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by | January 18, 2018 | 14:37

Dick Durbin described Trump's language in the meeting. "That's unacceptable to me", he said. Two Republican senators said over the weekend that they didn't hear the president say " shithole ". Sen. Nielsen said she could not recall Trump saying the derogatory words. Trump has said Durbin misrepresented his comments; Nielsen , in turn, has repeatedly said she does not remember hearing the slur from the president.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:34

Trump has insulted Kim as "Rocket Man" on Twitter and in a speech before the United Nations, and he has threatened North Korea with "fire and fury". The quote has been a source of debate since White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee-Sanders tweeted out "official audio" of the Wall Street Journal "misquoting" the president Saturday night.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:32

The additional financial package will be spent on security fencing, CCTV and detection technology in the French city of Calais as well as other ports along the English Channel. Mr Macron is expected to announce the loan of the artwork when he meets Theresa May at Sandhurst on Thursday, according to The Times. "Today's summit will underline that we remain committed to defending our people and upholding our values as liberal democracies in the face of any threat, whether at home or ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:26

The measure would ban the supply of almost 90 percent of refined oil products to North Korea and order the repatriation of all North Korean nationals working overseas within 12 months, according to the text obtained by AFP . According to China National Petroleum Corporation, diesel and gasoline sales to North Korea were suspended in June over payment concerns, with zero shipments reported in October.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:47

The pilot of the larger motorboat, 75-year-old Marlin Lee Larsen, says that he is disabled and can not stand while operating his boat and did not see the small launch from his seated position. Footage has now emerged showing Christopher McMahon, 46, Roni Durham, 57, and Bryan Maess, 47, reacting to the impending collision. Maess continues to suffer vision problems, headaches and injuries to his ankle, leg and arm, according to the suit.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:46

The Independent revealed on Monday night that the European Union will demand a veto on all British trade deals with other countries for two years after Brexit . "We cannot tolerate a situation where large companies can avoid paying any taxes anywhere", he said. In 2016 the EU Commission ordered U.S. tech giant Apple to pay back Ireland €13 billion in back taxes.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:42

A delegation approved by the Taliban's supreme leader visited the Pakistani capital this week for exploratory talks on restarting peace negotiations to end Afghanistan's 16-year war, two senior officials in the movement said. She also spoke about the projects being funded by the U.S. in Pakistan, the Coalition Support Fund (CSF) and professional and constructive meetings that she held a day earlier.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:33

Impersonator Kent Ripley told Fox5 Vegas: "This is a sad day for everybody, especially the children, I mean they were sitting right around here three different times . David Turpin (L) and Louise Turpin (R) are both being held on $9,000,000. "It was very dirty (inside the home) and the conditions were horrific", Perris police chief Captain Greg Fellows said.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:29

It did not take long for panic to set in, especially because tensions with North Korea are high, and it has been reported that they have successfully tested a long-range ballistic missile . Shortly after it was broadcast, the state's Emergency Management Agency explained that a worker had accidentally clicked on the wrong button. That being said, institutions of higher education, K-12 schools and districts and hospitals must learn from these errors so that when a crisis happens to ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:17

The federal guidelines say the administration would consider work requirements for "able-bodied, working-age" Medicaid recipients. The Kaiser Family Foundation found that 78 percent of Medicaid beneficiaries nationally are now working and that work requirements may just add unnecessary barriers for individuals seeking Medicaid coverage and benefits.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:14

The Spokesperson said the success of the meeting was evident by the fact that Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother thanked Pakistan after the visit. The external affairs minister further said that she talked to Jadhav's mother again who told her that while they were being forced to remove these things she told the Pakistani official that it is a sign of their being married but were still asked to do it.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:06

Bill Hing, a law professor at the University of San Francisco, said he's expected the ICE raids would happen for a while, particularly in high-profile sanctuary jurisdictions like San Francisco and Santa Clara counties. ICE officials have maintained that the raid was part of a criminal investigation that remains ongoing. "We know nothing about anything to do with what ICE is doing - we're as out of the loop as anyone else in the public", said Sgt.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:05

On Monday, Gargol's friend Cheyenne Rose Antoine , 21, pleaded guilty to manslaughter in Saskatoon Provincial Court in connection with the death. The teenager's body was found dumped by a road south of Saskatoon on March 25, 2015 with a belt discovered nearby.

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:53

On Saturday, Turkish security forces hit several PYD/PKK targets in Afrin to prevent a "terror corridor" from forming along Turkey's borders. "We have ISIS still attacking in parts of northwest Syria and along the Euphrates valley, so this is just more training and trying to block ISIS from their escape routes", Tillerson told reporters on his flight back to Washington after making a speech on USA policy on Syria at Stanford University in California.

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:48

The band of snow will shift slowly eastward today , exiting the region early this evening . However, temperatures will quickly fall back to below freezing in the early evening hours, the weather service said. Tuesday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 0. Temperatures this afternoon should get enough above freezing to finally relax hard freeze conditions.

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:44

More than 9 inches (23 cm) of snow has fallen in Durham, North Carolina, since Monday, with 6 inches (15 cm) or more measured at various locations across southern Virginia, the NWS said. Those figures were nearly certain to worsen Wednesday as snow and ice affected airports from the Deep South to New England. Both Alabama and North Carolina have declared a state of emergency because of the cold weather.

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:44

Congress has been struggling for months to reach an agreement to fund the government, which is now operating on its third temporary funding extension since the 2018 fiscal year began on October 1. Kelly expressed confidence that the negotiations to preserve the protections provided by DACA, the acronym for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, the Obama-era program that Trump moved in September to end, would succeed, though not necessarily this week.

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:46

The health ministry named the dead man as Ahmed Jarrar, 22. The Israeli rights group B'Tselem said that as of November, 181 Palestinian minors were being held for the duration of their legal cases, citing figures provided by the Israel Prison Service.

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:42

Meanwhile, the principal of Brightland School has been taken into police custody. UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath will visit KGMU trauma center and meet the boy who was injured in the Bright Land Inter College on Wednesday. The school has claimed that the student is out of danger. "I was informed by the school that my son is injured". "We have 70 CCTV cameras installed in the school and we are going through the footage", she was quoted as saying to PTI .

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:39

Local police, investigators, rescue workers, and psychologists were working at the scene of the fire on January 18. The route, which is about 2,200km (1,300 miles) long, is frequently used by Uzbek migrant labourers travelling to construction sites in Russian Federation, observers say.