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Author: 0 Who can get around the travel ban?

The court is allowing the ban to go into effect for foreign nationals who lack any " bona fide relationship with any person or entity in the United States ". Earlier this month , Attorney General Paxton led a 16-state coalition on an amicus brief filed with the Supreme Court in support of the travel ban .

USA Philando Castile family reaches $3M settlement in death
Author: 0 Philando Castile family reaches $3M settlement in death

But the money will help Valerie Castile pursue the aims of her foundation , the Philando Castile Relief Foundation , according to a joint statement released by her attorneys and the city of St. The officer ordered Castile to produce his driver's license and then shot him as he reached for it. Yanez claimed he feared for his life. Yanez was let go from the police department.

USA Green leading vote-getter for All-Defensive team
Author: 0 Green leading vote-getter for All-Defensive team

Leonard averaged 1.78 steals and 0.74 blocks in his sixth season with the Spurs . He has never won a Defensive Player of the Year award, but is the favorite for 2016-17. Green's versatility has made him one of the NBA's top defenders, as he averaged 7.9 rebounds, 2.0 steals and 1.4 blocks per game while also ranking second in the National Basketball Association in individual defensive rating (99.1).

USA Trump Praises Supreme Court's Travel Ban Ruling
Author: 0 Trump Praises Supreme Court's Travel Ban Ruling

President Trump has said the travel ban is necessary because it needs more time to screen applicants from these countries. "This case is just one of many that will be heard by the Supreme Court regarding polices enacted by the Trump Administration ".

Author: 0 Sean Spicer May Get To Choose His Own Replacement If He Quits

Characterising it as the "high-confidence judgement of the entire intelligence community", Comey testified that there is no doubt that the Russians meddled "with "purpose", "sophistication" and technology". The White House has generally only used that excuse on days that the president has held a press conference or delivered a major speech. He said his department has done more briefings off-camera because there were "several" news outlets that were violating the press guidelines his ...

Author: 0 Supreme Court allows Trump's revised travel ban in part

It is unclear whether the move will result in the same chaotic scenes at airports in the U.S. and around the world as were seen when the order first came into effect earlier this year. Examples of a good-faith relationship could include relatives of US citizens and foreign exchange students. That order was blocked by a lower court until today's ruling.

USA Lindsey Park to host Fourth of July celebration
Author: 0 Lindsey Park to host Fourth of July celebration

That includes bottle rockets, Roman Candles and firecrackers. Costs may include assessed fines as well as the cost of suppressing fireworks-caused fires. Even so-called "safe and sane" fireworks can start wildfires and present a danger if set off improperly or in areas close to accelerants like fuel or dried brush.

USA California Democrats Violate Their Own 'Travel Ban' - for 'Important' Causes
Author: 0 California Democrats Violate Their Own 'Travel Ban' - for 'Important' Causes

California has extended its ban of state-sponsored and funded travel to states with laws it believes discriminates against LGBT+ people, adding four new states in addition to those it initially issued the restrictions upon. of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO). Albert Robinson (R-London) will permit students to express their religious and political views in public schools without fear of retaliatory law suits and could open the door for student-run organizations in public ...

USA Supreme Court last day notable for what was and wasn't said
Author: 0 Supreme Court last day notable for what was and wasn't said

Gorsuch is already delivering as the strong conservative President Donald Trump promised his voters when he ran for office a year ago. But Kennedy, now 80, is said to be considering stepping down from the Supreme Court , according to CNN , though he has not publicly signalled he will do so in the next year.

Author: 0 Colorado baker disputes anti-discrimination law

Anderson is the author of several books and his research has been cited by two U.S. Supreme Court justices in two separate cases . Either way, a ruling is certain to have massive legal and cultural implications, and it may prove to be a landmark ruling similar to that of Roe v.

Author: 0 Trump attacks Obama's handling of Russian meddling

It is unclear who Mr Trump is claiming Mr Obama colluded with or what he obstructed. The president appeared to refer to a Washington Post report on the Obama administration's response to intelligence that Russian Federation interfered in the United States election.

USA Tourists attacked, robbed in NOLA's French Quarter
Author: 0 Tourists attacked, robbed in NOLA's French Quarter

Police Superintendent Michael Harrison described him as the ring leader of the group in announcing the arrest. The graphic footage shows four men attacking two victims from behind as they walked down a sidewalk. "These people committed this crime out of the eyes of the police", Harrison said earlier in the day. Byrne remains hospitalized while Curran was treated and released, said Walden.

Author: 0 Victim says meningitis outbreak destroyed family

Prosecutors plan to ask US District Court Judge Richard G. Stearns to sentence Cadden, the former co-owner and head pharmacist, to 35 years in federal prison for focusing on profits and not the proper operation of the once-highly profitable speciality pharmacy that he owned 17.5 percent of.

