• Iranian President Said If Us Missile Law Passes, Then Iran Will Respond
Iranian President Said If Us Missile Law Passes, Then Iran Will Respond

Ghasemi said Tehran considers consider the action by the United States as "hostile, reprehensible, and unacceptable", adding that "it's ultimately an effort to weaken the nuclear deal". Under the Iran nuclear accord, Tehran agreed to drop its nuclear program in exchange for the lifting of crippling sanctions that had been imposed by worldwide p...

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  • Senate Votes Down ObamaCare Repeal 49-51
Senate Votes Down ObamaCare Repeal 49-51

Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Ron Johnson, Wis., but the 2008 presidential nominee deemed the speaker's statement as insufficient. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., speaks with reporters outside the chamber. "The Republican Party has been all about ObamaCare repeal for the better part of a decade, and now we see that they have been writing checks to vote...

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  • Russian Federation orders out USA diplomats in sanctions retaliation
Russian Federation orders out USA diplomats in sanctions retaliation

The House of Representatives and the Senate have voted for another round of sanctions against Russian Federation this week. The proposed measures target Russia's energy sector as part of legislation that prevents President Donald Trump from easing sanctions on Moscow without congressional approval.

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  • Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to be nominated as interim PM
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to be nominated as interim PM

Sharif's cabinet also stands dissolved. However, in a statement, Sharif's office said justice had not been served. Najam pointed out the striking similarities between this situation and the recent political buzz in the United States, except in the Pakistan case the Supreme Court intervened to remove the Prime Minister.

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  • Trump Announces Chief Of Staff Reince Priebus Is Out Via Twitter
Trump Announces Chief Of Staff Reince Priebus Is Out Via Twitter

He also brought his feud with Donald Trump's former Chief of Staff, Reince Priebus , into the open by telling a reporter his rival was a "fucking paranoid schizophrenic, a paranoiac" saying he had "cock-blocked" him from the White House for six months.

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  • Russian Federation retaliates over USA sanctions
Russian Federation retaliates over USA sanctions

The White House has received a bill that would ramp up sanctions against Russian Federation, which President Donald Trump must now sign into law or veto. The legislation all but dashes Mr Trump's hopes for warmer ties with Moscow as his administration is dogged by congressional and special counsel investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 ...

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  • Trump sacks Reince Priebus as White House chief of staff
Trump sacks Reince Priebus as White House chief of staff

House Speaker Paul Ryan tweeted his thanks to Priebus, as well as his support for General Kelly. The Senate is already lagging in confirming Trump's nominees, and the hole Kelly leaves will be tough to patch in a timely fashion. Talking about the USA president's chief strategist he said: "I'm not Steve Bannon , I'm not trying to suck my own ...

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  • Trump replaces chief of staff Priebus with general Kelly
Trump replaces chief of staff Priebus with general Kelly

WATCH: Reince Priebus is no longer working as U.S. President Donald Trump's chief of staff. Kelly will take the desk of Reince Priebus , a Republican operative who was sceptical of Trump's electoral prospects past year and ultimately came to be viewed by the president as weak and ineffective.

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  • Sen. Lindsey Graham Releases Statement on White House Shakeup
Sen. Lindsey Graham Releases Statement on White House Shakeup

Kelly as Priebus' replacement through a tweet this afternoon. The news comes just a day after Anthony made headlines for a NSFW rant in an interview with The New Yorker , in which he spoke negatively about Trump's chief of staff Reince Priebus and White House adviser Steve Bannon .

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  • Reince Priebus the top White House Chief ousted
Reince Priebus the top White House Chief ousted

Anthony Scaramucci , a NY financier who last week became the White House communications chief, also compared his relationship with Trump's chief of staff , Reince Priebus , to a pair of brothers from the Bible, one of whom killed the other.

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  • Trump to Sign Bill Imposing New Sanctions on Russia, White House Says
Trump to Sign Bill Imposing New Sanctions on Russia, White House Says

Russian Federation announced that it was expelling American diplomats and seizing property after Congress passed the bill . The bill prohibits ships owned by North Korea or by countries that refuse to comply with United Nations resolutions against it from operating in American waters or docking at USA ports.

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  • ED slaps PMLA case against RJD chief Lalu Prasad, family
ED slaps PMLA case against RJD chief Lalu Prasad, family

The writer's observation is such that it means as if Rashtriya Janata Dal supremo and former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav has always been a political force to reckon with, both at the State and national level alike for his perennial relevance and time-tested resilience, which also saw him facing charges of his involvement in various...

