Girl killed by runaway SUV a cancer survivor

Paramedics rushed the child to Sick Kids Hospital with critical injuries where she later died. The exact nature of her injuries isn't clear. Traffic Services is investigating and say they will release more information on Tuesday. A memorial will be... More..

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Jeremy Corbyn: Our relationship with United States not that special
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn: Our relationship with United States not that special

Mr Corbyn was asked about this issue on ITV's Peston on Sunday. When it was put to Mr Corbyn that he was not saying he would never support another referendum, the Labour leader said: "We are not calling for...More..

Quarterback Drew Brees wants to extend New Orleans Saints contract
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Quarterback Drew Brees wants to extend New Orleans Saints contract

Brees said: "I'm not in the mood to make anything secretive". "It's the same way I felt two days ago, the same way I felt 12 years ago". He spoke about his contract and is hoping to get a deal done before t...More..

Lady Gaga fuels Oprah president bid rumours: Winfrey vs Trump in 2020?
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Lady Gaga fuels Oprah president bid rumours: Winfrey vs Trump in 2020?

United States President Donald Trump has said he would beat talk show trailblazer Oprah Winfrey if she ran against him in 2020. Liz Purdy, who led Democrat Hillary Clinton's 2008 New Hampshire preside...More..

Myanmar's Suu Kyi Says Army Admission on Killings a Positive Step
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Myanmar's Suu Kyi Says Army Admission on Killings a Positive Step

Kono is the first minister of a foreign country to visit the region since the unrest began. Bangladeshi officials said they planned to iron out some related questions at the meeting, including getting clarifi...More..

Security official says did not hear Trump say 'shithole' in immigration meeting
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Security official says did not hear Trump say 'shithole' in immigration meeting

This is when Booker chimed in about why he found her answer unacceptable and why he was so angered by the president's comments. Sen. Cory Booker D-N.J., questions Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Niels...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Trump strategist Steve Bannon hit by grand jury subpoena

Later Tuesday, a source familiar with the matter confirmed to ABC News that Bannon had been subpoenaed to appear before Special Counsel Robert Mueller's grand jury. As for those bone spurs that exempted a...More..

US Ambassador Alice Wells acknowledges Pakistan's role in countering terrorism
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

US Ambassador Alice Wells acknowledges Pakistan's role in countering terrorism

What led to the start of all this was a tweet by the US President on New Year's Day holding them responsible for the "safe havens" provided to terrorist and giving the US "lies and deceit" for the $33 billion d...More..

President's Doctor: Trump Asked For Cognitive Exam, Did 'Exceedingly Well'
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

President's Doctor: Trump Asked For Cognitive Exam, Did 'Exceedingly Well'

The full, detailed description of the president's health given by the Navy Rear Adm. Dr. Ronny Jackson shows that for a 71-year-old male, the president is in great health and probably will be for years to...More..

Trump tweets Sen.
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Trump tweets Sen. "Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented" DACA comments

The White House and Democrats in Congress are negotiating an immigration deal as lawmakers face a Friday deadline to pass a federal spending bill and avoid a government shutdown . Trump's staunchest support...More..

Government shutdown looms as GOP seeks short-term deal
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Government shutdown looms as GOP seeks short-term deal

In an exclusive CNN interview that aired Tuesday, Durbin said , "We talked about the color of the skin of the people coming into the United States". At one point, Durbin told the president that members of ...More..

Emmanuel Macron 'agrees to loan Bayeux Tapestry to Britain'
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Emmanuel Macron 'agrees to loan Bayeux Tapestry to Britain'

The battle, which is re-enacted by history enthusiasts every year at the site where it took place, marked the start of the Norman conquest which transformed England's language, laws, customs and architecture. T...More..

Australia uncorks supermarket wine war with Canada
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Australia uncorks supermarket wine war with Canada

The U.S. has also accused the Canadian province of British Columbia of giving local vineyards an unfair advantage by giving their product exclusive retail channels in grocery stores. Australia last initiated fo...More..

Holding out hope for a good DACA deal
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Holding out hope for a good DACA deal

The Republican president tweeted Sunday morning to allege that "Democrats don't really want it", referring to the DACA protections. He also told Democrats that any deal to preserve DACA, which protects ab...More..

Trump Homeland Security Secretary Not Sure If Most Norwegians Are White
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Trump Homeland Security Secretary Not Sure If Most Norwegians Are White

Nielsen confirmed that she heard Sen. However, "I don't dispute that the president was using tough language", Nielsen said. When Leahy reminded her that he also wanted to know whether Trump used a si...More..

Dayton's bonding proposal includes full funding for UMN
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Dayton's bonding proposal includes full funding for UMN

Governor Mark Dayton has rolled out an aggressive 1.5-billion-dollar bonding proposal for state public works projects. · $4 million for repairs of Duluth's Glensheen mansion. Dayton's proposal also includes $...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

The Trump 'shithole countries' flap takes an even more ridiculous turn

US Democratic Senator Dick Durbin said last week that Trump had repeatedly used the word "sh**hole" when speaking about African countries and the Caribbean nation of Haiti . "No more Lotteries! #A...More..

