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Pelosi confronted by DACA recipients protesting her agreement with Trump

Pelosi confronted by DACA recipients protesting her agreement with Trump

Schumer, Pelosi and the Democrats worked against Trump on his executive and judicial nominations, on his regulatory repeals and on health care reform. If broad reform is a heavy lift, anti-tax advocate Grover Norquist suggested last week that a "dramatic pro-growth tax cut" would be a palatable option, adding that Republicans will pay a heavy political price in 2018 and 2020 if they fail.


Heavy rains lash Mumbai and its suburbs

Heavy rains lash Mumbai and its suburbs

The city has 313 such pumps. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has been put on high alert. The newly formed CDRF in Mumbai has been set up on the lines of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF). Heavy rains lashed Mumbai , the entire coastal Konkan region and parts of western Maharashtra since Tuesday afternoon, affecting normal life, said officials.



Israel shoots down drone over northern border

Israel carried out a test of its Patriot system in mid-August, focusing on the threats posed by UAVs and firing multiple interceptor missiles towards aerial targets over central Israel. "The transition from routine to emergency at a pace that we are living here is unprecedented, and I repeat that there is no more army more prepared, at a professional level like the IDF".


Trump Paying Legal Bills With Money He Suckered From Fans

Trump Paying Legal Bills With Money He Suckered From Fans

While the U.S. Federal Election Commission allows the use of campaign funds to pay legal fees, candidates typically pay for disputes involving ballots, vendor contracts, and compliance with campaign donations. "That's none of your business", he said. It now seems that at least some of these small-donor contributions pouring in from passionate Trump supporters will be used not to fund Trump's own reelection campaign or to help elect Republicans nationwide in 2017 and 2018, but instead for ...


We are aware that IPOB gets foreign support - Lai Mohammed

We are aware that IPOB gets foreign support - Lai Mohammed

Obono-Obla, who drew a distinction between proscription and declaration, said the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN) would soon apply for IPOB's proscription in court. He said that IPOB had started writing to the governments and the national parliaments of some Western nations to give the impression that they were victims of an ethno-sectarian violence orchestrated by the government.


US military forces hold joint military exercises with South Korea, Japan

US military forces hold joint military exercises with South Korea, Japan

Japan deployed Tuesday an additional missile defence system on its northern island of Hokkaido, days after North Korea launched a missile over the island, sparking emergency warnings to take cover. State news agency KCNA, quoting a foreign ministry statement, said the economic restrictions were an "act of hostility to physically exterminate the people of" North Korea .