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Esteri US Congress passes sweeping budget bill to end brief shutdown
Author: 0 US Congress passes sweeping budget bill to end brief shutdown

It was met with opposition by Democrats over its failure to address protections for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA) and by fiscally conservative Republicans who objected to a huge increase in federal spending . Railing against "free-spending leaders", including those in his own party who professed to be fiscally conservative, he proclaimed: "I wasn't elected to be anyone's rubber stamp".

Esteri At US outpost in Syria, US general backs Kurdish fighters
Author: 0 At US outpost in Syria, US general backs Kurdish fighters

While fighting IS in Syria , the US has backed the Syrian Kurdish militia, known as the People's Protection Units or YPG — a group that Ankara considers "terrorists" and allied with Kurdish insurgents within Turkey, the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK.

Esteri House Passes Spending Bill Ending Overnight Government Shutdown
Author: 0 House Passes Spending Bill Ending Overnight Government Shutdown

The measure's fate in the House is uncertain, raising tensions in Washington as Congress scrambles to avoid what would be a second government shutdown in three weeks. "We support funding our troops, but growing the size of government by 13 percent is not what the voters sent us here to do", the group said on Twitter.

Author: 0 Latest White House resignation has Valdosta connection

And we hope he has a wonderful career", Trump said. "We wish him well". Revelations that the administration knew that the FBI recommended denying Porter clearance because of the abuse allegations against him, combined with the fact that Kushner and several others in the White House are now under investigation for possibly colluding with the Russian government to sway the 2016 election, make many of these aides' continued access to top secret information extremely disturbing.

Esteri Snow leaves roads treacherous in upper Midwest
Author: 0 Snow leaves roads treacherous in upper Midwest

In Chicago, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said the city was gearing up for several more rounds of snow through the weekend. He says "we're tried and tested here". Snow accumulation totals are expected from 1 to 3 inches in Nebraska, up to 8 inches in Iowa, and up to a foot in Illinois, Indiana and MI. Schools in Detroit also shut for the day.

Author: 0 Moody's Corporation Stock Pops on Earnings Beat

Western Gas Equity Partners, LP (NYSE:WGP) has risen 3.31% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 12.46% the S&P500. ( MCO ) stake by 7.66% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Chevy Chase holds 0.1% or 156,266 shares. Of those analysts, 3 rate stock as a Strong Buy, 8 rate it as Hold, and just no analyst rates it as a Moderate Sell.

Esteri Goa CM worried as girls have started drinking beer !
Author: 0 Goa CM worried as girls have started drinking beer !

I am not talking about everyone. Parrikar's statement got him criticism from all corners. Women have also been posting pictures of them drinking beer or even just images of beer bottles with the hashtag #GirlsWhoDrinkBeer . The Goa CM said on August 13 previous year after he gave directions to the police, at least 170 people were arrested for peddling drugs in the state.

Esteri Qatar Pledges Emergency Assist for Hamas-Dominated Gaza
Author: 0 Qatar Pledges Emergency Assist for Hamas-Dominated Gaza

Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoum (C) is carried by Palestinians as they celebrate what they said was a victory over Israel following a ceasefire in Gaza City August 26, 2014. The United States decision to suspend $65 million in funding to the United Nations Relief and Work Agency (UNRWA), a body dedicated to providing fundamental support services to registered Palestinian refugees, has further impacted the situation.

Author: 0 Read Trump's letter blocking release of Democratic memo

But it's hard to avoid the hypocrisy here of a White House that is now sending this memo back to the same committee that produced the flawed Nunes this memo. The House Intelligence Committee was tasked with examining the FBI's handling of the probe into potential interference by Russian Federation in the 2016 presidential election.

Esteri US Should Be Proud of How Far South Korea Has Come
Author: 0 US Should Be Proud of How Far South Korea Has Come

Pence was seated between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, with Kim Yo Jong and Kim Yong Nam, North Korea's 90-year-old nominal head of state, seated a row behind. Abe earlier said he planned to urge Moon to faithfully implement the 2015 deal. Abe said he wants to reaffirm with Moon close cooperation among Japan, South Korea and the United States on the North.

Esteri Trump LIED about $1million low cost for Melania's ring
Author: 0 Trump LIED about $1million low cost for Melania's ring

What President Donald Trump said he paid for Melania Trump's 15-carat emerald-cut diamond engagement ring is inaccurate, the jeweler who sold it now says. "In all cases they don't want anything, but they want recognition". Graff CFO Nicholas Paine also refuted his claims of a bargain on the ring, reputed to have cost $1.5million, telling Forbes 'We don't sell items for publicity value'.

Author: 0 Kim Jong Un invites South's Moon to Pyongyang: Seoul

Impersonators of Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un pose during the Opening Ceremony of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at PyeongChang Olympic Stadium on February 9, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. The North Korean representatives met Moon at the presidential office for a lunch meeting. The U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe represented their homelands.

