The U.S. Congress decided to cut pensions and benefits to former presidents

November 15, 2017

On Monday, the House of representatives voted for a reduction of pensions and Federal benefits provided to former presidents of the United States. Before approving the bill, lawmakers have agreed that former presidents do not need financial assistance from the government if they do receive income, calculated in the millions. In accordance with the current law, 1958, former presidents are entitled to an annual six-figure pension, plus money to pay…

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The mother was holding his son’s hand over a burning burner stove as punishment

November 14, 2017

Miriam Remedello, 29-year-old mother from Miami is accused of she was holding the hand of her 6-year-old son over the burning burner stove as punishment for improper behavior. The woman says that she is «not a bad mother.» Rebello, claimed that her son was out of control, and other interventions are not effective. Applying to son to violence, she tried to discipline him, lest he grow up to be a…

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American millionaires are asked not to cut their taxes

November 13, 2017

More than 400 American millionaireand billionaires sent a letter to Congress, urging Republicans not to cut them taxes. Rich Americans, among them — doctors, lawyers, entrepreneurs say that the Republican party is making a mistake in a time when debt is high, and social inequality close to the worst figure since 1920-ies. The letter, according to Washington Post, urging people not to take the tax bill, which even more increase…

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Andrew Cuomo was allowed to treat marijuana post-traumatic stress disorder

November 12, 2017

The Governor of new York has included post-traumatic stress disorder to the list of ailments for which treatment shown medical marijuana. Andrew Cuomo is no coincidence coincided with the signing of the law to the Day of veterans — former soldiers, employees of law enforcement bodies and rescuers, along with victims of violence and accidents often suffer from PTSD. Nightmares, increased anxiety, insomnia, anger, Intrusive memories — the main manifestations…

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The veteran, broke his hip, choosing a watermelon at Walmart, will receive $7.5 million.

November 12, 2017

A jury in Alabama has decided that veteran, broke his hip, choosing a watermelon at the store Walmartshould receive $ 7.5 million compensation. The Sergeant retired to Henry Walker was 59 years old in June 2015, when he went shopping at Walmart in Phoenix, Alabama. When Walker reached for the watermelon, his leg stuck in a wooden pallet located on the floor of the commodity rack. The man could not…

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In Chicago want to penalize pedestrians «sticky» in the phone

November 11, 2017

How many times have you crossed the road, bumping into the other person «stuck» in your mobile? It is likely that in Chicago this will happen very rarely. Two influential town councillors: Chairman of the Finance Committee, Edward Burke, and the Chairman of the Committee on transport and Anthony Beale want to penalize pedestrians who are distracted by cell phones. Of course, it’s intersecting streets and trails. The first violation…

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A woman, married to a mother, convicted of incest

November 11, 2017

A woman from Oklahoma who was married to her biological mother, convicted of incest. The defendant admitted the guilt completely. According to ABC News on Tuesday during a hearing in district court 26-year-old misty center of Duncan pleaded guilty to the alleged crime. Under the deal with prosecutors, she was sentenced to 10 years probation (probation). Her mother, 44-year-old Patricia center, pleaded not guilty of incest. She said she believes…

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A new way of telephone fraud in new Jersey

November 10, 2017

FBI warns residents of new Jersey about the new method of fraud on the phone. The caller appears to be a law enforcement officer (this may be marshals or Sheriff’s office). The scammer blames the man that he did not appear for court to participate as the designated juror. He reports that in connection with a failure to appear warrant was issued for arrest. Next, the attacker requires the victim…

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A con artist, collected $265 thousand ostensibly for medical treatment, will go to jail for 25 years

November 10, 2017

This Wednesday Jennifer Flynn Cataldo from Alabama, gathered 264 163 thousand dollars donation for a supposedly «terminal cancer patient» in the pages of GoFundMe, was sentenced to prison. In August of this year, she pleaded guilty to the fraud charges. In the period from 2014 to 2017, the woman lied to others, pretending to be suffering from cancer in terminal stage. 37-year-old liar made two account on GoFundMe and received…

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In local elections in the United States «won the pot»

November 9, 2017

In new Jersey and Virginia elected new governors who were in favor of the legalization of marijuana. Democrat Phil Murphy, who will become the Governor of new Jersey, have repeatedly called for the abolition of marijuana prohibition in contrast to his opponent, Republican Chris Christie. «What for marijuana relies criminal liability, scored our courts many cases,» he said during his first victory speech. «So we are going to legalize». According…

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