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City offices closing for MLK Day

City offices closing for MLK Day Trash and recycling normally collected on Monday, Jan. 15, will be collected on Tuesday, Jan. 16. The annual MLK National Holiday Celebration includes five free, family-friendly events created to promote inclusiveness in Mecklenburg County. [Full Article...]

Conservative Party announce WRONG person as new party chairman

All the indications are that May is not strong enough to move the most senior cabinet ministers - Boris Johnson (foreign), Philip Hammond (chancellor), Amber Rudd (home) and David Davies ( Brexit ) - even if she wanted to in case they make trouble for her from the back benches. [Full Article...]

How Donald Trump spends his three hours of "executive time" every morning

How Donald Trump spends his three hours of This is to allow for what the White House is calling "Executive Time", which is code for spending time in the residence, watching TV news and tweeting. on shorter days and around 6 p.m. on longer days - Trump usually goes back to the residence and watches TV, makes phone calls, and goes on Twitter . [Full Article...]

Egypt sets presidential election date day after Sisi rival bows out

Egypt sets presidential election date day after Sisi rival bows out Elections in Egypt will be held between March 26 and 28. The official list of candidates is set to be announced on 23 February, 2018. Should there be a need for a re-election, the vote for expatriates will take place between April 19 and 21 and voters in the country between April 24 and 26. [Full Article...]

US Ambassador Haley: N. Korea's Nuclear Threat Remains 'Very Dangerous'

On Sunday, Nikki Haley, the USA ambassador to the United Nations said President Trump's nuclear button tweet was meant to keep Kim "on his toes" by warning that the US has superior nuclear capabilities and would respond to an attack with overwhelming force. [Full Article...]

United States bill for weather disasters over 2017 hits record high

United States bill for weather disasters over 2017 hits record high Across the United States, 362 people were killed due to extreme weather disasters past year, the report said. That number shatters the previous record of $215 billion set in 2005. Average annual temperatures for the contiguous United States were 54.6 degrees Fahrenheit (12.6 degrees Celsius), 2.6 degrees Fahrenheit above the 20th century average and the third warmest since recordkeeping began in 1... [Full Article...]

Turkish TV airs Egypt intelligence tapes on Jerusalem

Turkish TV airs Egypt intelligence tapes on Jerusalem However, "like all our Arab brothers", Egypt would condemn the decision in public, Kholi told the TV hosts. Cairo voiced anger on Sunday over a New York Times article that said the paper had obtained recordings of an Egyptian intelligence officer directing talk show hosts to play down the USA recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and that Palestinians should content themselves with a ... [Full Article...]

Sheriff's deputy shot, killed in the line of duty

Sheriff's deputy shot, killed in the line of duty He began to pursue a suspect on foot and shots were fired at the deputy, striking him. One white male was found dead at the scene but police are actively looking for another black male suspect who is believed to be armed and unsafe. Another suspect is still at large. Bethel School District canceled all classes for Monday out of "an abundance of caution", it reported on its Facebook page. [Full Article...]

Israel Bans 20 Organizations from Entry for Promoting Boycott of Country

The prominent British campaign group War on Want has been listed as one of 20 foreign NGOs whose representatives are banned from visiting Israel over their support of the pro-Palestinian boycott, sanctions and divestment ( BDS ) movement. [Full Article...]

'I'm Too Drunk': Florida Driver Calls 911 on Himself

'I'm Too Drunk': Florida Driver Calls 911 on Himself He could not even tell the operator where he was when asked, he told her 'I don't know, I'm too drunk'. When he did so, he revealed: "Look, I'm parked in the middle of the road", before sirens could be heard in the background shortly afterwards. [Full Article...]

Trump's Team, FBI In Talks About Possible Mueller Interview With POTUS

Trump's Team, FBI In Talks About Possible Mueller Interview With POTUS Manafort". The president's team is deliberating ways to avoid a sit-down interview between Trump and Mueller's team, sources familiar with the matter told NBC. The president told NBC News' Lester Holt two days after the firing that Comey's handling of the Russian Federation probe factored into his decision to remove him as Federal Bureau of Investigation director, and Mueller is believed to be... [Full Article...]

