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Russia, Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus trip

Relations between Russian Federation and Georgia - a former satellite state of the Soviet Union - have always been tense with Kremlin troops occupying the regions of Abkhazia and South Ossetia following a brief 2008 war between the two countries.

Momentum moves to oust anti-Semitism row activist

In her latest controversy, she was filmed at a fringe event at the Labour conference saying she had not heard a definition of anti-Semitism that she could "work with". Not only must she be expelled from the Labour Party immediately but all those abus...

Congress clears stopgap spending bill, $1.1B to fight Zika

There will not be a government shutdown this weekend and they will be able to collect a paycheck at least until December when the next budget crisis will be at hand. Wednesday's vote was 284-141 and came almost a year after MI officials declared a he...

'Give Israeli clubs red card for playing fixtures on settlement land' - HRW

Ben Haddad, from another of the teams, one based in the Maale Adumim settlement outside Jerusalem, called the controversy "absurd". Between shouting encouragement to the players and lamenting their setbacks the other day, he complained that politics ...

Al-Moallem: Syria ready to support formation of unity government

White House spokesman Josh Earnest said Syria's government has launched a "concerted campaign" to strike civilian targets, and that Assad's forces are trying "to bomb civilians into submission". The U.S. military says the airstrikes were aimed at IS,...

School bus driver killed, others injured in crash at airport

In a Facebook post Sunday night, the school's student government said: "Our thoughts and prayers go out to the legacy football team, coaches, and families". Chopper worked for Adams 12 Five Star Schools for four years, and had passed her mandatory ...

Gabon opposition candidate decries high court ruling

Bongo's allies submitted evidence to the court rejecting Ping's allegations and countering that the opposition leader - a former chairman of the African Union commission - had himself organized fraud. Bongo sought to ease tensions on Saturday, callin...

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Alfred Angelo Bridal Chain Reportedly Closing, Brides Scrambling

Plus, David's Bridal is also waiving their rush fees on alterations to ensure that you make it to your wedding day hemmed, tailored, and dressed to the nines-even with a tight ...

'Gandhi-style' Liu Xiaobo dies of advanced liver cancer

She did say, however, police were still investigating the booksellers' cases. A bill to change the address of the embassy from "3505 International Place" to "1 Liu Xiaobo Plaza...

Novak Djokovic retires from Wimbledon with arm injury

When Raonic opened up an early lead in the tiebreak it looked as though Federer might drop his first set of the tournament. Asked if he had considered taking time off during th...

What Is Net Neutrality And Why Should You Care?

If we take our hypothetical Trumpista ISP owner, they could make a site like Breitbart load in a flash, while the Washington Post is blocked - or not blocked, but throttled so ...

GOP health care plan hurts small business owners

Alabama now has 480,000 children on Medicaid , representing more than 40 percent of the state's kids, Ernest says . This plan was a huge financial safety net, and allowed me to ...

Sexton hardly surprised by Jordie Barrett's selection

The tour reaches its climax when Lions play the last of their 10 matches at Eden Park on Saturday, taking on the world champion All Blacks in a mouthwatering Third test to de...

US Prepared to Defend Against North Korean Attack, China Defends North Korea

Schiller noted the example of Russia's latest submarine-launched missile, the Bulava. North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un reportedly oversaw the launch and said the projectile was "a...

Be safe, smart with fireworks on holiday

Unless you're a professional, fireworks are illegal to set off in both OH and West Virginia, with the exception of sparklers and bang-snaps and other very small novelties. Exa...

Cities plan celebration to light up everybody's Fourth

Neenah - Tuesday, July 4 , 2017 at Riverside Park. Fireworks at 9 p.m. Tuesday, Steamboat Springs; steamboatchamber.com. For more information, visit www.orientyc.com . Feature...

Democrats' real problem is that Nancy Pelosi is their true face

When President Trump, for example, announced US withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accord - a voluntary agreement that promised only to reduce the average global temperature by jus...

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Democratic Rep. Filemon Vela: Pelosi 'doesn't help our candidate

As long as the Democrats want to keep her at the top, I say to them, "Go for it". That's because they think she helps them win elections. Big donors to the party's congressiona...

White House paints Handel win as Trump triumph

White House paints Handel win as Trump triumph

Rep. Tim Ryan , D-Ohio, on Thursday criticized Pelosi , saying that the Democratic brand is more toxic than Trump's , which he said has led to Democratic losses in electio...

Man who shot congressman was living in van, called a loner

The 66-year-old was from Belleville , Illinois , a small city just across the Mississippi River from the city of St Louis, Missouri. The Daily Beast is reporting that Hodgkin...

Gergen: Special election victories show Trump could beat Dems in 2020

But it was demoralizing for Democrats, who also lost a special election in neighboring SC . The ultra-liberal House minority leader was featured in numerous GOP ads linking he...

Angry Dems turn against leaders after House election losses

Angry Dems turn against leaders after House election losses

Republican candidate for Georgia's 6th District Congressional seat Karen Handel declares victory during an election-night watch party Tuesday, June 20, 2017, in Atlanta. "A loss...

After Georgia, Republicans celebrating, Dems searching

The commander-in-chief then posted a third tweet , writing "Congratulations to Karen Handel on her big win in Georgia 6th". She became Georgia's first female Republican Cong...

In spite of tweet, lawyer says Trump not under investigation

In spite of tweet, lawyer says Trump not under investigation

As U.S. Adds Troops in Afghanistan, Trump's Strategy Remains UndefinedLike past presidents, no clear definition of victory. Gingrich, a Trump ally and confidant, said he me...

Ward stuns Kovalev in eighth to defend titles

Ward stuns Kovalev in eighth to defend titles

Ward improved to 32-0 as he held onto 3 of the 4 major boxing belts in the 175-pound fight . And any efforts to generate buzz this week were dashed when Floyd Mayweather Jr. W...

Trump '100 Percent' Willing To Testify Under Oath About Comey Conversations

Trump '100 Percent' Willing To Testify Under Oath About Comey Conversations

Standing with the president of Romania, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partner, Trump at last confirmed his commitment to the alliance's mutual defense pact, Article 5, ut...