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Senators vote to allow babies on Senate floor

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Currently, the senator is on unofficial maternity leave in Washington , D.C., so she can remain nearby for important votes . But Klobuchar and other advocates say they hope there will soon be other senators who might have to make use of the accommodation. Read More »

Walter Leroy Moody Executed Thursday Night

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Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore, Alabama. Yesterday (April 18, 2018), the USA 11 Circuit Court of Appeals denied Walter Leroy Moody's request for a stay of execution . Alabama's execution of a 61-year-old inmate was stopped last month because workers couldn't find a usable vein. According to CBS News , the explosion killed Vance instantly and seriously injured his wife. Read More »

BJP president Amit Shah pays floral tribute to Lingayat founder in Bangalore

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He lost the seat in the 2013 elections to the Congress . Another BJP leader KS Eshwarappa, the party's leader in the Legislative Council, also filed his nomination from Shivamogga. "The grand old party will never apologise to the Hindu community because of its vote bank politics", Shah said. "Who is she?" he questioned. BJP President Amit Shah demanded apology from Congress president Rahul Gandhi for "defaming Hindus". Read More »

Senate Judiciary Panel Puts Off Bill to Protect Mueller

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The committee will consider the legislation next week. "Last fall, I said we're not going to do anything in this area unless you get together". "That's my responsibility as the majority leader". Despite that, McConnell has said he does not believe the president will fire Mueller. A spokesperson for Senator McConnell told The Hill that the majority leader has yet to announce when the bill will be taken up for a vote. Read More »

No change in government's position on border - Coveney

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The EU summit in June, when eurozone governance and migration reform will be on the agenda. According to the Telegraph , Brussels officials delivered "a detailed and forensic rebuttal" of the Prime Minister's proposals to avoid a hard border with Ireland. Read More »

Giuliani Joins Trump Legal Team, Immediately Makes Absurd Claim

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Sekulow praised Giuliani for being a great friend to the president "for a long time". Former federal prosecutors Marty Raskin and Jane Serene Raskin are also joining Trump's outside counsel team. In other words, he's less a lawyer than he is an ambassador to Robert Mueller . -He played a vital role as NY mayor (1994-2001) during the September 11 attacks at the World Trade Center towers in 2001. Read More »

United Kingdom pottery produces 'well suited' Harry and Meghan wedding mugs

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Earlier this week, her fiancé was named as the new Commonwealth Youth Ambassador, and so Markle attended the reception to support the initiative, wearing a dress by Altuzarra . "Here is a woman who is camera-ready, not camera-shy, a woman who is very confident who is very assertive, who took control of the engagement interview for example". Read More »

Senate Democrat to propose marijuana decriminalization

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To drive home that point, Schumer also agreed to sign a bong . Sen. Chuck Schumer on state marijuana legalization: "The experiment has been a success". "Meanwhile, those who are entering into the marijuana market in states that have legalized are set to make a fortune". Besides claiming that "reefer makes darkies think they're as good as white men" he also asserted that "most" marijuana smokers in the US were "Negroes, Hispanics, Filipinos", and entertainers. Read More »

Romania May Move Its Embassy to Israel in Jerusalem

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Dragnea announced the decision in an interview with the Romanian TV channel ANTENA 3 , making Romania the fourth country to make the controversial move from Tel Aviv, alongside the US, Guatemala and Honduras . A spokesperson for the Romanian government did not wish to comment on the document that was adopted in the absence of the country's foreign minister, who is visiting Tunisia. Read More »

Opposition Parties Submit Impeachment Notice Against CJI Dipak Misra

Seventy-one Indian parliamentarians belonging to seven opposition parties have moved a notice for initiating impeachment proceedings against Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra . The bench headed by the #CJI dismissed all the petitions and also passed strictures against some of the petitioners. It would indeed be foolhardy for the opposition to persist with an impeachment motion which would only bring them negative publicity and public ridicule. Read More »

Weapons inspectors 'let in to chemical attack site'

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The OPCW is investigating reports that government forces gassed sites in Douma on April 7, when the town was still held by rebels and home to tens of thousands of people - residents and others who were displaced by fighting elsewhere. Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova dismissed allegations that Russia was trying to hamper the OPCW inspectors, saying Moscow strongly supports their mission to Douma. Read More »

Miguel Diaz-Canel elected as new Cuban President

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When Raul came to power in 2008, he implemented a number of economic reforms, but was either unable or unwilling to eliminate a dual-currency system and multiple exchange rates despite his calls to do so. "The significance of this event can not be overstated". The new makeup of the government "bends slightly toward the side of reform and change", said James Williams, president of Engage Cuba, a Washington-based coalition of companies that wants to life the USA embargo against Cuba. Read More »

Judge Holds Kobach In Contempt Of Court

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He didn't do that. A federal judge has held Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach in contempt for failing to fully register and notify eligible voters he'd blocked. A spokesman, Moriah Day, said in an email to NPR that Kobach will appeal. Robinson later added in Wednesday's ruling that "Defendant is now in the process of sending the standard postcards to all registered voters". Read More »

US Says Imprisoned Pastor Andrew Brunson Is Innocent; Turkey Lacks 'Credible Evidence'

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Turkey also claims Brunson passed along state secrets and intelligence that might be useful in the event of a war, such as the location of railway stations. Brunson bluntly rejected the Turkish government's claim that he, as a Christian, would be working for Gulen's group, an Islamic movement. Gulen denies any role in the failed coup and says his Hizmet - meaning "service" - movement promotes a peaceful form of Islam. Read More »

