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Kings' Dustin Brown fined for hit on Justin Schultz but not suspended

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Brown had an assist in his debut for the Ducks (21-16-9) on Monday at Colorado and saw almost 12½ minutes of action over 19 shifts Wednesday in the team's 5-3 victory over Pittsburgh. "I'm going to close on him, and he stumbles, toe-picks", Brown said. "But I also close in on the play". "Also, closing on the play, at the most it's probably a two, I think". Read More »

What Is Montreal Cognitive Assessment? Trump Aced Mental Health Test, Doctor Says

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CNN chief medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta disputed the health report put forward by White House physician Dr. Ronny Jackson on Tuesday, saying President Donald Trump has " heart disease ". A doctor could even eyeball it and if the patient's waist is bigger than the hips, the risk of premature death is considered much higher for that person than someone whose waist circumference is smaller. Read More »

Shutdown throws White House State of the Union plans into turmoil

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Small business confidence, based on hopes of less red tape, wouldn't have leaped to the highest since Ronald Reagan's first term as president. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., returns to his office as the federal shutdown enters Day 2 amid a partisan blame game on both sides, at the Capitol in Washington , Sunday, Jan. Read More »

Hwy 101 reopens through Santa Barbara County

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Torrential rains triggered the January 9 mudslides, which injured dozens more people and destroyed or damaged hundreds of buildings around the affluent community of Montecito, 137km northwest of Los Angeles. Motorists are advised to be alert for continuing truck traffic in the area and are encouraged to carpool or use alternate forms of transportation including the Pacific Surfliner, which has added rail service. Read More »

Dylan Adams pleads guilty to facilitation of murder in Holly Bobo case

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Adams' brother, Zachary, was convicted this past September of kidnapping, raping and murdering Bobo, who disappeared near her home in rural Parsons, Tenn., in April 2011. Bobo's mother, Karen, was satisfied with the plea deal. The Holly Bobo case has drawn out for some time now. Jason Autry, who is also accused in the case and testified against Zach Adams, has already reached a plea deal in the case. Read More »

Trump eying big 'fine' over China IP theft

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U.S. businesses say they lose hundreds of billions of dollars in technology and millions of jobs to Chinese firms which have stolen ideas and software or forced them to turn over intellectual property as part of the price of doing business in China. Read More »

Congressman Marshall to donate salary during shutdown to Fort Riley

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The funding resolution passed by the U.S. House of Representatives would extend funding for the Children's Health Insurance Program for six years, but not other key programs health centers rely on. Regardless of whether the House figures out how to pass the bill, the Senate would at present need to give its endorsement keeping in mind the end goal to deflect a shutdown early Saturday morning, and no less than nine Democrats are expected to conquer a normal delay. Read More »

Some Filipino expats can still go to Kuwait for work

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He made the remarks after a meeting between Kuwaiti officials and the Philippines' Ambassador to Kuwait Renato Pedro Villa, summoned by the Kuwaiti Foreign Ministry. THE Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) has warned workers against submitting falsified documents in applying for overseas jobs. Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III on Saturday clarified that overseas Filipino workers already holding a plane ticket and an Overseas Employment Certificate (OEC) can still proceed ... Read More »

Trader Alert: Unusual Volume Spotted in Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN)

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Jesse Ro decreased its stake in Wynn Resorts Ltd ( WYNN ) by 20% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The firm has a market capitalization of $19,240.00, a P/E ratio of 49.76 and a beta of 1.73. Exxonmobil Investment Tx invested 0.06% in Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ: WYNN ). (NYSE:BPI). Css Limited Liability Corporation Il has 24,511 shares. Read More »

Greg Olsen named finalist for Walter Payton Man of the Year Award

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All donations are from the NFL Foundation, Nationwide and United Way Worldwide. The HEARTest Yard Fund helps families of babies like T.J., with congenital heart defects. Watt, who missed most of the season with a broken leg, found a way to make an impact in Houston by raising more than $37 million to help the city rebuild from Hurricane Harvey even though his initial fundraising goal wasn't even in the million-dollar range . Read More »

Furloughs Begin as Congress Moves to End Shutdown

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Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell had urged Democrats to end their blocking tactics, saying: "Every day we spend arguing about keeping the lights on is another day we can not spend negotiating DACA or defence spending or any of our other shared priorities". Read More »

Ingalls & Snyder LLC Invests $578000 in Halliburton Company (HAL) Stock

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Summit Financial Wealth Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of Halliburton by 0.8% during the 2nd quarter. The company's P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 219.96 and Forward P/E ratio of 24.44. Suntrust Banks Inc. now owns 131,829 shares of the oilfield services company's stock worth $5,629,000 after purchasing an additional 19,498 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

