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Qatari sheikh says ´detained´ in UAE


On his official Twitter account, Sheikh Sultan Bin Suhaim Al-Thani wrote, "The video that went viral, where Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali appeared in, is old, and dates back to before [Sheikh Ali] created a Twitter account, and we know the circumstances that led him to say that then". Read More »

Iran says it has released hundreds of protesters


Iranian officials said Sunday that hundreds of people detained in recent weeks during anti-government protests have been released and acknowledged that at least 25 people were killed during the unrest. Users in Iran can once again use the app on their mobile devices without the help of virtual private networks (VPNs) or other similar tools to avoid government filters, Efe had verified. Read More »

President Trump says 'DACA is probably dead'


So far, Republicans and Democrats have not been able to compromise on an immigration reform bill that would also address the problem of illegal aliens and "Dreamers" now in the United States. -Mexico border. One of the Democratic senators at the meeting, Dick Durbin of IL, confirmed on Twitter that Trump used the term "shithole". He said Sen. Read More »

Donald Trump Is Painting America White Again--Mahama


He continued, "As Americans, we have a proud history of advancing economic, educational and personal opportunity for millions of people around the globe, and as a country, we should recognize the countless contributions and positive impact immigrants have made on our country". Read More »

Seatown Holdings Holds Holding in Goodyear Tire & Rubr Co (GT)


Marcato Cap Ltd Partnership holds 8.2% in The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT) or 2.16 million shares. Shares of Cooper Tire & Rubber ( CTB ) traded up $0.15 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $39.85. Conning holds 0.01% or 12,824 shares. Oregon Pub Employees Retirement Fund accumulated 0.01% or 19,514 shares. Fiduciary Trust, Massachusetts-based fund reported 8,278 shares. Read More »

United States announces breather for young immigrants


Protesters during a demonstration against US President Donald Trump during a rally in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), also known as Dream Act, near the Trump Tower in NY, on October 5, 2017. The proposal presented by the bipartisan Gang of Six was a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants who came to the United States as children - beyond just those who were enrolled in DACA when it ended, according to lawmakers and sources familiar with the meeting. Read More »

Snow forecast for United Kingdom as cold weather returns


Remote parts of Britain will be hit by freezing winds as temperatures could drop as low as -10C in Scotland and snow could even fall on higher grounds. Blustery showers will follow behind the rain, falling as snow on Scottish hills. He said the strong winds and snow showers will create "blizzard-like conditions" for many as bitterly cold temperatures grip much of the country over the coming days. Read More »

The history of United States government shutdowns in 1 chart


DACA has protected about 800,000 people who were brought to the USA illegally as children or came with families who overstayed visas. Stay with TODEC because we are going to start giving instructions and we will be helping them for free to fill out applications. Read More »

Judges vs CJI: Has the credibility of Indian judiciary been compromised?


He demanded a probe into the circumstances that led the judges to take this step and the cases that they alleged were being referred to "selected" benches and judges. "Politics by political parties of the country, outside the judicial purview, trying to drag issues which are internal to the judiciary and politicise that is something which should not be attempted". Read More »

Cold temperatures to start your Sunday


On Sunday morning, a winter weather advisory was in effect for more than a dozen counties in northern, north-central and Northwest Arkansas. Forecasters with the National Weather Service say Sunday will be sunny and clear with a high near 23 degrees and winds out of the north of about 10 miles per hour. Read More »

Reaction to judge's decision to block the end of DACA


But last week, a federal judge in San Francisco said the almost 690,000 DACA recipients must retain their work permits and their protection from deportation while a lawsuit moves forward. Republicans have introduced an immigration bill in the House that takes a hard line against illegal immigration. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) and Sen. Read More »

Chelsea Manning files to run for Senate in Maryland


We need to stop asking them to give us our rights. The tweet included her brief confirmation, a handful of emojis, the #WeGotThis hashtag that appears frequently in Manning's timeline, and a YouTube link to her first campaign ad. According to the article, she is seeking the Democratic nomination to become a senator in Maryland . After her release from prison, she moved to the suburbs in Maryland . Read More »

