by | January 25, 2018 | 12:06

McConnell made an effort to assure Democrats that their key issue, amnesty for illegal aliens, would be taken up as long as the government remains open. "We will vote today to reopen the government ". But whatever the political victory for the Republicans is, it's probably a short-term one because when the conversation was about shutting down the government on behalf of people in the country illegally, Democrats were losing the debate.

by | January 25, 2018 | 12:01

President Trump struck an optimistic tone on Twitter after he signed a bill to reopen the government late Monday night after a 69-hour federal government shutdown that led to Senate Democrats backing off their opposition. Dick Durbin , D-Ill., said on NBC's "Meet The Press". Now there is a real pathway to get a bill on the floor and through the Senate. There have been four government shutdowns since 1990.

by | January 25, 2018 | 11:12

The Senate will vote early on Monday on whether to advance a measure to fund the government through February 8, unless Democrats agree to hold it sooner, McConnell said on Saturday . The White House put out a brief statement Sunday detailing the president's activities, saying the administration was hard at work. Moderate Republican Senator Susan Collins said a group of as many as 22 senators were discussing alternatives, though the details were "in flux".

by | January 25, 2018 | 11:12

The Trump administration slapped sanctions Wednesday on North Korean financial and business networks in China and Russian Federation as it pushed to cut off revenues for the increasingly isolated nation's nuclear and missile programs. "But we are working hard to make sure that does not happen", said Pompeo about whether the Central Intelligence Agency could guarantee it could block and track any clandestine cooperation.

by | January 25, 2018 | 10:55

Strivr said that its training can result in 10 percent better performance, 20 percent faster reaction time, and 30 percent increase in a recall of topics in sports settings. They are scored on speed, quality of turns and the tricks they do. The U.S. team took advantage of 2016 pit stop in South Korea during the World Cup to gather its footage, sending one of its coaches barreling down the Jeongseon course over and over again, armed with a 360-degree video camera.

by | January 25, 2018 | 10:38

The investigation into allegations of links between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation is being carried out by Special Counsel Robert Mueller . Trump, earlier, had hinted that it "seems unlikely " that he would allow Mueller to "interview" him. "When we start politicizing our branch of government that deals with prosecuting and investigating crimes, then our democracy starts to crumble", Wehle said.

by | January 25, 2018 | 10:20

Barely four-days, after Taliban targeted Afghanistan capital Kabul killing 18 citizens and injured 22 others, one more city in the country, witnessed terrorist attack early on Wednesday morning. Insurgents armed with Kalashnikovs and suicide vests attacked the landmark Intercontinental Hotel, going from room to room searching for foreigners during the more than 12-hour ordeal.

by | January 25, 2018 | 10:14

Speaking to ANI, TMC leader Sukhendu Sekhar Roy said "No government till now has been able to prove Netaji's aircraft crashed or he died there". Dr. He also added we bow to this great personality on his Jayanti. In order to escape arrest, Bose boarded a plane which crashed in Taiwan resulting in his death on August 18, 1945.

by | January 25, 2018 | 09:57

One West Country Conservative MP said to me last night that the "sands are shifting" in relation to spending more money on our health service, although they expressed their frustration about how slow the Government is being at reacting to the problems.

by | January 25, 2018 | 09:35

Kamala Harris, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren were among those who voted no on a procedural measure to advance the funding bill. The linchpin in the Senate agreement on Monday was a guarantee from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to consider legislation to codify the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA ) immigration program.

by | January 25, 2018 | 09:38

Opinion polls suggest the former leftist leader would win October's general elections comfortably. Many argue that sidelining him could anger millions of his supporters and shake the country's political stability. If the ruling is upheld, the panel of three judges has the power to start proceedings that could send the 72-year-old to jail. "Given that no crime was committed, the only decision these three judges can make is that Judge Moro made a mistake in his sentence", said da Silva.

by | January 25, 2018 | 09:24

White House counsel Don McGahn learned of the meeting from former acting Attorney General Sally YatesSally Caroline YatesFBI chief moves to fill key posts The Trump Presidency: Year One Sally Yates: I wouldn't have done anything differently MORE , according to the network.

by | January 25, 2018 | 08:58

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York, speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington , Friday, July 28, 2017, after the Republican-controlled Senate was unable to fulfill their political promise to repeal and replace "Obamacare".

by | January 25, 2018 | 08:47

CBS Denver reports hundreds of law enforcement officers lined up in a procession for the fallen deputy outside the hospital where he was treated. Sky9 video shows multiple police cruisers at what remains active scene. Deputies are asking the public to avoid the area of East 88th Avenue and Dawson Street as a large perimeter has been set up to search for the suspect.

by | January 25, 2018 | 07:34

The Senator announced on Tuesday that she is expecting her second child due this spring. She was elected to the Senate as a Democrat in November 2016 after serving two terms in the House, making her the first Asian-American woman to be elected to Congress from IL.

by | January 25, 2018 | 07:33

Secretary of Defense James Mattis on Wednesday expressed his thanks to Vietnamese officials for their country's support of sanctions against North Korea. Mattis was in Indonesia to fix ties with the country's armed forces following abuses under the dictatorial regime of Hajji Suharto during the 1990s.

by | January 25, 2018 | 07:12

Hailing from Warangal town of Telangana, Shiva sustained injuries on his head and hands. He also ignored the blaring horn of the speeding train which eventually hit him. "Despite the severity of the impact in the video, he escaped largely unhurt as the locopilot applied the emergency brakes and slowed the train", said Bharatnagar Railway Protection Inspector Sudhakar Rao.

