Federal judges' group calls emergency meeting over Roger Stone case

U.S. District Judge Cynthia Rufe said the group "could not wait" any longer to discuss the crisis that has engulfed the Justice Department.
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NASCAR driver Ryan Newman in 'serious condition' after horrible crash at end of Daytona 500

Ryan Newman was in the lead in the final lap of the Daytona 500 on Monday when he was nudged out of control, spun into the wall, flipped, and slid off the track upside-down in a shower of sparks. "He is in serious condition, but doctors have indicated his injuries are not life threatening," his team, Roush Fenway Racing, said in a statement late Monday night. Newman, 42, won the 2008 Daytona 500 and 17 other NASCAR Cup races over his 18 full seasons as a driver.
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New Oregon Ducks recruiter Cooper Petagna throws shade at Washington

As if the Oregon vs. Washington rivalry wasn't intense enough, new Oregon football recruiting coach Cooper Petagna added a layer of intrigue. On Monday, it was announced that head coach Mario Cristobal had hired Petagna away from the Washington Huskiesto join the Oregon recruiting staff. Later Monday, Petagna changed both his Twitter avatar and header photo.
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Man Known To Frequent Sacramento Area Allegedly Held Woman, 25, Against Her Will

SUSANVILLE (CBS13) – Authorities are asking people to be on the lookout for a Lassen County man who allegedly kidnapped a woman. The Lassen County Sheriff’s Office says 41-year-old Maitland Carpenter left a home in Susanville on Monday morning with another man and 25-year-old Dorothie Janaybean Crosby. The kidnapping suspect, Maitland Carpenter. (Credit: Lassen County Sheriff) Carpenter was allegedly holding Crosby against her will, deputies say. Deputies located Crosby safely Monday night in ...
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Mandatory vasectomy at age 50? Alabama lawmaker proposes response to abortion ban

A proposed Alabama law would require all men get a vasectomy after they turn 50. The sponsor says the bill is a response to abortion bans.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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13 Americans moved to Omaha facility from evacuation flights, US officials say

More than a dozen Americans evacuated on US-chartered flights from a cruise ship docked in Japan were being tested for the novel coronavirus at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, health officials said Monday.
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United States: SEC Approves Nasdaq Changes To Definition Of "Family Member" - Cooley LLP

And here's where boards will really need Dr. Phil….or maybe Dr. Melfi. As the reason for the change, Nasdaq explains that it believes the prior definition was over-inclusive.
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Canada: Canadian Power – Key Developments In 2019, Trends To Watch For In 2020: Ontario – Overview - McCarthy Tétrault LLP

The following is a chapter from our Power Group's fifth annual Canadian power industry retrospective Canadian Power Key Developments in 2019, Trends to Watch for in 2020.
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United States: Healthcare Attorney Spotlight: Erica Erman - Dickinson Wright PLLC

Erica Erman is an attorney at Dickinson Wright PLLC, practicing health care law with a particular interest in behavioral health care and interactions between municipal law and health care law.
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Ryan Newman's latest terrifying crash sends him to hospital

Ryan Newman has barrel-rolled his way through many terrifying crashes over his 20-year NASCAR career. The 42-year-old Newman was involved in a ghastly crash on the final lap of the Daytona 500 on Monday night and everyone feared the worst. NASCAR has not had a fatality in its elite Cup Series since 2001, but this wreck just looked different.
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Canada: The Case Of Muir v Queen – A Canadian Tax Lawyer's Perspective - Rotfleisch & Samulovitch P.C.

The Tax Court of Canada very recently decided a case regarding section 160 of the Income Tax Act in Muir v Queen 2020 TCC 8.
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The Australian Government’s Climate Policy Is Hurting Its Currency, Analyst Says

The Australian dollar could find long term relief from cyclical downturns if the country’s government decides to take climate change seriously, according to ABN Amro Bank NV. The Dutch bank expects the country’s focus to turn toward environmental policies after wildfires wreak havoc on the economy and hurt the currency. A switch to a greener economy could alter the fundamental performance of the Aussie, making it less driven by global risk sentiment, says its senior foreign-exchange strateg...
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UK: California Issues CCPA Proposed Modified Regulations 2.0 - DLA Piper

On February 7, the Office of the Attorney General of California issued a second draft of its California Consumer Privacy Act regulations, quickly fixed an omission from that draft Feb. 10, and set a Feb. 25 deadline for written comments.
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Boris Johnson Aide Quits After Furor Over Racial Comments

