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Justice Dept. moves to end DACA; County passes symbolic resolution supporting Dreamers
- January 19, 2018

RAICES also will continue to offer free renewals to DACA recipients. Ali Noorani, executive director of the pro-immigrant National Immigration Forum, said exposing millions of DREAMers to deportations would be a moral and economic calamity. (more...)
Clash with Donald Trump casts spotlight on chief of staff John Kelly
- January 19, 2018

Associated Press/Charles Rex Arbogast Supporters at Trump campaign rallies would chant, "Build that wall". While Trump is now demanding that American taxpayers pony up $20 billion for his wall, one of his signature campaign promises was that he'd in fact force Mexico to pay for it. (more...)
Woman accused of murdering Air Force husband is back in Ohio Woman accused of murdering Air Force husband is back in Ohio
- January 19, 2018

Trumbull County Prosecutor Dennis Watkins announced on Wednesday night that Hoerig was in custody at the Trumbull County City Jail. She used her husband's status as a commercial airline pilot to fly to Brazil, where she remained for nearly 11 years while local, state and federal law enforcement and elected officials fought to have her brought back to stand trial. (more...)
Tensions rise between Turkey & Syria Tensions rise between Turkey & Syria
- January 19, 2018

Turkey reacted angrily to the announcement . Turkey sees the YPG as an extension of the separatist Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which is considered a terrorist group by the USA and has fought a bloody insurgency since 1984 that has killed at least 35,000 people. (more...)
No Utah Cities Make The Cut For Second Amazon Headquarters No Utah Cities Make The Cut For Second Amazon Headquarters
- January 19, 2018

More than a dozen North Texas cities submitted potential sites for Amazon's second headquarters . Incentives: While economic development agencies offer tax abatements and other incentives, critics including lawmakers in local and state governments are increasingly resistant to what they call "corporate welfare". (more...)
Perris couple plead not guilty, held on $12M bail each Perris couple plead not guilty, held on $12M bail each
- January 19, 2018

Flores, who was in her late teens at the time, said her sister wouldn't allow her to invite friends over or allow her to call friends. Despite her age, deputies at first believed her to be around 10 years old because she was emaciated and malnourished. (more...)
Chrissy Teigen's jealous daughter Chrissy Teigen's jealous daughter
- January 19, 2018

The 32-year-old is continuing to film episodes of U.S. TV show Lip Sync Battle , which she co-hosts, while she prepares to welcome her second child, and she is really having fun sharing her pregnancy joy with fans. "I share everything that I want to say it so badly, too (sic)", she told US news show Entertainment Tonight . "It's hard though, because she's definitely jealous of John [Legend ] and I", the supermodel revealed. (more...)
Ivana Trump Says Donald's Not Racist, Just Confused
- January 19, 2018

The secretary of the Homeland Security Department is testifying under oath that she "did not hear" President Donald Trump use a certain vulgarity to describe African countries. Trump said, according to these people, referring to countries mentioned by the lawmakers. That message was a distinct counterpoint to words attributed to Trump by Durbin and others at a meeting last week, when the question of where immigrants come from seemed at the forefront of Trump's concerns. (more...)
UP CM Yogi Adityanath calls for modernization of madrasas UP CM Yogi Adityanath calls for modernization of madrasas
- January 19, 2018

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Adityanath on Thursday said madrassas need to be modernised and closing these institutions, where students are taught Islamic theology and religious laws, was not a solution, the Hindustan Times reported. "Our government is committed to development without any discrimination". He also lauded the UP government for having undertaken many schemes for the welfare of minorities. (more...)
Donald Trump refuses to apologise after 's***hole' remark enrages several countries Donald Trump refuses to apologise after 's***hole' remark enrages several countries
- January 19, 2018

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. (more...)
California parents charged with torture after 13 siblings rescued from California home California parents charged with torture after 13 siblings rescued from California home
- January 19, 2018

The couple, David and Louise Turpin , are being held on $9 million bail while police investigate charges of torture and child endangerment. They are receiving antibiotics, vitamins, and nutrients, with doctors concerned the kids would go into shock because they were so malnourished . (more...)
Puerto Rico reopens 12 nature reserves, refuges after Maria Puerto Rico reopens 12 nature reserves, refuges after Maria
- January 19, 2018

