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From travel to IPOs, how shutdown is upsetting U.S. economy

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER WASHINGTON — Delta Air Lines can’t get eight new aircraft in the air. Roughly a million government employees and contractors aren’t being paid. Some Americans who are trying to start small businesses face delays in obtaining the required tax identification number from the IRS. As the partial government shutdown moves through its fourth week with no end in sight, the economic blow is being felt not only by federal workers but also by business people, households and traveler...
Tags: Lyft, Europe, New York, Washington, White House, Sport, Soccer, Commerce, Delta, Associated Press, North Carolina, Irs, Securities And Exchange Commission, Federal Aviation Administration, Delta Air Lines, Trump


Parents charged after toddler dies from fentanyl poisoning

CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A Detroit-area couple has been charged in the opioid overdose of their 18-month-old daughter who died on Christmas Day. Macomb County Prosecutor Eric Smith told the Detroit Free Press that an autopsy showed Ava Floyd had ingested up to 15 times the amount of fentanyl authorities had seen in the […]
Tags: News, Nation, Detroit, Detroit Free Press, Eric Smith, CLINTON TOWNSHIP Mich AP, Ava Floyd


New Year Kicks Off With Huge $200M Investment In Legal Tech Company

Just a few weeks ago, in my 2018 year-end round-up of the most important legal technology developments, I noted that it had been a banner year for investments in legal technology companies, with the total hitting $1 billion. Now, 2019 is off to a roaring start, with news of a $200 million strategic investment in Onit, a Houston company that provides enterprise workflow products for legal management, contract management and business process automation. The investment was made by K1 Investment Man...
Tags: New York, Law, Uncategorized, Los Angeles, Houston, Eric Smith, Beaverton, LegalZoom, Bob Ambrogi, Exterro, Elfman, Litera Microsystems, Onit, Eric M Elfman, Leeds Equity Partners K1, Sackett Group


New Year Kicks Off With Huge $200M Investment In Legal Tech Company

Just a few weeks ago, in my 2018 year-end round-up of the most important legal technology developments, I noted that it had been a banner year for investments in legal technology companies, with the total hitting $1 billion. Now, 2019 is off to a roaring start, with news of a $200 million strategic investment in Onit, a Houston company that provides enterprise workflow products for legal management, contract management and business process automation. The investment was made by K1 Investment Man...
Tags: New York, Law, Uncategorized, Los Angeles, Houston, Eric Smith, Beaverton, LegalZoom, Exterro, Elfman, Litera Microsystems, Onit, Eric M Elfman, Leeds Equity Partners K1, Sackett Group, Wolters Kluwer Today


Clippers continue to be moved to action by Thousand Oaks shooting

LOS ANGELES — Even with a couple more days between them and last week’s mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, the event remained heavy on the minds of the people about to put on a show Monday at Staples Center. Upon hearing from local authorities that blood donations were among the most pressing needs following the shooting, the Clippers teamed with Cedars-Sinai to stage a blood drive on the suite level of Staples from 6 p.m. through halftime of Monday’s game against the Golden State Warriors. Fans wh...
Tags: Sports, Phoenix Suns, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Sport, Soccer, Williams, Nba, Rivers, Atlanta Hawks, Milwaukee Bucks, Lakers, Kerr, Adam Silver, Clippers, Eric Smith


Danyna Gibson: Quick Facts About Straight-A Student Stabbed to Death by Classmate Over a Boy

Danyna Gibson, a 16-year-old girl from Michigan, has been making headlines after being fatally stabbed at school by one of her classmates.Gibson’s classmate 17-year-old Tanaya Lewis has been arrested in connection with her murder. Both girls were students at Fitzgerald High School.Here’s what you need to know about Danyna Gibson and her untimely death: Danyna Gibson was allegedly killed over text messages between her and the suspect’s boyfriend. According to reports, the incident sparked over ...
Tags: Crime, News, High School, Jazz, Michigan, Smith, Detroit Free Press, Gibson, Eric Smith, Macomb County, WXYZ, Warren Michigan, Things You Need To Know, Tanaya Lewis, Danyna Gibson, Fitzgerald High School


