Trump denies calling countries 's***holes' as he's branded 'racist'

El Salvador and Haiti were specifically mentioned but his hateful comments were directed to Africa- yes- the entire continent of Africa! Botswana also stood up to the US in December following the US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley's threat that ... More..

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SC judges against CJI: Not politicising judiciary, says Congress
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

SC judges against CJI: Not politicising judiciary, says Congress

However, no such initiative has been taken by Dipak Misra, sources close to the CJI told the Indian Express . The views expressed by them are quite similar to those of the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA...More..

Oprah's Property Damaged by Deadly California Mudslides
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Oprah's Property Damaged by Deadly California Mudslides

Heavy rains on Tuesday soaked the area near Montecito, north of Los Angeles, where vegetation had been stripped away by the largest wildfire in California's history last month. The death toll in the fatal ...More..

Program to Protect 'Dreamers' Is 'Probably Dead'
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Program to Protect 'Dreamers' Is 'Probably Dead'

District Judge William Alsup in San Francisco issued a nationwide injunction this Tuesday directing the Trump administration to recommence the DACA program. They have targeted the abolition of a special program...More..

Trump pushes for merit-based immigration system
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Trump pushes for merit-based immigration system

His comments followed four tweets on the same topic on Saturday. In late December, Trump tweeted there would be no DACA deal that didn't include funding for a southern border wall. President Trump listens du...More..

Macron tells Trump it's important to respect Iran nuclear deal
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Macron tells Trump it's important to respect Iran nuclear deal

By thus "decertifying" the arrangement, he opened a window for Congress to reimpose sanctions, but to date, it has not done so - leaving the issue of the waivers. Moscow has a critical attitude towards the late...More..

Federal court halts termination of DACA program
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Federal court halts termination of DACA program

A bipartisan group of six senators has reached an "agreement in principle" on immigration including the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, according to a joint statement released Thursday. "We ar...More..

S. Africa's Ramaphosa calls for end to ANC infighting
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

S. Africa's Ramaphosa calls for end to ANC infighting

The president has seen a decline in public support during his second term, amid a weakening economy and allegations of corruption. Ramaphosa, 65, a former trade union leader and one of the country's wealthies...More..

A Little More Snow On The Way
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

A Little More Snow On The Way

Lows in the mid 20s, highs in the mid 50s. The normal high this time of year is 51, with a normal low of 31. After a frigid Saturday night, temperatures will only make it to the upper teens on Sunday . Som...More..

DACA Recipients Can Apply for Renewal
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

DACA Recipients Can Apply for Renewal

The real fight, she said, will be in Washington, where members of Congress need to "feel the pressure" to make a deal before the January 19 deadline for a government funding bill. The statement said that peop...More..

Entire Continent Of Africa Demands Retraction From Racist Trump
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Entire Continent Of Africa Demands Retraction From Racist Trump

South Africa's foreign ministry called the remarks, which sources said Trump made earlier this week during a meeting on immigration legislation, "crude and offensive" and said Trump's subsequent denial was no...More..

by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Norwegians aren't flocking to US

When he announced last June he was pulling the U.S. out of the accord, Mr Trump said he wanted to negotiate a new "fair" deal that would not disadvantage United States businesses and workers. During a meeting...More..

'Abu Dis offered capital of future Palestinian state'
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

'Abu Dis offered capital of future Palestinian state'

In a speech to the Palestinian Central Council on Sunday, Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas lamented that Abu Dis , a village bordering Jerusalem, is being suggested as the capital of a ...More..

Police hunt 55-year-old man in connection with crossbow attack
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Police hunt 55-year-old man in connection with crossbow attack

DCI Stewart Miller said: "We are able to confirm that the victim killed in the incident was 30-year-old Shane Gilmer". The village of Southburn near Driffield has been in "lockdown" all weekend as police s...More..

Zuma's reported Dlamini-Zuma 'interim' presidency demand denied
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Zuma's reported Dlamini-Zuma 'interim' presidency demand denied

Ramaphosa won the race to succeed Zuma as ANC leader last month, narrowly defeating former cabinet minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, Zuma's ex-wife, in a bitter leadership contest that had threatened to split th...More..

Man held after girl killed at Tui store
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Man held after girl killed at Tui store

Cassie Hayes, 28, was stretchered out of the Tui branch in Southport , Merseyside , where she was assistant manager, shortly after 1.25pm on Saturday and later died in hospital from her injuries. She posted: ...More..

Ice jams could cause flooding along rivers
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Ice jams could cause flooding along rivers

The Hoosic River flooded in the Eagle Bridge and Buskirk areas, closing roads in the area, but the jam blamed for it broke up late Friday and the river dropped below flood stage. The National Weather Service ha...More..

