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by | January 05, 2018 | 10:31

The pro-legalization Marijuana Policy Project said Sessions' shift would only encourage the illegal drug trade and harm people using marijuana as a medicine, which 29 states have legalized. He threatened to play hardball, even putting a hold on all DOJ nominees, including Colorado's interim U.S. Attorney Bob Troyer , if Sessions proceeds down this path.

by | January 05, 2018 | 10:24

Israeli military courts - which handle cases involving Palestinians in the occupied West Bank - already have the power to issue the death sentence, although this has never been implemented. A second and third reading, however, must be approved before it becomes law. Last year, Benjamin Netanyahu voiced his support for applying the death penalty to those he described as " terrorists with blood on their hands".

by | January 05, 2018 | 10:39

Al-Ahram, the state-owned newspaper , said the crash had been caused by strong winds. Currently, Egypt is witnessing unstable weather conditions. Sixteen people were injured in a Luxor hot air balloon flight in 2011 as well. Luxor has witnessed hot air balloon accidents in past years. The hot air balloons also offer views of the Valley of the Kings, where pharaonic nobility were buried.

by | January 05, 2018 | 10:26

As of 9 a.m. Thursday, four arriving flights and four departing flights were canceled so far. The snow, which started Wednesday in northern Florida, has made its way up the East Coast to Virginia. Airlines are working with passengers on a variety of options, including new flights , bus rides to NY or hotel rooms in the Washington area. More than a foot (30 cm) of snow was forecast for Boston and coastal areas in northern New England.

by | January 05, 2018 | 11:44

Additionally, the Governor seems to want us to forget that NY was the 49th state to "Raise the Age" of criminal responsibility. According to the announcements, these planned solicitations of 2018 & 2019 will be directed toward first meeting the previously set target for seeking 2400 MW of offshore wind by 2030 in 2017's State of the State.

by | January 05, 2018 | 11:10

These designations are aimed at improving the respect for religious freedom in these countries", the statement said , adding, "A number of governments infringe upon individuals' ability to adopt, change, or renounce their religion or belief, worship in accordance with their religion or belief, or be free from coercion to practice a particular religion or belief".

by | January 05, 2018 | 10:07

According to the Detroit Free Press report , the woman has accused Ramamoorthy of putting his hand in her trousers and unbuttoning her shirt while she was sleeping against the window. He said Ramamoorthy had worked as a project manager at a technology group for about two and a half years. "I have a hard time with some of these allegations, but that's what a trial is for".

by | January 05, 2018 | 10:58

Lottery players have another chance to strike it rich on Saturday, with the Powerball jackpot ballooning to an estimated $550 million, the sixth largest in the game's history. "Depending on which state you win, some states allow you to claim it in a trust or entity, and that allows you to keep your anonymity", Kurland said.

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:37

GoogleEarth images from 2016 show no such damage to the buildings, one of which does not appear to have been built yet. The Diplomat report also claimed that North Korea's missile program was more advanced than the United States and its Allies had anticipated despite the April 28 launch failure and its inherent dangers.

by | January 05, 2018 | 10:31

Boston , meanwhile, is expecting at least 14 inches (35cm) of snow and six inches (15cm) of snowfall is predicted in the New York City region. Blizzard warnings were in place along the coast from North Carolina to ME, with the National Weather Service forecasting winds as high as 55 miles per hour (89 kph) that may bring down tree limbs and knock out power.

by | January 05, 2018 | 10:26

Asked at a separate news conference on Thursday if he was concerned that Islamabad might shut down access routes to U.S. troops in Afghanistan, Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said: "We have had no indication of anything like that". Pakistan's influential military has not come up with a verified breakdown to convince the USA that it is spending the money wisely along the guidelines for how it can be used, which is essentially supposed to go only toward expenses that go above what the army ...

