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Author: 0 'Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented what was said' at DACA meeting

It's not like we've lacked for clues. It's possible to support "merit-based immigration" as a way to affirmatively select each individual allowed to settle in the U.S., and oppose forms of immigration - including family-based migration, humanitarian migration, and the diversity visa - that have any criteria other than an individual's accomplishments.

World News We want immigrants 'from everywhere' to come to US
Author: 0 We want immigrants 'from everywhere' to come to US

He said he talks to Trump daily, and didn't feel he even needed the test . Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of SC, one of the six senators in the meeting with Trump on Thursday, supported Durbin's account. Ranit Mishori, professor of family medicine at Georgetown University, who performs these types of routine physicals. DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee.

Author: 0 Arizona Group Again Helping Immigrants Renew DACA Status

Martinez, who is married to a US citizen and has three American sons, said she has no memory of her home country and wouldn't know what to do if she returned. Trump has denied he used the phrase. Both now dispute the account of the only Democrat in the meeting, Sen. On ABC's "This Week", Perdue told host George Stephanopoulos, "I'm telling you he did not use that word, George, and I'm telling you it is a gross misrepresentation".

World News Australian Open 2018 - Novak Djokovic vs Gael Monfils Preview
Author: 0 Australian Open 2018 - Novak Djokovic vs Gael Monfils Preview

I'm happy I didn't have to go from night to day, I'm happy to play in the same rhythm". She opened the year by winning four singles matches at the Hopman Cup, where Germany lost the final to Switzerland, and won the Sydney International last week for her first title since the 2016 U.S.

World News More than a dozen hurt after auto drives into crowds at Copacabana
Author: 0 More than a dozen hurt after auto drives into crowds at Copacabana

Initial reports claim an eight-month-old baby has been killed and at least 15 people injured, according to the Daily Mail . Multiple people are understood to have been injured after the vehicle hit people on Copacabana Beach. Police have arrested the driver, who told them he had not been drinking but had lost control of his auto. "We do not have a reaction at a time like this.

World News Entire China could soon be within India's N-strike zone
Author: 0 Entire China could soon be within India's N-strike zone

The most-advanced missile of the Agni series was sacked a canister launcher, mounted on a mobile platform, at about 9.53 am. Some of the other countries who have the ICBM capabilities include- US, Russia, UK, China, Israel, North Korea and France.

Author: 0 'I'm not a racist': Trump defends himself, denies making vulgar comments

Two other Republican senators at the Oval Office meeting, who days ago said they could not recall the president's comments , seemed to sharpen their memory. Q Mr. President, did you say that you want more people to come in from Norway? "Shithole? Thought they said he was so impressed with us just last September?" Paul said he is willing to compromise on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, but "we do have to have rules that we do enforce" when it comes to immigration.

World News Supreme Court blocks order to redraw NC congressional districts
Author: 0 Supreme Court blocks order to redraw NC congressional districts

U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts on Thursday stayed the decision of a lower court ordering North Carolina lawmakers to redraw the state's congressional districts by next week. The candidate filing period is scheduled to start February 12 in North Carolina. "This fight is far from over", said Bob Phillips, executive director of Common Cause North Carolina.

World News Ted Cruz opens the door to bombing North Korea
Author: 0 Ted Cruz opens the door to bombing North Korea

Foreign ministers and representatives from 20 countries say they agree to continue pressuring North Korea toward denuclearization. "We all share the same view that it is time for North Korea to come to the table and let's negotiate a complete denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula".

World News Gov. Cuomo announces $27000 grant for sign at Fulton County airport
Author: 0 Gov. Cuomo announces $27000 grant for sign at Fulton County airport

The state Department of Taxation and Finance on Wednesday issued a preliminary plan for instituting a payroll tax that would help NY wage earners avoid paying state income tax. McMahon, research director for Albany's Empire Center a fiscally conservative watchdog group, said in an email. Instead, they wish Cuomo would spend more time creating a more business- and tax-friendly state.

World News New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady suffers hand injury
Author: 0 New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady suffers hand injury

The bad (?) news: He was wearing gloves on both hands. Since 1975, when the National Football League began giving home field advantage to the teams that finished with the best record in the regular season, just 24 of the NFC's top seeds made the Super Bowl , while 23 from the AFC got there.

World News Trump tells press he's 'the least racist person you have ever interviewed'
Author: 0 Trump tells press he's 'the least racist person you have ever interviewed'

President Donald Trump promised that his administration is "working on it" as he faced a flurry of questions Wednesday about discussions to reach an immigration deal and fund the government. Trump last week rejected an immigration deal drafted by a bipartisan group of senators. He also questioned the need to admit more Haitians to the U.S., according to people who were briefed on the conversation but were not authorised to describe the meeting publicly.

