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House Democrats ask EPA chief for details on premium travel

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats on the House energy committee on Tuesday asked Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt to explain travel records that recently came to light, which showed he has taken frequent first-class flights at taxpayer expense.

Figure Skating nytimes.com

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir Are Ice Dancing’s King and Queen

The Canadians modernized ice dancing and skated their way into the history books Tuesday at the Winter Games.

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Virtue, Moir win second ice dance gold with world record

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) - Canadian ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir claimed their second Olympic gold medal with a brilliant free dance on Tuesday, edging to the top of the podium by less than a point and breaking the world record into the bargain.

Olympic Games (2018) nytimes.com

Winter Olympics 2018: Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir Win Ice Dancing Gold

The Winter Games are in progress in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Stay here for live updates, results and analysis.

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Figure skating: Virtue, Moir win second ice dance gold with world record

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) - Canadian ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir claimed their second Olympic gold medal with a brilliant free dance on Tuesday, edging to the top of the podium by less than a point and breaking the world record.

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BRIEF-Celanese Appoints Scott Richardson As Chief Financial Officer

* CELANESE APPOINTS SCOTT RICHARDSON AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

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Figure skating: Record-breaking Virtue, Moir dance into first place

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) - Canada's Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir made a perfect start in their bid to add another Olympic medal to the four they already possess by breaking their own short program world record to skate clear of the field on Monday.

Olympic Games nytimes.com

Sports of The Times: Scott Hamilton Was Demoted as an Olympic Broadcaster. Don’t Feel Sorry for Him.

Hamilton is taking a back seat to the new guard of figure skating analysts, Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir, and his competitive career and protracted battles with cancer have taught him plenty about getting up after a fall.

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EPA chief postpones trip after reports of expensive travel

Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt has postponed a planned visit to Israel following criticism for taking expensive flights on the taxpayer dollar, an EPA spokesperson confirmed to CNN.

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Houston stuns Kendricks for U.S. pole vault title

(Reuters) - Scott Houston upset world pole vault champion Sam Kendricks while Christian Coleman stayed on course in the 60 metres at the U.S. indoor championships in Albuquerque, New Mexico on Saturday.

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Rick Scott: FBI director should resign

Attorney General Jeff Sessions ordered a review Friday into how the Justice Department and FBI respond to indications of potential violence after the bureau said it failed to act on a tip about the shooter in the Parkland, Florida, school massacre.

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Florida governor on gun laws: 'Everything's on the table'

Florida Gov. Rick Scott says "everything's on the table" when considering tightening gun control laws in the state following the school shooting that took the lives of 17 people on Wednesday.

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Blitzer challenges FL governor on gun laws

CNN's Wolf Blitzer presses Florida Gov. Rick Scott on changes to Florida gun laws following the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.

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19-year-old suspected of gunning down 17 people at a Florida high school was armed with an AR-15 style rifle and multiple magazines, sheriff says

Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old man suspected of gunning down at least 17 people Wednesday at a Parkland, Florida, high school, had once been expelled from the school for disciplinary reasons, Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel said.

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Two actors accuse Scott Baio of abuse

Two young actors from the show "Charles in Charge" have now accused Scott Baio of harassment and abuse. Baio denies the allegations.

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EPA chief: I fly first-class for security reasons

Scott Pruitt's flights in first class or via military jets are for security purposes, the Environmental Protection Agency administrator told The New Hampshire Union Leader on Tuesday.

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That Time the C.I.A. Tried to Recruit Me: Our Reporter on Covering Spies

Why do people love spy stories? Scott Shane, our national security reporter, talks tomorrow night with Jennifer Lawrence, star of the new spy thriller “Red Sparrow.”

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Scott Baio accused of harassment by another 'Charles in Charge' co-star

Scott Baio has been accused of harassment and assault by his former "Charles in Charge" co-star, Alexander Polinsky.

lifestyleMolt reuters.com

UK's Prince Harry and tartan-clad Meghan wow Edinburgh

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Prince Harry and his American fiancee Meghan Markle, who was dressed in a Scottish tartan coat, were welcomed enthusiastically in Edinburgh on Tuesday on an official joint visit...

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Pruitt uses first-class travel on taxpayers' dime, report says

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has used taxpayer funds to purchase first-class airfare and spend nights at luxury hotels more often than his predecessors, according to records first analyzed by The Washington Post.

