• North Dakota Legislative Review 1906
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    North Dakota Legislative Review 1906

    – [Announcer] Welcome to a weekly review of North Dakota’s Legislative News. Now, here’s your host, Dave Thompson with North Dakota Legislative Review. – And this is North Dakota Legislative Review. I’m Dave Thompson. Thanks for joining us. The story about higher education changes took an interesting turn this week. As you can recall, probably, a task force looking at governance recommend three separate boards of higher education. One for UND, one for NDSU, and one for the rest of the colleges. It became a two-board proposal. One for the two research universities and the other for the rest of the institutions. However, the House killed that. Now, we have…

  • The Dragon from Kremlin Den
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    The Dragon from Kremlin Den

    Hello, dear friends. I welcome everyone presently watching Sotnik TV. It’s Wednesday, March 11th, 2020. You’re watching Wednesday news show. We’re streaming live. It’s 8 PM sharp Moscow time. See the main episode of today’s show coming up next. How come? He said that we simply needed a new Constitution, but turned out to trick the entire country. It happened once again. He had promised once to keep the retirement age as it was. And then mumbled suddenly: ” I am rising that age, please take that with understanding.” What’s gonna happen now? Is it Putin forever? Yes, Russians. You are getting what you deserve in full. I don’t feel…

  • Justice Department hosts Summit on Elder Justice: Keeping Seniors Safe
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    Justice Department hosts Summit on Elder Justice: Keeping Seniors Safe

    Maria Chapa Lopez: Good morning again everybody. My name is Maria Chapa Lopez and I’m the United States Attorney here in the Middle District of Florida. We are very excited here this morning to welcome Attorney General William Barr, thank you so much for being here this morning [Applause]; Assistant to the President and Senior Counselor Kellyanne Conway, thank you so much [Applause]; and Assistant to the President and Director of the Domestic Policy Council Mr. Joe Grogan, thank you so much [Applause]. Welcome to all of you as well as our distinguished guests here in the audience, our fellow U.S. attorneys from around the country and all of you,…

  • BREAKING! Nancy Pelosi Announces INVESTIGATION Into AG William Barr(REPORT)!!!
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    BREAKING! Nancy Pelosi Announces INVESTIGATION Into AG William Barr(REPORT)!!!

    BREAKING! Nancy Pelosi Announces INVESTIGATION Into AG William Barr House Speaker Nancy Pelosi took aim at Attorney General William P bar accusing him of having deeply damaged the rule of law by withdrawing the Justice Department’s sentencing recommendation for president Trump’s longtime friend and associate Roger stone Pelosi said of Barr who Trump nominated to lead the Justice Department in late 2018 what a sad disappointment to our country the American people deserve better she called on Republicans in the Senate to speak out and launch a probe into the matter this all must be investigated the American people must have confidence in our nation system of impartial justice Nancy…

  • Second COVID Case in Indiana
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    Second COVID Case in Indiana

    THEY GOT IN THE WATER. WHEN WE LEARN MORE WE’LL PASS IT ALONG TO YOU. ALSO, A SECOND CASE OF CORONAVIRUS NOW CONFIRMED IN THE HOOSIER STATE. WE KNOW YOU HAVE A LOT OF QUESTIONS. THE GOOD NEWS HERE, THE STATE HEALTH DEPARTMENT DOES NOT BELIEVE THE PERSON CAUGHT THE VIRUS HERE. SAME GOES FOR THE PERSON WHOSE CASE WAS CONFIRMED FRIDAY. HOUSE LEADERS TELL US BOTH PATIENTS WERE AT THE SAME CONFERENCE IN BOSTON. THE BIOGEN CONFERENCE. THIS LATEST PATIENT LIVES IN HENDRICKS COUNTY AND BOTH HAVE MILD CASES OF THE VIRUS AND ARE NOW IN SELF ISOLATION. HEALTH EXPERTS SAY 80% OF CASES ARE MILD. HERE’S WHAT THE…

  • Musa I of Mali: The Real Life King Midas
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    Musa I of Mali: The Real Life King Midas

    Picture the richest person you can possibly imagine. Is it Jeff Bezos, the super-wealthy Amazon founder? Or maybe Microsoft head Bill Gates? No matter who you chose, their wealth will still be peanuts next to the subject of today’s video. Musa I was a man so wealthy that the true extent of his riches are almost indescribable. The ruler of the Malian Empire from 1312 AD to around 1337, Musa was a man whose life was built on gold. As king he personally owned over half the Old World’s known gold reserves. On a single trip through Cairo he once spent so much that he caused the price of gold…

  • Historian Jim Penton discusses Jehovah’s Witnesses during the Nathan Knorr/Fred Franz presidencies
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    Historian Jim Penton discusses Jehovah’s Witnesses during the Nathan Knorr/Fred Franz presidencies

    Hello, my name is Meleti Vivlon. And this is the third in our series of videos into the history of Jehovah’s Witnesses presented by Professor of History, James Penton. Now, if you’re not aware of who he is, he is the author of some well-known tomes into the history of Jehovah’s Witnesses, foremost of which is Apocalypse Delayed, the story of Jehovah’s Witnesses now in its third edition, a scholarly work, well researched and well worth the read. More recently, Jim has come up with the Jehovah’s Witnesses and the Third Reich. Jehovah’s Witnesses often use the history of the Germans, German witnesses who suffered under Hitler as a way…

  • In Florida, path to restoring felons’ voting rights has been fraught with challenge
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    In Florida, path to restoring felons’ voting rights has been fraught with challenge

    JUDY WOODRUFF: Florida was one of only a few states that banned felons from voting for life, until 2018, when a majority of Floridians passed an initiative giving felons who had served their sentences the right to vote back. It was a major victory for voting rights. But as Stephanie Sy reports, the implementation has been fraught with legal battles and confusion. CORAL NICHOLS, Formerly Incarcerated: So, I was just looking at this picture. It was actually the day that I was released from prison. STEPHANIE SY: Coral Nichols was 23 years old when she went to prison for financial fraud. What was it like in prison? CORAL NICHOLS: A…