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Donald Trump Border Wall: Texans vow eminent domain fight as historic chapel threatened

Donald Trump is scheduled to visit the border Thursday in McAllen, a city of 143,000 on the river. People who own land along the border between the U.S. and Mexico are readying legal challenges to the Trump administration's expected plan to use eminent domain to seize private property on which to build Trump's fabled Wall. “You could give me a trillion dollars and I wouldn’t take it,” landowner Eloisa Cavazos, who owns property along the Rio Grande river, told the Associated Press. “It’s not ...
Tags: Post, Texas, News, Mexico, Immigration, Racism, Associated Press, Catholic, CBP, Donald Trump, Trump, Georgetown University, Roman Catholic, Rio Grande Valley, Rio Grande, McAllen


United States: President Trump To Designate Joseph Otting As Acting Director Of FHFA - Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Mr. Otting will be Acting Director upon Mr. Watt's departure until a permanent Director is confirmed.
Tags: News, United States, Trump, Watt, Taft LLP, Joseph Otting, Otting, FHFA Cadwalader Wickersham


Williams with 16 points leads Duquesne past Fordham 66-61

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Eric Williams Jr. scored 16 points with 13 rebounds and Duquesne snapped a two-game skid, beating Fordham 66-61 on Wednesday night. Marcus Weathers added 12 points for the Dukes (10-5, 1-1 Atlantic 10 Conference) and Amari Kelly had 11. Duquesne led 31-26 at halftime but Fordham rallied early in the second half […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Atlantic, Williams, Pittsburgh, Duquesne, Dukes, Fordham, Eric Williams Jr, Marcus Weathers, Amari Kelly


Trump Border Wall: Texans vow to fight eminent domain, historic chapel threatened

Donald Trump is scheduled to visit the border Thursday in McAllen, a city of 143,000 on the river. People who own land along the border between the U.S. and Mexico are readying legal challenges to the Trump administration's expected plan to use eminent domain to seize private property on which to build Trump's fabled Wall. “You could give me a trillion dollars and I wouldn’t take it,” landowner Eloisa Cavazos, who owns property along the Rio Grande river, told the Associated Press. “It’s not ...
Tags: Post, Texas, News, Mexico, Immigration, Racism, Associated Press, Catholic, CBP, Donald Trump, Trump, Georgetown University, Roman Catholic, Rio Grande Valley, Rio Grande, McAllen


Canada: Terminations Without Cause With Peter Straszynski - Torkin Manes Legalpoint Video (Video) - Torkin Manes LLP

Peter Straszynski discusses terminations without cause including the difference between "with cause" and "without cause" termination and what an employee is entitled to when terminated without Just Cause.
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French scores 25 points; Saint Louis edges UMass 65-62

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Hasahn French scored a career-high 25 points, Tramaine Isabell Jr. added 17 including two late free throws as Saint Louis held off Massachusetts 65-62 on Wednesday night. The Billikens led by as many as 11 points in the second half, but Luwane Pipkins scored all nine points during a 9-2 surge […]
Tags: News, Massachusetts, Sports, Ap, St Louis, Saint Louis, UMass, Billikens, Luwane Pipkins, Tramaine Isabell Jr


Weiskamp leads Iowa over Northwestern 73-63

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Joe Weiskamp had 19 points, Luka Garza added 16 and Iowa beat Northwestern 73-63 on Wednesday night despite playing without leading scorer Tyler Cook. Isaiah Moss had 12 points for the Hawkeyes (13-3, 2-3), who have won seven of eight. Cook, a 6-9 junior forward, sat out with a sore knee. […]
Tags: Cook, News, Sports, Ap, Iowa, Northwestern, Hawkeyes, Evanston Ill, Luka Garza, Weiskamp, Joe Weiskamp, Tyler Cook Isaiah Moss


Thomas Davis bids emotional farewell to Panthers, vows to keep playing

Thomas Davis delivered an emotional message to Panthers fans after his 14-year run in Carolina came to an end. Thomas Davis will retire as one of the best players to wear a Carolina Panthers uniform. The three-time Pro Bowler and 2015 All-Pro linebacker for Carolina posted an emotional video Wednesday announcing the end of his 14-season run with the Panthers.
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Jason Chaffetz: Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein's departure from the DOJ can't come soon enough

