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Trump on Obamacare Repeal Effort: 'That's the End of That'

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The rift between both men continued this week after the senator refused to support the GOP bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. McCain last week came out against the Graham-Cassidy legislation, saying he wants a bipartisan bill to go through the normal committee process. Read More »

Trump says U.S. captive in North Korea was 'tortured beyond belief'

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Otto Warmbier is taken out of North Korea's top court in Pyongyang. "They're terrorists. They kidnapped Otto, tortured him, they intentionally injured him". After a medical team boarded the plane that carried Otto back to the US, his family was allowed to see him. They tortured him. They intentionally injured him. Read More »

Crisis in Bihar Congress as PCC chief sacked

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Breaking down at a press conference he had called, Congress leader Ashok Choudhary accused his party of "humiliation" and said his removal as the party's top leader in Bihar was handled without sensitivity because he is a Dalit. Mr Chaudhary who was given marching order yesterday by Central leadership of the Congress, told media persons here that he was a committed soldier of the party and worked hard to strengthen the organisation in the state during his tenure as chief of Bihar Pradesh ... Read More »

Top US general says North Korea's military posture remains unchanged

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On Tuesday the US's top military officer told the Senate Armed Services Committee that he had not detected any shifts in North Korea's military posture - which Pentagon officials consider a good thing. "Given our consistent opposition to the war and chaos on the peninsula, we totally disapprove of an escalation of the war of words between the USA and North Korea". Read More »

Meet the new cast members of 'Saturday Night Live'

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Null , meanwhile, has been honing his musical-leaning comedy talents at Chicago-based improv theatre and training centre, iO Chicago . SNL lost Bobby Moynihan , Vanessa Bayer and Sasheer Zamata at the end of last season. While his track record doesn't boast as many credits as Redd and Gardner , Null has one thing over both of them-he wrote the compelling ballad "Clay Aiken Should've Won Season Two", which he's performed at the country's most prolific comedy center, the iO Theater. Read More »

Donnelly Statement on President Trump's Visit to Indiana - Senator Joe Donnelly

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While President Trump is in Indianapolis , more than 100 members of the Indiana Chamber will be in Washington for its annual lobbying trip, specifically pushing for tax reform legislation to quickly pass Congress. It's the second time this month that the President will travel with a Democrat up for re-election in a state that voted heavily for Trump. Republican Gov. Read More »

Emmanuel Macron calls for joint eurozone budget in plea for greater unity

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He says "only with common solutions can we inspire the people in Europe again about Europe". This budget would at some point need to draw from national budgets of countries sharing the euro, for instance using domestic taxes on businesses. "It is not about the slogans but what lies behind them", she said. Rather than tailoring his speech to fit the contours of what the FDP, the Greens or Merkel may have wanted to hear, Macron kept his vision broad and far-reaching, while also detailing some ... Read More »

Woman holds supply drive for Puerto Rico, Florida Keys

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This means that ships from other countries can't transport supplies between U.S. harbors. Velazquez also said she was "offended and insulted" by Trump's tweet that Puerto Rico's public debt contributed to the crisis. The result is that American goods cost twice as much in Puerto Rico as they do in other parts of the region, like the U.S. Virgin Islands, which are not covered by the Jones Act . Read More »

Ryan sits down with Hillary Clinton on this week's Late Late Show

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Obama said she tries to model reacting with generosity, but she acknowledged that it's particularly hard for Malia - who just started her freshman year at Harvard - to deal with 20 to 30 people each day coming up to her and saying, "Do I know you?" or "Can I get a picture with you?" "You like the thing you're told to like". Read More »

Hrithik Roshan to take on Tiger Shroff in Yash Raj Film's next

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Tiger Shroff , who blasted into Bollywood with enormous action versatility, having been proficient in multiple martial art forms, has been adding on to Hrithik's legacy. If we talk about this era in the Bollywood then we can say that Tiger Shroff has captured the industry with his unmatchable dance moves which was once ruled by Hrithik Roshan . Read More »

Can Virginia Tech cover against Clemson?

