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CHAN 2018: Morocco Beats Namibia to Reach Semi-Finals

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Yet the Atlas Lions showed great initiative and quick-thinking in the 37th minute when playmaker Walid El Karti took a quick free-kick before Namibia's defence could organise themselves, allowing striker Ayoub El Kaabi to go clean through and break the deadlock with a simple finish past goalkeeper Lloyd Kazapua. Read More »

Colts' Andrew Luck 'very close' to throwing

Andrew Luck is making significant strides in his offseason recovery, according to a report . Typically, one throws in rehab for at least a month, then progresses to limited practice for a month and then a full-go trial. The 28-year-old Luck is a three-time Pro Bowler who has topped 4,000 passing yards three times and thrown for 30 or more touchdowns twice. However, the team's success or failure in 2018 is clearly tied to whether or not Luck is healthy and able to play at the level he did ... Read More »

Play 2018 State of the Union Bingo

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The State of the Union is one of Trump's main opportunities this year to make a pitch to the American public. He will speak at a time when he is being buffeted by a drumbeat of headlines about U.S. Especially when they're inviting people like San Juan mayor Carmen Cruz, who is very critical of Trump's response to Puerto Rico. "We've seen an unprecedented number of women file to run for major political offices - more than 500 women filing for major political offices", she said, "and ... Read More »

Son, jealous killer had run-in before car-wash rampage: Victim's dad

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Officials originally reported five people were killed in the shooting, but police later identified the fifth person as the suspected shooter, 28-year-old Timothy Smith, WTAE reported . Citing the ongoing investigation, officials said at a press conference that they couldn't comment on the relationship between Smith and the four victims and haven't released a potential motive. Read More »

Jakubowski found guilty of burglary in gun shop thefts

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Authorities are searching for two people who they said broke into a Janesville gun shop and stole seven handguns on Monday night. "Period", Jakubowski said. He stated, "Mr. Jakubowski is a thief, not a terrorist". Finally, a DNA analyst was called to the stand and said that, in his opinion, DNA recovered inside of the gun store belonged to Jakubowski. Read More »

ComEd Crews Mobilize to Assist in Puerto Rico Recovery

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Atlantic City Electric employees will leave for Puerto Rico in early February. "Our teams are eager to help and look forward to working together with other utility workers to fix the electric infrastructure and restore power". It's disturbing news that only hurts more as 450,000 of the country's 1.5 million electricity customers are still without power . Xcel Energy Crews Depart for Puerto Rico to Help with Power RestorationWisconsin Ag Connection - 01/30/2018Xcel Energy is sending more ... Read More »

For $35, your name will appear during President Trump's SOTU livestream

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The speech is expected to be heavy on immigration as the President is offering a pathway to citizenship for almost two million "dreamers". He also is expected to talk about national security issues, including North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile activity, and also the need for fair trade policies after he pulled the USA out of the proposed 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and initiated a renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) with Mexico and ... Read More »

EPA chief doesn't recall 2016 statements slamming Trump

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In the segment, Campbell asks Pruitt: "Given your comments about hubris, I'm going to say that you're probably not a big Trump supporter?" Pruitt did not elaborate on his views at the hearing Tuesday. "It is important that people know that one of the "stars" of this administration had such serious concerns about threats to the constitution by President Trump ". Read More »

Titans hire Matt LaFleur, Dean Pees as coordinators

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Pees is coming out of retirement after eight seasons with the Baltimore Ravens , the last six as defensive coordinator. LaFleur also worked with 2016 NFL MVP Matt Ryan in two seasons as the Atlanta Falcons' quarterbacks coach (2015-16) and held the same position with the Washington Redskins from 2010-13. Read More »

President Trump prepares for first State Of The Union address

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State of the Union speeches are always a tug of war among White House factions. This year will be a momentous speech, during both a perilous and promising time for the President . President Richard Nixon took a different, defiant tack when he addressed Congress in January 1974, well into the Watergate investigation. "But Representative Steny Hoyer, the No. Read More »

Pope sends sex crimes expert to Chile to investigate bishop

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But Zhuang was reportedly given an offer by the Vatican delegation, that if he resigned he could nominate three priests, one of whom Bishop Huang would choose as his vicar general. After coming under excoriating public criticism, Pope Francis has chose to send the Vatican's most respected sex crimes expert to Chile to investigate a bishop accused by victims of covering up for the country's most notorious pedophile priest. Read More »

FCC: Errors led to false missile alert in Hawaii

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A warning officer who sent an alert that a ballistic missile was headed towards Hawaii believed the threat was real, according to a report on the January 13 incident which sparked widespread panic. They also noted there is more work to be done and they will issue a final report later. Still, while officials became aware of the mistake within three minutes, according to the Post , it took them almost half an hour to decide how they'd tell the public everything was actually fine. Read More »

How Cape Town's Drought Conditions are Changing How Locals Eat and Drink

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South Africa's drought-stricken tourist metropolis of Cape Town has reduced its daily water consumption by 60 million litres a day, pushing back the day it is predicted to run out of water. Purchasing water at R23 (currently the higher end of what Capetonians are forking out in the city) could see residents up spending about R20 000 on water for the next three months, according to Digest estimates. Read More »

Traynor Capital Management Inc. Has $933000 Stake in Southwest Airlines Company (LUV)

Dw Partners Lp who had been investing in Cf Inds Hldgs Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $9.83B market cap company. The stock increased 0.85% or $0.65 during the last trading session, reaching $76.95. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Thursday, October 27 by JP Morgan. The rating was downgraded by JP Morgan to "Neutral" on Wednesday, January 25. Read More »

