• France's Macron Sees No Legitimate Successor to Syria's Assad
France's Macron Sees No Legitimate Successor to Syria's Assad

BRUSSELS — British Prime Minister Theresa May promised Thursday that EU citizens will not be immediately kicked out of Britain when it leaves the union and says their fate will be a top priority in Brexit negotiations — prompting guarded praise from other EU leaders at a tense time for the continent.

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  • Ashford Hospitality Prime (AHP) Given Daily News Impact Rating of 0.35
Ashford Hospitality Prime (AHP) Given Daily News Impact Rating of 0.35

Envestnet Asset Mgmt Inc holds 21,631 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Ashford Hospitality Prime, Inc. now has a P/E ratio of 19.32 and the market cap of the company is 278.12M. KRV Capital LP acquired a new stake in shares of Ashford Hospitality Prime during the third quarter worth about $5,832,000. The ex-dividend date will be Wednesday the 29...

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  • Cruz, Cornyn Split On GOP Senate Healthcare Bill
Cruz, Cornyn Split On GOP Senate Healthcare Bill

It is simply not the answer. But Caroline Pearson, a senior vice president at the consulting firm Avalere Health, says the bill bases its tax credits on lower-quality insurance."If you're paying a similar percentage of income, you're getting a less generous product under this new plan", she says.

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  • Should the Democrats Replace Nancy Pelosi Just Because She's Extremely Unpopular?
Should the Democrats Replace Nancy Pelosi Just Because She's Extremely Unpopular?

Where do we want to go as a party? Many Democrats hope to harness that energy during the 2018 mid-terms, when the entire House will be up for re-election. "We showed the world that in places where no one thought it was even possible we could fight (that) we could fight", Ossoff told supporters. The Republican was expected to win, though the rac...

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  • Nancy Pelosi is Now Officially on Cher's Bad Side
Nancy Pelosi is Now Officially on Cher's Bad Side

In Georgia , Democrat Ossoff was a 30-year-old former congressional aide going up against a veteran pol in Handel, who was a former secretary of state and former chair of the Fulton County Board of Commissioners. On that point, Ryan agreed that the Democrats need to focus less on President Donald Trump and more on economic issues. The apparent...

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  • Rep. Tim Ryan: Time to Change the 'Toxic Democratic Brand'
Rep. Tim Ryan: Time to Change the 'Toxic Democratic Brand'

After she was re-elected Democratic leader, the Republican National Committee unfurled a banner that read "Hire Pelosi" outside its headquarters. Pelosi told fellow House Democrats in a letter Wednesday, "The House was in play before the Georgia race.

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  • Hope Dems Don't Force Pelosi Out, Would Be 'Very Bad' for GOP
Hope Dems Don't Force Pelosi Out, Would Be 'Very Bad' for GOP

Pelosi didn't give names when she referred to those who want her to step aside, but she called out those chose to go on television to criticize her, saying "have your fun". Ryan, Pelosi's opponent last fall, said that Pelosi's continued role as the GOP's favorite bogeyman makes it "a heck of a lot harder" for Democrats as they try to notch victorie...

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  • Congressman Tim Ryan questions Democrat leadership
Congressman Tim Ryan questions Democrat leadership

Vela said he believes if the party sticks with the Pelosi in the top slot, it will hurt the efforts in the kinds of districts they need to flip to win back control of the House in 2018. Front page of Silicon Valley's paper, The Mercury News of San Jose, "THE PELOSI PROBLEM: Some fault minority leader for losses", by Casey Tolan: "Some of the to...

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  • Four Republican senators spurn draft GOP health bill
Four Republican senators spurn draft GOP health bill

Obama weighed in on Facebook . His biggest concern involves dismantling the Medicaid expansion he enacted in Louisiana, which has given insurance coverage to 430,000 people. "And small tweaks over the course of the next couple weeks, under the guise of making these bills easier to stomach, can not change the fundamental meanness at the core of thi...

