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Trump to announce plan to stop cash flow to Cuban military

Some aides have argued that Trump , a former real estate magnate who won the presidency promising to unleash USA businesses and create jobs, would have a hard time defending any moves that close off the Cuban market. Significantly, the new directive will not affect those elements of the normalization begun by Obama in December 2014 that are popular with younger Cuban Americans and others who have taken full advantage of them. Read More »

Alok Sharma appointed as housing minister

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The House Builders Association (HBA) congratulated Mr Sharma on his appointment. "Our members, mostly SMEs, are encouraged by Mr Sharma's previous parliamentary work on tackling late payment, supporting sustainable development and valuing local employment". Read More »

Donald Trump Isn't Just Being Investigated for Collusion with Russian Federation

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Coats was attending a briefing at the White House with officials from several other government agencies. "I think he's weighing that option", said Ruddy. Trump is not the only one under scrutiny, Barrett said: Investigators are also looking into the finances of Trump associates. Trump has said he was going to fire Comey no matter what, and also has acknowledged that the "Russia thing" was on his mind when he made the final termination call. Read More »

8 dead, 65 injured in kindergarten blast in E China

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They provided only his surname, Xu, but no motive. The Xuzhou city government said the incident is under investigation. They say emblazoned on the walls of the residence were the Chinese characters for death and disaster. Kindergartens in China have been targeted before in apparent revenge attacks carried out by people bearing grudges against their neighbors and society. Read More »

Akala says Grenfell Tower fire victims died "because they are poor"

She later ordered a full public inquiry into the fire. "We've got structural surveyors and my urban search and rescue team who are going to come down, make an assessment and find a way of making the building safe so that we can go through the whole building, fingertip search, painstakingly, looking to see what's in there", she said . Read More »

Baseball practice shooting can bring country back together

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The shooter was killed by police officers whose work won praise from Trump in his remarks. Lobbyist Matt Mika was shot multiple times and critically injured. Mike Doyle of Pennsylvania called Republican coach Rep. Joe L. Barton of Texas to the microphone and said his team wanted the trophy to be displayed in Scalise's office until the Louisiana congressman returns. Read More »

Trump allies turn on special counsel Robert Mueller

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He called because "I have been very clear" about Mueller and the lawyers he's hired amounting to a "rigged game", Gingrich said in an interview Tuesday on CBS. Speculation continued unabated and deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein , who appointed the counsel, was asked about it at a Senate hearing on Tuesday morning. Read More »

Warriors fans celebrate, with expectations of more to come

With winning a championship routinely comes the opportunity to visit the White House, but it's not clear if the newly-crowned Golden State Warriors will pay a visit to President Donald Trump just yet. "I'm just excited to do something special", Curry said during the presentation of the Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy on Monday in Oakland after his team beat the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals . Read More »

Authorities: Inmates captured after chase, crash

Since their escape , there had been numerous reported sightings, and authorities had offered a reward for their capture. The search for Rowe and Dubose continues into its third day Thursday as authorities now believe the two are in a white pickup truck they stole from an industrial site. Read More »

Britain's May confident on power-saving deal, to open parliament next week

Earlier, Andrea Leadsom, leader of the lower house of parliament, said the government had agreed with Queen Elizabeth, who reads out the new government programme, that the "state opening of parliament will take place on 21 June 2017". Deputy Leader Nigel Dodds is leading the DUP delegation to London as party leader Arlene Foster has returned to Northern Ireland, the spokesman said. Read More »

Congressman shot during baseball practice still critical but improved

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Steve Scalise (R-Louisiana) and four other people were shot by a gunman from IL on Wednesday. Scalise and four others were shot Wednesday morning during a Republican practice for the annual congressional baseball game. "I already knew about it". We are having a bipartisan lunch today. "If I hug more Republicans, that helps - literally - on a personal level". Mr. Evans said he was told the baseball game between the Republican and Democratic teams scheduled for Thursday would go forward. Read More »

Rosenstein: I Wouldn't Obey Trump Order To Fire Mueller Without 'Good Cause'

