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Ranking NK official apparently visiting China

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Shah reiterated Trump's plans to meet Kim, saying the United States led worldwide pressure campaign against Pyongyang "has paid dividends and has brought the North Koreans to the table". The train's arrival Monday had sparked speculation that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was visiting China. The heavily armored train's most important feature might be security. Read More »

S.Korea readying building for N.Korea summit

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Officials plan to use the talks at the northern side of Panmunjom to determine the date and agenda of the meeting between North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Media quoted Kim as saying the issue can be resolved if South Korea and the U.S. respond to the North's efforts with goodwill and create an atmosphere of peace and stability. Read More »

Malala Returns to Pakistan Six Years after Shot by Taliban

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Malala had also successfully founded and established the Malala Foundation, and is now in pursuit of her tertiary education at Oxford University since August of a year ago. She is expected to stay in Pakistan for four days. She was hit in the head, and was airlifted to the Military Hospital in Peshawar. The 19-year-old youngest recipient of the Nobel prize sent out her first series of tweets, symbolising education as the key driving force behind her actions. Read More »

Leading Rockets reach 60 wins with rout of lowly Hawks

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Harden scored 21 points, including 10 of Houston's 12 points in overtime, to lift the Rockets to a 100-96 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Thursday night. He made it up by getting to the free throw line very often and converting 13-of-18 attempts. Harden had three turnovers over the next two minutes and another possession ended because the shot clock ran out. Read More »

City Police Seek Public's Help in Investigation of Kwik Fill Hold Up

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Three persons including military officer, policeman together with an unemployed man have been arrested for allegedly attacking and robbing some bank customers. The suspect fled the scene driving a gray four-door Hyundai Elantra. He was dressed in a blue and white colored plaid button down long sleeve shirt, tan trousers, light-colored baseball cap and a fake brown beard. Read More »

Russian shopping mall fire kills dozens

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The prosecutors will pay special attention to the alarm and fire-extinguishing systems and if any violations are found will take immediate steps to ensure the problems are solved, TASS reported. However, Rossiya 24 TV, a national broadcaster, said an electrical fault was the most likely cause - as in most previous deadly fires in Russian Federation. Read More »

Iowa Mother Mourns After 4 Family Members Found Dead in Mexico

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On Sunday, Jason Hill told The Canadian Press that his longtime friend Marc Poulin had told him he was anxious about the impact of an anti-malarial drug he was required to take before serving in Afghanistan. "Our main concern right now is getting our family back". The Sharps' family members made a decision to wait for the last flight from Cancun to St. Read More »

White House denies probe into loans to Kushner company

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White House attorneys are examining whether two loans totaling more than $500 million to Jared Kushner's family business may have violated any criminal laws or federal ethics regulations, according to a letter from a federal ethics agency made public Monday. Read More »

Most of Kentucky under flood watch

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Round of heavy rain continue to work across the region through Thursday , with some thunderstorms getting into the mix. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Winds between 20 to 30 miles per hour are expected, with gusts up to 40 mph possible. Come Friday , that won't change, as a high of 72, low of 50 and north winds from 5 to 10 miles per hour are expected. Read More »

Poland signs deal to buy Patriot missile defense system

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The deal, which will initially include two Patriot batteries, was finalized just a month after the Kremlin permanently deployed nuclear-capable Iskander cruise missiles to its Kaliningrad exclave on the Polish border. In the Phase 2, Poland intends to acquire additional Patriot fire units, gallium nitride-based, 360-degree detection capable Active Electronically Scanning Array Radars, and SkyCeptor™, a low-priced interceptor missile. Read More »

Corbyn under fire over backlog of Labour anti-Semitism cases

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The Labour MPs said they wanted to "drain the cesspit" of anti-Semitism within their party as they joined an extraordinary 600-strong protest organised by Jewish leaders in Parliament Square. "I am writing to request that you take firm action against the Newark Labour Party". "The Labour Party needs to live up to its higher ideals", the statement continues. Read More »

Justices struggle with partisan redistricting again

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O'Malley's frank admission is at the heart of what is becoming an unprecedented look at partisan gerrymandering by the Supreme Court . The report projects that Democrats would need to win the national popular vote for congressional districts by a almost 11 percentage point margin over Republicans to gain more than the roughly two dozen seats they need to flip control of the Republican-led chamber. Read More »

