The team of US Special Operations Forces was advising local Somali troops during the raid on the militant camp in the Middle Shabelle region of Somalia, the official added. In a separate development, USA forces conducted an airstrike against al-Shabab on Thursday. No civilians were killed in the strike, AFRICOM said in a statement .
Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-California ) told CNN that " shutting down the government is a very serious thing ". "Are they now so desperate they'll shut down the government instead?" The bill would allow a bipartisan program called the Children's Health Insurance Program to continue for six years and delay certain health-related taxes, but "ignores the increasingly bitter immigration debate and Democratic attempts to address the plight of undocumented immigrants who arrived in the U.S.as ...
Asked about the president's slurring of words during a recent speech, Jackson said there is no medical evidence of impaired vocal performance, and said it was probably just a dry throat. "I can not agree to a deal that does not give the tools and resources to the men and women of Homeland Security to do the job you have asked them to do", Nielsen told Durbin at a different point in their ten minute back and forth.
Speculation from Yonhap prior to Wednesday's talks was that discussions would center around North and South athletes marching together in the Opening Ceremony, travel expenses and a joint female ice hockey team. That would in turn pave the way for the nuclear issue to be addressed and open the way to dialogue between the North and the USA, he said according to Yonhap news agency in Seoul.
As for forming a unified women's ice hockey team, which the government may have thought was sufficiently leftfield to upset nobody, a poll by Korea Research earlier this month showed that 72.2 percent of respondents were against if it could hamper South Korean players.
Our troops responding appropriately", a BSF talking head said. "An alert was already sounded along the border while schools in this area have also been closed as a preventive measure", they said. "Pakistan violated the ceasefire in RS Pura and Arnia sectors of Jammu , Ramgarh and Ghagwal in Samba district and Rajbagh in Kathua". According to the official, the soldier was killed in the last night in an unprovoked fire from across the global Border in R S Pura Jammu .
In a series of tweets Monday morning, the president quoted himself from remarks he made over the weekend, regarding the Democrats and their lack of desire to reach a deal on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Among other things, Trump wants money for a southern border wall. On Friday he made the jaw-droppingly idiotic assertion that President Trump's use of the expression " chain migration " in the meeting the day before was somehow "painful" and offensive to black ...
The president said he was misquoted, which recordings appear to corroborate. Which was nothing more than a disgusting Trump bowl movement his base thought smelled like roses. "Senator Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented what was said at the DACA meeting". Democratic Sen. Cory Booker said Trump's alleged " shithole " remarks helped embolden racists in America, noting that he had cried "tears of rage" when Durbin relayed the comments to him.
In their turn, Democrats, who wanted to reach a deal on the Obama-era DACA ( Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ) program in order to protect so-called "dreamers", migrants, who have been brought to the USA as children. Republicans would need at least a dozen Democratic votes to get the bill, HR 195, through the Senate after at least three of the 51 Republicans in the chamber said they would vote against it.
And though LeBron James had a relatively quiet game, he did help deliver what could be the pass of the year in the first quarter, leading to an easy basket for Dwyane Wade . But Gordon committed a jump-ball violation with the move and Cleveland then only had to inbound the ball to come away with a win that shouldn't have been so hard.
The same goes for the percentage who now believe they will receive a tax cut . And politicians and others on both sides of the aisle had sharp rebukes for the vulgar remark Trump reportedly used last week in an Oval Office meeting disparaging other countries.
If the short-term spending legislation does advance in the Senate, it will fund the government through February 16. At the peak of the 2013 government shutdown, about 850,000 employees were furloughed per day, according to the Office of Management and Budget.
In the fourth round of addition to the list, Union Ministry named Rae Bareilly, Moradabad, Saharanpur, Biharsharif, Silvasa, Erode, Daman & Diu, Itanagar and Kavaratti and extended the list to 99. These nine cities have approximately 409 projects. The funding sources for these projects are proposed to be with SCM - with contribution from State and Centre 61.25 per cent, convergence 24.19 per cent, Public Private Partnership (PPP) 12.90 per cent, own sources 1.57 per cent, and other sources ...
Q: How much would the average person notice this shutdown if it occurs? Some federal contractor employees are potentially affected. " Social Security retirees will continue to get their checks, but no one will be able to apply for retirement until the shutdown is over".
He is relishing his role as apostate-in-chief bent on demolishing the pieties held dear by the WEF, which is drawing some 70 other leaders along with thousands of delegates drawn from the worlds of industry, finance and show business, plus protestors opposed to the U.S.
To their bitter disappointment, the White House physician today told skeptical reporters that President Trump's overall health "is excellent" and that he did "exceedingly well" on his cognitive screening. President Trump got the last laugh with the media once again after notching a flawless score on the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MOCA), a cognitive test that screens for memory loss or early dementia.
Past presidents are not known to have been tested for mental acuity while in office - including Ronald Reagan, who five years after leaving the White House in 1989 was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, an incurable, degenerative brain condition.
Mr Trump was said to have told them that instead of granting temporary residency to citizens of countries hit by natural disasters, war or epidemics, the United States should be taking in migrants from countries like Norway. Ronny Jackson said at the daily White House press briefing. I've never known him to repeat himself around me... Jackson , who opened the news conference by mentioning that the president had consented to the release of medical information, told reporters that ...
Miles Bridges led five Michigan State players in double figures with 22 points. The IU women's basketball team huddles with Coach Teri Moren before facing Southern University. The Spartans team that returned to the floor on Friday night had a new look, and not just because of its new black uniforms. IN will need to have the same defensive performance that they have had in the last 3 games.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will need 60 votes to pass the CR, requiring Democratic support . Complicating the effort was a demand by Democrats to attach an immigration measure to the funding bill to protect a large group of young, undocumented immigrants, known as " Dreamers ".
Six other deaths were reported across central and northern Germany , where transport networks have been crippled by the weather. In the Netherlands , which had borne the brunt of the severe winter storms earlier Thursday, two people were crushed by falling trees as bitter winds barrelled off the North Sea to hit the low-lying country with full force.
You lied to me and manipulated me to think that when you treated me, you were closing your eyes because you had been working hard when you were really touching me, an innocent child, to pleasure yourself. The list includes his onetime family babysitter and athletes in several women's sports programs at Michigan State University, where Nassar worked.
BLUE ALERT! Police sent out a warning to people today saying, "Blue Alert see local broadcast media". From evidence found in Villalobos' vehicle from the morning incident, it is likely the suspect was struck by a bullet and probably needed medical assistance, police said.
The North did not reveal the reason. The art troupe, named Samjiyon, would include orchestra members, singers and dancers, according to South Korean negotiators who attended Monday's talks. Having recently declared itself a nuclear state in the face of intense economic sanctions and US military pressure, North Korea said it succeeded only because its defense industry was self-built and armed with "an anti-imperialist class consciousness".
In an exclusive interview with The Post, Barber apologized for the videos on Wednesday, saying she felt "horrible" in the aftermath. The mother of a woman who created viral videos in which she declared her hate for "n*ggers" said this week that her daughter's school was right to expel her, NJ.com reports.