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Ethics watchdog says Trudeau vacation on private island broke conflict rules

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He maintained that he and his family had "a standing invitation" from the Aga Khan and his daughter to vacation on the island. The only exception is if the person providing the gift is a friend, but Dawson said that exception didn't apply in this case of the Aga Khan, a philanthropist and hereditary spiritual leader to the world's approximately 15 million Ismaili Muslims. Read More »

Idaho tops list of fastest-growing states

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Census Bureau's national and state population estimates released today. The Salt Lake Tribune will update this story throughout the day . The state's population dropped by more than 33,700 people between July 2016 and July 2017, according to the estimates. Read More »

Gov. Rick Scott calls on state senator to resign

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Relatively obscured by the attention that allegations against former Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore received, Florida has been dealing with a similar situation with a man who wants to be the state's next governor. However, his smear tactic failed when another accuser, a former Senate aide and lobbyist, came forward to say that Latvala had groped her and promised to vote for whatever she wanted to if she'd have sex with him. Read More »

Oklahoma's Trae Young Ties NCAA Record With 22 Assists

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This one ended up being important. OU freshman point guard Trae Young became the first NCAA player in 20 years to have at least 20 points and 20 assists in the same game, tying the NCAA single-game assists record with 22 and scoring 26 points. Read More »

'India's Most Wanted' host Suhaib Ilyasi jailed for life for wife's murder

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Anju was rushed to a hospital from her East Delhi residence on January 11, 2000, with multiple stab injuries. Earlier, the police was told that Anju has committed suicide but Suhaib got arrested in March 2000 after the investigation. However, charges were framed against him in the case after his sister-in-law and mother-in-law alleged that he used to torture Anju for dowry. Ilyasi had then approached the Supreme Court against the High Court ruling and his plea was rejected by the apex ... Read More »

How 16 closely fought seats deprived Congress of a win in Gujarat

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Out of the total 1,50,19,245 votes cast in the 2017 assembly elections, almost 1.8 percent, that is 5,51,414 votes, were NOTA. Congress party supporters celebrate after a party candidate's win in the Assembly elections, outside the Gujarat College counting centre in Amedabad on Monday. Read More »

Some parents pull kids from Conn. high school as Ivanka Trump visits

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The visit was kept quiet due to security concerns, according to New Jersey's News 12 , which reported that parents who opposed the president's views were upset that they did not know about the visit. "My son Nicolas Guzman is a NECA student and you talked to him today and he's so excited about it", Angela Yaneth Guzman wrote on Trump's Facebook page . Read More »

Panthers react to Richardson's plan to sell team

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In October, Puff Daddy shared his demand to buy the entire NFL. Diddy then tackled an issue that nearly certainly would be a strength for him: "I will have the best half-time show, the best selection of music", he said. Richardson, who was key to the expansion of the National Football League into the Carolinas, had previously said that the team would be sold when he died. Read More »

Search is on for baby after mother found dead

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Police say Bernardez is a possible suspect in the stabbing death of the baby's mother. Lopez said she believed Flores was hesitant to go to police because she was in the country illegally. He is driving a blue 2000 Toyota Celica with a Texas state license plate number, CM7-L340. If anyone has any information, please call the Houston Police Department at 713-308-3600. Read More »

Officer dragged by suspect's auto during attempted getaway

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While Officer Jon Cusack with the Pembroke Pines Police Department was investigating a drug-related incident Tuesday at a retirement community, he reached inside the suspect's auto. When Cusack arrived at the vehicle, he confronted the driver, named as Thomas Cabrera, before opening the auto door. The officer was caught hanging on the door as he was dragged with the auto at high speeds. Read More »

UN Special Rapporteur Will Be Denied Access to Myanmar, Country's Gov't Informed

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Photos published by the military showed the grave being exhumed and multiple skeletal remains. Myanmar officials say that the office of the president authorised police to proceed with the case against the reporters. Other key projects such as the Rhi-Tiddim road project, the Trilateral Highway road from Kalewa to Yargyi, the project to build 69 bridges on the Tamu-Kyigone-Kalewa road, the Yamethin Police Training Centre and hospital projects, were also discussed. Read More »

