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Author: 0 Durbin subject of Trump's tweets after DACA meeting

The US president needs to lose weight and start exercising, but he's mentally fit, his personal physician says . Donald Trump - now a certified "genius", according to his doctor . In other words, it seems we're headed for another short-term extension that avoids a government shutdown but doesn't address the soon-to-expire Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals protections for almost 700,000 young undocumented immigrants that even Trump has said he wants Congress to restore.

World News US says Africa important but no apology for Trump
Author: 0 US says Africa important but no apology for Trump

He then allegedly proposed bringing in more immigrants from countries like Norway, a predominantly white country. "It is also a continent with deep historical ties with the United States", the former senior diplomats said in a joint statement delivered at the White House , Tuesday.

World News DACA Troubles Could Put Spending Bill In Peril
Author: 0 DACA Troubles Could Put Spending Bill In Peril

McConnell said that as far as a short-term continuing resolution to keep the government funded goes, "I'm certainly going to take up what the House sends us", insisting that he believes that a House-approved CR would have a good chance of passing the Senate.

World News Philadelphia Eagles: NFC Championship Preview vs the Minnesota Vikings
Author: 0 Philadelphia Eagles: NFC Championship Preview vs the Minnesota Vikings

Injuries changed their personal trajectories, if not those of their squads, so when they square off at Lincoln Financial Field they'll be an unlikely combination for such a prominent contest. In three of the four divisional playoff games last weekend, the quarterback with the resume was eliminated. Foles did it by passing for 246 yards against the Falcons to become the first National Football League quarterback in 20 years to win a playoff game for a team after starting three or fewer games ...

World News What's The Story Behind Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI)
Author: 0 What's The Story Behind Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI)

At Bancorp sold 8,887 shares as the company's stock rose 12.78% with the market. The institutional investor held 158,294 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $24.40M, down from 161,201 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

World News United States government shuts down over immigration impasse
Author: 0 United States government shuts down over immigration impasse

Democrats are demanding that the funding bill include protections for " Dreamers ", the undocumented immigrants who entered the United States as children. WASHINGTON-With a possible federal shutdown looming, U.S. President Donald Trump plans to depart Washington late Friday afternoon for his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida , where a lavish celebration of his first year in office is in the works for Saturday night.

World News Kerala: Mother strangles son, burns body after confirming his death
Author: 0 Kerala: Mother strangles son, burns body after confirming his death

The accused Jayamol, during an argument, in a fit of anger killed her son Jeethu Job by first pushing him down in the kitchen and then strangled him with a shawl, said police . The police plan to question her husband, father-in-law and other relatives for more leads. The autopsy held at the Thiruvananthapuram MCH revealed that the limbs were detached from the body after it was charred.

World News Sunday Faleye fires Nigeria past Libya in CHAN clash
Author: 0 Sunday Faleye fires Nigeria past Libya in CHAN clash

Nigeria's forward play lacked any sharpness while Libya offered next to nothing despite winning myriad of set piece in risky positions. The score was 0-0 at half-time following a tightly contested first-half with both teams looking very organized at the back.

World News Europe Storm Kills at Least 11, Halts Travel for Millions
Author: 0 Europe Storm Kills at Least 11, Halts Travel for Millions

A massive winter storm killed at least two people in Europe as powerful winds toppled trees, ripped roofs off of buildings and caused chaos in the streets. In the Netherlands , more than 260 flights were canceled amid 90 miles per hour winds, and some airplanes had to abort landings at Schiphol airport in Amsterdam.

World News Gold medalist Aly Raisman blasts convicted sexual abuser in court
Author: 0 Gold medalist Aly Raisman blasts convicted sexual abuser in court

The officials include MSU President Lou Anna Simon, who was informed in 2014, as well as athletics trainers, assistant coaches, a university police detective and others, according to the newspaper. He was previously sentenced to 60 years in prison on child pornography charges in a separate case. The board says only a review by Schuette can resolve unanswered questions in a satisfactory and healing way.

World News Wipro net drops 12 pc, fails to meet market expectations
Author: 0 Wipro net drops 12 pc, fails to meet market expectations

The company's IT services earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) was reported at Rs 1,959 crore, against Rs 2,278 crore, a drop of 14 percent year on year. Shares of the company gained 1.1 per cent ahead of results in a Mumbai market that closed 0.72 per cent higher. "We are making progress on localisation in the United Kingdom and Singapore as well", he added.

