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Driver intentionally crashed car into hospital Driver intentionally crashed car into hospital
- February 22, 2018

The mayor said the crash was "intentional". One person was hurt, according to dispatchers. "Just heard an explosion", Gary Mills, a resident who lives right across the street from the hospital, told NBC Connecticut . Drew said authorities believe the crash was an isolated incident and that there is no threat to the community. Hospital officials said the building sustained some damage, but that it wasn't significant. (more...)
Airbnb rentals used for human trafficking, Toronto police say
- February 22, 2018

Police starting looking into the case on February 10 after investigators were notified of a shooting victim at a Brampton hospital. The 19-year-old woman told Peel police she was shot at the Idlewood Inn in Scarborough. In the days that followed, police allege the woman was transferred to various locations in the GTA, but the men refused to get her medical attention. (more...)
Ivy and Zasalamel join the Soulcalibur VI roster Ivy and Zasalamel join the Soulcalibur VI roster
- February 22, 2018

The trailer, which you can view for yourself with your eyes at the bottom of the page, showcases some gameplay for both characters. Should that have come with an NSFW warning? Ivy's weapon of choice remains her whip sword. Zasalamel's special scythe and time-stopping abilities are also on full display. Zasalamel meanwhile made his debut as one of the central antagonists in Soul Calibur III, and comes packing a health-zapping Kafziel and a pretty dominating fighting style to boot. (more...)
Pentagon to provide recommendation on transgender individuals to Trump this week Pentagon to provide recommendation on transgender individuals to Trump this week
- February 22, 2018

The memo also gave Mattis six months to determine what to do with transgender individuals now serving in the military. "The recommendation will go to the president", White said. She also did not rule out that Mattis would buck the recommendations of the panel, saying Mattis "could decide to do whatever he likes with respect to his recommendation". (more...)
Russian hooligan wanted for savage attack on England fan arrested Russian hooligan wanted for savage attack on England fan arrested
- February 22, 2018

French authorities had been seeking the suspect, who is accused of carrying out the attack with several other hooligans, for months. One of those was 51-year-old Bache and British and French police worked together to identify his assailant before an arrest warrant was issued two months ago. (more...)
AAP minister detained for protest against Chief Secretary AAP minister detained for protest against Chief Secretary
- February 22, 2018

Delhi Police had arrested Prakash Jarwal on Tuesday night, with Amantullah Khan, member of the AAP, being arrested on Wednesday afternoon. It was business as usual at the Delhi Secretariat as bureaucrats, including chief secretary Anshu Prakash , performed their duties normally, but did not have meetings with AAP ministers. (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

Perry appointed the other two board members. In the previous cases, then-Gov. With Bart's execution scheduled for February 22, the Whitakers's final option was an appeal to the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles, the seven-member panel tasked with recommending commutations to Gov. (more...)
Cuomo joins governors in coalition to fight gun violence Cuomo joins governors in coalition to fight gun violence
- February 22, 2018

Other states will be invited to join the coalition, which is not a reaction to the February 14 fatal shooting of 17 people at a high school in Parkland , Fla., Murphy said. But he added, "We must continue to hold Congress' feet to the fire" to address gun violence. The federal government has largely prohibited funding of gun violence research since 1996, the news release notes. (more...)
Tempur-Pedic International Inc (TPX) SMI Reading Painting a New Picture
- February 22, 2018

They expect $0.83 EPS, down 42.17% or $0.35 from last year's $1.18 per share. About 1.40 million shares traded or 72.63% up from the average. (NYSE: TPX ) has declined 19.79% since February 22, 2017 and is downtrending. (NYSE:TPX) on Wednesday, February 7 to "Buy" rating. The firm earned "Mkt Perform" rating on Thursday, October 6 by Raymond James. Since December 19, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $1.58 million activity. (more...)
Alameda students, parents protest gun violence Alameda students, parents protest gun violence
- February 22, 2018

A 2015 lawsuit filed by Michigan Gun Owners Inc. and Ann Arbor parent Ulysses Wong against the school district is headed to the Michigan Supreme Court in March. Many students at Leto felt very disrespected since we were standing up for what we believed in and were told that it would not work. "All kids consider, 'Okay, I'm in Math class. (more...)
Jonathan, Babangida absent but Obasanjo attends council of state meeting Jonathan, Babangida absent but Obasanjo attends council of state meeting
- February 22, 2018

