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Kenyan opposition leader stages shadow inauguration

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On Tuesday, the government cut live transmission of the country's top three TV channels, warning that media licenses would be revoked if the mock inauguration was broadcast. It also said it ruled against Kenyatta because the commission refused to open its computer system for court scrutiny to dispel Odinga's claims. He urged Kenya's opposition leader to learn from Ghana's experience and work on electoral reforms to ensure fairness and transparency in the election processes. Read More »

Thieves busted with 9000 pounds of oranges crammed into 3 cars

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According to Europa Press , the incident took place in the Seville town of Carmona on January 26. Police arrested five people for allegedly trying to make off with this juicy loot . While one was being driven by a couple and their adult son, the other was a tourism vehicle driven by two brothers. The drivers claimed they were "coming from very far away and had been stopping and collecting oranges along the way", Europa Press reported. Read More »

Body found in Fairfax County park positively identified as Jholie Moussa, 16

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Moussa told her sister she needed to go out for a minute. Police say they are able to identify Moussa publicly because of written consent provided by the family, as required by a new state law which prohibits police from providing identifying information of the discovery of a juvenile body unless parental consent is provided. Read More »

Stormy Daniels Implies New Statement Denying Affair with Trump Is a Fraud

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The First Lady travelled separately from the President to the set piece occasion, with the couple having travelled together to Mr Trump's previous speech to Congress a year ago. Her answer was the porn star's equivalent of a Mona Lisa smile: "I'll call you whatever you want me to call you, baby". While every modern First Lady has immediately moved to the White House along with her husband, Melania opted to stay in NY so that her and President Donald Trump's son Barron could finish ... Read More »

Rise of robots 'could put almost 230000 jobs at risk'

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It finds that it is those cities with relatively weak economies in the North that are vulnerable to job losses, with cities in the South at relatively less risk. In Sunderland, nearly one in five jobs at risk are in retail and one in eight are in customer services. In addition to the Sports Direct warehouse, the town's main employers include the print and packaging firm Linney and electronic appliance company Glenair - meaning machinery is poised to take the burden of a majority of the town's ... Read More »

House GOP declares war on the FBI

The controversial, four-page document was written by House Intelligence Committee Chair Devin Nunes , a member of the Trump transition team. Committee Republicans also rejected a request by Democrats to publicly release a Democratic counter memo based on the same underlying intelligence , but which Democrats said would show the GOP memo was based on "cherry-picked intelligence ". Read More »

AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)- Active Eye Catching Stocks on Analysts Reviews

AKS stock was most active as around 13055846 shares exchanged on hands in the recent trading session. About 465,200 shares traded. It has outperformed by 5.04% the S&P500. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Tuesday, October 17. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Credit Suisse on Thursday, January 12. In general, if the indicator goes above -20, the stock may be considered overbought. Read More »

German Automakers Funded Emissions Tests on Monkeys and Humans

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There are calls for an inquiry into tests at Volkswagen which reportedly involved exposing monkeys to toxic diesel fumes. As first reported by the New York Times over the weekend , VW, Daimler and BMW funded an institute created to come up with research to support the notion that diesel engines are cleaner and safer than other fuel alternatives. Read More »

Mueller interviewed Facebook staffer who worked on Trump campaign, report says

Trump has repeatedly denied rumors that he meant to fire Mueller. Asked when an interview could happen, Trump replied that he didn't know exactly. According to the Times , McGahn refused to carry out Trump's order to fire Mueller and threatened to resign, telling senior White House officials that firing the special counsel would have " a catastrophic effect " on the presidency. Read More »

Second Person of Interest Was Identified in Days After Las Vegas Shooting

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Paddock's name will be in his report , according to the court. While the documents did not reveal any details about the suspects in the case, one of the pages revealed Haig's name. Originally from the Philippines, Danley lived in Australia for quite some time before moving to the U.S. When she was asked at the time about her involvement in the shooting, she said: "I can't comment at the moment". Read More »

