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Chelsea Manning files for US Senate bid in Maryland

Chelsea Manning files for US Senate bid in Maryland Whether or not Manning will be successful is not something we're qualified to comment on but it is interesting that somebody that was convicted by the government for exposing the frightful secrets they kept has the goal of fixing said government. [Full Article...]

BitConnect closes its crptocurrency exchange platform

BitConnect closes its crptocurrency exchange platform Users with active loans on the platform have been promised a payback of $363.42 for each of the BitConnect tokens (BCC) that were locked into a loan. In the last The token has plummeted more than 80% to about $37, down from over $200 just a few hours ago. [Full Article...]

Sheriff Mike Williams: 2017 Saw An Uptick In Jacksonville Human Trafficking Cases

Sheriff Mike Williams: 2017 Saw An Uptick In Jacksonville Human Trafficking Cases With little coverage of human trafficking in the media, Americans are unaware of the severity of the issue. As the nation marks Human Trafficking Awareness Month, Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill recently announced the expansion of the Office of the Indiana Attorney General Investigations Division's Human Trafficking Investigations Unit (HTIU). [Full Article...]

Teen killed in shooting in Franklin County juvenile courtroom

Teen killed in shooting in Franklin County juvenile courtroom Haynes was attending a hearing in the domestic relations courtroom for a charge of "menacing with a firearm."As that hearing concluded an altercation broke out between a deputy, Haynes and family members of Haynes". The deputy also was injured and was being treated at a hospital, but that he wasn't shot, Minerd said. Haynes' lawyer Jennifer Brisco told The Columbus Dispatch that during the he... [Full Article...]

Trump weighs in on immigration, funding talks: 'Working on it'

Trump weighs in on immigration, funding talks: 'Working on it' He asked her to describe what the president said about immigrants from African countries. He said calcium scores are often used by cardiologists to try and be predictive and prevent future chances of a heart attack. Graham said he is willing to continue speaking with the president about a potential deal , noting Trump has his phone number. "I stand by every word I said", he said. [Full Article...]

News conference on couple accused of torturing 13 children in California

News conference on couple accused of torturing 13 children in California Deputies went to the residence and said they were "shocked" to find the teen's 12 siblings , seven of whom were adults ranging in age from 18 to 29. David Allen Turpin , 57, and Louise Anna Turpin , 49, were held on charges of torment, torture and child risk or endangerment. Child Protective Services (CPS) and Adult Protective Services (APS) arrived to assist in the investigation. [Full Article...]

Rob Lowe Thanks Firefighters Battling Thomas Blaze With Home-Cooked Meal

Rob Lowe Thanks Firefighters Battling Thomas Blaze With Home-Cooked Meal The northerly wind gusts are likely to exceed 40 miles per hour and some isolated gusts could reach up to 60 miles per hour in the Santa Barbara County area of the mighty Thomas fire Wednesday afternoon. The fire caused power outages in I.V. and on campus during the last two weeks of classes before winter break and led Chancellor Henry T. Yang to postpone finals until January. [Full Article...]

Not clear what Trump will help on immigration…

Not clear what Trump will help on immigration… His administration plans to seek Supreme Court approval to dismantle DACA . That means that DACA holders for now can apply to renew their protections, which were due to begin expiring on March 5. Trump said he thinks a deal on immigration is still possible. Meeting attendee Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., did not deny that Trump made those comments. [Full Article...]

Pope Francis just performed a 'historic' wedding aboard the papal plane

Pope Francis just performed a 'historic' wedding aboard the papal plane Is this clear?" the pope said before celebrating open-air mass in the northern city of Iquique. The Chilean couple married in a civil ceremony in 2010 but were never formally Wednesday in the eyes of the Catholic Church. A travelling cardinal provided a hand-written religious marriage document on a single sheet of paper, which was signed by the bride, groom, and witness. [Full Article...]

Mayon lava flow advances 3 kilometers from crater

Mayon lava flow advances 3 kilometers from crater The latest evacuation took place in Santo Domingo due to threats of lahar and mud flows as a result of heavy rains overnight. LEGAZPI, Philippines Nearly 15,000 people have fled from villages around the Philippines' most active volcano as lava flowed down its crater Monday in a gentle eruption that scientists warned could turn explosive. [Full Article...]

