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Senate Republicans gain moment on tax reform budget measure

Senate Republicans gain moment on tax reform budget measure Senator Susan Collins of ME announced on Sunday that she will likely vote 'yes'. The nonbinding budget plan would permit Republicans to pass follow-up tax cuts later this year that would cost up to $1.5 trillion over the coming decade. "I'll vote for nearly any tax cut that comes down". Republicans use different math, relying on optimistic predictions of economic growth that average 2.6 percen... [Full Article...]

Xi Jinping declares China's intent to be a 'leading power' by 2050

Xi Jinping declares China's intent to be a 'leading power' by 2050 He's already been declared a "core leader" of the party - a status that's on par with the CPC founder Mao Zedong and his successor Deng Xiaoping. China's stocks have never been this boring, while the yuan has rarely been this wild: and both developments can be traced back to President Xi Jinping. [Full Article...]

Israel advances plans for 1292 West Bank settler homes: NGO

Israeli authorities approved on Monday the construction of 31 new housing units for settlers in the West Bank's flashpoint city of Hebron , for the first time in 15 years. Israel took heavy criticism on settlement construction from Obama's administration, but that has not been the case with Trump. Last month, USA ambassador to Israel David Friedman, himself a supporter of settlements, enraged... [Full Article...]

Fla. Legislator Rips Trump for Comment to Soldier's Widow

Fla. Legislator Rips Trump for Comment to Soldier's Widow Army Sgt. "Sarcastically he said: 'But you know he must have known what he signed up for, '" Wilson recounted to NBC6. Trump made calls to the families of the four United States troops killed in an ambush in Niger - a day after he said he would call them at the "appropriate time" when questioned about his public silence. [Full Article...]

NTU beats NUS in university ranking - again

NTU beats NUS in university ranking - again Speaking on the performance of the institute, IIT-B director Devang Khakhar said: "I am glad that IIT, Bombay, continues to rise in the rankings". The university has scored 21.4 in academic reputation parameter as compared to IIT Bombay, which has scored the highest among Indian institutions at 88.1. [Full Article...]

Gregg Popovich: 'We have a pathological liar in the White House'

Gregg Popovich: 'We have a pathological liar in the White House' Former Obama staffers and a spokesman for former President George W. Bush pushed back on Trump's comments. Trump , while defending his slow response to the deaths of four USA soldiers in Niger earlier this month, said that most of the presidents who came before him never called the families of service members killed in action. [Full Article...]

Monmouth University Poll: Virginia Gubernatorial Race Is Tied

Monmouth University Poll: Virginia Gubernatorial Race Is Tied Leaving Cliff Hyra with only two percent of the vote. Last month, a Wason Center poll gave Northam a 6-percent advantage over Gillespie, a former lobbyist and one-time Republican National Committee chairman. The Roanoke College Poll revealed that the economy and health care are the most important issues for likely Virginia voters. Virginia's election will take place November 7. [Full Article...]

Trump meets with Greek prime minister at the White House

Trump meets with Greek prime minister at the White House President Donald Trump says the US stands with Greece as they recover from their economic crisis. He added, "A strong and flourishing Greece provides vast opportunity for American trade, investment and job creation". Trump also commended Greece for being one of the few North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries to spend more than two percent of GDP on defense, a key demand he has made of alli... [Full Article...]

Trump Slams Clinton For Defending NFL Anthem Kneeler

Clinton said that while she won most of the minority vote during the 2016 election, she could have done a better job at reassuring the fears of white voters and women while talking with an Economists podcast Tuesday. 'I think I'm in a position where my voice will actually be magnified - because I am not running, ' she said. "It was to demonstrate in a peaceful way against racism and injustice in ... [Full Article...]

Taj Mahal Is India's Pride: Union Tourism Minister

Taj Mahal Is India's Pride: Union Tourism Minister The former UP minister said that if the BJP and Som are adamant about not accepting that the Taj Mahal is a legacy of India, then the BJP MLA along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath should come forward to demolish the monument. [Full Article...]

