Elon Musk's Boring Company set to unveil its first Los Angeles-area tunnel

The Boring Company, Elon Musk's underground transit venture, planned an unveiling of its first tunnel on Tuesday, two years after the billionaire entrepreneur complained about Los Angeles traffic and vowed to "just start digging" as a remedy. The tunnel, an initial proof-of-concept, has been excavated along a path that runs not through Los Angeles but beneath the tiny adjacent municipality of Hawthorne, where Musk's Boring Company and his SpaceX rocket firm are both headquartered. The Boring C...
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Donald Trump must sell Tim Tebow autographed Denver Broncos helmet

Among the assets that the Donald J. Trump Foundation must sell is a Tim Tebow-signed Denver Broncos helmet.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Nuggets win 7th straight at home by beating Mavs 126-118

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic had 32 points and 16 rebounds, Jamal Murray dished out a career-high 15 assists and the Denver Nuggets extended their home winning streak to seven games by beating the Dallas Mavericks 126-118 on Tuesday night. At 21-9, the Nuggets matched the 1976-77 squad for the best start through 30 games […]
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Elon Musk bores tunnel to revolutionize city driving

Elon Musk on Tuesday took a break from futuristic electric cars and private space travel to unveil a low-cost tunnel he sees as a godsend for city traffic. The billionaire behind Tesla and SpaceX late Tuesday put the spotlight on the a 1.14 mile (1.8 kilometer) tunnel created by his Boring Company for about $10 million. The sample tunnel is part of Musk's vision to have an underground network that cars, preferably Teslas, can be lowered to by lifts then slotted into tracks and propelled along ...
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Blind Amphibian That Buries Its Head In The Sand Named After Trump

The creature has been named in recognition of the president's attitude toward climate change.
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European Union: Brexhaustion: IP Rights And Exhaustion Post-Brexit - Arnold & Porter

On 28 November 2018, the UK Government published draft secondary legislation changing UK intellectual property law relating to exhaustion of IP rights to deal with Brexit.
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Georgia QB Justin Fields has officially begun transfer process, report says

Bulldogs quarterback Justin Fields is officially in the NCAA's student-athlete transfer portal, according to multiple reports.
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Australia: New national modern slavery laws and legal challenge for government tenders at the top of the agenda - Holding Redlich

Both public and private organisations must now be more acutely aware of the consequences of their procurement choices.
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UK: The Impact Of Data Protection On Children - Squire Patton Boggs LLP

Many readers may be reading this blog when a notification from their fitness tracker pops up instructing them to stand up.
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United States: U.S. Immigration Policy And Procedural Changes Impacting Foreign Students (Video) - Carlton Fields

This presentation is a three-part series on the procedural and policy changes issued by the various U.S. agencies governing legal immigration
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'Saving yuletide' for lonely cats

'Cat in a Flat' is a website service set up to help lonely cats over Christmas meet lonely sitters.
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New website aims to save Christmas for lonely cats

'Cat in a Flat' is a website service set up to help lonely cats over Christmas meet lonely sitters.
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United States: The WOTUS Rule And The Purpose Of The Clean Water Act - Foley Hoag LLP

A lot of proverbial ink has been spilled regarding the Trump administration's proposal to amend the definition of "waters of the United States" under the Clean Water Act.
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Australia: Data & privacy acronym of the year: GDPR. Will it last through 2019? - Holding Redlich

The extraterritorial reach of the General Data Protection Regulation puts privacy on the business roadmap in Australia.
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Witness describes meeting El Chapo, and the naked man chained nearby

A key informant in the case against Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman testified in federal court on Tuesday, highlighting his meetings with the reputed cartel boss and the bloody drug war that drove him to cooperate with investigators.
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Canada: The Press Freedom Paradox In R. v. Vice Media: The Supreme Court Of Canada's Review Of Press Freedoms Versus The Investigative Powers Of Police - Aird & Berlis LLP

On November 30, 2018, the Supreme Court of Canada rendered its decision in R. v. Vice Media Canada Inc., a case many describe as pitting press freedoms against the investigative powers of police
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Lehner stops 35 shots, Islanders beat Coyotes 3-1

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — New York Islanders were a step slow and gave up an early goal — not the best way to start the second game of a back-to-back. Once the Islanders scored, they started buzzing and rolled to their second win in two nights. Robin Lehner stopped 35 shots, Anthony Beauvillier scored his […]
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Women are sending love letters to convicted killer Chris Watts

Chris Watts, who's serving life in prison for the murder of his pregnant wife and two young daughters, is receiving love letters and photos from women.
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It’s Showtime for Elon Musk’s Tunnel, With a Long Way to Go

With revisions to the initial concept, a subterranean transport system provides a one-mile ride under a Los Angeles suburb. (In a Tesla.)
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Australia: Crackdown on Australian Consumer Law breaches and unfair contract terms gathers steam - Holding Redlich

Since 2017, when the ACCC announced that UCT was one of the top priorities, there has been some real action in this area.
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Bahrain: Impacts Of Bahrain VAT Implementation On Neighbouring Nations - STA Law Firm

The GCC countries, through the GCC Common VAT Agreement, have agreed to introduce VAT within their systems.
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Must-See: Larry Nance Jr. tips in buzzer-beater

Off the Rodney Hood miss, Larry Nance Jr. hits the game-winning tip-in as the Cavaliers get the win over the Pacers.
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Rappers and songwriters: Is it OK to get help writing songs?

Drake, Jay-Z and Kanye have all been accused of using ghostwriters, but is it acceptable?
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Derby pub's 'sign-a-long' for boy with Down's syndrome

Regulars have learned Makaton sign language to perform five-year-old Oliver Callis's favourite song.
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Australia: A time of transition for the construction industry in Queensland - Holding Redlich

2018 has been a year of transition for construction and infrastructure, with anticipated continuation of reform in 2019.
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Analyst: Flynn could do more damage than Cohen

Retired Army Lieutenant Colonel Ralph Peters tells CNN's John Berman that President Trump might be going easy on his former national security adviser Michael Flynn in comparison to his former personal attorney Michael Cohen because Flynn could have more damaging information.
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Manek scores 18, helps Oklahoma hold off Creighton 83-70

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Brady Manek matched a season-high with 18 points, and Oklahoma defeated Creighton 83-70 on Tuesday night. Christian James had his fourth straight double-double with 14 points and 12 rebounds, Kristian Doolittle and Rashard Odomes registered season highs with 13 points and Miles Reynolds also scored 13 for the Sooners (10-1). Oklahoma’s […]
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Harrell scores 24 to help Denver beat Montana State 76-64

DENVER (AP) — Senior Ronnie Harrell Jr. hit 6 of 9 from 3-point range and finished with a career-high 24 points to help Denver beat Montana State 76-64 on Tuesday night. Tory Stewart-Miller added 11 points and Ade Murkey had 11 points and five assists for Denver (5-8). Harrell hit two 3-pointers and Murkey added […]
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Burnell leads Jacksonville State past North Alabama, 64-50

JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Jason Burnell had 19 points and nine rebounds and Marlon Hunter scored 15 to help Jacksonville State beat North Alabama 64-50 on Tuesday night. Burnell made 9 of 11 free throws and had two blocks and two steals. Ty Hudson added 11 points for the Gamecocks (7-4), who won 76-65 at […]
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