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New report outlines issues around regulating sports betting

New report outlines issues around regulating sports betting

West Virginia has seen a sports betting bill approaching the final stage of approval in the state Legislature. "We are not opposed to the idea of West Virginia passing a sports betting bill-we would just like them to pass one that creates a framework that protects the integrity, recognizes the variety of interests at play here and quite frankly puts the state in a position to maximum the revenue returned from it", Manfred said. Consulte Mais Informação

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NHL: Canadiens beat Islanders in late push

NHL: Canadiens beat Islanders in late push

We have to find a way to win. It's been an interesting season for Niemi, once a solid starter who backstopped Chicago to a Stanley Cup in 2010 and then played five seasons for San Jose and two more for Dallas. By the time they come back home, their playoff hopes could be even slimmer. "We were losing 1-0". They can still make a run at one of those final spots and would surely give any team they face in a seven-game series fits. Consulte Mais Informação

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Evacuations recommended as storm approaches burn areas

Evacuations recommended as storm approaches burn areas

Santa Barbara County's South Coast made it through Friday's storm without any major incidents, a relief after the first significant rain following the destructive January 9 debris flows. The Red Cross shelter at the Earl Warren Showgrounds in Santa Barbara will transition to standby status as of noon on Friday. "The worst of the storm has passed and we are cautiously optimistic that due to a significant amount of pre-storm preparation we have come through this with minimal impact", Rob Lewin, ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Is this man Gauri Lankesh's killer?

Is this man Gauri Lankesh's killer?

The suspect, identified as K.T. Naveen Kumar (37), a native of Maddur, is a founder of right-wing radical outfit Hindu Yuva Sena and has alleged links with Sanatan Sanstha and its affiliate the Hindu Janajagruti Samiti. The team had also released three sketches of two suspects but in vain. Investigations by the SIT have unearthed CCTV footage of a man conducting a recce of the journalist's home a few hours ahead of her killing. Consulte Mais Informação

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Embaixada francesa em Burkina Faso atacada

Embaixada francesa em Burkina Faso atacada

Segundo uma testemunha citada pela Associated Press, cinco pessoas estacionaram uma camionete em frente à Embaixada da França e começaram a atirar. Os agressores teriam ateado fogo a um carro. Ainda não se sabe quem está por trás do ataque, mas o ministro da informação do país, Remis Fulgance Dandjinou, afirmou à uma TV estatal que há fortes indícios de terrorismo. Consulte Mais Informação

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Opposition won't get single seat in Senate: Marriyum Aurangzeb

Marriyum reiterated that Nawaz will win every election he contests and the nation will support him through and through. She said that an elected PM was removed on the basis of Iqama. Minister of state said today marks a historic day for Pakistan as the senate elections are being held on the given time. The younger brother of Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has been elected as acting president of the country's ruling party after the Supreme Court ruled that anyone disqualified ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Police release seven suspects in Slovakian journalist's killing

Police release seven suspects in Slovakian journalist's killing

Slovak authorities released all seven people detained in connection with the murder of an investigative journalist, a police spokeswoman said on Saturday. In Bratislava, marchers carried pictures of the dead couple along with a banner reading: "An attack on journalists is an attack on all of us". Fico once told journalists they were "dirty, anti-Slovak whores" and used terms like "plain, silly hyenas" and "slimy snakes" to describe the media. Consulte Mais Informação

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Turkey destroys 924 terror targets during Afrin op

Turkey destroys 924 terror targets during Afrin op

Turkey launched Operation Olive Branch, its second military intervention in Syia since 2011, after Washington said it would set up a border force comprising 30,000 Kurdish militants near Turkish soil. Turkish soldiers and tanks are pictured in a village on the Turkish-Syrian border in Gaziantep province, Turkey January 22, 2018. The operation is being carried out under the framework of Turkey's rights based on global law, UN Security Council resolutions, its self-defence rights under the UN ... Consulte Mais Informação

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