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Final Budget Bill Fails to Include Protection for Recreational Marijuana

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This move created uncertainty in states where marijuana is legal for adults, but passage of the spending bill ensures that medical marijuana programs will still be protected for the remainder of the fiscal year. "Let's take advantage of this moment to engage in deep and meaningful discussion in committee". Tuesday's question for Cook County voters asked if IL should legalize "the cultivation, manufacture, distribution, testing, and sale of marijuana and marijuana products for ... Read More »

Chicago Bulls vs. Milwaukee Bucks - 3/23/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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The Bucks went to 38-34 and the Bulls fell to 24-48. Bucks: The 3-point and paint areas have been the root of their problems on defense of late. Parker played 30 minutes last game we expected him to see 30-34 tonight which confirms him as a lock in our lines alongside Middleton. Their offense was woeful to begin the season, primarily due to the absence of their key players. Read More »

Lingard Seals England Win In Amsterdam

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England ended a 22-year win drought against the Netherlands thanks to Jesse Lingard's strike for a 1-0 triumph after a performance of composure and quality in a friendly on Friday. England were the brighter side in the first half and skipper Jordan Henderson flicked a header wide, with Raheem Sterling prevented from being put through by Lingard's smart ball by charging Holland goalkeeper Jeroen Zoet. Read More »

European Union deplores U.S. tactics in negotiating tariffs

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Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross for discussion. The prime minister dropped plans to fly home from the European Council summit in Brussels overnight in order to stay on for discussions on the development with fellow EU leaders. commerce Wilbur Ross in Washington to try and secure an exemption. "We still have the threat of escalating global trade conflict". Briefing EU ambassadors and the European Parliament on Thursday morning, she had indicated there was a greater willingness to find a ... Read More »

All-New Toyota Corolla Hatchback Breaks Cover With New Name

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When Toyota showed off the new European-market Auris hatchback earlier this month, we had a feeling the vehicle previewed the next-generation Corolla iM , but we couldn't be sure. The CVT's belt is tuned for higher gear ratios and its angle is narrowed for 20% faster shift speeds. If unintentional lane deviation is detected, the system alerts the driver with audible and visual warnings. Read More »

First Alert Forecast: trending drier and chilly to end the week

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Snow tapered off Wednesday night , leaving varying amounts around the region, but National Weather Service meteorologists warn not to put boots and snow shovels away just yet. "There we can see.25" to almost 1" of rain. With warmer temperatures coming before the month ends, it is looking unlikely that the cold we have seen will break any records. Read More »

California capital's mayor says he is 'horrified' by video of police shooting

Stephon could be seen being handcuffed by police as he lay motionless in his grandparent's backyard, wearing a hoodie with North Face on the front. The officers approached a house and spoke to the occupant through window bars, asking to search the property because of reports that a man had been seen fleeing after breaking a sliding door. Read More »

Suspect in January shooting in Orange arrested

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The suspect turned out to be the brother of the victim, police said. Hardip Padda, 44, and Harmanvir Chahil, 18, both from Windsor, are facing one count each of accessory after the fact. The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a 36-year old mechanic, Musiliu Owolabi, for allegedly killing his woman-friend. Padda was previously listed as one of the owners of a home on Promontory Court where Chahil was residing on September 2, 2015, when he was the alleged target of a drive-by shooting. Read More »

Bossier Toys R Us Posts "Going Out Of Business" Banner

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We grew up around here, and the kids are never going to have the chance for their kids to be able to come in and see what a real toy store is, because there are none anymore. All we know right now, is that after much debate online , the store has started their closing process. The day Toys R Us officially closes its doors later this month will be a monumental-and sad-one without a doubt. Read More »

Vehicle bomb kills at least 13 near Afghanistan stadium

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The explosion occurred after celebrations over the Afghan new year were winding down and revellers were on their way home, he added. This is published unedited from the PTI feed . "The bomber wanted to go inside the stadium but he was identified by the police and he detonated himself", Omar Zwak, spokesman for the Helmand provincial governor, told AFP . Read More »

(MCD) Holdings Raised by Cibc Bank USA

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Traders have different rules for what constitutes liquidity and a good guide is the volume of trades and volume of shares that are traded each day. Brown Advisory reported 0.14% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD ). Morgan Stanley accumulated 46,508 shares or 0% of the stock. Peddock Cap Limited Liability Corp accumulated 0.74% or 9,211 shares. Fulton Savings Bank Na, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 42,690 shares. Read More »

PM calls for 'new dynamic' as European Union agrees Brexit trade strategy

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The European Council, which is made up of the leaders of the 28 EU member states, simply rubber stamped the transition arrangements unveiled on Monday by Mr Barnier and Brexit Secretary David Davis. "If we can have an agreement on the terms backstop or an alternative to the backstop before June, that's something we would very much welcome", Varadkar said. Read More »

Melania Trump talks of courage after model describes affair

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In recent days, she's been faced with salacious reports by women who claim to have had affairs with her husband, but Melania has stayed above the fray, instead seeming to focus on her new public role. Sirikan "June" Charoensiri, co-founder of the Thai Lawyers for Human Rights, which provides free legal services in human rights cases under the military government in Thailand. Read More »

South Korea To Fight Overtime Epidemic With Computer Shutdown

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South Korea has some of the longest working hours in the world. South Korea is one of those places where the country has over the years developed a "culture" of working overtime which is obviously unhealthy, so much so that the South Korean government has come up with a way to prevent that. Read More »

