Global News

Global News The most notable firings and resignations in the Trump White House
Author: 0 The most notable firings and resignations in the Trump White House

Kelly had a reputation for being similarly frank with Central American leaders about their own shortcomings. Even under ideal conditions it is also the "toughest job in government", Mr Baker has told interviewers, explaining why most hold it for less than two years (Dick Cheney, a chief of staff to Gerald Ford, is said to blame the job's stresses for his first heart attack, aged 37).

Global News Mitch McConnell's final scam to pass Obamacare repeal begins at midnight
Author: 0 Mitch McConnell's final scam to pass Obamacare repeal begins at midnight

The truth is, we don't know what this means for the future of health care. Dick Durbin, the No. 2 Senate Democrat , praised Collins and Murkowski for taking a principled stand against the Republican move to open debate . Still, House Speaker Paul Ryan said yesterday that House leaders are "considering" extending their session so they can be prepared to act on whatever the Senate approves this week.

Global News Nobody will protect Tricolor in Kashmir if constitutional status changed: Mehbooba
Author: 0 Nobody will protect Tricolor in Kashmir if constitutional status changed: Mehbooba

The defence experts on Saturday were seen divided on Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti statement, dubbing the Separatists' arrest by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) as just an administrative measure. Without explicitly saying so, the Chief Minister conveyed her difference with BJP on three key issues - on holding dialogue with people in Kashmir, on arrests of separatists, and on Kashmir's special status.

Global News Italy plans military mission in Libyan waters
Author: 0 Italy plans military mission in Libyan waters

Libya's prime minister met in Rome with Gentiloni on Wednesday and asked Italy to send some naval ships. The mission represents "progress in Italy's contribution to building the capacity of Libyan authorities in curbing trafficking and securing its borders and national territory", Gentiloni said.

Author: 0 Reince Priebus Out, John Kelly In as Trump's Chief of Staff

White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus may have little left of his job but his title. He is a Great American. and a Great Leader. Priebus, who was replaced by Homeland Security head John Kelly, ended his tumultuous six-month run in the position.

Global News Foreign Agents Take Center Stage In Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing
Author: 0 Foreign Agents Take Center Stage In Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing

Michael Horowitz, inspector general at the Department of Justice, testified that Congress needs to put "some teeth into the statute", noting there are no penalties for failing to register as a foreign agent. "He wanted to answer every question that we had", Republican Representative Mike Conaway said. "And unlucky for my children, who are now going to community college", Caputo told the news outlet when asked about the Trump campaign covering the fees of some people, including Trump Jr.

Global News United Kingdom commissions European Union migration impact study
Author: 0 United Kingdom commissions European Union migration impact study

Mr Lewis was also at odds with environment secretary Michael Gove, who said last week the government would take a "pragmatic" approach to migration, including a transitional arrangement. We will ensure we continue to attract those who benefit us economically, socially and culturally, ' said Rudd. He said: A new immigration system will be in place by March 2019 when the free movement of people between the European Union and the United Kingdom ends.

Global News Graham, Booker writing bill to prevent Trump from firing special counsel
Author: 0 Graham, Booker writing bill to prevent Trump from firing special counsel

It was Rosenstein who appointed Mueller, to Trump's annoyance. Republican voters (37 percent) were the most likely to say Mueller's removal would be appropriate, although 29 percent also disagreed. Trump has previously stated that if Mueller investigated his family's finances, it would cross a "red line." I'm working on legislation that I want to introduce next week, with Republicans and some Democrats - I think you've got all the Democrats, I hope we get a good number of ...

Author: 0 Analysts See $0.74 EPS for Noble Midstream Partners LP (NBLX)

It has outperformed by 27.75% the S&P500. Avalon Llc reported 0.01% in Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM). After $0.41 actual earnings per share reported by DCP Midstream LP for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -53.66% negative EPS growth.

Author: 0 Neymar storms out of training after bust-up

NEYMAR appeared at a Nike event in Miami following his training ground bust-up which saw him storm out of Barcelona training. Footage taken during the Spanish side's training in the U.S. "He believes he can be the best player in the world at another big club". PSG are reportedly set to trigger his € 222 million release clause and sign the former Santos star to a massive contract that, sources say, would see Neymar earn about €30m a year after taxes and a signing bonus in excess of ...

Global News Reince Priebus out, John Kelly in as White House chief of staff
Author: 0 Reince Priebus out, John Kelly in as White House chief of staff

I think this is good for the President". Speaking to reporters on the tarmac at Joint Base Andrews outside Washington , Trump said: "Reince is a good man. "I'm doing great", Priebus said. Priebus' 189-day tenure as chief of staff is the shortest in modern presidential history, according to David Cohen, a University of Akron professor who studies the position.

Global News Titans add linebacker Erik Walden
Author: 0 Titans add linebacker Erik Walden

In a release announcing multiple personnel changes , the Titans did not give a reason for Tretola's release. Tretola was released from Washington Regional Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries. Tretola was drafted by the Titans in the sixth round in 2016. First, he was accused of assault in a civil lawsuit in which the alleged victim claimed Tajae Sharpe attacked him and Tretola was used as a lookout.

