by | July 03, 2017 | 01:58

Those Democrats are willing to support the Horizon legislation in exchange for Christie's assurance that he'll sign a budget that includes an extra $350 million for their party's priorities. Municipal parks are still open and New Jersey transit is still running, but all non-essential offices are closed. "The Legislature's inability to approve an FY18 State Budget by the June 30th deadline has forced the closure of state government".

by | July 03, 2017 | 01:54

It also says it believes the Chinese scholar, 26-year-old Yingying Zhang , is dead. She used her cellphone to show him where she was going, but after that things soured, according to the court documents . Investigators with the Federal Bureau of Investigation think the student, Yingying Zhang , 26, is probably dead, a news release from the attorney's office said.

by | July 03, 2017 | 01:53

One GOP senator has said Trump doesn't understand the bare bones of the bill, much less its details. "Mitch McConnell wants to amend Obamacare", Ken Cuccinelli, president of the Senate Conservatives Fund, said in a conference call. By comparison, repeal fully Obamacare would increase this number to 32 million, according to the Congressional budget Office (CBO). Politically speaking, the GOP now owns the health care issue.

by | July 02, 2017 | 02:08

A standoff continued on Saturday following a cross-firing between security forces and holed-up militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district, police said. She was rushed to Anantnag's district hospital where she succumbed, the police sources said. Security forces used force to chase the crowd who were trying to help the militants to escape the cordon.

by | July 02, 2017 | 01:59

Kohl's 'legacy in Europe is enormous, ' he said, adding he was speaking primarily as a friend of the German political giant who died aged 87 on June 16. 'I find the latest developments not worthy of my father, nor of Germany and Europe, ' said Walter, 53, who with his brother Peter are from Kohl's first marriage.

by | July 02, 2017 | 01:54

Severe thunderstorm watches are issued when weather conditions are favourable for the development of thunderstorms that could produce large hail, damaging winds and heavy rainfall. "If things fall together just right over 2.0" of rain will be possible in localized storms. Saturday: Early AM Fog. The chance of a few showers is still around 20%.

by | July 02, 2017 | 01:41

The severe weather threat will continue into Sunday , but is much less likely. A boundary will create the trigger point for storms tomorrow afternoon and evening near the HWY 60 corridor. Sunday will most likely be the best day of the week weather-wise with sunny skies and a high near 87. The high will be 91; winds will become south around 5 miles per hour.

by | July 01, 2017 | 01:00

However, DHS said the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, policy covering "Dreamers" was still in effect. Butch Otter is the only governor who's joined 10 state attorneys general - including Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden - in signing a letter urging the Trump Administration to phase out the DACA program, which has provided deportation relief and access to work permits to almost 788,000 "Dreamers", or undocumented immigrants who were brought into the country as young ...

by | July 01, 2017 | 01:02

Fines for consistently failing to respond begin at 5 million euros, about $5.7 million, but may go as high as 50 million euros. "This law as it stands now will not improve efforts to tackle this important societal problem", a spokesman tells Reuters.

by | July 01, 2017 | 00:59

Leader Durkin reported the following this week regarding term limits, "To clarify my position regarding House Republican priorities, it is my intention to designate House Republican members to address consolidation and term limits and I ask the same from the House Democrats".

by | July 01, 2017 | 01:00

This could be transferred into citizenship at a later date. People who have moved more recently to the United Kingdom will be asked to apply for temporary leave to remain until they have been living in the country for five years when they can apply for settled status.

by | July 01, 2017 | 00:55

Democratic secretaries of state in California and CT said they would release only publicly available information. The governor says President Donald Trump made false claims about voter fraud in Pennsylvania as a Republican candidate. Supreme Court gutted the Voting Rights Act in 2013. Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson, a Republican, said Friday the state would not release personal information, but would treat the letter as a public records request and provide only information ...

by | July 01, 2017 | 00:58

The Texas Supreme Court on Friday held that the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges doesn't resolve a fight over a Houston policy granting spousal benefits to city employees in same-sex marriages and that lower courts are entitled to fully explore Obergefell's reach.

by | June 30, 2017 | 00:55

He was pronounced dead at the scene of a single gunshot wound to the chest. The child was reportedly present when the incident happened at about 6.30pm on Monday. The video was initially supposed to be Perez shooting a book while Ruiz held it, and they believed that the book would stop the bullet, Perez told the police.

by | June 30, 2017 | 00:58

Now we can start to dig into the data that defines a nation. The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) pulse has also updated the estimated resident population in Australia, which has become a home to 24.4 million people by December 31, 2016.

by | June 30, 2017 | 00:53

The devil is in the detail, however, as Labour MP Creasy pointed out this morning. The Government plans to fund abortions in England for women from Northern Ireland, Philip Hammond has announced. The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) did not respond to immediate requests for reaction, but the prospect of the amendment passing could have raised questions over its deal with the Tories to prop up the minority Government.

by | June 30, 2017 | 00:54

On June 1, Trump announced that he was pulling out of the deal to protect the USA economy from an agreement that would cost American jobs. European Council President Donald Tusk said European states would speak as one voice on the issues of climate change and free trade at the G20 summit.

by | June 30, 2017 | 00:55

On Wednesday evening, it emerged that retired Court of Appeal judge Sir Martin Moore-Bick has been appointed to lead the public inquiry into the disaster. She added: "We have been given a clear instruction from the fire brigade that due to the quality of additional safety measures, the building is safe for residents to continue to reside in".

by | June 30, 2017 | 00:51

Acosta has every right to be furious as his job is minimized by these no-camera mandates, but he and CNN could also, as one prominent early piece advised, just send the interns to cover the press briefing instead. Spicer plans to move out of the press secretary role and focus on overall communications strategies, and he's reportedly speaking to potential candidates for the podium.

by | June 30, 2017 | 00:51

Trump's National Security Advisor HR McMaster, however, was non-committal as to whether Trump would bring up the matter of Russia's alleged involvement in last year's United States election. Trump raised Russian hackles this week when the White House said it appeared the Syrian military was preparing to conduct a chemical weapons attack and warned that Assad and his forces would "pay a heavy price" if it did so.