Rep. Vicky Hartzler (R Mo.), who unsuccessfully tried to deny hormone therapy and gender transition related care to transgender troops during debate on a defense spending bill this month, also hailed Trump for being concerned about the cost of providing care to transgender service members. Estimates30 to 140 peoplewould seek new hormone treatments per year, and 25 to 130 would seek gender transition related surgeries.

Bain Capital. Romney’s platform was demonstrably more slanted in favor of wealthy elites than Obama’s. All Obama had to do was define Romney as a wolf of Wall Street. I used to have my Pentax camera that I was desperately fond of, but unfortunately they stopped making the film. Now I’ve got my digital Canon, which I don’t like nearly so much. Without a doubt, I don’t care about make up, but I do care about my factor 30 sun cream and I’m very fond of my old Ray Ban Wayfarers..

And us big wigs say it’s to protect the little peoples’ jobs. But in reality it would be in the little peoples’ best interest to NOT contribute to the PAC. Again, little people are so easily fooled. Maybe it’s in how you coach your basketball team at the Y. Or whom you advocate for at your job. Or the first time you don’t let it go when a male friend tells a demeaning joke, or when an online comment crosses a line or when some kid at the bus stop echoes the sexism he’s heard from men all his life until you’re the one who finally says something about how you bet he’s better than that..

Conservation:A drop of water saved is a drop of water earned. Water conservation occurs on all levels, from low flow toilets to government programs promoting water friendly power generation. Urban conservation could account for up to 650,000 acre feet of water saved by 2060.

KIRK SIEGLER, BYLINE: Savoy, a small neighborhood gay bar in Orlando’s Lake Ivanhoe district, is crowded people drinking and laughing. The music is loud. It seems pretty normal until the owner, Brian Llewellyn, gestures toward a black SUV idling outside the front door and an armed security guard behind its tinted windows..

I find it hard to believe that Citi would have a problem with PNC bank account funding (if they even know that what the $2,000 charges are for); it PNC that taking the hit for the CC processing fees, and Citi is generally very lax with MS. Plus, Citi being Citi, is generally too incompetent to catch onto something like this. I hope this isn indicative of Citi “catching on” and becoming more like AMEX..

It seems like they paper mach two balloons. Cut the top and bottom off of one and just the bottom off of the second. They stacked them and hot glued them together. Keith Ellison (D Minn.), a progressive congressman who told The Huffington Post last week that he would reinstate President Barack Obama’s ban on lobbyist contributions to the Democratic National Committee, if elected as its next chairman. Harrison opposes such a ban, and generally believes lobbyists are getting a bad rap. In an interview with HuffPost, he was unapologetic about his career choices..

The state attorneys general will have to consider what steps to take in light of this scandal. Some of the weapons in the law enforcement arsenal are consumer protection laws. Once we know all that there is to know about the scandal, the state attorneys general should wield consumer protection laws to not only rein in that scandal, but also make progress on resolving the entire foreclosure crisis.

And can appreciate how they’ve been able to survive. But that does not mean they do not want to see the end of the Jewish race, don’t conflate the two. I say this as a Jewish person who has had experience with this, mostly second hand through family members though thankfully.

I only been in the Institute of Applied Health Research at the University of Birmingham for a few months, and already it has produced two outstanding negative trials of well intentioned public health interventions. The first was a schools based obesity control programme, and now comes this study of self management of patients with mild chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in primary care. This was based on telephone health coaching intervention delivered by nurses, underpinned by Social Cognitive Theory.

At their core, their parent company (Alphabet) is an advertising business, and their products reflect that fact. Their search engine now priorotizes Google’s content over others; and Yelp has learned this the hard way. When a consumer is searching for local goods or services, Google’s own community search results now appear in a box above the traditional search results.

James T. Kirk, the testy,testosterone fueled test pilot of the original series). The virtue of the bar that he set, we all came incredibly well prepared. Oh yeah, along with 42 Warped Tour dates and an appearance at Bonnaroo. The group has generated excitement with their latest release, “Fading Back to Normal,” combining Kinetics’ socially conscious lyrics with One Love’s high energy synth beats. Stay tuned for more electronica infused hip hop and tour dates around New York City this summer.