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  • Vladimir Putin says Russian Federation will respond to 'insolence' of U.S. sanctions
Vladimir Putin says Russian Federation will respond to 'insolence' of U.S. sanctions

The US Senate gave final approval to legislation strengthening sanctions on Russian Federation and giving Congress the power to block President Donald Trump from lifting them, setting up a possible clash with the White House. He complained that "it's impossible to endlessly tolerate this kind of insolence towards our country", referring to tougher ...

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  • Russia Seizes US Diplomatic Facilities, Demands Embassy Staff-Reductions
Russia Seizes US Diplomatic Facilities, Demands Embassy Staff-Reductions

Moscow ordered the United States to reduce its diplomatic presence in Russian Federation to 455 diplomats and staff and also said it was seizing some USA diplomatic property as retaliation. Trump now has a 10-day window in which he can veto the bill, but the legislation is expected to garner enough support in both chambers to override any veto.

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  • 20 years of USA trade with Russian Federation
20 years of USA trade with Russian Federation

The new sanctions bill would add to a raft of coordinated sanctions the United States and European Union imposed in 2014 over Russia's annexation of Crimea and its interference in the conflict in eastern Ukraine. His country's economy has stagnated, incomes are falling. But they would say, look, these are what we should have done ages ago. "Trump's...

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  • Boko Haram attack in Nigeria leaves dozens dead
Boko Haram attack in Nigeria leaves dozens dead

Another source with knowledge of the rescue operation gave the death toll as "70 or more" and also said it was unclear whether all the victims had been accounted for. The entire academic, non-academic and NNPC team were said to have travelled in eight Hilux vehicles when they were attacked on the last day of the two weeks exploration by the Boko Ha...

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  • Some Rides Reopened At Ohio State Fair
Some Rides Reopened At Ohio State Fair

There aren't always easy explanations after a bad accident occurs, especially one like the tragedy Wednesday that created chaos and halted amusement park rides on the first day of the Ohio State Fair. We will continue our rigorous ride inspection process, which includes inspecting all rides multiple times prior to and during the fair. Inspectors st...

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  • Health care amendment defeated in Senate vote
Health care amendment defeated in Senate vote

The back-and-forth played out as the Senate prepared for a weird Capitol Hill ritual, a "vote-a-rama" on amendments that promised to last into the wee hours of Friday morning - at the end of which, the path ahead would perhaps be clearer. The bill would repeal the unpopular Affordable Care Act provision that requires most people to have health ...

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  • Russian Federation orders U.S. to cut diplomats in response to sanctions
Russian Federation orders U.S. to cut diplomats in response to sanctions

Embassy staff must leave the country by 1 September, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement, in a move triggered by the US Senate's near unanimous vote to slap new sanctions on Russian Federation, further hurting its fragile economy. "In terms of the common sense, this brings Russian Federation closer to Brussels affected by its strategic frien...

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  • Moscow reduces diplomatic mission staff in USA to 455
Moscow reduces diplomatic mission staff in USA to 455

Putin also argued that "Russian-US relations are being sacrificed to resolve questions of domestic politics", specifying that "in this case, it is the battle between President ( Donald) Trump and his political opponents". And the USA contention was that this compound was used for spying. But they would say, look, these are what we should have don...

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  • Alabama football player Da'Shawn Hand arrested for DUI
Alabama football player Da'Shawn Hand arrested for DUI

Hand was charged with a DUI and his bond was set at $1,000. Additional details were not immediately available. "This type of behavior is not acceptable and we are disappointed in Da'Shawn's actions", Alabama Coach Nick Saban said in a statement.

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  • 20 years of U.S. trade with Russian Federation
20 years of U.S. trade with Russian Federation

Newly appointed White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci told USA media that Trump "may sign the sanctions exactly the way they are, or he may veto the sanctions and negotiate an even tougher deal against the Russians". "I think it'd be very unwise - it would be overridden immediately", Oklahoma Republican Rep. Tom Cole said. House an...

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  • Arsenal vs Benfica, Emirates Cup
Arsenal vs Benfica, Emirates Cup

Arsenal reportedly fear that Alexis Sanchez could "go on strike" as he looks to force the club into selling him this summer, with the latest rumours also suggesting that Manchester City are willing to pay him nearly two-and-a-half-times what he now earns in north London.