Second-hand store find unveils top-secret Australian documents

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The ABC has obtained hundreds of documents, some labelled "top-secret", stretching right back to the Howard Government. The broadcaster said the files could easily have fallen into the wrong hands as the sale was not limited to Australians and the documents could have been passed on to a foreign agent or government. Read More »

An anti-military rant on the taxpayers' dime

They're dumb (expletive). They're not like high level thinkers, they're not academic people, they're not intellectual people. He said that criticizing war as a general public policy is legitimate, but that Salcido should not have intentionally "besmirched the intellect of people who serve our country". Read More »

Man holed up in Minneapolis hotel has warrant out of Arizona

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The hotel is not being evacuated. Police say the man claimed to have a gun but they did not immediately find one. Lapiska says no one was hurt. Officers have been on the scene on the 600 block of Washington Avenue since about midnight. Tombarge said the police did not use the term "hostage situation" throughout the day, adding "It's unclear what this is". University spokesman Chuck Tombarge said the man was still in the room Tuesday morning. Read More »

Thursday PM Local Alert Weather Forecast

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Monday should be sunny, with a high near 88 and a north northeast wind at 10 to 15 miles per hour becoming east southeast at five to 10 miles per hour in the morning. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. North, northeast wind 9 to 11 miles per hour. Friday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. It will still be windy tonight with gusts to near 30 miles per hour. Read More »

Pro-life leaders decry Senate failure to pass 20-week abortion ban

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The 20-week ban , named the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, is central to the strategy of the anti-abortion movement, which is newly emboldened under Mr. Anthony List , an anti-abortion group, said Democrats up for re-election "ought to vote in line with their constituents and support this compassionate bill ". Read More »

Liverpool back to winning ways with victory over Huddersfield Town

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No side has scored fewer second-half goals in the Premier League this season than Huddersfield (7), with the Terriers also conceding more after the interval than any other side (30). Huddersfield failed to fashion any real threat to get back into the match and Liverpool put proceedings to bed in the 77th minute when Mohamed Salah converted a penalty after Can was brought down in the area. Read More »

Tremors shake Delhi, Srinagar after 6.1 magnitude natural disaster hit Afghanistan

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Tremors were felt in several parts of northern India, including Delhi-NCR, Jammu and Kashmir and Rajasthan. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage to buildings there. There have been no reports of damage in Kabul or in Islamabad, both of which were shaken by the impact. Strong shocks were felt in Pakistan's major cities including Lahore, Quetta, Peshawar, Faisalabad, Sialkot, Sheikhupura, Sargodha, Jhelum, Nankana, Minawali, Chiniot, Abbotabad, Muzaffarabad, Lasbela, ... Read More »

Radio host insults Tom Brady's five-year-old daughter

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He said he didn't think "my children or anybody else's children deserve to be in that". Tom Brady is defending his daughter after the host of a radio show called his little girl an "annoying little pissant". "Remember for 34 years I used to sit in the stands and feel it from the other way". "I think everyone loves a doormat in this league". "We all have careers and we all make mistakes", the Patriots QB said during Super Bowl Opening Night in Minnesota on January 29. Read More »

Gone at last? Paul Simon announces "farewell" London concert

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Paul will be heading our way on Sunday 15th July with Homeward Bound - The Farewell Performance , plus some very special guests including the iconic #JamesTaylor & His All-Star Band, #BonnieRaitt and more to be announced very soon...???? Bonnie Raitt and James Taylor will open. Read More »

Top GOP leader rejects need for Congress to protect special counsel Mueller

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Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., said on ABC's "This Week", adding that "Mr. Mueller is the flawless guy to get to the bottom of all this, and he will". President Donald Trump's lawyers are reportedly reviewing a 1997 federal appeals court ruling involving a former agriculture secretary as they negotiate terms of an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller . Read More »

Trade to top PM Theresa May's agenda during trip to China

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More than 500 Chinese enterprises have set up their offices in Britain, with a total of 21.8 billion dollars invested in projects ranging from traditional areas like trade, finance and telecommunications to such emerging areas as new energy, high-end manufacturing, infrastructure and research centers. Read More »

