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Jan 12 2018

Trump touts a poll that's bad for him

The Quinnipiac Poll showed two-thirds of Americans believe the country's economy is "excellent" or "good", but voters where split over who is responsible for the econom...

Jan 12 2018

Jessica Falkholt: Home and Away actress has life support turned off

The drama's broadcaster, Network Seven, said of Jessica in a statement last month: "Although her time on set was brief, once a part of the Home and Away family, always ...

Jan 12 2018

Kellyanne Conway Takes Apparent Shot at CNN by Hailing Fox & Friends Ratings

Conway's false claim, however, came just hours after Trump, during an afternoon press conference at the White House, evoked Clinton's name repeatedly . In fact, just a f...

Jan 12 2018

Trump urged by top advisers to waive Iran sanctions

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian is to raise Paris' concerns about the deal as well as its ballistic missile program while also seeking to keep dialogue open wi...

Jan 12 2018

Gov. Reynolds is 'reviewing' Trump administration guidance on Medicaid work requirements

ME had filed a request with the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services last spring to receive a waiver that would allow the state to set requirements for work, v...

Jan 12 2018

Former White House strategist Stephen Bannon stepping down from Breitbart News

In the end, it was Bannon's need to appear powerful that led to his ouster from Breitbart , according to investigative reporter Dave Lindorff. The former Trump campaig...

Jan 12 2018

Trump expresses openness to talk to North Korea

The former deputy commander of South Korea's army, In-Bum Chun, told an audience at the Policy Exchange think tank in London that although a military option to deal with ...

Jan 12 2018

New Trump administration tax guidelines rely on workers to double-check their paychecks

Photo Steven Mnuchin, the Treasury secretary, said on Thursday that 90 percent of wage earners would see an increase in their take-home pay once businesses change their w...

Jan 12 2018

Paul says he plans to filibuster spy legislation

The official White House position, which was announced in a statement issued Wednesday night, was in favor of the bill the House passed and against the Amash-Lofgre...

Jan 12 2018

State Department Confirms Mexican Tourism Safety

The latest classifications place half of Mexico's 31 states under Level 3 or 4 warnings. The five states are Tamaulipas on the US border and Sinaloa, Colima, Michoaca...

Jan 12 2018

White House says 'no contradiction' in Trump's tweets on FISA law

After more than 90 minutes passed, Trump posted a second tweet voicing support for reauthorizing FISA's Section 702, which allows the U.S.to monitor communication...

Jan 11 2018

Canada braces for possible U.S. exit from NAFTA trade pact

The auto and freight sectors are considered to be the most "at risk" in the NAFTA renegotiation talks as movement of manufacturing facilities and lower trade volume c...

Jan 11 2018

Ritz hotel robbery: Armed thieves steal jewellery worth millions in Paris

A police spokesman said three suspects were arrested but two escaped following the robbery at about 6.30pm on Wednesday. Two people were inside the store at the time an...

Jan 11 2018

Huma Abedin and Anthony Weiner call off divorce

Abedin filed a divorce from Weiner in May and listed it as "contested", which meant they had to negotiate in front of a judge. The couple could re-file their divorce as "...

Jan 11 2018

Appointed regulators reject plan to rescue coal and nuclear plants

Four of the five commissioners who run FERC were appointed by Trump, who has vowed to resuscitate coal country by relaxing regulation. By dismissing the DOE proposa...

Jan 11 2018

First Assassin's Creed: Origins DLC due out this month

The biggest part of the announcement involves the game's first major expansion. Also loves books and can be found face first in one all the time. The updates, expansion...

Jan 11 2018

SC Modifies Order, Now National Anthem not Mandatory in Cinemas

Indian cinemas are free to decide if they want to play the national anthem before film screenings, according to a revised ruling by the country's Supreme Court . This or...

Jan 11 2018

Natural disaster of 7.6 magnitude strikes off Central America: USGS

The epicenter was located 202 kilometers from the Honduran town of Barra Patuca, and 245 kilometers from the municipality of Puerto Lempira in Honduras. Meanwhile, the co...

Jan 11 2018

READ: Transcript Of Dossier Firm's Senate Judiciary Interview Released By Feinstein

In a statement accompanying the release of the Simpson transcript Tuesday, Feinstein said "the American people deserve the opportunity to see what (Simpson) said (abo...

Jan 10 2018

US News Publishes Online MBA Ranking for 2018

The report assessed 1,490 online degree programs and evaluated select features, including student engagement, faculty credentials and training, peer reputation, student s...