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He is especially pleased that Mexico is part of this bid. If the bid is accepted, it would be the first time that three countries jointly host a FIFA World Cup. Should the three-nation bid earn hosting rights, a debate is likely to ensue as to whether each should receive automatic qualification to the tournament.
  • Safe Place hosts events for Sexual Assault Awareness Month

    Safe Place hosts events for Sexual Assault Awareness Month

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    Locally, 47 victims of sexual assault were served by Safe Haven in 2016 through the crisis line, hospital advocacy, court advocacy, counseling, safe shelter or peer to peer support. SPEAK has been around on campus for four years. Every year in April, a united campaign against sexual assault takes center stage to spread awareness and cultivate a society of prevention.
  • What you need to know about Equal Pay Day

    What you need to know about Equal Pay Day

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    For women of color, the gap is much worse. Edie Ignacio Neumiller of the Kauai Committee on the Status of Women said women in every state experience the pay gap Tuesday at the Moikeha Building. To break it down for you, Whelan says white women make 83 cents on the dollar compared to men. Women working full-time in the state make an average of 78 cents for every dollar a man gets, adding up to a $9,000 difference each year.
  • Emergency Responders Search for Missing Northwestern Student

    Emergency Responders Search for Missing Northwestern Student

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    Lincolnwood Fire Chief Mike Hansen said a person stood up in a racing shell and fell in the water. At least one was briefly hospitalized, fire officials said. "It restricts the movement too much", he said. Illinois State Police is the lead investigating agency. Crew is not a varsity sport at the University.
  • Indianapolis ranks ninth for dog attacks on mail carriers

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    The total number of postal workers who fell victim to canine violence was 6,755 past year, with the highest number of incidents occurring in Los Angeles (80), followed by Houston (62), Cleveland (60), San Diego (57) and Louisville (51). In 2016, Las Vegas saw 21 dog attacks on mail carriers, about the same as in 2015 but higher than 2014's 19 attacks. Dogs love to show off and protect children, their owners, so please keep your door shut.
  • Hamilton expecting 'closest' title fight of career

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    The Mercedes driver had lost the pole at in Melbourne at the season opener to Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel, and it was clear that the racer was seeking redemption. Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton (44) of Great Britain. The Ferrari was not outpaced as Vettel comfortably slotted in ahead of him. Verstappen and Ricciardo's third stops, where they took another set of super-softs each, forced leading pair Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel for a final stop of their own.
  • Delta experiences cancellations, long lines at Charlotte Douglas Airport

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    It's offering waivers to help people rebook their flights without charge. Delta canceled almost 3,000 flights this week for weather related issues. This is published unedited from the PTI feed . "The resulting recovery has not been ideal", he added. Passenger Mallory Bergeson said she chose to rent a auto after she was rescheduled on different flights for five days in a row.
  • Doctor beaten and dragged for not leaving overbooked flight

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    Other passengers shot video of the incident and posted it to Twitter and Facebook . Another person who saw their fellow passenger dragged from the flight told the Courier-Journal that an airline employee announced names would be randomly selected by a computer.
  • Brokerages Set Xenia Hotels & Resorts Inc (XHR) Target Price at $19.00

    Brokerages Set Xenia Hotels & Resorts Inc (XHR) Target Price at $19.00

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    A number of other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. APG Asset Management N.V. boosted its position in shares of Host Hotels and Resorts by 712.6% in the third quarter. A number of brokerages have issued reports on XHR. A stock experiencing a high level of volatility has a higher ATR, and a low volatility stock has a lower ATR.
  • Hamilton revels in Shanghai success

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    Sunday's result appears to confirm early predictions that these two former world champions will be locked in an intense duel for the championship this season after Vettel took the season's opening weekend ahead of Hamilton in Melbourne two weeks ago.
  • BHP Billiton Issues Statement On Elliott Proposal

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    Earlier, Elliott outlined a proposal for changes to the Group's Dual Listed Company structure, asset portfolio and capital management. According to the Australian newspaper, Elliott Management Corp, wants BHP to de-list from the London Stock Exchange and sell off its USA petroleum assets in a similar way to which it recently spun off other assets into South32 Ltd (ASX: S32).