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People Illinois Powerball sales suspended tonight
Author: 0 Illinois Powerball sales suspended tonight

Now that IL can no longer sell Powerball tickets, those who want them will have to cross state lines to get them. Avid Powerball player Dwayne Sharp is frustrated the lack of a budget has led to this. Senate Majority Leader John Cullerton said they were, "very close" to a budget plan that the Illinois House would like and that is aligned with the governor's plan, too.

People JC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) Shares on the Go mid-Session
Author: 0 JC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) Shares on the Go mid-Session

State of Wisconsin Investment Board's holdings in J.C. Penney Company, Inc. "Holding Company ( JCP ) Lifted to Hold at BidaskClub " was first reported by BBNS and is owned by of BBNS. Revenue for the quarter also did not kill consensus, coming in at $2.71B, compared to the consensus of 2.77B. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.22) earnings per share .

People Small plane crash-lands on California highway
Author: 0 Small plane crash-lands on California highway

The crash at about 9:35 a.m. forced the closure of all southbound lanes on the freeway, KTLA reported. Two people in the aircraft were being treated for major injuries, authorities said. Flame and smoke erupt from a twin-engine prop jet after it crashed on Interstate 405, just short of the runway at John Wayne Orange County Airport.

People Driver arrested after vehicle hits barriers outside French mosque
Author: 0 Driver arrested after vehicle hits barriers outside French mosque

Islamic State claimed responsibility for both attacks. And the Champs-Elysées is the famous shopping street where two police officers were shot, one fatally, by an ISIS jihadi. The vehicle struck barriers put in place to protect worshippers and pedestrians. However, police said no one was hurt as the man hit the barriers set up in-front of the mosque for protection.

People Illinois House Takes Step to Ending Budget Impasse
Author: 0 Illinois House Takes Step to Ending Budget Impasse

But House lawmakers offered up a glimmer of hope with a bipartisan 90-25 test vote to approve a $36.5 billion spending plan. Over nine days of the special session called by Gov. But the measure includes fee hikes opposed by Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner. A Democratic House leader filed a motion for a new vote. Senate Democrats approved a budget in May in the last days of the legislative session - without a single Republican vote - but Madigan did not bring it forward for consideration.

People Vanderbilt football players suspended indefinitely after Target shooting
Author: 0 Vanderbilt football players suspended indefinitely after Target shooting

On Wednesday, the team suspended the two players who suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the shooting along with a third player, whose phone they were attempting to recover. Coppet, a defensive back, redshirted in 2016 while Daley signed with Vanderbilt in its 2017 recruiting class. Daley, a defensive back, was a three-star recruit who enrolled in January and participated in spring practice.

People Idaho reviewing request for voter data from Trump commission
Author: 0 Idaho reviewing request for voter data from Trump commission

I wondered what he thought of the witch hunt in which he's been enlisted. But there's not much in the way of evidence of widespread voter fraud in USA elections. Former Gov. Pat McCrory conducted his own hunt for voter fraud after losing re-election last fall. Secretary Kobach was fined for misleading the courts in his own state of Kansas, where his attempts to disenfranchise Kansas voters have been overthrown by the courts.

People Simone Veil, French Feminist And Politician Who Survived The Holocaust, Dies
Author: 0 Simone Veil, French Feminist And Politician Who Survived The Holocaust, Dies

Veil - a model of composure who always wore her hair in a sleek bun and dressed in Chanel suits - was seen as something of a secular saint for her unwavering stance on moral issues. It was while in that post that she pushed for the so-called "Veil Law", which decriminalised abortion in France. Between 1979 and 1982 she was the President of the European Parliament, whose members had for the first time been elected by universal suffrage.

People Multiple people shot at New York City hospital
Author: 0 Multiple people shot at New York City hospital

Police are advising people to avoid the area. According to the Associated Press , at least one person has died. Police received multiple 911 calls about someone shot. A scene taken from the chopped shows a number of NYPD vehicles gridlock the streets around the hospital. At one stage, officers could be seen on the roof of the building, guns drawn.

