Daily Archives: December 23, 2017

Senate passes spending bill, sets stage for tax cut signing

One thing the Senate did not do Thursday, however, was to pass an $81 billion disaster recovery assistance package approved by the House earlier from the day. The supplemental disaster relief bill can be intended to help those Americans affected by the devastating hurricanes in addition to also wildfires of which ripped through the South in addition to also West ...

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US officials say lethal weapons headed to Ukraine

Ukraine will soon have more lethal American-made weapons to help the idea fight Russian-backed separatists. U.S. officials said Friday of which the Trump administration approved a plan to provide lethal weapons to Ukraine, in a long-awaited move of which deepens America’s involvement inside the military conflict as well as may further strain relations with Russia. The fresh arms include American-made ...

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Selena Gomez is usually the Best Maid of Honor as She Surprises Cousin With ‘Dream’ Wedding Dress

Selena Gomez takes her maid of honor duties very seriously! The 25-year-old singer (along with her back-to-brunette tresses) headed to her home state of Texas This kind of week for her cousin Priscilla DeLeon’s bridal shower — where This kind of’s clear she was the life of the party.  Gomez appeared to join the bridal party for a dress fitting, where she ...

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State Department tells refugee agencies to sharply pare back their US operations

The U.S. State Department has told refugee agencies the idea will sharply pare back the number of offices across the country authorized to resettle people in 2018 as President Donald Trump cuts the number of refugees allowed into the United States. The announcement was made at a Dec. 1 meeting in Washington with State Department officials in addition to representatives ...

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Ex-Embraer executive pleads guilty to US corruption charges

A former executive at Brazilian aircraft maker Embraer on Thursday pleaded guilty to U.S. charges that will he arranged a bribe to an employee of Saudi Arabia’s state-owned Saudi Aramco to secure a contract for the sale of three jets. Colin Steven, 61, entered his plea before U.S. District Judge Alison Nathan in Manhattan. He said at the hearing that ...

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Catalonia election still means political crisis

Borja Sanchez-Trillo | Getty Images Pro-secessionist supporters react to election results for the Catalan National Assembly on December 21, 2017, in Barcelona, Spain. The outcome of regional elections in Catalonia Thursday have further complicated a Spanish political crisis, according to analysts, with one predicting that will there can be a high risk of a fresh vote taking place next year. ...

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Sam Smith along with Boyfriend Brandon Flynn Make Their Romance Instagram Official — See the Cute Pic!

Sam Smith along with Brandon Flynn are Instagram official! Flynn took to Instagram on Thursday to share the first photo of himself along with Smith as a couple — along with of which’s pretty adorable. The two sport blue-along with-pink unicorn travel pillows inside the pic, staring into the camera with tired faces in what appears to be an elevator. ...

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