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White House names special counsel over Russian Federation probe response


June's "Infrastructure Week" was completely overshadowed by fired FBI Director's Congressional testimony and Trump's own ill-timed outbursts on Twitter and in interviews which undermined his message . Emails sent to Kasowitz and his spokesman were not immediately returned. In terms of negotiating on the United States' behalf, 66% are less trusting of Trump working with world leaders, and the same percentage was less trusting of Trump dealing with Russia President Vladimir Putin. Read More »

Trump prods Republican senators to work harder on healthcare reform

A statement from his office had indicated that he would be out this week, but neurosurgeons not involved with McCain's surgery said the recovery period for such a procedure was often longer. Specifically, a per capita cap system will undermine states' ability to provide America's neediest children access to vital health care that ensures they have adequate educational and developmental opportunities. Read More »

Tour de France 2017: stage 15

Bennett finished 32nd, 6min 25sec behind Dutch stage victor Bauke Mollema , with several of his rivals finishing ahead of him. "That's what we saw I think today with Quintana losing a lot of time again, so that's a really hard combination". Read More »

Aladdin's lead cast has been finalised and fans are not happy


We should see more of them!-are of varying degrees of South Asian descent, and that heritage is not interchangeable with having a Middle Eastern background. Aladdin will begin shooting in Ritchie's hometown of London in August. While we're not very aware of his talent in terms of singing and acting (since it's a musical) but man does he look dishy. Read More »

Time Has Run Out On North Korea


The country's foreign ministry told the Korean Central News Agency it will take "corresponding measures" if that happens. Still, Chinese purchases of North Korean iron ore are contributing to tensions between the USA and China following President Donald Trump's statement last week expressing annoyance about China-North Korea economic ties. Read More »

Local brides left without dresses after nationwide bridal chain closes


The company's website notes there are more than 800 stores offering Alfred Angelo merchandise. There are 9 authorized retailers in Colorado . Some customers raced to stores Thursday and Friday after receiving last-minute advance warnings from some stores that had called to say that they were closing and that customers had to pick up dresses. Read More »

Amazon 'Anytime' messenger touted as an all-in-one app


People are addicted to these Messaging apps as they can send and receive instant replies from their friends and other users. Are you surprised that Amazon is making a move on the messaging app market? Also, this messaging app coming from Amazon is said to be able to perform tasks such as ordering food, playing games, groups. Read More »

Wimbledon's supreme champion Federer vows to return and defend his crown


The Swiss sensation also performed that feat when winning the 2007 Australian Open. Federer lifted his eighth Wimbledon title and the 19th Grand Slam of his career on Sunday at Wimbledon . The doctor and physio returned at the end of the set and spoke to Cilic for a prolonged period of time . The Swiss won the first set 6-3. Cilic once again showed great courage and character to take 3-2 lead. Read More »

Trump says he and Macron talked trade, military — The Latest


President Donald Trump and French counterpart Emmanuel Macron didn't disappoint on Friday. Mr Trump, 71, and Melania , 47, have the same 24-year age gap as the French President and his wife. During two pomp-filled days in Paris and another two playing maitre d' to professional female golfers driving, chipping and putting their way around his Bedminster course in New Jersey, Trump was in his element. Read More »

North Korea says to take 'corresponding measures' if UN adopts sanctions


While Tuesday's test can be seen as a response to North Korea's recent ICBM launch , THAAD systems are designed for short to intermediate range ballistic missiles. Therefore it should be facing economic constraints to pursue its cost intensive projects of nuclear weapons which is not evident. As to his claim that a first strike would be suicide, does anyone think Kim Jong-un really cares? China says it is abiding by all global sanctions on North Korea - they include materials that ... Read More »

White House's ill-timed knock on Russian Federation sanctions


House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is set to announce a plan Friday that will force Congressional Republicans to vote on an inquiry of President Donald Trump's administration. Two days later, the Senate approved the bill slapping sanctions on Russian Federation and Iran. "We could have fixed it in five minutes", Senator Bob Corker , the Republican chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, told reporters. Read More »

