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by | October 21, 2017 | 09:54

They were to apply to citizens of Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria and Yemen - and some Venezuelan government officials and their families. The president could ask the Supreme Court to lift the injunctions pending appeals , which if successful would allow the travel ban to take effect while the courts review its merits, said Carl Tobias, a law professor at the University of Richmond School of Law in Virginia.

by | October 21, 2017 | 11:13

Coast Guard responds to barge on fire approximately three miles from Port Aransas, Texas, jetties October 20, 2017. There are 133,000 barrels - that's about of 7.3 million gallons - of sour crude in the tank. Officials closed the Port of Corpus Christi pending the stabilization of the barge. None of the oil leaked into the ocean, but crews continue to monitor the situation, Steinmiller said.

by | October 21, 2017 | 09:42

Trump's argument is twofold: Obamacare wasn't his doing, and the program is already "finished". It's dead. It's gone. So if customers see their premiums rise or their plans disappear, how can that be his problem? "And if this continues to be such a big issue, I'll move out of state in order to have affordable health care if that's what I have to do".

by | October 21, 2017 | 09:34

More interesting news about Annaly Capital Management, Inc . 08/07/2014 - Annaly Capital Management Inc was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Sterne Agee. It now has negative earnings. The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold. Therefore 10% are positive.

by | October 21, 2017 | 09:35

South Mecklenburg student Timoni Rushing indicated to WSOC that the school bus had broken down prior to the explosion after making suspicious clicking noises throughout the ride. A school bus erupted into flames in near-horrifying scenes in the U.S. while 16 children and a driver on board. All CMS buses undergo a complete annual maintenance review, are required to be inspected every 30 days and are pulled from service for repairs or replacements identified by the inspection, according to ...

by | October 21, 2017 | 09:53

The president tried to get Rosselló to agree, but while the governor praised the coopeation he had gotten from FEMA and the president, he declined to give him a score or letter grade. Medical officials said the person died from leptospirosis. National Guard soldiers distribute water and food in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in San Juan, Puerto Rico, in September.

by | October 21, 2017 | 09:06

But as the festivities picked up, the faint echos of crackers started growing louder. The data shows that on this Diwali, the average concentration of PM10 ranged from 331 µg/m3 (micrograms per cubic meter of air) to 951 µg/m3, while during 2016 Diwali the average concentration for PM10 ranged from 448 µg/m3 to 939 µg/m3.

by | October 21, 2017 | 09:13

Bigelow Aerospace is now developing two B330 habitats that are expected to be ready for launch after 2020. "This will allow NASA and U.S. to see a financial sound project, completed in the shortest possible time", said Robert Bigelow, President of Bigelow Aerospace .

by | October 21, 2017 | 08:52

Myeshia Johnson sobs over the casket of fallen soldier and husband, Sgt. The White House is leading an investigation into the ambush attack. The Department of Defense launched a formal investigation into the circumstances of the ambush in Africa that left Sgt.

by | October 21, 2017 | 07:41

The decision arrives just one day before the executive order was to take effect. The revised ban was set to expire in October 2017 until Trump instituted a third version. "Religious discrimination with window dressing is still unconstitutional". Once again, the courts failed to accept the administration's national security rationale.

by | October 21, 2017 | 06:14

And Trump drew fire when he suggested that emergency personnel couldn't remain in Puerto Rico indefinitely. The lack of water has forced hundreds of islanders to drink from several Superfund sites, water sources the Environmental Protection Agency has marked as risky and contaminated with carcinogens.

by | October 21, 2017 | 05:11

A joint news conference was held Friday morning in Pasquotank County - where officials announced the charges against Wisezah Buckman, Seth Frazier, Mikel Brady and Jonathan Monk. In the ensuing chaos, Correctional Officer Justin Smith and Correction Enterprises Manager Veronica Darden were killed, and 10 other prison employees were injured.

