• Knicks Playoffs Hopes Thwart As Center Kristaps Porzingis Tears ACL
Knicks Playoffs Hopes Thwart As Center Kristaps Porzingis Tears ACL

Kristaps Porzingis , the Knicks' All-Star forward, is out for the season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament. The 22-year-old needed to be helped off the floor by teammates and wasn't able to put much weight on his leg. "I'll reach out to him tonight", he said. "He is the most important part of our family", said Kanter, who was traded to N...

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  • North Korea to face harshest USA sanctions ever, Pence vows
North Korea to face harshest USA sanctions ever, Pence vows

It wasn't immediately clear whether Kim Yo Jong will meet with Moon, a liberal who has expressed a desire to reach out to the North. USA officials declined to detail the expected sanctions beyond Pence's comments, citing concerns that any additional information could be used by those trying to skirt the new measures.

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  • National Weather Service: No East Coast tsunami warning
National Weather Service: No East Coast tsunami warning

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Tsunami Warning Center determined that the wave was a minor tsunami, coinciding with a strong windstorm over the Jersey Shore. "This morning AccuWeather passed on a National Weather Service Tsunami Warning that was intended by the NWS to be a test but was miscoded by the NWS as a real warning", ...

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  • Daimler apologizes to China for quoting Dalai Lama
Daimler apologizes to China for quoting Dalai Lama

In a written letter, Daimler's Chairman Dieter Zetsche and Daimler Greater China's Chairman Hubertus Troika expressed honest apology to China. In the first day of the week, Mercedes-Benz thought to give its fans a great reason to start the week, so it chose a quote by Dalai Lama, written all over a C-Class Coupe sittin' on a beach: " Look at si...

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  • Syria says Israeli war planes target a position near Damascus
Syria says Israeli war planes target a position near Damascus

Israeli strikes inside Syria predate the civil war as far back as the Six-Day War in 1967, when Israel preemptively struck airfields in the country. Many of the Israeli strikes are believed to been aimed at preventing transfers of advanced weapons to the Lebanese Hezbollah movement.

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  • Trump aide resigns over domestic abuse accusations
Trump aide resigns over domestic abuse accusations

He said that he had taken the pictures that Holderness provided to The Intercept and that "the reality behind them is nowhere close to what is being described". " Rob Porter has been effective in his role as staff secretary", White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a statement. "It was a really odd thing that he did", she ...

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  • Democratic memo launched by US Home Intelligence Committee
Democratic memo launched by US Home Intelligence Committee

Law enforcement agencies obtained a warrant to surveil Page - an oil industry adviser who served as the Trump campaign's foreign policy adviser with strong connections in Russian Federation - by presenting what has become known as the Steele Dossier - a document collected by former British spy Christopher Steele.

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  • Hotel left leaning precariously after 6.4 Taiwan quake
Hotel left leaning precariously after 6.4 Taiwan quake

A hotel and at least three other buildings collapsed in the city of Hualien as a result of the quake that struck early Wednesday, the National Fire Agency said. Kiwi Emily Clarke and two of her friends were staying near a beach just out of Hualien when the quake struck. Gas leaks, blackouts and rockfall were also reported.

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  • How long is the Super Bowl?
How long is the Super Bowl?

The teaser of the Etrade Super Bowl 2018 commercial shows an old man on duty as a lifeguard. The only other Super Bowls held in the north were in suburban Detroit at the Pontiac Silverdome in 1982 and in Minneapolis at the Metrodome in 1992.

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  • Janney Capital Management LLC Has $459000 Position in United Technologies Co. (UTX)
Janney Capital Management LLC Has $459000 Position in United Technologies Co. (UTX)

The stock increased 1.20% or $0.47 during the last trading session, reaching $39.67. United Technologies Corporation (NYSE: UTX ) has risen 22.99% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, July 22 by Argus Research. The company was maintained on Wednesday, November 15 by Nomura. The company's Average ...

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  • Fatal Amtrak Crashes Spotlight Long Wait for Safety Upgrades
Fatal Amtrak Crashes Spotlight Long Wait for Safety Upgrades

Cheeseman was interviewed by South Carolina TV station WIS-TV following the accident. The head of Amtrak wasted no time in placing the blame on CSX, which owns, operates and controls the tracks Amtrak uses in the area. Other passengers were bleeding. The third fatal Amtrak crash in less than two months has thrown a spotlight on delays in inst...

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  • Jimbo Fisher lands his quarterback: Texas A&M adds 4-star James Foster
Jimbo Fisher lands his quarterback: Texas A&M adds 4-star James Foster

Martin is the No. 15 weak-side defensive end recruit in the Class of 2018, according to the 247sports composite rankings , as well as the No. 35 recruit from California. Foster's profile has risen over the last few months, as his recruitment heated up following his Mizzou decommitment. Following his official visit to LSU, Foster took official vi...

