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The Latest Trends in Home Security

[ad_1] Category: Finance,Real Estate Home security has come a long way from the days when hard-wired alarm systems were the only option for single-family homes or, in the case of apartment complexes, a security guard or two to patrol the grounds.Today, wireless or cellular all-in-one-systems allow you to check on your house from afar, and voice command capabilities let you tell a virtual assistant to shut the garage door while
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Fatal freeway wreck in Mesa involves hit-and-run

[ad_1] MESA, Ariz. — The state Department of Public says a fatal accident that has closed part of the eastbound U.S. 60 freeway in Mesa during the Friday morning commute also involves a hit-and-run that followed the initial wreck.Trooper Kameron Lee says a flatbed truck's driver was killed after being ejected from his vehicle when it overturned at Higley Road and then being struck by another truck that went through
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Lenny Henry weight loss: How actor lost 3 stone ahead of new BBC drama

[ad_1] Category: Health & Fitness,Lifestyle Sir Lenny Henry is starring in a new TV drama on the BBC, playing the role of a Jamaican Plantation slave in The Long Song.In the new promotional images for the show he can be seen with a much slimmer face and slender limbs.The images have certainly got everyone talking, with many fans shocked to see the 60-year-old’s new look.He even grew a pair of
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Sweet to the Soul Boutique

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TV Academy Elects Frank Scherma as New Chairman and CEO

[ad_1] Entertainment executive Frank Scherma has been elected as the Television Academy’s new chairman and CEO, the organization announced Friday. The Academy also announced newly elected members of its board of directors who, like Scherma, will serve a two year term ending Dec. 31, 2020. Scherma is president and cofounder of global production studio RadicalMedia, which has produced a range of projects including commercials, feature films, television, music programming, graphic,
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‘Gilet jaunes’ protesters threaten to bring France to a standstill | World news

[ad_1] Category: Political Protests,Politics The French president, Emmanuel Macron, faces a new challenge this weekend as a motorist protest movement threatens to bring the country to a standstill. The so-called gilets jaunes (yellow vests) protest movement has no official organisation, no identified leader and no political affiliation. Instead, it has been almost entirely coordinated on social media. As a result, the French authorities fear the location of the protests is
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El Chapo Trial Turns to Tales of Greed and Gore

[ad_1] The assassin’s bullet whizzed past Jesus Zambada García’s ear and knocked him to the ground. He wasn’t dead, just wounded. The gunshot sliced a deep, red groove into his head.Sign Up For the Morning Briefing NewsletterAmbushed by his attackers at a Mexico City store, Mr. Zambada stumbled to his feet and came up shooting. With a panicked spray of gunfire, he hit one of them. The other ran away.“I’m
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Patricia Ione Lloyd, a Playwright With a Taste for Glamour

[ad_1] Category: Art & Culture,Theater It poured in New York on Election Day, and the “I VOTED” sticker on Patricia Ione Lloyd’s coat that afternoon looked bedraggled. But her glittery eye shadow was perfection, utterly in keeping with the image of a woman whose Instagram posts include a photo of herself (taken just for fun) as a mermaid, in beaded bustier and glistening tail.Ms. Lloyd is a big fan of
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Julian Assange, WikiLeaks founder, appears to have ‘been charged’ in federal court

[ad_1] WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appears to have “been charged” with a crime, according to newly unsealed court documents that were inadvertently disclosed by federal prosecutors from the Eastern District of Virginia. Interested in WikiLeaks? Add WikiLeaks as an interest to stay up to date on the latest WikiLeaks news, video, and analysis from ABC News. It was not immediately clear what Assange has been charged with. U.S. Attorney Kellen
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ABC15 Arizona Latest Headlines | November 16, 5am

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David Hockney painting sells for a record $90 million

[ad_1] Category: Finance Don Emmert | AFP | Getty Images A crowd of people attend the sale where David Hockney's Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures) is displayed at Christie's in New York. A painting by British artist David Hockney has sold for more than $90 million — a world record price for a work by a living artist. "Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures)" was
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Snowbowl opens for the season Friday

