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Sharapova stays cool on hot day

Sharapova stays cool on hot day For at least his first-round match , Novak Djokovic brushed aside any worries of his surgically-operated upon right elbow holding him back during this Australian Open . No 13 Sam Querrey restored some order for the U.S. men with a 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 win over Feliciano Lopez. The 36-year-old revealed he did ask to play at night having played his first-round match late but said he would have been... [Full Article...]

India lifts ban on 'Padmaavat' release

India lifts ban on 'Padmaavat' release The decision of the apex court comes after Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Haryana said that they would not allow the film to be released in the states over alleged distortion of historical facts. However, the top court has issued an order striking down all the bans on the film. Padmaavat was earlier slated for release on December 1, but the studio had to defer it amid the controversy... [Full Article...]

North and South Korea to march together into Olympics under 'unified' flag

North and South Korea to march together into Olympics under 'unified' flag The IOC can offer special invitations. Deputy Special Representative for North Korean Policy Mark Lambert was asked if the U.S. believed the talks between the Koreas about the Olympics could open an opportunity for broader talks about easing nuclear tensions. [Full Article...]

National Basketball Association roundup: Cavaliers survive late drama against Magic

National Basketball Association roundup: Cavaliers survive late drama against Magic Rose Returns - Derrick Rose stepped on the floor for the first time since November 7 to start the second quarter. The Cavs have many issues, including playing poorly in the second half - particularly in the third quarter. We can't continue to just take one-pass shots, if that's the case. Reserve guard Arron Afflalo began his two-game suspension for throwing a punch in the team's win over Minn... [Full Article...]

ECI Disqualify's 20 AAP MLA's For Holding 'Office Of Profit'

ECI Disqualify's 20 AAP MLA's For Holding 'Office Of Profit' Recommendation for the same has been sent by the ECI to the Indian president for his assent, if the Indian president Ram Nath Kovind goes ahead with the recommendation then it may pave way for a mid term assembly elections in Delhi. He resigned in order to contest the Punjab Assembly elections. The Congress application said 21 AAP MLAs, including Jarnail Singh (Rajouri Garden) who resigned to co... [Full Article...]

American Express Company (AXP) Shares Dip Despite Bottom-Line Beat

American Express Company (AXP) Shares Dip Despite Bottom-Line Beat About 4.47 million shares traded or 38.52% up from the average. New York-based American Express now expects its corporate tax rate to be around 22 percent, down from the roughly 30 percent the company historically paid. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Robert W. Baird given on Wednesday, March 2. As per Monday, January 25, the company rating was downgraded by Argus Research. [Full Article...]

DACA 'probably dead' because of Democrats

DACA 'probably dead' because of Democrats Republicans and Democrats were already at odds over funding the government, and the negotiations became more complicated after Democrats - whose votes are needed to pass a government funding bill - insisted immigration be included. Graham said in an interview with WIS-TV. "He'll sign whatever they bring him if it includes the principles he wants". Lindsey Graham , R-S.C., termed an "s-storm" ... [Full Article...]

France And UK Work Through Border Issues In Summit

France And UK Work Through Border Issues In Summit At the meeting with May, Macron is expected to push for a new "additional protocol" to supplement the Le Touquet treaty, that would involve Britain paying more to France for border security and accepting more asylum seekers. May said both leaders remained committed to the "Le Touquet" border agreement in Calais . Interior minister Gérard Collomb, joining Macron for the visit, told loc... [Full Article...]

Winter weather advisory issued for Gwinnett; Light snow, frigid temps likely

Winter weather advisory issued for Gwinnett; Light snow, frigid temps likely Temperatures on Wednesday won't rise above freezing in many spots in north and north-central Alabama, and Wednesday night promises to be frigid, with lows in the teens and 20s statewide. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 8 miles per hour in the morning. At 9 a.m. Monday , emergency management officials reported flooding across the warned area. [Full Article...]

