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Trump insists Mexico will pay for border wall

Trump insists Mexico will pay for border wall

Trump has argued that he will get Mexico to pay back the money for building the wall , but that it is vital construction not wait for this to happen. "I think we have much in agreement", Trump said. Facing a September 30 deadline to fund the government and keep it open, congressional Democrats have said they will not vote for a measure that includes border wall money.



U.S. successfully tests missile interception in Hawaii

The missile defence drill was conducted from the Arleigh Burke-class USS John Paul Jones , said the statement issue by US Missile Defence Agency (MDA) on Wednesday. He added that they will continue to develop "technologies to stay ahead of the threat, as it evolves". The U.S. frequently tests elements of its missile defense systems.


Houston furniture store offers comfy place to shelter from flooding

Houston furniture store offers comfy place to shelter from flooding

He's provided food and water as well as mattresses, sofas and recliners for families to sleep on, calling it a "slumber party on steroids". McIngvale, who's known for his headline-making promotions, put out the invite on Twitter Sunday night, noting the two sites that were open "for those in need" and offering both "shelter and food" and a welcome for pets.


Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner Allies 'Untouchable' in White House

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner Allies 'Untouchable' in White House

According to a "well-connected strategist in New York " the couple is eyeing an exit at the end of the school year in 2018. The rest of the Vanity Fair feature details just how ineffective, and ill-suited, Jared and Ivanka have been in Washington life so far, and how they're likely to either be run out of town or just give up before it totally taints their personal brand.


IS convoy reaches east Syria after ceasefire

IS convoy reaches east Syria after ceasefire

Islamic State militants and their families began leaving a border area between Lebanon and Syria on Monday as part of a controversial negotiated deal with the extremist group to end its presence there, Lebanese and Syrian media reported .


CNN Reporter Cursed Out on Live TV by Hurricane Harvey Survivor

CNN Reporter Cursed Out on Live TV by Hurricane Harvey Survivor

The mother, named Danielle, agreed to an interview with CNN correspondent Flores and the pair stood side-by-side at the Houston shelter. Flores apologized, and the woman continued: "Are you really trying to understand with the microphone still in my face? ".