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Cuba denounces Donald Trump policy changes but is open to dialogue

Trump's measures stop short of reversing Obama's opening, but they signal a tougher stance that could slow the number of Americans who have begun to head to Cuba for Havana vacations and beach holidays. Individuals will still be allowed to send money to relatives in Cuba . "Much of Obama's policy remains the same", said Sebastian Arcos, associate director of the Cuban Research Institute at Florida International University.



UK royals hold London fire minute of silence

Six victims of the blaze have been provisionally identified. Meanwhile, Cundy said police had started a criminal investigation but there was nothing to suggest "that the fire had been started deliberately ". "We want it to be able to have interim reports as well", he added. Tensions were high two days after the overnight fire gutted the huge housing block, killing at least 30 people and leaving dozens missing and hundreds homeless.


Jury deadlocks in Bill Cosby's criminal trial

Jury deadlocks in Bill Cosby's criminal trial

The mistrial was declared after jurors had deliberated for six days. During a 2014 performance, comic Hannibal Buress questioned Cosby's status as a moral authority and urged people to "Google 'Bill Cosby rape, '" producing a clip that went viral.



Congressman in critical condition after being shot during baseball practice

He was practicing for an annual congressional baseball game , working out with his Republican colleagues in a park across the Potomac River from the U.S. The source, speaking on condition of anonymity, said Scalise remained in critical condition on Thursday after the latest surgery. "My dear friend Steve Scalise took a bullet for all of us", Trump said.


GOP, Dem governors agree with Trump, call health bill 'mean'

GOP, Dem governors agree with Trump, call health bill 'mean'

And yet, he tells reporters that even he's been kept in the dark about what kind of health care bill the upper chamber plans to vote on. The Associated Press obtained a copy of the letter on Friday. Even Trump called the bill " mean ". That's critical to judge whether the rate at which Congress allows the per capita contribution for Medicaid to grow will leaving states holding the bag.


Trump submits financial information detailing trust assets

Trump submits financial information detailing trust assets

The report includes 98 pages indicating that Trump's estimated net worth is at least $1. 1 billion . The White House said in a statement that Trump "welcomed the opportunity" to file the form "voluntarily". He also reported $19.7 million in income through mid-April at his luxury Washington hotel that opened last September, reports CNN. Trump reported $37.2 million in income in the past year from Mar-a-Lago, the private Florida resort where Trump hosted the president of China and ...