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Russia: US Strikes Remove Moral Hurdles for S-300 Missiles for Assad

Global inspectors from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) arrived in Damascus nearly a week ago but are still waiting to visit the site of the suspected attack . "Speakin...

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Robert Mugabe called to Parliament to give evidence on diamond corruption

Robert Mugabe called to Parliament to give evidence on diamond corruption

Mugabe, who stepped down in November 2017 after a military intervention and large protests, said in 2016 that $15bn worth of gems had been looted from fields in eastern Zimbabwe. Non-governmental ...

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Fire Crews Continue To Battle Blaze in Horsethief Canyon

Fire Crews Continue To Battle Blaze in Horsethief Canyon

As The Oklahoman reports , the fires this week scorched an area amounting to nearly 450 square miles, or nearly 285,000 acres. That fire is 85 percent contained as of Thursday. The fire is very hard ...

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National Walkout Day shooting injures Florida student

National Walkout Day shooting injures Florida student

Authorities have asked residents to avoid the school, according to CNN . The injured student was taken to a local hospital. This photo (which was verified by Castro on Twitter ) purportedly shows ...

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The literary legacy of Barbara Bush

The literary legacy of Barbara Bush

Former President Barack Obama is anticipated to attend the funeral alongside together with his spouse, former first woman Michelle Obama. Her body will lie in repose from noon until midnight CT at S...

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North Korean leader removes major nuclear sticking point

North Korean leader removes major nuclear sticking point

Third, the coming potential summit meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will not mark the end of diplomacy, but rather the beginning. Moon's diplomatic dr...

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Q1 2018 EPS Estimates for Devon Energy Reduced by Analyst (NYSE:DVN)

EP Energy Corporation (NYSE:EPE) for the trailing twelve months paying dividend with the payout ratio of 0.00% to its shareholders. DVN underperformed by 29.99% the S&P 500. The firm has "Neutral" r...

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Israel drops leaflets warning Palestinians to avoid approaching border

Israel drops leaflets warning Palestinians to avoid approaching border

White House envoy Jason Greenblatt, a member of President Donald Trump's Mideast team, said on social media that Palestinians in Gaza have a "right to protest their dire humanitarian circumstances". S...

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Cash crunch still a problem for people, cashless ATMs see long queues

Cash crunch still a problem for people, cashless ATMs see long queues

So what caused the demand-supply mismatch? Demonetisation was announced in November 2016. Currency with the public can either be hoarded, or used for informal sector transactions. So why is there a su...

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10-year-old girl raped, killed in Chhattisgarh village

10-year-old girl raped, killed in Chhattisgarh village

The girl was taken to a hospital where she died, a police official was quoted as saying. One of the girl's friends also told the police that the Class 2 student was last seen with Kumar, who alleged...

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Cash crunch: IT department begins raid on hoarders, RBI pump in notes

Cash crunch: IT department begins raid on hoarders, RBI pump in notes

Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Telangana, Maharashtra and Bihar have been facing a cash crunch. While the government, economists and bankers have come up with several theories explaining reason...

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Congress to fight Karnataka polls solo: Siddaramaiah

Congress to fight Karnataka polls solo: Siddaramaiah

He along with his son visited the Siddarameshwara temple at his native village of Siddaramanahundi, and the famous Chamundeshwari temple on Chamundi hill in Mysuru. The prestigious battle between Sidd...

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West Bengal Panchayat polls: Calcutta High Court extends filing of nomination

West Bengal Panchayat polls: Calcutta High Court extends filing of nomination

Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court on Thursday asked the West Bengal State Election Commission to submit affidavits detailing the steps it had taken following the Supreme Court's direction to allay a...

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South Korean strategy heading into summit

South Korean strategy heading into summit

The meeting, which Kim presided over previous year and in 2016, follows a session of the smaller and more powerful party Politburo that was held earlier this month. Instead, he pointed to the so-calle...

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Former US president buoyed by tributes to wife

Former US president buoyed by tributes to wife

A member of the staff for only a couple of weeks, I was just 25. And it was in these efforts that she memorably helped to erase the stigma of those living with HIV/AIDS during the early days of the ...

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Spain's ETA apologizes to victims of terror campaign ahead of disbanding

Spain's ETA apologizes to victims of terror campaign ahead of disbanding

We sincerely regret it". "We want to show our respect to the dead, the injured and the victims that ETA's actions have caused", the statement said. ETA was founded in 1959 during the dictatorship ...

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United Nations team under fire in Syria today

United Nations team under fire in Syria today

US and French authorities say that the poison gas attack, which killed at least 40 people and injured more than 500, was the work of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Days before the attack, Trump h...

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India to Bid for 2026 Youth Olympics and 2032 Olympics

India to Bid for 2026 Youth Olympics and 2032 Olympics

On this occasion IOC President presented a memento to Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra and bronze medallist Vijender Singh. Interestingly, union sports minister Rajyavardhan Rathore has made it...

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MI family with 13 sons give birth to 14th son

MI family with 13 sons give birth to 14th son

WOOD-TV reports Jay and Kateri Schwandt's latest addition was born on Wednesday evening - five days before the baby's expected due date. You know, we get plenty of comments, you know out there online ...

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HC acquits Kodnani in 2002 riot case, Bajrangi conviction upheld

HC acquits Kodnani in 2002 riot case, Bajrangi conviction upheld

The court upheld the conviction of former Bajrang Dal Babu Bajrangi . The two-judge bench of justice Harsha Devani and justice AS Supehiya had concluded the hearing in August 2017 and reserved ...

