In the end, lawmakers voted in line with the recommendations of the government and a royal committee on legal reforms. The repeal is expected to be endorsed by the appointed Senate and approved by King Abdullah II . Jordan's Lower House of Parliament repealed a law on Tuesday that allowed rapists to escape punishment by marrying their victims. Lebanon's Parliament is now considering repealing a similar provision in its laws.
The poll showed that 49 percent of voters strongly disapprove of his presidency, while 26 percent strongly approve. The white non-Hispanic population of each is 55 percent or less, compared to a national figure of 61 percent. Part of the reason why is the stark partisan divide in opinions on Trump: Just 9 percent of California Democrats approve of him, while 68 percent of Republicans approve.
Anthony Scaramucci is having a bad week. "This was a little awkward", Fallon said on " The Tonight Show ". The host then brought in an over-zealous GOP fan as a hype man for the struggling administration. And while we're at it, here are six things that lasted longer than Scaramucci. I just bought the Scaramucci 2017 jersey. Booting Priebus makes some sense, Noah said.
The Marijuana Injustice Act calls for marijuana use and possession convictions to be expunged and those now "for any individual who was sentenced to a term of imprisonment for a federal criminal offense involving marijuana", the bill reads.
Rough", he said. "I said, 'please don't be too nice. The comment, now described by the White House as a joke, angered some police who said it only served to dial back progress they'd made with the people they serve. And Harry Houck, a retired New York Police Department detective, said on "New Day" that officers interpreted the comments "as a joke." Ben Tobias , an officer in Gainesville, Florida, managed to generate a lot of attention with his own Twitter post wherein he disagreed ...
Does the Opposition want the Prime Minister to take over the state administration and break the federal structure? Rijiju said it was the responsibility of the state governments to deal with such crimes, and the Centre had issued an advisory in this regard.
The game is an online challenge in which participants are assigned a curator who asks them to perform 50 challenges out of which some are acts of self-harm. While the Blue Whale Challenge started in Russian Federation, it went on to become quite a menace in the US, UK, Brazil and France. The developers keep using different tactics to get them back by sending mails and messages.
A man stored his former girlfriend's dead body in a freezer, setting up home in her flat with another woman who assumed her identity, a prosecutor in OH has said. Ms Graves had not been seen for months, according to a missing person's report filed by her family in June. City prosecutor Dana Lantz confirmed Graves was Novoa's girlfriend and claimed Layton moved in with Novoa in Graves' apartment and began assuming Graves' life.
But the man was able to fight through it and keep moving forward, he said. One officer fired a Taser but it didn't work. The mother let the four responding police officers into the fifth floor apartment when they arrived on the scene. "I know he had a little mental problem, but to be violent and all that I don't know", said Devon Luke, Jeune's cousin. Jeune died at the scene, and Monahan described the shooting as unfolding "in seconds".
A top leader in the Congress, however, said the BJP has under-estimated Ahmed Patel as he may make inroads even among the BJP MLAs to secure enough votes to win in the very first round. Resonating similar views, Congress leader Manish Tewari informed "We have requested EC to remove NOTA in the Rajya Sabha elections (indirect election)".
One of the terrorists was wearing a suicide vest, who detonated himself while the second one was armed with a rifle. "There has been an explosion at the gate of Jawadya mosque in Herat city, possibly caused by a auto bomb". The death toll is expected to rise, according to local officals. But experts have previously questioned whether there are direct links between the group's local affiliate Islamic State Khorasan Province (ISIS-K) and the central ISIS command.
This announcement came after the police department in Austin, Texas pulled all of their Explorers from their police fleet following several complaints. NHTSA said the issue may be linked to three crashes and 41 injuries. "Safety is our top priority", Ford said in a statement . The process to change over the vehicles starts Saturday as teams from the City's Fleet and IT departments begin removing computers, weapons, and other equipment from the Explorer Interceptors.
The five suspects went on trial last summer over the series of high-profile drive-by shootings around Moscow's ring road, dubbed the "Grand Theft Auto" gang by Russian media over apparent similarities with the video game. After the shoot-out, everyone in the court was evacuated and all hearings have been postponed, the lawyer said. State-operated Russian news agency RIA Novosti said the shooting happened in the Moscow Regional Court.
There are suspicions the United States government is introducing the new sanctions against Russian Federation to boost exports of American natural gas to the European market. Trump has not indicated whether he will sign the bill, which also gives Congress a way to block any easing of new sanctions against Russia, North Korea and Iran, as well as older ones against Russia.
After the war that saw Georgia's small military routed in just five days, Moscow recognized South Ossetia and another breakaway province Abkhazia as independent states and moved in thousands of troops. Mike Pence strongly condemned Russia's occupation of Georgia's territory in a speech Tuesday, and said Pres. Trump will sign the Russian Federation sanctions bill soon.
In the end, De La Haye refused to meet the school and the NCAA, thus choosing his YouTube channel and losing his full scholarship. The association gave him two choices: he can keep the account monetized, but he has to stop referencing his status as a student athlete and move the videos wherein he does.
