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Worldwide Congress agrees to end government shutdown, opening door for DACA talks
Author: 0 Congress agrees to end government shutdown, opening door for DACA talks

Democrats climbed onboard after two days of negotiations that ended with new reassurances from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell that the Senate would consider immigration proposals in the coming weeks. Republicans have appeared increasingly confident that Democrats are bearing the brunt of criticism for the shutdown and that they will ultimately buckle.

Author: 0 US Senate moves to end government shutdown

Luis Gutierrez, long a pro-immigration advocate. The Senate voted overwhelmingly to end debate and move to pass a three-week continuing resolution, which would fund the federal government through February 8. "I don't think this is the right way to get policy outcomes is to shut the government down". In France - a semi-presidential system - the constitution sets out what happens when a budget isn't passed.

Worldwide Pence says USA embassy in Jerusalem to open by end of 2019
Author: 0 Pence says USA embassy in Jerusalem to open by end of 2019

The visit to Israel comes amid a boycott by Palestinian Authority officials, who want the eastern part of Jerusalem as their own capital and say Trump's move has disqualified the United States as a mediator. The subject's sensitivity was evident throughout Mr Pence's visit. "Those are subject to negotiation", Pence said. "The United States of America will never allow Iran to acquire a nuclear weapon", said Pence.

Worldwide Tillerson 'concerned' by Turkey's expanding Syria offensive
Author: 0 Tillerson 'concerned' by Turkey's expanding Syria offensive

Turkey's military announced its first fatality of the campaign as a soldier was killed in clashes with the YPG southeast of the border town of Gulbaba. But Turkey regards the YPG as a terrorist organization closely allied to Kurdish separatists inside Turkey. Iran, and the Iranian-supported Hezbollah militia, are backing Assad.

Worldwide Women storm U.S. streets in protest against Trump's policies
Author: 0 Women storm U.S. streets in protest against Trump's policies

Some waved signs saying, "You can't fix stupid but you can vote it out", "The president of the U.S. is a racist", and "We're not gonna take it sisters". "Get out there now to celebrate the historic milestones and unprecedented economic success and wealth creation that has taken place over the last 12 months", the Republican wrote Saturday afternoon.

Author: 0 Arab MPs ejected after protesting Pence Knesset speech

Embassy to Jerusalem. That time frame is ahead of schedule. Netanyahu thanked Pence for President Donald Trump's "historic" recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and lauded the American-Israeli alliance, which he said has "never been stronger".

Worldwide USA Gymnastics Board resigns in wake of abuse scandal
Author: 0 USA Gymnastics Board resigns in wake of abuse scandal

Emotions in the courtroom have run high for all five days. The changing tone was reflected Wednesday by Amanda Thomashow, a Nassar patient in 2014. "Do you even know?" asked Clasina Syrboby , as she fought back tears while speaking for more than 20 minutes Monday.

Worldwide Sarah Sanders Hits Back at Lindsey Graham for 'Attacking' Stephen Miller: 'Ridiculous'
Author: 0 Sarah Sanders Hits Back at Lindsey Graham for 'Attacking' Stephen Miller: 'Ridiculous'

Speaking with reporters, Graham singled out White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller as an "outlier", and said despite President 's willingness to forge a deal, his aides have made such negotiations hard. Some other staff in the White House hold extreme and unrealistic views. "As long as Sen". "So what does the White House staff do a couple of days later?" He's here to push the president's agenda like everybody in this building.

Worldwide At 29168 homicides, 2017 worst on record
Author: 0 At 29168 homicides, 2017 worst on record

Much of the spike in murders can be attributed to battles between the Cartel de Jalisco Nueva Generacion (CJNG) and several legacy organizations, with the former group moving to seize territory in the corridor along Mexico's mountainous west coast, from Guerrero to Baja California.

Worldwide Offset of Migos Addresses Controversial Verse (Week in Review)
Author: 0 Offset of Migos Addresses Controversial Verse (Week in Review)

Offset apologized for the line late last week, but with the caveat that he intended the word as "lingo that means unusual or odd", not as a gay slur . Raven VaronaCardi B has come to the defense of her fiancé, Offset , after fans recently accused the Migos rapper of being homophobic, thanks to an alleged derogatory verse - "I can not vibe with queers" - he raps on YFN Lucci's track, "Boss Life".