World News Brady quiet on status for AFC title game after hand injury
Author: 0 Brady quiet on status for AFC title game after hand injury

During a typically tight-lipped news conference, Belichick was asked about whether Brady would be a game-time decision. Brady has never missed a playoff start during his 18-year career that includes four Super Bowl MPV honors. Does that mean he'll be backing up Brady on Sunday? Fournette ran for 109 yards and three touchdowns against the Steelers despite reinjuring his right ankle in the first half.

World News Flake warns: Trump headed for GOP primary challenge in 2020
Author: 0 Flake warns: Trump headed for GOP primary challenge in 2020

Rep. Charlie Dent (R-Pa.) told ABC News that in the span of his seven terms in the House, politics has become more polarized as party primaries appear to showcase candidates playing to their "base". President Donald Trump at a Florida rally in early December. Dent added President Trump's nationwide stumping vow for Republicans in 2018 might have adverse effects in moderate districts, because of a rejection of the president.

World News CHIP should not be included in stopgap bill
Author: 0 CHIP should not be included in stopgap bill

Well, now they care-or are pretending to care. For starters, the continuing resolution proposed by House Republicans would include a six-year reauthorization of the Children's Health Insurance Program - but if it doesn't pass the Senate, CHIP will be funded only through March.

World News Hawaii parents get school letters after false missile alert
Author: 0 Hawaii parents get school letters after false missile alert

Hawaii has had the authority to cancel or retract warnings since 2012, when it applied for access to the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System, FEMA said in a statement. State lawmakers put Hawaii emergency officials, including Governor David Ige, under the spotlight during an informational briefing Friday, held to review the circumstances surrounding the erroneous release of a statewide emergency alert on Saturday, January 13.

World News Injured in Axe Attack on Siberian School
Author: 0 Injured in Axe Attack on Siberian School

According to the ICR, the suspect is a pupil of the 9th grade of one of the schools located in the Sosnoviy Bor district of the city of Ulan-Ude. The attacks have reignited a debate over security at schools and the influence of social media on teenagers, with fears centring on groups that urge young people to commit suicide.

World News What's the Government Shutdown 'About'?
Author: 0 What's the Government Shutdown 'About'?

Regardless of who gets "blamed" for the impasse, if the saga reinforces the impression that the GOP is led by a president with the attention span and temperament of a moody child, that's all to the good from the perspective of Democrats who want the midterms to be "about" Donald Trump .

World News Kemba Walker Trade Rumors: Hornets Making Star PG Available in Talks
Author: 0 Kemba Walker Trade Rumors: Hornets Making Star PG Available in Talks

Speaking to Dan Feldman of NBC Sports, Walker said on the reports that the Hornets are looking to trade him away: " I would definitely be devastated if I was to get traded ", signifying that he wants to stay in Charlotte. I don't even know. " The Hornets had already made available Nicolas Batum (four years, $100 million), Dwight Howard (two years, $47 million), Marvin Williams (three years, $42 million) and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist (three years, $39 million), league sources said, but ...

World News Eagles that are key to a victory against the Vikings
Author: 0 Eagles that are key to a victory against the Vikings

A Vikings fan on Reddit apparently suggested that donations should be made to Morstead's charity out of respect for how the punter gutted through Sunday's game with torn cartilage in his ribs. They understand the magnitude of things and they know what's at stake, so let's just go out, let's continue to do what we've been doing all year long, let's play good, let's play together as a team, take care of the football.

World News Alabama promoting Michael Locksley to offensive coordinator
Author: 0 Alabama promoting Michael Locksley to offensive coordinator

Gattis will take over the Tide's receivers from Mike Locksley , who is being promoted to offensive coordinator after Brian Daboll returned to the NFL. While at Vanderbilt, Gattis served as Franklin's recruiting coordinator and he assists with special teams at Penn State. Mike Locksley was New Mexico's head coach from 2009 to 2011, and served as Maryland's interim head coach for the final six games of the 2015 season.

