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$570M in fentanyl could've been made with chemicals seized

Attorney's office in MA. Officials did not release the exact location of the seizure. The substance, according to the release, "is commonly used for the illicit manufacture of fentanyl, a powerful synthetic opioid that is 50 to 100 times more potent than morphine".

42 workers combine to claim $1M Powerball prize

If ticket sales are brisk enough, the jackpot will climb further and move into the all-time top 10. A ticket sold at Westside Fuel in Williston won a $150,000 prize during Wednesday's Powerball drawing, according to a news release from the North Dakota Lottery.

Hawaii Made Its Paris Commitment Official By Signing It Into Law

Trump argued that the Paris agreement favors emerging economies such as China's and India's at the expense of USA workers. Did you hear that Iraq, Syria, Nicaragua, Mexico, Chile? The article notes that 13,000 Pittsburgh resident are employed by the renewable resource industry.

'Only the killer would know:' Crown says triple-murder suspect provided details

A broken door latch and bloody paw prints are seen on the floor of Terry Blanchette's home in Blairmore, Alta., in this undated police handout photo provided by the courts. He said investigators used 3-D technology to determine the blood's point of origin. Before the trial of 24-year old Derek Saretzky could even get underway, one of the male jurors told the court that he may have difficulty handling any graphic content.

Kremlin denies Russian hackers attacked US software firm

The report caused Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Egypt and Yemen to cut diplomatic ties with Qatar. Qatar has denied the allegations. When asked what kind of official USA statements mattered most to Russia , Peksov said that "obviously, President Trump's position is the main thing that Moscow takes into consideration, this is what we are focused on".

Seoul won't change THAAD agreement with US: security adviser

The new South Korean leader has advocated reconciliation with the North but has since taken a more stern tone following the tests. It would have been the first time in nine years for Pyongyang to host the event. Also, while United Nations resolutions ban North Korea from testing ballistic technology, cruise missile tests are allowed, according to Korea Defence Network analyst Lee Il-Woo.

Man dies after 3 pedestrians struck by pickup

A driver has been charged in a freakish crash outside the Shinola Detroit store that killed an elderly man and injured several other pedestrians, authorities announced Friday. The driver is in custody at this time. A passenger inside the truck says he kept the driver from leaving the scene after the accident. The 65-year-old woman remains hospitalized, while the 65-year-old man was treated and released, prosecutors said Friday.

How global newspapers reacted to the General Election hung parliament

There were reports this morning that the Tories had already approached the Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ) about forming a coalition. One regional election is still not final. President of the European Council Donald Tusk unequivocally tweeted earlier: "We don't know when Brexit talks start". That would mean we would have had two referendums and three general elections in less than three years.

Trump, Senate Republicans looking for healthcare bill this summer

Well, you couldn't have a more partisan exercise than what you're engaged in right now. "We'll probably have a vote on a health care bill, but the chance of the House and the Senate reconciling our positions on health care is pretty limited".

Georgia special election candidates to debate

Ossoff and Handel are scheduled to face off in the runoff's first debate Tuesday night on Atlanta TV station WSB. "But the fact is, I've been in Georgia for nearly as long as you've been alive". On one side were members of the women's group "Pave it Blue" in Roswell as they cheered on Ossoff. "He seemed open to working across the aisle". BRIAN NAYLOR, BYLINE: It's a rainy morning in Georgia, but undeterred, Democrat Jon Ossoff is pitching in to help deliver some meals on wheels, and ...

Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Marks And Spencer Group Plc (MAKSY)

The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with "Neutral" on Friday, December 18. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Monday, January 30 report. Financial Bank Of Nova Scotia holds 395,500 shares. Hodges Management Inc reported 152,000 shares. Schafer Cullen Capital accumulated 113,310 shares or 0.11% of the stock.

Anti-Sharia rallies this weekend worry Muslim leaders

ACT stands for "American Congress for Truth" and has been labeled as a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center because of its anti-Muslim views. "We've had some very candid conversations". San Jose police spokesman Albert Morales said the department has been in contact with event organizers and they anticipate that everyone's First Amendment rights will be respected.