The opening prayers were said by Gowon and Uwaise. "CAN identifies with the victims of the ongoing killings by the killer herdsmen in the North-Central, the Boko Haram terrorists in some states in the North-East and the bandits in Zamfara State". (more...)
Eddie Pepperell part of three-way tie for the lead at Qatar Masters Eddie Pepperell part of three-way tie for the lead at Qatar Masters
- February 22, 2018

They were a shot clear of Italian Edoardo Molinari , Spaniard Alvaro Quiros and German Marcel Schneider . Pepperell mixed eight birdies with a sole bogey on a day of low scoring at Doha GC, to join fellow morning starters Gregory Havret and Aaron Rai at the top of the leaderboard. (more...)
4th mini-casino set for south-central Pennsylvania 4th mini-casino set for south-central Pennsylvania
- February 22, 2018

Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment was outbid for the fourth mini-casino license, but Wednesday's auction was later deemed invalid. Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment Inc.'s bid amount of $8,111,000 secured a location for placement of a Category 4 casino in a 15-mile radius area with a center point in South Newton Township in Cumberland County . (more...)
Lawsuit says race motivated Trump to end immigrant protections Lawsuit says race motivated Trump to end immigrant protections
- February 22, 2018

Also joining the lawsuit filed Thursday in U.S. District Court in Boston is Centro Presente, a community organization that advocates for TPS beneficiaries in MA. But under Trump, the Department of Homeland Security moved to a stricter interpretation of the TPS statue, under which only conditions directly related to the original disaster are considered. (more...)
Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitzky stripped of Winter Olympics bronze medal for doping Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitzky stripped of Winter Olympics bronze medal for doping
- February 22, 2018

On Tuesday, the AFP has learned from this source that the player of Russian has in fact been "tested twice positive in two days to meldonium ". The delegation said the concentration of meldonium found in Krushelnitsky's sample suggested he would not have derived a benefit. (more...)
Chelsea v Barcelona Goalscorer Preview: Suarez hungry for success at Stamford Bridge Chelsea v Barcelona Goalscorer Preview: Suarez hungry for success at Stamford Bridge
- February 22, 2018

Christensen's unsafe ball across his own box was a gift for an old scourge of Chelsea in Iniesta and Messi made no mistake by sweeping low past Thibaut Courtois for his 28th goal of the season. "I think it was a great performance, an incredible performance", added Conte. "The goal will give us a huge advantage in the second leg and allow us to have more space in the Nou Camp", the Uruguayan said. (more...)
Man arrested in attacks on homeless men Man arrested in attacks on homeless men
- February 22, 2018

Today, Metro Police announced that Castellon was arrested Friday, noting that he's no longer a danger to the vulnerable population he'd allegedly been targeting, which sent the community and police into high alert. Police said a student was riding his bike to Saville Middle School the morning of February 12 at 8:34 in the area of Mustang Street and Horse Drive in northwest Las Vegas when the suspect pulled up next to him in a newer model red or burgundy sedan. (more...)
New (WFC) Valuation Declined, Shareholder Davis Capital Partners Boosted Its Stake
- February 22, 2018

Van Berkom & Associates Inc who had been investing in Grand Canyon Ed Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $4.46 billion market cap company. (NASDAQ:LOPE). Zebra Mgmt Llc owns 28,610 shares. Sit Inc holds 0.02% or 10,475 shares in its portfolio. Glenmede Na holds 0% or 19,008 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
Trump suggests arming teachers at emotional meeting with shooting survivors Trump suggests arming teachers at emotional meeting with shooting survivors
- February 22, 2018

In a wave of demonstrations reaching from Arizona to ME, students at dozens of USA high schools walked out of class Wednesday to protest gun violence and honor the victims of last week's deadly shooting in Florida. "This shouldn't happen", he said. Samuel Zeif , who lost a close friend at Stoneman Douglas last Wednesday, said it was important to "be strong for the fallen who don't have a voice to speak anymore". (more...)
NRA Leader Warns Conservatives Of 'Socialist Wave' In Wake Of Shooting
- February 22, 2018