'American Gods': Starz Boss Addresses Showrunner & Cast Exits & Season 2 Plans - TCA
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

'American Gods': Starz Boss Addresses Showrunner & Cast Exits & Season 2 Plans - TCA

Sadly, showrunners Fuller and Green have a murky future with American Gods Season 2. According to Deadline , another star who said she may not return is Kristin Chenoweth, which Albrecht also addressed dur...More..

Mourinho Responds To Man Utd Links With Sanchez
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Mourinho Responds To Man Utd Links With Sanchez

Asked about Mkhitaryan's future in Manchester, Mourinho - speaking ahead of Monday's visit of Stoke City - said: "My approach is that every player has a price". "I understand that the other teams try to kill ...More..

Federal government begins accepting DACA renewals following court order
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Federal government begins accepting DACA renewals following court order

Lawmakers hope to reach an immigration deal before January 19, when Congress must pass a funding bill or the government will shut down. President Donald Trump blamed Democrats for stalled immigration ne...More..

Qatari royal says he is being held against his will in UAE
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Qatari royal says he is being held against his will in UAE

He adds: "I just wanted to let you know that Qatar is innocent in this and I am being hosted by Sheikh Mohammed and anything that happens to me after this is under his responsibility". Ali Rashed al-Nuaimi, who...More..

Crews rescue passengers after casino boat catches fire
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Crews rescue passengers after casino boat catches fire

The boat was the SunCruz Port Richey Casino, which was near the Harbor Point in Port Richey, local media reported. 50 people were reportedly onboard of the San Cruz casino boat when it caught fire and authori...More..

World media struggle to translate Donald Trump slur
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

World media struggle to translate Donald Trump slur

Trump himself will determine what information to make public, a person familiar with the process of presidential exams said . "It is vitally important that President Trump , whose father came here as an imm...More..

by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Trump calls U.S. court system 'broken, unfair'

The comments were first reported by The Washington Post . U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that a program that protects illegal immigrants brought to the United States as children from bein...More..

There was suspicion earlier but not now: Judge Loya's son Anuj Loya
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

There was suspicion earlier but not now: Judge Loya's son Anuj Loya

In a statement here, he also demanded that the case relating to the death of Brijgopal Harkishen Loya, Special Central Bureau of Investigation ( CBI ) judge, in suspicious circumstances in Nagpur should be re-v...More..

Winter Storm Watch Issued for Monday Evening
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Winter Storm Watch Issued for Monday Evening

Plan on slippery road conditions, including during the evening commute Monday. Stay with TXKtoday.com for any updated information on school closings. The last winter storm also featured a very strong system r...More..

Iran confirms dual national among people arrested during protests
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Iran confirms dual national among people arrested during protests

A person with dual nationality was among the hundreds of people arrested during recent anti-government protests in Iran , a judicial official said on Sunday. The government had accused "counter-revolutionari...More..

Abe, Latvian PM discuss North Korea
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Abe, Latvian PM discuss North Korea

Abe praised the cargo harbor in Riga as "a successful center of transportation and logistics" that will allow Asian suppliers to deliver goods to the region. "Japan wants to cooperate closely with Lithuania on ...More..

by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

S. African gov't to meet United States embassy over Trump's "shithole" remarks

In reaction, the AU said member states value the strategic partnership with the US and therefore, noted that there is a serious need for dialogue between the US Administration and the African countries. "We wil...More..

Chelsea Manning To Run For US Senate In Maryland
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Chelsea Manning To Run For US Senate In Maryland

Chelsea Manning is running as a Democrat for U.S. Senate in Maryland, according to a tweet from her Sunday morning. Manning will challenge incumbent Democrat Senator Benjamin Cardin, who is now serving h...More..

by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

IS militants killed in airstrikes in Afghanistan

The Taliban quickly claimed credit for the attack. Two sources - Malik Amin, a local neighbourhood representative, and a militia fighter who survived the aerial bombardment - told AFP that the airstrike cam...More..

Porn star signed nondisclosure agreement over Trump
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Porn star signed nondisclosure agreement over Trump

It said it had also spoken to Evans. "Picture him chasing me around his hotel room in his tighty-whities". Trump's third wife Melania had given birth to their son, Barron, just months before. She went along...More..

Trump tweets about DACA amid controversy over vulgarity
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Trump tweets about DACA amid controversy over vulgarity

Lindsey Graham, who was also at the meeting, seemed to confirm that report in a statement in which he said "following comments by the president, I said my piece directly to him yesterday". That latter program...More..

