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by | March 13, 2018 | 04:15

Sen. Dix made headlines earlier this year after the state settled a lawsuit with former Iowa Senate GOP staffer Kirsten Anderson, who claimed she was sacked after complaining about sexual harassment in Senate Republican offices. "Dix, "...made the right decision for himself and for his district, but most importantly, I believe he made the decision in the best interest of his family".

by | March 13, 2018 | 04:07

The president announced last week that the United States would impose heavy tariffs on imported steel and aluminum, with some countries potentially exempted. an erratic and chaotic trade partner, Australia will be seen by China, South Korea, India and ASEAN as safe, reliable and on side in the Asia-Pacific.

by | March 13, 2018 | 04:03

Independent Rajya Sabha member Rajeev Chandrasekhar will be the BJP candidate from Karnataka . "We will make it sure that no house is deprived of the government aid for this facility" Pradhan said. The maximum number of candidates (7) have been nominated from Uttar Pradesh, where the party has a firm majority and vacancy of 10 seats. The party and its allies have 324 seats (BJP's Noorpur MLA died recently in a road accident) in the 403-member Assembly.

by | March 13, 2018 | 03:52

Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos ordered the resumption of peace talks with ELN rebels Monday, March 12, aiming to conclude an historic deal before leaving office in August, despite election gains for hardliners who reject his policies.

by | March 13, 2018 | 03:41

The International Monetary Fund would like the process overseen by a public council of international experts. The law was passed on its first reading in March. The UK Embassy in Ukraine informed this on its Twitter page. The IMF has a number of other concerns with the bill in its current form. Yet Poroshenko told the Financial Times that judges to the court must be appointed by Ukrainians and not foreign experts.

by | March 13, 2018 | 02:55

The DGCA has ordered these airlines not to refit these engines which are spare with them in their inventory. The Airbus A320 Neo plane had 186 passengers on board. Earlier this year, the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) had called for the global grounding of Airbus 320 neo aircraft due to a few occurrences of aborted take-offs and in-flight shutdowns on aircraft fitted with the PW 1100 from Serial Number 450 and beyond.

by | March 13, 2018 | 02:48

Trump heads to San Diego Tuesday to inspect prototypes for a wall on the Southern border. "For California, Donald Trump is a bottomless cup of vile", Pitney said. When George W. Bush first set foot in California as President, he reminded the country why the largest state in the union matters, stating: "For decades, California has been the place where the future happens first".

by | March 13, 2018 | 02:35

Edward Ujege, expressed hopes that the president's visit would ensure peace and security going forward. Apart from Taraba and Benue, he is also expected to visit Yobe, Zamfara and Rivers states where cases of terror attacks and clashes have been recorded.

by | March 13, 2018 | 02:24

As a team, South Dakota State is scoring the 6th-most points per game in the country at 84.9 per game on 47% shooting from the field, 40.3% from behind the 3-point line and 76% from the foul line this season. The Buckeyes have won seven in a row, and 11 of their last 12 heading into Saturday's game, which will be the first-ever meeting between the schools.

by | March 13, 2018 | 02:12

The Saudi government had targeted a market listing by the second half of 2018, but preparedness for the offering and also willingness for a simultaneous or sequential flotation on a foreign exchange had been questioned, the FT reported, citing sources.

by | March 13, 2018 | 02:09

Haye told media he was not aware of Saskatoon police ever previously asking members of the public to turn in drugs without risk of punishment. "A lot the time with drugs that are on the street, it's usually a mixture of pretty much anything", he said.

by | March 13, 2018 | 02:08

Gas prices have increased 5.5 cents from last month's average and have increased 27.4 cents from last year's average. Average retail gasoline prices in Chattanooga declined last week by another 2.5 cents per gallon, dropping to an average $2.21 per gallon on Sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 170 gas outlets in Chattanooga.

by | March 13, 2018 | 01:08

The story was picked up by The New York Times over the weekend and, on Monday morning, the BBC ran an extended segment on their leading current affairs programme the Victoria Derbyshire show. "We are working with the communities we serve to reassure residents that, as always, everything possible is being done to ensure their safety and to catch the person or persons responsible for this ".

by | March 13, 2018 | 01:08

In a follow-up to President Vladimir Putin's unveiling of several new nuclear super weapons last week, he Russian Defense Ministry unveiled a video clip showing a jet launching the " Kinzhal ". The military said it's capable of hitting both land targets and navy ships. "I saw no change to the Russian military capability, and each of these systems he [Putin] is talking about that are still years away , I did not see them changing the military balance", Mattis told reporters in Oman.

by | March 13, 2018 | 01:01

The Israeli media suggested that early elections may be held in June and that the ongoing corruption investigation could spoil Netanyahu's chances of winning those elections. He added that "it could be that there's someone who for personal reasons wants to generate a crisis and lead the state to elections". The ultra-Orthodox parties are refusing to approve the 2019 budget unless the conscription bill passes.

by | March 13, 2018 | 00:31

Rep. K. Michael Conaway (R-Texas), who oversees the House Intelligence Committee's Russian Federation investigation, speaks to the media in February. Democrats will say that the committee has not interviewed all relevant witnesses and that more subpoenas should be issued to find out whether collusion occurred.

by | March 13, 2018 | 00:28

But "it introduces a lot of uncertainty", says Wendy Cutler, a former US trade official now at the Asia Society Policy Institute. Trump has not made a firm decision, those briefed on the process said . Democrats, though, said Trump's tariffs create additional uncertainty. More importantly, Trump could ask for quotas and tariffs on a wider range of Chinese products, including furniture, auto parts and electronics, if the United States government concludes that China has engaged in ...

by | March 12, 2018 | 22:40

Saccone, has received almost $10.3 million support from super PACs and outside groups, including $3.3 million from the House-aligned super-PAC called the Congressional Leadership Fund and $3.5 million from the official election arm of the House Republican conference.

by | March 12, 2018 | 21:59

While many displayed placards against to Governor's speech, one angry MLA Komatireddy Venkatreddy has thrown his headphones at the podium towards Governor. Reddy said the government was trying to make him a scapegoat, and threatened that to take the fight to the people, if suspended. The governor, in his address, said Telangana, the youngest state of the Indian Union, had become a role model for the entire country.

by | March 12, 2018 | 21:27

The advances also cut off key towns of Douma and Harasta from the rest of the enclave, further squeezing the residents inside them. The Observatory said on Monday that about 511,000 people had been killed since the Syrian war began. "The Security Council failed to act and the United States successfully struck the air base from which Assad had launched this chemical attack", Haley said.