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Nobel victor ICAN welcomes Trump-Kim meeting but decries macho threats

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Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley defended Trump's language in the tweet at the time, saying it kept Kim "on his toes" and made clear the risks of a nuclear standoff". Moon said big-picture agreements about denuclearisation, establishing a peace regime and normalisation of relations between the two Koreas and the U.S. Read More »

Russia, Syria trying to 'sanitize' chemical attack site - US State Dept

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Shayrat air base was targeted by US Tomahawk missiles in April past year in a strike ordered by President Donald Trump in retaliation for a suspected chemical attack on the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhun in Idlib. Russian Federation told the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday there was no point establishing a new inquiry to determine blame for chemical weapons attacks in Syria because the United States and its allies had already acted as judge and executioner. Read More »

CDC ALERT: Throw out your chopped romaine lettuce!

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in a news release. The CDC also revealed that the outbreak has spread to five new states, including Alaska, Arizona, California, Louisiana, and Montana, in addition to the previously-known states of Connecticut, Idaho, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Washington. Read More »

Indian father 'gifts' daughter to friends, gang rapes her

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But after reaching, the three overpowered her and took turns to rape her. The incident took place on April 15 at Sitapur district which is nearly 70 kms from the state capital, Lucknow . "Her mother;ater accompanied her to the local police station and lodged a complaint", the police said. Commenting the matter, the investigating police officer said that Meraj was arrested the next day on April 17. Read More »

James Comey launched the investigation that eventually led to Andrew McCabe's ouster

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House members found, in their referral to AG Sessions, FBI Director Wray, and U.S. Attorney Huber that Comey provided to a friend of his four of seven memoranda, "encouraging him to detail the memos to the press". "It is part of this Administration's ongoing war on the FBI and the efforts of the Special Counsel investigation, which continue to this day". In October 2016, the Wall Street Journal published an article that questioned whether McCabe was hampering the federal probe of the ... Read More »

Raul Castro's staunch ally sworn in as Cuban President

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The National Assembly formally announced Diaz-Canel's election Thursday following two days of meetings in Havana . A stalwart of the ruling Communist Party, Diaz-Canel was sworn in to replace Raul Castro by the National Assembly in a new chapter for the Caribbean island but one that has been carefully managed and is aimed at preserving the political system. Read More »

Syrian air defence shoots down missiles over Homs: state media

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Iran, which has to depend largely on Syria's air defense system, is particularly exposed to Israel's air force. In addition, the Quds Force might decide to send armed drones into Israeli territory to carry out the attack. Donald Trump launched air strikes on Syria over the weekend, and you may have noticed the reviews from Israel and its friends. On Tuesday, Hezbollah's Deputy Secretary General Naim Qassem said in an interview with pan-Arab TV network Al-Mayadeen that Iran was likely to ... Read More »

Stormy Daniels sketch is a nonexistent man

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A sketch years later about a nonexistent man. Daniels insisted she remembered the years-prior parking lot encounter vividly, in part because the man was "sort of handsome". Daniels now is facing a $20 million lawsuit for breaching the hush agreement made in conjunction with the $130,000 payment in 2016. "He's effectively now told the American people that she is a liar, that she is a con, that she has made up this threat and this sketch", he said. Read More »

United Nations security team came under fire in Syria's Douma

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United Nations spokesman Stephane Dujarric said Wednesday that Staffan de Mistura embarked on the consultations following a meeting Monday with Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on the sidelines of the Arab League summit in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia "and in view of current tensions". Read More »

What you need to know: Early voting begins in North Carolina

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Caldwell County's early voting sites are the City/County Chambers Room at 905 West Avenue in Lenoir and the Shuford Recreation Center at 56 Pinewood Road in Granite Falls. House of Representatives and on the Durham County Board of Education. The completed and properly signed ballot must be returned to the office no later than 5 p.m. Read More »

House members lock horns over 2018 Farm Bill

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Imagine a single mom who has her hours cut or has to take off a few days to care for a sick child: "she would lose her benefits entirely and be locked out for a full year". It is ironic that this bill governing agriculture and land conservation should include a policy that is so fundamentally awful for agriculture communities, taking away food from workers during lean seasons, leaving them unhealthy to return to work when the planting season arrives. Read More »

United States tells Moscow 'no new sanctions for now'

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Haley had said Sunday during an appearance on " Face the Nation " that Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin would be announcing new sanctions directed at companies associated with Syria's chemical weapons program on Monday, "if he hasn't already". Read More »

Southwest Airlines passenger trolled for livestreaming stricken flight

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But the incident Tuesday had fatal consequences. The explosion sent debris hurtling back and through the window where passenger Jennifer Riordan , a 43-year-old mother of two from New Mexico, was sitting. My heart breaks for Michael", Marianne Riordan said. "They're going to figure this out pretty fast, because it affects so many aircraft and so many engines", he said. Read More »