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Ruddy's mention of "one of his lawyers" appeared to be a reference to Jay Sekulow, a lawyer who appeared on ABC's "This Week" program on Sunday and implied that Trump was considering the idea. It is a significant development in that while the investigation into Russian interference in the election has been ongoing, it is the first time that Trump himself has potentially been implicated. Read More »

Mamata unlawfully ordered attack on my house, office: GJM chief

The Centre's efforts notwithstanding, the State Government remained in a belligerent mood with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee telling a police function in Kolkata that she would "not tolerate goondagiri (goodlumism)" and that "the Government will go any distance to tackle those who are trying to disrupt peace in the Hills", even as sources close to her said the order to raid Gurung house had come directly from the State secretariat at Nabanna in Kolkata. Read More »

Moralisation de la vie publique : ce que prévoit la réforme Bayrou

Instauration de la règle du " déport " pour prévenir les conflits d'intérêts. Les parlementaires n'auront par exemple plus le droit de recruter des membres de leurs familles. - Suppression de la Cour de justice de la République (CJR), qui juge les crimes et délits reprochés aux membres du gouvernement dans l'exercice de leur fonction. Read More »

Xbox Originals Coming to Backwards Compatibility

The backwards compatibility program has been a huge success on Xbox One , allowing gamers to play hundreds of Xbox 360 games on the new console without having to dig out the old one. However, I feel, once the hype dies down, that Microsoft might already have let the X down. Microsoft seriously needs to amp up its game if they possibly want to catch Sony's tail, be it either for exclusive titles or for the VR space. Read More »

Original Xbox Emulator To Come Out For PC Soon ?

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Between a 2D DBZ fighter and a follow-up to the visually stunning Ni No Kuni, anime influences are strong with Bandai Namco. Apparently, one executive told one news outlet that the console will not have VR support, while another is telling tech bloggers that the report is false and the Xbox One X console will indeed have VR support. Read More »

Gerry Adams says Tory-DUP deal in breach of Good Friday Agreement

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The talks revolve around support from the DUP on a vote-by-vote basis in parliament, rather than a formal coalition government. But with so much at stake for Britain and its US$2.5 trillion (S$3.5 trillion) economy , pressure was mounting on May from within and without her party to heed other voices. Read More »

Ohio Congressman played in baseball game to honor Scalise

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That includes - when the bullet entered, it traveled across his pelvis. And he has needed several blood transfusions. Trump made a surprise visit to MedStar Washington Hospital Center around sunset Wednesday. Obviously its objective is to raise money for local D.C. charities. Davis emphasized that after the shooting one Democratic colleague called immediately to see if he was OK, and other Dems hugged him once he returned to Congress. Read More »

Les acteurs de la justice entameront jeudi une grève illimitée — Burkina Faso

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Jeudi, des habitants de Manga dans le sud du pays ont saccagé le Palais de justice, exigeant la libération d'un individu placé sous mandat de dépôt après une altercation avec un garde de sécurité pénitentiaire. "Toutes les audiences ont été suspendues au Palais de justice et à la Cour d'appel de Ouagadougou, tandis que les visites aux personnes détenues ont été suspendues", a indiqué l'AFP. Read More »

Hammer attack reported near Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

Several hundred people were ushered inside the doors of the cathedral and held there as police subdued the attacker and swept the area, BBC reported . Newly-elected President Emmanuel Macron, portrayed by rivals as weak on security during the presidential campaign, last month instructed the task force be created to bring together France's multiple security agencies inside the Elysee presidential palace. Read More »

Sanders 'sickened', man ID'd as shooter volunteered in Iowa for Sanders campaign

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In his view, the media's overwhelmingly negative coverage of President Trump has been unfair, but does not feel the mainstream media's negative coverage is what drove Hodgkinson to open fire on Wednesday. Federal Bureau of Investigation special agent in charge Tim Slater said it was "too early to say" whether it was an act of terrorism, or whether Scalise was targeted. Read More »