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OH unemployment rate drops in November OH unemployment rate drops in November
- December 24, 2017

That was unchanged from October and down from 4.6 percent a year ago. The state's unemployment rate held steady at 3.9 percent, below the national rate of 4.1 percent. The not seasonally adjusted statewide unemployment rate estimate of 3.0 percent for November was down from 3.4 percent one year ago. The gains were entirely in the private sector; government jobs continued to decline. (more...)
Rahul condoles deaths in Sawai Madhopur accident Rahul condoles deaths in Sawai Madhopur accident
- December 24, 2017

While, the Gandhi scion asked Congress workers in the state to help the affected people. He had earlier said that five injured were rushed to hospitals and 10 bodies were handed over to their family members after post-mortem. The state government has announced a compensation for the family of the deceased and injured, and an investigation has been launched into the matter. (more...)
White House denies report that president said Haitian immigrants 'all have AIDS' White House denies report that president said Haitian immigrants 'all have AIDS'
- December 24, 2017

The document reportedly showed how many immigrants had been issued visas to the U.S.in the first half of 2017. He then called Afghanistan, the source of another 2,500 people, a "terrorist haven". Once they had seen what the USA had to offer, those immigrants would never "go back to their huts" in Africa, Trump reportedly said. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders denied the reports Saturday morning, though she didn't deny how the Times described the the overall objective ... (more...)
Air Tests Positive for Alcohol at Frat House Air Tests Positive for Alcohol at Frat House
- December 23, 2017

It was advertised on Facebook as "Tequila Tuesday Hoy a las 22:00". Officers were called to the home by neighbors who were bothered by the loud music coming from the party. Sigma Alpha Epsilon has been cited with three violations this school year and has four active sanctions. They could face fines up to $315,000 (£235,000) each, though WJLA reported that a sentence that high would be unlikely. (more...)
Arsenal 3-3 Liverpool: Reds self implode before rescuing the point Arsenal 3-3 Liverpool: Reds self implode before rescuing the point
- December 23, 2017

Their next game will be against Arsenal on Friday, December 22. But it was Liverpool's Brazilian Coutinho who opened the scoring. First, Alexis Sanchez reduced the deficit in the 53rd minute with a close-ranger header and then, Granit Xhaka beat Mignolet from distance three minutes later despite his shot coming fairly close to the Belgian shot-stopper. (more...)
U.S. blacklists Chechen leader Kadyrov, 4 others over human rights abuses, corruption
- December 23, 2017

The Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) believe Kadyrov is 'responsible for extrajudicial killing, torture, or other gross violations of internationally recognized human rights'. The U.S. action came under its 2012 law named after Magnitsky, who after exposing the Hermitage fraud was subjected to physical and mental abuse while detained by Russian officials.He died in a pre-trial detention center in Moscow in 2009, with his treatment in captivity drawing worldwide condemnation. (more...)
Elderly couple stopped in Nebraska with 60 pounds of marijuana Elderly couple stopped in Nebraska with 60 pounds of marijuana
- December 23, 2017

He faces felony charges for possession of marijuana with the intent to deliver and having no drug tax stamp. The couple explained during the stop they were traveling from their hometown of Clearlake Oaks, California, and were planning to end up in Vermont. (more...)
Al Franken will resign from the Senate on January 2 Al Franken will resign from the Senate on January 2
- December 21, 2017

Earlier this month, the Minnesota Democrat announced he would step down amid sexual misconduct accusations , but had not set a specific time to leave the Senate . He did not apologize to his accusers and said it was ironic he would leave his seat when President Donald Trump-who has been accused of misconduct by numerous women-remained in the White House. (more...)
Virginia governor cites power of a single vote Virginia governor cites power of a single vote
- December 21, 2017

After an election recount that appears to give them a tying vote in their chamber, Virginia House Democrats plan to meet Wednesday to select a would-be speaker. The Dec. 19 recount, which left Simonds with 11,608 votes compared to incumbent Del. Under state law, the State Board of Elections now has to break the tie in House District 94 through "determination by lot ". (more...)
Sterling hits two-week low as traders focus on Brexit talks Sterling hits two-week low as traders focus on Brexit talks
- December 21, 2017

Legislation meant to smooth Britain's exit from the European Union moves a step closer to becoming law on Wednesday, as ministers begin working out what they want from Brexit . But May faces difficulties merely getting Brexit through parliament, after suffering a humiliating defeat last week by pro-European members of her own Conservative party, who voted to ensure parliament has the final say on any divorce deal with Brussels. (more...)
Donald Trump canceled Neil Gorsuch Supreme Court nomination Donald Trump canceled Neil Gorsuch Supreme Court nomination
- December 20, 2017

