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Booker scores 40 as Suns hand 76ers 1st loss, 114-109

PHOENIX (AP) — Devin Booker scored 40 points, Ricky Rubio added 21 points and 10 assists, and the Phoenix Suns beat the NBA’s final undefeated team by knocking off the Philadelphia 76ers 114-109 on Monday night. Phoenix (5-2) is three games over .500 for the first time in more than four years. The surprising Suns […]
Tags: News, Sports, Phoenix Suns, Ap, Nba, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Suns, Devin Booker, Ricky Rubio


South Dakota executes man in '92 slaying of former co-worker

Charles Rhines was executed by lethal injection at 7:39 p.m., after the U.S. Supreme Court declined to halt the execution despite three late appeals. "Ed and Peggy Schaeffer, I forgive you for your anger and hatred toward me," Rhines said, before thanking his defense team. Rhines, 63, ambushed 22-year-old Donnivan Schaefer in 1992 when Schaefer surprised him in the midst of burglarizing a Rapid City doughnut shop where Schaeffer worked.
Tags: News, South Dakota, Ed, U S Supreme Court, RAPID CITY, Schaeffer, Schaefer, Rhines, Charles Rhines, Donnivan Schaefer, Peggy Schaeffer


'Do your job!': Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul demands media reveal whistleblower's identity

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul called on the media to report the whistleblower's identity: "I say tonight to the media, do your job and print his name."         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Senate beginning preparations for an impeachment trial

While senators await the House of Representatives to move into the public phase of their impeachment inquiry, aides and members are beginning to prepare for a likely Senate trial.
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Nigeria: Conducting Internal Investigations In Organisation - Famsville Solicitors

Internal investigations seek to detect the verity about an alleged misconduct within the organization.
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United States: Continued Uncertainty For Domestic, Commercial-Scale Offshore Wind - Jones Day

Recent demands by the U.S. Department of the Interior are delaying agency approval of the first commercial-scale offshore wind farm in the United States.
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United States: Will FERC's New PURPA Regulations Have A Chilling Effect On Renewable Energy Development? - Jones Day

The Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 was enacted during the height of the energy crisis and was intended to reduce the country's dependence on oil and natural gas.
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Ten charts on why the NHS matters in this election

The NHS will be at the centre of the major parties election campaigns, but why is it so important?
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United States: Ninth Circuit Affirms BIA Approval Of California Wind Project - Jones Day

Plaintiffs first argued that the EIS was deficient with respect to Phase II because it did not consider an alternative where only some of the Phase II turbines would be authorized.
Tags: News, California, United States, Eis, Ninth Circuit Affirms BIA


Los Angeles' Day of the Dead cemetery event crashed by fire marshal because of crowds

Fire officials were called to a Los Angeles' Dia de Muertos event because of crowds. But some think the day should be reserved for honoring ancestors.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Australia: Applications For New South Wales Coal Project Planning Approval Affected By Climate Change Factors In Different Ways - Jones Day

The Planning Secretary may determine in the future to amend the Export Management Plan or determine it is no longer needed.
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Two Maryland men got into a fight over a Popeyes chicken sandwich. One of them was stabbed to death, police say

A 28-year-old man in Maryland was stabbed to death on Monday night in a fight "related to the release" of Popeyes chicken sandwich, police said.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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United States: California And Other States File Lawsuit Challenging Federal Regulations That Preempt State Automobile Emissions Standards - Jones Day

Plaintiffs assert that Congress has never authorized NHTSA to issue a regulation, in EPCA or any other statute, declaring that state laws are preempted by EPCA.
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Warriors' Steph Curry loved Eric Paschall's big quarter vs. Blazers

Steph Curry is doing what most of you are doing on a Monday night. The Warriors superstar point guard is recovering from surgery on a broken left hand, and posted a video on his Instagram Story early in the game. What Steph got to witness was birthday boy Eric Paschall drop 17 points on the Blazers in the first quarter, and just like Warriors fans, Curry was pretty excited.
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US executes gay man who said trial tainted by homophobia

The US state of South Dakota on Monday executed an inmate who said that jurors at his trial were prejudiced against him because he was gay. Charles Rhines, 63, was put to death by lethal injection soon after the Supreme Court rejected a last-ditch appeal by his lawyers claiming that his trial was tainted. Rhines was sentenced to death in 1993 for killing an employee in a shop he was robbing in the rural state.
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Prescott throws for 3 TDs as Cowboys beat Giants again

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Dak Prescott shook off an interception on his first pass of the game and threw three touchdown passes, leading the Dallas Cowboys to a 37-18 victory over the New York Giants in a Monday night game briefly delayed by an elusive black cat. Prescott hit Blake Jarwin for a much-needed […]
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Antetokounmpo leads Bucks past Timberwolves 134-106

