Worcester County State’s Attorney appointed judge, amid pending lawsuit

Worcester County State's Attorney appointed judge, amid pending lawsuit

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He said eight autonomous underwater vehicles, which are drones fitted with high-tech cameras, sonars and sensors, will be dispatched to map the seabed at a faster pace. Plunkett said the underwater drones can cover 463 sq. miles a day and complete the designated search area within a month.

With indications that special counsel Robert Mueller is seeking an interview with President Trump, here are some burning questions his team will want to ask. (Jenny Starrs/The Washington Post) Mueller was appointed in May to investigate any possible links or coordination between the Russian government and the Trump campaign to influence the 2016 election, and any matters that might arise out of that work.Before their Oval Office meeting, Trump thanked Solberg for Norway’s country’s continuing purchases of U.S. military equipment, including F-35 fighter jets. Norway is “a great customer, a great ally and a great friend,” Trump said.

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Ryan K. Dickey was assigned to Mueller’s team in early November from the Justice Department’s computer crime and intellectual-property section, said a spokesman for the special counsel’s office. He joined 16 other lawyers who are highly respected by their peers but who have come under fire from Republicans wary of some of their political contributions to Democrats.
Scenes from Southern California's storm: Rain, mudflows, flooded streets

Scenes from Southern California's storm: Rain, mudflows, flooded streets
Homan characterized the operation as a new front in the Trump administration’s broader immigration crackdown and its effort to increase deportations. ICE agents have made 40 percent more arrests in the past year.11:30 a.m. EST: President Trump held a Cabinet meeting.In the 1980s, Issa put all his money — $7,000 — into a car-alarm business. He eventually became CEO of Directed Electronics and moved it to California, leading to “become the nation’s largest manufacturer of vehicle anti-theft devices, including the highly successful Viper system,” according to Issa’s official bio. Issa’s estimated net worth is in the hundreds of millions of dollars.

Eight of the accused wound up pleading guilty and were ordered to pay more than $2.6 million in back wages. The ninth was arrested in November.

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(CNN)For the first time since November — in Vietnam! — President Trump will talk to the full White House press corps today. He’ll be alongside the Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg and, if tradition holds, the politicians will each take two questions from both the US and foreign press.Tensions Continue to Build between North and South Korea

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The victim, who was not identified, was approximately 60 years old, Gomez said. No one else was injured. While the accident happened as rain fell across Los Angeles County, Gomez said he could not confirm the crash was storm-related.See the latest conversations about any topic instantly.

A grand jury indicted the Issa brothers on charges of felony theft of a red Maserati from a Cleveland dealership in 1972 after a witness reported seeing them pushing the sports car down the street just before midnight, records and interviews show. But the charges were dismissed — months before the older brother, Bill, was convicted of stealing another car amid a string of offenses.Kinda like how Graham and Grassley sent a letter to the DOJ and FBI in an underhanded way, right?

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As such, the search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was suspended on 17 January 2017.
Homes destroyed by mudflows in MontecitoOne photo shared by KEYT-TV reporter Joe Buttitta showed the inside a home overcome by mud.

Brown's final California budget plan proposes $132 billion in spending

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra brought the San Francisco lawsuit, joined by the attorneys general for Maine, Maryland and Minnesota, as well as the University of California, DACA recipients and others. California is home to the largest group of DACA recipients — about 200,000 people.

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Trump also praised his guest for her “very resounding”election win, proving that she is “very respected” and “very liked” by her country.

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But Adkins said A.C. Custom was on solid financial ground and could have paid off the note as agreed.If the mission is successful within three months, payment will be made based on the size of the area searched. Liow said the government will pay Ocean Infinity $20 million for 1,930 square miles successfully searched, $30 million for 5,790 sq. miles, $50 million for 9,653 sq. miles and $70 million if the plane or recorders are found beyond the identified area.

