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by | April 02, 2017 | 04:55

The White House attempted to put the issue to rest Friday by inviting the heads of the House Intelligence Committee to view the intelligence reports supplied to Nunes, which he used to claim that American intelligence agencies had inappropriately collected information on Trump staffers.

by | April 01, 2017 | 05:24

One of his recent videos , a 50 minute expose accusing Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev of secretly owning an archipelago of luxury homes, has been watched more than 14 million times on YouTube. Navalny's recent tour around the country, related to the opening of his regional campaign offices and the fact that his associates have been preparing the ground for him for some time (until recently Navalny could not travel around Russian Federation due to criminal investigations against him) ...

by | March 30, 2017 | 05:11

If the polls are correct, Ms. Le Pen and Mr. Macron would finish first and second in the first round of balloting on April 23 and advance to a second-round faceoff on May 7. "You've been talking for seven minutes and not said anything", said Front National leader Marine Le Pen. " Stop immigration, and I will not make any excuses for that ", she said, stressing that France's security situation is " explosive " and measures need to be taken " to discourage immigration ".

by | March 30, 2017 | 04:40

At one point yesterday afternoon, in a Capitol Hill hallway, a reporter asked House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) if he's prepared to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation the Republican congressman compromised.

by | March 30, 2017 | 04:30

Earlier Monday, White House spokesman Sean Spicer suggested Trump might turn to members of the Democratic Party to overhaul Obamacare and the US president seconded that notion on Twitter Monday night. Priebus said it was a "real shame" that conservative lawmakers decided not to get behind the healthcare bill . (POE) Paul Ryan and the President were very accommodating.

by | March 29, 2017 | 08:51

Former Vice President Al Gore signaled to reporters in mid-March that there was a "realistic chance" Trump would keep the USA engaged in the talks. "So the people in the business applaud this effort, believe it will do a lot to revive the industry", he said.

by | March 28, 2017 | 08:41

Iraqi children stand on the road as they flee west Mosul, Iraq, with their families on March 17. If they push farther north, this would help encircle the Old City. Brigadier General Matthew Isler, a deputy commanding general for the coalition, said on Sunday it took "every feasible measure to protect civilians" and was investigating all "credible allegations".

by | March 28, 2017 | 07:14

I've seen what he's done for other guys that I've played with. North Carolina vs. OR prediction and game preview, as the No. 1 Tar Heels and No. 3 Ducks face off in the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament. Jordan Bell stepped into the national spotlight with his eight blocks in Saturday night's win over Kansas, but he has been a star in the paint for OR all season long.

by | March 26, 2017 | 06:17

With Berry in the lineup and playing well all game - two early threes propelled UNC on a big run - North Carolina mostly cruised against Butler thanks to a massive first half from players like Justin Jackson and Luke Maye, before Berry carried the team with 16 points in the second half.

by | March 22, 2017 | 09:59

North Carolina or Butler await the victor on Sunday. That national title? It covers up some real questions about just what the legacy of this team will be. Monk then went to the line and knocked down a pair of free throws to make it a three-point game. "We know that. It's pretty evident". Coach John Calipari later said he's been limited by a bruised lower back.

by | March 22, 2017 | 09:58

Several things come to mind when considering the potential loss of numerous nation's Meals on Wheels local operations. "I really honestly believe that they would starve because some people don't have anybody any family members or anybody that's there to care for them", O'Neal said.

by | March 22, 2017 | 09:44

Trump has been notoriously hard to pin down on nearly everything, especially foreign policy . But as President Trump put it in a tweet: "North Korea is behaving very badly". The missile system, known as Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense (THAAD), is equipped with a powerful detection system known as an X band radar, which experts say would destabilize regional security and upset the region's current military balance.

by | March 21, 2017 | 14:52

With technical fouls galore and enough chippy moments to bake a batch of cookies, the Warriors triumphed over the Thunder 111-95. "We literally had one guy rest tonight, and everybody else was reasonably injured, so I don't feel like we did anything terribly egregious".

by | March 21, 2017 | 13:32

Kennedy was lukewarm on the GOP plan in an interview with local radio host Jeff Crouere. "I'm reserving my judgment", Rep. Steve Chabot said on Monday. Some will no longer have Obamacare subsidies to help them pay up-front for their health insurance. Congressional Republicans will make a push this week for passage of the AHCA, which would be administered by CMS, and Verma just launched a Twitter account to advocate for the conservative health bill.

by | March 18, 2017 | 12:01

Even so, the tally underscored the challenge Republican leaders face in trying to round up votes for the measure. President Trump said Friday that he successfully wooed 13 members of the RSC at a White House meeting on the proposal's support.

by | March 17, 2017 | 18:47

Environmental groups predict Trump will weaken the standards, which now require the fleet of new cars and trucks to average 36 miles per gallon in real-world driving conditions by 2025, about 10 mpg (4.25 kpl) higher than the current standard.

by | March 16, 2017 | 15:04

It was "a victory for common sense and a great start for Europe's election season", said Holger Schmieding, chief economist with Berenberg bank. Although Wilders' remarks have sparked heated controversy both at home and overseas, he is riding high in opinion polls in the final run-up to the election.

by | March 15, 2017 | 13:49

On March 1, South Korean and US troops kicked off a two-month exercise, Foal Eagle, involving ground, air and naval forces of the two allies. The first elements of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD, system arrived in the Republic of Korea on March 6, 2017.

