• Monday funeral in Atlanta for Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson
Monday funeral in Atlanta for Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson

Meachum says Jackson's relatives are in shock and "just want to grieve as a family". Instead, President Trump and members of Congress illuminated the news the driver of the pickup truck that rammed into Monroe's auto - stopped on the shoulder of Interstate 70 because his passenger, Jackson, had become ill - was a twice-deported illegal immigrant.

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  • Israeli fighter jet shot down by Syrian fire, says military
Israeli fighter jet shot down by Syrian fire, says military

Syria state television later cited a Syrian military official as saying that Israeli "aggression" targeted the Syrian army base in the central region of the country. According to Manelis, Israel struck deep in Syrian territory, targeting the trailer from which the drone was launched. The Jerusalem Post reported that air raid sirens were heard in ...

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  • Kelly tells aides he secured Porter's resignation, sources say
Kelly tells aides he secured Porter's resignation, sources say

Rob Porter , who served as the White House staff secretary, left his position this week after it emerged that two ex-wives had accused him of physically abusing them. Before joining the White House , Carroll, a lawyer, worked for the Ford Motor Co. Senior White House officials knew about allegations of domestic violence against a top aide ...

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  • United States government shuts down for second time
United States government shuts down for second time

Lawmakers in that chamber were deeply divided along party lines and passage was uncertain. The White House plan - which would put 1.8 million immigrants on a path to citizenship, boost border security, and dramatically curtail legal immigration - has been panned by Democrats.

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  • Trump speechwriter resigns after abuse allegations
Trump speechwriter resigns after abuse allegations

Kelly made it clear to Trump on Friday he would resign if that's what the President wanted, though there was little to indicate the President is prepared to immediately dismiss him. At first, White House officials rallied around Porter, who described the allegations as false and "vile claims". Trump did not say anything about the women, and he di...

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  • North Korea art troupe performs song on isle row with Japan
North Korea art troupe performs song on isle row with Japan

Speaking in Tokyo on his way to South Korea , which is hosting the Games over the next three weeks, Pence said he would soon announce the stepped-up sanctions in an effort to pressure the North to abandon its nuclear and missile programmes.

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  • Staff chief Kelly orders White House aides to lie about Porter's departure
Staff chief Kelly orders White House aides to lie about Porter's departure

The domestic violence accusations come from Porter's two ex-wives, who described terrifying levels of abuse . "Mr. Kelly's arrival in his new post on Monday could signal a new stability at the White House , but only if Mr. White House officials professed shock about the allegations against this smart, charming and diligent man, but the s...

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  • Wall Street closes in correction territory as stocks tumble
Wall Street closes in correction territory as stocks tumble

The market, in its second-longest bull run, had not seen a correction for two years, an unusually long time. The tech-heavy Nasdaq composite added 0.38 per cent to reach 6,803.11. The Australian share market, and other markets in the Asia-Pacific region, have fallen sharply as investors are again caught up in the turmoil on USA markets.

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  • Carolinas HealthCare Renames Itself, Reaches Across Georgia State Line
Carolinas HealthCare Renames Itself, Reaches Across Georgia State Line

The health system also revealed Thursday that it signed a letter of intent to merge with Georgia-based Navicent Health. "We're centered around making a customized tend to every last patient and group we serve", said Gene Woods, president and CEO of recently named Atrium Health.

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  • House passes bipartisan budget deal, ending government shutdown after 5 1/2 hours
House passes bipartisan budget deal, ending government shutdown after 5 1/2 hours

Paul can hold the vote until 1 a.m., and his aides tell CBS News' chief congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes that he intends to do so. The Senate voted 71-28, reports CNN . "I'm not advocating for shutting down the government ". But Maya MacGuineas, president of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget , points out the obvious,...

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  • Puerto Rico Articles, Photos, and Videos
Puerto Rico Articles, Photos, and Videos

Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. President Trump signed the bill Friday morning. In addition, the aid package includes $2.36 billion to provide disaster assistance for Florida's citrus industry and other major agricultural losses incurred because of the 2017 hurricanes and wildfires.

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  • Malcolm Turnbull authorised parliamentary job for Barnaby Joyce's girlfriend
Malcolm Turnbull authorised parliamentary job for Barnaby Joyce's girlfriend

A spokesman for Mr Joyce has contradicted that account. A critic of the Turnbull Government, Campion said he hopes Joyce "can find a respectable job" and referred to the Prime Minister as "Mr Talkbull". "The fact is you know of their existence", she said. News reader Brooklyn informed Kyle that Mr Joyce's new lady love is 17 years his junior,...

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  • Stock's Stunning Activities: OraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR)
Stock's Stunning Activities: OraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR)

The stock of Regis Corporation (NYSE:RGS) has "Sell" rating given on Monday, August 31 by Northcoast. ( NASDAQ : OSUR ) on Wednesday, August 24 with "Buy" rating. Global Payments Inc (NYSE:GPN) was reduced too. Narrow down focus to other ratios, the co has current ratio of 1.10 that indicates if HPE lies in 1.3% to 3% then it is acceptable for bo...

