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People White House Drops $24 Million for Two Air Force One Refrigerators
Author: 0 White House Drops $24 Million for Two Air Force One Refrigerators

The refrigerators on the plane date to 1990, when the Air Force received the customized 747 from Boeing. Air Force One refrigerator replacements to cost taxpayers $24mn Experts say Boeing's almost $24 million contract to install two new refrigerators on Air Force One is not price gouging, but due to the specific requirements of the presidential plane.

People Korea says Seoul's military alliance with U.S. may end momentum for dialogue
Author: 0 Korea says Seoul's military alliance with U.S. may end momentum for dialogue

North Korea on Saturday condemned the latest U.S. sanctions announced this week aimed at curbing the isolated nation's development nuclear weapons. An estimated 3,600 additional U.S. service members were deployed to join the 28,000 USA troops already based in South Korea during last year's drills , which included ground, air, naval and special operations field exercises.

People Trump's new immigration framework reportedly supports path to citizenship for 'Dreamers'
Author: 0 Trump's new immigration framework reportedly supports path to citizenship for 'Dreamers'

But the White House announced a "Framework on Immigration Reform & Border Security" on Thursday and told reporters in a preview on Wednesday: 'We're going to morph into it. On Thursday, the Trump administration released an immigration proposal that includes more than $25 billion for increased policing and imprisonment of immigrants, and could halve the number of green cards given out each year.

People Trump Talks American Economy And Trade At World Economic Forum
Author: 0 Trump Talks American Economy And Trade At World Economic Forum

There were boos when Mr Trump attacked the " fake news " media - although it is not clear if these were directed at the president or members of the press. Netanyahu and Trump's meeting in Davos was the first since the president declared that the USA recognizes Jerusalem as the official capital of Israel and that it would be moving the U.S.

Author: 0 US Rep. Kennedy to deliver Democratic response to Trump's SOTU

And to follow in a long line of big family footsteps. The speech will make him the public face of his party and the main voice countering the president's politics. Last year, Kennedy garnered national attention during the health care debate when he delivered an emotional speech that went viral. "Our vision for this union is guided by a simple belief that equality and economic dignity should be afforded to every American".

People US Diplomat Resigns From Suu Kyi Panel On Rakhine Crisis
Author: 0 US Diplomat Resigns From Suu Kyi Panel On Rakhine Crisis

Some of the refugees, living in bad conditions in makeshift refugee camps in Bangladesh, had been scheduled to return Tuesday to Myanmar under an agreement the two countries signed in November. Inside Myanmar the Rohingya are widely regarded as illegal immigrants from Bangladesh even though many have lived there for generations. Myanmar has said the returnees would initially go to a transit camp capable of holding 30,000 refugees before they are allowed to return to their "place of origin" ...

People Hillary fought to keep pervy adviser on staff
Author: 0 Hillary fought to keep pervy adviser on staff

Well, the New York Times has now illuminated another bad look for Hillary while reporting that she shielded a male staffer who was accused of sexually harassing subordinates during several instances of her 2008 presidential campaign. Late last year Clinton tried to capitalize on the "women's issue" of sexual harassment by denouncing Hollywood movie mogul Harvey Weinstein , despite her long history of being closely associated with him over the last twenty years.

People Congressman who called staffer his 'soul mate' won't seek reelection
Author: 0 Congressman who called staffer his 'soul mate' won't seek reelection

Though Meehan had not made a decision as of Thursday morning, another GOP official said he is politically adept enough to understand the reality he faces. Among Pennsylvania Republicans there has been informal talk about "sacrificing" Mr. Meehan's Delaware County-based district, by making it more heavily Democratic, as they try to comply with a state Supreme Court order to draw up fairer congressional maps.

People Lawyers appeal PA Supreme Court redistricting ruling
Author: 0 Lawyers appeal PA Supreme Court redistricting ruling

Alito Jr. The state court has yet to issue its full opinion on the case, which will go into more detail about why five of the seven judges decided the current maps are illegally gerrymandered. Supreme Court ruled 5-2 along party lines that the state's map "clearly, plainly and palpably" violates the state constitution, and 4-3 that a new map should be finalized by mid-February and effective for the primary election May 18.

People Trump Attempted To Fire Mueller In June, New York Times Reports
Author: 0 Trump Attempted To Fire Mueller In June, New York Times Reports

Two people told the Times that Trump expressed concern over three possible conflicts of interest, including a dispute Mueller had involving Trump National Golf Club, the law firm Mueller previously had worked at acted for President's son-in-law Jared Kushner and the fact that Mueller had recently been interviewed to head the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

People President awards Garud commando killed in Bandipora district with Ashok Chakra
Author: 0 President awards Garud commando killed in Bandipora district with Ashok Chakra

The Garud commando was martyred in the operation on November 18 previous year, in which six terrorists were also neutralised in the joint operation by the Garud and the 13 Rashtriya Rifles. While the detachment laid in wait, six terrorists hiding in the house, rushed out, shooting and lobbing grenades at the Garuds. In the past, Indian Army jawans have been conferred with the gallantry award.

