Trump says diplomats expelled from Russian Federation save U.S. money

12 August, 2017, 08:31 | Author: Becky Perry
  • First lady Melania Trump listens to her husband President Trump speak at a meeting with administration officials on the opioid addiction crisis at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster N.J. on Tuesday

BENNETT: Well the president this afternoon said the White House is drawing up paperwork to declare the opioid crisis a national emergency, apparently overruling his health and human services secretary, Tom Price, who on Tuesday said that an emergency declaration wasn't even necessary. It was somewhat infamously reported that during the G20 summit, when other world leaders walked 80 yards outdoors to a meeting, Trump followed behind in a golf cart.

"I applaud (New Jersey) Gov. (Chris) Christie and his team for their diligent work in finding solutions for treatment and prevention".

Referring to his Tuesday's statement that North Korean threat to the USA will be met with "fire and fury", he said the message wasn't tough enough and it's time to act for the people of America.

As a member of the Health and Oversight and Investigations Subcommittees, Collins has participated in six subcommittee hearings discussing the government and states responses to the crisis, fentanyl, and professional and academic perspectives. As yet, there has been no accompanying White House press release or statement. Today he said maybe that threat wasn't tough enough.

Trump Stiffens Resolve Against North Korea
It urged Washington to deploy some of its atomic weapons to South Korea if it did not want to see a nuclear-armed Seoul. Trump had vowed to attack North Korea, if it starts a war, with a " fire and fury like the world has never seen".

Trump came out in opposition of the legislation.

However, the president did not divulge any details as to how the United States is planning to tackle the North Korean threat.

Trump has said he believes USA intelligence agencies' conclusions that Russian Federation meddled in the election, but he has dismissed the ongoing investigations into possible collusion between Moscow and his campaign aides as a "witch hunt".

"The opioid crisis is an emergency, and I'm saying officially right now: It is an emergency". Trump answered, "We're going to draw it up, and we're going to make it a national emergency". It's something they wanted because it allows the Trump administration to direct money toward expanding treatment facilities and also to providing emergency responders with anti-overdose medications. A spokesman referred back to the president's remarks. "You shouldn't need to know anything more, if you're the president, to say, 'We must take dramatic actions starting immediately, ' but he chose not to". During the Obama administration, reporters recall being told who President Barack Obama was golfing with and when. If he doesn't get repeal and replace done and if he doesn't get taxes done - meaning cuts and reform - and if he doesn't get a very easy one to get done, infrastructure - if he doesn't get them done, then you could ask me that question.


  • Guam, Accustomed to Weathering Storms, Braces for Threat of Missiles

    Guam, Accustomed to Weathering Storms, Braces for Threat of Missiles

    An Alaska senator said he is anxious about a possible North Korean missile attack on his state and the rest of the country. But Mistry said the focus should now be on getting out of the shouting match. "You are safe", the president said.
    PACCAR Inc (PCAR) and Sun Life Financial Inc

    PACCAR Inc (PCAR) and Sun Life Financial Inc

    Jones Collombin Investment Counsel Inc increased its position in shares of Sun Life Financial by 20.2% in the second quarter. This buyback authorization permits the financial services provider to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases.
    Coutinho asks to leave Liverpool as Barcelona circle

    Coutinho asks to leave Liverpool as Barcelona circle

    Barcelona have already had two offers rejected - the latest one said to around £90m - and Coutinho has remained silent throughout. However, it was later reported that Liverpool had, in fact, received and then rejected the Brazilian's request to leave the club.
  • Children's Place, Inc. (The) (PLCE) Stake Cut by Affinity Investment Advisors LLC

    The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website . Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 59,084 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $6,385,798.72.

    Aggressive Federer cruises to semi-finals in Montreal

    The 36-year-old Swiss will next face unseeded Dutchman Robin Haase , a 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 victor over Diego Schwartzman of Argentina. Roger Federer stayed on course for his fourth Rogers Cup title as he sailed through to the semi-finals.
    Namaz-i-Janaza of slain DSP Traffic, Constable offered

    Namaz-i-Janaza of slain DSP Traffic, Constable offered

    He further directed the police to beef up security in the city and make efforts to nab the assailants. Two officials of the traffic police were martyred in the line of duty in Azizabad on Friday morning.
  • Brooks Koepka calls Quail Hollow a 'bomber's paradise' as he shoots 68

