Trump again says he's the "least racist" person there is

The White House did not deny that President Trump had said the slur. "Did you see what various senators in the room said about my comments?" he asked , referring to lawmakers who were meeting with him in the Oval Office on Thursday when Trum... More..

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Three injured in Vancouver shooting at East Broadway and Ontario Street
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Three injured in Vancouver shooting at East Broadway and Ontario Street

Another bullet struck a 15-year-old boy in a vehicle that was passing by the scene at the time of the shooting. The third individual was a 20-year-old Vancouver man who police say was the intended target of...More..

by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

(APA) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages

The hedge fund run by Alan Fournier held 193,800 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $36.80M, down from 226,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Kelly now forecasts tha...More..

I am not a racist: Donald Trump
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

I am not a racist: Donald Trump

What did the president allegedly say? In recent weeks, the Trump administration has been withdrawing Temporary Protected Status (TPS) from a number of nationalities now living in the country. Many aren't pi...More..

by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Ohioans Called to Act on MLK Day and Beyond

While there has been progress on equality in recent decades, Brown said more needs to be done - not just to celebrate Dr. King's work, but to correct the problems that contribute to pervasive social inequalit...More..

by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Government Offices, Public Buildings Closed for MLK Day

Martin Luther King stood for, they're turning back". Also Monday, President Trump remembered King in a recorded White House "weekly address" posted on Twitter . Many parks will host service projects on th...More..

Four Pakistani soldiers martyred in unprovoked firing by India along LoC
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Four Pakistani soldiers martyred in unprovoked firing by India along LoC

The Pakistan Army on Saturday warned India against any misadventure, asserting that the country's nuclear weapons were exclusively meant to foil any threat from the east. The comments drew derision from Pak...More..

Abbas calls Trump's peace efforts 'slap of the century'
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Abbas calls Trump's peace efforts 'slap of the century'

He said that "the only way to achieve peace and security is to establish an independent Palestinian state on pre-1967 lines with East Jerusalem as its capital based on worldwide terms of reference and the Arab ...More..

Oprah Interviewed Reese Witherspoon, America Ferrara and Other Stars About Time's Up
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Oprah Interviewed Reese Witherspoon, America Ferrara and Other Stars About Time's Up

They were among the 300 women to help start the $16 million Time's Up legal defense fund to help female workers get access to legal representation if they need. She said: "I want all the girls watching here, ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

DACA recipients can now request renewal status, per reports

The DACA deal has been a bargaining chip for Democrats who want to protect - so-called Dreamers - as well as for the GOP who want to increase border security and immigration measures. Critics said Barack Pres...More..

Lungi Ngidi: Test debut at home is a dream
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Lungi Ngidi: Test debut at home is a dream

Elgar survived some nervy moments with outside edges and inside edges not going to the Indian fielders. Rain interrupted play for an hour. And when the match resumed, luck continued to favour Elgar. A picture...More..

Bangladesh cruise to win in series opener
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Bangladesh cruise to win in series opener

Shakib Al Hasan led with a three-wicket haul to dismiss Zimbabwe for 170 runs following which Tamim Iqbal scored a blistering 84 run knock to help Bangladesh complete the chase in 28.3 overs with eight w...More..

President Trump: Democrats don't want to make a deal on DACA
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

President Trump: Democrats don't want to make a deal on DACA

As Ann Coulter tweeted , "Nothing Michael Wolff could say about Trump has hurt him as much as the [dreamer] lovefest right now". Trump's remarks come after talks on a bipartisan immigration proposal froze af...More..

Nigerian Govt Summons US Ambassador Over 'Shithole' Remarks
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Nigerian Govt Summons US Ambassador Over 'Shithole' Remarks

Spokesman of the Nigeria's Foreign Affairs Ministry, Tope Elias-Fatile disclosed this via a message to reporters covering the ministry where he said the U.S. The President later denied this, but he agreed tha...More..

Boycotts planned for State of the Union
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Boycotts planned for State of the Union

Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she is planning on wearing black in order to stand in solidarity with victims of sexual harassment, while other House lawmakers say they are planning on inviting victims of ...More..

Senior US State Department official, foreign secretary discuss bilateral ties
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Senior US State Department official, foreign secretary discuss bilateral ties

Pakistan?s concerns, according to officials, are two- fold: one, directly related to Afghanistan, and the second about the U.S. overall strategy for the South Asian region. Pakistan believes that repatriation o...More..

New video shows Chibok girls 'happy' to be with Boko Haram
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

New video shows Chibok girls 'happy' to be with Boko Haram

Earlier this month, one of abducted schoolgirls was rescued, bringing to 163 the number of girls who either escaped or were freed since at least 276 of them were abducted from their dormitory in 2014. Another v...More..

