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Global Media Trump appoints loyalist Scaramucci new communications director
Author: 0 Trump appoints loyalist Scaramucci new communications director

Scaramucci added , " President Trump has accomplished an incredible amount in a short period of time, and I am proud to join his Administration as he continues to deliver for the American people". Spicer had taken on the responsibilities associated with the job in the interim and strongly opposed Trump's decision to hire Scaramucci . Spicer formally tweeted word of his resignation after it had been reported by multiple media outlets , saying he intends to stay on at the White ...

Author: 0 People with disabilities will keep fighting for their health care

Republican senators say they are making progress on partially repealing and replacing Obamacare , but some lawmakers don't know which bill they will be voting on next week. TRUMP: Today Trump complained Republicans haven't done a very good job of selling their bill to the public. For seven years, Republicans have promised to gut the policy - which has extended health care coverage to millions of Americans - saying it is unaffordable and unsustainable.

Global Media Jared Kushner's family apologizes for name drop in pitch to Chinese investors
Author: 0 Jared Kushner's family apologizes for name drop in pitch to Chinese investors

Ms Trump and her husband, Jared Kushner , were central figures in the President's election campaign, and he insisted they take up federal jobs in the White House to allow them to continue to advise him. U.S. Immigration Fund noted that the post is several months old, and said it "was originally posted by a 3rd party immigration consultancy firm on its company WeChat and was reposted to USIF's WeChat by the company's Chinese social media consultant".

Author: 0 CBO: Out-of-pocket health costs would skyrocket under revised BCRA

This provision would throw the individual insurance market into chaos, insurers and health policy experts said. House Speaker Paul Ryan on Thursday slammed as " bogus " the Congressional Budget Office's latest estimate that 22 million more people would be left without insurance over the next decade under the Senate plan to repeal Obamacare outright without a replacement program.

Global Media Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE), Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)
Author: 0 Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE), Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP)

Lincoln National Corp's holdings in Union Pacific Corporation were worth $1,272,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 31st were issued a $0.605 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 26th. Union Pacific Corporation's payout ratio is now 46.18%.

Global Media 'You belong here' Germany tells Turks as row with Ankara rages
Author: 0 'You belong here' Germany tells Turks as row with Ankara rages

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yilidirm also dismissed comments by German authorities that he said were aimed at sowing doubt among investors, adding that Turkey was just as safe as Germany. In its statement, Germany's BGA exporters association added that "we must expect significant declines in exports if the measures under consideration are implemented" but that would not pose a major problem for German foreign trade as a whole.

Author: 0 USA policy could see 22m lose healthcare

If no replacement plan were in place three years after enactment, 27 million more people would be uninsured, with that number jumping to 32 million within 10 years after enactment, including 19 million people cut off from Medicaid . A Senate Republican aide told Bloomberg news that the bill didn't include the Cruz amendment because the CBO isn't scoring it yet. What's more , CBO says that under the new Republican plan three-quarters of the United States population would end up living ...

Author: 0 Report says Sessions talked about Trump campaign in Kislyak meeting

One unidentified US official told The Washington Post said that Sessions provided "misleading" statements that are "contradicted by other evidence", while a former official said Kislyak and Sessions engaged in "substantive" conversations about Trump's positions on Russian-related topics.

Global Media Baghdadi is still alive: US Defence Secretary
Author: 0 Baghdadi is still alive: US Defence Secretary

In June, the Observatory, a London-based opposition activist organization, disputed a Russian claim that it could have killed al-Baghdadi in an airstrike around the city of al-Raqqa in northern Syria on May 28. Abdel Rahman did not provide any additional details on exactly when or how al-Baghdadi was killed. The Russian claim, made in June, could not be confirmed by the USA at the time, with America's military leading worldwide efforts to defeat IS in Syria and Iraq.