People Clouds Friday, rain this weekend
Author: 0 Clouds Friday, rain this weekend

It will feel great with above normal temperatures in the mid to upper 50s! It is possible that a few showers linger into northeastern MS in the early morning hours Sunday but most if not all of the rain is expected to exit the area by 8 a.m.

People JP Morgan issues warning over Brexit job losses
Author: 0 JP Morgan issues warning over Brexit job losses

Dimon said failure to achieve this would harm London's status as a global financial hub. That 4,000 jobs figure represents the longer-term total that could move, Dimon said, with the actual number likely to be fewer if Britain secures more favourable terms.

People North Korea sends rare announcement to all Koreans, calling for unification
Author: 0 North Korea sends rare announcement to all Koreans, calling for unification

The Treasury Department said the company's procurements also probably support North Korea's chemical weapons program. Does North Korea hate us so much that they are willing to risk complete nuclear annihilation? The new North Korea sanctions include the nation's Ministry of Crude Oil Industry, five shipping companies that are based in the country, and Hana Electronics JVC, the only electronics manufacturer based in North Korea .

People Dutch Spies Exposed Russian Hackers in US Election Meddling
Author: 0 Dutch Spies Exposed Russian Hackers in US Election Meddling

Democratic National Committee. The Dutch public broadcaster, NOS, just published an fascinating flag-waving Spy vs. Spy story about how the Dutch intelligence services helped the USA fight off cyberattacks during the last U.S. NOS continues by saying that there were "about 10 people" in the Cozy Bear group, an imprecision that suggests either that the hacked camera didn't have very good image quality, or that some of the group worked off-site.

People FBI 'Secret Society' Texts Appear To Have Been Made In Jest
Author: 0 FBI 'Secret Society' Texts Appear To Have Been Made In Jest

Strzok was transferred to the human resources division upon his departure from the Russian Federation probe once Special Counsel Robert Mueller found out about the texts last summer. Reps. Jerrold Nadler, New York Democrat; Elijah E. Cummings, Maryland Democrat; and Adam B. Schiff, California Democrat, said Republicans want to portray the FBI as anti-Trump, but they claimed the agency's reopening of its investigation into Hillary Clinton's deleted emails just weeks before the ...

People 'After AG, Mueller seeks to question Trump in Russian Federation investigation'
Author: 0 'After AG, Mueller seeks to question Trump in Russian Federation investigation'

Mueller is leading an investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 presidential election and whether there was any collusion with the Trump campaign. Mueller , a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, has already interviewed several close aides and family members of Trump. Trump says he is looking forward to testifying...

People For Honor's Season 5 starts on February 15
Author: 0 For Honor's Season 5 starts on February 15

Following a successful Open Test in December which allowed the production team to gather players' feedback and data, the dedicated server infrastructure will be implemented in For Honor during Season Five. Following Season Five, more heroes will receive similar updates as the development team continues to prioritise game balancing. New move sets and animations are coming to Kensei and Conqueror, for example, and after this fifth season more heroes will receive updates as balance is needed.

People Going to Boston Calling? Jack White says no cellphones allowed
Author: 0 Going to Boston Calling? Jack White says no cellphones allowed

For those unfamiliar, the Yondr pouch serves as an easy to carry storage for your phones during the shows, but it remains locked and secured so that access is not available. The notice reads: "No photos, video or audio recording devices allowed". So in 2018, when you go out to see Jack White perform on tour in support of his new album , Boarding House Reach , you're not going to have a cell phone either.

People White House to release 'legal framework' for immigration Monday
Author: 0 White House to release 'legal framework' for immigration Monday

The president's remarks amounted to a preview of that framework. Overall, while the White House would like to see a total of $30 billion allocated for border security but for the DACA phase, they say that $25 billion suffices. Another source on the call denied that the conversation grew heated but said people did pepper Miller with questions. At the end of the day, there is widespread support for allowing Dreamers to stay in the United States.

People Australia Day prompts celebration and protest across the ditch
Author: 0 Australia Day prompts celebration and protest across the ditch

Every year on January 26, celebrations take place all over Australia, but the Australia Day marches in Melbourne took the form of protests. A passenger aboard a ferry wears an Australian Aboriginal flag and national flag in his hat as the talks on his phone during celebrations for Australia Day, which marks the arrival of Britain's First Fleet in 1788, on Sydney Harbour in Australia, January 26, 2018.

