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by | January 23, 2018 | 00:23

Elsewhere, Yellowstone National Park remained opened , but across the country in NY, the nation's most famous monuments to immigration - the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island - were closed. Access to Yellowstone National Park's south entrance will continue, including staging and winter services that are now available at Headwaters Lodge at Flagg Ranch.

by | January 23, 2018 | 00:01

Donald Trump , on the other hand, responded to the demonstrations with a tweet calling out women protesters for ignoring the tremendous economic growth that has taken place in the country under his leadership. "Voting is how we prove that our country is so much bigger and kinder than one man that is in the White House", she said , referencing President Trump .

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:59

The Falcons were the last team in the group to appear in a Super Bowl, playing against the Patriots in Super Bowl LI. The Vikings had visions of winning the NFC championship game and going on to host Super Bowl LII in their own stadium .

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:53

Apple announced it has partnered with Malala Yousafzai and her nonprofit organization the Malala Fund to help extend education funding programs to India and Latin America. Malala Yousafzai has become the face of education for girls across the world because of her ongoing efforts to empower girls. The initial goal is to provide more than 100,000 girls with secondary education opportunities.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:45

This battle pits one of the NCAA's top offenses against one of its elite defensesOhio State ranks 47th in effective field goal percentage (0.551), while Nebraska is 32nd in effective field goal percentage allowed (0.464). At 14-7 on the year, Nebraska finds themselves at fifth in the Big Ten. Looking past the Ohio State game, the Husker schedule reveals that none of their remaining opponents are now ranked in the Top 25, and it seems highly unlikely that any of them would make the jump later ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:36

It's said that Bhavana and Naveen will be hosting their wedding reception at Lulu Convention Center in Thrissur for their close industry friends. It was a closed affair at a Thrissur temple. The couple was seen having a blast while their Mehendi was attended by celebs like Remya Nambeeshan and Mrudula Murali and singer Sayanora Philip. Bhavana and Naveen have been in a relationship for the past four years.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:36

The internet search engine and technology giant marks Soviet filmmaker Sergei Eisenstein's 120th birth anniversary with a black and white doodle on its home page . "In his life, Eisenstein only produced seven films, but these works demonstrated the techniques that he helped create", reported Inverse , continuing, "The 1925 film " Strike " features a famous scene where strike suppression is mixed with cattle slaughtering".

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:21

Have a message for the White House during the government shutdown? "We were one of the very few White House offices that were not political", Martin said . "This is 100% on Trump and Republicans", said Twitter user @RepWillBailey . However, U.S. President Donald J. Trump has taken a stand along with the Republicans and voices out nearly the same message that was recorded on the White House's answering machine.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:54

The Rajput Karni Sena which has led protests against the release of the movie has vowed to burn theatres that screen Padmaavat . The court, however, agreed to hear the applications tomorrow. With swords in their hands, the women carried out heated protest on the roads of Rajasthan, threatening to commit "jauhar" or mass self-immolation a day before the movie releases.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:38

Military will still go to work, the border will still be patrolled, fire folks will be fighting the fires and the parks will be open. "DemocratShutdown. In further embarrassment for Mr Trump on the anniversary of his inauguration, hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets of USA cities to march against the president and his policies.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:20

They succeeded, securing 13 of 18 seats in a state where registered Democratic voters outnumber Republicans 5 to 4. The ruling comes the same month a three-judge federal panel ruled that North Carolina's congressional map is unconstitutional because it was drawn primarily with political motives in mind.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:17

Turkish prosecutors have launched an investigation into unverified photos shared on social media, claimed to have been taken in Afrin , purportedly showing that the offensive inflicted civilian injuries, TRT state broadcaster reported . " Turkey is capable and determined to eliminate every kind of threat against it", Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Twitter soon after receiving a call from U.S.

by | January 22, 2018 | 22:09

After Egypt , Pence is due to visit Jordan and Israel , where he is expected to meet Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and address the Knesset. Trump notably said in his speech that the USA remained open to a two-state solution, using similar language to Pence. The Palestinians have ruled out such recognition, saying it would disadvantage Israel's Arab minority.

by | January 22, 2018 | 21:56

In a response letter to FBI Director Christopher Wray, Johnson wanted to know why the FBI did not preserve the text messages from the missing the five month period. Strzok and Page were significant players in the Clinton and Trump investigations. On the last day of the five-month time period, Robert Mueller was appointed to serve as Special Counsel on the Russian Federation investigation.

by | January 22, 2018 | 21:51

Her condition hasn't been released. "Our staff acted as trained and addressed the situation the best way they could". A suspected shooter was in custody on Monday after opening fire at a Texas high school, police said. A message left with the Italy Independent School District was not immediately returned. ECSO posted to Facebook an update saying students, under police guard, were being moved as the investigation continues.

by | January 22, 2018 | 20:00

Bush's administration". The poll results infer that president trump has a median approval rating of just 39% since he took office barely a year ago. 'I think a lot of respondents when they're being asked this, the first thing that's top of mind is the leader of the country, ' Gallup's global managing partner, Jon Clifton, told POLITICO ".

by | January 22, 2018 | 19:21

The United States is "keenly aware of the legitimate security concerns of Turkey, a member of the Global Coalition and a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally", the USA military statement said. Turkish army units shelled Kurdish positions around Afrin on Thursday while convoys of tanks, armoured personnel carriers and busloads of troops arrived at the border overnight, according to footage from CNN-Turk television.

by | January 22, 2018 | 18:46

Now the two teams will meet again for the first T20I of three-match series at Westpac Stadium in Wellington on Monday. "Obviously winning the toss on that wicket and then coming out and taking early wickets was the plan and we were able to do that.

by | January 22, 2018 | 18:32

In a major blow to the central government in Madrid, separatist parties once again won an absolute majority in the Catalan regional parliament in a snap election in December. Puigdemont and the rest of his ousted government have been charged with rebellion, sedition and misuse of public funds. The 55-year-old did not make any statement on arrival at Copenhagen Airport or talk to reporters, Danish news agency Ritzau reported.

by | January 22, 2018 | 12:20

He also said that the United States was "committed to continue to respect Jordan's role" as the custodian of Muslim holy sites in Jerusalem . "Jerusalem is crucial to peace, and to effectively combat some of causes of Islamic radicalization", warned Abdullah II after a cold encounter with Pence in Amman.

