Fox News Legal Analyst Warns Trump Off New Wall Plan: ‘He’s In Dangerous Waters’

“ Napolitano said the president does have certain emergency powers.  Napolitano added: Trump also can’t take money from other programs and use it for a wall.  Napolitano made similar comments earlier in the day on Fox Business. That’s not me saying no,” he told Maria Bartiromo, “because the Supreme Court said no when Harry Truman attempted to do that.”  “I think this is a bargaining technique,” Napolitano said. “Donald Trump is the master bargainer.”  

Killer nabbed by chewed gum and a water bottle apologizes for murdering a teacher as he heads to prison for life

(CNN)Christy Mirack’s brother had one critical question left this week for his sister’s killer. Then, thanks to a piece of gum and a water bottle, authorities identified suspect Raymond Rowe, a disc jockey known locally as “DJ Freez.” Rowe, 50, pleaded guilty Tuesday to first-degree murder, rape and related counts in Mirack’s killing, according to the Lancaster County District Attorney’s Office. Rowe’s attorney said her client has admitted he murdered Christy Mirack, the prosecutor reported. “The person standing beside me has admitted his guilt,” Patricia Spotts said. Rowe’s guilty plea includes a sentence of life without the possibility of parole with a consecutive prison term of 60 to 120 years, the district attorney said. In accepting it, Rowe turned Tuesday …

Seattle Judge Tosses Lawsuit Against Officers Who Fatally Shot Pregnant Woman

Charleena Lyles, a pregnant mother of four who was killed by Seattle police. according to The Seattle Times. When a case is dismissed with prejudice, it cannot be refiled but may be appealed to a higher court. still stands. In the wake of the shooting, questions were raised about why the officers did not use nonlethal force on Lyles, who had mental health issues. transcripts of interviews with the officers, when Lyles moved toward them with the knife, McNew asked Anderson to use a Taser on her. Anderson said he did not have his Taser — he had left it in his locker — and they both shot her. transcript of McNew’s interview, “one of the little babies” crawled into …

Trump Nominates Andrew Wheeler As Permanent EPA Administrator

Three weeks after the start of a partial shutdown of the federal government shuttered many of the EPA’s services, Trump sent Wheeler’s formal nomination to the Senate for confirmation. “I am honored and grateful that President Trump has nominated me to lead the Environmental Protection Agency,” Wheeler said in a statement. “For me, there is no greater responsibility than protecting human health and the environment, and I look forward to carrying out this essential task on behalf of the American public.” Last year, the Senate confirmed Alex Azar, a former executive at the pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly, to lead the Department of Health and Human Services. On Jan. 1, former Boeing executive Patrick Shanahan took over as acting secretary at …

California highway officer helps delivers baby along roadside

The pregnant woman was seated in the right front passenger seat of the SUV when Lloyd approach the vehicle, the report said. She told him that she was in labor and about to give birth, after which Lloyd gathered medical equipment to assist in the delivery, according to the report. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP Trending in US Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

Meghan made patron of National Theatre

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Duchess helped pick out jewellery for women at Smart Works Meghan Markle made her name as an actress, campaigner and blogger before marrying Prince Harry in May 2018 and was best known for playing lawyer Rachel Zane in US TV drama Suits. She started campaigning for gender equality at an early age, writing to the then US first lady, Hillary Clinton, at the age of 11, lamenting a washing-up liquid’s TV ad strapline: “Women all over America are fighting greasy pots and pans.” Within a month, manufacturers Procter and Gamble had changed the word “women” to “people”. Kensington Palace said in a statement: “The Duchess is delighted to become patron of both national …

Cheap common drugs may help mental illness

The team focused on: anti-cholesterol drugs called statins – which may calm inflammation linked to mental health problems or help the body absorb anti-psychotic medications blood pressure drugs – which may alter the calcium signalling in the brain that has been linked to bipolar disorder and schizophrenia type 2 diabetes drug metformin – which may alter mood But rather than test them in trials, the scientists went looking for evidence in the real world. They analysed life-long medical records of 142,691 people in Sweden who had schizophrenia, bipolar disorder or other severe mental illnesses. They then compared the number of times each was admitted to a psychiatric hospital clinic when they were taking those medications and when they were not. …

‘Zero Sugar Cookbook’ by David Zinczenko

Inside you’ll discover: Belly-Filling Breakfasts Enjoy quick and delicious morning meals to supercharge your day. Skinny Soups and Salads Slim down one taste at a time. Indulgent Pizza and Pasta Craft hearty Italian classics made healthier at home. All-American Classics Make your favorite go-to comfort foods—and watch the pounds melt away. 10-Minute Meals Whip up the quickest, easiest, tastiest meals for when you want something satisfying—fast. And Delicious Desserts! Cap your amazing meals with insanely decadent post-dinner delights. “I’ve lost 15 pounds thanks to Zero Sugar, and my friends and family have all lost weight. Easy and delicious, these recipes really work!”—Barbara Skarf, Southfield, Michigan   “I lost 10 pounds and have a flatter tummy! And the best part is, I don’t need sugar and I don’t …