Global News Fearing Violence, Israel Bars Men Under 50 From Friday Temple Mount Prayers
Author: 0 Fearing Violence, Israel Bars Men Under 50 From Friday Temple Mount Prayers

Israel denied the allegations, insisting the measures were meant to prevent more attacks and pointed to similar measures at sensitive sites around the world. The Red Crescent said 50 people were injured. A tense standoff was underway between Israel and Muslim worshippers at a Jerusalem holy site Wednesday despite the removal of metal detectors, with concerns of major unrest later this week if a resolution is not found.

Global News Sports Neymar Storms Out of Barcelona Training in Anger Amid PSG Speculation
Author: 0 Sports Neymar Storms Out of Barcelona Training in Anger Amid PSG Speculation

He was held back by teammates, including Sergio Busquets . Training was halted because of the incident and Neymar is then seen taking off his training bib before storming off the pitch. "He is very happy to stay with us and to play for Chelsea". Le Parisien confirmed the news that was later reported by SPORT . Or perhaps there's absolutely nothing in it, and we all just need to stop paying so much attention to Instagram.

Global News Russian Federation says USA sanctions vote hits chance of better ties
Author: 0 Russian Federation says USA sanctions vote hits chance of better ties

The move comes after the U.S. Senate approved financial sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea . "This practice is unacceptable - it destroys internatioanl relations and global law", Putin said of sanctions . Congressmen voted 419-3 to pass the bill on Tuesday, with three Republicans - Justin Amash, Jimmy Duncan and Thomas Massie - voting against the bill .

Global News Trump cerca de lograr anulación del Obamacare
Author: 0 Trump cerca de lograr anulación del Obamacare

El Senado de Estados Unidos votó ayer a favor de comenzar el debate sobre cómo derogar y, eventualmente, sustituir la ley de salud implementada por el ex Presidente Barack Obama , conocida como " Obamacare ". Los cálculos preliminares de la Oficina Presupuestaria del Congreso concluyeron que con estas enmiendas habría 16 millones de personas menos con seguro en una década y que las pólizas aumentarían un 20 por ciento.

Global News National Anthem Protests Reason For Poor NFL Ratings
Author: 0 National Anthem Protests Reason For Poor NFL Ratings

Twenty-six percent of fans who watched fewer games a year ago said they did so because of national anthem protests, which were first done by former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick . The decline in viewership in 2016 came as a result of just 12 percent of fans watching less, ESPN reported. Kaepernick, who led the 49ers to a Super Bowl appearance in 2012, remains an unrestricted free agent as training camps kick off across the NFL .

Global News Paul Manafort gets subpoenaed by Senate committee
Author: 0 Paul Manafort gets subpoenaed by Senate committee

Earlier this month 16 Democrat members of the House judiciary committee wrote to the US Justice Department to ask if there was any interference in the pretrial deal with the Russian-owned company Prevezon Holdings, which is partnered with Leviev, a diamond and real estate mogul.

Author: 0 Trump unhappy with Priebus for not 'returning fire' at Scaramucci

Trump appointed Kelly, a retired Marine general, to secretary of Homeland Security on December 7, 2016 and he was confirmed on January, 20, 2017 the first day of Trump's administration. But Priebus had also been a steady hand inside a West Wing that often found itself off-balance. But he clashed with Scaramucci and had been under siege by Trump advisers inside and outside of the White House who complained that he was ineffectual.

Global News Priest convicted of raping boy will be living in Ware
Author: 0 Priest convicted of raping boy will be living in Ware

They also cited Shanley's health issues - which were redacted from the reports - and the fact that his last reported offense was in 1990. Shanley was at the center of the controversy in the early 2000s involving pedophile priests throughout the Boston archdiocese that was exposed by the Boston Globe Spotlight team.

Global News 46 injured as clashes erupt between Palestinians, Israeli police at Aqsa Mosque
Author: 0 46 injured as clashes erupt between Palestinians, Israeli police at Aqsa Mosque

He also noted that the time has come to carry out the resolutions the Arab League and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) have passed in support of al-Aqsa Mosque. At least 37 Palestinians were injured by rubber bullets and beatings, The Palestinian Red Crescent told The Associated Press. The worshippers re-entered the holy site, known to Jews as the Temple Mount , for prayers after about two weeks of protests that forced Israeli authorities to lift all security arrangements ...

Global News Feds expand probe into Ford Explorer exhaust fume leaks
Author: 0 Feds expand probe into Ford Explorer exhaust fume leaks

The city of Austin, Texas, is pulling the Ford Explorer from its police fleet after detecting potentially risky levels of carbon monoxide in the vehicles. "On March 17 of this year, our department experienced its first exposure to carbon monoxide, which involved one of our APD supervisors, who suffered from carbon monoxide poisoning".

Global News Supreme Court no to rape victim, 10, aborting foetus
Author: 0 Supreme Court no to rape victim, 10, aborting foetus

In the last one year, the court has been forced to deal with seven such requests from distressed women on grounds such as the fetus being terminally ill or deformed or in some cases, pregnancy was caused by sexual assault. The court had earlier observed that the present law must be stretched to make it meaningful by allowing abortion beyond 20-weeks and SC in nearly a dozen of cases allowed medical termination at advance stage beyond the legally permissible benchmark.

