Tuesday April 24-th, 2018

Gov. Inslee demands Trump administration not drill off Washington coast Gov. Inslee demands Trump administration not drill off Washington coast

He said on Wednesday that California will seek the same exemption. "Or is that not enough for blue states?" "If local voices matter why haven't they excluded Virginia?" "The waters off Maine's coast provide a healthy ecosystem for our state's fis...

Trump Attorney Arranged $130K Hush Agreement With Porn Star Trump Attorney Arranged $130K Hush Agreement With Porn Star

Clifford and Trump's attorney Michael Cohen-a former attorney for the Trump Organization-arranged the $130,000 along with a nondisclosure agreement. According to the paper, Clifford said "privately" the encounter with Trump took place during a Ju...

India can call Pak's nuclear bluff: Army chief India can call Pak's nuclear bluff: Army chief

The Army chief said India was repeatedly receiving requests from Pakistan to honour the 2003 ceasefire agreement because the damage was heavier on the other side. "The time had come for India to shift focus to its northern border". "We will not a...

Bangladeshi man pleads not guilty in NYC subway attack Bangladeshi man pleads not guilty in NYC subway attack

Ullah, 27, is charged with six counts for the December 11 attack in the bus terminal, including providing material support to a terrorist organization, using a weapon of mass destruction and bombing a place of public use and public transportation.

Texas Panhandle Counties Reporting the Flu Texas Panhandle Counties Reporting the Flu

Health officials reported their findings in a Thursday morning phone conference. The New York State Health Department has confirmed a child has died of complications from the flu. "When H3 [strains] are predominant, we tend to have a worse flu se...

Bannon To Be Interviewed By House Intel For Russia Probe Bannon To Be Interviewed By House Intel For Russia Probe

Bannon is stepping down from his post as executive chairman at Breitbart News Network. The move comes as he continues to suffer the fallout from Michael Wolff's explosive book , Fire and Fury , in which Bannon harshly disparaged several ...

Turkey summons U.S. charge d'affaires over Syria Turkey summons U.S. charge d'affaires over Syria

Ankara says YPG fighters are linked to Kurdistan Workers' Party ( PKK ) separatists inside Turkey, who have waged an armed campaign since 1984 that has killed more than 40,000 people. Ambassadors of the two countries were called in to express Ankara'...

Pro-NAFTA pressure seems to be swaying Trump, US experts say Pro-NAFTA pressure seems to be swaying Trump, US experts say

The most likely scenario of what will happen if negotiations to reset terms for the North American Free Trade Agreement are successful - or not - is that President Donald Trump announces, probably via Twitter, a USA withdrawal from the deal.

SC dismisses 10-year-old contempt cases against PCO judges SC dismisses 10-year-old contempt cases against PCO judges

The four justices at Friday's news conference - Chelameswar plus Ranjan Gogoi , Madan Lokur and Kurian Joseph - are the most senior after Misra. "Unless the institution of Supreme Court is preserved, democracy won't survive in this or in any cou...

'Positive for Europe' Juncker praises German coalition deal promising to boost Brussels 'Positive for Europe' Juncker praises German coalition deal promising to boost Brussels

The prospective partners have governed Germany together for the past four years but Schulz, Merkel's defeated challenger in Germany's September 24 election, initially said after the Social Democrats crashed to a disastrous result that they would go...

Gardner Meets With Sessions On Decision To Revoke Marijuana Policy Gardner Meets With Sessions On Decision To Revoke Marijuana Policy

Dispensaries that relied on MA banking lost their ability to process debit cards after MA U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling said Monday that he can not guarantee marijuana operations in his state would be immune from federal prosecution. That belief was s...

Kellyanne Conway: 'Nobody here talks about Hillary Clinton' Kellyanne Conway: 'Nobody here talks about Hillary Clinton'

After playing a clip of Conway on Wednesday night denying that anyone in the White House talks about Hillary Clinton , CNN host Alisyn Camerota read a Thursday morning tweet from Conway that purportedly "clarified" her earlier remarks about deny...

