Guy’s big shots finish No. 4 Virginia’s rally over No. 8 UNC

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Kyle Guy scored 20 points, including back-to-back 3-pointers in the final two minutes, to help No. 4 Virginia beat No. 8 North Carolina 69-61 on Monday night. De’Andre Hunter also had 20 points for the Cavaliers (21-2, 9-2 Atlantic Coast Conference), who played with veteran poise down the stretch after […]
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Dotson scores 25 as No. 14 Kansas wins 82-77 in OT at TCU

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Devon Dotson scored 25 points, including six free throws in the final 40 seconds of overtime, and No. 14 Kansas beat TCU 82-77 on Monday night for its second win in a row while starting four freshmen. After blowing a 12-point lead in the second half, the Jayhawks (19-6, 8-4 […]
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United States: US Treasury Leadership Gives Direction To The OECD Digital Tax Project In January 29 Note - Womble Bond Dickinson

With the release January 29, 2019 of an important tax policy note (the "Note"), the OECD has introduced greater direction for its BEPS mandate to introduce proposals to address the tax challenges of the "digitalization" of the economy.
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United States: $15 Minimum Wage Becomes Law In New Jersey - Fisher Phillips LLP

New Jersey has joined the ranks of California, New York, Massachusetts, and Washington D.C. in adopting legislation that will gradually increase the state's minimum wage to $15 an hour for most employees.
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Thai polls regulator heeds king, blocks princess' candidacy

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's Election Commission on Monday disqualified the sister of the country's king from becoming a candidate for prime minister in next month's general election, saying all royals have to be above politics and the monarchy must remain politically neutral.
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United States: Get Ready! Michigan's Paid Medical Leave Act Will Be Here Before You Know It - Fisher Phillips LLP

In one of his last acts in office, former Governor Rick Snyder signed Michigan's Paid Medical Leave Act into law, which will for the first time require employers in the state to provide paid sick leave to their workforces.
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United States: President Trump Issues Another Executive Order In Pursuit Of Buy American Initiative - Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Since taking office in 2017, President Trump has made no secret of his "Buy American, Hire American" initiative.
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Lions not ruling out selecting QB with pick eight, says GM

The Detroit Lions are open to picking a quarterback in the first round of the NFL Draft. The Lions hold the number eight selection in the draft and general manager Bob Quinn said Monday the team are not ruling out selecting a signal caller, despite having veteran Matthew Stafford on their roster. "In previous years, at least my last couple years here, we've drafted anywhere from 16 to 22, I believe," Quinn said, via The Detroit News.
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Penguins' Malkin ejected after swinging stick at head of Flyers' Raffl

This is a no-no. And Evgeni Malkin will have to answer for his stick-swinging antics. The Pittsburgh Penguins forward let his emotions get the best of him and it could cost him more than just the match penalty he received in Monday's 4-1 win against the Philadelphia Flyers. Pittsburgh's Evgeni Malkin will have a hearing Tuesday for High-sticking/Slashing Philadelphia's Michael Raffl.
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Five takeaways from Trump's El Paso rally on border wall, shutdown talks

President Trump held his first rally of the year Monday, using the backdrop of El Paso, Texas, to make a case for his controversial border wall.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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United States: CMS Proposes Changes To Medicare Advantage Program For CY 2020 - Mintz

CMS recently proposed several important changes for the Medicare Advantage ("MA") program that relate to payment, benefit design, and new actions to combat the opioid crisis.
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Monty Python Legend Eric Idle Mocks Trump’s Wall With An Idea From ‘Holy Grail’

Here's a border solution maybe everyone can live with.
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United States: Complicating Simplicity: Ninth Circuit Requires Separate Stand-Alone Documents For Employment Background Checks - Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton

Albert Einstein believed "Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler." The Ninth Circuit seems to agree.
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McKnight leads Arkansas-Pine Bluff over Alabama A&M 69-60

