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Author: 0 Toshiba chairman quits as firm posts $6.3bn loss

Auditors had questioned Toshiba's reporting on the acquisition of CB&I Stone & Webster by its USA nuclear unit Westinghouse, the company said in a statement. Toshiba said it wants to sell at least part of its controlling stake in Westinghouse. It will also focus on reactor maintenance, the nuclear fuel business and decommissioning of the Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan, where reactors went into multiple meltdowns after a March 2011 quake and tsunami.

U.S. Spillway Caves in at Northern California's Oroville Dam
Author: 0 Spillway Caves in at Northern California's Oroville Dam

Booms and boats were brought in to collect debris and keep it from clogging the pool at the base of the dam and downstream diversion gates. Unexpected erosion chewed through the main spillway earlier this week, sending chunks of concrete flying and creating a 200-foot-long, 30-foot-deep hole that continues growing.

Author: 0 'It's About Time': Etan Patz's Father Finds Justice In Verdict

He disappeared in May 1979 while walking to his school bus stop two blocks from his home in the downtown SoHo section of NY for the first time by himself. The final verdict was handed down by a jury around noon on Valentine's Day, nine days after the deliberations began. Etan's body has never been found and he was declared formally dead in 2001 after years of investigation yielded few results.

Author: 0 Harrison Ford flies over 737 while mistakenly landing on taxiway

In an air traffic control recording, Ford is heard asking, "Was that airliner meant to be underneath me?" "Ford, an experienced pilot who collects vintage planes had been instructed to land on runway 20-L but mistakenly aimed for a taxiway instead", the NBC News report stated .

Author: 0 Maren Morris is a Vision in Violet at the 2017 Grammy Awards

Sunday's (Feb. 12) 59th annual telecast in Los Angeles featured Grammy performance debuts by Sturgill Simpson, Kelsea Ballerini and Maren Morris, plus a live collaboration by Keith Urban and Carrie Underwood and an all-star salute to Saturday Night Fever featuring Little Big Town.

Author: 0 Coast Guard Search For Missing Fishing Boat Off Alaskan Coast

Coast Guard in Alaska is searching for a fishing boat with six people that has been missing in the Bering Sea for more than a day. A Coast Guard crew found the ship's electronic locating device, buoys, a life ring, and an oil sheen amid other debris around 2 miles away from St.

U.S. Trump Is Considering New Travel Ban: White House Lawyers Are Rewriting Order
Author: 0 Trump Is Considering New Travel Ban: White House Lawyers Are Rewriting Order

And, of course, Donald Trump himself has repeatedly attacked judges who ruled against his unconstitutional Muslim ban. "We will be extreme vetting", Trump had earlier said during his White House press conference. "We will resist. We will resist on behalf of what is American". It would be very unusual to grant en banc review on a temporary restraining order, as the procedure is used nearly exclusively to correct matters of serious importance or decisions conflicting with existing ...

U.S. Metallica coming to Gillette in May
Author: 0 Metallica coming to Gillette in May

Avenged Sevenfold and Gojira will support. Presale tickets will be available to Legacy Fan Club members beginning at 9 a.m. Tuesday with presale tickets available to all Met Club members beginning at 11 a.m. The tour includes stops in Quebec City (July 14); Toronto's Rogers Centre (July 16); Montreal (July 19); Vancouver (Aug. 14) and Edmonton's Commonwealth Stadium (Aug.

U.S. 'Emotionally unstable' Joyce Mitchell denied parole in prison escape case
Author: 0 'Emotionally unstable' Joyce Mitchell denied parole in prison escape case

The panel's decision to deny Mitchell's early release was unanimous, the decision notes. She's the state prison employee in Dannemora, Clinton County who helped two unsafe convicts, Richard Matt and David Sweat, escape in 2015. . At another point in the report, the board wrote, "You present yourself more as a victim than a responsible participant and appear to be emotionally unstable and easily manipulated".

U.S. Louisville Police Officer Shot; Suspect Killed
Author: 0 Louisville Police Officer Shot; Suspect Killed

Young had been arrested locally 11 times since 2003 and was found guilty or pleaded guilty to numerous charges. During the news conference to release more details, Conrad said, "As police officers, we hope and pray that we will never have to use deadly force".

