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People Pierce County cop dead after confrontation with burglary suspects
Author: 0 Pierce County cop dead after confrontation with burglary suspects

The deceased suspect is between 34 and 35 years old but will not be identified until next of kin has been notified, officials said. A manhunt for the second suspect is underway. He's also a Navy veteran and a married father of three. Deputies were doing a K-9 track in the area and closed 176th Street East to 200th Street East, and 38th Avenue East to Canyon Road East.

People Supreme Court won't hear challenge to MS same-sex law
Author: 0 Supreme Court won't hear challenge to MS same-sex law

Mississippi's " Protecting Freedom of Conscience from Government Discrimination Act " ( HB 1523 ) allows state employees, corporations, individuals, healthcare providers, and nonprofit organizations to use religion as a justification to discriminate against almost everyone-same sex couples, single mothers, divorcees, and anyone who has had sex outside of marriage.

People First official day same-sex marriages can take place in Australia
Author: 0 First official day same-sex marriages can take place in Australia

The athletes married in a handsome ceremony at the Summergrove Estate, in the Tweed Coast Hinterland, at 12am in front of 55 family members and friends, the Daily Mail reported . This requirement can be waived in special circumstances - for example, Melbourne couple Cas Willow and Heather Richards were permitted to Wednesday in mid-December because doctors feared Willow, who was suffering from terminal brain cancer, might not make it to the New Year.

People Concern rising in Okinawa over USA aircraft
Author: 0 Concern rising in Okinawa over USA aircraft

There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage after the helicopter landed near a hotel in the village of Yomitan. "I want them (the United States military) to feel ashamed of their inability to be in control of what they are doing", the top Okinawa politician said, according to Jiji Press.

People Tailgate Pick 'Em National Championship Preview and Predictions: Alabama vs. Georgia
Author: 0 Tailgate Pick 'Em National Championship Preview and Predictions: Alabama vs. Georgia

Despite losing one of the top performers from the Sugar Bowl , Alabama is getting healthier at outside linebacker with Terrell Lewis and Christian Miller back in the fold following early-season injuries. But Bama possesses weapons in the run game as well, including Damien Harris, Bo Scarbrough and dual-threat sensation Jalen Hurts. Saban is a master motivator.

People Cliven Bundy, codefendants go free, won't face retrial; Bundy reacts
Author: 0 Cliven Bundy, codefendants go free, won't face retrial; Bundy reacts

On Monday, she dismissed the case "with prejudice", meaning the government can not retry the defendants. Navarro severely criticized prosecutors for what she called "willful" violations of due process rights of defendants, including failing to properly turn over evidence to their lawyers.

People Solo: A Star Wars Story trailer rumored to drop January 12
Author: 0 Solo: A Star Wars Story trailer rumored to drop January 12

Phil Lord and Chris Miller's departure shocked many, as Solo: A Star Wars Story was almost done with its principal photography when they came to blows with Lucasfilm . He just wanted to sculpt it in a way". "It didn't really [change]", Donald Glover , who plays the younger version of Billy Dee Williams' original trilogy character Lando Calrissian in the film, told Deadline .

People Slavery: Nigeria warns Libya of 'zero tolerance' for molestation of citizens
Author: 0 Slavery: Nigeria warns Libya of 'zero tolerance' for molestation of citizens

The Federal Government on Monday said it evacuated 1,030 stranded Nigerian migrants from Libya between Jan. 7 and January 8, 2018. While the Federal Government delegation was led by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama , the Secretary of the Rivers State Government, Sir Kenneth Kobani led the delegation of the state government.

People 32 missing as two vessels collide off east China coast
Author: 0 32 missing as two vessels collide off east China coast

The Chinese freighter that the tanker collided with was carrying wheat from the United States and sustained limited damage, with all crew members present and accounted for. This is the first major accident involving an Iranian oil tanker since global sanctions were lifted in January 2016. An official in Iran's Oil Ministry, who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to reporters, said the tanker was owned by the National Iranian ...

People Agusta: Italy court acquits two
Author: 0 Agusta: Italy court acquits two

However, the deal was put on hold by the government in the year 2013 after Bruno Spagnolin, CEO of AgustaWestland and Guiseppe Orsi, chairman of the Italian parent company Finmeccanica , were arrested on charges of bribing middlemen to acquire the deal with IAF.

People Bread protests grip Sudan, 1 killed
Author: 0 Bread protests grip Sudan, 1 killed

Protests broke out in Sudan after bread prices more than doubled last week following a government decision to stop importing grain and allow private companies to do so. Sudan has begun a series of economic reforms in line with International Monetary Fund recommendations to try to bolster the economy, months after a USA decision to lift sanctions raised hopes that badly needed investment may return.

People Iran Arrests Ex-President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad over Role in Protests
Author: 0 Iran Arrests Ex-President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad over Role in Protests

The country has recently witnessed violent protests causing 21 deaths and losses of public properties. Because of the Iranian government's hostility to free press - particularly Western free press - no Western media outlets have been able to independently confirm that Ahmadinejad is, in fact, under arrest.

People May appoints David Lidington as new right-hand man
Author: 0 May appoints David Lidington as new right-hand man

In May 2010 following the formation of the coalition government Ms Greening became economic secretary to the treasury. He was Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury from May 2015 before becoming Employment Minister at the Department for Work and Pensions in July 2016.

