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by | March 23, 2017 | 01:34

On Monday, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released its first report listing jurisdictions that refuse cooperation with federal immigration authorities - a step created to put public pressure on sanctuary cities . The list, released Monday, says the Alachua County Sheriff's Office and Clay County Sheriff's Office won't accept ICE "detainers". "We are not going to ask anything about your immigration status", he said.

by | March 21, 2017 | 00:42

President Donald Trump comes in on the list at No. 544, with a net worth of $3.5 billion. The overall list boasts 233 more billionaires than in 2016, the biggest increase since Forbes started keeping track 31 years ago. Notable newcomers included Vietnam's first self-made woman billionaire, Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao, who took her budget airline, VietJet Air, public in February 2017.

by | March 20, 2017 | 00:34

President Donald Trump touted his ability to win support for the House Republican plan to repeal and replace Obamacare after a meeting with several conservative lawmakers on Friday. Nonetheless, experts said the report undercuts Republican assertions that the health law's insurance markets are teetering on the verge of collapse.

by | March 15, 2017 | 00:51

News & World Report. The school was not ranked past year, either. The College of Nursing's master's and doctor of nursing practice programs jumped 30 spots and 29 spots respectively, and the history department's graduate program climbed 23 places.

by | March 13, 2017 | 00:49

Daylight Saving Time ends this year on November 5, when clocks get set back an hour to start the process all over again. It will then have the correct time when you awaken on Sunday morning. He says most of us are already sleep-deprived, getting between five and 10 hours of sleep less than we should each week. But one thing is clear in all machinations and manipulations to spring forward over the years: Daylight savings time , which begins Sunday, was not created to benefit farmers.

by | March 12, 2017 | 00:45

Philadelphia, for example, went from the low 70s Thursday to the mid-30s Friday . The National Weather Service forecast for the Bel Air area calls for snow then scattered snow showers during the day Friday , with a high temperature of 43 degrees.

by | March 10, 2017 | 00:31

Staples, Inc. has a 12-month low of $7.24 and a 12-month high of $11.37. Pzena Investment Management, LLC is the second biggest holder with 32 million shares now valued at 290.74 million whilst Fidelity Management and Research Company has 30 million shares valued at 288.49 million.

by | March 05, 2017 | 00:45

Dozens of Jewish cemeteries have had headstones toppled and vandalized in the last few weeks, leading to outrage and calls for investigation by government and religious leaders. "It's a very old cemetery", she said. "I don't think there's any proof of that". Officials at the nonprofit Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester said the vandalism should be viewed in the current environment, a time when bigotry seems to be manifesting itself into crimes.

by | March 04, 2017 | 00:57

The House Intelligence Committee set the scope of its own investigation into Russia's interference on Monday. "We can not represent to the American people that we're doing a thorough job if the Department of Justice or the FBI is unwilling to tell us what indeed they've looked at, what leads they have followed, where they have found substance and where they have not", Rep.

by | March 04, 2017 | 00:45

Rand Paul said after going from room to room in the Capitol to find it. New Jersey Rep. Frank Pallone poked his head into Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's office to see if it was in there. Maybe it's a coincidence, but Politico has also gotten its hands on what is purported to be the latest draft of the House Obamacare repeal plan, and it shows few if any concessions to right-wing objections.

by | March 01, 2017 | 00:32

Governor Cuomo called these cowardly attacks an assault on all New Yorkers, not just the Jewish community. The Harrisburg and York JCC's re-opened their doors at noon after being cleared by police. Similarly, the Aleph Bet Jewish Day School in Annapolis also received a phone call claiming a bomb was in the building; it was also unfounded. No explosive has been uncovered amid the months of threats, many of which have been called in.

by | February 25, 2017 | 00:17

They were identified as Thomas Romero , 46, and Nina Crawford , 38, both of Newark, Texas. Lucky's owners warned police they had a dog in their auto after they were arrested in the Home Depot for allegedly switching price tags. Dogs who've ingested the drug often have pinpoint pupils, slowed or stopped breathing and motor function issues, according to the Animal Poison Control Center.

by | February 18, 2017 | 00:44

Six Democratic senators on the Environment and Public Works Committee had sent a letter on Wednesday to Judge Timmons, saying Pruitt had been evasive in his testimony and written responses, and had stymied their attempts to obtain information about his industry ties.

by | February 16, 2017 | 00:57

So the company is exiting all 11 states where it sells individual policies, both on the Obamacare exchange and outside of it. Government and industry officials have said President Donald Trump's administration and congressional Republicans are weighing measures to stabilize the wobbly exchanges.

