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People Obamacare: Senate must vote on health care again before other votes - Mulvaney
Author: 0 Obamacare: Senate must vote on health care again before other votes - Mulvaney

Jake Tapper asked Mulvaney on CNN's " State of the Union ". "I think what you're seeing.is the president simply reflecting the mood of the people", Mulvaney said. The House, which had already passed a GOP healthcare repeal bill known as the American Health Care Act (AHCA) is on its summer recess until after Labor Day in September, but the Senate has delayed its recess for at least two weeks.

People Gujarat floods: Blame game begins between BJP and Congress
Author: 0 Gujarat floods: Blame game begins between BJP and Congress

The Congress on Sunday produced their 44 MLAs before media, who were segregated at a private resort in Bengaluru on Friday. In the 182-member Gujarat Assembly, the strength of the Congress has gone down to 51 from 57, following the resignations of six MLAs.

People Russia to seize US properties in retaliation over sanctions
Author: 0 Russia to seize US properties in retaliation over sanctions

Russia's move against U.S. diplomats is delayed payback for an Obama administration decision in December to expel Russian envoys and seize their holiday compounds, a response to Moscow's interference in the presidential election campaign. Russia is also seizing two USA diplomatic properties, much like the US shut down two Russian diplomatic compounds under the Obama Administration. Commentators said then that Putin's unexpected move put Trump at a disadvantage, even as it sidelined the Obama ...

People Trump intends to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill: White House
Author: 0 Trump intends to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill: White House

The law now goes to President Donald Trump who had made an improvement in ties with Russian Federation a plank of his election campaign - a position that his critics said was inexplicable. Russia's Foreign Ministry on Friday ordered a reduction in the number of us diplomats in Russian Federation and said it was closing down a USA recreation retreat in response to fresh sanctions against Russian Federation.

People Trump to sign Russian Federation curbs Bill: White House
Author: 0 Trump to sign Russian Federation curbs Bill: White House

They come months after the Obama administration ordered the seizure of two Russian diplomatic compounds and expelled 35 Russian diplomats in response to alleged hacking of the US Democratic Party and Hillary Clinton's campaign. In late 2016, the Obama administration slapped a new batch of sanctions on Russia and expelled 35 Russian diplomats on the pretext of Moscow's alleged meddling in the U.S.

People Putin Derides 'Illegal' Sanctions Bill - But Says He's Waiting On Final Version
Author: 0 Putin Derides 'Illegal' Sanctions Bill - But Says He's Waiting On Final Version

The Foreign Ministry said that the U.S. had until September 1 to bring the total number of diplomatic and technical personnel in Russian Federation to 455, the same number as it said Russian Federation has in the U.S. Russian Federation will also close down the embassy's recreational retreat on the outskirts of Moscow as well as warehouse facilities. The proposed measures target Russia's energy sector as part of legislation that prevents President Donald Trump from easing sanctions on ...

Author: 0 White House: Trump to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill

The White House has given mixed messages about whether Trump will sign the legislation at a time when his presidential campaign is under investigation over possible collusion with Moscow . Russian Federation is likely to more actively work against USA interests on the worldwide stage. However, apparently assuming that relations between the two countries might improve once Mr Trump office, he held off from doing so.

People Attractive weather heading into early next week
Author: 0 Attractive weather heading into early next week

Lows: Upper 50s to mid-60s. A weak front from southern Canada may bring a pop-up shower storm to Vermont, New Hampshire and ME tomorrow . High temperatures were in the middle and upper 80s, but it still felt pretty good outside even with the heat.

People Putin slashing number of USA diplomats in Russian Federation by 755 people
Author: 0 Putin slashing number of USA diplomats in Russian Federation by 755 people

It was not immediately clear how many USA diplomats and other workers would be forced to leave the country. Russian President Vladimir Putin has repeatedly denied the conclusions of U.S. The Foreign Ministry said in a statement Friday evening that Minister Lavrov told Secretary Tillerson in a phone call earlier that day that Russia's decision was "triggered by a number of hostile steps" the USA has recently taken.

People Pakistan to elect new prime minister on Tuesday
Author: 0 Pakistan to elect new prime minister on Tuesday

The Supreme Court , having constituted a high-level investigative panel to probe the allegations, concluded on Friday that there was enough evidence to refer Sharif, his three children and Finance Minister Ishaq Dar to a corruption trial court.

