Friday January 19-th, 2018

Tax reform is something to celebrate Tax reform is something to celebrate

Workers in some large companies are already seeing the benefits of the corporate tax cuts as 200,000 domestic AT&T workers will each receive a $1,000 bonus after the bill is signed , the telecom company will also invest an additional billion dolla...

Parents of 13 children charged with torture Parents of 13 children charged with torture

A punishment could be triggered by something like washing hands above the wrist, in which case they would be accused of playing with the water, he said. Investigators said they had had no previous contacts with the couple, David and Louise Turpin . ...

DACA Troubles Could Put Spending Bill In Peril DACA Troubles Could Put Spending Bill In Peril

Without it, the government will shut down. Especially now that the government is taking renewal applications again. "They've been very clear on this". Your bid to say "racist" as much as you can on television may score political points but is creatin...

Netanyahu to satisfy enterprise leaders in Mumbai, pay tributes to 26/11 victims Netanyahu to satisfy enterprise leaders in Mumbai, pay tributes to 26/11 victims

Moshe, who received a memento from Netanyahu, in his short address invited the Israeli prime minister for his "Bar Mitzvah" (a coming-of-age ritual which Jewish boys undergo when they turn 13). "There are 15 countries in the world which make me lose ...

Mueller Team Investigating Whether Russia Funneled Money to Trump Campaign Through NRA Mueller Team Investigating Whether Russia Funneled Money to Trump Campaign Through NRA

Two sources familiar with Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation told McClatchy that the FBI is looking into ties between Alexander Torshin, a deputy from Russia's central bank, and the NRA. Torshin is a lifetime member of the NRA, and he ...

Sexual Molester Plays Victim Following Testimonies In USA Gymnastics Sex Abuse Scandal Sexual Molester Plays Victim Following Testimonies In USA Gymnastics Sex Abuse Scandal

With Martha Karolyi retiring after the Rio Olympics, USA Gymnastics announced in July 2016 that it had reached an agreement with the Karolyis to buy part of the ranch and continue using it as the national team training center. "I think it would be ...

India successfully tests nuke missile India successfully tests nuke missile

The statement made no mention of China. The three-stage missile took off from Abdul Kalam Island, a part of Integrated Test Range, about 9:50 a.m. local time, dropping a stage over the Bay of Bengal, The New Indian Express reported. "The navigation...

South Africa summons U.S. diplomat to explain Trump comment South Africa summons U.S. diplomat to explain Trump comment

The group also demanded an apology and retraction of the comment . But that doesn't at all affect the main point - Trump's perception of the differences in the average immigrant from countries like Haiti and Norway is at the very least a outcome...

Siblings Found Starved, Chained to Beds in California's House of Horrors Siblings Found Starved, Chained to Beds in California's House of Horrors

David Turpin, 57, and Louis Ann Turpin, 49, each face 12 counts of torture, seven counts of abuse of a dependent, six counts of child abuse and neglect and 12 counts of child imprisonment. "Our clients are presumed to be innocent", said attorney Davi...

Trump passes cognitive screen and is 'fit for duty' Trump passes cognitive screen and is 'fit for duty'

It's designed, he explained, to test for "minimum cognitive function to be able to do important things" and "does not absolutely assess personality issues". The president's tests indicated someone in "excellent" health for their age , Dr. Jackson ...

Tom Brady reportedly jammed his hand ahead of AFC title game Tom Brady reportedly jammed his hand ahead of AFC title game

Brady missed a scheduled Wednesday news conference because he was meeting with the team's medical staff, Boston.com reported . Plays like David Tyree's helmet catch will be forever linked to Tom Brady's two Super Bowl losses. Elo ranks this Pa...

South Africa to formally protest Trump's immigration slur South Africa to formally protest Trump's immigration slur

Trump stands accused of using "shithole" to describe African countries during an immigration meeting with a bipartisan group of six senators. Durbin said after the Oval Office meeting that Trump's words to the senators were "vile, hate-filled and...

