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Puerto Rican voters support statehood in criticized referendum

Puerto Rican voters support statehood in criticized referendum

With 97 percent of the vote counted, a total of 97.17 percent of the Puerto Ricans who turned out to vote in Sunday's plebiscite on the island's legal status opted for US statehood. "This is the fifth time there's been a referendum on statehood. We're aiming to change that and of course, from my perspective, I'd want Puerto Rico to become the 51st state of the nation".



Warriors Green makes fun of Cavaliers

Curry , Kevin Durant and their teammates are determined to build a dynasty together and they might just be well on their way. The down-on-its-luck city that always seems to take a back seat to San Francisco on Thursday got to celebrate its beloved hometown team and its second National Basketball Association title in three years.



Trump is considering firing special counsel Mueller, friend says

Conservative media, led by Newsmax CEO and Trump friend Chris Ruddy , have suggested that the interview shows Mueller has a conflict in his special counsel investigation. "I personally think it would be a significant mistake, even though I don't think there is a justification [for a special counsel ]". Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellMitch McConnellDems push to require Senate hearing for ObamaCare repeal vote Trump's crush on foreign autocrats threatens democracy at home ...


Girl Who Helped Her Boyfriend Kill Himself Through Texts Convicted of Manslaughter

Girl Who Helped Her Boyfriend Kill Himself Through Texts Convicted of Manslaughter

Hundreds of text messages presented as evidence showed that Carter urged the suicide, telling her boyfriend that all he had to do was turn the generator on and he would be free and happy, CNN reported. She allegedly calmed his fears; helped him research suicide methods; cajoled him to go through with his plans when he got cold feet and lied to police, family and friends in order to enable the 18-year-old's final act.



White House officials deny claim Trump seeking Mueller firing

He called because "I have been very clear" about Mueller and the lawyers he's hired amounting to a "rigged game", Gingrich said in an interview Tuesday on CBS. Jeanne Shaheen, a New Hampshire Democrat, whether he has seen good cause to fire Mueller. That's what I would do. "My view is that subpoenas should be issued right away for all the tapes that may exist, even to establish that they don't exist, subpoenas should be issued right away and to preserve their existence", Blumenthal said.


Registration now open for Calvary Baptist Church Vacation Bible School

Registration now open for Calvary Baptist Church Vacation Bible School

Sixty vendors registered; room for 20 more offering products, services and concessions, with $20 fee for 15-by-15 outdoor space. For application, leave message for Judy Motes at 706-857-6008 or email mariehanna@windstream.net. Thursday. Free supper, Bible teaching, games and crafts. Fish Fry , 10 a.m., Evergreen Baptist Church, 80 Carver Lane, Naruna. Sessions will be held daily from 6-8:30 p.m.