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Trump's Supreme Court appointee to be sworn in on Monday

Trump's Supreme Court appointee to be sworn in on Monday

Republican lawmakers refused to consider Barack Obama's nominee to replace Justice Antonin Scalia , a conservative, who died in February previous year. Law firm partner. Justice Department official. Gorsuch was a judge on the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals [official website] in Denver. I was not an enthusiastic supporter of Donald Trump because of his obvious flaws, but there were three critical reasons I voted for him: to preserve the integrity of the Supreme Court , to protect the ...



Border wall protects US against threats like MS-13

White House budget director Mick Mulvaney says a critical spending bill needs to include funding for the border wall. Democrats accused Mr Trump of making "poison pill" demands and said he should "back off". Mulvaney told reporters Friday, "I do not think the government is going to shut down". OMB Director Mick Mulvaney reiterated that this was one of Trump's signature campaign promises on Sunday, but stopped short of saying whether or not the President would risk a government ...


Nation's seventh-ranked QB for 2018 commits to UCLA

Nation's seventh-ranked QB for 2018 commits to UCLA

Like Thompson-Robinson, Martell thrives with his legs as well as his arm. MI likely will turn its attention to two other quarterbacks it has offered: Joe Milton , an ESPN 300 prospect and the nation's No. Rather, he was a starter at wide receiver, and showed his versatility by catching 22 passes for 397 yards and eight touchdowns. MI is still pursuing others, including four-star Joe Milton from Olympia High School in Orlando, Fla., and three-star Tyler Shough from Hamilton High School in ...


Text of Trump's latest complaints about Canadian trade

Text of Trump's latest complaints about Canadian trade

The group has blamed oversupply of milk in the U.S. for the situation. "Let's not pretend we're in a global free market when it comes to agriculture", Trudeau said Thursday in a question-and-answer session with Bloomberg television that preceded Trump's latest trade invective.


Drug Company Files Another Lawsuit Against Arkansas Over Use Of Execution Drugs

Drug Company Files Another Lawsuit Against Arkansas Over Use Of Execution Drugs

The central issue in all eight cases is whether midazolam, one of the drugs used in lethal injection, sufficiently numbs an inmate to the pain of the other drugs used to kill them. Both men were convicted of murders in 1993, and both maintain their innocence after more than two decades on death row. The legal issue that halted Monday's executions for Ward and Davis hinged on a separate, broader case pending before the U.S.



NZ is an impotent bystander as tension with North Korea esculates

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Friday North Korea's recent statements were provocative but had proven to be hollow in the past and should not be trusted. Tensions have risen sharply over North Korea's advancing nuclear and missile programs. A submarine missile is paraded across Kim Il Sung Square during a military parade in Pyongyang.