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Arizona Rep. Martha McSally announces she's running for Senate

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I'm a fighter pilot, and I talk like one. Martha McSally Tries To Hold Off Kelli Ward and Joe Arpaio But as she is entering a primary against two people more consistently supportive of Trump, Kelli Ward and Joe Arpaio, McSally's political consultants clearly don't want her getting "Flaked". Read More »

South Korea's Moon Jae-in is ready to meet Kim Jong

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I'm not saying I have or haven't. "I just don't want to comment". Seoul's Vice Unification Minister Chun Hae-sung, briefing reporters during a break in the talks , said the South had "also raised the need to end acts that can escalate tensions on the Korean Peninsula and to resume dialogue to bring peace to the Korean Peninsula, such as [North Korea's] denuclearization". Read More »

Congress slams RSS over Bhima-Koregaon violence, RSS targets 'JNU brigade'

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Reportedly, in the last two days, one person was killed, seven were injured including four policemen, and over 200 buses and 100 cars damaged due to the attacks in Pune and Mumbai by the groups. Leader of Congress in the Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge accused the BJP and RSS of "conspiring to divide people" on caste and religious lines. The Peshwas were Brahmins and the victory is seen as a symbol of Dalit assertiveness. Read More »

Important Analyst's Ratings to Watch: Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Alcoa Inc. (AA)

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The volume of the company in the last trading session was 2.74 Million. About 450 shares traded or Infinity% up from the average. The company was upgraded on Monday, January 11 by Goldman Sachs . USA banking giants JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo kicked off earnings season Friday with mixed results that included hefty new legal costs at Wells following its fake accounts scandal. Read More »

Firefighting efforts resume on burning tanker off China

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Firefighting operations were suspended on Wednesday (10 January), after an explosion rocked the vessel . Multiple reports have since put the tanker in Japanese waters and the Japanese Coast Guard is said to be monitoring the situation. Hassan Qashqavi , an Iranian deputy foreign minister, told the official Islamic Republic News Agency there was still a chance that some of the crew on the Sanchi may have survived. Read More »

On quake memorial day, Trump comments shock Haiti

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Durbin was going through a list of TPS countries that would be covered and when he got to Haiti , Trump asked why the United States wants more people from Haiti and African countries. "In the course of his comments, said things which were hate filled, vile and racist". Mr Trump's alleged comment has caused a backlash among Haitians and people across Africa. Read More »

Top Democrat seeks to interview Ivanka Trump in Russia probe

Mueller III under oath". Trump says that it "seems unlikely" that he'd give an interview in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into potential coordination between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign. "Never before in American history has so clear a threat to national security been so clearly ignored by a US president", the report asserts. So far, Mueller has indicted President Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort and his long-time business partner and ... Read More »

Trump's Pressure on North Korea Actually Fostered Peace

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Trump used Twitter frequently throughout 2017 to warn North Korea against taking nuclear action, push other nations to aid the U.S.in the denuclearization effort, and mock North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. When asked if he has spoken to the dictator, Trump said "I don't want to comment on it". North Korea and the Trump administration are in a standoff over Pyongyang's nuclear and ballistic missile programs. Read More »

Russia, China agree to coordinate efforts to resolve Korean Peninsula situation

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But financial institutions will now have to treat even those few that are allowed - including remittances worth less than $1,000 and humanitarian aid - as potential cases of money laundering and report them to the government. "At the same time", he added, "we will continue the ongoing dialogue with all partners, including countries like Russian Federation and China who absolutely will play an important role in moving towards peace on the Korean peninsula". Read More »

Padmavati officially gets renamed to Padmaavat

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The film has finally received a green signal from the CBFC which awarded it a "U/A" certificate with some modifications. The official social media pages have confirmed that the film has been named as Padmaavat . We have full faith in the CBFC and in the transparent, fair and inclusive process that has been followed". Mr. Joshi said that they have approved the film and CBFC should not get involved in any controversy and he also added - " Let's refrain from utilizing CBFC's name unnecessarily ... Read More »

