• Wilbur Ross: Reports of Trump criticism 'obsolete'
Wilbur Ross: Reports of Trump criticism 'obsolete'

Ross, 80, also regularly dozed off during meetings, making his position in the administration even more tenuous, Axios reported, citing unidentified sources. While Ross has been less in the public eye recently than he had in the beginning of Trump's tenure, a senior administration official offered that major issues for Ross, like trade, "aren't dom...

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  • Trump muddles GOP shutdown plan with confusing tweet about children's health insurance
Trump muddles GOP shutdown plan with confusing tweet about children's health insurance

Members of the minority party have threatened to vote against the bill if they can not also pass a plan this week to protect hundreds of thousands of young immigrants. But if no deal is brokered before Monday, hundreds of thousands of federal employees will be furloughed. The House CR was defeated in a 50 to 49 vote.

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  • SpiceJet launches 'Great Republic Day Sale'
SpiceJet launches 'Great Republic Day Sale'

Tickets booked under this offer will also be refundable and if the date of travel is to be changed then it can also be changed. To get this discount, one has to use the offer code: REP69. The airline operates 402 daily flights to 51 destinations, including 44 Indian and 7 worldwide destinations from its hubs at Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Hyderabad....

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  • Trudeau to visit India in February
Trudeau to visit India in February

Besides the national capital, Prime Minister Trudeau will visit Agra, Amritsar, Ahmedabad and Mumbai. The visit of Canadian Prime Minister is aimed at further strengthening bilateral relations between the two countries in key areas of mutual interest including trade and investment, energy, science and innovation, higher education, infrastructure ...

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  • Today's Brokerage Rating: NiSource Inc. (NI), Duke Realty Corporation (DRE)
Today's Brokerage Rating: NiSource Inc. (NI), Duke Realty Corporation (DRE)

The company's quarterly revenue was up 10.8% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts expect that Realty Income will post 2.89 EPS for the current fiscal year. Therefore 60% are positive. Radius Health had 27 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Raymond James Financial upgraded Realty Income from an "underperform" ra...

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  • Syrian army resumes Idlib offensive after short break
Syrian army resumes Idlib offensive after short break

The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) resumed their field operations in the Idlib Governorate on Saturday, January 20, after a brief hiatus due to the poor weather conditions, Al-Masdar News says. Overall, it appears that the Syrian Army has restarted its offensive in Idlib province after a rebel counter-offensive and general operational exhaustion pushed...

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  • Boy, 3, killed in shooting during dispute near Los Angeles
Boy, 3, killed in shooting during dispute near Los Angeles

Sheriff's deputies received a call about the shooting around 7:45 p.m. local time. Franklin Ponros died at a hospital, the coroner's office reported. Authorities say the boy was shot after an argument between two men in a parking lot Saturday evening.

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  • People in path of winter storm urged to prepare for snow
People in path of winter storm urged to prepare for snow

Many roads will have treacherous or impossible driving conditions. A Blizzard Warning remains in effect for Lancaster County and areas to the north and west until 6 p.m. 22, 2018. One report from a morning commuter north of Grand Island, said it took them 1 hour and 30 minutes to travel 20 miles, passing several stranded vehicles stuck in snow.

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  • Government Shutdown Ends With One Clear Loser: Democrats
Government Shutdown Ends With One Clear Loser: Democrats

Democratic leader Chuck Schumer did not come to the floor to respond to McConnell, but at least two Democrats who have been attempting to negotiate a way out of the shutdown mess said they were encouraged by McConnell's tone. There are no guarantees that any bill that emerges from that debate would be approved by the House or Senate. Democrats ha...

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  • Trump says he's 'pleased' with Democrats' shutdown concession
Trump says he's 'pleased' with Democrats' shutdown concession

Mocking Trump's claims of business acumen, Schumer said that "the great deal-making President sat on the sidelines". "A government shutdown is not a good way to get an outcome legislatively". Some estimates suggest that the overall economic cost of a shutdown is around $2bn a day. "There shouldn't be a shutdown, but there is", Trump said in...

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  • West's 'Russiaphobia' worse than during Cold War: Russian FM
West's 'Russiaphobia' worse than during Cold War: Russian FM

This is unedited, unformatted feed from the Press Trust of India wire. The foreign minister noted that previous U.S. Russian Federation is also mired in a doping scandal which led to the exclusion of its athletes from the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro and the World Athletics Championships in London past year.

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  • Modiji calls himself 'aam' but hugs only 'khas' people: Rahul
Modiji calls himself 'aam' but hugs only 'khas' people: Rahul

A senior Congress leader said Gandhi would also meet party workers at a "janata darbar" every Saturday. On January 14, the party posted a meme video mocking the PM on its official Twitter handle with a hashtag '#hugplomacy'. Mr. Gandhi's tweet comes barely two days after Mr. Modi told a TV channel that he is unaware of protocols as a common man a...

