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Doctor: Trump in 'excellent' physical and mental health

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Ronny Jackson told reporters after Trump did " exceedingly well " on a cognitive screening. He's the least racist person I have ever met in my entire life. The US leader said he is " willing and able " to reach a deal to protect immigrants brought to the United States as children. On Friday, in the immediate aftermath, he had said he could not recall the conversation. Read More »

Eagles Fans Should Expect Mild Temps for NFC Championship Game

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Just how did this happen? Try to keep up. Foles signed a two-year deal with the Eagles before this season after his contract was up in Kansas City. Drew Brees led the Saints to a game-winning field goal in that game. One reason for that skepticism could well be that Bortles' passer rating for the 2017 season , 84.7, ranked 20th in the National Football League, behind such luminaries as Josh McCown of the Jets and Tyrod Taylor of the Bills, among others. Read More »

US government shutdown looms, lawmakers in hectic negotiations

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President Donald Trump's threat to end that program has left congressional leaders responsible for deciding its recipients' fate, and Democrats don't want to pass a spending bill that doesn't include protections for them. It was still unclear how the blame for a potential shutdown would shake out, but the White House's efforts to exculpate the President were at odds with comments Trump made when he was a private citizen in 2013. Read More »

Sorority woman, 19, says the N-word in vile racist movies

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The teen has lived with her father's mother since that time, Barbera said. Barbera, whose last name differs from her daughter's, said the videos do not reflect how the teen was raised. There's no excuse. I did something really bad". "I love my kid", said Barbera, who cited months of arguing as what led Barber to live with her paternal grandmother. Read More »

Windstorm wreaks havoc across Germany, Netherlands

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Deadly storms driven by 90-mph wind gusts threw transportation across much of northern Europe into chaos Thursday, canceling hundreds of flights, shutting down rail lines and bringing havoc to roads and highways. Driving conditions in parts of Scotland are extremely hazardous, with officials advising motorists to stay off the roads because of blustery winds, heavy snow and icy conditions. Read More »

Automakers List More Models In Takata Recall

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The replacement of airbag inflators will be carried out free of cost at Honda dealerships across India. The recent recall initiative starts today January 19, 2018, and will continue over the next couple of months. A separate Recall 2318A (NHTSA number 18V039), representing the same trucks as 2218A, covers the passenger frontal airbag inflator of model year 2006 B-Series, which could rupture if the vehicle is involved in a crash where the supplemental frontal airbags are created to deploy. Read More »

Aly Raisman calls for change at Nassar sentencing

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The judge dismissed the request and could hand down Nassar's sentence as early as Friday. He has admitted that he sexually molested girls who sought treatment for hip and back injuries. He also worked for Indianapolis-based USA Gymnastics , which trains Olympians. Nassar has already been sentenced to 60 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to federal child pornography charges, though he is appealing that sentence. Read More »

N.Korea cancels visit to prepare for Olympics in South

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Asked whether he expected North Korea and South Korea to settle outstanding issues at Saturday's talks, he appeared optimistic. The United States has said that it would not meet with North Korean officials on the sidelines of the next month's Pyeongchang Olympics . Read More »

Blue alert for injured officers implemented in South Dakota

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Police Sgt. Mark Buschena said police were assisting parole or probation agents checking on a person when Villalobos fled in a vehicle and tried to hit the officer. After Villalobos attempted to harm the officer, the policeman fired several shots at his vehicle, hitting the driver's side window and rear of the vehicle. Read More »

If Patriots QB's hand an issue, Brian Hoyer 'ready to go'

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Jalen Ramsey let Jacksonville fans know that his team was going to win the Super Bowl , and the Pats didn't see that as a sign of disrespect, but simply having confidence in the Jags. Want the blueprint to beat the Patriots? "It's definitely a blessing to have someone in the locker room and to be going against the same team that he has beaten". Read More »

Senator Jeff Flake: Trump Inviting Independent, Republican Challenges in 2020

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He says Republicans must marginalize the party's "ultra-nationalist" element. Yet their criticism is taking on new significance in the wake of Democrat Doug Jones's U.S. But I do wonder, I do worry that in the future we'll be faced with a President Trump running for re-election on the one side, drilling down hard on a diminishing base. Read More »

Walk It Back: WH Now Says Trump Supports Spending Deal With CHIP

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Republican House leaders included six years of CHIP funding in an emergency bill that must pass before Friday at midnight to avoid a government shutdown. President Trump says a government shutdown could happen and he blames Democrats . "He will not let it be held hostage by Democrats ", Shah said. Read More »

