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President Trump's communications director Mike Dubke quits

He is still working at the White House and has not set a departure date yet. The Republican president has also repeatedly expressed frustration with internal leaks coming from the White House. National Security Adviser Michael Flynn was sacked in February after mischaracterizing his conversations with the Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergey Kislyak .


PM Narendra Modi, Angela Merkel hold 4th Indo-German intergovernmental talks

PM Narendra Modi, Angela Merkel hold 4th Indo-German intergovernmental talks

Prime Minister Modi, who is on a four-nation tour, arrived in Berlin on Monday night and held talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel . External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay tweeted , "PM Narendra Modi and Chancellor Merkel is undertaking a comprehensive review of cooperation at the Plenary meeting of the Inter-Governmental Consultations.?" German Chancellor Angela Merkel says her country's relations with the USA are of "outstanding importance" but it must also ...


Dayton's verdict looms on Legislature's budget bills

Dayton's verdict looms on Legislature's budget bills

In the case of the tax bill, Republicans inserted a clause holding hostage the funding of the Revenue Department to ensure that he does sign it. Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka (R-Nisswa) said, "We still say we got done in May and that's, anybody who knows anything about being around the capitol means that's a good thing".


Town that denied mosque permit to pay Islamic group $3.25M

Town that denied mosque permit to pay Islamic group $3.25M

The agreement between Bernards, which is located about 30 miles (48 km) west of New York City, and the U.S. Department of Justice will allow the Islamic Society of Basking Ridge to build a new prayer facility. RULIPA was passed by Congress in 2000 and is created to "protect individuals, houses of worship, and other religious institutions from discrimination in zoning and landmarking laws", according to the Justice Department.


Gsellman leads Mets to 4-2 win over Brewers

Gsellman leads Mets to 4-2 win over Brewers

One of the National League's most surprising teams will visit one of the Senior Circuit's biggest disappointments on Monday afternoon when the Milwaukee Brewers head to Citi Field to face the host New York Mets in the opener of a four-game series.