Regulation and Deregulation of Industry nytimes.com

Trump Rules: F.D.A. Chief Goes Against the Administration Stereotype

Dr. Scott Gottlieb isn’t rolling back his agency’s mission, although he is straddling the interests of the drug and health industries along with public health.

Olympic Games (2018) nytimes.com

Pressure Grows for U.S. Olympic Committee Chief to Step Down

Scott Blackmun, the chief executive, has been credited with stabilizing the U.S.O.C. but is facing a barrage of criticism over a sexual abuse scandal among gymnasts.

Global Warming nytimes.com

How to Read Between the Lines When Scott Pruitt Talks About Climate Science

The E.P.A. chief this week suggested that global warming might not be a threat. An examination of Scott Pruitt’s evolving statements on climate change.

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EPA chief suggests climate change could benefit humans

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt suggested Tuesday that climate change could benefit humans, despite scientific evidence to the contrary.

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Virtue and Moir eager for Olympic ice time at final Games

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) - Canadian ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir have arrived in Pyeongchang for their third and final Winter Olympics more prepared than ever, having fine-tuned their programs after a stinging loss to arguably their biggest rivals.

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Herbal remedy contains opioids, FDA says

US Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb warned the public about the herbal supplement kratom in a statement on Tuesday, saying "There is no evidence to indicate that kratom is safe or effective for any medical use" and likening its chemical compounds to opioids.

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U.S. FERC allows ETP Rover natgas pipe to recommence Ohio drill

Feb 6 (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Tuesday authorized Energy Transfer Partners LP to recommence the horizontal drill under the Tuscarawas River in Ohio as the company works to complete its Rover natural gas pipeline by the end of the first quarter. (Reporting by Scott DiSavino; Editing by Richard Chang)

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Scottish court refuses to refer case on whether Brexit could be stopped to ECJ

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - A Scottish court rejected on Tuesday a legal attempt to ask the European Court of Justice (ECJ) to clarify whether Britain could unilaterally stop the Brexit process if it wanted to.

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Trump's EPA chief called him an 'empty vessel'

Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt called Donald Trump an "empty vessel" on the Constitution and rule of law in a February 2016 interview with a local Oklahoma radio show.

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Two UK investors eye $80 million in token sale for VC platform

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Scottish entrepreneurs Doug Barrowman and Michelle Mone are seeking to raise about $80 million in a token offering next month to finance an investment platform that they say should open up venture capital investing to a wider audience.

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Two years ago, Scott Pruitt called Trump an 'empty vessel' on 'the Constitution'

Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt called Donald Trump an "empty vessel" on the Constitution and rule of law in a February 2016 interview with a local Oklahoma radio show.

entertainmentNews reuters.com

Celebrity Kylie Jenner announces birth of baby girl

(Reuters) - U.S. reality TV star Kylie Jenner announced on Sunday the birth of her child with rapper Travis Scott, after months of rumors surrounding her pregnancy.

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EPA chief once said Trump would be 'more abusive' to the Constitution than Obama

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt said Tuesday that he has no recollection of stinging remarks he made back in 2016 when he argued that Donald Trump would use executive power "in a way that is truly unconstitutional" and would be "more abusive" to the Constitution than President Barack Obama.

politicsNews reuters.com

EPA chief in 2016 called Trump a threat to U.S. Constitution

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scott Pruitt, the head of the Environmental Protection Agency, on Tuesday sought to distance himself from comments he made in a 2016 radio interview in which said Donald Trump would pose a threat to the U.S. Constitution if he ever became president.

environmentNews reuters.com

U.S. EPA hopes to decide soon on ethanol waiver: administrator

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt said on Tuesday that his agency hopes to decide soon whether it has the legal authority to issue national waiver on selling of motor fuel containing 15 percent ethanol during summer months.

Global Warming nytimes.com

Scott Pruitt, the E.P.A. Chief, Assailed Trump in a 2016 Interview

Speaking on a radio show in 2016, Mr. Pruitt said that Donald Trump, if elected, would act in a way that is “truly unconstitutional.”

Football nytimes.com

The Belichick Whisperer

Scott Zolak, a former Patriots backup quarterback and Boston radio personality, has the ear of Bill Belichick. And that means a lot of people want to hear what Zolak knows.

