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World News N.Koreans to compete in PyeongChang Olympics
Author: 0 N.Koreans to compete in PyeongChang Olympics

The others are figure skating, short track speed skating, Alpine skiing and cross-country skiing. Delegations from the DPRK and South Korea will march together under the name "Korea" and the Korean Unification Flag at the opening ceremony of the upcoming PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced on Saturday.

World News US Supreme Court takes up Trump travel ban
Author: 0 US Supreme Court takes up Trump travel ban

Judge William Alsup of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California ruled January 9 that the administration must continue the DACA program, which provides legal status to 700,000 illegal aliens who arrived in the country as children.

World News How a Government Shutdown Will Affect Most Americans
Author: 0 How a Government Shutdown Will Affect Most Americans

On Friday, uncertainty loomed for those people as Congress negotiated the passage of a potential short-term funding bill. Republican Rep. Vicky Hartzler said the Senate not being able to pass a funding bill is frustrating. At Offutt there are 1,625 civilian civil service employees who would be furloughed in the event of a government shutdown, while 744 are considered "mission-essential" and would still work.

World News Turkish Attack on Syrian Kurds 'Destabilizing'
Author: 0 Turkish Attack on Syrian Kurds 'Destabilizing'

The Kurdish militia, which forms the backbone of the USA -backed Syrian Democratic Forces, controls almost 25 percent of Syrian territory. The United States has around 2,000 military personnel in Syria , deployed as part of the USA -led coalition's campaign against Islamic State.

World News District Court Enjoins DACA Rescission
Author: 0 District Court Enjoins DACA Rescission

Solicitor General Noel Francisco argued in a court filing that the lower court ruling was "unprecedented". The Justice Department appealed to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals , which it was required to do in order to ask for a direct review at the Supreme Court.

Author: 0 Valeant Pharmaceuticals International's (VRX) "Underperform" Rating Reiterated at Mizuho

The rating was reinitiated by Susquehanna on Wednesday, January 6 with "Neutral". The firm has noticeable volatility credentials; price volatility of stock was 2.72% for a week and 2.69% for a month. Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (NYSE: VRX ) (TSE: VRX ) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, November 7th. Currently, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc .

World News Trump tweets on shutdown, says Democrats wanted to give him
Author: 0 Trump tweets on shutdown, says Democrats wanted to give him "nice present"

Negotiations with the White House on a bipartisan compromise on DACA blew up last week after Trump reportedly referred to African nations and Haiti as "shithole countries". Their main objection was it failed to address the status of the "Dreamers", the immigrants brought to the country illegally as children who were shielded from deportation by the 2012 DACA ( Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ) executive order.

World News Government shutdown could mean limited access to national parks
Author: 0 Government shutdown could mean limited access to national parks

The U.S. Interior Department plans to let the public visit most open-air monuments, wilderness-type restrooms and facilities that don't depend on government staffing. During the last government shutdown in 2013, military bases around the country held press conferences detailing how they'd sustain critical services while tens of thousands of their civilian employees were forced to take unpaid days off.

World News Heavy winds to bring flight woes to Amsterdam
Author: 0 Heavy winds to bring flight woes to Amsterdam

Flights were cancelled out of security concerns at Duesseldorf airport, while the Cologne and Bonn airports were forced to temporarily close down entirely. Toppled power lines and trees damaged homes and snarled traffic. The Netherlands has been hit by a fierce storm for most of today as Storm Fionn also tore its way across Britain.

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Author: 0 "I am not racist", Trump says, after nations remark fallout

Just over half of those polled last Thursday and Friday said they'd heard about the comment. Trump told the group he wasn't interested in the terms of the bipartisan deal that Durbin and Graham had been putting together. Trump decamped to his Florida estate for the long weekend, spending hours each day at his Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach. When Trump was asked on Sunday if he considered that the comments had made it hard to obtain an immigration agreement, Trump ...

World News Operation in Syria's Afrin has begun - Recep Erdogan
Author: 0 Operation in Syria's Afrin has begun - Recep Erdogan

According to Kurdish analyst Mutlu Civiroglu, YPG are training in "self-defense" tactics for civilian population of Afrin and in cantonal capital re have been major demonstrations against Turkish attack in recent weeks. Till now, SDF has used the power vacuum caused by the civil war to occupy and seize territories in Syria along the Turkish border. "At the United Nations, not only Syria will demand the termination of this operation, Russian Federation will support these demands and will ...

World News Meehan denies wrongdoing after report he paid to settle harassment claim
Author: 0 Meehan denies wrongdoing after report he paid to settle harassment claim

According to the report, Meehan-a married father of three-allegedly had "long expressed interest in the personal life of the aide, who was decades younger and had regarded the congressman as a father figure". "At Congressman Meehan's request, the congressional attorneys handling the case have asked the complainant's counsel to release all parties from the confidentiality requirements of the agreement to ensure a full and open airing of all the facts".

