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NC lawmakers refuse Cooper's demand for a remapping session

NC lawmakers refuse Cooper's demand for a remapping session

Davis Lewis and Sen. "We think there is still time to implement special elections in the impacted districts, and we will do everything we can to make sure that happens", Anita Earls , executive director of the Southern Coalition for Social Justice, counsel for the redistricting challengers, said in a statement on Monday.



Trump Lauds China For 'Trying Hard' After NKorean Missile Launch

According to the South Korean military, North Korea launched a missile today (Monday) that landed within Japan's Exclusive Economic Zone, an area in the Sea of Japan. "The assessment is there was at least one missile but we are analyzing the number of missiles", he said. It recently ordered mass production of a new ballistic missile capable of striking Japan and major USA military bases.


Former FBI Director Comey testimony on conversations with Trump

Former FBI Director Comey testimony on conversations with Trump

Bush. "'I need loyalty, I expect loyalty, '" Comey quoted Trump as saying. Comey revealed that he told Trump - on several occasions - that the president was not personally under investigation. Comey's official statement for the record, submitted to the committee on Wednesday, chronicles two separate conversations with the president that contradict statements made by the White House.



Michigan-UNC, Duke-Indiana headline Big Ten/ACC matchups

Pittsburgh was left out of this year's challenge, as the ACC has one more team than the Big Ten. The announcement makes clear seven of Nebraska's non-conference games. Some other notable matchups include; MI vs. The Hawkeyes dropped a 92-78 decision to Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana, a year ago. Tech and Iowa have met three times in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge, and the Hokies have won every game.


Korea urges N. Korea to stop aggressive military action

Korea urges N. Korea to stop aggressive military action

Two aircraft carriers-USS Carl Vinson and USS Ronald Reagan-are already in the area, together with their strike groups of destroyers and cruisers, and have been engaged in exercises with Japanese naval vessels. "The only thing North Korea will earn through provocations is worldwide isolation and economic hardship, and it will lose opportunities for development", Moon said at a meeting of the National Security Council Thursday, according to Blue House spokesman Park Soo-Hyun.


President Trump pledges $200 billion federal investment for infrastructure during Cincinnati speech

President Trump pledges $200 billion federal investment for infrastructure during Cincinnati speech

After Trump fired Comey, Trump's Justice Department appointed Robert Mueller, who ran the FBI from 2001-2013, as special counsel to run the Russian Federation investigation. "This is not what he campaigned on and I think his voters are going to figure that out, sooner rather than later", said Sen. He noted that an ObamaCare repeal and replacement plan is now being worked on by Senate Republicans, but they're getting no help from their Democratic colleagues.