Author: 0 New AG Steve Marshall says he would recuse from Bentley investigation

Strange's chief deputy Alice Martin, who Bentley interviewed for the position, served as acting attorney general for one day. Marshall is a native of Atmore and a 1990 graduate of the University of Alabama School of Law. Bryan Taylor; state Sen. Cam Ward, Sen. Phil Williams and former Sen. Tom Whatley of Auburn. Marshall's appointment is the latest in the past week's ever-growing chain of seat-filling.

U.S. Southland rescue teams cancelled before leaving to help with Oroville dam emergency
Author: 0 Southland rescue teams cancelled before leaving to help with Oroville dam emergency

Tens of thousands of people in at least half a dozen Northern California towns and cities were evacuated on Sunday after a spillway serving the country's tallest dam suffered "potentially catastrophic damage", officials said. State officials said water has not gone over the emergency spillway since the dam was dedicated in 1968. As water continued to gush out of control Sunday, officials declared emergency evacuations for nearby residents.

Author: 0 Taliban claims responsibility for deadly Lahore blast

Of the 75 dead, 14 were identified as Christians and the rest (61) as Muslims. The State Department noted that the United States generally warns USA citizens against non-essential travel to Pakistan due to security risks. The city administration, for its part, declared an emergency at city hospitals and appealed for blood donations. Police initially said the attacker was on a motorbike, but provincial minister for law Rana Sanaullah later said that closed-circuit footage revealed the ...

Author: 0 Jerry Sandusky's Son Arrested For Sexual Assault On A Child

Jeffrey Sandusky, 41, is being held on $200,000 bail at Centre County Prison pending a preliminary hearing on February 22, CBS3 reported . A second child allegedly has been abused since 2013. Jeffrey Sandusky's lawyer, Lance T. Marshall, couldn't immediately be reached for comment on the 14 criminal charges filed in the case. "Rapists and Abusers.

Author: 0 At least four killed in avalanche at French skiing resort

Huge avalanche in Tignes - at least 4 dead https://t.co/1aip1q0agV via Ledauphine.com- Tom Robbins (TRtravels) 13 février 2017 The skiers were exploring off-piste accompanied by a guide. Reports initially said five others were missing after the almost quarter mile-wide avalanche around 10:35 a.m., but officials later revised the statement and don't believe any other people were involved, CNN reported .

Author: 0 LDS Church responds to Boy Scouts' transgender decision

Instead, eligibility for membership will be "based on the gender identity indicated on the application", the organization said in a statement . Chief executive Michael Surbaugh said the group will now allow individuals to enrol based on the gender with which they identify, ending a more than century-old policy of using the gender on their birth certificate.

Author: 0 Kenny Omega Not Signing With WWE; Will Probably Re-Sign With NJPW

In less than 12 months he has managed to break the long standing tradition that a former TNA wrestler has won the biggest reward in the WWE . The Undertaker.All the rumors say we're not getting a dream match between The Undertaker and John Cena at WrestleMania, but it just seems like such a flawless setup, doesn't it? Booker also got to throw out an ECW legend by tossing Sandman, who spent more time getting to the ring and drinking beer than in the actual match, which was about all of 15 ...

U.S. Berrien County crash kills two women
Author: 0 Berrien County crash kills two women

One woman, 41, was believed to be an IL resident, while another woman, 37, was a resident of Howard Township in Cass County. Deputies have released the names of the two women killed in two-vehicle crash in Berrien County Monday evening. A 66-year-old female in the passenger's seat suffered internal injuries and a possible head injury, while another man in the back seat was sent to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Author: 0 Burke and Springfield homicides appear related

Detectives are working to verify if there is a link to yesterday's homicide in Springfield, where Henok Yohannes was found dead in the 6400 block of Blarney Stone Court. Police are investigating the circumstances that led to his death. The exact cause of death has not yet been determined in either investigation. Fairfax County police urge anyone with information about either death to contact them.