Republicans' Convenient Memory Loss on Trump's Racist Language

Some participants and others familiar with the conversation said Trump challenged immigration from "shithole" countries of Africa and disparaged Haiti as well. Graham asked Kirstjen Nielsen , secretary of Homeland Security , who testified to the ... More..

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Pres. Trump: Program to protect 'Dreamers' is 'probably dead'
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Pres. Trump: Program to protect 'Dreamers' is 'probably dead'

He also objected that Democratic proposals to adjust the visa lottery and federal policy for immigrants with temporary protected status were going to drive more people from countries he deemed undesirable i...More..

Novak Djokovic vs. Albert Ramos-Vinolas 2018 Australian Open Pick, Odds, Prediction
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Novak Djokovic vs. Albert Ramos-Vinolas 2018 Australian Open Pick, Odds, Prediction

The crowd sang "Happy Birthday" and gave three hoorays to celebrate Kerber's 30th birthday. After Djokovic levelled the match it looked as though Monfils might throw in the towel during a one-sided third se...More..

Vehicle rams into Rio de Janeiro sidewalk, injuring at least 15
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Vehicle rams into Rio de Janeiro sidewalk, injuring at least 15

Colonel Angelotti from the local police force has confirmed that the driver is suspected of having a " blackout " because of epilepsy after finding a box of medicine in his auto. Authorities later confirmed the...More..

India's Nuclear-Capable Agni-5 Ballistic Missile Aces Test Launch
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

India's Nuclear-Capable Agni-5 Ballistic Missile Aces Test Launch

Agni-V is the most advanced missile in the Agni series with new technologies incorporated in it in terms of navigation and guidance, warhead and engine. Three consecutive success of the canisterized version of ...More..

by | Friday, January 19, 2018

President Trump denies making 's---hole' comments, says he's 'not a racist'

Two other Republican senators at the Oval Office meeting, who days ago said they could not recall the president's comments , seemed to sharpen their memory. Lindsey Graham brought a plan to Trump that in...More..

Supreme Court Hears Redistricting Case
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Supreme Court Hears Redistricting Case

A three-judge panel had ruled the districts illegal, saying the state legislature had engaged in a partisan gerrymander that disfavored non-Republicans. "Third, appellants motion should be denied because, if re...More..

Trump accuses Russia of helping N Korea evade sanctions
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Trump accuses Russia of helping N Korea evade sanctions

He also said that at least a third of the one-million strong North Korean Army comprises of women soldiers. The North said this was not on the table. The agreements are highly symbolic and emotional. But worl...More..

by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Trump takes hard line on immigration, rejects 'horrible' bipartisan plan

At Trump's urging, his physician conducted a brief screening test called the Montreal Cognitive Assessment . Trump has been in the middle of a firestorm and even labeled "racist" by the United Nations after ...More..

Cuomo's payroll tax plan is out, but there are questions
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Cuomo's payroll tax plan is out, but there are questions

Under this plan the state would still receive revenue and taxpayers could deduct the amount of their contributions from their federal taxes. "You are making the state code increasingly complicated and for wha...More..

Brady Limited in Wednesday's Practice with Hand Injury
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Brady Limited in Wednesday's Practice with Hand Injury

He chuckled a bit before adding "Let's see how wrong I am about this weekend". What all three of those teams did was rely on the old cliché that defenses can win championships. "They're very well-coached [and...More..

Dr. Ronny Jackson's glowing bill of health for Trump
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Dr. Ronny Jackson's glowing bill of health for Trump

Georgia Sen. David Perdue said Trump "did not use that word" and called the assertions that he did "a gross misrepresentation". The comments about Africa are thought to have been made during a briefing on a...More..

UAE submits note to United Nations on Qatar's threat
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

UAE submits note to United Nations on Qatar's threat

Larijani was referring to the move initiated by Saudi Arabia on June 5 previous year, and later joined by the United Arab Emirates (UAE ), Bahrain, Egypt, Libya, the Maldives, Djibouti, Senegal and the Comoros...More..

Suspects arrested after auto hits Times Square officer on video
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Suspects arrested after auto hits Times Square officer on video

Charges were pending Thursday morning against 20-year-old Arfhy Santos and 24-year-old William Lopez, police said. The Mercedes they were driving hasn't yet been recovered, officials said. He is expected to m...More..

President Trump Got A Normal Score On This 10-Minute Mental Exam
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

President Trump Got A Normal Score On This 10-Minute Mental Exam

Jackson, said the 71-year-old president received a ideal score on a cognitive test . As the fallout continues over U.S. president Donald Trump's use of a vulgar term to describe African countries during ...More..

Zimbabwe Politician Among 5 Killed in Helicopter Crash in New Mexico
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Zimbabwe Politician Among 5 Killed in Helicopter Crash in New Mexico

The crash injured one person aboard. Roy Bennett, 60, died in a crash in the mountains of New Mexico, along with his wife and three others. One dead later on the scene and the other passed on the way to the...More..

White House doctor: 'No concerns' about Trump's cognitive ability
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

White House doctor: 'No concerns' about Trump's cognitive ability

Jackson said the President's score "does rule out the need to do any other cognitive testing". He says it has now been used in 200 countries, in 60 languages, and has been deployed in one developing country...More..

