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Todd Marinovich says he is sober, trying to play football again

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And I am a work in progress. It was just another in a long string of drug arrests for the former football prodigy, who famously flamed out of the NFL after just two seasons with the Los Angeles Raiders despite having been groomed for the sport by his father, nearly since birth. Read More »

NH firefighters heading west to help battle wildfires

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Forest Ranger Capt. John Accardi has been coordinating five crews, consisting of 20 firefighters each, assigned to various fires in the Tucson, Ariz., region. In response to increased wildfire activity, the National Interagency Fire Center upped its National Preparedness Level to 3 on a 5-point scale on June 28. Read More »

World leaders condemn North Korea over provocations

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On Wednesday, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, ahead of a meeting with President Moon in Berlin, said that "North Korea poses a great threat to world peace". Given China's influence and economic leverage over North Korea, Abe is expected to urge Xi to increase pressure on Pyongyang to rein in its aggressive development of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. Read More »

IN sheriff's K-9 left in hot vehicle and dies

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Fuller forgot to move Mojo to his kennel until the dog was found around 7:15 p.m. Temperatures in DeKalb County were in the low-80s Thursday. Fuller, though, became distracted by a "situation" with his newborn child and never removed Mojo from the back of his county squad vehicle. Read More »

Apogee Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOG) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week

They now have a Dollars 57 price target on the stock. The share price of the company (NASDAQ: APOG ) was down -0.90%, with a high of 58.30 during the day and the volume of Apogee Enterprises, Inc . Tygh Mgmt Inc holds 0.59% or 43,505 shares in its portfolio. Apogee Enterprises, Inc ., launched on July 12, 1949, is involved in the design and development of glass solutions for enclosing commercial buildings and framing art. Read More »

Manchester United agree fee for Everton's Lukaku

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United's announcement comes hours after Chelsea made a frantic last-ditch attempt to bring the 24-year-old Belgian back to Stamford Bridge, reportedly matching the offer tabled by the Red Devils . The pair have also been training together at UCLA ahead of United's pre-season tour of the U.S., which begins with a friendly against LA Galaxy in the Californian city next Saturday. Read More »

Nuveen Energy MLP Total Return Fund (NYSE:JMF) Plans $0.34 Quarterly Dividend

Nuveen All Cap Energy MLP Opportunities ( JMLP ) remained flat at $9.33 during trading on Friday. Its up 61.07% from 86,300 shares previously. About 27,434 shares traded. Horizon Kinetics Llc, a New York-based fund reported 344,202 shares.#img1#. Creative Planning has invested 0% in ClearBridge Energy MLP Opp Fund Inc (NYSE:EMO). Read More »

Boris Johnson flies in to Qatar to sort out Gulf crisis

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In a statement attributed to an unnamed senior foreign ministry official released later, Qatar said its position on terrorism "is consistent and known for its rejection and condemnation of all forms of terrorism whatever the causes and motives are". Read More »

Mongolia on Presidential Election Second Round

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The final results will be announced after counting 100% of the votes. Enkhbold had just 41.2 percent. The remaining ballots were blank. "In his message of congratulations, the President of Russian Federation stressed the traditionally friendly and neighbourly relations between Russian Federation and Mongolia and expressed an interest in further expanding mutually beneficial cooperation in all areas in the interests of the two countries' peoples", the Kremlin's press service said. Read More »

Anti-transgender bathroom bill won't go on the ballot

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A group seeking the initiative canceled its Friday appointment to turn in signatures, which was the deadline to turn them in. Transgender rights activists had ramped up efforts to oppose I-1552 after Just Want Privacy filed its anti-transgender initiative back in January, concerned the group had more time to campaign for the ballot measure since the failure of I-1515 a year ago. Read More »

Max Brass heading to ARMS on July 12th

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Max Brass has been the top fighter for years and has the ability to avoid flinching while taking attacks when his arms are charged up. Admittedly, "new" might be overstating it somewhat - Max has been in the game since launch, putting in an appearance as the final AI-controlled challenger in Arm's offline Grand Prix mode. Read More »

Fatal shooting involving Washington state trooper blocks I-5 traffic near Lacey

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At that time, the man was near state Route 167 in King County. Troopers located him at milepost 120 on southbound I-5 near Joint Base Lewis-McChord, she said. Troopers performed life-saving actions following the shooting but could not revive the man. Since this is a shooting involving an officer, a team that includes a number of Thurston County law enforcement agencies have taken over the investigation. Read More »

China issues safety advisory for citizens travelling to India

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The advisory asked Chinese people travelling to India to pay close attention to the security situation and take necessary precautions. It also called on citizens to carry personal identification and follow "strict compliance with Indian laws and regulations" and "respect for local religious customs and customs, with local law enforcement officers to check". Read More »

