BANGKOK (Reuters) – A motorcycle bomb exploded in a market in Thailand’s southern Yala province on Monday, killing three people and wounding 18, a spokesman for the Internal Security Operations Command (ISOC) said."Bomb in market in Thailand's south kills three, wounds 18: security official"
Mario Anzuoni As actress Kristen Bell has been careful to point out, she is not the first female host of the Screen Actors Guild Awards. She’s the first host, period. It was always going to be hard for the SAG Awards to top this year’s Golden Globes, with its all black-clad red carpet and empowering speeches that declared #TimesUp on sexual abuse in Hollywood. But with Bell and an army of female presenters leading the…"Kristen Bell Calls Out Melania Trump at SAG Awards"
What do NASA tours, Air Force Academy athletics and military base commissaries have in common? All have come to a halt during the current government shutdown."The lesser-known effects of a government shutdown"
Photo Illustration by Sarah Rogers/The Daily Beast The document didn’t mince words. It claimed three-quarters of “international terrorism” convicts were immigrants, an assertion meant to bolster Donald Trump’s cherished Muslim-focused ban on entering the country. And the report put the claim in the mouths of an agency assembled to keep Americans safe after 9/11: the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Working off the 549 federal international-terrorism convictions tallied by the Justice Department, the document stated:…"Team Trump Bypassed DHS Analysts to Produce Bogus Terror Report"
The White House public comment line wasn’t working on Sunday, and people who called the number were told it’s the Democrats’ fault."White House changes public voice mail to blame Democrats for shutdown"
When is a spending deal not a spending deal? When it’s a DACA deal."Opinion: Democrats have a lot of explaining to do"
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic Senator Dick Durbin said on Sunday that Senate leaders were discussing a "path" to a vote to provide legal protection for so-called Dreamers, young people who illegally immigrated to the United States as children. "There's a conversation obviously still going on about whether there's a path to getting a vote on the DACA-Dreamer issue," the No. 2 Senate Democrat told Reuters, adding that he did not know how far negotiations between…"Senator Durbin: Leadership discussing path to immigration vote"
“As long as Stephen Miller is in charge of negotiating immigration, we’re going nowhere.”"Lindsey Graham Slams Trump Aide, Says White House Staff Making Negotiations ‘Difficult’"
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican Senator John Cornyn predicted on Sunday that the U.S. government would remain shut on Monday, as lawmakers meet to negotiate an end to the impasse, Fox News Channel reported."Senate Republican predicts U.S. government to remain shut Monday"