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Vermont advances recreational marijuana bill despite DOJ policy change

Vermont advances recreational marijuana bill despite DOJ policy change

That would make Vermont the first state to legalize pot through the legislative process. The bill was tweaked and must now return to the Senate for a vote which could happen as soon as next week. The feds said congressional bans on using Justice Department funds to go after state-legal medical marijuana programs made it impossible for them to continue with an appeal. Consulte Mais Informação

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Governo da Venezuela responde o Itamaraty sobre o caso de brasileiro preso

Governo da Venezuela responde o Itamaraty sobre o caso de brasileiro preso

O brasileiro, que mora em Los Angeles, foi acusado de promover atividades contra a ditadura e trabalhar para a CIA. A família do brasileiro não obtinha informações sobre sua localização e estado de saúde, desde o dia 26 de dezembro. O jornal local "El Nacional" conta que Diniz e outros três brasileiros envolvidos com a ONG Time to Change the Earth (Tempo de Mudar a Terra, em tradução livre) foram presos. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sudan recalls its ambassador from Cairo for consultations

Sudan recalls its ambassador from Cairo for consultations

Sudan has recalled its ambassador from neighbouring Egypt for consultations, the foreign ministry said on Thursday, without giving details on why or how long he would stay. The Sudanese Foreign Minister, Ibrahim Ghandour, on Friday, told the Turkish Radio and Television Corporation (TRT) that the difference between Egypt and Sudan is "like an issue with your neighbor", but we always remind our brothers in Egypt that the capabilities we have can make a huge difference in economic and political ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Two women injured in Indian LoC firing

Two women injured in Indian LoC firing

The ISPR said that in response, Pakistan army targeted the Indian post and killed one Indian soldier while injured further two. Director general of the Disaster Management Authority Zaheeruddin Qureshi detailed that until June 2017, unprovoked firing by Indian forces across the LoC had taken 832 lives while 3,000 had been injured and 3,300 houses damaged. Consulte Mais Informação

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American The US Holds 'Incommunicado' Wants ACLU To Challenge His Detention

American The US Holds 'Incommunicado' Wants ACLU To Challenge His Detention

Two weeks after a federal judge ordered legal representation for a US citizen being detained without charge on Iraqi soil, that unidentified man filed court papers Friday indicating that he will sue for his release. The Washington Post has reported that although he has ties to the Pacific Northwest, his family's roots are in the Middle East. In the interview, he declined to say whether the man wanted to go to Saudi Arabia specifically, saying that his legal case is asking only to be ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Google just spilled a mind-boggling fact about Google Home sales

Google just spilled a mind-boggling fact about Google Home sales

It also shipped tens of millions of "Google devices for the home" in 2017, a category that comprises speakers, appliances, and peripherals with the Google Assistant, Google's voice assistant, built in. Amazon's Echo may be the smart speaker market's top dog , but Google Home is nipping at its tail. "Your Assistant now gives you the power to voice control more than 1,500 compatible smart home devices from over 225 brands". Consulte Mais Informação

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Protesters call on Twitter to ban Trump

Protesters call on Twitter to ban Trump

On Tuesday, Trump tweeted, "North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un just stated that the 'Nuclear Button is on his desk at all times.' Will someone from his depleted and food starved regime please inform him that I too have a Nuclear Button, but it is a much bigger & more powerful one than his, and my Button works!" "Accounts found to be posting violent threats will be permanently suspended". Consulte Mais Informação

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Investigation: 10 teachers at Nichols School had inappropriate relationships with students

Investigation: 10 teachers at Nichols School had inappropriate relationships with students

The school says no one now working there was accused of inappropriate behavior with students. None of the victims were named in the 85-page report , which was prepared by investigators at the Washington, D.C. Nichols School said they formally apologized to all victims and said the victims didn't get the care and protection they should have received. "Only through a transparent, independent process such as this can we come to terms with past misconduct at the school and move Nichols forward ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Cummings Suspends Bid For Governor

Cummings Suspends Bid For Governor

Cummings, 66, has represented Maryland's 7th Congressional District since 1996 and is the top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. Cummings' gubernatorial battle did not promptly react to messaged questions. "Marylanders are lucky that she will continue to work for progress in our state". Consulte Mais Informação

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