• Court Rejects Trump Transgender Military Ban
Court Rejects Trump Transgender Military Ban

A three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals wrote in a two-paragraph order Thursday that the administration's request was denied . The memo also states that trans applicants who have undergone surgery will not be able to join the military until they have been emotionally and physically stable for 18 months.

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  • Gov't Drops Challenge To Abortion For Detained Teen
Gov't Drops Challenge To Abortion For Detained Teen

Government lawyers filed a motion to dismiss an appeal of the teen's case Tuesday after learning about the new circumstances, according to the report. "I can not authorize our program to participate in the abortion requested here, even in this most hard case", Lloyd wrote. The Administration for Children and Families, which oversees the shelters ...

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  • Trump approval rating hits new low in CNN poll
Trump approval rating hits new low in CNN poll

The tax plan that Republicans are soon expected to pass has grown more unpopular in the last two months, with almost two-thirds of Americans believing it's designed mostly to help corporations and the wealthy, according to the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll .

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  • King tells Palestinians Saudi Arabia backs Jerusalem claim
King tells Palestinians Saudi Arabia backs Jerusalem claim

On Dec. 19, Abbas went on an official visit to see Saudi Arabia's King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Saudi Arabia had expressed disappointment at the decision of US President Donald Trump recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and relocating the US embassy there, and said that the step does not change the inalienable an...

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  • WV AG, Bipartisan Coalition Reach $13.5 Million Settlement with Prescription Drug Maker
WV AG, Bipartisan Coalition Reach $13.5 Million Settlement with Prescription Drug Maker

If approved, Connecticut's share will be $186,357.19 and will be deposited into the state's General Fund. BI spokeswoman Erin Crew said the latest allegations are "essentially the same conduct" alleged in the company's 2012 settlement with the federal government and several states regarding Medicaid claims.

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  • Somalis allege 'inhumane conditions and egregious abuse' in deportation attempt
Somalis allege 'inhumane conditions and egregious abuse' in deportation attempt

Officers began dragging me down the aisle and beating me". The agents laughed as toilets overflowed and some men urinated on themselves. After the flight returned to the USA on December 9, the Somali nationals were taken to two South Florida detention centers to await another attempt to toss them from the country.

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  • USA proposes ban on 10 ships for North Korean Trade
USA proposes ban on 10 ships for North Korean Trade

Based on talks with a number of US and British security officials, the Telegraph said, it seems that the military option is a much more likely scenario for Washington than most people apparently believe. North Korea is already under a United Nations arms embargo and the Security Council has banned trade in exports such as coal, textiles, seafood, i...

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  • Obamacare Sign-Ups Stay Strong at 8.8 Million Amid Obstacles
Obamacare Sign-Ups Stay Strong at 8.8 Million Amid Obstacles

That's down about 4.4 percent from a year ago, when the Obama administration oversaw the process. "That's a healthy number", said Karen Pollitz, senior fellow at the Kaiser Family Foundation. As recently as Wednesday, Trump called the law " essentially repealed " after the House and Senate passed a tax bill that will repeal its penalty for Americ...

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  • Trump Gets Permission To Build Wall... In Ireland
Trump Gets Permission To Build Wall... In Ireland

Storms in 2014 wore away sand dunes in Doonbeg by several metres in some places. Clare County Council has granted planning permission for development at US President Donald Trump's resort in Co Clare. Prior to the commencement of the development a beach monitoring and management plan must be submitted to the planning authority, and ecologists m...

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  • (NYSE:LNT) Holdings Lifted by Janus Henderson Group PLC
(NYSE:LNT) Holdings Lifted by Janus Henderson Group PLC

As per Friday, August 7, the company rating was downgraded by Wolfe Research. The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 11 by Argus Research. Zacks upgraded the shares of LNT in report on Wednesday, August 12 to "Hold" rating. Gamble Jones Investment Counsel owns 5,600 shares or 0.02% of their U.S. portfolio. Evercore Wealth Mgmt Llc holds 0%...

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  • Thousands of mourners gather to pay tribute to Barry and Honey Sherman
Thousands of mourners gather to pay tribute to Barry and Honey Sherman

Sherman was facing a five-year ban for holding the Trudeau fundraiser because it is illegal in Canada to lobby candidates that one helped get elected. Clusters of floral bouquets were dropped off outside the Shermans' house on Old Colony Road by mourners on Monday as police continued their probe, featuring Forensic Identification Services officers ...

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  • I Have a 'Newfound Empathy' for Trump
I Have a 'Newfound Empathy' for Trump

The firestorm erupted after the late addition to the final GOP tax bill sparked accusations from critics that Corker, who was involved in the property business before going into politics, changed his vote because of this provision. "This is part of the House language all the time". Ms. Trump said she's looking forward to traveling throughout the ...

