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Boeing is said close to issuing warning on 737 Max after crash

Boeing is said close to issuing warning on 737 Max after crash Lion - always been dogged by safety problems - has said the Boeing 737-Max 8 suffered a technical issue on the flight just prior to its deadly crash Monday and that it was fixed. Scores of body bags have been gathered but so far only 14 individuals have been identified. " The investigation into Lion Air flight 610 is ongoing and Boeing continues to cooperate fully and provide technical assis... [Full Article...]

MI becomes first Midwest state to legalize recreational marijuana

MI becomes first Midwest state to legalize recreational marijuana MI would be the first U.S. Midwest state to allow its residents to purchase and consumer cannabis legally. The proposal passed by a 56-44 percent margin with 93 percent of precincts reporting. Measure 3 would have gone further than any initiative enacted so far by removing marijuana from the state's list of prohibited substances and thereby legalizing "any nonviolent marijuana activity, except ... [Full Article...]

BLACKBURN TAKES TENNESSEE: GOP Candidate Defeats Democrat Phil Bredesen

BLACKBURN TAKES TENNESSEE: GOP Candidate Defeats Democrat Phil Bredesen Although Bredesen largely kept his distance from other well-known Democrats, Blackburn had no qualms bringing Trump and fellow national Republicans to Tennessee. Corker, the outgoing senator, had backed Blackburn but refused to campaign against Bredesen, whom he considers a friend. In a lengthy post on Instagram about a month before the election, Swift said she could not support Blackburn becaus... [Full Article...]

Florida Approves Ballot Measure Restoring Felons' Voting Rights

Florida Approves Ballot Measure Restoring Felons' Voting Rights However, that estimate included people convicted of murder and felony sex offenses, who will not be eligible under Amendment 4 . Florida Democrats feel that restoring voting rights to people who have served sentences for felonies could prove beneficial in future elections, according to the Daily Beast . [Full Article...]

DeSantis wins Florida governor’s race; Gillum concedes

From the beginning of his career and his campaign, DeSantis , 40, a former Navy prosecutor and Tea Party congressman from Northeast Florida, has represented a rejection of the establishment and a strict ideology based in small government. I've been voting my whole life. DeSantis quit his job in Congress to focus on the gubernatorial race, a heated affair that largely reflected the broader nat... [Full Article...]

Cameroon: Around 80 people, mostly school students, abducted in Bamenda city

Cameroon: Around 80 people, mostly school students, abducted in Bamenda city The 79 students abducted Sunday night are aged 11-17. "We hope and pray they release the kids and the teachers", he added. "You will be going to school now here", the men said. He had earlier put the number of children taken at 79, but one of them was, in fact, a teacher, who remains with the kidnappers. The separatists also have set fire to at least 100 schools and driven out students and teach... [Full Article...]

Minnesota, Michigan send first Muslim women to US Congress

Minnesota, Michigan send first Muslim women to US Congress President Donald Trump . She said her political life began attending local Democratic Farmer Labor party caucuses with her grandfather after arriving in the US. This seat has been held by Democrats since 1963. The seat she won is in a predominantly African-American congressional district with few Muslim voters. [Full Article...]

Fox News doesn’t condone Hannity appearance with Trump

Fox News doesn’t condone Hannity appearance with Trump Fox News, however, said Tuesday it wasn't pleased with their talents' performances, calling it an " unfortunate distraction ". Most media companies very clearly state that journalists can not publicly endorse a political candidate or donate to campaigns. [Full Article...]

Cops: 'Sociopath' Kid Strangled Mom After Fight Over Grades

Cops: 'Sociopath' Kid Strangled Mom After Fight Over Grades I have a feeling this is a case we'll be hearing about for years. After the murder, police say Ramos called friends to help him make it look like someone had burglarized the home. He described the boy as appearing "very proud of what he did" during his re-telling of the events. The boy initially told deputies his mother was missing, but Chitwood said he later admitted killing her mother while ... [Full Article...]

Triumph the Insult Comic Dog roasts Beto O'Rourke, Ted Cruz

Triumph the Insult Comic Dog roasts Beto O'Rourke, Ted Cruz Greg) Abbott administration, have done quite enough to intimidate voters without staging military rehearsals on Election Day". "See, because he's a reptile". "I'm not 'overwhelming scientific evidence of global warming'". Finally, Cruz tries to get in a zinger about how it was the Democrats who neutered Triumph, and the Insult Comic Dog is ready for it. [Full Article...]

