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United States to continue with maximum pressure campaign against N Korea: WH

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Press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders' comments appeared to leave open the possibility of easing the US -led "maximum pressure" campaign before North Korea had completely given up its nuclear weapons. The Trump administration supplemented those restrictions with unilateral USA sanctions against firms that had conducted illicit trade with the North. Read More »

Flight Records Disprove Trump's Claim About 'Pee Tape' Weekend Whereabouts

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But the revelation that Trump appeared to have lied to Comey about whether he stayed overnight in Moscow poses the question why a president would tell an Federal Bureau of Investigation director something that can be easily disproved. A local restaurant, Nobu Moscow, later posted a photo of Trump outside of the restaurant, before he attended Agalarov's birthday party. Over the weekend, Trump retweeted a post from the Daily Mail's United States political editor, David Martosko, who ... Read More »

BC man identified as victim killed by vigilante mob in Peru

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So far, no arrests have been made in relation to either Woodroffe or Arevalo's deaths . A government press release issued Saturday named Woodroffe as the prime suspect in Lomas's killing. However, consumption of the brew has also been linked to deaths and episodes of violence. In 2015, a Canadian fatally stabbed a fellow tourist from England after the two drank ayahuasca together in a spiritual ceremony a few hours' drive from where Woodroffe was killed . Read More »

Toronto cops say van incident looked deliberate

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The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation ( CBC ) identified the suspect as Alek Minassian , 25, without identifying its source for that information. There were numerous witnesses and surveillance cameras in the area, he said. Bodies, covered with orange tarps, were scattered at the scene. He first saw a man unconscious at the side of the road and figured it was a bad accident after also noticing debris from a auto. Read More »

Alfie Evans' family say they've launched SECOND European court appeal

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The hospital must be free to do what has been determined to be in Alfie's best interests. "The fact that he now has Italian citizenship - this new development, clearly huge, and we hope it will make the difference", he said. Pope Francis has made several appeals for Alfie, asking in his April 15 Regina Coeli address for people to pray for Alfie and others "who live, at times for a long period, in a serious state of illness, medically assisted for their basic needs". Read More »

Netanyahu 'Not Impressed' By Iranian Foreign Minister's Words

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His statement came after Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told CBS News that "unfortunately, Israel has continued its violations of worldwide law, hoping to be able to do it with impunity because of U.S. Israel has repeatedly stated that it is unacceptable for Iran to have a permanent military presence so close to its own borders, a thinly-veiled threat that any attempt to establish bases in Syria will be similarly met with strong military force. Read More »

What to Expect in Korean Talks

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Will South Korean President Moon embrace the gesture as vindication of his efforts at peninsular reconciliation and tension reduction, or will he push back by demanding more tangible North Korean pledges of denuclearization? South Korean President Moon Jae-in told reporters last week that " North Korea is expressing a will for a complete denuclearization", but that's a long way from actually acting on such a desire. Read More »

Trump leads on North Korea as G7 ministers meet

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The G-7 comprises the United States , Britain, Canada, Germany, France, Italy and Japan. U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan, who is the acting secretary of state while Mike Pompeo awaits confirmation by Congress, touched on how the group was once called the G8. Read More »

Footpath dweller run over by auto in AP

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The incident took place in the wee hours of Monday, at around 12:30 am, when the victim, Ashok Kumar, a cobbler by profession, was sleeping outside his shop on a footpath in Kushaiguda area's DAE Colony. Kushaiguda police said that the girls - Ishanya Reddy, Harika, Srujana and Amritha - were taken into custody. There was a mild commotion after the accident as angry locals had an argument with the girls and accused them of driving in an inebriated condition. Read More »

Crude oil futures move higher on expectation of USA stock draw

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Polish refiners PKN Orlen and Grupa Lotos and Norway's Statoil are sampling US grades, while other new buyers are likely, David Wech of Vienna-based JBC Energy consultancy said . The May contract added 0.1% to $68.38 on Friday. Brent crude oil futures were at $74.07 per barrel at 0354 GMT, virtually unchanged from their last close, Reuters said . Read More »

Ivana Trump Doesn't Think President Trump Should Run Again in 2020

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I rear-ended her, I don't know how", Osbourne explained. In light of Vanessa Trump filing for divorce from Donald Trump Jr ., his mother , Ivana Trump , suggested that the couple's five children will not prevent him from finding new love-but they might make it more hard for his future ex-wife. Read More »