    Brooks Koepka calls Quail Hollow a 'bomber's paradise' as he shoots 68

    McIlroy, missing only the Masters to complete his own career Grand Slam, hasn't won a major since the 2014 PGA Championship . Even within the four majors, though, there is a sliding scale of difficulty.
    Rally Cat found: Rescue group captures kitty at City Garden

    Rally Cat found: Rescue group captures kitty at City Garden

    Louis Cardinals baseball team, an adorable kitten stopped play on Wednesday night (9 August) after running onto the field. On the first pitch after play resumed, Yadier Molina hit a grand slam off Peter Moylan to give the Cardinals an 8-5 lead.
    North Korean Threats Hit 'Too Close To Home' For Greensboro Family

    North Korean Threats Hit 'Too Close To Home' For Greensboro Family

    Restituto Padilla Jr. said the possibility that the Philippines could be hit if North Korea proceeded with its threat was "remote".
  • Zillow Group (ZG) Earning Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds

    Zillow Group (ZG) Earning Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds

    Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 3,750 shares in the company, valued at approximately $170,850. Stocks of Zillow Group ( NASDAQ ZG ) declined 7.24% throughout intraday market trading on early Wednesday , topping $40.25.

    White House aide describes Tillerson's statement on military matters as "nonsensical"

    Tillerson, returning from meeting with leaders in Asia, insisted that "Americans should sleep well at night", despite the growing nuclear tensions.
    Man City's Pep Guardiola has high expectations of

    Man City's Pep Guardiola has high expectations of "intelligent" Bernardo Silva

    Several La Liga clubs have made approaches for Silva in the last two seasons but his loyalty to Man City is unwavering. The big failure now takes one week in football . "Sooner or later it's going to finish", he said.


Chrissy Teigen and John Legend's Casual Date Night Looks Are Style Goals
On Wednesday, Chrissy Teigen posted a video of baby Luna watching an episode of Sesame Street on Instagram . Teigen wrote , "When John first posted this video to Instagram , Luna had no idea what Sesame Street was".

Kansas ties to Chiefs vs. 49ers game
His pressure against the right guard almost resulted in a sack and instead it produced an interception by Rashard Robinson. Heading into their first preseason game, the San Francisco 49ers will travel to go up against the Kansas City Chiefs .

Precision Drilling Corp (PDS) Has Stock More Room to Run
The average 12 month price objective among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the past year is C$8.18. Norges Bank acquired a new stake in Precision Drilling Corporation during the fourth quarter valued at about $22,327,000.

Malaysia's 1MDB says US$350m paid to Abu Dhabi for debt deal
The second payment of US$602.73 million (RM2.58 billion) is due by the end of this year. "All funds paid to IPIC are from proceeds of the ongoing rationalisation programme".

Arsenal's Arsene Wenger not 'super optimistic' on Alexis Sanchez stay
However, Merson believes Wenger would change his stance if French giants Paris Saint-Germain launched a move. Giroud is in his prime, at the top of his game.

London braced for Usain Bolt and Mo Farah swansongs
It will probably be some time before we see the likes of Farah and Bolt again on the global stage. "No one is going to change me". Sir Mo Farah vowed he will be ready for the 5,000 metres final despite admitting he is feeling the pain.

Conor McGregor Full Boxing Media Workout Video For Mayweather Bout
Mayweather will be looking for his 50th win against zero losses while McGregor will be competing in his first ever boxing fight. The contest features Andrew Tabiti (14-0-1, 12 KOs) of Chicago up against Steve Cunningham (29-8-1, 13 KOs) of Philadelphia.

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Position Cut by West Coast Financial LLC
Finally, Acrospire Investment Management LLC increased its stake in Exxon Mobil Corporation by 172.7% in the second quarter. Thomaspartners, Inc. controls 4,173,527 shares valued at $336,929,000. 74 funds opened positions while 145 raised stakes.

Postal vote challenge lodged in High Court
Polls show that Aussies are overwhelmingly in favour of marriage equality (not that it should's not f***ing "X-Factor"). It appears soon we will have a postal plebiscite and voters around Australia will have to decide where they stand on the issue.

US stocks snap 3-day losing streak in roller coaster week
Japan is the world's biggest creditor country and there is an assumption that investors there will repatriate funds in a crisis. In an unusually quiet day of currency trading, it was the smaller emerging market currencies that stole numerous headlines.