Daily Archives: February 11, 2019

Driver miraculously survives terrifying Ohio freeway crash

An Ohio fire department posted photos online of a car that was pinned between a highway barrier and a semi-truck. (Bethel Township Fire Department) An Ohio fire department posted photos online of a car that was pinned between a highway barrier and a semi-truck. The driver of a vehicle that was pinned between a highway barrier and a semi-truck on ...

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Tentative deal reached to avoid second U.S. government shutdown

Congressional negotiators announced an agreement late Monday to prevent another partial U.S. government shutdown and finance construction of new barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border, overcoming a late-stage hang-up over immigration enforcement issues that had threatened to scuttle the talks. Republicans, desperate to avoid another bruising shutdown, tentatively agreed to far less money for U.S. President Donald Trump’s border wall than the ...

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Trial of pair accused in Starbucks homicide begins

The trial of Lawrence Sharpe, 40, and Oldouz Pournouruz, 35, is underway in B.C. Supreme Court in Vancouver.  The two are each facing a count of manslaughter in the death of Michael Page-Vincelli. They have both pleaded not guilty. According to witnesses, a woman tossed a cigarette butt out her car window on July 12, 2017, while near the Starbucks in the 6500 block of Hastings ...

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The House: SNC-Lavalin bombshell rocks Parliament

Canada’s new attorney general maintains “nothing inappropriate” happened between Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his predecessor in the A-G’s office, despite shocking allegations that the PMO tried to pressure Jody Wilson-Raybould to help SNC-Lavalin avoid criminal prosecution through of the pending legal action against the construction company. “[The] prime minister has done nothing inappropriate or wrong,” Justice Minister David Lametti told ...

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