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Tweet South China Morning PostPatrick Ho Chi-ping, the detained former Hong Kong minister at the centre of an alleged multimillion-dollar bribery scheme between a top Chinese energy firm and two African leaders, is “anxious” but staying strong as he prepares to plead not guilty to …All parties deny involvement after US arrests ex-Hong Kong top...

Tweet AV Club“First, capitalism is a pure religious cult, perhaps the most extreme there ever was.”—Walter Benjamin, “Capitalism As Religion”. R.I.P., Trenton and Mobley. The former Fsociety hackers were in over their heads right to the very end, fearful and … and more …read more Source:: News By Google News ...

Tweet The Mercury NewsOklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook, left, keeps the ball from Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). By Mark Medina …Durant, Westbrook go head-to-headNBA.com (blog)Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook...

Tweet Washington PostRep. Joe Barton (R-Tex.), who apologized Wednesday for a lewd photo of him that circulated on the Internet, told a woman to whom he had sent sexually explicit photos, videos and messages that he would report her to the Capitol Police because she could …Joe Barton, Senior Texas Republican, Apologizes for Explicit PhotoNew York...

Tweet Artists light up Hong Kong with three-night show LumieresSouth China Morning PostSpectacular light installations will be popping up around Hong Kong this week as part of the Lumieres Hong Kong festival. From 7pm to 11pm on November 23 to 25, installations by French and Hong Kong artists will light up at 16 sites on Hong Kong Island … …read more Source:: Hong Kong News By Google News ...

Tweet WABC-TVInsurers for American Airlines, United Airlines and other aviation defendants have agreed to pay $95 million to settle claims that security lapses led planes to be hijacked in the Sept. 11 attacks. The settlement was described in papers filed Tuesday …American and United Airlines settle with developer over 9/11 terror attacksSky NewsAmerican...

Tweet BustleAs the rumored Kardashian-Jenner baby boom continues to make headlines, many fans have become curious about when Khloé Kardashian’s due date is. While the news has been spreading rapidly about Kardashian’s reported impending bundle of joy with …Pregnant Kylie Jenner Says She’s Thankful for Her ‘Little Babies’...

Tweet kwwl.comCustomers who fly out of Waterloo Regional airport might be seeing a new airline provider next Thanksgiving. Currently, American Airlines services flights out of Waterloo. However, the airport has bids from both American Airlines and United Airlines … …read more Source:: United Airlines News By Google News ...

Tweet CBSSports.comDwight Freeney is moving from one NFC Wild-Card contender to the next. On Wednesday, ESPN’s Adam Scehfter reported that Freeney landed with the Lions a day after getting cut by the Seahawks, which means he’ll be reuniting with Jim Caldwell.Lions add DE Dwight Freeney off waivers from SeahawksUSA TODAYLions sign Dwight Freeney...

Tweet PoliticoThe president of the United States is not on vacation. That was the White House’s message on Wednesday after President Donald Trump arrived at Mar-a-Lago, his palatial private club in Florida, to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday with his family.Trump to meet with congressional leaders ahead of shutdown deadlineThe HillPresident Trump...

Tweet NBCNews.comSUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas — First Baptist Church Pastor Frank Pomeroy said he turned the radio to his daughter’s favorite Christmas station on Wednesday morning because he knew she would be disappointed if the tragic mass shooting here also … and more …read more Source:: Mass Shootings News By Google News ...

Tweet USA TODAYNASHVILLE — Scores of advocates, including pop stars such as Rihanna, are lining up behind the cause of a teenage sex-trafficking victim sentenced to life in prison for killing a 43-year-old stranger who had picked her up at a fast-food restaurant …Rihanna, Kim Kardashian and More Celebs Rally Around Jailed Sex Trafficking Victim...

Tweet On Tuesday, the Oakland Raiders reported that Head Coach Jack Del Rio fired his Defensive Coordinaotor (and friend of 25 years) Ken Norton, Jr. I don’t believe Coach Del Rio made that move on his own, because of the logical inconsistencies that are attached to it – as well as the “last hired, first fired” pattern. It’s a truism in American society that African Americans have historically been the last to be hired for a position, and then first to be released from it. In Coach Norton’s case, after...

Tweet Guns and rosy hope to change the odds of mass shootingsCanton Daily LedgerBut maybe doing something can happen in a measure that could start at least cutting the odds of mass shootings here. The sponsors of the bill – which would improve background-checks for gun sales compiled by the National Instant Criminal Background … …read more Source:: Mass Shootings News By Google News ...

Tweet Washington PostThe national conversation about sexual assault and harassment has cast a new spotlight on an old case. Cyntoia Brown — who said she had been forced into prostitution by a violent boyfriend — is serving a life sentence for the 2004 murder of a 43-year …Cyntoia Brown: Rihanna and Kim Kardashian back jailed teenBBC NewsBella...

Tweet Packers.comHey everybody. Happy Thanksgiving. Thanks for logging on. I’ve got some time here before heading out to practice, so let’s get to it. Comment From Tom. Mike, Was McCray hurt, Spriggs looked awful? McCray left the Ravens game with a knee injury, and …Wisconsin bar offers free beer until Packers score, really regrets it...

Tweet Texas TribuneTexas Congressman Joe Barton released a statement Wednesday apologizing for a graphic nude photo of him that circulated on social media earlier this week. He announced his re-election bid earlier this month. by Abby Livingston Nov. 22, 2017 Updated: …Joe Barton apologizes for explicit photo, but doesn’t plan to resignDallas...

Tweet South China Morning PostHong Kong has long since learned to its cost that waiting for the so-called trickle-down effect of economic prosperity to address economic inequality further down the ladder is futile. Now it is learning that an ageing population can make the problem … …read more Source:: Hong Kong News By Google News ...

Tweet News & ObserverUnited Airlines is adding non-stop flights to Chicago and Washington D.C. from Wilmington International Airport starting in the spring, the airline announced Tuesday. New routes? New routes. https://t.co/HOEDiGgSpN pic.twitter.com/OmsL9oscXr. — United … and more …read more Source:: United Airlines News By Google...

Tweet RollingStone.comDavid Cassidy, the musician, actor and Partridge Family teen idol, died Tuesday at the age of 67. Earlier in the year, Cassidy revealed that he was battling the early stages of dementia, an illness both his mother and grandfather suffered from. Cassidy …David Cassidy: Looking Back at the Late Teen Heartthrob’s Ups and...