State Sen. Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) said Monday he is introducing a bill that would require Trump's proposed US-Mexico border wall to be voted upon by California residents before construction could begin, the LA Times reported . The resolution "was written with the intention of making a national statement on California's behalf without any process, without any conversation, without any transparency", said Assemblyman Travis Allen, R-Huntington Beach, who called it "a politically ...
Christie", Carroll said. "A full 82 percent said they believed others should have been tried, and 71 percent believe the governor should have been sitting with his former aides Bill Baroni and Bridget Anne Kelly at the defendants table", Jenkins said.
In order to ensure civilian control of the military, federal law stipulates the secretary of defense must not be active in the armed forces in the previous seven years. Mattis would serve in tandem with retired Lieutenant General Michael Flynn, named by the president-elect to head the National Security Council. "He will be a strong proponent for rebuilding the USA military which has been atrophying these last eight years".
On Sunday, the U.S. Army Corps maintained that authorities had no plans to forcibly remove the protesters and were hoping for a "peaceful and orderly transition to a safer location". The almost 1,200-mile pipeline is largely complete except for a section that would pump oil under Lake Oahe, a Missouri River reservoir in southern North Dakota.
Navy, U.S. Air Force and U.S. Coast Guard and we are calling for our fellow veterans to assemble as a peaceful, unarmed militia at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation on Dec 4-7 and defend the water protectors from assault and intimidation at the hands of the militarized police force and DAPL security.
Donald Trump's choice to be U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations is the governor of SC, a daughter of immigrants from India who removed the Confederate flag from the state Capitol after a racism-driven church massacre. Earlier Wednesday, Trump named South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley as USA ambassador to the United Nations earlier in the day. Schumer's view of the incoming Trump administration is considered important by many political observers who note that he will become the Senate's ...
Romney, the 2012 GOP nominee, vigorously challenged Trump's fitness for the presidency, including his foreign policy credentials. Sharing a Politico story on apparent in-fighting amongst Republicans split between Mitt Romney and Rudy Giuliani , whom Trump's base see as more loyal, but whom critics believe is unqualified to head the State Department.
President Yoweri Museveni phoned the king on Sunday morning and ordered him to disband the guards, who are believed to be part of a militia agitating for the creation of an independent republic straddling Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Meanwhile, the US Embassy's operation continues as queues of visa applicants build up outside. The U.S. Embassy confirmed the "discovery of a device". Dela Rosa said that militants from the Maute group, whose members were allegedly behind the Davao bombing, likely planted the device Manila. All CFDs (stocks, indexes, futures) and Forex prices are not provided by exchanges but rather by market makers, and so prices may not be accurate and may differ from the actual market price, meaning ...
The same letter was sent to chapters of the Council on American-Islamic Relations in Long Beach and Claremont in Los Angeles and another in San Jose. Hate crimes have been widely reported since Trump's election, but it is not clear if there has been an actual spike in hate crimes, reports Quartz .
Wisconsin's Mr Haas said that with a federal deadline of Dec 13 to complete the recounts , county boards of canvassers might have to work evenings and weekends. Election officials estimate the effort will cost up to $1 million. "We can only pledge we will demand recounts in those states". Ms Stein's fundraising website added: 'These recounts are part of an election integrity movement to attempt to shine a light on just how untrustworthy the United States election system is'.
The natural disaster came just as a hurricane made landing on the coasts of Nicaragua and Costa Rica. A magnitude 7.0 natural disaster shook El Salvador on Thursday and the strong quake was also felt across Central America in Honduras, Nicaragua and Guatemala.
People are seen outside a post office in San Jose, capital of Costa Rica, on November 24, 2016. At the same time USGS reports about an 7.0 natural disaster 149 km South South West of Puerto El Triunfo in El Salvador. A powerful hurricane churned toward Nicaragua and Costa Rica with freight-train winds and heavy rains expected to trigger unsafe floods and mudslides.
However, The winning numbers were 7-32-41-47-63, Powerball 3. If someone matches Saturday's six numbers including the Powerball, drawn at 10:59 p.m. Tonight's Mega Millions drawing will be for a new jackpot of $15 million. The jackpot is still tiny when compared with January's record Powerball jackpot, which was worth almost $1.6 billion.
The winning numbers selected were 07 32 41 47 61, with the Powerball 03. Georgia Lottery officials said Powerball tickets are $2 each, while Mega Millions tickets are $1 each. It is one of several games run by the Multi-State Lottery Association, a non-profit owned and operated by member lotteries. The Powerball lottery could make this a very happy Thanksgiving for anyone who holds a lucky ticket for tonight's drawing.
Recent research suggests that more than 160,000 children in 19 states are potential victims of corporal punishment in schools each year, with African-American children in a few southern school districts about 50% more likely than white students to be smacked or paddled by a school worker.
The regulation sought to shrink the so-called "white collar exemption" and more than double the salary threshold under which employers must pay overtime to their workers. Attorney General Ken Paxton is co-leading a twenty-one-state coalition, along with Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt. The judge stopped the new rule not only in the 21 states that sued, but all 50 states.
He says it burdens taxpayers and overcrowded prisons without benefiting public safety. Just under 350 of them were serving life sentences at the time of their commutation. One of the men who had their sentences shortened on Tuesday was Christopher Michael Calloway, of Hampton, Virginia. Obama commuted Thomas' sentence to expire on March 22, 2017, or about seven years and 10 months before Thomas' release date of January 3, 2025.
Dorsey himself did respond with a tweet after his account returned referencing back to his first ever tweet by saying "just setting up my twttr ... again", before going on to give the explanation that it was "an internal mistake". Users can appeal their suspensions. Accounts can only be suspended by Twitter not by users. Nothing on Dorsey's feed indicates that either of these issues were a concern; no unusual messages from hackers appeared on the feed, nor does Dorsey himself appear to ...
Hamilton County District Attorney Neal Pinkston said that a sixth child had later died in hospital, but that could not be immediately confirmed. The crash was a single-vehicle accident, however, rescuing its occupants was a complex task, Fletcher said.