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'Toy drone' shot down near Saudi palaces

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A toy drone flying without an authorization was shot down outside the Saudi Royal Palace in Riyadh's Khozama district late Saturday, a senior Saudi official said. Saudi Arabia is also embroiled in a long running conflict in its southern neighbour Yemen, dubbed by the United Nations as the world´s worst humanitarian crisis. Read More »

Donald Trump tweets he's considering pardon of boxer Jack Johnson

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Johnson was heavyweight champion from 1908 to 1915, a reign that included his knockout in 1910 of the so-called Great White Hope, former champion James J. Inside their attempts to overthrow Johnson, authorities 1st focused Johnson's romantic relationship with the girl in question, " Lucille Cameron, who became his wife, however, she refused to collaborate. Read More »

Kim Jong Un says DPRK to suspend nuclear and missile tests

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And Ben Silberstein, University of Pennsylvania expert on North Korea , said there was nothing in Kim's statement indicating a willingness to give up his missiles. Trump. It also gives the best idea yet of what Kim intends to bring with him in his summits with Moon and Mr. Trump. "If I think that it's a meeting that is not going to be fruitful, we're not going to go", Mr Trump said. Read More »

National Walkout a controversy at Neville High School

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A large number of state troopers were also on hand. Mclendon tells News 5 the walk-out was worth the unexcused absence since she's personally affected by gun violence. I never expect it in our school, but no one expects it in their school. "I just want people to understand that if we have an issue with something we are going to speak up about it, and we are trying to make a change about something that is important to us". Read More »

US Treasury's Mnuchin considering trip to China for trade talks

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U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (mih-NOO'-shin) charged that "unfair global trade practices impede stronger U.S. and global growth, acting as a persistent drag on the global economy ". "The IMF must step up to the plate on this issue, providing a more robust voice", Mnuchin said. Despite the trade disputes, the global economy is enjoying its strongest growth in years. Read More »

Rosenstein told Trump he's not a target in Cohen investigation

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He also blasted Rosenstein for signing the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act warrant that extended surveillance on former Trump aide Carter Page. Ever since Federal Bureau of Investigation agents raided the home and office of his lawyer Michael Cohen earlier this month, Trump has been egged on by some of his strongest supporters to strike back at Mueller. Read More »

NBC5 Forecast: Another weekend brings another chance for rain

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High temperatures on Saturday will reach 60 degrees, with sunshine and light breezes of 7 to 10 miles per hour in the Providence area. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West southwest wind 5 to 8 miles per hour. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Read More »

Palestinian lecturer shot in Malaysia, Hamas alleges assassination

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Palestine's ambassador to Malaysia Anwar Al Agha later identified the victim as Palestinian Fadi al-Batsh, an engineering lecturer, but declined to say if he was a member of Hamas. He received a PhD in electrical engineering from the Malaysian University of Malaya and during the course of his study, published 18 scholarly pieces of researches featured in a number of global journals. Read More »

U.S. envoy to UN Haley says relationship with Trump 'perfect'

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The Washington Post and Reuters, citing unidentified sources, including a senior administration official, said Trump had delayed imposing the sanctions the same day as Haley's comments. Haley has now been undermined - with her words perhaps not carrying as much weight on the world stage as before - and the White House looks like it didn't have its ducks in a row. Read More »

IMF's Lagarde Hails Trump's Corporate Tax Reform

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Earlier at the World Economic Forum meet in January, Ms Lagarde said that she had suggested PM Modi to mention the women of India enough in his speech to the summit. The IMF chief quickly added, however, she felt "the USA should try to [move] its deficit and [national] debt downward rather than upward". Countrywide protests following a 2012 New Delhi gang rape and murder case prompted the government to double prison terms for rapists to 20 years. Read More »

Kalank shooting begins: Madhuri Dixit shares details about the set (see pics)

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Produced by Karan Johar , Sajid Nadiadwala, Hiroo Yash Johar and Apoorva Mehta and directed by Abhishek Varman, KALANK is set to go on floors by this month end and is set to release on April 19, 2019. What a way to begin the film! It previously had Sridevi but due to unfortunate turn of events, Madhuri had to fill in her shoes. There had been rumours about the film bringing together Madhuri and Sanjay but KJo had denied reports that the film is not Shiddat. Read More »

