• Donald Trump likens Nancy Pelosi's 'crumbs' tax feedback to Hillary Clinton's 'deplorables'
Donald Trump likens Nancy Pelosi's 'crumbs' tax feedback to Hillary Clinton's 'deplorables'

Pelosi, a California Democrat , had said the bonuses companies were giving to employees after tax reform were "crumbs" compared to what corporations would get. "I think it's insignificant". "We need the support of the Democrats in order to do it, and they may not want to". Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), who is up for re-election this year in a st...

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  • Freeman, Dinklage have lip-sync rap battle in Super Bowl ad
Freeman, Dinklage have lip-sync rap battle in Super Bowl ad

Dinklage lip synced Busta Rhymes' verse featured in Chris Brown's "Look At Me Now" as he promotes Doritos Blaze . In a new ad for Doritos and Mountain Dew , which will air during Super Bowl LII on February 4, Game of Thrones star Peter Dinklage and acting vet Morgan Freeman face off in an epic showcase of rap - er, "rap" - skills.

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  • Trudeau: Canada could walk away from NAFTA over 'multiple issues'
Trudeau: Canada could walk away from NAFTA over 'multiple issues'

As I send this week's column, I am getting ready to board a flight to the NAFTA negotiations in Montreal to advocate for the trade agreement and share its success stories for Nebraska agriculture. Given the U.S.'s withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, it is even more important for us to focus on leveling the playing field for USA producers...

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  • New York stands to lose $14 million over 'I Love NY' signs
New York stands to lose $14 million over 'I Love NY' signs

The state has until September 30 of this year to bring the signs into compliance with the Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices. In a letter sent to the heads of the New York State Department of Transportation and New York State Thruway Authority on Thursday, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) assessed a $14 million penalty due to the ...

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  • Ras al-Khaimah's New Zipline declared World Record Breaker
Ras al-Khaimah's New Zipline declared World Record Breaker

Once completed, adrenaline junkies will finish their flight on a jaw-dropping suspended landing platform. The experience will see participants fitted with a special harness for the adventure, with the longest flight itself taking approximately two to three minutes.

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  • UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi calls for Opposition unity outside and inside Parliament
UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi calls for Opposition unity outside and inside Parliament

While no action plan was finalised after leaders of 17 parties expressed their opinions on these subjects, it was decided that a common strategy would be evolved to fight the government both inside and outside Parliament. Unemployment is a matter of great concern for the entire nation and the government is not doing anything in this regard. Top l...

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  • United States renews Syria's Temporary Protected Status for 18 months
United States renews Syria's Temporary Protected Status for 18 months

There are approximately 7,000 Syrian TPS beneficiaries. They can remain past a March 30 deadline, although no one else may apply for protected status. The TPS status is extended for 18 months and affects 7,000 Syrians in the U.S. who benefit from that designation. Many feared Syrians could be next in line.

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  • Train Carrying GOP Lawmakers Hits Garbage Truck In Virginia
Train Carrying GOP Lawmakers Hits Garbage Truck In Virginia

Wenstrup and Rep. Roger Marshall of Kansas were two of several doctors aboard the train, which was on its way to a Republican retreat at The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. Minnesota Rep. Jason Lewis' staff tweeted that the first-term congressman was among those taken to the hospital and was later discharged after suffering ...

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  • Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL)
Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL)

The stock increased 0.65% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $56.12. About 8.61M shares traded or 12.24% up from the average. Midwest Inv Mgmt Llc reported 2.36% in Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:CVX) by 14,750 shares to 154,795 shares, valued at $18.19M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in Q3 ...

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  • Groundhog Day: Behind The Scenes With Punxsutawney Phil's 'Inner Circle'
Groundhog Day: Behind The Scenes With Punxsutawney Phil's 'Inner Circle'

They've done this for 132 years. The fun really gets going around 3 a.m. with hours of music, dancing, fireworks and more entertainment at Gobbler's Knob . Last year's winter ended with 46 days in the 80s . This gives us a way to accurately measure what season every day felt like at each of the stations.

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  • Convicted felon arrested by Border Patrol
Convicted felon arrested by Border Patrol

Border Patrol confirmed that all 12 people found in the vehicle were arrested for immigration violations. On Jan. 21, agents patrolling east of Nogales attempted to stop a Dodge Caravan. The teen driver was arrested is being prosecuted by the Santa Cruz County Attorney's Office for unlawful flight from a pursuing law enforcement vehicle, a felony...