EU Defends Iran Nuclear Pact, Stays Silent on Deadly Clampdown EU Defends Iran Nuclear Pact, Stays Silent on Deadly Clampdown

With Tehran and US allies in Europe stepping up pressure to preserve the 2015 Iranian nuclear accord, President Trump appears poised to back away from a threat to pull America out of the deal, opting instead for new, albeit more targeted, sanctions...

Sununu says Medicaid work requirement good news for NH Sununu says Medicaid work requirement good news for NH

Almost eight in 10 adult beneficiaries who aren't disabled live in working families; most are working themselves. Another 12 percent were students, homemakers or retirees. Many patient advocates note that a small fraction of the people covered by M...

Steve Bannon Plans to 'Fully Cooperate' with Robert Mueller

Trump said Bannon had "lost his mind" and through Twitter branded him " Sloppy Steve ". Republican strategist Cheri Jacobus speculated on Thursday that Bannon was planning to crush Trump in the Russian Federation probe after the president was i...

Tax reform: IRS, Treasury take first step toward raising your paycheck Tax reform: IRS, Treasury take first step toward raising your paycheck

The IRS doesn't expect that to change much under the new tax law given the preference filers have shown for getting big refunds, rather than just breaking even or having to cut a new check to Uncle Sam when they file their returns. Democrats remain...

President Trump Says He Has a 'Very Good Relationship' With Kim Jong President Trump Says He Has a 'Very Good Relationship' With Kim Jong

In April, the Kremlin sent troops to the border of Russian Federation and North Korea as fears rose that Washington may attack Kim Jong-un, the Daily Mail reported . Officials in the Trump administration insist that there is no change in the pol...

Heinrich Statement On House FISA Reauthorization Vote Heinrich Statement On House FISA Reauthorization Vote

Americans cannot be the subject of 702 surveillance, but can be picked up in the surveillance of foreign targets. Hours before the House vote, Mr. Trump seemed to undercut his intelligence agencies by saying FISA had been abused by the Obama ad...

Is Travelling To Mexico Safe? State Department Issues Travel Advisory Is Travelling To Mexico Safe? State Department Issues Travel Advisory

The new advisories this week place the states - Sinaloa, Colima, Michoacan, Guerrero and Tamaulipas on the Texas border - on the same danger level as countries such as Afghanistan, Syria and Iraq. "Do not travel due to crime", it states. The adviso...

United States to impose new sanctions on Iran United States to impose new sanctions on Iran

Mr Trump has criticised the deal, which saw sanctions lifted when Iran agreed to limit its nuclear fuel production. Trump is likely to pair his decision to renew the concessions to Tehran with new, targeted sanctions on Iranian businesses and p...

Sarah Sanders insults journalists who dare ask about Trump's irrational tweets Sarah Sanders insults journalists who dare ask about Trump's irrational tweets

Sanders' assertion came despite the President's two early morning missives sending Washington into 101 minutes of chaos, with lawmakers scrambling to confirm Trump's position on the legislation and even prompting a call to the President on the matt...

Your right to vote is not 'use it or lose it' Your right to vote is not 'use it or lose it'

Ohio's purges have been benefited Republicans. In July, Secretary of State Jon Husted asked the high court to take up the case. Helle, 31, describes himself as a "red-state Democrat" and did not vote for President Donald Trump or Democratic nom...

Huma Abedin And Anthony Weiner's Latest Divorce Details Huma Abedin And Anthony Weiner's Latest Divorce Details

Ms Abedin announced she was separating from her husband a month before the FBI began investigating Weiner in 2016 when it was reported he asked a 15-year-old girl from North Carolina to undress on camera. The judge confirmed from the bench that the c...

