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People Trump cryptic about contacts with North Korea's Kim
Author: 0 Trump cryptic about contacts with North Korea's Kim

U.S. State Department officials confirmed that China and Russian Federation were not invited to Tuesday's meeting, which Canada is co-hosting with the U.S.in response to North Korea's recent nuclear and ballistic missile tests. "I think you people are surprised". But Mills would not say whether China had been invited to the Vancouver meeting and declined to provide a list of countries that had received invitations, saying a list of participating states "will be released in due time".

People Seoul: North Korea to ship delegation to Olympics in South
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Trump also again indicated he's open to direct U.S. talks with North Korea under the right circumstances . Speaking later Wednesday, Trump claimed his administration's pressure campaign had prompted the North Koreans to negotiate with the South, and recounted Moon as telling him the initial meeting was "extremely good".

People Schoolgirl's hijab cut in 'cowardly act of hatred'
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A 12-year-old girl was assaulted in Toronto Friday by a man who twice tried to cut off her headscarf with scissors and then fled, police said. It happened near Pauline Johnson Public School near Warden Avenue and Sheppard Avenue East in Scarborough on Friday morning.

People Trump to undergo first medical checkup as president
Author: 0 Trump to undergo first medical checkup as president

Harold Bornstein, who concluded that Trump was "in excellent physical health". Trump himself hit out at claims over his mental capacity, tweeting on Saturday that he was a 'very stable genius '. Trump takes Crestor for his cholesterol, a low-dose aspirin for heart attack prevention, Propecia to treat male-pattern baldness and antibiotics for rosacea.

People Trump signs MLK Jr. proclamation amid cries of racism
Author: 0 Trump signs MLK Jr. proclamation amid cries of racism

President Trump tweeted a denial Friday that he had used such language in the meeting. "When it came to the issue of 'chain migration, ' I said to the president, 'Do you realize how painful that term is to so many people?' African Americans believe that they migrated to America in chains".

People China trade surplus drops, but not with US
Author: 0 China trade surplus drops, but not with US

For 2017, China's imports from North Korea dropped 33 percent to $1.72 billion, the lowest value in at least four years. Exports - a key driver of China's economic expansion in 2017 - rose 7.9% to $2.26 trillion, the highest rate since 2011, according to data released by the General Administration of Customs.

People U.S. ambassador to Panama resigns, says he can't work under Trump anymore
Author: 0 U.S. ambassador to Panama resigns, says he can't work under Trump anymore

Marine Corps and the State Department , wrote in a December 27 letter that he can no longer comfortably serve under Trump . The resignation comes as diplomats across the globe are trying to handle the fallout from Mr. Trump's alleged comments about African nations being "shitholes" is unlikely to improve the mood among members of the USA diplomatic corps. Shortly thereafter, unconfirmed reports suggested American ambassadors to Haiti and Panama resigned as a result ShitholeGate.

People Two Palestinians killed in clashes with Israeli troops in Gaza, West Bank
Author: 0 Two Palestinians killed in clashes with Israeli troops in Gaza, West Bank

About 400,000 Israelis live in illegal settlements in the West Bank, a Palestinian territory occupied by Israel for 50 years. A Palestinian teen from the Gaza Strip was killed east of the Burij refugee camp after a live round was sacked into his chest, the Wafa news agency quoted medical sources as saying.

People Kentucky First to Set Medicaid Work Requirements
Author: 0 Kentucky First to Set Medicaid Work Requirements

Ironically, the first waiver request the Trump administration is likely to approve is from Kentucky, a state that has benefited enormously from Medicaid coverage for people facing opioid addiction. In the remaining, only a small number of people will be subject to the requirements. Ten states have applied for a federal waiver to add a work requirement - Arizona, Arkansas, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Utah and Wisconsin.

People Donald Trump sings parts of anthem at college football championship game
Author: 0 Donald Trump sings parts of anthem at college football championship game

Earlier in the season, Trump called attention to NFL players who refused to stand during the national anthem. Still, they said, "we will not let the President's visit go without a response". Another group, Reject Fascism ATL, said that before the kickoff they will "kneel down against Trump" outside the CNN world headquarters, in solidarity with the athletes who have knelt during the national anthem as a protest against racial injustice.

People Texas father charged with murder after 'force feeding milk to Indian orphan'
Author: 0 Texas father charged with murder after 'force feeding milk to Indian orphan'

The Dallas County Medical Examiner's office said last week that while Sherin's manner of death was homicidal violence, her exact cause of death could not be determined because of extensive decomposition. Despite the limited details about what actually happened to Sherin, Johnson said she's confident her team will be able get justice. "I want to thank the Richardson Police Department for their tireless dedication to this case", she said.

