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White House Slams Lindsey Graham for Siding with Illegal Immigrants During Shutdown

White House Slams Lindsey Graham for Siding with Illegal Immigrants During Shutdown Miller's role in placing a Semtex charge under the tenuous DACA deal at the heart of this budget frenzy is a sign of his overwhelming power in this White House. Democrats are pushing for legislation to protect recipients of DACA, which shields immigrants brought to the USA illegally as children from deportation. [Full Article...]

Trust in U.S. institutions plunges in Trump's first year: Major survey

Trust in U.S. institutions plunges in Trump's first year: Major survey One paradox contained within the data was that although faith in media platforms was seen to be falling, one sub-measure suggested that the credibility of individual journalists had risen substantially. Some people consider platforms to be part of "the media" - including social media (48 percent) and search engines (25 percent) - alongside journalism (89 percent), which includes publishers and new... [Full Article...]

Pence calls report on Trump affair "baseless"

Pence calls report on Trump affair He was responding to reports that Trump last week in a private meeting made vulgar and disparaging remarks about immigration from countries in Africa and Haiti and said the USA should welcome more immigration from countries like Norway. In the FEC complaint, Common Cause charges the money should have been reported as an in-kind contribution to Trump's campaign, and as an expenditure to Clifford, b... [Full Article...]

Facebook Admits Social Media May Be Bad For Democracy

Facebook Admits Social Media May Be Bad For Democracy Sixty-two percent believe that social-media platforms are selling users' data without their knowledge, and just over half of respondents-57 percent-think that platforms like Facebook and Twitter take advantage of their users' loneliness. "It's abhorrent to us that a nation-state used our platform to wage a cyberwar meant to divide society", he said. "This was a new kind of threat that we could... [Full Article...]

White House Switches Up Voicemail To Blame Dems For Shutdown

White House Switches Up Voicemail To Blame Dems For Shutdown RT.com also reached out to the White House for comment and, in response, received an automated email stating that press communications would be limited to " issues involving the safety of human life or the protection of property, or those determined to be essential to national security " during this time. [Full Article...]

Korean delegation checks venues for performances in Seoul

Korean delegation checks venues for performances in Seoul South Korea's Unification Ministry said North Korea didn't explain why it was "suspending" the two-day visit by the seven-member advance team that it proposed just hours earlier through a cross-border communication channel. The two Koreas agreed last week to field a combined women's ice hockey team and march together under one flag at next month's Winter Olympics after a new round of talks ... [Full Article...]

Falcon Heavy test-fire on hold due to government shutdown

Falcon Heavy test-fire on hold due to government shutdown The Los Angeles Times reported on SpaceX's funding saying "On a smaller scale, SpaceX, Musk's rocket company, cut a deal for about $20 million in economic development subsidies from Texas to construct a launch facility there". The 45th Space Wing is a department of the Air Force supporting space missions. Testing delays have pushed back a planned static fire, in which the rocket would ignite a... [Full Article...]

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) To Boost Content Spending As Growth Exceeds Expectations

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) To Boost Content Spending As Growth Exceeds Expectations These shares are -0.24% up from its target price of $219.93 and the current market capitalization stands at $95.34B. Zoetis Inc had 69 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.15 EPS. Looking forward to the first quarter, Netflix expects to add 6.35 million memberships, with 1.45 million in the USA and... [Full Article...]

Sen. Lindsey Graham blasts White House aides for torpedoing shutdown deal

Sen. Lindsey Graham blasts White House aides for torpedoing shutdown deal It isn't President Donald Trump , and it isn't White House Chief of Staff Gen. John Kelly. "As long as Stephen Miller is in charge of negotiating on immigration, we are going nowhere", Graham reportedly said . Democrats opposed the bill because it did not offer protection for illegal aliens. However, he believes some White House staffers are making it very hard to reach an agreement and resolv... [Full Article...]

Look up! Rare 'Super Blue Blood Moon' coming January 31

Look up! Rare 'Super Blue Blood Moon' coming January 31 You'll get the chance to catch a glimpse of one soon. Stages of the January 31, 2018 "super blue blood moon " (weather permitting) are depicted in Pacific Time with "moonset" times for major cities across the USA, which affect how much of the event viewers will see. [Full Article...]

