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Author: 0 Trump's clean bill of health inspires 'girther' movement

He also appears in photos to be much heavier than 239lbs, when you look at him in photos beside other people around the same weight. So, Trump is just one pound shy of being considered obese. The results were something the White House ― which had refused to say beforehand whether Trump would take a cognitive assessment ― was pleased to discuss, and Jackson spent almost a full hour taking questions about Trump's physical exam at Tuesday's daily briefing.

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Author: 0 Trump's doctor has "no concerns" about US President's health

A score of 26 is considered normal. That would mean Trump's BMI is 29.9, just short of the 30 cutoff that would place him in the obese BMI category. Indeed, Trump's raised cholesterol levels have prompted concerns over the president's heart health, with his weight and cholesterol suggesting he may be at increased risk for issues such as a heart attack or stroke.

World News Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweets
Author: 0 Trump signs surveillance law after confusing tweets

More: What is the Section 702 surveillance program and why should you care? "This is NOT the same FISA law that was so wrongly abused during the election", the president tweeted after signing the bill Congress passed earlier this week, reauthorizing the program for six years ahead of its midnight deadline.

World News Indian army soldiers fight fire from highly polluted lake
Author: 0 Indian army soldiers fight fire from highly polluted lake

It was the Yemlur side of Bellandur lake that caught fire on Friday afternoon. Thousands of Indian troops battled for hours a huge fire emanating from a highly polluted lake, causing panic among thousands of people in the southern city of Bangalore, the army said Saturday.

World News Trump to celebrate one-year inauguration anniversary at Mar-a-Lago gala
Author: 0 Trump to celebrate one-year inauguration anniversary at Mar-a-Lago gala

According to the White House official schedule, Trump and First Lady Melania Trump were scheduled to leave for the Sunshine State around 4:30 p.m. on Friday. "No, I don't", he said . The president has so far spent 121 days, which amounts to exactly one-third of his presidency, at his own golf courses, according to NBC.

World News Kashmir: Cross border fire kills BSF head constable, teenage girl
Author: 0 Kashmir: Cross border fire kills BSF head constable, teenage girl

All border schools who are falling up to 4 kilometers from the International Border have been put down the lid. On Monday Pakistan said four of its soldiers were killed during Indian firing along the heavily militarized Line of Control , the disputed section of the border in southern Kashmir.

World News President Trump says Sen. Durbin misrepresented discussion
Author: 0 President Trump says Sen. Durbin misrepresented discussion

The revelations, semi-denials and continuing comments have cast a pall over the White House's legislative agenda, brought the country closer to the brink of a government shutdown and sparked worldwide outrage. "So when you ask your questions please keep that in mind". The key message, the official said: Emphasize that the United States has a "deep respect" for people from Africa and that the USA relationship with any country is deeper than any one comment.

World News Trump will stay in Washington until spending bill passed, reports say
Author: 0 Trump will stay in Washington until spending bill passed, reports say

Huddled negotiations by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer in the last minutes before midnight were unsuccessful, and the US government technically ran out of money at midnight. That means if the stalemate between Democrats and Republicans leads to a shutdown, it could be a shutdown many people wouldn't notice. "I think there's a deal in the next 24 hours", he told reporters.

World News Donald Trump's exercise regimen will amaze you
Author: 0 Donald Trump's exercise regimen will amaze you

Trump and some Republicans have said the senators' agreement is insufficient. Jackson said Trump's resting heart rate was 68 and blood pressure was 122/74. I'll just say, what Senator Durbin has portrayed is a misportrayal", Cotton told Little Rock radio station KARN on Tuesday. When compared to other developed nations, America is "a shithole country", said Danielle Campoamor in an opinion piece for Newsweek .

World News Three northeastern States go to polls in February
Author: 0 Three northeastern States go to polls in February

For Meghalaya and Nagaland, the poll notification will be out on January 31, while the last date for filing nominations will be February 7. Meghalaya Assembly's tenure ends on 06th March this year while it would be 13th March and 14th March respectively for the completion of Assembly tenures in Nagaland and Tripura.

World News North Korea Is Reaching Out. Will Trump Play Ball?
Author: 0 North Korea Is Reaching Out. Will Trump Play Ball?

A seven-member North Korean team had been scheduled to visit on Saturday to check venues for the performances, the Unification Ministry previously said. The letter was addressed to Unification Minister Cho Myung-gyun. Provided that the IOC finalizes the deal, it would mark the first time the two national Olympic committees would be competing together in a single team.

World News Huge 6.5 magnitude natural disaster hits Gulf of California
Author: 0 Huge 6.5 magnitude natural disaster hits Gulf of California

It was picked up some 50 miles north-east of the town of Loreto. He added there was a small aftershock, although neither a change in sea level nor a tsunami risk is expected. The Zone is a seismic area which lies between the opening to the Gulf and Los Cabos on the southernmost tip of the Baja California peninsula, to the San Andreas fault, which runs through the USA state of California.

World News Canceled N.Korean visit to prep for Olympics 'not permanent': South Korea
Author: 0 Canceled N.Korean visit to prep for Olympics 'not permanent': South Korea

Referring to a detailed peace-making agreement between the rival countries announced Thursday by South Korea's Unification Ministry, including a joint team in the women's hockey tournament, Adams said it was "great. And the prospect of crowds from North and South Korea cheering together would be a striking contrast to the threats of war from Trump . The art troupe, named Samjiyon, includes orchestra members, singers and dancers, according to South Korean negotiators who attended ...

