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Global News Pres. Trump pushes out Priebus, names DHS' Kelly WH chief of staff
Author: 0 Pres. Trump pushes out Priebus, names DHS' Kelly WH chief of staff

Sanders said the White House would continue to have good relations with the Republican Party, despite Priebus' ouster. "Everyone's seen the writing on the wall. And Pete Rouse temporarily served as an interim chief of staff after Rahm Emanuel left the Obama White House in 2010 to run for mayor of Chicago. "This is a great loss for the president whether he realizes it or not".

Global News Donald Trump replaces Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, appoints John Kelly
Author: 0 Donald Trump replaces Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, appoints John Kelly

President Donald Trump has named General John Kelly, who now heads the Department of Homeland Security, as his next chief of staff. Keane said Kelly is the "superstar" of the president's Cabinet, and his "strength of personality" will likely curb some of the divisiveness in the administration, although he can not change the players' personalities.

Global News Trump to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill: White House
Author: 0 Trump to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill: White House

The White House said Friday night that Trump will sign off on the legislation, which comes amid congressional investigations into possible collusion between his campaign and the Kremlin. Trump has yet to sign the bill or say what action he will take on the legislation. A federal law enforcement investigation and multiple USA congressional probes looking into the possibility that Trump's campaign colluded with Russian Federation, have made it harder for Trump to open a new chapter with Putin.

Global News President Trump receives Russian Federation sanctions bill for his signature or veto
Author: 0 President Trump receives Russian Federation sanctions bill for his signature or veto

The United States was told cut the number of diplomats and staff in Russian Federation to 455 and was also barred from using a Moscow summer house and storage facility. By unilaterally imposing tough new sanctions that could hobble European business interests, Congress paradoxically seems more likely to unite Europeans against Washington than against Moscow-especially given the bad image President Trump has among European electorates.

Global News Extensive Help Being Provided to Flood Hit States: Modi
Author: 0 Extensive Help Being Provided to Flood Hit States: Modi

In the finals of the ICC Women's World Cup India lost to England in a closely fought contest. He said the GST is not just a tax reform but a new economic order which will strengthen a new culture of honesty. And some day, the Pundits of Economics, Pundits of Management and Pundits of Technology, will certainly undertake researches and write about India's GST experiment as a model for the world.

Global News Jennings rides his luck as England extend third Test lead
Author: 0 Jennings rides his luck as England extend third Test lead

In the process he became just the sixth England cricketer, and first since Graham Onions in 2009, to take five or more wickets in a debut Test bowling innings. However, he will be ready as and when required on Saturday after Cricket South Africa (CSA) confirmed he had left hospital. The series is now tied 1-1.

Global News U.S. urges Turkey to release arbitrarily jailed journalists
Author: 0 U.S. urges Turkey to release arbitrarily jailed journalists

If found guilty, the defendants could face sentences of up to 43 years in jail. The staffs are charged with supporting in their coverage three groups that Turkey considers terror groups - the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), the ultra-left Revolutionary People's Liberation Party-Front (DHKP-C), and the movement of Fethullah Gulen, the US-based Muslim leader accused by Turkey of ordering last year's failed coup attempt.

Global News Philippine mayor, 6 others killed in raid linked to drugs
Author: 0 Philippine mayor, 6 others killed in raid linked to drugs

Phillippine police have killed a city mayor, his wife and 10 others during a series of pre-dawn anti-drug raids in the south, officials said. Vice Mayor Parojinog, who survived the encounter, was arrested and is being held at the Misamis Occidental Police office.

Global News Ousted Priebus praises Trump, refuses to comment on Scaramucci insults
Author: 0 Ousted Priebus praises Trump, refuses to comment on Scaramucci insults

Priebus had worked against Scaramucci joining the administration when the NY hedge fund manager was first considered for an administration post and while the two attempted to put on a show of unity in Scaramucci's first days at the White House , it quickly became clear the two men would continue to be at odds with each other.

Global News President Trump announces new White House Chief of Staff on Twitter
Author: 0 President Trump announces new White House Chief of Staff on Twitter

Donald Trump called John Kelly a "great American and a great leader". Kelly is now the secretary of Homeland Security. "One of our real stars", Trump said . "If you want to talk about the chief of staff, we have had odds, we have had differences". Priebus was never a Trump insider. Lizza says that Scaramucci was convinced it was Reince Priebus.

Global News Two days in Phoenix, two babies dead in hot cars
Author: 0 Two days in Phoenix, two babies dead in hot cars

The boy was pronounced dead a short time later. No charges have been filed. Phoenix Police will conduct an investigation but believe it to be accidental. A 1-year-old boy is dead after being found in a hot auto in south Phoenix. NoHeatStroke.org, a data site run by a meteorology and litigation expert, has been collecting data on these incidents since 1998.

Author: 0 Sharad Yadav called us up, says Lalu after trust vote

In the rival camp, the RJD has 80 MLAs, the Congress 27 and the CPI-ML has three. The Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist), which is bitterly opposed to the BJP , has three members. In the erstwhile JD (U)-BJP government, he served as the Minister for Road Construction and Tourism. Before the vote, Opposition leader and former deputy chief minister, Tejashwi Yadav , made an emotional speech, dismissing corruption charges against him were cooked up.

