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Tillerson heading to Africa to mop up Trump's 'shithole' mess Tillerson heading to Africa to mop up Trump's 'shithole' mess
- January 28, 2018

The letter, a copy of which was obtained by NBC News , was dated Thursday and comes after allegations emerged that Trump demanded in a meeting with lawmakers this month to know why the us should admit immigrants from "shithole countries", including African nations. (more...)
Dozens Feared Dead as Massive Explosion Rocks Kabul
- January 28, 2018

A plume of smoke could be seen after the explosion, which destroyed the windows of nearby businesses and caused structural damage. The deadly attack took place after a Taliban suicide bomber exploded an ambulance laden with explosives near Sidarat Square in central Kabul where several government offices are located. (more...)
UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH) Shares Sold by Roosevelt Investment Group Inc
- January 28, 2018

It has outperformed by 8.30% the S&P500. Strs Ohio decreased its stake in Unitedhealth Group Inc (UNH) by 1.59% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cantor Fitzgerald raised their price target on UnitedHealth Group to $225.00 and gave the company an overweight rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 18th. (more...)
ISIL terror cell in Western Iran dismantled by IRGC ISIL terror cell in Western Iran dismantled by IRGC
- January 28, 2018

The operation against the terrorist group members, who have been entered into the country via western borders, was launched jointly with the intelligence forces on January 27 morning, the Public Relations Department of IRGC Ground Force's "Najaf Base" said. (more...)
Kinross Gold (KGC) Receives Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.05
- January 28, 2018

The company's stock is now moving with a +ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately 6.95%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of 3.24% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price. (more...)
Mattis: Diplomacy ought to impose motive on North Korea's Kim Jong Un Mattis: Diplomacy ought to impose motive on North Korea's Kim Jong Un
- January 28, 2018

Seoul sees the cooperation on the Olympics as an opportunity to resume meaningful communication with its rival following an extended period of animosity over the North's nuclear weapons and missiles program. "Diplomacy should repose reason on Kim's reckless rhetoric and unsafe provocations", Mattis said, warning that the Winter Olympics talks and the respite in inter-Korean ties that accompany them do not solve overarching problems. (more...)
Gamecocks let lead slip late v. No. 14 Red Raiders Gamecocks let lead slip late v. No. 14 Red Raiders
- January 28, 2018

After trailing by four at halftime, the Gamecocks would storm out to a big lead thanks, in part to Chris Silva. Tech leaned on the play of senior point guard Evans, who had 10 points in the first half. They came from 14 points down to top then 18th-ranked Kentucky 76-68 on January 16, then were 11 points down at No. 20 Florida before their 77-72 win Wednesday night. (more...)
Northeast States To Sue Feds Over GOP's Tax Overhaul Plan Northeast States To Sue Feds Over GOP's Tax Overhaul Plan
- January 28, 2018

There's nothing in the Constitution about the SALT deduction, and nothing in the Constitution that says the federal government has to subsidize states' high taxes by letting taxpayers write them off in a federal return. New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy is joining forces with leaders from other states to fight the legality of the tax law passed by Congress late past year. (more...)
White House nails Holocaust Remembrance statement on just its second try
- January 28, 2018

In a statement, Mr Turnbull said it was as important as ever to contemplate the Holocaust - known as the Shoah in Hebrew - in which the Nazis murdered up to 6 million Jews and millions of other civilians, including people with disabilities and mental illnesses, Slavs, Roma, gay men and Christians. (more...)
Why Donald Trump's efforts to fire Robert Mueller matter Why Donald Trump's efforts to fire Robert Mueller matter
- January 28, 2018

US Senate Democrats have demanded that lawmakers act to protect special counsel Robert Mueller after revelations that President Donald Trump sought to oust him a year ago from overseeing the probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. (more...)
Melania Trump says to marital dispute in White House Melania Trump says to marital dispute in White House
- January 28, 2018

The Wall Street Journal reported that Daniels signed a non-disclosure agreement to keep silent about an alleged affair with Trump in return for $130,000 in hush money. She went on to say, "Like that I've met or dated this person or that person and I've never even heard of that person". "And then I wake up one morning and there's news trucks and reporters outside of my house". (more...)
Body found dismembered in suitcases in Aloha Body found dismembered in suitcases in Aloha
- January 28, 2018

