Thursday June 22-nd, 2017

Palestinian court orders local elections only in West Bank Palestinian court orders local elections only in West Bank

The Palestinian government plans local elections, but only in the West Bank. The Central Elections Committee has, under law, up to four weeks to set a new date, which would be announced by the Palestinian cabinet. A wave of Palestinian attacks that...

Experts point to brain injury in N Carolina police shooting Experts point to brain injury in N Carolina police shooting

Bamberg said while an officer in the footage says a gun is at the scene, Scott's family continues to contest that. WBTV has learned that Scott's family viewed the unreleased portions Tuesday afternoon at 4:30 p.m. "In fact, it's my belief that if t...

Clinton seizes offensive as troubles mount for Trump Clinton seizes offensive as troubles mount for Trump

Hillary Clinton continues to outpace Donald Trump in spending on television ads - a trend that has moved into the fall as voters begin to cast ballots. They also say the report shows how broken the USA tax code is and that Trump is the one to fix it....

Teen shot shot by LAPD appears to be holding gun in video Teen shot shot by LAPD appears to be holding gun in video

Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck talks during a news conference in Los Angeles , Monday, Oct. 3, 2016. Beck said that releasing today's video footage, which was captured by a business security camera and did not belong to the department, d...

Gary Johnson blames geography for costly US foreign interventions Gary Johnson blames geography for costly US foreign interventions

So conceptually, his fan base would overlap with Johnson, who was a member of the Republican party until his 2011 conversion to libertarianism. The poll was conducted from September 27-29, beginning the day after the first presidential debate.

Montreal's Pit Bull Bylaw Temporarily Suspended Montreal's Pit Bull Bylaw Temporarily Suspended

It said that the bylaw would discourage adoptions and lead to more dogs being euthanized. Pit bulls will no longer be able to be adopted, and current pit bull owners must obtain a special license by December 31, 2016. Opponents of Montreal's ne...

Pure Excitement for Joel Embiid for Sixers' Preseason Opener

Embiid was to be restricted to 12 minutes before the game, and ended up playing 12:57, all in the first half. Despite the layoff and the rust associated with it, Embiid is expected to start against the Celtics. The Sixers believe he has a chance to...

Time is Right for Drew Carey to back Gary Johnson Time is Right for Drew Carey to back Gary Johnson

Pollsters find that many of them are struggling over whether to vote for a third-party candidate, the strongest of whom is Johnson, on the ballot in all the states and Washington, D.C. "You know, pop quizzes on TV are just not Gary's long suit". In...

Montreal pit bull ban challenged in court as discriminatory and unreasonable Montreal pit bull ban challenged in court as discriminatory and unreasonable

Montreal city council's bylaw banning the buying or adoption of pit bulls has come into effect, following the mauling death of a woman in June. Montreal's SPCA organization has filed a lawsuit against the city, claiming the new anti-Pit Bull law...

Weld clarifies: Running mate Johnson 'would be the best president' Weld clarifies: Running mate Johnson 'would be the best president'

I won't be able to face myself in the mirror if I vote for either of the other two. "As Honorary Chair, Carey will speak out on behalf of the Johnson/Weld ticket and help lead the campaign's efforts in the State of California", a campaign news re...

Weld clarifies: Running mate Johnson 'would be the best president' Weld clarifies: Running mate Johnson 'would be the best president'

I won't be able to face myself in the mirror if I vote for either of the other two. "As Honorary Chair, Carey will speak out on behalf of the Johnson/Weld ticket and help lead the campaign's efforts in the State of California", a campaign news re...

Pit Bulls Are Officially Banned In Montreal Pit Bulls Are Officially Banned In Montreal

Rene Cadieux, a lawyer for the city, said common sense will be used to apply the law, which states that American Staffordshire terriers, Staffordshire bull terriers and American pit bull terriers — or any dogs mixed with those breeds or that bear sim...

Gary Johnson Stands By Being Skeptical of Elected Officials, Foreign Leaders Gary Johnson Stands By Being Skeptical of Elected Officials, Foreign Leaders

Among independent voters - or those who declined to state a party affiliation - Gary Johnson led all candidates in the four-way field. "It's not far-fetched to think the Electoral College would be close enough that New Mexico would make the differenc...

Montreal Temporarily Suspends Pit Bull Ban Montreal Temporarily Suspends Pit Bull Ban

The municipal regulation officially came into effect Monday, prohibiting new pit bulls on the territory of Montreal and placing restrictions on those now here. In fact, while police identified the dog involved in the fatal attack "by sight", ther...

Judge orders temporary stay on Montreal's pit bull ban Judge orders temporary stay on Montreal's pit bull ban

Last week in Montreal legislation was passed banning pit bulls from being adopted in the region. Lawyers for the animal welfare agency also argued that cities do not have the power to euthanize dogs that are neither errant nor unsafe because of ...

Libertarian VP candidate Weld to focus on defeating Trump Libertarian VP candidate Weld to focus on defeating Trump

President George W. Bush easily carried the state twice until Arizona Sen. "They were about getting re-elected", he said . Clinton received 35 percent support and Trump 31 percent support. The poll surveyed 501 likely New Mexico voters and contain...

Against the Pit Bull Ban Against the Pit Bull Ban

Montreal city council voted 37-23 in favour of the bylaw September 27. Superior Court Justice Louis Gouin heard arguments for a temporary stay and then authorized the immediate suspension of the pit bull-related clauses until 5 p.m. He feels tha...

Pennsylvania polls: Clinton with leads over Trump Pennsylvania polls: Clinton with leads over Trump

Vice presidential nominees Mike Pence, the Republican governor of IN, and Democratic Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia take the stage on Tuesday for their only debate of the campaign cycle. Vice President Joe Biden, whose late son was in the national gua...

APNewsBreak: Official: Chicago to hire 100s more officers

But it isn't clear where the money will come from in a city that's grappling with financial woes that threaten basic services. CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel will deliver his new, more comprehensive public safety plan for the nation's ...

Footballer Ched Evans 'raped woman in Rhyl hotel room' Footballer Ched Evans 'raped woman in Rhyl hotel room'

The former Sheffield United, Manchester City and Wales player denies a single charge of rape. Cardiff Crown Court was told the 27-year-old striker arrived at a hotel room in north Wales at around 4am after a friend phoned him to say "I've got a g...

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