Find your polling place or drop-off locations for mail ballot

Find your polling place or drop-off locations for mail ballot In-person absentee voting , also known as early voting, has ended. "It's probably more than what I would expect", Johnson said . Lowell and Malden - which are among the more diverse cities in the state - made the list of 35 places in 19 states where the DOJ said it will scrutinize polling stations. [Full Article...]

Trump administration reimposes some of the Iran sanctions that Obama administration relieved

Trump administration reimposes some of the Iran sanctions that Obama administration relieved Rouhani's vow to keep exporting oil came as the Trump Administration snapped back sanctions on more than 700 individuals and companies that received sanctions relief when a landmark 2015 nuclear deal took effect. "These sanctions have already had an enormous impact", Pompeo said, adding that Trump's policy will be "fully in place" as of Monday. "We are at an economic war situation". [Full Article...]

Brian Kemp Is Getting Desperate

Brian Kemp Is Getting Desperate Stacey Abrams has been running for governor of Georgia against Brian Kemp , who is also the secretary of state of Georgia, which means he oversees elections. Democrats also have blasted Kemp over 53,000 voter registrations that his office flagged as pending ahead of Tuesday's election. "I don't want anyone to vote for me because I'm black", she told supporters in Savannah on Monday. [Full Article...]

Mother of Girl Scouts hit-and-run victim: "There was no warning"

Mother of Girl Scouts hit-and-run victim: The truck was found to be abandoned in the garage at this location and the driver and a passenger had left the house prior to police arriving. The other Girl Scouts killed in the crash were Jayna Kelley, 9, and Autumn Helgeson, 10, officials said. [Full Article...]

Maneka Gandhi Says Maharashtra Should "Consider Removing" Forest Minister

Maneka Gandhi Says Maharashtra Should Officials are searching for her two cubs. Even a press release issued by the department on Saturday made no mention of the cubs. "This is a coldblooded murder", Jerryl Banait, an advocate for animal rights, said. The Maharashtra minister said orders to capture the tigress were given when she killed five people. In addition, the standard operating procedures in place to deal with such situation... [Full Article...]

Indonesia extends search for Lion Air crash victims

Indonesia extends search for Lion Air crash victims Few details have been released but the ministry said it had looked over half a dozen jets so far and discovered that one had a problem linked to its cockpit display while another had a glitch in a jet stabilisation system. Operational Director Bambang Suryo Aji on Monday ruled out the possibility that the plane exploded in the sky as there has been no burnt signs on the debris and body parts found... [Full Article...]

Killed In Highway Accident In Northwest China

Killed In Highway Accident In Northwest China Pictured: The aftermath of a highway accident in Lanzhou, in northwestern China's Gansu province. Thirteen bodies have been found and two were still missing, according to the Xinhua News Agency. In the meantime, Gansu provincial authorities have ordered unsafe sections of expressways to be inspected. The death toll in a 31-vehicle pile-up on an expressway in Gansu Province on Saturday evenin... [Full Article...]

Abrams and Kemp are virtually tied in Georgia governor's race

Abrams and Kemp are virtually tied in Georgia governor's race Abrams faces off against Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp (R). "I'm the only candidate with a plan to get that done and to do that without vitriol, without vilifying people ", she said . "I'm not here because I'm making some grandstand because I'm thinking of running myself". "[She] has been down to Mar-A-Lago.until I ran for office we did very well. [Full Article...]

The President and the Constitution, by Linda Chavez

The President and the Constitution, by Linda Chavez Trump then claimed he could do it with an executive order. When it comes to the 14th Amendment , my good friend and fellow Justice Department veteran Andy McCarthy agrees that it does not require birthright citizenship. The president has said that he believes he can end the policy found in the Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution with an executive order. [Full Article...]

UK Cabinet to quiz PM May on reported Brexit deal

UK Cabinet to quiz PM May on reported Brexit deal May's plans are likely to appease all wings of the Conservative Party, and could even appeal to some Labour MPs, the newspaper said . May later reiterated to Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz that she believed a withdrawal accord was 95 per cent complete, and was "confident" of a deal on the Northern Irish backstop . [Full Article...]


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