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Worldwide Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Urges Rand Paul To Support Federal Budget
Author: 0 Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Urges Rand Paul To Support Federal Budget

McCain's beef isn't about taxes, but about his desire that the budget resolution accommodate the higher defense spending that is one of his obsessive concerns. Senator John McCain also said he would support the budget resolution. The Senate is scheduled to begin voting on the measure Thursday. "This is about giving middle class families a tax cut, this is about giving a break to middle class families, and it's about getting tax rates on businesses down, ' Ryan said".

Worldwide Nel: Family of Zuma crash victim wants to see justice
Author: 0 Nel: Family of Zuma crash victim wants to see justice

A young woman, Phumzile Dube , was killed in the accident. Her two-year-old daughter survived. While an inquest found he was responsible for the crash, the National Prosecution Authority (NPA) declined to prosecute him. The prosecution would then continue in Court just like any other criminal case, except that Nel would be the prosecutor, although not employed by the NPA.

Worldwide National School Bus Safety Week Observed in Wichita
Author: 0 National School Bus Safety Week Observed in Wichita

It is illegal to pass any school bus that is stopped and operating a visual signal - either flashing red lights or a stop sign. School bus drivers in Pennsylvania traveled more than 400 million miles during school year 2015-16, transporting more than 1.5 million students daily.

Author: 0 Kentucky ranks 33rd on tax competitiveness

The annual report, "State Business Tax Climate Index ", is prepared by The Tax Foundation, a Washington D.C. tax policy research organization founded in 1937. LePage's opponents have barraged him with attacks over the years for skewing the bulk of the tax cuts - at least in terms of their net decrease of state state revenues - toward wealthy Mainers.

Worldwide Taj Mahal built by traitors, is blot on Indian culture: BJP lawmaker
Author: 0 Taj Mahal built by traitors, is blot on Indian culture: BJP lawmaker

The statement came after Uttar Pradesh BJP legislator Sangeet Som sparked national outrage by calling the Mughal-built Taj Mahal a blot on Indian culture. Many accused the state Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath-led government of deliberately neglecting the monument built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan. "Is this history that the person who built the Taj Mahal imprisoned his father? What type of history?" he had asked during a public meeting in Meerut on Monday.

Worldwide Madrid held by spirited Spurs
Author: 0 Madrid held by spirited Spurs

Both men put in the required shift as Spurs recovered from a slow start to cause Real Madrid some concern in and around their own penalty area. After the chance of Eriksen's, the game became very scrappy as the visitors held on to earn a very credible draw away to the European champions as the showed how good their defence is once again.

Worldwide USA senators reach bipartisan deal on short-term Obamacare fix
Author: 0 USA senators reach bipartisan deal on short-term Obamacare fix

President Donald Trump's administration announced last week that it was cutting off the payments, and on Tuesday Trump called the agreement a short-term solution. Some Republicans balked at supporting the bill and it never received a vote. In the meantime, Tuesday's agreement will "get us over this intermediate hump", he said .

Author: 0 Senate confirms Callista Gingrich as ambassador to the Holy See

Sen. Dianne Feinstein wasn't the only Democrat voting to confirm Callista Gingrich as US ambassador to the Vatican. She had said that immigration and protecting the environment are both issues that the Trump administration is taking seriously, although taking a different approach from the previous administration.

Worldwide Thousands of Rohingya refugees stranded near Bangladesh-Myanmar border
Author: 0 Thousands of Rohingya refugees stranded near Bangladesh-Myanmar border

A July report describing near starvation in Myanmar's Rakhine state has been expunged from the United Nations website-at Myanmar's request. "Every minute counts given the fragile condition they're arriving in", said Mahecic. The country had been part of a vast British colony, and not unlike India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh, Burma's borders were determined partly according to religious lines, with the Bengal state being mostly Hindu, Bangladesh mostly Muslim and Burma mostly Buddhist.

Worldwide Lawyers debate latest Trump travel ban before federal judge
Author: 0 Lawyers debate latest Trump travel ban before federal judge

Trump issued a proclamation last month restricting travel to the U.S. from nationals of eight countries, including Iran, Syria, Yemen, Somalia, Venezuela, Chad, Libya, and North Korea. The latest ban was set to fully go into effect in the early morning hours of October 18, barring various types of travelers from Syria, Libya, Iran, Yemen, Chad, Somalia, North Korea and Venezuela.

