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Trump expresses desire for better relations with Russian Federation


At the same time , according to the report, he said that "if you are going to say that Mexico is not going to pay for the wall, then I do not want to meet with you guys anymore because I can not live with that". Sheriff Joe protected our borders. Trump called Arpaio a " patriot ", and he listed a number of controversial pardons and commutations that presidents have made in the past, including President Bill Clinton's pardon of Marc Rich and President Barack Obama's commutation of the ... Read More »

Republicans should get Trump to resign


Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Ala., told the Examiner that he proposed a bill in March that would impose a 2 percent tax on cash transfer from "anybody who remits to South America", but is trapped in committees. Today, as the current spending extension bill nears its end, it remains unclear if Trump and Congress can once again agree on a measure that doesn't cover the 1,954-mile wall's expenses. Read More »

UP: FIR lodged against teacher for slapping standard three student


A teacher has been fired after being caught on CCTV slapping a pupil 40 TIMES in the face - because he failed to answer the register. As a result, he fell unconscious on the floor and the teacher left the classroom. Following a complaint by the child's father, a FIR was registered today against the teacher for voluntarily causing hurt, station officer of PGI police station Brijesh Rai told PTI . Read More »

North Carolina sends 5 water rescue crews to Texas


The team will be assisting local first responders with relocating stranded people as well as emergency rescue when necessary. A team from Miami-Dade's Urban Search and Rescue Task Force run to board a U.S. Huffman says, "They're pretty overwhelmed over there". "We are launching our largest hurricane relief effort in years, and with the help of our partners, we are ready to shelter thousands of people". Read More »

DUP leader Arlene Foster calls for parallel process to break Stormont deadlock


In her response, Sinn Féin's leader in the north Michelle O'Neill said the DUP had previously failed to honour its agreements. Mrs Foster described it as a "common-sense solution" to the ongoing political deadlock. "Anything that can be agreed in a time-limited parallel process can be agreed now", he said. "In 2021, Northern Ireland will celebrate its centenary". Read More »

Trump to donate $1 million to Texas recovery

Trump used a similar "reporters decide" gimmick at the beginning of his administration, that time with his presidential salary, which he is declining to accept. Before taking office, Trump had a history of overstating his charitable giving and taking credit for donations that came from other sources . Sanders' predecessor Sean Spicer similarly asked reporters in March to suggest worthy recipients of his donations. Read More »

Trump Again Threatens Government Shutdown If He Doesn't Get Border Wall Money


The president's speech was light on details, offering little insight into what his administration wants out of a final tax package. Putting specific tax breaks on the chopping block could prompt a nasty fight. But he will need a few Senate Democrats to go along, and even those in red states the president won aren't budging. White House and congressional Republicans also are considering putting new limits on the deduction for home mortgage interest . Read More »

Harvey's impact: Lubbock gas prices will change, supply likely won't


Gas prices across the country have spiked after Hurricane Harvey hit the Texas and Louisiana coasts, where much of the country's oi refineries operate. The average price for a gallon of regular unleaded is $2.40 across the USA and $2.35 in Nebraska, according to AAA . While retail prices are rising, motorists may see additional increases at the pump in some areas. Read More »

Tory MPs tell Theresa May she can't go 'on and on'


In July , anonymous briefings indicated at least 15 Conservative MPs had agreed to sign a letter of no confidence in May - a vote, which if successful, would see her unseated as party leader and Prime Minister. "Yes. I'm here for the long term and it's crucial, what me and my government are about is not just delivering on Brexit, we are delivering a brighter future for the United Kingdom". Read More »

Pune Woman Has Foetus Without Skull Or Brain, Can Abort: Top Court


CONCERNED BY the rising number of abortion pleas before the Supreme Court, the Centre has written to all the states and union territories, asking them to set up permanent medical boards to deal with such cases. In the event of an adverse order by the court, the woman is either forced to deliver a baby that she doesn't want, or risk her life during delivery because the court failed to rule in her favour or lost time in doing so, or worse still - resort to an illegal abortion and claim that she ... Read More »

Congress switches gears on proposed FEMA cuts post-Harvey

Long used a phrase that has become almost synonymous with the government's botched response to Hurricane Katrina . Mr. President Obama's appointee to lead FEMA, Craig Fulgate , was credited with reforming the agency. He told reporters at a briefing Monday morning in Washington that "this is a life safety, life sustaining mission". "This is a partnership". "Because this is an unprecedented disaster in terms of the amount of rainfall and the ongoing flood situation, it appears we will ... Read More »

Highway Patrol will target impaired drivers over Labor Day weekend


Starting Friday night, local and state law enforcement are hosting a DUI blitz. Oceanside Police will conduct DUI and driver's license checkpoints on September 1 in areas with high frequencies of DUIs, collisions and arrests. Police also ask that friends encourage those who have been drinking to return home safely. On average, Knox said a DUI can set someone back $10,000 in attorney fees, fines, court costs, lost time at work, higher insurance rates, vehicle towing and repairs, and more. Read More »

Owners must surgically 'debark' loud dogs, court rules


Debarking is a surgical procedure in which parts of a dog's vocal folds or cords are cut out in an effort to lower the volume of its barks or, more severely, to eliminate the dog's ability to bark altogether, according to the American Veterinary Medical Foundation. Read More »

Brazil judge blocks decree opening Amazon area to mining


It also determines that abolishing the protected status of the National Reserve of Copper and Associates (Renca), can only be done by the Congress. "The suppression of the National Reserve of the Copper and Associates will only be possible through legislation in the formal sense, [.] that, until now, has never been edited by our National Congress", Spanholo said . Read More »

