Sessions said the MS-13 and cartels had turned cities and suburbs into warzones, raped and killed innocent citizens, and smuggled poison and human beings across the border. Sessions also urged federal prosecutors to intensify their focus on other immigration crimes such as smuggling others into the U.S. Such prosecutions are already happening, however.
Bossie and Bannon had worked together on a series of conservative media partnerships, many of which were funded by the Mercers, who at the time were creating a wide network of data and advocacy projects. These supporters formed the base of Trump's digital support - he was speaking to their bigoted concerns, long before the addition of Bannon. The person with perhaps the most powerful voice - Ivanka Trump - has also soured on Bannon, according to several people familiar with her thinking.
Several brokerages recently commented on FHN. On Wednesday, First Horizon National Corp (NYSE:FHN) stock opened its trade at $18.41 and after floating in a range of $18.05 to $18.60, settled at $18.11. On average, equities analysts expect that First Horizon National Corporation will post $0.96 EPS for the current fiscal year. The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, January 3rd.
But he suggested that Trump was seeking a global political response for regime change from US allies as well as Russian Federation, which he said needed to reevaluate its support of Syria. Johnson, who condemned Moscow's continued defense of Assad, said Tillerson will be able to give a "clear and coordinated message to the Russians". "The entire administration was in agreement that this was something that had to be done", Nikki Haley, the USA ambassador to the United Nations, said on NBC's ...
Reports have surfaced about the business ties of former campaign aides as well as friction among high level advisers, including Steve Bannon and son-in-law Jared Kushner. Trump in the same breath went on to list his pre-Bannon accomplishments and remind the world, "I'm my own strategist", making clear what many had suspected - that the former Breitbart executive is on the presidential chopping block.
Estes. A Democrat hasn't represented the state's 4th District since Dan Glickman was replaced in 1994. Republicans, who hold a 237-193 majority, will be defending seats in special elections in Georgia, South Carolina and Montana, where Donald Trump Jr.is planning to campaign for a GOP candidate next week.
District Judge Derrick Watson is hearing arguments on whether to extend his temporary order until Hawaii's lawsuit works its way through the courts. In his original ruling , Judge Watson said that section of the new executive order likely violated the First Amendment's establishment clause , which forbids the government from disfavoring certain religions over others.
It's similar, though less generous, than Obamacare's three-year-long reinsurance program, which gave insurers $7.9 billion for 2014 and $7.8 billion for 2015, according to data from the Kaiser Family Foundation , and is meant to pay out $4 billion for 2016.
After the fall, he was placed on a couch. Piazza was moved after the fall, but an ambulance was not called until nearly 12 hours later. Piazza reportedly fell down the stairs at about 11 p.m., police said. His death was "definitely" preventable, State College police have said. Tom Kline , the attorney for the Piazzas, wants to see the video. Since 2015, Penn State has had a task force, headed by Damon Sims, vice president for student affairs, looking into reports of hazing, sexual ...
The strike had potential repercussions for USA relations with Russian Federation and for the security of US, coalition and partner forces on the ground in Syria. Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven industrialized nations met Monday to try to forge a common response to the deadly chemical attack in Syria, with new sanctions against Russian backers of President Bashar Assad one of the options on the table.
Starting this fall, undergraduate students who attend a State University of NY or City University of NY school will be eligible for the Excelsior Scholarship if their families earn no more than $100,000 a year. Students must be enrolled full-time with at least 30 credits per year in order to qualify, and they are expected to cover housing costs. The governor's office estimated that the scholarship will cost some $163 million the first year, however some lawmakers are skeptical.
President Donald Trump, left, and Chinese President Xi Jinping walk together after their meetings at Mar-a-Lago, Friday, April 7, 2017, in Palm Beach, Fla . The agency says Trump was never on the helicopter, though the president has not used Marine One for his visits to the resort. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said earlier this month that the Department of Homeland Security will ask for additional funding to protect Trump.
Governor Ivey is the second female to hold the position. Why did he resign? But it turns out Bentley's affair with Rebekah Mason didn't just affect the people around him. Jason Zengerle, a political correspondent for GQ magazine who wrote a lengthy investigative piece about Bentley's alleged affair, said the governor began dressing better and the first person to notice was his wife, Dianne.
Geils Band, has died in his MA home. Police chief Donald Palma said officers soon found J Geils' body unresponsive and later declared him dead at his home in Groton, Massachusetts. Geils served as the band's guitarist and vocalist. "Being part of the J. Geils Band was a lot of fun". Geils remained active outside his namesake band.
Mr Trump explained his rethink during a news conference in the White House rose garden on Wednesday. One of the very few good things that can be said about the terrible 20th century and its orgies of mass murder is that some kind of line was drawn.
According to the American Association of University Women , "While more education helps increase women's earnings, it still doesn't close the gender pay gap". - Women made about 80 cents for every dollar men earned in 2015, according to USA government data . Nationally, women make about 80 cents for every dollar men make.
He said he brought "whole binders full of women ". Beth Myers , who was Romney's chief of staff in MA and later his presidential campaign manager, recalled that the binders continued to be used once the transition period was over. But lost amid the mockery was the fact that Romney was, believe it or not, telling the truth. Obama defeated Romney, winning both the popular vote and the electoral college, with 332 electoral votes to Romney's 206.
