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United States disinvites China from major military exercise

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Wang Yi says the decision "is unhelpful to mutual understanding" between the two powers, and is urging the U.S.to change its "negative mindset". The satellite images taken on Sunday by Imagesat International show two new launchers on the northern shore of the Island, next to a radar system, all covered by a camouflage net. Read More »

Three Reporters Are Turned Away From an EPA Event

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Other news outlets were allowed to cover the meeting from the start, although part of the first sessions was made available via live stream for those who can not attend in person. The meeting on Tuesday was significant due to the hot-button topic of PFAS as debate rages between the EPA and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) over acceptable levels of the chemicals in drinking water. Read More »

Europe united in decision to stick to Iran nuclear accord: German minister

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Gargash said on Twitter that "the tough strategy announced is a natural effect of Iranian behaviour" adding that it is the right way for Tehran to understand "the futility of its incursions and expansionism". Trump, however, said a "real, comprehensive and lasting solution to the Iran nuclear threat" was being worked on by the U.S. and its allies. He also said he would reinstate United States nuclear sanctions on Iran and impose "the highest level" of economic bans on the Islamic ... Read More »

Houston Rockets to wear patches to honor Santa Fe shooting victims

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The suspect's attorney, Nicholas Poehl, has said he is investigating whether his client endured any "teacher-on-student" bullying after reading reports of the teen being mistreated by football coaches. The franchise also plans to honor the high school, which is located about 30 miles from Houston, with on-court activities. Antonios Pagourtzis talked about his son in a phone interview this weekend with Greece's Antenna TV . Read More »

Tiffany sales blow away estimates as customers come back

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Gulf International Bank UK Ltd's holdings in Tiffany & Co. were worth $3,777,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. The company also announced a new $ 1 billion share repurchase program. 219 institutions increased their investment in the SKX stock and 182 institutions decreased their investment in the Skechers U.S.A., Inc. Signet, the company that owns Jared, Kay and Zale and is traditionally a big advertiser on TV, has plunged 30% over the past year due to weak sales and a probe of ... Read More »

NFL Will Fine Teams if Players Don't Stand for National Anthem

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Goodell said the league is still committed to working with players to "advance the goals of justice and fairness in all corners of our society". However, that doesn't mean the NFLPA is necessarily going to accept the decision. They likely breathed large sighs of relief when the game's biggest star declared he would do so . The NFL has been confronted with the issue head-on and, in response, can't stay out of its own way. Read More »

Elon Musk promises over-the-air Model 3 braking fix

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Rival publication auto and Driver noted similarly inconsistent performance with the brakes of the Model 3 it tested. If I understand Tesla's pricing structure correctly, you can get a dual motor Model 3 for $54,000 at the moment, which means that the performance version adds $24,000. Read More »

RBSE 12th Result 2018 to be Announced Today at rajeduboard

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Last year, the result was declared on May 15 for Science and Commerce stream students of the Rajasthan Board. Students can check their RBSE 12th Result 2018 for Science and Commerce Result at examresults.net as well get the results on their mobile phones via SMS. Read More »

Unai Emery: 'I want Arsenal to be back among Europe's elite'

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Unai Emery dodged a question over the future of Jack Wilshere as he gave his first press conference as the new Arsenal boss. Significantly, Emery has flourished within a structure similar to the one now in place at Arsenal , who lean heavily on head of recruitment Sven Mislintat and head of football operations Raul Sanllehi, both recruited last November. Read More »

American literary giant Philip Roth dead at 85

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He lived in Manhattan and CT. Usually set in his birthplace New Jersey, Philip Roth's fiction was known for its autobiographical nature. "Mr. Roth was the last of the great white males: the triumvirate of writers-Saul Bellow and John Updike were the others-who towered over American letters in the second half of the 20th century", wrote Charles McGrath for The New York Times . Read More »

Lawsuit: Woman Claims R.Kelly "Deliberately" Infected Her with STD

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In a lawsuit filed Monday (May 21) in New York Supreme Court, Faith Rodgers - a former partner of the R&B star - claims she was in a relationship with Kelly for less than a year. According to Rodgers, she ultimately "submitted" to having sex, although says she didn't want to, and alleges Kelly recorded it on his iPad without her consent. Read More »

