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by | January 22, 2018 | 04:18

A government shutdown looks likely as Senate Democrats try and hold out for a bill protecting children brought to the US illegally - known as Dreamers - while some Republicans say they will not support a short-term spending measure. The document said that global alliances would be critical for the US military, by far the world's best-resourced. Trump has frequently lambasted North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries he claims take advantage of the USA government and fail to pay ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 04:07

On Thursday, Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad warned that Syria's air force could destroy any Turkish warplanes used in the new offensive. Yildirim told Turkish reporters in a briefing in Istanbul that the troops crossed into the YPG-controlled region in Syria at 0805 GMT from the Turkish village of Gulbaba, the Dogan news agency reported .

by | January 22, 2018 | 04:07

Ronaldo's position is that his on-field achievements should be correctly reflected in his pay - not least because his commercial value to Madrid is superior to that of the two South Americans. Ronaldo's individualistic attitude, his determination to become the most prolific player he can be is what has made him Real Madrid's all-time record goalscorer.

by | January 22, 2018 | 04:00

Private investigators hired by the Sherman family believe the couple died in a professional killing, the Toronto Star reported . After conducting a second post-mortem examination they told the Toronto Star there was evidence that both the Shermans had had their wrists bound at...

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:54

Over the weekend, Republican Sens. But Graham also said lawmakers needed a more "reliable partner at the White House " if they hope to strike a deal on the program's protections. Last week's publication of " Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House" reignited the debate about the 71 year old's health. "I don't have those problems", Mr Trump said.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:42

Private boat owners and surf lifesavers have joined efforts to rescue people stranded on beaches as bushfires swept Sydney's Royal National Park. RFS Deputy Commissioner Rob Rogers told Nine News on Saturday that the bushfire was being treated as suspicious and that police and fire investigators would be examining its cause.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:36

Bocuse is credited with defining French cuisine for more than half a century and raising the profile of top chefs from invisible kitchen artists to global celebrities. During the Second World War he worked in the First Division of the Free French Forces and was wounded and cared for at a U.S. field hospital. In 1987, he launched what has become a prestigious global gastronomy contest, in which chefs from around the world compete to create the best dishes in front of a live audience.Bocuse ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:24

At least six ambulances and a helicopter were at the scene, according to the ABC. "The 10:11am train service from Richmond to Central has been cancelled", Sydney Trains tweeted on Monday. "[But] it's still on the rails, and not derailed", he said. A witness told 2GB radio station, 'There was a huge amount of dust. "I was on the platform and I was just waiting for the train and I saw it coming in hot, there was no braking whatsoever", he said.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:18

Pakistani and Indian troops traded gunfire in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir on Thursday, leaving three civilians and a soldier dead amid increasing tensions between the two nuclear-armed neighbors, officials from both sides said.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:16

Stop illegal immigration now", a voiceover says. The 30-second ad was released Saturday on the anniversary of Trump's inauguration and amid a government shutdown . At issue is the fate of hundreds of thousands of young unauthorized immigrants known as "Dreamers" protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program , which the Trump administration was set to phase out by March 5.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:14

President Donald Trump says he's not a racist . Even Sen. Tim Scott, the junior senator from SC, was careful not to get between Graham and the rest of his GOP colleagues on the matter of who said what at the White House. When it came to talk of extending protections for Haitians, Durbin said Trump replied, "We don't need more Haitians'". Though there were things Trump could do better, he said - on the whole - the President is in "very, very good health".

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:12

However, a more significant freezing rain "threat is becoming increasingly likely" later in the day, Environment Canada said. A few areas from the Oak Ridges Moraine to the Dundalk highlands may see patchy freezing drizzle in the overnight hours of Sunday night to Monday morning.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:50

Organisers of the rally say that participation exceeded all expectations and that this sends a strong message to the Greek government in light of the negotiations that are take placing with the goverment of FYROM'. Protesters carried Greek flags and banners saying "Macedonia is Greek" and sang the Greek national anthem and the anthem of Greek Macedonia and chanting the slogan "There is only one Macedonia and it is Greek".

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:48

This was despite Mr Bolton admitting that even the cost of holding the EGM could bankrupt the party which has struggled to find a new voice and justify its existence after Britons voted to leave the European Union at the referendum in 2016.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:06

On the eve of the departure to the World Economic Forum (WEF) Summit at Davos in Switzerland , Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said the existing and emerging challenges to the contemporary worldwide system and global governance architecture deserved serious attention around the world.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:54

A German woman has been sentenced to death for joining Isis . The woman was captured by Iraqi forces past year during the battle for Mosul. The defendant woman confessed in the investigation that she travelled from Germany to Syria and then to Iraq, because she believed in the terrorist organization, Biraqdar said.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:48

Yechury , in a desperate bid to project a unified face of the party, appealed to the CC members to avoid voting on the two draft resolution brought before the powerful body of the party. A senior CPI (M) leader said despite internal differences, everybody in the party agreed that the BJP-RSS is the "biggest threat the country is facing presently".

