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These Two Made Millions On Scamming Online Arts Tickets

Peter Hunter and David Smith tricked selling sites over two-and-a-half years, buying £4m worth of tickets that they sold for £10.8m. They targeted events including Ed Sheeran and Taylor Swift gigs and Harry Potter And The Cursed Child, Leeds Crown Court heard. – BBC
Tags: Art, Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, Harry Potter, Issues, David Smith, Peter Hunter, 02.13.20, Cursed Child Leeds Crown Court


Trump impeachment: Democrats to continue push for Bolton as witness – live

Day 2 of Q&A phase of Trump impeachmentTrump attorney makes ‘odd’ claim about public interestHelp us cover the critical issues of 2020. Consider making a contribution 11.26am GMT My colleague David Smith has interviewed Brad Parscale, Trump’s formidable and controversial election campaign manager. He says the Republicans have “an advantage in time” over their Democratic opponents going into November’s election.The president was extremely smart the day after the election to say why take our f...
Tags: Republicans, White House, US, World news, US news, Democrats, House, Republican, Bolton, Donald Trump, David Smith, Trump, John Roberts, US elections 2020, Brad Parscale Trump, Trump Impeachment


Trump impeachment: House votes to send articles to the Senate – live

Vote sets in motion trial that could unearth damaging new evidenceDemocrats to deliver impeachment articles on historic dayHelp us cover the critical issues of 2020. Consider making a contribution 7.09pm GMT More on the White House call with reporters from the Guardian’s Washington bureau chief, David Smith: The White House declined to rule out going to court in an attempt to block John Bolton, the former national security adviser, and other witnesses testifying at Donald Trump’s Senate impe...
Tags: Washington, Senate, White House, US news, US politics, House, Guardian, The White House, Donald Trump, David Smith, Trump, Hyde, John Bolton, Sens, Trump Impeachment


Trump impeachment articles will be sent to Senate next week, Pelosi says – live updates

Pelosi will deliver the articles of impeachment against the president to the US Senate, which should trigger Trump’s trial thereHelp us cover the critical issues of 2020. Consider making a contribution 5.15pm GMT Republican Congressman Doug Collins, the ranking member of the Judiciary Committee, has apologized for accusing Democrats of being “in love” with terrorists.“Let me be clear,” he wrote on Twitter. “I do not believe Democrats are in love with terrorists, and I apologize for what I sa...
Tags: Republicans, Congress, Senate, White House, Iraq, Elizabeth Warren, US, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Iran, Democrats, US politics, House Of Representatives, US Senate, Nancy Pelosi


How meningitis has (almost) been conquered

Scientific discovery is often a messy affair. It’s sometimes intentional, sometimes accidental, sometimes cluttered with error, and always complicated. The ultimate value of scientific observations may not be recognized for many years until the discovery emerges to shed new insight on old problems and become etched in the scientific canon. Such is the story of the conquest of meningitis, a devastating infection of the brain that is usually fatal if not treated.The physician Richard Pfeiffer disc...
Tags: Books, London, Featured, History, Harvard University, Disease, National Institutes of Health, History of science, Smith, Meningitis, Medical History, Health & Medicine, David Smith, Science History, Fleming, Roberts


U.K. Companies Must Decide What’s Worse: Brexit or Socialism

(Bloomberg) -- British executives confronted with the country’s upcoming general election are torn over which outcome they dread more, Brexit or socialism.Victory for Boris Johnson’s Conservatives -- historically the party of enterprise -- would see the U.K. leave the European Union, a split most companies want to avoid. It could also mean that Britain ends up in an economically damaging relationship with the EU after an initial transition period, if talks between Johnson and the bloc to secure ...
Tags: London, News, China, Eu, Bloomberg, European Union, Britain, Labour, Boris Johnson, Yougov, Johnson, Smith, Ladbrokes, Labour Party, Jones, Brexit


