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People HUD awards $1.98 million for homeless services in Clark County
Author: 0 HUD awards $1.98 million for homeless services in Clark County

The HUD's Continuum of Care grants are meant to move the homeless off the streets and into transitional or permanent housing. California topped the list of state and local programs being funded by the grants, with 900 programs being funded for a total of $382,566,777.

People Trump administration to continue withholding $255m military aid to Pakistan
Author: 0 Trump administration to continue withholding $255m military aid to Pakistan

The official added that Trump would continue to review Pakistan's level of cooperation. A meeting of Pakistan National Security Committee (NSC), chaired by Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, hit out at US President Donald Trump's tweet from Monday and said the remarks made target the trust between the two countries.

People Zimbabwe's President Mnangagwa To Visit Angola Friday
Author: 0 Zimbabwe's President Mnangagwa To Visit Angola Friday

It was unclear where he gave the interview. Mnangagwa was dismissed two days later and fled the country, only to return triumphant in the wake of the coup. "They are afraid of elections". He accused Mnangagwa and Chiwenga of involvement in the Gukurahundi massacres of the 1980s that claimed the lives of around 20 000 regime opponents, including children and women, in the country's southwest.

People Rep. McSally Formally Announces Run for US Senate
Author: 0 Rep. McSally Formally Announces Run for US Senate

McSally, an Air Force Academy graduate and the first U.S. woman to fly combat missions in enemy territory, lost two bids for the House before narrowly defeating former U.S. "My friend, Martha McSally, she's the real deal". The late former senator Barry Goldwater, R-Ariz., and Sen. John McCain in 2016. McSally, who served 26 years in the USA military, also used her experience to hit out at the Democrats in the Senate in the video, saying, "after taking on terrorists in combat, the liberals ...

People United States announces new travel advisory, asks citizens not to visit Pakistan
Author: 0 United States announces new travel advisory, asks citizens not to visit Pakistan

The new ranking is likely to be a boost to country's tourism sector, which has in the past been affected by America's warning on its nationals against travel to Kenya. "Reconsider travel to Pakistan due to terrorism". Under the new rankings, level 1 , the lowest advisory, signals a need to "exercise normal precautions" in places where there is no more than the usual risk involved in worldwide travel.

People European Union to get its own finance minister: German SPD leader
Author: 0 European Union to get its own finance minister: German SPD leader

Merkel and the SPD also plan to join French President Emmanuel Macron in launching a far-reaching makeover of the Europe Union, the 28-page paper says. NELSON: She said she wasn't sure until the very end that the deal would happen and lauded the negotiators for persevering. Five days of exploratory talks are scheduled to this evening, when both sides will announce whether they have enough common ground to proceed to formal coalition talks - with public spending one of the hot-button ...

People Pakistan take on Afghanistan in U19 World Cup opener
Author: 0 Pakistan take on Afghanistan in U19 World Cup opener

In reply, India reached the target with five overs to spare. Haryana's Deepak Malik (B3) top-scored with an unbeaten 79 off 71 balls, striking eight boundaries, while Venkatesh (64 off 55 balls) and skipper Ajay Reddy (47 off 34) shared 106 runs for the fourth wicket.

People China's trade with North Korea dropped sharply in 2017
Author: 0 China's trade with North Korea dropped sharply in 2017

Trump said. Bilateral trade with North Korea took a dramatic turn in 2017, with North Korean imports down 81.6 percent, totaling $54.34 million, according to Chinese data. The "continued strength of China's exports to the U.S.is bound to add to U.S". "The next stage is an open economy that focuses on a balance of trade", he said.

People Korea, US Discuss Coordination over Inter-Korean Relations
Author: 0 Korea, US Discuss Coordination over Inter-Korean Relations

Both countries have denied the charges, but the reports have nonetheless put a spotlight on the importance of maritime trade and smuggling to the North Korean government's continued survival and weapons development. Responding to such concerns on Thursday, Brian Hook, the director of policy planning within the U.S. State Department, said the meeting is focused on United Nations sending states only, but key regional players like neighbours China and Russian Federation are being kept apprised.

