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Trump declares 'I am not a racist'

Republican Senator David Perdue, who was at the same White House meeting and had said he did not recall whether Trump made the comment, was more explicit on S...


I am not a racist, says US President Donald Trump

The individuals spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to describe the meeting publicly. Trump made the denial late Sunday as he a...


African envoys to UN call Trump's remark racist

They said: "There is no other word one can use but "racist". The statement, issued late Friday after the African ambassadors held an emergency meeting, comes ...


SA summons USA envoys, expresses displeasure over Trump remarks

In fact, he told journalists who were pressing him on the issue that he is "the least racist person you have ever interviewed". U.S. president Donald Trump...


Mike Zimmer: Vikings 'made some critical errors' in win vs. Saints

With the score tied at 7, the Vikings faced a 3rd-and-24 at their own 41-yard-line with 12 seconds left in the first half. "It changed the momentum", Rhodes ...


Georgia Remains among Partly Free Countries in Freedom House Report 2018

There was no immediate response from the Turkish government to the report. This marked the 12th consecutive year of decline in global freedom. In the categori...


"Red-Faced" Pence Humiliated By Trump's Racism At Church Service Honoring MLK

The network reported the pastor's statements left Pence red-faced. As for Pence, he apparently became "red-faced" during the speech - especially when it turne...


List: Closings and delays due to winter weather

Superintendent Sister Carol Shively says Loyola College Prep, St. John Berchmans Catholic School and St. Joseph Catholic School will be closed. Here is the li...


Sarah Sanders destroyed on Twitter over embarrassing defense for Trump's racism

The media has asked the question "is Trump a racist?" without pause since Democratic lawmakers leaked POTUS' controversial "s***hole" comments last week. Mr...


Microsoft develops AI technology that can read documents, answer questions

A different program built by Microsoft scored higher than Alibaba's at 82.605. Last week, Alibaba's new AI robot was put to the test, with the scientist...


In Tweet, President Trump Says Durbin 'Blew' Deal On DACA

In that meeting, according to Durbin and multiple reports, Trump referred to Haiti and countries in Africa with vulgar language, indicating he didn't want immig...


Trump sows confusion in series of tweets on FISA

Sanders told reporters on Wednesday night the White House wanted Congress to reauthorize a section of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Amendments Act. "I ...


KC enters deep freeze as temperatures, wind chills plunge below zero

Winter weather advisory: All of central Alabama is under a winter weather advisory until 6 a.m. Wednesday , according to the weather service in Birmingham...


SC directs Maharashtra govt to provide Justice Loya's paperwork to petitioners

About two weeks later, the judge who replaced Loya in the case discharged Shah and ruled out a trial. Hearing the matter 12 January, the SC had ordered the go...


Average gas prices remain unchanged in Las Vegas

But he says that could change because of higher crude oil prices, which could soon produce higher prices at local gas pumps. Las Vegas- $2.62/g, flat from las...


Murder investigation launched after TUI travel agent is attacked at work

Cassie Hayes, 28, died of her injuries in hospital after the incident at the Tui store in Chapel Street, Southport, on Saturday afternoon. A post-mortem exami...


3.2 million more Americans were uninsured in 2017

Black and Hispanic people, people between the ages of 18 and 25 and those with an income of less than $36,000 were the most affected by the loss in coverage. Tr...


Chile's Catholic churches attacked ahead of papal visit

Fifty-five-year-old nursing assistant Monica Reyes says Francis did the right thing. Several newspapers put the pope's comments on the front page. "I feel b...


Novak Djokovic beats Donald Young in straight sets

Roger Federer started the defence of his Australian Open title with a straightforward 6-3 6-4 6-3 triumph over Aljaz Bedene on Rod Laver Arena. Five-time...


Barkley must wait for Chelsea debut

However, despite the introductions of both Willian and Pedro Rodriguez, Chelsea were unable to conjure a victor as they had to settle for another goalless dra...


Rs 50 bn investment: RIL to manufacture electronics in Bengal, says Ambani

Sajjan Jindal , while speaking at the event today praised the state, 'Today whatever we are seeing in Bengal is an awesome change, brought about by the Chief M...


Arbor Realty Trust Inc (ABR) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts

It has outperformed by 38.65% the S&P500. The institutional investor held 3.73M shares of the real estate investment trusts company at the end of 2017Q3, valued...


Youngster from Florida dies of rabies after touching a sick bat

The father said that Ryker came and told him the bat scratched him. If it's too late to give an infected person the vaccine, some doctors have tried an experi...


Novak Djokovic HITS BACK over 'exaggerated' Australian Open money grab reports

Djokovic will now face France's world number 39 Gael Monfils in the second round of the tournament. The Serb, a six-time Melbourne Park victor who lives i...


Trump administration highlights 'foreign-born' terror-related criminals in immigration push

Nielsen , who was in the room during the meeting, said she just can't seem to remember it happening. Durbin said Trump made the remarks at the meeting among T...