BBC Radio Shropshire’s Vicki Archer dies suddenly

Tributes have been paid to BBC Radio Shropshire presenter Vicki Archer who has died suddenly at the age of 41. The news was announced by her colleague Eric Smith on-air this afternoon at 3pm. He said thoughts were with her family and the cause of her death is not known. “As you’d expect our programmes for the rest of the day will sound a bit different to usual as we remember Vicki.” She hosted her radio show as normal on Monday afternoon and even tweeted a funny selfie of herself after forget...
Tags: Top, Bbc, People, Radio, Magic, West Midlands, Eric Smith, Vicki, Adam Green, Personalities, David Jennings, BBC Radio Shropshire, The Midlands, Vicki Archer, Vicki She, Majorca Vicki


Tour Des Trees Bicycling Tour to Stop in Kent and Other Parts of Ohio

A seven-day cycling tour that combines bike racing with forestry is coming to Ohio for the first time. The 581-mile Tour Des Trees starts Sunday in Columbus. J. Eric Smith, CEO and President of the event's organizer, Tree Fund , said the tour is about engaging the community in awareness of urban forests. “Every day we have multiple stops. We do events. We go into schools," Smith said. "We do school programs. We do tree plantings, basically connect where we can with the community to get people th...
Tags: Ohio, Kent, Cleveland, Smith, Columbus, Eric Smith, Tyler Thompson, Mohican State Park, Tree Fund


Dolphins ignoring bleak predictions for 2018 season

Dolphins cornerback Tony Lippett hasn't heard all of the dark rankings and prognostications related to his team for the 2018 season. Offensive tackle Eric Smith has heard some of them, and cornerback Xavien Howard has heard almost all of them.
Tags: News, Eric Smith, Tony Lippett, Xavien Howard


Single Review: Spencer Kilpatrick, “Lungs”

Fans of early Amos Lee – in other words: well-crafted acoustic soul – mustmustMUST tune into Spencer Kilpatrick, a Reno, Nev.-based songwriter who previewed the single “Lungs” on Soundcloud just this week. Like Lee, Kilpatrick – who’s getting primed to tour nationally, starting tomorrow – has an in indescribably smooth and endearing timbre, something transient and touching between smoke and silk. And while “Dear Carolyn,” the single he self-released last month, hinted at a command of rhythm in i...
Tags: Music, Soul, Nevada, Reno, Soundcloud, Joan, Folk, Acoustic, Elko, Lungs, Songwriter, Eric Smith, Bandcamp, Reno Nev, NV, Kilpatrick


Review: Spencer Kilpatrick – “Lungs”

Fans of early Amos Lee – in other words: well-crafted acoustic soul – mustmustMUST tune into Spencer Kilpatrick, a Reno, Nev.-based songwriter who previewed the single “Lungs” on Soundcloud just this week. Like Lee, Kilpatrick – who’s getting primed to tour nationally, starting tomorrow – has an in indescribably smooth and endearing timbre, something transient and touching between smoke and silk. And while “Dear Carolyn,” the single he self-released last month, hinted at a command of rhythm in i...
Tags: Music, Soul, Nevada, Reno, Soundcloud, Joan, Folk, Cd Reviews, Acoustic, Elko, Lungs, Songwriter, Eric Smith, Bandcamp, Reno Nev, NV


Former Inmates Say They Were Abused By Their Guards. Now They Want Justice.

Eric Smith and Alleadhin “Ali” Qandah have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit to take on the St. Charles County Jail.
Tags: News, Eric Smith, Alleadhin


Cooking the Books with Eric Smith

Happy Friday and welcome to a regular monthly feature in partnership with Fran Wilde and Aliette de Bodard’s Cooking the Books Podcast! Today’s guest is Eric Smith, talking to Aliette and Fran over at the main kitchen, about his incredible new YA novel, The Girl and the Grove. Meanwhile… Here at the extension kitchen, we have bonus Q&A content and an audio snippet: The Book Smugglers: What’s your favorite food scene from (an SFF) movie, tv show, or book? Eric Smith: Oh, this is such an easy...
Tags: Books, Harry Potter, Laura Dern, Fran Wilde, Don, Eric Smith, Bender, Caesar, Leila, John Hammond, Fran, Aliette de Bodard, Aliette, Cooking the Books


