Trump support vital as Congress tackles immigration issue

Lawmakers begin a week of open-ended debate on immigration reform as the families of victims of illegal immigrants have their voices heard on the issue. Democrats and some Republicans have suggested limiting an immigration bill to a DACA fix and ... More..

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Velocity of NAFTA talks has meant restricted progress, Canada's high negotiator says
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Velocity of NAFTA talks has meant restricted progress, Canada's high negotiator says

Canada's chief negotiator at talks to modernize NAFTA said the United States aimed to weaken Canada and Mexico rather than ensure all three members of the trilateral trade pact benefited. Even though three chap...More..

Minnie Driver quits as Oxfam ambassador amid sex scandal
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Minnie Driver quits as Oxfam ambassador amid sex scandal

Good Will Hunting star Minnie Driver has stepped down from her role as an ambassador to charity Oxfam after it became embroiled in a major scandal. Evans also spoke about the "inappropriate conduct" towards ...More..

United Nations chief urges world support for Iraq after war with IS
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

United Nations chief urges world support for Iraq after war with IS

Tens of donor countries, including Iran, and around 2,000 organizations have attended the conference to announce financial contributions at the three-day meeting. The emir congratulated the Iraqi people on vict...More..

Missing Toronto firefighter found in California
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Missing Toronto firefighter found in California

The multi-agency search for the missing firefighter at one point included more than 140 forest rangers, state police officers, members of Homeland Security, area ski patrols and Toronto firefighters. LaFountain...More..

US Intel Chiefs Warn Russia Intending To Meddle In Midterm Elections
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

US Intel Chiefs Warn Russia Intending To Meddle In Midterm Elections

Mark Warner (D-Va.) skewered Trump for not addressing the threat Russian hackers pose to future USA elections. Bergmann added: "There have been no Cabinet meetings on Russian interference, no agency has been ch...More..

One hospitalized after Fort Meade shooting
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

One hospitalized after Fort Meade shooting

A statement from the NSA Public Affairs Office says: "At approximately 7 a.m. this morning, there was a security incident at one of the National Security Agency security checkpoints". In 2015, two men dressed a...More..

Tonga: Cyclone Gita leaves trail of destruction
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Tonga: Cyclone Gita leaves trail of destruction

Heavy rain could be an issue for the upper South Island too. "And we walked around the village, this morning and we just walked around and we just looked around the village and it's bad things we've been seen...More..

Did Mike Pence Defend Rob Porter's Domestic Abuse with a Bible Verse?
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Did Mike Pence Defend Rob Porter's Domestic Abuse with a Bible Verse?

At the White House briefing Tuesday, press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders stood by the White House's previous explanation of the matter, saying that the presidential personnel office was still reviewing...More..

Woman climbs into X-ray machine during security check
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Woman climbs into X-ray machine during security check

Fine by her, but she followed, crawling into the machine with her handbag. But if you're laughing at this woman, thinking there's no way someone could be that outrageous as to get inside an X-ray machine, thi...More..

Pics of Porn Star Stormy Who Had an 'Affair' With Donald Trump
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Pics of Porn Star Stormy Who Had an 'Affair' With Donald Trump

Mr Cohen said that he was not reimbursed for the payment to the actress, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford and who goes by the stage name of Stormy Daniels , and that the payment was legal. The payment f...More..

Plumbing being explored at Leaside home connected to alleged serial killer
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Plumbing being explored at Leaside home connected to alleged serial killer

But shortly after the excavation work was complete on Tuesday, CP24 learned that investigators may have located something of interest in the main drain connected to the home. McArthur was charged last month wit...More..

Trump trolled by Pelosi after breaking budget promises he made on Twitter
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Trump trolled by Pelosi after breaking budget promises he made on Twitter

Trump's plan would shift the burden to state and local governments to come up with the money. Although American Public Transportation Association (APTA) officials commended Trump's commitment to strength...More..

