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Hobart DJ pleads guilty to headbutting Tony Abbot

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The court heard Labe followed Mr Abbott for about 250 metres and offered to shake his hand before "launching" into a headbutt on September 21. "I can't specify anything, crimes against humanity, yeah", Labe said during a police interview after being arrested the next day. Read More »

Trump's health report raises questions for late-night hosts

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Dr Jackson, who was appointed White House doctor by President Barack Obama , said Mr Trump, 71, scored top marks. When asked by a reporter how Trump could be in as good of health as Jackson says he is when the president "eats McDonald's and fried chicken and all those Diet Cokes and never exercises ", he said, "It's called genetics". Read More »

Trump tells press he's 'the least racist person you have ever interviewed'

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When the comments were first reported, the White House did not issue a denial, with a spokesman saying Mr Trump wanted to welcome those "who can contribute to our society, grow our economy and assimilate into our great nation". The official said that although this might enrage Washington , staffers predicted the comment would resonate with Trump's base, similarly to how Trump's attacks on NFL players kneeling during the National Anthem did. Read More »

Carli Lloyd, Christen Press, Sam Kerr in NWSL blockbuster trade

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The trade also involves a number of other players to be determined, plus a slew of picks in this year's draft. Lloyd has missed time over the last two seasons because of injuries and Team USA commitments, but is still viewed as one of the top players in the sport and could be a big draw in her home state of New Jersey. Read More »

Wigan Athletic v AFC Bournemouth Betting Preview

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Norwich manager Daniel Farke thought the game was there for the taking. "I learned our lads can handle the ball and progress well like they have been all year really - coming out of the back of last year", he recognised. We can't use that as an excuse. "I think for the neutral, it would have been a good day, and the replay will be very similar". Every time you put on the shirt it's an opportunity for you to impress and make sure you make my decisions for the next game harder. Read More »

Motorola Solutions, Inc. (MSI)

Analysts recommendation for Motorola Solutions, Inc . Global X Management Limited has 0.02% invested in Motorola Solutions, Inc . Criterion Capital Management Llc decreased Motorola Solutions Inc ( MSI ) stake by 46.41% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Read More »

Pundits question VAR system following controversial FA Cup clash

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Morata was initially booked for diving in the area before an aggressive diatribe towards the referee ensured that he wouldn't be taking a penalty following the 1-1 draw after 120 minutes. 'We don't have another possibility, I think this is the right way, I trust my players. To avoid a big mistake you have to call the referee and to say: "Oh look, maybe this situation this is a doubt". Read More »

Fleischmann Votes For Continuing Resolution To Keep The Government Open

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The votes of Kaine and Warner were particularly significant given that both of them voted for the most recent previous continuing resolution, or CR, last month. "Nobody thought, including the Democrats, they could work this well", Trump said of the tax plan. If the measure stalls in the Senate, the next steps were murky. Read More »

India's ICBM take a look at sends warning to China

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The firing of the Agni-5 comes months after the official end of a standoff between China and India over a remote sliver of land in the Himalayas, a squabble that lasted for more than two months and that was one of the worst border disputes between the countries in 30 years. Read More »

DOJ to Ask Supreme Court to Allow DACA Repeal

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The Department of Justice on Thursday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to take up a case in which a judge temporarily blocked the Trump administration from ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. And that's rare - nearly no one bypasses the appellate court to head to the Supreme Court, for good reason: by the time a case makes it to the Supreme Court, it's been vetted by multiple federal court judges who've written majority and dissenting opinions on the issue that would ... Read More »

Lindsey Graham hits White House, says immigration fight a 's-show'

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Hoyer, who is part of the four House and Senate bipartisan leadership group negotiating on DACA, made it clear he doesn't support the deal unveiled by the Sens. "We should have more people from Norway". He was referring to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which protects young people who came to the U.S.as children and are living here illegally. Read More »

Sen. Tom Cotton says Trump's words, sentiments on immigration were misrepresented

Trump questioned why the United States would accept more people from " sh*thole countries ", according to Illinois Democratic Sen. He was speaking in reference to El Salvador, Haiti and several African countries . "If you're a doctor, or a scientist, or a computer programmer, it shouldn't matter whether you come from Nigeria, or Norway, or any other country on this earth", Cotton said . Read More »

Siblings Found Starved, Chained to Beds in California's House of Horrors

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Shortly after news broke that 13 home-schooled children had allegedly been held captive in their filthy California home, some chained to furniture, Rachel Coleman got a message from a colleague: "Why is this case the one making global news?" A 17-year-old girl who escaped and called 911 was so small that deputies initially mistook her for a 10-year-old. Read More »

Winds To Cause Amsterdam Airport Flight Cancellations

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Trains were halted across the nation and in Germany . Police said three people were killed by falling trees or debris in separate incidents. Train service was halted in Germany as wind gusts up to 89 miles per hour made that method of travel too risky as well, according to BBC .com. Read More »

United States says Africa important but no apology for Trump

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Its Department of International Relations and Cooperation said international reaction to the Trump remarks served as a united affirmation of the dignity of the people of Africa and the African Diaspora. "We discussed our long relationship and history of combatting HIV, fighting terrorism, and committing to peace throughout the region". Trump's remarks were condemned by the 55-nation African Union while some African governments summoned the United States ambassador in their capitals to demand ... Read More »

