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USA top court finds solution elusive in pivotal electoral map case

USA top court finds solution elusive in pivotal electoral map case But Democrats are the ones under the court's microscope in the Maryland case, which centers on a unique legal theory: That, in tweaking the borders of a western Maryland-based congressional district, the Democratic-controlled Legislature and then-Gov. [Full Article...]

White House denies probe into loans to Kushner company

White House denies probe into loans to Kushner company White House Deputy Press Secretary Raj Shah is expected to respond to reporters during briefing scheduled at 2 p.m. ET. Shah says Trump doesn't believe she was threatened. Trump married Melania Trump in 2005. A spokesman specifically denied her assertion that she was threatened by a man in 2011 after having agreed to sell the story of her alleged sexual encounter with Trump to a magazine. [Full Article...]

Trump ousts Veterans Affairs chief David Shulkin in administration's latest shake-up

Trump ousts Veterans Affairs chief David Shulkin in administration's latest shake-up Robert Wilkie of DOD will serve as Acting Secretary. Senate Veterans Affairs Committee ranking member Jon Tester (D-Mont.) told The Hill that if Shulkin is fired by President Trump, he would vote against any successor who wants to privatize the VA. [Full Article...]

2 children found dead inside vehicle, woman facing murder charges

2 children found dead inside vehicle, woman facing murder charges The mother of the two children, 20-year-old Brittany Velasquez, is facing two counts of murder. Sheriff's spokeswoman Navideh Forghani said that evidence indicates foul play and autopsies are underway. Superior is a town of around 3,000 people and has served as the filming location for several movies. The agency said Velasquez was participating in a home visitation program and that they visited ... [Full Article...]

Driver ploughs into people on San Francisco street, killing one

Driver ploughs into people on San Francisco street, killing one The hit-and-run occurred Wednesday around 10 a.m. when a man driving a van got into a dispute with a group of five other men, according to witnesses, CBS News reported . In video from NBC Bay Area, paramedics and police could be seen attending to a person lying on the sidewalk. Paul Lim, who works nearby, told the San Francisco Chronicle a distraught bystander ran into the business asking for... [Full Article...]

It Is Pakistan For SS Rajamouli

It Is Pakistan For SS Rajamouli Rajamouli took to twitter to express his excitement for getting the invite from the PIFF organisers. The PIFF, a four-day event, will screen many features, shorts, and documentaries from Pakistan and around the world. " Baahubali 2" was released in Pakistan in May 2017 and the film received an outstanding response from the audience. The historical drama had a huge ensemble star cast with the li... [Full Article...]

Ethiopian Ruling Party Picks New Leader From Protest-Hit Region

Ethiopian Ruling Party Picks New Leader From Protest-Hit Region State-affiliated outlets said Abiye won over 60 percent of all votes in the council. The government declared a 10-month state of emergency in October 2016 to stop the protests, but many from the Oromo and the second-largest ethnic group the Amhara still feel alienated from a government they criticise for locking up dissidents and ignoring the demands of local communities. [Full Article...]

Judge to hear request on special elections delay

Judge to hear request on special elections delay A Madison judge last week ordered the governor to schedule the elections by noon on Thursday. "It is certainly the Legislature's prerogative to change the law but until they do, it is the obligation of this court to enforce the law, and the law right now in this state under that statute and by order of this court is that this election shall be held as promptly as possible and that it should be o... [Full Article...]

Wynne promises free child care by 2020

The announcement comes just days before the Liberals present their final budget ahead of the June election. Continuing a plan announced in last year's budget, the price of a carton of smokes will go up by $4 per carton. A Tory government would focus on tackling the provincial debt if elected, he said. "We recognize that there are needs that people are confronting; that teachers are confronti... [Full Article...]

Gunman who killed 6 in Quebec mosque pleads guilty, averting trial

Gunman who killed 6 in Quebec mosque pleads guilty, averting trial Bissonnette was charged with murder rather than terrorism, and law enforcement officials have said that he was not part of a larger network. He said his lawyers advised him to wait for all the evidence to be available to them before telling the judge. [Full Article...]

