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People Dem Schachtner Beats Jarchow to Take Senate Seat
Author: 0 Dem Schachtner Beats Jarchow to Take Senate Seat

Democrats saw Tuesday's victory as a sign they were taking hold of the energy that benefited their party in special elections past year in Alabama , Virginia and Oklahoma. "We just need to be kind to people who are less fortunate and just help". As to whether her victory could be a harbinger of more Democratic wins, Schachtner said simply: "It certainly could be".

People Airbnb will now allow you to book by paying 50 percent upfront
Author: 0 Airbnb will now allow you to book by paying 50 percent upfront

Other cancellations depend on the type of policy that the Airbnb host has chosen. However, in order for the service to be used, the total cost of the trip should be at least 250 United States dollars, and the reservation itself must be made at least 14 days before the date of stay.

Author: 0 Take the cognitive test that President Trump passed during his physical

Jackson, whose office is located "directly across the hall" from Trump's private elevator, said. The results were something the White House ― which had refused to say beforehand whether Trump would take a cognitive assessment ― was pleased to discuss, and Jackson spent almost a full hour taking questions about Trump's physical exam at Tuesday's daily briefing.

People UK Appoints Minister of Loneliness
Author: 0 UK Appoints Minister of Loneliness

British Prime Minister Theresa May appointed a new minister to address the growing issue of loneliness in the country, which negatively affects millions of people in the United Kingdom. The Office for National Statistics will help to devise a method of measuring loneliness and a fund will be set up to allow Government and charities to find innovative ways to deal with the problem across all ages, backgrounds and communities.

People Lawmakers vow to 'get answers' from Bannon after round of questioning
Author: 0 Lawmakers vow to 'get answers' from Bannon after round of questioning

Steve Bannon could be forced to testify before a grand jury as part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia probe. "Do you notice the Fake News Mainstream Media never likes covering the great and record setting economic news", Trump said in a Twitter comment Tuesday, "but rather talks about anything negative or that can be turned into the negative.

People NWS issues Special Weather Statement for Ohio County
Author: 0 NWS issues Special Weather Statement for Ohio County

While Horry County is still expected to see snow flurries Wednesday, northern portions of the Palmetto State and parts of North Carolina will see more precipitation from Winter Storm Inga . Alabama Governor Kay Ivey said: "All Alabamians should take time to be prepared for the potential of winter weather". A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather conditions are occurring.

People 9 of 12 National Park Service advisers resign, cite differences with Zinke
Author: 0 9 of 12 National Park Service advisers resign, cite differences with Zinke

Board Chair Tony Knowles wrote in a letter than the board has "stood by waiting" for a meeting to "continue the partnership... as prescribed by law". Representatives of the Department of the Interior did not respond to emails seeking comment late on Tuesday. Most of the members of the have tendered their resignation over frustrations with Interior Secretary, .

People Sen. Durbin disputes Republicans' account of what Trump said
Author: 0 Sen. Durbin disputes Republicans' account of what Trump said

Trump stated that Democrats were to blame for killing DACA and that they did not want secure borders. Afterward Trump insisted in a tweet that he "never said anything derogatory about Haitians other than Haiti is, obviously, a very poor and troubled country".

Author: 0 Haiti ambassador: Trump's words 'an insult to our dignity'

Republican Senators Tom Cotton and David Perdue initially said that they hadn't heard the president make those remarks, but later revised their denials to declare the president definitely didn't make the " shithole " comment. DACA deal "probably dead', says Trump US President Donald Trump appeared to give up for dead an immigration deal, coming back on the issue in a pair of early morning tweets ".

People Mr President, can you identify this animal?
Author: 0 Mr President, can you identify this animal?

South Africa will issue a diplomatic protest to the United States Monday over US President Donald Trump's "s--hole countries" comments, according to its foreign ministry. The White House said there are no tapes. Sitting to the left of U.S. President Donald Trump at a meeting on immigration reform is Senate Minority Whip Richard Durbin (D-IL) while House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD) is sitting on the right side.

People Steve Bannon on Capitol Hill for House Intel hearing
Author: 0 Steve Bannon on Capitol Hill for House Intel hearing

Mueller's subpoena, which was issued last week, could be a pressure tactic to induce Bannon to cooperate fully with his investigation. Bannon's silence came as it emerged he also received a grand jury subpoena from special counsel Robert Mueller .

People Sitharaman flies in Sukhoi for 40 minutes
Author: 0 Sitharaman flies in Sukhoi for 40 minutes

With this, Sitharaman became the second Indian woman leader to fly in a Sukhoi-30 jet. Sitharaman described the 30-minutes sortie as "wonderful" and said, "I am very proud and thankful". A variant of the Sukhoi Su-30, it is a heavy, all-weather, long-range fighter. The BrahMos supersonic Air Launched Cruise Missile (ALCM) was successfully test fired from the formidable fighter jet against a sea-based target in the Bay of Bengal in November a year ago.

Author: 0 'I'm The Least Racist Person Ever' - Donald Trump

In reaction, the AU said member states value the strategic partnership with the US and therefore, noted that there is a serious need for dialogue between the US Administration and the African countries. The incendiary comments, allegedly made during a private meeting, prompted forthright condemnation from both the United Nations and African Union, while politicians from both main USA parties described them as racist.

People Ivana Trump, President's Ex-Wife, Says He Is 'Definitely Not Racist'
Author: 0 Ivana Trump, President's Ex-Wife, Says He Is 'Definitely Not Racist'

The senator, David Perdue of Georgia, also accused another participant in the White House meeting, Senator Richard J. Durbin, Democrat of IL, of a "gross misrepresentation" of what the President had said at the session. "Africa is united in its affirmation of the dignity of the people of Africa and the African diaspora", the statement continued. The president finally addressed the disparaging remarks in person as he was headed to dinner at his golf club in West Palm Beach with House ...

People Nation must rise against dishonest rulers, Qadri tells PAT-led sit
Author: 0 Nation must rise against dishonest rulers, Qadri tells PAT-led sit

LAHORE: The Muttahida Opposition Action Committee has finalized a strategy to launch protest along with Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT), aimed at attaining justice for victims of the Model Town incident. "Organisers shall be responsible for any damage to the public property". Owing to the abruption that will be caused due to the protest, traders of the area, in a separate petition, have requested the court to transfer the venue of the protest to Nasir Bagh.

People President Trump asked doctor for cognitive test
Author: 0 President Trump asked doctor for cognitive test

Some legal experts said the subpoena could be a sign that the investigation was intensifying, while others said it may simply have been a negotiating tactic to persuade Bannon to cooperate with the investigation. Dr Jackson said Mr Trump was overweight and needed to look at improving his diet and doing more exercise. A Democrat on the committee believes he was under a White House "gag order".

People Eddie Izzard fails to get elected to Labour's guiding committee
Author: 0 Eddie Izzard fails to get elected to Labour's guiding committee

Deputy Tory party chairman James Cleverly said the comments showed that Labour was trying to frustrate Brexit . Mr Corbyn is facing calls from within Labour - as well as other opposition parties - to commit to keeping Labour in the EU single market and customs union after Brexit.

People Trump blames Senator Durbin for blowing immigration deal
Author: 0 Trump blames Senator Durbin for blowing immigration deal

Republicans were also discussing delaying three Affordable Healthcare Act taxes: two-year delays of a medical device and a "Cadillac" tax for high-end insurance plans and a one-year delay in 2019 of another health insurance tax. "The later you get in the fiscal year, the more hard it is for the Defense Department to spend that money wisely", said GOP Rep. Bradley Byrne of Alabama, a member of the House Armed Services Committee who worries about the effects of a short-term spending bills on ...

Author: 0 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NasdaqGS:GT) Valuation & Technicals Update

About 2.50M shares traded. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 37.41% since January 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.56% the S&P500. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, October 13 with "Buy". The firm earned "Hold" rating on Tuesday, October 20 by Jefferies.

