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Rocket lands in Indian Embassy in Kabul Rocket lands in Indian Embassy in Kabul
- January 16, 2018

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has confirmed that a rocket landed in the premises of Indian Embassy , causing minor damages to the building. No fire or casualties. "The Embassy was not impacted and all staff are safe and accounted for". The deadliest attack by far took place in July 2008 when two Indian diplomats and two Indian security personnel were killed in a vehicle bomb explosion. (more...)
New White House Talking Points on Immigration New White House Talking Points on Immigration
- January 16, 2018

The initiative also proposes to allot $30 billion for the construction of a controversial wall on the United States border with Mexico and do away with the visa lottery programme, which benefits citizens of countries who have a low number of immigrants to the US. (more...)
S. Africa, Ghana summon United States diplomats after Trump remark S. Africa, Ghana summon United States diplomats after Trump remark
- January 16, 2018

President Donald Trump says a program to protect immigrants brought into the us illegally as children is " probably dead ". He tweeted earlier on Sunday that the existing programme would "probably" be discontinued. Donald Trump has denied that he is racist, after a row broke out over his alleged use of the word "shithole" to describe African nations. Asked on Sunday on whether he thought the comments had made it harder to achieve any immigration deal, Mr Trump responded: "Have you seen ... (more...)
Wind Chill Advisory for Parts of WNY Wind Chill Advisory for Parts of WNY
- January 16, 2018

Highs occur early this morning, we'll end the day with temperatures in the teens with subzero chills and gusts to 30 miles per hour. Wednesday's high is forecast at 21 degrees. "Motorists should not travel unless absolutely necessary", the Illinois State Police said Monday. Town officials advise motorists, when approaching operating salt vehicles, to stay at least 100 feet behind the equipment and not try to pass. (more...)
Called a Racist, Trump Threatens to Kill DACA Talks
- January 16, 2018

He elaborated on the way to dinner Sunday night with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., saying Democrats "don't want to help the DACA people". The comment was "clearly" racist , said Ebba Kalondo, spokeswoman for AU chief Moussa Faki. "I hope we can move beyond that". Additionally, after degrading the people of those countries, he added that he preferred immigrants from nations like "Norway". (more...)
Princess Charlotte likes to look after older brother George, Queen says Princess Charlotte likes to look after older brother George, Queen says
- January 16, 2018

The light-hearted comments echo the sentiments of Princess Charlotte's mother, the Duchess of Cambridge, who previous year declared that the toddler was "the one in charge". 'She said it was like that with Princess Charlotte and Prince George '. Charlotte's recent first-day-of-school pics were an adorable reminder of just how quickly the little royal is growing up. (more...)
Trump denies he's racist as Americans honour King
- January 16, 2018

The corner is across the bridge that leads to Mar-a-Lago. It's also been nearly 50 years since his April assassination, the anniversary of that tragic day in Memphis when the hope he inspired - hope for equality, fuller lives and a better way forward - became too much for hatemongers to bear. (more...)
Loss of Zuma satellite to affect Elon Musk's major plans for 2018 Loss of Zuma satellite to affect Elon Musk's major plans for 2018
- January 16, 2018

Then, in an updated statement on Tuesday morning, SpaceX President Gwynne Shotwell reaffirmed that its Falcon 9 rocket "did everything correctly" during the launch from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. Defense company Northrop Grumman requested the launch in behalf of the government, further casting a veil of secrecy on the missions. " Extreme weather slowed operations, but Falcon 9 and the Zuma spacecraft are healthy and go for launch", said Space X on January 7. (more...)
Outraged African countries seek Trump's apology Outraged African countries seek Trump's apology
- January 16, 2018

NC Donald Trump has denied he is racist Related articles No, no, I'm not a racist . Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) said in an interview with ABC's This Week on Sunday of Trump , "I think he is a racist ". "Like other nations that have merit-based immigration, President Trump is fighting for permanent solutions that make our country stronger by welcoming those who can contribute to our society, grow our economy and assimilate into our great nation", Shah said. (more...)
Egypt's Sisi denies conspiring against Sudan, Ethiopia Egypt's Sisi denies conspiring against Sudan, Ethiopia
- January 16, 2018