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:43

The US-backed alliance, which also includes the United Arab Emirates, said in a statement it would operate an air bridge to Marib, set up 17 overland corridors for aid deliveries and lead the expansion of additional Yemeni ports to receive humanitarian and essential cargo.

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:38

The Sydney's south, firefighters are now battling an out-of-control blaze in the Royal National Park. "There are a number of boats being utilised by surf lifesavers, NSW Police Force and some private citizens that are picking some people up from beaches in the area", RFS spokesman James Morris told AAP during the drama.

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:39

In two weeks, it will be Brady, the greatest quarterback in National Football League history , going up against Eagles backup Nick Foles , who somehow guided the Eagles to the biggest game of their lives after MVP candidate Carson Wentz went down with a season-ending knee injury in December.

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:30

The actual team of North Korean athletes taking part could be in single figures. They will be accompanied by 24 coaches and 21 media representatives. However, to maintain fairness for opponents, only 22 can suit up for each game. "The Moon Jae-in administration has given up the PyeongChang Winter Olympics and declared it the Pyongyang Olympics", Rep.

by | January 22, 2018 | 10:59

Fire officials say when they arrived on scene they saw smoke coming from a corridor located next to the entrance of JCPenney . A bomb exploded in the entryway of a JC Penney at a Florida Mall on Sunday evening, police have said. Officials say a third "suspicious item" was found near a movie theater at the mall but it presented no danger. The mall was evacuated. Police are now searching for a middle-aged white male seen wearing a grey shirt and hat who has been deemed a person of ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 10:45

On Sunday, January 21, 2018, Environment Canada issued a statement saying that the freezing rain threat is less severe for Monday morning now, though we can still expect some drizzling and there is a fog advisory in effect. The freezing rain will likely turn to rain Monday night in most areas, but areas including Montreal and Ottawa could continue to see freezing rain on Tuesday.

by | January 22, 2018 | 10:46

As of today, over 27,000 people have been evacuated around the volcano that is best known for its perfectly shaped cone. "The public is reminded not to panic", Phivolcs Director Renato Solidum said in an interview on CNN Philippines. Mayon was placed under Alert Level 3, meaning an "increased tendency toward eruption", early this week after it stared ejecting pyroclastic material and lava.

by | January 22, 2018 | 10:40

Dangal managed to earn $12 million in its opening weekend, whereas Secret Superstar exceeded the opening day total the very next day. "He wrote, " #SecretSuperstar continues its dominance with an EXTRAORDINARY Day 2 [Sat] in China . Check out Taran Adarsh's tweet below! With this revenue-sharing slot, Aamir Khan and AKP will receive 25% of the gross box office revenue the film collects during its run.

by | January 22, 2018 | 09:52

Over the a year ago, that anger has only grown, which is evident in the most recent round of polling which shows Trump with an approval rating of just 35 percent. Right now, thousands are in Las Vegas for the central event, a " Power to the Polls " rally that is launching a voter registration tour . She also insisted that "every politician and legislator needs to be put on notice", emphasizing: "We are not going away.

by | January 22, 2018 | 09:24

The Senate Minority Leader agreed to support funding for Trump's border wall and for a huge increase in military spending. Trump rejected the deal through his Chief of Staff, John Kelly, who said the offer to fund a wall was not enough. Some Democrats complain about E-verify, saying it has some errors and saying they won't accept any new interior enforcement until most illegal immigrants are legalized.

by | January 22, 2018 | 05:46

In December, Iraqi authorities reportedly detained eight women from Germany, suspecting them of participation in Daesh activities. About 30,000 troops from the Iraqi Armed Forces, Kurdish Peshmerga fighters and Shia militias participated in the Mosul liberation operation, begun in October 2016.

by | January 22, 2018 | 05:39

Party insiders said the Central Committee resolution marked yet another victory of former party General Secretary Prakash Karat and his loyalists, who are strongly opposed to any truck with the Congress because of its "fondness for neo-liberal and pro-capitalist policies".

by | January 22, 2018 | 05:32

The Defense Department will continue its mission to defend the people of the United States , American allies and US vital interests around the world during the government shutdown that began at midnight, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis, however, said that the United States has lost its "competitive edge ... in every domain of warfare" and now has an "overstretched and under-resourced military" created by ongoing conflicts in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria, technological change and defence ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 05:16

Trump had repeatedly promised during his campaign, and over the course of his first year in office, that the USA would build a massive border wall and that Mexico would pay for it. "What worries me is that word 'directly, '" he said. Trump , nevertheless, suggested Mexico won't be paying for the wall as quickly or directly as he said during the campaign, saying that America's southern neighbor might fund the barrier " indirectly " and over a long period of time .

by | January 22, 2018 | 04:54

Trump's critics have openly questioned his mental health and an explosive book on his presidency published earlier this month described aides as having doubts about his fitness for office. meeting. The latest cruel and small-minded remarks by the president are contemptible, as is any attempt to spin them as candour or straight talk. Trump wasn't apologetic and denied he was racist, said the confidant, who wasn't authorized to disclose a private conversation and spoke on condition of ...