Trump ends deportation protections for Liberians

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The programme was set up to give refuge to victims of one of the most horrific massacres in the Liberian Civil War. "I'm pleading with the President and Congress to extend DED", one recipient, Nancy Harris of Alabama - who's been in the USA for 18 years with her husband, a pastor - told reporters Monday. Read More »

Universities on Budget 2018: Strong postsecondary institutions will ensure a strong Ontario

The budget will give all kinds of goodies to a wide range of Ontarians, including a new drug and dental plan for those without any other health coverage; full prescription drugs for anyone under 25 and seniors over 65; major investments in home care for seniors and the disabled; a commitment to create 30,000 new long-term care beds over the next 10 years and a promise to increase care from registered nurses in long-term care homes. Read More »

Adderall-maker Shire jumps on buyout interest by Takeda

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Varonis Systems Inc now has $1.69B valuation. The stock increased 15.51% or $19.99 during the last trading session, reaching $148.86. About 691,266 shares traded. About 6.89 million shares traded or 436.15% up from the average. Shire plc ( NASDAQ : SHPG ) has risen 4.69% since March 27, 2017 and is uptrending. Read More »

One dead in San Francisco hit-and-run

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A driver plowed a vehicle into several people in San Francisco on Wednesday, critically wounding four, before fleeing the scene and triggering a manhunt, police said . One person was killed when a driver rammed into a group of pedestrians in San Francisco after threatening them with an ax, CBS SF reports. The Associated Press reports the crash happened in an industrial neighborhood along the waterfront a few miles from the city's financial district. Read More »

Parliament bids farewell to 60 Rajya Sabha retiring members

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He noted that their presence in the House would be missed when it decides on critical issues like the anti-instant triple talaq bill. In his farewell address to the retiring members, the PM said, "all those who are retiring from the House today have their own significance and each of them tried their best to contribute to the glorious future of this country". Read More »

Quebec mosque shooting suspect Bissonnette pleads guilty

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Turning to the families and friends of the victims and survivors packed into the courtroom, he offered an apology but added, "I know my actions are unforgivable". Bissonnette - at the time a student in the social sciences faculty at Laval University - also faced five charges of attempted murder. A vigil to commemorate the one-year anniversary of the Quebec City mosque shooting was held on January 29, 2018 in addition to the many vigils held shortly after the attack. Read More »

How Roseanne's Revival Premiere Did In The Ratings

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Clooney, 56, played Booker Brooks, Roseanne and Jackie's foreman (and Jackie's boyfriend) in 11 episodes when the show premiered back in 1998. The revival of the TV sitcom " Roseanne " caused quite a stir when star and creator Roseanne Barr first announced her character would be a Donald Trump supporter . Read More »

Shah's brain fade: BS Yeddyurappa govt most corrupt!

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Mr Shah immediately corrected himself. But that didn't check the rapid circulation of the video clip on social media, mostly by Congress supporters. In 2017, when the BJP president was on a three-day visit to Karnataka, he had mistakenly taken the name of Yeddyurappa and not Chief Minister Siddaramaiah while criticising the Congress for their "non-performance" in the state. Read More »

Ecuador cuts off Julian Assange's internet at embassy

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The Ecuadorean government Wednesday restricted access to communications of the journalist and founder of WikiLeaks , Julian Assange , who has been in Ecuador's embassy in the United Kingdom since 2012, for violating an agreement in which he had pledged not to comment on the affairs of other countries. Read More »

President Trump fires Veterans Affairs Secretary Shulkin

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Ronny L. Jackson as his replacement. Until Jackson is confirmed by the Senate, Trump said, Robert Wilkie of the Department of Defense will serve as acting secretary of the VA. Gen. H.R. McMaster. Having pushed through legislation in Trump's first year making it easier to fire bad VA employees and speed disability appeals, Shulkin leaves behind a department in disarray. Read More »

Pulse shooter's initial target was Disney site

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Prosecutors have argued that Salman initially told investigators her husband acted without her knowledge, but later said that she knew he was watching Islamic State recruitment videos, had bought an assault rifle and had examined three possible sites for attack. Read More »

