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In swipe at Trump, Berkeley becomes sanctuary city for marijuana

In swipe at Trump, Berkeley becomes sanctuary city for marijuana

The measure was proposed by the city's Mayor Jesse Arreguín. "We're keeping with the strong position Berkeley is a sanctuary for people in our community". Sessions moved to rescind the so-called Cole ...

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Tragedy as 22 students, four teachers die in Kano accident

Tragedy as 22 students, four teachers die in Kano accident

A witness, Tella Maiunguwa, told newsmen that the bus collided with the truck as both were trying to avoid a pothole at Samia Uku village. The Guardian learnt that the pupils, who were on their way ...

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US's Pence Says

US's Pence Says "No Daylight" Between Washington, Seoul On North Korea

Instead of dialogue , USA is betting, at least so far, on a policy of hardness and pressure against Pyongyang, and insists that re will be no possibility of negotiation as long as North Korea does ...

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Porsche is using a 3D printer to make classic parts

Porsche is using a 3D printer to make classic parts

Supplies of certain components run out, and often, it's way too expensive to build a bunch more, especially for limited-production cars like the 959. For larger quantities, production may require the ...

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New aircraft base at VPS brings more jobs

New aircraft base at VPS brings more jobs

VPS will become Allegiant's 14th year-round base. Destin-Fort Walton will be the sixth nonstop destination for Las Vegas-based Allegiant from RDU and the fourth to Florida. The aircraft base is expect...

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Choose awards graffiti artists $6.7mn after 'callous' landlord destroys buildings

Choose awards graffiti artists $6.7mn after 'callous' landlord destroys buildings

Block praised the "respectful, articulate and credible" artists and lambasted Wolkoff, who admitted allowing the artists to work there for decades, saying that he "has been singularly unrepentant". Th...

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Transgender Bathroom Complaints No Longer Being Investigated by Education Department

Transgender Bathroom Complaints No Longer Being Investigated by Education Department

For the past year however, the administration has remained murky on its position of whether or not student transgender protections would fall under the umbrella of a 1972 Title IX federal civil right...

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Trial against Perpetrator of Attack in Sweden Begins

Trial against Perpetrator of Attack in Sweden Begins

Prosecutor Hans Ihrman said Akilov drove a stolen beer truck into a crowd of shoppers in a busy shopping street outside an upmarket department store in Stockholm's city centre. Akilov's case "fits i...

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Ichor Holdings (ICHR) Receives Upgrade From Needham. Will Other Analysts Follow Suit?

On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 37.95 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 2.47, Consequently Ichor (NASDAQ: ICHR)'s weekly and monthly volatility is 14.5...

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GOP congressional candidate Paul Nehlen banned from Twitter for racist image

GOP congressional candidate Paul Nehlen banned from Twitter for racist image

The businessman's tweet sparked an online backlash, with Meghan's Suits co-star Patrick J. Adams calling him "a sad and sick man with no sense of shame or class". Nehlen is running to replace ...

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Koch Network Will Support Marsha Blackburn Even If Bob Corker Runs Again

Koch Network Will Support Marsha Blackburn Even If Bob Corker Runs Again

Bozek noted that several polls have found Blackburn leading former Democratic Gov. Phil Bredesen in a potential Senate matchup. This midterm cycle, the Senate election map generally favors Republi...

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Olympics: Italy's Fontana breaks gold drought in short track 500

Olympics: Italy's Fontana breaks gold drought in short track 500

She managed to fend off several attempts from her competitors to overtake her and finish with a time of 42.569 seconds, ahead of Van Kerkhof's time of 43.256. After undergoing therapy to overcome thos...

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Chapman, Seifert debut as New Zealand bat

Chapman, Seifert debut as New Zealand bat

But Mitchell Santner dismissed and then Trent Boult picked two wickets in two balls to give New Zealand a 12-run win over England in the T20I of Trans-Tasman series .Earlier, Martin Guptill a...

