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Author: 0 Second White House official resigns amid domestic violence accusations

Perhaps the most outrageous part of Trump's tweet is his final question: "Is there no such thing any longer as Due Process?" "But we absolutely wish him well". The prior year - in 2016 - Trump defended then-Fox News boss Roger Ailes. "She was with the campaign from the beginning, and I could not ask for anything more ".

World News Mike Pence didn't snub North Koreans deliberately, officials say
Author: 0 Mike Pence didn't snub North Koreans deliberately, officials say

If he accepts it would be the first meeting between leaders from the two countries in over 10 years. Moon is scheduled to host a luncheon at the Blue House presidential palace in Seoul Saturday for the delegation. On page two it printed seven more of the opening ceremony and its representatives' meetings and handshakes with Moon, whom it described as president.

World News Phil Mickelson continues his West Coast run at Pebble Beach Pro Am
Author: 0 Phil Mickelson continues his West Coast run at Pebble Beach Pro Am

They were two shots ahead to par on Julian Suri (67 at Monterey Peninsula) and Troy Merritt (67 at Spyglass Hill). The new resident in Florida had, at one stage, got to six under par and just one shot off the lead at the time but frittered it away with four bogeys between the eighth and the 15th before a birdie on the last at least put a gloss on the finish.

World News Former Patriot Christian Fauria Does Racist Radio Impression Of Tom Brady's Agent
Author: 0 Former Patriot Christian Fauria Does Racist Radio Impression Of Tom Brady's Agent

The Herald published, and then retracted , a report by Borges claiming Brady would hold out of Patriots practices until he got a deal like the blockbuster contract signed by former Patriots backup Jimmy Garropolo. Fauria was doing an offensive and inaccurate impression of agent Don Yee, who represents the star Patriots quarterback. "I want to publicly apologize to Don and anyone in the audience who heard it", Fauria wrote.

World News Freezing rain on the way for Halton
Author: 0 Freezing rain on the way for Halton

A blanket of freezing rain is expected to hit SD&G Sunday afternoon and continue into Sunday night. "However, there is also a threat of some freezing rain and ice pellets", the agency said on its website. Freezing rain is expected to fall throughout Sunday before reverting to snow Sunday evening. Slow down and maintain a safe driving distance. Motorists should exercise caution, as road surfaces may become icy and slippery.

World News Accused says woman hired him on Craigslist to kill her
Author: 0 Accused says woman hired him on Craigslist to kill her

He is under investigation for first-degree murder related to the death of 19-year-old Natalie Bollinger, Sheriff Michael McIntosh said during a briefing Friday afternoon. Lopez eventually admitted to pulling the trigger, though he initially claimed he did not go through with the hit. Lopez then said he closed his eyes as he fired a single shot.

World News Woman killed as Pak fires unprovoked on LoC
Author: 0 Woman killed as Pak fires unprovoked on LoC

Heavy shelling from Pakistan started at 2 pm noon, said a resident. Since the third week of January, 19 people, including 10 security personnel and nine civilians, have been killed in Pakistani ceasefire violations along the LoC and the IB in Jammu.

World News Kim invites S Korea's Moon to meet in Pyongyang
Author: 0 Kim invites S Korea's Moon to meet in Pyongyang

The invitation was verbally delivered by Kim's sister, Kim Yo-jong, during a meeting at Moon's presidential compound in Seoul a day after the opening ceremony for the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in South Korea. "We hope that President (Moon) could leave a legacy that would last over generations by leading the way in opening a new era of unification", she said.

World News UK's Boris Johnson urges 'safe, dignified' return of Rohingya refugees
Author: 0 UK's Boris Johnson urges 'safe, dignified' return of Rohingya refugees

More than 600,000 men, women and children are estimated to have fled to neighbouring Bangladesh following persecution from the Burmese military in their native state of Rakhine, which began in August. Britain's foreign secretary has said it is "vital" that Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh should be allowed to return to Myanmar "in safety and with dignity".

