Ex-Sen. Claire McCaskill Blasts Tulsi Gabbard for ‘Present’ Vote: ‘That’s Just Stupid!’

Shortly after Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) voted “present” Wednesday night on the two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, former Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) tore into the presidential hopeful’s “stupid’ decision.During MSNBC’s coverage of the historic vote, anchor Brian Williams noted that Gabbard, who had been nowhere to be found all day during the chamber’s procedural votes and floor debates, had suddenly appeared to deliver her “present” vote. “Claire McCaskill, what does th...
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Philippine family clan members found guilty of 'Maguindanao massacre'

It has been called the trial of the decade - and a test of the Philippines' justice system.
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Analysis: Impeachment 101: Trump is still president. What happens next?

President Donald Trump was impeached by the House of Representatives in a near party-line vote Wednesday. He is still the President.
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Analysis: Trump has been impeached. What's next?

President Donald Trump was impeached by the House of Representatives in a near party-line vote Wednesday. He is still the President.
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Trump has been impeached, but he's still President. What's next?

President Donald Trump was impeached by the House of Representatives in a near party-line vote Wednesday. He is still the President.
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Jersey City official called on to resign after post on Facebook calls Jewish people 'brutes'

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy is calling on a Jersey City school board member to resign after she posted a comment on Facebook calling Jewish people "brutes" and accusing them of threatening, intimidating and harassing black homeowners.
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Canada: 2019 Was "Marked" By Significant Changes To Canada's Trademarks Legislation - Fasken

After much anticipation, Canada's new Trademarks Act (the "Act"), came into force on June 17, 2019.
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Cats Is Terrible, But It’s Also Kind of Great

A movie can be transfixing without exactly being good. You might want to sneak back to see it twice, or six or seven times, yet you’re reluctant to recommend it to your friends. You remind yourself that bad taste is better than no taste. And for the eighth time, or perhaps the ninth, you return to Tom Hooper’s sometimes tacky, sometimes overworked, and yet often strangely beautiful Cats. Who needs a CGI movie version of the outrageously popular, long-running musical featuring songs by inces...
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Canada: Minority Report: How Canada's Electoral System Disrupts Copyright Reform - Fasken

The minority Liberal government was defeated by a vote of no confidence in November 2005, killing Bill C-60.
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A 7-year-old temporarily living in a domestic violence shelter asked Santa for books and a 'very good dad'

A 7-year-old Texas boy temporarily living in a domestic violence shelter with his mom wrote a letter to Santa, the shelter shared, with a heartfelt plea for presents and something money can't buy.
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Canada: New IMC Code of Ethical Practices - Fasken

To begin, it is now explicit that the guiding principles apply throughout the IMC Code and should be read into all sections.
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GAME RECAP: Bulls 110, Wizards 109

Lauri Markkanen drops 31 points and grabs 9 boards in Chicago's overtime win against Washington.
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Kendrick Perkins roasts Glen 'Big Baby' Davis with hilarious Grant Williams comparison

Kendrick Perkins was on the call with Kyle Draper and Brian Scalabrine for Wednesday night's Boston Celtics-Dallas Mavericks matchup on NBC Sports Boston, and he did not disappoint. Perk had plenty of A+ one-liners throughout the game, but his best may have come in the third quarter when he compared Celtics rookie Grant Williams to his ex-C's teammate Glen "Big Baby Davis. Williams] kind of reminds me of Big Baby without the six personalities," Perkins quipped.
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India: Sexual Harassment Of Women At Workplace: A Brief Analysis Of The POSH Act, 2013 - VGC Law Firm

The need for such legislation was observed first time by the Supreme Court, in Vishaka v State of Rajasthan.
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United States: New California Laws Make Potentially Costly Changes To Civil Discovery Act - DLA Piper

Earlier this year, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law two bills authored by Senator Tom Umberg (D-Orange County), SB 370 and SB 17
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As House votes to impeach Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton pledges to help Democrats 'retire the incumbent'

Hillary and Chelsea Clinton were at Pace University Wednesday to talk about their new book, the day the House voted to impeach President Trump.         [Author: Rockland/Westchester Journal News]
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Watching President Donald Trump's impeachment was weird, wild and historic TV

The U.S. House of Representatives impeached President Donald Trump on Wednesday. It was a marathon TV event, but the weirdness was also historic.         [Author: Arizona Republic]
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Teen girl tried to steal plane but crashed, officials say

No one was injured in the crash.
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India: Reflections On Section 36 Of The Indian Arbitration Act - S&R Associates

A swift and smooth enforcement of domestic arbitral awards is unquestionably an ideal prospect, but can be elusive at times due to the framework for court proceedings involved in enforcing an award.
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Police make arrest in death of transgender teen in Vancouver, Washington

Police in Vancouver, Washington, said Wednesday a missing teenager was killed by a man after he learned she was transgender.
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Police make arrest in death of transgender teen

Police in Vancouver, Washington, said Wednesday a missing teenager was killed by a man after he learned she was transgender.
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United States: NLRB Revises Election Rules Again - Holland & Knight

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) published 25 revisions to its longstanding election rules in December 2014.
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Merry Impeachment: Colbert’s ‘Late Show’ Has A Christmas Carol Just For Trump

The House vote the impeach the president puts the 'Late Show' crew in a holiday mood.
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Canada: New Brunswick Proposes To Regulate The Incidental Sale Of Insurance - Cassels

On December 1, 2019, the Financial and Consumer Services Commission of New Brunswick (the FCNB) published a consultation paper.
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United States: NLRB Eliminates Many "Quickie" Election Rule Components - Proskauer Rose LLP

The National Labor Relations Board issued a new rule on Friday that will significantly amend NLRB election rules and procedures.
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India: The Personal Data Protection Bill 2019 - A Comparison With The 2018 Bill - Argus Partners

In the 2018 Bill, the definition of "data processor" specifically stated that it did not include an employee of a data fiduciary.
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‘Survivor’ Finale: Kellee Kim Says She ‘Was Not Supported or Believed’ After Misconduct Claims

The following story includes spoilers for the Season 39 finale of “Survivor.” In the wake of misconduct allegations that plagued the 39th season of “Survivor,” in which contestant Kellee Kim and others expressed discomfort with fellow player and Hollywood talent manager Dan Spilo’s physical contact with them, host Jeff Probst told Kim in the reunion […]
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Green Bay sets program records in win over Concordia (ILL)

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Kameron Hankerson scored a season-high 21 points as Green Bay routed Division III-member Concordia (ILL) 126-64 on Wednesday night.
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California Expands Insurance Protections In Wildfire Areas

More than 1 million California homes are now protected under a new law.
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