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World News Conservatives Sound the Alarm on Budget Deal
Author: 0 Conservatives Sound the Alarm on Budget Deal

Representative Warren Davidson, a Republican, said in an interview with National Public Radio. He demanded that GOP leaders allow a 15-minute vote on an amendment he crafted to maintain current spending ceilings, but GOP leaders did not seem inclined to give him that vote.

World News Israel jet crashes after 'Iranian targets' attacked in Syria
Author: 0 Israel jet crashes after 'Iranian targets' attacked in Syria

The two pilots ejected and parachuted to safety in Israel. Police said the F16 crashed in the Jezreel valley in northern Israel. The drone was intercepted. The incident took place after the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) intercepted an Iranian UAV, which crossed from the territory of Syria into Israel. "Our air defenses confronted it and hit more than one plane", the unidentified military source said.

World News Kerala tops Niti's health index, UP worst
Author: 0 Kerala tops Niti's health index, UP worst

According to the index, incremental measurement has shown that almost a third of the states have registered a decline in their health indices in the reference year compared with the base year. According to a Niti Aayog statement, the ranking was done under three categories - larger states, smaller states and union territories to ensure comparison among similar entities.

World News Probes target police in Philippines, Venezuela
Author: 0 Probes target police in Philippines, Venezuela

Lawyer Jude Sabio lodged a complaint with the ICC last April claiming that Duterte had "repeatedly, unchangingly and continuously" committed crimes against humanity. The lawmakers' 45-page communication provided additional information on the alleged "widespread and systematic" extrajudicial killings in the country.

Author: 0 Kelly Has Told Trump He'd Be Willing To Resign Over Porter Debacle

He was upset when shown reports of the abuse, which first emerged on Tuesday. Porter's ex-wives claim he was physically and emotionally abusive against them. But by the next day, it was evident the show of support wouldn't quiet the controversy. Senior staffers in the White House , including Mr Trump's chief of staff General John Kelly , reportedly knew for months about domestic violence claims against Mr Porter but continued to elevate him through the ranks.

Author: 0 Connelly: Trump sings praises of ex-aide accused of abusing ex-wives

Mr Porter resigned after his ex-wives' allegations became public. "I found out about it recently and I was surprised by it", Trump said in brief remarks from the White House . Porter did indeed deny the claims against him , despite a widely-circulated black-eye photo of ex-wife Colbie Holderness that was taken after an alleged early-2000s physical altercation between the pair.

Author: 0 Kurtz: Rob Porter Is 'Not A Trump Problem'

Hicks and Porter were dating, and she reportedly drafted a statement defending him after allegations of physical abuse from his previous marriage surfaced. Trump has been privately complaining about Kelly and wondering whether to replace him, according to two sources familiar with the matter. "If he ( Mr Trump ) draws scrutiny to himself, he's OK with that".

Author: 0 USA equities attempt rebound after losses in Europe, Asia

The Dow is 10 percent below the record high it set just two weeks ago, putting it in what is known on Wall Street as a "correction ". What's unusual is that there hasn't been a correction in the stock market since 2016. His promises for big corporate tax cuts helped lift the Dow more than 8,000 points, though it has since given back about a fifth of that surge. "It would appear that the brief respite for stocks seen in the middle of the week turned out to be the eye of the storm ...

World News Bella Hadid Calls Police After Finding Online Stalker Outside Her Home
Author: 0 Bella Hadid Calls Police After Finding Online Stalker Outside Her Home

PEOPLE reports a 37-year-old man was arrested outside the model's New York City home on Thursday after he was allegedly seen standing near her apartment building. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star said that Gigi later thanked her for making her hold back because she would have struggled with her success at the age of 16.

World News United States government shuts down for second time
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So, the Senate has a bipartisan budget deal on its hands. It would increase domestic spending by $131 billion and defense spending by $165 billion over the next two years, provide almost $90 billion in disaster aid and extend the debt limit for one year - until well after the midterm elections.