Author: 0 North Korea invites South president

Chang said after North Korean troops captured her father's hometown, soldiers forced her to use her musical skills and play communist songs. North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un has extended a rare invitation to South Korea's President Moon Jae-in to visit Pyongyang.

World News Korean President for Talks in Pyongyang
Author: 0 Korean President for Talks in Pyongyang

Moon met Kim Yo-jong and the North's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong-nam for talks and lunch at the Blue House on Saturday. Per Business Insider , two men showed up to the opening festivities dressed as North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un and President Donald Trump.

World News Chicago in the bullseye as heavy winter storms pummel Midwest, Great Lakes
Author: 0 Chicago in the bullseye as heavy winter storms pummel Midwest, Great Lakes

Parents and local media were notified by e-mail at 5:10 a.m. "We'll see more snow Thursday night into Friday (could be 3-6") and another several inches could fall from Sat. The weather service says snow will start falling by late Thursday afternoon, continuing throughout the day Friday . The track of the storm will bring the heaviest snow amounts to northern IL, with amounts rapidly decreasing as it moves north.

World News What Is Russia's Role in Downing of Israeli Warplane?
Author: 0 What Is Russia's Role in Downing of Israeli Warplane?

The Syrian state news agency said more than one plane was hit, describing the bombing of the base as a "new Israeli aggression ". The incident came after an Israeli combat helicopter successfully intercepted an Iranian unmanned aerial vehicle that had been launched from Syria, the Israel Defense Forces said.

World News At least 18 dead in Hong Kong bus crash
Author: 0 At least 18 dead in Hong Kong bus crash

Local media reports quoted passengers as saying the crowded vehicle tipped over after it had been traveling too fast. "The Club is closely monitoring the situation and considering how it can help". Deadly incidents are rare on the southern Chinese city's public transport system, which it promotes as one of the best infrastructures in the world.

Author: 0 Pence awkwardly avoids North Korean delegation at Olympics

The article reiterated that the North's decision to send delegates to the South had nothing to do with an attempt to approach the United States for talks. Considering the depth and complexity of the problems that keep the Koreas apart, it's highly unlikely a luncheon would lead to an immediate breakthrough on something like the North's nuclear weapons development.

World News Media Won't Admit Senate Budget Deal Signifies Potential Win for Trump
Author: 0 Media Won't Admit Senate Budget Deal Signifies Potential Win for Trump

It would also authorize funds for disaster aid, community health centers, the Children's Health Insurance Program and fighting the opioid crisis. Lawmakers have until Thursday at midnight to fund the government. "The main thing is we are finally getting what we call the 'fit up bill, ' which is getting the military a budget, number one, but getting the budget they need to actually fulfill their national defense strategy that [Defense] Secretary [James] Mattis just recently gave out", ...

World News Elected: Carlos Cordeiro president of United States Soccer Federation - Orlando, FL
Author: 0 Elected: Carlos Cordeiro president of United States Soccer Federation - Orlando, FL

He succeeds Sunil Gulati, who did not run for re-election after leading U.S. Soccer since 2006. His ultimate goal is to help soccer realize its vast potential in the United States he said. Soccer. This vote comes down to one simple question: "Who can actually deliver that change?" To those of you who didn't vote for me, I'm going to work to earn your trust and your support over the next four years.

World News Two Ohio police officers killed in afternoon shooting, suspect in custody
Author: 0 Two Ohio police officers killed in afternoon shooting, suspect in custody

Police say a suspect is in custody but provided no other details. Officer Anthony Morelli is one of two officers shot and killed while responding to a call Saturday. "These were two of the best we had". Gov. John Kasich tweeted his condolences : "I am very saddened to learn of the deaths of two of my hometown police officers today".

World News Indian PM Modi makes historic visit to Palestine
Author: 0 Indian PM Modi makes historic visit to Palestine

During his historic visit, Modi will pay tribute to the UAE's heroes for their sacrifices and bravery at Wahat Al Karama in Abu Dhabi on Sunday, said the state news agency Wam citing Mridul Kumar, the outgoing joint secretary of the Gulf Region at the Ministry of External Affairs of India.

