Monday July 24-th, 2017

Government 'needs a good shutdown,' frustrated Trump tweets

The president said his party "either needs to elect more Republican Senators in 2018 or change the rules now to 51 percent". The president's tweet was that we might need a shutdown at some point to drive home and explain that Washington needs to ...

TTV Dhinakaran to keep off party, but yet to quit post

The late-night development has come as a severe blow to Sasikala and her family which has been holding the reins of the ruling faction after ousting Panneerselvam from the Chief Minister's chair in February. Before heading for jail, Sasikala made Din...

Joshua knocks out Klitschko to unify heavyweight title Joshua knocks out Klitschko to unify heavyweight title

Joshua won with an. After defeating Klitschko in front of 90,000 spectators and roars, Anthony Joshua requested the opportunity to fight against Tyson Fury next, who also beat Klitschko - on points in November 2015 - but has not fought since.

Steelers select TJ Watt with 30th pick

In fact, I interviewed him on the radio just hours before the draft began. Regardless of the number of comparisons between the two Watt boys, J.J. stated earlier this offseason how he feels his brother is further along at this stage of his career t...

UK's Labour pledges new Brexit strategy if it wins election

The Lib Dem leader said that while the PM has committed to leaving the European single market to regain full control over immigration, her own ministers have now acknowledged it can not be cut because Britain needs foreigners to fill job vacancies.

Raptors advance behind DeMar DeRozan's 32 points on Thursday

Antetokounmpo played 47 out of the 48 maximum minutes for his impressive tally of 34 points, 9 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals and 2 blocks. Toronto never did quite figure out how to stop Antetokounmpo, which doesn't exactly bode well for their conta...

Venezuela officials: 12 dead in overnight violence

Tens of thousands of protesters asking for the resignation of President Nicolas Maduro flooded th. The toll brings to 20 the number of people killed in three weeks of violent anti-government demonstrations. At least five people were injured in one ...

Trump assures constructing the wall against Mexico border Trump assures constructing the wall against Mexico border

Appearing before the global relations commission in the lower house of Congress, Videgaray unleashed uncharacteristically tough talk on Donald Trumps demand that Mexico pay for building a border wall, telling lawmakers that Mexico would not put a pes...

53 per cent turnout in Delhi municipal polls

Almost 54% of all eligible voters turned out to vote in the elections to the three municipal corporations in Delhi on Sunday, in a poll that was keenly watched and contested. Voters began trooping into the 13,022 polling centres right from the time b...

Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos dealt one-match ban for Lionel Messi challenge Real Madrid's Sergio Ramos dealt one-match ban for Lionel Messi challenge

Despite this unfortunate outcome, Real still have the title in their own hands as they look ahead to the final six games of the campaign. Messi celebrated the goal by taking off his shirt and holding it aloft, which some interpreted as a sign he is...

China Launches Its First Aircraft Carrier Built at Home

Chinese officials smashed a bottle of Champagne on the bow of their second aircraft carrier Wednesday, launching what the Defense Ministry calls the country's first "homemade" carrier - which took less than four years to build. The launch of the airc...

Kapanen scores double OT winner as Leafs beat Capitals 4-3

The Leafs went into the series thinking they were going to win and nothing's changed. One has to wonder if the increased ice time on special teams and the extracurricular activities between plays are taking their toll on the veteran team. Indeed, bec...

Blue Jays shortstop Troy Tulowitzki on disabled list with hamstring issue Blue Jays shortstop Troy Tulowitzki on disabled list with hamstring issue

With the game on the line and his team desperate for a win in the 13th inning on Friday night, reliever Joe Biagini was Gibbons last resort. Happ is on the 10-day disabled list and Alex Sanchez is sidelined with blister issues. Jose Alvarez , who...

The US And Canada Are Fighting About Milk And Wood - Again The US And Canada Are Fighting About Milk And Wood - Again

Trump's point man on the file explicitly linked all these individual disputes to the broader negotiation. Reporters asked Trump Tuesday if he was fearful of a trade dispute with Canada. But Trudeau also said his officials "will work constructively to...

