Sunday November 18-th, 2018

Michigan State president Lou Anna Simon expected to step down this week Michigan State president Lou Anna Simon expected to step down this week

In the parts that were read aloud, Nassar criticized a federal judge as going "ballistic" in sentencing him to 60 years, and he continued to defend his actions. Nassar also claimed his accusers fabricated claims to gain money and fame and wrote: ...

Minnesota Public Radio President Breaks Silence On Garrison Keillor's Exit Minnesota Public Radio President Breaks Silence On Garrison Keillor's Exit

CEO McTaggart says Keillor's public statements, quote, "have not been fully accurate". "While we appreciate the contributions Garrison has made to MPR and to all of public radio, we believe this decision is the right thing to do and is necessary to c...

Government shutdown 2018 ends as House passes temporary spending bill Government shutdown 2018 ends as House passes temporary spending bill

Sen. Susan Collins , R-Maine, joined by a bipartisan working group of senators, talks with reporters about the successful Senate vote to reopen the government on the third day of a shutdown on Monday. In McConnell's words, if a solution to the "...

Dreamers' Protections Could 'Morph Into' Citizenship in 10,12 Years Dreamers' Protections Could 'Morph Into' Citizenship in 10,12 Years

In the meantime, he said DACA recipients should not be anxious about being deported if their status expires. "Tell them not to be concerned". Tell them not to worry. Trump announced he was ending DACA a year ago, but has given Congress until March ...

Trump reportedly asked acting Federal Bureau of Investigation director who he voted for in 2016 Trump reportedly asked acting Federal Bureau of Investigation director who he voted for in 2016

When asked Wednesday whether had had queried McCabe about his vote, the President denied it. Trump also allegedly spoke out against the political donations McCabe's wife received in the past, and McCabe reportedly characterized the exchange to othe...

Bangladesh crush Zimbabwe with 91-run in ODI Bangladesh crush Zimbabwe with 91-run in ODI

Pace bowler Mustafizur Rahman kept up the pressure, delivering three straight maiden overs, which worked well for left arm spinner Sunzamul Islam. The pair of Mashrafe Mortaza and Shakib shared the first four wickets, conceding 34 runs. The hosts w...

SA U19 World Cup Hopes Crushed By Pakistan SA U19 World Cup Hopes Crushed By Pakistan

However, it was South Africa's wicketkeeper Wandile Makwetu who slogged but managed to notch a 65-ball 60. Muhammad Musa and Shaheen Shah Afridi were the most successful bowlers with three and two wickets each, respectively. The astonishing effort ...

Spain Supreme Court refuses to reinstate warrant for Catalan ex-president's arrest Spain Supreme Court refuses to reinstate warrant for Catalan ex-president's arrest

Today, the constituent meeting of the new Catalan Parliament will be held in Barcelona. Puigdemont was formally designated last week by Torrent - another separatist - as the candidate to lead the region again. But the Catalan parliament's ...

UC and CSU prepare for another year of tuition hikes UC and CSU prepare for another year of tuition hikes

The budget Brown recently proposed would allot around $34 million less than UC officials anticipated, and Napolitano has said the system needs the money to increase the number of in-state students. One student at the protests said the constant nickel...

Paul George jokes that Steven Adams is a poor defensive rebounder Paul George jokes that Steven Adams is a poor defensive rebounder

Let's break down the keys for Oklahoma City if they are going to secure a fifth straight win. Westbrook capped his 14th game with at least 30 points by starting his drive from well behind the 3-point line after getting the inbounds from Paul Georg...

Flynn interviewed by Federal Bureau of Investigation without knowledge

He said, as he has repeatedly, that "there's no collusion whatsoever" with the Russians, and he added, "There's no obstruction whatsoever". Unresolved is whether Trump will voluntarily agree to be interviewed by Mueller. Trump fired Flynn on Februa...

Family Research Council president: Evangelicals gave Trump a Family Research Council president: Evangelicals gave Trump a "mulligan" on personal behavior

Tony Perkins and Franklin Graham , two of the most prominent Evangelical Christian leaders in the country, have both come to the defense of President Trump this week in the wake of an alleged affair with porn star Stormy Daniels . "But we are ta...

