• Kenyan govt yanks off three TV stations, bans resistant movement
Kenyan govt yanks off three TV stations, bans resistant movement

The government shut down the East African nation's three leading TV stations when they tried to broadcast Tuesday's "swearing-in" of opposition leader Raila Odinga , who declared himself "the people's president" in protest of President Uhuru Kenyatta's election win previous year.

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  • Sports Court Lifts Lifetime Olympic Bans For 39 Russians
Sports Court Lifts Lifetime Olympic Bans For 39 Russians

CAS held that there was "insufficient" evidence that the athletes had benefited from a system of state-sponsored doping at the last Winter Games , hosted by Russian Federation. Eighty trainers will also travel to the Olympics, the press service of the Russian Olympic Committee said. The Official App of PyeongChang 2018 was created in partnership...

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  • Cooper Tire & Rubber (CTB) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Longbow Research
Cooper Tire & Rubber (CTB) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Longbow Research

Gamco Et Al has invested 0.03% in Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE:CTB). CT now owns 4,023,929 shares of the company's stock worth $133,796,000 after acquiring an additional 1,123,573 shares during the last quarter. Amalgamated National Bank has invested 1.26% of its portfolio in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). The firm has floated short ratio of 1...

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  • Trump Touts North Korean Defector He Once Banned As 'An Inspiration'
Trump Touts North Korean Defector He Once Banned As 'An Inspiration'

The divided countries reached a landmark agreement last month to march in together at the February 9 opening ceremony. Goldstein said he hopes North Korea will embrace the Olympic spirit. Seong-ho now lives in Seoul, South Korea where he rescues other defectors and broadcasts into North Korea. "It was probably the worst message he could deliv...

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  • EC notice on Nagaland polls
EC notice on Nagaland polls

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiran Rijuju, who is the BJP's convener for Nagaland, has said that Assembly polls would be held as per the provisions enshrined in the Constitution of India. The NSCN (IM), which is a signatory to the 2015 Framework Agreement, along with six other Naga rebels groups (called Naga National Political Groups in...

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  • Nashville city officials, leader respond to Mayor Barry's affair
Nashville city officials, leader respond to Mayor Barry's affair

Forrest said on January 17 that he would retire Wednesday after 31-plus years with Metro Nashville Police. The popular mayor, who was elected in 2015, said she plans to continue in office. Forrest had no major investigations or transgressions during his time serving on the force, and there were also no open investigations looking into Forrest a...

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  • EPS for Crescent Point Energy Corp. (CPG) Expected At $0.06
EPS for Crescent Point Energy Corp. (CPG) Expected At $0.06

Barclays boosted their target price on shares of Crescent Point Energy from C$11.00 to C$13.00 in a research report on Thursday, January 11th. It has underperformed by 57.16% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months negative chart setup for the $4.29 billion company.

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  • LeBron James forces James Johnson to pass up on potential clutch shot
LeBron James forces James Johnson to pass up on potential clutch shot

Love played only 4:41 on Tuesday night and went scoreless. Thomas is right - the Cavaliers have been an bad defensive team all season. He gets blamed whenever we're losing. Their high-scoring offense led by James and formerly Kyrie Irving has been able to carry the load at times . "I'm just glad we won". Marc Gasol had 23 points and nine...

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  • Amitabh Bachchan threatens to quit Twitter because of this Bollywood star
Amitabh Bachchan threatens to quit Twitter because of this Bollywood star

Although the number of followers Amitabh Bachchan has on Twitter is astounding, in a recent tweet he revealed that his number of followers has actually been reduced, allegedly by Twitter. His tweet comes after many prominent Twitter users across the world lost more than a million followers as federal and state agencies in the U.S. started investiga...

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  • College Basketball Predictions: Will Virginia beat Louisville by 10?
College Basketball Predictions: Will Virginia beat Louisville by 10?

Bruno Fernando finished with 20 points and 10 rebounds to lead Maryland (15-9, 4-7). But with Johnson serving the first of a three-game suspension and Hall struggling with the flu, the rookie from Texas became the Cavaliers' only guard off the bench.

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  • How Strong is the Obstruction of Justice Case Against Trump?
How Strong is the Obstruction of Justice Case Against Trump?

Thom Tillis no longer thinks it's urgent to protect special counsel Robert Mueller from Donald Trump . The president's frustration appears to have been not so much the investigation as Comey's refusal to state publicly what he was telling Trump privately: that Trump was not a suspect in the investigation.

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  • Turkish court releases local Amnesty chief Taner Kilic
Turkish court releases local Amnesty chief Taner Kilic

Kilic, who was held in Izmir in western Turkey , appeared in court via videolink and insisted he had proved his innocence through reports presented to the court. After Kilic's detention, 10 other activists known as "the Istanbul 10", including Amnesty International Turkey Director Idil Eser , were arrested.

