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Risk of United States govt shutdown eases with Trump's wall retreat

Risk of United States govt shutdown eases with Trump's wall retreat

Pelosi told Mulvaney that Democratic negotiators want the payments in the short-term spending resolution. The rate reduction -which independent budget experts say could cost the federal government $2.4 trillion over a decade - is larger than what House Republicans had proposed in their own plan.


Shutdown Less Likely With Nixed Border Wall Funding

Shutdown Less Likely With Nixed Border Wall Funding

That means Democrats and Republicans will have to agree on the bill's provisions by Friday, when funding for the government expires. Graham asked rhetorically. Thad Cochran, the chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, said in a statement. Even though Trump's fellow Republicans control both chambers of Congress, they only have 52 seats in the Senate.



Trump Pledges To Confront Anti-Semitism At Holocaust Remembrance Event

Holocaust denial, Trump said , is "a new form of anti-Semitism". The Trump White House failed to mention Jews at all in its statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day in January, and recently, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said incorrectly that Adolf Hitler didn't use chemical weapons during World War II, ignoring the fact that millions of Jews were killed in Hitler's gas chambers.


US military begins moving THAAD missile defense to S.Korea site

US military begins moving THAAD missile defense to S.Korea site

There were no serious provocations by North Korea Tuesday, but it's too early to conclude that the North won't carry out a fresh nuclear test. As Tuesday's military exercises with South Korea and Japan show, the United States is remaining in lock-step with its allies in the region.


Teen stabbed to death over computer at Queens internet cafe

Teen stabbed to death over computer at Queens internet cafe

Police say they learned that the man had been involved in a fight at the K & D Internet Cafe on Main Street in the borough's Flushing section. Yangpu Fan, of Flushing, was with a group of teens inside the K&D internet cafe at 38-19 Union St.


Kylie Jenner Slammed for Photoshopping Underwear Selfie

Kylie Jenner Slammed for Photoshopping Underwear Selfie

Kylie's latest drama comes just hours after she posted a very similar image to her Snapchat account, which showed her in the same ensemble but did not appear to have been edited by the 19-year-old. Fairy Godmother has nothing on this. "LOL. Look how distorted that curtain is". Kylie, who recently announced a new E! reality show all to herself, titled "The Life of Kylie" and which will make its premiere this summer, is now on a break from her on-again off-again boyfriend Tyga.