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People O'Rourke defends Buttigieg against anti-gay protesters in Texas
Author: 0 O'Rourke defends Buttigieg against anti-gay protesters in Texas

Pete Buttigieg has been interrupted four times here in Dallas by protesters. Buttigieg's rival, Beto O'Rourke, later tweeted , "Texans don't stand for this kind of homophobia and hatred". He also said his service in Afghanistan was "for the goal of defending that gentleman's freedom of speech", referring to one of the protesters who interrupted him.

People Pelosi says Trump is 'goading us to impeach him'
Author: 0 Pelosi says Trump is 'goading us to impeach him'

His approval rating among indies is 38 percent (versus 46 percent overall); just 34 percent have a positive view of him (versus 39 percent overall); and only a combined 28 percent of them say they are enthusiastic or comfortable when it comes to his re-election (versus 41 percent overall).

People Brunei suspends death penalty for gay sex after global backlash
Author: 0 Brunei suspends death penalty for gay sex after global backlash

Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah is pictured in April 2016 during the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Summit in Istanbul. Political opposition is virtually non-existent in Brunei , where the sultan rules as head of state and also serves as prime minister with full executive authority.

People Federal election 2019: Protester who ‘egged’ Scott Morrison denies violent action
Author: 0 Federal election 2019: Protester who ‘egged’ Scott Morrison denies violent action

A 25-year-old woman wearing a beanie and wielding a six-pack of eggs tried to to crack an egg on Mr Morrison's head at a Country Women's Association function in Albury in NSW on Tuesday morning . "Pardon the pun, but I don't want to over-egg this thing", he said. Speaking from Melbourne, Opposition Leader Bill Shorten the egging was "appalling and disgraceful behaviour".

People Government's new deadline for passing Brexit deal is 2 July, says Lidington
Author: 0 Government's new deadline for passing Brexit deal is 2 July, says Lidington

Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said today that all sides in the cross-party Brexit talks between the Government and Labour need to be willing to compromise. The Telegraph reported that May had discussions with officials and ministers about holding a referendum that would give voters the choice between leaving the European Union with a deal, leaving without a deal, or not leaving at all.

People Authorities: 2 in custody after shooting at suburban Denver school
Author: 0 Authorities: 2 in custody after shooting at suburban Denver school

Multiple people have been injured, in addition to two people who have been taken to the hospital. The school does not have a school resource officer, authorities said. Nearby schools were placed on lockout, according to the local station. Parents of students at the STEM School have been told to go to the Northridge Rec Center to pick up their child.

People Georgia governor signs controversial ban on abortion after 6 weeks into law
Author: 0 Georgia governor signs controversial ban on abortion after 6 weeks into law

Kemp, a Republican, said he approved the bill "to ensure that all Georgians have the opportunity to live, grow, learn and prosper in our great state". In cases of rape or incest, it requires the woman to file an official police report . The bill's author, Republican Rep. Ed Setzler, called it a "common sense" measure that seeks to "balance the hard circumstances women find themselves in with the basic right to life of a child".

People Ex-lawyer Cohen reports to prison, blasts Trump for 'injustice and lies'
Author: 0 Ex-lawyer Cohen reports to prison, blasts Trump for 'injustice and lies'

In an apparent swipe at President Trump , Cohen also said, "I hope that when I rejoin my family and friends that the country will be in place without xenophobia, injustice and lies at helm of our country". Cohen arrived just before noon at the complex, where he will be assigned to the 113-inmate satellite camp, apart from medium-security prison that houses another 745 offenders behind tall fences and coils of razor wire.

People Trump's China threat is about more than just trade
Author: 0 Trump's China threat is about more than just trade

Vice-premier Liu He will hold negotiations in Washington on Thursday and Friday, according to the ministry, which did not elaborate on the agenda of the discussions. "Where China will agree to more purchases of U.S. agricultural output and maybe a few other small concessions, and the United States will agree to drop some punitive tariffs, bringing us more or less back to where we were in 2016".

People House committee moving ahead with contempt vote for Barr
Author: 0 House committee moving ahead with contempt vote for Barr

Democrats on the committee accused Barr of minimizing actions described in the report that Mueller said could be counted as obstruction. She noted that Democrats have refused to read a version of Mueller's report with fewer redactions that has already been provided to Congress.