Traders lack 'an appetite to take action' as USA shutdown runs on

After 24 hours of furious negotiation over plans to consider immigration legislation in the coming weeks, the Senate voted 81-18 to move forward with the continuing resolution, which would fund the government through February 8. Flake said Sunday night he was now a "yes" on the funding bill and it was his hope that six or seven more moderate Democrats would come on board to get the continuing resolution over the finish line - to 60 votes - to end the shutdown. Read More »

Jerusalem Embassy Move Will Happen Next Year, VP Mike Pence Says

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The president's action upended years of USA policy that refrained from declaring Jerusalem the capital as part of peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians, who also claim the city as their capital. "Thanks to the president's leadership, the alliance between our two countries has never been stronger". "We truly consider the European Union as a true partner and friend, and therefore we call its member states to swiftly recognise the state of Palestine and we confirm that there is ... Read More »

Democrats would possibly attempt to prolong shutdown: Mulvaney

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They oppose the bill but they don't really oppose the parts of it", Mulvaney said on " CBS This Morning . Pentagon, FDA to speed up military drug approvals Consumer bureau takes first step to revising payday lending rule MORE on Monday said Democrats' inability to reach an agreement on a government funding measure is an indication of dysfunction within the party. Read More »

Turkey rejects military operation limited to Syria's Afrin

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Washington, meanwhile, has turned to the Syrian Kurds as a proxy force against the Islamic State and a buffer against attempts by the extremists to reclaim territory. "Well, was your timing in Afghanistan clear?" "They have proven their effectiveness", Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told reporters Sunday en route to Southeast Asia. Read More »

The 20 Most Powerful Images from the Women's March 2018

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Some waved signs saying, "You can't fix stupid but you can vote it out", "The president of the U.S. is a racist", and "We're not gonna take it sisters". "Beautiful weather all over our great country, a flawless day for all Women to March", he tweeted . Organisers have hailed it as a new era of political activism, saying they are hoping to keep up the momentum from last year's anti-Trump march, which became one of the biggest mass protests in U.S. Read More »

Palestinian leader appeals to European Union for recognition

Trump is "fully committed to achieving a lasting peace between Israelis and Palestinians", said Pence, adding that "the United States will support a two-state solution" as long as "both sides agree". It was the highest-ranking visit by a United States official to the region since Mr Trump's Jerusalem declaration. Reaction to Pence locally split along Israeli-Palestinian faultlines. Read More »

White House Slams Lindsey Graham for Siding with Illegal Immigrants During Shutdown

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Jeff Sessions, the current US attorney general. " President Trump has expressed a desire to have border security with compassion on immigration". DACA , an Obama-era program that shields certain immigrants brought to the USA illegally as children from deportation, was central to those talks, which did not result in an agreement to stop government shutdown that now stretches into its third day. Read More »

UP cops suspended for not helping dying teens

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Meanwhile, SP City Prabal Pratap Singh said that this incident is serious and strict action will be taken against responsible policemen. "Nobody else has a auto here". In 2016, the Uttar Pradesh government implemented a statewide system of police patrolling through a project called Dial 100 that gave the police more vehicles for prompt action. Read More »

German nurse charged with 97 more murders

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His trial heard how he gave patients overdoses of heart medication and other drugs because he enjoyed the feeling of being able to resuscitate them. Any additional convictions against Hoegel would only affect his possibility of parole, as consecutive sentences are not part of Germany's legal system. Read More »

With 25339 murders in 2017, Mexico suffers record homicide tally

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Mexico saw a total of 25,339 murders last year, official data has shown, after 2017 was already established as a record-breaking year based on killings carried out until November. Guerrero, home to the resort town of Acapulco, had a rate of 64.2. "The violence in Mexico has many causes", he said. Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto faces a hard campaign to keep his Institutional Revolutionary Party in office in July, having pledged to cut down on drug-related violence, but with 40 per ... Read More »

Cardi B Gets Dragged On Social Media For Defending Offset's 'Homophobic' Remarks

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And I'm saying this because I seen him around these...around gays, and he treats them with the same respect he treats everybody. Offset went online to defend himself, apologizing if he offended anybody and stating that he's not homophobic at all, he "loves all people", and his use of the word "queer" was actually supposed invoke the other definition of the word, meaning "weird" or "strange". Read More »

Facebook to skill one million in European Union by 2020

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Through the company's Community Boost EU program, it will work with the smaller businesses as well as startups to aid them in growth and hiring. The internet giant also announced that it will pour an additional €10 million (RM49 million) into artificial intelligence in France by 2022, without saying how much it will invest in the training schemes. Read More »

