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by | June 24, 2017 | 04:25

First, the threat to sever communications is not a new new one. When the U.S. and allies first launched airstrikes against ISIS in 2014, the Obama administration made clear that the USA would not get dragged into the quagmire that is the wider Syrian civil war that has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives since 2011.

by | June 24, 2017 | 04:22

However, it turned out the former university president was asked by Choi Soon-sil to accept her daughter, and then ordered the school's admission team to admit Chung, violating the school's rules and procedures. "She committed too much wrongdoing to consider the actions were out of love as a mother who wants the best for her child". Choi, 61, is also being tried alongside Park over claims they forced top companies, including Samsung, to "donate" tens of millions to foundations Choi controlled.

by | June 24, 2017 | 04:24

Henry Dorkin, president of the Massachusetts Medical Society, said although his organization is still reviewing the Senate's so-called " Better Care Reconciliation Act ", it has serious concerns about its impact on patients, particularly those covered by the Medicaid program.

by | June 24, 2017 | 04:23

The U.S. -backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have killed over 300 militants with the Islamic State (IS) group and captured four neighborhoods in the Raqqa province over the past two weeks, the group said in a statement Wednesday. In order to avoid catastrophe, Congress should debate and vote on a new AUMF, and come to the appropriate conclusion that USA military involvement in Syria, particularly against the Syrian government and its allies, is not in the best interests of the American ...

by | June 24, 2017 | 04:19

A Handel ad portrayed Ossoff - who ran on a decidedly moderate message - as a San Francisco-style liberal aligned with " Nancy Pelosi and outsiders who just don't share our priorities". Pelosi said Democrats continue to fine-tune their economic message to voters, an effort led by Reps. In 2010, it was Pelosi and then-President Barack Obama.

by | June 24, 2017 | 04:14

Drug trade is largely the cause. President Trump on Thursday claimed Mexico is the second deadliest country in the world, behind only war-torn Syria, prompting an official rebuke from Mexico's government asserting Trump's statement was not true.

by | June 24, 2017 | 04:09

At least four people have been injured after an open-topped tourist bus hit a bridge in central Paris . Firefighters had to cut away part of the bus to extricate her. There were around 20 passengers on the bus, owned by tour company Car Rouges. In a statement, the Big Bus tour company says they "Pride themselves on the safety of our operation and will be carrying out an investigation into the incident".

by | June 24, 2017 | 04:03

After he fired Mr Comey in May, Mr Trump tweeted that the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director "better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" But after an inquiry from congressional investigators about the tapes, Trump tweeted yesterday, "I did not make, and do not have, any such recordings".

by | June 24, 2017 | 04:05

There are some good to great things about T.J. Leaf that I'm trying to focus tonight when there was so much optimism we would see the Indiana Pacers take at least one significant step toward rebuilding. "He adds versatility to our roster", coach Nate McMillan said. Leaf moved at a young age to California, where he's lived most of his life. He could be a teammate of Pacers' star Paul George, a four-time all-star.

by | June 24, 2017 | 04:06

Another official confirmed the test but did not give away further details on what kind of rocket component was being tested or whether it fit into the ICBM program. Accordingly, the Trump administration should reduce the military footprint in the Korean peninsula before North Korea possibly agrees to having a temporary freeze on their nuclear and missile tests .

by | June 24, 2017 | 04:02

Tensions between the USA and North Korea spiked once again last week when American student Otto Warmbier, who was serving a hard labour sentence in Pyongyang for allegedly stealing a propaganda sign, died shortly after returning home in a coma.

by | June 24, 2017 | 04:03

Ryan made it clear after his failed bid to oust Pelosi in the fall that he wasn't planning to challenge her again and was just supporting the effort. FILE - In this June 9, 2017 House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speakson Capitol Hill in Washington.

by | June 24, 2017 | 04:01

The RJD supremo said the opposition's candidate, Meira Kumar , was " bihar ki beti" (daughter of Bihar), and the daughter of former deputy prime minister Jagjivan Ram. Kovind will be staying at the 10 Akbar Road bungalow in the heart of Lutyens' Delhi for about a month till the Presidential election on July 17, according to sources.

by | June 24, 2017 | 04:01

Trump's legal team says the tweet was simply about a report that the president was under investigation for obstruction of justice - not a confirmation. The Trump team's style makes for a study in contrasts when compared to the seasoned group of prosecutors and criminal law experts working under Robert Mueller , the tight-lipped, respected ex-FBI director.

