. Last week, the House of Representatives approved a spending bill with almost $1.6 billion set aside for the construction of the border wall as part of a $790 billion package to fund security-related expenses.

by | August 03, 2017 | 03:37

Trump has frequently attacked China over steel imports and technology and pressured Beijing to do more to rein in North Korea's missile program. A source familiar with the US discussions said the Trump administration planned to employ Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974, which allows Washington to investigate China's trade practices and, within months, raise tariffs on imports from China, or impose other sanctions.

by | August 03, 2017 | 03:39

The Chosun Sinbo reported that President Moon Jae-in has made a "miscalculation" about the security situation that has been re-shaped by North Korea's two tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) in July. Pyongyang followed up with a second ICBM launch Friday. "But we do believe China has a special and unique relationship because of this significant economic activity to influence the North Korean regime in ways that no one else can".

by | August 03, 2017 | 03:38

Miller disputed Acosta's follow-up points on historic trends in immigration to the USA, and Acosta asked, trying to return to the point about English-speaking immigrants, "Are we just going to bring in people from Great Britain and Australia?" adding that it sounded to him like "racial and ethnic" engineering.

by | August 03, 2017 | 03:33

He recalled that the USA administration had appointed former US ambassador to NATO Kurt Volker as a special representative for the Ukrainian settlement. Ukraine has been struggling to produce coal since the conflict erupted in April 2014 because Russia-backed separatist forces control much of its coal-rich region.

by | August 03, 2017 | 03:07

That's the word in a letter signed by 45 of the 48 Senate Democratic caucus members. "First, don't cut taxes for the top 1 percent [richest Americans]", said Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer , a New York Democrat. Tax experts have stressed to lawmakers that tax reform tends to work best and last longer when negotiated in a bipartisan way. And to the extent they choose to pay for it, it's not clear if they'll simply lean on optimistic growth assumptions to offset the cost of tax cuts.

by | August 03, 2017 | 02:44

Tillerson reaffirmed Washington's policy on North Korea during a press briefing at the State Department. He went out of his way to assure the leadership under Kim Jong-un that the regime would not be endangered if it dispensed with its growing nuclear arsenal.

by | August 03, 2017 | 02:30

John has also done a spectacular job at Homeland Security . Scaramucci had been blocked from joining the administration during the transition by Priebus, only to eventually be hired by Trump a week-and-half ago. Trump's lawyer Jay Sekulow dismissed the report as "misinformed". "Jared and Ivanka are very supportive of him (Kelly) coming in and have a tremendous amount of admiration for him and will follow his lead on how he wants things done", a source told CNN on Sunday.

by | August 03, 2017 | 02:12

But I don't hear anyone saying that Anthony Scaramucci's comments were harmless and trivial. Scaramucci said he felt burned by the interview. It's a fascinating insight into how Scaramucci sees the Italian-American experience, but it's also a damning indication that he was manifestly unqualified for the job of White House communications director.

by | August 02, 2017 | 23:43

The central bank has previously warned that inflation could accelerate due to a seasonal rebound in food prices and factors such as planned pay hikes for government employees. Economists say they expect the central bank to cut by another 0.25 percentage point in the coming year. YES Bank has cut its 2017/18 average inflation projection to 3.5% from 4 percent.

by | August 02, 2017 | 23:34

The prankster posed as Jared Kushner and email Bossert about some big party he was planning that would have better food than what they "ate in Iraq", and not only did Bossert respond as if this was the real Kushner, but he gave the prankster his personal email address without any prompting.

by | August 02, 2017 | 23:32

Graham said Trump would not let the Kim regime master the technology for a nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missile capable of striking the U.S., urging China to step up in its role in reining in its recalcitrant ally's unbridled military testing.

by | August 02, 2017 | 23:30

After President Trump fired him May 9, Comey offered stunning testimony to Congress about how the President tried to influence the Russian Federation investigation that drew on contemporaneous notes he made to memorialize the conversations with Trump.

