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  • Californian startup Rocket Lab celebrates successful launch from New Zealand

    Californian startup Rocket Lab celebrates successful launch from New Zealand

    The Government is particularly interested in advancing areas where New Zealand has existing strengths in space-based data applied to agri-technology, hazard management, oceanography and meteorology. "The industry will be watching Rocket Lab's ability to meet schedule, but this is a milestone for Rocket Lab". So Rocket Lab set a new nine-day launch window in January .

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  • TODAY'S FORECAST: Showers, high near 48

    TODAY'S FORECAST: Showers, high near 48

    Thursday: Mostly sunny with a high near 48 degrees. Northwest wind 7 to 13 miles per hour. Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Wednesday , it will be sunny with a high near 48, the weather service said. TONIGHT: 50% chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9 pm. Night: Partly cloudy and cold. Cloudy, with a low around 47. About.75 to 1.25 inches of rain is expected Tuesday over the course of six hours.

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  • Nassar victim says Michigan State billing her

    Nassar victim says Michigan State billing her

    Olympic gold medalist and Needham, Massachusetts-native Aly Raisman was among the dozens of athletes who gave powerful impact statements Friday in a MI courtroom ahead of the sentencing of disgraced sports doctor Larry Nassar . More than 130 women have filed civil lawsuits against him alleging abuse. The statement did not directly address Nassar, who has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting at least 10 female gymnasts.

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  • Senate vote scheduled for Monday to potentially end shutdown

    Senate vote scheduled for Monday to potentially end shutdown

    The Senate will vote on final passage of the bill before it goes to the House and then be signed by the president before federal employees return to work . Sen. The senator from Kentucky said Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union": "It's gamesmanship and it's partisanship". Democrats condemned the ad, and Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan told " Face the Nation ", "I don't know if that's necessarily productive".

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  • No bilateral meeting between PM Modi and Pak PM at Davos

    PM Modi will hold an inaugural keynote address and the business community there is looking forward to it. The CEO delegation, led by top industry body CII, will include Mukesh Ambani, Gautam Adani, Azim Premji, Rahul Bajaj, N Chandrasekaran, Chanda Kochhar, Uday Kotak and Ajay Singh, among others.

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  • Amazon Narrows H2Q Contenders to Top 20

    Amazon Narrows H2Q Contenders to Top 20

    Most of the 20 cities are in the Midwest or on the East Coast. Amazon has said the average wage of employees at the second headquarters would approach $100,000 a year. Tory said the strength of Toronto's bid lay in other factors. "So, we've got a great relationship going with them already". "It was a good exercise in demonstrating how the three Triad cities can work collaboratively toward a common economic opportunity", Winston-Salem Mayor Allen Joines said.

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  • 'Attempted car-ramming' in West Bank injures Israeli soldier

    'Attempted car-ramming' in West Bank injures Israeli soldier

    But on Thursday, Jarrar's family issued a statement that their son was alive, and the Palestinian Health Ministry later corrected itself to say that Ahmad Ismail Muhammad Jarrar, 31, was the slain Palestinian. Arab media sources report the terrorist was killed in a shootout . Eighteen Palestinians have been killed since Trump's declaration, majority in clashes with Israeli forces.

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  • Justice Dept intends to re-try Menendez in corruption case

    Justice Dept intends to re-try Menendez in corruption case

    Prosecutors allege that Menendez engaged in a bribery scheme with co-defendant Salomon Melgen, a longtime friend, doing political favors for him in exchange for luxury hotel stays and campaign donations. After the first jury deadlocked in the case, one of the jurors told The Washington Post that the government didn't have enough evidence to support its charges.

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  • #Girther: Doctor says Trump's in 'excellent' health and we think it's BS

    #Girther: Doctor says Trump's in 'excellent' health and we think it's BS

    After calling Trump's remarks "the most vile and vulgar language", Booker accused the secretary of enabling racism. Dr Jackson said Trump scored 30 out of 30 on the test, adding: "The president is mentally very sharp, very intact". Meanwhile, a " girther " conspiracy over the height and weight numbers provided by Jackson about Trump quickly spread online. His blood pressure was 122/74, within normal bounds, and his cholesterol was on the high side, Jackson said.

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  • Times Square Protestors Denounce Alleged Trump Remarks on Haiti

    Times Square Protestors Denounce Alleged Trump Remarks on Haiti

    While Trump told reporters in Palm Beach that he is "ready, willing, and able" to sign legislation codifying DACA, he also suggested that the deal would fall apart over the Democratic approach. And on Monday he tweeted that Mr Durbin had "totally misrepresented what was said". He has denied making the statements as well as ensuing accusations that he is racist .

