Friday July 20-th, 2018

Bail Set for Catalan Parliament Speaker

Forcadell was the person who read the results and officially passed the independence bill, now annulled by Spain's Constitutional Court. Those terms threaten to further undermine an independence movement in which cracks are starting to appear.

Duncan woman receives deferred sentence for marriage to biological mother Duncan woman receives deferred sentence for marriage to biological mother

Authorities learned about the incestuous relationship after a child welfare investigation, The Associated Press reported citing a police affidavit. Patricia Spann told the investigator that she lost custody of Misty Spann and her other two childr...

Alabama official uses Bible to condone sexual misconduct Alabama official uses Bible to condone sexual misconduct

Moore sent four tweets Thursday night making that abundantly clear; "Our children and grandchildren's futures are on the line", read Moore's final tweet. But the report unquestionably introduced new waves of uncertainty and turmoil into a race for ...

Bizarre Police Chase In Oklahoma Ends With A Crash & Jolt Bizarre Police Chase In Oklahoma Ends With A Crash & Jolt

A short time later, the driver ended up on a dead end street and crashed through a gate into a field. A auto pulled behind the truck and the driver of that vehicle produced a handgun and fired shots at the pickup. Several schools in the area were on ...

Eleven countries move forward on TPP without US Eleven countries move forward on TPP without US

It did not say when that might happen. "It's something Canada is, of course, very much engaged in discussion about - how we can move forward in a way that is beneficial to Canada and to our partners", he said. Clear agreement on proceeding without th...

Goodlatte Will Not Seek Re-Election in 2018 Goodlatte Will Not Seek Re-Election in 2018

With his time as chairman of the Judiciary Committee ending in December of this year, "this is the natural stepping-off point and an opportunity to begin a new career", he said. He is the third GOP House member to announce his retirement this week, a...

Partner of slain TV reporter wins Virginia election Partner of slain TV reporter wins Virginia election

Chris Hurst, a former Roanoke news anchor whose journalist girlfriend was killed during a live broadcast, won his race for a seat in the Virginia House of Delegates on Tuesday, according to The Associated Press . Hurst's campaign was backed by gun-...

Black cadet wrote racist graffiti found at Air Force Academy Black cadet wrote racist graffiti found at Air Force Academy

Others targeted by the graffiti are still attending the academy. The September incident was met with an impassioned rebuke by Academy Superintendent Lt. "There is absolutely no place in our Air Force for racism". On Monday, police in Riley County, ...

Apple revamped overseas ops to find new tax havens Apple revamped overseas ops to find new tax havens

Thus Apple has avoided paying taxes on the Jersey sale and offsets any tax debt incurred in Ireland. The island charges no tax on companies' profits, ICIJ reported. American businesses have long complained that the US corporate tax rate is th...

Veterans Day - a day of honor, to honor Veterans Day - a day of honor, to honor

During World War I (known at the time as The Great War), fighting formally ceased on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918 with the German signing of the Armistice. 10 in observance of the holiday. Any member of the military for...

N.Korean Nuclear Test Site 'Heavily Contaminated' N.Korean Nuclear Test Site 'Heavily Contaminated'

Kim Jong Un and his regime conducted the North's sixth nuclear test on September 3 from an area the watchdog dubbed the "North Portal" of the mountain. "While it is not possible to determine the exact goal of these activities from imagery alone, the...

High expectations as NE set to host first GST meet High expectations as NE set to host first GST meet

Incentivising payments settled electronically under the Goods and Services Tax and slashing rates on over 160 of the 227 items falling in top slab of 28 per cent GST rate to 18 per cent are some of the major proposals set to come up before the al...

Cleburne ISD campuses plan Veterans Day activities Cleburne ISD campuses plan Veterans Day activities

She served four years in the Air Force, stationed in Montana from 2013 to 2017. Her husband has been serving in the Air Force for the last five years and is now in New Mexico for training to be a crew chief on the F-16 Aircraft. Hair Cuttery's Veter...

China Oct Exports +6.1% on Year in Yuan Terms China Oct Exports +6.1% on Year in Yuan Terms

In October, China's foreign trade rose 10.2 percent to 2.24 trillion yuan, with exports up 6.1 percent and imports up 15.9 percent. The two deals follow a pledge by Chinese importers to buy 12.53 million tonnes of USA soybeans during a visit to the...

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to deploy 3000 additional troops to train Afghan army North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to deploy 3000 additional troops to train Afghan army

Plus US President Donald Trump has given American forces greater leeway in how and when they can hit the Taliban, and Afghan forces are increasingly going on the offensive. At the Brussels summit, Afghanistan's Acting Defense Minister Tariq Shah Bahr...

Footage reveals horrific conditions on Manus Footage reveals horrific conditions on Manus

Asylum seekers on Manus Island say they fear violent attacks if forced to move to the transit centres, despite losing access to electricity and running water more than a week ago. There are still 580 men living at the detention centre who are protest...

Colombia Seizes 12 Tons of Cocaine in Its Biggest-Ever Bust

The drugs, worth $360 million, belonged to the Clan of the Gulf and were seized from four separate sites, according to NPR . Police estimated the value of the haul at around $360m. The report also said Colombia had the potential to produce an esti...

Penny Mordaunt has replaced Priti Patel in cabinet reshuffle Penny Mordaunt has replaced Priti Patel in cabinet reshuffle

Patel held secret meetings with Israeli politicians last week including Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. As well as her ministerial role, she served on the defence and arms exports committees between 2010 and 2013. It is the second mini-reshuffle i...

Trump, Xi present united front despite differences Trump, Xi present united front despite differences

For its part, China says U.S. restrictions on Chinese investments in the United States and on high-tech exports need to be addressed. Trump criticized the "very one-sided and unfair" trade relationship between the two countries, but said he doesn...

Rand Paul's neighbor pleads not guilty to breaking Republican senator's ribs Rand Paul's neighbor pleads not guilty to breaking Republican senator's ribs

As to reports of a longstanding dispute with the attacker, the Pauls have had no conversations with him in many years. Baker said Boucher cooperated fully and reiterated that Boucher's liberal beliefs have nothing to do with the alleged assault.

Trump's China Visit: Boeing Inks $37 Billion Deal To Sell 300 Aircraft Trump's China Visit: Boeing Inks $37 Billion Deal To Sell 300 Aircraft

U.S. President Donald Trump visited China this week and announced that his visit helped to finalize more than $250 billion worth of new deals between China and the U.S. Aircraft orders are often announced at list prices, but buyers usually get ...

Trump's hamburger sells out in Japan Trump's hamburger sells out in Japan

The world leaders took to the Kasumi Country Club on Sunday as part of Trump's first official visit to Japan, during which he and Abe continued their budding friendship. It was also a source of embarrassment in the Japanese media. Trump tweeted, ac...

IT raid at Jaya TV associates over suspected tax evasion IT raid at Jaya TV associates over suspected tax evasion

Speaking of the raids, the IT officials said that they were acting on a tip-off, which said that the channel had evaded taxes . In one of the biggest searches carried out by Income Tax department, over 1,000 officials were involved in simultaneo...

Senior police official killed in targeted Quetta attack Senior police official killed in targeted Quetta attack

Hours after the attack, the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan claimed responsibility for the attack, media reports said. A provincial government spokesman, Anwar-ul Haq Kakar, condemned the attack, saying it "demonstrates the sacrifices police is making ...

Khulna-Kolkata railway service launched Khulna-Kolkata railway service launched

The Indian PM said the launch of the first passenger train service between Kolkata and Khulna and three other key connectivity projects marked yet another step towards revival of the physical connectivity that had existed between the two neighbours...

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