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by | January 20, 2018 | 12:08

He also appears in photos to be much heavier than 239lbs, when you look at him in photos beside other people around the same weight. He also said he found the president, whom he about three times every day, always "very sharp" and "very articulate".

by | January 20, 2018 | 12:00

The Associated Press reported Wednesday that Bannon's lawyer was communicating with the White House in real time and getting instructions on what the former chief strategist could say. "It's very different than the grand jury, where he has the legal determination to answer all questions, subject to privilege". Mr Bannon's lawyer, however, told Axios that the White House laid out strict limitations on what Mr Bannon could and could not discuss.

by | January 20, 2018 | 11:21

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. Trump's health. That's also why the photos comparing Trump to athletes that are circulating online are misleading. It was conducted during the annual presidential physical exam.

by | January 20, 2018 | 11:02

It's questionable whether even Palestinians bothered to listen. "Sisi has enjoyed good relations with the Trump administration and will make sure any grumbling about Pence is kept to a minimum", Jonathan Cristol, a scholar at the World Policy Institute, a think-tank, told MEE.

by | January 20, 2018 | 10:46

Reporting from Beijing, the newspaper quoted Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang as asserting that China was entitled to build infrastructure in Doklam. He said China was exercising sovereignty in its own territory. It's legitimate and justified. "But we are also there, so in case they come, we will face them", he said.

by | January 20, 2018 | 10:50

Former Egyptian armed forces chief of staff General Sami Anan said Saturday he meant to run in the country's presidential election in March. Sisi led the military coup that ousted Egypt's first freely elected president Mohamed Morsi in 2013, after the so-called "Arab Spring" protests forced long-time president Hosni Mubarak to resign.

by | January 20, 2018 | 10:16

With this news, the public could only expect to see a television adaptation of No.1 selling book. The entertainment news outlet reports Endeavor Content bought the film and TV rights in a multi-million-dollar deal. It's a smart play using Trump's own criticism to cash in on sales of " Fire and Fury ". Wolff himself will be executively producing the series while Two Cities Television CEO and BBC executive Michael Jackson is onboard as a producer.

by | January 20, 2018 | 10:05

The Myanmar-sanctioned Annan Commission had stressed on both these factors, and as it happens, the plan of first settling the repatriated population in camps in Myanmar has already raised fear among the refugees - the root conditions which caused them to flee have not been addressed.

by | January 20, 2018 | 10:01

Mr Trump alleged he was born in Kenya and not eligible to lead the country. That makes him overweight at best or obese by industry standards. "He's more enthusiastic about the diet part than the exercise part", he joked. According to him, it is evident that the President did not suffer from mental issues that could prevent him from functioning in office and can serve out two terms of eight years.

by | January 20, 2018 | 09:52

Huddled negotiations by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer in the last minutes before midnight were unsuccessful, and the USA government technically ran out of money at midnight. "These Senate Democrats are holding our men and women in uniform hostage over an unrelated issue". Emboldened by signs of division within the GOP, meanwhile, Democrats rallied for a showdown on what they believe is favorable ground: fighting for popular policies against ...

by | January 20, 2018 | 09:51

He said Mr Trump - who is borderline obese - could lose 10 to 15 lbs, and joked that if he had quit hamburgers earlier he could have lived for another 130 years. Trump believed the human body was like a battery, with a finite amount of energy, which exercise only depleted. Press Secretary Sarah Sanders told reporters that Trump "hasn't said he didn't use strong language" in the meeting with bipartisan lawmakers in the heated immigration debate last week .

by | January 20, 2018 | 09:47

As long as the present family dictatorship runs North Korea there will be no peace treaty. During their third day of talks at the border in about a week, senior officials reached a package of agreements, including fielding a joint women's ice hockey team and marching together under a blue and white "unification flag" depicting their peninsula in the opening ceremony, Seoul's Unification Ministry said.

by | January 20, 2018 | 09:42

Among the topics discussed and agreed by Seoul and Pyongyang stands the decision of forming a joint women's ice hockey team , an unpreceddented event in the history of the Olympic games that has become a hot topic of discussion among South Koreans.

by | January 20, 2018 | 09:34

In anticipation of an imminent government shutdown , Trump cancelled his planned trip to Mar-a-Lago, his Florida mansion, where he meant to celebrate his first anniversary at the White House on Saturday. A Republican-backed short-term spending bill to fund the government is now in the hands of the Senate after passing the House Thursday night. By midday Thursday, a government shutdown looked increasingly likely.

by | January 20, 2018 | 09:32

Although Democrats are continuing to threaten to force a government shutdown in days unless an agreement protecting those benefitting from the constitutionally dubious DACA program is reached, "Democrats don't really want" to resolve the issue, Trump tweeted Sunday morning.

by | January 20, 2018 | 09:27

Sen. Dick Durbin of IL, the only Democrat at Thursday's meeting, said Trump had indeed said what he was reported to have said. "Honestly, I don't think the Democrats want to make a deal ", he said. That is probably one of the nicest things being said about Trump's remarks. Trump has himself denied having used that word but has admitted using "tough" language in the meeting.

by | January 20, 2018 | 09:24

But another senior administration official said Trump and his chief of staff , John Kelly, worked the phones until late Thursday night as the House passed their measure and the Senate began to take up the legislation. The Republican-controlled House planned to adjourn later on Friday for a scheduled week-long break but members were warned they could be called back for votes and to stay flexible.