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  • Allen Greene to lead Auburn athletics

    Allen Greene to lead Auburn athletics

    Greene, who has served as Buffalo's AD since 2015, has made major strides for the school's athletic program, including raising funds for an $18 million indoor football practice facility. Leath decided on Greene with the help of a six-person search committee - which was chaired by Board of Trustees member Gaines Lanier and also included Dufner, Kim Evans , Adrienne Lee, Beverly Marshall and Quentin Riggins - and Parker Executive Search in Atlanta.

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  • Durbin, Trump Spar Over Vulgar Language Used to Describe Immigrants

    Durbin, Trump Spar Over Vulgar Language Used to Describe Immigrants

    Trump at the meeting took a hard line on an immigration deal to protect undocumented immigrants known as "Dreamers" and strengthen border security. The president also questioned the need to admit more Haitians to the United States, according to people who were briefed on the conversation but were not authorized to describe the meeting publicly.

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  • Yes, Congress could shut the government down tomorrow. It probably won't.

    Yes, Congress could shut the government down tomorrow. It probably won't.

    In their deliberations, congressional Democrats make clear they don't want to be blamed for shutting down the government. Sen. Dick Durbin of IL, the Senate's Democratic whip, who's taken the lead on immigration negotiations for his party in the chamber, was asked Tuesday afternoon if he could support a short-term spending bill that did not include a plan to protect recipients of the expiring Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program .

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  • 'Finally he is back home': Moshe visits Nariman House

    'Finally he is back home': Moshe visits Nariman House

    Netanyahu arrived in New Delhi for a six-day visit Sunday and will travel to Mumbai on Thursday, where he will visit the Chabad House where Holtzberg's parents, Rabbi Gabriel Noach Holtzberg and his wife Rivkah, were gunned down as 10 Muslim terrorists rampaged through Mumbai in a three-day siege.

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  • DOJ to appeal DACA decision directly to Supreme Court

    DOJ to appeal DACA decision directly to Supreme Court

    During the meeting, which lasted for half an hour, at the CJI's chamber, CJI Misra and other four judges, Justice Chelameswar , Ranjan Gogoi , Madan B Lokur and Kurian Joseph , discussed the contentious points, sources said . The issues raised by the four judges evoked a mixed response from the legal fraternity with some siding with them while others criticising them for going public regarding the problems in the top court, saying it will have long-term consequences.

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  • Benjamin Netanyahu India Visit Full Live Updates and Scheduled

    Benjamin Netanyahu India Visit Full Live Updates and Scheduled

    Jai Israel! Thank you Prime Minister Modi, thank you all!" "Three things are happening in the US which have never happened before", Netanyahu told reporters in India. "It's probably the biggest award we have in cricket and two Indians winning it back to back makes it all the more special". Modi and Netanyahu waved at the people, who greeted them with loud cheers.

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  • UBM shares jump on talks with Informa over possible merger

    UBM shares jump on talks with Informa over possible merger

    A proposed deal, revealed jointly by the two companies early Wednesday morning, would see Informa chairman Derek Mapp take over as chairman of the combined company, with Stephen Carter as its new CEO. In exchange for each UBM share, UBM stockholders would receive 1.083 Informa shares and £1.63 ($2.26). UBM separately said the proposed combination is expected to result in significant synergies for the combined company, which be headed by Carter as chief executive.

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  • Tough times ahead, say concerned experts in risk survey

    Tough times ahead, say concerned experts in risk survey

    Some 80 percent saw an increased chance of war. Overall, 59 per cent of the respondents pointed to increased level of risks this year, the WEF said while hoping that a positive economic outlook would give leaders the opportunity to tackle systemic fragility affecting societies, economies, global relations and the environment.

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  • Parents Arrested After Their 13 Children Are Found Shackled, Malnourished

    Parents Arrested After Their 13 Children Are Found Shackled, Malnourished

    The couple was taken to the Robert Presley Detention Center in Riverside. It is unclear if they have attorneys in this matter, and they could not be reached for comment as of press time . "I can't believe this". Social media photos show the family at Disneyland and Las Vegas. Ivan Trahan, their bankruptcy lawyer told the New York Times they had 12 children then.

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  • Three law enforcement officers reportedly shot in York County, say media outlets

    Three law enforcement officers reportedly shot in York County, say media outlets

    It's where three @YCSO_SC deputies were shot during the hunt for a suspect early this morning. Tolson says McCall ran into the woods after officers arrived, and later shot York County Sgt. According to WSOC McCall had been charged with assaulting an officer, resisting arrest and assault in 1994, although McCall's father in law said that violence towards police was "uncharacteristic" for the 47-year-old.

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