AP Source: Cavs, Osman agree on 4-year contract extension

CLEVELAND (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says the Cavaliers and starting forward Cedi Osman have agreed to a four-year, $30.8 million contract extension. The sides came to terms Thursday night, said the person who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the team has not confirmed the deal. An […]
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GOP presidential hopeful Joe Walsh: If John McCain were alive, 'he'd be slapping Lindsey Graham upside the head'

Republican presidential hopeful Joe Walsh slammed Lindsey Graham, hinting the late John McCain would be unhappy he "sold" his soul to Donald Trump.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

Indian policemen stand guard to mark Police Commemoration Day in Hyderabad. In other images from the Asia-Pacific region this week, sumo wrestlers perform an exercise at the Musashigawa Sumo Stable in Beppu, western Japan. An oarsman stands on a boat during a rehearsal for the Royal Barge ceremony on the Chao Praya River in Bangkok. […]
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These mobile apps keep rideshare drivers on a profitable course

Gridwise, Mystro and others help drivers predict where to get the best routes, and also manage the nitty-gritty for tax purposes.
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SC sheriff guilty of misconduct, faces up to 1 year in jail

A South Carolina sheriff faces up to a year in prison and will lose his job after a jury found him guilty Thursday of misconduct in office. A Greenville jury deliberated more than four hours before splitting its verdicts, finding suspended Greenville County Sheriff Will Lewis guilty of misconduct that involves corruption or fraud, but not guilty of misconduct that involves not doing a public job properly. Lewis is the ninth sheriff in South Carolina to be convicted of crimes while in office in...
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Harvey Weinstein Saw A New York Show. Rape Survivors Called Him Out.

“I didn’t know that we had to bring our own mace and rape whistles."
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Adrian Peterson, Vikings fans share moment as he moves into 6th place on NFL rushing list

Adrian Peterson logged a lot of career milestones in Minnesota. On Thursday, he passed one more and saluted an appreciative Vikings fanbase in the process. The Washington Redskins running back broke free for a 29-yard run in the third quarter in Thursday's 19-9 loss to the Vikings.
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Neighbors Call Kincade Fire ‘Déjà vu’ As They Are Forced Out Of Their Homes, Again

GEYSERVILLE (CBS13) – A raging wildfire that forced the evacuations of hundreds of Northern California homes is expected to grow, even as more than 16,000 acres of land have burned. The Kincade Fire is being fueled by intense winds that exploded overnight. In Geyserville, a town with a population of fewer than 1,000 people, everyone was forced to evacuate. Many went to the evacuation centers in Headlsburg and Santa Rosa. Healdsberg Mayor, David Hagle said, “These are scary events. You see it on ...
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Airport jet bridge smashes into vehicles on tarmac

A storm with 53 mph winds caused a jet bridge to swing into several vehicles at Memphis International Airport.
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Canada: Alberta Invites Express Entry Candidates With CRS Scores Of 350 -

October 25, 2019 - Alberta issued Notifications of Interest to Express Entry candidates with Comprehensive Ranking System scores as low as 350 in the latest Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program draw.
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Betsy DeVos Is Held in Contempt Over Judge’s Order on Loan Collection

A federal judge said the education secretary had violated an order to stop collecting on loans owed by students from a now-defunct for-profit chain of colleges.
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Bolivia elections: Morales officially declared winner

The US, Brazil, Argentina and Colombia call for a second round of elections, as final results come in.
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Canada: Does Summary Judgment By Agreement Require A Different Legal Test? - Torkin Manes LLP

As civil trials become more expensive, Canadian Courts are looking for different ways to resolve parties' disputes. One of these mechanisms is the summary judgment motion.
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Probe expands into deaths of 39 in truck near British port

British police expanded an investigation into one of the country's deadliest cases of human smuggling after 39 people were found dead in a refrigerated container truck near an English port. Essex police said the victims were believed to be from China, though its embassy said their nationalities were still being verified. The Essex Police force said 31 men and eight women were found dead in the truck early Wednesday at an industrial park in Grays, a town 25 miles (40 kilometers) east of London.
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As Chicago teachers' strike drags on, union members learn civil disobedience tactics

As the Chicago teachers' strike drags on, educators and union members formed a road block and locked arms Thursday during civil disobedience training.
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Jacobs downs Koe in pool play at Masters Grand Slam of Curling