2nd man in custody in connection to killings of 4 Pa. men


The next day, DiNardo and Kratz dug a deep hole using the backhoe and buried the whole tank. After picking up Finocchiaro at his Middletown home, the three drove to the Solebury property. Meo's girlfriend told investigators that she had been texting with him on Friday until just before 7 p.m. Meo fell to the ground and was screaming, he said. Read More »

New questions arise from Trump Tower meeting


A Russian-American lobbyist who is a former Soviet counterintelligence officer reportedly attended a meeting with Donald Trump Jr . and a Russian lawyer in June of 2016 at Trump Tower , NBC News reported on Friday. Trump Jr.'s attorney, Alan Futerfas, told Fox News he could not confirm Samochornov was at the meeting, but said one of the two other attendees was a USA citizen. Read More »

Trump Hires New Lawyer Amid Russia Investigation


The Russian government appears to have signaled its direct involvement and real intention in advance of the meeting, presumably to avoid the possibility that its offer might be misconstrued, perhaps naively, as an innocent gesture of support and nothing more. Read More »

2 charged in killing of Loyola student, 3 other men


Cosmo DiNardi , 20, has confessed to killing four missing Pennsylvania men, his lawyer said Thursday. DiNardo did not explicitly say whether he killed the men himself, his attorney Paul Lang said in relaying his client's confession. Read More »

Chelsea to announce third summer signing, five-year contract offered — Done Deal


The 22-year-old Frenchman recently posted a photo of himself standing near a jet plane, and captioned it, "Let's Go". Tactically speaking, the failure to get Bakayoko would also be crushing. For a big man the Belgian is surprisingly fleet of foot and he is quick, with powerful acceleration, as well as being strong in the air, good at holding the ball up, possessing excellent movement and awareness and being a clinical finisher. Read More »

Harrington shares lead in Scotland, McIlroy misses cut


The Englishman had missed nine cuts in a row up until the French Open but now says he's found the missing piece of the jigsaw. "I've been playing some steady golf for the past five or six years but probably haven't chipped or putted as well as I could have, and so haven't possibly put four rounds together", he added. Read More »

Centre briefs all-party MPs on standoff with China


Former defence minister Mulayam Singh Yadav , who represented the Samajwadi Party at the meeting, said the government needs to be careful about dealing with China . Emboldened by the strategic support and new weapons it has received from the US, India's BJP government has pursued an increasingly hardline policy against Pakistan . Read More »

Cheap Tricks to Watch 'Game of Thrones' Season 7 Premiere for Free


What do you most want to happen? They were used as a plot point to show us people can be brought back to life in this fantasy world. Especially for Queen Cersei! "I read it and couldn't really believe what I was reading, since we've set the bar for slow-paced TV over the years, with characters not meeting when you think they're going to meet". Read More »

Was 'You're in such good shape' comment in bad taste?

The two pledged to work together on counter-terrorism and environmental efforts. "It's like a five second rule for your soul", the host mused. She and Melania shortly walked off. In the "Access Hollywood" tape, he talked about sexually assaulting women. He's a presidential predator who's so inappropriate that he doesn't know what the hell not to say out of his mouth. Read More »

Michelle Wie withdraws from Women's US Open

Carlota Ciganda also was 4 under with a hole left. She would have to eagle the par-5 18th to get a share of the lead. It will be a busy day for all 156 players vying for the U.S. If unsuccessful this week, Ko will have gone more than a year since her last LPGA Tour win, at the Marathon Classic. "I heard people kind of screaming, so that's what I was trying to find out", like why they were screaming", Feng said. Read More »

Committee Chair Requests Donald Trump Jr. Testify On Capitol Hill

Mr Trump Jr did not disclose Mr Akhmetshin's presence in statements and emails he released earlier this week about the meeting . Russian Lawyer Veselnitskaya is Pictured with Obama Ambassador to Russia - 8 Days After Trump Jr . President Trump says the woman is a private lawyer who has "roamed the hallways" of the US Congress. "Obviously it would be appropriate for anybody to get into anything that went on at that meeting, and he was at that meeting", committee chairman Sen. Read More »

