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by | April 26, 2017 | 23:50

Moreover, the White House plan could clash in some ways with a broader tax plan shaped months ago by House Republicans, and complicating the consensus-building within the GOP. However, Short added, "I don't see this sliding into 2018". By running the risk of higher deficits, the Trump plan could damage the credibility of Republican lawmakers who spent years railing against the rising national debt under former President Barack Obama .

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:50

Under Britain's winner-takes-all electoral system, the party which wins a majority of the 650 seats in the Westminster parliament forms a government and the party leader is formally appointed prime minister by the queen. She said after the decision to go ahead with the snap poll as against the scheduled poll in 2020 that the early ballot would strengthen Britain's negotiating hand with the 27-member EU.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:40

Gen. Flynn's disclosure of payments". Former national security adviser Michael Flynn likely broke the law by failing to disclose foreign income he earned from Russian Federation and Turkey, the heads of the House Oversight Committee said Tuesday.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:37

Some lawmakers have expressed concerns that Trump's call for a big corporate tax cut would balloon the almost $20 trillion in long-term debt the US has accumulated if there are not corresponding measures to raise more revenue. Trump will also propose a repatriation tax on offshore earnings along the lines of his campaign proposal for a 10 percent levy, versus the 35 percent due on repatriated foreign profits under present law, the official said.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:36

The grand launching ceremony - which was attended by Fan Changlong, vice chairman of China's Central Military Commission - took place at the Dalian Shipyard of the China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation, who began construction of the vessel in November 2013, ifeng News reported.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:36

Ivanka Trump will have dinner with Merkel while in Germany. "You're the First Daughter of the United States and you're also an assistant to the President.The German audience is not that familiar with the concept of a first daughter, I'd like to ask you, what is your role, and who are you representing, your father as president of the United States, the American people, or your business?" While she acknowledged that she did share her perspective with her father - noting it "aligned with his" ...

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:35

The state says the U.S. Supreme Court has previously ruled the use of midazolam constitutional. The executive order signed in January aimed to stop federal financial support for cities and other jurisdictions that limit cooperation with federal authorities over immigration enforcement.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:30

Condemning the incident, AAP leader Kapil Mishra said this was a "cowardice" act and the country would "not tolerate" it. A Home Ministry official said on Tuesday that the government has no plans to deploy the army to tackle the Naxals, notwithstanding reverses being faced by paramilitary and police forces.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:29

The pit was about 3-and-a-half feet deep and 2 feet in diameter. A wooden board covered the pit. She said she knew him for about five years after meeting through mutual friends. Neighbors said he lives at the home. Reinbolt said he thinks Ohio's mental healthcare system is broken. Police Chief Scott Reinbolt said Dunn has a history of mental illness.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:22

Cummins entered no plea and could face life in prison if he's convicted of the federal charge. The judge deemed Cummins a flight risk and a danger, and he was ordered to be detained. "It's interesting Mr. Cummins made a spontaneous statement at the time that we took him down, 'I'm glad this over", said Sgt. Mike Gilley of the Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office, WVLT reported .

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:22

Obama returned to his hometown for an event at the University of Chicago on Monday, dubbed "Conversation on Civic Engagement". Former President Obama is totally the girl that broke up with us and knows that are new girlfriend is an air-head who's verbally abusive and thinks we could do better.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:20

Unrest that began late on Thursday night in the Caracas neighborhood of El Valle left eleven people dead from either electrocution or gunfire. The neighborhood witnessed pillaging and violent clashes between police and protesters, according to residents, some of whom took images of an anti-riot vehicle charred by Molotov cocktails.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:19

At least 12 people died on Friday after rioting broke out at the streets of Caracas , the Venezuelan capital, between government opponents and the National Guard, according to The New York Times. Rocks and petrol bombs from protesters are being met with rubber bullets and tear gas by authorities across the country. Opposition members said they have no intention of easing up on protests.

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:14

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman issued a statement saying he welcomes the court's decision, "As we've said since January - and my legal guidance makes clear, President Trump does not have the constitutional authority to broadly cut off funding to state and cities simply because they are lawfully acting to protect their immigrant families".

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:10

Earlier this year, Patagonia, REI and other companies pressured the association to pull its annual trade show out of Salt Lake City in protest of Utah officials' stance on protecting public lands. Utah senator Orrin Hatch said this week that he is "committed to rolling back the egregious abuse of the Antiquities Act to serve far-left special interests".

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:05

Sarkozy, still a powerful force in right-wing politics, later said on social media that he would vote for Macron because the election of Le Pen, who wants to take France out of the European Union, would lead to serious consequences for France .

