by | March 25, 2018 | 09:58

A veto would have nearly certainly triggered a partial government shutdown, the third since the start of the year, since many lawmakers left Washington after the legislation won final passage. The bill passed by the House on Thursday and the Senate early on Friday includes only $1.6 billion in funding for a border wall with Mexico, a signature promise that Trump campaigned on.

by | March 25, 2018 | 09:43

After a High Court judge granted the warrant, the officers from UK's information watchdog, entered Cambridge Analytica's London headquarters in less than an hour. The app also allegedly gave Mr Kogan access to the lists of the downloaders' Facebook friends. Dr Kogan is the University of Cambridge professor who developed the app "This Is Your Digital Life" through his company Global Science Research (GSR) in collaboration with Cambridge Analytica.

by | March 25, 2018 | 09:13

The U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs also have irked Japan, America's closest ally in Asia. "This is the first time in a long time that we have a president that knows how to negotiate", James Inhofe , a Republican senator from Oklahoma, told Fox News.

by | March 25, 2018 | 08:53

Whyte zoned in on Browne's eye in Round 2 as he began clubbing Browne with solid overhand rights, particularly on Browne's bloody eye. Whyte, 29, remains first in line to fight the WBC world heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs), but the American is also being linked with a title unification fight with the victor of Anthony Joshua versus Joseph Parker, who meet for the three other versions of the title next Saturday.

by | March 25, 2018 | 08:53

Both comments are peak toxic masculinity: Biden attempted to defend the honor of women with his brawny man strength and Trump responded to violence with more violence. Mission Accomplished, as George W. Bush would say, given how many headlines there were this morning about Biden's economic plan, compared to the number of headlines about a promised Trump vs Biden fist fight.

by | March 25, 2018 | 08:41

The heroic senior police officer who gave his life in exchange for a woman taken hostage in an Islamist terror attack was given the last sacraments as he lay dying in hospital early yesterday by the priest who had been planning to officiate at his wedding.

by | March 25, 2018 | 07:30

Martin Luther King Jr.'s granddaughter channeled the famed civil rights activist in a brief but electrifying appearance at Saturday's March for Our Lives rally. Turner also chanted with the crowd "Now is the time" to "do the right thing". Throughout the speech, Yolanda was holding hands with Jaclyn Corin , a student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where 17 people were killed and many more were wounded in a mass shooting last month.

by | March 25, 2018 | 07:04

Analysts struggled to immediately understand why items such as wine, a product from the Democratic stronghold of California, would make the list but not top US imports such as sorghum and soybeans. 'FIGHT TO THE END'But his actions provoked a belligerent response from China's embassy in Washington , which vowed Beijing would "fight to the end" in any trade war with the United States.

by | March 25, 2018 | 06:42

The auto was reportedly driven into a crowd outside the stadium. The police spokesman confirmed the blast was caused by a vehicle bomb. Photos posted on Twitter purportedly of the explosion showed a huge fire and a thick plume of black smoke rising into the sky.

by | March 25, 2018 | 06:17

The White House granted a temporary reprieve for Canada, Mexico, the European Union, Australia, South Korea, Argentina and Brazil. "So what he has made a decision to do is to pause the imposition of the tariffs with respect to those countries".

by | March 25, 2018 | 06:03

But let's not make the mistake of thinking that Bolton is the real problem here. With fewer "moderating voices" in the White House, however, should Trump seriously consider a military strike on the North, Bolton would likely "enhance Trump's instincts rather than counsel caution", he added.

by | March 25, 2018 | 05:41

In January 2017, Zervos filed a suit in New York State Supreme Court against Trump, arguing that Trump defamed her by denying her account and calling his accusers "liars". It's unclear whether Trump would have to appear at any of the proceedings, but Zervos' lawyers have said they would depose him. When Zervos spoke out in the weeks before the presidential election in 2016, Trump denied her claims.

by | March 25, 2018 | 05:35

A winter weather advisory will be in effect for Henry and Patrick counties and Martinsville from 8 a.m. Saturday through noon Sunday . At this point, 2-4 inches should be expected in Stokes, Rockingham and Caswell and possibly over to Person County with a few pockets possibly getting more.

by | March 25, 2018 | 04:16

In a CNN interview with Laurie Segall , Zuckerberg said he is "really sorry that this happened". "The real challenge here is that Facebook was allowing developers to access the data of people who hadn't explicitly authorized that", he said, adding that the company had "lost sight" of what developers did with the data.

by | March 25, 2018 | 02:42

Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33, were found unconscious on a bench outside a shopping centre in Salisbury on March 4, after they were poisoned. ALSO READ: Did Russia Help Donald Trump Become President? During an emergency UNSC meeting on Wednesday, UK envoy to the UN Jonathan Allen labelled the incident " an unlawful use of force " on the British state by the Russian state, while US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said that Washington holds Russia responsible for the incident.

by | March 25, 2018 | 02:15

The U.S. has complained for years about China's sharp-elbowed trading practices, accusing it of pirating trade secrets, manipulating its currency, forcing foreign companies to hand over technology, and flooding world markets with cheap steel and aluminum that drive down prices and put U.S.

by | March 25, 2018 | 02:07

The girl died in BP Civil Hospital on Saturday morning, where she was admitted in critical condition. The girl succumbed to burn injuries at the Guwahati Medical College and Hospital at night, according to police, reports Hindustantimes.

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:33

The Nasdaq fell 2.4 percent Friday , losing 6.5 percent on the week, weighed down by fading technology stocks. The yield on 10-year Treasuries fell one basis point to 2.82 percent. China on Friday retaliated by disclosing own plans for tariffs on up to $3 billion of USA imports, but also urged the United States to "pull back from the brink".