Read The House Intelligence Committee's Interview With The Head Of Fusion GPS Read The House Intelligence Committee's Interview With The Head Of Fusion GPS

The Trump Organization dismissed the allegations as unsubstantiated. In addition to the Senate Judiciary and House Intelligence Committees, Simpson has testified before the Senate Intelligence panel. Trump's legal team had no immediate comment Th...

China absence looms over Canada meeting on how to pressure North Korea China absence looms over Canada meeting on how to pressure North Korea

Twenty nations agreed on Tuesday to consider tougher sanctions to press North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned Pyongyang that it could trigger a military response if it did not choose negotia...

Two Men Flee From NYPD Officer In Times Square, Later Get Caught Two Men Flee From NYPD Officer In Times Square, Later Get Caught

The New York Daily News reports police caught 20-year-old Arfhy Santos and 24-year-old William Lopez Wednesday afternoon (Jan. 18) after they tried to jump out of a third-floor window in Harlem as the police were nearing arrest. "This cop ran out t...

Pelicans let lead slip, fall to Hawks Pelicans let lead slip, fall to Hawks

He wound up with the ball - and it worked out just fine. Anthony Davis scored a season-high 48 points and grabbed 17 rebounds, leading the New Orleans Pelicans back from 19 points down late in the third quarter to a 123-118 overtime victory over...

SNOW: Louth included in UK Met office Amber Snow Alert SNOW: Louth included in UK Met office Amber Snow Alert

A status yellow warning issued for wintry showers, possibly leading to snow in parts of the country, will be valid from 6am on Tuesday until 3am on Wednesday. Here's their forecast for the affected areas. The statement continued: "Despite our best ...

China retail sales up 10.2 pct in 2017 China retail sales up 10.2 pct in 2017

The accelerated growth in 2017 is set to give Xi, the country's most powerful leader for decades, fresh confidence in Beijing's growth model. Experts and worldwide agencies warn, however, that economic-sector reforms are lagging. They see few risks...

Report outlines options for state income tax change Report outlines options for state income tax change

The report also provides the state with options to shift nondeductible individual income taxes to a deductible business tax for pass-through businesses. The law caps a deduction for state and local taxes, meaning many people in high-tax states like N...

Flights, trains disrupted as storm lashes Europe Flights, trains disrupted as storm lashes Europe

Dutch police said a 62-year-old man died after being hit in the face by a falling branch; another died in the eastern city of Enschede when a tree hit his vehicle. A man who escaped unharmed makes a phone call after his scooter was hit by a falling ...

Father deported to Mexico after 30 years in U.S. tells his story Father deported to Mexico after 30 years in U.S. tells his story

The wife of a man deported from the United States despite a clean criminal record says they have not received any calls or assistance from U.S. government representatives since a video of their emotional goodbye went viral on Monday. Sunny Hostin en...

Washington County has lowest jobless rate in IL Washington County has lowest jobless rate in IL

In the Metropolitan Statistical Areas, Duluth-Superior had a 2.1 percent over-the-year growth rate. Labor Secretary Rosalin Acosta says it would mark the first time in 18 years that MA has seen a year-over-year increase in manufacturing employmen...

Paul Ryan says Trump supports stopgap funding bill Paul Ryan says Trump supports stopgap funding bill

The DACA program was enacted in June 2012 by President Barack Obama . Asked about charges of racism for his alleged slur, Trump said: "I'm not a racist". If they stick to their guns, Democrats will have all the cover they need to blow up the Rep...

White House Doctor Says Trump Is In 'Excellent' Physical, Cognitive Health White House Doctor Says Trump Is In 'Excellent' Physical, Cognitive Health

Jackson said Trump himself had requested to sit the test after questions about his mental health. "I told the president if he had a healthier diet over the last 20 years he might live to be 200". The president, in the meeting, also questioned the ne...

The Newest: Arizona police say suspect tied to 9 killings The Newest: Arizona police say suspect tied to 9 killings

Cleophus Cooksey is accused of 22 violations during his 16-year spell in prison. Aaron Juan Saucedo has been charged with first-degree murder and other crimes in drive-by shootings in 2015 and 2016 that left nine people dead and two others wounded.

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