• Anthony Scaramucci listed as dead, embarrassing error in Harvard Law alum directory
Anthony Scaramucci listed as dead, embarrassing error in Harvard Law alum directory

Anthony Scaramucci is having a bad week. Scaramucci graduated from Harvard Law School in 1989 but never practiced as an attorney. Mr Scaramucci had been in the job just over a week. Scaramucci's education at the school was among brags he made as White House communications director . Scaramucci's exit followed mere days after former White ...

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  • Income Tax raids against Karnataka minister disrupt Rajya Sabha, Congress questions timing
Income Tax raids against Karnataka minister disrupt Rajya Sabha, Congress questions timing

Anyhow, the Congress party stated that the Gujarat Rajya Sabha candidate Ahmed Patel would win the elections. The Congress flew out its legislators alleging that they were being intimidated and also being offered Rs. "So the authorities, because they had to confront him with the recovery, they had gone to get him to his residence so that he cou...

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  • Tillerson: Relationship with Trump 'good' despite differences over Iran deal
Tillerson: Relationship with Trump 'good' despite differences over Iran deal

Meanwhile, Iran has strongly objected to the new sanctions imposed by the USA last week, claiming that the move is a violation of the nuclear pact. The U.S. The Trump administration certified Iran as being in compliance with the nuclear deal, even though the Republican president has called the agreement - negotiated by his Democrat predecessor Ba...

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  • Trump Holds Cabinet Meeting With Chief Of Staff
Trump Holds Cabinet Meeting With Chief Of Staff

He said China has a particular role to play, as it accounts for 90 per cent of trade with the Communist nation. Tehran received benefits "up front", including return of funds frozen in US banks and the easing of nuclear-related sanctions, depriving Washington of more leverage, he said.

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  • Top Democrat says Kelly good for WH and country
Top Democrat says Kelly good for WH and country

After Mr Kelly's appointment at the White House, the Department of Homeland Security said Elaine Duke , the current deputy secretary, would become acting secretary until Mr Trump appoints a permanent replacement to be confirmed by the Senate.

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  • GOP Lawmakers to Target Tax Reform Over August Recess
GOP Lawmakers to Target Tax Reform Over August Recess

But two of the three Senate Democrats missing from the letter, Sens. House and Senate Republicans and the White House last week released a vaguely worded joint statement that called for legislating tax bills under "regular order", and abandoned a House proposal for a controversial border adjustment tax, which had divided the party for months....

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  • Man Accused Of Wounding Ohio Deputy Arrested After Search
Man Accused Of Wounding Ohio Deputy Arrested After Search

The incident happened after 10 p.m. Monday in northwest OH, about 25 miles west of Toledo in the village of Lyons. The U.S. Marshals office also offered a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of Gilmore. Emergency crews flew Simon to a Toledo hospital with non-life threatening injuries. She is being held in CCNO for obstructing jus...

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  • Korea's ICBM Can Reach US Mainland - Time Running Out?
Korea's ICBM Can Reach US Mainland - Time Running Out?

In a statement to ABC News , Air France said North Korea's missile test zones "don't interfere in any way with Air France's flight paths", and that the flight was operated "without any reported incident". North Korea after decades of effort has a missile potentially capable of reaching the continental United States , but analysts say Pyongyang ...

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  • Jeremy Corbyn faces pressure to condemn Venezuelan tyrant after praising socialist leader
Jeremy Corbyn faces pressure to condemn Venezuelan tyrant after praising socialist leader

We do not know where he is or where they are taking him, ' she added. Lopez was sentenced in 2015 to almost 14 years in prison, but he was released to house arrest in July. The EU on Monday said it had "grave doubts" about recognising the vote, and on Tuesday it again urged the government in Caracas to end a four-month crackdown on protests that ...

