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Aug 02 2017

Venezuelan opposition leaders jailed as crisis escalates

Given all the risks, some doubt Trump would actually go forward with a broad sanction on Venezuelan oil. Liberal Democrat leader Sir Vince Cable and Tory MP Mark Prit...

Aug 02 2017

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan orders media to 'get out' of crucial meet

The bilateral talks between the district leaders of the CPM and the BJP-RSS held here on Tuesday chose to exhort their cadre not to escalate strife and tension.CPM distri...

Aug 02 2017

Why NOTA option, asks Ahmed Patel

Gujarat Assembly secretary D.M. Patel had said that the NOTA option will be printed on ballot papers to be used in the Rajya Sabha polls. The battle then is not for j...

Aug 02 2017

Diggy out Khuntia in as an AICC incharge of Telangana affairs

Earlier, following the Congress' inability to gather numbers to form the government in Goa, Singh was replaced as the in-charge general secretary. The senior party leader...

Aug 02 2017

'Trump joking when he told police to be rough'

President Donald Trump raised eyebrows Friday when he suggested cops get rough with suspects, but White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Monday t...

Aug 02 2017

WaPo: Trump Dictated Son's Convoluted Statement on Russia Meeting

But it says that decision was reversed as President Trump was flying home from the G20 summit in Germany on 8 July. The statement additionally noted that the subject of...

Aug 02 2017

Stephen Colbert channels Queen to bid farewell to Anthony Scaramucci

Let's hope Scaramucci's departure draws a line in the sand that we can agree we just won't cross. "Right now it just says Scar". Barely got to the White House. "The presi...

Aug 02 2017

Jacinda Ardern Takes Over New Zealand Opposition as Election Looms

This question was seen by some as anti-feminist. Please can every nob who asks that ask the same of Bill English?' TVNZ presenter Hilary Barry tweeted. Earlier this year,...

Aug 02 2017

Paul Ryan Is Getting Serious About Building the Wall

They clearly need more tools and more support to do their jobs effectively. "That's why we're going to get this done this week", he added, as "LET'S GET IT DONE" flashe...

Aug 02 2017

VP Pence: Trump Will Sign Russian Sanctions Bill Soon

It is seen as retaliation for new United States sanctions against Russian Federation, which were punishment for the annexation of Crimea and for interference in last year...

Aug 02 2017

White Sox's Davidson leaves game with bruised right wrist

White Sox third baseman Matt Davidson admits that when a team is losing on a regular basis, it is sometimes not easy to report to the ballpark. Roberto Osuna (3-2) ...

Aug 02 2017

Trump Justice Department Will Sue To Curtail Affirmative Action

The sharp turn in the department's civil rights division will focus on "intentional race-based discrimination", according to documents obtained by the Times . As a resul...

Aug 02 2017

Qatar Files Complaint With WTO Against Arab Bloc

Jeddah, Aug. 1 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa today arrived in Jeddah on a visit during which he will hold talks with Deputy Custodian of the Two Holy M...

Aug 02 2017

HMP The Mount: Second day of trouble at Hertfordshire prison

The incident came on the same day as a report warned the prison had lost experienced staff and last summer suffered problems including violence. Shortly before it decla...

Aug 02 2017

Saudi launches grand Red Sea tourism project

According to a statement from the Kingdom on Tuesday, the area billed for transformation will cover an estimated 34,000 square kilometres. "If you can't change restrict...

Aug 02 2017

Great Lakes Wolves Will Remain on Endangered Species List

The ruling upholds a 2014 federal judge's decision that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service was wrong to have taken the gray wolf off the list in 2011, citing its reboundi...

Aug 02 2017

Trump 'stopped son revealing details of Russian lawyer meeting'

Over the next few days, accounts of the meeting shifted, and Donald Trump Jr . eventually released emails showing he took the meeting because it carried the promise of...

Aug 02 2017

These Are 5 of the Unhealthiest Meals You Can Order

So it's served on a tray. But the worst offender of them all might be Chili's Smokehouse Combo, which asks diners to choose three meats from a list that includes ba...

Aug 02 2017

Magellan Midstream Partners LP

It has underperformed by 14.11% the S&P500. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and three have given a...

Aug 02 2017

White House chief of staff called Comey after firing to express outrage

Kelly was serving as Trump's homeland security secretary at the time Comey was sacked, and the two men reportedly had a professional relationship and a "deep mutual respe...