UK's Northern Ireland minister quits as May shuffles Cabinet

UK's Northern Ireland minister quits as May shuffles Cabinet His departure is a blow for British Prime Minister Theresa May, who trusted him as a loyal supporter who could work with her key allies in Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party. James Brokenshire said he was quitting because he is about to have surgery for a lesion on his lung and will need time to recover. Downing Street sources indicated the reshuffle was expected to be conducted over t... [Full Article...]

Qatar Open: Gael Monfils beats Andrey Rublev to win title

Qatar Open: Gael Monfils beats Andrey Rublev to win title Given a wildcard following his return from a four-month injury-layoff, Frenchman Gael Monfils made full use of the opportunity by annexing the Qatar Open tennis title with a comprehensive 6-2, 6-3 win over Andrey Rublev of Russian Federation. [Full Article...]

Tom Steyer, California Billionaire, Says He Won't Run for Office in 2018

Tom Steyer, California Billionaire, Says He Won't Run for Office in 2018 Steyer was the biggest individual political donor in the 2016 election, and his decision removes some uncertainty for California's races for governor and U.S. Steyer considered running for office, but says that's not where he can make the biggest difference. But he said his funding for voter mobilization efforts in specific House districts wouldn't be based on a litmus test of whether Democrats in... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump says he is 'stable genius' after book questions mental fitness

Donald Trump says he is 'stable genius' after book questions mental fitness Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair denied a report that he had floated to White House adviser Jared Kushner the possibility that British intelligence could have had Trump campaign staff or then-candidate Trump under surveillance. "Where do I send the box of chocolates?" he said. While the president said he never spoke to Wolff for the book, the author said he spoke to Trump during the campaign ... [Full Article...]

Princess Charlotte's first day at nursery

Princess Charlotte's first day at nursery Princess Charlotte smiles as she prepares for her first day of nursery at the Willcocks Nursery School , on january 8, 2018 . She won't be following in the footsteps of her four-year-old brother Prince George , who attended Westacre Montessori School Nursery in Norfolk, England. [Full Article...]

All Options on Table for Iran on Nuclear Deal: FM Spokesman

All Options on Table for Iran on Nuclear Deal: FM Spokesman The cancellation of the nuclear deal , which is a sample of successful worldwide agreement, will inflict greater damages to the global community and the Middle East region, the top Iranian diplomat said. The IAEA, tasked to monitor Iran's nuclear activities, has certified eight times Iran's compliance with the nuclear deal. Talking during his weekly address on Monday, spokesman of the Iranian F... [Full Article...]

Trump administration to end provisional residency for 200000 Salvadorans

Trump administration to end provisional residency for 200000 Salvadorans The Trump administration will end temporary legal immigration status for 200,000 Salvadorans who have been living in the US for almost two decades, the Department of Homeland Security announced Monday. Monday's pending announcement is in line with the Trump administration's wider goal of reducing legal immigration to the United States and increasing deportations, said Kevin Appleby of the New York... [Full Article...]

Theresa May strengthens party apparatus in Cabinet shakeup

In this reshuffle Mrs May's most senior colleagues, including Chancellor Philip Hammond, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, Brexit Secretary David Davis and Home Secretary Amber Rudd are expected to stay in their current roles. Others such as James Cleverly and Tom Tugendhat could fare well, although they may have to wait until junior minister appointments are revealed, which is expected tomorrow. [Full Article...]

President Trump ties DACA deal to border wall funding

President Trump ties DACA deal to border wall funding While asserting that his public polling numbers "have gone way up", Trump said "they want me to be involved" in both Senate and House races. The White House's hard line demand on the wall set Democrats fuming Friday. "We went into DACA and how we're going to do it, and we hope that we're going be able to work out an arrangement with the Democrats". Robert Menendez, D-N.J., told reporters last ... [Full Article...]


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