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Florida police stop runaway vehicle

Florida police stop runaway vehicle

The dispatcher tried to help Cooper slow down the vehicle . Experts say that, should you ever get into a similar situation with your gas pedal stuck, call 911 and try to put your vehicle in neutr...

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Boston police tweet about Red Auerbach criticized

Boston police tweet about Red Auerbach criticized

The police force has been criticized in the past for being disproportionately white compared to Boston's population , though the department says it is trying to increase its diversity. The tweet re...

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International Weed Day Linked To Rise In Deadly Car Crashes

International Weed Day Linked To Rise In Deadly Car Crashes

The "High Holiday" became popular after a story from High Times in 1991. Studies suggest cannabis intoxication increases crash risk while driving. "It's going to be really important for both t...

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'High Degree of Confidence' Daesh Leader Baghdadi Wounded in Airstrike

'High Degree of Confidence' Daesh Leader Baghdadi Wounded in Airstrike

It reported that U.S. intelligence agencies had "assessed with a high degree of confidence" that Baghadi, the world's most wanted man , was in Ragga when the missile hit. CNN reported that USA intel...

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Nelly Under Criminal Investigation for Sexual Assault

Nelly Under Criminal Investigation for Sexual Assault

He added, "The fact that the police are investigating these claims is not new information and Nelly welcomes a thorough investigation". English authorities have launched a sexual assault investiga...

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D'Arcy Wretzky Contradicts Billy Corgan Statements About Smashing Pumpkins Reunion Tour

D'Arcy Wretzky Contradicts Billy Corgan Statements About Smashing Pumpkins Reunion Tour

Throughout the interview, Wretzky was sacked up and, at times, indirect. The next day, Corgan put out a statement arguing that he offered Wretzky the chance to play with the band, but that she decli...

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Rikers Island correction officer attacked on cam

Rikers Island correction officer attacked on cam

Four inmates were charged Sunday in connection with the incident. It gives us the right to segregate; separate these particular types of inmates from the other inmates and from correction officers, ...

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Russia Threatens YouTube, Instagram Over Videos Of Kremlin Official And Oligarch

Russia Threatens YouTube, Instagram Over Videos Of Kremlin Official And Oligarch

In compliance with Roskomnadzor's request, YouTube has threatened Navalny's camp to "block the content" unless it removed a video mentioning its investigation of Deripaska, according to an email ...

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First Warning Forecast: Heavy rain moves in for your morning commute

First Warning Forecast: Heavy rain moves in for your morning commute

Lows dip to the upper 30s early Saturday morning. We'll see a mix of sun and clouds with just a stray shower possible. The high was 65at midnight, but temperatures will fall into the 50s by midday...

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NY Times Abruptly Fires Its New Nazi-Befriending Editorial Board Hire

NY Times Abruptly Fires Its New Nazi-Befriending Editorial Board Hire

Twitter users quickly flagged Norton's past controversial tweets , including ones in which she said that she is "friends with various neo-Nazis"-though she clarified that she has "never agreed with th...

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It's flipping great! Mold preparing for annual pancake race on Shrove Tuesday

It's flipping great! Mold preparing for annual pancake race on Shrove Tuesday

Of course, in America, today is more popularly known as Mardi Gras , which is "Fat Tuesday" in French. Traditionally, pancakes were eaten on this day to clear the cupboards of eggs, sugar and flour...

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Qatar Open 2018: Maria Sharapova knocked out in the first round

Qatar Open 2018: Maria Sharapova knocked out in the first round

We will be covering the ATP ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam, Rio Open, Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, and ATP 500 Acapulco in February on www.skysports.com/tennis with news, pr...

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Duterte says female rebels 'should be shot in genitals'

Duterte says female rebels 'should be shot in genitals'

For alleged human rights abuses, the Philippine president has come under fire from the United Nations, Western democracies, human rights organizations, and even government officials in his home countr...

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Boy fighting for life after Virginia-based ambulance hit by drunk driver

Boy fighting for life after Virginia-based ambulance hit by drunk driver

Rick Newnum has said the boy was in stable condition before the ambulance was hit. Romero is also on an immigration retainer, meaning that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Agents could t...

