US President Donald Trump confirmed Friday that agents of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency will launch raids across the country this weekend to round up thousands of undocumented migrants for deportation. "They came in illegally," he told reporters at the White House. "They are going to take people out and they are going to send them back to their country." Trump said ICE would focus mainly on people with convictions, including gang members, but also others. "It starts on Sunday and they're going to take people out and they're going to bring them back to their countries," Trump told reporters at the White House. "Or they're going to take criminals out, put them in prison, or put them in prison in the countries they came from." While the focus will be on removing criminals, Trump said the raids would also target "people that came into our country, not through a process, that just walked over a line. They have to leave." The ICE raids are expected to take place in 10 major … [Read more...] about Trump confirms immigration raids set for the weekend
Plans for the weekend
As we head towards spring, it's time to get out and about in Kent. We've picked six super events to try across the county this weekend: 1. CALL THE MIDWIFE TOURS, CHATHAM DOCKYARD Are your Sunday nights not complete without the midwives of Poplar and the nuns of Nonnatus House? If series eight is leaving you wanting more, the Historic Dockyard Chatham, where much of the series is filmed, is holding its tours again, with Neal Street Productions who created the show. The walking tour is led by a costumed midwife who will take you around the historic site to see some familiar sights. Tours run from Friday, March 1 to Friday, March 29. Book at thedockyard.co.uk/whats-on/call-the-midwife-location-tours-march/ The dockyard also has a special deal on tickets to the popular Festival of Steam and Transport - held over the Easter weekend in April - until tomorrow with tickets £5 for annual ticket holders or £10. Go to thedockyard.co.uk 2. LEEDS CASTLE, MAIDSTONE There’s plenty to … [Read more...] about Six super ideas for the weekend in Kent
Mara Leighton, provided by Published 3:53 pm CST, Thursday, February 21, 2019 TheInsider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Cuyana, a women's clothing startup, bucks the fashion industry's template of short-term trends by only making "fewer, better" staples that are built to last. The company first gained fanfare for its affordable, high-end leather bags. Now, the startup has released a "Body" collection ($65-$95) of seamless, super-soft wardrobe essentials: bodysuits and bodywear pieces built to go from the office to the weekend and anywhere in between. The line includes leggings ($95), long shorts ($65), and both tank ($75) and long sleeve ($85) bodysuits. Below, we review Cuyana Body collection in real life. You can also shop it directly here. If you'd like to give back, select "Lean Closet" at checkout. Cuyana will send you a linen bag to … [Read more...] about Cuyana’s new bodysuits can be worn with jeans for the weekend or under a blazer at work — we asked 4 women to try them
Video PUBLISHED: 06:00 10 February 2019 Stuart Watson Ipswich Town skipper Luke Chambers celebrates his late goal at Norwich City last season. Photo: Pagepix Pagepix Ltd.07976 935738 Ipswich Town take on Norwich City, at Carrow Road, in the second East Anglian derby of the season this afternoon (12pm ko). STUART WATSON previews the action. Dean Gerken is beaten by Moritz Leitner's equaliser in the 1-1 draw at Portman Road last September. Photo: Steve WallerIpswich Town manager Paul Lambert wants his team to play with ‘controlled aggression’ in tomorrow lunchtime’s East Anglian derby.The Blues boss says he is relishing the prospect of a hostile reception on his return to the club he led from League One to a mid-table Premier League finish.That is just one major sub-plot for what, going into the weekend, was a top-versus-bottom Championship clash.There may be a 39-point chasm between the sides, but Lambert – whose team have … [Read more...] about ‘I’m just going to go for it’ – Lambert’s game plan for the East Anglian derby
The protests in Paris on Saturday December 1st. Photo: AFP As Paris clears up the debris from Saturday’s unprecedented violence more protests are being planned for next weekend and they will deeply concern police and the government. As with previous yellow vest protests, mass demonstrations are being organised online on social media sites like Facebook, with several thousand already suggesting they were ready to take part in more demonstrations. Many of the events and those who are interested in going are calling for more disorder in the capital. Protests planned for next weekend under the name Acte IV (Act 4) refer to the fact that this could be the fourth weekend of protests in France. READ ALSO: Photo: AFP In the discussion for the event, Acte 4 - Vous avez carte blanche à Paris (Act 4: You have free reign in Paris), over 1,000 people have confirmed they will be attending and 6,000 have said they are interested, suggesting that protesters are … [Read more...] about What are protesters planning for Paris on Saturday?