Family: Australian nurse died trying to aid attack victims

Boden was among seven people killed in the Saturday night attacks. The Brisbane nanny killed in Saturday's London attacks was nearly caught up in the UK's previous two terror incidents, her mother has said. Sara Zelenak Chrissy Archibald . All eight people murdered in the London Bridge terror attack have now been identified. " Sara Zelenak is confirmed dead".

Police arrest 6 in actions directed against terror in UK

The Metropolitan Police said they had reviewed security ahead of the vote, putting in place a "specialist and highly flexible operation" which can be deployed as needed. One neighbour, who asked not to be named, said: "I looked out and saw just loads of armed police officers balaclava'd up". His name had also been flagged in 2015 by FBI informant Jesse Morton who told authorities he had met Butt in an extremist internet chatroom used by Anjem Choudary, one of Europe's most prolific hate ...

4 countries list Qatar-linked terrorists, organisations

He said families were being separated, children removed from school and Qataris forced to deal with food shortages. Tillerson struck a careful tone. The human rights group also criticised the countries for abuses carried out among their population by broadly applying "terrorism" to crack down on activists and ordinary citizenry.

Implosion of Falcons' Georgia Dome planned for Nov. 20

Mercedes-Benz Stadium's first public event is the Atlanta Falcons third preseason game against the Arizona Cardinals on August 26 at 7 p.m. The stadium was expected to be demolished earlier this spring, but delays in the construction of the new Mercedes-Benz Stadium prompted officials to keep it around as a safety net.

US Asks Endo to Pull Opana ER Painkiller From Market

The company defended its drug, a version of the medicine oxymorphone hydrochloride, citing the opioid's effectiveness in alleviating pain and Endo's efforts to prevent abuse. There are about 525,000 Opana ER prescriptions up for grabs, "likely benefiting Xtampza ER, given that both Opana ER and Xtampza were preferred brands on a number of plans", he said.

US solar industry is doing just fine - for now

That ranks solar second to natural gas overall for new USA electricity installations in the quarter, and was only a slight - 2 percent - year-on-year decline. Idaho is not likely to remain the 5th-largest national solar market for long, given that the state has slashed PURPA contract lengths. However, revisions to community solar programme rules, virtual net metering and new solar-friendly rate structures set in 2016 is expected to support incremental growth in 2017 for this segment, through ...

FDA Approves First Generic Version of Truvada

The company behind the generic, Teva , hasn't issued any statements about the approval, short of acknowledging that it happened. It is also indicated for pre-exposure prophylaxis ( PrEP ) to prevent the virus in high-risk adults. Paul Volberding, director of the AIDS Research Institute at the University of California, San Francisco, told Focus he hopes the introduction of a generic version improves access to the drug.

Murray wins first set in French Open semifinals

In terms of order of play, Murray and Wawrinka will be first on court at 4.15 PM IST on Friday and that will be followed by Nadal against Thiem. The women's final will be Halep vs. Speaking after a patchy win over Kei Nishikori in the quarter-finals, Murray said: "Sometimes you just have to do what you have to do to win the match".

Killing the Kisan, the Madhya Pradesh Govt Way?

The Mandsaur Police Superintendent was also shunted out. MP Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan had yesterday made an appeal for calm and assured farmers of full assistance even as Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi visited Mandasur defying ban orders, raising the political temperatures.

London terrorist 'flagged by Italian intelligence'

He was stopped at Bologna airport on 15 March a year ago travelling with just a backpack, very little money and a one way ticket to Istanbul; crossing the border from Turkey into Syria had become a regular route for those seeking to join rebels fighting the Bashar al-Assad's regime.

Trump Attorney Debunks Comey Charge

But there was no rest for partisan spinners. Broadcast networks cast aside their regular schedules for three or four hours. Discussing the meeting where Comey says Trump asked him to back off Flynn, Sen. Comey, the president told Mr. Comey "it would be good to find out" in that investigation if there were "some "satellite" associates of his who did something wrong".

