Nonetheless, Ryan voiced support for Trump's sentiment Thursday, saying that he shared the president's "frustration". Less than one week ago, in the wake of defeat on healthcare, Trump called Freedom Caucus members "friends of mine" while expressing disappointment and surprise that the bill couldn't pass.
Yogi Adityanath, 44, the radical priest who will govern the key northern state for Narendra Modi's ruling party, has launched a crackdown on illegal slaughterhouses, saying that they fuel an illicit trade in beef, which is considered sacred by Hindus.
Shortly after Trump signed his energy plan , California Gov. At least six plants that relied on coal have closed or announced they will close since Trump's victory in November, including the main plant at the Navajo Generating Station in Arizona, the largest in the West.
A blast in Mosul in which 200 civilians were killed, which was attributed to a US airstrike in some reports , was the result of an Islamic State (ISIS) bomb, Iraq's military said. "The Iraqi security forces are putting themselves in the line of fire in order to protect civilians". "If those innocents were killed, it was an unintentional accident of war", he said.
Despite thousands of residents fleeing the city, hundreds of thousands still remain within. A recent surge in the number of civilian casualties in Mosul suggests that the US-led coalition is not doing enough to protect the citizens during its campaign to defeat ISIS in Iraq, Amnesty International said Tuesday.
He's going to figure out how to get it done", an unnamed senior official boasted to Politico . As Republicans do their level best to make sure as many poor people as possible go bankrupt from medical debt or die of preventable diseases, a single-payer counter-offer makes flawless policy and political sense.
Strategic issues such as the South China Sea, North Korea's nuclear threat and US President Donald Trump are expected to be discussed during the bilateral talks. Chinese defense equipment on artificial islands in the disputed South China Sea is to maintain the freedom of navigation in the region, the country's Premier Li Keqiang said Friday.
With captain Wayne Rooney's global days looking numbered after he failed to make the squad, and a lack of regular English scorers in the Premier League other than the now injured Harry Kane and Leicester City's Jamie Vardy, Defoe's renaissance is something of a bonus for Southgate.
John Tsang , the former Secretary of Finance, and a far more popular candidate in the city, received just 365 votes in the election. Many here consider Lam a Beijing appointee who will function as an extension of her ex-boss, the unpopular chief executive Leung Chun-ying.
When the result was announced, he tweeted that Lam had been elected with "only 777 votes". "'One country, two systems' is going down the drain, and our high degree of autonomy will exist in name only". At least nine pro-democracy figures have been informed by police that they are to be charged with public nuisance. And they are anxious about China's growing involvement in Hong Kong.
When the question arose as to whether one tweak would make some veterans ineligible for tax credits, he noted, "Well, we're not sure of those answers". But until everyone agrees with that something, the Affordable Care Act will stay. And that's one of the reasons why the House Freedom Caucus demanded that it be removed from anything that the House passed.
Four off-duty officers were already at the nightclub, providing security, when the shooting happened and quickly responded to the shooting. A shooting inside a Cincinnati nightclub early Sunday killed one person and injured more than a dozen others.
The people cutting America's health care under the banner of reform have never had to worry about care for themselves or their families. Even amid the more sanguine mood on Friday as the vote approached, not all investors were ready to embrace the notion that a failure to repeal Obamacare could be so readily overlooked given how far the market has come since the election.
Acknowledging their defeat on healthcare (while fecklessly trying to blame Democrats), Trump and his team on Friday said they would now place their focus on passing a controversial budget package and moving ahead with a major tax reform plan.
Drafting of the anniversary declaration has proven hard at times. European Parliament President Tajani holds up a document signed by EU leaders. It went on to pledge to bring the suddenly diminished European Union - the result of Brexit - more tightly together: "Europe is our common future.We are determined to make the European Union stronger and more resilient, through even greater unity".
At the moment, North and South Korea are causing a headache - and not only to China. Now that former president Park Geun-hye has left office, the pendulum of South Korean politics is set to swing back to an era of liberal governance. For fundamental deterrence against escalating North Korean nuclear weapons threat, South Korea should seriously consider going nuclear through the options of using the country's existing advanced facility and technology in producing commercial nuclear energy or ...
The attack began when a man drove a vehicle into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge, killing two of them. The 52-year-old was born in Kent, England, and was known to police. Police raided a home in the central city of Birmingham was where Masood lived until late past year, a neighbour said. "Unfortunately, despite our best efforts, we were unable to save him", Crofts said.
However, the State Department report estimated that the pipeline would create 42,000 jobs directly and indirectly in business related to its completion, with a total of $ 2 billion in wages. Fox said he's happy to see it's now being recognized that these lands are the ancestral lands of the Blackfoot Confederacy, and that they've agreed to work together.
Although the White House has declined to comment on the latest report by CNN , the White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said on Monday, after Comey's testimony before Congress, that there was no evidence of collusion between Trump's aides and Russian operatives.
The partisan divide over the House Intelligence Committee's probe of Russian interference in the US presidential election deepened on Friday, when the committee's top Democrat suggested its Republican chairman cancelled a public hearing after pressure from the White House.