France's high-profile environment minister, former TV personality Nicolas Hulot, has unexpectedly announced his resignation live on national radio, dealing a blow to the lofty green ambitions of President Emmanuel Macron . " He didn't win all his battles but that's the way it goes for ministers ", Griveaux added. Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said he would discuss the "composition of the government" with Macron following Hulot's departure, leaving open the possibility of other changes.
Jerry Brown's (D) signature. Senate Bill 10 will go into effect in October 2019 and replace the current bail system with a "risk assessment" procedure that will determine whether a suspect is released. Others, meanwhile, argue it will allow risky people to go free and perhaps not return for trial. In U.S. states, defendants are released if they can arrange payment of a cash bond, which a court can hold until the legal case is concluded.
At the same time, the White House released a statement from the president in which Trump said that, despite differences on policy and politics, he respects McCain's service to the USA and ordered flags be flown at half-staff until his internment.
One of the island's volcanoes is erupting, and the rain could still cause whiteout conditions on some active lava fields when it hits the molten rock and boils off as steam. Hurricane Lane, which last week blew 150-mile-per-hour winds, dissipated and was downgraded to a tropical storm Friday evening as it began heading away from the Hawaiian Islands.
But McConnell was careful not to make a specific recommendation. The 109-year-old building is named after Sen. Two weeks after Sullivan was sworn into the Senate, McCain approached and told him that, as the top Republican on the Armed Services Committee, he could appoint members to the Naval Academy's Board of Visitors and he wanted the freshman on the board.
Viviane Slon, a researcher in the Department of Evolutionary Genetics at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology . Many of those mysterious fragments were sent to Svante Paabo, a renowned geneticist and the director of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany.