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Author: 0 Trump's 's---hole countries' remark casts remarkable light on immigration policies

In addition, the president singled out Haiti , telling lawmakers that immigrants from that country must be left out of any deal, these people said. Utah's Lt. Lindsey Graham went to the White House to make their presentation at about noon Thursday. Plus, the White House has yet to officially deny the reports in a statement - and Hillary Clinton has plenty to say about it.

World Padmaavat: After Rajasthan, Gujarat bans film
Author: 0 Padmaavat: After Rajasthan, Gujarat bans film

The film is likely to release on January 25. The film was previously scheduled to release on Dec 1. Parzania, a film based on a child missing since the 2002 riots following the Godhra train inferno, was not allowed to be screened in Gujarat due to violent protest by VHP and Bajrang Dal activists who had ransacked theatre halls.

World Maharashtra: 4 dead after boat carrying 40 school children capsizes near Dahanu
Author: 0 Maharashtra: 4 dead after boat carrying 40 school children capsizes near Dahanu

The tragic incident took place 2 nautical miles from the sea-shore in Dahanu . 25 others have been rescued. Rescue operations are underway to locate the missing. Local TV channels, however, reported that four school children died. Dahanu is a coastal town and a municipal council in Palghar district of Maharashtra state in Konkan division.

Author: 0 Hillary Clinton tweets about Trump's 'ignorant, racist views'

Trump mentioned Norway in derogatory comments about other countries of migration as USA senators briefed him on Thursday on a newly drafted bipartisan immigration bill, according to two sources who asked not to be identified. Graham continued: 'The American ideal is embraced by people all over the globe. Reports of the president's language referring to people of colour from the other countries drew criticism from US lawmakers of both major parties and critics overseas who said they ...

World Trump expresses openness to talk to North Korea
Author: 0 Trump expresses openness to talk to North Korea

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was "shrewd and mature" and had won the latest standoff with the West over his nuclear and missile programmes. Direct talks between the USA president and Kim would be unprecedented. Trump has mocked Kim's weight and called him "little rocket man " in a speech to the United Nations General Assembly.

World Iran Unrest: Trump denounces
Author: 0 Iran Unrest: Trump denounces "brutal" and "corrupt" regime

Tens of thousands of Iranians today took part in pro- government rallies in several cities across the country. At least 20 individuals have died since the protests began last week. We should not let them down again. On Sunday, Telegram CEO Pavel Durov said on Twitter that authorities had cut off access to the app. Rouhani has also said that the government would allow peaceful protests while warning against violence.

Author: 0 CONCACAF chief responds to Trump 'shithole' slur

Controversy is swirling about claims that President Donald Trump made a vulgar comment about struggling countries and their immigrants. " President Trump made remarks which were obscene, racist and vile", said the Florida Democratic Party, calling the silence from GOP gubernatorial candidates Adam Putnam and Ron DeSantis "alarming" and "deafening".

Author: 0 Traders Buy Shares of Exxon Mobil (XOM) on Weakness

Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) analysts on average have given a price target of $91.86 on XOM stock. The stock decreased 0.48% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $4.19. It also reduced Ishares Tr (DVY) stake by 246,033 shares and now owns 4,863 shares. Aristotle Fund L.P. owns 18,600 shares or 4.32% of their U.S. portfolio.

World Weekend weather: More snow and rain followed by sun
Author: 0 Weekend weather: More snow and rain followed by sun

The precipitation will usher in cold and blustery conditions. TUESDAY: Partly cloudy skies and snow flurries are possible, with a high temperature of 19 degrees. Snow melted away just in time for a fresh layer, and it looks like Friday's flakes will be around longer than just the morning. The strongest winds will be found from west central to south central Minnesota where winds could gust to 40 miles per hour.

World National Weather Service: Potential for flooding Friday into Saturday
Author: 0 National Weather Service: Potential for flooding Friday into Saturday

Nearly three inches of rain has been reported in areas north of Pittsburgh , including Bell Acres and Nixon which measured 2.92 inches and 2.82 inches, respectively. "Right now, rainfall looks to be between 1"-3" with some areas seeing more than 3" by Friday night. Hopefully these ice jams occur in rural areas or, even better, don't occur at all! Pratt also said a myriad of factors come to play in what might happen, such as how much the river will rise? The pieces of ice can get stuck ...

World China warship sails near Japan-controlled islands
Author: 0 China warship sails near Japan-controlled islands

Japan said the large warship entered contiguous waters around the islands at 11:00 local time (02:00 GMT), and a submarine was also detected there, although neither entered Japanese territory. Onodera made the statement during a visit to Hawaii Thursday. Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga warned China "not to undermine the trend of improvement in Japan-China relations".