Amazon is Discreetly Selling Facial Recognition Technology

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The ACLU fears this kind of technology could be used for malicious purposes, allowing cities and police to surveil communities even without a specific reason to do so. The company defended its facial recognition program, which matches photos and videos uploaded by the customer - not by Amazon. Rekognition was released in late 2016, with the sheriff's office in Washington County, Oregon, as its first customers, according to the Associated Press . Read More »

Tamil Nadu SSLC Results 2018: TN class 10 result declared @ tnresults

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Last year, the results were declared on 19 May 2017; however, re-examinations were conducted in June/ July 2017 for the students who could not pass the exam. The wait for students who appeared for the Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) examination in Tamil Nadu will be over in a matter of hours. Read More »

Vedanta core profit, revenue beat; says working to restart Indian plant

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Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government has ordered a judicial inquiry into the police firing that killed nine persons in the state's Toothukudi town on Tuesday. The 100-day long protest has been supported by several celebrities including Kamal Haasan and Rajinikanth. To disperse the protesters , the police opened fire, which led to the killings of 11 people. Read More »

New rule would cut Title X Planned Parenthood funds

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The administration says counseling about an abortion would be OK, but referrals would not. NARAL Pro-Choice America President Ilyse Hogue said the new rule took a "scorched earth" approach to banning abortion that would limit access to other critical healthcare services. Read More »

Explosion kills 16 in Afghan city of Kandahar

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Authorities at Kandahar's Mirwais hospital said the dead and wounded included both civilians and members of the Afghan security forces. As many as seven police were killed in clashes on Monday night between security forces and the Taliban in Ghazni province, southwest of Kabul, where the insurgents have cut a highway with the neighbouring province of Paktika, officials said. Read More »

Kane Williamson's Sunrisers Hyderabad fall in IPL preliminary final

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Chasing 140 to reach the final for the seventh time, Chennai were gasping at 62 for six when South African Du Plessis mounted a spectacular counter-attack to see them home with five balls to spare at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium. Apart from Jadeja , Dwayne Bravo chipped in with two wickets . Bravo then chipped in with 2-25 that included a smart return tumbling catch to dismiss Yusuf Pathan before Brathwaite smashed 43 off 29 balls and Hyderabad scored 51 runs off the last five ... Read More »

If You Missed The California Voter Registration Deadline, There's Another Option

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The June election is a big one for San Luis Obispo County. People who have moved or changed their name must re-register to vote, according to the Contra Costa County elections office. As for Chambliss, she knows which ballot she'll be requesting. "'We'll remember in November, '" he said. Primary voting in Georgia and other parts of the country is traditionally low as most voters wait until November to cast their ballot. Read More »

After House Rejection, Farm Bill Timeline May Stretch Into 2019

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A new farm bill faces an uncertain future after conservative House Republicans wanting a vote on an unrelated immigration bill joined Democrats in defeating the legislation . While Denham said he was always confident of getting 218 signatures on the discharge petition , he noted "there's a lot more frustration and emotion" because conservatives sunk the farm bill Friday over their own immigration demands. Read More »

Syria's army captures last insurgent area near Damascus

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It follows months of battles between ISIS fighters and Syrian government and allied troops in southern Damascus , leaving scores dead and leaving the already battered Yarmouk refugee camp an even greater scene of destruction. They had left towards the Syrian Badia, a sparsely populated expanse of territory east of the capital that extends to the border with Jordan and Iraq , it said. Read More »

S Korea's Moon heads to U.S. to safeguard summit

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When North Korea's Kim issued his surprise invitation for a summit with Trump , South Korea said the US president deserved most of the credit. "We think it is disappointing and regrettable that [the South Korean] journalists can not visit the North due to no follow-up measures after the North's invitation", South Korean Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon said in a statement, according to Yonhap . Read More »

'Our Enemies Will Take Note': Haspel Sworn in as CIA Director

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President Donald Trump made a rare visit to CIA headquarters on Monday to deliver remarks at incoming director Gina Haspel's swearing-in ceremony and expressed his optimism for the agency's future under her leadership. Her involvement with the agency's enhanced interrogation program - referred to by many as torture - that was implemented in the aftermath of the September 11 attacks generated widespread criticism and concern, as did her role in the subsequent destruction, in 2005, of 92 ... Read More »

