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Trump wants NASA to send astronauts to the Moon - but how exactly? Trump wants NASA to send astronauts to the Moon - but how exactly?
- December 16, 2017

That's according to White House spokesman Hogan Gidley. Trump's plans, which are a part of the Space Policy Directive 1, intend to prioritise the exploration of space, something he has been stressing on for a while now. The Commercial Spaceflight Federation (CSF) "applauds President Trump for signing Space Policy Directive 1, which directs NASA to partner with the USA commercial space industry to return Americans to the moon", Eric Stallmer, president of CSF, said in a statement . (more...)
Russell Simmons investigated by NYPD after misconduct allegations Russell Simmons investigated by NYPD after misconduct allegations
- December 16, 2017

Today, I will focus on "The Original Sin" ( Keri Claussen ), the claim that created this insane pile on of my #MeToo . The presumption of innocent until proven guilty must not be replaced by 'Guilty by Accusation , ' " Simmons said in a statement. (more...)
Uber Driver Charged in Sexual Assault of Teenager Uber Driver Charged in Sexual Assault of Teenager
- December 16, 2017

Someone called 911 and when police spoke with the girl she said her Uber driver raped her, Pihera said. According to Cpl. Michele Pihera, spokeswoman for the department, officers assigned to the west precinct were dispatched to an apartment complex off Old Norcross Tucker Road in unincorporated Tucker in the early morning hours of Monday, where they encountered a 16-year-old girl who "appeared to be extremely intoxicated". (more...)
Kansas Congressional Candidate Is First Female Political Casualty of the 'Reckoning' Kansas Congressional Candidate Is First Female Political Casualty of the 'Reckoning'
- December 16, 2017

According to the Kansas City Star , Ramsey was accused in 2005 of firing the man as retaliation after he spurned her sexual advances. Multiple sources familiar with the case told the Star that the accuser, Gary Funkhouser, reached a settlement agreement with Ramsey's employer at the time, LabOne . (more...)
MSU to set up $10 million counseling fund for Nassar victims MSU to set up $10 million counseling fund for Nassar victims
- December 16, 2017

Instead, Simon and the board agreed to put that money toward a scholarship fund, as well as create a $10 million fund for mental health services and sexual assault survivors. Lorincz told the trustees that they weren't doing enough. Kaylee Lorincz broke down in tears when she confronted MSU's president and board members during their scheduled meeting. (more...)
Erdogan touts steps in United Nations against US Jerusalem move Erdogan touts steps in United Nations against US Jerusalem move
- December 16, 2017

The Kremlin is aware of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's stance on Israel but does not share it, according to a statement Wednesday by Russian presidential spokesperson Dmitry Peskov. "No country in the world is above global laws", Erdogan said, and continued by adding that the Muslim world's opposing stance is not a retaliation, but rather, a "struggle for justice". (more...)
NY Port Authority suspect blames bombing on Israeli actions in Gaza NY Port Authority suspect blames bombing on Israeli actions in Gaza
- December 16, 2017

Authorities in Bangladesh began to track down his family soon after news of the attack broke and they first found Ullah's cousin, a law enforcement official, Mahiuddin Mahmud, said. Investigators continue to piece together Ullah's history and what led to the attack. A federal law enforcement official told CBS News the device malfunctioned, and that "it did not fully detonate which possibly caused the injury". (more...)
Full text: Republicans unveil their final tax bill Full text: Republicans unveil their final tax bill
- December 16, 2017

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., was a potential holdout. By leveraging political urgency, Rubio claimed a policy victory favoring lower income families as many conservatives are criticized for unfairly benefiting the wealthy. The bill makes a portion of the credit - $1,100 - available to families even if they owe no income tax. Speaking in the grand foyer of the White House, Trump called on members of five families joining him to talk about how exactly the tax plan would help them. (more...)
Trump administration issues new rules on United States visa waivers Trump administration issues new rules on United States visa waivers
- December 16, 2017

Now, that rule has been done away with, with the Department of Homeland Security saying it was in light of a 'Buy American, Hire American' executive order signed by Donald Trump in April. If the Trump administration does repeal the rule, it will disproportionately affect Indian immigrants , who made up almost 80% of all H-4 visas issued in 2015. (more...)
Trump says Russian Federation Trump says Russian Federation "not helping" with North Korea
- December 16, 2017

The White House however said there was no change in USA policy and Tillerson did not repeat the offer at the council meeting. Earlier this week Mr Tillerson said: "Let's just meet and let's talk about the weather if you want and talk about whether it's going to be a square table or a round table if that's what you're excited about". (more...)
Rex Tillerson to meet with Canada's cabinet, talk Korea crisis Rex Tillerson to meet with Canada's cabinet, talk Korea crisis
- December 16, 2017

