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Blast Rocks Kabul City Close to Mohaqiq's House

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But other witnesses said the suicide bomber had appeared to target a minibus, possibly carrying government employees. At least a dozen people have been killed after a vehicle bomb explosion ripped through a neighborhood in Afghanistan's capital Kabul, which is home to many Shia Hazaras, officials say. Read More »

Democrats open to single-payer health insurance, a party leader says

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Meanwhile, the nationwide average gas price was at $2.39 per gallon as of July 17, a decrease from the $2.47 per gallon when President Trump entered office, according to data from the U.S. He said his party's economic agenda will appeal to minority voters and the working class. "We were too mamby-pamby". When host George Stephanopoulos asked if the Democrats would commit to a single-payer health care system as its priority, Schumer hedged, but he said it was one of several options "on the ... Read More »

Trump Jr. picks veteran DC legislative attorney ahead of Senate meeting

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FOX Business has confirmed that Karina Lynch, longtime legislative and regulatory attorney with the Washington, D.C. law firm Williams & Jensen PLLC, joined Trump Jr.'s legal team last week, just days ahead of his planned testimony before the Judiciary Committee investigating Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Read More »

Huckabee Sanders: White House supports sanctions bill

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It is just common sense to apply more controls". "It actually in his mind, what are you guys suggesting?" "Well, OK, so the answer to the question, and I'm a pro-Second Amendment person". Scaramucci also slammed climate change sceptics in 2016. "The original piece of legislation was poorly written, but we were able to work with the House and Senate, and the administration is happy with the ability to do that and make those changes that were necessary and we support where the legislation is ... Read More »

Parts of Senate GOP Health Care Bill Break Rules, Parliamentarian Says

Large portions of the Senate's proposed Obamacare replacement bill don't fit the criteria for budget reconciliation, meaning they would need 60 votes to pass the bill and it would be vulnerable to the filibuster. The drive for a GOP-only Obamacare replacement is already facing tough odds. Also in play is the House-passed healthcare bill, the American Health Care Act, and a repeal-and-delay bill, the Obamacare Repeal Reconciliation Act (ORRA). Read More »

No more holding cell phones with new driving law in effect

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Beginning tomorrow, July 23rd, the Driving Under the Influence of Electronics law (E-DUI) will go into effect. The San Juan County Sheriff's Office will be actively looking for people both talking and texting on their cell phones. Any citation issued to a distracted driver will also be recorded in state driving records, making it likely insurance companies will get notified of the violation. Read More »

Construction worker found dead inside Manhattan building

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It still under construction and remains unoccupied, but contains mostly luxury apartments, boasting an overall height spanning 650 feet. Officials said it appeared the man had been trapped in the elevator shaft for some time. The unidentified man's remains were carted out in a body bag just after noon, as two teary-eyed colleagues talked to cops nearby. An investigation into the incident continues. Read More »

Wildfire burns 150 acres in Santa Clara County near Gilroy

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But a stroke of luck that enabled an air attack helped turn the tide. "We are making efforts to reduce the risk to that structure", Cal Fire Communicators Operator Chris Simberlund said. By about 4 p.m., it had grown to about 40 acres, and to about 50 to 60 acres by 4:30 p.m. "Crews continue to make progress despite steep, rocky terrain", the agency stated, on their Twitter feed. Read More »

Ex-Razorback 1 of 2 people shot in Fayetteville

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The incident occurred early Sunday morning (July 23) around 2 a.m. just off of Dickson Street. A family member confirmed to the television station that Tretola was injured in a shooting. Tretola and Sharpe say they defended themselves after the man attacked them, and they have filed a lawsuit against the man alleging that he falsely accused them. Read More »

Sunshine Village to reopen as threat from wildfire diminishes

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Backcountry closures remain in place in sections of Kootenay National Park and Banff National Park aad a fire ban is in effect. Fire management specialists are confident that the fire is not a risk to communities in the Bow Valley. "Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park is a high-alpine backcountry park accessible only by hiking trails, which would make an evacuation of the area hard if it were needed". Read More »

Scaramucci on WH leakers: "They're going to get fired"

Scaramucci added that he didn't have a problem with Trump and that the additional ratings he brought would be good for the party. Scaramucci questioned the media's pursuit of the story. "We have to get the leaks stopped", he said. Speaking with Fox Business in November 2015, Scaramucci said Trump's personal attacks on candidates were hurting the Republican Party. Read More »

