• Senate Votes To Begin Debate On Obamacare Repeal
Senate Votes To Begin Debate On Obamacare Repeal

The vote took place as senators waited for Sen. That bill is the product of the Armed Services Committee, which McCain leads and as such, he would pilot debate on the measure on the Senate floor. But while his vote was critical to the success of that motion - Tuesday's vote split the Senate 50-50, with Vice President Mike Pence breaking the tie i...

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  • 'The Queer Insurrection' Becomes The First LGBT Unit Fighting ISIS In Syria
'The Queer Insurrection' Becomes The First LGBT Unit Fighting ISIS In Syria

It continued: 'The images of gay men being thrown off roofs and stoned to death by Deash [ISIS] was something we could not idly watch'. It's a great story. His comments appear to add weight to the argument that the new unit's ranks are neither substantial nor deeply involved in the street-to-street battles in Raqqa, where the SDF has retaken mo...

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  • United States votes for new sanctions on Russia, Iran and N Korea
United States votes for new sanctions on Russia, Iran and N Korea

Manafort was one of three top Trump campaign aides who attended a meeting in NY a year ago with a group of Russian advocates. Trump could veto the bill , but would be at risk of a veto override. Efforts by the Trump Administration to weaken the ability of Congress to push back at the executive branch failed, and instead the revised legislati...

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  • Maduro encarcelará
Maduro encarcelará "uno por uno" a los magistrados de la oposición

La huelga forma parte de la llamada "hora cero", la escalada de la protesta puesta en marcha por la MUD después de la consulta popular no vinculante en la que, el domingo 16 de julio, el 98 por ciento de los más de 7,5 millones de ciudadanos que votaron se pronunciaron contra la Asamblea Constituyente.

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  • Netanyahu says he wants to expel Al-Jazeera from Israel
Netanyahu says he wants to expel Al-Jazeera from Israel

He insinuated that he would work to do so even if current Israeli law prevents him out of "legal interpretation". "I've several times appealed to law enforcement agencies demanding to close Al-Jazeera's office in Jerusalem ". Israeli authorities closed the Al-Aqsa Mosque that is venerated by Muslims and Jews - who call the site Temple Mount - ...

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  • Ebonyi governor: Buhari's recovery is a miracle
Ebonyi governor: Buhari's recovery is a miracle

Those who arrived in London on Wednesday include the governors of Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari; Ebonyi State, David Umahi; Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi , and Akwa Ibom State, Udom Emmanuel . We know he will soon return home as soon as his doctors certify him to do so. "Nigerians should continue to pray for the President", Umahi said. "It is bet...

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  • BBCI: Israel to remove Jerusalem metal detectors
BBCI: Israel to remove Jerusalem metal detectors

Mr Greenblatt met prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu along with U.S. envoy to Israel David Friedman, an Israeli official said. The Jerusalem landmark is the holiest site in Judaism and Jews call it the Temple Mount, or home of biblical Temples destroyed two millennia ago.

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  • Doctors can now sign up to participate in Pennsylvania's medical marijuana program
Doctors can now sign up to participate in Pennsylvania's medical marijuana program

After registering on the site launched today , doctors will need to complete a four-hour training course before receiving final approval to certify patients to receive medical marijuana. State officials hope to have it fully operational in 2018. Dispensaries are allowed to sell equipment, such as vaping devices for liquid forms, to administer me...

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  • Metal Detectors To Be Scrapped At Jerusalem Holy Site
Metal Detectors To Be Scrapped At Jerusalem Holy Site

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for calm, saying there was the risk of an explosion of violence. Earlier this week, Israel removed metal detectors there. "The police returned the security measures to how they were before the terrorist attack at the Haram al-Sharif, before July 14", police spokeswoman Luba Samri told Ag...

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  • Vikings Sign Everson Griffen to 4-Year Contract Extension
Vikings Sign Everson Griffen to 4-Year Contract Extension

While Brian Robison and Danielle Hunter provide support, Griffen is unquestionably Minnesota's best edge-rushing option as part of a highly talented defense. Consistency is not easy to find in the NFL. $34M is guaranteed money as reported in the following tweet by Ian Rapport. Three years ago, after Mike Zimmer was hired as coach, the Vikings...

