• Trump declares 'I am not a racist'
Trump declares 'I am not a racist'

Retired Ethiopian long-distance runner Haile Gebrselasse, who won his first 10,000 Olympic gold medal in the US city of Atlanta in 1996, told Reuters Trump's comments did not reflect the views of all Americans. She said that the bipartisan proposal rejected by Trump did not address core security issues facing her department and that Trump's admin...

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  • I am not a racist, says US President Donald Trump
I am not a racist, says US President Donald Trump

On Sunday, Monyela said that the department noted the tweet in which he denied making the statements. It was reported that Trump demanded to know why the United States should accept immigrants from " shithole countries ", after lawmakers raised the issue of protection for immigrants from African nations, Haiti and El Salvador.

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  • White House doctor: Trump is medically fit to serve
White House doctor: Trump is medically fit to serve

The dementia test was all Trump's idea, he said. Jackson says Trump's 30 out of 30 score means there's no indication that Trump has any cognitive issues. Harold Bornstein release a letter in which he wrote that Trump "unequivocally, will be the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency". The memo noted that it was the fourth exam tha...

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  • Alaska Airlines Plane Collides With De-Icing Truck At Logan Airport
Alaska Airlines Plane Collides With De-Icing Truck At Logan Airport

Massport said there was no one inside the de-icing vehicle at the time. It did cause a significant delay for the flight, The plane was taken back to the gate to be checked, and an airline spokesperson said the left wing of the plane was damaged, WCVB reports .

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  • Donald Trump says he is not a racist
Donald Trump says he is not a racist

Why wouldn't President Trump refer to African nations and Haiti as "shithole" countries - when we failed to develop plans of action to improve transparency, foster accountability, and stem corruption? "The African Union Mission condemns the comments in the strongest terms and demands a retraction of the comment as well as an apology not only ...

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  • Mumbai Kamala mills fire: Mojo's Bistro co-owner Yug Tuli arrested
Mumbai Kamala mills fire: Mojo's Bistro co-owner Yug Tuli arrested

Yug Tuli was on the run ever since the incident had occurred. On Sunday, Tulli was spotted at the Hyderabad Airport with his wife but disappeared before the police could arrest him, he said. Tuli, a co-owner of the Mojo's Bistro, reportedly fled Mumbai just hours after the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) stated in its report that the fi...

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  • S. Africa, Ghana summon USA diplomats after Trump remark
S. Africa, Ghana summon USA diplomats after Trump remark

Embassy officials in the capital to express South African concerns about Trump's reported comments, the ministry said in a statement. Responding to President Trump's alleged remarks in a tweet , the President said Ghana was certainly not a "shithole" country and that "we will not accept such insults, even from a leader of a friendly countr...

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  • Donald Trump branded 'racist and xenophobic' by African countries he called 'shitholes'
Donald Trump branded 'racist and xenophobic' by African countries he called 'shitholes'

This is the time but, day by day, they are blowing the one great opportunity they have. "These comments by the President of the USA are surprising and shameful", Colville said. Trump ended the program and finding a legislative solution is a key issue in negotiations between the White House and congressional Democrats on immigration policy.

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  • Breastfeeding mom asked to cover up or leave Chick-fil-A
Breastfeeding mom asked to cover up or leave Chick-fil-A

Hornung said she told Flamm that she would not cover up and cited North Dakota law that states that a woman is able to breastfeed in any public or private location . "Angry for the words that woman spoke". Many others jumped in to come to the mother's defense, leaving the Chick-fil-A, which hasn't officially opened, with only 2.5 stars on Faceb...

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  • Judge says Manafort money laundering trial could overlap with 2018 midterm elections
Judge says Manafort money laundering trial could overlap with 2018 midterm elections

Last week, prosecutors for Mueller's office indicated they would ask Federal District Court Judge Amy Jackson to set a May 14 trial date for Manafort and Gates and a corresponding motion schedule. Part of the delay stems from the time Mr. Manafort's and Mr. Gates' attorneys need to process thousands of pages of material they have been given by Depa...

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  • Cottage Street Advisors LLC Purchases New Stake in Southwest Airlines Co (LUV)
Cottage Street Advisors LLC Purchases New Stake in Southwest Airlines Co (LUV)

It has outperformed by 20.93% the S&P500. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 117,188 shares of the company's stock, valued at $5,636,742.80. Canaccord Genuity initiated the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, November 6 report. (NYSE:MTOR) on Thursday, October 12 to "Neutral" rating. Imperial Capital a...

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  • Teenager in southwest in killed when auto struck her sled
Teenager in southwest in killed when auto struck her sled

When officers arrived after they were dispatched at around 10 p.m., they pronounced her dead at the scene. Witte, of Evansville, was arrested on a preliminary charge of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated with a prior conviction, in addition to operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated endangering others.