Turkish jets 'neutralise' 38 PKK members in northern Iraq

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Last week, the Mosul local council gave the PKK terrorists a 10-day ultimatum to leave northern Iraq's Sinjar district, according to a council chairman. In a statement, Turkish General Staff said "PKK/PYD-YPG" terrorists launched a gun-and-rocket attack on a Turkish military border guardhouse in Sanliurfa's Ceylanpinar district near the Syrian border to which the Turkish military retaliated. Read More »

Intentions Seeker Stock: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (CLF)

Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 14.34M shares a day, this signifies a pretty noteworthy change over the norm. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $9.54. Now moving toward intermediate time frame, 50-day Moving average is more useful at showing position trading trends lasting 50 days. CLF average true range may be heating up this temperature with value of 0.41. Read More »

US Student Visiting Bermuda Died From Fall, Pathologist Says

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Forensic pathologist Christopher Milroy, a Canadian doctor who was brought to Bermuda to do the autopsy, said he concluded that the fall killed the college student. Around midnight he left a local bar, the Dog House , where he had gone with teammates after their final match of the tournament. The tournament ended on Saturday. Read More »

Afghan envoy calls on PM Abbasi after deadly Kabul attack

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A wounded man is assisted in a hospital after a vehicle bombing outside a sports stadium in Lashkar Gah, Afghanistan, on March 23, 2018. Photographs from the scene showed badly damaged cars and thick plumes of smoke rising. There was no immediate claim of responsibility. But government forces, backed by heavy United States air strikes, have succeeded in preventing Lashkar Gah from falling and have made advances in some districts. Read More »

Cricket Australia complain to Cricket South Africa over 'disgraceful' Newlands crowd

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As it has all series, the action on day two in Cape Town rolled one way and then another, with neither Australia nor South Africa able to break to a decisive advantage. Proteas fast bowler Morne Morkel described picking up his 300th Test wicket as a "special feeling" after reaching the milestone on the second day of the third Test against Australia at Newlands on Friday. Read More »

Trump speaks with Turkey's Erdogan on shared concerns: White House

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At one point on the video, an official bends down to apparently exchange words with Erdogan through the open vehicle door as the president waits in the driveway of the Turkish ambassador's residence near from the rally. Usoyan and Yusa were victims of the brutal assault on May 16th by President Erdogan's bodyguards. The White House did not mention Syria , where Turkey's military campaign risks confrontation between the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies who have been at ... Read More »

Morkel, Rabada hound Australia

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Australian coach Darren Lehmann described the local crowds as "disgraceful" and confirmed that the man sprayed the vice-captain with a "personal" and "poor" verbal barrage. Still, on 266 for eight overnight and tottering, the South Africans wouldn't have imagined they'd hold such a solid lead. It might have been even better for South Africa if tailender Nathan Lyon hadn't launched an adventurous counter-attack for Australia at the end of the day, when he thumped 47 off 38 balls in a ... Read More »

Woman arrested for Sandston bank robbery

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Louis County Police Department and detectives from the Bureau of Crimes Against Persons. The man has struck locations in Montgomery, Tuscaloosa, Trussville, Pell City , and the latest on March 16 in Auburn . He always wears a fake beard and baseball hat and drives a silver four-door Hyundai Elantra manufactured between 2011 and 2016. In this particular case, the robbery may have a personal vendetta against PNC Bank. Read More »

Senate Sends 2232-Page Omnibus Spending Bill to Trump

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A pox on both Houses - and parties", tweeted Sen. "Years of cuts and years of uncertainty have hollowed out our armed forces", he said . GOP aides said that Mr. "Thanks to our dues-paying NCBA members and the hard work of our team in Washington, this omnibus spending bill includes several provisions that represent major victories for America's cattle producers", said National Cattlemen's Beef Association President Kevin Kester. Read More »

Biden: 'I shouldn't have said' I would've fought Trump in high school

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It's revealing that Donald Trump , who has a knack for finding a political opponent's weakness, could only muster a "Crazy Joe" nickname and "no, I'd beat YOU up" rejoinder. JOETUS. Trump chose Bolton to replace H.R. McMaster, who resigned as national security adviser on Thursday after weeks of rumors about his looming departure. Read More »

Opposition spreading lies, take truth to masses: PM Modi to BJP MPs

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He pointed out to the new headquarters, and said that the party's work culture should be reflected in all our headquarters from district level to national. Prime Minister Modi also unveiled an elaborate calendar of events starting from April 14 to May 5 to mark the various welfare programmes launched and run by his government, given the all encompassing title of Gram Swarajya Abhiyaan. Read More »

U.S. to sell $1 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia

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In January women were for the first time in modern Saudi Arabia allowed to watch a football match . In fact, the country was not caught in the crossfire until the Houthi rebellion broke out in Yemen. Saudi Arabia is essential to Pakistan's economic solvency as 30 percent of its remittances come from the oil-rich country - which, in dollar terms, amounts to over $6 billion. Read More »

German President arrives in India

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German President Frank-Walter Steinmerier will arrive here on a day-long visit to the ancient religious city on Thursday. German President Steinmeier's upcoming India visit is expected to boost economic cooperation between the two countries. Read More »

Britain won't make its new Brexit passports. Guess who will?

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Theresa May said "with good will on both sides" a Brexit deal that would be "good for all parts of the UK" as well as the European Union could be reached. Throughout the negotiations, both sides have stuck to the mantra that "nothing is agreed until everything is agreed", leaving everything, in legal terms, up in the air until the last moment. Read More »

Steve Wynn Sells Remaining Shares in Wynn Resorts

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In order to assess value we need to compare the current price to where it's likely to trade in the future. The process of fully divesting from the company, one of the largest casino developers in the world, would take months. 238,302 are owned by Barr E S And. Gofen And Glossberg Limited Co Il holds 0.03% or 9,000 shares. Vanguard Group holds 68.66 million shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. Read More »