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by | January 25, 2018 | 04:22

Supporters were buoyed by strong support in the Portland region; in Multnomah County, nearly 80 percent of voters supported Measure 101. She argued lawmakers needed to consider a more sustainable and equitable solution to funding Medicaid.

by | January 25, 2018 | 05:00

So the Democrats made a decision to take a deal they had turned down only the night before - a less-than-airtight assurance by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., that "it would be my intention" to consider legislation that would address those immigrants in the coming weeks, but only if the government were reopened.

by | January 25, 2018 | 05:24

None of the drivers were identified in the report, though if you think you still might have a shot at free money, police say they cleared all the cash. The other drivers had minor injuries. Illinois State Police District 5 troopers are investigating the crash. A crash with injuries is blocking both lanes of eastbound Interstate 74 at milepost 176, about 2 miles east of Mahomet, state trooper Sgt.

by | January 25, 2018 | 05:30

French President Emmanuel Macron ironized on Trump's upcoming arrival. With the World Economic Forum taking place in Davos , a number of participants have expressed enthusiasm about the blockchain technology, but remained sceptical about cryptocurrency.

by | January 25, 2018 | 04:37

The DACA program allows young undocumented individuals who arrived in the USA as children to be given work permits and a renewable two-year period of deferred action for deportation. The White House will release a "legislative framework" for immigration reform on Monday that is acceptable to both Democrats and Republicans, Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said.

by | January 25, 2018 | 05:15

Olivia Cowen, who said Nassar abused her 10 years ago, delivered a victim's impact statement in front of the former physician last week while holding Michigan State University accountable for his abuse. "Your decision to assault was precise, calculated, manipulative, devious, despicable", Judge Aquilina said to Nassar. The judge is likely to be unsparing in her treatment of Nassar.

by | January 25, 2018 | 04:08

It then "became aware of instances of serious non-compliance with food hygiene regulations", it said. "We have also instructed Russell Hume to undertake a withdrawal of all affected product in the supply chain". The Wetherspoons boss added: "Someone from the Sun went into one of our pubs for a steak and couldn't get one". It's MEGASPOONS: Wetherspoons to open their biggest pub ever! But the new haggis supplier was not taking the tone of the message lying down, saying they had "saved ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 05:04

About 15.75M shares traded. Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Carnival Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $50.58 billion market cap company. Standpoint Research downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Thursday, December 1 report. (NYSE:QEP) rating on Tuesday, September 26. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Wednesday, April 12 report.

by | January 25, 2018 | 03:58

The female reporters were given chairs to stand on after the snub gained traction online, particularly on Twitter, thanks to the hashtag '#PenceFence'. "Today, they've experienced first-hand what happens to a woman who challenges the ultra-Orthodox monopoly of the Western Wall", said a feminist group.

by | January 25, 2018 | 03:52

About 11.71M shares traded or 94.51% up from the average. It has outperformed by 0.07% the S&P500. Rk Capital Management Llc decreased its stake in Churchill Downs Inc (CHDN) by 2.8% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

by | January 25, 2018 | 04:36

This is published unedited from the PTI feed . The action enables the United States to block assets held by the individuals or firms in the United States and prohibits USA citizens from dealing with them. The Trump administration has said all options are on the table including military ones, and officials say the president and his advisers have discussed the possibility of a limited strike.

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:59

While Trump intends to come to Davos as salesman-in-chief for USA economic interests, Macron is equally determined to defend a global system shaped by mutually agreed rules - and also to uphold gender equality, in contrast to the United States president's controversy-laden record on women.

by | January 25, 2018 | 04:32

When he picked first in 2013 with the Chiefs there wasn't a quarterback worth it and he ended up taking left tackle Eric Fisher . That quarterback could be Wyoming's Josh Allen , who is generating some buzz in the 516 different mock drafts we're all going to read in the months leading up to the real thing.

by | January 25, 2018 | 04:11

They'll play "away shows" at Washington-Grizzly Stadium in Missoula, Montana on August 13 , Wrigley Field in Chicago on August 18 and 20 and then Fenway Park on Labor Day weekend. Ticketmaster Verified Fan is committed to getting more tickets into the hands of fans, not scalpers or bots. Another presale through the band's official fan club starts 10 a.m.

by | January 25, 2018 | 03:07

Espanyol have lost only one of their last five league games under Flores, and while slim victories have become something of a penchant for the club this term, they're at risk of being found short in that regard on Thursday. Boss Valverde recently said: "I'm reluctant to put an exact date on a start for Coutinho, but the progress of the injury is very positive". They are 11 points clear of second place Atletico Madrid in La Liga, and with the new additions, look to be an even bigger threat to ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:56

It is not the first time the former PM has been caught on microphone in a private conversation. In unguarded comments to Indian steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal that was captured in-house at the World Economic Forum, Cameron conceded that Brexit has turned out "less badly" than feared but that "it's still going to be hard".

by | January 25, 2018 | 04:00

The senate made a motion to reconsider Brownback's confirmation, that will be laid before President Donald Trump, though Trump is unlikely to approve the motion. But the nomination didn't make it to the Senate floor before the end of the year. While most cloture votes requires 60 votes, Brownback only needed a simple majority to end debate.

by | January 25, 2018 | 03:40

The YPG had such stable control of the region that the Russian government also sought to capitalize on it previous year. Ankara sees the YPG as an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) insurgent group in Turkey which is deemed a terrorist organization by the United States, the European Union and Turkey.

by | January 25, 2018 | 03:53

Peter's Square say the Pope was probably sending a message to Donald Trump and other world leaders who have been using the phrase "fake news". The first "fake news", Francis said, was that created by the "crafty serpent" in the Book of Genesis, who used falsehood to tempt Eve into disobeying God.

by | January 25, 2018 | 03:13

Both the injured were rushed to Primary Health Centre (PHC) Rajpora where one of them identified as Shakir Ahmad Mir (17) of Qalampora was declared brought dead. "Search is still going on", he said, in a tweet. Unfortunately, one boy was also killed in the crossfire and two ladies have sustained injuries. J&K Assembly, now in its budget session in Jammu , witnessed noisy scenes as the opposition members protested over the killing of the youth and injuries to two girls in Shopian village.