Esteri Oppn says its voice is muzzled, boycotts RS for the day
Author: 0 Oppn says its voice is muzzled, boycotts RS for the day

Then, Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 2 PM after TMC members sought to raise issues concerning the state. Venkaiah and the floor leaders also discussed the issue of availability of time and the business to be concluded in the House this week and made a decision to do away with the Question Hour to complete the discussion on the motion of thanks to the president.

Esteri Judge Asserts Right To Rule On Border Wall
Author: 0 Judge Asserts Right To Rule On Border Wall

Yet, the Homeland Security Department says it has authority to circumvent environmental reviews in this instance in the name of border security. The administration argues he doesn't have jurisdiction. "So if you put in a 30- to 40-foot wall along the border, the ability of it to migrate from northern Mexico to the U.S.is going to be impossible". He wanted Curiel to recuse himself.

Author: 0 Kim Yo-jong meets South Korean president in Seoul as thaw continues

They shook hands and cheered for athletes from the two countries who marched under a unified peninsula flag for the first time in a decade. Despite their differences, Moon and Abe made a decision to resume "shuttle diplomacy" as agreed past year and hold a trilateral summit between Japan, South Korea and China as soon as possible.

Esteri Mattis: Immigrant service members won't face deportation
Author: 0 Mattis: Immigrant service members won't face deportation

Exceptions could arise for individuals who commit a felony or has received a deportation order from a federal judge. Additional reporting from Newsy affiliate CNN . "They're protected", he said. However, White said "there is a political decision that has to be made" that would allow the Dreamers in the military to continue serving, but Congress and the White House are at an impasse on DACA and overall immigration reform.

Esteri Britain
Author: 0 Britain "surprised" EU unclear on its position over transition period

The EU's chief negotiator said a transition period was "not a given" and that Brussels was having problems "understanding the position" of the UK. The value of the pound to the dollar took an immediate dive after Barnier's comments, indicating the importance of a transition period to businesses in the UK.

Esteri Pence says NK must give up nukes before talks
Author: 0 Pence says NK must give up nukes before talks

Where Moon and Ms. Kim reportedly exchanged pleasantries about the frosty weather, Pence offered her little more than a cold shoulder while seated next to her at the Opening Ceremony . The North Korean leader's sister's trip was particularly surprising, as she became the only member of the ruling family to have visited the South, since the end of the 1950-53 Korean War .

Esteri US Government shuts down for second time in 2018
Author: 0 US Government shuts down for second time in 2018

The last shutdown occurred in late January because Senate Democrats were unable to broker a deal with Republican leadership and President Donald Trump on border wall funding and a permanent fix on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ), which protects almost 600,000 DREAMers.

Esteri Trump Declines to Declassify Democratic Memo, Citing DOJ and FBI Objections
Author: 0 Trump Declines to Declassify Democratic Memo, Citing DOJ and FBI Objections

Devin Nunes (R-Calif.). House Democratic Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi called Trump's move to block the memo a "stunningly brazen attempt to cover up the truth about the Trump-Russia scandal from the American people". Grassley and Graham have urged law enforcement to investigate whether Steele lied to the Federal Bureau of Investigation before the 2016 election regarding his contacts with the media.

Esteri Jury Reconvenes Next Week in Baltimore Police Corruption Trial
Author: 0 Jury Reconvenes Next Week in Baltimore Police Corruption Trial

Detective Maurice Ward, one of the six officers who have pleaded guilty in a bid to receive lighter prison sentences, said he split US$3,000 with Taylor, the detective who is on trial. "Instead, they became hunters". Mistrust of the police is already deep in a city plagued by high crime, drugs and poverty and the high-profile corruption case poses a challenge for Baltimore's new mayor, Catherine Pugh.

Esteri EU's Barnier warns Britain post-Brexit transition 'not a given'
Author: 0 EU's Barnier warns Britain post-Brexit transition 'not a given'

The EU Chief Negotiator explained that if the Conservative government's position had changed from the previous guarantee of some sort of customs union like harmonizing that would guarantee no new hard border across Ireland , then a hard border with customs checks would be "unavoidable" along the hundreds of miles of countryside between Northern Ireland and the Republic.

Esteri Open and Shut Government in Washington
Author: 0 Open and Shut Government in Washington

Jackie Walorski (R). It's a story that can go on a long time, but it won't end well. "Also means JOBS, JOBS, JOBS!" Both parties want to spend exorbitant amounts of cash, they just differ on what they want to spend it on. Would invest in infrastructure, including surface transportation, rural water and waste water, rural broadband, and energy infrastructure . Paul can hold the vote until 1 a.m., and his aides tell CBS News' chief congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes that he intends to ...

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