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ICE Raids Result in almost 700 Arrested, 51 in San Antonio ICE Raids Result in almost 700 Arrested, 51 in San Antonio
- February 16, 2017

Within days of taking office, however, Mr. Trump issued an executive order that expanded the definition of criminality so broadly as to encompass virtually any undocumented immigrant charged with a crime or even suspected of having broken a law. (more...)
Betsy DeVos Leaves DC School Because Of Protesters
- February 13, 2017

Medsker did not plan to join the crowd as she didn't want to appear to be protesting DeVos . Keep giving money to senators and buying your way to the position. Jennifer Ibrahim, 34, a humanitarian worker, brought her toddler son in a stroller to the protest. The District of Columbia Public Schools said DeVos had "a productive meeting" with students and staff. (more...)
Trump and Abe forge close bonds after North Korea 'missile launch' Trump and Abe forge close bonds after North Korea 'missile launch'
- February 12, 2017

Japan and South Korea agreed Sunday to closely coordinate both bilaterally and multilaterally with the United States and United Nations in addressing North Korea's latest test-launch of a ballistic missile, the Japanese Foreign Ministry said. (more...)
Massive storm to hit Northeast creates messy commute Massive storm to hit Northeast creates messy commute
- February 12, 2017

That will likely turn the rain into snow. A New York City doorman died while shovelling snow as he slipped and fell down a flight of stairs, crashing into a window that cut his neck, police reported. During Sunday night , any mix should change over to all snow everywhere, and winds will strengthen Monday morning. The NWS warns that snow and ice accumulations will create hazardous driving conditions, as well as strong winds with gusts of 30 to 40 miles per hour. (more...)
'Night to Shine' full of smiles in Putnam County 'Night to Shine' full of smiles in Putnam County
- February 11, 2017

By February, about 100 people from the region had been invited to attend, and a few hundred more had been vetted to volunteer, doing everything from the ladies' hair to being a buddy so participants were never alone at the dance. The movement began two years ago with 7,000 guests at 44 host churches. Karaoke was set up in one of the rooms in the church, and photos were being taken next door. (more...)
Donald Trump and China's president finally broke the ice-by snail mail Donald Trump and China's president finally broke the ice-by snail mail
- February 10, 2017

Both leaders extended invitations to meet in their respective countries. "China can take this as a chance to help Trump to shape his view on dealing with China which is good for both sides", Chu said. Steve Bannon said he thinks the USA will be at war with China within the next five to 10 years. In a separate statement carried by China's Foreign Ministry, Xi said China appreciated Trump's upholding of the "one China" policy. (more...)