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Author: 0 House Democrat: 'We need new leadership'

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (D-NY) put it more bluntly : "Look we need to win, everything else is bulls***t". "We are the party that stands up for working families and the middle class, yet many of them are not voting for us". In 2009, Pelosi was Speaker of the House leading a 255-seat majority. "I am a strategic politically astute leader", Pelosi said. BENNETT: It's a criticism rooted in generational angst about the future of the Democratic Party and its leaders.

Author: 0 China, US agree to denuclearise Korean peninsula

The spokesman claimed there was never a formal request made to release Warmbier by President Obama. Meanwhile, North Korea was angrily insisting it treated Otto Warmbier fairly and dismissing accusations to the contrary as slander. Meanwhile, the death of Otto Warmbier after 18 months of isolation in a North Korean prison cell only adds to White House impatience. So, once it becomes clear - once again - that neither sanctions nor negotiations are effective, and North Korea gets ...

Author: 0 Apple CEO Tim Cook urges Trump to show more compassion on immigration

Trump, who strolled in at the end of the meeting to greet the tech titans. For instance, an address by #jared kushner, the senior adviser to President Donald Trump, stood out not for content but for Kushner's voice . "Coding should be a requirement in every public school", said Apple boss Cook . Apple Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook , who has castigated Trump for his travel ban and the US withdrawal from the Paris climate treaty, responded with praise for Trump's senior adviser and ...

Author: 0 Blockading countries send list of 13 demands to Qatar

The Gulf states gave Qatar 10 days to comply with the demands. But as the crisis enters its fifth week, the US State Department on Tuesday urged the states allied against Doha to make their demands public and detail their accusations against Qatar.

Global Media Fifth GOP Senator says he won't back AHCA
Author: 0 Fifth GOP Senator says he won't back AHCA

Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell smiles as he leaves the chamber after announcing the release of the Republicans' healthcare bill . "I can not support a piece of legislation that takes insurance away from tens of millions of Americans and tens of thousands of Nevadans", Heller said .

Author: 0 Neighboring Arab Nations Slap Qatar With 13-Point List Of Demands

Saudi Arabia , Egypt , the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain have demanded Qatar shut down its state broadcaster Al Jazeera , according to reports. Qatar's foreign minister has even refused to settle the disputes or even talk about the crisis and the matters circling it until and unless the isolation of Qatar or the blockade is lifted or put to an end.

Author: 0 Fifth Republican Senator Comes Out Against Senate Health Care Bill

McConnell said in an interview with Reuters last month that he told Trump early on in the process that he did not need his help but that there may be a role for him later. "Like in the House bill , older people around 58, 59, 62, who were lower income will certainly wind up paying a lot more for their health insurance if this bill passes in its current form".

Author: 0 Sylville Smith case verdict: Dominique Heaggan-Brown not guilty

Following the not guilty verdict delivered Wednesday, the DOJ released video captured at the scene of the shooting and a written interview, and Heaggan-Brown told investigators he nearly didn't pull his gun that afternoon. Smith , who was armed with a handgun, ran from the officers until he reached a fence. Police bodycam video, which was recently released to the public, showed Mr Heaggan-Brown shooting Smith a second time after he threw his weapon over a fence and placed his hands ...

Global Media South Korea to scrap building new nuclear power plants
Author: 0 South Korea to scrap building new nuclear power plants

South Korean President Moon Jae-in, center, attends a ceremony. Moon campaigned on a program of cutting South Korea's traditional reliance on coal and nuclear for the bulk of its power , but has not previously commented on the commitment to end nuclear power since being elected in early May.

Author: 0 Pakistani PM hopes for swift solution to crisis over Qatar

The United Arab Emirates and Qatar have always been major proponents of open-skies air transport agreements which remove restrictions on flying between states. The F-15 deal between Doha and Washington highlighted confusion in the Trump administration. The United Arab Emirates and Bahrain appear to be violating people's human rights by threatening to jail or fine them for expressing sympathy for Qatar , U.N.

Global Media Melania and Donald Trump attend lavish Washington wedding
Author: 0 Melania and Donald Trump attend lavish Washington wedding

Guests included President Trump and the first lady, Vice President Mike Pence and his wife, Cabinet members like HUD secretary Ben Carson , Veteran Affairs secretary David Shulkin, and Ross and his wife. His 36-year-old Scottish bride has appeared in several movies and TV shows, including " Cold Case ", " Cabin Fever ", and " Lions for Lambs ", and "CSI: NY".

Author: 0 North Korea says it's 'biggest victim' in US student's death

The article published by the official Korean Central News Agency was Pyongyang's first reaction to Otto Warmbier's death in a USA hospital on Monday after North Korea released him for what it said was humanitarian reasons. The life of a 22-year-old college student who died this week after being detained for almost a year and a half in North Korea will be celebrated in an OH hometown still stunned by his loss.

Global Media U.S. lawmaker Scalise improving after baseball field shooting
Author: 0 U.S. lawmaker Scalise improving after baseball field shooting

He was hit in the left hip, suffering injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding. And authorities say they are examining a cell phone, a computer and a camera found inside a white van where the gunman had been living. The attacker, who was shot by Scalise's security detail and later died, was an IL man whose social media postings showed anger at Trump and the Republicans .

Global Media Egypt's Sisi approves island transfer to Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 Egypt's Sisi approves island transfer to Saudi Arabia

Following a series of heated parliamentary hearings earlier this month, the majority of Egyptian MPs voted in favour of the agreement by a show of hands in a general session on June 14. Saudi Arabia has helped Sisi with aid since he toppled President Mohamed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood in 2013. Egypt's Parliament last week backed the deal, but it has also become the subject of a legal tussle between different courts over jurisdiction.

Author: 0 Saudi Arabia, Middle East, Gulf countries celebrate Eid ul Fitr today

My greetings to all Nigerian Muslims and our brother Christians on the occasion of Eid-el-Fitr. Meanwhile, the Taipei City Government yesterday held an event to celebrate Eid al-Fitr, with Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) handing out 500 green envelopes to participants.

Global Media Presidential poll: Meira Kumar appeals for 'conscience vote'
Author: 0 Presidential poll: Meira Kumar appeals for 'conscience vote'

At the end of the video, fellow BJP members led by Swaraj stage a walk-out in protest. Not only video but Ms Swaraj also attached a press clipping from little-known daily Pioneer which said Swaraj was interrupted by the Speaker for at least 60 times during the next 2 minutes of Swaraj's speech.