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Longer Immigrant Detentions Expected After Supreme Court Ruling

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If your company has interest in submitting a new H-1B petition for an employee located overseas who might not otherwise qualify for other nonimmigrant visa categories or on behalf of a student in the United States now holding optional practical training status, be advised that the window for this year's filings will likely close at the end of the first week of April 2018. Read More »

May to set out Brexit trade deal vision

It was a vote to take control of our borders, laws and money. But she will call for the "broadest and deepest possible agreement , covering more sectors and co-operating more fully than any free trade agreement" that exists, according to extracts issued by her office on Thursday. Read More »

How Melania Trump, A Slovenian Model, Scored 'Einstein Visa'

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One of her most notable jobs by 2001 was a photo in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue (Vanity Fair quipped that kissing an inflatable whale might have done the trick for her visa). The first lady's current White House bio now says she "paused" her studies at the University of Ljubljana. "There is no reason to adjudicate her petition publicly when her privacy is so important to her". Read More »

Stage set for polls: Congress, BJP claim win in Meghalaya

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Sangma, the chief architect of the Congress win on 29 seats in the 2013 elections, is contesting from Ampati and Songsak. Talking to reporters, Kharkongor said that the reports have been submitted by the returning officer and the district election officer at Raliang constituency to the state election department which has been forwarded to the election commission of India. Read More »

Top Pick: Barnes & Noble (BKS)

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During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted ($0.29) earnings per share. Sei Invests holds 0% or 476 shares in its portfolio. (BKS) traded 1.36 million shares at hands. Therefore 33% are positive. The Kansas-based Koch Indus has invested 0.03% in Barnes & Noble, Inc. Craig Hallum lowered Barnes & Noble from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, December 1st. Read More »

Durant, Warriors power past Wizards

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The Warriors aren't the biggest team, and they are keen to leak out into transition, but not grabbing defensive boards is a great way to lose games that you should otherwise win. Good enough to win MVP for the second time of his National Basketball Association career? The Warriors took a 85-70 lead into the fourth quarter. Read More »

Vegas gun range billboard vandalized to say 'Shoot a School Kid'

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The billboard, near Interstate 15 and Spring Mountain Road, was removed by 9am. What once read "Shoot a.50 Caliber Only $29" was changed to read, "Shoot a School Kid Only $29", the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported . The billboard was vandalized with the message "Shoot a School Kid only $29". By 9 a.m., the billboard had been taken down. "As these mass shootings continue, our cities aren't given ample time to mourn the loss of their friends and family before the next assault rifle rips ... Read More »

Russian Federation tests new strategic nuclear weapons

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In a speech that ran nearly two hours, Putin showed tests of a new missile system that he said could fly at 20 times the speed of sound and maneuver up and down, and is not owned by any other country. Putin claimed his new weapons will render USA and European defenses useless, suggesting an escalation of the stakes in a long-running struggle for stability in the post-Cold War world. Read More »

Student arrested after Talent Middle School threats

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School personnel became aware of the threats in the early morning hours and contacted police. Officials said they would hold a debrief at the school at 5 p.m. A B.C. middle school is on lockdown Thursday as police search for a man who has been acting erratically. Eberwein said the school was initially placed under hold and secure but the status was elevated to lockdown out of an abundance of caution. Read More »

US tariffs on steel, aluminum will raise production costs

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Sen. Ben Sasse, who's been a frequent critic Trump, slammed the tariffs decision as something Americans would expect from a "leftist administration", not a Republican commander in chief. If the price of steel and aluminum goes up, manufacturers will be forced to pass those costs onto American consumers. "We are not protectionist". Though the president has often criticized China for dumping cheap metals, US restrictions on Chinese steel and aluminum mean the country actually exports little of ... Read More »

Trump rejects N.Korea talks, envoy quits

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Despite the circumstances of Yun's resignation, current and former officials are growing concerned for the State Department . Yun, who is 63, is retiring as special representative for North Korea policy and deputy assistant secretary for Korea and Japan after more than three decades of service. Read More »

High school student brings loaded gun on campus

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Middle Schools - activities are being planned by students, who are consulting with administration to ensure that the plans protect student safety. The school has an established policy for handling unexcused absences, she added, and the penalty for students who walkout will not be stronger than the response to any other unexcused absence. Read More »

Listen To Rae Sremmurd's New Single 'Powerglide' Feat. Juicy J

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But from their 2015 radio-friendly Sremmlife to the cult favorite that is "Black Beatles", fans have witnessed Swae Lee and Slim Jxmmi's growth as both individual artists and as a collective. Swae Lee's album is set to be titled Swaecation , and he's been taking to Twitter multiple times hyping up it's release. Listen to Rae Sremmurd's new music, which contains profanity, below. Read More »