Donald Trump's physician says he's
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Donald Trump's physician says he's "very healthy" but could lose 10-15lbs

While the questions may seem straight forward enough, they are created to identify the attention, memory and visual skills that deteriorate in people with dementia. He says he hopes the president draws some les...More..

DACA Democrats May Take Blame Over Looming Shutdown
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

DACA Democrats May Take Blame Over Looming Shutdown

In exchange, dreamers would be granted permanent legal status. Hours after the USA government announced it would again begin processing renewal applications for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals du...More..

Ivana Trump Agrees That Donald Trump Is a Not-Racist, Stable Genius
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Ivana Trump Agrees That Donald Trump Is a Not-Racist, Stable Genius

The sudden chill is likely the fallout of last week's Oval Office meeting where Graham challenged Trump for allegedly disparaging immigrants from "shithole countries" and Trump rejected Graham's delicately-nego...More..

Phoenix police: Double-killing suspect tied to 7 more deaths
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Phoenix police: Double-killing suspect tied to 7 more deaths

The seven men and two women were shot between November 27 and December 17 in their homes, suburban apartment complexes, in a parked vehicle or while outside, the documents state. Investigators found a mobile ph...More..

'Strengthen Existing Mugabe-Era Bilateral Relations With Namibia,' Mnangagwa Urged
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

'Strengthen Existing Mugabe-Era Bilateral Relations With Namibia,' Mnangagwa Urged

This gathering thus offers President Mnangagwa and his delegation the ideal platform to announce to global movers and shakers that Zimbabwe is open for business. As such, he said transparency during the entire ...More..

Trump, US Lawmakers Facing Government Shutdown Threat
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Trump, US Lawmakers Facing Government Shutdown Threat

Trump previous year ended the program protecting them from deportation, but gave Congress until March 5 to weigh in on the issue. House Republicans barreled ahead with a crucial Thursday night vote to av...More..

What will the winter storm bring? Here's the latest forecast
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

What will the winter storm bring? Here's the latest forecast

Also contributing to this report were Associated Press writers Jack Jones in Columbia; Gary D. Robertson in Cary, North Carolina; Jay Reeves in Birmingham, Alabama; Melinda Deslatte in Baton Rouge; and Jeff Mar...More..

Steve Bannon Avoids Grand Jury, Set to Interview with Mueller's Team
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Steve Bannon Avoids Grand Jury, Set to Interview with Mueller's Team

That subpoena, first reported by The New York Times , appeared to be a negotiating tactic that then prompted Bannon to agree to a sit-down with Mueller's prosecutors rather than appearing before the grand ju...More..

by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull says Olympic unity won't demilitarise North Korea

The two "reaffirmed their commitment to continuing coordination to implement strong autonomous sanctions and to bringing maximum pressure to North Korea", they said in a statement. The two nations clashed over ...More..

Poll shows a strong majority of Americans want restrictions on abortion
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Poll shows a strong majority of Americans want restrictions on abortion

Just 12 percent of Americans support the Democratic Party's radical abortion platform, which effectively favors restriction-free abortion-on-demand (some left-wing state legislatures have gone even further in...More..

Trump accuses Democrats of holding immigration deal
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Trump accuses Democrats of holding immigration deal

Liberals were in uproar when Mr Trump a year ago ordered the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( Daca ) programme, which shielded Dreamers from deportation, to end this March. Government fund...More..

NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pregnant with first child
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pregnant with first child

The BBC reports that Jacinda has been flooded with support by people online, following her pregnancy announcement. This means the news came less than a week before Ardern formed a government 26 days after K...More..

Perdue's shifting story on Trump expletive faces more scrutiny
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Perdue's shifting story on Trump expletive faces more scrutiny

And despite high cholesterol and borderline obesity, he declared Trump is in "excellent" health. "I know what was said and I know what I said". "I'm saying that this is a gross misrepresentation", he said. "H...More..

by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Homeland Security chief testifies she 'did not hear' Trump use vulgarity

President Trump spent the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday at his golf course, but took time to tweet , "Honestly, I don't think the Democrats want to make a deal. Two Republican senators who were in the meet...More..

US ambassador to UN chides NKorea, Iran, Syria
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

US ambassador to UN chides NKorea, Iran, Syria

Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told a council meeting on non-proliferation that the 2015 deal - known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) - was a major diplomatic achievement. While the Trump admi...More..

Montana Human Trafficking Cases Jumped More Than 25 Percent in 2017
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Montana Human Trafficking Cases Jumped More Than 25 Percent in 2017

One sign of a human trafficking victim is someone whose ID or documentation is being withheld from them, officials say. In a recent report from the Ohio Human Trafficking Task Force, more than 300 people in t...More..

Sanjay Gupta: By all standards, Trump has heart disease
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Sanjay Gupta: By all standards, Trump has heart disease

The results of President Donald Trump's first formal medical exam since taking office were announced Tuesday, and the big news was that the physician involved, Navy Rear Adm. "It's just the way God made him",...More..

Hungary police Warrant issued for Ex Trump adviser Sebastian Gorka
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Hungary police Warrant issued for Ex Trump adviser Sebastian Gorka

According to the information on the Hungarian police website, it could have happened as far back as 2009. Gorka left his White House position in August, a week after the exit of chief strategist Steve Bannon....More..