The U.S. will be "prepared to engage with them in talks" only if Pyongyang gives up its weapons of mass destruction, Tillerson had said in March. "We will in the meantime keep our channels of communication open". Tillerson has previously expressed a desire to use diplomatic channels with Pyongyang, but Trump tweeted in October that such engagement would be a waste of time. (more...)
Senator Openly Mocks Trump Judicial Nominee Senator Openly Mocks Trump Judicial Nominee
- December 16, 2017

Petersen's response to being unable to answer that question was not promising. A court would abstain in order to give deference to the other court's forthcoming ruling, or to avoid the inefficiency of two courts grappling with the same issue, Cheng said . (more...)
Arushi case: Hemraj's wife moves SC against Talwar couple's acquittal Arushi case: Hemraj's wife moves SC against Talwar couple's acquittal
- December 16, 2017

The acquittal of doctor couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar in the sensational Aarushi-Hemraj murder case has been challenged in Supreme Court by the wife of Hemraj, the murdered domestic help. On the night of 16 May 2008, Aarushi was found dead with her throat slit in the bedroom of her Noida home. However, the Allahabad High Court found no "irresistible conclusion" against the dentist couple and ordered their release. (more...)
Man with knife shot at Amsterdam airport; main plaza evacuated Man with knife shot at Amsterdam airport; main plaza evacuated
- December 16, 2017

A man was shot in the leg at Amsterdam's busy Schiphol Airport on Friday after he walked into a military police office and threatened staff with a knife, a spokesman for the military police said . The incident happened at the airport's busy plaza, which is criss-crossed by thousands of people every day making their way to the departures and arrivals halls. (more...)
GOP Attacks Robert Mueller in Attempt to Discredit Russia Probe GOP Attacks Robert Mueller in Attempt to Discredit Russia Probe
- December 16, 2017

Asked what he would do if Trump ordered him to fire Mueller, Rosenstein said he would evaluate that question on its merits. "If there were no good cause, I would not". A gifted career Justice Department lawyer, Weissmann sent former acting attorney general Sally Yates an effusive email shortly after Yates was sacked for insubordinately defying Trump on enforcement of the so-called travel ban. (more...)
Natural disaster: 3.5 quake strikes off Redwood Coast Natural disaster: 3.5 quake strikes off Redwood Coast
- December 16, 2017

The one-minute quake could be strongly felt in the country's capital Jakarta more than 200 km from the epicentre. A magnitude-6.5 quake has struck off the coast of Java in Indonesia , the United States Geological Survey says, with authorities reporting at least one death and damage to buildings. (more...)
Monmouth County Could See More Snow Friday Afternoon Monmouth County Could See More Snow Friday Afternoon
- December 16, 2017

Starting at approximately 2 p.m. and lasting until 8 p.m., snow showers will fall leaving a coating to an inch on the ground, according to meteologist Mike Rizzo. Expect a windy day, with gusts up to 30 miles per hour, and temperatures rebounding into the 30s. Temperatures on Sunday are forecast to rise above freezing and near 40 degrees. (more...)
Omarosa 'physically dragged' from White House grounds Omarosa 'physically dragged' from White House grounds
- December 16, 2017

Multiple news outlets have reported , however, that she was sacked by Chief of Staff John Kelly and had to be removed from the grounds. Officially, Manigault Newman was earning $179,700 per year, the same as former White House press secretary Sean Spicer , as a result of the salary cap on White House staff members . (more...)
Islamic States acquired weapons from Syrian groups supplied by US, Saudi Arabia Islamic States acquired weapons from Syrian groups supplied by US, Saudi Arabia
- December 16, 2017

The data shows that deadly arms can often end up in the wrong hands. A new study published on December 14 by Conflict Armament Research (CAR) said more than 30% of the arms used by Islamic State on battlefields originally came from factories in the four European Union member states. (more...)
Unbiased Equity Research: Campbell Soup Company (CPB), Entergy Corporation (ETR) Unbiased Equity Research: Campbell Soup Company (CPB), Entergy Corporation (ETR)
- December 16, 2017

Motco raised its stake in shares of Campbell Soup by 301.9% during the 2nd quarter. Martingale Asset Mgmt L P accumulated 462,253 shares or 0.34% of the stock. United Fire Group Incorporated Inc invested in 0.19% or 10,000 shares. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, January 9th. On a percent-of-sales basis, CPB's free cash flow was 0.23% while THS converted -1.53% of its revenues into cash flow. (more...)

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