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by | January 23, 2018 | 10:00

In the Miami area, the average is even higher, $2.60 a gallon, according to a survey of more than 1,600 outlets by GasBuddy. "After several weeks of rising gasoline prices, it appears that perhaps the tide has turned and the bigger increases have started to fade", said Patrick DeHaan, head of petroleum analysis for GasBuddy.

by | January 23, 2018 | 09:48

But leader of the Democrats in the upper house Chuck Schumer criticised Donald Trump for failing to help in striking the deal and said he had not spoken to him since the shutdown began on Friday . The White House and GOP leaders said they would not negotiate with Democrats on immigration until the government is reopened. Apparently this morning Democrats looked at the polling numbers and realized the public sentiment was shifting to "a pox on both your houses".

by | January 23, 2018 | 09:18

A deal had appeared likely on Friday afternoon, when Trump - who has touted himself as a master negotiator - seemed to be close to an agreement with Schumer on protecting Dreamers. But Democrats Monday said McConnell's language was stronger. "Now, the Democratic leader could end this today". "And no one was more upset than the toddler-in-chief, because the shutdown ended up running his 1-year birthday party".

by | January 23, 2018 | 09:04

This, I believe, is worth celebrating! "A child shouldn't be punished for the reasons it's conceived. Every child deserves a right to live and shouldn't be discriminated against". Planned Parenthood of New York City has pledged to never stop providing care - no matter what. One of those women is Elizabeth Beckwith, who said it was her fourth time attending the march in Little Rock.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:47

Speaking at the Knesset earlier, Pence stressed that Jerusalem is Israel's capital and said the United States would move its embassy to the city by the end of 2019 . Marwan Bishara, Al Jazeera's senior political analyst, highlighted the "scary" tone of Pence's address, noting the American vice president's Christian Evangelical background.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:46

The charges range from rape of an intoxicated person to residential burglary. Uber driver Alfonso Alarcon-Nunez, 39, allegedly used Uber's system to scout potential victims seeking a ride, then nipped in before the selected driver arrived to make the pickup, authorities said.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:35

Chandrachud as saying. The hearing into the marriage and the probe against Shafin have to be different the court observed while making Hadiya a party to the proceedings. "We make it clear that we are concerned about ongoing probe of NIA into "love jihad " cases and the only issue before us is legitimacy of the marriage which can not be challenged by third party", said the SC.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:25

A rare heavy blanket of snow in Tokyo on Tuesday left thousands of travellers stranded and scores injured, as frozen conditions snarled public transport in the Japanese capital. NHK said universities had postponed entrance exams due to have been held on Tuesday morning. Residents and those working in the capital had to battle through throngs of commuters trying to get home on Monday.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:19

Democrats seized on the comment to accuse Zinke of playing politics by granting the Republican governor's request to exempt Florida while ignoring almost a dozen other states that made similar requests. Rick Scott shortly after, Zinke announced via Twitter that the Sunshine State's waters would be spared until 2024, unlike a number of other states across the Gulf, Atlantic and Pacific coasts.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:14

And then we all saw what all happened between Shilpa and Vikas on Bigg Boss 11 . Speaking about winning Bigg Boss 11 an elated Shilpa said, "I am so thrilled that I won this, the entire experience inside the house was different, I would treat it like it's my house, I was not there just for tasks it's not Khatron Ke Khildai it's a house and working, cooking was equally important.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:04

Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches are expected. Rochester , Albert Lea and Winona are among school districts closed Monday as road conditions deteriorate. Communities around Rochester could see around.04 inches of ice on the ground before the snow starts falling. Be prepared for significant reductions in visibility with local whiteout conditions at times.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:01

U.S. senate's Republican leadership will vote in noon to end the shutdown with a proposal to fund the federal government till February 8, as demanded by Democrats, and take up fate of undocumented immigrant brought as children later if not resolved by then.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:00

The storms were moving toward the state from the west on Monday morning and are expected to move into west Alabama later this morning and track eastward through the afternoon. Storms will gradually shift to the east and move out of Mid-Missouri by 5 AM.Rainfall amounts of a quarter to half inch will be most likely but higher amounts to one inch are possible near I-44 and south.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:53

The march in Washington, D.C., on Saturday took on the feel of a political rally when U.S. Sen. Hundreds of thousands of people demonstrated on Saturday in cities across the USA and overseas, as part of protests organized by the group Women's March .

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:53

Some felt confident before the game even started. Vikings running back Jerick McKinnon said he wasn't surprised by the hostile environment. Pederson has put together two excellent gameplans to get the Eagles to the Super Bowl and will have two weeks to come up with a method for Belichick's Patriots.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:52

It'd be nice to see a different team make it in the AFC, but for that to happen, a new regime is going to have to rise up and beat the Patriots when it comes down to it. I'm always going to stay loyal to my team. I love coaching those players in there. "It hasn't sunk in". Nick Foles had the game of his life on Sunday, leading the Philadelphia Eagles to a 38-7 drubbing of the Minnesota Vikings and earn a trip to the Super Bowl , where they'll have the chance to win their first ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:48

President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for "serious case of amnesia" after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics Poll: 4 in 10 Republicans think senior Trump advisers had improper dealings with Russia MORE on Sunday pushed back on claims that he is a racist after facing vast scrutiny for reportedly describing several nations as " shithole countries " during a meeting with lawmakers last week .

