The federal government officially shut down on Friday at midnight, after a short-term funding bill which would have funded the government for a month failed to gather enough votes to pass in the Senate. Because of the Republican's razor thin majority in the Senate, and the chamber's procedural rules that require 60 out of the Senate's 100 members to allow a controversial bill to move forward, any Republican funding measure will need at least some Democratic support.
While buses were en route, however, police discovered the original threat was credible. "By video through Snapchat from another student at the high school here that basically said he was going to kill him", said Harrison County Sheriff Shain Stephens.
Sen. Tina Smith, D-Minn., minced no words Friday on recent reports that President Donald Trump attempted previous year to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller - the ex-FBI director now investigating links between Russian Federation and the president's campaign.
Nirala's Ashok Chakra is among the 390 gallantry awards and other decorations approved by President Ram Nath Kovind on the eve of the 69th Republic Day celebrations. An ambush was laid and Cpl Nirala positioned himself close to the hideout, thus cutting off possibilities of an escape by the terrorists. "Laying this ambush itself at such close quarters demanded a very high degree of courage and professional acumen", the citation said .
It shows that Congress party still believes in aristocracy and not in democracy'. Bhubaneswar: Three senior leaders of Odisha Congress met party's national president Rahul Gandhi in New Delhi today reigniting speculations over a change of guard in the State unit.
Defense attorney Goetz said he planned to file for an appeal, reports said. They stopped at the Terrytown intersection, where witnesses said the two men were "in a heated verbal exchange" from their vehicles until McKnight exited his vehicle.
The founder of generic drugmaker Apotex and his wife, Honey, were found dead in their mansion on December 15. Police said an autopsy showed the Shermans died from "ligature neck compressions". She said investigators have "an extensive list of people" that they "look forward" to speaking to. The home was for sale. "Private investigators hired by the family had already deemed the deaths of Barry Sherman and his wife, Honey, as murders, and cops now concur, according to CBC News ".
The $23.6m million Boeing contract incorporates everything from the hand craft to establishment and testing. Air Force One refrigerator replacements to cost taxpayers $24mn Experts say Boeing's almost $24 million contract to install two new refrigerators on Air Force One is not price gouging, but due to the specific requirements of the presidential plane.
Rep. Kennedy , whose political profile has been relatively low key considering his lineage, is the great-nephew of President Kennedy and Senator Edward Kennedy, grandson Robert Kennedy, and is the son of former Congressman Joseph Kennedy, a prominent figure during his congressional years when it came to issues of Irish American concern.
Officials say patients walked through fire and toxic smoke to escape the hospital while the main exit on the first floor was ablaze. None had been required under fire prevention laws, he told journalists, but the hospital had been planning to install them in the coming week to comply with new regulations coming into force in June.
On Monday, the European Union froze the assets and imposed a travel ban on seven senior Venezuelan officials. Venezuela's ambassador to Spain , Mario Isea, was on Wednesday summoned for consultations by his government and is not in Spain, he added.
Surprising right? Well, it looks like Twitterati was also shocked and simply refused to believe her. What's surprising thing about Arshi's upcoming movie is that the actress reveals that she will share screen space with the Bahubali film superstar Prabhas .
It allegedly occurred in July 2017 after the turbines were developed by a joint Russian-German venture. Director General of Limited Liability Company Foreign Economic Association Technopromexport Sergey Topor-Gilka was also included in the list .
Democrats say short-term spending legislation must include protections for illegal immigrants brought to the U.S. as children, known as " Dreamers ". According to U.S. media, however, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell does not support the option and it is unclear whether Republicans would still have the 51 votes needed to pass a spending bill.
Non-stop rain has led the Seine and Marne rivers to overflow to record levels, with roads, railways and walking paths in Paris along the Seine inundated and boats unable to pass under bridges, effectively bringing traffic along the French capital's main waterway to a complete standstill, The Local reported.
He declined to elaborate. All the invitations were sent by a special representative of the Russian president for Syria Alexander Lavrentiev on behalf of states - peace guarantors in Syria: Russia , Iran and Turkey. Key regional players Russia, Turkey and Iran have been sponsoring parallel peace talks since the start of previous year, which have fuelled concerns that the Kremlin is looking to sideline the UN.
The steps taken include establishing a joint Arctic research center in Shanghai with the Nordic countries and purchasing mining rights from Greenland, which is in the process of emerging from Danish rule and may become fully independent in 2021.
A court heard the Wikileaks founder was suffering from depression, a frozen shoulder and painful toothache after hiding in Ecuador's London embassy from rape allegations and arrest for skipping bail since 2012. Assange sought political asylum in the embassy in June 2012, after a failed legal battle to prevent his extradition to Sweden. British Police say the charge of skipping bail is a much less serious offense than rape, but he could still face a one-year prison sentence if convicted.
The Taliban has claimed it is behind the attack. Afghan volunteers carry a body at the scene of a vehicle bomb exploded in front of the old Ministry of Interior Affairs in Kabul on January 27, 2018. The force of the blast shook windows of buildings at least two kilometres (more than a mile) away and shattered windows within hundreds of metres of the site.
Following his arrest this week, Hansen, form Dallas, was booked into the Jefferson County Jail on additional counts of escape and possession of marijuana. According to police, Hansen is now serving a sentence for possession of narcotics. The bag was found to have homemade chicken sausage and barbecued chicken, prepackaged snacks, bottles of brandy and whiskey, and dozens of packages of tobacco, CNN reported .