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TCU vs West Virginia basketball

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Cousy Award finalist Jevon Carter - coming off a career-best 33 points against Oklahoma State - managed only nine points on 3-of-9 shooting for WVU but recorded nine assists. 20 West Virginia on Monday night. After a 1-1 week and a victory over a nationally ranked opponent, West Virginia checks in at No. 20 in the latest AP Top 25. Read More »

Ford Ranger Raptor 'Would Do Really Well' In The US

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Owners are asked to bring their Rangers into dealers, who will make the necessary repairs free of charge. The brand-new, 2019 Ford Ranger Raptor was unveiled earlier this month in Thailand, and will go on sale later this year in select global markets, including Australia. Read More »

For the Sake of Fandom, Sanity, and Star Wars

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Ok, the pirate, heist, and Wild West elements make sense, but what does a film about bowling have to do with an interstellar smuggler? In fact that was one of the things he was concerned about when he was asked to do the project since he happens to know Chris Miller and Phil Lord , the former directors of the upcoming film. Read More »

4 killed in plane crash near Southern California

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The aircraft broke apart and debris was strewn throughout dry brush alongside a dirt road near Agua Dulce. The other victims were Tom Hastings' daughter, Amber Hill, her husband Jacob Hill, and his granddaughter Madison Hastings-Saxelby. Palmdale sheriff's deputies responded to the crash site and discovered the wreckage of a small plane crash with four dead inside, including one child under 10 years old, according to the department. Read More »

RSF terms Asma Jahangir a 'towering figure' in defence of human rights

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She later went on to become the first woman to serve as the president of the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA). She bravely defended the poor, he said of the woman who is even being mourned by many Pakistanis who were her foes. Born in 1952, studied at the Convent of Jesus and Mary before receiving her B.A degree from Kinnaird College and LLB from the Punjab University in 1978. Read More »

U.S. jail officers charged after mentally ill inmate dies of thirst

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Mr Thomas' family said he was having a mental breakdown when police arrested him on April 14, 2016, for shooting a man in front of his parents' house and later firing a gun inside a casino. But she said this was supposed to continue only until the inmate settled down. The former commander of the jail, Nancy Evans , has been charged with obstructing an officer and felony misconduct in office. Read More »

Kerala: 5 dead in a blast in Cochin Shipyard

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Initial reports say that there was an explosion in the water tank of the ship. "Despite today (Tuesday) being a holiday, we ensured that the injured get immediate treatment", said Madu, adding that that it took time for officials to idenitfy the bodies. Read More »

Death of Pakistani Human Rights and Democracy Advocate Asma Jahangir

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She was to visit jail again under General Pervez Musharraf during the Lawyers Movement of 2007, not that the lawyers of Lahore, majority from small cities and of conservative mind, loved her for her defence of the non-Muslims and women. "No one can replace Asma, ..." Asma defended a blind 13-year-old who had been raped by her employers and had become pregnant but was sent to jail charged with "zina". Read More »

Maldives crisis: Military blocks MPs from entering Parliament

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A former President of the Maldives and now the opposition's mascot, Nasheed had rather brazenly asked for a "military-backed" Indian diplomatic intervention. But this has not washed with the Maldivians who say that it is clear as crystal that New Delhi does not want to talk to them, and that, in that context, engaging with China and Pakistan stands to reason and is perfectly justifiable. Read More »

No charges against dad who lunged at Nassar

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Nassar, former U.S. Olympic gymnastic doctor, was sentenced last month to 40 to 175 years in prison for molesting young girls under the guise of treatment after a week-long hearing that featured statements from 156 of his accusers. Eaton County Prosecutor Doug Lloyd says he checked with the defense council and Nassar whether they wanted to press charges and they said no. When the judge declined, Margraves asked for one minute alone in the room. Read More »

SC stays J&K government FIR against Army Major

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The court also issued a notice on another petition which sought a direction to the Centre to set up a committee of experts for conducting a preliminary inquiry before a case is registered against Army personnel, and direction to the state government not to withdraw cases against stone-pelters. Read More »

Armed groups sign ceasefire pact amid fighting in north Myanmar

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The agreement of two more ethnic groups to sign the nationwide ceasefire agreement (NCA) is a milestone for the government after taking office almost two years ago as State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi seeks to revive the stalled peace process to end decades-long civil wars. Read More »

Trump Wants to Curb Family-Based Migration. Would Your Family Be Affected?

