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by | January 18, 2018 | 22:19

The Department of Homeland Security announced that it would be prohibiting people from Haiti, Belize and Samoa from getting H-2A and H-2B visas. The Trump administration has ended a program that helps employ Haitians who came to the US after a devastating 2010 natural disaster.

by | January 18, 2018 | 22:15

The state governments had banned the films saying exhibiting it would lead to law and order problems. The case was heard by a bench of Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra, Justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud. "If states are banning a film, then it destroys the federal structure". Bogged down by incessant bans by many states, Padmaavat makers moved to Supreme Court for relief and finally, they can breathe a sigh of relief.

by | January 18, 2018 | 21:48

The company said after the decision it needed time to evaluate the decision and line up potential customers. Company has concluded an open season for the pipeline project with roughly 500,000 barrels per day of firm, 20-year commitments. "The Keystone XL pipeline will never be built", said Bold Nebraska founder Jane Kleeb. TransCanada has said it still needs to gets permits to cross land held by the U.S.

by | January 18, 2018 | 21:41

It was believed to be the first time Robert Mueller , the special counsel leading the investigation, had used a subpoena to compel a witness to appear and led to intense speculation about his motives. "This is part of a judicially recognised process that goes back decades". Dershowitz stressed on "America's Newsroom" that the White House cannot assert executive privilege over matters that happened in the campaign; it can only assert executive privilege on things that occurred after ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 21:39

Police previously said that the baby was crying when it was first transported to hospital. The baby is in hospital in critical condition. Toronto police surround a commercial building in North York after a newborn baby was found abandoned on January 16, 2018.

by | January 18, 2018 | 21:10

If Congress doesn't pass a bill approving more money by midnight on Friday, most federal agencies will be forced to stop operations. Democratic Sen. Trump ended the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals , or DACA, late a year ago but gave Congress until March 5 to pass legislation extending the initiative created by Obama .

by | January 18, 2018 | 20:56

Speaking at an event in New Delhi , Gen Rawat acknowledged that in a "democratic country people would not like it, but they have to take a call on whether they want a safe and secure environment and whether they were willing to accept curbs temporarily so terrorism can be dealt with", according to The Indian Express .

by | January 18, 2018 | 20:45

State officials say Wisconsin's unemployment rate has never been below 3 percent, and that it's never been that low for the month of December. Economists had expected an unemployment rate of 5.4%. This implies that the strength in employment is drawing more people into the jobs market. The unemployment rate had been expected to hold steady at 5.4%.

by | January 18, 2018 | 20:41

A former United States diplomat has described Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi's statement to support 2008 Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed as "alarming". We can't ignore them". He said the government believed that the people of Fata needed to be brought to the mainstream by launching a comprehensive development programme.

by | January 18, 2018 | 20:33

She says there are many examples of health workers refusing care on religious grounds, including a nurse who didn't want to provide post-operative care to a woman who had an abortion , a pediatrician who declined to see a child because his parents were lesbians and a fertility doctor who didn't want to provide services to a lesbian couple.

by | January 18, 2018 | 19:28

Three people have been killed by falling trees or debris in the Netherlands as a fierce storm tears across northern Europe, according to BBC. Flag carrier KLM already had scrapped more than 200 flights before the storm . In Amsterdam , a man had a narrow escape when a tree was blown over onto his scooter. The port of Ghent has been closed because of the high winds that are lashing Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany.

by | January 18, 2018 | 19:16

The couple said they were unable to conduct a ceremony in their church in the Chilean capital, Santiago, after it was damaged in an natural disaster in 2010. They said Yes, gave the Pope Podest's ring and asked Cueto if he would be a witness. Below, their marriage certificate drawn up by cardinals who accompanied the Pope on his flight.

by | January 18, 2018 | 19:09

A day after urging British Prime Minister Theresa May to reverse Brexit before it happens in March 2019, the head of the European Union's executive arm said the United Kingdom can always re-apply for membership after departing. "They would also have and maintain rights to be joined by family members, such as elderly dependent relatives and children, including family members from outside the European Union".

by | January 18, 2018 | 18:51

Though requiring Medicaid recipients to work is seen by some as a way to both nudge people into the workforce and decrease the number of Medicaid recipients, a Kaiser Family Foundation study found almost eight in 10 non-disabled adults on Medicaid are already in working families and most are working themselves.

by | January 18, 2018 | 18:44

Marshall's task force, three officers were shot, including a Harrisburg police officer, who was wounded, bravely returned fire and critically injured the gunman. ET Thursday. Active scene at Mulberry Street & 17th Street. The shooting happened in a residential Harrisburg neighborhood. There is no current danger to the public, Chardo said.

by | January 18, 2018 | 18:35

Democrats , who have been pushing for an augmentation of CHIP, should choose on the off chance that they'll vote for the medical coverage program while voting to strip subsidizing for Obamacare. Rep. Ben Ray Lujan of New Mexico, who is leading Democrats' House campaign effort, said there is a "clear path to a majority", something he said he never saw in 2016.

by | January 18, 2018 | 18:32

During the briefing, CNN medical analyst Dr. Sanjay Gupta specifically asked Jackson whether Trump had heart disease to which he replied, "No, he does not have heart disease". Jackson accused doctors who have tried to diagnose Trump from afar of performing "tabloid psychiatry". 'I guess they all realized they're going to have to leave it to a president that scored the highest on tests.

by | January 18, 2018 | 18:16

Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell said he was more focussed on producing a bill that Trump would not veto. Democratic Representative Raul Grijalva left the meeting saying he was not "terribly optimistic" about getting a deal with the White House.

