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World News Trump Takes Hard Line On Immigration, Rejects
Author: 0 Trump Takes Hard Line On Immigration, Rejects "Horrible" Bipartisan Plan

Thus, the strategy was created to produce either a win with virtually no GOP concessions, or a government shutdown that could pretty cleanly be blamed on Democrats . Many federal agencies would therefore be forced to close and government workers would be unable to work. "The government stays open if they want it to stay open and shuts down if they want it to shut down", he said.

World News Israeli Forces Kill Palestinian Allegedly Responsible for Death of Settler
Author: 0 Israeli Forces Kill Palestinian Allegedly Responsible for Death of Settler

The Palestinian-led "Free the Tamimis" campaign said Ahed Tamimi was trying to drive the soldiers out of her courtyard shortly after troops shot and gravely injured a boy named Nabi Salah during a protest in their village. "I found no alternative other than to order her detention in custody until the end of proceedings", the judge ruled . "In particular we question her continued pre-trial detention." said Heenan.

World News Trump's nuclear button tweet spasm of a lunatic: N. Korea
Author: 0 Trump's nuclear button tweet spasm of a lunatic: N. Korea

His comments came as he said Labour's attempts to stop Mr Trump visiting Britain were "extremely odd", insisting the United States president would visit "in due course". But he said that North Korea is also determined to make the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea a success. Even so, debate within the US administration over whether to give more active consideration to military options, such as a pre-emptive strike on a North Korean nuclear or missile site, has lost ...

World News Selfie held vital clue in murder case
Author: 0 Selfie held vital clue in murder case

However, detectives trawling the pair's social media posts spotted the selfie taken hours before the murder, which showed Antoine wearing an identical belt to the one used to strangle her friend. Antoine accepted responsibility for strangling Gargol after getting into an argument with her during a night of drinking but said she did not remember the incident.

World News Trump's Chief Of Staff: Trump's Immigration Promises 'Uninformed'
Author: 0 Trump's Chief Of Staff: Trump's Immigration Promises 'Uninformed'

After serving as homeland security secretary and commander of USA military forces in Latin America, Kelly told lawmakers that he has helped Trump "evolve on issues of the wall". Watch above via Fox News . "I worked to get the six-month extension of DACA". "I ordered that. I managed that". Another Democrat, Representative Luis, Gutierrez, said Kelly told them that "there were statements made about the wall that were not informed statements".

World News Fishermen Dive Into Freezing Water Before Terrifying Motorboat Crash
Author: 0 Fishermen Dive Into Freezing Water Before Terrifying Motorboat Crash

The incident that happened in August 2017 was captured on a GoPro camera, which shows Bryan Maess diving into the water seconds before the 31-feet motorboat of Marlin Lee Larsen hit his ship. Sheriff's investigators wrote that it was likely Maess and the others would have been seriously injured or killed if they hadn't jumped into the water.

World News 'No backsliding' on Brexit promise, Irish PM warns
Author: 0 'No backsliding' on Brexit promise, Irish PM warns

Varadkar later told reporters that any possible second referendum was for the United Kingdom to decide. "And it is why we are so deeply grateful for the remarkable solidarity and support we have received from Member States". Mr Varadkar also declined to give his opinion on whether a second Brexit referendum should be held. Before the December 2017 breakthrough, European leaders affirmed that the country would have the final say on whether talks could proceed to a second phase.

World News US Calls for New Bilateral Relationship With Pakistan
Author: 0 US Calls for New Bilateral Relationship With Pakistan

Returning from a UN Security Council visit to Afghanistan, US Ambassador Nikki Haley on Wednesday stressed the Kabul government wants world powers to step up pressure on Pakistan. Kazakhstan's UN Ambassador Kairat Umarov, the current UN Security Council president who led the visit to Kabul, said members expressed concerned about "the persistence of insecurity, especially with the intensification of terrorist activities in the north and east of Afghanistan, and the regrouping of foreign ...

World News May, Macron to talk terrorism and migration at United Kingdom summit
Author: 0 May, Macron to talk terrorism and migration at United Kingdom summit

In addition to the new agreements on Channel border security measures, the United Kingdom and France will also use Thursday's summit to announce greater military cooperation. This will include the United Kingdom bolstering fight against terrorism in Africa sending three Chinook helicopters to help French operations in Mali.

