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Former Thai PM seeks political asylum in UK

Former Thai PM seeks political asylum in UK

Defence Minister Prawit Wongsuwan, a key architect of the coup that took down Yingluck's government, said "it's good she is in Dubai". But the Pheu Thai Party source told CNN on Thursday night that Yingluck left Dubai for London two weeks ago.


Mandatory dues for leftist politics in crosshairs

Mandatory dues for leftist politics in crosshairs

The justices will hear the case of Mark Janus , an IL state employee who objects to paying fees to the union, which represents 35,000 state workers. "Mandatory dues are the lifeblood of most unions so if the Supreme Court says that unions can no longer collect those dues, that is going to be a serious cut to the union budgets".


What we know about man captured in Polk Co. officer shootings

What we know about man captured in Polk Co. officer shootings

Atkison said the officers were responding to a call about a suspicious vehicle that had been reported stolen to police. Barry Atkison is an assistant county manager for Polk County in northwest Georgia. GBI Spokesperson Vernon Keenan said Spangler was wanted out of Walker County for a felony probation violation and has a long criminal history. Hearne graduated from Rockmart High School.


DOJ's access to anti-Trump Facebook accounts challenged

DOJ's access to anti-Trump Facebook accounts challenged

If Facebook complies with the DOJ , then the company would likely have to give lawyers the names of the thousands of people who "simply liked, followed, reacted to, commented on, or otherwise engaged with the content on the Facebook page, "according to the ACLU".


Variety of intelligence points to Wisconsin elections threat

Variety of intelligence points to Wisconsin elections threat

Mark Thomsen , chairman of Wisconsin's Elections Commission , said Tuesday, "Either they were right on Friday and this is a cover up, or they were wrong on Friday and we deserve an apology". The first event happened a year ago in July, when Russian scanning activity was detected on an inactive IP address assigned to the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development job center site, according to the release.


San Juan Mayor Gets Emotional Blasting Trump Admin

San Juan Mayor Gets Emotional Blasting Trump Admin

The shipment includes 22,000 bottles of water, 17,000 packages of baby wipes, 4,000 packages of diapers, and 2,000 canned food items, according to Cuomo's office. "So the President is 1,000% right". "We have to keep hope alive", he added. Admission for the concert is a $25 donation to Puerto Rico relief efforts through One America Appeal .