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Trump tweets he's still optimistic on health overhaul

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Cochran's staff said that the Senator was recovering from a "urological issue" that is neither cancerous nor serious. "Thanks for the well-wishes". Since the election, Republicans have been struggling to round up enough votes behind a plan to repeal and replace Obama's health care law. Read More »

Young Thug arrested in Brookhaven on drug charges

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Police searched the vehicle based on the smell of marijuana and located "several items of narcotics and pills, some liquid codeine as well as two firearms and a large amount of U.S. The rep confirmed that the rapper - real name: Jeffrey Lamar Williams - is facing felony charges although he was unable to provide further details at press time. Read More »

Bilawal says PTI, MQM becoming threat to parliament's stability

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Expressing displeasure over role of Khursheed Shah, both parties during the meeting stressed a need to change the opposition leader and also chose to contact with other opposition parties in this regard. Shah added that though he had great respect for incumbent Opposition Leader Khursheed Shah yet he feared of another deal between the ruling parties in Sindh and Punjab and therefore it was necessary to bring a change by installing an impartial caretaker system before next general elections. Read More »

Macron Pushes a More Integrated Europe, With Eye on Germany

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Merkel must now try form a government that is likely to include the Free Democratic Party (FDP), whose leader is an outspoken critic of Macron's European agenda and has said a eurozone budget would be a "red line". An EU-wide agency to handle asylum requests, a beefed up common border force and a European innovation agency were among other ideas for EU organizations. Read More »

Jared Kushner registed to vote as a woman

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It's not clear if this constitutes a breach of voting laws, but it is quite ironic considering the Trump administration's claims of widespread voter fraud. Kushner has maintained he's not guilty of collusion and blamed the error on his staff . It wasn't immediately clear what happened that Kushner was registered as a woman, and was an active voter as of this November. Read More »

Henrikh Mkhitaryan wants Armenian fans' support against CSKA

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I think if United go in there with the right attitude, which I'm sure Mourinho will get across to the players come the time of kick-off , then the Red Devils should have too much for CSKA Moscow . All three midfield players that we lose for this match . However, Mourinho was keen to emphasise Mkhitaryan is not a guaranteed starter at Arena CSKA . Read More »

Terrorists kill retired BSF officer Rameez Ahmad Parray

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On May 9 this year, an Army officer from Kashmir, Lieutenant Umer Fayaz, was abducted and shot dead by militants in Shopian district where he had gone to attend the wedding of a relative. "They threatened and thrashed most of the family members including Parrey", family members said. The trio have been shifted to a Srinagar hospital for treatment. Read More »

Top US general recommends not kicking out transgender troops

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The JCS chief, however, said that it is only a matter of a " very short time " before North Korea possesses a nuclear weapon that can be mounted on an intercontinental ballistic missile. Tensions have reached a new peak Monday, when Pyongyang has accused Washington of having " declared war ". Despite the tensions and threats, Dunford told the panel the US has not detected changes in the North Korean military posture, something which he said was being watched "very carefully". Read More »

President to rally for GOP tax plan

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However prior to his visit to Indianapolis , Indiana Democratic Party Chairman John Zody stopped by Daybreak. "We'll cut out the hand-outs, the carve-outs, and the loopholes that benefit the wealthy and the well-connected, and we're going make the tax code flatter and fairer for every American", Pence pledged. Read More »

Trump 'thinking about' lifting Jones Act to help Puerto Rico

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Right now we have enough fuel. Richard Blumenthal, D-Connecticut, whether the military could do more, Dunford said "If there is, we'll be doing it". "And it will give islanders access to global oil markets - crucial for running its electric grid - devoid of a 30 percent Jones Act markup". The Department of Homeland Security did that earlier this month in response to hurricanes Harvey and Irma, which hammered the Gulf and Atlantic Coasts. Read More »

Telangana bags 8 National Tourism Awards

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On the occasion, the President presented the "National Tourism Awards, 2015-16" to various segments of the travel, tourism and hospitality industry. The President said that in India too the livelihood of a very large number of people is linked to the tourism industry. Read More »

Where Is Hurricane Lee Going And When Will It Hit?

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Hurricane center forecasters said Lee will be moving into cooler water temperatures over the next day, which should start to weaken the storm. The hurricane center said Maria would turn to the north-northeast today and then to the east-northeast on Thursday. Read More »

German FDP reject Macron's call to create joint euro zone budget

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Ahead of his speech, Elysee officials said Macron hoped his ideas would be taken into account in Germany's coalition building negotiations. "This was a speech steeped in symbolism and an attempt to re-inspire the European project - but, is it just more smoke and mirrors and more slogan driven politics to disguise the lack of solutions to the challenges the EU faces", said Legutko. Read More »

Michelle Obama Gets Real About Women Who Voted For Donald Trump

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In an interview with Late Late Show host Ryan Tubridy in NY, the Democratic nominee spoke about her concerns about President Donald Trump, interference in the election she lost, and about the Clintons' links to Ireland. Since leaving the White House, however, the Obamas have kept a relatively low profile in politics. Nonetheless, the former first lady made clear that both she and Barack are still hoping for the best when it comes to Trump. Read More »

VHSE Improvement Exam Results 2017 declared, how to check

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The Board of Higher Secondary Education Kerala is the regulatory body of higher secondary schools in Kerala. It was formed in 1990 to reorganize secondary and collegiate education in the Indian state of Kerala. Due to the huge number of visitors on the Kerala results website some of the candidates may face technical issues in getting the results. All the candidates who had written the exam are eagerly waiting for the DHSE Kerala Plus One Supplementary/ improvement results 2017. Read More »

