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by | January 10, 2018 | 01:26

In a new memo, U.S. President Donald Trump's top law enforcement official said he will instead let federal prosecutors where marijuana is legal decide how aggressively to enforce federal law, which still prohibits the drug. Sessions is on the wrong side of history on this issue. What might that mean for Ohio's medical marijuana program, which is set to be operational in September? Western Washington U.S.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:19

Pakistan already has deep historical ties going back to many years and they have close military ties, the official said, adding that the economic relationship is also growing with the China Pakistan Economic Corridor. The official said China shares some of the concerns of the USA about the terror issue in Pakistan and Washington is seeking to work with Beijing and other regional players to convince Islamabad about the need to crackdown on terror groups.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:14

Playing football, I know how to do that. "I want to show that I can also be a good coach when the going gets tough". "We have had two great years and that shouldn't be forgotten". That's it. So that I can be clear: I don't want anyone. Los Blancos are said to have been alarmed by the displays of first-choice left-back Marcelo this season, with Marca revealing last night that a staggering 40% of the goals conceded by Real in La Liga this season have come down the Brazilian's side of the ...

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:14

Ban, a former South Korean foreign minister, expressed support for US President Donald Trump's use of strong language against the North. Trump has threatened to "totally destroy" the isolated nation if necessary and boasted of having a "nuclear button" that is "much bigger and more powerful" than that of Kim.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:13

Currently, the U.S.is experiencing an opioid epidemic. Byrne, now president of Condor Consulting and a former top official of ACAMS, the BSA/AML organization, and the American Bankers Association, says such sessions couldn't deliver clarity in a situation that lacked it.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:05

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) said on Monday that its mandate comes only from the UN General Assembly, which created it in1950 following the Palestinians' dispersion from their homeland with Israel's creation by a UN resolution in 1947, WAFA reported .

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:06

However, in 2017 the VA under Director Dr. David Shulkin opened up emergency mental health services for all former military members, including those with "other than honorable" discharges. "Currently, up until your executive order, only 40 percent of those servicemembers had coverage in the VA to get mental health", Shulkin said. "The focus of this executive order is to coordinate federal assets to close that gap".

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:04

Tagovailoa went on to win Offensive MVP honors in the game and threw the game-winning 41-yard touchdown pass in overtime to clinch the win. Clearly, the substitution changed the course of the game and Alabama's quarterback situation moving forward as Tagovailoa will undoubtedly take over as the team's full-time starter, rather than wait another season behind Hurts, who is now expected to transfer.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:03

The chief minister of Pakistan's Balochistan resigned on Tuesday to end "instability" in the gas-rich province, his spokesman said, amid opposition efforts to remove him through a vote of no confidence. The opposition, in a news conference before the prime minister's arrival, had announced that they would not withdraw the no-confidence motion they had moved against the CM.

by | January 09, 2018 | 23:59

His replacement was announced on Twitter, only for the tweet to be nearly immediately deleted. Rising star James Cleverly , who is open about his prime ministerial ambitions, is a step closer to realising those with his first promotion - he joins Cabinet as Lewis' deputy.

by | January 09, 2018 | 23:22

Al-Alami is in critical condition, though, after reportedly trying to inspect his weapon. Alami is the latest in a series of Hamas operatives who have been injured or killed as a result of their involvement with the terror group, with several similar operational mishaps purportedly occurring in Gaza a year ago.

by | January 09, 2018 | 23:12

Over the weekend President Trump said the talks between the North and South were a "good thing" and he hoped they would go "beyond the Olympics". According to reports from the negotiations, the countries agreed North Korea will send a delegation of athletes and a cheering squad.

by | January 09, 2018 | 22:38

The protests, which began on December 28, initially focused on the government's economic policies before the demonstrations spread and become more political, with some calling for the end of the country's Islamist theocracy. In October, the Republican president announced that he would not certify that staying in the pact was in the USA national security interest, and threatened to pull out if lawmakers did not act to toughen it.

by | January 09, 2018 | 22:26

A south wind of 13 to 17 miles per hour will become west after midnight. Sunday - Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Today's forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies, with a high near 55. Cloudy, with a low around 22. Day: A 20 percent chance of rain . Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.

by | January 09, 2018 | 22:12

The US Navy, which sent a P-8A aircraft from Okinawa, Japan, to aid the search, said that none of the missing crew had been found so far. It wasn't immediately clear what caused the collision, which happened in open seas rather than a narrow channel where such accidents are more common.

by | January 09, 2018 | 21:52

In October, Vice President Mike Pence walked out of an Indianapolis Colts game after two members of the opposing 49ers team kneeled during the anthem. "Trump disparaged the city as "crime infested" and falling apart" after the city's Democratic congressman, Rep. John Lewis , announced he would not attend Trump's inauguration.

by | January 09, 2018 | 21:10

The ferocity of the smoke and fire meant firefighters were unable to enter the building at first, attacking the blaze from the outside. The names of those killed in the fire aren't being released until police have confirmed their identities with next-of-kin.

by | January 09, 2018 | 21:13

But committee chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, had to this point refused to release his testimony. In a statement, California's senior senator said she was releasing the transcript with the support of the committee's Democrats. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) asked the Justice Department to open a criminal investigation into the dossier's author, a former British intelligence officer named Christopher Steele.

by | January 09, 2018 | 21:07

Davos comes as Trump faces crucial decisions about his worldwide economic agenda including whether to rework or withdraw the North American Free Trade Agreement, a move that has many world leaders on edge. This year India's prime minister, Narendra Modi, will make the first speech at the event by an Indian leader. The first sitting USA president to appear in Davos was Bill Clinton in 2000, at the forum's 30th anniversary session.

by | January 09, 2018 | 20:46

NY Assemblywoman Pamela Harris was indicted Tuesday on multiple counts of fraud. As a sitting assemblywoman between July 2015 and January 2017, Harris allegedly committed the same rent scheme, using $11,400 of discretionary funding for personal use.