World News Rockets topple Wolves, Cavs hold on to edge Magic
Author: 0 Rockets topple Wolves, Cavs hold on to edge Magic

Yahoo's Shams Charania was the first to report of the Cavs' interest in the 31-year-old Kings guard. Nevertheless, he was still happy on Twitter after the win despite his performance as his Cleveland teammates have helped the team now sit third in the Eastern Conference.

Author: 0 Trump blames US Senator Durbin for blowing immigration deal

Video: Some lawmakers on January 14 denied President Trump called Haiti, El Salvador and African nations "s--hole countries", as debate over an immigration deal continues and Congress faces a government shutdown. But the comments about Haiti and African countries, which Trump has denied making, complicated negotiations further. Donald Trump saying something racist "isn't exactly news anymore", as "Saturday Night Live's" Michael Che observed.

World News Former US President Barack Obama's love story with wife Michelle Obama
Author: 0 Former US President Barack Obama's love story with wife Michelle Obama

The two celebrated a quarter of a century together on October 3, 2017. Michelle returned the favor with a very loving Instagram post to her husband and to others who wished her a happy birthday! Mr. "Happy Birthday, [Michelle Obama]", he added on the stunning throwback picture of the pair that he posted. But she eventually relented and they started dating later that summer.

World News Sen. Durbin stands by his account of President Trump's controversial remarks
Author: 0 Sen. Durbin stands by his account of President Trump's controversial remarks

President Donald Trump is defending himself anew against accusations that he is racist, this time after recent disparaging comments about Haiti and African nations. "The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough, but this was not the language used". If not, why should we use " shithole countries" to refer to developing countries, or even countries mired in war? "So there we go".

World News White House appears to confirm Donald Trump 's***hole countries' comments
Author: 0 White House appears to confirm Donald Trump 's***hole countries' comments

Trump last week rejected an immigration deal drafted by a bipartisan group of senators. A member of Trump's camp said the president spent Thursday evening contacting friends and advisers to see how they felt about his remarks. Trump used the racial slur "sh*thole" to refer to Haiti and African nations during a meeting in which both Republican and Democratic officials were getting together to discuss the issue of immigration in order to determine whether or not they could work out ...

World News Soccer legend Pele is hospitalized after collapsing from exhaustion
Author: 0 Soccer legend Pele is hospitalized after collapsing from exhaustion

Brazilian football legend Pele has been rushed to hospital after collapsing in his homeland due to "severe exhaustion" on Thursday. The FWA had already concluded plans to host a dinner In order to honour him. In addition, he underwent hip surgery in November 2012. Pele wowed the NY crowds during his time with the Cosmos at the end of his playing career.

Author: 0 Can the US Still Go to War During a Government Shutdown?

Schumer told reporters afterward that progress had been made, but there's no deal yet. Who will the American public blame is the wrong question to ask, senior commentator Jake Novak says on CNBC because history shows they won't take it out on anyone on Election Day.

World News Shut down the shutdown
Author: 0 Shut down the shutdown

The Central Texas Veterans Health Care System will continue to operate through advanced appropriations should a partisan battle between Democrats and Republicans in Congress force a government shutdown at 12 a.m. National parks will close and agencies who handle passports will be affected. Visitors who come to our nation's capital will find war memorials and open air parks open to the public.

World News Catherine Pugh, Baltimore mayor, replaces Kevin Davis, police commissioner
Author: 0 Catherine Pugh, Baltimore mayor, replaces Kevin Davis, police commissioner

That includes the homicide rate , as well as a 2016 Justice Department report that found Baltimore police had long engaged in racial bias against African-Americans. Mayor Pugh said she would ask the City Council to approve DeSousa permanently. "As I have made clear, reducing violence and restoring the confidence of our citizens in their police officers is my highest priority", said Pugh.

World News 3 killed, 6 injured in boat explosion in Calvert City, Kentucky
Author: 0 3 killed, 6 injured in boat explosion in Calvert City, Kentucky

Kentucky State Police say a preliminary investigation into a boat explosion on the Tennessee River Friday found an explosion resulted in a flash flare and subsequent small fire inside the tug boat. The US Coast Guard was called to the scene for a water search and KSP says an investigator with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration is expected to arrive later in the day.

Author: 0 PM Karen Karapetyan to attend Davos World Economic Forum

But she will not meet US President Donald Trump . Both the countries are set to participate in the WEF annual meet. "The Davos platform is critical for South Africa, not only to profile South Africa but to also showcase our continent as a whole".

World News Martin O'Neill has
Author: 0 Martin O'Neill has "agreed terms" on a new deal with Ireland

We've always had an open, a very honest relationship. While Delaney said he didn't want to discuss the details of contracts, he did suggest that had the manager left for Stoke City - and even though no new contract had been signed with the FAI at that point - the latter would still have been due compensation.

World News White House Doctor: President Trump Physically, Mentally Fit For Office
Author: 0 White House Doctor: President Trump Physically, Mentally Fit For Office

Jackson said he is also pressing Trump - who at 6-foot-3 and 239 pounds is just below the official label of obese - to eat better and abandon his largely sedentary life for one that includes exercise. "The president is mentally very sharp", Jackson said. Obtained by Politico in 2016, Trump's NY identification also states he's 6 feet 2. Dr Jackson said: "He's more enthusiastic about the diet part than the exercise part, but we're going to do both".

Author: 0 White House doctor: Trump is medically fit to serve

Ronny Jackson , who was appointed by President Barack Obama in 2013, said that he wasn't planning on giving the commander-in-chief any cognitive tests. Despite Dr. Jackson's expansive medical on President Trump , the results have sparked what is sure to be a growing movement: Girtherism. Jackson said he didn't feel the test was necessary.