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by | January 21, 2018 | 14:39

About 100 people were expected to attend the pricey event, to be hosted by Republican National Committee Chair Ronna McDaniel and billionaire Las Vegas casino big Steve Wynn. Trump has been a frequent visitor to Mar-a-Lago during his first year as president, with the resort nicknamed the "Winter White House". "And we expect the President to be able to travel to Florida this weekend".

by | January 21, 2018 | 14:24

Firefighters worked through the night to contain it and will continue carrying out back burning on the eastern side on Sunday, the RFS said. "Firefighters, police, surf lifesavers and National Parks personnel are working with people at beaches in the Royal National Park to help manage their relocation as it's safe to do so - including by boat and road escort", the Rural Fire Service (RFS) wrote on Facebook, after saying beaches could be provide safety.

by | January 21, 2018 | 14:23

Capt. Jeffrey Kuhlman conducted Barack Obama's first physical as president . "It does rule out the need to do any other cognitive assessment", Jackson said . Trump also has no heart disease and no family history of it. "In summary, his overall health is excellent". Still, Jackson said Trump acknowledged he'd be healthier if he lost a few pounds by exercising more and eating better.

by | January 21, 2018 | 13:37

Trump sought "a bipartisan bill of love", pledging to sign any bill that came to his desk as long as it contained money for "the wall". Well the world has expressed its faux outrage over President Trump's statement concerning the source countries of immigrants.

by | January 21, 2018 | 13:16

If the 2018 election were held today, 46 percent of people said they would vote for a Democrat in their congressional district compared to 40 percent of people who would vote for a Republican. While majorities in each of these countries approved of USA leadership in 2016, majorities disapproved in 2017. "Only 30% of the world, on average, approves of the job performance of the US's leadership, down from 48% in 2016".

by | January 21, 2018 | 12:27

People held up signs that read, "Brown is Beautiful", "Rise Up Woman " and "Love Not Hate Makes America Great" and they chanted "I'm undocumented and unafraid" and "Black Lives Matter". The weekend of demonstrations is aimed at translating enthusiasm into political action with the theme " Power to the Polls " - a message created to drive voter registrations and maximize women's involvement in the 2018 midterm elections.

by | January 21, 2018 | 12:19

The Gophers came into the weekend ranked sixth out of seven teams in the Big Ten, but moved up to fifth. Playing in his 100th career game, Gates slammed home a bouncing puck in front of the net at 16:31 of the third period to shatter a 1-1 tie between the two Big Ten rivals.

by | January 21, 2018 | 12:06

George Proakis, Somerville's director of planning, said his city's proposal was focused less on creating a single campus for Amazon , but instead emphasizing "smart growth" development and proximity to several prestigious universities. Austin and Dallas are the on the list of 20 cities now vying for what's known as Amazon's HQ2 . "I don't see it as a waste of time at all", he said.

by | January 21, 2018 | 11:10

Here's how desperate the situation is: Trump cancelled his vacation. Rep. Seth Moulton called for a "new generation of leaders" following the shutdown and remarked on the timing of the funding failure with the one-year anniversary of Trump taking office.

by | January 21, 2018 | 10:05

An NIA team was at the site on Saturday to probe the incident. Two National Investigation Agency (NIA) teams will conduct probe after two bombs were found from the Bodh Gaya pilgrimage centre on Friday following a small explosion-like sound.

by | January 21, 2018 | 09:39

Numerous people in the crowd raised their hands. "Last year, there was a feeling of fear and objection to the election", Elizabeth Pleva told ABC News, while waiting for the march to commence on Manhattan's Upper West Side. Jordan said turnout at Saturday's protests was a lot lower compared to previous year, when millions of people had gathered in cities around the US.

by | January 21, 2018 | 09:33

David was also charged with a lewd act against a child under 14. The young couple went to start their life in Texas , but the incident formed a rift between her parents, who separated about two years later and eventually divorced. In a statement, the California Department of Education (CDE) said: "We are sickened by this tragedy and relieved the children are now safe and authorities are investigating".

by | January 21, 2018 | 08:16

He said the terror army has nothing else to target other than Turkey. The Turkish presidential spokesperson explained that "This entity poses a threat to Turkish national security on the one hand, and it will be a step towards threatening the unity of the Syrian territories at a stage where the Geneva and Astana talks are still ongoing".

by | January 21, 2018 | 08:02

Sporadic cross-border artillery exchanges between the two sides have been ongoing at least since August, but increased on Thursday after the United States announced it would maintain and train a 30,000-strong Kurdish force in northern and eastern Syria to stabilize the regions against ISIS.

by | January 21, 2018 | 07:49

The criminal cases against Nassar followed reports past year in The Indianapolis Star about how USA Gymnastics mishandled complaints about sexual misconduct involving the doctor and coaches. "At only 12 years old I didn't know it was inappropriate, illegal and wrong", said Madeline Johnson. John Manly, an attorney for more than 100 accusers, has said the three institutions "miserably failed children", and he has likened what happened with Nassar to the child sex abuse scandal at Penn ...

by | January 21, 2018 | 07:42

Russian Federation said it would not get involved in the conflict. Turkey's long fought Kurdish separatists within its own country. The embattled Syrian government has made it clear that any intruding Turkish fighter jet would be shot down.

by | January 21, 2018 | 06:39

The athletes will be accompanied by 24 coaches and officials. "Today marks the milestone on a long journey", said International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach in a prepared declaration. The two nations will march into the opening ceremony under the name "Korea", while flying the Korean unification flag and marching to the song "Arirang".

by | January 21, 2018 | 06:37

Thousands of women in Washington, D.C. and in cities across the US and world used the day to advocate for women and human rights issues, which protesters argued would face adversity under the new administration. "I think it's fantastic". I see the words rise, equality, protect our lands, written in colorful marker and adorned with illustrations. Many marchers on Saturday broke out their pink " pussyhats " from previous year.

by | January 21, 2018 | 06:22

Despite Trump paying nearly no attention to Africa, America's backing in the continent has stayed strong, with 51% supporting American leadership, compared to 20% disapproving. The Trump administration has abandoned the trade agreement of Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and Paris climate change accord. The survey found wall-to-wall declines throughout the Americas - with the biggest shift in the next-door neighbour to the north.

by | January 21, 2018 | 06:14

The 12 injured persons included Adnan (30), Zakir Hussain (35), 35-year-old wife of Asim, Qasim Raza (22), Samrah Arshad (30), Nasim Abbas (30), Rashida Bibi (50), Muhammad Nadeem (28), Rizwan (15), Abdul Ghani (60), Itran (24), Nazian Bibi (60), Muhammad Din (28) and Shamim Bibi (44).