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by | December 20, 2018 | 18:57

Though Trump last week openly dared Congress to plunge into a shutdown - as he sought $5 billion in border wall funding - all sides appear to be working to avoid that now. It passed a bill to fund the Department of Defense and passed a short-term CR and said, 'You know what? Brian Kolfage, the Iraq War veteran behind the fundraiser, said raising the money was achievable if everyone who voted for Mr Trump pledged $80.

by | December 20, 2018 | 17:32

As the end of Trump's second year in office comes to a close, his administration has not built the wall or secured funds for it - and a budget proposal passed Wednesday by the Senate did not fulfill Trump's call to provide funds for it. "We have other ways that we can get to that $5 billion (for a border wall)", Sanders said Tuesday morning during an interview with Fox News . The President also took to Twitter to seemingly clear up how the wall will look, claiming it would not be made ...

by | December 20, 2018 | 14:44

There is not a single country where women are paid as much as men. The WEF ranked the United Kingdom 50th out of 149 countries for gender pay, with women collecting 70 per cent of that paid to men. According to the report, four Muslim countries - Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, and Pakistan - are the four worst-performers in the world where the number of women holding managerial positions is the lowest.

by | December 20, 2018 | 12:29

The Fed meets Wednesday and is widely expected to raise rates again. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 208 points, or 0.9 percent, to 23,893. The Stoxx 600 lost 0.6% before 9 a.m. Bent Crude was down 2.3 percent to $58 and change. Traditionally, stocks climb into the year-end in what is known colloquially as the "Santa rally" - a phenomenon in which stocks rise in December as investors are filled with festive cheer and optimism.

by | December 20, 2018 | 09:40

President Xi Jinping Tuesday underlined China's commitment to opening up wider to the world and promoting joint efforts to build a community with a shared future for humanity. Other celebrations of reform and opening up have been criticized by scholars for downplaying the role of Deng, widely considered the architect of the changes, in order to elevate Xi.

by | December 20, 2018 | 09:12

While some were diverted to other London airports, others have reported being sent as far away as Paris, Bordeaux and Amsterdam. An increase in near collisions by unmanned aircraft and commercial jets has fueled safety concerns in the aviation industry in recent years.

by | December 19, 2018 | 17:13

Microsoft's Bing was able to see the names of nearly all Facebook user friends without consent; Netflix and Spotify were able to read private messages; Yahoo could view Facebook friend post streams, and Amazon was able to obtain usernames and contact information through friend connections.

by | December 19, 2018 | 17:05

A spokesperson with Global Affairs said it was "aware of a Canadian citizen" who has been detained, but did not provide further details, citing the Privacy Act. Canadian officials did not connect the most recent arrest to the recent diplomatic turbulence between the countries. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has acknowledged he knew in advance about the arrest of Ms.

by | December 19, 2018 | 15:20

It's just wide enough to fit a single vehicle, which makes its way down to the tunnel through an elevator. Musk says it takes roughly a year to dig and construct a mile of tunnel in a city like LA. Serial entrepreneur Musk has risen to prominence with a series of ambitious ventures, especially Tesla, which has boosted production of its Model 3 electric auto and has continued to enjoy strong demand for the vehicle.

by | December 19, 2018 | 12:15

A manager at the McDonald's on Port St. Lucie Boulevard told police he was working the drive-thru just before 2 a.m. when a customer drove up in a gray Pontiac. The man was allegedly found with about 11 grams of marijuana in the auto. Police were alerted regarding Gallagher's attempt at bartering weed for food.

by | December 18, 2018 | 22:29

In the video titled " Package Thief vs. Glitter Bomb Trap ", Rober said he developed the glitter bomb trap after police refused to help him investigate missing parcel incidents. The four smartphone camera setup inside the camera trap.Rober testing the 360-degree view captured by the four cameras. And as if that was not enough, there was also a fart spray hidden in the package that triggered itself automatically five times.

by | December 18, 2018 | 18:43

In an earlier tweet in July, Trump said, "the United States should not be penalized because we are doing so well". I think at this point we are simply trying to square up all of our trades between now and the Jerome Powell statement after the Federal Reserve interest rate announcement.

by | December 18, 2018 | 09:17

Investigators also found that CBS management was aware of allegations against Moonves for years. Andrew Levander, an attorney for Moonves, said his client "vehemently denies any non-consensual sexual relations and cooperated extensively and fully with investigators".

by | December 17, 2018 | 22:55

Officials with MNsure, the state of Minnesota's health insurance exchange, issued a statement Saturday that the court ruling "will not affect MNsure's open enrollment period, (Minnesotans') current coverage or their coverage in 2019".

by | December 17, 2018 | 22:47

He'd been ordering all the things he likes to eat, including strawberries, ice cream, watermelons, raisins and broccoli. He also purchased a light bulb and a kite. One particularly famous parrot named Alex demonstrated remarkable math and language skills , so it's not too surprising Rocco could figure out how to get along with Alexa.

by | December 17, 2018 | 20:10

Family Farms, a farm in California , could be contaminated with E. coli bacteria. In a press release from Adam Bros Farming, Inc., the company said it was voluntarily recalling red leaf lettuce, green leaf lettuce and cauliflower, harvested from November 27 through November 30.

by | December 17, 2018 | 18:40

The new leased campus, which is over 1.7 million square-foot, will be the primary location for Google's global business organization, the company said in a blog post. Google is keen to point out that it isn't just jobs it brings to NY, but lots of investment, too. Google's NY investment also follows other new offices and data centers opened this year outside of its California headquarters in locations including Detroit, Boulder, Tennessee and Alabama.

by | December 17, 2018 | 16:26

After issuing a warning last month in regard to a multistate outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 linked to romaine lettuce, and then narrowing that advisory to romaine grown in the Central Coast region of California, the Food and Drug Administration has now traced the foodborne illness' origin to a specific farm.

by | December 17, 2018 | 13:53

China will now suspend 25 percent tariffs on 144 USA vehicle and auto part items and 5 percent tariffs on 67 auto items between January 1 and March 31, the Chinese finance ministry said. "We hope that both sides will, in accordance with the consensus reached by the two heads of state, on the premise of mutual respect, mutual equality, faithfulness, words and actions, and intensify consultations in the direction of cancelling all of the extra tariff increases", the State Council's statement said.

by | December 16, 2018 | 08:26

Renault's latest findings stand in stark contrast to the unfolding events at Nissan. "Nissan remains steadfast in its commitment to the Alliance and will continue to support its partners in the best interests of shareholders, customers and employees".