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Source: Fox News

Tucker Carlson: Millions of US jobs are about to vanish, so why does DC want to import more unskilled workers?

12-Jan-2019

At the very moment that millions of American jobs are about to vanish, their top priority, literally, the top priority here, is importing millions of new low-skilled workers.

Some of the last remaining options for these workers are going to vanish, and there's nothing obviously waiting to replace those jobs.

Source: DW

Conflict Zone: 'It's the violations of human rights we are talking about'

12-Jan-2019

35 guests in 23 cities around the world: 2018 was a busy year for Conflict Zone, DW's flagship political interview program.

This was the first time Conflict Zone conducted an interview in front of an audience, as part of a foreign policy forum in Berlin, and it was one of the season's final highlights.

Source: DW

Deadlocked and divided: What now for the Palestinians?

12-Jan-2019

Israeli sources have previously indicated Netanyahu had "made contact" with Abbas but that the latter refused to meet.

A recent report by Human Rights Watch (HRW) highlighted how "in the 25 years since Palestinians gained a degree of self-rule over the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, their authorities have established machineries of repression to crush dissent." Tim Sebastian asked Erekat about this report, and the chief Palestinian negotiator said HRW is a "respected organization."

Source: Global News

Megyn Kelly and NBC reach separation agreement months after blackface controversy

13-Jan-2019

NBC News announced its professional divorce agreement with Megyn Kelly late Friday, ending an association with the former Fox News Channel star whose attempt to become a network morning television star as part of the Today show floundered.

READ MORE: Megyn Kelly apologizes for asking why blackface Halloween costumes are wrong. But tough segments on accusations against former NBC anchor Matt Lauer didn’t win her friends internally, as did her public call for Lack to appoint outside investigators to look into why the network didn’t air Ronan Farrow’s stories about Harvey Weinstein and allowed Farrow to take his story to The New Yorker.

Source: The Guradian

Andy Murray admits: ‘It’s not how I want to finish, that’s the hardest part’

13-Jan-2019

Andy Murray, a complex man in search of simple pleasures, is resigned to hobbling away in pain from the sport that has been his life for more than two decades.

For months Murray fought against the notion that soon the modest inscription on his Twitter biography – “I play tennis” – would be as redundant as his rackets. He has two stark choices: replace the hip that has turned him into a walking target and dream about another improbable comeback in the distant future, or have what is known as re-surfacing, a midway solution that would rescue at least some of his athleticism, if not enough for him to play professional tennis.

Source: DW

Paris: Multiple fatalities after explosion at bakery

13-Jan-2019

Send Facebook Twitter google+ Whatsapp Tumblr linkedin stumble Digg reddit Newsvine. An explosion that caused a fire at a bakery in central Paris on Saturday killed at least two people and injured 47, French authorities said.

Later, the Spanish Foreign Ministry said a woman from Spain who was on holiday in Paris also died as a result of the explosion.

Source: Global News

Leonard scores 20; Raptors clobber Nets 122-105 for fourth consecutive victory

13-Jan-2019

Kawhi Leonard had 20 points and 11 rebounds to lift the Raptors to their fourth consecutive victory, a lopsided 122-105 win over the Brooklyn Nets.

The Raptors head to Washington to face the Wizards on Sunday, and battle the Celtics in Boston on Wednesday before returning home to host Phoenix on Jan. 17.

Source: Fox News

At least 5 killed in crashes related to powerful Winter Storm Gia

Sunday 20:54 GMT

The winter storm dubbed “Gia” has turned deadly as authorities reported at least five killed in crashes as the storm sweeps across the Midwest.

“Just received an update this morning from Missouri Public Safety about condition across the state – very concerned about the situations in St. Louis on I-44, please stay off the roads until conditions improve,” he tweeted.

Source: Fox News

Partial government shutdown: 8 common questions Americans have

Sunday 20:54 GMT

The partial government shutdown that began on Dec. 22 stretched into its fourth week on Saturday as congressional leaders and President Trump remained at an impasse over funding for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.

They must halt “non-essential” discretionary work; those so-called “non-essential” employees are not allowed to work during the shutdown.

Source: BBC

Saudi teen refugee arrives in Canada

13-Jan-2019

A Saudi teenager who fled her family and got stranded at a Bangkok airport has arrived in Canada after being granted asylum there.

Canada has previously angered Saudi Arabia after calling for the release of detained women's rights activists in the country - prompting Riyadh to expel Canada's ambassador and freeze all new trade. She had been on a trip to Kuwait with her family when she fled on a flight to the Thai capital, saying she intended to take a connecting flight to Australia and had an Australian visa.

