• Arab Foreign Ministers Meet In Bahrain
Arab Foreign Ministers Meet In Bahrain

At a press conference in Manama, Bahraini Foreign Minister Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa said the four countries announced their willingness to enter into a dialogue with Qatar, if the latter declared its honest desire to stop supporting and financing "terrorism and extremism" and the spreading of hate speech, Efe reported.

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  • Priebus resigns; Trump names DHS head John Kelly as Chief of Staff
Priebus resigns; Trump names DHS head John Kelly as Chief of Staff

John has also done a spectacular job at Homeland Security. "For him to use the kind of vulgar language he used with respect to Reince Priebus and Steve Bannon - both conservatives and liberals in the White House - I just don't get why Donald Trump would put him, Mr.

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  • Couple who jumped to death advised son on coping with loss
Couple who jumped to death advised son on coping with loss

According to the New York Post , the couple is a 53-year-old chiropractor and his 50-year-old wife. While Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce said the cause of their financial troubles was uncertain, the New York Post reported that Scarpelli and Colant were struggling through huge debt, owing thousands in unpaid taxes.

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  • Trump threat: End health payments unless there's an overhaul
Trump threat: End health payments unless there's an overhaul

So now they seem to be rallying the troops around what's being referred to as a "skinny repeal". The part of Obamacare that saw the most support-the part that formed the foundation of its defense-was the Medicaid expansion. If you thought President Donald Trump was done tweeting for the day after unleashing a series of tweets this morning t...

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  • El Clasico fever grips Miami - at Sh 93600 a ticket
El Clasico fever grips Miami - at Sh 93600 a ticket

Both sides have played two games each - both in ICC - in their respective pre-season campaigns thus far. Zinedine Zidane has picked strong sides for both matches, but is without the services of Cristiano Ronaldo , who is on extended leave after having represented Portugal at the Confederations Cup.

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  • Accident at Ohio State Fair sends shockwaves across amusement industry
Accident at Ohio State Fair sends shockwaves across amusement industry

An amusement park in California has now shut down a ride similar to Fire Ball that is manufactured by the same company. "We do not rush inspections", Daniels said. Durant representatives issued a statement saying it extends its sympathies to the families affected by this tragic accident. "Safety is our number one priority".

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  • United States military says is conducted 'successful' THAAD missile test over Pacific Ocean
United States military says is conducted 'successful' THAAD missile test over Pacific Ocean

The Air Force launched a medium-range ballistic missile over the Pacific that was "detected, tracked and intercepted" by the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system located at a complex in Kodiak, Alaska, the U.S. Overseeing the test was North Korean leader Kim Jung-un, who said the long-range missile demonstrated the country's surpris...

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  • President Trump names Gen. John Kelly as new chief of staff
President Trump names Gen. John Kelly as new chief of staff

But he clashed with Scaramucci and had been under siege by Trump advisers inside and outside of the White House who complained that he was ineffectual. "Truly, one of our stars". US President Donald Trump has taken a gamble in installing the politically inexperienced John Kelly as his chief of staff.

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  • Kelly 'honored' to serve as new White House chief of staff
Kelly 'honored' to serve as new White House chief of staff

Still, his status as a party insider caught the attention of some Trump supporters, including Tea Party leader Jenny Beth Martin. When Trump tapped Kelly to lead Homeland Security he called him "the right person to spearhead the urgent mission of stopping illegal immigration and securing our borders".

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  • Star Opinion: McCain was right to torpedo GOP's health-care bill
Star Opinion: McCain was right to torpedo GOP's health-care bill

She, however, acknowledged that Republicans are not likely finished in their efforts to undo the ACA. They also said it would receive a much better score from the Congressional Budget Office than previous solutions which would have eventually thrown millions of Americans off their health insurance, according to Politico.

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  • Lavrov says Moscow had to react to United States sanctions
Lavrov says Moscow had to react to United States sanctions

Republican lawmakers also pointed to North Korea's latest missile test as yet another reason for Trump to sign the bill, which also includes new sanctions against North Korea and Iran. Moscow said it would cut the US diplomatic corps even further if the USA decides to expel more Russian diplomats. "We have something to retaliate with: the personn...

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  • Lavrov says Moscow had to react to USA sanctions
Lavrov says Moscow had to react to USA sanctions

Both houses of Congress backed the bill, which also includes measures against Iran and North Korea, but it was thought Mr Trump might veto it. The sanctions bill penalizes Russian Federation over its meddling in the election as well as its actions in Syria and Ukraine.

