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Gold Star Father Says Trump Offered Him $25000 And Never Followed Through

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President Donald Trump offered the father of a soldier who died in Afghanistan $25,000 from his "personal account" during a phone call he had with him, according to a new report . A White House spokeswoman told The Post that the check has now been sent. "It's disgusting that the media is taking something that should be recognized as a generous and honest gesture, made privately by the President, and using it to advance the media's biased agenda", she told The Washington Post . Read More »

Sanders Responds To Widow Phone Call Uproar

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The Miami Gardens congresswoman who felt the president was insensitive, the White House said, "is trying to politicize the call to the widow". The family of Johnson says they were disrespected. "La David Johnson", the congresswoman said. She said she overheard Trump's words. Trump, asked by reporters about an earlier tweet saying he had "proof " of what he said, the president said: "let her (Wilson) make her statement again and you'll find out". Read More »

Great SouthEast Shakeout set for Thursday morning

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A few years ago, no one thought DE should participate in the Great American Shakeout . Happening the third Thursday of every October, this year's ShakeOut will kick-off at 10:19 a.m. With death tolls of up to half a million people, it's not hard to see why. Santa Clarita Valley "Shakeout" drill organizers plan to teach participants proper safety techniques, including how to find the proper overhead services to drop , cover and hold on to. Read More »

Rapist won't get custody of victim's son as judge reverses ruling

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Christopher Mirasolo, 27, was originally awarded joint custody of the boy, who is now 8, by Judge Gregory S. Ross after DNA testing established he was the biological father. Judge Gregory S Ross made the decision to grant Mirasolo custody, and then disclosed the victim's address to him and ordered her to add his name to the child's birth certificate. Read More »

SC gets extension for becoming REAL ID compliant

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Meanwhile, Minnesota is one of about 20 states waiting to find out if the federal government will approve a renewed extension. In an email to Executive Director Shwedo, DHS said, "Acting Secretary Duke granted your state's request for an extension through October 10, 2018". Read More »

Firefighter killed in Oakville water tender crash was volunteer from Missouri

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There appear to be multiple fire trucks at the scene. 38-year-old Garrett Paiz died when he crashed while driving a water tender just before 7 a.m. on Oakville Grade, according to Napa County Coroner's Office. Cal Fire typically hires contracted equipment, such as water tenders and bulldozers, for large fires. In Sonoma County, which took an especially hard hit from the fires, authorities said no one will be allowed to return home until it is safe and utilities are restored. Read More »

University of Florida braces for white nationalist event

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Alligator Brewery joined the conversation earlier this week when it pledged to get people to have a draft beer instead of listening to the speech. Spencer, who has been seeking to speak at campuses, was present in Charlottesville in August at the violent white supremacist and neo-Nazi rally at the University of Virginia that resulted in the car-ramming death of a protester. Read More »

Equities face correction should U.S. tax cuts stumble

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Trump´s agenda to both cut taxes and increase spending has buoyed the global economic outlook since last November´s presidential election. Trump rolled out three or four different tax plans over the course of the campaign, and they all involved huge tax cuts for the rich. Read More »

Russian Federation gets a new candidate for president. Is she serious?

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Large numbers of students and schoolchildren took part in recent opposition rallies organised by Alexei Navalny, the anti-corruption campaigner. There have been rumors she would run for several weeks after Vedomosti newspaper cited sources as saying the Kremlin is considering putting a female candidate against Russian President Vladimir Putin. Read More »

A School Named After Jefferson Davis Will Be Renamed After Obama

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The name change will take effect next school year, officials said. A predominately black public school in MS named after Jefferson Davis will have its Confederate tied namesake stripped next year and replaced with the title of another president whose character students, parents and teachers have said is more fitting- Barack Obama . Read More »

Quebec passes controversial face veil ban

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The legislature, known as Bill 62, if passed, will prohibit full-face coverings for employees and visitors in Quebec ministries, school boards, universities, public health care institutions, subsidized day care centers, municipalities as well as for public transit authorities, doctors, dentists and midwives. Read More »

Federal Bureau of Investigation recovers missing children, arrests traffickers

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The FBI said countless traffickers have been arrested, more than 30 of whom are serving life sentences for their crimes. Wayne and South Bend, but they did not provide specific information on the suspects. Those operations resulted in at least one minor being recovered in Pecos. The average age of the victims was 15 years old. The children are receiving medical and mental health counseling and placement as needed. Read More »

Tillerson lays out US Asia strategy with focus on India

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He cited India's role as the world's most populous democracy and said democracies like India and the United States should be the anchors of security in the Pacific. President Trump had vowed to boost strategic partnership with India in Afghanistan. The sub-continent is the birthplace of four of the world's major religions, and India's diverse population includes more than 170 million Muslims the third-largest Muslim population in the world, he said. Read More »