India ends decades-old subsidy for Hajj pilgrims

The decision followed a 2012 ruling by the country's Supreme Court , which had directed the government to gradually reduce the subsidy and abolish it by 2022. ...


Innocent teen caught in crossfire of Saturday's shooting dies

Investigators believe that some people may have captured the incident and the aftermath on their cell phones/and or dash cam recordings. Officers responded to...


North Korea blasts Trump's boast of his 'bigger' button

In an interview last week with the Wall Street Journal , President Trump seemed to signal he was open to more engagement with Pyongyang, saying, "I proba...


Porn star says she turned down threesome with Trump

Gossip about the Trump-Daniels relationship first surfaced on a website called TheDirty.com in October 2011, with a post entitled:"World Exclusive: Donald Trum...


FBI warned Trump's son in-law on Murdoch ex-wife

Counter-intelligence officials aren't only anxious about Deng Murdoch's connection to China's business community. A few weeks later, Murdoch was photographe...


U.S. resumes DACA applications after judge blocks end to program

A federal judge from the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco ruled that until a case challenging the Trump administration on its suspension of the DAC...


House Panel Interviewing Bannon After His Fall From Power

Bannon recently retained the same lawyer being used by former Trump chief of staff Reince Priebus and White House general counsel Don McGahn. The lawyers also...


I'm not a racist

A USA senator who attended the gathering said the president used "vile, vulgar" language, including repeatedly using the word "shithole" when speaking about A...


India beats Papua New Guinea by 10 wickets

Chasing just 65 to win, India knocked off the required runs easily as Prithvi Shaw ended with an unbeaten 57 from just 39 balls. Skipper Prithvi Shaw slam...


Dolores O'Riordan's death 'not being treated as suspicious', police confirm

Police confirmed a report was being compiled for the coroner's office to investigate the causes of O'Riordan's death. A Metropolitan Police spokesman says, "Pol...


Ukip MEP says Henry Bolton is 'betraying Brexit' after quitting spokesman role

Led by the charismatic Nigel Farage, UKIP won almost four million votes in 2015, 12.6 per cent of those cast, on its anti-EU platform, projecting it to the fore...


Danish inventor charged with murdering Swedish journalist Wall on submarine

Wall's headless and dismembered torso was found floating off Copenhagen 10 days after she was reported missing while her head, legs and clothes were disco...


Padmaavat: Karni Sena Chief Still Demands For Nation-Wide Ban

Even if the states lift the ban, theater owners are demanding extra security in order to make sure that their property is not vandalized upon the film screening...


Prominent Kosovo Serb politician Ivanovic shot dead

A Kosovo court convicted Ivanović of war crimes during the 1998-99 war. "This is an attack against the entire Serbian people, a criminal and terorist act th...


Oh Happy Day singer dies aged 74

Walter Hawkins - also a Grammy Award singer-songwriter and pastor of Love Center church in Oakland - died after a long bout with cancer. Fred Hammond wrote "M...


Incoming snow possible, but very cold air definite

A strong cold front will move through Monday night , with a band of snow expected behind the front on Tuesday morning. Generally an advisory is issued for we...


Romania's PM resigns after he loses support from party

Mihai Tudose resigned on January 15 after the ruling Social Democrats (PSD) voted overwhelmingly at a meeting of its executive committee to withdraw support for...


Brexit can be reversed if United Kingdom wants — EU Council chief

The European Union will demand that EU citizens arriving in the United Kingdom before 2021 be allowed to live and work in the United Kingdom indefinitely as t...


Trump says immigration deal 'probably dead'

President Trump wants to build a new wall along the U.S. -Mexico border . "The goal is to put the Congress of the United States on record that we don't ap...


Four cops shot in South Carolina, authorities say

The search continued and officers were fired on again around 3:30 a.m. Two officers were then flown to a local hospital. Officials said a reverse 911 call w...


Macron visits migrant centre ahead of talks on Calais border

Macron wants changes to the 2003 Touquet Accords that effectively moved the British border to Calais and have left France with the problem of dealing with migra...


Rohingya deal aims to repatriate refugees 'within two…

The deal, hammered out in Myanmar's capital Naypyidaw this week, applies to approximately 750 000 Rohingya who fled Myanmar in two major outbreaks of violence s...


Abbas condemns Trump's 'deal of the century,' Israel's 'killing' of Oslo Accords

Responding to the speech , Israeli President Reuven Rivlin told leaders visiting Israel from the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, "What we heard yes...


Africa startled by Trump's vulgar remaks

In his meeting with a group of senators, Trump had questioned why the United States would accept more immigrants from Haiti and "s**thole countries" in ...


Pope Francis warns that nuclear war is on the horizon

Even communists embraced John Paul II, because of the Chilean Church's outspoken defence of human rights. The pope said that many people migrate out of desper...