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France 24
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"National monument" land has come to be synonomous over the years with a bar to drilling for fossil fuels on public land, or other commercial activities. While Republicans in Utah and other states are keen to lift protections they see as too expansive and undermining economic opportunities, environmental groups and Native Americans are deeply opposed. In the past, areas presidents have tagged as "national monuments" were later transformed by Congress into full-fledged National Parks -- the Grand Canyon and Death Valley among them. Since the Act came into force more than a century ago, only three presidents -- all Republicans -- did not use its powers: Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, and George H. W. Bush. Obama had millions of hectares (acres) classified under the Act during his presidency, including maritime zones, especially in the Pacific. Under Trump's review, only "monuments" of 40,000 hectares (100,000 acres) or more will be examined.
The Sun Daily
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That demonstrates the government's intent, he said, and is unconstitutional. "The Constitution vests the spending powers in Congress, not the president, so the order cannot constitutionally place new conditions on federal funds," he said. Dave Cortese, president of the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors, said in a statement the decision had dealt a "major setback" to the politics of fear. "Millions of people across the country can continue to receive essential medical care, go to school and remain active members of their communities without fear that their local governments are being forced to work against them, rather than for them," he added. The decision was being closely watched in Seattle, which filed its own lawsuit against the order in March. Ed Murray, mayor of the northwestern city of almost 700,000, issued a statement welcoming the ruling as "yet another rebuke" of Trump's "dangerous overreach".
Ruptly TV
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Nottingham Evening Post
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There are times in a top musician's career when they must feel like they can do no wrong.Think back to The Beatles during their Sgt Pepper days, Oasis at the peak of their powers at Knebworth or, more recently and comparably, Adele when she became a global phenomenon after releasing 21.That's pretty much where Ed Sheeran is right now he's absolutely flying.Every single he releases is a smash hit and at one point in March he had 16 tracks in the top 40 of the UK charts.He's even about to...
Sky News
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strengthen that and do whatever you want to do. To run off into an exercise across the country to expand your executive powers seems to me is something that could damage your brand in the long-term. If she comes back with 30, 40 seats and a bunch of Tory candidates.
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Techradar
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There are times when you are going to be facing one direction, only to be immediately met by a threat in the other should you turn around (and then promptly throw your headset off out of fear were sort of kidding). But, at least you still have a heart wait Not far into the game, its revealed to you that without dishing too big a spoiler that your body was augmented in a strange way before you woke up. A strange way that allows you to have supernatural interactions with the world, but also drives your character to find answers. Its these powers that Wilson will develop over time, coupled with some heavy Lovecraftian elements of eldritch horror. Over time, players will question just how much of what theyre seeing in the game is actually just inside their well, Wilsons head.
STV
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because the Scottish parliament has all the powers it needs and all the resources it needs to top up child tax credits so that third, fourth, fifth children can claim them other families can claim them irrespective of the number of children
STV
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The SNP government has all the powers and resources it needs to ensure this does not apply in Scotland. Would you support the Scottish government doing that? I would be interested to listen to the arguments. Our judgement at the moment is.
Voice Of America
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N. Children's Fund and the World Food Program. The Trump administration announced earlier this month that it would no longer fund the U.N. Population Fund, which provides lifesaving care to millions of women and girls around the world. “None of us believe the U.N. is perfect, but we all believe it remains an essential tool in America's foreign policy and national security tool box,” said Madeleine Albright, who served as President Bill Clinton's U.N. ambassador and later as the first female secretary of state. “Whether we are dealing with North Korea, Iran, Iraq or Mali, the U.N. plays a vital and unique role in galvanizing the global community and increasing pressure on rogue actors and meeting humanitarian needs on the ground,” she told reporters during a conference call about the letter. Leadership role at risk She warned that if the U.S. retreats on its financial contributions, other powers such as Russia and China will move to fill the gap, potentially taking the U.
Deadline
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The Iran Project
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IRNADeputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Abbas Araqchi says talks are underway for purchase of 950 tons of yellow cake from Kazakhstan. “Consultations for purchase of 950 tons of yellow cake from Kazakhstan are not yet over and go on,” Araqchi, who is also head of the joint commission monitoring the implementation of the 2015 nuclear accord between Tehran and six world powers, said on Tuesday. Speaking prior to the commission session in Vienna, Araqchi said all cases regarding the US breach of commitments, procrastination and confrontation will be raised in the session, and of course the moves will be referred that are believed being in defiance of the JCPOA. “The claims, raised by the US President and other official statespersons, on the policy of reconsideration, evaluation and review of the JCPOA and its creating the atmosphere of distrust and bewilderment for the world, are contrary to the JCPOA and its spirit and content.
BBC Parliament
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We have to approach these issues in is British overseas territories. We have to approach these issues in a very non-paternalistic, non-colonial fashion. That, to very non-paternalistic, non-colonial fashion. That, to my mind, is absolutely essential. The danger is, with devolved powers that we have, quite rightly in my view, in these overseas territories, if we try to impose in.
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BBC News 24
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But it's not just their feet that are being exercised. Researchers say their mental powers are also being stretched, by getting more blood pumping to the brain. And these dancers agree
Digital Trends
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To play its part in tackling the problem of fake news and online hoaxes, Google has made some changes to its search platform, including giving new tools and powers to everyday users. The post Google takes on fake news with search tool update appeared first on Digital Trends .
BBC News 24
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Back-step... Tuesday lunchtime, and it's the over-50s dance class at Henbury Community Centre. But it's not just their feet that are being exercised. Researchers say their mental powers are also being stretched, by getting more blood pumping to the brain
BBC Parliament
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to the amendment, we are content that it takes us to more or less the place that previous amendments did without having the effect of binding the hand of the Government totally. We welcome concessions made, which means we support this new amendment. By requiring the Secretary of State to consult on enacting any powers and dumber on the life sciences sector and most importantly, patients, we have an extra safeguard that we hope will.
BBC Parliament
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As with all consultations, Government must give all responses due consideration before finalising policy. Setting these particular requirements out in the face of the bill does not limit the scope of consultation, offering both Government and consultees the opportunity to give all relevant issues proper consideration. The amendment is specific to section 260 three. That is to say, the powers to put a statutory scheme in place for medicines. Where action is being taken against a specific incident the Mac incidence of high prices for individual medicine, it would not be appropriate for this to be.