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Worldwide 'I am not a racist': Donald Trump denies 's**thole' remark
Author: 0 'I am not a racist': Donald Trump denies 's**thole' remark

The U.S. president on Friday denied using such derogatory language. "The President is in excellent health and I look forward to briefing some of the details on Tuesday", Dr Jackson added in a short statement . He added that the United States should admit more people from places like Norway. But in another tweet on Friday the president denied that he insulted Haitians.

Author: 0 UN Calls for Humanitarian Aid to Fight Famine in Yemen

Saudi forces have also allowed four new USA -funded cranes to be delivered and installed at the port, replacing equipment that Saudi aircraft damaged or destroyed in a 2015 bombing raid. United Nations officials say access for humanitarian deliveries remains a concern even if the blockade has been lifted. A Saudi-led military coalition fighting the Iran-backed Houthi movement had closed key ports, Hodeidah, which is the country's main entry point for food and humanitarian supplies, and ...

Worldwide Hong Kong pro-democracy activist jailed
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Joshua Wong's court cases this week are among dozens brought against protesters and pro-democracy politicians since the 2014 demonstrations, which analysts say are created to sap morale and dissuade other young people from taking to the streets.

Worldwide African Union Expresses Outrage Over Alleged Trump Remarks
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If you're a non-white USA -born citizen who is asked where you're from, Trump likely expects you to respond with one of the countries he considers to be a "shithole". A confidant of President Trump has told The Associated Press that the President spent Thursday evening calling friends and outside advisers to judge their reaction to his remarks.

Worldwide Ignore the president. Vote on the DACA deal
Author: 0 Ignore the president. Vote on the DACA deal

Cuomo said it's not just a Republican versus Democratic issue, because GOP Sen. A senior GOP source familiar with the matter told CNN that instead of hearing the President say "shithole" during the meeting, some Republicans actually heard "shithouse".

Author: 0 House Republicans mull funding extension to avert shutdown; 'Dreamer' deal not set

However, Republicans and Democrats have both said they either heard Trump say it, or heard directly from colleagues who did. Questioning Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, Graham voiced frustration at the "Tuesday Trump" and the "Thursday Trump" from last week, indicating that he believes more conservative Republicans had intervened to scuttle a bipartisan immigration compromise that had been worked out by a group of six Senators.

Worldwide Titans, coach part ways
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Mularkey led the Titans to back-to-back 9-7 records - their first consecutive winning records since 2007-08. That wouldn't be the case. The Tennessee Titans and coach Mike Mularkey have mutually agreed to part ways after Saturday's defeat to the New England Patriots .

Worldwide Modi, Netanyahu visit to Gujarat
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Over 50 stages, which have been set up along the roadside along the route jointly by the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation and the Gujarat government, will depict Gujarat's cultural and heritage values by artistes from 22 states. He visited the Taj Mahal in Agra with his wife Sara on Tuesday. Commuters may face some trouble as civic authorities have closed numerous roads adjoining the roadshow route on security grounds.

Author: 0 After Haiti Remark, Mia Love Gets Oval Office Meeting With POTUS

Despite referring to himself as "the least racist person you have ever interviewed ", - Trump has often sparked controversy and faced many claims of racism. "They said those words were used before those words went public", Flake said. "They were not made", he said. President Jovenel Moise's government issued a strongly worded statement denouncing what it called a "racist" view of Haitian immigrants and people from African countries.

Worldwide Fitzgerald, McCain commanders face criminal charges in deadly crashes
Author: 0 Fitzgerald, McCain commanders face criminal charges in deadly crashes

Bryce Benson and Cmdr. Interim investigations into the crashes already have triggered the firings of the top officers aboard the McCain and Fitzgerald and the commodore of Japan-based Destroyer Squadron 15. Pacific Fleet's warships at his Coronado-based command. Ten sailors were killed when the USS John S. McCain collided with an oil tanker in Southeast Asia in August.

Worldwide Clemson vs North Carolina basketball
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Graduate transfer Cameron Johnson scored a season-high 21 points to help No. 15 North Carolina hold off No. 20 Clemson 87-79 on Tuesday night, preserving its ideal all-time home record against the Tigers. This will be Clemson's third game in a six-day span. They may have been distracted by the alert that this had suddenly become a weekend night - there was a random standing ovation early in the second half, while the alumni looked curiously at each other, until the roar morphed into a chant ...

Worldwide Liberian leader expelled from governing party following presidential election defeat
Author: 0 Liberian leader expelled from governing party following presidential election defeat

According to observers, the expulsion of President Sirleaf at the eleventh hour when she should be receiving her flowers from the very party, could becloud her image and dent whatever legacy she intends to bequeath to party and country. The statement said Johnson Sirleaf and the other members had violated rules, including a requirement to support all Unity Party candidates in elections.

Worldwide Suspected meteor lights up Toledo's northern sky, causes sonic boom
Author: 0 Suspected meteor lights up Toledo's northern sky, causes sonic boom

After receiving multiple 911 calls, the Ingham County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management told residents not to worry, saying, " It's a natural meteor fireball ". Parts of Ontario in Canada are also reported to have witnessed the phenomenon. Most likely it was the boom of the meteor breaking apart. NASA said a satellite that monitors lightning might have detected the fireball from the likely meteor.

Worldwide 'Contraceptive App' Blamed Following 37 Unwanted Pregnancies
Author: 0 'Contraceptive App' Blamed Following 37 Unwanted Pregnancies

The hospital has now reported the app to the Medical Products Agency , the government agency responsible for regulation of drugs and medical devices, and is investigating further possible unwanted pregnancies . "To have 37 unwanted pregnancies out of the 668 mentioned in this study at Södersjukhuset means that 5.5 percent of women who stated they used Natural Cycles also had an unwanted pregnancy", the statement continued.

Worldwide Winter weather in forecast cancels games, activities
Author: 0 Winter weather in forecast cancels games, activities

Although snow accumulations will generally remain below 1 inch, temperatures are expected to be in the lower to mid 20s areawide. Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 35. The warning is in effect Tuesday into Wednesday afternoon. Risky wind chills expected tonight . A winter weather advisory has been issued for several North Texas counties, including Dallas, Tarrant, Collin and Rockwall.

Worldwide Mormons Pick 93-Year-Old as New Leader
Author: 0 Mormons Pick 93-Year-Old as New Leader

When the president of the church dies, The First Presidency dissolves into The Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, the second highest governing body in the church. "If you have stepped off the path, may I advise you with all the hope in my heart to please come back", Nelson said in an address broadcast from Salt Lake City , the church's headquarters.

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