Barack Obama has many titles. "I am surprised that he's actually coming".
On Wednesday, Obama did get the prospective juror experience of sitting through a decades-old, 20-minute video in which Lester Holt- now the anchor of NBC Nightly News but back then on local news -explained the ins-and-outs of jury duty.
One group was called and the rest of the 220 jurors - including the 44th president - were dismissed, though Evans added that Obama said he was willing to serve had he been selected.
"The Former president was here at our invitation", Evans said. Like others, Obama is in line to be paid $17.20 a day for jury duty.
Obama is the highest-ranking former public official to be called to jury duty in Chicago.
Former President Barack Obama arrives for jury duty. However people can be dismissed for jury due to economic hardship or if they work full time for the army, emergency services or the U.S. government.
Obama spent the night at his home in Kenwood before leaving for jury duty shortly after 9:30 a.m., in a motorcade of four black SUVs, a marked Chicago police SUV, and a marked Illinois State Police SUV.
According to the company, shoppers purchased more than $1.6 billion worth of Teavana beverages in stores in the past year. He added that the company reset its long-term guidance to "represent performance we can meet or beat in the years ahead".
He added that tribals from Balochistan and Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa provinces played an important role in Shahzadi's rescue. Shahzadi's disappearance once again came to the fore in 2016 when news broke that her brother had committed suicide.
Pakistan has acknowledged that it has some influence with the Taliban , but says it does not control the movement or its leaders. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has arrived in Islamabad for talks with Pakistan's leadership on a wide range of issues.
Oscar-nominated director James Toback has been accused of sexual harassment by 38 women, according to a report in the US. Several women said he inquired about their masturbation history and how they kept their pubic hair.
Next up are the plasma waves , like the roaring ocean surf, captured using the EMFISIS instrument aboard NASA's Van Allen Probes. The compressed signals vary in frequency and time, and feature rising and falling tones similar to Earth's radio emissions.
Salgaoncar was dismissed by the Maharashtra Cricket Association (MCA) and replaced by curator Ramesh Mhamunkar. According to the India Today sources, India vs New Zealand 2nd ODI may not be called off.
A document filed states she was forced into giving him a massage after which he asked to perform oral sex on her. She declined and left, feeling "humiliated and stupid" for having been excited about the meeting, she said.
In 2011, 19 percent of American companies imposed financial penalties on employees who smoke , according to The New York Times . In Japan, while smoking is allowed in restaurants and bars without any designated smoking area, it is banned on the streets.
At Kool Smiles, " Operation Troop Treats " is underway, encouraging kids to donate their candy to then be given to USA troops. Now that Halloween is behind us, some parents may wonder what they should do with their kids leftover candy.
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NYPD Building Case Against Harvey Weinstein
She says she had been drinking and was in no state to have consensual sex. "This is what we're moving forward with", he said. Weinstein has not commented on the latest allegations, but has repeatedly denied accusations of non-consensual sex.
Thornton Police have Walmart shooting suspect in custody
Forty-eight witnesses were taken from the Walmart to a nearby police building where they were questioned and released. The call came into dispatch at 6:10 p.m.to report a shooting inside the Grant Street Walmart location, police said.
Gurriel issued five-game ban, but not in World Series
Darvish termed Gurriel's ugly gesture "disrespectful" but was mostly in a forgiving mood, suggesting it be a learning experience. He was sent to the Dodgers at this year's July 31 trade deadline. "It's just learn from it, and we've got to move forward".
At least 14 dead in Mogadishu attack
Two vehicle bombs exploded Saturday in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, killing unknown numbers of people. The attack comes two weeks after a truck bomb left 358 people dead in the city.
Legendary filmmaker IV Sasi passes away at 69
The director with his characteristic white hat, as actor Jagadeesh recalled, directed over 150 movies in various languages. In that sense, Sasi was the first filmmaker who made stars out of actors, without losing the value for story or craft.