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Stoplight shootout in Florida

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The man in the gold Toyota was arrested. Sheriff's deputies are still seeking the suspected second shooter in the silver Lexus, 27-year-old Jonathan James Harris. No one was injured, but some of the 10 to 12 rounds of bullets did lodge themselves in the gold Toyota, which had two small children, ages two and eight, in the back seat. Read More »

Lynyrd Skynyrd Announce Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour

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Friday, Feb. 2 through LiveNation.com, Ticketmaster.com or Charge By Phone at 1-800-745-3000. Joining Lynyrd Skynyrd on the road show will be several guests. "We've been blessed by these great songs and the messages they carry to the fans", Van Zant said in the release. The Rock "N" Roll Hall of Famer announced Thursday that the farewell tour will also feature Kid Rock , Hank Williams Jr ., Bad Company , the Marshall Tucker Band and 38 Special . Read More »

Man Utd defender poised for Aston Villa switch

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Tuanzebe made his United debut in an FA Cup game against Wigan in January of previous year, but has found first-team opportunities hard to come by under Jose Mourinho . Since Bailly was injured, Mourinho was waiting to make a decision on Tuanzebe. "Tuanzebe is a very good player that is not having lots of possibilities to play here", Mourinho said recently. Read More »

Myanmar says it terminated position of USA diplomat Richardson

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Addressing a press conference in a city hotel, chief of the APHR fact-finding mission said it is their [India, China and Russia's] arms and bombs which are being used against Rohingyas. The minister said there are a 47.60km flood control dam and 46 water extraction infrastructures under polders 67/A, 67, 67/B and 68 built by the Bangladesh water development board along the right bank of the Naf river. Read More »

Flu kills at least 46 in SC

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Department of Health and Environmental Control show why you should really, really consider getting that flu shot. That means that 17 people died last week alone, eight more than in the previous week; 9 flu-related deaths were reported between January 7 and January 13, according to DHEC. Read More »

Were The Secret Society FBI Texts Made In Jest?

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The texts gained huge notoriety not just for it's unflattering opinion on Trump presidency but because of Strzok's involvement in the special counsel that was investigating possible Russian collusion of Trump's administration during the 2016 election. Read More »

Tamil Nadu: People cast vote against bus fare hike in Coimbatore

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Senior police officials, who rushed to the spot held talks with the protesting students in a bid to restore the vehicular traffic. William said hike was unjustified, arbitrary and had been made without following procedures. "When people were already suffering due to the GST, demonetisation of currency notes and price hike in other basic commodities, the bus fare hike is totally against the welfare of the public", he commented. Read More »

Ranbir, Sonam, Rajkumar Hirani wrap up Sanjay Dutt biopic

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However, keeping all disputes aside, Sonam finally shot some scenes with Ranbir as director Rajkumar Hirani managed to bring these two stars together for the film. Starring an ensemble cast of Ranbir Kapoor , Anushka Sharma , Sonam Kapoor , Dia Mirza , Manisha Koirala , Paresh Rawal , and Vicky Kaushal amongst others, the film is undoubtedly one of the most awaited flicks of the year. Read More »

'Death warrant' sentence for gymnastics doctor

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Victims and prosecutors embraced at the conclusion of the grueling 16-month case. Before serving the MI sentence, the 54-year-old must first serve a 60-year federal sentence for child pornography crimes. Denhollander's statements to Michigan State University police put the criminal investigation into high gear in 2016. Nassar, who has admitted to molesting multiple girls and women who were under his care, had already been sentenced to 60 years in prison on separate federal child ... Read More »

(COST) Stake Decreased by Cadinha & Co. LLC

Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ: COST ) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, December 14th. It has outperformed by 12.98% the S&P500. Scout Investments Inc increased its stake in Rockwell Automation Inc (ROK) by 16.55% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

No injuries in Port Coquitlam CP Railyard fire

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The city said on Twitter that Lougheed Highway - a major route through the city that divides the north and south sides of town - was closed between Shaughnessy Street and the Oxford Connector. One area he said he would be asking about is the fact CP Rail's foam suppression vehicle is located in Abbotsford. "We do have the diesel tanks on the cars as well that we're concerned for", he said. Read More »

