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Russian Federation warns of further retaliation after United States sanctions
- July 31, 2017

The Senate's decisive vote to approve a new package of stiff financial sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea sends the popular bill to President Donald Trump . Its response suggests it has set aside initial hopes of better ties with Washington under Trump, something the US leader, before he was elected, had said he wanted to achieve. (more...)
Russia Is Said to Seek 700 US Embassy Job Cuts Over Sanctions
- July 31, 2017

Germany's foreign minister says his country won't accept new US sanctions against Russian Federation being applied to European companies but is underlining Berlin's hopes of coordinating policy toward Moscow. The bill underwent revisions to address concerns voiced by American oil and natural gas companies that sanctions specific to Russia's energy sector could backfire on them to Moscow's benefit. (more...)
Indu Sarkar: Review, Story, Cast, Director Indu Sarkar: Review, Story, Cast, Director
- July 31, 2017

While it features Kirti Kulhari as the protagonist, Neil Nitin Mukesh , Anupam Kher and Tota Roy Chowdhury play pivotal roles. On the day one screening of the film, Indu Sarkar saw a decent occupancy in the morning show. Indu Sarkar is produced on the small budget of Rs 11 crore and its makers have given it quite a bit of promotion. Bhandarkar, however, was unfazed, and attributed the plea's rejection to Paul's failure to prove that the film's characters bore any resemblance to the ... (more...)
Liam Fox denies Cabinet deal on free movement of labour after Brexit Liam Fox denies Cabinet deal on free movement of labour after Brexit
- July 31, 2017

With Prime Minister Theresa May out of the country on holiday, Hammond said Friday that there was "broad acceptance" in cabinet of a post-Brexit transitional period, extending current freedom of movement arrangements for up to three years. (more...)
Trump to LE: 'Don't be too nice' to people in police custody Trump to LE: 'Don't be too nice' to people in police custody
- July 31, 2017

Trump's audience, mostly police officers from the Suffolk County Police Department , cheered Trump's praise for police brutality. Phillip Atiba Goff, the founder of the New York-based Center for Policing Equity , said in a statement issued Friday evening that Trump's speech was "dangerous", dehumanizing and "implied a disrespect for the rule of law". (more...)
Artifact Stolen From Neil Armstrong Air And Space Museum Artifact Stolen From Neil Armstrong Air And Space Museum
- July 31, 2017

The replica was made by Cartier in Paris and police said its value can not be determined. The Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and the Federal Bureau of Investigation assisted the Wapakoneta Police Department. It was made by Cartier in Paris, France. The model replicated numerous details on Eagle, the lunar module that Armstrong and Aldrin flew to a landing on July 20, 1969. (more...)
Russian Federation derides Tillerson statement on sanctions Russian Federation derides Tillerson statement on sanctions
- July 31, 2017

A spokesman for the European Commission said Friday that European officials will be watching the US effort closely, vowing to "remain vigilant". Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced that Russia is expelling 755 USA diplomatic personnel in retaliation against new US sanctions proposed against Moscow, according to wire reports. (more...)
Tillerson calls on Russian Federation to improve U.S. relations Tillerson calls on Russian Federation to improve U.S. relations
- July 31, 2017

The sanctions came months after the Obama administration ordered the seizure of two Russian diplomatic compounds and expelled 35 Russian diplomats in response to alleged hacking of the US Democratic Party and Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign. (more...)
One dead, several injured in German nightclub shooting One dead, several injured in German nightclub shooting
- July 31, 2017

His injuries are thought to be not life-threatening. "The club was jam-packed", added the unnamed man, who said he had seen the attacker and fled quickly with his friends. A 26-year-old Palestinian had killed one and injured 6 in an assault at a supermarket. Police said the man's motive is as yet unknown. The attack comes after a similar incident in Hamburg on Friday, where a failed asylum seeker killed one person and injured six others. (more...)
It's Now Illegal To Text While Crossing The Street In Honolulu It's Now Illegal To Text While Crossing The Street In Honolulu
- July 31, 2017

Pedestrians will still be allowed to talk on their phones while crossing the street and look at their electronic device screens while safely on the sidewalk. There were more than 11,000 injuries from incidents distracted walking and cellphones between 2000 and 2011, according to figures from the National Safety Council - though the majority of those happened at home. (more...)
Infants Die in Arizona After Being Left in Hot Cars Infants Die in Arizona After Being Left in Hot Cars
- July 31, 2017

