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Nats minister Matt Canavan quits over dual citizenship

Nats minister Matt Canavan quits over dual citizenship

Government minister Matt Canavan has resigned from cabinet over queries about whether he is a dual-citizen. Senator Matt Canavan, who was the Minister for Resources and Northern Australia in the Malcolm Turnbull government, has resigned from the ministry because of his citizenship status.


Baby killer whale, the last to be born at SeaWorld, dies

Baby killer whale, the last to be born at SeaWorld, dies

PETA is also campaigning for the boycott of SeaWorld's parks Tuesday. While US media was reporting how Cromwell had been handcuffed and escorted out of SeaWorld in San Diego, the amusement giant was giving details of how its staff had "fought tirelessly" to save Kyara.


Gavel Drop: Kansas' Kobach Under Renewed Fire for Ethics, Voter Fraud Commission

Gavel Drop: Kansas' Kobach Under Renewed Fire for Ethics, Voter Fraud Commission

On that basis, Kollar-Kotelly found that the commission has no independent authority unrelated to its short-term mission to study federal election voting and registration processes, identify laws and rules that both enhance and undermine people's confidence in the US voting system, and submit a report with its findings to the president.


Republican congressman from Texas appears to target Sen. Collins

Republican congressman from Texas appears to target Sen. Collins

It is still a mystery exactly what the Senate plans to vote on as Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has not revealed which version of the GOP plan he hopes to advance to debate. The successful House action shows that the complex Affordable Care Act , also know as Obamacare , passed with only Democratic votes, can be untangled, even if it does take several steps.


MA court: State, local authorities can't hold immigrants for ICE

MA court: State, local authorities can't hold immigrants for ICE

State Representative James Lyons, an Andover Republican, said he is working with Republican Representatives Marc Lombardo of Billerica, and Shaunna O'Connell of Taunton to gather co-sponsors on a bill he plans to file Tuesday or Wednesday. Baker, who opposes making MA a sanctuary state, signaled he wants to preserve the discretion yesterday in responding to the SJC ruling. The case review centered around Sreynuon Lunn , who came to the U.S.as a refugee from Cambodia in 1985, but was ordered ...


Ivanka Trump received $12.6M since 2016

Ivanka Trump received $12.6M since 2016

The file documents says he "inadvertently omitted " disclosing assets from his personal finance report. The president's son-in-law has faced renewed interest in his financial holdings in light of recent revelations that he had met with a Russian lawyer during the 2016 campaign in order to dig up dirt on Hillary Clinton.