Trump wouldn't put a deadline on when a health-care bill would be passed, saying it would happen "at some point". "What I think should happen and will happen is that the Democrats will start calling me and negotiating", he said, speaking about the intricacies of healthcare-an issue that took President Obama the entirety of his time in the White House to sort of figure out -as if he were a parent trying to convince their small child to eat their broccoli by threatening to cancel ...
Video of the near-miss shows the glass shattering nearly directly behind her head, the bullets whizzing by both her ears, sending her into a panicked flight deeper into the store. At about 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, police found Hart at a Mesa home. He tried to flee, police said, but was arrested. Michael Hart, 23, was involved in an altercation over the tattoo he was getting at Damaged Ink Tattoo, police said.
The budget director denied that the move violates Trump's promises of cutting and streamlining the federal government. Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney briefed members of the press Tuesday regarding the administration's plan for reforming the federal government.
Police charged the teenager with criminal threatening. The boy was released back to his parents, who police said are cooperating with the investigation. "They're obviously all students in Nashua", Baxter said. "I guess the kid said something about like, "Oh, you guys think it's amusing until you see me on the news tomorrow", said Nashua High School Student Shelise Raschella.
The regular visits stand in marked contrast to Trump's insistence during last year's campaign that he wouldn't spend time playing golf if elected president, including at the courses he owns. "I had a personal conversation with the president in February and he understands", Bradshaw said. Former President Barack Obama golfed 333 times during his two terms in the White House.
Regime change in Syria is one of the top priorities of Donald Trump's administration, US United Nations ambassador Nikki Haley says, doubling down on comments made by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson last week. Iran and Russian Federation are Assad's closest allies and label all opponents of his regime as "terrorists". "Thus, comes a question: who and what once again had been presented to another US president as a "proof" of "chemical weapons" in a country disagreeable to Washington? " ...
But the images in the aftermath of the chemical attack moved President Trump to act, launching 59 Tomahawk missiles at the airbase where the planes that carried out the attack were based, United States officials said. The former SC governor also weighed in on comments by White House press secretary Sean Spicer, who used Adolf HItler in a criticized analogy to describe the heinousness of Assad's actions.
A chastened-looking Munoz, speaking on " Good Morning America ", said his initial comments about the incident, which has attracted world-wide attention, "fell short of truly expressing what we were feeling". NEW YORK (CNNMoney ) - United CEO Oscar Munoz says the airline won't allow law enforcement officers to haul seated paying passengers off its flights again.
The Arizona closer struck out pinch hitter Brandon Crawford with the potential tying run at second base to end the game. Bochy went on to say he would have considered keeping the former National League MVP in the game if not for the fact that Posey is a catcher.
In the same breath, she called the hacking "more effective theft even than Watergate" and called for an independent bipartisan investigation that looks at whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation in the effort. "I really believe we should have and still should take out his airfields and prevent him [Assad] from being able to bomb innocent people and drop sarin gas on them", said Clinton.
A phone call between Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday was meant to reinforce USA pressure on Beijing to curb Pyongyang's nuclear and ballistic missile programs, a US official said. "We are sending an armada". President Donald Trump ordered the aircraft carrier Carl Vinson, along with three guided-missile destroyers and cruisers to leave Singapore Saturday in response to North Korea's latest missile test, according to the Times.
A District of Columbia Police spokesperson said someone in a vehicle tried to ram a U.S. Capitol Police cruiser and tried to run over several other officers. The driver was arrested and no one was hurt. The vehicle she drove then and also on Monday was her mother's, Butler said. "Unfortunately the judge didn't see that, and this is the result of her not getting the care that we know she desperately needed".
His efforts to build a border wall with Mexico remain uncertain and his attempts to ban certain travelers from entering the United States because they pose a security threat have been blocked by the courts. Neil Gorsuch was sworn in as the 113th justice in the history of the Supreme Court on Monday - but more importantly, as the ninth justice who will bring the court back to full strength after 14 months in the wilderness.
Republicans survived an election scare on Tuesday and won a Kansas House seat in the first congressional election since President Donald Trump's victory, but the margin was much narrower than expected in a district that had voted overwhelmingly for Trump in November.
The meeting represents the most high-level contact between Russia and the Trump administration and comes as Trump officials have faced scrutiny for their contacts with Russian officials during the election, as well as a tense back-and-forth over a chemical attack in Syria last week and a US strike that was launched as a response.
The decision allows Kimberly Hively to proceed with a 2014 lawsuit in which she claims that Ivy Tech Community College in South Bend, Indiana decided not to hire her for a full-time position because she is a lesbian. That, says the 7th Circuit Court - we think correctly - is sex discrimination. "This decision is game-changer for lesbian and gay employees facing discrimination in the workplace and sends a clear message to employers: It is against the law to discriminate on the basis of ...
Kushner, who played a major role in the presidential campaign, is heading an effort to overhaul the federal government and has traveled to Iraq with the Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman. White House spokeswoman Hope Hicks told CNN that the goal of Kushner's visit to Iraq was to get an update on anti-ISIS efforts from USA and Iraqi officials.
The Republican super PAC Congressional Leadership Fund had already announced plans to spend $2.2 million in the district, and announced Monday a new radio ad featuring Dr. That surge of national attention on regional politics appears to be playing out elsewhere. The second House special election of this cycle is Tuesday in the very Republican fourth district of Kansas, where voters will replace Mike Pompeo, who Trump promoted to Central Intelligence Agency director.