World News Supreme Court to hear travel ban 3.0 challenge in April
Author: 0 Supreme Court to hear travel ban 3.0 challenge in April

Lokur and Kurian Joseph - is "speaking" to other Supreme Court judges on the issues raised by them in public on January 12. A three-judge panel of judges on the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals ruled past year that travel ban 3.0 exceeds the President's authority, calling it "an executive override of broad swaths of immigration laws that Congress has used its considered judgment to enact".

World News Novak Djokovic beats Gael Monfils in 'brutal' Melbourne heat
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic beats Gael Monfils in 'brutal' Melbourne heat

Djokovic, who next faces Gael Monfils , said: "I did have various emotions, mostly good ones: excitement, joy, gratitude for being able to have an opportunity to compete". The Serbian former world number one has been out of action for six months. "I want to be playing against opponents that are former Grand Slam champions", Sharapova said.

World News Trump in excellent health and with normal score on a cognitive exam
Author: 0 Trump in excellent health and with normal score on a cognitive exam

President Donald Trump may occasionally say "silly" things but he's "definitely not racist", his first wife Ivana Trump said Monday. Donald Trump is expected to remain physically fit for the duration of his presidency and has "no cognitive issues whatsoever", according to full results from his first medical examination released on Tuesday.

World News Twitter suspends more than 1000 Russia-linked accounts
Author: 0 Twitter suspends more than 1000 Russia-linked accounts

In total, the company has found 3,814 Internet Research Agency-linked accounts, which posted 175,993 tweets during the 2016 presidential campaign. SAN FRANCISCO -Twitter admitted Friday that more Internet trolls, unleashed by the Russian government, spread divisive messages and disinformation during the US presidential election than it originally said.

World News Defense Secretary James Mattis says terrorism no longer America's 'primary focus'
Author: 0 Defense Secretary James Mattis says terrorism no longer America's 'primary focus'

Asked if terrorism is no longer a top priority, Colby said it remains a "serious, pressing threat", and that Iran and North Korea are "urgent problems". And it will require increased investment to make USA forces more lethal, agile and ready for war. The document notes that the United States military can no longer count on conducting its operations in an uncontested environment.

World News New poll shows Trump with historically low approval rating
Author: 0 New poll shows Trump with historically low approval rating

President Trump has been distrustful of the media since his presidential campaign in 2016, often calling mainstream media's coverage of him "fake news" along with claims of dwindling reader and viewership - claims that have largely been debunked by the news outlets.

World News Russian Federation says Iran nuclear deal falls apart without USA support
Author: 0 Russian Federation says Iran nuclear deal falls apart without USA support

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres also addressed the council on Thursday, noting that it was in the world's interest that the agreement "be preserved". The UN Security Council held Thursday a high-level meeting on the non-proliferation of nuclear weapons, which is attended by presidents such as the Kazakh Nursultan Nazarbayev and the Polish Andrzej Duda, among others.

World News US SC to review Trump travel ban
Author: 0 US SC to review Trump travel ban

The high court, however, has allowed most of the program to take effect. Now citizens of Iran, Libya, Syria, Yemen , Somalia, and Chad are barred from entering the United States in the current version of the ban, which triggered worldwide protests, when it was first signed.

World News Abbasi, Modi unlikely to meet in Davos
Author: 0 Abbasi, Modi unlikely to meet in Davos

After Mrs May's spokesman said it was " wrong for the president to have done this ", he hit back on Twitter and told the British leader to not "focus on me, focus on the destructive radical Islamic terrorism that is taking place within the United Kingdom".

World News Trump's mental health given thumbs up by doctor
Author: 0 Trump's mental health given thumbs up by doctor

ET Tuesday on the status of President Trump's health. But Jackson said Trump personally requested the test as he continues to face questions about his mental acuity for office. Trump had his first physical last Friday. He passed a battery of heart exams including a stress test that Jackson said showed an above-average exercise capacity for a man of his age, despite some calcium buildup in his arteries.

World News David and Louise Turpin Child Abuse Allegations Detailed
Author: 0 David and Louise Turpin Child Abuse Allegations Detailed

Earlier this week, Elizabeth revealed how she had no idea her nieces and nephews were being abused because the Turpins cut themselves off from the rest of her family and did not allow them to contact the kids. I'm sure he tortured and abused them. Authorities said the pair could face charges of torture and child endangerment . David Turpin is additionally charged with committing a lewd act on a child by force.