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Governor Walker: What Will Your Message To Gov.-Elect Evers Be?

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I teach history. It's my day job. Charles Schumer of NY are set to meet on Tuesday. As the cliche goes, we do Plato to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation in two semesters. Although they hold a majority in the state's assembly, the Republicans have no claim to the high ground. Walker and the Republican majorities in both houses of the state assembly have taken Wisconsin on a sharp, rightward direction, including undermining unions and weakening environmental protections. Read More »

CS: GO Is Now Free-To-Play On Steam

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In addition to the free version, will be available for the premium edition of CS:GO Prime Status Upgrade for 425 hryvnia. Prior to Thursday, the first-person shooter game was $14.99. News about a potential battle royale mode arriving in Counter-Strike: GO surfaced earlier this year, though the company didn't confirm the speculation. Read More »

Winter Weather Warnings, Advisories issued until Sunday morning

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Coming in Saturday morning through Saturday evening , coastal towns will possibly receive up to 2 inches every hour. Fayetteville and Bentonville, in Arkansas, meantime, will see 3 to 4 inches. Even further south and east, there is higher likelihood for cold rain. Ice accumulations in Texas and Oklahoma could reach one-quarter to one-half inch, respectively. Read More »

France bracing for more protests despite retreat on taxes

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Across social media, the Yellow Vests are calling for an "Act IV", a reference to what would be a fourth weekend of disorder. "We need taxes , but they are not properly redistributed", protester Thomas Tricottet told BFM television. Citing unnamed sources, Les Echos business daily said the government was considering delaying corporate tax easing planned next year or putting off an increase in the minimum wage. Read More »

Legislature passes lame duck bills limiting executive power

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That would stop Evers and Kaul from fulfilling their campaign promises to withdraw Wisconsin from a multi-state lawsuit seeking repeal of the Affordable Care Act, the health care legislation also known as Obamacare. Evers has said he wants to dissolve the agency and replace it with one that's fully public. By making a monthly or one-time donation of any amount, you'll help us publish and distribute stories that have a real impact on people's lives. Read More »

Season 7 Creative Mode, snowstorm, more

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In the freeform creators suite, players can design their own maps and modes using buildings, tilesets and other props. There's a lobby too. And now Epic's runaway hit - which already has two gameplay modes, Save the World and the incredibly popular Battle Royale - is to add a third way to play. Read More »

Mueller recommends no prison for Flynn, cites cooperation

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If President Donald Trump appears to be rattled by special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation now - and his extraordinary tweets on the subject suggest that he is - just wait. On Friday Cohen, who had already admitted multiple counts of tax evasion, financial fraud and campaign finance violations, asked the NY federal court for a "time served" sentence. Read More »

Kremlin Denies Accusation it Has Designs on Ukrainian Sea Ports

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Putin - who has praised his navy for defending Russian territory - "provided exhaustive explanations on this incident in the Black Sea, explaining everything in detail, in exactly the same manner as yesterday during his meeting with the French president", Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told Interfax. Read More »

TRAI’s DND app now on Apple App Store

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As you might already know, there are a lot of other similar apps found on Apple's App Store right now. When it comes to gaming, the story-based physics puzzler Donut County is Apple's iPhone game of the year while Gorogoa , a puzzler with hand-drawn illustrations, is the top iPad game. Read More »

Showing Brexit legal advice is in PM's interest, Crabb says

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The government had earlier said it wouldn't be complying with a Parliamentary demand that Attorney General Geoffrey Cox's full legal advice on May's Brexit deal be released. "It is to be published after any withdrawal agreement is reached with the European Union, but in good time to allow proper consideration before MPs are asked to vote on the deal". Read More »

French premier holds talks after violent protests in Paris

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French President Emmanuel Macron sits across from Prime Minister Edouard Philippe at the start of a meeting at the Elysee Palace day after clashes between police and yellow vest protesters , in Paris , France on December 2, 2018. Macron insists the taxes are needed to fund the country's transition to a low-emission economy. "What we need is something tangible, not just smoke and mirrors", said Mr Yoann Allard, a 30-year-old farmhand. Read More »

Cohen confesses to lying about Trump Tower Moscow deal

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In August of 2016, Stone tweeted enigmatically about Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta, whose hacked emails were later released on WikiLeaks. Stone has also denied having any contact with WikiLeaks or knowledge of its plans. This separate investigation led to Cohen pleading guilty to eight counts of fraud, tax evasion, and criminal violations of campaign finance law - but in declining to prosecute the matter himself, Mueller created the impression Cohen was not particularly relevant or ... Read More »

Apple Music coming to Amazon Echo devices next month

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However, to do so, you will need to enable Alexa's new Apple Music skill first. The move is surprising but welcome nonetheless. Echo devices already have the ability to play music from Amazon's own music streaming service as well as Spotify , Pandora, iHeartRadio, TuneIn , and others. Read More »

Trump faces China trade showdown, Russia, Saudi…

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Western leaders banded together at the summit to denounce Russia's actions in Ukraine. "Russian Federation must comply with this basis", she said . He said he would wait for the results of a report from his national security team before deciding. The huge investigation by Special Counsel Robert Mueller into whether the Trump 2016 election campaign - or Trump himself - colluded with Russian agents appears to be accelerating in Washington. Read More »

Democrats nominate Pelosi to be speaker but with significant defections

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The California Democrat said she would do everything she could to support the new caucus leaders. The vote wasn't without controversy, however. In order to earn the speaker gavel, she needs to capture 218 members' votes. It's also possible that some of the people who voted against her on Wednesday could support her later on the floor. In another example of Pelosi's powers of persuasion at work, Rep. Read More »