Smith joins Treehouse Real Estate Investment Trust

Treehouse Real Estate Investment Trust Inc said Oct. 4 David Smith has joined as executive vice president and CFO. Smith, a former managing director of Fortress Investment’s private equity group, was most recently executive vice president and CFO of New Senior Investment Group Inc. PRESS RELEASE LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Treehouse Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. (“Treehouse” or the “Company”), a privately-held real estate investment trust that owns a net leased portfolio of cannabis-related...
Tags: Los Angeles, Trends, People, David, Smith, Treehouse, David Smith, Company, Aviv, VTR, Ventas NYSE, Fortress Investment, SNR, New Senior Investment Group Inc, Treehouse Real Estate Investment Trust, Treehouse Real Estate Investment Trust Inc


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Florida: Protection Of Church Property Bill Killed Again

Opinion by Marion Hammer Florida: Protection Of Church Property Bill Killed Again Florida – -(AmmoLand.com)- Once again the Florida Legislature has turned a deaf ear to the pleas of ministers, church administrators and church members. Churches have repeatedly – for over 3 years – prayed and urged the legislature to correct the provision in Florida law that usurps the right of churches to provide safety and security on their property. While the Florida House listened and passed legislation r...
Tags: Florida, Guns, Senate, House, Grant, Michael Bloomberg, David Smith, Senate Judiciary Committee, Legislature, USF, House Education Committee, House Judiciary Committee, Florida House, James Grant, Drew Wilson, Church Security


Florida Governor DeSantis has SIGNED SB-7030, Bill to Arm Teachers

Opinion by Marion Hammer Florida Governor DeSantis has SIGNED SB-7030, Bill to Arm Teachers Florida – -(AmmoLand.com)- Florida's Governor Ron DeSantis signed SB-7030 within hours after receiving it. SB-7030 contains the language that authorizes local school boards to allow classroom teachers to go through training and carry firearms on school campus. News reports suggested that “Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America” and another Bloomberg group, “Students Demand Action for Gun Sense in...
Tags: Florida, News, Guns, Senate, America, Bloomberg, House, David Smith, Ron, Ron DeSantis, Gun Rights News, DeSantis, Marion P. Hammer, School Security, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense, Marion Hammer Florida


Joe Biden stops short of direct apology to Anita Hill – live

Biden does not offer full apology to Hill over 1991 hearingsMaria Butina given 18 months for conspiracy to infiltrate NRASign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 5.10pm BST Here’s that segment from Joe Biden’s interview on The View where he decline to apologize to Anita Hill:"Since I had publicly apologized for the way she was treated...I didn't want to, quote, invade her space," Joe Biden says on why he only recently called Anita Hill. "I was grateful she took my call." https:/...
Tags: Russia, US, World news, Joe Biden, US news, US politics, Biden, Donald Trump, David Smith, Nra, Anita Hill, Mike Pence, Hill, National Rifle Association, Trump Administration, Trump-Russia investigation


Mueller report: Democrats round on Barr over 'misleading' Trump exoneration – live

Judiciary committee chair Jerry Nadler says it was ‘disingenuous and misleading’ of Barr to say Trump is ‘clear of wrongdoing’The key takeaways from the Trump-Russia investigationSupport the Guardian’s independent journalism and make a contribution 9.26pm BST The Guardian’s Ed Pilkington spotted this important passage as he fastidiously pours over the 448-page document. Mueller lays out clear evidence that Trump attempted to lean on a couple of key witnesses to deflect the Russia inquiry awa...
Tags: Russia, US news, US politics, Guardian, Donald Trump, David Smith, Trump, Mueller, Barr, Melania, Robert Mueller, Trump Administration, Trump Russia, Ed Pilkington, Paul Manafort, Jerry Nadler


