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by | January 12, 2018 | 05:04

According to The Post , Trump said during a private meeting with lawmakers Thursday in the Oval Office , "Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?" As for Africa, he asked why more people from "shithole countries" should be allowed into the US, the sources said.

by | January 12, 2018 | 00:42

The comments give hope to European leaders pushing for the United States to resign and is likely to trigger a renewed diplomatic lobbying drive. "We need the wall for stopping the drugs from coming in", Trump said when asked if he would sign a bill that didn't include funding for the wall.

by | January 12, 2018 | 01:53

It also says that almost stg£50bn (€56.4bn) worth of UK-wide investment could be lost by 2030. Sadiq announced last month that that he had commissioned the independent analysis from Cambridge Econometrics , just days after Brexit secretary David Davis admitted that the Government had not produced detailed economic impact assessments as previously claimed.

by | January 12, 2018 | 02:17

This is significantly lower than the NHS goal standard of 92% and compares to 90.5% at the end of November 2016. NHS official statistics show more than two million people attended NHS England hospital emergency departments last month. The letter from doctors in England and Wales sets out some of the impact of this pressure. NHS Forth Valley may have the been the poorest performing board in the country, however NHS boards in Scotland as a whole recorded the worst performance against the ...

by | January 12, 2018 | 01:27

Kim Jong Un has certainly won this round", Putin said , according to Russian state news outlet RT. "He has completed his strategic task: he has a nuclear weapon, he has missiles of global reach - up to 13,000km which can reach nearly any point of the globe".

by | January 11, 2018 | 23:53

Some 2.65 million people are living in north-western Syria, including 1.16 million internally displaced people (IDPs), according to the UN. The main rebel force in Idlib is Tahrir al-Sham, spearheaded by the former al-Qaeda affiliate in Syria previously called Nusra Front.

by | January 11, 2018 | 22:45

In his first public speech after taking over as the ambassador in November, Juster talked about robust Indo-US partnership in key areas of defence and counter-terrorism and pitched for enhanced trade ties while describing India as a "net provider" of security in the Indo-Pacific region.

by | January 11, 2018 | 23:31

The meeting between Pakistan's NSA retired Lt Gen Nasser Khan Janjua and Ajit Doval reportedly took place on December 27 in Thailand. The meeting between the two NSAs took place in Thailand almost three weeks ago. In fact, the two NSAs spoke shortly after the Pathankot attack in January 2016. To save Jadhav, India moved the International Court of Justice, which ordered Pakistan in May to stay his execution.

by | January 11, 2018 | 22:55

If the ECJ does rule in the couple's favour it would pave the way for legal recognition of same-sex marriages to be expanded across Europe. The ECJ's advocate general, Melchior Wathelet , said in an official legal opinion there had been "evolution" in the societies of EU countries, and the idea that "the term marriage means a union between two persons of the opposite sex can no longer be followed".

by | January 11, 2018 | 22:30

The Abbeville City Marshal officer who sparked national outrage for arresting a Vermilion Parish school teacher Monday night after publicly cr... It was a huge deal that you not only messaged me, you wore black in support of me, you shared things on social media, you got vocal and that is the most important thing.

by | January 11, 2018 | 23:28

The former Ukip leader said on Thursday morning that his "mind is actually changing" on the question of whether another vote should happen. He said that pro-Europeans such as former prime minister Tony Blair "will never ever ever give up".

by | January 11, 2018 | 22:28

In the first attack of its kind, Moscow said on Monday militants had used drones to attack its naval and air bases in the nearby provinces of Tartus and Latakia. But now they might bomb more after these false accusations". Ankara has supported the anti-Assad opposition throughout the nearly seven-year Syrian civil war while Russian Federation and Iran have backed President Bashar al-Assad.

by | January 11, 2018 | 21:49

Akayed Ullah is pictured in a 2011 driver's license. Akayed Ullah was indicted by a jury in the Southern District of NY on six counts, including attempting to provide support to the Islamic State and attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction, the office said .

