Tuesday July 25-th, 2017

Senate panel subpoenas Manafort; Kushner gives more testimony Senate panel subpoenas Manafort; Kushner gives more testimony

In their statement , Grassley and Feinstein said that Manafort's attorney "said that he would be willing to provide only a single transcribed interview to Congress, which would not be available to the Judiciary Committee members or staff".

Red Sox drop series opener 4-0 in Seattle Red Sox drop series opener 4-0 in Seattle

Bradley was jammed by an inside pitch and muscled a single into center field. But Paxton struck out Andrew Benitendi and Dustin Pedroia to retire the side. On Aug. 9, 2013, Rafael Devers signed on with the Red Sox as a highly-regarded, 16-year-ol...

Six Congress MPs suspended from Lok Sabha for five days following ruckus Six Congress MPs suspended from Lok Sabha for five days following ruckus

In her order, the Speaker said she was constrained to name the Members of Parliament for their improper behaviour. The Congress Party said that Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan should have given the six party MPs a chance to explain their st...

Renowned scientist and academician Professor Yash Pal no more Renowned scientist and academician Professor Yash Pal no more

A physicist of worldwide repute, he was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 1976 and the Padma Vibhushan, in 2013. Professor Yash Pal returned to the TIFR in 1958 and served there till 1973 until he shifted to Ahmedabad to set up the Satellite Application C...

The Vatican Turns off Famous Fountains, as Rome Struggles in Drought The Vatican Turns off Famous Fountains, as Rome Struggles in Drought

Suffocating summer heat, coupled with two years of below-average rainfall, has forced the Italian capital to close drinking fountains and consider water rationing. Meanwhile Coldiretti, the farmers' association, estimates €2 billion worth of damage t...

Knife-wielding man attacks Spanish cop Knife-wielding man attacks Spanish cop

Spanish Interior Minister Juan Ignacio Zoido confirmed the incident on Twitter. One of the officers hurled a portable road barricade at him, throwing him to the ground as other agents pounced to remove the knife. Shouting " Allahu Akbar ", the armed ...

Get Well Soon, Sen. John McCain Get Well Soon, Sen. John McCain

Now Trump is saluting McCain for returning to Washington , D.C., for the vote to start debate on the GOP Senate leadership's health care legislation. Kelli Ward told IN station 1190 AM WOWO. "Including Democrats", said Cornyn, the Republican whi...

Gulf Arab states blacklist nine individuals, nine organizations: SPA Gulf Arab states blacklist nine individuals, nine organizations: SPA

Turkey has been Qatar's most powerful ally in the dispute. "Gas is supplied by sea". He said he and others had had to "think twice" before accepting Qatar's invitation to the conference over Doha's "fundamental issues" with the rights of women, min...

Trump blocks Chrissy Teigen after she tweeted 'lol no one likes you' Trump blocks Chrissy Teigen after she tweeted 'lol no one likes you'

Meanwhile, President Trump is making news for an early-morning tweet jokingly claiming that 11-year-old Barron Trump will be next up to testify that Barron had nothing to do with colluding with Russians. If you go back, I've been trolling him f...

Trump says he is working on 'major trade deal' with UK Trump says he is working on 'major trade deal' with UK

As it started to overshadow his trip with headlines of, the Trade Secretary was challenged to eat a chlorine-washed chicken on live television. US farm leaders have said they hope the two governments can establish a trading relationship in which th...

Charlie Gard's parents in new fight to take baby home Charlie Gard's parents in new fight to take baby home

The whole world has been following the heart-wrenching story of 11-month-old Charlie Gard from England. He said the dispute cried out for settlement. A previously scheduled hearing on Monday was said to review "fresh evidence" from the Yates fa...

US Navy Fires Warning Shots Toward Iranian Ship During 'Tense Encounter' US Navy Fires Warning Shots Toward Iranian Ship During 'Tense Encounter'

An armed vessel belonging to Iran's elite Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps came within 150 yards of the Thunderbolt as it conducted training exercises in global waters, according to defense officials. Officials say the Navy fired shots out of c...

Russian Federation sees USA sanctions as 'counterproductive' Russian Federation sees USA sanctions as 'counterproductive'

Peskov said the Kremlin took "an extremely negative view" of the proposed new sanctions . "We support where the legislation is now and will continue working with the House and Senate to put those tough sanctions in place on Russian Federation ...

Publicly assailed by Trump, Sessions says he's staying on Publicly assailed by Trump, Sessions says he's staying on

In the far-ranging New York Times interview , which included an expression of regret over appointing Jeff Sessions attorney general, Trump called the scandalous 35-page dossier "made-up junk". John F. Wood , an attorney with the law firm of Hughes...

Newborn's parents accused of giving her drugs to cover heroin withdrawal Newborn's parents accused of giving her drugs to cover heroin withdrawal

They did it when hospital staffers were not looking. Confessing to their crime, the couple said they tried hiding the two-month-old baby's drug addiction from the nurses in the hospital where she was born. The couple made bail, but authorities ...

Captain Marvel time period and villain revealed Captain Marvel time period and villain revealed

It may be time for Marvel moviegoers to start asking themselves that same question. We had previously known that Oscar victor Brie Larson would play Carol Danvers , the US Airforce officer who becomes the superhero Captain Marvel , and that the d...

GOP lawmaker uses Scalise shooting in his campaign for Senate GOP lawmaker uses Scalise shooting in his campaign for Senate

Scalise's chief of staff reacted to Brooks' ad by tweeting , "This makes my stomach turn". Congressman Mo Brooks is defending his latest Senate advertisement, despite facing criticism for invoking last month's GOP baseball shooting in the ad.

Rauner Repeats Threat of Special Session Over School Funding Rauner Repeats Threat of Special Session Over School Funding

The budget was the first since 2015, ending the longest such stalemate of any state since at least the Great Depression. The governor's plan would maintain the same CPS tier funding and pension funding but redistribute all of the CPS block grant fund...

Minneapolis Police Chief Resigns Amid Controversy Over Justine Damond Shooting Minneapolis Police Chief Resigns Amid Controversy Over Justine Damond Shooting

Forty-year-old Justine Damond died after she was shot by a police officer on July 15. The search warrant did not explicitly say Ms Damond was the woman who slapped the cruiser. The commander reviewing Noor's records said the officer's level of ...

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB) Receives Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB) Receives "Sell" Rating from Investec

Citigroup Inc.'s price objective suggests a potential upside of 3.13% from the company's previous close. The stock decreased 0.27% or GBX 0.84 on July 24, reaching GBX 312.71. The rating was upgraded by Deutsche Bank to "Buy" on Thursday, November ...

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