Reports earlier this week in the media also said that she meant to work on the issue of global warming, in counterpoint to many incoming White House personnel who dismiss the issue. Gore was a recipient of the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts in raising awareness of the dangers of climate change. Trump meanwhile has been somewhat scathing of it, and he tweeted in 2012 global warming had been "created" by the Chinese.
One year after finishing tied for second in the league with 35 touchdown passes (18 interceptions), Bortles has connected for only 20 scores while being picked off 13 times . The most impressive he's looked was in the second half of the team's Week 12 overtime loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. Which Jaguars defense will show up this week? He returned to practice last week but had a setback when a defensive player roll into the knee after several plays.
The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) said the handwritten and photocopied letters also praised President-elect Donald Trump. They were signed anonymously as "Americans for a Better Way" and said that Trump would "cleanse America and make it shine again" and would carry out genocide against Muslims.
Deirdre Fike, the FBI's assistant director for Los Angeles , told reporters that law enforcement already take an increased "threat posture" during the holiday season but that she was confident their actions in this incidence were appropriate.
Cops charged Max Gemma, 29, of Oceanport , N.J., with hindering prosecution and tampering with evidence in the stabbing death of Joseph Comunale, 26. Dilione allegedly admitted he and Rackover dumped Comunale's body and told them where to find it. Comunale was last seen alive on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016, while attending a party at The Grand Sutton on East 59th Street, police said.
Jo-Ellen Darcy said she based her decision on a need to explore alternate routes for the Dakota Access pipeline crossing. U.S. Secretary for the Interior Sally Jewell said in a statement that the Corps' "thoughtful approach. However, they are girded for a protracted struggle after president-elect Donald Trump's transition team said it supports the project and would review it after he takes office.
The search has expanded beyond the four men thought to be shortlisted for the role: Mitt Romney , a Republican Presidential nominee in 2012, Rudolph Guiliani, New York's former Mayor, David H. In 2015 he pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of mishandling classified materials, and was put on two years' probation and fined US$100,000. In an interview with CBS, Priebus said that Trump is taking his time in making a decision.
The bitter feud over the nation's most fiercely contested gubernatorial race ended Monday when Republican North Carolina Gov. He says the board is working with Durham officials to ensure the recount is performed as swiftly as possible. Representatives of McCrory and Cooper's campaign team are observing the Durham count. As of Sunday night, 53,000 votes had been recounted and the report said that Democrat Roy Cooper has picked up three votes while McCrory has lost one vote while the ...
Biden was asked about his future plans while chatting with NBC News reporter Kelly O'Donnell and other reporters after presiding over Senate debate on the bill. " I am not committed to anything ", he told reporters, per The Hill . The last time he ran was 2008 against current President Barack Obama and former nominee Hillary Clinton .
Alameda County Sheriff's Office coroner's officials report of the 36 victims, 22 have been positively identified and their families have been notified. Authorities have said arson was not immediately suspected. Mr Almena and his partner Micah Allison ran the building's arts colony, called the Satya Yuga collective.
At least a dozen people have gathered there. Dozens of people have died at a party after a fire that started late Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, and swept through the building. Oakland Police Department spokeswoman Johnna Watson announced the staggering death toll in a morning media briefing. The death toll rose Sunday from 9 to 24.
The Green Party began crowdfunding the recount effort the day before Thanksgiving. Officials estimate that a Pennsylvania recount would cost about $500,000. The logistics of a statewide recount are so great, "it's kind of like Eisenhower invading Europe on D-Day", attorney Gary Gordon, representing the Michigan Republican Party, told the judge.
Air Force on subsequent phases of the program allowing us to deliver the best planes for the President at the best value for the American taxpayer". Both Ford and United Technologies said they support Trump's efforts to cut corporate tax rates and overhaul regulations, which could save the companies billions in the long run.
The air mass will support snow over most areas Wednesday night, except for the central coast of OR, according to the weather service. Temperatures should return to more seasonally appropriate levels on Sunday as the Arctic front heads offshore, and highs reach near 50, Smith said.
Justin Amash in a Tweet . "Flag burning is completely ridiculous and I think you know that and I think the vast majority of Americans would agree", he said, adding, "flag burning should be illegal, it's completely despicable". In 2005, one of the co-sponsors of a bill to protect the flag was then-New York Sen. Trump's tweet revives a debate that was settled in the courts more than 25 years ago.
I'm not committed to anything", the vice president told reporters at the Capitol on Monday night after attending a Senate vote. He responded, "I am going to run in 2020. But Biden's past scandals have been generally forgotten, especially considering his efforts to fight cancer following Beau's death. Biden decided not to run for the White House in 2015, instead backing Hillary Clinton .
The 6m deep sinkhole swallowed two cars. Hood said during a news conference the two vehicles are likely filled with gravel, dirt and other debris along with the water. Her auto was upside down, nearly completely submerged and filled with gravel, dirt and other debris by the time emergency officials arrived at the scene, Fire Chief Charles Hood said at a news conference.
A woman sitting with the victim's family is consoled during the arraignment of Mathew Borges , 15, of Lawrence in Lawrence District Court on Monday. He had been missing for almost two weeks when a woman walking her dog called police saying she'd found a decapitated body in the river not far from a dead-end street.
