Sunday July 22-nd, 2018

Is Trump Administration Losing Patience on NAFTA? Is Trump Administration Losing Patience on NAFTA?

We'll see what happens. Business Council of Canada president John Manley says he believes the fallout from the US tax changes on the Canadian economy could be even bigger than the negatives associated with the potential demise of the NAFTA.

Chilling details emerge from journals of tortured 'house of horrors' children Chilling details emerge from journals of tortured 'house of horrors' children

The court was told the couple's 13 children had lived in a torture chamber since 2010. It is alleged that David Allen Turpin , 57, and Louise Anna Turpin , 49, committed years worth of torture and abuse, leaving their children malnourished, und...

Doctor: Trump is healthy, did well on cognitive test Doctor: Trump is healthy, did well on cognitive test

President Trump's physical results, released this week seem to have spawned a similar movement (although not one that would get him removed from office) by people jokingly being referred to as "girthers" because they don't believe the weight repres...

North 'halts' plan to send advance team to South this weekend North 'halts' plan to send advance team to South this weekend

Hyon Song-Wol, reportedly an ex-girlfriend of leader Kim Jong-Un, would have been the first North Korean official to visit the South in four years, if Saturday's trip had gone ahead. Many critics are skeptical of Kim's abrupt overture, believing he...

Twitter is letting 677000 users know they engaged with Russian propaganda Twitter is letting 677000 users know they engaged with Russian propaganda

Twitter also said it is redoubling efforts to verify election candidate and party accounts ahead of the USA midterm elections with a view to preventing impersonation, while maintaining open lines of communication with election officials and keeping t...

Dozens walk for peace to honor Martin Luther King Dozens walk for peace to honor Martin Luther King

The group's second mistake was announcing Abbott's involvement nearly two weeks before the event. Neither racism nor ethnocentrism is acceptable and it is time to challenge a status quo that allows either to go unchecked. Not only did AKA address uni...

Donald Trump, the 'least racist person', says immigration deal is probably dead Donald Trump, the 'least racist person', says immigration deal is probably dead

On Friday, Cotton and Perdue issued a statement saying they did not recall the "sh-hole" comment. Concern about the Trump administration was growing across Africa, the world's second most populous continent, even before the president's commen...

Local Republicans approve House measure preventing govt shutdown Local Republicans approve House measure preventing govt shutdown

What has been shoehorned into this discussion is an insistence that we deal with an illegal immigration issue. "We made good progress and will continue". Republican strategist Rick Wilson noted that overall there are five Republicans who are sayin...

US House passes short-term spending bill, Senate fate uncertain US House passes short-term spending bill, Senate fate uncertain

Patrick LeahyPatrick Joseph LeahyNSA spying program overcomes key Senate hurdle McConnell to Dems: Don't hold government "hostage" over DACA Nielsen acknowledges Trump used "tough language" in immigration meeting MORE (Vt.), the most senior Sen...

Trump appeals judge's ruling on young immigrants Trump appeals judge's ruling on young immigrants

On Jan. 9, Alsup ordered the federal government to revive the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA , which provides work permits and protection from deportation for immigrants who arrived in the US before the age of 16.

When the USA government shutdown, what happens? When the USA government shutdown, what happens?

But there may not be enough bodies to prevent delays. Republican congressional leaders almost had a deal cobbled together for a continuing resolution to fund the federal government as of Thursday morning, but then they got hit by a tweet (ay, thi...

Baltimore mayor fires police commissioner after near-record year for murders Baltimore mayor fires police commissioner after near-record year for murders

DeSousa. "The truth of the matter is, we are not accomplishing the pace of advance that our inhabitants have each privilege to expect in the weeks since we finished what was nearly a record year for murders in the City of Baltimore ". The mayor's ...

Kentucky man says he will plead guilty to assaulting Sen. Rand Paul Kentucky man says he will plead guilty to assaulting Sen. Rand Paul

Rene A. Boucher, 58, of Bowling Green is charged with one count of " assaulting a member of Congress resulting in personal injury", which is a federal felony, according to the U.S. Paul told Fox News in late November that he wasn't sure the motive...