The girl was being watched by an aunt when she was taken about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday. The girl was taken from a house in the 21400 block of Karl, which is her aunt's home on the city's west side near Seven Mile and Lahser roads. The Michigan license plate on the trailer is D47 6667. She has brown eyes and black hair. The trailer also had a sign on the side that reads G&G Landscaping, Snow Removal and Grass Cutting.
Earlier, the Odisha government had evacuated about 6,000 people due to breaching of an embankment of Brahmani River in Jajpur district. Seven people had lost their lives in the floods with three deaths reported in Jajpur district and two each in Kalahandi and Malkangiri districts.
And, as Nintendo told Eurogamer: " this unlockable content is only unlocked using amiibo ". While amiibo fans everywhere will probably not be affected by this decision, non-collectors are feeling burned as seen in the comments in a NeoGAF thread on the subject.
Doctors and Palestinian officials said Sunday that the hospitalization of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas over the weekend came as a result of exhaustion. Media reports had said that Abbas had left his office on Thursday after feeling unwell, and he was admitted for examinations Saturday morning. A year ago, Abbas was taken to the hospital with chest pains and suffering exhaustion.
In the aftermath of their botched attempt, thousands of people have been arrested, many suspected of having links to Fethullah Gulen , a cleric living in exile in the US. Turkish authorities are searching for Adil Oksuz, who is accused of coordinating the coup with rebels. Oksuz was detained following the coup's defeat, but was subsequently released and is now on the run.
The report said Sunday's ejection test is the third one conducted this month and the fourth this year. "We handle everything", US President Donald Trump told reporters during a Cabinet meeting. Nonetheless, the Pentagon acknowledged that the latest launch marked North Korea's longest test-flight of any missile . The current USA intelligence assessment is that the missile program aboard submarines remains in the very early stages.
While the country's main opposition party Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) which was founded by cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan over two-decades ago does not corroborate dynastic politics, but it too is centred around the cult personality of its leader Imran Khan .
Early morning beachgoers in Maryland, US, made a harrowing discovery on Monday (31 July) - the body of a young woman buried under the sand. According to Ocean City Police, citizens reported seeing a body to city employees at 6:30 a.m.in the area of Second Street and the beach.
A woman and two young boys are missing and police are hoping people can help locate them. There is concern for their well-being as they have not been seen or heard from since Friday, the alert states. At 5:30 p.m. today, their vehicle was found by a family member upside-down in Sycolin Creek near Hogeland Mill Road off Evergreen Mills Road south of Leesburg.
This event has grown to be one of the most successful community events and is celebrated annually on the first Tuesday in August. Greenville police will host a NNO event from 6 to 8 p.m.at the Sterling Center. Tuesday, Aug. 1, at the Pine Island Fire Hall. Check this map for a listing of northern IL communities planning National Night Out events. Vavra Park in Merriam is just one of the many places throughout the metro where police officers will meet with the community.
Among other measures, he said he would use the assembly's powers to bar opposition candidates from running in gubernatorial elections in December unless they sit with his party to negotiate an end to hostilities that have generated four months of protests that have killed at least 120 and wounded almost 2,000.
In a statement, the Army confirmed that wanted Lashkar-e-Toiba militant Abu Dujana was among two militants killed in the encounter in Pulwama. An encounter broke out between the holed up militants and security forces early today. Terrorists Abu Dujana & Arif killed. He had given security forces a slip at least five times. He was involved in the attack at a CRPF party in Pampore in past year June in which eight security personnel were killed.
Police were searching Sunday for a man suspected of killing a woman in a Mendota Heights office building while he was being pursued for an armed robbery. Officers also found the wallet from the home invasion. The Toyota pulled over and stopped briefly before fleeing, eventually crashing into a pond. According to McCarthy, the department began receiving reports that Nguyen had taken hostages inside the facility.
MILLIONS of households across the United Kingdom have never switched and are stuck paying more than they should. " Customers concerned about their tariff should switch to a fixed price deal now and the Government should rapidly set out how it intends to make this market work better for consumers ".
He added,"I have been flying for 30 years". According to the New York Post , at least 20 people were injured due to the weather. Capt Alexander Akopov said he and other crew were celebrating as if it was a "second birthday" after his life-saving heroics in coping with damage caused by hailstones the size of hen's eggs.
The bridge connects a hiking trail in the Alps between Grachen and Zermatt, and took two-and-a-half months to build. At the bridge's official opening on Saturday, July 29, Daniel Luggen, director of Zermatt Tourism , could barely contain his excitement, CNN reports .
McKernon said the inspections are comprehensive, involving hands-on checks by safety officers who go over each ride checking its structural integrity as well as its mechanical and operational integrity. He added that, in OH, once a ride has undergone an initial inspection it must then go through a re-certification each time it is moved to another location.
Fox News reporter Ed Henry said this weekend that the reason Trump's supporters like his controversial tweets is because he routinely points out the "hypocrisy" of lawmakers - and Americans are exhausted of it, too. "I don't think it is ever the best way to proceed when you have major policy in this country determined exclusively by one political party, based upon my reading of history", he said .
