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'America Is Better Than This': Lawmakers React to Trump's Vulgarity Toward Immigrants

'America Is Better Than This': Lawmakers React to Trump's Vulgarity Toward Immigrants The Washington Post reported that he became frustrated when lawmakers suggested restoring protections for immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador, and African countries as part of an immigration deal. A person familiar with what was said at the meeting told CNN that Trump also said: "Why do we need more Haitians?" The White House later denied the comments . [Full Article...]

CNN Is in Love With Oprah 2020

Oprah Winfrey is been "intrigued" by the possibility of running for the US presidency in 2020. In 1999, during an interview with chat show host Larry King, he said he would choose her as his running mate if he stood for president. Some of Winfrey's confidants have been privately urging her to run, the sources said. "We think that has a lot to do with people's desire to have a different presid... [Full Article...]

Edgar Ray Killen, convicted in 'Mississippi Burning' killings, dead at 92

Edgar Ray Killen, convicted in 'Mississippi Burning' killings, dead at 92 The slayings of James Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Michael Schwerner in Philadelphia, Mississippi, on June 21, 1964, at the hands of the Klan, local law enforcement officers and others was one of the most shocking and galvanizing moments of the USA civil rights movement. [Full Article...]

NRF lauds Supreme Court decision to revisit online sales tax ruling

NRF lauds Supreme Court decision to revisit online sales tax ruling In ruling against the maps past year, a three-judge panel in San Antonio sided with the voting and minority rights groups who accused Republican lawmakers of discriminating against voters of color, who tend to vote for Democrats, in drawing the maps. [Full Article...]

Trump should be transparent about health

Trump should be transparent about health Besides golf, the president also reportedly doesn't believe in exercising . But there's no guarantee Jackson will provide a comprehensive report , because undergoing a physical is voluntary for a president and Trump can pick and choose what the public hears. [Full Article...]

No Makar Sankranti feast at Lalu Prasad Yadav's home this year

No Makar Sankranti feast at Lalu Prasad Yadav's home this year CBI special court judge, however, promised Lalu Prasad Yadav to arrange Dahichura for him inside jail during Makar Sankranti. Yadav is now undergoing 3.5 years imprisonment for corruption in a fodder scam case. However, sources said that the hearing will not proceed until Lalu is present in the court. The SDM also said that he had never spoken to the CBI judge. [Full Article...]

Democrat Nancy Pelosi: Tax Reform-Related Bonuses are 'Insignificant'

White House chief of staff John Kelly, House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer, House Republican Whip Kevin McCarthy, Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin and Senate Republican Whip John Cornyn are looking to hammer out details of an immigration deal . [Full Article...]

Chinese officials demolish yet another church: in Shanxi

Chinese officials demolish yet another church: in Shanxi As many as 1,200 crosses have been removed from churches in Zhejiang province since 2015, with officials arguing that numerous demolitions have been down to building code violations. The Government of the People's Republic of China has used dynamites and heavy machinery to demolish a mega evangelical church this week, the second in less than a month, sparking fears of a wider campaign against Chri... [Full Article...]

New Zealand batting first in third ODI against Pakistan

New Zealand batting first in third ODI against Pakistan Half-centuries by Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor helped New Zealand to 257 in the face of a sharply improved performance by Pakistan in the field at the third one-day worldwide here today. On Tuesday Sarfraz took the opposite tack and chose to bat first but the result was the same. Pakistan Team had chose to bat first and were seven down for mere 141 runs. [Full Article...]

Deal or no deal? Several senators claim tentative agreement on immigration

The White House vows to fight what it calls an outrageous ruling by a federal judge in California. Trump was meeting with the senators to discuss a bipartisan plan to grant legal protections to the roughly 800,000 immigrants who are in the country illegally after being brought to the country as children. [Full Article...]

North Korea accepts South Korea's offer, will meet for peace talks

North Korea accepts South Korea's offer, will meet for peace talks His comments came as US President Donald Trump went a step further and said he was open to holding direct talks with Kim under certain conditions. He said the USA would get involved "at the appropriate time". Seoul's Unification Ministry said it had received a fax from Ri Son-Gwon, head of the North's Committee for Peaceful Reunification of Korea, a state agency handling inter-Korean affair... [Full Article...]

United Nations condemns reported Trump remarks on 's***hole countries' as 'racist'

The White House has not denied the language and issued a statement . "There were witnesses. There were 12 of us in the room". Vice President Joe Biden called out President Trump both for his words and purported beliefs following his reported comment calling countries 's***holes, ' saying 'We're better than this'. [Full Article...]

'Zuma will go if Dlamini-Zuma is made interim president'

'Zuma will go if Dlamini-Zuma is made interim president' President Jacob Zuma has reportedly set a number of conditions which will need to be fulfilled before he steps down as South Africa's president. This would mean, amongst other things, that Dlamini Zuma would retain presidential benefits after being an acting stateswoman. [Full Article...]

Loyal Dog Walks 40 Miles to Find Previous Owners

Loyal Dog Walks 40 Miles to Find Previous Owners After her family moved to a new home in the Oklahoma city of Seminole, they decided the couldn't keep Cathleen, a 6-year-old Great Pyrenees mix, and gave her to someone living in Prague, a little less than 20 miles away, according to KOCO . [Full Article...]

Buchanan says Trump's 'shithole countries' comment was 'inappropriate'

Buchanan says Trump's 'shithole countries' comment was 'inappropriate' As Trump shook hands with people at the event, reporters took the moment to ask him questions related to his remarks about Haiti and African countries. On Friday, The New Yorker weighed into the controversy with an early look at its upcoming January 22 cover. The president suggested that instead, the USA should allow more entrants from countries like Norway . [Full Article...]

Camila Cabello Shares New Song 'She Loves Control' Co-Produced By Skrillex!

Camila Cabello Shares New Song 'She Loves Control' Co-Produced By Skrillex! Even though Cabello is just starting her solo career, she already has fans in important places. "I was just curious and I wanted to learn and I saw all these people around me making music, writing songs and being so free", she continues. [Full Article...]

'Hundreds' of lawsuits filed over Lactalis salmonella: association

'Hundreds' of lawsuits filed over Lactalis salmonella: association The baby milk powder was recalled previous year after a number of children fell ill. On Dec. 10, Lactalis - one of the world's top manufacturers of dairy products - ordered a recall of 625 batches or almost 7,000 tons of products after almost 30 infants fell sick. [Full Article...]

Ryan: Trump's comments on immigration `very unfortunate, unhelpful'

Ryan: Trump's comments on immigration `very unfortunate, unhelpful' The president reportedly called certain countries, including Haiti, "s-hole" places when discussing immigration issues from those areas. So first thing that came to my mind was very unfortunate, unhelpful, but you know what I thought of right away? Lawmakers and the White House have sought to craft a compromise that tightens border security including funding a wall on the border with Mexico and ... [Full Article...]

Botswana condemns Trump 's---hole' comment: 'Irresponsible, reprehensible and racist'

The ESA comes out very strongly against the comments that Mr. Trump made on Thursday, calling them "repulsive" before strongly condemning not just the words themselves, but the backwards thinking that led them to be uttered in the first place. [Full Article...]

Haiti 'shocked and outraged' over reported Trump remarks

Tweeted Republican Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona: "The words used by the president, as related to me directly following the meeting by those in attendance, were not 'tough, ' they were abhorrent and repulsive". The White House did not deny the account of Trump's use of language, but instead suggested the president was "fighting for permanent solutions" that strengthen the nation, in part through th... [Full Article...]


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