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People Sen. McCain to come back to Senate Tuesday
Author: 0 Sen. McCain to come back to Senate Tuesday

Although the statement didn't mention healthcare, he will arrive in time for a procedural vote on whether to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. It's pretty unlikely to assume that McCain would rush to the Senate to begin debate on health care, vote in favor of moving the BCRA forward, and then, when the bill reached the final stage of debate, vote against it.

People Israel removing metal detectors from al-Aqsa compound
Author: 0 Israel removing metal detectors from al-Aqsa compound

A senior Muslim official in Jerusalem says worshippers won't return to a contested shrine until Israel removes new railings and cameras it installed after a deadly attack there. The three were later killed by the Israeli police . The cabinet allocated approximately 28 million dollars to the six-month security plan, it added.

People Former Jet sues Jeff Sessions over marijuana laws
Author: 0 Former Jet sues Jeff Sessions over marijuana laws

According to a report in Leafly , Vermont Democrat Sen. I don't want them spending money pursuing medical marijuana patients who are following state law... Historically, asset forfeiture has been used to disrupt cartels, and Sessions said he would use it "especially for drug traffickers". From a practitioner's point of view, marijuana is not a drug that doesn't have some danger to it, but it's not the drug that's driving violent crime in America.

People Sen. Rand Paul says President Trump likely has authority to pardon himself
Author: 0 Sen. Rand Paul says President Trump likely has authority to pardon himself

Trump has not been accused of any wrongdoing by federal investigators who are probing alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 United States presidential election. "Nothing else should be read into it", she said. Information for this article was contributed by Ashley Parker and David Nakamura of The Washington Post and by Darlene Superville and Julie Pace of The Associated Press.

Author: 0 Trump lawyer says there's no talk of Trump pardoning himself

Trump's son Donald Trump Jr. released emails earlier this month related to the meeting that showed he appeared to welcome the prospect of damaging information from the Russian government about Trump's Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton.

People Attorneys say Southaven police fired through front door and killed Southaven man
Author: 0 Attorneys say Southaven police fired through front door and killed Southaven man

The Southaven officers had a warrant for Samuel Pearman, who was accused of strangling his ex-girlfriend outside of a Tate County convenience store earlier that night, Tate County Sheriff Brad Lance told HuffPost. Champion said that a gun was found on the scene, but according to Wells, Lopez did not have his gun on him when he was shot. According to The Washington Post's Fatal Force database , 559 people have been shot by police this year.

People Poll says 52 percent of Arizonans disapprove of Trump
Author: 0 Poll says 52 percent of Arizonans disapprove of Trump

Many people said they want Trump to know he had support, despite sinking poll numbers. Once the protester was removed, Trump goes back to the microphone and says, "Where the hell did he come from?" "And he effectively said, 'Man, would I vote for Trump again even faster, '" Trump said .

People Philippine President's Appalling Threat to Bomb Tribal Schools
Author: 0 Philippine President's Appalling Threat to Bomb Tribal Schools

HRW said the law and DepEd guidelines are being ignored. He also urged Duterte to sign the Safe Schools Declaration, a 2015 global political statement that commits governments to support the protection of students, teachers and schools in times of armed conflict.

People Popular tax-free holiday to begin Friday
Author: 0 Popular tax-free holiday to begin Friday

Clothing, school and art supplies must be under $100 per item and items typically grouped together can not be split up to remain under the threshold. The Tax Foundation study noted that Texas is one of 16 states that have such holidays on the books, down from 17 a year ago and 18 in 2015.

People United Kingdom to Ban Diesel and Petrol Cars From 2040
Author: 0 United Kingdom to Ban Diesel and Petrol Cars From 2040

But it said councils should exhaust other options before imposing charging, and restrictions should be time-limited and lifted as soon as air pollution is within legal limits and there is no risk of future breaches. The ban is part of a wider £3 billion ($3.9 billion) effort to improve air quality in the nation. Air pollution is linked to around 40,000 premature deaths a year in the UK.