2 young children found dead in auto seats

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The children's mother, 20-year-old Brittany Velasquez, faces two counts of murder, according to the sheriff's office. At around 11:15 p.m., detectives from the Pinal Sheriff's Office were called to assist the Superior Police Department after they found the bodies, the station reports. Read More »

Mueller investigation draws most direct line between Trump campaign and Russia

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Van Der Zwaan, 33, says "his days are empty and lonely". Compared to death by poison and financial ruin, a few years in the federal prison should be manageable for van der Zwaan. US news accounts of Mueller's court filing said the description of the former Russian intelligence official appeared to match that of Konstantin Kilimnik, a Ukrainian-based aide employed by Gates and Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort when they worked for years as consultants on behalf of former Ukrainian President ... Read More »

Trump's lawyer allegedly raised possibility of pardons for Manafort, Flynn

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Three people with knowledge of the discussions told the newspaper that Dowd floated the idea of offering the pardons as Mueller built his cases against the former Trump advisers. He has since pleaded guilty to lying to investigators to avoid trial over charges similar to those against Manafort. Mueller was appointed to investigate any links between Trump associates and Russian Federation, as well as other matters that arise out of his investigation. Read More »

Overcast Saturday before rain returns Sunday

Tomorrow night: Mostly clear, colder. High temperatures will be slightly cooler behind Tuesday night's front. By later on this afternoon though the clouds have thickened up, and a few isolated showers will be possible as a cold front begins to track through the area. Read More »

Teen candidates say school board could use some youth

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Twelve of these were submitted - several other candidates expressed interest but did not fully apply. "My executive board has made a decision on this", said Hannan, who added she wouldn't mind "having another conversation" with the district's attorney, Matt Upton. Read More »

France Mourns as Christian Police Officer 'Hero' Honored with State Funeral

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And speaking about the terror threat facing France Macron said: "This is a new test". France will seek to use its traditional strength in mathematics. Two people close to Lakdim were detained for questioning Monday. "You behaved in your last moments just as you behaved throughout your whole life: as a patriot, as a good man, as a man with a big heart ", his brother Damien wrote on Facebook. Read More »

Ireland Sets Date For Controversial Abortion Referendum

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It has been confirmed that the abortion referendum will be held on May 25th. Minister for Health Simon Harris said the issue had been discussed by politicians for a long time and that it's time for the people to have their say. Demonstrators hold posters as they march for more liberal Irish abortion laws in Dublin, Ireland . Under the proposed legislation, access to abortion in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy would be accompanied by rigid medical protocols, including a pause period ... Read More »

Former Disney Channel star joins White House press team

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While her former TV co-stars are busy starring in blockbuster movies and going wild on Instagram , Sunshine has joined President Donald Trump and co.as the newest addition to his press team. In college, she was involved with the American Enterprise Institute and an active member of her school's Model United Nations team, ' Walters said. Caroline Sunshine attends the the Celebrity Experience Interactive Event at Universal Studios Hollywood, July 9, 2014, in Universal City, Calif. Read More »

Lululemon sales still strong despite CEO's departure

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Goldman Sachs maintained Lululemon Athletica Inc . BidaskClub lowered shares of Lululemon Athletica from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 10th. Jefferies upgraded Lululemon Athletica Inc . (NASDAQ: LULU ) for 7,191 shares. Shifting gears, we can see that Lululemon Athletica Inc . The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, September 8 by Jefferies. Read More »

Man wanted in assaults of two women in Bensonhurst

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A London man is charged with sexual assault and kidnapping after a teenage woman was coaxed into a vehicle near downtown in the middle of the night this weekend, police say. A criminal complaint in the matter states the alleged assaults occurred in the village and town of Sullivan when Vollriede was 14 or 15 years old and he has been charged as an adult. Read More »

They Had the Empty Coffin for 160 Years. But It Wasn't Empty

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Dr Fraser said its hieroglyphics date to about 600BC and show that it was built for a woman named Mer-Neith-it-es, who was either a priestess or a worshipper. However, the ancient Egyptians sometimes reused coffins, so it's possible that the mummy isn't that of the priestess but rather an interloper, the researchers said. Read More »