EU's decision against Poland has no merit - PiS party spokeswoman

Often referred to as the EU's "nuclear option", the move carries the ultimate threat of sanctions but is in fact unlikely to result in that. The Article 7.1 motion put forward by the Commission will warn that there "is a clear risk of a serious breach by a Member State of the values" of the European Union - which include the rule of law and the independence of the judiciary. Read More »

Video showing Jayalilatha recovering in Apollo hopsital released

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State law minister CV Shanmugam questioned why Sasikala camp was keeping the video under wraps all these days, especially when doubts about Jayalalithaa's death were at the peak. Vetrivel claimed. Sreenivasan said alleged that none of the AIADMK functionaries had met Jayalalithaa during her hospitalisation. Please forgive me. Read More »

China slams United States annual security strategy report

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On Monday, Trump described China a "rival power" seeking to "challenge American influence, values and wealth". But Beijing sees Washington as an obstacle to its ambitions to be East Asia's dominant power, and strains over Taiwan, trade, technology policy and the South China Sea are growing. Read More »

DJ Dies Following Stage Collapse at Brazil's Atmosphere Festival

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A spokesperson from Atmosphere Festival has remarked on the tragic occurrence, saying: "We always cherish the security of our audience, following all the processes, reports and authorisations requested by the local authorities". Though he was rushed to the hospital from the scene, he was pronounced dead upon arrival, according to People . Fans have taken to DJ Kaleb Freitas' Facebook page to pay respects. Read More »

Minnesota cops shoot knife-wielding man in police interrogation room

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When police saw what was happening, sources say officers asked him to drop the weapon. They say Fisher slit his neck and wrists, and also stabbed himself in the chest - narrowly missing his heart. After a short time, the detectives left the room, leaving him unattended. Police gesture to the hallway with a room where the man was shot. . The officers involved will be put on standard administrative leave. Read More »

McConnell says DACA fix won't come up until next year

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The Democratic Party is quick to point to the economic benefits the US receives from so-called DREAMers who are often in their late 20s or early 30s, but the math does not add up. In early September, the Trump administration announced it was ending DACA, which Obama created in 2012 through an executive order. Dreamers on Friday targeted Schumer's office specifically to demand that he block any spending legislation from moving forward unless it included a provision reinstituting DACA. Read More »

Toowoomba Born Man Arrested in Bali

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Possession of small amounts of drugs can incur lengthy jail sentences in Indonesia and larger amounts can result in a death sentence. Customs chief Himawan Indarjono said Roberts, 35, was arrested at Bali's airport on December 4 carrying 19.9 grams (0.7 ounces) of methamphetamine and 6.2 grams (0.2 ounces) of the party drug ecstasy. Read More »

Huckabee Sanders Is Not Sure if Trump Believes in Aliens

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During today's White House press briefing, Sarah Huckabee Sanders was basically asked if President Donald Trump believes aliens exist. "Frankly, there were a few of them here last night", Sanders said, pointing to Sens. With the House voting to pass Congress' agreed-upon legislation Tuesday, Sanders was peppered with questions about how the plan would benefit the president. Read More »

Fired ballistic missile targeting Riyadh

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The UN World Food Programme has brought in enough food for 1.8 million people for two months, but far more is needed. "The coalition later said the missile launch proved the "continued involvement" of Iran in supporting the Houthis ". A Saudi-backed coalition has launched thousands of air strikes against the Houthis and allied forces since intervening in the war on behalf of the government nominally based in Aden. Read More »

British police swoop on 'alleged Christmas terror plot'

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He said: "They were in full kit with the guns and everything". An " enormous bang " was heard as officers swooped into the property, according to one neighbor. That's all I know. Three men, aged 22, 36 and 41, arrested in Sheffield and a 31-year-old man arrested in Chesterfield were taken to a police station in West Yorkshire for questioning. Read More »