by | February 16, 2017 | 00:53

She has hired her Chief of Staff as Lindsay Reynolds, a former associate director of the White House Visitor's Office during the George W. Bush administration, and is "putting together a professional and highly-experienced team". The first lady also could not be persuaded to accompany the Japanese prime minister's wife, Akie Abe , on the traditionally first lady-hosted Capitol tour for spouses visiting dignitaries.

by | February 14, 2017 | 00:36

After promising in a July radio interview to be an important part of a Senate that would act as a series of checks and balances on President Donald Trump, Rubio has since chose to vote in favor of every single one of Trump's billionaire and millionaire cabinet nominees, DeVos included.

by | January 31, 2017 | 00:51

Wade ruling. New Yorkers do like the new president's infrastructure ideas and his policies when dealing with Russian Federation but on seven other issues, including race relations and the environment, they don't think he will perform. Wade held that the U.S. constitution protects a woman's right to choose to terminate her pregnancy prior to fetal viability or throughout pregnancy when it is necessary to preserve her life or health.

by | January 31, 2017 | 00:41

In an interview with The Huffington Post in January, Schumer pointed to abortion and labor rights as two key areas where he will be looking at a nominee. She did note that there is a possibility Kennedy will step down in order to ensure a conservative takes his place. "He's 100 percent sure he's the pick", Mr.

by | January 31, 2017 | 00:42

The order signed Friday suspended the US refugee program for 120 days and halted entrance to travelers from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen for 90 days. As of last fall, the five University of Minnesota campuses had a combined 125 students from the seven affected countries. Those countries are Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen.

by | January 27, 2017 | 00:46

Even pro-Trump Republicans conceded that DeVos' delivered a lackluster performance in her confirmation hearing, where the Michigan Republican seemed unaware of certain federal education laws, argued that her decades in the leadership of her mother's foundation was a "clerical error" and appeared confused by certain teaching concepts when pushed by Democratic senators.

by | January 26, 2017 | 00:38

Their home on Sullivan Boulevard caught fire Sunday morning. "Social media is kind of the lifeline right right now so please keep sharing our story please keep it going", he said.The department's Missing Person Unit is investigating the incident, and anyone with information should call the Missing Person Detective at 757-385-4101 or Virginia Beach Police Emergency Communications at 757-385-5000.

by | January 26, 2017 | 00:34

Congress had approved funds for the Palestine Aid in the 2015 and 2016 budgets, but they were placed on holds by two major republican lawmakers, Ed Royce and Kay Granger, after allegations Palestine was seeking membership in worldwide organizations.

by | January 24, 2017 | 00:40

The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled past year by a 9-6 vote that Texas had violated the federal Voting Rights Act based on testimony that Hispanics were twice as likely and blacks three times more likely than whites to lack an acceptable ID under the law.

by | January 24, 2017 | 00:42

News 4 reports that the second gunmen fled the scene, shooting six people as he ran. Green said one man who was unarmed tried to intervene and was shot. One of the robbers fatally shot the man, McManus said. Monica Marie Carreon, sheltered inside Shoe Palace with her two toddler sons and three other people, said she heard as many as 10 shots.

by | January 24, 2017 | 00:37

She tried kicking for four minutes with no results and tried other windows with similar lack of success. That's when she made a decision to call 911. Officer Tim Schwering's body cam captured his efforts to break a hole in the vehicle window with his baton, then helping Novak climb out.

by | January 24, 2017 | 00:37

Iran sponsors and funds numerous militias fighting on the ground on behalf of Assad, including the powerful Lebanese Hezbollah militia. The rebels' loss of their former urban stronghold, Aleppo, has shifted the momentum of the fighting in favor of Assad.

by | January 17, 2017 | 00:32

With the Buffalo Bills, Jacksonville Jaguars and San Diego Chargers having already filled their head coaching vacancies, the 49ers need to get on the stick soon and figure out their plan of action. McDaniels could also be removing his name as a formality, as candidates sometimes do when the team has made a decision to hire someone else. Cable is reportedly interviewing with the 49ers this week.

by | January 14, 2017 | 00:29

While the threat of power outages in central in is low, it only takes about a quarter of an inch of ice building up on trees and power lines to cause widespread outages. Cloudy skies and a high near 26 degrees Friday , with a slight chance of freezing rain after 4 p.m. Travel is discouraged Saturday morning as scattered freezing rain showers continue until 11am.

by | January 12, 2017 | 00:32

A painting by a black teenager depicting police brutality is hanging again in the US Capitol after being removed by multiple congressmen, but Republicans are promising to take it down for good. He also said it violates the rules of the art competition. "Mr. Wilson's behavior was animalistic", he said, referring to the police officer who shot Brown.

by | January 09, 2017 | 00:32

Jackson Lee , who sits on the U.S. House Judiciary Committee, said she and her staff has seen research alleging up to 50 members of the Electoral College might have improperly cast their votes on December 19, and she believes there is merit to it.