Kroenke, regularly criticised by Arsenal fans over his perceived lack of investment in the Gunners' squad, is a keen huntsman and has channelled his passion into a new venture called My Outdoor TV . Supporters of hunting claim that the big-money hunts are sometimes the only way of generating the funds that help protect species from extinction, though critics have described the early viewings as " sickening ".
Ali took four wickets in the innings and victory means that England are 2-1 up against South Africa in the series. England's main obstacle remained opener Dean Elgar , undefeated on 113 after five hours at the crease. Toby Roland-Jones made his debut in the third test victory and was part of England's pace attack alongside James Anderson and Stuart Broad , while Finn, whose last test appearance was in October a year ago, was added as standby for Wood.
Chinese soldiers crossed into Uttarakhand's Barahoti in Chamoli district on July 25 at about 9 am and came upto 200 metres on the other side of the border, reported the Indian media. However, the Chinese official media has been carrying a blistering campaign accusing India of trespassing into the Chinese territory. ITBP men patrol these areas in civil dress.
As Senate Republicans have been scrambling to get enough votes to advance Obamacare repeal, multiple pieces of health care legislation put up by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) have failed to get 50 votes . Despite more than seven years of whines, promises and rhetoric, Republicans had only two shared goals: Dismantle anything that bore Barack Obama's mark - especially "Obamacare" - and give their rich donors (and themselves) a tax break.
In her first press conference as Labour leader Ardern thanked Little for his "incredible work" over the last couple of years and said the situation the party had found themselves in this week was "not what anyone expected or wanted". Kelvin Davis , MP for Te Tai Tokerau, was elected to the position of Deputy Leader, also unopposed... She featured in most of Labour's campaign advertising.
Several European nations, but particularly Germany, have been concerned with the wording of the latest United States sanctions, which intend to target foreign investment in Russia's energy industry. German business leaders also warned these sanctions could prevent German companies from working on energy pipeline projects that are important to the country's energy sector.
While flying home from the G20 Summit in Germany, President Donald Trump dictated the statement made by his son, Donald Trump Jr ., in response to allegations that he met with a Russian lawyer during the 2016 presidential election . He wanted the statement to say that the meeting had been initiated by the Russian lawyer and primarily was about her pet issue-the adoption of Russian children.
But it has also left many questioning how taxes will be different, especially if Trump, who suffers from low national approval ratings, does not become more actively involved in pushing for the bill. The House Ways and Means Committee is expected to mark up a bill first, hopefully the first week back in September, Short said. Negotiators have made "enormous progress" despite being "pretty far apart" when the effort to rewrite the tax code began during the transition, Cohn said Monday morning.
Reacting sharply to the resignation of three SP Members of Legislative Council (MLCs) earlier in the day and reports of their joining the BJP, Yadav said he would not stop any of these members from quitting the party. After Goa and Manipur, and mostly recently in Bihar and Gujarat, the BJP was now trying the same manipulative tactics in UP through misuse of State agencies like CBI and Income Tax department to run a campaign to paint its opponents as corrupt, Ms.
White House Press Secretary Sarah Hucakbee Sanders confirmed Scaramucci's departure in a statement after the news broke . The Times reported that Scaramucci was removed from the position by President Trump at the behest of Kelly. It was one of several short stays so far in Trump's White House. He is named communications director on July 21 of a White House that is beset by open feuding and leaks, and seeking to counter charges it is in disarray.
Rauner, who spent weeks vowing to quickly veto the legislation , did not do so Monday. For the first time in over two decades, we have a school funding bill that changes the calculus for underserved children in East Moline and across the state.
Style, a Instagram fan page recently posted a 2015 video of the star grabbing snacks at a gas station. The fan account captioned the video, "Everybody who calling rob too fat, [ Melissa ] telling you what to do in this video K!" In the clip, Rihanna can be seen walking around a convenience store clutching bags of snacks alongside her friends, including BFF Melissa Forde .
The National Weather Service is forecasting a major heat wave Tuesday through Thursday. Joe Lester, a meteorologist with the agency's office in Billings, warned that substantial wind gusts could prove problematic for wildfires now burning in the region.
The release comes nearly three months after Macron's campaign was hacked two days before his election. Macron's campaign issued a statement May 5 saying a major hack had put thousands of emails and internal communication at risk. France's election campaign commission said in May "a significant amount of data", some of it likely fake, had been leaked on social networks after a cyberattack on the presidential campaign of then candidate Macron.
President Donald Trump continued a furious tweet storm Monday by again raising the specter he will cut off billions of dollars for the Affordable Care Act , which he said he will teach insurance companies and Congress a lesson.
Various websites are banned under Russia's internet restriction and child protection rules. It can also be blamed for allowing Russians to have an idea of the other forms of government outside of their country. So by February 2018 China will block all VPNs . "These apps remain available in all other markets where they do business". VPNs are popular in China, allowing users to get around the country's internet filter dubbed the Great Firewall.