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Jan 26 2018

Mayor cancels Trump meeting amid immigration battle

The department has repeatedly threatened to deny millions of dollars in important grant money to communities that refuse to comply with a federal statute requiring inform...

Jan 26 2018

Captive kids slowly providing information to investigators

The 29-year-old child weighed just 82 pounds, prosecutors said and the other children are so thin they all look younger than their actual ages, authorities said. The coup...

Jan 26 2018

Head-On Crash Following High Speed Chase

He stopped at a red light and took off after his truck was rammed by law enforcement. The driver then got off the freeway and drove south. A suspect emerges from a wr...

Jan 26 2018

Mummified woman was seven-time great grandmother of Boris Johnson

The woman is the great-great-great-great-great-great-great grandmother of Johnson, researchers said. The highly-toxic substance was in fact more of a poison than a cure, ...

Jan 26 2018

'Doomsday Clock' ticks 30 seconds closer to midnight's apocalyptic destruction

A group of scientists have released an ominous update to the symbolic Doomsday Clock . The Chicago-based nonprofit announced Thursday the decision to advance its Doom...

Jan 26 2018

US Senate Comes to Agreement to End Government Shutdown

If it had continued, hundreds of thousands of federal employees would have been furloughed. US Republicans and Democratic senators green-lighted that compromise deal Mo...

Jan 26 2018

Trump to Schumer: No wall, no DACA deal

Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) stepped up the rhetoric over an amnesty deal for illegal immigrants. President Donald Trump has previewed his outline for an immigration Bil...

Jan 26 2018

Trump 'looking forward to' Mueller interview

Sessions opted to recuse himself in all matters relating to the 2016 election, including the Russia inquiry, after it was revealed he had failed to tell Congress about...

Jan 26 2018

Baijayant Panda suspended from BJD

Panda's tiff with Pandian seems to have begun after he was attacked with eggs and stones in May previous year during the inauguration of an overhead water tank at Jatipar...

Jan 26 2018

Video Shows Moment Man Hit by Train While Taking 'Stupid' Selfie

The speeding train however; smashed into the man and sent him flying as the screen goes blank while sounds of people rushing to his aide can be heard. The Railway Police ...

Jan 26 2018

Pentagon: Turkey's Syria operations not helpful

Turkish tanks are parked near the Syrian border at Hassa, in Hatay province on January 24, 2018, as part of the operation " Olive Branch ", launched a few days ago. T...

Jan 26 2018

Trump signs new import tariffs for solar panels, washing machines

President Trump said approving the tariffs will help USA manufacturers and is in line with his pledge to put American companies and jobs first. The three-year tariff ...

Jan 25 2018

Gay couple sues U.S. for denying citizenship to 1 twin son

A 16-month-old toddler has been named as a plaintiff in a federal lawsuit against the government after his twin brother was given USA citizenship and he wasn't, in what a...

Jan 25 2018

Department of Employment Releases Statement on New Job Numbers

Calhoun County had the 18th-highest unemployment rate in December at 4.9 percent. That employer survey is recognized as the most reliable indicator of job growth. Among...

Jan 25 2018

Watchdog say Trump's porn star payoffs could be illegal

The complaint says that DOJ and the FEC need to review the payment since the funds were used for the objective of influencing the election. "He appreciates the relationsh...

Jan 25 2018

Barcelona make Philippe Coutinho announcement

Philippe Coutinho , who became the second most expensive footballer of all-time after joining Barcelona from Liverpool on January 6, looks set for his Barca debut aft...

Jan 25 2018

Senators start new effort at immigration deal

What we know: The $1 trillion infrastructure plan is one of President Trump's biggest campaign promises, and there is a lot at stake for his administration in how it ge...

Jan 25 2018

'Murphy Brown' getting the revival treatment on CBS

The iconic show received 18 Emmy wins - including five wins for Bergen alone - as well as three Golden Globes and three Screen Actors Guild awards. Bergen will also e...

Jan 25 2018

Myanmar readies for returning Rohingyas

Workers on the Myanmar side of the border with Bangladesh laid bricks, dug ditches and drilled holes in building frames in preparation Wednesday for the possible repatr...

Jan 25 2018

European Union takes eight countries off its tax haven blacklist, including Panama

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said Tuesday that the fresh commitments show "that European pressure is effective". Meanwhile, Caribbean neighbours such as Tri...