People Health Department confirms 8 more flu deaths in Iowa
Author: 0 Health Department confirms 8 more flu deaths in Iowa

While we all wait to hear the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) update on the widespread flu activity in the United States Friday morning, several states have made public announcements for their residents concerning their situation.

People Trump lawyer arranged hush money payment to porn star
Author: 0 Trump lawyer arranged hush money payment to porn star

According to NBC San Diego , Clifford allegedly hit her husband multiple times after getting upset over unpaid bills. The outlet reports adult film star Stephanie Clifford , whose stage name is Stormy Daniels , got $130,000 in 2016, shortly before Trump was elected president.

People Region under storm warning, flood watch
Author: 0 Region under storm warning, flood watch

The warning will officially begin at 4 p.m. on Friday , but it doesn't look like driving conditions, due to any potential ice, will deteriorate until after 7 p.m.at the earliest, and after 8 p.m.in Pittsburgh. We expect rain showers and 40s for Friday morning. Once the storm wraps up early Saturday morning, arctic air locks in for the long haul with highs in the 30s and lower in the teens.

People Tillis: White House Meeting Important Step on DACA
Author: 0 Tillis: White House Meeting Important Step on DACA

Details of the plan were not immediately available and the proposal promptly met some resistance. When the White House released its official transcript Tuesday afternoon, the president's line - "Yeah, I would like to do it" - was missing.

People Nitish Kumar's convoy attacked, BJP hints at RJD's involvement
Author: 0 Nitish Kumar's convoy attacked, BJP hints at RJD's involvement

The CM was, however, rescued safely by his security guards. "They try to mislead and provoke others but people should not get perturbed over such minor happenings". These reports could not be verified independently. Though the incident was downplayed by leaders of the ruling party, Opposition RJD pounced on the issue.

People India Willoughby first star evicted from Celebrity Big Brother
Author: 0 India Willoughby first star evicted from Celebrity Big Brother

When I was a guy, when the moment came it was just like bang, just a moment of satisfaction. Celebrity Big Brother aired their first eviction tonight (January 12), one week since the male housemates entered the house. I don't feel I've done myself justice, that is my one regret. The hunk added: "I'm not taking anything away from Shane, he's a good looking lad, but when you've had a couple of drinks, you see Courtney and you're like, 'Wow'.

People St Michael man charged with murder of Tavon Alleyne
Author: 0 St Michael man charged with murder of Tavon Alleyne

Rihanna in her post reported that on December 26, Alleyne was walking through a track near his home, he was approached by a man who shot him multiple times before fleeing the scene. His sister, Tanella , also posted a photo of herself with Alleyne at the hospital, putting an emoji of an angel over his face. On social media, she said that she is only comforted by the fact that he will now be with her twin sister and their mother.

People China to skip next week's meeting on North Korea in Canada
Author: 0 China to skip next week's meeting on North Korea in Canada

The Canadian government is keeping a tight lid on which countries have been invited and plan to attend Tuesday's meeting, which Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland is organizing with U.S. This peaceful initiative, proposed by Moscow and Beijing, urged Pyongyang, from the one hand, to declare a moratorium on nuclear tests and missile launches and South Korea and the USA, on the other hand, to abstain from carrying out joint drills, in order to stabilize the situation on the Korean ...

People Saudi Arabia shoots down Houthi missile fired at Najran
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia shoots down Houthi missile fired at Najran

Yemen lies beside the southern mouth of the Red Sea, one of the most important trade routes in the world for oil tankers, which pass near Yemen's shores while heading from the Middle East through the Suez Canal to Europe. The Saudi-led coalition joined the Yemeni government in its fight against the Huthis in March 2015, after the rebels seized control of the capital Sanaa.

People Steve Bannon set to testify for house intel panel
Author: 0 Steve Bannon set to testify for house intel panel

Applying this rule helps explain the split between Trump and Bannon. After resuming his position at Breitbart , Bannon set out to challenge Republican incumbents deemed insufficiently loyal to the Trump administration. The president told The Wall Street Journal in an interview that he felt "betrayed" by Bannon's comments. It is therefore likely that his ideas already resonated with Trump back then.

People Zuma Wants Dlamini-Zuma As Interim President If He Resigns
Author: 0 Zuma Wants Dlamini-Zuma As Interim President If He Resigns

Zuma and his allies reportedly also want assurances that some Cabinet members will stay on in their portfolios, including Energy Minister David Mahlobo and State Security Minister Bongani Bongo. It had been widely expected that the NEC would discuss the removal of Zuma at its first meeting on Wednesday. Firstly, because ANC leaders do not want to humiliate him, and secondly, because he still has allies in the NEC that Ramaphosa supporters will not want to alienate.

