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  • LORD LAMONT: I've always backed the House of Lords. But after this Brexit power grab, my colleagues-

    05/02/2018 7:44:57 AM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 8 replies
    The Daily Mail Co. ^ | Updated: 19:52 EDT, 1 May 2018 | Norman Lamont
    The great 19th century political writer Walter Bagehot once said that ‘the best cure for admiring the House of Lords is to go and look at it’. His words could be applied to the Upper House today, where irresponsible partisanship over Brexit risks the creation of a constitutional crisis.As the confrontation with the Government deepens, all respect for public opinion has been abandoned by a large number of peers in their undemocratic quest to overturn the result of the EU Referendum.So far the House of Lords has inflicted nine defeats on Theresa May’s Brexit legislation, and several more are likely...
  • here we go=> democrat hypocrites tell creepy al franken to remain in senate

    12/18/2017 1:10:37 PM PST · by Enlightened1 · 41 replies
    GP ^ | 12/18/17 | Jim Hoft
    Senator Al Franken resigned from the US Senate on December 7th. This came after dozens of Democrat senators finally told him to step down for his sexual abuse that was caught on camera.Al Franken attacked President Donald Trump and Judge Roy Moore on the way out the door. But he never set a date to leave office. He said it would be “in the coming weeks.” He’s still in office. And now Democrats are calling on Franken to keep his job as US Senator. Politico reported: At least four senators are urging Al Franken to reconsider resigning, including two who...
  • Brexit Results

    06/23/2016 4:30:41 PM PDT · by Robert DeLong · 191 replies
    Internet (Google) ^ | 6/23/2016 | Britain
    Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave the European Union? 1.3% Reporting Remain a member of the European Union 49.5% - 158,536 Leave the European Union 50.5% - 161,744
  • EU referendum: Leave lead at two

    06/20/2016 3:10:59 PM PDT · by Trump20162020 · 17 replies
    YouGov ^ | June 20, 2016 | YouGov
    Latest YouGov / The Times EU referendum voting intention: Remain 42%, Leave 44%, Don't know 9%.
  • Remain Campaigners Rush To Blame Brexit For MP Attack MP Shot

    06/16/2016 11:18:44 AM PDT · by barmag25 · 30 replies
    Breitbart London ^ | 6/16/16 | Breitbart London
    Remain campaign supporters are rushing to blame Brexit backers for today’s horrific attack on Labour MP Jo Cox. Just an hour after a 52-year-old man allegedly shot and stabbed Mrs. Cox, who had been campaigning for Britain to remain in the EU, many online are seeking to tar with the same brush all those behind Brexit. There is currently no indication that the attacker was a Brexit campaigner, and reports over his shout of “Britain First” – the name of an anti-EU nationalist group – have had doubts cast upon them by Channel 5 news.
  • Top Bible Translations Remain NIV, KJV and NKJV

    09/22/2013 6:08:10 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 95 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 09/21/2013 | Nicola Menzie
    The New International Version, the King James Version and the New King James Version continue to enjoy popularity among Bible readers, according to the Association for Christian Retail (CBA) and the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA). While the CBA and the ECPA agree on the top-selling three Bible translations for the month of September, the organizations vary on which versions of Christian Scripture rank among the remaining 7 bestsellers. According to the CBA, whose rankings are based on sales at member Christian retail stores in the U.S. through Aug. 3, 2013, the top Bible translations are: (1) New International Version;...
  • Most Ocean Species Remain Undiscovered

    11/15/2012 1:50:07 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 23 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 11/15/12 | Tia Ghose |
    Up to a million species live in the seas, and two-thirds of those ocean-dwellers may still be undiscovered, according to a new study that also cataloged all of the known species that dwell beneath the waves. The findings, published today (Nov. 15) in the journal Current Biology, suggest that the oceans remain a vast, uncharted territory. The new registry could help guide marine conservation efforts by giving scientists a universal way to describe the underwater creatures. "If you want to understand life on Earth, then of course you need to know what life there is on Earth," said the study's...
  • IDF to Remain on Full Alert Over Passover

    03/28/2012 5:11:39 PM PDT · by Mossad1967 · 6 replies
    Arutz Sheva 7 ^ | 3/29/2012 | Gabe Kahn
    The IDF on Tuesday broke with Israeli tradition and ordered all units to cancel the long-customary Passover leaves and remain on full alert over the holiday. Over the years, an army-wide break during Passover became a tradition followed by all major military units, including the Air Force, Navy and intelligence corps. But this year soldiers will have to divide their vacation days among themselves in order to ensure that their units remain at full strength. Senior military officials insisted the decision did not stem from any planned military operations set to occur on - or immediately after - the holiday....
  • First doses of FluMist arrive in Oklahoma, concerns remain

