• Reince Priebus Out, John Kelly In as Trump's Chief of Staff
Reince Priebus Out, John Kelly In as Trump's Chief of Staff

In his previous position as the secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Kelly made his stance on cannabis known to Americans back in April, when he spoke about threats to the United States at a forum at George Washington University.

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  • Hambantota Port Revised Agreement Signed
Hambantota Port Revised Agreement Signed

The CMPort will have a majority stake in the port. Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake, who is at odds with the government on the Central Bank bond scam, was also conspicuously absent. Warships could call at the port but only with the express permission of the SLPA and its security committee which will include the Defense Ministry and the Sri Lanka ...

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  • Trump sweeps GOP pros out of the White House
Trump sweeps GOP pros out of the White House

The 67-year-old Kelly is a retired Marine Corps general who held senior command positions in Iraq and served as the combatant commander of the United States Southern Command. Priebus says he and the president agreed it was best for him to step down. The Senate voted 88-11 to confirm Kelly as secretary of Homeland Security just hours after Trump's...

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  • Donald Trump to sign Russian sanctions deal
Donald Trump to sign Russian sanctions deal

The Kremlin said the number of US diplomats was being cut to 455, however, it wasn't immediately clear how many USA diplomats now serve in Russian Federation, thus it's not known how big of a reduction Putin actually ordered. He said President Vladimir Putin would decide if and how Moscow would retaliate once the sanctions became law. Dona...

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  • Russian Federation suspends USA embassy use of diplomatic properties in Moscow
Russian Federation suspends USA embassy use of diplomatic properties in Moscow

Russia's response, announced by the Foreign Ministry, came a day after the U.S. Senate voted to slap new sanctions on Russian Federation, putting President Donald Trump in a tough position by forcing him to take a hard line on Moscow or veto the legislation and anger his own Republican Party.

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  • Vladimir Putin : President says Russian Federation will respond to 'insolence' of USA sanctions
Vladimir Putin : President says Russian Federation will respond to 'insolence' of USA sanctions

It has, however, clarified that this replica was not clear and would depend on the final version of the project approved on Tuesday by the lower house of Congress, but which must be approved by the u.s. The Russian strongman slammed the intensifying probe into Russian meddling in the United States presidential election, saying it bore witness to "a...

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  • La hausse des contraventions — Radars automatiques
La hausse des contraventions — Radars automatiques

Particulièrement efficaces, les radars installés à proximité des chantiers ont également flashé 3,5 millions de fois en 2016 et 181 appareils supplémentaires ont été installés . C'est le cas notamment de radars situés dans le Cantal et l'Ardèche. Classement des trois radars fixes les plus efficaces de 2016. Il se déclenche un fois toutes les c...

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  • Randazzo aseguró que hace una campaña
Randazzo aseguró que hace una campaña "muy austera"

Sobre las próximas elecciones marcó que "Si fuese oportunista diría que no sirven para nada". Randazzo manifestó que el triunfo del actual presidente Mauricio Macri , de la gobernadora María Eugenia Vidal y de los intendentes que resultaron electos por Cambiemos en 2015, "más que méritos de Durán Barba, fueron méritos nuestros" porque " el...

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  • Ohio Star Fair reopening kiddie, other 'low-impact' rides after fatal accident
Ohio Star Fair reopening kiddie, other 'low-impact' rides after fatal accident

The Fire Ball ride will not be coming to the Queen City Ex following a fatal accident involving the same ride at the Ohio State Fair. In a release sent on Friday afternoon, the firm announced that they have retained the professional services of Introtech to investigate and reconstruct the tragic incident and determine how and why it happened.

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  • US Senate slaps new sanctions on Russian Federation with Putin vowing retaliation
US Senate slaps new sanctions on Russian Federation with Putin vowing retaliation

The US president's willingness to support the measure is a remarkable acknowledgement that he has yet to sell to his party on his hopes for forging a warmer relationship with Moscow. The measure would apply terrorism sanctions to the country's Revolutionary Guards and enforce an arms embargo. Trump's positions on Russian Federation are generally ...

