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Republicanos de EE.UU. enfrentan fracaso de tres proyectos sanitarios


El texto es víctima de las divisiones republicanas y también de la negativa del senador John McCain , junto con el rechazo de las senadoras republicanas Lisa Murkowski (Alaska) y Susan Collins (Maine). En tanto, el líder de la mayoría republicana en la Cámara Alta, Mitch McConnell, refirió que este es el momento ideal para "pasar página" y escuchar "las sugerencias" de los demócratas para mejorar la ley actual, una propuesta que Schumer tomó de inmediato. Read More »

MFA condemns North Korea's ballistic missile test


There was no immediate announcement of the type of missile. Previous analysis shows North Korea's intercontinental ballistic missiles might have the range to reach Alaska, but not the entire U.S. A Pentagon spokesman said the U.S. believes the projectile was an intercontinental ballistic missile , which means it would have the capability of striking American territory. Read More »

Trump tells cops they should rough people up more during arrests


The Suffolk County Police Department said they do not tolerate the "roughing up of prisoners" in response to President Trump's address to police on Long Island on Wednesday, in which the president said cops should treat subjects violently. Gainesville police spokesman Ben Tobias took to Twitter to rebuff the President's position. I do not agree with or condone @POTUS remarks today on police brutality. Read More »

Saudi King sought Trump's help in ending Masjid Al-Aqsa curbs

King Salman contacted the U.S. government and called for an end to restrictions on entry to the mosque, the statement said, saying that developments showed this push had been successful. The King urged Trump to exert United States efforts to pressure Israel to open the Al-Aqsa Mosque to Muslims and revoke the restrictions on their access, the Al Arabiya TV reported. Read More »

Russia Orders Cut in US Diplomats in Reaction to Sanctions

The new package of sanctions aims to hit President Vladimir Putin and his inner circle by targeting allegedly corrupt officials, human rights abusers and crucial sectors of the Russian economy, including weapons sales and energy exports. The bill, which passed the Senate and House with overwhelming majorities this week and was sent to the White House on Friday, will not only place new sanctions against the three countries, but it will prohibit Trump from unilaterally easing sanctions against ... Read More »

Senate narrowly defeats 'skinny repeal' of Obamacare, as McCain votes 'no'


But Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., said after the bill failed early Friday that he would move to other legislative business in the upcoming week. The provision to defund Planned Parenthood drew opposition from Collins and Murkowski. That will take work from more than just the Senate, as HHS and the Internal Revenue Service have backed away from enforcing the mandate this year. Read More »

World Man Crashes, Destroys N122m Ferrari 60 Minutes After Purchase


South Yorkshire police say road conditions were wet and they don't believe speed was a factor in the crash. "Officers asked the driver what sort of vehicle he "had", to which he replied, 'It was a Ferrari, '" police said. Although the Italian luxury cars are renowned for being fast, South Yorkshire Police said the crash was not thought to have been caused by speeding. Read More »

JD Martinez hits fourth HR since joining Diamondbacks


Luke Weaver on getting Thursday's start: "It's always exciting to be up here on a personal level". For the season, he has 21 home runs and 54 RBI. Godley and Weaver each began with three scoreless innings, hitting spots with their fastballs and mixing in enough effective breaking pitches to keep the opponent off-balance. Read More »

Wildfire evacuation order issued for Clinton, BC


The BC Wildfire Service says this fire has grown thanks to gusty winds, and they're putting all available options toward fighting it. UPDATE: 6:30 p.m. A detailed map of the new alert area can be found here. Highway 97 is closed to southbound traffic at 70 Mile House and closed to northbound traffic at Loon Lake Road. Read More »

5-star DE prospect Stephen Herron Jr. commits to MI


Michigan's big recruiting day continued into Saturday night, and the Wolverines' latest win comes as a blow to Ohio State. According to 247Sports, he's the No. According to the 247Sports Crystal Ball, which allows recruiting analysts to predict which school they think a prospect will choose, Herron's recruitment was a tight one: MI received 55% of the predictions, while the Buckeyes received the remaining 45%. Read More »

Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE:CSV) Lowered to "Sell" at BidaskClub