People Redskins TE Jordan Reed to start camp on PUP list
Author: 0 Redskins TE Jordan Reed to start camp on PUP list

Reed , arguably the best tight end in the National Football League, is experiencing great toe pain/soreness, per a team spokesperson. All said, Reed has yet to play a full 16-game slate in his first four National Football League seasons. Fans (and fantasy football players ) hope the stint on the PUP is not foreshadowing another injury-plagued year. Redskins training camp officially got started in Richmond, Va.

People Man with clown mask, machete arrested in Maine
Author: 0 Man with clown mask, machete arrested in Maine

Residents called 911 after spotting 31-year-old Corey Berry wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and clown mask and wielding a machete walking near a grocery store on Plains Roads. He was released after posting US$200 bail. He told police he was trying to play a prank that copied previous creepy clown sightings. Perhaps he read too much Stephen King and watched too many creepy clown YouTube videos.

People Turkey's Erdogan says Israel will suffer most from Aqsa dispute
Author: 0 Turkey's Erdogan says Israel will suffer most from Aqsa dispute

Since Israel installed the security measures, Waqf leaders have not entered al-Aqsa to pray, and many Muslims follow the lead of the Waqf. Sabri, the head of the Supreme Islamic Committee, says a lawyer on behalf of the Muslim administration of the holy site will be in touch with Israeli police to demand the changes.

People Sheriff investigating man's disappearance near manhunt as possible kidnapping
Author: 0 Sheriff investigating man's disappearance near manhunt as possible kidnapping

Afterwards, Greene said Stroupe abandoned his vehicle and took the chase on foot, where he was soon located and taken into custody. Bryson left his home in the South Mills River Road area just after 8:30 am on Wednesday. Investigators said they want to hear from anyone who saw the Honda Ridgeline with two occupants. "We are holding out hope we will be able to locate him", McDonald said.

People Utah I-15 Plane Crash: Names of the Victims Released
Author: 0 Utah I-15 Plane Crash: Names of the Victims Released

Pictures posted on Twitter showed that the plane missed passing cars on the freeway, and nearby drivers pulled over immediately and rushed to help. "My husband said, 'That's a plane, ' and he didn't even get that out of his mouth and it hit the ground and exploded", witness Marcia Steele said.

People For Nitish Kumar, Allying With the BJP is Simply Ghar Wapsi
Author: 0 For Nitish Kumar, Allying With the BJP is Simply Ghar Wapsi

Misuse of power and government machinery by the senior leadership of the BJP for the lure of power is continuously posing a challenge to the democratic norms of the country, she said. Summary: While the first three had served as ministers in the NDA government, led by Nitish Kumar (2005-13), Pandey was president of the BJP in Bihar .

People Hagerstown area under a flash flood watch
Author: 0 Hagerstown area under a flash flood watch

Heavy Rainfall May Result In Rapid Rises In Streams And Creeks. While not everyone will experience torrential rainfall, the potential does exist for portions of southern Tennessee and Alabama to receive heavy rain over the same area throughout the day, leading to flash flood conditions.

People Judge: Charlie Gard to move to hospice, life support turned off
Author: 0 Judge: Charlie Gard to move to hospice, life support turned off

Great Ormond Street Hospital said it was not practical to provide life-support treatment for days at the couple's home. The judge is also considering placing Charlie in a hospice for his final days. The Sun reports Connie Yates, Charlie's mom, began crying and shouted, "What if it was your child?" at the judge before leaving the courtroom. As she left, she said: "I hope you are happy with yourselves".

People Iran Claims it Successfully Launched Satellite-carrying Rocket
Author: 0 Iran Claims it Successfully Launched Satellite-carrying Rocket

The launch does not violate the terms of Iran's deal with the United States and other Western nations to curb its nuclear program, though news Iran has made progress on developing long-range missiles has drawn rebukes from the global community and, if continued, could constitute a violation of the agreement.