NORTH BAY, Ont. — Brad Jacobs of Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., used a four-point seventh end to down Calgary's Kevin Koe 7-3 in late-draw pool play Thursday at the Grand Slam of Curling's Masters tournament.Jacobs, a four-time Grand Slam title winner, improved to 2-1. He started the day with an extra-end loss to Team Glenn Howard in the morning draw.Koe, the reigning Brier champion and world silver medallist, dropped to 1-2 with one round-robin game remaining.Also Thursday night, Regina&apos...
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Tens of thousands evacuated as wildfires rage in California

Some 50,000 people were ordered to flee their homes north of Los Angeles on Thursday as a fast-moving wildfire driven by high winds erupted and raged out of control. The so-called Tick Fire near Santa Clarita, about 40 miles (65 kilometers) north of Los Angeles, broke out in the early afternoon and quickly consumed 5,000 acres (2,023 hectares), fire officials said. The blaze burned several homes and structures and forced the closure of a major highway and a number of roads, as some 500 firefight...
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Gurianov scores both goals, Stars hold off Ducks 2-1

DALLAS (AP) — Denis Gurianov ended a personal scoring drought with two goals in the first period and the Dallas Stars beat the Anaheim Ducks 2-1 on Thursday night. Gurianov hadn’t scored in 26 games since his first NHL goal on Nov. 18, 2018. Dallas won its third straight game. The Ducks have lost three […]
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The third-generation Echo packs even more into a $99 price

It's pretty wild to think that Amazon originally released the first-generation Echo in 2014 — so we've had five years of Alexa getting smarter, more natural and more everywhere. Now, fast forward to the fall of 2019, when Amazon unveils the third generation of the Echo smart speaker.
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Here's why Chaim Bloom has emerged as frontrunner in Red Sox GM search

It looks like the Red Sox general manager's search may start and end with the same man: Chaim Bloom. According to multiple sources, the Red Sox have interviewed Tampa Bay's vice president of baseball operations, and he is described as not only the leading candidate for the job, but effectively the only candidate. The widely respected Bloom is considered a rising star who checks most boxes for a Red Sox ownership group seeking more dynamic leadership after firing president of baseball o...
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British Virgin Islands: BVI ITA Releases Economic Substance Rules - O'Neal Webster

The International Tax Authority (ITA) in the British Virgin Islands (BVI) has now released the Rules on Economic Substance (the Rules) which provides guidance on the interpretation
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UK: New Guidance On Direct Marketing Issued By Data Protection Commission - DAC Beachcroft LLP

The Data Protection Commission ("DPC") recently published an article on direct marketing which provides guidance to individuals on dealing with and opting out of direct marketing
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Let's make a deal: Seven names to watch

As the NFL trade deadline approaches, these players may be on the move. The list includes two Jets, two Falcons and an All-Pro cornerback.
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7 players to keep eye on as NFL trade deadline nears

There was a time in the NFL, not all that long ago, when the trade deadline was a minor mile marker on the highway to the Super Bowl. Thanks to a new generation of general managers, the trade deadline is now an integral part of the NFL season, one where things actually happen! Despite the NFL's reputation as a stodgy league that leans toward conservative business practices, in the past 10 days we've seen one super-duper-star — Jalen Ramsey — get dealt for a package of draft picks, and ...
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Poland: Budget Of The RES Auctions In 2020 - Dentons

A first draft of the Council of Ministers regulation on the maximum volume and value of electric energy from renewable energy sources that may be sold in auctions
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Turkey: Decision Of The Court Of Cassation On The Unification Of Case Law Concerning Interest Problem In Partial Claim Lawsuits - Erdem & Erdem Law

A partial claim lawsuit is an action in which the claimant requests a decision on a certain part of its claim or right arising from a legal relationship with the same person, for the time being.
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Suns' Deandre Ayton suspended 25 games for violating NBA anti-drug policy

The league informed the Suns that Ayton, the top pick in the 2018 draft, tested positive for a diuretic. His suspension begins Friday.         [Author: Arizona Republic]
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Buechele, Jones lead No. 16 SMU past Houston, 34-31

HOUSTON (AP) — Shane Buechele threw for 203 yards and two touchdowns, Xavier Jones ran for 133 yards and two touchdowns and No. 16 SMU held off Houston 34-31 on Thursday night. Buechele was 20 of 38. James Proche caught seven passes for 83 yards and a touchdown, and Kylen Grayson had six receptions for […]
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Vietnam: Patents Comparative Guide - Bross and Partners

Patents Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Vietnam, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
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Ump apologizes for tweet referencing gun and Trump critics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Big league umpire Rob Drake has apologized for sending a politicized tweet this week that referenced an assault weapon and criticism of President Donald Trump. Drake unlocked his Twitter account on Thursday and posted several messages to say he was sorry. A day earlier, before Washington played at Houston in Game 2 […]
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