Spieth magic seals Open at Birkdale

After beating Rickie Fowler and Sergio Garcia by two strokes, McIlroy won his third major, having previously been victorious at the US Open and USPGA Championship. He still had a blind shot with a 3-iron over the dunes to a fairway littered with pot bunkers, stopping just short of one of them near the green. He didn't disappoint in the final round, managing a bogey on an insane lie. Read More »

Real Madrid full-back Danilo completes Man City move

However, Madrid " closed " the door to bring in the 26-year-old and De Gea is happy to remain at Old Trafford for the foreseeable future, with Mourinho now determined to retain the shot-stopper for the longer term. "I never felt the desire for him to leave so why use time and energy on that?" Rumours of a move are rife, although ahead of a meeting between the two sides in the United States , Mourinho ruled it out . Read More »

Major changes at White House as Spicer and two lawyers leave

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As head of the White House communications team, Scaramucci , addressing his first news briefing , made clear he will continue to be intensely loyal to Trump . Scaramucci was responding to a reporter's question about a video that resurfaced from 2015 that shows him calling Trump a "hack" and suggesting he would select Sen. Read More »

Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP) Stake Decreased by UBS Group AG

Great Plains Energy Incorporated (GXP ) pulled off a 1 percent gain and now trades for $30.22. The Credit Agricole S A holds 104,548 shares with $2.86M value, down from 118,275 last quarter. Barclays Capital upgraded it to "Equal-Weight" rating and $29 target in Thursday, September 29 report. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.35 in 2016 Q4. Read More »

Marvel Unveils JUSTICE LEAGUE Trailer at SDCC 2017

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And even though the new footage teases plenty of epic hero scenes - like that bank robbery scene with Diana! - other members of the League apparently aren't quite as ready for action. This one focuses on the threat the team will be facing in a world still mourning the death of Superman . Justice League now has a 4.16 out of 5 ComicBook .com User Anticipation rating making it the third most anticipated upcoming comic book movie among ComicBook .com readers. Read More »

Russian lower house adopts bill banning anonymous messenger accounts

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The specific procedure of identification for internet messenger users will be later detailed by the government. In turn, as Artem Kozlyuk, the head of Roskomvoboda, noted, "the bill provides for an expanded interpretation of the notion of who can be recognized as the owner of information systems that can be used in Russian Federation to circumvent access restrictions, and it is possible that Roskomnadzor will require you to remove information about the means of circumvention of blocking ... Read More »

Authorities: Fatal officer-involved shooting in Eau Claire

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Eau Claire Fire and Rescue was called to the 3400 block of Melby Street Saturday evening and crews were greeted by flames and heavy smoke coming from the house. The officer who fired the deadly shot was identified as a sergeant with eight years of service. "Because of the actions of that officer, no officers or citizens were injured during this incident", says Staniszewski. Read More »

Eight Indian fishermen arrested

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Earlier, in March this year, ten fishermen were apprehended from Ramanathapuram at the time they were fishing near Delft island. Reportedly, a routine patrolling party of FAC detected movement and found the Indian fishermen found illegally fishing in Sri Lankan territorial waters. Read More »

Congressional tradition allows McCain time to battle cancer

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Ward said this week that "the medical reality of [McCain's] diagnosis is grim", and he should consider stepping down and having her take his place. John McCain, days after he received a brain-cancer diagnosis. The people of AZ deserve representatives with dignity & decency". 'As a doctor, I've counseled people in similar situations and these end-of-life choices are never easy, ' Ward said. Read More »

Trump Says He Has 'Complete Power' to Pardon

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In a joint statement, Sens. Funds flowed into Bayrock from murky sources overseas, and Bayrock compensated Trump handsomely even though most of the deals belly-flopped. Still, that could lead to another constitutional standoff, if the recipients of the Trump pardons refused to testify before Congress. Mark Osler, a University of St. Read More »

Russia's ambassador Kislyak concludes U.S. assignment - RT America

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Deputy Foreign Minister Anatoly Antonov is slated to take over the position, but his nomination has yet to be approved. This year marks Kislyak's 40th term of diplomatic service. On Friday, the Washington Post reported that Kislyak said he discussed election-related issues with Sessions when the men met previous year. Mr Sessions, the former senator from Alabama, has previously claimed he met with Mr Kislyak only in his capacity as a U.S. Read More »