All 9 BJP ministers resign from Mehbooba Mufti govt in J&K

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On asking if Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti would have handled the case better, Manmohan Singh said, she had acted on it more seriously. Singh, the former forest minister, said the CM has failed to understand the popular sentiment and was yet to seek a CBI probe into the brutal incident. Read More »

Michael Cohen scraps libel lawsuit against BuzzFeed and Fusion GPS

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Cohen's rights was - and still remains - important", he said. Michael Cohen had sued in federal court in New York City over publication of the dossier detailing alleged ties between Trump and Russian Federation. Cohen vehemently denied it when the report came out, tweeting a picture of his passport, which he said would prove he'd never been to Prague. Michael Cohen , the embattled lawyer for President Donald Trump , has dropped his lawsuit against BuzzFeed over the media ... Read More »

Death of HR McMaster's father at Philadelphia senior care facility under investigation

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It is being investigated as a suspicious death. - After a call from the White House, Philadelphia police went to the Cathedral Village in Roxborough to investigate the suspicious death of H.R. After acquiring a warrant, Police hunted Cathedral Village on Tuesday, WPVI said. They say they contacted the Department of Health the same day of his death and launched an internal investigation into the allegations being made. Read More »

Rayon Sports Fc Advances to CAF Confederation Cup Group Stages

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In the second half, Rayon Sport Fc head coach Ivan Jacky Minnaert made two changes bringing centre back Faustin Usengimana for Saddam Nyandwi and Kevin Muhire for Mugisha Francois and Ismailla Diarra for Christ Mbondi. Nigeria had four teams , Enyimba , Plateau United, MFM and Akwa United in the competition going to second leg of the final qualifying games in midweek. Read More »

$0.19 EPS Expected for Banco Santander (Brasil S) as of April, 25

Banco Santander ( NYSE :Brasil S)'s quarterly earnings will be reported On April, 25., RTT reports. Banco Santander S.A. provides banking services and products in Brazil and internationally. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.44 earnings per share . About 208,839 shares traded or 32.05% up from the average. Read More »

New report measures air quality in U.S. and in the Stateline

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The lower San Joaquin Valley, where the majority of Northern California's air pollution drifts and settles, dominated the list of most-polluted for both long-term and short-term particulate matter with Visalia, Bakersfield and Fresno all landing in the Top 5 worst in the nation. Read More »

Authorities to announces charges related to Prince's death tomorrow

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Just six days before he died, Prince passed out on a plane, and an emergency stop was made in Moline, Illinois. Carver County, Minnesota Attorney Mark Metz will update the public today on the legal status of Prince's death. His attorney has disputed that claim. Following Prince's death, authorities announced they were investigating the source of the drugs the singer ingested that caused his death. Read More »

Qualcomm Starts Massive Layoff As Part of Cost Cutting Strategy

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That's according to Bloomberg , which has received word of the job cuts , which will affect more than four per cent of the firm's 34,000-strong workforce, from people "familiar with the process". Meanwhile, reports also pointed out that the layoffs by the chipmaker come just weeks after U.S. President Donald Trump issued an executive order preventing Broadcom, a Singapore-based competitor, from acquiring Qualcomm. Read More »

IRS extends filing deadline to midnight Wednesday

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The problem is electronic filing is the most popular way to file. "The more money Alaskans have in their paychecks, the more they can save for their kids' college, pay off bills, take a much needed vacation, or circulate that money in our local economy". Read More »

India informed Pakistan about surgical strike before media

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Modi , during the " Bharat ki Baat , Sabke Saath" diaspora event in London on Wednesday, claimed that before making the news of the "surgical strikes" public, India had repeatedly attempted to contact Pakistan government to inform them about the operation. Read More »

Supreme Court ruling in Justice Loya case 'exposed' Congress: Yogi Adityanath

The petitioners seeking an independent probe into Judge Loya's death included the Bombay Lawyers' Association, and the Bombay High Court transferred the petition to the Supreme Court . "I urge Rahul Gandhi not to fight political battles through corridors of court", Prasad said. The Supreme Court website http://supremecourtofindia.nic.in/ has been down for over an hour and-a-half now, nearly immediately after the Judge Loya verdict was delivered this morning by the Chief Justice bench. Read More »

US Senate Passes Law To Allow Senators Bring Babies Into Chamber

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Duckworth wants to resume voting, and the Senate requires that votes be cast in person. Duckworth "has no plans to do so", she said. The Senate passed without dissent Wednesday a new rule that will allow senators to be on the chamber floor with children under the age of 1 year old, a change that followed Sen. Read More »

Analysts See $1.19 EPS for Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) on April, 26

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Redwood Invs Ltd Liability Corp owns 1.4% invested in Amazon.com, Inc. The stock decreased 0.32% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $83.18. Headinvest Lc invested in 0.08% or 235 shares. Cap City Fl accumulated 2,342 shares or 0.95% of the stock. The institutional investor is holding 1.52M shares, compared to the 1.41 million from the previous quarter. Read More »

