Qatari interception of UAE passenger planes condemned

The UAE is home to two major national carriers, Abu Dhabi-based Etihad and Dubai-based Emirates . The claim , published by UAE state-run news agency WAM , follows two complaints by Qatar to the United Nations about Emirati military aircraft al... More..

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DoJ: Trump Administration to Appeal Court Order on DACA
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

DoJ: Trump Administration to Appeal Court Order on DACA

U.S. Department of Homeland Security and Elaine Duke seeking review before the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit", the Justice Department said in the release. "We are now taking the rare step of request...More..

Humble Independent School District closes due to severe weather
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Humble Independent School District closes due to severe weather

Elementary before-school childcare programs will be closed Wednesday morning. Joseph Catholic Schools will be closed. City of Jackson offices will be closed. At 12:45 p.m., the Harris County School District...More..

President declares he is 'not a racist'
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

President declares he is 'not a racist'

Former model Ivana, 68, released a tell-all memoir, Raising Trump , late past year foccused on her three children and her relationship with the former business mogul who became President. He and Republican ...More..

Trump Confronts China's Xi Jinping On Trade: 'This Situation Is Not Sustainable'
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Trump Confronts China's Xi Jinping On Trade: 'This Situation Is Not Sustainable'

The president has frequently cited the trade deficit as evidence the U.S.is "losing" to countries like China. Tensions have escalated between Beijing and Washington in recent months, with China on Friday r...More..

Alligator vs. Burmese Python Fight, Florida Golf Course Hosts Reptile Battle
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Alligator vs. Burmese Python Fight, Florida Golf Course Hosts Reptile Battle

Richard Nadler was among the spectators near the 10th hole of the Golf Club at Fiddler's Creek in Naples, Florida , on Friday when the alligator vs. python battle began. "It was very amusing", Dr. Nadler told ...More..

Cuomo's approval rating up after federal tax fight vow
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Cuomo's approval rating up after federal tax fight vow

That is up from a 2015 poll in which 31% of respondents said race relations were positive. Governor Andrew Cuomo, accompanied by Rev. Al Sharpton and elected officials, delivers remarks at the National Action...More..

Twitter Shades Donald Trump's Press Secretary After Ethics Violation
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Twitter Shades Donald Trump's Press Secretary After Ethics Violation

People briefed on the conversation say that during the meeting the president also questioned the need to admit more Haitians to the U.S. Several attendees at an Oval Office meeting on immigration last wee...More..

Pastor Denounces Trump's Racist Slur in Front of Mike Pence
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Pastor Denounces Trump's Racist Slur in Front of Mike Pence

Mike Pence is a man who usually seems very comfortable in a church. "In this news cycle I have to address it", said Watson. After being presented with a proposal to restore protections for immigrants from ...More..

CNN promotes Acosta to Chief WH correspondent
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

CNN promotes Acosta to Chief WH correspondent

As for immigrants from Africa, the president suggested that instead, the US should allow more entrants from countries like Norway. CNN's Chief White House Correspondent Jim Acosta said President Trump was...More..

WPAFB Tuesday Weather: Wind chill readings reach below zero, possible passing flurries
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

WPAFB Tuesday Weather: Wind chill readings reach below zero, possible passing flurries

The meteorological winter (December through February) precipitation total (rain plus snow converted to liquid) rose to 1.12 inches, 1.23 inches below normal. Snow is moving in from our northwest this morning ,...More..

Gasoline prices up due to highest oil prices since 2014
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Gasoline prices up due to highest oil prices since 2014

But it's 26 cents higher than at this time past year, when gas was averaging $2.25 in MA. Gas prices this winter season have not declined like they have in the past, according to Patrick DeHaan, the head of p...More..

by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Trump dug new holes with his profane fit on immigrants

Durbin, the one Democrat at a White House meeting last Thursday about immigration, stated Trump asked why the USA continues to just accept immigrants from "s-thole countries " referring to Africa, Haiti and El...More..

Fatal crash reported in Marshall County
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Fatal crash reported in Marshall County

All northbound lanes on Interstate 95 are now open ater two crashes this morning. One man is dead after a crash in Madison County Saturday. The Florida Highway Patrol reports that, after the crash, Knox's r...More..

Novak Djokovic HITS BACK Over 'Exaggerated' Australian Open
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Novak Djokovic HITS BACK Over 'Exaggerated' Australian Open

Wawrinka, who has been off the court for the same time as Djokovic, started in convincing fashion but appeared to be flagging when he lost the third set and trailed 3-0 in the fourth against Berankis. Asked abo...More..

