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County election offices tallying ballots County election offices tallying ballots
- November 03, 2016

In order to be counted, completed absentee ballots must be postmarked by the day before the election and arrive at the Board of Elections within 10 days of Election Day . "We mailed out 34,279, so there are still a lot of ballots that have not been returned yet", Nakamoto said. Tuesday is the last day for registered voters to request a mail ballot from the San Diego County Registrar of Voters Office. (more...)
California ban on ballot selfies stays on books California ban on ballot selfies stays on books
- November 03, 2016

The California selfie suit comes about a week after pop star Justin Timberlake made headlines violating Tennessee law with his own ballot selfie and days before the nation heads to the polls on Election Day in an increasingly tight race between Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton. (more...)
San Jose jumps to ban recreational pot San Jose jumps to ban recreational pot
- November 03, 2016

New tax revenue from the retail sales of marijuana, estimated to be up to one billion dollars each year, will also fund substance use treatment for youth, environmental restoration, research on implementation and medical marijuana and reentry programs in communities harmed by the war on drugs. (more...)
Barack Obama is just part of Hillary Clinton's man problem
- November 03, 2016

Clinton's Broward County visit was her third of day in the Sunshine State and one of her largest. That's when FBI Director James Comey told Congress he would review emails, apparently on a staffer's laptop, which could be related to the probe into her private email server as Obama's secretary of state. (more...)
Trump tells early voters to recall their ballots
- November 03, 2016

The latest survey from Marquette University , its last before Election Day, found Clinton leading Donald Trump among likely Wisconsin voters, 46%-40%. Wanda Murren, a spokeswoman for the Pennsylvania Department of State, said her agency didn't have any data on how many people requested a second ballot before Tuesday's deadline. (more...)
Judge decides whether to exclude deposition from Cosby trial Judge decides whether to exclude deposition from Cosby trial
- November 03, 2016

Cosby has said the encounter was consensual. He could get 10 years in prison. His lawyers are trying to keep out testimony he gave in the woman's sexual battery and defamation lawsuit. However, Castor's own testimony on the matter at a February hearing was peppered with inconsistencies, Assistant District Attorney M. Stewart Ryan said. (more...)
Trump gains lead over Clinton in new poll
- November 03, 2016

The first time was in that extraordinary news conference in July in which he said no reasonable prosecutor would prosecute because the agents found no criminal intent. "That was so bad what happened originally and it took guts for Director Comey to make the move that he made in light of the kind of opposition he had with their trying to protect her from criminal prosecution", he said. (more...)
Consensus Watch on Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ)
- November 03, 2016

These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company. Verizon Communications Inc.'s (VZ) is a part of Technology sector and belongs to Telecom Services - Domestic industry. Rating Scale; where 1.0 rating means Strong Buy, 2.0 rating signify Buy, 3.0 recommendation reveals Hold, 4.0 rating score shows Sell and 5.0 displays Strong Sell signal. (more...)
Clinton lead over Trump narrows: polls Clinton lead over Trump narrows: polls
- November 03, 2016

While Clinton's newest email controversy may help Trump pick up support in older, whiter states like OH and Iowa, the Republican nominee still faces a narrow pathway to winning the 270 electoral votes - one that includes defending states like Arizona and Utah that Republicans have won for decades. (more...)
With mob figure he denies knowing, report says With mob figure he denies knowing, report says
- November 03, 2016

Trump , who owned two casinos in Atlantic City at the time, helped bring the event to the venue. Thanks to Yahoo! News reporter Michael Isikoff, however, concrete proof of Trump spending time in public with one of these figures exists, and we know where to find it - the archives of World Wrestling Entertainment. (more...)
Anthony Weiner Checks Into Rehab For Sex Addiction Anthony Weiner Checks Into Rehab For Sex Addiction
- November 03, 2016

