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Winter Olympics: Sofia Goggia wins Italy's third gold medal Winter Olympics: Sofia Goggia wins Italy's third gold medal
- February 22, 2018

Goggia finished in a time of 1 minute, 39.22 seconds to hold off Norwegian Ragnhild Mowinckel by 0.09 seconds. For a stretch of eight years - 2008-16 - she won eight World Cup downhill titles, only missing in 2014 because of the knee injury that kept her from competing at the Sochi Olympics . (more...)
Netanyahu's Confidant Testifies in Graft Case Netanyahu's Confidant Testifies in Graft Case
- February 22, 2018

ONE of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's closest confidants has agreed to testify against him in a graft probe, Israeli police said yesterday, in a fresh threat to his long tenure. The aide, Nir Hefetz, is suspected of having offered Judge Hila Gerstel the appointment of attorney general if she dismissed a pending case concerning Sara Netanyahu's excessive household spending. (more...)
NY joins forces with CT, NJ & RI for tougher gun laws NY joins forces with CT, NJ & RI for tougher gun laws
- February 22, 2018

Phil Murphy , of New Jersey; Andrew Cuomo, of New York; Dannel Malloy, of CT; and Gina Raimondo, of Rhode Island , announced the formation of the coalition in a news release, and invited other states across the nation to join. The consortium will be operated by a partnership of to-be-announced colleges and universities in the member states. The federal government has largely prohibited funding of gun violence research since 1996, the news release notes. (more...)
Federal Bureau of Investigation admits failing to act on tip on Florida school shooter
- February 22, 2018

The FBI said that information should have been assessed as a potential threat to life and passed on to the Miami field office but that "we have determined these protocols were not followed". He called for FBI Director Christopher Wray to resign. This admission from the FBI comes as it was already under fire for yet another tip the bureau had received about Cruz. (more...)
Trump berates California, threatens to pull federal immigration agents Trump berates California, threatens to pull federal immigration agents
- February 22, 2018

Watch the President's comments above. "They're doing a lousy management job, they have the highest taxes in the nation and they don't know what's happening out there". Many cities have been openly defiant in the face of the threats, with lawsuits pending in Chicago, Philadelphia and California over whether the administration has overstepped its authority by seeking to withhold grant money. (more...)
This Could Prove Biblical Prophet's Existence. Or Not This Could Prove Biblical Prophet's Existence. Or Not
- February 22, 2018

Isaiah's name ('Yesha'yahu' in Hebrew) is visible on the seal, however damage to the seal has meant that archaeologists are unsure as to whether it refers to the Biblical Prophet Isaiah, or someone else with the same name who lived during that time. (more...)
Missoula Students March For Stronger Gun Regulations Missoula Students March For Stronger Gun Regulations
- February 22, 2018

Swift commended the students on safely and respectfully participating in Wednesday's walkout, saying she was proud of how they raised their voices on school safety concerns. "He said out of respect and honor, the alarm will ring and all students can walk out", he said. Federal officials have said the alleged Parkland shooter, 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz, about a year ago legally purchased the AR-15 rifle he used in the attack. (more...)
Trump says arming some teachers would stop shootings Trump says arming some teachers would stop shootings "instantly"
- February 22, 2018

President, we'll fix it. I want to feel safe at school". Trump listened while survivors spoke during the event, but he later used the school shooting in Florida to make a case for looser laws on concealed carry permits. Mark Barden, whose son was killed at Sandy Hook , criticised it, saying teachers already have too much too worry about. Besides pleas inside the White House , hundreds of protesters gathered outside it Wednesday afternoon to call for restrictions on guns. (more...)
YouTube Removes School Shooting Conspiracy Video From Trending Section
- February 22, 2018

According to Variety , the video , entitled " DAVID HOGG THE ACTOR....", was reportedly removed at approximately 11 a.m. EST on Wednesday morning. Unfortunately, there are apparently thousands of people out there ready to smear school shooting survivors with fake conspiracy theories in an effort to hold onto their automatic weapons. (more...)
School says student threat prompts more police patrols School says student threat prompts more police patrols
- February 22, 2018

In a follow-up message sent to students and families Wednesday afternoon, Olsen said the "student involved is not in the school", and that Palos Hills police were providing increased patrols around the school at 111th Street and Roberts Road. (more...)
Heavy rainfall expected across state through the weekend Heavy rainfall expected across state through the weekend
- February 22, 2018

The fear of rising water along the river forced the evacuation late Tuesday of the LaSalle County Nursing Home in Ottawa. Just 12 inches of fast moving water will do it. "Bistineau is right about normal pool stage, but given the flooding that we're expecting upstream on Dorcheat, we can expect some additional rises over there in lake Bistineau over the weekend". (more...)
After father's plea, Texas board recommends clemency for death row inmate After father's plea, Texas board recommends clemency for death row inmate
- February 22, 2018

David Gutierrez, the parole board's presiding officer, said the panel recommended the governor commute Whitaker's sentence "to a lesser penalty". "Any time anybody's life is at stake, that's a very serious matter", Abbott said. Speaking before Tuesday's decision the 69-year-old told Sky News: "Nobody has to convince me about how bad the crime was because I live with the consequences of his bad choices every day". (more...)
Pence Snub Reveals North Korea Strategy at Work Pence Snub Reveals North Korea Strategy at Work
- February 22, 2018