'Positive Vibes' Surrounding Gronkowski's Status For Super Bowl

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As for New England, if the Cowboys can't have Brady, they did, in fact, have Danny Amendola. "Any negative thing or anything that's tried to hinder me, I try to ignore and focus on the positive things that have been going on in this building for the last five years for me". Read More »

And Then There Was One: Last Challenger to Egypt's Sisi Drops Out

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Anan is also accused of committing forgery in the official documents presented for his presidential bid. The Military Prosecution later on Tuesday issued a statement banning media coverage of its investigation into Anan. Other top challengers to drop out include Ahmed Shafiq , a prime minister under former long-serving president Hosni Mubarak , and Mohamed Anwar Sadat, a dissident and nephew of the former president of the same name. Read More »

Trump grants first global TV interview to 'Apprentice' victor Piers Morgan

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In an interview with the Sun past year, Morgan said: "Farage thinks he has a better relationship with Trump than I do, but Trump only follows one Brit on Twitter and it ain't Farage, it's Morgan". 'Please STOP this madness & undo your retweets'. Morgan is expected to ask tough questions as the Mail has been in for the forefront of covering Trump's triumphs as well as his scandals. Read More »

Tough sleeping in England up 73% in three years - new information

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We have already initiated a City Conversation on rough sleeping, and we will be working with our partners, people and organisations with an interest in ending street homelessness to help achieve this vision. Westminster was the worst affected area with 217 people recorded as sleeping rough with Brighton and Hove in second place with 178. "Rough sleeping homeless is now nearly 170-per-cent higher on what it was in 2010, and the Government needs to start thinking about this as a crisis and ... Read More »

Oprah on 2020 presidential run: 'I don't have the DNA for it'

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I don't have the DNA for it" she told the interviewer. "It wouldn't be good for you-it would be good for everyone else". "That's not for me". Trump said he could beat her in the 2020 election. I know her very well... Oprah Winfrey is an icon, so when you dress her up in the season's boldest looks, pure magic ensues. But - and this is a big but - the interview with Brown took place three weeks prior to her historic Golden Globes acceptance speech for the Cecil B. Read More »

Eagles player Chris Long to face former team in Super Bowl

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The last time the NBC carried the game, in 2015, the Patriots defeated the Seattle Seahawks 28-24. It's no secret that we're not (doing) brain surgery on defense. The Jags had everything they needed to get the job done; a great defense and Tom Coughlin. He kneeled on the turf and sobbed after the Eagles beat Minnesota in the NFC championship game. Read More »

Trump 'Looking Forward' To Interview With Mueller

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Russian Federation has denied it. Trump has denied collusion with Russian Federation. He nevertheless directed Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein to draft a letter laying out a different rationale for the firing. The President also slammed Hillary Clinton for not being under oath during her interview with the Federal Bureau of Investigation in 2016 which focused on her use of a private email server during her time as secretary of state. Read More »

Israeli, Palestinian support for two-state solution down since US Jerusalem move

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The majority of Israelis and Palestinians no longer believe that the two-state solution, a Palestinian and Israeli state living side-by-side, is the right resolution to the conflict. Almost twice as many Palestinians said they supported "armed struggle" against Israel compared with an identical survey six months previously, while there was also a fall in support for the two-state solution, the joint Israeli and Palestinian poll found. Read More »

Zainab case to be decided within seven days

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To which, the Advocate General of Punjab replied that a six-member committee has been formed to investigate the allegations following the show. Masood alleged before the judges that the suspect in custody for the murder of Zainab and other children is not "mentally challenged or simpleminded", but rather a "member of an worldwide ring". Read More »

Jeff Sessions Is Interviewed in Mueller's Russia Investigation

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US attorney general Jeff Sessions was interviewed last week as part of the probe into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, the US Justice Department has said. Mueller's investigators have already interviewed former chief of staff Reince Priebus, Jared Kushner and White House Counsel Don McGahn. Two weeks ago, it was reported that Mueller had raised the likelihood with Trump's legal team that his office will seek an interview with the president. Read More »

