President Declines Pay Raise

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“I did not ask for this pay raise. I was unaware of this pay raise. I don’t need this pay raise.”
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Below is a roundup of major events on Wednesday, 28 June:
"Our duty is to search for new methods to improve our capabilities in order to quickly respond to the changes, challenges and threats of the modern world," Sergei Naryshkin said
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is confident that the people's deputies must abolish the parliamentary immunity. A respective draft law is ready for consideration and only requires support an
Sergey Lavrov pointed out that ties between Russia and Germany had become "more meaningful and practical"
Newly released audio of a 911 call shows a panicked father’s shocked reaction to accidentally shooting his 9-year-old daughter. The Chicago Tribune has posted an audio recording of 33-year-old E
The wait for Game of Thrones season 7 is nearly over and soon Cersei, Daenerys and Jon Snow will be back on our screens for the Emmy award-winning fantasy drama’s penultimate season. But this season,
On Wednesday, Bloomberg News said that President Donald Trump’s attorney Marc Kasowitz delayed filing his complaint with the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) against fired FBI Director Jame
The spread of Islamic State to the Philippines should be a “wake-up call” for US allies in the Pacific and require a new regional partnership, according to the admiral in charge of US P
The spread of Islamic State to the Philippines should be a “wake-up call” for US allies in the Pacific and require a new regional partnership, according to the admiral in charge of US P
Addressing a talk show on ZIK TV June 28, Popular Front’s Rada faction deputy head Andrij Teteruk assured PF lawmakers would support the bill in its second reading.
A South Korean town has partnered with a Canadian company to sell local canned mountain air. The Korean municipality believes the partnership will help promote local nature and boost to
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