Tag Archives: relief

Trump Wants To End Hurricane Maria Relief Funding To Puerto Rico: Report

Trump Wants To End Hurricane Maria Relief Funding To Puerto Rico: ReportPresident Donald Trump wants to stop sending federal relief money to Puerto



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Trump’s Pressure on Kim Fades as Ally Floats Sanctions Relief

Trump’s Pressure on Kim Fades as Ally Floats Sanctions ReliefLately, though, there’s been more talk about relieving sanctions on Kim Jong Un’s regime. The latest sign came Wednesday after China said it had agreed with North Korea and Russia “it was time to start considering the adjustment” of United Nations sanctions. The same day, President Donald Trump tersely dismissed a suggestion by U.S. ally South Korea that it was reviewing the repeal of one unilateral package of economic restrictions against its neighbor.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Order on family separation offers no relief for thousands already being held 

Order on family separation offers no relief for thousands already being held Despite a federal policy change that will affect the detention of new families caught illegally entering the country, children who’ve already been separated from their parents will remain so.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Gaza truce brings little relief to volatile situation

Gaza truce brings little relief to volatile situationJERUSALEM (AP) — With a cease-fire declared Wednesday, Israel and Hamas appear to have pulled back from a fourth war after a day of intense rocket fire and airstrikes. But the situation could explode at any moment.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Relief, anger over Russia journalist's staged death

Relief, anger over Russia journalist's staged deathNews that the supposed murder of a prominent Russian journalist and Kremlin critic was actually staged by Ukraine to thwart a real attempt on his life provoked both relief and anger on Wednesday. In a stunning development barely 24 hours after he had been reported killed, Arkady Babchenko appeared at a press conference where he admitted participating in a “special operation” to catch the alleged mastermind of a Russian plot to kill him. European Parliament President Antonio Tajani said he was “relieved” that Babchenko had not been killed, after earlier denouncing the supposed murder as a “hideous crime”.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Second Judge Blocks Trump Decision To End Deportation Relief For Dreamers

Second Judge Blocks Trump Decision To End Deportation Relief For DreamersA second federal judge has blocked President Donald Trump’s decision to cancel the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, dealing another blow to the president’s efforts to end protections for nearly 700,000 undocumented young people who came to the U.S. as children.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

As winds relent, scorched California hopes for fire relief

As winds relent, scorched California hopes for fire reliefBrutal winds that fueled southern California wildfires finally began to ease Saturday, giving residents and firefighters hope for a respite as the destructive toll of the blazes came into focus. Despite the intensity of the fires that raged on multiple different fronts — stretching from areas north of Los Angeles down to the San Diego region — authorities have reported only one fatality. “There’s still tons and tons of hot spots out there,” Captain Jon Heggie of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) said early Saturday.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Thousands March On National Mall To Demand Puerto Rico Disaster Relief

Thousands March On National Mall To Demand Puerto Rico Disaster ReliefThousands gathered Sunday on the National Mall in Washington to demand the federal government increase its commitment to disaster relief on hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Houston Suburb Conditions Hurricane Relief Money On Residents' Vow Not To Boycott Israel

Houston Suburb Conditions Hurricane Relief Money On Residents' Vow Not To Boycott IsraelA suburb outside of Houston is requiring residents who were affected by Hurricane Harvey to certify that they do not boycott Israel in order to apply for grant money to rebuild their home or business.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

The Latest: Parents of rescued US hostage express relief

The Latest: Parents of rescued US hostage express reliefWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the release of an American-Canadian family held by a Taliban-linked group for five years (all times local):



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines