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Trump’s response to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez calling him a 'racist': ‘Who cares?' Trump’s response to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez calling him a 'racist': ‘Who cares?'
- January 14, 2019

She followed that up by making fun of Trump's wealth. "She just takes us back to the big-spending, big-taxing Democratic Party, and the Democratic Party is not going to succeed that way", he said. "I bartended for years in New York City". Former Senator Joe Lieberman is going strong with his criticism of Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the New York Post reported. (more...)
Saudi teen who fled her family arrives in Canada Saudi teen who fled her family arrives in Canada
- January 14, 2019

However, Canadian authorities said they could not confirm that Qunun had been granted asylum in Canada. She said she escaped by boarding a flight from Kuwait while there with her family. Alqunun temporarily disabled her Twitter account due to death threats, according to a friend. Qunun grabbed global attention when she sent out pleas for help via social media in Bangkok last Saturday. (more...)
Regional Bloc Urges Vote Recount in DRC Poll Regional Bloc Urges Vote Recount in DRC Poll
- January 14, 2019

Tshisekedi did not win the election, although they have not yet released their own data. Pre-election polls indicated that Fayulu was the favorite to replace outgoing President Joseph Kabila . Analysts said it was likely Kabila had struck a deal with the 55-year-old opposition chief to avoid a violent backlash and the worldwide condemnation that would have followed if Shadary had been declared victor. (more...)
'The baby is not breathing': Hacienda HealthCare 911 call released 'The baby is not breathing': Hacienda HealthCare 911 call released
- January 14, 2019

The mother, who had been in the facility for many years, and the baby are recovering, Phoenix police Sgt. Tommy Thompson announced this week. After the man confirmed that someone was performing CPR on the baby, he asked again, "How's the mom doing?" "Oh my gosh, thank God", the nurse said. (more...)
Police respond to reported active shooter at New Jersey UPS facility Police respond to reported active shooter at New Jersey UPS facility
- January 14, 2019

ET. New Jersey police responded Monday morning to reports of an active shooter at an area UPS facility, according to reports. Police officers could be seen ducking behind police vehicles outside a loading ramp. PIX11 has reached out to Logan Township Police Department, who would only confirm there is "active police activity". "We have an active incident in place", police chief of staff Tom Gilbert told NJ.com. (more...)
Britain warned to brace itself for cold snap Britain warned to brace itself for cold snap
- January 14, 2019

This brings much cooler temperatures across the continent. "But there is nothing in the next week or so that could indicate any change like the Beast from the East". "Sunday night will bring a widespread frost to the north of the United Kingdom, with icy stretches possible". A possibly lengthy winter blast will be driven by warming of the air over the North Pole encouraging a colder airflow into the UK. (more...)
Canadian Robert Schellenberg Sentenced To Death In China In Drug-Smuggling Case Canadian Robert Schellenberg Sentenced To Death In China In Drug-Smuggling Case
- January 14, 2019

Canada detained Meng Wanzhou , chief financial officer of the Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, on December 1 at the request of the United States, raising tensions between Canada and China . Chinese authorities also arrested two Canadians, Michael Kovrig, a former diplomat, and Michael Spavor, a businessman. Schellenberg was to have been deported after serving his sentence. (more...)
Alexis Tsipras at risk from fallout over Macedonia name deal Alexis Tsipras at risk from fallout over Macedonia name deal
- January 14, 2019

Greece will hold parliamentary elections in October. The left-right governing coalition held an nearly impossibly thin majority of 153 seats in the 300-member parliament, with seven of those seats allocated to the ANEL party which is expected to disappear in the next Greek elections that must be held sometime before October. (more...)
Pompeo urges Gulf states to end Qatar boycott Pompeo urges Gulf states to end Qatar boycott
- January 14, 2019

Pompeo stressed the importance of ending fighting in Yemen and keeping up pressure Iran . "We will continue to have a conversation with the crown prince and the Saudis about ensuring accountability", Pompeo said in Doha after talks with Qatari government officials. (more...)
Jayme Closs rescuer: Jayme Closs rescuer: "The stars were aligned"
- January 14, 2019

