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Windchills of 30 degrees below zero expected Monday and Tuesday

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Slippery roads will be possible, especially in the evening. Reductions in visibility are possible. Today: Windy, cold. Snow showers? Continue to monitor the latest forecasts. Steady snow will begin falling around noon and will continue into the evening commute. New data suggests that most of the snow may already be south of the area by the commute time Monday morning. Read More »

U.S. resumes DACA applications after judge blocks end to program

They would likely benefit, as more H-1B visas would be available for USA companies. A lawyer for the U.S. Department of Justice said the Trump administration plans to appeal a judge's ruling temporarily blocking its decision to end protections for almost 800,000 young immigrants. Read More »

Construction firm with 43000 employees collapses

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Mr. Lidington, told the BBC on Monday that it was "regrettable" that Carillion has been unable to secure refinancing. The Cabinet Office decline to comment. As part of a potential rescue package, Carillion requested limited short term financial support, to enable it to continue to trade while a longer term solution was found. Read More »

Zuckerberg Loses $3.3 Billion After Facebook Changes News Feed

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MORE posts , photos, videos from your friends and family. As the biggest social media platform, with over 2 billion users worldwide , Facebook has been a top priority for investment by content marketers and PR agencies looking to meet their audience where it spends the most time online. Read More »

Ford finally announces 2019 Mustang Bullitt

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Amid talk about electric vehicles , pickups and SUVs, Ford unveiled a 2019 Mustang Bullitt at the 2018 North American International Auto Show. This inspired Ford to create special editions of the green Mustang, taking modern editions of the muscle vehicle and giving it a " Bullitt " makeover, which involved a green paint job and performance tweaks. Read More »

Judge rules against Trump administration on rescinding DACA

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The White House responded with fire, calling the decision "outrageous". CASA, the nation's largest advocacy group for Latino immigrants, said Sunday that its legal department will begin making appointments and processing paperwork for the federal program that provides temporary protection from deportation to hundreds of thousands of undocumented migrants brought to the U.S.as children. Read More »

Africa startled by Trump's vulgar remaks

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Republican Sens. Tom Cotton and David Perdue , who've been close allies to the president on the issue of immigration, were in a White House meeting with him Thursday when Trump, according to sources , expressed frustration with people coming to the USA from "sh-hole countries". Read More »

The Escapists 2 Available For Download On Nintendo Switch

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There are more reveals than what's covered here, so be sure to watch the entire Direct to find out what's all on the way. Free stuff: Demo for Dragon Quest Builders now available on Nintendo eShop. Combat will be remixed using either touch controls or the Joycons and a new scenario will be added. Are you excited about a new Mario Tennis Nintendo Switch title? During a recent Nintendo Direct Mini broadcast, the company announced " Mario Tennis #Aces " for the Nintendo ... Read More »

South Africa to formally protest Trump's 'shithole countries' remarks

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Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Arizona) said on Sunday that he heard from participants about the president's comments soon afterwards. 'Instead, we're subjected to Trump's ignorant, racist views of anyone who doesn't look like him'. Mr Trump on Friday tweeted that his language he used at the private meeting with lawmakers to discuss immigration legislation had been "tough". "Did you see what various senators in the room said about my comments?" he asked. Read More »

Atkins: Donald Trump angry about DACA ruling, wants his wall

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The judge found that DACA must be allowed to continue nationally while a legal challenge progresses. A memo co-authored by former Clinton communications director Jennifer Palmieri, obtained by The Daily Caller , admits the Democratic Party needs to protect illegal immigrants brought here by DACA in order to ensure those additional votes. Read More »

Diggs' walk-off TD sends Vikings through to NFC championship

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We fought back in the second half, kinda climbed back in it. Drew Brees threw two interceptions in the first half, one of them as the Saints were driving in the red zone. Diggs' game-winning catch was inches away from being non-existent. Keenum played a decent game, particularly on third down. "A lot of people doubted the majority of our guys, especially on offense", Diggs told NFL Network. Read More »

Footage shows mud and debris barreling through California home

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January 9, 2018 . The devastation affected an area estimated at 30 square miles, according to Cal Fire . "There are people who are missing family members". I'm hoping it's okay. He says the baby was immediately taken to a hospital. He and his parents put belongings in three cars in case they chose to leave before the storm. Read More »

Decision to block DACA termination sheds hope

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President Trump has already said he'll be willing to take the political hit to get an immigration reform deal done. "Finally to hear this is a sign of hope, light at the end of the tunnel", said Diana Platas, a young undocumented woman with hopes of becoming a lawyer. Read More »

Oprah Winfrey has double-figure lead over Donald Trump, poll indicates

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She made some poignant comments about the rights of women and people of colour, inspiring a sea of unofficial presidential nominations from her fans. Winfrey's rousing speech at the Golden Globes started an avalanche of speculation that she could run for president. Winfrey has raised millions of dollars for various causes, including shelters for battered women but, like Trump when he launched his White House campaign, she has no prior experience in government. Read More »

Programme protecting young immigrants 'probably dead,' Trump says

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The fight for the program remains on Capitol Hill, Ramirez said. "She's called Texas home for more than ten years and can't imagine returning to a country she can't identify with". So far, a deal has not been reached. The immigration office said that deferments under DACA do not confer legal residency but gives prosecutors discretion on enforcing immigration laws. Read More »

Federal judge blocks Trump's plan to terminate DACA

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D-Ill., said about the negotiations. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., told reporters there was more negotiating to be done. At the same time , Trump called on Congress to come up with a legislative solution to keep the program in place. Democrats have been pressing to get a DACA deal included in a spending deal which would fund the operations of the federal government, as Republicans and the President have been pushing to include a big increase in defense spending in that same package. Read More »

Trump defends self after comments, says: 'I am not a racist'

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Consider, for example, these facts about the 195,000 Salvadorans and 50,000 Haitians who've been welcomed under "temporary protected status" here for many years but would be sent home by 2019 under Trump's plan: almost 90% of Salvadorans and 81% of Haitians hold jobs and pay taxes . Read More »

Mahama Calls Trump A 'Racist'...Asks AU To Respond To His Insult

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He said the president repeatedly used the word "sh**hole" when speaking about African countries. Earlier, the government of Botswana had announced that it had summoned the USA ambassador to explain Trump's comments , reportedly made on Thursday at a White House meeting on immigration . Read More »

Heinrich On House FISA Reauthorization Vote

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By the afternoon, Sarah Sanders, the presidential press secretary, began defending the White House about the confusion. Three Republican and three Democratic senators said Thursday they'd reached an election-year accord to protect hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation and to bolster border security. Read More »

Trump tweet: DACA deal "probably dead" because of Democrats

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He called potential DACA legislation a " bill of love " and said "we'd like to see this get done", but also said a new border wall must be in whatever legislation emerges and endorsed a bill expected to be introduced in the House last week that would give him numerous immigration security measures he has been seeking. Read More »

Patriots Headed To Seventh Consecutive AFC Championship Game After Win Over Titans

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The 6-foot-4, 314-pound lineman started in three of the last four games of the season, including a 15-10 win over Jacksonville in the final game of the season. With DeMarco Murray sidelined, Henry was the every down back and he thrived in the role. Apple, who had a tumultuous and dramatic season with the Giants in 2017, continued retweeting examples of favorable calls for the Patriots for the remainder of the game. Read More »

Local immigrants travel to Washington to fight for Dreamers

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Trump's decision to end DACA " I was excited, it's a good step forward, but at the same time if DACA continues it isn't a permanent solution for the Dreamers; at the same time the government can appeal it and get an emergency stay. But those who believe much was accomplished during the meeting are deluded. "For years, these young people have been living in and enriching the United States in many ways", Bishop Vasquez said in his statement. Read More »

Mo. governor denies slapping woman with whom he was having affair

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Temple told TPM that the woman's husband had recounted the incident to Temple in September 2016, based on what his wife told him. The woman and her husband sought a divorce in March 2016. "I just feel like we need to have an investigation done on it and move forward", says Libla. In the recording the woman is purportedly heard telling her husband in a tearful admission that she had visited the Mr Greitens' house in March 2015 after he refused to meet her in a public place. Read More »

California cites Trump tweet in immigration policy fight

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Trump is the one who ended that program, known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals . Specifically, one without traditional brick and mortar components. That demand is unlikely to fly with Democrats , whose votes are probably needed to pass a DACA fix. Some members of the conservative Freedom Caucus, including Representative Dave Brat of Virginia, have also expressed reservations. Read More »

Israel PM Netanyahu arrives in India on 6 day visit

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I'd say despite the United Nations vote, India-Israel relations are well and truly still warm. French President Emmanuel Macron spoke with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and urged for the maintenance of Iran's nuclear deal, the Elysee said on Saturday. Read More »

A cold night with a light snow chance Friday

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Monday night and Tuesday night lows should be back down below 0° with wind chills colder than -20°. Temperatures are expected to drop into the lower teens early Sunday morning, and rise only into the mid-20s in the afternoon. Wind: N 15-25; gusty. Wind chills will also be a concern making it feel evening colder . Lows around 9 below. Day, temperatures will remain below normal in the low 30s. Read More »

Hawaii officials say inbound ballistic missile alert was mistake

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Former Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services spokesman Russ Reno was visiting friends in the islands when his wife Julie received the alert. People were running and searching for safety. Brian Bakst posted a live vacation recap on Twitter after the all-clear went out - went to the beach, saw some whales, ate some yummy fish, took shelter from a nuclear strike in a condo shower. Read More »

Nintendo Direct: New Games Available For Nintendo Switch and 3DS

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As expected, expanding the list of Nintendo Switch games was one of the highlights of the event. The new DLC will be part of a free update that will be released in February. The previously announced Payday 2 got featured, announcing a Switch exclusive character. It's the "ultimate version" of the action game set in the Zelda universe. Read More »

Nintendo Direct January 2018 brings Luigi to Super Mario Odyssey

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Star Allies showed off the triumphant return of combo copy abilities, as well as some new ones like the Painter, while also hinting at story beats and another solid entry to Kirby's surprisingly intricate lore. The Switch's success in December isn't exactly surprising, especially since the console was named the best-selling console of 2017. Nintendo finalized their video by announcing Dark Souls will be remastered and brought to the Nintendo Switch on May 25th. Read More »

Haitians proud on day of quake memorial, after Trump comments

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Assemblywoman Michaelle Solages is also voicing disgust over the comments. I'm hoping that the president will work with me to actually get things done. The term comes from the original name for a bill to provide them a path for citizenship, the DREAM Act. "I don't think the Present Trump is a racist in the traditional sense as we know in this country", Farris Jr. Read More »

Finch Scores Century At MCG

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While his stroke play , especially early on, was the most eye-catching element of his record-breaking knock, the savvy and maturity he showed to rein it in during the middle of the innings was perhaps the most telling in judging Roy's development. Read More »

Israel To Approve More Than 1200 New West Bank Housing Units

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Why do they riot over measures meant to protect their own al-Aqsa Mosque (after an Arab terrorist attack there) and call "al-Quds" (the Arabic name for Jerusalem ) all Arab? In this case, the reigning monarchy is seen as pro-American and, in the words of the USAID website, it is "a voice of moderation, peace and reform in the Middle East ", which makes it worth USA $ 1.2 billion a year. Read More »