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World News Richardson Police Officer, Civilian Shot At Apartment Complex
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There was a man screaming at an apartment complex in the city, which is just south of Plano. Richardson police close off roads while responding to a report of a disturbance call. We ask for your prayers during this tragedy". "The hearts and soul of Texas mourn with you". It was later reported that the police have managed to take the suspect into custody.

World News Percent Say Trump Trying to Derail Russia Probe
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This poll also indicates a high point in approval of the economy under Trump, with 70 percent of respondents saying the economy is "excellent" or "good". Among independent voters, the number who said the probe was legitimate was higher: 54 percent said it was; 39 percent said it wasn't. The issue of immigration is not worth a government shutdown, 66 percent of voters say.

World News Asma murder case: Imran gives KP police a pat on the back
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In a Press Conference in Peshawar on Wednesday, the Inspector General Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police Salahuddin Khan Mehsud said a 15-year-old second cousin of Asma had been arrested by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police for his suspected involvement in the alleged rape and murder of the minor.

World News Covered California Sees Slight Drop In Renewals
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Some important figures on the state of health care today. While Republicans in Congress have largely moved away from trying to repeal and replace Obamacare after their efforts failed a year ago, the Trump administration continues to chip away at the law.

World News Heavy snow disrupts traffic
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Rail operator SNCF had to slow down trains on several of its high-speed TGV lines. The Eiffel Tower, one of the world's most visited tourists attractions, was closed for a second day in a row due to the weather. Paris bus services were cancelled on Tuesday evening, according to the RATP transport authority, and school transport would not run on Wednesday in several areas.

World News Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI Says He's Headed 'Home'
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The paper says it had contacted Benedict XVI through a "reserved channel" to ask him how he was doing. "So many readers want to know how I am spending this last period of my life, " he wrote in the letter, which the newspaper printed on its front page on Wednesday.

World News VP Mike Pence speaks to troops at Yokota Air Base
Author: 0 VP Mike Pence speaks to troops at Yokota Air Base

He highlighted his earlier announcement that the USA would continue to intensify what he called a "maximum pressure campaign" and keep it in place until North Korea abandons its nuclear and ballistic missile programs. "President Trump has said he always believes in talking, but I haven't requested any meetings. We'll have to see what happens". The almost identical comments by Pence and Tillerson expressing openness to a meeting with the North Koreans appeared deliberate and coordinated.

World News Several people injured in Melbourne hot-air balloon crash
Author: 0 Several people injured in Melbourne hot-air balloon crash

Owner of the property Sonia Ingles was woken up from the sound of the balloon landing, and was "shocked" to see what had happened. Seven people were taken to three different hospitals, all of them in a stable condition. There are reports the balloon stalled at 500m before coming down hard in an open field, and that people fell out of the basket. Another witness told 3AW they saw the basket on its side.

World News WTA ST.PETERSBURG - Kvitova claims the title
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A first-round exit in last month's Australian Open apparently did little to the dampen the fire within Petra Kvitova . Continuing on her title run, Kvitova never let up at the 2018 St. The victory meant Kvitova maintained her streak of winning at least one WTA title since 2011 and now moves back up to world number 21, while German semi-finalist Julia Goerges will make her top-10 debut in Monday's rankings.

World News Virat Kohli's unbeaten 160 helps India batter South Africa
Author: 0 Virat Kohli's unbeaten 160 helps India batter South Africa

The Indian skipper also became the first Indian to score more than 100 runs by running. Of Kohli's 160, 60 came from boundaries (12 fours, 2 sixes) and there 75 singles, 11 twos and one three. The bowler was JP Duminy, who bowled his quota of overs for the fifth time in his 182 ODIs, and for the first time since 2013. It appeared it was a good decision on stand-in captain Markram's part.

World News North Korea 'only months' from United States strike - diplomat
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The US and North Korea have once again swapped nuclear strike warnings as they accused each other of ratcheting up tensions on the Korean peninsula. The hermit kingdom poses an "urgent and unpredictable threat to the United States, allies and partners" and its nuclear program must be "completely, verifiably and irreversibly eliminated", he added.

