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Author: 0 Government shutdown review: the rundown on the shutdown in plain English

Democrats have voiced their desires for initiatives that provide protection of immigrants brought into the USA illegally as children, domestic spending increases and aid for Puerto Rico. Our government can make real lasting change that almost all Americans, regardless of party, support. DACA , established under former President Barack Obama, clearly is unconstitutional.

World DNC in Regards to Dutch Report on Hacking
Author: 0 DNC in Regards to Dutch Report on Hacking

However, before this incident happened, officials from Dutch intelligence agency "AIVD" had intercepted the hacking group and warned American officials about the threat, according to Reuters . Mueller's team has spent the past eight months interviewing members of Trump's campaign and White House staff, and has issued four indictments, with two guilty pleas.

World UN's special envoy for Syria to attend Sochi talks
Author: 0 UN's special envoy for Syria to attend Sochi talks

Russian Federation has in the meantime been sponsoring parallel peace talks alongside Iran and Turkey since early a year ago, and had invited some 1,600 people to a peace congres in the Black Sea resort of Sochi on January 29 and 30 to begin hammering out a constitution for post-war Syria .

World Trump's Immigration Plan Draws Criticism From Both Parties
Author: 0 Trump's Immigration Plan Draws Criticism From Both Parties

US President Donald Trump said on Friday he was willing to shift his stance on immigration to push through a deal that protects illegal immigrants brought to the country as children from deportation and offer them citizenship. And the outcry from both sides doesn't bode well for the prospect of Congress reaching a deal to address DACA before it expires March 5 - the arbitrary deadline Trump put on the program past year.

World Super blue moon to reveal evolution of moon's surface
Author: 0 Super blue moon to reveal evolution of moon's surface

There is much excitement over the total lunar eclipse occurring in conjunction with a supermoon-which is when the moon appears at its biggest and brightest as it's at the closest point to the Earth in its lunar orbit. When a moon is totally eclipsed it takes on a reddish glow while in the Earth's shadow. The last Blue Moon in the United States came in late July 2015.

World Decades-long mummy mystery linked to Boris Johnson
Author: 0 Decades-long mummy mystery linked to Boris Johnson

While there was no gravestone to identify her, and her coffin was unmarked, she was buried in front of the altar, which is a symbol of great importance, and was wearing good quality clothes. Five generations of von Pfeffels later, Marie Luise von Pfeffel married one Stanley Fred Williams. Born in Basel in 1719, she spent most of her life in the French city of Strasbourg.

World Commuter train derails near Milan
Author: 0 Commuter train derails near Milan

The train, operated by state-owned company Ferrovie Dello Stato, crashed in Pioltello, near Milan. It happened just before 07:00 (06:00 GMT). Television images showed injured survivors being evacuated, the more serious receiving first aid in a field close by.

World Cape Town heads for 'Day Zero' as water supplies dwindle
Author: 0 Cape Town heads for 'Day Zero' as water supplies dwindle

Cape Town, now on Level 6B water restrictions, is still not achieving its target of 500 megaliters per day. Journalists are calling it " Day Zero " and the date which was originally predicted to be April 22 has now been moved up to April 12.

World Watchdog asks for probe into Stormy Daniels fee
Author: 0 Watchdog asks for probe into Stormy Daniels fee

The often times cold appearing relationship between the president and Melania isn't new- however- the sudden cancelling of her trip with him to Switzerland follows weeks of reports of an alleged affair the president had with a porn star whose stage name is Stormy Daniels .

World Pakistan police arrests Zainab Ansari's murderer
Author: 0 Pakistan police arrests Zainab Ansari's murderer

The breakthrough came in what officials are calling a serial murder case and which has stirred outrage across the country. "We have arrested this horrific creature", Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif said at a press conference Tuesday.The alleged killer's first victim was found dead in Kasur two years ago.

World Turkey kills at least 260 Kurdish, Islamic State fighters in Syria offensive
Author: 0 Turkey kills at least 260 Kurdish, Islamic State fighters in Syria offensive

Media reports said they were fired from the Syrian Kurdish enclave of Afrin . Syria's plight actually got a bit worse this week, as Turkey invaded the border region known as Afrin. The U.S. policy is still to have Mr.al-Assad removed as Syria's leader. The Kurdish-led administration of north-eastern Syria appealed for a mass mobilisation in defence of Afrin.

World Storms Possible Overnight into Tuesday Morning
Author: 0 Storms Possible Overnight into Tuesday Morning

Today other than some clouds from time to time especially this morning we'll have mostly sunny skies and highs dependent on amount of snow pack. It could get windy as well, but on Tuesday , we'll be in the low 40s with lots of sunshine. You might also be interested in. . Tonight: Snow, mainly before 9 p.m. Areas of blowing snow before 3 a.m. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent.