People Israeli military court upholds guilty verdict in manslaughter case
Author: 0 Israeli military court upholds guilty verdict in manslaughter case

Azaria was found guilty of manslaughter in January for shooting Fatah al-Sharif as he lay on the ground in the West Bank city of Hebron in March 2016. "My opinion has not changed on the question of granting a pardon to Elor Azaria, as I expressed it after the [January] conviction". After his arrest for the Hebron shooting, Azaria was confined to his base for months and, on discharge from the military two weeks ago, was placed under house arrest.

People Qatar boycott: Arab FMs to meet in Bahrain
Author: 0 Qatar boycott: Arab FMs to meet in Bahrain

The announcement came on the same day that the foreign ministers of Saudi Arabia, the UAE , Egypt and Bahrain met in Manama to discuss their next steps in the crisis. They urged Doha to stop its support and funding of terrorism, and to desist in providing safe haven for outlaws and those convicted of terrorism, financing them, promoting hatred and incitement, and interfering in the internal affairs of regional countries.

People Reince Priebus: Trump 'wanted to go a different direction'
Author: 0 Reince Priebus: Trump 'wanted to go a different direction'

He's a great great American. President Donald Trump and his chief of staff Reince Priebus have parted ways. "He is a Great American". "John has also done a spectacular job at Homeland Security", Trump said in a series of tweets. Trump regards as part of "the swamp" he was elected to drain. The Department of Homeland Security includes agencies that protect the president, respond to disasters, enforce immigration laws, protect the nation's coastlines and secure air travel.

People Photo of Scaramucci, Priebus in Oval Office lights up social media
Author: 0 Photo of Scaramucci, Priebus in Oval Office lights up social media

Those who have departed include former deputy chief of staff Katie Walsh, former communications chief Mike Dubke, press secretary Sean Spicer and press aide Michael Short. The announcement of Priebus's departure came after three Republican senators defied White House pressure to vote against health care reforms, which experts predicted would have left millions more Americans without coverage.

People Filipino mayor killed during raid
Author: 0 Filipino mayor killed during raid

Sunday on Mindanao island, authorities said at a media briefing . At least five people, including Mr Parojinog's daughter, who serves as vice mayor of Ozamiz, were arrested during the raids. The ensuing firefight between officers and bodyguards killed more than a dozen people, including Parojinog and his wife. In November, Rolando Espinosa Sr., mayor of Albuera in the Leyte province in the Visayas region, was reportedly killed in his jail cell during a gunfight with police.

People USA conducts successful THAAD anti-missile system test
Author: 0 USA conducts successful THAAD anti-missile system test

The U.S. military conducts a test of its missile defense system amid tensions with North Korea . The THAAD weapon system, located at Pacific Spaceport Complex Alaska in Kodiak, detected, tracked and intercepted the target. The standoff between Pyongyang and Washington escalated earlier this week after Pyongyang test-launched a Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), firing it into the Sea of Japan.

People United States to cut 755 USA diplomatic staff in Russian Federation, says Putin
Author: 0 United States to cut 755 USA diplomatic staff in Russian Federation, says Putin

The European Union is remaining vigilant about the package of new USA sanctions on Russian Federation, amid fears the penalties could harm the bloc's energy security and impact European companies. The spokesperson declined to comment on the current number of U.S. diplomats and staff in Russia, but Russian wires cited "informed sources" saying hundreds of people would have to leave.

Author: 0 Chief minister of eastern India's Bihar state wins trust vote in assembly

The deft political manoeuvres by Janata Dal (United ) chief Kumar left the Opposition stunned as he joined hands with friend-turned-foe-turned-friend BJP . The Chief Minister said: "I tried my best". When mediapersons asked Paras about this, he said, "I took oath as a minister on the decision of the party and the direction of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar".

People 7-month-old boy found dead in hot vehicle
Author: 0 7-month-old boy found dead in hot vehicle

For the second time in two days, a child left alone in a hot auto has died in Phoenix, the city's Fire Department said Saturday. Witnesses reported seeing the baby in the auto. Both of the child's parents are cooperating with police; it's unknown if the father will face any charges. Police officials have yet to say which family member was responsible for forgetting the infant.