Jefferies Group LLC reissued a hold rating and issued a $82.00 price objective on shares of Carriage Services in a research report on Monday, June 12th. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share. The dividend was $0.050 per share for the quarter which comes to $0.20 on an annualized basis. Read More »

Honolulu 1st USA city to ban pedestrian texting while crossing the street


The United States city of Honolulu has become the first major metropolis in America to ban pedestrians from looking at mobile phones, texting or using a digital device while crossing the roadways . The bill , also known as the Distracted Walking Law, was signed off by the mayor of Honolulu, Kirk Caldwell, after the city council voted 7 to 2 to approve it. Read More »

State to observe World Day Against Trafficking


In addition, women and girls comprise 71 per cent of human trafficking victims. The day aims at raising awareness of the plight of human trafficking victims, and promoting and protecting their rights. He said the government had put in place a package of effective and comprehensive legislative and administrative measures to combat human trafficking, including "holistic and humane protection" for victims, various legislative frameworks, training for frontline officers and the publishing of ... Read More »

McCain, once belittled by Trump, hands him big defeat in healthcare vote


The Senate rejected legislation to dismantle Obamacare by one vote. It also mandated that all Americans have health insurance - known as the " individual mandate" - or pay a penalty - something the Obama administration believed necessary to make the economics work: young, healthy people needed to pay into the system to offset the costs of the sick and the elderly. Read More »

Trump's health care timeline is off


The 48 Republicans who voted for repeal - even those who said they were holding their noses - did so because they thought they couldget away with it. In March, House Republicans had to postpone an Obamacare repeal vote because the bill was not going to pass. The United States Senate on Friday once again failed to repeal and replace Obamacare. Read More »

La Banque mondiale pointe une crise de gouvernance en 2016 — Afrique


Ce qui fait que le pays obtient une note de 3,2 sur un total de six points disponibles. Pour le reste, le Rwanda figure une fois de plus en tête du classement avec une note 4. Publié chaque année, le rapport Cpia attribue une note à chacun des pays admissibles au soutien de l'IDA. La synthèse de la CPIA sert de base à l'allocation des prêts et dons aux pays africains les plus pauvres, dans la mesure où elle renseigne sur les capacités des Etats à asseoir des institutions et des politiques ... Read More »

Violée, elle croit trouver de l'aide: agressée à nouveau


Ce dernier la viole après l'avoir emmenée dans une zone isolé de la gare. Le calvaire de la victime n'a pris fin vers qu'à deux heures du matin. Deux services de police distincts se sont unis pour les besoins de cette enquête en deux volets: la West Midlands Police et la British Transport Police. Read More »

Arab party MK seeks AG probe into police killing of Jaffa suspect


Police said Motzoei Shabbos that the situation in the city was under control. In the early hours of Saturday, police reportedly opened fire at al-Saadi and another men suspected of being involved in a shooting at the Jaffa port. Police on patrol in the area investigated, and when they arrived they saw a group leaving the scene on motorcycles. The two men tried to flee the scene on scooters when the shootout began. Read More »

US Senate to vote on Russia sanctions bill; Putin threatens retaliation


Senate vote] is absolutely correct". Moscow has also suspended from August 1 use by the USA embassy in Russia of the warehouses in Dorozhnaya Street and the property in Serebryany Bor, the Russian foreign ministry said . Hours after the Senate voted 98-2 to send new Russian Federation sanctions to President Trump's desk, Moscow retaliated by ordering the USA embassy in capital city to reduce its staff and closing two properties used by us diplomats. Read More »

Tillerson calls on Russian Federation to improve U.S. relations


Before Trump's decision to sign the bill into law, Republican Senator John McCain said the bill's passage was long overdue , a jab at Trump and the GOP-controlled Congress. USA officials said the rural compounds were used for espionage. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson enter a hall during their meeting in Moscow , Russia, April 12, 2017. Read More »

Trump to sign Russia sanctions


The move was a further blow to hopes in Moscow that Trump's election might help improve ties that slumped to their lowest point since the Cold War over the Kremlin's meddling in Ukraine and alleged interference in the USA election. The spokesperson declined to comment on the current number of U.S. diplomats and staff in Russia , but Russian wires cited "informed sources" saying hundreds of people would have to leave. Read More »