Trump Names Budget Director Mulvaney Interim Head Of Consumer Agency
Donald Trump has named his Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney the acting head of the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau in what?s bound to be a major showdown over the agency?s future.
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The Mysterious Disappearance Of An Argentine Navy Sub Just Got Even Stranger
As the desperate, multinational search for a missing Argentine submarine continues, the country?s navy said on Thursday that a sound ?consistent with an explosion? had been detected near the site where the vessel disappeared last week with 44 crew members on board.
ARA San Juan: Object detected by US Navy plane near area where Argentinian submarine went missing 'not the lost sub'
An object detected by a US Navy plane near the area where a missing Argentinian submarine sent its last signal is "not the lost sub", officials said. The agonising wait for news of the whereabouts of the ARA San Juan has intensified in recent days as fears grow that the oxygen supply on board could be running low. If the German-built submarine, in service for more than three decades, had sunk or was otherwise unable to rise to the surface since it gave its last location on 15 November, it would be using up the last of its seven-day oxygen supply.
Texas Abortion Restrictions Struck Down As Unconstitutional
Mugabe's successor and the 'poisoned ice cream' plot
On August 17, the Zimbabwean government issued an official denial that Emmerson Mnangagwa, who was vice president at the time, had eaten ice cream at a political rally. "For the record, the Vice President did not eat ice cream," Information Minister Chris Mushohwe said. "Yes, there was ice cream.
Syria opposition meeting in Riyadh sees no role for Assad in transition
By Stephen Kalin and Suleiman Al-Khalidi RIYADH/AMMAN (Reuters) - Syria's main opposition stuck by its demand on Thursday that President Bashar al-Assad play no role in an interim period under any U.N.-sponsored peace deal, despite speculation it could soften its stance because of Assad's battlefield strength. A gathering in Saudi Arabia of more than 140 participants from a broad spectrum of Syria's mainstream opposition also blasted Iran's military presence in Syria and called on Shi'ite militias backed by Tehran to leave the country. "The participants stressed that this (the transition) cannot happen without the departure of Bashar al Assad and his clique at the start of the interim period," opposition groups said in a communique at the end of the meeting.
Two London Underground stations reopen after terrorist-incident scare
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Woman Raises Over $300,000 For Homeless Man Who Gave Her His Last $20