China's global trade surplus falls, but grows with US

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China's exports rose 10.8% in yuan terms in 2017 thanks to a boom in global trade, Bloomberg reported. Indeed, China became the world's biggest global trader in 2013, but lost its position at the summit to the United States in 2016 following two hard years of difficulties. Read More »

Group: Israel OKs more construction in West Bank settlements

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In the West Bank village of Iraq Burin, south of Nablus, a 16-year-old boy died in hospital after he was shot by Israeli troops as Palestinians pelted them with stones. In December, the Israel Security Agency documented a near tripling of terrorist attacks against Israelis last month, reaching a two-year high of 249 incidents. Read More »

Trump to let states pursue work requirements for Medicaid

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Conservatives say the work requirement can help lead people to employment and off the state-federal health program. There are other exemptions for groups of people, as well. They also must complete a financial or health literacy course. "If CHIP funding runs out - and that seems to be what is happening as of this month in many states - that will lead children to be dropped from the program and will cause many pediatricians to rethink whether to participate in CHIP, since they will not have ... Read More »

Protesters gather outside college football title game

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The organization posted to its Facebook page on Sunday evening, asking fans to wave white towels during the game, which Trump plans to attend. At least two groups had protests planned for later in the day, closer to the time of President Donald Trump's arrival at the stadium for the game between the University of Alabama and the University of Georgia. Read More »

3-year-old Sherin Mathews' father could face the death penalty

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Prosecutors said the capital murder charge, which could carry the death penalty, was filed after an autopsy determined his daughter died from 'homicidal violence '. "There is virtually no employee in the Richardson Police Department who has not been involved in this case", Police Chief Jimmy Spivey said Friday. Read More »

Flu season at its worst since 2013

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On a map of the United States tracking flu activity, "this is the first year that we have had the entire continental U.S.be the same color", he noted. Some long-term care facilities have issued warnings on the west coast and in central Newfoundland, restricting visitation as a precaution against the flu season. Read More »

Trump Lawyer Set $130000 Hush-Money Payout to Porn Star, WSJ Reports

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She reportedly chose not to appear on the show at that time without explanation. While the question of whether or not Trump had a consensual affair with an adult film actress may be juicy gossip, it isn't almost as pressing as whether Clifford was paid by top Trump lawyers to keep quiet (Clifford had reportedly previously discussed revealing her relationship on ABC's Good Morning America .) What's more , the reports fit into a larger patter of the president denying alleged encounters ... Read More »

Flood Watch Issued with Rain, Brief Warm Up on the Way

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The timing of this system will also could lead to major travel headaches. The National Weather Service in Paducah said west Kentucky and southern IL are getting a taste of spring temperatures this week, only to be followed by a winter storm. Read More »

Bipartisan Senate group crafts 'Dreamer' immigration plan

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Becerra, flanked by members of the legal team that has argued the case, said it remained up to Congress and the president to find a permanent solution, however. "We're going to have - more than a signal - we're going to have a very clear message this is something he'd support, that he'd sign", Cornyn said. Read More »

NY bombing suspect pleads not guilty

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The Manhattan US Attorney's Office says Ullah wanted to kill as many victims as possible when he set off a low-tech pipe bomb while walking through a subway passageway near the bus terminal. Prosecutor George Turner said prosecutors had gathered materials for the case including surveillance videos, photos from the crime scene, DNA evidence, statements that Ullah made to officials after his arrest, postings from his social-media accounts, e-mails, MetroCard data, and phone records. Read More »

Rihanna's 21-Year-Old Cousin Shot Dead

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Rihanna also shared a video on Instagram showing Alleyne spreading positivity to his viewers, "It's nice to wake up and see all of your brothers and sisters". "I love you brother you were always there for me and I was always there for you". Alleyne was shot and killed at approximately 7 PM on December 26, 2017, while walking through a track near his home in Eden Lodge, St Michael. Read More »

Tillerson to go to Canada's N. Korea talks

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Canada and the United States are co-hosting foreign ministers from more than a dozen countries in Vancouver on January 15-17 with the goal of strengthening diplomatic efforts toward denuclearizing the Korean peninsula. on Thursday. North Korea agreed to send athletes as part of a delegation to the Games. Hook also referred to the renewed talks between the 2 Koreas over the North's participation of next month's Winter Olympics in the South. Read More »

