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So, to stop them, they had the light poles in downtown Philly covered with Crisco. Some made it up anyway. But police said the tactic didn't work as people still managed to climb them. Several drunken fans were seen throwing empties at the Minnesota Vikings team bus, but aside from six arrests - three of which were reportedly for selling fake tickets - the celebration was relatively benign.
  • Little Boy Found On Texas Beach Had Been Abused

    Little Boy Found On Texas Beach Had Been Abused

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    He said the child's body showed signs of neglect and injuries consistent with abuse, but that none of those injuries would have been fatal. The boy was found in Galveston on October 20, washed ashore. Also, according to the autopsy, the little boy was dead before he went into the water. "That child deserves to be identified and properly laid to rest but for this to happen, input from the public is absolutely crucial".
  • Khelo India Games declared open

    Khelo India Games declared open

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    At the time, Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore said, "After careful deliberation and following a transparent bidding process, we are delighted to announce that Khelo India School Games 2018 will be partnering with Star Sports for the broadcast of event".
  • Here's How to Watch the 2018 Winter Olympics

    Here's How to Watch the 2018 Winter Olympics

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    Moon will host the visiting dignitaries at a reception before the February 9 opening ceremony and will hold individual meetings with 14 of them, according to his office. The Unification Ministry and the Korea Ski Association said authorities are arranging for a South Korean chartered plane to transport roughly 30 members of the North's sports delegation to the South.
  • Big Pharma Accused Of Flooding Small Town With 20.8 Million Opioid Painkillers

    Big Pharma Accused Of Flooding Small Town With 20.8 Million Opioid Painkillers

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    According to a Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland study , the nationwide rate of deaths from opioid overdoses was about 10 per 100,000 people, but West Virginia is leading the way with 35 deaths per 100,000 people. The company also shipped millions of pills to pharmacies in Kermit and Oceana. The committee cited documents that show a Miami-Luken employee reported a Virginia doctor, who operated a pain clinic located two hours from Oceana, was sending his patients to Westside Pharmacy, which ...
  • Everything we know about the Olympics so far

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    Russian President Vladimir Putin, holds a jersey while posing for a photo the Russian athletes who will take part in the upcoming 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games in South Korea , at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Jan.
  • The State of Our Union Wants To Be Normal

    The State of Our Union Wants To Be Normal

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    President Donald Trump is challenging Congress to make good on a long-standing promise to fix the immigration system. "After years of wage stagnation , we are finally seeing rising wages". He, therefore, made bipartisan appeals for unity saying "it is not enough to come together only in times of tragedy". "Tonight, I call upon all of us to set aside our differences, to seek out common ground, and to summon the unity we need to deliver for the people we were elected to serve".
  • Palestine donor meeting to focus on 2-state solution

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    And that's when Israel's prime minister interrupted. Speaking later in Tel Aviv, Gabriel questioned Israel's approach to the conflict. Gabriel pointed to concerns about violence, hatred, and Israeli settlement-building in occupied territory that Palestinians seek for a future independent state.
  • British minister resigns after being late to House of Lords

    British minister resigns after being late to House of Lords

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    The Conservative peer caused uproar and confusion in the Lords on Wednesday afternoon when he spoke up to announce he meant to quit. " I have always believed we should rise to the highest possible standards of courtesy and respect in responding on behalf the government to the legitimate questions of the legislature ", he said.
  • Paul Ryan Has Warning for Fellow Republicans on Memo

    Paul Ryan Has Warning for Fellow Republicans on Memo

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    Rep. Mark Meadows, R-N.C., the chairman of the House Freedom Caucus, said GOP leaders told House Republicans Tuesday not to leak out any parts of the memo they had read. "I am heartsick, as should anyone be who cares about democracy and our nation's security", said Jeffrey Smith, a former general counsel at the Central Intelligence Agency.
  • Hootsuite Now Lets You Schedule And Publish To Instagram

    Hootsuite Now Lets You Schedule And Publish To Instagram

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    Instagram has added a feature that lets users schedule posts, meaning you can line up photos to automatically go live at times of your choosing. But no functionality was available in Instagram itself. As Instagram explains in a blogpost , the change is part of a larger plan to swivel from the older Instagram API platform to the new Instagram Graph API.
  • Monmouth Poll: Trump approval rating jumps 10 points

    Monmouth Poll: Trump approval rating jumps 10 points

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    Approval of President Trump's job performance also improved, matching Monmouth's estimate from last August at 42 percent, while respondents who thought Trump needed to be impeached or compelled to leave office dropped three percent from July 2017 to 38 percent.