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Armless crucifix, Lou Reed, moon rocks: News from around our 50 states

Alabama teen brings home gold in Special Olympics, Florida lawmaker looks to move state capital, and more            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu ready for worlds

SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu says he has recovered sufficiently from an ankle injury and is ready to compete for the title at the world figure skating championships. “I may not be 100 percent recovered but I’m ready for this competition’ Hanyu told a news conference Tuesday, on the eve of […]
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Nowitzki passes Wilt but Pelicans top Mavs 129-125 in OT

DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki passed Wilt Chamberlain for sixth place on the NBA’s career scoring list, but Elfrid Payton had his fifth straight triple-double to help the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Dallas Mavericks 129-125 in overtime Monday night. Payton finished with 19 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds. Dallas rookie Luka Doncic had […]
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Racing Against China, U.S. Reveals Details of $500 Million Supercomputer

Lab officials predict it will be the first American machine to reach a milestone called “exascale” performance, surpassing a quintillion calculations per second.
Tags: News, Artificial Intelligence, Innovation, Supercomputers, Cray, Energy Department, Intel Corporation, Computers and the Internet, Computer Chips, Laboratories and Scientific Equipment, Racing Against China U S Reveals Details


Sen. Joe Manchin Will Be Only Democrat To Vote Against LGBTQ Protection Bill

He said he wouldn't support the Equality Act as written, specifically pointing to provisions for transgender students.
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Elizabeth Warren: Get rid of the Electoral College

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she wants to do away with the Electoral College in an effort to make sure every vote counts.
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Five takeaways from Elizabeth Warren's CNN town hall

Sen. Elizabeth Warren has a plan -- for just about everything.
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Elizabeth Warren Calls For Getting Rid Of The Electoral College

The Massachusetts Democrat endorsed abolishing the Electoral College, the first time she's publicly taken the stance.
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Cyclone Idai: Rescue teams arrive in Mozambique

Rescue teams have arrived in Mozambique where as many as 1,000 people could have died following Cyclone Idai.
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How Ultima Thule Is Like a Sticky, Pull-Apart Pastry

Scientists from the New Horizons mission presented their latest findings about the small distant object visited by the NASA spacecraft at the start of the year.
Tags: News, Research, Nasa, Planets, Solar System, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Ultima Thule, Space and Astronomy, New Horizons (Spacecraft


How Amanda Holden was first choice for Smack The Pony

The Britain's Got Talent judge could have had a much bigger role in the Channel 4 sketch show.
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Smack The Pony: Amanda Holden was first choice for show

The Britain's Got Talent judge could have had a much bigger role in the Channel 4 sketch show.
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First UFC Gym Singapore opens at CityLink Mall

The first fitness gym in Singapore carrying the famous Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) brand was officially opened on Friday evening (16 March) at the CityLink Mall, with the franchise planning to expand to 15 gyms in the Republic in the next 10 years.
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US probing certification of Boeing 737 MAX

Boeing and US aviation regulators are coming under intense scrutiny over the certification of the 737 MAX aircraft after news that two recent crashes share similarities. On March 11, just a day after the Ethiopia crash left 157 dead, a grand jury in Washington issued a subpoena to at least one person involved in the plane's certification, according to a Wall Street Journal article citing people close to the matter. A criminal inquiry is "an entirely new twist," said Scott Hamilton, managing di...
Tags: News, Washington, US, Ethiopia, Boeing, Wall Street Journal, Scott Hamilton, ValuJet, Leeham Company


Women With Twin Brothers Are More Likely to Face Penalties at School and Work

Research shows they might act more like boys when they’re young, struggling in school, but then face sexism when they’re grown.
Tags: News, Research, Discrimination, Twins, Testosterone, Women and Girls, Education (K-12


Leslie Jones Hits Back At ‘Moron’ Trump Over Botched ‘Saturday Night Live’ Slam

The president had suggested investigating late-night comedy for "collusion."
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Legislature sets April 10 as Dolores Huerta Day