The grandfather of a 13-year-old northwestern Wisconsin girl says she's in "exceptionally good spirits" after being found almost three months after authorities say she was kidnapped during a home invasion that left her parents dead. It's unclear if some of Jayme's family will attend the hearing. Jake Patterson had, as it turns out, worked at the same turkey processing plant, but only for a single day three years ago. (more...)
Indonesia finds Lion Air jet’s cockpit voice recorder Indonesia finds Lion Air jet’s cockpit voice recorder
- January 14, 2019

Authorities called off the grim task of identifying victims of the crash in November , with only 125 people officially identified after tests on human remains that filled some 200 body bags. Col. Agung Nugroho told CNN. Listening to the last conversations between the pilots and ground control could help investigators to finish piecing together what went wrong in the short flight. (more...)
Gdansk Mayor Pawel Adamowicz Stabbed at Charity Event Gdansk Mayor Pawel Adamowicz Stabbed at Charity Event
- January 14, 2019

Police were investigating how the attacker had been able to breach security to reach the podium, local police spokeswoman Joanna Kowalik-Kosinska told reporters. Adamowicz, 53, was part of the democratic opposition formed in Gdansk under the leadership of Lech Walesa during the 1980s. As mayor, he has been a progressive voice, supporting LGBT rights and tolerance for minorities. (more...)
Cargo plane crashes in Iran, at least 7 dead: Army Cargo plane crashes in Iran, at least 7 dead: Army
- January 14, 2019

A spokeswoman for Kyrgyzstan's Manas airport said the plane, en route from Kyrgyzstan's Manas airport, belonged to Iran's Payam Air. An Iranian air force cargo plane landing at the wrong airport crashed outside Tehran, killing 15 people on board, state-run Fars news agency reported. (more...)
Iran Summons Polish Envoy over Planned Anti-Iran Meeting Iran Summons Polish Envoy over Planned Anti-Iran Meeting
- January 14, 2019

The move came shortly after the Iranian Foreign Ministry on Sunday summoned the Polish Charges D'Affairs, Wojciech Unolt, to protest an Iran-focused conference in Warsaw next month. However, Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz said Saturday he hoped the conference will provide a new platform for worldwide dialogue and allow the USA and European Union to find a closer position on Iran. (more...)
Winter Storm Warning in effect for large areas of western NC Winter Storm Warning in effect for large areas of western NC
- January 14, 2019

Philadelphia is predicted to get 1 to 2 inches of snow, and there is a possibility of light accumulation in NY along the storm's northern edge. Precautionary/preparedness actions. Even once the snow is gone, roads (especially secondary) will be messy through Monday morning. As a result, drivers were advised to allow extra travel time, reduce speeds and increase their following distances, the weather service said. (more...)
Trump Says He's 'Not Keeping Anything Under Wraps,' About Meetings With Putin Trump Says He's 'Not Keeping Anything Under Wraps,' About Meetings With Putin
- January 14, 2019

US intelligence agencies have said Moscow tried to tip the election to Trump. They also sought to determine whether Trump was deliberately working for Russian Federation or had unintentionally been influenced by Moscow. He never spoke ill about Russia , ' Warner told CNN . Trump made the comments in a telephone interview late on January 12 with Fox News, after The Washington Post reported that the USA president "has gone to extraordinary lengths to hide details" of his conversations with ... (more...)
Benjamin Netanyahu admits Israel to blame for Damascus strikes Benjamin Netanyahu admits Israel to blame for Damascus strikes
- January 14, 2019

Israel is believed to have carried out hundreds of airstrikes against Iranian and Hezbollah targets throughout the Syrian civil war, but generally avoids commenting about them. The Israeli military said a sixth tunnel was found on Saturday, 55 meters (yards) deep and reaching "a few tens of meters" into Israeli territory from 800 meters within Lebanon. (more...)
Investigators piece together what happened in 3 months of Jayme Closs' captivity
- January 14, 2019

