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CHICAGO | Australian trader pleads guilty to ‘spoofing’ in Chicago

CHICAGO — An Australian commodities trader has pleaded guilty in Chicago federal court to manipulating market prices by placing orders in the millions of dollars and canceling them within milliseconds to sell smaller orders at a profit. Jiongsheng “Jim” Zhao pleaded guilty Wednesday to one count of spoofing. Prosecutors say the 31-year-old executed trades on … Continue reading CHICAGO | Australian trader pleads guilty to ‘spoofing’ in Chicago

JERUSALEM | The Latest: Israeli official says Israel carried out strike

JERUSALEM  — The Latest on an Israeli airstrike near the Syrian capital (all times local): 11:30 p.m. An Israeli security official has confirmed that Israel carried out an overnight airstrike in Syria, saying a series of Iranian targets were hit. The official says the airstrike hit Iranian storage and logistic targets being used to transfer … Continue reading JERUSALEM | The Latest: Israeli official says Israel carried out strike

AL-ASAD AIRBASE, Iraq | The Latest: Iraqi lawmaker denounces Trump’s visit

AL-ASAD AIRBASE, Iraq — The Latest on President Donald Trump‘s trip to Iraq (all times local): 12:15 a.m. The head of one of two main blocs in Iraq’s Parliament is denouncing President Donald Trump’s unannounced visit, calling it a “blatant violation of Iraq’s sovereignty.” Sabah al-Saidi says he is calling for an emergency session of … Continue reading AL-ASAD AIRBASE, Iraq | The Latest: Iraqi lawmaker denounces Trump’s visit

LOS ANGELES | Robin Thicke surprises girlfriend with marriage proposal

LOS ANGELES  — Singer Robin Thicke surprised his pregnant girlfriend with a marriage proposal. The 41-year-old “Blurred Lines” singer proposed to model April Love Geary with friends and family. She announced the couple’s engagement in an Instagram post Monday as a video shows Thicke asking the 24-year-old Geary to marry him and her writing “YES … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Robin Thicke surprises girlfriend with marriage proposal

A New Lifesaving Product Is Introduced to Promote Heart Health

Largo, FL – December 26, 2018 – An exciting new product is about to enter the marketplace.  The “Aspirin Life Saver” (ALS) was developed to hold an aspirin and other important medications so a person will always have them at hand.  This unique pill container on a keychain may possibly save your life or that … Continue reading A New Lifesaving Product Is Introduced to Promote Heart Health

DALLAS | Weather cancels No. 23 Boise’s First Responder Bowl vs BC

DALLAS — The SERVPRO First Responder Bowl between No. 23 Boise State and Boston College has been canceled because of the threat of severe weather after a delay of nearly an hour and a half. The game was stopped with BC leading 7-0 with 5:08 remaining in the first quarter Wednesday at Cotton Bowl Stadium. … Continue reading DALLAS | Weather cancels No. 23 Boise’s First Responder Bowl vs BC

WASHINGTON | Flynn asks judge’s permission to travel between DC, RI

WASHINGTON— Former Trump administration national security adviser Michael Flynn is asking a judge for permission to travel between the District of Columbia and Rhode Island, where he has a home. U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan last week ordered Flynn to stay within 50 miles of Washington starting on Jan. 4. That directive was imposed after … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Flynn asks judge’s permission to travel between DC, RI