Man bound dog with duct tape, threw it into ditch to freeze, police say

Paul Garcia, 39 of Missouri allegedly wrapped the dachshund's legs and muzzle with electrical and duct tape. He allegedly threw the dog from a stopped vehicle into a ditch.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Some Puget Sound-area schools will remain closed Friday because of snow

Some schools will remain closed Friday because of poor road or sidewalk conditions. Here is where to find the latest information.
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Boys give flowers to every girl in middle school for Valentine's Day

Three boys made sure Valentine's Day was special for every girl at Summit Trail Middle School in Olathe, Kansas. They gave out more than 300 pink carnations.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Canada: Ontario Court Of Appeal Summaries (February 4 – 8, 2019) - Blaney McMurtry LLP

Following are the summaries for this week's civil decisions of the Court of Appeal for Ontario (there were only three substantive decisions).
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Regina King aims to give us all the feels

In one way, we all owe thanks to Sally Field for the wonder that is Regina King.
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Travis Kauffman Is No Chuck Norris, but He Did Kill a Mountain Lion

The runner said the attack by a young cat in North Colorado won’t keep him from returning to the trails. But in the future, he’ll do so with a friend.
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UK: UK Tier 1 Investor Visa Flip Flop Creates Uncertainty Among Potential Candidates - Investment Immigration

February 15, 2019 - The UK government recently suspended its popular Tier 1 Investor visa program, only to revoke the suspension days later. The turnaround raises concerns about how the UK permanent residence by investment program is being operated.
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Australia: Dead driver owes police officer duty - HBA Legal

Negligent drivers who cause an accident owe a duty of care to police officers who attend the accident scene.
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Canada: Losses That Can't Be Quantified May Be Irreparable Harm - Goldman Sloan Nash & Haber LLP

A recent decision of the Ontario Supreme Court of Justice granted an injunction until trial (an interlocutory injunction) in a passing off case.
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United States: How Blockchain Technology Brings Value To Healthcare - Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton

Blockchain applications for healthcare have garnered significant attention recently.
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Worldwide: SIM Swapping Hackers Convicted, Philippines Introduces New Token Offering Regulations - BakerHostetler

Late last week, a 20-year-old college student who stole more than $5 million in cryptocurrency was convicted of "SIM Swapping" or "SIM Hijacking" in Santa Clara County, California.
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Haiti President Jovenel Moise refuses to leave

Jovenel Moise breaks his silence after a week of protests against his rule that have left seven dead.
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Haiti President Jovenel Moise refuses to quit

Jovenel Moise breaks his silence after a week of protests against his rule that have left seven dead.
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Hoeness respects Klopp's Liverpool side

Uli Hoeness was generous in his praise for Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp, despite the two clubs' fierce Champions League rivalry.
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Kashmir car bomb kills 44; India demands Pakistan act against militants

The Pakistan-based Islamist militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) claimed responsibility for the attack. The Indian government accused Pakistan of letting militant groups operate from its soil and called on it to take action. Kashmir is a Muslim-majority region at the heart of decades of hostility between India and Pakistan.
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Runner Recounts How He Used His Foot to Suffocate a Mountain Lion During Attack

He jammed his foot onto the animal's neck and held it there until the cat died
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Asian stocks slip on Wall Street leads as trade talks simmer

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian shares were broadly lower on Friday, tracking a weak Wall Street session as traders awaited the conclusion of U.S.-China talks in Beijing. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 retreated 1.2 percent to 20,886.27 and the Kospi in South Korea tumbled 1.6 percent to 2,189.50. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng gave up 1.5 percent to […]
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Worldwide: Scams, Hacks, And Illicit Financing: Blockchain Threats Continue To Abound - BakerHostetler

British watchdog The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) issued a warning earlier this week, alerting potential investors to the dangers of cryptocurrency scams.
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Huawei ban: Chinese state media claims tourists avoiding New Zealand

Report in Communist party mouthpiece comes amidst strained relationsNew Zealand has become the latest target of a propaganda campaign in China’s state-run media, with the English language Global Times newspaper claiming that tourists are cancelling their holidays in retaliation for the country banning Huawei from being involved in the 5G rollout.In November national telecommunications company Spark was temporarily banned from using Huawei equipment in the rollout after New Zealand’s spy agency w...
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United States: Canadian Exchange Claims Lost ‘Cold Storage' Funds Amid Fraud Allegations - BakerHostetler

On Jan. 31, 2019, Canadian cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX filed for protection in Nova Scotia under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act, which allows companies to restructure in order to avoid bankruptcy.
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United States: Blockchain Capital Markets Initiatives Continue Across The Globe - BakerHostetler

Despite the bear market, some cryptocurrency exchanges continue efforts to expand their offerings.
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Seattle U women lose to Texas Rio Grande Valley in overtime

The Redhawks rallied from nine down in regulation but were hurt by poor free-throw shooting in 74-70 loss.
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Actress Elle Winter Signs With Sony Music’s RED

Actress Elle Winter, whose film credits include “3 Generations” (2015), “Code Red (2016)” and “The After Party” (2018), has signed with Sony Music’s RED MUSIC. The 19-year-old and New York City native will release her debut album this year. She’s managed by former Republic Records executive David Nathan and booked by CAA music touring, acting and […]
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Tony Mokbel: prisoners accused of stabbing convicted drug lord fear for safety

Two young inmates have been charged with attempted murder of Mokbel, who is still in a serious conditionTwo young men accused of the jail-yard stabbing of convicted drug lord Tony Mokbel fear for their safety, with lawyers citing “high tension” at the prison.Mokbel, 53, remains in a serious condition in Royal Melbourne Hospital after he was stabbed at Barwon Prison in an attack that allegedly involved makeshift knives. Continue reading...
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Chuha lifts New Mexico St. over Utah Valley 84-77

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Eli Chuha had a season-high 21 points plus 10 rebounds as New Mexico State extended its winning streak to 10 games, beating Utah Valley 84-77 on Thursday night. JoJo Zamora had 17 points for New Mexico State (21-4, 10-1 Western Athletic Conference). Trevelin Queen added 13 points. Clayton Henry had […]
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Frey carries Montana St. over Idaho St. 84-76

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Harald Frey had 21 points and Keljin Blevins added 20 to help Montana State got past Idaho State 84-76 on Thursday night. Ladan Ricketts scored 18 for Montana State (12-12, 9-5 Big Sky Conference), which won its fourth straight game. Tyler Hall added 17 points. Brandon Boyd had 22 points for […]
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United States: Blockchain Pilots For Supply Chain And Land Titles, Improved Analytics, And Decentralization - BakerHostetler

Earlier this week IBM announced the completion of a shipment tracking trial that recorded the bill of lading on a blockchain.
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‘The Blacklist’ EP Sues for Wrongful Termination

A former executive producer of the NBC show “The Blacklist” has filed suit against Sony, alleging he was fired after being wrongfully blamed for a workplace scuffle. Michael Watkins is a veteran TV director and cinematographer. He was an executive producer for several seasons of “The Blacklist,” the NBC crime show starring James Spader. According […]
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Death toll in deadliest car bombing in Kashmir climbs to 41

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Security officials say the death toll from a car bombing in Indian-controlled Kashmir has climbed to 41 after rebels fighting against Indian rule struck a paramilitary convoy in the single deadliest attack in the divided region’s volatile history. India’s paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force spokesman Sanjay Sharma said Friday that at […]
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