Kadri, Kapanen score 22 seconds apart as Leafs beat Avs 5-2

DENVER (AP) — Nazem Kadri and Kasperi Kapanen scored power-play goals 22 seconds apart in the second period, Frederik Andersen stopped 34 shots and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat Colorado 5-2 on Tuesday night, extending the Avalanche’s winless streak to eight games. Kapanen and Kadri finished with two goals, while Auston Matthews added a goal […]
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Politician's accuser speaks about issue of sexual assault

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — On Tuesday night, college professor Vanessa Tyson avoided talking directly about her accusation that Virginia's lieutenant governor sexually assaulted her, but she wasn't shy about publicly discussing her research and thoughts on the growing number of women reporting abuse.
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Trump says not 'happy' with border deal but shutdown unlikely

President Donald Trump indicated Tuesday that he will walk back his threat to shut the government even if he does not get all the money he has demanded for building a wall along the US-Mexican border. Although Trump left enough wiggle room to keep the country guessing, he appeared to be edging toward accepting a deal struck in Congress that would give him significantly less money for the much-maligned barrier. "I can't say I'm happy, I can't say I'm thrilled," Trump said.
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Friendly fire kills police detective in New York City; suspect taken into custody

Friendly fire killed a police detective responding to a reported gunpoint robbery at a New York City cellphone store Tuesday night.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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California governor names new leaders on water, education

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom named new leaders Tuesday to top posts in water, transportation and education policy, his latest moves to set the state government on a fresh path during his first months in office. It’s typical for new governors to shake up key posts even when the transfer of power […]
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No. 2 Duke rallies from 23 down, beats No. 16 Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Cam Reddish made a tying 3-pointer with 1:28 left and the go-ahead free throws with 14 seconds remaining, helping No. 2 Duke overcome a 23-point second-half deficit to beat No. 16 Louisville 71-69 on Tuesday night. After making 2 of 17 shots to open the second half, the Blue Devils (22-2, […]
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'NCIS' recap: Bishop and Ziva prove Gibbs' rules were meant to be broken

Agent Bishop follows her predecessor's lead, ignores Gibbs' rule about not getting personally involved in one of her old cases and proves that's not such a bad thing.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Cyprus: Registered Alternative Investment Funds - An Overview - Patrikios Pavlou & Associates

Cyprus is fast becoming an international fund hub and a well-respected player in both the European and international fund industries.
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Stateless man's court challenge to Australia's indefinite detention goes ahead

Plaintiff’s lawyers wanted to suspend case after argument about his identity came unstuck in Canberra high court A high court case seeking to challenge indefinite detention will continue despite attempts by the plaintiff’s lawyers to have it referred back to a single judge after their arguments on his statelessness appeared to come unstuck under questioning.The case was brought on behalf of an allegedly stateless man, referred to in court as plaintiff M47, who has been held in immigration detent...
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Westminster Dog Show: King Continues Terriers’ Reign

King, a wire fox terrier, was named Best in Show at the 143rd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, marking the 15th win for that breed.
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Canada: Of Droughts And Flooding Rains: Hayne's Final Report And Lending To Agricultural Enterprises - Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

Twenty-one per cent of the public submissions to the Hayne Royal Commission relating to agricultural lending raised concerns about practices involving the valuation of agricultural land and enforcement action taken following default.
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Thai party fighting for survival after gaffe with princess

BANGKOK (AP) — The Thai political party that took the unprecedented and ultimately unsuccessful step of nominating a princess as its candidate for prime minister is fighting against moves to dissolve it. The Thai Raksa Chart Party on Wednesday appealed for the Election Commission to hear its defense after unconfirmed reports circulated that the state […]
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United States: Compliance Risk Alert: Opioid Warning Letters Issued By The U.S. Department Of Justice Target Prescribers - Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton

U.S. Attorney's Offices ("USAOs") across the country are issuing warning letters to physicians and other prescribers (collectively, "Prescribers") cautioning them about their opioid prescribing
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First photographs of rare African black leopard captured in more than a century

Images were taken by British wildlife photographer, Will Burrard-Lucas, in Laikipia Wilderness Camp in KenyaThe wild African black leopard has been the stuff of legend and campfire story for decades.The animal – whose coat is sooty black as a result of melanism, the opposite of albinism – is extremely rare. Continue reading...
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First photograph of rare African black leopard captured in more than a century

