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Trump tells GOP to 'give a little' to reach deal on immigration

Trump tells GOP to 'give a little' to reach deal on immigration

The legislators had forums on topics such as infrastructure, national security and the economy - but noticeably not on immigration, the major issue that bedevils them. "Her "crumbs" comment is something I think we can use pretty effectively", Stivers said. In exchange, they want billions of dollars for a border wall and dramatic cuts to legal immigration.


Syria is making new chemical weapons despite 2013 deal

Syria is making new chemical weapons despite 2013 deal

We do not have evidence of it. "What I am saying is that other groups on the ground - NGOs, fighters on the ground - have said that sarin has been used, so we are looking for evidence". Washington said this week that it could consider military action against the Syrian government if it continued to use chemical weapons. They emphasized that the United States was seeking a new way to hold users of chemical weapons accountable and wanted cooperation from Russia, Assad's patron, in pressuring ...


Libya shipwreck: FO list identifies bodies of 16 Pakistanis

Libya shipwreck: FO list identifies bodies of 16 Pakistanis

The count listed that eight bodies belonged to Gujrat and four to Mandi Bahauddin while two individuals each were from Rawalpindi and Sargodha. Faisal stated that bodies of remaining six passengers of the nationality are yet to be recovered, adding that the Pakistani Embassy is working around the clock.


Bronx middle school allegedly teacher steps on black students during slavery lesson

Bronx middle school allegedly teacher steps on black students during slavery lesson

The boy said Cummings picked three black students to lay on the floor in from the class. She stepped on their backs so they can know what slavery "feels" like. Kids said the lesson was followed by a video showing enslaved Blacks being beaten, tortured and thrown overboard. In a statement, the school district said, "While the investigation has not been completed, these are deeply disturbing allegations, and the alleged behavior has no place in our schools or in society".


Trump Asked Rod Rosenstein If He Was 'On My Team'

Trump Asked Rod Rosenstein If He Was 'On My Team'

He then appointed special counsel Robert Mueller to lead DOJ's Russian Federation probe, much to Trump's frustration. He praised Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as well as the department's No. "Nobody has asked me to take a loyalty pledge, other than the oath of office", Rosenstein said. In the latest move, he has signed off on the release of the memo, despite pleas from DOJ officials.