The social media platform says that Russia-linked groups spent about $150,000 on political ads, including some promotions that mentioned either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton by name. Sandberg's meeting with the caucus was just the latest stop in an apology tour launched after Facebook faced harsh criticism for denying, back tracking, then finally admitting the key role it played in Russia's disinformation campaign .
Collins put an end to months of speculation when she made her announcement at the Samoset Resort in Rockport Friday morning. Notwithstanding the fact that numerous reports indicated that there were elements of becoming Governor of ME that appealed to her, it's not entirely surprising that Collins made a decision to stay in the Senate and to seek re-election.
The opening is called a polynya, a term that defines open water surrounded by ice. Scientists first reported about its existence in the early '70s, and during that time it opened up for three consecutive winters. Simulated temperature development in the area of the polynya is illustrated above. Due to higher precipitation levels in the region and melting ice, the surface is expected to decouple from deeper water layers.
Under the deal, which started being implemented in January 2016, Iran undertakes to limit its nuclear activities and allow transparent worldwide control of its nuclear program. Deutch said the danger of walking away from the agreement is that those expiration dates "would have effectively dropped from a decade to a day" because Iran would be freed of its obligations under the deal.
Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane addresses a joke he made about Weinstein's sexual conduct at the 2013 Oscar nominations, saying chose to speak out after a co-star had been harassed by the producer. "He had a lecherous look". "The behavior is inexcusable", wrote Streep, "but the abuse of power familiar". "I left his room, thoroughly disgusted".
The United States notified UNESCO , a UN cultural organization, of its withdrawal, the U.S. State announced on October 12. She called Washington's step a "loss to multilateralism". Permanent Representative to the UN Nikki Haley has repeatedly denounced these actions, and said the US was "evaluating" whether or not it should continue as a member of the organization.