Author: 0 Camp Peter Van Sells 1593 Shares of Equinix, Inc. (EQIX) Stock

Key Group Holdings Cayman Ltd who had been investing in Devon Energy Corp New for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $22.52 billion market cap company. Ontario - Canada-based Canada Pension Plan Inv Board has invested 0.23% in Equinix, Inc . (NASDAQ:REIT). Citigroup accumulated 0.03% or 70,010 shares.

Author: 0 Trump defends self after comments: 'I'm not a racist'

Trump also bestowed a new nickname upon Durbin - "Dicky". "Deals can't get made when there is no trust! Durbin blew DACA and is hurting our Military", Trump added. is wrong and they ought to be held accountable". A leading Republican senator on immigration urged President Trump to abandon his harsh and profane statements about Africa and some other countries and return to an attempt to get a bipartisan deal to protect young immigrants and boost border security.

World News Turkish planes strike Kurdish militia positions in Syria: PM
Author: 0 Turkish planes strike Kurdish militia positions in Syria: PM

And recent announcement that United States will train a border surveillance force of 30,000 troops, half of m Kurds , has made Turkish government even more infuriating. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says Turkey has notified all actors involved - including the Syrian government - about the offensive .

World News Instagram now tells your friends when you were last active
Author: 0 Instagram now tells your friends when you were last active

WhatsApp has its own Last Seen feature while Facebook has its own Active feature which people can view by visiting their profiles . The feature appears in the Direct section of the app, where users directly message each other. If you look at the tweet below, there's a button in your settings called " Show Activity Status ", which will let users know when you were just online.

World News Trump rejects 'horrible' bipartisan plan for immigration
Author: 0 Trump rejects 'horrible' bipartisan plan for immigration

But we are going to get involved. The plan was presented to Trump last week by Republican Senator Lindsey Graham and Democratic Senator Dick Durbin. Trump announced previous year that he will end the Obama-era DACA program unless lawmakers come up with a solution by March. Senator Lindsey Graham said Trump was on board early last week with a tentative "compassionate" deal between Democrats and Republicans to guarantee the status of almost 700,000 "Dreamers" - people who came to the United ...

World News Michael Wolff: Trump is having an affair
Author: 0 Michael Wolff: Trump is having an affair

Of course, the "blue dress" he's referring to is Monica Lewinsky's infamous outfit that was said to be stained with President Bill Clinton's semen and proof of his dalliance. "You just have to, you'll know it". During the conversation, a very curious idea from Wolff came to light that he had no problem sharing with Maher , which is his belief that Trump is now having an affair in the White House .

World News Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Cabot (CBT) Stock Price
Author: 0 Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Cabot (CBT) Stock Price

It has underperformed by 8.78% the S&P500. Riggs Asset Managment Company increased its stake in Cabot Oil & Gas Corp Com ( COG ) by 28.17% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Therefore 64% are positive. BidaskClub raised Cabot Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Thursday, July 6th. Loop Capital upgraded Cabot from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $82.00 price target for the company in a research note on Friday, January ...

World News Trump addresses March for Life 'movement of love' in Washington
Author: 0 Trump addresses March for Life 'movement of love' in Washington

Trump also urged the Senate to pass a House-passed 20-week abortion ban , which he promised anti-choice groups during his campaign that he would sign. You love your families. Students at the march said joining together at the rally was a way to unite and amplify the voices of pro-life students, which they said are often not represented on campus.

World News McDonald to replace Adams as Ireland's Sinn Fein chief
Author: 0 McDonald to replace Adams as Ireland's Sinn Fein chief

Mary Lou McDonald was originally a member of the Fianna Fáil party before joining Sinn Féin. "The truth is, and so many of you have said to me quite correctly "you have very big shoes to fill". A special party conference will be held on 10 February to ratify the new leader. Dublin Central TD Ms McDonald unfailingly defended outgoing leader Mr Adams during a string of controversies in recent years.

World News U.S. won't meet N Korean officials during Pyeongchang Winter Games
Author: 0 U.S. won't meet N Korean officials during Pyeongchang Winter Games

The IOC has convened the meeting, chaired by the IOC President, Thomas Bach, to decide on the participation of athletes from the National Olympic Committee of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 and potential joint activities with the delegation of the NOC of the Republic of Korea (ROK).

World News Dick Durbin stands by comments on Trump
Author: 0 Dick Durbin stands by comments on Trump "sh*thole" remarks

Sen. Durbin was having none of it, saying if Trump truly feels his comments are being "misrepresented" then he should release any existing recordings from the Oval Office meeting. He also denied he was a racist. And Trump's assertion that America should instead bring in more people from countries, such as Norway, which is overwhelmingly White.

World News Hundreds converge on Times Square to protest racism, Donald Trump
Author: 0 Hundreds converge on Times Square to protest racism, Donald Trump

A bipartisan group of United States senators will reveal on Wednesday an immigration bill that was agreed to by Democrats and Republicans , despite the fact that President Donald Trump rejected it. "The biggest loser will be our rapidly rebuilding Military, at a time we need it more than ever". On Sunday, they backtracked and challenged other senators' descriptions of the remarks.