'We're going to have a wall, remember that'
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

'We're going to have a wall, remember that'

Specifically, one without traditional brick and mortar components. They were temporarily protected from deportation under a program started by former President Barack Obama , but Trump ended it in September, w...More..

by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Buckeye Partners LP (BPL) Position Held by Starr International Co. Inc

Rice Energy (NYSE:RICE) has risen 14.59% since January 12, 2017 and is uptrending. The stock of Buckeye Partners, L.P. (NYSE: BPL ) has "Neutral" rating given on Monday, November 16 by DA Davidson. Seaport Gl...More..

Trump tweets DACA 'probably dead'
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Trump tweets DACA 'probably dead'

Citizenship and Immigration Services announced on Saturday. Renewal applications will, however, only be accepted from people who previously received DACA and whose deferred action had expired on or after Sept...More..

Oklahoma basketball: Trae Young sinks TCU for second time
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Oklahoma basketball: Trae Young sinks TCU for second time

The runaway leader in the national Player of the Year race also chipped in 11 rebounds and seven assists for good measure. He has a ways to catch Wayman Tisdale's OU freshman record for points, at 810, but he's...More..

WEATHER: Met Office warning of snow and ice for Northern Ireland
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

WEATHER: Met Office warning of snow and ice for Northern Ireland

Other weather maps from WX Charts suggest coverage will be widespread, especially in Scotland, Northern Ireland and along the Britain's east coast. "The low will extend a southwards with colder air following ...More..

PM Modi accords warm welcome to Netanyahu
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

PM Modi accords warm welcome to Netanyahu

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu visited the Teen Murti Chowk and paid tribute to world war 1 heros. "Thank you to my good friend Narendra Modi for the warm welcome!" The new n...More..

Some members of Congress skipping the State of the Union address
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Some members of Congress skipping the State of the Union address

Senator who he implied would do anything for a political contribution; and all of the disgraceful, untruthful, and disturbing actions by this president that continue to prove that he has no respect for our coun...More..

by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Trump says program protecting young immigrants 'probably dead'

Lindsey Graham, South Carolina Republican, who presented a compromise that included using the 50,000 visas from the current lottery to extend protection to illegal immigrants from countries such as Haiti and El...More..

Q2 Weather: Quick shot of snow and cold again
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Q2 Weather: Quick shot of snow and cold again

Snow forecast through Monday . That arctic cold front gives us a second round of snow, but also a chance for rain and sleet/freezing rain as temperatures fall back below freezing. Today , a chance of snow ...More..

7.3-magnitude quake strikes off Peru; tsunami threat issued
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

7.3-magnitude quake strikes off Peru; tsunami threat issued

The USGS says that the temblor struck 42 km south-southwest of Acari at 9.18 GMT (2.48 p.m. IST) on January 14 at a depth of 12.1 km. Governor of Arequipa province Yamila Osorio said on Twitter that a 55-year...More..

False Missile Alert Sparks Panic And Confusion In US State Of Hawaii
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

False Missile Alert Sparks Panic And Confusion In US State Of Hawaii

Earlier Saturday, Hawaii Governor David Ige confirmed their was never an actual missile threat and the false alarm was not the work of hackers or a foreign government. It is unclear at this time how or wh...More..

by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Republicans 'do not recall' Trump's alleged Africa slur

Then Trump began talking about immigration from Africa . If Congress doesn't reach agreement on crucial immigration issues and pass a spending bill, the costly effect would be a government shutdown. World le...More..

Turkey vows imminent assault on Kurdish enclave in Syria
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Turkey vows imminent assault on Kurdish enclave in Syria

The Border Security Force, whose inaugural class is now being trained, will be deployed at the borders of the area controlled by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) - an alliance of militias in northern and east...More..

by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

MLK Day, civil rights and the racial divide in the US

King did". Scott Thurmond, executive director for Friends of the Mission, said this will be the fifth year Fourth & Hope and Friends of the Mission have invited people to participate in the national day of se...More..

Film-maker projects 'shithole' on Trump hotel in Washington
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Film-maker projects 'shithole' on Trump hotel in Washington

The word "s***hole" - which President Donald Trump allegedly used to describe countries from which he does not want immigrants coming to the U.S. - has been projected along with other messages onto his Washin...More..

Iraqi PM announces coalition for May election
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Iraqi PM announces coalition for May election

In a statement, the Prime Ministry's press office said: "PM Abadi forms the Victory Coalition, calling on political groups to join this supra-sectarian national coalition". Mr Al Maliki, who now serves as one o...More..

Speeding Car Goes Airborne, Plows Into Second Floor of Building
by | Sunday, January 14, 2018

Speeding Car Goes Airborne, Plows Into Second Floor of Building

OCFA and LA County Urban Search and Rescue teams then began working together to remove the auto from the building using a large truck and crane. - OCFA PIO (@OCFA_PIO)OCFA in Santa Ana with a vehicle that cra...More..