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Tillerson's Exxon violated Russian Federation sanctions, Treasury says Tillerson's Exxon violated Russian Federation sanctions, Treasury says
- July 21, 2017

Treasury stated that "ExxonMobil's senior-most executives knew of Sechin's status as an SDN when they dealt in the blocked services of Sechin". The violation, which the Treasury Department announced July 20, occurred in May 2014, just weeks after President Barack Obama announced the sanctions against Moscow for its annexation of Ukraine's Crimea Peninsula. (more...)
Thank John McCain's surgery for delay in health care vote
- July 18, 2017

In the debate about Republicans' proposed health care bills , we've been hearing a lot about death - death panels (again), death spirals, the death of conscience. "I'd say the only thing more hard than peace between Israel and the Palestinians is health care", Mr. Trump said aboard Air Force One to the White House press corps en route to Paris. (more...)
Cong top brass meet to chalk out strategy for Monsoon session Cong top brass meet to chalk out strategy for Monsoon session
- July 18, 2017

This is ikely to be his last session in the parliament. The two Houses will be adjourning on the opening day because of the death of the sitting members since last session. BJP leaders have said they would take on the opposition over these issues claiming that the government's track record has been better than the UPA in terms of economy and agriculture growth. (more...)
Pakistan opposition parties urge PM to quit amid allegations Pakistan opposition parties urge PM to quit amid allegations
- July 15, 2017

Shehbaz Sharif was of the opinion that Prime Minister should focus on fighting the case and clearing his name. Sharif and her legal team responded by saying that although Calibri was not commercially released until 2007, it was created, copyrighted and made available to a limited degree in previous years. (more...)
Trump accuses Comey of leaking classified information based on inaccurate report Trump accuses Comey of leaking classified information based on inaccurate report
- July 11, 2017

The " Fox and Friends " tweet and clip mischaracterizes what is in the Monday report . A Fox News spokesperson did not respond to a request for comment. There are many ways that Trump could play a constructive role in helping his party pass health-care reform. And we learned why Comey shared one memo with a friend. (more...)
Mexican, US leaders meet for first time at G20 Mexican, US leaders meet for first time at G20
- July 10, 2017

Trump recently proposed putting solar panels on the physical barrier, partly to raise money to fund it. In his speech announcing his candidacy in June 2015, Mr Trump said: "When Mexico sends its people, they're not sending their best". (more...)
Joint resistance leadership condemn curfew in occupied Kashmir Joint resistance leadership condemn curfew in occupied Kashmir
- July 10, 2017

The Ministry of External Affairs on Sunday slammed Pakistan for glorifying slain Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani , whose death in an encounter in Anantnag on July 8 past year sparked deadly unreast all across Jammu and Kashmir . (more...)
Red Cross facing blood shortage after lack of donations Red Cross facing blood shortage after lack of donations
- July 06, 2017

According to the American Red Cross , blood donations have fallen short of expectations during the late spring and early summer months. Summer months are among the most challenging for blood donation centers with schools and colleges out for the summer and many regular donors taking vacation. (more...)
Burberry Group plc's (BRBY) "Underperform" Rating Reiterated at Royal Bank Of Canada
- July 06, 2017

Shares of ITV plc (ITV) traded up 0.33% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 181.50. Grupo Aeroportr dl Pcfco SAB de CV (ADR) (NYSE:PAC) has risen 8.14% since July 5, 2016 and is uptrending. Citigroup reported 58,339 shares. Stralem & Inc has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Admiral Group plc (LON:ADM). Principal Group Inc reported 0.17% of its portfolio in BAE Systems plc (LON:BA). (more...)
Californians terminated lives under aid-in-dying law past year Californians terminated lives under aid-in-dying law past year
- July 01, 2017

However, only 111 people of the 191 had actually taken the pills by the end of the reporting period. That's the number of California residents who committed suicide in 2016 with the help of doctor-prescribed drugs under the state's new aid-in-dying law, according to a first-of-its-kind report released late Tuesday. (more...)
Weather to dampen start of 104th Tour de France this weekend Weather to dampen start of 104th Tour de France this weekend
- July 01, 2017

In addition, FDJ will distribute 500,000 gifts to supporters at the roadside as the Caravan travels ahead of the peloton throughout the contest. France have not had a victor of the Tour de France since Hinault in 1985, 32 years ago. Düsseldorf: The 104th Tour de France begins alongside the River Rhine in the German city of Duesseldorf on Saturday, the start of 3,540 gruelling kilometres for the 198 riders . (more...)
Backed bills on illegal immigrants poised to pass US House Backed bills on illegal immigrants poised to pass US House
- July 01, 2017

Yesterday, President Trump touted the bill, along with another measure that would toughen penalties for those who repeatedly enter the country illegally, during a White House roundtable with family members of those killed by illegal immigrants. (more...)
Qatar Airways named world's best in World Airline Awards 2017 Qatar Airways named world's best in World Airline Awards 2017
- June 22, 2017

Known as the " Oscars of the aviation industry ", the Skytrax World Airline Awards are based on over 19.87 million customer surveys completed worldwide from August 2016 to May 2017. AirAsia Group Cabin Crew Head Suhaila Hassan said, "What an awesome honour to be given the opportunity to accept this award on behalf of AirAsia and my fellow Allstars". (more...)
Proposed ballot measure would set age limits on smartphone sales Proposed ballot measure would set age limits on smartphone sales
- June 21, 2017

