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Pence Says US to Provide $16 Million in Aid to Venezuelan Refugees

Pence Says US to Provide $16 Million in Aid to Venezuelan Refugees

Maduro was not invited to the summit - but said he would not attend. Agen says Pence was unable to reach Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer before the speech but planned to speak to him afterward. White House officials said the vice president would emphasize the U.S.as the "partner of choice" in Latin American trade, noting that almost half of the US trade agreements are based in the Western Hemisphere.


Trump condemns 'atrocious' chemical weapons attack in Syria

Trump condemns 'atrocious' chemical weapons attack in Syria

Since Trump tweeted about striking Syria, Syrian forces have moved around assets to shield them from United States missiles, possibly blunting the potential effect of the strike. However, Ruppersberger said, any military strike can't risk taking out Russian personnel, lest the worldwide conflict between the US and Russia escalate.


Trump Says He'll Protect State Marijuana Laws

Trump Says He'll Protect State Marijuana Laws

It has been a long and hard process, but we may now be seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. Gardner called out both Sessions and Trump on the Senate floor shortly after Sessions announced his decision in January, evoking the president's past remarks on the campaign trail about states' rights while reminding the AG of their past discussions on the issue before the Senate confirmed Sessions in 2017.


Former Mullens patrolman arrested in child pornography incident

Former Mullens patrolman arrested in child pornography incident

When contacted by law enforcement and probation officers, Lowman admitted sending photographs to his son but stated they were images he downloaded from the internet, but he didn't consider them child pornography. A search of Lowman's cell phone revealed at least three images of prepubescent females, fully nude. He says police have no evidence to suggest Redekopp has offended against any local children.


Midland County Fire Department preparing for fire danger

Midland County Fire Department preparing for fire danger

Brighton Fire Rescue says two people live at the home, but were not inside when the fire broke out. "It was a hard fire", he said. Pictured: Gregory Hester (right) and his family. Floyd County Emergency Manager Kent Barrow says crews from the across southern IN are heading into the hills to ensure that no homes are damaged. This Gofundme.com site is not managed by Spectrum Bay News 9/Spectrum News 13.


Russia Does Not Engage in Regime Changes Unlike US - Embassy

Russia Does Not Engage in Regime Changes Unlike US - Embassy

Russian Federation acknowledged at the time that five of its citizens had died when US-led coalition forces working alongside Kurdish militia called in air support to repulse an attack by Syrian regime forces. "Each of those tools that Vladimir Putin is using, we need to do our best to make sure he doesn't succeed", Pompeo said. Pompeo's confirmation came a day after Trump casually admitted to committing to obstructing justice on Twitter .