May, Trump agree on need for quick post-Brexit trade deal

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They also discussed "different" positions on Mr Trump's decision to move the USA embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, agreeing the U.S. needed to "bring forward new proposals for peace". Jeremy Corbyn accused Mrs May of squandering an opportunity to "call President Trump out". A British government spokesperson confirms the call which took place on Tuesday morning. Read More »

Driver arrested after trying to ram gate to Air Force base

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Royal Air Force Mildenhall in Suffolk was placed on lockdown about 1 p.m. after a "significant incident" was reported, police said. A Ministry of Defense source told Sky News a man rammed his vehicle into the base's gates while attempting to force his way through. Read More »

Sheriff's detectives seeking witnesses after parents tried selling children for money, drugs

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Vincent Calogero , 38, and Sarah Nilson 32, were arrested last Thursday after police were alerted to possible child abuse taking place at their apartment block in Lancaster. They are being held on $100,000 bail. Lancaster Sheriff's Station detectives seek the public's assistance in locating additional witnesses. Calogero is described as white, 5 feet 10 inches tall, 175 pounds, with brown hair and hazel eyes. Read More »

Authorities: at least 12 dead in bus crash in eastern Mexico

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Among the bus passengers were 27 cruise guests from two Royal Caribbean ships, Celebrity Equinox and Serenade of the Seas, the cruise line said. In a statement from government officials in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo, where the accident occurred, report there were 12 passengers killed including one girl under 18, and 18 were injured. Read More »

Ramaphosa's camp demands vote recount over Magashule's election

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There was that awkward moment when former KwaZulu-Natal Premier Senzo Mchunu was carried on the shoulders of supporters towards the stage. The Dlamini Zuma faction says instead of allowing a recount for there should rather be a rerun of the election for all the top six positions. Read More »

McMaster on a nuclear North Korea: 'We can't tolerate that risk'

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North Korea on Tuesday rejected a recent offer by the United States for talks without preconditions, calling it a ploy to make Pyongyang give up its nuclear programme. In a wide-ranging speech, Trump said his security strategy for the first time addresses economic security and would include a complete rebuilding of USA infrastructure as well as a wall along the southern US border. Read More »

Russian Federation detains Norwegian man accused of being a spy

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Mr Berg has so far made no public comment on the issue. Russian Federation says it has detained a Norwegian citizen on suspicion of espionage. Frode Berg was arrested earlier this month due to possession of secret documents in Moscow and was accused of sharing sensitive information about the Russian North Fleet with USA and Norwegian authorities, broadcaster TV2 said, quoting Russian media. Read More »

China warns of 'pressure and challenges' after Trump report

These remarks and the lack of specific policies to deal with alleged China and Russian Federation "attempts to erode American security" feed uncertainties on what to expect of US relations with two major geopolitical players. "We want strong alliances and partnerships based on cooperation and reciprocity", he added. -Chinese relations will face "more pressure and challenges" following President Donald Trump's decision to label Beijing a rival. Read More »

Investors Sell Akamai Technologies (AKAM) on Strength Following Insider Selling

The prospect that this sell remains unnoticed are super little as a result of the large amount of money involved. The company has a current ratio of 3.01, a quick ratio of 3.01 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.20. PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC) has risen 57.23% since December 19, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 22.39% the S&P500. When investing in a volatile security, the risk of success is increased just as much as the risk of failure. Read More »

Kwesi Appiah Tips Mohammed Salah To Win 2017 African Player Award

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The three final nominees are Sadio Mane (Senegal/Liverpool), Mohamed Salah (Egypt/Liverpool) and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Gabon/Borussia Dortmund). The German will slug it with Argentine and Egypt's coach Hector Cuper and Wydad Casablanca's L'Hussein Amoutta. Year final shortlist and will contend with South Africa's ChrestinaKgatlana and Cameroon's Gabrielle Aboudi Onguene. Read More »

Investigation underway after a British Embassy worker is found strangled in Beirut

