Marseille ‘terrorist’ attack: Two stabbed to death, attacker killed by French soldiers

Two women were stabbed to death and their assailant shot dead by a soldier in the southern French port city of Marseille on Sunday in what officials described as a “likely terrorist act”. Two police sources said one had her throat slit while the other was stabbed in the chest and stomach. I think it was a terrorist attack and the individual who was killed seems to have had several identities,” Marseille mayor Jean-Claude Gaudin told reporters. Paris was rocked in 2015 by multiple attacks that ki


Two women were stabbed to death and their assailant shot dead by a soldier in the southern French port city of Marseille on Sunday in what officials described as a “likely terrorist act”. Two police sources said one had her throat slit while the other was stabbed in the chest and stomach. I think it was a terrorist attack and the individual who was killed seems to have had several identities,” Marseille mayor Jean-Claude Gaudin told reporters. Paris was rocked in 2015 by multiple attacks that ki
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Marseille 'terrorist' attack: Two stabbed to death, attacker killed by French soldiers

Two women were stabbed to death and their assailant shot dead by a soldier in the southern French port city of Marseille on Sunday in what officials described as a “likely terrorist act”.

Police sources said the suspect had shouted “Allahu Akbar” (God is greatest) in Arabic as he attacked the women, aged 17 and 20, at Marseille’s main railway station.

Two police sources said one had her throat slit while the other was stabbed in the chest and stomach.

The assailant was shot dead by a soldier from a military Sentinelle patrol, a force deployed across the country as part of a state of emergency declared after Islamist attacks that began almost two years ago.

“We have until now managed to avoid such dramatic incidents (in Marseille). I think it was a terrorist attack and the individual who was killed seems to have had several identities,” Marseille mayor Jean-Claude Gaudin told reporters.

Paris was rocked in 2015 by multiple attacks that killed 130 people. In 2016 a gunman drove a truck into a crowd celebrating Bastille Day in Nice, killing 86 people. Both of these attacks were claimed by Islamic State.

Other countries, including Britain, Germany and Belgium, have also suffered attacks by militants using knives, guns, explosives and driving vehicles at crowds.

Some 200 police officers cordoned off the area and all roads were closed to traffic.

A witness told Reuters she saw a man take out a knife from his sleeve and then stab a young girl and then a second woman, shouting what could have been “Allahu Akbar”.


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Catalan referendum: Police fire rubber bullets at protesters, 38 injured

Spanish riot police smashed their way into polling stations to try to halt a disputed independence referendum on Sunday and fired rubber bullets at protesters outside a Barcelona polling station. The officers fired the rubber bullets while trying to clear protesters who were trying to prevent National Police cars from leaving after police confiscated ballot boxes from the voting center. An AP photographer saw several people who had been injured during the scuffles outside Barcelona’s Rius i Taul


Spanish riot police smashed their way into polling stations to try to halt a disputed independence referendum on Sunday and fired rubber bullets at protesters outside a Barcelona polling station. The officers fired the rubber bullets while trying to clear protesters who were trying to prevent National Police cars from leaving after police confiscated ballot boxes from the voting center. An AP photographer saw several people who had been injured during the scuffles outside Barcelona’s Rius i Taul
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Catalan referendum: Police fire rubber bullets at protesters, 38 injured

Spanish riot police smashed their way into polling stations to try to halt a disputed independence referendum on Sunday and fired rubber bullets at protesters outside a Barcelona polling station. Several people were injured.

The officers fired the rubber bullets while trying to clear protesters who were trying to prevent National Police cars from leaving after police confiscated ballot boxes from the voting center. The Spanish government has ordered police to stop the voting process, saying it’s illegal.

An AP photographer saw several people who had been injured during the scuffles outside Barcelona’s Rius i Taule school, where some voters had cast ballots before police arrived. Catalan officials said 38 people were treated for mostly minor injuries.

Manuel Conedeminas, a 48-year-old IT manager who tried to block police from driving away with the ballot boxes, said agents had kicked them before using their batons and firing the projectiles, which were ball-shaped.

Elsewhere, Civil Guard officers, wearing helmets and carrying shields, used a hammer to break the glass of the front door and a lock cutter to break into the Sant Julia de Ramis sports center near the city of Girona. At least one woman was injured outside the building and wheeled away on a stretcher by paramedics.


