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One injured and one missing after Texas chemical plant explosion

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According to CBS News , the successive explosions occurred at a liquid chemical plant operated by Tri-Chem Industries just outside of the city of Fort Worth in the northern part of the state. But the toxic chemicals are delaying first responders from safely searching for the missing person until Friday. And in 2013, 15 people died in a fire at a fertilizer plant in West. Read More »

Arjun Kapoor Unveils Panipat Teaser Poster

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Panipat: The Great Betrayal! The poster shows just one hand of a warrior holding his sword firmly on the battleground, as one of the most eventful and bloodiest battles ensues in the backdrop. "As for Kriti Sanon , he " needed someone who is lovely and a good performer". Period films have been Ashutosh's forte as the director proved his mettle in Lagaan and Jodhaa Akbar . Read More »

Larry to be Trump's new economic adviser

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Kudlow replaces top economic adviser Gary Cohn , who worked for Trump for over a year and resigned last week. He also said he doesn't like blanket tariffs but softened his position when Trump said the USA would offer exemptions to Canada and Mexico on the steel and aluminium fees. Read More »

WH: Trump Cooperating With Mueller Probe Despite New Subpoena

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The move is the latest in Mueller's almost year-long, wide-ranging probe into possible collusion between Russian agents and members of the Trump campaign during the 2016 presidential election. Trump would not say whether he would fire Mueller if he did look into his finances. The subpoena is a sign that the Mueller investigation continues to pick up steam, even as Trump decries remaining questions about potential coordination between his associates and Russian Federation. Read More »

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA) receives consensus rating of 1.70

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Newman Dignan & Sheerar Inc who had been investing in Alibaba Group Hldg Adr for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $510.84 billion market cap company. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of BABA in report on Thursday, October 19 with "Buy" rating. Kroger Co (NYSE: KR ) has a beta of 0.97, contrast to a beta of 1 for the market, which implies that the stock's price movements are less extreme than the market as a whole. Read More »

Irish PM To Meet With US President Donald Trump

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Mr Varadkar has said efforts should be redoubled after Easter . to resolve the political deadlock at Stormont. Speaking at Brooking Institute in Washington, the Taoiseach also said the failure by Northern Ireland politicians to restore the power sharing executive is "corrosive and dangerous" for the people who elected them to office. Read More »

Condemned 'Stocking Strangler' Carlton Gary declined last meal request before execution

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A clemency hearing is Wednesday before the Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles, which has the authority to commute his death sentence to life without parole, or stay his execution for 90 days. He also has been linked to almost identical attacks in Georgia and NY and he admitted to being at the crime scenes in both states but blamed the rapes and killings on others, claims that were never corroborated, they say. Read More »

Roque blames United Nations rights chief for ICC withdrawal

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In a statement released to media on Wednesday, March 14, Duterte said the withdrawal is due to a "concerted effort" between the United Nations special rapporteurs and the ICC special prosecutor to paint him as a "ruthless and heartless violator of human rights who allegedly caused thousands of extrajudicial killings". Read More »

Florida police: Fatalities reported after pedestrian bridge collapses, completely crushing cars underneath

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Motorists scrambled out of their cars to help. She ran outside and helped pull a woman out her auto, most of which was flattened by the bridge. Miami police warned people to avoid the area. Gov. Rick Scott tweeted that he was headed there as well. "They're in a fact-finding mode" along with authorities, he said of the company. The Miami Herald reported the bridge was installed on Saturday morning. Read More »

Nest Hello Video Doorbell Ships

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Nest devices coming with the Google Assistant would pitch Google more fiercely in front of rivals Alexa and Siri, and would also make Nest products more appealing to those interested in controlling their devices with simple voice commands. Read More »

Ole Miss announces Davis as head coach

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The Blue Raiders won NCAA Tournament games in 2016 and 2017. Middle Tennessee State didn't get the NCAA Tournament bid many believed it deserved, and now the Blue Raiders have lost their coach, too. The 58-year-old MS native won games in both the 2016 and 2017 NCAA Tournaments. Davis will formally begin his new role after MTSU's run in the National Invitation Tournament. Read More »