World News House OKs budget deal, ending shutdown
Author: 0 House OKs budget deal, ending shutdown

The president went on to say there are more Republicans needed: "Without more Republicans in Congress , we were forced to increase spending on things we do not like or want in order to finally, after many years of depletion, take care of our Military".

World News Trump Receives Intel Briefings Orally, Not Every Day — WashPost
Author: 0 Trump Receives Intel Briefings Orally, Not Every Day — WashPost

Donald Trump is the first president since Richard Nixon to not regularly read the President's Daily Brief-a comprehensive update on the world put together by U.S. In December, the Post reported that mentions of Russian Federation were omitted in the oral briefing so as not to anger the president. Which means, if President Trump is not reading the PDB, and if Russia-related intelligence that might anger Trump "is in some cases included only in the written assessment", the ...

World News Britain's post-Brexit transition 'not a given', warns Barnier
Author: 0 Britain's post-Brexit transition 'not a given', warns Barnier

But Mr Barnier, speaking after a week of technical discussions between civil servants on both sides, said that three "substantial" disagreements remained over the transition period. He said the next round of Brexit negotiations, which the European Union has pencilled in to start on February 26, would look again at the transition, as well as whether Britain would be covered by European Union deals with third countries during that time.

World News Shopian firing: Major Aditya's father moves SC, wants FIR against son quashed
Author: 0 Shopian firing: Major Aditya's father moves SC, wants FIR against son quashed

The application refers to an incident in Shopian last month where a convoy of army personnel belonging to 10 Garhwal Rifles was attacked by a mob, which refused to disperse despite several warnings. The unruly behaviour of the "unlawful assembly" escalated and they got hold of a Junior Commissioned Officer and were in the process of lynching him when warning shots were fired to disperse the violent mob and protect public property, it submitted.

World News Excluded Russians to learn if they can compete in Olympics
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But Kim Yo-jong stands out among them as a notably stark contrast to the typical North Korean official. Pence, who will lead the US delegation to the opening ceremonies Friday evening, met Thursday with South Korean President Moon Jae-in to press for a more clear-eyed approach toward the nuclear-armed neighbor to the north.

World News Indian Woman Says Husband Stole Kidney to Cover Unmet Dowry Demand
Author: 0 Indian Woman Says Husband Stole Kidney to Cover Unmet Dowry Demand

Medical staff at the facility told Sarkar she needed an immediate appendectomy. She told Hindustan Times how he arranged for an appendicitis surgery for her in 2016. "I then understood why my husband implored me to keep quiet about the surgery", she continued. According to her father, the couple Wednesday in 2005.

World News Mariner East 2 Pipeline Construction Restarts
Author: 0 Mariner East 2 Pipeline Construction Restarts

Our action to suspend the permits associated with this project, and the collection of this penalty, are indicative of the strict oversight that DEP has consistently exercised over this project. The funds are earmarked for clean-up efforts in dams and nearby streams. But Food & Water Watch organizer Sam Rubin said DEP has made "an outrageous deal" that "sacrifices the health and safety of Pennsylvanians for mere pocket change from Sunoco".

World News Street parking prohibited when snow flies
Author: 0 Street parking prohibited when snow flies

Do not forget to park vehicles in a driveway or in an approved off-street parking lot. The city of Morrison would like to also ask residents to help postal carriers and neighbors by shoveling the sidewalks after the plows have finished clearing the streets.

World News House Passes Budget Measure To End Government Shutdown
Author: 0 House Passes Budget Measure To End Government Shutdown

Government, Feb. 9, 2018 in Washington, DC. The White House kept its distance from the quarreling on Capitol Hill . But it was not in time to avoid a second government shutdown this year. Paul brushed off pleas from Senate leaders. However, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has repeatedly promised to start Senate floor debate on immigration reform, including a fix for DACA recipients, after spending issues are resolved.

World News Bermuda reverses legalisation of same-sex marriage in world first
Author: 0 Bermuda reverses legalisation of same-sex marriage in world first

The overseas British territory had legalised same-sex marriage last May, after the country's Supreme Court made a decision, but the ruling party in the country's parliament has overturned it in a ruling on Wednesday. Despite the fact Bermuda is still a territory under the British Crown, it seems the United Kingdom won't step in to stop the legislation. "But that Bill has been democratically passed by the Parliament of Bermuda, and our relationship with the overseas territories is based on ...

