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GOP Rep. Buck 'Open' to Stopgap Bill, Expects Deal Averting Government Shutdown

GOP Rep. Buck 'Open' to Stopgap Bill, Expects Deal Averting Government Shutdown

Controversy over his comments continued through the holiday weekend with two Republicans, and department of homeland security chief Kirstjen Nielsen , who attended the White House meeting, insistin...

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Cyrille Regis, ex-West Brom and Coventry striker, dies aged 59

Cyrille Regis, ex-West Brom and Coventry striker, dies aged 59

John Sillett, who managed Coventry to the FA Cup in 1987 with Regis in the side, spoke warmly of him. Regis became only the third black England global when he made his debut for the team in 1982. Te...

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Trump accuses Democrat of undermining trust on immigration

Trump accuses Democrat of undermining trust on immigration

Trump also expressed a preference for immigrants from countries like Norway, which is overwhelmingly white. "When Dick Durbin called me I had tears of rage when I heard about this experience in this...

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Trump Throws CNN's Jim Acosta Out of Oval Office

Trump Throws CNN's Jim Acosta Out of Oval Office

Within days of moving into the Oval Office, Trump signed an executive order banning people from seven predominately Muslim countries from traveling to the United States. "Or do you want people from ot...

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Kazakh President arrives in U.S. on official visit

Kazakh President arrives in U.S. on official visit

It should also be noted that Kazakhstan has expressed its support of America's efforts in its fight against terrorism, and the two Presidents understand the importance of working together to resolve...

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Dayton Proposes $1.5 Billion Bonding Bill, Repubs Say Too Large

Dayton Proposes $1.5 Billion Bonding Bill, Repubs Say Too Large

Years of underinvestment have shortchanged our economy, our higher education institutions, and the vitality of our communities. That dollar figure is nearly double the $800 million the administratio...

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Africa Summons US Diplomat Over Trump's Reported Vulgar Remarks

President Donald Trump has said that the programme protecting immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally as children is " probably dead " as he blamed Democrats for hindering talks over a potenti...

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Bayeux Tapestry 'going on display in UK' for first time

Bayeux Tapestry 'going on display in UK' for first time

French president Emmanuel Macron will reportedly make the announcement on his visit to Sandhurst, in Berkshire on Thursday (18 January), the Times reported . What is the Bayeux Tapestry? While t...

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Carillion collapse costs staff, suppliers

Carillion collapse costs staff, suppliers

The demise of the 200-year-old business poses a headache for Theresa May's government which had employed Carillion to work on 450 projects including the building and maintenance of hospitals...

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Pakistan welcomes talks between North and South Korea

The Vancouver meeting, co-hosted by Canada and the United States , comes amid signs that tensions on the peninsula have eased, at least temporarily. Moscow and Beijing , however, are not invited, ...

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Interstate 65 in Hart County blocked by multi-vehicle crash

Interstate 65 in Hart County blocked by multi-vehicle crash

According to KSP, multiple people have been taken to both Caverna and Hardin Memorial Hospitals for their injuries. The investigation is ongoing and being conducted by Commercial Vehicle Enforcement...

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Britain will fast-track investigation into Carillion directors

Britain will fast-track investigation into Carillion directors

The UK government on Tuesday ordered a fast-track investigation into directors at the failed construction company Carillion. Federation of Small Businesses national chairman Mike Cherry said it was ...

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Shutdown chances grow as 'dreamer' deal remains elusive

Shutdown chances grow as 'dreamer' deal remains elusive

Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell echoed Obama's antishutdown arguments from 2013 in a Senate floor speech Tuesday. Durbin intends to introduce the bipartisan agreement as legislation on Wed...

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Floor collapses in Jakarta Stock Exchange tower, injuring dozens

Floor collapses in Jakarta Stock Exchange tower, injuring dozens

A cascade of glass, metal and other material crashed onto the ground floor when part of the mezzanine level gave way. The incident took place in one of the two buildings of the complex. Some employees...

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Hot Tickers: Hess Corporation (HES), AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AVEO)

Hot Tickers: Hess Corporation (HES), AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AVEO)

It also increased its holding in Sysco Corp (NYSE:SYY) by 72,123 shares in the quarter, for a total of 79,310 shares, and has risen its stake in Ishares Tr (AGG). Therefore 41% are positive. U.S. Banc...

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Snow warning for part of West Sussex

But other parts of Scotland have been blanketed in snow as forecasters warn of plunging temperatures and possible disruption. "There is a chance of power cuts, while services such as mobile phone co...

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Semi hits school, 2 students injured

Semi hits school, 2 students injured

According to Minnesota State Patrol, a vehicle traveling southbound on Highway 218 was making a left turn when the semi, also traveling southbound, was unable to stop in time. The 52-year-old semi-tru...

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Mulgrew reacts to Gov. Cuomo's budget proposal

Mulgrew reacts to Gov. Cuomo's budget proposal

Cuomo's speech included his trademark granular details and accompanying slideshow presentation. Cuomo briefly stopped his speech Tuesday as Barron shouted before urging the assemblyman to listen to ...

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Trump's "shithole countries" remark has increased the odds of a government shutdown

Booker says the words attributed to Trump cast a shadow over millions of Americans from those countries. Many Democrats in Congress have insisted that immigration be a component of the temporary s...

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NWS: 4 counties under storm warning

NWS: 4 counties under storm warning

The valley will see closer to 4-6 inches of snow with this storm. The advisories will go into effect on Tuesday . Photos showing almost empty shelves in Alabama have made their way across social ...

