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United States judge allows first transgender person to sue under disability law (CAB)

United States judge allows first transgender person to sue under disability law (CAB)

He avoided ruling on the constitutionality of the ADA, as Blatt and her Philadelphia-based lawyer Neelima Vanguri sought, under the legal principle that courts should avoid decisions made on constitutional grounds if possible. Blatt, 36, worked at the Cabela's store in Hamburg, Pennsylvania, in 2006 and 2007. The company previously declined to comment because the litigation was pending. Consulte Mais Informação

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World Health Organization confirms second Ebola case in Congo outbreak

World Health Organization confirms second Ebola case in Congo outbreak

As of today, 11 suspected cases including 3 deaths have been reported . The taxi driver who took the man to the hospital and a person who cared for the man both became sick and later died, World Health Organization said. WHO said it was working with DRC officials and sending health workers to help deal with the crisis. The Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, who made the call noted that healthcare providers and the general public should immediately report any sign of illness to ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Final Confederate Statue Comes Down in New Orleans

According to US National Public Radio, this is the fourth Confederate-era monument to be removed in New Orleans . Last week, the city removed a 6-foot statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis from its pedestal. Backlash against removing New Orleans' Confederate monuments has been building. Efforts to remove Confederate statues are underway in other parts of the South, including in Charlottesville, Virginia, where a Robert E. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump tells Russians Comey was a 'nut job'

Trump tells Russians Comey was a 'nut job'

Earlier, Mr Trump had taken to twitter to vent his frustration at the appointment of former FBI director Robert Mueller to oversee an investigation into Russian Federation. "There was considerable frustration in the room", said Rep. Seth Moulton, D-Mass., a member of the Armed Services Committee. A Washington Post report, citing anonymous sources familiar with the matter, said a senior Trump adviser is now considered a "person of interest" in the law enforcement investigation into whether ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump's former adviser asked to testify in Russian Federation probe

Mr. Caputo, who lives near Buffalo and spent six months on the Trump team, worked in Russian Federation during the 1990s and came to know Kremlin officials. A list of topics the committee provided for the discussion includes: "Russian cyber activities directed against the 2016 US election, potential links between Russia and individuals associated with political campaigns, the USA government's response to these Russian active measures, and related leaks of classified information". Consulte Mais Informação

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After Special Counsel Named, Trump Reacts: 'Greatest Witch Hunt' In Political History

After Special Counsel Named, Trump Reacts: 'Greatest Witch Hunt' In Political History

The Justice Department's move has escalated the legal stakes and potential damage for Mr Trump, who has repeatedly dismissed the scandal as "fake news" and a "hoax". But the disclosure could increase the pressure on Mr Trump and his aides to provide the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Congress with a full account of interactions with Russian officials and others with links to the Kremlin during and immediately after the 2016 election. Consulte Mais Informação

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US diplomat hints at possible talks with Iranian counterpart

US diplomat hints at possible talks with Iranian counterpart

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Saturday he hoped newly-elected Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will use his second term in office to end Tehran's ballistic missile program and end what he called its network of terrorism. A White House officials said Saturday that "this package of defense equipment and services support the long-term security of Saudi Arabia and the Gulf region in the face of Iranian threats". Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump branded Comey 'nut job' as investigation points at White House

The Justice Department on Friday issued the text of Rosenstein's opening remarks for the briefings on Capitol Hill. The statement said the hearing would be scheduled after the May 29 Memorial Day holiday in the U.S. Separately the New York Times reported that Trump boasted to Russian officials at a White House meeting last week that firing Comey relieved "great pressure" the president faced from a law-enforcement probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. Consulte Mais Informação

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'White House adviser is person of interest in Russian Federation probe'

Cleaver said Rosenstein's opening statement was "clear, concise" and had let those in the room know "this is a real investigation, looking into very real issues". Sources close to the investigation say it's now looking at a senior White House adviser close to the president. This is what OBSTRUCTION looks like: "I faced great pressure because of Russian Federation". Consulte Mais Informação

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United States veteran charged over deadly Times Square crash

United States veteran charged over deadly Times Square crash

The report says Rojas told an officer he was going to kill all police and military police he might see after his release from jail. Results of drug tests on Rojas are expected in the next few days, Aubry said. According to the New York Times , a New York Police Department spokesman says that the driver of the vehicle has been taken into custody. After hitting the barricade, Rojas jumped out and began running, yelling and jumping before police and bystanders wrestled him to the ground. Consulte Mais Informação

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A 'second wave' of ransomware could broaden global cyberattack

A 'second wave' of ransomware could broaden global cyberattack

An exterior view shows the main entrance of St Bartholomew's Hospital, in London , one of the hospitals whose computer systems were affected by a cyberattack, Friday, May 12, 2017. BRAZIL - The South American nation's social security system had to disconnect its computers and cancel public access. Some of the victims have reportedly regained access to their files after paying, although security experts advise against complying with ransom demands. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump Pledges To Move Quickly To Name New FBI Director

Trump Pledges To Move Quickly To Name New FBI Director

Attorney General Jeff Sessions and his deputy, Rod Rosenstein conducted the interviews. Mr. Trump told reporters on Air Force One that he may select Comey's successor before leaving for his first foreign trip next week. She now works at a law firm. If appointed, she would be the FBI's first female director. Also meeting with Sessions and Rosenstein Saturday is Judge Michael Garcia, an associate judge on the New York Court of Appeals, the state's highest court. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump lands in Saudi Arabia

After an overnight flight, the president was greeted at the airport by King Salman. The president's stop in Saudi Arabia's dusty desert capital kicked off his first foreign trip as president, an ambitious, five-stop swing that will take him through the Middle East and into Europe. Consulte Mais Informação

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