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Vigils planned for fatally attacked Muslim teen

An argument erupted between him and one of the teenagers, a boy on a bicycle, and he drove his auto onto the curb in a fit of anger, the police said. At around 4am, a man in a auto pulled up next to the group as they walked along the road and a dispute erupted. Read More »

Perez Sells 29282 Shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) Stock

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Receive News & Ratings for Coca Cola Femsa S.A.B.de C.V. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Coca Cola Femsa S.A.B.de C.V. UBS maintained The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) on Thursday, October 22 with "Buy" rating . Coca-Cola had 35 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Read More »

Seattle police release audio in fatal shooting of woman in Sand Point

Authorities say she then confronted officers with a knife. "While property crimes reports typically require only one officer to be dispatched, two officers were dispatched to this particular call for service because of a recent officer safety caution associated with the caller", a Seattle police statement said as to why the extra officer was warranted. Read More »

Tropical Storm Bret in Atlantic; potential storm in Gulf

Maximum sustained winds are 45 miles per hour. Coastal Louisiana is under a tropical storm warning. Tropical-storm-force winds extended outward up to 80 miles (130 km) mainly North of the centre and the estimated minimum central pressure was 1,007mb (29.74 inches). Read More »

Maryland, DC attorneys general file lawsuit against Trump

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Racine and Frosh said in a news conference that the Trump hotel, just blocks from the White House , creates unfair competition for other businesses in the District and Maryland . "The Domestic Emoluments Clause prevents individual states from competing against each other by giving the President money or other things of value", according to the Washington Post . Read More »

Medical device tax repeal is still on the table

Senate Majority Leader Ryan Ferns, R-Ohio, and Sens. Early morning Light hits the U.S. Capitol building on June 6, 2017 in Washington, DC. Rank and file Republicans remain largely in the dark about what will ultimately end up being in their health care bill, making many even more skeptical the legislation is going to be ready and voted on by July 4. Read More »

Two top House Dems question Flynn disclosures of Middle East travel

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The gunman, James Hodgkinson from the St Louis suburb of Belleville, Illinois, was shot dead by officers in Mr Scalise's security detail. A playground near the baseball field is cordoned off with police tape as the investigation continue at the scene in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, June 15, 2017, the day after House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La. Read More »

APNewsBreak: Otto Warmbier's death investigated

Though doctors could not say what exactly drove Warmbier into a state of " unresponsive wakefulness ", several lawmakers said he was "murdered" by the North Koreans. Americans would be barred from visiting as tourists. "And I believe there are voices supporting such a step-by-step approach even within the United States". Read More »

Seth Rogen and Stephen Colbert troll Donald Trump Jr

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In February, Rogen realized Trump Jr. followed him on Twitter and made a decision to take advantage of the happenstance. Of course, both men posted screenshots of their direct messages to Donald Trump Jr . follows Colbert on Twitter, too - so that guy got in on the DM-ing action. "I think [Trump's ] biggest supporters would rather bang the Prime Minister of Canada than him, I'd imagine, if given the choice", Rogen said. Read More »

Family and friends mourn, remember pregnant woman shot dead by Seattle police

Lyles had previously called police about domestic violence and other problems, prompting two officers to respond to the robbery call rather than the usual one, the Times said . "When we explained to her family the behavior and statements Lyles made to us, they were surprised and informed us she has not had any behavior similar to this in the past". Read More »

In a first, Ford to import Focus small car from China

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The current Focus will be phased out of production in Wayne, Michigan in mid-2018, according to Hinrichs. Earlier this year, Ford cancelled a $1.6 billion plant it planned to build in Mexico after facing significant pressure from then-President-elect Donald Trump . Read More »

Burglars break into museum; diamonds, emeralds, opals stolen

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Emeralds, diamonds and opals were among the items taken. No arrests have been made, and police are unaware of how many people participated in the crime. In addition to the monetary loss, the merchandise is a unique part of the mineral history within Sussex County, police noted. In 2011, more than $400,000 worth of gold was stolen from the Sterling Hill Mining Museum in Ogdensburg, just a few minutes away from the Franklin museum. Read More »

