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White House doctor reveals Trump health test results

Jackson said that the intends to put Trump on a diet and exercise regimen and that he hopes for the president to lose between 10 and 15 pounds. Compared to others his age, Jackson said the president's cardiac assessment was in the " excellent ra...

States Ask Congress to Open Banks Up to Pot Industry

This article was released by the California Attorney General's Office . The money from the marijuana industry would be included in the banking sector, which they attorneys general said would allow law enforcement to monitor transactions.

'Fire and Fury' will be made into a TV series

But the book is still selling like insane, and it's now set to go to television. The President had been expected travel to London to open the new U.S. Wanting to be at the centre of attention. After that, Trump was accused of calling several nati...

Hong Kong protest leader Joshua Wong given extra jail time for contempt

High Court Judge Mr Justice Andrew Chan Hing-wai sentenced Wong to three months in prison, and his fellow activist Raphael Wong Ho-ming, vice-chairman of the League of Social Democrats, to four months and 15 days' jail for contempt of court.

Iranian oil tanker produces oil slick off Japan

Japan's environment ministry has said it doesn't see much chance that the spill will reach the shores of Japan, where it could do the most environmental damage. "Given the poor condition of the hull of the ship after a week of explosions and fire, ...

Probe into Jakarta stock exchange walkway collapse

Emergency personnel tended to the injured on the grass and pavement outside the tower. For some of the 92 accounting students, who had arrived hours earlier from Palembang city on the island of Sumatra to take a study tour of the stock exchange, it...

Erdogan accuses United States of planning to form 'terror army' in Syria

Turkey's precautions against YPG/PKK can not be limited to Afrin only, Anadolu quotes him saying. "There is also Manbij and east of the Euphrates River", Cavusoglu said. Turkey reacted sharply to news of the border force on Sunday, saying it would "l...

Chelsea arrange friendly to get Ross Barkley up to speed

Conte may opt to play a more attack-minded formation with two attacking midfielders supporting the striker so Tiemoue Bakayoko may join Drinkwater in a midfield two. This is very important. "If you want to face and try to go to the next round in ...

Australian Open: Fourth seed Elina Svitolina turns up heat to survive scare

If I lose my match here, like every player, I will get messages saying you are [expletive] because I lost. It was the setback Svitolina needed, with the Czech winning just one more game after the medical time-out. The Aussie won the Australian Wild...

Catalonia Parliament Holding First Meeting Since Elections

However, in order to do so, some of those now in Belgium would need to return to Catalonia , where they would nearly certainly face arrest on similar charges of rebellion and sedition for their involvement in the 1 October independence of previous y...

SC crisis settled: CJI appoints five-member panel to hear major cases

Tuesday witnessed a surprising turn of events when the judges hearing the Loya case ordered that the matter be placed before an appropriate Bench of the Supreme Court. The meeting continued for about 15 minutes. Reportedly, the judges had met over ...

The Moranbong Troupe, North Korea's Entertainers

On New Year's Day, North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un had said his "nuclear button" is on his desk, and he warned that the entire United States is within its range. But after admitting that both of her parents were from Korea, Trump reportedly a...

Trump did 'exceedingly well' on cognitive screening, White House physician says

President Trump had a weight of 239 pounds and a height of 75 inches, Jackson says. According to Dr. Jackson, the president's resting heart rate is 68 and his blood pressure is 122/74, both of which fall within the normal range. Undergoing this...

DACA Is 'Probably Dead' ... and I'm Not a Racist

It's a compromise affecting the futures of almost 700,000 Dreamers, as they're known. "Look, the president is offering you a deal here - take it; there is a point where the country will be disgusted", said Gingrich. "And they want to take money awa...

Booker slams DHS secretary's 'amnesia' on Trump's reported 'shithole' comment

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen fended questions on Tuesday from Democratic lawmakers over President Donald Trump's remarks toward immigrants. Booker also said Trump's words "give license to bigotry and hate in our country", and rail...

Trump's lawyer arranged $130K payment to adult film star as hush money

According to the report, Cohen, who's been Trump's top lawyer at the Trump organization for almost a decade, arranged to deliver the cash to Stephanie Clifford - known in the adult industry as Stormy Daniels - in October 2016, after her lawye...

Cranberries' O'Riordan found dead in hotel

The cause of death was not immediately given. Over the course of the band's career, they've released seven studio albums and sold more than 40 million copies worldwide. Hot Press Assistant Editor, Stuart Clark, knew Dolores from the band's very earli...