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Air France flight with engine damage makes emergency landing in Canada

An Air France flight from Paris to Los Angeles made an emergency landing in eastern Canada on Saturday after one of its four engines sustained “serious damage” over the Atlantic, the airline said. Air France Flight 66, originating at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, landed at Goose Bay in Labrador at 1542 GMT, the airline said, and no one was hurt in the incident. “The regularly trained pilots and cabin crew handled this serious incident perfectly,” the airline said in a statement. The forced la


An Air France flight from Paris to Los Angeles made an emergency landing in eastern Canada on Saturday after one of its four engines sustained “serious damage” over the Atlantic, the airline said. Air France Flight 66, originating at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, landed at Goose Bay in Labrador at 1542 GMT, the airline said, and no one was hurt in the incident. “The regularly trained pilots and cabin crew handled this serious incident perfectly,” the airline said in a statement. The forced la
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Air France flight with engine damage makes emergency landing in Canada

An Air France flight from Paris to Los Angeles made an emergency landing in eastern Canada on Saturday after one of its four engines sustained “serious damage” over the Atlantic, the airline said.

Air France Flight 66, originating at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, landed at Goose Bay in Labrador at 1542 GMT, the airline said, and no one was hurt in the incident.

“The regularly trained pilots and cabin crew handled this serious incident perfectly,” the airline said in a statement.

The aircraft involved in the incident was an Airbus 380 that was about seven years old, according to airfleets.net, an aircraft database. The engine was made by Engine Alliance, a joint venture between General Electric Co and United Technologies Corp’s Pratt & Whitney unit.

The forced landing in Canada’s easternmost province is reminiscent of an incident seven years ago in which one of the Rolls Royce engines on a Qantas A380 suffered mid-engine damage after taking off in Singapore. The November 2010 incident prompted the grounding of the entire Qantas A380 fleet — six A380s at the time — for over three weeks.

Photographs taken by passengers aboard the Air France flight circulated on the internet soon after the aircraft landed. The images appeared to show that the inlet, or front part, of the engine had torn off, but the main part of the engine was intact.

Rick Engebretsen, one of the passengers, wrote a Twitter message saying he had heard a loud thud and felt vibration while in the air.

It was not immediately clear how the engine became damaged. Airbus was not immediately available for comment. Engine Alliance said in a statement that it was looking into “reports of an issue” involving one of its engines.

Officials with the Transportation Safety Board of Canada could not immediately be reached for comment on Saturday. The airline said it was making arrangements to send the plane’s passengers to their destination of Los Angeles.

Aircraft on trans-Atlantic flights commonly use Goose Bay Airport in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador for emergency fueling stops.


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Saudi Aramco IPO carries significant execution risk, top regulator says

One of Saudi Arabia’s top financial regulators has warned the listing of the country’s state oil firm Aramco, which is set to become the biggest initial public offering (IPO) in history, will carry great execution risk. Mohammed El-Kuwaiz, chairman of the Saudi Arabian Capital Market Authority, told CNBC Friday: “The main risks are around execution. The Saudi Arabian Capital Market Authority Chairman also argued that the much-anticipated IPO is galvanizing broader efforts to reform the country’s


One of Saudi Arabia’s top financial regulators has warned the listing of the country’s state oil firm Aramco, which is set to become the biggest initial public offering (IPO) in history, will carry great execution risk. Mohammed El-Kuwaiz, chairman of the Saudi Arabian Capital Market Authority, told CNBC Friday: “The main risks are around execution. The Saudi Arabian Capital Market Authority Chairman also argued that the much-anticipated IPO is galvanizing broader efforts to reform the country’s
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Saudi Aramco IPO carries significant execution risk, top regulator says

One of Saudi Arabia’s top financial regulators has warned the listing of the country’s state oil firm Aramco, which is set to become the biggest initial public offering (IPO) in history, will carry great execution risk.

Mohammed El-Kuwaiz, chairman of the Saudi Arabian Capital Market Authority, told CNBC Friday: “The main risks are around execution. Whenever you have something which has this high an aspiration level, and this tight a timeline, the challenge is to get it done and get it done with the right level of quality.”

His comments come in the wake of a Bloomberg report suggesting the Aramco IPO could be pushed back to 2019 due to the large amount of preparatory work that still needs to be completed ahead of the listing. Aramco hit back at the claim, stating the IPO “remains on track”.

