Parents voice concern at Huntsville City Schools town hall following bad state report card

Parents voice concern at Huntsville City Schools town hall following bad state report card
Trump walks the Colonnade with Staff Secretary Robert Porter
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Former Wives of Top White House Aide Rob Porter Both Told FBI He Abused Them

told the New York Times in 2016 that she eventually decided to support her friend Trump. She repeatedly claimed to be focused on black voter outreach and said she helped Trump perform better in the election than the 2012 GOP presidential nominee, Mitt Romney.

Trump walks the Colonnade with Staff Secretary Robert Porter

Fierro has been interviewed in connection with the probe. He told The Post he does not have a position on what the outcome should be for Garcia. That is up to the legislature to determine, he said.
In her CNN interview, Willoughby explained that she had stood by her piece since it was published last year, including in the days leading up to the scandal. Before reports about the abuse allegations, Porter had asked her to downplay the assertions in the piece, she told Cooper.8. … more secret contacts. WikiLeaks, presumably representing Russian interests, engaged in secret correspondence with Donald Trump Jr.

On Tuesday, the Daily Mail published an article linking to the blog post, which Willoughby confirmed to the British tabloid was written about her marriage to Porter. Willoughby and Porter’s marriage ended in 2013.His job has been described as one of the most important in the Oval Office as he, working with Chief of Staff John Kelly, controls the information that reaches the president.CBS All Access. Thursday’s episode will be able to stream on CBS All Access. 

Before being tapped to join the new administration, he had been chief of staff for veteran Utah Senator Orrin Hatch. He has also worked for Republican senators Rob Portman of Ohio and Mike Lee of Utah.
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Updated 02/08/2018 05:41 PM ESTThe warning for DuPage, Cook, La Salle, Kendall, Grundy, Will counties in Illinois, and Lake and Porter counties in Indiana, is scheduled to go into effect at 6 p.m. on Thursday and last through Friday at noon.

“I need you to say, ‘No, it’s going to be okay,’ ” said housemate Ross Mathews, perhaps best known for his appearances as “Ross the Intern” on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”

2018 Winter Olympics: Opening Ceremony Live Updates
2018 Winter Olympics: Opening Ceremony Live Updates
National monuments and parks were closed and hundreds of thousands of government workers were put on unpaid leave. Only one person was left to patrol the 5,525 mile (8,891km) border with Canada.
Illinois representative Luis Gutierrez, one of the leading congressional advocates for immigrants, is urging colleagues to vote against the plan.Hollywood producer dies by suicide, family says, lashing out at Harvey Weinstein, Rose McGowan

“The Friday morning rush is gonna be trouble,” said Charles Mott, a weather service meteorologist.

4. Trump picked people with ties to Russia. He named as a foreign policy adviser Carter Page, who was investigated by the FBI as far back as 2013 for possible ties to Russian intelligence (Page denies any wrongdoing). To run his campaign, Trump selected Paul Manafort, who had long experience working for Russian interests and once wrote a memo offering a plan to “greatly benefit the Putin Government.” Trump’s aides also tweaked the Republican Party platform in a way that would please Moscow.

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The National Weather Service upgraded an existing Winter Storm Watch with a Winter Storm Warning overnight, meaning severe winter weather conditions are not only likely, but expected.

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Spencer Paulson, Holderness’s brother, roomed with Porter’s younger brother at Harvard for three years. He was interning on a sheep ranch in Idaho in the summer of 2006, he said, when Holderness abruptly flew out to see him. She told him about the honeymoon and the incident in Florence, and showed him the photos. They discussed filing a police report but decided it wouldn’t do any good. “I encouraged her to separate,” he said, but the pull of the institution of marriage was still strong, and other considerations loomed. “There’s just a very warping effect when you think you can’t say things for career reasons, and that’s very sad, but it’s true.”

Friday’s snowfall will likely taper off and end in the evening, but the winter weather won’t be done just yet.

For more than three years, Fierro kept quiet about the incident, saying it was “an embarrassing situation that I didn’t want to think about.” He said he never felt threatened by Garcia, nor did he fear any imminent retaliation, and he noted that he had no trouble extricating himself from the encounter. He added that Garcia appeared so drunk that he would not be surprised if she did not remember that day.

After about a year as the most powerful black woman in the Trump administration, Manigault Newman returned to the television genre that brought her fame after resigning (being fired?) from her position as director of communications at the White House Office of Public Liaison.

Temperatures dipped to around 28 degrees as fans started to enter the stadium an hour before the ceremony, and steady winds made it feel far chillier than that.

