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Go pick out that flawless Christmas tree Go pick out that flawless Christmas tree
- November 21, 2017

Residents have donated trees in the past, but not every big tree is an ideal candidate due to accessibility: The trees the city takes are usually so big that they have to be taken out with a crane and a flatbed truck. "I wouldn't be scared to buy one before Thanksgiving", the spokesman added. I finally drove myself to the hospital where I was put in an ambulance and taken to La Crosse to have some heart surgery. (more...)
Girl Scouts: Daughters shouldn't be forced to hug relatives for holidays Girl Scouts: Daughters shouldn't be forced to hug relatives for holidays
- November 22, 2017

Doing so, they said, 'can set the stage for her questioning whether she "owes" another person any type of physical affection when they've bought her dinner or done something else seemingly nice for her later in life'. Newsflash: "Girls are NOT that dumb!" "No one should be compelled to touch anyone they don't want to, especially children", wrote another commenter in support. (more...)
Likely Lads actor, Rodney Bewes, has died at the age of 79 Likely Lads actor, Rodney Bewes, has died at the age of 79
- November 22, 2017

Following the show's popularity among viewers, a colour sequel titled Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? aired between 1973 and 1974. Althought the exact details are unknown, he said that the pair had a disagreement over a press interview given by Rodney in the past. (more...)
Trump says Republican Roy Moore must be elected in Alabama Trump says Republican Roy Moore must be elected in Alabama
- November 21, 2017

Attorney Doug Jones. "I've looked at his record, it's awful on crime, it's bad on the border, it's bad on the military", Trump said of Jones, ahead of the December 12 election. He also suggested it was more important for voters to ensure a Democrat wasn't elected in the state's special election on December 12. "I've looked at his record", Trump added. (more...)
Recreational Cannabis Legalization Could Make It Onto Michigan's 2018 Ballot Recreational Cannabis Legalization Could Make It Onto Michigan's 2018 Ballot
- November 22, 2017

Local governments will have the choice of whether and where to allow marijuana businesses in their community. If voters approve the RMLA proposal , MI residents 21 and older would be able to legally carry up to 2.5 ounces of weed and store up to 10 ounces at home. (more...)
Actor Foreign visit: HC grants permission with conditions Actor Foreign visit: HC grants permission with conditions
- November 21, 2017

The actor, who was in prison in the case, had to surrender his passport to a magisterial court in Aluva as part of his bail arrangement. Dileep had requested the court to return his passport in his petition so he could attend to the inaugural proceedings of his new restaurant in Dubai. (more...)
Blaine Gabbert should keep playing after first Cardinals start Blaine Gabbert should keep playing after first Cardinals start
- November 22, 2017

Arians said he regretted not punting on fourth down. Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? While he took the blame for the loss, he felt the receivers contributed to it by dropping too many passes on a day Gabbert threw for 257 yards and a career-high three touchdowns. (more...)
Ahsan Iqbal chairs meeting of JCC on CPEC in Islamabad Ahsan Iqbal chairs meeting of JCC on CPEC in Islamabad
- November 22, 2017

The federal minister and his Chinese counterpart jointly presided over the meeting that was attended by around 150 high-level officials from the two countries along with chief ministers of all provinces and the prime minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK). (more...)
Zimbabwe President Mugabe agrees to step down Zimbabwe President Mugabe agrees to step down
- November 22, 2017

The police have shown no resistance, while Chris Mutsvangwa, the leader of Zimbabwe's influential war veterans, said on Friday that Mugabe would not be allowed to resist the military and remain in power. "These will be the commanders right now", explained Moffat, 23, waving a photo of military leader Constantino Chiwenga as well as Emmerson Mnangagwa , the previous V.P. (more...)
Drawing of lots sees Dublin miss out on European Banking Authority relocation Drawing of lots sees Dublin miss out on European Banking Authority relocation
- November 21, 2017

The selection of Paris was then made by the drawing of lots. Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe said: "I congratulate Paris on being chosen as the new seat of the European Banking Authority". The French capital was chosen over Dublin after a random draw was held to decide the victor when the two cities gained equal votes in a poll among EU27 finance ministers. (more...)
Rex Tillerson Condemns Anti-LGBT Violence on Transgender Day Of Remembrance Rex Tillerson Condemns Anti-LGBT Violence on Transgender Day Of Remembrance
- November 21, 2017