Canadian leader responds to lumber tariffs imposed by the US

But they've outsmarted our politicians for many years". A White House official confirmed the comment. Trump has called the move "a disgrace" that hurts US producers in dairy states such as Wisconsin. Ross said the ongoing disputes highlight the nee...

Official estimate could upend Trump tax plan

The Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center estimates that cutting the corporate rate to 20 percent would lower federal tax revenue by $1.8 trillion over a decade, while cutting it to 15 percent would decrease revenue by $2.4 trillion. Orrin Hatch, R...

Mnuchin says business tax rate at 15 percent in Trump tax plan

He will propose cutting the income tax rate paid by public corporations to 15pc from 35pc, and allowing multinationals to bring in overseas profits at a tax rate of 10pc versus 35pc now, the official said . Tax break for child care costs: Late i...

President Trump Calls Out Canada for Making Things "Difficult" for Farmers

But now - with plans for a wall with Mexico hitting obstacles - he's expressing broader ambitions for the Northern border. "People don't realize, Canada has been very rough on the United States", the President said to a farmers' group assembled a...

AA: France's Muslims urged to vote for Macron in run-off

That showed how she and her expanding electorate are becoming an increasingly unavoidable force and feature on the landscape, however unsavory that reality is to mainstream politicians who immediately appealed for a repeat of the "all against Le Pen"...

France's mainstream politicians unite to back Macron over Le Pen

Le Pen has invested much energy in pulling the National Front away from its historic fascist and antisemitic image, going so far as to expel her father, Jean-Marie Le Pen, in August 2015 from the party he co-founded in 1972. "Patriots should come t...

Polls show Trump's approval at new low as 100-day mark looms Polls show Trump's approval at new low as 100-day mark looms

Trying to unsuccessfully tackle repeal and replacement of Obamacare early on in his presidency might have cost Trump his honeymoon period - the early period in office when US presidents typically enjoy higher approval ratings. We'll publish as man...

Victor Moses speaks on Kante winning PFA Player of the Year

Chelsea and Tottenham stars dominated the PFA Team of the Year and a player from each side picked up an individual gong too. "It's a great achievement, he's working very hard and he's improving a lot". And Beckham, himself the PFA young player o...

France's Le Pen says Macron is France's Le Pen says Macron is "weak" on Islamist terrorism

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesperson said it was good that the strong European Union candidate had been so successful, and wished Mr Macron the best for the next two weeks until the run-off election. "The major issue of this election is ...

North Korean mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up US North Korean mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up US

She said members are working on a statement responding to the latest North Korean missile launch that failed. Videos depicting such destruction are not new for Pyongyang. Cooperation with Iran led to the development of its Shehab missile system...

French killer was detained for threat to police French killer was detained for threat to police

This entire attack was a case of blatant criminal negligence. A political row has broken out this afternoon, after the French prime minister accused far-right candidate Marine Le Pen of using the tragedy to garner support for her policies.

Few surprises in Gatland's Lions: Hansen Few surprises in Gatland's Lions: Hansen

But, whilst Warburton maybe very well known for his costly red card against France in 2011 or his recent decision to step down as Wales captain, he is one of the best flankers in the world despite a recent dip in form. "Can they beat the All Blacks?"...

UK Labour leader comes out fighting

But May, who had repeatedly ruled out the possibility of an early election, has faced criticism for the sudden reversal. The Conservatives are on course to receive twice as many votes as Labour in the forthcoming general election, a new opinion ...

Vinyl music gives record stores a boost in a digital world Vinyl music gives record stores a boost in a digital world

He planned to release a list of what he'll have on hand Friday on the store's Facebook and Instagram pages as well as on Twitter . Just one up the street is WFPK DJ Matt Anthony's Record Shop , and they're planning an all-day bash as well f...

Japan and Australia to deepen ties amid North Korea tension Japan and Australia to deepen ties amid North Korea tension

Critics have accused Ahn of lacking principles on national security, saying he reversed his position to accept the deployment of a US missile defense system in South Korea. "I can see that the U.S. is also emphasizing and reaffirming their willingn...

Oilers defence stepping up in Sharks series

We haven't been like that all year so I think it was a one-off. "And think about some of the things they need to do better". When a reporter suggested to Todd McLellan that the Sharks offense, "woke up a little bit", in Game 4, the Oilers head co...

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