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Global Media White House struggles to outline specific efforts to stop mass shootings
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White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Tuesday that the contours of their as-yet-unseen proposal show that it would fail to meet Trump's 'benchmarks, ' which include 'serious border security , an end to chain migration, the cancellation of the outdated and unsafe visa lottery program, and a permanent solution to DACA '.

Global Media Italian train derails, kills two
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One man on board the train, who spoke anonymously to Il Sole 24ore, said: "Everything was fine, suddenly the train began to shake, then there was a roar and the carriages came out of the tracks". Italian agency ANSA reported the commuter train that was travelling from Cremona to Milan. All three victims are women, the sources said. Witnesses say the train was full of passengers before the accident.

Global Media UC and CSU prepare for another year of tuition hikes
Author: 0 UC and CSU prepare for another year of tuition hikes

The budget Brown recently proposed would allot around $34 million less than UC officials anticipated, and Napolitano has said the system needs the money to increase the number of in-state students. The Board of Trustees plans to discuss a potential tuition increase at its meeting next week - but no vote has been scheduled. Many UC students have signed an online petition demanding the hike not move forward.

Global Media Sensex down 84 points, Nifty struggles around 11075
Author: 0 Sensex down 84 points, Nifty struggles around 11075

Around the same time, the barometer 30-scrip Sensitive Index ( Sensex ) of the BSE , which opened at 36,208.39 points, closed at 36,050.44 points - down 111.20 points or 0.31 per cent from its previous session's close. The Sensex was up by 21.66 points or 0.06 per cent at the Wednesday's closing. IDBI Bank rose 2.75 per cent to Rs 67.25. On Thursday, all sectoral sub-indices with the exception of metal , private bank and financial services finished in the red with the PSU Bank sub-index ...

Global Media Mueller seeks to question Trump about Flynn, Comey
Author: 0 Mueller seeks to question Trump about Flynn, Comey

It was the first time Mr Trump said directly that he would cooperate with Mr Mueller, whose investigation he has repeatedly dismissed as being based on "fake news". For one, he said despite media reports he doesn't recall asking acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe about his voting record. "I think we all know what everybody in this room would do if the President did that, and I don't think that is helpful to the process".

Global Media Authorities shutdown fizzles on spending, immigration deal in US Congress
Author: 0 Authorities shutdown fizzles on spending, immigration deal in US Congress

Trump has said repeatedly he wants funding from Congress for a border wall that he had promised would be paid for by Mexico. The White House and GOP leaders said they would not negotiate with Democrats on immigration until the government was reopened, and White House officials boasted that Trump didn't reach out to any Democratic lawmakers during the shutdown.

Global Media USA senate fails to end impasse
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Democrats have demanded that Congress act now to protect the young undocumented immigrants who are shielded under the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, which Trump plans to end on March 5. "And we don't have anyone in White House or here in the Senate, in the House, or Republicacns in the president's own party to tell him he's got to straighten this whole thing out.

Global Media Trump Lashes Out After Schumer Withdraws Offer On Border Wall
Author: 0 Trump Lashes Out After Schumer Withdraws Offer On Border Wall

The DACA system, implemented under former President Barack Obama and repealed by Trump, expires March 5. Channeling rage from immigration activists, the possible 2020 candidates were highly critical of their leaders' willingness to trust that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., will allow an immigration vote after February 8 if senators can not strike a deal before then.

Global Media CIA's Pompeo Praises Trump's Grasp of Intelligence Issues
Author: 0 CIA's Pompeo Praises Trump's Grasp of Intelligence Issues

North Korea's Air Defenses: Who Wins? "Hong Kong of course is an global finance hub and at the same time it has company formation and registration rules that we think need to be stronger", said Mandelker. "US policy is that we are going to denuclearise permanently, that we are going to foreclose that risk". Pompeo also said the Central Intelligence Agency believes Kim would not only use nuclear weapons to stay in power, but to threaten to reunify the divided Korean Peninsula under his ...

Global Media QuickSketch of Ontario PC Leader Patrick Brown
Author: 0 QuickSketch of Ontario PC Leader Patrick Brown

His decision comes just hours after he "categorically" denied "troubling allegations" about his conduct. Brown said that he will stay on in his role as lawmaker in the Ontario legislature while working to clear his name "from these false allegations".

Global Media Alcatraz escapee presumed dead allegedly sends letter to Federal Bureau of Investigation
Author: 0 Alcatraz escapee presumed dead allegedly sends letter to Federal Bureau of Investigation

The men have become folklore - fueled by Hollywood and popular shows. Besides the escapees, Alcatraz was once home to some of the most notorious criminals in American history. They had set up a secret workshop on top of their cells where they built what they needed to escape. After breaking out via an unused utility corridor, it's thought they then attempted to paddle to freedom from Alcatraz Island on a raft made from 50 raincoats.