ICE raids OR 7-Eleven stores, but makes no arrests

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Homan, said in a message to reporters. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents arrested 21 people in the raids, which were carried out in 17 states from California to Florida. Authorities said at least one person was arrested after ICE conducted immigration raids at 98 convenient stores nationwide. One of the biggest workplace immigration raids, in May 2008, resulted in the detention of almost 400 undocumented immigrants, including several children, at an Iowa meatpacking plant. Read More »

How Trump could vastly expand offshore drilling

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On Friday he said he did not know what Scott thought about off-shore drilling , but said the governor had not consulted with him about federal laws involving the matter, not even past year when Trump and Zinke proposed the seismic testing. Read More »

Yep, Bannon is Gone at Breitbart

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A source familiar with the probe told Reuters on Thursday that the interview is likely to focus on Bannon's time during the campaign, rather than his brief stint at the White House. The committee's practice is not to comment on specific witnesses or the schedule for testimony at non-public hearings. A day earlier, Feinstein, who faces a primary challenge in her re-election this year, released the transcript of the Senate Judiciary Committee's closed-door August interview with an official ... Read More »

Immigrant activist's NYC detention prompts protests, arrests for City Council members

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He had been a lawful permanent resident when he was convicted of wire fraud in 2000. However, he was detained by ICE during one of his regularly scheduled check-ins. Trivedi told India-West that after Ragbir was released from immigration detention in 2008, he was inspired by his experiences while incarcerated to speak out on prison reform and immigrant rights. Read More »

Chinese Frigate, Unidentified Submarine Enter Japan-Claimed Waters Near Senkaku Islands

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The Japanese military first observed a submarine of unknown origin entering the contiguous zone just outside its territorial waters northeast of Miyako Island on Wednesday evening, a Ministry of Defense statement said. "We urge the Japanese side not to create artificial incidents around Diaoyu and make efforts jointly with China to improve bilateral relations in the spirit of a consensus reached in 2014", Chinese Foreign Ministry's spokesman Lu Kang said Thursday. Read More »

Indian Gov't Adds New Security Layer to Protect Sensitive Citizen's Data

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Virtual Aadhaar ID: How Will It Work? The report shows how Nilekani's personal information is still available online, and that the man steering the UIDAI ship was himself unaware of the huge breach of his own confidential information that had occurred when he posted the picture of his Aadhaar card , with the QR code intact. Read More »

Merkel entering final stage of make-or-break talks

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SPD leaders, who need to convince their party members in a vote on January 21 on whether to proceed, are playing hardball. Germany's ruling conservative party CDU and the centre-left Social Democratic Party (SPD) have reached an agreement to complete the nationwide development of a gigabit network in Germany by 2025, said German editorial network RND. Read More »

'Invective and Mistrust': Pakistan's Leaders Respond to Trump's Tweet

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Asif said the USA government's claim of releasing a dispensation of $33 billion in aid to Pakistan was also baseless, the Express news reported. President Trump had previewed the aid slash in a tweet on Monday that said the USA had "foolishly" given Pakistan $33 billion and received "lies & deceit" in return. Read More »

Pelosi's 'five white guys' joke not well received by peer

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Speaking at the Marriot Marquis, Pelosi will be just a few miles from one of the seats Democrats have identified as one of their biggest priorities: the 7th Congressional District, now held by U.S. "The five white guys I call them, you know", Pelosi said, making a reference to the Five Guys hamburger chain. Drew Hammill, Pelosi's spokesman, later said she wasn't criticizing Hoyer's participation and has made similar comments during meetings with him and others this week, without complaints. Read More »

Lalu aides in jail to 'serve' him? RJD denies charge

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He was on bail in the first case when he was convicted and sentenced in the second. Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and former Health Minister Tej Pratap Yadav has announced a movement similar to JP movement (Jayaprakash movement) in order to seek justice for RJD chief Lalu Prasad and the poor of the state. Read More »