World News Just another day at the office for Zuma
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The power struggle has brought much of government grinding to a halt, postponing indefinitely the ceremonial opening of parliament, due tomorrow, and threatening to tarnish further the image of the ANC, ... If the ANC had chose to withdraw all their support, President Zuma would not have a majority in parliament, making it hard for him to resist. The ANC was the main anti-apartheid movement for decades and has led South Africa since the end of white minority rule in 1994, but its moral ...

World News False alarm!: AccuWeather responds to miscoded Tsunami Warning
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The popular Accuweather app accidentally sent out a tsunami alarm to users on the East Coast on Tuesday morning, the latest in a series of embarrassing false alarm errors. NWS says, "There is NO current Tsunami Warning, Advisory, Watch, or Threat for the U.S. Please refer to tsunami.gov and @NWS_NTWC for up to date information".

World News Korean cheerleaders arrive at Olympics to be followed by Kim's sister
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A large musical performance troupe that arrived by boat Tuesday at the eastern port of Mukho Tuesday was greeted by hundreds of angry South Korean right-wing demonstrators who burned pictures of Kim Jong Un and the North Korean flag. Analysts said that while Seoul appeared keen to set up a US-North Korea meeting, the chances of this happening did not look high. "Under the best of circumstances, it's going to be incredibly hard to get North Korea to get rid of nuclear weapons, short of ...

World News Nation's No. 1 offensive tackle commits to Ohio State
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Petit-Frere and Carman are ranked first and second among offensive tackles in the 2018 class according to 247Sports . Upon receiving confirmation that Petit-Frere will sign with Ohio State, he unleashed a celebratory fist pump . One member of that staff, Defensive Coordinator Greg Schiano, was linked to leaving Columbus for the Patriots DC job this week before confirming that he would stay in his position for the Buckeyes.

World News Iran urges Turkey to respect intl. borders
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Russia , a key ally of Syria's regime, and Iran are also intimately involved. The Russian defense ministry has repeatedly rejected allegations that its planes target civilians , saying they take great care to avoid collateral damage. Security Council resolutions, the right to self-defense as enshrined in the U.N. Charter and respect for Syria's territorial integrity. "If anything, these have been serious escalation areas", said Moumtzis, who renewed a call for a political response to the ...

Author: 0 Making Thrust For Active Investor on Move : Seattle Genetics, Inc. (SGEN)

About 1,886 shares traded. Cardiome Pharma Corp. (NASDAQ:CRME) has declined 11.02% since February 7, 2017 and is downtrending. The stock was sold at an average price of $40.25, for a total transaction of $1,515,573.50. Liberty Cap, a Michigan-based fund reported 4,901 shares. 1,889 are owned by Royal Bank Of Canada. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.78 in Q3 2017.

World News Germany's Angela Merkel finally reaches reach coalition deal with SPD
Author: 0 Germany's Angela Merkel finally reaches reach coalition deal with SPD

Merkel's fate now lies in the hands of the SPD, as Schulz has promised to give his party's 460,000 members the final say on whether to accept the coalition pact. The Ministry of Internal Affairs, Transport, Development and Digitalization will be controlled by the CSU, the Bavarian sister party of the CDU, which shares right-wing conservative views.

World News Syrian regime air strikes kill 16 in Ghouta enclave
Author: 0 Syrian regime air strikes kill 16 in Ghouta enclave

In the video, released by a Kurdish news outlet, it appears to show an officer, with the green medical logo on his uniform, punching the protester while he was being held down. It said one of its workers was killed by an airstrike while attempting a rescue in the area. Turkey considers the YPG a terrorist group, but it is a key component of USA -backed forces battling Islamic State in Syria.

World News Global diplomacy, not force, could be the way forward in Maldives: China
Author: 0 Global diplomacy, not force, could be the way forward in Maldives: China

The Indian Ministry of External Affairs said in a press release that it was also concerned about "the suspension of constitutional rights of the people of Maldives ". But Nasheed was ousted in a 2012 coup and later jailed. Sri Lanka's gravitation to the Chinese fold was blatant during Rajapaksa's regime and things came to a head when he allowed Chinese warships to dock without letting India know under treaty obligation.