Global News Konstanz shooting: Two people killed as gunman opens fire at German nightclub
Author: 0 Konstanz shooting: Two people killed as gunman opens fire at German nightclub

The 34-year-old gunman exchanged fire with police before he was shot at the scene by armed officers. The attack took place outside Grey club on Max-Stromeyer-Strasse. "Visitors could save themselves by escaping into the open or hiding", a police spokesman said, Bild reports. A failed Palestinian asylum seeker killed one person and injured six others at a supermarket on Friday.

Global News Palestinian killed after alleged stabbing attempt on Israeli soldiers
Author: 0 Palestinian killed after alleged stabbing attempt on Israeli soldiers

The Palmedia group headquarters were raided on suspicion of incitement to terror in its broadcasts and other news content, the Israeli military indicated. Israeli officials had feared that thousands of young Palestinians might clash with Israeli troops soldiers after two weeks of tension over the al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem.

Global News Hamburg Stabbing Suspect is Known Radical
Author: 0 Hamburg Stabbing Suspect is Known Radical

He also said the attacker, a Palestinian asylum seeker who could not be deported as he lacked identification documents, was psychologically unstable. Police said a 50-year-old woman and four men aged between 19 and 64 were injured in the attack, all of whom were German.

Global News Deposed Pakistani leader Nawaz Sharif names former government minister as his successor
Author: 0 Deposed Pakistani leader Nawaz Sharif names former government minister as his successor

Because Sharif's party has a comfortable majority in the parliament, Abbasi is expected to easily win the necessary parliamentary vote when it convenes next week. The demonstrators Saturday marched on a key road in Islamabad and chanted slogans in favor of Sharif before peacefully dispersing. The Supreme Court had asked the members of the Sharif family to provide a paper trail of the money they used to buy their London apartments.

Global News Jammu and Kashmir: 2 terrorists killed in Tahab village of Pulwama
Author: 0 Jammu and Kashmir: 2 terrorists killed in Tahab village of Pulwama

According to Kashmir Media Services , in Held Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism killed two more Kashmiri youth in Pulwama district, today. It is reported that two to three militants are holed up in the area, they said. "Indian Army responded strongly and shelling and firing exchanges continued for around 25 minutes", police sources said.

Global News Joey Barton Has Football Ban Reduced By Almost Five Months After Appeal
Author: 0 Joey Barton Has Football Ban Reduced By Almost Five Months After Appeal

However, Barton, who played for QPR for four years, is not permitted to take part because of his FA ban from all football activity until June 1, 2018, after admitting a breach of betting rules. The email read: 'Thank you so much for your generous offer to play in the GAME4GRENFELL. But the former England global was gutted to learn his 15-month ban for illegal betting also means he can't even play in the fundraiser at Loftus Road.

Global News President Trump: Republican Senators 'Look Like Fools' for Losing Health Care Vote
Author: 0 President Trump: Republican Senators 'Look Like Fools' for Losing Health Care Vote

Investors have been watching the health care votes closely, for a sign on whether Trump can push through promised tax reforms aimed at stimulating growth in the US economy. The House leadership set up rules that would allow the body to take up the bill immediately after it passes the Senate. Unable to pass even a so-called "skinny repeal", it was unclear if Senate Republicans could advance any health bill.

Global News Sen. Graham: Trump Demonstrated Weakness by Not Firing Sessions
Author: 0 Sen. Graham: Trump Demonstrated Weakness by Not Firing Sessions

But he has now found himself the target of unrelenting public attacks from the president over his decision to recuse himself from the investigation into Russian meddling in last year's election. On Monday, Trump had called his attorney general "beleaguered". Sen. Tom Tillis, R-N.C., praised Sessions specifically for his handling of the Russian Federation probe.

Global News Israel bans Muslim men under-50 from Al-Aqsa mosque
Author: 0 Israel bans Muslim men under-50 from Al-Aqsa mosque

A Palestinian also broke into a home in a Jewish settlement in the West Bank and stabbed four Israelis on July 21, killing three of them. Israeli authorities said they feared that the event could dissolve into violence , leading them to restrict access to the site for Muslim men under the age of 50 .

Global News Donald Trump predicts what would happen if ObamaCare is not repealed
Author: 0 Donald Trump predicts what would happen if ObamaCare is not repealed

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare or the ACA, became law under former US President Barack Obama in 2010. "We're not going to stop what we're doing just because of one setback". Rep. Charlie Dent, R-Pa., was critical of Trump , saying, "He never really laid out core principles and didn't sell them to the American people". "Outsourced the whole issue to Congress".

Author: 0 Trump to sign Russia sanctions, Moscow retaliates

President Vladimir Putin had warned on Thursday that Russian Federation would have to retaliate against what he called boorish US behaviour. Putin also argued that "Russian-US relations are being sacrificed to resolve questions of domestic politics", specifying that "in this case, it is the battle between President (Donald) Trump and his political opponents".

