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Democrats stand in way of DACA solution

The fight by Democrats to stop the deportation of about 700,000 immigrants brought to the US illegally as children and now protected under the DACA program isn't just an act of compassion. Hidalgo C...

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Rex Tillerson denies USA plans to form Syria border force

Rex Tillerson denies USA plans to form Syria border force

Tillerson said the "entire situation has been mis-portrayed, mis-described, some people misspoke". "If Turkish Air Forces aim to violate the Syrian air field or attack Syria , they should refrain...

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These are the 20 cities on the Amazon HQ finalist list

These are the 20 cities on the Amazon HQ finalist list

The retailer company said in a statement that it will announce the winning city later this year after further discussions with the finalists . "They are going to need a lot of this great retail...

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California parents starved 13 children, taunted them with pie

California parents starved 13 children, taunted them with pie

Describing what the siblings endured as "severe, emotional, physical abuse", Riverside County District Attorney Mike Hestrin also revealed the children were not allowed to shower a couple of times a...

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New Zealand wins toss, bats vs Pakistan in 5th ODI

New Zealand wins toss, bats vs Pakistan in 5th ODI

Pakistani skipper Sarfraz Ahmed made his way back to the pavilion at 3. Mark Chapman, who is second on the New Zealand domestic T20 competition's batting chart, was denied a spot in the squad by T...

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'No, I'm not a racist': US president defends himself against fresh accusations

David Perdue said Sunday that there had been a "gross misinterpretation" of Trump's remarks in a private meeting, where sources told CNN Trump made the demeaning and dismissive comment about immig...

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Graham: Trump Is 'Absolutely Not' A Racist

Most of us realized Donald Trump wouldn't be a typical president. The president later said he had used "tough" language but not that exact word, and now the administration has moved to a more for...

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USA | Parents of 13 locked-up kids held on hefty bail

USA | Parents of 13 locked-up kids held on hefty bail

It was originally believes that all 13 were children due to their malnourishment, but it was later revealed that the siblings were ages between two and 29 years of age. The kids' parents are e...

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Puerto Rico on Alert for Deteriorating Economy

Puerto Rico on Alert for Deteriorating Economy

While some on Twitter blamed the USA government for not getting the power back on sooner, others were moved by the school's joy. Dr. Paul Biddinger at Mass General said 40 percent of Puerto Rico's IV ...

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Trump Says 'Dreamers' Program Is 'Probably Dead'

Trump Says 'Dreamers' Program Is 'Probably Dead'

Trump wasn't apologetic and denied he was racist, instead blaming the media for distorting his meaning, said the confidant, who wasn't authorized to disclose a private conversation and spoke on condit...

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Trump Makes Dubious Claim That Military Hurt 'Worst' By Shutdown

Trump Makes Dubious Claim That Military Hurt 'Worst' By Shutdown

Defense Department Thursday. "We're here to support our country's military", Trump said outside the Pentagon on Thursday. According to media reports, USA troops still report for duty during a govern...

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Snow sends motorists skidding in South; North Carolina slammed

Snow sends motorists skidding in South; North Carolina slammed

Metro Atlanta's commuter rail system is operating on a limited schedule as the city continues to recover from a snow and ice storm that brought the region to a standstill. In the freezing Houston area...

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Convicted Sexual Abuser Larry Nassar Doesn't Want To Hear From His Victims

Convicted Sexual Abuser Larry Nassar Doesn't Want To Hear From His Victims

Directly addressing the slight, bespectacled Nassar in court, she said the 54-year-old was brazen in his abuse. 'It seemed whenever and wherever this man could find the chance, I was "treated". "Con...

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30 students fall sick after consuming biryani at Bhiwandi madrassa

The children were admitted to the Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital in the city. Sources said, on Tuesday the madrassa had organised a cultural programme on its premises, which was followed by a public ...

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Two dozen cops and investigators storm the offices of Newsweek magazine

Two dozen cops and investigators storm the offices of Newsweek magazine

Investigators from the Manhattan DA's office stormed the offices of Newsweek on Thursday, serving a warrant for information about the magazine's computers. Newsweek Media Group is the new name of ...

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Florence Community commemorates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr

Florence Community commemorates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr

Morris said although there are some who will say one race is superior to another, that God only created one race. "It means that we need to do things now to stop them from happening later", said Sce...

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Mauritius on alert for tropical cyclone Berguitta, port and airport closed

Mauritius on alert for tropical cyclone Berguitta, port and airport closed

The Stock Exchange of Mauritius said on Tuesday it would remain closed on Wednesday if the storm warning were upgraded to class III. Berguitta was likely to strike Mauritius on Wednesday and pass ...

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Almost a year after inauguration, prosecutors to drop most rioting charges

Almost a year after inauguration, prosecutors to drop most rioting charges

Attorney's Office said in a statement. The U.S. Justice Department intends to dismiss criminal charges against 129 defendants in connection with the protests that took place during President Donald ...

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I'm not a Racist

I'm not a Racist

The White House said there are no tapes. "Dr. King's dream is our dream. I think in Donald Trump's mind he's misinfromed about the culture of Haitians". But it should not be a day of hero worship....

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Trump says terminating NAFTA would yield the 'best deal' in renegotiations

Trump says terminating NAFTA would yield the 'best deal' in renegotiations

The Reuters interview with Trump also reversed gains on Wednesday in Mexico's peso, which has been highly sensitive to NAFTA withdrawal talk.But Trump told the Wall Street Journal last week that he wo...