The resignation came after silence from Downing Street about an adviser who once said blacks have lower IQs than whites.
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Davey Martinez provides some clarity on the Nationals’ infield plans

When Davey Martinez fills in his lineup card on Opening Day, there are going to be many different ways he will be able to pencil in his infielders. The Nationals manager provided some insight Monday on how he'll be narrowing down those decisions. In his daily press conference with reporters, Martinez said he wants offseason addition Starlin Castro to focus on second base at least for the first few weeks of spring training.
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HSBC sees annual profit slump by 33%

The earnings have been posted on the same day as interim chief Noel Quinn unveils a new shake-up.
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Missing woman survives five days lost in Queensland forest

University student Yang Chen, took shelter in caves and drank fresh water from creeks.
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United States: Arbitration Of International Disputes By Universities - Hogan Lovells

Despite recent concerns about foreign influences on United States education and research, cross-border contracts continue apace.
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United States: California Proposes Revised CCPA Regulations - Davis & Gilbert

The California Attorney General's (AG) office has released revisions to the proposed draft California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) regulations
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NBA Power Rankings: How things change after All-Star weekend

The 69th NBA All-Star delivered something we haven't seen in quite a while - a competitive game. The final score, a 157-155 win for Team LeBron, underscores how the NBA found the cheat code in balancing entertaining basketball with a legitimately competitive game. The last week leading up to the All-Star break did little to shake up the upper chambers of the NBA standings, but the jockeying among teams with middle-of-the-pack status, as well as those on the outside of the playoff picture lo...
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Quikr valuation down by 45%

Quikr valuation is down by 45% to about $570 million from more than $1 billion as of September 2019 by Kinnevik, the Swedish investment firm. Kinnevik notes that the reduction in Quikr's worth is due to the company "reducing its footprint". Additionally, it changed methodology of valuation from discounted cash flows to net revenue multiples "linked to the trading of its publicly listed peers", besides the fraud, Kinnevik executives said in an analyst call. The post Quikr valuation down by 45% ap...
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Officials Say 14 Coronavirus Cases From Cruise Didn’t Show Signs Of Virus Before Boarding Planes To US

FAIRFIELD (CBS13) — Officials from the U.S. State Department held a conference call for reporters on Monday morning to address the 14 confirmed coronavirus cases that were initially transported to Travis and Lackland Air Force Bases late Sunday night and early Monday morning. Department officials said that the passengers that boarded the two chartered flights by the State Department were Americans looking to leave the quarantine on the Diamond Princess cruise ship that was docked in Japan. More ...
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Dallas Paper Chucks Candidate Endorsements, Wants Voters To Think For A Change

"Our fate rests in your hands," declares a Dallas Morning News editorial.
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What drivers said after Daytona 500

I knew they were going to come with a big run there. My job was to just make sure I didn't put a block up where they would wreck me so I could make it to another corner. We got to the 12 (Ryan Blaney's) bumper and got the push from there.
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Coronavirus: Foreign Office working to rescue Britons stranded on cruise ship

The Foreign Office is "working to organise a flight" to bring back 74 Britons from the Diamond Princess.
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Coronavirus: Foreign Office in bid to rescue Britons stranded on cruise ship

The Foreign Office is "working to organise a flight" to bring back 74 Britons from the Diamond Princess.
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Welfare recipients forced to correct income to Centrelink 15m times in one year

Government says new laws will simplify process but welfare groups are concerned roll out will echo robodebt scandalWelfare recipients were forced to correct the employment income they reported to Centrelink 15m times in one year, the government has revealed, as it makes the case for new laws to simplify the process.The Coalition has announced it hopes by July to introduce new reporting requirements for about 1.2 million welfare recipients who inform Services Australia, formerly Centrelink, of th...
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Monday’s Things To Know: Kansas is ready for Baylor, UNC drops another heartbreaker

Remember when they lost to Virginia Tech in double-overtime? Remember when they lost to Clemson in the Dean Dome for the first time ever because Roy Williams forgot to tell his team to foul up three? What about the time they lost to Boston College because Brandon Robinson sprained his ankle while “fouling” a three-point shooter with 17 seconds left?
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NASCAR driver in serious condition after fiery crash in Daytona 500

Ryan Newman, leading the final lap of NASCAR's Daytona 500, was involved in a fiery crash Monday that saw his car spin and go airborne, flipping several times.
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