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House of Representatives passes stopgap spending bill

House of Representatives passes stopgap spending bill

Overseas, visa and passport services could be closed. It points out the most recent global comparison by the United Nations put Mexico far from being one of the most risky countries, and the department says Mexico's murder rate is not even the highest in Latin America.


Schumer says very short-term funding would be OK

Schumer says very short-term funding would be OK

But a mix of Democratic and Republican senators who oppose the House bill for varying reasons left the measure in a precarious spot. The Republican-dominated House voted 230-197 to pass the short-term spending legislation and send it to the Senate.


Trump says Russian Federation is helping North Korea avoid sanctions

Trump says Russian Federation is helping North Korea avoid sanctions

Expectation of success was created Wednesday when host nation South Korea announced the agreement of an Olympic cooperation package with North Korean officials in bilateral talks on their shared border. In December, the U.N. Security Council imposed new sanctions to limit North Korean access to oil. Mr Trump claimed: "Russia is not helping us at all with North Korea ".


Netanyahu, Moshe Holtzberg Visit Mumbai Chabad House

Netanyahu, Moshe Holtzberg Visit Mumbai Chabad House

Holding onto both Moshe and Samuel, flanked on his left and right side respectively, Netanyahu posed for photographs. As the prime minister left, Rabbi Israel Kozlovsky, who is the current director of the Chabad House, walked back up to the now near-empty hall holding his toddler, Gavi, named for Holtzberg and almost the same age Moshe was when he was forced from the home.


Almost 1.8 mln people take part in Epiphany icy plunges in Russian Federation

Almost 1.8 mln people take part in Epiphany icy plunges in Russian Federation

Following a Russian Orthodox Christian tradition, President Vladimir Putin took a dip in freezing water at a monastery on the Feast of the Epiphany on Thursday night. Peskov said that this year, temperature was not as extreme as it gets during this time of year in the area. Authorities set up bathing sites for believers all over Russian Federation, including some areas in Siberia where temperatures dipped below minus 30C.


Paul Ryan says Trump supports stopgap funding bill

Paul Ryan says Trump supports stopgap funding bill

The thing is that we're not sure that that could even pass the House. "What point would it be to bring a bill through here that we won't have signed into law by the president?" In a speech on the Senate floor following the vote, McConnell claimed the Democrats' refusal to pass any spending bill that does not address the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival program is just grandstanding, since Dreamers have about six weeks before they lose their protection from deportation.