Riverside Prep students win $1000 in ‘Say No to Drugs’ scholarships

Riverside Prep students win $1000 in 'Say No to Drugs' scholarships

Donald Trump Signals Openness to North Korea Diplomacy in Interview

States must also fully comply with federal disability and civil rights laws and ensure that all individuals with disabilities have the necessary protections to ensure that they are not inappropriately denied coverage. States will be required to offer reasonable modifications to individuals with disabilities, and will be required to exempt individuals determined to be medically frail or who have an acute condition that a medical professional has determined will prevent them from complying with the requirements. Goldstein said that Hoekstra has an interview scheduled with a Dutch media outlet Friday, but he didn’t name the organization.

“Certain Washington politicians choose to fight for foreign countries, but President Trump will always fight for the American people,” White House Deputy Press Secretary Raj Shah told NBC Thursday, as part of a lengthy statement that did not directly dispute the language reportedly used in the meeting.

Donald Trump Signals Openness to North Korea Diplomacy in Interview

Will support states helping Medicaid beneficiaries improve well-being and achieve self-sufficiency

Facebook’s News Partnerships team is spearheading the experiment, employing both human curators and machine learning to populate the content in the new sections. (Let’s hope they go heavy on the former.)
'Little rocket man' cleverly changes debate around North Korean nukes

'Little rocket man' cleverly changes debate around North Korean nukes

Ed O’Keefe, Maria Sacchetti and Erica Werner contributed to this report.Facebook is using machine-learning software to surface content in this new section. Local news publishers who appear there will all be approved and vetted by the company’s News Partnerships team, which is overseen by former NBC news anchor Campbell Brown, according to a company spokesperson.

(CNN)As teams frantically searched areas of Southern California smothered by rivers of mud and boulders, officials on Thursday increased the size of the evacuation zones.

By Faith Karimi, Jason Hanna and Steve Almasy, CNN“This is not, as some would have you believe, a punitive action aimed at recipients,” Mr. Bryant said. “It will actually help this population reap the rewards of a good job, and one day receive health care coverage from their employer, not the state or federal government.”

Community Engagement SMDL – Medicaid.gov

Those states where Americans are urged to reconsider travel include the State of Mexico – Mexico’s most populous state, which includes most suburbs of Mexico City – and Jalisco, home to the city of Guadalajara, the Puerto Vallarta resorts and the lakeside expat community of Chapala and Ajijic. But the travel advisory said there are "no restrictions on U.S. government employees for stays in … Guadalajara, Puerto Vallarta, Chapala, and Ajijic."

2018-01-11 – Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services – CMS.gov

CNN’s Janet DiGiacomo contributed to this report.

Travel Advisories – Bureau of Consular Affairs – US Department of State

And Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla., said in a tweet that the reported remark “ignores the contributions thousands of Haitians have made to our #SoFla community and nation. Language like that shouldn’t be heard in locker rooms and it shouldn’t be heard in the White House”.(CNN)A Louisiana superintendent says he’s received death threats after a teacher who criticized his proposed raise was sent to jail.

Violence has been on the rise across Mexico in recent years. Last year, the nation recorded more homicides than in any year since the government began releasing statistics in 1997. But the bloodshed has been concentrated in certain areas.

Pete Hoekstra on Twitter: "Please see my comments regarding recent interview. Thank you. Pete https://t.co …

Donald Trump Signals Openness to North Korea Diplomacy in Interview

Donald Trump Signals Openness to North Korea Diplomacy in Interview

Trump had seemed amenable to a deal earlier in the day during phone calls with lawmakers, aides said, but shifted his position in the meeting and did not seem interested in the bipartisan compromise.[White House: No deal yet on immigration]

Roel Geeraedts on Twitter: "Today Dutch press welcomed @petehoekstra as new ambassador to the Netherlands. In …

CMS announces new policy guidance for states to test community engagement for able-bodied adults

"He needs training," the middle school English teacher said. "Whether he needs to lose his job, I don’t know."

The question is whether or not the section will benefit local publishers. It’s possible that being part of a separate, local section of the app will help drive more traffic back to publishers’ stories and websites where they can make money through advertising, but there is no way for publishers to make money off the new local section at launch.WASHINGTON — The Trump administration said on Thursday that it would allow states to impose work requirements in Medicaid, a major policy shift that moves toward fulfilling a conservative vision for one of the nation’s largest social insurance programs for low-income people.