Calif. teen arrested in connection with murder of best friend

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Around 4 p.m. Wednesday, the victim's friends found his body near the San Gabriel Riverbed, Los Angeles County sheriff's officials said. His identification hasn't been published for his or her age. Friends of Sanchez told FOX11 that he was bisexual and was breaking up with the suspect to date a girl, which enraged the suspect. The father and the boy's friends - the suspect among them - went looking for him, Corina said. Read More »

Syria repositions air assets ahead of possible United States strikes

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The meeting will take place in the wake of Trump's tweet warning Russian Federation to " get ready " for " nice and new and smart' " missiles that " will be coming " to Syria . Retired Adm. James Stavridis, a former head of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and an NBC News analyst, warned that any US strike on Syria would likely require manned aircraft and characterized it as a "high-risk operation". Read More »

N. Korea Seeks 'Complete Denuclearization,' Moon Says; US Vows Pressure

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Kim Jong-un's announcement is being analysed as "coming to the negotiation table from a position of strength" as the country seems to have achieved its objective of possessing a nuclear weapon as it reportedly tested a hydrogen bomb in September past year along with successfully testing a new intercontinental ballistic missile it said could reach the entire USA mainland. Read More »

Yashwant Sinha quits BJP, says would not join any party

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Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha today announced that he is quitting the party , voicing his discontentment in the way the BJP-led central government has been working. Leaders from the Congress and other opposition parties had joined the event. Announcing that he was quitting the BJP and launching a nationwide campaign to save democracy, he said, "Today I am ending all ties with the BJP..." He was in Patna for a meeting of his front or platform " Rashtra Manch ". Read More »

Situation in Syria and Israel's Interests

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Realizing that they had made a goof, however, some websites later removed the photo caption, trying to cover up the IDF's foolish mistake like its war crimes against humanity. While acknowledging that it has carried out scores of strikes in Syria against suspect Iranian deployments or arms transfers to Lebanese Hezbollah guerrillas, Israel generally does not comment on specific missions. Read More »

European lawmakers ask Congress to save Iran deal

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On Jan. 24, the White House had said that President Donald Trump will welcome Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron on the French president's first state visit to the United States under the Trump administration. In a joint statement published on Thursday by five newspapers in Europe and the USA, more than 300 parliamentarians from France, Germany and the United Kingdom urged Congress not to let Mr Trump rip up the deal. Read More »

Kangaroo Killed by Zoo Visitors Throwing Rocks to Make It Jump

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Visitors at the zoo were reportedly known to try to provoke the kangaroos to get them to display their signature hopping move. A few weeks later, a five-year-old male kangaroo at the same zoo was slightly injured in a similar way, said the report posted on the network's website late on Thursday. Read More »

NY: NYC to Ban Cars from Central Park

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Most areas of Central Park will go car-free this summer. Today we take it back. West Drive is now open to cars from 8 to 10 a.m., Center Drive/East Drive from 7 a.m.to 7 p.m. Last year, de Blasio banned all cars from Prospect Park in Brooklyn. "Progress comes in fits and starts - a weekend trial here, a seasonal trial there -- and often without any assurance that meaningful reform is coming", he continued. Read More »

Missouri Gov. Greitens indicted on felony computer-tampering cha

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Louis Circuit Attorney's Office over alleged wrongdoing concerning The Mission Continues charity during his campaign for governor. An investigation into the previous Navy SEAL officer's marriage began when Missouri attorneygeneral Josh Hawley's off ice discovered the Greitens worker who worked at the charity experienced contributed with the donor list at January 2015 with Michael Hafner (he had functioned to get Greitens' gubernatorial exploratory committee), along with Danny Laub, ... Read More »

Morgan Stanley Lowers Wells Fargo (WFC) Price Target to $60.00

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UBS set a $63.00 price target on Wells Fargo and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research note on Monday, February 5th. It has underperformed by 19.30% the S&P500. The company was downgraded on Monday, February 5 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Morgan Stanley analysts look bearish on the stock as they dropped rating from Equal-Weight to Underweight. Read More »

North Korea says it has suspended nuclear, long-range missle tests

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North Korea has announced to suspend nuclear intercontinental ballistic missile tests besides shut down of atomic test site. North Korea's abrupt diplomatic outreach in recent months came after a flurry of weapons tests, including the underground detonation of a possible thermonuclear warhead and three launches of developmental intercontinental ballistic missiles created to strike the US mainland. Read More »

