by | July 21, 2017 | 13:15

The 60-year-old, who won the tournament when it was staged on the course in 1998 and is playing his 30th Open , sent his opening drive well wide of the fairway as play started promptly at 6:35 a.m. Four-time Major victor Rory McIlroy recovered from a disastrous front nine, during which he carded five bogeys in the first six holes, to fire four birdies on his return to the clubhouse and finish with a one-over 71.

by | July 21, 2017 | 12:56

Israeli security forces are on high alert ahead of Friday, when tens of thousands of Muslim worshippers typically descend on the walled compound in Jerusalem's Old City for prayers. Grand Mufti Muhammad Hussein said Palestinian Muslims should instead gather outside the gates of al-Aqsa Mosque for the weekly Friday prayers. "If you go to Hebron now, it's one of the most shocking forms of Israeli apartheid that you'll see", Cohen said .

by | July 21, 2017 | 12:55

For five consecutive days, Muslim rioters have engaged in violent clashes targeting Israeli security forces in Jerusalem's Old City near a main entrance to the Temple Mount. A wave of unrest that broke out in October 2015 has claimed the lives of at least 277 Palestinians, 42 Israelis, two Americans, two Jordanians, an Eritrean, a Sudanese and a Briton, according to an AFP toll.

by | July 21, 2017 | 12:54

Gujarat Congress leaders have suggested that they were Mr Vaghela's supporters, the same lawmakers who backed the leader's failed bid to be named his party's presumptive Chief Minister for the assembly elections. Speculations are rife that the veteran Congress leader may switch sides and join the BJP again. Patel said: "In view of his seniority, the party leadership kept quiet then".

by | July 21, 2017 | 12:37

And a number of those Democrats represent states Trump won in 2016. Independents, for their part, are most likely to say Trump won't be a factor in their vote, 62 percent; among the rest slightly more are in opposition than in support, 22 vs.

by | July 21, 2017 | 12:07

The previous change in the rate was a quarter-point hike in March a year ago. They had also said that an interest rate cut might be perceived as the Bank succumbing to political pressure to prioritise growth over inflation and change its mandate of price stability.

by | July 21, 2017 | 11:58

Its unpopular president is under investigation by a special counsel. How would the Post explain why Democrats have lost over 1,000 seats nationwide in the last seven years if only 26% of voters are Republican? They think the GOP's stymied policy plan gives them a chance to make the case that Republicans - in complete control of Washington - are incompetent, a potentially significant new line of attack for a party in desperate need of winning over conservative voters in red states and ...

by | July 21, 2017 | 11:17

He seized items that he claimed belonged to him from his career. In a verdict announcement that was televised and watched by an estimated 100 million viewers, Mr. The board has spoken - starting with October, O.J. Simpson is a free man! The decision came after a hearing that lasted about an hour where the former football star made his case for release, calling himself a "good guy".

by | July 21, 2017 | 11:13

Graham acknowledged the president's candidacy was rooted in a hardline approach to immigration but cast the debate as an existential question for the party that now controls the White House and both chambers of Congress . They must also undergo a background check, show proficiency in English, and pay a fee. -Must not have committed a felony or other serious crime and not pose a threat to the country.

by | July 21, 2017 | 10:39

Almost nine months later, Clinton is still less popular than Trump. Her daughter, Chelsea, has been actively criticizing Trump and his presidency on Twitter. "I could vote for a competent leader or I could vote for a jackass", he said of his choices. "I wouldn't go, even if I was thirsty", he said. Trump's approval rating stood at 41% in the new poll, and Clinton's stood at 39%, according to Bloomberg.

by | July 21, 2017 | 10:36

Comey testified that during a visit to the White House in February Trump asked all of his aides to leave the room before sitting the FBI director down for a private conversation in which he asked Comey to drop the Flynn investigation. Mueller's appointment also followed Attorney General Jeff Sessions' decision to back away from involvement in the investigation in March. Really bi-partisan support for his integrity.

by | July 21, 2017 | 10:33

The Kremlin believes it is "absolutely absurd" to describe an informal meeting at the G20 summit between US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin as secret or undisclosed, Russian news agencies reported on Thursday.

