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McMaster pushes Cohen-Watnick, Iran hard-liner, out at National Security Council

McMaster pushes Cohen-Watnick, Iran hard-liner, out at National Security Council

He became a focal point earlier this year when Central Intelligence Agency leaders raised concerns about him with Trump's national security adviser H.R. It was revealed on Wednesday in news reports that Rich Higgins, who served as director for strategic planning at the NSC, was sacked July 21. Another Flynn appointee, Retired Col.


White House: Trump 'weighed in' on son's statement

White House: Trump 'weighed in' on son's statement

The Post says that the president's advisers fear now that the direct involvement of Donald Trump , in the declaration of his son, can put in a legal position to be risky. Media captionWhat does body language tell us about the Trump-Putin G20 meeting? "The President weighed in as any father would, based on the limited information that he had", Ms Sanders said .


Hundreds evacuated after freight train derails, catches fire

Hundreds evacuated after freight train derails, catches fire

No injuries have been reported at this time. The National Transportation Safety Board spokesman Terry Williams said he expects them to get a better sense of the scene by Thursday. All residents of Hyndman had been ordered to evacuate, but Gov. Tom Wolf says a handful of people have refused to leave. According to the Governor's Office a temporary flight restriction has been instituted at a radius of 3 miles to an elevation of 3,000 feet around the area.


Eastern parliament in Libya rejects Italian-Al-Serraj deal for naval mission

Eastern parliament in Libya rejects Italian-Al-Serraj deal for naval mission

Italy on Wednesday dispatched a navy patrol boat to Libya and seized an NGO rescue ship in dramatic steps aimed at ending the migrant crisis that has engulfed Europe in recent years. "After years of saving lives at sea, Italy is preparing to help Libyan forces who are known to detain people in conditions that expose them to a real risk of torture, sexual violence, and forced labor".


Maduro says Venezuela assembly to convene Friday

Maduro says Venezuela assembly to convene Friday

President Nicolás Maduro said the assembly, which can rewrite Venezuela's constitution, will help bring peace to the country, but opponents call it a power grab by the increasingly authoritarian regime. By apparently winning the turnout contest, Maduro government could thus claim greater public approval. "Based on the strength of our method, we know, without a doubt, that participation in the election of the National Constituent Assembly was manipulated", the company said in a statement ...


Miami Vice reboot in the works from Vin Diesel, NBC

Miami Vice reboot in the works from Vin Diesel, NBC

The us television network NBC is working with the star of action films Vin Diesel on a remake of the mystery series cult " Two cops in Miami ", said sources informed about the project to AFP on Wednesday . The series was created by Anthony Yerkovich and counted Law & Order mastermind Dick Wolf among its executive producers. It also starred Saundra Santiago, Edward James Olmos, and Michael Talbott.