World News Israel launches heavy Syria strikes after F-16 crashes
Author: 0 Israel launches heavy Syria strikes after F-16 crashes

Israel has issued several warnings about the presence of Iranian forces in Syria. What has Israel's involvement in the Syrian war been so far? Iran's expanding clout during Syria's almost seven-year-long war, including deployments of Iran-backed forces near the Golan frontier, has raised alarm in Israel .

World News Russian Operative Offering Dirt on Trump Bilks US Spies Out of $100000
Author: 0 Russian Operative Offering Dirt on Trump Bilks US Spies Out of $100000

After months of negotiations, United States intelligence met the Russian spy in September at a Berlin TK to give him the first installment of his payment - $100,000. He'd been busted for money laundering and his only business ties were to a almost bankrupt company that sold grills to streetside sausage peddlers, according to British incorporation papers cited by the Times .

World News PM Modi meets King Abdullah II of Jordan
Author: 0 PM Modi meets King Abdullah II of Jordan

President Mahmoud Abbas bestowed the Grand Collar of the State of Palestine on Modi after the conclusion of their bilateral meeting here. If successful, the country's influence in West Asia would increase, enabling for further promotion of Indian interests in the conflict-prone region.

World News Small section of tourists 'scum of the earth', says Goa min
Author: 0 Small section of tourists 'scum of the earth', says Goa min

The Congress leader also claimed that the Goa government has lost his mind. "Fifty years back, some people were trying to merge Goa with Maharashtra, but now we are looking at a scenario where we are gobbled up from within and we will have to espouse these sentiments", he added.

World News What to Know About the Overnight Government Shutdown
Author: 0 What to Know About the Overnight Government Shutdown

After signing the plan, President Trump took to Twitter to boast about the military spending increases and exclusion of DACA protections while stating more Republicans were needed in Congress and lamenting the increase in spending on things "we do not like or need".

World News Pelosi says she's voting
Author: 0 Pelosi says she's voting "no" on budget deal, talks infrastructure plans

Her press team described it as "filibustering", although it did not technically obstruct specific legislation being passed. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of California announced she would oppose the budget measure unless the chamber's GOP leaders promised a vote on legislation to protect Dreamer immigrants who face deportation after being brought to the US illegally as children.

World News King Abdullah II of Jordan begins Pakistan visit
Author: 0 King Abdullah II of Jordan begins Pakistan visit

President Mamnoon Hussain highlighted the long-standing issues of Kashmir and Palestine, saying that they were imperative for worldwide peace and security. Before departing, the king of Jordan inspected Pakistan Air Force's JF-17 Thunder aircraft performing a spectacular flypast over the airbase. Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Thursday expressed Pakistan's unequivocal support for the just cause of Palestine and reiterated Pakistan's rejection of the United States decision of shifting ...

World News Weekend weather: Warmer temperatures and rain on the way
Author: 0 Weekend weather: Warmer temperatures and rain on the way

After a attractive day with highs in the 50s, moisture and colder air could combine to bring a wintry mix of freezing drizzle , sleet and snow to central Indiana. Thursday and last until 6 p.m. Friday , although flurries will be possible throughout Thursday afternoon leading up to the evening's snowfall. The daytime snow accumulation will be about two inches.

World News Kim Jong Un invites S. Korea's Moon to Pyongyang
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un invites S. Korea's Moon to Pyongyang

Kim Yo Jong , 30, was elected to the politburo a year ago, but remains little known outside North Korea and has not appeared much in public until now. Kim Yo Jong arrived here Friday as part of a delegation to the Olympics . Pence waited outside while Moon spoke because he was late, according to a spokesman for South Korea's presidential Blue House.

World News Scores of flights canceled as storm pummels US Midwest
Author: 0 Scores of flights canceled as storm pummels US Midwest

According to the news outlet, any county under the Winter Storm Watch could see between 5 to 10 inches of snow between Thursday and Friday night - plus any extra accumulation over the weekend as the snow fluctuates with the system moving in the area.