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  • VIDÉO. Un gendarme évite de justesse une voiture à contresens sur l'autoroute
VIDÉO. Un gendarme évite de justesse une voiture à contresens sur l'autoroute

La gendarmerie du Puy-de-Dôme rappelle sur sa page Facebook comment il faut réagit si vous croisez un véhicule roulant à contresens. Dimanche 23 juillet, vers 6h15, les militaires de l'escadron départemental de sécurité routière du Puy-de-Dôme circulaient sur l'autoroute A75, près de Clermont-Ferrand.

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  • Russia Retaliates For Sanctions Approval, Hitting At US Diplomatic Corps
Russia Retaliates For Sanctions Approval, Hitting At US Diplomatic Corps

The Senate voted 98-2 to easily pass the bill and send it to President Donald Trump's desk. Moscow's retaliation, announced by the Foreign Ministry on Friday, had echoes of the Cold War. Russia also pledged to expel more diplomats if reciprocal action was taken against Russian diplomats posted in the U.S. But he never directly answered questi...

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  • Rift between House, Senate GOP rocks health care legislation
Rift between House, Senate GOP rocks health care legislation

And it remains that way, Lewis says, "because of everyone who mobilized, organized and made their voices heard". "If you look at competitive districts, swing districts, or districts where Republicans could face primary challenges, this is something that will be a potent electoral issue", Republican pollster Chris Wilson said of his party's heal...

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  • Need Pakistan's positive contribution to open roads in Kashmir: CM Mehbooba
Need Pakistan's positive contribution to open roads in Kashmir: CM Mehbooba

Furthermore, Mufti while backing the people of her state vehemently denied the idea of revoking the state's special status granted as per Article 370 of the Indian Constitution, and said the flag and the special status were a crucial element of preserving the Valley's culture and heritage.

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  • Priebus says Trump sought a different direction
Priebus says Trump sought a different direction

President Trump reportedly once summoned former White House chief of staff Reince Priebus to kill a fly in the Oval Office during a meeting, according to a Friday report . "We accomplished a lot together and I am proud of him". But Scaramucci, in a tweet Wednesday night, seemed to imply Priebus had leaked the form to make him look bad, or ...

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  • Trump Taps John Kelly As New White House Chief Of Staff
Trump Taps John Kelly As New White House Chief Of Staff

Kelly, 67, is a retired four star general of the Marine Corps and was tapped to lead the Department of Homeland Security on January 20. "He has been a true star of my Administration". It's worth noting, though, that unlike with those other officials, Kelly won't be crafting or setting public policy. She warned against his appointment, saying "no ...

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  • Trump names John Kelly new White House chief of staff
Trump names John Kelly new White House chief of staff

Back in November, Mr Trump appointed Mr Priebus - who had no governing experience in Washington - as his chief of staff, putting him at the power centre of the Trump administration . The announcement comes only a day after The New Yorker published an obscenity-filled interview with Trump's new communications director, Anthony Scaramucci.

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  • New US Anti-Russia Sanctions Would Have Consequences for EU - Finnish President
New US Anti-Russia Sanctions Would Have Consequences for EU - Finnish President

It also covers the measures needed to maintain the operation efficiency of the Russia Air Force, RT reported. "I do not think that this is an investigation, because investigation involves finding out the completeness of all the circumstances with study, with listening to various parties".

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  • Moscow limits U.S. diplomatic missions staff to 455
Moscow limits U.S. diplomatic missions staff to 455

Trump's communications director, Anthony Scaramucci, had suggested Thursday that Trump might veto the bill and "negotiate an even tougher deal against the Russians". Asked about a possible veto threat earlier in the week, Corker told reporters: "I don't think that's real". And in that case, Stent said, Putin will come under pressure to act from...

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  • Geplantes Fluggastdaten-Abkommen mit Kanada ist rechtswidrig
Geplantes Fluggastdaten-Abkommen mit Kanada ist rechtswidrig

Selbiges gilt für die bestehenden Abkommen zum Fluggastdatenaustausch mit den USA und Australien . Datenschützer sind seit langem der Auffassung, dass die EU bei der Speicherung, Nutzung und Verarbeitung sensibler Daten zu weit geht. Dazu gehören Informationen, die " die rassische oder ethnische Herkunft, politische Meinungen, religiöse oder philo...