Govt likely to consider ordinance on death penalty for child rapists

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For child harassment, it is imprisonment of up to three years; five years' imprisonment for sexual assault; and 10 years life imprisonment for aggravated sexual assault. Many such incidents have been reported in the recent past, including that of an eight-year-old girl who was gangraped and killed at Kathua in Jammu & Kashmir. Read More »

US did not violate red lines during Syria strikes Russia

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A mission by experts with the United Nations chemical watchdog, who were supposed to enter the Syrian town of Douma to examine the circumstances surrounding an alleged chemical attack, has been once again delayed due to unexpected gunfire at the site near Damascus. Read More »

Theresa May's interesting views on Home Office cock-ups revealed

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The landing cards, which were filled out by Commonwealth migrants arriving in the United Kingdom , a process which began with the Empire Windrush ship in 1948, had been stored in the basement of an office in Croydon. The Home Office says the cards were not definitive proof of continuous residence in the United Kingdom - it says things like employment and school records were a more reliable method. Read More »

Inspectors barred from attack site in Syria

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Jaafari stressed that the "Syrian government did all that it can do to facilitate the work of this mission" but that it was up to the United Nations and the OPCW to decide whether to deploy, based on security considerations. A sarin attack triggered Trump's decision a year ago to strike a Syrian air base. "Not a single local resident was able to confirm a chemical attack had actually taken place". Read More »

Marijuana use decreases cognitive functions in teenagers

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Major League Baseball says don't use marijuana . There are 29 states that allow medicinal use of cannabis, and nine states that have legalized recreational use of marijuana. If Gardner has succeeded in forcing Trump to challenge Sessions' misguided war on marijuana, it will be a win for Washington and the other states that have voted for some form of legalization . Read More »

Trump welcomes end of North Korea nuclear tests

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North Korea has made similar overtures and symbolic gestures ahead of the summit, including reestablishing a dedicated hotline between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Kim, and agreeing to meet with US President Donald Trump for separate discussions at a later date. Read More »

Russian Federation demands compensation over USA steel & aluminum tariffs

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Also this week, India requested consultations with the United States over the steel and aluminium tariffs, seeking to maintain a similar level of concessions from the US - mirroring a similar move a day earlier by the European Union. Under the provisions of the Agreement on Safeguards , a member proposing to apply, or seek an extension of, a safeguard measure shall endeavour to maintain a substantially equivalent level of concessions and other obligations between it and the exporting members ... Read More »

Lindsey Graham tweets support for Trump in 2020

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Johnson called the prompt for Trump's endorsement a "gotcha question", adding that he thinks "it's unusual that members of the media would be talking about the 2020 election in 2018". He said on MSNBC on Wednesday that "since Donald Trump has stepped into the breach the litmus test has become loyalty to The Man". If that were to happen, some believe, Republicans in the Washington will begin to search for a new GOP candidate come 2020. Read More »

Parents of terminally-ill British toddler Alfie Evans lose court appeal

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Lady Hale, Lord Kerr and Lord Wilson announced - after considering the parents' application on paper - that Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool "must be free to do what has been determined to be in Alfie's best interests". "We have instructed our lawyers to submit an urgent application to the European Court of Human Rights, and they have done so today". The bishops of England and Wales have also called for Alfie's family to be accompanied in their suffering. Read More »

Darien students travel to NYC for gun reform rally

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At Los Angeles City Hall, hundreds of students gathered in a mass demonstration calling for legislative action on gun control. Students not only called on lawmakers to enact tighter gun laws, but they said they want them to stop taking money from the National Rifle Association. Read More »

Judge to review Trump, Cohen request to delay Stormy Daniels lawsuit

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He called a declaration by Cohen "probably a necessary component" in reaching that decision. Trump's so-called " fixer "-a guy who once bragged that he would " take a bullet " for his boss-becomes even more of an enigma in light of a new New York Times report detailing how Cohen was subject to demeaning and abusive treatment from Trump over the course of their professional relationship". Read More »

Judge to rule on request to dismiss Greitens indictment

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They have repeatedly complained that prosecutors have failed to turn over evidence that they say is favorable to Greitens, and that could cast doubt on the veracity of the woman with whom he had an affair. He said Greitens could be charged with a felony because the donor list produced a gain to Greitens' campaign of more than $500. The attorney general's office has turned over all the evidence to Gardner's office, Hawley added. Read More »

Trump used a fake name to get on the Forbes 400 list

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Trump, through this sockpuppet, was telling me he owned "in excess of 90 percent" of his family's business. Jonathan Greenberg , the reporter at Forbes , wrote about how Trump used his alter ego when discussing the list-which shows the richest people in America-in an article published by the Washington Post . Read More »