by | October 21, 2017 | 04:46

Under the process of reconciliation, the GOP tax bill only needs a simple majority of 51 votes to clear the Senate chamber. Now, is this a good reason to vote against the budget resolution? But Republicans are split on taxes. "We got ZERO Democrat votes with only Rand PaulRandal (Rand) Howard PaulHouse bill set to reignite debate on warrantless surveillance Authorizing military force is necessary, but insufficient GOP feuds with outside group over analysis of tax framework MORE (he ...

by | October 21, 2017 | 03:07

At least 16 policemen, including 14 officers were killed and six others injured during clashes with terrorists in Egypt's Giza city, officials said. Cairo alleges that Hasm is a violent branch of the Muslim Brotherhood , but the brotherhood has denied being linked to Hasm. The small extremist group Hasm claimed the attack, saying in a statement that 28 members of the security forces were killed, with 32 injured.

by | October 21, 2017 | 02:29

The duo has stitched 1560 runs in 23 innings at an average of 67.82. "(I always knew God keeps a watch on us from up there but today I came to know the way He writes about us)", Sehwag replied to Tendulkar's tweet. From giving feisty replies to Pier Morgan or coming up with witty one-liners to wish his fellow cricketers on their birthdays on Twitter, Sehwag is a social media star.

by | October 21, 2017 | 02:28

The use of force per 1,000 officers remained at 50 for a 90-day period before and after the deployment of body cameras. Police and city officials announced Friday the next phase of securing cameras for the department. Authorities say the police officers will start wearing them after training begins November 1. The differences were so minor, though, that researchers concluded that there was no significant effect.

by | October 21, 2017 | 03:34

Congress can not unilaterally renegotiate a multilateral accord, Reuters quoted Kerry as saying in a private lecture delivered at Geneva's Graduate Institute. "We should also be very serious about the destabilizing ballistic and regional activities". The United States does not aim to impede European trade and business transactions with Iran despite President Donald Trump's decision last week to decertify the 2015 nuclear agreement, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told the Wall Street ...

by | October 21, 2017 | 03:55

Brittany Harris, the widow of 25-year-old Army Spc. On Monday, he credited himself with taking extra steps to reach out to military families that he says former presidents didn't take. He died for our nation, in defense of our nation, and I don't want that to have been in vain... "Those interactions in some ways I think reveal you for who you are", Holder said.

by | October 21, 2017 | 03:50

Indeed, the building was approved several years before she entered Congress. "That's what the president tried to say to the four families the other day", Kelly said , adding there is "no ideal way to make that phone call". "I thought at least that was sacred", he said. "I went into attack mode", she told the audience. "How dare he? However, I named the building at the behest of Director [James] Comey with the help of Speaker [John] Boehner working across party lines, so he didn't tell the ...

by | October 21, 2017 | 03:43

The ACLU argued that the Office of Refugee Resettlement is violating the girl's right to an abortion and essentially holding her hostage, which could lead to her being unable to terminate the pregnancy at all . The decision by a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on a 2-1 vote gave the government until October 31 to approve a sponsor who could help her obtain the procedure without the government's assistance.

by | October 21, 2017 | 03:01

Nauert added the United States "will remain engaged" in order to "address the relevant issues with a view to restore a normal visa procedures swiftly". The U.S. halted most visa services for Turkish citizens at U.S. missions. Foreign Ministry sources described Wednesday's talks as positive and said the two sides agreed to continue the discussions to resolve the dispute as soon as possible.

by | October 21, 2017 | 01:12

Two hikers whose bodies were found in Joshua Tree National Park earlier this week were killed in a murder-suicide, investigators said Friday. Now, authorities say they believe that the couple had died in a murder-suicide, with Orbeso shooting Nguyen with a gun, then turning the firearm on himself afterward, according to a Friday release by the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department.

by | October 21, 2017 | 01:12

This is the second shooting incident in less than a week that has led to a lockdown. Another shooting incident was reported from Virginia State University in Virginia on Thursday night. "At this time, police believe this is an isolated incident, and there is no further threat to the campus", the statement said. Thursday's shooting came days after a man was shot on campus over Homecoming Weekend.

