• Governor decries temporary block on abortion law
Governor decries temporary block on abortion law

The Republican governor of MS is criticizing a federal judge's decision to temporarily block a state law banning abortion after 15 weeks, the most restrictive abortion law in the United States. Bryant seemed to predict Tuesday's lawsuit, saying "We'll probably be sued here in about a half hour, and that'll be fine with me". "It'll be worth fighting...

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  • Trump lawyers seek $20m in damages from porn star Stormy
Trump lawyers seek $20m in damages from porn star Stormy

Trump's reason for asking that the case be moved probably concerns the Federal Arbitration Act, which makes arbitration the preferred forum for resolving many kinds of disputes. Stormy Daniels is expected to appear in an upcoming 60 Minutes episode, scheduled to air on Sunday, March 25. The new paperwork showed that Trump is being represente...

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  • Stormy Daniels sends 'goofy' Trump stern warning on Twitter, clarifies affair
Stormy Daniels sends 'goofy' Trump stern warning on Twitter, clarifies affair

That number is likely to grow on Sunday, when '60 Minutes is scheduled to air an interview with Clifford. Daniels says she and Trump had unprotected sex in 2006, a year after his marriage to now-first lady Melania TrumpMelania TrumpA new hurdle for female politicians in the digital age The Hill's 12:30 Report Week ahead in tech: AT&T, DOJ me...

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  • Judge rules defamation case against Donald Trump may proceed
Judge rules defamation case against Donald Trump may proceed

The ruling Tuesday was blunt in dismissing an argument made by Trump's attorneys that he can not be sued in state court while in office. Zervos accused Trump of groping her, then defaming her during the 2016 presidential election. Mariann Wang, one of Zervos' lawyers, said in a statement on Tuesday: "We are grateful for the opportunity to pro...

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  • Ex-Playboy Model Wants to Speak About Alleged Relationship With President Trump
Ex-Playboy Model Wants to Speak About Alleged Relationship With President Trump

She alleged that when Trump became the Republican presidential nominee a decade after her relationship with Trump ended, American Media worked "secretly" with Trump's personal "fixer" and, she claims, her own lawyer to buy her silence. Davidson was a close ally of Mr. Trump and was only pretending to advocate on her behalf. Cohen did not immediat...

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  • Trump Doubles Down on Death for Drug Offenses
Trump Doubles Down on Death for Drug Offenses

President Donald Trump promised to bring down prescription drug prices on Monday, saying USA citizens pay far more than people in other countries do for the same product and that his administration would announce new measures in about a month.

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  • How does Pennsylvania's special election apply to Virginia?
How does Pennsylvania's special election apply to Virginia?

Stivers' approach mirrors that of Roy Moore, the Trump-endorsed Republican candidate for U.S. Senate from Alabama who was defeated by Democrat Doug Jones in December. You can read that number two ways: Republicans can take comfort that the swing toward Democrats here wasn't as severe as it might seem. Steve Schale, a top Democratic strategist bas...

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  • Officials Wanted Parkland Shooting Suspect 'Forcibly Committed' In 2016
Officials Wanted Parkland Shooting Suspect 'Forcibly Committed' In 2016

Had that recommendation been acted upon, it would have been nearly impossible for Cruz to legally buy the rifle he used to kill 17 people at the school, according to officials. The sheriff's deputy referenced in the documents obtained by the AP is Scot Peterson , who resigned in February after it was reported that he remained outside of the sch...

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  • First lawsuit filed after Florida bridge collapse
First lawsuit filed after Florida bridge collapse

Alexa Duran , an 18-year-old FIU student and political science major who was looking forward to law school, was also killed in the tragedy. According to the Miami Herald , Marquise Rashaad Hepburn was "seriously injured" when the 950-ton pedestrian bridge collapsed Thursday.

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  • European Union agrees Brexit transition, United Kingdom renews Irish border vow
European Union agrees Brexit transition, United Kingdom renews Irish border vow

He spoke after meeting with the UK's Brexit secretary David Davis. Britain says an EU-UK free trade deal to be sealed by 2021 can do that. The 27 other European Union member states have remained closely aligned, though they have differing interests which diplomats say are starting to emerge in discussions about future trade.

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  • West seeks new Iran curbs to meet Trump ultimatum
West seeks new Iran curbs to meet Trump ultimatum

Pompeo has frequently expressed scorn for Iran , which he once characterized as "a thuggish police state" and a "despotic theocracy". "Unilaterally rolling back or killing the Iran deal, directly or indirectly, would tell the North Koreans in the most explicit way that the promises of the U.S.do not mean anything", Yun added.

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  • Africa's only female president resigns after Portugal fraud charges
Africa's only female president resigns after Portugal fraud charges

Gurib-Fakim's lawyer Yusuf Mohamed said in comments broadcast by Port Louis-based Radio Plus, "In the supreme interest of the country and that of the Mauritian population, she prefers to go". A statement released Friday by the president's office explained that she had inadvertently used the credit card given to her by the Planet Earth Institute bec...

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  • Egyptians in Bahrain vote in 2018 presidential election By
Egyptians in Bahrain vote in 2018 presidential election By

Since the start of the vote on Friday, several videos have been shared online from embassies worldwide showing Egyptian men and women celebrating while voting, playing patriotic songs and wearing clothes in the colours of the Egyptian flag: red, white and black.

