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Local Haitians Protest President Trump in West Palm Beach

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The statement cast doubt on Mr. Trump's tweeted denial, noting that it was "not categorical" since it referred "only to Haiti" and failed to address the entirety of the reported comments. "They don't want to stop drugs. and they want to take money away from our military, which we can not do". Word of Trump's comments threatened to upend delicate negotiations over resolving the status of hundreds of thousands of immigrants who were brought to the country illegally as children. Read More »

Greenville honors MLK legacy with songs, prayer and service

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Day of his presidency, President Barack Obama helped students at a local elementary school build planters and plant vegetables for an "MLK Garden" at the school. Just hours earlier, Trump defended the content of his own character, when he told reporters at Mar-a-Lago: 'No, no, I'm not a racist '. But it should not be a day of hero worship. Read More »

Bipin Rawat Reviews The 70th Army Day Parade

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Three Indian soldiers also while killed, the statement claimed. "Troops were busy in line communication maintenance when they were fired upon and hit by heavy mortar round". "We are a professional army, responsible nuclear state and resilient nation and India must not remain in illusion", he said. Islamabad denies allegations that it arms and trains militants to launch attacks on Indian forces, saying it only provides diplomatic support to the Kashmiri struggle for right to ... Read More »

Palestinian president says Israel 'ended' Oslo accords

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He said the Ramallah meeting must take decisions on how to move forward. This is unedited, unformatted feed from the Press Trust of India wire. In an interview with Voice of Palestine radio, PLO Executive Committee member Mahmoud Ismail said "Hamas seeks to replace the PLO and "liquidate" the Palestinian cause, especially after its rejection to participate in the upcoming Central Council meeting". Read More »

Trump says program to protect 'Dreamers' is 'probably dead'

Millions of young people across the USA took advantage of the opportunity presented through the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program and are now facing an uncertain future as Congress debates a long-term solution. On Tuesday he called for a "bill of love" and told lawmakers that "you folks are going to have to come up with a solution, and if you do, I will sign that solution". Read More »

Over 1000 people charged over sex video in Denmark

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Facebook tipped off USA police that the content was being shared along with explicit photos. It also comes amid growing concern about sexting among school-age children and instances of revenge porn. The videos were shared through Facebook's Messenger app. Facebook Messenger displayed on the screen of a smartphone. "The young people who shared this video may also be risking something quite ugly for their future ... Read More »

South Africa vs India, 2nd Test, Day 3- 5 Talking Points

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Bumrah, with his hit-the-deck style and exaggerated angle into the right-hander, accentuated the effect of this low bounce, and by the sixth over of the innings had sent back Aiden Markram and Hashim Amla in near-identical fashion: both times, he pitched the ball short of a good length, got it to skid through at knee height, and jam into pad with the batsman in midair, their muscle memory conditioning them to expect far more bounce. Read More »

Firefighter Catches Child Falling from Third Floor Apartment

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Lance Ragland, the father who threw his children out of the burning apartment in the hopes firefighters would catch them, suffered second-degree burns from the blaze. She caught a toddler which was tossed from a third floor balcony engulfed in flames. "It was hot, you could feel it from the ground and they don't have the gear on so they were just ready for us to come get them", Peckrul remembers. Read More »

Romney tears into Trump for 'sh*thole' comments

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Mitt Romney speaks to the media after meeting with Donald Trump at Trump International Hotel and Tower on November 29, 2016 in NY. Political speculators think Romney could use the seat - which early polling indicates he would be favored to win - to contrast he and Trump's vision of the modern Republican party and maintain his position as one of its leading voices, perhaps even for a future presidential run. Read More »

Heng on North Korea in the Winter Olympics

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The North plans to dispatch a group of officials in advance to help arrange the visit by the North Korean troupe. For years, missile launches from the north, threats from all sides, and a lack of any direct talks have made the relationship between the two Koreas increasingly risky for both countries and the wider world. Read More »

Wind chill advisory in effect today and again tonight

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Monday's high in Temple is expected to reach about 60 degrees with temperatures dropping and some rain possible this evening. Flurries could continue through Tuesday afternoon, with minimal accumulation after Monday afternoon. As of Sunday morning, we still have a chance for wintry weather across North Texas on Monday night into Tuesday morning. Winds could gust as high as 31 miles per hour. Read More »

Toronto police say scissor attack on a girl's hijab 'did not happen'

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She told police that while she was walking to school with her brother, a man wearing a black hoodie approached her from behind, pulled her hijab from her jacket, and cut it with scissors. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne were among the notable names who commented on the incident. Toronto police responded and said they were investigating the alleged incident as a hate crime. Read More »

Liberia ruling party expels president for not supporting VP

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Johnson-Sirleaf was expelled together with legendary political activist and UP senator Commany Wesseh, Madam Medina Wesseh and Patrick Worzie. The release also said the expelled persons had violated party rules requiring Party members to support all Unity Party candidates in elections. Read More »

