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Russian Federation confirms it will expel British diplomats in retaliation

Russian Federation confirms it will expel British diplomats in retaliation

Trump, echoing the British government, said it looked as though Moscow was behind the attack. The source of the nerve agent - which Britain says is Soviet-made Novichok - is unclear, as is the way it was administered. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov reacts during the global meeting on Syria in Astana, Kazakhstan March 16, 2018. Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33, have been in hospital in critical condition since March 4, when they were found unconscious on a bench outside a ...


House Passes Stop School Violence Act

House Passes Stop School Violence Act

Capitol building, Wednesday, March 14, 2018, in Washington . A bill aimed to protect students from school shootings passed the U.S. House this week. His comments made in defense of the bill on the Senate floor last week are mostly true in and of themselves, but taken together, they paint a misleading picture of Wall Street firms gobbling up and shutting down small-town banks.


North Korea's top diplomat meets Swedish leaders

North Korea's top diplomat meets Swedish leaders

A Swedish Foreign Ministry spokesman said Ri Yong Ho was in Stockholm to discuss with Swedish counterpart Margot Wallstrom the security situation on the Korean peninsula and Sweden's diplomatic representation of the United States in North Korea .


Man beaten at white nationalist rally not guilty of assault

Man beaten at white nationalist rally not guilty of assault

However, Harris testified that he only swung the flashlight in an attempt to defend his friend, who he says was being attacked by Crews. Joseph Platania, the Charlottesville commonwealth's attorney, said in a statement Friday that his office "appreciates the Court's careful review and consideration of the evidence in this case and respects the decision made by Judge Downer".


Undocumented immigrant appointed to state post in California

Undocumented immigrant appointed to state post in California

De León, the author of California's "sanctuary state" law and the head of the committee that made Mateo's appointment, is running for the U.S. Senate. She complained that illegal aliens are not adequately represented in state government, and described her appointment as a step towards correcting that alleged injustice.


Patrick's Day DUI Patrols Planned by La Mesa and Chula Vista Police

Patrick's Day DUI Patrols Planned by La Mesa and Chula Vista Police

Patrick's Day enforcement period involved drunken drivers. The Maryland Department of Transportation has joined efforts with law enforcement in Maryland, Virginia, and Delaware. Patrick's Day holiday weekend. Remember, you can be held liable if someone you served alcohol to ends up in an impaired-driving crash. The California Highway Patrol as well as the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department will also increase patrols throughout the holiday weekend, as California has seen an uptick in ...