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Paul Ryan Says Trump's 'Sh*thole Countries' Comment Was 'Unfortunate'

Paul Ryan Says Trump's 'Sh*thole Countries' Comment Was 'Unfortunate'

It's clear that President Trump's remarks regarding "sh*thole countries" are, like his comments made shortly after the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, not going away. Though Trump issued a vague denial that he used "that language" to describe the countries, a senator who attended the meeting confirmed Friday that he heard Trump use the word "not just once, but repeatedly". Consulte Mais Informação

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China's trade surplus soared

China's trade surplus soared

Imports grew 4.5% year-on-year in the month to $177.1 billion, slowing from a rise of 17.7% in November and the lowest reading in a year, according to the customs data. China's goods surplus with the United States, a sore spot in relations between the two nations, hit a record high of $275.81-billion a year ago - topping the previous record in 2015 of $260.8-billion. Consulte Mais Informação

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US Ambassador to Panama Resigns, Citing Trump Policies

US Ambassador to Panama Resigns, Citing Trump Policies

John Feeley , a career diplomat who used to be a helicopter pilot in the Marine Corps , communicated his resignation to the State Department on December 27, indicating he felt he could no longer serve, according to Reuters . Ambassador to the Dominican Republic Wally Brewster, whose appointment generated a backlash because Brewster is married to a man. Editor's note: NPR has decided in this case to spell out the vulgar word that the president reportedly used because it meets. Consulte Mais Informação

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Outrage over Trump slur on 'shithole' countries

Outrage over Trump slur on 'shithole' countries

O'Donnell went on to say that he didn't believe the US President could name more than two African countries and pointed out that parts of some African countries contain massive wealth and high standards of living. Deputy secretary general Jesse Duarte said developing countries do have difficulties but the United States has millions of people out of work or without health care, and "we would not deign to make comments as derogatory". Consulte Mais Informação

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Colorado Rockies lock in Charlie Blackmon for 2018

Colorado Rockies lock in Charlie Blackmon for 2018

Rusin will reportedly earn $1.28 million and Bettis will earn $2 million, according to USA Today's Bob Nightengale . The 31-year-old will be a free agent after the 2018 season and will almost double his 2017 salary of $7.3 million. Left-handed reliever Chris Rusin also signed ahead of arbitration, settling for a one-year, $1,287,500 contract. With the signing of LeMahieu, the Rockies have signed four out of the five arbitration eligible players that they had. Consulte Mais Informação

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Israel Approves More than 1100 New Settler Housing Units in West Bank

Israel Approves More than 1100 New Settler Housing Units in West Bank

Red Crescent officials say more than 200 Palestinians were wounded when Israeli troops fired live and rubber bullets. At least 41 people suffered light and moderate injuries as a result. "An Israeli father of six was killed last night in cold blood by Palestinian terrorists", Friedman said on Twitter on Wednesday after a 35-year-old was killed near an illegal Israeli settlement near Nablus. Consulte Mais Informação

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'Flu Is Everywhere,' CDC Says as Virus Hits Its Peak

'Flu Is Everywhere,' CDC Says as Virus Hits Its Peak

A 1-year-old boy in Lucas County in northwest Ohio and a 4-year-old boy in Montgomery County in southwest Ohio both have died from the flu , the Ohio Department of Health reported Wednesday . But you are less likely to be hospitalized. A sharp rise in cases seen by Global Positioning System in the past week - up 78% on the week before - suggests it could be the worst flu season for seven years. Consulte Mais Informação

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Palmeiras vence o Botafogo-PB e avança à terceira fase da Copinha

Palmeiras vence o Botafogo-PB e avança à terceira fase da Copinha

O carioca também avançou ao fazer 2 a 1 no São Bernardo-SP. O Palmeiras teve o domínio da posse de bola. Na segunda etapa tudo deu certo. Yan abriu o placar aos sete minutos e deu tranquilidade ao campeão paulista. A Copa São Paulo é dividida em sete fases e após a terceira já se inicia as oitavas de finais. Na história, o Vasco tem apenas um título, em 1992. Já o Palmeiras ainda corre atrás do sonho de levantar a primeira taça na competição, que acontece desde 1969. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump rep, former porn star deny 'hush money' claims

Trump rep, former porn star deny 'hush money' claims

The Journal reported at the time that the National Enquirer , which supports Trump, paid a former Playboy model $150,000 for a story about an affair with the future President, but the tabloid did not publish it. Adult film actress Stormy Daniels appears during an autograph signing for Wicked Pictures at the 2012 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino January 20, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Consulte Mais Informação

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Second referendum on European Union would overturn leave decision, survey finds

Second referendum on European Union would overturn leave decision, survey finds

Speaking to BBC Daily Politics , Mr Bolton said Mr Farage's comments were not a call for a second Brexit referendum but a warning that Britons may be "confronted with it in the future". The Liberal Democrats and other pro-EU opposition politicians have called continually for a second referendum, arguing that British voters did not know the full implications of leaving the European Union when they voted in the 2016 referendum. Consulte Mais Informação

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Measles Warning for People Who Traveled Through Newark Airport

Measles Warning for People Who Traveled Through Newark Airport

Section C1 of the terminal, the closest to the fire, was evacuated as the airport redirected all departure flights to other areas, officials said. Anyone who was at the airport between 6:30 a.m. The Newark Fire Department put the fire out within an hour. "Had to evacuate. Now floods of people trying to get thru security". Measles symptoms include rash, high fever, cough, runny nose and red, watery eyes. Consulte Mais Informação

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Alagamentos deixam ao menos dois mortos e dois desaparecidos em SC

Alagamentos deixam ao menos dois mortos e dois desaparecidos em SC

Outras nove cidades de Santa Catarina estão sendo afetadas. A Secretaria de Obras ainda trabalha na limpeza das pistas. Quinhentas pessoas estão desalojadas. Já em Imbituba , no Sul do Estado, até São Francisco do Sul , no Litoral Norte, o acumulado supera os 100mm. Além do ar úmido e quente que persiste por toda a Região Sul do Brasil, o que por si só já favorece a formação de nuvens carregadas em vários locais, mais áreas de instabilidade devem crescer sobre o norte da Argentina e ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Pakistan feels betrayed by US: COAS

Pakistan feels betrayed by US: COAS

The US is not contemplating any unilateral action inside Pakistan but is "seeking cooperation to tackle Afghan nationals who, according to the US, use Pakistan's soil against Afghanistan", added the statement. Pakistan was initially fearful that Trump would launch a strike in Pakistan - similar to the secret 2011 raid that captured Osama bin Laden outside Islamabad - and put its forces on alert the day the aid suspension was announced. Consulte Mais Informação

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