The Saudi government is yet to announce whether Aramco’s primary listing will be in London or New York, but it has decided that a portion of the firm will be floated on the country’s domestic stock index the Tadawul.

Mohammed El-Kuwaiz acknowledged major questions about the listing still remain to be answered, but he expressed confidence Saudi Arabia’s capital markets will be ready for the mega-flotation.

“We’ve found very few gaps in our local regulations and we’re actually ready with minimal changes to accommodate the Aramco IPO or any other big listing,” he told CNBC.

The Saudi Arabian Capital Market Authority Chairman also argued that the much-anticipated IPO is galvanizing broader efforts to reform the country’s financial system.

He characterized the Tadawul as an “island unto itself”, before adding: “The market was viewed as a local utility to be consumed by local investors and local issuers. The new thinking is to deregulate the market and open it up for foreign investors.”

The Saudi Arabian Capital Market Authority, which regulates the Tadawul, has already pushed through a wave of reforms in recent years. Most notably, it has made it possible for investors to short-sell equities listed on the country’s stock exchange and helped introduce a corporate governance code which prohibits public companies from combining the roles of chairman and CEO.

Saudi Arabia is hoping the attention generated by the Aramco IPO will lead to a pick-up in the number of non-domestic companies listing on its markets.

“We see an opportunity to reform and change the country like no time that we’ve experienced in the past,” Mohammed El-Kuwaiz said.


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UK PM Theresa May vows to deliver policies and Brexit

Apologizing for a June election when she lost her Conservative Party’s majority, Prime Minister Theresa May responded to her critics on Sunday by saying she had the right strategy to lead Britain and win a Brexit deal. In an interview with BBC television, she played down the rifts among top ministers, saying they were united on their programme and more importantly Brexit. That came a day after foreign minister Boris Johnson, perhaps May’s biggest rival, set out four personal red lines in the com


Apologizing for a June election when she lost her Conservative Party’s majority, Prime Minister Theresa May responded to her critics on Sunday by saying she had the right strategy to lead Britain and win a Brexit deal. In an interview with BBC television, she played down the rifts among top ministers, saying they were united on their programme and more importantly Brexit. That came a day after foreign minister Boris Johnson, perhaps May’s biggest rival, set out four personal red lines in the com
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UK PM Theresa May vows to deliver policies and Brexit

Apologizing for a June election when she lost her Conservative Party’s majority, Prime Minister Theresa May responded to her critics on Sunday by saying she had the right strategy to lead Britain and win a Brexit deal.

May, who has faced calls from within her party to step down, wants to use the Conservatives’ annual conference in the northern English city of Manchester this week to try to reset her agenda, offering money to students and those people she once described as “just about managing” in Britain.

In an interview with BBC television, she played down the rifts among top ministers, saying they were united on their programme and more importantly Brexit. That came a day after foreign minister Boris Johnson, perhaps May’s biggest rival, set out four personal red lines in the complex talks with the EU.

“We’ve listened to the message that came from that election. But I’ve been very clear, I called the election, I led the campaign, I take my responsibility and I’m sorry that some very good members of parliament lost their seats,” May said in an appeal to those party members still angry over the vote.

“What I have is a cabinet that is united in the mission of this government … and agreed on the approach that we took in Florence,” May said about a speech she made in Italy last month to try to kick-start Brexit talks that had all but stalled.

“Boris is absolutely behind the Florence speech and the line that we have taken.”

Divisions in her cabinet have broken out into the open, with ministers using the British media to air their differences on not only Brexit, but the government’s approach to austerity — with many in the ruling party concerned about the growing appeal for the main opposition Labour Party.

After ministers agreed to seek a transition period following Britain’s departure from the EU in March 2019, Johnson said on the eve of the conference that this should last for two years at most; that Britain should not accept new EU or European Court of Justice rulings during transition; must not make payments for single market access when the transition ends; and should not agree to shadow EU regulations to gain access.


