by | February 10, 2018 | 21:02

The shutdown , which started at midnight, was the second this year under the Republican-controlled Congress . Uneasiness in the markets could be partially reduced by another part of the Senate bill , which would extend the federal debt ceiling to March 2019, preventing further confrontations over that volatile issue in Congress for more than a year.

by | February 10, 2018 | 20:57

Moon has looked at the games as an opportunity to pursue a diplomatic opening with North Korea — a move the vice president cautioned against. She and Kim Yong Nam, the North's 90-year-old nominal head of state, were seated behind Moon and his wife, while Pence and his wife were seated beside the Moons and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

by | February 10, 2018 | 20:09

The over has hit in five out of the last six games for the Tar Heels . The Tar Heels , after winning the national title a season ago are 30th in scoring, but are the top rebounding team in the country. The only hard road game they won was against Miami-and they needed a late comeback, while they have imploded to fall to Boston College , N.C. State and St.

by | February 10, 2018 | 20:12

But White House chief counsel Don McGahn later said it could not be released in its current state "because the memorandum contains numerous properly classified and especially sensitive passages". Republicans have seized on the Steele dossier because he was commissioned by the political research firm Fusion GPS, which was hired by the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton's campaign.

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:56

And two, according to the New York Times , such a long speech is unheard of in the House, "which has no equivalent to the Senate filibuster". She used her unlimited, "magic" minute, available only to party leaders, to tell stories of Dreamers .

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:55

I hope people are now seeing & understanding what is going on here. The Times on Saturday reported, quoting several government sources, that the Russian had promised to deliver the materials for $1 million, payable in installments, after he promised to deliver the information on Trump along with the NSA cyberweapons.

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:52

It says that 30 civilians were killed on Monday and 80 were on Tuesday. A Western intelligence agency told the BBC a year ago that three branches of the SSRC, including the one at Jamraya, were being used to produce chemical munitions in violation of a deal that saw Mr Assad agree to destroy his chemical arsenal after a deadly Sarin attack in Damascus in 2013.

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:34

The plan could break a months-long partisan stalemate centered on federal spending, but potential roadblocks and threats like the one Pelosi leveled Wednesday could drag out the disagreements. Nor does it tackle border security or legal immigration laws, areas where some Republicans are pushing for changes. Beyond the $300 billion figure, the agreement adds nearly $90 billion in overdue disaster aid for hurricane-slammed Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico.

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:06

Pence is leading the USA delegation to the opening ceremonies , where he has worked to pour cold water on warming ties between the two Koreas. "We will continue to isolate North Korea until it abandons its nuclear and ballistic missile program once and for all".

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:03

This means Samsung Galaxy S8 , Galaxy S8+ users in India should receive the stable build of Android Oreo soon. The report also points out that the beta testers will initially get the update which will be followed by the existing owners now on Nougat .

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:00

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un / AFP. Pence spokeswoman Alyssa Farah says Pence visited with guests at several tables at Friday's reception, "but did not come across the North Korean delegation". Reviving inter-Korean talks is key to the polices of Moon, who says South Korea should be in the driver's seat in worldwide efforts to deal with the North's nuclear threat.

by | February 10, 2018 | 18:56

The invitation was delivered by Kim Yo Jong, the sister of the North Korean leader, when she and other members of the North Korean delegation ate lunch with Moon at the presidential palace. President Donald Trump tweeted his congratulations to South Korea for playing host a day before the Games began, but had been silent on the topic since.

by | February 10, 2018 | 18:48

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported that Rodney Hood would be going to the Cleveland. Coming into Cleveland are players like Rodney Hood , George Hill , Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance Jr . However, Hood did manage to play in 79 games during the 2015-16 season, starting all of them. He's also shooting a career-high 38.6 percent from beyond the arc, making 2.7 threes per game.

by | February 10, 2018 | 18:44

South Korean figure skater Yuna Kim performs before lighting the Olympic cauldron. Seating plans shown on South Korean television just minutes earlier had Pence sitting to Moon's left, directly opposite Kim. "We will continue to intensify our maximum pressure campaign until North Korea takes concrete steps for complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearization", Pence said, calling on South Korea to work in tandem.

by | February 10, 2018 | 18:39

Though India has shied away from becoming a party in the Israel-Palestinian conflict, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said yesterday that he will discuss with Modi New Delhi's role in the Middle East peace process and the creation of a multilateral forum of negotiations to strike a final deal with Israel .

by | February 10, 2018 | 18:31

Talking about the people of Palestine, Modi said that they have shown exemplary courage in extremely tough times and despite an unstable environment . Modi said he hoped peace could be reached "quickly, through dialogue and understanding". We believe a permanent solution is possible with dialogue. "We know it is not easy but we need to keep trying as a lot is at stake".

by | February 10, 2018 | 18:04

Glenn Maxwell , who scored a stunning century in the five-wicket triumph last time out, top scored again for his side with 39 as the hosts chased down England's 7/137 easily. Mark Wood was dropped. Sam Billings got off to a sluggish start, but exploded into life with a massive, 94m maximum - before being caught for a 23-ball 29 off the bowling of Billy Stanlake.

by | February 10, 2018 | 17:51

Democrats also experienced internal divisions, with liberals upset the measures were not tied to any plans to assist the "Dreamer" immigrants, who were brought to the country illegally as children. "Republican majorities in the House and Senate have turned the [budget] process into an embarrassing spectacle, running from one crisis directly into the next", said Democratic Representative Nita Lowey prior to the House vote.

by | February 10, 2018 | 17:51

The Palestinians were outraged by Trump's December 6 recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital, a move overturning decades of USA reticence on the city's status, and say they are looking at additional world powers as potential mediators.

by | February 10, 2018 | 17:16

Modi and Trump also agreed to lend help to Afganistan, "Affirming President Trump's South Asia strategy, they reiterated their commitment to supporting Afghanistan's security and stability". The president of the Indian Ocean nation, Abdulla Yameen, declared a 15-day state of emergency after his refusal to comply with a Supreme Court decision last week to free political opposition leaders.

