2022 Blitz 16 POTW week 5 nominations
2022 Blitz 16 POTW week 5 nominations
MOSCOW (AP) — Former U.S. intelligence contractor Edward Snowden, who fled prosecution after revealing highly classified surveillance programs, has received a Russian passport and taken the citizenship oath, Russian news agencies quoted his lawyer as saying Friday. Lawyer Anatoly Kucherena was reported as saying that Snowden got the passport and took the oath on Thursday, about three months after Russian President Vladimir Putin granted him citizenship. The reports did not specify whether Snowde
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma marijuana farm where four people were killed and one was wounded was operating under an illegally obtained license to grow marijuana for medical purposes, an Oklahoma State Bureau of Narcotics spokesman said Friday. The application for the license by Kevin Pham fraudulently stated that the operation was 75% owned by an Oklahoma resident, as required by state law, said bureau spokesperson Mark Woodward. The pot farm on a 10-acre (4-hectare) property west of Henne
France will release some 4 billion International Monetary Fund (IMF) Special Drawing Rights (SDRs), worth about 5 billion euros ($5.26 billion), to the world's most vulnerable countries under a G20 programme and expects to release more next year, the finance ministry said on Friday. It said France had agreed to contribute loans to two IMF funds, the Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust and the Resilience and Sustainability Trust, with 1.2 billion SDRs for the former and 3 billion SDRs for the latter.
Further industrial action over the Christmas and new year period is being actively considered, the TSSA said.
Portland Thorns coach Rhian Wilkinson resigned Friday, just five weeks after she led the team to the National Women’s Soccer League championship. Wilkinson issued a statement that said players had asked for her resignation and she complied. Wilkinson said she was investigated and cleared of wrongdoing by the NWSL and its players union after she self-reported that she and a player had developed feelings for one another but had never acted upon them.
The Kansas Supreme Court upheld the map, which split Wyandotte County between two congressional districts.
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The president tasked Congress with preventing "economic catastrophe," but critics say his intervention undermined workers' collective power.
Lawyers for group including Prince Harry, Doreen Lawrence and Elton John filed claims two months ago
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota man is charged with threatening a state official and judge after he allegedly faxed a message to a local TV station saying he planned to kill Gov. Kristi Noem and allegedly emailed a threat to a judge. Jason Shields was arrested in October shortly after the threats were made, the Sioux Falls Argus Leader reported. He is charged with a pair of felonies that each carry a maximum five-year prison sentence. According to court documents, Shields sent a one-page
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The former president has previously said that, if elected again, he would consider "full pardons" of those who participated in the deadly Capitol riots
U.S. stocks fell on Friday, although major indexes recovered from their lowest levels, as the November payrolls report fueled expectations the Federal Reserve would maintain its path of interest rate hikes to combat inflation. The U.S. unemployment rate remained unchanged, as expected, at 3.7%. Investors have been looking for signs of weakness in the labor market, especially wages, as a precursor to faster cooling of inflation that will enable the Fed to slow and eventually stop its current rate hike cycle.
Hurricane Ian caused at least $50 billion in losses, the largest record since Hurricane Katrina
A panel of the Democratic National Committee are poised to approve President Biden's hand-picked primary order.
Christian Pulisic became an American star with the winning goal — and the injury he got while scoring it — that lifted the United States into the round of 16 at the World Cup. Pulisic is a game-day decision for Saturday, when the Americans play the Netherlands in the knockout round. “I will do everything in my power to work with this medical team and make sure that I can play,” Pulisic said.
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Qatar believes the World Cup has been such a success that there are fresh moves within Government to launch a bid to host the 2036 Olympics. The first footballing tournament in one city has convinced organisers they can host the Games with relatively little work needed for brand new infrastructure.