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Global Media House intel committee chair steps away from Russia probe
Author: 0 House intel committee chair steps away from Russia probe

Said Conaway: "I am confident that Ranking Member Schiff and I will be able to work together to conduct an effective, bipartisan investigation". Immediately afterward, critics said he had disclosed classified information in what many saw as an effort to provide cover to Trump's wiretapping claim and distract from the wider Russian Federation investigation.

Author: 0 Thai king endorses new constitution, 20th since 1932

The king of Thailand has signed a new constitution that paves the way for a return to democracy but still gives the army an influential role in politics. The king returned it to the government for changes relating to powers of the king and the regent. "With the constitution in place, an election seems more a reality", Chavalit Vichayasuthi, its acting deputy secretary-general, told Reuters.

Author: 0 Scotland's minister, a Trump critic, says she would meet him

Sturgeon is now trying to badger the UK Government to allow another vote for independence for Scotland , and is now using the Brexit negotiations as a way to make that become a reality, however Theresa May the Prime Minister of the UK has ruled out another referendum.

Author: 0 Trump boosts coal as China takes the lead on climate change

A White House National Security Council (NSC) senior official indicated that so-called secondary boycotts may be discussed early in the high-stakes summit between U.S. Even with North Korea and other Asian security concerns front and center, disagreements over trade between the world's two largest economies may well be the topic that brings the most tension to the gathering at Mr.

Global Media Trump presses China on NKorea; another bluff could hurt him
Author: 0 Trump presses China on NKorea; another bluff could hurt him

On Thursday, Trump is scheduled to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago. His meetings with Trump come at a time of change and uncertainty for both countries - and of change in their bilateral relationship. -Taiwanese relations and the "One China " policy . Trump's candor and unpredictability, combined with his veiled threats of possible sanctions on Chinese banks and even USA military action against North Korea , could provide him new leverage with Beijing.

Global Media Did White House Pressure Spike This Week's Russia Hearing?
Author: 0 Did White House Pressure Spike This Week's Russia Hearing?

Spicer says the White House did not respond to the letter. "We believe that the Department's position in this regard is overbroad, incorrect, and inconsistent with the Department's historical approach to the congressional testimony of current and former senior officials", O'Neil wrote in a March 23 letter to Justice Department official Samuel Ramer.

Global Media Amazon makes it way easier to pay with cash
Author: 0 Amazon makes it way easier to pay with cash

Amazon Cash lets you transfer cash into your Amazon account, which can then be used to buy things from the retailer. The shopper then goes to a participating physical store such CVS , VG's Grocery, Sheetz or D&W Fresh Market. What is Amazon Cash? There will no longer be the need to link their debit or credit card to the online service . No problem! Amazon is an online juggernaut without a large brick-and-mortar presence, so cash isn't something that the company typically handles ...

Author: 0 Insult-Slinging Funnyman Don Rickles Dead At 90

For more than half a century, "Mr. Warmth" headlined casinos and nightclubs from Las Vegas to Atlantic City. The comedian really hit it big after he started appearing on " The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson " in 1965. Rickles was famously best friends with Bob Newhart. "Then he focused on Sinatra, not failing to mention (then-girlfriend) Mia Farrow, nor that he was wearing a toupee, nor to say that Sinatra was washed up as a singer, and when Sinatra laughed, everybody laughed".

Global Media Non-stop rain, snowfall creates flood-like situation in J&K
Author: 0 Non-stop rain, snowfall creates flood-like situation in J&K

The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway on Wednesday was closed again after landslides hit the road. Because of heavy water flow over the roads, traffic has also been halted by the concerned authorities. The University of Kashmir, Islamic University and Central University also postponed exams for the day. Officials have also issued an alert for the people living in low lying areas.

Author: 0 Trump hits golf course with Sen. Rand Paul

But "if we don't get what we want, we will make a deal with the Democrats", he said. On Capitol Hill, members of the House Freedom Caucus and the moderate Tuesday Group have struggled to rebuild trust following the health care debacle in March.