by | March 15, 2017 | 11:45

While the Dutch election will be closely watched for any surge in the populist vote ahead of voting in the first round of the French election on April 23, talk that the United Kingdom government may trigger Article 50 this week is also increasing political risk and putting downward pressure on the single currency.

by | March 15, 2017 | 11:23

Numerous provisions of the Republican bill would not take effect until 2020. The health care industry is anxious hospital systems and physicians will soon go back to the days where charity care was a massive burden on the system with little prospect of any cash coming into the coffers for poor and underserved clientele.

by | March 14, 2017 | 07:37

For China, this crisis, whether it leads to war, a US buildup in the South , or a USA withdrawal from Korea, is problematic. Complicating the mission are Chinese concerns about how the USA has responded so far. A South Korean think-tank estimated in December a year ago that more than 300 people had been executed since he took office, including 140 senior officials and at least one uncle.

by | March 13, 2017 | 14:45

If Donald Trump and the Republicans have their way, the poor will find it hard to obtain proper health care. Several Republican senators are pushing back on their party's health care bill, enough to put the bill's future in serious doubt.

by | March 12, 2017 | 07:09

On Thursday, two key House committees approved the legislation, which would undo the Affordable Care Act and replace it with a more modest system of tax credits and a rollback of Mr Obama's Medicaid expansion. There's a concern that the exchanges may collapse if more insurers leave. This change, say analysts , could result in millions of people losing coverage.

by | March 11, 2017 | 12:58

Haley added that " all options are on the table" concerning North Korea , but said the country must engage in positive action before the USA would take it seriously. "I think that Secretary of State Tillerson is a person who is willing to listen and is a deep communicator", Wang said at his annual news conference in Beijing on Wednesday, on the sidelines of China's parliament.

by | March 11, 2017 | 12:55

Depending on the verdict, South Korea will hold its next presidential election in either May or December. A snap presidential election will be held within 60 days. "As Park Geun-hye no longer has immunity to the criminal prosecution, she can be arrested and imprisoned at any time". Her action had "seriously impaired the spirit of.

by | March 10, 2017 | 09:21

The scandal has also led to the heir-apparent of the technology giant Samsung, Lee Jae-yong, being formally indicted on multiple charges including bribery and embezzlement. "We remove Park Geun-hye from office", Lee Jung-mi, acting president of the court, has announced. Independent counsel Park Young-soo concluded last week a 90-day probe into corruption and abuse of power allegations against Park, her associates and major Korean companies.

by | March 09, 2017 | 14:06

China is seeking to revive talks as Kim Jong Un's push for more powerful nuclear weapons prompts the U.S.to set up a missile-defense system known as Thaad in South Korea. The latest flare-up in tension began with the start of annual U.S. Experts say It is unprecedented for North Korea to fire four missiles at the same time.

by | March 09, 2017 | 08:28

It's still unclear what the exact cap implications of Marshall's two-year, $12 million deal will be, but it will likely leave the Giants with less than $10 million in space at the start of free agency. He's the best No. 2 wide receiver the Giants offense has had since Beckham has been in the NFL . He is also tied for third on that list with 18 catches for the Broncos vs.

by | March 06, 2017 | 18:36

As for that Cowboys video, Garrett said he would tell the Browns: "I'm sorry". What he did in Indy makes Garrett a no-brainer as the top pick of the draft. After saying he'd prove why he's the best player in this year's NFL Draft class, Myles Garrett walked the talk on Sunday morning. I play every down.

by | March 05, 2017 | 21:58

The teams have been struggling for form and confidence since the turn of the year, and the losing team at Anfield will likely drop to sixth place, behind a resurgent Manchester United. As for Everton, Lukaku was largely contained by Tottenham's three-man central defence, but took his only real chance clinically. Mauricio Pochettino will take some relief from the remaining games on Tottenham's calendar.

by | March 04, 2017 | 14:02

John McCain, have called for an aggressive investigation of Russian interference in the election, most are minimizing it. Al Franken, D-Minn., what he would do as attorney general about claims that "anyone affiliated with the Trump campaign" was in contact with the Russian government a year ago.

by | March 02, 2017 | 11:50

There are two program models: the active "jail enforcement" model, and the task force model, which is now inactive. These reports create mass panic and put communities and law enforcement personnel in unnecessary danger. "We're gonna show great heart, DACA is a very, very hard subject for me, I will tell you", Mr. Trump said. Tanner said he's not aware of any other SC sheriffs who have written to Homeland Security.

by | February 26, 2017 | 11:01

Keith Ellison, deputy chairman in a gesture of unity. In a nod to these divisions, Perez quickly called on Ellison to serve as deputy chair. But no question about it, when Perez was named the victor, I was standing right in front a huge crowd of Ellison supporters who continued to keep chanting, "money out of politics", and didn't want to hear anything from Perez.

by | February 25, 2017 | 10:22

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was also in Mexico City where he met with his Mexican counterpart, Luis Videgaray. Everything Homeland Security and its civilian officers do will be " according to human rights and the legal justice system of the United States".

by | February 25, 2017 | 09:41

One captain in Iraq's emergency response division told the BBC inside western Mosul: "We very close to liberating Mosul". "Displacement has also continued from eastern parts of the city, alongside return movements back into some east Mosul neighborhoods, and to surrounding areas", he said.