• Trump 'did not use that word' says GOP senator
Trump 'did not use that word' says GOP senator

Dick Durbin's description of the Oval Office meeting a "gross misrepresentation". Lindsey Graham were mistaken in indicating that was the case. But Perdue said Sunday on ABC's "This Week: "I am telling you that he did not use that word".

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  • Battlefield 1 Apocalypse DLC Expansion Releases In February, Here's What It Includes
Battlefield 1 Apocalypse DLC Expansion Releases In February, Here's What It Includes

You'll need a Premium Pass to see what " Apocalypse " entails. This new addition will allow foot soldiers to cause pain in the sky. In Passchendaele , you'll have to fight through the mudding countryside of Belgium, turned wasteland by artillery fire.

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  • Boston U: Repeated impacts, not concussion, cause CTE
Boston U: Repeated impacts, not concussion, cause CTE

Lee Goldstein, published the findings in the journal Brain after a seven-year study. The study examined the brains of four deceased football athletes who had passed away within days and weeks of sustaining a sport-related head injury.

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  • Supreme Court delays order for NC to redraw maps
Supreme Court delays order for NC to redraw maps

Voter advocacy groups and Democratic voters who sued over the map - heavily weighted toward Republicans in a closely divided state - argued no delay was necessary because it would be struck down however the justices rule in the other cases.

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  • Tributes for United Kingdom backpacker found dead in Sydney
Tributes for United Kingdom backpacker found dead in Sydney

She was reportedly found with numerous injuries on her body. "This has broken my heart into a million pieces", her best friend Rhys posted on Facebook, the SMH reports. Her parents builder Chris and secretary Sharon and younger sister Lola, 20, are being comforted by relatives at their family home in Loughborough, Leicestershire.

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  • United States immigration to resume requests under Dreamers scheme
United States immigration to resume requests under Dreamers scheme

Republicans don't, but they need Democratic support to get any spending bill through the Senate . Trump said Thursday that not even he - someone known for overestimating something's impact - could have foreseen that his tax plan would have the affect it has had.

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  • Donald Trump To Speak At Anti-Abortion Rally In Washington On Friday
Donald Trump To Speak At Anti-Abortion Rally In Washington On Friday

More than a few people pointed to a photo of Trump standing side-by-side with Obama, who is 6-foot-1, and the men appear to be the same height. The president, who is 71, is a known teetotaller, but has a penchant for fast food. Presenting the outcome of Trump's medical fitness that the President could eat KFC and McDonald's and still be in great sh...

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  • Trump invokes Barbara Jordan in immigration debate, angering Democrats
Trump invokes Barbara Jordan in immigration debate, angering Democrats

Trump also expressed a preference for immigrants from countries like Norway, which is overwhelmingly white. US citizens can petition for visas for additional family members . Chain migration has also become controversial because it is linked to the wider debate about immigration that is polarising the country. With a major distraction from th...

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  • Trump Accuses Durbin Of Undermining Trust On Immigration
Trump Accuses Durbin Of Undermining Trust On Immigration

Durbin, the one Democrat at a White House meeting last Thursday about immigration , stated Trump asked why the United States continues to just accept immigrants from "s-thole countries" referring to Africa, Haiti and El Salvador. Sensing the trap, Nielsen tried to pretend that she was a fifth grader who forgot to do her geography homework, saying,...

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  • The South prepares for wintry mix of snow and ice
The South prepares for wintry mix of snow and ice

A long band of light to moderate snow is now hitting the interior Northeast moving southwestward into Kentucky, Tennessee, northern Louisana and Texas, Weather.com says . Still, you have a good opportunity for a little snow throughout the day before it begins clearing out. San Angelo has a 40 percent chance of seeing snow before 7 a.m.

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  • Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham: 'I'm not going to vote' for funding bill
Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham: 'I'm not going to vote' for funding bill

The package would delay some Affordable Care Act taxes, reauthorize the Children's Insurance Program for six years. House leaders hope to vote on a spending bill on Thursday but a growing number of members of the conservative House Freedom Caucus say they may vote against the bill .

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  • Some national parks could stay open if the federal government shuts down
Some national parks could stay open if the federal government shuts down

Tony Knowles, said the board is supposed to meet twice a year. One organization he said he's interested in working with is the National Parks Conservation Association, where he said he might be able to work with his former lieutenant governor, Fran Ulmer, who is a member of the organization's board of trustees.

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  • US President Donald Trump takes on Senator Dick Durbin on 'racial slur'
US President Donald Trump takes on Senator Dick Durbin on 'racial slur'

The program shielded these immigrants, often referred to as "Dreamers", from deportation and granted them permits to work. Democrats have been demanding protections for DACA recipients in exchange for border security funding that could include money for Trump's promised border wall.

