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Trump's First Year: Strong Economy, Weak Poll Numbers

Trump's First Year: Strong Economy, Weak Poll Numbers

The poll was taken before President Trump attacked the U.S. Postal Service's contract with Amazon.com in a tweet on December 29, saying the retail giant should pay more in postage. The president's popularity matters to his party in a year in which the House increasingly seems to be up for grabs. The United States became the only country in the world not to be part of the Paris Climate Agreement when he pulled out in 2017 . Consulte Mais Informação

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Meghalaya, Nagaland to go to polls on Feb 27

Meghalaya, Nagaland to go to polls on Feb 27

Meghalaya Assembly's tenure ends on 06th March this year while it would be 13th March and 14th March respectively for the completion of Assembly tenures in Nagaland and Tripura. The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M)-led Left Front rules Tripura while it is the Congress in Meghalaya. After losing Assam to the BJP, retaining Meghalaya is crucial for the party. Consulte Mais Informação

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FG Shortchanging Electricity Consumers By 2000MW, Fashola says

FG Shortchanging Electricity Consumers By 2000MW, Fashola says

He explained that Nigeria's electricity networks can not support more than 5000mw hence the reason why the extra megawatts generated does not get to the national grid. The minister added that more power plants would be completed this year "which will add nearly 1,600MW to the grid". "This is just to accelerate action to ensure that the 2000mw that is available now gets to the grid and gets to the people because power is coming". Consulte Mais Informação

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Eurico tenta cartada final para impedir vitória de Brant no Conselho — Vasco

Eurico tenta cartada final para impedir vitória de Brant no Conselho — Vasco

Com isso a chapa encabeçada por Julio Brant terá a maioria do colegiado na reunião do conselho que definirá o novo presidente. "E não tenho mais responsabilidade sobre nada aqui", disse Eurico . Representantes de Júlio Brant , opositor e vencedor da eleição de novembro, procuraram a Ferj para resolver a situação após Eurico informar que não havia condições de assumir um jogo em São Januário . Consulte Mais Informação

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China absence looms over Canada meeting on how to pressure North Korea

China absence looms over Canada meeting on how to pressure North Korea

The retired Four Star General added Mr Trump should ensure the rest of the worldwide community abide by the economic sanctions - including Kim Jong-un's allies in China. Depriving Kim Jong Un's regime will be a significant step forward in forcing Pyongyang to abandon the ballistic nuclear missile program and achieve the efforts by Washington to denuclearize the entire Korean peninsula. Consulte Mais Informação

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White House: Trump Supports Republicans' Short-Term Spending Measure

White House: Trump Supports Republicans' Short-Term Spending Measure

If money were to run out, many federal agencies would be shut down and workers sent home. "We're 4 months into the fiscal year and this is our fourth continuing resolution", said House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.). Ryan put the burden on Senate Democrats to back the proposal - which would extend government funding to February 16 and reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program for six years - and avert a government shutdown . Consulte Mais Informação

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Fractured US Republicans seek unity to avert shutdown

Fractured US Republicans seek unity to avert shutdown

The funding measure does not include a legislative shield for Dreamers but it does grant Democrats an unrelated, high-priority measure: A six-year reauthorisation of the Children's Health Insurance Programme (CHIP). The White House later issued a clarification of the president's remarks. The thing is that we're not sure that that could even pass the House. Arriving at the Pentagon for a visit, the president told reporters the government "could very well" shut down. Consulte Mais Informação

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Microsoft Research created a bot that can draw anything you want

Microsoft Research created a bot that can draw anything you want

The bot is able to generate a variety of images, researchers say, including everything from "ordinary pastoral scenes", like those with grazing livestock, to the absurd - like "a floating double-decker bus". "From the data, the machine learning algorithm learns this commonsense where the bird should belong", said Zhang. It generated a blurry, drippy image that resembles both a boat with two decks and a double-decker bus on a lake surrounded by mountains. Consulte Mais Informação

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