• As another spending deadline nears, Trump tells Republicans to seek immigration 'compromise'
As another spending deadline nears, Trump tells Republicans to seek immigration 'compromise'

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, an administrative program implemented under former President Barack Obama, provides numerous same protections and authorizes the young immigrants to work in the United States. The question, however, is whether any of Trump's policy proposals will go anywhere. At the retreat, immigration wasn't its own break...

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  • Snow to start Super Bowl Sunday with falling afternoon temperatures
Snow to start Super Bowl Sunday with falling afternoon temperatures

Rain will continue this evening, heavy at times, before ending during the overnight hours. Now only less than 1 inch of snow is forecast for the northwestern New Jersey region. Tuesday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. The high pressure moves off the coast for Tuesday as a weak cold front approaches from the northwest.

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  • Trump Breaks His Twitter Silence About Memo Release
Trump Breaks His Twitter Silence About Memo Release

The memo alleges misconduct on the part of the Justice Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation, and claims the agencies used unverified information in order to obtain a surveillance warrant for a former campaign associate of President Donald Trump .

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  • Who is doing the Super Bowl 52 halftime show?
Who is doing the Super Bowl 52 halftime show?

And in that game, the Patriots were called for one penalty - a holding flag on a kickoff - while the Jaguars were penalized six times for 98 yards. Regardless, the Eagles defense is playing at another level now and it looks like the class of the NFL . Nick Foles will be forced to go toe-to-toe with Brady, and while he put on a clinic...

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  • Rep. Schiff: Nunes' Memo 'Impeaches' FBI, Makes US Much less Secure
Rep. Schiff: Nunes' Memo 'Impeaches' FBI, Makes US Much less Secure

But the memo also includes revelations that might complicate efforts by Trump and his allies to undermine special counsel Robert Mueller's inquiry. The senior Democrat on the intelligence committee, Representative Adam Schiff , insisted Sunday that "the court was notified there was a political actor involved".

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  • Kenya government ignores court order suspending shutdown of three TV stations
Kenya government ignores court order suspending shutdown of three TV stations

Miguna Miguna was taken from his home. He said he considered freedom of the press a cornerstone of the country's Constitution, which was drafted after a disputed election ended in widespread violence 10 years ago. "I knew we were vulnerable but I didn't think they would strike that fast", he said. "I am insisting on delivering this order", he said....

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  • Father and daughter arrested over incest
Father and daughter arrested over incest

When Katie Pladl turned 18, she used social media to reach out to her biological parents, according to warrants. She went to live with her biological parents and their two children near Richmond, Virginia. The wife told authorities that the month she moved out of the home Steven had been sleeping on the floor of Katie's bedroom. Katie and Steven ...

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  • Roadside bomb in Sinai kills 2 Egyptian safety forces
Roadside bomb in Sinai kills 2 Egyptian safety forces

Israel, with the blessing of Egyptian President Abdul Fatah Sisi, has used drones, jets, and helicopters in Sinai to target jihadists in more than 100 airstrikes over the past two years, The New York Times reported on February 3. The Associated Press reported that unnamed Egyptian officials had said Israeli drones fired missiles that killed the m...

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  • N. Korean Athletes Enter Olympic Athlete's Village in Gangneung
N. Korean Athletes Enter Olympic Athlete's Village in Gangneung

North Korean skiers and skaters arrived in the South Thursday to take part in the Pyeongchang Winter Games, setting the stage for a "peace Olympics" after a year of high tensions over Pyongyang's nuclear programme. Attention in the South is focused on whether Choe Ryong-hae, de facto No. 2 official and a vice chairman of the ruling party's central ...

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  • India's Budget focuses on farm sector, gives little to middle class
India's Budget focuses on farm sector, gives little to middle class

He put revised expenditure for 2017-18 at Rs 21.57 lakh crore and projected Rs 24.42 lakh crore expenditure in 2018-19. The announcement of National Health Protection Scheme (NHPS ) for marginalized and disadvantaged families is going to be transformative for the Indian economy as the Budget correctly notes that " India can not realize its ...

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  • Pensions overtake modernisation, modest 7.8 % hike in defence budget
Pensions overtake modernisation, modest 7.8 % hike in defence budget

Though a capital expenditure of Rs 99,563 crore is higher, it's still not even close to the requirement if one goes by the defence ministry projection of Rs 146,156 crore. "In last year Budget, more amount was allocated under Nirbhaya fund as it included expenditure on infrastructure, but this year it does not include any expenditure on infrastruct...

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  • FIA arrests 4 suspected human traffickers behind migrant boat tragedy in Libya
FIA arrests 4 suspected human traffickers behind migrant boat tragedy in Libya

Most of the deceased Pakistani migrants hail from Punjab's districts, including Mandi Bahauddin, Sargodha, Gujrat and Rawalpindi, Dawn reported. An FIA official said Nisar Ahmed, Safdar and Kamran have been arrested for their alleged involvement in trafficking of the Pakistani migrants drowned in the recent Libyan boat tragedy.