by | January 11, 2018 | 22:15

While Cuomo tried his damnedest to keep Conway focused on the subject of Mueller's investigation and collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation, she naturally managed to steer things off course. And Conway's original remark came after she said, "we beat [Clinton] fairly and squarely in this country through this democratic elected process". Hey @ ChrisCuomo - when we are forced to think/talk about hrc it's because you and your colleagues can't let go of an election she/you ...

by | January 11, 2018 | 22:03

The Pacific Air Forces said about 200 airmen have headed to the Anderson Air Force in strategically important Guam as part of its rotation policy. Both the bombers and personnel were originally from the Whiteman Air Force Base in Missouri.

by | January 11, 2018 | 23:06

The remarks were in response to a claim from Japan that a Chinese vessel had entered the waters of the contiguous zone outside the territorial waters of the Diaoyu Islands . Vice Foreign Minister Shinsuke Sugiyama summoned Chinese Ambassador Cheng Yonghua to lodge a protest on Thursday. Japan's actions can in no way change this objective reality.

by | January 11, 2018 | 22:14

Meunier said he was concerned for his life — and for his 7-year-old daughter, who was asleep at the time of the attack. "I tried to run and wasnt fast enough". "It wasn't until I got back inside that I looked down on my hand and saw blood all over", said Meunier. "He was right there", Meunier told WINK News .

by | January 11, 2018 | 22:02

The suspect immediately denies that there is anything illegal in the auto, and gives the officers permission to search the vehicle. The five-minute video demonstrates a patrolman advise the driver to advance out of the auto, asking, "You ain't got anything insane on you, isn't that right?" and "Why were you driving so dang-gummed quick, man?" Authorities said a gun and a small bag containing marijuana was found on one of the occupants - 17-year-old Charles Smith Jr.

by | January 11, 2018 | 22:17

States wouldn't be able to request work requirements for disabled people and children under the new guidance; however, a number of nonpartisan health care think tanks point out that many Americans who rely on Medicaid can not work because they are the primary care providers for much sicker family members or live with other socioeconomic realities that make finding work more hard.

by | January 11, 2018 | 21:34

On Wednesday, Hoekstra dug himself into an even deeper hole at a Dutch press conference marking the beginning of his ambassadorship, when reporters asked again for him to clarify: "Are politicians being burned in the Netherlands?" Hoekstra said there is "chaos in the Netherlands, there are cars being burned, there are politicians that are being burned".

by | January 11, 2018 | 19:00

BERLIN-Chancellor Angela Merkel expressed confidence Thursday that her conservative Union bloc would be able to find enough common ground with the centre-left Social Democrats to move toward formal coalition talks. The leader of the Jusos youth branch of the SPD told broadcaster ARD that a deal between the coalition negotiators to drop plans to lower carbon dioxide emissions by 40 percent from 1990 levels by 2020 "was not a good start to these talks".

by | January 11, 2018 | 20:09

Forty percent say Trump has more to do with it. And it doesn't stop there:In an open-ended question, allowing any answer, 69 voters (not percent) describe Trump's first year in office as a "disaster", followed by 62 voters who say "chaotic", 44 voters who say "successful", 28 voters who say "horrible", 27 voters who say "great", 26 who say "good", 24 who say "terrible", 24 who say "embarrassing" and 23 who say "interesting".

by | January 11, 2018 | 18:52

There was a time in the 1960s when Pakistan was referred to as America's "most allied ally" because of its membership in several multilateral defense organizations, such as SEATO and CENTO, led by the United States . to Pakistan and reaffirmed Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif's statement signalling that the alliance between Pakistan and the USA was over. "The Trump administration has publicly stated that it sees the conflict ending only through a negotiated solution".

