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North Korea: Trump's button tweet 'spasm of a lunatic'

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US officials have suggested that while not invited, Russian Federation and China were generally supportive of the decision to hold a meeting in Vancouver. North Korean officials met their southern counterparts on January 9 for the first such talks in two years. "We openly said that we think this meeting is harmful", Sergey Lavrov said, echoing earlier sentiments from the Chinese government. Read More »

Following 'Shithole' Comments, Trump Insists He's Not a Racist

He tweeted earlier on Sunday that the existing program would "probably" be discontinued. According to a moment-by-moment report of the contentious White House meeting over immigration reform, the Washington Post is reporting that White House Chief of Staff John Kelly had President Donald Trump's ear and convinced him to scuttle a bipartisan deal on DACA. Read More »

Google Arts & Culture App now Helps Find your Doppelganger from a Museum

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Recently, Google launched an application that can tell you who's your art doppelganger. Since artificial intelligence finds its place everywhere, this became the reason why Google Arts and Culture is viral now. The app is traditionally a hub for art and culture news from around the world, including news and features on modern and classic art, architecture and museum exhibits. Read More »

Snow and frigid air on tap for Tuesday

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Temperatures will fall into the teens tonight , with which will create slick spots on area roadways and surfaces. FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY- light snow + falling temperatures = icy travel! A cold front will bring colder air into Alabama; the same front will tap into available moisture to produce a band of light snow. Read More »

Koreas in fresh talks on Winter Olympics

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Monday's meeting at the village of Panmunjom followed high-level talks last week, in which South Korea agreed to lift sanctions temporarily to allow North Korean athletes to join the Winter Games. Pyongyang was apparently unhappy with South Korean President Moon Jae-in for saying American pressure was a factor in bringing about dialogue. "At the moment, I think North Korea's orchestra is most likely to come and I heard the North has proposed (to send) their orchestra", the governor said. Read More »

Amazon Echo Spot Smart Clock: All You Need To Know

Amazon's most compact Echo is about to land in the UK. The search engine-turned-AI conglomerate also said that it plans to go head-to-head with Alexa every chance it gets - a statement in which can not be said of Microsoft and Cortana. It's available on your PC, phone, and Xbox console, allowing users to do things like setting a location-based reminder on their PC and receiving the notification on their phone. Read More »

DACA Recipients Can Apply for Renewal

Trump past year ended the DACA program that was created by his predecessor, former President Barack Obama, but delayed deportations to give Congress until March 5 to weigh in on the issue. Dick Durbin of IL said. "The only pathway forward is a bipartisan deal", Graham said. A bipartisan group of Republican and Democratic senators have been working on a compromise, even announcing last week they had reached a tentative agreement on a bill that would include border security. Read More »

Nicaragua piles on Trump criticism after slur

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If Democrats are "willing to have new rules, new border security, ending chain migration, having more merit-based system to bring people into this country, more work-based system, I'm all for that", said Paul. He said Durbin and Republican Sen. Trump allegedly made his controversial statement when he met USA legislators who came to see him about a bipartisan - meaning it is supported by Democrats and Republicans - bill on immigration, which Trump rejected. Read More »

Hawaiian authorities explain why it took 38 minutes to cancel false alert

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How did it happen? The second emergency alert went out at 8:45 am. USAToday reported that the person at the center of the mistaken alert, and who has been reassigned has worked for the agency for a decade. Hawaii Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard tweeted that that alert was a false alarm and that she had confirmed with officials that there was no danger to the island. Read More »

Hawaiian emergency worker who sent the wrong message is reassigned

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They gave us a look inside the area where the emergency alert system was triggered. Vern Miyagi, administrator of Hawaii's Emergency Management Agency, has acknowledged that "we made a mistake" for which he apologised. But we're going to get involved. The initial alert sent terrified people scrambling for shelter, believing they were about to die. The alert was issued amid high worldwide tensions over North Korea's development of ballistic nuclear weapons. Read More »

ACLU comments on Trump's reported remarks on Haiti and African countries

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Former Mexico President Vicente Fox, known for repeatedly trolling Trump on Twitter, adding his voice to the criticisms, writing in a tweet that Trump's mouth was "the foulest shithole in the world". Lindsey Graham confronted the president during the meeting about his comments. But other conservative Christians called the president racist and said church leaders had a moral imperative to condemn him. Read More »

Titans RB ruled out vs Patriots

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The Patriots set a new franchise record with 8 sacks in a single postseason game while Tom Brady threw for 337 yards and 3 touchdowns. "Noooo", he responded sarcastically, when a reporter asked about Brady's name being mentioned in a negative light. Read More »

