Jackson said he encouraged the fast-food loving president - who he said is 6-feet-3 and weighs 239 pounds -to drop 10 to 15 pounds by cutting calories and fats from his diet and embark on a daily exercise regimen. Trump's near obesity, according to his BMI, has stirred speculation over whether Jackson is lying about Trump's weight or glossing over the truth about his health.
The House voted Thursday night to keep the government open through mid-February and now the matter moves to the Senate. WASHINGTON-With a possible federal shutdown looming, U.S. CNN's Jim Acosta reported Thursday that White House staffers were mulling the idea that Trump could use Twitter later to signal that the federal government will not close down.
In another ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the worldwide border in R S Pura, Arnia and Ramgarh sectors of Jammu & Kashmir, two civilians lost their lives whereas nine were injured. The official said Pakistan Rangers used heavy-calibre long-range weapons, including 120mm mortars having a range of 7km and 82mm mortars with a range of 4.5km.
Al Shabab, an Arabic phrase that means 'the youngsters ', emerged in 2006 as a radical wing of the disappeared Council of Islamic Courts, was linked in 2012 to al Qaeda and struggles to impose an Islamic State based on the Sharia law. It says no civilians were killed in the attack. The US has carried out over 30 airstrikes against the terror group since President Donald Trump granted the military the authority to target al-Shabaab in 2017.
Stage 13 is the last major opportunity to win back a major chunk of time, so expect fireworks. For the cars, the stage 11 was of 747 km and Toyota Gazoo Racing SA's Bernhard Ten Brinke and Michel Perin finished the first leg of the marathon stage on top.
Democrats, however, appeared determined to block the measure, insisting on a deal that would protect from deportation so-called "Dreamers" - the 700,000 immigrants who entered the country illegally as children. "I don't think there is" going to be a shutdown, Cornyn said, but added, "I can't tell you exactly what the path forward is right now ". The president had meant to leave Washington late Friday afternoon ahead of a lavish celebration of his first year in office that is planned for ...
Jackson praised Trump for having a "continues to enjoy the significant longterm cardiac and overall health benefits that come from a lifetime of abstinence from tobacco and alcohol". The test, called the Montreal Cognitive Assessment , is a screening tool used to identify mild cognitive impairment or dementia. "He wants immigrants to come in from everywhere, but he wants to do that through a merit-based system", said Sanders.
Counting of votes in the three States would be taken up on 03rd March and results are expected to be out by the evening on the same day. The notification for the Tripura elections will be issued on January 24. The electoral outcome in Meghalaya, where the Congress has been battling internal troubles, is critical for the party. After losing Assam to the BJP, retaining Meghalaya is crucial for the party.
North Korean women will - upon expected approval by the IOC - play alongside their South Korean counterparts in ice hockey on what would be the first unified Korean team at an global sporting event since 1991. Pyongyang said it would send three officials to the Peace House located in the truce village of Panmunjom, led by Jon Jong-su, Vice Chairman of the Committee for Peaceful Reunification.
It's not clear if there were any reports of damage or injuries. Yolanda Vallejo, the owner of Rivera del Mar RV Park in Loreto, told the Associated Press, "We've felt similar earthquakes". PT. with an epicenter southwest of Hermosillo, Mexico where the North America and Pacific plates meet. The Zone is a seismic area which lies between the opening to the Gulf and Los Cabos on the southernmost tip of the Baja California peninsula, to the San Andreas fault, which runs through the USA state of ...
The decision to form a joint team in the women's ice hockey category, however, was met with considerable controversy in South Korea , as some fans believe it could hurt the country's prospects of earning a medal. "Let's hope that the experience gives the North Korean athletes a small taste of freedom and that it rubs off", said Michael Anton, a spokesman for the National Security Council.
More than 5,000 army jawans led by Major General Rajpurohith, Deputy Commandant and chief instructor of ASC center and college, fought to douse it. According to official sources, thick smoke from the fire was first noticed around 10 am, following which residents alerted the authorities.
Orlando, with the help of Jonathon Simmons and his 10 points, held Cleveland to just 17 points in that frame while putting in 33 of their own. The Cleveland Cavaliers are pursuing a dramatic reshaping of their roster before the N.B.A.'s February 8 trade deadline in hopes of rising out of a worrisome midseason funk, according to two people familiar with the team's plans.
While some senators and Trump aides have said they did not hear him use that exact word, others said they did. "Deals can't get made when there is no trust!" Asked about Trump reportedly referring to African countries as "shithole [s]", Sanders denied that Trump used that specific term and said, "No one here is going to pretend like the president is always politically correct".
The government's announcement, made without fanfare on a website Saturday, came four days after a federal judge in San Francisco issued an order temporarily blocking the Trump administration's decision to phase out the program. I want to stop the massive inflow of drugs", he tweeted . However, many people involved in the meeting said Trump's racist comments are to blame. Many Democrats said they're still unlikely to support the measure without an agreement on immigration.
One person briefed on the meeting said when Durbin got to Haiti, Trump began to ask why we want people from Haiti and more Africans in the USA and added that the U.S. "Why are we having all these people from s***hole countries come here?" Tom Cotton - another Trump ally at the meeting - went on Sunday talk shows to say that Trump never used that language.
The optics of being in Mar-a-Lago during a government shutdown would be awful, the official said , but so far the contingency plan being most discussed is delaying departure until Saturday. "If there is a shutdown he won't go", one official said on condition of anonymity. Nelson, the only statewide elected Democrat from Florida, faced pressure from immigration activists to join the more liberal wing of his party to vote against a short-term spending bill without a solution for ...
Paul McCarthy, executive secretary of the FWA, had previously said: "Early on Thursday morning, Pele suffered a faint and was admitted to a hospital in Brazil, where he has undergone medical tests that have diagnosed suffering from severe exhaustion".
President Trump signed a bill Friday to reauthorize a controversial government surveillance program, extending the ability of law enforcement officials to collect and keep - but not always see - the private communications of American citizens.
The House of Representatives passed legislation on Thursday that would fund CHIP for six years while funding the rest of the government for an additional month. Republicans are now accusing Senate Democrats of taking the government hostage and harming government employees, who could face delays in paychecks, to obtain its demands.