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Appeals court delays abortion for undocumented teen; gives government time to find her a sponsor
Appeals court delays abortion for undocumented teen; gives government time to find her a sponsorWASHINGTON – A District of Columbia appeals court panel has declined to order the federal government to immediately allow an abortion for an undocumented teenager it is detaining, instead giving the Department of Health and Human Services 11 days to find ...read more
Source: Denver Post
Published on Sat, 21 Oct 2017 17:36:00 GMT
Spain government aims to dissolve Catalonia's autonomy, seeks early election
Spain government aims to dissolve Catalonia's autonomy, seeks early electionSpain’s prime minister moved Saturday to invoke a never-used constitutional article that would strip Catalonia of its autonomous power, calling it a last resort to “restore order.” Catalonia's president responded by making a veiled independence ...read more
Source: FOX News
Published on Sat, 21 Oct 2017 17:01:00 GMT
Spain moves to sack Catalonia’s government, take control of the region
Spain moves to sack Catalonia’s government, take control of the regionCalalan leaders hold signs at a demonstration Saturday in support of two detained separatists. The Spanish government has revealed plans to remove the leaders of Catalonia and to take control of the region until early elections can be held, as it tries to ...read more
Source: Market Watch
Published on Sat, 21 Oct 2017 16:00:00 GMT
Separatist leader vows to defend Catalonia's sovereignty after Spanish premier seeks to oust regional government
Separatist leader vows to defend Catalonia's sovereignty after Spanish premier seeks to oust regional governmentSpanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy announced plans Saturday to fire the Catalan president and force fresh elections in the separatist-led region, invoking a constitutional clause never used in the four decades since Spain’s transition from dictatorship ...read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Sat, 21 Oct 2017 17:06:00 GMT
Spain Moves to Seize Control of Catalan Government, Call Regional Elections
Spain Moves to Seize Control of Catalan Government, Call Regional ElectionsBARCELONA—Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy asked lawmakers to grant him unprecedented power to remove the leaders of Catalonia and temporarily control the region from Madrid, a forceful move aimed at bringing the separatist movement to heel.read more
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Published on Sat, 21 Oct 2017 17:33:00 GMT
Spanish prime minister aims to take over Catalan government; residents aghast
Spanish prime minister aims to take over Catalan government; residents aghastSpain announced an unprecedented plan Saturday to sack Catalonia's separatist leaders, install its own people in their place and call a new local election, using previously untapped constitutional powers to take control of the prosperous region that is ...read more
Source: Chicago Tribune
Published on Sat, 21 Oct 2017 15:54:00 GMT
Factbox: How will Spain's central government take control of Catalonia?
Factbox: How will Spain's central government take control of Catalonia?MADRID (Reuters) - The Spanish government will dismiss Catalonia’s secessionist leadership and force the region into a new election, it decided on Saturday, unprecedented steps it said were needed to prevent the region breaking away. Below are details of ...read more
Source: Reuters
Published on Sat, 21 Oct 2017 13:57:00 GMT
Spanish prime minister to sack Catalan regional government
Spanish prime minister to sack Catalan regional governmentThe Spanish prime minister will sack the entire Catalan government and call new regional elections within six months in an extreme move set to crush the regional independence movement. The Catalan president Carles Puigdemont as well as his cabinet will be ...read more
Source: Financial Times
Published on Sat, 21 Oct 2017 17:08:00 GMT
Spain will sack Catalan government, call regional election
Spain will sack Catalan government, call regional electionThe Spanish cabinet was meeting on Saturday to prepare to impose direct rule on Catalonia and thwart a drive by the autonomous region to breakaway from Spain. It will be the first time in Spain's four decades of democracy that Madrid has invoked the ...read more
Source: CNBC
Published on Sat, 21 Oct 2017 16:46:00 GMT
Editorial: Ignoring the role of government
Editorial: Ignoring the role of governmentAmong many conservatives, there’s a reflexive assumption that reducing the size of government is always a good thing. This is why politicians like Gov. Sam Brownback often declare their fervent opposition to “big government” and boast about their ...read more
Source: Capital-Journal Online
Published on Sat, 21 Oct 2017 16:47:00 GMT