Kendrick Lamar, Eminem headline this year's Firefly Music Festival

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And while reviews of the project have been mixed, his most recent single featuring 2 Chainz, the "Chloraseptic Remix," has people talking again. The festival, which takes place in DE, takes place from June 14-17. The band took a hiatus in 2014, following the release of the 2013 album "AM" and its accompanying tour. We'll get through this. Though Halsey isn't thrilled with the line-up, Arctic Monkeys eagle-eyed fans are hoping this announcement is only the beginning of the band's ... Read More »

$1 million Holiday Raffle ticket sold in SC Kansas

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The bubbly was flowing in Rudden's Costcutters on Railway Road after it sold two winning tickets within days; while Tarpey's SuperValu also had a €250,000 victor. The lucky ticket number is: 285203. FORMER CORK CITY and current Preston North End defender Kevin O'Connor was the surprise victor of a €1 million National Lottery raffle over the weekend. Read More »

'Fire and Fury' Is 'Grotesque' and 'Fiction': Stephen Miller

Miller would not leave voluntarily after the segment and instead had to be escorted off the CNN set by security, reported CBS News and Business Insider . Take offense. Take offense on behalf of others, as Miller did at that August briefing, when CNN's Jim Acosta asked about Trump's plan to emphasize English-language skills in immigration decisions and quipped, "Are we just going to bring in people from Great Britain and Australia?" It's worth noting that in this instance, Miller's ... Read More »

US Reaffirms Commitment to Secure India's NSG Membership

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Kenneth Juster, said, "The US is probably as open a country as any in the world and we probably take more immigrants per year compared to any other country". The US envoy took to the occasion to state that the increased heft in our economic relationship would necessarily provide a broader and deeper, long-term USA commitment to India and the Indo-Pacific region. Read More »

Terrorists yesterday, extremists today: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah's U-turn

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January 12 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has filed a complaint against Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah for making inflammatory and derogatory statement. That is the difference between me and. "Whichever organisation it may be, whether SDPI , PFI or RSS, Bajrang Dal or VHP, our government will not tolerate it if anyone indulges in terrorism and communalism", the CM thundered. Read More »

USA updates travel advisory; puts India at level 2

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The US State Department has warned Americans to exercise increased caution in India due to crime and terrorism and to avoid going to Jammu and Kashmir except the Buddhist-dominated region of Ladakh. The Travel Advisories for each country replace previous Travel Warnings and Travel Alerts. "We have a small footprint there, and our ability to help people in an emergency there is very limited, so that is also a factor". Read More »

Police searching for three suspects who robbed convenience store at gunpoint

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They drove the carjacked vehicle to the 3100 block of North Keating, where they committed the armed robbery, police said. The clerk was the only person in the store at the time of the robbery and no injuries were reported. At approximately 7:25 p.m. a robber wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, dark trousers, black mask and gloves armed with a black pistol entered Z1 Express gas station, located at 650 Second St., and demanded cash. Read More »

Turkey, US issue tit-for-tat travel warnings

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It also cited the risk of arbitrary detentions under an ongoing state of emergency "based on scant or secret evidence and grounds that appear to be politically motivated". The warning from Turkish officials comes shortly after U.S. officials issued a similar statement regarding travel to Turkey. It added that the recent New York City subway pipe bomb terrorist attack was "an example of far-right/racist incidents". Read More »

Tamil Nadu stranded as bus strike enters day 7

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Tamil Nadu has over 22,000 buses with a workforce of about 143,000 employees. The strikers agreed to the State Govt.'s proposal to increase their pay via 2.44 times hike formula and called off the strike. But, the unions maintained that the strike was not only legal but also justified. "You must come forward to serve people during the Pongal season". There are almost 1.4 lakh workers in the TN's transport department who handle around 22,500 buses. Read More »

Trump pledges lower taxes and environmental constraints for USA farmers

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Trump, who came onstage to the strains of Lee Greenwood's "God Bless the United States of America", referenced familiar themes of patriotism and respect for the American flag and the American anthem. "It's not the easiest negotiation but we're going to make it fair for you people again". Lauding other regulatory repeals, Trump said, " We're restoring the rule of law and protecting our cherished Second Amendment ", reinforcing his point with a rifle-shooting gesture. Read More »