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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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Sioux City Younkers to close, according to reports

It appears the end is near for Bon-Ton. The Bon-Ton's parent company, which has corporate offices in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, operates more than 250 stores under several namep...

Narendra Modi Sweden visit: 10 things on PM's agenda

Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and his Swedish counterpart Stefan Löfven. After attending an Indian community event here late on Tuesday night, Modi will depart for London on ...

Toronto police to provide update on Bruce McArthur investigation Monday

Idsinga says Kanagaratnam's remains were found at a home McArthur used as storage for his landscaping business. He was not on file as missing in Canada. McArthur was arrested in Ja...

United States bans sales to Chinese phone-maker ZTE

Stephen Hadley, national security adviser under President George W. Bush, on President Trump's decision to block Broadcom's takeover of Qualcomm , the president's push for a wall ...

Russian Federation on wrong side of Syria war: Mike Pence warns Putin

United States Vice President Michael Pence on Saturday said that Russian Federation is "on the wrong side of the war" while referring to recent strikes on Syria by the U.S. This w...

Trump puts off Syria strike decision, will talk to allies

Al-Jaafari was quoted by SANA news agency as saying that the Syrian government was ready to facilitate the teams' entry into any point in Douma, Eastern Ghouta's largest town. But ...

Trump Promises to Lay Off States with Legal Marijuana

While many states have decriminalized or legalized marijuana use, the drug is still illegal under federal law, which created a conflict between federal and state law. "Since the ca...

Zuckerberg testimony tells us nothing new about privacy

And the tech illiteracy of numerous senators hampered the efficacy of much of the questioning , with Zuckerberg at times having to explain basic features of the social network...

Watch Yankees vs. Red Sox

Tyler Austin slid into second base hard on a force out causing the benches to clear, but nothing happened as the players just conversed on the diamond. Austin carried over the ...

Donald Trump eyeing return to TPP tade pact: US Senators

Lawmakers at a White House meeting on trade say that President Trump is eyeing a re-entry into the Trans Pacific Partnership after making the United States' exit from the trade...

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Syria braces for possible U.S. attack, calls it 'reckless'

Syria braces for possible U.S. attack, calls it 'reckless'

Trump had tweeted earlier that Russian Federation shouldn't be allied with a "Gas Killing Animal", a reference to Syrian President Bashar Assad, whose regime is accused of killi...

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull racks up 30th Newspoll loss

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull racks up 30th Newspoll loss

When he toppled former Prime Minister Tony Abbott in 2015, Mr Turnbull justified the move by noting that Mr Abbott had trailed the Labor opposition party in 30 consecutive New...

Saudi air defence forces intercept missile over Najran - statement

Saudi air defence forces intercept missile over Najran - statement

Saudi Air Forces announced Wednesday the interception of two missiles fired from Yemen, including one towards Riyadh, Al Arabiya local news reported. "The missile force carried...

Real Madrid defend big lead in Champions League

Who would have told a young Buffon that he might end his Champions League career at the Bernabeu?" To do this, we will be playing a tight game and hope to do the impossible. "We ...

Educators remain solid in resolve during day 7 of Oklahoma teacher walkout

Educators remain solid in resolve during day 7 of Oklahoma teacher walkout

Teachers went on strike last week after lawmakers passed a funding package that offered only about $50 million for schools, where students have grappled with outdated, crumbling ...