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  • EC provides NOTA option to MLAs in Rajya Sabha elections, Opposition protests
EC provides NOTA option to MLAs in Rajya Sabha elections, Opposition protests

Resonating similar views, Congress leader Manish Tewari informed "We have requested EC to remove NOTA in the Rajya Sabha elections (indirect election)". "The judgement came several years before this government came to power". The Election Commission, pursuant to the judgment, has issued some notification under Article 324.

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  • Trump dictated son's statement on Russian Federation talks
Trump dictated son's statement on Russian Federation talks

President Donald Trump raised eyebrows Friday when he suggested cops get rough with suspects, but White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Monday that he shouldn't be taken literally. It was disclosed to the proper parties, which is how the New York Times found out about it to begin with. "The president wasn't involved in...

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  • Late Night Hosts Say Farewell To the Mooch!
Late Night Hosts Say Farewell To the Mooch!

He also tore into Steve Bannon , charging Trump's top strategist with seeking the media spotlight: "I'm not Steve Bannon , I'm not trying to suck my own c-k", and said he would fire the entire White House comms team if press leaks didn't stop.

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  • Trump dictated statement for son on Russian Federation meeting
Trump dictated statement for son on Russian Federation meeting

The claims were later shown to be misleading . The Post reports that "advisers to Trump and his family" are anxious that "any indication that Trump was seeking to hide information about contacts between his campaign and Russians nearly inevitably would draw additional scrutiny from Mueller".

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  • Racist Facebook group mistakes bus seats for burka-clad women
Racist Facebook group mistakes bus seats for burka-clad women

Not one. It didn't stop Fedrelandet viktigst , which has around 13,000 members, who all failed to see the obvious. You never know who is underneath. "Get them out of our country, those that look like collapsed umbrellas", reads another comment .

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  • Ardern: Baby question 'unacceptable'
Ardern: Baby question 'unacceptable'

Others echoed Barry's sentiment, saying male politicians weren't asked the same question. In an interview with New Zealand's The Project , she said she was "not predetermining any of that" and would take every day as it comes. Greens' co-leader James Shaw says she shouldn't have been asked the question. Meanwhile, an NZ poll asked if it was ...

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  • DOJ to use civil rights funding to fight against affirmative action
DOJ to use civil rights funding to fight against affirmative action

The move to address "reverse racism" - a term alleging the victimization of whites by historically oppressed nationalities - comes on the heels of other Justice Department policy changes relating to police reforms , LGBTQ rights and voting rights that have been panned as regressive by social rights campaigners and progressives in the U.S.

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  • Court keeps Great Lakes wolves on endangered species list
Court keeps Great Lakes wolves on endangered species list

More information on the court's decision can be found here. In 2013 the Service used this "orphan" legal status to then propose removing protections for gray wolves in the rest of the country, including California, Oregon and Washington, where small populations are still recovering, as well as the southern Rockies and Adirondacks, where there is su...

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  • US President Donald Trump will sign Russian Federation sanctions bill into law - Pence
US President Donald Trump will sign Russian Federation sanctions bill into law - Pence

In addition to ordering the drawdown of US personnel, Russian Federation has also quickened pulses in the West with previously planned military exercises on the edge of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation territory later this summer. "We will reject any claim at any time by any nation that undermines this enduring principle". As negotiations betwe...

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  • Democrats' 2018 strategy includes supporting candidates that oppose abortion
Democrats' 2018 strategy includes supporting candidates that oppose abortion

That is why I will be convening women leaders from across the country in the next week on how we can make sure our Democratic candidates and elected leaders are living up to these fundamental values. In a statement to Mic , a former Democratic National Committee official who spoke on the condition of anonymity suggested that, since the election, t...

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  • Saudi Arabia to launch Red Sea tourism resorts
Saudi Arabia to launch Red Sea tourism resorts

The project comes in accordance with the Saudi Vision 2030 national transformation project, which targets the diversification of the economy to include sources of income other than oil revenues. Construction will begin in the third quarter of 2019 with a first phase that includes expanding a domestic airport and developing luxury hotels and housi...

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