Ukraine Attempts Anti-Putin Protest at G20

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The naval boats had been sailing from Odessa to Mariupol, a Ukrainian port on the Azov sea, when they were confronted by the FSB vessels. Volker said he has not received independent US verification of Ukraine's information, but believed "the data the Ukrainians have provided is quite clear". Read More »

G20: Trump leaves Putin in the cold over Ukraine

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Already the president had been forced to bypass a sit-down with Mohammed bin Salman, whom Trump has defended despite the CIA's own conclusion that the Saudi crown prince ordered the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Other world leaders quickly issued statements condemning the clash and urging a de-escalation. The cancellation is a major blow to Putin, who has sought to show he's not isolated from the worldwide community despite Russian aggression against Ukraine. Read More »

Pelosi Clears First Hurdle For Speakership

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On the day that Nancy Pelosi moved a big step closer to a return as House speaker, Representative Katherine Clark clinched a key leadership spot in the House Democratic caucus Wednesday, a prime role that could help her climb further up the ranks in the coming years. Read More »

Trump threatens shutdown over border wall funding

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The area has grown with new arrivals over the past several days. That has instilled a sense of desperation among many after their grueling trek from Central America. That is proving to be harder than many migrants thought. He said a beefed-up police presence was for the migrants' safety. Mina, his wife and their toddler daughter avoided the protest and were glad they did after hearing others recount what unfolded, he said, sitting outside his family's tent at the Tijuana sports complex ... Read More »

Putin has 'serious concern' over Ukraine martial law

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Details on the extent of the crackdown were unclear on Monday, with measures including a partial mobilization and strengthening of air defenses and vaguely worded plans for stronger anti-terrorism efforts and "information security". The capital Kiev is not under martial law . "Due to operational security reasons, information about force posture and protection measures can not be released", the department said about the Baltic deployment. Read More »

Ukraine says Russia seizes three of its ships in Black Sea

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Russian navy ships opened fire on the Ukrainian vessels and spetsnaz special forces stormed the ships. Russian state media has reported the confrontation is a provocation orchestrated by Ukraine and others in America to disrupt the forthcoming meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and President Donald Trump at the G20 Buenos Aires summit this week. Read More »

General Motors To Close Ohio Plant, Thousands Affected

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Impala, which is built at Oshawa and Hamtramck, was down 13 percent. President Trump said Monday he's pressuring the CEO of General Motors to open a new factory in OH quickly following the automaker's announcement of plant closings in the Midwest, a business decision that could complicate the president's re-election bid. Read More »

Spain to back Brexit deal after United Kingdom agrees to Gibraltar terms

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Last night, Mrs May returned from talks with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Brussels without having finalised a deal . Saturday's agreements may comfort Spain's hopes that the European Union will, once Britain is no longer a member, swing behind its 300-year-old claim to recover sovereignty over "The Rock", home to a historically strategic British naval base and 30,000 people. Read More »

U.K. PM May says ousting her won't make Brexit any easier

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Speculation continues over whether the number of Tory MPs submitting letters of no-confidence in Mrs May will reach the 48 required to trigger a confidence vote on her leadership. Meanwhile, former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson wrote in his weekly column for Monday's Daily Telegraph that May's suggestion that the issues with the Brexit draft agreement can be dealt with in future talks is "a tragic illusion" and "an attempt at deception". Read More »

Plotters don’t have enough support yet, defiant Theresa May says

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Appearing on Sky's Ridge on Sunday , Jeremy Corbyn today doubted the likelihood of another Brexit referendum with remain as an option. Speaking to Sky's Sophy Ridge on Sunday , Mrs May said a new Conservative Party leader would not make negotiations with the European Union any easier - after days of speculation over a leadership election. Read More »

Key ministers back British PM

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Several British newspapers had reported that Leadsom was working with four other senior ministers and Brexit enthusiasts - Michael Gove , Liam Fox, Chris Grayling and Penny Mordaunt - to pressure May to change the deal. But May's Cabinet still contains tensions and potential fissures. Raab said that the final straw, prompting him to resign , was when he learned last week that the backstop arrangement would be a basis for a future trading agreement, rather than a free trade Canada-style ... Read More »

Theresa May still has time to 'improve Brexit deal'

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Ms. But the deal has still not resolved deep divisions here over what Brexit could, or should mean. It comes after several ministers, including Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab, quit over her Brexit plan, throwing the Government into crisis. Read More »

Malibu fire rages through coastal homes

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Officials said Friday the fire has destroyed 6,453 homes and another 260 commercial structures and has grown to 362 square kilometers. In the North, another huge fire engulfed the city of Paradise , where nine people were killed, another 35 are missing. Read More »

Rohingya crisis besieges Suu Kyi at Singapore summit

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Bangladesh and Myanmar authorities must immediately halt plans to send Rohingya refugees back to Rakhine State, Amnesty International said today. A jetty at the Rohingya repatriation centre in Keruntoli near Teknaf, Bangladesh stands empty Thursday after the refugees refused to board transportation back to Myanmar. Read More »

Microsoft Resumes Rolling Out Windows 10 October Update

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As a result, the number of customer service chats and calls has actually decreased according to Microsoft , despite increasing Windows 10 installations. "We have fully investigated all reports of data loss , identified and fixed all known issues in the update, and conducted internal validation", Windows Servicing and Delivery Director of Program Management John Cable wrote in a blog post . Read More »

Michelle Obama Says She'll Never Forgive President Donald Trump

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She used this section to get in a few of her infamous Barack-directed jabs, like the fact that he "Has a lot of words" and that his tendency to rationalize her feelings away "makes me wanna push him out of a window". Obama said. "So I'd prefer not to, you know, speak on what she's doing versus what I did because I think every first lady approaches this job differently". Read More »