Sessions might quit if Rosenstein is fired

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The Post reported that Sessions called McGahn to ask about details of an April 12 meeting between Trump and Rosenstein. Another person familiar with the exchange said Sessions did not intend to threaten the White House but rather wanted to convey the untenable position that Rosenstein's firing would put him in. Read More »

YouTube ran major brand, government ads on 'extremist' channels

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Earlier this year, 20th Century Fox and Paramount Network pulled ads from YouTube after they appeared on the channel belonging to right-wing commentator Alex Jones, who is known for spreading conspiracy theories. In response to the CNN report, YouTube issued a statement saying it removes offensive ads when they are flagged. In her post, Wojcicki pointed out various ways YouTube was trying to have a closer connection with creators, but did little to address the small channels that are ... Read More »

Eagles: White House visit could be chance to "engage in productive dialogue"

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Earlier this year, it was reported that several socially active players - like Jenkins, Chris Long and Torrey Smith - would skip a visit to see Trump , assuming they were even invited. "We have learned from one White House official I spoke with that he is using it more frequently and more recently". Malcolm Jenkins is among the Eagles players to speak out against President Trump . Read More »

Stratford among nominees for federal Opportunity Zone

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A maximum of 25 percent of the eligible census tracts, for a total of 212, were submitted to the U.S. Department of Treasury for consideration and approval on April 19, 2018. The Opportunity Zone program provides a federal tax incentive for taxpayers who reinvest unrealized capital gains into "Opportunity Funds", which are specialized vehicles dedicated to investing in low-income areas called "Opportunity Zones". Read More »

Teacher on leave after asking students to list positives of slavery

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Other families and members of the community upset about the worksheet began sharing Livar's post, including Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-Texas). Online furor ensued, much like similar incidents where school assignments have appeared to sugar-coat the institution of slavery while teaching the atrocities of generations past in the U.S. Read More »

Rider who died in Lexington County motorcycle crash identified

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He left the roadway, rode up a dirt embankment, and was launched into the air. Authorities haven't yet released the name of the victim. The collision scene was located by a fisherman the next morning and the rider was pronounced deceased on scene by fire department officials. Read More »

Two Officers Wrestle Black Woman to the Floor at Alabama Waffle House

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It's unclear from the video what caused the dispute, but Mobile-area media quote witnesses as saying the woman objected to being charged for plastic eating utensils. Saraland's public safety director, Chief J.C. West, and the mayor are aware of the situation and are awaiting the results of the investigation. "When the facts of the investigation are gathered, we will have a response". Read More »

Four British pilgrims killed and 12 injured in Saudi bus crash

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The four were among 17 British nationals on an umrah pilgrimage travelling from Mecca to Medina, said Hashim Travel, a British company specialising in pilgrimage tours. The UK Foreign Office has said that it has been supporting the families of the victims, whilst family members are planning on flying out to Saudi Arabia. Read More »

Deaf, Partially Blind Family Dog Saves 3-Year-Old Lost In Wildnerness

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Max, a 17-year-old Blue Heeler, was described by police as being "blind and half-deaf", followed her into the wilderness. The grandmother quickly shot up the mountain in search of the child. "I yelled out to her and I heard her voice". Max the family dog stayed with her all night. "I had a good sleep with Max", Aurora told her grandmother. Read More »

Dead Man's Finger Can't Unlock Phone, Debate About Privacy Sparked

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Mr Phillip's fiancé told The Tampa Bay Times that she "felt so disrespected and violated" after the police action in the funeral home. Linus Phillip was killed by police in Largo, Florida, in March after he attempted to drive away from officers who wanted to search his vehicle at a gas station because they said they smelled marijuana. Read More »

Police try to unlock cellphone with dead man's finger

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Police held the dead man's finger to the phone, but were unable to unlock it, the Tampa Bay Times reports. They are also demanding video footage from the incident in which Phillip was killed, WFTS-TV reported . Stetson University College of Law professor Charles Rose told the Times that a dead person can't own property and can't assert Fourth Amendment protections. Read More »

Van strikes multiple pedestrians in Toronto

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The extent of their injuries is not yet known. "Our thoughts are with the victims and those affected", he said on Twitter . A white van crashed into several pedestrians in Toronto on Monday, police said. Subway service was suspended in the area of the incident. Police have closed the southbound lanes of Yonge Street at Finch as they investigate. The incident occurred as Cabinet ministers from the major industrial countries were gathered in Canada to discuss a range of worldwide issues ... Read More »

