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by | July 22, 2017 | 04:22

You can see a full list here. The Senate is using a budget process called “reconciliation” that allows Republicans to pass a bill with only 50 votes (and the potential tie to be broken by Vice President Mike Pence). Democrats on the Budget Committee Friday released a summary of the parliamentarian's findings on a June 26 draft of McConnell's proposal to replace Obamacare.

by | July 22, 2017 | 03:53

According to NBC New York , the seaplane was forced to make an emergency landing on Friday evening, with a NYPD Harbor Unit boat picking up seven people including one pilot and six passengers. Lawrence also was co-creator of Cougar Town , starring Courtney Cox. Some passengers were taken off of a small plane that landed on the East River in NY on Friday.

by | July 22, 2017 | 03:24

The Damond family expressed compassion for Officer Mohamed Noor , who shot Justine, turning their focus to the future of policing in Minnesota, while honoring others killed by officers in the past. Community, city and government leaders have worked to combat such violence, with programs including a pilot project created to counter violent extremism by bolstering social services for Somali youth.

by | July 22, 2017 | 03:19

The toll to property is still being determined, but close to 90 structures have been confirmed destroyed. "That's certainly a lower number than we've seen in the last week or week and a half, so that's certainly welcome, but there is definitely still a lot of active fire on the landscape", said Kevin Skrepnek of the B.C.

by | July 22, 2017 | 03:08

The department sees the program as a way to strip suspects of the proceeds of their activities, to deter crime and to compensate crime victims. US Attorney General Sessions' new asset forfeiture directive will hurt drug cartel operations and aid local authorities combating illegal trafficking, the National Sheriffs' Association President Harold Eavenson said in a press release on Wednesday.

by | July 22, 2017 | 02:22

CNN political correspondent Dana Bash said Spicer told her he just wants to give the administration a "clean slate" as it revamps its communications strategy. Mr Scaramucci also addressed reporters at the White House. Spicer has been noticeably out of the spotlight in recent months, with his press briefing appearances becoming fewer and far between.

by | July 22, 2017 | 01:16

In his sit-down with the New York Times in the Oval Office on Wednesday, Trump dubiously asserted a prerogative to order an FBI director to end any investigation for any reason at any time . Asked if the president was being too harsh on Sessions, GOP conference Chairman John Thune of South Dakota offered: "Well, what "I" think is that the attorney general is doing a good job".

by | July 22, 2017 | 01:00

The June 17 accident occurred 56 nautical miles off the coast of Japan in the early hours of the morning. The initial findings are just the first stage in what is expected to be a lengthy inquiry. There are several investigations into the incident, including two internal Navy hearings and a probe by the United States Coast Guard. The defense officials said the findings were preliminary and are being reviewed by leaders of the Seventh Fleet, which commands the Western Pacific.

by | July 22, 2017 | 01:01

The White House has dismissed all allegations of collusion with the Russian government against Trump's opposition. The studio said "creative choices" led to Putin being excised from the film, although he played a "key role" in former Central Intelligence Agency officer and author Jason Matthews' novel from which the film is based.

by | July 22, 2017 | 00:37

The announcement comes after the United Arab Emirates welcomed Qatar's move to amend its counterterrorism laws as a "positive step" toward addressing some of the demands at the heart of a spat that has divided the Gulf for almost two months.

by | July 22, 2017 | 00:33

Combined with proposal for a Knesset vote to divide the site between Muslims and Jews, the visits have outraged the Palestinian public, which views encroachments on the holy site as symptomatic of the wider denial of their rights to historic Palestine as well as discrimination in housing , employment and social services by Israeli authorities.

by | July 22, 2017 | 00:11

Secretary of Defense James Mattis informed the Congress that he was unable to certify that Islamabad "has taken sufficient action against the Afghan Taliban". This is the second time when U.S. has taken such a move against Pakistan . While New Delhi has blamed Pakistan-based militants for a range of terror strikes in the state of Jammu & Kashmir, including the attack at army camp in Uri, Aghan President Ashraf Ghani held "Pakistan-supported Haqqani Network" responsible for the blast in ...

