Her other actions included ordering the Miami relatives of six-year-old Cuban shipwreck survivor Elian Gonzalez in 2000 to surrender the boy to federal authorities. She earned her law degree in 1963, as one of 16 women in that year's Harvard Law class. To those who alleged that she was soft on President Clinton, she countered, "Anybody that thought that I tried to protect the president has forgotten that I asked for the expansion of the Monica Lewinsky matter".
In 1989, I wrote and produced a song about Reno going after deadbeat dads. On the other side, she received honors for enforcing civil rights and regulating violence on TV.
She was criticised for a deadly raid on the Branch Davidian cult compound in Waco, Texas after just weeks in office. "The buck stops with me". She later said on CNN's "Larry King Live" that her decision was "obviously wrong".
She became the longest-serving attorney general of the 20th century and was at the centre of several political crises.
The former attorney-general weathered White House complaints that she was not a team player and that she sought too many special prosecutors to investigate cases, including the Whitewater affair involving the finances of the president and first lady Hillary Clinton.
"It was a risky situation", Reno said of the incident during a 2005 lecture at Duke University. "She was in the vanguard of those women who endured much and helped make possible the gender progress that our nation has long needed and is still making real". In 1995, Reno played a pivotal role in identifying and convicting Theodore Kaczynski, the domestic terrorist known as the "Unabomber" who killed three people and injured 23 with his letter bombs.
Upon leaving office Reno, a Florida native, unsuccessfully ran for governor in 2002 but lost in the Democratic party primary.
I was fortunate to thank her in person. Reno later acknowledged the mistake: "I'm very sorry it happened".
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For some reason the officer got out of his auto and had been standing towards the road when the suspect vehicle hit him. The investigation started in West Valley City, and the male officer was killed in nearby Taylorsville, Vainuku said.
North Carolina, one of the first states to report results on Tuesday night, might provide clues to the outcome . The biggest issue of the day centered on a Accuvote scanning machine that was not working in Manchester.
The NYPD is planning on deploying more than 5,000 police officers , more than double the number of any previous election night. The NYPD's mobile officers also will employ bomb detectors and bomb-sniffing canines throughout the day, officials said.
His campaign has been blighted by the Trump Tapes, sexual harassment allegations and an unwillingness to release his tax returns. After recent polls found Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump virtually tied in MI , both campaigns have been hitting the state.
Alvarez has fought many a unsafe man, but none that bring the level of mind games to a fight that McGregor does. We don't want to negate it based on just that, forcing Kavanaugh to fight his way out of a guarantee.
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If voters approve Question 776, legislators would be empowered to approve any method of execution not prohibited by the U.S. Many expressed relief the end was in sight after an election season in which personal attacks often drowned out the issues.
Sweet shot: Stephen Curry hits NBA-record 13 3-pointers
He went 16 for 26 overall in his first 40-point performance after leading the National Basketball Association with 13 last season. After all, the Golden State playcaller is considered by most to be the greatest three-point shooter the game has ever seen.
Amazon reviews may be linked to SC murder suspect
As a teen, Kohlhepp was sentenced to 14 years in prison in Arizona for binding and raping a 14-year-old neighbor at gunpoint. The former realtor wanted to give his mom a picture, talk with her and to transfer money to a girl he is helping raise.
Rival Cyprus leaders talk land in Switzerland
Turkey's increasingly authoritarian ways and aggressive rhetoric does little to inspire confidence among Greek Cypriots. Andrew, and has always been revered by both Orthodox Christian Greek Cypriots and Muslim Turkish Cypriots.
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The helium inside the carbon fibr tanks, on the other hand, is stored at temperatures as low as -452 degrees fahrenheit. Not only was the reusable rocket and its payload lost, the explosion cast doubt on future operations.
Syrian airstrikes on Aleppo amid intense clashes
Islamist rebel group Fateh al-Sham said they had captured Dahiyet al-Assad, a residential district of about a square kilometer. But few did so, and a United Nations plan to evacuate the wounded failed because security could not be guaranteed.
Blue Jackets inflict record loss on Canadiens, win 10-0
Connor Hellebuyck, from the Detroit-area suburb of Commerce Township, stopped 30 shots. "I think we were more happy than he was". The Montreal Canadiens were thumped 10-0 by the Columbus Blue Jackets Friday to match the worst loss in their 107-year history.