Tuesday, February 27, 2018

FEB 27, 2018 - 1:00 PM ET - 10 BRIEF NEWS ITEMS, 8 PHOTOS & 4 VIDEOS

I'm going to start publishing all my posts between 1:00 and 4:00 PM. 

If I'm late with one, I'll publish it the next day in the same time frame as above.

Thanks. Forrest. 


*"North Carolina man murdered on Facebook Live was outing suspected drug 

dealers. WINGATE, N.C. –  Police are actively searching for a man who they say 

is armed and dangerous following a deadly shooting near Wingate University 

Monday morning that was caught on Facebook Live.

Wingate police say they received a call about 10:15 a.m. about a man who had 

been shot on Jerome Street. When officers arrived they say they found a man in 

his 50s, now identified as Prentis Robinson, laying face down with several gun 

shot wounds. He was pronounced dead on scene."

"This image taken from Facebook Live shows Prentis Robinson seconds before 

he was shot and killed by an unknown assailant."  (Facebook Live via Fox 46).

*"Boy trapped in lift after urinating on control panel." Jen Mills. Monday 26 Feb 

2018, 1:32 pm.


 *"Finland's new pandas enjoy snow. Finland's new pandas were being allowed 

outside for the first time since arriving in the country last month." 18 Feb 2018.

From the section Europe.


*"The Movie That Won the Best Picture Oscar the Year You Were Born. While you 

were being welcomed into the world, these films were welcoming their own 

miracle." By DeAnna Janes. Feb 26, 2018. Paste Copy and paste

picture-winning-movies-full-list/ into your URL above to read and see more.

*"Europe freezes in Siberian blast. From priests in a snowball fight at the Vatican 

City to icy scenes in Switzerland." 26 Feb 2018. From the section Europe.

*"Google Phone app adds voicemail transcription for T-Mobile users."

Brittany A. Roston - Feb 26, 2018.

"Voicemail is annoying and, at times, can feel archaic. That’s what makes 

voicemail transcription so appealing, and now that feature have arrived for T-

Mobile customers who use the Google Phone app. Google pushed out an update 

for its Phone app today, bringing multiple changing including voicemail 

transcription for T-Mobile customers."

*"India in Pictures.




*"20 States Sue Federal Government Seeking End to Obamacare. A coalition of 

20 U.S. states sued the federal government on Monday over Obamacare, 

claiming the law was no longer constitutional after the repeal last year of its 

requirement that people have health insurance or pay a fine.

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)

Monday, 26 Feb 2018 10:56 PM.

© 2018 Thomson/Reuters. All rights reserved.

*On Google's search page today: "Explore the icons and moments in Black 


*"Norway's Underground Doomsday Seed Vault Is Under Threat From Climate 

Change. Norway plans to spend roughly $12.7 million to upgrade its “doomsday” 

seed vault, the world’s largest repository built to protect crops and plants from 

natural and man-made disasters."  By FLORA CARR, 7:51 AM EST.

"A general view of the entrance of the international gene bank Svalbard Global 

Seed Vault (SGSV), outside Longyearbyen on Spitsbergen, Norway, on February 

29, 2016."

JUNGE, HEIKO—AFP/Getty Images.

*"The All-New 2019 Ford Mustang BULLITT: BULLITT is Back | Mustang | Ford."

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