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Trump White House denies status to young immigrants due to age

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 23:56
LOS ANGELES--- Some immigrant youth looking to start over in the United States after fleeing abusive homes are seeing their applications for green cards rejected because the Trump administration says they're too old. A U.S. government program in place since 1990 has let young immigrants subject to abuse, abandonment or neglect by a parent seek a court-appointed guardian and a green card to stay in the country. While applicants must file paperwork before age 21, the Trump administration has said some are too old to qualify once they turn 18, prompting a flurry of denial notices over the past year in New York, Texas and California and additional questions of applicants in New Jer...

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Illinois man gets 15 years for sexually abusing a child in PH

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 23:55
CHICAGO -- Donald Scott Coleman, 64, of Elgin, Illinois, has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for sexually assaulting a child he traveled to meet in the Philippines. Coleman repeatedly sexually assaulted the child in the fall of 2012 after meeting the child's mother online, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. The Chicago Sun-Times reported that Coleman pleaded guilty to a charge of traveling in foreign commerce and engaging in illicit sexual conduct with a minor last year. Federal Judge Harry D. Leinenweber sentenced Coleman. Investigators found Coleman had visited the mother and cared for the child several times between 2009 and 2012. The FBI investigation was assi...

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Hot Take: It’s Time To Buy Emerging Market Stocks — And Our Top Considerations

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 23:55
Emerging market stocks has had new enemies following the decline in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index, which fell 20%. However, it is very likely that this decline has neared its end.   If you're one of those people that have been putting off the idea of purchasing U.S. stocks, as a result of correction which has been projected to happen soon, then you should explore the opportunities in emerging markets (EM). They have already undergone their correction. Therefore, they are not so expensive at the moment. Also, a catalyst ahead, lies just around the corner, mainly in the form of a decline in fears about a trade war, which will weaken the dollar, and consequently make emerging...

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Our Top 10 Business Startup Ideas for 2019 – Be Your Own Boss!

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 23:54
The next step after making the decision to start a new business is looking for startup ideas that fits your specific needs. A great startup idea is imperative to the growth or failure of your business, so you want to take your time, and consider different factors. It is common for humans these days to prioritize their dreams and passion over money, and for that reason, they would naturally select startup ideas that are in line with their passion. Early retirement is not in the cards for many people, so they go with startup ideas that they can happily work over a long period of time, as against high earning careers that would keep them living in big cities. Therefore, the aspect of...

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6 Ways to Prep Your Marketing Plan for 2019 – Is Your Business Ready?

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 23:54
If you are working through the holiday season, you can utilize the quiet time and space for these next two weeks to set up your marketing plan for 2019. Here are some of the things you should handle in this free time to ease things for you as you head into the New Year so that you can start ahead of others.   Build an editorial calendar Content is the driving force of your marketing program, so you have to ensure it gets created and the best way to do so in your marketing plan for 2019 is to plan ahead. Reflect on 2018 to get inspiration for your plan. Allocate different themes for different months and divide your work into research, creation, and distribution, assigning deadli...

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The Benefits of Steroids – Presenting The Facts

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 23:53
Evidence of the benefits of steroids is thought-provoking. This is because steroids in most cases offer a temporary advantage. They usually lead to various degrees of side effects which are the outcome of the much-debated benefits. Okay, let's reiterate the facts behind steroids. Steroids are important chemical compounds that have very significant roles in the functioning of our body. Just as the synthetic versions of anabolic hormones which are synthesized in the lab, anabolic hormones are also produced in our bodies. Three main hormones play a primary role in the development of muscle tissues, these are: Testosterone Growth hormone (GH) Insulin-like growth hormone factors ...

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How To Meditate – A Quick Guide to Meditation Benefits & How-To

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 23:53
Just as fitness improves the body, meditation trains the mind; however, numerous methods for mind exercise including the principle of meditation and its mastery exist in the public domain. The Buddhist custom likens the term "meditation" to the US sports. Relatively, rather than an individual exercise, meditation is a group thing. In an interview granted the New York Times, by the Lab Director of Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin, Richard J. Davidson, Ph.D. confirmed that various meditation exercises possess unique mental dexterity. To meditation trainee, having to sit for hours just for a mind-training exercise is rather daunting. Generally, emphasis on the breathing is considered t...

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The GoFundMe Border Wall Campaign Has Raised Nearly $19 Million

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 23:52
Nearly $19 million had been raised, as of January 2nd, by a GoFundMeborder wall campaign targeted at contributing towards the building the wall at the Mexican border that US President, Donald Trump's has been yearning to build. Brian Kolfage, a triple amputee Air Force veteran and recipient of the Purple Heart award, who pioneered the GoFundMe border wall campaign has said that the money will be handed over to the government for the building of the wall. On Thursday evening, Kolfage was featured on Fox News, hosted by Laura Ingraham. He said that all those who claim that the GoFumdMe build the wall money will be of no effect are very wrong. According to him, "This is the United ...

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Nevada ghost town from the sky

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 23:37
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P3.7-B financial aid set aside for farmers in typhoon-stricken areas

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 23:18
LIBON, Albay --- Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piol said on Thursday that the agency has earmarked some P3.7 billion this year in financial assistance to to farmers affected by calamities, particularly Tropical Depression "Usman." He said thousands of farmers whose agricultural crops were destroyed by flooding and landslides spawned by heavy rains brought by Usman would be given financial assistance by the agency. Piol said some 28,714 farmers tilling 12,000 hectares of agricultural land that were totally destroyed by the floods and landslide that hit the Bicol region during the weekend would benefit from the P25,000 soft loan and P5,000 aid under the Survival and Recovery Assista...

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Eggplant farm ‘caretaker’ slain in Laguna buy-bust

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 23:11
SAN PEDRO CITY --- A suspected illegal drug pusher was killed in a buy-bust operation in San Pablo City in Laguna province on Thursday evening. In a text message, Laguna police chief Sr. Supt. Eleazar Matta said the police conducted a buy-bust operation targeting Jonald Moredo in an eggplant farm in Barangay San Nicolas at around 7 p.m. The suspect, who was from Tiaong, Quezon, allegedly work at the farm. After the sale, the suspect allegedly drew out a gun, prompting a shootout. He was hit when the police shot back. He died on the way to the hospital in the city. The police recovered a .45 caliber gun and a sling bag that contained a still undetermined amount of suspected "s...

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Teen's yacht found 8 years after rescue

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 23:10
American sailor Abby Sunderland's 40-foot yacht has been found after she had to abandon it in 2010 during her attempt to sail around the world.
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5 takeaways from Apple's dire news

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 23:09
Apple is one of the most powerful tech companies on the planet. But it's running into big trouble in China.
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Plane carrying 139 people skidded off the runway

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 23:07
A plane carrying 139 people skidded off the runway when it landed Thursday at an international airport in Uganda, the airline and airport officials said.
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Casiguran mayor denies Aremar firm ‘cornered’ P551-M gov’t contracts

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 23:07
MANILA, Philippines --- Casiguran Mayor Jose Edwin Hamor on Thursday refuted claims that Aremar Construction Corporation, his daughter's firm, "cornered" government contracts in the Sorsogon province. This was after the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) revealed in a document that Aremar cornered P551 million worth of government contracts, noting that it had a joint-venture agreement with CT Leoncio Construction and Trading. READ: Diokno in-laws' firm got P551-M projects House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr. also disclosed that the Department of Budget and Management had granted CT Leoncio government projects long before Congress examined the proposed P3.8-trilli...

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New Congress members share on social media like never before

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 01/03/2019 - 23:03
Newly elected members have been sharing their experiences on social media in a way we've never seen before.
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