OLYMPIA— The Washington Legislature has passed a measure designating April 10 as Dolores Huerta Day. The measure honoring the Mexican-American social activist passed the Senate unanimously Monday as Huerta watched a few feet from the chamber floor. The House passed it on a 62-34 vote earlier this month, and the bill now heads to Gov. […]
Tags: News, Senate, House, Local News, Olympia, Legislature, Huerta, Dolores Huerta, the Washington Legislature, Dolores Huerta Day


NZ PM vows never to say gunman's name

New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has vowed to never use the Christchurch attacker's name.
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NZ PM vows to never utter Christchurch shooter's name

New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has vowed to never use the Christchurch attacker's name.
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Cornerback Alterraun Verner announces retirement

Cornerback Alterraun Verner announced his retirement from football in a post on his instagram account on Monday night. "I want to officially announce my retirement from the NFL," Verner wrote. "I had a great eight-year run. I would not trad
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United States: Rating Agency Developments - March 11, 2019 - Orrick

On March 6, Moody's published a rating methodology for Publicly Managed Airports and Related Issuers.
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Canada: Workplace Accidents: To Give Notice Or Not To Give Notice – That's Only One Of The Questions… - Aird & Berlis LLP

Nobody wants workplace accidents to happen. Businesses want their workers to go home at the end of the day and for their workplaces to stay safe.
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Money Raised for ‘Egg Boy’ Will Be Donated to New Zealand Victims

Will Connolly shot to fame after smashing an egg on an Australian politician who had blamed Muslims for the massacre. A GoFundMe campaign has raised of thousands of dollars
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Lightning clinch Presidents’ Trophy; Canucks win in OT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Steven Stamkos scored his 36th goal of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning clinched the Presidents’ Trophy with a 4-1 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Monday night. The Lightning, who have 116 points, will have home-ice advantage throughout the Stanley Cup playoffs. Stamkos became the franchise leader in goals […]
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Canada: Employers' Dilemma – Did Misconduct At Work Feed The Addiction Or Did The Addiction Blind The Employee To Her Actions? - Aird & Berlis LLP

A recent arbitration case continues to exemplify the difficulty faced by employers who must manage safety-sensitive workplaces and apply strict workplace practices in circumstances where an employee's addiction
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‘This is not us’: Hundreds gather at Redmond mosque to remember the victims of New Zealand shootings

Local Muslim organizations hosted the interfaith prayer vigil and anti-Islamophobia “teach-in” after last week’s mass-shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand, that killed dozens of worshippers.
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‘This is not us’: Hundreds gather at Redmond mosque to remember victims of New Zealand shootings

Local Muslim organizations hosted the interfaith prayer vigil and anti-Islamophobia “teach-in” after last week’s mass-shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand, that killed dozens of worshippers.
Tags: Crime, News, World, New Zealand, Local News, Northwest, Eastside, Redmond, Christchurch New Zealand, Nation & World


Taiwan Independence Backer Challenges Tsai for Presidency

Former Premier Lai Ching-te said in a text message on Monday that he would vie for the Democratic Progressive Party’s backing in the election slated for next year. Lai -- a former mayor of the southern Taiwanese city of Tainan who once described himself as an “independence worker” -- resigned in January, weeks after the party suffered a resounding loss in local elections. “Taiwan is facing a more precarious situation in the face of China’s threats,” Lai said Monday, after submitting his nomina...
Tags: News, China, Taiwan, Dpp, Tainan, Democratic Progressive Party, Lai, Tsai, Lai Ching


Turkey: Kişisel Verileri Koruma Kurulunun Kişisel Veri İhlali Bildirimlerine İlişkin Kararı - Bezen & Partners

Kişisel Verilerin Korunması Kanunu'nun 12'nci maddesi, veri sorumlusu tarafından işlenen kişisel verilerin kanuni olmayan yollarla başkaları tarafından elde edilmesi hâlinde, veri sorumlusunun bu durumu "en kısa sürede" ilgilisine
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National Enquirer paid $200K to Lauren Sanchez's brother for Jeff Bezos texts, report says

Michael Sanchez was reportedly paid $200,000 to leak texts between his sister and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, the Wall Street Journal reports.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Amazon, Usa, News, Jeff Bezos, National Enquirer, Usa Today, Wall Street Journal, Michael Sanchez, Lauren Sánchez



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