It requires soda distributors to pay the city 1 cent per ounce whenever they deliver soda to a store, which works out to an extra 20 cents for a 20-ounce bottle, and $1.44 for a 12-pack of 12-ounce cans. Beverage companies have taken notice and are pouring money into campaigns to stop the initiatives. The same amount would be levied under San Francisco and Albany's proposals, according to the local governments in San Francisco and in Albany.
Trump was surrounded by family and his closest advisers on stage along with his running mate and Vice President elect Governor Mike Pence who call the night "historic" and said America had chosen a champion. "Trump's victory will be an enormous gift to a failing jihadist movement, that will have now have a renewed rallying cry", tweeted Ammar Rashid, an eminent political writer.
Croatia midfielder Luka Modric had his contracted extended last month until 2020, and fellow defensive midfielder Toni Kroos got a new deal until 2022. "I am overjoyed", he said. We have players who have a lot to prove, who can still improve a lot and compete at the highest level. I remember [Thierry] Henry, Dennis Bergkamp, Robert Pires - such great players - and I wanted to be a part of them.
Proposition 205 was crafted to immediately allow any adult to have up to an ounce of the drug, consume it in private, as well as to grow up to six plants. "I am very happy that the war on cannabis in California is finally over". However, the measure is presently trailing in the polls. In Arizona , Colorado and ME, state hourly minimums would rise to $12 by 2020 from a range of $7.50 to $8.31, if voters approve.
Burgum walloped Rolla Rep. Marvin Nelson in the state that has not had a Democratic governor since 1992. Trump visited North Dakota just once - that same month at an oil industry conference in Bismarck - and Clinton didn't come at all, instead sending Bill Clinton to a Fargo rally in May.
Earlier on Wednesday, Sergei Glazyev, one of Putin's advisers, said relations between Russian Federation and the US would be reset following Trump's victory. "But Russia is ready and wants to restore full-fledged relations with the United States". He added that the U.S.is an "essential and important strategic partner to Afghanistan in development of the country and fighting terrorism".
Their decapitated bodies had been thrown into a trash pit, the broadcaster said. Journalists reported seeing US troops in and around Bashiqa supporting the Kurdish offensive. Earlier Monday, army spokesman Brig. As the Islamic State continues to lose ground in Mosul , the terror group has released a new propaganda video showing children and the elderly being forced to carry out barbaric executions.
The main takeaway is that Prop 62 would ban the death penalty while Prop 66 keeps it in place and possibly speeds up the process. There are 740 people now awaiting execution in California, many have been there for decades. This state has recently taken on a central role in the country's debate over the death penalty , so it is best to put the proposal there in a bit of context.
Clinton, who ran alongside running mate Tim Kaine, garnered 65 percent of the vote countywide with 58 of 58 precincts reporting , according to unofficial results from the Johnson County Auditor's Office. Coleman said voters don't hold monolithic views that graft neatly onto each party. Bernie Sanders earlier in the race. If Johnson reaches that level, the Libertarian Party would qualify for public matching funds in 2020.
Republican nominee Donald Trump's campaign on Tuesday alleged polling place "anomalies" during early voting in the Las Vegas area last week. Trump, who said last month that he might not accept the outcome of the national election if he thinks it is unfair, asked in the lawsuit that the ballots from the Latino market be kept separate from other votes, pending any legal challenges to the state's results.
She said that every voter in line will have a chance to vote, but might need to be patient. The Justice Department has accused the state's GOP-dominated legislature of intentionally making it harder for African-Americans to vote in North Carolina, and federal judges have twice ruled against the state in voting rights cases since July.
While this pales in comparison to what California could bring to the table - potentially $ 1 billion in annual tax revenue just from recreational pot - it would still be a major victory for the cannabis industry if MA voters approve Question 4.
The two who were apprehended on Tuesday have been identified as Swapnil Chasksr and Pravin Ramesh Salunkhe, he said. The three accused have been identified as Shankar Ayyar, Ashok Bamne and Manvir Prajapati. On Friday, the lensmen who had gone to cover the visit of Cyrus Mistry, former chairman of Tata Sons to Bombay House, were brutally beaten up by the security personnel.
This election cycle, 57 percent of Americans are in favor of legalization. In 2014, 58 percent of voters approved Amendment 2 , however because state law requires a super-majority (60 percent of the vote) for constitutional amendments to pass, the amendment was narrowly rejected.
America on Tuesday will elect its 45th president, making Hillary Clinton the nation's first female commander in chief or choosing billionaire businessman Donald Trump, whose volatile campaign has upended United States politics. Trump voted in Manhattan about three hours later. Some 58 percent of women voters in MI said that Trump's treatment of women bothered them a lot. A Reuters/Ipsos States of the Nation poll gave Clinton a 90 percent chance of defeating Trump and said she was on track to ...
An earlier news release notes that Durham elections officials haven't reported significant wait times through most of the day. "For the first time we are dispatching hundreds of legal experts, election experts and legal dispatch teams who will be in regions all across the state to help people with patterns of problems happening at the precincts on Election Day and help people with voter intimidation if it does emerge tomorrow", said Jen Jones, communications director at Democracy North ...
The investigation into her crimes will go on for a long, long time. Comey's move capped a stunning chapter in the bitter, deeply divisive contest between Clinton and Republican Donald Trump . Much of the day-to-day rhetoric from each candidate has been about their opponent as a person, and how they are different. He'll join Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton and first lady Michelle Obama along with rock stars Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi at an evening rally in ...