Pack a picnic lunch, some sunscreen and bug spray and don’t forget your camera! A good pair of athletic shoes are suggested so you can reach some higher spots for even better views. You will also need $5 for a daily Forest Service Pass. With the pass, you can park at any of the lakes for the entire day.

1. Combine 1 cup of water with the sugar in a medium saucepan over a hot flame and stir until the sugar has dissolved. Add the remaining 2 1/2 cups water and the fresh or dried Lavender and bring the mixture to a gentle simmer. Other runners up win our “You Gotta Play to Lose” Loser Mug or our Grossery Bag,”I Got a B in Punmanship.” Honorable mentions get one of our lusted after Loser magnets, “We’ve Seen Better” or “IDiot Card.” First Offenders receive only a smelly tree shaped air “freshener” (FirStink for their first ink). Deadline is Monday night, May 14; results published June 3 (online May 31). The headline for this week’s results is by Chris Doyle; Jesse Frankovich wrote the honorable mentions subhead..

Do You Have to Wear Protective Eyewear?Excessive amounts of UV exposure to your eyes can result in damage to the eye itself, the retina, and can cause cataracts and even blindness. I have read stories of people that have gone blind their first time in a tanning bed. While that is not a likely outcome, if you opt away from protective eyewear, it is a possibility..

I expect to see some nice tension between Finn and Rose just as a part of their dynamic, nothing more. Just a hint of something to build upon in IX. We already seen it in that one picture of them getting close and staring bitterly at each other. He explains that when Texas de regulated its electricity market years ago, lawmakers decided that the companies like Oncor and CenterPoint should only distribute electricity, not make and sell it. But that’s what Oncor would be doing if it set up a network of batteries to store electricity then sell it back into the grid. To actually implement its project, Oncor would have to convince Texas lawmakers to change the law..

He joined the schools’ fraternity committee and became involved in the campuses’ women’s commission. A part time associate professor, Popovich moved his wife and two children into an on campus dorm, and when his mind wandered, he’d invite friends or players over to argue about basketball or desegregation or the existence of God. If a conversation was stimulating enough, Popovich would approach his tiny wine rack, eight or nine bottles that were the seeds of a vast collection, and let the contents and conversation breathe..

Tatyana, meanwhile, was looking back at his crooked wooden outhouse. “I am between two worlds,” she told us.So, too, was Putin’s Russia, no longer Communist yet not quite capitalist, no longer a tyranny yet not quite free. The heady idealism of the day that Yeltsin had clambered atop a tank in 1991 and brought down the Soviet Union was long since dead and often unmourned.

The surface of paper is a good example. You can see just how rough it is if you peer at it under a microscope. When light hits paper, the waves are reflected in all directions. I was able to install from a backup (time machine) onto a different drive so luckily all my files are there and everything is looking nice. I have a different question for you now. Since the drive I installed to isn’t my desired disk to have my os on (id rather have it on my ssd and I have It currently installed to an external), if i do a fresh install of high Sierra, is there a way to then load from time machine, or should that be done during the installation process in disk utility?.

But Orange told of a late conversion to support for equal marriage rights during his time as a Pepco executive after leaving office. And, he argues, he may have said bad things about gay marriage, but he never actually did anything to obstruct it. “There is no one in this room today who can point to any public act that Vincent Orange took against this community,” he said, later adding: “I’m not perfect.

Reporter: Domestic violence accounts for 48% of arrests for violent crimes among NFL players. But it took actually seeing what domestic violence looks like to make an impact. The video was the reason that ray rice is no longer a Baltimore raven, nor will he play this season in the NFL.

The annual UNHCR Global Trends report was released ahead of World Refugee Day on Wednesday. Commissioner Filippo Grandi said a global deal on the management of migration and refugees is essential. “Fourteen countries are already pioneering a new blueprint for responding to refugee situations and in a matter of months a new Global Compact on Refugees will be ready for adoption by the United Nations General Assembly,” Grandi said in a statement..

