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Sue Grafton, Best-Selling Author Of Kinsey Millhone Alphabet Mysteries, Dies At 77 - NPR

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 23:41

NPR

Sue Grafton, Best-Selling Author Of Kinsey Millhone Alphabet Mysteries, Dies At 77
NPR
Sue Grafton, the author of A Is For Alibi and 24 other mysteries featuring detective Kinsey Millhone, died Thursday at age 77. Her daughter Jamie wrote on Facebook that her mother had been battling cancer for the past two years but had been doing well ...
Mystery writer Sue Grafton dies at 77EW.com (blog)
Sue Grafton, writer of popular 'alphabet' mysteries, diesWashington Post
Sue Grafton, Best-Selling Mystery Author, Dies at 77New York Times
Los Angeles Times -The Courier-Journal -Press-Enterprise -WESH Orlando
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Trump administration fires all members of HIV/AIDS advisory council - Washington Post

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 23:16

Washington Post

Trump administration fires all members of HIV/AIDS advisory council
Washington Post
The remaining members of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS were fired en masse this week. Months after a half-dozen members resigned in protest of the Trump administration's position on health policies, the White House dismissed the rest ...
Trump terminates HIV/AIDS advisory panel members as he seeks replacementsThe Hill
Trump terminates remaining HIV/AIDS advisory council appointmentsCNN
Trump Terminated All Members Of HIV/AIDS Council Without ExplanationHuffPost
CBS News -New York Daily News -Daily Beast -Newsweek
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Trump to announce plan aimed at fixing crumbling roads and bridges, source says - ABC News

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 22:09

Trump to announce plan aimed at fixing crumbling roads and bridges, source says
ABC News
Fresh off his tax bill victory, President Donald Trump plans to kick off 2018 with a renewed push for a massive infrastructure spending program, a key campaign promise which he recently described as "the easiest of all" to achieve but one that could ...

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Trump to announce plan aimed at fixing crumbling roads and bridges, source says - ABC News

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 22:09

Newsweek

Trump to announce plan aimed at fixing crumbling roads and bridges, source says
ABC News
Fresh off his tax bill victory, President Donald Trump plans to kick off 2018 with a renewed push for a massive infrastructure spending program, a key campaign promise which he recently described as "the easiest of all" to achieve but one that could ...
Trump's First Year in Review: Views From the Republican BenchForeign Policy (blog)

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Battle Over Contested Virginia House Of Delegates Seat Will Drag On - HuffPost

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 21:31

HuffPost

Battle Over Contested Virginia House Of Delegates Seat Will Drag On
HuffPost
The name-drawing to determine the winner of House District 94, which could decide which party controls the chamber, is now scheduled for Jan. 4. By Marina Fang. The dramatic race for a Virginia House of Delegates seat that could decide which party ...
GOP pushes for random drawing in tied race to decide control of Va. HouseWTOP

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Mega Millions jackpot at $306M for winning numbers drawing tonight - KGO-TV

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 21:28

Mega Millions jackpot at $306M for winning numbers drawing tonight
KGO-TV
The Mega Millions jackpot now stands at an estimated $306 million, with a cash option of $191 million, for Friday night's drawing. It could be a very happy holiday season if you are lucky. Right now, the Mega Millions and Powerball lotteries have a ...

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Cheap Amazon shipping leaves the Postal Service 'dumber and poorer,' Trump says - Washington Post

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 20:36

Washington Post

Cheap Amazon shipping leaves the Postal Service 'dumber and poorer,' Trump says
Washington Post
President Trump on Friday called for the U.S. Postal Service to raise the shipping rates that it charges Amazon.com, the online retailer, in a deal that he said disadvantages the federal agency. “Why is the United States Post Office, which is losing ...
Trump says Postal Service should charge Amazon 'much more' for shippingUSA TODAY
Trump Wants Postal Service to Charge 'Much More' for Amazon ShipmentsU.S. News & World Report
Trump has waged a yearlong war against Amazon — and its day of reckoning could be coming soonBusiness Insider
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The President Doesn't Care to Understand Global Warming - The Atlantic

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 20:24

The Atlantic

The President Doesn't Care to Understand Global Warming
The Atlantic
Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. In the first novel ever written about Sherlock Homes, we learn something peculiar about the London detective. Holmes, supposedly a modern man and a keen expert in ...
Trump is as unfit and ignorant as everWashington Post
Celebrity chef rips Trump for building golf course sea wall while denying global warmingThe Hill (blog)
Trump's global warming tweet is a 'troll job,' not based in science, experts sayABC News
HuffPost -CBS News -Fox News -Bustle
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Republicans in Virginia warn against delay in settling election - CNN

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 19:47

CNN

Republicans in Virginia warn against delay in settling election
CNN
(CNN) Republican leaders in the Virginia House of Delegates argue in legal motions that Democratic efforts to compel a circuit court to reconsider its decision allowing a questionable ballot to be recounted are frivolous and are delaying the ...