World News Tillerson Says US Sees Path For Regime Change In Syria
Author: 0 Tillerson Says US Sees Path For Regime Change In Syria

He indicated that US forces, now numbering more than 2,000, would remain there for the forseeable future. "Assad's regime is corrupt, and his methods of governance and economic development have increasingly excluded certain ethnic and religious groups", said Tillerson , speaking at Stanford University in California.

World News Debate resumes on key Brexit law
Author: 0 Debate resumes on key Brexit law

Scottish Conservative MPs observed the government whip voting against Labour's amendment to Clause 11 of the bill which was meant to preserve powers previously devolved to both Holyrood and Cardiff. He also said: "On whatever basis we come out, there are bound to be adverse effects on the British economy if we create new barriers between ourselves and the biggest free market in the world".

World News President Donald Trump announces names of winners
Author: 0 President Donald Trump announces names of winners

Members of his administration have spoken similarly about the media , complaining that reporters have lowered their standards to undermine Trump's legitimacy. "Reason I cancelled my trip to London is that I am not a big fan of the Obama Administration having sold perhaps the best located and finest embassy in London for "peanuts" only to build a new one in an off location for 1.2 billion dollars", Trump wrote on Twitter .

World News Snow Totals: Major Winter Storm
Author: 0 Snow Totals: Major Winter Storm

Most areas will see 1 to 3 inches, with higher numbers possible for areas close to and west of I-95. Expect temperatures to fall into the 20s this evening and into the teens by Thursday morning. On Wednesday night, it may once again be tough sledding for drivers across the region. It gets cold on Friday with highs only in the 30s. Skies will clear by Thursday morning with temperatures warming up to the low 40s.

World News Erdogan: NATO must take stance against United States over border force
Author: 0 Erdogan: NATO must take stance against United States over border force

While Kurdish and American officials sought to tamp down the controversy on Tuesday, insisting that the force was really nothing new, they confirmed some of the fears. ISIL does not have air forces. "It was emphasised that we are ready, immediately and decisively, to take the steps needed to eliminate the threats ...

World News Cape Town water ration to be slashed as drought bites
Author: 0 Cape Town water ration to be slashed as drought bites

His remarks came after it was confirmed that Resolve Communications, headed by Leon and Nick Clelland, were given a contract in November to improve the city's communication regarding the worst drought in the Western Cape in more than a century.

World News One year later, why Trump is still polarizing the polls
Author: 0 One year later, why Trump is still polarizing the polls

The Breitbart piece cites an article written by The Atlantic's Ron Brownstein , which was headlined The Voters Abandoning Donald Trump . "The USPS, though at the top of the list in 2017, joins the Environmental Protection Agency and the Food and Drug Administration and the Federal Bureau of Investigation in not receiving significantly higher ratings this year than in 2014", Gallup said in a news release January 2.

World News Turpin family 'cult-like' says psychiatrist
Author: 0 Turpin family 'cult-like' says psychiatrist

When police arrived they found children ranging in age from 2 to 29 chained and padlocked to beds and furniture in a house that has since been described as a "house of horrors" and a "torture chamber". And now, Child Protective Services is assessing their next possible steps. James said all 13 children were his son's biological offspring and none were adopted.

World News Uzbeks killed in Kazakhstan bus inferno
Author: 0 Uzbeks killed in Kazakhstan bus inferno

He said the two bus drivers were among those who died in the inferno. It was unclear in which direction the bus had been travelling on the vast snow-covered steppe, but the route is widely used to transport Uzbek migrant workers to and from Russian Federation where they often take on work on building sites.

World News Bipartisan DACA deal falls through, shutdown looming
Author: 0 Bipartisan DACA deal falls through, shutdown looming

The setback late Tuesday came as a deal between President Donald Trump and Congress to protect young immigrants from deportation also remained distant. We have been working for four months and have reached an agreement in principle that addresses border security, the diversity visa lottery, chain migration/family reunification, and the Dream Act-the areas outlined by the President.

