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Global Media U of I Involved In Indictment Of 4 College Basketball Coaches
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USA authorities on Tuesday unveiled fraud charges against 10 people associated with some of the country's premier college basketball programs, including four coaches and an Adidas AG executive, following a two-year corruption probe. Evans was involved in an investigation into bribes from personal managers to influence players to sign with them. "We are committed to playing by the rules, and that's what we expect from our coaches", he said.

Global Media UK's May meets European Union leader in hopes to restart Brexit talks
Author: 0 UK's May meets European Union leader in hopes to restart Brexit talks

Mrs May's speech in Florence last week was created to add new impetus to the Brexit talks by clarifying the UK's position and setting out proposals for a two-year transition period as Britain leaves the EU. "The sides are working hard at it but if you ask me, and if today member states ask me, I would say there is not sufficient progress yet". The wording of May's promise to carry on swelling the EU's coffers with billions of pounds in contributions after Brexit was reportedly ...

Global Media ISIS releases recording of leader al-Baghdadi
Author: 0 ISIS releases recording of leader al-Baghdadi

It remains unclear when the message was recorded. Three years after seizing control of swaths of Syria and Iraq, Islamic State fighters have been reduced to defending a shrinking swath of territory from USA and Syrian-backed forces. "He tries to energize his faithful, saying the lives of jihadis lost in Mosul and in Raqqa - their stronghold in Syria - should not be in vain". U.S.

Global Media Trump Keeps Talking About a 'Hospitalized' Senator That Doesn't Exist
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South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham and Louisiana Senator Bill Cassidy in new bill, prepared at Senatada at least 50 "yes" game cannot reach birth of nearly born. The president also said he would be open to negotiating with Democrats to see if he could " get a healthcare plan that's even better ". Reconciliation is a disaster but as you know it ends on Friday.

Global Media Thai PM says former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is in Dubai
Author: 0 Thai PM says former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is in Dubai

Gerd Seidel CC BY-SA 3.0Yingluck Shinawatra was convicted in absentia after courts determined she used government funds to buy rice from farmers at a price 50 percent higher than the global market price. He fled Thailand in 2008 to avoid jail on a graft conviction he says was politically motivated. Meanwhile, Deputy Prime Minister Gen Prawit Wongsuwan when met later, said the Gulf State had informed the Foreign Ministry that Yingluck would not be allowed to have any political movement.

Global Media This top-ranking Pentagon general wants to stick with the Iran nuke deal
Author: 0 This top-ranking Pentagon general wants to stick with the Iran nuke deal

He complained about it at the United Nations , calling the deal an embarrassment , although unsurprisingly, he likely doesn't understand that pulling out of the deal would probably lead to things worse than embarrassment. However, Trump recently signaled he might not proceed with the deal, calling it " an embarrassment " and "one of the worst and most one-sided transactions".

Global Media Price apologizes, says he'll pay for charter flights
Author: 0 Price apologizes, says he'll pay for charter flights

Price said in the statement that he and his staff will continue to cooperate with the Office of Inspector General (OIG) review of his travel. Sanders reiterated President Donald Trump's statement to reporters the day before, that he's " not happy " about the head of the Department of Health and Human Services using public funds to pay for private flights.

Global Media Toddler shoots two other children at MI day care
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The shooting happened Wednesday morning around 10 a.m.in the 3000 block of Harding Street. Approximately 1.7 million American children live in a home with an unlocked or loaded gun. Mr Haddad called the incident "tragic" and "irresponsible", but declined to comment further. The owner of the home frequently uses it to babysit the children of friends and family, according to her sister, Ashley Escobdeo.

Global Media 'Tourism unaffected' as 134000 flee Bali volcano threat
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Spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho says Tuesday that an increasing frequency of tremors from the mountain indicates that magma is continuing to move toward the surface and an eruption is possible. Indonesia, an archipelago of thousands of islands, is prone to seismic upheaval due to its location on the Pacific "Ring of Fire", an arc of volcanoes and fault lines encircling the Pacific Basin.

Global Media 1 dead, 1 injured in enormous rockfall on Yosemite's El Capitan
Author: 0 1 dead, 1 injured in enormous rockfall on Yosemite's El Capitan

He estimates 30 or more climbers were on the wall at the time, but he could not confirm injuries or the size of the rock fall. The rock fall was among seven that happened in the same general area during a four-hour period on Wednesday. El Capitan is considered the "Mount Everest of rock climbing", with thousands ascending it each year. Yosemite remained open after Wednesday's rock fall, and other activities throughout the park weren't affected, rangers said.

Global Media Aid lags in Puerto Rico after hurricane
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Two military officials told CNN that another 2,000 to 3,000 United States troops will be sent to Puerto Rico in the coming days to assist with aid. "This is tough stuff", Trump said. On Tuesday, San Juan's Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz went on CBS News and made an emotional call for FEMA to cut the red tape and start distributing supplies to people in need.

Global Media Student found with weapon at Absegami High School
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Police say the student, who attends Collinsville High School, was found on campus shortly after 8 a.m. No one reported anything about a weapon during the school day. School officials said that they are looking into several different options to improve security on their campus. Bringing a gun to school warrants expulsion under the school system's code of conduct.

Global Media Fairfield homicide suspect killed by officers on I-80, police say
Author: 0 Fairfield homicide suspect killed by officers on I-80, police say

I-80 was shut down in both directions near MacArthur Maze when police became involved in a auto chase and shootout with an individual wanted in connection with a homicide . Officers returned fire and the suspect was struck, according to the three departments. Hamer said the SUV was sought after by officers with the Richmond Police Department and that expressway watch officers utilized a spiked tangle to puncture the vehicle's tires.

Global Media Volcano ERUPTS spewing lava with 'rocks and ash' crashing into homes
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While Monaro has been active since its last eruption in 2005, it wasn't until this past weekend that activity levels were raised to a Level 4. According to the Associated Press , a state of emergency was declared Monday after a recent flurry of activity at the Manaro volcano on Ambae island raised fears that a major eruption was imminent.

Global Media First batch of refugee's leave for US
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At least 22 asylum-seekers who have been held at the Manus camp in northern Papua New Guinea will board a plane in the capital of Port Moresby and fly to Manila, then head to an undisclosed location in the U.S. "People (in the camps) are happy that these people have gone, but the big question is what happens to the rest", Rintoul said. "They are not going to be wonderful people who go on to work for the local milk people", he said, according to the transcript.

Global Media Trump tweets he's still optimistic on health overhaul
Author: 0 Trump tweets he's still optimistic on health overhaul

But the problem is we can't have them by Friday because the reconciliation ends on Friday, so we'll have to do it in January or February. He continued, "We have two other votes that are coming, and we will have them". Trump says he may sign a "major executive order" that would allow people to buy insurance across state lines. Republican leaders decided not to put their latest version of Obamacare repeal to a vote on Tuesday when it became clear they did not have enough support, despite ...