Moscow confirms role in E. Ghouta offensive

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The Syrian Observatory monitor has blamed both Damascus and Moscow for massive civilian casualties in Eastern Ghouta, though Russian Federation has never admitted to participating in the bombing. Air strikes on the town of Zamalka there killed 12 people on Thursday, it said. "They are burning Ghouta to the ground", said Anas al-Dimashqi, a media activist and resident of Kafr Batna, a town also targeted in intense airstrikes Thursday. Read More »

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes accused of elaborate, yearslong fraud

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What is perhaps most remarkable is how the arrival of investor money - pulled in thanks to outlandish claims that went unchecked - managed to keep the whole Theranos lie in motion. For a short time , consumer health tech company Theranos was the darling of Silicon Valley . The SEC also said it lied about revenue projections and claimed to investors that regulatory approval for its testing technology was voluntary when it wasn't. Read More »

UNRWA on quest for half a billion in funding at Rome conference

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The statement adds that by helping to meet the humanitarian needs of Palestinian refugees, Canada contributes to stability in the region. "In a series of tweets, Trump had said: ". Christopher Gunness, senior spokesperson for UNRWA, said they had started with a 2018 budget deficit of $446m - and although pledges for funding were made, there is "work to do on the funding". Read More »

Syria finds chemical weapons workshop in Ghouta

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In Washington, the Pentagon said Russian Federation should focus on stopping Syrian President Bashar al-Assad from targeting innocent civilians . The United States asked the Security Council to demand an immediate 30-day ceasefire in Damascus and rebel-held eastern Ghouta , where Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces, backed by Russian Federation and Iran, say they are targeting "terrorist" groups which are shelling the capital. Read More »

Britain to build new chemical weapons defence centre

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Moscow has hit out at what it described as the UK's unacceptable provocations and threatened reprisals. In a move to ensure personnel are protected and ready to deploy to areas where the risk of this type of attack exists, Mr Williamson will state how the voluntary vaccination will offer "vital protection against a deadly danger". Read More »

Paul Manafort asks judge to dismiss some charges against him

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District Judge Amy Berman Jackson to dismiss one of two charges against him, saying they accuse him of the same crime of making false statements on forms he filed with the Justice Department's Foreign Agents Registration Act unit. A hearing in that case, before the same judge overseeing Manafort's criminal case, is set for April 4. "It is a blank check the special counsel has cashed, repeatedly". Read More »

Trade War Fears Heat Up as Trump Eyes China

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What isn't speculation is how Trump's tariffs have brought countries to the negotiating table in only days. Washington contemplated the tariffs after accusing Chinese technology companies of intellectual property theft, alleging that United States companies have been forced to give up their technological secrets in order to continue operating in China. Read More »

Brazilian Activist Marielle Franco, Who Protested Police Violence, Has Been Assassinated

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She was particularly known for speaking out against police violence and for social work in the poorest areas of a city, where Brazil's army has been responsible for policing since February after a surge in violence. The deployment of Brazil's military - which security analysts say has so far failed to make any obvious difference - was strongly criticized by Franco who feared this would lead to still more bloodshed and human rights abuses. Read More »

2U Inc (NASDAQ:TWOU) Short Interest Decreased By 5.55%

The stock decreased 2.87% or $1.36 during the last trading session, reaching $46.05. The hedge fund run by Hugh Sloane held 37,400 shares of the commercial banks company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $4.39M, up from 31,500 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

Russian runway paved with gold

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According to the Russian media, cargo worth a whopping $ 378 million was scattered on the runway alone. The Siberian Times , however, said the plane dropped gold bars "as far as 26 kilometers from the airport", and search efforts are still underway. Read More »

Crown Prince Says Saudi will Develop Nuclear Bomb if Iran Does

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An excerpt from the interview was broadcast Thursday on CBS This Morning . Saudi Arabia has not been known to seek nuclear weapons, but its cabinet this week approved a policy for a new atomic energy program. "Many countries around the world and in Europe did not realize how risky Hitler was until what happened", he said. The provocative comments by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ratcheted up the rhetoric in the increasingly volatile rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Iran, which has ... Read More »

Bombs Detonated Along Northern Gaza Border; IDF Tanks Respond

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The IDF reportedly eased the open-fire regulations in response to the heightened tensions, allowing soldiers to use lethal fire to prevent similar approaches to the border fence in future. Media report that an anti-tank missile may have been fired. The area of the attack is a frequent protest ground for Gazan residents. One person was reported injured from shrapnel in another attack. Read More »

Telangana youth among three militants shot dead in Kashmir

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As per the police statement, Taufiq had left home in Manuguru sub-division about less than a year ago to join Ansar ul Gazwat ul Hind, the Al-Qaeda affiliate operating in Jammu and Kashmir. AK-47 rifles, pistols and hand-grenades were found on the slain militants and "no collateral damage took place", a police spokesman said. Earlier, they presumed him to be a foreign militant and buried his body at an undisclosed graveyard in north Kashmir. Read More »

Austin police warn of suspicious boxes after 3 package explosions

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The Austin Police Department said officers will respond to any suspicious package call. It is not yet clear if there was any tie to the third family who received a bomb, which left a 75-year-old Hispanic woman in critical condition. She said the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives was leading the federal investigation. "We don't know what the motive behind these may be", Manley said. Read More »

Thousands flee Syria's besieged Eastern Ghouta as army closes in

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Al-Mayadeen TV showed buses waiting to pick up civilians. State-run Al-Ihkbariya said civilians would be taken to a center for identification and relief. "They are burning Ghouta to the ground", said Anas al-Dimashqi, a media activist and resident of Kafr Batna, a town also targeted in intense airstrikes Thursday. Read More »

Jeremy Corbyn backs his spokesman on Russian Federation

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He hit back at criticism by MPs - including many on Labour benches - of Mr Corbyn's response to Mrs May's statement. Corbyn called for the government to work with the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons and asked how May had responded to Russian demands for a sample. Read More »

Slovakia's prime minister offers to resign after journalist's killing

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Most-Hid leader Bela Bugar said his party welcomed the plan. Political analyst Pavol Babos said tensions should now ease, though he believes Fico will continue to call the shots from behind the scenes. The killings reignited debate about corruption and press freedom in Slovakia , triggering mass anti-government demonstrations across the country. Kiska should respect the outcome of the 2016 parliamentary elections, respect and uphold the coalition agreement that forms the basis of the ... Read More »

EU's Tusk urges Trump to revive EU-US trade talks

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The duties will apply in addition to any other duty that applies to those imports. China runs a $375 billion trade surplus with the United States and when President Xi Jinping's top economic adviser visited Washington recently, the administration pressed him to come up with a way of reducing that number. Read More »

Varadkar to offer USA visa deal to protect undocumented Irish

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Now on the Taoiseach's annual St. Patrick's Day visit to the US, Varadkar has so far made an address in the capital to call for the official recognition of the Irish language in Northern Ireland , while also making specific reference to the same-sex laws in the state. Read More »

RJD Wins Araria, Jehanabad; BJP Retains Bhabua

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RJD's Sarfaraz Alam , son of deceased MP Taslimuddin, who was trailing in initial rounds of counting, has further consolidated his lead margin in Araria Lok Sabha seat where counting of votes is still underway. His party colleague Sushil Kumar Modi, the deputy Chief Minister of Bihar , also made an unsubtle statement in a tweet last evening. "The Modi Mania, the cries of Harr Harr Modi, Ghar Ghar Modi have evaporated, so they are fretting", said Rabri Devi . Read More »

Threat Causes Lockdown At Atlantic City High School

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As of 11:30 a.m., the lockdown at Righetti High School has been lifted. Sheriff's officials say some students at Righetti saw the threat online and mistakenly believed it was related to their school. Students across the nation protested gun violence on Wednesday by walking out of their schools for a 17-minute demonstration. The disturbing discovery comes one the heels of #NationalWalkoutDay , in which thousands of students across the country walked out of their classroom to speak out to ... Read More »

Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key join movie Wendell and Wild

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Oscar-winner Jordan Peele is reuniting with his Key & Peele co-star Keegan-Michael Key, to lend their voices to the stop-motion animated feature WENDELL & WILD for Netflix with Academy Award nominee Henry Selick set to direct. The characters will be designed by Argentinian artist Pablo Lobato . The duo will be portraying Wendell and Wild , two demon brothers who will be battling their arch enemy to get out of hell. Read More »

Family of Slain DNC Staffer Seth Rich Is Now Suing Fox News

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On Tuesday Joel and Mary Rich filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of NY and are seeking damages for "mental anguish and emotional distress, emotional pain and suffering, and any other physical and mental injuries", according to court documents . Read More »