Global Media Boots 'truly sorry' for response to morning-after pill price campaign
Author: 0 Boots 'truly sorry' for response to morning-after pill price campaign

Boots said women could access the morning after pill free of charge through the National Health Service (NHS), and that it was "extremely disappointed by the focus BPAS have taken". When asked if the reason for the higher price was due to the provision of consultations, Boots did not respond with a comment. "In addition the NHS EHC service where it is locally commissioned, is provided for free in over 1,700 of our pharmacies, and we continue to urge the NHS to extend this free service more ...

Author: 0 Palestinian Leader Calls on U.S. to Intervene in Situation Around Temple Mount

The attacker, 20-year-old Omar Alabed, was shot after stabbing three Israelis. Israeli police forcefully pushed worshipers back and then fired rubber bullets and stun grenades to disperse the worshipers and move them back, CNN reported. The White House said it was "very concerned" about the tensions and called on Israel and Jordan, the holy site's custodian, to work toward a solution.

Global Media Manafort, Trump Jr. in talks with Senate panel
Author: 0 Manafort, Trump Jr. in talks with Senate panel

Kislyak was overheard by US spy agencies while he was informing his bosses that he had indeed discussed campaign-related matters with Sessions. CNN's Gloria Borger spoke with a source close to Trump, who said that this is something that the president would find "stunning".

Global Media White House spokesman Spicer out in shake-up
Author: 0 White House spokesman Spicer out in shake-up

The White House said deputy press secretary Sarah Sanders will give an on-camera briefing on Friday afternoon. Trump reportedly asked Spicer to stay on as press secretary after he hired Scaramucci, but Spicer declined the offer. After months of denials, the White House was recently rocked by emails showing Donald Trump's eldest son and two top aides met with a Russian lawyer in the belief they would get dirt on the Republican billionaire's 2016 election rival, Hillary Clinton.

Author: 0 Pentagon blocks $50m Coalition Support Fund payment to Pakistan

The withholding of funds now shows a hardening of Trump administration's position on Pakistan , as has been forcefully advocated by experts and past and present officials, including a report earlier this year co-authored by Lisa Curtis, a member of Trump's national security team who was then an expert with the Heritage Foundation.

Global Media Congress MLA in Kerala charged with sexual harassment, stalking
Author: 0 Congress MLA in Kerala charged with sexual harassment, stalking

The decision to invoke Sections 376 and 354 (d) of the IPC was taken after the 51-year-old woman gave statements in this regard to the police on Thursday. Vincent had remained defiant and termed the allegations baseless. If the woman stands by her husband's statement, sections for sexual harassment and criminal intimidation too may be invoked against the MLA.

Global Media J&K cops beaten up by soldiers in civvies
Author: 0 J&K cops beaten up by soldiers in civvies

As per the reports, the Army men were travelling beyond cut off time for vehicles to pass. When asked whether an FIR had been registered in the incident, the police sources said the Army has ordered a probe into the incident. The incident came to fore after pictures of the policemen with severe injuries went viral on social media. The Army said it had "amicably" resolved the issue with the police arising over the incident and termed it as a "minor altercation".

Global Media No vigilante group has any place in the country: Centre tells SC
Author: 0 No vigilante group has any place in the country: Centre tells SC

Responding to Supreme Court's query in the cow vigilantism case, the central government on Friday told the Court that cow vigilantism is a state matter in which the centre has no role to play. "Government does not support any kind of vigilantism in this manner", Ranjit Kumar, Solicitor General, appearing for the Centre, told the court. The bench also comprises Justice g A M Khanwilkar and Justice M M Shantanagoudar.

Global Media Tornado tosses auto from driveway of western NY home
Author: 0 Tornado tosses auto from driveway of western NY home

The station reported vehicle windows being blown out from 90 miles per hour winds and downed trees across the area. The National Weather service issued a tornado warning, saying radar had indicated a twister could be forming. It traveled 4.2 miles and was about 300 yards wide. There were no injuries or fatalities. The powerful storms that spawned two tornadoes in the Southtowns Thursday, ripping through Hamburg, Orchard Park and Holland, also produced a third tornado: this one near ...