People Has North Korea's latest strategy stumped the United States?
Author: 0 Has North Korea's latest strategy stumped the United States?

North Korea confirmed on Tuesday that it will send a delegation of athletes to the Olympics, which take place in Pyeongchang next month, despite the two countries technically still being at war. At the same time, South Korea conducted its annual joint war games with the U.S., including U.S. Air Force strategic bombers, nuclear-powered aircraft carriers and submarines.

People Zuma to set up commission to probe influence-peddling
Author: 0 Zuma to set up commission to probe influence-peddling

Zuma's detractors say that his continued tenure as state president will severely hamper the ANC's efforts to decisively win the 2019 elections. The political turmoil over the numerous corruption allegations has hurt South Africa's economy, which briefly dipped into recession past year.

People Trump lawyer arranged pre-election hush money for porn star
Author: 0 Trump lawyer arranged pre-election hush money for porn star

Trump´s longtime attorney Michael Cohen brokered the payment to the woman in October 2016 - one month before the election - under a deal that included a nondisclosure agreement, the sources told the newspaper. The examples are numerous, but Trump has flatly denied them all. The president has repeatedly said that all of the more than a dozen women who've accused him of sexual misconduct or assault are liars.

People NY bombing suspect pleads not guilty
Author: 0 NY bombing suspect pleads not guilty

Ullah was indicted Wednesday , Jan. 10, 2018, in the failed pipe bombing of the NY subway system in December. He said he had been inspired by ISIS attacks on Christmas markets in Europe, and was looking to retaliate for US airstrikes in Syria, according to The New York Times.

People Turkey Summons US Charge d'Affaires over Washington Support to YPG
Author: 0 Turkey Summons US Charge d'Affaires over Washington Support to YPG

Turkey also sees the YPG as an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party ( PKK ), and believes it is waging an insurgency against the Turkish state. The Syria issue was discussed when Kosnett was summoned to the ministry, the source said. Russia's ambassador to Ankara, Alexei Yerkhov and Iranian ambassador Mohammad Ebrahim Taherian Fard were called in to express Turkey's discontent over the continuing attacks in Idlib.

People Karni sena calls 'Janta Curfew' over Padmaavat release
Author: 0 Karni sena calls 'Janta Curfew' over Padmaavat release

Soon, Himachal Pradesh also followed suit prompting Karni Sena to take their protests to pan-India. According to The New Indian Express , the State's government said that there was no order as such to ban the film's release. The statement further said, "Bhansali Productions and Viacom 18 Motion Pictures, have accepted and have made all the above changes". On the same day, Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhra Raje had announced that the controversial movie will not be released in the state ...

People Canada Schoolgirl, 11, Attacked For Wearing A Hijab
Author: 0 Canada Schoolgirl, 11, Attacked For Wearing A Hijab

Khawlah Noman said a young man approached her with scissors twice while she was walking to school. The man ran off, Khawlah said, noting that she crossed the street with her brother to join other students walking to school. "My heart goes out the young girl who was attacked, seemingly for her religion", Trudeau told reporters in London, Ont. The girl was not physically hurt.

People Flu hospitalizations in Pueblo spike
Author: 0 Flu hospitalizations in Pueblo spike

Mitchell says the hospital first started to see a spike in flu cases last December. "Starting about two and a half weeks ago we began to see a significant uptick in the number of emergency room visits directly related to the flu". Annual hospitalizations range from 140,000 to 710,000 and deaths are estimated between 12,000 and 56,000 each year. That marked a sharp increase from the 46 people per 100,000 with the flu in the last week of 2017.

People India confirms NSAs met in Bangkok
Author: 0 India confirms NSAs met in Bangkok

MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said, "I am agreeing that talks took place". A day after the mother and wife of Kulbhushan Jadhav met him in Islamabad, Indian National Security Advisors Ajit Doval and is Pakistani counterpart Lt General Nasir Khan Janjua (retired) reportedly met for secret talks in Thailand capital Bangkok on December 26, 2017.