Utah Physician Says She’ll Happily Do The Job Jason Chaffetz Won’t

April 21, 2017

… approached by several candidates interested in taking on the [3rd Congressional District], but none as far into their campaign as Kathie Allen, she said. Dr. Allen will now begin to position herself for a run in a open seat. Republicans have a deep bench of talented candidates in Utah who are more than up to this challenge, he said in a statement. The NRCC is very confident in our ability to keep this seat red in November 2018. Allen told HuffPost she hopes the Democratic Party can build off …

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Indian ad with transgender mom stirs debate — and tears

April 20, 2017

New Delhi (CNN)An advert challenging the norms of a traditional family in India has gone viral, with more than 9 million views on YouTube. The ad’s storyline pushes the issue of transgender rights within the country and reveals the human side of the issue in just three and a half minutes. Released online on March 31, the commercial by medicine company Vicks tells the true story of Gayatri, a young Indian orphan who was adopted by Gauri Sawant, a 37-year-old Mumbai-based transgender woman …

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OReilly On Chopping Block Amid Claim He Called Black Woman Hot Chocolate

April 19, 2017

… the claims were part of an orchestrated campaign by activists to bring OReilly down. In a second statement to Beyers, Kasowitz said his client has been subjected to a brutal campaign of character assassination that is unprecedented in post-McCarthyist America, and irrefutable evidence of a smear campaign would be unveiled soon. OReilly, who remains cable news most dominant figure, went on vacation last week as advertisers dropped him by the dozensfollowing a New York Times investigation that …

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Eric Trump Actually Complained About Mean People On Twitter

April 19, 2017

In an interview with Irelands Independent newspaper, the son of President Donald Trump blasted people who are mean on Twitter: Trump was responding to a question about golfer Rory McIlroy, who came under fire on social media after playing a round of golf with the president. Eric Trump also complained that politics is mean. His father on the campaign trail incited violence against protesters, criticized the family of a fallen soldier, and suggested that the father of then-rival Ted Cruz …

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These 3 People Show Why Anti-Trump Tide Runs Against The GOP In Georgia’s Special Election

April 18, 2017

… lifelong independent, was a volunteer making campaign calls for Isakson, and was later a strong supporter of Price. Federal records show she gave $200 to Isakson back in 2004. Two years later, she gave $250 to Max Burns, then a one-term GOP congressman in a nearby district. In the Republican primary in 2016, she cast her ballot for Ohio Gov. John Kasich. On Nov. 4, just a few days before the 2016 presidential election, her long history of Republican activism came to an end, and she wrote a …

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Turkey’s shell-shocked opposition struggles to find a way forward

April 18, 2017

… post-referendum haze — looking for answers to a referendum tainted by complaints during the campaign, the voting and preliminary results. Erdogan declared victory on Sunday night after state-run media Anadolu reported 51.4% voted for his “Yes” campaign. The razor-thin majority of votes had opponents crying fraud and saying the “Yes” side would not have had so many votes and even could have lost, if the Turkish Supreme Board of Elections had followed its …

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Prince Harry sought counselling after hiding Diana death grief – BBC News

April 17, 2017

Along with his brother and sister-in-law, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, he is promoting the Heads Together mental health campaign, the London Marathon’s charity of the year. Profile: Prince Harry Princes commission Diana statue Speaking to the paper’s Bryony Gordon, Prince Harry said: “I can safely say that losing my mum at the age of 12, and therefore shutting down all of my emotions for the last 20 years, has had a quite serious effect on not only my personal life …

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Councils urge chewing gum firms to aid street clean-up – BBC News

April 15, 2017

The campaign group said 64% of all UK roads and pavements are “stained” by chewing gum – where chewed gum has been squashed into the street. ‘Unsightly and unacceptable’ Councils have repeatedly asked for financial help to get rid of the problem, insisting gum manufacturers should take more responsibility. Councillor Judith Blake, the LGA’s environment spokeswoman, said it was “ugly, unsightly and unacceptable”. “Chewing gum is a plague …

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Trump Administration Won’t Release Logs Of Visitors To The White House

April 15, 2017

… to the Post. Trump has faced numerous questions about potential conflicts of interest after refusing to release his tax returns. Trump, who as a candidate pledged to drain the swamp of Washington insiders, had previously accused then-President Barack Obama of a lack of transparency. Visits to the White House became a matter of particular interest after Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) met with sources on White House grounds who supposedly told him the Trump campaign had been caught up in …

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Facebook Cracks Down on 30,000 Fake News Accounts Ahead of French Election

April 15, 2017

… responsible for the spread of fake newsduring the U.S. election. Heavily promoted fake articles claiming that Hilary Clinton sold weapons to ISIS became more popular than stories about the final days of the campaign. In a separate crackdown, Facebook announced Friday it had pulled the plug on a major spam operation out of Bangladesh, Indonesia, Saudi Arabia and other countries. The operation mainly reached outto publisher Facebook pages in an attempt to gain Facebook friends, who would then be …

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Scott Pruitt Heads To Coal Mine To Pitch New EPA Agenda

April 14, 2017

SYCAMORE, Pennsylvania The head of the Environmental Protection Agency chose a Pennsylvania coal mine with a history of violating environmental laws as his venue for unveiling a new plan to refocus his agency in a way that he says will both protect offered roughly 75 miners at the Harvey Mine this hopeful message: The regulatory assault on coal is over. Pruitt, aclimate change denier and longtime ally of the fossil fuel industry, claimed that coal, oil and gas companies are both …

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Trump Rushes Into World Affairs

April 13, 2017

… threaten. As for NATO, Trump stood in the East Room Wednesday and pledged his new-found love of an alliance he denounced during the campaign as a bunch of deadbeats who were crying wolf about Russia, but who were unwilling to pay to protect themselves. Tomorrow is another episode. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsPoodlePay! Point-Of-Sale System – Unlimited White Label Developer License + Source Code Get the source code for the hottest CRM and accounting tool, …

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