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Immigration deal distant as leaders try to avert shutdown

Immigration deal distant as leaders try to avert shutdown

House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., unveiled the plan at a Tuesday evening GOP meeting. "I had to whip very vigorously before Christmas", Meadows said. African American leaders expressed deep concern a...

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China to tackle pollution with world's biggest air purifier

China to tackle pollution with world's biggest air purifier

For him, the biggest achievement was that when the pollution levels were "critical" in the city, the tower brought down the level to a "moderate" stage. Cao, however, said their tower in Xian required...

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Trump comments about immigrants valid

I ask you: Is this the kind of message that we should be sending to our kids? "I stand behind every word that I said". "I'm the least racist person you will ever interview, that I can tell you", Mr Tr...

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British police: O'Riordan's death not suspicious

British police: O'Riordan's death not suspicious

And the unified message they sent was that Dolores was Limerick and she had done the city proud. "All through the years she never changed". Catherine Sexton described O'Riordan as "a real limeri...

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Ant-Man and the Wasp image reveals full costumes

Ant-Man and the Wasp image reveals full costumes

Interestingly enough, its last film will be none other than Ant-Man and the Wasp, the sequel to the successful 2015 film, Ant-Man. This will be the first time audiences see Hope Van Dyne take up the...

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Rep. Mia Love has 'substantive and productive' meeting with Pres

Rep. Mia Love has 'substantive and productive' meeting with Pres

On Friday , he denied using that language and specifically denied making derogatory comments about Haiti, and went so far as to flatly say over the weekend that he is "not a racist ". Lindsey Gr...

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State attorney general urges Congress to allow cannabis banking

State attorney general urges Congress to allow cannabis banking

This article was released by the California Attorney General's Office . Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman and 18 other attorneys general from across the country sent a letter to congressi...

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RBC Capital Markets Reaffirms Hold Rating for Enable Midstream Partners, LP (ENBL)

Adobe Systems Inc now has $95.73 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.29% or $0.39 during the last trading session, reaching $136.19. About 278,642 shares traded. (NYSE:MMP). Enable's assets inclu...

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GOP senator insists Trump didn't use vulgar term

GOP senator insists Trump didn't use vulgar term

Trump didn't know who the Dreamers were. On Friday he made the jaw-droppingly idiotic assertion that President Trump's use of the expression " chain migration " in the meeting the day before was someh...

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Saudi Arabia shoots down Yemeni missile

Also last week, the Houthis threatened to cut off the Red Sea shipping line if the Saudi-led coalition forces keep advancing toward the Yemeni port city of Hodeidah, according to the Houthi-controlled...

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Trump says programme to protect 'Dreamers' is 'probably dead'

Trump says programme to protect 'Dreamers' is 'probably dead'

According to the report , "White House officials say Kelly is determined to secure a deal on dreamers and border security and has told Trump that the southwestern border is worse than it was a few...

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Titans part ways with former Jags HC Mike Mularkey

Titans part ways with former Jags HC Mike Mularkey

Tennessee rallied from an 18-point deficit to beat the Kansas City Chiefs 22-21 in the opening game of the playoffs on January 6 as former Alabama standout Derrick Henry ran for 156 yards. Agains...

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Orange Passports for India's Migrant Workers Create 'Second Class Citizens'

Orange Passports for India's Migrant Workers Create 'Second Class Citizens'

The colour of the passport will now depend on the emigration check requirement status. In a Facebook post, the Chief Minister said the passport reform would divide Indian citizens into two classes...

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Sri Lanka reimposes women alcohol ban days after it was lifted

Sri Lanka reimposes women alcohol ban days after it was lifted

The reversal comes after a finance ministry official told AFP Samaraweera had revoked the 39-year-old law in an effort to strike sexist bills from the statute books. The originally imposed 1979 ban ...

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"AU council decries Trump's 's***hole" remarks

Trump's tweeted on Friday denying that he made the offensive statement but DIRCO rejected this as Trump referred to Haiti and did not address the entirety of the statement attributed to him. Other g...

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African ambassadors to United Nations call Trump's remark

African ambassadors to United Nations call Trump's remark "outrageous, racist"

Marc Morial, the president and CEO of the National Urban League, said Trump's crude statement regarding immigration from Haiti and African nations is appalling for its lack of compassion, and stunning...

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Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong sentenced to three months in jail

Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong sentenced to three months in jail

Wong had chosen not to fight the contempt of court charge that was laid against him after he refused to obey a court injunction order and leave a protest site. Dozens of supporters gathered outside th...

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PM Modi, Benjamin Netanyahu to hold roadshow in Ahmedabad

PM Modi, Benjamin Netanyahu to hold roadshow in Ahmedabad

Apart from a road show and a visit to the Sabarmati Ashram , the two leaders will also visit the iCreate campus on the outskirts of Ahmedabad and the Centre of Agricultural Excellence in Vadrad. Fr...

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'Indefensible': Haitian-American Rep. on Trump's Remarks

Trump said referring to the meeting inside the Oval Office. Trump's first wife, Ivana Trump, told Good Morning Britain that the president was not racist . Durbin has said repeatedly. Sen. ...

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Veteran Sues After Scalpel Found Inside His Body 4 Years After Surgery

Veteran Sues After Scalpel Found Inside His Body 4 Years After Surgery

Turner required surgery to remove the scalpel, and last week filed suit against the Veterans Administration. The attorney went on to call the alleged snafu "an incomprehensible level of incompetence",...

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