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Trump's next move: H-1B and other work visa reforms

In a draft executive order dated January 23 obtained by CNNMoney, changes could impact numerous programs. "We think it's a very unsafe policy", Mr Levie con...


Trump Won't Target U.S. Citizens in Terror Strikes, Spicer Says

A relative said that among the children killed in the raid was al-Awlaqi's daughter, Nura, who lived with the family of her maternal uncle. They burned the ho...


Uber, Lyft caught up in immigration protest controversy

The #DeleteUber backlash picked up after Uber tweeted that it was suspending surge prices to JFK Saturday (Jan. 28). HotAir.com is crying foul over the bo...


Attorneys-general from 15 U.S. states decry Donald Trump's immigration order

Ferguson was one of 16 state attorneys general who released a statement Sunday calling Trump's immigration action "un-American and unlawful". Protesters at ...


Donald Trump's travel ban a 'great gift to extremists': Zarif

Iran intends to limit visas awarded to American tourists, according to the Associated Press. " #MuslimBan 7/7" he wrote. Trump's order will also cancel the...


Trump to order Joint Chiefs to draft ISIS strategy, restructure security council

In a call with Russian President Vladimir Putin Saturday, Trump and his counterpart agreed to increase cooperation between the two countries' militaries in the ...


Preparations for Chinese New Year

So, anyone who is a rooster this lunar year needs to be on their best behavior. Once again, China is trying to put a damper on everyone's Chinese New Yea...


Iraqi Refugees Detained at NYC Airport

Demonstrators angry over the detention of travelers at John F. Kennedy International Airport gathered at the busy travel hub on 28 January 2017, denouncing and...


Putin-Trump set to speak by phone on Saturday

Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov told local news media that Putin will congratulate Trump on the inauguration during their phone call on Saturday , and l...


Butler, Wade on Rondo rant: No hard feelings

I'm going to come in here and work, do what I can for this team while I'm here. As Rondo said: "It takes 1-15 to win". "It doesn't mean enough to guys aro...


Labour decision to whip Article 50 triggers frontbench resignation

She is a great asset to the Labour Party and a strong voice for Wales. The move is another blow to Corbyn, who has promised not to block the UK's divorce from...


Russia, Turkey and Iran pledge to boost Syria truce after peace talks

The Astana peace talks, Russian Federation has underlined, is just a complementary platform to Geneva meetings and does not seek rivalry. The UN special env...


Trump Will Sign Executive Orders To Advance Keystone And Dakota Pipelines

The American Civil Liberties Union called the signing of the executive orders a "slap in the face". "Sometimes it takes many, many years and we don't want...


Netherlands moves on abortion funding after Trump reinstates 'gag rule'

Minister Lilianne Ploumen of Development Cooperation is working to counteract one of the first decisions made by new United States president Donald Trump . One...


New Gambian president Adama Barrow set to return Thursday

Barrow had put off his return to The Gambia until his safety could be guaranteed by thousands of soldiers from five African nations now deployed in the tiny nat...


Passenger train smashes into FedEx trailer at crossing in Utah

Maybe the weather was restricting visibility because not one but two trucks pass almost at the same time without ever noticing the train. Less than a minute a...


Iran says Astana talks reinforce legitimacy of Syrian regime

The Syrian opposition was dissatisfied with the communique and issued its own plan for monitoring cease-fire violations, while Damascus representatives said the...


Russia's FSB arrests Kaspersky's top cybercrime investigator allegedly for treason

Kaspersky Lab confirmed Stoyanov's arrest but pointed out that the investigation was being carried out against him as a private person with the company not bein...


Congress names Priyanka Gandhi as 'star campaigner' for UP polls

So many others more handsome", Katiyar told Times Now, when asked if he thought Priyanka campaigning would be an advantage for the Congress in the upcoming Utta...


The 'most awkward inauguration moment' between Donald Trump and Melania

She has not made her first official statement as first lady yet, but on Inauguration Day, Melania Trump's ensemble seemed to speak for her. CNN video of t...


Trump Addresses CIA, Wrongly Says Inauguration Crowd Reached Washington Monument

FBI director James Comey declined to confirm or describe the nature of the Government's investigation, both during a congressional hearing and in closed-door ...


Bill to replace Jallikattu ordinance to be tabled

The protestors in various parts of the State, including those in Marina, "called off" their week-long agitation, but refused to leave the venue, leading to the ...


MH370 families plead for search to continue at Australia meet

No trace of the plane has been found in the 120,000 square-kilometre (46,000 square miles) designated search zone. "The MH370 next of kin implore the governme...


What is the Mexico City abortion rule?

Since then, it has been reinstated by every Republican president and rescinded by every Democratic president within their first few days in office. According ...


Dwayne Johnson will get his own Black Adam movie

There's no word yet on what this means for the aforementioned Black Adam movie, or if there's a writer for that project - which is being developed concurrently ...


Turkish leader Erdogan pushes to create powerful presidency

Also, the referendum states that a president would be allowed to serve two (2) terms of five (5) years. A change to the presidential system would be a crownin...


S.Korean culture minister in custody over artist blacklist

Shortly after her arrest, Cho tendered her resignation to Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-Ahn, a spokesman for the prime minister's office said. Cho and Kim are accu...


OPEC, Russia 'Ahead Of Schedule' On Oil Output Cuts

Kuwait's Minister of Oil Essam Abdul-Mohsen Al-Marzouq arrived here on Friday to chair the first meeting of the ministerial committee in charge of monitoring co...


Rockets hit Istanbul police station and ruling party office

The attack came in the same area as where the gunman blamed for the New Year shooting in an elite nightclub in Istanbul was arrested. The shooter opened fire ...


AFCON 2017: Gyan's Goal Vs Mali Sends Ghana into Quarter-finals

The Black Stars prepare for their second group C tie against Mali, with Frank Acheampong replacing, injured Baba Rahman . Asamoah Gyan scored the game's on...