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Trump's message to Republicans on immigration: Compromise or win in 2018 Trump's message to Republicans on immigration: Compromise or win in 2018
- February 03, 2018

Trump , whose election success hinged partly on his tough line on immigration, has said he is open to letting 1.8 million Dreamers stay in the country and eventually become citizens. "If Republican leadership believes that's a win for this president or this administration or more importantly for the American people, they're wrong", he said. (more...)
On Twitter, Trump Pressures Democrats to Bargain on DACA On Twitter, Trump Pressures Democrats to Bargain on DACA
- February 02, 2018

The report, authored by Cato scholars David Bier and Stuart Anderson, found that the administration's plan, if implemented, would eventually reduce the number of legal immigrants by 490,000 people annually, down from just over 1.1 million to approximately 600,000, a 44 percent reduction. (more...)
Fiona the Hippo picks the birds: Friday latest on the Eagles Fiona the Hippo picks the birds: Friday latest on the Eagles
- February 02, 2018

The zoo posted a video Thursday showing the one-year-old hippo nosing around a cardboard box painted with a Patriots logo. Those prognosticating pups chose the bowl of kibble with the Patriots logo emblazoned across it - though New England fans should take note that doggies have only correctly predicted the Super Bowl victor two out of five times since Fallon started the segment in 2013. (more...)
Capito Sides With Pence: Manchin's Tax Vote Disappointing Capito Sides With Pence: Manchin's Tax Vote Disappointing
- February 02, 2018

Congressman Evan Jenkins said he stands behind this effort and is ready to see coal make a comeback. Inside Elections with Nathan L. Gonzales rates the West Virginia Senate race a Tossup . "Blueprint for American success is found in telling the story of the administration's successes and the things they have managed to deliver for the American people", he said. (more...)
Allister Coetzee steps down as South Africa coach Allister Coetzee steps down as South Africa coach
- February 02, 2018

It sends out the wrong message to our young players", added the outspoken Du Preez. SA Rugby revealed that a new coaching and management team will be confirmed later this month. The 45-year-old Erasmus has filled various roles at SA Rugby and has been linked with the Springboks coaching job previously. "It happened to me and I told him that it would happen to him too", De Villiers told EWN . (more...)
Pope Francis to bow to China with concession on bishops Pope Francis to bow to China with concession on bishops
- February 02, 2018

In Hong Kong, lay Catholics reacted with concern, although many noted that no deal had yet been signed. The People's Republic of China, led by the Communist Party, is formally atheist-even if recognizes five religious faiths, Christianity and Catholicism among them. (more...)
Authorities working to determine how undetected gun got into Westlake school Authorities working to determine how undetected gun got into Westlake school
- February 02, 2018

After the incident occurred, one student echoed what the police have been able to piece together. The determination capped a frantic day at Salvador B. The suspect, he added, "didn't mean to shoot" another 15-year-old girl in the wrist. A 30-year-old woman who was treated after the shooting was not hospitalized and the nature of her injury was not immediately known. (more...)
Sony Corp CEO Kazuo Hirai Is Stepping Down Sony Corp CEO Kazuo Hirai Is Stepping Down
- February 02, 2018

Kazuo Hirai , who has been credited with turning around the once-beleagured Japanese electronics company , will remain chairman but Kenichiro Yoshida , now chief financial officer, will take over his role. "Since Sony is a technology company we feel a sense of crisis about that situation", Yoshida said, adding that he intends to manage the company "with the market cap in mind". (more...)
Philippine police rearrest rebel leader Philippine police rearrest rebel leader
- February 02, 2018

Roque said the rebel group could file a writ of habeas corpus if it believes Baylosis' arrest was illegal. Baylosis was among NDFP consultants granted bail in August 2016 to attend the peace negotiations in Norway. "And, because there are no more peace talks, they are not exempt from the full compliance with our penal laws". Several lawmakers from the Makabayan bloc at the House of Representatives condemned the arrest. (more...)
James Comey says 'all should appreciate' Federal Bureau of Investigation speaking up on politics James Comey says 'all should appreciate' Federal Bureau of Investigation speaking up on politics
- February 02, 2018

Senator Joe McCarthy . "I wish more of our leaders would", Comey tweeted. He then won't on to implicitly compare agency critics, which would include Mr. "All should appreciate the Federal Bureau of Investigation speaking up", Comey said, before launching into an apparent attack on Republicans, such as House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.). (more...)
Crosstown rivalries shelved as UIL announces realignment for 2018 Crosstown rivalries shelved as UIL announces realignment for 2018
- February 02, 2018