Kim Yong Chol, a general and former chief of the military intelligence agency, has been blacklisted by Washington and Seoul in unilateral sanctions. According to the official, following a recent visit to the South by a high-ranking North Korean delegation, Lee met with the top diplomats from the U.S., Japan and Russian Federation stationed in Seoul to closely communicate the current situation on the Korean Peninsula and to discuss their future collaborations. (more...)
SoulCalibur VI Roster to Include Returning Fan-Favorites Ivy and Zasalamel SoulCalibur VI Roster to Include Returning Fan-Favorites Ivy and Zasalamel
- February 22, 2018

Bandai Namco have announced that series favourites Ivy and Zasalamel will be joining the SCVI roster. Some had anxious that Bandai Namco would ask developers Project Soul to tone done her appearance for SoulCalibur VI . When you think about the most iconic characters in the SoulCalibur franchise, it's hard not to think about Ivy. While his fighting skills were second-to-none, his arrogance drove him to a clan rule which ended with both his arms being broken and him being banished from his ... (more...)
Russian 'arrested over Pompey fan attack at Euro 2016' Russian 'arrested over Pompey fan attack at Euro 2016'
- February 22, 2018

The suspect was not named. And he is believed to be staring up at a 15-year prison sentence in France for his alleged, gruesome attack on Bache before England and Russia's opening game in Marseille almost two years ago. He suffered severe brain injuries and had to be placed in an induced coma, from which he has since emerged. A police statement issued to the news organisation said: 'It seems he didn't count on the good co-operation of European law enforcement agencies. (more...)
AAP protests outside Rajnath Singh's residence over alleged attack on its leaders AAP protests outside Rajnath Singh's residence over alleged attack on its leaders
- February 22, 2018

Addressing the workers, Chahal said: "Kejriwal and his party leaders must apologise to Prakash for their behaviour". "This protest will continue on all working days at 1:30 pm in all the Delhi government offices, Jal board, other affiliated offices till the political executive takes tangible steps to ensure safety and dignity of all government employees", Manisha Saxena, secretary of IAS Association, said. (more...)
The Tempur Sealy International Inc (TPX) Receives $68.40 Consensus PT from Analysts The Tempur Sealy International Inc (TPX) Receives $68.40 Consensus PT from Analysts
- February 22, 2018

It has outperformed by 55.17% the S&P500. The original version of this news story can be read at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2018/02/17/james-investment-research-inc-lowers-stake-in-tempur-sealy-international-inc-tpx.html. Moreover, Cipher Lp has 0.13% invested in Tempur Sealy International, Inc. Since October 19, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 5 selling transactions for $11.83 million activity. (more...)
Students Debate Guns And School Safety At The White House
- February 22, 2018

Thursday at the school. She also recapped Ann Arbor Public Schools' history of fighting through the court system for the right to maintain schools as weapon-free zones. "We want our voices to be heard because, in the eyes of the government, our voices aren't heard". "It feels nearly like passing a torch". He is also working with other students to plan a " March for Our Lives " in Rochester on March 24 to coincide with a similar march in Washington, D.C. (more...)
Buhari meets with Obasanjo, Jonathan, Governors over Insecurity Buhari meets with Obasanjo, Jonathan, Governors over Insecurity
- February 22, 2018

It will be the third time President Buhari will be meeting with the council since taking the reins of government in 2015. The meeting also observed a minute silence in memory of late former Chief Justice Dahiru Mustapher, who died recently. (more...)
Company wins right to build mini-casino near Shippensburg Company wins right to build mini-casino near Shippensburg
- February 22, 2018

Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment Inc., which has now been awarded the license, bid $8.1 million to locate a Category 4 casino in Cumberland County . South Newton Township opted out. Penn National , however, is not planning to publicly weigh in on the potential impact of each planned mini-casino until the company knows the exact locations, size and scope of the proposed satellite parlors. (more...)
Haitian and Salvadoran TPS holders sue Trump administration Haitian and Salvadoran TPS holders sue Trump administration
- February 22, 2018

The lawsuit, filed in federal court in Boston, looks to prevent the Trump administration from ending the protections, The Associated Press reported . The Department of Homeland Security has said that conditions in Haiti have improved significantly and the country is now able to "safely receive traditional levels of returned citizens". (more...)
Buckingham Research Increases Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) Price Target to $403.00 Buckingham Research Increases Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) Price Target to $403.00
- February 22, 2018

Newport Asia Llc who had been investing in Las Vegas Sands Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $59.33 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.10% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $120.19. Since September 14, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $966,233 activity. It is positive, as 43 investors sold LMT shares while 356 reduced holdings. (more...)
VZ Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level VZ Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level
- February 22, 2018

Verizon Communications now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $53.51. About 52,800 shares traded. Vetr raised Verizon Communications from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $54.80 price objective for the company in a research report on Monday, February 5th. (more...)
Winter Olympics 2018: Krushelnitckii stripped of bronze medal after admitting doping offence Winter Olympics 2018: Krushelnitckii stripped of bronze medal after admitting doping offence
- February 22, 2018

However, Krushelnitsky tested positive for the endurance booster meldonium , raising questions about the pre-Games testing and the decision to let Russian athletes compete. "I hope this will not influence the decision of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on February 24 on the return of Russian Federation into the Olympic family". (more...)
Eden Hazard reveals what he told Willian shortly before class Barcelona goal Eden Hazard reveals what he told Willian shortly before class Barcelona goal
- February 22, 2018

It's great that he's able to play this game with this maturity, this personality". However, the Blues came close to scoring with Brazilian worldwide, Willian Borges da Silva hitting the woodwork twice in the first half. The diminutive Argentine atoned on Tuesday, giving Barcelona a precious away goal as he strode on to a pass from Andres Iniesta and calmly side-footed the ball home to cancel out Willian's opener for Chelsea . (more...)

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