Taylor Swift Returns To Country Music On Sugarland's 'Babe'

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Fans on social media have been comparing it to Taylor's work on Red since it was released, and it was revealed that Taylor, herself, actually presented the song to Sugarland . We just had our first EP out called Premium Quality Tunes . Taylor Swift may have taken a few years off from releasing music, but after the internet going wild over her last announcement it's safe to say she wont be losing momentum any time soon. Read More »

Kevin Durant on ankle injury: 'I'm fine'

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It didn't completely turn". He did not provide an update on his status after the game, but Steve Kerr revealed during his presser that Livingston's ankle roll was worse than Durant's. SAN ANTONIO - Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry is making progress from a Grade 2 left MCL sprain and will begin participating in portions of practices starting on Saturday. Read More »

It's (another) boy! U.S. family with 13 sons gets No. 14

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The couple jokes that they are running out of names. Whatever the odds, Jay Schwandt is simply happy for a safe delivery for mom and baby. "We are extremely blessed", Jay told the "Today" show Friday. 12, Tucker Ray Schwandt, who was born on August 4 that year. "If ever we were going to use it, now is the time". Kateri Schwandt has said she's used to large families, as she is one of 14 children herself. Read More »

Nationwide billboard honors the late Barbara Bush

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President Trump called Mrs Bush a "wonderful, wonderful person" at a news conference on Wednesday. "Her strength and toughness really embodied the spirit of our country", Trump said at Mar-a-Lago. Bush, had long have worshipped at the church, where mourners lined up hours ahead of the public event. Rosalynn Carter and her husband ex-President Jimmy Carter will not be present because she is recovering from intestinal surgery and he is overseas, the Carter Center stated. Read More »

DEMS GO NUCLEAR: Democratic Party Sues TRUMP, RUSSIA, WIKILEAKS for 'Collusion'

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The lawsuit, which was filed on Friday to the U.S. federal court in Manhattan, claims Russia's alleged hacking of Democratic Party computers tilted the 2016 election in Trump's favor. Subsequent to his victory, Trump's constant soft-peddling on matters involving Russia has also led to a riot of comedic memes portraying him as a Russian stooge. Read More »

United Nations calls urgent Syria meeting after Trump threat

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White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders told reporters that no final decision had been taken on military strikes. Dalton said she has heard reports that Russians are jamming drone flights by the United States and its allies, and that the Assad regime is moving its personnel and assets around in anticipation of US action. Read More »

OH unemployment rate drops in March

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In that same period, the private service-providing sector added 32,600 jobs, including 10,900 in trade, transportation and utilities, and 9,500 in health-care. The agency says the number of people age 16 or older working or looking for work grew to a record high labor force of 848,097. The labor force participation rate remained the same for the third consecutive month at 64 percent. Read More »

Schumer to introduce marijuana decriminalization legislation

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It's official. Today, I am formally announcing my plan to decriminalize marijuana at the federal level. "It's time we allow states, once and for all, to have the power to decide what works best for them", Schumer tweeted . But Schumer said legalizing pot wasn't about politics. This legislation will allow each state to ultimately decide how they will treat marijuana. The latest Gallup poll had support for legalization at a record high 64%. Read More »

Jacksonville Jaguars Unveil New Uniforms For 2018 Season

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As for the helmets, they seem to be the part of the uniforms that all fans are excited about as they feature an all-black glossy base and teal lettering. The Jaguars want to run the ball and play solid defense, a combination that helped the team reach the AFC championship game last season for the first time since 2000. Read More »

Target to host annual car-seat trade

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Bring your vehicle seat to Target's Guest Services and place it in the drop-off box. The promotion is available from April 22 to May 5, 2018. The coupons are valid in stores or online and are eligible until May 19. Turns out, it's not so easy. The event, which Target launched in 2016, is a great way to dispose of your old seat, since, as the company points out, vehicle seats expire every five to six years and shouldn't be donated or given away. Read More »

Commonwealth, a route to tackle global challenges: UK's Theresa May

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A statement issued by 10 Downing Street after the meeting said that the Syria air strikes, counter-terrorism, radicalization and online extremism were among some of the key topics covered by both leaders. Without outrightly addressing it, she said, "India is indeed a good friend of the United Kingdom ". Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi held a meeting with Prince of Wales Charles Philip at Clarence House in London . Read More »