Due to of the government shutdown, United States troops will not be able to watch either of the NFL's conference championship games on the American Forces Network, which serves as the primary channel for overseas troops to watch American programming. It showed the AFN logo with the words: "Due to the government shutdown, AFN services are not available".
The NFL will give troops free access to Sunday's conference title games at USO facilities.
Stars and Stripes said it was unclear why the network went off the air completely, noting that during the last government shutdown in October 2013, the AFN provided some news and radio services.
While the network's staff would normally be furloughed during the shutdown, the AFN's television and radio broadcasts have been deemed "essential" services.
Korea orchestra to perform in S. Korea during Winter Games Critics question how long the warmer mood can last without any serious discussion on the North's nuclear disarmament. North Korea apparently is also sending a delegation to represent the county at the South Korea sports celebration.
The government shutdown was triggered late Friday when a spending bill passed by the House faltered in the Senate, mainly because it had some major flaws.
As any National Football League fan can imagine, this is a particularly inconvenient time for the American Forces programming to be interrupted, because both the NFC and AFC championship games happen this Sunday.
The loss of AFN programming means USA military personnel overseas had to find another way to watch the NFL'sNFC and AFC football championship games. "No NFL divisional championship games ... ideal timing ..."
For those who have been in the armed services, life can be pretty miserable at times and the games are an invaluable way to rest and unwind. "Sad that the men and women who have sacrificed so much are deprived of even the most basic connection to home bc Democrats are playing political games", Sanders tweeted.
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It comes after Trump cancelled plans to open the new $1 billion US Embassy in London next month, BBC reported on Friday. WEF 2018 will also see the largest ever proportion of women leaders including all co-chairs being women this time.
But both sides urged the Supreme Court to consider both the statutory and constitutional questions if it agreed to hear the case. Hawaii , several individuals, and a Muslim group challenged the federal limits on travel from six predominantly Muslim nations.
Lincoln seized its truck honor over General Motors Company (NYSE: GM)'s Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 and the Ford Exhibition. To be eligible for the awards, a vehicle had to be new or substantially changed for the current year.
Facebook says its own research shows users are exposed to more divergent views on its platform than they would be otherwise. Of course, this is hard to verify independently, since the company doesn't often show that data to outsiders.
The White House said in a statement that, "The President has been briefed on the state of Hawaii's emergency management exercise". Lucie couple were two of the 1.3 million people who got an alarming alert on their phones, Saturday morning.
He said authorities had found that Dylan, now 32, was probably coached by her adoptive mother Mia Farrow "to tell the story". On the same day, Firth released a public statement via the Guardian and announced he won't work with Woody Allen again.
South Korea announced a few days that they were seeking out ways to regulate cryptocurrencies, with rumors of an outright ban. On the week, Bitcoin's has lost almost a third of its value, hitting its lowest level since November of past year .
In all, the state said $1.9 billion came in 2017 by such pre-filing of state taxes. "We're looking at all options, " Cuomo said. When a $4 billion deficit is looming, the first thing to do is reduce spending, not increase taxation.
In recent weeks Dreamers and pro-immigration activists have been holding protests and sit-ins in Washington to pressure U.S. All non-essential Federal employees will be furloughed and will not be paid until a funding bill has passed.
Oliver also will head of the state's Community Affairs Department and will become acting governor whenever murphy is out of state. Chris Christie , who was ineligible to run again after two terms due to term limits.
Giggs' first game will be against China at the China Cup , in which they will compete along with Uruguay and the Czech Republic . Giggs made almost 1000 appearances for Manchester United and 64 more for Wales in a glittering 23-year playing career.
The IOC will try to finalize protocols related to North Korea's participation, such as the country's flag, uniform and anthem. NORTH Korea has cancelled plans to send Kim Jong-un's ex lover to the South for diplomatic talks.
Saturday's early game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the visiting Atlanta Falcons was not supposed to be much of a game. And Vikes offensive coordinator Pat Shurmer had that position with the Rams in Bradford's rookie season.
Several say they don't want their competitors to know what they're offering, a stance that open-government advocates criticized. Locations like Newark and Chicago are more appealing to Amazon Becca use of big tax credits that the company could receive.
The actions, including charges against several lower-ranking officers, were announced Tuesday by the Navy's chief spokesman, Capt. The USS Fitzgerald collided with the merchant vessel MV ACX Crystal on June 17, 2017, off the coast of Japan.
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday that an offensive in Kurdish-held regions in northern Syria may begin soon. On Monday , Erdogan accused the United States of creating a "terror army" in Syria, along the border with Turkey.
Bannon also allegedly said there was "zero" chance that Trump Jr. did not walk the Russians to meet his father. Michael Flynn have already been indicted on charges of lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation .
Israel has made neutralising the tunnel threat a top priority since its 2014 war, when Hamas militants made their way into Israel. Cornricus said that if the tunnel was only to smuggle harmless goods, there was no need for it to go under Kerem Shalom.
Ruth Davidson has called on the First Minister to stop cutting hospital beds while Scotland is in the midst of a "flu crisis". The First Minister insisted NHS Scotland is outperforming its counterparts in England and Wales in a number of areas.