The orders would make it easier to fire poor performers, sharply curtail the time federal employees can be paid for union work and direct agencies to negotiate tougher union contracts. The largest federal employee union said the orders “strip federal employees of their decades-old right to representation at the worksite.”
The worst-case scenario of sliding into open armed conflict in the two theaters at once would strain the military to a degree few Americans could fathom, experts say.
Salah was saluted by Liverpool fans as he exited the club’s Premier League finale this month. (Action Images/Reuters)
Salah was saluted by Liverpool fans as he exited the club’s Premier League finale this month. (Action Images/Reuters)
Salah during a team training session at the Olympic Stadium in Kiev, Ukraine. (AFP/Getty Images)
Salah during a team training session at the Olympic Stadium in Kiev, Ukraine. (AFP/Getty Images)
Salah celebrates with the Golden Boot after a match. (Action Images/Reuters)
Salah celebrates with the Golden Boot after a match. (Action Images/Reuters)
The Egyptian soccer star will enter Saturday’s Champions League final and next month’s World Cup as the subject of adoration by his recently adopted English city. “He’s like the beacon of hope, to most of Egyptians, Muslims, Arabs, because everyone wants to be like Salah in his field,” said one student from Cairo who is studying in Liverpool.
Prime Minister Leo Varadkar, who supports repeal, said he thought his country was about to make history. The Eighth Amendment, dating to 1983, enshrined an “equal right to life” for mothers and “the unborn” and outlawed almost all abortions — even in cases of rape, incest, fatal fetal abnormality or risk to maternal health.
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The announcement came moments before “die-in” protests organized by 18-year-old gun-control activist David Hogg began at several Publix supermarkets.
The dead animal’s canine teeth were too short, the front paws were tiny for a wolf, and the claws on those paws were too long. The ears were too big as well, experts told The Washington Post, and the coat was wrong. This was no wolf.
The battle for Damascus ended this week, freeing up the Assad regime’s overstretched military to move against the few remaining rebel pockets near Syria’s borders with Turkey in the north and Jordan in the south.
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