Analysts' Views: Intrepid Potash Inc (IPI)

They just need to take the company's market capitalization and divide it by the company's total sales over the past 12 months. The9 Limited (NCTY) belongs to Computer and Technology sector closed its last session with a surged of 11.57 percent and closed its previous trading session at $0.78. Read More »

Plains All American Pipeline LP (NYSE:PAA) Stock Sentiment Worsens

There are 443 institutional holders with active positions, accounting for 314.61 million shares in total. The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW) has risen 32.11% since January 11, 2017 and is uptrending. Stifel Nicolaus has "Hold" rating and $21.0 target. Howard Weil initiated the stock with "Sector Outperform" rating in Monday, August 24 report. As per Thursday, July 27, the company rating was maintained by Stephens. Read More »

Dirco summons United States embassy chief over Trump remarks

The 55-nation African Union condemned the remarks yesterday, while a statement from ambassadors of all countries from the continent at the United Nations demanded a retraction and apology. The United States embassy in Accra, has said the U.S. has great respect for the people of the African continent. The former Prime Minister noted that it was hypocritical of Trump because his administration was still doing business with several African countries including Kenya. Read More »

DACA Renewal Applications Resume After Judge's Ruling


But negotiations over a deal on the DACA program froze last week after Trump derided African nations as "sh-hole countries" and asked why more immigrants couldn't come from Norway during the Thursday's closed-door meeting with lawmakers. Trump preceded that message with a tweet that simply said: " America First!" 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 ... Read More »

Vulgarity used by president projected onto Trump Hotel in DC


Video posted on the Twitter feed of Robin Bell shows the explicative term in question emblazoned across the wall of the hotel, backed by a cascade of poop emojis. Trump is said to have made the remarks which he has denied but which a US Senator who was present confirmed at a meeting with legislators. "It also reinforces the concerns that we hear every day, that the President's slogan Make America Great Again is really code for Make America White Again", Richmond added. Read More »

President, Senators Hopeful On Immigration


But even loyal viewers of Fox News probably will remember that the Republicans control both Congress and the White House. "He campaigned on this and he won the presidency with this being a front and center issue". On Capitol Hill, five senators - three Republicans and two Democrats - have been meeting almost every day for the past two months in an attempt to come up with an immigration agreement. Read More »

Brexit will make Jeremy Corbyn's job harder - Tony Blair


Humphrys suggested that Blair could have another referendum if he was dissatisfied with the results of the first one. When quizzed on LBC radio in October Mrs May, who voted remain in 2016, refused to say she would support Brexit second time around. Read More »

David Perdue: Reports About Trump's Haiti Comments 'Gross Misrepresentation'

The senator then accused Durbin of misrepresenting what happened at the meeting. But Perdue said Sunday on ABC's "This Week: "I am telling you that he did not use that word". John Lewis (D-Ga.) said on "This Week". "That's why we're trying to fix it". Among them are the Dreamers - young immigrants brought to the United States legally as children - and more than 200,000 Salvadorans, almost 60,000 Haitians and others from Central America who have lived in the country legally, in some cases ... Read More »

Turkey rips US-led coalition for building border force in northern Syria


The eight-month combat effort officially ended in March 2017. "We know this. This is not what allies do", Erdogan said. Turkey's National Security Council, which advises on military actions, is scheduled to meet on January 17. He also said Turkey could drive YPG forces out of Manbij. She called Turkey's operation against Afrin a "violation" that "undermines global efforts to reach a political solution in Syria". Read More »

Corbyn and Labour membership on collision course over Brexit


Labour MP Chuka Umunna told Sky News shortly after Corbyn's comment: "In terms of the notion you have to be in the European Union to be part of the single market, that is not correct". Alastair Campbell believes there will be a "fresh referendum" and/or a general election but said that he now believed " Brexit will happen and it will be a disaster". Read More »

