• Vladimir Putin Says Russia Will Respond To 'Insolence' Of US Sanctions
Vladimir Putin Says Russia Will Respond To 'Insolence' Of US Sanctions

The new sanctions bill will now find its way to President Donald Trump's desk, who will be under pressure to sign it into law after weeks of intense negotiations. Russia's Foreign Ministry said the new sanctions law "confirms the extreme aggressiveness of the United States in its foreign affairs". Obama also ordered Russia's Foreign Ministry to ...

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  • JD Martinez Watch: Slugger Hits a Grand Slam Thursday
JD Martinez Watch: Slugger Hits a Grand Slam Thursday

With his first start of the year now slated for Thursday evening at Busch Stadium , Weaver will be taking the mound with a flawless 0.00 ERA under his belt. Louis Cardinals with a no-out, bases-loaded grand slam off pitcher Luke Weaver . It was Martinez's fourth career grand slam. Weaver, 23, will start Thursday night against Arizona, taking...

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  • Maxine Waters hits Trump over comments to police
Maxine Waters hits Trump over comments to police

The speech was part of a larger effort urging Congress to approve the hiring of 10,000 more officers for ICE, a federal agency that has responsibility for enforcing immigration laws and often deals with the suppression of transnational gangs.

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  • John McCain Got Epic Revenge on Donald Trump for Insulting Him
John McCain Got Epic Revenge on Donald Trump for Insulting Him

Additionally it would deny funding to Planned Parenthood, and suspend for three years a tax on medical device manufacturers. The US Senate early Friday failed to approve a Republican bill that would have repealed parts of Obamacare . The failure left Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell with no clear options moving forward. John Cornyn, the ...

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  • Three teens pulled from Lake Michigan off Ogden Dunes beach
Three teens pulled from Lake Michigan off Ogden Dunes beach

The names of the five teens who were rescued were not released. A group of good Samaritans heard their cries for help and pulled the teenagers from the water. The incident occurred near Ogden Dunes in Indiana. "Indiana Conservation Officers strongly encourage Lake Michigan swimmers to be aware of Lake Michigan's rapidly changing conditions and ...

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  • Nations agree to boost fight against IS in Southeast Asia
Nations agree to boost fight against IS in Southeast Asia

In particular, the sharing of intelligence is the essence of getting ahead of this problem . Senior law enforcement officials from the six countries attended the one-day meeting which ended with a five-point action plan, according to a statement released by Indonesia's Coordinating Political, Legal and Security Ministry.

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  • McCain gives bill thumbs down after Trump's last-ditch appeal
McCain gives bill thumbs down after Trump's last-ditch appeal

The setback leaves him without a major legislative win after more than six months in power, despite Republicans controlling the White House, Senate and House. "Republican Senate must get rid of 60 vote NOW!" 200 Bills sit in Senate. MCEVERS: What happens next on health care? Republican Senators Susan Collins from ME and Lisa Murkowski from ...

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  • Watch the Moment John McCain Killed Trumpcare
Watch the Moment John McCain Killed Trumpcare

Republicans have long denounced Obamacare as an intrusion by government on people's healthcare decisions. "I've told everybody this can not be the final product", said Sen. Older Americans pay the highest premiums for coverage in the individual market and are more likely than any other age group in that market to have a pre-existing condition...

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  • Watch the moment that McCain voted no on Obamacare repeal
Watch the moment that McCain voted no on Obamacare repeal

All Democrats were joined by GOP Sens. Susan Collins of Maine, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and the ailing John McCain . On Tuesday night, he also voted "yes" on a version of the BCRA . On Twitter, McCain said the repeal bill "fell short of our promise to repeal & replace Obamacare w/ meaningful reform". There are deep divisions within the House Re...

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  • Trump blasts lawmakers for voting down 'skinny' ObamaCare repeal
Trump blasts lawmakers for voting down 'skinny' ObamaCare repeal

The vote was 49-51. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer, though clearly pleased with the outcome of the vote early Friday morning, insisted it was "not a time for celebration, it's a time for relief". Sens. John McCain of Arizona, Lindsey Graham of SC and Ron Johnson of Wisconsin say they can't support the so-called " skinny repeal" takin...