Trump, Macron plan to meet at World Economic Forum

Deyshia Hargrave, facing, the Vermilion Parish school teacher who was arrested while speaking against the superintendent’s pay raise at an education board meeting earlier this week, hugs friend and colleague Emily Broussard before she walks to a rally in her support, in Abbeville, La.

Cal Fire puts the affected area at 30 square miles. Seventeen people dead, 28 injured, eight missing. Sixty-five homes confirmed destroyed and more than 400 damaged. Fourteen helicopters and four water rescue teams were aiding the effort.”We would never want anyone to feel uncomfortable and we are sorry if that happened,” said the firm.

Penn student killed during winter break remembered as a happy, talented writer

What you need to know to start your day, delivered to your inbox Monday through Friday.The Ellen DeGeneres Show, said while walking around she saw some of her neighbors homes were “gutted,” while others are “gone, just gone.” The American Civil Liberties Union and her teachers union are investigating the case.

Ms. Verma said the Trump administration was responding to requests from Medicaid officials in 10 states that wanted to run demonstration projects testing requirements for work or other types of community engagement like training, education, job search, volunteer activities and caregiving.

Facebook is starting with a small batch of test markets. Those initial cities are New Orleans, Louisiana; Olympia, Washington; Billings, Montana; Binghamton, New York; Peoria, Illinois and Little Rock, Arkansas. Users in test markets will be able to access the feature through the bottom-right menu button (the three horizontal lines) in the core Facebook app.

Prosecutor launches probe of Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens following extramarital affair revelation

But the rosy description of his relationship with the North Korean leader was another jarring reversal in tone from a president who has spoken admiringly of Mr. Kim in some moments and mocked him in others, referring to him as a fat “Little Rocket Man.”

Continue reading the main story “It’s important to me that when Max and August grow up that they feel like what their father built was good for the world,” Mr. Zuckerberg said.

Also invited would be South Korea, Japan and China (for obvious reasons), Sweden (because it has functioning diplomatic relations with the North) and India (because it is a big regional power).

search on the TV News Archive turned up more than 140 examples since the beginning of 2015.

Economic sanctions designed to force Kim to comply with demands from the United Nations Security Council that he abandon his nuclear program weren’t working.

By MICHAEL D. SHEARJAN. 11, 2018“Violent crime is widespread,” the U.S. warned in its travel advisory for Sinaloa.

Urban Prius bobsledding in #Burbank ! . . We are granting permission of this video to be used as long as credit is given to Burbank Firefighters Local 778.

View all New York Times newsletters.
In an effort to up its signal to noise ratio, Facebook may go local. The company is testing a new area of its app called “Today In,” a mix of city-specific events, announcements and local news.Updated 0232 GMT (1032 HKT) January 12, 2018

Kim Jong Un's surprise rapprochement with South Korea has made him an unlikely peace monger writes Thomas Walkom.

Video Inside the most active sector of the US-Mexico border However, at least two Mexican resorts — Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo and Acapulco — are in a do-not-travel state, Guerrero, and last year, the State Department extended a total ban on personal travel by U.S. government personnel there.Bodies lie beside a road after a shooting in Mexico’s Sinaloa state this past June.  (AP Photo/Enric Marti, File)

After the 2016 election, for instance, Mr. Zuckerberg initially shrugged off qualms about Facebook’s effect on the outcome, even as outsiders pointed to the proliferation of fake news stories on the site that had attacked Hillary Clinton. Mr. Zuckerberg later said he had been too hasty and dismissive of the concerns. More recently, he began signaling that Facebook was rethinking what it shows people on the site.Known for: One of Mexico’s poorest states, Guerrero is home to what was once the country’s poshest resort. Acapulco, set on a bay surrounded by high rises and the Sierra Madre del Sur, used to attract Hollywood stars and Mexico’s elite.

As night fell, the sounds of chainsaws and heavy equipment filled the air, which hung heavy over the town with a smell of ash mixed with mud. Snapped power poles blocked some street, and authorities were still struggling to figure out how to clear Highway 101, a portion of which still resembles a river rather than a road. 

Posted in Riverside