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People Suspect in shooting of Missouri officer dies
Author: 0 Suspect in shooting of Missouri officer dies

Shockey said O'Conner has been a police officer for about 20 years and has worked for the Arnold Police Department for two or three years. As officers were taking the suspect to the Arnold Police Department, O'Conner was shot, police say.

People Honduran president holds lead as vote count wraps up
Author: 0 Honduran president holds lead as vote count wraps up

On Sunday, Nasralla supporters in the capital of Tegucigalpa marched near to where the count was resumed, banging on pots, blaring vuvuzelas and singing campaign songs which included insults towards Hernandez. Tribunal president David Matamoros said 100 percent of the ballots had been tabulated but the court was not declaring a victor yet. "We urge all candidates and all parties to put Honduras first", Matamoros said.

People Lake effect snow arriving Tuesday night
Author: 0 Lake effect snow arriving Tuesday night

Outside of lake effect areas only a few light snow showers are expected, the Weather Service said in a forecast discussion. There's a winter storm watch for Jefferson and Lewis counties that starts at 7 a.m. The watch for Wyoming County goes into effect at 6 p.m. Wednesday and continues through late Thursday night. Narrow bands of heavy snow could impact portions of the region.

Author: 0 Tax havens are blacklisted by EU

Lucia, Samoa, Trinidad & Tobago, Tunisia and the United Arab Emirates. In a statement Wednesday, the Finance Ministry said the European Union decision doesn't meet worldwide norms and could infringe on tax sovereignty. The EU said those blacklisted had refused to cooperate and change their way after nearly one year of dialogue. "But the process does not stop here".

People Long Beach Fire Department Strike Teams Deployed to Santa Clarita, Ventura Fires
Author: 0 Long Beach Fire Department Strike Teams Deployed to Santa Clarita, Ventura Fires

The second-alarm fire, dubbed the Rye Fire, broke out around 9:30 a.m. near the 25000 block of Rye Canyon Loop. The freeway was closed at the 126 Freeway as a safety precaution, but was reopened about 2 p.m. The office said calls were being rerouted so as to help everyone in need. Evacuation orders were given for residents along Rye Canyon Loop and residents in the Westridge community.

Author: 0 Cuomo argues 'blue' NY is in crosshairs of GOP tax plan

Andrew Cuomo (D.) suggested that the Republican tax reform plan would "rape and pillage" NY as he called for New York's Republican congressmen to vote against the legislation. Faso, reached in Washington by CNHI, responded to Cuomo's jab by saying: "It's sad that the governor is strident and partisan even when you agree with him".

People New charges for man acquitted of Steinle pier shooting
Author: 0 New charges for man acquitted of Steinle pier shooting

Last week a San Francisco jury found Garcia Zarate, 45, not guilty of murdering the 32-year-old Kate Steinle as she was walking along a city pier two years ago. Garcia-Zarate is a seven-time convicted felon and had been deported from the USA five times. Garcia Zarate has been in jail since July 1, 2015. Steinle's death, which occurred during the presidential campaign, sparked harsh criticism of San Francisco's policies as a sanctuary city.

People Iran injects $1bn into Chabahar port
Author: 0 Iran injects $1bn into Chabahar port

The inauguration of the first phase of the port, known as the Shahid Beheshti port, is likely to be attended by President Hassan Rouhani of Iran and Minister of State for Finance and Shipping R. "We should go after positive competition", he said. He said Iran also plans to link the port to the country's railroad network to facilitate transit of goods to neighboring landlocked Central Asian countries, as well as open a route to eastern and northern Europe through Russian Federation.

People Lexington Mayor Jim Gray Challenging Andy Barr
Author: 0 Lexington Mayor Jim Gray Challenging Andy Barr

Whoever wins the May primary will then take on Rep. Andy Barr , a Lexington Republican in his third term. "Healthcare costs are rising. Wages aren't growing fast enough to keep up", Gray said. It had traditionally been a Democratic seat, but has alternated between Republicans and Democrats five times since 1979. Democratic hopeful Geoff Young issued a statement saying in part, "Jim Gray and the crooked Kentucky Democratic Party are trying to throw the 2018 election to Congressman Andy Barr".

