‘We are not thugs’: Rep. Correa defends Hispanic Caucus after dismissal from ICE meetingFri, 17 Feb 2017 11:22 | Yahoo News
Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC) were outraged after they were barred from a meeting with Thomas Homan, the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). On Thursday, at the request of House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., and House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., the speaker’s staffers asked CHC members to leave the meeting, which was about the execution of President Trump’s controversial immigration policy.
Besieged Trump lashes out at mainstream media: ‘The enemy of the American People!’Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:24 | Yahoo News
“The FAKE NEWS media (failing @nytimes, @NBCNews, @ABC, @CBS, @CNN) is not my enemy, it is the enemy of the American People!” he declared from South Florida, where he is staying for the weekend at his Mar-a-Lago estate. The FAKE NEWS media (failing @nytimes, @NBCNews, @ABC, @CBS, @CNN) is not my enemy, it is the enemy of the American People! Trump’s latest attack against the press came after Thursday’s feisty marathon press conference, in which the president aired a host of grievances over how the media has been covering his White House.
Malaysia arrests North Korean over Kim Jong-Nam killingSat, 18 Feb 2017 06:16 | AFP
Malaysian police said Saturday they had arrested a North Korean man over the assassination of Kim Jong-Un's brother, as relations between Pyongyang and Kuala Lumpur nosedived in a battle for his body. A 46-year-old was arrested on Friday evening with documents that identified him as North Korean citizen Ri Jong Chol, a police statement said, making him the first person from the North to be detained over the case. Kim Jong-Nam died after an unidentified liquid was sprayed in his face at Kuala Lumpur international airport on Monday, in an attack Seoul says was carried out by female agents on the orders of Pyongyang.
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Michel, GOP leader skilled at deal-making, dies at age 93Fri, 17 Feb 2017 20:38 | Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bob Michel, an affable Illinois congressman who served as leader of the Republican House minority for 14 years and was skilled at seeking compromise critical in getting many initiatives of two Republican presidents through Congress, died Friday. He was 93.
Ford Engineers Are Falling Asleep While Monitoring Self-Driving CarsFri, 17 Feb 2017 09:51 | The Drive
The problem is so pervasive that Ford now plans to skip Level 3 autonomy altogether and aim straight for fully self-driving vehicles.
Bill Gates Says Job Stealing Robots Should Get Taxed Like HumansFri, 17 Feb 2017 16:19 | International Business Times
Billionaire Bill Gates says robots should be taxed like humans.
U.S.' Tillerson calms allies on Syria ahead of Geneva talksFri, 17 Feb 2017 08:00 | Reuters
By John Irish and Sabine Siebold BONN, Germany (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, trying to reassure allies that Washington was not tilting towards Moscow over the Syrian conflict, told them on Friday that the United States backed U.N. efforts to broker a political solution to the war, officials and diplomats said. Tillerson also said military ties with Russia hinged on its stance towards rebels fighting the government of President Bashar al-Assad, who Russia backs.
The Latest: Body of man swept down gully in storm recoveredSat, 18 Feb 2017 23:13 | Associated Press
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Impeached Brazil leader Rousseff eyes political returnSat, 18 Feb 2017 14:54 | AFP
Brasília (AFP) - Six months after her humiliating departure from Brazil's presidency following an impeachment trial, Dilma Rousseff is contemplating her political future. Lula faces trial over alleged involvement in the Petrobras affair, which he denies.
Trump goes to his comfort zone: campaigner-in-chiefFri, 17 Feb 2017 19:52 | Reuters
By John Whitesides WASHINGTON (Reuters) - After a tumultuous opening month in the White House, President Donald Trump is heading to a friendlier, familiar and potentially rejuvenating place: the campaign trail. Beset by vicious fights over his Cabinet, legal setbacks over his immigration orders, the resignation of his national security adviser and an investigation into possible links between his campaign and Russian intelligence, Trump is turning to the winning formula that vaulted him into the White House: big, adoring crowds and fiery, angry speeches.
Philippine Church in 'show of force' against drug killingsSat, 18 Feb 2017 08:21 | AFP
Thousands of Catholic faithful gathered in the Philippine capital on Saturday for a "show of force" in the biggest rally yet to stop extrajudicial killings in President Rodrigo Duterte's drug war. More than 6,000 people have died since Duterte took office seven months ago and ordered an unprecedented crime war that has drawn global criticism for alleged human rights abuses, but is popular with many in the mainly Catholic country. Members of one of the nation's oldest and most powerful institutions chanted prayers and sang hymns as they marched to condemn a "spreading culture of violence".
Malaysia arrests North Korean man as row over Kim Jong Nam's death escalatesSat, 18 Feb 2017 07:43 | Reuters
By Emily Chow and Liz Lee KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysian police said on Saturday they had arrested a North Korean man in connection with the murder of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, as a diplomatic spat over his body escalated. Kim Jong Nam died this week after being assaulted at Kuala Lumpur International Airport with what was thought to be a fast-acting poison. South Korean and U.S. officials have said he was assassinated by North Korean agents.
What's special today for you
Your birth on the 19th day of the month adds a tone of independence
and extra energy to your Life Path, but poses a number of obstacles
to overcome before you are able to be as independent as you would
like. The number 1 energy suggests more executive ability and
leadership qualities than your path may have indicated. A birthday
on the 19th of any month gives greater will power and
self-confidence, and very often a rather original approach.
Did you know that Bismarch ,Alexander the Great, Annie Besant ,
Captain Cook and Ferdinand De Lesseps were born under
the number 1?
Panchang For February19, 2017
Rahu:4:30-6 Yama:12-1:30 Gulika_day:3-4:30 Gulika_night:21-22:30 Varshoola:west