Temperatures in Phoenix can frequently surpass 100 degrees during the summer. Authorities say a 7-month-old boy has died after being left alone in a hot auto in a northeast Phoenix neighborhood in triple-digit conditions. Arizona has one of the nation's worst rates of children dying in hot cars at, 18.1 per 1 million people, according to the organization's database. (more...)
No legislation should get vote before health care, budget director says No legislation should get vote before health care, budget director says
- July 31, 2017

Speaking on CNN's " State of the Union ", Mick Mulvaney , the director of the Office of Management and Budget, told CNN it was the official White House view that the Senate shouldn't move on yet. Most preferred that the politicians turn to other topics, such as tax reform, infrastructure and foreign relations. Trump branded Senate Republicans as "total quitters" unless they took up another health-care vote and claimed that Senate Democrats are "laughing at" Republicans for maintaining the ... (more...)
Trump fires White House Chief of Staff Reince Preibus
- July 31, 2017

John Kelly will do a fantastic job", Trump told reporters. "He has been a true star of my Administration", Mr Trump said on Twitter . President Donald Trump's former chief of staff, Reince Priebus , said in his first interview since it was announced he would leave his role that Trump "wanted to go a different direction". (more...)
Gujarat MLAs will wait out storm in Bidadi resort Gujarat MLAs will wait out storm in Bidadi resort
- July 31, 2017

Rupani said the condition of Congress party is getting worse and people of this country don't want to accept its rule. "We are fighting to protect democracy". The move was to ensure a safe passage to the Rajya Sabha for Ahmed Patel, Congress veteran and close aide to party president Sonia Gandhi . The Congress leaders who have remained in Gujarat are Mahendrasin Vaghela, Raghavji Patel, Dharmendrasinh Jadeja, CK Raulji, Amit Chaudhary and Bholabhai Gohil. (more...)
Russia to seize US properties in retaliation over sanctions Russia to seize US properties in retaliation over sanctions
- July 31, 2017

Russia gave the United States until September 1 to cut its diplomatic staff in Russia to 455 people, the number of Russian diplomats left in the United States after Washington expelled 35 Russians in December because of the alleged election hacking. (more...)
Putin expels 755 United States diplomats from Russian Federation
- July 31, 2017

The order from Moscow, reported by AFP, comes in response to fresh sanctions against Russian Federation announced by President Donald Trump . The Senate on Friday decisively approved a package of stiff financial sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea. (more...)
Russian Federation retaliates over USA sanctions Russian Federation retaliates over USA sanctions
- July 31, 2017

Embassy to reduce staff by September. Moscow's latest move comes a day after the US Senate passed sweeping legislation slapping new sanctions on Russian Federation - over its alleged interference in last year's election, annexation of Crimea and military operations in eastern Ukraine - and limiting President Donald Trump's ability to remove them. (more...)
Lavrov says Moscow had to react to U.S. sanctions Lavrov says Moscow had to react to U.S. sanctions
- July 31, 2017

Reports of Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election have put a damper on hopes for better ties that the Kremlin had pinned on Trump's presidency. Tefft referred to Moscow's decision to reduce the number of United States diplomats in Russian Federation to 455 by September 1, as well as the suspension of the use of all storage facilities by the U.S. (more...)
For Trump, the honeymoon with Putin may be finally over For Trump, the honeymoon with Putin may be finally over
- July 31, 2017

But my whole point is don't do this, it is to the detriment of the interests of the U.S". The White House had no immediate comment. "He has now reviewed the final version and, based on its responsiveness to his negotiations, approves the bill and intends to sign it", the White House said on Friday. (more...)
Lovely weather heading into early next week Lovely weather heading into early next week
- July 31, 2017

This week will start out warm, dry and sunny, with low humidity. As a cold front passes through on Thursday , we have a good chance of seeing some showers and storms. Mainly sunny skies on Sunday . Tonight: Clear and comfy. Highs will drop back into the lower 80s for the end of the week. Next week we'll get to enjoy highs in the upper 80s and lower 90s and lows in the upper 60s to lower 70s. (more...)