The Big Ten champion Nittany Lions are packing their bags for the Rose Bowl despite taking down Wisconsin in a thriller Saturday night and upsetting Ohio State in Happy Valley on October 22. It was certainly a moment worth savoring. He also broke the school's single-season records for yards passing and touchdown passes. And McSorley wasn't the only one putting on a show.
Four spots. Naturally, many came from fans of Penn State , Michigan, even Western Michigan, claiming their team should be in and one of the four should be out. 6 MI. Yes, the tie-breakers in terms of determining conference champions (or participants in the championship game) are debatable, but under the current system, Penn State won the title, but is left out.
However, the AMBER Alert continues for a mother and her three young children. Police say the suspect is Roque Arrellano Jr, 36, who goes by the street name "Flako", and his girlfriend. Tuesday from their home. An amber alert was issued in the state for three kids Tuesday morning. The home has a Kansas 60-day tag with the number B32894.
Suprun added that President-elect Trump's actions, such as saying "Russia should hack Hillary Clinton's emails" and urging "violence against protesters at his rallies during the campaign" show that he is not qualified to be president. So why would they change their vote if they don't want Trump in the White House? This year, the Electoral College is expected to meet on December 19 to formally affirm Donald Trump as our 45th president to be sworn into office on January 20.
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild - the Wii U and Nintendo Switch game set for release next year - also occupies this visual middle-ground. Twilight Princess is still a good Zelda game, but it came at the expense of a more land-based Wind Waker 2 that could have been better - if not just as good.
Nintendo has announced a vulnerability reward program on the site HackerOne . These include "dissemination of inappropriate content to children", cheating methods like "save data modification", and of course piracy via "game application dumping" and "copied game application execution".
The California drought language was added to the Senate bill in last-minute negotiations. Sen. "There is no place for that as long as I am breathing", Boxer said, stressing that she is not going to end her 24 years in Congress by allowing changes to the Endangered Species Act.
Biden is a six-term senator and two-term vice president who ran for president in 1988 and then again in 2008, failing in the primaries. "For president. "I am going to run in 2020". Biden said, "I learned a long time ago, fate has a odd way of intervening". The 74-year-old vice president said Monday night that he would run, a comment he did walk back, but just a bit.
The lone touchdown came at the start of the second quarter as Brady found Chris Hogan in the corner of the end zone for a 14-yard touchdown. The No. 1 overall pick in this year's draft has 348 yards in his first two games and is not getting much help from running back Todd Gurley , who is averaging 3.1 yards per carry and has rushed for only two touchdowns in his last eight games.
The Obama administration on Monday published a lengthy memo outlining its use of force rules, including oversight of drones and suspect detention. That tenure has included successes like the end to large-scale troop deployments in Iraq and Afghanstan and the killing of Osama bin Laden, but also new challenges like the rise of ISIS and its threats to Europe and the U.S.
Shortly after 7:30 p.m. Sunday night, Nishihara's vehicle was headed down Quintana Road when it crashed into a 12-foot-deep sinkhole, CNN affiliate WOAI reported . Firefighters said the a man in his 60s was driving through standing water when his vehicle entered the sinkhole. O'Neil said the man and woman were taken to a hospital with minor injuries.
There are people there that wanted to be there and believed in it. "We will not put our firefighters in danger at this point, and we will not put Alameda County sheriffs at precarious situation with us". His brother, Neil Cline, remembered him with the following statement: "My brother, David Reilly Cline, passed away in the Oakland Fire ". The search is now paused as a wall inside the building poses potential hazard for the teams.
Cooper's margin of victory grew from a thin margin on Election Night to more than 10,000 votes. Cooper had a lead of 10,263 votes over McCrory in almost final election tallies on the State Board of Elections website Monday afternoon, some 27 days after North Carolina voters went to the polls.
Pence again said he had no involvement in the transition effort. That email then indicated.gov email addresses for both Lt. Gen. Flynn and his son Michael G. The owner has vehemently denied the charges. (They didn't.) "Until #Pizzagate proven to be false", he suggested, "it'll remain a story". The conspiracy - that a popular pizza restaurant in Washington, DC, had been providing underage prostitutes to top Democrats - prompted a 28-year-old man from North Carolina to "self-investigate" the ...
Family members tell LEX 18 that 2-year-old Nova Gallman was killed after being shot in the head. Police say the child's mother was also inside at the time but she was not hurt. Gallman's grandmother says that she was sleeping on the couch by the Christmas tree because they had just put it up the night before. The victim suffered life-threatening injuries, police said.
Politics and the recent election of Republican Donald Trump to the presidency influenced the atmosphere of the evening. The 39th annual Kennedy Center Honors this weekend was a important one. "I don't think there's an actor from the last five decades who has been more influential than Al Pacino", said Bobby Cannavale , his co-star in Danny Collins (2015).
North Dakota leaders including Gov. Jack Dalrymple criticized it. The company last month asked a federal judge to allow it to move ahead with the river crossing. Despite the deadline, authorities say they won't forcibly remove the protesters. Energy Transfer Partners doesn't want to reroute the pipeline, which was originally expected to be completed before the end of this year.