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  • Venezuelan attorney general warns of totalitarianism ahead of sunday vote
Venezuelan attorney general warns of totalitarianism ahead of sunday vote

President Maduro insists the new assembly is the only way to haul Venezuela out of its economic and political crisis, but has not explained how a new constitution would do so. Several foreign airlines have suspended flights to the country, and families of U.S. diplomats there have been ordered to leave. But as many as half of all Venezuelans supp...

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  • GST has transformed India's economy: PM Modi in 'Mann ki Baat'
GST has transformed India's economy: PM Modi in 'Mann ki Baat'

He said a 24x7 control room helpline number 1078 is functioning continuously to deal with the flood situation. "The National Disaster Response Force ( NDRF ) teams were deployed and "Aapada Mitra", or "Friends during Disaster" were identified at various places during the flood situation", he said.

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  • Rain mars day but England on top
Rain mars day but England on top

The pair pressed home England's advantage after debutant Toby Roland-Jones (5-57) took the one wicket he needed to become the first player since Graham Onions in 2009 to take five or more wickets in their debut bowling innings for England.

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  • North Korea fires ballistic missile into Sea of Japan
North Korea fires ballistic missile into Sea of Japan

A little earlier, the USA military announced that the latest rocket launch was an intercontinental ballistic, which would make it the second time that Pyongyang has fired an ICBM. Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said North Korea's missile flew for around 45 minutes , according to CNN . "I am very disappointed in China", Trump twe...

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  • NBC5 Forecast: Not Quite as Hot Today
NBC5 Forecast: Not Quite as Hot Today

Highs will be well below average (70s and 80s) which will be a bit of a relief. For Sunday the region will be partly cloudy with highs in the mid-90s and winds from the east at 5-10 miles per hour. Lows will be in the lower 70s with west winds 5 to 10 miles per hour, becoming north after midnight. Temperatures and humidity will be back to norma...

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  • New White House chief of staff is battle-toughened leader
New White House chief of staff is battle-toughened leader

The president has a right to change directions, the president has a right to hit the reset button. " You talking to me or him (the Trump character)?" the Scaramucci character replied, as he and Trump bonded over their similarities. When Trump returned to Washington, he told reporters that John Kelly "will do a fantastic job" and is "respect...

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  • Trump sweeps GOP pros out of the White House
Trump sweeps GOP pros out of the White House

In truth, Mr Trump had always been suspicious and disappointed with Mr Priebus, and there had been speculation about him being ousted nearly since he took the job earlier this year - having moved over from the Republican National Committee where he was chairman.

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  • Senate GOP Effort To Pass Obamacare 'Skinny Repeal' Fails
Senate GOP Effort To Pass Obamacare 'Skinny Repeal' Fails

Health care might have to wait while tensions ease and Republicans who control the House, Senate and White House rethink their approach. In a statement, Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., pointedly said "the House delivered a bill". That would have sent a shock wave through health insurance markets, spiking premiums. There was no immediate response f...

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  • Trump's stalled agenda sparks White House shake-up
Trump's stalled agenda sparks White House shake-up

Priebus made a decision to go on CNN for his first interview hours after Trump announced he was being replaced . Some speculated that Scaramucci was being groomed to take over for Priebus after Trump made it clear that he would not be reporting to the chief of staff, as is the tradition.

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  • The mistakes which Nitish has made
The mistakes which Nitish has made

Kumar, replying to his former Deputy and RJD leader Tejaswi Yadav's allegation that the Chief Minister betrayed the mandate of the people of Bihar by breaking away from the Mahagathbandhan , said that Yadav was confused about the meaning of "mandate" which, he said was to serve the people of Bihar and not profit from their trust.

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  • Bomber kills 14 in northeast Nigeria, kidnapped oil team appear in video
Bomber kills 14 in northeast Nigeria, kidnapped oil team appear in video

Militus Joseph already buried, Dr. Solomon Yusuf, Mr. Yusuf Ibrahim, Alhaji Kolo, Mr. Daniel Birma and Mr. Manaja Uba who has also been buried. Many are anxious that the recent rise in Boko Haram attacks, including more direct and brazen attacks, might be an indication that the group is resurgent, after suffering significant losses in the past, a...

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  • Nightclub shooting - one dead and three seriously injured as gunman opens fire
Nightclub shooting - one dead and three seriously injured as gunman opens fire

According to the statement, after leaving the club, the shooter engaged in a skirmish with police officers was wounded and later died in a hospital. A police officer also was wounded in the exchange of fire with the gunman but police say his injuries are not life-threatening.

