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by | January 06, 2018 | 04:31

The WSJ report said that the $18 billion would go toward 700 miles of new replacement barriers, expanding the current 654 miles of barrier to almost 1,000 miles. Durbin is now working with four other Senators, three of whom are Republican, on a deal that will protect DACA while also beefing up border security, but it appears Trump's demands could stall talks.

by | January 06, 2018 | 04:36

Cannabis growers, sellers and financial institutions supporting them, a roughly US$7 billion (RM28 billion) industry, are particularly under threat by the move, and the lack of clarity on how toughly federal anti-pot laws will be enforced will make it hard for any to build their young businesses, industry experts said .

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:36

Wednesday , travel will be very risky to impossible during the morning and evening commutes on Thursday. Meanwhile, the Department of Sanitation has issued a snow alert starting at 6 p.m. In western North Carolina wind chills of -25 (-32 Celsius) degrees are possible through Thursday. This storm may end up being worse than your average nor'easter.

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:39

Click/tap here to download the free azfamily mobile app . When CBP officers searched the trailer they found 459 bundles, which contained 5,164 pounds of alleged marijuana. The previous year, the searches exceeded 2,000 during only one month. Wyden warned that the new rules "also explicitly permit CBP to attempt to bypass the encryption or brute-force a password protecting a device seized at the border without reasonable suspicion".

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:50

If the water is moving, it won't freeze. This expansion puts tremendous pressure on whatever is containing it, including metal or plastic pipes . Megan Moir, the director of water resources for the City of Burlington, said people should check their basements to get a sense of the air temperature and look for signs of frost around their pipes , especially if their basements aren't well-insulated.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:48

Pakistan won the toss and put New Zealand into bat in their opening one-day global on a blustery day in Wellington on Saturday. Hasan Ali, the world's top-ranked ODI bowler after his dream year in 2017, also showed he could hit by blasting four sixes in his 36 off 15 balls.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:29

He was briefly hospitalized this past May to undergo a heart procedure, in which doctors replaced a transarterial aortic valve in order to treat aortic stenosis. Multiple sources said her decision to leave the race revolved around her husband's health issues, and Democratic aides witnessed Cummings moving around more slowly before Christmas break, according to Politico .

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:10

The RSI was created by J. Welles Wilder who was striving to measure whether or not a stock was overbought or oversold. When charted, the RSI can serve as a visual means to monitor historical and current strength or weakness in a certain market.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:42

To view the full article, register now. He also must decide whether to waive US nuclear-related sanctions that were suspended under the landmark agreement. The protests began on December 28 in the country's second-largest city, Mashhad, initially over complaints of rising prices, but they have led to complaints over corruption and the lack of freedoms in the country.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:31

Variety reported yesterday that veteran director Ridley Scott could possibly helm a Disney film based on " The Merlin Saga ". The series follows the story of a young Merlin who would go on to become the mentor of the classic literary character King Arthur.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:04

The odds of winning the jackpot with a $2 ticket are 1 in 30,821,472. The largest Mega Millions jackpot in history was $656 million. It is the biggest Powerball jackpot since the more than $750 million lottery win last August. Nobody won the Powerball jackpot on Saturday night, and Powerball officials announced that Wednesday's jackpot now stands at an estimated $440 million with a cash payout of $278.3 million.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:43

Although the pace of growth slowed slightly in France it remained close to November's near seven-year high. "While a pick-up in new orders to a seven-month high in December offers some hope for construction going into 2018, it looks like it is going to be another challenging year for the sector".

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:51

The move means the race will still be decided by a random draw on Thursday. Yancey's election, should it stand, would give Virginia Republicans a 51 - 49 majority in the state House, enabling them to confront Virginia Governor-elect Ralph Northam's progressive agenda.

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:21

Mevani and Khalid had attended the "Elgar Parishad", an event organised to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the battle of Bhima-Koregaon, at Shaniwar Wada in Pune. Meanwhile, the Maharashtrian Police have also registered the FIR against Jignesh and Umar under the IPC section 153 (a), 505 and 117 at the Vishrambaug police station in Pune for involving in circulation the statement with an intent to cause hurt.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:48

Failed Senate candidate Roy Moore was accused by multiple women of sexual misconduct. The ongoing investigation officials have said that nothing leads them to believe the fire is connected to the former candidate Roy Moore and the sexual abuse allegations made against him, NBC News reported.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:09

Having restored power to nearly 150,000 homes throughout the country since Storm Eleanor hit on Tuesday, the ESB reported that several thousand homes, farms and businesses remained without power overnight , but they were hopeful that power would be restored to all homes by Thursday morning.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:02

But there have been concerns in recent days it may still be illegally selling oil to the North after satellite photos captured images of Chinese ships apparently trading oil off North Korean waters. On Thursday, the UN Security Council also denied global port access to four more North Korean ships suspected of carrying banned goods, AFP reported.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:17

Now there are calls for Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey - who has characterized Trump's use of the platform as "fascinating" and "complicated" - to step down or be fired if the company doesn't ban Trump, including from a local group of Bay Area protesters.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:18