President Trump had reportedly been unhappy that Gorsuch hadn't been appreciative enough of the nomination, and was anxious after Gorsuch appeared to be critical of some of Trump's statements regarding federal courts. "And you were so kind to recognize Mrs. Scalia, remember the justice [Scalia], and mention me". White House head of legislative affairs Marc Short admitted that the delay caused the president's frustration. (more...)
McCain has returned home to Arizona after treatment, office says McCain has returned home to Arizona after treatment, office says
- December 20, 2017

No Democrats or independents support the legislation, although it is expected to comfortably pass the House of Representatives. Bob Corker of Tennessee announced they would vote yes for the Republican's tax plan when it came to the floor of the Senate. (more...)
CDC Given a List of CDC Given a List of "Forbidden Terms" by the Trump Administration
- December 20, 2017

But even if the guidelines are meant to improve the budget's chances of approval by a Republican-controlled Congress, they are still alarming. And it's not just the CDC; the analyst told the Post that other parts of the Department of Health and Human Services have likely been given the same guidelines. (more...)
USA presses Pakistan for 'decisive action against militants on its soil'
- December 19, 2017

Retired general Nasser Khan Janjua, addressing a seminar in the capital Islamabad , said: "The U.S.is giving priority to India on Islamabad and both are trying to sabotage the multi-billion China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC)". The CPEC links China's restive Xinjiang region with Pakistan's Balochistan province. In a reference to the alleged presence of militant hideouts inside Fata, the Trump administration says: "We will insist that Pakistan take decisive action against militant and ... (more...)
Kaspersky Lab files lawsuit against Trump administration Kaspersky Lab files lawsuit against Trump administration
- December 19, 2017

In a statement , the company complained that the move by DHS was unconstitutional and denied it due process. Kaspersky Labs has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. According to Kaspersky, there has been no massive outflow of customers after the entry into force of these restrictions despite the damage caused to the company's reputation in the US. (more...)
Rob Lowe shows his gratitude to Southern California firefighters during wildfires Rob Lowe shows his gratitude to Southern California firefighters during wildfires
- December 19, 2017

The burned zone encompasses an area about a third of the size of the state of Rhode Island. One firefighter lost his life, succumbing to smoke inhalation and burns last Thursday near the town of Fillmore in Ventura County. "We had such intense winds and it was blowing the fire down all around here". In the Santa Barbara front country fire behavior has moderated considerably, according to officials. (more...)
'SNL': Alec Baldwin's Donald Trump Declares 'The War on Christmas Is Over' 'SNL': Alec Baldwin's Donald Trump Declares 'The War on Christmas Is Over'
- December 18, 2017

When Trump asks Conway what she wants for Christmas, she simply replies: "I want out". Following Conway, Aidy Bryant's Sarah Huckabee Sanders hung two ornaments on the tree, one that had Sean Spicer's face on it and the other that had Anthony Scaramucci's likeness. (more...)
Putin praises Trump's 'serious' economic feats, blasts Russian Federation probe as a 'delirium' Putin praises Trump's 'serious' economic feats, blasts Russian Federation probe as a 'delirium'
- December 18, 2017

No, they have another military exercise, and North Korea responded by launching another missile. President Donald Trump spoke by phone with President Vladimir Putin of Russian Federation on Thursday, talking about how they can work together to resolve the situation involving North Korea's nuclear program, the White House said. (more...)
Two Dogs Killed Their Virginia Mistress, Cops Say Two Dogs Killed Their Virginia Mistress, Cops Say
- December 18, 2017

Bethany Lynn Stephens , who was out walking her pit bulls , was found dead in a wooded area near her Goochland, Virginia home on Thursday (14 December) after she was reported missing for "over a day". The animals, which were later tranquilised, are being held at Goochland County animal control and authorities want to put the canines down. There, authorities say, he found her two dogs, guarding what he first thought was an animal carcass. (more...)
Utah Jazz Center Rudy Gobert Diagnosed with PCL Injury Utah Jazz Center Rudy Gobert Diagnosed with PCL Injury
- December 18, 2017

Gobert was originally thought to have a Grade 1 MCL sprain, but an MRI revealed the PCL sprain and bone bruise. Expect more minutes from Ekpe Udoh with Gobert out and an even larger role out of Derrick Favors . However, they will now space the floor more offensively. The Utah Jazz just can't stay healthy. However, the Jazz are +2000 and considering all the teams in the Northwest, it is not impossible that Utah tops the division, so selecting them with great odds in mind is not a ... (more...)