Another blast of Arctic air on the way for Monday


Tomorrow: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North wind 5 to 15 miles per hour. Northwest wind 5 to 15 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy skies will persist Saturday keeping highs in the mid teens. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. North northeast wind around 10 miles per hour. Today: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. A slight chance of snow and sleet before noon. Read More »

Two dead and 65 injured after massive 7.3 magnitude quake


Peru's government Geophysical Institute said the natural disaster was of magnitude 6.7 with its epicentre in Lomas, in the southern region of Arequipa. Peruvian maritime authorities said the quake did not produce a tsunami, despite a warning initially being issued for Peru and Chile by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre (PTWC). Read More »

Arizona natives in Hawaii react to false missile alert


The alert stated there was a threat "inbound to Hawaii " and for residents to seek shelter and that "this is not a drill". It wasn't until nearly 40 minutes later that a correction cancelling the false alarm was sent to mobile phones. A spokesman for U.S. Pacific Command, Dave Benham, told Fox News that they have "detected no ballistic missile threat to Hawaii ". There is NO threat to the State of Hawaii! World number four and 2017 PGA Championship victor Justin Thomas was one of ... Read More »

A guide to resources for parents on Martin Luther King Jr. Day


A local observance will be held beginning at 5 Cine El Rey in downtown McAllen. National Historic Site in Atlanta a federal historic park. Guests are requested to bring drums - although some drums will be provided - and a dish for six people to contribute to a communal buffet. Read More »

Brother of Hamas Foreign Minister Injured in Lebanon Car Bomb


The target, Mohamed Hamdan, was not a publicly known Hamas figure in Lebanon and did not appear to have a public or political role. Hamas did not immediately issue a statement on the blast. Local media reported that Hamas had released a statement denying that any of its officials had been killed in the attack. The group has previously accused Israel of being involved in the assassination of a number of its members inside and outside Palestine. Read More »

'Veere Di Wedding' Release Gets Pushed By Two Weeks


It's uncertain what exactly caused the delay of the release date . Balaja Motion Pictures tweeted, "A wedding to remember and a date that's unforgettable!" " Veere Di Wedding " arrives on my Lakkshya's birthday! Earlier, the film was supposed to release on 18th May but Ekta Kapoor just confirmed that it will now release on 1st June. Read More »

Navy's Ken Niumatalolo Makes Decision On The Arizona Job


He was not present as expected at Navy football offices on Thursday or Friday, one of the people said. Since then, the Midshipmen have won four of their last five bowl games, most recently defeating Virginia in a 49-7 rout in the Military Bowl on December 28. Read More »

Democrats Will Attempt to Censure Trump After 'S**thole Countries' Remark


The Washington Post reported Thursday that Trump asked, "Why are we having all these people from s-hole countries come here?" during the lawmakers meeting at the White House. Never said 'take them out.' Made up by Dems. He said Twitter denials by Trump are "not true". "When Trump uttered his vulgar attacks yesterday against Haitians and Africans, he exposed the white supremacy at the core of US policy towards Haiti ", the statement said. Read More »

Senator confirms Trump's 'shithole' remark, says there was so much more


Richard Durbin of IL - after Trump reportedly made the comment at an Oval Office meeting, where he was also is claimed to have said disparaging things about Haitian immigrants . President Donald Trump greets Sen. Venezuela wasn't among the countries President Trump reportedly referred to but his counterpart there took the alleged comments personally. Read More »

Residents evacuated amid Mount Mayon eruption warning


The Mayon volcano in the Philippines has spewed ash several times over the weekend, forcing authorities to evacuate two villages in its vicinity and raise the threat level, warning of potential "hazardous magmatic eruptions". It was at its most deadly in February 1841, when 1200 people were killed and lava buried a town. PHIVOLCS further said the public should refrain from entering the 6-kilometer radius of the Permanent Danger Zone (PDZ) to minimize risks from sudden explosions, rockfall, ... Read More »