Vermilion teachers plan rally to support arrested colleague

Russian trolls and hackers targeted social media networks, political organizations and state election systems during the 2016 election. Here’s what we know about the Kremlin’s playbook for creating division in the U.S. (Jenny Starrs/The Washington Post) Trump has long denied any wrongdoing and has decried the probe as a “witch hunt.” He tweeted Wednesday: “The single greatest Witch Hunt in American history continues. There was no collusion, everybody including the Dems knows there was no collusion, & yet on and on it goes. Russia & the world is laughing at the stupidity they are witnessing. Republicans should finally take control!”

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2:45 p.m.: This article was updated with additional information from Burbank residents.Email: luis.gomez@sduniontribune.comFIVE TAKEAWAYS FROM SIMPSON’S TESTIMONY:

Missing Calif. student Blaze Bernstein found dead, case investigated as homicide

After analysis of satellite data it was discovered that MH370 continued to fly for over six hours after contact was lost. All the available data indicates the aircraft entered the sea close to a long but narrow arc of the southern Indian Ocean.

Dr. Stephen Schwalbe is an associate professor at American Military University. He retired as a Colonel in the U.S. Air Force after 30 years of service including serving as a Defense Attache in South Korea in the mid-1990s.

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U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents serve an employment audit notice at a 7-Eleven convenience store Won Jan. 10, 2018, in Los Angeles. Agents said they targeted about 100 7-Eleven stores nationwide Wednesday to open employment audits and interview workers. Chris Carlson / AP “Today’s actions send a strong message to U.S. businesses that hire and employ an illegal workforce,” ICE’s Acting Director Thomas D. Homan said in a statement. “ICE will enforce the law, and if you are found to be breaking the law, you will be held accountable.”On behalf of Australia, the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) coordinated and led the search operations for MH370 in the southern Indian Ocean.
CNN’s Stella Ko, Sarah Faidell and James Griffiths contributed to this report.

The fire, in a mostly chaparral landscape, also burned exceptionally hot, Dr. Godt said. A fire changes the physical properties of the soil, making it less absorbent. “It becomes much more erodible,” he said.

A Statement from Congressman Darrell Issa | Issa

A Statement from Congressman Darrell Issa | Issa

Please verify you’re not a robot by clicking the box.POLITICO Playbook and get the latest news, every morning — in your inbox.Brian Murphy, Ed O’Keefe and Erica Werner contributed to this report.Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutThe fact that Sneaky Dianne Feinstein, who has on numerous occasions stated that collusion between Trump/Russia has not been found, would release testimony in such an underhanded and possibly illegal way, totally without authorization, is a disgrace. Must have tough Primary!

“This is what we’re gearing up for this year and what you’re going to see more and more of is these large-scale compliance inspections, just for starters,” Benner, acting head of ICE’s Homeland Security Investigations, told The Associated Press. “From there, we will look at whether these cases warrant an administrative posture or criminal investigation.”

Permanent Peace on the Korean Peninsula Appears Possible

SeaWorld San Diego was closed due to rainstorm.

Supports of tougher immigration enforcement want to require all employers to use the government’s E-Verify system, which checks employees’ I-9 employment eligibity forms, social security numbers and other identifying information with federal databases. Critics say E-Verify is error-prone and a needless expansion of government power.

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump expressed openness to holding talks between the United States and North Korea during a call with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday, the latest of Trump’s forays into inter-Korean relations.

1986: Partnership ends after disagreements over money, and Issa creates his own California alarm maker, Directed Electronics Inc. The Viper, a fully customized alarm, is introduced.

The order issued late Tuesday by U.S. District Judge William Alsup says safeguards against deportation must remain in place for the nearly 690,000people in the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program while a legal challenge to ending the program proceeds.

11:05 a.m.: This article was updated with more information about mudflows and flooding in Montecito.

*Ha. Haha. Hahah. Sniff. Haha. Sniff. Ha–breaks down crying hysterically.

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