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Melania Trump smacks away the president's hand at an Israeli airport

The initiative was most recently re-confirmed by Arab foreign ministers at a summit in the Jordanian Dead Sea resort of Sweimeh in March hosted by Jordanian King Abdullah II, and attended by Saudi Arabia's King Salman, Egypt's president Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi as well as head of Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas .



President Trump expected to retain attorney for Russia inquiry

Two other attorneys - Brendan Sullivan Jr. and A.B. Culvahouse Jr. - were reportedly nixed from the original list as a result of professional or legal issues. Last week, the Department of Justice named former Federal Bureau of Investigation director Robert Mueller a special counsel to the FBI's probe. The White House did not immediately respond to TPM's request for concept.



Trump's 'balanced' budget relies on $2 trillion math error

Here are nine of the key proposals related to healthcare in President Trump's budget proposal for fiscal year 2018, which begins October 1. Trump would keep campaign pledges to leave core Medicare and Social Security benefits for the elderly alone but that translated into even deeper cuts in programs for the poor such as Medicaid and food stamps .


Trump's $4T budget arrives on Capitol Hill

Trump's $4T budget arrives on Capitol Hill

The House had a bitter debate on health care before a razor-thin 217-213 passage in early May of a GOP health bill that included more than $ 800 billion in Medicaid cuts over the coming decade. The president's budget reduces funding to the current welfare system and would impose more stringent work requirements as a condition of receiving benefits.



Bill Cosby's Sexual Assault Trial Started Today

Defense lawyers are expected to grill Constand on her credibility, including why she did not report the incident until the following year and why she continued to maintain friendly contact with Cosby. Bill Cosby arrives for the second day of jury selection in his sexual assault case at the Allegheny County Courthouse, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Pittsburgh .


Video leads to charges for attack on cerebral palsy patient

Video leads to charges for attack on cerebral palsy patient

West Chester Police Chief Scott Bohn said , "The defendant's actions are appalling". "You wonder what would make an individual treat somebody like that". Baker and his friends were at convenience store on South High Street On Wednesday about 2:30 a.m. 'Every decent citizen should be outraged by the defendant's conduct.