'Fox News @ Night' panel responds to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein's expected departure from the Department of Justice to coincide with the confirmation of William Barr as the next attorney general.
Tags: News, Department Of Justice, Doj, Jason Chaffetz, Rod Rosenstein, William Barr


Government Shutdown 2019: Federal workers brace for no pay, Trump stalks out of meeting with Democrats

The ongoing government shutdown continued to grind on through its 19th day Wednesday, and first paychecks are about to be missed.
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United States: Ransomware: Recommendations For Preparation And Response - Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP

The response to an encryption attack can be very difficult. Encrypted critical data usually places a business in a crisis with no ability – or an extremely limited ability – to conduct basic operations.
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Rod Rosenstein, a Tough-on-Crime Conservative Thrust Into a Political Maelstrom

Mr. Rosenstein was eager to put his stamp on the Justice Department as deputy attorney general. Instead, he was dropped into the Russia inquiry. Now he plans to step down.
Tags: News, Russia, Justice Department, Trump, Whitaker, Barr, Rosenstein, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Rod Rosenstein, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Rod J, Matthew G, William P


Huggins hits 3 in final seconds, Fresno State wins 78-77

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Braxton Huggins poured in a career-high 33 points, and with five seconds left nailed a straightaway 3-pointer after shaking a defender and Fresno State pulled out a 78-77 win over Utah State on Wednesday night. Fresno State (12-3, 3-0 Mountain West) had trailed the entire game until Huggins launched his winning […]
Tags: Business, News, Sports, Ap, Utah State, Fresno State, Huggins, Logan Utah, Braxton Huggins


Congo Says Felix Tshisekedi Won Election, Rebuffing Independent Review

Outside observers said another presidential candidate, Martin Fayulu, was the runaway winner. Mr. Fayulu called the official results an “electoral coup.”
Tags: Elections, News, Congo, Joseph, Kabila, Tshisekedi, Etienne, Politics And Government, Martin Fayulu, Democratic Republic of (Congo-Kinshasa, Felix Tshisekedi, Fayulu, Won Election Rebuffing Independent Review


Ashley Judd's sexual harassment claim against Harvey Weinstein dismissed

Actress Ashley Judd's sexual harassment lawsuit against the Hollywood mogul is rejected by a court.
Tags: Hollywood, News, Harvey Weinstein, Ashley Judd


Cooper takes on Trump's chaotic meeting

CNN's Anderson Cooper looks at President Donald Trump's claim that he could solve the government shutdown in a short meeting with congressional leaders.
Tags: News, Cnn, Stories, Anderson Cooper, Donald Trump, Trump, Cooper


United States: LPTs And Existing Reinsurance Relationships - Squire Patton Boggs LLP

Insurers have been using loss portfolio transfers ("LPTs") for decades for a host of reasons.
Tags: News, United States, Squire Patton Boggs LLP


9-Year-Old Chicago Boy Who Went Missing After School Found Safe

Michael Campbell, a 9-year-old boy from the Englewood neighborhood of Chicago who was reported missing Tuesday night (Jan. 8) after he didn’t return home from school, has been found safe.According to Chicago police, Campbell was last seen at 3 p.m. when classes ended at Harvard Elementary School, which is about a block away from his home. Michael’s mother reported him missing that night at 8:30 p.m. and spoke with reporters, pleading for him to return home safely. “Baby, please, please, please ...
Tags: Kids, News, Children, Abc, Chicago, Jazz, Good News, Michael, Missing Persons, Campbell, Englewood, Vincennes, Michael Campbell, Chris Campbell, Missing Persons Found, Harvard Elementary School


Kohlschreiber, Sandgren reach semifinals at ASB Classic

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — Former champion Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany defeated second-seeded Fabio Fognini 6-3, 6-1 Thursday to reach the semifinals of the ASB Classic in New Zealand. Unseeded Kohlscreiber, who won the tournament in 2008, marked his 12th visit to Auckland with a win over Fognini in only 64 minutes. Fognini called for […]
Tags: News, Germany, Sports, New Zealand, Auckland, Fabio Fognini, Auckland New Zealand, Philipp Kohlschreiber, Fognini, Kohlschreiber Sandgren


