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Spanish motorway closed by escaped elephants Spanish motorway closed by escaped elephants
- Апреля 03, 2018

General Director of Traffic at the Interior Ministry Gregorio Serrano posted a video of the injured elephant being lifted to safety on Twitter. Elephants are loose on the tarmac. "Shortly the A30 will be reopened", Serrano said. It said (in Spanish) that they are being looked after by the local authority until they can be transferred. (more...)
Less Restrictive Marijuana Laws Linked To Reduced Opioid Prescriptions Less Restrictive Marijuana Laws Linked To Reduced Opioid Prescriptions
- Апреля 03, 2018

Response: Medical and adult-use marijuana laws have the potential to lower opioid prescribing for Medicaid enrollees, a high-risk population for chronic pain, opioid use disorder, and opioid overdose . That's about 39 fewer prescriptions per 1,000 people using Medicaid. The other study looked at opioid prescribing nationwide for people using Medicare , which covers people 65 years or older and those with disabilities. (more...)
Kenya: Deported Miguna Lands in Toronto, His Lawyer Havi Says Kenya: Deported Miguna Lands in Toronto, His Lawyer Havi Says
- Апреля 03, 2018

The self declared leader of National Resistance Movement Miguna Miguna left Dubai for Toronto on air Canada flight last evening, ending his constant threats to fly back to Kenya. The impasse was precipitated by his refusal to sign immigration papers and have his Canadian passport stamped. On how Mr Miguna might have lost his Canadian passport, Mr Ombeta said: "Most likely he lost it during the scuffle that ensued at JKIA". (more...)
Baker Says State Police Troop E Eliminated In Wake Of Overtime Scandal Baker Says State Police Troop E Eliminated In Wake Of Overtime Scandal
- Апреля 03, 2018

This comes after at least 30 of the troopers from Troop E were allegedly paid in 2016 for shifts they did not actually work. Baker said Monday that if either investigation - the attorney general's criminal probe or the internal State Police investigation - finds that a trooper who retired violated the law or State Police policies, "they should lose their pensions". (more...)
FBI's McCabe raises $500000 for legal fight against Trump FBI's McCabe raises $500000 for legal fight against Trump
- Апреля 03, 2018

McCabe's spokeswoman said he intends to use the legal fund to cover the costs of responding to requests from the Justice Department inspector general and likely oversight hearings in Congress. "It is not the creation of the GoFundMe page for McCabe that is concerning but its timing". In a statement, McCabe called the outpouring "simply overwhelming". (more...)
Bharat Bandh on April 2 against SC/ST Act, police tightens security Bharat Bandh on April 2 against SC/ST Act, police tightens security
- Апреля 03, 2018

Had the erstwhile SAD-BJP regime taken adequate precautionary measures at that time, the state would not have witnessed the unnecessary violence, said the Chief Minister, taking a dig at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vijay Sampla over his provocatively misleading statement against the Punjab government's decision to suspend Mobile Internet services ahead of today's Bandh. (more...)
Immigrant 'caravan' heading to US-Mexico border sparks Trump's concern Immigrant 'caravan' heading to US-Mexico border sparks Trump's concern
- Апреля 03, 2018

If they're not going to help us at the border, it's a very sad thing between our two countries. Adolfo Flores , a Buzzfeed reporter, has been following the caravan directly from San Pedro de Tapanatepec, informing that most of the immigrants don't have the authorization to establish themselves in Mexican territory, but that didn't prevent them from gathering under the organization of the voluntary group Pueblos Sin Borders and flee from the violence and instability that undermine their ... (more...)
Tech woes, worsening tensions with China sink United States stocks Tech woes, worsening tensions with China sink United States stocks
- Апреля 03, 2018

It could be a bumpy ride in the coming months as China is an important market for US manufacturers. Economists weren't so sure, however, that the tariffs were the right move for the USA economy. Martin County, near the heart of his district, straddles Minnesota's border with agriculture-rich Iowa and ranked sixth among all pork-producing counties in the United States in 2016, according to statistics compiled for the 2012 census. (more...)
Justice Department sues California over 'extreme' law restricting federal land transfers Justice Department sues California over 'extreme' law restricting federal land transfers
- Апреля 03, 2018

The U.S. Justice Department alleged that a California law that gives the state the right of first refusal on sales of federal parcels is unconstitutional and has so far delayed transactions involving land controlled by the Postal Service, the Navy and the Department of Veterans Affairs. (more...)
Saudi prince backs Israel's 'right' to a homeland Saudi prince backs Israel's 'right' to a homeland
- Апреля 03, 2018