Vegas Golden Knights hold cards as NHL expansion draft looms

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Ian Cole (Pittsburgh ) - A part of the Penguins no-name defense, the 28-year-old Cole will likely be passed by when Vegas selecting goalie Marc-Andre Fleury, but a two-time Stanley Cup victor could bring quite a hefty return if the Golden Knights go a different direction. Read More »

On Otto Warmbier's mysterious death

Warmbier's family said he died in OH on Monday. Justin Weber told The Associated Press a press conference is expected later to provide more information. start taking secondary sanctions", but so far the Trump administration has held off on placing sanctions on Chinese companies that do business with North Korea. Read More »

Florida transfer QB Will Grier eligible for entire season at West Virginia

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After transferring to WVU in 2016 and sitting out previous year, Grier and the Mountaineers pursued an NCAA waiver, which was granted this week, to make him eligible for their first game of 2017 instead of the seventh. Florida lost to LSU the week after Grier was suspended, and ended the year with three consecutive losses to Florida State, Alabama in the SEC championship game and MI in the Citrus Bowl. Read More »

In spite of tweet, lawyer says President Trump not under investigation

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Act III of this play concluded this morning-as Trump woke up and plugged Sekulow's latest appearance on state-run media before having some second thoughts. Cohen said the first official communication that a target is under investigation typically comes when prosecutors begin requesting documents and other evidence. Read More »

Trump's clear directive to his legal team: Fight, fight, fight

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But by Sunday, that report and the narrative that Trump was just a hop, skip, and a jump away from impeachment, fell apart. "I'm just kidding. On Friday, he tweeted , "I am being investigated for firing the Federal Bureau of Investigation director by the man who told me to fire the Federal Bureau of Investigation director". Read More »

Senate approves new Russia sanctions

Earlier this week, the Senate came together and overwhelmingly passed a bill that would impose new sanctions against Russian Federation and allow Congress to review any attempts by the president to lessen them. "I certainly agree with the sentiment that has been conveyed by several members from both parties that Russian Federation must be held accountable for its meddling in USA elections", Tillerson said , adding that he agrees Russian Federation did attempt to interfere. Read More »

Democrats Win, 11-2

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Ticket sales were up at this year's game, and that means more money raised for charity. Lawmakers agreed after the shooting to play the game anyway, and it went on under extra security. One of the Capitol Police officers, David Bailey, who was hailed as a hero for the way he helped to subdue the gunman, appeared on crutches. Since the shooting, members of Congress have spoken about a need for unity, at a time when polarization seems to be at an all-time high. Read More »

Donald Trump attacks campaign probe 'witch hunt'

Deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein submitted a widely circulated memo to the president last month raising concerns over Mr Comey's performance, but Mr Trump later said he had already made the decision to fire Mr Comey. Mr Rosenstein has previously said that "if anything that I did winds up being relevant to his investigation then, as Director Mueller and I discussed , if there's a need from me to recuse, I will". Read More »

Annual Congressional baseball game brings unity after shooting, Scalise remains hospitalized

Scalise "sustained a single rifle wound that entered in the area of the left hip", Sava said, adding that the round fragmented and did "substantial damage to bones, internal organs and blood vessels". Dauberman said Hodgkinson stopped by to have his tires checked the day before Republicans lawmakers were attacked at a nearby baseball field while practicing for a charity baseball game, according to the newspaper. Read More »

Wisconsin AG 'thrilled' high court to hear case

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The process is frequently accompanied by claims between United States parties of partisan measures being taken to ensure a political advantage. He said: "I am thrilled the Supreme Court has granted our request to review the redistricting decision and that Wisconsin will have an opportunity to defend its redistricting process". Read More »

Polygamist sect leader arrested near South Dakota-Nebraska border

He was on the run for almost a year after escaping from home confinement in Utah pending trial on food stamp fraud charges. Federal fugitive Lyle Jeffs was arrested near the Lewis & Clark Marina Wednesday night west of Yankton. Jeffs is the brother of the sect's highest leader, the imprisoned Warren Jeffs . Warren Jeffs is serving a life sentence on child sexual assault charges. Read More »