by | January 20, 2018 | 09:24

Magic forward Aaron Gordon grabbed the toss and sank a 45-footer as the horn sounded and Cleveland's crowd shrieked in disbelief. Following a replay review, the game ended with a jump ball at center court with two-tenths of a second remaining.

by | January 20, 2018 | 09:17

Saturday is the first anniversary of Trump's inauguration. Indeed, those surveyed in Haiti gave U.S. leadership a 29 per cent approval rating (18 percentage points lower than the previous year) while just 13 per cent of Norwegians said they approved of United States leadership, down 42 points from 2016.

by | January 20, 2018 | 09:12

EU Commissioner Vĕra Jourová said in a press conference today that the social networks had together reviewed 81 percent of hate speech reports within 24 hours and removed 70 percent of reported posts. Last May, the four companies were managing to review 51 percent of reported hate speech within 24 hours and to remove just over 59 percent of that content, so today's numbers show marked improvement in timeliness.

by | January 20, 2018 | 09:09

President Donald Trump and the Senate s top Democrat on Friday both touted "progress" in 11th hour talks on breaking an impasse over spending, raising hopes that a u.s. Instead, he's facing a government shutdown. Essential functions like the military, law enforcement, the White House and Congress would continue working but with reduced staff.

by | January 20, 2018 | 09:02

Schumer told reporters after the White House meeting that progress had been made but a deal had not yet been reached. Conway said, "We certainly hope they can get it together". The spending bill needs nine Democrats to break rank, which is giving Republicans, who control both houses of Congress and the presidency, a chance to try and place the focus of an impending shutdown on the opposition party.

by | January 20, 2018 | 09:02

In the Round Four of the national smart cities challenge, Silvassa in Dadar and Nagar Haveli topped the list of 15 cities competing for the 10 spots, followed by Erode (Tamil Nadu), Diu (Daman and Diu), Biharsharif (Bihar), Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh), Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh), Moradabad (Uttar Pradesh), Saharanpur (Uttar Pradesh) and Kavaratti (Lakshadweep).

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:58

That means if a shutdown starts January 19 and stretches into the next several weeks, troops' February 1 pay will be delayed. However, as dramatic as a federal government shut down looks , it is not quite as bad as most politicians would lead Americans to believe.

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:45

Russian Federation will focus on the technology agenda within the framework of the World Economic Forum in Davos this year and participation in a number of new technology development project will be announced at the event, Minister of Economic Development Maxim Oreshkin told reporters on Friday.

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:38

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by | January 20, 2018 | 08:31

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders has commented on US President Donald Trump's controversial remark, saying, " One of the reasons that he won and is sitting in the Oval Office today is because he isn't a scripted robot". He said the president scored 30/30 on the Montreal Cognitive Assessment , which he described as a thorough, comprehensive exam, which the president did "exceedingly well on".

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:31

The recruitment of children is a long-standing practice of the al-Qaida-linked group which faces growing military pressure across south and central Somalia. This came as African Union forces have started a conditions based draw-down from the Horn of Africa nation. Somali military and African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) had recently stepped up the fight against Al-Shabaab since Mogadishu truck bombing in October past year which claimed lives of over 500 people.

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:29

Long-running questions about Trump's fitness for office were given new fuel by Michael Wolff's White House expose in which staff expressed concern about Trump repeating himself. He'd like the president to lose 10 to 15 pounds (4.5 to 6.8 kilograms) over the next year. Based on the blood profile and other health parameters, Jackson said he has recommended diet and exercise plan for the president for weight loss.

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:25

Department spokesperson Clayson Monyela says the department wanted to take action in order to protect and affirm the dignity of African people. 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 USA should be taking in migrants from countries like Norway.

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:03

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will not be at the meeting, a source said, adding that he and Trump have been in touch during the day by telephone. The House passed the short-term funding legislation, which would keep the government going until February 16. The federal government is running on its third temporary spending bill since fiscal year 2018 which began on October 1, last year.

by | January 20, 2018 | 07:58

Three civilians were also injured in the heavy shelling. "An alert was already sounded along the border while schools in this area have also been closed as a preventive measure", they said . However, the actual media reports clearly stated that 7 Pakistani soldiers were killed and 4 others were left severely injured in Kotli area, across Mendhar sector of Poonch near the Line of Control (LoC).

by | January 20, 2018 | 07:55

The police also questioned Jayamol about the burn marks on her hand. Police doubt she has been parroting what someone had tutored her. Jobe had told newspersons and the police that Jayamol, of late, had been showing signs of mental disturbance.

by | January 20, 2018 | 07:54

In an interview with PEOPLE , the second-time mom-to be said that she and Legend were not ready to reveal the gender of their new baby. "I'm like, 'Oh my god, the baby happened!" Her and husband John Legend , already have a 21-month-old, Luna.

by | January 20, 2018 | 07:36

Six people died in Germany , including two firefighters killed by falling trees and debris. By mid-afternoon, the storm had passed over Belgium and the Netherlands and into Germany , where police reported several injuries. NS said it was grappling with "a large number of breakdowns" which meant even after the storm it could take some time for normal service to be restored.