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:02

Coulter, the event sponsors, audience, and bystanders could be adequately protected - at any of the campus venues available on April 27th", the letter said . Last Saturday, more than 20 people were arrested after hours of clashes and brawls between anti-Trump protesters and Trump supporters, who had planned a " free speech rally" in the center of Berkeley .

by | April 26, 2017 | 23:00

As he discussed the pair with someone a bar Wednesday night, the other person found Cummins' picture online in an urgent Amber Alert widely distributed by authorities. He was taken aback at how small and childlike she was, a side of her that the public didn't see while she was under Cummins' control. "The young mind is simply not well developed sufficiently to deal with the things that adults have to deal with.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:58

The "current situation is not sustainable, neither for Turkey nor for us", he said. The resolution adopted calls on the Turkish authorities urgently to take measures such as lifting the state of emergency "as soon as possible", halting the promulgation of emergency decree laws which bypass parliamentary procedures "unless strictly needed" and releasing all the parliamentarians and journalists detained pending trial.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:58

Only after Matthews scored the opening goal in Game 6 did the Caps' experience perhaps show itself as the club rallied to tie it and then win it on a pair of goals from Marcus Johansson . It was a game in which the goaltenders were tested. Toronto's Frederik Andersen was excellent as well in a 34-save performance, but the most stunning was in the third period when he stopped Oshie one-on-one using his glove.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:57

Far-right presidential contender Marine Le Pen said Tuesday that people are revolting against the elite and predicted that could translate into a "very big surprise" when ballots are cast May 7 in France's final round to choose a new leader - and it will be her.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:54

But with the Trump administration resetting relations with Egypt, McMullen said his team worked closely with the White House to negotiate her release. Aya was reportedly accompanied by Air Force Major Wes Spurlock, a military aide to the US President, and Egyptian-American Dina Powell, who is the US Deputy National Security Adviser.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:52

Meanwhile, CPI (M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury has criticised the central government for the "barbaric" attack on the jawans , blaming the Centre for not being concerned about internal security. Singh also visited a hospital and enquired about the health of the CRPF personnel injured in the Maoist ambush. The families of the two slain CRPF jawans from Haryana on Wednesday demanded that the government give a free hand to the security forces to deal with the Naxalites.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:51

In Israel, family law - divorce, marriage, endowments - falls under the jurisdiction of religious courts, and separate systems exist for the country's different creeds. The historic decision was made by the judges selection committee headed by Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked , who hailed Hatib's appointment as "great news for the Arab woman and Arab society".

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:48

It features an S-band phased-array radar and has HQ-10 short-range surface-to-air missiles for self-defence. The launch was attended by the vice-president of China's central military commission, Fan Changlong. China had no aircraft carriers until 2012 when its first one, the Liaoning , was commissioned, adding to the evidence that China's pursuit of military development has been in synch with its overall economic expansion.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:47

Customs and Border Protection officers arrested two travelers on the same flight who they say were trying to smuggle cocaine under their trousers. They were taken to a private search room, where officers found about 11 pounds of cocaine - worth about $180,000 - taped to Garcia's legs.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:42

He added that the sacrifice of the martyrs would "not go in vain". Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh accused the Chhattisgarh chief minister and other BJP leaders, who win elections from Naxalism-affected areas, of striking a "deal" with the guerrillas.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:41

His twin brother Gaurav who also sat for the JEE Mains 2017 admits an adrenaline rush before the results. JEE Main Paper 2 Result will also be announced on April 27, 2017 by the admission committee. A total of 11.98 lakh candidates had registered for the JEE main 2017 . The rank list is prepared through a normalisation process by giving 60% weightage to JEE Main score and 40% weightage to the 12th class percentage.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:40

The court said it had no jurisdiction over the electoral authority's decision . Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan waves during a ceremony to mark the National Sovereignty and Children's Day at the Presidential Palace in Ankara, Turkey, April 23, 2017.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:40

Even the North Pole hosted its own science march. Cleveland's rally is a satellite march to the national one held in Washington , D.C., in addition to 500 other worldwide marches. Alfonso Arriola has been teaching middle school science in Portland, Oregon for nearly 19 years, and unlike the Earth Days he has planned in the past, this year he was marching with his students at a rally.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:38

Along with her husband and six colleagues at the foundation, Hijazi was eventually accused of sexually assaulting children and convincing them to join protests in favor of the Muslim Brotherhood. She was reportedly accompanied by her family and White House Deputy National Security Adviser Dina Powell, who had traveled to the region with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:36

The Staten Island centrist said he remained a no vote, partly because the legislation would increase Medicaid costs for New York City's five boroughs. The revision is aimed at drawing enough support from Republican moderates and core conservatives. In addition, states could also obtain a waiver from the rule that people can't be charged more for pre-existing conditions, but only if the state has another method of taking care of sick people.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:32

The twisted reality is that China is doing all of this to stop the deployment of a missile defense system, which is only necessary because China has aided and abetted North Korea for decades. President Donald Trump has sent more US military assets to the region in a show of force while leaning on China to exert economic pressure on its wayward ally.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:30

If Pope Francis has yet to pick a college football team to root for, Jim Harbaugh wants to make sure that his Michigan Wolverines get some serious consideration. "That was very emotional". "I was crying. I was trying to breathe". Defensive tackle Salim Makki, who describes himself as a devout Muslim, said in an essay that Pope Francis is one of his heroes.

by | April 26, 2017 | 22:24

North Korean Defense Minister Pak Yong Sik said Monday that "the situation prevailing on the Korean Peninsula is so tense that a nuclear war may break out due to the frantic war drills of the USA imperialists and their vassal forces for aggression", according to The Associated Press.