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Close to the Brink on a Government Shutdown

Close to the Brink on a Government Shutdown

There is no requirement to have a DACA deal completed by this week; the President had given Congress an early March deadline on what to do about hundreds of thousands of illegal immigrant "Dreamers"...

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Donald Trump's medical examination mocked with 'girther' movement

Trump had responded by referring to himself as a "stable genius", and requested the cognitive exam. It's created to identify early cognitive decline - not other psychological issues, or personality ...

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Bannon agrees to Mueller interview

Bannon agrees to Mueller interview

Committee members said they will bring Bannon back as early as Thursday for more questioning under a subpoena they issued Tuesday. A White House official said the White House counsel's office ha...

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GOP Senators Who Didn't Recall Trump Vulgarity Backtrack

Dick Durbin , an Illinois Democrat, confirmed the Post's reporting, while Sen. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), who also attended the meeting with Trump, released a vague statement Friday addressing th...

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Battlefield 1's Fourth Expansion Announced, Includes Aerial Combat-Only Maps

Battlefield 1's Fourth Expansion Announced, Includes Aerial Combat-Only Maps

In all, Apocalypse will add five new multiplayer maps for players to check out. Originally released in 2016, Battlefield 1 took the popular series into the muddy mess of World War 1. Air Assault p...

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Clock ticking toward shutdown as Congress returns to one big spending mess

It was during Oval Office negotiations over a potential DACA replacement last week that, in the course of dismissing one deal negotiated by Senate Democrats and Republicans, Trump used a vulgar ...

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Trump's doctor has

Trump's doctor has "no concerns" about US President's health

Trump aced a cognitive exam and has benefited from not drinking or smoking his entire life, Jackson said. Jackson said Trump received a flawless score on a cognitive test created to screen for n...

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Trump asked doctor for cognitive test

Trump asked doctor for cognitive test

DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday that she couldn't remember the president using the word ascribed to him. President Donald Trump has a "very strong and a v...

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High Court Pauses Ruling That Invalidated North Carolina House Districts

High Court Pauses Ruling That Invalidated North Carolina House Districts

A three-judge federal court in Greensboro had ordered the legislature. The attorneys for the Republican lawmakers had requested a ruling by next Monday. The judicial panel found multiple ways by which...

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Trump's cognitive ability is normal, says White House doctor

Trump's cognitive ability is normal, says White House doctor

Dr Ronald Petersen, an Alzheimer's expert at the prestigious Mayo Clinic, said he could not comment specifically on the president's cognitive health . "Senator Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented wha...

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Winter Storm Warning canceled; Bexar County under advisory

Winter Storm Warning canceled; Bexar County under advisory

Icy winter weather led to a few amusing plays on words such as "Arctageddon" and "Snowmageddon". Lower 60s expected on Sunday, but an approaching cold front will bring a chance of showers and thunders...

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Department of Education approves Wyoming ESSA plan

Department of Education approves Wyoming ESSA plan

Approval means such state will continue receiving federal education aid, which in New York State's case totals about $1.6 billion annually. - Promotes work-based learning in the state through a pilo...

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Caterpillar Inc. (CAT), GoPro, Inc. (GPRO) — Recommendation Trends Analysis

Caterpillar Inc. (CAT), GoPro, Inc. (GPRO) — Recommendation Trends Analysis

A total of 5.57 Million shares exchanged at hands and its Average Volume is 4 Million. About 2.81M shares traded. Caterpillar (NYSE: CAT ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, Octo...

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Sen. Lindsey Graham: Trump's staff gave him 'really bad advice' on immigration

Sen. Lindsey Graham: Trump's staff gave him 'really bad advice' on immigration

Trump has drawn criticism at home, from Republicans and Democrats and from overseas for the comments attributed to him. "Steve Bannon has nothing to do with me or my presidency", Trump said after t...

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Government shutdown looms with no DACA deal in sight

Government shutdown looms with no DACA deal in sight

The legislation would improve components of the Congressional Accountability Act, a law that established the system critics call outdated that still governs the handling of sexual harassment, discri...

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State Dept: Relations with African countries 'deeper than any one alleged comment'

State Dept: Relations with African countries 'deeper than any one alleged comment'

Eric Trump offered the defense during a discussion of last week's White House meeting on immigration, when participants said his father described Haiti and some African nations as " shithole coun...

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White House releases Results of Trump's Physical Examination

White House releases Results of Trump's Physical Examination

A row broke out last week over Trump's alleged use of the word " shithole " to describe African nations. And on Monday he tweeted that Mr Durbin had "totally misrepresented what was said". Presi...

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How an immigrant to Canada helped Donald Trump prove his mental health

How an immigrant to Canada helped Donald Trump prove his mental health

Administration officials and lawmakers spent the holiday weekend debating the precise presidential vulgarity used, and moved to cast last Thursday's White House meeting as a salty affair, with expleti...

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Some national parks could stay open if the federal government shuts down

Some national parks could stay open if the federal government shuts down

The news wire also reported Swift said it was "patently false to say the department had not engaged the board, when as recently as January 8 we were working with the board to renew their charter, sche...

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Tom Cotton, David Perdue, and the Trap of Lying for Donald Trump

Tom Cotton, David Perdue, and the Trap of Lying for Donald Trump

Yeah. The US president's doctor has confirmed that he performed " exceedingly well " on a surprise cognitive screening test administered last week. "It's called genetics. For making this absolutely cl...

