In a scandal that Trudeau has tried to ignore for weeks, former Attorney General Jody Wilson-Raybould has accused the prime minister and other officials in the federal government of pressuring her to snuff out a corruption charged against SNC-Lavalin, a huge engineering and contracting firm based in Quebec.
Magers's case names the the Alabama Women's Center for Reproductive Alternatives in Huntsville and an unknown pharmaceutical company that makes and distributes "a pill created to kill unborn children" as defendants. Gualberto Garcia Jones, president of the D.C. -based Personhood Alliance, said Wednesday that he is "very hopeful that Alabama will continue to lead the country in standing up for the rights of the pre-born".
U.S. Judge T.S. Ellis told a court that Manafort "is not before the court for anything having to do with colluding with the Russian government". Sentencing guidelines in the Virginia case call for Manafort to serve somewhere between 19½ and 24 years in prison, after a jury found him guilty of eight charges and deadlocked on 10 others.
Hundreds of Islamic State militants have surrendered as they left the group's last enclave in eastern Syria amid more than 6,500 people, mostly civilians, who were evacuated in the last 24 hours. Loubna said she opted to leave but her husband, a Syrian, chose to stay. The Syrian Democratic Forces ( SDF ) and allies from the US-led coalition smashed their way into the last sliver of Daesh territory in the village of Baghouz at the weekend, unleashing a deluge of air strikes and artillery ...
Nielsen told the lawmakers the crisis was not manufactured - tens of thousands of families are crossing the border illegally every month, straining resources. Democrats were "just choosing to ignore it". At issue was the President's recent claim that there have "never [been] so many apprehensions ever in our history" of undocumented people attempting to cross the southern border.
Fox News remains hopeful that the DNC will eventually come around. Last month, the DNC announced initial details for the first two Democratic presidential primary debates , which will be hosted this summer by NBC News (along with sister networks MSNBC and Telemundo) and CNN.