by | January 19, 2018 | 02:27

The parents , 57-year-old David Allen Turpin and 49-year-old Louise Anna Turpin , couldn't give a good reason as to why their children were restrained, the sheriff's department said . Neighbours have expressed their horror at the discovery. Seven of the children are aged over 18, though looked no older than teenagers. A California couple was arrested on Monday after they were found holding 13 of their malnourished children captive.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:30

A helicopter crashed in a mountainous rural area of northern New Mexico, killing five people and seriously injuring the sixth person aboard, a New Mexico State Police spokeswoman said Thursday. The crash's only survivor was Andra Cobb, 39, who said she was able to escape before the helicopter burst into flames, according to her mother. She said that authorities now have no further information about the victims or circumstances of the crash.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:26

Asked about Trump's comments challenging his honesty, Durbin told reporters on Tuesday: "I stand by every word I said about what was said". "That I can tell you". But while Jackson acknowledged he advised Trump - who is 6 foot, 3 inches and weighs 239 pounds - to eat better and exercise more , he said it's genetics that have kept Trump in sterling health.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:24

Donald Trump insists he is "not a racist" despite reports of his derogatory comments about immigrants from Haiti and Africa. Republican Senator David Perdue, who was at the same White House meeting and had said he did not recall whether Trump made the comment, was more explicit Sunday.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:18

In June 2017, the Department of Homeland Security repealed an executive order from the Obama administration that expanded DACA, and in September, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the end of the policy. Trump, who has taken a hard stance against illegal immigration, announced past year that he will end the program unless Congress comes up with a solution by March.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:16

US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that America's current immigration system weakens national security, as his administration sought Supreme Court backing to lift protections shielding 700,000 "Dreamer" immigrants from deportation.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:08

Falling trees killed two 62-year-old men in the Netherlands , a woman south of the Belgian capital of Brussels, a 59-year-old man camping in the German town of Emmerich and a firefighter in the German town of Bad Salzungen. The national meteorological service (DWD) has advised citizens to remain indoors in areas most-affected by the storm due to risks posed by falling debris, de-rooted trees and potential damage to power lines.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:07

Dick Durbin, who was at the White House meeting, said Friday that the President "said these hate-filled things and he said them repeatedly". Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer says there's "very, very strong" sentiment among Democrats to oppose a four-week government-wide funding bill that's slated for a House vote Thursday.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:00

The state Department of Workforce Development released figures Thursday that show the unemployment rate in December was 3 percent. While still considerably higher than the statewide rate and that of whites, the unemployment rate for blacks was 7.5 percent, a drop from 8.0 percent the month before and 8.8 percent in December 2016.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:45

This means the news came less than a week before Ardern formed a government 26 days after Kiwis went to the polls. "I'll be Prime Minister AND a mum", she wrote, next to an adorable image of a family of fishing hooks. While some are wondering whether Ardern is the first elected world leader to have a baby while in office, that's not actually the case - Pakistan's Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto gave birth to a child while in office in 1990.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:30

The North will send 230 supporters to the games, and negotiators agreed that supporters of both Koreas would root together for athletes from both countries. The name displayed during the marches was "Korea", although the North and South competed separately for medals. That proposal led to talks in Panmunjom between the two Korean governments.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:28

He is now accused of killing seven other people, who were also fatally shot in Phoenix and the surrounding areas. Jesus Bonifacio Real, 25, was found shot to death on 11 December inside a Phoenix residence. He was re-booked into jail on Thursday in the seven additional homicide cases, Sgt Howard said. An aspiring musician, he was released from prison in 2015 after serving 14 years for armed robbery and manslaughter, according to Arizona prison records.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:22

But bipartisan congressional negotiations with the White House faltered last week, prompting Republican leaders to begin pushing for the passage of the stopgap measure. Arriving at the Pentagon for a visit, Trump told reporters the government "could very well" shut down on Friday. Congress has two days to strike a deal to keep the government funded through October.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:15

McMahon in a recent blog commentary said that "any attempt to broadly displace the (personal income tax) with a payroll tax would be fraught with mind-bending complications". The final option for adopting a payroll tax system presented by the report is an employer opt-in system. "The main issue in the budget is about the SALT deductions", Cuomo said during Tuesday's presentation.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:13

Cory Booker of New Jersey and Dick Durbin of IL grilled Nielsen over her testimony. Jackson said with mostly normal results on a battery of tests and examinations "excellent", Trump, 71, has remarkably good cardiac health, probably because he does not smoke or drink alcohol.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:06

Iowa State wasn't as effective in turning points into turnovers - 7 points from turnovers, compared to TCU's 18. The Cyclones had a rate of 0.484 (below their season average of 0.503), while the Bears posted a mark of 0.373 (below their season average of 0.554).

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:04

Mike Rounds , who has backed the bipartisan immigration bill, announced he would not vote for a weeks-long short-term funding extension, saying good governance requires a long-term solution instead of short-term fixes. We need the Wall to help stop the massive inflow of drugs from Mexico, now rated the number one most unsafe country in the world. "And if one happens, I think you have only one place to look, and that's to the Democrats", Sanders said during the daily briefing.

by | January 19, 2018 | 00:45

Speaking at a joint press conference with Speaker of Syria People's Assembly Hamoudah al-Sabbagh on Wednesday, Velayati dismissed the U.S. president's comments on the need for changes in the Iran nuclear deal, stressing that the JCPOA will not be renegotiated and that nothing will be added or removed from the multilateral agreement.

by | January 19, 2018 | 00:47

Simon Laprise said it took him four hours to build the snowy auto that was made famous in the 1980s film " Back to the Future ", according to a report by the New York Daily News . Then came the moment of truth, when the officer realized the vehicle was made entirely of snow. According to CBS46, Simon Laprise sculpted a life-size model of a DeLorean DMC-12 in the middle of a local snow removal zone.

