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According to the Hamilton County Sheriff's department, Irsay was booked into jail at 3:07 a.m. ET Monday morning on charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated and possession of a controlled substance.
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A provincial police spokesman says Abdul Latif, a district judge in the province of Herat, and the bodyguard were in a car when they were shot to death.
Steve Branco of Chowchilla is a member of the Chowchilla Western Stampede Committee.
The city has had some water conservation measures in place since 1992, including a watering schedule that allows sprinkler use three nights a week and only from 7 p.m. to 11 Leah Brown, the city's water conservation specialist, said the city has taken a mostly educational approach and rarely writes citations for violations.
Tom Torlakson, state superintendent of public instruction, is slated to appear at a public forum from 4:30 to 5:45 p.m. Wednesday in the Clark-Newbold Room of the Merced County Office of Education, 632 W. 13th St. The event is open to the public.
The Eagles scored the first eight points of the fourth quarter to break a 37-37 deadlock but clung to a 51-49 lead with 11.7 seconds to go.
Dubai built up tens of billions of dollars in debt during a building boom, but struggled to repay it as the global financial crisis battered its economy and property market.
White House senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer also says supporting the new Ukrainian government "in every way possible" is at the top of the Obama's administration's priority list.
Commanding officer Capt. Musa Gemu said sailors of the NNS Delta destroyed the refineries in the Warri South-West area of southern Delta region Friday night and arrested five suspects.
Merced police responded at 8:51 p.m. to a report of shots fired in the 400 block of West 12th Street, Capt.
Diggs made 6 of 12 shots, including 3 of 5 3-pointers. Demari Edwards had 12 points and five rebounds and Devante Kemp added six points and eight rebounds for Memorial.
Benivedas, who was born in Merced, was a member of the Merced CHP Explorer Post in 2010-12.
Desiree Phipps scored 17 points and Savannah Gray added 11 for the Lady Tigers, who claimed their third state championship in four years.
The hosts dominated possession but struggled to create scoring chances, with Fabio Borini coming closest in the 83rd minute when his hard shot hit the crossbar.
There will be a panel discussion on transparency and accountability in local government during a 90-minute presentation Thursday in Merced.
The Austrian racer needs just 19 points to secure his third straight overall title, and would get 32 by maintaining eighth place in the second run.