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USA Prosecutors: Jail inmate went 7 days without water before dying of dehydration
Author: 0 Prosecutors: Jail inmate went 7 days without water before dying of dehydration

Terrill Thomas, 38, died of dehydration on his eighth day in a solitary confinement cell at Milwaukee County Jail, according to prosecutors as they opened an inquest into his death on Monday. Thomas had been arrested nine days before his death, charged with shooting a man in the chest and later firing two shots inside a casino in the midst of what family members told local media was a mental breakdown.

Author: 0 UC Berkeley Will Now Allow Ann Coulter Speech To Take Place

Coulter, the event sponsors, audience, and bystanders could be adequately protected - at any of the campus venues available on April 27th", the letter said. First the school imposed a number of conditions, then banned Coulter's speech altogether. When I said, 'yes, yes, yes, ' they canceled anyway. In another violent outburst, anti- and pro-Trump protestors clashed in Berkeley on Saturday.

USA Ex-reality TV star arrested in Phoenix for car theft, drugs
Author: 0 Ex-reality TV star arrested in Phoenix for car theft, drugs

Jake Harris was arrested this weekend for stealing a vehicle and drug possession. this after a long history of run-ins with the law. According to Page Six , Phoenix police say the 31-year-old was arrested and "released on his own recognizance" Monday after an initial court appearance.

USA Beloved 600-year-old white oak tree takes final bow
Author: 0 Beloved 600-year-old white oak tree takes final bow

Crews at the Basking Ridge Presbyterian Church in Bernards began taking down the 600-year-old tree that was declared dead after it began showing rot and weakness during the last couple of years. "I'm the 19th senior pastor of this church and everyone of us has been able to look out the widow from the pulpit and be inspired by that symbol of God's perseverance and strengthen, a far-reaching symbol of his love".

Author: 0 Why Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Stock Is Soaring Today

Currently, the market capitalization of Caterpillar Inc. Evercore ISI upgraded Caterpillar from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Friday, February 10th. This represents a $3.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.27%. Caterpillar's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently -2,369.23%.

Author: 0 Judge won't block Arkansas executions

When the call finally came, correction department spokesman Solomon Graves was ready. Initially, Arkansas had meant to put Lee and seven other men to death in the span of just 11 days, racing against the clock of the expiration of one of the drugs in the state's chemical execution cocktail.

USA Arkansas executes 2 inmates on the same gurney, hours apart
Author: 0 Arkansas executes 2 inmates on the same gurney, hours apart

On the morning of November 20, 1994 in Jacksonville, Ark., Williams forced motorist Stacy Errickson, 22, at gunpoint into the passenger seat of her auto at a gas station and forced her to withdraw money from 18 automatic teller machines for a sum totaling $350.

USA Bill to Expand Abortion Coverage Passes Illinois House
Author: 0 Bill to Expand Abortion Coverage Passes Illinois House

Supreme Court ruling that legalized it is ever overturned. Rauner has said he does not want to approve another stop-gap. "HB 40 would force all Illinoisans to pay for abortions through all nine months of pregnancy and for any reason, for those on Medicaid".

Author: 0 Perdue confirmation vote today amidst busy week

Trump's newly confirmed Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue was also present for the event. "As secretary, I will champion the concerns of farmers, ranchers, foresters, and producers, and will work tirelessly to solve the issues facing our farm families", Perdue said .

USA Coast could see strong storms Wednesday night
Author: 0 Coast could see strong storms Wednesday night

Flash flooding along with damaging winds and a few pockets of rotation will be possible. Winds from a similar storm system that swept across the Southeast last weekend damaged homes and resulted in two confirmed tornadoes, an EF-1 in Prentiss County and an EF-0 in Tishomingo County.

Author: 0 Federal judge rules Trump can not punish sanctuary cities by withholding funds

While Orrick's ruling does not find the policy unconstitutional, he did find that the counties and cities that challenged the law demonstrated they could face "immediate irreparable harm" if the policy were allowed to be put into place, and that their constitutional challenge could succeed once the case is fully heard.

Author: 0 Teacher to return to Tennessee to face charges

Authorities issued an Amber Alert for the teen after her parents reported her missing on March 13 . Cummins also allegedly altered his appearance, switched license plates twice, disabled the car's GPS system and used aliases for himself and the teenager, prosecutors said.

Author: 0 Minnesota Twins announce "Purple Rain" umbrella giveaway

It's been almost a year since renowned pop artist Prince passed away from an opioid overdose. Meanwhile, according to Rolling Stone , the EP's title track has been removed from all streaming services but is available for sale here, on a site operated by Prince's estate.

USA Top Mexican official calls USA border wall a 'hostile' act
Author: 0 Top Mexican official calls USA border wall a 'hostile' act

It's important to prevent human trafficking, gangs like MS-13 from coming into the country, the flow of illegal drugs, illegal immigration. So when President Trump moved into the White House, he said that - initially - it might require U.S.