The Child Soldiers Prevention Act, passed in 2008, sought to prevent the US from providing weapons to nations that either enlist children as soldiers or support armed groups that do. According to the United Nations, tens of thousands of children are recruited and used as soldiers in violent conflicts worldwide. Countries on the list include: the Democratic Republic of Congo, Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, Mali, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. (more...)
Israel's PM Netanyahu to Meet with French President Macron on Iran
- November 21, 2017

Mr Hariri, who flew to France from Saudi Arabia, where he first made his shock resignation announcement, said he will go back to Lebanon in the coming days to take part in Independence Day celebrations. Saudi Arabia has denied accusations that it coerced him into standing down in response to the growing influence of Hizbollah in Lebanon. Hariri's abrupt resignation and continued stay in Saudi Arabia has caused fears for Lebanon's stability. (more...)
The Justice Department Is Investigating Harvard University's Affirmative Action Policies The Justice Department Is Investigating Harvard University's Affirmative Action Policies
- November 21, 2017

The squabble follows reports that the Justice Department had begun an investigation into whether university affirmative action admission policies broadly discriminate against white applicants. Seth Waxman, a partner at WilmerHale, the law firm representing Harvard, said Monday night that Harvard had no comment on the matter. DOJ spokesman Devin O'Malley told The Journal, "The Department of Justice takes seriously any potential violation of an individual's civil and constitutional rights". (more...)
Additional remains of USA soldier Johnson found in Niger Additional remains of USA soldier Johnson found in Niger
- November 21, 2017

USA military officials investigating the deadly ambush on an Army Special Forces team in Niger last month discovered additional remains of an American soldier killed in the attack while combing the scene for evidence, Pentagon officials said Tuesday. (more...)
U.S. arrests two Chinese oil company reps in Africa bribery scheme U.S. arrests two Chinese oil company reps in Africa bribery scheme
- November 21, 2017

The two, according to Department of Justice, bribed senior government officials in Uganda and Chad in favor of an unnamed company, which, Asia Times notes, the details in the DoJ complaint identify as CEFC. "Their bribes and corrupt acts hurt our economy and undermine confidence in the free marketplace", said Acting Assistant Attorney General Kenneth A. (more...)
First pictures: Kezia Dugdale in I'm a Celeb jungle outfit First pictures: Kezia Dugdale in I'm a Celeb jungle outfit
- November 21, 2017

Scottish Labour's James Kelly released a statement Tuesday saying the group "concluded that Kezia Dugdale would not face suspension", but would "be interviewed on her return to parliament and have the opportunity to present her account of events". (more...)
Strong winds to hit the Isle of Wight, Met Office warns Strong winds to hit the Isle of Wight, Met Office warns
- November 21, 2017

The Met Office has issued a variety of weather warnings - all Yellow - for the coming days. Some homes and businesses could also be flooded. Many places with a warning will see 25-50mm of rain with around 100mm of rain over higher ground. (more...)
Elephants forced onto interstate after semi fire Elephants forced onto interstate after semi fire
- November 21, 2017

Elephants on I-24.Another Day in the Office So what is that peeking its large head over a guardrail on the interstate. Fire crews were able to put the fire out and no one was injured, however crews were still on scene at 8:30 Monday morning. (more...)
CA Hells Angels members indicted for racketeering, extortion, murder
- November 21, 2017

The San Francisco FBI announced Monday, multiple criminal indictments against eleven members of the Hells Angels motorcycle gang. Intimidation of a sexual assault victim. At least eight of the men are members of the Sonoma County Hells Angels Chapter. Defendant Brian Wendt, the president of the Fresno chapter, carried out the murder after the victim was accompanied to Fresno by defendant Russell Ott, a member and former president of the Sonoma County chapter, according to prosecutors. (more...)
Lowe's traffic ticks up in store and online in Q3
- November 21, 2017

Net earnings were also a highlight in the period, ended November 3, jumping 130% to $872 million, or $1.05 per diluted share, versus $379 million, or $0.43 per diluted share, a year ago. The retailer also said Chief Operating Officer Rick Damron would retire and would be replaced by the president of Lowe's global business, Richard Maltsbarger, effective February 3. (more...)

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