Edgewood ISD schools Kennedy and Memorial were moved out a district that included all seven SAISD schools, and placed in District 14-4A Division II with Alamo Heights, Boerne Champion, Kerrville Tivy, Lockhart, Medina Valley and Uvalde. "It was a little surprising that we're now a six-team district, but it is something we need to get ready for", said San Benito coach Dan Gomez. Since three teams come out of district for the 1A playoffs, Damon, Prairie Lea and Waelder will automatically make it ... (more...)
Nazca Lines: Peru to take stringent measures to avoid further damage Nazca Lines: Peru to take stringent measures to avoid further damage
- February 02, 2018

Flores claims mechanical issues forced him to ignore posted signs and veer off from the Pan-American Highway, a 19,000-mile-long roadway stretching from Chile to the southern U.S, on Saturday night. The Nasca Lines has always been a source of awe and mystery. The designs are believed to have been important for astronomical rituals. The famous lines, known as geoglyphs (drawings on the ground made by removing rocks and earth) have stayed mostly intact for almost 2,000 years. (more...)
Vindictive judiciary unable to find evidence against Nawaz: Maryam Vindictive judiciary unable to find evidence against Nawaz: Maryam
- February 02, 2018

While addressing the Media Workers Convention in Gujranwala, Maryam Nawaz said the way the PML-N workers were advancing along with Nawaz Sharif, they had made the opponents to bite the dust. She alleged that the former dictator had dragged the then chief justice by pulling from hairs. "Judiciary has started a new movement of contempt of court". (more...)
Bengal by-elections: Trinamool makes clean sweep, BJP comes second Bengal by-elections: Trinamool makes clean sweep, BJP comes second
- February 02, 2018

Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress today won the Noapara assembly seat and the Uluberia parliamentary constituency in the much crucial bypolls. The election results assume significance as Rajasthan will go to polls later this year. Rajasthan had been hit by farmers' protests too. The by-elections on the seats were necessitated after sudden deaths of BJP MP from Ajmer Sanwarlal Jat, MP from Alwar Mahant Chand Nath Yogi and Mandalgarh MLA Kirti Kumari. (more...)
Schmidt declines to comment on Irish players attending Jackson/Olding trial Schmidt declines to comment on Irish players attending Jackson/Olding trial
- February 02, 2018

He too denies the charge. The woman told the jury she went back to Mr. Jackson's home with a few others after a night out in Belfast city in June 2016. Asked if she knew who he was at the time, the woman replied: "I knew his name, yes, and I knew what he looked like". She has denied watering down her knowledge of the sport and its players. (more...)
90 migrants feared to have drowned off Libya 90 migrants feared to have drowned off Libya
- February 02, 2018

A fishing boat rescued one survivor, and another two managed to swim to shore. The agency also said there were three known survivors. LURE OF "EL DORADO " The tragedy demonstrates the continued allure of Europe for desperate migrants fleeing conflicts and poverty, Doyle said, despite tighter surveillance of the main smuggling routes by the Libyan coastguard, backed up by European cash and know-how. (more...)
Dad who killed daughters taunts their mom moments before his execution Dad who killed daughters taunts their mom moments before his execution
- February 02, 2018

Battaglia, who had separated from his wife, had picked up his daughters in a shopping center parking lot for his court ordered visit with the girls. Battaglia was executed for shooting and killing his two daughters - 9-year-old Faith and 6-year-old Liberty. (more...)
Two killed after rocket assaults on Turkey from Syrian… Two killed after rocket assaults on Turkey from Syrian…
- February 02, 2018

Mehmet Tekinarslan. Turkey considers the YPG, the armed wing of the PYD, to be an extension of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) which has waged a decades-long insurgency in Turkey's mainly Kurdish southeast. The Observatory said that since the offensive against Afrin began, Turkish troops and their allies have captured 15 villages and 68 civilians, including 21 children, have been killed since. (more...)
United Technologies (NYSE:UTX) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
- February 02, 2018

Martin & Company Inc decreased United Technologies Corp . The stock decreased 0.11% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $208.94. About 1.12M shares traded or 9.97% up from the average. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Monday, September 21 by Deutsche Bank. On Thursday, January 28 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Sector Perform". (more...)
United States implementing restrictions on export of defence articles, services into South Sudan United States implementing restrictions on export of defence articles, services into South Sudan
- February 02, 2018

The US announcement comes four days after the African Union said it was open to imposing sanctions on leaders violating the ceasefire agreement in South Sudan. South Sudan's leaders aren't just failing their people, "they are betraying them", Ms Haley said. It is a largely symbolic move, as the USA does not export arms to South Sudan. (more...)

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