But with Republicans - who voted more than 50 times to repeal the law - in control of Congress, there is no chance of a simple overhaul. " President Obama has of course acknowledged that, with cooperation from Democrats and Republicans in Congress, there are some things that could be done to further strengthen the law ", said Mr.
Trump defiantly said the tape is a "distraction from the problems facing the world". In his second US presidential debate with Democratic rival Hillary Clinton, Trump said on October 9 that he is "not proud" of the comments in the video released two days earlier but that "the carnage all over the world" is a more pressing issue for the United States.
And they asked some good questions. "This was locker room talk", Trump said. In Trump's world, Trump is good, and so anything bad said about him can not possibly be true; Trump's opponents are bad, and so anything bad said about him must in fact be true of them instead.
December Brent crude LCOZ6, -0.37% on London's ICE Futures exchange fell $0.42, or 0.8%, to $51.51 a barrel. "But my eyes are not on the price but on supply and demand". Despite the weaker prices on Monday, analysts said they expected slightly higher prices for the rest of the year and into 2017. Oilfield services provider Baker Hughes said late Friday that the number of rigs drilling for oil in the US last week rose by 3 to 428, marking the 14th increase in 15 weeks.
Green Bay 7, NY 0. The defensive line is playing so well that that the MVP quarterback is taking notice. So it must come down to pass protection, and Lacy presumably hasn't been good enough in that area to win the third-down job. Green Bay Packers' Randall Cobb catches a pass in front of New York Giants' Leon Hall during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct.
Those numbers pale in comparison to Haiti, which counted 470 dead in one district alone when Hurricane Matthew swept through the Caribbean island as a Category 4 storm. On Saturday, the economic toll of the hurricane was beginning to emerge; officials said it was the strongest storm to hit the Charleston area since Hurricane Hugo in 1989.
It wouldn't be a huge surprise to see Garrett roll with Prescott and Elliott for the remainder of the campaign and who knows, the two rookies could be the faces of the Dallas Cowboys offense for many years to come... The Dallas Cowboys had little trouble with the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday. But that doesn't mean the buzz around Prescott is getting quieter. We'll have up-to-the-minute scoring and stats here throughout the game.
A Canadian review of a proposed Petronas-led liquefied natural gas plant has found the project would have a significant environmental impact that requires major remedial measures, two sources briefed on the report said. Carr said the project will deliver thousands of good, middle-class jobs, "and will help pay for schools and roads, and social programs that enrich people's lives".
Wood also matched Kerry Wood (2003) and Rick Sutcliffe (1984) as the only Cubs pitchers to homer in a postseason game. One of Murray's past wardrobe choices also served as a source of inspiration throughout the tense and (mostly) scoreless game as fans widely shared a photo of him from last season wearing a t-shirt that said "I ain't afraid of no goats".
According to Metropolitan Transit Authority Chairman Thomas Prendergast, one LIRR worker suffered some cuts as a result of the accident. Four people sustained serious injuries. LIRR spokesperson Sal Arena said that the first three cars of the LIRR train derailed at around 9:15 pm EST near Hyde Park between Jamaica and Hicksville.
The New York Times also published confidently the income tax return of Donald Trump in New York back in 1995, as well as the first page of his New Jersey non-resident tax return. "I'm not working for Trump". Trump has said he'll release his tax returns upon completion of an IRS audit. And yet billionaires like Donald Trump are able to manipulate the tax system so that they avoid paying federal income tax.
For Trump's supporters, 91 percent of his backers in OH and 90 percent in Pennsylvania said the controversial tape doesn't change their view of him. The latest Quinnipiac University poll shows Clinton trailing Trump by five points in OH, a state political analysts say she does not need to win to capture the White House.
When Trump and Bush discuss Zucker, an actress on the soap opera, Trump says he needs a Tic Tac, "just in case I start kissing her". "Donald Trump's behaviour this week, concluding with the disclosure of his demeaning comments about women and his boasts about sexual assaults, make it impossible to continue to offer even conditional support for his candidacy", McCain said.
After four games, there are just four teams with flawless 4-0 records, although the Philadelphia Eagles have played three, won three. Does he feel like he can exhale now that Brady's back? "It was great to be back in the building", Brady said on Westwood One Radio this week.
HOBOKEN, United States-A speeding commuter train that plowed into a New Jersey station during morning rush hour Thursday, killing one person and injuring 114, has caused major destruction at the transport hub and gateway to Manhattan. HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) - The world seemed to stop when Fabiola Bittar de Kroon's former co-worker learned she'd been killed after a New Jersey commuter train crashed through a barrier and into a suburban station, sending debris falling onto her.
He also bought the number "O9" previous year at an auction, for 25 million dirhams in UAE currency, or close to $7 million, Sahani told Gulf News . Indian tycoon Balwinder Sahani has paid US$9 million for a Dubai licence plate for one his Rolls Royces.
USA meteorologists say the storm is projected to move near or south of the North Carolina coast. The NHC has warned that with torrential rains and storm surges of up to 10 feet (three meters), Matthew's storm surge is capable of devastating damage.
Weakened but still powerful, Hurricane Matthew made landfall Saturday in SC, spawning serious inland flooding and killing at least five more people as it continued a steady march up the USA southeastern seaboard, officials said. On Saturday, Charleston County Emergency Medical Services in SC suspended its service countywide, warning that high-span or exposed bridges are unsafe for public travel due to high winds.