President Donald Trump promises federal aid to storm-ravaged Texas

Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important. President Donald Trump , accompanied by first lady Melania Trump , holds up a Texas flag after speaking with supporters outside Firehouse 5 in Corpus Christi , Texas , uesday, August 29, 2017 , where he received a briefing on Harvey relief efforts. Read More »

United Kingdom and Japan aim for trade deal straight after Brexit

Asked during a visit to Japan whether she wanted to lead the Conservative Party into the next election, May said: "Yes". The veteran party member, who discussed May's prospects on condition of anonymity, said he thought May was honest in pledging to stay on until the next election, despite the chorus of calls from foes within the party for her to step aside. Read More »

Kim Jong-un watched firing of intermediate-range Hwasong-12 missile: KCNA


First lady Ri Sol-Ju delivered the couple's third child in February, the Yonhap news agency reported yesterday, citing South Korean lawmakers who were briefed by the National Intelligence Service. Little is known about Ri, who accompanied Kim to his father's funeral in late 2011, sparking widespread speculation about the couple. The North Korean leader's second child is thought to be a daughter. Read More »

Manchester United Champions League Walkthrough: Group A


Last season, this match would probably have been a draw. Get set for another mega showdown between Manchester City and Manchester United now. "The coach [Luciano Spalletti] appreciates him. Jose signed for United manager and won three silverwares in his first season at Old Trafford . Reliable if unspectacular as always, with his exceptional awareness a key feature in breaking down opposition attacks. Read More »

Kim Kardashian Says Her Daughter Would Be a Better President than Trump


And though the 36-year-old has been putting in her time at the gym and working to get her post-baby body in shape, eagle-eyed users noticed that the sexy selfie was taken over three years ago! She went on to say, 'Every single day when you can't really believe what's going on, the next day it's something else even more insane and tragic. Read More »

May starts Japan visit amidst Brexit, North Korea actions

The Conservative Party conference in October is expected to concentrate on issues such as housing and education - taking Mrs May back to the speech she delivered on the steps of Number 10 after she was first elected as Prime Minister last summer. Read More »

(NYSE:ANF) Dividend Growth in Focus


The difference of 52 week low value as well as 52 week high value and the current price of the stock suggests the next move of the shares. Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Abercrombie & Fitch $817520 in the Current Quarter. Read More »

Theresa May: I'm no quitter and want to fight 2022 election

Senior members of British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party have continued to cast doubts over her ability to continue leading the party especially with regards to future elections. "Yes, that's partly about getting Brexit right, but if you think back to what I said when I became prime minister, when I stood in Downing Street, there are many other issues that we need to address, long-term challenges in our country, ensuring that people don't feel left behind". Read More »

Cara Delevingne Joins Orlando Bloom in Amazon Series 'Carnival Row'


At the center of the drama is the investigation into a string of unsolved murders, which are eating away at whatever uneasy peace still exists. Delevingne will play Vignette Stonemoss, a refugee who flees her war-torn homeland and has to face the prejudice against her kind, but also a number of secrets haunting her. Read More »

RBI report on demonetisation


But, much against the initial projection, nearly entire amount of money - whether black or white- has found its way into the system. Modi also said that it was this black money and fake currency in the system where funding for terrorist activities come from and hence, all the more reason for "cleansing the system". Read More »

Prince's sister says purple wasn't his favorite color


Few musicians have one color so strongly associated with them as Prince . At the time of his death, various cities showed their support for him with the color purple. Well - and we hope you're sitting down for this one - the late singer's sister has revealed a shocking fact about the star. However, he also sported orange fairly frequently. Read More »

Remnants of Harvey will bring wind, rain to Kentucky


Heavier rains fell toward northeast Macon where a CoCoRaHS network gauge reported 2.23 inches, which would have broken the August 30 airport record of 1.95 inches. A few brief tornadoes will also be possible today , generally east of the Alabama River as well, the weather service said. Harvey , having dealt historic flooding to Southeast Texas over the course of a week, has made a second landfall over Southwest Louisiana and is moving inland. Read More »

Texans give Hopkins biggest WR contract


ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Thursday night that the Houston Texans are working on a five-year contract with the most money guaranteed to any current pro receiver: $49 million of an $81 million contract. Fiedorowicz 3-year deals. Fiedorowicz earned a three-year, $21.5 million extension with $10 million guaranteed, according to Schefter. Last season he had 78 catches for 954 yards and four touchdowns. Read More »

Trevor Noah Defends Melania Trump's Hurricane Stilettos


The First Lady did step off of Air Force one in Texas wearing running shoes. "There are many reasons the Trump administration concerns me..." Detail of Melania Trump's Adidas shoes, left, and Donald Trump's Nikes. The headgear, which might not have made such headlines in other circumstances, is being called out as Donald Trump trying to capitalize on the travesty caused by Hurricane Harvey by wearing a hat that he sells on his own website for $40. Read More »

Man killed in New Milford police shooting identified


Louis. Troopers announced Thursday that the man was 62-year-old Kostatinos Sfaelos, of New Milford. Police said Sfaelos eventually walked out and began approaching officers with a shot gun in his hand. Police said Sfaelos "ignored New Milford police officer's repeated demands to stop approaching, and officer's repeated demands to drop the shotgun". New Milford police officers then transported Sfaelos to Danbury Hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. Read More »

YouTube comedian becomes Mayor of Hell for an hour


Elijah Daniel says he spent two days phoning U.S. towns asking to be their mayor before finding an easy route in a town called Hell. So, as mayor of Hell, he would establish "new vetting measures to keep radical heterosexuals out of our town". Read More »