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Actor responds to assault allegation

In a Facebook video, actor Scott Baio says allegations of sexual assault raised by former "Charles in Charge" co-star Nicole Eggert are false.

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BRIEF-Scottish Re Announces Sale And Restructuring Plan And Commencement Of Chapter 11 Proceedings By Certain Of Its Units

* SCOTTISH RE GROUP LIMITED ANNOUNCES A SALE AND RESTRUCTURING PLAN AND THE COMMENCEMENT OF CHAPTER 11 PROCEEDINGS BY CERTAIN OF ITS SUBSIDIARIES

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Canada's Saskatchewan chooses Scott Moe as next premier

Jan 27 (Reuters) - The governing party of the western Canadian province of Saskatchewan on Saturday chose a new leader who is a staunch opponent of the federal government's plans to implement carbon taxes across the nation.

companyNews reuters.com

BRIEF-Mcdermott, CB&I Announce Early Termination Of HSR Waiting Period For Proposed Combination

* MCDERMOTT AND CB&I ANNOUNCE EARLY TERMINATION OF HART-SCOTT-RODINO WAITING PERIOD FOR PROPOSED COMBINATION Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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Guggenheim's Minerd: Davos 'valuable contra-indicator' for investors

Jan 23 (Reuters) - Guggenheim Partners chief investment officer Scott Minerd said Tuesday that extreme optimism about the global economy among political and business leaders at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland is a "valuable contra-indicator" for investors and turning him cautious.

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BRIEF-Almost Family, LHC Group Updates On Hart-Scott-Rodino Filing

* ALMOST FAMILY - LHC GROUP, IN CONSULTATION WITH ALMOST FAMILY, VOLUNTARILY WITHDREW ITS HART-SCOTT-RODINO FILING, EFFECTIVE JAN 18 - SEC FILING

healthNews reuters.com

Vermont becomes ninth U.S. state to legalize marijuana

(Reuters) - Vermont became the ninth U.S. state and third in the Northeast to legalize recreational marijuana use on Monday when Republican Governor Phil Scott signed a bill passed by the legislature earlier this month.

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BRIEF-Suntrust Says Scott Case Will Succeed Anil Cheriyan As CIO And Begin Role Effective February 5, 2018​

* SUNTRUST ANNOUNCES CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER RETIREMENT, APPOINTMENT

sportsNews reuters.com

Canada's Virtue and Moir named flag bearers for Pyeongchang Olympics

TORONTO (Reuters) - Olympic gold medal ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir will carry Canada's flag into the opening ceremonies of the Pyeongchang Winter Games, the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC)announced on Tuesday.

lifestyleMolt reuters.com

Whisky and waders as fishermen welcome salmon season in Scotland

KENMORE, Scotland (Reuters) - On the banks of the River Tay in the Scottish highlands, a parade of pipers and a whisky-based blessing helped mark the start of the country's salmon fishing season on...

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Olympic: Virtue and Moir lead strong Canada figure skating team

(Reuters) - A powerful and experienced figure skating team headlined by 2010 Olympic ice dance champions Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir and 2014 Olympic silver medalist Patrick Chan will represent Canada at next month's Winter Olympics, Skate Canada said on Sunday.

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Scottish leader says will look at independence vote by end of year

LONDON (Reuters) - Scottish leader Nicola Sturgeon said on Sunday she would be able to make a judgment on whether to hold a second referendum on Scottish independence by the end of this year after a shape of a deal between Britain and the European Union becomes clear.

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Curling: A stone's throw, from Scottish island to Korean ice

MAUCHLINE, Scotland (Reuters) - John Brown has lovingly polished each and every one of the curling stones to be used at the Pyeongchang Olympics, buffing and burnishing the granite in a workshop whose machines look older than him.

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BRIEF-Meridian Waste Solutions Names Scott Bradshaw As Area President

* MERIDIAN WASTE SOLUTIONS NAMES SCOTT BRADSHAW AS AREA PRESIDENT Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

Global Warming nytimes.com

Trump Administration Drops Florida From Offshore Drilling Plan

The state’s Republican governor, Rick Scott, had opposed the proposal.

environmentNews reuters.com

Energy group Ineos to challenge Scotland's ban on fracking

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Energy group Ineos is seeking a judicial review of the Scottish government's ban on onshore unconventional oil and gas development in Scotland, known as "fracking".

Scotland nytimes.com

Irn Bru, a Scottish Favorite, Loses Some Sugar

Makers of the popular soda in Scotland say they plan to reduce its sugar content. But some fans of the fizzy drink are not pleased.

politicsNews reuters.com

U.S. EPA chief Pruitt interested in attorney general job: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt, the conservative former attorney general of Oklahoma, is interested in replacing Attorney General Jeff Sessions if that job becomes available, sources with knowledge of the matter said on Friday.

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EPA chief Pruitt interested in attorney general job: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt, the conservative former attorney general of Oklahoma, is interested in replacing Attorney General Jeff Sessions if that job becomes available, sources with knowledge of the matter said on Friday.

sportsNews reuters.com

Olympics: Figureskating - Virtue and Moir continue to shine on second coming

TORONTO (Reuters) - Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir took ice dancing gold at their first Olympics in Vancouver eight years ago and silver in their second at Sochi in 2014 before hanging up their skates, certain they had achieved all they could.

Art nytimes.com

Critic’s Notebook: Inspired by Harriet Tubman, an Artist Takes Glass to Extremes

Joyce J. Scott explores the terrain between craft and art in her glass-beaded series focusing on racism and violence.

environmentNews reuters.com

First UK polar bear in 25 years born at Scottish zoo

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - A polar bear cub has been born in Britain for the first time in 25 years, the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland said on Wednesday.

companyNews reuters.com

BRIEF-BenefitMall Names Scott Kirksey CEO

* BENEFITMALL SAYS OUTGOING CEO BERNARD DIFIORE WILL CONTINUE AS CHAIRMAN OF BENEFITMALL'S BOARD OF DIRECTORS Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

Elections, Comptrollers nytimes.com

At de Blasio Inaugural, Speeches by Two Who Might Replace Him

Addresses by the comptroller, Scott M. Stringer, and public advocate, Leticia James, marked a kind of unofficial start to the 2021 mayoral campaign.

Scott-Long, Jane nytimes.com

In an Era of ‘Forever Wars,’ the Middle East Bureau Manager Who Made Our Coverage Possible

Reporters, photographers and security advisers came and went. Jane Scott-Long stayed.

companyNews reuters.com

BRIEF-DXC Technology Receives Early Termination Of Waiting Period In Connection With Vencore And Keypoint Acquisitions, USPS Merger-Spin-Off

* DXC TECHNOLOGY RECEIVES EARLY TERMINATION OF HART-SCOTT-RODINO WAITING PERIOD IN CONNECTION WITH VENCORE AND KEYPOINT ACQUISITIONS, USPS MERGER-SPIN-OFF Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

Deaths (Obituaries) nytimes.com

Don Hogan Charles, Lauded Photographer of Civil Rights Era, Dies at 79

Mr. Charles, the first black photographer to be hired by The New York Times, took pictures of Malcolm X, Coretta Scott King and Muhammad Ali.

Police Brutality, Misconduct and Shootings nytimes.com

Boy, 6, Killed in Deputy Shooting in Texas Days Before Christmas

When sheriff’s deputies shot at a suspect on Thursday, a bullet made its way into a mobile home and killed Kameron Prescott, a first-grader.

worldNews reuters.com

Legal action to see whether UK could unilaterally stop Brexit gets go-ahead

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - A group of anti-Brexit Scottish lawmakers has been given the go-ahead to pursue legal action to establish whether the United Kingdom can unilaterally stop the process of leaving the EU, a Scottish court said on Friday.

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Christopher Plummer can't quite fix 'All the Money in the World'

"All the Money in the World" certainly earns points -- and merits curiosity -- for its sheer logistics, having replaced Kevin Spacey at the eleventh hour in the wake of sexual-misconduct allegations. Yet Christopher Plummer's admirable performance and the high degree of difficulty aren't enough to make director Ridley Scott's movie about the famous 1973 kidnapping feel as if it delivers a wholly satisfactory payoff.