Hedley frontman to take indefinite leave following sexual assault allegations

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The band's members have called the allegations involving young fans "unsubstantiated", but acknowledged that in the past they "engaged in a lifestyle that incorporated certain rock "n" roll cliches". She was 23 at the time. It said it did not have any information on why the Liteyears show was cancelled. A protest is planned outside the venue. Weiler said she wants to see the city improve on the "grave inaction" to cancel the Cosby show. Read More »

Over 2 Dozen White House Aides Stripped Of Top-Secret Clearance

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Chris Wallace joined Harris Faulkner on "Outnumbered Overtime" on Thursday to react to several developments related to White House senior adviser Jared Kushner . A spokeswoman for Kushner Companies told the newspaper that Kushner's senior advisory role in the White House played no part in the loans. News of the loan has nonetheless raised ethics concerns. Read More »

Pennsylvania worshippers bring their assault rifles to church for unsettling blessing ceremony

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Hundreds of gun-toting parishioners descended upon a rural Pennsylvania church on Wednesday to have their marriages (and AR-15s) blessed. "An open letter shared on Facebook by Newfoundland Sanctuary Church's pastor, Rev. Attendees were required to bring their unloaded guns, where they were zip-tied at the door. "It is not a blessing of inanimate firearms". Later that night, a vigil took place at the Pike County Courthouse in response to that event and the massacre at Marjory Stoneman ... Read More »

Very disappointed with PM Modi for neglecting farmers, says Telangana CM KCR

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No injury was reported to anyone in the incident which took place at Karimnagar where KCR attended a government function. What have the Congress and BJP governments done? He also said that the Prime Minister Modi claims that his government is pro-farmer, but has no guts to allocate "2 lakh crore for agriculture sector from the total budget proposal of '24 lakh crore presented in the Parliament". Read More »

Attorney General Asks The Affordable Care Act Be Held Unconstitutional

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States may also choose to pass their own requirements limiting the availability of short-term plans or imposing their own versions of the individual mandate. Congress has now kicked that flimsy support from beneath the law. "It remains to be seen what position this administration and the Department of Justice is going to take and if and how they are going to defend the law", he said. Read More »

Iraq extends air blockade of Kurdistan by three more months

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As for the three-month extension of the ban of global flights, Hadithi said "specifying a period of time is not problem, as once the negotiating teams between the federal government and the region reach to a final solution to the security administration of the two airports, the worldwide flights will return as usual". Read More »

Michelle Obama's Memoir is out on November 13

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Becoming , Michelle Obama's memoir, will be published simultaneously in 24 different languages and in audio on November 13 by Penguin Random House. Obama, 54, revealed the work's title and release date in a tweet Sunday, and said the book will chronicle her life, leading up to and including her time in the White House. Read More »

Johnnie Walker becomes Jane Walker for gender equality

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For each bottle made, Diageo will donate a dollar to organizations that promote women, including Monumental Women and She Should Run . In 2014, there was a shortage of bourbon and women were blamed partially for that in the US. With a longstanding goal of moving forward, "Johnnie Walker is proud to take this next step forward by introducing Jane Walker as another symbol of the brand's commitment to progress". Read More »

First transgender recruit joins USA military, Pentagon confirms

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According to The Washington Post , Mattis is expected to recommend allowing transgender individuals to serve, so long as they are able to deploy at a minute's notice without requiring excessive or cumbersome accommodations. Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender groups including The Human Rights Campaign, American Military Partner Association and the Gender Justice League published the ad with quotes from a bipartisan group of politicians and senior military leaders. Read More »

Dipika Kakkar and Shoaib Ibrahim pose in royal outfits at wedding reception

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Dipika looked handsome in golden lehenga , Shoaib on the other hand looked dapper in red and gold sherwani . Dipika donned a golden gown and added charm to her look with a golden veil. Mohit, who was a co-contestant of Shoaib and Dipika on dance reality show Nach Baliye , shared an endearing click on his Instagram account. Though their wedding and other ceremonies before the wedding were low-key as the couple wanted a private wedding, the reception was star-studded. Read More »

China to take measures against USA aluminum duties

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The product also benefitted from unfair subsidies at rates as high as 80.9 percent. China is "strongly discontent" with US trade investigations and import duties over aluminum products imported from China and will take necessary measures to defend its interests, an official said Wednesday. Read More »

Parolee Carjacks Woman's SUV During High-Speed Chase in Orange County

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He managed to get away in his vehicle. But the police dog absolutely flew towards him and collared the suspect in no time at all. Update: Badly injured Santa Ana police K-9 almost loses all of his teeth while chasing down carjacker. The woman's brother tried getting in his way, but was almost hit trying to prevent Padilla from stealing the vehicle. Neither victim sustained any injuries, the news release said. Read More »