by | January 17, 2018 | 02:36

They're talking about Australia Day. But the idea has been strongly rejected by the Federal Government , which has previously responded to the councils' decisions by stripping them of powers to hold citizenship ceremonies. Senator Di Natale said changing the official date of Australia Day did not mean people could not continue to celebrate or recognise January 26. Former Wimbledon tennis champion Pat Cash says his experiences working with a charity in indigenous communities have taught ...

by | January 17, 2018 | 02:38

Trump appeared to give up for dead an immigration deal, coming back on the issue in a pair of early morning tweets three days after reportedly referring to African and Haitian immigrants as coming from " shithole countries ", triggering global condemnation.

by | January 17, 2018 | 02:28

It's the horrifyingly racist mindset - the disturbing glimpse into the mind of Donald Trump - that they illuminate. Trump previously told Haitian-Americans: "I really want to be your greatest champion, and I will be your champion", while he was campaigning previous year in Miami's Little Haiti .

by | January 17, 2018 | 02:28

So far, this has not worked. Gabbard said that decades of regime change policies, including in Iraq, Syria and Libya have led North Korea to strengthen its nuclear program and undermined the credibility of the United States. Among the four-member delegation, Hyon held the highest political status, South Korean news agency Yonhap reported , since she sits in the ruling party's central committee, an influential position to which Kim promoted her in October .

by | January 17, 2018 | 02:04

Trish Regan said on "Outnumbered" that President Trump's critics are eager to portray him as a racist whenever they get the opportunity. Mr Trump was not apologetic and denied he was racist , instead blaming the media for distorting his meaning, said the confidant.

by | January 17, 2018 | 02:03

The Syrian Foreign Ministry slammed the decision on Monday, saying the US bid to form an armed militia in northern Syria is "a flagrant violation of Syria's sovereignty ". The Turkish leader also vowed to eliminate the Kurdish threat in northern Syria through an anticipated military campaign in Afrin. Meanwhile, the Assad government, backed by Russian Federation and Iran, has made great strides over the past two years in defeating a range of opponents, restoring control over almost all of ...

by | January 17, 2018 | 02:00

Pro Wrestling Sheet has confirmed Jey Uso was arrested over the weekend in Texas for allegedly driving while intoxicated. He was held on $500 bond and released on the same day. We've made attempts to obtain a copy of the incident report and will update the article once more information is made available. The Usos have been in a brief feud with Shelton Benjamin and Chad Gable as of late, and will be facing them in a "2 Out Of 3 Falls" Match at the " Royal Rumble ".

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:32

The council said it received with utter shock the news of the uncouth words used by Trump in reference to African people and people of African descent. Trump has not clarified to aides what he said, but told reporters Sunday night in Florida that comments attributed to him "weren't made". Asked about Trump's comments, Durbin said, "Politics ain't beanbag".

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:33

President Donald Trump performed "exceedingly well" on cognitive screening during his recent physical examination. Questioned by the press for almost an hour, Jackson additionally shared that the president takes aspirin for "cardiac health;" Propecia, a medication meant to prevent hair loss; Soolantra Cream, to combat the skin disease Rosacea; and Crestor, a cholesterol-lowering drug.

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:30

The president also condemned the presence of American forces in Syria and U.S. plots for the country's future, adding: "The plot that the Americans recently have in mind for Syria is against global regulations and a conspiracy for territorial integrity and the security of Syria and the region".

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:10

White House spokesman Hogan Gidley told reporters last week that Trump is "sharp as a tack". Trump tweeted , "Senator Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented what was said at the DACA meeting". The President himself decided what to make public, in accordance with medical privacy rules. "To be clear though, he is taking a cholesterol lowering medication, he has evidence of heart disease and he is borderline obese", Gupta asked him.

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:05

Christie's successor, Democrat Phil Murphy , is to be sworn in on Tuesday. Murphy opposes Trump on health care, immigration and taxes. "We must reject President Trump's dark belief of an America in decline and in carnage", he said . His vision for a "stronger and fairer" state includes reform of the criminal justice system and legalization of marijuana, he said. "We can once again be the state that leads the nation in progressive policies and puts common sense and our residents first ...

by | January 17, 2018 | 00:56

Lots of issues we should not move forward without having addressed and resolved. "The Republicans control the presidency, the House and the Senate". Sen. The Senate came up with a bipartisan deal, and Trump blew it up. "The Democrats want to shut down the Government over Amnesty for all and Border Security".

by | January 17, 2018 | 00:54

Trump appeared to give up for dead an immigration deal, coming back on the issue in a pair of early morning tweets three days after reportedly referring to African and Haitian immigrants as coming from " shithole countries ", triggering global condemnation.

by | January 17, 2018 | 00:52

King", Lewis lamented. Mr Trump was said to have told them that instead of granting temporary residency to citizens of countries hit by natural disasters, war or epidemics, the United States should instead be taking in migrants from countries like Norway.

by | January 17, 2018 | 00:43

We, the constituents of the 3rd Congressional District, are calling on you to denounce the hateful, divisive comments of President Trump . More: Did Trump use vulgar language at an immigration meeting? The individuals spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to describe the meeting publicly.

by | January 17, 2018 | 00:34

The White House has not denied that Trump used a vulgar term, and indicated Tuesday that no apology would be forthcoming. At least, three attendees have been on record to confirm that the president did make the derogatory remark that has earned him the tag of a racist .

