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by | December 23, 2017 | 00:52

Multiple containers of concentrated THC also were found, officials said. They told cops it was intended for Christmas presents. Vrbka told the News-Times that the couple acknowledged the marijuana and said they were traveling from California to Vermont where it was to be given away as Christmas gifts.

by | December 22, 2017 | 01:00

On Tuesday, a recount in Virginia's 94th House District in Newport News yielded a one-vote advantage to Democrat Shelly Simonds over Republican David Yancey , pending final certification Wednesday from a three-person panel . "Today's decision by the court was wrong, and Delegate-elect Shelly Simonds should have been certified the victor". Two others were scheduled this week and a recount in Fairfax and Prince William counties confirmed the re-election of Del.

by | December 22, 2017 | 01:00

State TV said no damage was caused by the intercepted missile. Saudi Arabia said Tuesday that it had intercepted the ballistic missile south of its capital city. "Targeting of cities with ballistic missiles is a clear evidence of the continued acts of the Iranian-backed Houthi militias of using humanitarian entry points to smuggling Iranian missiles to the Yemeni territories in flagrant violation of United Nations resolutions", he added.

by | December 22, 2017 | 01:00

United still maintain an interest in Griezmann , but with Barcelona also joining the fray, the Independent reported earlier that the 20-time English champions and Atletico officials feared the La Liga leaders would secure the player's signature.

by | December 22, 2017 | 00:56

Staying cloudy, misty with patchy rain clearing eastwards overnight. After sunset, it should become cold enough for snow to mix with the rain and eventually take over as the primary precipitation type. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. For one of the busiest travel weekends of the year, nature is throwing everything but the kitchen sink at Upstate New York.

by | December 22, 2017 | 00:57

On Wednesday, students at Chabad yeshivas everywhere burst in song and dance after the White House had announced that President Donald Trump commuted the prison sentence of Sholom Rubashkin , a move supported by leaders "from across the political spectrum, from Nancy Pelosi (D-Ca) to Orrin Hatch (R-Ut)".

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:07

Department of Defense in 2007 and operated with an annual budget of $22 million from 2008 to 2011, the Times discovered during a recent investigation. The New York Times and Politico reported the existence of the program on their websites Saturday. Thomas Crosson, a Pentagon spokesman, said: "It was determined that there were other, higher priority issues that merited funding, and it was in the best interest of the department of defence to make a change".

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:04

Thomas Bossert, counterterrorism adviser to President Trump, said the US has evidence that "cyber affiliates of the North Korean government" were involved in the attack. "Other governments and private companies agree", Bossert added. But there's little the United States can actually do to North Korea in response. Bossert did not outline the United States government's specific plans to deal with cyberattacks, but officials in Washington said he was expected to do so later on Tuesday.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:03

Though Caribou has participated in Wreaths Across America for over a quarter of a century, Dumas said this is the first year in which participants had enough wreaths to place one on every headstone in the cemetery. "This is a time that families get together", he said, "and this is a time that we need to remember those who can't be here". More improvements are on the way in 2018, including the possible installation of a gazebo, Spitalere said.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:19

The MLS Commissioner will be in Nashville tomorrow for a big announcement! Cincinnati, Nashville, Sacramento and Detroit are each vying for the two 2020 expansion bids. The announcement is a likely sign that Nashville has been chosen for one of the league's two expansion teams, a bid the city has always been a strong contender for.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:05

The extent of destruction and devastation caused by the occupation force to school books and uniforms as Ahd prepares to sit this year for the high school graduation exam. Speaking to the Jerusalem Post, Tamimi's father told the outlet that soldiers had also "beaten his family", in addition to officials arresting the teen and confiscating cell phones, laptops and cameras from the home.

by | December 19, 2017 | 09:14

Despite a likely USA veto, Rycroft said the United States "will continue to play an extremely important role in the search for peace in the Middle East". Trump's decision broke with decades of USA policy and global consensus that Jerusalem's status must be left to Israeli-Palestinian talks, leading to harsh criticisms from Muslim countries and Israel's closest European allies, who have also rejected the move.

