Filber, the former director of the Communications Ministry under Netanyahu, was arrested on suspicion of promoting favorable regulation to Bezeq in return for Walla's alleged favorable coverage of Netanyahu and his family. In one, known as Case 1000, he is suspected of bribery over gifts, which police say were worth almost $300,000, that he received from wealthy businessmen.
She adds: "His demeanor, nearly pastoral, was somewhere between avuncular and creepy". "Any "abuse" came in the aftermath, when I was made a scapegoat in order to protect his powerful position". "Given my PTSD and my understanding of trauma, it's very likely that my thinking would not necessarily be changing at this time had it not been for the #MeToo movement - not only because of the new lens it has provided but also because of how it has offered new avenues toward the safety that comes ...
Sanders also previewed the President's upcoming meeting with lawmakers on both sides of the aisle on school safety and announced Johnny C. Taylor as the new Chairman of the Board of Advisers for the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges.
Children sent to live overseas in the aftermath of World War Two were exposed to sexual violence and other threats during a "fundamentally flawed" Government programme, a report has concluded. It was conceived after the 2011 death of BBC presenter Jimmy Savile, when hundreds of people came forward to say he had abused them as children, with the spotlight often falling on the institutions which failed to protect them.
Eberwein said the school was initially placed under hold and secure but the status was elevated to lockdown out of an abundance of caution. At around 3 p.m., Central Saanich Police confirmed the lockdown had been lifted. While the lockdown was lifted a short time later, some parents are frustrated with the school district, saying they were left in the dark while the lockdown was in place.
Snow has been cleared in Dublin Airport however many flights have been cancelled or delayed. . "Southern and eastern coastal counties expected to receive exceptionally high accumulations", states the updated warning. "The blizzard conditions have passed and the public safety advice to shelter indoors is withdrawn". Bus Eireann has advised customers that School Transport Services in areas affected by the Status Red weather warning will not operate.
Met Eireann late last night upgraded and brought forward its weather warning for Kilkenny to Status Red from 11pm Wednesday night. Huge snowfall levels are expected with snow drifts bringing large accumulations in certain areas. Met Éireann also said that the snow will continue until the weekend, including some wintry showers on Saturday. The snow, freezing temperatures will continue to affect every corner of the United Kingdom sweeping up from the South but this time with increases ...
WTI Crude oil futures edged up on bargain buying today after testing a one week low in last session. US oil prices edged up on Friday, snapping three days of declines, but gains were limited as Asian share markets extended a selloff on Wall Street after news of planned USA tariffs on steel and aluminium raised fears of a trade war.
Australia's first national firearms amnesty since the 1996 Port Arthur massacre has seen over 57,000 automatic rifles, handguns, and even a rocket launcher handed in to authorities. The amnesty ran from July 1 to September 30 past year, with an average of 630 firearms handed in per day. Not all of the weapons surrendered were firearms.
Trump's criticism faulted the attorney general for not more aggressively pursuing claims that the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Justice Department may have misled a foreign surveillance court on a politically sensitive case in the waning days of the Obama administration.
In Arkansas, there was one Match 4 ticket sold, worth $100. The Michigan Lottery says a winning $50,000 ticket was purchased on March 1, 2017, the same day the winning numbers were drawn - 10,16, 40, 52, 55, and 17. No one has claimed the prize yet, Pennsylvania Lottery spokesperson Gary Miller said. The odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot with a $2 ticket are 1-in-302.5 million.
The Health Ministry said 200 patients and staff have been evacuated, and 34 people have been rescued from the building. In October 1995, 289 people died in a metro fire in Baku , in the world's deadliest subway disaster that was caused by outdated Soviet equipment.
According to qz.com, the painting sold for a record $1.68million (N600m) to a bidder on the telephone during Bonhams' Africa Now auction on February 28, 2018. The painting's reappearance sparked renewed interest in the life of the real Princess Tutu . Bonham modern art director Giles Peppiatt called the portrait a Nigerian "national icon", adding that it was "of huge cultural significance".
If your business suffers particularly from widespread travel issues or is particularly exposed in poor weather conditions you may wish to consider a policy of allowing working from home or other off-site alternatives if the nature of the work allows it.
At loggerheads over the how to define the World War I-era massacre of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire, Turkey and Armenia have failed to establish diplomatic ties. " We will enter the spring of 2018 without those , as our experience has demonstrated, futile protocols". Turkey rejects the term genocide. YEREVAN-Armenian President Serge Sarkisian has officially annulled the 2009 Armenia-Turkey Protocols.
Last fall, the parliamentary budget watchdog warned it could cost $19 billion a year. The budget projects a debt-to-GDP ratio of 30% in 2018-2019. "Canada is one of the most lovely places on Earth", said Finance Minister Bill Morneau .
He set a deadline of March 14 for the documents to be handed over to the committee. "At the request of the Secretary, the agency is working to rescind the order for the dining room set", HUD spokesman Raffi Williams said Thursday. Mrs. Foster refused to comply, and said she then sent HUD officials the text of the law requiring congressional approval for the purchases. "I had a bucket in my auto because I would throw up on the way to work and on the way home from work every day, just out ...
Cornyn warned Trump against going big, acknowledging his bill was "not the end-all, be-all", but describing it as a politically pragmatic starting point. Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, told Trump that many people may with mental illnesses "are not a danger", and should not be discriminated against.
The Maduro-controlled CNE electoral board head rector, Tibisay Lucena , announced Thursday it was delaying the April 22nd Presidential elections to a date after the second half of May, possibly May 20. U.S. Senator Marco Rubio, who has been pushing for a tougher stance on Venezuela , said, "There's a host of additional sanctions that could be imposed".
So you could do exactly what you're saying, but take the guns first, go through due process second". The subcommittee rejected the proposal, which was an amendment to Senate Bill 7022. "But we also want to make sure we protect people's due process rights and legal constitutional rights". "There's something stirring over there on background checks", Murphy said.
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On Wednesday, Schaff said she does not regret warning Bay Area residents about the raids, adding that "Oakland is a city of law-abiding immigrants and families who deserve to live free from the constant threat of arrest and deportation". In Vallejo, a previously removed citizen of El Salvador, who has multiple criminal convictions for driving under the influence These arrests were driven by leads developed by the local field office in conjunction with the Pacific Enforcement Response Center ...
The public may file by Graham's closed casket from 1 to 8 p.m. EST. Rev. Graham's casket will rest on a catafalque constructed by the Architect of the Capitol . A private funeral service will be held in front of the Billy Graham Library in Charlotte, N.C., on Friday at noon EST. Graham is also greatly admired by numerous millions of evangelical Christians who associate themselves with conservative policies and the Republican Party.
Graham's grandson Roy Graham stood in the home shaking hands with visitors after they viewed the casket, saying he was filled with emotion at the outpouring of love for his grandfather. AP spoke to Cecily Turner, whose mother was at Billy Graham's 1957 NY crusade and she said he led her mother to salvation that day. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said, "The man we recognize today may well have shared the Gospel with more people, face-to-face, than anyone else in history".
Police said hundreds of commandos launched a pre-dawn assault on a suspected rebel hideout in Chhattisgarh state, triggering a gunfight that lasted several hours. Arms and ammunition including one AK-47, one SLR, five INSAS rifles recovered in Bijapur anti-Naxal operation. "Initial reports indicate ten Maoists were killed in an exchange of fire between them and police at around 6.30 am in Bijapur district".