USA Trump picks acting Customs chief as Secret Service director
Author: 0 Trump picks acting Customs chief as Secret Service director

Navy Fighter Weapons School - better known as Top Gun - over the course of his career. In January, he became acting deputy commissioner of the entire Customs and Border Protection agency, a job that is considered the same as chief operating officer.

USA Police say small-plane crash killed man, injured his son
Author: 0 Police say small-plane crash killed man, injured his son

Police say 56-year-old Cheshire resident Joseph Tomanelli was killed and 21-year-old Daniel Tomanelli was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries. Police say Hanover Road, which is where the airport is located, will most likely be closed through the morning. Mercurio said, "He was dragging the son away from the plane and he was literally dragging him away from the fire".

USA Yankees-Red Sox series opener rained out, postponed to July
Author: 0 Yankees-Red Sox series opener rained out, postponed to July

Ortiz, also known as "Big Papi", joined the Red Sox ahead of the 2003 season and retired last fall. Look for Rick Porcello and Luis Severino to make their starts in the same matchup tomorrow night instead. Trend: New York is 3-6 in its first nine games on the season this season. We will find out in Game 1 of the series. Check out Twitter for injury and line-movement updates and the OddsShark YouTube page for picks and analysis, or download the free odds tracker app .

Author: 0 China urges parties to stay calm over Korean Peninsula situation

In a statement from the South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff, South Korea said it was monitoring the situation and remained "firmly prepared". Speculation has grown that such a test , or another long-range missile launch , could coincide with the 85th anniversary of the foundation of the North's Korean People's Army on Tuesday.

USA Stork delivery? Woman gives birth to baby at Nebraska zoo
Author: 0 Stork delivery? Woman gives birth to baby at Nebraska zoo

Kymica Hubbard told her husband, Justin Hubbard, that she didn't think she would make it to the hospital. Kymica Hubbard was on the train at the Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium on Sunday afternoon when she went into labor. Baby Drea was in such a hurry, she arrived before the ambulance. Drea Hubbard is held by her father, Justin Hubbard, during a news conference Monday, April 24, 2017, in Omaha , Neb.

USA Official estimate could upend Trump tax plan
Author: 0 Official estimate could upend Trump tax plan

The Nasdaq hit a record level of 6,036.02, breaching 6,000 for the first time, powered by gains in index heavyweights Apple AAPL.O and Microsoft MSFT.O . Republicans slammed the growing national debt under Democratic President Barack Obama. The president has directed his aides to move quickly on a plan to cut the corporate income tax rate to 15 percent from 35 percent, a Trump administration official said on Monday.

USA Founders Brewing shares plan for second taproom
Author: 0 Founders Brewing shares plan for second taproom

Construction and hiring are expected to begin this summer. If everything goes as planned you should be able to get a pint of Founders All Day IPA by the winter of 2017. "We have a strong love for our hometown of Grand Rapids, but more than anything, we're Michiganders with a strong love and commitment for our handsome state".

USA These are N.J.'s top 25 high schools, U.S
Author: 0 These are N.J.'s top 25 high schools, U.S

News & World Report on Tuesday released its 2017 Best High School Rankings , which have lists that include the best schools in the nation and state; best schools for science, technology, engineering and math; and the nation's best charter schools.

USA Lockheed Martin's sales miss estimates, shares drop
Author: 0 Lockheed Martin's sales miss estimates, shares drop

The world's largest defense contractor said April 25 that while sales grew in the company's most recent quarter, profit declined because of several charges. The stock's 12-month price target is $258.06. The stock presently has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $278.33. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: " Lockheed Martin Co".

Author: 0 Iran reiterates commitment to nuclear deal

In the redesign, the heavy water reactor will be reconfigured so it can not yield fissile plutonium usable in a nuclear bomb. "It was a bad agreement, it shouldn't have been signed, it shouldn't have been negotiated the way it is negotiated", he said.

Author: 0 Support For Marijuana Legalization Now At an All-Time High

Sixty-five percent of Americans think marijuana is less risky than most other drugs, and only 23 percent think legalizing marijuana leads to an increase violent crime. Perhaps the most surprising of the study's findings is that a majority (53 percent) of Americans say that alcohol - nice, legal alcohol - is in fact more unsafe than marijuana.

Author: 0 Bernie Sanders, DNC Chair Visit Deep-Red Kentucky

The Democratic Party "has turned its back" on some states, but "from now on, the Democratic Party will be the party of 50 states, and that certainly includes the handsome state of Utah", Sanders said to a roar of cheers. The tour moves on Friday to a couple of Republican-friendly states, Utah and Arizona. "That's what we need". In a speech that went on for more than half an hour, Sanders spoke of changes that have already occurred for Americans, such as the right of women to vote and the ...