by | July 22, 2017 | 00:08

Chavarria, a mother of four, is now seeking asylum at the Iglesia De Dios Pentecostal Church on East Pearl Street in New Haven, because immigration officials can not arrest her on church property. "As a current exercise of discretion and after an exhaustive review of her case, the agency had allowed her to remain free from custody while finalizing her timely departure plans".

by | July 21, 2017 | 21:59

Simpson was acquitted in 1995 of the murders of his ex-wife and her friend in Los Angeles . Gregg reacted to the unanimous decision by the four Nevada parole board members to grant Simpson parole . Simpson's daughter Arnelle told the hearing that her father's incarceration had been hard on the family. Simpson could officially be released as soon as October 1.

by | July 21, 2017 | 21:57

Now we know that the main Russian contact at the meeting - lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya - represented Russia's FSB security service, the successor to the Soviet KGB, which the Obama administration sanctioned past year for allegedly hacking the USA presidential election.

by | July 21, 2017 | 21:57

Delia Velculescu, IMF mission chief for Greece , told reporters the sides had agreed not to set a deadline to "avoid setting expectations that, if unfulfilled, could create deep market disruptions". The Fund argues that the estimates of Athens and the eurozone on growth rates, primary surpluses and other parameters affecting the debt are optimistic and insists its own views are realistic, saying that Greece has historically been weak in implementing reforms and can not support high primary ...

by | July 21, 2017 | 21:05

Are SB 8 and the amendment constitutional under Roe v. Wade? Even more restrictive regulations on abortion are in process in Texas. "Dismemberment abortions are a gruesome and inhumane method of ending human life". In January, a federal judge blocked Texas from enforcing a similar fetal-burial rule that had been adopted a year ago by state health officials. " Senate Bill 8 protects the dignity and sanctity of life, along with the integrity of the medical profession", Paxton said in a ...

by | July 21, 2017 | 20:42

A minaret from an old mosque also was damaged. "There are not many old buildings left on Kos". The Greek coastguard said damage was reported to the port of Kos, which is near a tourist strip of cafes and bars. Rescuers were checking for people trapped inside houses after the quake struck in the middle of the night and were heading to outlying villages to check for damage.

by | July 21, 2017 | 20:43

Earlier this month, the Humane Society of Southeast Missouri temporarily closed its doors due to a possible distemper outbreak. The animals will come from shelters in Mississippi, Alabama, Texas and Oklahoma that all have high euthanasia rates.

by | July 21, 2017 | 20:06

It's going to be a tough week for him but he said "I've been through worse". "Give it hell, John", he wrote. He lost in a landslide to Democrat Obama . "I'll be back", the 80-year-old politician said. "The Senator and his family are reviewing further treatment options with his Mayo Clinic care team".

by | July 21, 2017 | 19:57

The number of the uninsured would increase by 19 million by 2020 and 22 million by 2026. The CBO also said that nongroup premiums would double by 2026 under a repeal of Obamacare, jumping 25 percent in the first year alone as healthier people dropped insurance because it would no longer be mandated.

by | July 21, 2017 | 19:34

According to the group, the report, using dozens of testimonies corroborated with satellite imagery, photographic and video evidence, documents 101 cases of incommunicado detention and torture between 2013 and 2017, at over 20 different sites.

by | July 21, 2017 | 19:29

He also has close family friends in the Naples area, so there's been talk he might move there. Simpson, gray-haired but looking trimmer than he has in recent years, walked briskly into the hearing room dressed in jeans, a light-blue prison-issue shirt and sneakers.

by | July 21, 2017 | 19:31

Parties to the OPEC-led effort to ease the glut of oil on the market through production declines will examine compliance next week, Kuwait's oil minister said. The implementation of supply curbs is faltering as Libya and Nigeria restore lost production. OPEC ministers meet Monday. West Texas Intermediate futures were at $46.43 a barrel at 12:13 p.m.

by | July 21, 2017 | 19:19

USA senators must reject any bill that would replace the Affordable Care Act unless such a measure "protects poor and vulnerable people, including immigrants, safeguards the unborn and supports conscience rights", said the chairman of the US bishops' domestic policy committee.