Source: Fox News

'The Crisis Is Real': Ret. ICE Special Agent Who Survived Ambush Supports ‘Much Needed’ Border Wall

Sunday 20:54 GMT

A retired Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) special agent who survived a deadly ambush in 2011 advocated for a border wall on Tucker Carlson Tonight.

'Do It All, Including the Wall': Obama-Era Border Chief Hits Back at 'Absurd' Border Wall Arguments. 'The Million-Dollar Question Is Why': Wisc. Sheriff, School Official on Jayme Closs Kidnapping. CBP Deputy Head: Southern Border Situation Is 'Unquestionably an Unprecedented Crisis'. Send me email updates from Fox News.

Source: Common Domain

It makes more sense to rent than buy, but only if you live here

13-Jan-2019

“It’s great in theory to buy in those markets and have a lot of disposable income, but the problem is going to be finding a job, period, or a job that will pay as well,” Blomquist said.

Among the 40 counties across the country with more than 1 million residents, only three had housing markets where it was still cheaper to buy a home than rent one: Wayne County (Detroit), Mich.; Philadelphia County, Pa.; and Cuyahoga County, Ohio.

Source: The Guradian

'Ridiculous': report Ivanka Trump could lead World Bank meets scorn

Sunday 20:54 GMT

The Financial Times reported on Friday that the name of Ivanka Trump is “floating around Washington” regarding the need for a new president of the World Bank.

“Of all the people in US who could be World Bank President,” tweeted California Congressman Ted Lieu, sarcastically, “the most qualified is Ivanka Trump, who lost her fashion line & happens to be the daughter of @POTUS. But on politics Twitter, at least, the idea that his replacement might be the first daughter met with widespread derision.

Source: Fox News

Mexico endures gas shortages as government cracks down on narco fuel thieves

13-Jan-2019

The government of Andrés Manuel Lopez Obrador, known as AMLO, has cut off the gas supply in a number of key pipelines transporting fuel from refineries.

The strategy is proving less efficient in transporting gas, leaving Mexico City, México state, Querétaro, Hidalgo, Tlaxcala, Puebla and Morelos facing shortages. In the capital, one station visited by Fox News Friday had a queue of drivers snaking around the block and waiting an hour or more to fill up.

Source: Global News

‘A very brave new Canadian’: Saudi woman who fled allegedly abusive family arrives in Toronto

13-Jan-2019

A young Saudi woman who fled her allegedly abusive family and drew renewed attention to the plight of women in the conservative kingdom has arrived in Toronto after being granted asylum by Canada.

Al-Qunun’s arrival in Canada is likely to exacerbate Canada’s already testy relationship with Saudi Arabia, with the two countries embroiled in a diplomatic spat last year following Ottawa’s criticism of the detention of women’s rights activists in Saudi Arabia.

Source: Fox News

Trump’s immigration offer brings polarized reactions from Dems and GOP

Today 13:34 GMT
Source: Global News

Mexico pipeline explosion that killed 66 is an ‘example’ for fuel thieves, officials say

Today 13:34 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Trump wants $5.7 billion for border wall, extends for 3 years plan for ‘dreamer’ and Temporary Protected Status immigrants

Today 13:34 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Nancy Pelosi hands Donald Trump a lesson in the art of politics

Today 13:34 GMT
Source: Global News

Trump pays tribute to Americans killed in Syria attack claimed by ISIS

Today 09:54 GMT
Source: Global News

Congo top court confirms Felix Tshisekedi as president, runner-up rejects ruling

Today 06:04 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Super blood wolf moon: rare total lunar eclipse to grace northern hemisphere skies

Today 05:09 GMT
Source: Fox News

Christie Brinkley, 64, proudly flaunts swimsuit body in the new year: ‘Off to exercise’

13-Jan-2019
Source: Fox News

Firefighter saves American flag from Vietnam veteran's burning home

Sunday 18:09 GMT
Source: DW

Plovdiv officially kicks off European Capital of Culture festivities

Sunday 18:09 GMT
Source: BBC

Is this the end for R Kelly's music?

13-Jan-2019
Source: BBC

BBC Radio 4 - Radio 4 in Four - The influencers of the beauty industry boom

Sunday 21:48 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Shutdown halts key services – but Trump administration expands oil drilling

13-Jan-2019
Source: BBC

Women storm the Brit Awards nominations

Sunday 16:19 GMT

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