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Worldwide Johnston Mother Accused of Abandoning Kids to Take German Vacation
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She returned to the United States and police charged her with four counts of child endangerment and another for making a firearm available for someone under the age of 21, according to the Register. "I've never heard of anything like this before", Tompkins said. After all of her babysitter options fell through, she left the two younger kids in the care of the 12-year-olds, Tompkins said.

Worldwide Ukip's New Lion Logo Mocked On Social Media For 'Copying Premier League'
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Paul Oakden told the BBC's Daily and Sunday Politics that he "doesn't mind Ukip being associated with the Premier League " and that the party "did our due diligence" when coming up with the new potential designs for the party. "The last three leaders had a logo that they didn't decide on, logos aren't necessarily the purview of the leader", the spokesman said. HuffPost UK have contacted the Premier League to confirm and seek comment on the design.

Worldwide Warren on White House Watch: Trump's Tax Cut Wars Begin
Author: 0 Warren on White House Watch: Trump's Tax Cut Wars Begin

The nonpartisan group, which advocates for smaller deficits, also said the plan would "dramatically" increase the national debt and that more work needs to be done to ensure the tax overhaul is fiscally responsible. The overall corporate tax rate will be reduced to no higher than 20 percent, down from 35 percent, Trump said. President Trump is calling his plan a "middle class miracle".

Worldwide DeVos: Future of school choice up to states, not Washington
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Asked about protections for transgender students, DeVos said she is committed to making sure all students are safe. Harvard is " reviewing " DeVos' decision, according to the school's paper. The August letter is the latest in a series of actions taken by the Department of Education to strip critical protections for millions of students and families repaying student loans.

Worldwide USA plans to withdraw staff from embassy in Cuba
Author: 0 USA plans to withdraw staff from embassy in Cuba

On Tuesday, Tillerson met with Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez to discuss the incidents. USA orders 60 percent of staff to leave embassy in Havana due to "specific attacks " on diplomats in Cuba. The meeting this week between Tillerson and Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Eduardo Rodriguez Parrilla did nothing to help assure the US that Cuban officials are doing enough to protect the safety and welfare of USA diplomats in their country.

Worldwide US Air Force Academy investigates racial slurs at prep school
Author: 0 US Air Force Academy investigates racial slurs at prep school

The superintendent of the academy issued a statement saying "There is absolutely no place in our Air Force for racism". The academy hosted a "Critical Conversations" event on Monday night with 145 cadets to talk about the recent events, according to a Facebook post.

Worldwide Supreme Court takes case that could hit California public employee unions
Author: 0 Supreme Court takes case that could hit California public employee unions

Neil Gorsuch, President Trump's pick to replace Scalia, is widely expected to vote with conservative justices to overturn mandatory agency fees. 1 The court heard oral argument in that case in January of 2016. The justices have already considered the question presented by the case twice without resolving it, but are nearly certain to do so during this go-round - with potentially serious implications for the union.

Worldwide Election Officials: Suspicious Activity Involved Dept. of Workforce Dev., Not Elections
Author: 0 Election Officials: Suspicious Activity Involved Dept. of Workforce Dev., Not Elections

Pablos told the DHS in a letter that his office has " determined conclusively " that they weren't targeted, adding that DHS investigators relied on " incorrect information ". Although the election systems in California and Wisconsin may not have been directly scanned, it does not mean hackers were not targeting them. Earlier in the day, Texas Secretary of State Rolando Pablos became the latest state official to complain about the previous statement from Homeland Security about the alleged ...

Worldwide Vietnam's PM congratulates German Chancellor Merkel on election victory
Author: 0 Vietnam's PM congratulates German Chancellor Merkel on election victory

But it is not the victory she or her party had hoped for. From bailing out Greece during the European debt crisis, admitting almost one million Syrian refugees that took the pressure off other EU countries, and then steadying EU after Brexit, Merkel can rightfully stake claim as the preeminent Western leader of our times - given that the USA and United Kingdom appear to have turned their backs on globalisation and no longer seem to care for a rules-based global liberal order.

Worldwide Malaysia bans all citizens from traveling to North Korea
Author: 0 Malaysia bans all citizens from traveling to North Korea

The match was originally scheduled for March 28, and then June 8. The investigation into the incident, that South Korea and the U.S. alleged was masterminded by North Korea, had severely strained diplomatic relations between Pyongyang and Kuala Lumpur .

Worldwide Trump to Promote Tax Plan in Address to Manufacturers Group
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This is the part that is supposed to provide tax relief for the middle class . Drudge also highlighted on his site, the Drudge Report, the elimination of local-and-state tax deductions. The President has declared repeatedly that the plan will lower taxes paid by middle-class families, but Republicans have still not provided enough information to evaluate this assertion.

Worldwide USA waves though help for hurricane-hit Puerto Rico
Author: 0 USA waves though help for hurricane-hit Puerto Rico

Among other things, the law mandated that ships carrying cargo and passengers between US ports must be built in the United States and owned by Americans. Nydia M. Velázquez (D-NY) and six other Members of Congress asking that Jones Act be temporarily waived and that Puerto Rico be exempted from requirements that local resources match federal funds expended by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

Worldwide Stock's Stunning Activities: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT)
Author: 0 Stock's Stunning Activities: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT)

The dividend was $0.105 per share for the quarter which comes to $0.42 on an annualized basis. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) has risen 19.47% since September 28, 2016 and is uptrending. Nextera Energy Inc (NYSE:NEE) was reduced too. SWAN ROBERT HOLMES also bought $504,204 worth of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) shares. GHP Investment Advisors Inc.

Worldwide Russian opposition figure detained ahead of rally
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Navalny was taken to a police station, the spokesperson said. Navalny had planned to travel to the city of Nizhny Novgorod where he was to lead a rally later on Friday. Navalny himself confirmed his detention on Friday morning by posting a video on his Instagram account. "Now I am being detained for trying to take part in the SANCTIONED rally", Navalny tweeted .

Worldwide Roy Moore, rising alt-Right star, wins Alabama Senate primary
Author: 0 Roy Moore, rising alt-Right star, wins Alabama Senate primary

Moore was also supported by U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , who is linked to a super political action committee that injected millions of dollars into Strange's campaign amid Republican concern Moore would be a disruptive force in the Senate , or possibly lose to Democrat Doug Jones .

Author: 0 S Korea says 'more provocation' expected of North soon

South Korea's currency chief said on Wednesday that his top priority is managing risks to the country's financial markets from rising tensions over North Korea, as the won slid to a six-week low. North Korea is under growing global pressure over its missile and military nuclear programs and has been subjected to an array of sanctions by the United Nations.

Author: 0 AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS) Where Moving Ahead?

X Management Co Limited reported 9,969 shares. AK Steel Holding Corporation's insider ownership stands at 0.5 percent, while its insider transaction is 0 percent. The relative volume of the stock is 1.49. Riverhead Capital Management LLC now owns 17,616 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $116,000 after purchasing an additional 7,516 shares during the period.

Worldwide Somalia: Al-Shabab launches deadly attack on army base
Author: 0 Somalia: Al-Shabab launches deadly attack on army base

SNA forces had only established the military outpost at Barire recently after taking control of the town in August with the help of African Union troops. The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Francisco Caetano Madeira, has strongly condemned last evening's terrorist attack on civilians, at a market in a suburb in the capital Mogadishu .

Author: 0 Dealing With Iran And North Korea

New Zealand should share the US' concern about the possibility of a missile from North Korea, Mr Brown said. "That is our goal, to solve this diplomatically, and I believe that President Trump has been very clear on this issue", he said .