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Author: 0 Trump 'looking forward' to speaking to Mueller under oath

As more developments became public about the progress of the special counsel probe, Trump said Wednesday that he is " looking forward " to speaking with the special counsel. Trump made the comments to a group of reporters who were meeting with chief of staff John Kelly at the White House. Robert Mueller is believed to be wrapping up his investigation into alleged Trump-Russia collusion during the 2016 election.

People BJP will contest Karnataka elections on its own: Amit Shah
Author: 0 BJP will contest Karnataka elections on its own: Amit Shah

Kharge, while taking to, said that the Centre is not paying attention to the issue and Prime Minister Narendra Modi is "neglecting" it. Vatal Nagaraj, who heads "Kannada Okoota", an umbrella organisation of Kannada bodies, visited different parts of the city on Thursday morning and claimed the bandh was "total" across the state and thanked public and organisations for cooperation.

People South Korea: Several dead after fire breaks out at hospital
Author: 0 South Korea: Several dead after fire breaks out at hospital

Major blazes were put out around 9:15 a.m. The fire authorities said that they have transferred around 38 people, mostly patients to four nearby hospitals. Miryang is about 270 km (170 miles) southeast of the capital, Seoul. Images from the scene showed black smoke billowing from the entrance of the hospital.

Author: 0 Iconix Brand Group, Inc. (ICON): Insider Trading and Ownership Analysis

It has outperformed by 12.63% the S&P500.The move comes after 5 months negative chart setup for the $7.97 billion company. ( ALK ) by 5.27% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. They set a "buy" rating and a $90.00 target price for the company. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $88.89.

People Social media campaign launched to stop 'Tide Pod Challenge'
Author: 0 Social media campaign launched to stop 'Tide Pod Challenge'

This will most likely immediately result in vomiting, but it can cause diarrhea too. Four of those calls were from adults, and three of those adults said they intentionally ingested the laundry pods. The Tide pod challenge involves kids and teens biting into laundry packs. YouTube and Facebook have since announced they are deleting videos of people participating in the challenge.

People Merkel, Macron to address WEF in Davos on Wednesday
Author: 0 Merkel, Macron to address WEF in Davos on Wednesday

On German economic performance and adaptation: "We are in a very good situation - we have had growth for 11 consecutive years...(but)...we are not leading the way in other areas of the digital world". Trump's harsh stance on trade angered China and South Korea this week with new tariffs on solar panels and large washing machines. "It just means that President Trump is looking out for American interests, no different than other leaders look out for their own".

People Woman shot in Las Vegas attack to leave hospital
Author: 0 Woman shot in Las Vegas attack to leave hospital

Jovanna was transported via helicopter to Phoenix on October 19 where she received treatment from the Barrow Neurological Institute. "Her recovery is one of the most profound I've seen in my medical career". "She has made unbelievable and unpredictable strides because she not only had access to great medical care but also because her family is one-of-a-kind", says Dr.

People Dems, Trump Share Blame for 'Unnecessary' Govt Shutdown
Author: 0 Dems, Trump Share Blame for 'Unnecessary' Govt Shutdown

Trump tweeted shortly before midnight Tuesday, referring to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals programme that protects almost 800,000 immigrants from deportation, but expires on March 5. White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said the Flake-Graham-Durbin immigration agreement was "totally unacceptable to the President and should be declared dead on arrival", in a press briefing on January 23.

People Pakistan police arrest suspect in murder of 7-year-old girl
Author: 0 Pakistan police arrest suspect in murder of 7-year-old girl

Raising concerns over life threats to the suspect, the anchorperson said the rapist could be killed in police custody as a thorough interrogation could further help in arrest of other culprits. Pakistan's interior minister Ahsan Iqbal pledged to arrest all involved in the porn ring. Pakistan's chief justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Thursday demanded a report from the investigators after a local TV programme alleged the suspect could be part of a gang that supplied porn videos of children to an ...

People Rough sleep figures hit record high - but government still 'underestimating' true number
Author: 0 Rough sleep figures hit record high - but government still 'underestimating' true number

The figure has risen 15-per-cent since the same time in 2016, and is significantly higher than the 2,744 figure recorded in 2014. The West Midlands and the east of England saw a two per cent increase in the number of people sleeping rough, while stark rises were seen in Yorkshire and the Humber of 20 per cent, the East Midlands of 23 per cent, and the south east of England by 17 per cent since 2016.