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The Hokies have four wins, with two of them shut-out victories. The Virginia Tech Hokies moved up one spot from #13 to #12 in the latest AP Top 25, and that new position will be tested immediately. And obviously I still know (defensive coordinator) Bud Foster. "They're booing us, '" Swinney recalled. "None of them are missed assignments", Gallo said. Read More »

Infamous Fake News Writer Paul Horner, 38, Found Dead

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Horner himself said his work was satire, and often tried to contextualize what he did with the idea that he believed he could use his powers for good. In the same interview , Horner said he thought Trump won the White House because of him. Horner told The Washington Post past year that he thought Donald Trump won the presidency because of his fake stories because "his followers don't fact-check anything". Read More »

Weakening hurricane Maria could still take Northern Ireland by storm

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A Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds, as well as from the Bogue Inlet to the North Carolina-Virginia border, the National Hurricane Center said. But some weather forecasters say Hurricane Lee and Hurricane Maria , which has been downgraded to a tropical storm, could merge over the Atlantic Ocean and become a superstorm that would target the United Kingdom. Read More »

Putin: Russia Will Destroy Last of Its Chemical Weapons Today

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Russia, before it began the historic winding down of chemical weapons production was one of the largest holders of chemical weapons including the US. There was no immediate response from American officials in Washington to Mr. It managed to dispose of about 90 percent of its stockpile by that deadline. However, Russia and the United States, which accounted for the vast majority of chemical arms declared under the CWC, did not meet the deadline. Read More »

Trump Says He's Looking 'Very Closely' at Firing His Health Secretary

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Price told Fox News on Saturday that he will not take a private charter flight while HHS' inspector general is investigating Price's travel. In addition, Painter questioned why Price needed to travel on Friday afternoon to St. and touched down at 9:44 a.m., there were a handful of other commercial flight options that would cost $102 to $333 per person round trip, Politico reported . Read More »

Hafiz Saeed house arrest extended, Pakistan says he plans to 'spread chaos'

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Amid pressure from the USA to end terror safe havens, Pakistan has attacked the former, saying terrorists like Hafiz Saeed were considered darlings of the U.S. "We are keen to work with the USA in effectively managing the Afghan border and in facilitating a peace process to the extent we can", Asif added."The emergence of new threats including (Da'esh) demands ever greater coordination and stronger partnerships between like-minded countries to put up a united front to counter these dark ... Read More »

Maryam's tweet shows Nawaz may fly to London soon: PTI

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Earlier, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar also appeared before the Accountability Court in Islamabad, which sent a clear message that Sharif family as well as Dar have decided to make a difference by their appearance before the courts of law. Sharif also alleged that the charges of wrongdoing against him were fabricated. "What kind of justice is this, what kind of accountability is this?" Talking to a private news channel, he said Nawaz Sharif was lives in hearts of the masses and they have ... Read More »

Uganda: Parliamentary broadcast ban follows brawl

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President Museveni, 72, is barred by the current Constitutional order from standing again as he will have surpassed the 75-year mark by the next election. Protests by students and opposition activists and supporters in Kampala against the amendment, sometimes broadcast live, have been put down with tear gas and arrests of scores of people. Read More »

Tamil Nadu: AIADMK ministers contradict their own statement on Amma's health

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Forest minister Dindigul Sreenivasan did the "muhurat" for this latest political blockbuster by using the Anna birth anniversary podium at his native town on Sept-ember 15 to launch a blistering attack on Sasikala accusing the "family" of manipulating Jayalalithaa's treatment and preventing access to the VIP visitors -Arun Jaitley, governor Vidyasagar Rao and Rahul Gandhi - to ensure she did not tell them the truth about her hospitalisation. Read More »

Man killed in police shooting near Britain's Bristol

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Police have closed a road in North Somerset, near Bristol , after a person was killed in suspected gunfire on Wednesday morning. The witness, David Ellison, told the BBC: "As I came out of Portishead ... They shot through the passenger window. It was quite small. "God knows what was happening!" The incident happened just off the M5 junction towards Portishead, which has been closed to all traffic. Read More »

Two-thirds say large corporations pay too little in federal taxes

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Republicans argue that the tax cuts would be offset by new revenues raised from eliminating tax loopholes and would drive more robust USA economic growth, predictions that critics are sure to question. Trump's plan does not specify a tax rate , leaving it to Congress. After more than eight months of negotiating, the White House and GOP leaders have agreed on several targets for the tax cuts. Read More »