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U.S. Kim Guadagno Kicks Off Campaign for Governor
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In introducing Guadagno, La Playa owner Leo Cervantes called her his "angel" and "hero", noting that it was Guadagno who personally helped facilitate the recovery loan process after his Highlands-based restaurant, Chilangos, was devastated by Superstorm Sandy.

U.S. Family of Oscar Lopez Rivera celebrate his commutation in Humboldt Park
Author: 0 Family of Oscar Lopez Rivera celebrate his commutation in Humboldt Park

The group's goal was Puerto Rican independence and destabilizing what they called, "Yankee capitalist monopoly". He's always denied being involved in bombings by the FALN in the 70s and 80s. Former President Bill Clinton in 1999 offered all of the FALN defendants presidential clemency. Councilman Joe Borelli (D-SI) said, "Oscar Lopez is a terrorist who participated in the killing of New Yorkers, and someone who has refused to renounce violence ".

U.S. Greitens to focus on job growth during State of the State
Author: 0 Greitens to focus on job growth during State of the State

One way to do this, he said, would be implementing education savings accounts for children with special needs. Some Democrats joined Republicans in applauding that proposal. Greitens concluded by calling for Missouri lawmakers to "heed the voice of the people, and let's take Missouri in a new direction". For example, eight years in the Senate would mean eight years before the legislator could become a lobbyist.

U.S. Little Elm police officer reportedly shot in the line of duty
Author: 0 Little Elm police officer reportedly shot in the line of duty

A Little Elm police officer was reportedly shot in the line of duty Tuesday afternoon. "A little after 4 o'clock is when the suspect started shooting". A Dallas-area police officer is dead following a SWAT standoff, authorities say. The standoff caused quite the havoc for the Little Elm school district who had to hold kids from the neighborhood and neighbors had to be evacuated in the immediate area.

U.S. Maine Governor: 'John Lewis Ought To Look At History'
Author: 0 Maine Governor: 'John Lewis Ought To Look At History'

Martin Luther King, Jr and was beaten almost to death by racist police while marching for voting rights in Montgomery, Alabama on " Bloody Sunday " in March 1965, needed a history lesson. Lewis, a Democratic congressman, is among the most revered leaders of the civil rights movement and has devoted his life to promoting equal rights for African-Americans.

U.S. Recovery efforts to continue today in missing plane search
Author: 0 Recovery efforts to continue today in missing plane search

Burke Lakefront Airport Commissioner, Khalid Bahhur said the family was briefed during the entire recovery efforts. He said conditions in the water made it unlikely more remains would be found. Divers will do targeted dives in several locations based off data collected from Saturday's sonar scans. Crews have searched for a missing Cessna 525 Citation that vanished over Lake Erie after departing Burke Lakefront Airport Dec.

U.S. Snow, freezing rain and rain expected
Author: 0 Snow, freezing rain and rain expected

A National Weather Service ice storm warning for the Kansas City and St. Louis areas expired Sunday afternoon as temperatures exceeded freezing. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, the roads should be less busy than usual Monday because many public school districts and government offices in Iowa planned to be closed.

U.S. Orlando police: Accused police killer Markeith Lloyd captured
Author: 0 Orlando police: Accused police killer Markeith Lloyd captured

It was also announced that Crimeline has received over 1,400 tips from the community, and the reward has been raised to $125,000. "They're dedicated men and women, and I'm certain they were doing everything in their power to bring him to justice before Lt.

U.S. Trump Team: Ethics Official Too 'Political'
Author: 0 Trump Team: Ethics Official Too 'Political'

Reince Priebus blasted Office of Government Ethics Director Walter Shaub on "This Week" after he dubbed Trump's attempts to separate himself from his business interests this week " wholly inadequate ". Priebus also praised Rep. Jason Chaffetz for last week summoning Shaub to Capitol Hill to address his public criticism of Trump's actions. His committee, though, will proceed with a threatened probe - and possible subpoena - of Shaub.

U.S. Ryan Zinke Confirmation Hearing For Interior Secretary
Author: 0 Ryan Zinke Confirmation Hearing For Interior Secretary

Zinke said he recognizes that different federal lands deserve different treatment, such as wilderness areas that humans rarely touch and areas where "multiple-use" management, like recreation, energy development and other activities, are more appropriate.