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Rapid Cure Approved for Sleeping Sickness, a Horrific Illness

[ad_1] Category: Health & Fitness,Lifestyle The first treatment for sleeping sickness that relies on pills alone was approved on Friday by Europe’s drug regulatory agency, paving the way for use in Africa, the last bastion of the horrific disease.With treatment radically simplified, sleeping sickness could become a candidate for elimination, experts said, because there are usually fewer than 2,000 cases in the world each year.The disease, also called human African
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Britney Spears’ sons are so grown up: See them now

[ad_1] It seems like only yesterday that Britney Spears' two sons were only babies. But now, those boys are turning into full-fledged men. The pop star recently shared a photo of her boys, and they are handsome young men. "Every year i come back to this tree. It's beautiful! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️" she captioned a series of images with Sean Preston, 13, and Jayden James, 12, without citing her location.That same day,
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Experts Blame Multiple Causes for California Fires

[ad_1] LOS ANGELES —  Two devastating wildfires have ravaged parts of California, and the death toll Thursday reached 66, officials said. Experts suggest many causes for the fires, from population growth to equipment failures to climate change. They say this year’s deadly blazes may point to worse to come. Jennifer Balch, director of Earth Lab at the University of Colorado Boulder, said fires in the American West are intensifying. “We’ve
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There Were Some Seriously Awkward Moments at the 2018 CMA Awards

[ad_1] During the Brothers Osborne's acceptance speech for winning Vocal Duo of the year, T.J. Osborne made a quick political remark. "If this was Florida, there would definitely be a recount," T.J. said, which is a reference to the still undecided gubernatorial election between Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis. The comment took John Osborne completely off guard as he double-downed in laughter. [ad_2] Source link
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Saudi minister: Khashoggi killers did rogue operation – BBC News

[ad_1] Category: Other,Video News The killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was a "rogue operation", Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir says. Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was not involved, he told reporters in Riyadh. Critics believe the prince - the de facto Saudi ruler - must have been aware of the operation. Khashoggi was murdered in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on 2 October. The Saudi public prosecutor has charged
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GOP pushes Trump for new attorney general amid Mueller uproar

[ad_1] © Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo “If we had some confidence that there is somebody nominated that would be confirmed in a reasonable period of time, to me it seems like it would relieve a lot of the controversy,” said Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas. Senate Republicans are urging President Donald Trump to quickly nominate a permanent attorney general, hoping a new top law enforcement officer will blunt bipartisan
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Trevor Noah Wonders Why Trump Is Supporting Criminal-Justice Reform

[ad_1] Category: Art & Culture,Arts Welcome to Best of Late Night, a rundown of the previous night’s highlights that lets you sleep — and lets us get paid to watch comedy. If you’re interested in hearing from The Times regularly about great TV, sign up for our Watching newsletter and get recommendations straight to your inbox.Ulterior Motives?Trevor Noah said he was excited to see that President Trump had thrown his
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Both Parties Already Looking Past Midterms to 2020 Race 

[ad_1] WASHINGTON —  Even though votes are still being counted in Florida and other states from last week’s midterm elections, both major U.S. political parties are turning their attention to the next contest: the 2020 presidential election. Democrats are somewhat hopeful after winning back control of the House of Representatives and shoring up the vote in key Upper Midwest states such as Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania. Republicans are celebrating victories
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Abrams prepares push for new Georgia Gov. vote

[ad_1] ATLANTA — Stacey Abrams' campaign and legal team is preparing an unprecedented legal challenge in the unresolved Georgia governor's race that could leave the state's Supreme Court deciding whether to force another round of voting. The Democrat's longshot strategy relies on a statute that's never been used in such a high-stakes contest. It is being discussed as Georgia elections officials appear to be on the cusp of certifying
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Cold moves in as snowstorm moves out of Northeast