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  • Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath questions Karnataka government over beef consumption
Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath questions Karnataka government over beef consumption

Meanwhile, Karnataka Education Minister Dr Sharan Prakash Patil, hitting out at Chief Minister Adityanath's remark, said the latter should concentrate more on the law and order of Uttar Pradesh instead of other states. Pointing out that there is protection to every one and developmental works were happening in all the 19 BJP ruled states, he said "...

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  • Ugandan legislators scrap presidential age limits
Ugandan legislators scrap presidential age limits

The bill also extended the length of a term for MPs to seven years from the current five. However, parliament reinstated presidential term limits in the constitution by passing a clause in the bill. Police had blocked some legislators from entering the building, and live television footage showed two of them being driven away in security vehicles...

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  • Jury acquits all 6 defendants in first inauguration trial
Jury acquits all 6 defendants in first inauguration trial

In response, MPD encircled and arrested en masse one large group of protesters. Those felony rioting charges had been dropped, but the defendants were still facing misdemeanor charges for alleged rioting and destruction of property. "This was not a First Amendment activity", said Assistant U.S. Attorney Rizwan Qureshi. That hope appears to be in ...

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  • United Nations denies arrested journalists had given information
United Nations denies arrested journalists had given information

Maung Maung Soe is among a host of world figures blacklisted by the U.S. over human rights and corruption allegations. About 650,000 Rohingya refugees have fled to Bangladesh since the end of August. In its statement , the US Treasury said Maung Maung Soe "oversaw the military operation in Burma's Rakhine State responsible for widespread human rig...

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  • As Pioneer Natural Resources Co
As Pioneer Natural Resources Co

It has outperformed by 15.95% the S&P500. Murphy Capital Management Inc increased its stake in Pioneer Natural Resources ( PXD ) by 4.52% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.1 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.07, from 1.1 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 75 investors sold PXD shares while 204 reduc...

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  • Confidence in Tenet Healthcare (NYSE:THC) Shares by Morgan Stanley Fall
Confidence in Tenet Healthcare (NYSE:THC) Shares by Morgan Stanley Fall

It has underperformed by 68.76% the S&P500. Willis Investment Counsel increased its stake in Valero Energy Corp (VLO) by 2.83% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Campbell Newman Asset Management Inc sold 9,174 shares as Exxonmobil Corp. Among 22 analysts covering Valero Energy Corporation ( NYSE:VLO ), 10 have Buy ra...

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  • Cardi B Reveals Why She Almost Quit Rap
Cardi B Reveals Why She Almost Quit Rap

Cardi once again reminds us that by focusing on what you want and working hard, there's no way you will fail. She continued: "I was just fresh off Love & Hip-Hop and everything, and that shit broke my heart". Luckily for all of us, while she admits that the rejection did hurt, she didn't let it stop her for long; she heeded her management's advic...

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  • American University fraternity house's air tested positive for alcohol, police say
American University fraternity house's air tested positive for alcohol, police say

A fraternity house located off the campus of American University had so much booze inside the air tested positive for alcohol , police said. Neighbors called 911 last month, asking police to stop the party because of its loud and jarring music, WSMV reported.

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  • Criminal cases against 47 new legislators in Gujarat, 22 in Himachal: ADR
Criminal cases against 47 new legislators in Gujarat, 22 in Himachal: ADR

Party-wise, 18 (18 per cent) out of 99 MLAs from BJP, 25 (32 per cent) out of 77 MLAs from INC, 1 (50 per cent) out of 2 MLAs from BTP, 1 (100 per cent) MLA from NCP and 2 (67 per cent) out of 3 independent MLAs declared criminal cases pending against them in their affidavits.

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  • European Union bill survives as MPs back Brexit date
European Union bill survives as MPs back Brexit date

The EU bill has now completed its committee stage. Mr Benyon, who was not present for a crucial vote on the amendment to the EU Withdrawal Bill last Wednesday, said assurances from the Government that MPs would be granted a vote before the EU exit deal was ratified was "good enough" for him.

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  • Trump SoHo is turning into the Dominick Hotel
Trump SoHo is turning into the Dominick Hotel

The hotel had been owned by real estate investment firm CIM Group, which paid the Trump Organization licensing fees. The Dominick Hotel will be managed by an affiliate of CIM Group, and be a part of Preferred Hotels & Resort's Legend collection, Murano added.

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  • Congress to investigate Obama scheme to nix investigation into Hezbollah terrorists
Congress to investigate Obama scheme to nix investigation into Hezbollah terrorists

But now come allegations that he also killed a USA investigation into drug running by the Iranian-backed terrorists of Hezbollah. The report detailed how the closer the USA got to finalizing the Iran nuclear deal, the more hard it was to conduct Hezbollah investigations.

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  • Mexico probes fatal bus crash as
Mexico probes fatal bus crash as "culpable homicide"

John's, N.L., and the other in Gatineau. She said he was committed to the environment and to helping his students learn how best to work in the field and to be prepared to become environmental stewards. Footage and photos of the aftermath of the crash show bodies on the pavement and side of the road as others, including some wearing bathing suits...

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