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Lawmakers reach a bipartisan deal ‘in principle’ to fund the government

Lawmakers reach a bipartisan deal ‘in principle’ to fund the government

Rep. Nita Lowey. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo The leaders in spending talks announced that they have reached a "deal in principle" to fund the federal government for the rest of fiscal 2020, according to House Appropriations Chairwoman Nita Lowey (D-N.Y.). A vote in the House will be scheduled for Tuesday. Senate Appropriations Chairman Richard Shelby…
Standard Liege 2-2 Arsenal: Gunners fight back secures top spot

Standard Liege 2-2 Arsenal: Gunners fight back secures top spot

Lacazette's goal was his sixth of the seasonArsenal came back from two-goals down to draw 2-2 at Standard Liege and progress to the last 32 of the Europa League as group winners.The Gunners were all but through before kick-off, with the hosts needing to win 5-0 to prevent the visitors from going through to the…

BREAKING: ECOWAS Court Delivers Final Judgment On Nnamdi Kanu’s Petition Against Nigerian Govt

The ECOWAS Court of Justice sitting in Abuja, on Wednesday, dismissed a suit the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB,...
The New Union Label: Female, Progressive and Very Anti-Trump

The New Union Label: Female, Progressive and Very Anti-Trump

Sinjun Strom for Politico Magazine On a clear evening in Washington this past summer, Sara Nelson was in her element, waiting to speak to a revved-up crowd of union members at Reagan National Airport. Dressed in a navy flight attendants’ uniform, she stood out against the sea of jewel-toned business suits and union T-shirts. If…
Carlo Ancelotti: Where next for ex-Chelsea, Real Madrid & AC Milan manager?

Carlo Ancelotti: Where next for ex-Chelsea, Real Madrid & AC Milan manager?

Ancelotti is one of only three managers to win three European Cups/Champions Leagues"I'll speak to president Aurelio de Laurentiis tomorrow and we'll make the best decision for Napoli."Manager Carlo Ancelotti was seemingly looking ahead after his side's 4-0 thrashing of Genk took the Serie A club into the last 16 of the Champions League.But the…
Trump tightens grips on judges as McConnell wins 50th Circuit pick

Trump tightens grips on judges as McConnell wins 50th Circuit pick

McConnell is particularly eager to accomplish another quick judicial spree because anyone not confirmed will have to start the confirmation process all over again next year. With the holiday recess looming, there isn’t time to confirm all 18 nominees without cooperation from the Democrats — who are loath to strike a deal with the man…
Premier League chief executive Richard Masters set to get job on permanent basis

Premier League chief executive Richard Masters set to get job on permanent basis

Media playback is not supported on this device 'We're determined to tackle discrimination' - Richard Masters on fighting racismPremier League interim chief executive Richard Masters has been given the job on a permanent basis.It comes two weeks after media executive David Pemsel resigned before starting the role following newspaper allegations about his private life.Masters, formerly…
White House seeks to stymie GOP rebellion on trade deal

White House seeks to stymie GOP rebellion on trade deal

Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) has already said he will not support the agreement, calling it a “terrible new standard” for future trade agreements. Other Republican senators are not ruling out supporting the trade deal they have long called for. But they have nevertheless expressed skepticism about the final product. Even Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell…