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People Rahimi removed from NYC court as pipe bomb attacks trial begins
Author: 0 Rahimi removed from NYC court as pipe bomb attacks trial begins

A man sits helplessly in a wheelchair as debris rains down around him. Despite numerous warnings from the judge not to speak out of turn, Rahimi persisted and had to be led out of the courtroom. Jane Shreibman told jurors she saw the second device prosecutors believe to be planted by Rahimi in Chelsea. She was bleeding heavily, and her knees were bruised.

People Judge hands down ruling in Planned Parenthood abortion lawsuit
Author: 0 Judge hands down ruling in Planned Parenthood abortion lawsuit

The organization said a third facility called Little Rock Family Planning, which offers the abortion pill but is not run by Planned Parenthood, also would not be able to comply with the requirement under the law. "As the district court further recognized, (Planned Parenthood) understandably had trouble locating a contracted physician because 'physicians who provide abortions or associate with physicians who provide abortions risk being ostracized from their communities and face harassment ...

People Gov. Reynolds orders flags at half-staff to honor Las Vegas victims
Author: 0 Gov. Reynolds orders flags at half-staff to honor Las Vegas victims

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts and Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds on Monday ordered all flags in the two states to be flown at half-staff to honor the shooting victims in Las Vegas. Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo said the shooter, identified as Stephen Paddock , 64, was found dead by officers who stormed his 32nd-floor room at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casinos.

People Now Turkey is Getting Cozy With Iran
Author: 0 Now Turkey is Getting Cozy With Iran

The independence poll and the two sides' cooperation on Syria were among major topics of Akar's discussions with his Iranian counterpart, Major General Mohammad Baqeri, ISNA reported. The three announced in a joint statement last month at the end of the sixth round of Astana talks that they finally agreed on a plan to set up de-escalation zones in Syria for six months.

People NWS: Chance increases for tropical system to form near Gulf
Author: 0 NWS: Chance increases for tropical system to form near Gulf

There's northing of immediate concern in the tropical Atlantic on Tuesday, but forecasters are monitoring the northwest Caribbean for possible development this weekend. It was too early to say with any degree of certainty how that storm could impact the US, said 10Weather WTSP meteorologist Bobby Deskins Tuesday, but models suggest it could hit anywhere from New Orleans to Panama City as a tropical storm.

People Nadal loses a shoe mid-point, again
Author: 0 Nadal loses a shoe mid-point, again

Nadal , making his first appearance since last month's US Open win, was 4-6 down in the second set tie-break before winning four consecutive points. Nadal did not break Pouille until game 11 of the decider and he did not prove as forgiving when match point came his way to book his place in the second round.

People Worst US Mass Shootings Until Las Vegas Concert Massacre
Author: 0 Worst US Mass Shootings Until Las Vegas Concert Massacre

Police are still trying to piece together the motives of Paddock , who lived in a retirement community and was a multimillionaire real-estate investor who liked to travel to Las Vegas to play high-stakes video poker. Stephen Paddock gunned down 59 people from inside a Vegas hotel room. In a statement on Monday morning, Murphy said, "This must stop". Steve Gomez, an ABC News consultant who is a former Los Angeles police officer and Federal Bureau of Investigation special ...

People Las Vegas, Gun Violence, and the Failing American State
Author: 0 Las Vegas, Gun Violence, and the Failing American State

Moments later, Morgan said police breached the hotel room of 64-year-old Stephen Paddock , on the same floor as his room. The sheriff said donations have been overwhelming and the love and support continues to grow in Las Vegas. Police have also been looking to interrogate the suspect's girlfriend Marilou Danley , who appears to have lived with Paddock about 80 miles northeast of Vegas.

People WTA BEIJING - Sharapova fought and won
Author: 0 WTA BEIJING - Sharapova fought and won

And the Russian believes tournaments such as the China Open are only getting harder to win. That time was for him, today was for me."Second seed Alexander Zverev served seven aces as he beat Britain's Kyle Edmund 6-3, 7-6 (3) in the day's last match and will meet Italy's Fabio Fognini in the next round".

People Mark Cuban Says He's 'Considering' Running for President but Isn't Committed
Author: 0 Mark Cuban Says He's 'Considering' Running for President but Isn't Committed

First, in an interview with former Democratic South Carolina state Rep. Bakari Sellers on Sellers' podcast ViewPoint , Cuban said he was "seriously considering" a run for the White House. It is not clear yet whether Cuban , a self-proclaimed political independent, would seek the presidency as a Democrat or as an independent candidate should he run in 2020.

People European Union to order Amazon to pay millions in back taxes
Author: 0 European Union to order Amazon to pay millions in back taxes

Regulators could seek back taxes worth several hundred million euros, said the report. When discussed a year ago, the back taxes amounted to about $470M but the amount could change. Amazon and Luxembourg have previously denied wrongdoing. When it launched its investigation in 2015, the European Commission said the European arm of McDonald's had paid virtually no corporation tax in Luxembourg or the U.S.

People Pakistan parliament passes electoral reforms bill
Author: 0 Pakistan parliament passes electoral reforms bill

Under the bill, the legal bar on a person to serve as an office-bearer of a political party if he is either not qualified to be, or disqualified from being, elected as a member of parliament under Article 63 of the Constitution was removed, paving the way for an otherwise ineligible Nawaz Sharif to head his own faction of the Pakistan Muslim League.

People Boris Johnson backs 'steadfast' Theresa May to get 'great Brexit deal'
Author: 0 Boris Johnson backs 'steadfast' Theresa May to get 'great Brexit deal'

Johnson, whose keynote conference speech on Tuesday will be keenly scrutinised for signs of disloyalty, insisted that he is in complete agreement with the vision for Brexit set out by the PM. At the start of the conference Ms May was forced to apologise to a private meeting of party members for the seats lost at the election. "It is hard to make sufficient progress".

People Cow Farts May be A Bigger Factor in Global Warming
Author: 0 Cow Farts May be A Bigger Factor in Global Warming

Dr. Julie Wolf, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Agricultural Research Service (ARS), senior author of the study said: "In many regions of the world, livestock numbers are changing, and breeding has resulted in larger animals with higher intakes of food".