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  • Stocks inside Traders Spotlight: Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST), Celgene Corporation (CELG)
Stocks inside Traders Spotlight: Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST), Celgene Corporation (CELG)

It has outperformed by 27.73% the S&P500. Riverhead Capital Management Llc increased Costco Wholesale Corp ( COST ) stake by 98.24% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, September 30 with "Hold". The firm has "Buy" rating by Argus Research given on Tuesday, July 25.

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  • Isis follower plotted attacks on key London targets, court hears
Isis follower plotted attacks on key London targets, court hears

The prosecutor said: "Mr Haque was fascinated by the warped and extreme ideology of the Islamic State". "He is a man who agrees with the thinking and aims of that organisation". "In addition, Haque's plans and zeal extended to the recruitment of yet others to the causes". An Indian-origin terror suspect, who allegedly agreed to help another man...

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  • Syrian Rebels Plead the United States to Supply More Weapons Via CIA
Syrian Rebels Plead the United States to Supply More Weapons Via CIA

A spokesman for President Tayyip Erdogan said the new force is unacceptable. The American plan to establish a so-called Border Security Force (BSF) in Syria's border areas "runs counter to worldwide regulations and is a plot against Syria's territorial integrity and security and the region", the president said in a meeting with speaker of the P...

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  • Donald Trump holds Nigerians in high regard - United States envoy
Donald Trump holds Nigerians in high regard - United States envoy

He referred to the nations as "shithole countries". One insider believes the discrepancy may be why some Republican senators are denying having heard the president say "shithole". "Probably should record future meetings - unfortunately, no trust!" He then insisted he'd said "nothing derogatory" about Haitians, though he made no attempt to cla...

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  • Kashmiri teachers resent Indian Army Chief's remarks
Kashmiri teachers resent Indian Army Chief's remarks

The army personnel were fired upon and hit by heavy mortar rounds while carrying out "line communication maintenance" along the LoC in Kotli sector's Jandrot area, the army's media wing Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement in Islamabad .

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  • 48 injured, mostly children, in German school bus accident
48 injured, mostly children, in German school bus accident

Forty-three of those hurt were children and a total of 10 victims suffered grave injuries. The school bus reportedly swerved from its lane, collided with several cars at a crossroads and eventually crashed head-on into an electronic store.

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  • US, Turkey talking Syrian border force issue: Pentagon
US, Turkey talking Syrian border force issue: Pentagon

Erdogan said on Tuesday that Turkey is planning an attack on the Kurdish-controlled area of Afrin in northern Syria. Listed as a terrorist organization by Turkey, the US and the European Union, the PKK has waged a terror campaign against Turkey for more than 30 years.

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  • Million People in Yemen Are in Need of Aid
Million People in Yemen Are in Need of Aid

The United Nations has listed Yemen as the world's number one humanitarian crisis, with 17 million people in need of food, seven million of whom are at risk of starvation. According to the OCHA, a total of 22.2 million people, or 76 percent of Yemen's population, are dependent on some form of aid, an increase of 1.5 million people over the past six...

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  • CARICOM condemns derogatory remarks made by US President Donald Trump
CARICOM condemns derogatory remarks made by US President Donald Trump

But on Friday, President Trump denied ever using such derogatory language. Trump commented as Durbin was presenting details of a compromise immigration plan that included providing $1.6 billion for a first installment of the president's long-sought border wall.

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  • Jeremy Corbyn: I'm not calling for second European Union referendum
Jeremy Corbyn: I'm not calling for second European Union referendum

Given Trump's latest "comments about other countries, particularly in Africa", the USA leader wouldn't have received the warmest of welcomes and "reaction against him would be huge", Corbyn said. "The policy would command a majority in the Commons and a majority in the country", he told the Fabian Society's annual conference. Centrist Labour MP...

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  • UAE says Qatari fighter jets intercepted civilian flight
UAE says Qatari fighter jets intercepted civilian flight

WAM said later Monday a second flight to Bahrain was similarly "intercepted". The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) announced that it had received a complaint from the family of the Qatari citizen Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali Al Thani confirming the continued detention and restriction of movement by the Emirati authorities.

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  • DOJ Appeals Judge's Ruling Stopping Trump From Ending DACA
DOJ Appeals Judge's Ruling Stopping Trump From Ending DACA

The program, also known as DACA , provides protections and work permits to individuals who entered the USA illegally as children. The department filed a notice of its appeal in the 9th Circuit, and said it intends to also ask the Supreme Court to rule on the merits of the case, perhaps as early as this week, so the issue can be "resolved qui...

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  • 'I'm not a racist,' Trump declares; his Palm Beach weekend ends today
'I'm not a racist,' Trump declares; his Palm Beach weekend ends today

US President Donald Trump insisted Sunday that he was "not a racist," after his reported denunciation of immigration from " shithole countries" triggered a global firestorm of criticism. Botswana's Foreign Minister Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi described Trump's comment as "an insult" and "racist". Never said "take them out". The president says...

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