Russian-American lobbyist says he was in Donald Trump Jr meeting

The report did not name the lobbyist, but did say he holds dual citizenship with the United States and Russia. The White House's response to Trump Jr.'s emails was apparently complicated by Trump Jr.'s own misleading statements. "But we of course support the President ". Most recently, he has been working with Veselnitskaya against the Magnitsky Act. My guess is that it's a bit more valuable than a lousy drawing. Read More »

China says upholds United Nations sanctions as North Korea trade rises


The Obama administration distributed federal funds to the USA government-backed Voice of America and Radio Free Asia from October 2016 to produce programs for a North Korean audience about consumer riches and rosy lifestyles in the West. It also seeks to blacklist the top 10 Chinese importers of North Korean items. Artillery dating back to the Second World war, which the North has plenty of, can easily reach Seoul and create untold carnage, with very little that could be done to prevent it. Read More »

China's Nobel Laureate Liu Xiaobo Dies in Custody


On July 13, Liu Xiaobo , China's most outspoken dissident, died of liver cancer after receiving medical parole from a jail sentence awarded in 2008. RSF accuses firstly Hu Jintao, who was president when Liu Xiaobo was arrested and tried, and his successor, the current president, Xi Jinping , a predator of press freedom. Read More »

Venus goes past Konta - to face Muguruza in Wimbledon Finals


It's not a given but I'll give it my all. At 37-years-old, a victory would make Venus the oldest Wimbledon champion since 1908. It was truly magnificent, the support that I had. Early in the first game of the second set, it was clear Konta didn't stand a chance. "She played so well, no point was easy", added Venus . Then she promptly broke Magdalena's serve and won her own with a forceful forehand that elicited an error from her opponent. Read More »

Several reportedly shot in Jerusalem's holiest site

The sacred site is revered by both Muslims and Jews , known respectively as the Noble Sanctuary and the Temple Mount . Sitawe, who hailed from the Druze town of Maghar, joined the Israel Police in 2012 and has since served in a unit guarding the Temple Mount. Read More »

Tour de France - stage 12: Bardet victor, Aru yellow


I can only say congratulations to Romain Bardet for winning the stage and also to Fabio Aru for taking the yellow jersey. It is the second time in his career that Froome has lost the yellow jersey mid-race, having lost it after stage four in 2015. Read More »

Emmys 2017 Nomination Snubs - Who Was Left Off List


Drama series: "Better Call Saul"; "The Crown"; "The Handmaid's Tale"; "House Of Cards"; "Stranger Things"; "This Is Us"; " Westworld ". And Alec Baldwin won dual nominations , for hosting ABC's The Match Game revival and as best supporting comedy actor for playing Donald Trump on SNL . Read More »

US Democrats Introduce New Sanctions Bill Against Iran

Justice Department Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating Russian interference with the USA election, as are at least four congressional committees . Democrats were predictably furious. The Senate approved a technical fix after House Republicans said it ran afoul of a requirement that all bills dealing with revenue originate in the House. Read More »

GOP ready to try pushing new health bill through Senate


Under the bill, states with premiums that are at least 75 percent of the national average would qualify to keep one percent of the legislation's long-term insurance stability fund. This includes $45 billion for fighting drug addiction. The previous version only offered $2 billion. "AARP also remains alarmed at the Senate bill's drastic Medicaid cuts". Read More »

A British court is considering 'new evidence' in the Baby Charlie case


Because of the laws under the Britsh National Health Service, Charlie's parents are not allowed to take their son to other doctors unless the hospital doctors give permission. called nucleoside bypass therapy . But, unlike his parents, it does not believe that Charlie can be helped. He is now on a ventilator at Great Ormond Street Hospital , where doctors say he can not breathe, see, hear or cry. Read More »