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  • 'My memory hasn't evolved' on Trump immigration meeting, Graham says
'My memory hasn't evolved' on Trump immigration meeting, Graham says

On Sunday, Pretoria indicated that US Charge d'Affaires - the second in charge of the embassy - in South Africa would be called to explain Trump's recent remarks. Democratic leaders have indicated they won't support a bill that doesn't include protections for DACA recipients. It's not going to get done on Twitter, by tweeting .

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  • Chris Christie denied VIP entry at Newark Airport
Chris Christie denied VIP entry at Newark Airport

The former New Jersey governor was busted by airport security trying to bypass a TSA checkpoint at Newark Liberty International Airport on Thursday. "It's incredibly frustrating to think to yourself, 'Wow, if this guy were not in the race, we'd win this thing, '" Christie told NJ.com. Christie left office after receiving the lowest approval rat...

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  • We want immigrants 'from everywhere' to come to US
We want immigrants 'from everywhere' to come to US

But the physician said Trump's cardiac health was excellent, noting the president had undergone an exercise stress test, and said he consulted cardiologists about Trump's coronary calcium score. A confidant of Trump told The Associated Press that the president spent Thursday evening calling friends and outside advisers to judge their reaction to hi...

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  • Trump says program to protect 'Dreamers' is 'probably dead'
Trump says program to protect 'Dreamers' is 'probably dead'

According to the Post , Kelly "talked to Trump to tell him that the proposal would probably not be good for his agenda", adding that Kelly has provided Trump with major input on immigration following his brief stint as secretary of Homeland Security.

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  • Sen. Dick Durbin talks Trump comments on 'The View'
Sen. Dick Durbin talks Trump comments on 'The View'

A Pilates instructor, Ms. Evans said that she would recommend the classes to Mr. Trump to strengthen his core - yet another asset when improving a golf game. Last Thursday , Trump was reported to have called Haiti, El Salvador, and some African nations "shithole" countries during a White House meeting on immigration reform.

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  • New Mexico helicopter crash leaves 5 dead, 1 injured, police say
New Mexico helicopter crash leaves 5 dead, 1 injured, police say

Paul Cobb, 67, of Conroe, and Charles Burnett, 61, of Houston were on a helicopter traveling to Burnett's ranch in New Mexico. Dodd, of Trinidad, Colorado, was employed as an aviation manager and Huey pilot at Boyert Shooting Center, which has locations in Katy and Houston, Texas.

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  • Man charged with murdering two men from Toronto's gay village
Man charged with murdering two men from Toronto's gay village

Bruce McArthur, 66, a self-employed landscaper from Toronto's Thorncliffe Park neighbourhood, was arrested on Jan 18, 2018. Police say they will search five properties connected with him in Toronto and Madoc for possible remains. Some members of the LGBT community expressed outrage with police over the investigation. Amid fears over the summer th...

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  • Trump takes hard line on immigration, rejects 'horrible' bipartisan plan
Trump takes hard line on immigration, rejects 'horrible' bipartisan plan

The last shutdown prior to 2013 was 1995 to 1996. The House is on track to pass a one-month government spending bill on Thursday, forcing Senate Democrats to decide whether or not to block the measure in a risky bid to gain leverage on immigration.

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  • Defence minister likely to fly sortie in Sukhoi 30 MKI in Jodhpur
Defence minister likely to fly sortie in Sukhoi 30 MKI in Jodhpur

Looking calm, the country's first woman defence minister waved from inside the cockpit and showed thumbs up sign as the aircraft moved for the much awaited take off. Palaniswami said here on Thursday. The visits are part of her efforts to gauge and review the operational preparedness and combat capabilities of the forces.

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  • Iran deal must be preserved — United Nations chief
Iran deal must be preserved — United Nations chief

The remarks were made after U.S. President Donald Trump's recent attempts to change Iran's nuclear deal with the world powers. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the threat from weapons of mass destruction "seems to be gathering force" and is urging expanded diplomatic efforts to tackle the security challenge posed by North Korea's nucl...

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  • Parents 'hold 13 kids captive, shackle some to beds'
Parents 'hold 13 kids captive, shackle some to beds'

Thirteen siblings , ranging in age from two to 29, have been rescued by police in California from a house where some of them had been chained to beds, and their parents have been charged with torture. Several of the victims told officials they were starving. The children range in age from 2 to 29 but neighbors say majority appeared you...

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  • Strong storm blasts northern Europe, at least 2 dead in Netherlands
Strong storm blasts northern Europe, at least 2 dead in Netherlands

All flights at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport were suspended due to a severe storm , as gusts of up to 140km/h blew down trees and damaged buildings. The high winds began to abate in the Netherlands by early afternoon, with the code red warning lifted, apart from eastern provinces bordering Germany .

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