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 34 points and 15 rebounds, and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 134-106 on Monday night. Antetokounmpo has posted a double-double in all seven games this season. Khris Middleton added 26 points to match his season high, and Eric Bledsoe set a season best with 22. Bledsoe added […]
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Staffer must cope with a hypercritical, demanding volunteer

Even if you had power to “fire” her, nonprofits can seldom afford to lose dedicated volunteers.
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'Dancing With the Stars' recap: Judges throw sailor Sean Spicer overboard, but he can swim

As the couples cranked up the moves, the "Dancing With the Stars" judges are fed up with underachieving, fan-favorite Sean Spicer. Who went home?         [Author: USA TODAY]
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India: Legal Read For The Publishing Sector - S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates

Publishing sector in India is considered as a promoter of a creative division, as the publishing industry helps in transferring knowledge, creative fictions, information and data etc.
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India: Playing Poker Is Legal - Calcutta High Court - S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates

In the modern times gaming industry has gained rapid popularity, poker being one of the most favourite games.
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Turkey’s Halkbank Seeks Dismissal of Iran-Sanctions Case

(Bloomberg) -- A major Turkish state-run bank is seeking to dismiss a U.S. indictment against it for allegedly helping Iran evade sanctions on billions of dollars frozen in foreign accounts.Halkbank has refused to respond to the charges in court since the case was filed last month. On Monday, a lawyer for the bank filed papers in federal court in Manhattan seeking special permission to seek the case’s dismissal. He also said the bank would request the recusal of U.S. District Judge Richard M. Be...
Tags: New York, News, Bloomberg, Turkey, Iran, Syria, Manhattan, Trump, Berman, U S, Richard M Berman, Hruska, Halkbank, Christian Berthelsen, David Glovin, Halkbank Faces U S Charges


Flour power: Hong Kong protest-themed cake disqualified from UK baking contest

Creator claims cake was victim of political censorship after attendees at Cake International show threatened to damage itA Hong Kong protest-themed cake has become the latest cause célèbre of the city’s five-month political crisis after it was disqualified from a cake decorating competition in the UK.The three-tiered cake features a mini black-clad protester in a yellow hard hat, a large Guy Fawkes mask, tiny umbrellas and mini political slogans – all symbols of the ongoing protests. It even has...
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Sister of slain Islamic State leader Baghdadi captured by Turkey in Syria raid

Turkey captured the elder sister of the slain leader of the Islamic State group in northwestern Syria on Monday, according to a senior Turkish official, who called the arrest an intelligence "gold mine." Rasmiya Awad, 65, was detained in a raid near Azaz, the official said, referring to a Turkish-controlled Syrian town near the border. When captured, she was also accompanied by five children. "We hope to gather a trove of intelligence from Baghdadi’s sister on the inner workings of ISIS," the of...
Tags: Isis, News, Washington, Islamic State, Iraq, US, Turkey, Syria, United States, US department of defence, Aleppo, Daesh, Tayyip Erdogan, U S, Abu Bakr al Baghdadi, Baghdadi


Before facing brutal schedule, Cowboys get an ugly win over Giants

The Dallas Cowboys didn't need a dominant win. The Cowboys should have had an easy win but let the New York Giants, who came in with a 2-6 record, hang around deep into the fourth quarter. The Cowboys leave New York with an ugly 37-18 win, which they couldn't say when they came to MetLife Stadium to visit the Jets.
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Dallas Cowboys overcome another slow start to top New York Giants on Monday Night Football

The Dallas Cowboys overcame an early deficit to defeat the New York Giants and remain in first place in the NFC East.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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India: New Product Regulations: Revisions Required In Life Insurance - Tuli & Co

Partial withdrawal may now be opted under unit linked pension policies
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Review: The Big Apple Circus Still Delivers

Sure, there’s some awkward innuendo. But that doesn’t spoil the annual thrill of seeing a troupe so effortlessly diverse, international and adept.
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Sister of slain Islamic State leader al-Baghdadi 'captured' in Syria raid

Turkey captured the elder sister of the slain leader of the Islamic State group in northwestern Syria on Monday, according to a senior Turkish official, who called the arrest an intelligence "gold mine." Rasmiya Awad, 65, was detained in a raid near Azaz, the official said, referring to a Turkish-controlled Syrian town near the border. When captured, she was also accompanied by five children. "We hope to gather a trove of intelligence from Baghdadi’s sister on the inner workings of ISIS," the of...
Tags: Isis, News, Washington, Islamic State, Iraq, US, Turkey, Syria, United States, US department of defence, Aleppo, Daesh, Tayyip Erdogan, U S, Abu Bakr al Baghdadi, Baghdadi



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