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U.S. CT congressmen express concern over Russian ship
Author: 0 CT congressmen express concern over Russian ship

The Leonov last sailed near the United States in April 2015. The vessel, known as Viktor Leonov is technically in global waters, as America's maritime boundary extends only 12 miles from the coast. "This latest activity is reportedly consistent with, but further north than, the ship's past activity", he said. Courtney pointed to the record of Russia's president.

U.S. Cops: Missing teen may be linked to girl found slain
Author: 0 Cops: Missing teen may be linked to girl found slain

Reyes Rivas , of Gaithersburg, was found dead Saturday in a Springfield, Virginia, industrial park. Police said that as the investigation developed, they have determined Rivas was held against her will, taken to Lake Accotink Park and assaulted before she was killed and left nearby in the 7100 block of Wimsatt Road.

U.S. What Did President Trump Know and When Did He Know It?
Author: 0 What Did President Trump Know and When Did He Know It?

In an earlier article , the New York Times cited unnamed current and former USA officials as saying that members of Trump's election campaign had had contacts with senior Russian intelligence officers. While Democrats want an independent investigation, the Republicans could settle for a legislative probe. The Times reported that there is no evidence that there was any cooperation between the Trump campaign and the Russians over influencing the election.

Author: 0 9th Circuit Judge Wants Another Vote over Trump Travel Ban Decision

The Court said that it recognizes that the Government has a power in this area but the Court has a right to review any contravening constitutional principles and rights. In December 2015 candidate Trump had called for a "total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country's representatives can figure out what is going on".

U.S. Donald Trump Bests Elizabeth Warren in 2020 Presidential Matchup
Author: 0 Donald Trump Bests Elizabeth Warren in 2020 Presidential Matchup

Sen. Elizabeth Warren of MA, loses to Trump-42% for Trump, 36% for Warren-in a hypothetical 2020 matchup. Forty-two percent of registered voters surveyed said they would back the current Republican president, while 36 percent would get behind Warren, with another 22 percent undecided, as the next presidential election is three years and nine months away.

U.S. DHS Secretary Kelly on recent ICE enforcement actions
Author: 0 DHS Secretary Kelly on recent ICE enforcement actions

The operations are conducted professionally and respectfully, according to ICE. A spokeswoman for the Department of Homeland Security, which oversees Immigration and Customs Enforcement, apparently said that the activities conducted were just part of "routine" immigration enforcement actions and not raids.

Author: 0 Mexico authorities dismantle drug catapult near Arizona border town

Agents patrolling the Douglas area last week said they sensed suspicious activity when a group of men started to run away as they were approaching. Agents contacted law enforcement authorities in Mexico who responded to investigate. And, one group of Mexican drug smugglers used BOTH methods to launch drugs into the US - until the Mexica police caught up with them in September of past year.

U.S. Millenials are the worst drivers, AAA says
Author: 0 Millenials are the worst drivers, AAA says

Risky driving behavior - including texting, running red lights and speeding - account for Millennials winning the dubious honor of being the worst drivers in the US, a new safety study says. However, a large (but still mostly disproportionate) group of them reported engaging in said behavior. The percentage of millennials citing it was acceptable to drive 10 miles per hour over the speed limit in a school zone was nearly 12 percent.

U.S. Feds Detain 1st DREAMer in Immigration Raids
Author: 0 Feds Detain 1st DREAMer in Immigration Raids

Immigration agents have detained and threatened to deport a 23-year-old immigrant in Seattle who came to the US illegally as a child and had received protection under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, a new lawsuit says.

U.S. Retailers Say Puzder Would Put Businesses and Workers Ahead of 'Partisan Politics'
Author: 0 Retailers Say Puzder Would Put Businesses and Workers Ahead of 'Partisan Politics'

The Communications workers of America were celebrating Wednesday following the withdrawl of the nomination of fast-food exec Andrew Puzder from consideration for Labor Secretary. Puzder has a history of opposing minimum wage increases and overtime pay-not to mention the unapologetic objectification of women in ads for his restaurants.

