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Today in History for May 2nd

Highlights of this day in history: Nazi Germany's capital Berlin falls in World War II; Artist Leonardo da Vinci dies; Civil War Gen. 'Stonewall' Jackson killed; Nelson Mandela claims victory in South Africa vote; Singer Bing Crosby born. (May 2)            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Germany, Berlin, Ap, South Africa, Nelson Mandela, Jackson, Leonardo da Vinci, Bing Crosby


Hillary Clinton pitches a hypothetical: 'China, if you're listening, why don't you get Trump's tax returns'

Hillary Clinton mocked the conclusions found by special counsel Robert Mueller during a Wednesday night appearance on MSNBC.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, China, Hillary Clinton, Usa Today, Msnbc, Trump, Robert Mueller


Adele breaks silence after split with husband, shows full range of Instagram heartbreak

Adele posted on Instagram for the first time since her split with husband Simon Konecki, showing emotion and inspiration in one post.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Adele, Usa Today, Simon Konecki


Capri Dispatch: Capri Welcomes 2.3 Million Tourists a Year but Wants to Limit the Trash They Leave Behind

Capri has decreed a ban on plastic and would like to limit boat traffic, too, in an effort to control those twin Italian ills: tourism and trash.
Tags: News, Local Government, Plastics, Travel and Vacations, Waste Materials and Disposal, Capri (Italy, Capri Dispatch, Capri Welcomes


Billboard Music Awards 2019: The Best, Worst and Wildest Moments

BTS, Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande and Madonna all performed at the award show
Tags: Music, News, Uncategorized, Madonna, Taylor Swift Ariana Grande, Overnight, Onetime


UK police inquiry call over Huawei leak

Some MPs want a probe to see if the Official Secrets Act was broken, as Williamson denies involvement.
Tags: UK, News, Huawei, Williamson


Gavin Williamson sacking: Police inquiry call over Huawei leak

Some MPs want a probe to see if the Official Secrets Act was broken, as Williamson denies involvement.
Tags: UK, News, Huawei, Williamson, Gavin Williamson


Kevin Colbert: Ben Roethlisberger doesn't have an expiration date

Ben Roethlisberger has come a long way from talking about retiring. Two years after he mused about adopting a year-to-year approach, Roethlisberger has a three-year commitment. “I know he doesn't have an expiration date,” Steelers G.M. Kevin Colbert recently told the #PFTPM podcast.
Tags: News, Pittsburgh Steelers, Ben Roethlisberger, Roethlisberger, Kevin Colbert


UNCC holds vigil on campus one day after deadly shooting

Thousands of UNC Charlotte students attended a vigil Wednesday night in the university's Halton Arena, one day after a shooter gunned down 2 students and injured four others.            [Author: The Greenville News]
Tags: News, UNC Charlotte, UNCC, Greenville News, The Greenville News, Halton Arena


Islanders facing big hole in series filled with close games

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Robin Lehner sat in the locker room, surrounded by reporters and taking the blame for the New York Islanders’ latest playoff loss. His lament: a turnover behind the net that led to the go-ahead goal for the Carolina Hurricanes. “I own that one,” the goaltender said. Yet, that play offered a […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, New York Islanders, Raleigh, Carolina Hurricanes, Robin Lehner


Trump Fan Who Made Racist Death Threats to Obama and Maxine Waters Receives 46-Month Sentence

Stephen J. Taubert said he threatened to kill the former president and the congresswoman because he was upset about “people knocking” President Trump.
Tags: News, Obama, Barack, Maxine, Waters, Race and Ethnicity, Threats and Threatening Messages, Stephen J Taubert


Canada: Minimum CRS Score Edges Down As Canada Crosses 30,000 2019 Express Entry Invitations - Immigration.ca

May 1 , 2019 - The minimum Comprehensive Ranking System score edged down by a point to 450 as Canada crossed 30,000 Invitations to Apply for 2019 in the latest Express Entry draw.
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Luis Robert was 'like a create a player on a video game' according to his Winston-Salem manager

To say Luis Robert did well in Winston-Salem in April would be an understatement. The White Sox outfield prospect was dominant at the plate and also showed off his speed on the base paths and in the field. Justin Jirschele was Robert's manager with the Dash and talked to Jason Benetti and Steve Stone during Wednesday night's White Sox-Orioles broadcast.
Tags: News, Chicago White Sox, Robert, Winston Salem, White Sox, Jason Benetti, Steve Stone, Luis Robert, Justin Jirschele, White Sox Orioles


Yellowstone’s east gate set to open Friday

CODY, Wyo. (AP) — The east gate to Yellowstone National Park is set to open for the season. The Cody Enterprise reports the entrance will be open Friday morning, but motorists can expect delays because of construction and possibly deteriorating weather conditions. The road between Canyon Village and Lake Village also is scheduled to open […]
Tags: News, Northwest, Yellowstone, Yellowstone National Park, Cody Wyo, Cody Enterprise, Canyon Village and Lake Village