People Trump Urges Turkey to Limit Offensive in Northern Syria
Author: 0 Trump Urges Turkey to Limit Offensive in Northern Syria

Meanwhile, pan-Arab al-Mayadeen TV cited an unnamed Kurdish source in the YPG as saying that his forces are not aiming to create a Kurdish state in Syria and that the Kurdish-held areas are part of the Syrian national fabric, saying his group wants to be a part of the future solution to the country's crisis.

People Crash cash came from video-gambling terminals
Author: 0 Crash cash came from video-gambling terminals

A section of Interstate 74 was closed on Tuesday after a after a auto carrying a video gambling machine lost control and crashed, spilled cash across the highway. Both ended up in the median. A third auto trying to avoid the crash drove into a ditch. The interstate was closed for about an hour. A person died after they were involved in a single-vehicle crash Wednesday morning on Interstate 55 in Will County.

People Robert Mueller seeks to quiz Donald Trump on Russian Federation links
Author: 0 Robert Mueller seeks to quiz Donald Trump on Russian Federation links

The special counsel is said to have made it clear that he is seeking a face-to-face interview with the President rather than written questions and answers. Mueller also is expected to seek an interview with Trump in the coming weeks. After wrapping up interviews with the most senior officials, the next step for Mueller's team will be to write a prosecutorial memorandum to evaluate the law and the facts and, based on that, make a recommendation, said Michael Weinstein, a former Justice ...

People Amtrak engineer says he didn't recall speed warning before curve, NTSB says
Author: 0 Amtrak engineer says he didn't recall speed warning before curve, NTSB says

Seconds later, the train derailed as it entered the curve. Three people were killed and dozens of others were hurt December 18 on the route to Portland. The workers, the person said, were concerned that engineers had been piled into a single locomotive auto to do training runs as a group; that conductors were largely kept in cars farther back in the train or on the trailing locomotive; that some did their familiarization runs in the dark after midnight; and that supervisors were unwilling or ...

People Falcon Heavy makes push for space
Author: 0 Falcon Heavy makes push for space

SpaceX's new heavy rocket fired up its core engines at Florida's Kennedy Space Center for an important 10-second test Wednesday as it moved closer to its first mission, CBS News reported . The rocket looks like the Falcon 9 , but with two first-stage boosters strapped to its sides. World's most powerful rocket Falcon Heavy. Wednesday's static fire is one of the last major tests for the rocket before its maiden flight, expected to occur sometime within the next two weeks.

People Bill to shrink size of Legislature advances to full state House
Author: 0 Bill to shrink size of Legislature advances to full state House

The measure passed in the lower legislative body by a mostly party-line vote, after Democrats were unable to stave it off with a two-hour filibuster. Thirty-six other states use the methods outlined in Clouse's bill, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures .

People Trump rolls out plan for path to citizenship for 1.8 million 'Dreamers'
Author: 0 Trump rolls out plan for path to citizenship for 1.8 million 'Dreamers'

Trump ended the DACA program in September, setting a March 5 deadline for Congress to provide legal protections or the program's recipients would once again be subject to deportation. "We are going to morph into it", Trump told reporters about the citizenship provision. She says the White House will encourage the Senate to bring the proposal "to the floor".

People Weather forecast calling for warmer temps going into the weekend
Author: 0 Weather forecast calling for warmer temps going into the weekend

Dry weather, high winds and dormant vegetation together result in a higher fire danger risk across the area, the weather service said. Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Today - Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Cloudy, with a high into the upper 30's. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Colder air settling into the region and clouds are likely to lead to low temperatures Sunday .

People Out of character, Trump keeps his distance as shutdown ends
Author: 0 Out of character, Trump keeps his distance as shutdown ends

Were the question framed properly in the most recent poll , which was done over the weekend, the result might still have given Democrats an edge, but it might not have. Almost half of Republicans want to decrease legal immigration, too. In the battle over protecting "dreamers" from deportation, Democrats really only have three pressure points to put on Republicans.

Author: 0 Japan PM Abe to attend Pyeongchang Olympics in South Korea

Team GB have announced a team of 59 athletes for the 2018 Olympic Games in PyeongChang, a number which includes a record 25 skiers and snowboarders. "This independent panel which put together the invitation list, the final invitation list, gives us the highest confidence that there will be only clean Russian athletes (in Pyeongchang)", Bach said.