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  • White House chief tells staff their jobs safe - as of now
White House chief tells staff their jobs safe - as of now

Rejecting the report , Sanders said, "Just spoke to the president and McMaster". While an unending stream of reports have hinted at more significant staff turnover for the past few weeks, President Trump's decision to fire State Secretary Rex Tillerson on Tuesday wasn't all that surprising.

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  • Celebrations of St. Patrick's Day around the country
Celebrations of St. Patrick's Day around the country

Patrick's Day Parade in New York, March 17 , 2012. MILLIONS around the world have been celebrating St Patrick's Day - and leading the celebrations in Ireland is Luke Skywalker himself. See one, and you have good luck. This year's parade will start from Parnell Square at noon and march down O'Connell Street before crossing the River Liffey ...

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  • Russian Federation to expel 23 British diplomats: foreign ministry
Russian Federation to expel 23 British diplomats: foreign ministry

Experts say Russian Federation is the only-known maker of Novichok. She said Britain is taking a tough line because of frustration at recent advances of Russian-backed Syrian government forces against Western-backed rebels. Separately, Russia's ambassador to Britain Alexander Yakovenko said on Friday that Moscow would exert maximum pressure on Lo...

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  • Facebook denies any data breach as claimed by some media reports
Facebook denies any data breach as claimed by some media reports

The Facebook blog post, written by deputy general counsel Paul Grewal, cited the " public prominence " of Cambridge Analytica , called the alleged data retention an "unacceptable violation of trust" and said the social network will take legal action if necessary to hold all parties "responsible and accountable for any unlawful behavior".

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  • MotoGP set for closest 'ever' year as season starts in Qatar
MotoGP set for closest 'ever' year as season starts in Qatar

Valentino Rossi says his Yamaha team made a step forward with the bike's troublesome electronics for the Qatar MotoGP race, in which he secured third place. Holding the lead into the final laps, Bagnaia was edging closer to his maiden victory in Moto2, just as Baldassarri began to hunt him down. "I think this season is the most balanced of Moto ...

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  • Missing 16-Year-Old Amy Yu Found, 45-Year-Old Man Arrested
Missing 16-Year-Old Amy Yu Found, 45-Year-Old Man Arrested

Both Esterly and Yu are flown back to Miami, where he was awaiting extradition to Pennsylvania. Once back in the United States, arrangements will be made to get Amy back to Allentown to be reunited with her mother, police say. Esterly is facing an interference with custody charge, a third-degree felony, police say. She said she cried from relie...

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  • Jordan Poole's got history with buzzer-beaters
Jordan Poole's got history with buzzer-beaters

It appears Poole hit a near identical buzzer-beater in high school. Poole finished with eight points. Below are instant reactions to fans witnessing the thrilling game victor. Based in Los Angeles. Houston had a chance to clinch victory with 3.9 seconds remaining, but Devin Davis missed two free throws that would have given the Cougars a four-p...

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  • St Patrick's Day celebrations around the world as Chicago river turns GREEN
St Patrick's Day celebrations around the world as Chicago river turns GREEN

Star Wars actor Mark Hamill and his wife Marilou York braved the cold temperates to celebrate the occasion at the St Patrick's Day parade on the streets of Dublin. This marked his fourth St. Patrick's Day parade with the town. The St. Patrick's Day parade takes place during one of the busiest weekends in Pittsburgh .

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  • North Korean minister's Sweden visit fuels possible Trump-Kim meeting speculation
North Korean minister's Sweden visit fuels possible Trump-Kim meeting speculation

The government said on Friday that South Korean President Moon Jae-in had promised to help Prime Minister Shinzo Abe resolve the issue of Japanese abducted by North Korea and agreed to keep maximum pressure on Pyongyang over its nuclear and missile programs.

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  • Russian Federation to retaliate 'soon' against United Kingdom with its own diplomat expulsions
Russian Federation to retaliate 'soon' against United Kingdom with its own diplomat expulsions

We, the leaders of France, Germany, the United States and the United Kingdom, abhor the attack that took place against Sergei and Yulia Skripal in Salisbury, UK, on 4 March 2018. The rapid endorsement by its European and North American allies of Britain's assessment and retaliatory actions in relation to the Salisbury nerve agent attack is to b...

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  • Russia Expels 23 UK Diplomats In Retaliatory Move
Russia Expels 23 UK Diplomats In Retaliatory Move

Russia's move came after Britain's decision on Wednesday to expel 23 Russian diplomats over the nerve toxin attack in the English city of Salisbury that left a former Russian spy and his daughter critically ill in hospital. They remain in critical condition. The British government believes a "Novichok" Russian nerve agent was used and on Monday...

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  • Family reunited with dog that United Airlines mistakenly sent to Japan
Family reunited with dog that United Airlines mistakenly sent to Japan

United Airlines is once again facing criticism for its treatment of animals - this time for sending a beloved family pet to the wrong country. United Airlines has said that a flight was diverted after it realised that a pet had been loaded onto it in error, the third animal-related mistake in a week, the media reported.

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