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Donald Trump's senior adviser Jared Kushner meets Benjamin Netanyahu amid breakthrough hopes

President Trump has called on Kushner, who has little to no foreign policy experience , to head up his administration's efforts to establish what Trump has referred to as the "ultimate deal." US President Donald Trump on Wednesday spoke by te...

Karnataka waives crop loans of farmers from cooperatives

Karnataka's farm loan waiver , which will give much needed relief to an estimated 22 lakh farmers, did not however win the approval of SBI Research economists who said that the past farm loan waiver had resulted in worsening of repayments on future...

Ram Nath Kovind resigns as Bihar Governor

BJP chief Amit Shah said the party examined a long list of candidates before zeroing in on Kovind. "He understands the Indian Constitution, the Parliamentary system and most importantly, he understands the Indian politics ". We are not commenti...

Philippines halts workers' deployment to Qatar

Qatar says the claims are "unjustified" and "baseless". The Middle East's biggest airlines are suspending flights to Qatar as a major diplomatic crisis roils the region. Villar noted that Qatar is an oil-producing country with sufficient financial...

Saudi Arabia Foils Terror Attack on Key Offshore Oilfield

Aqababai said that the Saudis had fired on the fishermen, killing one of them. It said the boat was one of two Iranian boats fishing in the Gulf that had been pushed off course by waves. Iran, along with Russian Federation, supports Syrian President ...

Sean Spicer Is Reportedly Leaving The Briefing Room

Trump's spokespeople have also been meeting the press less frequently. "How do you know these are not positive changes that will delight the press?" "It's not even like we're covering a White House anymore, with Kellyanne Conway and Omarosa in the br...

Former UFC Fighter Tim Hague in ICU with Serious Brain Injury

A video on YouTube that purports to be of the fight shows Hague lying still on his back on the canvas after taking a punch to his head from Braidwood. Before news of Hauge's death early Sunday afternoon, Edmonton Combative Sports Commission Pat Reid ...

Trump acknowledges for first time he's under investigation

President Trump confirmed Friday that he is under investigation for firing FBI Director James Comey . WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is beginning his day with a stream of tweets defending his record and lashing out at the invest...

Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidante

Sean Spicer denied Ruddy spoke to the president about the topic, however former House Speker Newt Gingrich tweeted Monday Republicans might be "delusional" if they think special counsel would be fair. In his testimony, Rosenstein made it clear ...

UK's Hammond says economy should be priority in Brexit talks

An EU official close to the matter said the "softer Brexit" talk could be "productive" and help progress in the first months, where the British attitude to discussing the financial settlement "will be the first serious test of the negotiations".

Qatar says fighter jets deal shows deep US support

Kuwait's Emir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah has launched a mediation effort after Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt severed ties with Qatar, accusing it of sponsoring terrorism. Qatar on Thursday said that preparations for ...

Trump Appears to Confirm He Is Under Investigation

If Donald Trump fires Rod Rosenstein or prods him into recusing himself from the Russian Federation meddling investigation he oversees, the president risks creating chaos at the Justice Department while failing to stop the inquiry. Washington ...

Trump Weighing Firing Special Counsel Robert Mueller

Sam Nunberg, who worked for Trump's presidential campaign, said it "could seem to be a conflict" for Mueller to first interview with the president to be a possible replacement for fired FBI Director James Comey and then days later to be named as ...

White House denies Trump wants Mueller out, but heat's on

Rosenstein said, adding: "If there were good cause, I would consider. If there were not good cause, it wouldn't matter to me no matter what anybody says", explained Rosenstein. Rosenstein said "no, I have not", when asked by Sen. US President Don...

Oregon Won't Make Drivers Pick Gender for Licenses

Shupe plans to apply for a non-binary driver's license on July 3, alongside his wife. "It's exciting to see Oregon's Department of Motor Vehicles adopt this change ". Activists hope an "X" gender designation is on the way in other states, and even...

Turkish president slams USA charges for guards

Mr Erdogan's security personnel returned to Turkey with him so it is unclear if they will face arrest. Members of the security team face several felony and misdemeanor counts. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said he will fight U.S. arre...

