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Local civil rights leaders plan to meet with Sessions

Local civil rights leaders plan to meet with Sessions

Wednesday's ruling does not guarantee that the Justice Department will enter into the agreement with the Baltimore police, but the public will now have the chance to weigh in on the reforms at an earlier date. The investigation into Baltimore's police force was sparked by the death of Freddie Gray, who suffered a fatal injury while being transported in a police van.



SC backs out of 2019 nonconference game

SC plays North Carolina in Charlotte that season and hosts Charleston Southern and Clemson. He also said that he believes the Gamecocks will have pay ECU a million dollar payout for cancelling the 2019 game. "I never want to rule out the possibility for the future", Compher told Pirate Radio. With an unexpected hole to fill in his school's upcoming schedule, Compher said he's already working on finding a replacement for the Gamecocks.



Should Theresa May take part in TV debates before the general election?

Now, the prime minister needs the backing of two-thirds of lawmakers and May said she would put her election call to the House of Commons on Wednesday. 'Brussels will know she comes as a strong prime minister, not as a government with a small majority and if Labour gets wiped out and the Liberal Democrats are as irrelevant as they are going forwards then all this call for a second referendum will be thrown out'.



UK leader seeks snap June 8 election to bolster Brexit hand

At present, May's governing Conservatives have a small majority, with 330 seats in the 650-seat House of Commons. But the fate of Scotland could determine whether May gets a landslide. "Therefore any majority has to be acquired through winning seats in England & Wales alone". Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said she would be fighting the election "to win".


Afghan death toll from `mother of all bombs´ rises to 94

Afghan death toll from `mother of all bombs´ rises to 94

U.S President Donald Trump's National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster is heading to Afghanistan to evaluate strategic options - including how much of a force to commit to what remains America's longest-running military conflict. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said he approved of the strike and that it was created to support Afghan and USA forces conducting clearance operations in the region.



Trump signs order to promote 'buy American, hire American'

Reports out of Washington said Trump planned to sign an order called "Buy American, Hire American" at the Kenosha headquarters of tool manufacturer Snap-on Incorporated ( NYSE: SNA ). Companies say they use the visas to recruit top talent. Several bills have been proposed in Congress to end the lottery system. "If you change that current system that awards visas randomly, without regard or skill or wage, to a skill-based awarding, it makes it extremely hard to use the visa to replace or ...