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by | January 23, 2018 | 16:48

President Donald Trump is expected to quickly sign the measure to fund government operations through February 8. Republicans and Democrats have since repeatedly failed to compromise on immigration, however, leaving dreamers without a solution, and leading to the current crisis.

by | January 23, 2018 | 16:40

The Veep went on to tell The AP that Trump is determined to implement a merit-based system that encourages immigration that does not take into account the immigrants "race or creed", adding that he "knows the president's heart". Of course, this comes on the heels of Stormy's nationally publicized alleged affair with Trump before he became president. Presumably, Donald Trump didn't get rich by randomly doling out six-figure sums for no reason, right? And, while Trump's weathering ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 16:24

In video of the incident, the officer is seen throwing the girl over his shoulder onto the concrete sidewalk. She was taken to the La Mesa Police Department , where she was evaluated by paramedics and determined not to require treatment, he said.

by | January 23, 2018 | 16:23

West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi on Tuesday said Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose was a leader who believed that freedom can not be earned by non-violence. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik visited the Netaji Museum in Cuttack and paid homage at the Janakinath Bhawan where Netaji was born on January 23, 1897.

by | January 23, 2018 | 16:18

Republicans lost one of their legislative hostages by passing the long-term funding of the Childhood Health Insurance Program while committing to address how to salvage President Barack Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program , known as DACA.

by | January 23, 2018 | 16:10

The UNRWA chief underscored that the agency's mandate is "firmly protected" in a UN General Assembly resolution and called on "all people of good will, all institutions, members of the Palestinian diaspora, private companies, and foundations" to extend their support to the campaign.

by | January 23, 2018 | 15:57

Drivers are cautioned to allow extra time to reach their destinations and keep a safe following distance. "The fog is expected to dissipate late this evening or overnight". RAIN: Mainly this morning as the warm front lifts North through the Valley. Temperatures are expected to reach into the 50s before dropping almost 20 degrees in the nighttime hours, making way for snowy conditions on Tuesday.

by | January 23, 2018 | 15:41

A spokesman for the Cadent Gas company said an exclusion zone had been put in place "as a safety precaution", adding: "The Amba Hotel, nearby flats, offices and Charing Cross stations were evacuated". It is ongoing and engineers are down at the scene trying to isolate the leak. LONDON was crippled by travel chaos this morning after Charing Cross station closed amid a gas leak.

by | January 23, 2018 | 15:43

All were accused of "deliberate wrongdoing" causing losses worth Dollars 52 million for the state during an investment by PetroVietnam in the construction of a thermal power plant. The case drew global attention after Germany accused Vietnamese agents of kidnapping Trinh Xuan Thanh from Berlin past year. The highest-profile corruption trial to target communist Vietnam's political elite saw Trinh Xuan Thanh, the former head of PetroVietnam Construction (PVC), sentenced to 14 years for ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 15:28

Among the Democratic senators who voted against extending government funding were potential 2020 presidential candidates like Cory Booker , Bernie Sanders , Elizabeth Warren , Kirsten Gillibrand , and Kamala Harris . President Donald Trump signed a government spending bill on Monday evening that ends a three-day partial shutdown, a White House official said. House Speaker Paul Ryan underscored the differences as Senate leaders negotiated.

by | January 23, 2018 | 15:16

After the interrogation, Imran fled Kasur and had been reportedly residing in places like Phoolnagr and Pakpattan city. The officials also claimed that suspect has already pleaded guilty. Earlier, a 23-year-old suspect was taken into custody but was later released since the DNA findings did not incriminate him in the murder. Numerous suspects were arrested in the case and there DNA was taken from them, the police said.

by | January 23, 2018 | 14:54

On his way out of the Linc, Hendricks reportedly approached a mounted officer and repeatedly punched the horse in the face and neck before hitting the officer in the legs. Andrew Tornetta, 19, is being charged with aggravated and simple assault, reckless endangering and related offenses, police said. Police said Tornetta tried to shed his clothes and blend back into the crowd in an attempt to flee but that other mounted police helped capture him.

by | January 23, 2018 | 14:44

Eros International Media, a subsidiary of Eros International PLC (NYSE: EROS) ("Eros"), a leading global film company in the Indian film entertainment industry, announced today that it will be releasing Bajrangi Bhaijaan in China on March 2, 2018 during the annual Chinese Lantern Festival.

