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Clerk Convicted of Murder for Shooting Memphis Teenager Who Stole ‘$2 Beer’

A clerk at a store in Memphis, Anwar Ghazali, 29, was found guilty of fatally shooting Dorian Harris, 17, as he ran out last year.
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U.K. Supreme Court deals Boris Johnson a huge Brexit defeat
U.K. Supreme Court says Johnson's controversial decision to suspend Parliament for weeks ahead of scheduled EU withdrawal was unlawful, and is now void
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Landmark decision will have far-reaching constitutional implications
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's controversial five-week suspension of Parliament was unlawful, the UK Supreme Court has ruled, in a landmark decision that will have far-reaching constitutional implications.
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The Rise of Networked Vigilante Surveillance
These new technologies prey upon familiar fears and hyper-charge them with the power of surveillance.
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Russian doping saga: 'Inconsistencies' found in Moscow lab data -- WADA
With less than a year to go until the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, doping compliance proceedings have been opened against Russia, says the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).
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Jags' Ramsey misses practice with illness amid trade demand
Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey missed practice Monday because of an apparent illness, potentially adding another twist to his trade request.
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Suspending Parliament was unlawful, court rules
UK PM Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament for five weeks was unlawful, Supreme Court rules
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Blues geared up for challenge of being defending champions
Jordan Binnington still doesn't look nervous.
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Hollywood Mac Pro Workstations Hit by Mysterious AVID Issue
Variety reports this morning of a possible computer virus attack or critical software failure affecting Mac Pro workstations across Los Angeles. According to social media chatter, Hollywood Film and TV editors discovered late on Monday that "trashcan" Mac Pros running older versions of macOS and AVID's Media Composer software are refusing to reboot. The root cause of the issue remains unknown, but online speculation is surfacing a few possibilities, including a virus specifically targeting post-production Macs in the Hollywood area. Others have suggested an issue with AVID's iLok activation dongle, or perhaps a conflict with the software and a recent system update – possibly related to Apple's Safari browser – that is corrupting data. Affected users are being advised to try booting in single-user mode and disabling Wi-Fi so that they can back up, while non-affected AVID users have been told not to shut down their Macs so they can also deactivate Wi-Fi and any other networks until a solution is found. From what I gather there’s a massive failure of Macs with iLok/Avid that’s happening all over right now. A lot of L.A. post shops and people out on shows having their Macs slowly crash and wont boot again. Engineers are looking in to it. Don’t shut your machine off. #postchat— Matt Penn (@mattpenndotcom) September 24, 2019 Several companies are said to have been affected by the issue. Neither AVID nor Apple have responded to requests for comment. This is a developing story that will be updated as soon as we learn more.Related Roundup: Mac ProTag: AvidBuyer's Guide: Mac Pro (Don't Buy)This article, "Hollywood Mac Pro Workstations Hit by Mysterious AVID Issue" first appeared on MacRumors.comDiscuss this article in our forums
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Oil prices fall due to weak economic data, Saudi output recovery
Oil prices fell on Tuesday after weak manufacturing data from Europe and Japan focused market attention on a gloomy outlook for demand and as Saudi Arabia was expected to restore oil output faster than anticipated following attacks last week.
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European shares resume gains, pound waits on Supreme Court ruling
European shares rose on Tuesday, following their worst day in over a month, after Washington said the United States and China would resume trade talks. Britain's pound was laying low before the next act in the Brexit drama.
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Google wins fight to restrict right-to-be-forgotten ruling to EU search engines
Google has won a long-standing battle in Europe, after the European Court of Justice ruled that "right-to-be-forgotten" requests should be limited to the EU.
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Got any Horrific Child? Discover the list of the world's 291 weirdest bands
Industrial group Nurse With Wound included a list of ultra-obscure artists on their debut album – and inadvertently created a treasure hunt for record nerdsThe Nurse With Wound list is one of the greatest pieces of fieldwork ever conducted in music. It is a secret handshake, a map, a wishlist, and yet it still contains mysteries. A list of 291 artists, many of them unknown and unknowable pre-internet, was included in the 1979 debut album by the industrial group Nurse With Wound. Now 40 years old and legendary in underground circles, the label Finders Keepers are undertaking the Sisyphean task of collecting and compiling one track by every artist on it.Nurse With Wound were associated with industrial music from its inception, although they were more interested in a surrealist sonic bricolage than the brutalism and didactic politics of their peers. While the group is now just Steven Stapleton, when the list was written it also featured John Fothergill and Heman Pathak. Along with studio engineer Nicky Rogers on guitar, their debut Chance Meeting on a Dissecting Table of a Sewing Machine and an Umbrella was pressed in an edition of 500 after being recorded in six hours; Fothergill had owned a guitar for four days. Stapleton says they didn’t expect to sell any – his cover art depicts a woman with whip and gimp mask, large breasts spilling from a full-body rubber suit. Unsurprisingly, some shops wouldn’t stock it. Continue reading...