World News UAE submits note to United Nations on Qatar's threat
Author: 0 UAE submits note to United Nations on Qatar's threat

Bahrain yesterday refuted the allegations made by Qatar that military aircraft belonging to the United Arab Emirates violated its airspace. The UAE said on Monday that Qatari air force jets had intercepted two UAE civilian aircraft on routine commercial flights to Bahrain.

World News Hurt In Crash Involving Greyhound Bus Headed To Nashville
Author: 0 Hurt In Crash Involving Greyhound Bus Headed To Nashville

Only one lane is open on Interstate 65 southbound, because of the wreck. KSP said the snow- and ice-covered road did play a factor in the crashes. The investigation of this incident is being led by KSP Trooper Justin Rountree, who was assisted on the scene by the Upton, Bonnieville and Munfordville fire departments, KSP Post 4, Commercial Vehicle Enforcement, Barren-Metcalfe County Emergency Medical Services, Hart County EMS and Hardin County EMS.

World News Zimbabwe opposition leader dies in helicopter crash in New Mexico
Author: 0 Zimbabwe opposition leader dies in helicopter crash in New Mexico

The crash killed five and injured a sixth person aboard. One dead later on the scene and the other passed on the way to the healing center, a public statement by the New Mexico State Police said. Raton is 175 miles upper east of Albuquerque. However, they did not know the location of the crash. The sole survivor is said to have suffered serious injuries in the crash.

World News Doctor: Trump 'fit for office,' could improve diet, exercise
Author: 0 Doctor: Trump 'fit for office,' could improve diet, exercise

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Jackson will attend her briefing Tuesday to provide a more complete readout on Trump's physical health. The two men initially said publicly that they could not recall what the president said. "There is no indication whatsoever that he has any cognitive issues".

Author: 0 Trump's 'overall health is excellent' says doctor, weight loss a goal

Trump is accused of using a vulgarity to describe African nations and questioning why to allow more immigrants from Haiti, rather than countries like Norway. Five days ago, President Donald Trump and a handful of congressional leaders got together to hash out the particulars of a bipartisan immigration deal.

World News US government shutdown looms amid immigration battle
Author: 0 US government shutdown looms amid immigration battle

It also does not include Democrats' demand to protect immigrants brought here illegally when they were children. Dreamers are young people whose parents brought them into the USA illegally as children. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is playing a game with Republicans and Trump , she continued. Trump said in another tweet that described Mexico as "now rated the most unsafe country in the world".

World News Trump supports short-term US government funding bill -White House
Author: 0 Trump supports short-term US government funding bill -White House

He says he hopes that doesn't happen. "I would hope we'd have something everybody has agreed to", Leahy said. Democrats have given ground on immigration, he said, and a deal is within reach. With the threat of a shutdown looming, some senators began to discuss the possibility of a series of short one- or two-day extensions to allow negotiations to continue without stopping government operations.

World News Winter storm brings snow to various parts of the country
Author: 0 Winter storm brings snow to various parts of the country

The airport's website showed wait times of less than 15 minutes at security checkpoints Thursday morning. "If it was New England and it snowed every day, I think the assumptions would be a little bit different", he said. MARTA buses on Thursday were also offering limited service on major roads and those serving medical facilities. In Atlanta, temperatures remained below freezing until midday.

World News Bannon Strikes Deal With Mueller to Avoid Grand Jury
Author: 0 Bannon Strikes Deal With Mueller to Avoid Grand Jury

Bannon's refusal to answer the committee's questions Tuesday spurred lawmakers to issue and serve an immediate subpoena on Bannon to compel his appearance and testimony . But sources told Fox News Wednesday that Bannon had reached an agreement to interview with Mueller's team instead. He said the committee expects to have Bannon return for more questioning.

Author: 0 Japan, Australia push for defence pact amid tension

It is widely seen created to urge China to rein in its growing assertiveness in the sea. Japanese media has framed a push for a "visiting forces agreement" between Australia and Japan, to allow military training exchanges, as a move to bolster regional security in the face of North Korean aggression and Chinese assertiveness in the South China Sea.

World News 7 new stats that blow up leftist narratives on abortion
Author: 0 7 new stats that blow up leftist narratives on abortion

A slim 51 percent majority of respondents describe their abortion position as "pro-choice", with 44 percent responding "pro-life", and four percent unsure. Interestingly, 25 percent of Democrats surveyed called themselves pro-life, as did 41 percent of independents. In contrast, 59 percent of pro-life Americans believe that life begins at conception.