People Marketers insist petrol can't sell for N145 per litre
Author: 0 Marketers insist petrol can't sell for N145 per litre

Members include the Group Managing Director of NNPC, most of the parastatals in the ministry, Deport and Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (DAPMAN), IPMAN, NOMAN, Labour unions, and we are to meet in my office tomorrow and dig deeper into this thing and find a long term solution.

People Japan protests after Chinese frigate sails near…
Author: 0 Japan protests after Chinese frigate sails near…

The officials say the submarine again entered Japan's contiguous zone on Thursday morning off Taisho Island of the Senkaku Islands. The previous day, Japan lodged a protest with China over the presence of a frigate in the same area. Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga warned China "not to undermine the trend of improvement in Japan-China relations". Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe responded to the incidents Thursday by giving instructions to prepare for all possible ...

People Europe at stake in German coalition talks, president tells negotiators
Author: 0 Europe at stake in German coalition talks, president tells negotiators

The embattled mainstream parties have also struggled to fend off the encroaching far right , which has seized on anger over a mass influx of more than one million migrants and refugees since 2015. France and Germany are making plans to further strengthen their partnership in an attempt to once and for all dominate European Union politics .

People Canada launches global trade complaint against US
Author: 0 Canada launches global trade complaint against US

Imports from companies that receive unfair subsidies from their governments in the form of grants, loans, equity infusions, tax breaks, and low-cost production inputs are subject to "countervailing duties" aimed at directly countering those subsidies.

People Federal Immigration Authorities Target 7-Eleven Stores
Author: 0 Federal Immigration Authorities Target 7-Eleven Stores

And under him, ICE has reportedly made almost 40 percent more arrests . "Today's actions send a strong message to US businesses that hire and employ an illegal workforce: ICE will enforce the law, and if you are found to be breaking the law, you will be held accountable".

People Responding to Trump, presidency says Jerusalem not for sale
Author: 0 Responding to Trump, presidency says Jerusalem not for sale

The United States has long provided the Palestinian Authority with much-needed budgetary support and security assistance, as well as an additional $304 million for UN programs in the West Bank and Gaza. We're not giving the aid. Nabil Abu Rudeineh, spokesman for President Mahmoud Abbas , told Palestine's WAFA news agency that 'Jerusalem and its holy places were not for sale'.

People 'I Probably Have A Very Good Relationship With Kim Jong Un'
Author: 0 'I Probably Have A Very Good Relationship With Kim Jong Un'

Recently, he mocked Kim's New Year's address, in which the young despot said he had installed a nuclear button on his desk to order a strike against the U.S. The president has threatened the North with "fire and fury", warning that America is prepared to "totally destroy" North Korea if necessary. Trump and Kim have traded bellicose rhetoric and crude insults over the a year ago, as North Korea has accelerated weapons tests and appears on the cusp of having a nuclear-tipped missile ...

People 'America First' and 'Make in India' are compatible: Envoy Juster
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Accordingly, some companies are downgrading their operations there, while others are looking with great interest in alternative markets. Bilateral trade has increased from approximately $ 20 billion in 2001 to $ 115 billion in 2016. On China and the new global philosophy, Juster said, "Our strategy in the Indo-Pacific is an affirmative strategy. we want to have a constructive relationship with every country in the region.

Author: 0 Pelosi slams 'five white guys' negotiating immigration deal

The "five white guys" in question are Hoyer, White House chief of staff John Kelly, California House Republican Rep Kevin McCarthy, Democratic Sen Richard Durbin of IL and Republican Sen John Cornyn of Texas. Are they going to open a hamburger stand next or what?' she joked, referencing the Five Guys burger chain. "You have to understand, in our caucus we are blessed with great diversity-the understanding of the issues, the ability to translate policy into the lives of people, the ...

People New York Lawmakers Hold Public Hearing on Legalizing Marijuana for Adult Use
Author: 0 New York Lawmakers Hold Public Hearing on Legalizing Marijuana for Adult Use

And of course, we argued that the Waters of the USA regulation went beyond the scope of the Clean Water Rule. The policy is touted by advocates as a positive step to change law enforcement culture where drug enforcement is concerned. On Jan. 1, California became the largest state to legalize recreational marijuana. This is their choice, even if I voted differently. Our responsibility is to fulfill all statutory mandates in establishing Ohio's medical marijuana program.