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Lightning sign Brayden Point to $20.25M, 3-year deal
The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed restricted free agent forward Brayden Point to a $20.25 million, three-year contract on Monday.
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Tui boss says it will fly home customers booked on Thomas Cook flights
Holiday firm has faced costs due to grounding of Boeing 737 Max and Brexit uncertaintyThe boss of travel company Tui has said it will fly home customers who are booked on Thomas Cook flights.The collapse of Thomas Cook, the world’s oldest travel firm, in the early hours of Monday has left more than 500,000 holidaymakers stranded abroad, including 150,000 from the UK. The Civil Aviation Authority has embarked on a huge repatriation, helped by airlines such as British Airways, easyJet and Virgin. Continue reading...
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Tekashi 69: Will He Join the Infamous in Witness Protection?
Tuesday: The New York rapper has face tattoos and a penchant for publiclty. But after he testified against gang members, prosecutors indicated he could enter witness protection.
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AB InBev Asia unit raises $5 billion in revived Hong Kong IPO under shadow of protests
Brewer AB InBev priced the Hong Kong IPO of its Asia-Pacific unit at the bottom of a marketed range to raise about $5 billion, indicating deals in the pipeline may need subdued valuations to succeed as protests in the city unnerve investors.
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Yes, businesses fail. But Thomas Cook’s bosses ignored the brutal facts | Stefan Stern
Instead of confronting reality and managing decline, the travel company’s leaders just went on taking bonuses“How did you go bankrupt?”“Two ways. Gradually, then suddenly.” Continue reading...
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Video of police beating protester sparks outrage in Hong Kong
‘Protect the children’ group contradicts police claims officers were only kicking a ‘yellow object’A video showing Hong Kong police officers beating a man who had been attempting to protect young protesters has given rise to another wave of outrage at police.Two widely shared videos filmed over the weekend show a man in a yellow high-vis vest laying on the ground while being repeatedly kicked and hit by a group of officers. Continue reading...
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Beloved BB King 'Lucille' guitar sells for $280,000 at auction
Auction of items from blues guitarist’s estate fetches $1.3m, with prize item a prototype Gibson guitar that was stolen and later returnedOne of BB King’s most beloved guitars has sold at a US auction for $280,000 (£225,000).The black Gibson ES-345 prototype was presented to King in 2005 by manufacturers Gibson on his 80th birthday, and was the first in a limited edition of 80. He used it as his primary guitar until it was stolen in 2009 and traded in at a Las Vegas pawn shop. A guitar collector bought it, and after investigating its provenance, returned it to King later that year. Continue reading...
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Japan not inviting SKorea to naval review amid dispute
Japan has announced it is not inviting South Korea to an upcoming multinational naval review it is hosting next month because their ties are badly strained over history, trade and defense
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Slew of House Dems back impeachment amid reports Trump withheld Ukraine aid
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Eight newborns killed in hospital fire
Eight newborn babies were killed in a fire that erupted in a hospital neonatal ward in Algeria on Tuesday, according to private television station Ennahar.
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Russia v Samoa: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live!
Rugby World Cup Pool A updates, kick-off 11.15am BSTHow they stand: fixtures, results and tablesGet in touch. Email Barry or tweet @bglendenning 10.00am BST The Kumagaya Rugby Stadium is the venue for this Pool A match pitting Russia against Samoa. Russia got off to a losing start in the tournament opener against Japan on Friday, going down 30-10 against the hosts, while Samoa will be hoping to further riff on their pain in what is their first appearance at this particular Rugby World Cup. Kick-off is at 11.15am (BST), but stay tuned for team news and buildup in the meantime. Continue reading...
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Windfall for investors that bet on Thomas Cook collapse
A panel of bankers has ruled that some investors in Thomas Cook's credit derivatives worth as much as $2.7 billion are eligible for a payout following the world's oldest tour operator's collapse on Monday.
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Tech's diversity push - is it making a difference for interns?