Local woman visiting Hawaii talks about false missile alert

On Saturday, FCC head Ajit Pai said the department is "launching a full investigation into the false emergency alert that was sent to residents of Hawaii". Why was the alert sent, and why did it take 38 minutes for the Hawaiian government to correct ...

Astros acquire Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole in trade

Musgrove, 25, went 7-8 with a 4.77 ERA in 38 games in 2017, his second major league season, splitting his year between the rotation and the bullpen. Cole tied for the NL lead with 33 starts, was third in innings (203) and 10th in strikeouts (196).

Corbyn: Labour will vote against European Union withdrawal bill this week

The shadow Brexit secretary, Keir Starmer , has said permanent membership of a customs union with the EU27 could be a "viable" longterm option and should be kept on the table. She told the BBC's Andrew Marr Show today that if public opinion change...

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Trump to press South Korea's Moon before summit with North

Last week , Trump said Xi "could be influencing" Kim to take a harder line with the USA after North Korea threatened to walk away from the summit. "We believe there is a 99.9 pe...

Syria war: Army takes full control of Damascus after ousting IS

Syrian government forces have regained full control of the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee in southern Damascus , the Al-Masdar news outlet reported on Monday. ISIS had controlle...

Haspel: CIA 'a National Treasure,' Will 'Forge Ahead with Determination'

President Donald Trump made a rare visit to CIA headquarters on Monday to deliver remarks at incoming director Gina Haspel's swearing-in ceremony and expressed his optimism for...

American Idol finalists prepare for star-studded finale

Series host Ryan Seacrest was pleased with the way the inaugural season of the ABC series turned out, but revealed he would change one large aspect of the show. Did American ge...

Cougar kills 1 mountain biker, injures 2nd near Seattle

Alan Myers of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. SJ Brooks, 32, was killed and Isaac Sederbaum, 31, was seriously injured by the mountain lion on Sunday. According t...

Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

According to the campaign, Sanders' name will appear on the Democratic primary ballot. He says he's very proud to have represented Vermont for two terms in the U.S. In the past...

Road tripped: Celtics' Game 3 loss another playoff pothole

LeBron James scored 44 points on 17-of-28 shooting to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 111-102 victory over the visiting Boston Celtics to even the Eastern Conference finals ...

Trump attacks ex-CIA chief over 'hit job' Russian Federation probe

Rep. Devin Nunes, an ardent Trump supporter and head of the House intelligence committee, has been demanding information on an FBI source in the Russian Federation investigation. ...

Video shows lava spewing from Kilauea volcano

Hawaii residents dealing with Kilauea's volcanic eruption faced a potentially deadly new challenge on Sunday as lava that reached the Pacific Ocean threatened to send up laze , a ...

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

I didn't think that was that weird. "How can you not be pansexual in space?" he said. "There's a fluidity to Donald and Billy Dee's [portrayal of Lando's] sexuality". "And, to ...

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Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Meanwhile, a number of countries said they would not recognize the election results. The United States and the European Union have also expressed concern. Mr. Maduro attributes t...

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Coming off an impressive victory in the Kentucky Derby , Justify is the 1-2 morning-line favorite for Saturday's second race in a field of eight horses. Baffert has never lost t...

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

A consortium of western companies and Russia's Gazprom said this week it was starting preparatory work off Germany's Baltic coast. "Does he agree that there appears to be no ...

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

The European Union and Iran have launched a vigorous campaign to safeguard the 2015 nuclear deal that the USA has recently ditched by trying to keep Iran's oil and investment flow...

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

The slain officer was identified as a 28-year-old constable Sitaram Upadhyaya of 192 Battalion. In total, six persons, including a BSF officer, were injured in the firing. On Tue...

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

In addition, Toshiba will retain a 40 per cent stake and, together with technology firm Hoya, will ensure that Japanese companies retain a controlling stake of just over 50 per cen...

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

I'm actually 21 weeks, about four and a bit months. Frank posted a picture on Instagram with Christine, his two daughters and dog with the caption: We have some exciting news we ...

Don't Ask Rihanna About the Royal Wedding

Don't Ask Rihanna About the Royal Wedding

But wait, it gets better. Under normal circumstances you'd delay a wedding when that happens, but that isn't really an option when the entire nation of Great Britian is involved....

Kenya's president signs new law that criminalises fake news, obscene content

Kenya's president signs new law that criminalises fake news, obscene content

The new law also provided for offences relating to computer systems, cyber espionage, false publications, child pornography, computer forgery, computer fraud, cyber stalking and ...