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Sean Penn says Trump is 'enemy of mankind'


But we are going to get involved. In a fit of anger, the US President allegedly used racial slur against people from Haiti, El Salvador and Africa , labelling these place as " shithole ". Jean, who was born in the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince, called Trump's reported remarks "insulting". When he talked about the further meetings he "should record", he then added, "unfortunately, no trust!" "I'm the least racist person you will ever interview, that I can tell you", Mr Trump said as he ... Read More »

Winter weather advisory extended for East Central Illinois


The National Weather Service has placed the Omaha area under a wind chill advisory , which is one step shy of a more serious warning. The snow that began falling late Sunday afternoon ended Monday morning in the Twin Cities. The lowest wind chill readings are expected between 6 and 8 a.m. Tuesday , he said. Make sure you wear a hat and gloves. A wind chill advisory was in effect for parts of North Georgia for wind chills near 0 degrees. Read More »

Huge Oil Spill After Iranian Tanker Sinks In East China Sea


The Sanchi-carrying 150,000 tons, or almost 1 million barrels, of condensate oil-collided with the CF Crystal on Jan 6. The slick is thought to be made up of heavy fuel used to power the vessel. A rescue ship sails near the burning Sanchi . Condensate is very different from the black crude that is often seen in oil spills. However, they were not able to get close to the tanker because of the heat. Read More »

Trump enjoys round of golf on MLK Day

Tributes and celebrations pour in as the city remembers civil rights icon Martin Luther King. "I'm not a racist", Trump said. A service honoring civil rights leader Dr. She was a leader in the women's movement and a fierce defender of LGBTQ rights. "Today, in 2018, we find ourselves at a crossroads: Everything King fought so tirelessly for is under attack once again". Read More »

Trump defends self after comments, says: 'I am not a racist'

More: Did Trump use vulgar language at an immigration meeting? "I'm personally asking the President, come to our community", Altidor continued . Durbin has said repeatedly. Sen. Durbin, in the process: "I certainly didn't hear what Sen". But another Republican senator who was there, Lindsey Graham , did not deny the comments were made. Read More »

Palestine's Abbas calls Trump peace offer 'slap of the century'


Since Trump announced nearly a year ago that he hoped to broker the "ultimate deal", Palestinians say his strategy has unraveled because it favors Israel. The statement said two other Palestinians were injured in the clashes. Israel says it would welcome the United States as a mediator but a USA bid to revive negotiations, led by Trump's adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner, has so far shown no progress. Read More »

'Nonsense', 'Clown' - Rangers fans blast manager after confirmed bid for global forward


Speaking after being named Ladbrokes Premiership Manager of the Month, he said: "There's been a bid, nowhere near acceptable". I would be a little bit sad if I was the player, to be honest, that the bid was so low. The Scotland worldwide is expected to arrive in Glasgow on Tuesday for a medical. The player has managed just four goals for The Reds and has not featured for the club this calendar year. Read More »

Wayward wallaby hops across Sydney Harbour Bridge


Another driver, Ray, who was heading into the city, told the radio station he saw it standing in the middle of the Cahill Expressway at Circular Quay. 'There was a police auto following it at a slow pace, it was hopping down the street, that's Australia for you!' said Dean . "It's thought the wayward wallaby might have made its way to the bridge from a golf course in Cammeray", they said, a distance of about 13km. Read More »

Antwerp explosion: Residential building collapses after blast injuring 'at least five'


Rescuers scoured rubble for people and at least a man, woman and child had been found at the time of writing. The five injured are already receiving medical care as emergency services continue their work to rescue trapped survivors. Police said that the explosion was likely caused by a gas leak. Antwerp police spokesman Wouter Bruyns told VRT network: "There are about 10, a maximum 20 casualties, fortunately including many slightly injured". Read More »

Poppi inquest: Injuries caused by penetration, rules coroner


But Mr Worthington, who was in hiding last night, may now sue the police claiming their gaffes had robbed him of the chance to prove his innocence. Paramedics took her to Furness General Hospital at 6.11am but she never regained consciousness and was pronounced dead shortly after 7am. Read More »

Qatar files another complaint over UAE


The incident happened days after Qatar filed complaint to the United Nations about a UAE military jet's alleged violation of its airspace last December. Lt. Jenna Lenski, a spokeswoman for the United States Air Force based at the Combined Air Operations Center at the Al-Udeid Air Base in Qatar, referred questions about the incident to the Qatari Defense Ministry. Read More »

Local Haitians Protest President Trump in West Palm Beach

Trump was responding to a question about charges from his political opponents in the aftermath of recent remarks that he is a racist . J. Edgar Boyd urged his congregation at First African Methodist Episcopal Church to pray for Trump, and asked God to hold the president accountable for "his words, his deeds, and his actions". Read More »