United States: Trap For The Unwary: You Still Need To Renew Confidential Treatment Requests Filed Under The Old Rules - Foley Hoag LLP

A confidential treatment order for information redacted from an exhibit is about to expire. Under SEC rules that took effect last week (see our prior blog posts here and here),
Tags: News, United States, SEC, Foley Hoag


European Union: UK Employment Law Round-Up - January 2019 - Dentons

In the recent case of Seahorse Maritime Ltd v. Nautilus International the Court of Appeal considered the meaning of "establishment" in the context of an employer's duty to collectively
Tags: UK, News, Seahorse Maritime Ltd, Nautilus International the Court of Appeal


Cyclone Fani: India begins evacuations as storm moves up coast

Cyclone Fani is moving towards the east coast of India and looks set to make landfall in Orissa state.
Tags: News, India, Orissa, Cyclone Fani


United States: Recent Texas Prosecutions Reveal New Federal Enforcement Tools And Focus On Private Insurance - Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Three cases recently wrapped up in the Northern and Southern Districts of Texas reveal an increased focus on health care fraud committed against private commercial third-party payors,
Tags: News, United States, Northern and Southern Districts of Texas


Clinton: Barr's argument for President being able to fire investigators is 'road to tyranny'

Reacting to Attorney General William Barr's testimony on Wednesday, Hillary Clinton said the notion that the President can fire any prosecutor investigating him if he feels the accusations are false is "the road to tyranny."
Tags: News, Hillary Clinton, Stories, Clinton, Barr, William Barr


Clinton: Barr's argument for the President being able to fire investigators is 'the road to tyranny'

Reacting to Attorney General William Barr's testimony on Wednesday, Hillary Clinton said the notion that the President can fire any prosecutor investigating him if he feels the accusations are false is "the road to tyranny."
Tags: Cnn, Hillary Clinton, Clinton, Barr, William Barr


United States: Impactful Sexual Harassment Bill Passes Illinois Senate - Proskauer Rose LLP

On April 11, 2019, the Illinois state Senate voted to pass Senate Bill 1829, also known as the Workplace Transparency Act (the "Act").
Tags: News, Senate, United States, Illinois, Illinois Senate Proskauer Rose LLP


Indians ace Kluber sidelined by broken right forearm

Cleveland Indians right-hander Corey Kluber is in a cast after he broke his right forearm against the Miami Marlins. Kluber was hit by a line drive off the bat of Brian Anderson in the fifth inning Wednesday, and after a brief visit with a trainer, the Indians' ace left the game. The Indians said the fracture was non-displaced, meaning the bone was still properly aligned.
Tags: News, Cleveland Indians, Indians, Corey Kluber, Kluber, Brian Anderson, Miami Marlins Kluber


Drone delivers lifesaving kidney for transplant patient in world first

A medical facility in Maryland has become the first to use a drone to deliver a kidney for transplant into a patient. The specially built drone is capable of maintaining and monitoring a viable human organ during flight. The post Drone delivers lifesaving kidney for transplant patient in world first appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Maryland, Medical, Trends, Drone, Drone Delivery, Emerging Tech, Delivery Drone, Tech For Change


Drone delivers life-saving kidney for transplant patient in world first

A medical facility in Maryland has become the first to use a drone to deliver a kidney for transplant into a patient. The specially built drone is capable of maintaining and monitoring a viable human organ during flight. The post Drone delivers life-saving kidney for transplant patient in world first appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Maryland, Medical, Trends, Drone, Drone Delivery, Emerging Tech, Delivery Drone


Canada: The Alberta Court Of Appeal Denies Leave To Appeal The AUC's Decision In The Electricity Line Loss Saga - Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

One of the Alberta electricity generation line loss proceedings took place shortly before the 2018 winter holidays. We have previously covered aspects of the line loss
Tags: News, Canada, Alberta, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP


The Latest: NC university remembers slain students at vigil

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a fatal shooting at a North Carolina university (all times local):
Tags: News, North Carolina, Charlotte, N C AP, NC university


Shooting suspect at UNC Charlotte smiled as he was led away

A man armed with a pistol opened fire on the final day of classes at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, killing two people and leaving four others wounded -- three of them critically, authorities said.
Tags: News, Stories, Charlotte, University Of North Carolina, UNC Charlotte


Saudi Arabia Says It’s Responding to an Iranian Oil Tanker Emergency

Analysts said the vessel carried over 1 million barrels of fuel oil and might be leaking
Tags: News, Saudi Arabia, Uncategorized, Overnight, Onetime, Oil Tanker Emergency


Billboard Music Awards 2019: The biggest moments you missed

Read on for the most exciting moments from Wednesday night's BBMAS.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today



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