On Friday, FBI Director James Comey announced that the bureau was investigating newly discovered emails related to the probe of Clinton's private server as Secretary of State. Weiner and Abedin separated in August following reports that Weiner had sent explicit photos to a woman while in the presence of their son, reports The Daily Beast. (more...)
Atlantic City, state still battling over fiscal plan Atlantic City, state still battling over fiscal plan
- November 03, 2016

Mayor Don Guardian said the city would submit a response to the "many inaccuracies" in a 75-page state report on the city's plan released Wednesday. He said despite the state's skepticism, he had assurances from underwriters that they would purchase the city's municipal bonds at 4 percent interest - once the state approved the plan. (more...)
11-year-old cancer survivor takes own life because of bullying 11-year-old cancer survivor takes own life because of bullying
- November 03, 2016

She says she found out that Bethany, who saw a counselor to help her deal with self-esteem issues, and her friends had even crafted anti-bullying signs but were prohibited by at least one school administrator from displaying them. Her family and friends remember Bethany as generous and loving, and full of life. Bethany's mother said the middle-schooler's friend told her that a group of classmates had picked on her "relentlessly" the day she died. (more...)
A new Alzheimer's treatment could soon be within reach A new Alzheimer's treatment could soon be within reach
- November 03, 2016

However both differ from the Merck drug in that they are antibodies created to mount an immunological-style attack on beta-amyloid. Participants were given multiple doses of the drug - verubecestat - and findings showed plaque levels were lowered. (more...)
Highest number of breast cancer patients are from India, China Highest number of breast cancer patients are from India, China
- November 03, 2016

While mammography and radiation therapy can be too expensive in developing countries, there are several cost-effective interventions that could prevent hundreds of thousands of breast and cervical cancer deaths each year, according to the researchers. (more...)
Adeptus Health Inc (ADPT) is Downgraded by BofA/Merrill to Underperform Adeptus Health Inc (ADPT) is Downgraded by BofA/Merrill to Underperform
- November 03, 2016

About 20.46 million shares traded hands or 3954.96% up from the average. (NYSE:ADPT) reported its Actual EPS of $0.45. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. (more...)
Mourinho hit with second misconduct charge
- November 03, 2016

United are now worse off at this stage than they were at the same stage last season, and Mourinho has collected less points than both sacked managers Louis van Gaal and David Moyes did in their first seasons at the club. The Red Devils failed to score against a Burnley side they were expected by many to beat comfortably on Saturday, with Sean Dyche's boys holding firm despite the hosts having 37 shots. (more...)
Trump warns of 'constitutional crisis' if Clinton elected
- November 03, 2016

Mr Trump is heading to MI for a pair of rallies in a state which last voted for the Republican presidential nominee in 1988 - George HW Bush. "Hillary Clinton's corruption is on a scale we have never seen before", Trump said while campaigning in battleground New Hampshire. (more...)
Rapper Pusha T releases PSA supporting California marijuana legalization Rapper Pusha T releases PSA supporting California marijuana legalization
- November 03, 2016

The measure would impose a state excise tax on retail sales of marijuana equal to 15 percent of the sales price and state cultivation taxes on marijuana of $9.25 per ounce of flowers and $2.75 per ounce of leaves. Benson Hausman, executive director of Elemental Wellness, one of San Jose's 16 sanctioned pot shops. Clinton does, however, believe in taking a "hands-off" approach with states who have legalized the drug (currently just Colorado and Washington), and Pusha is voicing his support at ... (more...)
Russian FM says other 'sabotaged' Syria talks Russian FM says other 'sabotaged' Syria talks
- November 03, 2016

He said eight existing humanitarian corridors would remain open, six for civilians, and two for armed groups to stop fighting in Aleppo and leave the city with their arms. The spokesman said he was talking on behalf of his own rebel group, but added that this is "the general position" of all other rebels. "Due to the fact that residents of the city are in dire need of support, it was chose to start a humanitarian operation", he added. (more...)