Still wondering if I should just keep it a surprise or I should tell him in advance so he can go early and take full advantage of the lounge, etc.I am a bit jealous, though! I flown this route in Business before but never First, so he get to experience it before I have a chance!Meanwhile, I still in Economy hoping some award seats get released. :)jenden_bm 1 point submitted 8 months agoI finally pulling the trigger on my trip to Japan. Will I ever need an actual chip PIN card over there? I was planning to just bring CSR and SPG.

Ideally, I like to have a boyfriend who takes me out for dinner on Friday night. I suggest we went to Dans le Noir?, a restaurant in east London where you eat in pitch black. I think the idea behind it is that it heightens your sense of taste, but it would have to be our fourth or fifth date, as it would be a bit creepy to sit there in the dark with someone you barely knew.

Not all AI theorists agree with this emphasis on stories, but considering proposals for how computers could benefit from stories can help us appreciate the role they might play for humans. Just as computers might use stories or narratives as a way to structure memory and learning, humans may as well. And just as stories might provide a valuable way to “enculturate” machines, they surely provide a crucial mechanism for the social transmission of information in humans..

The PanelI was fortunate enough to be invited to spend the day with ESPN as the Monday Night Football train came rolling into Philadelphia this week. Throughout the day, we’ll take a look at one of the largest traveling shows in sports for the biggest program in cable television history (well, the cast of High School Musical was unavailable, so we’re stuck with football). It’s quite a production..

You can create a model of capillary action by placing a length of glass tubing into a dish of water. When you do this, you’ll see the liquid climb up the tube, higher than the water level in the dish. This occurs because water molecules are sticky: They like to stay close to each other, and they also like to stick to the surfaces of other materials.

ROSS: OK, so I got you by four years. You were 18; I was 22. I knew him. Kelly’s second task will be to restore strategic direction to Trump’s haphazard policy making process. Kelly’s third task might be the hardest. He has to protect the integrity and independence of the Justice Department and special counsel Robert S.

Kitty would follow and meow and yowl like crazy. At this point he started getting the zoomies a few times a week, running around the house and meowing and yowling even without someone being up and moving around. It got so bad that we would have to shut him in his own room for a while until he calmed down enough to let him back out..

Even Americans have lost sight of the fact that the American colonists understood they needed to know where they were going before they were ready to declare independence. They began the constitution writing process in November 1775, colony by colony, thanks to a committee on which the architects of independence, John Adams of Massachusetts and Richard Henry Lee of Virginia, both served. This committee responded to a query from New Hampshire about the parlous condition of its local affairs by urging it to develop a constitution to replace the failing British administration..

The food. It just not good. Table service restaurants are but very expensive. Rep. Steve Stivers, who as head of the National Republican Congressional Committee is charged with electing more GOP members to the House, says he’ll “ask the administration to stop needlessly separating children from their parents.” John Cornyn and Ted Cruz, the two ultra conservative senators from Texas, each say they’ll introduce emergency legislation to end the family separation policy. “All Americans are rightly horrified by the images we are seeing on the news, children in tears pulled away from their mothers and fathers.

In 2014 the Cowboys traded aseventh rounder to the Lions to move up in the fifth round and acquire Street. It was intended for him to add depth after releasing WR Miles Austin. Instead Street suffers from drops, penalties, and fumbles which led to Dallas acquiring Butler; who would then leapfrog Street on the depth chart..

Despite being attacked constantly, Baker Company, with roughly 125 men, began conducting patrols around the clock. It tried to be precise in the use of force. “Shooting the right guy teaches the enemy and population that evil has consequences,” Keirsey wrote.

CALIFORNIA LOCALRubber Duck Derby Proposal Brings Squawks of Protest : Fund raiser: Up to 20,000 of the toys would be dumped into the ocean off Redondo Beach by the American Cancer Society. Conservationists see it as pollution. Carl; MusicianNicholas V.

SHAPIRO: He was thinking about this a lot when we were in town. New Delhi had been experimenting with a plan to get cars off the road. For two weeks on alternate days, you could only drive your car depending on whether the license plate ended in a odd or an even number.

But he has a few hurdles to clear. But Bell Gardens Officials Are Ready to Renovate It. He had pleaded guilty to second degree murder stemming from alleged love triangle. On Monday morning, TMZ posted another video showing the actual punch. A social media storm ensued and the Ravens took action hours later.The Ravens have terminated RB Ray Rice’s contract this afternoon. He and Palmer, whom he married not long after the incident, held a joint press conference in May in which she said she regretted her role in the incident.

