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by | May 23, 2017 | 08:42

The author of the amendment, Republican representative Chris Paddie, said it is "absolutely about child safety" and "about accommodating all kids". The legislation will then head to the desk of the Republican governor, Greg Abbott, to be signed into law.

by | May 23, 2017 | 09:28

However, shortly after being reopened, beaches were soon closed once again after a 12-foot great white was hooked off of the San Clemente pier, as reported by the Register. That leads me to believe they were fishing for sharks. On Sunday, the closures started at about 10:30 a.m. after a sighting of an eight to nine-foot shark at the end of the San Clemente Pier.

by | May 23, 2017 | 08:25

Spark Investment Management LLC now owns 415,300 shares of the technology company's stock worth $9,448,000 after buying an additional 233,600 shares during the last quarter. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, July 5th. The strategy not only focuses on companies with higher dividend yields, but companies with potential to grow these dividends over time.

by | May 23, 2017 | 08:48

Al Green , D-Houston, called for the impeachment of President Donald Trump from the House chamber on Wednesday morning. Impeachment articles against a president require a majority vote of approval in the House of Representatives. A two-thirds vote is needed to convict. Speaking of Russia, Trump fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey last week. Electing reality TV stars to the highest political office in the United States.

by | May 23, 2017 | 09:20

Rep. Al Green (D-Texas) stepped to the House floor on Wednesday and made a direct appeal to impeach President Donald Trump for his firing of FBI Director James Comey . Cummings said Monday that Flynn provided inconsistent or misleading statements to USA security clearance investigators in early 2016 during the renewal of his credentials.

by | May 23, 2017 | 08:54

I can't wait to help the Wildcats win a national championship next year with a great team, a great coach, and the most wonderful fans in the world behind us! Already rich with wings after Allonzo Trier and Rawle Alkins made a decision to return to school next season, Arizona added some more talent Monday.

by | May 23, 2017 | 08:36

The US does not officially recognize Old Jerusalem as part of Israel, as that portion of the city is located beyond the 1949 armistice line that effectively partitioned the old Palestine Mandate between Israel and territories annexed by Egypt and Jordan.

by | May 23, 2017 | 07:17

Oklahoma had to win four straight elimination games in the regional after losing to North Dakota State in the regional opener on Saturday. Oklahoma didn't ask for this route, but the Sooners advanced through the Norman Regional the hard way.

by | May 23, 2017 | 07:22

Gonzalez, a top state budget official under Democratic Gov. Deval Patrick, said Trump should be impeached by the House of Representatives for obstruction of justice . Comey claimed in the memo that Trump said "I hope you can let this go", referring to the Flynn probe, according to CNN sources who described the document.

by | May 23, 2017 | 06:29

Separately, the New York Times reported that Trump boasted to Russian officials at a White House meeting last week that firing Comey relieved "great pressure" the president faced from a law-enforcement probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

by | May 23, 2017 | 05:38

The pick comes courtesy of the Brooklyn Nets, who sent the Celtics a boatload of picks in exchange for Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce . In 2018, Boston also will have Brooklyn's first round pick. They had a 25 percent chance, the best of any team, to receive the No. 1 pick. Elfrid Payton is a solid building block, but clearly isn't going to blossom into a star point guard.

by | May 23, 2017 | 05:29

The Justice Department on Friday issued a transcript of Rosenstein's remarks. The White House has struggled since Comey's firing to explain the chain of events that led to it and who exactly made the decision. Trump has reacted furiously to the appointment but Democrats and even many Republicans have generally welcomed it. He also harshly criticized Comey's decision to announce his reopening of the Clinton email investigation less than two weeks before the election on the grounds that it ...

by | May 23, 2017 | 05:36

A vehicle rests on a security barrier in New York's Times Square after driving through a crowd of pedestrians, killing one woman and injuring nearly two dozen people, Thursday, May 18, 2017. Photographers snapped pictures of a wild-eyed Rojas after he climbed from the wrecked auto and ran through the street waving his arms. Connect with NJTODAY.NET Join NJTODAY.NET's free Email List to receive occasional updates delivered right to your email address! The incident began as Rojas was ...

