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Jill McCabe wanted a 'chance to tell her story'

Jill McCabe wanted a 'chance to tell her story'

Going forward, the president would continue to attack both McCabe, and his wife, Jill . That decision - plus some twisted reporting and presidential tweets - ended up costing my husband, Andrew, his job and our family a significant portion of his pension my husband had worked hard for over 21 years of federal service.


'BJP moved SC for free and fair panchayat polls'

'BJP moved SC for free and fair panchayat polls'

He added that while TMC has filed 1614 nominations so far, Opposition parties have filed 1821 nominations out of which BJP has filed 1146 nominations, CPM 351 and Congress 127 nominations. We are looking into them. "So the allegation of not allowing Opposition candidates to file their nomination is a blatant lie", he claimed. The governor has asked state election commissioner Amarendra Singh to take all possible measures to guarantee peace in the rural polls.


DMK-led Opposition bandh over Cauvery begins in TN

DMK-led Opposition bandh over Cauvery begins in TN

Stalin had earlier announced the "Cauvery Rights Retrieval Yatra" and said that the party will welcome prime minister Narendra Modi with black flags during his visit to Chennai April 15, NDTV reported. While it was the Centre's responsibility to constitute the CMB, the state government "cannot hallucinate that it has fulfilled its duty towards the people who elected them by just filing a contempt petition after the deadline or by holding a farcical one-day hunger strike", he said in the ...


Commonwealth Games: Sophie Thornhill & Neil Fachie win gold medals

Commonwealth Games: Sophie Thornhill & Neil Fachie win gold medals

Alistair had been the England flag bearer at the Carrara stadium at the opening ceremony on Wednesday evening but insisted it was the after effects of an achilles injury rather than the late night that damaged his chances. "Pretty cool that I won the first gold medal of these games", she said. "But I knew my form was good coming into this race and it's great to be the first medal victor for Scotland".


Man accused of hitting woman with pizza

Man accused of hitting woman with pizza

She was reportedly taken by the man to the Bypass Road, Maturita home of one of his relatives. A police officer observed Jewett in a vehicle near the complaint's vehicle outside the police station. Officer Davidson said she is actually a longtime family friend who moved into the residence in December, after the suspect's mother passed away. They called an EHS ambulance and police, who later found her on the ground with her hands in defensive position, a piece of electrical wire around her ...


Ex-Brazil president Lula da Silva loses fight to delay jail sentence

Ex-Brazil president Lula da Silva loses fight to delay jail sentence

It also means that his push to run for re-election later this year is all but doomed. Brazil's Supreme Court justices were on the verge of rejecting former leftist president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's plea to avoid prison while he appeals a corruption conviction , in a vote that would likely end his political career and deepen divisions in the country.