And so there are challenges to being in the military. And with the ban, there have been challenges to being trans in the military because of the policies that have been in place. But once those bans are lifted, I don’t see any additional challenges of serving in the military as a trans service member than anywhere else..

Other 2014 commencement speakers have been subject to student complaints but have not withdrawn from invitations. Those include Rap mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs, who spoke at Howard University last weekend; embattled New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie who will deliver remarks at Rowan University on Friday; former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg who is scheduled to speak at Harvard University on May 29, and Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards, who will speak at Barnard College’s commencement ceremony on May 18..

To Alyson commenter 4: If your child doesn eat meat then you might try blending in some tofu for added protein in the smoothie. As far as needing to gain weight Avocados are natural and high in calories and healthy fats. Avocados are great in smoothies and they tend to make them thicker.

ISIS is also attacking moderate rebel groups. Is beginning to provide arms to those moderate rebels. Washington Post reporter Liz Sly has spent the last three years covering Syria and is just back from the border. Gordon swung through it for strike two. Gonzalez didn’t overthink it and threw another breaking ball, this one in the dirt. Gordon swung through it, flinging his bat toward Gonzalez as he whiffed for strike three.

It’s the Islamic holy month of Ramadan when observant Muslims fast from dawn to dusk. In Egypt, the atmosphere is festive. Lanterns adorn the outside of homes. It emits 45 percent less carbon dioxide than coal and 27 percent less carbon dioxide than oil, so it’s safe to say that choosing natural gas appliances is a responsible way to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Department of Energy, it costs about 68 percent less than electricity per British thermal unit (Btu), the standard measure of energy. While the initial cost of natural gas appliances may be slightly more than electric options, the long term operating costs can be significantly lower, especially for heating, cooking, and drying clothes.

Temporary, however, can still mean a long time. Special Operations troops in the Philippines have been on the southern island of Mindanao since 2002, and there is no firm timetable to withdraw them. Navy ships has soared in recent years. This heterogeneous group of conditions can be associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Presentation may be in a full term neonate with acute and progressive respiratory distress with a high mortality or later in childhood or adulthood with signs and symptoms of interstitial lung disease. Genetic testing for these disorders is now available, providing a non invasive diagnostic test.

The second tip, Choosing the coffee bean and picking your personal roast. Quality coffee can only come from a quality coffee bean that has been properly roasted. The process of roasting a coffee bean is complex and can result in a coffee bean tasting very different depending on how it is roasted.

AP has not yet allocated all the delegates out of Washington. More will be tallied in Sanders’ column over the next several weeks as the state party releases margins by congressional district. But if Sanders’ share holds, when all’s said and done, he could net more than 60 delegates out of Saturday..

It was 1. Not leather 2. Completely incorrect hardware 3. What type of Apple Cider Vinegar should I drink for Weight Loss?For daily use I strongly recommend only organic, raw, unfiltered, fermented with the ‘Mother’. The most popular and one I use and strongly suggest is Bragg’s Organic Apple Cider Vinegar with the ‘Mother’ and is naturally gluten free. The ‘mother’ is “made up of strand like enzymes of connected protein molecules with living nutrients and bacteria”.

It works. In fact, with amputee or stroke patients with one limb affected, they’ll place a mirror in a position that they can’t see the hurt leg, but the reflection looks like they’re uninjured. Then they “move” both their legs at the same time, making it look like both limbs are fully functioning.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s power to freely punish Adrian Peterson has prevailed, two seasons after the Minnesota running back became embroiled in a child abuse case that heightened the dispute over league discipline. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Thursday that an NFL arbitrator acted within his rights by upholding Goodell’s six game suspension of Peterson in 2014. That came under the personal conduct policy the league toughened up following a brutal act of caught on video domestic violence committed by Baltimore running back Ray Rice..

Reflectance and snow depth help Gehrke forecast how much water is going to run off the snowpack over the ensuing days, weeks, or months. He combines that information with data from a series of electronic pressure sensors that have been placed in the mountains, which indicate snow depth at their specific locations. He also consults tests that have been done continuously for decades, in which scientists or rangers walk predetermined transects and take core samples of the snow, to measure how much is there and how much water it contains..