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  • Trump Denies Loyalty Pledge, Asked Voters To Pledge
Trump Denies Loyalty Pledge, Asked Voters To Pledge

Now Trump may try to get back at Comey for, as Kasowitz said Thursday, joining those seeking to undermine the administration "with selective and illegal leaks of classified information and privileged communications". But New York Times reporter Adam Liptak shared on Twitter an instance of a statement beginning with "I hope" being used by the ...

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  • Omar condemns lynching of police officer in Srinagar
Omar condemns lynching of police officer in Srinagar

When they confronted him, a brawl broke out and Ayub fired his gun, wounding three people before the crowd began attacking him, the witnesses said. "When people asked him to explain what he was doing there, he took out his pistol and fired at people, wounding three", a youth present outside the mosque told Anadolu Agency.

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  • Car bomb in southwest Pakistan kills at least 11, wounds 20
Car bomb in southwest Pakistan kills at least 11, wounds 20

The eyewitnesses said the blast occurred in a vehicle. Eyewitness said that the blast was so powerful that it could be heard at a distance and shattered glass windows of nearby buildings. At least 13 people including seven policemen have lost their lives while 14 others have sustained wounds in a powerful explosion outside Inspector General (IG) ...

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  • Blasts in Pakistani city of Parachinar kill 15 - government official
Blasts in Pakistani city of Parachinar kill 15 - government official

Sabir Hussain, the medical superintendent at Parachinar's main hospital, said it had received 13 bodies and 124 wounded. Army and paramilitary personnel have set up checkpoints on all routes leading to the town and visitors and vehicles go through extensive search and identification process.

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  • Democrats Search For Silver Lining After Narrowly Losing Georgia Election
Democrats Search For Silver Lining After Narrowly Losing Georgia Election

As expected, Republicans also won a special election in the fifth congressional district of SC held to fill the seat vacated by budget director Mick Mulvaney . The House Minority Leader is feeling the pressure from all sides after Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff in a special election in Georgia . Still, Owens said the election resul...

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  • China: over 100 missing after mountainside collapses
China: over 100 missing after mountainside collapses

The Chinese media reported that the landslide after the side of the mountain collapsed, blocking a two kilometre stretch of river. A Xinhua news report said a "part of a mountain" in the Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture of Aba had collapsed.

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  • President Trump sounds off after travel ban rejection
President Trump sounds off after travel ban rejection

On Monday morning, the lynchpin of Donald Trump's presidential agenda, his travel ban , suffered another ignominious defeat at the hands of the judicial branch. "Well, as predicted, the 9th Circuit did it again", Trump said via Twitter . The 4th Circuit found the policy unconstitutional on that basis. "EO2 [revised executive order] does...

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  • Iran says missile strike targeting ISIS was warning to US, Saudis
Iran says missile strike targeting ISIS was warning to US, Saudis

Syrian opposition activist Omar Abu Laila, who is based in Germany but closely follows events in his native Deir el-Zour, said two Iranian missiles fell near and inside Mayadin, an Islamic State stronghold. Lt. Col. Muhanad al-Tala, commander of Jaish Maghaweer al Thawra, one of the main US-backed military groups in east Syria , told Asharq Al...

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  • Cindy weakens to a depression
Cindy weakens to a depression

Given the abundant moisture across the region, rain may be heavy at times, and meteorologists can not rule out localized flooding. Now the remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy are expected to roll into the region this afternoon and evening with the greatest threat of heavy rain and potential flooding in areas that were ravaged by flood waters a year ...

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  • Trump Is Using FBI Investigation to Raise Money on Facebook
Trump Is Using FBI Investigation to Raise Money on Facebook

That's it. That's all that Jay Sekulow knows. Sekulow scrambled to respond to questions about the inaccuracy of Trump's tweet that seemed to corroborate a Post report he called inaccurate. While total silence won't work, a more measured public approach may be prudent, Dillon said. But the last time Comey assured Trump of that was Marc...

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  • Kenneth Juster to be US Ambassador to India
Kenneth Juster to be US Ambassador to India

The Indians will welcome him enthusiastically. "While the Post report also said India had endorsed the appointment, sources in New Delhi pushed back, saying the formal stage of "agreement", a diplomatic process in which the host country's assent is sought before announcing the nomination of the envoy, had not been reached yet".

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