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:47

Highway 101 will reopen in time for Monday morning's commute, Caltrans officials announced Saturday. A fast-moving, cold and gusty storm system heading toward Southern California is not expected to bring much rain to the flood-ravaged Santa Barbara County community of Montecito.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:45

The bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A.M. Khanwilkar and D.Y. Chandrachud said that all the states and Union territories must ensure peaceful screenings of the film, scheduled for a January 25 release, and provide protection to its crew.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:44

According to the FT , the foundation agreement for talks between the CDU/CSU and the SPD contains provisions for increased spending, signalling that a new coalition would shift slightly leftward. Kurt Beck, a former SPD chairman, said he expects the plan to pass with about 60 percent of the vote . The party's dismal performance prompted Schulz to insist that the party would not enter another grand coalition with the conservatives but would go into opposition instead.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:38

Hotel manager Ahmad Haris Nayab, who escaped unhurt, said the attackers had got into the main part of the hotel through a kitchen before going through the hotel, with many guests trapped in their rooms. TOLO showed images of people apparently hanging off balconies, saying they were "desperate guests and staff trying to escape" from the burning hotel.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:34

Fisher seemed to be on his way to a first European Tour victory for almost four years after picking up four shots in the outward nine. "But it was nice, I stayed patient and feel like I got what I deserved on the last for staying so patient, and it was nice to finish with a three, leapfrog a few guys and get myself into contention for the weekend".

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:31

The hotel is located near the Vltava river in the Prague 2 district, which is walking distance from the city's historical centre. A hospital spokesman said two more people who died on Sunday were women, but police are yet to identify them.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:33

The ad labels Bracamontes as "pure evil". President Trump is releasing campaign ads. Republican Sen. Tom Cotton said Sunday he would not agree to an immigration deal simply because it has President Donald Trump's support, as the government shutdown enters its second day with no end in sight, NBC News reported.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:29

Durbin was not in the 2013 White House meeting. On Sunday, he said on NBC that he "never denied there wasn't strong language used" at the January 11 meeting on immigration priorities "by lots of people". "Following comments by the President, I said my piece to him directly yesterday", Graham said in a statement released on January 12. Asked about Kelly, the South Carolina Republican said the chief of staff is "a fine man, but he's part of the staff".

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:33

Tourists who went down to lower Manhattan hoping to catch a ferry to the Statue of Liberty were left high and dry on Sunday as both the historic statue and the nearby Ellis island were closed owing to the USA government shutdown. "And symbolically, you can shut down the government, but you can't shut down the Statue of Liberty". The ferry company honored ticket holders for a cruise in the bay - to at least see Lady Liberty from afar.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:28

That's obviously the rule at the moment and it's hard to overturn anything. "We need to turn things around pretty quickly today. I'd actually like for the third umpire to have to make the decision whether it's out or not". Australia had been managing their run chase well until Smith's controversial dismissal at the end of the 34th over. Buttler hit the last ball of the English innings for two off Mitchell Starc to bring up his century, while Woakes hit five fours and two sixes in his ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:18

The Supreme Court also took up the second version of the ban, but the high court dropped the case after Trump signed the latest order. The decision to hear the case, Trump v. The travel ban targets people from Chad, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen who want to enter the U.S. It also places limits on travelers from Venezuela and North Korea .

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:15

President Donald Trump defended himself Sunday night after several days of controversy over his remarks about African countries, telling reporters, "I am not a racist". He is said to have also questions the need to admit more Haitians to the country, according to those who were briefed on the meeting. Sen. David Perdue , R-Ga., who played golf with Trump at Trump International on December 26, attended the Thursday meeting and said Sunday the president did not use the ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:03

The land operation comes as rockets from Syria hit the Turkish border city of Kilis on Sunday, reported Anadolu. The Turkish artillery returned fire, the governor said. Later, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his American counterpart Rex Tillerson spoke over the phone and discussed the issue. But a YPG spokesman claimed Turkish forces seeking to enter Afrin had been "blocked" and that it had hit two Turkish tanks.

by | January 22, 2018 | 00:44

Trump also voiced a similar opinion on Twitter , "DACA is probably dead because the Democrats don't really want it, they just want to talk and take desperately needed money away from our Military". The individuals spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to describe the meeting publicly. The president finally addressed the disparaging remarks in person as he was headed to dinner while on vacation at his golf club in West Palm Beach with House Majority Leader ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 00:14

Almost five years ago, Bihar Government requested Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) for providing Central Industrial Security Force ( CISF)'s security cover for the entire temple premises after a serial bomb blast occurred in July 2013, injuring three Buddhist monks.

by | January 21, 2018 | 16:08

Aubameyang was the Bundesliga's top goal scorer last season as he finished the campaign with 31 goals and has hit 13 in 15 games so far this year. It was a very important match and we have so many quality players that I chose another one. "If he gives everything next week, he'll be in the squad".

by | January 21, 2018 | 16:06

Those priorities, however, have received mixed readings in the United States, owing to the rapid acceleration of weapons tests in 2017. Any remaining hope of a nascent opening up, or the adoption of a more China-style economic model appeared to be firmly quashed in 2013, when in a New Year's speech, Kim announced his specific intention to build up the country's military might, further distancing himself - and his country - from the broader worldwide community.

by | January 21, 2018 | 16:00

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to expand the offensive to Manbij, a town to the east that Kurdish forces seized from the Islamic State group in a costly battle with the aid of the US -led coalition. As if it were a political game, USA authorities, who previously said that the deployment of their troops in Syria was aimed at fighting the Islamic State (now defeated), have not withdrawn their forces.