Around 80 Oncor employees and contractors who volunteered to help with the effort will be traveling by air to meet the trucks, including five from the West Texas region, one of them being from Odessa. All of the net ticket proceeds will go to the Centro Civico/Puerto Rico Disaster Relief of the Capital Region in an effort to provide humanitarian aid to survivors of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. (more...)
Trump says 'Dreamer' programme dead amid fury over 'shithole' slur Trump says 'Dreamer' programme dead amid fury over 'shithole' slur
- January 19, 2018

One of the most freaky aspects of this whole fight over DACA and shitholes and Trump's racism is that Trump seems to think that if the failure to reach an immigration deal results in a government shutdown, he can credibly blame the Democrats for it and the people will go along with that. (more...)
President Trump Teases Potential Government Shutdown at Pentagon Visit President Trump Teases Potential Government Shutdown at Pentagon Visit
- January 19, 2018

Congress is working to pass a temporary spending measure by midnight Friday to fund the government and avoid a shutdown. We'll see what happens. He added, "If the country shuts down, which could very well be, the budget should be handled a lot differently than it's been handled over the last long period of time, many years". (more...)
USA Gymnastics Closes Karolyi Ranch Training Facility Amid Larry Nassar Scandal USA Gymnastics Closes Karolyi Ranch Training Facility Amid Larry Nassar Scandal
- January 19, 2018

Simone Biles says she was abused and sexually assaulted too by national team's doctor for four Olympic Games, Larry Nassar . "You need to talk about these issues with a therapist. More than a 100 women are telling horrific stories of abuse by Nassar, as part of a criminal sentencing hearing that started Tuesday and the Associated Press reports will likely end next week. (more...)
Met Éireann issue another snow warning for Louth Met Éireann issue another snow warning for Louth
- January 19, 2018

They say that there is a continued risk of scattered snow showers, and although the showers will be most frequent in Ulster and Connacht, the Status Yellow warning is in place for the entire country. There is also a possibility that some bridges may close. "In addition, large waves are expected to affect some western coasts". It will be generally cold and frosty overnight with further showers at times too. (more...)
30 students fall sick after consuming biryani at Bhiwandi madrassa 30 students fall sick after consuming biryani at Bhiwandi madrassa
- January 19, 2018

After some others complained of diarrhoea, they were taken to a local private hospital. But again, on Wednesday around thirty students showed signs of deterioration. "But we cannot be certain until we check all their medical reports". While all of them are now stable and out of danger, they have been kept under observation and will be discharged in a day or two. (more...)
Tripura to vote on 18th February; Meghalaya & Nagaland on 27th February Tripura to vote on 18th February; Meghalaya & Nagaland on 27th February
- January 19, 2018

Besides, the three parties the coming assembly poll will also see other political parties in the fray including the Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP), National People s Party (NPP) and Aam Aadmi Party, which were formed in the state a year ago. (more...)
USA to dismiss charges against 129 people in Trump inaugural protests USA to dismiss charges against 129 people in Trump inaugural protests
- January 19, 2018

A grand jury brought charges against 215 people and since then 20 individuals have pleaded guilty. A jury had already cleared six people of rioting charges in December, but the government said on Thursday it still meant to prosecute 59 remaining defendants. (more...)
Zimbabwe decries Trump's Zimbabwe decries Trump's "prejudicial" statement of Africa
- January 19, 2018

Mrs. Trump has made the White House a home for [her son] Barron and the President. Farris came under fire for his comment that Trump is not a racist for a number of reasons, perhaps the biggest because he is a member of the King family, which has always been involved in the right for civil and human rights. (more...)
Le promesse mantenute di Sergio Marchionne Le promesse mantenute di Sergio Marchionne
- January 19, 2018

Ma il manager italocanadese, a margine dell'incontro, ha parlato anche di politica. Marchionne ricorda che Fca ha in programma la produzione di una Jeep Wrangler ibrida nel 2020. Lo afferma l'amministratore delegato di Fca , Sergio Marchionne , rispondendo a chi gli chiedeva quali sono le caratteristiche del partner ideale di Fca . (more...)
Britain's EU Withdrawal Bill clears the House of Commons Britain's EU Withdrawal Bill clears the House of Commons
- January 19, 2018