World News Central Alabama to be under flood watch over weekend
Author: 0 Central Alabama to be under flood watch over weekend

Rain showers will approach from the south overnight, and become widespread by daybreak Saturday. In western North Carolina, Graham, Haywood, Macon, Northern Jackson, Southern Jackson, Swain, and Transylvania counties. However, a line of heavy rainfall and embedded thunderstorms will develop Sunday as the front moves into Middle Georgia. While I don't expect next week to be a washout, I do expect daily rain chances with more clouds than sunshine.

World News Another Night To Shine
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This is a prom night experience designed for people with special needs ages 14 and older, and sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation . "It's a big to-do", Lefevers said. He said he couldn't wait to get on the dance floor. For some, it was the prom night they never had. Referring to a little off-road motorsport fun, Trader said that past year, "I was out having fun mudding".

Author: 0 Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) Resolves Mortgage Dispute With California Couple

Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 13,598,678 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $329,911,000 after acquiring an additional 11,619,173 shares during the last quarter. Payden & Rygel has invested 1.41% of its portfolio in Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC). Grimes reported 885 shares. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company lifted its position in shares of Bank of America by 27.8% during the 2nd quarter.

World News Terrorists storm Army camp in Jammu; soldier, daughter injured
Author: 0 Terrorists storm Army camp in Jammu; soldier, daughter injured

Jammu IGP SD Singh Jamwal said that around 4:55 am suspicious movement was noticed by the santri; santri bunker was sacked upon & they retaliated. So far, there were reports of three people injured. The attack comes a few days after terrorists carried out a strike at an Army Camp in Pulwama on February 5. On December 31, heavily armed Jaish-e-Mohammad fidayeens stormed the highly secured training facility of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) killing five soldiers including an ...

World News Brief shutdown coming as Senate debate stalls
Author: 0 Brief shutdown coming as Senate debate stalls

Raul Grijalva, an Arizona Democrat and Hispanic caucus member. "The chance to demonstrate fiscal discipline was on the tax vote", said Sen. The bill now moves to the House with the hopes to end the brief government shutdown. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) delayed a Senate vote past midnight Thursday to mark his opposition to an estimated $320 billion addition to the federal budget deficit - something he called Republicans out for supporting: "If you were against President Obama's deficits, and now ...

World News Oppn MPs meet Prez, seek SC-led probe into Loya case
Author: 0 Oppn MPs meet Prez, seek SC-led probe into Loya case

Since this case has raised serious questions about the independence of the judiciary, the MPs requested the president to intervene in the matter. "This can not be decided through public interest", senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal told reporters and demanded a Special Investigation Team of officers selected by the Supreme Court .

World News Defense Secretary: No Deportation for 'Dreamers' in Armed Forces
Author: 0 Defense Secretary: No Deportation for 'Dreamers' in Armed Forces

Mattis told reporters that extending DACA protections to military officers and enlisted personnel has 'always been the case, ' but he has taken actions to 'make certain we don't have any more problems'. Mattis said he's been on troop visits "where there are people there who were caught under the DACA concern". MAVNI is a special DOD recruitment program that selects legal immigrants who are deemed to have vital skills serve in the military.

World News White House backs budget deal
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The two-year agreement drives the wedge even deeper between the Republican congressional establishment, which wants to govern Washington in an orderly manner, and the party's right wing, which rails against spending bills to protest the size and reach of the federal government.

Author: 0 Cheniere Energy Partners LP Holdings LLC (CQH) Short Interest Update

Jump Trading Llc who had been investing in Nvidia Corp (Call) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $139.69 billion market cap company. Alliancebernstein LP holds 0% in Cheniere Energy Partners LP Holdings, LLC (NYSEAMERICAN:CQH) or 11,600 shares. (NYSEAMERICAN:LNG). Natl Pension Serv invested in 0% or 1,050 shares.