by | January 17, 2018 | 00:06

I find nothing more useless than debating the existence of racism , particularly when you are surrounded by evidence of its existence. And I'm telling you it's a gross misrepresentation. As the brilliant James Baldwin once put it: "I can't believe what you say, because I see what you do". "Just that this is what happened, per my source".

by | January 17, 2018 | 00:05

Corbyn clarified, however, in his Sunday´s statements to the media, that Labor Party "does not support or ask for a second referendum, what we demand is a vote in Parliament" on that initiative, which could be approved by the legislators. We have set down our lines on that which are about democratic accountability. Is that what we have said to the European Union in opposition? Yes. 'But, at the moment, and as things now stand, we proceed in good faith, we do as we are instructed and we are ...

by | January 16, 2018 | 23:52

Dubai-based Emirates and Abu Dhabi-based Etihad have declined to comment. It also follows two complaints by Qatar to the United Nations about Emirati military aircraft allegedly violating its worldwide airspace amid the diplomatic crisis.

by | January 16, 2018 | 23:43

In a separate release, the Justice Department said it will also seek a review by the U.S. Supreme Court -even before a ruling from the appeals court. "It defies both law and common sense for somehow be mandated nationwide by a single district court in San Francisco", Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a statement.

by | January 16, 2018 | 23:37

Information also is posted on all school websites , district social media, and shared with news media. Joseph Catholic Schools will be closed. The Kids Konnection Playground at the Koop Drive trailhead, and the Tammany Trace also will be closed.

by | January 16, 2018 | 23:35

Mr. Trump reportedly singled out Haiti , El Salvador and parts of Africa as " shithole countries " during the January 11 meeting, according to USA media. "I'm looking forward to finding out what happened, but more importantly, I'm looking forward to fixing the problem", she said. Republican Senators Tom Cotton of Arkansas and David Perdue of Georgia appeared on political talk shows on Sunday.

by | January 16, 2018 | 23:23

Putnam Limited Liability Corp stated it has 0% in Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc . The stock increased 4.29% or $2.53 during the last trading session, reaching $61.52. Therefore 44% are positive. This key information was revealed to investors in analysts report on 26 October. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 25 by Ladenburg.

by | January 16, 2018 | 22:55

In late December, Trump called economic competitiveness a matter of national security, insisting he would fight for more equitable trade with China. President Trump and China's President Xi Jinping shake hands after making joint statements. Beijing is Pyongyang's closest trading partner. Xi also called for advancing cooperation between the two militaries, and in law-enforcement, drug control, cultural and people-to-people exchanges and cooperation at local levels, as well as close ...

by | January 16, 2018 | 22:46

In 2013, a photo taken in Everglades National Park and posted on the agency's Facebook page shows a large python jutting out of the mouth of an equally large alligator. The pythons head was in the mouth of the alligator and the alligator was just sitting there absolutely still with his eyes wide open not moving. "Its been insane", he told the station.

by | January 16, 2018 | 22:34

Among all voters, 74 percent say sexual harassment in the workplace is a significant problem (29 percent say "very" significant) compared to only 14 percent who say it's not a very significant problem and six percent who say it's not at all significant.

by | January 16, 2018 | 22:32

She said: "Why did NBC give him a show for a decade on TV". Democratic Sen. Richard Durbin is standing by his description of last week's White House immigration meeting at which he and others have said President Donald Trump described African nations with a profanity.

by | January 16, 2018 | 22:22

Dr. Maurice Watson is pastor at the predominantly black Metropolitan Baptist Church in Prince George's County, a congregation that was founded in 1864. He asked to know why the USA could not instead accept people from places like Norway, whose prime minister he had met the day before. "In the course of his comments he said things that were hate-filled, vile and racist".

by | January 16, 2018 | 22:16

Trump's top spokeswoman blamed Democrats for holding out on an immigration deal, signaled that overhauling entitlement programs is no longer a 2018 priority and contended a series of Trump tweets about the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, minutes before the House was set to vote on reauthorizing the program, were just fine.

by | January 16, 2018 | 22:08

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY has been issued for all of North Alabama . Increasing clouds, with a high near 43. Calm wind becoming north around 5 miles per hour. Others waited until early Tuesday morning. Roads may become snow-covered and slick soon after the beginning of snow, with temperatures below freezing on Tuesday afternoon and evening, January 16, 2018 .

by | January 16, 2018 | 22:02

Looking state-by-state, the largest weekly changes in average gas prices were seen in: MI (+12 cents), Iowa (+9 cents), Kentucky (+8 cents), in (+8 cents), IL (+8 cents), Kansas (+7 cents), Georgia (+7 cents) Oklahoma (+7 cents), Minnesota (+7 cents) and Tennessee (+6 cents).

by | January 16, 2018 | 21:36

With it additionally being reported that Trump had called friends and bragged about his remarks last week, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders acknowledged today that "the president hasn't said he didn't use strong language".

by | January 16, 2018 | 21:13

UPDATE 12:15 p.m. All three northbound lanes remain blocked until about 1 p.m. Drivers were encouraged to use US 1 as an alternate route and allow extra time. That crash was cleared in just over an hour. The crash forced the Highway Patrol to reroute traffic at Florida 207, causing massive backups on northbound I-95 approaching the area until it was reopened just after noon, according to Florida Department of Transportation traffic cameras.

by | January 16, 2018 | 20:59

It's going to freeze the south - including Texas - over Tuesday before creeping up along the East Coast on Wednesday . Thousands of Central Texas students got an unexpected holiday Tuesday , but the winter storm that was expected to make travel hazardous failed to materialize in the region.