Author: 0 Pakistan briefs senior USA envoy on counterterrorism efforts

On January 12, the ISPR said Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa informed US Centcom Commander General Joseph Votel and a US senator in phone calls over the week that Pakistan will continue its "sincere counter-terrorism efforts" even without US financial support in accordance with its own national interest and will remain committed to bringing the effort to its logical conclusion along with other stakeholders.

World News A Canadian and a North American Are Kidnapped in Nigeria
Author: 0 A Canadian and a North American Are Kidnapped in Nigeria

Four expatriates, two Americans and two Canadians were on Tuesday evening kidnapped in Kaduna state by by armed gunmen. Reuters, citing a local official, had originally reported that one American and one Canadian had been abducted. "To protect the privacy of the individuals concerned, further details on this case can not be released", Babcock said. The Abuja-Kaduna road has always been a haunt for kidnappers.

Author: 0 Winter storm causes thousands of flight cancellations, delays in US South

Snow is expected to begin late Tuesday evening in the western Piedmont of North Carolina and cover much of central North Carolina by daybreak Wednesday. WYFF News 4 Chief Meteorologist John Cessarich and meteorologist Chris Justus say as much as 2 inches of snow is expected in Cherokee, Greenville, Greenwood, Henderson, Laurens, Newberry, Polk, Rutherford, Spartanburg and Union counties.

World News Shilpa Shinde:
Author: 0 Shilpa Shinde: "Hina Khan treated me like a servant"

The television producer, who is well-known for his connections in film and TV industry, made a decision to split his prize money between his friends Jyoti Kumari and Arshi Khan. Interesting, Shilpa Shinde has been in the glam industry for nearly two decades now and is known for her roles in shows like Sanjeevani, Maayka, Chidiya Ghar, Lapataganj etc.

World News Suspect charged with murder in college student's killing
Author: 0 Suspect charged with murder in college student's killing

At a press conference Wednesday morning, Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas confirmed reports that Bernstein was stabbed to death and that police immediately began investigating the case as a homicide. Gideon Bernstein also wrote about a possible motive in the killing, which authorities have not officially determined. Later that night, Woodward drove Bernstein to Borrego Park, authorities say.

Author: 0 'Dicky Durbin totally mispresented what was said' at DACA meeting

Trump ridiculously told reporters Sunday that "I'm the least racist person you've ever interviewed". In a statement Friday, Graham neither directly confirmed nor disputed Trump's words as reported , but said "following comments by the president, I said my piece directly to him yesterday".

World News US Seeks North Korea Sanctions at Summit Without China, Russia
Author: 0 US Seeks North Korea Sanctions at Summit Without China, Russia

South Korea says the rival Koreas have agreed to form their first joint Olympic team and have their athletes march together during the opening ceremony of next month's Winter Olympics in the South. The top US diplomat went on to reject any proposal calling for a "freeze" on U.S. Diplomacy is the preferred option, they said, as Freeland promised that "a North Korea that commits to the complete, verifiable and irreversible dismantling of its nuclear program will have a secure place in the ...

World News Lane Kiffin hires 24-year-old offensive coordinator
Author: 0 Lane Kiffin hires 24-year-old offensive coordinator

With Kendal Briles gone, taking a job as the offensive coordinator at Houston, Lane Kiffin has made a decision to fill the open role on his FAU staff with another coach's son. Weis Jr. attended Florida when his father was the Gators' offensive coordinator and then followed his dad to Kansas, where he graduated with a psychology degree in 2015.

World News Ahed Tamimi will stay in jail until end of trial
Author: 0 Ahed Tamimi will stay in jail until end of trial

An Israeli military court on Wednesday made a decision to keep teenager Ahed Tamimi, who has become an icon of the opposition to the Israeli occupation, to be held in custody until her trial. Tamimi, aged 16, was arrested by Israeli security forces on 19 December 2017, four days after events on December 15 in the West Bank village of Nabil Saleh.

World News Seoul Says Koreas Considering Joint Hockey Team
Author: 0 Seoul Says Koreas Considering Joint Hockey Team

South Korean officials say the North's orchestra will play traditional folk songs and classical music, and say the two countries' orchestras may hold a joint concert. Critics say the North may aim to divide Seoul and Washington as a way to weaken US -led worldwide pressures and sanctions on the country. But the White House has yet to impose sanctions where they would be most effective - on its top two trading partners, China and Russian Federation, he added.