New White House Talking Points on Immigration

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Truly. It should be a bill of love. Drugs are pouring into our country at a record pace. "A lot of people coming in that we can't have". President Barack Obama created the DACA program in 2012 to give young immigrants the ability to work legally in the United States . Read More »

Pope says fears nuke war on way to Chile

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He will remain in Chile until Thursday when he heads to Peru . Pope Francis has arrived in Chile to begin a three-day visit, but the Argentinian-born pontiff is likely to receive a less-than-warm reception from a country still reeling from the repercussions of a local priest-abuse scandal. Read More »

Galaxy S9 retail box spotted online, Seems to be real

With 3GB RAM, the Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime 2018 will carry 32GB internal storage, which is sufficient for storing plenty of images and videos without using the memory card. Samsung appears to be very confident about the chances of getting its long-in-the-works bendable handsets off the ground, sharing a production and launch schedule with its partners. Read More »

Federer still the man to beat in Melbourne

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That's not bothering Roger Federer , who is returning as defending champion just 12 months after entering the season-opening Grand Slam tournament seeded 17th and uncertain of his prospects after six months off the tour with an injured left knee. Read More »

Manchester City end interest in signing Alexis Sanchez

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Monday evening certainly wasn't a boring one for United fans because, while watching the side hammer Stoke City 3-0 in the Premier League , plenty of news emerged on the club's much-publicised pursuit of the wantaway Arsenal forward. Club president Stephane Martin insisted to Sud-Ouest there was "nothing new" over their player on Sunday [14 January] night, with club owner Nicolas de Tavernost told L'Equipe: " Malcom will not be leaving". Read More »

White House Physician Declares Trump In 'Excellent Health' After Physical Exam

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Whether he did or not, local congressmen spoke to the inappropriateness of such language. I chose to become a USA citizen and I'm about to celebrate my two-year anniversary. Trump's comments also came on the verge of the eighth anniversary of a devastating quake that levied much of Haiti and destroyed large amounts of its public infrastructure. Read More »

Toyota Adding Alexa to Select Cars in 2018

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Google Assistant-powered smart displays will performs most of the functions that smart speakers do, while the display will allow you to watch videos from YouTube , make video calls with Duo and find photos from Google Photos, the company said . Read More »

Martin Luther King, III: 'Change is in the air'

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They contend that Abbott's record of supporting a state voter ID law, threatening to withhold funding from sanctuary cities and support for legislative redistricting is antithetical to the legacy of the civil rights leader. The fact that Trump spent several hours playing golf was perhaps surprising given that he had used a speech on Friday about Martin Luther King , Jnr day to "encourage all Americans to observe this day with acts of civic work and community service in honour of Dr. Read More »

More Snow on the Way

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The counties in the winter storm watch are: Marion, Lamar, Fayette, Winston, Walker, Blount, Etowah, Calhoun, Cherokee, Cleburne, Pickens, Tuscaloosa, Jefferson, Shelby, St. Some slick spots will develop on roads by Tuesday morning. Tonight: Increasing clouds with light snow late. Sunshine and south winds will return by afternoon with highs in the lower to mid-30s. Read More »

Trump Denies 'Sh*thole' Comment, Says He's 'The Least Racist Person'

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On Friday, Mr Durbin said: "I can not believe that in the history of the White House, in that Oval Office, any president has ever spoken the words that I personally heard our president speak yesterday". Some participants and others familiar with the conversation said Trump challenged immigration from "shithole" countries of Africa and disparaged Haiti as well. Read More »

South Korea and North Korea to Hold Talks Monday

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Yonhap said South Korea has asked the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Hockey Federation for permission to expand the roster of its women's hockey team, to bring in North Korean players. South Korea is also reportedly seeking to form a united women's ice hockey team with the North to participate in the games. Emphasising the shared ethnicity of the two countries, both also agreed on a policy of continuing senior official-level meetings and sectoral meetings. Read More »

Mario Tennis Aces Revealed; Coming This Spring to Nintendo Switch

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You can just watch it yourselves, right here. The update will also bring new costumes and filters for the camera, which is a nice touch for a freebie. The PS4/Vita/PC RPG from 2017 will be available for Switch during the summer. Things kicked off with a remake fans have been clamoring for for years, as cult classic The World Ends With You gets a Final Remix version on the Switch, including a new epilogue and story content. Read More »

Mercedes' rugged, G-class SUV gets house-trained

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While it's not yet clear exactly how UK-market G-Classes will be specced, Carbuyer understands two versions will be available - the Mercedes-AMG G63 from launch, powered by a turbocharged 4.0-litre V8 petrol engine, followed by the G350d soon afterwards, powered by Mercedes' latest 3.0-litre diesel engine. Read More »

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 »