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Colorado Springs police on scene of an active shooter situation Colorado Springs police on scene of an active shooter situation
- January 20, 2018

It also asks residents to contact 911 if they see anything suspicious. The police are looking for a Caucasian make in his 30s, about 6' tall, wearing a gray hoodie and light blue jeans. Police say a third man in the group left with them, and one of the people in the vehicle fired at least two shots while speeding away. No officers were injured, and it isn't clear if police returned fire. (more...)
Trump muddles GOP shutdown plan with confusing tweet about children's health insurance Trump muddles GOP shutdown plan with confusing tweet about children's health insurance
- January 20, 2018

The Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), which has been without permanent funding since October, is at the center of a looming government shutdown in Washington, D.C. CHIP appears to have the support to pass easily if it were just a stand-alone bill, but so far, Republican leaders aren't proposing that. "I am a strong supporter of preserving the protections afforded by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and I encourage Congress to continue working to negotiate ... (more...)
The Breakdown in Trust That Could Shut Down the Government The Breakdown in Trust That Could Shut Down the Government
- January 20, 2018

Republicans say it will be Democrats because they withheld their votes. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said: "My Democratic colleagues' demands on illegal immigration, at the behest of their far-left base, have crowded out all other important business". (more...)
House passes short-term spending bill, Senate fight erupts House passes short-term spending bill, Senate fight erupts
- January 20, 2018

Meanwhile, some Republican senators have said they already intend to vote against it because they believe the short-term funding will harm the military. The deadline to avert the first shutdown since 2013 is midnight Friday. In a morning tweet , Mr. Trump accused Democrats of holding up the measure over immigration. (more...)
Russians to get 'neutral' gray, red uniforms for Olympics Russians to get 'neutral' gray, red uniforms for Olympics
- January 20, 2018

Only Russian athletes with a clean history will be able to compete in PyeongChang, under the Olympic flag and as an "Olympic Athlete from Russia". With the exception of one athlete, Russian Federation was barred from track-and-field events and weightlifting at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, but it was allowed to field teams in other sports. (more...)
Head of hugely popular N. Korea girl band to visit S. Korea Head of hugely popular N. Korea girl band to visit S. Korea
- January 20, 2018

It was not immediately known whether the visit by the advance team was permanently canceled or postponed. Having recently declared itself a nuclear state in the face of intense economic sanctions and USA military pressure, North Korea said it succeeded only because its defense industry was self-built and armed with "an anti-imperialist class consciousness". (more...)
Winter Storm Watch Issued for 19 Minn. Counties, Twin Cities Included Winter Storm Watch Issued for 19 Minn. Counties, Twin Cities Included
- January 20, 2018

In Salt Lake County the National Weather Service says snow accumulations between 4-7 inches of snow are possible through Saturday , with mountainous areas receiving as many as 14 inches. WHERE.Portions of southeast Minnesota into north-central Wisconsin. The falling and blowing snow will reduce visibility to below a half mile at times, and open areas could experience near-blizzard conditions. (more...)
Union membership remained steady in 2017. The trend may not hold Union membership remained steady in 2017. The trend may not hold
- January 20, 2018

Iowa saw the biggest one-year loss in union membership, from 8.9 to 7 percent, while Minnesota and IL saw gains of 1 and 0.5 points respectively. "It's no surprise that they value unions - as the Bureau of Labor Statistics' annual report shows, union workers earn considerably more on average than their non-union peers", Saunders said. (more...)
USA lawmakers race to avoid government shutdown USA lawmakers race to avoid government shutdown
- January 20, 2018

Still, officials said the president has been working the phones trying to avert one. "Let's fund the government for a full month so we can actually get something done" and negotiate other issues including immigration, he said. They say last-minute negotiations were disrupted Thursday by an early morning tweet from President Trump that appeared to undermine the GOP strategy to include CHIP funding to attract Democratic votes. (more...)
President Trump addresses March for Life, pledges to fight 'permissive' abortion laws President Trump addresses March for Life, pledges to fight 'permissive' abortion laws
- January 20, 2018

It has to change". "Today, I am honored and proud to be the first president to stand with you at the White House to address the 45th March for Life ", President Trump said. "They don't give them the best options - abortion is not the best option", she said. Still, some pro-life Catholics were unhappy with Mr. Trump's video appearance at the March. (more...)
Bank of America (BAC) Earning Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Finds
- January 20, 2018