People Labor Senator referred to High Court over citizenship
Author: 0 Labor Senator referred to High Court over citizenship

The Labor senator Katy Gallagher has referred herself to the high court, and has quit her Senate positions, but she says she has no advice concluding she is ineligible to sit in the parliament. Attorney-General George Brandis has accused some Labor MPs of hiding in plain sight amid questions over their eligibility to sit in parliament. "We do, of course, reflect upon the integrity of the leader of the opposition, Mr Shorten".

People Trump's nominee for Singapore ambassador contradicted herself on Russian Federation contacts, testimony shows
Author: 0 Trump's nominee for Singapore ambassador contradicted herself on Russian Federation contacts, testimony shows

President Trump's former deputy national security adviser K.T. McFarland told a friend in an email when she was on Trump's transition team that Russian Federation "threw" the US election to Trump, reported Saturday. "Did you ever discuss any of General Flynn's contacts with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak directly with General Flynn?" asked Sen. And CBS is reporting she also spoke to Flynn about it.

People United States bombers to fly over Korean peninsula
Author: 0 United States bombers to fly over Korean peninsula

More than 12,000 United States personnel are involved in the drills. Just as this is not the first time North Korea has threatened retaliation for military exercises, it's not unique for America to deploy sophisticated aircraft amid North Korean belligerence.

People Up to 50 injured in train crash near Düsseldorf
Author: 0 Up to 50 injured in train crash near Düsseldorf

Authorities said there were multiple injuries but did not immediately provide more specific information. The Meerbusch fire department said up to 150 passengers were on the train. The fire department in Meerbusch said rescuers found 155 people on the train, and 47 injured people, including 41 lightly, three moderately, and three seriously, were being treated.

People Plot to kill UK PM Theresa May foiled
Author: 0 Plot to kill UK PM Theresa May foiled

Naa'imur Zakariyah Rahman, 20, and Mohammed Aqib Imran, 21, were due in court on terror charges on Wednesday. The revelations come in the wake of a report that showed the Manchester Arena suicide bomb which left 22 people dead in May could have been averted had "the cards fallen differently".

Author: 0 Senate Advances Kirstjen Nielsen's Nomination for DHS Secretary Post

Homeland Security has been leading the charge on implementing Trump's aggressive immigration agenda, and Nielsen pledged to continue that work. Chief of staff John Kelly's no-nonsense deputy, Kirstjen Nielsen, has been working in the White House for only five weeks.

People 'Progress on deal' ahead of May-Juncker Brexit talks
Author: 0 'Progress on deal' ahead of May-Juncker Brexit talks

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Monday that negotiations on the UK's departure from the EU have failed to reach a breakthrough amid a looming two-year deadline. Failure could mean a delay until February, adding to the risk of businesses scaling back investment plans in Britain as uncertainty clouds the outlook beyond Brexit in March 2019.

People Spainish coach Lopetegui shows respect for rivals following World Cup draw
Author: 0 Spainish coach Lopetegui shows respect for rivals following World Cup draw

A collection of World Cup greats, with France's 1998 World Cup-winning captain Laurent Blanc and ex-England goalie Gordon Banks as well as Maradona, selected the balls from four pots with the draw completed in about half an hour. Switzerland and Serbia are both solid squads, but Costa Rica will be the surprise again and advance behind Brazil. "We are not just 11 players, we are 100 million".

People Man arrested for plotting mass shooting at mosque in Florida
Author: 0 Man arrested for plotting mass shooting at mosque in Florida

The investigation began in late October when a confidential source said Bolatete was planning an attack on the Islamic Center of Northeast Florida, said Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams during a press conference. " This investigation is ongoing and there may be more charges ". The old man had asked the detective to make arrangements to get a silencer delivered to his home on 1 December and instructed him to prevent any paperwork.

People BC Releases Plan For Legal Marijuana
Author: 0 BC Releases Plan For Legal Marijuana

A minimum age of 19 is consistent with B.C.'s minimum age for alcohol and tobacco and with the age of majority in B.C. "We believe our decades of experience retailing a controlled substance safely. The federal government introduced legislation in April to legalize and restrict access to marijuana across the country beginning in July 2018. It says there was some confusion among consultation participants on the distribution and retails sales of marijuana, but many opposed Ontario's ...