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House Republicans to Obama: Take no more action on Iran

At the same time, Trump may seek a tougher line on Iran's compliance with the current deal. He called it a "disaster" and the " worst deal ever negotiated". But many Republicans in the U.S. Congress have been highly critical of it. Legal experts say this means the new administration could simply take no action if it chooses to do so.


Top US civilian honor going to 21 artists, athletes, others

Top US civilian honor going to 21 artists, athletes, others

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama awarded the 2016 Presidential Medal of Freedom - the highest civilian honor in the United States - to 21 key figures at a star-studded ceremony at the White House on Tuesday. "What an incredible burden that was to bear, to risk her career like that". Mr Obama said every recipient had touched him in a "very powerful, personal way".


UK Serial Killer Convicted of Murdering 3 Men He Met Online

UK Serial Killer Convicted of Murdering 3 Men He Met Online

But jurors at London's Central Criminal Court convicted him of the murders and a range of other offenses that included three rapes and three sexual assaults of men who survived their encounters with Port. Seventeen police officers are facing investigation for possible misconduct over failures in catching serial killer Stephen Port. "He is obsessed with surrepticiously drugging young, often vulnerable, men for sexual purposes and rape".



Autumn Statement: "No hope" for the future, says shadow chancellor

On the chances of Mr Hammond wiping out the deficit by 2012, Mr Chote said: "That will be quite a challenge, especially if he needs or decides to borrow more during this Parliament". "Today's statement places on record the abject failure of the last six wasted years (since Labour lost power) and offers no hope for the future". Income tax free personal allowance to rise to £12,500 and the higher rate threshold will increase to £50,000 by the end of the Parliament.



Best Black Friday 2016 Deals Right Now: Amazon, Best Buy

Amid the clutter of deals clamoring for attention, smart and careful shoppers can come out ahead. "Customer shopping behavior is always evolving", Jarwala said. Wal-Mart's policy website states the store does not price match clearance items or those bought on Thanksgiving, Black Friday or Cyber Monday , according to the store's website .



Trump says 'certain areas' of border wall with Mexico could be fence

But we are getting them out of our country, they are here illegally. "I would say don't do it, that's awful, because I'm going to bring this country together", he said. The plan for a wall along the US border with Mexico is Trump's new facet in immigration policy. "When you give me a bad story, or when you give me an inaccurate story; I have a method of fighting back", he stated.