• States, cities join NY to sue over census citizenship question
States, cities join NY to sue over census citizenship question

Swanson added, "An accurate count of the population is important to establish the rights and responsibilities of federal, state, and local governments". In 2009, three decades' worth of former Census Bureau directors of both parties objected to a congressional proposal to add citizenship and immigration questions to the 2010 census .

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  • BJP's Journey From 1980 Till Today on Its 38th Foundation Day
BJP's Journey From 1980 Till Today on Its 38th Foundation Day

According to a statement from the party, as per the information received at the party headquarters in the city flag hoisting ceremonies were held in all 40 constituencies all over the state where party workers rejoiced with slogans and fire crackers.

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  • Jagan's YSR Congress Lawmakers To Resign From Lok Sabha Today
Jagan's YSR Congress Lawmakers To Resign From Lok Sabha Today

The lawmakers had said in a press conference on Thursday that they were resigning to protest the "failure" of the National Democratic Alliance government to grant special category status to Andhra Pradesh. The YSRCP has a total of nine MPs in the Lok Sabha. Taking cue from yesterday's sit-in dharna staged by six of their colleagues in Rajya Sabha, ...

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  • Possible sighting of Woodland mother before deadly SUV crash
Possible sighting of Woodland mother before deadly SUV crash

Sierra, Jeremiah and Devonte, also siblings, were adopted in February 2009 in Harris County. That image went viral and has been referred to as the "hug that was felt around the world". She was sentenced to community service and one year of probation. The Woodland Washington neighbor who tried to help the Hart children said word that the crash was...

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  • Pruitt Goes on Brown Nose Offensive, Amid Uproar over Ethics Scandals
Pruitt Goes on Brown Nose Offensive, Amid Uproar over Ethics Scandals

The scrutiny began months ago - the EPA Office of Inspector General started investigating Administrator Scott Pruitt's travel expenses in August 2017, after reports that he spent thousands of dollars on first-class plane tickets and a 24/7 security detail.

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  • YouTube Employees Report Shooter At California Headquarters
YouTube Employees Report Shooter At California Headquarters

The shooter earlier stormed the offices of YouTube prompting terrified workers to run for their lives. A witness tells KTVU the shooting was very fast and there was gunfire both inside and outside of the building. There are also unconfirmed reports that the suspect has shot themselves. Police were notified after one YouTube employee heard gun...

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  • Duncan teachers head to Oklahoma State Capitol
Duncan teachers head to Oklahoma State Capitol

Edmond Memorial High School English teacher Regan Killackey said he was hosting his classes on the Oklahoma Capitol lawn in order to show students the importance of funding kids' education. "They had to make us go to the extreme, and now they're just trying to throw a Band-Aid on it and it's just not going to work", Morejon said. The plan offer...

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  • Syria's regime may retake one-time rebel enclave
Syria's regime may retake one-time rebel enclave

The government is waiting for the rebels to leave the besieged town of Douma, just east of Damascus , before it can say it has full control of the area, after seven years of revolt. 19, more than 1,400 people have been killed in attacks by the regime and its allies in Eastern Ghouta, according to local civil-defense sources. Army of Islam offici...

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  • Cubs Come Out Slugging on Opening Day
Cubs Come Out Slugging on Opening Day

Both the Cubs and Marlins are honoring the victims of last month's mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School with a number of tributes planned during the season-opening four-game series. In the wake of Jeter's offseason payroll purge, 12 Marlins made an opening day roster for the first time . Lester finished the game with only 3.1 inni...

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  • North and South Korea to hold summit in April
North and South Korea to hold summit in April

He had stated at his swearing-in ceremony in 2017 "for peace on the Korean Peninsula, I will do everything that I can do". "We believe Kim's visit will help the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, ensure peace and security and solve problems regarding the Korean Peninsula through political negotiations and discussions", he said.