People New England women's coach Phil Neville under fire for tweet
Author: 0 New England women's coach Phil Neville under fire for tweet

Later, FA chief executive Martin Glenn said the historical comments from Neville did not "meet the threshold for issuing a charge" after anti-discrimination group Kick It Out asked whether he would be charged. "The FA will find themselves with problems with any cases they have in hand now, or any future ones, if they don't apply the same standard as they have in this case".

People Kent Hehr resigns from Liberal cabinet amid sexual misconduct allegations
Author: 0 Kent Hehr resigns from Liberal cabinet amid sexual misconduct allegations

Hehr faced criticism late previous year for his conduct during a meeting with a thalidomide survivor group , in which it was also alleged he touched one of the women "in a way that was inappropriate and unwelcome". Nova Scotia PC Leader Jaimie Baillie was also dumped by his own party, following a third-party investigation into "allegations of inappropriate behaviour".

People Saina to clash with Sindhu
Author: 0 Saina to clash with Sindhu

Now, on Saturday Saina will face Thailand's Ratchanok Intanon in the semi-finals. In the semifinals of $350,000 Indonesia open, Sania Nehwal gave her bewildering performance against PV Sindhu . With the win, Saina took a 2-1 lead over Sindhu in their head-to-head record. Saina staged a brilliant comeback in the second game, to reduce the defecit to 5-9, but Sindhu went into the break with one point (11-10) lead.

People Trump willing to testify under oath in Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 Trump willing to testify under oath in Russian Federation probe

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks at a news conference at the U.S. Justice Department in Washington D.C., United States, on November 29, 2017. "There has been no collusion whatsoever, there has been no obstruction whatsoever". "I'm looking forward to it..." "The President has not even discussed that".

People Scotiabank Upgrades Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC) to Buy
Author: 0 Scotiabank Upgrades Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC) to Buy

DXC Technology Company (NYSE:DXC) has risen 126.68% since January 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.89% the S&P500. Finally, Ameriprise Financial Inc. The firm has "Sell" rating by Loop Capital given on Monday, November 27. As per Thursday, October 12, the company rating was maintained by JP Morgan.

People Japan, Other Nations Move Ahead Without US In Trade Partnership
Author: 0 Japan, Other Nations Move Ahead Without US In Trade Partnership

Australia, New Zealand, Canada and Japan are among the 11 Pacific nations that have signed up to the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which was thrown into disarray previous year when Mr Trump pulled the United States out. Kent Bacus, director of worldwide trade and market access for the National Cattlemen's Beef Assn., said , "Withdrawing from TPP was a missed opportunity for the United States to gain greater access to some of the world's most vibrant and growing markets".

People Pakistan expects to continue longstanding ties with both China, US: PM Abbasi
Author: 0 Pakistan expects to continue longstanding ties with both China, US: PM Abbasi

China's massive Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) seeks to build rail, maritime and road links from Asia to Europe and Africa in a revival of ancient Silk Road trading routes. Pakistan has a seat on the Board of Governors and AIIB has co-financed two projects worth US$ 400 million in Pakistan i.e. M-4 Shorkot- Khanewal Section (US$ 100 million) and Tarbella-V extension project (US$ 300 million).

People 'Riots' spread across French supermarkets over Nutella discount
Author: 0 'Riots' spread across French supermarkets over Nutella discount

Videos posted onto social media, as well as testimony from supermarket workers, showed long queues outside the doors followed by frantic scenes as shoppers stormed inside. A deep discount on Nutella caused ruckus in grocery stores across France on Thursday, according to reports. "I solved the problem by limiting the number of pots to three per person.

People Jimmy Wong Just Dragged Logan Paul Out For His BS PR Stunt Video
Author: 0 Jimmy Wong Just Dragged Logan Paul Out For His BS PR Stunt Video

Paul took a hiatus from posting, only returning this week with a heartfelt video. Suicide facts and figures pepper the screen in the new video as Kevin Hines explains why he jumped from the Golden Gate Bridge in a failed suicide attempt 17 years ago, when he was just 19.

People Afrin region urges Syrian state to defend border against Turkey
Author: 0 Afrin region urges Syrian state to defend border against Turkey

It must be noted that Turkey's air and ground operation has been targeting US -backed Kurdish YPG fighters, in Syria's Afrin region, for the past five days. "The Turkish Armed Forces, together with the Free Syrian Army, successfully continue military operations to liberate Syria's Afrin city", the source said, noting that the measures within Operation Olive Branch will cover not only Afrin.

People ME town leaders to meet with separatist official
Author: 0 ME town leaders to meet with separatist official

Last week, Maine's Bangor Daily Newspublished comments from Kawczynski, who said he is "pro-white without being anti-other groups in terms of their racial identity". He told the AP on Tuesday that he had no official role in the campaign, but was a proud supporter of the Republican president because of his pledge to "take care of the American people first".