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Senate GOP Rebukes Trump Over Syria, Afghanistan Withdrawals

Senate GOP Rebukes Trump Over Syria, Afghanistan Withdrawals The new chairman has always been a critic of the Trump administration's plan to modernize the US nuclear arsenal and the 2018 Nuclear Posture Review, which called for a pricey overhaul of existing arsenals. But the vote is nonetheless an unmistakable sign of Republicans' growing frustrations with the president, particularly when it comes to some of the decisions he has made as commander in chief. [Full Article...]

Amber Alert as Met Office upgrades heavy snow warning for Devon

Amber Alert as Met Office upgrades heavy snow warning for Devon BBC Weather presenter Chris Fawkes said snow and ice could cause disruption for Thursday evening's rush hour across the south west of England. Many of us have the luxury of a vehicle with air con and mod cons that see us in a protective bubble, and can see drivers oblivious to the perilous conditions on the roads. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump says Nancy Pelosi is 'playing games' with wall funding

Donald Trump says Nancy Pelosi is 'playing games' with wall funding Democrats and Republicans in Congress are now trying to come up with a border security compromise - though Pelosi´s tough statement Thursday did not augur well. But Pelosi's move could be part of a longer game that doesn't totally line up with reactions from either side of the aisle. The shutdown affected more than 800,000 federal workers in nine different departments, as well as several federa... [Full Article...]

United States polar vortex 2019: U.S. faces historic low temperatures

United States polar vortex 2019: U.S. faces historic low temperatures More than 1,800 flights were canceled at Chicago´s two major airports, while rail operator Amtrak scrapped train services from its hub in the city. Crews in Detroit will need days to fix water mains that burst Wednesday. Postal services were unable to deliver mail in parts of Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Ohio, the Dakotas and Nebraska. A bone-chilling polar vertex has plunged the Midwest, stretc... [Full Article...]

US Starts Returning Asylum Seekers to Mexico to Await Court Dates

US Starts Returning Asylum Seekers to Mexico to Await Court Dates Under MPP, the United States will return non-Mexican migrants who cross the USA southern border back to Mexico while their asylum requests are processed in US immigration courts. Immigration advocates have vowed to challenge the policy in court. But the plan has been sharply criticised by opponents on both sides of the border. [Full Article...]

Facebook tightens paid ads rules ahead of European Union elections

Facebook tightens paid ads rules ahead of European Union elections In a draft charter, the social media giant said its user base of more than two billion people means that, in the interests of fairness and transparency , it alone should no longer have the final say on whether or not content is removed from the site. [Full Article...]

‘Weeeee!’ Some national parks open to visitors post-shutdown

‘Weeeee!’ Some national parks open to visitors post-shutdown Most of the furloughed workers will come back to work Monday to check winter storm damage and clean up. The Longmire Museum also has reopened. That will sadly be put several weeks behind, MacDonald said, adding that he was concerned the shutdown undermined the morale of park staff and could discourage young people from considering a career in the National Park Service . [Full Article...]

Roger Stone tells "This Week" that he might cooperate with Robert Mueller

Roger Stone tells Then later, after WikiLeaks released hacked material from the Democratic National Committee on July 22, 2016, the indictment says a senior Trump campaign official "was directed" to contact Stone about additional releases and "what other damaging information" WikiLeaks had "regarding the Clinton campaign". [Full Article...]

Pope condemns bombing of Philippines cathedral as 'terrorist attack'

Pope condemns bombing of Philippines cathedral as 'terrorist attack' Jolo island has always been troubled by the presence of Abu Sayyaf terror group, who are blacklisted by the United States and the Philippines as a terrorist organisation because of years of bombings, kidnappings and beheadings. De Jesus and Inocencio belonged to the Oblates of Mary Immaculate (OMI). On January 27, the Cathedral of Our Lady of Mount Carmel was rocked with two blasts. [Full Article...]

