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by | January 15, 2018 | 02:55

President of the ANC Cyril Ramaphosa addresses his supporters during the ANC's 106th anniversary celebrations, in East London, South Africa on January 1. "There are suggestions that he is only looking to save his own skin and win favour with the KwaZulu-Natal ANC. Talk in the party is that Zuma's associates have threatened to release a damning dossier implicating him in wrongful activities, as revenge for betraying Zuma by throwing Mpumalanga's support behind Ramaphosa at the elective ...

by | January 15, 2018 | 02:44

Iranian officials have acknowledged widespread anger over the economy. Amid the protests several social media platforms were temporary blocked, including Instagram and Telegram . But authorities blocked the entire service after it refused to take down other allegedly anti-government channels. "Our telecoms minister promises the people he will never touch the filtering button".

by | January 15, 2018 | 02:28

The vessel was just off Harbor Point in Port Richey. It will likely burn to the water line. He said the shuttle boat was close to shore when it had engine problems and the crew made a decision to turn back. A spokesman for the fire department said everyone was "lucky" the fire happened so close to shore. There was no immediate reports on whether there were any injuries or on the extent or the cause of the fire.

by | January 15, 2018 | 02:13

The debate looks into the credibility of the judgements coming from the Supreme Court. Former finance minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha on Friday said that he "stands firmly" with the four sitting judges of the Supreme Court, who went public with complaints against the Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra.

by | January 15, 2018 | 01:58

In recent years, he's become a confidante of sorts to North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un and was at one time rumored to be on the United States' radar as a candidate for the position of ambassador to that country. Camera IconNorth Korean leader Kim Jong-un, his wife Ri Sol-Ju and former United States basketball star Dennis Rodman watching a basketball game between in Pyongyang.

by | January 15, 2018 | 01:49

Alsup said he thought racism could be the reason for President Donald Trump's plan to rescind protection from deportation to young undocumented immigrants, Bloomberg reported . One of the Democratic senators at the meeting, Dick Durbin of IL, confirmed on Twitter that Trump used the term "shithole". Inside the White House, staffers were largely unfazed, even as the political and diplomatic fallout mounted.

by | January 15, 2018 | 01:41

He said that the physical exam conducted for president Trump proceeded exceptionally well at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. "African countries, and sometimes our leaders, do not exactly deal with the problems of the worst-off, that's what makes people immigrate".

by | January 15, 2018 | 01:36

But if they fail to include DACA this time, their base will go ballistic. They've worked and paid taxes here. "They are contributors to our economy, veterans of our military, academic standouts in our universities, and leaders in our parishes and communities".

by | January 15, 2018 | 01:31

President Donald Trump railed against Democrats and the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program on Sunday. He also said he wants a DACA deal to include a merit-based system of immigration and "people who will help take our country to the next level".

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:55

A controversy arose in November 2017 when a publication carried articles, quoting close family members, raising suspicions on his death. "By going through some media reports and everything, (my) family is facing a lot of troubles. Loya's family said that Loya was under pressure over Amit Shah's case and was offered a bribe of Rs 100 crore to manage it. Asked why he changed his stance, Anuj said, "I was only 17 then and it emotionally affected me".

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:28

While in prison, Manning came out as a transgender and changed her first name from Bradley to Chelsea. Her actions made Manning a hero to anti-war and anti-secrecy activists but USA establishment figures branded her a traitor. for "serious case of amnesia" after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics Poll: 4 in 10 Republicans think senior Trump advisers had improper dealings with Russia MORE.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:27

And Trump has made it clear that without money to build it, DACA will die. Democrats are demanding protection for undocumented immigrants brought to the USA as children. The news broke late Thursday afternoon that during a meeting with lawmakers, Trump described some countries in Africa and the Caribbean, like Haiti, as "sh-hole countries".

by | January 14, 2018 | 23:37

At least 28 people were injured and crews performed dozens of rescues. The oldest victim swept away in a California mudslide was Jim Mitchell, who had celebrated his 89th birthday the day before. On Friday, the sheriff's department issued a new mandatory evacuation order for an area of Montecito. The media maven endured minimal home damage compared to other residents, but her heart went out to those who are missing or lost relatives in the mudslide.

by | January 14, 2018 | 23:00

He told ITV's Peston on Sunday: "The single market is dependent on membership of the European Union ". "The US one is obviously culturally and economically significant and important". Within hours, Mr Farage appeared to row back, insisting he didn't want a second referendum and was merely trying to galvanise Leave campaigners to the inevitably of one.

by | January 14, 2018 | 22:58

During a closed-door meeting to discuss the proposal, Trump reportedly questioned why the US would accept more immigrants from Haiti and "shithole countries" in Africa. The tweet came one day after the Trump administration resumed processing young undocumented immigrants' applications to renew their DACA protections.

by | January 14, 2018 | 22:55

Paul added that he knows "personally" about Trump's feelings toward Haiti and Central America because of a medical trip that took place before either one of the men was presidential candidates. Trump allegedly said after being presented with a proposal to restore protections for immigrants from the countries in question. The African Union has expressed its disappointment and outrage over the comments made by US President, Donald Trump, about the continent .

by | January 14, 2018 | 22:29

City's Belgian midfielder Kevin De Bruyne said his team would just focus on their own performance. Pep Guardiola has urged Manchester City to underline their intention to make history this season when the runaway Premier League leaders travel to Liverpool on Sunday.

by | January 14, 2018 | 22:27

In remarks on Twitter , Donald Trump said he did not believe the opposition party truly wanted to negotiate a new arrangement for so-called Dreamers (undocumented migrants brought to the U.S. Lawmakers are trying to combine some form of relief for DACA immigrants along with enhanced border security, including a wall along the Mexican border, sought by Trump.

