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by | May 23, 2017 | 23:18

Mike Conaway, R-Texas, chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, when asked about looming cuts to farm programs. But it needs to pass a spending bill by September 30, the end of the fiscal year, in order to avert a government shutdown. The government hasn't run a surplus since the late 1990s when a budget deal between Democrat Bill Clinton and congressional Republicans combined with the longest USA economic recovery in history produced four years of black ink from 1998 to 2001.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:56

Current and former officials said either Trump lacks an understanding of the FBI's role as an independent law enforcement agency or does not care about maintaining such boundaries. "What I have heard is that I believe Director Comey and I are going to have a conversation on Monday". Take Me To Post Comment FormAs a candidate, Trump proudly Tweeted that he could shoot someone on 5th Ave.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:02

Relying on one of his preferred insults, Trump said he would call the perpetrators "losers, because that's what they are". They were all saying I did. Any leader would face an enormous challenge in seeking to bring the Israelis and Palestinians together for meaningful talks, and Trump's inexperience and domestic political struggles will only add to it.

by | May 23, 2017 | 23:44

Prime Minister May called an emergency meeting with intelligence chiefs on Tuesday morning. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron cancelled a campaign tour to Gibraltar after the explosion, which police say they are treating as a terrorist attack .

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:08

Russian election interference has been a political hot topic ever since Donald Trump fired James Comey last week, then suggested that he made his decision in part because of the FBI's ongoing investigation on the matter. "The White House does not confirm or deny unsubstantiated claims based on illegal leaks from anonymous individuals", a White House spokesperson said.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:53

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by | May 24, 2017 | 00:37

Observers also noted that the White House routinely shared intelligence with other countries. "He was insane, a real nut job ", Trump told Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Ambassador Sergey Kislyak, according to a document which was read to the Times by an American official.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:29

Abbas reiterated the Palestinian commitment to work with the US president to achieve a historic peace deal, based on the two-state solution. Oded Revivi (OH-dead Re-VEE-veeis) is the chief foreign envoy of the Yesha settlers' council. He has spoken of reviving long-stalled peace efforts between the Israelis and Palestinians, but few specifics have emerged of how he intends to do so.

by | May 23, 2017 | 23:23

Georgina Callander, 18, was the first victim to be identified after the Monday night attack. "I extend my deepest condolences to those so terribly injured in this terrorist attack and those killed, and so many families of the victims". i don't have words". Here is what we know so far about the terror attack, the deadliest in Britain since 2005. Chloe Nayman's initial thought was: "We're going to die".

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:57

People at the concert at the Manchester Arena said they heard what sounded like explosions at the end of the show, about 10:30 p.m. local time. "There were fathers carrying their little girls in tears", said Sebastian Diaz, a 19-year-old from Newcastle.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:04

His talks in Bethlehem with the Palestinian president come after Trump on Monday made a heavily symbolic visit to the Western Wall in Jerusalem and met Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu . Trump is meeting in Bethlehem with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to talk about resuming long-stalled Israeli-Palestinian negotiations. Abbas' adviser Majdi Khaldi told the Voice of Palestine radio that in the short term, renewed negotiations must address the Palestinians' economic problems ...

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:30

The Iranian president championed a nuclear deal with the United States and five other major powers in 2015 that led to the lifting of most sanctions against Iran past year, in return for curbs on its nuclear programme. "Power should not pass on through inheritance, but through elections". They were joined by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife, Sara, as well as daughter Ivanka Trump and son-in-law Jared Kushner, who are both White House senior advisers.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:00

They have not said what his connection is to the bomber, who was one of the 22 killed when he detonated the "nail bomb" Monday night in the rotunda at Manchester Arena. "I love them both and wouldn't know what to do without them". Roussos had attended the concert with her mother Lisa and her sister Ashlee Bromwich, who are understood to be receiving treatment for shrapnel wounds at a hospital in nearby Bolton.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:29

In a statement , the Greater Manchester Police said that they arrested a 23-year-old man in south Manchester in connection with the attack as hundreds of police swarmed through the city in the aftermath of the blast. Grande tweeted that she was "broken" after the incident. "It was an attack on an event frequented mostly by youths and teenagers, an attack created to kill".

by | May 23, 2017 | 23:30

It is believed that the blast went off as fans of the United States pop star were leaving, some to be picked up by their parents. "We believe the attacker was carrying an improvised explosive device, which he detonated, causing this atrocity", he said.

by | May 23, 2017 | 23:49

People on social media have hailed her as an angel for coming to the children's aid. According to The Independent , Paula made it her mission to protect children who had attended the concert but seemed to have been unable to find their loved ones.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:18

If confirmed, it would be the deadliest militant assault on Britain since four British Muslims killed 52 people in suicide bombings on London's transport system in July 2005. May said police had identified the suspected attacker, though she did not reveal his name. A 23-year-old man was arrested Tuesday in south Manchester in connection to the bombing, police said.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:08

Trump ordered Flynn to resign three weeks into the new administration after news reports disclosed that he had lied to White House colleagues, including Vice President Mike Pence, about his communications with Sergey Kislyak, Russia's ambassador to the United States.