Internships remain a popular route into the tech industry. But male-dominated screening panels and gender-biased questions make it tough for women to land that all-important internship Any one of us could probably recall a depressing “women in tech” headline. Wise (Women in Science and Engineering) says that 23% of the people working in Stem roles in the UK are female, while PwC states that just 5% of leadership positions in the technology industry are held by women. In a sample of 1,000 US consumers by LivePerson, a US software company, only 8.3% could name a famous woman in tech; that fell to just 4% when LivePerson discounted any responses naming Siri or Alexa. However things are changing for women in tech, says Anna Brailsford, CEO at Code First: Girls, which works with companies and women to increase the numbers of women in tech. “Many established companies have made bold commitments to hiring a more balanced workforce,” she says. “Some have gone as far as committing to a 50:50 split.” Continue reading...
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Iowa man found guilty of killing his wife with a corn rake. Prosecutors say he was angry about an affair
A 43-year-old Iowa hog farmer was found guilty on Monday for murdering his wife with a corn rake.
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Xiaomi's crazy Mi Mix Alpha is one big screen wrapped around a phone
When Xiaomi said it has a smartphone with a bigger than 100% screen-to-body ratio, the company wasn't kidding.  Its new Mi Mix Alpha has a screen that wraps around nearly the entire body of the phone, with an insane 180.6 percent screen-to-body ratio (yes, the measurement doesn't make any sense when used like this, but this new phone is so cool we'll let it slide).  Xiaomi calls this the Surround Display. The Mi Mix Alpha's display has tiny bezels (just 2.15mm) on top and bottom, and it wraps around the sides of the phone and all the way around the back, save for a vertical strip that hosts the cameras.  Read more...More about Xiaomi, Mi Mix Alpha, Tech, and Smartphones
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Brexit: Supreme court to rule on whether Boris Johnson's suspension of parliament was lawful - live news
Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including the supreme court ruling on whether Boris Johnson’s long suspension of parliament was lawful and the Labour conference in Brighton 10.03am BST From my colleague Ben Quinn, who is at the supreme courtAt the Supreme Court for ruling on prorogationBet there won’t be a word in the MSM pic.twitter.com/LPCB81Xiq2 10.01am BST When Jeremy Corbyn was elected Labour leader he said he wanted to give party members more say over policy. Obviously he does not quite see eye to eye with many members on Brexit, but at this conference delegates have been given more say to debate policy than in the past and, just as yesterday they debated two rival motions on Brexit, today they will debate two rival ones on climate change.Composite 16 (green new deal) says a Labour government should work towards net zero carbon emissions, but it does not set a deadline. Composite 17 (Labour’s socialist green new deal) says Labour should “work towards a path to net zero carbon emissions by 2030” and make this a legal target if it can be achieved alongside a “just transition for workers”.The proposal to do it by 2030 threatens whole communities, threatens jobs, and frankly GMB members in communities right up and down the UK have heard it all before. We heard it before about a just transition. What does a just transition mean? This will mean that within a decade people’s petrol cars being confiscated. This will mean families can only take one flight every five years ...Net zero carbon emissions by 2030 is utterly unachievable. We can’t go to the country with a plan that is, frankly, not credible, is not deliverable. Continue reading...
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County cricket: Somerset v Essex title decider, day two – live!
Play resumes after rain-hit first day at TauntonCatch up with Vic Marks’s day one reportEmail Tanya, tweet or comment below the line 10.04am BST Good morning from heavy-sponged Manchester - and a soggy looking Taunton, where the super sopper is out and mopping furiously. The Met Office site shows signs of hope - clear weather between 10 and 2 - if the groundsmen can dry the outfield in time to get the players out before the next fat plopping rain clouds return. The umpires are due to peer again at the pitch at 11am. Yesterday’s match stopped just before lunch with Somerset 75-4 on a dustbowl against the wiles of Simon Harmer and Sam Cook. It was tricky out there. As James Hildreth: said, “I think anything above 200 will be a good score. Every run out there seems massive”UPDATES ➡️ https://t.co/dF6GhNA901#SOMvESS #WeAreSomerset pic.twitter.com/Vn3C9HzZp2 Continue reading...
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'Start Here': Trump defends Ukraine call and US soldier's alleged bomb plot
It's Sept. 24, 2019. Here's what you need to know to start your day.
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Uber receives just a two-month London license with new safety conditions
Uber on Tuesday received only a two-month London operating license, failing to secure a maximum five-year term in a battle with the regulator which has previously stripped the app of its right to take rides.
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Trump Ordered an Aid Freeze Days Before Speaking to Ukraine’s Leader
The revelation comes as more Democracts push for impeachment
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Paul Pogba Likely to Feature vs. Rochdale, 'Definitely' Ready to Face Arsenal
Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said Paul Pogba is likely to get on the pitch against Rochdale in the Carabao Cup on Wednesday and will play against Arsenal in the Premier League on Monday...