Author: 0 World mayors urge G20 leaders to 'save the planet'

Conferences of Mayors meeting in Miami Beach", ABC reported . Landrieu will speak Monday and is set expected to launch the mayors' agenda for the future. "There may be a little bit of a disagreement about how actually to deal with it", said New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu (D), who is becoming the next president of the conference.

USA Waymo taps Avis Budget Group to manage self-driving minivans
Author: 0 Waymo taps Avis Budget Group to manage self-driving minivans

The agreement will see the rental vehicle company manage a fleet of minivans in Phoenix, where Waymo is now operating a ride-hailing service with volunteer members of the public. Zipcar was part of Avis' appeal, said Waymo CEO John Krafcik. Avis isn't fairing much better, as the company is down 26.87% this year. Boston Consulting Group reckons that by 2030 as many as 25 percent of miles driven in America could be spent in shared self-driving electric cars .

Author: 0 Party Boat Filled With Tourists Capsizes Near Medellin, Colombia

Six people have died, 16 are missing and about 133 people have been rescued, according to the Washington Post . It was a long holiday weekend in Colombia and the El Almirante ferry was filled with tourists. The Colombian air force said it was also conducting a helicopter rescue operation and specialized divers were searching for the missing. The reservoir is 68km from the city of Medellin and is one of Antioquia department's main tourist draws, where Colombian and foreign tourists ...

USA Man drove his vehicle into Mizzou Arena racking up $100000 in damages
Author: 0 Man drove his vehicle into Mizzou Arena racking up $100000 in damages

Although an estimate of the damage is still being put together, MUPD is expecting it to be around $100,000. From there, according to police, he damaged "several golf carts" present in the loading dock area, managed to both find the basketball court and drive his auto on it, and made his grand exit via the loading dock.

USA Vikings player Floyd expected to appear in Arizona court
Author: 0 Vikings player Floyd expected to appear in Arizona court

Spielman said they expect Floyd to be with the team by the start of training camp on July 26. He can finish his house arrest in Arizona , according to the judge's ruling, ESPN reported. So while it's possible to trigger a slightly elevated reading immediately after drinking kombucha, it would be very hard, if not impossible, to raise your blood alcohol level to.055.

USA Father of missing Chinese scholar: 'Give my daughter back'
Author: 0 Father of missing Chinese scholar: 'Give my daughter back'

Police have dubbed it a kidnapping case but have not dismissed other scenarios. Ronggao Zhang, who arrived in central IL from China Saturday, spoke to the newspaper through a translator. Still, Ronggao Zhang expressed concern over the pace of the investigation. Mr Holloway said updates are being regularly sent to the office of the FBI's acting director and U.S.

USA NJ college fires prof for insensitive remarks on Fox News
Author: 0 NJ college fires prof for insensitive remarks on Fox News

She said she was given no reason for the suspension, though a human resources representative explained to her verbally that it was in part because she identified her relationship to the college in the interview, Durden said. As she reflected on her interview with Carlson, Durden said "I wasn't there to play games, I was there to take a bite out of crime". While discussing an "all-black Memorial Day celebration" hosted by a Black Lives Matter group, Durden told Carlson, "you white people are ...

USA At least 9 dead in Boko Haram attacks in northeast Nigeria
Author: 0 At least 9 dead in Boko Haram attacks in northeast Nigeria

Attacks at two residential buildings in the Zannari community later killed eight others. "But the third suicide bomber amongst the suspects only killed herself, by detonating the IED strapped to her body without hitting any target", he said.

Author: 0 Teen hurt after dropping from ride at Six Flags

Girl falling from ride at 6 Flags Great Escape and they have NO means to rescue them. The video of the fall has gone viral and is placing focus on the safety of these rides found in amusement parks in our region and across the country. Her little brother was shaken but uninjured, she said. After the girl began dangling from the gondola, word was relayed to the operator to stop the ride.

USA North Korean Woman Attempting To Flee Kim Jong-un's Dictatorship Brutally Beaten
Author: 0 North Korean Woman Attempting To Flee Kim Jong-un's Dictatorship Brutally Beaten

This year's theme was "Leadership Dynamics: The Korean Peninsula in the Moon and Trump Era". In addition to developing its own missiles, South Korea is now protected from a North Korean missile strike by a U.S. Park was further infuriated by North Korea's nuclear tests in January and September 2016, and she began to publicly criticize Kim in her speeches. Disturbing footage has emerged of two North Korean citizens being brutally beaten by officials from Kim Jong-un's dictatorship.

USA Teen who fell from Six Flags ride remains hospitalized
Author: 0 Teen who fell from Six Flags ride remains hospitalized

While the teen was being treated at the hospital, investigators searched the ride to see why the girl fell through. When it became clear that wasn't an option, he began talking to the girl to try to calm her, and to clear branches out of her path should she fall.

Author: 0 Supreme Court takes on new clash of gay rights, religion

The justices - who upheld same-sex marriage nationwide in a landmark 2015 ruling - apparently decided that despite state laws barring discrimination based on sexual orientation, the merchants' obligation to same-sex couples was not necessarily baked in the cake.