Black Panther Star Unable to Get Tickets For Opening Night Black Panther Star Unable to Get Tickets For Opening Night

Also on Wednesday, the actress Nyong'o posted a video to her Instagram account in which she hyped Black Panther's pre-sales record and even said she'd had difficulty securing tickets for herself. Long live the King! Black Panther will be releas...

Magnitude 7.6 quake strikes off Honduras coast Magnitude 7.6 quake strikes off Honduras coast

There are no early reports of damage on land, but the U.S. National Tsunami Warning Center warns of tsunami dangers in Puerto Rico, Jamaica , other islands and the coast of Central America. The quake was recorded at 9:52 p.m. EST and had a depth o...

Trump Once Again Employs Anti-Semitism by Calling Feinstein 'Sneaky' Trump Once Again Employs Anti-Semitism by Calling Feinstein 'Sneaky'

In a statement accompanying the release of the Simpson transcript Tuesday, Feinstein said "the American people deserve the opportunity to see what (Simpson) said (about the dossier) and judge for themselves". President Donald Trump on Wedne...

Rising temperatures turning green sea turtles female in Great Barrier Reef Rising temperatures turning green sea turtles female in Great Barrier Reef

Cooler temperatures mean more males, while warmer ones mean more females. The research warned: 'With warming global temperatures and most sea turtle populations naturally producing offspring above the pivotal temperature, it is clear that clim...

Here's What To Know The Next Time You Cross The US Border Here's What To Know The Next Time You Cross The US Border

A basic search involves reviewing the content of phone, while an advanced search involves connecting the device to external equipment to review, copy or analyze the contents. In FY17, CBP conducted 30,200 inbound and outbound border searches of elect...

Trump wants immigration compromise - and border wall Trump wants immigration compromise - and border wall

On Tuesday, Trump said he a "permanent" solution was needed for the Dreamers, but also insisted on the importance of border security, especially with Mexico. Texas Republicans have more at stake than anyone as Washington's border security deliberatio...

Teacher handcuffed after questioning superintendent's $38000 raise during school meeting Teacher handcuffed after questioning superintendent's $38000 raise during school meeting

During the public comments period, Hargrave was asked to stop asking questions, and she obeyed. A teacher in Louisiana was escorted out of a school board meeting in handcuffs after questioning the superintendent's pay. She was later removed in ha...

WashPost: Mueller Will Likely Grill Trump Within Weeks

Former U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara on Sunday said President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for "serious case of amnesia" after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics Poll: 4 in 10 Rep...

Mewani's Hunkar rally underway in Delhi's Parliament Street Mewani's Hunkar rally underway in Delhi's Parliament Street

Mevani stated real issues like corruption, poverty and unemployment are given less importance instead issues involving Ghar Wapasi, love jihad and cows are given space. We don't have crowds, I agree. "Throughout the election campaign we said that ...

Controversial former sheriff Joe Arpaio running for Senate in Arizona Controversial former sheriff Joe Arpaio running for Senate in Arizona

Reporters, including myself, had dismissed Arpaio's ambitions as PR stunts. "We beat him like a drum in 2016, and we'll beat him like a drum if he runs again", Rep. Trent Franks resigns in January for asking staffers to be surrogate mothers for his...

US President Donald Trump speaking India language: Pakistan Foreign Minister US President Donald Trump speaking India language: Pakistan Foreign Minister

Pakistan's opposition, meanwhile, called for concrete actions to retaliate. "These (terror) sanctuaries really threaten stability in the region and they continue to fuel the overall terrorism problem that we're facing", he said. Pakistan has long r...

Hybernating Alligators Have to Poke Through Carolina Ice to Breath Hybernating Alligators Have to Poke Through Carolina Ice to Breath

Alligators can hold their breath for up to 24 hours, according to the Swamp Park . "When alligators aren't sunbathing, they'll spend the other half of their life in water". "I can't imagine it being very good for them if it was much over a week i...

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