Tuesday May 22-nd, 2018

White House Doctor: Trump Is Obese, Needs Exercise Program and Better Diet White House Doctor: Trump Is Obese, Needs Exercise Program and Better Diet

President Donald Trump's doctor, Dr. Ronny Jackson , characterized the president's health as " excellent ", but like the majority of Americans, Trump is overweight and he doesn't get enough exercise. Trump's doctor fields a question about the Presi...

'Obviously we're disappointed': Baltimore isn't a finalist for Amazon HQ2 'Obviously we're disappointed': Baltimore isn't a finalist for Amazon HQ2

The shortlist news follows Apple's announcement on Wednesday that it would build a new USA campus and create 20,000 new jobs as part of a $30 billion investment, with both underlining the growing power of US technology companies over the economy.

Winter storm will impact the area through Monday evening Winter storm will impact the area through Monday evening

At least 190 flights were canceled at Denver International Airport, where up to 4 inches of snow was reported. Winds will be gusty (especially on the plains) causing reduced visibility and making travel hard at times. Ice may occur prior to, or in li...

JC recommends LHC CJ's elevation to Supreme Court JC recommends LHC CJ's elevation to Supreme Court

The bench said that the "appropriate bench" would hear the petitions filed by Congress leader Tehseen Poonawalla and Maharashtra journalist BS Lone. The judge was hearing the Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case. Bhushan's second charge against Just...

UK can't keep full access to EU: Macron UK can't keep full access to EU: Macron

In a similar context, but we have a very different context in France". "I would have fought very hard to win". "And you should understand that you can not, by definition, have the full access to the single market if you don't tick the box".

Nothing wrong with Donald Trump's mental capacity, doc finds Nothing wrong with Donald Trump's mental capacity, doc finds

Speaking with reporters while hosting Kazakhstan President, Nursultan Nazarbayev, at the White House on Tuesday, Trump said: "I want them to come in from everywhere". should get more people from countries like Norway . The Republican has said th...

Smart City Mission: Modi government adds 9 more cities to list Smart City Mission: Modi government adds 9 more cities to list

The nine selected cities Including Silvassa, Erode and Bareilly among others have proposed an investment of Rs1,2824 crore, of which a little over Rs10,639 crore would go into small regions within these cities which are then expected to serve as ligh...

What happens in a US government shutdown? What happens in a US government shutdown?

But they can stay for no longer than four hours to engage in "shutdown activities" like setting out-of-office messages or explaining how to carry out functions to colleagues who are not furloughed . Should a government shutdown happen, government pe...

Twitter Concedes Russian Influence Before US Election Was Greater Than Initially Thought Twitter Concedes Russian Influence Before US Election Was Greater Than Initially Thought

The San Francisco tech firm said Friday that it's sending e-mails to 677,775 users in the United States who followed accounts connected to the Kremlin-linked Internet Research Agency or shared or liked tweets from this group. "We will be working to...

White House doctor deems Trump mentally 'very sharp,' in 'excellent' health White House doctor deems Trump mentally 'very sharp,' in 'excellent' health

Subjects are asked to identify drawings of different types of animals and to repeat a series of words, which they are asked to recall five minutes later. Trump's physician, Navy doctor Ronny Jackson, administered a medical checkup on Friday last week...

American Madison Keys reaches fourth round of Australian Open American Madison Keys reaches fourth round of Australian Open

The 48 games in the Halep-Davis classic is the equal-most for a women's match in Open history, matching Chanda Rubin's 6-4 2-6 16-14 win over Arantxa Sanchez Vicario in 1996. After enduring a first set arm wrestle, Keys converted a fourth-break p...

India Test-Fires Agni-V Ballistic Nuclear Missile That Can Hit China India Test-Fires Agni-V Ballistic Nuclear Missile That Can Hit China

The test took place from Abdul Island off the country's east coast, the Indian defence ministry said. With a range exceeding 3,016 miles, the long-range ICBM can reach the northern parts of China, reported CNN . Sources said the country's most for...

Gunmen target Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul Gunmen target Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul

A guest hiding in a room told AFP he could hear gunfire inside the 1960s hilltop hotel where dozens of people attending an information technology conference on Sunday were staying. However, on January 18, the U.S. Embassy in Kabul sent out a warn...

Doctor says Trump aced cognitive test Doctor says Trump aced cognitive test

According to the White House, the U.S. president spent three hours on his check-up with the doctor Ronny Jackson and military doctors at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. Trump's "overall health" is excellent ...

Here comes Fionn! Weather warning as fresh storm heads to Blackpool Here comes Fionn! Weather warning as fresh storm heads to Blackpool

The Fylde coast has escaped a snow warning, but strong winds are still set to blast the resort when Storm Fionn arrives tomorrow. Yellow "be aware" warnings of snow and ice across much of Scotland and Northern Ireland are in force until 6pm on ...

2 civilians killed, 5 injured by Indian shelling across LoC: AJK official 2 civilians killed, 5 injured by Indian shelling across LoC: AJK official

Pakistan's military on Thursday accused Indian troops of initiating cross-border fire and targetting Pakistani villages. Arnia town, which was once considered to be safe from Pakistani firing and shelling, was also hit by several mortar bombs.

House panel releases Glenn Simpson testimony transcript House panel releases Glenn Simpson testimony transcript

At various points, Simpson advises the committee on how to direct its investigation and outlined what he said were connections between the Trump orbit and Russian Federation. The firm also investigates sales of Trump-bought properties across the US...