The ban would require retailers to ask customers how old they are, or how old the primary user of the smartphone will be. Retailers must also submit monthly reports to the Colorado Department of Revenue as verification that they adhered to the requirement. (more...)
Spotify is trialling a 'sponsored song' ad unit Spotify is trialling a 'sponsored song' ad unit
- June 21, 2017

Spotify has tried out several different methods for gaining revenue over the years, including audio ads, visual ads, and even allowing companies to sponsor popular playlists , according to Advertising Age . Ideally, users will hear the song and save it to their library. As this is now a test, it is unclear whether the feature will remain and, if it does, when it will roll out to everyone. (more...)
Rabri, Tejashwi, Misa face IT action in benami case Rabri, Tejashwi, Misa face IT action in benami case
- June 21, 2017

The department seized the same properties that were raided in May. Yadav made the statement after the income tax department on Tuesday released a list of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's relatives' seized Benami properties. (more...)
Cancer survivors, caregivers honored at Relay For Life Cancer survivors, caregivers honored at Relay For Life
- June 18, 2017

Bonnie Jones, chairperson of the Bark for Life. As the survivors pass by, clapping and celebrating to the upbeat music, the memories of all those lost over the years surfaces, too. The ceremony is followed by the survivor lap, a lap for all cancer survivors and people now being affected by cancer. Numerous attendees commented that they felt the Depot Street location also gave the Relay a more intimate feel, rather than the wide-open space at the GMS track. (more...)
Relay for Life returns to Catonsville to help cancer research Relay for Life returns to Catonsville to help cancer research
- June 18, 2017

Years ago Relay For Life events in Greene County were held at Harmon Park in Paragould. "I made great friendships because of Relay and the support those people provided for me was great". Wilhoit, who is a 16-year cancer survivor, will serve as the guest speaker during the service to share her story. But I didn't ask the question, 'why me?' Rather I asked the question, 'why not me?' Southward said. (more...)
U.S. states form Climate Alliance, vow to uphold Paris Agreement U.S. states form Climate Alliance, vow to uphold Paris Agreement
- June 17, 2017

In their latest video, the French also point out a White House line that some US researchers say Trump twisted to support his own priorities. The opportunities for China are enormous, as it can step into the U.S. "I think Paris was a very good deal for the United States, contrary to what they are claiming", Reilly told CNN . "You are seeing a massive response to Trump's decision", he said , noting the United States has already begun to turn away from coal in favor of natural gas and ... (more...)
Global Washer-Disinfectors Market Research Report 2017 Global Washer-Disinfectors Market Research Report 2017
- June 14, 2017

Besides this, the Dihydromyrcenol Market report also consists of development trends, competitive landscape analysis, and key regions development status. Top down approach was taken into consideration for deriving the market numbers for the product application and type segments . Surveys, personal interviews, and inputs from industry experts form the crux of primary research activities and data collected from trade journals, industry databases, and reputable paid sources form the basis ... (more...)
Rodman says he's going to NKorea to open a door Rodman says he's going to NKorea to open a door
- June 13, 2017

Rodman has met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on previous trips to Pyongyang and has called him "an awesome kid". Dennis Rodman is taking his "basketball diplomacy" back to North Korea. Rodman has traveled to North Korea multiple times in recent years, and he is one of the few Americans who has ever had contact with Kim Jong-Un. Rodman is heading to North Korea later Tuesday from Beijing . (more...)
How to Identify Dog Flu and Keep Your Pets Safe How to Identify Dog Flu and Keep Your Pets Safe
- June 12, 2017

While this flu does not affect humans, it is passed on similarly to the human strain , through direct contact, coughing, sneezing and dissimilarly to humans, barking. But most dogs recover in 2-3 weeks and the fatality rate is less than 10 percent, according to Texas A&M research . Canine Influenza ("dog flu ") has been in the news again following several outbreaks in various parts of the country with a growing number located in the southeast. (more...)
London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck
- June 11, 2017

But obviously we will be reviewing, for example the number of armed officers we have and how they work, and a whole host of other things that is likely, from my point of view, to take more resources and I will be asking for them". In the van police found 13 wine bottles containing flammable liquid with rags stuffed in them, essentially Molotov cocktails, and blow torches to ignite them, potentially meant for another wave of attacks. (more...)
Governor Cuomo Announces Plan To Protect Obamacare Governor Cuomo Announces Plan To Protect Obamacare
- June 10, 2017

That's a lofty statement that, if true, would mean terrifying changes are about to hit seniors hard. The bill will go to Republican Governor Brian Sandoval's desk, and even though there is no official word as to whether or not he will sign it, the governor was one of few Republicans to have accepted the Affordable Care Act funding to expand Medicaid. (more...)
Sia Sia "Free Me" (ft. Zoe Saldana & Julianne Moore)
- June 10, 2017

As usual, she excels visually. The video, released today, features Zoe Saldana as a young mother living with HIV while Julianna Moore narrates her story. Blake Martin directed and Ryan Heffington , who worked on a number of Sia's other videos including " Chandelier ", " Cheap Thrills ", and " The Greatest ", choreographed the video. (more...)