Judge Dismisses Ashley Judd’s Sexual Harassment Suit Against Weinstein

The federal judge said the actress' defamation claim could move forward.
Tags: News, Weinstein, Ashley Judd


Brazil: Debêntures são a aposta para ampliar os investimentos - Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados

O plano de voo do novo governo na área de infraestrutura prevê estender as debêntures incentivadas para pessoas jurídicas como forma de aumentar o financiamento privado
Tags: News, Brazil, Kincaid, Mendes Vianna Advogados


Sasnovich, Seppi through to Sydney International semifinals

SYDNEY (AP) — Aliaksandra Sasnovich’s impressive start to the season has continued with a straight-sets win over Timea Bacsinszky to be the first woman through to the Sydney International semifinals. The No. 33-ranked Sasnovich, who made it to the quarterfinals last week in Brisbane, was in control most of the way to beat her Swiss […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Sydney, Brisbane, Aliaksandra Sasnovich, Sasnovich, Timea Bacsinszky, Sasnovich Seppi


Giannis Antetokounmpo whips pass into James Harden's face, gets ball back, assists 3-pointer (video)

Giannis Antetokounmpo and James Harden are battling for MVP. But if Antetokounmpo can do this, call the fight right now. Antetokounmpo pulled the fantastically (and surely accidentally) disrespectful pass-face-pass sequence in the Bucks' 116-109 win over the Rockets tonight.
Tags: News, Sports, Rockets, James Harden, Antetokounmpo, Giannis Antetokounmpo


US apparel firm cuts off Chinese factory in internment camp

A U.S. company that stocks college bookstores with t-shirts and other team apparel has cut ties with a Chinese company that drew workers from an internment camp. Badger Sportswear said in a statement Wednesday that it will no longer work with Hetian Taida Apparel, nor source any goods from the far west Xinjiang region “given […]
Tags: Business, News, US, Nation, Xinjiang, Nation & World, Badger Sportswear, Hetian Taida Apparel


NFL Podcast: Broncos, Browns and Jets make their head coaching hires

Break the glass, it's an emergency Yahoo Sports NFL Podcast. It was a busy Wednesday in the NFL which saw the Cleveland Browns, Denver Broncos and New York Jets all fill the head coaching vacancies within their organization. Yahoo Sports' Terez Paylor and Charles Robinson open this emergency episode reacting to the news that Freddie Kitchens is the new head coach in Cleveland and what that means internally for the chaotic organization.
Tags: News, Denver Broncos, NFL, Cleveland, New York Jets, Yahoo Sports, Charles Robinson, Yahoo Sports NFL, Freddie Kitchens, Terez Paylor, Broncos Browns, Cleveland Browns Denver Broncos


'The sea has come to us:' Syrian refugees hardest hit in 'worst storm' to hit Lebanon

Aid workers in the area say that some 600 refugee families were forced to evacuate their homes, braving rain, sleet and strong winds to find shelter. They trudged through sewage water to get to shelter.
Tags: Cnn, Lebanon


Judd's harassment claims against Weinstein dismissed; defamation suit can go on

Ashley Judd's multi-pronged legal battle against Harvey Weinstein came to a bit of a crossroads on Wednesday.
Tags: News, Harvey Weinstein, Stories, Weinstein, Judd, Ashley Judd


Ashley Judd's harassment claims against Harvey Weinstein are dismissed, but judge says her defamation suit can go on

Ashley Judd's claims of sexual harassment against Harvey Weinstein were dismissed on Wednesday, but the judge ruled Judd could move forward with her defamation case against Weinstein.
Tags: Cnn, Harvey Weinstein, Judd, Ashley Judd


Canada: What The New Speculation And Vacancy Tax Act Means For B.C. Real Estate - Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

British Columbia's Speculation and Vacancy Tax Act (Bill 45) (SVTA) recently received royal assent.
Tags: News, Canada, Columbia, Blake Cassels, Graydon LLP, SVTA



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