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Russian Federation hits back over new U.S. sanctions

Russian Federation hits back over new U.S. sanctions

It's unclear if Trump plans to sign the bill , but it passed with veto-proof majorities in both chambers. The legislation also cracks down on Iran and North Korea for activities including their missile development programs and human rights abuses, including seeking to punish foreign banks that do business with North Korea.


Police Officer Shot And Killed After Responding To Crash

Police Officer Shot And Killed After Responding To Crash

A police officer attempting to help at the scene of a auto accident was fatally shot, apparently by an occupant of the vehicle, near Indianapolis on Thursday. "Tragically, his was lost", Vaughn said at the news conference. "We appreciate the community support as we continue to work through the loss of our brother".


22000 diesel Porsche Cayennes recalled due to emissions 'defeat devices'

22000 diesel Porsche Cayennes recalled due to emissions 'defeat devices'

But the scandal goes back even further to 2006 when Volkswagon executives first made the decision to install the software as a way to increase its low share of the vehicle market in the USA, reported the New York Times . "In our view that is a kind of test recognition, which we regard as an impermissible deactivation strategy". Speaking about the Cayenne, he said: "There is no explanation as to why this software is in this auto", arguing that the vehicle has a modern emissions system and is ...


Ferrari driver reduces auto to smouldering wreck an hour after buying it

Ferrari driver reduces auto to smouldering wreck an hour after buying it

According to British police the black Ferrari was being driven in wet conditions when it left the road and slid about 50 meters across a field near the South Yorkshire town of Barnsley in northern England. Police said the driver, who walked away from crash with cuts and bruises, was "very lucky". It careered off the motorway before going airbourne and bursting into flames in the middle of a field.


Nitish Kumar betrayed the mandate: Tejashwi Yadav

Nitish Kumar betrayed the mandate: Tejashwi Yadav

That's a significant gain for the BJP in the run up to the 2019 general election. "On July 27, 2015, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a rally in Muzaffarpur questioned the "political DNA" of Nitish Kumar ". In partnering with the BJP again, Nitish has made that sacrifice. The NDA has got its "old friend" back, it said, but pointed out that Kumar had "splashed a lot of muck" on Modi when he left the NDA.


RPC client Mike Ashley wins £15m High Court battle over pub deal

RPC client Mike Ashley wins £15m High Court battle over pub deal

Blue alleged that Ashley had reneged on a £15m payment, promised to Blue in a London pub in 2013 if Blue doubled Sports Direct's share price from £4 to £8. So if you thought management meetings were made decadent by the presence of coffee and a plate of generic custard biscuits, you might want to have a rethink.