Fight Gun Control With Our Own Emotional Stories

Opinion Fight Gun Control With Our Own Emotional Stories United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- When we discussed the “civil society” gambit to ban modern multi-purpose semi-automatic firearms, we noted that it was being used to set up a one-two combination to get people to not look at the facts surrounding these firearms. The first part of that combination was massive amounts of emotional manipulation. For instance, Kamala Harris used the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting as pa...
Tags: Guns, Reagan, Cnn, United States, New Jersey, Fox News, Smith, Sandy Hook, Justice Department, Kamala Harris, David Smith, HARRIS, Murphy, Harold, Phillips, Chris Murphy


Trump arrives at US-Mexico border and repeats 'emergency' claim – as it happened

Critics call president’s visit ‘trite political theater’, while Biden under fire for joking about inappropriate touching complaintsGo beyond the headlines: sign up to our US morning briefing 1.04am BST We’re wrapping things up over here on the best coast. My colleague Julian Borger has written about a new report that the Trump administration is planning to designate Iran’s Revolutionary Guard as a terrorist organization here. 12.24am BST My colleagues Jon Swaine and David Smith have ano...
Tags: Virginia, Elizabeth Warren, US, US news, Iran, US politics, US Senate, US immigration, US Congress, Federal Reserve, Biden, Donald Trump, David Smith, Trump, Moore, Julian Borger


California Man Doesn’t Want Neighbors to Know He Lent Paul Manafort $1 Million

The lender is “a U.S. citizen residing in Southern California, where President Trump is highly unpopular,” according to the filing on Thursday in response to a request by Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s prosecutors. “It is well known that friendships and other relationships have shattered over political views in our current ‘tribal’ society,” and so the man doesn’t want his name made public, Woodlawn’s lawyer, David Smith, wrote.
Tags: News, California, Southern California, David Smith, Trump, Woodlawn, Robert Mueller, Paul Manafort


Professional Shooter Uses ‘Gun Therapy’ To Lessen Symptoms Of Parkinson’s Disease

Fox News: David Smith had long been a competitive shooter, and he wasn’t going to allow a diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease to end his hobby. The 46-year-old, now considered by Guns.com a “powerhouse on the competitive circuit,” and who just scored a spot at the 2019 World Rifle Shoot in Sweden, was first diagnosed with the crippling nervous system disorder eight years ago. But rather than shrinking away, Smith confronted Parkinson’s head-on and developed what he calls “gun therapy” as a means t...
Tags: Facebook, New York, Sweden, Guns, Military, Fox News, Parkinson's Disease, Smith, David Smith, Firearms, Parkinson, Norman Fried


Mueller report: top Democrats say Barr summary ‘raises as many questions as it answers’ – live

Latest: president not cleared on question of obstruction of justiceFull story: Mueller did not find Trump campaign colluded with RussiaSupport the Guardian’s independent journalism 11.29pm GMT My colleague David Smith has just published his latest report from Washington. I excerpted a little earlier and the full story is on the Guardian US front page online. In another portion, David points out that the Muller summary:‘Leaves open the question of whether Trump obstructed justice by firing FB...
Tags: Washington, White House, Russia, US, World news, US news, Fbi, David, US politics, Guardian, Fox News, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, James Comey, David Smith


Gates-backed Lumotive upends lidar conventions using metamaterials

Pretty much every self-driving car on the road, not to mention many a robot and drone, uses lidar to sense its surroundings. But useful as lidar is, it also involves physical compromises that limit its capabilities. Lumotive is a new company with funding from Bill Gates and Intellectual Ventures that uses metamaterials to exceed those limits, perhaps setting a new standard for the industry. The company is just now coming out of stealth, but it’s been in the works for a long time. I actually met ...
Tags: TC, Gadgets, Transportation, Accelerator, Wtf, Science, Hardware, Tech, Automotive, Bill Gates, Lasers, Autonomous Vehicles, Self-driving Cars, Robotics, Lidar, Broadcom