Raila escalates oath plan, says will run government from exile

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The Opposition has defiantly announced plans to swear in Raila as the president and Kalonzo Musyoka as his deputy on Tuesday, January 30. An illegitimate government is in power. His co-principals are also said to be split over the swearing-in. It was said Mudavadi remained mum on whether or not Odinga should be inaugurated as the people's president, deputised by Musyoka. Read More »

Auto drives into crowds on Copacabana Beach promenade

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The incident is believed to have happened at 8pm local time, and according to the Daily Mail the area was filled with tourists at the time. At least 11 people were reportedly wounded when a vehicle ploughed into pedestrians here at a popular tourist spot early Friday morning, Brazilian police said. Read More »

Heritage Investors Management Corp Has $18300000 Stake in Pepsico, Inc. (PEP)

Time Warner Inc now has $71.76B valuation. The stock increased 1.01% or $2.27 during the last trading session, reaching $226.4. About 1.29 million shares traded. Finally, Macquarie assumed coverage on shares of Pepsico in a report on Thursday, September 14th. Lsv Asset Mngmt has invested 0.08% of its portfolio in Time Warner Inc. Read More »

DACA Troubles Could Put Spending Bill In Peril

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Democratic leaders have said they most likely will oppose a measure that does not protect young immigrants known as "Dreamers", including the almost 800,000 who have entered the United States under the DACA program. Adding to the pressure, Democrats could reject the spending bill if it doesn't protect almost 800,000 young immigrants known as Dreamers from deportation. Read More »

Could you pass the cognitive test that Donald Trump took recently?

As President , he reportedly said Haitian immigrants "all have AIDS" and that those from Nigeria would "never go back to their huts" (the White House denies he used those words). Democratic Sens. Cory Booker of New Jersey and Dick Durbin of IL grilled Nielsen over her testimony. "I don't think Donald is racist at all", Ivana Trump said Monday on ITV's "Good Morning Britain." Rep. Read More »

House Intelligence Panel to Release Testimony of Fusion GPS Co-founder

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The move comes on the heels of the release by Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein of Simpson's testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee. The president also called the Russian Federation probe the "greatest single witch hunt in American history" and urged congressional Republicans to "finally take control" of the investigation. Read More »

Ash gets hitched in new Ash vs Evil Dead Season 3 pic!

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Evil Dead , "Ash is back, baby!" in a delightfully literal way. Kind of - that baby is all grown up as a young adult daughter who suddenly finds herself in her long-lost father's care and targeted by Ruby ( Lucy Lawless ) and the Deadites. Lee Majors returns as Brock Williams to warn Ash from beyond the grave. Almost 37 years after director Sam Raimi's horror movie cult classic The Evil Dead first hit theaters, the story of an arrogant but lovable lug from Elk Grove, Michigan lives on in Ash ... Read More »

Countdown to government shutdown has Capitol Hill scrambling

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The stance is essentially holding 690,000 so-called "Dreamers", young immigrants who came to the U.S. as children and would have qualified for protection under a bipartisan bill introduced in the Senate in 2001, hostage. And yet in another tweet , Trump criticized the Republican short-term funding measure, opposing a sweetener meant to make it hard for Democrats to vote against it. Read More »

House passes stopgap spending bill, Senate fate uncertain

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Republicans have backed themselves into a corner, unless they can magically produce a Republican-only long-term spending bill. President Donald Trump said Sunday that a program that protects immigrants who were brought to the USA illegally as children is "probably dead", casting a cloud over already tenuous negotiations just days before a deadline on a government funding deal that Democrats have tied to immigration. Read More »

Northern Irish parties have weeks to restore devolved government, Dublin says

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Based on conversations she has had with the parties, she said she believes it is possible to reach an agreement, as they have shown "willingness to engage in a constructive manner". Mrs Bradley said she will be updating Parliament "no later than 7th of February on progress". "Progress must be swift", said Bradley. A deal must be secured in "weeks rather than months", Mr Coveney said. Read More »

We have a racist in the White House

Donald Trump has shown no abnormal signs following a cognitive test and is in " excellent " health, the White House physician said after the 71-year-old United States president underwent his first medical check-up amidst speculation about his mental abilities. Read More »

Punjab Cabinet minister Rana Gurjit Singh tenders his resignation

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Kumar, considered close to Singh, was appointed after the Congress came to power in the state March year. "The Prime Ministers Office has a well-established tradition of over two decades of appointing retired civil servants as Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister", said the spokesperson. Read More »

Steve Bannon subpoenaed by House Intelligence Committee, according to report

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Bannon refused to answer questions about his time with Trump's transition team, his tenure in the White House, and even his dealings with Trump since his firing . Bannon's appearance at a closed door committee meeting comes just days after he suffered an extraordinary public break with President Trump . MARTIN: What happened for 10 hours if Steve Bannon wasn't answering questions? Some believe that the official subpoena is simply a bargaining tool to get Bannon to talk, as ... Read More »

GOP Senator Insists Trump Didn't Make 'Sh*thole' Comment

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Some of those in a bipartisan Thursday meeting on immigration reform with Trump later claimed the president used the vulgar term and said he wanted fewer immigrants from those countries to enter the U.S. The President and all those attending the meeting know what I said and how I feel, ' Graham said in a statement Saturday. After Trump's remarks were reported on Thursday, the White House's response included no denial that he'd made the offensive comment. Read More »