U.S. Pit bull owner arrested after dogs kill child in Atlanta
Author: 0 Pit bull owner arrested after dogs kill child in Atlanta

Officers have arrested the owner of the dogs, Cameron Tucker. Officers described the boy who was killed as five or six years old. She said a little girl's face had been mauled. "Our deepest condolences go out to the family". He came out with a baseball bat in an attempt to stop the mauling. "They frequent the neighborhood a lot.they haven't been aggressive in the past", he said.

U.S. Women's March Reverses Itself on Granting Pro-Life Group Partnership
Author: 0 Women's March Reverses Itself on Granting Pro-Life Group Partnership

The march's leadership responded nearly as quickly, removing New Wave Feminists from its list of partners and issuing a statement that said the march's platform is pro-choice and that "the anti-choice organization in question is not a partner of the Women's March on Washington".

U.S. White House Suggests Trump Team Sent Putin 'Talking Points'
Author: 0 White House Suggests Trump Team Sent Putin 'Talking Points'

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest came to the briefing room for his 354th and final press briefing on Tuesday afternoon - and President Obama surprised him just as he began taking questions from reporters. "Is there a chance that they would, when the press assembles, be actually in the White House or be across the street?" If they don't take that opportunity, though, they'll be following the rules of a game that no longer exists.

U.S. Colo, oldest gorilla, dies at 60
Author: 0 Colo, oldest gorilla, dies at 60

To name Colo, the zoo held a national "Name the Baby Gorilla" contest. She had children there, and lived to be a great-great-gorilla-grandmother. She had surgery on December 3 to remove a malignant tumor, said a report from the local newspaper Columbus Dispatch.

U.S. Former consultant says Warren Mayor Jim Fouts uses N-word casually
Author: 0 Former consultant says Warren Mayor Jim Fouts uses N-word casually

This isn't the first time Fouts has been in trouble for his alleged remarks. According to CBS Detroit , a month before, other tapes emerged that showed the mayor "allegedly making derogatory remarks about mentally handicapped people". 'You call my people chimpanzees, you devil!' Rideout shouted. In Monday afternoon's 460-word social media response, he accuses Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel of "releasing more vile, vitriolic, phony tapes against me".

U.S. Airport shooter allegedly logged into 'Jihadi chat rooms'
Author: 0 Airport shooter allegedly logged into 'Jihadi chat rooms'

Federal prosecutors said Tuesday that Esteban Santiago had been practicing firing his gun in ranges across Alaska preparing for the January 6 bloodbath, and used the same semiautomatic handgun briefly confiscated by Anchorage cops in the airport shooting.

U.S. U. S. education secretary nominee reawakens split in Louisiana
Author: 0 U. S. education secretary nominee reawakens split in Louisiana

In a 2013 interview with Philanthropy Roundtable , DeVos said when it comes to education reform strategies, she is most focused on educational choice. I have known Betsy DeVos for more than twenty years and she is one of the most fundamentally kind and decent people I have ever met. "A high-quality public education is indispensable to the moral imperative of ensuring all children have an equal opportunity at achieving their God-given potential regardless of their zip code, money their ...

U.S. LePage: John Lewis should thank GOP for ending slavery
Author: 0 LePage: John Lewis should thank GOP for ending slavery

Trump continued to attack Lewis on Tuesday. "It was Rutherford B. Hayes and Ulysses S. Grant who fought against Jim Crow laws", he said. LePage says, "A simple thank you should suffice". He once suggested that Donald Trump "show some authoritarian power" (though later claimed he used the wrong word), casually asserted that an adversary was a "socialist cocksucker", in a wild voicemail, and alleged that drug dealers by the names D-Money, Smoothie , and Shifty come into ME for their ...

U.S. Trevor Noah Destroys Donald Trump With Pitch Perfect John Lewis Analogy
Author: 0 Trevor Noah Destroys Donald Trump With Pitch Perfect John Lewis Analogy

Trump accused Lewis, D-Ga., for being "all talk" after Lewis questioned the legitimacy of Trump's election. Rep. Jerry Nadler, a Democrat from NY, told CNN in an interview "the last straw" in his decision not to attend were Trump's "ad hominem personal attacks on an icon of the civil rights movement, someone who suffered beatings and nearly gave his life for his country, Rep.

U.S. RI State Police to make kidnapping cold case announcement
Author: 0 RI State Police to make kidnapping cold case announcement

The next day, Yates husband - Russel Yates - filed a missing persons report with the Warwick Police Department. Police said Kimberly and Kelly Yates were "interviewed", but their current identities will not be released. State police also said "based upon the initial investigation, it is believed that Mrs. Yates left home with the couple's children due to a domestic dispute".

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