People Woman caught with alligator in pants
Author: 0 Woman caught with alligator in pants

According to an official report from the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office, Machan-Le Quire then took the one-foot reptile and placed it in the tray of the truck. Both Clemons and Machan-Le Quire were cited for possession of the reptiles and bag limit. She became a full-time reporter for the Miami Herald in 2005 and now covers breaking news.

People Meghan Markle’s home birth plan dashed when she is rushed to hospital
Author: 0 Meghan Markle’s home birth plan dashed when she is rushed to hospital

If they did choose a "modern" name it would upset some traditionalists but most people would feel it just reflects society, he said. "Her Royal Highness and her child are both doing well". "It's been the most awesome experience I can ever possibly imagine". "We're both absolutely thrilled and so grateful for all the love and support from everybody out there".

People Trump's tax returns won't be released, Treasury tells Democrats
Author: 0 Trump's tax returns won't be released, Treasury tells Democrats

But Mnuchin repeatedly slid past deadlines set by the committee, calling the request "unprecedented" and warning that it raised constitutional questions and threatened taxpayer privacy. Mnuchin has said Neal's request would potentially weaponize private tax returns for political purposes. "What's unprecedented is this secretary refusing to comply with our lawful ...

People New Tory effort to force May from office
Author: 0 New Tory effort to force May from office

Last-ditch efforts by Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn to strike a compromise on Brexit looked doomed on Saturday as the party leaders faced mounting revolts from their own MPs and activists. Asked if he trusted May, McDonnell said: "No, sorry". The MPs say: "The very worst thing we could do at this time is a Westminster stitch-up whether over the PM's deal or another deal".

People Bodies believed to be missing mom and daughter found in Alberta
Author: 0 Bodies believed to be missing mom and daughter found in Alberta

A suspect is in custody and charges are pending. Jasmine and Aliyah were last seen in the Calgary community of Cranston on Tuesday, April 16 . She was reported missing April 23 after failing to show up at a planned family event. He says during the investigation Calgary police received support from RCMP, Alberta Parks, and Search and Rescue and Fish and Wildlife and says there are still two crime scenes out in Kananaskis and investigators may be there for a while.

People House Judiciary Committee Schedules Vote to Hold the Attorney General 'In Contempt'
Author: 0 House Judiciary Committee Schedules Vote to Hold the Attorney General 'In Contempt'

The move angered Democrats, nudging them closer to holding Barr in contempt of Congress. A contempt vote alone may serve merely as a symbolic rebuke of the attorney general . They say they need the full report and the evidence that it cites, including witness interviews and "items such as contemporaneous notes". He also asked that all members of Congress be allowed to review an unredacted version of the report .

People Pompeo: Russia is 'aggressive' in Arctic, China's work there also needs watching
Author: 0 Pompeo: Russia is 'aggressive' in Arctic, China's work there also needs watching

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is calling Canada's claim over the Northwest Passage "illegitimate" in a major speech that is being criticized for being provocative and inaccurate. "And we stand ready to be sure it does not become so". Pompeo claims that Russian Federation and China are aggressively moving to exploit natural resources in the Arctic, something Politico notes they are now able to do because of melting ice.

People Boeing 737 Max Issue Known About Since 2017
Author: 0 Boeing 737 Max Issue Known About Since 2017

According to Boeing, a supposedly standard piece of equipment that tells pilot about disagreements between angle of attack (AOA) indicators - which measure the plane's angle vis-a-vis oncoming air to warn of impending stalls - did not activate unless an additional optional indicator was purchased by airlines .

People 'Cowardly activists': Prime Minister fires back after egg attack by protester
Author: 0 'Cowardly activists': Prime Minister fires back after egg attack by protester

While eggs appear to be the preferred tool of choice for protesters, other objects like shoes , pies , sandwiches , and even a dildo have been thrown at political and cultural leaders. Our farmers have to put up with these same idiots who are invading their farms and their homes. Mr Morrison following the alleged incident. Mr Morrison later tried to make light of the attempt to egg him.