Author: 0 IN girls reported missing; unidentified bodies found Tuesday

They were reported missing hours later after they did not appear at a predetermined meeting place. Almost 24 hours have passed since two Carroll County teenagers were last seen at 1 p.m. They were informed this event does not meet the criteria set by state guidelines to have an alert issued. Carroll County Sheriff Tobe Leazenby says the girls were last seen Monday afternoon.

U.S. What directions Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN) insiders are heading
Author: 0 What directions Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN) insiders are heading

Seattle Genetics is leading the field in developing antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs), a technology created to harness the targeting ability of antibodies to deliver cell-killing agents directly to cancer cells. & worldwide copyright and trademark laws. The correct version of this story can be accessed at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/02/14/seattle-genetics-inc-sgen-shares-bought-by-oxford-asset-management.html.

U.S. New York City mayor says 'affordability crisis' threatens city
Author: 0 New York City mayor says 'affordability crisis' threatens city

Officials believe the program will help many New Yorkers keep their homes. The effects showed - last year, evictions in New York City dropped 18 percent from 2015, and fell to their lowest level in a decade. Naomi Garcia, 21, lives in the Rutgers Houses on the Lower East Side. "I announced just days ago something that will really right the wrongs of the past", de Blasio said .

Author: 0 David Shulkin Confirmed as Secretary of Veterans Affairs in Unanimous Vote

Trump spent much of the campaign slamming and insulting the VA's leadership, so his selection of a member of that same leadership to take over the department came as a surprise. Shulkin (sic) because I am confident he shares my commitment to make sure the VA is providing our nation's veterans and their families the high quality care they have earned." Shulkin spent his tenure working to reduce wait times and improve care access for patients.

Author: 0 Activists protest Donald Trump's Labor Secretary Nominee in Orlando

The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee received Puzder's paperwork last week. "Trump wants to put Puzder in charge of enforcing these very laws that he broke as CEO", a statement by Fight For $15 reads . The letter contains 83 questions, including conflicts of interests with his companies and conflicts of interests with the companies owned by President Trump falling under Department of Labor regulation.

U.S. Keith Kellogg: who is Trump's acting national security adviser?
Author: 0 Keith Kellogg: who is Trump's acting national security adviser?

He is now serving as the interim national security advisor to Trump, served as one of Flynn's deputies in the White House, and is now 72 years old. Kellogg was named acting national security adviser on Monday after President Trump accepted Flynn's resignation letter.

Author: 0 Cars mysteriously catch fire inside Disney garage

The blaze broke out in a auto park - which holds 10,000 vehicles - in the California park, on Monday (Fenruary 13). Disneyland's Mickey & Friends parking structure was evacuated Monday and four workers were hospitalized after several vehicles caught fire, authorities said.

U.S. If GOP is serious about repeal, take this offer
Author: 0 If GOP is serious about repeal, take this offer

Cooper's extraordinary request to stop the people's elected representatives from conducting a fair, open and transparent hearing process to determine whether his proposed cabinet secretaries are qualified, without conflicts of interest, and willing to follow the law ", it states.

U.S. Another Federal Judge Rules Against Trump's Immigration Order
Author: 0 Another Federal Judge Rules Against Trump's Immigration Order

U.S. District Judge Leonie M. Brinkema found that Virginia is likely to prevail on the merits of its claim that the president's January 27 order violates the establishment clause in the First Amendment of the U.S. The injunction, in place until a trial is held on the order's constitutionality, bars the administration from enforcing the ban in the commonwealth.

U.S. Christie called to DC for Tuesday lunch with Trump
Author: 0 Christie called to DC for Tuesday lunch with Trump

The lunch was billed as a visit to discuss drug abuse prevention, a topic that has become a major initiative for Christie this year. Wisniewski characterized this week's meeting between the two as a distraction from Trump policies that he believes the more moderate Christie should oppose at the state level, citing the suspended ban on immigration from seven majority-muslim countries and Republicans' plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act.