• Russian Federation retaliates over USA sanctions
Russian Federation retaliates over USA sanctions

The Senate on Friday decisively approved a package of stiff financial sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea . The White House has not been clear about what the president will do. Still, signing a bill that penalizes Russia's election interference marks a significant shift for Trump. "It's bluster", one Democrat said. President Donald ...

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  • Gujarat Congress leaders leave for Bengaluru amid talks of horse-trading by BJP
Gujarat Congress leaders leave for Bengaluru amid talks of horse-trading by BJP

These resignations have put in question whether Congress can get its heavyweight Ahmed Patel elected to the Rajya Sabha. According to the TOI, if all 182 MLAs were to vote in the Rajya Sabha elections, any candidate getting 46 votes stands to win.

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  • Collins: It's time for bipartisan approach on health care
Collins: It's time for bipartisan approach on health care

And those are the exact opposite things that health policy experts believe would benefit the broader system, which is lower prices, eliminating unnecessary care and drugs, and coordinating better care. The major trade group, along with the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, came out against the idea of a bill that primarily repeals the ACA indiv...

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  • Russian Federation boots United States diplomats in retaliation for new sanctions
Russian Federation boots United States diplomats in retaliation for new sanctions

It adds that "the latest events confirm that certain circles in the United States are fixated on Russophobia and open confrontation with our country". The ministry said the United States had until September 1 to reduce its diplomatic staff in Russia to 455 people, the number of Russian diplomats left in the United States after Washington expell...

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  • Russian Federation retaliates to new sanctions by telling U.S. to cut diplomats
Russian Federation retaliates to new sanctions by telling U.S. to cut diplomats

And the new bill puts the President in a hard position as he will now have to decide whether to accept the measures or veto them and anger his own Republican Party. Weiss suggested that Trump's low approval ratings at home, his tendency to alienate North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies such as Germany and his inability to pass domestic legislat...

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  • On Trump's divisive speech to Boy Scouts
On Trump's divisive speech to Boy Scouts

This disgusting display was not only beneath the dignity of the office of the president, it was far beneath the dignity and mission of the Boy Scouts of America - to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.

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  • Rashan Charles death: Protesters throw fireworks at police
Rashan Charles death: Protesters throw fireworks at police

The CCTV footage of the incident went viral on social media and has heightened tensions locally in an area where police community relations have always been notoriously fraught. A man sat on one bin, which was pushed along by the vehicle, while another clambered on to its roof as it continued to drive. Scotland Yard said they chased the man into ...

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  • White House expects Russian Federation and Iran sanctions bill may undergo more changes
White House expects Russian Federation and Iran sanctions bill may undergo more changes

In addition, the US Embassy will not be allowed to use all storage facilities on Dorozhnaya Street in Moscow and country houses near in Serebryany Bor from August 1. However, Putin at that point took a magnanimous tone, saying they could stay and that he would await Trump's inauguration before taking further action.

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  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP Decreases Stake in Continental Resources, Inc. (CLR)
Dimensional Fund Advisors LP Decreases Stake in Continental Resources, Inc. (CLR)

Hodges Cap holds 0.07% of its portfolio in Continental Resources, Inc. Deprince Race And Zollo invested in 327,344 shares or 0.03% of the stock. The stock traded at a volume of 3.77 million shares. Hart John D sold 6,000 shares worth $273,000. (NYSE:CLR) shares were sold by Brown Glen A. However, Continental Resources' revenues have mostly misse...

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  • Is Israel planning to change the status quo at al-Aqsa Mosque?
Is Israel planning to change the status quo at al-Aqsa Mosque?

Four Palestinians have died in the past week and scores injured in violent clashes with Israeli security forces over the holy site. Arab foreign ministers yesterday denounced Israel's recent "illegal" violations in Jerusalem. Israeli authorities said the measures, including metal detectors, were needed because the July 14 attackers smuggled guns ...