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Media titan Si Newhouse is dead at 89, family says

The ambitious business magazine Portfolio shuttered in April 2009 just two years after its launch, burning through an estimated $100 million. Unlike other media moguls who seemed obsessed with building a media empire to make money, influence opinion or bask in the spotlight, Newhouse seemed to have no grand plan. Associates said he simply enjoyed the magazine business and rubbing elbows with the cultural elite. “There are certain decisions I have to make,” Newhouse told The Times in 1989 for a s


The ambitious business magazine Portfolio shuttered in April 2009 just two years after its launch, burning through an estimated $100 million. Unlike other media moguls who seemed obsessed with building a media empire to make money, influence opinion or bask in the spotlight, Newhouse seemed to have no grand plan. Associates said he simply enjoyed the magazine business and rubbing elbows with the cultural elite. “There are certain decisions I have to make,” Newhouse told The Times in 1989 for a s
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Media titan Si Newhouse is dead at 89, family says

But the company has struggled in recent years with the advertising meltdown. Since 2007 it has closed Gourmet, Cookie, Modern Bride, Elegant Bride, House & Garden, Jane, Men’s Vogue, Portfolio, Domino and Golf for Women. The ambitious business magazine Portfolio shuttered in April 2009 just two years after its launch, burning through an estimated $100 million.

Forbes said in March 2009 that the downturn had sliced Newhouse’s fortune in half, but his estimated net worth of $4 billion still left him the world’s 132nd richest man.

Newhouse and his brother, Donald, owned Staten Island, New York,-based Advance Publications Inc., the owner of Conde Nast, daily newspapers in about 20 cities and a cable television company.

Unlike other media moguls who seemed obsessed with building a media empire to make money, influence opinion or bask in the spotlight, Newhouse seemed to have no grand plan. He rarely gave interviews, had no discernible political views and imposed few cost controls on his magazines.

Associates said he simply enjoyed the magazine business and rubbing elbows with the cultural elite.

“He loves magazines, meaning the whole and all of it, the variety of things published, the business details, the visions and actions and personalities of his editors, the problems, the problem-solving, the ink and paper … the all of it,” New Yorker editor David Remnick told New York magazine in 2009.

“He likes the buzz, there’s no question,” Wintour told The Times in 2008. “If you have lunch with a celebrity or political figure, he’s thrilled to hear about it.”

A short, mild-mannered man who usually arrived at his 22nd floor office around 5 a.m. in gray slacks and beat-up loafers, Newhouse was often described as shy and socially awkward.

That notoriously made for messy dismissals. Louis Gropp learned he was being fired as editor of House & Garden in 1987 while vacationing in California. Newhouse called and asked if he’d been reading Women’s Wear Daily while on holiday.

When Gropp said no, Newhouse got to the point.

“There have been a lot of stories in WWD that Anna Wintour is going to become the editor of House & Garden,” his boss told him, according to Carol Felsenthal’s 1998 book, “Citizen Newhouse: Portrait Of A Media Merchant.”

“Well, is that true?” Gropp asked.

“Yes,” Newhouse replied.

Val Weaver was let go as head of Self magazine in 1988 when Newhouse knocked on her door and asked, “Would you mind if we made a change in editors in chief?”, according to a 1995 biography of Newhouse by Thomas Maier.

Other editors Newhouse unceremoniously let go included Diana Vreeland from Vogue, Anthea Disney from Self, William Shawn and Robert Gottlief from The New Yorker, and Andre Shiffrin from Random House imprint Pantheon.

“There are certain decisions I have to make,” Newhouse told The Times in 1989 for a story headlined, “Heads Have a History of Rolling at Newhouse.” ”I don’t think there is any ideal way of handling this very sensitive area.”

Many hands were wrung when Newhouse bought The New Yorker in 1985 and forced Shawn out two years later. In 1992 he brought in Brown from Vanity Fair, who transformed the idiosyncratic literary journal into a more newsy read with shorter stories, a staff photographer and splashier color.

Newhouse lived with his second wife, Victoria, an architectural historian, in a Manhattan apartment near the United Nations and in a house in Bellport, Long Island. Newhouse had two sons and a daughter by his first wife, Jane Franke. During his second marriage the couple lavished attention on a black pug named Nero, who died in 1997, and Nero’s successor, Cicero.

A former member of the board of the Museum of Modern Art, Newhouse had a major collection of modern art including works by Picasso, Andy Warhol and Jasper Johns. He was also a major movie buff and enjoyed theater and the opera.

Samuel Irving Newhouse Jr. was born Nov. 8, 1927, in Staten Island, the grandson of Russian Jewish immigrants. His father, Sam Newhouse, bought the Staten Island Advance in 1922 and used its profits to purchase more papers, eventually including The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer, The (New Orleans) Times-Picayune, The (Portland) Oregonian and two papers he merged to create The (Newark, New Jersey.) Star-Ledger.