by | May 23, 2017 | 04:31

They worship death", Mr Trump said. Mr Trump arrives in Israel on Monday for a two-day trip, during which he will visit Tel Aviv and Jerusalem. In the grand King Abdulaziz Conference Centre, with crystal chandeliers and gold-rimmed side tables laden with snacks and sterling silver pens, the leaders listened to Mr Trump's first official speech to leaders overseas since his inauguration.

by | May 23, 2017 | 04:01

Roger Ailes , founder and former chief executive of Fox News, the cable news channel popular with conservatives that helped reshape the USA political landscape, has died at age 77. Ailes branded the network "Fair and Balanced" and declared he had left the political world behind, but conservative viewers found a home and lifted prime-time commentators Bill O'Reilly and Sean Hannity to the top of the news ratings.

by | May 23, 2017 | 05:11

Summary: Attorney General Sessions has directed prosecutors to follow a new policy that seeks for the maximum sentence for any drug crimes. Prosecutors will be expected to recommend a sentence within federal guidelines when before a federal judge.

by | May 23, 2017 | 05:15

Venezuela's Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez took to Twitter to reject the US-imposed measures, calling them "outrageous and unacceptable". Venezuela's latest wave of anti-government unrest, which has left at least 44 people dead in the last six weeks, began when the Supreme Court assumed the powers of the National Assembly in March.

by | May 23, 2017 | 05:13

A White House statement said the test should "serve as a call for all nations to implement far stronger sanctions against North Korea". USA began talks with North Korean ally China on possible new United Nations sanctions. Pyongyang conducted two unauthorized nuclear test explosions last year and about two dozen rocket launches, in a years-long push to expand its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile capabilities.

by | May 23, 2017 | 03:22

New Castle County and Delaware State police responded to a townhouse in Pike Creek around 11:15 p.m. Sunday after the trooper called 911, state police said. Neighbors said the trooper is a great person, in her 40s, with two high school-age kids who were not believed to be home. Both were transported to the hospital with severe injuries.

by | May 23, 2017 | 04:50

When I approached this flaccid, sorry excuse of a man and asked "Are you Richard Spencer", this pendulous poltroon said "No". Fair said she believes the gym made a "business decision" in pulling Spencer's membership. Fair continued to prod Spencer, and another gym member - apparently unaware of who he was - stepped in to defend him. In a Tumblr post about the incident, Fair wrote that she walked up and asked, "Are you Richard Spencer?" to which the "alt-right" standard-bearer replied, "No, ...

by | May 23, 2017 | 04:31

Their heartbreak echoed that of families across the US following a spate of killings of black people that has fueled a national debate over race and policing. On a video, he can be seen lowering one hand. " Betty Shelby was the aggressor ". "She's ready to get back to her life", defence lawyer Shannon McMurray said.

by | May 23, 2017 | 02:54

As Lauretta reported last night, video emerged of Erdogan calmly watching his bodyguards beating up protesters, which sent nine to the hospital and left many bruised and bloody. Before the violent confrontation, Erdogan had earlier on Tuesday met with President Donald Trump at the White House. "Turkish Ambassador should be kicked out of country".

by | May 23, 2017 | 02:10

KIRKERSVILLE , Ohio (AP) — The family of a 48-year-old mom of five children is in mourning this Mother's Day weekend, after her slaying at the Ohio nursing home where she was a nurse's aide. Mourners stand outside the Pine Kirk Care Center in Kirkersville , Ohio, on Friday, May 12, 2017, as the bodies of two employees shot down by an armed man are removed.

by | May 23, 2017 | 02:32

James Frank, who authored the bill, wrote a Facebook post on Friday. But yesterday and today when the bill was resurrected as a last-minute amendment to a Senate bill, protesters were noticeably absent. Senfronia Thompson, a Democrat from Houston, said during the debate. "We talk about how God created life". The Senate would then have to approve the amendment when the bill makes it back to that chamber before sending it to the governor's desk.

