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The Las Vegas police department confirmed that a robbery took place at the Bellagio on Tuesday afternoon and said they were looking for a armed man driving a Silver Chevrolet Cruze. 'The @Bellagio security made a point of not engaging him after the actual robbery to guarantee the safety of their customers'. We are working with Metro as they investigate this incident.
  • Australia same-sex marriage bill passes Senate hurdle

    Australia same-sex marriage bill passes Senate hurdle

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    The cross-party bill passed the Senate 43 votes to 12 as nearly all Labor senators, the Greens , the Nick Xenophon Team , Derryn Hinch and members of the ruling Liberal-National Coalition voted in favour. During a debate in parliament this week, Hanson-Young struggled to hold back her tears as she issued a heartfelt apology to her former party leader Bob Brown, an LGBT+ activist, that same-sex marriage wasn't passed before he retired.
  • Pence says Trump 'actively considering' United States embassy move to Jerusalem

    Pence says Trump 'actively considering' United States embassy move to Jerusalem

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    The event, initiated by Israel's Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon , took place in the Queens Museum, which served as UN headquarters in 1947 when the vote took place. In early December, Trump will have to again decide whether to postpone the move for another six months. Trump signed the last waiver on June 1. US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin also was present.
  • VA Failing to Report Poorly Performing Doctors

    VA Failing to Report Poorly Performing Doctors

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    The VA agrees with the report's conclusions and is "rewriting policies and updating procedures to comply with all of GAO's recommendations", spokesman Curt Cashour told CNN. Based on a sampling of 148 providers at five unidentified VA hospitals who required review, officials had only reported nine health care workers since 2014, and none had been reported to state licensing boards.
  • New York AG: Brooklyn Hospital Improperly Billed Victims For Rape Kits

    New York AG: Brooklyn Hospital Improperly Billed Victims For Rape Kits

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    The medical center in Fort Greene charged patients for 85 rape kits between January 2015 and last February, according to State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. Schneiderman said Tuesday that dozens of women at Brooklyn Hospital Center were charged for their forensic rape exams in the past year - with some even going to a collection agency - which is illegal in ny.
  • Murray Named All-Big Ten Honorable Mention

    Murray Named All-Big Ten Honorable Mention

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    Senior linebacker Chris Weber was also recognized on Tuesday as Nebraska's victor of the Big Ten Sportsmanship Award. Penn State RB Saquon Barkley added another accolade to his illustrious career Tuesday when the conference media and coaches voted him as an All-Big Ten Special Teams honoree.
  • Tampa police 'optimistic' new tip is connected to string of shooting deaths

    Tampa police 'optimistic' new tip is connected to string of shooting deaths

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    WESH 2 News is following a story out of Tampa. Aerial footage from above the McDonald's showed officers gathering near police tape surrounding the parking lot. The police chief also said there would be a heavy police presence in the Tampa neighborhood as they investigate. A gunman has killed four people since October 9 in what appears to be random shootings, police said.
  • New York Terror Attack Suspect Sayfullo Saipov Pleads Not Guilty

    New York Terror Attack Suspect Sayfullo Saipov Pleads Not Guilty

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    Of the eight people killed, five were friends from Argentina celebrating 30 years since their high school graduation. Mr Saipov, a legal permanent USA resident, was hospitalised after he was shot by a policeman and arrested. Saipov came to the USA legally in 2010 from Uzbekistan . He has denied all charges but could could face the death penalty if found guilty of the most serious accusations, although it is not yet clear whether prosecutors will seek capital punishment.
  • Jennifer Lawrence quit reading 'mother!' reviews because it was 'not healthy'

    Jennifer Lawrence quit reading 'mother!' reviews because it was 'not healthy'

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    Although Billy Madison came out in the age before review aggregators like Rotten Tomatoes, the site has still pulled up almost 40 reviews for the movie and it runs around a 46%-which is not bad, but it's not great either. Their mutual discomfort with too much attention extends to encountering fans in public - many of whom act like they'll be best friends just because they're so relatable on screen.
  • Benghazi suspect convicted on 4 of 18 criminal charges

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    While he still faces up to 60 years in prison for crimes including conspiracy to provide material support for terrorism, he nevertheless avoided blame for the deaths of Ambassador Chris Stevens, Sean Smith, Tyrone Woods and Glen Doherty. A new team of FBI investigators then pressed him some more, this time to produce evidence prosecutors could present at trial. Once the trial kicked off, prosecutors sought to portray Khatallah as consumed by burning hatred for the USA, calling him a ...
  • Tokyo: segnali radio su nuovo test Corea

    Tokyo: segnali radio su nuovo test Corea

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    Le immagini dei satelliti -tuttavia- al momento non confermano tali previsioni, piuttosto sarebbero riconducibili ad addestramenti militari. Per questo anche sul suolo americano si prendono contromisure. "Poco dopo le sette di sera (le tre del mattino a Pyongyang ) Seul ha annunciato di aver individuato un " missile non identificato", lanciato presumibilmente dalla zona di Pyongsong", un'area a nord di Pyongyang , forse da un lanciatore mobile.
  • Big Christmas Tree shortage across the US

    Big Christmas Tree shortage across the US

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    She said her trees would be selling for $4 more than 2016, though prices could be even higher for larger firs. Low supply is hitting some regions more than others and is all tied back to the great recession 8 to 9 years ago. They also recommend leaving the tree in your garage for a few days and shaking it out to dislodge any bugs. Hundley says tree prices will likely increase about 5 to 10 percent nationwide compared to past year.
  • US Troops in Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria Reaches Nearly 26000

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    U.S. deployments in some states are up to several times higher than numbers quoted by military officials, the latest report from the Defense Manpower Data Center shows, indicating that the Pentagon is failing in its promise to provide more transparent troop data.