World News Britain able to have bespoke deal with EU: Macron
Author: 0 Britain able to have bespoke deal with EU: Macron

Speaking to Marr, he warned that the United Kingdom could not "cherry-pick" the elements it wanted. He said the way forward "should be consistent with the preservation of the Single Market and our collective interests". And this is what the British government is hoping: that each European Union country will now push its own agenda in trade talks, allowing the United Kingdom to get the bespoke deal it wants.

World News Doctor: Trump is healthy, did well on cognitive test
Author: 0 Doctor: Trump is healthy, did well on cognitive test

A medical by a Navy doctor found Donald Trump's health to be "excellent" this week - but the president's measurements have been met with scepticism from the public. "He used those words repeatedly". Jackson said he'd ruled out a list of possible causes, and that dry mouth caused by the over-the-counter decongestant Sudafed was likely to blame.

World News Gov't Shutdown Deadline Passes With No Funding Deal In Place
Author: 0 Gov't Shutdown Deadline Passes With No Funding Deal In Place

The White House said it would not negotiate with the Democrats on immigration until the shutdown ended. "This is the behavior of obstructionist losers, not legislators", Sanders said in the statement . However, Mulvaney said that even if a shutdown were to occur, it won't be as bad as the 2013 shutdown under former President Barack Obama's administration.

World News Nine killed as fire breaks out in Delhi plastic factory
Author: 0 Nine killed as fire breaks out in Delhi plastic factory

A man who jumped from the second floor of the building in a bid to save himself later succumbed to injuries at a hospital. Authorities said that people died due to fire as well as asphyxiation and cause of this disaster is yet to be known. North Delhi Mayor Preety Agarwal has rushed to the spot, a senior NDMC official said. Factories start producing firecrackers months before the nation's biggest Hindu festivals when people set them off in celebration.

World News Kabul hotel attack: Intercontinental under attack 'by at least four gunmen'
Author: 0 Kabul hotel attack: Intercontinental under attack 'by at least four gunmen'

The gunmen also attacked the guests at the hotel. Although details are unclear, ministry spokesman Najib Danish said that the attackers included suicide bombers. The Islamic State group has claimed most of the recent attacks in the Afghan capital, but authorities suspect that the Taliban-affiliated Haqqani Network has been involved in some of the assaults.

World News Amid Olympic unity, South Korea walks a tightrope
Author: 0 Amid Olympic unity, South Korea walks a tightrope

Despite conservative skepticism, South Korea's government led by liberal President Moon Jae-in says it hopes the Olympics will provide the Koreas with a chance to improve their frosty relations. South Korea has said it will "work hard" to build on the momentum from inter-Korean talks ahead of the Winter Olympics to bring North Korea and the U.S.

World News We want immigrants 'from everywhere' to come to US
Author: 0 We want immigrants 'from everywhere' to come to US

There are 18 Trump golf courses around the world, and he has played quite a bit during the first year of his presidency, though the exact number of times is unclear because the White House has declined to confirm it. "Probably should record future meetings - unfortunately, no trust!" Word of Trump's comments threatened to upend delicate negotiations over resolving the status of hundreds of thousands of immigrants who were brought to the country illegally as children.

World News Tourists Warned of Jamaica Montego Bay Violence
Author: 0 Tourists Warned of Jamaica Montego Bay Violence

There were six killings a week on average in St James last year while Jamaica has double the amount of murders as Britain each year. The Canadian government is warning tourists in the popular Jamaican destination of Montego Bay to remain in their resorts due to an increase in violent crime.

World News Las Vegas gunman was germophobe, possibly bipolar
Author: 0 Las Vegas gunman was germophobe, possibly bipolar

The FBI is investigating a new "person of interest" in connection with the Las Vegas shooting, the county sheriff has said. At the podium Friday, Lombardo said he's had sleepless nights over releasing a preliminary investigative report. The report stated Paddock stayed in three different units at the Ogden downtown during the time of the Life is handsome festival. "We do not anticipate charges being brought forward against Marilou Danley", said Lombardo.

World News Huntington Ingalls Awarded $125M Contract To Repair Collision-crippled US Navy Ship
Author: 0 Huntington Ingalls Awarded $125M Contract To Repair Collision-crippled US Navy Ship

The Navy said it is continuing the investigation into the USS John S. McCain accident and could file charges against a senior enlisted sailor. Reports emerged this week that the Navy's top surface warfare officer, Vice Adm. "Also, one charge of dereliction of duty was preferred and is pending referral to a forum for a chief petty officer", Hicks added. "Additional administrative actions are being conducted for members of both crews including non-judicial punishment for four Fitzgerald ...

World News Trump administration looks to move embassy to Jerusalem by 2019
Author: 0 Trump administration looks to move embassy to Jerusalem by 2019

The J Street statement said that while there is "no excuse" for what Abbas said, his remarks reflected his "frustration" and his "deep despair" over American policy. Israeli forces' military incursion into the northern West Bank city of Jenin on Thursday, during which a Palestinian was killed and four homes were demolished, as well as the outcomes of the Al-Azhar's Jerusalem Conference dominated the front page headlines in the dailies on Friday.