[ad_1] There are seven states in the Northeast still under winter storm warnings or winter weather advisories one day after a nor'easter snarled traffic, cancelled flights and even left kids stranded at school. There were more than 377,000 customers without power across 14 states in the eastern U.S. -- and Washington, D.C. -- Friday morning. Interested in Weather? Add Weather as an interest to stay up to date on the
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Narcos season 4 cast: Is Pedro Pascal in the new series of Narcos Mexico? | TV & Radio | Showbiz & TV

[ad_1] Category: Entertainment,Gossip Netflix released season four of Narcos today (Friday, November 16) with all 10 episodes being made available in one go to be watched over the weekend. Season four is titled Narcos: Mexico with the Spanish-language drama focusing on a fresh story with new players. As the title suggests, audiences will see the drug trade of Eighties Mexico taking centre stage with DEA Agent Kiki Camarena (played by
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DealBook Briefing: Facebook Is on the Defensive

[ad_1] Category: Business,Finance Good Friday morning. (Was this email forwarded to you? Sign up here.)Facebook pleads ignorance over its latest scandalAfter an NYT article on Wednesday described how Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg ignored warning signs of looming crises and then tried to conceal them, the social network fought back:• Ms. Sandberg wrote in a Facebook post that reports that she had stood in the way of fixing the platform’s
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5 stories in Week 11 about the Raiders Cardinals fans should know

[ad_1] The Arizona Cardinals take on the Oakland Raiders this weekend at home. Oakland is a team the Cardinals do not face often during the regular season. Here is what has been going on this week with the Raiders.© USA TODAY USA TODAY Kirby Lee-USA TODAY SportsWith Oakland's receiving corps banged up and Martavios Bryant unable to play, the Raiders will get to look at their seventh-round draft pick, Marcell
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Photos: Dogs catching treats

[ad_1] This unique collection of photographs shows the concentrated faces of dogs just before catching their beloved treats. Professional photographer Christian Vieler, from Germany, shot the latest series of his “Dogs Catching Treats in Trouble” collection with hilarious results.Some of the 48-year-old’s images show the happy faces of successful catches, whereas others illustrate pooches’ shocked reactions on seeing such large amounts of treats thrown at them at once. One of
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Could these beautiful islands help stop killer diseases?

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Travellers to the remote African islands of Bijagos can expect to find a tropical paradise of pristine beaches and lush rainforest.But the islands are not just beautiful. They are also a natural laboratory, providing a unique setting in which to study cures for some of the world's deadliest diseases.A collection of 18 islands and 70 islets off the coast of Guinea-Bissau, West Africa, the Bijagos
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Fallout’ Leads Viacom to Q4 Earnings, Revenue Beats

[ad_1] Viacom's logo on the iconography of a dollar bill Viacom rode Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) and his IMF team to a better-than-expected fourth quarter in terms of both earnings per share and revenue. The Paramount Pictures parent company unveiled its fourth-quarter and full fiscal year 2018 financials Friday morning, reporting 99 cents of earnings per share (EPS) on $3.485 in revenue. Wall Street had forecast EPS of 95 cents on
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Steve Wilks ‘excited about the direction’ of Cardinals offense under Byron Leftwich

[ad_1] © USA TODAY USA TODAY So far, there have been positive reviews for Arizona Cardinals offensive coordinator Byron Leftwich. David Johnson has had consecutive games with 100 or more yards from scrimmage. Against the San Francisco 49ers, they produced a season-high in yards. Larry Fitzgerald has been involved. They are controlling the ball. They had four drives that were 10 plays or more against the Kansas City Chiefs. Coach
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UK’s embattled prime minister fights for her job amid mounting Brexit rebellion

[ad_1] Britain's embattled Prime Minister said she's fighting for her political life "with every fiber of my being" as dozens of Conservative MPs declared they have no confidence in her leadership. Interested in Brexit? Add Brexit as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Brexit news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Theresa May has been struggling to rally support behind her draft of an agreement plan
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Last Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide, get life terms

