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Trump Signs Bill Imposing New Sanctions on Russian Federation

Trump Signs Bill Imposing New Sanctions on Russian Federation

The legislation covers sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea , but the part found most objectionable by President Trump was a provision that enjoins him to notify Congress and give it 30 days of advance notice to consider and block any move by him to roll back the Russia sanctions.


China Sea code framework

China Sea code framework

THE FOUNDERS Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan peter Cayetano (right) and Asean Secretary General Le Luong minh unveil a painting of the founding fathers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) during the opening ceremony of the 50th Asean Regional Forum in manila on Saturday.


Putin vacationing shirtless in Siberia mountains

Putin vacationing shirtless in Siberia mountains

Putin's affinity for the tough guy pose has been documented with shots of him bare-chested on horseback, diving in a submarine in Lake Baikal - the world's deepest - and flipping a Judo opponent. He was accompanied by defense minister Sergey Shoigu, Tyva leader Sholban Kara-ool and the head of the Republic of Khakassia, Viktor Zimin. "He went hunting underwater with a mask and snorkel".



Activists rally at State House in support of Affordable Care Act

First, of course, none of Obamacare's failures have gone away. "This coalition of attorneys general stands ready to defend these vital subsidies and the quality, affordable health care they ensure for millions of families across the country", Schneiderman said in a statement Tuesday.


Police investigating bomb blast at Islamic center in Minnesota

Police investigating bomb blast at Islamic center in Minnesota

There are now no suspects in custody. A blast rocked an Islamic center in Bloomington, Minnesota, right before morning prayer on Saturday. Law enforcement officials investigate an explosion at the Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center in Bloomington, Minnesota, on August 5, 2017 .



Democrats start to win state races in Trump districts

Distracted by a probe of possible ties between his campaign and Russian meddling in the election, among many other issues he tweets about, Trump has yet to propose any major legislation since his January 20 inauguration. That's underscored by a shift in voter trust toward Democrats on the issue of health care . Alexander also said that he would be in touch with Sens.