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World Gary Cohn: GOP in total agreement on major tax reform issues
Author: 0 Gary Cohn: GOP in total agreement on major tax reform issues

The last time the tax code was updated was in 1986 with President Ronald Reagan's Tax Reform Act. On tax code overhaul, Mnuchin said Monday that Trump was "going to be on the road, helping us sell it". As House Ways and Means Tax Policy Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-Ill.) noted in his opening statement at a small business tax reform hearing recently, "The tax code is not a natural disaster".

World Danilo Gallinari Injures Thumb After Punching Opponent's Face
Author: 0 Danilo Gallinari Injures Thumb After Punching Opponent's Face

He went after Kok and gave him a shove. Gallinari reportedly had to go to the hospital to get his hand examined, but the severity of his injury is not yet known. While it isn't a great look for Gallo and the Clippers , who are already disliked by most of the league, you've got to admit, that was a pretty solid right hook that the Italian landed.

World Alleged coup plotters stand trial in Turkey
Author: 0 Alleged coup plotters stand trial in Turkey

Families of those killed or wounded during the coup attempt protested outside the courthouse, some throwing ropes toward the defendants demanding that the death penalty be reinstated and that they be hanged. Some 30 coup plotters were also killed. Thus far, Turkish authorities have stripped 342 retired army personnel of their ranks and in all, authorities have sacked or suspended more than 150,000 officials, and arrested some 50,000 people from the military, police, judiciary, academia and ...

Author: 0 Body of missing teen found washed up on beach

They were caught in rough waters. The Coast Guard launched a 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew from Station Manasquan Inlet, and an MH-65 Dolphin aircrew from Air Station Atlantic City, to search for the missing swimmer . An off-duty Ocean Beach lifeguard was walking on the beach near Ocean Beach Unit #2 when he spotted something suspicious where the waves were breaking at the shoreline.

World Trump threat: End health payments unless there's an overhaul
Author: 0 Trump threat: End health payments unless there's an overhaul

After Murkowski voted against opening floor debate on the health bill measures, President Trump tweeted his displeasure with her. The tweets came in the wake of Friday morning's crushing defeat of "skinny repeal" legislation, which narrowly lost after Republican Sens.

World Temperatures to remain around normal today
Author: 0 Temperatures to remain around normal today

SATURDAY NIGHT: Mostly clear and mild. Locally heavy rainfall is possible. East, northeast wind 7 to 10 miles per hour. Highs in the mid 80s. Lows overnight will be in the upper 60's/ lower 70's. Small rain chance. Highs near 90. Wednesday will be sunny in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Wednesday Night .Mostly cloudy. Lows in the 70s.

World ITR Filing Deadline To Remain Same, Says Top Official
Author: 0 ITR Filing Deadline To Remain Same, Says Top Official

Last date to file income tax returns for the current financial returns has arrived and as per reports there is no plan to extend the date as well. However, dormant accounts which have been in use for the past three years or more need not to be mentioned. Once a case is picked up for scrutiny under section 143 (2) of I-T Act, a taxpayer has to submit additional documents to the department as sought by the assessing officer so that further investigation can be carried out to find if any ...

World Korea test-fires another ICBM, raises global concerns
Author: 0 Korea test-fires another ICBM, raises global concerns

Prime Minister Abe said Japan would cooperate closely with the U.S., South Korea and other nations to step up pressure on North Korea to halt its missile programs. The launch this morning added to worries in the United States, South Korea and Japan over Pyongyang's continuing development of nuclear weapons and intercontinental ballistic missiles.

World Blast near Iraqi embassy in Kabul, gun battle underway
Author: 0 Blast near Iraqi embassy in Kabul, gun battle underway

More security forces have arrived in Shar-e-Naw area. A column of smoke rose from the blast site. "People were anxious and closed their shops to run for safety". In May, at least 80 people were killed and hundreds of others wounded in a truck bombing that ripped through Kabul's highly secure diplomatic quarter, in one of the bloodiest attacks to hit the city in months.

World Many injured as GJM protest turns violent in Jaigaon
Author: 0 Many injured as GJM protest turns violent in Jaigaon

The indefinite shutdown has entered its 47th day, which is the longest-ever shutdown in the history of Darjeeling . The police put up road blocks near the Sukna road crossing and asked them to go back. "One of our supporters named Ajay Chhetri was injured in to police firing". In the Naxalbari area of Darjeeling , the locals took out a rally against the GJM and their demand for Gorkhaland and set tyres on fire as a mark of protest against the ongoing agitation in the hills.

World Congress welcomes Lalu's invitation to Sharad Yadav in fight against BJP
Author: 0 Congress welcomes Lalu's invitation to Sharad Yadav in fight against BJP

The recent attack came on Sunday when Yadav told that BJP has failed to keep the promise of bringing back black money stashed overseas. Congress workers said, " Nitish Kumar along with RJD and Congress defeated BJP-led NDA in 2015 Bihar assembly polls."Mandate for Mahagathbandhan was against BJP but Nitish Kumar has chose to join hands with BJP".

World Khaqan Abbasi files nomination papers for PM
Author: 0 Khaqan Abbasi files nomination papers for PM

The Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz (PML-N), following the disqualification of Nawaz Sharif by the Supreme Court in the Panama Papers case, nominated Abbasi as its candidate for the post of prime minister, post for an interim period, before Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif replaces him for the remaining 10 months of the government's term.

World Investigation ongoing after package explodes in landlord's hands
Author: 0 Investigation ongoing after package explodes in landlord's hands

He remained in critical but stable condition Saturday morning, according to NYPD Lt. Thomas Antonetti. It's not known what was inside the package. Police said during a news conference Friday that the package had been sitting outside for about a week at a home in the Brookville neighborhood, located just west of Valley Stream and the Five Towns.

World North Korea Claims US Mainland Within Striking Range After Missle Test
Author: 0 North Korea Claims US Mainland Within Striking Range After Missle Test

He added: "If called upon, we are ready to respond with rapid, lethal, and overwhelming force at a time and place of our choosing". Pentagon officials confirmed the successful test launch by North Korean forces on Friday. Mr. Trump warned, "We will no longer allow this to continue". "Done talking about NKorea. China is aware they must act. Japan & SKorea must inc pressure.Not only a U.S.

World Putin expels 755 U.S. diplomats from Russian Federation
Author: 0 Putin expels 755 U.S. diplomats from Russian Federation

US President Donald Trump has not indicated whether or not he will veto the bill, which reduces his power to relieve sanctions on Russian Federation. McCain, chairman of the Armed Services Committee, has called Putin a murderer and a thug. Russia's response mirrors moves by outgoing President Barack Obama last December to expel 35 Russian diplomats and shut down two Russian estates in the U.S.

World Trump ready to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill, Moscow retaliates
Author: 0 Trump ready to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill, Moscow retaliates

Moscow said Friday that the United States must reduce the staff at its embassy and consulates to 450, the same number Russian Federation is allowed to have in the US. "We waited for quite some time that maybe something will change for the better, had such hope that the situation will somehow change, but, judging by everything, if it changes, it will not be soon", Putin said.

World 6 arrested as police, Homeland Security carry out Suffolk raids
Author: 0 6 arrested as police, Homeland Security carry out Suffolk raids

He told officers not to worry about injuring people while arresting them. Prosecutors argued that Gray should not have been arrested in the first place and that he was given a "rough ride" in the back of a police transport. You do something wrong, you're in more jeopardy than they are", he added. "And they cheered", McKesson tweeted , posting a clip of Trump's comments about "thugs" in "paddy wagons".

World Plane Crash in Danbury Injuries 3 Passengers, 1 Critical
Author: 0 Plane Crash in Danbury Injuries 3 Passengers, 1 Critical

The plane crashed on a hill near the airport property, behind the Danbury Dog Park. Authorities say there was a small fuel spill emergency personnel were still cleaning up around 7:45 p.m. Firefighters said a nearby dog park was evacuated and is expected to remain closed until the plane has been retrieved from the crash site. Both the FAA and National Safety Transportation Board were notified.

World Trump Wants Police Officers To Be MORE Violent To 'Thugs'!
Author: 0 Trump Wants Police Officers To Be MORE Violent To 'Thugs'!

The comment elicited laughter and applause from some, including uniformed law enforcement, in the audience. The International Association of Chiefs of Police also responded to the incident, saying that officers must make sure that any use of force is " carefully applied and objectively reasonable ".

World Senate Republicans Help Kill GOP's Obamacare Repeal Bill
Author: 0 Senate Republicans Help Kill GOP's Obamacare Repeal Bill

And while he claimed his vote was not created to be a personal attack against President Donald Trump and his agenda, the senator's history calls that assertion into question. "Republicans in the Senate will NEVER win if they don't go to a 51 vote majority NOW". "Budget reconciliation is killing R's in Senate". One moderate Republican said Trump shared responsibility.

World Donald Trump appears to threaten members of Congress with 'BAILOUT' tweet
Author: 0 Donald Trump appears to threaten members of Congress with 'BAILOUT' tweet

This isn't the first time Trump has taken to Twitter to exhort the Senate to change its rules. Trump later urged Senate Republicans to try again on a healthcare vote. "From the beginning, I have believed that Obamacare should be repealed and replaced with a solution that increases competition, lowers costs, and improves care for the American people", McCain said in a written statement issued after the vote, which happened early Friday Eastern time .

World Baseball roundup: Homer by rookie helps rolling Cubs stop Brewers
Author: 0 Baseball roundup: Homer by rookie helps rolling Cubs stop Brewers

Lackey is 5-3 with a 3.49 ERA in 12 career starts against the Brewers . The right-hander is 0-8 with a 7.01 ERA in 11 career games against St. Louis. The Brewers optioned opening day starter Junior Guerra to Triple-A Colorado Springs and selected the contract of left-handed reliever Wei-Chung Wang, who was 5-1 with a 2.09 ERA at Triple-A.

Author: 0 Barcelona wins "El Clasico Miami" in a classic match

Barcelona were dominant and Ivan Rakitic doubled their lead with a powerful drive when Suarez helped force Neymar's low cross to the Croatian midfielder on the edge of the box. And yes, fans certainly would have enjoyed seeing Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo , who chose to skip the game. But meeting with Real, even comradely, should kindle a flame, both in Blaugaras and Madrid.