President Trump's 'DACA is dead' tweet leaves local DACA recipients anxious

Trump: Why should the U.S accept immigrants from "shithole" countries? Nevertheless, he said that "what we can do is to prioritize enforcement, since there are limited enforcement resources, and say we're not going to go chasing after this young m... More..

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"I'm Not A Racist", Says US President Trump After Profane Slur

Because we are ready willing and able to make a deal, but they don't want to", said Trump - comments that echoed remarks made on Twitter in the past few days. President Trump on Sunday night repeated his clai...More..

by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

USA government shutdown looms amid continuing spending dispute

Trump backed the idea of a government shutdown even after he became president, arguing out of frustration with the Senate rules in May of 2017 that the country "needs a good 'shutdown'". They were told six Se...More..

Trump administration appeals 'Dreamer' immigrant ruling to top court
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Trump administration appeals 'Dreamer' immigrant ruling to top court

The Justice Department argued Thursday that Alsup had no authority to review Trump's order because such immigration decisions are legally "committed to agency discretion", referring to Trump's Departmen...More..

Egypt, Ethiopia for Ironing Out Differences over Reservoirs
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Egypt, Ethiopia for Ironing Out Differences over Reservoirs

Tensions remain high over progress on Ethiopia's flagship Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), and high-level representatives appear committed to managing the dynamic between the countries to prevent any ser...More..

Doctor Reveals Trump's Overall Health And Weight Loss Goals
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Doctor Reveals Trump's Overall Health And Weight Loss Goals

Trump was 70 when he took office, making him the oldest person ever elected to the U.S.'s highest office. That's according to his White House physician, navy doctor Ronny Jackson. Mr Trump's body mass index (...More..

Ryanair pilots in Spain threaten to take legal action
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Ryanair pilots in Spain threaten to take legal action

The airline recently agreed to recognise pilots unions after it faced multiple industrial action threats in the run-up to Christmas. "SEPLA calls on Ryanair to apply the 20% increase to all their pilots opera...More..

Dogs found in Turpin 'torture home' to be raffled
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Dogs found in Turpin 'torture home' to be raffled

The clothes and supplies have since been delivered to the children in the hospital Thursday night. Defence attorneys entered "not guilty" pleas to all the charges. The siblings were denied food, basic hygiene a...More..

PM Karen Karapetyan to attend Davos World Economic Forum
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

PM Karen Karapetyan to attend Davos World Economic Forum

While terming the Davos meet as the global economy's biggest congregation of businessmen, financial institutions and policymakers, the Prime Minister said he has not been able to go there so far. Indian PM ...More..

GOP Rep. Gaetz: 'People Will Go to Jail' When FISA Memo Released
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

GOP Rep. Gaetz: 'People Will Go to Jail' When FISA Memo Released

And we recommend subscribing to Dan's podcast for up-to-the-minute reports on what's going on with this scandal and other breaking news. Members of the lower chamber of Congress were allowed to see a memo fro...More..

Theresa May should order an urgent inquiry into the Worboys case
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Theresa May should order an urgent inquiry into the Worboys case

Lawyers have already sent a letter to the Parole Board threatening a judicial review proceedings on the grounds that its blanket prohibition of publishing reasons behind its decisions is unlawful. Announcing th...More..

Could false nuke alert happen on the Kenai Peninsula?
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Could false nuke alert happen on the Kenai Peninsula?

The Federal Emergency Management Agency said the state of Hawaii didn't need federal approval to retract a cellphone alert mistakenly sent over the weekend warning of a ballistic missile attack. "North Korea ...More..

Justice Dept intends to re-try Menendez in corruption case
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Justice Dept intends to re-try Menendez in corruption case

When he came back to the Senate in December, the lawmaker said he doubted prosecutors would continue to pursue the case, but if they did, he added: "bring it on". Menendez is accused of using his office to he...More..

Nice Friday and Saturday with a rain chance Sunday
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Nice Friday and Saturday with a rain chance Sunday

The computer models show that the snow and rain will continue to march their way eastward and make it all the way into Billings around 4:30 a.m. Friday . South southwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. West wind ...More..

Trump appointee Carl Higbie resigns
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Trump appointee Carl Higbie resigns

On Muslims: "Go back to your Muslim shithole and go crap in your hands and bang little boys on Thursday nights", Higbie said. Speaking on " Sound of Freedom " in December 2013 , Higbie, while recounting a ti...More..

Bannon given extra time to kind out what he can inform investigators
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Bannon given extra time to kind out what he can inform investigators

Bannon has worked out an arrangement to testify privately in Mueller's office in lieu of in front of the grand jury. Bannon's attorney said he would not invoke executive privilege when he meets with Mueller, be...More..

United Nations chief says don't harm Iran nuclear deal over unrelated issues
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

United Nations chief says don't harm Iran nuclear deal over unrelated issues

The US president has to decide whether to continue the waivers for the sanctions on Iran every 120 days. "Despite my strong inclination, I have not yet withdrawn the United States from the Iran nuclear deal"....More..