The roles Donald Jr., Eric and Ivanka Trump play in the White House have come under scrutiny. The children were said to be set to run the Trump businesses through a “blind trust,” but all three also serve on their father’s transition team. Though a Trump lawyer referred to the setup of the children running the organization as a “blind trust,” that’s not the way one works..

Jack’s more likely to say, “If you tell me where the bomb is, I’ll give you a foot massage,” than he is, “Damn it! My cell battery ran out. My cell battery ran out!” This is great news for the rest of us, because top notch products developed and used by the government very often end up in consumer friendly versions then used by the rest of us. That’s how we got (to name just a few) black Ray Ban sunglasses, the dribble glass, Spandex, the M 16 assault rifle, canned cat food, Hummers, and pens that write in space.

3. Those may not be just any old spots.”Freckles, age spots, spider veins on the face, rough and leathery skin, fine wrinkles that disappear when stretched, loose skin, a blotchy complexion, and actinic keratoses (thick wart like, rough, reddish patches of skin) can all be traced to sun exposure. The sun also attacks the skin’s elastin, weakening the skin from springing back, and causing wrinkled and leathery skin,” said Katz.

Snuffy Stirnweiss totaled 290 MVP votes in 1944 and 1945 and never received another. In 1944, he led the American League with 125 runs scored and 205 hits. Although he is lumped now among the war time players who had a couple of fluky good seasons, in one respect fielding he did his best work after the war.

Ours actually was a relatively tightly focused patent that specifically related to novel methods of indoor/outdoor geolocation and social connectivity in the context of enhanced museum tours. It a little on the “milkman but on a computer” side of things, but if I was allowed to show you (can because investors got mad that we failed and have a stranglehold on all related IP) it becomes instantly obvious that no one had tried to do smartphone tours in the way that we were planning to. Even the best mobile/tablet experiences in the country couldn touch the idea..

WANG: Now, we’re still waiting for the police to confirm a lot of details. We don’t know exactly what caused this explosion, what kind of device. We do know that, as you mentioned, there was a second device that was taken away about four blocks north of this explosion site, and it was discovered hours later.

“What’s going on in the White House now . Just throws the whole idea of security clearances in the trash.”former administration officials and attorneys who specialize in national security practices and procedures said supervisors and others who control classified information would often withhold it from those with interim clearances as part of what one called an unwritten set of rules because they had not successfully passed an extensive background check.National security experts say background checks can take months even a year or more but that the number of White House staffers without permanent clearance in this administration is high given that it’s customary for individuals hired by a president’s to serve as his top aides would be granted the highest priority even as hundreds of thousands of people for administration jobs wait for background checks.John V. Berry, a Virginia lawyer who practices security clearance law, said when serious issues arise like those with Porter a staffer is generally not given an interim clearance or, if they already have one, it would be revoked pending the investigation.A former official who worked in the Obama White House said that administration was careful to not allow those with longstanding interim clearances into top jobs in the first place.

I could see cutting Earth short a bit, but not by cutting out stuff with Murph. She important for a number of reasons, and I don think any of her scenes were superfluous. Furthermore, she the one who ultimately saves the planet, and for that payoff to work we have to see her struggling to get there..

When you do make contact, put a few bullets in and immediately begin to circle your opponent counter clockwise to keep your little round body ahead of your weapon. If your body is trailing (clockwise rotation) you more likely to get hit as they return fire. Never chase.

Comment number 1. At 17:29 6th Jun 2011, suetemple wrote: I think that it is important that the enquiry does not only concentrate on so called “celebrity” cases. I understand that in the Family Courts, super injunctions have been imposed on parents which prevent them discussing their case with their MPs even where there is a possibility of their children being removed from their care..

Part of the confusion lies in the different terms the federal government uses to describe the different ways it works with state and local police agencies to seize assets. “Equitable sharing” is the broad term the government uses any time the feds and local police use federal forfeiture law to split up the assets seized in a joint investigation. “Adoption” cases are a subset of cases within the equitable sharing program.