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:58

The so-called individual mandate — aimed at keeping insurance markets solvent by prompting younger, healthier people to buy policies — has always been one of the GOP's favorite targets. A majority of Americans, 51 percent, have a favorable view of the Affordable Care Act , the law's highest mark ever in the seven-year tracking poll; 41 percent said they had an unfavorable view.

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:55

So far in the investigation surrounding the shooting authorities have found that Hodgkinson acted alone and has no ties to any terrorist group. Slater confirmed prior reports that Hodgkinson had asked an unspecified witness before the shooting, "Is this the Republican or Democrat baseball team?" Investigators continue to review data on Hodgkinson's laptop and phone, adding more details to the days leading up to the shooting.

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:57

While filing his nomination papers, Kovind was accompanied by Prime Minister Narendra Modi , Bhartiya Janata Party's President Amit Shah and other veteran politicians. Kovind, if elected - as he is likely to - will be the second Dalit to occupy the highest constitutional office. I will strive to keep President's post above party politics .

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:53

Do not attempt to drive through flooded roadways - "Turn Around-Don't Drown". The weather service estimated 3 to 4 inches of rain had already fallen in Indiana County, with another 2.5 inches possible across the region. An isolated severe storm is possible with damaging winds and flooding the main concerns. Currently, there is a small risk of a tornado south of the Greater Cincinnati area.

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:52

The earliest suicide bombing took place in Quetta , the capital of Balochistan Province, where police tried to search a auto at a checkpoint and the driver detonated a cache of explosives. Officials said body parts of the suspected bomber, strewn across the site of the blast, were being collected along with other evidence for forensic examination.

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:44

The bombing also wounded at least 60 people, he said. Media reports earlier said that a vehicle bomb exploded outside a New Kabul Bank branch in the provincial capital of Lashkar Gah where people gathered to collect their salaries.

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:44

We will slap them in the face. It also said it would now track all coalition flights west of the Euphrates River while suspending its use of a military hotline for avoiding incidents in Syrian airspace - accusing the United States of failing to use the established communication hotline to warn Russian Federation about downing the plane.

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:43

The group gathered to demonstrate their position that CT lives are "on the line" as Senate Republicans launched their plan in Washington for peeling back former President Barack Obama's health care law. and to healthcare providers, such as rural hospitals, which would be faced with a great deal of uncompensated care". It also allows states to waive drug addiction treatment as an "essential benefit" insurers are required to provide under Obamacare.

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:35

Cynthia McKinney, who served several terms in Congress, most recently from 2005-2007, according to Rutgers University's Center for American Women and Politics . Pelosi is a prolific fundraiser for her party, and a savvy legislator with few rivals on Capitol Hill when it comes to cutting the deals necessary to keep government in motion.

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:31

If approved, the decision would put individual states in charge of managing the bears inside their borders. Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke called the recovery "one of America's great conservation successes". Officials said that conservation efforts for the bear, a more than fourfold increase in its population and state policies created to protect the bears show that the delisting is warranted.

by | June 24, 2017 | 03:31

The death of American university student Otto Warmbier this week, after his release from 17 months of imprisonment in Pyongyang, has further complicated Trump's approach to North Korea , his top national security challenge. North Korea's continued pursuit of nuclear weapons has drawn global criticism, notably sanctions by the United Nations Security Council. "What you're seeing, I think, is the American people's frustration with a regime that provokes and provokes and provokes, and plays ...