Dhinakaran displays show of strength at party launch

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The by-poll was necessitated by the death of late chief minister J Jayalalithaa . Recently, Southern superstar Kamal Haasan has also made his political debut with Makal Needhi Maiam. "This is not a separate party, we are fighting for the custody of AIADMK and the two-leaves symbol, he said". In fact, this was his passport to Fort St George, when he won a bypoll from her erstwhile constituency, R.K. Read More »

Victim, gunman dead after shooting at UAB Hospital-Highlands

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Check back for details. The incident happened around or just after 7 p.m. Wednesday at the hospital located at 1201 11th Avenue South in Birmingham. "It is with a heavy heart that we announce to you this evening the passing of one of our colleagues", the university official, Anthony Patterson, wrote in an email to hospital employees late Wednesday. Read More »

Maran brothers discharged in illegal telephone exchange case

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According to Special judge Natarajan, he claimed that he has discharged all the 7 accused in in the case as there was no prima facie evidence in order to prove them guilty. Bills were not raised for the same, which caused loss to the exchequer. More than 700 telecom lines had been installed at their residences in Boat Club and Gopalapuram here, the agency charged. Read More »

PM Modi salutes bravery of CRPF jawans killed in Sukma attack

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The minister further asserted that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government is fully committed to ensuring the full safety and security of the jawans. Ahir said that Naxals have been carrying out attacks in frustration. Of this, Rs 20 lakh would be given to the widows of the deceased CRPF personnel and Rs 5 lakh to their parents, an official said on Tuesday. Read More »

Loyola Chicago Ramblers vs. Miami Hurricanes Betting Preview 03/15/18

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The top scorer this season for Miami has been Lonnie Walker IV. He was cleared by doctors Monday after missing 11 games with a stress fracture in his left foot. This season, the Ramblers lost just five games all season. Sure, Loyola notched an impressive road win, but it's not a win that convinces me the Ramblers are capable of winning "step-up" games in March. Read More »

Bears miss out on big dance, NIT bound

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OR was given a No. 3 seed to the 2018 National Invitation Tournament and will face sixth-seeded Rider Tuesday at 7 p.m.in the opening round at Matthew Knight Arena. Nebraska's game against the Sun Devils (21-12, 10-8 Pac-12) will be the eighth all-time meeting between the Huskers and Arizona State . "But when we went to sleep and we woke up (Monday) morning and we met again as a team, we started thinking more broadly of the consequences of our actions and that it's not just going to ... Read More »

Tubby Smith Fired From Memphis After Two Seasons

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Tubby Smith has released a statement hours after being fired as the men's head basketball coach at the University of Memphis Wednesday afternoon. Smith, a Hall of Famer, left Texas Tech in 2016 to take over the Tigers' program. After beating USF in the American tournament opening round Thursday, Smith said he felt "pretty comfortable, pretty confident about what we've done this year and how we're growing the program". Read More »

White House Ready to Pursue Gaza Projects Without Palestinian Authority

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However, the Palestinian Authority refused to attend the meeting due to the Donald Trump administration's policy regarding Jerusalem. Palestinians are angered at Mr. The terror group's spokesmen and other senior officials said the so-called assassination attempt was "calculated and preplanned", Palestinian Affairs expert Khaled Abu Toameh reported . Read More »

SP wrests Yogi Adityanath's Gorakhpur bastion in UP bypoll

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The party, she added, may hold Lok Sabha polls along with assembly elections in seven-eight states. The victories in Phulpur and Gorakhpur of the SP-BSP alliance has proved to be a big setback for the BJP. The lead cartoon by Satish Acharya in Mail Today shows Rahul and Sonia Gandhi looking thoughtfully at Akhilesh Yadav balancing atop a bicycle (the SP logo), which is held up by an elephant (the BSP logo). Read More »

Nobel-winning professor's wife found dead at landfill in IL

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While the body of the 80-year-old Sumire Negish ( wife of the Nobel Prize winner) was spotted in Rockford, the husband was walking nearby and was later taken to a hospital. The Japanese scientist won a Nobel Prize in chemistry in 2010 for a palladium-catalyzed cross coupling technique to link carbon atoms. The Negishi family told local news channel WTHR that they believed the couple had been trying to find their way to the airport and got "disoriented" along the way. Read More »