People Trump persists in tying DACA to border wall
Author: 0 Trump persists in tying DACA to border wall

Failing to do so by January 19 could mean a government shutdown. "Mexico is having a tremendous problem with crime, and we want to keep it out of our country". Trump said in the past there would be no new DACA deal without funding for his border wall. Be smart: As the White House looks to this year's midterms and reelection in 2020, and as more moderate advisers depart, look for President Trump to sound more like Campaign Trump on immigration, trade and other issues.

People Israel to restore power to Gaza after Palestinian dispute
Author: 0 Israel to restore power to Gaza after Palestinian dispute

Israel's 10 power lines into Gaza, which can provide up to 120 megawatts, will be "fully operational" by Monday night, at the request of the PA, the Defense Ministry said. While the past year has seen nearly double the amount as the previous two years combined - there were 15 in 2016 and 21 in 2015 - it was still considered a relatively quiet year for the South as nearly every year since Hamas took control of the Gaza Strip in 2007 the number of rockets fired towards Israel was in triple ...

People Bearing horse, Macron lands at Silk Road gateway to talk trade
Author: 0 Bearing horse, Macron lands at Silk Road gateway to talk trade

Xi's contemporary interpretation of the ancient trading route aims to connect Asia and Europe via new road and rail networks , as well as new maritime routes stretching through the Indian Ocean and Red Sea. "You demonstrate your huge sense of responsibility". Speaking in China's ancient Tang dynasty capital city of Xi'an, Emanuel Macron called on European leaders to put aside concerns and support China's efforts to develop trade.

People Indian diaspora a platform for stronger ties with ASEAN: Sushma Swaraj
Author: 0 Indian diaspora a platform for stronger ties with ASEAN: Sushma Swaraj

Speaking in Hindi at the ASEAN-India Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in Singapore, she said her Ministry prioritised the welfare of Indian citizens living overseas, and urged them to return home to take advantage of the economic opportunities. "India's engagement with the ASEAN region lies in the clarity of the principles that we share". Trade is back on track and registered an 8 per cent increase in 2016- 17, as compared to the previous year.

People Wrong-Way Driver Crashes in N. California, 6 Dead
Author: 0 Wrong-Way Driver Crashes in N. California, 6 Dead

A wrong way driver caused a auto crash that killed six people in northern California, with both cars bursting into flames. The wrong-way driver in 2013 Chevy died in the crash. Several other drivers called it in and officers were actively trying to find the wrong way driver. "Rest in peace my friends", it says. Authorities have not determined if alcohol or drugs were involved in the crash, the Sacramento Bee reported .

People Traffic fatalities drop in 2017, marking safest year on record in NYC
Author: 0 Traffic fatalities drop in 2017, marking safest year on record in NYC

In 2017, 23 bicyclists, 33 motorcyclists and 57 people in vehicles who were involved in collisions were killed, all slightly above the tallies in 2016. While the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports a 13 percent increase in traffic fatalities nationwide between 2013 and 2016, the city has seen lower pedestrian fatalities and lower traffic fatalities overall.

People Syria and Russian Federation continue to bombard Idlib province
Author: 0 Syria and Russian Federation continue to bombard Idlib province

Four days after al-Hassan took over operational command, troops managed to break through the militants' heavy defenses and capture the town of Abu Dali, a link between Hama, Idlib and Aleppo. A critically ill six-month-old baby died while waiting to be evacuated, according to Mohamad Katoub, advocacy manager for the Syrian American Medical Society.

People French Singer France Gall Dies at 70
Author: 0 French Singer France Gall Dies at 70

The two-decade collaboration with the composer she married in 1976 provided the singer with her biggest hits and bestseller albums such as "Paris, France ", "Tout pour la musique", "Débranche", " Babacar " and "Double Jeu". A tribute to her was posted on the Eurovision website , and a tweet from the official Eurovision account expressed sorrow "on behalf of the entire Eurovision family".

People Tributes paid to Irishman who became World Trade Organisation Director General
Author: 0 Tributes paid to Irishman who became World Trade Organisation Director General

Mr Sutherland, who was credited with leading a successful drive for cheap air fares, had a glittering career, and political leaders spoke about the important contribution he made over many decades. Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said in a statement: "Very sorry to hear of the death of Peter Sutherland ". His business roles included stints as chairman of Allied Irish Bank, finance firm Goldman Sachs and oil company BP.

People Pence to head to Middle East late next week
Author: 0 Pence to head to Middle East late next week

The next day Pence will travel to Jordan to meet with His Majesty King Abdullah II. Pence will leave Washington, D.C., for Egypt to meet with President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi. Many U.S. allies disagreed with Trump's decision, as no other country has its embassy in Jerusalem, under a long-standing worldwide consensus that the city's status should be decided in a peace deal between the Israelis and the Palestinians.

People Republicans urge investigation into Trump dossier author
Author: 0 Republicans urge investigation into Trump dossier author

The meeting is now under scrutiny of Robert Mueller , the special counsel leading the investigation. It was not immediately clear from the referral what Steele allegedly lied to investigators about. Simpson and Fritsch wrote in the op-ed that lawmakers said they should investigate Trump's history with Deutsche Bank, his real-estate deals with "dubious Russians in arrangements that often raised questions about money laundering", and his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort's "coziness ...

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