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by | July 24, 2017 | 02:26

Mueller has built a team of more than a dozen tough-as-nails investigators, including one expert in flipping mafia witnesses, a money laundering specialist who chased down a corrupt billionaire, and one of the country's most experienced Supreme Court litigators.

by | July 24, 2017 | 01:56

Humidity will reach highs in the 90s throughout the week, hitting peaks of 97 on Tuesday , Wednesday and Friday . Winds will start from the northwest at 6 miles per hour and increase by late afternoon to 15 miles per hour and will come from from the west.

by | July 24, 2017 | 01:56

With a slim majority of 52 in the Senate , the GOP can only afford to lose two senators, so the straightforward repeal bill was considered a non-starter. Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare crashed yesterday and many enrolled in the plan are wondering what the future holds for their health care.

by | July 24, 2017 | 01:40

While he and others are trying to sell this as a way to buy more time for developing a replacement plan-something Senate Republicans have failed to do for seven years-this plan would actually have a devastating impact on health care for millions of people right away.

by | July 24, 2017 | 01:07

She is not a drinker, partier, or smoker, according to the defense attorney. "It's a shock to her, it's a tragic situation". It's not clear exactly what the tip was or how they found out about it. Brooke Richardson , who goes by the name Skylar, was arraigned Friday afternoon. The newborn's remains were discovered last week in the backyard of her Carlisle , Ohio , home, reports the Dayton Daily News .

by | July 24, 2017 | 00:36

He will later depart for Kuwait - the main mediator in the Gulf crisis - and Qatar. Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani said late Friday that Qatar is prepared to talk with the four countries that are isolating it and reaffirmed Qatar's opposition to terrorism.

by | July 24, 2017 | 00:06

The wounded woman, 68, was hospitalised with stab wounds to her back, Israeli media said. Israel is willing to consider alternatives to controversial metal detectors it installed at a holy site in Jerusalem , a senior official says according to BBC news.

by | July 23, 2017 | 23:53

Woods, who is sidelined from tournament golf while he addresses a dependency on prescription medication, was five months past his 24th birthday when he won his third of the four majors, the 2000 United States Open . Little-known Haotong Li, at six under after a blazing Sunday 63, was outright third at six-under 274, with former champion Rory McIlroy (67) sharing fourth with Rafael Cabrera Bello (68) a further stroke behind.

by | July 23, 2017 | 23:53

Jordanian security forces deployed in the streets around the embassy, an AFP correspondent said. A heavier-than-usual Jordanian security presence was seen near the embassy Sunday evening. Israeli measures have included the installation of metal detectors at entrances to Al Aqsa Mosque/Al Haram Al Sharif, which Palestinians reject since they view the move as Israel asserting further control of it, Agence France-Presse reported.

by | July 23, 2017 | 23:45

Hamas said Abbas' announcement to sever relations with Israel "are meaningless without the lifting of the restrictions on Gaza, stopping security coordination (with Israel), and an end to reigning in the resistance to the occupation". "They should know that they will eventually lose, because we have been making it our solemn duty to keep up security on our side here and on theirs".

by | July 23, 2017 | 23:30

In a showdown, even giving three shots to Spieth, Kuchar should not be counted out. The chasing pack, of course, will take heart from the fact that Spieth blew a five-shot lead in the final round of last year's Masters, but the player himself believes he can use that disappointment to ensure this golden chance doesn't slip through his grasp as well.

by | July 23, 2017 | 23:32

Dhghan said Sayyad-3 high-altitude air-defense missile has been designed with a range of 120 km and a 27-km flight altitude against airborne threats at medium and long range. Those sanctioned had backed Iran's military or the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps by developing drones and military equipment, producing and maintaining boats, and procuring electronic components, it said.

by | July 23, 2017 | 23:32

The Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories, Major General Yoav Mordechai, was interviewed on Al-Jazeera this evening and said that Israel is "ready to examine security alternatives that will prevent the next terror attack", but only to the extent that those alternatives will ensure public safety.