by | December 19, 2017 | 09:11

Later reports said around 100 people were transported for treatment. Amtrak Cascades train 501 was taking its inaugural run down a new route today outside of Tacoma, Washington . She said all of the train cars have been searched, and emergency efforts would likely extend through the night and into the morning. "Come back when there is that accident and try to justify not putting in those safety enhancements, or you can go back now and advocate for the money to do it, because this project ...

by | December 19, 2017 | 09:12

More: How soon after President Trump signs the tax bill could you see the effects? A White House official said that while the tax vote is still in "very good shape", Pence - who can serve as a tiebreaking vote in the Senate - does not want to take any chances, especially in light of Sen.

by | December 19, 2017 | 09:12

Officials estimate the Thomas Fire will grow to become the biggest in state history before full containment, which is expected by January 7. The December blazes have already surpassed California's October fires, which burned through 245,000 acres and killed 43 people near Napa Valley.

by | December 19, 2017 | 09:06

Authorities believe the plane caught fire after it crashed. Indiana State Police Sgt. Stephen Wheeles said that the crash was reported at 9:10 Saturday night in an area of the state between Indianapolis and Cincinnati. Another dog survived the crash and was taken to see a vet. Indiana State Police, the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are handling the investigation.

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:55

Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Bob Corker (R-TN), flipped positions on Friday and declared they would vote yes on the bill, virtually guaranteeing it will go to Trump's desk and become law. The legislation guts a deduction in place since the first income tax. The GOP bill drops that to 37 percent and raises the threshold at which that rate only kicks in.

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:55

Ahead of the Legislative Assembly polls in Meghalaya slated for early next year, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off campaigning in the northeastern Indian state. Instead, Delhi would come and work for you. After addressing the public meeting, Modi left for Meghalaya. “My visit to this lovely State today, brings back fond memories of time spent with the people of Mizoram, ” the PM said and wished people Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:54

As was her habit, 22-year-old Bethany Stephens took her dogs for a walk in the woods near her childhood home in Goochland, Va., about 30 miles outside Richmond. But Paul explained, "A lot of people are saying [the dogs] wouldn't guard if they killed, but the reality is if it's a resource, they may guard that as their food source or their toy the same way that a dog might guard a bone on a blanket".

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:48

Kory Langhofer , an Arizona-based attorney representing Trump for America, spelled out the complaint in a seven-page letter sent Saturday to the main House and Senate oversight committees where he raises potential violations of attorney-client privilege and the Fourth Amendment, which protects against unlawful search and seizure.

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:41

The call came Thursday, after Putin used his annual news conference to praise the US financial markets' rise and other "quite serious achievements" under Trump, whom he said he was on first-name terms with. Speaking after the talks, Mr Trump told reporters: "The primary point was to talk about North Korea because we would love to have his help on North Korea".

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:28

The banned words are " diversity ", " fetus ", " transgender ", " vulnerable ", " entitlement ", " science-based " and "evidence-based", according to The Washington Post , CNN , and multiple other media sites. As news of the word ban spreads at the CDC, the analyst expects growing backlash. Many CDC employees reportedly aren't happy about the changes.

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:04

On GMA , Omarosa Manigault Newman - fired three times on " The Apprentice " - denied having been dragged out of the White House or throwing a temper tantrum. Only one thing is clear: Somehow, for some reason, Newman, the Trump adviser who first gained fame with Trump on " The Apprentice ", is leaving the White House reality show.

by | December 17, 2017 | 00:37

This was the first year that a cemetery in Jackson hosted the nation-wide event, which began in 1992 when ME resident Morrill Worcester laid surplus wreaths from his family wreath company on graves in Arlington National Cemetery. "It's a great honor for us to be able to do that, to those who served our country", Edwards said. "We are a better community and better nation because of them".

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:55

Among the various voices speaking out against Trump is Adeeb Joudeh, the Muslim custodian who holds the keys to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem , believed to contain the tomb where Jesus Christ was rested after the crucifixion.