USA Trump to insist on border wall funds as budget deadline looms
Author: 0 Trump to insist on border wall funds as budget deadline looms

The president reiterated a variation of one of his key campaign promises on Sunday, tweeting that Mexico would pay for the wall Trump wants to build across the border between the southern United States and Mexico. "There is no way I can give the committee an estimate of how much it will cost ", Mr Kelly said at an April hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.

Author: 0 China Defends Trademark Grants For Ivanka Trump Products

Gorelick said that Ivanka will recuse herself from matters that may be perceived as a conflict of interest-such as discussions regarding duties on clothing imported from China-but will not abstain from broader foreigner policy issues, like U.S.

USA IL college student killed after being struck during hammer-throw event
Author: 0 IL college student killed after being struck during hammer-throw event

He was tended to by paramedics and transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead. A 19-year-old student at Wheaton College in IL tragically died Saturday after he was hit by a hammer during a hammer throw event at a track and field competition he was volunteering at.

Author: 0 Bernie Sanders rallies Utah Democrats

The 17 candidates Sanders' political action committee has endorsed this year, including Mello, generally reflect Sanders' call for newer faces in a variety of political positions and have a direct connection to urban concerns or social justice causes.

Author: 0 American Airlines apologizes for onboard clash over stroller

As previously reported, the airline suspended the male flight attendant who allegedly grabbed an unidentified female passenger's stroller aboard a flight from San Francisco International Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport on Friday, April 21.

Author: 0 Bill O'Reilly cut from Fox News

O'Reilly's departure was a stunning reversal for a company that had long stood by him and considered him the network's top asset. She represents Roginsky in her April 3 filed sexual harassment and retaliation suit against Ailes and FNC. It's also home to ambitions that the O'Reilly crisis may have hindered. He is an incredibly talented broadcaster who raised the bar for interviewers everywhere.

Author: 0 Jon Ossoff advances to runoff in highly watched Georgia election

Democratic candidate for Georgia's Sixth Congressional Seat Jon Ossoff speaks to supporters during an election-night watch party Tuesday, April 18, 2017 , in Dunwoody, Ga. But he received tremendous support from national Democrats who saw the race as an early bellwether of how the party will do in the 2018 mid-term elections.

USA Support For Legalizing Marijuana Has Never Been So High
Author: 0 Support For Legalizing Marijuana Has Never Been So High

Currently, 29 states have legalized marijuana use for medicinal purposes, and eight states and the District of Columbia have legalized recreational use. Sixty-one percent of Americans now say the it should be, a five-point increase from a year ago. Only the elderly age 65 and older believe that marijuana should still be illegal, with only 37 percent approving of legalization.

Author: 0 Two abortion bills still in play in Montana Legislature

Almost 400 people testified early Thursday morning on the Texas House's version of the controversial bathroom bill. "Those of us who believe there should be work requirements and asset tests will have a chance to work with the opponents of the bill to try to come up with a reasonable compromise that everyone can live with".

USA Kirui and Kiplagat cruise to Boston Marathon victories
Author: 0 Kirui and Kiplagat cruise to Boston Marathon victories

More than 30,000 runners registered to take part in today's 121st Boston Marathon, and almost 14,000 of them are women. Although Gibb was also in the race for the second year in a row, it was Switzer in official Bib No. Semple, who died in 1988, maintained he was trying to protect his race from worldwide rules that sanctioned only men's marathons. As the oldest marathon in the world, completing these 26.2 miles in Boston is a lifetime goal and a proud achievement for most long-distance ...

Author: 0 Lower unemployment rate reflects increase of 800 local jobs

March's rate represents 2,080,139 employed persons, compared to 2,067,352 in February and 2,037,370 in March 2016. "We are working and winning for Wisconsin". Rio Vista continues to have the highest unemployment rate at 10.5 percent, down from 10.7 percent a month earlier, the EDD reported. "All of the metropolitan statistical areas also saw their rates drop this month".

USA National Basketball Association fines Rajon Rondo $25000 for attempting to trip Celtics' Jae Crowder
Author: 0 National Basketball Association fines Rajon Rondo $25000 for attempting to trip Celtics' Jae Crowder

James finished with 33 points and 10 rebounds as he became the first player under the current playoff format to win 21 straight first-round games. The Celtics forward didn't fall but stumbled a bit as he went down the floor. Thomas paced the Celtics with 16 first half points, including several of his vintage drives through the heart of the Bulls' interior defense. The Celtics sputtered out of the halftime break as the Bulls' Robin Lopez dominated the paint and Butler continued to assert ...

USA Watch Rachael Leigh Cook Remake 'Brain on Drugs' Ad for 4/20
Author: 0 Watch Rachael Leigh Cook Remake 'Brain on Drugs' Ad for 4/20

While she never necessarily made it as a leading lady in Hollywood, her brief time on top from the movie She's All That was a special time for me. "It fuels mass incarceration, it targets people of color in greater numbers than their white counter parts".