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:42

Its artificial intelligence investment will meanwhile allow Facebook to double the number of researchers at its AI hub in Paris- one of four worldwide- to 60. A former investment banker, Macron and 15 of his ministers met with CEOs and top executives from Google , Facebook, Coca-Cola, HSBC, Goldman Sachs, Samsung and Alibaba during the "Choose France" summit held at the Versailles Palace.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:41

Rossello said privatization would bring more affordable rates and better service to consumers and help attract more business to an island mired in an 11-year-old recession. Founded in 1979 as a public utility run by appointees of the island's governor, PREPA has always been criticized for political patronage and inefficiency.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:42

A rest house at the resort was hit by volcanic rocks, but the extent of damage was not known, resort official Yasuaki Morita said. The Japanese military said six soldiers who were among about 30 on ski training were buried by a nearby avalanche, but they were all rescued.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:30

Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer addressed the chamber ahead of the vote, saying Democratic senators would vote to reopen U.S. government agencies, extending funding until February 8. Senate Democrats have insisted that any deal include protections for the " Dreamers ", immigrants who were brought to this country illegally as children.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:21

Still, Trump will be warmly received by business leaders in attendance, predicted Tim Ryan, the US chairman of PwC, a consultancy. Tamara Funiciello, of Switzerland's Young Socialists, said: "I find it scandalous!" Still not attending the forum is House Democratic Caucus Chairman Joe Crowley, who canceled his trip earlier last week ahead of the shutdown.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:17

In stark contrast to these sentiments was the argument from Richard Mallinson , geopolitical analyst at Energy Aspects , that "We will see compliance drop in the second half of the year (so) they are going to want to really cement the gains they have made and the rebalancing they have achieved".

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:13

They were incensed by Trump's decision on Jerusalem , which upended the longstanding US position that negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians must determine the city's status. In a speech to the Israeli parliament, Pence said on Monday that "peace can only come through dialogue". The site is located in east Jerusalem , occupied by Israel in the 1967 Six-Day War and later annexed in a move never recognised by the global community.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:05

The statement falls short of an outright condemnation and shows the complex nature of Syria's civil war . Russian Federation - another key player in the multi-sided Syrian Civil War and the main backer of Syria's dictatorial President Bashar al-Assad - has thus far failed to react beyond a limited statement that expressed Moscow's concern for the uptick in violence.

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:46

The standoff stopped the passage of a funding bill centered on former Democratic President Barack Obama's health care law. Democratic support for the measure would be partially contingent on a future vote on a bill to address the pending expiration of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals , according to individuals with knowledge of the discussion.

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:40

Rand Paul , R-Ky., faces federal assault charges, the Department of Justice announced Friday. Paul sustained six broken ribs and pleural effusion - fluid around the lungs - November 3 when Boucher allegedly attacked him outside his home.

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:41

Eric Topol, a cardiologist at the Scripps Research Institute, disputed that rosy assessment. "It's a screening assessment that we use routinely in the clinics to determine whether someone has some degree of cognitive impairment or not", he said .

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:29

It's not particularly surprising that Trump signed off on the ad. U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) gestures to reporters after lawmakers struck a deal to reopen the federal government three days into a shutdown on Capitol Hill in Washington , U.S., January 22, 2018.

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:07

Smith Chas P & Associates Pa Cpas decreased its stake in Boeing Co. Miura Global Management Llc bought 80,000 shares as the company's stock rose 5.74% with the market. Robert W. Baird maintained JPMorgan Chase & Co. Credit Suisse downgraded the shares of JPM in report on Thursday, January 11 to "Hold" rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Buy" rating and $110.0 target in Wednesday, December 6 report.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:54

After Jordan, Pence is heading to Israel , where he is expected to meet Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and address the Knesset. During his speech , Pence reiterated that the U.S. "I've had the privilege over the years of standing here with hundreds of world leaders and welcome them, all of them, to Israel's capital, Jerusalem", said Netanyahu.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:51

Washington, meanwhile, has turned to the Syrian Kurds as a proxy force against the Islamic State and a buffer against attempts by the extremists to reclaim territory. Bagheri said , "Syria's territorial integrity, independence and government must not be damaged, and Turkey must clarify that it does not have expectations on Syrian land".

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:32

Eighteen senators, including members of both parties, were opposed. The US government can not fully operate without funding bills that are voted in congress regularly. Mr Schumer said the three-day shutdown was expected to end in a few hours. Republicans wanted funding for border security - including a proposed border wall with Mexico - and immigration reforms, as well as increased military spending.

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:23

Afghan media described an increase in gunfire as they entered.Some two hours later, soldiers arrived at the fourth floor where Omeri was shivering outside on the balcony.Afghanistan's Interior Ministry said 153 people - including 41 foreigners - were eventually rescued from the hotel.Omeri said one of the assailants had earlier tried to flush out survivors by claiming to be Afghan police and that when North Atlantic Treaty Organisation special forces arrived they feared they could be attackers ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:22

U.S. president Donald Trump and his vice president Mike Pence. The speech was briefly disrupted, at the outset, by Israeli Arab parliament members who held up protest signs in Arabic and English, reading " Jerusalem is the capital of Palestine ", and were ejected by ushers.