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by | January 06, 2018 | 10:02

He dissolved his controversial commission on the issue Wednesday night, claiming that there was "substantial evidence" of wrongdoing without offering any. President Trump isn't one to take a setback silently. Kobach, a vocal supporter of tough voter ID laws, alleged Democrats wanted no investigation.

by | January 06, 2018 | 09:56

Blizzard warnings are in effect along the east coast from North Carolina to Maine. Commuters travel on the southbound side of the New Jersey Turnpike during a snowstorm, Thursday, Jan. Waiting just behind the she storm was a wave of bracing cold. Schools were ordered closed in New York City, many parts of New Jersey, Boston and elsewhere throughout the region.

by | January 06, 2018 | 08:38

No one matched all six numbers, including the Mega Ball, in Tuesday night's drawing, Mega Millions officials said early Wednesday. The cash value lump sum is an estimated $347.9 million. No one matched all six numbers, which means the jackpot in Saturday's drawing grows to $550 million. And the chances of winning both, for those of you thinking really big? But the longer odds haven't been stopping people from buying tickets.

by | January 06, 2018 | 08:22

THE FACTS: Protests began December 28 in the northeastern city of Mashhad, sparked by a jump in food prices, and initially focused on economic issues. "Reports of the use of firearms against unarmed protesters by security forces are deeply troubling and would contravene Iran's human rights obligations under worldwide law", Philip Luther, Amnesty International's research and advocacy director for the Middle East and North Africa, said in a statement on January 4.

by | January 06, 2018 | 08:20

Simonds cited the support of Emily's List in helping her as a female candidate, and said she plans to run again. Republicans will keep their 51-seat majority if Yancey comes out on top. The ballot wasn't counted during the recount and was identified after a Republican election official raised concerns the following day. In a separate statement, Yancey declined that offer, which the state GOP called a proposed "backroom deal".

by | January 06, 2018 | 08:16

Schools in Newark, New Jersey, opened two hours later than usual. The storm has resulted in thousands of canceled flights at major airports such as Boston's Logan International Airport and New York's LaGuardia Airport and disrupted the schedules at regional airports.

by | January 06, 2018 | 08:04

State officials removed a sign Tuesday on the Arizona line and another Monday near the Nevada border, Department of Transportation spokesman Mark Dinger said. Code § 1324 ". Homan said Brown didn't think his new policy through, and warned that California will become a magnet for criminal alien smuggling operations.

by | January 06, 2018 | 08:04

Guardiola, however, was most concerned about his players' welfare after an intense programme of four games in 11 days. "I think this is not going to happen because tradition is tradition but just think about it a little for the players please - they are artists, the reason why all together we are here".

by | January 06, 2018 | 08:00

Flight 915 was scheduled to depart Oakland at 9:15 a.m. for Portland , however the 110 passengers were pulled off the plane due to the rodent problem, said airport spokeswoman Keonnis Taylor. The aircraft will also be inspected for any damage. Some passengers were rescheduled to leave on other flights Wednesday. VerSteeg provided a tell-all look via Reddit at the lonely, lovely flight, which only had one flight attendant - who, yes, still gave the safety spiel for her audience of one.

by | January 06, 2018 | 08:00

Wednesday's low of 5 degrees blasted the previous record of 12 degrees set in 1979, according to the weather service. After the "bomb cyclone" weather system blew by the state's coast leaving in its wake up to a foot of snow in some locations across the north central region, area residents should be prepared for the next few days as temperatures plummet into single digits and below and wind chills drop to risky levels.

by | January 06, 2018 | 07:58

The strike began on Friday after the failed talks between the union and state transport authorities. The employees affiliated to the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam ( AIADMK )-backed union will not participate in the strike.

by | January 06, 2018 | 07:58

And here's the bottom line for those dreading the cold: Temperatures are expected to dip to 20 to 40 degrees lower than normal , The Washington Post wrote, while wind speeds along the coast will be somewhere between 30 to 50 miles per hour.

by | January 06, 2018 | 07:54

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents without a warrant. Motel 6 turned over room numbers, names, guest identification numbers, dates of birth, license plate numbers, and drivers license numbers of guests, according to the AG's investigation.

by | January 06, 2018 | 07:42

Three of the four policemen who lost their lives were identified as ASI Irshad, Mohammad Amin and Gh Nabi. According to police sources three shops were also damaged in the blast. Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti expressed her condolences for the families of those killed. Heavy deployment of security forces was already in place to maintain law and order situation in the wake of separatist-called protest shutdown in Sopore.

by | January 06, 2018 | 05:08

The only problem is that they will be asking Congress, and therefore the American taxpayer, for the money, instead of Mexico - as Donald Trump promised his supporters dozens of times over the presidential campaign. Trump says he will not sign a fix granting "amnesty" to DACA recipients without action to secure the border first. Nielsen called the $3.2 billion requests for fencing during the administration's first two years a down payment.

by | January 06, 2018 | 04:42

Having jackpot winners less frequently means that the top prizes roll over more and get bigger. The current Powerball jackpot is the eighth largest, while the Mega Millions jackpot is the 12th largest, 6ABC reported . Americans spent $80.5 billion on lottery games a year ago, according to the North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries. There are exceptions, as 10 states, including California, Delaware, Florida, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, ...

by | January 06, 2018 | 04:39

There are no reported injuries. Residents across the San Francisco Bay area, as far south as San Jose, and as far north as Santa Rosa said they felt shaking. "I'm also a native and lived through a large one in the late 50's as a kid, and the Loma Prieta in '89, while I was in an elevator..." The quake hit the San Francisco area about 2.40am local time (11.40pm NZT) and lasted about 10 seconds, causing a "little bit of rolling motion and a sharp jolt", NBC Bay Area Chief Meteorologist ...

