• Argentina cops seize 400kg of cocaine from Russian embassy

    Argentina cops seize 400kg of cocaine from Russian embassy

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    The investigation started in 2016, when the Russian ambassador to Argentina called local authorities to report that traffickers were trying to move 16 bags of cocaine from the Buenos Aires embassy by way of a diplomatic flight. A suspect, who Bullrich only referred to as "K", was in charge of buying the drug, and introducing it to the embassy in Argentina . Two individuals were arrested when they went to pick up the cargo, while a former embassy official was arrested in his Moscow ...
  • NRA's Wayne LaPierre Says 'Schools Must Be The Most Hardened Targets'

    NRA's Wayne LaPierre Says 'Schools Must Be The Most Hardened Targets'

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    Students of the school and their parents have joined with gun control advocates across the country to bolster security and ensure that people with mental health problems don't get their hands on weapons. Having successfully avoided drawing mass protests, LaPierre then gave an outrageous speech about how his opponents are "saboteurs" intent on destroying the Constitution and capitalism.
  • The US is no longer a nation of immigrants, apparently

    The US is no longer a nation of immigrants, apparently

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    The agency's new statement also does not refer to the population it serves as "customers". An official of the agency explained, according to reports, that this mission statement indicated that the United States is moving away from the transactional language of customer and product.
  • Company wins right to build mini-casino near Shippensburg

    Company wins right to build mini-casino near Shippensburg

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    Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment's bid of $8,111,000 was actually the second highest bid submitted, the Gaming Control Board said in a press release. Each mini-casino can have 750 slot machines and license holders can pay another $2.5 million to operate 30 table games. The latest happenings around the mini-casino license auctions continue to provide food for thought in the state of Pennsylvania, as the future fourth satellite gambling venue was left without management.
  • Michael Porter Jr. Cleared by Doctor to Return to Basketball

    Michael Porter Jr. Cleared by Doctor to Return to Basketball

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    Porter Jr., who was the No. 1 recruit in the nation prior to committing to Missouri , played just two minutes in the the Tigers' season opener against Iowa State. Porter was the No. 2 overall recruit in the 247Sports 2017 composite rankings and is nearly universally expected to be a lottery pick in the 2018 NBA Draft.
  • Marco Rubio says he would support raising age to buy rifles

    Marco Rubio says he would support raising age to buy rifles

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    He said video footage showed Mr Peterson arriving at the building where the shooting was taking place about 90 seconds after the first shots were fired and that he remained outside for about four minutes. "This looks like unity, like we are together", Madison Leal said. "King commended the surviving students and said she plans to join and support them during the March for Our Lives in Washington next month and in other planned efforts".
  • Realty Income Corp (NYSE:O) Shares Bought by Cetera Advisors LLC

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    Getty Realty Corp. (NYSE:GTY) has risen 28.27% since February 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.11% the S&P500. Shares of Realty Income Corp (O) opened at $49.30 on Friday. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased its stake in shares of Realty Income by 10.9% during the third quarter. Renaissance Techs Ltd Llc stated it has 168,800 shares.
  • South Africa beats India to set up T20 series decider

    South Africa beats India to set up T20 series decider

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    India made one change to their side with Jasprit Bumrah being rested due to some abdominal stiffness. The performance was disappointing from the Men in Blue as at midway in the match, it was their game for the taking. And Klaasen didn't disappoint. Duminy quietly anchored the innings at the other end as Klaasen let it flow. With Duminy hitting his 64 from 40 balls and Heinrich Klaasen 69 from 30, South Africa finished on 189-4.
  • Trump to announce 'largest ever' North Korea sanctions

    Trump to announce 'largest ever' North Korea sanctions

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    The first signs of these were given two weeks ago when Vice President Mike Pence , speaking from South Korea, said that new sanctions were set to be announced. Kim now heads the United Front Department, the North's office responsible for inter-Korean affairs. South Korea's decision on Thursday to allow in Kim Yong Chol, now sanctioned by the United States and South Korea, sparked protest from family members of the dead sailors and opposition parties.
  • Illini come up short vs. No. 9 Purdue

