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Next up in Senate health care debate: Genuine suspense - Economic Times (Tue, 25 Jul 2017)
TIME Next up in Senate health care debate: Genuine suspense Economic Times WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's days-long debate on health care features a dynamic that's relatively rare on Capitol Hill. Genuine suspense. Debate kicked off Tuesday without an obvious endgame. Several Republicans voted to start debate but said the ... America's Warrior-Senator John McCain Returns To Senate - For NowNDTV US Senate advances on healthcare, with dramatic return by McCainTimes of India McCain Returns to Cast Vote to Help the President Who Derided HimNew York Times NBCNews.com -Washington Post -Politico -Slate Magazine all 2,593 news articles »
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An Iranian ship refused to heed the Navy's warning. Then shots were fired. - Washington Post (Tue, 25 Jul 2017)
Washington Post An Iranian ship refused to heed the Navy's warning. Then shots were fired. Washington Post A U.S. Navy patrol boat fired two bursts of machine-gun fire at an Iranian military ship Tuesday as it made an alarmingly fast and close approach in the Persian Gulf, marking the latest aggressive encounter between the two adversaries. The unidentified ... US Navy ship fires warning shots at Iranian boatBusiness Standard US Navy ship fires warning shots near Iranian vesselReuters For the US Navy, Iranian Harassment Is Risky Business As UsualThe Drive Inquirer.net -The National -The New Indian Express -Arab News all 115 news articles »
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Trump unhappy with Sessions but wont fire him - India Today (Tue, 25 Jul 2017)
Washington Post Trump unhappy with Sessions but wont fire him India Today Washington, Jul 26 (PTI) US President Donald Trump has said that he is not planning to sack Attorney General Jeff Sessions, even as he reiterated his "disappointed" over the latters position on the probe into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 ... Conservatives rally around embattled Atty. Gen. Sessions as Trump continues criticismLos Angeles Times The standoff between Trump and Sessions escalatesWashington Post Donald Trump denounces Jeff Sessions for being 'weak' on Hillary ClintonThe Guardian Reuters -Chicago Tribune -Politico -PBS NewsHour all 1,147 news articles »
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Sri Lanka Revises Deal For Port With China, India's Concerns Addressed - NDTV (Tue, 25 Jul 2017)
NDTV Sri Lanka Revises Deal For Port With China, India's Concerns Addressed NDTV Sri Lanka's cabinet cleared a revised agreement for its Chinese-built southern port of Hambantota on Tuesday, the government said, after terms of the first pact sparked widespread public anger in the island nation. The port, close to the world's ... Sri Lanka clears revised deal for Hambantota portThe Hindu Sri Lanka scales back Hambantota port deal with ChinaThe New Indian Express Sri Lanka revises Hambantota Port agreement with China, allays India's concernsIndia TV Washington Post -Bloomberg -India.com -South China Morning Post all 32 news articles »
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North Korea: How Kim Jong Un's Family Was Picked by Russia to Lead and Threaten America - Newsweek (Tue, 25 Jul 2017)
Newsweek North Korea: How Kim Jong Un's Family Was Picked by Russia to Lead and Threaten America Newsweek Newsweek published this story under the headline of "Headless Beast: NORTH KOREA AFTER KIM” on July 18, 1994 after Kim Il Sung, then dictator of North Korea, died. In light of recent news involving North Korea and their threats against the US, ... US ambassador reports progress on new North Korea sanctionsABC News North Korea threatens 'merciless blow' to US as data shows Moscow aiding regimeCNBC North Korea promises nuclear strike on US if regime is threatenedCNN Business Standard -Las Vegas Review-Journal -Washington Post -The Hill (blog) all 299 news articles »
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China and Russia Hold First Joint Naval Drill in the Baltic Sea - New York Times (Tue, 25 Jul 2017)
New York Times China and Russia Hold First Joint Naval Drill in the Baltic Sea New York Times MOSCOW — Chinese and Russian warships practiced together in the Baltic Sea on Tuesday, in the first joint naval exercise the two countries have held in the area, which has been a focus of heightened tensions between Russia and the West. All sides ... China urges ASEAN to reject outside interferenceBusinessWorld Online Edition 2 Chinese fighter jets buzz within 150 feet of US nuke 'sniffer' aircraft over East China SeaRT all 337 news articles »
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US House approves new Russia sanctions, defying Trump - Times of India (Tue, 25 Jul 2017)
Times of India US House approves new Russia sanctions, defying Trump Times of India WASHINGTON: The US House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to slap new sanctions on Russia, and force President Donald Trump to obtain lawmakers' permission before easing any sanctions on Moscow, in a rare rebuke of the ... EU warns Congress's Russia sanctions effort could backfireWashington Post US Congress passes bill limiting Trump's ability to lift Russia sanctionsCBC.ca US moves one step closer to imposing fresh Russia sanctionsBBC News PBS NewsHour -Business Standard -CNN -The Guardian all 2,189 news articles »
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New UAE Documentary Claims Qatar Complicit In Sept. 11 Attacks - NDTV (Tue, 25 Jul 2017)
NDTV New UAE Documentary Claims Qatar Complicit In Sept. 11 Attacks NDTV In early June, long-simmering tension spilled over into open hostility when Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and other countries broke ties with Qatar over what they claimed was its financing of terrorism. World | © 2017 The Washington ... Egypt tells EU no 'compromise' over QatarTimes of India Qatar blockade: Arab states add 18 people, groups to terrorist lists – StatementFinancial Express UAE touts film linking rival Qatar to 9/11 attacksWashington Post Business Standard -Firstpost -Daily News & Analysis -Khaleej Times all 129 news articles »
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Trump blasts Obama's 2013 'red line' for Russia, Iran's control of Syria - Business Insider (Tue, 25 Jul 2017)
Business Insider Trump blasts Obama's 2013 'red line' for Russia, Iran's control of Syria Business Insider President Donald Trump on Tuesday blasted former President Barack Obama's handling of the Syrian civil war and Syrian President Bashar Assad in a joint press conference with Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri. "I'm not a fan of Assad," Trump said in ... and more »
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Maldives Parliament blockade: Maldivian Democratic Party stopped from entering heavily guarded complex - Firstpost (Tue, 25 Jul 2017)
Firstpost Maldives Parliament blockade: Maldivian Democratic Party stopped from entering heavily guarded complex Firstpost Male: Maldivian troops blockaded parliament and clashed with opposition leaders for the second day, witnesses said on Tuesday, as political turmoil escalated in the troubled honeymoon islands. The latest turbulence came as the United Kingdom urged its ... Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif accuses India of 'harming' Saarc by 'casting shadows of bilateral issues'Hindustan Times Maldives says parliament shut for securityThe Indian Express Maldives Oppn. says govt. locked down ParliamentThe Hindu The News International -Pakistan Observer -Washington Post -Radio Pakistan (press release) all 60 news articles »
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