World US shutdown: Govt services closed as working week begins
Author: 0 US shutdown: Govt services closed as working week begins

The hope is that if the Senate passes an immigration bill, Trump would not only support it but help sell it to the more conservative House of Representatives. Democrats have demanded negotiations over the restoration of protections for 690,000 unauthorized immigrants brought to the U.S.as children. "After several discussions, offers and counteroffers, the Republican leader and I have come to an arrangement".

World Investigating Karolyi Ranch, sentencing continues for disgraced doctor
Author: 0 Investigating Karolyi Ranch, sentencing continues for disgraced doctor

Paul Parilla, Jay Binder and Bitsy Kelley announced they were stepping down as testimony in Nassar's sentencing hearing in MI moved into its second week. He has already been sentenced to 60 years in prison after pleading guilty to federal child pornography charges. Almost 100 victim statements have been given by women who say Nassar was assaulting them while pretending to offer medical treatment.

World Palestinian killed in gun battle with Israeli army
Author: 0 Palestinian killed in gun battle with Israeli army

However, the Palestinian ministry of health later said it was his cousin Ahmad Ismail Jarrar, 31, who was shot dead. The Islamist group is also holding the body of Oron Shaul, who was killed during the 2014 war between Israel and Hamas. "We will reach anyone who tries to harm the citizens of Israel and we will bring them to justice", he said, while on a visit to India. "The Jenin cell is not the first and will not be the last, and the criminal security coordination will not prevent the ...

World Here's What We Didn't Learn From Donald Trump's MOCA Cognitive Assessment
Author: 0 Here's What We Didn't Learn From Donald Trump's MOCA Cognitive Assessment

Under persistent questioning, Nielsen said she didn't recall the specific language used by Trump. "I'm not going to get into what I said, but I will tell you, it was a tough meeting", Trump said. "The proposal brought by Senator Durbin and Senator Graham would go in the opposite of what we need, which is a skill-based system that treats people for who they are, not where they're from", Cotton said.

World Draft Nuclear Posture Review Seeks to Advance Low-Yield Nuclear Weapons Devt
Author: 0 Draft Nuclear Posture Review Seeks to Advance Low-Yield Nuclear Weapons Devt

Policymakers worry that regular, large-yield weapons are essentially too big to ever be detonated, as their use would likely result in large-scale retaliation from an adversary and wipe too much of humanity off the map. The draft document calls for the U.S.to raise its nuclear threshold and update dual-capable aircraft with the deployment of F-35A jets. "The pro-nuclear ideologues say that for a real deterrent, the United States must align itself with the enemy's arsenal, with the weapon, ...

World Koreas to march under single 'united' flag in Olympic Games
Author: 0 Koreas to march under single 'united' flag in Olympic Games

The involvement of the United States, South Korea's ally, has also created problems. But for South Korean President Moon Jae-in, the greater goal for this Olympics is to promote peace and eventually denuclearization with the isolated and repressive Kim Jong Un government.

World Israel PM set to arrive in Mumbai
Author: 0 Israel PM set to arrive in Mumbai

Moshe came to Mumbai on Wednesday, returning to the place where he was orphaned nine years ago. Israel's prime minister has visited a Jewish center in Mumbai and unveiled a memorial to 166 people who were killed by militants who rampaged through the Indian city in 2008.

World The US backpedals on new Kurdish force as Turkey prepares for war
Author: 0 The US backpedals on new Kurdish force as Turkey prepares for war

It has criticized the US for extending support and arming the Kurdish forces as part of the campaign that drove the Islamic State militant group from large parts of Syria. The Turkish prime minister, Binali Yildirim, meanwhile said "America's conflicting statements shows their confusion about the region". With rebel groups divided, he said, the S.D.F.is the last coherent force left to push for change.

World Siblings Held Captive in California House, Some Shackled To Beds, Parents Charged
Author: 0 Siblings Held Captive in California House, Some Shackled To Beds, Parents Charged

All of the victims were described as very dirty and emaciated, and several were shackled. The officers were shocked to discover that seven of the captives were actually adults, ranging in age from 18 to 29. "They didn't say a word", he said. The Turpins moved into the Perris home in 2010, public records show. David Turpin's parents, James and Betty Turpin of West Virginia, told ABC News that they were "surprised and shocked " at the allegations because their son and ...

World Police ID suspect in 4 SC officers' wounding
Author: 0 Police ID suspect in 4 SC officers' wounding

Immediately after that, they began looking for the suspect with multiple agencies helping. Deputies arrived and a K-9 team was called to track the suspect, according to WHNS . Randy Clinton who was chasing him with a police dog. WIS will continue to update this story. He was taken to CMC Main in Charlotte. McCall also is suspected of firing a rifle at a South Carolina Law Enforcement Division helicopter.

World White House pushes back over Trump's North Korea quote
Author: 0 White House pushes back over Trump's North Korea quote

The Moranbong band is an all-female music group performing pop, rock and fusion styles, whose members are reportedly selected by the leader Kim Jong-Un himself. "I have relationships with people". Fake News Is At It Again! They promote the Fake Book of a mentally deranged author, who knowingly writes false information.