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Imran Khan responds to allegations about country career salary

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Moreover, he said that the Supreme Court of Pakistan will soon announce its verdict in the Panama Papers case. Slamming Minister for Defence Khawaja Asif for levelling "baseless" accusations against Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital (SKMCH), established by Imran, the PTI leader said if people trusted him with their money. Read More »

Anthony Scaramucci is Trump's new communications director

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He announced the new press secretary to take over from Spicer , who resigned earlier on Friday, would be Sarah Sanders. Eager to make changes in his communications team, the President began courting Mr Anthony Scaramucci , a NY financial whiz who has been an eloquent defender of Mr Trump in TV interviews . Read More »

A Hot and Humid Weekend Ends with Scattered Storms

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Surf will be around 3 feet with water temperatures in the mid to upper 70s. They also have the potential to become strong to severe leading to possible damaging winds and localized flooding. Temperatures will slowly work back to average in the lower 80s. Still humid but not as warm with high temperatures just under 80 degrees. We do expect watches and warning this afternoon, so stay with abc27 for more updates. Read More »

Manafort, Don Jr. Won't Testify Under Oath At Senate Hearing

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A former US intelligence official told CBS News on Saturday that the Post's story is accurate. Sens. Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar are on the Judiciary Committee and will be questioning Donald Trump Jr and Manafort this week. On Saturday night, Jay Sekulow, one of Trump's attorneys, said the president has not discussed the issue of pardons with his outside legal team. Donald Jr and former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort are now negotiating with the Senate Judiciary Committee about ... Read More »

Good Samaritans on tanker ship rescue 5 from capsized boat

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The families of the two rowers came together and waited for about two hours to hear whether their sons had been rescued. "Everything is okay. The boys are okay", Ms Martin said. The men had to climb on the hull of their overturned boat and await rescue after an alarm beacon was triggered, according to Tatiana Rezvaya-Crutchlow from the Ocean Rowing Society . Read More »

Trump urges Republican Senate to 'step up to the plate' and 'WIN!'

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With a slim majority of 52 in the Senate , the GOP can only afford to lose two senators, so the straightforward repeal bill was considered a non-starter. "We're a short distance from victory so let's stay in the room, stay in Washington until we get it done, '" unusual said on the radio program. That number would increase to 27 million in 2020, after the elimination of the ACA's expansion of eligibility for Medicaid and the elimination of subsidies for insurance purchased through the ... Read More »

Turkish leader wades into Qatar dispute with Gulf tour

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Recep Tayyip Erdogan , whose country has deployed troops to Qatar, is the fifth high-level visitor from outside the Gulf to try to resolve the dispute since it erupted on June 5. Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani delivers a televised speech in Doha on July 21, 2017. The defiant Doha government, however, strongly refused to comply, calling the wide-ranging demands "unrealistic, unreasonable and unacceptable". Read More »

Venezuelans protest Maduro's bid to amend constitution

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Clashes ensued for several hours as hundreds of masked youths hurled stones and Molotov cocktails at troops firing tear gas from motorcycles. Several people were injured during the demonstration, including violinist Wuilly Arteaga , who has become a symbol of almost four months of anti-government protest. Read More »

Afghanistan: 13 militants killed in airstrike

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Ghor governor said that the Taliban killed a number of doctors and employees of Taywara district after seizing control of the area. Abdul Karim Youresh, a spokesman for provincial police said security forces are now in Khair Abad village of the district "which is about 1.5 kilometers far from the center of the district". Read More »

Colorado man arrested in 2012 killing of 13-year-old son

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Dylan Redwine was last heard from via text messages he sent to his mother and friends after arriving at his father's home on November 18th, 2012. Mark Redwine has denied any involvement in Dylan's death. Dylan Redwine's partial remains were found up on Middle Mountain Road, approximately 10 miles north from his father's home on June 2013. According to the document, Dylan Redwine had seen "compromising pictures" of his father and meant to confront him about them on his visit. Read More »

Violence leaves one dead at Israeli embassy in Jordan

The three people were hospitalized, with one of the Jordanians dying from bullet wounds, according to a statement. Police sealed off the heavily protected embassy in the upmarket Rabiyeh neighbourhood of the Jordanian capital. In downtown Amman, protesters in the capital marched from Al Hussein Square to denounce the Israeli measures at Al Aqsa, while in Zarqa, 22km east of Amman, activists and political parties marched from the Omar Bin Al Khattab Mosque. Read More »

Here Is Why Anthony Scaramucci Is Deleting Old Tweets

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Jay Sekulow, a member of Trump's legal team, said on ABC's "This Week" that there was no need for Trump to pardon anyone. Scaramucci said Trump only tweeted about the issue of pardons in reaction to the leak. "I don't know who this anonymous person is that said if the Russians had actually done it we wouldn't have been able to detect it". Fresh on the job, Scaramucci found himself talking about one of the President's tweets . Read More »

Palestinians dead in tension around Jerusalem shrine

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Since then, Palestinian Muslims have been holding the daily prayers outside the gates, insisting they will not enter it for worship until the metal detectors are removed. On Friday, three Palestinians reportedly were killed in clashes between rioters and police in Jerusalem and the West Bank. The holy compound includes the Al-Aqsa mosque and the Dome of the Rock. Read More »

Human trafficking: 8 found dead inside truck

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San Antonio police chief, William McManus is calling this a "horrific tragedy". Walmart employees become aware of the situation after one of the aliens approached them and asked for water. "We are still learning about the tragic events that unfolded on our doorstep overnight, which shines a bright light on the plight of immigrants looking for a better life and victims of human trafficking ". Read More »