The elder Newhouse loved to tell how of how he bought Conde Nast for his wife as a 35th anniversary present.

“She asked for a fashion magazine — so I went out and got her Vogue!” he would say.

But the purchase was not a whim but a considered business decision, according to “Citizen Newhouse” and Maier’s biography, “Newhouse: All the Glitter, Power and Glory of America’s Richest Media Empire and the Secretive Man Behind It.”

Newhouse attended the elite Horace Mann high school in the Bronx, where his classmates included Roy Cohn, a lifelong friend. Cohn went on to become a New York powerbroker and aide to Sen. Joseph McCarthy.

Newhouse had a tough time at Syracuse University, dropping out his junior year. He then worked at his father’s newspapers for a time but never very seriously. He married, divorced, and seemed to enjoy an indulgent playboy lifestyle.

But by the mid-60s Newhouse made his way into Conde Nast, the one place in the family business where his father had shown little interest, and found his niche.


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How the Trump tax plan will make ‘most people better off’,’Tax Foundation president says

While the Republican-led tax reform plan is short on some details at this point, the head of a tax policy group called the plan “viable” in an interview with CNBC. “I think it’s a real step in the right direction,” Scott Hodge, president of the non-partisan tax policy research Tax Foundation told CNBC’s On the Money recently. Founded in 1937, The Tax Foundation is an independent, non-partisan tax policy research organization. For individual taxpayers, the current seven income tax brackets would


While the Republican-led tax reform plan is short on some details at this point, the head of a tax policy group called the plan “viable” in an interview with CNBC. “I think it’s a real step in the right direction,” Scott Hodge, president of the non-partisan tax policy research Tax Foundation told CNBC’s On the Money recently. Founded in 1937, The Tax Foundation is an independent, non-partisan tax policy research organization. For individual taxpayers, the current seven income tax brackets would
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How the Trump tax plan will make 'most people better off','Tax Foundation president says

With Washington planning a broad overhaul, your tax bracket could be changing. But will that actually score you and your family a lower tax bill?

While the Republican-led tax reform plan is short on some details at this point, the head of a tax policy group called the plan “viable” in an interview with CNBC.

“I think it’s a real step in the right direction,” Scott Hodge, president of the non-partisan tax policy research Tax Foundation told CNBC’s On the Money recently. “Not only in just simplifying the tax system, but in creating a more dynamic tax system, one that is more conducive to economic growth.”

Founded in 1937, The Tax Foundation is an independent, non-partisan tax policy research organization.

The tax overhaul promises a simpler tax code. For individual taxpayers, the current seven income tax brackets would be reduced to just three: 35 percent, 25 percent and 12 percent.

However, another “bracket” is zero percent, which represents those who don’t pay any income tax at all. The standard deduction will double to $12,000 for single taxpayers and $24,000 for married couples filing jointly.

Hodge predicted those folks will come out ahead under the new plan. “At the bottom end, they’re going to make some big changes. They’re increasing the standard deduction, the ‘zero bracket’ if you will, so that a couple won’t pay any income taxes up to $24,000 a year. That’s great.”

But while establishing fewer income brackets, the plan is proposing the removal of nearly all itemized deductions, except those for mortgage interest and for charitable donation deductions.

“That’s the real balance here, is how far we can reduce tax rates to make up for some of the deductions that we’re going to lose,” Hodge said.

Another major provision of the GOP tax reform plan is the elimination of deductions for state and local taxes – a change that could hit middle and upper-income taxpayers.

“It’s possible that some people who earn between $100,000 and $250,000 a year may be slightly worse off, “Hodge predicted. “Because remember, they’re paying very high property taxes, very high state taxes and so it’s possible that even by reducing tax rates, they may end up paying a slight increase in taxes.”

Overall, however, Hodge told CNBC he sees the reform plan as reducing tax bills for many.

“Even when you reduce the deductions that we get, and lower rates, the combination of these things will make most people much better off,” he added.

“On the Money” airs on CNBC Saturday at 5:30 a.m. ET, or check listings for air times in local markets.


