• Moscow reduces diplomatic mission staff in U.S. to 455
Moscow reduces diplomatic mission staff in U.S. to 455

United States officials didn't immediately comment on how many would be affected. Russia's foreign ministry said Friday it is imposing counter measures on the U.S.in response to new sanctions approved Thursday by Congress . An official at the U.S. Embassy in Moscow, who declined to be named because they were not allowed to speak to the media, ...

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  • Obamacare repeal fails: three GOP Senators rebel in 49-51 vote
Obamacare repeal fails: three GOP Senators rebel in 49-51 vote

No Democrats voted for the GOP bill. "I'm optimistic we can still get it done". Speaking to a audience of law enforcement officers on Long Island, N.Y., President Trump said , "They should have approved health care last night, but you can't have everything, boy oh boy".

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  • Esapekka Lappi leads Rally Finland into final day
Esapekka Lappi leads Rally Finland into final day

Latvala meanwhile dropped out of contention whilst leading, after he built up an 8.5s advantage over Lappi thanks to eight dirt road speed test wins, before disaster struck and the home favourite came to a halt with a suspected electrical issue during the Ouninpohja special stage.

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  • Transgender troops: A presidential tweet is not an order
Transgender troops: A presidential tweet is not an order

MEGAN ROHRER: For those who are putting themselves on the line and literally putting their skin at risk, the least we can do is to help them feel comfortable in their bodies as they fight for us. "Mr. Trump is simply denying entry into the military to capable male and female volunteers no different from any other man or woman", it said. "You ar...

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  • U.S. sanctions Iranian companies after satellite launch
U.S. sanctions Iranian companies after satellite launch

Responding to the Iranian announcement of the launch - which roughly coincided with a move by Congress to present for Trump's signature legislation toughening up sanctions against Iran, as well as Russian Federation and North Korea - State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said: "We consider this to be a provocative action, and a provocative ...

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  • Suspected Islamist of Palestinian origin stabs man to death in Germany
Suspected Islamist of Palestinian origin stabs man to death in Germany

Some of the injured were hurt seriously. He called it a "barbaric" attack and praised the citizens who overpowered the man as "very courageous". His asylum status matches that of Anis Amri, who killed 12 people with a truck at a Berlin Christmas market on December 19.

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  • Speaker Ryan Will Compromise with Senate on Obamacare Reform
Speaker Ryan Will Compromise with Senate on Obamacare Reform

McConnell, R-Ky., is calling his bill the Health Care Freedom Act , but among his colleagues it's known as " skinny repeal ". The three Republicans were the difference in the 49-51 vote that struck down the plan. That's a lie. Obamacare has made it possible for more than 20 million Americans to get health insurance. But just repealing the requ...

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

Anthony Scaramucci, Donald Trump's new communications director, told CNN on Thursday that the US President may veto the bipartisan sanctions, breaking with the widespread approval the measures received on Capitol Hill. Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a joint press conference with the Finnish President in Punkaharju hotel in Savonlinna,...

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  • Detienen al histórico contador de los Kirchner, Víctor Manzanares
Detienen al histórico contador de los Kirchner, Víctor Manzanares

Desde entonces y hasta ahora, actuó como síndico titular del Banco de Santa Cruz SA, en donde permaneció bajo el mandato de todos los gobernadores. "Porque los delitos se cometieron y las pruebas están". Ese acto ilegal sorprendió en Santa Cruz, porque el contador tenía una empresa (MS Logística SA) que prestaba "servicios de guarda, sistematizació...

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  • Nawaz Sharif resigns as Pakistani PM
Nawaz Sharif resigns as Pakistani PM

However, in a statement, Sharif's office said justice had not been served. The court has recommended that anti-corruption cases should be registered against several individuals including Sharif, his daughter Maryam and her husband Mohammad Safdar, Sharif's sons Hassan and Hussain Nawaz as well as Finance Minister Ishaq Dar.

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  • Anthony Scaramucci will not take a White House salary
Anthony Scaramucci will not take a White House salary

A great, great American. Kelly is now the secretary of Homeland Security. "He has been a true star of my Administration", the President wrote . Elaine Duke, the Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security , will serve as acting Secretary of Homeland Security following Kelly's change of role.

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  • Senate sends new sanctions bill to President Trump
Senate sends new sanctions bill to President Trump

The White House signaled late Friday that President Donald Trump will sign into law a bill to strengthen sanctions against Russia , North Korea and Iran . In addition to Russian Federation, the bill levies sanctions on Iran and North Korea as well. Chuck Schumer, a Democratic senator, said a veto would also harm Trump's image amid ong...

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  • Trump names new Chief of Staff to replace Reince Priebus
Trump names new Chief of Staff to replace Reince Priebus

The last red flag came in the profanity-laden interview the newly appointed communications director Scaramucci gave to The New Yorker on Thursday. 'I'm not trying to build my own brand off the f***ing strength of the President. Priebus, before serving as chairman of the Republican National Committee for six years, was chairman of the Wiscon...

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  • John Kelly First Boston Boy Named As White House Chief of Staff
John Kelly First Boston Boy Named As White House Chief of Staff

An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Cleveland, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. He said he had tendered his resignation to the President on Thursday, the same day the newly-appointed White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci was quoted vowing to force the Chief of Staff out.

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  • Reince Priebus confirms he resigned
Reince Priebus confirms he resigned

Trump did not make clear his plans for filling the secretary of homeland security position. No formal announcement has been made about whether or not Priebus resigned or was sacked from the position, though Trump thanked him for "his service" in a tweet.

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  • Putin Derides 'Illegal' Sanctions Bill - But Says He's Waiting On Final Version
Putin Derides 'Illegal' Sanctions Bill - But Says He's Waiting On Final Version

An official at the USA embassy in Moscow, who declined to be named because they were not allowed to speak to the media, said there were around 1,100 United States diplomatic staff in Russian Federation. The Senate passed the bill, 98-2, two days after the House pushed the measure through by an overwhelming margin, 419-3. "The message coming fro...

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  • Trump snubs Sessions in MS-13 speech
Trump snubs Sessions in MS-13 speech

Big progress being made in ridding our country of MS-13 gang members and gang members in general. Speaking to The Associated Press Friday from El Salvador, Mr. When Sessions hosted the attorneys general of El Salvador, Honduras, and Guatemala back in April , a spokesman declined to say whether gunrunning was discussed during the session.

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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

John Kelly to succeed me, and I wish him God's blessings and great success", Priebus said. Trump had lost confidence in Priebus, privately questioning his competence after major legislative items failed to pass the U.S. Additionally, the President has been telling those close to him that he wants a "general" as his chief of staff. The bad bloo...

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  • Man Dies After Being Pulled From Water At Oak Street Beach
Man Dies After Being Pulled From Water At Oak Street Beach

In Portage, Indiana, five people were rescued Thursday evening when they couldn't get back to shore after swimming in rough waters along Lake Michigan. "People visiting the beaches should stay out of the water". Swimming bans have been put in effect at several Chicago beaches, including 57th Street, Fargo, Foster, Hartigan, Helen Doria, Howard, J...

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  • Indianapolis man accused of killing officer after car crash
Indianapolis man accused of killing officer after car crash

While police haven't released a potential motive for the incident, Traci Wagner , a longtime friend of Brown's, said the shooting was "out of character" for him . It nearly hit our auto if we didn't back up, ' Julian Dewbrew told WTHR . All the while, other motorists were pulling over to help in what they thought was just a auto crash scenario...

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