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People SC lacks drugs for December execution
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The State Department of Corrections said Friday it had received an order from the South Carolina Supreme Court setting a December 1 execution date for 52-year-old Bobby Wayne Stone. Under pressure from activists opposed to the death penalty, European companies have withheld the materials that were being used in executions, leaving states to try to find new sources and combinations of drugs.

People Paris, Frankfurt And Dublin Remain In Race To Host EU Banking Agency
Author: 0 Paris, Frankfurt And Dublin Remain In Race To Host EU Banking Agency

The European Commission will now prepare legislative proposals reflecting the November 20 vote for adoption under the ordinary legislative procedure, with the involvement of the European Parliament. The two cities had been tied after three rounds of voting and the victor was chosen by lot. Amsterdam won the EMA run-off, wooing its 900-plus staff with promises of over 40,000 hotel rooms, brand new high-rise office space and proximity to the airport.

People OHP to participate in I-40 Challenge during Thanksgiving holiday
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Pennsylvania state police remind motorists to drive safely, be alert and obey traffic laws. The American Automobile Association projects 50.9 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more away from home this Thanksgiving, a 3.3 percent increase over previous year.

People Crocodile takes stroll on Florida beach
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Officers with the Hollywood Police Department responded and kept beachgoers and swimmers away. Hollywood spokeswoman Joann Hussey said it was first spotted near the pier in nearby Dania Beach as it drifted south in the Atlantic Ocean. They are listed as an endangered species by the USA and the State of Florida. Wildlife officers were called to help remove a 6-foot crocodile from a Florida beach this afternoon, because here in the Sunshine State we like our beaches croc free.

People The Eagles and Jimmy Buffet are coming to Colorado
Author: 0 The Eagles and Jimmy Buffet are coming to Colorado

South Florida, where both the Eagles and Buffett recorded many of their classics and who have a history of performing on the same bill, are together again. The rediscovered material, which includes originals and covers of Gordon Lightfoot and the Mamas and the Papas, predates his stamping of Key West as a musical destination.

People Lebanon's former PM to meet Egypt's President al-Sisi
Author: 0 Lebanon's former PM to meet Egypt's President al-Sisi

The Arab League meeting was called at the behest of Saudi Arabia and its Arab allies as they seek to counter Iran. He has said he will return to Lebanon by Wednesday for the country's Independence Day celebrations. Saudi influence in Lebanon has been based more on economic power rather than political clout, he adds. Before the meeting, al-Sisi received a phone call from his Lebanese counterpart Michel Aoun, during which the two sides emphasized "the importance of maintaining Lebanon's ...

People Air Force Pilot Dies in Crash Along Texas-Mexico Border
Author: 0 Air Force Pilot Dies in Crash Along Texas-Mexico Border

The plane crashed around 4 p.m. Monday about 14 miles northwest of the base. Officials told NBC affiliate WOAI that the two airmen onboard the T-38 were both instructors. "Our community has suffered the irreplaceable loss of one of our pilots", said Col. Charlie Velino, 47th Flying Training Wing commander. According to Northrop Grumman website , the T-38 Talon was the world's first supersonic trainer when it entered service in 1961.

Author: 0 DOJ: Harvard Not Complying With Probe Into Asian Discrimination, Admissions Quotas

But these more recent letters from the Justice Department, first reported by The Wall Street Journal , mark the first confirmation that the school is now under investigation. "As we have repeatedly made clear to the Department of Justice, the university will certainly comply with its obligations under Title VI", Harvard spokeswoman Anna Cowenhoven said in a statement on Tuesday.

People Additional remains of slain United States soldier found in Niger
Author: 0 Additional remains of slain United States soldier found in Niger

Johnson, a 25-year-old from Florida, was separated from his military unit and his body was not recovered until two days after the ambush. United States officials are also investigating local eyewitness reports Sgt. Five Nigeriens were also killed. Mr Trump was later accused of being insensitive during a phone call with Sgt Johnson's widow, which he denied. "La David T.