Daniel Lascano increased its stake in Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd (BABA) by 9.2% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy" on Wednesday, December 6. Macguire Cheswick And Tuttle Inv Counsel Llc accumulated 74,363 shares. Endurance Wealth Management Inc, which manages about $847.31 million and $603.19 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Spdr Bloomberg Barclays Short Term Corporate Bond Etf (SCPB) by 88,025 ... (more...)
Doctor says Trump has incredible genes Doctor says Trump has incredible genes
- January 20, 2018

When pressed about Trump's unhealthy eating habits (12 Diet Cokes per day and copious amounts of fast food), Dr. Jackson said , "I don't think he does that anymore", but assured reporters that he (along with the first lady) would be encouraging him to eat healthier meals. (more...)
Egypt's Sisi confirms he will seek second term as president Egypt's Sisi confirms he will seek second term as president
- January 20, 2018

Egypt is set to hold a presidential vote on 26-28 March, with a run-off on 24-26 April. Candidates must register between January 20 and 29. El-Sissi has since overseen a harsh crackdown on the opposition, jailing thousands of Islamists along with hundreds of secular activists including prominent figures from the 2011 uprising that toppled the regime of longtime autocrat Hosni Mubarak. (more...)
North Korea last-minute cancels planned trip to South North Korea last-minute cancels planned trip to South
- January 20, 2018

Hyon's delegation was for the goal of inspecting facilities for the performance of the 140-member Samjiyon Orchestra, which the two Koreas have agreed will perform during the PyeongChang Winter Olympics in both Seoul and Gangnueng. The art performances during the PyeongChang Games, if held, would be the first North Korean performances in South Korea since 2002, when Pyongyang sent a cohort of 30 singers and dancers from several music and performance groups to Seoul for a joint event. (more...)
US Stock Market Behind President Trump on Government Shutdown US Stock Market Behind President Trump on Government Shutdown
- January 20, 2018

Perino then asked Cotton about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), which provides legal protections to so-called Dreamers, immigrants who were brought to the USA illegally as children. Since at least three Republicans and many more Democrats announced they would vote against the House-passed plan, its chance of clearing the Senate looked dim entering Friday. (more...)
Antonio Guterres: War with North Korea is avoidable Antonio Guterres: War with North Korea is avoidable
- January 20, 2018

Russian officials may be more concerned about USA deployment of strategic assets to Asia than they are focused on increasing pressure on North Korea. Many other countries have adopted measures in addition to United Nations sanctions, including economic sanctions and the expulsion of North Korean diplomats. (more...)
Charlotte has winter weather advisory in effect. When could snow start? Charlotte has winter weather advisory in effect. When could snow start?
- January 20, 2018

Despite the likelihood of us not seeing a significant amount of snow, sleet or ice, travel Monday night and Tuesday morning could still turn very hard because of how cold it's going to get. There will be a chance of sleet/snow north of Hwy20 with accumulations not likely greater than two or three-tenths of an inch. Wednesday Afternoon: Snow tapering off to flurries by early afternoon with highs in the mid 30's. (more...)
Cavaliers hang on to beat Magic, 104-103, after having huge lead Cavaliers hang on to beat Magic, 104-103, after having huge lead
- January 20, 2018

We got to figure it out [still]. His offensive numbers are arguably more important than any other point guard since his numbers make up for his inability to guard other players due to his short stature. He says the Cavs would have interest in playing Hill either as a starter at either guard position, or as a reserve player. The league does not plan to televise the draft. (more...)
McConnell says he is optimistic Senate will approve stop-gap funding bill McConnell says he is optimistic Senate will approve stop-gap funding bill
- January 20, 2018

But despite mostly staff meetings, word of progress was scarce, even as government funding runs out at the end of the week and Democrats have demanded a DACA resolution before another funding extension. There are several proposals floating around Congress to deal with people who have avoided deportation under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program , which the Trump Administration announced last fall it would wind down. (more...)
As South Korea counts down to Olympics, a ghost ski resort festers As South Korea counts down to Olympics, a ghost ski resort festers
- January 20, 2018

Lost in the many US media freak-outs over this tweet , but probably looming large in the strictly controlled imaginations of Rodong Sinmun editors, is that Trump was specifically mocking a comment from North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. (more...)
Parents Accused Of Holding 13 Children Captive Set To Appear In Court Parents Accused Of Holding 13 Children Captive Set To Appear In Court
- January 20, 2018

