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People 'Cards Against Humanity' buys land to try to stop border wall
Author: 0 'Cards Against Humanity' buys land to try to stop border wall

By now, you've heard of President Donald Trump's plans to build a border wall at the U.S. -Mexico border. According to the website , people who send $15 "will get an illustrated map of the land, a certificate of our promise to fight the wall, some new cards , and a few other surprises".

People Court allows Trump's travel ban to partially come into effect
Author: 0 Court allows Trump's travel ban to partially come into effect

Trump's ban was announced on September 24 and replaced two previous versions that had been impeded by federal courts. This ban will be applicable to the people from Syria, Libya, Iran, Yemen, Chad and Somalia who literally have no connections with the United States of America.

People NC a finalist for $1.6 billion Toyota-Mazda plant, report says
Author: 0 NC a finalist for $1.6 billion Toyota-Mazda plant, report says

Both Toyota and Mazda declined to comment to Bloomberg about the claims. The auto companies announced earlier this year that they were searching for a place to establish a plant that would manufacture 300,000 vehicles a year. CBS North Carolina will update this story as it develops. Randolph County is in the process of expanding its site by rezoning 370 acres to add to the 1,500 acres that comprise the site.

People Cat declawing ban passes unanimously in Denver
Author: 0 Cat declawing ban passes unanimously in Denver

In the operation, an animal's claws are removed and most or all of the last bone of each of the front toes of an animal is removed. (Since 2003, eight cities in that state have prohibited the act.) Public opinion was strongly behind the bill, though some pet owners objected, saying any pain experienced by cats who underwent the procedure was temporary.

People Advocacy group says social media manipulation by governments on the rise
Author: 0 Advocacy group says social media manipulation by governments on the rise

This year the group said 30 of the 65 countries it surveyed used paid commentators, trolls, bots, fake news sites and propaganda outlets to inflate popular support for their governments and manipulate elections - up from just 23 last year. "When trying to combat online manipulation from overseas, it is important for countries not to overreach", Kelly said. "The solution to manipulation and disinformation lies not in censoring websites but in teaching citizens how to detect fake news and ...

People Kerala CM to take call on Chandy post HC's observation
Author: 0 Kerala CM to take call on Chandy post HC's observation

The high court had cancelled Chandy's petition, stating that a minister won't be able to approach the court against the government for personal needs. The Division Bench of Justice P.N. Raveendran and Justice Devan Ramachandran rejected the plea filed by Chandy. Mr Vijayan said the LDF had earlier chose to entrust him to take an appropriate decision on the matter after looking into all aspects.

People Undercover Detroit cops brawled during a sting gone wrong
Author: 0 Undercover Detroit cops brawled during a sting gone wrong

It all happened in the 19300 block of Andover around 6 p.m. Thursday. The Detroit Police Department has launched an internal investigation after an undercover operation involving two precincts went wrong. As they approached the house, the officers confronted two individuals about 6 or 7 doors away, he said. "We hold our supervisors and our managers accountable", he said.

People Global Geopolitical Series: Syria solution nears thanks to Trump-Putin chemistry
Author: 0 Global Geopolitical Series: Syria solution nears thanks to Trump-Putin chemistry

Although the Presidents had no formal meeting on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Da Nang, Vietnam on November 10-11, they met briefly several times, and approved this joint statement in which they agreed to the necessity of easing the humanitarian suffering in Syria and called on all the United Nations member countries to contribute to the effort.

People Tumhari Sulu: Here's why we are excited about Vidya Balan's film
Author: 0 Tumhari Sulu: Here's why we are excited about Vidya Balan's film

Reporter: "Whatever movies we've seen of you so far has been "women-centric". However, [referring to journalist] there should be a change in the mindsets of people like you [who fat-shame people]". Vidya, known for films like "Parineeta", "Paa" and " The Dirty Picture ", feels it is time to "re-look" at the attitude towards sex. Secondly, in which universe is "women-centric" and "glamorous" mutually exclusive? The actor have had to face such insensitive questions about weight loss plans ...