Global News Schumer outlines some Democratic priorities for health care
Author: 0 Schumer outlines some Democratic priorities for health care

Now amid finger-pointing and rancor, he's calling on his fellow Republicans to go back to the drawing board and do it right this time. Former President Barack Obama is crediting everyone who "mobilized, organized and made their voices heard" for derailing Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act .

Global News Vladimir Putin says Russian Federation will respond to 'insolence' of U.S. sanctions
Author: 0 Vladimir Putin says Russian Federation will respond to 'insolence' of U.S. sanctions

The vote on Thursday in favor of the sanctions bill is the first major legislative victory for both parties since Trump's inauguration. "This Bill ensures Congress will continue to play a leading role in defending the American people and our allies from these serious threats while providing the Trump administration appropriate national security flexibility", he said .

Global News Tillerson calls on Russian Federation to improve USA relations
Author: 0 Tillerson calls on Russian Federation to improve USA relations

The bill punishes Moscow for its "significant" cyber attack and influence campaign during the 2016 presidential election, and limits the president's ability to alleviate new sanctions on Russian Federation. It passed the Russian sanctions bill with a veto-proof majority (419-3 in the house, and 98-to-2 in the Senate). As a political matter, a Trump veto would seem to be courting huge blowback.

Global News Trump Ready to Sign Sanctions Bill; Moscow Retaliates
Author: 0 Trump Ready to Sign Sanctions Bill; Moscow Retaliates

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters late Thursday that the President would review the sanctions bill. In a release Friday, the White House said Trump "approves the bill and intends to sign it", because of "its responsiveness to his negotiations" before it cleared Congress.

Global News Trump fires White House Chief of Staff Reince Preibus
Author: 0 Trump fires White House Chief of Staff Reince Preibus

Grassley has regularly tagged the president in his tweets to give advice, thank the president, and also to wish him a happy birthday. "John has also done a spectacular job at Homeland Security . "And leading up to Priebus" final days as chief of staff, Trump's complaints to other senior staff reached "fever pitch", the official said. White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement that Kelly would begin his new role on Monday .

Global News Russian Federation retaliates against new U.S. sanctions
Author: 0 Russian Federation retaliates against new U.S. sanctions

The White House has not been clear about what the president will do. "This all runs counter to the principles of worldwide law". The legislation is aimed at punishing Moscow for interfering in the 2016 presidential election and for its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria, where the Kremlin has backed President Bashar Assad.

Global News Afghan forces raid kills 7 militants, destroys weapon cache in southern province
Author: 0 Afghan forces raid kills 7 militants, destroys weapon cache in southern province

At the moment there is no information on civilian and Afghan force casualties, Ghori added. Ghori said a search and clearing operation was underway in the district following the end of the gunfight. A government official said Afghan security forces have driven Taleban fighters from Taywara District in western Ghor province. The attack follows a July 26 Taliban-linked raid on a military base in which Afghanistan's Defense Ministry said 26 soldiers were killed and 13 wounded in the ...

Global News Trump Calls On Republicans To Abolish Filibuster
Author: 0 Trump Calls On Republicans To Abolish Filibuster

Later in the day, he stuck with that line in a speech in Brentwood, New York, "I said from the beginning: Let Obamacare implode and then do it". McCain joined two other GOP senators who had consistently objected to the repeal efforts, Lisa Murkowski and Susan Collins , to vote against the so-called "skinny repeal." .

Global News Russian Federation hits back over sanctions, orders some USA diplomats to leave
Author: 0 Russian Federation hits back over sanctions, orders some USA diplomats to leave

Never in doubt, however, was a cornerstone of the legislation that bars Mr. Trump from easing or waiving the additional penalties on Russian Federation unless Congress agrees. In a statement on Friday, Russia's foreign ministry said: "The US is stubbornly taking one crudely anti-Russian step after another, using the utterly fictitious pretext of Russian interference in its internal affairs".

Global News BJP chief Shah in UP on nationwide tour
Author: 0 BJP chief Shah in UP on nationwide tour

On the other hand, Congress has fielded Ahmed Patel for the Rajya Sabha seat from Gujarat. It remains to be seen whether Shah would continue to be the party president after he becomes a Rajya Sabha member or whether there is a plan to induct him as a minister at the Centre with an important portfolio.

Author: 0 Putin cements Russia's presence in Syria

Moscow has told the U.S. to reduce the number of its diplomatic staff in Russia to 455 people, and is also halting the use of embassy storage facilities in the capital, according to the Russian Foreign Ministry. The sanctions measure has already passed the House of Representatives by a 419-3. But late Wednesday he announced that he sees "a path forward on legislation to sanction Iran, Russia and North Korea " following "very productive discussions".

Global News White House: Trump to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill
Author: 0 White House: Trump to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill

But the bill is expected to garner enough support in both chambers to override any veto. The protocol signed by Russia and Syria in January 2017 regulates issues related to the deployment of the Russian Air Force on Syrian territory as well as related to Russia's exercise of jurisdiction over its military movable and immovable assets on Syrian territory.