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Trump says no amnesty for 'Dreamers,' signals support in broader deal

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 5:59pm
President Donald Trump said on Sunday that his proposed immigration deal to end a 30-day partial government shutdown would not lead to amnesty for "Dreamers," but appeared to signal support for amnesty as part of a broader immigration agreement.

Trump, Erdogan discuss Syria, boosting U.S.-Turkish trade: White House

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 5:45pm
The U.S. and Turkish presidents agreed to keep pursuing a negotiated settlement for northeastern Syria that meets both countries' security needs, as well as their mutual interest in expanding U.S.-Turkish trade, the White House said on Sunday.

Don't hijack Brexit, minister warns Britain's parliament

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 5:41pm
Parliament cannot be allowed to hijack Brexit, Trade Minister Liam Fox said on Sunday, in a warning to lawmakers who want to take more control over Britain's departure from the European Union.

UK's May considering amending Good Friday deal to break Brexit impasse: Daily Telegraph

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 5:41pm
British Prime Minister Theresa May is considering solving a Brexit deadlock by amending a 1998 agreement that ended 30 years of violence in Northern Ireland after ditching attempts to negotiate a cross-party deal, the Daily Telegraph reported late on Sunday.

Rams headed to Super Bowl after overtime win over Saints

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 5:38pm
The Los Angeles Rams won a spot in next month's Super Bowl when they defeated the New Orleans Saints 26-23 in overtime in the National Football Conference (NFC) championship game on Sunday.

Ghosn may have had questionable ethics, co-chair of external Nissan probe says

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 2:39pm
The co-chair of a committee set up by Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co to examine the root cause of alleged financial misconduct by ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn said he believed Ghosn may have had questionable ethical standards.

Bitter cold cancels some U.S. lunar eclipse festivities

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 2:24pm
Many lunar eclipse festivities were canceled due to a flash freeze across the central and northeastern U.S. states on Sunday, with icy roadways rather than cloudy skies blamed by astronomers for spoiling the party.

Giuliani says Trump pursued Moscow tower throughout '16, raising questions

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 1:33pm
U.S. President Donald Trump pursued a business deal to erect a tower bearing his name in Moscow throughout 2016, his attorney said on Sunday, raising new questions for congressional investigators looking into possible ties between the president and Russia.

Police fire tear gas as Greeks protest against Macedonia name deal

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 11:29am
Police fired tear gas to disperse protesters outside parliament on Sunday as tens of thousands of Greeks rallied in Athens to protest ahead of next week's parliamentary vote to ratify a name deal with Macedonia.

Senator Graham urges Trump to meet Pakistan PM Khan

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 10:42am
Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said on Sunday President Donald Trump should meet Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan as soon as possible to reset long-difficult U.S. relations with Pakistan and push for a peaceful settlement in Afghanistan.

Number of dead in Mexico pipeline explosion rises to 79: minister

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 7:46am
Mexico's health minister said on Sunday that the number of people killed in a gasoline pipeline explosion has risen to 79.

Nissan special committee says carmaker suffered from poor governance

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 7:21am
A special committee set up by Nissan Motor Co to examine the root cause of alleged financial misconduct by ousted chairman Carlos Ghosn on Sunday said it appeared that the Japanese carmaker suffered from poor governance procedures, including director compensation.

Do not hijack Brexit, minister warns Britain's parliament

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 6:51am
Parliament cannot be allowed to hijack Brexit, Trade Minister Liam Fox said on Sunday, in a warning to lawmakers who want to take more control over Britain's departure from the European Union.

Afghanistan's Ghani launches bid for second presidential term

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 6:41am
Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani on Sunday entered the 2019 presidential race after forging an alliance with a staunch critic to challenge his former governing partners at a time when the Taliban has shut him out of talks to end more than 17 years of war.

Rheinmetall plans to sue Germany over Saudi arms embargo: Spiegel

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 5:56am
German weapons maker Rheinmetall plans to sue the government over its decision to stop all arms exports to Saudi Arabia after the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Spiegel Online reported on Sunday.

Total lunar eclipse set to wow star gazers, clear skies willing

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 5:44am
Astronomy buffs across the United States have been promised all the makings of a spectacular total lunar eclipse on Sunday except one - clear skies.

Labour says Britain's only options are second Brexit referendum or close EU ties

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 5:14am
Britain's only options are a second Brexit referendum or forging a close economic relationship with the European Union, the main opposition Labour Party said on Sunday.

Parliament cannot hijack Brexit, says British minister Fox

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 5:14am
Britain's parliament has no right to try to "hijack the Brexit process", Trade Minister Liam Fox said on Sunday, after several lawmakers indicated they were launching attempts to take more control over the departure from the European Union.

British PM May to speak to ministers on Brexit on Sunday

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 5:04am
British Prime Minister Theresa May will hold a conference call with ministers on Sunday to discuss Brexit, a government source said.

China set to post slowest growth in 28 years in 2018, more stimulus seen

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 3:26am
China is expected to report on Monday that economic growth cooled to its slowest in 28 years in 2018 amid weakening domestic demand and bruising U.S. tariffs, adding pressure on Beijing to roll out more support measures to avert a sharper slowdown.

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