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by | January 26, 2018 | 18:13

The sports doctor was sentenced Wednesday to 40 to 175 years in prison. A judge handed Larry Nassar , charged of abusing multiple gymnasts, a sentence of up to 175 years today . "I wish my robe came with a magic wand so I can wave it over you and heal you ", she said to one victim. Most , if not all of those 150+ women are also suing Nassar, MSU, USA Gymnastics , and the local Twistars Gymnastics Club, which also employed him.

by | January 26, 2018 | 17:51

Alabama inmate Vernon Madison's lawyer say executing him in his condition of dementia violates the United States' constitution's ban on cruel and unusual punishment. In prior appeals, Madison's attorneys have argued their client doesn't fully understand why he is being punished because dementia has taken his ability to remember his crime.

by | January 26, 2018 | 17:52

Pennsylvania's top Republican lawmakers asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday to stop an order by the state's highest court in a gerrymandering case brought by Democrats that threw out the boundaries of its 18 congressional districts and ordered them redrawn within three weeks.

by | January 26, 2018 | 17:27

The closure of many government agencies was a striking display of Washington dysfunction, played out on the anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration, and there was more finger-pointing than signs of bipartisan dealmaking. Schumer said he and McConnell have made progress and will continue negotiating. Tens of thousands of federal workers had begun closing down operations for lack of funding on Monday, the first weekday since the shutdown, but essential services such as ...

by | January 26, 2018 | 17:23

EPS in next five years is expected to touch 5.56% while EPS growth in past 5 year was 14.60% along with sales growth of 19.20% in the last five years. Analysts on average have given a price target of $36.64 to Newell Brands Inc . The business's quarterly revenue was down 7.0% on a year-over-year basis.

by | January 26, 2018 | 17:02

Meehan explained that his use of the word soulmate was "in no way" meant to "suggest a romantic partnership", in a letter sent to his campaign chairman Thursday and first obtained by The Philadelphia Inquirer . Meehan's Delaware County-based district, by making it more heavily Democratic, as they try to comply with a state Supreme Court order to draw up fairer congressional maps.

by | January 26, 2018 | 16:32

The lawyer, John Dowd, told the paper he created the document to "summarize this extraordinary cooperation", saying that Team Trump had provided "unprecedented" transparency to Mueller's and congressional Russian Federation investigations.

by | January 26, 2018 | 16:08

NFL Draft analysts Mel Kiper Jr . and Todd McShay both project Mayfield as a top-15 pick. "It's been absolutely insane busy but that's a good thing", said a tired Mayfield, who received an emailed version of Denver's Senior Bowl playbook before his arrival.

by | January 26, 2018 | 16:03

The government had also sought an explanation from the school management. "Last time, it was a government-aided school; this time, it's a private RSS school". In his brief republic day message, Mr. Bhagwat chose not to mention the State government circular. The RSS defended Bhagwat's decision to hoist the flag and said it was incorrect to say that he was defying or disrespecting the government orders.

by | January 26, 2018 | 16:00

Winds ease by Tuesday , and temperatures are quite chilly. Expect today's temperature to push into the upper 40s under mostly sunny skies, according to the National Weather Service. One thing that's interesting to note as of late is that computer models are suggesting an area of low pressure will form east of the Carolinas along the cold front, and this low will track northeastward along the front, but off the coast, during the day Monday .

by | January 26, 2018 | 15:48

During the 2016 U.S. presidential election, Russian hackers compromised the Democratic Party's IT infrastructure and were able to get hold of damning emails, and it's believed that they influenced the election results. Mueller's team has spent the past eight months interviewing members of Trump's campaign and White House staff, and has issued four indictments, with two guilty pleas.

by | January 26, 2018 | 15:41

North Korea made a rare call to all Koreans , both at home and overseas, to push for #Unification with South Korea . "Treasury continues to systematically target individuals and entities financing the Kim (Jong-un) regime (in North Korea ) and its weapons programs, including officials complicit in North Korean sanctions evasion schemes", U.S.

by | January 26, 2018 | 15:14

After Attorney General Jeff Sessions told reporters this week that he and his department would do anything in their power to locate the missing text messages sent between Peter Strzok and his mistress Lisa Page, The Department of Justice (DOJ) has found them.

by | January 26, 2018 | 15:04

Trump told reporters at the White House that he is "looking forward" to the interview and "would love to do it" as soon as possible. And a drip, drip, drip of information is adding to the cloud that has hung over the White House since questions emerged about who knew what about Russian efforts to sway the election.

by | January 26, 2018 | 14:52

However, Kashmir Additional Director General of Police Munir Khan said that the police would reach to a conclusion only after interrogating the lady and verifying all the facts. Shaikh had been earlier interrogated by the Pune Anti-Terrorism Squad in 2015, when it came to notice that she had been radicalised after coming in contact with the ISIS supporters overseas.

by | January 26, 2018 | 14:42

Late this afternoon, CityNews reported on Twitter that another woman came to them with allegations that Hehr would made repeated suggestive comments to her and could be "grabby". Hehr confirmed that he will stay on as MP for Calgary-Centre and continue to carry out his duties to his constituents. She said she bent down to shake Hehr's hand.

by | January 26, 2018 | 14:43

Many people feel that Australia Day is disrespectful to the country's indigenous people, as it also marks the start of Britain's oppression of those who had been living on the continent for at least 65,000 years previous to the arrival of the British First Fleet.

by | January 26, 2018 | 14:39

Yvonne has been ailing for a while but her condition worsened in the last six months which prevented her from acting on her appointment to serve in Kenya's Embassy in Tanzania. Ms Mohamed also praised Mrs Wamalwa as a skilled negotiator, a skill she said was evident during the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and The Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) conferences held in Nairobi.

by | January 26, 2018 | 14:24

In exchange, the Republican president said he wanted to offer the Dreamers protection from deportation and an "incentive" of citizenship, perhaps in 10 to 12 years. "With this strong statement by President Trump , I have never felt better about our chances of finding a solution on immigration", Graham said in a statement.

by | January 26, 2018 | 14:10

While Patton, who would soon delete the tweet sent from her personal account, ultimately apologized, the damage was already done. April Ryan fires back at Lynne Patton , tweeting, "What do you do?" Patton sent out a tweet implying that while Ryan didn't deserve death threats, her defenders should also be concerned about biased reporting that denigrates the Trump administration.