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:42

The U.S. also gave the P.A. more than $54 million for security, and donated more than $355 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestinian Refugees (UNRWA). Palestine Liberation Organization Executive Committee Member Hanan Ashrawi said "Palestinians' rights are not for sale". Trump recently took Israel's side by formally declaring Jerusalem their capital .

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:43

In California , where the 2016 passage of Proposition 64 began moving a shadowy multibillion-dollar industry into a taxed and highly regulated structure, prosecution could be left largely up to the state's four US attorneys. "I have seen it work", Gonzalez said. "We're going to go after somebody buying pot, legally, in their state?" The shift in policy comes just three days after California launched the world's largest regulated commercial market for recreational marijuana.

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:36

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar on Friday blamed the Congress party for stalling the triple talaq bill which was to be presented in the Rajya Sabha . If the Bill gets a green signal in the upper house as well, it will be forwarded to the President for signing it into a law. He even proposed the names of committee members following which the Upper House witnessed a stormy session.

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:37

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose almost 0.3 percent in morning trade to 584.5, with benchmark indexes in Australia and South Korea up about 0.6 percent and 0.8 percent, respectively. Sensex was up 147.65 points at 33,960.40 and the 50-share National Stock Exchange ( NSE ) Nifty gained 55.60 points at 10,491.10. "Cement companies were trading higher for the second straight day on expectation of increase in demand on the back of pick up in the affordable and ...

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:31

Opener Colin Munro also enhanced his reputation as one of the world's leading ODI batsmen, giving the New Zealand innings a sound foundation with is fifth ODI half century. You can follow the live score and ball-by-ball commentary of the match here. Pakistan have been on a high since winning the ICC Champions Trophy previous year and skipper Sarfraz Ahmed said that victory had given them confidence.

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:08

Kinsinger's plane was traveling from Oklahoma City to central Texas when it veered to the southwest. "In response to the many inquiries, stories being circulated by various media outlets, as well as social media posts regarding a lost aircraft piloted by a Pilots N Paws volunteer en route to pickup a rescue dog, we have chosen not to release any details at this time out of respect for the family", the group wrote on Facebook.

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:58

The U.S. dollar pared gains against a basket of major currencies on Friday after data showed the U.S. economy created fewer jobs than expected in December. "Another ridiculously strong employment report that is marked by over 150,000 new jobs in two months gives the (Bank of Canada) full reason to look through a transitory soft patch in the economy", Derek Holt, vice-president of Scotiabank Economics, wrote in a note to investors.

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:16

Johnson is among the women who publicly accused Moore of sexual misconduct. Johnson told CNN she lost everything in the fire at a Gadsden home where she lived for 10 years. Several of Johnson's neighbors noticed a young man with a reputation for public intoxication and misbehavior loitering around the property Tuesday morning.

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:13

What's wrong with the minimum $15 million under the old Mega Millions system, the one with fewer numbers and a better chance of winning? Winners taking the cash option for Powerball would get $358.5 million before taxes, according to lottery's website, while the cash option for MegaMillions would be about $173 million pre-tax, according to Business Insider .

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:09

The referral was made Thursday but revealed Friday. The two Republicans told the Justice Department on Friday that they believed that Steele may have lied to Federal Bureau of Investigation about "the distribution of claims from the dossier".

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:02

The Republic of China (Taiwan) security team assessed the situation and issued a statement that strongly condemned the "military threats made by North- Korea". The Hong Kong government said it was "liaising with the Korean parties concerned to obtain further information about the incident, and will take appropriate actions as necessary".

by | January 05, 2018 | 22:13

Alison Perkins-Cohen, the chief of staff for the Baltimore City Schools, said in a January 2 pdf letter to families of students and staff members that the goal is to keep schools open whenever possible. As of midday January 4, the campaign had raised more than $15,000 from 385 people. "We don't normally close just because it is a cold day", she said, according to USA Today.

by | January 05, 2018 | 21:42

The New York Times reported Friday that Grassley and Graham's decision to single out Steele "was certain to infuriate Democrats and raise the stakes in the growing partisan battle over the investigations into Mr. It has faced renewed criticism as conservatives have ramped up attacks on perceived bias within the Department of Justice. After complaining about how Steele "conducted himself in distributing information contained in the dossier" and about "how many stop signs the DOJ ignored in ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 21:26

After the president met Republican senators in the Oval Office to discuss immigration on Thursday, a reporter asked Mr Trump if his former strategist had betrayed him. Barrack was unwilling to see his personal life become public and unlikely to be able to unwind various business interests, including those in the Middle East, in a way that would satisfy government ethics concerns, Wolff wrote.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:55

In November, Justice Department leaders indicated they would revisit some of the issues investigated during the Obama years. Late past year, Attorney General Jeff Sessions told prosecutors to evaluate "certain issues" raised by congressional Republicans concerning alleged unlawful dealings related to the Clinton Foundation, leading to speculation about the potential appointment of another special counsel.

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:54

Neither Macron nor Erdogan hid their pessimism over the state of Turkey's long-running bid to join the EU. Macron is due to meet with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday, who backs the rebels fighting Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad, while Moscow and Tehran have thrown their support behind Damascus.

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:46

WPEC-TV posted images of an iguana on its back on a Palm Beach County road. According to reporter Maxine Bentzel, the iguanas have "a good chance of thawing out if you move them in the sun". In South Florida, the cooler temperatures also affect sea turtles , manatees and other creatures that hang out in trees. "Don't assume that they're dead", Sommers said.

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:41

He said, that he had urged the judge to be leniant in awarding the punishment to Mr Yadav keeping in mind his health grounds and old age conditions.The court had on December 23, 2017 convicted Mr Yadav and 15 others in the case while it had let off another former Bihar chief minister Jaggannath Mishra and five others in the case.