Ivana Trump Says Donald's Not Racist, Just Confused
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Ivana Trump Says Donald's Not Racist, Just Confused

Here, we have attempted to compile a definitive list of his racist comments - or at least the publicly known ones. President Donald Trump's first wife Ivana Trump said Monday the president would not do an...More..

Death toll in Southern California mudslides rises to at least 20
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Death toll in Southern California mudslides rises to at least 20

Unlike the La Conchita tragedy, the stage was set for Montecito's slides by a massive wildfire last month - the largest on record in California - that stripped hillsides bare of any vegetation to hold soils i...More..

Will Kim Jong Un's favorite band be attending the Winter Olympics?
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Will Kim Jong Un's favorite band be attending the Winter Olympics?

North Korea agreed last week to send a delegation to the Games easing months of tensions between the neighbours over its nuclear programme. Some past and current Olympians will have the honour of carrying the ...More..

Hall scores 25 to lead No. 3 Virginia past Wolfpack
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Hall scores 25 to lead No. 3 Virginia past Wolfpack

Devon Hall shoots jump shots, 3-pointers and free-throws with his left hand. He got the ball on the right baseline, drove hard and laid it in. "They're a hard-playing, pressure team, so you have to bounce i...More..

by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY) Position Reduced by Ardevora Asset Management LLP

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ) traded up 0.98% on Tuesday, reaching $59.01. American National Bank now owns 2,144 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $119,000 after purchasing a...More..

As apartment burns, video shows Georgia firefighter catching child 'like a football'
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

As apartment burns, video shows Georgia firefighter catching child 'like a football'

Video shows firefighters rescuing a dozen trapped occupants from the apartment. The child in the video was one of several who were tossed to rescuers. She climbed the fire truck ladder halfway to the third-fl...More..

by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Trump calls DACA deal by group of Senators a "big step backwards"

Botswana also said it had summoned the USA ambassador to that country, Earl Miller, to "express its displeasure" and had asked Miller whether Botswana "is regarded as a "shithole" country". And, even if a bill ...More..

National Weather Service issues Winter Storm Watch
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

National Weather Service issues Winter Storm Watch

Despite the cold air wrapping around the system Sunday it doesn't last as temperatures still rebound back to near seasonal highs on Monday . Monday night , the low will be around minus 1, with wind chill...More..

Knoxville teacher will be honored on Martin Luther King Jr. Day
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Knoxville teacher will be honored on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

King, who was 39 years old when he died, gave a speech the night before his death that foreshadowed his assassination. Receiving the award is confirmation he's on the right track to help families, schools ...More..

CBB: Andrew Brady's pal speaks out about his 'romance' with Courtney Act
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

CBB: Andrew Brady's pal speaks out about his 'romance' with Courtney Act

Criticising fellow housemates Rachel and Ann, India continued: "There was an undercurrent from the start, because of what they were doing - the misgendering - it marked me out as runt of the litter". But the vi...More..

Reese Witherspoon, Natalie Portman on Oprah's panel on Time's Up movement
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Reese Witherspoon, Natalie Portman on Oprah's panel on Time's Up movement

Millions, I know, have similar affection for her. She gave a speech on behalf of the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment. "So in a way she's following a very traditional candidate arc". She was elected ...More..

More than 1000 young people charged
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

More than 1000 young people charged

Facebook referred the matter to US authorities, who notified Danish police via Europol, the European agency for police cooperation. More than 1,000 girls and boys under the age of 18 have been charged with vi...More..

West Tyrone MP Barry McElduff resigns
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

West Tyrone MP Barry McElduff resigns

The party which purports to be democratic and fit for government in the Republic effectively slapped Mr McElduff on the wrist: he is to be suspended from political activities for a period of three months, which...More..

Scientists discover 161 million-year-old 'rainbow dinosaur' with iridescent feathers
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Scientists discover 161 million-year-old 'rainbow dinosaur' with iridescent feathers

Its iridescent feathers mark the distinguishing characteristic that scientists are most interested in, however. Reuters reports that a closer look at the "exquisitely preserved", nearly completely intact foss...More..

Senior MQM leader found dead in Karachi
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Senior MQM leader found dead in Karachi

They had acted upon information that they received at around 8:3am about the body. Police later shifted the body to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for medico-legal formalities where a large number of ...More..

Gas explosion leaves 10 dead, others injured
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Gas explosion leaves 10 dead, others injured

Operatives of the Lagos State Fire Service, Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, Federal Road Safety Corps and the Lagos State Emergency Agency (LASEMA) are now at the scene to contain the inferno an...More..

Romney Told Utah Friend 'I'm Running' For Senate
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Romney Told Utah Friend 'I'm Running' For Senate

Democrats have also used the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday to attack Trump, based on the recent controversy and on past claims that he is a racist. The former MA governor has been an outspoken critic of T...More..

