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White House, Dems trade jabs on nominees

White House, Dems trade jabs on nominees

The Senate's majority vote on the bill received an angry response from some European capitals. Barack Obama had 183 nominees confirmed by that date in his first term, and George W. Corker pointed to a speck of dust on the floor and told reporters that focusing on the procedural issues Ryan's team has used to explain the House's slow going on Russian Federation sanctions would be like focusing on the speck of dust.


PDP Vs Sheriff: Supreme Court to issue Judgement on July 12

PDP Vs Sheriff: Supreme Court to issue Judgement on July 12

The leadership battle between two senators Ali Modu Sheriff and Ahmed Makarfi for about two years now, has left the PDP, which held power and controlled Nigeria's political landscape for 16 years, between 1999 and 2015, nearly a shadow of itself.


Anheuser-Busch scion detained for trying to fly chopper drunk

Anheuser-Busch scion detained for trying to fly chopper drunk

Clair County State's Attorney's Office". Police say a helicopter landed in an office park at 12:48 p.m. Monday. A second Swansea officer arrived and had a conversation with the pilot and field sobriety tests were performed on the pilot.


Burberry sales rise 3% to £478m in first quarter

Burberry sales rise 3% to £478m in first quarter

This is a time of great change for Burberry and the wider luxury industry. I... The company's comparable sales rose 4 percent. The first set of results under Gobbetti will have been watched closely by investors, following hints of a shareholder revolt over pay rewards for the outgoing chief executive Christopher Bailey.


Workers at major NYC airports prepare to strike

Workers at major NYC airports prepare to strike

Seven hundred workers, including baggage handlers, cleaners and customer service agents at three New York-area airports are going on strike. They will be joined by thousands of airport workers at Newark Liberty, LaGuardia, JFK and Denver worldwide airports, the Services Employees global Union announced Tuesday night.