Trump, Schumer meeting to avoid USA government shutdown fails

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They're totally paralysed and inept. Trump and Republicans want it to include money for the president's promised wall along the Mexican border and other security measures. Even if the measure make its way through the House, strong Democratic opposition and uncertain backing by Republicans have dimmed its prospects in the Senate. Read More »

Supreme Court to Review Trump's Travel Ban

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The Justice Department immediately filed an appeal with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit. The move comes a week after a federal judge in San Francisco ruled that DACA must remain in place and individuals in the program must be allowed to renew their applications. Read More »

Donald Trump's health excellent, has no cognitive issues: White House doctor

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Trump has been seen out on the golf course, and the guidelines do say that "some activity is better than none", but if his doctor has any say in the matter, Trump will be exercising more . Dr. Ronny Jackson , a Navy rear admiral who directs the White House medical unit, conducted Trump's annual physical last Friday. "I see him nearly three times a day". Read More »

Baltimore replaces police commissioner

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DeSousa's appointment will require approvals for the position to become permanent. "Never before did I get text messages from community leaders saying, 'Thank you, this is the right choice, '" he said, describing the three previous times during his career as an elected official that a Baltimore police commissioner was replaced. Read More »

CNN doctor Sanjay Gupta claims Trump has heart disease

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Ronny Jackson , a respected physician who has served as White House doctor for 10 years. "Some people just have great genes", the doctor replied. A copy of Trump's NY driver's license obtained by Politico listed Trump's height as 6-foot-2, instead of 6-foot-3; the lower height would put Trump over the obesity threshold. Read More »

Trump summons Schumer to White House hours ahead of shutdown deadline

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It appeared likely to fail. Mulvaney reiterated at the press briefing that the White House does not want a shutdown. If Democrats vote the bill down, the move would hold undeniable risks. Trump referred to African nations as "shithole countries". The president had been set to leave Friday afternoon to attend a fundraiser at his Palm Beach estate marking the one-year anniversary of his inauguration. Read More »

US Senate's McConnell urges government funding bill to February 16

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Facing a midnight deadline when funding runs out, lawmakers were seeking on Friday to send President Donald Trump legislation to keep the government operating and avoid federal agency shutdowns that would otherwise begin on Saturday. Most centrist Democrats would not say how they meant to vote, but Jonathan Kott, spokesman for Sen. McConnell's comments come as President Trump and other Republicans have said that if the government is shutdown over the dispute, blame will fall on Democrats. Read More »

USA government shutdown looms amid continuing spending dispute

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Budget Director Mick Mulvaney told reporters that any such shuttering of the government would "look very different" from the 16-day government closure in 2013 under Obama. A Senate GOP aide said McConnell was not attending the White House meeting because Trump had only issued the invitation to Schumer. At least about a dozen Senate Democratic votes will probably be needed to approve the measure because some Republican senators are expected to vote no and Senator John McCain, ... Read More »

Here Are The Gruesome Details We Know About The Turpin Household

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The California couple accused of binding their children with chains and starving them into stunted growth and diminished mental capacities have pleaded not guilty to all charges against them. David Allen Turpin , accused of holding their 13 children captive , appears in court for arraignment on January 18, 2018 in Riverside, California . Read More »

Trump losing patience on NAFTA

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We'll see what happens. The U.S.is serious about its threat to withdraw if there's no breakthrough on proposals the Trump administration has made that are meant to rebalance trade, said one of the people, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the negotiations aren't public. Read More »

Trump health check: would you pass the Montreal cognitive test?

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Trump answered all 30 questions correctly, Jackson said. Past presidents are not known to have been tested for mental acuity while in office including Ronald Reagan who five years after leaving the White House in 1989 was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, an incurable, degenerative brain condition. Read More »

North Korea's popular girl band preps for Olympics

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Removing American troops would give the North the excuse it needs to invade South Korea using the thousands of artillery pieces dug into the hills within firing range of Seoul. The North Korean delegates are head and shoulders shorter than their southern counterparts, due to the starvation rations that they have had to live under while money goes to nuclear research. Read More »

Sioux City NAACP chapter and Mt. Zion Church celebrate MLK Day

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According to West, the previous float was built on a trailer borrowed from another department, and because that department would strip off float additions, University Relations in the Office of Public Affairs bought their own trailer and built a permanent float in 2008. Read More »