Worldwide Israel sets conditions on negotiating with Palestinian unity government
Author: 0 Israel sets conditions on negotiating with Palestinian unity government

The Israeli government is refusing to negotiate with the new Palestinian Authority unity government unless Hamas renounces violence, recognizes the State of Israel and disarms, among other conditions. One eve of Gaza reconciliation, Hamas frees Fatah men, October 1, 2017. "Continuing to dig tunnels, manufacture missiles and initiate terrorist attacks against Israel are incompatible with the Quartet conditions and the efforts of the United States to renew the diplomatic process", the MFA ...

Worldwide Fire burning in Santa Cruz Mountains
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By 4:30 a.m., the Bear Fire had grown to 125 acres and triggered evacuations for residents on Deer Creek Road, Rons Road, Dons Road, Lost Valley Road, Favre Ridge Road and Oak Ridge Road. "We have crews actively working in there right now", Bernheisel said in an interview with KTVU Monday monring, adding that the area where the fire is burning is in steep rugged terrain.

Worldwide Runaway Cow On The Loose In Brooklyn's Prospect Park
Author: 0 Runaway Cow On The Loose In Brooklyn's Prospect Park

Multiple times, officers came close to getting the cow before it ran away to the other end of the park. ABC 7 News reports police tranquilized the animal and captured it . The NYPD says the cow was first spotted on the loose late Tuesday morning, before it made its way into a park near Prospect Park Expressway. A baby cow is on the moo-ve in New York City! The animal drew a crowd of curious onlookers and quickly stirred up a social media frenzy for the "Prospect Park Cow".

Worldwide Reports of shooting at Howard University, DC police say
Author: 0 Reports of shooting at Howard University, DC police say

The Washington DC Police Department says that, while it is investigating reports of a shooter, nothing so far has been officially confirmed. At least one building has been evacuated and staff and students have been told to take shelter. Howard University sent students a text message about 12:40 p.m. that says: "ALERT!" Some streets in the area were closed due to the police activity.

Worldwide Two Chinese nationals indicted in fentanyl trafficking operation
Author: 0 Two Chinese nationals indicted in fentanyl trafficking operation

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein announced the indictments Tuesday, saying the pair ran one of the world's most prolific drug trafficking and money laundering organizations. "These cases reflect a new and disturbing facet of the opioid crisis in America", said Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. Federal authorities are increasingly warning of the dangers of fentanyl, which can be lethal even in small amounts and is often laced with other risky drugs.

Worldwide Grandma to face court over baby slashing
Author: 0 Grandma to face court over baby slashing

It's understood the baby's mother was visiting the home and was woken by the piercing sounds of her child crying. "The mother found the child in a distressed state with injuries to his face", Inspector Daniel Bragg told reporters. the police officer who was first on the scene was visibly affected by what he saw'. Police alleged the boy's mother walked into his room and found the 64-year-old woman "in possession" of a large knife.

Author: 0 'Three companies offering to search for MH370'

Three companies have offered to resume the search for flight MH370 but no decision has been reached on whether to take up any of the proposals, a Malaysian minister said yesterday. The search was ended by the Malaysian, Australian and Chinese governments in January this year. According to Liow, Ocean Infinity has offered a "no-find, no-fee" condition while the other two also offered low price charges.

Worldwide Blumenthal Joins Call for FCC Response to Trump
Author: 0 Blumenthal Joins Call for FCC Response to Trump

When contacted by Ars, O'Rielly's office confirmed that the quotes in TR Daily are accurate. Television licenses are granted to individual stations affiliated with national networks, and are rarely stripped by the federal government. Pai, who was appointed by Trump, was sure to point out that it's "not within the FCC's jurisdiction to handle fake news". Blumenthal wants Pai to issue a written statement by November 1 outlining his position on Trump's statements.

Worldwide Teens arrested in Douglas County after string of Springs burglaries
Author: 0 Teens arrested in Douglas County after string of Springs burglaries

What they found was "horrific", said Colorado Springs police Lt. Howard Black. A third person, who is an adult, was also stabbed but is expected to survive. That victim suffered injuries that are considered not life threatening. Detectives are not looking for additional suspects, investigators said. Anyone with information that could help police in their investigation should contact Colorado Springs police at 719-444-7000.

Worldwide Scaramucci Post Twitter Poll On Holocaust Death Toll Sparks Outrage
Author: 0 Scaramucci Post Twitter Poll On Holocaust Death Toll Sparks Outrage

The poll question was taken down after around 90 minutes. The poll asked people to guess "How many Jews were killed in the Holocaust? " and presents readers with four options, ranging from less than 1 million to more than 2 million. The Scaramucci Post Twitter account , on the other hand, has been active since August, primarily retweeting with the hashtag #SPThoughts and running Twitter polls.