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Lawyer says Trump administration moved to squelch testimony

Thank you for reading and relying on TulsaWorld.com for your news and information. The Justice Department responded the next day, saying that it was possible that Yates may need the White House's approval in order to testify. In a series of lette...

Russia bans images depicting Putin as a gay clown

The depiction of Putin in brightly colored cosmetics began to crop up following the Kremlin's 2013 gay propaganda law, which effectively banned the distribution of materials giving information on LGBTQ rights. The image was published on social medi...

A young girl has been found living with monkeys in India

When Yadav tried to save the girl, troop of monkeys and girl screeched at him. It wasn't until backup had come that they were able to coax the girl towards the authorities and to a nearby hospital. "She looked miserable. If we hadn't rescued her sh...

President Trump defends Bill O'Reilly: 'He is a good person'

The crucial point: He doesn't think the 67-year-old anchor did anything wrong and says O'Reilly shouldn't have settled. Trump similarly denied all the allegations , saying "the events never happened", and once calling his accusers "horrible liars".

Fed minutes reveal debate over inflation and Trump

If the Fed sells off its holdings too quickly, that could trigger a sudden drop in the price of those assets or a spike in interest rates, potentially upsetting markets. The minutes recorded the views of policymakers expressed at a March 14 - 15 meet...

Chelsea Clinton is in no hurry to get into politics

No. No. No", she said when asked about whether she would consider running. If the report is true, she would temporarily be in charge of the office responsible for enforcing the nation's civil rights laws in schools, including their handling of camp...

US withdraws $32M for U.N. Population Fund

In its statement , the State Department referred to a presidential directive signed by Trump in January, which banned US funding for any worldwide organizations providing abortion services or advice. In 2015 , UNFPA helped 18 million women access m...

US probe of ex-Trump aide extends to Cyprus

People walk past a caricature picture of U.S. President Donald Trump on sale in a shopping mall in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. The financial arrangement dates to at least 2006, when Manafort signed a $10 million yearly contract with ...

Mike Pence Votes To Block Federal Funding For Planned Parenthood

Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, voted no and forced GOP leaders to call on Vice President Pence to cast the deciding vote . Conservative state officials have been trying to deny money to any family planning organization that al...

Pence cast tie breaking vote on Planned Parenthood funding

Republicans Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska voted with the Democrats against the bill, according to Politico . The rule said that a state can not deny funding to clinics for reasons unrelated to their ability to provide basic f...

Democrats oppose Gorsuch, say he rules against workers

No Democrat has yet pledged to support the judge, but Sen. The White House says it's "truly disappointing" that Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer has announced that he intends to oppose Judge Neil Gorsuch's nomination to the Supreme Court.

Sindhu beats Marin in straight sets to clinch India Open title

Sindhu, 21, served past second-seeded Sung Ji Hyun of South Korea 21-18, 14-21, 21-14 in the semifinals that lasted one hour and 16 minutes at the Siri Fort Sports Complex. Sindhu's net approach during the entire match was her strong point during...

Canadian troops operate in east Mosul as mission extended

A statement issued by Abadi's press office on Thursday said that the Iraqi premier received a phone call from Trump during which they discussed the consolidation of ties between the two countries in all fields, the victories achieved against ISIS, an...

Merkel's CDU wins state elections in Saarland

Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) saw off a challenge from the Social Democrats (SPD) and won nearly 41 per cent of the vote. Merkel, at the helm of Europe's biggest economy for nearly 12 years, said she expects a tough campaign even afte...

Comey sought to reveal Russian election meddling last summer

A second source familiar with Comey's request said his op-ed, which he wanted published in The New York Times, would not mention whether the FBI was investigating Donald Trump's campaign or others close to him for ties to Russia but would discuss how...

Oil stable on falling Libyan output, but bloated US market still weighs

The global benchmark crude climbed 58 cents, or 1.1 percent, to $51.33 on Tuesday. Analysts said the rise was only half of the build expected and that it was a sign of tightening US crude supplies. OPEC and 11 other producers including Russian Fede...

Truck bomb kills at least 17 in Baghdad

Jaafari highlighted the issue of reconstruction in talks with Guterres - a major challenge in areas that have been devastated by heavy fighting to retake them from IS. The U.S. -led coalition says a strike in western Mosul on March 17 likely resulted...

