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US House passes spending bill, though hopes are low for Senate approval

Democrats are refusing to support this fourth stopgap measure mostly to force a resolution for DREAMers, or young immigrants brought to the USA illegally when they were children. The situation has been further complicated by the White House role in the negotiations. Republicans would need at least a dozen Democratic votes to get the bill, H.R.


UAE Files Complaint with United Nations over Qatar Fighter Jets

UAE Files Complaint with United Nations over Qatar Fighter Jets

Qatar has denied the claims. The latest allegation of flight interceptions comes after a member of Qatar's royal family a claim disputed by the UAE government, which said he is free to move as he pleases.Qatari Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali Al Thani, the brother of Qatar's former ruler, said in a video on Twitter that he is "in a state of captivity" in Abu Dhabi.The UAE, along with Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, cut diplomatic and economic ties with Qatar previous year.



Most Americans think Trump's first year was unsuccessful: Marist poll

These measurements placed his Body Mass Index (BMI) at 29.9, putting him in the overweight category and just 0.1 units away from obese - a reading of 30 and above. We're going to continue to work on that, make that even healthier. Trump is known to consume copious amounts of fast food , candy, and soda, and doesn't maintain a regular exercise regimen.


Leganes vs Real Madrid

Leganes vs Real Madrid

Leganes advanced past Villarreal in the Round of 16. And while Los Blancos now head into the return leg on January 24 with an away-goal, Zidane admits he was less than impressed with his charges on the day. Leganes' relative success so far this term has been based on rigorous defensive work, and manager Garitano is obsessive when it comes to the defensive positioning of his players.


United States withholds $45M pledged for UNRWA food aid

United States withholds $45M pledged for UNRWA food aid

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said he did not know about the U.S. decision when asked about it at the UN Tuesday, but warned that " vital services " are provided to the Palestinian people through UNRWA, AP reported. Earlier this month, Palestine rebuked United States President Donald Trump's claims of not providing financial aid to the country in the future, if they did not resume their negotiations with Israel.