Russian Federation calls on U.S. to destroy chemical weapons

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The president said Russian Federation is laying an example in delivering on its promise to destroy its arsenal in a bid to encourage other nations to follow suit. The initial phases of the Russian disposal program were funded by the USA and Canada however Russia has been funding its own chemical disposal from 2009. Read More »

Tom Price's taxpayer-funded private-jet travels mixed business with pleasure

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Politico reported earlier this week that he opted for private travel over commercial flights 24 times since May, including five such flights last week. Price's office and the HHS have repeatedly defended his use of the private jets, a break from the precedent of previous HHS directors, claiming that the department uses private travel only when other means of transportation are not feasible. Read More »

DHS Considering Waiving Shipping Limits to Puerto Rico

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The Arizona Republican is urging the Trump administration to lift an "archaic" restriction on foreign ships delivering goods between USA ports - which he says is forcing the hurricane-battered territory to pay through the nose for desperately needed supplies instead of getting help from nearby islands. Read More »

15-year-old dead, 16-year-old wounded in NYC school stabbing

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Authorities believe there was an argument between the two victims and the 18-year-old suspect, who was arrested but has yet to be charged, the New York Post reported . 67, an elementary school. The boy who died, a 16-year-old, was stabbed in the chest, according to the police. A pair of scissors was recovered from the scene. Read More »

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test

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Lead spinner Rangana Herath , meanwhile, is by far the most-capped cricketer in the series - all of 83 Tests and 389 wickets to his name. Pakistan get their month-long series against Sri Lanka going at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in the opener of the two-Test series on Thursday, and while putting his squad through the paces at the Capital grounds on Monday, Arthur said that they were up for the challenge. Read More »

Spanish PM Rajoy meets Donald Trump in Washington days before illegal referendum

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She says the U.S. will work with any government or entity that comes out of the vote. The issue is not new with Catalonia calling for a clear break from the rest of Spain since 2012. "I think it would be foolish not to, if you're talking about staying with a truly great, attractive and very historic country". Echoing his criticism of American polling data on him during the 2016 election, Mr Trump said of the Catalonian people: "if you have accurate numbers and polling, you would see they ... Read More »

President Obama Compared Dropping Malia Off at College to "Open-Heart Surgery"

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Former US President Barack Obama has revealed that dropping off daughter Malia at college "was like open heart surgery". Obama clarified that he did not cry in front of his daughter, but the return journey was a different story. Beyond his frequent and unabashed tears, Obama has also spoken out a few times on the importance of family and just how much fatherhood has meant to him. Read More »

Parents of OH student speak out on North Korea

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In a case like this, a full-scale autopsy would normally be carried out to provide more details on the cause of death, but at the request of the Warmbiers no autopsy was performed. However, they quickly learned the terrifying extent of his injuries. Her husband continued: "We were in a waiting room with the medical team as the plane arrived". Read More »

Russian Federation planning response in Open Skies Treaty feud with US

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The Treaty on Open Skies was initially aimed at promoting transparency and trust between the parties during the Cold War era, however, nowadays it turned into another subject of contention between the U.S. These relations are enduring a torrid time in recent years and according to a U.S. State Department official who spoke to the Wall Street Journal , they are further affected by Moscow's decision not to entirely comply with the treaty . Read More »

'A Liability, But...': Pak Foreign Minister's Confession On Hafiz Saeed

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Pakistan Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif on Tuesday, September 26, showed perhaps the first sign of submission that the problem of terrorism lay within the boundaries of his country, ending a long wait by India and the world for Pakistan to admit to the truth: That it is truly the Terroristan as it was called by India at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) meeting in the United States recently. Read More »

Schaeuble Is Ready to Leave Finance Ministry for Parliament, Official Says

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Chancellor Angela Merkel's parliamentary group plans to nominate Schaeuble, 75, for the post of Bundestag president at a meeting on October 17, caucus head Volker Kauder said in a statement on Wednesday. Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU), their Bavarian CSU allies and previous coalition partners the Social Democrats (SPD) all suffered heavy losses compared with 2013's result. Read More »

Here's what the president's new tax plan looks like

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It could also hurt Trump . For companies with an global footprint, the White House is also proposing a shift from the current worldwide tax system to a territorial system. Neal, who took notes during the meeting, showed reporters his notepad with a quote that he wrote down, saying it was from Trump: "The rich will not benefit". Read More »

Senator Peyton Manning? It could actually happen

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It doesn't look like Peyton Manning is sticking to sports. Business Insider politics reporter , Joe Perticone , said Manning is "indeed a possible 2020 senate candidate" in a tweet. GOP consultant Tom Ingram spoke to the Tennessean about the possibility of Manning running for a seat in March, but he said he doesn't know about anything about the former QB running for office. Read More »

Ducey: McCain vote against ACA repeal shortsighted

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And McCain was largely to blame, he argued. Sen. John McCain announced his intention of voting against the latest Obamacare repeal and replacement bill - the Graham-Cassidy Bill. Given the strained relationship between Trump and McConnell - Axios' Mike Allen reports Trump has even taken to physically mocking the Kentucky senator in private - this tweet will likely not help fix that divide. Read More »

Fake News Writer Found Dead in Bed

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In an interview with The Washington Post in 2016 , Horner credited himself for putting President Donald Trump in office. The Maricopa County medical examiner said there were no signs of foul play, and that there was evidence the death could have been caused by an accidental overdose. Read More »