World News Woman found holding her eyeballs outside SC church
Author: 0 Woman found holding her eyeballs outside SC church

Witnesses called 911 after hearing the woman screaming. "Something was terribly wrong", Hiott said. Deputies said around 11 a.m., dispatchers received a call reporting that a person was holding a human eyeball on near South Main Chapel on South Main Street.

World News British judge upholds Assange warrant
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An attorney for Assange told a district judge since the Swedish case had been dropped, the warrant had "lost its objective and its function". Judge Emma Arbuthnot had earlier rejected a bid by Assange, who is holed up inside the Ecuadorian embassy in London, to have an arrest warrant against him dropped on different grounds.

World News At least 7 killed, 67 missing after quake rocks Taiwan tourist area
Author: 0 At least 7 killed, 67 missing after quake rocks Taiwan tourist area

The officials put death toll at eight and more than 200 people were injured in the quake. Based on initial reports, the missing Filipina is one of 56 people trapped in a 12-storey apartment that collapsed due to the massive quake. Firefighters and military personnel were working on a rescue mission. "Since the aftershocks are frequent, we urge all our compatriots ... to remain vigilant and always pay attention to the correct message from the government", Tsai said in a Facebook post .

World News Statewide graduation rates show upward trend; Buffalo's rate increase
Author: 0 Statewide graduation rates show upward trend; Buffalo's rate increase

The city's graduation rate rose to 62.7-percent in June of 2017, however, it jumps even higher to 64-percent when you add in those who graduated in August of 2017. The four-year graduation rate for Hispanic students is 68.3 percent and for black students it's 70 percent while it is 83.2 percent for white students.

World News Winter storm warnings issued for Calgary, southern Alberta
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A winter storm packing freezing rain and heavy snow was expected to sweep across much of the U.S. Northeast on Wednesday, snarling transportation, closing dozens of schools and threatening power outages. A snowfall warning is also in effect for the rest of the East Kootenay, including Kootenay National Park. This latest system is coming on the heels of significant snowfall over the weekend, where some areas in Alberta recorded over 20 centimetres of snow.

World News US Attacks Pro-Assad Forces In Syria, Escalating Tensions
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Syrian pro-regime forces initiated an unprovoked attack against well-established Syrian Democratic Forces headquarters today, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials said. Their presence has been a point of increased tensions between Turkey and the US; for, Turkey is embattled by its own Kurdish Independence movement and considers the YPG as "terrorists".

Author: 0 (NASDAQ:NVDA) Shares Bought by Savant Capital LLC

About 23.61M shares traded or 69.23% up from the average. NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) has risen 212.28% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. Metropolitan Life Insur New York has invested 0.34% of its portfolio in NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA). Nine Masts Capital Ltd sold 350 shares as Nvidia Corp (Call) (NVDA)'s stock rose 26.83%.

World News Homeless man's murder caught on camera
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Surveillance video captured the suspect shooting the victim and running away. "We must stop this man before he shoots and kills someone else", Plummer said. and 7 a.m. on January 29. He was by himself when the gunman approached in a vehicle and fired several rounds, hitting him once, Plummer said. He died at the scene shortly after 3 a.m.

World News Page-Strzok text: 'POTUS wants to know everything we're doing'
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The texts - which have already unearthed several scandalous revelations about FBI officials' roles in investigating Hillary Clinton - included a conversation about President Obama's role in the Clinton email scandal and investigation. On Wednesday the news agency reported that in one text four days before the election, Page told Strzok that the "American presidential election, and thus, the state of the world, actually hangs in the balance".

World News European Commission upgrades eurozone growth forecasts
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The Commission also expects a strong inflation growth . "Consumer spending and construction investment are forecast to drive GDP growth in the short term". "Unemployment and deficits continue to fall and investment is at last rising in a meaningful way". The pickup in global economic growth during 2017, along with some signs wages may be set to rise more quickly this year, have made investors worry that central banks will raise their interest rates more sharply than expected to ...