    Illini come up short vs. No. 9 Purdue

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    There were eight lead changes in the first half, highlighted by two big runs. The key play down the stretch came when Mark Smith hit Trent Frazier for a clean look on a corner 3 and it didn't go down. Johnathan Williams scored 11 points, and Josh Perkins and Corey Kispert added 10 points apiece as the Bulldogs won their 10th consecutive game. IL got no closer than five the rest of the way.
  • Arm teachers? Palm Beach County leaders, parents reject Trump's idea

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    The deadly school shooting last week in Parkland, Florida has sparked another conversation about whether or not teachers should be allowed to carry concealed weapons in the classroom. Several leaders said lawmakers should make it more hard to get guns, rather than looking to arm educators. "Our students deserve it. Call, write, march.do whatever you can to show enough is enough - we NEED stronger gun laws, we NEED funding for mental health issues, we NEED our students to L I V E so they can ...
  • TESARO (TSRO) Lifted to "Outperform" at Evercore ISI

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    Hillhouse Capital Management Ltd who had been investing in Tesaro Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $3.31B market cap company. Toronto Dominion Bank now owns 1,592 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $206,000 after purchasing an additional 1,130 shares in the last quarter.
  • Syria war: Russia says no agreement on ceasefire resolution

    Syria war: Russia says no agreement on ceasefire resolution

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    UN Security Council members may vote Thursday on a temporary ceasefire for Syria's besieged Eastern Ghouta region, a day after the United Nations' chief deplored the plight of the civilians trapped there as "hell on earth". The regime onslaught has prompted warnings that the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, which is backed by the Russian military, is preparing to crush the rebel-held enclave.
  • Vice President Pence meets with National Space Council

    Vice President Pence meets with National Space Council

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    Not only did the rocket send Elon Musk's Roadster roaring toward Mars - Musk runs SpaceX as well as the electric auto company - two of its first-stage boosters landed back at Cape Canaveral for further recycling. Under the proposal, which is expected to be completed by March 2019, a launch and re-entry, regardless of vehicle type, will require only one license from the Department of Transportation.
  • 'The Crown' star Claire Foy announces separation from husband Stephen Campbell Moore

    'The Crown' star Claire Foy announces separation from husband Stephen Campbell Moore

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    They are parents to one daughter, born in March 2015. The news comes weeks after Stephen revealed that while she was filming the second season of The Crown , he was battling a devastating brain tumour diagnosis. The tumor was found in the pituitary gland at the base of his brain, known to control metabolism. He underwent surgery in which the tumour was successfully removed.
  • Pence: 'America Stands up to Murderous Dictatorships' Like North Korea

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    Ahn was excluded from competing in his native South Korea after the International Olympic Committee refused to grant him an invitation amid its vetting of Russia's athletes for possible doping links. "Kim Yong-chol is a diabolical war criminal who attacked the South ". The American delegation will be led by President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump.
  • Chance of freezing rain Friday morning

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    Temperatures should reach the lower to mid 50s across the region. This morning , it's a cooler start for some along with some patchy fog being seen as well. FRIDAY: Mostly cloudy, afternoon rain. In fact it's very well possible the high for the day will be in the morning and temperatures fall during the afternoon.
  • Trump says arming teachers could help prevent school massacres

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    That record augurs poorly for chances of Trump challenging the NRA , notwithstanding the emotional outpouring from students traumatized by the Florida school massacre last week. 21, 2018. But a White House official told the Associated Press that Trump was not supporting or ruling out any one policy. "I don't know that's something we want to necessarily throw on the backs of teachers", Kruger said.
  • I never said 'give teachers guns': Trump slams media

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    Teachers carrying a concealed gun could end attacks "very quickly", Mr Trump said. Asked whether he'd provide federal funding for the armed teachers program, he said he would be opening to considering such funding for training. Arming 20 percent of teachers would mean arming more than 700,000 people. But students have vowed to make the Parkland tragedy a turning point, with youths inspired on social media by the activism of their peers staging walkouts from high schools in Florida ...