Last Wednesday's shooting at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School invigorated its students to become vocal in the Second Amendment debate, as busloads of teenagers have invaded the state's capitol in Tallahassee with plans to march on Washington next month. (more...)
Trump pushes for ban on modified guns Trump pushes for ban on modified guns
- February 22, 2018

The mass shooting is one in a long history of massacres in U.S. schools, but has moved people to push again for tighter gun control. The president, a strong and vocal supporter of gun rights, has not endorsed more robust changes sought by gun control activists. (more...)
Trump Is Assisting to Undermine American Democratic Institutions Much to Russian Relief Trump Is Assisting to Undermine American Democratic Institutions Much to Russian Relief
- February 22, 2018

Kislyak was at the center of controversy at the time over his contacts with multiple Trump campaign officials before and after the election. Those TV commentators called it proof that he had not won the election on his own, a particularly galling, if not completely accurate, charge for a president long concerned about his legitimacy. (more...)
Cloud Peak Energy (CLD) Stock Price Down 5.4% Following Analyst Downgrade
- February 22, 2018

Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 3,944,464 shares of the mining company's stock valued at $13,923,000 after acquiring an additional 362,972 shares during the last quarter. Gendell Jeffrey L holds 2.74 million shares. Cloud Peak Energy Inc is a producer of coal in the United States of America and the Powder River Basin (PRB). (more...)
Snowboarders White, Kim boost NBC to weekly ratings win Snowboarders White, Kim boost NBC to weekly ratings win
- February 22, 2018

The combined prime time viewership on NBC and NBC Sports Network are down 8% through Friday, according to the network. "For NBC alone on Tuesday, the viewership was 18.8 million", the AP notes, quoting top NBC researcher Joe Brown calling the result "a gravity-defying media achievement". (more...)
Kentucky billboard attacks NRA Kentucky billboard attacks NRA
- February 22, 2018

The National Rifle Association (NRA) also shared an image of the billboard on its official Facebook page on Monday. A spokesman for the company that owns the billboard, Outfront Media, told the Journal that the message was "immediately removed". (more...)
Good Samaritan foils kidnapping of girl walking to school Good Samaritan foils kidnapping of girl walking to school
- February 22, 2018

KTLA reports 12-year-old Amy Martinez was on her way to Lathrop Intermediate School in Santa Ana when she was confronted by a odd woman. "Her motherly instincts kicked in", Bertagna said. "You don't expect it to happen to you and when it does you don't know how to react". Sandra Martinez added she's glad the good Samaritan rescued her daughter but is dismayed no one else driving along the busy street stopped to help. (more...)
Denies 'Scripted Question,' Invites Pro-Gun Student to Appear — CNN Scrambles Denies 'Scripted Question,' Invites Pro-Gun Student to Appear — CNN Scrambles
- February 22, 2018

According to CNN , members of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Drama Club wrote and performed the song, "Shine", at the event at the BB&T Center in Sunrise. "CNN did not, and does not, script any questions for town hall meetings, ever". "Colton's father withdrew his name from participation before the forum began, which we regretted but respected". (more...)
Black History Month to recognize black war heroes Black History Month to recognize black war heroes
- February 22, 2018

President Gerald Ford officially recognized Black History Month in 1976, calling upon the public to "seize the opportunity to honor the too-often neglected accomplishments of black Americans in every area of endeavor throughout our history". (more...)
Jonny Evans Reinstated As Captain Of West Brom Jonny Evans Reinstated As Captain Of West Brom
- February 22, 2018

According to The Mail, The Baggies are closely watching their former full-back, who played at The Hawthorns between 1997 and 2000, and have identified him as a potential replacement for the ailing Alan Pardew . If you look at our games, they've been so tight and we've drawn plenty. "Either we perform the great escape, we go down with a fight and dignity or we go down with a whimper". (more...)
Khaleda Zia challenges 5-year sentence in graft case Khaleda Zia challenges 5-year sentence in graft case
- February 22, 2018

Criticizing Dhaka Special Sessions Judge Dr Akhraruzzaman, who delivered the verdict in the Zia Orphanage Trust corruption case, Rizvi said: "Dr Akhtaruzzaman turned his back on his education and profession". Zia's lawyers earlier said in their 1,223-page prayer they cited 25 grounds for her acquittal alleging that the verdict was politically motivated to debar her from contesting upcoming elections, an allegation denied by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's government. (more...)

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