Louis, Missouri, US, October 9, 2016. A recording of the conversation was released by The Washington Post and the public waited anxiously to see the recording's impact on Sunday's debate. Jones is a former Arkansas state employee who sued Clinton in 1994 for sexual harassment. Other Republicans have taken the extraordinary step of revoking support for their party's nominee.
With only 32 days left in the election, it's unclear to what extent the explosive Trump tape will affect Trump's standing with evangelical leaders and the voters for whom they serve as a conduit. "They talked about how much is at stake, starting with the Supreme Court". Mike Huckabee wrote on his website that he was "appalled by Trump's comments" but went on to lament the "genuine invasion of privacy" of the recording-which was made while he was filming a television show.
Some 2300 trees were felled with more than 1000 coming down on the state's roads. A woman in her 50s died after a tree crushed her home at Mill Grove in Melbourne's east and a number of people, including two CFA officers, were injured by falling branches.
Oct 7 The Bank of England is investigating the cause of a sharp fall in the value of the pound in overnight trading in Asia, a spokesman for the central bank said on Friday. And Yosuke Hosokawa, head of FX sales team at Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, warned there could be more bloodshed to come for sterling. "Negative factors were mounting against the pound, and eventually the dam broke".
Bernshteyn declined to comment on when Coupa expects to become profitable. Coupa sells cloud-based software that helps other companies manage their spending. It joined the Crossroads business park area where Salesforce.com occupies a complex next door, after expanding out of its downtown San Mateo location in 2014.
Brown's bill would prevent banks from using the clauses to avoid lawsuits related to the fake accounts, he announced Monday. " Wells Fargo is a big financial player in IL and I hope to send a message that their unscrupulous practices are not welcomed and will not be tolerated", Frerichs said at the news conference.
Louis press conference, all of whom have accused former president Bill Clinton of either having a sexual relationship with them or making unwanted sexual advances. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump face off in their second debate today. By our count, 30 Republican officials have said Trump should leave the race, and 14 have said they won't vote for him.
He told the BBC: "Sebastian has a contract". Then during next year we'll see. "Each of us has goals so it is only right that anyone, no matter who it is, earns their place and their salary". That's how it goes, sometimes you win, sometimes you lose, he seemed to always clear the cars on the straights whereas I was pretty often stuck for the majority of the first sector or the middle part of the track and lost quite a bit of time.
Actual money to help Flint will have to be provided in separate legislation after Congress returns in November. Democrats were pushing to include funding for Flint in the stopgap spending measure, but agreed to include it as an amendment to a pending water resources bill instead.
Pence continued a post-debate bus tour into Pennsylvania Thursday, while Kaine campaigned in Nevada. "I think Mike Pence cheered [up] a lot of Republican conservatives who have been pretty gloomy until last night by forcefully articulating a case for conservative internationalism and strong US leadership in Europe and the Middle East, as well as rebuilding the military", Eric Edelman, former undersecretary of defense for policy in George W.
Louis, saying "these four women have asked to be here". Juanita Broaddrick , Paula Jones, Kathleen Willey , and Kathy Shelton appeared onstage with Trump about 90 minutes before the start of Trump's second presidential debate with Hillary Clinton.
I don't think there's any comparison". "I will say this about Hillary ", Trump said, after Clinton complimented the real estate mogul about his children during their often heated debate. But this is locker room talk. At last week's vice presidential debate, Pence said the U.S. should be prepared to strike Syrian government targets to alleviate the siege of Aleppo.
The Senate on Friday, in a 24-14 vote, passed legislation raising the tax on gasoline sold in New Jersey by 23 cents a gallon, the centerpiece of a controversial tax package that also includes $1.4 billion in tax cuts. Other tax relief is intended for veterans and the working poor. Considering that fuel purchases in New Jersey are already on the decline and fuel sales will be lost because out-of-state drivers will no longer find our fuel comparatively cheap, a revenue shortfall is bound to ...
Those fears faded on Friday. "The spotlight is likely to still be on financials". The Dow Jones industrial average was up 189.32 points, or 1.04pc, to 18,332.77, the S&P 500 was 19.05 points, or 0.89pc, higher at 2,170.18 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 42.70 points, or 0.81pc, to 5,311.85.
It did not work. Among the optimists was conservative columnist Holman Jenkins , who registered his approval with the candidate's ability to clear two impressive hurdles: make it through the debate without literally dying, and display the ability to make at least one planned action.
Federal regulators said Wells Fargo employees secretly created millions of unauthorized bank and credit card accounts - without their customers knowing it - since 2011. What happened to 164 years of trust and integrity of one of America's most historic financial institutions? "This hearing will also provide useful information as we weigh future legislative action to prevent these types of practices from happening again", he said.
Construction and engineering business CIMIC has made a $524.5 million takeover bid for engineering contractor UGL, as UGL's shares have plummeted on the back of a downturn in mining. "In the meantime, the board of UGL recommends that shareholders take no action in relation to the CIMIC announcement", UGL's statement said. In June UGL's shares were crushed when management warned of potential contract losses to the tune of $200 million from its Inpex Ichthys liquified natural gas project.