Heavy rain leaves flooding along South Shore, Cape Cod

This set the stage for heavy rain to develop for southern Rhode Island and southeastern MA. The storm system has since moved off Cape Cod but left a mess behind. Some roads were impassable and in certain instances water was up to the hoods of vehicles. Do not drive through flooded roadways, this is a serious situation. Read More »

Minniti, su porti Ue servirà fermezza

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Lo stesso dicasi per il ministro belga per l'Asilo e la politica migratoria, Theo Francken: "Non credo che il Belgio aprirà i suoi porti ai migranti ". Una presa di posizione espressa a pochi giorni dal G20 di Amburgo in programma il prossimo 7 e 8 luglio, dove l'Italia ha annunciato di attendersi un aiuto concreto da parte degli altri paesi per pianificare meglio l'ondata migratoria. Read More »

Qatar's Emir to visit France amid Gulf Crisis

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The two leaders stressed the need to resolve the Persian Gulf crisis through dialogue and diplomatic means, as well as back the mediation efforts of Kuwait, according to QNA. The Foreign Ministry official further described the content of the two statements regarding Qatar's alleged interference in the internal affairs of countries and financing terrorism as baseless claims and allegations. Read More »

Senator Asks Attorney General For Any Evidence Trump Meddled In CNN Deal

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In a letter to attorney general Jeff Sessions on Friday, Klobuchar, ranking member of the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights, conveyed strongly that "the transaction should be judged exclusively on its impact on competition, innovation, and consumers", and should not be used as "leverage for political gain", an idea that was floated in a Wednesday story in The New York Times . Read More »

Police dismiss report on Evans vanishing from custody

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Meanwhile, Evans has insisted that his parents played a major role in his rise in criminality . One person gave assurances saying, "No one is planning to kill Evans . The police will recover such money and properties. " A lot of his family members benefited from his ill-gotten wealth, so they are afraid to come close to the police station ". Read More »

Trump Lawyers Ask for Dismissal of Former 'Apprentice' Contestant's Lawsuit

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Kasowitz also argues that the president can not be sued in state court while serving, claiming that the Supreme Court decision which allowed Bill Clinton to be sued in 1997 only applies to federal court. Zervos then hit Trump with a defamation lawsuit , claiming his denial was knowingly false and created to be heard by millions of people, which would then prompt "threats of violence, economic harm, and reputational damage". Read More »

People's United Finl (NASDAQ:PBCT)

For our stock under consideration here, People's United Financial Inc. (NASDAQ: PBCT ). Independent Consultants has invested 0.05% in People's United Financial , Inc. Dorer Benno O also bought $1,091 worth of Clorox Co (NYSE:CLX) on Wednesday, March 8. Spectra Energy Partners Lp (NYSE:SEP) was raised too. With 2.54 million avg volume, 12 days are for Peoples United Financial Incorporated (NASDAQ:PBCT)'s short sellers to cover PBCT's short positions. Read More »

SodaStream International Ltd. (SODA) Upgraded by ValuEngine to "Buy"

Blackrock Japan Company Ltd bought 43,714 shares as the company's stock declined 9.13% while stock markets rallied. Brokerages predict that SodaStream International Ltd. The company reported $0.66 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.28. Since February 7, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 11 insider sales for $4.06 million activity. Read More »

QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) Under Analyst Spotlight

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Wolfe Research assumed coverage on QEP Resources in a research note on Thursday, June 15th. 5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of QEP Resources, Inc. was upgraded to "overweight" by analysts at Piper Jaffray. 03/23/2017 - UBS began new coverage on QEP Resources, Inc. giving the company a "neutral" rating. Read More »

Trump expects to complete United Kingdom trade deal 'very quickly'

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Trump and May are sitting down for a meeting today while attending the G-20 summit of industrialized and developed nations. ". we also encourage collaboration with industry to provide lawful and non-arbitrary access to available information where access is necessary for the protection of national security against terrorist threats", they said. Read More »

Venezuela Opposition Leader Lopez Released to House Arrest

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A court statement said Lopez was granted the "humanitarian measure" for health reasons, and on its Twitter account the court said the move was granted Friday by the court's president, Maikel Moreno. Government supporters also often raise Mr Lopez's role in a short-lived 2002 coup against former leader Hugo Chavez when he helped arrest a minister. Read More »

NC deputy, trooper involved in shooting in Johnston County

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As the trooper approached her, an armed confrontation began and the woman was injured, authorities say. She was transported to Wake Medical Center where she died. The entire area was roped off with crime tape. Baker said in a news release the State Bureau of Investigation is investigating. The highway is closed between Exit 334 (NC-96) and Exit 341 (NC-50/NC-55) with a detour. Read More »