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by | January 17, 2018 | 17:36

I am the least racist person you have ever interviewed". President Trump is "not a racist". However Juba businesswoman Jenny Jore, 31, told AFP that Trump's remarks were "on point". He said Mr Durbin and Republican Senator Lindsey Graham of SC were mistaken in indicating that was the case. "Why do we need more Haitians?" Graham also attended the meeting.

by | January 17, 2018 | 17:38

But by Sunday, their recollections appeared to have sharpened, and Cotton joined Perdue in disputing Durbin's account. After three days of denunciations from around the world, President Trump declared that he is "not a racist" on Sunday, even as the uproar over his vulgar remarks on immigration overshadowed critical issues facing the capital, including efforts to protect young undocumented immigrants and avert a government shutdown.

by | January 17, 2018 | 17:12

Nearly all major opposition parties have announced their support for the movement for justice to the victims of the Model Town massacre. Chaudhry cleared that PTI chief and Zardari would arrive on stage in different sessions during the protest.

by | January 17, 2018 | 16:57

White House Communications Director Hope Hicks is expected to meet with the House Intelligence Committee as soon as this week, making her one of President Donald Trump's closest confidantes to be privately interviewed in the panel's Russian Federation investigation, multiple sources with knowledge of the matter told CNN .

by | January 17, 2018 | 16:49

Lansman , who won one of the three new positions on the national executive committee, said his focus would be transforming the party into a community organising movement. Wes Streeting, one of the most prominent advocates for remaining in the single market on the Labour back benches at Westminster, said the Scottish Labour leader had given his party the hardest Brexit stance at Holyrood and urged him to reconsider.

by | January 17, 2018 | 16:44

Chances of a government shutdown at the end of this week loom as Republicans conclude they would be unable to reach a long-term spending accord. DACA recipient Jenny Salinas was brought to the US illegally by her parents from Ecuador when she was 10 years old.

by | January 17, 2018 | 16:18

Trump declared Sunday night that "I'm not a racist". Former DHS secretaries Jeh Johnson, who also served under Obama, and Michael Chertoff, head of the DHS under President George W. Perdue attended the meeting and called the comments as reported "a gross misrepresentation". Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., implicitly affirmed Durbin's account.

by | January 17, 2018 | 16:11

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by | January 17, 2018 | 16:07

Somehow, Ivanka Trump still thinks she can make people like her by praising women-empowering messages like Oprah Winfrey's powerful call at the Golden Globe Awards to end sexual harassment and inequality in American workplaces. Winfrey's name was thrown in the ring for a potential presidential run again in 2006, when she made her first political contribution - to Arnold Schwarzenegger's re-election campaign .

by | January 17, 2018 | 15:59

It's always been thought that the key to unlocking any spending stalemate in Congress was to get closer to an immigration compromise. Booker has already signaled that he will not vote for a deal to fund that government that does not include a DACA fix, making it all but certain that other progressive senators that could run for President in 2020, including California's Kamala Harris, New York's Kirsten Gillibrand and Elizabeth Warren of MA will follow suit, as they did the last time a stopgap ...

by | January 17, 2018 | 15:39

Research leader Cao Junji said it had improved air purity in a six-square-mile area, filtering 353 million cubic feet (10 million cubic metres) of air per day over the past few months, but on bad days it can only reduce the pollution from "severe" to "moderate".

by | January 17, 2018 | 15:40

The Elysee official said the loan fitted into Mr Macron's strategy for the revival of European sovereignty and democracy, detailed in a speech in Athens in September past year during which he spoke about the importance of cultural and historic ties between European nations.

by | January 17, 2018 | 15:28

The full, detailed description of the president's health given by the Navy Rear Adm. Dr. Ronny Jackson shows that for a 71-year-old male, the president is in great health and probably will be for years to come. President Donald Trump requested he do something a little different for his annual exam: a cognitive assessment. President Donald Trump has a "very strong and a very probable possibility" of completing his presidency "with no medical issues", his doctor has said.

by | January 17, 2018 | 14:35

Kier said there were contingency plans in place and they were not expecting an adverse financial impact from the collapse of Carillion. Builder Galliford Try said it estimated it would need an extra 60-80 million pounds ($110.25 million) to complete work on its joint venture with Carillion on a road contract around Aberdeen in western Scotland .

by | January 17, 2018 | 14:35

This meant imported wine was sold in a separate section and cash register at a grocery store, unlike local varieties which retail openly on shop shelves. radio on Wednesday. Pierre-Olivier Herbert, a spokesman for Canada's International Trade Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne, said the Canadian government "works closely with all provinces and territories to ensure their liquor distribution and sales policies are consistent with our international trade commitments".

by | January 17, 2018 | 14:33

At a White House meeting last week, Trump reportedly referred to immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and Africa as coming from "s--hole countries" and said he wanted more immigrants from countries such as Norway. One will be to veto a bill that avoids a government shutdown, which means getting blamed for the ensuing problems and extending this controversy out further.

by | January 17, 2018 | 14:22

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen confirmed Tuesday that her department has asked federal prosecutors to see if they can lodge criminal charges against sanctuary cities that refuse to cooperate with federal deportation efforts.

by | January 17, 2018 | 14:07

You can read the whole insider report on the meeting here . Sen. Dick Durbin on Monday doubled down on his recollection of an Oval Office meeting where Trump allegedly made racist sentiments about Haiti and African countries . "And I felt that was a statement that had to be answered directly", Durbin said. On Sunday, they backtracked and challenged other senators' descriptions of the remarks.

by | January 17, 2018 | 13:44

Asked on Sunday whether his inflammatory remarks made it harder to get a DACA deal , Trump said: "Did you see what various senators in the room say about my comments? I'm the least racist person you've ever interviewed". Although Trump has also denied making the " shithole " comment, Sen. Republican Senators Tom Cotton of Arkansas and David Perdue of Georgia appeared on political talk shows on Sunday.

by | January 17, 2018 | 13:02

In a fourth vehicle were the driver, a 26-year-old woman who suffered facial injuries and was taken to Dubbo Hospital, a 24-year-woman who was taken to Royal North Shore Hospital with a suspected spinal injury, a two-year-old girl and a 19-year-old who were taken to Dubbo Base Hospital with minor injuries.