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'Major Victory' for Trump: Senate GOP Tax Plan Passes

'Major Victory' for Trump: Senate GOP Tax Plan Passes

Trump, speaking to reporters as he left the White House for NY hours after the pre-dawn vote, praised the Senate for passing "tremendous tax reform" and said "people are going to be very, very happy". The tax overhaul is seen by Trump and Republicans as crucial to their prospects at mid-term elections in November 2018, when they will have to defend their majorities in Congress.


Cyclone Ockhi: Rajnath speaks Tamil Nadu, Kerala CMs

Cyclone Ockhi: Rajnath speaks Tamil Nadu, Kerala CMs

So far 393 people from Kerala have been rescued, Vijayan said, as the state government announced a compensation of Rs 10 lakh to the family of those who died in the storm. "Many people were saved", she said. According to defence officials, the coast guards carry out search operations within 100 to 150 nautical miles and they go beyond that depending on the situation.


US Supreme Court backs Donald Trump's 'Muslim travel ban'

US Supreme Court backs Donald Trump's 'Muslim travel ban'

Immigrant advocates said Monday's ruling is a blow to those who have fought Trump's travel ban since January. To view the full article, register now. The two cases are scheduled to be heard in the Fourth and Ninth U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeals later this week. David Levine, a University of California Hastings law school professor, said that by allowing the ban to take effect just days before the appeals court arguments, the justices were signaling their view.


Manafort ghostwrote op-ed with colleague tied to Russian spies, prosecutors say

Manafort ghostwrote op-ed with colleague tied to Russian spies, prosecutors say

Manafort's eight-bedroom house in Bridgehampton, New York, which Manafort had proposed pledging as part of his bail package, is already covered under the government's forfeiture action and prosecutors are asking for other assets. A docket in the criminal case against Manafort and Gates, unsealed earlier this month , alleged that both men had received "millions of dollars" from Ukrainian and Russian oligarchs that would allow them "to live comfortably abroad" and therefore make them a flight ...


Unwanted forced sex display by Valley assemblyman in a bathroom?

Unwanted forced sex display by Valley assemblyman in a bathroom?

Brad Sherman, D-Sherman Oaks, in 2008 when Dababneh was Sherman's district director. "I heard the door slam behind us". Lopez says she chose to go public with the allegations following a call by the Assembly Rules Committee for alleged victims to come forward and name names.


Mattis seeks more cooperation with Pakistan on terror fight

Mattis seeks more cooperation with Pakistan on terror fight

Prime Minister underlined the need for a broad based engagement to strengthen partnership and enhance cooperation between the two countries. His visit comes as CIA Director Mike Pompeo has in a stern warning said if Islamabad does not eliminate terrorist "safe havens" in its territory, the US will do "everything" it can to destroy them.