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Pruitt's top spokesperson is latest to leave embattled EPA

Pruitt's top spokesperson is latest to leave embattled EPA

On the four-day trip, Smotkin was present during a visit to the Green Energy Park, a meeting with a phosphate executive, and a dinner with Pruitt, the EPA confirmed to the Post . Perotta is personally facing scrutiny for his recommendation that Pruitt hire a 24-hour security team three times the size of his predecessor's, which has cost the government $3 million over the previous year.


Local election: Conservatives retain control of Bromley

Local election: Conservatives retain control of Bromley

In the case of Cambourne, one vote stopped the Tories from recording a hat-trick of councillors. In London , Labour gained multiple seats in Wandsworth and Westminster, as the map below shows - but these gains were not enough to take control of each borough.


Kennedy Relative's Murder Conviction Vacated, New Trial Ordered

Kennedy Relative's Murder Conviction Vacated, New Trial Ordered

Since the 2016 ruling, one justice in the majority retired and was replaced by another justice, who voted in favor of ordering a new trial , thus flipping the court's decision. Kennedy, is his aunt. He was convicted of murder in 2002 in the bludgeoning death of Martha Moxley in their wealthy Greenwich neighborhood in 1975, when they were teenagers.


U.S. freezes funding to Syria's White Helmets rescue unit

U.S. freezes funding to Syria's White Helmets rescue unit

White Helmets head Raed Saleh said this would have no impact, saying they "did not receive any direct funding from the U.S. or any other country". The US State Department, the largest funder of the White Helmets group in Syria, has frozen all funding to the organization indefinitely.


Failed MH370 Search May Have Solved Mystery Of 19th Century Shipwrecks

Failed MH370 Search May Have Solved Mystery Of 19th Century Shipwrecks

As their cutting-edge detection devices trawled the seas, however, theyturned up something else: two shipwrecks that appeared to have been stranded on the ocean floor for some 200 years. In January, the Malaysian government pledged to pay Texas-based Ocean Infinity up to $70 million if it could find the wreckage or black boxes of the aircraft within 90 days.


Neet 2018: Twitteratis offer financial aide to Tamil Nadu NEET aspirants

Neet 2018: Twitteratis offer financial aide to Tamil Nadu NEET aspirants

The high court decision came as a ray of hope for these students, but the board moved the Supreme Court in the last minute, saying the exam centres can not be changed in such a short notice. In a post-noon announcement on Friday after an uproar about the inconvenience, the state government announced free train tickets and a sum of Rs. 1,000 an aspirant.