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  • Hamburg supermarket attack suspect 'known Islamist'
Hamburg supermarket attack suspect 'known Islamist'

The German port city's interior minister Andy Grote said while could have been an Islamist motive for the attack, the suspect also suffered from "psychological instability". One of the group was injured while they were overpowering the attacker, who was then arrested by police. Grote said none of the wounded was being treated for life-threatening...

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  • Red Bull top timesheets to turn up heat on Hamilton in Hungary
Red Bull top timesheets to turn up heat on Hamilton in Hungary

Ferrari's German Sebastian Vettel , the 2017 Drivers Championship leader, one point ahead of Hamliton, lost control of his auto without crashing into the barriers, but managed to be sixth fastest with 1.077 seconds off the pace. It was the first time since last year's Monaco Grand Prix that Ricciardo had topped a free practice session. Ricciard...

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  • Election Commission Seeks Report From Gujarat Govt Over Alleged Horse-Trading Of MLAs
Election Commission Seeks Report From Gujarat Govt Over Alleged Horse-Trading Of MLAs

They were escorted by party MP D.K.Suresh, who is overseeing the arrangements. The Election Commission has ordered the Gujarat Chief Secretary to inquire into charges of alleged "horse-trading" of lawmakers in the state and submit a report by Monday evening after a series of Gujarat Congress lawmakers quit the party.

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  • Shehbaz Sharif to succeed brother as Pakistan prime minister
Shehbaz Sharif to succeed brother as Pakistan prime minister

According to the Pakistani media, former Petroleum Minister and senior leader of PML-N Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will be appointed the Interim Prime Minister, Pakistani media say that Abbasi will run the government as Interim Prime Minister until the brother of Nawaz Sharif's brother Shahbaz is elected.

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  • 2 militants shot dead in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama, counter-operation underway
2 militants shot dead in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama, counter-operation underway

The identity and group affiliation of the slain militants was not known immediately as the search operation was still in progress, the official said. Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia confirmed the reports and said, "Two militants were killed in an ongoing security operation in Tahab village".

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  • Obamacare 'skinny repeal' rejected after Pence tried to lobby McCain
Obamacare 'skinny repeal' rejected after Pence tried to lobby McCain

Friday morning. " Susan Collins of ME, left, and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska were the other Republicans to vote "no" on the " skinny repeal " amendment". The full text of the bill wasn't made public until around 10:00 less four hours before the Senate held a vote in the dead of night. Graham said he received a phone call from Rep.

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  • 'Skinny' Senate GOP healthcare bill fails early morning vote
'Skinny' Senate GOP healthcare bill fails early morning vote

John McCain , who recently disclosed he has been battling brain cancer, were the three Republican senators who voted no to repeal the Affordable Care Act . He also echoed his speech made when he returned to the floor earlier in the week, calling for a "return to the correct way of legislating". Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price said...

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  • Senate committee drops subpoena for former Trump campaign manager
Senate committee drops subpoena for former Trump campaign manager

Simpson's lawyer said compelling his client to appear at the FARA hearing was "a pretext for an exploration of Fusion GPS' reported work , on behalf of other clients, to investigate the ties of Donald J. "I don't know if the minority is intentionally trying to block testimony that may be critical of a firm behind the unverified Trump dossier, bu...

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  • Barack Obama issues statement, credits supporters who fought Obamacare repeal
Barack Obama issues statement, credits supporters who fought Obamacare repeal

For example, 77 percent said they were in favor of expanding Medicaid to low-income families, and 43 percent said they favored requiring US residents to own health insurance. He also said it's time to move on. This is an extremely important topic affecting most Americans. It gathered responses from 1,136 people, including 381 Republicans and 475 De...

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  • Graham: Holy hell to pay if Trump fires Sessions
Graham: Holy hell to pay if Trump fires Sessions

Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington on March 21, 2017. "Transgender people are people and deserve the best that we can do for them", Hatch said Wednesday. Trump ". Sessions insisted that he stepped back from the Russian Federation investigation only because of Justice Department rules related to his role in the Trump cam...

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  • Is Israel planning to change the status quo at al-Aqsa Mosque?
Is Israel planning to change the status quo at al-Aqsa Mosque?

Al-Aqsa TV reported that Israeli forces violently repressed pro-Aqsa rallies in the West Bank on Friday. Israel will never stop cruelty against Palestinians unless the global community says "enough is enough", according to the head of a coalition of Dutch activists for the rights of Palestinians.

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