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  • The indictment came about three weeks after Avenatti, who gained national fame for representing adult film star Stormy Daniels in her litigation against Trump, was arrested in New York on separate criminal complaints filed by federal prosecutors in New York and California. The federal complaint in California charges Avenatti with 10 counts of wire fraud,...

  • The indictment came about three weeks after Avenatti, who gained national fame for representing adult film star Stormy Daniels in her litigation against Trump, was arrested in New York on two separate criminal complaints filed by federal prosecutors in New York and California. Attorney for California's Central District have charged Avenatti with 10...

  • The indictment came about three weeks after Avenatti, who gained national fame for representing adult film star Stormy Daniels in her litigation against Trump, was arrested in New York on two separate criminal complaints filed by federal prosecutors in New York and California. Attorney for California's Central District have charged Avenatti with 10...

  • President Donald Trump, was charged with 36 counts of fraud, tax evasion and other financial crimes in an indictment made public by federal prosecutors in Los Angeles on Thursday. The indictment came about three weeks after Avenatti, who gained national fame for representing adult film star Stormy Daniels in her litigation against Trump, was arrested in New...

  • March 27- ICE cotton futures fell more than 1 percent on Wednesday as investors looked toward an annual USDA report due on Friday that is expected to show an uptick in planted acres, while a stronger dollar also pressured the market. *The front-month cotton contract on ICE Futures U.S., settled down 0.94 cent, or 1.21 percent, at 76.95 cents per lb.

  • LOS ANGELES, March 26- Michael Avenatti on Tuesday again proclaimed his innocence on charges he tried to extort millions of dollars from Nike Inc, but in an interview with CBS, admitted he was concerned about doing prison time. Avenatti, 48, was arrested on Monday following two separate indictments, handed down in federal courts in Los Angeles and New York, that...

  • NEW YORK, March 25- Attorney Michael Avenatti, who represented adult film star Stormy Daniels in her legal battles with U.S. Avenatti, who was also hit with separate federal charges alleging embezzlement and fraud in U.S. District Court in Los Angeles, was arrested in New York. The other lawyer, an unnamed co-conspirator, was identified by the New York Times and Wall...

  • NEW YORK, March 25- Michael Avenatti, the lawyer who represented adult film star Stormy Daniels in her legal battles with U.S. Avenatti, who was also hit with separate federal charges alleging embezzlement and fraud in California, was arrested in New York and was expected to appear in federal court late in the day. The unnamed co-conspirator is the well-known...

  • NEW YORK, March 25- Michael Avenatti, the lawyer who represented adult film star Stormy Daniels in her legal battles with U.S. Avenatti, who was also hit with separate federal charges of embezzlement and fraud in California, was arrested in New York and was scheduled to make his initial court appearance later in the day, authorities said. A former executive at Nike...

  • NEW YORK, March 25- Lawyer Michael Avenatti, who represented adult film star Stormy Daniels in her legal battles against U.S. The U.S. attorney's office in New York brought the Nike case, while the U.S. attorney's office in Los Angeles brought the embezzlement case. Avenatti was arrested in New York on Monday and was scheduled to make his initial court appearance in...

  • VALLEY, Neb., March 20- Small Missouri towns on Wednesday prepared for the next wave of flooding along the snow melt-swollen Missouri River after high waters wreaked an estimated $1 billion in damage in Nebraska, and officials warned the deadly disaster was far from over. Floodwaters spawned by last week's late-winter storm and warmer weather that swiftly...

  • Floodwaters resulting from a late-winter storm last week and warming spring weather that melted snow quickly this week inundated a large swath of Midwestern farm states Missouri, Nebraska and Iowa along the Missouri, North America's longest river. Missouri officials stacked sandbags along major waterways and closed highways near the rising Missouri...

  • Floodwaters resulting from a late-winter storm last week and warming spring weather that melted snow quickly this week inundated a large swath of Midwestern farm states Missouri, Nebraska and Iowa along the Missouri, North America's longest river. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration also predicted major flooding for parts of Kansas,...

  • PARIS/ SINGAPORE, March 20- Chicago grain and soybean futures were flat to slightly lower on Wednesday as traders assessed the risks to U.S. spring planting from flooding and awaited more clues about trade talks between Washington and Beijing. "There is plenty of soybean supply around the world and we have yet to see China resume buying," said one Singapore- based...

  • March 15- ICE cotton futures rose on Friday as a report stated that more progress has been made in the U.S.- China trade talks lifted investor sentiment. *The market was driven by expectations that the U.S.- China trade dispute was going to be settled, said Rogers Varner, president of Varner Brokerage in Cleveland, Mississippi. *The United States is the world's...

  • But revenues have fallen short of forecasts by half, leaving Louisiana with a gap in financing for a $50 billion plan for projects to raise levees, build flood gates, widen evacuation routes and protect its eroding coastline. The stakes are particularly high for Louisiana, which has lost about 2,000 square miles of land over the last century because of...

  • CPC SEES EQUAL CHANCES FORECAST FOR THE GREAT PLAINS, UPPER GREAT LAKES, AND MIDDLE TO UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY.

  • ITTA BENA, Miss. Feb 14- Heres what has happened in Leflore County, Mississippi, since the end of the U.S. recession in 2009.. The United States' record-setting and near-decade-long recovery from the 2007 to 2009 recession has restored many measures of the national economy back to or better than what they were. But it has done little for Leflore County, or for many...

  • HOUSTON, Feb 13- Gaps in safety management led to a 2016 explosion that idled an Enterprise Products natural gas processing plant in Pascagoula, Mississippi, for six months, the U.S. Chemical Safety Board said in a report on Wednesday. The June 27, 2016 blast occurred after the plant's brazed aluminum heat exchanger failed due to thermal fatigue, the board said in...

  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba/ CHICAGO, Feb 12- A Philippines regulator poses an unexpected obstacle to DowDuPont's launch of a new line of genetically engineered soybeans in the United States as the company challenges Bayer AG's decades-long dominance of the U.S. seed market. China's January approval for imports of DowDuPont's Enlist E3 soybeans- amid the U.S.- China...