Heavy snow causes tricky rush hour conditions for motorists Heavy snow causes tricky rush hour conditions for motorists

SCOTLAND is braced for more snow and ice as experts warned a further 12 inches is set to fall this weekend. Police Scotland earlier increased its travel warning from stage 2 to stage 3, meaning travellers are likely to experience significant delays...

Yellow warning across the North East for ice and snow Yellow warning across the North East for ice and snow

In Derbyshire, the Met Office is forecasting bouts of heavy snow in some parts of the county for Tuesday and Wednesday, as well as severe gale force winds on Wednesday night. Tomorrow will see the rain clearing from southeast England during the morni...

Rand Paul's attacker charged with assaulting member of Congress Rand Paul's attacker charged with assaulting member of Congress

The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Kentucky, which would normally handle the case, recused itself, leaving it instead to the U.S. Attorney's Office in southern Indiana. Louisville's FBI office investigated the case. He ran toward ...

Oregon Democratic senator won't back stopgap spending bill Oregon Democratic senator won't back stopgap spending bill

But success wasn't a sure thing in the House, and the odds were rising against approval by the Senate. Their reason for opposing a government funding bill that fully funds the health care program for 9 million American children ? The biggest loser w...

May agrees to extra 44.5 mn for Calais before Macron summit May agrees to extra 44.5 mn for Calais before Macron summit

Chairman of the council's community committee Neil Baker says the right place to exhibit it is in the city where historians believe it was designed and made. He also said Britain could not have the same level of access to areas such as financial serv...

SCOTUS Will Hear Objections To Trump's Travel Ban SCOTUS Will Hear Objections To Trump's Travel Ban

The court's eventual ruling will determine the fate of the third attempt of the Trump administration to restrict entry to people from several Muslim-majority countries, and it marks the second time the Supreme Court has agreed to hear the issue.

United Kingdom should rejoin EU after Brexit: EU Commission chief United Kingdom should rejoin EU after Brexit: EU Commission chief

EU officials at the European Parliament plenary which convenes in Strasbourg this week, have been emboldened by the comments of Nigel Farage , one of the protagonists of the Brexit campaign, who said that a second referendum could be on the card...

White House Doctor Says Trump Is In 'Excellent' Physical, Cognitive Health White House Doctor Says Trump Is In 'Excellent' Physical, Cognitive Health

To pour some cold water on the conspiracy theories: Rear Admiral Jackson is a highly decorated Navy physician who was appointed to the White House during President George W. Any score of 26 or above on the ten-minute, 30-point exam is considered no...

Australia Day: Poll examines attitudes to controversial date Australia Day: Poll examines attitudes to controversial date

Victorian Greens MP Lidia Thorpe has suggested flags be flown at half-mast on Australian Day in remembrance of atrocities committed against Indigenous people. Perhaps that's why more than half of Australians say they don't really mind when we hold A...

6 films that were banned in Lebanon because of links to Israel 6 films that were banned in Lebanon because of links to Israel

Many free-speech advocates in the country noted the irony of banning a movie whose plot promotes press freedoms. The company distributing the film in Lebanon confirmed to AFP that the film about the Washington Post's pursuit and publishing of t...

Trump's Plan Has Always Been To Deport The Dreamers Then Blame Democrats Trump's Plan Has Always Been To Deport The Dreamers Then Blame Democrats

The bill does not include a solution to the Deferred Actions for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) program, meaning Republicans will likely have to pass the bill by themselves. "So those are some of the sticking points". " DACA is probably dead ...

Las Vegas shooting gunman's motive remains a mystery Las Vegas shooting gunman's motive remains a mystery

District Court Judge Elissa Cadish asked Metro Police lawyer Nick Crosby, according to a report by Las Vegas news outlet Metro 5. The exchange occurred during a hearing in which CNN and other media outlets were seeking access to sealed court reco...

ICE COOL PUTIN? Russian leader plunges into freezing lake in freaky ceremony ICE COOL PUTIN? Russian leader plunges into freezing lake in freaky ceremony

The 65-year-old Russian President stripped to the waist and bared his chest before crossing himself and lowering himself into a hole in the ice over Lake Seliger. Putin's spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, said the president had dipped in icy waters on the ...

Concussions may not lead to CTE Concussions may not lead to CTE

It is a condition that can commonly be found in football players and military veterans . "It's really the hit that counts". Goldstein says the goal moving forward is to develop new diagnostics, therapeutics, protective equipment and preventive m...

North Korea calls Trump's North Korea calls Trump's "nuclear button" tweet the "spasm of a lunatic"

Analysts described the conference, which notably did not include China and Russian Federation, as an effort to reinject diplomacy into a political situation that has only increased in tension and danger. Kim said in his New Year's address that he h...

White House says it supports short-term government funding bill White House says it supports short-term government funding bill

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham , who is involved in the immigration negotiations, and conservative colleague Mike Rounds have said they will not vote for a short-term funding bill . "This does it with a six-year reauthorization". But he says...

Deputy Fatally Shoots Teenager After Altercation Inside Ohio Courtroom Deputy Fatally Shoots Teenager After Altercation Inside Ohio Courtroom

The deputy was knocked down to the ground, prompting him to open fire which hit Haynes in the abdomen. The incident began as Magistrate Larry Sanchez concluded a hearing involving a firearms charge against the teen and an electronic monitoring devi...

Status yellow wind warning issued for Co Louth Status yellow wind warning issued for Co Louth

Winds may be stronger on the west coast coast. A yellow snow-ice warning, issued yesterday, also remains in effect until 3am. The warning is valid until 9am, Thursday, January 18. Thursday night features showers of rain, hail, sleet and snow. Las...

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