People Wealthy Americans sign letter asking Congress not to cut their taxes
Author: 0 Wealthy Americans sign letter asking Congress not to cut their taxes

Ronald Reagan learned that lesson when his tax cut did not in fact increase revenues, and he was forced to raise taxes several times. Why don't they want their taxes cut? When the "populists" demanded Tax Fairness, they didn't mean that Congress should leave in all the loopholes, the tax-dodges and tricks that enable $2 trillion to be stashed in overseas tax havens, paying for tax cuts by stripping away the only deductions that enable working people to claw their way up the ladder of the ...

People Military can question Trump's order to launch nuclear weapons
Author: 0 Military can question Trump's order to launch nuclear weapons

Retired General Robert Kehler said the United States armed forces are obligated to follow legal orders, not illegal ones. Military officers are duty-bound to execute the order. "Unfortunately, I can not make that assurance today". Trump wrote on Twitter while on a trip to Asia, using admittedly toned-down rhetoric compared to past statements.

People Sandy Hook families launch plea to save gun suit
Author: 0 Sandy Hook families launch plea to save gun suit

Koskoff said "Remington may never have known Adam Lanza but they had been courting him for years". "Instead of marketing the AR-15 as a sporting rifle which is the euphemism in which Remington uses in court proceedings and in FCC filings, they marketed the weapon for exactly what it was".

People House to require training vs. sexual harassment
Author: 0 House to require training vs. sexual harassment

There is now no requirement for sexual harassment training in the House of Representatives, but individual offices may voluntarily have their staffs attend trainings offered by the Office of Compliance. "In fact, there are two members of Congress, Republican and Democrat, right now, who. have engaged in sexual harassment". Comstock said the name of the lawmaker she mentioned wasn't disclosed to her, but emphasized that naming names is an important step in promoting accountability and ...

People Trump's 'Not Qualified' Judge Pick Didn't Disclose Marriage to White House Lawyer
Author: 0 Trump's 'Not Qualified' Judge Pick Didn't Disclose Marriage to White House Lawyer

CNN reported that question No. 24 of the disclosure form asks nominees to 'identify the family members or other persons. that are likely to present potential conflicts on interest'. The Senate Judiciary committee recently approved him in a party-line vote. Senate Judiciary Committee ranking member Dianne Feinstein's criticism came after a report that nominee Brett J.

People Iran natural disaster survivors plead for help as toll rises
Author: 0 Iran natural disaster survivors plead for help as toll rises

But more aid was still needed. Authorities said that more than 30,000 houses had been damaged and at least two villages completely destroyed. Pir Hossein Koolivand, the head of national rescue services, said earlier the priority was "to provide solutions for heating, housing and food".

People Israel arrests Islamic Jihad's leader in West Bank
Author: 0 Israel arrests Islamic Jihad's leader in West Bank

Almost two weeks after the Israeli army blew up a tunnel that ran between the southern Gaza Strip and Israel, killing 12 Palestinian fighters from the Islamic Jihad and Hamas movements, Israel has continued to exchange threats with the groups, saying that it will "respond with force" to any retaliation from Gaza.

People Iranian Presence in Syria Is Legitimate, Russia Says Amid Israeli Concerns
Author: 0 Iranian Presence in Syria Is Legitimate, Russia Says Amid Israeli Concerns

The agreement was announced Saturday by the United States and Russian Federation in a joint statement calling for "the reduction, and ultimate elimination" of foreign fighters from southern Syria. Israel has largely stayed out of the war but has struck suspected weapon convoys to Hezbollah. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (2nd L) attends the weekly cabinet meeting at his office in Jerusalem November 12, 2017.

Author: 0 George Miller Seeks $7 Million Bonus on 'Mad Max: Fury Road'

Australia's news outlet the Sydney Morning Herald was the first publication to break the story, with the report claiming Kenny Miller Mitchell brought the case to the Supreme Court of New South Wales this past September. has not paid up. The statement continued: "We would much prefer to be making movies with Warner Bros than litigating with them but, after trying for over a year, we were unable to reach a satisfactory resolution and have now had to resort to a lawsuit to sort things out".

People Boy found in auto at Newport was hiding
Author: 0 Boy found in auto at Newport was hiding

The eight-year-old boy was meant to be in a grade 3 class at St Margaret Mary's Catholic Primary School in Spotswood in Melbourne's west. His classmates and teachers are being offered counselling and support. Police, paramedics and fire brigade crews had all rushed to the scene, which is close to a primary school and childcare centre. Local detectives were called in to investigate, assisted by the homicide squad, who were notified in accordance with police protocol.