Cuomo Chief Of Staff Testifies In Federal Corruption Trial Of Former Aide

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Joseph Percoco's disclosure - while FBI agents were in his Westchester County home - shocked Cuomo, the governor's chief of staff, Linda Lacewell, testified in Manhattan Federal Court, recalling a three-way conference call in April 2016. Percoco's lawyers say he arranged to legitimately work with Howe on nonstate matters in 2014, while he was running Cuomo's campaign and not in government, and never agreed to a corrupt quid pro quo. Read More »

US Troubleshooter Quits Rohingya Panel and Rebukes Myanmar's Leader

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The UN has said the expulsion of the Muslim minority, which has long suffered discrimination in Buddhist-majority Myanmar, amounted to a "textbook example of ethnic cleansing ". Suu Kyi's tepid response to the crisis and failure to openly rebuke the military has punctured her reputation as a rights icon in a matter of months. Read More »

Rising exports fuel German arms sales debate

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The SPD vote will be welcomed by investors and Germany's partners who worry that policymaking, both at home and in Europe, may become hamstrung by a political deadlock that is about to enter its fifth month. Germany's centrist "grand coalition" approved sales worth 25.1 billion euros ($30.7 billion) between 2014 and 2017, an increase of 21 percent compared with the previous four years under a more right-leaning government, according to data contained in a government response to the opposition ... Read More »

Boris Johnson Is 'Descendant' Of Mummified Woman Found In Switzerland

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Local historians knew that members of Basel's wealthy families were buried in and around the Barfüsser Church. Details in those records led researchers to suspects that the spot where the body was found was the final resting place of Anna Catharina Bischoff, a Basel gentlewoman who died in 1787. Read More »

European court rejects attempt to launch 25000-person lawsuit against Facebook

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The European Union's top court will rule tomorrow on whether a class action suit can go forward against Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) regarding alleged privacy violations. This has been something of a bugbear for Schrems, who has repeatedly argued that the costs of fighting the battle in Ireland would make it impossible for others to bring similar cases. Read More »

Trump 'Looking Forward' To Mueller's Questions In Russia Probe

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Flynn had previously contended that USA sanctions never came up during his conversations with Kislyak. He said the interview could come within the next three weeks. "I don't know what's the big deal with that". Comey, who was sacked last May, has testified to Congress that while he led the FBI , the president asked him for a pledge of loyalty and asked him to help "lift the cloud" of suspicion surrounding the investigation into Russian interference in the election. Read More »

MOFCOM slams USA tariffs as abuse of trade remedies

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But most solar companies in the U.S. say that's just not true. And he says the 30 percent tariff on foreign panels will drive the cost up for consumers - convincing many not to buy them. The Office of the US Trade Representative (USTR) announced on january 23 that President Trump had given his final approval to a recommendation to impose safeguard tariffs on home washing machines and solar cells and modules manufactured overseas. Read More »

Davos 2018: Trump set to face a mixed welcome

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White House officials said over the weekend that a government shutdown in the United States was unlikely to prevent Trump from making the trip, although the budget director Mick Mulvaney said it was now "in flux". "It tells us there's something wrong with the Europeans", Bolton said. "And then I realized, oh yeah, the reason it's quiet is because Donald Trump is on a plane right now". Read More »

Rob Gronkowski on Patriots' injury report with a concussion

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And if the concussion were to sideline him for the Super Bowl , there's not much depth behind him. Amendola finished the drive with a 9-yard reception for a touchdown. "I have an enormous amount of respect for him and his staff and what he's done and what they have accomplished", Reich said. "For a long time Sunday , things did not look good for the home team. Read More »

Afghanistan knocks New Zealand out, storms into semifinals

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However, the pendulum swung back Afghanistan's way when Azmatullah Omarzai came to the crease with just five overs to go in their innings. Batting first, Afghanistan scored 309/6, with Rahmanullah Gurbaz , Ibrahim Zadran , Bahir Shah and Asmatullah Omarzai sizzling with the bat by scoring half-centuries. Read More »

Mayon Volcano spews more ash, lava, establishes pattern of activity

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Mayon Volcano in Albay province, 330 kilometres south of Manila, has been belching lava fountains and huge ash plumes since Sunday, one week after it started erupting on Jan.13. Sevilla warned of the risk of more powerful eruptions. Tourists, residents and media gathered at vantage points to document the drama at the country's most impressive volcano, which last erupted in 2014. Read More »