by | July 21, 2017 | 10:26

The provisions in the latest version of the Senate bill are much like the version scored at the end of June: It would end the individual and employer mandates, it would roll back the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid expansion and cut spending to that program by hundreds of millions of dollars, and roll back some taxes.

by | July 21, 2017 | 10:15

Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza said on Wednesday that back-channel talks with the Communists set to take place in Europe have been canceled. Among the "notable incidents" in the Philippines as cited by the report are the beheadings of two Canadian hostages by Abu Sayyaf terrorists in April and June; clashes with communist guerrillas in July; a jailbreak in August instigated by the Islamic State-affiliated Maute group (identified in the report as Dawlah Islamiyah Lanao ...

by | July 21, 2017 | 10:14

According to the Associated Press , Ryan will give an update on the tax code changes being worked on behind closed doors by Republican-led Congress and President Donald Trump's administration. on July 18. The Massachusetts chapter of the Service Employees International Union, which represents health care workers, organized the rally. "It's baffling.

by | July 21, 2017 | 10:11

Republicans now control both the House and the Senate. The GOP now has a 24-seat majority in the House and a two-seat majority in the Senate. The black activist and author asserted that the Democratic Party and former candidate Hillary Clinton wasted too much of the almost $1.8 billion spent in the race chasing white supporters of President Donald Trump instead of campaigning in largely black neighborhoods to try and shore up the voter base.

by | July 21, 2017 | 10:06

No." 3. Bolt is unlikely to match his best - the 2009 world record of 9.58 - and the 30-year-old said he would be happy with any sub-10 second time as he seeks to find the speed he knows he will need for the 100m final on August 5. "I'm feeling good, the season started off slow for me. I had a setback after my friend Germaine (Mason) passed away", Bolt said in reference to the Jamaica-born British high jumper who died in a motorcycle crash in Jamaica last April.

by | July 21, 2017 | 08:56

Axios reports that two sources familiar with the situation say that Trump will appoint the Republican donor to the post left vacant by Mike Dubke. Spicer is expected to stay on, though it's unclear how his responsibilities will fit alongside Scaramucci's.

by | July 21, 2017 | 08:48

In recent weeks, the president has repeatedly floated on Twitter that Congress should seek to repeal Obamacare with or without a replacement waiting in the wings. On Tuesday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer again urged Republicans to work with Democrats on passing a plan to stabilize insurance markets and lower costs.

by | July 21, 2017 | 08:39

The Nevada parole board said it's received hundreds of letters of support and opposition related to this case. It has to be unanimous. If the panel splits in its decision, more commissioners will be called in from Las Vegas to break the tie.

by | July 21, 2017 | 08:20

The US imposed restrictions in March on passengers carrying laptops and other large electronic gear in cabins on flights from 10 airports in eight countries in the Middle East and North Africa in response to unspecified security threats. Other airlines have been relieved of the restrictions in recent weeks . The Department of Homeland Security says more than 2000 global flights land in the United States daily.

by | July 21, 2017 | 08:10

Asked by Times reporters Michael Schmidt and Maggie Haberman about whether an investigation into Trump's finances would be a breach of a "red line", Trump said "I would say yeah". It's also not clear that Mueller's probe is restricted in any way, legally speaking. By being outside the White House, their dealings with the President will be protected under attorney-client privilege that is afforded any United States citizen, the sources explained.

by | July 21, 2017 | 08:01

A day later, Martinez got hit on the left hand by a pitch in his Diamondbacks debut and left with a bruise. At least there's no fracture that would sideline Martinez for a long time. Zack Cozart continues to increase his potential trade value as the All-Star shortstop homered for the second straight day to highlight a four-hit performance, improving to 7-for-10 with three RBIs and as many runs scored in the series.

by | July 21, 2017 | 07:29

Trump complained that Mr. Sessions's decision ultimately led to the appointment of a special counsel that should not have happened. "I did a great thing for the American people", he said . Still, Trump said he believes that had Sessions not recused himself, a special counsel to investigate the Russian Federation issue would not have been formed .

by | July 21, 2017 | 07:14

Sessions said it's an honor to serve as Attorney General: "We love this job, we love this department, and I plan to continue to do so as long as I think it's appropriate". Not only did Trump unironically say Mueller is running an office full of conflicts of interest, but he issued a veiled threat and warned investigators against looking into matters that move away from the Russian Federation investigation.