World 100th satellite launch a landmark: Rajnath Singh
Author: 0 100th satellite launch a landmark: Rajnath Singh

India launched its 100th indigenously made satellite yesterday, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeks to project the country as a global low-priced provider of services in space. Indian Nanosatellite 1C (INS-1C) is an 11-kilogram (25 lb) spacecraft which carries the Miniature Multispectral Technology Demonstration (MMX-TD) experiment, an imaging payload for ISRO's Space Applications Centre that will be used for mapping, vegetation monitoring and studies of aerosols and clouds in the atmosphere.

World Crown jewels hidden in biscuit tin during WW2
Author: 0 Crown jewels hidden in biscuit tin during WW2

She explained she made a decision to play dress up and mimic the daily routine of the queen to celebrate the second season of the Netflix hit, The Crown , which premiered last month. Despite the physical discomfort her coronation caused, the queen recognizes the event's significance. "Fortunately, my father and I have about the same sort of shaped head", the queen said.

World LFP suspend Ligue 1 use of goal-line technology
Author: 0 LFP suspend Ligue 1 use of goal-line technology

In association football , goal-line technology is a method used to determine when the ball has completely crossed the goal line in between the goal-posts and underneath the crossbar with the assistance of electronic devices. Hawk-Eye - the goal-line technology used in the Premier League, Bundesliga, Eredivisie and Serie A - is a different system, and is not provided by GoalControl.

World Johnnie Dixon staying at Ohio State for redshirt senior season
Author: 0 Johnnie Dixon staying at Ohio State for redshirt senior season

That was the first time that lineup had been used all season, and against the nation's top team it got jumpers by Tate and Bates-Diop, forced a missed jumper and caused a turnover at the other end and sparked a quick 4-0 run in 59 seconds to give the Buckeyes their first lead of the game.

World Czech Republic: Anti-immigration president seeks re-election
Author: 0 Czech Republic: Anti-immigration president seeks re-election

Zeman was quickly escorted out and returned to cast his vote shortly afterwards. Mr Zeman's victory is profoundly important to the recently installed prime minister, Andrej Babis, who heads up a minority government heavily dependent on the current president's support for its survival.

World England to face Costa Rica in Leeds in June
Author: 0 England to face Costa Rica in Leeds in June

The Three Lions will play the Super Eagles five days before facing Costa Rica in another friendly at Elland Road. England have finalised their World Cup warm-up programme and will face Costa Rica at Elland Road in their last game before heading to the tournament.

World Pakistan briefed diplomatic community about its achievements in fight against terrorism
Author: 0 Pakistan briefed diplomatic community about its achievements in fight against terrorism

The foreign minister of Pakistan Khwajah Mohammad Asif has claimed that the intelligence nexus between Afghanistan and India is contributing to regional instability. Pakistan says the United States is scapegoating it for USA failures in Afghanistan. "The specific individual things we're doing are best handled in private, to ensure that we can be most productive - and that's what we're working now".

World Canada Disappointed By Latest US Trade Dispute Finding
Author: 0 Canada Disappointed By Latest US Trade Dispute Finding

Department of Commerce slapped on preliminary countervailing duties up to 9.93 per cent on Tuesday for uncoated groundwood paper (newsprint) imported from Canada. The complaint was filed last month but was released today, with some coincidental timing: the USA has just announced duties as high as nine per cent on Canadian paper.

World Attorney: Brian Bowen is enrolling at SC, seeking reinstatement from NCAA
Author: 0 Attorney: Brian Bowen is enrolling at SC, seeking reinstatement from NCAA

Louisville suspended Bowen indefinitely in late September after the FBI went public with its bombshell investigation into bribery and corruption in college basketball. "Brian is an exceptional young man and a basketball player with a very high IQ for the game", Martin said. I have the utmost confidence in South Carolina's compliance and ultimately the NCAA.

World The Sessions 'Marijuana Crackdown' Is Backfiring
Author: 0 The Sessions 'Marijuana Crackdown' Is Backfiring

I'm for legalization; it's time for Congress to stop blowing smoke and start legislating. The DEA has kept it as a Schedule I controlled substance, putting it in the same category as LSD and heroin, with "no current acceptable medical use".

World U.S. looking at free trade agreement with India
Author: 0 U.S. looking at free trade agreement with India

He said India could become "an alternative hub for USA business in the Indo-Pacific region". "It will increase our economic interactions and volume of trade, lead to collaboration on emerging technologies, and create jobs in both countries", he said.

World Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah calls BJP, RSS terror organisation
Author: 0 Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah calls BJP, RSS terror organisation

Addressing the Nava Karnataka Nirmana Parivartana Yatre in Chitradurga, Shah said , "The Siddaramaiah Government is indulging in vote bank politics; it is an anti-Hindu government". "I have taken care of cows, I feed them and I have also cleaned cow dung". That is the difference between me and... Shah also put to rest any doubts over Yeddyurappa's candidature, exhorting the crowd to make him the next chief minister and make Karnataka "Congress-mukt".