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  • Gujarat Congress party huddles over alarming exodus of MLAs to BJP
Gujarat Congress party huddles over alarming exodus of MLAs to BJP

Stating that the party is keeping all options open, Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi warned the MLAs of serious consequences of the anti-defection law that can lead to disqualification from contesting elections up to six years. The only Muslim parliamentarian from Gujarat, Ahmed is considered a troubleshooter for Congress, and ensured that ...

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  • Putin signs law to keep Russian base in Syria
Putin signs law to keep Russian base in Syria

Moscow , Putin warned, can not "put up forever with this boorishness". The White House said it would comment on the sanctions bill when they get it and have a chance to review it. "We continue to support strong sanctions against those three countries", Sanders said on Thursday. "The President and the administration support sanctions against...

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  • Trump to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill: White House
Trump to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill: White House

The Ministry said that this was in response to the passing of a new bill on sanctions by the Senate late on Thursday. Russia's Foreign Ministry says Minister Sergei Lavrov has told Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in a phone call that Moscow was forced to respond to the new package of USA sanctions and that it is still willing to improve ties w...

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  • Boy Scouts Chief Apologies for Politicized Trump Speech
Boy Scouts Chief Apologies for Politicized Trump Speech

For years, people have called upon us to take a position on political issues, and we have steadfastly remained non-partisan and refused to comment on political matters. Randall Stephenson , president of the Boy Scouts and CEO of AT&T , echoed this sentiment in a phone call with the Associated Press. You know, the Boy Scouts , for all of their...

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  • President Putin: Russia and Finland to expand Arctic cooperation
President Putin: Russia and Finland to expand Arctic cooperation

The legislation all but dashes Trump's hopes for warmer ties with Moscow as his administration is dogged by congressional and special counsel investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. It would also put into place new sanctions supporters say will limit human trafficking, human rights abuses and corruption. But Putin stopped short of d...

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  • Russia Announces Measures to Respond to US Sanctions
Russia Announces Measures to Respond to US Sanctions

Russia had originally threatened the ouster of diplomats and seizure of property in December after the US ordered 35 Russian envoys out of the USA and seized two embassy compounds outside NY and Washington in protest of alleged Russian meddling in the election.

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  • Di Resta was 'scared, anxious and nervous'
Di Resta was 'scared, anxious and nervous'

The 31-year-old, who has been working as a consultant for Sky Sports F1, will be jumping from the frying pan into the fire, having never driven the team's new-spec FW40 when he heads straight out into qualifying this afternoon. "There was a bit of a miscommunication, so I didn't know that anyone was coming behind and we've now got a penalty for b...

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  • Lavrov says Moscow had to react to U.S. sanctions
Lavrov says Moscow had to react to U.S. sanctions

According to the bill , US President Donald Trump would be barred from easing the Russian Federation sanctions without first getting permission from Congress, a demand that could imperil his bid for better relations with Moscow . A US sanctions bill on Russia, Iran, and North Korea is a "malicious step", Russian President Vladimir Putin said on...

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  • Special Session Day 2 Ends With No Action
Special Session Day 2 Ends With No Action

He said he hoped that Rauner would sit down with Democrats to work out a compromise, but either way he'll send him the bill on Monday. Democrats have refused to send him the package even though it passed the legislature in the spring. Cullerton says he's been trying to meet with Rauner to discuss the issue. Rauner kicked off the special session...

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  • 'Feeling suffocated': Samajwadi Party leader Bukkal Nawab resigns
'Feeling suffocated': Samajwadi Party leader Bukkal Nawab resigns

Giving reasons behind his resignation, Yashwant Singh said that he was not happy with Akhilesh's recent statement on the current India-China tensions. "The BJP is becoming risky for democracy". Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath , bhis deputy Keshav Prasad Maurya and ministers in the Yogi government - Dinesh Sharma, Swatantra Dev Singh and Mohsin R...

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