People Justice Dept: Civil Rights Law Doesn't Protect LGBT in the Workplace
Author: 0 Justice Dept: Civil Rights Law Doesn't Protect LGBT in the Workplace

The Justice Department's filing was aimed specifically at a case that "kicked off in 2010 when Donald Zarda , a skydiving instructor, filed suit against his employer in federal court in NY, alleging the company terminated him for his sexual orientation in violation of Title VII" of the Civil Rights Act , reports Buzzfeed's Dominic Holden .

People Putin: Sanctions on Russian Federation 'malicious step'
Author: 0 Putin: Sanctions on Russian Federation 'malicious step'

Senate". On Tuesday, the latest package of sanctions, targeting Russia's major defense, mining, shipping and railway industries, was passed by the US House of Representatives. He added that there are "many friends" of Russian Federation, as well as "just people with common sense" in the USA, while Moscow and Washington could solve together a number of pressing global issues.

People Escaped Inmate Back In Custody
Author: 0 Escaped Inmate Back In Custody

While it was initially thought that Hill might try to swim off the island, officials later said it was unlikely because the current is too strong, according to the New York Post . Hill is being held without bail for two 2016 Queens break-ins and reportedly also served time in a state prison for several 2012 burglary convictions.

People Jury: Michael Jackson estate owes Quincy Jones $9.4 million
Author: 0 Jury: Michael Jackson estate owes Quincy Jones $9.4 million

The suit read that the songs used had been re-edited to deprive Jones of royalties and production fees, while Jackson's camp maintained he should be paid licensing fees only. Yet lawyers for the estate said that term applies to music videos and doesn't apply to the film. Howard Weitzman , an attorney for the Jackson estate, called the verdict disappointing and unanticipated.

People Liberal groups push for health care to dominate the midterms
Author: 0 Liberal groups push for health care to dominate the midterms

The Senate is in the process of voting on a series of amendments as Republicans push to repeal at least parts of former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act . So what's the goal here? When asked whether they believe "health care is a right", many polls find that a majority of Americans say yes. In fact, Arizona Sen.

People 1 dead, 6 injured in ride malfunction at Ohio State Fair
Author: 0 1 dead, 6 injured in ride malfunction at Ohio State Fair

In a statement, the Ohio State Fair said: "Our hearts are heavy for the families of those in last night's tragic accident ". In the immediate aftermath, a similar ride at the Orange County Fair in California was closed as a precaution, but has since reopened.

People Trump Threatens Alaska's Economy Over Senator's Health-Care Vote
Author: 0 Trump Threatens Alaska's Economy Over Senator's Health-Care Vote

We're facing some hard times and there's a lot of enthusiasm for the policies that Secretary Zinke and the president have been talking about with regard to our economy. Here's hoping Murkowski remains strong on health care, but also a reminder that even a "good" Republican is still a Republican. In the Senate, Murkowski chairs both the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources and the Appropriations Committee's subcommittee on the interior - which means, asRoll Call reporter Niels Lesniewski ...

People Two killed in Israeli embassy shooting in Jordan
Author: 0 Two killed in Israeli embassy shooting in Jordan

Jordan wanted to question the guard, who was slightly hurt, but Israel said he had diplomatic immunity and should be repatriated. In another sign of the tense atmosphere, a Palestinian assailant stabbed an Arab citizen of Israel in the neck in central Israel, apparently mistaking him for a Jew, police said.

People Justin Bieber Runs Over Paparazzo With His Truck
Author: 0 Justin Bieber Runs Over Paparazzo With His Truck

There were lots of photographers at the scene with cameras flashing all over the place as Bieber left a church event at the Saban Theatre. Justin Bieber was driving the auto that hit a pedestrian outside the Saban Theater in Beverly Hills , local police have confirmed.

People Amazon Goes On Hiring Spree As Labor Market Tightens
Author: 0 Amazon Goes On Hiring Spree As Labor Market Tightens

Olsen added that of Amazon's entry level managers across its U.S-based fulfillment centers, almost 15% started in hourly roles. Read the full story from GeekWire . Amazon previously said it would add 900 workers in Boston and 1,600 in MI. And Amazon isn't just hiring for Kent; it has roles in the DuPont and Sumner fulfillment centers available, too.