[ad_1] PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — The last surviving leaders of the communist Khmer Rouge regime that brutally ruled Cambodia in the 1970s were convicted of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes Friday by an international tribunal. Load Error Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan were sentenced to life in prison, the same punishment they are already serving after earlier convictions at a previous trial for crimes against humanity connected with
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bitter US Senate race headed to a hand recount

[ad_1] TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's acrimonious U.S. Senate contest is headed to a legally required hand recount after an initial review by ballot-counting machines showed Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson separated by fewer than 13,000 votes.The contest for governor between Republican Ron DeSantis and Democrat Andrew Gillum appeared all but over Thursday, with a machine recount showing DeSantis with a large enough advantage over Gillum
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‘We Only Killed the Bad People’: 2 Khmer Rouge Leaders, Forever Linked

[ad_1] Category: Asia,World At a noisy news conference, which I was covering for The New York Times, he presented his formula for the post-Khmer Rouge years. “Let bygones be bygones,” he said.“To say who is wrong and who is right and who is doing this and who is doing that, et cetera …” he added, his sentence trailing off. “Please don’t stir things up.”Claiming only now to have learned of
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Theresa May and Her Brexit Deal Are on the Brink. Here’s What We Know.

[ad_1] That’s the most volatile the pound has been in two years, after the Brexit referendum itself.Also weighing on the pound was the prospect of a leadership challenge to Mrs. May and, potentially, a general election. That in turn could lead to a Labour government led by Jeremy Corbyn, who is regarded as unfriendly to the market.Enthusiasm is mounting for a second referendum.When Mrs. May spoke to members of Parliament
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Trump to visit California amid wildfires

[ad_1] © Getty Images Trump to visit California amid wildfires President Trump will travel to California on Saturday as deadly wildfires continue to ravage the state.White House spokesperson Lindsay Walters said Trump will "meet with individuals impacted by the wildfires," but provided no other details about his trip.The visit was announced days after Trump triggered a backlash by blaming state officials for the lethal and destructive blaze.In a series
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Crash involving motorcycle restricts traffic in Tempe

[ad_1] © Provided by Gannett Co., Inc.A traffic collision caused closures at the intersection of Rural Road and Minton Drive on Thursday evening, the Tempe Police Department tweeted out. Television news stations showed the collision involving two vehicles and a motorcycle. Police tweeted at about 8 p.m. that northbound Rural Road from Baseline Road and southbound Rural Road from Lakeshore Drive were closed. Traffic running westbound and eastbound on Minton Drive was
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The Met Reinvents Itself, Yet the Ushers Remain the Same

[ad_1] Category: Entertainment,Music And because of this, patrons today need the ushers more than ever. While subscribers quickly learn to navigate the house, new arrivals are often lost without assistance. But the ushers’ role has always been about much more than orientation. “They are the diplomats and missionaries for opera,” said Peter Gelb, the opera’s general manager, who himself ushered during high school.The Met today isn’t just producing operas, he
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Katya Jones reminisces about ‘great memories’ with Neil Jones after Seann Walsh kiss | Celebrity News | Showbiz & TV

[ad_1] Category: Entertainment,Gossip Katya Jones took to Instagram last night to reminisce about performing with husband Neil Jones in Blackpool.The professional dancer, who wed her co-star back in 2013 before Strictly Come Dancing, spoke of their “great memories” in view of her 122,000 followers.The 29-year-old addressed her spouse’s different look alongside the two throwback pictures, after they first joined the BBC show two years ago.The Russian beauty recently said she
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Easy, affordable Arizona road trips from Phoenix

[ad_1] Gold King Gold King Mine and Ghost Town | Sitting a mile north of Jerome, Gold King Mine and Ghost Town harbors an assortment of ramshackle buildings, a menagerie of friendly animals and a sprawling array of rusted machinery that forever teeters between ruin and redemption. This is paradise for gearheads and photographers. |Details: 928-634-0053, goldkingmineghosttown.com. Vulture City Vulture City ghost town | See the reason Wickenburg exists when you
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Here’s a list of when retailers will be open

