• Los Angeles Decides To Replace Columbus Day
Los Angeles Decides To Replace Columbus Day

Councilman Joe Buscaino , a first-generation Italian American raised in San Pedro, had sought to replace Columbus Day with a different name, one that celebrates "all of the diverse cultures in the city". Still others are pushing to keep Columbus Day. She argued that city lawmakers needed to "dismantle a state-sponsored celebration of genocide of i...

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  • Tish James: Christopher Columbus Statue 'Should Remain'
Tish James: Christopher Columbus Statue 'Should Remain'

Italian-American leaders and residents have slammed the mayor in recent days over the possibility that the prominent monument to the explorer in Columbus Circle may be taken down or changed as part of a citywide review of public plaques, statues and artwork amid a national uproar over tributes to controversial historic figures.

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  • Jordan, Iraq reopen Turaibil border crossing
Jordan, Iraq reopen Turaibil border crossing

According to Jordanian Interior Minister Ghaleb-al-Zubi, the opening of the crossing is of great importance to Jordan and Iraq as it is a crucial artery between the two countries. The governor of Anbar province, Mohammed al-Halboosi, said trucks should be able to start crossing Thursday, and that Iraqi forces were protecting the road to Baghdad.

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  • Enbridge Energy Partners, LP (EEP) Chart on Level of Speaking Truth
Enbridge Energy Partners, LP (EEP) Chart on Level of Speaking Truth

Ciena Corporation (NYSE:CIEN) has risen 44.43% since August 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 90.52% the S&P500. Energy Income Partners Llc increased Enbridge Energy Management L (EEQ) stake by 1.41% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.

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  • Evangelical Leaders Launch Attack on LGBTQ People
Evangelical Leaders Launch Attack on LGBTQ People

Six of the Nashville Statement's 14 listed beliefs directly mention the words or phrases "homosexual", "transgender" or "sexual attraction for the same sex". WE AFFIRM that divinely ordained differences between male and female reflect God's original creation design and are meant for human good and human flourishing.

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  • Benjamín Griss
Benjamín Griss

I want to dedicate these words to those beings who do not find their place in the world, who Not even a hug can shake the snow, the cold and the loneliness they carry on the edge of their life. To thank all those who saw me burn while others slept, those who saw me bleed while others slept, those who embraced each broken part to find a sense, a for...

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  • Home exchange: Barra de Valizas - Juan Carlos's home - Rocha / Uruguay - GuestToGuest
Home exchange: Barra de Valizas - Juan Carlos's home - Rocha / Uruguay - GuestToGuest

It has a wood burning stove for winter nights and a barbecue that includes a handmade clay oven. The cottage is small, has a ground floor in which there is a sofabed with place for two and a wooden mezzanine on which is placed a matrimonial mattress.

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  • Sphyrapicus ruber - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sphyrapicus ruber - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Its back and wings are black, red-necked suckers nest in tree cavities. Northern birds migrate to the southern areas of the range, while birds on the coast tend to be permanent residents. R. Ruber , have yellow stripes on their back and ventral upper yellow zone. Southern birds, S. R. Daggetti , have white stripes on their back and pale ven...

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  • Trans Military Members Walk The VMAs Red Carpet With GLAAD President
Trans Military Members Walk The VMAs Red Carpet With GLAAD President

The network thanked the courageous men and women, including Air Force Airman First Class Sterling James Crutcher , Air Force Staff Sergeant Logan B. Last week, the President issued a memo to the Secretary of Defense, James Mattis , and the Secretary of Homeland Security, acting secretary Elaine Duke , asking them to terminate the "policy and pr...

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  • Is Yemen's President Saleh Under House Arrest?
Is Yemen's President Saleh Under House Arrest?

Witnesses and a military source in Sanaa, which is jointly controlled by the alliance, said armed rebels and forces loyal to the ex-president have slowly begun to withdraw from the streets, after a heavy deployment following a dispute that led to Saturday's shootout.

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  • Mother arrested after son reported her for drunk driving
Mother arrested after son reported her for drunk driving

A few moments later, he made her wildest dreams come true. Deputy Gilderson conducts DUII investigation after 11 year old boy calls 9-1-1 from auto to report mom is driving drunk. "I think it absolutely says that he's a courageous young man who knows the difference between right and wrong". Deputies said two other drivers reported the woman as ...

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  • Trevor Noah Defends Melania Trump For Traveling To Texas In Stilettos
Trevor Noah Defends Melania Trump For Traveling To Texas In Stilettos

The Trumps are in Texas to visit those affected by Hurricane Harvey-though, so far, the objective for their trip has been eclipsed by the First Lady's wardrobing choices for the photo opportunities. Melania Trump's initial choice of stilettos may not have been as senseless as it looked. Detail of Melania Trump's Adidas shoes, left, and Do...

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  • Three officers shot on Auburn Boulevard
Three officers shot on Auburn Boulevard

When other officers went to investigate the room at the Ramada Inn where the women had been staying, a suspect opened fire from inside the room through the walls and door, hitting the two CHP investigators, said Turnbull. It is unclear which department the officer belongs to. More information will be provided as it becomes available. KCRA repo...

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  • Royals end scoreless run at 45 innings, 3 shy of ML record
Royals end scoreless run at 45 innings, 3 shy of ML record

The Royals (65-66) snapped their scoreless-innings streak at 45, three shy of the major league record . He started two games in 2012 for Kansas City but was traded to Tampa Bay after the season as part of a package to get Wade Davis and James Shields.

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  • Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV)
Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (BGFV)

With 300 avg volume, 251 days are for UBI SOFT ENTERTAINME (OTCMKTS:UBSFF)'s short sellers to cover UBSFF's short positions. The portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock was $1.1 a share in the trailing twelve months.

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  • Arkema plastic resin facility closed after Hurricane Harvey disaster
Arkema plastic resin facility closed after Hurricane Harvey disaster

The refrigeration system at the chemical plant, which produces organic peroxides for the plastics and rubber industries, has failed due to the Harvey flooding, the company said. It would be surprising if Arkema had not considered a scenario like this, said Sam Mannan of Texas A&M University's Mary Kay O'Connor Process Safety Center.

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  • Woman Dies After Being Found With Rosary Beads Stuffed Down Throat
Woman Dies After Being Found With Rosary Beads Stuffed Down Throat

EMS rushed her to Lincoln Hospital, but she did not survive. Earlier that day, police responded to a report of an "emotionally disturbed person" walking nearby. A witness told police he was mumbling about someone "being with God now". Jones was ranting and incoherent when the police accosted him at 4:32 p.m.

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  • WHEN YOU SEE A HUMMINGBIRD, A BELOVED SOUL WAS VISITING YOU. - You're Curious
WHEN YOU SEE A HUMMINGBIRD, A BELOVED SOUL WAS VISITING YOU. - You're Curious

In the midst of that uproar , Always in love I thought - Now I'm going to see ...! Maybe he saw it, maybe not ... but Who can stop that "storm of feelings"? A Guarani legend tells that death is not End of life, because man, when dying, leaves the body on Earth but the soul continues its existence.

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  • Nubes y Tripas: marzo 2011
Nubes y Tripas: marzo 2011

I proposed, and for the moment still maintain, that dreams and imagination and colored lights and balloons and all animals that can peer into the mind of someone can be considered as valid experiences. And I have traveled in a balloon and I know for a fact that I have done it because it is the only thing in the world that can not be taken away from...

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