• Senators spar over Trumps words while trying to save DACA negotiations
Senators spar over Trumps words while trying to save DACA negotiations

Senator Dick Durbin of IL, the No. 2 Democrat, said Monday morning he'll introduce the bipartisan immigration compromise this week and that McConnell should allow the vote before the Friday spending vote. Immigration groups warned that DACA's fate could change again if the Trump administration successfully appeals the judge's decision. Members of C...

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  • UN Calls for Humanitarian Aid to Fight Famine in Yemen
UN Calls for Humanitarian Aid to Fight Famine in Yemen

In what has been referred to as the world's worst humanitarian crisis, over 8.4 million are at risk of starvation, disease and death, the worldwide organization reported , adding that this figure is up by two million from last year's report.

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  • Special 'Prince' concert to be held at Target Center
Special 'Prince' concert to be held at Target Center

The event, touted as a concert film and live experience, will feature previously unreleased footage, both audio and video, of Prince , as well as onstage musical accompaniment from some of his favorite collaborators throughout his career. There were also handwritten song lyrics and a pair of the "third eye" sunglasses that Prince wore. The first...

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  • USCIS Resumes accepting DACA Renewal Applications
USCIS Resumes accepting DACA Renewal Applications

There is no requirement to have a DACA deal completed by this week; the President had given Congress an early March deadline on what to do about hundreds of thousands of illegal immigrant "Dreamers" who were shielded from deportation by the Obama Administration.

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  • Pinarayi condemns centre's move to issue Orange passport for 'labour class'
Pinarayi condemns centre's move to issue Orange passport for 'labour class'

As per a Ministry of External Affairs ( MEA ) statement recently, passport holders with ECR (Emigration Check Required) status would be issued a passport with orange passport jacket and those with non-ECR status would continue to get a blue passport.

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  • Jim Acosta (@Acosta) January 16, 2018
Jim Acosta (@Acosta) January 16, 2018

While Trump met with Nazarbayev, Acosta, standing with other reporters, asked why the president said last week that he wanted more immigrants to come to the US from Norway. But Trump immediately shut down CNN's top White House man, pointing out the door and telling him, "out". Acosta spoke about this with Wolf Blitzer afterwards and said it w...

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  • South Africa summons United States embassy official over Donald Trump's shithole remark
South Africa summons United States embassy official over Donald Trump's shithole remark

South Africa has summoned the United States' senior diplomat in the capital Pretoria over President Donald Trump's recent disparaging comments about African nations and Haiti. The envoys have been instructed to emphasize areas of shared cooperation, which transcend any comments that may have been made by the President, officials said.

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  • African envoys to United Nations call Trump's remark racist
African envoys to United Nations call Trump's remark racist

CARICOM "is deeply disturbed by reports about the use of derogatory and repulsive language by the President of the United States in respect of our member state, Haiti , and other developing countries", the bloc's Guyana-based headquarters said in a statement .

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  • Hong Kong Protest Leaders Sentencing
Hong Kong Protest Leaders Sentencing

A year ago he served about two months of a six-month sentence in a separate unlawful assembly case, before being granted bail so he could file an appeal in a hearing on Tuesday. Wong had pleaded guilty, deciding not to fight the charges. Wong called out to the court before officers escorted him away. Wong and another activist, Raphael Wong Ho-min...

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  • $0.63 EPS Expected for Apollo Global Management, LLC (APO)
$0.63 EPS Expected for Apollo Global Management, LLC (APO)

The rating was initiated by BMO Capital Markets with "Market Perform" on Friday, February 12. Bank of America initiated Henry Schein, Inc. As per Tuesday, October 13, the company rating was maintained by Needham. Among 16 analysts covering Apollo Global Management (NYSE:APO), 13 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 8% are positive. Credit ...

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  • Veteran sues hospital for leaving scalpel inside him after surgery
Veteran sues hospital for leaving scalpel inside him after surgery

An X-Ray showed there was a scalpel inside his body. Glenford Turner, 61, of Bridgeport , Connecticut, only discovered the source of his discomfort when he went for an MRI at a clinic at the Veteran Affairs' Connecticut Healthcare System on the West Haven Campus, following a dizzy spell.

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  • Ice everywhere' in Houston disrupts Valley flights
Ice everywhere' in Houston disrupts Valley flights

Tuesday. Both American Airlines and Delta Air Lines have made SAIA aware they have canceled 18 departing flights that are scheduled for Tuesday between the hours of 5:15 a.m. Hobby Airport was also affected with 225 cancellations being reported there, representing about half of Tuesday's schedule as ice and freezing rain hit the city, leavi...