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  • Trump advocates rough treatment of suspects, but many police departments reject call
Trump advocates rough treatment of suspects, but many police departments reject call

Trump, speaking close to where the violent street gang MS-13 has committed a number of murders, urged Congress to dedicate more funding to border enforcement and faster deportations. "When you see these thugs being thrown into the back of a paddywagon, you just see them thrown in, rough, I said, 'Please don't be too nice", Trump said.

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  • Kate Beckinsale Files Police Report After Run-In With Fan
Kate Beckinsale Files Police Report After Run-In With Fan

Her appearance was rescheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday, according to our news partners at The Tampa Bay Times . "Serendipity" star Kate Beckinsale is said to have had an alarming run-in with a serious stalker. He was booked at Hillsborough County Jail for stalking. Tampa Police department did not immediately responded to requests for comment. ...

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  • 1-year-old boy found dead in hot auto in south Phoenix
1-year-old boy found dead in hot auto in south Phoenix

Police say when he looked into the back seat, the father saw the child, unresponsive. Phoenix Police will conduct an investigation but believe it to be accidental. The vehicle was parked in a residential neighborhood near 44th Street and Greenway. Police also said the baby was unresponsive when the father reached the church, meaning the baby wa...

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  • Riots Erupt in Tel Aviv After Arab Man Shot Dead by Police
Riots Erupt in Tel Aviv After Arab Man Shot Dead by Police

The clashes broke out when officers tried to disperse demonstrators who were protesting the killing of 20-year-old Mahdi al-Saadi on Saturday at the hands of police gunfire, i24NEWS Arabic reported. Police began chasing after them، and eventually shot at them in an attempt to get them to stop، injuring two in the process. A relative of the man...

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  • US Senate Clears Russian Sanctions Bill, Sends To White House
US Senate Clears Russian Sanctions Bill, Sends To White House

No one knows exactly how many people work at the U.S. Embassy, but Russian parliamentary vice-speaker Sergei Zheleznyak claims the move will kick out 700 people. The ministry said that this was in response to the passing of a new bill on sanctions by the Senate late Thursday. "It also allows Congress to reject presidential efforts to waive or...

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  • Congress has tied Trump's hands on Russian sanctions
Congress has tied Trump's hands on Russian sanctions

President Donald Trump will sign a bill imposing sanctions against Russian Federation, the White House announced Friday night. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Friday that President Vladimir Putin approved the ministry statement as a response to the U.S."Of course, such measures are impossible without authorization by the president",...

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  • Russia sanctions bill gets heavy support, heads to Trump
Russia sanctions bill gets heavy support, heads to Trump

The new legislation will effectively tie the President's hands when it comes to lifting sanctions. Two days later, the U.S. Congress amped up the pressure, passing legislation that expands sanctions against Russian Federation and limits Trump's ability to remove those already in place.

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  • Trump gets a major bill, and it's Russian Federation sanctions
Trump gets a major bill, and it's Russian Federation sanctions

Signing the measure would dilute his power. "The Senate's overwhelming vote today sends an important message that America will not tolerate attacks on our democracy or national security interests, and that we will respond to such attacks with strength, resolve, common goal, and action", McCain said.

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  • Russian Federation boots USA diplomats in retaliation for new sanctions
Russian Federation boots USA diplomats in retaliation for new sanctions

Embassy. Moscow's latest move comes a day after the US Senate passed sweeping legislation slapping new sanctions on Russian Federation and limiting President Donald Trump's ability to remove them. It also imposes restrictions on anyone involved in Iran's ballistic missile program and those who do business with them. The bill also slaps Iran and N...

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  • Trump blasts Senate rules in Saturday morning tweets
Trump blasts Senate rules in Saturday morning tweets

He turned out to be the executioner. Schumer urged the Senate to return to "regular order" - a loose shorthand for following the Senate's standard legislative procedure, and which the Republicans' Obamacare repeal efforts have not followed - and said Democrats were prepared to work across the aisle on certain issues.

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