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by | February 15, 2018 | 08:30

The latest $19.2 million would have added to the total that ECOT had deducted from its monthly state payments. The board had no debate before the 15-0 vote, with board member Lisa Woods of Medina abstaining. The state's Big 8 school districts, located in Ohio's largest cities, prepared to take in large numbers of ECOT students, but actual enrollment has varied.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:37

Physical education instructor Karen Smith , 59, was known as a "strict" teacher to some Colorado parents, CBS Denver said. Smith was placed on paid administrative leave earlier this month after she was accused of forcefully making a student stand for the Pledge of Allegiance by grabbing his jacket to pull him to his feet, officials said.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:46

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by | February 15, 2018 | 07:40

The European Commission in December took the unprecedented step of triggering Article 7 of the EU Treaty against Poland , stepping up pressure on Warsaw over controversial changes to the judicial system by the country's ruling conservatives.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:01

Multiple reports say Ohio State will be hiring former Buckeyes assistant Taver Johnson to take over as secondary coach. He'll coach the cornerbacks. "He'll do an excellent job coaching our cornerbacks and mentoring the young men in our program".

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:40

Talking to media in judicial complex, Captain Safdar said that the nation has given its verdict by supporting Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) candidate in NA-154 Lodhran by-election. Sharif along with his sons-Hussain and Hassan - has been named in three NAB references, while his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law have been nominated in a reference with regard to the Sharif family's London-based Avenfield properties.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:36

An Israeli court had previously stopped extradition proceedings against the suspect, after determining she was not fit to stand trial. She has been re-arrested on suspicion of "obstruction of justice", it said. "We are hopeful that this is a turning point in the extradition process". Dassi Erlich, 30, was allegedly one of Leifer's victims alongside her two sisters, and she brought a civil case against the school in 2015, which was ordered to pay her $1,024,428 (£581,198) in damages.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:44

In a Facebook post , the police department in Tukwila said that "as with every incident, we establish the identity of those involved". He argues that police do not have authority to detain people on behalf of immigration agents. Community members plan to attend Monday's city council meeting in Tukwila to "reject collaboration between Immigration and Enforcement Agents and Tukwila Police", according to a press release.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:18

A debate regarding disqualification period took momentum after former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was disqualified in Panamagate verdict on July 28, 2017 under Article 62 (1) (f). The article does not specify any time period after which the disqualified person can take part in the election. "This issue have to be resolved by the parliament", Ausaf said.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:41

In a statement announcing the pilot, Waithe said she always wanted to tell a story about a queer black woman as the central protagonist. "Queer black characters have been the sidekick for long enough; it's time for us to finally take the lead".

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:45

Something that is recognizing the sacrifice they made to adjusting their competitions", she continued. The North Korean government allowed 12 players to join the roster of South Koreans at the last minute in an apparent gesture of goodwill, but many question whether North Korea's move is a genuine attempt to reach peace with its southern neighbor or merely a publicity stunt by the dictatorship to draw attention away from its unchanged totalitarian regime.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:56

The stock increased 1.22% or GBX 19.5 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 1614. Unlike individual investors, institutional investors trade in massive blocks of 10,000 or more shares per transaction. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, February 15 report. On Tuesday, July 11 the stock rating was reinitiated by Jefferies with "Hold".

by | February 15, 2018 | 06:53

Githu Muigai. I thank him for his service for the last six and a half years. Prof Githu's position will be taken by the suave President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Paul Kihara Kariuki if approved by the National Assembly. He is the new Attorney General. Attorney General Githu Muigai. He has a master's degree in International Law from Columbia University School of Law.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:04

Top SPD officials will meet on Tuesday to decide on a change of leadership. "The window of opportunity is now, not in five or 10 years - maybe then it won't be there any more", he told party members gathered in a beer tent in Vilshofen, in the southern state of Bavaria.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:39

Now officially the hottest team in the Southeastern Conference, the Tigers extended their league-best winning streak to five games with Tuesday's 62-58 white-knuckle victory over those same No. Mizzou guard Kassius Robertson has been on fire since the two teams' first meeting, averaging 21.3 points per game. "He hasn't played a lot, but he played a lot previous year at the point".

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:13

With newly-installed wind capacity of 426 megawatts (MW) and an average power consumption of three gigawatts (GW), " Ireland is the member state with the highest level of installed wind capacity relative to its power consumption", WindEurope reported on Tuesday.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:49

A auto slid into the opposite lane on a Stearns County road and collided with an oncoming vehicle in a crash that killed two people in the out-of-control vehicle, authorities said. Authorities in Washington City were concerned for the girl because she has a medical condition and might not have access to medications she needs. The driver of the Buick, Sandra Martha Hansen, 64, of Cold Spring, was pulled from her auto and taken by ambulance to St.

by | February 15, 2018 | 06:43

The map by House Speaker Mike Turzai and Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati would reduce dozens of municipal or county divisions while keeping almost 70 percent of state residents in their existing districts. Lawmakers could not value partisanship over those criteria, the court said. The judicial branch itself will be usurping the legislative process if it draws the map on its own, Cox said.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:26

