by | January 19, 2018 | 11:09

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 U.S. The contentious comments came as Durbin was presenting details of a compromise immigration plan that had money for a first installment of the president's long-sought border wall.

by | January 19, 2018 | 10:56

Lawmakers are racing to hammer out a budget deal by the end of the week to avoid a government shutdown. The new ruling does not apply to people who have never applied for DACA. But then the Maryland Democrat then was more direct, saying, "I'm saying what he does is racist". Congress and the White House shouldn't "let it stop the whole procedure", Manchin said in an interview on CBS's "Face the Nation".

by | January 19, 2018 | 10:56

Bush's mark of 34 percent in 2008, five years after he launched the disastrous invasion of Iraq. It suffered almost as much in Europe; however, approval ratings there are not the lowest on record - the ratings during the last two years of George W.

by | January 19, 2018 | 10:51

The High Court order is seen as a major blow to the Chief Minister, who is already grappling with controversies surrounding Irrigation and Power Minister Rana Gurjit Singh, who has since submitted his resignation. Sources said the party leaders would also brief Rahul about the launch of the debt waiver scheme for farmers as a key point from the party's manifesto, besides cheaper power to the industry at Rs 5 tariff.

by | January 19, 2018 | 10:46

The spontaneous Pope was on his way from Santiago to the northern Chilean city of Iquique when he met Paula Podest Ruiz and Carlos Ciuffardi Ellorriaga. Five other churches had previously been hit by arsonists in Chile's capital Santiago . The Argentine-born pontiff was shining the spotlight on the simmering conflict between the state and the Mapuche people, who centuries ago controlled vast areas of Chile but have since been marginalized.

by | January 19, 2018 | 10:25

The conservative media organization Red Maryland first reported Manning's intention to run. Ben Cardin in the November Democratic primary. Cardin has scored a ideal 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign's Congressional Scorecard concerning LGBT-related votes .

by | January 19, 2018 | 10:21

The government of Botswana said it had summoned the United States ambassador to the southern African nation to "express its displeasure" over Trump's reported comments, which it views as "highly irresponsible, reprehensible and racist ". According sources in the Oval Office meeting between Trump and lawmakers, the President referred to Africa, saying, "why do we want all these people from "s***hole countries" coming here?" As a candidate for President, Trump promised to make American " ...

by | January 19, 2018 | 10:06

The former first lady said they were "waiting for me in the office this morning", as she shared a picture of them on social media . You're my best friend, biggest fan, and getting notes and flowers from you will never get old. Happy Birthday, @MichelleObama", he wrote alongside a picture of him looking lovingly at Michelle. Another exclaimed, "My favorite couple!" The happy couple have become famed for their touching messages to each other on social media over the years.

by | January 19, 2018 | 09:53

Kostyuk, who will take home 142,500 AUD following her third-round loss, was candid post-match as she told reporters: "I had the chances, but because I thought she is incredible, like, she's a god, I can not do anything against her, that's the problem that I didn't use much".

by | January 19, 2018 | 09:35

Fudenberg said they weren't issuing any other information on the case involving the 64-year-old Paddock, who killed 58 and wounded hundreds from his 32nd floor hotel room of the Mandalay Bay resort as he fired into a crowd attending the Route 91 Harvest country music concert on October 1.

by | January 19, 2018 | 09:36

Pressure from U.S. President Donald Trump over 2017 has appeared to have pushed China into following through with numerous multilateral sanctions put in place largely by the U.N. And while he surely welcomes the USA commitment to fight the North on his country's behalf as an insurance policy, Moon does not want a second Korean war, and he does not want President Trump making the decision as to whether there shall be one.

by | January 19, 2018 | 09:23

John McCain absent, if all Senate Republicans vote yes, Senate leadership will still need 10 more Democratic votes to pass the measure. The president was crystal clear on where he stood during the January 9 meeting as he directed remarks to Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y.: "Chuck, I will say, when this group comes back - hopefully with an agreement - this group and others from the Senate, from the House, comes back with an agreement, I'm signing it".

by | January 19, 2018 | 09:22

The Senate will need support from nine Democrats, if all Republicans back the legislation . Finally, the House Appropriations Committee worked hard to pass all 12 government funding bills, and a government shutdown would have a detrimental impact on an extensive array of federal programs that rely on government funding.

by | January 19, 2018 | 09:20

Illinois Democratic Rep. Luis Gutierrez told the Times that Kelly had said 'a 50-foot wall from sea to shining sea isn't what we're going to build'. Trump has rescinded the program and given lawmakers until early March to come up with a replacement. Whether a deal on immigration is close is still not clear, but Kelly said he's optimistic.

by | January 19, 2018 | 09:15

The Premieres feature lets creators schedule a first-viewing event around an uploaded video, similar to the launch of a movie. Unless you've subscribed to the creator's channel or opted to receive alerts when that creator uploads, you won't always know when that creator posts a new video.

by | January 19, 2018 | 09:12

I don't take it lightly. ABC's mid-Missouri affiliate KMIZ reported that the U.S. Chamber of Commerce ad has erased Greitens' image from an advertisement that will start running this week. Her attorneys have said she was recorded without her permission and is asking for privacy. And some of the GOP senators that a politically-active nonprofit linked to Greitens attacked previously called for an investigation - and broached the possibility of impeachment.

by | January 19, 2018 | 09:04

In a bid to attract at least some Democrats to back the measure, the Republican leaders have attached a six-year extension of the popular Children's Health Insurance Programme, besides delaying two unpopular health-care taxes. House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi was even more pointed, arguing that an extra item in the funding bill to insure resources for children's health coverage was "like a bowl of doggie doo with a cherry on top".