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This company will help you with your hoarding problem by loading and storing all your extra stuff

Clutter is using technology to help you clear space in your home — without getting rid of prized possessions. Traditionally, storing and moving stuff is a hassle. It can be hard to find and get to an available storage unit when you need one. On top of that, users often feel anxiety about the security of their packed and stored items, and frustrated with the long-term costs of self-storage. Through Clutter’s app or website, users can have their items picked up, packed up (if they’re not packed a


Clutter is using technology to help you clear space in your home — without getting rid of prized possessions. Traditionally, storing and moving stuff is a hassle. It can be hard to find and get to an available storage unit when you need one. On top of that, users often feel anxiety about the security of their packed and stored items, and frustrated with the long-term costs of self-storage. Through Clutter’s app or website, users can have their items picked up, packed up (if they’re not packed a
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This company will help you with your hoarding problem by loading and storing all your extra stuff

Clutter is using technology to help you clear space in your home — without getting rid of prized possessions.

Traditionally, storing and moving stuff is a hassle. It can be hard to find and get to an available storage unit when you need one. On top of that, users often feel anxiety about the security of their packed and stored items, and frustrated with the long-term costs of self-storage.

Through Clutter’s app or website, users can have their items picked up, packed up (if they’re not packed already) and delivered to storage, within a day or two of booking.


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OJ Simpson freed from Nevada prison after serving 9 years

Simpson was released at 12:08 a.m. PDT from Lovelock Correctional Center in northern Nevada, state prisons spokeswoman Brooke Keast told The Associated Press. Neither Simpson’s attorney, Malcolm LaVergne in Las Vegas, nor state Parole and Probation Capt. He could live at least temporarily in Las Vegas, where a friend let Simpson use his home for five weeks during his robbery trial. Two of the men with Simpson in Las Vegas carried handguns, although Simpson still insists he never knew anyone was


Simpson was released at 12:08 a.m. PDT from Lovelock Correctional Center in northern Nevada, state prisons spokeswoman Brooke Keast told The Associated Press. Neither Simpson’s attorney, Malcolm LaVergne in Las Vegas, nor state Parole and Probation Capt. He could live at least temporarily in Las Vegas, where a friend let Simpson use his home for five weeks during his robbery trial. Two of the men with Simpson in Las Vegas carried handguns, although Simpson still insists he never knew anyone was
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OJ Simpson freed from Nevada prison after serving 9 years

Former football legend O.J. Simpson became a free man again Sunday after serving nine years for a botched hotel-room heist in Las Vegas that brought the conviction and prison time he avoided in the killings of his ex-wife and her friend after his 1995 acquittal in the “trial of the century” in Los Angeles.

Simpson was released at 12:08 a.m. PDT from Lovelock Correctional Center in northern Nevada, state prisons spokeswoman Brooke Keast told The Associated Press. She said she did not know the driver who met Simpson upon his release and didn’t know where Simpson was immediately headed in his first hours of freedom.

“I don’t have any information on where he’s going,” Keast added.

Neither Simpson’s attorney, Malcolm LaVergne in Las Vegas, nor state Parole and Probation Capt. Shawn Arruti, who has been handling Simpson’s case, immediately responded to messages.

Keast said the dead-of-night release from the prison about 90 miles (145 kilometers) east of Reno, Nevada, was conducted to avoid media attention.

“We needed to do this to ensure public safety and to avoid any possible incident,” Keast added, speaking by telephone. She spoke from Lovelock, where she said she witnessed Simpson signing documents to be released.

The 70-year-old Simpson gains his freedom after being granted parole at a hearing in July. Unlike the last time he went free, 22 years ago, he will face restrictions — up to five years of parole supervision — and he’s unlikely to escape public scrutiny as the man who morphed from charismatic football hero, movie star and TV personality into suspected killer and convicted armed robber.

Simpson was looking forward to reuniting with his family, eating a steak and some seafood and moving back to Florida, LaVergne said recently.

Simpson also plans to get an iPhone and get reacquainted with technology that was in its infancy when he was sent to prison in 2008, his attorney said.

The Florida Department of Corrections, however, said officials had not received a transfer request or required documents, and the attorney general said the state didn’t want him.

“The specter of his residing in comfort in Florida should not be an option,” Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi said in a statement on Friday. “Our state should not become a country club for this convicted criminal.”

Close friend Tom Scotto, who lives in Naples, Florida, has offered to have Simpson live at his house. Scotto also didn’t immediately respond to messages about Simpson’s plans.

Simpson lost his home near Miami to foreclosure in 2012.

Two of Simpson’s children, Justin and Sydney, also live in Florida.

He could live at least temporarily in Las Vegas, where a friend let Simpson use his home for five weeks during his robbery trial.