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  • Jessica Falkholt's Funeral To Be Held Today In Sydney
Jessica Falkholt's Funeral To Be Held Today In Sydney

She died at Sydney's St George Hospital six days after her life support was turned off . Her funeral will take place in Concord, NSW, at the same church where her parents and sister were laid to rest less than two weeks ago. "Ms Randazzo said she took comfort in knowing "[Jessica] had done everything she wanted to do". Jessica and Annabelle we...

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  • Tennessee blown out by 19 against Mississippi St. - Recap, Box score
Tennessee blown out by 19 against Mississippi St. - Recap, Box score

The Lady Vols climbed out of a 17-point third quarter deficit and narrowed Mississippi State's lead to seven points early in the fourth quarter before going cold and falling 71-52 in front of 13,436 fans at Thompson-Boling Arena. "We have to clean up some things", she said. 1,000-WIN CLUB: Bentley coach Barbara Stevens became the first Division...

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  • Blaze at industrial area in Andheri; two firemen hurt
Blaze at industrial area in Andheri; two firemen hurt

This is the sixth fire-related incident reported in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region in the last 72 hours. There is no report of any casualties or injuries as yet. Prior to it, on January 6, a huge fire occurred at the Cinevista studio in suburban Kanjurmarg, claiming one life. No casualties were reported from both the places.

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  • Martin Marietta Materials (MLM) Given
Martin Marietta Materials (MLM) Given "Hold" Rating at Stephens

Egerton Capital Uk Llp who had been investing in Martin Marietta Matls Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $14.30B market cap company. Frontier Inv Mgmt has 0.26% invested in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK). Ferguson Wellman Mgmt Inc holds 177,822 shares or 1.26% of its portfolio. Martin Marietta Materials now has a consens...

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  • McConnell urges government funding bill to February 16
McConnell urges government funding bill to February 16

A week ago Tuesday, he was animated at a televised meeting on immigration and seemed open to the bipartisan proposal, which would allow a large group of young people affected by the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program to stay in the U.S.

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  • Democrats to vote to temporarily end U.S. government shutdown, says Chuck Schumer
Democrats to vote to temporarily end U.S. government shutdown, says Chuck Schumer

Schumer wanted was a guarantee that we would vote only on a bill dealing with amnesty for DACA immigrants and then he wanted to guarantee that the House would pass it guarantee the president would sign it - it doesn't work that way. "It's scary", Noelle Joll, 50, a furloughed United States government employee, said in Washington. There were hou...

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  • US Embassy will move to Jerusalem NEXT YEAR after Trump reversal
US Embassy will move to Jerusalem NEXT YEAR after Trump reversal

Mr Abbas said: "We are keen on continuing the way of negotiations". Welcomed by Netanyahu and Israeli leaders across most of the political spectrum, Trump's recognition of Jerusalem infuriated the Palestinians, who seek the Israeli-annexed eastern sectors of the city as a future capital.

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  • Tillerson 'concerned' by Turkey's expanding Syria offensive
Tillerson 'concerned' by Turkey's expanding Syria offensive

The Kurds - including the YPG - had been among the most effective fighters against ISIS . The offensive has strained relations between Washington and Ankara, two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies. After the USA announced , and then walked back, plans to create a 30,000 strong border policing force comprised of the Kurdish and other fi...

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  • Thousands Protest Trump at Illinois Marches
Thousands Protest Trump at Illinois Marches

The phrase was a common refrain among signs in the crowd of 30,000 at Sunday's 2018 Women's March , titled " Power to the Polls ". "We will make our message heard at the polls this fall", Emily Patton , a rally organiser, told thousands of demonstrators at the Reflecting Pool on Washington's National Mall.

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  • Boston TV Station Posts Aaron Hernandez Photo To Celebrate Patriots' Win
Boston TV Station Posts Aaron Hernandez Photo To Celebrate Patriots' Win

Patriots nation was so excited that they couldn't contain themselves. However, one Boston TV station is likely wishing it had waited to get a "live" photo from Sunday's AFC championship game rather than using one from a previous game between the Jaguars and Patriots.

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  • Hayley Dodd killer found guilty
Hayley Dodd killer found guilty

Convicted rapist Francis John Wark has been convicted of sexually assaulting and murdering 17-year-old Hayley Dodd in 1999, putting an end to a missing person case that has been haunting her friends and family for decades. "That is because I find that it is a reasonable inference to draw from the evidence that the accused picked up Ms Dodd in o...

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  • Large grass fire threatens home, forces evacuations in north Texas
Large grass fire threatens home, forces evacuations in north Texas

Smoke from the 200-acre fire could be seen 60 miles away, a news report said . McCall Elementary evacuated to Aledo High School. In Central Texas, there is a Fire Weather Warning for Lampasas County until 6 p.m. "The fire is moving east and homes are being evacuated". Texas A&M Forest Service is responding to a request for assistance on th...

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  • Pence: The US Embassy Move to Jerusalem is Happening Next Year
Pence: The US Embassy Move to Jerusalem is Happening Next Year

Pence was preceded on the Knesset dais by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who lavished his guest with praise and gratitude. Secretary Tillerson appeared determined to delay the move indefinitely, frequently telling the news media that the process would take "years" and would likely occur well after President Trump's first term in office.

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