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Lindsey Graham: Trump staff 'irrational' about immigration

Lindsey Graham: Trump staff 'irrational' about immigration

It's bad enough that the president of the United States is an inveterate liar. It is insulting to the leaders of those countries, for no good reason. "The difference is, I'm right". Dick Durbin (D-Il...

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SHUTDOWN: Government Funding Frozen as Budget Deal Remains Elusive

Trump and Schumer tried to cut a last-minute deal that would have included greater military spending and money for a wall along the Mexican border. USA government shuts down as Congress fails to o...

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Trump says 'I'm not a racist,' willing to reach deal on DACA

Trump says 'I'm not a racist,' willing to reach deal on DACA

The South Carolina Republican says White House chief of staff John Kelly is "a fine man, but he's part of the staff". Trump has said Durbin misrepresented his comments. "I'm really thrilled, and h...

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McConnell announces vote in last-ditch effort to avert government shutdown

McConnell announces vote in last-ditch effort to avert government shutdown

United States lawmakers raced against the clock to avert a federal government shutdown on Friday but it was not clear if hectic negotiations would bring a deal before a midnight deadline. Even as the ...

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White Home says Trump's journey to Pittsburgh is about coverage, not politics

White Home says Trump's journey to Pittsburgh is about coverage, not politics

There were no protests at the event, though Mr. Trump's motorcade from the airport to the H&K facility did pass a group of supporters and protesters, one of whom held up a sign that said, "Keep your...

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Australian Open: Maria Sharapova's Victory Dreams Shattered By Angelique Kerber's Power Knock

Australian Open: Maria Sharapova's Victory Dreams Shattered By Angelique Kerber's Power Knock

Chung showed another sign of his promise by coolly closing out a five-set win over German fourth seed Alexander Zverev , a player many pundits have widely tipped as a future grand slam victor. We kno...

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NAACP president on Trump: 'We know he's a racist'

NAACP president on Trump: 'We know he's a racist'

Sen. These are familiar themes, of course: the vulgarity, the racially-charged comments , the notion that Trump changes his mind based on the last person he's spoken to are tropes you could apply...

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Durbin 'misrepresented' immigration comments

U.S. lawmakers have until Friday to agree on government funding, with temporary measures set to expire. Sen. Rand Paul said Sunday that it is "unfair" to call President Donald Trump a racist but h...

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Turkey has begun 'de-facto ground operation' in Afrin, says Erdogan

Turkey has begun 'de-facto ground operation' in Afrin, says Erdogan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced on Saturday the military operation in Syria's Afrin has "actively" started. Days later, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced that the USA would ...

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Congress to meet Saturday to try to pass government funding measure

Congress to meet Saturday to try to pass government funding measure

Also potentially hurting Republicans is that one of the key sticking points for Democrats on a deal is extension of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, protecting "Dreamers" who were b...

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U.S. criticises Turkey over military offensive in northern Syria

U.S. criticises Turkey over military offensive in northern Syria

The Turkish military fired some 40 rounds of artillery rounds into Afrin from border posts near the towns of Reyhanli, Kirikhan and Hassa in Hatay province, the private Dogan news agency reported on F...

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Sanders: McConnell pushed

Sanders: McConnell pushed "doomed" vote to avert shutdown

Now, the White House is trying to frame the failure as a #SchumerShutdown. The president who promised to be a master deal-maker at times looked more like a saboteur. For leverage, Democrats were b...

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Celebrity French Chef Paul Bocuse Dies At 91

Celebrity French Chef Paul Bocuse Dies At 91

Bocuse was one of the leading early proponents of French nouvelle cuisine and the French Interior called him the "pope of gastronomes" in a tribute today. French President Emmanuel Macron said in ...

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Real Madrid Legend Makes A Shocking Claim About Neymar

Real Madrid Legend Makes A Shocking Claim About Neymar

The Spanish press reported last week that Ronaldo had grown increasingly frustrated that Real had not acted on a promise to offer him a more lucrative contract following his role in their Champions ...

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Trump blames Senator Durbin for blowing immigration deal

He painted many Mexican immigrants as rapist and criminals. "I know what was said and I know what I said". "I can tell you explicitly they are wrong". He asked how Trump had characterized ...

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Turkey launches 11 airstrikes on Kurdish-held Afrin in Syria

Turkey launches 11 airstrikes on Kurdish-held Afrin in Syria

The People's Protection Units, or YPG, are essential to the Syrian Democratic Forces that have worked with the US -led anti-Daesh (IS) coalition to push so-called Islamic State from Syria. The Turkish...

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Novak Djokovic eases into Australian Open fourth round

Novak Djokovic eases into Australian Open fourth round

The six-time Australian Open victor received a medical treatment in the second set for an injury but came back strong to close out the match in two hours, 23 minutes. We have to take that into consi...

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CNN Poll: President Trump's approval rating edges up to 40%

CNN Poll: President Trump's approval rating edges up to 40%

Africa as a whole remains the bright spot for US leadership approval, as it has been for the past decade. Recent surveys show most Americans view Trump as a divisive figure and even question his...

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North Korea to send 22 athletes to Winter Olympics in South Korea

North Korea to send 22 athletes to Winter Olympics in South Korea

An Olympic deal became possible after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said in a New Year's speech that a team could cross the border to compete . But Seoul and Pyongyang still needed approval fro...

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Supreme Court To Hear Travel Ban 3.0 Challenge In April

Supreme Court To Hear Travel Ban 3.0 Challenge In April

The lawsuit alleges, in essence, that undoing the Obama administration's DACA order in the same manner it was issued violates the Administrative Procedure Act. At Thursday's meeting, a source close ...