NORMAL, Ala. (AP) — Martaveous McKnight had 24 points as Arkansas-Pine Bluff topped Alabama A&M 69-60 on Monday night. McKnight shot 9 for 10 from the line. Artavious McDyess had 13 points for Arkansas-Pine Bluff (9-15, 6-5 Southwestern Athletic Conference). Terrance Banyard added 11 points and seven rebounds. Shaun Doss had 11 points for the […]
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Cayman Islands: Proof Of Debt Appeals: The Court's Approach To A Challenge To An Official Liquidator's Adjudication - Walkers

In a recent case before the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands, Walkers successfully acted for the Joint Official Liquidators of China Branding Group Limited (in Official Liquidation) (the "JOLs") in respect of a creditor's appeal against the JOLs' partial rejection of his proof of debt claim.
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Ross carries Alabama St over Mississippi Valley St 82-59

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Jacoby Ross had 17 points to lead five Alabama State players in double figures as the Hornets romped past Mississippi Valley State 82-59 on Monday night. AJ Farrar added 16 points for the Hornets. Leon Daniels chipped in 10, Kevin Holston scored 10 and Reginald Gee had 10. Farrar also had […]
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United States: Prosecution Pointer 161 - Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP

The WIPO website furnishes an index of closed dates for patent offices around the world.
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Canada: The Ropes Recap: Mergers & Acquisitions Law News - Stikeman Elliott LLP

The OSC has established a burden reduction task force that indicates it will focus on enhancing competitiveness for market participants by reducing their regulatory burden.
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Nightly Notable: Paul George | Feb. 11

Paul George exploded for a 47 point, 12 rebound, 10 assist triple-double as the Thunder got the win over Portland.
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The US is stepping up pressure on Europe to ditch Huawei

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned European countries on Monday that using technology from Huawei could hurt their relationship with the United States.
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Anti-communist guerrilla who became Afghan president dies

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Sibghatullah Mujadidi, who was Afghanistan’s first president following the withdrawal of invading Soviet troops from Afghanistan and the collapse in 1992 of Kabul’s pro-communist government, has died. He was 93. His former spokesman Sharif Yusufi says Mujadidi died overnight Tuesday in the Afghan capital. During the 10-year invasion by the former […]
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Brazil: Resolução n. 2.227/18 do Conselho Federal de Medicina (CFM) regulamenta a Telemedicina no Brasil - Veirano e Advogados Associados

Foi publicada hoje (6.2.2019) a Resolução do Conselho Federal de Medicina (CFM) n. 2.227/18, que regulamenta de modo mais amplo a realização de consultas e procedimentos médicos à distância com o uso da tecnologia.
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Police: 17 killed in fire at New Delhi hotel, 4 others hurt

NEW DELHI (AP) — Seventeen people died in a fire early Tuesday at a hotel in western New Delhi, police said. At least four others were injured in the fire at the Arpit Palace Hotel, Deputy Police Commissioner Mandeep Singh Randhawa said. The medical conditions of the injured were not immediately known. The hotel is […]
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UK: High Court Orders Tesco To Disclose SFO Documents In S.90A FSMA Shareholder Class Action - Herbert Smith Freehills

The High Court has ordered Tesco to disclose, in civil proceedings brought by its shareholders under s.90A of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 ("FSMA")
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GAME RECAP: Rockets 120 , Mavericks 104

James Harden scores 31 as the Rockets get the win over the Mavericks, 120-104.
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Chance The Rapper Reveals New Album Out “In Jooly”

The follow-up to Coloring Book is coming.
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Ireland: CBI Brexit Update On Location Requirement For Directors And Designated Persons - Maples Group

The Central Bank of Ireland has issued a Notice of Intention in relation to the location requirement for directors and designated persons of Irish UCITS management companies and AIFMs (the "Notice").
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Bermuda: Tracey Spevack To Head Conyers Corporate Services - Conyers Dill & Pearman

Mrs Spevack will be responsible for providing leadership, direction and management and overseeing the day-to-day operations of the business.
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