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$0.02 EPS Expected for Nevsun Resources Ltd. (NSU) on April, 26

For the ongoing Fiscal Quarter, 7 analysts have an average earnings forecast of $0.02 per share. Nevsun Resources had a negative net margin of 43.87% and a negative return on equity of 18.80%. Deutsch...

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Schumer Calls Legalizing Pot 'the Right Thing to Do'

Schumer Calls Legalizing Pot 'the Right Thing to Do'

Matt House, Schumer's communications director, said in a tweet that the Senator will unveil the bill on Friday - 4/20, a day that has become a celebration of marijuana. "The best thing to do is le...

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Arizona PTA Pulls Backing of Ducey's School Funding Plan

Arizona PTA Pulls Backing of Ducey's School Funding Plan

Organizer Noah Karvalis says the group is "preparing for all options right now". Arizona educators and school employees fueling the teacher-led #RedForEd movement have voted in support of a walkout ...

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Dubai's VOX wins licence to operate Saudi cinemas

Dubai's VOX wins licence to operate Saudi cinemas

The kingdom has always been seen as a conservative nation. Movies screened in Saudi cinemas will be subject to approval by government censors, and the premiere on April 18 was no exception. Saudis...

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Chemical weapons experts await go ahead to enter Douma

Chemical weapons experts await go ahead to enter Douma

He did not identify the assailants. "We can confirm that the OPCW team has not still been able to enter Douma in Syria ... The reconnaissance team returned to Damascus", he added. "We are very ...

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Trump Warns Russia US Missiles 'Will Be Coming' to Syria

Trump Warns Russia US Missiles 'Will Be Coming' to Syria

Although officials said the singular target was Mr Assad's chemical weapons capability, his air force - including helicopters he allegedly has used to drop chemical weapons on civilians - were spared....

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Keeping Ipswich's recycling program would cost ratepayers 59c extra per week

Keeping Ipswich's recycling program would cost ratepayers 59c extra per week

A city council in Australia is now set to be the first Down Under to remove the mounting stockpiles of recyclable commodities by burying them. Mr Antoniolli said the council's predicament only arose...

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Dawood Ibrahim's property can be seized by government

Dawood Ibrahim's property can be seized by government

A bench of justices R K Agrawal and A M Sapre dismissed the plea, saying the properties belonged to Dawood Ibrahim . Amina and Hasina were unable to provide any kind of proof that the earnings and ...

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Malindo Airlines plane skids off runway in Nepal

Malindo Airlines plane skids off runway in Nepal

All 139 people on board a Malaysian passenger plane had a miraculous escape when the Kuala Lumpur-bound flight skidded off the runway and got stuck in mud while attempting to take off from Nepals only...

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National security expert weighs in on President Trump's recent strikes on Syria

National security expert weighs in on President Trump's recent strikes on Syria

An official close to the Syrian Government said the United Nations security team had been met by protesters demonstrating against the US-led strikes. Western diplomats and weapons experts have under...

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No-go warning as Japan volcano erupts for first time in 250 years

No-go warning as Japan volcano erupts for first time in 250 years

The alert level for Mount Io had earlier been raised from Level 1 (Be mindful that the volcano is potentially active) to Level 2 (Do not approach the crater) on February 20, 2018. Another volcano near...

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United Kingdom plans for Irish border subjected to

United Kingdom plans for Irish border subjected to "a systematic and forensic annihilation"

However, no solution has yet been found for any customs checks needed after Brexit and a backstop plan could effectively isolate the Northern Ireland economy from mainland Britain. She proposed two ...

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CJI Dipak Misra Impeachment

CJI Dipak Misra Impeachment

While the Left parties, the NCP and the Congress are on board for moving the impeachment motion, some parties that have already signed the petition have backed out. The honourable Supreme Court called...

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Trade Wars to Affect Entire Global Economy, Not Specific Countries

Trade Wars to Affect Entire Global Economy, Not Specific Countries

International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde weighed in on the ongoing US-China trade dispute on Thursday, warning of the secondary impacts of protectionist measures on global confidence a...

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OPCW experts unlikely to enter Douma on Wednesday: UN source

OPCW experts unlikely to enter Douma on Wednesday: UN source

The British delegation to the organization called for the inspectors to be given "unfettered access" to Douma, adding that " Russia and Syria must cooperate". Photographs which claim to show Syrian v...

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South Africa President Returns Home Amid Protests

South Africa President Returns Home Amid Protests

Ramaphosa had been participating in the Commonwealth heads of government meeting in London, where he led a government delegation. The South African leader is scheduled to hold meetings with ANC lead...

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Windrush Generation: Caribbean descendants in the United Kingdom threatened with deportation

Windrush Generation: Caribbean descendants in the United Kingdom threatened with deportation

Yesterday it emerged thousands of landing card slips recording the arrival of migrants to the United Kingdom were destroyed by the Home Office eight years ago - when Theresa May was in charge of...

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Target's Car Seat Trade-In Event Returns this Weekend

Target's Car Seat Trade-In Event Returns this Weekend

As if you needed another reason to run to Target: Next week, the vehicle seat trade-in begins, and parents in need of an upgrade for their little ones, save money. How wonderful is that? In exchange...

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Region of Berlin center evacuated for WWII bomb Refuge

Region of Berlin center evacuated for WWII bomb Refuge

Police said Friday a few 10,000 citizens and employees have been being forced to leave a two-square-kilometer (almost a sq kilometers) location, including the railway station, for bomb pros to defus...

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Comey memos: Trump was concerned about Flynn's 'judgment'

Comey memos: Trump was concerned about Flynn's 'judgment'

Former FBI Director James Comey's memos about meetings with President Donald Trump have been handed over to Congress. " James Comey is an anti-Trump activist". In another memo, Comey recounts...

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