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Maximum stakes on fixed-odds gambling machines to be cut to £2

But, Peter Jackson, Chief Executive Officer for Paddy Power Betfair, reportedly welcomed the reduction and explained that the Dublin-headquartered firm has always been anxious about the impact FOBTs were having on the industry's reputation.

Woman Mauled To Death By Pack Of Small Dogs, Police Investigating

The euthanasia expert, Amanda Dinwiddie, confirmed six of the canines were "a mix of dachshund and terrier, while the other was believed to be a border collie mix". "This is a bad situation, a very unfortunate situation", Carter County sheriff Chris ...

New documents detail aftermath, gunman interactions in Vegas shooting

Authorities have not provided a motive in what was the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history. The man told authorities that he got up and said to Paddock: "I'm sorry, you know, we couldn't do anything together but I have to go". "I then saw...

Wenger: Arteta has qualities for Arsenal job

Cristiano Ronaldo has always been confirmed as a sworn-in member of Arsene Wenger's "Nearly Men XI" , having flirted with the possibility of signing for Arsenal as a younger man. The hunt for Wenger's successor continues, with Arteta now the book...

Trump Financial Disclosures Show Cohen Hush Money Payment

Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani revealed earlier this month that Trump repaid Cohen for a $130,000 hush money payment to porn star Stormy Daniels . OGE has determined that the information provided in that note meets the disclosure requirements fo...

Children in Fairfield home were strangled, waterboarded

The Solano County District Attorney's office leveled the additional allegations of abuse in a motion to increase the bail of Ina Rogers, the children's 31-year-old mother, who is charged with nine counts of felony child abuse . Urine, human and an...

Triad schools close for teacher rally

Teacher pay was estimated to rise another 1.8 percent on average this year, the NEA said, but that still represented a 9.4 percent slide in real income due to inflation since 2009. Myers grew up in OH and is the son of a teacher. "It's racially div...

2 dead in CT, thousands without power after storms strike

The powerful storms that swept through New York's lower Hudson Valley spawned three tornadoes. He deployed members of the New York National Guard to assist with recovery operations. Cuomo said Wednesday that falling trees in Newburgh claimed the ...

SoCal Building Explosion Investigated As Intentional

Delacourt said accidental causes of the explosion, like a gas main break, had been ruled out. Authorities are still trying to determine how the device arrived at the location, Delacourt said. The officials say there have been no arrests. Two of t...

College grad wears gun holster with AR-10 in her graduation photos

Bennett's photos provoked strong reactions from many social media users. Her tweet reads in part, "Now that I've graduated from Kent State , I can finally arm myself on campus". "#CampusCarryNow ", she posted on Twitter . "If students thought...

'Deadly and unconstitutional': Trump attacks California sanctuary cities

Constitution. "We have federal laws that are supposed to deal with this issue". The case is pending. Cox said Trump is "absolutely right, the first role of government is to protect its people" and said Newsom and Brown "have failed miserably".

Best-Selling Writer Tom Wolfe Dies At Age 88

His theory of literature, which he preached in print and in person and to anyone who would listen, was that journalism and nonfiction had "wiped out the novel as American literature's main event". Wolfe's style was not for everyone. I wanted to do N...

Ex-Prem star Jlloyd Samuel, 37, dies in auto crash

Former Aston Villa and Bolton Wanderers defender Jlloyd Samuel dies in a auto crash at the age of just 37. "The TTFA and all his former teammates extends deepest condolences to his family in this most hard time". Samuel was capped by Englan...

Facebook suspends 200 apps over data misuse

According to the committee, it will be writing to Facebook again in the coming days to address the significant gaps that exist in the company's answers. Rebecca Stimson, head of public policy for Facebook in the United Kingdom, said in a letter t...

Tony Pulis: 'One set play cost Middlesbrough over two playoff games'

At the heart of that defence was former Chelsea and England centre back John Terry who joined the club past year on a free transfer and whose appointment as captain appears to have had a significant impact. "We've given ourselves a chance, we've give...

Girl found stabbed in burning house, another child missing

Ahmad reportedly then set the house on fire and left the 11-year-old there with her stab wounds, taking the youngest daughter with her. "The story that we received was that the 7-year-old helped the 9-year-old escape the residence", a Tulsa police ...