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Uber declined to confirm the suspect's name or how long he had been driving for the service. It has emerged that he had served several prison sentences. It is a neighbourhood where foreign aid workers, diplomats and journalists mingle with wealthy Lebanese often into the early hours of the morning. That is why this murder has left the global community so shocked. Read More »

Trump Administration Petitions SCOTUS to Prevent Facilitating Unaccompanied Minor's Abortion

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Since March, the Trump administration has refused to "facilitate" abortions for unaccompanied minors taken into federal custody after crossing the border illegally. But the second case reportedly has "differing circumstances". At issue are two teens, known in court papers as "Jane Poe and Jane Roe". In Roe's case, Francisco pointed out that she "is only about 10 weeks pregnant" and that efforts to find her a sponsor who could remove her from federal custody, so the government doesn't ... Read More »

St Louis Weather Conditions and Forecast, December 19, 2017

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The forecast looks mainly dry through Christmas Day , but a brief wintry mix, especially early Christmas morning, is not out of the question. Tonight: Overnight, we'll have mostly clear skies. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Winds will be light to moderate , fresh in parts of the west and southwest, however, there will be some sunny spells in places. Read More »

Bill could make US Congress members liable for harassment payouts

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The new amount includes details given to Representative Greg Harper, chairman of the House Administration Committee, by the OOC showing that $115,000 was paid in sexual harassment claims between 2008 and 2012. What the CAA does know is that $17 million of taxpayer money has been spent on settlements, but the organization doesn't know which of those settlements are related to sexual harassment specifically. Read More »

Cuomo exploring possibility of eliminating minimum wage tip credits

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The New York State Restaurant Association's Melissa Fleischut said there already are many legal protections in place to make sure that tipped employees do make the minimum wage. Cuomo wants all tipped workers to be paid the regular minimum wage instead of the lower rate. Combining the two equals the 2018 NYC minimum wage rate for large employers, $13.00. Read More »

West Suffolk bin collection days over Christmas

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Households in west Suffolk have been notified of bin collection days after Christmas. Bins scheduled to be emptied on Christmas Day will instead be emptied the day before on Christmas Eve. All services will return to normal with bins being collected on usual days from Monday, January 1. The City of Mandurah has issued a new timetable for bin collections next week. Read More »

Saffron outfit warns missionary schools against 'forcing' Hindu students to celebrate Xmas

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A Hindu group has warned Christian schools in a city in Uttar Pradesh, India, against participating in Christmas celebrations as they say such activities could easily lure Hindu students into Christianity. "Anything that is illegal will not be allowed and such designs will be foiled", he added. According to sources, Aligarh range DIG Mohit Agarwal held a meeting of senior superintendents of police of four districts falling under the range and took the decision to disallow any such events ... Read More »

Senate Banking Committee rejects Trump's pick to lead the Export-Import Bank

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Scott and Rounds left Garrett's confirmation hearing last month unnerved by the nominee's inability to prove his new resolve to support the bank's mission after years of fighting its very existence. Scott added he was between "90 and 95 percent sure" he would vote to block Garrett's nomination from moving to the Senate floor. It would be the first time the South Carolina Republican voted against the wishes of his party and the Trump administration on a presidential nominee. Read More »

Leak found on Britain's new $4B aircraft carrier 'Queen Elizabeth'

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Her Majesty's Ship Queen Elizabeth , which cost £3.1 billion ($4.1 billion, 3.5 billion euros) to build, has been taking on water for some time due to a problem with a shaft seal. "You get this all the time, you've got very complicated engineering under the water, it's operating obviously at sea and every yachtsman will tell you they take in water somewhere", he said. Read More »

FBI Warned Trump That Russian Spies, Hackers Would Target Campaign

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The ominous warning - which was also given to Hillary Clinton - came about a week after Trump won the Republican nomination in July 2016, NBC News reported . "Trump was "briefed and warned" at the session about potential espionage threats from Russian Federation, two former law enforcement officials familiar with the sessions told NBC News". Read More »