Movies nytimes.com

Review: ‘Hostiles’ Grapples With the Contradictions of the Western

An Army captain escorts an old enemy and a young widow from New Mexico to Montana in Scott Cooper’s violent modern horse opera.

environmentNews reuters.com

NY City Comptroller proposes pension funds to cut fossil fuel portfolio

(Reuters) - New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer said on Tuesday his office would propose to the trustees of the NYC pension funds to explore stopping additional investments in fossil fuels and increasing investments in clean energy.

entertainmentNews reuters.com

Plummer brings on the charm in reshot 'All the Money in the World'

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - When director Ridley Scott decided to remove Kevin Spacey from his film "All the Money in the World" and reshoot it with Christopher Plummer, he did not just pull off an extraordinary feat.

companyNews reuters.com

U.S. oil drillers cut rigs for first week in six -Baker Hughes

By Scott DiSavino Dec 15 (Reuters) - U.S. energy companies this week cut oil rigs for the first time in six weeks in spite of prices rising close to their highest in over two years and drillers starting to boost spending plans for next year. The oil rig count fell by four to 747 in the week to Dec. 15, General Electric Co's Baker Hughes energy services firm said in its closely followed report on Friday. The U.S. rig count, an early indicator of future

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Boy's cancer inspires family to start a farm

Eleven years ago, the Tyson family seemed to have it all. Nicole and Scott Tyson had just bought land in Sharpsburg, Georgia, to build their dream home. They envisioned starting a small farm, with a place for their kids to play.

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BRIEF-Scotts Miracle-Gro Co Says CEO James Hagedorn's FY 2017 Total Compensation Was $22.1 mln

* SCOTTS MIRACLE-GRO CO SAYS CEO JAMES HAGEDORN'S FY 2017 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $22.1 MILLION VERSUS $8.5 MILLION IN FY 2016 - SEC FILING

Movies nytimes.com

The Race to Erase Kevin Spacey

“I took action,” the director Ridley Scott said of his whirlwind reshoot of “All the Money in the World,” which featured Christopher Plummer in a role originally filmed by Mr. Spacey.

companyNews reuters.com

BRIEF-Stepan CFO Scott Beamer To Resign - SEC Filing

* STEPAN SAYS ON DEC 8, SCOTT BEAMER, CFO, NOTIFIED CO HE INTENDS TO RESIGN - SEC FILING

entertainmentNews reuters.com

Female directors snubbed, Plummer surprises at Golden Globe nominations

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Women were shut out of the directors race at the 2018 Golden Globe nominations on Monday, while Ridley Scott's scramble to reshoot "All the Money in the World" led to a surprise nod for actor Christopher Plummer, who replaced Kevin Spacey.

sportsNews reuters.com

Figureskating: Russia's Zagitova takes gold in debut Grand Prix Final

NAGOYA, Japan (Reuters) - Russian teenager Alina Zagitova took gold in the women's skate at her debut Grand Prix Final on Saturday, while French ice dancers Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron ended the winning streak of Canadian team Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir.

companyNews reuters.com

BRIEF-Destination Xl Group Entered Into Letter Agreement With Prescott Group Capital Management

* DESTINATION XL GROUP - ON DEC 6, CO ENTERED INTO LETTER AGREEMENT WITH PRESCOTT GROUP CAPITAL MANAGEMENT L.L.C. & AFFILIATES & THEIR ASSOCIATES

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Why partial justice for Walter Scott isn't nearly enough

Walter Scott and his family got a bit of justice Thursday when a judge decided to sentence former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager to 20 years in a federal prison. That's a serious consequence for a serious crime, a fact anyone who understands anything about the American prison system knows well.

environmentNews reuters.com

EPA chief says public climate debate may be launched in January

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency could launch a public debate about climate change as soon as January, Administrator Scott Pruitt said on Thursday, as the agency unwinds Obama-era initiatives to fight global warming.

Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides nytimes.com

Michael Slager, Officer in Walter Scott Shooting, Gets 20-Year Sentence

A federal judge sentenced Mr. Slager for violating Mr. Scott’s civil rights after ruling that Mr. Scott’s shooting death after a traffic stop was an act of murder.

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Slager gets 20 years for Walter Scott killing

Michael Slager, the former South Carolina police officer who shot and killed Walter Scott, was sentenced Thursday to 20 years in federal prison, a decision the Scott family said gave it a "sense of justice."

environmentNews reuters.com

EPA chief says may launch public climate debate in January

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency could launch a public debate about climate change as soon as January, administrator Scott Pruitt said on Thursday, as the agency continued to unwind Obama-era initiatives to fight global warming.