People Top Illinois Senate Republican to Resign
Author: 0 Top Illinois Senate Republican to Resign

Two days before a Springfield special legislative session is scheduled to end - unless Gov. Bruce Rauner extends it - Illinois Senate Minority Leader Christine Radogno , a Republican, announced she will resign Saturday. Legislators are under pressure in a special session geared toward passing a full budget before the fiscal year ends on Friday. "I am fortunate to call her a confidant and friend".

People Led air strike kills 57 in IS-held prison
Author: 0 Led air strike kills 57 in IS-held prison

The coalition said the mission had been "meticulously planned" to reduce the risk of possible harm to non-combatants. A US military spokesman says there will be an investigation into reports of civilian casualties. The alliance, known as the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF ), broke into Raqa on June 6 after a months-long operation to surround it and have since seized about a quarter of the city.

People United Kingdom sets out post-Brexit rights for European Union citizens
Author: 0 United Kingdom sets out post-Brexit rights for European Union citizens

Those who arrived before the specified date but have not accrued five years' continuous residence will be able to apply for temporary status until they have accumulated five years. It is the first of three topics (the others being the Ireland's Border and the size of the financial settlement) that the United Kingdom and the European Union must make progress on this summer before the talks continue into other matters such as the future relationship between the United Kingdom and EU.

People These tweets show why Trump's renewed travel ban is stupid
Author: 0 These tweets show why Trump's renewed travel ban is stupid

According to The Associated Press , the USA will not revoke visas that have already been approved. The guidelines will also permit applicants from those six countries to prove an immediate " bona fide " connection to relatives living in the United States, such as "a parent, spouse, child, adult son or daughter, son-in-law, daughter-in-law or sibling" according to a report by the Associated Press .

People Why did PM not protest USA reference to 'Indian-administered Kashmir': Azad
Author: 0 Why did PM not protest USA reference to 'Indian-administered Kashmir': Azad

The leaders said Jammu and Kashmir is a disputed territory, which was occupied by India illegally in 1947. The Congress had criticised the government for not objecting to the United States reference to "Indian- administered Jammu and Kashmir" in designating Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin as a global terrorist .

People Istanbul Police Uses Force to Enforce Ban on LGBT Pride March
Author: 0 Istanbul Police Uses Force to Enforce Ban on LGBT Pride March

The determined marchers clashed with police as they attempted to gather in the city's Taksim Square. "We are here again to show that we will fight in a determined fashion for our pride". Still, even if cops are marching in Pride parades instead of raiding gay bars, there's still a long way to go before everyone in the LGBTQ community - particularly queer people of color, immigrants, and transgender folks - feel safe marching alongside, or guarded by, uniformed officers.

People I am BJP's item girl, says Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan
Author: 0 I am BJP's item girl, says Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan

The truth is that women are forced to act against Army rapists. In fact, there was very strong and united condemnation of the Major Gogoi incident by Leftist forces. Here are others who have passed controversial remarks about the force. Dikshit had to retract his statement and apologise after the Congress leadership, including Rahul Gandhi distances themselves from the remark saying the party doesn't support such comments.

People Senate Intelligence Committee to get access to Comey memos
Author: 0 Senate Intelligence Committee to get access to Comey memos

Comey told the committee June 8 that the memos detail nine conversations he shared with Trump. "By only referring to the President's statement, the White House's letter stops short of clarifying for the Committee whether the White House has any responsive recordings, memoranda, or other documents", Conaway and Schiff said Thursday in reference to a letter that the White House sent in response to the committee's initial request for the recordings.

People Fourth of July Celebrations in East Tennessee
Author: 0 Fourth of July Celebrations in East Tennessee

Fireworks will round out the evening. Bissell Park. A free concert starts at 7:30 p.m. and fireworks begin at 9:45 p.m. Fireworks begin that night at 9:30 pm at Constitution Park. Live musical entertainment and food vendors will be at the park until 10 pm when the fireworks show begins. Although the park will be open for daytime activities, individuals will not be able to stay at the park to view fireworks.