Global Media Trump next in line for Russia questioning
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She added that Trump "wants to see this end and he wants to see them finally come to the same conclusion that I think most everyone in America has that there is nothing to this". But we're also not going to comment on who may or may not, or could be interviewed at any point. Testifying before Congress in November, Sessions said he did not initially recall the meeting with Papadopoulos until media reports jogged his memory.

Global Media Dems align on plan to fund gov't, end shutdown
Author: 0 Dems align on plan to fund gov't, end shutdown

In return, McConnell agreed to resume negotiations over the future of the dreamers, border security, military spending and other budget debates. "The Republican Conference opposes changing the rules on legislation", a spokesman for McConnell told The Hill .

Author: 0 Gunmen attack Save the Children office in Afghanistan; two dead

An Afghan official had earlier confirmed the death toll but put the number of wounded at 27. Four gunmen stormed an office of the Save the Children aid agency in Afghanistan Wednesday, killing at least five people and wounding 25, not including the assailants, officials said.

Global Media Theresa May's fury at Boris Johnson for NHS cash call
Author: 0 Theresa May's fury at Boris Johnson for NHS cash call

Britain is expected to keep paying into the European Union budget until the end of a post-Brexit transition period in around 2021, and Mr Johnson has insisted the Government will save hundreds of millions of pounds afterwards. Theresa May " slapped down " Boris Johnson today over his public demands for an extra £100m a week for the NHS - a move apparently created to make the Foreign Secretary seem prime ministerial.

Global Media Government shutdown, day 2: Signs of progress emerge
Author: 0 Government shutdown, day 2: Signs of progress emerge

They noted the House passed the spending measure and the president was prepared to sign it. Despite the president's "Art of the Deal" plan to simply change Senate rules, the White House released official photos of him "working in the White House during the Democrat shutdown " late Saturday.

Global Media Kansas Jayhawks at Oklahoma Sooners Preview 01/23/18
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When Azubuike picked up his second foul at 10:14 of the half the 7-footer was finished until the second half. "Any time you beat Kansas , everybody knows they're the standard in this league". Last week moved Young's trajectory sideways, but only because he had been playing at such an advanced level, a development that did not surprise those who knew his game best before it was unveiled nationally.

Global Media Brazil awaits Lula conviction ruling
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Socialist icon or crooked politician? When left-winger Lula rose to power in 2003, he promised an end to shady, corruption-ridden politics. The court has warned that it will not give order of imprisonment until former president exhausted his last resources.

Global Media BJD MP Baijayant Panda suspended from party
Author: 0 BJD MP Baijayant Panda suspended from party

The rebel MP had not campaigned for the BJD nominees in the run-up to the panchayat elections past year and instead openly campaigned for opposition parties, Mr. Given that the parliamentary seats in Odisha were convincingly won by the BJD - just one was won by the BJP - the balance might tilt in the BJP's favour after this crack in the edifice.

Global Media White House changes voicemail to say Democrats 'holding Government hostage'
Author: 0 White House changes voicemail to say Democrats 'holding Government hostage'

A government shutdown has become the legislative equivalent of a reelection campaign rally with wildly enthusiastic crowds of supporters cheering every word. Speaking to US troops at a military facility in the Middle East, Vice President Mike Pence said the administration will not reopen talks with Democratic lawmakers on "illegal immigration" until the shutdown ended.

Global Media Monday Night Raw: 25 years of mayhem
Author: 0 Monday Night Raw: 25 years of mayhem

We also have the Wrestling Rumors app that we encourage you all to download to get updates faster than they release on our various pages. Among the biggest names set to appear are The Undertaker , Stone Cold Steve Austin and Ric Flair.

Global Media Hyderabad man run over by speeding train while taking a selfie
Author: 0 Hyderabad man run over by speeding train while taking a selfie

In the 19-seconds selfie video, Shiva is seen standing near the railway tracks while making a selfie video with a speeding train coming in the background. Moments later, the train smashes in to him from behind, sending him flying before the screen goes blank. Siva's mates rushed him to to a nearby hospital where he was later reported to be in a stable condition.

Global Media Trump Had No Idea Flynn Met With FBI To Discuss Russia Contacts
Author: 0 Trump Had No Idea Flynn Met With FBI To Discuss Russia Contacts

Trump fired Comey after allegedly asking him for a pledge of loyalty and reportedly hinting that he should drop his investigation of Flynn - claims that Trump has strongly denied. Trump has with regularity called the investigation a Democrat-generated "hoax" and a 'witch-hunt'. Flynn pleaded guilty in December to misleading the authorities and announced his cooperation with Mueller's investigation.

