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Navy says Russian jet came within 20 feet of U.S. spy plane

Navy says Russian jet came within 20 feet of U.S. spy plane

Pamela Kunze told CNN on Friday. "After approaching a plane at a safe distance the Russian pilot visually identified the flying object as a USA surveillance plane P-8A Poseidon", the Russian defense ministry stated. In a statement issued Friday, the Russian officials called the jet's intercept a "greeting" maneuver. A spokesperson for the US Naval Forces said the two planes came within 20 feet of each other in an "extremely close encounter ". Consulte Mais Informação

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Price defends cutting nearly $1 trillion from Medicaid

Price defends cutting nearly $1 trillion from Medicaid

Collins, however, said one of the problems with the tax credit in the House bill is that it's not adjusted for variations in income and geographic regions across the U.S. There's still no such thing as a free lunch. Senate talks at the moment mostly involve only Republicans. Sen. The House would end the extra federal money states get for new beneficiaries under Obama's Medicaid expansion by 2020, and some GOP senators want a delay. Consulte Mais Informação

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Murder charge follows woman's alleged stabbing frenzy in Paddington, Brisbane

Murder charge follows woman's alleged stabbing frenzy in Paddington, Brisbane

Natascha Mielke, 39, briefly appeared in the Brisbane Magistrates Court on Saturday morning charged with once count of murder, three counts of attempted murder and one count of acts meant to maim. It is alleged the woman then went to nearby Woolcock Park and stabbed another man, who suffered a small wound to his stomach. Mielke was arrested under a bridge at Woolcock Park, Ashgrove, about two kilometres away from the residential facility. Consulte Mais Informação

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30 immigrants getting 2-year extensions

30 immigrants getting 2-year extensions

She did not receive a stay and will continue living in the church. "Our system is tearing many other families apart", Vizguerra said in a news release. Few of the so-called private bills ever become law. The tactic aims to address a specific person's immigration status through legislation rather than through the ICE bureaucracy. Consulte Mais Informação

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Former Rep. Corrine Brown found guilty in charity scam

Brown could face up to 277 years in prison and the possibility of paying restitution in sentencing, along with losing her Congressional pension, WJXT-TV noted. Brown was also convicted of tax evasion and claiming exemptions on her taxes for charitable donations that she never made. Since her indictment last summer, she had been publicly defiant of the government's charges, saying in a statement she was among black elected officials who have been 'persecuted'. Consulte Mais Informação

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Snapchat's Growth Stalls in Facebook's Shadow in 1Q Report

Snapchat's Growth Stalls in Facebook's Shadow in 1Q Report

BTIG analyst Richard Greenfield said some investors hoped to be surprised with huge numbers in Snap's first quarterly report. Snap reported that its net loss increased significantly from $104.5 million to $2. In a press release, Snapchat stated the new features would serve to reduce frustration and increase creativity. Snapchat was launched in 2012 as a mobile app that allows users to send snaps that disappear within seconds. Consulte Mais Informação

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S. Korea's Moon to send delegation to China amid frayed ties

A decade ago, when Moon's Democratic Party was still in power in Seoul , he was chief of staff to President Roh Moo-hyun and the so-called Sunshine Policy of reconciliation with North Korea was the order of the day. He even recalled the ambassador to South Korea for about three months after a statue representing the women was installed in front of the Japanese Consulate in Busan last December. Consulte Mais Informação

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A huge tax cut for guys like me

A huge tax cut for guys like me

American business magnate and world-renowned investor Warren Buffett talked about India while speaking to ET Now after a session with shareholders of Berkshire Hathaway during its 53rd annual general meeting. As a result, Buffett said that even very smart people fall victim to the urge to speculate in the stock market during times stocks are performing well. Consulte Mais Informação

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