by | January 14, 2018 | 22:25

It comes after the U.S. president reportedly used the term "shitholes" to refer to Haiti, El Salvador and some African nations in a meeting last Thursday. Regarding Trump's alleged remarks, in a statement to The Washington Post , a White House spokesperson didn't directly address Trump's comments, which haven't been denied by White House officials, but instead defended the president's immigration policy.

by | January 14, 2018 | 22:13

Turkey launched its Euphrates Shield offensive in northern Syria in 2016 to push back Islamic State from its border and block the convergence of the Kurdish-run regions. The sources said the U.S. military completed the training of 400 YPG members, following an announcement from the U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) Commander Gen.

by | January 14, 2018 | 22:08

Susan Collins, R-Maine, said, "These comments are highly inappropriate and out of bounds and could hurt efforts for a bipartisan immigration agreement". Perdue maintained on "This Week" that the focus on what Trump allegedly said was being used to prevent any deals on immigration. "We, along with the President, are committed to solving an issue many in Congress have failed to deliver on for decades".

by | January 14, 2018 | 22:05

Among the issues complicating the funding battle to keep the government running is what to do about "Dreamers", which has remained an open question since the Justice Department announced last fall that it would end the Obama-era program that allowed young people who came to the United States illegally as children to remain in the country.

by | January 14, 2018 | 21:42

Geological Survey (USGS). Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski headed to Arequipa region to inspect the damages caused by a 6.8-magnitude natural disaster in the area. A statement says that tsunami waves reaching 0.3 metres to one metre "above the tide level are possible for some coasts of Peru". Peru is located in the Ring of Fire, which is an area in the Pacific Ocean vulnerable to earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.

by | January 14, 2018 | 21:28

He was on the island when he received the false ballistic missile alert. "We thought maybe it was a flood warning ", said Pettigrew. Hawaii residents received a text on Saturday morning, warning of an impending missile strike but it was later declared a false alarm .

by | January 14, 2018 | 21:24

New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Temperatures will be coldest Tuesday morning with subzero readings widespread. High temperatures will reach the low to mid 20s on Sunday , and the winds begin to shift from the Northwest to the Northeast. South southwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour.

by | January 14, 2018 | 21:19

Officials removed the vehicle from the building Sunday morning. The vehicle hit the center divider and went airborne and landed into the building. One person was able to escape the vehicle, while the second person had to be rescued. The driver is expected to be admitted to a hospital for an evaluation. There was a fire that was quickly extinguished once crews arrived on scene. "It was insane, it really was", witness Daniel Sanchez told NBC LA.

by | January 14, 2018 | 20:52

We still had open shots and we just didn't make them. They didn't play Wooten. Clinging to a 67-66 lead in the fourth quarter, UCLA (12-4, 3-2 Pac-12) got a layup from Canada to spark a 5-0 spurt and hung on from the free-throw line over the final 4 minutes to seal it.

by | January 14, 2018 | 20:50

While my strong distaste for Washington and the political establishment is as fervent as ever, so too is my commitment to advancing the President's agenda for a stronger and more prosperous America. In the wake of Mandel's exit, he committed to investing $5 million of his own money into his race. Gibbons contributed $100,000 to Trump-related groups and he served finance co-chair for Trump's OH campaign, said Chris Schrimpf.

by | January 14, 2018 | 20:33

The Red Cross confirmed that there was only one person wounded in the blast and said he had been transported to hospital in a civilian vehicle. Lebanese security forces imposed a security cordon around the site of the blast. Sidon is home to two of the 12 Palestinian refugee camps in Lebanon. Lebanese news outlets said the blast took place as the Palestinian was getting into his booby-trapped BMW in the area of al-Boustan al-Kabir in Sidon, some 40km south of the Lebanese capital, Beirut.

by | January 14, 2018 | 19:51

The stock traded with the average Volume of 17.43 Million at the end of last session. 109.48 million shares or 0.29% more from 109.17 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. The stock has "Sell" rating by Citigroup on Tuesday, February 23. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 4 by Jefferies. As per Thursday, September 29, the company rating was initiated by Roth Capital.

by | January 14, 2018 | 18:46

Eight years ago, a catastrophic quake struck Haiti . The president of Ghana tweeted Friday morning: "We are certainly not a 'shithole country .' We will not accept such insults, even from a leader of a friendly country, no matter how powerful".

by | January 14, 2018 | 18:43

Though the White House flatly denied the report, given Trump's other colorful language to describe non-white foreigners, it certainly seems credible. And for all of you who over the last few years who have uttered that exhausted, lazy, uninformed, uneducated, ignorant, response of calling me and others who point out racist behavior "racist"? "What was really tough was the outlandish proposal made - a big setback for DACA! ".

by | January 14, 2018 | 17:12

PHIVOLCS raised alert level 2 over Mayon Volcano early Sunday, meaning there is increasing unrest, after the volcano spewed ash on Saturday afternoon. - it lasted approximately 15 minutes based on seismic record. Phivolcs chief Renato Solidum said the volcano may be due for an eruption as it had been displaying abnormal behaviour for several month.

by | January 14, 2018 | 17:07

This holy festival is also known as the phase of transition, as from now onwards days will start becoming longer and nights will become shorter. Makar Sankranti marks the first day of sun's transit into Makara (Capricorn), marking the end of the month with the winter solstice and the start of longer days.

by | January 14, 2018 | 16:19

Tomorrow: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind around 11 miles per hour. Wind chill values as low as 34 early. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northeast wind around 7 miles per hour. East northeast wind 3 to 5 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation is 20%. By Wednesday the sun should come back out and gradually heat up the rest of the week to a high around 33 on Friday .