Pope Francis Apologizes To Sexual Abuse Victims, But Still Backs Bishop

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Francis insisted that to date no one had provided him with evidence that Bishop Juan Barros was complicit in keeping quiet about the perversions of the Rev. "To hear that the pope says to their face, "Bring me a letter with proof, ' is a slap in the face", he said. It's a slap in the face". "I have to apologise", an unusually contrite Pope told reporters aboard the plane returning to Rome from a week-long trip to Chile and Peru, saying that he realised he had "wounded many people who were ... Read More »

Signature campaign over minister's view on Darwin's theory

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Minister of State for Human Resource Development Satyapal Singh on Monday said he stood by his statement that Charles Darwin's theory of evolution was "scientifically wrong", and called for an worldwide debate on the topic, PTI reported. "I absolutely stand by my comment", he said, talking to reporters on the sidelines of a meeting at IIT-Guwahati here, referring to his comments recently that the theory of evolution and natural selection by Darwin was unsubstantiated by evidence and discarded ... Read More »

Jaipur schools get set for Basant Panchami festival dedicated to Goddess Saraswati

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The god of love Kamadeva is also worshipped on this day. " Yellow " is the dominant color of this festival as it signifies the ripening of fruits and crops. I pray that this auspicious occasion makes our society happier and even more harmonious. And last but not the least, our prayer goes: May maa Saraswati bless us all to attain enlightenment through knowledge and rid ourselves of lethargy, sluggishness and ignorance. Read More »

Richemont bids to take full control of Yoox Net-A-Porter Group

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The move comes at a time luxury sales online are booming: in October, consulting firm Bain & Co estimated that online sales of personal luxury goods would represent 25% of total sales by 2020, up from about 9% now. A few companies, such as Swatch Group, have held talks with Amazon.com Inc., the internet behemoth better known for mass-market goods. Richemont Group is the owner of luxury brands such as Cartier, Alfred Dunhill and Chloe . Read More »

You can get a Real ID in California now. What is it?

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Obtaining those documents may save months of waiting for documents when PennDOT begins offering REAL ID-compliant licenses in the spring of 2019, according to the department. REAL ID identification cards cost $30, according to the DMV . Some local lawmakers, however, suggest that collecting those documents and purchasing a passport may still be the better option for many. Read More »

KSA provided over $8bn worth of aid to Yemen

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The kingdom said Monday the coalition it heads in Yemen would also "lead the expansion of additional Yemeni ports" to receive cargo and humanitarian assistance, ensure multiple daily flights of cargo planes carrying aid from Saudi Arabia to Yemen's Marib Province and establish "safe passage corridors" to ensure transportation of aid to nongovernmental organizations operating inside Yemen. Read More »

North Korea to send Winter Olympics delegation to South Korea

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The editorial, published Monday, added: "No South Korean would believe that the nuclear conundrum will be solved if the government stages a "joint hosting" of the Games". Hyon Song-wol, reportedly an ex-girlfriend of leader Kim Jong-un, would be the first North Korean official to visit the South in four years. "The Olympic Games show us what the world could look like, if we were all guided by the Olympic spirit of respect and understanding", Mr Bach said. Read More »

UN Palestinian refugee agency launches fundraising campaign following U.S. aid cut

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UNRWA's commissioner-general Pierre Krahenbuhl on Monday called the decision "abrupt and harmful", during a visit to the Gaza Strip. US State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert on Tuesday announced that Washington chose to freeze $65 million in funding for the United Nations agency, but would provide $60 million to sustain schools and health facilities. Read More »

Gas well catches fire in Oklahoma

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He added that workers are contacting the families of the missing employees. A local emergency manager says crews are allowing a fire to burn out following an explosion at a drilling rig in eastern Oklahoma to avoid spreading contaminants. Read More »

Trust in U.S. government, media, implodes as China's soars

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Edelman said for the first time, the " massive drop in trust " wasn't linked to an economic crisis or catastrophe like the Fukushima nuclear disaster. Edelman's report follows Facebook's decision to tweak its algorithm to favour more personal content rather than news, promoting posts from family and friends ahead of those from businesses, brands and media less prominent. Read More »

Mike Pence brands claims of Donald Trump 'affair' with porn star 'baseless'

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He added that immigrants should be considered on their merits, "regardless of what country they come from or what their race and creed is". A good government group filed complaints against President Trump's campaign charging his lawyer's payment of hush money to a porn star who allegedly had an affair with Trump broke election laws. Read More »