by | January 11, 2018 | 19:32

Authorities have not yet said who they have arrested, nor which stores they audited. After the inspections, officials planned to look at whether the cases warrant administrative action or criminal investigations, Benner said. "This whole week has put an emphasis on how the Trump administration wants to continue exercising their xenophobic views", says Maru Mora Villalpando, an organizer with Northwest Detention Center Resistance.

by | January 11, 2018 | 19:50

Welcoming the participants, the Foreign Minister stated that the briefing had been arranged to inform the diplomatic corps about the massive counter-terrorism efforts that Pakistan had undertaken in the last 16 years, more so the developments in the last 4 years.

by | January 11, 2018 | 18:20

An ethnic Rakhine Buddhist mob dug a grave before setting upon the Rohingya with knives and farm tools, according to the military's report. James Gomez, Amnesty International's Regional Director for Southeast Asia and the Pacific, said in a statement released Wednesday that the organisation documented "overwhelming evidence" in villages across the area that the "military has murdered and raped Rohingya, and burned their villages to the ground".

by | January 11, 2018 | 19:00

An overseas tourist has died while hiking the popular Larapinta Trail, west of Alice Springs . A 33-year-old US tourist has been found dead on a popular hiking trail in Australia's Northern Territory (NT). They were separated upon their descent in the Northern Territory. Police heard a 40 year old man was walking with the tourist before the 33 year old made a wrong turn on their way back.

by | January 11, 2018 | 15:43

Members of the group wore white to Trump's first address to a joint session of Congress last February to commemorate female suffrage and rebuke Trump's treatment of women. The White House has maintained that the women are lying. News was first to report Rep. Jackie Speier , D-Calif., was calling for lawmakers on both sides of the aisle to dress in black.

by | January 11, 2018 | 15:59

Answering questions about his willingness to testify under oath, he used the word "collusion" 13 times, including seven references to "no collusion" and one "nobody's found collusion". "The fact that Sneaky Dianne Feinstein, who has on numerous occasions stated that collusion between Trump/Russia has not been found, would release testimony in such an underhanded and possibly illegal way, totally without authorization, is a disgrace".

by | January 11, 2018 | 17:16

Mr Chambers said the koala may have been struck by a auto. Beatty confirmed the RSPCA had taken custody of the body, which would be taken to the organisation's animal care campus at Wacol for an autopsy to be performed, hopefully on Thursday afternoon.

by | January 11, 2018 | 13:12

Fusion GPS commended Ms Feinstein for releasing the transcript, and said Mr Simpson's "lengthy responses to the Senate Judiciary Committee's questioning speaks for itself". During Simpson's interview, Levy interjected to prevent his client from answering questions about dossier sources by claiming that at least one person has been murdered because of publication of the dossier.

by | January 11, 2018 | 13:46

A woman who was found dead at Gwinnett Place Mall days before Christmas has been identified as a 19-year-old from Lawrenceville, police say. A missing woman was found dead in a Georgia mall where she had been decomposing for about two weeks, authorities said.

by | January 11, 2018 | 10:22

Sleet, freezing rain and snow will impact the morning commute. Arctic air sticks around through the weekend and we'll be below freezing from Thursday afternoon through next Tuesday. Thursday's high of 51 degrees will occur during the morning hours as temps drop below freezing through the day, which will allow any rain to transition to a wintry mix into the afternoon hours.

by | January 11, 2018 | 10:39

Cristiano Ronaldo is expected to be rested for the gameWhat is the team news? "I don't see him playing anywhere else". Real Madrid reached the Copa del Rey quarter-finals but drew the second leg against lower league opposition for the second round in a row.

by | January 11, 2018 | 11:02

He was a staunch supporter of President Donald Trump during the campaign, and was pardoned by the President in August . "At 85, why do you want to do this?" Cuomo pressed Arpaio again on the topic: "So you believe that President Obama's birth certificate is a phony?" Arpaio seems to be latching onto the conspiracy that propelled President Donald Trump into national politics in 2011 a day after he announced he was running for the Senate seat now occupied by Sen.