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Cook Political & Inside Elections Shifts PA-6 After Costello Retirement

Cook Political & Inside Elections Shifts PA-6 After Costello Retirement

With Costello bowing out, there is now one other candidate, Greg McCauley, a local tax attorney, seeking the Republican nomination, while Chrissy Houlahan, an Air Force veteran, former teacher and former business and nonprofit executive, is the lone Democrat in the 6th Congressional District race.



UK Watchdog Reviews Evidence After Cambridge Analytica Search

And while users can block Facebook ads by using extensions such as F.B. Purity, this simply means giving yet another company access to your personal data. But the silver lining of the Cambridge Analytica revelations is that they have prompted many Facebook users to think, really think, about the business model of the platform they treat as a neutral utility.


Judge confirms Catalonia ex-leader's detention in Germany

Judge confirms Catalonia ex-leader's detention in Germany

Spain issued a European Arrest Warrant when Puigdemont was in Denmark meeting with deputies and addressing a talk in a University of Helsinki. The state prosecutor's office has said the decision will likely not happen until after Easter. The Catalan parliament's subsequent declaration of independence received no global recognition and provoked a takeover of the regional government by Spanish authorities.


Trump administration reprimands Russia, expels 60 Russian diplomats

Trump administration reprimands Russia, expels 60 Russian diplomats

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called for coordinated measures by European Union members and the group's ambassadors were meeting in Brussels to discuss action against Russian Federation. "With these steps, the United States and our allies and partners make clear to Russian Federation that its actions have consequences", she said. Trump did not raise the nerve agent attack during the call, and senior administration officials said the two leaders have not spoken since.


Mystery train carries rumors about a Kim Jong Un visit to China

Mystery train carries rumors about a Kim Jong Un visit to China

If Kim has indeed left North Korea , it would be his first oversees trip since he took power after the death of his father in 2011. Forty-eight percent of Americans polled said they were in favor of President TrumpDonald John TrumpMcCaskill: Clinton should be more careful in how she describes Trump voters Stormy Daniels lawyer slams critics who say there was "nothing new" in "60 Minutes" interview Costello won't seek reelection in Pennsylvania MORE 's proposal to meet with North ...


China warns the U.S. it will defend national interests on trade

China warns the U.S. it will defend national interests on trade

Trump's latest round of tariffs aimed at Chinese-made goods, which the White House said Thursday was punishment for China's use of pressure and intimidation to obtain American technology and trade secrets. -China Business Council, which represents American companies that do business with China. The US tariffs won't kick in for 60 days, to allow for negotiations - but China appears in no mood to talk.