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by | January 23, 2018 | 08:04

Republicans have in turn stuck to their guns, saying no government is possible while federal government services are closed. Another CR that passes the House on a party-line vote for another three- or four-week delay could easily lose the 48 senators who opposed the Friday vote , along with one or more of the five Democrats who supported it, and perhaps even a few more Republicans such as Susan Collins, Lisa Murkowski, and Bob Corker.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:55

Hundreds of thousands of people joined a women's march in downtown Chicago on Saturday, protesting President Donald Trump and his policies and pledging to make their voices heard in this year's elections. Protesters marched past vacant government offices as the shutdown continues through the weekend, and gathered at the National Mall. Lilu Wray, 9, held up a sign that read "SAVE MY FUTURE IMPEACH!" "There was the election of Donald Trump , then all the stuff about Harvey Weinstein, ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:50

Ahn is the world's most successful Olympic short track speed skater with six gold medals but will not take part in the South Korean Games in the country of his birth. "And the International Olympic Committee has just stripped the competition of the main character". "For others in the remaining pool of athletes, pre-conditions such as further pre-Games tests and reanalysis from stored samples have been required", it said.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:44

According to the most recent report from the US Department of Energy, some 36 percent of PREPA customers are still without power four months after Maria caused widespread devastation on the island. "If a good deal isn't hammered out, Puerto Rico can end up worse than it is". He also pledged to protect the utility's workers as the island struggles with an unemployment rate of 10 percent.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:44

They told Sky News: "I'm so grateful to the family that we - the public - got to see her and pay our respects to her ..." He added: " Limerick is very very proud of [her]. 'A lovely family' Also paying tribute, O'Riordan's former housekeeper and nanny to her children, Kay Duffy, said: "I was Dolores's housekeeper for many a year, when she was living in Kilmallock , and she couldn't have treated me better than what she did".

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:28

Paul made the 911 calls himself. Paul said he was mowing his yard with a riding mower, but had stepped off the mower to gather sticks. I was just assaulted by my neighbor and I'd like to have a police vehicle come by. He pleaded not guilty to fourth-degree assault, a Class A misdemeanor punishable by up to a year in jail and a $500 fine. He has entered a not guilty plea to that charge, but his attorney says he is "very regretful".

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:19

And while traditionally, American presidents don't attend the annual gathering, this year, U.S. President Donald Trump has made a decision to jet in to Davos. The four-day Davos assembly brings together more than 2,500 participants, including world leaders, business titans and renowned activists from around the world.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:21

Despite this, the rig count in 2017 and early this year remains much higher than in 2016, resulting in a 16 percent rise in US production since mid-2016, to 9.75 million barrels per day. Rising demand from the rebounding global economy is also playing an increasing part, as the latest monthly update from OPEC last week also confirmed.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:14

In a speech to the Israeli parliament, Mr Pence said on Monday that "peace can only come through dialogue". He also reiterated that East Jerusalem had to be the capital of a future Palestinian state. The Israeli leader also lauded the American-Israeli alliance, which he said has "never been stronger". Mogherini, in what appeared to be a veiled reference to Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, called on those involved in the process to speak and act "wisely", ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:08

The emergence of such a hostile political entity or autonomous unit along its southern border may change the status quo against its interest and isolate Turkey from the rest of the Middle East. "We are determined, Afrin will be sorted out", Erdogan said. Access to Afrin is restricted and it is hard to independently verify the reported developments.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:03

Talking about receiving the honour, SRK quipped, "Extremely charged that I've had this awesome opportunity, this award, being recognized like this for minuscule work that I did, I'd like to do it with even more fervor". He has also been responsible for the creation of specialized children's hospital wards and has supported childcare centers with free boarding for children undergoing cancer treatment.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:02

The Home and Away actress had been in critical condition in hospital for several weeks before the decision to made to turn off her life support one day after the funeral of her parents and sister. 'What occurred does not fit neatly within he definition of accident. "Beautiful Jess you made us proud and you were a rising star". Jessica's family have requested donations to Australian Cancer Research in lieu of flowers.

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:56

Many believe these declines can be attributed to fears over regulation . As the currencies dropped in value, Kim Dong-yeon, the Finance Minister of South Korea , said that the complete shutdown of virtual currency exchanges is also an option.

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:44

Authorities are looking at security cameras to determine why they entered the hotel so easily and with no resistance, the official said. Najib Danish - the ministry's spokesperson - said all five attackers were killed in the operation. Ukraine's ambassador to Afghanistan , Viktor Nikityuk, who is based in neighboring Tajikistan, said seven Ukrainians living in the hotel had been killed and their bodies would be repatriated.

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:47

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham Tweeted Saturday afternoon, "I know it looks like a mess - but there are many senators of good will who want to solve the problem". With Trump in the White House, it's hard for any story to stay at the top of the news cycle for more than a few days. Mr McConnell accused Chuck Schumer , the top Democrat in the Senate, of shutting down the government to please a small portion of his base, and focusing on a "tangential issue related to illegal immigration".

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:21

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Monday that if "all things go as expected" with reopening the government, the delegation will travel Tuesday and the president will go later in the week. The two Republican representatives who serve the greater High Point area voted Monday to support a compromise Senate resolution to restart all engines of the federal government into early February.