Scottish Man Who Taught Girlfriend's Dog To Do Nazi Salute Is Fined

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The video, which went on to be viewed more than three million times, shows the dog reacting excitedly whenever Meechan asks "you want to gas the Jews?" and raising its paw when he calls "Sieg Heil". The 30-year-old said of the video: "It's the juxtaposition of having an adorable animal react to something vulgar, that was the entire point of the joke". Read More »

Mohamed Salah wins English PFA Player of the Year award

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I am speaking from experience, having cast my vote last week for the Football Writers' Footballer of the Year award, which will be presented to the victor on May 10. In 17 games since the beginning of 2018, Salah has failed to scored in just three of them. Manchester City's Sane beat off competition from team-mates Ederson and Raheem Sterling, along with Kane, Fulham's Ryan Sessegnon and Manchester United's Marcus Rashford to land the Young Player of the Year award. Read More »

Gas supply to K-Electric as per requirement restored: Khaqan

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Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Monday said that the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has become a reality and provided the country with a platform to achieve development, prosperity and poverty alleviation. Power Minister Awais Leghari, Finance Adviser Miftah Ismail, State Power Minister Abid Sher Ali, representatives of KE and SSGC were also part of this meeting that was held at the Governor House. Read More »

Trump Says Obstructionists May Block Vote on Secretary of State Nominee Pompeo

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Even if Monday's vote is negative, his nomination will still go to the full Senate. Rand Paul (R-Ky.), who has stated his opposition to Pompeo, they could set up a 60-vote hurdle for moving Pompeo to the Senate floor. "I remain concerned that Director Pompeo will not challenge the President in critical moments". Gardner laid out Pompeo's credentials for secretary of state , discussing Pompeo's graduation as the top cadet in his class at West Point, to his tenure as editor of the Harvard ... Read More »

Texas Mother Sets Fire to Car With Three Children Inside

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A witness saw a woman, later identified as Ana Segovia, 31, rev her engine until her vehicle caught fire in a Houston , Texas, auto wash parking lot Sunday evening. She tried to run away, but tripped and officers arrested her after a short struggle, police said. According to police, the woman made remarks that "we are going to go see Jesus". Read More »

CBI bans Bitcoin in Iran

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The central bank chose to issue the ban in order to prevent money laundering and the transmission of finances for criminal and terror-related purposes. Mr Jahromi's project was also backed by Iran's cyber-security authority, which said it would support virtual currencies if they were properly regulated. Read More »

Saudi says it intercepted missiles fired at Aramco facility by Houthis

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Iran's Foreign Ministry strongly denounced a "barbaric" Saudi air strike that killed scores of civilians at a wedding ceremony in a village in Yemen's northwestern province of Hajjah on Sunday. The Saudi-led coalition blames the Houthis, saying they are using civilians as human shields and hiding among the civilian population. Even the coalition has carried out tens of thousands of atmosphere strikes in Yemen that have struck on murdering countless of folks, markets, colleges and ... Read More »

Syracuse Fraternity Expelled after Latest Video

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Recognize Us, a social movement at Syracuse University that's advocating for underrepresented groups on campus, asked group members' "loved ones" to send an email expressing concern in the wake of Theta Tau's expulsion to Chancellor Kent Syverud. Read More »

Hundreds of women protest in AJK against Asifa rape, murder

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This prompted the association to claim that it had dropped its strike and would not obstruct the victim's lawyer from appearing in court. Taking suo motu cognisance of the publication of photographs and the name of the rape victim, the court said that under Section 23 (Procedure for media) of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act any person who discloses the identity of a child victim could be sent to a minimum six months' imprisonment. Read More »

Qatar denies its military planes intercepted UAE civilian aircraft

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On April 22, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) accused Qatar of intercepting a civilian plane with 86 passengers on board, which was forced to maneuver in order to avoid a collision with Qatari fighter jets, according to the media. Sunday's intercept is the latest in a series of mid-air incidents since the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt imposed sanctions on Qatar amid claims it had supported Iran, as well as other Islamic militants. Read More »

With dogs in tow, Maine community remembers Barbara Bush

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I had never spoken with her before. "She was a Republican, but she was an American, a Texan and a Houstonian first", he said. She approached Barbara and introduced her to her 5-year-old daughter, Andrea, who had a cast on her left arm from falling off a horse. Read More »