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Nervous Republicans fear they'll pay if government shuts down

Nervous Republicans fear they'll pay if government shuts down

President Donald Trump has said that the programme protecting immigrants brought to the USA illegally as children is "probably dead" as he blamed Democrats for hindering talks over a potential immi...

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Parents accused of torturing 13 children

Parents accused of torturing 13 children

Inside the house officers found "several children shackled to their beds with chains and padlocks in dark and foul-smelling surroundings", the statement said . "You can see mum and dad seem to ...

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Hundreds of flights scrapped as storm shuts Amsterdam airport

Hundreds of flights scrapped as storm shuts Amsterdam airport

The national weather service recorded wind gusts of up to 140 kph (87 mph) in the southern port of Hook of Holland as the storm passed over. "The road outside has been cordoned off and police are ...

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Minnesota unemployment at 17-year low

Minnesota unemployment at 17-year low

Wisconsin's unemployment rate dropped to 3.0 percent in December for the first time in 45 years, according to a Department of Workforce Development announcement Thursday morning. Professional and bu...

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Storm kills three in the Netherlands, three in Germany

Storm kills three in the Netherlands, three in Germany

A second Dutchman, also 62, was killed in eastern Enschede when a tree toppled onto his auto, the Dutch news agency ANP said. Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport briefly suspended all air traffic as gusts ...

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Police Say Additional Suspects Could Be Charged in Las Vegas Shooting

Police Say Additional Suspects Could Be Charged in Las Vegas Shooting

The released search warrants also showed police were investigating his girlfriend's social media accounts and she had been named a person of interest shortly after the shooting. It has more than three...

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INX Media: SC to hear Karti's plea to travel overseas today

INX Media: SC to hear Karti's plea to travel overseas today

Karti Chidambaram was summoned by the agency to appear before the Investigating Officer (IO) of the case today. It has been alleged that Karti illegally took service charges for getting the Foreign ...

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Jacinda Ardern: New Zealand's prime minister announces she is pregnant

Jacinda Ardern: New Zealand's prime minister announces she is pregnant

She said in a statement that she had asked Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters on Thursday to act as prime minister for six weeks after the birth. She would arrange for ministers to cover her other...

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North and South Korea to march into Olympics under 'unified' flag

North and South Korea to march into Olympics under 'unified' flag

The number of petitions shot up to more than 100 this week, with the most popular one garnering more than 17,000 votes. The most popular has more than 11,000 signatures, with one person writing: "Th...

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Christie blocked from VIP entrance at Newark Airport

Christie blocked from VIP entrance at Newark Airport

But a law enforcement official familiar with the encounter tells The Associated Press that an airport police officer and a Transportation Security Administration officer directed them to the regular s...

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Meryl Streep #SheKnew posters pop up in LA over Harvey Weinstein fallout

Meryl Streep #SheKnew posters pop up in LA over Harvey Weinstein fallout

His lawyers said in a statement , "Mr. Weinstein has never at any time committed an act of sexual assault, and it is wrong and irresponsible to conflate claims of impolitic behavior or consensual s...

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Gov. Cuomo explains plan to close expected $4.4 billion budget gap

Gov. Cuomo explains plan to close expected $4.4 billion budget gap

A report by Governor Cuomo's tax department lists ways that New Yorkers could get around the loss of some of their state and local tax deductions under the new law. The state collected $47.6 billion i...

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Pres. Trump's physician says he's in excellent health

Pres. Trump's physician says he's in excellent health

Durbin - the only Democrat in attendance - told reporters that Trump made the comments that were attributed to him. DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday th...

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DACA Troubles Could Put Spending Bill In Peril

But now there are rumors of Republicans considering only a clean continuing resolution in light of the DACA deal falling apart after the President's comments. "They are not really dictating it, necess...

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Michigan State Univ. allows white nationalist to speak

Michigan State Univ. allows white nationalist to speak

The university agreed to allow the group to hold an event during spring break at the MSU Pavilion for Agriculture and Livestock Education, on March 5. Spencer's group will provide insurance for the ev...

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Fact Check: Trump's Claim That a Shutdown Would Hurt the Military

Fact Check: Trump's Claim That a Shutdown Would Hurt the Military

Trump tweeted Thursday morning. "With little hope of an immigration agreement this week, Republicans in Congress are looking to head off a government shutdown this weekend by pairing anothe...

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Friends First-News Feed Updated By Facebook

Friends First-News Feed Updated By Facebook

Does this mean you are eliminating Page content from News Feed? Mark outlined this in a post today. According to Facebook CFO David Wehner, on the third-quarter 2017 earnings call , price is a much ...

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White House Doctor Says Trump Is In 'Excellent' Physical, Cognitive Health

Jackson said he prescribed a diet lower in fat and carbohydrates, and exercise. "What I was struck with frankly, as I'm sure you were as well, was just the general profanity used in the room by nea...

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Trump says government shutdown 'could happen'

Trump says government shutdown 'could happen'

Trump tweeted Thursday morning. "Trump International Golf Club is a spectacular golf course", he wrote several weeks later, after another "great day of fun playing with @POTUS". President Donald Trum...

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Gay teen Blaze Bernstein stabbed 'over 20 times' in fatal attack

Gay teen Blaze Bernstein stabbed 'over 20 times' in fatal attack

Woodward told investigators after his arrest that Bernstein, who was openly gay, kissed him on the lips, raising the possibility that the Ivy League student might have been killed for his sexual orien...

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