People John Conyers denies sexual harassment allegations, Michigan Democrats quiet
Author: 0 John Conyers denies sexual harassment allegations, Michigan Democrats quiet

According to the Associated Press, Conyers answered the door at his Detroit home and told a reporter he learned of the story from television and knows nothing about any claims of inappropriate touching. Four unnamed sources who were involved with the case confirmed to BuzzFeed News that the documents are authentic. Conyers did not comment on the article, which posted to the site on Monday night.

People Noon Deadline Looms For Defiant Mugabe As Zimbabwe Crisis Deepens
Author: 0 Noon Deadline Looms For Defiant Mugabe As Zimbabwe Crisis Deepens

Further, the resolutions that Cde R.G. Mugabe should resign forthwith from his position as President and Head of State and Government of the Republic of Zimbabwe and if the resignation has not tendered by midday tomorrow 20 November 2017 (today), the Zanu-PF Chief Whip (Cde Lovemore Matuke) is ordered to institute proceedings for the recall of the President in terms of Section 97 of the Constitution of Zimbabwe.

People HBO's 'Game of Thrones' hacker hit with charges in the US
Author: 0 HBO's 'Game of Thrones' hacker hit with charges in the US

According to a statement from the U.S. Attorney's office, Behzad Mesri allegedly hacked into HBO's computer servers, stealing proprietary data, including information about then-unreleased episodes of Game of Thrones , and then allegedly sought to extort the premium cabler.

People Peters In Concussion Protocol But Could Play vs. OSU
Author: 0 Peters In Concussion Protocol But Could Play vs. OSU

Peters, now in the NCAA-mandated concussion protocol, will have to sit out practices until Wednesday at the earliest, HC Jim Harbaugh said Monday . That can happen as early as Wednesday; could happen as early as Thursday. "He'll be evaluated again by the doctors this week to see if he would be cleared for contact", Harbaugh said.

People USA threatens to close Palestinians' DC office amid renewed peace push
Author: 0 USA threatens to close Palestinians' DC office amid renewed peace push

A PLO official and an official in Abbas' office were not available for comment. "We are not cutting off relations with the PLO", that statement said. That required President Bill Clinton to waive a law that said the Palestinians couldn't have an office. Israel opposes any Palestinian membership in United Nations-related organizations until a peace deal has been reached.

People Mamata condemns killing of Tripura journalist
Author: 0 Mamata condemns killing of Tripura journalist

Bhowmik's body was brought to Gobinda Ballav Panth Medical College and Hospital for postmortem. Nandagopal Reang, the TSR constable has been arrested by the police. 28 year old Santanu Bhowmik, a journalist working with a news channel "Din Raat" while covering a clash between Indigenous People's Front of Tripura and CPIM's Rajjer Upajati Ganamukti Parishad in Mandia, West Tripura on September 20.

People Suspect arrested in deadly Pennsylvania police officer shooting
Author: 0 Suspect arrested in deadly Pennsylvania police officer shooting

According to state police, Holt, 29, was taken into custody without incident in Hazelwood at 5:30 AM on Tuesday. "The Jeep never stopped", Dupilka wrote in the complaint. A viewing resumes Tuesday and Shaw's funeral is set for Wednesday. The manhunt continues for the alleged killer of New Kensington's Police Officer Brian Shaw after he was gunned down after a traffic stop in the 1200 block of Leishman Avenue late Friday evening.

People India advances three spots to 51 on IMD World Talent Ranking 2017
Author: 0 India advances three spots to 51 on IMD World Talent Ranking 2017

This indicates that the perception of Malaysia as a potential country of choice for working professionals, both domestic and worldwide, has dropped in the previous year. However, expenditure on education per pupil and the quality of education may offset those efforts. Spain is 32nd, followed by Italy (36th) in the lower half of the ranking.