Congressman: Ex-aide shows 'feistiness' after shooting

House Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise was shot in the hip. Mika is now Director of Government Relations for Tyson Foods . Matt Mika , a lobbyist for Tyson Foods and a former aide to Republican U.S. Mika was serving as a volunteer coach. Mi...

Iran urges Gulf peace mechanism, says Saudi Arabia backing militants

Seventeen people were killed and more than 40 injured last Wednesday when three gunmen stormed the parliament building in the centre of Tehran and two more the mausoleum of the Islamic Republic's founding father, ... Urging the U.S. administration ...

President Trump calls United Kingdom election results 'surprising'

This morning, two of May's closest advisers were forced to resign. Florence Faucher, a professor at the Center for European Studies at Sciences Po, told Sputnik that May might be replaced as a negotiator in the talks on United Kingdom withdrawal fr...

Puerto Rican voters support statehood in criticized referendum

Lopez Rivera's supporters, including "Hamilton" playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda and other celebrities, view him as a symbol of Puerto Rican nationalism and the campaign to end what they see as the colonial status of the USA territory, acquired by the U...

London Police Arrest Another Attack Suspect

British police on Tuesday named the third London Bridge attacker as an Italian national of Moroccan descent , and Italian officials said they had passed on their concerns about him to British intelligence officials past year. Police have arrested...

Russian Federation says US-led coalition colludes with ISIS in Syria

Its regional spokesman David Swanson said as many as 100,000 people "may stay trapped" inside during the assault. The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a coalition of Kurdish and Arab fighters, breached the outer city limits of Raqqa , seizing a 1...

'We are not ready to surrender,' Qatar's foreign minister says

On Monday, five Arab countries - Saudi Arabia , Egypt , the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and Yemen - cut ties with Qatar , accusing Doha of supporting terrorism. "There is no intention for us to seek anything but what we look at as economic...

Grand jury indicts woman in leaked secrets case

She follows 50 twitter accounts, among them Edward Snowden and Wikileaks. She is expecting to be released on bond Thursday. She entered a plea of not guilty to the charge of willful retention and transmission of national defense information.

315,0000-Year-Old Fossils From Morocco Could Be Earliest Recorded Homo Sapiens

Jean-Jacques Hublin of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Germany visited Jebel Irhoud several times in the 80s and 90s only to officially resume excavations in 2004. Many were collected during the 1960s but had been imprecis...

Sheridan Kmart on list to close

You can find the entire list HERE. According to the Kmart website, the store closure on Stockton Boulevard will leave only a handful of Kmarts operating in the extended Sacramento area, with single stores in Auburn, Placerville, Jackson, Grass Va...

Dems Aren't Happy Clinton Is Blaming Them For Her Loss

EDT on Wednesday, which simply read, "Despite the constant negative press covfefe ". Had he lost the election, you can bet that he would've been whining about his loss with much more vitriol than Clinton. For years, local Democratic groups have co...

Theresa May 'ready to curb human rights laws to fight extremism'

She replaced them with less restrictive T-pims. Suspects can also access the internet while at home, but only if they let authorities have the password they use to log on to a device. Evidence of Cabinet tensions emerged when Amber Rudd, the Home S...

Saudi shuts Al Jazeera channel in Qatar row - state media

State-run Qatar Airways also said that it has suspended all flights to Saudi Arabia with immediate effect. As India takes over 90 per cent of its natural gas import from Qatar . "I do not expect that this will have any significant impact, if any...

VA sec'y: New system of electronic health records underway

To date, VA and DoD have worked with limited efficiency in two separate EHR applications in an attempt to create a consistent and accurate view of individual medical record information. "The records will now be able to follow the veteran when they le...

Saudi, UAE pledge $100 mln to Ivanka Trump womens' fund

The House of Saud chafed under pressure from the Obama administration to respect human rights. It has nothing to do with country. Trump has also retreated from a campaign pledge to move the U.S. Indeed, Mr Trump and Mr Salman were in agreement on the...