Ecuador cuts WikiLeaks founder Assange's internet at embassy

Ecuador cuts WikiLeaks founder Assange's internet at embassy The Ecuadorean government Wednesday restricted access to communications of the journalist and founder of WikiLeaks , Julian Assange , who has been in Ecuador's embassy in the United Kingdom since 2012, for violating an agreement in which he had pledged not to comment on the affairs of other countries. [Full Article...]

Church has huge Easter celebration

Church has huge Easter celebration Sunday, 11 a.m.to 3 p.m. 973-233-1006. "Despite uncertainty regarding the timing and onset of this change, the signal that colder conditions will develop into the Easter weekend has remained consistent". There will also be a youth Bible study at 6 p.m., and a worship service at 7 p.m. Good Friday Service is March 30. Come see the Easter bunny and get some surprises. [Full Article...]

Poland signs contract to buy US Patriot system

Poland signs contract to buy US Patriot system Poland signed a $4.75-billion U.S. deal with the United States Wednesday to buy air defence Patriot missile systems as it seeks to bolster its defences against a resurgent Russian Federation. Poland signed on Wednesday a $4.75 billion (3.8-billion-euro) contract to purchase a US-made Patriot anti-missile system, a move that is likely to irk Russian Federation as East-West tensions rise. [Full Article...]

Urbana looks to curb distracted driving with more police

Urbana looks to curb distracted driving with more police Unlike adult drivers, drivers under the age of 18 are considered novice drivers and can't use hands-free cell phones. For drivers under 18, no use of cell phones is allowed while the vehicle is in motion. One percent of respondents felt comfortable being a passenger in a auto with a driver who was texting, the release says. The first E-DUI ticket will cost drivers $136. [Full Article...]

No 'concrete solutions' at tense EU-Turkey talks - Tusk

No 'concrete solutions' at tense EU-Turkey talks - Tusk Erdogan , Donald Tusk , president of the European Council, and Jean-Claude Juncker, the European Commission president, met in the Black Sea city of Varna . President Recep Tayyip Erdogan signalled Turkey has no plans to follow its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and European Union allies in expelling Russian diplomats following a spy poisoning in Britain blamed on Moscow, in comments ... [Full Article...]

Seoul says it can't confirm North Korean visit

Seoul says it can't confirm North Korean visit Sources close to the matter had earlier Monday said a high-ranking North Korean official is apparently visiting China and it could be leader Kim. Chinese and North Korean state media have given no word about who visited Beijing . The thawing of relations soon led to the bombshell announcements that Kim would meet South Korean President Moon Jae-in in April, and that Trump had accepted an offe... [Full Article...]

Jeremy Corbyn accused of failing to address backlog of anti-Semitism cases

Jeremy Corbyn accused of failing to address backlog of anti-Semitism cases The letter says there must be a "turning point for our Party on anti-Semitism" and Corbyn needs to "send a message of solidarity" to all Jewish members. But protest organisers yesterday accused him of insincerity and being ideologically fixed to "a far-left world view instinctively hostile to mainstream Jewish communities". [Full Article...]

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA)

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Execution Review: Taking an investigate the execution of BABA stock , a financial specialist will come to realize that the week by week execution for this stock is esteemed at -8.58%, bringing about a performance for the month at -6.33%. [Full Article...]

Woman pleads guilty for immigration advice

Woman pleads guilty for immigration advice Police say the attack happened in front of his girlfriend, and his family believes his murder was a hate crime . On Sept. 30 at around 11:20 p.m., Barnstable police responded to Torino's, a bar on Main Street, where Licciardi was causing a disturbance, according to a police report. [Full Article...]

Court overturns decision to release 'black cab rapist' from prison

Court overturns decision to release 'black cab rapist' from prison As a result of the bravery and determination of the women who brought this challenge, the experience of victims will be better and there will be much simpler ways to challenge our decisions in the future. Lawyers for the two women had argued that the Parole Board's decision to release the sick attacker was "irrational" and should be overturned. In his letter of resignation , Hardwick claimed he h... [Full Article...]


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