Before Thursday, I’d hoped Franken would run for president in 2020.And, what’s more, I can see how millions of other women would feel violated by it.
Passenger pigeons were once so plentiful in North America that flocks blotted out the sun.Credit
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North America was once a utopia for passenger pigeons.
When the genetically altered animals were released back into the wild, the fertility-reducing gene would spread through the population, eradicating the pests.Weasels inheriting just one copy of the low-fertility gene would end up with two copies, which they’d pass down to offspring.
About 5,000 barrels of oil, or about 210,000 gallons, gushed out of the Keystone Pipeline on Thursday in South Dakota, blackening a grassy field in the remote northeast part of the state and sending cleanup crews and emergency workers scrambling to the site.The pipeline company, TransCanada, said in a statement that the South Dakota leak was detected around 6 a.
31, 2025 — on all the individual tax cuts in the legislation.The committee also projected that Americans earning $75,000 or below would face large tax increases in 2027, after the individual tax cuts expire.
Known as the “Crocodile,” he once explained the nickname by saying: “It strikes at the appropriate time.He accused her of trying to kill him with poisoned ice cream from her dairy farm, an allegation she denied.
NEWARK — The federal corruption trial of Senator Robert Menendez of New Jersey ended in a mistrial on Thursday after jurors said they were unable to reach a verdict, leaving Mr.Chris Christie of New Jersey the opportunity to appoint a replacement and further tip the scales for Republicans in the Senate.
They were asked to raise their hands if lower taxes would lead them to raise capital expenditures; only a handful did.So they realize that even a huge tax cut wouldn’t lead to much more spending.
For instance, the Senate bill makes the individual income tax cuts temporary and delays implementation of the corporate tax cut by one year.Trump visiting the Capitol to address House Republicans before the vote and sending congratulations via Twitter afterward.
A few years ago, my wife’s health worsened, and she declared herself no longer interested in sex of any kind.But you have taken your wife’s declaration to mark a departure from ordinary circumstances.
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WASHINGTON — The son of Moscow makes his living in Washington, cheered nightly by locals who think little of his country.“My second home,” the star player, Alexander Ovechkin, said of the city.
The sprawling House tax bill, set for a vote on Thursday, would tax the value of college tuition benefits conferred on thousands of university employees like Mr.5 trillion tax cut, lawmakers eliminated many individual tax breaks, arguing the overall plan would compensate for any lost benefits.
Security forces at the scene of a suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Thursday.Broad-shouldered and heavily muscled, Lieutenant Pacha shouted at the suspect to halt, but instead the man started running.
has rebuffed a request by the Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones to call a special owners’ meeting in less than two weeks to discuss the current negotiations to extend Commissioner Roger Goodell’s contract.But Jones’s threat to sue the league and his fellow owners ignited one of the most vicious intraleague fights in years, throwing the N.
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“Masseduction” is your fifth album in 10 years.You’ve mentioned that the artist Jenny Holzer was influential in figuring out the aesthetic of the album and the tour.
2 Republican in the Senate, is leading a bipartisan group of seven senators in support of the background check measure.Instead, the new measure would require federal agencies and states to produce plans showing how they intend to comply with existing laws governing reporting to the background check system.
Former President Bill Clinton last month in Baltimore.It was Bill Clinton.
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I have lived my whole life with a Republican Party with which I disagreed, but at least understood.Continue reading the main story
For the three decades that followed, I could count on one thing: the conservative right was the religious right.
But what about the women who are sexually harassed by men who aren’t even a little famous?The fact is that sexual harassment is more about power than sex; any industry with extreme power differentials will be afflicted by it.
“I feel like people are starting to believe and realize that I was truly sexually assaulted by Bill Clinton,” Juanita Broaddrick said on Fox News nearly two decades after first going public with her story.Matthew Yglesias, a liberal blogger who once worked at the Center for American Progress, a pillar of the Clinton political world, wrote on Vox.