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  • United States says Syria may be developing new types of chemical weapons
United States says Syria may be developing new types of chemical weapons

Trump "hasn't excluded anything" in the bid to halt the programme, the official said. US military forces are active both on the ground and in the skies above Syria . "That use will spread to USA shores, if we can not stop it". "They just continue to commit really unspeakable atrocities". "They don't have the manpower to be strong everywhere at o...

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  • China, UK to Sign $13 Billion in Deals on Theresa May Trip
China, UK to Sign $13 Billion in Deals on Theresa May Trip

British Prime Minister Theresa May said the European Union citizens, who will arrive in Britain during transition period after it leaves the bloc, will not have the same rights as those who came before such a period starts. Later, Mr Blackford said the PM's U-turn on the Brexit analysis showed "doing what you think is the "wrong" thing now seem...

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  • Train carrying U.S. lawmakers crashes, 1 dead
Train carrying U.S. lawmakers crashes, 1 dead

Some of the conspiracy theories claimed the train incident was perpetrated by so-called "deep-state" actors - a term used by fringe right-wing groups to describe rogue government employees who secretly attempt to manipulate USA policy. Rep. Tom Cole, R-Okla., said the collision happened without warning, while many members were up and milling arou...

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  • World Battle Two bomb in Hong Kong defused by police
World Battle Two bomb in Hong Kong defused by police

Police sealed off parts of the busy Wan Chai district and ferry services crossing the Victoria Harbour were suspended as experts worked to unearth the explosive, an operation that would likely continue overnight. "It was extremely risky for the officers engaged in the disposal operation". All buildings in the area were eventually allowed to reope...

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  • Culture secretary Matt Hancock has just launched his own app
Culture secretary Matt Hancock has just launched his own app

Within hours of the launch, there were reports that Hancok's app was collecting user data even when not given permission to do so. It will allow constituents to connect with him, take part in "constructive debate", and find out what he is doing in the area and nationally.

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  • Congress says Budget is defeatist, a big let down
Congress says Budget is defeatist, a big let down

As Meghalaya is inching towards polls, the issue of "development" is soaring the political temperature of this hill state with BJP demanding "report card" on the same from the ruling Congress Government. After the suit triggered a controversy and Congress went after the BJP with its "suit-boot ki sarkar" jibe, it was auctioned. "Their frustra...

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  • Man convicted of murder over van attack on Muslims in London
Man convicted of murder over van attack on Muslims in London

Darren Osborne, 48, drove the hired vehicle into a group of Muslims gathered around father-of-six Makram Ali , 51, who had collapsed near his home after leaving late-night Ramadan prayers in Finsbury Park. The prosecution will ask the court to take account of the fact that this was a terrorist act when that sentence is decided. Although he denie...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation has 'grave concerns' about Russian Federation memo House Republicans want to release
Federal Bureau of Investigation has 'grave concerns' about Russian Federation memo House Republicans want to release

In this occasional series, we will bring you up to speed on the biggest national security stories of the week . Here are the answers to some basic questions you might have about the document and how it came to be. The Nunes memo has essentially upended the probe, and the work has devolved into partisan bickering over whether the document should b...

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  • Stoke vs Watford 31 January 2018: EPL Preview and Predictions
Stoke vs Watford 31 January 2018: EPL Preview and Predictions

The 27-year-old Senegal worldwide midfielder has signed a four-and-a-half-year deal. Watford , playing its first league game with new coach Javi Gracia in charge, will also be relieved to have kept a rare clean sheet. The first half was a fairly lively but ultimately unsuccessful half for both sides, with the possession virtually equal but with ...

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  • Priyanka Chopra rumoured to be one of Meghan Markle's bridesmaids
Priyanka Chopra rumoured to be one of Meghan Markle's bridesmaids

Markle wore a crisp white button-up with her tailored suit and completed the look with simple black stilettos. On Thursday night, the newly engaged couple were seen arriving to the annual Endeavour Fund Awards, which celebrates the achievements of wounded, injured and sick servicemen and women who have taken part in sporting and adventure chall...

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