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Jul 26 2017

Senate health care vote: What we know

GOP Sens. Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia, Dean Heller of Nevada and Rob Portman of OH all cast a vote in favor of debate despite voicing grave concerns about...

Jul 26 2017

White House/Congress Showdown over New Russia Sanctions

He maintained it didn't matter to him if it was a House or Senate bill. It also imposes new sanctions on Iran's ballistic missile program, its Revolutionary Guard net...

Jul 26 2017

Senate committee subpoenas former Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort

The panel's chairman, Sen. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) and ranking member Sen. With some of the closest members of President Trum...

Jul 26 2017

Paul Manafort, Jared Kushner meet with investigators in Trump-Russia probe

Manafort also provided documents to the intelligence committee, according to a source briefed on the interview. Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley and Democratic Sen. The s...

Jul 26 2017

Israel metal detectors row was about sovereignty, not security

Late Monday night, the Israeli Security Cabinet said it would remove the metal detectors and security cameras and instead incorporate security measures based on advan...

Jul 26 2017

IRGC Blasts Israel Attack on Al-Aqsa Mosque, Heralds New Intifada

A total of 900 Palestinians suffered in the course of the 10-day crisis. However, his right-wing government is wary of being seen to yield to Palestinian pressure o...

Jul 26 2017

Another record high for the CoreLogic Case-Shiller home price index

Blitzer said the pace of gains varies significantly by market, which is unlike the pattern seen in the 2000-2006 housing bubble when rising prices were nearly universal. ...

Jul 26 2017

Could Trump Pardon Himself If Russia Investigation Found Dirt?

The question about whether Mr. Trump has the authority to pardon himself is being debated as the investigation into connections between his campaign and the Russian gover...

Jul 26 2017

China asks India to withdraw troops, daily blames Doval

Indian officials say about 300 soldiers from either side are facing each other about 150m apart at the disputed area. Mr Wang said there was little dispute over the fac...

Jul 26 2017

Trump calls Jeff Sessions 'beleaguered AG' in tweet

According to that report, then-Senator Jeff Sessions discussed electoral and policy issues with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak on at least two occasions while serv...

Jul 26 2017

Worshippers shun entering Temple Mount despite removal of metal detectors

The metal detectors were installed after two Israeli policemen were killed on July 14 at the holy site. The flashpoint site is holy to both Muslims and Jews. The UN's M...

Jul 26 2017

Hockey Canada unveils Plan B for Pyeongchang Games

He will be joined by assistant coaches Dave King, Scott Walker and Craig Woodcroft. He is also a former head coach of the Vancouver Canucks of the National Hockey Leagu...

Jul 26 2017

The Australian dollar fell on weak inflation data

The local dollar slipped a quarter of a cent as the consumer price index (CPI) rose 0.2 percent in the second quarter and 1.9 percent for the year, well short of the 2.2 ...

Jul 26 2017

Debbie Wasserman Schultz IT Staffer Arrested, Charged With Bank Fraud

Awan has been the lead suspect in an ongoing criminal probe into security breaches within the House of Representatives that was launched on February 2. The investigatio...

Jul 26 2017

23Cr? A Risky Target For Mahesh Babu

Top Tamil director AR Murugadoss directed the movie which wrapped up the principle shoot except a song. The second teaser of Spyder will be released on August 9th on th...

Jul 26 2017

Senate health care bill could cut $917M in federal funds for Kansas

Sister Simone Campbell, a Sister of Social Service and executive director of Network, a Catholic social justice lobbying organization, personally delivered a letter to US...

Jul 26 2017

Diesel scrappage scheme details expected with release of UK Air Quality Plan

It also comes as vehicle giants, including Volvo, recently announced all of its new motors will be electric or hybrid after 2019. The Government has been forced to come...

Jul 26 2017

Apple Producer Foxconn Looking at Wisconsin, Michigan for $10 Billion Investment

Foxconn Technology ( FXCOF ) is said to be nearing a deal to build a production facility in Wisconsin or Detroit , MI, the Wall Street Journal reported . Scott Walker...

Jul 26 2017

Two teenagers have chemicals thrown on them in latest London attack

Eye witnesses say police officers were flagged down by two men who claimed they had been sprayed with acid. They were crying and saying: "Put the water on me". The two vi...

Jul 26 2017

Despacito Stars Criticize Maduro For Using Song

Last week record label Universal Music Latin Entertainment said Despacito in its original and remixed versions had reached 4.6 billion streams across platforms includ...