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  • Air Lease (AL) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
Air Lease (AL) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Sealed Air has a 52 week low of $41.22 and a 52 week high of $50.62. The stock decreased 0.73% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $7.47. Analysts expect Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) to report $0.57 EPS on February, 8.They anticipate $0.19 EPS change or 25.00% from last quarter's $0.76 EPS.

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  • Winter storm watch issued for Austin area on Tuesday; icy roads likely
Winter storm watch issued for Austin area on Tuesday; icy roads likely

The first is anticipated for this Thursday through Friday , with snow levels possibly lowering to 3,000 feet. More Hard Freeze Warnings are expected after 9 p.m. Snow is also expected to persist further south in the mid-Atlantic states and the Southeast, while it may also acumulate in central/eastern North Carolina and southeast Virginia.

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  • US Navy commanders face negligent homicide charges in fatal ship collisions
US Navy commanders face negligent homicide charges in fatal ship collisions

Prior to the fatal collisions involving the McCain and Fitzgerald , the Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser U.S.S. Lake Champlain collided with a South Korean fishing vessel off the country's eastern coast last May, a month before the incident involving the Fitzgerald .

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  • Donald Trump Says
Donald Trump Says "I'm Not A Racist" In Wake Of "Sh*thole" Remark

The President also denied making the comments attributed to him, but didn't get into specifics about what he did or did not say. Earlier, in an interview to The Wall Street Journal, he asserted that he will not accept any immigration deal that does not have a provision to build a wall along the Mexico border to stop illegal entry of people from...

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  • Donald Trump gives up on DACA deal, calls it 'dead'
Donald Trump gives up on DACA deal, calls it 'dead'

Negotiations over a broader budget agreement have stalled over several issues, but the two biggest sticking points are: total spending levels for fiscal year 2018, which began in October, and protections for the so-called Dreamers, immigrants who were brought to the US illegally as children.

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  • No extra Brexit cash for NHS until Britain leaves
No extra Brexit cash for NHS until Britain leaves

Because, while Vote Leave was deliberately vague during the referendum campaign about the provenance of its figure, Mr Johnson today explicitly states he is dealing in gross numbers and defends their use. And, piling fresh pressure on the Prime Minister to deliver the money, he added: "As and when the cash becomes available - and it won't until we ...

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  • Boeing (BA) Price Target Increased to $380.00 by Analysts at Citigroup
Boeing (BA) Price Target Increased to $380.00 by Analysts at Citigroup

About 7.91M shares traded or 137.20% up from the average. Nationwide Fund Advisors increased its position in Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) by 31.5% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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  • Dakota Johnson on how she coped with feeling 'exposed' in 'Fifty Shades'
Dakota Johnson on how she coped with feeling 'exposed' in 'Fifty Shades'

Earlier on, they'd been seen strolling along the beach with their arms wrapped around each other. Aw. Dakota Johnson's romance with Chris Martin continues to heat up. They announced their split on her lifestyle site, Goop, in 2014, famously "consciously uncoupling". They're parents to daughter Apple, 13, and 11-year-old son Moses.

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  • Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Shares Bought by Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ
Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Shares Bought by Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) has risen 13.83% since January 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 53.56% the S&P500. See Automatic Data Processing, Inc . The company was maintained on Friday, August 11 by H.C. Wainwright. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with "Hold" on Friday, January 12. Stifel Nicolaus reissued a "hold" ...

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  • GOP lacking votes to keep government open
GOP lacking votes to keep government open

Trump's incendiary remarks about "shithole" countries in Africa last week dashed any hopes of a quick immigration deal coming together this week. Suddenly, the debate isn't about Democrats and their views on immigration at all - it's now centered on whether the President of the United States is a racist.

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  • The Price Of These Cryptocurrencies Just Crashed And Here's Why
The Price Of These Cryptocurrencies Just Crashed And Here's Why

In December, when Bitcoin was at its peak, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) addressed a "number of concerns" raised regarding cryptocurrency and initial coin offerings ( ICOs ). The continuous decline in bitcoin price over the last few days is indicating that the selloff will most likely continue and chances of recovery are...

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  • Food Bank's
Food Bank's "Serve and Learn" Honors MLK Jr

Advocacy for Justice Committee. It's also brought education for a younger generation, Lowe said. Imanni Harewood, an eighth grade volunteer, shared her thoughts on volunteering on Martin Luther King Junior's National Day of Service. On Friday, the School of Social Work will hold a poverty simulation to help local community members and students ...

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  • Fine Gael to discuss abortion issue
Fine Gael to discuss abortion issue

Strike 4 Repeal and the Union of Students in Ireland (USI) are calling for a May referendum rather than a June one, which are the two options proposed by the government, as more students will be in the country to vote. Fine Gael TD John Deasy said no decisions were made at the meeting but it was clear there would not be a single Fine Gael position....

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