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by | May 09, 2018 | 09:28

Messer was elected to the 6th District seat in 2013. Greg Pence easily defeated Muncie entrepreneur Jonathan Lamb and three other opponents in the 6th District GOP primary. Republican Luke Messer made a decision to vacate the seat in order to run for U.S. Senate. He has said he would focus on issues such as infrastructure, veterans' affairs, fixing the immigration system and health care.

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:49

Bailey's supporters say she is a helpful teacher who is extraordinarily missed. Bailey did not speak to reporters, but her wife and attorney did. Now Bailey's suing. Since being placed on leave, the district reassigned Bailey to a secondary school in the district but is looking to have her position reinstated at the elementary school.

by | May 09, 2018 | 08:22

Turkey signed the S-400 purchase agreement with Russian Federation - worth about $2.5 billion - last December to boost its defense capabilities. Recall that Turkey and Russia have agreed about reduction of terms of deliveries of Russian anti-aircraft missile systems s-400 in July 2019.

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:34

Orban is due to be elected prime minister on Thursday in a vote expected to be a formality, and address parliament. Orban's new government declared they are not looking for confrontation with the European Union leadership and will apply new stimulus to keep high economic growth in Hungary, which is very popular with the electorate.

by | May 09, 2018 | 08:24

As the Associated Press reported , lawmakers in IL are mulling over a host of gun control bills, which include introducing new age restrictions for certain firearms and banning bump stocks. But it might be enough to make some lawmakers anxious. "I don't think you can say, "I don't agree with the law so I won't enforce it". "I think it sends the wrong message".

by | May 09, 2018 | 08:07

States that have already legalized marijuana include Alaska, Colorado, California, Washington, Oregon , Maine, Massachusetts, Nevada and Vermont. "So to me, it's a giant step forward for drug dealers, and it's a giant step backwards for law enforcements and the residents of the community".

by | May 09, 2018 | 08:44

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Sunday chose to form a ministerial committee to handle and monitor the Rohingya issue internationally. Pakistan, however, said its foreign secretary also spoke at length about the tragic plight of the Rohingya Muslims and Palestinians and expressed Pakistan's full solidarity with them.

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:38

The 76ers would indeed make history if they won three more games against the Celtics, as no team ever has come back from a 3-0 series deficit in National Basketball Association playoff history. "We were out there having fun". After their skirmish, Embiid made a 3-pointer, while Rozier countered on the other end with a 3 of his own. Embiid is keeping his team alive with 11 points and eight rebounds.

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:06

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque Jr. confirmed that Teo tendered her resignation to Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea on Monday afternoon, prior to the 25th Cabinet meeting in the Palace. One of Duterte's campaign promises was to eradicate corruption in government, and he has said he would fire officials at the "first whiff of corruption".

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:45

Attorney-General Christian Porter says it's time for Labor MPs Susan Lamb, Justine Keay and Josh Wilson, as well as independent Rebekha Sharkie to stand down, given their British ancestry. Katy Gallagher has been ruled ineligible for parliament. Save for Lamb, who remains a dual citizen because the United Kingdom home office wouldn't process her application without her parents' birth certificate, all have successfully defended their Parliament position.

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:18

Police are looking for the 22-year-old man who abandoned his ex-girlfriend's 1-year-old boy in front of a building in Harlem on Thursday. He was last seen heading north on 8th Avenue. "I'm glad it was me that found the child and not somebody that could do it harm". Daycare workers told investigators they let the child go with Staton because they had seen him with the mom in the past and thought it was OK, sources said.

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:35

McIvor said in February - when she ruled the young man, who is now 20, should be treated as an adult - that there was evidence that he was at a high risk to reoffend. Though the shooter's lawyer, Aaron Fox, had made the case for a psychiatric centre sentence, which McIvor agreed would be "good" for the shooter but he will serve his sentence in a federal penitentiary.

