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Texas Revives 'Bathroom Bill,' but Only for Public Schools

Texas Revives 'Bathroom Bill,' but Only for Public Schools

It now goes to Gov. Greg Abbott, who can sign or veto the bill, or allow it to become law automatically. "We're getting rolled by the Senate", Israel said. Lois Kolkhorst , by refusing to refer it to a committee - an early step in the legislative process. The "Freedom to Serve Children Act" has received a late push in the Republican-dominated Legislature ahead of the May 29 end of the session. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sweden drops Julian Assange rape investigation

Sweden drops Julian Assange rape investigation

However, London police issued a statement after the Swedish announcement making it clear that Assange was still wanted by them. In a statement she explained that the current probe has been discontinued because Assange has "escaped all attempts by the Swedish and British authorities to execute the decision to surrender him to Sweden in accordance with the EU rules concerning the European Arrest Warrant". Consulte Mais Informação

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Online speculators increasing bets on early end to Trump presidency

Online speculators increasing bets on early end to Trump presidency

An investigation tends to be one of the first steps in the impeachment process. It simply means that the House of Representatives will bring charges against the president. As Vox indicated in an article published on Tuesday, "It's quite hard to impeach, convict, and remove a president from office - so much so that's it's never happened in United States of America history.So far, we are not even remotely close to this politically charged process getting started for Trump, let alone actually ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Britain follows Australia's lead on plain packaging for tobacco

All packs must contain a minimum of 20 cigarettes to make sure the packs are big enough for health warnings to cover 65% of the front and back, with the brand name restricted to a standard size, font and colour. Islamabad-The Ministry of National Health Services and Regulations (NHS), before the start of upcoming fiscal year, has recommended the finance ministry to increase Federal Excise Duty (FED) on lower slab cigarette brands, an official said on Wednesday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Britain follows Australia's lead on plain packaging for tobacco

All packs must contain a minimum of 20 cigarettes to make sure the packs are big enough for health warnings to cover 65% of the front and back, with the brand name restricted to a standard size, font and colour. Islamabad-The Ministry of National Health Services and Regulations (NHS), before the start of upcoming fiscal year, has recommended the finance ministry to increase Federal Excise Duty (FED) on lower slab cigarette brands, an official said on Wednesday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Plain packs already boosting illicit tobacco trade, TMA survey finds

Other measures include having the brand name in a standard typeface, and no more "misleading" labels such as "organic" or "low tar" with regards to the product. A reduction in the perceived attractiveness and appeal of cigarette packs due to plain packaging laws outweighed other tobacco control measurers, including the ban on smoking in public spaces and the rising cost of cigarettes, the researchers said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Plain packaging for tobacco a 'milestone'

Brand names must be written in a standard typeface and a graphic picture has to be featured at the top of the packet. In May 2016 it became law for all tobacco products to be sold in a "standardised" brown packaging. The Cochrane Review published last month estimated that the number of people who smoked in the United Kingdom could go down by 0.5% in just one year until May 2018 after analysing data from Australia - the first country to implement standardised tobacco packaging. Consulte Mais Informação

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Plain packaging for tobacco a 'milestone'

Brand names must be written in a standard typeface and a graphic picture has to be featured at the top of the packet. In May 2016 it became law for all tobacco products to be sold in a "standardised" brown packaging. The Cochrane Review published last month estimated that the number of people who smoked in the United Kingdom could go down by 0.5% in just one year until May 2018 after analysing data from Australia - the first country to implement standardised tobacco packaging. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mason County Relay for Life June 17

Mason County Relay for Life June 17

Saturday and the Luminaria Ceremony is also on Saturday, starting at 9 p.m. Jennifer Lewis, Relay for Life of Houston County said, "Our survivors are just fighters". Klinges, the team captain, said the ceremony was the seventh annual and the number of luminarias bought has been steady. So in keeping with the theme, she was dressed somewhat like Super Woman, but she realized she was one of a few who dressed up for the event. Consulte Mais Informação

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Beyoncé holds baby shower

Beyoncé holds baby shower

Check out another video here. Beyoncé and husband Jay Z share five-year-old daughter Blue Ivy - who was also at the baby shower - and announced earlier this year that they are expecting twins. Michelle posted a photo of herself wearing her party gear - a tall head wrap and zigzag-patterned caftan - on Instagram on May 20. U.S. singer Beyonce celebrated the upcoming arrival of her twins with an African-themed baby shower in Los Angeles. Consulte Mais Informação

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Softbank-Saudi tech fund becomes world's biggest with $93 billion of capital

Softbank-Saudi tech fund becomes world's biggest with $93 billion of capital

The announcement was made here on Saturday in the presence of Softbank chairman Masayoshi Son. According to Bloomberg , Softbank's Vision Fund has raised United States dollars 93 billion in first close. In fact, a few of SoftBank's existing investments like Intelsat, SoFi and the group's stake in British chipmaker ARM may be acquired by SVF. "Technology has the potential to address the biggest challenges and risks facing humanity today", Mr Son said in the statement. Consulte Mais Informação

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Israel Aerospace Industries gets $630 million Indian navy contract

Israel Aerospace Industries gets $630 million Indian navy contract

PM Narendra Modi is expected to visit Israel in July which will also mark the 25th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic ties between the two countries. Having been successfully launched, the missile has navigated itself to the target. The deal, a major boost to the "Make in India" campaign, will be jointly executed with the Indian government's Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), and comes close on the heels of Israel's largest defence contract ever worth Dollars 2 billion to supply the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Spain's Alvaro Quiros wins playoff in Sicily

Spain's Alvaro Quiros wins playoff in Sicily

The Spaniard was able to build on his opening round of 63 as he finished with a flurry of birdies to card a second-round 64 and move on to 15-under for the tournament in Sicily. "Sometimes I've been very greedy trying to force myself into a better score when the game wasn't good and today I have to be proud of myself". "I'm very pleased with this performance going into next week and hopefully I can keep this form up". Consulte Mais Informação

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