Michael Cohen sues Trump Organization for unpaid legal fees – live

Cohen says Trump Organization refused to pay $1.9m for fees incurred during Mueller investigation into him and subsequent trialSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 7.06pm GMT The Trump administration plans to “expand the net” of sanctions against Venezuela, the US special representative for the country said on Thursday.Elliott Abrams told a US Senate subcommittee hearing there would be increased focus on banks continuing to deal with President Nicolas Maduro’s government. 6...
Tags: Republicans, US, US news, Democrats, US politics, US Senate, Venezuela, US Congress, Donald Trump, Nicolás Maduro, US District Court, David Smith, Trump, Cohen, Michael Cohen, Alexandria Virginia


Why the biggest healthcare company in the US sees the healthcare venture started by Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan as a competitive threat

The healthcare giant Optum recently filed a lawsuit against a former employee who joined the healthcare joint venture created by JPMorgan, Amazon, and Berkshire Hathaway. Optum is the health-services arm of UnitedHealth Group, which also offers health insurance and operates doctors' offices. The lawsuit shows just how seriously established healthcare companies are taking the new venture and how much it could hurt their businesses. "I always say to my team, 'Anytime they sneeze, our stock cat...
Tags: Massachusetts, US, America, Trends, United States, Anthem, Smith, Cvs, David Smith, Jpmorgan, UnitedHealth Group, UnitedHealth, UnitedHealthcare, Aetna, Stoddard, Atul Gawande


U.S. judge will not block Amazon-Berkshire-JPMorgan health venture's new hire

A federal judge on Friday declined to block a UnitedHealth Group Inc unit's former executive from working at a new healthcare venture launched by Amazon.com Inc, Berkshire Hathaway Inc and JPMorgan Chase & Co. The decision by U.S. District Judge Mark Wolf in Boston came in a lawsuit closely watched in the industry for clues about the future plans of the venture, which was announced in January 2018 with a goal of lowering healthcare costs. UnitedHealth's Optum unit had sought a court order bloc...
Tags: News, Boston, David Smith, UnitedHealth, UnitedHealth Group Inc, JPMorgan Chase Co, Mark Wolf, Optum, Amazon Berkshire JPMorgan, Amazon com Inc Berkshire Hathaway Inc


Here’s why the biggest healthcare company in the US is wary of Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan's plans to disrupt healthcare

Healthcare giant Optum recently filed a lawsuit against a former employee who joined the healthcare joint venture created by JPMorgan, Amazon, and Berkshire Hathaway.  Optum is the health-services arm of the healthcare giant UnitedHealth Group, which also offers health insurance and operates doctors' offices. The lawsuit shows just how seriously established healthcare companies are taking the new venture and how much it could hurt their businesses. "I always say to my team, 'Anytime they sne...
Tags: Massachusetts, US, Trends, United States, Anthem, Smith, David Smith, Jpmorgan, UnitedHealth Group, UnitedHealth, UnitedHealthcare, Stoddard, Atul Gawande, Optum, Amazon Berkshire Hathaway, Amazon Berkshire JPMorgan


A lawsuit is giving us the first hints of how Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan are planning to upend the US healthcare system

JPMorgan, Amazon, and Berkshire Hathaway in 2018 launched a joint healthcare venture that's aimed at lowering healthcare costs for the companies' employees, but they haven't shared many details about their plans That's starting to change, thanks to a lawsuit filed in Massachusetts against a former Optum employee who was hired by the venture. Optum is the health services arm of healthcare giant UnitedHealth Group. In unsealed testimony, Jack Stoddard, the venture's chief operating officer, sh...
Tags: Amazon, Massachusetts, US, Trends, Comcast, Berkshire Hathaway, Smith, Coo, David Smith, Jpmorgan, UnitedHealth Group, Stoddard, Atul Gawande, Optum, Amazon Berkshire Hathaway, Amazon Berkshire JPMorgan