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:55

Meyers said that Cohen outlined Trump's demands for appearing on the show: a public on-air apology from the late night comic for roasting Trump years earlier. on his alleged affair with porn star Stormy Daniels . "[Trump] said he was receptive to coming in the beginning", Meyers said. It's not like we're attacking.

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:05

Bypolls in Palghar, Maharashtra, that are to be held later in May have become a prestige issue between the Shiv Sena and the Bharatiya Janata Party. Local party Bahujan Vikas Aghadi (BVA), which has a strong hold over Vasai, Nalasopara and Boisar constituencies, is likely to be kingmaker in the upcoming bypolls.

by | May 09, 2018 | 06:42

Turkish-US relations are already strained over American backing for a Kurdish militia in Syria which Turkey says is linked to the PKK, as well as the jailing of two employees from American missions in Turkey. "We have publicly advocated for his release and we are here today to stand with him and to call for his unconditional release", Jolley said . In a sign of the importance of the case to Washington, US embassy charge d'affaires Philip Kosnett as well as Sandra Jolley, vice chair of ...

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:47

The final tally was set to be announced later on Monday. A new electoral law redrew the country into 15 electoral districts, further entrenching Lebanon's foundational sectarian makeup, and introduced proportional representation. "We tried that in the past", he said. His eminence indicated that "there were many attempts by the USA and some Gulf states to distort the image of Hezbollah and impose new sanctions and pressure on it".

by | May 09, 2018 | 06:51

A Republican National Committee official representing Indiana, John Hammond III, said at one point: "This race has slowly but surely descended into Dante's Inferno". Braun spent more than $4 million of his own money in the race, and took out a series of negative ads against his GOP opponents. He has since come around, suggesting the president should be nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize while praising the "Trump agenda" - if not always the president's inflammatory rhetoric and tweets.

by | May 09, 2018 | 04:53

Former coal mogul Don Blankenship is at the center of a party-backed, super PAC, Senate primary fight in West Virginia as groups with obscure names and undisclosed donors spend millions of dollars. In Ohio's Democratic gubernatorial primary, candidates are leaning left in the hopes of wooing progressives. Trump tweeted Monday that Blankenship "can't win the General Election".

by | May 09, 2018 | 04:52

According to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial, since the first known line-of-duty death in 1791, more than 21,000 US law enforcement officers have made the ultimate sacrifice. "All of us are riding for a particular officer that's going on the wall that year so we have a bracelet that we wear the entire time so you get to have some reflection time", said Sgt.

by | May 09, 2018 | 05:35

There's also Bill O'Neill, a former justice on the Ohio Supreme Court. The Democratic field includes former Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray , who also served six years as Ohio's attorney general, and former U.S.

by | May 09, 2018 | 05:08

The candidates must note that the Punjab Board will not issue the original mark sheet immediately after the declaration of the PSEB Class 10 Results 2018. Aspirants who had not satisfied with the results can apply for the revaluation/ recounting. Due to heavy traffic, the official website may take some time to load.

by | May 09, 2018 | 05:49

In the small town of Kuala Pilah, Malay businessman Abdul Moktar Awalluddin said he had dropped his life-long support for Najib's United Malays National Organisation (UMNO), the main party in the ruling coalition. In Langkawi , the island that Dr Mahathir developed into a tourism hub during his 22 years in power, the former premier insisted that Malaysia would have been a developed nation by 2020 were it not for Mr Najib's nine years at the helm.

by | May 09, 2018 | 05:45

The rally is meant to call for increasing teacher pay and investment in public education, lowering staff ratios in schools, and decreasing class sizes. Middle school athletics are canceled on May 16. Standardized testing, including Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate tests, will go on as scheduled.

by | May 09, 2018 | 04:08

A first convoy of buses carrying people from Homs's regime-besieged northern outskirts arrived in Syria's Al-Bab district on Tuesday, according to Anadolu Agency correspondents on the ground. Free Syrian Army fighters began to leave the southern section of Hama on Monday, bringing their rifles with them, following a deal with Russian Federation earlier this month.