by | October 21, 2017 | 00:46

Folks, we just want to let you know that there is an elevated risk for some brush fires during the day today . There's the chance for showers too later during the day after a dry start. High: 84. Tonight: Clear and Comfy. Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. However, temperatures will rebound nicely, reaching the lower 70s during the afternoon under sunny skies.

by | October 21, 2017 | 00:18

The Trump administration said the latest version was the result of setting higher standards for the type of information provided by foreign countries, to assure that visa applicants are who they say are and pose no threat to the United States.

by | October 21, 2017 | 00:14

This week, Trump will follow a 105-year-old tradition that began in 1912 and will donate her dress to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History, specifically to a collection for its First Ladies exhibition. Pierre attend the event along with 200 other guests at the National Museum of American History. In a recent interview, Pierre revealed that it was Melania who personally asked him to be her date.

by | October 20, 2017 | 22:32

De Alencar's account of the phone call with Trump comes as the president faces criticism for his calls to the families of four Army soldiers who were killed in an ambush in Niger earlier this month. If you're around Washington, you come over and see me in the Oval Office. La David Johnson, it's important to acknowledge the touching phone calls President Trump has made to families who were in need of comfort and support.

by | October 20, 2017 | 22:34

Hennessey aims to take the Bugatti Veyron's production auto record for highest top speed, which the Venom GT never accomplished within the parameters set by Guinness World Records. Other than these telling images, Hennessey has not revealed that much information about the new Venom F5. However, it seems Hennessey is coming back for another crack at the top spot, as teaser images suggest that its new Venom F5 may have a top speed of 300mph.

by | October 20, 2017 | 22:23

Tph Asset Management Llc increased its stake in Summit Midstream Partners Lp (SMLP) by 21.68% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company grew its position in EnLink Midstream Partners, by 7.9% in the second quarter. Davy Research maintained the stock with "Neutral" rating in Friday, May 13 report.

by | October 20, 2017 | 22:00

Police say that one of the victims was able to get the Jeep's license plate number and later that evening an off-duty sheriff's deputy pulled the vehicle over about 20 miles north of Gainesville. "Why you don't like me, though?" A protestor then "used a baton to hit the rear window" of the Jeep as the argument continued, according to a police report.

by | October 20, 2017 | 22:15

A 12-person jury found Miguel Martinez guilty of first-degree and second-degree sexual abuse of a minor. Martinez was arrested and pleaded not guilty last May, and now the trial is underway. Martinez then told police he would say no more without a lawyer present. According to court documents, Martinez was drunk on the night of the assault and a breath test showed he had a blood alcohol concentration of.218, almost three times the legal limit to drive.

by | October 20, 2017 | 22:53

According to a witness, McNabb walked to police officer Anderson Gordon (right in the photo) and started shooting. One reason for the increase is that states including Arkansas, which faced legal challenges over its lethal injection protocols, have resumed executions after procuring drugs and receiving court approval.

by | October 20, 2017 | 22:01

Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta is likely to be the next Solicitor General. Among the cases in which he represented the state government is the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case. Then a senior Supreme Court advocate, Kumar was appointed the Solicitor General (SG) of India in June 2014. He had come in place of senior advocate Mohan Parasaran.

by | October 20, 2017 | 21:42

The Kerala government's unusual promotion of a tourist spot outside the state comes after Uttar Pradesh BJP MLA Sangeet Som stoked a controversy by questioning the the 17th century architectural marvel's place in India's heritage. Swamy was quoted as saying that the documents also suggested that there was a temple on the property. "It was our temple but was made a mausoleum as they had more power".

by | October 20, 2017 | 21:17

The Al Smith Dinner is an annual event held in New York City by Catholic charities and hosted by the Archbishop of New York, a post now held by Cardinal Timothy Dolan. "I don't think I've ever seen this many NY liberals, this many Wall Street CEOs, in one room since my last visit to the White House", Ryan said. "That is an oxymoron", Ryan said.