    10/06/2009 1:11:39 PM PDT · by SoonerStorm09 · 23 replies · 1,010+ views
    Oklahoma Watchdog ^ | October 6, 2009 | Andrew W. Griffin
    By Andrew W. Griffin Oklahoma Watchdog Posted: October 6, 2009 OKLAHOMA CITY – News reports are noting today that thousands of doses of H1N1 (swine flu) vaccine have arrived in Oklahoma and that these initial doses will be in the form of a nasal spray called FluMist, manufactured by MedImmune. The first community to receive shipments of FluMist will be Newcastle, in McClain County. Schools there will be targeted with a mass nasal spray vaccination program there, before it is shipped to other parts of the Sooner State. H.R. Holman, public information officer for the Oklahoma City-County Health Department,...
  • Teen To Remain In Custody For Screening After Threat [intended to kill everyone at school]

    04/25/2007 1:20:42 PM PDT · by bedolido · 13 replies · 950+ views ^ | 04-25-2007 | staff writer
    PAPILLION, Neb. -- A teenager accused of threatening students at Papillion La Vista High School will stay in police custody, a judge said on Wednesday. The 16-year-old faces a charge in juvenile court of making terroristic threats. He was accused of saying in class on Monday that he intended to kill everyone at school. The teen allegedly told school administrators that he didn't mean the threat seriously, that he was resonding in anger to harassment at school, prosecutors said.
  • Ambassador Khalilzad: U.S. Goals For Iraq Remain Unchanged

    10/24/2006 5:37:33 PM PDT · by SandRat · 1 replies · 170+ views
    WASHINGTON, Oct. 24, 2006 – The road has been rough in Iraq's journey toward becoming a responsible member of the world community, but the country will reach its destination, the senior U.S. diplomat to Iraq said today. Although Iraq is now experiencing a spasm of sectarian violence, “the ultimate goals that we have for Iraq have not changed,” U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Zalmay Khalilzad told reporters in Baghdad. U.S. officials envision a “multi-ethnic, multi-sectarian democratic Iraq that will be unique in this part of the world, where traditionally the dominant ethnic or sectarian group has sought to suppress others,” Khalilzad...
  • We Must Remain Vigilant On Bird Flu, Say Experts

    09/17/2006 3:31:08 PM PDT · by blam · 30 replies · 527+ views
    The Sydney Morning Herald ^ | 9-18-2006 | Connie Levett
    We must remain vigilant on bird flu, say experts Connie Levett Herald Correspondent in Singapore September 18, 2006 THE avian flu pandemic is still a real threat to world health and trade and should not be dismissed as a millennium-bug-type phenomenon that will never materialise, according to a United Nations health official. The H5N1 virus has been laboratory-confirmed in 55 countries and has caused 220 million bird deaths and 143 human deaths, according to the World Bank. Developed countries have committed $US1.2 billion ($1.6 billion) this year to help fight the spread of the virus. "There will be another influenza...
  • Five Years After 9/11, Recruiting, Retention Remain Solid

    09/12/2006 7:25:17 PM PDT · by SandRat · 8 replies · 442+ views
    WASHINGTON, Sept. 12, 2006 – Five years after military recruiting hit the ceiling after the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks, recruiting remains solid, with every service meeting its active-duty recruiting goal for the 15th consecutive month. Recruiting and retention statistics for August, just released by the Defense Department, show the Army, Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force all meeting or exceeding both their monthly as well as year-to-date recruiting goals for the year. At the same time, retention remains solid across the board, with all services expected to meet their retention goals for the fiscal year, officials said. During August,...
  • RPT-US general invokes right in Iraq cases -paper

    01/12/2006 12:32:02 AM PST · by LibWhacker · 4 replies · 375+ views
    WASHINGTON, Jan 12 (Reuters) - A U.S. Army general who rhelped set up operations at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq has asserted his right not to incriminate himself in the courts-martial of two soldiers accused of mistreating detainees there, The Washington Post reported on Thursday. The move by Major Gen. Geoffrey Miller is the first time he has indicated he might have information that could implicate him in wrongdoing, the newspaper said, citing military lawyers. Invoking the right does not legally imply guilt it said. It said the action came shortly after the commanding officer at Abu Ghraib, Col. Thomas...
  • CA: Union politics fee can remain-(judge refuses to stop surcharge funding campaign war chest)