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:18

His Russian wife Anna Lezhneva applied vermillion on his forehead and did "aarti" (ritual) before his started his tour. "The credit to bring all parties on a platform goes to him". Noting that Jana Sena would not like to adopt a confrontationist attitude towards elected governments, he said the party would rather than focus on finding solutions to peoples problems.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:57

According to Palestinian Foreign Minister Riad al-Malki on Sunday, Abbas will tell the European Union that the official recognition should be taken "as a way to respond" to US President Donald Trump's move to announce Jerusalem al-Quds as the Israeli capital.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:51

The Turkish offensive on Afrin, codenamed Operation Olive Branch , started Saturday and has heightened tensions in the already complicated Syrian conflict, threatening to further strain ties between North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies Turkey and the United States .

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:45

The nurse, who has been dubbed the "Angel of Death", killed his 99 victims over several years at two hospitals in northwestern, according to prosecutors. In three additional cases investigators deemed suspicious, tests didn't produce enough evidence to add them to the charge sheet. Hoegel used a variety of drugs in his resuscitation attempts, Koziolek said.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:46

The coalition said it would also "increase the capacities of Yemeni ports" to receive humanitarian imports, as it faces mounting criticism for imposing a crippling blockade on the country. "The coalition is placing its military resources at the disposal of these broad-ranging humanitarian operations", said coalition spokesman Turki Al Maliki.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:38

Then there's the film's attempt to overly dramatise the actual events. Nelson has never been in combat before, but argues his lack of experience in the field is a good thing, since American soldiers have never seen a war like the one on which they were about to embark.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:28

Kelly, who was appointed as White House chief of staff last July as a replacement for Reince Priebus , apparently infuriated Trump when he falsely claimed that Trump's views on the construction of a wall on the southern border had "evolved", a position which Trump quickly denied.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:22

Embassy to Jerusalem. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Monday defended President Donald Trump over his recent comments disparaging immigration from Africa and Haiti, telling The Associated Press that the president's "heart" is aimed at a merit-based system that is blind to immigrants' "race or creed".

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:15

The conference aims for sending a message to the worldwide community to start a funding campaign to aid UNRWA remain providing its services to the Palestinian refugees. At a meeting of the UNRWA Advisory Committee at the organization's headquarters in Amman on January 21, Arha said that the USA administration's decision to reduce aid to UNRWA is a "serious blow" And threatens the future activities of UNRWA.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:15

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi claims that his country is not working to isolate one nation ( Pakistan ), underlining he will praise any country that takes action against terrorism. PM Narendra Modi will deliver his maiden keynote address at the WEF, a global platform where world's top political and business leaders gather and deliberate on key economic agenda.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:16

It showed columns of tanks on the move. The Turkish ground and air offensive on Afrin , codenamed "Operation Olive Branch", began Saturday, raising tensions in the already-complicated Syrian conflict and threatening to further strain ties between Turkey and the US, both North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:13

However, the South's main conservative opposition party complained that "the Moon government is offering gracious hospitality to a North Korean army colonel as if she's a queen". They will be accompanied by 24 coaches and officials. They will be led into the stadium under the Korean unification flag, carried by one athlete from each country.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:03

Ministry of Foreign Affairs summoned Indian deputy High Commissioner JP Singh for the third straight day Sunday to lodge protest with over ceasefire violations by Indian forces along the Line of Control (LoC) and Working Boundary . He also said that India was in favour of having cordial relations with Pakistan. On Monday Pakistan said four of its soldiers were killed during Indian firing along the heavily militarized Line of Control, the disputed section of the border in southern Kashmir.

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:58

What did the president allegedly say? If lawmakers don't find a solution, those immigrants could face deportation. Lindsey Graham brought a plan to Trump that involved cutting the visa lottery in half and, at the behest of the Congressional Black Caucus, the rest would go to underrepresented countries in Africa and Temporary Protective Status nations, including Haiti.

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:57

He also explained that he is aware that victims may not have brought forward evidence because it is unavailable, or because they are otherwise ashamed or afraid. "I know how much they suffer". The pope's comments have raised questions about his commitment to repairing the damage inflicted by the Church's sexual abuse scandals, and his determination to ensure no abuse is allowed to continue.

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:52

The deal to end the federal government shutdown, for now, did not include a permanent solution for DACA recipients and a path to citizenship. The bill passed Monday in the Senate would keep the government running until February 8, but did not fully address DACA.

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:52

The White House and GOP leaders said they would not negotiate with Democrats on immigration until the government is reopened. The shutdown has been prompted by the failure of the Trump administration to garner the requisite 60 votes in the Senate to push through a so-called appropriations bill to fund government departments.

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:49

The best moment of this match was that, this 21-years-old beat Djokovic in continuously three sets. The Serb former world No.1 is playing in his first tournament since Wimbledon in July and he has a brand new support team, headed by eight-time Grand Slam champion Andre Agassi as coach.

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:48

The event should begin moving into western Arkansas by 6 p.m. and be approaching Central Arkansas including Little Rock between 10 p.m. and midnight. Low around 40. Charlotte has an 80-percent chance of rain overnight, and the National Weather Service is saying it will be accompanied by 24 miles per hour wind gusts and possible thunderstorms.