According to Fox12 he tried to slash his own neck and wrists before he was arrested later that evening. Authorities got word of a possible suspect and tracked him to a ravine where they found him after he attempted to commit suicide. "Her son, I mean I don't know if he comprehends that she's never going to come back", she said "It's just so heartless". Zghoul who had a son, had worked as an actress, a model and a voice-over-artist was described by a friend as a "funny, kind and a great ... (more...)
Senate confirms former drug executive Azar as HHS secretary Senate confirms former drug executive Azar as HHS secretary
- January 28, 2018

Trump's first health chief, former Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., resigned last fall amid an outcry over his use of costly private charter aircraft for official travel. Advocates of the billing system change are already anxious his noncommitment signals that it won't happen since the forms get a redesign only once every 10 years. (more...)
Congressional committee requests information from MSU related to Nassar case Congressional committee requests information from MSU related to Nassar case
- January 28, 2018

Nassar was sentenced to up to 175 years in prison earlier this week. The entire USA Gymnastics board of directors will resign in the wake of a sex abuse scandal, as part of the organization's decision Friday to comply with US Olympic Committee requirements to avoid decertification. (more...)
Kentucky Wildcats at West Virginia Mountaineers Preview 01/27/18
- January 28, 2018

When the Big 12/SEC Challenge matchup between West Virginia and Kentucky was announced in May, the storyline that many fans expected was one of the Appalachian underdog taking on the Bluegrass blue blood. 23, 2018, in Lexington, Ky. On the other hand Kentucky is below average when it comes to free throws, they shoot 68% as a team which is 258th in the country. (more...)
Hugh Masekela Useless At 78 Hugh Masekela Useless At 78
- January 28, 2018

Following the end of white minority rule, he opened the 2010 FIFA Soccer World Cup Kick-Off Concert and performed at the event's opening ceremony in Johannesburg's Soccer City stadium. such as "Up, Up and Away" (1967) and " Grazing in the Grass " (1968). In a career spanning more than five decades, Mr. Masekela gained worldwide recognition with his distinctive Afro-Jazz sound and hits such as "Soweto Blues", which served as one of the soundtracks to the anti-apartheid movement. (more...)
Senate's McConnell, Schumer to talk about shutdown: Cornyn Senate's McConnell, Schumer to talk about shutdown: Cornyn
- January 28, 2018

Meanwhile, Saturday saw tens of thousands of protesters taking to the streets across the U.S. for the second Women's March, denouncing President Trump over his views on immigration , abortion, LGBT rights and women's rights. "This is the One Year Anniversary of my Presidency and the Democrats wanted to give me a nice present", Trump posted on Twitter . "It was the Republicans' job to govern, to lead, to reach out to us and come up with a compromise". (more...)
Couple Gets Married In Courthouse Bathroom After Mom Has Medical Emergency Couple Gets Married In Courthouse Bathroom After Mom Has Medical Emergency
- January 28, 2018

An American couple's wedding was moved into a bathroom after the groom's mother suffered an athsma attack during a courthouse wedding ceremony. . Sheriff's officers took her to the courthouse's women's restroom and began administering oxygen. (more...)
Israel slams Polish Holocaust bill Israel slams Polish Holocaust bill
- January 28, 2018

The Israeli prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu , called the proposed law "baseless" and ordered his country's ambassador to meet Polish leaders to express his strong opposition. Netanyahu's government has generally had good relations with Poland, which has been recently voting with Israel in worldwide organisations. The legislation provoked outrage in Israel. (more...)
Senator used 'talking stick' in negotiations Senator used 'talking stick' in negotiations
- January 28, 2018

Apparently it worked. By Monday afternoon, when the Senate voted overwhelmingly to end the three-day shutdown, the group convened by Collins was credited with nudging together the Senate leadership towards a deal to reopen the federal government in exchange for a promise from Republican leaders to address the fate of young, undocumented immigrants known as Dreamers. (more...)
Weather Service Upgrades Santa Anas Forecast to 'Red Flag' Warning Weather Service Upgrades Santa Anas Forecast to 'Red Flag' Warning
- January 28, 2018