The Opening Ceremony will take place on February 9 and will be live-streamed on without commentary. Later that night, a special presentation of the Opening Ceremony will hosted by Mike Tirico and Katie Couric on NBC at 8 PM EST/5 PM PST. This will be the first games since 1992 without Bob Costas hosting; the veteran commentator stepped down last year after hosting a record-breaking 11 straight games. Mike Tirico will take over starting with this year’s games.How has Syria responded? The Syrian foreign ministry said it had written to the United Nations, demanding international condemnation.The Syrian government has also been accused of using chemical weapons on a rebel-held town in Idlib province earlier this week.

“Everyone loved him. People commented all the time how lucky I was. Strangers complimented him to me every time we went out. But in my home, the abuse was insidious. The threats were personal. The terror was real. And yet I stayed,” she wrote. “Abuse is indifferent to education level, socio-economic status, race, age, or gender.”

advertisement One of those offsets would be to sell off 100 million barrels of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve from 2022 to 2027, which some House conservatives say should be saved for an emergency.Conservative Republicans are also expressed hesitancy because of the major increases to domestic spending.Porter has kept a low public profile but is reported to be a powerful figure in the White House, a gatekeeper of the flow of information to Trump. According to Politico and the New York Times, Porter, the White House staff secretary, has been part of a two-man team, alongside Chief of Staff John Kelly, who decides what makes it to Trump’s desk.

Trump walks the Colonnade with Staff Secretary Robert Porter
Trump walks the Colonnade with Staff Secretary Robert Porter

House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wisc., insisted that he will bring up DACA legislation.

How to Watch the 2018 Winter Olympics
How to Watch the 2018 Winter Olympics

White House legislative affairs director Marc Short said the package would increase spending by “just shy” of $300bn.If you have a cable provider, you will be able to stream coverage from NBC, NBCSports, the Olympic Channel and on Additional coverage and live feeds will also be available through the NBCSports and NBC apps. Viewers looking for Spanish-language coverage can access it through Telemundo and Telemundo Deportes. NBC will also air certain events on their cable networks including CNBC and USA Network.Hope Hicks, 29, and Porter had doing their best to keep their romance under wraps when they were spotted together with friends at low-key restaurant Rosa Mexicano near downtown Washington two weeks ago.

California legislator cut national profile as activist against sexual harassment.

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“Weather decided to show up this week,” Mott said. “It’s like, when is it going to stop?”
“Contrary to popular belief, the 14-hour time difference works very well for live primetime coverage,” said Jim Bell, President of Production and Programming at NBC Olympics. “People initially think it’s all the way on the other side of the world, but the time difference is 14 hours, so that means that 8 PM EST is 10 AM the next day in South Korea. That’s right when many of the marquee events—figure skating, alpine, snowboarding—will be taking place.”

“He threw me down a flight of stairs where my 6-year-old was playing,” said one. “He sent me to work with finger bruises on my arms from grabbing me. He got mad when I wouldn’t do cocaine with him.”

At least 201 people have been killed since Monday, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
The California legislature has moved to expedite sexual harassment reports against lawmakers in the wake of activism by the #WeSaidEnough organization last year, when women reported their complaints were being swept under the rug, delayed for months or dismissed.

Continue reading the main story “I’m from Buffalo,” said Mary Salvador, who had travelled from New York to join a group of Korean adoptees from around the United States. Moment earlier, she had pulled on a pair of dark ski pants. Pulling hand warmers from her pocket, she added, “You need these. We’ve been using these all week.”Not every athlete and fan was happy with the news that some North Koreans would join the South Korean women’s ice hockey team. But when the two Koreas, who have been separated for 70 years, march in together, it should still be an electrifying moment on this peninsula and around the world.

Omarosa Manigault Newman, the former reality show star who went to work in the White House and then went back to reality television after being fired, said on CBS’ “Celebrity Big Brother” on Thursday that she wouldn’t vote for President Trump again “in a million years, never.” Newman said she found it hard to separate her long-time loyalty for Mr. Trump when she worked in the White House.

So far this month, 6 inches of snowfall have been recorded at O’Hare. The impending snowfall is forecast to bring Chicago above its normal snowfall for February, 9.1 inches. In 2011, Chicago saw a record 29 inches of snowfall in February.Russian police officers gather on Jan. 28 at the entrance to the business center that houses the office of opposition leader Alexei Navalny’s Anti-Corruption Foundation in Moscow. Police broke the headquarters using a saw, and detained several members of Navalny’s team.

Updated 1826 GMT (0226 HKT) February 8, 2018By Barbara Starr and Ryan Browne, CNN

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