Miami Dolphins Continue Hurricane Rebuilding Efforts in the Florida Keys

Tavernier, FL -- Miami Dolphins Tackle Eric Smith, alumni Troy Drayton and Nat Moore, Miami Dolphins Cheerleaders Adrianna, Agustina, Ally, Amina, Brittany, Jamie, Jennifer, Katie, Rachel, Tamara a...
Tags: News, Miami Dolphins, Eric Smith, Florida Keys, Troy Drayton, Tavernier FL Miami Dolphins, Nat Moore Miami Dolphins


DOLPHINS DARKROOM: Dolphins Continue Hurricane Rebuilding Efforts In Keys

Tackle Eric Smith, alumni Troy Drayton and Nat Moore, Cheerleaders, TD, Ocean Studies Charter School 200 volunteers joined KaBOOM to transform an empty site into a kid-designed, state-of-the-art playground
Tags: News, Eric Smith, Troy Drayton


Police: Officers shoot man who raised gun at restaurant

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say an armed man was fatally shot during a confrontation with Florida police officers. Orlando police Deputy Chief Eric Smith said during a news conference that the shooting occurred Wednesday morning. Police say the armed man went to a Wahlburgers restaurant in downtown Orlando, raised a handgun and then left. […]
Tags: Florida, News, Ap, Orlando, Orlando Fla, Eric Smith, Wahlburgers, Nation & World


Lawsuit cites concerns at St. Charles County Jail

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A federal lawsuit filed on behalf of two former inmates of the St. Charles County Jail says one was attacked and nearly killed by a jailer, and the other spent months in solitary confinement for no good reason. The lawsuit was filed Wednesday on behalf of Eric Smith and Ali Qandah. […]
Tags: News, Ap, St Louis, Eric Smith, Nation & World, St Charles County Jail, Ali Qandah


Ohio police investigate death of pedestrian pulling wagon

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (AP) — Police are investigating the death of a man struck by a pickup truck as he pulled a little red wagon across a busy roadway in Ohio. The Hamilton-Middletown Journal-News reports that 56-year-old Eric Smith of Middletown died Friday night. The Ohio State Highway Patrol says Smith was taken from the accident […]
Tags: News, Ap, Ohio, Smith, Eric Smith, Ohio State Highway Patrol, Middletown, Middletown Ohio, Hamilton Middletown Journal News, Nation & World


Oscar Peterson: Sinatra Portrait

A zillion jazz tributes to Frank Sinatra have been recorded over the decades. One of the first and best is Oscar Peterson's A Jazz Portrait of Frank Sinatra. The album''s marathon recording session was done for Verve in a single night in Paris in May 1959. The album featured what would become the classic Oscar Peterson Trio—featuring Peterson (p), Ray Brown (b) and Ed Thigpen (d). Thigpen had been added months earlier to replace guitarist Herb Ellis, who threw in the towel on Peterson's relentl...
Tags: Hong Kong, Europe, Los Angeles, Paris, Oscar, Jazz, Las Vegas, Frank Sinatra, Frank, Peter, Sinatra, Peterson, Eric Smith, Lees, Gene Kelly, Oscar Peterson


Position Review: Offensive Line

Season-ending starters: LT Laremy Tunsil, LG Ted Larsen, C Mike Pouncey, RG Jesse Davis, RT Sam Young Season-ending backups: G Isaac Asiata, C/G Jake Brendel, T Eric Smith, T Zach Sterup Ended s...
Tags: News, Eric Smith, Mike Pouncey, Ted Larsen, Zach Sterup, Jesse Davis RT Sam Young Season, Isaac Asiata C G Jake Brendel


CES 2018: Lenovo Reveals How #DifferentIsBetter

On Tuesday at CES in Las Vegas, Lenovo outlined its 2018 vision for technology innovations—a new portfolio of intelligent devices that will make reality better, from the pocket to the PC to the home, in keeping with its #DifferentIsBetter tagline (Create, tweak, improve, defy). From pocket to PC to home, Lenovo’s CES 2018 lineup aims to make reality better with new devices to reshape the future with AI/AR/VR, intelligent technologies and powerful partnerships. Its presentation included an “U...
Tags: Google, Motorola, Technology, Cortana, Advertising, Ces, Artificial Intelligence, Vr, Virtual Reality, Indiegogo, Ar, Augmented Reality, Ai, Lenovo, Dolby Vision, Qualcomm


