Facebook said 470 "inauthentic" accounts and Pages that "likely operated out of Russia " spent approximately $100,000 between June 2015 and May 2017 on 3,000 Facebook ads. Leaders of the House Intelligence Committee announced on Wednesday that they too plan to hold an open hearing with tech company executives in October.
The Jones Act , a 97-year-old law that passed after World War I to protect the USA shipbuilding industry, requires that domestic shipping must be carried out by US -owned, USA -made ships staffed by American crews. "The limitation is going to be port capacity to offload and transfer cargo, not vessel availability", it said in a statement. The Trump administration has already been criticized for not acting as swiftly to help Puerto Rico, a USA commonwealth, as it did Florida and Texas ...
Hurricane Maria , at left, was losing organization on Tuesday while smaller Hurricane Lee , at right, was strengthening. Hurricane Maria is expected to soon create unsafe waves and strong rip currents along parts of the southeast US coast as the Category 3 storm moves away from the Bahamas and into open water.
The impact of the crash caused the Nissan to burst into flames, trapping the three occupants, who died at the scene. Verduzco was taken to a hospital with major injuries, including a broken nose, and the driver of the Scion, 31-year-old Berly Alvarado of Wilmington, was taken to a hospital after complaining of pain, CHP officials said.
Swells also continue to affect Puerto Rico, the northern coast of Hispaniola, the Turks and Caicos Islands, and the Bahamas. On Sept. 25, National Hurricane Center forecaster Daniel Brown noted "Deep convection is primarily confined to the eastern semicircle of the circulation and the radius of maximum winds has significantly increased".
Disappointing as this is, we must not forget that the primary force persecuting the Rohingya is the military and not the civilian government of Myanmar. They said members of the army raped Muslim women. Secondly, Aung San Suu Kyi should demand that the military allow the United Nations and other aid agencies access to Myanmar to deliver vital supplies, and allow the Rohingya to return safely to their homes.
Illegal immigrants with criminal charges or known gang-affiliations were targeted, the released said, noting that recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program were not. A federal appeals court recently ruled that the Department of Justice couldn't withhold federal grant money from so-called "sanctuary cities", though the DOJ has appealed.
Buchanan, Army chief for the military's U.S. Northern Command, was expected to arrive in Puerto Rico later on Thursday. The devastating aftermath of Hurricane Maria is affecting 3.4 million Americans in Puerto Rico. "It's chaos, total chaos", he said. "Puerto Ricans, that's 3.5 million American citizens, just like Texas just like Florida", said the younger Miranda whose parents moved to NY from Puerto Rico.
You like the thing you're told to like ". He's better for me. Obama was one of Clinton's most prominent surrogates on the campaign trail, and has been a forceful Trump critic - most famously after the leaked "Access Hollywood" tape that caught Trump on a hot mic boasting about grabbing women "by the p--y".
The threat America faces from white nationalist violence is at least equal to that posed by radical Islamist group ISIS , FBI Director Chris Wray told a Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee meeting on Wednesday. According to a May report, white supremacist groups were responsible for 49 homicides and 26 attacks between 2000 and 2016. "Cyber-terrorism is an emerging threat that has become all too real in Montana", said Daines.
Ahmet Uzumcu, director-general of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons , commended Russian Federation for achieving a "major milestone" with the destruction of its chemical arsenals. Authorities announced they had disposed of 90 percent of the stockpile-30,500 metric tons-in 2012, with two sites in Colorado and Kentucky remaining.
The legislation also removes triggering language from IL law that would have made abortion illegal in the state if the Supreme Court ever overturned Roe v. David McSweeney calling him a "failed governor who lied to the people of Illinois". But Illinois is the first state in decades to voluntarily lift its restriction on Medicaid coverage of abortion, according to National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum.
Last week saw an escalation in tensions between Washington and Pyongyang after Trump threatened to " totally destroy " North Korea in the event of an attack on the U.S or its allies. mainland inevitable all the more", according to The Associated Press. Ri also warned that Pyongyang would shoot down USA aircraft, even if they are not in North Korean air space.
The index measured national competitiveness, defined as the set of institutions, policies and factors that determine the level the country's productivity. India ranks higher than its neighbors, with Bhutan at No. 82 and Sri Lanka at the 85th spot, while Bangladesh and Pakistan are placed 99 and 115, respectively.
Supreme Court chief justice. U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts praised the efforts of law students from the University of Mississippi and Mississippi College, saying their moot court efforts were more successful than his when he was eliminated in the first round of his school's competition.
In a statement on Monday, Ri said: "Since the United States declared war on our country, we will have every right to make all self-defensive counter measures, including the right to shoot down the United States strategic bombers at any time even when they are not yet inside the aerospace border of our country".
Duke said some volunteer organizations might be frustrated with the lack of access, but she said any organization denied access is because they're offering services that are not among the immediate priorities. Bossert adds that most of the island's hospitals there are taking patients. "We are not in a waiting mode for anything". German U-boats no longer pose a threat to the US, and the act now mainly serves to bolster the American shipping industry, effectively giving it a monopoly on ...
After being pressed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation agents, victor eventually acknowledged that she printed out the document , though she claimed at that point that she kept it on her desk for several days before placing it in a burn bag.
Bush, and Bill Clinton , and Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop. Singer-songwriter Darius Rucker then sang the USA national anthem as the American team members stood about 50 yards away down the fairway, standing to attention with their hands across their hearts, not even a whiff of protest in the air.
The plan calls for doubling the standard deduction, now $6,300 for single filers and $12,600 for most married couples. Tenney voiced her concerns earlier Thursday: "As I've said from day one, eliminating the federal deduction for state and local taxes will unfairly burden the over 3 million hardworking taxpayers in NY who claim the deduction".