People USA expected to send 1st aircraft carrier since war to Vietnam
Author: 0 USA expected to send 1st aircraft carrier since war to Vietnam

As part of the demonstration , soldiers simulated hostage rescues, walked on flaming stacks of bricks and broke the bricks with their heads. SEC. MATTIS: Is that right?.The snakes - you see them tire them out, and then grab them, you know, the way they were flipping them around.

People Lynyrd Skynyrd will play two Florida shows on their final farewell tour
Author: 0 Lynyrd Skynyrd will play two Florida shows on their final farewell tour

Lynyrd Skynyrd's final tour will include a stop in Hershey, according to the band's website . Citi cardmembers have access to purchase presale tickets, which are available beginning at 10 a.m. Starting May 4 and running through September 1, the venerable southern rock band have thirty dates scheduled around the USA with guests on selected dates including Kid Rock , Hank Williams Jr., Charlie Daniels Band, Bad Company , Marshall Tucker Band , 38 Special , Blackberry Smoke and ...

People Super Bowl LII tickets set to be the costliest ever
Author: 0 Super Bowl LII tickets set to be the costliest ever

Fisher is looking for a job, and Foles is on his way to the Super Bowl as the starter for the Philadelphia Eagles . Brady was already slated to have a hard day in the AFC Championship Game, as he is scheduled to face off with a Jacksonville Jaguars defense that has been able to get pressure on the quarterback and intercept passes all season long.

People Russian Federation inquiry: President 'looking forward' to interview
Author: 0 Russian Federation inquiry: President 'looking forward' to interview

Behind the scenes, Trump has told his team of lawyers that he is not anxious about being interviewed, because he has done nothing wrong, according to people familiar with his views. "I'm looking forward to it, actually", Mr Trump said yesterday at the White House. Richman said that he and the rest of Comey's team would not comment on the former FBI Director's meeting with Mueller's office.

People North and South Korean women's hockey teams join up
Author: 0 North and South Korean women's hockey teams join up

But Pyongyang's participation in the Winter Olympics has been controversial in South Korea , where conservatives and opposition politicians have been critical of the regime's motives. "There is no reason that the USA ugly nuclear strategic assets and aggressive armed forces remain in South Korea today at a time when the door for North-South dialogue opens and the important issues of the nation are seriously discussed", the KCNA said .

People Afghanistan U19 Through To Semifinals After Beating New Zealand
Author: 0 Afghanistan U19 Through To Semifinals After Beating New Zealand

Afghanistan now meet Australia in the semi-finals at Hagley Oval on Monday. In fact, the whole cricket-watching world would have taken note. There was a slide thereafter. New Zealand were in great form with the bat during pool play, but Afghanistan were brimming with confidence and struck a telling blow when the unsafe Rachin Ravindra was run out for a duck in the second over.

People Turkey: Erdogan visits military command center in south
Author: 0 Turkey: Erdogan visits military command center in south

Washington on Wednesday warned Turkey against risking a confrontation in northern Syria after Ankara said it would extend its military operations to areas held by USA -backed forces, the Associated Press reported. On Jan. 20, the Turkish Armed Forces, together with the Free Syrian Army, launched the Operation Olive Branch in Afrin, Syria. Turkey's Afrin operation will help to prevent Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) from reaching Europe through the Mediterranean, Prime ...

People Brazil party still wants ex-president Lula as candidate, despite corruption ruling
Author: 0 Brazil party still wants ex-president Lula as candidate, despite corruption ruling

The appeals court will rule whether to uphold that sentence for passive corruption and money laundering and in the process decide if he can run in an election in October he is favored to win. "I want the judges to know that I am not anxious like they think I should be", Lula said. Brazil's benchmark Bovespa stock index hit a new intraday high of 83,635 points on news of the ruling.

People Russell Simmons Sued for Allegedly Raping Documentary Filmmaker
Author: 0 Russell Simmons Sued for Allegedly Raping Documentary Filmmaker

Simmons has denied the claims against him and on Wednesday called the allegations in the lawsuit "hurtful" and "absolutely untrue". The suit, which seeks $5 million in punitive damages plus other unspecified damages, says Simmons was co-producing and financing a documentary Jasorik was working on after they met in NY in 2016.