Chris Christie blames Donald Trump

Chris Christie blames Donald Trump I don't know why you're trying to get in the way of this. Colbert asked. Christie grabbed the bottle of tequila. In his new book, Christie accuses senior adviser Jared Kushner , Trump's son-in-law, of ousting him because of bad blood. [Full Article...]

Purported hackers stole USA evidence to discredit Mueller probe: filing

Purported hackers stole USA evidence to discredit Mueller probe: filing It does not say how the special counsel thinks the material made its way online but notes that there is no evidence the special counsel or any government servers were hacked. The FBI has found no evidence that US servers were compromised, and the IP address of the account used to publish the materials originated in Russian Federation, prosecutors said. [Full Article...]

AOC Slams Facebook, Google, Microsoft 'Implicit' Climate Change Denial

AOC Slams Facebook, Google, Microsoft 'Implicit' Climate Change Denial Ocasio-Cortez's recent flurry of activity on Facebook suggests the freshman congresswoman is taking the threat of a primary challenge seriously. A Google spokesperson said: "Every year, we sponsor organisations from across the political spectrum to promote strong technology laws". [Full Article...]

Ireland would take economic hit in no-deal Brexit, says Irish minister

Ireland would take economic hit in no-deal Brexit, says Irish minister The Irish Government has said the UK's Brexit Withdrawal Agreement is not open for re-negotiation. Coveney said, however, that he welcomed the fact that MPs had voted in favour of an amendment that commits the government to avoiding a no-deal Brexit. [Full Article...]

Met Office issues updated snow and ice severe weather warning for Lincolnshire

Met Office issues updated snow and ice severe weather warning for Lincolnshire The Met Office has issued a yellowing weather warning from 12pm this afternoon until 11am tomorrow morning . There have already been heavy downfalls across parts of the United Kingdom with some areas expecting "very significant snowfall", according to the Met Office. [Full Article...]

MP casts her vote against Brexit deal

MP casts her vote against Brexit deal May on Monday proposed tweaking her deal, a bid to win over rebel Conservative lawmakers and the Northern Irish party which props up her government, but Labor said May was in denial about the crushing defeat of her plans. If the government fails to get a deal through by that date, parliament would be given a vote on asking the European Union for a postponement of the Article 50 deadline to prevent... [Full Article...]

Disruption expected as snow and ice set to blast Scotland this week

Disruption expected as snow and ice set to blast Scotland this week Snow and sleet showers are expected in Grantham today, according to the weather forecasters. "This is likely to fall as heavy rain at first across the far South West of England, but as it meets the cold air established over the rest of the country snow becomes more likely". [Full Article...]

Woman with baby dies after falling down NYC subway stairs

Woman with baby dies after falling down NYC subway stairs Her daughter survived the fall. He says family meant everything to her and she was very protective. Her child was unharmed. After graduating in 2015, her mother said , Goodson had big dreams. NY has the most subway stations of any transit system in the world. One survey of subway elevator breakdowns found that, on average, each elevator breaks down 53 times a year. [Full Article...]

China is most active in cyber espionage against U.S., intelligence chief says

China is most active in cyber espionage against U.S., intelligence chief says Republic of Korea's foreign minister told Reuters at Davos last week that the DPRK must make concrete pledges towards curbing its nuclear weapons program, such as dismantling its main nuclear complex and allowing worldwide inspections to confirm the process when leader Kim meets Trump as soon as next month. [Full Article...]

Stacey Abrams to give Democratic response to State of the Union

Stacey Abrams to give Democratic response to State of the Union She is an incredible leader. "She has led the charge for voting rights, which is at the root of just about everything else". Abrams was defeated by her Republican rival Brian Kemp with 48.8 percent of the vote in what was among the most hotly contested races in the 2018 midterm election. [Full Article...]

School and bus cancellations for Tuesday, Jan. 29

School and bus cancellations for Tuesday, Jan. 29 The closure also affects before and after school programs, including night school. With dangerously cold temperatures heading toward central IN, school districts across the area are trying to decide whether they'll need to cancel classes on Wednesday and Thursday. [Full Article...]


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