by | January 19, 2018 | 00:44

Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (AEZS ) stock moved with shift of -7.66% in the past week. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.44) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.41) by ($0.03). The company have shares float of 782.02 million. The RSI oscillates between 0 and 100. An RSI reading over 70 would be considered overbought, and a reading under 30 would indicate oversold conditions.

by | January 19, 2018 | 00:45

Singapore is among the countries involved in the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for TPP (CPTPP). Turnbull, visiting Japan to talk with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe about regional security, trade and other issues, cautioned against optimism.

by | January 19, 2018 | 00:44

He said he hoped the standoff between him and Kim could be resolved "in a peaceful way, but it's very possible that it can't". He has consistently referred to Kim Jong Un as " Little Rocket Man " and last summer Trump threatened North Korea with 'fire and fury like the world has never seen' - hence the name of Woolf's book.

by | January 19, 2018 | 00:38

The original script for the project was drafted by Chastain and Kelly Carmichael . Universal picked up the project in a bidding war that included Fox and Paramount . Chastain is now on the big screen in " Molly's Game " as the titular character Molly Bloom, while Spencer, 47, recently starred in " The Shape of Water ".

by | January 19, 2018 | 00:21

Iran's Foreign Ministry has made it clear that the JCPOA is a valid worldwide document that would not be renegotiated at all. Russia's foreign minister Sergei Lavrov during his annual press conference earlier this week cleared that Moscow will not be entertaining any attempts made by Washington to modify the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), better known as Iran nuclear agreement, arguing that such a move would complicate ongoing effort to reign over North Korea's nuclear ...

by | January 19, 2018 | 00:11

A conflict between federal and about 20 state laws prompted President Obama to action but, faced with a combative Congress, he was not able constitutionally to end the federal marijuana prohibition. State's rights have always been a principle of the conservative movement, which in this context was strengthened under the Obama administration. Current funding for the federal government - along with the existing medical cannabis rider - is set to expire on January 19.

by | January 19, 2018 | 00:09

The warnings, which cover Central Scotland, Tayside, Fife, southern Scotland, Lothian and Borders, Strathclyde and Northern Ireland , are valid from 3pm on Tuesday until 8am on Wednesday. Forecasters warned the winds could reach 70mph across northern England and Wales on Wednesday evening - and potentially could be another named storm.

by | January 19, 2018 | 00:01

At around 10 a.m. the man saw the image of himself on social media and contacted Evergreen Health to inform the hospital the object was actually an umbrella shaped like a sword. Patients, employees and visitors were advised to shelter in place while authorities searched for the suspicious person. An emergency dispatcher for the Kirkland Police Department said officers were involved with "investigating something suspicious at Evergreen Hospital" and would not be able to return calls.

by | January 18, 2018 | 23:56

The area is controlled by Kurdish fighters from the People's Protection Units, or YPG, who are allied to the United States but did not directly participate in the fight against the Islamic State. A statement issued at the end of the meeting also criticized the United States, saying Turkey was saddened by the fact an ally has "declared terrorists as partners" and "armed them without taking our security into consideration".

by | January 18, 2018 | 23:54

But most of the $350 billion reflects money that Apple planned to spend with its suppliers and manufacturers in the USA anyway. While reminding the crowd of his promise to put the "forgotten men and women" of America back to work, Trump recalled a nickname given to his supporters by his then-rival, Hillary Clinton.

by | January 18, 2018 | 23:48

Under the bill, which passed 65-34, law enforcement would need to obtain warrants only in narrow circumstances. Section 702 allows the United States government to collect communications, such as emails and phone records, of foreigners on foreign soil without a warrant.

by | January 18, 2018 | 23:39

The Post , starring Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep and focusing on the publication of the Pentagon Papers , was scheduled to premiere in Beirut on January 18. "We think that notwithstanding the fame and the importance of Steven Spielberg, for the sake of our martyrs and for the sake of Lebanon, our national dignity is more important than any creative elements connected to this film".

by | January 18, 2018 | 23:27

Project Prism, which was formed August 14, is comprised of an officer from the homicide squad, an officer from the sex crimes unit and six members of 51 Division, three of whom were also members of Project Houston, an 18-month investigation that began in November 2012 focusing on the disappearances of three other men with ties to the Church and Wellesley area: Skandaraj "Skanda" Navaratnam, Abdulbasir "Basir" Faizi and Majeed "Hamid" Kayhan.

by | January 18, 2018 | 23:16

A WOLF who did a bunk from a sanctuary after a gale blew down a fence penning him in has been recaptured - eight miles from where he started his journey. Officers have confirmed they sighted the wolf and are working with staff from the sanctuary to detain it. Palmer and her late husband founded the wolf conservation trust more than 20 years ago.

by | January 18, 2018 | 23:12

Last Thursday, during an Oval Office meeting on immigration, Trump referred to African nations as "s***hole countries", asking why instead the US couldn't get more immigrants from places like Norway, according to people at the meeting. Mr. Trump has denied using that language but others present say he did. "Durbin blew DACA and is hurting our Military". On the question of reaching a deal on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) that protects immigrants who were brought to the ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 23:09

People are warned to expect possible travel disruption and power cuts with up to 10 centimeters of snow expected to fall on higher ground. It said some rural communities are likely to become cut off and power cuts are "probable". The warning is valid until 3am Thursday, January 18. In areas which saw snow, temperatures dropped to between 0C-2C (32F-36F). Snow and sleet affected many other roads in Scotland including the A74, A9, M9, M80, A720, M77, A7 and M73.