White House invites lawmakers to see intelligence material

Nunes' first press conference on the intelligence came two days after FBI Director James Comey testified to the House Intelligence Committee that the bureau was looking into potential collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian officials to affe...

GST Bills tabled in Lok Sabha

The parliament also approved GST Bill related to compensation, according to a Bloomberg report. The government is targeting the roll-out date of July 1 for the new indirect tax regime. The Parliament is likely to have nearly a seven-hour long discu...

Trump says he expects a deal on a new health care bill

Ryan said Tuesday that any provision to "defund" Planned Parenthood didn't belong in the catchall measure, while Senate GOP leaders like Roy Blunt of Missouri made clear they'd like to avoid a showdown over Trump's border wall, which is loathed by De...

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Sessions ends transgender workplace protections

The government's compelling interest in enforcing these laws should mean the businesses lose their arguments - but the Department of Justice guidance suggests that the interest in...

Trump guts Obamacare's contraceptive mandate

The administration has issued a long-expected revision to Obama-era rules . "With this rule, the Trump administration is taking direct aim at birth control coverage for mor...

United Kingdom leader Theresa May's slogan literally fell apart during her 'disastrous' speech

Britain's under-fire Prime Minister Theresa May was facing a fight for her political life Friday with a growing number of her own MPs said to favor a challenge to her leadersh...

Bangladesh to move 800000 Rohingya into single camp

Up until now they've been living in a range of different refugee camps across southern Bangladesh. They plan to expand an existing camp near the border town of Cox's Bazar so tha...

Shop that sold gun to Las Vegas shooter forced into lockdown

Paddock transferred $100,000 to the Philippines in the days before the shooting, the AP reported. Authorities are grasping to find a motive for Paddock, a 64-year-old retiree and...

United States seeks 'new Israel' in region, Khamenei says of Iraq Kurd referendum

Ayatollah Khamenei further termed the development as an "incident", adding that Iran and Turkey must take any possible measures to confront with the incident. Iraqi Prime Minster H...

No 'terrorism' charges for now in Edmonton attack

Subsequently, a van was stopped at a checkpoint, and the name of the driver appeared to be similar to the name of the registered owner of the auto that hit the officer. In March 2...

Sunny, high near 70 — TODAY'S FORECAST

The overnight low is expected to be near 47. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Tonight: Mostly cle...

In Iraq's tinderbox city, referendum sparks fears of sectarian war

The Trump administration has said it does not recognise the independence referendum in Iraq's Kurdish region - as tensions flare between the regional government and Baghdad. Yild...

Why rockfalls happen in Yosemite

The National Park Service reportedly sent a helicopter to the Higher Cathedral Spire to help rescue the climber. An vast mass of granite plunged from the side of El Capita...

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Twitter Finds More Than 200 Russia Linked Accounts

Twitter Finds More Than 200 Russia Linked Accounts

The three companies are facing intense scrutiny from U.S. House and Senate intelligence panels as investigators focus on social media's role in Russia's efforts to interfere ...

Kent's Henry Bolton becomes latest Ukip leader

Kent's Henry Bolton becomes latest Ukip leader

She tweeted: "Today: Jihad - 1 Truth - 0". "I read her manifesto on her website". Bolton, an ex-soldier, won 30% of the vote, seeing off Anne Marie Waters's challenge. IT WAS...

Ex-USC assistant charged in corruption probe (Updated with USC statement)

Ex-USC assistant charged in corruption probe (Updated with USC statement)

Evans surrendered to federal marshals early Wednesday on federal corruption charges following an investigation into the criminal influence of money on coaches and players in the NC...

Trump Waives Jones Act Amid Puerto Rico's Food And Water Crisis

Trump Waives Jones Act Amid Puerto Rico's Food And Water Crisis

Defense Department said 80 percent of the island's electricity lines are damaged and almost half its residents are without drinking water. The roughly 100-year-old Jones Act req...

Trump unhappy with top health official over travel

Trump unhappy with top health official over travel

When asked if he would fire the Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary over the matter, the Republican president said: "We'll see". The House Oversight and Government Reform c...