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by | January 13, 2018 | 08:57

Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., who brought that case to the high court when she was North Dakota's tax commissioner, called the decision to hear the new case "welcome news for the small businesses that create jobs and are the lifeblood of our communities".

by | January 13, 2018 | 08:14

The lawsuit surrounds an article Buzzfeed News published in January 2017 of the Steele Dossier (intelligence documents) that alleged that Trump was working closely with Russian Federation during his presidential campaign to interfere with the election and swing things into Trump's favour.

by | January 13, 2018 | 08:44

The physical examination included an eye exam, a check of the ears, nose, throat, lungs, skin, heart function, and gastrointestinal system, among other things. He also said Trump took Crestor, a cholesterol lowering statin; a low dose of aspirin to prevent heart attacks; antibiotics to treat skin rosacea; and Propecia for baldness.

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:28

CHICAGO- Illinois on Friday said it won't get in the way of an 11-year-old girl whose parents want her to be allowed to use medical marijuana at school to regulate seizures, despite state laws that prohibit the use of prescription cannabis on public school grounds.

by | January 13, 2018 | 08:22

Ken Niumatalolo was unexpectedly absent from the Navy football offices today, fueling strong speculation that he will be the next coach of the Arizona Wildcats. Despite his protest, Tate's skill set would seem to fit that kind of offense. The dual-threat quarterback passed for 1,591 yards and 14 touchdowns and 9 interceptions in his sophomore season.

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:10

Democratic U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree called Trump's comments " racist " and "sickening". Oddly, shortly after it was revealed on Thursday he made the comments, a White House spokesman didn't deny he used the word " shitholes ". Trump reportedly made the comments while lawmakers were discussing restoring temporary protection status for immigrants, such as those from El Salvador, who had their status removed this week.

by | January 13, 2018 | 08:38

But Trump tweeted Friday that he never said "anything derogatory about Haitians other than Haiti is, obviously, a very poor and troubled country". The White House did not initially deny the remarks but Trump later denied using the controversial words in a tweet . The President, who has since denied he used a slur to describe Haiti and Africa, reportedly contrasted undeserving Haitians seeking American refuge with Norwegian immigrants - whose skin color presumably makes ...

by | January 13, 2018 | 08:03

Fusion GPS founder Glenn Simpson had asked that a transcript of his 10 hours of testimony before Senate Judiciary Committee staff be made public, Feinstein said . Trump has derided the dossier as a politically motivated hit job. Several Republican-led committees are now probing whether the document formed the basis for the FBI's initial investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential race.

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:18

Immediately after the NDA government came to power in 2014 a controversy erupted when senior lawyer Gopal Subramanium's appointment as a Supreme Court judge was allegedly scuttled. Justice Chelameswar told the media that they were "convinced that unless this institution is protected and maintains its requirements, democracy will not survive in the country or any country".

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:51

Trump tweeted this morning, "The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough , but this was not the language used". It's a dignity many in this White House could learn from. Because he knew the GOP's inevitable silence about the lying and inaction on the " unfortunate, unhelpful " remarks-remarks, by the way, that no CEO in the United States could make without being summarily fired-would only increase his control of the GOP.

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:21

Trump was quoted in the Washington Post as having said: 'Why are we having all these people from s***hole countries come here?' during a discussion regarding plans to overhaul the immigration system in which he is said to have specifically made derogatory remarks in reference to Haiti , El Salvador and African countries.

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:41

Asked how Trump's comments will affect immigration talks, Ryan responded, "We have to get it done". In a tweet on Friday, Trump denied using the word "shithole", but Durbin insisted that the president had indeed said it. In a follow-up bipartisan meeting held on January 11, Trump questioned why the United States would want to have immigrants from Haiti and African nations, referring to some as "shithole countries".

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:08

Sen. When lawmakers in the meeting floated restoring Temporary Protected Status for some immigrants, Trump grew frustrated and shocked the lawmakers with his " shithole " comment in reference to African countries and Haiti , according to the Post .

by | January 13, 2018 | 06:36

But when it comes to the Christopher Columbus statue, a historical marker will be added. While a majority of the commission voted to keep the Columbus statue in place, de Blasio also decided that the city will commission a new monument that recognizes the contributions of indigenous peoples, according to CBS.

by | January 13, 2018 | 06:26

Ahead of Macron's trip, sources had told Reuters that Airbus was in talks about an order for 100 or more jets. As the Chairman of Airbus China , I will continue to support Airbus' development in China. Xu was chairman of the board of the A320 Family Final Assembly Line and, in parallel, vice president of the Tianjin Free Trade Zone Administrative Committee in 2011 until 2014.

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:17

City won seven and drew one of the eight domestic matches last month, with only Crystal Palace holding the Blues in the Premier League . "To see ourselves, when we arrive in Basel, knockout games - how is our behaviour?" Asked why he chose Liverpool , Van Dijk, who also played for Celtic for two seasons, said: "I think the size of the club, the fans, the players, the manager, the whole package here is wonderful".

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:31

Immediately prior to giving himself up to authorities, however, Hawkins was confessing to the crime for the first time at Sinclair Broadcasting's KRCR in Redding, California. "I've been through hell my whole life because of this", he said as he shed tears. McAlister had a large amount of cash that the trio wanted to steal to buy methamphetamine, Hawkins said.

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:16

In another key accord Tuesday, North Korea also agreed to hold military talks aimed at reducing animosity along the border and to restore a military hotline communication channel with South Korea , according to Cho. "I'm not saying I have or haven't", he said in an interview with The Wall Street Journal published Thursday. North Korea: Is There A Military Option To Counter The Threat? The joint statement issued after the talks states: "South and North Korea have chose to make joint ...