Global Media Trump Signals He Might Extend DACA Deadline
Author: 0 Trump Signals He Might Extend DACA Deadline

Mr. Trump's lawyers had met with Mueller and his team on December 22, according to two sources with direct knowledge. Illustrating the sharp divide on immigration, Trump took aim at Chuck Schumer overnight after the Senate minority leader withdrew an offer to fund a controversial wall on the Mexican border.

Global Media National Basketball Association presents plan that could push sports betting in America
Author: 0 National Basketball Association presents plan that could push sports betting in America

The league formally requested a set of laws Thursday (AEDT), according to ESPN , that could be followed across all professional sports leagues that are interested in national legalized wagering on games. The AGA news release said that the NBA's proposal is to "skim money from American taxpayers". It added that the integrity fee would make regulated sports betting less attractive to consumers because odds from legal bookmakers would be "distorted".

Global Media Zimbabwe President Orders Ministers, Top Civil Servants To Declare Assets
Author: 0 Zimbabwe President Orders Ministers, Top Civil Servants To Declare Assets

All that is there now is the interrogation of it and say are there people with multiple farms and issues of vandalism and so on, but the issue is out and I believe most of the Commonwealth countries accept that the programme is done. A LOT of attention will focus on US President Donald Trump at the World Economic Forum under way in Davos. "We would want to embrace the global community".

Global Media Philadelphia Wants To Become First American City To Have Safe Injection Sites
Author: 0 Philadelphia Wants To Become First American City To Have Safe Injection Sites

City officials annouced Tuesday afternoon they would enourage the development of addiction engagement sites that, among providing other services, would oversee medically-supervized drug consumption. In contrast, Philadelphia is looking to private organizations to fund, operate and provide a location for these facilities. City officials said the sites would be a "harm-reduction measure".

Global Media Catalonia ousted chief Puigdemont asks for 'risk-free' return to Spain
Author: 0 Catalonia ousted chief Puigdemont asks for 'risk-free' return to Spain

In the December 21 elections called by Rajoy, however, Puigdemont was re-elected to the Catalan assembly while the pro-independence parties once again won a majority. Spanish authorities vowed Monday to block any attempt by Puigdemont or his supporters to secretly smuggle him back into the country, which has led the Catalan nationalist movement to suggest that Puigdemont would run the region remotely, via remote video chat.

Global Media Washington blasts Venezuela 'snap' elections, calls for drug-trafficking investigation
Author: 0 Washington blasts Venezuela 'snap' elections, calls for drug-trafficking investigation

The President asked the Venezuelan people to support the call of the ANC and the Electoral Power, in charge of preparing and organizing the electoral event. "If it was for me, the election would be held next Sunday". Foreign sanctions against Maduro's government, including a USA prohibition on investors dealing with any new Venezuelan debt, have exacerbated food and medicine shortages.

Global Media QLD mother charged with murder and torture of adult children
Author: 0 QLD mother charged with murder and torture of adult children

Crabtree was charged with two counts of murder, one count each of torture and grievous bodily harm, two counts each of fraud and attempted fraud, and one count of robbery whilst armed. The woman was arrested at a home on the Gold Coast this morning. Erin's body was found at a Plantation Crescent home in Maudsland, where her mother was living, at the time.

Global Media NAFTA Negotiators Open Key Round of Talks; Trump Cites Progress
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Leaving the three-nation deal would reduce USA exports to Canada and Mexico by 17.4 percent each, lower American companies' global exports by 2.5 percent and diminish the purchasing power of the average US household by almost $654 because of higher prices and lower wages caused by increased tariffs, the study showed.

Global Media Medicaid enrollees sue Trump administration for approving Kentucky waiver
Author: 0 Medicaid enrollees sue Trump administration for approving Kentucky waiver

Wallowa County voters narrowly rejected it 51 percent to 49 percent. Proponents said hundreds of thousands of low-income Oregonians could lose their health care if Measure 101 fails. Chan School of Public Health, said in a statement. But state Republicans cautioned the measure's passage shouldn't take focus off financial missteps that have plagued the state's health agency.

Global Media Mattis Sees Indonesian Forces Drink Snake Blood, Roll in Glass
Author: 0 Mattis Sees Indonesian Forces Drink Snake Blood, Roll in Glass

Mr Mattis appeared to enjoy the demonstration , which came at the end of a three-day visit to Indonesia, and spoke about how the Indonesian forces were smart to wear the snakes down before trying to handle them. Suharto was deposed in 1998, and the ban was implemented the following year. The United States in 1999 barred the team from working with USA forces because of human-rights abuses under the Leahy Law.

Global Media O'Neill extends Republic deal
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It follows on from the now infamous clash after the play-off defeat to Denmark. Martin O'Neill today offered a passionate defence of his record as Republic of Ireland manager, as he faced the media for the first time since he spoke to Stoke about taking over at the Premier League club.

