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by | January 16, 2018 | 23:35

Elementary before-school childcare programs will be closed Wednesday morning. Goliad ISD announced it will delay the start of school on Wednesday, Jan. All schools and centers in Bossier Parish will be closed Wednesday, Jan. 17 due to wintry weather and unsafe driving conditions. CLOSED: Sacred Heart School will be closed on Tuesday, Jan.

by | January 16, 2018 | 23:36

The US president was asked how the reported comments might make him appear as he faced questions yesterday at his private golf club. "I'm sorry, but there's no other word one can use but 'racist'". Democrats have been demanding protections for recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in exchange for border security funding that could include money for Trump's promised border wall, but those talks reached an impasse after the President's recent remarks.

by | January 16, 2018 | 23:09

Proxima Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Whiting Pete Corp New for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.70B market cap company. The stock now has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of $12.70. Blue Edge Capital Llc sold 220 shares as the company's stock rose 13.58% with the market.

by | January 16, 2018 | 22:34

Also 55 percent of likely voters said they would vote to re-elect him. Sen. Chuck Schumer was viewed favorably by 59% of voters, second only to Cuomo, according to the poll. "Thirty-six percent of women say they've been victimized by sexual harassment at some point in their lives, while 10 percent say they've been victimized in the last 10 years".

by | January 16, 2018 | 22:32

The president and his team have denied that he used the word, despite members of both parties confirming that he did. The story of what was said during the immigration meeting continued later on Tuesday, as Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing.

by | January 16, 2018 | 22:23

Maurice Watson of the Metropolitan Baptist Church . "And they ought to be held accountable". Those attending the service reportedly jumped up and applauded. The President's alleged comments last week triggered worldwide condemnation, including by the United Nations, who branded them "shameful" and "racist".

by | January 16, 2018 | 22:16

U.S. District Judge William Alsup on Tuesday granted a request by California and other plaintiffs to prevent Trump from ending the program while their lawsuits play out in court. Maryland Rep. Jamie Raskin, who also teaches constitutional law at American University, has reasonably gained the attention and support of many Democrats to his banner.

by | January 16, 2018 | 22:11

More clouds move in Sunday and rain is looking possible for Monday . Today's warm storm system continues through Tuesday with possible light rain and fog, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). Wednesday morning: Precipitation comes to an end for our central and Gulf counties, but it will a very cold morning with low wind chills in down to 10 to 20 degrees.

by | January 16, 2018 | 22:05

Gasoline prices rose to their highest levels since 2015, following the recent climb in crude oil pricess. But on Tuesday, AAA said prices at the pump face upward pressure and could jump 5 to 10 cents a gallon thanks to rising crude oil prices and reduced USA crude oil production.

by | January 16, 2018 | 21:35

He was joined in his assertion that Trump didn't refer to " shithole " countries in that meeting by U.S. Sen. Perdue blasted Durbin for his "total misrepresentation" of Trump's comments and also pointed to Durbin's past difficulty in relaying what took place during the Obama-era meeting.

by | January 16, 2018 | 21:14

An investigation is underway to find out what caused the tragic accident. German Cardona, Colombia's Transportation Minister, flew above the site of the collapsed bridge , as well as visited rescue staff operating on the ground in conjunction with the head of the national infrastructure agency, Dimitri Zaninovich.

by | January 16, 2018 | 21:04

Each country or territory is given a status "free", " partly free ", or "not free" based on points in political rights and civil liberties categories on a scale from 1 to 7 with 1 representing the most free and 7 the least free. Freedom in the World 2018 , a country-by-country report on global political rights and civil liberties in 195 countries and 14 territories, covers developments of 2017.

by | January 16, 2018 | 20:58

There are 600,000 blue-collar immigrants and 500,000 foreign spouses in Taiwan, most of whom come from Southeast Asia, she said . Fifty-five-year-old nursing assistant Monica Reyes says Francis did the right thing. A group opposed to the pope's visit posted on Twitter: "No more abuse, no more cover-ups, no more hypocrisy". "I am one with my brother bishops, for it is right to ask for forgiveness and make every effort to support the victims, even as we commit ourselves to ensure ...