Global Media Philippine leader says he won't visit US, says 'it's lousy'
Author: 0 Philippine leader says he won't visit US, says 'it's lousy'

A handout photo made available by Philippine Army shows Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte (2-L) meeting government troops during a visit at a military camp in Marawi city, southern Philippines, 20 July 2017. "So what makes that guy think I'll go to America?" he told reporters, referring to McGovern. Meanwhile, the Embassy of the Philippines in Washington submitted a letter to McGovern echoing Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano's opening statement during the Philippines' ...

Global Media Congress grants Mindanao martial law extension until December
Author: 0 Congress grants Mindanao martial law extension until December

Members of Congress and Senate joins together for a joint special session on the extension of Martial Law in Mindanao at the House of Representatives on Saturday. A previously imposed 60-day martial rule was due to expire on Saturday. The Philippines government estimates only a few dozen militants remain in Marawi, but in his letter to Congress on Monday when he asked for the extension, Duterte said the militants' leadership remains "largely intact".

Global Media Jeremy Corbyn plans Scotland tour for Labour election push
Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn plans Scotland tour for Labour election push

These results are very similar to those just before the election, but contrast with Mrs May's 61 per cent to 23 per cent lead at the start of the campaign in April. Its report published yesterday shows that the Labour vote increased by 38 per cent across England and Wales but only managed a small increase of 1 per cent in Scotland.

Global Media Stenson a victim of burglary near Royal Birkdale
Author: 0 Stenson a victim of burglary near Royal Birkdale

The Swede said valuable personal items and all of his clothing were taken, but added that the Claret Jug, awarded to the victor of The Open , had already been returned to the R&A on Monday. "I don't know, I just know that I don't believe in a coincidence that it was just a normal burglary". "Obviously, I had a auto this week with The Open logo", he said.

Global Media State must pay almost $225000 in legal fees for Kim Davis case
Author: 0 State must pay almost $225000 in legal fees for Kim Davis case

Mat Staver, Davis' attorney, said in a phone interview on Friday that he disagreed with Bunning's decision, but he was happy that neither his client nor the county had to pay the lawyers' fees. Davis said that satisfied her concerns. While Ermold and Moore will not have to fork over hundreds of thousands of dollars, neither will Kim Davis , who is still the Rowan County clerk.

Global Media Afghan police killed in U.S. strike
Author: 0 Afghan police killed in U.S. strike

The governor of Afghanistan's northern Badakshan's Province also announced on July 22 that 11 policeman were killed and six wounded during a fight with Taliban insurgents. Hayat said an investigation was under way to determine who was responsible for hitting the outpost. The district, laying in north of provincial capital Lashkar Gah city, has been the scene of heavy clashes between security forces and Taliban since early Thursday after Taliban attacked security checkpoints with suicide ...

Global Media Hezbollah Launches Battle to Clear Nusra Terrorists from Arsal Outskirts
Author: 0 Hezbollah Launches Battle to Clear Nusra Terrorists from Arsal Outskirts

Earlier, Hezbollah heavily shelled the area. The new operation to clear radicals from areas around the town of Arsal and in al-Qalamoun was reported by al-Manar television owned by Hezbollah, reports Efe news. "The army is deployed to prevent the infiltration of militants into the town of Arsal". On Tuesday, Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri said the country's military is preparing a military operation to secure a lawless section of the border with Syria while Hezbollah leader Sheikh ...

Global Media United States lifts laptop ban on flights bound from Middle Eastern countries
Author: 0 United States lifts laptop ban on flights bound from Middle Eastern countries

NPR reports that all airlines that fly directly into the US from global locations are now charged with implementing a new set of security measures . Kelly said: "I am concerned that we are seeing renewed interest on the part of terrorist groups to go after the aviation sector-from bombing aircraft to attacking airports on the ground, as we saw in Brussels and Istanbul...." "They'd like to knock down a US airplane in flight on the way to the United States ", Kelly said Wednesday, ...