All Renewables Will Be Cost Competitive With Fossil Fuels by 2020
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

All Renewables Will Be Cost Competitive With Fossil Fuels by 2020

In contrast, fossil fuel technologies have a wide cost range, from 5-17 cents/kWh. "If the government is serious about achieving the lowest cost electricity in Europe, the ban on onshore wind has to be firs...More..

Broncos' Carlos Henderson arrested in Louisiana on possession of marijuana
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Broncos' Carlos Henderson arrested in Louisiana on possession of marijuana

Officers searched the vehicle and recovered "multiple pieces of suspected raw marijuana" around where Henderson was seated and a water bottle containing a possible "marijuana cigar". Henderson declared for the ...More..

by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Community remembers life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

That event will be followed by a March for Justice from the convention center to Marshall Park, where a memorial wreath-laying will occur at around 9:45 a.m. The programming is presented with the Museum of Af...More..

Air India to be Split Into 4 Entities Ahead of Sale
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Air India to be Split Into 4 Entities Ahead of Sale

The core airline business comprising Air India and Air India Express-the low-priced overseas arm-will be offered as one company, and the process will be completed by the end of 2018, minister of state for aviat...More..

Alleged attack on girl wearing hijab didn't happen, Toronto police say
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Alleged attack on girl wearing hijab didn't happen, Toronto police say

She told police that while she was walking to school with her brother, a man wearing a black hoodie approached her from behind, pulled her hijab from her jacket, and cut it with scissors. "The investigation is ...More..

by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Neuberger Berman Group LLC Increases Stake in Summit Midstream Partners LP (SMLP)

MMP's latest closing price was 5.99% away from the average price of 200 days while it maintained a distance of 9.14% from the 50 Day Moving Average and 5.63% away compared to its SMA 20. Estabrook Capital Mgmt...More..

Marc Short: Judge's Decision Blocking Trump DACA Action Will Be Overruled
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Marc Short: Judge's Decision Blocking Trump DACA Action Will Be Overruled

Lindsey Graham of SC, issued a statement that did not specifically confirm the words used but backed up Durbin's account. And I'll say that we have multiple sources telling us - many other news outlets do...More..

I was pressurised to withdraw Loya plea in SC: Cong leader
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

I was pressurised to withdraw Loya plea in SC: Cong leader

I was going through an emotional turmoil. Anuj cemented his earlier stand saying that his family has no suspicion regarding the death of his father. He is being harassed by people asking questions in respect ...More..

UKIP suspend woman's membership after racist remarks towards Meghan Markle
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

UKIP suspend woman's membership after racist remarks towards Meghan Markle

Bolton faces an investigation by Ukip's national executive after the publication of social media messages from Jo Marney , which included racist comments about Meghan Markle , Prince Harry's fiancee. There ...More..

Snow showers tonight and Monday, 2 - 4 inches possible
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Snow showers tonight and Monday, 2 - 4 inches possible

A cold front will come through on Monday giving us our best chance of rain. Today: Cloudy, gradual clearing - high near 25, northwest wind 15 to 17 miles per hour gusting as high as 28 miles per hour. Low...More..

Forsyth County man dies from flu
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Forsyth County man dies from flu

A total of 237 cases have been reported in Yellowstone County. Even so, the CDC still recommends getting the flu shot, as there may still be three more months in the flu season. It seems everywhere you turn, pe...More..

There are Fights at the Airport of Libyan Capital Tripoli
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

There are Fights at the Airport of Libyan Capital Tripoli

Outbound flights were suspended and inbound flights diverted as black smoke billowed from the airport Monday morning. Mitiga is a military air base near the centre of Tripoli that has been the city's main...More..

Jallikattu held in Madurai as part of Pongal festivities
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Jallikattu held in Madurai as part of Pongal festivities

Kalimuthu was attacked by the bull at the finishing point where owners receive the bulls after the run. Among which five of them have been referred to Government Rajaji Hospital in Madurai , where the conditio...More..

SSC MTS (non technical) paper 1 examination result declared; check ssc
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

SSC MTS (non technical) paper 1 examination result declared; check ssc

The merit list along with official write-up released by the Commission can be checked by visiting the aforesaid website and clicking on the "Results" section. According to NDTV , the SSC examination was held f...More..

Jeff Flake Will Compare Trump To Josef Stalin In Upcoming Speech
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Jeff Flake Will Compare Trump To Josef Stalin In Upcoming Speech

Sen. Jeff Flake , R-Ariz., will compare President Donald Trump's attacks on the news media to former Russian leader Josef Stalin and communism, it was reported Sunday. The similarities to Stalin "should be...More..

Russia Accuses US Of Destabilizing Peace Efforts In Iran, North Korea
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Russia Accuses US Of Destabilizing Peace Efforts In Iran, North Korea

Trump, who suggested his firm handling of the situation pushed North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to the table, said he sees the discussions as a positive. He has been under pressure from foreign allies and, accor...More..