The elk was killed in the accident, but Westland County Search and Rescue said both occupants of the chopper avoided serious injuries. A little after 4:30 p.m., as the flight crew was netting a cow elk, the elk somehow jumped up and hit the helicopter's tail rotor, almost severing it and bringing the chopper down.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:14

A second group of three climbers also made their way down the mountain with the help of rescuers. The sheriff's office said rescuers were assisting 4 climbers to safety. Responders embarked on a search and rescue mission on Mount Hood Tuesday night with a forecast of 18 degrees Fahrenheit with a wind chill factor of -1 and a high chance of snow, according to the National Oceanic And Atmospheric Administration.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:14

Porter has denied harming them. Yet, the scandal over his departure has not waned. His remarks come as the White House has sought to deflect criticism over its handling of Porter's clearance, saying it relies on law enforcement and intelligence agencies to run the process.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:05

Following Said's arrest, the police also arrested the receiver of the gold, Ibrahim Hussein, who was waiting at his hotel. This is the biggest-ever gold seizure from an airline crew member in the city. Being a crew member, Said was not physically frisked but only his luggage was checked by the security personnel at the airport. Police handed over custody of the two suspects to airport customs.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:16

Klaebo finished in three minutes, 5.75 seconds. Falla was bidding to become the first athlete to defend the Olympic title in this cross-country skiing event. "It is hard to describe, everything has happened so fast and you are so happy". "I feel really happy and satisfied", commented the Italian. Everything was ideal today.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:53

Although they have special red, white, and blue designs created for them to match the colors of their flag for PyeongChang, they chose to work with the Valentine's Day holiday and bust out these hot pink pants for this week's first round of play, which clash brilliantly with their red shirts.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:01

At the Barbara Bush Children's Hospital at Maine Medical Center, chief operating officer Jeffrey Sanders said, "Gronk will always be a champion" to people there. The other two were Hasbro Children's Hospital in Rhode Island and Boston Children's Hospital. "It trickles down to everyone at the hospital". Bornhorst expressed gratitude for Gronk and his family for their continued charitable contributions and uplifting presence for the children.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:15

Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov said that the bodies are so badly damaged that identification will have to be by DNA matching from devastated family members. But the plane's production in Russian Federation was halted a year ago because of low demand and media reports indicated that some carriers, including the Saratov Airlines, were experiencing a shortage of spares.

by | February 15, 2018 | 06:50

On the flip side, Blink's cameras are powered by AA batteries, and its embedded, energy-efficient chip allows those batteries to last up to two years at a time. Flybridge Capital Partners, Comcast Ventures, Baker Capital, Dot Capital and some suppliers were investors in the company. Madrona's Jacobson, who had no knowledge of the acquisition's details, speculated that Amazon might apply the Blink team's expertise to cameras in drones or in its new checkout-free stores.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:56

The incident has embarrassed Prime Minister Mark Rutte's four-party coalition government, which has a precarious parliamentary majority of just one seat. They had been due to discuss among other things the 2014 downing of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 shot down by a missile fired from territory held by pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine.

by | February 15, 2018 | 06:48

CPN-UML Chairman KP Sharma Oli and CPN-Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal have agreed that the unified party's central committee will have less than 100 members, according to a report in The Himalayan Times. Soon after the meeting, UML Chair Oli began a one-on-one meeting with CPN-MC Chair Prachanda. The process of government formation and merger of the parties will go hand in hand, Pandey said.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:11

Like many things in California, it seems, this boils down to one thing: resisting President Donald Trump. Berkeley's policymakers are taking the controversial "sanctuary city" practice, which was originally meant to protect those living in the United States illegally from facing federal consequences, and are applying it to drug use.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:50

An eyewitness account said both the bus and the truck were trying to avoid pot holes at Samia Uku village when the accident occurred. There was pandemonium in Kano State on Tuesday as a fatal auto crash claimed the lives of 22 students and four of their teachers in Gaya local government of the state.

by | February 15, 2018 | 06:14

Also, there was no clarity on post-poll options for the party. Tripura BJP chief Biplab Deb has said the Modi government will act like a "father figure" to help the poor state stand on its feet and fulfil the party's campaign promises, if the party comes to power.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:31

He said Towoju worked assiduously for the party in the state and at the federal level but was shot-changed when the party got into power. Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has taken over everywhere. "That attests to the fact that they are no longer in Edo as we have been saying". 'The prospects are gory; which makes failure to keep the APC momentum of progress going not an option at all.

by | February 15, 2018 | 06:07

Shortly after, officers responded to an apartment just north of the scene, where they located and detained Reyes. Police said the victim was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, and was later declared dead. Ysidrio faces a charge of first-degree murder, according to police. Police did not give a possible motive or say if the two men were acquainted. It was not known if he had an attorney who could comment on the allegations.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:25

The only comment came when he was asked whether he had acted "inappropriately", to which Mr Joyce said: "No I haven't". The latest allegation has drawn in the prime minister's office. Windsor is the former MP for Joyce's seat of New England. Cory Bernardi, a former Liberal National Party (LNP) Senator who defected to start his own Australian Conservatives party, said while he did not want to judge a relationship between two consenting adults he did not believe taxpayers should be paying ...