I was raised to believe that family always comes first. But even before Mandel dropped his campaign, it was looking like an uphill battle for the GOP to unseat Brown, a populist warrior whose numbers have remained strong in the state. Republicans, who hold a narrow 51-to-49 majority, are defending eight Senate seats. Sherrod Brown, citing his wife's health. "I look forward to working with Republicans and independents around OH to end Sherrod Brown's political career".

by | January 05, 2018 | 21:43

In another development Thursday, Iran's prosecutor general claimed a Central Intelligence Agency official was the "main designer" of the protests that have shaken the country over the past week. The Iranian governments accusations may fall flat when considering President Trump's unpopularity among the Iranian people following his now infamous travel ban which bars Iranians from travel to the US.

by | January 05, 2018 | 21:24

In a letter to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and FBI Director Chris Wray, Grassley and Graham wrote: "Attached please find a classified memorandum related to certain communications between Christopher Steele and multiple USA news outlets regarding the so-called "Trump dossier" that Mr.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:44

Federal authorities are actively investigating allegations of corruption related to the Clinton Foundation, the charity of Bill and Hillary Clinton , according to a United States official briefed on the matter. The officials, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, said the interview was "extremely professional and unquestionably thorough". Word of the ongoing foundation probe came shortly after Rep.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:50

Fire and Fury: Inside The Trump White House by journalist Michael Wolff went on sale at midnight in at least one Washington, D.C., bookstore (and reportedly sold out in less than 20 minutes ). US President Donald Trump's attorney has sent a cease and desist letter to former White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon demanding him to refrain from making "disparaging" comments against him and his family.

by | January 05, 2018 | 21:24

During the 19-day Monsoon Session, which concluded on 11 August, 2017, both Houses had passed only nine out of the 25 bills on a range of subjects. Congress has told the Law minister that it will support the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage ) Bill if the government is willing to financially support Muslim women whose husbands will be sent to jail for pronouncing instant triple talaq , reported The Indian Express quoting sources.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:47

DeSantis filed his paperwork Friday and will make a formal announcement later this month. DeSantis, a Republican who represents the 6th District covering all of Volusia and Flagler plus parts of St. Last week, DeSantis rolled out a pair of financial teams - state and national - that included Las Vegas casino mogul Sheldon Adelson , Republican mega-donor Rebekah Mercer and Home Depot co-founder Bernie Marcus.

by | January 05, 2018 | 21:04

People of all languages have been living in harmony in Assam for ages", Assam BJP president Ranjit Das told reporters. He also appealed to "my 27 lakh BJP workers to keep a strict vigil so that the Trinamool Congress activists can not create trouble in Assam".

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:44

It says: "Never surrender to them". "Bomb their courts and their security locations, for these are the pillars of tyranny that prop up its throne". The video began with a clip of that announcement from the White House. The US is also withholding millions in financial assistance to the Pakistani government, saying Islamabad has given Washington "nothing but lies and deceit" over the years - accusing the country of being a "safe haven for terrorists".

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:36

Wilson's train had been traveling from Sacramento, Calif., to St. Louis, Mo., with almost 200 passengers on board. Authorities believe he was headed home to Missouri. He told investigators Wilson "expressed an interest in "killing black people" and others besides whites, especially during the protests in St. Louis", the affidavit said.

by | January 05, 2018 | 17:36

The company stated that the closures are a result of its continued assessment of productivity. "A$3 s previously announced, we will continue to close some unprofitable stores as we transform our business model so that our physical store footprint and our digital capabilities match the needs and preferences of our members", Sears Holdings said in a statement Thursday.

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:08

Passenger Matt Gough tweeted that four people were searching the plane for the extra passenger. USA airlines are proactively canceling thousands of Thursday flights and offering travel waivers as they prepare for a winter storm that's expected to batter the Northeast region and disrupt flights throughout the day.

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:06

The two girls, unharmed, were inside the vehicle. The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Texas said in a news release Thursday that Miles had been charged with kidnapping. The FBI special agent affidavit unsealed Thursday says he texted his mother using one of the daughter's cellphones to say he had "came home to something bad" and he had left with the kids.

by | January 05, 2018 | 17:12

Other suburban services are being run amid intermittent protests at Elphinstone Rd, Goregaon , Dadar , Malad . Similar attempts were made to halt traffic at the busy Teen Haath Naka junction, but heavy police presence ensured motorists were able to cross the junction without any hinderance.

by | January 05, 2018 | 17:57

Last week, Nunes blasted Rosenstein in a letter calling on the DOJ and FBI "to investigate themselves" for ignoring subpoenas for dossier-related documents and witnesses. Per Speaker Ryan spox, "Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein and FBI Director Wray asked to meet with the speaker and we accommodated the request". In the meeting with Rosenstein and Wray, Politico reported , Ryan suggested that the department release the full trove of requested documents.

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:56

As in, Facebook buried your amusing video, Thomas, because you didn't pay for it to be prominently displayed. The report said school children fixate on "likes" and some had developed techniques they felt would give them more positive responses.

by | January 05, 2018 | 17:36

State television broadcast live pictures of rallies in the southwestern cities of Kermanshah and Ilam and in the northern city of Gorgan, where marchers waved Iranian flags and pictures of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei . The United Nations' high commissioner for human rights, meanwhile, called on Iran to investigate all deaths in the protests and act "with great care so as not to further inflame violence and unrest".