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has recognized Israel, stressing that Israelis are entitled to their own land . "But we have to have a peace agreement to assure the stability for everyone and to have normal relations", he added. (more...)
Sanctions issue in Skripal case to depend on Russia's further steps, - Gough Sanctions issue in Skripal case to depend on Russia's further steps, - Gough
- Апреля 03, 2018

Washington joined a score of Britain's allies in expelling Russian diplomats in response to a nerve agent attack against a former double agent, with more than 150 ordered out of the US, EU members, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries and other nations. (more...)
Russian Federation says spy poisoning could be 'in interests' of United Kingdom government Russian Federation says spy poisoning could be 'in interests' of United Kingdom government
- Апреля 03, 2018

But Russia denies any involvement and has called for Britain to give it access to the nerve agent used. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov denounced the British accusations on Monday as a "mad and frightful provocation". Yesterday, Moscow's top diplomat Lavrov told a news conference that the Skripal attack "could be in the interests of the British government which found itself in an uncomfortable situation having failed to fulfil promises to its electorate about the conditions for ... (more...)
Taliban key leader among over a dozen killed in N. Afghanistan Taliban key leader among over a dozen killed in N. Afghanistan
- Апреля 03, 2018

The government says at least 25 Islamists were killed or injured, but a doctor in Kunduz city told the BBC that more than 50 severely injured people were brought to his hospital. He said they were attending a graduation ceremony. Taliban denies its members were targeted, saying the attack killed and wounded 150 civilians. Military helicopters fired rocket shells onto a Taliban facility in Kunduz province, northern Afghanistan, on Monday. (more...)
Molinaro launches campaign for NY governor Molinaro launches campaign for NY governor
- Апреля 03, 2018

As a teenager, he said, he mowed lawns, mucked horse stalls and worked in a local pizzeria in the tiny community where he was elected to the village board at the age of 18. He said Monday that he later received an "outpouring" of support, prompting him to jump into the race against Cuomo. Molinaro said he prefers "conversation and compromise". (more...)
Pinwheel garden raises awareness during Child Abuse Prevention Month Pinwheel garden raises awareness during Child Abuse Prevention Month
- Апреля 03, 2018

The rape that took place earlier this month made a group of mothers call on social networks for a demonstration seeking to achieve better government measures toward the victims and greater public awareness, initiatives that will be presented to the Government on April 2nd. (more...)
Africa is Literally Dividing into Two Africa is Literally Dividing into Two
- Апреля 03, 2018

As well as if you require any type of evidence, look no more compared to Kenya's Rift Valley, where a titan, open tear opened adhering to hefty rainfalls as well as seismic task, inning accordance with Face2Face Africa. The fractures that formed the rift started 30 million years ago in northern Ethiopia and reached Zimbabwe at a rate of 2.5-5 cm per year. A massive piece of East Africa will break off from the main continent, although certainly not in our lifetimes, according to a ... (more...)
3 killed in MP as Dalit protesters turn violent 3 killed in MP as Dalit protesters turn violent
- Апреля 03, 2018

Police said that following violence in Gwalior, areas falling under the police stations of Thatipur, Gola ka Mandir and Murar were put under curfew and Internet services stopped. Home Minister Rajnath Singh appealed for peace, while Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said the government was not a party to the Supreme Court decision on the SC/ST Act and "respectfully" did not agree with its reasoning behind the verdict. (more...)
Bogaerts Hits First Home Run, Red Sox Beat Rays 3-2 Bogaerts Hits First Home Run, Red Sox Beat Rays 3-2
- Апреля 03, 2018

Devers' big hit came with the bases loaded and one out in the sixth, rifling a 1-2 fastball into right field to bring in Jackie Bradley Jr . "It was fantastic. "There is no doubt in my mind". "They're going to get going". Boston's Xander Bogaerts , who went 8 for 12 with five doubles and a homer over the first three games, was hitless in five at-bats. (more...)
Defunct Chinese space station Tiangong 1 hurtling toward Earth Defunct Chinese space station Tiangong 1 hurtling toward Earth
- Апреля 03, 2018

Scientists had earlier said it might be possible to see the spacecraft burn up in a "series of fireballs streaking across the sky". The difficulties seemed to wrong-foot Chinese space scientists - just moments before announcing the craft would come down over the Pacific, they said it would make its re-entry over Sao Paulo, and head towards the Atlantic Ocean. (more...)
Trump EPA rescinding Obama-era auto fuel efficiency, emissions standards Trump EPA rescinding Obama-era auto fuel efficiency, emissions standards
- Апреля 03, 2018

The warnings to California didn't stop there as Pruitt said "Cooperative federalism doesn't mean that one state can dictate standards for the rest of the country". Pruitt during an interview with ABC News. The coalition of states led by California, which had sought more stringent standards, agreed to set its requirements at the same levels. (more...)