Global Media Watch Facebook Live video of man's wild drive on Clearwater Beach, Florida
Author: 0 Watch Facebook Live video of man's wild drive on Clearwater Beach, Florida

Meanwhile, officers had tracked down the suspect, driving a black Jeep Cherokee , in downtown Clearwater , where he refused to follow their commands. Police say that the first call came in at 4:26 p.m. about a possible drunk driver at US 19 and Gulf-to-Bay Boulevard; the initial caller was watching Stiles on a Facebook Live broadcast.

Global Media United States lawmakers balk at Duterte in White House
Author: 0 United States lawmakers balk at Duterte in White House

Duterte delivered his latest verbal attack on the United States after he was asked in a news conference Friday to react to a threat by a US congressman, Massachusetts Rep. Duterte vowed he will never visit "lousy" America in his remaining time as president, or even afterward. Amnesty International, one of the three rights groups that testified, said the Duterte administration's relentless pressure on the police to deliver results resulted in a "murder economy".

Global Media Navy Crew Apparently To Blame For Deadly Destroyer Collision
Author: 0 Navy Crew Apparently To Blame For Deadly Destroyer Collision

One told CNN that a "slew of things" went wrong, including not doing anything until the last second. Last month Reuters reported that an account of the incident by the Philippine cargo ship's captain said that the us warship had failed to respond to warning signals or take evasive action before the collision.

Global Media Syrian Rebel Groups Condemn Cuts To CIA Weapons Shipments
Author: 0 Syrian Rebel Groups Condemn Cuts To CIA Weapons Shipments

Earlier this week a US official said the decision was part of an effort by the Trump administration to improve relations with Russian Federation, which along with Iranian-supported groups has largely succeeded in preserving Assad's government in the six-year-long civil war.

Author: 0 White House to hold first on-camera briefing of July after Spicer exit

The decision comes after Trump chose to name Anthony Scaramucci to the job of communications director. "We go back a long, long way", Priebus said of Scaramucci. "I am grateful for Sean's work on behalf of my administration and the American people ", he said. "At some point we will make sure that that happens", he said.

Global Media Anthony Scaramucci Expected to Be Named WH Communications Director
Author: 0 Anthony Scaramucci Expected to Be Named WH Communications Director

His comments came moments after Spicer resigned . Mr Spicer's press briefings were a cable news hit, but he withdrew from camera in recent weeks. Spicer previously served as communications director and chief strategist for the Republican National Committee. Another source told NBC News earlier Friday that Scaramucci's arrival should be seen as a strengthening of the White House staff and not a demotion for Spicer .

Global Media Palestinian shot dead in attempted stabbing attack in West Bank
Author: 0 Palestinian shot dead in attempted stabbing attack in West Bank

No further details on the victims were given. MDA paramedics said another woman in her 60's was enroute to Shaare Zedek Hospital in Yerushalayim in moderate to serious condition, with stab wounds to her upper body. The attack on Thursday afternoon is the fourth attempted Palestinian attack against an Israeli target in the West Bank in the last two weeks. Meanwhile, Egypt has called for an immediate halt to the violence underway around a holy site in Jerusalem , and urged Israel to show ...

Global Media North Korea Preparing For Another Missile Test, Indicates US Intelligence
Author: 0 North Korea Preparing For Another Missile Test, Indicates US Intelligence

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson authorized a "geographical travel restriction" on all U.S. nationals' use "of a passport to travel in, through, or to North Korea ", State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said. In recent years, tour companies have reported that roughly 800 to 1,200 Americans have visited North Korea annually. Tillerson had been weighing a North Korea travel ban since late April, when American teacher Tony Kim was detained in Pyongyang , according to a ...