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:47

She called the act "upsetting", and field manager Al Steffen said the recent weather in Dyersville, Iowa made the situation worse. In a later post, the Field of Dreams site wrote: "They can do their damage, but the dream endures!" A vehicle was driven across the field, leaving deep, muddy tracks in the infield and outfield.

by | January 25, 2018 | 04:00

Sting , as in "Desert Rose" Sting and not WWE wrestling personality Sting , joined Shaggy for a chat with Rolling Stone Wednesday to unveil the project's first single. They also filmed a soon-to-be released music video in the heart of the city, directed by Gil Green. The idea of a collaborative album from the former Police frontman Sting and the former novelty-dancehall hitmaker Shaggy seems more like a Saturday Night Live sketch from 15 years ago than an actual thing.

by | January 25, 2018 | 03:41

A 16-year-old freshman at Tenoroc High School was arrested for bringing a gun to school on Wednesday, the Polk County Sheriff's Office said. Some students reported it to the school administration who reported it to the School Resource Deputy.

by | January 25, 2018 | 03:50

The private meeting with investigators took place on January 24, 2017 in Flynn's West Wing office and without a lawyer present, according to the network news. Sally Yates , who was then acting attorney general, informed the White House about the meeting with Flynn two days later, NBC News said. The final terms have not been decided, but Trump's legal team is reportedly pushing Mueller to allow the president to answer certain questions preemptively in writing before sitting down with ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 03:04

After Ireland failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation, O'Neill admitted he was considering his future despite having previously verbally agreed to a new deal. Speaking after Ireland were drawn against recent foes Wales and Denmark in the inaugural Nations League , O'Neill said the job he has done since taking over from Giovanni Trapattoni in 2013 is viewed far more positively outside Ireland.

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:36

She released a statement saying, in part, " Bryan and I are thrilled that our family is getting a little bit bigger , and Abigail is ecstatic to welcome her baby sister home this spring". She became a USA senator in January 2017. "This is why we need more women - because of issues of things like family leave, and child care, and you know, working moms, and all of that stuff".

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:05

Toys R Us once dominated American toy sales but has been hard hit by competition from Amazon.Com and major chains like WalMart. The Toys R Us store at 8011 E. Toys R Us plans to close three Central Florida stores as it axes 180 nationwide. I personally bought a Mega Man amiibo and my copy of Super Smash Bros.

by | January 25, 2018 | 03:40

Lula's opponents plan to celebrate in a park on the affluent side of Porto Alegre on Thursday if his conviction is upheld. Lula, 72, has been touring the country preparing the ground for a presidential bid. The owner of a construction business, Mr Abrach feels Lula and his party are a symbol of everything that is wrong with Brazilian politics. If a part of country already discusses legitimacy of political system after dark maneuvers that resulted, last year, in impeachment of also member ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:48

The couple both provided sperm to inseminate two donor eggs, and the twins were born from the same surrogate mother in September 2016. When they sought recognition of the twins' USA citizenship, Andrew and Elad were forced to submit DNA tests and other documentation of their biological relationships to their boys, even though no such requirement exists for the children of a married US citizen.

by | January 25, 2018 | 03:46

Kerry also suggested during his London confab with Hussein Agha, the Palestinian Authority president's close associate, that the PA formulate its own peace proposal. According to the report , referring to the president, Kerry used derogatory terms and even worse . "[It is] unfortunate that the president has so many times reached out to explain how dedicated he is to helping the Palestinian people", the official told reporters, adding that a "disconnect" has caused Palestinian leaders ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:43

And with this, many new "witnesses" of the power of the Internet believe what better way to begin the day than by sending "good morning" greetings to friends and family (even strangers) from their phones. Meanwhile, when Google researchers peered into Indian consumers' phones to find out what's causing their storage space to max out, they found thousands of "good morning" images and GIFs that are essentially eating into the phone's storage.

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:10

Daniels allegedly had an affair with Trump four months after his wife Melania gave birth to their son. "We're seeing Soros dollars being connected with USAID funds and they're creating these pro-abortion, pro-communist groups in some cases, working to take down conservative governments", Perkins said.

by | January 25, 2018 | 03:25

Large state-owned banks , namely, SBI, BOB, and PNB, are likely to be the key beneficiaries of the government action. Each PSU bank is an article of faith; regulatory capital of all banks will be maintained, says Financial Services Secretary Rajiv Kumar.

by | January 25, 2018 | 03:13

Azar, 50, will take over as policies in the sprawling department, with its budget of more than $1.1 trillion, are tilting to the right. Another social equality division has quite recently been made to ensure medicinal services laborers who decline to furnish contraception and different administrations conflicting with their good or religious convictions.

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:02

The Dandong Jinxiang Trade Co. exported over $500 million of used computers and other goods to North Korea. Other sanctioned individuals work for banks in China and Russian Federation that are linked to a North Korean bank. "The government strongly suspects the two engaged in offshore delivery which was banned by U.N. Security Council resolutions", the ministry said in a statement.