DNA preservation in felony cases is something 35 states require, but Washington State isn’t one of them. A bill being considered in Olympia would change that.
GAVI is the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization. At a conference in Berlin today, the nonprofit group asked for help in meeting its goals of vaccinating 300 million children in low income countries against potentially fatal diseases.
The response was extraordinary: a total of $7.5 billion pledged to cover GAVI's 2016-2020 efforts.
The largest single donor was the United Kingdom, which ponied up $1.573 billion. The second leading donor was the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation ($1.550 Billion) followed by Norway and the United States.
It shows an American president riding through the streets of a city in Pakistan in a gleaming horse-drawn carriage, as if he's the Queen of England.
The city is Karachi, in the days when American visitors were not obliged by the presence of Islamist militants to conceal themselves behind blast-proof walls, sand-bags and razor wire.
The president is Dwight Eisenhower. As his cavalcade slides past an ocean of onlookers, he is standing beneath a parasol, smiling.
Meet the villagers:
Simpson: The 25-year-old came back to his native village of Ayartharmam after earning a bachelor's degree in theology and religious studies. Simpson speaks English and is passionate about his rural home.
That means millions of people are just one major earthquake away from drying out for a year or more.
"It's a really concerning issue for the city of Los Angeles," says Craig Davis, an engineer with the LA Department of Water and Power, which oversees the LA aqueduct.
Research shows that a magnitude 7.8 quake on the San And
Drummer Stanton Moore is one of the busiest drummers in New Orleans. Everybody wants to work with him. Likewise with the other members of his trio, David Torkanowsky (piano) and James Singleton (bass). These three guys are among the most sought-after musicians in a city brimming with great players.
So it was a true delight to get them into the KPLU performance studio for this live session. Buckle up, turn it up and take a ride with the Stanton Moore Trio.
Now, there's a new threat, one that the family should not have to worry about: measles.
Rhett cannot be vaccinated, because his immune system is still rebuilding. It may be months more before his body is healthy enough to get all his immunizations.
Chief Justice Roy Moore said that Friday's ruling by U.S. District Judge Callie V.S.
On the other side of the field, the visitors' stands are packed. The River Rouge side is pretty empty as the Panthers take the field.
The Panthers' head coach, Corey Parker, is used to this. He works it into his pregame speech.
"All we have is us!" he shouts, as his players bounce with nervous energy. "Fight for each other, love each other, let's go get it Rouge!"
Much of the increase was due to one county in Texas. Thirty-three people in Harris County had their drug convictions thrown out after lab tests found they tested negative for the presence of illegal substances.
The report noted that almost all exonerations for drug crimes across the U.S.