The National Weather Service says a Red Flag Warning will be in effect Saturday evening into Monday in mountains and foothills from Los Angeles to San Diego and across the inland counties. Strong wind gusts and low relative humidity propelled that fire's explosive growth as it eventually became California's largest officially recorded wildfire, scorching 281,893 acres in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties and destroying hundreds of homes and other structures. (more...)
Sen. Susan Collins used a 'talking stick' during shutdown negotiations Sen. Susan Collins used a 'talking stick' during shutdown negotiations
- January 28, 2018

Senators from both parties failed to strike a deal last Friday to keep the government running. Sen. Collins said that when "government shuts down it represents the ultimate failure to govern", and that she "needed order". "Big win for Republicans as Democrats cave on Shutdown", Trump tweeted early Tuesday. Sen. Lindsey Graham, a South Carolina Republican, joked with Durbin he was exhausted of "those meetings where they pass the ball around". (more...)
Man charged with murder in disappearance of Mississauga woman Man charged with murder in disappearance of Mississauga woman
- January 28, 2018

Shaofeng Han, 50, was arrested on Friday and charged with second-degree murder. Police didn't say whether the two knew each other, nor did they say why they believed a murder charge was warranted. She was known to travel frequently to various parts of the country, and police were conducting an extensive search for her. Anyone with information regarding this incident should call investigators with the Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at 905-453-2121, ext. (more...)
DR Congo's Kabila defends electoral process DR Congo's Kabila defends electoral process
- January 28, 2018

Kabila wondered whether the opposition that have mobilised protests against his government are interested in peace. His mandate ended in 2016, but a court determined he should remain in power until a new election is held. In a separate report, the United Nations this week also blamed Congolese "state agents" for 1,176 extrajudicial killings previous year. Observers have warned that the political uncertainty is fuelling violence and could destabilize the region at large. (more...)
U-20 WWCQ: Falconets Trounce South Africa To Qualify; Ghana Stop Cameroon U-20 WWCQ: Falconets Trounce South Africa To Qualify; Ghana Stop Cameroon
- January 27, 2018

The Coach Danjuma-led girlls went into the match with a 2-0 advantage after defeating their opponent's in the first leg a fortnight ago in South Africa. Ajibade got her second goal in the 32nd minute, making it 4-0 after tapping in from close range off a pass from Ijamilusi. The South Africans had failed in previous six attempts to pip their perennial rivals Nigeria to their maiden World Cup appearance, yet they have the same mountain to climb this time. (more...)
Morocco beat Namibia to reach semi-finals at African Nations Championship Morocco beat Namibia to reach semi-finals at African Nations Championship
- January 27, 2018

It was Morocco all the way from the blast of the referee's whistle, although Namibia had their fair share of chances, but the Atlas Lions had more. Morocco, who replaced Kenya as hosts after they were stripped of the event due to concerns over infrastructure, opened the scoring eight minutes before half-time through Ayoub El Kaabi. (more...)
Garrett wants DACA deal, but not without securing the borders Garrett wants DACA deal, but not without securing the borders
- January 27, 2018

And they came here as frightful human beings. The Trump administration proposed January 25 a path to citizenship for an estimated 1.8 million young immigrants who entered the country without legal permission. "The bishops and the Catholic community should be alarmed with the proposal, as it undermines core Catholic values of family unity and the protection of persons from persecution". (more...)
Melania Trump skips Davos, visits museum and heads to Florida Melania Trump skips Davos, visits museum and heads to Florida
- January 27, 2018

Despite the rebuttals, recent headlines have inevitably made for a hard period for the first lady. The tweet from Grisham came just hours after the United Kingdom-based Daily Mail published a report claiming the first lady was spending nights in a D.C. (more...)
Three arrests in Leicester jeweller murder inquiry Three arrests in Leicester jeweller murder inquiry
- January 27, 2018

Police have released CCTV of Mr Jogiya, 74, leaving the premises. Leicestershire Police believe the father-of-three, who was due to retire within weeks, was killed in a botched robbery. "The fact that they were pulling a shopping trolley and wearing a burka may have stood out to others in the area, and I'd ask people to cast their minds back and try to remember whether they saw that person". (more...)
Police Investigating Attempted Sexual Assault at Dana White's Home Police Investigating Attempted Sexual Assault at Dana White's Home
- January 27, 2018

Officers instructed the man, but he didn't comply and began to flee on foot, police said. He then turned and pointed his gun at the officers, according to Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. Investigators did not immediately say how many officers fired or whether the man returned fire. He was transported to UMC Trauma with non-life threatening injuries. (more...)

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