Immigration Deal Distant as Leaders Try to Avert Shutdown

Immigration Deal Distant as Leaders Try to Avert Shutdown Democratic strategists involved in 2018 races acknowledged the complicated politics of immigration but noted that protections for Dreamers are politically popular across the board and said Republicans - who control all levers of government power - would be blamed for a shutdown . [Full Article...]

Bannon does a deal with special counsel Mueller

Bannon does a deal with special counsel Mueller Former Donald Trump advisor Steve Bannon Tuesday refused to answer questions from a congressional committee probing the president's campaign links to Russian Federation, saying he was under orders from the White House not to. The developments brought to the forefront questions about White House efforts to control what current and former aides tell Congress about their time in Trump's inner c... [Full Article...]

Wisconsin Upset Raises Hopes for Democrats in 2018 Races

Wisconsin Upset Raises Hopes for Democrats in 2018 Races So, getting their votes on their own, however much they hate continuing resolutions, is the logical path forward. No Republican has yet to commit the political sin of declaring him or herself a 2020 White House rival to Trump - but analysts expect challengers to start emerging after the midterms. [Full Article...]

U.S. marshal dies, officer wounded in Harrisburg, report says

U.S. marshal dies, officer wounded in Harrisburg, report says A gunman is believed to be holed up in a Pennsylvania home after two police officers were shot Thursday morning, authorities say. He says more information will be given at an afternoon news conference. He added that there is no current danger to the public and the person who used force is "not at large". A York police officer assigned to a U.S. Marshal's task force was shot and injured during ... [Full Article...]

Senator Schumer says many Dems oppose spending bill

The government has only shut down once in this century , in 2013. That left Ryan looking to pass the spending bill with just Republican votes. A weekly recap of the top political stories from The Globe, sent right to your email. At least this time around Republican leaders have come up with a sweetener that will make it harder for Democrats to dig in their heels completely. [Full Article...]

2 arrested in Times Square hit-and-run that injured officer

2 arrested in Times Square hit-and-run that injured officer Dramatic video posted online by a witness shows a black vehicle, which appeared to be modified for drag racing, driving recklessly when an NYPD officer tries to pull it over just before midnight. "It took a lot of courage for that police officer to stand there", NYPD official said, and the officer's instincts took over. "This cop ran out to the street, yelling at the guy and what not". [Full Article...]

In a first, drone rescues swimmers off Australia beach

In a first, drone rescues swimmers off Australia beach It just over one minute for the drone to reach the swimmers, whereas it would have taken the lifeguards around six minutes. "It's definitely not how I thought this afternoon would go", he said, of the world-first rescue. Kevin Weldon, who founded the company that makes the Little Ripper drones, which were used in the rescue in Australia, was inspired after he saw an unmanned helicopter searchi... [Full Article...]

Italian Government Sets Election for March Fourth

Italian Government Sets Election for March Fourth Italy's 10-year government bond yield IT10YT=TWEB topped 2 percent on Friday for the first time since late October, a day after the country's president announced it would hold a general election on March 4. Italy's role in the European Union will be another key issue. In a press conference in Rome, he recalled that Italy has a history of short-lived and unstable governments, and said, "We are pr... [Full Article...]

Dravidian ideology should include all southern states, not TN alone: Kamal Haasan

Dravidian ideology should include all southern states, not TN alone: Kamal Haasan InhisDecember31speech, Rajnikanth said the twists and turns in the state political dynamic forced him to decide to enter, lest he "spends the rest of the days in guilt". Rajinikanth and Haasan had shared the dais in Malaysia earlier this month for a fund-raising event held by the Nadigar Sangam, known officially as the South Indian Film Artistes Association. [Full Article...]

The Trump Administration Just Blocked Haitians From Applying for Temporary Work Visas

The Trump Administration Just Blocked Haitians From Applying for Temporary Work Visas The Department of Homeland Security announced Wednesday that Belize, Haiti and Samoa will no longer be eligible for temporary work visas. The Trump administration on Wednesday put an end to a program created to help employ Haitians who came to the USA after a devastating 2010 quake. [Full Article...]


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