Honour Colten Boushie by fixing broken justice system
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Honour Colten Boushie by fixing broken justice system

How we go about that will prove a test of how far we have come. This is a good step forward for the government, but again, immediate action is needed to make those changes. He said he's had vehicles stolen from...More..

Why Charles may not succeed the Queen as Commonwealth head
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Why Charles may not succeed the Queen as Commonwealth head

The agenda for the summit, seen by the BBC , says there will be a discussion of "wider governance considerations" which insiders say is code for the succession. Speaking about riding in an extravagant horse-dr...More..

Bill and Melinda Gates take on the
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Bill and Melinda Gates take on the "tough questions" about their foundation

Looking forward with Bill Gates 00:56There's a natural follow-up to the question about influence: "If it's unfair that you have so much wealth, why don't you give it all to the government?" Melinda , co-ch...More..

Iran is now making drones armed with smart bombs
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Iran is now making drones armed with smart bombs

In response, Israel carried out airstrikes in Syria , including against what it described as Iranian targets. Russian Federation has been supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad with air forces and...More..

Martin Schulz resigns as German SPD chief
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Martin Schulz resigns as German SPD chief

With many SPD members harbouring misgivings about sharing power with Merkel again, the result of the vote, due on March 4, is wide open. If enough SPD members bow to party leaders and vote in favor of a coaliti...More..

Trial of Palestinian girl who slapped Israeli soldiers begins
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Trial of Palestinian girl who slapped Israeli soldiers begins

The next session in the case was set for the beginning of March. The judge closed the courtroom, citing the defendant's status as a minor, ordering out journalists and diplomats who had been present to observ...More..

Judge to rule on Assange's bid to escape legal action in Britain
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Judge to rule on Assange's bid to escape legal action in Britain

In November 2010, a Swedish prosecutor issues a European arrest warrant for Assange on sexual assault allegations involving two Swedish women. However, Maurizi, who has obtained emails between the Crown Prose...More..

Even Omarosa, a Minister, Thinks Mike Pence is a Crazy Christian
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Even Omarosa, a Minister, Thinks Mike Pence is a Crazy Christian

Then we can make lots of money out of it.' I stared at her grasping, ferociously ambitious little eyes, and laughed: 'You must be joking, you deluded woman.' She didn't take it well. Manigault-Newman also com...More..

Islamic State not fully defeated: Tillerson
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Islamic State not fully defeated: Tillerson

They also discussed the Israeli-Palestinian peace process and Tillerson said the United States administration "remains committed to achieving a peace agreement between Israelis and the Palestinians". The Ku...More..

Chicago Police Commander Fatally Shot At Thompson Center
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Chicago Police Commander Fatally Shot At Thompson Center

Cmdr. Paul Bauer of the Near North District was shot several times a little before 2 p.m., according to Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson . A suspect has been arrested and a gun has been recovered. She sai...More..

Airport worker dies after vehicle collision at Heathrow
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Airport worker dies after vehicle collision at Heathrow

Emergency services remain at the site of the incident, which took place early this morning near Terminal 5. The other was treated for a shoulder injury and is also now in hospital. Additional details have not...More..

France to Strike if Proof of Chemical Weapons Emerges in Syria
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

France to Strike if Proof of Chemical Weapons Emerges in Syria

On February 5, a bomb believed to contain chlorine was dropped from a helicopter on Saraqeb, in the largely jihadist-controlled northwestern province of Idlib, leading to cases of breathing difficulties said th...More..

Trump Wants To Replace Food Stamps With Food Boxes
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Trump Wants To Replace Food Stamps With Food Boxes

The other half of their benefits would still be provided electronically, using Link cards in IL. As for Trump's claim of a " food stamp crime wave:" According to the U.S. Here's the nut graf from the NPR ...More..

19-Year-Old's Dying Words Lead to Arrests of Her Alleged Murderers
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

19-Year-Old's Dying Words Lead to Arrests of Her Alleged Murderers

Daniel Gross , 19, and his girlfriend, Melissa Leonardo , 25, were both arrested over Cuesta's brutal murder. "She fought", said sheriff's Sgt. "It's very rare that you can get one of these statements and I ...More..

US Drone Destroys Russian Tank in Eastern Syria
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

US Drone Destroys Russian Tank in Eastern Syria

Apparently, these contract soldiers, some of whom may have belonged to a Russian private military company known as the Wagner Group, tried to advance on a base located east of Deir el-Zour held by USA and Kurdi...More..

Barack and Michelle Obama Commissioned in Historic Smithsonian Gallery
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Barack and Michelle Obama Commissioned in Historic Smithsonian Gallery

Guess what? The post , subtly titled " PORTRAIT PERVERSION: Obama Portrait Features 'SECRET SPERM , ' Artist Joked About 'Killing Whitey, '" posits that the answer to both of the above questions is yes. Wiley ...More..

Hawks arrest three people Gupta compound
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Hawks arrest three people Gupta compound

The specialised crime fighting unit is now combing through the Gupta family compound in Saxonwold, after closing off the street where their luxury home is located early on Wednesday morning. Glynnis Breytenbach...More..

Israeli Prime Minister vows to stay on despite bribery and fraud allegations
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Israeli Prime Minister vows to stay on despite bribery and fraud allegations

The chief allegations against the prime minister are in two cases that have been under investigation for almost a year: Case 1000, in which Netanyahu was accused of accepting extravagant gifts from millionaire ...More..

The Chelsea Bomber Has Been Sentenced To Two Life Terms In Prison
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

The Chelsea Bomber Has Been Sentenced To Two Life Terms In Prison

Berman handed down the sentence in US District Court in Manhattan, ending the prosecution of Rahimi, who was convicted of the high-profile act of jihad-inspired terrorism that was widely considered a near mis...More..

South Africa's ruling party could replace Zuma on Thursday
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

South Africa's ruling party could replace Zuma on Thursday

However‚ Gigaba said the party would not hesitate to use a vote of no confidence in the National Assembly to remove Zuma. But since mid-November when Ramaphosa emerged as a real ANC leadership prospect, econo...More..

DREAMERS DITCH DEMS: DACA Recipient BLASTS PELOSI, Thanks TRUMP for 'Leadership'
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

DREAMERS DITCH DEMS: DACA Recipient BLASTS PELOSI, Thanks TRUMP for 'Leadership'

The decision comes after a federal judge in San Francisco in January ruled against repealing the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals , or DACA , program. At the end of the meeting, Trump said he thought ...More..

Debate: Will Rahul's 'temple-run' help Congress in Karnataka?
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Debate: Will Rahul's 'temple-run' help Congress in Karnataka?

On the first day of his visit, Rahul visited the Huligemma Temple and the Gavi Siddeswara Mutt in Koppal district. Today, he visited the Khwaja Bande Nawaz Dargah in Raichur district. "They are changing brand...More..

Maha Shivratri 2018: Fasting rules, Vrat procedure; what devotees must know
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Maha Shivratri 2018: Fasting rules, Vrat procedure; what devotees must know

Devotees starts praying from the mid night which continues till the next day. He is considered as the Supreme Being the one with huge power that exists through the universe. Mahashivratri extols the virtues of...More..

Heading home, Pence insists 'no daylight' on North Korea
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Heading home, Pence insists 'no daylight' on North Korea

But as North Korea's brutal dictator, Kim's brother has ruled with an iron fist since coming to power, operating Nazi-style prison camps, repressing political opposition and even executing senior officers and...More..

Public Protector called on to explain 'her utterances', allegations
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Public Protector called on to explain 'her utterances', allegations

DA federal executive chairman James Selfe said the provisional grounds for the review - subject to finalisation by the party's legal team - were that Mkhwebane's report failed to properly investigate allegati...More..