    10/06/2005 9:10:36 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 7 replies · 957+ views
    Sac Bee ^ | 10/6/05 | Andy Furillo
    A federal judge in San Jose refused Wednesday to restrain the California Teachers Association from bolstering its political campaign account by imposing an annual $60 surcharge on its members for the next three years. U.S. District Court Judge James Ware's decision in a case filed by the Virginia-based Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation probably will allow the teachers union to raise and spend upwards of $50 million to contest Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's special election initiatives slated for the Nov. 8 ballot, representatives of both sides in the lawsuit said. "This is fantastic," CTA chief counsel Beverly Tucker said. "We...
  • CA: Judge allows transgender Honduran to remain in U.S. (HIV positive)

    08/04/2005 5:20:21 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 11 replies · 501+ views
    AP on Bakersfield Californian ^ | 8/4/05 | AP - Los Angeles
    LOS ANGELES (AP) - An HIV-positive transgender woman from Honduras can stay indefinitely in the United States because she would face physical threats and a lack of medical care if she returned to her native country, a federal judge ruled. Judge Jan D. Latimore ruled Tuesday that Cristina Gomez Ordonez should not be deported, allowing Ordonez, 34, to work in the United States and receive medical treatment. "We are happy that the judge granted withholding ... and acknowledged that our client was going to face a lot of problems if she were returned to Honduras," said Shiu-Ming Cheer of Catholic...
  • Tom Sizemore Ordered to Remain in Rehab

    07/23/2005 12:28:29 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 7 replies · 478+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 7/23/05 | AP
    LOS ANGELES - Actor Tom Sizemore was ordered Friday to remain in a live-in drug rehabilitation program until he is sentenced in September for violating his probation on drug charges, his prosecutor said. Sizemore admitted to a series of violations, including falsifying his urine tests by using a prosthetic device and failing to submit to drug testing on eight occasions, said Deputy District Attorney Sean Carney. The actor was nearly a no-show in court, arriving several hours late for Friday's hearing. His attorney, Michael Rovell, said Sizemore had been in the rehabilitation facility since July 11 and requested Thursday that...
  • Boys Remain in Jail For 3-4 Days; Judge Openly Hostile (Israel)

    04/11/2005 1:53:22 PM PDT · by Nachum · 3 replies · 332+ views
    Arutz 7 ^ | Apr 11, '05 | staff
    Some 30 youths are being held in prison until later this week, following yesterday's seven-minute blocking of the Ayalon Highway in Tel Aviv. Coincidentally, 40 taxi drivers were arrested today for blocking traffic in a work dispute - but police said they would be released if the strike is ended. Among the most controversial arrests was that of 17-year-old Y.M. of Kibbutz Shaalvim - whom the police held for five hours without informing his family. Ariel, of the Honenu organization, which provides aid to citizens under or facing political arrest, first learned of the story from the boy's friends yesterday...
  • Judge: 8 people who joined Newdow's pledge lawsuit to remain anonymous

    03/29/2005 9:51:37 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 16 replies · 595+ views
    Sac Bee ^ | 3/29/05 | Denny Walsh
    To avoid "potential harm" to eight people who have joined avowed atheist Michael Newdow in a quest to strike "under God" from the Pledge of Allegiance, a federal judge agreed Tuesday to allow them to remain anonymous during what is sure to be a closely-watched legal fight over highly-charged issue. Newdow, who filed the lawsuit using pseudonyms for all the plaintiffs except himself, proposed in a motion to keep anonymous the names of the parents and students in Sacramento County and San Joaquin County school districts. Attorneys for the defendants - Congress, the federal government, California, and five school districts...
  • AP: (President) Bush Asks Rumsfeld to Remain at Pentagon

    12/03/2004 5:22:44 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 18 replies · 626+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 12/3/04 | Terence Hunt - AP
    WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld's future has been in doubt amid spreading violence and U.S. deaths in Iraq (news - web sites). Whether he would remain in his job was one of the last big question marks about President Bush (news - web sites)'s second-term Cabinet. The issue was decided this week in an Oval Office meeting where Bush asked Rumsfeld to remain and the secretary accepted, a senior administration official said Friday. Rumsfeld's tenure has been marked by unanticipated postwar violence in Iraq and more than 1,250 U.S. deaths, as well as enormous increases in spending on...