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Egypt attack: Gunman targets Coptic Christians in church and shop - BBC News

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 19:39

BBC News

Egypt attack: Gunman targets Coptic Christians in church and shop
BBC News
Nine people were killed in twin attacks on Coptic Christians, south of Cairo, the interior ministry says. Six civilians and a policeman died when a gunman tried to storm a church but was intercepted and arrested by police, it said. It said he had also ...
Egypt says 10 killed in attack outside Cairo churchCrux: Covering all things Catholic
Gunmen Attack Cairo Church, Killing at Least 9New York Times
Egypt Says 10 Killed in Shootout Outside Cairo ChurchU.S. News & World Report
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iFixit cuts the prices on its battery replacement kits to one up Apple's $29 offer - The Verge

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 19:12

The Verge

iFixit cuts the prices on its battery replacement kits to one up Apple's $29 offer
The Verge
The news comes after Apple announced yesterday that it would be cutting the price of its own battery replacements to $29 for anyone with an iPhone 6 or later, starting in late January and running through December 2018 (a $50 discount off the usual ...
Apple 2017 year in review: iPhone X with Face ID signals major platform shiftAppleInsider (press release) (blog)
iFixit drops its iPhone battery replacement to $29, matching Apple's apology priceTechCrunch
Is your iPhone battery causing your smartphone to run slowly? Here's what to doUSA TODAY
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Florida fugitive captured in Knoxville after attempting to electrocute wife - Knoxville News Sentinel

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 18:55

Knoxville News Sentinel

Florida fugitive captured in Knoxville after attempting to electrocute wife
Knoxville News Sentinel
The Knox County Sheriff's Office allows people to anonymously submit tips on crimes they may have witnessed. Here are several ways you can submit a tip to Crime Stoppers. Wochit. 636501406371599884-26001308-912910222217177-1679865795684186561-n.png. A ...

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Trump lays out immigration deal demands - CNN

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 18:53

CNN

Trump lays out immigration deal demands
CNN
West Palm Beach, Florida (CNN) President Donald Trump said Friday there will be no deal to protect hundreds of thousands of young undocumented immigrants from deportation without funding to build a wall along the US-Mexico border. "The Democrats have ...
Trump calls for border wall funding in any DACA deal, but Democrats are skepticalWashington Post
Bipartisan DACA, spending talks set to commence with White HousePolitico
Trump says Dems know there is no DACA fix without border wallThe Hill
Bloomberg -USA TODAY -Vox -CNBC
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Waitress claims coworker ran off with her half of $300G scratch-off ticket winnings - Fox News

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 18:10

Fox News

Waitress claims coworker ran off with her half of $300G scratch-off ticket winnings
Fox News
An Arkansas waitress claimed her co-worker ran off with her half of $300,000 winnings from a scratch-off ticket. Leslie Underwood, a waitress at Sportsmans Drive-In, located in Stuttgart, Ark., said her co-worker Mandy Vanhouten owes her some cash. "It ...

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Police: Man nearly decapitated girlfriend with samurai sword - Fox News

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 18:00

Fox News

Police: Man nearly decapitated girlfriend with samurai sword
Fox News
HOUSTON – A 45-year-old Houston man is accused of nearly decapitating his girlfriend with a samurai sword. Police investigating a "cutting in progress" Wednesday evening found 36-year-old Aracely Jernigan dead in the living room of a Houston home ...
Man charged with murder, accused of nearly beheading girlfriend with swordKTRK-TV

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Goldman Takes One-Time $5 Billion Hit From New US Tax Law - Bloomberg

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 16:27

Bloomberg

Goldman Takes One-Time $5 Billion Hit From New US Tax Law
Bloomberg
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. said the U.S. tax reform will cut profit this year by about $5 billion, mainly because of a tax targeting earnings held abroad. About two-thirds of the hit comes from the repatriation tax, while writing down U.S. deferred tax ...
Goldman Sachs expects $5 billion hit from tax overhaul in 4QABC News
Goldman Sachs Dealt $5 Billion Profit Blow Thanks to New Tax LawTheStreet.com
Goldman taking $5 billion hit in Q4 earnings from new tax lawCNBC
Wall Street Journal -The Hill -Chicago Tribune -Nasdaq
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Humane Society: Dog found dead, frozen on home's porch - Atlanta Journal Constitution

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 16:14

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Humane Society: Dog found dead, frozen on home's porch
Atlanta Journal Constitution
An Ohio humane society is investigating a case where officials say a dog was found outside a home “frozen solid.” Officials with the Toledo Area Humane Society told The Toledo Blade that the female dog had curled up and died on the porch of a home. “I ...
Dog found frozen solid on front porch of Ohio homePittsburgh Post-Gazette
Dog found frozen solid on porch in Ohio amid cold snapCleveland 19 News

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South Korea Inspects Hong Kong Ship Over North Korean Oil - Newsmax

Παρ, 29/12/2017 - 15:39

Newsmax

South Korea Inspects Hong Kong Ship Over North Korean Oil
Newsmax
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean authorities boarded a Hong Kong-flagged ship and interviewed its crew members for allegedly violating U.N. sanctions by transferring oil to a North Korean vessel in October, an official said Friday. The ...

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