EU, Mexico reach on free-trade deal

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The agreement, when confirmed after more technical talks, will abolish duties on "practically all trade in goods" between the European Union and Mexico. The parties did not reveal further details of the deal, or specify whether it needs to be approved by the European Parliament. The EU said that the deal was likely to benefit agricultural exports and would give preferential access for certain foods, including some types of cheeses. Read More »

Bloomberg pledges $4.5 million to UN's fight against climate change

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The $4.5 million pledge from Bloomberg will not make up the entire shortfall from the U.S.'s departure. Bloomberg said he would consider bankrolling the American commitment next year if the US again fails to pay. In recent months, Trump's top environmental deputies, Environmental Protection Agency head Scott Pruitt and Interior Department chief Ryan Zinke, have worked to undo environmental protections . Read More »

Robert Mugabe called to Parliament to give evidence on diamond corruption

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Mugabe, who resigned in November after having a military intervention, " has explained $ 1-5 million worth of diamonds were looted from areas from the country's east. That much information was revealed by a legislator who also noted that the Zimbabwe's parliament has ordered the former leader to appear before it next month in order to answer questions over the missing revenue generated from the sale of diamonds. Read More »

As Iran threatens Israel, Liberman says 'we have never been so ready'

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The conflict draws the opponents into deeper rivalry, and it appears that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is doing little to pour water on the flames. Iran, Syria, Russia and some USA officials have all said explicitly that Israel was responsible for the strike. At least 7 Iranian military men were killed during the attack on Homs. Read More »

It's okay if Manu Sharma walks free: Jessica Lall's sister

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She further told that she doesn't want to live with any more anger or hurt now because Manu has served his sentence. "I have never met him or any of his family members". Sharma has been shifted to open-jail on grounds of good conduct. Reports on Sharma's performance in Tihar Jail says he is associated with an NGO working for rehabilitation of prisoners and their children and also helps his inmates kids to get equal education by providing fees, uniforms, books and stationery for them. Read More »

Arrests at Neo-Nazi Rally in Suburban Atlanta

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Almost 100 people were expected to attend the rally in the city's Greenville Street Park . Organizers said they were expecting about 50-100 people to attend the permitted rally. "Neither one of these groups represent who we are and what we stand for", he told local news outlet The Newnan Times-Herald . The lead-up to the face-off rattled this town of some 33,000 people south of Atlanta. Read More »

Paris attack suspect Salah Abdeslam convicted in Belgium

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Abdeslam exchanged gunfire with police in Brussels in March 2016 in shootout which led to his arrest, four months after the November 2015 attacks, which killed 130 people. Officials believe Abdeslam had links with the bombers and that they brought forward their attack because they feared Abdeslam might reveal their plans under interrogation. Read More »

PSEB 12th Result 2018 Announced @pseb

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Punjab School Education Board which is shortly called as the PSEB which used to conduct the 10 and 12th class examinations annually for the students for all those students studying in the affiliated schools or institutions. Then click on the available link of the result as appeared on your screen. The results, however, of all the students would be uploaded on the official website. Read More »

Key lawmakers say Comey's memos show 'terrible' judgment, political bias

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President Donald Trump , the man who fired Comey in May 2017. Sure, the focus should be on Trump, his maladroit and possibly illegal attempts to strong-arm Comey to drop his investigation of then national security adviser Michael Flynn; his heavy-handed demands for loyalty; his many references, some blacked out, to Vladimir Putin ; and even his lurid references to Russian prostitutes. Read More »

Syria missile strikes did not cross 'red lines' set by Russian Federation

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Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said building up the presence of the United Nations (UN) in Syria deserves attention as it will help collect reliable information. The call took place soon after the U.S. joined the United Kingdom in blaming Russia for the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in the UK. Read More »

Colorado Man Learns Animal Bites Are Part Of The Job

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Animals really don't seem to like this guy . And before the shark bite and the bear, he was bitten by a rattlesnake in Utah a few years ago, but managed to survive. McWilliams started kicking wildly, then swam toward shore. "That was the scariest part". As he sat there dripping with blood, he realised how much worse his injuries could've been and that he had been very, very lucky. Read More »

Comey memos detailing conversations of Trump meetings published

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Putin bragged to Trump about Russian hookers. . "WOW! Will the Witch Hunt continue?" he asked. The uncharacteristically affectionate references show a softer side to Mr Trump's relationship with his wife Melania, amid reports the pair are suffering a strained marriage in the wake of the porn star scandal . Read More »