The latest tensions have sparked between Sudan and Egypt after the former signed an agreement to temporarily hand over the Red Sea island of Suakin to Turkey. Ghandour said he discussed with Gebeyehu bilateral relations and coordination between the two countries on regional and worldwide issues. The Egyptian President stressed the ultimate goal of his government is to construct and develop Egypt, saying they wouldn't carry out any other objectives. (more...)
"I am not a racist": Trump responds to reported "sh*thole" comment
- January 16, 2018

Mr. Trump's comments were met with widespread consternation in Africa , with an African Union spokeswoman saying the body was "frankly alarmed". He called immigration "a legislative branch issue, not an executive branch issue" and said that the focus should be putting pressure on Congress. (more...)
Palestinians to 'Slap Back' for Trump Jerusalem Move, Abbas Says Palestinians to 'Slap Back' for Trump Jerusalem Move, Abbas Says
- January 16, 2018

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas slammed on Sunday the peace deal proposed by US President Donald Trump , calling it "a slap on the face". While welcomed in Israel, Trump's declaration was met with anger by Palestinians, with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas saying the USA was no longer an honest broker in peace talks and the Gaza-based terror group Hamas calling for an intifada, or violent uprising. (more...)
Mississippi State student section trolls Auburn basketball with UCF chant Mississippi State student section trolls Auburn basketball with UCF chant
- January 16, 2018

Mississippi State (13-4, 1-3) went into the break leading 35-24, which marked the Tigers' largest halftime deficit this season - one more than what it faced against the Rebels - and lowest first-half point total. Brown led the way with 23 points, 15 of which came in the second half. That first half saw Weatherspoon and junior forward Aric Holman lead the team offensively with help from freshman guard Nick Weatherspoon and sophomore Lamar Peters. (more...)
Drunken wrong-way driver slammed into patrol vehicle on I-95 Drunken wrong-way driver slammed into patrol vehicle on I-95
- January 16, 2018

Connecticut State Police report that today, Monday, December 15 at approximately 12:48 am, they received numerous calls regarding a vehicle that was driving the wrong way on 1-95. According to police, Trooper Santiago made contact with Steen and established that she was not injured. They say she admitted she was drinking and thought she was in New Jersey . (more...)
Glasgow Rangers to complete very shrewd loan deal, medical today Glasgow Rangers to complete very shrewd loan deal, medical today
- January 16, 2018

Cummings is believed to be in Glasgow as he prepares to complete a deal. The 22-year-old made a promising start to his career in the East Midlands under former Ibrox boss Mark Warburton by scoring on his debut during a 2-1 EFL Cup win over Shrewsbury Town. (more...)
Netanyahu, Moshe to visit Nariman House Netanyahu, Moshe to visit Nariman House
- January 16, 2018

A formal announcement on the setting up of the memorial will be made during the Mumbai visit of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu this week. This visit for Moshe is very emotional and sensitive as he lost his parents here. "This will be Moshe's first visit to the Nariman House in over nine years", Rosenberg told PTI over phone from Israel. (more...)
One Very Lost Wallaby Stuffed Up Sydney Harbour Bridge's Early AM Traffic One Very Lost Wallaby Stuffed Up Sydney Harbour Bridge's Early AM Traffic
- January 16, 2018

Traffic controllers monitored the wallaby as it hopped over to lane one and exited on to the Cahill Expressway before making its way past Circular Quay to the Conservatorium of Music , police said. "I thought 'No, no way do you see a kangaroo in the city like that", she said. "It was just standing there minding its own business with a police auto there with flashing lights and everything", he said. (more...)
Missing Pravin Togadia found in unconscious state, hospitalised Missing Pravin Togadia found in unconscious state, hospitalised
- January 16, 2018

Togadia said after he was taken to the hospital. According to Crime Branch sources of Ahmedabad Police, Mr Togadia fainted due to Hypoglycemia (low sugar levels).The firebrand VHP leader, who went missing at around 1045 hrs, has been admitted to Chandramani Hospital. (more...)
U.S. to 'Carefully' Review GM Request on Autonomous Car: Chao U.S. to 'Carefully' Review GM Request on Autonomous Car: Chao
- January 16, 2018

Bills in Congress to speed the introduction of self-driving cars do not include commercial trucks. Speaking during the Detroit Auto Show, she said the government is set to issue third set of voluntary guidelines for self-driving cars this summer, the Detroit News reported late on Sunday. (more...)
California police discover 13 'emaciated' siblings imprisoned in family home California police discover 13 'emaciated' siblings imprisoned in family home
- January 16, 2018

