Speaking of Talmadge, Biden said , "a guy like Herman Talmadge, one of the meanest guys I ever knew, you go down the list of all these guys". He used his speech at an event in SC - where black voters made up about 61% of the Democratic primary electorate in 2016 - to respond to criticism he has received from some of his 2020 Democratic opponents on his decades-long record in public office, including his opposition to desegregation busing and his involvement in the 1994 crime bill.
Witnesses told the South Florida Sun-Sentinel the explosion seemed to come from a vacant restaurant inside the complex. They believe everyone has beena accounted for but are still searching the buildings. Fire officials say that of the 20 injured, two are seriously hurt. Gordon told CNN the access road to the mall was covered in debris when firefighters arrived.
Buhari, after signing the agreement, according to a statement by the Special Adviser on Media and publicity, Femi Adesina, declared that Nigeria's commitment to trade and African integration have never been in doubt nor was it ever under threat.
Giving in to creditors' demands, Greece exited its final bailout past year and the economy is expected to expand. "Today is a big celebration of democracy". Tsipras, on the other hand, touts his party's track record in reducing unemployment and raising the minimum wage for the first time since 2012. According to the latest polls, New Democracy is expected to gain between 151 to 165 seats in the 300-seat parliament.
A federal judge ruled on February 21 that prosecutors at the Attorney's Office for the Southern District of Florida broke the law when arranging the plea deal, because they failed to notify Epstein's alleged victims during plea negotiations, in violation of the Crime Victims' Rights Act.
The United States urged the worldwide community to join efforts in the fight against violations of human rights in Venezuela, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to RBC-Ukraine. "Nicolás Maduro's government can not hide the massive and systematic human rights violations that have been committed under his command, seriously affecting most people in the country and forcing millions to flee in search of protection".
State media has instead published stories that show widespread support in Hong Kong for mainland China , often completely false. Protest organisers say 230,000 people took part in the march, while the police said 56,000 were present at the protest's peak.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has reacted to the auto blast, saying that initial investigations indicate that the explosion could be terror-related. Turkey was hit by a series of terror attacks in 2015 and 2016 blamed on the Islamic State extremist group and Kurdish militants, which left hundreds dead.
The former vice president is leading the pack of more than 20 Democratic presidential hopefuls. "I have a plan how to do that that's rational, that will cost a hell of a lot less and that will work", Biden said about health care, slamming Medicare for All , the liberal-backed proposal that would mandate Medicare as the single-payer system for all Americans.
Singh's resignation hasn't been accepted by the Speaker so far. The MLAs who were seen at the Speaker's office include, Ramesh Jarkiholi (Gokak), Pratap Gowda Patil (Maski), Shivram Hebbar (Yellapur), Mahesh Kumathalli (Athani), B C Patil (Hirekerur), Byratibasavaraj (K R Puram), S T Soma Shekar (Yashwanthpur) and Ramalinga reddy (BTM Layout) of the Congress.
Harris' campaign also said it had taken in close to a half-million dollars from online sales of merchandise, including T-shirts reading " That Little Girl Was Me " - a reference to Harris telling Biden that she benefited from a busing program when she was a young student.
Last month, Erdogan said the current rate was "unacceptable", promising to find a solution as soon as possible. "Erdogan remains determined to improve the economy , and for that he made the decision to remove Cetinkaya", said the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity.
Because she's underage she will not be publicly identified, and for the same reason Lufkin Police are turning the case over to the Texas Juvenile Justice Department. "We take this issue very seriously and are now working with law enforcement, retail partners and social media platforms". "We can not speak for them as to what charge she will face in the juvenile justice system".
The party said in a statement that "the ballot holds clear instructions that members voting a couple of times will be expelled". The former foreign secretary has also said immigrants to the United Kingdom must learn English because "there are too many parts of the country where it is not the first language" - and that he was considering an "amnesty" for tens of thousands of people who came to Britain illegally but have been here for more than 15 years.
General Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo is the deputy chief of the military council . "Because until 30 June, the military council has shown that... there was brutality against protesters, people died, people were hurt and we were thinking maybe this is never going to happen, maybe we are never going to reach an agreement".
The appointment a year ago of Zalmay Khalilzad as a U.S. special peace envoy began the accelerated effort to find a negotiated end to Afghanistan's war and America's longest military engagement. The Afghan government had submitted a list of 250 people. An agreement with the Taliban is expected to have two main points - a USA withdrawal from Afghanistan and a commitment by the militants not to provide a base for terrorists, the main reason for the U.S.
