China's trade growth cools as barrier complaints rise

China's imports from North Korea plunged in December to their lowest level in dollar terms since at least the start of 2014, with trade curbed by United Nations sanctions aimed at persuading Pyongyang to abandon its ballistic missile and nuclear wea... More..

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'My people came from a place Trump would call as***hole country - Ireland'
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

'My people came from a place Trump would call as***hole country - Ireland'

A cynic might argue that the President, who may be on the verge of doing a deal with Democrats to permit hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. Trump's agreement has always been es...More..

Feds encourage work requirement in Medicaid for able-bodied adults
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Feds encourage work requirement in Medicaid for able-bodied adults

The state's Medicaid department is already in the process of applying for a waiver to add work requirements , which was part of the budget passed previous year. But Rosenbaum notes the absurdity of arguing tha...More..

Brady, Mariota Represent Largest Age Gap Between Playoffs QBs
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Brady, Mariota Represent Largest Age Gap Between Playoffs QBs

Tennessee Titans running back DeMarco Murray will not play in Saturday's playoff game against the New England Patriots , coach Mike Mularkey said Wednesday. "He's broken off a lot of long runs, running ...More..

Bill Belichick plays mental game on Jets as Patriots clinch No
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Bill Belichick plays mental game on Jets as Patriots clinch No

What might the last 18 years of the National Football League have looked like if Parcells had let Tupa finish that game? But geez, look at everyone else. "We took strides this season". What a few weeks ago ...More..

US Ambassador To Panama Resigned BEFORE S**thole Comments
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

US Ambassador To Panama Resigned BEFORE S**thole Comments

A State Department spokeswoman confirmed Feeley's departure, saying that he "has informed the White House, the Department of State, and the Government of Panama of his decision to retire for personal reason...More..

Two Palestinian teenagers killed by Israeli troops
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Two Palestinian teenagers killed by Israeli troops

Witnesses said two dozen people approached the fence, setting a tire on fire and throwing stones. Tensions were already high ahead of Friday's protests after two 16-year-old Palestinians were killed in clas...More..

Flu is widespread but season may be peaking — CDC
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Flu is widespread but season may be peaking — CDC

One of their buildings, Windhaven Assisted Living Center on South Main Street, has had flu protocols in place since January 6 after five flu cases were confirmed among their residents, said Western Home spoke...More..

Trump lawyer brokered $130K payment to porn star
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Trump lawyer brokered $130K payment to porn star

On Friday afternoon, the White House issued a statement calling the Journal's story "old, recycled reports, which were published and strongly denied prior to the election". Davidson declined to comment on the...More..

Local Dreamer reacts to decision blocking DACA end
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Local Dreamer reacts to decision blocking DACA end

There's no reason why a president has to keep in place a policy he disagrees with, thinks is illegal, and thinks is unconstitutional. On Wednesday morning, the White House e-mailed out a "correction" to the...More..

Donald Trump Cancels February Visit To UK
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Donald Trump Cancels February Visit To UK

Trump canceled London visit, as he has announced a scheduled ceremonial visit to Britain, while he didn't want to associate with what he referred a bad real estate agreement in which the United States Embass...More..

Man arrested, charged with killing Rihanna's cousin
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Man arrested, charged with killing Rihanna's cousin

It was in February that Rihanna's cousin had posted a warm message under a photo of Rihanna and himself captioning it as "celebrating the singer's 29th birthday". 26th. Tavon Kaiseen Alleyne , 21, was wa...More..

3-year-old Sherin Mathews' father could face the death penalty
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

3-year-old Sherin Mathews' father could face the death penalty

Wesley Mathews was also indicted Friday on charges of abandoning a child and tampering with evidence. An autopsy determined Sherin died from "homicidal violence." . His wife, 35-year-old Sini Mathews , is b...More..

Brutal, risky cold grips East Coast
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Brutal, risky cold grips East Coast

This explains the Arctic air freezing parts of US. "It's definitely cold and the type of bone-chilling cold that happens every few years", said Dan Hofmann, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service...More..

Toronto girl says man cut her hijab while she walked to school
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Toronto girl says man cut her hijab while she walked to school

Jenniferjit Sidhu. "It's alleged that [the] man cut her hijab off and then fled", Constable David Hopkinson of the Toronto Police told Canadian media. She said she sensed the man behind her and screamed. "I...More..

Call of Duty Swatting Victim's Mother Demands to See Her Son
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Call of Duty Swatting Victim's Mother Demands to See Her Son

It's unclear if he has a lawyer. When the police surrounded a house in Wichita, Kansas, late Thursday, they expected to find a gunman who told a 911 dispatcher that he was holding his mother and brother at gu...More..

Kylie Jenner is Allegedly in Labor
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Kylie Jenner is Allegedly in Labor

It is also possible that she has been filming for upcoming episodes of " Keeping Up With the Kardashians ", but you never know. The 20-year-old star has opened up about her breakup in her reality show for E!, L...More..

Quinn to defend Steve Bannon in Fire and Fury claims
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Quinn to defend Steve Bannon in Fire and Fury claims

Another adult-film star, Jessica Drake, in October 2016 accused Trump of kissing her without permission at that same 2006 golf tournament that Clifford attended. "I'm not saying I have or haven't", Trump said. ...More..