Wenger predicts 'inevitable' European super league

There's a contrast there because if you look at the audiences of the Champions League it is not fantastic. The New York Times says that City and United were joined in the Federation Internationale de Football Association meeting by European rival...

Gap guilty of China gaffe

On Monday, May 14, 2018, USA retailer Gap Inc. has apologized to China for selling t-shirts that has a wrong map of the country. "We sincerely apologize for this unintentional error", said the company, which issued the statement through its public ...

Rep. Himes Questions Trump's Support Of Chinese Telecom Company

The US Commerce Department's Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) had imposed the ban on sales by American companies to ZTE for seven years. The sanctions were imposed because the company which relies heavily on United States imports for its opera...

Teacher 'Suspended For Relationship With Teen' Shot Dead Outside Mum's House

It is being speculated that something the student revealed to DelTonto may have led to her death. No charges were brought, but DelTondo was still suspended by the school. She added that her fiancé did not know where she was, and would only be "ma...

Flags are half-staff to honor Peace Officers Memorial Day

Memorial at in Gallatin at Sumner County Sheriff's Office. It is recognized annually during National Police Week . We also take this opportunity to pay tribute to law enforcement personnel who have been killed or disabled in the line of duty.

National Hurricane Center watching area in the Gulf of Mexico

However, Weather.com reports that we've seen named storms form before June in four of the past six years. In summary, South Florida can expect occasional periods of steamy sunshine followed by heavy storms several times a day right into next weeken...

Poor People's Campaign launches 40 days of protesting poverty

Poor People's Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival is a renewed version of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr .'s campaign five decades ago to lift Americans out of poverty. Pastor Thomas Barnes of the Kemper Road Church near Cincinnati says t...

Children Rescued From California Home, Parents Arrested For Abuse And Torture

When police returned a 12-year-old child to his home in Fairfield, California , they found nine more children, ages 4 months to 11 years, living in what they described as "squalor and unsafe conditions". Jonathan Allen, 29, the daddy of the youngste...

Robert Jeffress prays blessing at opening of US Embassy in Jerusalem

Three months before the start of the 2008 Republican presidential primaries in 2008, Jeffress said in a sermon that the candidate Mitt Romney , a Mormon, was part of a cult. Palestinians and Israelis both claim Jerusalem as their capital. He also ...

Petrol, Diesel Prices Hiked After 19 Days

Opposition parties criticised the sudden increase in fuel prices after a gap of 19 days and alleged that the government is interfering with the working of the state-run oil marketing companies despite petrol and diesel prices being decontrolled.

United States embassy jubilantly opens in Jerusalem as Gaza rages

Dan Shapiro, the US ambassador to Israel under President Barack Obama , told CBS News foreign correspondent Seth Doane the embassy move could be a good thing, but only if it was paired with a promise of a USA embassy to a future Palestinian state in...

Questionable past emerges for Stormy's lawyer

Hasson . Hasson and Simonson reported on publicly available information about Avenatti, citing amongst other incidents a lawsuit from actor Patrick Dempsey that was filed only weeks into their business partnership, and an incident when former coffe...

Former nanny sentenced to life for killing children

Unable to contact the 55-year-old nanny, the paediatrician rushed home , where Ortega was supposed to have taken Leo for a nap. "I'm very sorry for everything that happened but hope that no one goes through what I have gone through", reports News...

First Lady Melania Trump Had Kidney Surgery This Morning

A spokesperson for Melania Trump's office said in a statement that she is expected to remain in the hospital for the remainder of the week. Jeffrey Leef, associate professor of radiology at the University of Chicago, told AFP that embolisation ...

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Petrol in Patna breaches Rs 83 mark

As on date, taxes account for half of the price consumers pays for petrol and diesel. The prices of Brent crude was seen at $79.19 a barrel at one point on Wednesday, while the I...

Harvey Weinstein surrenders to police, faces rape charges

Weinstein surrendered to police after the Manhattan District Attorney's office and NYPD's months-long investigation into allegations of sexual abuse. The actress and Kelly said t...

Rusal warns sanctions 'materially adverse' to company; CEO, seven directors to resign

Mr Deripaska, who is himself the subject of USA sanctions, had already announced his intention not to stand for re-election to the board. The sanctions hit oligarchs close to Pr...