The op-ed did not mention US President Donald Trump , but in recent months Amash has been a vocal critic of the US president and the Republican party, particularly over findings in Robert Mueller's Russian Federation report. In his opinion piece, Amash said he believed that most Americans are not rigidly partisan and do not feel well represented by either party. However, not everyone saw Amash as taking a courageous or noble step in leaving the GOP.
The Supreme Court last week blocked the question from being included, saying administration officials had given a "contrived" rationale for including the query in the decennial US population survey. Justices Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh said citizenship questions were common in other countries and had been on the USA forms over the years. "News Reports about the Department of Commerce dropping its quest to put the Citizenship Question on the Census is incorrect or, to state it ...
By Friday night, Mediterranea reported that neither Malta nor Italy had sent vessels to pick up the remaining 41 migrants from its sailboat, Alex. Last month Italy passed a decree, spearheaded by Salvini and his far-right League party, to issue hefty fines for migrant NGOs that trespass national waters.
Mura says an investigation by the Energy and Environment Cabinet along with Fish and Wildlife officials continues, and that Beam Suntory could be fined due to the fire and spill. He added that authorities are pumping oxygen into the river to help mitigate the negative effects of alcohol on oxygen levels. Fire crews placed aeration devices in Glenns Creek and the Kentucky River to stimulate oxygen and are blocking more runoff with sand.
Epstein, 66, was arrested in NY after he arrived on an overseas flight, according to NBC News. A judge ruled in February that the plea deal violated federal law because victims were not notified. The 66-year-old financier has always been plagued by allegations of sexual abuse against minors . According to previously unsealed court documents in Florida, authorities say at least 40 underage girls were brought into Epstein's Palm Beach mansion for what turned into sexual encounters after ...
Video posted to Twitter showed the force of the blast blew out several windows at a nearby L.A. Fitness gym, sending patrons running for the exits. The blast sent large pieces of debris about 100 yards (about 91 meters) across the street.
I regret it". "I'm sorry for the pain and misconception". Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden . James O. Eastland of MS and Herman Talmadge of Georgia - two avowed segregationists - and that the men were able to get along and find areas of agreement, despite their differences.
One more, Congress general secretary Harish Rawat, took to social media on Thursday to declare that he was also taking responsibility for the party's humiliating defeat and resigning. Rahul Gandhi was often portrayed as clueless and entitled. Analysts said Gandhi's resignation was likely to throw the party into fresh turmoil. Rahul succeeded his mother Sonia Gandhi as Congress President in December 2017 and his major success at the helm of the 133 year old party was winning the three state ...
Gas explosion reported at a shopping center in Plantation. Windows and auto windshields were shattered in and around the mall, sending glass shards flying into patrons and employees, witnesses said. The police also wrote: "Plantation Police wants you to know about Police activity in the area of S University Dr & Peters Rd". Videos showed the scene, including windows blown out of the LA Fitness.
China detained two Canadians in December just days after Canada arrested Chinese high-tech executive Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver on a USA extradition warrant. "Don't be naive and mistakenly think that mustering a certain so-called ally to put pressure on China will have an impact", Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said at a regular press briefing.
We have four or five ways we can do it. The constitutionally mandated head count of every person in the USA also determines how many congressional seats and Electoral College votes each state is allotted for a decade. The court took the rare step of taking up the case directly from a trial court in NY before an appeals court had weighed in. In the majority opinion, Chief Justice John Roberts said that the administration's use of the Voting Rights Act to justify the question "seems to have been ...
The blocky, rustic figure was cut from the trunk of a living linden tree - whose base forms a tall plinth - in a field beside the Sava River in the village of Rozno, eight km (five miles) from Sevnica. But Mr Downey defended his art work, insisting it was "absolutely beautiful". Mr Downey came up with the idea as party of a project exploring the first lady's Slovenian roots.
The Monday night assault on the legislature - in which glass walls were shattered, slogans spray-painted over the walls and the electronic voting system destroyed - seems to have hardened positions on both sides. Carrie Lam was appointed as Hong Kong's leader by a committee dominated by pro-Beijing elites, suspended the legislation indefinitely after a huge protest over controversial china extradition bill early this month.
The US call for this expulsion came with a US allegation that North Korea had violated a cap on petroleum imports. That letter also reportedly urged member states to honor their commitments under UNSC resolution 2397 and ensure that North Korean laborers working in their territory are sent home by December 22.