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What Were The Bidens Doing In Ukraine? 5 Questions Answered
President Trump is calling for an investigation of former Vice President Joe Biden and his son, Hunter, which the Bidens call a smear campaign that has been debunked. Here's the backstory.
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Europe’s Top Court Limits ‘Right to Be Forgotten’ Privacy Rule
The European Court of Justice said the landmark privacy law cannot be enforced beyond the European Union.
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The Ongoing Clash Between Trump And Big Cities
Mayors of some of the cities the president targets say they aren't worried about jeopardizing federal funding and will continue fighting the rhetoric and policies they believe will harm urban areas.
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Mysterious mineral from Earth's mantle discovered in South African diamond
A single grain of rock lodged in a diamond contains a never-before-found mineral.
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Summer is over. Juggalos are forever.
“The Gathering of the Juggalos is heaven for a photographer.” —Nate Igor Smith on finding freedom among killer clowns.
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Impeachment Has Never Been Very Popular, But That Hasn't Stopped Congress Before
The truth is, impeachment has almost never been popular. It tends to pump up the partisans in either party but has far less allure for independents or those less politically inclined.
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Got Insomnia? CVS Health Has an App for You
The company is encouraging employers to provide a sleep app that could help push digital therapeutics into the mainstream.
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I’m crazy about my girlfriend but I can’t maintain an erection
We see each other rarely, and I want to make each time special. But then this happens …I’ve been with my girlfriend for five months and I’m absolutely crazy about her. She lives abroad, so when we see each other we want to make it special. Everything about our sex life is amazing, until it comes to intercourse, when I can’t maintain an erection. It’s really getting me down and, to be honest, I don’t feel like a man. I think to myself: “What if she thinks it’s her?” and I tell her it’s not, but I just don’t know what it is. I find her so sexually attractive and I just want to show her how much – but when this happens, I’m just so embarrassed. Any help would be massively appreciated.Long-distance relationships can be maintained well, but there are frequently accompanying anxieties and pressures. It is understandable that you would consider every moment you have together as special and important, but this creates enormous performance anxiety for you, which can negatively affect any man’s erectile capacity. Help her to understand this fact, and decide together to try to have very relaxed, easy sex that is simply pleasure-focused rather than goal-oriented. Stop expecting fabulous sex the moment you see each other, and instead plan some non-sexual fun such as dinner or an outing to give yourselves time to warm up. When you feel fully relaxed, approach lovemaking without any expectations. If you set out to please and arouse her in non-penetrative ways – and seek her feedback regarding this – you will take the pressure off your wish for erections “on demand”. Continue reading...
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Canada's Green party sees election opportunity as climate fears rise
Party’s focus on environmental crisis has resonated with voters across the political spectrum ahead of federal electionOut campaigning for Canada’s Green party ahead of next month’s federal election, candidate Steve Dyck knows that history is stacked against him. Related: Justin Trudeau seeks to repeat 2015 surge as Canada braces for election Continue reading...
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Uber granted two-month extension to London licence
Transport for London again rejects ride-hailing firm’s application for a full licenceUber’s application to renew its private hire operating licence in London has been rebuffed again by regulators.Transport for London has instead given the ride-hailing firm only a two-month extension to its licence, which is due to expire on Wednesday night. Continue reading...
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‘You could feel the hatred’: inside the Portsmouth-Southampton derby
As the bitter rivals prepare for Tuesday’s Carabao Cup tie we speak to players and a manager who have tasted the occasionPortsmouth midfielder, 2011-12. Scored a 94th-minute equaliser at Southampton in April 2012 Continue reading...
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Scotland's troubles mount as Ali Price ruled out of Rugby World Cup
Scrum-half joins Hamish Watson on the sidelinesEdinburgh’s Henry Pyrgos flies out to join squadScotland’s World Cup hopes have suffered a third major blow in as many days after the scrum-half Ali Price was ruled out for the remainder of the tournament.Price suffered a foot and ankle knock in Sunday’s abject defeat to Ireland and will play no further part. Edinburgh’s Henry Pyrgos is now flying to Japan to join up with Gregor Townsend’s squad. Continue reading...
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Will Canada Dump Trudeau?
Justin Trudeau’s blackface photos reveal deeper issues in Canadian politics.
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Everledger raises $20 million to track assets with blockchain tech
Everledger, a startup developing and maintaining a blockchain ledger to track physical goods, has raised $20 million in venture capital.
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Google told it doesn't have to apply 'right to be forgotten' results globally
In a landmark privacy case, an EU court has ruled that Google does not have to apply "right to be forgotten" laws globally. That means it will only need to remove disputed search results in Europe, and nowhere else, after receiving an approved takedo...
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