McSally enters Arizona Senate race; GOP primary could test Trump's loyalties
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

McSally enters Arizona Senate race; GOP primary could test Trump's loyalties

McSally has been a staunch supporter of President Trump , and is running on a policy platform that mirrors his "America First" agenda, including a hard-line stance against illegal immigration. She becomes the ...More..

Zuma lists conditions for stepping down as president
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Zuma lists conditions for stepping down as president

The idea is that Dlamini-Zuma serve as Acting President until the outcome of the general elections due to take place in the second quarter of 2019. But sources told the Mail & Guardian that the negotiations h...More..

Celebrity Big Brother star: 'I was abducted by aliens'
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Celebrity Big Brother star: 'I was abducted by aliens'

India, the country's first transgender newsreader, said: "I should've just waited for the questions to come and answer them one by one rather than burying people under a load of statements and viewed". The Big...More..

China's Imports from N.Korea Plummet in December
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

China's Imports from N.Korea Plummet in December

He also said China and Russian Federation, which have not been invited, will be briefed on the discussions after the meeting. Finance Canada deputy spokeswoman Jocelyn Sweet said the directive came after the ...More..

German coalition breakthrough 'good for Europe'
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

German coalition breakthrough 'good for Europe'

Across the table were negotiators from the SPD, led by Martin Schulz, and the Christian Social Union, the Bavarian conservative party . Merkel, who desperately needs to form a new government to salvage her...More..

UN rights office decries Trump's reported remarks as
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

UN rights office decries Trump's reported remarks as "racist"

Democrats in Congress seized on the president's comments , and the Congressional Black Caucus said the remarks are, "further proof that his Make America Great Again agenda is really a Make America White Again...More..

Immigration Agents raided 7-Eleven stores
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Immigration Agents raided 7-Eleven stores

And under him, ICE has reportedly made almost 40 percent more arrests . And they appeared to open a new front in Trump's expansion of immigration enforcement, which has already brought a 40 percent increase ...More..

After Trump tweet, angry Pak summons US envoy, PM calls security meet
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

After Trump tweet, angry Pak summons US envoy, PM calls security meet

Days after US President Donald Trump accused Pakistan of giving nothing to US but "lies and deceit", Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif shot back saying Islamabad has done enough and the US must not put the ...More..

GKN rejects £7bn hostile takeover bid and plans to split in two
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

GKN rejects £7bn hostile takeover bid and plans to split in two

GKN said Stevens had conducted a review which would split its aerospace division - formed by the purchase of a stake in Westland helicopters in 1988 - from its automotive business. GKN also announced it int...More..

Dakar Rally Stage 5: Barreda Blisters the Peruvian Sand
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Dakar Rally Stage 5: Barreda Blisters the Peruvian Sand

Spain's Carlos Sainz -a two-time world rally champion and 2010 victor at the Dakar- won the sixth stage -from Arequipa (Peru) to La Paz- ahead of 13-time champion Stephane Peterhansel , one of his Peugeot team...More..

Trump expresses openness to talk to North Korea
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Trump expresses openness to talk to North Korea

Kim has responded by calling the U.S. president a "mentally deranged USA dotard ". "I'm not saying I have or haven't. I think you people are surprised". Trump has said North Korea won't be allowed to develop ...More..

Yemen's Houthis fire ballistic missile at Saudi military airport
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Yemen's Houthis fire ballistic missile at Saudi military airport

He pointed out that the port of Hodeidah is a starting point for operations threatening maritime navigation, and Houthi militias threaten air navigation over Sanaa. Yemen has been since March 2015 under a bruta...More..

Assam leaves 13 million citizens off register; fear grips Muslims
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Assam leaves 13 million citizens off register; fear grips Muslims

The commission aims to complete the process by 2018. "My entire family's name is missing from the first draft ". This move to register the names by the government has been praised by the opposition as we...More..

Kansas governor's budget has fellow Republicans in revolt
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Kansas governor's budget has fellow Republicans in revolt

The term-limited conservative Republican governor released budget proposals that were supposed to flesh out his plan to phase in a $601 million increase in education funding to meet a court mandate. President D...More..

Nancy Pelosi mocks bipartisan meeting on immigration for having only white men
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Nancy Pelosi mocks bipartisan meeting on immigration for having only white men

Drew Hammill, Pelosi's spokesman, later said she wasn't criticizing Hoyer's participation and has made similar comments during meetings with him and others this week, without complaints. Is it still Christmas...More..

Ravi Ragbir Detention: Let's Resist Trump's Rip-families Apart Policies--Jumaane Williams
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Ravi Ragbir Detention: Let's Resist Trump's Rip-families Apart Policies--Jumaane Williams

The detainment of immigration activist Ravi Ragbir (c.) sparked a protest that led to clashes with cops and two City Council members getting arrested. Ragbir's detention comes just days after ICE detained Jean ...More..

Pune real estate sees prices drop for the first time
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Pune real estate sees prices drop for the first time

The base price in Mumbai has declined 5%, which translates into an effective price benefit of as much as 12% for buyers once incentives such as a waiver on stamp duty are considered, he wrote. From a peak of ...More..