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British lawmakers approve EU Withdrawal Bill

British lawmakers approve EU Withdrawal Bill

But the legislation will now face scrutiny from parliament's largely pro-EU upper house, where May's party does not have a majority, which will intensify efforts to force a re-run of a 2016 referendum...

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President Trump's Medical Exam Fuels Flurry of 'Girther' Conspiracy Theories

President Trump's Medical Exam Fuels Flurry of 'Girther' Conspiracy Theories

The doc initially said the exam "went exceptionally well", but cautioned there's room for improvement. "We discussed diet, exercise , and weight-loss", the doctor said. Ziad Nasreddine has just...

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Trump's Doctor Dismisses Questions About Mental Stability, Stresses 'Excellent' Health

Trump's Doctor Dismisses Questions About Mental Stability, Stresses 'Excellent' Health

The MoCA test Trump took includes exercises to the likes of remembering a list of spoken words; listening to a list of random numbers and repeating them backward; naming as many words that begin wit...

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North Korea 'Bloody Nose' Could Turn into Torrent

North Korea 'Bloody Nose' Could Turn into Torrent

Rodong Sinmun , the ruling party newspaper, lashed out at Trump in a commentary on Tuesday that took issue with the US commander in chief's January 2 tweet that "I too have a Nuclear Button, but i...

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Chicago Red Stars Trade Team USA Striker Christen Press in Blockbuster Deal

Chicago Red Stars Trade Team USA Striker Christen Press in Blockbuster Deal

The New Jersey native and former Rutgers standout will play at her alma mater-Sky Blue FC's home games are at Rutgers-after splitting past year between Manchester City Women and the Dash. Houston Dash...

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Chelsea vs Norwich FREE

Chelsea vs Norwich FREE

The Canaries head to Stamford Bridge for their Emirates FA Cup third round replay, having previously holding Antonio Conte 's side to a 0-0 draw at Carrow Road. "If the person checking the situatio...

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Clock Ticks Down to Possible US Government Shutdown

The bill passed on a 230 to 197 vote, with 11 Republicans voting against the bill put forth by their own party's leadership. Instead, Ryan said it was "baffling" why Democrats would oppose the s...

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India tests ballistic missile, posing new threat to China

India tests ballistic missile, posing new threat to China

The firing of the Agni-5 comes months after the official end of a standoff between China and India over a remote sliver of land in the Himalayas, a squabble that lasted for more than two months and ...

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Trump's lawyers urge Supreme Court to reject DACA ruling by California judge

Trump's lawyers urge Supreme Court to reject DACA ruling by California judge

The administration is challenging a January 9 decision by San Francisco-based U.S. District Judge William Alsup, who ruled that DACA must remain in place while the litigation is resolved. "I am co...

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Doctor: Trump has 'incredible genes,' is 'fit for duty'

But Trump has stuck with a vague denial that he used such language, and so far has made no move to apologize, hurting prospects for a deal on DACA and making life uncomfortable for Republicans as they...

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Israel apologizes to Jordan over embassy shooting

Israel apologizes to Jordan over embassy shooting

Last July, two Jordanians were killed and an Israeli injured in a shooting in a residential building of the heavily-guarded Israeli embassy in the capital Amman. The Israeli Ambassador to Jordan, Eina...

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Jimmy Kimmel calls out GOP senators who

Jimmy Kimmel calls out GOP senators who "brazenly lied" to defend Trump

Republican Senator David Perdue insisted Sunday that President Trump did not use the word "sh*thole" to refer to Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations during a bipartisan immigration meeting l...

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Aunt: Captive children kept from extended family

Aunt: Captive children kept from extended family

The secret of the house on Muir Woods Road began to spill out on Sunday when the Turpins' 17-year-old daughter escaped through a window and called 911 with a cellphone she took from the home, the Riv...

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Auto drives into crowd at Copacabana Beach in Rio; 11 hurt

Auto drives into crowd at Copacabana Beach in Rio; 11 hurt

Several people were hospitalised from the crash. The incident is believed to have happened at 8pm local time, and according to the Daily Mail the area was filled with tourists at the time. The Hyund...

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Flights, trains disrupted as storm lashes Europe

Flights, trains disrupted as storm lashes Europe

The airport said all take-offs and landings were halted "until further notice" because of the severe weather conditions. A second Dutchman, also 62, was killed in eastern Enschede when a tree topple...

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Zimbabwe decries Trump's

Zimbabwe decries Trump's "prejudicial" statement of Africa

The statement continued: "Zimbabwe, and we believe the majority of countries in the world, desire relations based on mutual acceptable and respect, values that serve and demonstrate the human family a...

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Speaker Ryan says Canada is the Real Problem in NAFTA, Not Mexico

Speaker Ryan says Canada is the Real Problem in NAFTA, Not Mexico

We'll see what happens. According to a leadertelegram.com article, Brian Gould, an associate professor of Agricultural and Applied Economics at UW-Madison, said hes unsure what will happen if the us...

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House Intelligence Panel to Release Testimony of Fusion GPS Co-founder

House Intelligence Panel to Release Testimony of Fusion GPS Co-founder

Simpson had testified in private in November. The committee posted it later in the day and it is available online here . The move comes on the heels of the release by Democratic Senator Dianne Fe...

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Top MD Democrats Criticize Possible Government Shutdown

Top MD Democrats Criticize Possible Government Shutdown

In a statement , U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services said that "until further notice", the Obama-era program, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, known as DACA, "will be operated on the t...

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Ivana Trump Agrees That Donald Trump Is a Not-Racist, Stable Genius

Ivana Trump might no longer be married to Donald Trump , but she's still more than willing to sing his praises and stroke his ego unsolicited to the press. Members of Congress from both parties are ...

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