by | January 03, 2018 | 03:15

According to reports , Pakistan's Minister of Foreign Affairs Khawaja Asif met Pakistan PM Shahid Abbasi for an emergency meeting at latter's residence. The Trump administration said in August that it was delaying sending the $255 million in aid to Pakistan. Earlier today, the U.S. president had said that his country has foolishly distributed aid to Pakistan even as it continued its support to terrorist.

by | January 03, 2018 | 02:48

Jerry Brown the following month. According to the law, Californian law enforcement cannot inquire about an individual's immigration status, arrest people on civil immigration warrants, or participate in border patrol activities or joint task forces with the federal government if the primary objective is immigration enforcement.

by | January 03, 2018 | 02:27

According the Egyptian constitution, a state of emergency can not exceed six months from its date of declaration and decrees imposing or extending it should be approved by the parliament. The country has been suffering a wave of terrorist attacks that killed hundreds of policemen and soldiers following the military removal of former Islamist President Mohamed Morsi in July 2013 in response to the mass protests against his one-year rule and his now-outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group.

by | January 03, 2018 | 03:29

Police say a vehicle being driven by 17-year-old Montavious Robinson was traveling west on Clark Avenue when it ran off the roadway and crashed into a tree. They found the driver and three injured passengers. Two were juveniles. An 18-year-old, identified as Donnie Wilson-Hightower, was taken to Moses Cone hospital with critical, life-threatening injuries.

by | January 03, 2018 | 02:51

The company saw 2.84 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. Xcel Energy (NYSE: XEL ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 2nd. Oppenheimer Com Inc holds 17,817 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Xcel Energy Inc is a public utility holding company. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.41 earnings per share.

by | January 03, 2018 | 03:35

Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve's live broadcast of the Times Square Ball Drop in New York City might have been frigid on Sunday night with temperatures dropping to nine degrees Fahrenheit, but the ratings were red hot. 7.8 rating on 2/12/17) to finish as the No. 1 music special of 2017. During the 10 o'clock hour, the program increased from past year by 35% in Total Viewers (15.7 million vs.

by | January 03, 2018 | 02:51

Bhalla says that his order differs from other "sanctuary city" ordinances that have passed. This order, with Chief Ferrante's support, also means that our Police Department will not expend resources enforcing civil immigration law, unless required to do so by state or federal law or a court order.

by | January 03, 2018 | 03:11

It has underperformed by 21.84% the S&P500. The Ontario - Canada-based Bancorporation Of Nova Scotia has invested 0% in Pretium Resources Inc. Asa Gold & Precious Metals Ltd bought 100,000 shares as the company's stock declined 19.63% while stock markets rallied.

by | January 03, 2018 | 03:37

Vanguard Gp Incorporated invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Government Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ:GOV). Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas holds 195,833 shares. Government Properties Income Trust (NYSE:GOV) just had their share rating of a "Sell" issued by research analysts at Jefferies, who now has a $14.0 target price per share on the $1.84 billion market cap company or a -24.49 % downside potential.

by | January 03, 2018 | 03:40

The decision came a day after President Donald Trump lashed out at Pakistan for, what he said, the U.S. got "nothing but lies and deceit" from Islamabad in the war against terrorism. The prime minister will chair the huddle to discuss the future course of action following the United States president's scathing statement against Pakistan, a statement from Abbasi's office said.

by | January 03, 2018 | 02:40

Garbiel Jesus has learned he faces a lengthy spell out of action after Manchester City doctors confirmed the striker had suffered collateral knee ligament damage. Thanks for all the fans support and positive thoughts! It is another injury blow for Jesus, who was unavailable for two months shortly after joining City a year ago due to a fractured metatarsal.

by | January 03, 2018 | 03:02

King Mohammed VI of Morocco has had a telephone call with President-Elect George Weah, a former global football star, who won Liberia's presidential election, defeating Vice-president Joseph Boakai in a runoff with 61.5 pc of the vote. Mr Weah's running mate pick was Jewel Taylor, the ex-wife of warlord-turned-president Charles Taylor, who unleashed a civil war in 1989 and became notorious for using child soldiers (Liberia suffered two civil wars between 1989 and 2003).

