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by | April 15, 2018 | 11:37

Nixon first endorsed marijuana legalization at a private dinner last week before making the stance official in a video her campaign released on Wednesday. "I am so incredibly excited to have earned the endorsement from the Working Families Party, the heart & soul of communities across the state". The party describes itself as the state's progressive political party.

by | April 15, 2018 | 10:05

Iran warned of "regional consequences" on Saturday following a wave of punitive strikes in Syria by the United States, Britain and France. Syrian government has strongly denied the allegations. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared Israel's "full support" for Friday's US-led air strikes in Syria. Prime Minister Netanyahu, in addition to several other high-ranking Israeli officials, expressed approval of the allied strike on Syrian targets following the most recent chemical ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 09:56

The Syrian defense minister, for his part, said that such criminal attacks will not weaken the Syrian nation's will to eliminate terrorists in the country. "Americans should expect the consequences of their actions", Javani said. Berman, they added, "can prevent further disparity in Mr. Atilla's treatment" by taking into account the leniency afforded those banks and their employees, both USA and non-US citizens, who violated sanctions.

by | April 15, 2018 | 09:49

If that payment were meant to benefit Trump's campaign, it would constitute felony election fraud. The special counsel and an attorney for Cohen did not immediately respond to requests for comment from Reuters or McClatchey. When asked whether Trump is still associated with Cohen, Sanders said, "I am not sure..." Cohen then negotiated an agreement with Davidson on Broidy's behalf, receiving, according to CNBC, a $250,000 fee for brokering the deal.

by | April 15, 2018 | 09:37

Investigators have not come up with a motive but say it appears the incident was intentional, The FBI is deploying their Behavioral Analysis Unit to assist and try to understand what happened. A worker visited the home March 23 and he said the Hart family packed up and left soon after. Jennifer and Sarah Hart and their six adopted children were believed to become at the moment; point from the SUV.

by | April 15, 2018 | 08:23

The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Friday banned former prime minister Nawaz Sharif from participating in elections for life, as his embattled ruling party prepares for nationwide polls due later this year. "But people of Pakistan will decide whether the disqualification of an elected prime minister is for one day or for life", she added. Haider Waheed and Abdul Moiz Jaffari discuss the fallout of this verdict on the PML-N's politics in the light of past rulings against Nawaz Sharif.

by | April 15, 2018 | 08:07

It is thought the Prime Minister will not recall parliament to put any move to a vote, despite her predecessor David Cameron having done so in 2013. "The position is a very risky one because of Russian involvement, also because we have an erratic president of the United States". "This is the first time as prime minister that I have had to take the decision to commit our armed forces in combat - and it is not a decision I have taken lightly", she said.

by | April 15, 2018 | 07:07

With Thursday's announcement, seven of the academy's 18 members have stepped down, casting doubts as to whether the organization can function properly. The academy cut all ties with Arnault, who ran a cultural club in Stockholm and was responsible for an apartment the institute owns in Paris, in November after the allegations.

by | April 15, 2018 | 06:36

University of Maryland police tweeted that traffic was being diverted and the road between the university's astronomical observatory and the National Archives at College Park was closed. Clarification: There is one fire in Dewey County , Oklahoma, where the town of Vici is located. Crews are on scene, use caution in the area. The National Weather Service says risky fire weather conditions are expected in much of western Oklahoma and the Oklahoma Panhandle through Saturday, with low humidity ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 06:28

Despite a few notable news sources alleging that the inner workings of the White House are in a state of disarray, Donald Trump is quick to denounce those claims. The Trump administration says the order applies to a relatively small pot of money that already requires compliance with immigration law. On Tuesday, Trump lashed out at reports that the Federal Bureau of Investigation raid centering on his longtime personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, on Monday, telling reporters at the White House ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 06:03

What's unclear is where that red line now stands. USA ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said Saturday that "the United States is locked and loaded" to strike Syria again if the country's regime continues to use chemical weapons.

by | April 15, 2018 | 04:47

Investigators who raided the office of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen , were reportedly searching for records related to the 2005 "Access Hollywood" tape that briefly crippled the Trump campaign in 2016, The New York Times reports .

by | April 15, 2018 | 04:43

Comey said in his new tome that he would have made different choices regarding the email probe. Former FBI Director James Comey said his assumption that Hillary Clinton would win the 2016 presidential election was a factor in opening an inquiry into her emails, according to part of an ABC interview broadcast on Saturday.

