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US 'Godfather of Grass' to remain detained

US 'Godfather of Grass' to remain detained

Boone is awaiting extradition to the U.S. "This information was passed on to law enforcement in Canada and Boone was arrested today by Canadian Law Enforcement and officials in Montreal". Boone - the leader of an organized crime gang known as the "Cornbread mafia" that operated out of Kentucky in the late 80s - was arrested after Canadian cops received a tip regarding his whereabouts.


Miles Teller's truck flips in Uber accident

Miles Teller's truck flips in Uber accident

Miles Teller was involved in a scary vehicle crash, which caused his blue 1975 Ford Bronco to flip, TMZ reports . Teller, who was driving with his supermodel girlfriend Keleigh Sperry , made it out of the vehicle uninjured and proceeded to shout at the driver, "you f--d up my truck", the gossip site reported.


Apollo House residents get accommodation from Peter McVerry Trust as receivers visit

Apollo House residents get accommodation from Peter McVerry Trust as receivers visit

The Peter McVerry Trust also visited the residents on behalf of Dublin City Council to give them a one-to-one assessment. Speaking to Pat Kenny on Newstalk this morning, Glen Hansard - one of the public faces behind the campaign - praised the work of Dublin's homeless charities and said the movement was all about starting a national conversation on homelessness.


Chibok school girls visit White House

Chibok school girls visit White House

Channels TV correspondent reports that the girls appeared tense, anxious and uncertain of what to expect as they looked forward to uniting with their families. "The faction said it is ready to negotiate if the government is willing to sit down with them". They were escorted by security operatives to Chibok for the yuletide.


NBC & CBS Seize on Clinton Team Blasting 'Utterly Unjustified' FBI Investigation

NBC & CBS Seize on Clinton Team Blasting 'Utterly Unjustified' FBI Investigation

Comey announced two days before the election that none of the information on the laptop changed anyone's mind "on whether Mrs. Clinton should be charged, essentially re-closing the case ". The stated reasons for the search, according to the document, were twofold: "Evidence of a crime", and "contraband, fruits of crime, or other items illegally possessed".


Japan will oppose South Sudan arms embargo, government source says

Japan will oppose South Sudan arms embargo, government source says

Uganda President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has urged rival factions in war-torn South Sudan to bring an end to the crisis in Africa's youngest nation. Tens of thousands have been killed and more than two million others displaced amid accusations of atrocities on both sides, with ongoing peace implementation so far failing to yield a lasting political settlement to the crisis.