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Culture Illinois Lawmakers Approve Plan To Keep 911 Call Centers Afloat
Author: 0 Illinois Lawmakers Approve Plan To Keep 911 Call Centers Afloat

IL has received 8 downgrades in as many years and most states are rated at least 8 levels higher, according to Moody's. Simmons says he's working to try and secure some county funding to keep the 911 operators working and giving lawmakers time to work out a compromise solution or try to override the Governor.

Author: 0 Judge declares mistrial in Bill Cosby trial

Camille Cosby has issued a statement regarding husband Bill Cosby's sexual assault case after it was ruled a mistrial Saturday. Cosby could have faced 10 years for each of three counts of aggravated indecent assault brought by Andrea Constand , the 44-year-old woman who accused Cosby, now 79, of drugging and raping her 13 years ago at his home in Elkins Park, Pa.

Culture Reversing course, Netflix revives Sense8 for 2-hour series finale
Author: 0 Reversing course, Netflix revives Sense8 for 2-hour series finale

She thanked the fans for making their outrage so loudly known via hashtags (#BringBackSense8) and petitions for Netflix to renew the show, one of which garnered more than half a million signatures . She also suggested that the series could continue beyond that, writing "if this experience has taught me anything, you NEVER know". There's not a specific timetable for when this two-hour episode will air, but there should be some more news on that coming sooner rather than later.

Author: 0 Banco Bradesco SA (BBDO) Receives Media Impact Rating of

Moreover, American Research & Management Co. has 0% invested in the company for 1,200 shares. Banco Bradesco SA's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 7.95%. This represents a yield of 0.91%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, July 3rd. Banco Bradesco S.A. (BBD) now trades with a market capitalization of $49.69 Billion.

Culture Radio Clueless Thinks It Just Discovered Annie Lennox
Author: 0 Radio Clueless Thinks It Just Discovered Annie Lennox

I'll forward it to Glenn our program director here at xxxx to see if he's interested in putting it on rotation. The station, whose name Lennox has blanked out on the e-mail, also offered help to get her music played on 150 radio stations worldwide.

Culture Seven missing after U.S. destroyer, container ship collide off Japan
Author: 0 Seven missing after U.S. destroyer, container ship collide off Japan

Japanese media outlets were earlier reporting that all seven missing sailors had been found dead. The USS Fitzgerald being escorted to its mother port, the US Naval Base Yokosuka. Cmdr Bryce Benson was reported to be in stable condition, the Navy said. A U.S. Navy destroyer USS Dewey and two Navy tug boats are headed to assist the Fitzgerald as it transits to Yokosuka.

Culture Kent woman 'has throat slit' in shopping centre vehicle park
Author: 0 Kent woman 'has throat slit' in shopping centre vehicle park

A witness said there was lots of blood and people could be heard shouting. A 25-year-old man from Rochester remains in police custody after a woman was killed at Chatham's Dockside shopping centre. Witnesses say they saw a man in a white vest and "covered in blood" being put in a police vehicle in handcuffs. The woman, believed to be in her 20s, had injuries "consistent with a stabbing" and died at the scene in the dockside area of Maritime Way, Chatham.

Culture Lady Gaga performing additional show as part of Dive Bar Tour
Author: 0 Lady Gaga performing additional show as part of Dive Bar Tour

The commercial is part of the singer's new partnership with Staples in raising money for schools across the country. As the sponsor for Gaga's Joanne Tour, Staples will also give a lucky victor a $50,000 scholarship and a free trip to see Mother Monster in concert in Las Vegas.

Culture China pushes joint training, intel gathering with Philippines
Author: 0 China pushes joint training, intel gathering with Philippines

Duterte said that the military assistance is one of the defense cooperation matters he discussed with Chinese President Xi Jin Ping in his visit to China in October past year. "HKSAR will be in a better position to enhance its cooperation with the Philippines, and contribute even more to the overall development of the relations between China and the Philippines", he remarked.

Culture Michelle Rodriguez Considers Leaving Franchise
Author: 0 Michelle Rodriguez Considers Leaving Franchise

Rodriguez, who plays Letty Ortiz, believes " Fast and Furious " should "show some love to the women of the franchise on the next one", as she posted on Instagram . "Or I just might have to say goodbye to a loved franchise", the actor wrote. "I was like, 'Look, dude, I love you guys, I really want to be a part of this, but I can't play a slut in front of millions of people around the world.' I'd rather go back to Jersey City, doing my small little indie movies".

Culture Nigel Benn And Steve Collins Announce Extraordinary Rematch
Author: 0 Nigel Benn And Steve Collins Announce Extraordinary Rematch

Last year, he told IBTimes UK that he was committed to fighting old foe Eubank for a third time following their memorable bouts of 1990 and 1993 . The Celtic Warrior repeated the trick just five months later, forcing Benn to retire at the end of the 6th round following a relentless assault.