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  • Russian Federation takes first measures in response to United States sanctions
Russian Federation takes first measures in response to United States sanctions

The ministry said it is ordering the U.S. Embassy in Russian Federation to reduce the number of its diplomats by September 1. After Aug. 1, US staff will also be barred from using a recreational property on the bucolic island of Serebryany Bor, along with being barred from using warehouses on Moscow's Dorozhnaya Street.

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  • Gunmen attack Kenyan deputy president's residence
Gunmen attack Kenyan deputy president's residence

The officer was left unconscious. Police have cordoned off the home as they suspect the attackers are within the compound. NTV News said gunshots could still be heard from the scene. None of the DP's family member was at the residence during the attack. Reports also indicate that the DP's wife, Rachel Ruto and the children were not home whe...

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  • Republicans defect, kill Senate effort to repeal Obamacare
Republicans defect, kill Senate effort to repeal Obamacare

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on the floor of the Senate on Friday after the failure of the " skinny repeal " health care bill. Days earlier, McCain had returned to the halls of Congress following his diagnosis with an aggressive form of brain cancer and decried his colleagues' crafting of a proposal "behind closed doors in co...

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  • How some lawmakers see a way to work together on health care
How some lawmakers see a way to work together on health care

After the Senate's most recent Obamacare repeal amendment was defeated, House Republican leaders compared their accomplishment in passing the American Health Care Act to the failure of their counterparts-their historically elite, conceited, dilatory, rarefied, abstruse, intolerable counterparts in the "upper" chamber.

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  • Charter Disinterested in Sprint's Merger Bid
Charter Disinterested in Sprint's Merger Bid

Charter Communications is not interested in a merger with Sprint Corp., a person familiar with the matter tells Bloomberg . ( CMCSA ) about possible business combinations, is now pushing for an outright merger with Charter, the Journal reported .

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  • Iran Says US Navy Fires Warning Shots Near Its Vessels
Iran Says US Navy Fires Warning Shots Near Its Vessels

The American aircraft carrier and its accompanying warship left the area afterwards, it added. It was the second such encounter between the two nations this week. No warning shots were fired during that encounter, but U.S. defense officials criticized the use of the Iranian laser. There have been a string of close encounters between U.S.

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  • Inside the feud between Reince Priebus and Anthony Scaramucci
Inside the feud between Reince Priebus and Anthony Scaramucci

Though Priebus forged an uneasy truce with his former foe Bannon, powerful White House aides Ivanka Trump and her husband, Jared Kushner, were both supportive of Kelly's hire. Scaramucci's arrival in the West Wing last Friday marked the first in a series of falling dominoes that seemed to be leading toward Priebus. Priebus expressed no bitterness...

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  • Russian Federation hits back over sanctions, orders U.S. diplomats to leave
Russian Federation hits back over sanctions, orders U.S. diplomats to leave

The former United States administration, headed by Democratic Barack Obama, had expelled 35 Russian diplomats over "spying" and seized two diplomatic premises used by Russia late past year amid allegations that Moscow interfered in the U.S.

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  • U.S. urges Turkey to release arbitrarily jailed journalists
U.S. urges Turkey to release arbitrarily jailed journalists

The newspaper noted that the next court hearing would take place on September 11. "While the news of the release of seven Cumhuriyet journalists and others, is a positive step forward, we are dismayed at the continued imprisonment of Ahmet Şık, Kadri Gürsel, Akın Atalay, Murat Sabuncu and Ahmet Kemal Aydoğdu".

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  • Birmingham girl, 15, is raped by second man after seeking help
Birmingham girl, 15, is raped by second man after seeking help

CNN reports when she got into the vehicle, she was sexually assaulted by a different man. "If you were in the area at the time or live locally to Witton station then please contact us if you heard or saw anything out of the ordinary". "It is now vitally important we investigate exactly what happened as well as identifying offenders for both of t...

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  • Britain's Got Talent Diversity star dies in tragic vehicle accident
Britain's Got Talent Diversity star dies in tragic vehicle accident

The group said in a Twitter post that he "inspired so many with his talent and was taken far too soon". The page reads: "On 27th July 2017, Robert Anker aged 27 was involved in a fatal vehicle accident in Canada and sadly passed away at the scene".

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  • Queens Man Hurt After Package in Mailbox Explodes
Queens Man Hurt After Package in Mailbox Explodes

Authorities say the small package exploded when the man tried to open it. "This was made by hand and it was made as an explosive". The man, whose name was not immediately released, had second- and third-degree burns to 80 percent of his torso and legs and was taken to Nassau University Medical Center, where he was in critical condition, Robert K....

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