Sharon Ontiveros stopped by the house with her 3-year-old granddaughter, who left a stuffed animal on the walkway. "Over the years, the Lord knows what happened". According to Hestrin, all the children were severely malnourished and exhibiting signs of muscle wasting. The female Maltese-mix dogs, one white and one black, are each about one-year-old. (more...)
Which Direction is Jack Henry & Associates, Inc
- January 20, 2018

The SI to Jack Henry & Associates Incorporated's float is 3.03%. The stock increased 0.70% or $0.9 during the last trading session, reaching $130.35. (NASDAQ:JKHY) now stands at 81.63. (NASDAQ:JKHY) on Sunday, September 17 with "Hold" rating. (NASDAQ:JKHY) for 288 shares. On Sunday, September 17 the stock rating was maintained by Robert W. (more...)
Rick Scott schedules execution for Florida inmate convicted of killing UWF student Rick Scott schedules execution for Florida inmate convicted of killing UWF student
- January 20, 2018

On January 11, 1993, Branch attacked Morris as she walked to her vehicle in the campus parking lot of the University of West Florida. Investigators said he sexually battered and strangled her to death. Branch then left Morris' body in a shallow grave and stole her auto to flee the state. Branch was also convicted for sexually assaulting another woman in Florida 10 days before Morris was killed. (more...)
N.Korea cancels sending advance team for orchestra N.Korea cancels sending advance team for orchestra
- January 20, 2018

South Korea's Unification Ministry said North Korea didn't explain why it was "suspending" the two-day visit by the seven-member advance team that it proposed just hours earlier through a cross-border communication channel. Hyon attended the inter-Korean dialogue held Monday as North Korea's vice chief delegate. North Korea has canceled plans to send an advance team to the south. (more...)
MP note printing press official held for stealing MP note printing press official held for stealing
- January 20, 2018

He was watched through CCTV footage since Thursday. Around 8am, CISF personnel noticed Verma discreetly keeping something in an empty wooden box. CISF has recovered Rs 26 lakh was recovered from his office drawer and another Rs 64 lakh was recovered from his residence, in the denomination of Ra 500 and Rs 200. (more...)
US Government shutdown looms amid immigration battle US Government shutdown looms amid immigration battle
- January 20, 2018

After Republicans spent most of Thursday scrambling to wrangle enough votes in the House to pass a bill that not only keeps the government's lights on but also reauthorizes the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for six years, House Freedom Caucus members (a group of around 30 staunch conservative lawmakers) came together to push the bill over the finish line in the lower chamber. (more...)
Exercise? I get more than people think, Trump says Exercise? I get more than people think, Trump says
- January 20, 2018

Trump has said he'll end the program on March 5 unless Congress can come up with a fix. "He's very sharp. He's very articulate when he speaks to me", said Jackson, who works in close proximity to the president. Aside from his weight, Trump's cardiac health is excellent for his age (Trump is the oldest President to ever assume office). Trump even demonstrated above-average exercise capacity despite his famous aversion to physical activity other than golf, Jackson said. (more...)
Trump's doctor upbeat on him finishing term
- January 20, 2018

Haley didn't mention anything about Trump's reported remarks in a tweet about her visit. "Norway is a predominantly white country, isn't it?" he asked, rhetorically. "I can just say what was described in the meeting I had was identical to what was reported later in the news", Flake said. Many people across the world sought to condemn Mr Trump , with the United Nations saying: "There is no other word one can use but "racist". (more...)
President Trump has common form of heart disease President Trump has common form of heart disease
- January 20, 2018

The fast-food-loving Trump praised Jackson , who has served as a physician to previous presidents, but seemed wary of taking the not-so-subtle suggestion to use the White House's exercise facilities. It even sparked the hashtag #GirtherMovement - a dig at earlier "Birther Movement" conspiracy theorists including Trump who claimed Barack Obama was not born in America. (more...)
Former Barack Obama Staffers Defend Donald Trump Doctor Ronny Jackson Former Barack Obama Staffers Defend Donald Trump Doctor Ronny Jackson
- January 20, 2018

A physical examination of the United States president has declared him to be in great physical shape. Brzezinski said Wednesday. "I mean, I don't understand why the DHS secretary couldn't sit there and say by all estimations he said it". Dr. Jackson has been a physician to the President for three consecutive administrations. Donald Trump is in "excellent" health and has passed the cognitive test with flying colours, the White House physician said after the U.S. (more...)

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