World Trump likely to meet Macron in Davos: White House
Author: 0 Trump likely to meet Macron in Davos: White House

The president told the Wall Street Journal that he wants to be a "cheerleader" for the American economic success story in the first year of his administration. McMaster. "This is about meeting business leaders and meeting our counterparts". Trump, who is likely to advance his "America First" agenda with world leaders at this year's WEF, would be the first sitting USA president to attend the high-profile summit since Bill Clinton in 2000.

World Victor identified after $50K Powerball ticket sold in Wisconsin Rapids
Author: 0 Victor identified after $50K Powerball ticket sold in Wisconsin Rapids

The winning numbers from Saturday's drawing were 12, 29, 30, 33 and 61. A 10X multiplier is available whenever the jackpot is $150 million or less. Pearne purchased his ticket from the J'Ville Tavern in Jacksonville. Prizes must be claimed and winning tickets validated before winners can be identified. The Match 5 prize with the Power Play option is set at $2 million.

World California man confesses to 1993 killing in TV interview
Author: 0 California man confesses to 1993 killing in TV interview

Immediately prior to giving himself up to authorities, however, Hawkins was confessing to the crime for the first time at Sinclair Broadcasting's KRCR in Redding, California. "I know the wrong can't be changed but this is the closest I can come to doing the right thing ..." Instead, he was robbed and stabbed to death-his body left to rot and his auto dumped at the nearest Costco.

World New York City just declared war on the oil industry
Author: 0 New York City just declared war on the oil industry

In 2012, Hurricane Sandy took a heavy toll on New York City, knocking out power and transportation, destroying homes, and causing tens of billions of dollars worth of damage. New York City is seeking to lead the assault on both climate change and the Trump administration with a plan to divest $5bn from fossil fuels and sue the world's most powerful oil companies over their contribution to unsafe global warming.

World Russian, Turkish top diplomats hold telephone call, source in Ankara says
Author: 0 Russian, Turkish top diplomats hold telephone call, source in Ankara says

The unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) used in the attacks on Russia's facilities in Syria bear a resemblance to certain types of equipment used by the USA military, according to Erdoğan Karakuş, a military analyst and retired Lt. A recent Daily Beast investigation even found similar drones for sale on a social media arms market. The two diplomats had a telephone conversation that focused on options of political settlement in the war-torn country, Russian Foreign Ministry said on its website.

World Tunisian army on the streets after days of major protests against austerity
Author: 0 Tunisian army on the streets after days of major protests against austerity

Activists in Tunisia have called for a major demonstration against the government's decision to increase taxes and the prices of basic goods, after hundreds of people were arrested in previous days of protests. Instead of listening to us, the government is criminalizing us and treating us as if we are vandals and thieves."Tunisia's 2011 revolution was the first in the region and the North African country is hailed as the success story of the Arab Spring".

World Saudi Arabia women score right to watch men's football in stadiums
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia women score right to watch men's football in stadiums

Female football fans wearing scarves and waving flags took their seats at the King Abdullah Sports City stadium in Jeddah for Al-Ahli's match against Al-Batin in the Saudi Pro League. While many supported and welcomed the decision to allow women into stadiums, others spoke out against it. Many young Saudis regard his recent ascent to power as proof their generation is taking a central place in running a country whose patriarchal traditions have for decades made power the province of the old ...

World US wants Norwegians, not Haitian refugees, says Donald Trump
Author: 0 US wants Norwegians, not Haitian refugees, says Donald Trump

He then reportedly suggested that the United States should instead bring more people from countries like Norway , whose prime minister he met on Wednesday. On his CNN show AC360, Cooper, who reported live from Haiti during the devastating quake of 2010, didn't hold back any punches and described the quotes attributed to Trump as flatly "racist".

Author: 0 Poll finds Oprah can beat Trump

King said. She added, however, "You always have the right to change her mind". The 63-year-old Winfrey - whom Golden Globes host Seth Meyers half-jokingly quipped could be the candidate to beat President Donald Trump in 2020 - also hailed the role of the often-maligned media.

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Author: 0 "Mississippi Burning" Klansman dies in prison

Killen would have turned 93 on January 17. The part-time preacher and lumber mill operator was 80 when he was convicted on the three counts of manslaughter - 41 years to the day after the murders of Chaney, Goodman and Schwerner. The jury was unable to agree on a verdict for Killen with the hold-out juror saying she could never convict a preacher. "I'm sorry they got themselves killed".

Author: 0 W&T Offshore (WTI) How Do the Technical Vary?

It has forward price to earnings ratio of 11.27, and price to earnings ratio calculated as 8.24. W&T has grown through acquisition, exploitation and exploration and now holds working interests in over two hundred fields in federal and state waters and a majority of its daily production is derived from wells it operates.