Global News North Korea fires a missile into Japan's waters
Author: 0 North Korea fires a missile into Japan's waters

Washington and its allies have watched with growing concern as Pyongyang has made significant progress toward its goal of having all of the USA within range of its missiles to counter what it labels as US aggression. "And that's why we haven't had an enormous amount of success in the past", Hanham says. "My guess is that they want to show more range", Lewis said, adding that North Korea was essentially calling the Pentagon's bluff.

Global News Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort subpoenaed by Senate committee
Author: 0 Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort subpoenaed by Senate committee

President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner is returning to Capitol Hill for a second day of private meetings with congressional investigators probing Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election. USA intelligence agencies have concluded that Russian Federation sought to tip the 2016 campaign in Trump's favor. "Paul Manafort met this morning, by previous agreement, with the bipartisan staff of the Senate intelligence committee and answered their questions fully", ...

Global News North Korea conducts new missile test
Author: 0 North Korea conducts new missile test

As of now, U.S. President Donald Trump refuses to come up with new strategies against the potential cyber attacks by North Korea . Tonight's launch entailed the firing of what appeared to be another intercontinental ballistic missile , according to the Pentagon .

Global News Milwaukee woman wins $156 million Powerball jackpot
Author: 0 Milwaukee woman wins $156 million Powerball jackpot

Power Play turned the $50,000 ticket into a $250,000 victor. Winners at all prize levels have 180 days from the drawing to claim their prizes. No ticket matched all numbers, so the Powerball jackpot rolls to an estimated $239 million, with a cash option of $151 million, for Saturday's drawing.

Global News Firefighters quell areas of French Riviera wildfire
Author: 0 Firefighters quell areas of French Riviera wildfire

The fires in Bormes-les-Mimosas in the Var region that caused the evacuation of more than 12,000 people calmed Thursday morning because of a drop in winds. High winds risked whipping up more fires, said the prefect's office of the Vary region, where most of the blazes are located. Firefighters are still battling blazes in nearby Artigues.

Global News Presidency commends Lagos govt over the release of kidnapped Igbonla students
Author: 0 Presidency commends Lagos govt over the release of kidnapped Igbonla students

According to available information, there are plans to move the students to Abuja through the Murtala Mohammed Airport in Lagos State on Friday (today). The hoodlums reportedly broke through the school's fence to gain access to the premises. The students are: Pelumi Philips, Farouq Yusuf, Isiaq Rahmon, Adebayo George, Judah Agbausi and Peter Jonah.

Global News Barcelona receive a blow in their pursuit of Juventus star
Author: 0 Barcelona receive a blow in their pursuit of Juventus star

The Argentina global was a revelation for Juve last season as they wrapped up a league and cup double, and reports have seen him linked with a move to Manchester United and Barcelona . "Ask the club. I'm fine here, but if some offers come, the club will decide". Moratta was quoted by Tuttosport saying: "For Dybala, we have rejected so many offers".

Global News Boa Constrictor Wraps Around Ohio Woman, Bites Her Nose
Author: 0 Boa Constrictor Wraps Around Ohio Woman, Bites Her Nose

In the 911 call, the woman sounds panicked while asking for help. "The boa constrictor has a hold of your nose?" she asks. Boa constrictors are known to squeeze or "constrict" their prey to death. "I have a boa constrictor stuck to my face...." A Sheffield Lake woman got herself into quite a pickle yesterday, when her recently rescued pet boa constrictor wrapped itself around her body and began to bite her face.

Global News Brexit transition could last until 2022: United Kingdom finance minister
Author: 0 Brexit transition could last until 2022: United Kingdom finance minister

The British media reported that the final outcome of the report is not expected until September 2018, seven months before the end of the two-year negotiating period with the EU. Theresa May has suggested that holding a referendum on a withdrawal agreement would only encourage Brussels to present punitive terms in the hope of keeping the United Kingdom inside the bloc.Muscat, however, also dismissed suggestions that Britain was not well-prepared for the negotiations with the EU.

Global News Woman divorces husband because he won't support Trump
Author: 0 Woman divorces husband because he won't support Trump

In an unusual move, the release goes on to detail the personal differences that led to the end of the marriage. Socialite Lynn Aronberg , a former Miami Dolphins cheerleader, and her husband Dave Aronberg , the Palm Beach County state attorney, have filed for divorce after less than two years of marriage.

Global News United States imposes new ballistic missile sanctions on Iran after latest launch
Author: 0 United States imposes new ballistic missile sanctions on Iran after latest launch

Six enterprises listed as subsidiaries of the Shahid Hemmat Industrial Group were placed on the U.S. sanctions list Friday, after what Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin described as a " provocative space launch ". "Rhetoric and actions from the US show bad faith", Zarif said. Tehran denies it has missiles created to carry nuclear warheads. President Donald Trump , who this month reluctantly recertified Iran's compliance with the nuclear deal, told the Wall Street Journal in an ...