Workers Missing After Oil Drilling Explosion

Workers Missing After Oil Drilling Explosion Oklahoma Corporation Commission confirms "Red Mountain Energy LLC" out of OKC is the operator at this site. An emergency official says five people are missing after an explosion at a drilling rig in eastern Oklahoma. Skinner said a company that specializes in rig fires and other well control problems also responded to the blaze. During a press conference, officials said firefighters are not ba... [Full Article...]

Bucks Fire Head Coach Jason Kidd

Bucks Fire Head Coach Jason Kidd The Bucks probably had to fire Jason Kidd , and the social media team did something that they never could have imagined backfiring on them, and Twitter is enjoying something that comes at the expense of no one. Expectations were raised when the Bucks acquired Eric Bledsoe in a trade earlier this season. Williams has been known to be a player's coach; the same trait that is needed after the ruptur... [Full Article...]

Shares fall as Sanofi announces $11.6bn deal to acquire Bioverativ

Shares fall as Sanofi announces $11.6bn deal to acquire Bioverativ About 31.10M shares traded or 2375.97% up from the average. Headlines about Bioverativ (NASDAQ:BIVV) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. "Stock Is Soaring Today" on January 22, 2018. Advisors Asset Management Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Bioverativ in the 3rd quarter worth approximately $137,000. [Full Article...]

Vermont Governor Signs Recreational Pot Bill With 'Mixed Emotions'

Vermont Governor Signs Recreational Pot Bill With 'Mixed Emotions' Residents 21 and over will be able to possess up to 1 ounce of marijuana flower. "I personally believe that what adults do behind closed doors and on private property is their choice, so long as it does not negatively impact the health and safety of others, especially children", Scott said in a release . [Full Article...]

Intel Identifies Spectre And Meltdown Patch Reboot Bug Root Cause

Intel Identifies Spectre And Meltdown Patch Reboot Bug Root Cause The company says it has a new patch almost ready for systems with those CPUs that offers mitigation against the Spectre vulnerability and comes without risk of random restarts. For now, leaving processors unpatched means chips still have the Spectre and Meltdown design flaws. "We continue to urge all customers to vigilantly maintain security best practice and for consumers to keep systems ... [Full Article...]

Government shutdown impacting national parks

Government shutdown impacting national parks Hotels and restaurants operated by Yosemite concessionaire Aramark will remain open , and shuttle busses are running. This means the CVNP is closed and our event permit is invalid, so we are unable to hold the race properly. The government shutdown is threatened because Congress couldn't agree on what is called a continuing resolution (CR). Eisenhower National Historic Site will also be c... [Full Article...]

Heartbreak For Vikings Fans After 38-7 Loss To The Eagles

Heartbreak For Vikings Fans After 38-7 Loss To The Eagles Keenum threw two interceptions and lost a fumble, and Minnesota's vaunted defense collapsed. Only a miraculous 61-yard touchdown pass from Keenum to Stefon Diggs kept the Vikings in the tournament. Foles has been inconsistent since taking over for Carson Wentz , but Keenum has shown an uncanny knack for buying time in the pocket, having been sacked only 22 times. [Full Article...]

Apple and Malala Yousafzai Team Up to Fund Girls' Education

Apple and Malala Yousafzai Team Up to Fund Girls' Education Apple didn't disclose the financial details of the aid it will offer, but the tech giant noted that they would help Malala Fund scale their organisation by assisting with technology, curriculum and research into policy changes needed to help girls everywhere attend school and complete their education. [Full Article...]

College Basketball Betting Free Play: Nebraska Cornhuskers at Ohio State Buckeyes

College Basketball Betting Free Play: Nebraska Cornhuskers at Ohio State Buckeyes In the first period, the Gophers squandered their first opportunity with only one shot on goal during a five-minute power play when Michigan State received an unsportsmanlike penalty for striking Tommy Novak in the head. During their last five games, the Buckeyes have scored an average of 75.4 points per game (3.0 below their season average) and allowed an average of 58.6 points per game (7.6 be... [Full Article...]

Microsoft Targets Schools With £135 Windows 10 PCs & Education Software Updates

Microsoft Targets Schools With £135 Windows 10 PCs & Education Software Updates Microsoft is taking on Google's Chromebooks and Apple's iPads in the education space through a new hardware partnership with Lenovo that aims to push Windows into the classroom. The expanded capabilities include dictation inside Office apps, support for reading assistance in a wider selection of apps and assignment tracking capabilities in Microsoft's Teams collaboration hub. [Full Article...]


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