by | January 16, 2018 | 20:44

There were plenty of other top stars on court in Melbourne including Stan Wawrinka , Simona Halep and Garbine Muguruza, who all progressed to the second round. "But I thought I controlled the nerves well... a very, very solid performance". "To see that the knee is keeping it, that I can play a match with the stress, back being tight because of the hesitation, is great".

by | January 16, 2018 | 20:08

That year was the first in which most Americans were required to have some form of health insurance or pay a tax penalty, and also the first in which coverage from individual health plans sold on Obamacare marketplaces was available. Gallup said media coverage of repeated attempts to repeal and replace Obamacare, former President Barack Obama's signature domestic policy achievement, may have caused confusion among consumers.

by | January 16, 2018 | 19:27

Machines can read better than humans. The AI systems built by Chinese retail giant Alibaba and Microsoft have outperformed humans in the Stanford Question Answering Dataset (SQuAD ). The test, which was devised by Stanford University , specifically to see how human reading compares to that of AI, gives passages for both to read and then asks questions about what has been read.

by | January 16, 2018 | 19:26

The report also does not account for domestic terrorism, or whether those who had been convicted may have qualified under a merit system for speaking English or a robust education. Sessions said it is simply not reasonable to keep asking them to risk their lives to enforce the law while the USA admit thousands every year without sufficient knowledge about their backgrounds.

by | January 16, 2018 | 19:26

State Congress president M.M. Hassan said that this is the latest example of the attitude of the Centre towards the minority community, adding that subsidy has been on since the days of first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru. "4qs why did Modi govt gave grant of 100 crore to MP govt for Simhastha Maha Kumbh & MP govt had spend 3,400 crore was this not appeasement", Owaisi said in a series of tweets.

by | January 16, 2018 | 18:59

We are committing to invest another Rs 5,000 crore in the next three years in retail and retro-retail and digital ecosystem. "Every year the state government tries to fool every one in the name of business summits", state Congress president Adhir Chowdhury said.

by | January 16, 2018 | 18:26

Mr Johnson called for a "grown-up conversation" between the United Kingdom and the U.S. and said the relationship between the two country's was "crucial". "They knew exactly what I said and meant ". September 23: Trump tweets: "Just heard Foreign Minister of North Korea speak at U.N. If he echoes thoughts of Little Rocket Man , they won't be around much longer!" At a press briefing White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders had to spurn a barrage of questions about ...

by | January 16, 2018 | 17:37

Trump announced past year that he will end the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, unless lawmakers come up with a solution by March. "I think the momentum can be regained but it's going to take a little while", says Greensboro immigration attorney Gerry Chapman on whether lawmakers will reach a DACA deal.

by | January 16, 2018 | 17:06

Only two weeks ago, the former White House chief strategist's attacks on key Trump aides in Michael Wolff's bombshell book Fire and Fury first emerged. The company's head, Alexander Nix, contacted WikiLeaks' Julian Assange and offered help organizing and distributing emails hacked from DNC servers containing damaging information about the Clinton campaign.

by | January 16, 2018 | 16:41

Perdue on Sunday described as a "gross misrepresentation" reports that Trump used the vulgarity. "I can not believe that in the history of the White House, in that Oval Office, any president has ever spoken the words that I personally heard our president speak yesterday", Durbin told the media Friday.

by | January 16, 2018 | 16:37

You might have thought that the last half of season 8 would have done that all on its own but for some reason, there are many that people would cite, The Walking Dead's ratings were the lowest they've ever been a year ago. Gimple also recently came under fire for the shocking story decision to ***SPOILER ALERT*** kill off Carl Grimes. There are a lot of deaths on television, but we're going in for the saddest on television.

by | January 16, 2018 | 16:29

Jorge's wife, Cindy Garcia, told ABC they've been trying to get him legal citizenship since 2005. The 39-year-old landscaper from Lincoln Park, Michigan, was brought into the US when he was 10 years old by an undocumented family member, USA Today noted , and while his wife and two children have citizenship, Jorge Garcia has been facing an order of removal since 2009.