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  • Southwest plane slides to edge of taxiway in Baltimore airport, FAA investigating
Southwest plane slides to edge of taxiway in Baltimore airport, FAA investigating

The 143 passengers and six crew members were deplaned and bussed to the airport terminal. BWI further stated that there are no reported injuries at this time. "We were taxiing on the runway not too fast". "The customers onboard the flight will be accommodated on a different aircraft and are scheduled to arrive in Montego Bay approximately three h...

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  • South Africa's embattled president won't give key speech
South Africa's embattled president won't give key speech

But Ramaphosa said he and Zuma, beset by corruption allegations, would finish their discussions and report in the coming days to the ruling African National Congress party and the population of one of Africa's biggest economies. Independent political analyst Ralph Mathekga told AFP that Mr Zuma's departure had been mishandled by the ANC. South Af...

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  • Unusual Volume Spikes For: Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)
Unusual Volume Spikes For: Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)

Rk Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Exponent Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $1.91B market cap company. Vetr upgraded shares of Cisco Systems from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $44.13 target price for the company in a research note on Tuesday, January 30th.

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  • White House: Trump Comments About Dems 'Treasonous' Behavior Were 'Tongue-in-Cheek'
White House: Trump Comments About Dems 'Treasonous' Behavior Were 'Tongue-in-Cheek'

Trump answered back, "Can we call that treason? ". For instance, if Trump is actually proven to have made secret deals with Russian Federation; that's treason, Democrats not applauding during a State of the Union address, that can be better described as democracy.

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  • Suspect in death of Colts' Edwin Jackson in U.S. illegally
Suspect in death of Colts' Edwin Jackson in U.S. illegally

Trump is also prodding Democrats to work with him on illegal immigration and border security. "So disgraceful that a person illegally in our country killed @ Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson ", he tweeted . The driver, identified as Manuel Orrego-Savala, is a citizen of Guatemala; Indiana State Police said he was in the country illegally ...

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  • Cornell fraternity punished for 'pig roast' sex competition
Cornell fraternity punished for 'pig roast' sex competition

A Cornell University fraternity conducted a game in which new members competed to have sex with the most women ― and additional points were granted in the event of a tie to the contestant who had intercourse with a woman weighing the most, a school investigation revealed recently.

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  • Schumer urges Trump to back release of Dem memo
Schumer urges Trump to back release of Dem memo

The House bill , passed 245-182 Tuesday, would keep the government open only until March 23 while funding the Pentagon through September. The spending bill will also allow the Energy Department to make sales of the country's Strategic Petroleum Reserve, finance community health centers for two years.

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  • Two dead in officer-involved shooting in Palm Beach
Two dead in officer-involved shooting in Palm Beach

This closure is unrelated to the Boca Raton shooting that closed the southbound lanes of I-95 between Linton Boulevard to Yamato Road for several hours. Interstate 95 northbound is closed at Lantana Road due to heavy police activity. "It appears through hard work and diligence and the timely response by Florida Highway Patrol and the deputy we ...

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  • The 2018 Winter Olympics Is Now Hosting A Norovirus Outbreak
The 2018 Winter Olympics Is Now Hosting A Norovirus Outbreak

North Korean and Iranian athletes at the Winter Olympics will not receive high-end smartphones being handed out to their fellow competitors because of United Nations sanctions, organizers said Wednesday. "But we'll see what happens". "We must not forget that North Korea and South Korea have marched under the same banner before", Pence said. "Bu...

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  • Black Lives Matter Activist Who Snatched Confederate Flag Killed In New Orleans
Black Lives Matter Activist Who Snatched Confederate Flag Killed In New Orleans

Although d'Baha was taken to the hospital, he ultimately died. According to a 2015 New Yorker profile, D'Baha's mother is Baha'i, while his father is a Muslim and the family moved to SC from Poughkeepsie, New York when d'Baha was thirteen.

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  • Ivanka Trump To Lead US Delegation At Olympics' Close
Ivanka Trump To Lead US Delegation At Olympics' Close

She is a propaganda official and was blacklisted a year ago by the US Treasury Department over alleged human rights abuses and censorship. The phone is one of the sticking issues that South Korea is dealing with as it conducts a careful dance of welcoming North Koreans for the Olympics to send a message of peace while trying to avoid causing ...

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  • Calton & Associates Inc. Takes Position in NVIDIA Co. (NVDA)
Calton & Associates Inc. Takes Position in NVIDIA Co. (NVDA)

The Evergreen Capital Management Llc holds 242,602 shares with $12.98M value, up from 234,902 last quarter. Aviance Capital Partners Llc increased its stake in Nvidia Corp . The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, October 8 by Deutsche Bank. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, December 13 by Loop Capital. About 12.79 million shares tra...

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  • Russian Federation to Face 'consequences' If it Meddles Again: Tillerson
Russian Federation to Face 'consequences' If it Meddles Again: Tillerson

Vice President Mike Pence or other officials would meet North Koreans at the Winter Olympic Games next week. Speaking in an interview with Fox News on Tuesday evening, Tillerson appeared to adopt a defeatist attitude towards the idea that there could be an attempt by Russian Federation to influence the outcome of the midterms.

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