Most of the money - $60 million - was earmarked for the State Department's Global Engagement Center and has been sitting with the Pentagon, and it will expire if it is not transferred before September 30.
Rachel Maddow updates the show's running list of what Russian Federation would likely want to get out of a pliant USA leader, including weaker election security and cyber policy.
In an interview with VGTRK host Vladimir Solovyov, President Vladimir Putin said as many as 755 United States diplomats are to leave Russian Federation. The criticisms have fed rumors that he is frustrated about sparring with the White House over policy and complaints within the department he is trying to "redesign" for the 21st century, and that has considered resigning.
Vice President Mike Pence sounded a distinctly different note about the sanctions bill Tuesday, when he was in the former Soviet republic of Georgia, seeking to reassure Russia's neighbors, who are anxious about Moscow's expansionist policies. He also said he has a "good" relationship with President Donald Trump, who calls him daily, including late at night and on weekends, "when something comes to his head".
Washington still maintains economic sanctions on Tehran for its ballistic missile program, its support for terrorism and its human rights abuses. The bill nearly unanimously supported by both houses of Congress.
"Neither the president nor I are very happy about that", Tillerson said of the sanctions bill.
The U.S. hasn't said how many of its diplomats will have to leave Russian Federation to comply with Putin's order that the U.S. cut its diplomatic personnel to 455.
In another sign of US concern about the North, the Trump administration published a notice Wednesday in the Federal Register detailing a new ban on Americans traveling to North Korea.
In a rare question-and-answer session, Tillerson recalled Trump's meeting with Sergey Lavrov, Putin's top diplomat, three months ago. Anadolu Agency said. "What we are hoping to avoid is the outbreak of a civil war، because you know what we really have is two conflicts in Syria: the war against ISIL and the civil war that created the conditions for ISIL to emerge،" Tillerson said at a State Department news briefing، referring to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria، or ISIL.
"I will be meeting face-to-face with Foreign Minister Lavrov this weekend on the margins of the (ASEAN and East Asia Summit) meetings in Manila", Tillerson told reporters on Tuesday.
After all, a matchup between Cena and WWE Champion Jinder Mahal at SummerSlam seemed like a foregone conclusion a few weeks ago. It's now down to just John Cena and Shinsuke Nakamura to go up against Mahal in less than two months.
Eight are proposed for the european banking Authority (EBA ), the less important, but with close to 200 employees. Ministers will then hold a vote in November in a process some have likened to the Eurovision Song Contest.
Trump has denied any collusion between his associates and Moscow and termed the Russian investigation "a witch hunt". The law will be sent for signature to the President of the United States Donald Trump, who has the right to veto it.
Shiite Muslims have remained a constant target of militant attacks across various parts of the country over the past few months. The interior ministry later confirmed that two people - a woman and a guard - had died and two were policemen injured.
A Justice Department spokeswoman said Arpaio faces up to six months in prison at his sentencing, which is scheduled for October 5. Rather he blamed his former attorney for not explaining him the court orders properly, the Chicago Tribune reported.
Naturally, the study points out that Tesla owners are "fanatical", regardless of where they live or what model they bought. It has no instrument panel; the speed limit and other information normally there can be found on the center screen.
But within 24 hours, highly damaging revelations had emerged that made clear the meeting had been much more charged than that. Did Don Jr. brief the president on the meeting? He was right - or at the very least, they're trying to save him from himself.
A passenger has opened an aeroplane door and jumped out prior to the plane arriving at the terminal in San Francisco . The boy reportedly started running on the tarmac before being intercepted by construction workers.
Prince Philip was unexpectedly hospitalized during the Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations, according to USA Today . The parade will mark the end of the 1664 Global Challenge, which raises money for The Royal Marines Charity.
The company lost 8 cents per share in the comparable quarter of the prior year, when it did $8.01 billion worth of business. That puzzled Claure, who said repeatedly that Sprint hadn't been offered to Charter.
Poll Shows 'Troubling Trail Of New Lows' For Trump
Fewer voters, 29 percent, say Trump's staff serves him well, compared with 39 percent who say his staff doesn't serve him well. The poll showed that just 33 percent of USA voters approve of his job performance while 61 percent disapprove.
British Gas to raise electricity prices by 12.5%
It's half year results also revealed a loss of more than 377,000 United Kingdom customer accounts in the first half of 2017. British Gas today announced a 12.5 per cent hike in electricity prices from next month in a direct snub to the Government.
Charge: Man hid girlfriend in freezer, lived with impostor
They are next due in court on Monday, Lantz said, and could face additional charges once the identity of the body is confirmed. According to WKBN , police think the body, which has not been officially identified, was moved from Youngstown to Campbell.
Summer Phoenix files divorce from husband Casey Affleck
In March, Affleck's rep confirmed to ET that the couple had split up, stating, " Casey and Summer have amicably separated". Casey Affleck's wife of 10 years, Summer Phoenix , has filed for divorce from the actor today, according to US Weekly .
Chancellor, Seahawks agree to $36M contract extension
The guaranteed money ranks seventh for the position, and $2.75 million less than what was guaranteed to teammate Earl Thomas . I can't really put a time frame on how long I want to play. "As long as the wheels let me", Chancellor said.
Three gangsters killed in Moscow courthouse firefight
Four attackers were killed, while one was apprehended, lawyer Diana Tatosova, who represented one of the attackers, said. Several people were injured and four attackers were killed Tuesday after a shootout in Moscow regional court.
Profit and Buyback Show HSBC Progressing
The bank said second-quarter net profit jumped by more than half to $3.87 billion as revenues grew faster than expenses. Reported pre-tax profit for the six months to June rose 5% to $10.2bn compared with $9.7bn for the same period in 2016.
Apple Goes Along With China's Latest VPN Crackdown
Several VPN companies knocked the move, saying Apple may not fully realize what it has done by removing these apps. RIA news agency says that the law is only meant to block the unlawful content from reaching out to the public.