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:40

According to UK's The Telegraph , the footage is shown as part of an hour-long BBC One documentary The Coronation which airs in the United Kingdom this weekend and features behind-the-scenes footage of the Queen, capturing her sense of humour and life in the palace.

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:16

Department of Education has concluded that Texas violated federal law in a deliberate effort to lower the number of students receiving aid. Texas put the 8.5 percent benchmark into place in 2004 and got rid of it just a year ago, after a 2016 investigation in the Houston Chronicle brought it to light.

by | January 13, 2018 | 06:14

Written and directed by Rian Johnson , Star Wars: The Last Jedi stars Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher , Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong'o, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Gwendoline Christie, Andy Serkis, Laura Dern, Kelly Marie Tran and Benicio del Toro.

by | January 13, 2018 | 06:18

Other Kmart stores set to close in our region include West Frankfort and Mt. Vernon, Illinois. Sears wouldn't say how many of its employees would be impacted by the closings but did say the majority of the jobs are part-time positions, and eligible associates will receive severance.

by | January 13, 2018 | 06:42

During the public forum, Ryan also said he doesn't believe a government shutdown will happen as the deadline approaches a week from Friday. "I read those comments later last night; the first thing that came to my mind was 'very unfortunate, unhelpful, ' " Ryan said in response to a question during an interview at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee WisPolitics Luncheon.

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:29

Unlike Tucker Carlson and the Fox & Friends crew, Smith is unflinchingly honest with his viewers, reminding them that the Russian Federation investigation is, in fact, very real - and very likely to engulf this failing presidency. "All I see of these Democrats, like Adam Schiff - it's all he does, he'll have a meeting, and then he'll leave, and he'll call up the meeting, and then I'll have a meeting and then he'll leave", President Trump said.

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:25

Trump and the lawmakers had been discussing a visa lottery program that annually allows as many as 50,000 citizens from countries with historically low rates of immigration to the U.S. Durbin, speaking to reporters in video that aired on MSNBC on Friday, said he had been explaining a bipartisan group of senators' immigration plan on Thursday and how it impacted immigrants from various countries, including those in Africa.

by | January 13, 2018 | 07:11

Now, the shelter is hoping to find someone to take her in. Not once but twice, Cathleen walked about 20 miles from Prague to Seminole to find her original family, the Humane Society said. "She's probably traveled the most out of all our dogs". "She's very sweet. Very calm and docile and friendly". "We are working hard on just the flawless, secure place!" She's now available for viewing at the Seminole Animal Shelter.

by | January 13, 2018 | 06:30

But, Williamson was not completely happy, especially with the bowling to lower-order batsmen. New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat as they look to wrap up the series in game three against Pakistan in Dunedin on Saturday. However, they suffered a blow on the morning of the match with Fakhar Zaman, who made an unbeaten 82 in Wellington, ruled out with injury and replaced by Imam ul-Haq.

by | January 13, 2018 | 05:32

But the protests are providing an earlier window into the administration's policies as it struggles to decide how to react to demonstrations that are evolving differently than the last big protests in Iran in 2009 over election fraud. And despite Trump's harsh rhetoric, the USA government has little leverage. The country's financial support for Palestinians and the Lebanese Shi'ite group Hezbollah also angered Iranians, who want their government to focus on domestic economic problems ...

by | January 13, 2018 | 06:54

Russian Federation and China , the two nations with arguably the greatest sway over the regime, will not be there, making it unlikely the Vancouver meeting gathering will produce a significant breakthrough, Paris said. Hook also referred to the renewed talks between the 2 Koreas over the North's participation of next month's Winter Olympics in the South. Athletic competitions have traditionally provided a low-stakes venue for conversations between the two countries, which have technically ...

by | January 13, 2018 | 05:24

Prior to Thor 4 happening, the Odinson must first survive Thanos and The Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers 4 , which sees the Guardians of the Galaxy find Thor drifting in space following some sort of battle. Ragnarok's release on home media is only a few weeks away, so it's not a coincidence that fans have recently been treated to a barrage of concept art that was created for the film.

by | January 13, 2018 | 06:41

Real Madrid has been known as one of the best-attacking sides in Europe. I don't see it like that. "The situation is what it is, and we must take the positive, that we are still alive in everything, and move forward". But according to reports from Spain, Madrid do plan on reaching an agreement with the DFB, which could see Low offered the job after the FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation this summer.

by | January 13, 2018 | 06:34

But Shugerman says the suit may end up proving just the opposite. The charges could also be leverage to get Manafort to reveal connections. The legal action represents a new tack in a broader effort by supporters of the President to push back on the special counsel.

by | January 13, 2018 | 06:15

President Donald Trump says a bipartisan immigration proposal is "a big step backwards". The news report of the comments reported in the Washington Post received boos from the audience. The U.S. president is only hurting himself both at home and overseas, some Africans said. On Friday he plans to sign a proclamation honoring Martin Luther King Day.

by | January 13, 2018 | 05:19

Whether called " work requirements " or "community engagement", these bureaucratic provisions will be costly and time-consuming. About 70 percent of Americans say they support states imposing a work requirement on non-disabled adults, according to a Kaiser Family Foundation poll previous year.

by | January 13, 2018 | 06:20

The Port Richey resident chose to receive the winnings in a lump sum of $281,874,999. Missler purchased the winning ticket at a 7-Eleven convenience store in Port Richey, using the "Quick Pick" option, meaning that numbers were randomly chosen.