Donald Trump Rallies for Tax Reform with Democratic Senator Heidi Heitkamp

Not many people enjoy paying taxes. Do you think Congress will send tax reform to the president to sign this year? Heitkamp has not said she supports Trump's plan, only that the small business owners, energy industry workers, farmers and parent... More..

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Why Menendez Case is 'Uphill Battle' for Prosecutors
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Why Menendez Case is 'Uphill Battle' for Prosecutors

Menendez believed that every action he took...was proper on the facts he heard, on the law and policy that was involved", Lowell said , adding that these actions "were recommended to him by experienced staff, ...More..

Catalan parliament approves law to call referendum on independence
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Catalan parliament approves law to call referendum on independence

Mas is the highest-ranking among Catalan politicians suspended from office and fined by the country's Supreme Court for organizing a non-binding vote on independence in 2014. Half of Catalonians support indepen...More..

No safe haven for terrorists on Pakistan's soil: Khurram Dastgir
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

No safe haven for terrorists on Pakistan's soil: Khurram Dastgir

Pakistan's news web portals are, however, carrying reports filed by worldwide news agencies such as Reuters on the important change in the stance of the five-nation bloc whose leaders met in China. Asif furth...More..

Writers, Academics Respond to Gauri Lankesh's Murder
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Writers, Academics Respond to Gauri Lankesh's Murder

The journalist was shot outside her Bengaluru home on Tuesday. Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan says his government is making efforts to ban the online game "Blue Whale Challenge", ...More..

Bank of Canada raise interest rates boosting Canadian Dollar
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Bank of Canada raise interest rates boosting Canadian Dollar

The come-from-behind economic recovery in Canada may be partly chalked up to fiscal stimulus more easily achieved in Ottawa than in gridlocked Washington, as well as the willingness of banks to lend, said Mark ...More..

Refugee crisis: European Court of Justice rejects quota challenge
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Refugee crisis: European Court of Justice rejects quota challenge

EU Migration Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos said on Wednesday that arrangement "continues to work and deliver results", the AP reports . "If relocation were to be strictly conditional upon the existence ...More..

Trump says he'll revisit DACA in 6 months if Congress doesn't act
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Trump says he'll revisit DACA in 6 months if Congress doesn't act

After a series of recent reports indicating that Trump would be phasing out the program, Attorney General Jeff Sessions broke the silence September 5, providing the administration's first official remarks sin...More..

Wisconsin No. 9 in latest AP Poll Top 25
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Wisconsin No. 9 in latest AP Poll Top 25

MI dominated Florida, Virginia Tech picked up a good win and Texas fell at home to Maryland . 1-4 teams in the latest release of the AP Top-25 poll. Tennessee stayed put in the AP but are up three spots i...More..

by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

NHC on Irma: 'Too soon to specify timing and magnitude of impact'

The county's 6,000 employees are all considered essential employees and there is no plan to have them stop working before the end of the work week, Baker said, adding that she has no authority to direct other e...More..

Ash covers OR cities, wildfire smoke chokes US West
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Ash covers OR cities, wildfire smoke chokes US West

The fire threatened to reach the more populated Portland suburbs as it moves westward. A fire started by kids playing with fireworks is destroying forests and famous OR locations along the Columbia River . Fir...More..

Tennessee beats Georgia Tech in double overtime, 42-41: 3 takeaways
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Tennessee beats Georgia Tech in double overtime, 42-41: 3 takeaways

This time, they marched 75 yards on 16 plays and bled an even seven minutes off the clock, with Marshall running for 38 yards and Benson chewing up 26 more. Certainly, he was disturbed by his defense - and had ...More..

Trump is not my bride - Putin
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Trump is not my bride - Putin

The Russian president said that Russia "reserves the right" to shrink the USA mission in Russia further from the current reduced number of 455 diplomats and staff. " Ramping up military hysteria in such con...More..

Life Without Su'a Cravens on Redskins
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Life Without Su'a Cravens on Redskins

He also notes that this isn't the first time that Cravens has considered retirement, despite being just 22 years old and having played only a single year in the league. "He has to handle what he needs to handle...More..

Hurricane Harvey: Day of prayer declared
by | Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Hurricane Harvey: Day of prayer declared

President Trump has just declared Sunday to be "a National Day of Prayer ", joining with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott who has also called on Texans to pray for recovery efforts from Hurricane Harvey. The governor...More..

Trump Warns North Korea after Firing Test-Missile over Japan
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Trump Warns North Korea after Firing Test-Missile over Japan

State media said Kim visited the Nuclear Weapons Institute and inspected a "homemade" H-bomb with "super explosive power" that "is adjustable from tens (of) kiloton to hundreds (of) kiloton". The quake appeared...More..

Justin Thomas Secures Fifth Victory of Incredible Season
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Justin Thomas Secures Fifth Victory of Incredible Season

Thomas also set a new US Open benchmark with his third-round 63 at Erin Hills - the lowest single-round score in relation to par in the tournament's history, and he then made his major breakthrough with a stu...More..

Wantaway Costa included in Chelsea's Premier League squad
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Wantaway Costa included in Chelsea's Premier League squad

Chelsea winger Eden Hazard says that the Blues' squad still possesses strength in depth, despite missing out on a number of alleged transfer targets. But all the trophies are hard to win you know, it is not ...More..

