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  • Read: President Trump’s address on immigration proposal, ending shutdown

    (CNN) — The following is a transcript of President Donald Trump’s address to the nation regarding his proposal to end the partial government shutdown. Just a short time ago, I had the honor of presiding over the swearing in of five new great American citizens. It was a beautiful ceremony and a moving reminder of our nation’s proud history of welcoming legal immigrants from all over the world into our national family. I told them that the beauty and majesty of […]

  • Trump expected to propose extending DACA, TPS protections in exchange for wall funding

    (CNN) — President Donald Trump is expected to propose extending protections for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals recipients and individuals with Temporary Protected Status in exchange for border wall funding in his remarks Saturday afternoon, a senior administration official and a source familiar with the matter confirmed to CNN. The President’s latest offer, which he is set to deliver from the White House Saturday at 4 p.m. ET, will link his demand for $5.7 billion for a border wall to […]

  • $1 home deal leaves Italian mayor ‘flabbergasted’ by response

    SAMBUCA, Italy – Tempted by the deal offering homes for just over $1 in the town of Sambuca on Italy’s island of Sicily? You and everyone else. Since CNN Travel broke the news about the €1 ($1.14) offer aimed at revitalizing a beautiful but depopulated community, there’s been a stampede to buy. Within 48 hours of the story going live, the town has been inundated with tens of thousands of inquiries from people hoping to grab their piece of the rural Italian […]

  • George W. Bush delivers pizza to Secret Service detail, calls for an end to the shutdown

    Former President George W. Bush called for federal lawmakers to “put politics aside” and end the government shutdown in an Instagram post Friday that showed him giving pizza to his Secret Service detail. “@LauraWBush and I are grateful to our Secret Service personnel and the thousands of Federal employees who are working hard for our country without a paycheck,” he wrote in the post, with a photo of himself bringing his detail boxes of pizza. “And we thank our fellow citizens […]

  • Mueller’s office disputes BuzzFeed report that Trump directed Michael Cohen to lie to Congress

    Special counsel Robert Mueller’s office disputed an explosive story from BuzzFeed News as “not accurate” Friday night, after the news outlet reported the President had directed his personal attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress, for which Cohen was later prosecuted. “BuzzFeed’s description of specific statements to the Special Counsel’s Office, and characterization of documents and testimony obtained by this office, regarding Michael Cohen’s Congressional testimony are not accurate,” said Peter Carr, a spokesman for Mueller’s office, in a statement. […]

  • Former Chicago officer Jason Van Dyke sentenced to 81 months for fatally shooting Laquan McDonald

    Former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke was sentenced Friday to six years and nine months in the killing of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, more than four years after the shooting. Van Dyke was found guilty in October of second-degree murder and 16 counts of aggravated battery with a firearm — one for each time McDonald was struck — for the 2014 shooting. The veteran police officer was convicted in October of second-degree murder and 16 counts of aggravated battery with a firearm for […]

  • Legendary great white shark filmed swimming with divers off Hawaii

    A great white shark, believed to be one of the largest on the planet, has been spotted by divers as it fed on a whale carcass off the coast of Hawaii. The divers, who captured remarkable footage of the encounter, say the shark is Deep Blue – a 20-foot-long female. The creature approached the team’s boat to scratch herself on Tuesday, and was flanked by two “dancing” dolphins as she swam, diver Ocean Ramsey wrote on Instagram alongside a picture […]

  • Students Create 3D Printed Legs for Blue the Chicken

    Mill Creek Township, PA (WNEP) — A chicken is about to get a new lease on life thanks to a group of eighth graders. An accident left Blue the chicken with one leg Now students in Lycoming County are using their school’s 3D printer to build him a new one. Steven Miller, 10, wakes up early to feed his chickens outside his home near Montoursville. The Miller family owns over a dozen ducks and chickens, but only one lives in […]

  • What TSA is telling key officials to say about the shutdown

    (CNN) — Top Transportation Security Administration management has instructed key agency officials at airports around the country to not make details public about how many officers are missing work due to the partial government shutdown, according to an internal email obtained exclusively by CNN. The talking points sent Friday morning from TSA’s deputy assistant administrator for public affairs, Jim Gregory, illustrate how the agency is working behind the scenes to control messaging on how the four-week government shutdown is impacting […]

  • White House announces second Trump-Kim summit

    The White House announced Friday that a second summit will take place between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in February.