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by | January 23, 2018 | 05:46

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Monday that Republicans who don't know what kind of funding bill President Donald Trump would be willing to sign simply aren't paying attention. In fairness, there has been more than a little ambiguity in the White House position on DACA, but that has nothing to do with this government shutdown .

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:19

Bannon expected to appear before House Intel panel Bannon to appear before House committee for Russian Federation probe: report MORE heard the news, just as he was about to attend a meeting where four options on the decision were to be considered, he said, "Oh my God he just tweeted this", according to the Kurtz book.

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:03

More than 100,000 people filled the park and marched through downtown Denver streets past year on what authorities say could have been the largest single-day demonstration in USA history, with as many as 4 million taking part at more than 650 events.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:12

Dr Rouhani also stressed that all ethnic groups in the region, including the Iraqi Kurds, should enjoy their legitimate rights under the constitution and territorial integrity of these countries. Shamkhani said Tehran hoped to "contribute to the success" of the dialogue that has opened between Baghdad and Arbil. A statement issued by the Iraqi Prime Minister's office said on Saturday that both sides discussed the latest political and security developments, in addition to solving problems ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:56

Republicans and Democrats took to Twitter to advocate for why the other party is responsible for the three-day government shutdown that began on Saturday and left some federal sites closed and workers furloughed. Other hashtags that have been pushed by Russian bots include #Syria, #Maga, #Ukraine, #Turkey, #Obamagate, #WomansMarch2018 and #Russia. Republicans argue it is Senate Democrats who are to blame because they blocked a House GOP bill that would have kept the government open for ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:37

According to the Kentucky Housing Corporation, results of the K-Count demonstrate the need for resources for housing and services for homeless people in each community. The next target? Teens and young adults. "They use those numbers to come up with goals as far as ending homelessness". By her count, Walker says there are 22 homeless youth in Rockford and she hopes to knock that down to zero by December.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:28

The White House argues Democrats "caved" after Trump refused to negotiate with them on immigration policy until the government reopened. Senate Democrats had hinged their support for any spending bill on DACA's renewal. The Senate and House voted Monday to advance a temporary spending plan to reopen the government, despite the ongoing stalemate over protecting young immigrants from deportation.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:32

USA authorities on Monday (Jan 22) charged six accountants, including former partners from "big four" global auditor KPMG, with using stolen information to cheat on inspections for corporate audits. When KPMG supervisors learned about Sweet's information, he was encouraged to share it, according to regulators. Participants in the scheme were allegedly told by Middendorf and Whittle to keep mum about the purloined information.

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:49

SUNDAY: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. The wind also will change today . Wind up to 60 miles per hour and hail up to one inch are possible, according to the NWS. Friday may be accompanied by high wind potential. Thursday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:01

Sports books around Las Vegas opened the Patriots around a 6-point favorite Sunday to win their second straight Super Bowl. Philadelphia is making its third Super Bowl appearance overall (XV and XXXIX) and seeking its first win in the big game.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:07

In North Carolina, a man who once won a police-sponsored donut eating contest was arrested after being accused of breaking into a donut shop. In 2014, he won the doughnut eating contest by eating eight glazed doughnuts in two minutes. Despite gaining popularity from the competition, Hardison paid the price when he was arrested the following day as the felon who broke into a supermarket and mall in 2013, reported WKTR.

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:57

I'll call the owners; I'll call my agent. Could Kidd's firing light a fire under him up to play even better than he has? Kidd says he told Antetokounmpo that " I had a feeling that was gonna take place ". "We thank him for all of his contributions and wish him the best". In an Eastern Conference that isn't that good after several All-Stars moved out West, the Bucks haven't made any headway into being a contender.

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:03

The senate voted 80-18 to pass the bill, which will have to be cleared by the House of Representatives before it goes for President Donald Trump's signature for his assent. "It would be my intention to take up legislation here in the Senate that would address DACA , border security , and related issues as well as disaster relief, defense funding, health care, and other important matters", McConnell said.

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:43

Video of the incident sparked outrage among parents, students and members of the community who planned to rally outside the campus Monday morning. A La Mesa police officer is under investigation after he was filmed body-slamming a 17-year-old student onto the cement at a local charter school in San Diego, KTLA is reporting.

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:16

The 29-year-old had been on life support since the vehicle crash on Boxing Day in New South Wales, which claimed the life of her mum Vivian, 60, her dad Lars, and her 21-year-old sister Annabelle who died in hospital. Jessica Falkholt died in Sydney's St George Hospital on Wednesday morning, six days after her life support was switched off . Her cousin Cathy Randazzo said Jessica was "vibrant, well mannered and kind-natured with a positive attitude to life".

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:13

The countries falling under this order are Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and United Arab Emirates. The TSA said most of the requirements were already being voluntarily applied by airlines around the world. A Royal Jordanian spokeswoman said the airline had "received this new amendment from TSA to be implemented on air cargo shipments, and we were given one month period to apply the new amendment".

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:20

Most Democratic lawmakers had initially opposed the funding bill, demanding that the Senate also approve protections for young undocumented immigrants known as "Dreamers". Democratic minority leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) thanked Republican Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Republicans and Democrats who had worked toward compromise.

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:03

Navy's newest warship, the USS Little Rock (LCS-9), was expected to be well on its way to its new home port in sunny Jacksonville, Florida, at this point, but it became trapped in ice in Montreal and it may not budge until spring. The 389-foot-long vessel eventually left Buffalo on December 20. and arrived in Montreal on December 27, where it was supposed to stop briefly overnight before sailing onto Nova Scotia - yet plans for Little Rock were undermined by unforgiving cold and ice.