Global Media Pew Poll Makes It Official: Democrats Abandon Israel
Author: 0 Pew Poll Makes It Official: Democrats Abandon Israel

According to the Pew poll: The partisan divide in Middle East sympathies, for Israel or the Palestinians, is now wider than at any point since 1978 . The poll posted Tuesday showed 79 percent of Republicans but only 27 percent of Democrats sympathize with Israel over the Palestinians.

Global Media LaGrange, Georgia Mayor Tim Thornton Meets with President Trump
Author: 0 LaGrange, Georgia Mayor Tim Thornton Meets with President Trump

The Justice Department is again ramping up pressure on cities seeking public safety grants to prove they are cooperating with immigration authorities. is an attack on all of us, so I will not be attending the meeting". Originally, the meeting between the mayors and President Trump was supposed to focus on infrastructure, an issue that the president campaigned on in numerous Rust Belt states that he won.

Global Media S. African police gird for Cape Town's deepening water crisis
Author: 0 S. African police gird for Cape Town's deepening water crisis

While it is uncertain exactly what caused the drought, climate change is considered to be one contributing factor. The minister stated the city needs urgent assistance to avert Day Zero and claimed it could be done through increased public awareness and enforcement of compliance with water use restriction.

Global Media Perris couple charged with torturing children barred from communicating with them
Author: 0 Perris couple charged with torturing children barred from communicating with them

A fund launched by the Riverside University Health System - where the younger siblings are being treated - has collected more than $126,000, according to Erin Phillips, a spokeswoman with the hospital. All the victims except for the toddler were severely malnourished, Hestrin said, adding that the eldest victim - a 29-year-old woman - weighed only 82 pounds when rescued.

Global Media Canadian PM to attend World Economic Forum meeting
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The Canadian Prime Minister will be joined in Davos by Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Navdeep Bains, Minister of Finance Bill Morneau, Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland, and Minister of Status of Women Maryam Monsef, each of whom will have their own program of meetings during the meeting, said the office.

Global Media Macron calls for global compact to harness globalization
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He kicked off his address with a joke related to climate change at the expense of President Trump, who arrives in this Alpine resort Thursday morning. "We [Europe] have to build our common policies", Macron said, referring to a 10-year plan for the bloc's future. It's just that we have to first finalise the work we have at 27.

Author: 0 Trump's solar tariffs meaningful but not destructive to industry

What REC needs, Sullivan said, is a “global resolution” of the solar panel dispute. What do the tariffs mean for the USA solar industry? The determination pits solar panel manufacturers, who say without the tariff they can't compete against cheaper solar cells and modules being imported from China, against solar panel installation companies that say the tariff will result in more job losses because of the high cost of materials and impede growth in a sector of the economy that ...

Global Media Coalition Precision Strikes Kill Scores of ISIS Terrorists in Syria
Author: 0 Coalition Precision Strikes Kill Scores of ISIS Terrorists in Syria

The airstrike occurred near the Euphrates River near the border between Syria and Iraq, the U.S. In its statement, the coalition said that Syrian partner forces helped monitor the location in As Shafah before the strikes. Daesh has lost 98 per cent of the territory it once held in 2014 when the group carried out its "lightening strike", capturing large swathes of territory across Iraq and Syria and declaring a "caliphate".

Global Media Shiv Sena not to align with BJP for 2019 Lok Sabha
Author: 0 Shiv Sena not to align with BJP for 2019 Lok Sabha

The Sena, which has been routinely attacking the BJP-led governments at the Centre and in the state over a variety of issues-from the notes ban and GST to the plight of farmers and cross-border assaults by Pakistan- also said it would now contest elections outside Maharashtra.

Global Media Trump says he's open to citizenship path for DACA recipients
Author: 0 Trump says he's open to citizenship path for DACA recipients

Trump is ready to accept a deal on illegal immigrant "Dreamers", but only if there are real efforts on border security , an end to the diversity visa lottery, and an end to so-called chain migration. and Sen. Trump promised that Mexico would pay for the wall, but it has repeatedly said it will not do so, and the funding for the project has instead fallen to USA taxpayers.

Global Media Senate votes to confirm Azar as health secretary
Author: 0 Senate votes to confirm Azar as health secretary

Alex Azar will take over a sprawling department shaken by his predecessor's early exit. Another social equality division has quite recently been made to ensure medicinal services laborers who decline to furnish contraception and different administrations conflicting with their good or religious convictions.

Author: 0 Davis Says Britain Wants a No Change Brexit, Risking Tory Anger

David Davis today backtracked on new European Union rules during the Brexit transition, saying Britain will not refuse to use them. In an interview with Business Insider this week , committee chair Hilary Benn suggested that the post-exit day transition may have to be longer than the two years now proposed.

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