Global Media RBI keeps policy rate unchanged
Author: 0 RBI keeps policy rate unchanged

India's consumer price inflation (CPI) had edged up to 3.65 percent in February from 3.17 percent as food prices had started to rise. The RBI has said that for 2017-18, inflation is projected to average 4.5 per cent in the first-half and 5 per cent in the second-half.

Global Media TSX futures indicate a slightly higher start
Author: 0 TSX futures indicate a slightly higher start

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was down 70.25 points to 15,477.50 after 90 minutes of trading. The Canadian dollar also finished slightly higher, climbing 0.05 of a USA cent at 74.53 cents US. "It seems as though whenever it goes under US$50, we start hearing rumblings from the OPEC talking about extending their supply cuts", said Cieszynski, chief market strategist at CMC Markets Canada.

Global Media African envoys hit out at India over attacks on Nigerian students
Author: 0 African envoys hit out at India over attacks on Nigerian students

In a statement, the African Heads of Mission said Indian authorities have failed to sufficiently condemn the attacks or take visible deterring measures. The tone of the Daily Nation article, titled 'Racist Attacks Belie Presence of Africans in India for Centuries' , however, seemed friendly in general as it traced the history of Africans in India.

Global Media Brazil takes over top spot from Argentina in FIFA rankings
Author: 0 Brazil takes over top spot from Argentina in FIFA rankings

India have now won 11 of their last 13 games, scoring a total of 31 goals . France was sixth, Belgium seventh, Portugal eighth, Switzerland ninth, Spain 10th and Poland 11th. The new rankings highlight the rapid incline in Brazil's fortunes under new head coach Tite, who replaced Dunga in June 2016 after the national team's poor performance at the Copa America Centenario.

Global Media Russia's Supreme Court to consider Jehovah's Witnesses ban
Author: 0 Russia's Supreme Court to consider Jehovah's Witnesses ban

The Jehovah's Witnesses were founded in Pittsburgh in the 1870s. If the Supreme Court upholds this claim, the Witnesses' national headquarters will be shut down. An estimated eight million people worldwide are part of the Christian-based movement, best known for going door to door looking for new converts. The court however rejected the request.

Author: 0 Liverpool held by Bournemouth as King crowns comeback

After an eight-match winless start to 2017, Bournemouth are now unbeaten in five as they edge towards securing a third successive season in England's top-flight. "It is not about thinking 'How can we play flawless football?' now". The last meeting between the two teams in December was even more dramatic, resulting in an incredible 4-3 Bournemouth win after Liverpool led 3-1 and Eddie Howe's side looked set to provide stern opposition once again, as they raced into an early lead ...

Global Media Strong winds on the way
Author: 0 Strong winds on the way

Winds will increase during the morning with the highest gusts expected during the afternoon. If these winds develop, they could cause tree damage and lead to power outages . High winds expected Friday prompted the National Weather Service to issue a "High Wind Watch". Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

Global Media Donald Trump discloses financial details of wealthy staffers
Author: 0 Donald Trump discloses financial details of wealthy staffers

Kushner has as much as $ 25 million in liabilities to Deutsche Bank, a prime lender to Kushner family real estate ventures as well as a major creditor for Trump Organization-branded real estate projects. On Friday, the White House disclosed the earnings of 180 government officials. Together, the couple's real-estate and business investments are still worth as much as $714 million, as they begin their lives in public service.

Global Media Amazon acquires right to buy stake in fuel cell maker Plug Power
Author: 0 Amazon acquires right to buy stake in fuel cell maker Plug Power

Market capitalization is calculated by multiplying a company's shares outstanding by the current market price of one share. Private Advisor Grp Inc Limited Company invested in 19,672 shares. A moving average can help cut down the amount of "noise" on a price chart. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $1.17 and a 200 day moving average of $1.34.

Global Media Hillary Clinton's Nephew Is Now Officially a Model
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton's Nephew Is Now Officially a Model

The younger Clinton rose to fame after Us Weekly spotted him-and his shirtless Instagram photos-during the 2016 Democratic National Convention. IMG Models now represents some of the fashion industry's leading names, including sister darlings Gigi and Bella Hadid, body activist Ashley Graham , Victoria's Secret angel Candice Swanepoel and many more .