On further investigation, they learned that seven of the "children" were actually adults, ranging in age from 18 to 29. Responding officers initially believed the "slightly emaciated" girl was only 10 years old until she provided her age. (more...)
Stricken tanker leaves 16km-long oil slick in East China Sea Stricken tanker leaves 16km-long oil slick in East China Sea
- January 16, 2018

Black smoke was still billowing from the site, the Japan Coast Guard said yesterday. The search and rescue effort was canceled and a cleanup operation began after a fire on the sea surface was finally extinguished on Monday, state broadcaster CCTV reported. (more...)
Black Lightning cast on pulling source material from the comics Black Lightning cast on pulling source material from the comics
- January 16, 2018

Eager to reconcile with Lynn and fix their marriage, Jefferson nevertheless secretly reaches out to his mentor, Peter (James Remar - the show's lone white character), who runs a haberdashery shop as a front and urges Black Lightning to once again don the costume kept in storage and clean up the streets. (more...)
Poppi Worthington Was Sexually Abused Before She Died, Coroner Rules Poppi Worthington Was Sexually Abused Before She Died, Coroner Rules
- January 16, 2018

It is the second time an inquest has been held into Poppi's death. No-one has been prosecuted in connection with Poppi's death. The diaper that Poppi was wearing, along with her bottoms, were never recovered after her death, noted the Guardian . (more...)
Several dead in operation to arrest rogue Venezuela pilot Óscar Pérez Several dead in operation to arrest rogue Venezuela pilot Óscar Pérez
- January 16, 2018

Perez said officers were firing at the group and wanted to kill him instead of permitting his surrender. President Nicolas Maduro's left wing government has described Perez as a "fanatic, extremist terrorist". After declaring the start of their fight against the government, the attackers disappeared. The country was rocked by violent protests a year ago in response to a deepening economic crisis and the government's crackdown on democracy . (more...)
Antwerp explosion: Residential building collapses after blast injuring 'at least five' Antwerp explosion: Residential building collapses after blast injuring 'at least five'
- January 16, 2018

Antwerp police have said that the explosion is not terror related and is believed to have been caused by a gas leak. Belgium has been on high alert since deadly suicide bombings in 2016, as well as a wave of Islamist attacks across Europe. (more...)
UAE violated our airspace, says Qatar UAE violated our airspace, says Qatar
- January 16, 2018

A source in Abu Dhabi told Ali al-Naimi, editor of an online news website that heads the education department in the emirate of Abu Dhabi , that Sheikh Abdullah had moved to UAE at his own request because he feared for his safety in Qatar. (more...)
Stephen Colbert laughs at people buying wrong Fire and Fury book
- January 16, 2018

That's a lot of qualification and obfuscation before the reader has even delved deep into the meat of the book, and there is no doubt that there are moments in Fire and Fury that quite simply don't ring true or have been subsequently refuted through dates and the diaries of some of the players. (more...)
GOP Rep. on Trump's vulgar remarks: 'I can't defend the indefensible'
- January 16, 2018

Asked what he thinks about people who think he is racist, Mr Trump said , "No, No". Rather, they are encouraged to listen and acknowledge the countries' concerns. "No more Lotteries! #AMERICA FIRST", he tweeted. "Frankly, I want to just make sure that everyone knows that I don't know if those comments would've been made if I were actually in the room", she said. (more...)
Traders Secrets on Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY), Apache Corporation
- January 16, 2018

Stephens Inc. AR now owns 10,675 shares of the energy company's stock worth $512,000 after buying an additional 1,586 shares in the last quarter. Another trade for 2,800 shares valued at $2.67 million was sold by WILKE JEFFREY A. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 45,285 shares in the company, valued at $2,627,435.70. (NYSE:RSG). Johnson Fin Incorporated has 14,468 shares. (more...)
I'm not racist, Trump says after 'shithole countries' remark I'm not racist, Trump says after 'shithole countries' remark
- January 16, 2018

He insisted the White House was "ready, willing and able to make a deal on DACA". "I'm the least racist person you will ever interview", as he was entering Trump International Golf Course. But Senator Dick Durbin stood by claims, and said that Trump had used "hate-filled, vile and racist" language during the meeting. On Friday, in the immediate aftermath, he had said he could not recall the conversation. (more...)

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