Terrorists kill mother, daughter working to eradicate polio Terrorists kill mother, daughter working to eradicate polio

One Sehat Muhafiz; namely Sakeena Bibi with her daughter Rizwana Bibi were martyred by two unidentified motorcycle riders as both were vaccinating children during an on-going national campaign against polio. Clerics have claimed the vaccines will ste...

Donald Trump to address Washington March for Life Donald Trump to address Washington March for Life

This year Pence introduced Trump , saying the president would 'restore the sanctity of life to the center of American law'. Previous presidents like Ronald Reagan and George W. "This is part of the Trump administration's commitment to rolling ba...

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pregnant with first child New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pregnant with first child

Winston Peters will take on the role of acting Prime Minister for six weeks after the baby is born, but Ms Ardern said she intends to be fully contactable and available over that period. One of the leaders of her coalition partner the Green Party ...

US Supreme Court takes up Trump travel ban US Supreme Court takes up Trump travel ban

The ban places varying levels of restrictions on foreign nationals from eight countries: Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Syria, Venezuela, Somalia and Yemen . He added that the third order had been the result of "an extensive, worldwide review by ...

President's Doctor: Trump Asked For Cognitive Exam, Did 'Exceedingly Well'

Trump, 71, is known to enjoy high-fat foods like fried chicken, hamburgers and steak - and, while he plays golf, he does not have a daily exercise routine. Jackson reports that the 6-foot-3 president weighed in at 239 pounds - three pounds heavier ...

Ryanair Says All UK Pilots Now Agree To 20% Pay Rise Deal Ryanair Says All UK Pilots Now Agree To 20% Pay Rise Deal

The U.K. pay agreements remove one potential trigger for added labor strife at Ryanair, which agreed last month to recognize pilots' unions across its European network after refusing to do so for years. Those pilots are no longer eligible for the inc...

PM Karen Karapetyan to attend Davos World Economic Forum PM Karen Karapetyan to attend Davos World Economic Forum

These 60 companies are across 26 different sectors. "If it had been a country it would have been the fifth largest in the world". This will include the CEO of General Motors, the CEO of Royal Dutch Shell, and the Executive Directors of BASF, Nestle, ...

Bombshell memo details massive abuse by Obama Administration, FBI and DOJ Bombshell memo details massive abuse by Obama Administration, FBI and DOJ

These sources say the report is "explosive", stating they would not be surprised if it leads to the end of Robert Mueller's Special Counsel investigation into President Trump and his associates. There seems to be something more concerning the FBI, ...

Theresa May should order an urgent inquiry into the Worboys case Theresa May should order an urgent inquiry into the Worboys case

Yvette Cooper, the chair of the Commons Home Affairs Committee, has said she was "really shocked" by Worboys' release. She said: "How can a prolific sex offender be rehabilitated in a short space of time when he has never admitted to his guilt or s...

Japanese News Outlet Mistakenly Sends North Korean Missile Alert Japanese News Outlet Mistakenly Sends North Korean Missile Alert

Hawaii officials have said the process was one factor that delayed their retraction. "We want to understand how this mistake occurred, why it took 38 minutes for the state of Hawaii to issue a correction alert, and what needs to be done to ensure tha...

Feds Will Retry Menendez On Corruption Charges Feds Will Retry Menendez On Corruption Charges

The most serious charge against Menendez, honest services fraud, is punishable by up to 20 years in prison. Menendez was accused of accepting bribes from political donor Salomon Melgen . "An early retrial date is in the best interests of the pub...

Weekend weather: Mixture of rain and snow likely to continue Weekend weather: Mixture of rain and snow likely to continue

Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers. On Thursday , the National Weather Service has warned eastern counties to drive and walk with caution due to patches of black ice: "Areas of black ice will develop where slushy snow or puddles freeze o...

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