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  • Manchin says Trump order to fire Mueller is 'New York talk'
Manchin says Trump order to fire Mueller is 'New York talk'

If Donald Trump comes to grief because of Robert Mueller's probe he will of course be looking for someone to blame. "It's my hope that we're going to have a more nuanced understanding of how we can invest more in securing our Southern border and our Northern border without having a needless 2,000 mile concrete wall".

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  • Forecasters subject snow, ice and wind warnings for tomorrow
Forecasters subject snow, ice and wind warnings for tomorrow

A spokesman for the Met Office said that some roads and railways are likely to be affected by snow with longer journey times by road, bus and train services.

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  • Trump's SOTU Immigration Remarks Were Straight Out Of The Anti-Immigrant Movement
Trump's SOTU Immigration Remarks Were Straight Out Of The Anti-Immigrant Movement

Salgado was watching the State of the Union address alongside two other young women who were also brought to this country as children. "I think if he can go ahead and use the humor and some of the sharp language in the social media that he uses, but put it to the goal of moving forward the policies that we want to see in a more positive way", C...

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  • At $35.95, Is It Time To Buy Callidus Software Inc (NASDAQ:CALD)?
At $35.95, Is It Time To Buy Callidus Software Inc (NASDAQ:CALD)?

The shares of Callidus Software Inc. have increased by more than 25.48% this year alone. The business is scheduled to report its next quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 7th. In order to know the value of a stock, there is need to compare its current price to its likely trading price in the future. The term earnings per share (EPS) ...

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  • Judge Loya death case: Cong demands SC-monitored probe
Judge Loya death case: Cong demands SC-monitored probe

These decisions are not taken in a hurry", Congress leader Kapil Sibal told reporters in New Delhi . They returned without any help and Loya died soon thereafter on December 1. "There are several discrepancies in the post-mortem report which are self-evident", said the Congress. "The viscera sent for examination might not be Loya's".

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  • Nehal Hashmi arrested, disqualified for five years
Nehal Hashmi arrested, disqualified for five years

Three-member bench headed by Justice Saeed Khosa read the verdict. Pakistan's top court has sentenced a lawmaker to one month in prison and barred him from holding public office for the next five years after finding him guilty of threatening investigators in a speech last year.

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  • Joe Kennedy Pulls Off Rare Feat: A SOTU Response That's Actually Good
Joe Kennedy Pulls Off Rare Feat: A SOTU Response That's Actually Good

We live in a time when the elites of both political parties compete vigorously for who can most emphatically trash other elites, and Kennedy held his own: "[The Trump] record is a rebuke of our highest American ideal: "the belief that we are all worthy, we are all equal and we all count.

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  • Fire kills 11 at home for elderly poor in Japan
Fire kills 11 at home for elderly poor in Japan

The fire was brought under control about two hours later, and the bodies of 11 people believed to be residents of the facility were discovered at the site. 'The smoke and flames were rising vertically. A witness said he saw the facility become engulfed in flames after hearing more than 10 explosions.

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  • Africa, India battle for top spot again
Africa, India battle for top spot again

AB was a huge part of those South African wins, as he dominated the Indian bowling attack scoring 211 runs from the three matches with a highest of 80 in the second Test in Centurion. "But they have got more control". The bowlers managed to do it in the Tests, but can they do it again? "He has batted at No 4 in a World Cup before and plays pace w...

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  • What Was Notably Absent from Trump's State of the Union Address
What Was Notably Absent from Trump's State of the Union Address

As officials from 19 countries attended the 14th Asia Senior-Level Talks on Non-Proliferation, Tokyo gave a presentation on its surveillance efforts for enforcing sanctions imposed by the United Nations Security Council over North Korea's nuclear and missile programs.

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  • May, Li agree to strengthen economic ties
May, Li agree to strengthen economic ties

And don't say both sides lied ... This while even the British Government - getting on for two years after the referendum - can not yet decide what sort of Brexit would be for the best after nearly half-a-century of enlightened entwined political European Union co-operation.

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  • Maduro publicizes pre-sale of Venezuela's oil-backed cryptocurrency
Maduro publicizes pre-sale of Venezuela's oil-backed cryptocurrency

Critics have said that the petro is a de facto issuance of government bonds, and will face sanctions from the United States like other Venezuelan assets. Mining centers are also being setup at educational institutions to produce the token. That represents a change from the initial draft of the currency, which had said it would be a pre-mined coin.

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  • NYPD Shoot & Kill Knife-Wielding Man In The Bronx
NYPD Shoot & Kill Knife-Wielding Man In The Bronx

Police are investigating the death of a Kingsbridge Heights man after officers found him with a handgun magazine. Police responded to a 911 call around 4:30 p.m. Barnabas Hospital. The 52-year-old's identity has not been released at this time. Officers were able to get Pritchett under control, according to the report, and got him out of the roo...

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