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NRA confirms it accepts foreign donations

NRA confirms it accepts foreign donations

The NRA's secretary and general counsel John Frazer insisted in a mid-March response that the NRA takes pains to ensure money from foreign nationals isn't injected into political spending. The NRA has a variety of accounts, and the NRA Political Victory Fund is its official political action committee and must report all of its spending to the Federal Election Commission. Consulte Mais Informação

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German section of Nord Stream 2 approved

German section of Nord Stream 2 approved

The Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency of Germany issued the permit for the route section of approximately 30 km in accordance with the Federal Mining Act. "BSH issued a notice on authorization of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline construction in the exclusive economic zone in the Baltic Sea", it said. Each of the pipeline's two stretches will have a capacity of 27.5 bln cubic meters. Consulte Mais Informação

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Porsche puts brake on all-electric 911

Porsche puts brake on all-electric 911

Blume also stated that the upcoming Porsche 911 plug-in hybrid will be the most electrified version of the 911, since Porsche has no plans to build a fully electric 911. Although a battery powered 911 isn't on the cards, Blume did confirm Porsche had been looking at the possibility of producing all-electric versions of the 718 Boxster and Cayman, which are the current entry point to the Porsche brand. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pope Francis tells young people: keep on crying out

Pope Francis tells young people: keep on crying out

After Sunday's liturgy, young people presented Pope Francis with their 16 pages conclusions after their week of discussions. Palm Sunday marked the start of a hectic week of activities for the pope. Theirs, he said, was "the voice of those who twist reality and invent stories for their own benefit, without concern for the good name of others" and "the cry of those who have no problem in seeking ways to gain power and to silence dissonant voices". Consulte Mais Informação

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Apple and Logitech Reveal New iPad Crayon Stylus and Keyboard Case

Apple and Logitech Reveal New iPad Crayon Stylus and Keyboard Case

The biggest changes are in software . Existing iPad users will also get new features as Pages , Numbers and Keynote for iOS are all going to be updated to support the Apple Pencil. The bezels are identical and there's a Touch ID sensor. The Apple Event focused on Education kicks off at 11 am ET. Some analysts had believed Apple might cut prices , but the company stuck with its more traditional approach of packing more features into a device and maintaining its minimum price ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump Still Talks To Rob Porter, Hopes He'll Return To White House

Trump Still Talks To Rob Porter, Hopes He'll Return To White House

Porter was forced to resign last month after two of his ex-wives came forward with abuse allegations. Trump went on to highlight the denials by Porter, who has said the allegations against him are not true. Hick and Porter had recently been revealed to be dating, which may have prompted the Porter abuse story. One of the accounts included photos purportedly showing the abuse, with Porter's first wife, Colbie Holderness, telling reporters that she made Porter take those photographs in ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Army Reacts To Danjuma's Claims, Denies Condoning Killings

Army Reacts To Danjuma's Claims, Denies Condoning Killings

He added, "You must rise to protect yourselves from these people, if you depend on the Arm Forces to protect you, you will all die". "The ethnic cleansing must stop now; otherwise, Somalia will be a child's play". Chukwu alleged that during preliminary investigation, it was discovered Yakwa was among some youths "being sponsored by certain individuals of Taraba State to cause uprisings in the area". Consulte Mais Informação

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'Teacher' who trained kids for terror attacks jailed for 25 years

'Teacher' who trained kids for terror attacks jailed for 25 years

His intention was to use them to attack London targets such as Big Ben, soldiers from the Queen's Guards, a large shopping centre, banks, and media stations, prosecutors said at his trial. In April 2016 Haque was stopped at Heathrow airport as he attempted to board a flight to Istanbul. Believed to have been self-radicalised online, Haque was inspired by an attack in March a year ago when Khalid Masood ploughed a rented auto into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge, killing four, ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Menos 3 mil funcionários na Eletrobras

Menos 3 mil funcionários na Eletrobras

A Eletrobras lançou ontem seu Plano de Demissão Consensual (PDC), que tem como meta o desligamento de três mil funcionários em todas as empresas da holding e economia anual de R$ 890 milhões. ELET6 ) registrou um prejuízo líquido de R$ 3,99 bilhões no quarto trimestre 2017, ante perdas de R$ 6,25 bilhões apuradas no mesmo período em 2016. Consulte Mais Informação

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Buncrana pier tragedy woman's abuse over damages claim

Buncrana pier tragedy woman's abuse over damages claim

The couple's baby, four-month-old Rioghnach-Ann, was rescued by passerby Davitt Walsh and was the sole survivor of the tragedy. File photo of Davitt Walsh who saved baby Rioghnach-Ann during the Buncran Pier tragedy, 22-11-2017. Ms Knox's sister Laura posted on Facebook that Stephanie was informed by the gardaí that people who were on the pier that day were claiming so Stephanie went to her solicitor for advice. Consulte Mais Informação

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Wajid Zia records statement in Avenfield case

Wajid Zia records statement in Avenfield case

Meanwhile, the accountability court also adjourned the hearing of supplementary reference against former Finance Minister Ishaq Dar till tomorrow. (Dunya News) - Prosecution witness and head of Panama Papers Case Joint Investigation Team (JIT) Wajid Zia on Tuesday informed accountability court that Maryam Nawaz, Hussain Nawaz and Hassan Nawaz submitted counterfeit trust deeds. Consulte Mais Informação

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McDonald Chief Justice Confirmation To Be Rejected By Connecticut Senate Republicans

McDonald Chief Justice Confirmation To Be Rejected By Connecticut Senate Republicans

Malloy says he won't pull Justice Andrew McDonald's nomination despite all 18 Republican senators planning to vote no. But Republicans say it's policy driving their opposition to the nomination. "I think that part of it may be addressed to me". Republicans have said McDonald's sexuality has nothing to do with this, pointing out that McDonald was openly gay when he was appointed as an associate justice. Consulte Mais Informação

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