Modi in Myanmar will be cautious on Rohinyga Muslim issue
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Modi in Myanmar will be cautious on Rohinyga Muslim issue

In Chechnya, thousands of people took part in an official rally at which strongman ruler Ramzan Kadyrov called for the "guilty to be punished". In a telephone interview from Yango, Marsudi told local Metro TV...More..

PM Modi receives ceremonial welcome in Myanmar
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

PM Modi receives ceremonial welcome in Myanmar

Surprisingly, the pioneers of BRICS had censured Pakistan subsidized fear gatherings, for example, Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), Jaish-e-Mohammed (JEM) and the Haqqani arrange and named them in an announcement denou...More..

Donald Trump condemns 'very hostile' North Korea nuclear test
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Donald Trump condemns 'very hostile' North Korea nuclear test

China's foreign ministry went so far as to blame the US and South Korea for conducting a large, week-long military drill that has historically provoked Kim. But he also said he was "skeptical that this design h...More..

Harry Sterling: Saner heads should prevail on North Korea
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Harry Sterling: Saner heads should prevail on North Korea

The language from North Korea on Wednesday is as familiar as it is chilling, a declaration to the world to expect more missile tests. "This regime has signaled its contempt for its neighbors, for all members of...More..

South Korea's Moon orders maximum retaliatory measures over North Korea
by | Tuesday, September 05, 2017

South Korea's Moon orders maximum retaliatory measures over North Korea

Security Council to make North Korea "completely isolated", said Chung Eui Yong, head of the National Security Office. President Moon Jae-in has called an urgent National Security Council (NSC) meeting to dis...More..

Texas governor estimates Harvey damage at up to $180bn
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

Texas governor estimates Harvey damage at up to $180bn

Pence paid tribute to the people of Texas: "The resilience of the people of Texas has been inspiring". Abbott wrapped up by encouraging people to pray for those who are risking their lives to help others. Bra...More..

Australia, South Korea call for tougher United Nations sanctions to isolate North Korea
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

Australia, South Korea call for tougher United Nations sanctions to isolate North Korea

The presidential office said that South Korea's National Security Office chief, Chung Eui-yong and his US counterpart, Herbert McMaster held telephone talks for about 20 minutes from 1:45 p.m. Pyongyang fired a...More..

Texas governor says Harvey damage could reach $180 billion
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

Texas governor says Harvey damage could reach $180 billion

President Donald Trump visited storm-ravaged areas in Texas over the weekend, expressing hope for speedy congressional action on Harvey aid. The White House is asking Congress for $7.8 billion in immediate ...More..

Nebraska National Guard sends 44 person medical team to Texas
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

Nebraska National Guard sends 44 person medical team to Texas

The Nebraska National Guard was deployed to Texas nearly a week ago and has since been rescuing survivors, hauling food, water and even 500 pounds of blood to a local hospital. More than 1,500 Guardsmen are pre...More..

Pliskova Survives US Open Scare
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

Pliskova Survives US Open Scare

She also managed to get 62 percent of her first serves in, and won 46 percent of her receiving points, giving her a strong 6-3 set opener. The match was 25-year-old Zhang's best showing against the tournament...More..

Kim Jong-un 'inspects miniaturised H-bomb'
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

Kim Jong-un 'inspects miniaturised H-bomb'

The report follows an agreement made on Friday between South Korea and the U.S. to strengthen Seoul's defenses and Washington gave a nod to billions in arms sales to the country, the White House said, days afte...More..

Trump Drafted Letter to Comey on Why He Was Getting Fired
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

Trump Drafted Letter to Comey on Why He Was Getting Fired

Trump's letter was prepared with the help of White House senior adviser Stephen Miller, the two people said . At the time , CNN reported that a former White House aide called Schiller, who became Trump's ...More..

Thousands of acres burn in Los Angeles-area fire
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

Thousands of acres burn in Los Angeles-area fire

As of noon Saturday, the blaze had spread across 5,000 acres and was 10 percent contained, according to the Los Angeles City Fire Department. Approximately 50 homes were threatened as the blaze turned tow...More..

Oklahoma shelters, deputies work to move abandoned animals from Houston
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

Oklahoma shelters, deputies work to move abandoned animals from Houston

While these good pups are still searching for their forever home, they are just excited to be rescued from the storm. Until 2:00 pm on Saturday, Sept. Stock trailers will be in the area to help her take the ani...More..

Utah nurse arrested for refusing to give patient's blood
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

Utah nurse arrested for refusing to give patient's blood

After the incident, Wubbels accepted apologies from the Salt Lake City mayor and police chief, saying she felt they were honest. Wubbels refused the request, citing a hospital policy which does not allow ...More..

Pigrome's three TDs lead Maryland past No. 23 Texas
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

Pigrome's three TDs lead Maryland past No. 23 Texas

On his first series, he threw an interception that was run back for a touchdown by Texas Longhorns Cornerback Holton Hill . The Terrapins amassed 489 yards and rode the legs of junior running back Ty Johnson ...More..

Kenya's Supreme Court Voids Kenyatta's Re-election, Orders Re-run
by | Sunday, September 03, 2017

Kenya's Supreme Court Voids Kenyatta's Re-election, Orders Re-run

Instead, opposition supporters exploded in celebration. However, the court cited irregularities in the conduct of the vote, with a 4-2 majority decision ruling in favour of a petition by opposition leader Ra...More..