Global Media Adorable! New photo of Prince George released in honor of 4th birthday
Author: 0 Adorable! New photo of Prince George released in honor of 4th birthday

The photograph was taken at the end of last month at Kensington Palace by Chris Jackson, the royal photographer for Getty Images. "George has got a big tummy", William gushed about his son during the trip, according to Daily Mail . This year will be one of change for George, who will begin school in September at Thomas's Battersea School, a private school in Battersea, South London.

Author: 0 Obamacare repeal bill dealt yet another possibly fatal blow by Senate parliamentarian

Politically, the biggest blow for Republicans is the ruling that a provision prohibiting funds from being used to purchase insurance policies that cover abortion . A provision that would restrict the use of tax credits for abortions. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) that would allow insurers to sell plans that do not meet ObamaCare regulations.

Global Media Bill Lawrence Documents Emergency Plane Landing on East River
Author: 0 Bill Lawrence Documents Emergency Plane Landing on East River

Emergency responders first received reports of a downed plane just after 5:30pm. The company offers shuttle service in the area. Some passengers were taken off of a small plane that landed on the East River in NY on Friday. He was the creator of Scrubs, the hit medical sitcom that ran for nine seasons on NBC and ABC. Producer Bill Lawrence is unharmed following a harrowing incident on a seaplane flight over New York's East River on Friday afternoon.

Global Media Transcript Of Woman Killed By Minneapolis Police Made Public
Author: 0 Transcript Of Woman Killed By Minneapolis Police Made Public

Damond, 40, called 911 on July 15 to report a suspected sexual assault outside her home. A department spokesman said Harteau would not be available for an interview after Friday's announcement. Castile's death garnered worldwide attention after his girlfriend broadcast the shooting's aftermath on Facebook Live. In that time, we've done more, faster, to transform policing, public safety, and public trust than any other mayor, police chief, police department, or city in America, while putting ...

Global Media International Monetary Fund approves in principle 1.8-bln-dollar loan arrangement for Greece
Author: 0 International Monetary Fund approves in principle 1.8-bln-dollar loan arrangement for Greece

The IMF has been struggling with European creditors to ease debt relief for Greece. The arrangement will expire on August 31, 2018, shortly after the expiration of the European Stability Mechanism program, said the statement. The IMF ended two years of speculation about its willingness to lend, but reiterated that Greece needs debt relief from its creditors. Now, the unusual move to approve a loan with no immediate funds is a compromise response, but fund officials insist it is not bending ...

Global Media White House press secretary Sean Spicer resigns, reports New York Times
Author: 0 White House press secretary Sean Spicer resigns, reports New York Times

His resignation came in spite of Trump's request that he remain in this position, a White House official and top GOP advisers said . Wall Street financier Anthony Scaramucci is President Donald Trump's new communications director. Spicer had long sought the strategic communications job for himself and had been managing that role along with his press secretary duties for almost two months.

Global Media Hollywood Studios Cut Vladimir Putin From Two Upcoming Russia Thrillers
Author: 0 Hollywood Studios Cut Vladimir Putin From Two Upcoming Russia Thrillers

The private and undisclosed meeting leaves the president vulnerable to his Russian counterpart's characterization of their conversation, he said, and sows mistrust among the American public and US allies. "What do you think about President Trump saying to Vladimir Putin in the meeting, 'I don't know how to run a country, but you do, so please help, '" Kimmel's "Lie Witness News" team asked .

Global Media Clashes continue to erupt at Palestine holy site
Author: 0 Clashes continue to erupt at Palestine holy site

The Palestinian Red Crescent reported that 109 people were wounded in Bayt al-Muqaddas, of whom 38 were taken to hospital. Palestinian protesters clashed with Israeli police near the Mosque of al-Aqsa in Jerusalem's Old City , the site Jews call the Temple Mount.

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