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  • Same-sex marriage a key issue as Costa Ricans go to polls
Same-sex marriage a key issue as Costa Ricans go to polls

Presiding Judge Abdulqawi Yusuf, reading the decision, said Costa Rica should be compensated for the damage caused, the cost of environmental restoration, expenses and interest. The same poll showed that just over two-thirds of Costa Ricans oppose the court's ruling, which also tells the country to grant same-sex couples rights such as the abilit...

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  • USGS: Shallow 6.1-magnitude natural disaster hits off Taiwan
USGS: Shallow 6.1-magnitude natural disaster hits off Taiwan

It was the second natural disaster to strike off Taiwan's eastern coast on Sunday, following a weaker 5.3-magnitude quake in the same area. A 5.5-magnitude aftershock was reported at 10:13 p.m.in the same region, the center said in another statement.

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  • Trey Gowdy says memo has no effect on Russian Federation probe
Trey Gowdy says memo has no effect on Russian Federation probe

They say the memo amounts to a misleading "hit job" created to sow doubt about probes into the Trump campaign's alleged interactions with Russian actors. Gowdy also said the dossier did not form the basis for the case against George Papadopoulos, the former Trump campaign aid who has pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation ...

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  • Rajnath Singh: India will meet one Pakistani bullet with countless bullets
Rajnath Singh: India will meet one Pakistani bullet with countless bullets

HM Rajnath Singh was in Agartala to address a public rally. "Kashmir is ours and would continue to remain an integral part of our country". They are always trying to divide India or trying to create havoc in our country. He said that only his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) could develop the country and the northeastern states including Tripura. "...

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  • LoC firing:Army officer among four martyred,three injured in Rajouri
LoC firing:Army officer among four martyred,three injured in Rajouri

According to army's media cell, Indian forces opened unprovoked firing in Nezapir and Rawalkot sectors, targeting civil population. Sources said two BSF men including an Assistant Sub Inspector and two civilians were also injured in the Pakistani troops firing and mortar shelling.

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  • Newcastle cling on for point against relegation rivals at Palace
Newcastle cling on for point against relegation rivals at Palace

Palace threatened nearly from kick-off when a through-ball from Milivojevic sent Wilfried Zaha through on goal but his heavy touch took possession too close to Karl Darlow , who dived low to collect. The point the hosts earned took them three clear of the bottom three and up to 14th - two places above Newcastle - but had they capitalised on t...

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  • USAF Chief of Staff Flies Indian LCA Tejas Fighter Jet
USAF Chief of Staff Flies Indian LCA Tejas Fighter Jet

General David L Goldfein, Chief of Staff of US Air Force was given Guard of Honour on his arrival at Air Force headquarters in New Delhi . Goldfein hailed the passion and enthusiasm of the pilots posted at the Jodhpur Air Force base. "There is already a strong relationship between our two air forces and I'm looking forward to making it stronger"...

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  • Ex-Eagles WR Terrell Owens inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame
Ex-Eagles WR Terrell Owens inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame

This was Owens' third time being a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame . "And those are all NFL Hall-of-Fame greats, and now I have the chance to be one of those guys". So what's kept Owens from Canton? Owens, who ranks second all time in career receiving yards (15,934) behind only Rice and third in touchdowns (156), made it in his th...

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  • FIFA World Cup trophy arrived in Pakistan
FIFA World Cup trophy arrived in Pakistan

French World Cup victor Christian Karembeu, who accompanied the trophy on a chartered plane from Thailand, said he was happy to be sharing the historic stopover of the trophy in Pakistan. Papua New Guinea was the eighth country of 51 being visited during the global leg of The FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour™ by Coca-Cola, which had already taken in Sri ...

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  • Trump sets up a grand bargain on immigration
Trump sets up a grand bargain on immigration

In his first year in office, Trump flagged repeated opportunities for bipartisanship - but backtracked each time. Though Trump has repeatedly expressed an eagerness to broker major bipartisan legislation during his presidency, his rhetoric on the matter has lacked substantive follow-through.

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  • German Spy Chief: N. Korea Uses Berlin Embassy to Acquire Nuclear Tech
German Spy Chief: N. Korea Uses Berlin Embassy to Acquire Nuclear Tech

North Korea has resisted global pressure to slow down or stop its rapidly developing ballistic missile and nuclear weapons programs. BfV chief Hans-Georg Maassen said on Saturday during an interview with German public television channel ARD that they have noticed that many procurement activities have taken place from the embassy.

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  • Gunman shoots 6 African migrants in Italy, local reports say
Gunman shoots 6 African migrants in Italy, local reports say

Local media reported that at least six migrants including one woman were shot by a man driving around the city, located about 200 km (125 miles) east of Rome , and firing from his vehicle window. Shortly afterwards, police said one man had been arrested. "Someone who shoots is a delinquent, irrespective of the colour of his skin", said Northern ...

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  • India wins Under-19 World Cup
India wins Under-19 World Cup

Kalra and Shubman Gill added 60 runs for the second wicket, their partnership cut short when Param Uppal bowled the risky right-hander for 31 off 30 balls. After stellar performances from Indian bowlers - Kamlesh Nagarkoti , Shivam Mavi , Anukul Roy , Shiva Singh, and Ishan Porel - the onus was on the Indian batsman to play their A-game and e...

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