Saudi billionaire expects a release from all charges

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As for Prince Alwaleed trading in his Kingdom Holdings business soar 10 per cent on January 28th (the maximum rise allowed under exchange rules) and a further 5.38 per cent on January 29. Others say the release of Prince Alwaleed and other billionaires marks the end of the controversial episode. "But the level of follow through will make or break Saudi Arabia's transformation", he wrote in a blog this week titled "After the Ritz-Carlton crackdown, what's next?" "The positives for the ... Read More »

Indiana teaching assistant accused of molesting 17 kids

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Authorities say they received reports of more victims after Begin was initially charged. These molesting allegations arose from incidents that occurred at Jeffersonville's Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) and Thomas Jefferson Elementary School, Clark County Prosecutor Jeremy Mull said. Read More »

Where's your passport!? Elephant illegally crosses the border

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The broadcaster cited local border patrol officers as saying elephants often look for food in neighboring areas during the cold winter months. "The elephant has now returned to the forest safe and sound". Elephants are nationally protected in China . China is said to have a population of about 300 Asian elephants, a lot of them live in Yunnan's forests in southwestern China . Read More »

Collins says Trump should not release House intelligence memo on Russian Federation probe

Schiff said Wray also offered to brief the committee before the memo was released but the Republicans did not accept the invitation. It's not clear whether the measure will receive enough votes to proceed or whether the Republican majority will instead table the minority's document and vote to publicly release its own classified memo, which was first made accessible to all House members on January 18. Read More »

Reserve Bank reassures South Africans over Capitec

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Steinhoff has admitted "accounting irregularities", triggering an 85 percent share slide. Furthermore, the report called on SARB and the Finance Minister to place Capitec under curatorship. "We have confidence in its performance and monitoring of the sector by the South African Reserve Bank". Founded in 2001, Capitec has grown rapidly by focusing on low income South Africans who use its branches to deposit their wages and take out unsecured loans. Read More »

Chance of light snow from near-miss storm

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Cloudy, with a low around 28. Lows around 49. Wind N 6-12 miles per hour. However, another cold front will move through Wednesday night and temperatures will only reach the low to mid 30s then fall into the teens Thursday night . Cloudy, with a low around 12. Light southwest wind becoming south 9 to 14 miles per hour in the evening. SATURDAY: Rain chances return for the start of the weekend, with a high temperature of 54 degrees. Read More »

Toronto police officers suspended after allegedly ingesting pot, hallucinating while on duty

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He confirmed the two officers alleged to have consumed the marijuana edibles have been suspended with pay pending an investigation by the Professional Standards Unit. Last Saturday night , two Toronto cops raided a local marijuana dispensary, as happens fairly frequently in the city. Surely some of the police officers involved in a raid smoke weed (doesn't everyone?) and took some for their own supply. Read More »

Saudis may squeeze more than $100bn from arrested billionaires in 'corruption purge'

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Kingdom Holding-in which the prince has a 95 percent stake-owns The Savoy in London, the Fairmont Plaza and the famed George V hotel in Paris. Saudi authorities have reached agreements to recover more than 400 billion riyals (S$140 billion) from people held under a controversial corruption investigation but refused to settle with 56 suspects who remain in custody. Read More »

Six of family killed in blast

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The improvised explosive device exploded in the Shiite-dominated Maqbal area of Kurram tribal district as a van carrying nine people drove by. Sources said that the injured person was later shifted to Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in Peshawar, adding that his life was out of danger. Read More »

Maui twins murder trial underway

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The sisters, who were 38 at the time, were seen arguing on the narrow, winding Hana Highway on the island of Maui before their SUV plunged 200 feet over a cliff. Court documents stated the vehicle's air-bag control module showed that the driver did not attempt to brake before accelerating, making a hard left and hitting the wall. Read More »

House Intelligence Committee votes to release memo on Russian Federation investigation

House Republicans have kept up a steady drumbeat calling for the release of a classified memo summarizing the Nunes investigation into the FBI and Justice Department's use of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. Assistant Attorney General Stephen Boyd wrote to Congress last week, warning lawmakers that releasing the memo without giving the Justice Department and the FBI an opportunity to review it "would be extraordinarily reckless , " because doing so could harm national ... Read More »

UNC basketball player Jalek Felton suspended

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He was the No. 1 combo-guard in the class and the No. 30 player in the 2017 class, according to 247Sports. It has been a disappointing season for Felton, whose uncle Ray led the Tar Heels to the national title in 2005. UNC could opt to have senior Theo Pinson play point guard to give Berry a breather at times and freshman Andrew Platek could also see an uptick in minutes. Read More »

Court nullifies Malaysian Indira Gandhi's kids' conversion to Islam

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The Federal Court ruling has drawn a line under a searing debate over whether Muslim parents could convert a child without the consent of their non-Muslim spouse, as the judges decided that the word "parent" in the Constitution cannot be read literally as "both parents have equal rights". Read More »

Sharif family's objections to NAB supplementary reference rejected

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The former premier, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and her husband Captain (retd) Safdar also appeared in the court. "Now, the supplementary reference focuses only on Nawaz". In its reference against the former finance minister, NAB alleged that "the accused has acquired assets and pecuniary interests/resources in his own name and/or in the name of his dependents of an approximate amount of Rs831.678 million (approx)". Read More »

Orange passport: Govt. reverses its decision

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Raja of the CPI. Our Bureau Following a severe backlash, the government has decided that it will continue with the old format of passports in which the last page bearing name of father of the passport holder will be printed even as the idea to have orange colour jacket to ECR passport holders has been done away with. Read More »