Michelle Obama's First Post-White House Interview Will Be on 'Ellen'

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The two amusing ladies lived about a block-and-a-half apart, and Megan remembers being impressed by how well Ellen and her "lovely roommate" got along. Of her career dreams, she said: "I'm not quite sure yet because I'm so young". "I would like to be a singer and musician when I grow up". From hilarious shopping trips with Oprah and Michelle Obama to cracking us all up with her love of scaring people , you've gotta admit she's pretty entertaining. Read More »

Palestinian Activists Attack US Diplomats Visiting Bethlehem

According to report, the digital marketing workshop was under way when protesters barged in. Odeh also stressed that the American Delegation was received in Bethlehem today in the light of the American Zionist attack and the Palestinian national decision, which states that U.S. Read More »

Letters to BS on BJP 'accommodating' Rahul at Central Corridor of Parliament

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Alleging that the jacket was bought with the "black' money fleeced from Meghalayan State exchequer by rampant corruption", the Meghalaya BJP said that Rahul instead could have given a report card of the state government. If Congress president Rahul Gandhi is under the impression that he has managed to evolve as the "king of pun and sarcasm" (mostly by attacking the rival Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Prime Minister Narendra Modi ) with his witty and sharp one-liners on Twitter in ... Read More »

Russian Federation to set up committee to reform Syrian constitution

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The Russia-led Sochi congress concluded Tuesday with the announcement that it would set up a committee to reform the Syrian constitution, but was marred by last minute dropouts and protests from opposition delegates. "I had to say something, but now they have forced me out of the conference and they won't allow me back again", Hamdan al-Khedir, a former Syrian police officer, said later by phone. Read More »

Kenya: Raila Odinga takes symbolic oath

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Kenyatta won a second presidential term with 98% of the vote following a controversial election re-run in November. An estimated crowd of 15,000 gathered in a central Nairobi park on Tuesday to cheer Mr Odinga as he took a symbolic presidential oath. Read More »

Hamas: Top official in Gaza dies after mysterious shooting

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Three weeks ago , the scientist shot himself in the head while "inspecting his personal weapon in his home", according to the same Hamas spokesman. Al-Alami was a long-term fixture of Hamas leadership in the Gaza Strip, and was one of members of the founding generation of Hamas leaders. Read More »

United Kingdom court rules mass surveillance bill unlawful

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In 2016, DRIPA was replaced by the Investigatory Powers Act, which more-or-less contained the exact same powers as the previous Act. Tom Watson added, "This legislation was flawed from the start". It also lets police and other public bodies authorise their own access, rather than requiring consent from a court or independent body. On December 21, 2016, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled that general and indiscriminate retention of traffic and data by United Kingdom authorities ... Read More »

Bareilly DM protests against Kasganj violence, upsets Yogi

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Singh had also written about an incident previous year in Khelam area of Bareilly when a group of Kanwariyas or Shiva devotees took out a procession through Muslim-majority village and allegedly raised anti-Pakistan slogans. Singh had also said in the post that a similar incident had occurred in Khailam in Bareilly after which there was stone pelting and cases were registered. Read More »

Three killed when helicopter crashes into California home

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The crash happened about 2 p.m.at Bristol St. and Bayview Place, according to the Newport Beach Fire Department. The four-seat Robinson 44 helicopter was carrying four passengers , said Ian Gregor, a spokesperson for the Federal Aviation Administration. Read More »

Finsbury Park terror attack accused 'hoped to kill Jeremy Corbyn'

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Osborne told the court: 'It would have been like winning the lottery'. The court heard that Osborne had not initially entered a defence statement, but did as the prosecution case drew to a close on Friday. Taking to the witness box, Mr Osborne said "a guy called Dave " was driving the van during the attack. He said he remembered peering out of the van before the impact and said it "sort of reminded me of Hungry Hippos". Read More »