[ad_1] Category: Finance,Retail Retailers are gearing up for shoppers to turn up in droves this holiday season, with sales for the industry expected to climb more than 4 percent from a year ago, topping $700 billion. And during the holidays, many shoppers will take advantage of key shopping days like Black Friday and Cyber Monday to score the best deals. Black Friday by itself is expected to be the busiest
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‘One day, Amazon will fail’ but our job is to delay it as long as possible

[ad_1] © Provided by CNBC LLC Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Just days before Amazon announced the big winners of its HQ2 sweepstakes, CEO Jeff Bezos had to address a separate but related concern among employees: Where is all this headed? At an all-hands meeting last Thursday in Seattle, an employee asked Bezos about Amazon's future. Specifically, the questioner wanted to know what lessons Bezos has learned from the recent
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Double homicide suspect shot, killed by officers in Camp Fire burn zone

[ad_1] A double homicide suspect was shot and killed Thursday by law enforcement in a wildfire burn zone in Butte County, the district attorney's office said.The 48-year-old man, who was a parolee that lived in the area, was a suspect in a double homicide that happened two to four years ago, the Butte County District Attorney's Office said. The man’s identity has not been released.The shooting happened around 11:05 a.m.
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‘Start Here’: Florida recount, Dartmouth lawsuit and Khashoggi’s killing. What you need to know to start your day.

[ad_1] It's Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. Thanks for choosing to start here. Interested in Start Here Morning Briefing ? Add Start Here Morning Briefing as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Start Here Morning Briefing news, video, and analysis from ABC News. 1. Florida Senate race moves to manual recount Florida's Senate race between incumbent Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson and Republican Gov. Rick Scott has moved
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He Was 302 Pounds, but in This Battle, He’s David and Not Goliath

[ad_1] Category: Other Sports,Sports Mr. Winston, who knows what a powder keg this issue is for both sides, is more circumspect about it. For one thing, he said, guaranteed contracts are not forbidden by the current C.B.A. It’s just been (again) How Things Work for so long that changing it is like getting the earth to reverse its rotation. Even so, players have made significant headway on it over the
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UK’s May appeals to public on Brexit, braces for more blows

[ad_1] Interested in Brexit? Add Brexit as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Brexit news, video, and analysis from ABC News. British Prime Minister Theresa May appealed directly to voters to back her Brexit plan Friday as she waited to see whether rivals within her party have gained enough support to launch a leadership challenge. May answered questions from callers on a radio phone-in, the day
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2018 CMA Awards fashion hits and misses

[ad_1] From a distance, Bebe Rexha's black and gold sequined gown appeared to be fun and glam, but upon closer inspection, it was actually quite confusing. The "Meant To Be" songstress had a random black ruffle on one shoulder strap, another placed on the hip, a barrage of gemstones down her bust and zippers at the waistline. Unfortunately, her Coach 1941 number at the 2018 CMA Awards turned out to
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Fitchburg State player expresses ‘deep regret’ for vicious cheap shot

[ad_1] © Provided by Oath Inc. A Division III game in Massachusetts was marred by a vicious cheap shot Tuesday night. (Screenshot via Boxcast.TV) After school administrators barred him from campus, reporters bombarded him with interview requests and social media commenters demanded he face assault charges or expulsion, Fitchburg State guard Kewan Platt received a brief reprieve from the criticism.Platt’s former high school coach called Wednesday to offer support and
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39 Funny Tweets About The Nightmare That Is Hosting Thanksgiving

[ad_1] Offering to host Thanksgiving may seem like a good idea at the time, but as those who have been there can attest, this task is no walk in the park. After all, you’re volunteering to invite a group of people to your home and cook a large and complex meal for them ― all while navigating seriously awkward and delicate family dynamics. But at least you can commiserate on Twitter. We’ve