by | April 15, 2018 | 04:25

Jeremy Corbyn , the leader of Britain's Labour Party , speaks at the launch of their local election campaign, in London , April 9, 2018. But Mr Corbyn said in a statement this morning: " Bombs won't save lives or bring about peace ".

by | April 15, 2018 | 03:52

When pressed by Rep. 9% have deleted their Facebook account altogether. "I don't want to vote to have to regulate Facebook , but by God I will", Sen. Rep. Jan Schakowsky, a Democrat from IL, recounted a long list of Zuckerberg's apologies over the years before concluding: "This is proof to me that self-regulation does not work".

by | April 15, 2018 | 03:03

The family also was investigated in 2013 when they lived in OR after a family friend reported witnessing "controlling emotional abuse and cruel punishment" toward the children. "The Women in Business awards are created to acknowledge unique women who approach community and business needs with strong leadership, collaboration and intentionality to affect change and influence their surroundings", DeCeault noted.

by | April 15, 2018 | 02:19

Trump has long assailed the effect of the North American Free Trade Agreement on US workers and has insisted on a new round of negotiations between the US, Canada and Mexico on the deal. The vice president called Maduro's government a "dictatorship" and said the USA would continue to push a hard line against the country's leadership.

by | April 15, 2018 | 02:15

Countries are obligated to act within the guidelines of the Charter of the United Nations and "international law in general", Antonio Guterres said in a statement on April 14. President of the European Council Donald Tusk also supported the joint strikes. Guterres' remarks came during a Security Council meeting on Friday, shortly before the strikes were launched in response to the alleged use of chemical weapons in the Syrian town of Douma on April 7.

by | April 15, 2018 | 02:00

They have played extremely well in the Champions League so far and with Roma being the weaker team of the remaining clubs, they'll be confident. Marseille would love to make it to a final being played on French soil after making it through to a first European semi since 2004.

by | April 15, 2018 | 00:59

Riyadh said on Wednesday it had shot down two drones in the south of the kingdom as well as intercepting ballistic missiles fired from rebel-held parts of Yemen, the latest in a series of similar incidents. France has concluded after analysing "reliable intelligence" and open sources that a chemical attack on Douma on April 7 was carried out by Syrian government forces, a declassified intelligence report showed on Saturday, according to Reuters .

by | April 15, 2018 | 00:48

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May speaks during a joint news conference with Sweden's Prime Minister Stefan Lofven (not in picture) at Rosenbad, Stockholm, Sweden April 9, 2018. "I believe it should also be a message to others that the worldwide community is not going to stand by and allow chemical weapons to be used with impunity." she asserted.

by | April 15, 2018 | 00:31

In a tweet, Rahul Gandhi said, "Paying rich tribute to Baba Saheb Ambedkar on his birth anniversary". The father of Indian constitution and independent India's first minister of Law and Justice was also an extraordinary scholar and thinker on issues of social and economic importance.

by | April 15, 2018 | 00:20

However, analysts welcomed signs of genuine movement at Europe's largest automaker where changes to corporate structure have often fallen foul of warring stakeholders. Hans Dieter Pötsch, chairman of the supervisory board, said the moves are aimed at aligning the company " ... and its brands with future needs; to safeguard its position among the leaders of the global automotive industry with innovativeness and profitability, and to be instrumental in shaping tomorrow's personal mobility ...

by | April 14, 2018 | 23:55

The 22-year-old dominated throughout the match as she clinched straight games 11-7, 11-6, 11-2, 11-7 victory over Singapore's Meingyu Yu in the women's singles final. Later, Johnson finished second in Heat 2 of the men's 1,500m with a time of 3 minutes and 47.04 seconds. India's women's hockey team turned in an embarrassing performance in the bronze medal round against England and was thrashed 6-0.

by | April 14, 2018 | 22:13

China's overseas shipments increased in the first quarter as imports also held up. Its surplus with the United States rose 19.4 percent on-year to $58 billion in January-March, with exports up 14.8 percent and imports 8.9 percent higher. "Ultimately U.S. industry will be looking for implementation of long-stalled economic reforms, but actions to date have greatly undermined the optimism of the U.S.