Paul says he plans to filibuster spy legislation

Section 702 permits the collection of information on Americans if they are communicating with foreign individuals who are under surveillance. Allows for the restarting of "about" collection, an invasive type of surveillance that the NSA ended a year ago after being criticized by the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court for privacy violations.

Trump denies saying he probably had good relationship with Kim

In the audio, President Trump says the following: "As you know, I have a great relationship with Prime Minister Abe of Japan". The quote in question has to do with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un . "But I just don't...", Trump responds. "I think you people are surprised". After the woman answered that her parents are Korean, Trump reportedly suggested to another advisor in the room that the "pretty Korean lady" should be negotiating with North Korea .

Who Is Stormy Daniels & What Does She Have To Do With Trump?

Trump's longtime attorney Michael Cohen did not address his role in negotiating the supposed payment but said Trump denies any such relationship with Clifford. The next day she spoke to Clifford and asked how her night went, which she relayed to the Daily Beast: "She tells me, 'All I'm going to say is: I ended up with Donald in his hotel room".

Israeli Army Conducts Airstrike Targeting Southern Gaza Strip

Amir Abu Musaid, 16, was shot near Gaza's border fence, reportedly during a protest at the recent USA recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. "(We) now hold a method, an organized system to destroy terror tunnels dug into Israel", he said in an early morning briefing to reporters.

Magnitude-7.1 natural disaster strikes off coast of Peru, killing one

Peru's Chief of Civil Defense Jorge Chavez said Sunday that the quake killed one person, destroyed 63 homes and displacing about 130 people. A powerful natural disaster struck off Peru's coast early Sunday, tumbling adobe homes in small, rural towns, killing at least one person and leaving dozens injured, officials said.

General Motors Reveals Self-Driving Car Without Steering Wheel

General Motors says it is ready to mass-produce a self-driving auto that has no steering wheel, pedals or any other manual controls . Under the standards now in place, Hemmersbaugh said , "we can't achieve them without a human driver or without a steering wheel".

North Korea steps up tunnelling at nuclear test site: Monitor

Trump and Kim have traded bellicose rhetoric and crude insults over the a year ago, as North Korea has accelerated weapons tests and appears on the cusp of having a nuclear-tipped missile that could strike the US mainland. Trump said the stop-and-go nature to his strategy with North Korea is intentional and part of a broader goal. But the rosy description of his relationship with the North Korean leader was another jarring reversal in tone from a president who has spoken admiringly of Mr.

Aussie flu is now more SEVERE than swine flu - shock expert warning

Ron Roberts was the first supervisor to broach the subject of declaring an emergency, as the county did September 1 during the region's ongoing hepatitis A outbreak. Experts said even a less effective flu shot can help lessen symptoms. Like that deadly 2014-2015 flu season, which caused about 20,000 deaths in the US, this year's predominate strain of flu is H3N2.

Israeli forces close Huwwara checkpoint in Nablus

The attack took place on Israel's Route 60 near the Jewish outpost of Havat Gilad on Tuesday evening. "Look no further to why there is no peace". On Tuesday, the Israeli Ministry of Defence said the Palestinian Authority had paid out 1.2 billion shekels ($350 million) past year in such payments.

Trump blasts court system as 'broken,' 'unfair' after DACA ruling

During this six-month period, the Trump administration called on Congress to pass permanent legislation. Congress has until March 5 to salvage the Obama-era program and protect an estimated 800,000 undocumented immigrants who grew up in the USA from deportation.

Winter Storm Watch In Effect For Friday

Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a steady temperature around 24. South wind around 17 miles per hour. We may be enjoying a "heat wave" in central in right now, but it'll be short-lived as the next winter system makes its way into the area with the potential to drop several inches of snow along its path.

Dr. Martin Luther King Day Free Family Event

Fourth Chillicothe. Baker said the declaration was both a tribute to King's contributions and a call to play a part in continuing his work. Commission and Habitat for Humanity joined forces Monday for a day of renovation at the former home of Daisy Bates in Little Rock to mark the beginning of a week of events leading up to the national King holiday on January 15.

Mother, boyfriend sought in torture, murder of girl, 4

Fields, 28, and girlfriend Candice R. Diaz, 24, about 3:55 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9 near Lake Park, Georgia, according to Sumpter Township police . Diaz's daughter, Gabrielle Barrett, died after being found with severe burns New Year's Day in a mobile home in Sumpter Township.

Missing Texas journalist Courtney Roland has been found

Police in Houston say a passer-by contacted authorities after spotting a missing sports journalist underneath a highway overpass. She had bumps and bruises but was otherwise unharmed when she was spotted Monday morning walking under an Interstate 610 overpass in west Houston by a passer-by who had seen media reports that she was missing.

Trump kills Obama-era protections for state recreational weed sales

Obama-era guidance gave low priority to prosecutions of medical marijuana dispensing under state law. Since 2014, Congress has attached amendments to the Justice Department budget forbidding interference with laws in states that allow medical marijuana, a list that began with California in 1996 and has grown to 29 states and the District of Columbia, with a combined 60 percent of the USA population.