by | January 25, 2018 | 07:03

A new opinion poll released Tuesday showed U.S. Republicans to be far more supportive of Israel than Democrats. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu remains a particularly divisive force. Democrats didn't reject Israel for the Palestinians, however. "We call upon Israel to comply with global laws by immediately ending its 50-year colonial occupation and apartheid policies against the Palestinian people and dismantle the illegal wall and the related infrastructures located inside the OPT and ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 07:01

Officials in the city and state defended their policies in letters to the DOJ in December. Sessions has previously threatened to cut off Justice Department grants to so-called sanctuary cities until they certify they are in compliance with federal immigration laws.

by | January 25, 2018 | 06:52

Libya and Rwanda were locked at 0-0 during the half-time break. Substitute Elmutasem Abushnaf struck a dramatic stoppage-time victor as Libya progressed to the quarter-finals of the African Nations Championship at the expense of Rwanda in Morocco.

by | January 25, 2018 | 06:51

Reached for comment, a Planned Parenthood spokesman said Richards "plans to discuss 2018 and the next steps for Planned Parenthood's future at the upcoming board meeting" late next week. Her background was in politics, not health care. On average, Planned Parenthood carried out 320,000 abortions each year during Richards' tenure. The 60-year-old president is now working on a memoir, titled " Making Trouble ", which is set to release in April.

by | January 25, 2018 | 06:50

Philadelphia is the second USA city to announce its intent to establish safe injection sites . Since, Philadelphia has witnessed the highest numbers of deaths than any large city in the United States, as in 2017, over 1,200 people deadly overdosed drugs in Philadelphia , which is a death rate one thirds more than that of in 2016.

by | January 25, 2018 | 06:51

President Trump will unveil a new "legislative framework" on immigration Monday, as the White House and congressional Democrats try to resolve their differences on the politically charged issue and avoid the possibility of another government shutdown.

by | January 25, 2018 | 06:41

Senate Majority Leader Ginny Burdick, whose district includes Tigard, said she was pleased by Tuesday's results . "When people's health care is on the line, folks are going to come out of the woodwork to make sure this thing passes", he said.

by | January 25, 2018 | 06:39

Global observers, principally from the European Union (EU), will be invited to monitor the elections as the country seeks to entrench its democracy, he said. President Mnangagwa said his Government would work on embracing the worldwide community and would also expect the global community to do the same to Zimbabwe.

by | January 25, 2018 | 06:01

Vice President Mike Pence came to the floor to break the tie and voted in favor of Brownback's nomination. "We are deeply disappointed that the Senate has chosen to confirm Brownback's nomination". HRC previously called on the Senate to oppose Brownback's nomination. Pence arrived in the chamber Wednesday afternoon and cast the final vote to cut off debate on Brownback's nomination.

by | January 25, 2018 | 05:59

The Spanish crime of rebellion has no exact equivalent in Belgium - a fact which led Spanish authorities to drop the arrest warrant against Puigdemont in December. Brussels authorities would have sent Puigdemont to Spain on charges of misuse of public funds, but not on charges of rebellion. Puigdemont's own party, PDeCAT, said in a statement that Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy should "not stand in the way", as Puigdemont was "the only candidate" with majority support and that "this is ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 05:54

He also urged the country's National Electoral Council to "fix the earliest possible date" to hold the election . The opposition has been using those talks to push for guarantees that voting will be free and fair, with the participation of independent foreign monitors.

by | January 25, 2018 | 05:50

In one of its typically bombastic statements , the state-run Korean Central News Agency scoffed at the US for the January 13 alert Hawaii's Emergency Management Agency accidentally sent out to residents stating a ballistic missile was heading to the island.

by | January 25, 2018 | 05:38

Of course, there is little evidence that is actually the case, but it is in keeping with the Pentagon's long-standing determination to preclude the idea of civilian casualties before taking any serious look at the identities of their airstrikes, and then dismiss any reports that emerge later as "not credible".

by | January 25, 2018 | 05:27

He was speaking in Davos, a day after Washington imposed steel import tariffs on washing machines and solar panels, billed as a way to protect American jobs by President Donald Trump, who is widely expected to take further action on steel, aluminium and intellectual property.

by | January 25, 2018 | 05:24

Mr. Raut was in the city to meet Sena leaders and workers in Pimpri, Chinchwad and Bhosari after the party's decision to go it alone in the 2019 Parliamentary and Assembly polls. The Sena announcement came on the 92nd birth anniversary of the Shiv Sena founder-supremo, the late Bal Thackeray, who died on November 17, 2012. The Sena has been playing the role of the opposition from the treasury benches and has over the past few months issued a number of veiled threats of withdrawing support to ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 05:18

The RBI had late previous year put many PSBs under ( PCA ) framework due to their weak balance sheets, high non-performing assets (NPAs) and negative return on assets among other things. Kumar says bank recapitalisation dependent on performance and reforms; loans above Rs 250 crore will undergo special monitoring. Making a pitch for responsible banking, Kumar said that banks would need to have a minimum 10 per cent exposure for consortium loans.

by | January 25, 2018 | 04:56

In January alone, internet bots have opposed Trump critic Mitt Romney's decision to run as senator for Utah, blamed the government shutdown on congressional Democrats, and are now backing a campaign to publish a classified memo about bias in the Trump-Russia investigation.

by | January 25, 2018 | 04:52

Gabriel. "Uh, oh, can't be a sanctuary city person, I know". What do Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, who helms a majority-black city that gave Trump a resounding " fuck no " in 2016, and Warren Mayor Jim Fouts, an alleged racist who runs a city where 43 percent of voters supported Trump, have in common? "I will not be attending that meeting", he said.