by | January 23, 2018 | 14:33

The authorities said the fire had scorched at least 1,000 acres (about 404 hectares), but had been 40 percent contained by late Monday afternoon. "We have a massive grassfire near Indian Camp Road and Ranch House Road", Willow Park officials said on their Facebook page.

by | January 23, 2018 | 14:05

In addition, the vote to end the shutdown is perceived as a vote to prolong DACA discussions, which could end a variety of ways, rather than a vote to protect young immigrants . Tens of thousands of federal workers had begun closing down operations for lack of funding yesterday, the first weekday since the shutdown, but essential services such as security and defense operations had continued.

by | January 23, 2018 | 13:28

Pence was preceded on the dais by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who lavished his guest with praise and gratitude. Pence, in his address, said that the U.S. Pence will not be meeting with Palestinian leaders, following outrage over Trump's Jerusalem decision in December. They say the USA can not be a mediator after the decision and have pre-emptively rejected any peace plan presented by the Trump administration.

by | January 23, 2018 | 13:28

Gui was taken away on Saturday by plainclothes police, Angela Gui told Radio Sweden , adding she is concerned for the safety of her father who was released from Chinese custody in October. But, she added, "any foreigner must observe Chinese laws and regulations". "That's common sense and a basic principle". They were all involved in publishing political gossip about China's Communist leaders, including President Xi Jinping.

by | January 23, 2018 | 13:09

Craig Anthony Whithall, 50, was named as the driver who caused the collision, after hitting the family's vehicle head-on while driving on the opposite side of the road as he drove back from a methadone clinic. Olivia Deeble, who worked onset as Jessica's sister Raffy also showed up to bid her costar farewell. "On behalf of the family of Jessica Falkholt , St George Hospital has been asked to advise the media and the community of Jessica's passing today at 10.20am", a hospital spokesman ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 12:44

Trump announced in September that DACA would end in March. Immigration activists and other groups harshly criticized the deal reached by the Democratic leadership. Senator Schumer made it clear when pitched his message on the floor during the last 72 hours or so that he saw the wall as a compromise to move this [immigration] process forward.

by | January 23, 2018 | 12:38

People were pictured huddling outside in groups, clutching to their belongings and calling their loved ones on their phones. The quake was strongly felt in Jakarta and the province, triggering panic. The tremor was felt across the densely populated island, causing damage to hundreds of houses and other buildings. No tsunami warnings have been issued so far by the US NOAA Tsunami Warning System.

by | January 23, 2018 | 12:23

The US National Tsunami Warning Center said the alert was in effect for areas including the coasts of British Columbia and Alaska. Tsunami warnings for parts of Alaska and Canada and a tsunami watch for the entire United States west coast and Hawaii were issued.

by | January 23, 2018 | 12:12

According to WGCL Channel 46 , the affidavit says Griesemer told a CNN operator: "Fake news". "I'm more astute than you, More intense than you. More manpower. On Monday night, CNN released a statement about the threats. Investigators traced the call to the suburbs of Detroit and stopped the man before any mass shooting could take place.

by | January 23, 2018 | 11:41

Trump's cancellation of his trip has raised questions in Britain over the links between Washington and its closest traditional ally in Europe - widely called the "special relationship". "We will be discussing that through working groups beginning as early as next week and we will see what progress we can make", he said after meeting with the British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson .

by | January 23, 2018 | 11:30

The Secretariat of the Interior reported that last year's per-capita homicide rate was 20.5 per 100,000 inhabitants, up just over a point from the 19.4 recorded in 2011. At the outset of Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto's term, Mexico had appeared to turn the corner on the horrific violence it experienced during the tenure of former President Felipe Calderon from 2006 to 2012.

by | January 23, 2018 | 11:30

May will try to "clear the air" with the USA president, The Sunday Times reports. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said they will determine what to do "as the day goes on and as we see how the next couple of hours go". president in almost 20 years to attend the glitzy annual confab held in this Alpine resort. Last year, the sole envoy from the Trump camp in the week leading up to his inauguration was Anthony Scaramucci, the NY financier who was sacked after just 10 days as ...