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US District Court Judge Nicholas Garaufis stated in a court order Tuesday in NY that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program ( DACA ) could not be cancelled "pending a decision on the merits of these cases". Bennet was part of the "Gang of Eight" that passed a comprehensive bipartisan immigration bill out of the Senate in 2013 with more than 60 votes. Read More »

Paul Ryan challenger Paul Nehlen's Twitter account suspended after anti-Semitic tweets

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After analysing his skeleton further and some facial reconstruction, scientists concluded that his ancestors arrived in Britain from West Asia after leaving Africa. On Sunday, Nehlen tried to defend his tweet after much criticism by targeting the Cheddar Man research. It might not be shocking to note that Nehlen is a Trump supporter, self-proclaimed "constitutional conservative", white supremacist, and member of the alt-right who has been backed by Steve Bannon in the last election, which ... Read More »

Australia given combined rating on indigenous 'hole'

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Kevin Rudd committed Australia to reducing the difference in life expectancies between Aboriginal and non-indigenous people on February 13, 2008, when he made a historic apology to Australia's indigenous minority for past injustices. Among measures of continuing inequality, indigenous Australians can expect to live about 10 years less than non-indigenous Australians. "In 2018, it is still a fact that our people live almost a decade less than non-Indigenous peoples in this country", she said ... Read More »

Indian authorities ask Pierce Brosnan to 'explain' chewing tobacco advert

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On Monday the Delhi health department issued a show-cause notice to the Irish actor demanding he explain his appearance in the commercials, which it claims were a form of "surrogate advertisement" meant to evade a ban on promoting tobacco. Pan Bahar has denied it misled Brosnan and emphasised that its product is a mouth freshener that should not be associated with chewing tobacco. "As a man who has spent decades championing women's healthcare and environmental protection, I was distressed ... Read More »

Lookout for Analyst's Suggestions: UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH)

Jana Partners LLC purchased a new stake in shares of UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE: UNH ) in the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. It also reduced Bed Bath & Beyond Inc (NASDAQ:BBBY) stake by 25,112 shares and now owns 24,357 shares. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.23 in 2017 Q3. Read More »

Taliban kill 4 paramilitary cops in Quetta

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The FC security personnel were performing their routine duty along the railway track near Sariab Road. On Jan 9, a strong explosion near rocked the Balochistan capital on Tuesday, killing at least seven people including five police personnel and injuring dozens others. Read More »

AEW Capital Management LP Cuts Position in Kilroy Realty Corp (KRC)

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Investors of record on Thursday, February 1st will be paid a $0.219 dividend. It has outperformed by 15.41% the S&P500. AEW Capital Management L P owned 0.07% of Kilroy Realty worth $5,147,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. JPMorgan Chase & Co. cut Kilroy Realty from an "overweight" rating to a "neutral" rating and set a $79.00 price target for the company.in a report on Friday, December 15th. Read More »

Renzi: Di Maio è come quel mio compagno di classe che

Pur essendo candidato al Senato nella lista plurinominale per il Senato della Repubblica, Matteo Renzi , Segretario e leader del Partito Democratico , non sarà in Campania. Oggi il Giornale parlava di un piano B dell'ex premier in caso di sconfitta elettorale per diventare la seconda carica dello Stato. Grasso vi sta prendendo in giro. Read More »

Kim Campbell says female broadcasters should not bare arms

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Sun Editor-In-Chief Adrienne Batra and reporter/columnist Liz Braun are left scratching their heads as to why a former female politician would criticize what women wear on air - especially considering that the female empowerment movement continues to solidify itself in the zeitgeist and society. Read More »

Qatar lands in Canberra

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The service to Doha is not direct, however, with Canberra's runway deemed too short for Qatar Airways to operate long-haul outgoing flights. Qatar Airways CEO, His Excellency Mr. From Canberra QR907 is timed to depart at 13:45 and land in Sydney at 14:45. Mr. Steven Ciobo, at Parliament House. Singapore Airlines is also upgrading Canberra-Singapore from four weekly flights to daily in May-2018 but its Canberra traffic may not increase, due to the suspension of the ... Read More »

Delhi: Seven-year-old's body found stuffed in suitcase, IAS aspirant arrested

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Neighbours claimed that when they complained about the foul smell emanating from his room, the accused showed a dead rat and blamed the stench to it. The tenant, identified as Avadesh Sakya, has been arrested . On intimating the police, Sakya was again called for questioning. "The boy's grandfather treated Sakya nearly like his fourth son and this was not liked by the child's parents", said Khan. Read More »

14 cattle worms found in OR woman's eye

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Nobody should panic, however. Although common in animals, eye-worm infections in humans are extremely rare. Eventually, a team of scientists at the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention figured out that she had been infected by a species of eye worm that had never before been found in a human. Read More »

Indian Mujahideen terrorist wanted in 5 bomb blast cases arrested

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Police should explain why he was not arrested then, how he was allowed to escape. Khan, who was present at Batla House with four others, had managed to evade the police during the encounter on September 19, 2008 in Delhi's Jamia Nagar. On November 23, 2007, Khan along with his IM associates planted improvised explosive devices at the courts. Sources said Khan, after the shootout, spent several days travelling in trains and buses across Delhi and Uttar Pradesh and eventually managed to ... Read More »

23 killed as truck carrying migrants overturns in Libya

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He said "We did not receive the driver (at the hospital), and we don't know what has happened to him, most likely he's survived otherwise he would be brought here". In November previous year, the United Nations' migration agency said more than 33,000 refugees had died at sea while trying to reach European shores since 2000. Read More »