by | January 03, 2018 | 02:58

A surveillance camera captured the escape, but it took 41 minutes for wardens to sound the alarm. This again puts this prison in embarrassment as two of its inhabitants escaped Thursday, and on Friday it became clear that one of the prisoners had not returned from urban leave the night before.

by | January 03, 2018 | 03:38

Two SEC teams playing in Atlanta for the 2018 National Championship Game is the dream scenario for ticket scalpers-and fortunes are already being made. The win sends the Bulldogs to the national championship game against Alabama. As much as Oklahoma fans must have wanted to go to the game in Atlanta , turning a healthy profit on their tickets is good consolation prize.

by | January 03, 2018 | 02:35

I mean, look, that's what happens when you talk trash to us. "That's what happens. We're going to show you". Booger McFarland said on ESPN following the game that someone from the Tide's staff contacted him specifically and told him not to say anything good about Alabama the week leading into the Clemson game, because the staff was playing that card.

by | January 03, 2018 | 03:33

Fire crews arrived to find flames shooting out of all sides of the home. As a result of the near zero-degree temperatures at the time, additional crews were called to the scene for relief. Crews were still monitoring the scene at 5 o'clock Tuesday morning. The sprinkler system in the building was activated, putting out some of the fire but causing visibility issues for the crews and soaking firefighters in water.

by | January 03, 2018 | 03:14

Jennings finished with three tackles for loss against Clemson. Alabama has been plagued by injuries at linebacker this season, although a couple players returned for the Clemson game. "He had a fantastic game", Saban said. "I think everybody was responsible for this victory because everybody took ownership for it. But Anfernee Jennings certainly played an outstanding game".

by | January 03, 2018 | 03:11

Two men and a woman were taken to Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital where two are in intensive care. Two men and a woman were taken to Fiona Stanley Hospital and their conditions are now unknown. Two of the victims, believed to be students, are in a critical condition at the Royal Perth Hospital . have contacted WA Police for comment.

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:55

Gracelyn Greenidge, 41, was found dead in her apartment by a co-worker on the night of July 29, 1997, after she didn't show up for a shift at the senior's residence where she worked. 2. In 1999, a $100,000 reward was issued for any information on Greenidge's death. Det. John Line admitted to the Star when the initial reward was approved that the money rarely leads to information.

by | January 03, 2018 | 03:05

The website now offers "Palestinian territories" as an option. Today, we acknowledge that Jerusalem is the Israeli capital. The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) vowed on Tuesday to act against Israeli parliament's vote to consolidate its sovereignty on Jerusalem, official Palestinian radio Voice of Palestine reported.

by | January 03, 2018 | 02:00

North Korea has put an ice sculpture of the Hwasong-15 missile on display. That test was the isolated nation's most advanced to date, capable of reaching the East Coast of the United States , according to analysts . It came as leader Kim Jong-un warned that a nuclear launch button was " always on my table" in a new year speech. Kim, like his father and grandfather before him, has sought a credible deterrence against a potential US invasion but has been condemned for both his rogue nuclear ...

by | January 03, 2018 | 02:27

Clarke Jr . is now in full edgelord mode, wearily tweeting about giving the LYING LIB MEDIA a TASTE OF THEIR OWN BLOOD because LYING LIBS HILLARY OBAMA TRUMP FAKE NEWS MAGA LIBS or whatever the fuck. I will STAND AND FIGHT for TRUTH & what I believe is RIGHT. Snell posted documents detailing a search warrant dated March 21 for Clarke's Google email account.

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:09

The stock increased 0.45% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $66.67. About 1.88M shares traded. Carnival (NYSE: CCL ) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, December 19th. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, November 3 by Piper Jaffray. Finally, Deutsche Bank boosted their price target on Carnival to $70.00 and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research note on Wednesday, December 20th.

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:30

Washington served as the police department's legal adviser, responsible for overseeing towing companies that remove cars seized by police. Earlier, Washington said she was pleading guilty to end her case and avoid the uncertainty of a trial.