3.2 million more Americans were uninsured in 2017
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

3.2 million more Americans were uninsured in 2017

The uninsured rate in the fourth quarter of 2017 was 12.2 percent, nearly the same as the 12.3 percent rate Gallup found in the third quarter. The number of uninsured people fell to a record low in the final ...More..

At least 10 killed in Colombia bridge collapse
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

At least 10 killed in Colombia bridge collapse

The cable-stayed bridge was being constructed in the Bogota-Villavicencio road corridor as part of a highway improvement project being carried out by Coviandes, a majority- owned Columbian investment corporat...More..

AI Scores Better Than Humans in Key Stanford Reading and Comprehension Test
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

AI Scores Better Than Humans in Key Stanford Reading and Comprehension Test

The 100,000-question quiz is considered to be the most authoritative measures of machine reading, according to Bloomberg . "The technology underneath can be gradually applied to numerous applications such ...More..

Govt scraps Haj subsidy, says pilgrims can now go on ships
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Govt scraps Haj subsidy, says pilgrims can now go on ships

Now, a total of 1.75 lakh Indian citizens can go for Haj . The Narendra Modi-led government ended Haj subsidiary saying the decision is part of its agenda to empower minorities without appeasement. "Providing ...More..

DHS Secretary Says She Doesn't Remember Trump Saying THAT Curse Word
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

DHS Secretary Says She Doesn't Remember Trump Saying THAT Curse Word

On Wednesday, U.S. District Judge William Alsup said the Trump administration must continue to accept DACA renewal applications, despite President Donald Trump's decision on September 5 to end new and r...More..

Rocket lands at Indian Embassy in Kabul, all Indians safe
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Rocket lands at Indian Embassy in Kabul, all Indians safe

No fire or casualties. She said the rocket landed in the Chancery compound. There are no casualties. "All Indians and staff are safe", External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj posted on Twitter. However, no ...More..

Petitioners should know everything in BH Loya's death: SC
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Petitioners should know everything in BH Loya's death: SC

Special CBI judge Loya , who was presiding over the alleged Soharabuddin fake encounter case at the time, died in Nagpur on 30 November 2014, where he was visiting to attend a colleague's daughter's weddin...More..

NKorea: Trump's Nuclear Button Tweet 'Spasm of a Lunatic'
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

NKorea: Trump's Nuclear Button Tweet 'Spasm of a Lunatic'

September 19: Speaking at the U.N. General Assembly, Trump threatens to "totally destroy North Korea " and says "Rocket Man is on a suicide mission for himself". "FAKE NEWS!" Trump said. Trump and other Whit...More..

Lawmakers bemoan backlash over Trump's comments amid bipartisan push for DACA deal
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Lawmakers bemoan backlash over Trump's comments amid bipartisan push for DACA deal

Minutes later he added, "I, as President , want people coming into our Country who are going to help us become strong and great again, people coming in through a system based on MERIT". Durbin said after the O...More..

Ivana Trump Says Donald's Not Racist, Just Confused
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Ivana Trump Says Donald's Not Racist, Just Confused

So whether you think Trump and these Republican senators are lying, I will leave that to your judgment but the more important issue is that for the first time in the history of the United States we have a...More..

U2 confirm America and European dates, promise Dublin show announcement 'soon'
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

U2 confirm America and European dates, promise Dublin show announcement 'soon'

U2 have just announced their U.S. and European tour dates for their eXPERIENCE and iNNOCENCE tour. U2 gave fans a glimpse of the latest material during their Joshua Tree stadium run previous year. Tickets f...More..

Everything President Trump has tweeted (and what it was about)
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Everything President Trump has tweeted (and what it was about)

Public libraries around the country have been inundated with demands for the highly contentious book Fire and Fury . "When he feels that people, again, are not according him proper respect, proper love, prop...More..

Father, 39, who lived in U.S. for 30yrs, deported to Mexico
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Father, 39, who lived in U.S. for 30yrs, deported to Mexico

His wife, Cindy Garcia, cried out while his daughter, Soleil, 15, sobbed into Garcia's shoulder as they hugged, with two U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents keeping a close eye on them. ICE arrested...More..

Kim Wall Case Sees Inventor Peter Madsen Charged With Murder
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Kim Wall Case Sees Inventor Peter Madsen Charged With Murder

Prosecutor Jakob Buch-Jepsen said on Tuesday the case is "very unusual and extremely gross". Her dismembered body was found at sea after she interviewed him on board his homemade submarine. He admits dismem...More..

After Rajasthan and Gujarat, Haryana, Too, Bans Padmaavat
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

After Rajasthan and Gujarat, Haryana, Too, Bans Padmaavat

The decision was taken at a meeting of the Cabinet, Aaj Tak reported. However, the Karni Sena has said that a change of name won't be enough and has demanded a nationwide ban on the film. But even before the ...More..