by | May 23, 2017 | 01:45

During a speech in Riyadh on Sunday in which he urged Arab and Islamic leaders to do their share to defeat Islamist militants, Trump referred to "Islamic extremism", although advance excerpts had him saying "Islamist extremism". The Palestinians also claim east Jerusalem as their capital and previous US administrations have said the area's fate must be decided through negotiations.

by | May 23, 2017 | 01:25

Even before he took office, Trump has repeatedly lashed out at law enforcement figures for their efforts to investigate possible collusion between his former campaign and Russian government officials. "The Committee looks forward to receiving testimony from the former Director on his role in the development of the Intelligence Community Assessment on Russian interference in the 2016 USA elections, and I am hopeful that he will clarify for the American people recent events that have been ...

by | May 23, 2017 | 01:17

Flynn is expected to cite Fifth Amendment protections in a letter Monday to the Senate intelligence committee, according to a person with direct knowledge of the matter. If Flynn had provided the records, she continued, he would have waived the "right against self-incrimination in the future". Ginsberg also noted that the committee faces new complications from the Justice Department's move last week to appoint Mueller as special counsel in the Russian Federation inquiry.

by | May 23, 2017 | 01:08

Donald Trump is the president of the United States. The White House had no immediate comment on Mr Clapper's remarks on a morning in which no White House aide appeared on the Sunday news shows to discuss Mr Trump's firing. Eight candidates for Federal Bureau of Investigation director have been interviewed at Justice Department headquarters as US President Donald Trump suggests a decision on a nominee to replace James Comey mayd be announced within days.

by | May 23, 2017 | 00:24

Heading into the final stretch of the legislative session, and with Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick threatening to push for a special session if the bathroom bill doesn't pass, House members narrowed the approach that senators have been championing through Senate Bill 6 - the "bathroom bill" from state Sen.

by | May 22, 2017 | 22:52

Citing a White House official, the daily reported that Trump will ask the Israelis to curb the expansion of the settlements and call on the Palestinians to halt payment for Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails and to stop the "incitement" against Israel.

by | May 22, 2017 | 23:17

The Coast Guard has helped a disabled boat with five people on board off the coast of North Carolina. The swimmer went missing Saturday afternoon off Matagorda Beach a quarter mile east of the Colorado River. The two men were taken to the hospital and treated for mild hypothermia. Anyone who plans to swim in the ocean should have a way to get in touch with emergency services and always wear clothing appropriate to the conditions of the ocean, according to the Coast Guard.

by | May 22, 2017 | 23:37

Crypto has caused at least 32 outbreaks in pools or water parks past year, compared to just 16 in 2014. "Swallowing just a mouthful of water contaminated with Crypto can make otherwise healthy people sick for up to three weeks with watery diarrhea , stomach cramps, nausea, or vomiting, and can lead to dehydration".

by | May 22, 2017 | 22:50

The announcement, the latest in the shock-a-day Washington saga, was made a day ahead of Rosenstein's scheduled closed-door appearance Thursday afternoon before the Senate. Comey was sacked on May 9. "The biggest legal change seems to be that Mr. Mueller is going to move forward with the idea of a criminal investigation versus a counterintelligence investigation".

by | May 22, 2017 | 21:32

I faced great pressure because of Russian Federation. The Times said the document was based on notes taken from inside the Oval Office. Public approval of US President Donald Trump has dropped to its lowest level since his inauguration, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Friday, after Trump was accused of mishandling classified information and meddling with an FBI investigation.

by | May 22, 2017 | 20:48

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has signed a pledge calling for timely action to address climate change during a meeting of nations with a vested interest in protecting the Arctic. The council does not make policy or allocate resources, and its decisions must be unanimous. Arctic Council foreign ministers, (L-R) Iceland's Gudlaugur Thor Thordarson, Anders Samuelson of Denmark, Sweden's Margot Wallstrom, Russia's Sergei Lavrov, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Norway's Borge Brende, ...