• Sen. Joe Manchin: Trump's attempt to fire Mueller was
Sen. Joe Manchin: Trump's attempt to fire Mueller was "New York talk"

The way he sees it, this was just Trump being a New Yorker. "I don't think there's a need for legislation right now to protect Mueller", he said In an interview with NBC's Chuck Todd on Meet the Press . Senate Republicans moved quickly last August amid speculation that Trump might fire Mueller for investigating beyond his perceived mandate. ...

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  • Saudi Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Released From Hotel Detention
Saudi Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Released From Hotel Detention

Authorities said those who don't settle will face trial. Saudi authorities claim it will help finance a 50 billion royal ($13.3 billion) package to help citizens cope with the rising cost of living, although there still appears to be little transparency in upper echelons of government.

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  • How to Stream the 2018 State of the Union Address Online
How to Stream the 2018 State of the Union Address Online

The speech will make him the public face of his party and the main voice countering the president's politics. Trump's congressional address will air on Tuesday, Jan. The minority party's response is typically delivered on national television immediately following the president's speech. During a marathon committee markup on the GOP's Obamacare repe...

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  • Mary's Church marks and remembers Holocaust Memorial Day
Mary's Church marks and remembers Holocaust Memorial Day

The Guardian also reported that U.S. porn actress Stormy Daniels will appear on talk show Jimmy Kimmel Live on Tuesday (Jan 30), the night of Mr Trump's state of the union address to Congress. "[The sex] was textbook generic", the publication reports Stormy saying of the affair, which took place less than four months after Trump's wife Melania...

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  • MSU student protest Friday at 6 PM
MSU student protest Friday at 6 PM

Hollis has been athletic director since he took over for Ron Mason on January 1, 2008. Bill Beekman became acting president of Michigan State University on January 26, 2018 , after its Board of Trustees accepted Lou Anna Simon's resignation.

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  • Myanmar building, but no sign of Rohingya returning
Myanmar building, but no sign of Rohingya returning

Richardson said he got into an argument with Suu Kyi on Monday about the arrest of two Reuters journalists who were reporting on the crisis in Myanmar . Only refugees with identity documents, which most Rohingya lack, will be allowed back into Burma. Myanmar says it will take 1,500 refugees each week, a drop in the ocean of the near 800,00...

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  • Hyd Man mowed down while attempting reckless selfie
Hyd Man mowed down while attempting reckless selfie

The train hit him at a high speed tossing him on to the gravel, while the video was still on. Warning: The clip below shows the man getting hit by the train. A voice in the background told Shiva he was standing perilously close to the train tracks, to which Shiva paid no heed. Shiva replies in his native language, before continuing to shoot...

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  • Going solar could cost even more thanks to new tariff
Going solar could cost even more thanks to new tariff

The three-year tariff adds 20 percent to the first 1.2 million units, 50 percent to any in excess of that number, and 50 percent on covered parts. The solar panel tariff was sharply criticized by many environmentalists as an attempt to stifle the quickly growing solar energy market.

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  • Officer fatally shot in Colorado; manhunt underway for 2 suspects
Officer fatally shot in Colorado; manhunt underway for 2 suspects

Shortly before 10:30 p.m., a law-enforcement procession for the slain deputy formed outside Denver Health Medical Center. Police said Gumm was shot Wednesday sometime after 7 p.m. Authorities say the suspects should be considered armed and unsafe. This is the second officer-involved shooting in Colorado within a month. "We stand strong with o...

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  • Kentucky college capturing: 2 lifeless, 20 injured, 15yo suspect in custody
Kentucky college capturing: 2 lifeless, 20 injured, 15yo suspect in custody

Michael Webb said . Holt died at the scene, while Cope passed away at Vanderbilt hospital. The shooting comes just a day after a shooting at Italy High School in Texas left a student injured. Both the suspect and the victim were students, according to officials. Darlene Lynn of Marshall County Emergency Management tells WDRB-TV that some of ...

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  • Magnitude 7.9 natural disaster hits in Gulf of Alaska, tsunami warnings issued
Magnitude 7.9 natural disaster hits in Gulf of Alaska, tsunami warnings issued

Initially, the quake prompted a tsunami warning for a large section of Alaska's coast and parts of Canada. The US National Weather Service (NWS) said tsunami waves of less than 300mm have been confirmed. The natural disaster was initially reported as magnitude 8.2, but the USGS has now pegged it at 7.9. Emergency managers often worry about dese...

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  • A Raging Fight Exists over Syria Policy within the Administration
A Raging Fight Exists over Syria Policy within the Administration

Speaking to reporters following a cabinet meeting, Bozdag also said nobody had the right to impose limits on its operation against a US -backed Kurdish militia in Syria's Afrin region. Access to Afrin is restricted, making it hard to independently verify developments. Adrian Rankine-Galloway told CNN on Monday that senior USA defense official...

