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Worldwide Fugitive Kentucky lawyer Eric Conn captured in Honduras
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The newspaper in Tegucigalpa reported at about 5:30 p.m. ET that Conn had just been caught by the Honduran Technical Criminal Investigation Agency. Conn disappeared on June 2 after a hearing in Lexington. His ankle monitor was found discarded on Interstate Highway 75 when he was allegedly coming to consult with his attorney about testifying in the trial of a co-conspirator.

Worldwide Ayodhya dispute:Key litigants not part of final hearing in SC
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After the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court gave a verdict in the case on September 30, 2010, Bhaskar Das filed a petition in the Supreme Court for ownership of the entire Ramjanmbhoom premises. After the Allahabad High Court ruled the disputed land in Ayodhya will be divided into three parts, 13 appeals were filed in the Supreme Court against the order.

Worldwide Hadiya's 'husband' was in touch with IS men before their marriage: NIA
Author: 0 Hadiya's 'husband' was in touch with IS men before their marriage: NIA

The NIA questioned Jahan once again to seek clarity on his statements as some were found to be contradictory in nature. According to a report by the Times of India , the National Investigation Agency's probe said that Shafin Jahan , Hadiya's husband, was in touch with Manseed and P Safvan from ISIS via Facebook.

Worldwide Taiwan rainbow breaks world record, lasts nearly 9 hours
Author: 0 Taiwan rainbow breaks world record, lasts nearly 9 hours

A rainbow that lasted for nearly nine hours over northern Taiwan is all set to create a new world record. He added: " It felt like a gift from the sky . I was so excited; I wanted to make sure we captured the rainbow. Such atmospheric conditions are common in winter in Taipei's Yangmingshan mountain range, where the campus is located, making it an ideal place for spotting long-lasting rainbows, Prof Chou said.

Worldwide Russian Federation to list U.S. media as 'foreign agents'
Author: 0 Russian Federation to list U.S. media as 'foreign agents'

Commenting on the possible ban of access of media foreign agents to the State Duma, madam Zakharova said that it can be extended to "nine-ten media of the USA". The Foreign Ministry would not deprive American journalists of accreditation to work in Russian Federation, the official stressed. Today it's the Russian media, tomorrow it will be journalists of another state, " the spokeswoman warned.

Author: 0 Government unveils proposed laws to combat foreign interference, espionage

Turnbull told reporters in Canberra that foreign powers were making "unprecedented and increasingly sophisticated attempts to influence the political process" in Australia and the world. The offence of "espionage" will be updated from just passing on information to possessing or receiving information. Preparing and planning those acts will be criminalised for the first time, as will soliciting anyone to engage in those acts.

Worldwide Truckers Gather in Tea To Protest New Federal Mandate
Author: 0 Truckers Gather in Tea To Protest New Federal Mandate

Hill's chief concern is that there is no government or third-party verification in place for the ELD device self-certification process. By law, drivers are allowed a maximum of 14 hours per day, with only 11 of those hours spent driving. "Why punish someone who has a clean record?" "But we should not be forced to have it", Pinheiro said. "Leave me alone!" he said. The truck driver allegedly had falsified his log book to indicate he'd slept more in recent days than he actually had.

Worldwide Spurs survive vs improved Pistons
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San Antonio needed to play a lot better to beat Detroit on Monday, and the Spurs found just enough to come from behind to defeat the Pistons 96-93 at the AT&T Center. "He knows how to play". The Pistons slipped to 14-9. "They are a very good team". Andre Drummond had a good game for Detroit , finishing with 14 points, 11 rebounds and six assists.

Worldwide Starbucks doubles down on China growth as global sales stagnate
Author: 0 Starbucks doubles down on China growth as global sales stagnate

This isn't the first time Starbucks has launched an "experience-driven" store. Calling this "Starbucks's most ambitious project ever", the press release states, "Customers can visit many attractions including one of three coffee bars offering multiple brewing methods, explore specially crafted teas at the 3D-printed tea bar, enjoy freshly baked Italian artisanal food by Princi, and marvel at the ceiling made of 10,000 handmade wooden hexagon-shaped tiles, inspired by the locking of an ...

Author: 0 Under the Consideration of Analysts: Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment (PEI)

Invest Centers Of America invested in 0.34% or 716,301 shares. Principal Incorporated holds 0% or 14,996 shares in its portfolio. Thompson Siegel & Walmsley has 64,000 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Investors Real Estate Trust in the second quarter valued at about $100,000. Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation had 12 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Worldwide Gunmen abduct former Senator, demand N80m ransom
Author: 0 Gunmen abduct former Senator, demand N80m ransom

Speaking on condition of anonymity, an aide to Arise said: "Yes, he visited Ekiti State on Saturday before returning to Abuja". The Oye-born senator was said to have attended a ceremony at Ikere where chieftaincy titles were conferred on a former Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG), Tunde Ogunsakin, and his wife, Chinyere, by the Ogoga, Oba Adejimi Adu.

Worldwide United States dollar rises after Senate passing tax bill
Author: 0 United States dollar rises after Senate passing tax bill

Senate approved a tax overhaul at the weekend, though gains were limited by doubts that interest rates would rise as a result. The move is likely to further boost corporate profits and lead to a slew of share buy-backs. The report was soon retracted with the ABC News clarifying that Trump's directive was issued after he was elected president, not before. Meanwhile, sterling slipped after being broadly higher following reports that Britain and the European Union reached a deal on the fell ...

Worldwide Carbondale Raises the Official Bicentennial Flag
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Sunday marks the Prairie State's 199th anniversary. At noon, in a scene recreated at locations across IL, two members of the Sons of the Union Veterans of the Civil War raised the state bicentennial flag into position on the courthouse flagpole, just below the U.S., POW/MIA and IL flags.

Worldwide BJP could lose majority in Gujarat, says ABP-CSDS survey
Author: 0 BJP could lose majority in Gujarat, says ABP-CSDS survey

Results will be declared on December 18. Out of the 16 municipal corporations in Uttar Pradesh that went to polls late in November, the BJP candidates won the mayoral seats in 14, including in Lucknow , Agra, Varanasi, Moradabad, Kanpur and Allahabad.

Worldwide 500-Acre Brush Fire Spreading in Santa Paula
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Mandatory and voluntary evacuations were underway in neighborhoods along Highway 150. This article was originally published at 7:10 p.m. A fast-moving, wind-fueled brush fire has burned about 500 acres in the foothills near Thomas Aquinas College in Santa Paula, officials said.

Worldwide Regional Cooperation Key to Curbing Violent Extremism
Author: 0 Regional Cooperation Key to Curbing Violent Extremism

Buhari , who met with King Abdullah II of Jordan during the meeting, said these two factors are important in checkmating the threat of violent extremism to global peace and security. According to Adesina, this is with a view to soliciting more support for pre-emptive measures that will neutralise the activities of insurgents in the sub-region.