Out-of-control bus crashes in Zimbabwe; 45 dead

State ZBC radio says the King Lion bus hit a tree and fell onto its side and some of the victims may have suffocated to death. According to her, the driver failed to negotiate a curve on the road from the capital, Harare , towards the Zambian border town of Chirundu.

Clinton Group Inc. Takes Position in Chesapeake Energy Co. (CHK)

Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $6.94 within the next 52-weeks. Closely-held shares are those owned by insiders, major shareholders and employees, while restricted stock refers to insider shares that can not be traded because of a temporary restriction such as the lock-up period after an initial public offering.

NSA contractor wanted to 'burn the White House down': Prosecutors

Reality Winner , a federal government contract worker has been denied bail after appearing in court to face charges of espionage, after having leaked top classified documents to a United States media blog. 'She's a wonderful girl , ' he said. Victor received the Air Force Commendation Medal in 2016, which is for members who have "distinguished themselves by meritorious achievement and service".

Wide strike of doctors in Delhi

Health services were hit in the rural areas during the statewide agitation at state-owned medical centers under the banner of Indian Medical Association (IMA) and Jharkhand State Health Services Association (JHASA) to protest delay in implementation of Medical Protection Act in the state and fixation of duty hours of doctors.

Even moderate alcohol consumption is bad for your brain

But now, a new study suggests that even moderate boozing can pose a risk, particularly to brain functioning . None of those who took part were addicted to alcohol and their average age was 43. Furthermore, higher drinking levels were associated with a faster decline in lexical fluency. And that's perhaps why drinkers might not realize they are drinking more than they should.

Battle for Raqqa: US-backed forces launch offensive against Islamic State stronghold

Coalition warplanes have been bombing Raqqa intensively in preparation for the assault. The SDF have spent months cornering Daesh in the city. The coalition began its air campaign against IS in Iraq in August 2014, expanding its operations to Syria the following month.

Kirk Cousins, Redskins engaging in 'improved' contract negotiations

Fantasy Impact Per Schefter, "one reason for the positive outlook is that Redskins owner Daniel Snyder has gotten involved, making it known how much Washington wants to re-sign Cousins". For now, Cousins will pocket $23.9 million in 2017 under the tag. Cousins said in the video, presented as part of the team's 85th anniversary celebration, it was a "privilege to play" for the Redskins and described meeting a fan in IN with "wall to wall" team gear in his basement.

Zika birth defects in 5 percent of infected women in US islands

A June report by Stat News indicated 38 cases of Zika-related birth defects on the island, despite known infections among 3,300 women. Identification of infants born to mothers with Zika virus infection during pregnancy allows for timely planning of intervention services.

Donald Trump hits back at James Comey after scathing testimony

In normal times , former FBI Director James Comey's testimony to a Senate committee would have been an earth-shaking event. He retweeted a tweet from the Republican National Committee sent shortly after Burr's questioning that said "So according to Comey , @POTUS never asked to stop investigation and Russian Federation didn't change a single vote".

Digital Realty Agrees to Buy DuPont Fabros in $7.6 Billion Deal

About 6.37M shares traded or 933.62% up from the average. (NYSE:DFT) has risen 25.75% since June 7, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.05% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months positive chart setup for the $4.90 billion company.

Mars recalls products over salmonella fears

The products, including the Galaxy Minstrels and Galaxy Counters bars, with a best-before date ranging between May 6, 2018 and May 13, 2018 were recalled as a precautionary measure, said the British units of Mars. He added: "We are working closely with the relevant food safety authorities and our customers to ensure that the affected products are no longer available for purchase".

Trump Claims 'Vindication' After Comey Testimony

Trump spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders disputed Comey's testimony when asked about it during an off-camera briefing at the White House , saying "I can definitely say the president's not a liar". Democrats will say there was enough to show Trump isn't trustworthy and there was intent to interfere with the investigation, while Republicans will say Comey didn't feel pressure to end the probe and that Trump didn't interfere, he said.