Finding empowerment in Aurora

Finding empowerment in Aurora

California mudslides death toll rises with 17 still missing

The woman, who has not been named publicly, was Greitens’s hair stylist, according to media reports confirmed by The Washington Post with a source familiar with the situation.But Greitens said “I can’t, I can’t be seen with you. This is wrong."

The Kim dynasty has ruled North Korea since its founding in 1948. Each of its three leaders — first Kim Il Sung, then Kim Jong Il and now Kim Jong Un — has inspired an intense, devotional following that has kept them in power.

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Verma also had a major role in designing an un­or­tho­dox approach to Medicaid in Indiana, which had asked the Obama administration to approve a work requirement. In the end, that state included in its Medicaid expansion only an encouragement of voluntary efforts by beneficiaries to train for work or find jobs. Indiana rewrote its waiver request last summer, this time asking for federal permission to compel work activities.

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio speaks during a Donald Trump campaign rally on Aug. 31, 2016 in Phoenix, Ariz.

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The administration’s latest action spells out safeguards that states should consider to obtain federal approval for waivers imposing work requirements on “able-bodied” adults. Technically, those waivers would be “demonstration projects.” In practical terms, they would represent new requirements for beneficiaries in those states.More: U.S. debates giving North Korea ‘bloody nose’ with preemptive strike

(CNN)Rescuers searched piles of debris for survivors after tons of mud, trees and boulders swept away homes in Southern California this week, killing 17 people.Whenever Jeff Richgels posts new content, you’ll get an email delivered to your inbox with a link.

“Make sure you get the right people to come into our country”

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, from left, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel and Britain Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson in Brussels on Thursday. (CNN)Senior European diplomats have urged the US not to kill off the Iran nuclear deal, as President Donald Trump mulls whether to reimpose sanctions on the country ahead of a Friday deadline.

While North and South Korea have remained at odds since the Korean War ended in an armistice in 1953, the countries have united through sport — even competing together as one team for soccer and table tennis competitions — in the past.

Farage has called for a second referendum. Bring it on

Greitens, 44, is a relatively new star in the Republican Party who boasts an extraordinary résumé: Former Navy SEAL and Lt. Commander, attended Duke University on scholarship; Rhodes scholar at Oxford; PhD, author and White House Fellow during the administration of President George W. Bush. He is the author of “Resilience: Hard-Won Wisdom for Living a Better Life” and, according to a profile in St. Louis Magazine, has had presidential aspirations since he was a young man. His wife, Sheena Chestnut Greitens, is an assistant professor of political science at the University of Missouri, and a nonresident senior fellow at the Center for East Asian Policy Studies at the Brookings Institution in Washington.

Here's What The B-2's Arrival In Guam Means For North Korea, The Olympics, And More

Trump’s job approval numbers with nonwhites and suburbanites since have been poor. That’s potentially significant in Arizona, where both voting blocs can be influential.

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CNN’s Jason Hanna, Paul Vercammen, Dave Alsup and Sonya Hamasaki contributed to this report.In Gov. Greitens’ speech Wednesday night, Sheena Greitens was among several people he thanked at the start. He also recognized her efforts to ease child adoptions across state lines.

North Korean figure-skating duo Ryom Tae-ok and Kim Ju-sik qualified for the Olympics in September, however the country’s Olympic Committee failed to register them by the October deadline. The International Olympic Committee announced on Monday it would extend North Korea’s deadline so its delegation could compete.

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says the US should show there is a better alternative to the accord.

People are not legally required to hold a job to be on Medicaid, but states traditionally can seek federal waivers to test new ideas for the program.In some places mud was waist-deep, officials said.CNN’s Nada Bashir contributed to this report in London.In previous years, South Korea often paid for the North’s delegations to attend competitions in its country, according to The Guardian.

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Nigel Farage, seen here in December, called for a second referendum on the UK’s future in the European Union on Thursday. London (CNN)Nigel Farage, the most prominent campaigner for Britain to leave the European Union, says he is warming to the idea of a second Brexit referendum.

DACA recipients as ambassadors, like the Peace Corps?