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:16

Cambridge Analytica received data harvested in an app developed by an independent University of Cambridge academic, which was downloaded by around 270,000 people but scooped up information on up to 50 million people. Investigators were looking at documents and taking photographs and eventually emerged at approximately 2.50am, with a van thought to be carrying evidence leaving from a back exit.

by | March 25, 2018 | 00:59

In his first interview since the scandal broke, the Facebook founder told CNN he was "really sorry". "There are lots of different topics that Congress needs and wants to know about, and the way that we approach it is that our responsibility is to make sure that they have access to all of the information that they need to have".

by | March 24, 2018 | 23:16

Huizenga was the only entrepreneur to build three different Fortune 500 companies and, at one time, owned three sports teams where he lived in South Florida. He eased Pro Football Hall of Famer Don Shula into retirement in early 1996, and Jimmy Johnson, Dave Wannstedt, interim coach Jim Bates, Nick Saban, Cam Cameron and Tony Sporano followed as coach.

by | March 24, 2018 | 23:14

The raft he was in went airborne, hitting a pole and netting created to keep riders from being thrown from the ride. The waterslide has been closed since Caleb's death. Miles turned himself in Friday and appeared before court, pleading not guilty. A jury trial has been scheduled for September 10. On Friday, Schlitterbahn said it was "deeply disappointed" that Mr Miles was being personally charged over the "terrible accident".

by | March 24, 2018 | 22:43

Moscow denied the claim, with the London embassy saying on Twitter: "There was no letter from Sergei Skripal to President Putin to allow him to come back to Russian Federation". A former Russian intelligence officer, Sergei was accused of working for MI6 over several years, in particular disclosing the names of several dozen Russian agents working in Europe.

by | March 24, 2018 | 22:39

On March 22, Trump issued two proclamations enacting the tariffs on steel and aluminum . NPR's Scott Horsley reports. "If a trade war were initiated by the United States, China would fight to the end to defend its own legitimate interests with all necessary measures", the Chinese Embassy in the United States stressed.

by | March 24, 2018 | 22:38

That timetable might allow Irving to return as early as Boston's first-round playoff series, but it seemingly rules out a return during the regular season. The Celtics hold a 4.5 lead over Cleveland for the second seed in the Eastern Conference with only 10 games remaining, so it would take a monumental Celtics collapse down the stretch to lose the spot.

by | March 24, 2018 | 22:12

Rajan, who is in police custody, confessed to the police that he thought that Athhira's marriage with a Dalit youth would bring disrepute to his family. The shocking case of honour killing took place in Kerala's Malappuram district on Thursday. Rajan, a painter by profession, was in inebriated state when he accosted his daughter and threw a tantrum.

by | March 24, 2018 | 22:01

About 20 officials, wearing black jackets with ICO Enforcement on them, arrived at the central London offices of Cambridge Analytica , soon after a High Court judge granted a search warrant sought by the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO).

by | March 24, 2018 | 22:03

JD (S) leaders allege that the returning officer forced two Congress MLAs to change the names of the candidates on the ballot paper. The two Congress members were Revenue Minister Kagodu Thimmappa and Baburao Chinchansur. The 185 votes included the two from JD (S) members who had exercised their franchise before the ruckus erupted. This has left the Congress with just 11 MLAs, far short of at least 30 required to get its candidate elected.

by | March 24, 2018 | 22:00

Republicans would also be wary of overriding a veto by a Republican president . The bill does not address the fate of roughly 700,000 young immigrants known as "Dreamers" who illegally entered the U.S. "DACA recipients have been treated very badly by the Democrats". Democrats and Republicans in recent weeks have sought to negotiate a deal that would grant legal status for undocumented immigrants while also providing funding for Trump's border wall.

by | March 24, 2018 | 20:25

A day after Peru's President Pedro Kuczynski resigned amid corruption allegations, Congress has the next move: Will they accept his resignation or proceed as scheduled , with an impeachment vote? The 79-year-old former Wall Street banker, under fire over his links to Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht, denied allegations of bribe-taking but said his resignation was "the best thing for the country".

by | March 24, 2018 | 19:56

All credible opponents dropped out in January, citing intimidation by the authorities after the main challenger was jailed. The media in Egypt have been under close scrutiny in the lead-up to the elections, in which Mr Sisi is the main choice on the ballot paper.

by | March 24, 2018 | 19:23

The liaison reportedly began while O'Day, formerly of MTV's " Making the Band 3 ", was a competitor - and Trump an "adviser" - on Season 5 of NBC's " Celebrity Apprentice ", the show that helped cement the Trump family brand. In the song, O'Day sings the repeated line "I hate me for loving you, hate you for letting our love die". "And you want to go back and live in the life that you had have forever?" In the photo posted to O'Day's Twitter account, her feet can be seen being covered by a ...

by | March 24, 2018 | 19:15

Investigators with Britain's information commissioner searched the London headquarters of Cambridge Analytica on Friday amid reports that the firm harvested the personal data of millions of Facebook users as part of a campaign to influence the US 2016 presidential elections.

by | March 24, 2018 | 19:07

At least one good thing has come from all this tragedy - the students of Parkland are bonding together in a movement called "Never Again". Korsten said she hopes the school district will reverse its decision. Her quick-thinking teacher crammed 15 students into a tiny bathroom off the classroom, saving all of their lives and her own. Meredith Gibson, 14, an eighth-grader from Iowa, said schools would be safer with armed teachers.

by | March 24, 2018 | 18:54

And having kicked down any permanent solution to government spending since September 2017, and now on their fifth short-term spending bill, Congress's more permanent funding package will carry them through to the start of the new fiscal year on September 30.