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  • US Senator Rand Paul forces delay in voting on budget deal
US Senator Rand Paul forces delay in voting on budget deal

The deal is expected to pass the Senate early Friday morning, despite Paul's standoff. Essential government functions will continue regardless. Democrats have sought to link the federal funding debate to a permanent solution for hundreds of thousands of "Dreamer" immigrants who were brought to the country illegally as children.

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  • Watch 1218 drones form the Olympic rings during Opening Ceremony
Watch 1218 drones form the Olympic rings during Opening Ceremony

But, the record-breaking 1,218-drone flight wasn't live at the opening ceremony , just like the ones that flew at Lady Gaga's Super Bowl halftime show - it was pre-recorded in advance - although a smaller group of 300 drones did make a live appearance at the ceremony.

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  • Northwestern garages open during Evanston snow parking ban
Northwestern garages open during Evanston snow parking ban

During that time, anyone can park inside our garages for free, and all parking access gate arms will be raised throughout the snow emergency. Parking on all city streets is prohibited. Monday's plan came after the city ran into problems with compliance during a 12-inch snowfall on January 22 that put the city under a snow emergency for much of th...

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  • Eaton Vance (EV) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.21
Eaton Vance (EV) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.21

During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.12 earnings per share. equities analysts predict that Eaton will post 5.14 EPS for the current year. Jefferies maintained Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN) rating on Thursday, February 1. Bernstein downgraded the shares of ETN in report on Monday, November 2 to "Market Perform" ratin...

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  • Gaming and Leisure Properties (GLPI) PT Lowered to $36.00
Gaming and Leisure Properties (GLPI) PT Lowered to $36.00

The company was maintained on Thursday, October 26 by Stifel Nicolaus. Jefferies maintained the shares of ABBV in report on Thursday, May 25 with "Buy" rating. On 6/16/2017 Barry F Schwartz, Director, bought 10,000 with an average share price of $36.44 per share and the total transaction amounting to $364,400.00.

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  • Russia Reduces Visa Duration for North Korean Workers to One Year
Russia Reduces Visa Duration for North Korean Workers to One Year

The resolution stated all countries must send North Korean workers back home within 24 months, with the aim of cutting funds to Pyongyang attempting to stop the regime from the development of its nuclear weapons program. North Korean workers are confirmed to be heading back to their country at an airport in the Far East city of Vladivostok, while c...

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  • Senator Paul forces delay in voting on budget deal
Senator Paul forces delay in voting on budget deal

Negotiated between the Senate's Republican and Democratic leaders, the funding bill appeared to have ample bipartisan support for passage in both houses of Congress. As for Paul's famous lawn fight, federal prosecutors said last month they are seeking a 21-month prison sentence for the man they said tackled him in a dispute over a pile of brush.

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  • 'This Is Us' Sees Minor Super Bowl Lift
'This Is Us' Sees Minor Super Bowl Lift

The season finale of " Ellen's Game of Games " at 8 p.m. landed a 1.9/7 and 7.7 million viewers. It will still wind up the most-watched television program for the year. The out-of-home metric for the Super Bowl was calculated based on viewership of the NBC broadcast. "We will continue to utilize "out of home" reporting throughout the Winter Games, ...

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  • Accident or murder? A look at some court cases involving fatal shootings
Accident or murder? A look at some court cases involving fatal shootings

Even if the jury does not find Stanley deliberately caused Boushie's death, Burge said they could still find him guilty of manslaughter if they conclude he was negligent in his handling of the pistol. "It just went off", he said. "It's a tragedy, but it's not criminal", Spencer said. Burge disputed that Stanley believed the firearm was empty an...

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  • Rand Paul holding up vote to keep government open
Rand Paul holding up vote to keep government open

The 240-186 vote came in the pre-dawn hours, putting to bed a five-and-a-half hour federal freeze that relatively few would notice. This photo taken on November 29, 2017 shows Sen. In a letter to fellow Democrats, Pelosi reminded them that she will vote against the government spending bill. Many lawmakers on both sides had issues with the deal as...

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  • Imran to address rally in Lodhran today ahead of Feb 12 by
Imran to address rally in Lodhran today ahead of Feb 12 by

The PTI Chairman added that Punjab Police gunned down 870 people during the tenure of CM Punjab Shahbaz Sharif. "We did not come out on the streets like Nawaz Sharif did", he said. Ali has been directed to appear before the district election commissioner in his office at 2:00pm on February. A total of 1,043 polling booths have been set up at the ...

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  • Militants attack Army camp in Jammu, two injured
Militants attack Army camp in Jammu, two injured

The district administration has asked schools within 500 metres of the camp to remain closed. Terrorists had hurled a grenade at the camp which houses a unit of the Rashtriya Rifles. They have been cornered in one of the family quarters. 2 injured, one Hawaldar & his daughter. The area has been cordoned off and operations are underway to flush ou...

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