The joint statement issued by Greitens and his wife read:Updated 1300 GMT (2100 HKT) January 11, 2018

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The former sheriff said he has not personally discussed his Senate bid with Trump and emphasized that he didn’t ask for the pardon nor did he know that it was coming. But Arpaio did not apologize for it, calling his conviction part of a political witch hunt by former President Barack Obama and his first attorney general, Eric Holder.

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Greitens admits affair but denies related blackmail allegation

Greitens admits affair but denies related blackmail allegation
Cuello said the argument that work promotes health is “totally contorted . . . It’s a little like saying that rain causes clouds. It’s more that people [with Medicaid] get care, which helps them be healthy and makes them able to work.”

In December, California Governor Jerry Brown said the state was “facing a new reality” as climate change meant wildfires could erupt “every year or every few years”.In a telephone interview with the Washington Examiner, Arpaio shrugged off concerns about his age, dismissed Republican insiders’ anxiety that his poor reputation with nonwhite voters would put the seat in play for the Democrats in the midterm, and discussed plans to work with Trump on behalf of Arizona.

the New York Times said, "Mr. Trump appeared intent on demonstrating that he could handle the presidency. He was in command of the meeting while inviting input. He did not berate anyone. He did not call anyone derogatory nicknames. He signaled that he was open to compromise."

Blackmail alleged as Governor Greitens admits to extramarital affair

Blackmail alleged as Governor Greitens admits to extramarital affair
The administration said 10 states — mostly conservative ones — have applied for waivers involving work requirements or community involvement. They are: Arizona, Arkansas, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Utah and Wisconsin. Advocates for low-income people say they expect Kentucky’s waiver to be approved shortly.
California mudslides death toll rises with 17 still missing

California mudslides death toll rises with 17 still missing
The letter to state Medicaid directors opens the door for states to cut off Medicaid benefits to Americans unless they have a job, are in school, are a caregiver or participate in other approved forms of “community engagement” — an idea that some states had broached over the past several years but that the Obama administration had consistently rebuffed.JEFFERSON CITY • Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens and his wife, Sheena Greitens, issued an extraordinary statement late Wednesday acknowledging that he had an extramarital affair in the past and that the couple “has dealt with this together honestly and privately.”

In a recording obtained by News 4, a woman says she had a sexual encounter with Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens and that he tried to blackmail her to keep the encounter quiet.A strong cold front will send temperatures plunging on Friday, and forecasters expect rain to change over to a wintry mix from west to east starting on Friday morning.

— While the North Korean air force is significantly outdated, with approximately 1,000 old fighter jets, these would not be used for air combat, but for kamikaze-style attacks. “They will load them with a lot of fuel, some bombs, and tell the pilot, ‘That is your target and you need to destroy it,'” he said. 

Well, he didn’t look like a guy who was utterly incapable of doing his job.

Ray added that his group would be “reminding” lawmakers and its own members that Trump was “very clear” on where he stood on immigration during the campaign and that FAIR would be “expecting him to deliver.”

Trump has called for Congress to step in. DACA’s protections could be made more permanent by being enshrined in legislation.And the cold isn’t going anywhere.

St. Louis Post Dispatch and the Kansas City Star reported that they too had possession of a transcript of the surreptitious recording and had interviewed the ex-husband. Both papers said they had decided against writing a story because the woman declined to be interviewed. Once the governor released a public statement the papers pushed ahead with their stories.

Governor Eric Greitens on Wednesday night confirmed to News 4 he had an extramarital affair, an admission a months-long News 4 investigation prompted.

Some conservative commentators, led by Ann Coulter, are apoplectic about what they see as the president abandoning his hard line on immigration. There’s no question that a deal would hurt Trump with at least part of his base.27 Storm Track meteorologist Star Derry forecasts plunging temperatures on Thursday, with light rain changing to a light rain and snow mix in the afternoon and the potential for a freezing rain and sleet mix, ending in the evening with little to no accumulation in Madison; much colder weather to follow, with light snow developing Sunday night and ending Monday morning.

CNN’s Sebastian Shukla, Katie Polglase, Nada Bashir and Richard A. Greene contributed to this report.

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