People Congress not to attend GST launch event: Here are possible reasons
Author: 0 Congress not to attend GST launch event: Here are possible reasons

Ramesh said, on 20 October 2011, he met then leader of opposition Sushma Swaraj to ask about the reasons for opposition to GST . Sources told PTI that a section of Congress feels that the GST is the party's brainchild and the party should attend the meeting, even though the BJP is seeking to take credit.

People Maersk Unable to Process Orders after Cyber Attack
Author: 0 Maersk Unable to Process Orders after Cyber Attack

DV Gautam, appraiser at Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), confirmed the cyber attack on one of the main servers of GTIS. Maersk Line is unable to serve new quotes or accept future bookings after being hit by the Petya global cyber attack.

People Trump's Plan For 'Energy Dominance' To Include More Offshore Drilling
Author: 0 Trump's Plan For 'Energy Dominance' To Include More Offshore Drilling

It's about more than keeping the lights on; it's about powering the heart of the American economy. "We have almost 100 years worth of natural gas and more than 250 years worth of clean, handsome coal". Pruitt, who called the EPA a poster child for "how you shouldn't do regulations", signed a proposal this week that would retract the 2015 Waters of United States rule, which he defined as an expansion of authority beyond what Congress had intended.

People NY official threatens suit over GOP health bill
Author: 0 NY official threatens suit over GOP health bill

President Donald Trump has called the House version "mean" and called on Senate Republicans to approve legislation with more "heart". President Donald Trump is making a final push to fulfill a key campaign promise, insisting that Republicans are not "that far off" and signaling that last-minute changes are coming to win votes.

People UN says world population will reach 9.8 billion in 2050
Author: 0 UN says world population will reach 9.8 billion in 2050

The concentration of global population growth is in the poorest countries, presenting a challenge as the world seeks to implement the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda, which is aimed to end poverty and preserve the planet, according to the report .

People Over 600 Soldiers to Protect Obama And Family in Indonesia
Author: 0 Over 600 Soldiers to Protect Obama And Family in Indonesia

The trip holds a special importance for the former president, who lived in Indonesia for several years as a child-he moved there in 1967 , at the age of six, as his mother spent years there doing anthropological research. On Tuesday, they visited a temple and had on yellow sarongs over their clothes. The Indonesian people like Barack Obama , the local press gave a lot of attention to the visit of an ex-president of the United States.

Author: 0 State courts pick up cases after religious freedom ruling

Roberts wrote, "The result of the State's policy is nothing so dramatic as the denial of political office but the exclusion of Trinity Lutheran from a public benefit for which it is otherwise qualified, exclusively because it is a church, is odious to our Constitution all the same, and can not stand".

People State fire marshal reiterates fireworks laws that Hoosiers need to know
Author: 0 State fire marshal reiterates fireworks laws that Hoosiers need to know

These explosions might seem a little dramatic but it's the reality of how risky fireworks can be. The Consumer Product Safety Commission's most recent report on fireworks casualties , posted on June 27, 2016, says CPSC received 11 reports of nonoccupational fireworks-related deaths during 2015 and that year saw the highest number of injuries, 11,900, treated in US hospital emergency departments since 1999.

People Donald Trump Unleashes Twitter Rant About Morning Joe Co-Host Mika Brzezinski
Author: 0 Donald Trump Unleashes Twitter Rant About Morning Joe Co-Host Mika Brzezinski

Though Brzezinski dismissed the possibility of being married at the White House, it is unclear whether the offer would stand today. "This has to stop - we all have a job - 3 branches of gov't and media", Collins tweeted . She also said that Trump would "love for us all to focus on the legislative agenda". She continued, "The president has been attacked mercilessly on personal accounts by people on that program".

People Corruption Charges Against Temer Move to Brazil's Lower House
Author: 0 Corruption Charges Against Temer Move to Brazil's Lower House

If two-thirds of the body decides that it does, then Temer will be suspended for up to 180 days while a trial is conducted. Prosecutors, who have already uncovered a vast network of bribery and embezzlement in top political and business circles, say Temer took bribes from the JBS meatpacking company.