Author: 0 US mayors mull plan for cities to use only renewable energy

New Orleans is ahead of many cities its size in overhauling aging water and sewer infrastructure, but that came with considerable federal aid after Hurricane Katrina. Most mayors responding to a conference survey said they want their cities to work with the private sector to respond to curb emissions. During the Conference, mayors passed 79 resolutions in support of Access to Affordable Healthcare; a Cities-Driven Plan to Reverse Climate Change; 100 Percent Renewable Energy in American ...

USA Arkansas inmate recaptured after 32 years on the run
Author: 0 Arkansas inmate recaptured after 32 years on the run

An inmate who escaped from Washington County in 1985 has been arrested in Springdale , according to a press release from Arkansas State Police. He was arrested on Sunday at a house in Springdale , northwest Arkansas , by local police and state troopers.

Author: 0 Court Upholds Overturned Conviction of Suspect in Netflix's 'Making a Murderer'

Avery was behind bars for 18 years before DNA tests cleared his name. He's pursuing his own appeal in state court . Netflix's hit documentary series Making a Murderer got viewers up in arms about the possible corruption within the Manitowac County police force, and the topic of whether or not Steven Avery was guilty became a national discussion.

USA Republicans Scramble to Shore Up Support for Healthcare Bill
Author: 0 Republicans Scramble to Shore Up Support for Healthcare Bill

US Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer, of NY, said Democrats would be working hard to defeat the bill, having already made clear they would co-operate with Republicans if they agreed to drop a repeal of the Affordable Care Act and instead work to improve it.

Author: 0 SpaceX's Falcon 9 delivers 10 Iridium NEXT satellites into space

Its first stage was recovered after landing on a drone ship in the Atlantic. The first-stage booster landed about 7 minutes later. The craft was sent into orbit to put up ten Iridium satellites to improve mobile phone coverage. However, Iridium CEO Matt Desch said in a statement that Iridium has six more launches scheduled over the following 12 months, The Verge reported.

USA Trudeau to march in Toronto Pride Parade for a second time
Author: 0 Trudeau to march in Toronto Pride Parade for a second time

Sophie Gregoire Trudeau waved a rainbow flag, one of the symbols of the LGBTQ community. Swirling around the colourful event was continued debate over whether Toronto police should have been allowed to take part in the parade. "We also thank those in the military, intelligence, and law enforcement communities in Canada and around the world who work, often at great personal risk, to keep us and our families safe".

Author: 0 2 on Thunderbirds jet in Ohio accident in good condition

Kenneth Cordova were conducting a familiarization flight for the Dayton Air Show, said Thunderbirds commander Lt. Col. Jason Heard. Video of the jet atop a flatbed trailer shows just how bad the damage to the aircraft is. An F-16 Thunderbird carrying a Littleton man was flipped over by a strong gust of wind Friday. Excepting a catastrophic plane vs. crowd incident in Reno, Nev., that killed 11 people in 2011, the newspaper reported, most years see between one and three deaths.

USA Gunman in Lawmaker Shooting Had Photographed Washington Landmarks, FBI Says
Author: 0 Gunman in Lawmaker Shooting Had Photographed Washington Landmarks, FBI Says

Slater also confirmed that Hodgkinson had a list of the names of six members of Congress on him at the time of the shooting, though he declined to identify them. Scalise was one of four people who were shot during the incident, while two others ‒ Representative Roger Williams (R-Texas) and Capitol Police Special Agent David Bailey ‒ were injured during the chaos.

Author: 0 Republican Senator Dean Heller opposes health care bill

Sen. Johnson has harshly criticized this aspect of the Affordable Care Act , saying it is wrong to force people to buy insurance, especially at rates and coverage levels they do not want. Like the House bill, the Senate would repeal a penalty associated with the individual mandate requiring most people to have health insurance or else pay a fine.

Author: 0 CWS FINALS: Things to know as LSU, Florida play for title

After losing five straight one-run games at previous CWS trips - past year to Texas Tech and eventual national champion Coastal Carolina and a pair in 2015 to champ Virginia - Florida coach Kevin O'Sullivan set about building a team that could thrive in tight spots.

Author: 0 Man catches girl who fell from New York amusement park ride

A video on Facebook shows a 14-year-old from DE dangling from a stopped auto on a Six Flags Sky Ride in Queensbury, New York , USA Today reports . The unidentified 14-year-old was at a Six Flags outside Albany on Saturday night when the sheriff's office said in a statement that the girl was riding the Sky Ride when the operator got word someone was in distress.

Author: 0 Milwaukee ex-cop who fatally shot Sylville Smith found not guilty

Attorneys for a former Milwaukee police officer acquitted in the fatal shooting of a black man say the officer always believed he was justified in using deadly force. Body-camera video showed Heaggan-Brown shot Smith once in the arm as he appeared to be throwing the gun over a fence. Were drugs not forced into black markets, drug dealers might rely on the legal system rather than firearms to enforce their claims .