Trump ally Roger Stone hit with stricter gag order over Instagram post – live

Stone cannot make statements about the case and or press releases or conferences under new rulingSign up for the US morning briefing for a fresh perspective 9.05pm GMT Judge Amy Berman Jackson has issued a new set of restrictions on Trump associate Roger Stone in a DC federal court.Under the new ruling, Stone may make no statements about the case and hold no press releases or press conferences. Jackson: "Any violation of this order will be a basis for revoking your bond.. Today I gave you a ...
Tags: Instagram, Republicans, US, World news, US news, Democrats, US politics, Jackson, Donald Trump, David Smith, Trump, Roger Stone, Stone, Amy Berman Jackson, Kravis, Rogow


Trump ally Roger Stone in court over Instagram post targeting judge – live

Longtime Trump confidante is back in court over photo that showed the judge with what appeared to be crosshairs near her headSign up for the US morning briefing for a fresh perspective 8.08pm GMT Guardian reporter David Smith is tweeting from inside the DC court where Roger Stone is appearing.Stone has told the court that he is “heartfully sorry” and admitted abusing the court order that originally allowed him out on bail.Stone: I believe there was "a media distortion" of my intent. "I did n...
Tags: Republicans, US, World news, US news, Democrats, US politics, Dc, Donald Trump, David Smith, Trump, Roger Stone, Amy Berman, RogerStone


Damage to Joshua Tree during the government shutdown could take centuries to repair

The recent month-long government shutdown may have caused “irreparable” damage to Joshua Tree National Park, according to former superintendent Curt Sauer. During those 34 days, visitors ruined trails, cut down trees and vandalized the park, and when workers returned, they found absolute chaos. “What’s happened to our park in the last 34 days is irreparable for the next 200 to 300 years,” Sauer — who ran the park for seven years — told the Desert Sun. The shutdown reduced ranger supervision, wh...
Tags: Design, News, Environment, Park, National Parks, Smith, Government Shutdown, Environmental Destruction, David Smith, Joshua, Joshua Tree, Joshua Tree National Park, George Land, Sauer, John Lauretig, Friends of Joshua Tree


Optum Sues To Protect Trade Secrets From Amazon-Berkshire-J.P. Morgan Venture

Optum said in the suit that former executive David Smith was one of fewer than 50 people at the company with access to its profit and loss statements at a product-line level.
Tags: Law, David Smith, Optum, Health Care / Medicine, Amazon Berkshire J P Morgan Venture


Lifelong restriction for 'high-risk' rapist

One of David Smith's victims jumped from a fourth floor flat because she feared he would kill her.
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Joshua Tree Cut Down during shutdown + 75 Year Old Completes AT + endangered whale Euthanized

Protected Joshua Tree cut down in park during government shutdown Joshua Tree National Park has not had it easy during the partial government shutdown. Reports of off-roading, graffiti, overflowing toilets and illegal camping have all come from the park. Now, officials are reporting the most disturbing news of all. Vandals have cut down a protected Joshua tree in order to access sensitive areas of the park where vehicles are banned. In response to the destruction, park superintendent David Smi...
Tags: Politics, News, Environment, Georgia, Sport, Cycling, Maine, Smith, Richard, Harper, Issues, Political, David Smith, Joshua, Park Service, NC


Visitors Chainsaw Iconic Joshua Trees in National Park During Gov't Shutdown

Joshua trees are beautiful, but humans can be pretty awful. That's what park rangers learned during the first week or so of the partial government shutdown. Joshua Tree National Park is about the size of Delaware, but only eight law-enforcement rangers were tasked with protecting the 1,238 square mile (3,207 square kilometers) wonderland during the shutdown. The result? Visitors did not play by the rules, cutting illegal roads, chopping down the park's most famous occupants -- the Jos...
Tags: Science, Smith, Delaware, National Park Service, David Smith, Joshua, Colorado River, Joshua Tree National Park, Seuss, Mojave, Yucca, National Parks Traveler, Least Visited National Parks, Mojave yucca Yucca, Jane Rodgers, Colorado Yellowstone