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Pakistan Issue Can be Resolved Only by Uninterruptible Dialogue: Mani Shankar Aiyar

Pakistan Issue Can be Resolved Only by Uninterruptible Dialogue: Mani Shankar Aiyar

With his statement coming just when Congress was seeking to corner BJP, ex-MP Rao said, "Aiyar should stop giving such remarks, he has already been suspended". This comes amid a standoff between India...

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Opposition attack on RSS chief for mentioning Army deflated

Opposition attack on RSS chief for mentioning Army deflated

The RSS on Monday said its chief Mohan Bhagwat's controversial comment in Bihar on the Indian Army's preparedness for a war was being "misrepresented" as he never compared the army with his organisa...

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Duterte threatens to shut top tourist island Boracay because it is 'cesspool'

Duterte threatens to shut top tourist island Boracay because it is 'cesspool'

He said that during his last visit there, he had seen for himself how trash was just 20 metres away from the beach. Smell of what? Shit. "Kasi, lahat doon, ang palabas nila sa (Their wastes go straigh...

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Board Of Finance Reduces School Board's Budget By $800000

Board Of Finance Reduces School Board's Budget By $800000

Some parents might object, he said, while others might think nothing of it. Tuesday night, the Virginia School Board Association discussed how it will conduct the search to replace Dr. Guilford Coun...

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Seal's Sexual Battery Case Reportedly Dismissed by DA

Seal's Sexual Battery Case Reportedly Dismissed by DA

Last month , Seal , 54, "vehemently" denied the allegations made against him, and according to his publicist, meant to "vigorously defend himself against these false allegations". The singer, therefo...

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Slain woman placed ad for hitman to kill her, suspect claims

Slain woman placed ad for hitman to kill her, suspect claims

Lopez told Adams County Sheriff's Office investigators, he texted with Bollinger and eventually met her on December 28. But after police pulled up Global Positioning System data from Lopez's phone t...

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Judge rules against Trump in case over immigration program

U.S. District Judge Nicholas Garaufis in Brooklyn ruled that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, can not end in March as the Republican administration had planned, a victory...

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CFPB and White House Strategic Plans Appear to be Aligned

CFPB and White House Strategic Plans Appear to be Aligned

The full CFPB strategic plan for 2018 - 2022 is available to read by clicking here. "By hewing to the statute, this Strategic Plan provides the Bureau a ready roadmap, a touchstone with a fixed mean...

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Deportation of Man With Son Fighting Cancer Gets Postponed

Deportation of Man With Son Fighting Cancer Gets Postponed

Ken Heintzelman told HuffPost on Friday, when asked about providing sanctuary for Berrones. Jesus Berrones - an immigrant who came to the country as a toddler from Mexico and has since been livi...

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Delta Goodrem begs Spice Girls to tour

Delta Goodrem begs Spice Girls to tour

However, Beckham also stated that she is too preoccupied with fashion, which perhaps means that she will not have the time nor the energy to be able to engage in a rigorous world tour, which would req...

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'Step-Up' Vote on Today's Agenda in the House

'Step-Up' Vote on Today's Agenda in the House

It would also raise the gross production tax (GPT) on all wells from 2 percent to 4 percent. "There's a point at which you bang your head on the wall over and over and over again, and you eventually...

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Metallica's James Hetfield Joins Ted Bundy Biopic

Metallica's James Hetfield Joins Ted Bundy Biopic

You can watch a lengthy interview with the real Bob Hayward below. I will say that Efron, though most well-known for his breakout in High School Musical and turns in comedies like Neighbors , N...

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Egyptian Security Forces Kill 10 and Arrest 400 in Sinai Operation

Egyptian Security Forces Kill 10 and Arrest 400 in Sinai Operation

The comprehensive Sinai operation was launched on Friday by different branches of Egypt's security forces, including the Second and Third Field Armies located in Sinai, in response to the increasing t...

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