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  • Highway 101 expected to reopen by Monday morning
Highway 101 expected to reopen by Monday morning

The agency said on Saturday the highway would be open to drivers on Monday, but it appears officials were able to get it safely cleared even sooner. The remains of one of three people still missing from the Montecito flooding and mud flow were recovered Saturday, according to the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department .

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  • Armenia PM to participate in World Economic Forum in Davos
Armenia PM to participate in World Economic Forum in Davos

President Serzh Sargsyan has once participated in the Davos forum. He will also meet Swiss President Alain Berset. Replying to a query on big decisions like GST and demonetisation, the prime minister said these are not the only achievements of his government and there has been significant work in different areas.

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  • China rebukes U.S. military for alleged close encounter in South China Sea
China rebukes U.S. military for alleged close encounter in South China Sea

The Chinese defense ministry pushed back on suggestions that the nation is using their presence in the South China Sea to become a military and economic competitor of the United States. Beijing asserts sovereignty over nearly all of the resource-rich South China Sea despite rival claims from Southeast Asian neighbours and has rapidly built reefs in...

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  • Pakistan brings up Kulbhushan Jadhav in UN Safety Council debate
Pakistan brings up Kulbhushan Jadhav in UN Safety Council debate

They are mindsets that are reluctant to join hands in moving the region forward to build a shared future for our people and our youth. The UN Security Council should step up pressure on Pakistan to "change its behavior", U.S. Sullivan said there had already been joint US-Afghan progress against Islamic State terrorists in the eastern part of th...

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  • Ripple, Bitcoin and Ethereum - Cryptocurrencies Edged High on Thursday
Ripple, Bitcoin and Ethereum - Cryptocurrencies Edged High on Thursday

Prices of bitcoin and other digital currencies skidded after South Korea's top financial policymaker said Tuesday that a crackdown on trading of cryptocurrencies was still possible. On Wednesday, bitcoin fell as low as US$9,222 on Bitstamp, its lowest price since December 1, as CBOE and CME bitcoin futures tumbled to contract lows.

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  • Interior bids good riddance to advisory board; members say Zinke ignored them
Interior bids good riddance to advisory board; members say Zinke ignored them

The Coalition to Protect America's National Parks, a nonprofit group composed of current and former National Park Service employees, said it could understand the board members' deep frustration at the prolonged deactivation of the board under Trump and the lack of response from Zinke to numerous requests to meet with him.

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  • ICE Planning Potential Immigration Sweep, Prepare To Arrest 1500 People
ICE Planning Potential Immigration Sweep, Prepare To Arrest 1500 People

Gualtieri said the inmate then becomes a federal detainee — similar to when local jails hold people for the Drug Enforcement Administration, FBI or U.S. "When they're there, they're going to ask everybody else for their documents - the so-called collateral arrests", he said. Detractors say that such policies are a violation of federal law and und...

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  • England cricketer Ben Stokes charged with affray over nightclub fight
England cricketer Ben Stokes charged with affray over nightclub fight

Stokes was suspended from global duty by the European Central Bank following his involvement in an incident outside a nightclub in September that reportedly left a man with a fractured eye socket. "I can't wait to get back out on a pitch with the three Lions on my chest", his tweet read. But the European Central Bank has cleared him to play in ...

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  • Selfie held vital clue in murder case
Selfie held vital clue in murder case

Antoine was originally charged with second degree murder in what has become known as the Facebook selfie murder case, which could result in a 25 year sentence. She said she could not remember what sparked the argument she had with Gargol and mourned the loss of her friend. When questioned by police, Antoine initially told officers that she and ...

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  • AG announces expansion of Human Trafficking Investigations Unit
AG announces expansion of Human Trafficking Investigations Unit

As the nation marks Human Trafficking Awareness Month, Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill recently announced the expansion of the Office of the Indiana Attorney General Investigations Division's Human Trafficking Investigations Unit (HTIU).

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  • McCain rips Trump for attacks on press
McCain rips Trump for attacks on press

The president initially tweeted that they would be on Monday, January 8, but later postponed them to Wednesday, January 17. "Covered in real fake gold and made in "Gina" the mock Trump announced while holding the award. He said the Arizona senatorial delegation's criticisms of Trump should be heeded, noting that both Republicans John McCain a...

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  • Fireball Cuts Through the Sky Over Michigan as Meteor Falls
Fireball Cuts Through the Sky Over Michigan as Meteor Falls

The American Meteor Society took numerous reports of sightings and derived a path of the meteor. Bill Cooke, Lead of the NASA's Meteoroid Environment Office at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama, told the Washington Post that the event was definitely a MI meteor.

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  • Some Lawmakers Aren't Happy With Steve Bannon's Testimony
Some Lawmakers Aren't Happy With Steve Bannon's Testimony

Steve Bannon's attorney relayed questions, in real time, to the White House during a House Intelligence Committee interview of the former Trump chief strategist. Steve Bannon has refused to answer questions on his time as a Trump advisor after his lawyer phoned the White House during a House Intelligence Committee hearing.

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