by | August 02, 2017 | 23:25

The three-stage, solid-fueled weapon popped out of its underground silo on North Base at 2:10 a.m., with the military tracking the lone mock warhead as it traveled some 4,200 miles in less than 30 minutes to a predetermined target at the Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands.

by | August 02, 2017 | 23:21

The Maryland Office of the Chief Medial Examiner ruled the death to be accidental, and "caused by asphyxia due to suffocation", the police department said. A resort official said that she had not been missing long before her body was found. City communications manager Jessica Waters says the remains have been identified as those of Plano resident Ashley O'Connor.

by | August 02, 2017 | 23:11

The video, which has around 2 million views on Facebook, includes Laura Trump, who is married to the president's son Eric Trump , talking about the president donating his salary to the Education Department, the unemployment rate, the stock market, and Trump giving out the Medal of Valor.

by | August 02, 2017 | 23:06

Early Wednesday , southwesterly breezes will usher in warm temperatures under a mostly clear sky, according to the National Weather Service in Boulder. Other cities will likely see temperatures hit the triple digits. Portland will likely flirt with its all-time record high temperature of 107 degrees Wednesday and Thursday , AccuWeather said.

by | August 02, 2017 | 23:02

It has underperformed by 41.10% the S&P500. Shares of Carnival Corporation ( NYSE CCL ) opened at 66.78 on Tuesday. During last 3 month it remained at 7.62%. 19,965 shares were sold by PARKER SIR JOHN , worth $1.22 million on Friday, April 28. Analysts expect Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL) to report $0.67 EPS on August, 8.They anticipate $0.12 EPS change or 21.82% from last quarter's $0.55 EPS.

by | August 02, 2017 | 22:58

Representatives of the three nations held a video conference in which they vowed to place "maximum pressure" on the North following the reclusive state's intercontinental ballistic missile test last Friday, the second in less than a month.

by | August 02, 2017 | 22:57

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un supervised the midnight launch of the missile on Friday night and called it a "stern warning" to the U.S. that it would not be safe from destruction if it tried to attack, the North's official KCNA news agency said.

by | August 02, 2017 | 22:46

Over on " Late Night ", Meyers had fewer imaginary tears to shed, instead examining the continuous shakeup of Trump's administration, with the other recent departures of Sean Spicer and Reince Priebus . 10 days later, following a series of staff shake-ups and a New Yorker interview for the ages, Scaramucci was dismissed before ever officially taking office.

by | August 02, 2017 | 22:44

House Majority PAC, which supports Democratic congressional candidates, hired Expedition Strategies to conduct the survey of 1,000 white likely voters without college degrees in key congressional districts in June and July. However, 58 percent still think he is a strong person and 55 percent think he is intelligent. Men were evenly divided, with 47 percent approving and 48 percent disapproving.

by | August 02, 2017 | 22:39

The 50-year-old man and eight-year-old girl were reportedly sunbathing on a packed beach near Lisbon when the plane came in to land. The Associated Press news agency said the dead girl was with her parents, who were unhurt, quoting witnesses from local television broadcasts.

by | August 02, 2017 | 22:40

A Ministry of Justice spokeswoman said the incident at The Mount had been "resolved". A separate disturbance at Erlestoke prison in Wiltshire was also dealt with by Tuesday afternoon. Asked why it was hard to retain staff, he said: "It's a combination of adverse working conditions, the violence that they face, and the poor salary".

by | August 02, 2017 | 22:09

PSG full-back Dani Alves , formerly a teammate of Neymar's at Barcelona , has also weighed in with his opinion on his next destination. But Barca should have been out of sight on the balance of play as Neymar shot wide after being played through by Luis Suarez off a counter-attack, while Messi fired straight at Navas from six yards after leaving the Madrid defence trailing.

by | August 02, 2017 | 22:02

The Times reported a day later that the premise of the meeting was that the Russian lawyer would share damaging information about Hillary Clinton . On " Good Morning America " the next day, Sekulow disputed the Times's report . CUOMO: Because The New York Times is reporting that the President OK'd the statement.