Sean Spicer meets with Mueller's team

Politico first reported the interview with Spicer. Mueller is investigating whether the Trump campaign colluded with Moscow to interfere in the 2016 presidential election, the firing of Comey as well as a statement Trump made about Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a lawyer at one time linked to the Russian government. [Full Article...]

Senators reach bipartisan deal to fund Obamacare subsidies cut by Trump

Senators reach bipartisan deal to fund Obamacare subsidies cut by Trump At a press conference with Greek Prime Minister Tsipras on Tuesday at the White House , Trump decried the CSR payments as money that insurers use to "line their pockets" and "raise their stock prices". He says a replacement would have the federal government turn over money for health care directly to states in the form of block grants. The answer is simple - health insurers are expected to ... [Full Article...]

Ryan says Senate biggest obstacle to passing tax cut

Ryan says Senate biggest obstacle to passing tax cut In his remarks, McCain said, 'To fear the world we have organized and led for three-quarters of a century, to abandon the ideals we have advanced around the globe, to refuse the obligations of global leadership and our duty to remain "the last best hope on earth" for the sake of some half-baked, spurious nationalism cooked up by people who would rather find scapegoats than solve problems is an unp... [Full Article...]

Relation Between Las Vegas Shooting Security Guard And Kanye West

Relation Between Las Vegas Shooting Security Guard And Kanye West Jesus Campos wants to tell his story at a time and place of his choosing. I think we owe him the opportunity to get a couple of weeks behind him that will enable him to gather his strength and his emotional focus to be able to deal with these things. [Full Article...]

Punjab: Unidentified men on motorcycle shoot RSS leader dead

Punjab: Unidentified men on motorcycle shoot RSS leader dead The 60-year-old Ravinder was attached with the RSS shakha for the past 30 years. Gosain was returning from an RSS shakha (daily training in the early morning) and was near his house when he was attacked. According to local reports, Gosai died on the spot while the assailants fled the spot. The CCTV footage from the area showed that the two men had been roaming in the area since morning. [Full Article...]

Highway Patrol enforcing stop arm, traffic violations around school zones

Highway Patrol enforcing stop arm, traffic violations around school zones School buses use yellow flashing lights to alert motorists that they are preparing to stop to load or unload children. DPS Troopers encourage everyone to watch out for students and slow down near school zones and bus stops. "When approaching a school bus from any direction and the red flashing lights are engaged, stop and stay stopped until the bus turns off the lights and has re-entered traffic... [Full Article...]

Kentucky Ranks Below Average on Business Tax Climate Index

Scott Drenard, the Tax Foundation's director of state projects, praised IN for its well-structured tax climate. The absence of a major tax is a common factor among numerous top 10 states. "A lot of states took a wait-and-see approach", Walczak said. IN and Utah, for example, levy all of the major tax types, but do so with low rates on broad bases. [Full Article...]

More Than 10000 Additional Rohingya Flee to Bangladesh

More Than 10000 Additional Rohingya Flee to Bangladesh A July report describing near starvation in Myanmar's Rakhine state has been expunged from the United Nations website-at Myanmar's request. Aizawl (www.zoramobserver.com): Security has been tightened along the Indo-Myanmar border on Mizoram side as eight additional companies of Assam Rifles have been deployed in the border areas to foil the possibility of Rohingya Muslims entering Mizoram from n... [Full Article...]

Treasury rejects OECD's suggestion for second referendum

Treasury rejects OECD's suggestion for second referendum But it warned the very real threat of no deal would spark a sharp reaction by financial markets, sending the exchange rate to new lows and leading to a downgrade in the UK's sovereign rating. The think-tank is now projecting that the British economy will grow by just one per cent next year. The OECD meanwhile left its economic growth forecasts for Britain unchanged at 1.6 percent in 2017 and one... [Full Article...]

Senator Abaribe Applies to Withdraw as Kanu's Surety

Senator Abaribe Applies to Withdraw as Kanu's Surety The activities of the Nigerian Army as affecting the second defendant are matters of state secret incapable of being unravelled by the applicant, which activities have put the second defendant out of the reach of the applicant, such that the applicant can not reasonably be expected to produce the second defendant before this court. [Full Article...]


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