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by | January 24, 2018 | 09:11

The Senate and the House voted Monday to get the wheels of the federal government turning again, ending a three-day shutdown that, in the end, had minimal impacts, given that it occurred over a weekend. Before lawmakers even finished voting on the spending bill Monday, the president hosted a half-dozen Republican senators - including several immigration hard-liners - at the White House .

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:11

During the presidential campaign, he threatened to raise tariffs on imports from China and Mexico and promised to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and other trade deals where the U.S. The source said "Canada has secured real gains" in talks to agree a deal. Coinciding with the start of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, some economists have raised concerns about a USA withdrawal from the treaty.

by | January 24, 2018 | 09:08

The CIA chief added that President Donald Trump has directed the government to prevent such an outcome. Pompeo added that US President 's focus was on a diplomatic solution to the crisis, but the Central Intelligence Agency was working to provide him with a range of other options.

by | January 24, 2018 | 08:59

US President Donald Trump has chosen to host French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency, CNN has reported. But in a July visit to Paris, Trump was delighted by a military parade to mark France's annual Bastille Day holiday and the 100th anniversary of the US entry into World War One, and has said Macron is "doing a terrific job in France".

by | January 24, 2018 | 08:53

Trump's blistering attacks on the FBI have proven a tough challenge for Wray in his first months on the job as he tries to make changes while maintaining public confidence and restoring bureau morale. FBI Director Christopher Wray has moved to fill two key positions in the agency amid pressure to do away with top officials who served under his predecessor, James ComeyJames Brien ComeyIntel Dem decries White House "gag order" after Bannon testimony 'Total free-for-all' as Bannon clashes ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:30

The Fifth US Court of Appeals ruled against the landowners, holding that they had not established that the Fish and Wildlife Service interpreted the Endangered Species Act "unreasonably" when it found that the land in Louisiana "was essential for the conservation of the dusky gopher frog".

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:28

Activists say that Syrian government forces launched a January 22 attack with suspected poisonous gas that affected about 20 civilians in a rebel stronghold near Damascus. Still, the USA is hoping it can persuade the Russian government - Syrian's most important ally - EXTRA SPACE to bring the long-beleaguered but still-determined Assad to the negotiating table.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:16

But McConnell urged the president to sit tight and make the Democrats come to them, this person said. The funding bill that allowed for the government to reopen also allowed for the reauthorization of the Children's Health Insurance Program, or CHIP.

by | January 23, 2018 | 20:06

Freezing drizzle advisories are issued when drizzle falling in sub-zero temperatures is expected to freeze on contact, and over time create icy surfaces. Drivers should use caution, keep a safe distance and use low beam headlights. Once the fog clears, Monday will be partly sunny with a high near 77, according to the NWS, a welcomed warm day after a cold snap last week.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:58

Its bid values YNAP at about €5.3 billion, YNAP CEO Federico Marchetti said on Twitter Richemont said it saw a "meaningful opportunity to further strengthen YNAP's leadership in luxury e-commerce", including expanding to new markets and adding to the product range.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:59

Anti-Brexit campaign groups are increasingly putting their differences aside and uniting behind a push to give parliament and the electorate a chance to reconsider the decision to leave once it is clear what kind of deal the prime minister has been able to negotiate.

by | January 23, 2018 | 19:27

Attorney General Jeff Sessions was interviewed by special counsel Robert Mueller's team as part of the ongoing probe into Russian election interference and potential obstruction of justice by President Donald Trump, according to The New York Times .

by | January 23, 2018 | 18:59

An online petition , which had more than 1,700 signatures as of Tuesday morning, was created, demanding for both answers and her reinstatement. Henry Epps could not be reached for comment. She was one of nine selected out of 3,500 applicants. Dr. Epps was scheduled to be a flight engineer during Expedition 56 and remain onboard for Expedition 57, but that historic date has been deferred for the unforeseeable future as Dr.

by | January 23, 2018 | 18:55

Born on January 23, 1897, Bose was a member of the Indian civil services in England before returning to India. "His undying love for the motherland & courage and sacrifice for country's freedom continues to guide us in Nation-building", Naveen wrote.