Culture Top Kerala actress contemplating taking legal action against actor Dileep
Author: 0 Top Kerala actress contemplating taking legal action against actor Dileep

Dileep had earlier alleged attempts to malign his image by a section on the social media and "by the yellow press" by linking him to the case. The actor, in an interview to a local television channel, had suggested that the actress should have been cautious about the friends she chose to keep, insinuating that she had befriended first accused Pulsar Suni.

Culture Back down, learn from historical lessons, China warns India
Author: 0 Back down, learn from historical lessons, China warns India

Bhutan has conveyed to China that the construction of road inside its territory in Doklam area is direct violation of bilateral agreements. The border standoff began on June 17, with China's attempts to build a road at the strategically key area of Donglong.

Culture Canyon fire breaks out in heavy brush near Malibu
Author: 0 Canyon fire breaks out in heavy brush near Malibu

Los Angeles County Sheriff's and Los Angeles Fire Departments are also assisting with stomping out the blaze. Currently, more than 1,300 firefighters, including the Idyllwild Fire Department, are combating the blaze. The other brush fire, called the "Stokes fire", broke out in the Santa Monica Mountains near Calabasas. That brush fire had scorched between four and five acres and threatened structures, according to fire crews at the scene.

Culture Baby Driver Is One of the Year's Most Confident Films
Author: 0 Baby Driver Is One of the Year's Most Confident Films

Wright. Baby may be pure of heart but he is a fearless getaway driver, deeply in debt to crime boss Doc (Kevin Spacey). The movie shifts between being a comedy, a romance and a thriller easily, where Baby and Debora ("Cinderella's" Lily James) share some fun rapport as they talk about artists like Beck and T-Rex, get wrapped up in a giant auto chase and are horrified when a character takes a shotgun blast to the chest.

Culture Kelly Clarkson Announces Second Children's Book About Daughter River Rose
Author: 0 Kelly Clarkson Announces Second Children's Book About Daughter River Rose

The 35-year-old singer said in a video Wednesday that the toddler's love of the holidays led her to write River Rose and the Magical Christmas and the new song " Christmas Eve ". The upcoming " The Voice " judge joked about River Rose being held up since she has very important things to do at the age of 3. 'River Rose and the Magical Christmas' will hit bookshelves on October 24 .

Culture Stephen Colbert Leaks Drawings from Sean Spicer's No-Camera Press Briefing
Author: 0 Stephen Colbert Leaks Drawings from Sean Spicer's No-Camera Press Briefing

Schlapp conceded that presidents "should do press conferences" and that "an administration that's not as open as the press would like has to suffer the outcome of reporters who are anxious about not getting their questions answered ". What, exactly, happens if someone (or if they all) turn their cameras toward Spicer and begin recording? The White House has faced numerous criticisms as of late for its treatment of press briefings, particularly as White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer ...

Culture Trump's Twitter Attacks Are Unbecoming of The President
Author: 0 Trump's Twitter Attacks Are Unbecoming of The President

For the Vanity Fair profile, the happy couple shared that they had lunch with Trump back in January when he told them that if they planned on getting married, they should consider doing so at Mar-a-Lago or the White House . Jenkins has supported Trump on multiple issues including his decision to take action in Syria back in April when the USA fired a barrage of cruise missiles into Syria in retaliation for their gruesome chemical weapons attack against civilians.

Culture Parole board announces: Ex-PM Olmert to be released from jail
Author: 0 Parole board announces: Ex-PM Olmert to be released from jail

At any rate, any decision made tomorrow is likely to be appealed by one of the sides. Olmert's lawyers have argued that as the first prime minister to go behind bars, he has suffered uniquely and served his time for economic crimes that, in the end, only represented a small part of what he was originally accused of.

Culture Jr NTR starrer 'Jai Lava Kusa' stills, teaser leaked on Internet
Author: 0 Jr NTR starrer 'Jai Lava Kusa' stills, teaser leaked on Internet

The filmmakers of Jr NTR's Jai Lava Kusa are upset after a few working stills from the film were leaked online. The first look posters of Jai Lava Kusa has already piqued the curiosity quotient. "More details will be out tomorrow", tweeted NTR Arts' official account, confirming that there is some leakage in fact. The film stars Jr NTR in the lead role and he will be seen essaying three different kinds of roles in the movie.

Culture Rob Lowe: I've Seen a 'Wood Ape'
Author: 0 Rob Lowe: I've Seen a 'Wood Ape'

When the boys were little Lowe took them on their own adventures in search of ghosts and Big Foot, but they never got any answers. "Any time the phrase 'Rob Lowe investigates wood apes is in the zeitgeist, you know you're in for a special treat", Lowe told Entertainment Weekly .

Author: 0 Tom Holland auditioned eight times for Spider-Man

Insomniac Games has confirmed recently that the video game of Spider-Man will be exclusive to PS4, without releasing on other consoles at the moment. After nearly a decade of disappointment on the big screen, Spider-Man was back to thrilling audiences with Tom Holland portraying Peter Parker .