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  • Legislature approves raises, but Oklahoma teachers still plan walkout next week
Legislature approves raises, but Oklahoma teachers still plan walkout next week

Many Oklahoma teachers on Facebook have called for keeping schools shut down until all their demands are met. "Basically, how are their babies going to eat while they're doing this walkout to stand up for them", McGavock said . Coburn announced his support of an anti-tax group Oklahoma Taxpayers Unite . Credit: Oklahoma Teacher Walkou...

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  • Funerals held of Russian Federation mall fire dead
Funerals held of Russian Federation mall fire dead

The pope sent a telegram Monday offering condolences for the dead, "especially the many children who lost their lives", and he offered blessings to those who are helping the injured and searching for the missing. "The most terrible thing is that no one is going to be really punished for this", said Kirill, 28. "I breathed in so much smoke, I wa...

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  • Afriforum says Momberg's sentence shows double standards on racism
Afriforum says Momberg's sentence shows double standards on racism

Have you read Trendiee Today? Rose, according to court records, had his murder charge dismissed but entered pleas of guilty to the other three counts, for which LaFortune imposed a 30-year sentence . State prosecutor Yusuf Baba argued against the bail application prior to an appeal procedure because the court had to apply it's mind on whether ...

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  • North Atlantic Treaty Organisation cuts Russian permanent mission by one third
North Atlantic Treaty Organisation cuts Russian permanent mission by one third

In the most sweeping such action against Moscow since the height of the Cold War, the United States and European Union members plan to expel scores of Russian diplomats in action against the Kremlin for the nerve agent attack on Sergei Skripal and his daughter which they have blamed on Russia .

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  • Cambridge Analytica Accused of Violating US Election Laws
Cambridge Analytica Accused of Violating US Election Laws

After receiving a warrant from a judge, about 18 enforcement agents from the Information Commissioner's Office entered the company's London offices at around 8:00 pm (2000 GMT) Friday. The complaint names SCL Group Limited CEO Alexander Nix, SCL co-founder Nigel Oakes, data scientist Alexander Tayler, and former employee-turned-whistleblower Christ...

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  • Led coalition says one Egyptian dead after missiles fired from Yemen
Led coalition says one Egyptian dead after missiles fired from Yemen

Saudi Arabia's foreign ministry publicly stated that it blamed Hezbollah for smuggling missiles into Yemen . Videos posted to social media show one exploding in midair and another performing an abrupt U-turn before slamming into the ground.

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  • BJP targets Congress over App data breach
BJP targets Congress over App data breach

He said, "Tomorrow, Rahulji will tweet that the NaMo app is directly connected to the EVMs and that's how the BJP was winning elections across the country". "Instead of deleting NaMoApp, they have deleted the Congress App itself", Irani said, posting screenshots of the play store that shows the Congress app is not available.

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  • Don't count me among Donald Trump's fans, by Curt Clough
Don't count me among Donald Trump's fans, by Curt Clough

Within hours Trump proved his veto threat was exactly that when he signed the spending bill at the White House , but Quinonez wasn't alone in calling bullshit on the way the president tried to frame the DACA issue in the context of the omnibus.

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  • Britain tells Israel to treat Palestinian children better
Britain tells Israel to treat Palestinian children better

The organization and Tamimi's advocates argue that there is a double standard for authorities prosecuting West Bank residents because Israeli settlers are tried in civilian courts while Palestinians are tried in military courts. On Thursday, spokesperson for Abbas's ruling Fatah faction Osama Qawassmeh said any future Palestinian leader taking pa...

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  • Advertisers Hit Back At Facebook After Cambridge Analytica
Advertisers Hit Back At Facebook After Cambridge Analytica

Channel 4 News, as you may recall, was one of the three media companies (alongside the Observer/Guardian and New York Times ) that helped break the initial story that kicked off the situation Zuck now finds himself in. The call to testify caps what has been a busy week for Facebook . If the audits will find apps that misused personally identi...

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