On Wednesday (17 January) it was easily defeated by 322 votes to 99, but 48 Labour MPs ignored pleas by their whips to abstain and joined forces with MPs from the Liberal Democrats and SNP. The bill in the Commons saw over 500 amendments tabled. "We are looking forward to working with peers as the Bill enters its next stage of scrutiny in the House of Lords at the end of this month". (more...)
Malaysia: 2018 automotive TIV seen higher at 586000 - 591000 units Malaysia: 2018 automotive TIV seen higher at 586000 - 591000 units
- January 19, 2018

The revision will encourage more strategic partnerships between local and foreign vehicle makers. "That's a model for Malaysia", he told a media briefing on the updates of the automotive industry in 2017 and outlook for 2018 today. "On components, we've made some good progress". Malaysia's definition of EEV is much broader than Thailand's eco vehicle programme and Indonesia's Low Cost Green auto programme though, and does not have size or price constraints - full explanation here. (more...)
Trump says Sen. Durbin misrepresented discussion Trump says Sen. Durbin misrepresented discussion
- January 19, 2018

Monday morning, Durbin responded to charges from Republican senators that he lied about what the president said. "I think if we're all on the same page", Ogrodnick said, "we shouldn't need to call in anybody else". "I am stunned that this is their defense. That's their choice", Durbin said. It is a message to the world, and a message which I think is inconsistent with the values of this country. (more...)
Sanjay Gupta: By all requirements, Trump has coronary heart illness
- January 19, 2018

During the presidential campaign, Trump's longtime personal physician, Harold Bornstein, famously declared that Trump would be "the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency". It is a CT scan, a specialized X-ray that takes high quality pictures of the heart, looking for calcium-containing plaque in the blood vessels that feed the heart, known as the coronaries. (more...)
Trump declares 'I am not a racist' Trump declares 'I am not a racist'
- January 19, 2018

Government funding is set to run out on January 19, and numerous Democrats have threatened to withhold their votes to continue funding if a deal to address the future of DACA recipients isn't reached. "Senator Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented what was said at the DACA meeting". Trump wasn't apologetic and denied he was racist, said the confidant, who wasn't authorized to disclose a private conversation and spoke on condition of anonymity. (more...)
Antonio Guterres: War with North Korea is avoidable Antonio Guterres: War with North Korea is avoidable
- January 19, 2018

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits a cosmetics factory in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on October 28, 2017. Reuters reports that while North Korea has produced a missile capable of reaching the continental United States, it can't yet attach a nuclear payload in a way that would endure reentering the atmosphere. (more...)
Carli Lloyd, Christen Press, Sam Kerr in NWSL blockbuster trade Carli Lloyd, Christen Press, Sam Kerr in NWSL blockbuster trade
- January 19, 2018

Kerr led the league with 17 goals last season as a member of Sky Blue FC , and will now move into a primary scoring role with the Red Stars. As it turns out, those players-at least three of them-appear to be franchise stars. Lloyd is a two-time FIFA World Player of the Year, 2015 World Cup champion and a two-time Olympic gold medalist. The trade also involves a number of other players to be determined, plus a slew of picks in this year's draft. (more...)
Stanford's Andi Sullivan is the No. 1 pick in NWSL draft Stanford's Andi Sullivan is the No. 1 pick in NWSL draft
- January 19, 2018

Centerback Elizabeth Ball was on the preliminary list of eligible players for this draft, but did not get selected. Hanson is a three-time Academic All-Big Ten selection, six-time Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll member and three-time Tom Osborne Citizenship Team member. (more...)
$0.57 EPS Expected for Sealed Air Corporation
- January 19, 2018

It has a 14.41 P/E ratio. It also engages in the construction and sale of residences within the communities. Analysts expect Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) to report $0.57 EPS on February, 8.They anticipate $0.19 EPS change or 25.00 % from last quarter's $0.76 EPS. (more...)

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