His five years of parole supervision could be reduced with credits for good behavior.

It’s a new chapter for the one-time pop culture phenomenon whose fame was once again on display when the major TV networks carried his parole hearing live.

He told officials that leading a group of men into a 2007 armed confrontation was an error in judgment he would not repeat.

He told the parole board that he led a “conflict-free life,” an assertion that angered many who believe he got away with killing his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and her friend, Ronald Goldman in Los Angeles in 1994.

Simpson was once an electrifying running back dubbed “Juice” who won the Heisman Trophy as the nation’s best college football player for USC in 1968 and became one of the NFL’s all-time greats with the Buffalo Bills.

Handsome and charming, he also provided commentary on “Monday Night Football,” became the face of Hertz rental-car commercials and built a movie career with roles in the “Naked Gun” comedies and other films.

Simpson fell from grace when he was arrested in the slayings, after a famous “slow-speed” Ford Bronco chase on California freeways. His subsequent trial became a live-TV sensation that fascinated viewers with its testimony about a bloody glove that didn’t fit and unleashed furious debate over race, police and celebrity justice.

A jury swiftly acquitted him, but two years later, Simpson was found liable in civil court for the killings and ordered to pay $33.5 million to survivors, including his children and Goldman’s family.

He is still on the hook for the judgment, which now amounts to about $65 million, according to a Goldman family lawyer.

On Sept. 16, 2007, he led five men he barely knew to the Palace Station casino in Las Vegas in an effort to retrieve items that Simpson insisted were stolen after his acquittal in the 1994 slayings. Two of the men with Simpson in Las Vegas carried handguns, although Simpson still insists he never knew anyone was armed. He says he only wanted to retrieve personal items, mementoes and family photos.

He went to prison in 2008, receiving a stiff sentence that his lawyers said was unfair.

If the nation’s Simpson obsession waned for a while, it resurged last year with the Emmy-winning FX miniseries, “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story,” and the Oscar-winning documentary “O.J.: Made in America.”


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Catalonia worries drive euro down against stronger dollar

The euro slipped against the dollar on Monday after a violence-marred independence vote in Spain’s Catalonia region and as higher U.S. Treasury yields drove the dollar up across the board. “The reaction on the euro is very limited because this is not seen as a general euro zone problem – it’s a hiccup,” said Commerzbank currency strategist Antje Praefcke, in Frankfurt. Against the Swiss franc, often bought at times of uncertainty, the euro dipped to its weakest in three weeks at 1.1407 francs pe


The euro slipped against the dollar on Monday after a violence-marred independence vote in Spain’s Catalonia region and as higher U.S. Treasury yields drove the dollar up across the board. “The reaction on the euro is very limited because this is not seen as a general euro zone problem – it’s a hiccup,” said Commerzbank currency strategist Antje Praefcke, in Frankfurt. Against the Swiss franc, often bought at times of uncertainty, the euro dipped to its weakest in three weeks at 1.1407 francs pe
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Catalonia worries drive euro down against stronger dollar

The euro slipped against the dollar on Monday after a violence-marred independence vote in Spain’s Catalonia region and as higher U.S. Treasury yields drove the dollar up across the board.

Investors were watching the political situation in Spain nervously, after police used batons and rubber bullets to try to prevent Sunday’s vote in a show of force that left hundreds injured.

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy now faces the country’s biggest constitutional crisis in decades, with newspaper editorials saying the banned ballot – in which Catalan officials said 90 percent of voters had chosen to leave Spain – had set the stage for a decisive clash between Madrid and the region.

Many analysts, though, said the impact on the euro would be limited, as at this point most investors were not worried that the vote would have a significantly negative impact on the broader euro zone.

The euro fell 0.49 percent to $1.1754, close to its lowest levels since mid-August.

“The reaction on the euro is very limited because this is not seen as a general euro zone problem – it’s a hiccup,” said Commerzbank currency strategist Antje Praefcke, in Frankfurt.

Against the Swiss franc, often bought at times of uncertainty, the euro dipped to its weakest in three weeks at 1.1407 francs per euro.

Higher U.S Treasury yields helped bolster the greenback.

The 10-year U.S. Treasuries yield rose to 2.337 percent in early trade in London, its highest since mid-July, while the dollar index that tracks it against a basket of six major currencies added 0.46 percent to 93.51.

Data on Friday showed speculators’ net short bets on the dollar rose to their largest since late September 2012.


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