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:55

The Sac Actun System, now the largest in the world, has a length of 347 kilometres of flooded cave, approximately the distance between Cancun and Chetumal. "Without a doubt, it's the most important submerged archaeological site in the world", de Anda said, according to Mexico Daily News . Some cenotes acquired particular religious significance to the Maya, whose descendants continue to inhabit the region.

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:33

The London housing market continues to display a lack of momentum in December, with dipped buyer interest, according to the December 2017 RICS UK Residential Market Survey. Northern Ireland respondents indicated that prices here continued on an upward curve in December, and local surveyors remain amongst the most optimistic in the United Kingdom regarding the near-term price outlook.

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:32

The phenomenon occurs when a storm's barometric pressure drops by 24 millibars in 24 hours. "It's more snow than we thought we were going to get". "Snow accumulations are now expected to be about 1" or less across the northern areas to a dusting farther south with all precipitation ending during the late afternoon, early evening western areas, and during the evening at the coast", the briefing states.

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:28

The drone dropped the flotation device to the swimmers . They were able to grab onto the floatation device and swim to shore. A government official confirmed the rescue took only 70 seconds, compared to the average six minutes it would take for a lifeguard to reach the swimmers.

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:27

The girl was identified as Sabity, who was in cross-border firing in the Pindi Charkan village of Arnia, an official told the Greater Kashmir . The incident took place in R S Pura sector in Jammu district. On Wednesday night, Pakistan violated ceasefire along the International Border (IB) and resorted to unprovoked shelling and firing, to which Indian troops retaliated.

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:19

Dr. Ronald Petersen, an Alzheimer's expert at the prestigious Mayo Clinic, said he could not comment specifically on the president's cognitive health. "I mean I walk, I this, I that", Trump said. In general, though, Jackson was upbeat about Trump's physical condition, prompting questions about how a septuagenarian man with such seemingly poor habits, including little apparent exercise apart from golfing (while driving in carts) and an affinity for greasy fast food, could fare so well in a ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:10

Earlier it was reported that a four-member of the Election Commission had visited the three Poll-bound states to formulate a final evaluation. The Model Code of Conduct comes into effect in all three states from today. Nagaland is under the Naga people's Front and both the parties will want to win a majority in the election. The election in the states will create political parties to dig deeper for the agendas, which they did not care till they were in power but during the election, it ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:48

May said U.K. -French summit "will underline that we remain committed to defending our people and upholding our values as liberal democracies in the face of any threat, whether at home or overseas". The deployment of three RAF Chinook helicopters to provide logistic support to French troops tackling extremists across Africa's Sahel region is part of broader counter-terrorism and military efforts there by the United Nations, the EU and the African Union.

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:19

The U.S. State Department announced on Tuesday it was withholding $ 65 million in aid to Palestine. While saying the decision would sustain schools and health services, State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert echoed Trump in calling on other nations to provide more money because he believes the USA pays more than its share.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:56

The nine countries voting "no" were the US, Israel , Guatemala, Honduras, Micronesia, Nauru, Palau, Marshall Islands and Togo. Among the members voting in favor of the resolution were several longtime USA allies, including the United Kingdom, Germany, France and Japan.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:24

It's incredible how such an old woman still has the energy and spunk whenever she appears on television. After being showered with birthday wishes, perhaps White will return the favor with some Deadpool 2 promotion down the line. White began acting in 1945 and has appeared in many movies and television shows throughout her career and has grown into beloved pop-culture icon. How awesome do you think Betty White is? Those of you who've been reading my column for years are well aware of ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:10

Cape Town, this is the moment where we can bring about the fundamental behaviour change that is needed to save us all from running out of water. "Only if all Capetonians reduce their daily use down to 87 litres or less, and the City implements the necessary projects, will we avoid Day Zero ", reads a statement on the City of Cape Town's water dashboard.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:04

Addressing the parliamentary committee on digital culture and media, Milner said Facebook will revisit historical data and review allegations of Russian meddling. presidential election. The IRA spent roughly $100,000 on thousands of ads that reached over 10 million Facebook users. Collins, who is investigating the role of fake news and online misinformation in the United Kingdom, argued at the time that Facebook hadn't looked hard enough.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:03

Dole was honored for his decades of service to the country. The President joined Republican and Democratic leaders in praising the 94-year-old former Republican presidential nominee on Capitol Hill Wednesday, four months after signing into law the bill awarding Dole the medal in recognition of his service to the United States "as a soldier, legislator and statesman".

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:47

Before that, he worked at Auburn along with Rhett Lashlee, who resigned after one year as the Huskies' offensive coordinator to take the same job at SMU two weeks ago. "The University of Texas and Longhorn Football speak for themselves in terms of history, tradition and pride in college football", Hand said. "Though we haven't worked together or personally met before discussing our position, Herb is someone I've admired since our teams played each other at Rice and Tulsa", Herman said in a ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:46

The fresh United Nations sanctions were passed in response to Kim's ballistic missile tests in the Sea of Japan. "He can do a lot", Trump said of Putin. "It gets worse with each step they take". Despite the insults and bloodcurdling threats he's traded with Kim Jong-un, he suggested in an interview that the two leaders could have a positive relationship.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:44

The crash happened in August of 2017, but one of the fishermen has just released the video after filing a lawsuit against the other boater, Fox News reports . According to the Clatsop County Sheriff's Office, Maess and his two passengers were treated at Columbia Memorial Hospital for non-life threatening injuries.