Strange Behavior: 'Something Wrong' With Killer Cougar

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Brooks and injured 31-year-old Issac Sederbaum. The mountain bikers were riding together down a remote, backwoods trail at 11am local time in an area near North Bend, Washington state , around 30 miles (48km) east of Seattle, when the they encountered the animal. Read More »

Trump Is Now Fundraising Off Conspiracy Theory That FBI "Infiltrated" His Campaign

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Under pressure from President Donald Trump , the Justice Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation have agreed to investigate "any irregularities" in the FBI's tactics involving the Trump campaign, the White House said Monday. Rosenstein, speaking earlier this month in response to a question about calls for his impeachment, said the Justice Department " will not be extorted " by threats. Read More »

'American Idol' finale: And the victor is …

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He said that my version was the best version he's ever heard. She said it was an "interesting song" but wished Caleb had embodied the song more and made it his own. Katy wants to see Maddie thrive, not just survive, in the music industry. The three contestants each performed three times. Caleb's second round was his encore performance of his best song of the season, "Don't Close Your Eyes" by Keith Whitley . Read More »

LeBron dominates Celtics as Cavs draw level

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You have to be able to do all the little things in order to have a chance. The Celtics shot 2 of 10 and committed four turnovers when their ballhandler was guarded by James. James also recorded his 25th career postseason game with at least 40 points _ his sixth in this postseason. The Celtics have the home games in their back pocket, sure. Read More »

United States stocks higher as trade worries ease

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The compromise reached over the weekend between Washington and Beijing has reduced the threat of a trade war, but the Americans won few concessions from the Chinese side, with key disagreements far from being resolved. USA cars sold in the EU are slapped with 10 percent tariffs, while Washington imposes 25 percent duties on European pick-ups and trucks. His early morning tweets underscore the complexity and importance of America's relationship with China. Read More »

Keep things Han and Lando cool with these Millennium Falcon ice molds

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I didn't think that was that weird. Along the way we meet such unforgettable characters as the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian ( Donald Glover ), his sassy robot pilot (Phoebe Waller-Bridge) and his legendary ship, the Millennium Falcon , hired by Beckett and his gang to steal valuable fuel cells to replace those lost in the original heist. Read More »

Police officer shot in Maryland has died

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The officer was transported to MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, about seven miles away. Councilman David Marks said in a Facebook post that police informed him the officer was shot "while investigating suspicious activity". It is unknown at this time if the officer fired her weapon during the confrontation, Vinson said. The policeman, who is yet to be named, was gunned down while investigating a suspicious vehicle in the area. Read More »

Bernie Sanders announces US Senate reelection bid

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It has been the same since his election to the U.S. House in 1991 and a staple of his Senate races in 2006 and 2012. "My mind is on 2018, and again, I think, the most important midterm election in the modern history of our country". The Vermont Republican Party sees Sanders as a politician who doesn't disguise his plans. In his statement, Sanders listed off a slew of priorities he has publicly championed, including a national minimum wage of $15 an hour, a "Medicare for all single payer ... Read More »

Celebrity Chef Mario Batali Is Under Criminal Investigation by the NYPD

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Batali announced he would take leave from his restaurant group after acknowledging his behavior, however it was previously unknown Batali was under criminal investigation, according to CBS . "I couldn't. I couldn't do it", she said. A former employee at Batali's four-star restaurant Babbo told 60 Minutes that Batali invited her to The Spotted Pig one night in 2005. Read More »

Royal Wedding 2018: Prince George Completely Distracted Viewers

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Harry's decision to wear a wedding band goes against royal tradition as William, 35, decided not to have a ring when he married Duchess Catherine in 2011. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle on Saturday morning (May 19) in Windsor, England. She was one of the six young bridesmaids in Meghan Markle's bridal party. Read More »

Justify wins foggy Preakness, keeps Triple Crown bid alive

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The Kentucky Derby hero will line up against seven rivals for the Preakness Stakes , the second leg on the US Triple Crown trail. Justify, who became the first horse since 1882 to win the Kentucky Derby without having raced as a two-year-old, finally broke free of Good Magic , only to be challenged by Bravazo and Tenfold down the home stretch. Read More »