Dolphins high on rookie OT Eric Smith, who could debut Sunday

DAVIE—Don't be surprised if Dolphins rookie offensive tackle Eric Smith is dancing on the field at some point in the next two weeks. That's Smith's way of staying loose, and it was working well ...
Tags: News, Dolphins, Smith, Don, Eric Smith


Miami Dolphins Make Roster Moves

MIAMI - The Miami Dolphins today announced they have promoted tight end Thomas Duarte off the practice squad, activated tackle Eric Smith off injured reserve and placed guard/tackle Jermon Bushrod ...
Tags: News, Miami, Miami Dolphins, Eric Smith, Thomas Duarte


Young Adult Sci-Fi & Fantasy Novels That Gave Me Hope Through 2017 – A Smugglivus list by Eric Smith

Welcome to Smugglivus 2017! Throughout this month, we will have guests – authors and bloggers alike – looking back at their favorite reads of 2017, looking forward to events and upcoming books in 2018, and more. Today’s Smugglivus guest is Eric Smith – author, agent, geek and all-around awesome person. We are in tenterhooks for his upcoming novel The Girl & the Grove. Please give it up to Eric! I wonder, as I write this post, how many other writers are thinking about the same thing. The storie...
Tags: Books, Lgbtq, Young Adult, Eric, Eric Smith, Jane, Time Traveler, Smugglivus, Adam Silvera, Justina, Sky Pony Press, Cindy Pon, Smugglivus 2017, Smugglivus Guest Author, Taipei Cindy Pon, Tara Sim


On the Smugglers’ Radar

“On The Smugglers’ Radar” is a feature for books that have caught our eye: books we have heard of via other bloggers, directly from publishers, and/or from our regular incursions into the Amazon jungle. Thus, the Smugglers’ Radar was born. Because we want far more books than we can possibly buy or review (what else is new?), we thought we would make the Smugglers’ Radar into a weekly feature – so YOU can tell us which books you have on your radar as well! On Ana’s Radar: I am still to read Aft...
Tags: Amazon, Europe, Books, US, Earth, Britain, New York Times, Mars, John Le Carre, Anna, Alice, Piper, Helios, Harriet, Harry Houdini, Planetfall


Chris Foerster video: Dolphins OT Eric Smith “shocked” by coach's downfall

DAVIE—As is often the case when something like this happens, at least some of the Dolphins' players were completely blindsided when a video surfaced of offensive line coach Chris Foerster snorting a white, powdery ...
Tags: News, Dolphins, Eric Smith, Chris Foerster


Dolphins place Eric Smith on IR, promote Jordan Lucas up from practrice squad

The Miami Dolphins placed rookie offensive tackle Eric Smith on injured reserve because of a knee injury he's been nursing for the past few weeks. Smith, an undrafted rookie from Virginia, initially made it onto the Dolphins' 53-man roster be
Tags: News, Virginia, Dolphins, Miami Dolphins, Smith, Eric Smith, Jordan Lucas


Miami Dolphins Make Roster Moves

MIAMI - The Miami Dolphins today announced they have placed tackle Eric Smith on injured reserve and promoted cornerback/safety Jordan Lucas to the active roster. Smith signed with Miami as an und...
Tags: News, Miami, Miami Dolphins, Smith, Eric Smith, Jordan Lucas


Miami Dolphins promote DB Jordan Lucas back to active roster; OT Eric Smith to IR

The Dolphins promoted defensive back Jordan Lucas to the active roster Tuesday, filling a spot created when offensive tackle Eric Smith was moved to injured reserve with a knee problem. Lucas, 24, was the Dolphins' sixth-round ...
Tags: News, Dolphins, Miami Dolphins, Lucas, Eric Smith, Jordan Lucas


Dolphins - Saints Friday Injury Report

Defensive tackle Jordan Phillips was listed as doubtful Friday when the Dolphins released their final injury report of the week, and rookie offensive tackle Eric Smith was ruled out. Phillips, wh...
Tags: News, Dolphins, Phillips, Eric Smith, Jordan Phillips, Dolphins Saints