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Idaho and all other states now are spending the last of their money for CHIP while lawmakers debate how to pay for the program's renewal. The Alabama Department of Public Health posted a notice on its website this week saying that it would freeze enrollment in CHIP on January 1 and would not renew any coverage after that date.
  • Suhaib Ilyasi awarded life imprisonment for murdering wife Anju

    Suhaib Ilyasi awarded life imprisonment for murdering wife Anju

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    She had multiple stab injuries, although Suhaib had told the police that she committed suicide. Initially, Ilyasi was booked for charges of subjecting his wife to cruelty, dowry death and destroying evidence. Ilyasi had alleged that the formation of the medical board was illegal as it was being done after filing of a chargesheet and framing of charges for the offence related to dowry.
  • U.S. outnumbered as it vetoes United Nations vote on Jerusalem

    U.S. outnumbered as it vetoes United Nations vote on Jerusalem

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    The draft also called upon all countries to refrain from establishing diplomatic missions in Jerusalem. The Cairo-based Arab League similarly said in a statement on Tuesday that the US veto on Jerusalem will "increase Washington's isolation", describing it as "flagrant defiance of clear and maybe rare of worldwide consensus".
  • Steph Curry Wants to Partner with Diddy to Buy the Carolina Panthers

    Steph Curry Wants to Partner with Diddy to Buy the Carolina Panthers

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    Jerry Richardson has announced he plans on selling the Panthers after the current season is over. "These have been some of the most hard days of my 19 years with the Panthers, but I am lifted up by the strong resolve and the commitment our employees have shown to this organization", Becker said in a statement released by the team .
  • Ivanka Trump's visit to CT high school upsets parents

    Ivanka Trump's visit to CT high school upsets parents

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    Despite the backlash, 36-year-old Ivanka, who was joined by IBM CEO Ginni Rometty , was still able to discuss the importance of modern skills and career education at the school with around 10 students. She's been pushing the subject at schools across the nation, News 12 New Jersey reports. "Hope the diversity of our students and our large immigrant population doesn't scare her away!" she tweeted .
  • Some Lawmakers Asking Franken to Reconsider Resigning from Senate

    Some Lawmakers Asking Franken to Reconsider Resigning from Senate

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    Minnesota 7th District Democratic Congressman Collin Peterson is suggesting that Sen. Housley is a second-term lawmaker and real estate agent from Minneapolis's eastern suburbs. Housley, 53, was born and raised in South Saint Paul, Minnesota. In her video, she mostly avoids partisan and ideological rhetoric, talking about her upbringing in South St.
  • Pakistan to allow family visit for jailed Indian officer

    Pakistan to allow family visit for jailed Indian officer

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    They are slated to meet Kulbhushan Jadhav who is now languishing in Pak prison on December 25. Pakistan has granted visa to Indian death row convict in Pakistan Kulbhushan Jadhav's wife and his mother, Pakistan's foreign office spokesperson confirmed on Wednesday.
  • Woman who accidentally killed boyfriend in Youtube stunt pleads guilty

    Woman who accidentally killed boyfriend in Youtube stunt pleads guilty

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    She will be on supervised probation for five years, is prohibited from owning a firearm, and can not "make any financial compensation" from the video recording of Ruiz's death. She will receive her sentence in February and Norman County Attorney James Brue said recently that he met with some of Ruiz's family members on October 26 and they talked about the plea agreement.
  • Body cam shows Florida officer being dragged by speeding vehicle

    Body cam shows Florida officer being dragged by speeding vehicle

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    Then as he tried to enter the vehicle, the man in the driver's seat woke up and suddenly gunned the engine. Police have charged the man driving with attempted murder. Cabrera was eventually apprehended on I-595 after getting stuck in busy morning commute traffic. As more officers from several agencies and the Florida Highway Patrol joined the chase, they were able to stop the vehicle around 9 a.m.
  • EU Commission Proposes Triggering Article 7 Paving Way for Anti-Poland Sanctions

    EU Commission Proposes Triggering Article 7 Paving Way for Anti-Poland Sanctions

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    However, Brussels has repeatedly warned Warsaw that the reforms pose a threat to democracy and the rule of law, which all member states signed up to when they joined the EU. The move does not mean that sanctions will be imposed on Poland. He has described the reforms by the ruling Law and Justice party as a danger to the integrity of the internal market, as well as the Polish people.
  • Myanmar bans United Nations rights envoy from country

    Myanmar bans United Nations rights envoy from country

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    Local officials said Tuesday that they were investigating the 10 unidentified bodies found Monday near a cemetery in Inn Din village. Attacks by Rohingya Muslim insurgents on the Myanmar security forces in Rakhine State triggered a response by the army and Buddhist vigilantes so brutal a senior United Nations official denounced it as a textbook example of ethnic cleansing , reported Reuters .
  • India's Congress party asks Communists for support

    India's Congress party asks Communists for support

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    Unlike his illustrious predecessors, the 47 year old Congress scion takes up the mantle at a time when the party is reeling under serious crisis and pitted against an adversary who has come to acquire an aura of near invincibility. Congress may have lost the Gujarat elections but there were some silver linings for the party and this should serve as a shot in the arm for the Grand Old Party in the coming polls in states like Karnataka, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan as well as the general ...
  • Offices will be closed for Christmas holiday

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    The pattern will continue through the Christmas week with Friday's trash district picked up December 30. Scale houses will resume standard business hours on Tuesday, December 26. Officials are advising residents that trash pickup will be delayed for two holidays, Christmas Day and New Year's Day, over the coming weeks. The Dearborn Administrative Center and19th District Court will be closed December 22 and 25.
  • European Union court: Uber must follow same rules as taxis

    European Union court: Uber must follow same rules as taxis

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    In its ruling the court writes that Uber's "intermediation service... the objective of which is to connect, by means of a smartphone application and for remuneration, non-professional drivers using their own vehicle with persons who wish to make urban journeys, must be regarded as being inherently linked to a transport service and, accordingly, must be classified as "a service in the field of transport" within the meaning of European Union law".
  • $1.95 EPS Expected for Stryker Corporation (SYK)

    $1.95 EPS Expected for Stryker Corporation (SYK)

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    About 1.00M shares traded. Gam Ag has invested 0.2% in Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK ). It has outperformed by 8.25% the S&P500. Analysts await U.S. Its down 0.01, from 1.44 in 2017Q1. Evercore Wealth Management LLC decreased its stake in shares of Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) by 3.7% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC.
  • New Zealand's PM received her secret Santa gift and it was lovely

    New Zealand's PM received her secret Santa gift and it was lovely

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    The PM posted a video to Twitter showing her opening the small gift she was sent, a lovely homemade bauble for her tree. Some participants seemed to have gone well beyond the $10 suggested gift limit, with one woman posting with the hashtag #NZSecretSanta that she had received an iPad, apparently from telecommunications company Chorus.
  • Jayalalithaa's Hospital Video Released By Dhinakaran Supporter Ahead of RK Nagar Bypoll

    Jayalalithaa's Hospital Video Released By Dhinakaran Supporter Ahead of RK Nagar Bypoll

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    Dinakaran supporter P Vetrivel denied the reports that no one met her and the Enquiry Commission has not summoned them yet but would submit the evidence if the commission asked them to do so. Political analyst Sumanth C Raman said the video , in itself, does not say anything other than the fact that it was taken at the general ward after Jayalalithaa was shifted from the intensive care unit of the Apollo Hospital .
  • Amber alert issued for Houston baby after mother stabbed to death

    Amber alert issued for Houston baby after mother stabbed to death

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    An Amber Alert was issued for 6-week-old Shanally Flores of Houston . After the girl went missing, authorities believed she might have been with her father, but he has been located in San Antonio and the girl remains missing. The woman was found dead at her apartment in the 180 block of Goodson, police said. The Amber Alert described him as the child's father. Anyone with information on Shanally's whereabouts, the suspect or his vehicle is urged to contact the Houston Police Department ...
  • China: Trump's security policy shows Cold War mentality

    China: Trump's security policy shows Cold War mentality

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    On Monday, Trump described China a "rival power" seeking to "challenge American influence, values and wealth". But China's foreign ministry criticised the strategy report , saying Washington should "abandon outdated notions". The fallout heavily contrasts with the friendly relations between US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping. "They were able to apprehend these terrorists before the event with no loss of life and that's a great thing, and the way it's supposed ...