by | January 23, 2018 | 17:33

Officials confirmed in a news conference that the suspect was a student, and he left the school building immediately after firing shots in the cafeteria. "This could have been avoidable", she said. A sheriff's office dispatcher, Debra Murray, said the shooting took place at Italy High School. This item has been corrected to show the sheriff's official is named Sgt.

by | January 23, 2018 | 17:20

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of SC, a frequent golf partner of Trump , over the weekend said immigration talks are going nowhere if Miller continues as the White House's chief negotiator. Earlier Saturday, Schumer expressed exasperation about negotiating with Trump's White House, which Graham also echoed this week . Now one of New York's most popular tourist destinations, it has been shut down over a dispute in Congress about today's "dreamers", the children of illegal immigrants.

by | January 23, 2018 | 17:13

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which monitors the war in Syria , said the Syrian Kurdish militia waged a ferocious counteroffensive late Sunday, repelling the Turkish troops and allied Syrian fighters from the two villages they briefly captured.

by | January 23, 2018 | 17:06

The 97th-ranked Sandgren arrived in Melbourne without a grand slam match win on his CV but the man from Gallatin, Tennessee is now one victory away from the quarter-finals. In other news, No 32-seeded Mischa Zverev was fined $45,000 for a poor performance in his first-round match against Hyeon Chung. Such is her confidence that Wozniacki even attempted a between the legs "tweener" in the first set.

by | January 23, 2018 | 17:03

Cohen dismissed the double complaint in an. "I can definitely describe his junk perfectly, if I ever have to, ' Stormy Daniels told 'In Touch Weekly " in an interview published this week. "Also, I feel like one". She claimed to have had sex with Trump after meeting him at a charity golf event in July 2006, months after his wife, Melania, had given birth to their son Barron.

by | January 23, 2018 | 16:45

The accused, Imran Ali was arrested today for his involvement in the rape and murder of Zainab. Police sources confirmed suspect Imran Ali had confessed to his crime before an investigation team. Her parents had gone to Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah, and the girl was living with her aunts. Zainab's suspected killer's DNA matches that found in eight previous cases in which he raped and murdered girls, according to the medical report.

by | January 23, 2018 | 16:39

The Titans desperately needed to modernize their schemes and Vrabel is a good start, but Titans fans are on the edge of their seats waiting to see who he will hire as an offensive coordinator. Robinson will likely tell us that there is no reward without risk, and that is true. That may sound silly considering that Vrabel hasn't even ran a practice in Tennessee , but Mularkey's approach to bringing along Mariota was flawed from the very beginning.

by | January 23, 2018 | 16:34

Congress voted to end a government shutdown. His comments came after USA senators struck a deal to lift a three-day government shutdown, which helped the dollar recover some earlier losses. Japan got a taste of the challenge when a cut in the BOJ's bond buying pushed up global yields, and Kuroda's positive remarks on the economy drove the yen to a four-month high.

by | January 23, 2018 | 15:34

Speaking backstage at Sunday night's SAG Awards, Variety and multiple other outlets report that the Shameless star spoke about a meeting he had other with other men in Hollywood to discuss the campaign. And even after a decades-long career in show business, "I still get starstruck", he said, excited about sitting at a table next to Robert De Niro and Steve Carell.

by | January 23, 2018 | 15:09

The Redmond Giant has been referring to Xbox One X as the most powerful gaming console. The battle lines in the gaming console market have been drawn yet again as Microsoft has finally launched its gaming console Xbox One X in India. The 4k gaming console's repository of games include Forza Motorsport 7, Assassin's Creed: Origins, Cuphead and Super Lucky's Tale, out of more than 1,300 titles and more than 220 exclusives available on the Xbox One X.

by | January 23, 2018 | 13:50

Niels Hoegel is now serving a life sentence for two murders, while authorities said back in November that he may have killed a total of over 100 patients in the course of several years. As yet, there is no date set for his new trial. If found guilty of the additional charges, Mr. Hoegel would become the deadliest serial killer in Germany , according to Reuters .