Trump work requirement rewrites Medicaid rules

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Of that number, about 25 percent would lose coverage because they don't comply with the work requirement . Most expect the new policy to face a legal challenge. In a major policy shift that could affect millions of low-income people, the Trump administration said Thursday it is offering a path for states that want to impose work requirements on Medicaid recipients. Read More »

Rep. John Lewis Says Being Racist Should Be In Trump's DNA

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Civil rights leader and Representative John Lewis (D-GA), who joined Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.in the 1963 March on Washington, appeared on talk shows Sunday morning to say that King's dream had been shaken and the leader "would not be pleased" with the current state of affairs in America today. Read More »

More snow on the way for MLK Jr. Monday

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In honor of Martin Luther King Jr . day in Boston, various cultural institutions are having free days, as well as offering special programming in honor of the civil rights icon. Since then, the third Monday of January has been designated to celebrate the civil rights leader's life. President Donald Trump is encouraging Americans to observe the federal holiday by doing "acts of civic work and community service". Read More »

Eight killed, dozens injured in Portuguese fire

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Although the cause of the fire is yet to be established, firefighters at the scene said the blaze was likely the result of a wood-burning heater exploding. More than 170 first responders and three helicopters were reportedly bringing people to safety. Over 100 people were killed when some of the worst wildfires in Portugal's history devastated the area around Tondela in October. Read More »

Trump suggests 2-phase immigration deal for 'Dreamers'

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In September , the Trump administration announced its plans to phase out DACA , the Obama-era program that allows almost 700,000 of them to live and work legally in the U.S. In addition, Alsup said the Trump administration could continue to prevent DACA recipients from returning to the US if they leave the country. Conservatives in the think tank world said they were heartened that the negotiations had broadened to so-called chain migration and an immigration lottery that's aimed at ... Read More »

Judge Loya's death must be probed at the top: Rahul

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K B Katake, retired district judge and a family friend of Loya, who was also present at the conference, said, "The 85-year-old father of B H Loya is being harassed by some people, who are asking some questions in respect of the death of his only son and that creates panic in the family". Read More »

Russian Federation will not support USA bid to change Iran nuclear deal: Lavrov

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The US-made Aegis missile-defense system deployed in Japan could be used for offensive purposes and fall under full control of Washington, the Russian foreign minister warns. On Friday, Trump said Washington will not reimpose nuclear sanctions on Iran for the moment, but would withdraw later this year unless the terms of the deal are changed. Read More »

Philippine authorities move to shut down media site critical of Duterte

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In its en banc decision, the SEC cited the investigation it conducted on the online multimedia site was prompted by the December 22, 2016 letter of Calida "requesting an investigation into Rappler , Inc. The government has denied accusations that it is targeting media outlets critical of President Rodrigo Duterte. "We will hold the line". Although ON has "more than 0% control" of Rappler , the latter gave the former "certain rights derived from equity and reserved to Filipinos" by ... Read More »

Ukip leader Henry Bolton dumps girlfriend over racist Meghan Markle comments

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Meghan Markle got engaged to Prince Harry in December past year. The leader of the UK Independence Party has broken up with his girlfriend following revelations of her shocking comments about American actress Meghan Markle . Marney's texts about Markle weren't the only time she expressed offensive views. "One of the worrying aspects about this on a political level is that people have used Jo - and they have been able to, of course, because of her comments - in order to attack me". Read More »

Sturgeon to decide on second independence referendum by end of 2018

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Obviously, our preferred option is membership of the EU . The UK Government has already made it clear it will seek to take Britain out of the single market and pursue a bespoke trade deal with the EU. The Scottish Government's study, launched by Ms Sturgeon in Edinburgh today, looks at the impact of three different Brexit outcomes on GDP, trade and immigration. Read More »

Snow showers tonight and Monday, 2 - 4 inches possible

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Dry conditions and above average temperatures are expected today and through the weekend as high pressure builds into northeast California and western Nevada. North wind around 10 miles per hour. Thursday , sunny, with a high near 32. The chance of light snow and snow showers will continue Monday night . Read More »

Gunmen attack Libya's Tripoli worldwide airport, kill 3

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Sources reported that heavy weapons are being heard in the area of clashes, adding that some families are trapped inside the fight zone. Battles erupted after unidentified fighters attacked the airport to free colleagues detained at a jail there, a force loyal to the unity government said earlier. Read More »

RAF fighter jet scrambled to intercept Russian planes in United Kingdom airspace

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Typhoon fighters took off from RAF Lossiemouth just before 9:30am to respond to the encroachment. Check back for the fullest version. The RAF is yet to confirm the type of Russian planes as the "live operation" is still in progress. The incident is the latest in a series of similar potential clashes, as Russian Air Force pilots have increased their flights into or near British airspace over the past few years. Read More »

Palamedu Jallikattu: Spectator gored to death by bull

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Among which five of them have been referred to Government Rajaji Hospital in Madurai , where the condition of one remains critical. Sources said Kalimuthu, had been attacked by a bull near "the collection point" (at the finishing point where the owners collects the bulls). Read More »