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by | August 05, 2017 | 07:40

The machines were then illegally sent to a power project and modified locally in Krim, as the Russians call it. Russia's Vice Minister for Energy Andrey Cherezov and another senior ministry official were placed on the EU's blacklist. The additions contribute to the existing blacklist of 150 people and 37 firms subject to asset freezes and a travel ban to European countries. Three companies, including Technopromexport, were also targeted by the new sanctions.

by | August 05, 2017 | 07:38

The Senate faces a backlog of executive and judicial nominations. Repeal-and-replace has been a guiding star for Republicans ever since President Barack Obama enacted the law in 2010. Now that the ruling Republicans in Washington , D.C. have tried and failed to repeal the health insurance reforms of the previous Democratic administration, Canadians are left to wonder what to expect next from a rudderless republic.

by | August 05, 2017 | 07:35

Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane put on 105 runs for the 4th wicket as India reached 238-3 at tea on day one of the second Test. Debutant left-arm spinner Malinda Pushpakumara picked up two wickets . Pujara will have an important role to play when Team India go overseas, especially in England, South Africa, Australia. The likes of Cheteshwar Pujara, Shikhar Dhawan , Ajinkya Rahane and the rest have used their feet well at the crease and that has blunted the threats posed by ...

by | August 05, 2017 | 07:32

Sen. Lindsey Graham of SC said the president's criticism of Sessions is "unseemly" and "a sign of great weakness on the part of President Trump". The Senate confirmed 65 Trump administration nominees on Thursday afternoon, marking a significant change in Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer's (D, N.Y.) previous efforts to stall the confirmation of several nominees.

by | August 05, 2017 | 07:25

Introducing what he called the most significant overhaul of immigration in half a century, Trump said the current system "has not been fair" to U.S. "Just because you have a Ph.D. doesn't mean you're necessarily more valuable to the US economy", Stuart Anderson, executive director of the National Foundation for American Policy, said .

by | August 05, 2017 | 07:25

The department has already published online th Answer Keys of Telangana State Teacher Eligibility Test ( TS TET) 2017 on its official website on July 25 and candidates were asked to raise objections if any till July 27 by 5 pm. The Final Key is already made available on the official web site, which is "tstet.cgg.gov.in". The TS TET examination results are not yet given by the board and are going to be released soon.

by | August 05, 2017 | 06:33

Al Shabab is the deadliest Islamic extremist group in Africa. The Attack follows after the Somali and United States government confirmed this week that senior Shabaab commander Ali Mohamed Hussein aka Ali Jabbal was killed in a coordinated operation which the Somalia government said was authorized by the Somali President.

by | August 05, 2017 | 06:22

Back Paul Casey each-way @ 30/1 (seven places, 1/5 the odds) - The Englishman recently turned 40 and surely a win is just around the corner after all his impressive play in 2017. Spieth won by three strokes and anyone who followed SportsLine scored big. Other past winners at Firestone include Phil Mickelson, Greg Norman, Tom Watson, Gary Player, and yes, Jack Nicklaus.

by | August 05, 2017 | 06:03

With the Federal Bureau of Investigation said to be investigating the hack, and Mandiant, the cybersecurity consulting division of FireEye Inc. hired by HBO to undertake forensic analysis, what we know so far may be the tip of the iceberg.

by | August 05, 2017 | 05:27

So far the big hack has resulted in the leaking of a Game of Thrones future episode script and full unaired episodes of Ballers and Room 104 . The leaks are reportedly connected to the recent HBO hack in which hackers stole around 1.5 TB of data.

by | August 05, 2017 | 05:11

This should come as no surprise though as we are nearing the peak of Atlantic hurricane season, which falls in the mid-August through mid-October timeframe. An invest is opened to study and track tropical systems. In his Weather Underground blog , meteorologist Jeff Masters said the system has the greatest chance of any storm this season of becoming a hurricane.

by | August 05, 2017 | 05:01

The Washington Post reported Monday night that Trump dictated his son's statement on Air Force One, claiming the get-together was to discuss the issue of U.S. REPORTER: The other thing I wanted to ask was, when the president made his speech to the police officers on Friday, nearly within minutes, statements came from police chiefs across the country criticizing his remarks that seemed to endorse the use of force by police in certain arrests.