by | May 09, 2018 | 03:45

However, for one girl in Britain, the challenge resulted in several trips to the hospital after she suffered second-degree burns. A posted on Instagram in 2016 shows a young teen coming up behind another student and surprisingly spraying her with aerosol deodorant in school, the same way Prescott described her daughter's experience with the Deodorant Challenge.

by | May 09, 2018 | 04:38

He said that a study of Ivanka's husband, developer Jared Kushner , would be a different case in the public eye. During Wednesday night's interview, Giuliani called Kushner a "fine man", but added that "men are disposable". Mueller is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, as well as possible collusion by Trump campaign officials. Questions were raised about Giuliani's comments, suggesting they had an undertone of sexism and misogyny as both Ivanka and ...

by | May 09, 2018 | 03:19

Defeat, on the other hand, would re-energise Congress under Rahul Gandhi, the fifth generation scion of the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty, which is trying to exploit dissatisfaction over a lack of jobs for young people and rising fuel prices. "Election after election, a string of elections, he has lost for the Congress", he said. The NCP, however, said there was nothing wrong in Rahul's statement.

by | May 09, 2018 | 04:54

The US counters that it never promised to lift non-nuclear sanctions related to issues such as human rights and Iran's missile programme, which were already complicating trade before Trump came to power. The president has long criticized the 2015 agreement, which lifted most US and worldwide sanctions against the country. Since January 2016, Iran's crude output has risen by around a quarter, or 800,000 bpd, to 3.82 million bpd, making it the sixth largest oil producer in the world.

by | May 09, 2018 | 03:09

Stanley, her 4-year-old son, and 2-year-old daughter, all of Callahan, Fla., died as a result of burns, the Orangeburg County Coroner's Office tells the State . Their vehicle burst into flames at about 1 a.m. Monday after hitting a tree. Amber Stanley was driving when her auto hit on an alligator, inducing the vehicle to go off the trail.

by | May 09, 2018 | 03:35

The results from Sunday elections would enhance the Resistance Movement led by Hezbollah politically. Earlier Monday, Hariri said his Future Movement lost a third of the seats it had in the previous parliament. The leading voice calling for the Tehran-funded movement to give up an arsenal that has now grown to outgun the national army has been Hariri, who pollsters now say looks less certain than before to keep his job.

by | May 09, 2018 | 04:04

However, details of the media report in question have not been mentioned in the statement. "The report does not include any mention of money laundering nor does it name any individuals", said the World Bank, which was issued after media reports cited its annual report for allegations that Sharif laundered Dollars 4.9 billion from Pakistan to India.

by | May 09, 2018 | 03:17

Prosecutors on May 4 issued an order for police to locate and arrest her. Haverbeck was sentenced for incitement by denying the mass murder of millions of Jews during the Nazi era in Germany . During her trial, Haverbeck spoke of an "Auschwitz lie", claiming it was not an extermination camp, but merely a labor camp. Her late hubby, Werner Georg Haverbeck was a big wheel in the Nazi's apparatus of death.

by | May 09, 2018 | 04:10

Beijing is keen to avoid being left out in the cold in a whirlwind of diplomacy that has led to Kim's historic summit last month with South Korean President Moon Jae-in and his expected meeting with Trump in June. The delay in the summit announcement comes on the heels of a slight shift in Washington's tone about the North's denuclearization. The leaders agreed on the importance of continued sanctions on pressure on North Korea until it follows through on its intention to ...

by | May 09, 2018 | 04:29

The company plans to offer more than 10,000 rides to the public as part of the pilot program, one being done in cooperation with the Frisco Transportation Management Association. Backup drivers will be in place at first, with plans to shift over to a "chaperone" in the passenger seat and, eventually, to remote operators overseeing multiple cars.

by | May 09, 2018 | 04:15

Erika Guttilla and Corey Cassani were found in South Burlington during a motor vehicle stop early Tuesday morning. Monday afternoon, the Vermont State Police located in Swanton the vehicle in which Erika Guttilla and Corey Cassani were believed to have been traveling.