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Sending New York City suspect to Guantanamo would take too long

Sending New York City suspect to Guantanamo would take too long

Between late Wednesday and early Thursday however, Trump abandoned the Guantanamo Bay idea and twice called for Saipov to get the death penalty. President Donald Trump gave some bad news to alleged terrorist Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov, the 29-year-old who drove a Home Depot rental truck down a bike lane in the Tribeca area of Manhattan.


Assaults go up when daylight saving time ends, study finds

Assaults go up when daylight saving time ends, study finds

Now that the fall season is upon us, it's that time of year for our clocks to fall back. Other people, however, don't like the idea of trying to trick our bodies and our daily routines by adjusting the clocks. The proposal, crafted by representatives from across the state and initially released last month, found MA would reap both economic and public health benefits should it move to the Atlantic Time Zone .


Republican Tax Reform Bill Limps Across Starting Line

Republican Tax Reform Bill Limps Across Starting Line

Pass-throughsA portion of net income distributed from a pass-through business to an owner would be treated as business income and taxed at a 25% rate instead of the current individual tax rates. Now they get to bring the money home at a tax rate of 12 percent. The dependent care FSAs are disproportionately used by higher-income families, Maag said.


Trump May Pull Agriculture Nominee Sam Clovis as Russia Ties are Exposed

Trump May Pull Agriculture Nominee Sam Clovis as Russia Ties are Exposed

Clovis's decision comes just days after court filings indicate that he may have encouraged President Trump's campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos to set up meetings with Russians for the Trump campaign. President Donald Trump's controversial pick for a key Department of Agriculture post withdrew from consideration Thursday, just days after the emergence of explosive details about his involvement in the Trump campaign's contacts with Russian Federation.


China hints at blocking move to list Masood Azhar as global terrorist

China hints at blocking move to list Masood Azhar as global terrorist

A veto-wielding permanent member of the Security Council, China has repeatedly blocked India's move to put a ban on the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief under the Al-Qaeda Sanctions Committee of the Council. Last year, China had done the same to stall India's application before the same Committee. Such decisions must be based on cast-iron evidence, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said earlier this week.