Pakistan, US attempt to soothe tensions over support suspension


Janjua also expressed concerns on the continued use of Afghan soil by elements hostile to Pakistan's stability. "Even the US ambassador", who was summoned for a meeting at Pakistan's Foreign Ministry after Trump's New Year's Day tweets , "didn't have an explanation for the tweet for the first couple of days", the official said. Read More »

Targeted shooting in Vancouver injures innocent bystander


The boy was riding in a auto with his parents when the shooting occurred in the in the vicinity of the Indochine restaurant on Broadway at Ontario Street around 9:15. The other suspect or suspects have not been identified. The family was driving home down Broadway near Ontario Street on Saturday night when they became caught up in an exchange of gunfire. Read More »

Death toll in Southern California mudslides rises to at least 20


Four people remain missing. The death toll in the mudslides that buried parts of Montecito has risen to 20, officials said Sunday. County officials addressed the service, encouraging the citizens of Santa Barbara to unite in their grief and to support those who have lost loved ones in the flooding. Read More »

President Trump: "Dr. King's Dream is Our Dream"


Dr. King advocated for the world we still demand - where the sacred rights of all Americans are protected, rural and urban communities are prosperous from coast to coast, and our limits and our opportunities are defined not by the color of our skin, but by the content of our character. Read More »

Indian Army killed 7 Pakistani soldiers, injures 4 says Army


The army's action follows the killing of an Indian soldier in Pakistani firing at Rajouri on Saturday. India's military told Reuters that Pakistani forces fired first and no casualties were recorded on the Indian side. Islamabad denies allegations that it arms and trains militants to launch attacks on Indian forces, saying it only provides diplomatic support to the Kashmiri struggle for right to self-determination. Read More »

DACA Deal 'Probably Dead,' Trump Says, Blames Democrats

Trump also said in the meeting that he would prefer immigrants from countries like Norway instead. On Twitter , Trump fired off some untruthful tweets about the proposal and, specifically, what Democrats are seeking. These tweets come shortly after the president was accused of referring to several nations as " shithole countries " during a meeting about immigration policy. Read More »

Ngidi: Test wicket gave me goosebumps


De Villiers and Elgar put together an unbeaten partnership of 87 as bad light and rain disrupted majority of the post-tea session. But before that, de Villiers compiled his 42nd Test fifty, helping his team extend the lead over India to 118 runs. Read More »

Trump defends self after comments: 'I'm not a racist'


Trump stands accused of using "shithole" to describe African countries during an immigration meeting with a bipartisan group of six senators. "Did you see what various senators in the room said about my comments?" he asked. Senator Dick Durbin, the 2nd-ranking Democrat appears to be intentionally moving to scuttle bi-partisan resolution on the United States immigration crisis. Read More »

Defensive gem leads Hoosiers to victory — IU BASKETBALL


Robert Johnson scored 15 of his game-high 17 points from long distance and IN won its third consecutive Big Ten game with a 66-46 home romp over Northwestern on Sunday. I didn't think we were being strong with the ball. IN was out of sync offensively in the first half as well as it played the final 17 minutes and 46 seconds without its most consistent player Juwan Morgan . Read More »

Reps. Maxine Waters, John Lewis Boycotting State of the Union


Frederica Wilson added her name to a growing list of Democratic lawmakers who say they are fed up with President Trump and will boycott his State of the Union address at the end of the month. "Someone who lies in the face of facts, someone who can change their tune day in and day out". "I don't trust him, I don't appreciate him and I wouldn't waste my time. Read More »

1000 teens charged with child porn distribution via Facebook


Prosecutors will assess each case, Thygesen said, with punishments ranging from a criminal record entry to having their name added to child protection registers for 10 years. The tip-off was then passed on to Denmark via Interpol. Facebook Messenger displayed on the screen of a smartphone. Though most of the defendants have shared the video only a couple of times, others have shared it hundreds of times, according to a Danish-language press release issued by Danish police. Read More »

Mizuho Securities USA Inc. Invests $104664000 in, Inc


The stock was sold at an average price of $1,125.38, for a total transaction of $2,233,879.30. The shares were sold at an average price of $1,103.53, for a total transaction of $431,601,618.30. Since August 3, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 9 sales for $16.47 million activity. 710 shares valued at $697,038 were sold by WILKE JEFFREY A on Tuesday, August 15. Read More »

We Have Not Reached A Deal, Senator Flake Lied To The Media

Republican U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson said President Donald Trump should apologize for protesting the admission of what the president reportedly described as "people from shithole countries" into the U.S., during a discussion with lawmakers about immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and African countries. Read More »

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration aims at bringing inclusion to community


Another woman, Mae Christian, had a personal connection to the slain civil rights leader. James Earl Ray was a white man who said he hated King. Commemorating Dr. In Atlanta, King's daughter, the Rev. Bernice King, will be the keynote speaker at a commemorative service honoring her father at Ebenezer Baptist Church, where he once preached. Read More »