EC Announces Meghalaya, Tripura, Nagaland Assembly Elections 2018 Poll Dates
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

EC Announces Meghalaya, Tripura, Nagaland Assembly Elections 2018 Poll Dates

When the Congress and the Left will try to retain their respective assemblies. January 31 will be the last date for filing papers. The scrutiny will take place on February 1 and February 3 will be the last date...More..

Super blue blood moon eclipse: What you need to know
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Super blue blood moon eclipse: What you need to know

Sarawakians will on Jan 31 get the chance to view a rare lunar phenomenon that has not occurred since 1866 - a blue moon , supermoon, and total lunar eclipse . But as they say on infomercials, there is even...More..

Shutdown looms larger in Senate after House vote
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Shutdown looms larger in Senate after House vote

On Thursday night, the House - with almost all Republican votes - passed a measure that would fund the government through February 16. The White House said Friday morning that President Trump will stick...More..

I Am Not A Racist - Donald Trump
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

I Am Not A Racist - Donald Trump

Trump was meeting with lawmakers about a potential deal on immigration last week when he questioned why the US should admit more people from Africa and Haiti. "We're working on it". President Donald Trump ...More..

Congressional agenda this week: Avoiding a shutdown, searching for DACA fix
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Congressional agenda this week: Avoiding a shutdown, searching for DACA fix

Trump had earlier called the country's court system "unfair" after a federal judge in San Francisco temporarily blocked his administration from banning the DACA programme. Republicans can not pass a sp...More..

Trump says his words on immigration were misrepresented by 'Senator Dicky Durbin'
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Trump says his words on immigration were misrepresented by 'Senator Dicky Durbin'

There is internal debate in the West Wing over whether Mr Trump said "shithole" or "shithouse". "I'm the least racist person you will ever interview", Trump said, according to The Hill . "This has turned int...More..

Aadhaar will enable civil death of citizens, petitioners tell Supreme Court
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Aadhaar will enable civil death of citizens, petitioners tell Supreme Court

Divan started by showing the court diagrams differentiating between deterministic and probabilistic methods of identification. Referring to the introducer system - a person had to be introduced by a person alre...More..

Congress scrambles to avert government shutdown
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Congress scrambles to avert government shutdown

Schumer also made a counter-offer: pass a four- or five-day continuing resolution to give negotiators a bit more time to reach a deal on spending and immigration . It would be the first government shutdown s...More..

Coroner: Las Vegas shooting gunman's ashes given to brother
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Coroner: Las Vegas shooting gunman's ashes given to brother

Authorities have yet to uncover a motive in the Las Vegas massacre almost four months after gunman Stephen Paddock loosed a barrage of bullets at those attending an October country music festival on the La...More..

Tow truck operating narrowly escapes crashing vehicle
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Tow truck operating narrowly escapes crashing vehicle

When asked if he thought he was going too fast, he replied, "No I wasn't going to fast at all, I was doing less than the speed limit". In an effort to remind drivers to slow down and give emergency vehicles r...More..

Trump says he wants immigrants from 'everywhere'
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Trump says he wants immigrants from 'everywhere'

Some say Trump did not use the word. On Sunday, Perdue and Cotton did recall more about that meeting in separate interviews in which they denied Trump used foul language about immigrants. "I know what was s...More..

No Bond For Rapper Kodak Black, Jailed Again On Multiple Charges
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

No Bond For Rapper Kodak Black, Jailed Again On Multiple Charges

During a hearing Friday, Judge Joel Lazarus ordered him held in jail because he was already on probation. He is reportedly being held at the Broward County jail, with a live video on his Instagram capturing...More..

Swedish skier killed in Gulmarg avalanche, another missing
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Swedish skier killed in Gulmarg avalanche, another missing

Baramulla deputy commissioner Nasir Naqash said they had issued an advisory on skiing but the two Swedish skiers "went far off, rather than staying at the normal skiing area". Meanwhile, Minister of disaster ma...More..

by | Friday, January 19, 2018

US House passes stopgap spending bill to avoid govt shutdown

Senate Democrats are also caught in a tough spot. Republicans' goal is to force Democrats into the uncomfortable position of choosing between funding CHIP and their effort to win legal protections for hundr...More..

India continues to breach ceasefire along Working Boundary
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

India continues to breach ceasefire along Working Boundary

He said Pakistani soldiers fired mortars and automatic gunfire at at least 15 posts in the Jammu region. The Punjab Rangers retaliated instantly and effectively and gave the answer in befitting manners to the...More..

Trump Administration Resumes Accepting DACA Renewals Following Court Order
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Trump Administration Resumes Accepting DACA Renewals Following Court Order

Trump preceded that message with a tweet that simply said: "America First!" The president and Republicans are looking for increased funding for border security and changes to the so-called Visa Lottery S...More..

WH considering Trump tweet could signal government is op
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

WH considering Trump tweet could signal government is op

The Senate is scheduled to convene Friday morning, but lawmakers and aides said there is no consensus on how to head off the impending midnight partial government shutdown. Trump further complicated budget nego...More..

Shutdown menace prompts United States company to warn federal employees
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Shutdown menace prompts United States company to warn federal employees

This means services like Social Security checks still go out and public safety operations continue. "We are working hard to avoid a government shutdown, but if it comes our bill would protect federal worker...More..