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Asia Minute: New Zealand's Prime Minister Expecting in June

Asia Minute: New Zealand's Prime Minister Expecting in June

Jacinda Ardern , who became New Zealand's Prime Minister in October, attracted worldwide attention when she denounced television interviewers who had asked whether she planned to have children if elected. Ardern's rise to power has generated intense interest in her personal life and drew comparisons with other youthful leaders such as France's Emmanuel Macron and Canada's Justin Trudeau.


Trump Admin Seeks Decision on DACA from Supreme Court

Trump Admin Seeks Decision on DACA from Supreme Court

Protesters calling for an immigration bill addressing the so-called Dreamers , young adults who were brought to the United States as children, carry a sign supporting DACA in the office of Senator Chuck Grassley on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 16, 2018.



US Senate to Resume Debate on Spending Measure to Avert Shutdown

Trump's tweet came ahead of on a stopgap spending measure. Democrats say the problem lies, in a big way, with the president's flip flopping on key issues. The House voted not to adjourn Friday, as GOP leaders told their members to "remain flexible" amid the threat of a government shutdown . House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) and Rep.


Mike Locksley named Alabama offensive coordinator

Mike Locksley named Alabama offensive coordinator

If Alabama's offense hums like expected next season, Locksley, a tremendous recruiter, may find himself holding multiple Group of 5 head coaching offers next winter. The quarterback battle between returning starter Jalen Hurts and National Championship Offensive MVP Tua Tagovailoa is expected to be a big topic of conversation in the Spring and Fall.


Google, China's biggest tech firm sign patent-sharing deal

Google, China's biggest tech firm sign patent-sharing deal

Google did not disclose the scope of the new patent deal and Tencent did not immediately respond to questions about which products the patent agreement will cover. Over the past year Google has increased its presence in China, launching an AI lab in Beijing and introducing a new version of its translation app.