Law enforcement authorities weed out forbidden vegetation in northern Upshur County
Aug 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Authorities are releasing few details of an operation in which law officers from various agencies uprooted more than 2,500 marijuana plants on Thursday, Aug. 18, from an unspecified site in norther...
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MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A loud explosion was heard in Somalia's capital on Tuesday, and huge clouds of smoke could be seen, a Reuters witness said. The witness said the cause of the blast was yet to be established. (Reporting by Abdi Sheikh; Writing by George Obulutsa; Editing by Dominic Evans)
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A man rides an electronic bike past a billboard for the upcoming G20 summit in HangzhouBy Jonathan Spicer NEW YORK (Reuters) - Six U.S. senators have urged President Barack Obama to prioritize cyber crime at this weekend's Group of 20 summit in China, in the wake of the theft of $81 million from Bangladesh's central bank, according to a letter obtained by Reuters. In the letter sent to the White House ahead of the Sept. 4-5 summit, Sherrod Brown, a senior Democrat on the Senate Banking Committee, and five other Democratic senators say they want the U.S. president to press leaders from the world's 20 biggest economies to commit in joint communiques to a "coordinated strategy to combat cyber-crime at critical financial institutions." The letter, dated Monday, suggests that concern among U.S. lawmakers is growing over the February incident in which hackers breached Bangladesh Bank's systems and used the SWIFT banking network to request nearly $1 billion from an account held at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

2016-08-30 04:02:17 -0500
Aaron "Poppy" Brown already in the record books after first start as Gilmer Buckeyes QB
Aug 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Gilmer Buckeye Junior Aaron “Poppy” Brown, starting his first varsity game at quarterback, set a Gilmer High School and state passing record, as he went 35 of 49 for 577 yards and 6 TD passes on th...
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