Shane Ross to miss Winter Olympics
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Shane Ross to miss Winter Olympics

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says 20 nations at a meeting in Canada have agreed to continue pressuring North Korea for the common goal of denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula. Kang stressed Seoul will c...More..

Largest pro-independence Catalan parties back ex-leader for president
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Largest pro-independence Catalan parties back ex-leader for president

With 70 out of 135 deputies, they in theory have the votes necessary to nominate a separatist president, with Puigdemont their favoured candidate. After the government in Madrid dissolved the parliament...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

With a shutdown days away, Congress looks to regroup

The federal government runs out of money Friday night, but any deal to avoid a shutdown will come down to a Congressional compromise. President Donald Trump's rhetoric, including his tweets , becomes shar...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Temperatures to be subzero today with gale force winds

Hail, lightning and blizzard conditions are also possible in certain areas, forecasters warn. Dundee will remain subject to a weather warning for snow until at least Thursday, the Met Office has confirmed...More..

USA diplomats in Africa struggle with fallout from Trump insult
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

USA diplomats in Africa struggle with fallout from Trump insult

The African Union demanded an apology, and African diplomats at the United Nations said the comments were "outrageous, racist and xenophobic". He has denied the reports , but two senators have confirmed that h...More..

Cuomo's budget spurs conversation on legalizing recreational marijuana
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Cuomo's budget spurs conversation on legalizing recreational marijuana

The projected $127 million raised by the tax would help fund addiction-treatment programs. "If the Governor considers the Federal tax plan an attack on NY and tantamount to a giant tax increase, what then, woul...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

House GOP releases plan to avoid government shutdown

Friday is the deadline to get a spending deal across the finish line, one that's slowly expiring. Senate Majority Leader, R-Ky., has said he wants to keep funding and immigration bills separate. "We should pu...More..

Accumulating snow to impact travel Wednesday morning
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Accumulating snow to impact travel Wednesday morning

Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches are expected, with amounts up to 6 inches possible in higher terrains, forecasters said. The announcement comes after an unexpected snow storm pummeled the Sandhills ...More..

Trump declares 'I'm not a racist'
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Trump declares 'I'm not a racist'

I'm the least racist person you will ever interview", according to a White House pool report. The White House also faced a barrage of questions last month after he slurred some words during a speech on na...More..

Every child in war-torn Yemen needs aid
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Every child in war-torn Yemen needs aid

The coalition has launched thousands of airstrikes on the Houthis, in attempts to roll back rebel gains and reinstate Hadi in the capital Sanaa. More people are predicted to go hungry in July 2018 than in the...More..

I am not a 'racist', says Trump
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

I am not a 'racist', says Trump

The White House did not deny that President Trump had said the slur. "I don't know if those comments would be made if I was in the room", she said. Botswana, a traditional African ally of the U.S., has ...More..

Business group asks Congress for protection for marijuana
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Business group asks Congress for protection for marijuana

The attorneys general who signed the letter serve Alaska, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Illinois, Iowa, Hawaii, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Pennsylvania, V...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Trump's racist remarks roil obvious immigration deal

Many of these young immigrants are working in the U.S as teachers, first responders, and military personnel, Booker said, "and I'm not going to leave them behind". Lindsey Graham were mistaken in indicating th...More..

Veteran Sues VA Department For Surgery That Left Scalpel In His Body
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Veteran Sues VA Department For Surgery That Left Scalpel In His Body

District Court for the District of Connecticut) Image: Daily Caller. An unnamed urologist who reviewed Turner's records wrote in an opinion attached to the lawsuit that "a fifth-year urology trainee", Dr. The...More..

Outcry over Trump remarks overshadows efforts to protect undocumented immigrants
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Outcry over Trump remarks overshadows efforts to protect undocumented immigrants

The debate continued as Washington was gripped with uncertainty over whether the government would shut down at midnight on Friday, when temporary government funding is set to run out, in the absence of a deal...More..

The Titans And Head Coach Mike Mularkey Will Mutually Part Ways
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

The Titans And Head Coach Mike Mularkey Will Mutually Part Ways

It doesn't matter who the Titans hire if Mariota isn't a franchise talent. Mularkey isn't the man to guide them forward. Mularkey won his first playoff game as a head coach one week earlier against the Kan...More..

Pinarayi condemns centre's move to issue Orange passport for 'labour class'
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Pinarayi condemns centre's move to issue Orange passport for 'labour class'

Irudaya Rajan at the Centre for Development Studies in Thiruvananthapuram in the southern state of Kerala, from where many migrant workers originate. The Centre should "rectify" its decision considering the s...More..

Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong jailed for protest
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong jailed for protest

Wong had pleaded guilty previous year for failing to comply with a court order to clear out of a protest camp during the protest, and the High Court informed him of its ruling Wednesday. "They can lock up our b...More..