Dem asks EPA's Pruitt if Morocco is a 's---hole' country

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And when Campbell observed that his father had described Trump as "dangerous", Pruitt replied: "You know, your dad is very astute". Back in the halcyon days of 2016, before Scott Pruitt cozied up to President Donald Trump and was named head of the EPA, he conducted a radio interview absolutely dismissing the president's constitutional bona fides. Read More »

Chris Christie becoming a member of ABC Information as contributor

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Former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and his wife, Mary Pat, listen to newly sworn in New Jersey Governor, Phil Murphy, speaking after taking the oath of office in Trenton, New Jersey, U.S., January 16, 2018. We've all gone through this before", Christie said, "and I don't think we've met that high standard yet as to President Trump. But the decision on McCabe's future came down to Wray, Christie said. Read More »

Cape City's water deadline estimated to be April 16

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But actually it is a significant victory. Once the water has been turned off, no water will come out the taps, fire services would be unable to extract water from fire hydrants, and residents would not be able to flush their toilets. The DA governs at municipal and provincial level in the Cape. The level of Theewaterskloof Dam, once Cape Town's biggest provider of water, is now estimated at less than 10 percent. Read More »

Under fire, govt drops plan to issue orange passports

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Yes, they can be used as address proof. After objections raised in many quarters, including by Congress president Rahul Gandhi, the external affairs ministry on Tuesday did a complete volte-face and made a decision to continue printing the last page of passports while dropping the plan to issue separate orange-coloured passports to citizens with ECR (Emigration Check Required) status, that is mostly required by less-skilled workers. Read More »

Fernando Alonso *might* win Le Mans with Toyota

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For now, the 36-year-old Spaniard is slated to compete in seven of the eight races on the WEC schedule, which kicks off May 5 at Spa in Belgium, followed by the 24 Hours of Le Mans on June 16-17. However, he could make the 6 Hours of Shanghai on November 18 - one week before the season-ending Abu Dhabi GP. It's another new step for Alonso, who recently undertook his first stint in endurance racing at the 24 hours of Daytona, unfortunately, retiring through the night in 38th place. Read More »

BBC Radio 1's Biggest Weekend is coming to Coventry this May

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The Biggest WeekendMay 25-28, in four UK citiesBy its own accounts, Ticketmaster UK celebrated its "biggest ever festival and stadium season" in 2017, with 142 box offices across the country and more than three million tickets scanned. This means a percentage of tickets will only be available to the areas local to the festival destinations - 26,000 have been reserved for those living in Swansea, 25,000 for those in Coventry, 20,000 for those in Perth and 18,000 for those in Belfast. Read More »

Man City Signs Jack Harrison From NYCFC, Loans Him to Middlesbrough

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The displays evidently caught the eye of some Premier League sides, and Harrison appears poised to get his move to England before the end of the January window. Harrison is quickly establishing himself as one of the best English talents in world football, never mind the MLS, but he is nowhere near a household name. Read More »

Employee behind false Hawaii missile alert believed there was an actual emergency

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The report, presented by James Wiley, attorney advisor at the FCC's Cybersecurity and Communications Reliability Division, recounts the events of that Saturday morning and presents a timeline to put them into context. Pacific Command. The worker, whose name has not been released, has refused to talk to the FCC, but federal regulators got information from his written statement that state officials provided. Read More »

Hillary Clinton and I are done

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Patti Solis Doyle, Clinton's 2008 campaign manager, Monday told CNN she investigated the case and determined that there was, indeed, sexual harassment. One could argue that this was well before Harvey Weinstein and the #MeToo movement, a time before people understood the breadth and the insidious nature of workplace sexual harassment - an argument that Clinton appears to be making. Read More »

APCC observes 70th death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

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President Ram Nath Kovind pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and salutes the father of the nation on his 70th death anniversary. Remembering Mahatma Gandhi, YK Sinha said that not only Indian community but the whole world remembers "Bapu" for his remarkable work. Read More »