Report of multiple casualties in incident on London Bridge

London Ambulance Service said multiple resources were attending the area. A white van was said to be traveling at about 50 miles per hour when it veered off the road and on to the sidewalk on the bridge late Saturday night and struck pedestrians,...

Dakota Valley student advances in national spelling bee

All the spellers she met have been "very nice and friendly", she said. He took the stage at the Scripps National Spelling Bee on Wednesday and passed his first test. The victor will get cash and prizes totaling more than $43,000. The first part o...

President Trump will announce his decision on the Paris Accord Thursday

It comes as Finland's Prime Minister Juha Sipila told parliament on Wednesday such a move would be a "big setback". (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this photo taken May 30, 2016, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. If the president decides to scr...

Former FBI Director James Comey to testify before Congress June 8

President Donald Trump abruptly fired Comey from his post early last month making the former FBI Director only the second top official to be ousted from office since the bureau's founding in 1908. It resumes next Tuesday. That date is now set for Ju...

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Turkish president slams USA charges for guards

Mr Erdogan's security personnel returned to Turkey with him so it is unclear if they will face arrest. Members of the security team face several felony and misdemeanor counts. Tur...

Congressman: Ex-aide shows 'feistiness' after shooting

House Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise was shot in the hip. Mika is now Director of Government Relations for Tyson Foods . Matt Mika , a lobbyist for Tyson Foods and a for...

Iran urges Gulf peace mechanism, says Saudi Arabia backing militants

Seventeen people were killed and more than 40 injured last Wednesday when three gunmen stormed the parliament building in the centre of Tehran and two more the mausoleum of the I...

President Trump calls United Kingdom election results 'surprising'

This morning, two of May's closest advisers were forced to resign. Florence Faucher, a professor at the Center for European Studies at Sciences Po, told Sputnik that May might be...

Puerto Rican voters support statehood in criticized referendum

Lopez Rivera's supporters, including "Hamilton" playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda and other celebrities, view him as a symbol of Puerto Rican nationalism and the campaign to end what t...

London Police Arrest Another Attack Suspect

British police on Tuesday named the third London Bridge attacker as an Italian national of Moroccan descent , and Italian officials said they had passed on their concerns about...

Russian Federation says US-led coalition colludes with ISIS in Syria

Its regional spokesman David Swanson said as many as 100,000 people "may stay trapped" inside during the assault. The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a coalition of Kurdish and A...

Grand jury indicts woman in leaked secrets case

She follows 50 twitter accounts, among them Edward Snowden and Wikileaks. She is expecting to be released on bond Thursday. She entered a plea of not guilty to the charge of ...

'We are not ready to surrender,' Qatar's foreign minister says

On Monday, five Arab countries - Saudi Arabia , Egypt , the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and Yemen - cut ties with Qatar , accusing Doha of supporting terrorism. "There i...

315,0000-Year-Old Fossils From Morocco Could Be Earliest Recorded Homo Sapiens

Jean-Jacques Hublin of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Germany visited Jebel Irhoud several times in the 80s and 90s only to officially resume excavatio...

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Sheridan Kmart on list to close

Sheridan Kmart on list to close

You can find the entire list HERE. According to the Kmart website, the store closure on Stockton Boulevard will leave only a handful of Kmarts operating in the extended Sacrame...

Theresa May 'ready to curb human rights laws to fight extremism'

She replaced them with less restrictive T-pims. Suspects can also access the internet while at home, but only if they let authorities have the password they use to log on to a de...

Dems Aren't Happy Clinton Is Blaming Them For Her Loss

EDT on Wednesday, which simply read, "Despite the constant negative press covfefe ". Had he lost the election, you can bet that he would've been whining about his loss with much ...

VA sec'y: New system of electronic health records underway

VA sec'y: New system of electronic health records underway

To date, VA and DoD have worked with limited efficiency in two separate EHR applications in an attempt to create a consistent and accurate view of individual medical record informa...

Saudi shuts Al Jazeera channel in Qatar row - state media

Saudi shuts Al Jazeera channel in Qatar row - state media

State-run Qatar Airways also said that it has suspended all flights to Saudi Arabia with immediate effect. As India takes over 90 per cent of its natural gas import from Qatar...