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Kellogg's exits Venezuela over social and economic 'deterioration'

Kellogg's exits Venezuela over social and economic 'deterioration'

Socialist President Nicolas Maduro's government also stops companies from raising prices to keep up with hyperinflation, denting profits and sometimes rendering operations unsustainable. Others, including Clorox (CLX.N), Kimberly-Clark ( KMB .N), General Mills (GIS.N), General Motors (GM.N) and Harvest Natural Resources HNR.N, have given up on the OPEC country, abandoning assets or selling them cheap.


Trump Calls Some Unauthorized Immigrants 'Animals' in Rant

Trump Calls Some Unauthorized Immigrants 'Animals' in Rant

A number of the officials behind such a push were among those invited to the White House . The federal anti-gambling law is unconstitutional because "it unequivocally dictates what a state legislature may and may not do", Justice Samuel Alito wrote in his majority opinion.


Voter registration deadlines are coming up

Voter registration deadlines are coming up

BallotTrax is a free service for Logan County Voters that allows you to track the status of your ballot online , as well as receive messages by text, phone or email when your ballot has been sent to you and received by our Elections Division.


Turkish banker gets 32 months prison in United States case over Iran sanctions

Turkish banker gets 32 months prison in United States case over Iran sanctions

Atilla's trial about how the conspirators had been able to "transfer or free up millions upon millions of dollars of Iranian proceeds, primarily from the sale of Iranian oil", in violation of the sanctions. Under the USA sanctions, proceeds from Iran's worldwide oil sales were required to be deposited at a handful of major banks, including Halkbank, and could only be used under limited circumstances, such as for humanitarian aid.


Political Newcomer Wins Second District Democratic Primary

Political Newcomer Wins Second District Democratic Primary

In congressional elections, attention was focused on the Omaha-based 2nd District, where Democrats Brad Ashford and Kara Eastman were competing for a chance to face Republican incumbent Rep. Bob Krist, university instructor Tyler Davis and community activist Vanessa Ward, all of Omaha. He faces fellow Republican Krystal Gabel in today's primary.


Sports betting at Monmouth Park delayed until June

Sports betting at Monmouth Park delayed until June

Of course, The Baltimore Sun sees this ruling not as a potential increase in the freedom of the people but as a new source of income to the state government. Outside court, however, leaders of all but the National Football League have shown varying degrees of openness to legalized sports gambling . Associate Justice Stephen Breyer joined in most of the majority opinion but also signed onto the dissent with Associate Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor.