Here’s why the new trade deal with Mexico likely won’t pay for a southern border wall, despite Trump’s claims – CNBC

President Donald Trump once assured enthusiastic crowds that Mexico would pay for the his proposed border wall — even outlining a “one-time payment” proposal as a candidate. Now he says that the wall would be funded “indirectly” through new revenue streams or savings created by a renegotiated trade deal.

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No, Godzilla can’t go ice skating in Connecticut – CTPost

<!– hearst/gallery/main.tpl –> Image 1 of / 27 Caption Close Image 1 of 27 No, Godzilla can’t go ice skating in Connecticut 1  /  27 Back to Gallery <!– text –> How thick would the ice have to be if, for example, Godzilla wanted to go skating? <!– text –> It’s unseasonably warm in Connecticut — don’t expect any ponds to freeze anytime soon — but it’s apparently something folks in the city of Oconomowoc, in southeastern Wisconsin, need to worry about. <!– video –> <!– /item float –> <!–…

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Hombre muere decapitado por un helicóptero

FLORIDA – Las autoridades están investigando una muerte ocurrida en el Aeropuerto Regional de Brooksville – Tampa Bay durante la tarde del jueves. Según las autoridades, un hombre murió decapitado por las aspas de un helicóptero aproximadamente a las 4 p.m. del jueves. De acuerdo al reporte oficial una persona llamo al 9-1-1 para reportar que él y otra persona estaban utilizando un carro eléctrico para arrancar un helicóptero cuando por alguna razón desconocida la nave se levanto bruscamente y luego cayó. Dicho movimiento causó que las aspas principales golpearan…

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Visas para EEUU: Trump anuncia cambios migratorios

El presidente Donald Trump declaró este viernes que habrá cambios en el sistema de otorgamiento de visas H1-B, usadas para empleados de empresas tecnológicas u otra mano de obra cualificada. Los que tienen las visas H1-B “pueden estar tranquilos” porque habrá cambios “que harán más simple y más duradero el proceso y podría facilitarles el recibimiento de la ciudadanía”, dijo el mandatario vía Twitter. Visa S a cambio de colaborar con gobierno de EEUU Trump dice que quiere alentar la entrada a Estados Unidos de personas talentosas y de alta…

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Buscan en basurero a padre hispano desaparecido

NUEVA YORK – El Departamento de Policía de Nueva York busca en un depósito de basura de Pensilvania al padre peruano reportado como desaparecido desde el 20 de diciembre en Staten Island. Fuentes de la ley citadas por nuestra cadena hermana NBC 4 New York revelaron que el rastreo en el depósito de basura Republic Service Conestoga Landfill, a unas 140 millas de la ciudad de Nueva York, es debido a que se sospecha que Michael Stewart podría estar muerto. Stewart, de origen peruano e irlandés y padre de dos…

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National Why a new trade deal with Mexico is unlikely to pay for a border wall – WCPO

Since he announced his intention to run for President in 2015, one of Donald Trump’s most consistent promises to his supporters has been to build a wall on the Mexican border. And not just that he would build the wall, but that Mexico would pay for it. Trump is so adamant about building the wall that, so far, he refuses to sign a bill that funds the government — unless it provides $5 billion in funding for the barrier on the southern border. The refusal and the opposition in Congress…

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Desesperada búsqueda de bebé secuestrado da giro trágico

SAN ANTONIO – La investigación en la desaparición del pequeño King Jay Dávila dio un giro trágico este viernes tras encontrarse el cuerpo del niño. Los restos del bebé de 8 meses fueron descubiertos cerca de la casa de sus familiares, ubicada en 5800 Castle Brook Drive, al este de San Antonio. Arrestan a familiares de bebé desaparecido King Jay Dávila Según la policía, el padre identificado como Christopher Dávila, de 34 años, admitió haber enterrado el cadáver de su hijo y llevó a los investigadores a un campo. En…

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Trump Thought It Would Only Take Three Days to Get Mexico to Pay for the Wall – The Daily Beast

Nearly three weeks into a federal shutdown that has stalled immigration courts, driven unpaid TSA workers to walk off the job, cancelled long-planned border inspections, and left America’s national parks overflowing with poop, President Donald Trump has so far refused to back down from his position that the government’s doors must remain closed until Congress appropriates funds for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. But in the face of a breakdown of government services threatening America’s economy, security, and even food supply, a long-promised initial Trump plan for the border—to…

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ICE Now Locks Up Everyone – The American Prospect

AP Photo/Richard Drew, File Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers escort an arrestee in an apartment building, in the Bronx borough of New York, during a series of early-morning raids.  As the Trump administration continues its anti-immigrant salvos at the border, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has ramped up its aggression domestically. ICE is now not only arresting more people than it has in years, it’s also opting to lock them up whenever possible, whether they’re criminals or not.  In an attempt to accommodate President Trump’s anti-immigrant posture, the agency has…

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Judges Ask ICE to Make Courts Off Limits To Immigration Arrests – NPR

Enlarge this image The Association of Legal Aid Attorneys along with dozens of unions, immigrant rights organizations, and community groups held a rally on December 7, 2017 at Brooklyn Borough Hall to call on the Office of Court Administration and Chief Judge Janet DiFiore to prohibit Immigration & Customs Enforcement agents from entering state courthouses, and to end coordination with ICE. Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images For 25 years, schools, hospitals and places of worship have effectively been off-limits to federal…

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