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New York Daily News Torches Trump With Blistering Grinch Cover

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“How The Trump Stole Christmas!” Read more: huffingtonpost.com

NETRMA plans 13 more miles of toll road in East Texas

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Screen shot. The North East Texas Regional Mobility Authority (NETRMA) is planning to add an additional 13 miles of toll lanes to the Lindale Toll 49 toll road in East Texas after more than 930,000 vehicles have traveled it since its opening in November 2018, KLTV reports. This will continue the toll road through Chapel Hill all the way to Interstate 20. “We call it the eastern bypass,” said NETRMA Executive Director Chris Miller, according to the news agency. “It runs from State Highway 110 which is down by Whitehouse, and it will go east and head north towards State […]

Throwback: Big Game Season 1 – Week 5, Episode 1

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We’re taking a trip back in time to bring you our old archive of the Big Game! This week featuring Tony G, Vanessa Rousso, Daniel Negreanu, Scott Siever, and Todd Brunson. Come and play at the world’s largest poker site: http://psta.rs/PSYTJ Don’t miss any of our poker videos. Subscribe here: http://psta.rs/YTSL For all the latest online and live poker news, be sure to visit: http://PokerStarsBlog.com Follow @PokerStars on twitter: http://twitter.com/PokerStars for news, and promotions! Join the largest poker community in the world! Like our page on Facebook: http://Facebook.com/PokerStars Read more: youtube.com

Lane Construction to design, build section of Wekiva Parkway in Fla.

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Rendering courtesy of Central Florida Expressway Authority. Lane Construction Co. will soon begin work on a $253 million design/build contract for one section of the $1.6 billion Wekiva Parkway toll road project in Seminole County, Florida, the Orlando Business Journal reports. Lane will be responsible for Section 8, which includes 2.63 miles from Orange Blvd. to east of Rinehart Rd., as well as the toll road’s interchange at Interstate 4 that will connect with State Road 417. The entire 25-mile  project — a collaboration between the Florida Department of Transportation, Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise, and the Central Florida Expressway Authority — includes a new toll […]

Shade Tree sees spike in domestic violence | Las Vegas Local Breaking News, Headlines – FOX5 Las Vegas

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Shade Tree sees spike in domestic violence | Las Vegas Local Breaking News, Headlines  FOX5 Las Vegas Click here to view this video from FOX5Vegas.com. Read more: fox5vegas.com

Two men arrested, one charged in 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes’ murder

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Local police have arrested Eric Black, Jr. and charged him with capital murder in the shooting that killed 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes on Dec. 30 in Houston, Texas. A second man, Larry Woodruffe, was also arrested and has not yet been charged. BREAKING: @HCSOTexas has identified 1st suspect in #JazmineBarnes murder as Eric Black, Jr. 20. I can also confirm a 2nd suspect as Larry Woodruffe, 24 (below). He is believed to be the shooter. No connection to Jazmine or her family, per sources. https://t.co/wnaXDXVOO0 #abc13 pic.twitter.com/YsYvUSZX4g — Jessica Willey (@ImJessicaWilley) January 6, 2019 Jazmine’s mother LaPorsha Washington was driving with her four […]

DOTs use drones to inspect bridges with help from Intel

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A drone inspects the Daniel Carter Beard Bridge. Photo courtesy of Intel. Intel announced that it is helping the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet and the Minnesota Department of Transportation improve bridge inspections by using drones to supplement manual inspections of the Daniel Carter Beard Bridge connecting Ohio and Kentucky and the Stone Arch Bridge in Minnesota. The drones are helping increase efficiency and produce more reliable data in less time and at a lower cost. “With bridges worldwide experiencing undetected structural issues due to inefficient inspection and monitoring processes and unreliable data for rehabilitation, it is critical to address this real-world […]

In a Town Where Rabbits Roam Free You Really Have to Keep an Eye Out or Risk Tripping Over Them

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New Year Celebrations: Australia welcomes in 2019 – BBC News

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Fireworks extravaganza over Sydney Harbour as Australia welcomes in 2019 Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog Read more: youtube.com

Piece of concrete from Ohio bridge falls, striking windshield of vehicle driving below

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East Avenue Bridge over I-76/77. Google Earth screen shot. A large piece of cement tubing came loose and fell from the East Avenue Bridge in Akron, Ohio, striking the passenger side of the windshield of a vehicle passing under the bridge on Interstate 76/Interstate 77, Friday afternoon, December 14, News 5 Cleveland reports. “It was like an explosion inside my vehicle with glass and dust flying everywhere,” said Len Brown, the driver of the vehicle, told the news agency. “If I had a passenger and was going just a little slower, that object would have come directly inside my vehicle and […]