Why Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro has environmentalists worried for the Amazon

(CNN)The Amazon rainforest is an ecological wonder. Its waterways and canopy provide a rich ecosystem for a 10th of all the world’s species and help regulate the temperature of the entire planet. But the election of far-right politician Jair Bolsonaro as Brazil’s new president has many worried about the forest’s future. Existing threats The forest is being cut down to make way for activities like cattle ranching, soy bean farming, mining, hydropower dams and new highways. Deforestation fell dramatically between 2004 and 2012, but in recent years it has been increasing, and the powerful agricultural lobby in the Brazilian congress is pushing for more development of the forest. It endorsed Bolsonaro during his election campaign. Indigenous lands Brazil’s Ministry of …

Unethical experiments’ painful contributions to today’s medicine

(CNN)Chinese scientist He Jiankui sent shockwaves around the world last year with his claim that he had modified twin babies’ DNA before their birth. The modification was made with gene editing tool CRISPR-Cas9, he said, and made the babies resistant to HIV. Scientists from China and around the world spoke out about the experiment, which many say was unethical and not needed to prevent the virus. The scientist had also been warned by peers not to go down this path. When He made his claim of genetically altering humans, the response from the global medical community was swift and condemning. “It is out of the question that the experiment is unethical,” said Jing Bao Nie, professor of bioethics at the …

New lawmaker Katie Hill highlights what’s different in Congress: We look and speak like the people we’re there to represent

Washington (CNN)When Katie Hill opened the heavy wooden door to her new congressional office in the Longworth House Office Building, one feeling smacked her in the gut. The thrust of her career has been in non-profits, as an advocate for the homeless. She also embraces the sexist criticism, known as “resting bitch face,” about a serious woman (like her) not smiling while thinking. This isn’t the sort of resume or life story that typically precedes a seat in Congress, but that’s just fine with Hill and the voters who elected her. An unconventional woman, the 31-year-old joins the 116th Congress, the most diverse legislature in history by many measures — gender, race and sexual orientation. Refusing to change is part …

Trump, in first-ever prime time Oval Office address, laments ‘crisis of the heart and a crisis of the soul’ at border

Migrants running as U.S. Border Protection officers threw tear gas to the Mexican side of the border fence on Jan. 1, 2019. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza) On Thursday, Trump plans a personal visit to the Mexican border, where his administration said an illegal immigration “crisis” has been worsening by the day. Reacting to Trump’s speech, Senate Republican leaders — who have said they will not pass Democrats’ spending bills without border wall funding — reaffirmed that they’ve stood by the White House’s position. “Tonight, President Trump reaffirmed his commitment to addressing the humanitarian and security crisis at our nation’s southern border,” Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said in a statement. “His proposal to increase security through physical barriers suits …

Deputies Accused Of Leaving Women To Die In Hurricane Florence Charged With Manslaughter

transporting two detainees during Hurricane Florence have been charged with manslaughter. The deputies were accused of abandoning the women in the back of a police van, where they drowned in rising floodwaters. at which family members of the deceased gave testimony, according to a reporter on the scene. Both of the deputies were charged with two counts of involuntary manslaughter in the deaths ofNicolette Green, 43, and Wendy Newton, 45, who died on Sept. 18, 2018, according to The Daily Beast. Flood faces an additional two charges of reckless homicide, accused of driving directly into danger despite knowing the risk. “This is something we have been hoping and praying for since we heard the news about my sister. My family is …

Millions of homes ‘needed to solve crisis’

Social rent properties are currently set aside for those in most need and are let on long-term tenancies. The report was authored by 16 independent commissioners brought together by Shelter to examine housing in England, including former Labour leader Ed Miliband, Baroness Sayeeda Warsi, Baroness Doreen Lawrence, TV architect George Clarke and Grenfell survivor Ed Daffarn. Shelter said the report was partially inspired by the Grenfell Tower fire and the belief “the disaster must mark a turning point in how we talk about social housing”. Shandor’s story Shandor, 48, became homeless when an accident at work caused him to fall behind on his rent. After six months in a homeless shelter, he and his eight-year-old son Billy moved into a …

‘Cheap junk food to blame’ for obesity

‘End Bogof deals’ to cut food waste Checkout sweets targeted in obesity fight Is UK one of worst child obesity nations? The survey of 1,067 adults in Wales also found 68% of those polled thought temporary price reductions influenced them to buy unhealthy food. The results were published ahead of the Welsh Government launching a three-month consultation into how it should put in place its Healthy Weight, Healthy Wales strategy. According to the charity, 13 types of cancer are linked to obesity and about 1,000 cases of cancer a year are down to being overweight or obese. Image copyright Cancer Research UK Image caption Ms Treharne said she was at her biggest on her wedding day and couldn’t look at …