Images were taken by British wildlife photographer, Will Burrard-Lucas, in Laikipia Wilderness Camp in KenyaThe wild African black leopard has been the stuff of legend and campfire story for decades.The animal – whose coat is sooty black as a result of melanism, the opposite of albinism – is extremely rare. Continue reading...
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India: Amendment By Other Authorities - Singh & Associates

The Reserve Bank of India vide its circular dated 07.02.2019 (A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 18) has relaxed the applicability of External Commercial Borrowing guidelines in respect to borrowing to be arranged by
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Tilmon helps Missouri hold off Arkansas 79-78

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri locked down on the final defensive possession and squeaked by Arkansas 79-78 Tuesday night. The Tigers were up three points with 17 seconds remaining when Arkansas’ Daniel Gafford threw down an alley-oop dunk from Jalen Harris. On the ensuing inbound play, Missouri’s Xavier Pinson committed a push-off foul to give […]
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Ted Cruz says billions in assets tied to 'El Chapo' should fund the border wall

Sen. Ted Cruz said Tuesday that billions of dollars in assets connected to convicted drug lord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán should be used to build a border wall with Mexico. His idea has previously been criticized as impractical.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Yoga studio gunman planned 'horrific event' for months, police say

Police has released documents detailing their investigation into the Nov. 2 shooting at a yoga studio that left two people dead and five injured.            [Author: Tallahassee Democrat]
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Hayward leads Celtics to 3rd straight win over 76ers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Gordon Hayward scored 26 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:50 remaining, and the Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers 112-109 on Tuesday night. Al Horford had 23 points and Jayson Tatum scored 20 and grabbed 10 rebounds to help the Celtics continued their dominance over the Sixers. Playing without All-Star point […]
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United States: Former NLRB Chairman Pearce Withdraws From Consideration For Open Board Seat (US) - Squire Patton Boggs LLP

Former National Labor Relations Board ("NLRB" or "Board") two-term Chairman and Member Mark Gaston Pearce announced on February 6, 2019 that he would not seek renomination to the Board.
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India: Circulars Issued - Singh & Associates

IBBI issued a circular on 17 October, 2018 directing that with effect from 1 February, 2019, no Insolvency Professional shall appoint a person other than a Registered Valuer to conduct any valuation under the Code or any of the regulations made thereunder.
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United States: California Legislature Cuts Consumer Product Companies Some Slack With New Packaging Law - Morrison & Foerster LLP

On January 1 of this year, California's food and consumer product companies got some welcome relief from the onerous provisions of California's ‘slack-fill' law, Cal. Bus. & Prof. Code § 12606.
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India: Other Amendments - Singh & Associates

In August 2018, many new changes were introduced in the Code
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Your Favorite Dog Breed Did Not Win Westminster. Here’s Why.

They get big cheers when they enter the ring, but some of the most popular dog breeds in America never win the Westminster Dog Show.
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Cardinals have no choice but to prop up Josh Rosen

On the surface, it makes no sense for any team to publicly limit its draft options. For teams with a young potential franchise quarterback in place, it makes plenty of sense to throw water on speculation that the young potential franchise quarterback could be supplanted by another young potential franchise quarterback. And so the Arizona Cardinals, amid speculation fueled by their new head coach's stated interest in making Kyler Murray the first pick in the draft from weeks before he became...
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United States: Congressional Research Service Analyzes Sanctions Against Iran - Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

The Congressional Research Service ("CRS") analyzed U.S. and international sanctions against Iran. In the report, CRS "tracks implementation of U.S. laws
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United States: OCC Appoints New Senior Deputy Comptroller For Bank Supervision Policy - Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency ("OCC") appointed Grovetta Gardineer to Senior Deputy Comptroller for Bank Supervision Policy.
Tags: News, United States, OCC, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency OCC, Taft LLP, Bank Supervision Policy Cadwalader Wickersham, Grovetta Gardineer

United States: Second Verse, Same As The First: Ninth Circuit Weighs In Again On Background Check Disclosures, Raising The Compliance Bar Even Higher - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart

he disclosure requirement of the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) remains one of the most contentious and expensive litigation areas for employers.
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