"I am not racist", Trump says, after nations remark fallout

Trump was at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida for the holiday weekend, motorcading to his Trump International Golf Club Monday morning. Trump said on Sunday: "I'm not a racist ". Mr Trump commented as Mr Durbin was presenting details of a compromise immigration plan that included providing 1.6 billion U.S. dollars (£1.16 billion) for a first instalment of the president's long-sought border wal... [Full Article...]

Trump's health excellent: doctor

Dr. Ronny Jackson . "We're talking about a 70-plus-year-old man who is obese and doesn't exercise", Dr. Eric Topol, a cardiologist at the Scripps Research Institute told The New York Times . The danger, Lee said, is that Trump's courtiers do this for too long and succumb to "shared psychosis", in which they come to "share his view of the world and lose touch with reality". [Full Article...]

Couple accused of torturing children plead not guilty

Couple accused of torturing children plead not guilty David Allen Turpin , 57, and Louise Anna Turpin , 49, pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges of torture and child abuse in Riverside County. David Turpin was also charged with one count of a lewd act on a child. When they were not chained up, they were locked in different rooms and were not allowed to have toys, "although there were many toys found in the house that were in their origin... [Full Article...]

Another round of Winter Weather headed to Middle Tennessee

Another round of Winter Weather headed to Middle Tennessee Brown advised residents to check the state transportation department's website, IDriveArkansas.com , to keep up with road conditions and closures. According to FOX 5 Storm Team, the latest models have snow showers moving into north Georgia Tuesday afternoon and ending late Tuesday night. [Full Article...]

Trump takes hard line on immigration, rejects 'horrible' bipartisan plan

During a meeting with the lawmakers, Trump reportedly called African nations " shithole countries" and questioned why the USA didn't favor letting more immigrants in from nations like Norway instead of countries like Haiti. In that context, however, Trump's Sunday declaration that he only wants immigrants to come to the United States who "are going to help us become strong and great again... [Full Article...]

Trump has put Pakistan on notice: Mike Pence

Trump has put Pakistan on notice: Mike Pence The Trump administration, he said, has given the troops new authorities to directly target the terrorists and militants no matter where they hide. "Before I left the oval office yesterday, I asked the president if he had a message for our troops here in Afghanistan , and he looked at me without hesitation from behind the resolute desk and he said: " tell them I love them", Pence says". [Full Article...]

White House: Trump 'pretty clear' about DACA deal

White House: Trump 'pretty clear' about DACA deal Members of Congress from both parties are trying to strike a deal Mr Trump would support to extend that protection. Certain Republicans have rallied behind Trump, casting doubt on what he said at the meeting with Republican and Democratic lawmakers. [Full Article...]

Senator Reveals What Trump Did for Haiti Before Becoming President

Senator Reveals What Trump Did for Haiti Before Becoming President He has now told reporters: "I am not a racist ". Rand Paul was one of 11 candidates who were up against Trump during the 2016 Republican presidential primary. There is some internal West Wing debate whether Trump said "shithole" or "shithouse". Trump wrote , "I have a wonderful relationship with Haitians. [Full Article...]

World confidence in USA leadership has slumped under Trump administration

World confidence in USA leadership has slumped under Trump administration As president-elect Trump called the 70-year-old military North Atlantic Treaty Organisation alliance "obsolete". China comes second with 315 while Russian Federation got 27% of the votes for their role in global affairs. "This historic low puts the US's leadership approval rating on a par with China's and sets a new bar for disapproval". It's also four points lower than the previous low of 34%, se... [Full Article...]

Republicans Introducing Their DACA Bill In Hopes for Compromise

Republicans Introducing Their DACA Bill In Hopes for Compromise Meadows said Tuesday that given the resistance to the bill, there may not be enough GOP lawmakers on board with the plan yet. That means that DACA holders for now can apply to renew their protections, which were due to begin expiring on March 5 . [Full Article...]

Pope Francis officiates impromptu wedding on papal plane

Pope Francis officiates impromptu wedding on papal plane They eventually had a civil service, but had yet to be formally married in the eyes of the Catholic Church. The couple, who are legally married, had planned to Wednesday nearly eight years ago but were forced to postpone their plans when an enormous natural disaster destroyed the church where they were to hold their service. [Full Article...]


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