by | August 05, 2017 | 04:59

China's Ministry of Defense said that India came out of the delusion of its strategy to take this issue long because no country should underestimate the confidence and ability of the Chinese army. Firstly, China has been more assertive over Doklam standoff than they had been in recent times. Border face-offs between Indian and Chinese troops occur on an nearly daily basis at different parts along the 4,057-kilometer (about 2,521 miles) Line of Actual Control between the two nations.

by | August 05, 2017 | 04:53

Taunton Juvenile Court Judge Lawrence Moniz allowed Michelle Carter to return home after sentencing her Thursday to a 15-month jail term plus five years' probation. She also wrote that Carter - who struggled with depression, bulimia and anorexia - was "ill-equipped" to help Roy , who also suffered from depression.

by | August 05, 2017 | 04:10

The Federal Protective Services, a division of the Department of Homeland Security that responds to terrorism and criminal acts against US government infrastructure, opened an investigation after responding to IRS building Friday morning, Homeland Security spokeswoman Lucy Martinez said, The Associated Press reported.

by | August 05, 2017 | 03:45

His aides signaled that they expect it to be a major part of the national debate heading into midterm elections next year. Numerous lawmakers criticized the recently unveiled bill that would cut in half the number of annually issued permanent residence cards, commonly known as " green cards ", by 2026.

by | August 05, 2017 | 03:26

Ventura Fire Department responded to the scene and got Rodriguez back to the ground using a ladder. "He had me hooked onto him for a while", he told fairgoers of the rescue, giving only the name of Roger. After that rescue, two people remained inside a box hanging from a crane stuck high above the fairgrounds for more than an hour as crews worked out a plan to get them down.

by | August 05, 2017 | 03:24

Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken are among 45 members of the United States Senate urging Secretary of Defense James Mattis to reject President Trump's tweets calling for a ban on transgender military personnel. "In fact, studies show that transgender people are more likely to enlist in the military than the general population - and it's estimated there are approximately 134,000 transgender veterans in the USA today".

by | August 05, 2017 | 03:08

The earliest possible exit date will fall around November 4, 2020 - one day after the next United States presidential elections. "President Trump's stance that climate change is not a serious threat, and his push to roll back cost-effective domestic actions to address the threats of climate change is reprehensible, putting at risk the health and well-being of current and future generations".

by | August 05, 2017 | 02:36

Zimmermann further added "They are not alone". Relatives inspect after an overnight suicide attack at a mosque in Herat, Afghanistan . The Associated Press had earlier cited Zabihullah Mujahid, a Taliban spokesman, as claiming responsibility for the attack.

by | August 05, 2017 | 01:55

China controls more than 80 percent of the imports into North Korea. That tweetstorm wasn't enough to convince the Chinese government, which responded with the editorial that ran in the state-owned China Daily . In its editorial, Xinhua said it was "definitely irrational" to blame China for North Korea's missile launch. It was planned a day after Mr Tillerson said the USA was not seeking regime change in North Korea and would be willing to talk to Pyongyang.

by | August 05, 2017 | 01:38

Trump's reluctance was on full display in an angry signing statement, in which he called the legislation "significantly flawed". The president continued his criticism on Thursday, stating on Twitter: "Our relationship with Russian Federation is at an all-time & very risky low".

by | August 05, 2017 | 01:30

A similar dispute in last year's Defense Department budget deliberations ended with the government ceding the argument to the states. "This is something they were never able to do". It will be rolled out to VA providers and Veterans across the country over the next year. Gary Capistrant, the ATA's Chief Policy Officer, said in a press release .

by | August 05, 2017 | 00:57

At least 7 million voters are registered to cast their ballots in the third elections since the 1994 Rwandan genocide. "Voters should respect voting time". But he has also faced mounting censure for what critics and rights groups say are widespread human rights abuses, a muzzling of independent media and suppression of political opposition.

by | August 05, 2017 | 00:00

The U.S. mission to the United Nations declined to comment. The 22-year-old died on June 19 , days after he returned to the U.S. The cause for the coma has remained in doubt - North Korean officials claiming he fell into the coma due to botulism and a sleeping pill.