Barbara Bush , George W. Bush's mother, was the only member of the family to overtly criticize Trump , calling the Republican presidential nominee's many controversial comments about women "unbelievable ". "But aside from that, think about party loyalty, think about issues, think about the direction of the country". How does anybody vote for Hillary Clinton? Limbaugh ended up posted a correction on his website.
Just before 3 p.m. the voter registration system in Colorado went down, leaving locations in Summit County and around the state unable to process ballots. CBS Denver reported that voters weren't able to cast ballots in person at 3 p.m. on November 8, but voters could drop off ballots that were already completed.
Shares of GW Pharmaceuticals, a developer of cannabis-based drugs, and Scotts Miracle-Gro, with its hydroponics businesses, rose about 1 percent each Tuesday. The state's senior senator and the former mayor of San Francisco has long opposed the legalization of marijuana . ARIZONA: In Arizona , the issue of marijuana legalization has evoked uncertainty about how legalization might affect the flow of smuggled illegal drugs across the border with Mexico.
This year, almost 1 million Hispanic voters have already voted or about 15 percent of the electorate. In the weeks leading up to the election, there was much anxiety over whether voters would face problems. While there were concerns that the heated rhetoric of the campaign would lead to confrontations at the polls, only a few minor skirmishes were reported.
The study was led by Adam M. Leventhal, Ph.D., of the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, and it was recently published in the journal JAMA. Previous research found vaping is more unsafe than experts once thought and can cause infertility. "The effect of this deletion will delay regulation of flavors in e-cigarettes by years, leading more kids to get addicted to nicotine", he said.
Five states will be voting on legalizing it for recreational use while four more states seek to legalize it for medical purposes. There's no polling data on North Dakota's medical marijuana measure. Department of Veterans Affairs, with certain exceptions. Supporters say legalization would result in safer communities and more money for schools.
Details on Walgreen's complaint weren't immediately available because the suit was sealed by the court. Walgreens alleges Theranos misled it about the state of its technology when the two firms initially forged their agreement, and perhaps continued to do so.
Businesses - ever-more present at the United Nations climate forum - have also become crucial drivers of change, motivated by the need to anticipate the rapid shift to a low- or zero-carbon global economy. Climate negotiators recently started working on implementation of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, but many remains concerned that the USA election may affect the deal as Republican candidate Donald Trump has repeatedly refuted global warming and spoken against the deal.
Attempts to vote twice are rare. Advocacy groups say they're suing to extend voting hours in Durham County by 90 minutes because of computer problems that resulted in a paper check-in process. Later in the morning, the Bethesda Ruritan Club precinct in Durham County ran out of authorization to vote forms (ATVs), the cards signed by voters when they present to vote.
In Frankfort, in Will County, a steady stream of voters headed inside to vote. "Hopefully a little higher", he added. They can be inside a polling place if they have credentials, and most of the time they're great; they're doing their job, which they should.
The FBI spent a year investigating Clinton's use of a private email server, instead of government systems, while she was secretary of state from 2009 to 2013. Comey's name won't be found anywhere on Tuesday's presidential ballot, but his fingerprints will be. The laptop contains hundreds of thousands of emails - majority Weiner's - and it will take weeks to fully vet them, the official said.
At this point in her career, it shouldn't be surprising that no one wants to work with Lindsay Lohan anymore. Lindsay Lohan has made the best of the internet's collective jeering/celebration of her adopted, continent-sprawling accent that circulated last week; the actress has announced a new line of sweatshirts and t-shirts with the phrase " I ONLY SPEAK LILOHAN " on it.
He would not speculate on how the seam split. The researcher, whose identity was not revealed, was made administer an experimental Ebola vaccine developed in the same laboratory, which has proven effective against the epidemic in West Africa.
Kim Kardashian explores surrogacy after working hard to maintain her post-baby bod. Is Kim planning to have a third child with Kanye West? Sounds like surrogacy may be a viable option, then. She said on another episode of Keeping Up With The Kardashians earlier this year: 'I said no way. "Her mom said everyone has to renew themselves".
Kylie Jenner is covered in shiny blue paint in her latest photo shoot, and our eyes are bugging out of our head! The Koko Collection will be available Wednesday, Nov. "When you first get them done, you're like, "Oh, it could be a little bit bigger on that side.' I'd go back and be like, 'They went down" and think they could be bigger", said the star, who is on the cover of the October/November issue, as cited by Harper's Bazaar .
However, officials confirm that the common practice of crop burning in neighboring states was a significant contributing factor to the risky air quality levels. Environment situation in Delhi, despite improvement, still continues to be at "severe" in air quality level. For comparison, Los Angeles-one of the most polluted cities in the usa -has a PM2.5 reading of 74 as of Monday morning.
Clinton's campaign said she would not be discussing the news Monday as she campaigns in North Carolina, Pennsylvania and MI. She instead, tried to end with a broader argument. And being that close to victory means she can cross the finish line by capturing any of the harder-fought states: Florida, New Hampshire, Ohio, Nevada, or North Carolina.
His campaign claimed that the candidate would do better on the worldwide front than Clinton because she has a spotty record, and has already made lots of enemies overseas while working as Secretary of State under the Obama administration. The inquiry involved material found on a computer belonging to Anthony Weiner, the disgraced former congressman and estranged husband of Huma Abedin , a longtime Clinton aide.