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Worldwide Democrats introduce articles of impeachment against Trump
Author: 0 Democrats introduce articles of impeachment against Trump

They address a wide range of activities ranging from Trump's alleged obstruction of justice related to his handling of an Federal Bureau of Investigation probe of Russian Federation interference in last year's race for the White House, specifically his firing of former director James Comey, to Trump's attempts to undermine the media.

Worldwide Alaska Airlines To Stop Flying To Cuba
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The restrictions - along with lower-than-expected demand even before the new rules went into place - have prompted several US airlines to curtail or abandon their Cuba flights. Alaska is the first airline to blame the Trump administration for ending Cuba service. Alaska was the first carrier to connect the West Coast and Havana with commercial service beginning on January 5, 2017.

Author: 0 Day Buzzers -- Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD)

Gilead Sciences, Inc . Gilead Sciences, Inc .'s target price was set to $84.90 with an IPO date at 1/22/1992. It has underperformed by 38.50% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months positive chart setup for the $93.60 billion company. 110 funds opened positions while 462 raised stakes. Somerset Grp Limited Liability reported 2,965 shares or 0.19% of all its holdings. Silver Capital Management accumulated 3.19% or 55,887 shares.

Author: 0 HTC announces new standalone VR headset Vive Focus

HTC hasn't announced pricing or release date information for the Vive Focus. The standalone headset can be used as-is and the company claims that the device will be a first of its kind innovation when it hits the market. The company still has not released all of the details about the device, probably because it is still polishing off the specs and determining things like launch price.

Worldwide Sierra Nevada Winter Storm Warning Issued
Author: 0 Sierra Nevada Winter Storm Warning Issued

For the Sacramento area, rain is forecast Wednesday and Thursday . Rainfall amounts will range from one-half to one-and-a-half inches in the Central Valley, and two to five inches over the Sierra Nevada. The blustery weather is expected to begin during the day Wednesday , featuring a south wind from 15 mph to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph, the weather service predicts.

Worldwide 'Dangerous' mental hospital escapee could be in NorCal
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Saito is considered extremely risky and should not be approached. Randall Saito was sent to the Hawaii State Mental Hospital in 1981, after being acquitted of murder by reason of insanity, USA Today reported . Defense attorneys looked to have Saito released from the institution in 2000, but deputy city prosecutor Jeff Albert objected the motion. He filed for a conditional release in 1993 but was denied after the court said he still had an attraction to necrophilia and suffered from ...

Worldwide South Korea sets sights on Southeast Asia
Author: 0 South Korea sets sights on Southeast Asia

In an email interview, Scott Snyder , a senior fellow for Korea studies and director of the program on U.S. -Korea policy at the Council on Foreign Relations and author of the forthcoming book South Korea at the Crossroads , discusses what's behind the New Southern Policy and what it means for South Korea's allies and neighbors.

Worldwide Records from House panel: Puerto Rico ignored lawyers' advice on fix contract
Author: 0 Records from House panel: Puerto Rico ignored lawyers' advice on fix contract

It is obvious PREPA did not know how to draft a FEMA-compliant contract, nor did PREPA officials adhere to the advice of their own counsel on how to comply. Despite the seemingly exorbitant charges, linemen cited in the report received more normal amounts such as $42, 63 or $100 per hour. They show that Whitefish, which is also under investigation by the FBI, charged PREPA around two times what it paid subcontractors in hourly rates.

Worldwide Joe Biden vs. Donald Trump in 2020? Poll predicts victor
Author: 0 Joe Biden vs. Donald Trump in 2020? Poll predicts victor

Some 46 percent of registered voters would cast their ballots for Biden in the election was held Wednesday, compared to the 35 percent of voters who would vote for Trump. Biden leads Trump in the Midwest by 9 points (45 percent -36 percent). Speaking on NBC's " Today " show, the 74-year-old Biden didn't rule out a run in 2020.

Worldwide Local area church is a drop off site for Operation Christmas Child
Author: 0 Local area church is a drop off site for Operation Christmas Child

New York Southern Tier Area Team volunteers hope to collect over 13,441 shoe box gifts this week. Bailey Baptist Church, 6646 Deans St., will take drop-offs from 16, 2-4 p.m. "We have already started collecting items for next year's boxes", Marie added. DON'TS: Do not include candy; toothpaste; used or damaged items; war-related items, such as toy guns, knives or military figures; chocolate or food; liquids or lotions; breakable items such as snow globes, or glass containers or aerosol cans.

Worldwide Google marks India's first female lawyer's 151st birthday
Author: 0 Google marks India's first female lawyer's 151st birthday

In fact, she was the first Indian national to study at any British University. This was championed by Mary Hobhouse (whose husband Arthur was a member of the Council of India ) and Adelaide Manning, who contributed funds, as did Florence Nightingale, Sir William Wedderburn and others.

Worldwide GST council cut down restaurant taxes; eating out become cheaper now
Author: 0 GST council cut down restaurant taxes; eating out become cheaper now

Economists agree it has contributed to dragging on India's growth, which hit a three year low of 5.7 per cent in the first quarter of the financial year. "Six goods have come down from the 18 percent slab to 5 percent, 8 items have come down from 12 percent to 5 percent and 6 items from 5 percent to zero tax", Jaitley said.

Worldwide After 13-month recovery, exports fall 1.1% to $23 bn
Author: 0 After 13-month recovery, exports fall 1.1% to $23 bn

Cumulative value of exports for the period April-October 2017-18 was Rs 1097,858.68 crore as against Rs 1039,297.59 crore, registering a positive growth of 5.63 per cent over the same period a year ago. Gupta said that it was worrisome that labour-intensive sectors such as gems and jewellery, garments, handicrafts and leather products were the worst affected and the government needs to take remedial measures to prevent a further decline.

Worldwide 12-year-old girl suing to legalize marijuana nationwide
Author: 0 12-year-old girl suing to legalize marijuana nationwide

Obama-era guidance that allows states to legalize marijuana without federal interference remains in effect, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said on Tuesday during a congressional hearing. But because some states have approved marijuana for medical and other purposes while others haven't, a disparity exists that would keep patients who use cannabis therapy from moving to or traveling in states where the drug is still illegal.

Worldwide What Jacinda Ardern thought of Donald Trump's 'short and fat' tweet
Author: 0 What Jacinda Ardern thought of Donald Trump's 'short and fat' tweet

Taking offense at the use of "dotard", meaning a senile elderly person, Trump lashed out at Kim on Twitter. Trump and the Kim regime have sparred in a war of words for several months following the implementation of crippling United Nations sanctions as well as increased pressure from Beijing onto their southern allies.

Worldwide Ayodhya dispute: Sri Sri Ravishankar meets Adityanath
Author: 0 Ayodhya dispute: Sri Sri Ravishankar meets Adityanath

The UP Shia Central Waqf Board on Tuesday announced that it had prepared the front cover page of its proposed compromise settlement in the long-standing Ram Janmbhoomi dispute, naming it "Ek raasta ekta ki ore" (A path towards unity). On whether the Babri Masjid Action Committee had rejected his proposal, Ravishankar said that none of the parties had sent him any proposal and so there was no question of rejection.

Worldwide PM chairs BJP CEC meeting to decide candidates for Gujarat polls
Author: 0 PM chairs BJP CEC meeting to decide candidates for Gujarat polls

However, the BJP is not happy with the development and insists that it never likened it to any individual. Aiming at Rahul Gandhi , BJP president Amit Shah said that Congress has "outsourced" the Gujrat assembly polls and not promoting any local leader as the face of its election campaign.