Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., said of the rules change that won approval: "It will make the cooling saucer of the Senate considerably hotter, and I believe it will make the Supreme Court a more partisan place". Gorsuch fills the vacancy left by the sudden death of Antonin Scalia more than a year ago. The only real uncertainty in the process had been whether the Democrats would be able to muster the 41 votes needed to filibuster Gorsuch's nomination.
Colwell said the hikers were probably traversing the cornice, a build up of snow and ice that creates an overhang that is extremely risky to traverse or pass beneath. "They were just at the wrong place at the wrong time". Dozens of search and rescue workers from organizations across the Lower Mainland spent Sunday morning scouring the mountain, including avalanche dogs and helicopter crews, CBC News reported .
Visiting the attack site at an upscale department store, Sweden's Crown Princess Victoria laid roses on the ground Saturday and wiped away a tear. Swedish prosecutor Hans Ihrman said a perso. The lion-shaped boulders on Drottninggatan are meant as roadblocks and have been put up in several European capitals after a truck attack past year killed 12 people at a Christmas market in Berlin.
As a result, talks of a trade between Australia and India have slowed recently. "Coinciding with the Prime Minister's visit, Australia's minister for education and training, senator Simon Birmingham, is bringing one of the largest Australian delegations of skills providers and higher education representatives to visit India".
A second person was arrested on the same potential charge Sunday, and four others were being held by police. Nevertheless, police say Akilov was "sympathetic to extremist organizations", including the Islamic State. As of Sunday, 10 of the 15 people wounded in the lorry attack in the Swedish capital remained hospitalised. Fifteen people were injured, four of them critically, Stockholm County Council said.
No injuries were reported , but a greenhouse was heavily damaged. The pontiff expressed his "deep condolences to my brother, Pope Tawadros II, the Coptic church and all of the dear Egyptian nation", and said he was praying for the dead and wounded in the attack.