Jake Patterson, 21, is accused of shooting and killing Jayme's parents before abducting the 13-year-old at her northwestern Wisconsin home on October 15. "Now it's about getting him the harshest sentence possible", Jayme's aunt Kelly Engelhart said. After officers arrived at the home and took Closs to safety, they told Kristin and her kids to get away from any windows in case the abductor came to the home. (more...)
White House asked for options to strike Iran, reports WSJ White House asked for options to strike Iran, reports WSJ
- January 14, 2019

The Journal also said that it is unknown whether President Donald Trump had knowledge of the request. "It definitely rattled people", a former senior United States administration official told the Journal ". Speaking to an audience of anti-Tehran activists, the longtime Iran hawk said: "The murderous regime and its supporters will face significant consequences if they do not change their behaviour". (more...)
Some House Dems upset with Ocasio-Cortez Some House Dems upset with Ocasio-Cortez
- January 14, 2019

Ocasio-Cortez shared with her more than 2 million Twitter followers that she'd vote against a Democratic rules package. And establishment Democrats are beginning to become annoyed with her. Rank and file are peeved that there's a grassroots movement to try to win her a top committee post they feel she doesn't deserve. Some House Democrats aren't convinced. (more...)
Turkey Hails Pompeo Comments Over Defense Against 'Terrorists' Turkey Hails Pompeo Comments Over Defense Against 'Terrorists'
- January 14, 2019

Trump also appeared to propose a 20 mile safe zone on the Turkey-Syria border so as to prevent clashes between the Turkish military and Kurdish fighters in northern Syria. US Colonel Sean Ryan, a coalition spokesman, said the coalition "has begun the process of our deliberate withdrawal from Syria". Donald Trump has warned Turkey of economic devastation if it attacks Kurdish forces in the wake of the United States troop pullout from Syria , while also urging the Kurds not to " provoke " ... (more...)
Abducted Wisconsin Teen Jayme Closs Was Found By Retired Social Worker Abducted Wisconsin Teen Jayme Closs Was Found By Retired Social Worker
- January 14, 2019

Nutter said, "This is Jayme Closs! ". Patterson took such measures as shaving his head beforehand to avoid leaving evidence at the scene, the sheriff said. She told the Associated Press that the 13-year-old had shouted "please help me, I don't know where I am, I'm lost". On Thursday, Jayme escaped the rural home where she was being held. (more...)
House GOP leader: ‘Action will be taken’ after King’s white supremacy comment House GOP leader: ‘Action will be taken’ after King’s white supremacy comment
- January 14, 2019

Instead of answering directly, Scalise referred to Republicans' statements denouncing King's comments, and said "many Democrats" - he did not name them - had "aligned themselves with anti-Semites" and " called on physical violence". McCarthy also on Sunday dismissed a report in The Washington Post that President Trump has concealed details of his meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin. (more...)
USA shutdown: Trump urged to temporarily reopen government USA shutdown: Trump urged to temporarily reopen government
- January 14, 2019

The government shutdown is now the longest in American history, with no apparent end in sight. Mr Trump said the Democrats "could solve the Shutdown in 15 minutes" and that he was "ready to sign" a deal. But Trump has turned his single-minded push for more walls into a political crusade that opponents say is a stunt to stoke xenophobia in his right-wing voter base while willfully ignoring the border's complex realities. (more...)
Chico overdose: One dead and 12 in hospital after 'mass drug overdose' Chico overdose: One dead and 12 in hospital after 'mass drug overdose'
- January 14, 2019

One person is dead and 12 others hospitalized after suspected fentanyl overdoses in California that sickened two responding police officers, authorities said. Chico Fire Department Division Chief Jesse Alexander said he saw six people being treated with CPR at the same time and described the incident as the largest mass casualty he's witnessed of the same nature in years. (more...)

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