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:45

For the first time, they see signs Trump's team might bend on its most hard-line positions, including higher thresholds for USA content and tighter tracing of where parts originate. The caveat: Trump's negotiators are proposing that half of auto parts sourced from North America come specifically from the United States. Trump, however, has argued that most of the benefits have gone to Mexico and Canada.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:41

That statement , nearly certainly negotiated between McConnell and other senators, could be key to shifting the positions of lawmakers who voted against the four-week spending bill on Friday. In statement on the Senate vote , Casey blasted Republicans as having "have failed to address the nation's challenges on behalf of the middle class".

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:25

Bristol City know they must win this game in order to advance so it will be interesting to see how they approach the fixture. The Championship side trail by one goal after Sergio Agüero's injury-time victor two weeks ago - but Johnson is adamant his players will not relinquish their plan to attack from the outset.

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:06

We got the clears when we needed them. "If we do everything right, we can beat every team here". Everyone talks about L.A. but (the Sharks are) just an hour flight away, too. Tomas Hertl's power-play goal early in the third period lifted the Sharks past the Penguins. The six-foot-one, 185-pound native of Brookfield, Wisconsin, signed with San Jose as a free agent on April 8, 2013.

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:38

The 30-second ad blames Democrats for endorsing these acts of "pure evil" by refusing to allow President Donald Trump to build a wall on the U.S. -Mexico border. He added that a campaign is "already set up and established" and on Saturday, Trump debuted an ad targeted at Democrats. The explosive new ad comes amid a government shutdown led by Senate Democrats holding the government hostage until Congress grants amnesty to illegal immigrants who came here as children.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:49

During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $1.55 earnings per share. Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE: HOG ) has risen 20.11% since January 21, 2017 and is uptrending. LEVATICH MATTHEW S also sold $940,387 worth of Harley-Davidson, Inc. According to the Analysts, the Low Earnings estimate for the current quarter is $1.1, while the High earnings estimate is $1.44.Comparatively, EPS for the same quarter a year ago was $0.

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:34

The freeway was closed for nearly two weeks while crews worked to clear mud and debris from the lanes. Devastating mudslides led to the deaths of at least 21 people . The reopening of the busy north-south coastal highway followed what the state transportation agency Caltrans called a 'Herculean effort, and was expected to ease hours-long detours and traffic chaos that bedevilled commuters.

by | January 23, 2018 | 03:57

Judge C. Creed McGinley said he was grateful the plea will spare Bobo's family from the ordeal of another trial. Bobo was 20 years old when she disappeared from her home in Parsons in April 2011. The Holly Bobo case has drawn out for some time now. Autry testified against Zach Adams and had previously reached a plea deal in the case, according to WKRN .

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:44

Kumar led the human chain at the Gandhi Maidan in the presence of Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, Assembly Speaker Vijay Kumar Chowdhary, other NDA leaders, and thousands of supporters of the cause. Only one leader from the parties - Congress MLC Ram Chandra Bharti - attended the event, making Nitish's former partners in the Grand Alliance conspicuous by their absence.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:39

New alerts are being issued as a winter storm rolls through the state of Nebraska. The Omaha metro remains under a Winter Storm Warning until 6, while areas to the south and east of Lincoln are under a Winter Weather Advisory also until 6. Some areas could see 5 inches. The city of Lincoln declared a Snow Emergency, effective at 6 p.m. Under a snow emergency, no vehicles are allowed to park along snow routes in the city.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:30

Officials found Fentanyl, oxycodone, temazepam (generic Restoril, a sleep aid), alprazolam (generic Xanax) and citalopram (generic Celexa for depression). The announcement goes on to explain various health issues Petty was facing in his last years, including " emphysema , knee problems and most significantly a fractured hip".

by | January 23, 2018 | 03:17

Kilroy Realty Corporation (NYSE:KRC) has risen 21.14% since January 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 30.14% the S&P500. The firm owned $17.5 million shares of the company's stock after selling 144224 shares during the period.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:52

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Bank of America Corporation and for the current quarter 24 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.58/share. RBC Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $2600 target. The firm has "Underperform" rating given on Thursday, January 14 by Credit Agricole. The company was maintained on Friday, October 20 by Jefferies.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:52

Cowen & Co maintained Halliburton Company (NYSE: HAL ) rating on Friday, October 6. The business had revenue of $5.94 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.63 billion. The company P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 219.96 and Forward P/E ratio is 24.44. The Relative Volume of the company is 1.22 and Average Volume (3 months) is 8.47 million.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:53

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said ahead of the vote that he had reached a deal with Republican leaders and that Democrats would vote in favor of the bill. "I am pleased that Democrats in Congress have come to their senses and are now willing to fund our great military, border patrol, first responders and insurance for vulnerable children", Trump said in a statement that was read from the briefing room podium by his press secretary Sarah Sanders.

by | January 23, 2018 | 03:21

Democrats feel "very, very strongly about the issues" said Sen. McConnell says Democrats caved because they realized holding out for a DACA deal tied to the funding deal was not wise politically. Hundreds of thousands of U.S. federal employees were forced to stay home without pay Monday after lawmakers failed to reach an agreement on ending a government shutdown before the start of the work week.

by | January 23, 2018 | 03:13

The undefeated and third ranked Bulldogs improve to 20-0 on the season and 6-0 in the SEC with a 71-52 win at Thompson-Boling Arena on We Back Pat night. Tennessee shot only 35.8 on 19 of 53 and didn't make a single 3-pointer on eight attempts. "To establish what we wanted to do early was great". "It was about being ready to play, and I thought we were".