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Author: 0 " "Home " World " Pope apologizes to sex abuse victims, defends accused Chilean bishop

Pope Francis partially apologized for last week's brusque attack on victims of sex abuse by the clergy ― but he continued supporting a controversial Chilean bishop accused of protecting an abusive priest. Pope Francis was then asked how he felt about Cardinal Seán O'Malley's statement on Saturday-in which the cardinal said that the pope's words were a source of pain for the abuse survivors and made them feel abandoned and discredited.

Worldwide Fancy A Job At The Palace? Prince Harry And Meghan Are Hiring!
Author: 0 Fancy A Job At The Palace? Prince Harry And Meghan Are Hiring!

Israeli fashion designer Inbal Dror was also thought to be a possible candidate, after leaked wedding dress sketches - supposedly ordered by Buckingham Palace - swept the web. Harry and Meghan visited Wales last Friday, where Meghan's new senior publications officer, Amy Pickerill made her first appearance. Prince Andrew , Eugenie's father and the Duke of York, retweeted Ferguson's posts.

Worldwide Beauty Of Basant Panchami
Author: 0 Beauty Of Basant Panchami

The festival is celebrated in various ways depending on the region. It coincides with " Vasant Panchami " or " Shree Panchami " which is the fifth day of the bright fortnight of the lunar month of "Magha". In West Bengal, people worship goddess Saraswati , the goddess of knowledge, education, music and art. Basant Panchami is here. As per the Hindu calender, Basant Panchami 2018 will be observed on 22 January.

Worldwide O'RIORDAN mourned by thousands at public memorial
Author: 0 O'RIORDAN mourned by thousands at public memorial

The Official Garda Facebook page posted this message: "The removal service and funeral of Dolores O'Riordan, formerly of the Cranberries will repose at Cross's Funeral Home, Ballyneety , Co". As her teachers have been saying, she was a star that shone bright from the very beginning, and I wish her peace. "Dolores' had great spirituality and having met her mother today, it's easy see why".

Worldwide DMV to Begin Offering REAL ID Driver's Licenses, ID Cards
Author: 0 DMV to Begin Offering REAL ID Driver's Licenses, ID Cards

All California drivers can upgrade their driver's licenses to the new REAL ID driver's license, beginning January 22, 2018. But after that, a traditional driver's license or state ID will no longer be enough. You also must show a California residency document and proof of your Social Security number. After that date, only a REAL ID card or other federally approved documents will be accepted, such as a US passport, passport card or military ID.

Author: 0 Sen. Lindsey Graham comments on government shut down

Lindsey Graham is embattled with the White House and his own party. Republicans have the congressional majorities and the White House. Only 6 Democrats in the House and 5 Democrats in the Senate voted against shutting the government down.

Worldwide Saudi-led coalition to give $1.5 billion in aid
Author: 0 Saudi-led coalition to give $1.5 billion in aid

The conflict has fueled what United Nations agencies say is the "worst humanitarian crisis in the world". The announcement of expanded relief measures comes almost three years after a Saudi-led military coalition intervened in Yemen's civil war to defeat the Houthis, a rebel group that ousted Yemen's government.

Worldwide Nine Saudi Arabia players move on loan to LaLiga clubs
Author: 0 Nine Saudi Arabia players move on loan to LaLiga clubs

The top-flight Spanish clubs involved are Villarreal, Leganes and Levante while second-tier sides Sporting Gijon, Numancia, Rayo Vallecano and Real Valladolid also participated in the deal. He also has worldwide experience, playing up front for his country in no less than 41 games, scoring six goals. "The incorporation of players from Saudi Arabia in the Spanish clubs follows a rigorous scouting programme that spanned multiple months to identify the best talent".

Worldwide Funding campaign to back UNRWA
Author: 0 Funding campaign to back UNRWA

He also stressed the dire need to meet Palestinian refugees' needs at the UNRWA's operation areas in a bid to ensure them a decent living standard. He said that Britain was "concerned at the impact on UNRWA's activities whenever unexpected reductions or delays in predicted donor disbursements occur".

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