AG Sessions won't disclose Trump conversations

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Sessions, who was appearing before the committee for an oversight hearing, first told Leahy to ask the special counsel but then relented after Leahy pushed back. Democrats have made it clear they will once again press him for answers about his conversations with Trump and Comey in the days before Trump dismissed the Federal Bureau of Investigation director in May. Read More »

Kindergartner empties piggy bank so classmates can have milk

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It began in the first week of October, when Sunshine Oelfke made a decision to buy milk for another girl at school whose family can not afford milk, reports KTLA. But then Oelfke came up with the idea to start a GoFundMe page on October 6, with the initial goal of raising $700 to cover the cost of milk for the entire class for a semester. Read More »

Trump says administration to make opioid announcement next week

India's regulatory system, which has efficiently delivered a pipeline of affordable and adapted generic medicines such as those used in the treatment of HIV, hepatitis C, TB and cancer, is also under the lens of USA government. They are setting prices in other countries and we are not. Drug overdoses, almost two-thirds of them from prescription opioids, heroin and synthetic opioids, killed some 64,000 Americans past year, over 20 percent more than in 2015. Read More »

US Congress report says Trump's got it wrong on NAFTA

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Mexico's Economic Secretary Ildefonso Guajardo acknowledged that the talks would be hard, but said obstacles to progress remain and that all sides need to work towards "constructive and creative solutions". Currently, NAFTA employs a 62.5% threshold for Regional Value Content (RVC) in motor vehicles and parts, which is the highest ROO of any US trade agreement. Read More »

Malaysia To Fight For Every Point For Asia Cup Final Slot

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Pakistan lost 3-2 to Malaysia in their opening Super Four stage fixture of the 2017 Hockey Asia Cup at Dhaka's Maulana Bhashani Stadium in Bangladesh on Wednesday. However, India's defence was up to the task at hand, and showed good cohesion to deny their opponents as they took the lead into half-time. India had the chance to tighten the noose on the match as two Pakistan players were awarded yellow cards, but the Pakistan's defence held their nerves. Read More »

Officers on scene of mass shooting in Maryland officials say

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Emmorton Business Park is just south of the Interstate 95 interchange with Route 24, parts of it visible from the highway. "Multiple injuries reported", the sheriff's office posted to Twitter . He says the whole area is roped off and a SWAT team was walking around the industrial park with rifles. Image of the area near the shooting sent to WBFF's Kathleen Cairns. Read More »

Turkey won't submit to 'impositions' from United States in diplomatic crisis - FM Cavusoglu

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Addressing a news conference in Ankara on Wednesday, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said we will cooperate with the United States if their demands meet the rules of Turkish constitution. Turkey retaliated by halting visa services in the USA for Americans. HaberTurk said the USA delegation told Ankara that if the contacts which Turkish authorities are seeking to investigate were undertaken on the instructions of the consulate, the employees should not have been arrested. Read More »

Syria, Iran stress ongoing military cooperation

The sides established the board lines for this cooperation. Also Wednesday, Iran's military chief of staff warned that Tehran would not tolerate violations of Syrian sovereignty by Israel and vowed that the two countries would jointly fight against Syria's enemies. Read More »

HP Polls: BJP releases a list of 68 candidates

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He said that with the announcement of the elections, election code of conduct was implemented in the state. The state is going to polls on November 9 and counting of the votes will take place on December 9 as announced by Election Commission of India earlier this month. Read More »

Mitch McConnell Challenges Steve Bannon: 'Winners Make Policy and Losers Go Home'

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At a Rose Garden appearance with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) later in the day, however, Trump tempered his enthusiasm for Bannon's project. "My goal, as the leader of the Republican Party and the Senate, is to keep us in the majority". "You have to nominate people who can actually win because winners make policy and losers go home", McConnell said when asked about Bannon by reporters at the White House. Read More »

HP ZBook X2 Detachable Tablet With 4K Display Launched: Price, Specifications

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Hewlett-Packard has today launched their new ZBook x2 hybrid notebook, tablet which comes with a detachable keyboard allowing you to benefit from the best of both worlds. However, there is no indication of what mode the device has to put in to get that 10 hours of battery life, and with all that power packed into it, I'll believe it when I see it. Read More »

Were Analysts Bullish Hays plc (LON:HAS) This Week?

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The stock of Easterly Government Properties Inc (NYSE:DEA) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, October 19 by Suntrust Robinson. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with "Neutral" on Friday, January 27. Therefore 47% are positive. The 52 week high for the share price is now at 3653 GBX while the 52 week low is 2235 GBX. The stock's 50 day moving average price is GBX 176.49 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 183.00. Read More »