Trump's spin doctor Anthony Scaramucci seals White House press debut with kiss

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Spicer served a dual role as head of the communications team and press secretary following the May 2017 resignation of Mike Dubke , who stayed for only three months. Scaramucci insisted he has a good relationship with Priebus and said he offered to bring him on board as chief operating officer at his SkyBridge Capital company after the 2012 presidential campaign. Read More »

No winners in Gulf feud as Saudi, Qatari assets converge on oil

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Doha denies the claim. Qatar rejects the UAE and Saudi Arabia's designations, first and foremost among which the Muslim Brotherhood, a group with which the Gulf state has a long-standing strategic relationship. Saudi Arabia already has myriad problems in Yemen, and this is just one more, reflective of the reality that President Hadi never had broad political support and mostly had to rely on piecemeal support from the real political factions. Read More »

Death threats over Charlie Gard case

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The couple said an electroencephalogram (EEG) should be carried out for no longer than 30 minutes. As The Guardian reports, the Great Ormond Street Hospital has now received thousands of abusive messages from those opposed to removing Charlie Gard from life support. Read More »

Russian Military Could Force The US Out of Syria, Army Official Says

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Addressing a security conference at the Aspen Institute, Special Operations Command chief Army General Raymond Thomas said that, while counterterrorism remained a priority for his forces, global law could prevent the USA from maintaining a long-term presence in Syria, where its intervention has been declared illegal by the government. Read More »

Trump will try to pardon himself if charged over Kremlin collusion

How do you take a job and then recuse yourself? Stein said , "I think he wants Jeff Sessions to resign I think he wants him to be gone, and I think he wants to then fire the special prosecutor". Over the years, I've looked at maybe doing a deal in Russian Federation, but I never did one. But at other points, he has expressed fears that it will dog him for his entire time in office. Read More »

Trump tweets that he has 'complete power to pardon'

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A statement from the office of committee chairman Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., tweeted Friday afternoon, "The Judiciary Committee will talk to Trump Jr". The panel is investigating Russia's meddling in the 2016 election. The sources also did not say whether Mueller has uncovered any evidence to charge Manafort with money laundering, but they said doing so is seen by investigators as critical in getting his full cooperation in their investigation . Read More »

McKillop running away with it at World Para Athletics Championships

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Sundar Singh Gurjar had bagged India's first gold in the F-46 javelin throw event while Amit Kumar Saroha took home a silver medal in the F-51 category in club throw. Even a week before the World Para Athletics Championships in London, he had to leave his camp for a day for an event in Mumbai. Ouellet and Dunkerley are the lone Canadians to have won medals in a running event at the championships with two days - July 22-23 - remaining. Read More »

Man Charged with Felony DUI in Fatal I-20 Crash

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The 31-year-old Tampa man who was driving the truck was not injured, according to FHP. It happened about 3:00 a.m. Friday morning, in the eastbound lanes, near mile marker 87. FHP said the driver of the SUV, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected. A tow truck lifts the trailer portion of a semitrailer containing about 79,000 pounds of bananas on Friday, July 21, 2017, following a crash along northbound Interstate 15 near St. Read More »

Nagaland party members hold beef fest, invite 'partisan' governor to dinner

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NPF working presidents Huskha Yepthomi and Apong Pongener had said on Friday that the 19 legislators were expelled from the party for an indefinte period based on the recommendation of the disciplinary action committee. Kiyanilie Peseyie who remained with the cabinet under the then chief minister Dr. Shürhozelie Liezietsü was appointed by the NPF party as the Legislature Party Whip on November 14, 2014 and officially notified by the Assembly Secretariat on 15, 2014. Read More »

Congress Reaches Deal on 'Sweeping' Russia Sanctions

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The new bill also prevents the president from adjusting the sanctions without lawmakers' consent, despite the White House's arguments that President Trump needed to be able to ease or lift the sanctions for diplomatic flexibility. Outside business groups and several US energy, auto, aerospace, manufacturing and banking companies have also lobbied both chambers to narrow several provisions in the bill, arguing the measure could inadvertently penalize them for business deals that would be ... Read More »

Moscow negatively views new U.S. sanctions bill

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In addition to the measures against Russian Federation, the bill includes new sanctions on Iran (over its ballistic-missile tests) and North Korea ( over its nuclear program ). Language empowering Congress to block Mr Trump from any attempt to ease or end sanctions "is going to stay in this bill", Mr Corker told reporters. Read More »

Man United on verge of closing deal for Bayern Munich's Renato Sanches

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Speaking on these coming International Champions Cup matches, Acting Brands and Marketing Director, StarTimes, Mr. Qasim Elegbede, said StarTimes remains committed to delivering quality sporting content to its subscribers. In the 85th minute, Milan put the game beyond doubt when Turkish new signing Hakan Calhanoglu made it 4-0 with a rasping long shot. Bayern's English Twitter account didn't exactly take it well... Read More »

Congress strikes deal on bill to slap new sanctions on Russian Federation

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Congress would then have 30 days to accept or reject the proposed changes. "I expect the House and Senate will act on this legislation promptly, on a broad bipartisan basis and send the bill to the President's desk". 722 on the introduction of sanctions against Iran, which also included a section with widened sanctions against Russian Federation. The administration lobbied hard against the bill's congressional-review clause. Read More »

U.S. blocks $350 million aid to Pakistan

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The Pentagon's decision came ahead of the Trump administration's review of United States policy with regard to Afghanistan and Pakistan . US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis has said that his refusal to give certification to Congress that Pakistan was taking action against the Haqqani network is not a reflection of a new tougher policy against Islamabad, but simply an assessment of the current state of play. Read More »

Deal on Russia, Iran sanctions clears path for House vote

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According to multiple reports , bipartisan members of the United States Congress has reached agreement on a bill to enact new sanctions on Russia , a legislative reaction to the widely-held belief that the Russian government attempted to interfere with and influence the 2016 presidential election. Read More »