Letter surfaces suggesting famous 1962 Alcatraz escapees made it to land Letter surfaces suggesting famous 1962 Alcatraz escapees made it to land

The alleged letter was sent to San Francisco police in 2013, but just now surfaced publicly. Prison officials and federal agents insisted at the time of the escape that the inmates - brothers John and Clarence Anglin and Frank Morris - perished.

OR approves new taxes to address Medicaid costs OR approves new taxes to address Medicaid costs

Chan School of Public Health, said in a statement. OR voters have overwhelmingly approved a package of health care taxes to ensure low-income Oregonians will keep their health coverage. Proponents said hundreds of thousands of low-income Oregonians...

Mattis Sees Indonesian Forces Drink Snake Blood, Roll in Glass Mattis Sees Indonesian Forces Drink Snake Blood, Roll in Glass

They then released sacks of snakes , including cobras, bit the serpents' heads off and drank their blood. "The way they were whipping them around - a snake gets exhausted very quickly", Mattis later told reporters, according to Reuters .

Davos - address global risks rooted in human rights abuse Davos - address global risks rooted in human rights abuse

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin also welcomed a weaker U.S. dollar, helping to send the world's reserve currency to a three-year low against a basket of major peers. " Trade wars are fought every single day... and unfortunately every single day th...

O'Neill signs Ireland extension after missing out on World Cup O'Neill signs Ireland extension after missing out on World Cup

Wales are still smarting after the World Cup loss to Ireland in October and will be fired up to impress their new manager Ryan Giggs while Denmark will not fear Ireland after their crushing 5-1 play-off win in Dublin. And the pair came face to face...

CM suspends BJP-tilting Panda from BJD CM suspends BJP-tilting Panda from BJD

Soon after, Panda responded on Twitter saying he was "shocked at this news". Panda tweeted that he was shocked and that it was sad that Naveen Patnaik did not see through the conspiracy against him led by an IAS officer who is now controlling the p...

Samantha's Self-Troll on Rangasthalam Teaser Samantha's Self-Troll on Rangasthalam Teaser

A bearded, rugged, lungi- wearing Chitti Babu (Ram Charan) is Rangasthalam's engineer. The teaser starts with Ram Charan introducing himself as Chitti Babu, an "engineer". The music is being composed by Devi Sri Prasad , and the film also has Ja...

Moderates continue to search for shutdown solution Moderates continue to search for shutdown solution

White House budget director Mick Mulvaney and legislative affairs director Marc Short said Friday the administration is readying for a " Schumer shutdown ", putting the blame squarely on Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and his fellow Democ...

Perris couple charged with torturing children barred from communicating with them Perris couple charged with torturing children barred from communicating with them

Smith read aloud the list of requirements included in the protective order - which is common in abuse cases - as the Turpins, who wore black suits provided by their attorneys, listened quietly. The Turpins were arrested on January 14 after their ma...

Maduro condemned for snap election against jailed opponents Maduro condemned for snap election against jailed opponents

Mr Maduro is expected to be the party's sole candidate for a six-year term. None are now expected to be granted. Previous year alone saw two major fraudulent votes, the first being to elect members of Maduro's "national constituent assembly", an il...

Democratic mayors decline White House invite, anger Trump Democratic mayors decline White House invite, anger Trump

President Trump tore into the handful of mayors who made a decision to boycott his event Wednesday at the White House . The objective of the meeting is to discuss the infrastructure needs of the nation's cities as the White House prepares to relea...

Day Zero Now On April 12 for Cape Town Day Zero Now On April 12 for Cape Town

The critically low Theewaterskloof dam in Villiersdorp. People carry water collected from a natural spring in Cape Town, South Africa , Monday, Jan. There are concerns that city authorities do not have a clear plan in place for standpoint distribu...

Samsung, LG Criticize Trump's Decision On Washer Safeguard

China has not specified how it will respond to the new USA tariffs, beyond saying it will defend its legitimate interests. Ed Barbier is a professor of economics at Colorado State University and advocates a different approach to help American manuf...

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