Trump Blasts CNN After Top Aide's Heated Interview

He also termed Bannon's comments in the book "vindictive" and "out of touch with reality". A senior aide to U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday assailed a new book rattling the White House , called his boss a genius and launched an attack on news coverage before a TV anchor urged him to calm down and cut off their interview.

Friday's First Warning Forecast: Below zero wind chill

Hamilton has been hammered with cold weather warnings since the end of last month. After Thursday's record-breaking snow, damaging winds, and devastating flooding at the coastline, Friday brought sunshine and a glimpse of the bitter cold blast that is settling in for this weekend.

Four policemen killed, two injured in J&K's Sopore IED blast

Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) militant outfit has taken responsibility for the attack, but the Kashmir police said it will have to verify the claim. The deceased have been identified as ASI Irshad Ahmad (Executive Police 825685) of Doda, Constable Ghulam Nabi (720/IRP 3rd) of Rohama Rafiabad, Constable Parvaiz Ahmad (915/IRP 3rd) of Vilgam Handwara, Constable Mohammad Amin (470/IRP 3rd) of Sogam Kupwara.

Alabama home of Roy Moore accuser burns, arson suspected

Another neighbor said the man authorities are investigating "approached her as she was getting in her auto that morning and asked if she thought Johnson's house was going to burn". According to the report, Tina Johnson's home burned down Wednesday while she and her husband were at work and her grandson was at school.

MPs call for 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups

According to a report released by EAC on Friday (5 January), the United Kingdom produces 30,000 tonnes of coffee cup waste each year and an eye-watering 500,000 cups are thrown away each day. The Committee added that the money raised will be used to improve the UK's recycling "binfrastructure" and reprocessing facilities. Leader of the Liberal Democrats Vince Cable said the 5p plastic bag charge is proof that "these levies work".

Tourist killed and 12 injured after HORROR balloon crash

The nationalities of the injured were not immediately clear. The accident occurred in Luxor, in southern Egypt, which is popular with tourists due to its number of ancient temples and ruins. The balloon was carrying 20 people. In 2013, 19 tourists including three Brits were killed when their balloon caught fire flying over the city. Multiple sources have told the Herald that three or four Kiwis were onboard the balloon, which plummeted to the ground near Luxor on Friday, killing a ...

Spain manufacturing sector posts more solid growth in December

The Caixin/ Markit manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index came in at 50.8 for last month - the lowest level in five months, Caixin and IHS Markit said in a. At the annual Central Economic Work Conference (CEWC) chaired by President Xi Jinping, top policymakers pledged to focus on creating "high quality" growth .

NMC Bill disastrous for public health

Therefore, about 3 lakh doctors from the private and government hospital of the country will be on strike today. OPDs in private hospitals will not work between 6 6 p.m. Bill tabled in the Lok Sabha is anti-people and anti-patient, said Roy Abraham Kallivayalil, secretary general of the World Psychiatric Association.

[PyeongChang 2018] S. Korea 'carefully' mulling timing of offering talks with NK

Kim also stressed North Korea's economic achievements during the speech, and noted the importance of improving the nation's standard of living. Departing from his usual black or navy suits, Kim gave his televised speech wearing black-rimmed glasses and slicked back hair, speaking fluently and rarely looking down to read as he raised the possibility of sending a delegation to the upcoming Winter Olympics in South Korea.

SERAP Asks Buhari To Withdraw Board Appointments With Dead Persons

Many board members are still not assign but work is still going on to appoint members to such agencies, said Boss Mustapha. Also, the President appointed Rev Christopher Utov as a Member of Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research.

2 men arraigned on murder charges in quadruple homicide

Five-year-old Shanise Myers and 11-year-old Jeremiah Myers were also discovered inside the home. Police said that two women living together as partners, aged 36 and 22, and the older woman's two children, an 11-year-old boy and a 5-year-old girl, were killed in a "savage" attack.

Erica Garner, Activist Daughter of Eric Garner, Dies at Age 27

During his weekly telecast, Sharpton said "the media will say Erica died of a heart attack but that's only partially true because her heart was already broken when she couldn't get justice for her father", per Buzzfeed News . An autopsy confirmed that while Garner had dealt with obesity and asthma, the chokehold had also played a role in his fatal heart attack. His obvious last words - "I can't relax!" His demise was ruled a murder, yet an awesome jury chose not to arraign Pantaleo on ...

China spotted illegally selling oil to North Korea, report says

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said he was "very disappointed that China is allowing oil to go into North Korea" and that such moves would prevent "a friendly solution" to the crisis over Pyongyang's nuclear program. She added: "If there is solid evidence proving that there is on the Chinese side any violation of the Security Council resolutions, China will surely deal with it in accordance with laws and regulations, and not a single case of violation should get away with it".

Russian Federation willing to mediate US-North Korea talks

Pyongyang claimed that this missile was capable of carrying a nuclear warhead and the entire territory of the United States was within its range. "I think the first step forward should be done by the party which is mightier and which is smarter, and we've held that there are people in the USA who believe the situation should be resolved through diplomatic means", he said in an interview on RT.

Christmas tree recycling program in Lancaster County

But, trees that are more than five feet tall need to be cut down into smaller pieces, regardless of whether they're picked up with yard debris or as garbage. There will be four drop-off locations for NHC residents. The centers will accept natural trees through the end of January. County park personnel ground the trees into mulch.