by | January 19, 2018 | 05:54

According to the panel's opinion, the General Assembly had violated the equal protection clause of the 14th Amendment because it had "enacted the plan with the intent of discriminating against voters who favored non-Republican candidates". That practice is called partisan gerrymandering. The Jan. 9 ruling gave the General Assembly until Jan. 24 to craft a new map. Representative David Lewis fields questions from across the aisle on the new redistricting map on the floor of the North ...

by | January 19, 2018 | 05:50

A commentary in North Korea's state-run publication Rodong Sinmun called Trump's "bigger nuclear button" tweet warning a bluff, 'just a spasm of a lunatic frightened by the might of North Korea, ' by a person who has the habit and making reckless remarks, "Recently, Trump who is insane about the hostile policy toward North Korea, has once again stunned the world by twitting that he has a 'big and strong nuclear button.' After these reckless remarks were twitted, they have become ...

by | January 19, 2018 | 05:48

James Mastrianni, an expert in memory disorders at the University of Chicago Medicine. Trump was 70 when he took office on January 20, 2017, making him the oldest person ever elected to the presidency. Navy doctor and a frantic, Trump-hating press corps. As a result, Dr Jackson said his cardiac performance during his physical exam was "very good".

by | January 19, 2018 | 05:46

State Assemblyman Brian Kolb, R-131 of Canandaigua, the Assembly's minority leader who also is seeking the Republican nomination to challenge Cuomo in the 2018 gubernatorial election, said Tuesday that the governor needs to look in the mirror when it comes to New York's challenges.

by | January 19, 2018 | 05:45

The Jacksonville Jaguars are jonesing for a little trash talk heading into the AFC Championship Game . Later in the week, Josh McDaniels said the Jaguars were "really, really, really talented" on defense. Led by a tenacious front seven, and First-team All-Pro cornerback Xavier Rhodes, the Vikings defense will give the Eagles headaches. The Vikings too should have lost but Keenum and Diggs did the Impossible (failed Saints defensive play and lineament in a cover 2 coverage on ...

by | January 19, 2018 | 05:46

Trump, who has gained three pounds since his physical in 2016, takes a drug to reduce his cholesterol, and Jackson said he may increase the dosage The doctor added that Trump does not use tobacco or alcohol, one of the reasons he is in good health generally.

by | January 19, 2018 | 05:35

In a memorandum filed to the UN Security Council, Kingdom's mission to the United Nations in NY, citing radar recordings, told the Council yesterday that the United Arab Emirates aircraft didn't violate Qatari airspace and was on a committed flight path to Bahrain.

by | January 19, 2018 | 05:28

The crash was reported around 8:40 a.m. near Bonnieville, Kentucky. The chain-reaction crash involved a passenger Greyhound bus, four trucks and a few cars. The southbound lanes of I-65 were closed several hours while the wreck was investigated. Southbound traffic was being redirected onto US 31W at the 71-mile marker and back onto I-65 at the 65-mile marker.

by | January 19, 2018 | 05:26

Two suspects were arrested Wednesday after a police officer was hit by the driver of a speeding auto in Times Square Saturday, the NYPD said. Arfhy Santos, left , and William Lopez were arrested Wednesday in connection with a hit-and-run incident involving a New York City police officer.

by | January 19, 2018 | 05:02

Durbin, a Democrat, said last week that Trump had told lawmakers during the meeting on immigration policy that the US didn't need any more immigrants from Haiti and that he'd rather have more from Norway and fewer from "shithole countries" in Africa.

by | January 19, 2018 | 04:38

Friends say the group was heading to the Emery Gap Ranch, a sprawling, mountainous property that Burnett purchased in 2017. When officials arrived on the scene, they found three individuals dead at the scene of the crash. Exiled Zimbabwe opposition leader Roy Bennett and four other people were killed in a helicopter crash in a remote northern part of the USA state of New Mexico, officials and his political party said on Thursday.

by | January 19, 2018 | 04:20

During the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, Durbin noted that Nielsen arrived late to the January 11 meeting. Upon repeated questioning about the specific wording from Democrats, Nielsen grew frustrated when Sen. Trump wasn't apologetic and denied he was racist , said the confidant, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss a private conversation. The White House has not denied that Trump used a vulgar term, and indicated Tuesday that no apology would be forthcoming.

by | January 19, 2018 | 04:11

Mr Trump responded by saying Wolff's book was "full of lies", while Secretary of State Rex Tillerson dismissed suggestions the president's mental health was failing. "The president is fit for duty", Jackson said. They applied for permanent residency; he went to school, eventually attended the University of California at Los Angeles, and moved back to Canada in the 1990s when he designed the cognitive test .

by | January 19, 2018 | 04:07

But it was the Justice Department that announced in September that DACA would be canceled in March, creating a six-month window for Congress to write legislation protecting immigrants who were brought to the US illegally as children or allow them to face deportation.

by | January 19, 2018 | 04:01

But he declined on Thursday to confirm whether Trump described countries, like Haiti and several African nations, as "shithole countries", saying that he wanted to maintain a dialogue with Trump. In a hearing Tuesday, Graham said Trump expressed openness to an immigration deal, only to reject it hours later. "No. I'm not a racist". The president added: "Did you see what various senators in the room said about my comments? The Democrats are the ones that aren't going to make a deal".

by | January 19, 2018 | 04:05

All nine murders occurred in Phoenix , Glendale or Avondale, said Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams. Cleophus Cooksey, 35, has been charged in connection with the killing spree. Her partially naked body was found in an alley in Phoenix the next morning and her auto was found abandoned in Glendale. The mobile phone was also confirmed to be his.

by | January 19, 2018 | 03:54

Ryan said Republicans are operating under a March 5 deadline for passing an immigration deal, as that is when the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program would end. "He did not give a guarantee that the president would, although he reiterated that the president is committed to finding a solution for Dreamers,"Sánchez said".

by | January 19, 2018 | 03:51

Democrats' hard line on immigration comes at the expense of health insurance for low-income kids: At the last minute, GOP leaders threw some bait for skeptical Democrats: Vote to keep the government open and we'll also extend the Children's Health Insurance Program for six more years.

by | January 19, 2018 | 03:47

At least 10 people died, including a baby in a vehicle that plunged off a slippery overpass into a Louisiana canal. "NC stay off the roads today/tonight". The weather in Atlanta is not expected to get above freezing until Thursday afternoon. Texas , Lousiana and Georgia are expected to experience 1 to 2 inches of snow.

by | January 19, 2018 | 03:26

Bannon was subpoenaed last week by the special counsel, initially requiring him to appear before a federal grand jury as part of the Russian Federation investigation. The White House emerged from that conversation believing it had an agreement to limit the questioning of Bannon just to events during the campaign, and not during the transition period or his time in the White House.