Texas Tech Football Players Reportedly Arrested Early Sunday Morning

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Ten people total were arrested. Quarterback Jett Duffey, Cornerback Desmon Smith , Wide Receiver Quan Shorts and Linebacker Christian Malik-Shakur Taylor were arrested on misdmeanor disturbing the peace charges. According to police, Smith was bitten by a police dog. Police also said a crowd of approximately 150 people "became aggressive toward the responding officers". Read More »

4 militants killed in Rajouri gunfight

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Sources in the Army told Mirror that the killed terrorists had recently infiltrated from across the Line of Control in the Sunderbani area of Rajouri district and were planning a suicide attack. On Tuesday night, two militants had entered into the house of a resident Bhushan Kumar Sharma in Bunpori-Yoginallah area in Sunderbani tehsil and forced the family to prepare some food for them, which according to reports, they had taken away along with themselves. Read More »

UP CM ridicules SP-BSP bonhomie, says some people are 'circus lions'

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The BSP chief directed coordinators not to be disheartened with the defeat in the Rajya Sabha elections and said the BJP's defeat in the key Lok Sabha seats of Gorakhpur and Phulpur had made the saffron party nervous. Ms Mayawati alleged that anxious over the Samajwadi Party-BSP alliance, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was now using Dr B R Ambedkar's name for political gains. Read More »

Mark Zuckerberg planning to testify before US Congress

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The fallout involving Facebook has many , including Apple's Tim Cook, calling for new privacy laws. Mr Collins' remarks came as a parliamentary meeting heard evidence on the alleged illicit transfer of Facebook users' data by Cambridge Analytica (CA). Read More »

No confidence motion not taken up, Lok Sabha adjourned

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In the post noon session, taking up the No Confidence Motion moved by the floor leaders of various parties including Mallikarjun Kharge ( Congress ), P Karunakaran (CPI-M) and Thota Narasimham (TDP) and other members, the Speaker told the agitating members that she had to do headcount of 50 members standing on their designated places to allow taking up of the motion. Read More »

Bystanders rush to help Utah trooper hit by a auto

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The area on Highway 89 where Brenchley was hit was "very slick, slushy". Sgt. Cade Brenchley was responding to multiple slide offs in Sardine Canyon, Utah when he was struck from behind by a vehicle driving on the highway on Sunday. However, she's hoping other people will watch the video and learn from it. "Could've taken me away from my kids. But lucky for me I have a brother in heaven who is watching my back". Read More »

Murphy expands access to medical marijuana

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The Iowa Department of Public Health announced Tuesday it would allow medical marijuana sales in five Iowa communities. "They are anxiety, chronic pain related to musculoskeletal disorders, chronic pain of visceral origin, migraines, and Tourette's syndrome". Read More »

Embarrassment for Pakistan as PM Abbasi frisked at U.S. airport

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A leading newspaper had reported that the "indignity" had angered the Pakistani media, citing reports of US President Donald Trump and his administration considering visa ban on Pakistani nationals. File image of Pakistan prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. The report further said that Abbasi was previously spotted travelling alone to a railway station during his visit to Britain. Read More »

White House: 'Maximum pressure' campaign on North Korea is working

Born on September 5, 1995, in Atlanta, Georgia, Caroline Mohr Sunshine is an American actress, singer, and dancer. Caroline Sunshine is joining the White House press team. She starred in the Disney series opposite Zendaya and Bella Thorne . She portrayed the role of Barbara Winslow in the 2010 family movie Marmaduke alongside Owen Wilson and in the 2015 film The Outfield . Read More »

Mega Millions results for 03/27/18; did anyone win the $458M jackpot?

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If no winning tickets are sold then the amount will keep increasing for every drawing, until there is a victor. "Players all have their favorite games, and in order to stay relevant, especially with millennial players, we need to continue adding as much value to the app as possible", said Lottery .com CEO, Tony DiMatteo. Read More »

Mother faces charges after two children found dead

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Officials have not yet revealed a cause of death, but they have charged Velasquez with two counts of murder. Two children were found dead, strapped to their auto seats in Superior, Arizona according to a Pinal County Sheriff's Office spokesperson. Read More »

Superintendent: Extra security planned at Blue Mountain schools

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Helsel said the rocks are part of the "counter" portion of training, fighting back if the intruder makes his way into the classroom. Students and staff are in the midst of adjusting to the reinforcement of a Tioga Central School District policy that requires students to leave their backpacks at their lockers during class hours. Read More »