by | May 23, 2017 | 23:40

Trump is expected to hold around 40 minutes of talks with Abbas, whom he met at the White House earlier this month, before the two issue separate statements. "We're having very good discussions with all parties and as long as we see that happening, then we don't intend to do anything that we think could upset those discussions", the official said.

by | May 23, 2017 | 23:54

WASHINGTON (AP ) — Members of key congressional committees pledged Sunday to proceed with aggressive investigations into Russia's meddling in the US election and any ties with the Trump campaign, saying the American people need a full airing as to why former FBI director James Comey was ousted.

by | May 23, 2017 | 23:22

Cummings told Chaffetz that the Pentagon report supported his demand that the committee issue a subpoena to force the White House to turn over documents relating to Flynn. In addition to the RT payments, Flynn has come under scrutiny for collecting more than $500,000 for lobbying work on behalf of Turkish interests. In his letter, Cummings cited a standard security clearance question that asks respondents to disclose contacts with foreign governments or their representatives.

by | May 23, 2017 | 23:03

US intelligence sources told CBS News they were exercising caution on the early claim of responsibility from ISIS . Ellie Ward, 17, made his way out of the arena after the blast, and found her 64-year-old grandfather, who had been waiting for him when the explosion happened.

by | May 23, 2017 | 23:46

The tweet is the first reaction from Iranian side on President Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia and comes after Iranian President Hassan Rouhani was re-elected to a second term on Saturday. The irony of these countries funding initiatives that champion women isn't lost on President Donald Trump . During his visit, he had a different tone, from years ago, calling Islam one of the world's greatest faiths and promised Muslim leaders that the USA will work with them to fight terrorism.

by | May 23, 2017 | 23:55

He added that Jews in Israel are free to do whatever they dream, and that "Muslims, Christians and people of all faiths are free to live and worship according to their conscience" there. In a joint statement with Trump, Abbas said Palestinians "are committed to working with you to reach a historic peace deal between us and Israel". "So many young, beautiful, innocent people living and enjoying their lives murdered by evil losers in life", Trump said during remarks alongside Palestinian ...

by | May 23, 2017 | 22:48

When we got outside people were outside, crying and on their phones. The terrorist group released statements in several languages through its central media body praising the atrocity, claiming more than 100 "crusaders" were killed or wounded at the "shameless" concert.

by | May 23, 2017 | 22:48

Greater Manchester Police said that around 50 other people were injured in the explosion at the Ariana Grande concert. The hashtag #RoomForManchester began trending, with people offering their couches, spare rooms and cups of tea for those who were stranded after the huge explosion.

by | May 23, 2017 | 22:57

Teenage screams filled the arena just after the explosion Monday night, which also killed the attacker and injured dozens. Witnesses said they saw bolts and other bits of metal, indicating the bomb may have contained shrapnel meant to maximize injuries.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:19

Mr Trump pledged America's "absolute solidarity " with the United Kingdom and said that the time had come for the "wicked ideology" behind the terror attack to be "completely obliterated". He was not accompanied by any Israeli leaders during the visit to the site in east Jerusalem . The White House struggled to answer the question.

by | May 23, 2017 | 22:58

She called it among the worst terrorist incidents in Britain and "the worst ever to hit the north of England ". A European security official, speaking on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak about the ongoing investigation, said Abedi was a Briton of Libyan descent.

by | May 23, 2017 | 23:01

The demonstrators are protesting a shortage of medical supplies and are demanding the government open up a foreign humanitarian channel to supply medicine and food to the country. Doctors rallied in Venezuela Monday in the latest street protests against President Nicolas Maduro , as a young man lay in hospital after being set on fire by an angry crowd.

by | May 23, 2017 | 22:43

President Donald Trump is to meet with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas in the holy Christian city Bethlehem in a symbolic visit to the West Bank town at the end of May. "The Western Wall is not in your territory", the official reportedly said . The United States, like most of the worldwide community, has traditionally considered Jerusalem disputed ahead of final-status negotiations.

by | May 23, 2017 | 22:45

Chelsea's 93 points was the second highest total since the Premier League began in 1992 and they became the first Premier League team to register 30 victories in one season. "Tomorrow we fly to Australia [for a post-season friendly against Sydney FC on Wednesday] and when we come back I have a bit of work to do, just a few phone calls to make, before holiday".

by | May 23, 2017 | 23:38

China lodged an official protest with the United States today over new U.S. sanctions on Iran that target a Chinese business tied to Tehran's ballistic missile programme. Under the law, these sanctions can be waived for a maximum of 120 days. The timing is meant to show a hard stance on Iran - even as the administration continues to comply with the Iran nuclear deal.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:13

But he avoided any mention of a Palestinian state and did not address a campaign promise to move the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem , something Netanyahu yearns for. As with numerous president's problems, it was self-inflicted. "They were all saying I did", the president added. "You have another story wrong", he said .

by | May 23, 2017 | 22:38

The latest Welsh barometer poll shows a huge reversal in the positions of Labour and the Conservatives, with Labour up nine points and the Tories down seven. When May called a snap election for June 8, surveys indicated she would win a landslide comparable with Margaret Thatcher's 1983 majority of 144 seats in the 650-seat parliament.