Israeli military official confirms airstrikes over Syria

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It made that clear in 2013, when it held back from military action and, more importantly, said that even if it had intervened it would only have been in a limited way. "Allowing Iran to strengthen itself in Syria is like accepting that the Iranians strangle us". An unnamed a commander from the regional military alliance supporting the Assad regime told the Reuters news agency hours later that a cyber attack had triggered a "false alarm" that resulted in a number of air defense missiles ... Read More »

China Slaps 179 Percent Import Charge On US Sorghum

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The US Treasury at the end of March said that they were not afraid of going into a trade war with China. "If the tensions continue, China's trade competitiveness may be undermined, weighing on GDP growth", Liu added. But China's commerce ministry later reiterated that no negotiations were underway between the two capitals as Washington had not shown enough "sincerity". Read More »

European Leagues opposed to FIFA tournament expansion plans

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Petersburg Stadium , which will host a World Cup semi-final match. Consumer group Which? has revealed that secondary ticketing sites are charging nearly 40 times the face value of tickets for the FIFA World Cup 2018, due to take place in Russian Federation in June. Read More »

McKayla Maroney: How Larry Nassar manipulated us with food

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Senate's Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance, and Data Security Wednesday in Washington, D.C. Maroney, who helped the U.S. "Many adults at USA Gymnatics, the United States Olympics Committee, Michigan State Univeristy and in various gyms kept Larry Nassar's secret", Datzcher said. Read More »

Stalker arrested outside Taylor Swift's home had knife, rope, and ammo

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In his vehicle, police found rounds of.380 and 9mm ammunition, along with black and latex gloves, a knife, masks, black rope and an empty box of.22 caliber ammunition. His arrest followed the April 8 arrest of a homeless man, Justin Lilly , 23, on suspicion of trespassing after he tried to climb a wall at the same property and ignored warnings by security guards to leave. Read More »

Essex County's air pollution lessening, report says

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But according to this report , La Plata - which is located on the border between New Mexico and Colorado - hasn't fully reaped the benefits of the state's efforts. Transportation was a distant 7. "India has really begun to step up on indoor air pollution, for instance through the provision of LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) as a cooking fuel, and through electrification", O'Keefe said. Read More »

Liquidation firms win bid for Bon-Ton

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A statement on the Bon-Ton website said, "Bon-Ton will move forward in a constructive manner to ensure an orderly wind-down of operations that minimizes the impact of this (auction) development on our associates, customers, vendors and the communities we serve". Read More »

Erdogan calls snap elections on June 24

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There have not been any changes to the election threshold under the new system, as political parties need to secure at least 10 percent in elections to win seats in parliament. Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag on Wednesday said Turkey will enter a "new era" with the implementation of the presidential system after early elections planned on June 24. Read More »

Trump morally unfit to be President: James Comey

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That section of the website details Democrats" about-face on Comey's qualifications, noting that, "While Democrats feigned outrage over President Trump's firing of James Comey , they had long questioned Comey's ability to lead the Federal Bureau of Investigation and even called for him to be fired. Read More »

Center Hit in US Attack Produced Cancer Drugs: Medical Head

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Putin stressed that if such actions in violation of the UN Charter continue, "it will inevitably entail chaos in global relations", according to the statement. "We have not seen any military response from actors within Syria". "They are hard for us, but will do more damage to the U.S. and Europe", RIA quoted Serebrennikov as saying. Read More »

Stormy Daniels releases sketch of man she says threatened her over Trump

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Daniels' lawyer, Michael Avenatti , said on " The View " he and Daniels think they know who sent the man who allegedly confronted her, "but we want to confirm it". Daniels claims the man approached her while she was with her infant daughter in a parking lot in Las Vegas in 2011. She said that as she walked around her auto, she dropped a toy belonging to her infant daughter who was in vehicle. Read More »

NWS: Multiple confirmed tornadoes, including EF2 in Gilbert, hit the Midlands Sunday

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A spring blizzard grounded almost 500 flights at Minneapolis/St. Paul airport. About 200 flights were canceled Sunday at Minneapolis-St. The two strongest tornadoes were both rated EF2. The storms stretched from the Gulf Coast to the Midwest and were moving into the Northeast and New England. There was in Louisiana A sleeping woman murdered early Saturday when a tree fell on her family vehicle. Read More »

The US has banned American companies from selling parts to ZTE

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Likewise, the ban also means that that the maker of the popular Snapdragon processor is out a revenue stream for the next seven years. According to the report from Reuters , ZTE has often used components from usa -based companies like Qualcomm , Intel , and Microsoft in its products. Read More »

2nd-Grader Brings Knife To School, Cuts 3 Students

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Police describe the injuries as minor, but two students required stitches because they were cut in the back of the head. He was questioned and then released to the custody of his parents. Gymnasium is the Danish term referring to a three-year upper secondary school education programme which qualifies students for admission to university. Read More »

Japan and China Worry Over Possible Trade War

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It's a vital relationship President Donald Trump wants to overhaul, but Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe isn't so keen. She said, "It's going to be centered primarily on preparation for talks with North Korea ". "[That] is unacceptable to Japan, would be unacceptable to Australia and would be unacceptable to South Korea". The U.S. itself is pushing for the release of three Americans. Read More »

Protest against ex-leader's move in Armenia

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In the Armenian capital Yerevan protests against the appointment of Serzh Sargsyan to the post of Prime Minister. About 60 protesters have been detained and charged by the police, with several dozen people requiring medical treatment - including Mr Pashinyan. Read More »

Trump goes on Twitter rant against Comey ahead of explosive interview

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Comey recommended no criminal charges to the Justice Department in the Clinton email probe, instead reprimanding the former Secretary of State as " extremely careless ". The former Federal Bureau of Investigation director describes Trump's skin color as being lighter around the eyes as if he had been wearing tanning bed goggles. Read More »