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  • Hambantota Port Agreement To Be Signed Tomorrow PM
Hambantota Port Agreement To Be Signed Tomorrow PM

The CMPort will have a majority stake in the port. "We tried to drag them into a debate but they avoided it because they have nothing to say", Wickremasinghe told reporters. Wickremesinghe said the government had agreed with the Opposition to have a parliamentary debate on the Hambantota deal but the sittings were disrupted and the House was adjo...

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  • China Calls for Caution in Stakeholders' Response to North Korean ICBM Test
China Calls for Caution in Stakeholders' Response to North Korean ICBM Test

Analysts say that missile, named the "Hwasong 14", could be capable of reaching most of the U.S. state of Alaska or possibly Hawaii if fired in an attacking trajectory. Analysts said that missile could be capable of reaching most of Alaska or possibly Hawaii if fired in an attacking trajectory. Pyongyang's continuing development of nuclear weapon...

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  • Robert Mueller is broadening Russian Federation investigation to include Trump's business transactions
Robert Mueller is broadening Russian Federation investigation to include Trump's business transactions

According to the report, Mueller's probe includes apartment sales to Russians at Trump properties, a development deal with Russian associates, the Miss Universe pageant President Donald Trump held in Moscow in 2013 and the 2008 sale of a mansion in Florida to a Russian oligarch.

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  • Tragic ride accident results in concerns, inspections for Allentown Fair
Tragic ride accident results in concerns, inspections for Allentown Fair

Seven others were injured. "Our rides are inspected prior to operation and re-inspected daily", he said. "We have a ride here called the Fireball , but its nowhere near the same ride", said Sutton. The person operating the ride is also observed to ensure that he or she is operating the ride correctly. As a result of the incident , the Clear...

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  • Ousted Priebus praises Trump, refuses to comment on Scaramucci insults
Ousted Priebus praises Trump, refuses to comment on Scaramucci insults

By ordinary standards, Spicer and Priebus have been far too loyal to Trump for far too long - to their own detriment. Then this week, Politico published Scaramucci's financial disclosure form from his recent position at the Export-Import Bank, and Scaramucci believed Priebus was behind the " leak ", leading him to tweet: "In light of the le...

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  • Republican Senator Threatens to Impeach Trump if He Fires Special Counsel
Republican Senator Threatens to Impeach Trump if He Fires Special Counsel

Graham said Mueller can not be fired by the president or any new attorney general, but he added he will ask Mueller to also look into potential collusion with Ukraine by the Democrats and the actions of Fusion GPS . He continued, saying that he serves "at the pleasure of the President", but he definitely has the confidence of a man who believe...

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  • Neymar should stay at Barcelona, say Suarez and Iniesta
Neymar should stay at Barcelona, say Suarez and Iniesta

The Independent reports that the striker, " stormed out of a bad-tempered Barcelona training session on Friday morning training session on Friday morning, fuelling speculation he could be about to force through a world-record move to Paris Saint Germain ".

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  • Galle Test: Abhinav Mukund, Virat Kohli tighten the screws
Galle Test: Abhinav Mukund, Virat Kohli tighten the screws

Virat Kohli was unbeaten on 76 at stumps, having stroked five boundaries in the 114 deliveries he has faced so far. With two days left, India already have an edge over the hosts in the first Test. Abhinav, not falling into the trap of trying to match Kohli and instead playing at his own pace, chugged along as India tightened the screws, forcing th...

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  • Judiciary committee to pull Manafort subpoenas
Judiciary committee to pull Manafort subpoenas

Those plans have been scrapped in exchange for his meeting with Senate committee investigators, unnamed sources told Politico . Manafort retroactively registered as a foreign agent on June 27, 2016. Kushner was not under oath in either interview this week. This was particularly emphasized when investigations into potential Russian interference ...

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  • Diamondbacks Pitcher Robbie Ray Takes 108-MPH Line Drive To The Head
Diamondbacks Pitcher Robbie Ray Takes 108-MPH Line Drive To The Head

He has won five of his last six starts and improved to 7-1 in 12 starts at Busch Stadium this season. He gave up a single and double with two outs before striking out David Peralta to end his night. Louis Cardinals on Thursday, July 27, 2017, in St. Louis. Third baseman Daniel Descalso caught the ball after it bounced off Ray's head before it ...

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