by | July 23, 2017 | 23:24

Ward, a medical doctor who ran a primary campaign against McCain in the 2016 election , said in a Friday statement that 'the medical reality of his diagnosis is grim'. 'I'm dumbstruck by Kelli Ward's comments, ' Flake said. Arizona and the nation needs true patriotic Americans such as Ward to return our state and nation to proven governing principles and away from ideological wishful thinking.

by | July 23, 2017 | 23:21

Trump, his campaign and their associates to Russian Federation", the letter from Simpson's lawyer said . Glenn Simpson , a former reporter for the Wall Street Journal who founded Fusion GPS, received a subpoena to testify before Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, the Washington Times reported.

by | July 23, 2017 | 22:58

And to the specific question of Trump's supposed "complete power" to pardon anyone up to and including himself, Richard Painter, a former ethics lawyer in the George W. "In a political sphere, I would caution someone to think about pardoning themselves or family members", Paul said. In a joint statement, Senators Chuck Grassley and Dianne Feinstein also said they are negotiating with Mr.

by | July 23, 2017 | 22:39

They planned to arrive in Crookhaven, Co Cork, late on Sunday but their vessel capsized on Friday. They were airlifted to hospital by the Irish Coast Guard . A spokeswoman for the Ocean Rowing Society said the most important thing was that the rowers had been found. It is thought the boat capsized at about 5am and the rescue did not take place until 3pm, with the pair clinging to the boat in the Atlantic for up to eight hours.

by | July 23, 2017 | 22:27

Since taking office in January, Trump has been incensed by the amount of information leaking from the West Wing, revealing infighting, co-ordination problems and private conversations in the upper echelons of his team. Prior to becoming a Trump supporter, Scaramucci had backed Scott Walker and criticized Trump on several occasions. On CBS, Scaramucci said leakers were "going to get fired".

by | July 23, 2017 | 21:37

Trump Jnr, Kushner and former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who all attended the meeting, are being called before Senate committees next week to talk about the 2016 campaign. The White House push against the special counsel's probe and the attempts to put the focus on potential conflicts with Mueller's team may well be an effort to distract from snowballing federal and congressional investigations into possible election-year coordination between Trump's campaign and Russian ...

by | July 23, 2017 | 19:35

Police said that Florez fled the scene and later claimed to be a victim of the robbery, but was identified as the robber with the help of surveillance video , according to the Fresno Bee . As the pair appear to exchange words, Mr Jerri is seen in the background picking up a chair. Fresno police found Flores hiding out near a canal.

by | July 23, 2017 | 19:25

Israeli security forces violently clamped down on Friday's demonstrations, firing live ammunition, tear gas and rubber-coated bullets at crowds of Palestinians protesting against the new measures, which include the barring of Muslim men under the age of 50 from the holy site and the installation of metal detectors.

by | July 23, 2017 | 17:40

Meanwhile, Taliban offensive on Khan Abad district of the northern Kunduz province has been thwarted after airstrikes on their hideout left 13 fighters dead on Sunday morning. He said the attack was launched as a small security check post was located near the district center, forcing the security personnel to retreat. The kidnappings occurred after the insurgents and the Afghan troops clashed on a road connecting Uruzgan and Kandahar, in which the Taliban suffered "many casualties".

by | July 23, 2017 | 16:45

In his Saturday tweets, Trump also launched into criticism of the Russian Federation probe, asking why Sessions and Mueller weren't looking into Hillary Clinton's handling of classified information in emails while secretary of state and accusing her of having ties to Russian Federation.

by | July 23, 2017 | 16:24

Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner has also been swept up in controversies related to Kislyak, after it was reported earlier this year that he also failed to disclose a previous meeting with the ambassador and the CEO of a Russian Federation state-run bank.

by | July 23, 2017 | 16:10

Mauricio Pochettino insists he is "calm and quiet" about the lack of business Tottenham have done so far in the transfer window because of the belief he has in Spurs' young squad. Spurs fans, does he deserve another chance to impress? Such a lack of transfer activity has provoked fears that Spurs will fall further behind champions Chelsea and also be usurped by the likes of City, Liverpool , Arsenal , Manchester United and potentially even Everton , all of whom have lavished ...