People John McCain Did Mitch McConnell a Big Favor Last Night
Author: 0 John McCain Did Mitch McConnell a Big Favor Last Night

Where the healthcare debate goes from here is anyone's guess, though with people in Congress blaming the President, the President blaming Congress, and everyone blaming Mitch McConnell , the repeal ship may have sailed after all these years of Republicans struggling under the crushing yoke of Obamacare.

People One dead, three injured in German nightclub shooting
Author: 0 One dead, three injured in German nightclub shooting

The nightclub is thought to have been hosting a student night at the time of the incident, which is believed to have lasted just minutes. The suspect also died following an exchange of fire with the police. The attack unfolded at the Grey club on Max-Stromeyer-Strasse. A spokesman added: 'There were casualties at the shooting. A failed Palestinian asylum seeker killed one person and injured six others at a supermarket on Friday.

People Hamburg supermarket attacker 'was known Islamist'
Author: 0 Hamburg supermarket attacker 'was known Islamist'

The German port city's interior minister Andy Grote said while could have been an Islamist motive for the attack, the suspect also suffered from "psychological instability". Police said they were still trying to determine his citizenship. The suspect is a 26-year-old who was born in the United Arab Emirates police said Friday evening.

People Pakistan's Former Prime Minister Nominates Successor, Interim
Author: 0 Pakistan's Former Prime Minister Nominates Successor, Interim

The rally came a day after Pakistan's Supreme Court removed Sharif from office after finding that he and his family concealed their assets. The courtroom was silent as Justice Ejaz Afzal read the judgment, and the opposition distributed candy in celebration following the verdict.

People Schumer: Can't Start a Health Care Fix without a
Author: 0 Schumer: Can't Start a Health Care Fix without a "Spark"

So you know, the president has also been making this argument that Republicans are going to be in trouble if they can't do this thing. "To my Republican friends, who repeatedly said that full repeal without replace would be a disaster, to my Republican friends who have opposed the deep and drastic cuts to Medicaid, I say to you, 'Don't be fooled by this ruse, '" he said.

People Prime Minister Narendra Modi to tour flood-hit Assam on August 1
Author: 0 Prime Minister Narendra Modi to tour flood-hit Assam on August 1

The Assam government has sought an interim assistance of Rs 2,939 crore from the central government to deal with destruction caused by floods as an inter-ministerial team arrived in the state on Tuesday. Over 100 people have lost their lives and more than 25,000 people have been evacuated. Modi has already announced an ex gratia of Rs 2 lakh to the next of kin of the deceased in the floods that ravaged the state and Rs 50,000 to the critically injured.

People Trump blasts Senate rules, threatens to end subsidies to health insurance companies
Author: 0 Trump blasts Senate rules, threatens to end subsidies to health insurance companies

President Donald Trump's priority to repeal and replace Obamacare was thwarted after senators voted down early Friday morning, after hours of debate on the floor, a GOP health care bill . No matter what you think about Republicans or Democrats , the facts were clear: Millions of Americans would lose health coverage if any of Obamacare was repealed, and around 220,000 would die by 2026 because of this.

People Shearer, Seaman & Ferdinand to turn out for Grenfell Tower match
Author: 0 Shearer, Seaman & Ferdinand to turn out for Grenfell Tower match

On Thursday, Barton had his 18-month betting ban reduced to 13 months on appeal but he revealed on Friday that he is barred from any competitive football, a term that includes charity games, meaning he can not participate. GAME4GRENFELL will take place on 2nd September at Loftus Road, where Barton spent four seasons as a Queens Park Rangers player between 2011-2015.

People Senate Rejects
Author: 0 Senate Rejects "Skinny" Repeal Of Obamacare

An angry Sen. Mitch McConnell rebuked Democrats and Republicans who voted against the GOP health care plan early Friday morning . Some Republicans were concerned that the House would simply pass the pared-down bill and send it to Trump. Democrat Chuck Schumer said his party was relieved that millions of people would retain their healthcare. Trump has not criticized Collins by name for her vote, but warned Tuesday at a rally in OH that "any senator who votes against repeal and replace is ...

People Senate Committee Subpoenas Former Trump Campaign Chair Paul Manafort
Author: 0 Senate Committee Subpoenas Former Trump Campaign Chair Paul Manafort

The top Republican and Democrat on the committee have said they want to question Manafort about a June 2016 meeting with a Russian lawyer . Grassley and Sen. Manafort "answered their questions fully", Maloni added. President Donald Trump has described the Russian Federation investigation as a witch hunt.