North Korea invites South to first official talks in 10 years
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

North Korea invites South to first official talks in 10 years

North and South Korea may be bitterly divided, but at the Olympics, they are anything but. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (left) and President of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of North Korea...More..

Confident Democrats will release memo on Russian Federation probe: WH aide
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

Confident Democrats will release memo on Russian Federation probe: WH aide

Since Trump's win in November 2016, Democrats in the US have been relentlessly arguing that he won as a result of Russian interference in the elections through propaganda and hacking. Spokesmen for the Justice ...More..

'Shoot female rebels in their vaginas' President Rodrigo Duterte tells Philippine army
by | Среда, Февраля 14, 2018

'Shoot female rebels in their vaginas' President Rodrigo Duterte tells Philippine army

Duterte's controversial comment was included in an official transcript of the speech released by the Presidential Communications Office. Addressing a group of former communist rebels on February 7, Duterte,...More..

International Olympic Committee boss to visit North Korea after winter Games
by | Понедельник, Февраля 12, 2018

International Olympic Committee boss to visit North Korea after winter Games

She's both a close advisor to Kim Jong Un and a high ranking official in the North Korean government. A White House official said that, although Moon did not discuss the invitation with Pence on Saturday, the...More..

Zuma's fate set to be sealed today
by | Понедельник, Февраля 12, 2018

Zuma's fate set to be sealed today

He said the ANC , under the leadership of its president, Cyril Ramaphosa, is still putting the interests of the party before South Africa. Zuma is also facing a no-confidence motion in parliament set for F...More..

Tillerson says Washington backs Egypt in fight against terrorism
by | Понедельник, Февраля 12, 2018

Tillerson says Washington backs Egypt in fight against terrorism

Russian Federation and Iran support Assad. In Amman, Tillerson will meet with the Jordanian leadership on the conclusion of a new memorandum of understanding on bilateral assistance, and discuss key regional ...More..

Trump says Democratic intelligence memo is 'very political' and needs redaction
by | Понедельник, Февраля 12, 2018

Trump says Democratic intelligence memo is 'very political' and needs redaction

But congressional Democrats and Republicans, including House Speaker Paul Ryan and Rep Trey Gowdy of SC, who helped draft the GOP memo, have said it shouldn't be used to undermine the special counsel. Trump e...More..

VP Mike Pence did not stand for unified Korea at Opening Ceremony
by | Понедельник, Февраля 12, 2018

VP Mike Pence did not stand for unified Korea at Opening Ceremony

In a meeting with Moon a day before, Pence said his country will continue to put maximum pressure on the North until the reclusive state comes to the dialogue table to discuss its "permanent" and "irreversibl...More..

India, UAE condemn state sponsorship of terrorism
by | Понедельник, Февраля 12, 2018

India, UAE condemn state sponsorship of terrorism

Even as Modi dramatically tightens India's ties with Israel, New Delhi has continued its long-standing support of the Palestinians in worldwide forums. "We have been and are still ready for negotiations", h...More..

Explosion cuts power in Puerto Rico
by | Понедельник, Февраля 12, 2018

Explosion cuts power in Puerto Rico

The island's utility company said electricity had been restored to 75% capacity after Hurricane Maria decimated the USA territory in late September. It was not immediately known what caused the fire. Puerto Ric...More..

Cyberattack Hits Winter Games Opening Ceremony
by | Понедельник, Февраля 12, 2018

Cyberattack Hits Winter Games Opening Ceremony

While he was in South Korea , Pence opted to ignore the North Koreans but didn't avoid meeting with them, the official said . In South Korea and beyond, commentators are taken with Kim's surprisingly stylis...More..

Trump wishes disgraced aide well after domestic abuse allegations
by | Понедельник, Февраля 12, 2018

Trump wishes disgraced aide well after domestic abuse allegations

Trump's chief of staff, John Kelly , had defended Porter on Tuesday as "a man of true integrity and honor" and "a friend, confidante and trusted professional". She said she was physically assaulted in 2010 wh...More..