World Sales tax collection case headed to Supreme Court
Author: 0 Sales tax collection case headed to Supreme Court

The sales-tax case represents a consolidated effort by states to overturn a 1992 Supreme Court decision upholding a constitutional rule that barred requiring vendors to collect sales tax on mail-order sales unless the business had a "physical presence" in the state.

World Trump to get first presidential medical exam amid questions about fitness
Author: 0 Trump to get first presidential medical exam amid questions about fitness

Instead, the two-hour exam will include blood and urine tests, heart checks and questions about Trump's sleeping habits and sex life. Jackson is expected to announce the full results of the president's exam on Tuesday . But those hoping for answers, they may not learn much from the president's annual physical. They also underscore the importance of Jackson carrying out the evaluation of Trump's mental health and neurological functioning (and making appropriate referrals) by pointing ...

Author: 0 Pelosi continues to rip tax reform

Pelosi then tried to tie the zing to popular East Coast burger chain Five Guys: "Are they going to open a hamburger stand next or what?" But, after the bill passed, it became clear that Pelosi's theatrical language was hiding the fact that tax reform meant substantially more money in the pockets of the American people.

Author: 0 Trump move on dreamers blocked

Trump said this a day after he opened to the press nearly his entire meeting with the Congressional leadership on immigration. To RAICES, a nonprofit that works with immigrants, a federal judge's ruling that the Trump administration must keep the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program going as arguments go through the court is vindication, but not a victory.

World New Zealand batting first in third ODI against Pakistan
Author: 0 New Zealand batting first in third ODI against Pakistan

The bilateral series between New Zealand and Pakistan have started in the favour of the host as the produced two match-winning knocks. Williamson, who uncharacteristically struggled to penetrate the field for much of his innings, made 73 but it took 101 deliveries to get there.

World North Korea accepts South Korea's proposal for talks on January 9
Author: 0 North Korea accepts South Korea's proposal for talks on January 9

South Korean opposition parties have struck a cautious tone over the latest developments, warning against making concessions to the North to secure its Olympic participation . The North's message comes a day after the South offered to send a five-member delegation led by Unification Minister Cho Myoung Gyon to the talks scheduled for tomorrow.

Author: 0 Dick Durbin Was In The Room And Confirms Trump Made 'Shithole' Comments

When I last looked, the poem at the foot of the statue did not read: "Give me your exhausted, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free... He went on to describe King as someone who lifted the conscious of the nation, and helped us all recognize the dignity in every person. Trump took particular issue with the idea that people who'd fled to the USA after disasters hit their homes in places such as El Salvador , Guatemala and Haiti would be allowed to stay as part of the deal, ...

World Trump Once Again Employs Anti-Semitism by Calling Feinstein 'Sneaky'
Author: 0 Trump Once Again Employs Anti-Semitism by Calling Feinstein 'Sneaky'

What Republicans "tried to do is create this sense that there's some collusion between the Russians and Christopher Steele, the guy who wrote the dossier that Glenn Simpson and Fusion GPS published ", Whitehouse said . Feinstein had the authority to make the transcript public as the committee's top Democrat, he said. "When they have no collusion and nobody's found any collusion at any level, it seems unlikely that you'd even have an interview", Trump said Wednesday during a joint ...

World Loyal Dog Walks 40 Miles to Find Previous Owners
Author: 0 Loyal Dog Walks 40 Miles to Find Previous Owners

Twice, she hit the road and walked the 20 or so miles between Prague and Seminole to look for her old family. She is humble, kind and passive. "Her heart wants to be with them, but they can not keep her", the Seminole Humane Society/Seminole Animal Shelter wrote on its Facebook page on Monday.

Author: 0 Donald Trump denies 'hate-filled' immigration comments

The President did not answer. US President Donald Trump denied Friday making " derogatory " comments about the people of Haiti , one of several places he was quoted as describing as "shithole countries" in remarks that triggered worldwide outrage.

World Ryan: Trump's inflammatory immigration comments are 'very unfortunate'
Author: 0 Ryan: Trump's inflammatory immigration comments are 'very unfortunate'

The comments from Ryan and Trump all but assure the Republican-held Congress will not move toward its long-held goal in the near future. "I think it's a big part of our strength, whether you're coming from Haiti - we've got great friends from Africa in Janesville who are doctors who are incredible citizens", Ryan said.

World Outrage over racist remarks by Trump
Author: 0 Outrage over racist remarks by Trump

Republican Senator Tom Cotton and Republican Representative Bob Goodlatte were both there, as was White House aide Stephen Miller, a proponent of severely limiting immigration. But it wasn't just Democrats objecting. He said the comments, if confirmed, were " shocking and shameful " and added: "I'm sorry, but there's no other word one can use but racist".