Arizona Women's Golf Wins the 2018 National Championship

The Women's Golf Coaches Association announced Wednesday before the start of the match that Stephenson won the Golfstat Cup, given to the collegiate player with the lowest stroke...

Cobb gas prices surge as summer begins

Some cities in Texas have already eclipsed $3 per gallon, but the state average price is $2.76. As of 5 p.m. Thursday, the Gasbuddy site ( www.toledoblade.com/gas ) reported a ...

Nate Boulton to suspend campaign amid sexual misconduct allegations

A third woman declined to be named for fear of professional repercussions, according to the newspaper. Boulton, who married his second wife in 2014 after divorcing his first in...

San Antonio Leads Nation in 2017 Population Growth

One Illinois city that saw population bump was Naperville, which gained an estimated 488 residents from 2016 to 2017, according to the Census Bureau. In the one-year comparison, ...

Your guide to Memorial Day events in Eastern Iowa

Monday at Fort Frye High School with the lineup beginning at 8:30 a.m. A second ceremony will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Ravenswood Cemetery. May 25 and 27, Windridge Memorial Park, 7...

A closer look at 10 arrested Saudi women's rights activists

They have been branded as traitors by the Saudi government and absurdly charged with working with foreign entities to destabilize the kingdom. Calling bin Salman's meteoric ris...

Bjorn names Westwood, Harrington, McDowell and Donald as Ryder Cup vice-captains

They join Robert Karlsson, who was previously named as a vice-captain by Bjorn. McDowell, 38, who has fallen to 239th in the world but is a two-time victor at the Ryder Cup venu...

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Trump says China trade deal is 'too hard to get done'

Trump says China trade deal is 'too hard to get done'

The Chinese have promised counter-tariffs targeting products from states politically important to Trump, particularly in the Midwest Farm Belt - the source of intense pressure on ...

Battlefield 5 trailer revealed, set to release in October

Battlefield 5 trailer revealed, set to release in October

And they have advanced upon their Operations mode, now called "Grand Operations", these missions will span four stages, more of this and all multiplayer will be shown at the upcomi...

Guards SHOVE Reporter Out Of EPA Meeting

Guards SHOVE Reporter Out Of EPA Meeting

On Jan. 31, according to House Energy and Commerce Committee Democrats, the EPA met with representatives from the chemical industry. AP reporter Ellen Knickmeyer tweeted that ...

Iran's Khamenei criticizes U.S. over hard-line stance

Iran's Khamenei criticizes U.S. over hard-line stance

But European companies say they are anxious about getting caught up in the new USA sanctions, given the extent of Washington's global reach, and some have already started pulli...

Pulitzer prize-winning novelist Philip Roth dies at 85

Pulitzer prize-winning novelist Philip Roth dies at 85

Roth won the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for fiction for his acclaimed novel American Pastoral . Tributes poured in Wednesday honouring the late U.S. literary giant Philip Roth , who...

Tesla's Musk admits Model 3 braking issue, promises fix

Tesla's Musk admits Model 3 braking issue, promises fix

While these conclusions by Consumer Reports sound pretty favorable, the Model 3 still fell short of a Recommended rating for a number of reasons. Toni Sacconaghi, an analyst at...

Brandi Chastain hall of fame plaque barely resembles U.S. soccer star

Brandi Chastain hall of fame plaque barely resembles U.S. soccer star

The plaque looks absolutely nothing like Chastain and is actually unbelivably atrocious. " Brandi Chastain is one of the most lovely athletes I've ever covered", writes Ann Ki...

Unai Emery outlines Arsenal aims in first press conference

Unai Emery outlines Arsenal aims in first press conference

Emery moved to Sevilla where he won three consecutive Europa League trophies in 2014, 2015 and 2016. Arsenal , though, are sure they have a "serial victor ". At the age of 48 ...

Amazon's Facial 'Rekognition' Tool Used By Cops Is Cheaper Than Netflix

Amazon's Facial 'Rekognition' Tool Used By Cops Is Cheaper Than Netflix

Emails obtained by the ACLU through freedom of information requests show that the company worked with the city of Orlando, Florida and the Washington County Sheriff's Office in O...