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  • Facebook works with Harvard against hackers targeting USA elections
Facebook works with Harvard against hackers targeting USA elections

The social network's security chief also encouraged companies to be open to complying with law enforcement requests, as across-the-board rejection of such requests could lead to encryption-unfriendly legislation. "We have no empathy. Every single day we ask billions of people to walk these tightropes and when they fall of the tightrope we say, that...

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  • Photo captures 'beautiful display of love' in Franklin
Photo captures 'beautiful display of love' in Franklin

Kelley shared a photo of what he called "a attractive display of love" on Facebook , where it's been shared more than 275,000 times and liked 360,000 times. The Facebook post has been shared almost 250,000 times with 42,000 comments. He had draped a towel over his wife so the ice cream wouldn't drip on her clothes and was gently spoon-feeding he...

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  • Special session to address education funding begins in IL
Special session to address education funding begins in IL

However, Senate President John Cullerton says the Senate won't send the bill to the Republican governor until Monday. School districts across IL will soon expect their checks from Springfield so they can open for the new year. Bruce Rauner to resolve a funding fight that'll determine whether schools get state money before the start of the academi...

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  • Brokerages Set Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) Price Target at $132.13
Brokerages Set Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) Price Target at $132.13

Stocks of Wynn Resorts , (NASDAQ: WYNN ) declined 6.407% through out intraday market trading on early Wednesday, topping $130.075. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Telsey Advisory Group on Monday, October 31. Wynn Resorts , Limited ( Wynn Resorts ) is a developer, owner and operator of destination casino resorts that integrate accommodations ...

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  • San Francisco police officer is arrested and charged with possessing child porn
San Francisco police officer is arrested and charged with possessing child porn

A Waco man was arrested Tuesday by federal authorities on one felony count of possession of child pornography, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced Wednesday. Meanwhile, Enea's arrest suprised his East Bay neighbors, who said that he is married to a dispatcher and has two children. A brief Google search found several mentions of his name in ...

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  • Taliban attacks army camp, kills 40 Afghan soldiers
Taliban attacks army camp, kills 40 Afghan soldiers

Kandahar is considered the spiritual heartland of the Taliban. The resurgent Taliban have been ramping up their campaign against beleaguered government forces, underscoring rising insecurity in the war-torn country throughout the warmer weather fighting season.

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  • Capito votes for Senate to debate health overhaul
Capito votes for Senate to debate health overhaul

As you've probably seen by now, the vote to proceed with debate on the mysterious BCRA healthcare bill was a 50-50 tie today, and went forward with the approval of Mike Pence's tiebreaker vote. Forget reading the bill, we haven't even seen the bill. "I'm going to try to make it as good as I can for the people I represent. I hope we'll stop this par...

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  • 'Dancing with the Stars' wants Sean Spicer
'Dancing with the Stars' wants Sean Spicer

The outgoing press secretary spent the day in New York City in talks with major broadcasters about a new career in TV where he can share his insider knowledge of President Trump . Spicer handed Trump his resignation after Trump's decision to hire NY financier Anthony Scaramucci to take over the position of communications director in the White ...

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  • Victims Identified In Utah Plane Crash, FAA Launches Investigation
Victims Identified In Utah Plane Crash, FAA Launches Investigation

Read: Riverside Plane Crash Cause? Also killed in the crash was his wife, Diana Clarke, 46, of Taylor, Utah, and their friends Perry, 45, and Sarah Huffaker, 42, of West Haven, Utah, according to the Utah Department of Public Safety . Driver April Demetropolis was on her way to work when the plane crashed so close to her auto that she felt the ...

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  • Businessmen sue United Airlines over death of giant rabbit Simon
Businessmen sue United Airlines over death of giant rabbit Simon

The lawsuit comes after the owners of Simon, a giant continental rabbit, demanded an independent investigation into his death at a news conference in May. "They're frustrated with how United has handled this from the start", Mr Cook said. "We have received this complaint and are now reviewing it". Before flying to the USA, the lawsuit states that...

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