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Family lawyer: Slager sentencing 'historic'

Walter Scott family lawyer L. Chris Stewart calls the sentencing of Michael Slager, the former South Carolina police officer who killed unarmed black man Walter Scott, a historic day for civil rights.

Books and Literature nytimes.com

Nonfiction: A Memoir of a Year on the International Space Station

The NASA astronaut and naval pilot Scott Kelly put his “Endurance” to the test, both on Earth and beyond.

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Ex-South Carolina cop who killed an unarmed black man isn't racist, attorney says

The Scott family found strength in prayer as they sat through court testimony from the former South Carolina officer who killed Walter Scott two years ago.

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Watch the video that's key to the case

Michael Slager killed Walter Scott after pulling him over for a broken brake light on April 4, 2015.

businessNews reuters.com

Scottish lawmakers to pressure RBS to stop branch closures

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Scottish lawmakers will debate a motion calling for Royal Bank of Scotland to halt planned cuts to its branch network, which opponents say will damage the remote communities they are meant to serve.

sportsNews reuters.com

Leishman, Bland take lead at Australian PGA as Scott bows out

(Reuters) - Marc Leishman and Adam Bland carved out a two-stroke lead at the top of the leaderboard after the second round of the Australian PGA Championship on Friday as former winner Adam Scott's campaign came to an end.

sportsNews reuters.com

Prescott shakes off injury as Cowboys rout Redskins

(The Sports Xchange) - Dallas quarterback Dak Prescott shook off a first-half hand injury as he and running back Alfred Morris powered the Cowboys to a 38-14 victory over the Washington Redskins at AT&T Stadium on Thursday.

Hate Crimes nytimes.com

30 Years Later, Gay Man’s Fall From Australian Cliff Is Ruled a Hate Crime

The 1988 death of Scott Johnson, an American mathematician, was initially ruled a suicide. But it later emerged that gangs had been pushing gay men to their deaths.

entertainmentNews reuters.com

Director says reshoots 'already done' for 'All the Money in the World'

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Movie director Ridley Scott says he is confident of finishing reshoots on "All the Money in the World" in time for its planned December release after a scramble to replace actor Kevin Spacey because of sexual misconduct allegations.

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Sen. Scott: Tax reform not about numbers

Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) says the goal of tax reform is to deliver money back to people who are struggling and feel "stuck in the shadows."

Environment nytimes.com

Op-Ed Contributor: Trump Should Fire the E.P.A.’s Scott Pruitt

The agency’s administrator is tearing down environmental protections that his organization should be championing.

domesticNews reuters.com

Ridership falls on New York City's slow buses: comptroller

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City's bus system has deteriorated over the last decade, losing 100 million passenger trips since 2008 on buses that are the slowest in any large U.S. city, according to a Monday report by city comptroller Scott Stringer.

Buses nytimes.com

Bus Service Is in Crisis, City Comptroller’s Report Says

Deteriorating service has led to plummeting ridership and disproportionately burdens low-income New Yorkers outside Manhattan, Scott Stringer said.

companyNews reuters.com

BRIEF-Vantiv Says Worldpay Deal Gets ‍U.S., UK And Dutch Regulatory Nod

* VANTIV- ‍WAITING PERIOD UNDER US HART-SCOTT-RODINO ANTITRUST IMPROVEMENTS ACT OF 1976 (AS AMENDED) HAS EXPIRED​

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BRIEF-Scottish Salmon Company Q3 revenues were stg 39 mln

* ‍upheld 2017 volume of 25,000 tonnes, anticipate 26,500 tonnes in 2018​

politicsNews reuters.com

Doubts linger after Florida's Scott pitches biggest budget

NEW YORK (Reuters) - After deep cuts in spending for Florida schools and other public programs following the Great Recession, outgoing Republican Governor Rick Scott this month proposed an $87.4 billion budget he says boosts spending on some depleted services to record levels.

PersonalFinance reuters.com

At issue for Vanguard fund shareholders: how to manage success

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (Reuters) - Vanguard Group Inc staged the largest-ever mutual fund shareholder proxy meeting on Wednesday facing a problem competing asset managers would welcome: how to manage...