Once the president fired Comey , though, things appear to have changed. She said Trump has "embarked on an effort to undermine anyone with the ability to bring any misdeeds to light" and the Senate shouldn't let that happen. Comey was sacked on 9 May, and initially the White House cited his handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server as the reason for his termination, releasing a memo authored by deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein as a basis for this ...
Some 9 months later, on March 29, 2017, British Prime Minister Theresa May formally triggered Article 50 of the EU's Lisbon Treaty, which deals with exit from the European Union , initiating a two-year process of negotiations with Brussels .
When Brown decisively won the office long occupied by the late-Democratic Sen. Wednesday, Pelosi stressed that now was the time for Democrats to come together. According to the CRP, Pelosi ranks third in generosity to other candidates over the past 27 years, behind Hoyer ($11.8 million) and former Speaker John Boehner , R-Ohio ($11.1 million).
Senator John McCain said overnight that Americans who are "stupid" enough to still want to travel to North Korea should be required to sign a waiver absolving the United States government of any blame should they be harmed while there. "It puts us in a really precarious situation when Americans are detained there". "We are doing according to our national laws, and according to the worldwide standards", Han said, adding that he was not an expert on detention issues .
Enough of them have voiced concerns to leave the bill's fate uncertain. Still, the Obamacare proposal had undergone multiple committee hearings before that final stage, unlike the Senate Republicans' emerging plan. The so-called individual mandate - aimed at keeping insurance markets solvent by prompting younger, healthier people to buy policies - has always been one of the GOP's favorite targets.
Those claims haven't been confirmed yet, we should note. GREENE: Yeah, this is a big deal, right? As I wrote over the weekend , this is just the beginning of a conflict in Syria that is reaching an inflection point. Iran, of course, says, look, this is all defensive, nothing to do with the nukes. The missiles successfully hit the targets, Sharif said. "This activity also includes their attempts to establish themselves in Syria and, of course, to transfer advanced weapons to Hezbollah ...
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Though no other legal problems are listed in St. Clair County, which includes Belleville, since 2011, Hodgkinson did come to the attention of local law enforcement as recently as late March. Lobbyist Matt Mika was shot multiple times and remains hospitalized. The FBI said it had recovered and was processing a cellphone, a computer and a camera.
A senior Palestinian minister close to President Mahmoud Abbas told Al-Monitor that the Palestinian leadership is ready to seriously engage with the Trump administration on moving ahead with plans for a regional deal for Palestinian-Israeli peace.
The most explosive was a June 14 report in The Post that Mueller's probe "now includes an examination of whether President Trump attempted to obstruct justice". The order by the general counsel for his transition team casts a wide net on documents that could shed light on ties between Trump's presidential campaign and representatives of Russia's government.
Earlier Wednesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson expressed his opposition to the legislation , saying it would hurt the " flexibility " the administration needs to "maintain a constructive dialogue" with Russian Federation. "We should look how it will happen, that is why, it is too early to speak about our reciprocal measures", Putin said in an interview with the Rossiya 1 TV channel aired on Saturday.
The Air Force Reserve's Hurricane Hunters are scheduled to fly in and search for a center later today. "Before those storms develop, we will see light rain off and on at times because of a tropical system that is moving into the Gulf of Mexico", Bridges said.
The deadlines for submitting invoice-wise details in regular GSTR - 1, the government said would have to be filed for the month of July and August as per the below timelines. "It is a major challenge and government should devise a way through which traders can make digital compliance as required under GST", CAIT National President B.C.Bhartia and Secretary General Praveen Khandelwal said.
In a statement the White House said that these withdrawals had not affected the meeting and it will still take place. Among his many other responsibilities, Kushner was tapped to lead " a SWAT team of strategic consultants " who are tasked with bringing business ideas to the federal government.
The US administration's new policy toward Cuba indicates a return to the Cold War , and Washington needs to listen to the global community's voice on this issue, Russia's Foreign Ministry said. "I am proud to be an American", said 75-year-old Modesto Castaner, who trained with the Central Intelligence Agency in Guatemala before taking part in the failed bid to overthrow Fidel Castro's rule.
The threat of heavy rain and thunderstorms begins around noon, the National Weather Service says. The main hazards so far are damaging wind gusts and quarter-sized hail. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect until 9PM Sunday for Onondaga, Seneca, Southern Cayuga and Tompkins counties . Morning lows will be down into the 50s with daytime highs in the low to mid 80s.
Born on April 3, 1930, in Ludwigshafen, a western industrial city on the Rhine, Kohl joined the Hitler Youth but missed service in the Nazi army. "When a new spirit began to sweep through Eastern Europe in the 1980s, when freedom was won in Poland, when courageous people in Leipzig, East Berlin and elsewhere in East Germany staged a peaceful revolution, Helmut Kohl was the right person at the right time ", said Merkel.
The missile attack was the first by Iran outside its own territory in 30 years, since the Iran-Iraq war of 1980-88, media in the Islamic republic has reported . "They say they are firing at the same people who planned the attacks in Tehran but it also bolsters the Syrian army effort right now". "Iran's missile capability protects its citizens in lawful self-defense", the minister said on his Twitter account on Monday following the country's missile attack against Takfiri ...
Scalise underwent a third surgery Thursday and was still in critical condition in the morning at a local Washington , D.C., hospital. The congressman grievously wounded when a gunman opened fire at a Republican baseball practice is delivering a Father's Day message through his Twitter account.
We don't know if it's going to happen or if it won't happen. He could either ask Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to fire him, or, if Rosentein refuses, repeal the regulations that govern the appointment and fire him himself-a scenario that would echo Nixon's notorious Saturday Night Massacre .
Following the downing of the Syrian plane, clashes between government troops and coalition-backed fighters broke out in two villages some 40km south of the city of Raqqa , the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. Tanf is a key town on the Iraq-Syrian border that has been home to a U.S. Special Operations training outpost for months. Coalition aircraft in a show of force stopped the initial advance.
Combined with everything it's made overseas, Wonder Woman has now made $571.8 million worldwide. Hollis also cited new character Cruz Ramirez, voiced by Cristela Alonzo, as an important part of the film. Sony's raunchy R-rated comedy, " Rough Night " came in at seventh place with $8.1 million from 3,162 locations. Lucia Aniello directed the film. Though these kind of movies historically never do well in theaters (everyone waits until these titles hit cable/streaming), Sony was hoping with ...
Scalise, the house majority whip, remains in a critical condition . In addition to targeting Republicans and the newfound assassination list, Hodgkinson posted inflammatory statements on Facebook criticizing President Trump and other members of the Republican party.
President Donald Trump retweeted an update Saturday from the USA 7th Fleet on the ship's status and the search-and-rescue mission, saying: "Thoughts and prayers with the sailors of USS Fitzgerald and their families". Navy Vice Adm. Joseph P. Aucoin, the 7th Fleet's commander, and many family members were on the pier when the stricken Fitzgerald arrived in Yokosuka, according to a release.
Hammond, speaking to reporters before a meeting of the 28 European Union finance ministers on Friday, said Britain should work closely with the bloc to prioritise jobs and prosperity when Brexit talks start next week. Among topics that need to be agreed upon is the status of United Kingdom citizens living and working in the EU, as well as that of European nationals doing the same in Britain.