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Trump defends self after comments: 'I am not a racist'

Trump defends self after comments: 'I am not a racist'

A confidant of Trump's told The Associated Press that the president spent Thursday evening calling friends and outside advisers to judge their reaction to his remarks. On Sunday, they backtracked and challenged other senators' descriptions of the remarks. Trump's s***hole remarks gross misrepresentation, says David Perdue.


Suspect Wanted Over Crossbow Murder Was Neighbour Of Dead Man, Say Police

Suspect Wanted Over Crossbow Murder Was Neighbour Of Dead Man, Say Police

The killing of Mr Gilmer, 30, shocked the village of Southburn, near Driffield, East Yorks. Asked if a crossbow was used in the attack, she said one was found at the scene and would be forensically analysed. "The investigation to find the person responsible is ongoing". Mr Lawrence is 5ft 10in (1.7m) tall, balding, with close cropped dark hair and of large build.


Trump blasts Dems as DREAMer debate heats up

Trump blasts Dems as DREAMer debate heats up

In a Sunday morning burst of Twitter postings , Trump blamed Democrats for a breakdown in bipartisan talks to preserve the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. He implied that other countries get to decide who can enter the lottery, which is in fact administered by the U.S. State Department. "I'm telling you, he did not use that word", he said on ABC's "This Week" program.


Iran's Revolutionary Guard claims to have ended anti-government protests

Iran's Revolutionary Guard claims to have ended anti-government protests

The Iranian government says it has lifted all restrictions on the use of the Internet, including the Telegram message app. But authorities blocked the entire service after it refused to take down other allegedly anti-government channels. It restored access to the picture-sharing site Instagram last week. But officials said hundreds of companies using the app for their marketing and sales had been hard-hit by the social media restrictions, and President Hassan Rouhani was quoted as saying ...


Team Europe retain EurAsia Cup title

Team Europe retain EurAsia Cup title

But Europe won seven of the first eight singles games on Sunday to take a commanding lead, while Asia did respond with three wins and the final match finished all-square. "There was a determination, and a will, and a wanting to win this", Europe captain Thomas Bjorn said. In today's final round, Team Asia managed to add three-and-a-half points for a three-day total of 10 points.


Chris Johnson's Forecast | Tracking a light snow maker and arctic air

Chris Johnson's Forecast | Tracking a light snow maker and arctic air

MONDAY: Increasing clouds with snow showers developing, mainly late in the day. Skies will mostly clear tonight and temperatures will fall into the upper teens in many areas. Cold air and high pressure remain in place this morning with slightly warmer afternoon temperatures compared to yesterday highs on Sunday than compared to Saturday .