Marc Leishman holds one-shot lead at AT&T Byron Nelson in Texas

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Home favourite Jordan Spieth is eight off the pace at the halfway stage after a five-under 66, while Matt Kuchar ended a run of 30 consecutive cuts made on the PGA Tour after a second-round 69. "I was telling my caddie it's never this calm in Dallas three days in a row", said Gay, who has played every Nelson except one since 2000. Marc Leishman plays his shot from the 18th tee during the second round of the AT&T Byron Nelson golf tournament at Trinity Forest Golf Club. Read More »

Trump administration to cut Planned Parenthood funding

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This is an exaggeration and typical of the pro-abortion faction's response to this rule. The so-called Hyde amendment prohibits the use of competitive federal family-planning grant funds for abortion, but organizations like Planned Parenthood have traditionally used the federal money for other health services while using private money for abortions and related services - sometimes at the same facilities and with the same staff. Read More »

Once-missing teachers, students among ones killed in Santa Fe shooting

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At least 10 people were injured. In a probable cause affidavit, however, authorities said the suspect admitted to the shooting. A judge denied bond and took his application for a court-appointed attorney. After the ceremony an argument broke out in a parking lot outside the venue, police said. Rabon said he followed his teacher , who went to investigate. Read More »

Famous faces at the royal wedding

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Idris Elba and Sabrina Dhowre arrives at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle for the wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry . Oprah did not attend the 2011 royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton , and the OWN boss had kept her invite to Harry and Meghan's wedding a secret up until the last minute. Read More »

Sergei Skripal released from hospital two months after being poisoned

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LONDON-The former Russian spy who was poisoned on United Kingdom soil more than two months ago has been released from hospital, officials said Friday, after a nerve-agent attack that has inflamed tensions with Russia. Britain and worldwide chemicals weapons inspectors have said the Skripals were poisoned with Novichok, a deadly group of nerve agents developed by the Soviet military in the 1970s and 1980s. Read More »

Missing 2-year-old may be in Iowa or Minnesota

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This 2-year-old child is missing and is believed to be in the unlawful custody of her parents who were set to be separated from the child by DSS. Media reports state that Dakota and her parents recently seen at a Le Mars, IA doctor's office , according to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Read More »

Active shooter prompts school lockdown in Texas

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Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez reported that he has units en route to assist in the incident. An assistant principal said that a shooting suspect has been taken into custody, according to Associated Press. A student told ABC 13 they witnessed a female student being shot. The district didn't provide further details. A large contingent of police as well as agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives were responding to the school campus. Read More »

Centre announces ceasefire in J&K; Mufti, Omar welcomes move

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The decision was taken "to help the peace loving Muslims observe Ramzan in a peaceful environment", the statement said. The announcement, reminiscent of then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's similar initiative in 2000, comes barely two days before Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits Jammu to inaugurate development projects and address the sixth convocation of a university in the winter capital. Read More »

Malaysian anti-graft agency to question former PM Najib

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The investigations started barely a week after Najib's ruling coalition suffered a spectacular loss to an opposition bloc led by his former mentor, Mahathir Mohamad , 92, the first change of government since Malaysia gained independence from Britain in 1957. Read More »

Trump says will still insist on N. Korea denuclearization

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Yet the president also during somewhat rambling comments that the Libya model "would take place if we don't make a deal, most likely". Mr Trump said that if the North Korean leader agrees to denuclearise, he will get what Mr Trump is calling "protections". Read More »

Egypt opens Gaza border crossing for Ramadan - president

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Egypt will keep the Rafah border crossing with the Gaza Strip open for a month, marking the longest period in years that the gateway to and from the economically battered enclave has been accessible. For more than a decade, Israel has imposed a crippling blockade on Gaza, arguing it is necessary to isolate Hamas, with which it has fought three wars since 2008. Read More »

Las Vegas police say no threat to public after massive mall response

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Police have so far been unable to locate the suspect. According to Metro Police officials, there is video showing a person with a long gun, wearing a mask, but after three searches, they were not able to find the individual. She did not see the man go into the store. The Boulevard Mall, which first opened in March 1968, is located in the unincorporated town of Paradise. Read More »

Shots fired at Trump's Miami golf course, One arrested

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The fire alarm was blaring, which Perez said was an attempt by the suspect to lure officers into the lobby. USA Today reported the details of the president's financial disclosure. and Eric Trump. "Every day they keep our community safe". An investigation is underway, and will include the FBI and the Secret Service, along with local police. Read More »