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Trump vows to push 'America First' policy

Trump vows to push 'America First' policy

The American Presidency Project, hosted by the University of California, Santa Barbara put the total voting-age population of the US at 235,248,000 in 2012. The US air force eventually reduced the tot...

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White House: US Maintains 'Open Channels' With North Korea

The report comes a day after President Donald Trump accused Russian Federation of not doing enough to help squeeze North Korea economically as part of the broader effort to pressure the rogue state ...

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How to watch Arizona vs. Stanford

How to watch Arizona vs. Stanford

Arizona vs Stanford live stream is on CBS stream. Pickens made both of those and then Trier was fouled with 5.0 seconds left, and missed the first of two free throws. The Cardinal played the rest ...

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Civilians Injured in Turkish Airstrikes on Afrin, Kurdish Reports Say

Civilians Injured in Turkish Airstrikes on Afrin, Kurdish Reports Say

Turkey from August 2016 to March 2017 pushed into Syria in its more than half-year Euphrates Shield operation in an area to the east of Afrin against both YPG and IS. "We don't want them to engag...

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"Weekend storm to bring 4-8" of snow to metro Denver

Four-to-eight inches are predicted in the Denver foothills beginning Saturday night while up to seven inches are expected along the I-25 corridor into early Sunday, according to the NWS. Heavy snow i...

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Northern Syria protest against planned Turkish invasion in Afrin

Northern Syria protest against planned Turkish invasion in Afrin

Turkey's military is calling the campaign Operation Olive Branch. That has incensed Turkey, which regards the Kurdish force in Syria as an extension of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), a separat...

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Manchester City to bounce back in style over Newcastle

Manchester City to bounce back in style over Newcastle

City had been heavily linked with Manchester United-bound Alexis Sanchez but Aguero's clinical performance against the Magpies suggested City's champions-elect have no great need to add to thei...

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Donald Trump takes on Dick Durbin over 'racial slur'

Donald Trump takes on Dick Durbin over 'racial slur'

Trump's doctor earlier revealed how the president scored a ideal 30 on the test, where anything above 26 is considered "normal" and anything below is a cause for concern. Durbin said Monday the White ...

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MLK III calls out President Trump on alleged immigration comments

MLK III calls out President Trump on alleged immigration comments

Trump said Sunday: "Did you see what various senators in the room said about my comments?" "I think the context of that conversation - there was so much covered in that meeting". I don't dispute th...

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Turkey warplanes bomb Kurds in Syria

Turkey warplanes bomb Kurds in Syria

Turkish troops on Friday launched artillery fire towards Kurdish-held positions in Afrin, continuing barrages that have hit the region all week. "Don't ever doubt it. But the area the Kurds hold...

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Haleakala National Park partially closed in federal shutdown

Haleakala National Park partially closed in federal shutdown

All nine panel members, who are not employees of the Interior Department but are citizens who have shown a commitment to the National Park Service, have terms set to expire in May. This time around,...

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US couple who 'tortured' children pleads not guilty

US couple who 'tortured' children pleads not guilty

As for food, the children were malnourished (all except for the 2-year-old who appeared to have been receiving enough food) and several of the children, in the words of Hestrin , have cognitive impai...

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Man in mid-20s killed in targeted shooting in Abbotsford

Man in mid-20s killed in targeted shooting in Abbotsford

Authorities have arrested a suspect in a shooting that killed two people and injured another in central Wisconsin. He was pronounced dead at the scene and IHIT was called in. The homicide team says a ...

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Syrian Kurdish YPG says Turkish warplanes bomb Afrin

Syrian Kurdish YPG says Turkish warplanes bomb Afrin

And while the Afrin enclave was designated as the primary target, the operation would be "followed by [the SDF-controlled] Manbij" region, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated. Instead, ...

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Instagram Introduces New 'Active At' Feature to Deliver 'Fun Real-Time' Conversations

Instagram Introduces New 'Active At' Feature to Deliver 'Fun Real-Time' Conversations

Instagram now shows when a person has last been active on the app. Photo: Denisse Moreno, screenshot. This new activity status rolled out with the latest update for the Instagram apps on both ...

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We want immigrants 'from everywhere' to come to US

We want immigrants 'from everywhere' to come to US

The White House has not denied that Trump used a vulgar term, and indicated Tuesday that no apology would be forthcoming. A confidant of Trump told The Associated Press that the president spent ...

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Giovane mantovano aggredito e rapinato da una baby gang nel Napoletano

Giovane mantovano aggredito e rapinato da una baby gang nel Napoletano

Erano tutti ben vestiti, hanno agito con lucidità", hanno denunciato le vittime. Pomigliano D'Arco ( Napoli ), 14 gennaio 2018 - A poche ore dal pestaggio selvaggio di un 15enne , lasciato in fin...

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Australian Open heat: Players near collapse but AFL legend says harden up

Australian Open heat: Players near collapse but AFL legend says harden up

Novak Djokovic believes players are being asked to push themselves to the physical limit after sweltering conditions took their toll in Melbourne on Thursday. 'Well it was obvious that we both suf...

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National Football League conference championships Q&A: What are the odds …?

National Football League conference championships Q&A: What are the odds …?

Jacksonville has scored eight defensive touchdowns this season (including the playoffs), the most in the National Football League and as many as the 11 teams that had one or fewer defensive touchdowns...

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White House doctor: Trump is fit for duty, should hit gym

White House doctor: Trump is fit for duty, should hit gym

The president is "very sharp" and "very articulate" in their conversations and does not repeat himself, he said. "If you believe that I've got some swampland in Florida I'd like to sell", a follow-up ...

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