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“There are probably thousands, if not tens of thousands, that have had some impact from these Northern California fires that are not going to seek anything from PG&E,” said Cecily Dumas, a lawyer for the Official Committee of Tort Claimants, a group appointed by the court to represent all wildfire victims in the bankruptcy. Thus was born the idea of a CNET Book Club, where we could share our latest literary obsessions, and discuss books of interest to CNET readers.XS M S
TYPE ::MOUNTAIN BIKEThe Amaq statement was accompanied by a picture of Mr. Zaharan posing with one of his younger brothers, Rilwan. Members of Mr. Zaharan’s immediate family have followed his radical ideology for years. In an unverified video making its rounds on social media, Mr. Rilwan, Mr. Zaharan’s father and Mr. Zaharan’s brother in law are seen discussing martyrdom and jihadism, as children cry in the background. A wall of the room where the video was taken appears to match that of the safe house that was raided. "For those of us from Fukushima who live here, we try to live as we did before," says Shunsuke Ono, managing director of the facility. "For people outside of Fukushima, there's a feeling that Fukushima is not normal."
BRAND ::SPORTS SCOTTYRepresentative Zoe Lofgren, Democrat of California, who has served in the House for a quarter-century, said there was no comparison between Ms. Omar’s situation and Mr. King’s transgressions. In June, when Mr. King retweeted a Nazi sympathizer, Republican leaders and fellow Republicans said nothing. Only after he secured his seat after his toughest re-election bid did they act. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told reporters on Tuesday that the net neutrality bill Democrats are pushing through the House will be "dead on arrival" in the Senate.
For weeks, opposition parties had called on Mr. Kurz to end his controversial coalition with the Freedom Party, with its well-documented links to far-right extremists and to Russia, which have increasingly worried allies at home and abroad. Abuelsamid tells Roadshow, "there's certainly nothing to stop a manufacturer from sandbagging … to work out a weighted average." Such a strategy might be employed to ensure that all customers can reach a stated maximum range figure regardless of specification or driving conditions. He also noted that such a tactic would be highly unlikely, however, as automakers generally try to trumpet the highest range figure possible. (Challenging weather or topography conditions, or options such as sticky high-performance tires can all negatively impact a vehicle's range.)