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:51

The Detroit and Chicago metropolitan areas were forecast to receive as much as nine inches (23 centimeters) of snow, with more than one inch per hour falling in Detroit on Friday morning. American, United and Southwest airlines warned travelers to expect more flight cancellations to and from Minnesota, Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana and Ohio.

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:41

Congress president Rahul Gandhi Thursday continued his attack on the government over the Rafale aircraft deal and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi was not answering his questions because there was something "fishy" in it. " Rafale deal ke main points bata chuke hain aur batayenge, lekin har ek component ko lekar charcha karna kitna uchit hoga desh hith mein? ye baat Rashtriya Adhyaksh ji ne baithak mein kaha ".

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:39

Ankara's operation followed USA calls to establish a Kurdish-led "border security force (BSF)" in the future in Syria along the 900-km border with Turkey, a move that has angered Turkey. The district of Eastern Ghouta, controlled by rebel factions including Islamists, suffered some of its worst bloodshed in years on Tuesday, when 80 civilians were killed.

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:30

If this feels like deja vu all over again, it is. West wind around 7 miles per hour. After a handsome day with highs in the 50s, moisture and colder air could combine to bring a wintry mix of freezing drizzle , sleet and snow to central Indiana.

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:23

Kim Jong Un wanted to meet Moon "at an early date", a spokesman for the Blue House said . The opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang on Friday brought together leaders from around the world, with the USA seated near Japan, Germany, South Korea , and, surprisingly, North Korea.

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:10

White House spokesman Raj Shah said in statement that the administration "confronted" Sorensen on the matter, after which Sorensen denied the allegations and resigned . There was no mention of the two ex-wives who say he abused them, a claim backed up by photos of one of them with a badly-blackened eye. Extending support to the disgraced staffer, the local media quoted Trump as saying, "We wish him well, he worked very hard".

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:02

Amid huge pressure on British prime minister Theresa May from her unionist allies in Northern Ireland, the two sides then fudged a clear solution and presented three options to avoid a hard border. "Business representatives expressed their appreciation for the opportunity for constructive dialogue with the Government, and agreed on the importance of the time-limited implementation period in providing clarity and certainty for people and businesses", they added.

by | February 10, 2018 | 15:45

Rand Paul repeatedly held up votes on the budget plan, protesting its likely contribution to budget deficits that are soon to top $1 trillion. Trump declared that "our military will now be stronger than ever before". "I agree with many of his concerns about the deficit and debt, but this is an emergency situation", Cornyn said, citing the need to keep the military funded and provide the Pentagon with a long-term budget blueprint.

by | February 10, 2018 | 15:41

The official state news agency SANA said the local fighters were battling IS militants and the US -backed SDF in the area. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said 141 opposition fighters have died. The state Al-Ikhbariyah TV said there were reports that dozens were killed. World powers failed to back an appeal by United Nations officials for a month-long ceasefire to allow for desperately needed aid deliveries and medical evacuations.

by | February 10, 2018 | 15:40

Senate Democrats sparked a three-day partial government shutdown last month by filibustering a spending bill, seeking relief for "Dreamer" immigrants who have lived in the country illegally since they were children. In a Twitter post that acknowledged the misgivings of fiscal conservatives, the president said after signing the measure: "Without more Republicans in Congress, we were forced to increase spending on things we do not like or want in order to finally, after many years of ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 15:36

You can see some images of Kim at the meeting with Moon below. A visit by Moon to the North would enable the first summit between leaders from the two Koreas since 2007. President Donald Trump has sought to maximize pressure on North Korea to convince Kim to give up his nuclear weapons, and his administration hasn't ruled out a preemptive attack.

by | February 10, 2018 | 15:24

The shutdown , which started at midnight, was the second this year under the Republican-controlled Congress. Some estimates put the proposed increase in spending - which includes 165 billion dollars in extra defence funds - at even higher than the 300 billion dollar quoted figure.

by | February 10, 2018 | 15:09

Mattis told reporters DACA recipients on active duty, in the reserves, or with an honorable discharge from the USA military won't be targeted. Two exceptions for that would be for anyone who has committed a serious felony or is the subject of a deportation order.

by | February 10, 2018 | 14:55

It was the second shutdown this year, after a three-day freeze in January. Uneasiness in the markets could be partially reduced by another part of the Senate bill, which would extend the federal debt ceiling to March 2019, preventing further confrontations over that volatile issue in Congress for more than a year .

by | February 10, 2018 | 14:55

Mark Brown missed the cut by one shot after sliding down the leaderboard with a four-over 76 that included two birdies and six bogeys, while Michael Hendry missed it by two strokes after a three-over 75 that featured four birdies, five bogeys and a double-bogey.