People Reuters reporters jailed for more than 500 days freed from prison
Author: 0 Reuters reporters jailed for more than 500 days freed from prison

Reuters Editor-in-Chief Stephen Adler described the two men as "courageous reporters" and "symbols of the importance of press freedom around the world", adding that both he and the organization "welcomed their return". "I am delighted that the Reuters reporters, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo , have been granted a pardon, released from custody, and are with their loved ones once more".

People Not going to allow trade deficit with China any more
Author: 0 Not going to allow trade deficit with China any more

Nikkei 225 futures fell 1.2 percent in Chicago. With Japan's markets are closed for a holiday Monday, Treasuries won't trade in the cash market in Asia. Australian shares were off 0.8 percent. Mnuchin told reporters that it became clear over the weekend that Chinese negotiators were trying to "go back on language that had been previously negotiated, very clear language, that had the potential of changing the deal dramatically".

People Turkey election body orders Istanbul vote re-run
Author: 0 Turkey election body orders Istanbul vote re-run

Ekrem Imamoglu of the opposition Republican People's Party, or CHP, won the mayor's race in Turkey's largest city by a slim margin on March 31, defeating the ruling party's candidate, former prime minister Binali Yildirim. His party lost city hall in the capital, Ankara, as well as Istanbul, ending a 25-year run in control of both cities by the Justice and Development Party's the ruling party's and its Islamist predecessor's 25-year-old hold on both cities.

Author: 0 Ex-prosecutors: Trump would have been charged if he wasn't president

Trump would face "multiple felony charges for obstruction of justice " if he were a private citizen. In their letter, the former prosecutors offer "several acts" that they say satisfy "elements for an obstruction charge". Members of Congress, namely House Democrats, have since urged Mueller to testify on his findings from the report to provide greater transparency on the Russian Federation investigation.

People Trump turnaround on Mueller testimony angers Democrats
Author: 0 Trump turnaround on Mueller testimony angers Democrats

The Mueller report was released last month and it detailed Russian efforts to help Trump win the 2016 election, but it did not find that Trump and his campaign engaged in a criminal conspiracy with Moscow. Let's start with conservative attorney and Trump critic George Conway , who just so happens to be the husband of Trump's counselor and former campaign manager Kellyanne Conway .

People Here's What Michael Cohen's Prison Life Will Be Like
Author: 0 Here's What Michael Cohen's Prison Life Will Be Like

The 52-year-old Cohen was sentenced in December , 2018 to three years after he admitted to lying to Congress about Trump's business dealings in Russian Federation, breaking campaign finance laws on behalf of Trump and evading $1.4 million in taxes related to his personal businesses.

People Stocks plummet on fears of U.S.-China trade war
Author: 0 Stocks plummet on fears of U.S.-China trade war

He also raised the possibility of a new 25 per cent duty on another $US325 billion ($466 billion) on imports that are not now subject to tariffs. The two economic superpowers have been in constant negotiations for months, after agreeing to a trade war truce in December, and looked close to a deal.

People Mueller 'should not testify' before Congress
Author: 0 Mueller 'should not testify' before Congress

Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.). Barr is headed for another showdown with Congress on Monday if he fails to meet a morning deadline to hand over the full, unredacted Mueller report requested by Democrats. Barr then quickly released the redacted report to the public and a less-redacted version to congressional leadership. On the question of obstruction of justice, Mueller did not make a conclusion and left it up to the Justice Department and presumably congress to answer that question.

People Trump stokes trade war with vow to raise China tariffs
Author: 0 Trump stokes trade war with vow to raise China tariffs

Shanghai and Hong Kong equities led big losses across the region, with the Chinese yuan also taking a battering after the president threw a spanner into the high-level negotiations , which many observers were expecting to wrap up imminently.

People 5-year-old girl abducted by 3 men in Texas, stepfather says
Author: 0 5-year-old girl abducted by 3 men in Texas, stepfather says

He later told police that they dumped him and the toddler on the side of the road and absconded with Maleah. The five-year-old's stepfather, his two-year-old son, and Maleah were forcefully taken by three Hispanic men, in their thirties, driving a 2010 blue Chevrolet Crew Cab pick-up truck, ABC reports.

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