by | January 19, 2018 | 09:05

On Wednesday, the first day of the hearing, the court was told that Aadhaar was "an electronic leash" to which every resident of India was tethered, and a violation of the Constitution, as it reduces the recognition of an individual to a number.

by | January 19, 2018 | 08:49

The family and the relatives of the girl staged a protest in the locality, demanding swift investigation into the case and the arrest of the culprits. Parliamentary Affairs Minister Abdul Rehman Veeri told the Assembly that a speedy inquiry has been initiated into the incident. Not satisfied with the minister's reply, the opposition walked out of the house before raising slogans against the government.

by | January 19, 2018 | 08:47

Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said the Palestinians targeted in Jenin belonged to a Hamas cell that killed Rabbi Raziel Shevah, a West Bank settler, in a drive-by shooting on January 9 and attempted a previous attack. The Palestinian health ministry confirmed that the Palestinian killed in Jenin was Khamed Nasser Jarrar. The footage, which went viral, shows the 16-year-old slapping an Israeli officer and punching a soldier next to him in the face.

by | January 19, 2018 | 08:24

The hilarity continued when Ferrell detailed gossip that he made up of the 19-time Grand Slam champion. AFTER schooling his rivals on court for years, now Roger Federer is advising his "robotic" peers to present themselves better off court.

by | January 19, 2018 | 08:22

While this official, former Ernst & Young executive David Kautter, isn't sitting in a room alone working on withholding tables, critics fear the possibility for abuse exists - that Trump's team could artificially goose paychecks in 2018 to make the tax cut look bigger for the working class in advance of midterm elections.

by | January 19, 2018 | 08:19

Egypt relies nearly totally on the Nile for irrigation and drinking water, and says it has " historic rights" to the river, guaranteed by treaties from 1929 and 1959. The Egyptian-Ethiopian High Joint Committee meetings will be held for the first time at the presidential and prime ministerial level. Shoukry said in his address to the closing session of the ministerial talks that the convening of the committee meeting reflects "the political will of both countries to overcome any obstacles ...

by | January 19, 2018 | 08:02

Trump demanded to know why the USA would accept immigrants from shithole countries rather than places like Norway, whose prime minister he had met the day before and whose population is majority white. In condemning Mr Trump's utterances, Zimbabwe joins other African countries that have expressed anger and dismay over the statement by the American leader.

by | January 19, 2018 | 08:04

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by | January 19, 2018 | 07:57

Despite acknowledging that Jackson performed an echocardiogram and stress test and the results were "no cause of concern" over Trump's heart, Gupta gave his own diagnosis. I know where the bandwidth exists. "Show us your weight certificate ". Trump's health report was released Tuesday evening and Trevor Noah chose to poke fun at the President's excellent health.

by | January 19, 2018 | 07:54

MARTIN O'NEILL will sign his new contract next week before Wednesday's UEFA Nations League draw in Lausanne - FAI CEO John Delaney has confirmed. O'Neill appeared on a video embedded in an FAI tweet where he discussed his contract - which still has not been signed.

by | January 19, 2018 | 07:45

Democratic Assemblywoman Pat Fahy of Albany says many DACA people who reside in NY have been here for years. The Department of Justice says it is appealing the recent federal court decision blocking president Trump's end to DACA. But it would be an incentive for people to work hard and do a good job. But I have been living for the past 16 years in a country that has tried time and time again to push me out.

by | January 19, 2018 | 07:29

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov the plan indicated that the U.S. was planning to partition Syria . Turkey says the weapons frequently end up in the hands of outlawed Kurdish rebels fighting Turkey . Syria, however, warned Thursday that it was prepared to shoot down Turkish planes if Turkish troops attack the Kurdish enclave of Afrin, on the Syrian border with Turkey , underscoring the risk of a wider regional conflict.

by | January 19, 2018 | 07:30

David and Louise Turpin are charged with torture and child endangerment. They were rescued after one of the children - a 17-year-old girl - allegedly escaped through a window Sunday morning and called 911. "I want them to know they have family that love them, whether they know us or not". "We are sickened by this tragedy and relieved the children are now safe and authorities are investigating", the statement said.

by | January 19, 2018 | 07:28

Judge William Alsup of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California ruled January 9 that the administration must continue the DACA program, which provides legal status to 700,000 illegal aliens who arrived in the country as children.

by | January 19, 2018 | 07:28

Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. President Abbas reiterated that President Trump must choose between a peaceful Palestine and a city for instability, war, and insecurity. "In return, Riyadh, Abu Dhabi and Cairo expect Washington to keep the heat on Tehran by using the 2015 nuclear deal as leverage". Al-Azhar International Conference in Support of Jerusalem kicked off on Wednesday under the patronage of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, in cooperation with the Council of Muslim ...

by | January 19, 2018 | 07:26

Senator Lindsey Graham, another Republican participant, told fellow South Carolina Senator Tim Scott the media reports of the comments were "basically accurate", according to The Post and Courier . Just when you thought the lawmakers involved in that "shithole countries " meeting at the White House on Thursday hadn't covered themselves in enough shame, here comes a new development.

by | January 19, 2018 | 07:06

The story of African-Americans who refused to accept their dehumanization, fought for the Union, came up from slavery, defied bombings, police dogs and water cannons to defeat segregation, demanded that the country be true to what it said on paper and made America a better place for all its citizens.

by | January 19, 2018 | 06:58

A couple have been charged with torture after police rescued 13 people from a home in California where it is believed some were shackled to beds. California state records list David Turpin as the principal of the Sandcastle Day School, with its address at the Turpin house. The six children and seven adult victims were transported to a local hospitals and admitted for treatment .