Magnitude 5.9 earthquakr jolts southern Iran

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Various magnitudes are normal following a temblor. Iranian state television put the epicenter near the town of Kaki, some 540 miles south of Tehran, ABC News reported. The natural disaster was felt in Bahrain and other parts in the Persian Gulf. In 2003, a 6.6-magnitude quake flattened the historic city of Bam, killing 26,000 people. Read More »

PM Abbasi attends opening ceremony of CHOGM

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The Diplomat's remarks came in the backdrop of PM Modi's five-day, three-nation tour to Sweden, the United Kingdom and Germany. "Very welcome to London , Prime Minister", PM May said as she greeted PM Modi.The two leaders reportedly held talks over a breakfast meeting on a wide range of issues of mutual interest. Read More »

Judge slaps Kris Kobach with contempt of court in voter registration case

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The would-be voters submitted their applications at DMV offices, without providing documentary proof of citizenship, like a birth certificate or passport, as required by the state law Kobach argues Kansas needs to prevent voter fraud. Kobach was previously fined $1,000 by the court past year after Robinson had concluded he had tried to mislead the court about documents related to a 2016 meeting with Trump. Read More »

Chemical Weapons Experts Enter Douma

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According to a United Nations source who spoke to Reuters News Agency, inspectors from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons' (OPCW) who arrived in Syria some days ago have postponed their entry to the site as a result of reported gunfire. Read More »

Cat met with heartbreak after walking 12 miles home

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Toby is a 7-year-old medium hair orange and white Maine Coon cat, a breed known for long fur that sticks out of its ears and paws. Enter the SPCA (Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) of Wake County, who had other ideas, vowing to find a caring new owner for the well-travelled feline. Read More »

How Analysts Rated Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB) Last Week?

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Lafitte Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Hi for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.02B market cap company. The performance of the stock over the past seven days has dropped by -2.82%, over the past one-month price index is -7.18% while over the last three months is -4.11%. Read More »

Days Set Aside for Talks As CCMA Intervenes in Nationwide Bus Strike

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First Union said bus drivers' pay packets had borne the brunt of a council tendering process that incentivises bus companies to cut wages in order to offer the cheapest tender to council contracts for bus routes. They can't pay you only when you drive the bus. Commuters had to rely on taxis or other means of transport to get to their destinations. "NZ Bus is a fair employer and although negotiations were protracted and tough, they have been conducted in good faith, allowing us to reach a ... Read More »

This Poll Is Extremely Bad News for Ted Cruz

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Beyond the headline number, the Quinnipiac survey also paints an unexpectedly rosy picture of Democrats' chances against incumbent Republican Gov. Greg Abbott. Brown said the Democrat's lead with independents is what's tightening the race. Therefore, O'Rourke will also have the resources to define himself and compete in Texas- a massive state where its expensive to run a campaign. Read More »

Rep. Charlie Dent resigns sooner than expected

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It's not clear why the GOP lawmaker chose to vacate his seat early. In the statement, Dent said he considered the matter with his family, but he did not offer any additional explanation for why he was resigning in May rather than finishing out his term. Read More »

Montana follows IRS in extending tax deadline by a day

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Acting Commissioner David Kautter said that the IRS is current with all of the tax submissions and no backlog remains. US President Donald Trump has been slammed for having allegedly been ducking out of filing his tax returns ever since he first starting running for office - and today is no different. Read More »

Hero pilot of ill-fated Southwest Airlines flight served at NAS in Lemoore

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A devout Christian, Shults, according to the F-16 blog, said that sitting in the captain's seat gave her "the opportunity to witness for Christ on nearly every flight". "The pilot, Tammy Jo, was fantastic!" "This is a true American Hero", passenger Diana McBride Self wrote on Facebook . "A huge thank you for her knowledge, guidance and bravery in a traumatic situation". Read More »

China Performs Maneuvers with Real Fire in Taiwan Strait

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The exercises are "part of Beijing's psychological warfare against Taiwan, and possibly a means to divert attention from Ms Tsai's visit overseas by compelling media to report on the military drills", said Mr J. Adding to Beijing's concerns about Taiwan are recent moves by the U.S.to enhance relations with Taipei. Just last month, Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered his strongest ever warning against Taiwan, stating that it would face the " punishment of history " for any attempt at ... Read More »

Rain, snow and sun in upcoming forecast

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Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. The latest, local NWS forecast says we could see up to 2 inches of snow accumulation Wednesday and Wednesday night . Clouds will break up through the early morning, allowing for some sunshine. SATURDAY: Mostly cloudy and breezy with a 60% chance for thunderstorms. Read More »

Analysts Still Worried About Netflix, Inc's (NFLX) Cash Burn Rate

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Shellback Cap Limited Partnership owns 190,173 shs. We have $343.96 PT which if reached, will make NASDAQ: NFLX worth $4.35 billion more. Whale Rock Management Ltd has invested 3.64% in Netflix , Inc. Shares of Netflix jumped more than 7 percent in after-hours trading on Monday to $330.30. NFLX outperformed by 97.18% the S&P500. Netflix will soon be bigger than Disney, points out Above Avalon analyst Neal Cybart. Read More »