Zevi 1 , fig. The special status that Ostia now had can be deduced from the use of marble, that was still exceptional. Marble was also used for the decoration of the tomb of Agrippa’s collaborator Poplicola. It is not clear when the Forum, the central square, was laid out, but during the reign of Augustus, at the end of the first century BC, two temples were built at its north side, possibly a Capitolium and a Temple of Jupiter. An aqueduct was built. Claudius AD sent urban cohorts to Ostia to fight fires. During the reign of Vespasian AD the city wall was changed to an aqueduct, taking water to the southern part of the city. Under Domitian AD the level of Ostia was raised c. During his reign or a little later the present meeting hall of the town council and the main basilica were built to the west of the Forum.
Sacramento Bureau Chief Oct 28, In 48 elections for statewide constitutional offices since , GOP candidates have won only 10 times — half of those in alone. All told, they are the most underfunded group of party hopefuls for those California posts in more than two decades.
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AP Meanwhile a Trump Republican loyalist, Devin Nunes, who was sidelined by an ethics inquiry from leading the House Intelligence Committee’s Russia probe, is reasserting the full authority of his position as chairman just as the GOP appears poised to challenge Mueller’s investigation. Since clearing his name, Nunes has stepped up his attacks on Mueller’s team and the law enforcement agencies around it, including convening a group of Intelligence Committee Republicans to draft a likely report on “corruption” among the investigators working for the special counsel.
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Jeanne d’Arc of China: This snippet is for sons and daughters of China! Teenager girl Xun Guan breaking out of the Wancheng city to borrow the relief troops in the late Western Jinn dynasty; Liu-Shao-shi riding into the barbarian army to rescue her husband in the late Western Jinn dynasty; teenager girl Shen Yunying breaking into Zhang Xianzhong’s rebels on the horseback to avenge on father’s death in the late Ming dynasty.
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Mar 29, · Will Trump And Guns Be Enough To Unseat An Endangered House Republican? Colorado Rep. Mike Coffman is one of the GOP’s most battle-tested incumbents.
So it was a surprise that somehow between Three hunting rifles had been taken off of the wall along with a video camera and tripod, and of course, the purse. The next night my dad took my place on the couch with his handgun in case anyone decided to come back. We used all of my babysitting cash to re-key the locks. But this story demonstrates many points: I grew up around guns that were never locked up , the hunting rifles made it somewhere into the wide world to be used for who knows what, and that we are a violent society.
The cops were surprised I was still alive and unharmed. Not many years later, when my brother was five and a half, he was given his first gun for Christmas.
Nothing like a racially charged attack ad to try to jolt what has been a relatively sleepy campaign to succeed Gov. Kim Guadagno, 58, whose campaign launched the TV ad last week. And because 75 percent of registered Republicans in New Jersey view President Trump favorably , Guadagno is gambling that her hard-line message on immigration will turn out a GOP base that has largely abandoned Christie.
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Enlarge this image U. Coffman has survived multiple tough re-election campaigns in part due to his outreach to various immigrant communities in his district. I’ve given more money than I ever thought I would do,” said David Frieder, a retiree who attended Saturday’s gun march in downtown Denver. Frieder is holding a protest sign that attacks Colorado politicians who have taken contributions from the National Rifle Association.
Among them is his congressman, Republican Mike Coffman. Frieder is exactly the kind of voter — white, suburban, and angry — that Democrats see as critical to picking off enough congressional districts this November to take control of the U. Barack Obama likewise won the suburban Denver district in both the and elections. Despite that Democratic tilt to the district, Coffman has won re-election four times.
President Trump’s unpopularity, and an unusually mobilized Democratic base for a midterm election year, once again put Coffman at the top of Democrats’ target list for
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Two denarius obverses showing alternate indications they were worth 16 asses. By about BC the exact date is unclear the denarius was retariffed to 16 asses, indicated by XVI on the obverse of the denarius. This appears first on the coinage marked L. The re-tariffing is thought to have been a recognition of a relationship that had developed because of decreased as weights, both due to wear of old asses and to decreasing mint weights of newer ones.
This meant that the quinarius was worth eight asses, and the sestertius four asses. The new denarius-to-as ratio lasted for hundreds of years. At about the same time the unit of account changed from asses to sestertii HS.
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In the and general elections, a Republican married to a Republican was about 10 percentage points more likely to vote than the same kind of Republican (e.g., same age, gender, race.
Saturday 29 July The show had been started by men, and would end that way. When the Arizona Senator dropped his thumb at close to 2am, there was an audible gasp in the room. Several people clapped, and were promptly told to stop. But what of the two Republican women who voted no? The ex-Prime Minister of Bangladesh was jailed for five years on corruption charges. Media reports said several buildings were damaged and at least four people were killed and some were injured during the quake.
Teams are trying to rescue people inside the buildings. Some bridges and roads are damaged and the main road to Hualien is closed. More than earthquakes have hit off Taiwan’s east coast in the past three days.