People Five people likely to challenge Trump in 2020
Author: 0 Five people likely to challenge Trump in 2020

Though the ratings from Nielsen were off from the previous year, the audience for the show emceed by "Late Night" host Seth Meyers was within the range of what the Golden Globes Awards have delivered in recent years. Alas, shortly before Oprah accepted her statuette and trumped the tweeter-in-chief, the president - what else? - tweeted that the Fakies would be postponed until next Wednesday, Jan.

People Towering air purifier will bring fresh air to smog-choked Xi'an
Author: 0 Towering air purifier will bring fresh air to smog-choked Xi'an

With Delhi choking under its annual phenomenon of deadly smog, the Centre and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal could well take note - China has shown its earnestness about tackling air pollution by building a huge experimental air purification tower in the northern region of the country.

People After 950 years, France to lend Bayeux Tapestry to Britain
Author: 0 After 950 years, France to lend Bayeux Tapestry to Britain

The Bayeux Tapestry, an 11th century treasure that tells the tale of how William the Conqueror came to invade England in 1066, will go on display in Britain for the first time in its almost 950-year known history. The first written record of it is in 1476 when it was recorded in the Bayeux cathedral treasury as "a very long and narrow hanging on which are embroidered figures and inscriptions comprising a representation of the conquest of England".

People Doctor: Trump has 'incredible genes,' is 'fit for duty'
Author: 0 Doctor: Trump has 'incredible genes,' is 'fit for duty'

The doc initially said the exam "went exceptionally well", but cautioned there's room for improvement. Dr Jackson said Mr Trump is healthy and should remain so for the remainder of his presidency. Questions about Trump's mental health have swirled since before he assumed office but gained traction after the publication of a book that suggested Trump's senior aides regularly question his mental well-being.

People Government, citing ruling, again will accept requests for DACA protection
Author: 0 Government, citing ruling, again will accept requests for DACA protection

S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced that those who were previously enrolled in the program could start apply to renew their two-year status, once again putting the fate of the controversial policy in uncertainty. Rep. Mia Love the first black female Republican in Congress and the daughter of Haitian immigrants, denounced Trump's comments as racist and called on him to apologize.

People United Kingdom looks to fast-track investigation into Carillion collapse
Author: 0 United Kingdom looks to fast-track investigation into Carillion collapse

The government's emergency planning committee, Cobra, met Monday night to assess the damage and ensure the delivery of public services provided by the company. At its headquarters in Wolverhampton, central England, a handful of workers could be seen holding meetings. The government announced that it will continue to deliver all public sector services following the insolvency of Carillion PLC .

People South Africa to formally protest Trump's 's---hole countries' remarks
Author: 0 South Africa to formally protest Trump's 's---hole countries' remarks

In his tweets Monday morning, the president repeated his comments , saying, "We are ready, willing and able to make a deal but they [the Democrats] don't want to". However, the failure of immigration talks, officials worry, will prevent a deal on government spending this week that could lead to a shutdown of much of the government.

Author: 0 Trish Regan: 'Everybody Wants to Paint President Trump as a Racist'

US President Donald Trump has admitted that his language used at the DACA meeting was " tough ", but denied media reports on the "sh*thole countries " remark, saying that it has been "made up by Dems". During a White House press conference on Tuesday, CNN's Jim Acosta asked Trump whether he wanted more immigrants from Norway, to which Trump said that he wanted the United States to draw immigrants from nations around the world.

People Winston Peters to North Korea talks
Author: 0 Winston Peters to North Korea talks

Hook told a briefing in Washington that participants, including U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, would examine how to boost maritime security around North Korea to intercept ships trying to defy sanctions as well as "disrupting funding and disrupting resources".

People Newell Highway crash: Two killed and others trapped
Author: 0 Newell Highway crash: Two killed and others trapped

Emergency crews were still trying to free two people from the wreckage more than three hours after the incident, but the final victim was released about 4pm. "We need trucks on our roads but we need operators who are doing the right thing. and at this point, I don't see that that is the majority of heavy vehicle providers and users in Australia", she said.