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Nevin, who became known throughout the land as the "Black Widow" after a sensational trial 17 years ago, protested her innocence to the end. In September the notorious killer, 67, was granted full-time temporary release from prison. She was convicted of murder after the prosecution successfully argued she had hired an unknown gunman to kill her husband in a mock robbery. Now dead, he was also suspected of the murder of journalist Veronica Guerin four months later.
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    Congress leader threatens to set BBMP on fire; case registered

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    KPCC president G Parameshwara suspended Narayanaswamy from the party membership for six years. The man even sprays petrol inside the office threatening to destroy all files. Rayappa said he can not issue the Khata as the matter was before the court. "I don't think I did anything wrong", Narayanaswamy said, as reported by The News Minute .
  • BAFTAs 2018 red carpet dominated by Time's Up and #MeToo movements

    BAFTAs 2018 red carpet dominated by Time's Up and #MeToo movements

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    It won't, but what will is fully funded refuges and sorely-needed specialist domestic violence services such as BME services. As I look beyond the barrier that I'm holding to steady my nerves, a human traffic jam of celebrities and security guards has developed on the red carpet of The Bafta Awards .
  • Nirav Modi ran away while govt was sleeping

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    Each day, details about Nirav Modi's businesses and shady dealings are coming out in the open in the press. Prime Minister Modi also noted that promoting the use of solar energy, converting agriculture waste into wealth and economical use of crop residue will also help in doubling of farmers' income by 2022.
  • Michigan State routs IL to lock up share of Big Ten title

    Michigan State routs IL to lock up share of Big Ten title

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    Northwestern had a 27 point lead at one point in that game before MSU came roaring back. Michigan State is also 1-5-2 ATS in their last eight games overall and 1-5-2 ATS in their last eight versus the Big Ten. Five players are averaging at least 11.6 points per game for MI, they are Miles Bridges (17.0), Nick Ward (13.1), Joshua Langford (12.3), Winston (12.3) and Jaren Jackson Jr.
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    Teachers' unions say the 1 percent or 2 percent pay raise proposals aren't enough to keep current teachers in the classroom or recruit new teachers. On Sunday, the West Virginia School Service Personnel Association voted to authorize a work action, the first such vote in the organization's 52-year history.
  • British smuggler Lewis Bennett is accused of killing wife on sailing trip

    British smuggler Lewis Bennett is accused of killing wife on sailing trip

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    Coast Guard Academy stated in court records. Bennett was taken into federal custody on Tuesday while in a Miami courthouse for sentencing on theft charges. L.A. Perciak said the agency was not authorized to do so. Authorities noticed he had loaded a suitcase and two backpacks on the raft but had taken only one backpack with him when he was pulled out of the water.
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    Shiffrin opts for rest, will skip downhill

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    What ended up being entirely more disappointing-disgraceful, really-was the reaction from so many Trump supporters online, who took the opportunity to mock and disparage Vonn over her loss. Where is the patriotism in mocking athletes representing their country at the Olympics? She did not compete in the Sochi games because of an injury.
  • ITE Group's (LON:ITE) Reduce Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt

    ITE Group's (LON:ITE) Reduce Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt

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    RLJ Lodging Trust had 48 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by William Blair on Thursday, July 6 with "Outperform". The stock traded as low as GBX 163.60 ($2.16) and last traded at GBX 164 ($2.16). About 3.86M shares traded. Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) has risen 4.04% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending.
  • Syria's Eastern Ghouta suffers 250 civilian deaths

    Syria's Eastern Ghouta suffers 250 civilian deaths

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    Sparking an global outcry, the surge in air strikes, rocket fire and shelling has killed more than 210 adults and children in the rebel pocket near Damascus since late on Sunday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said . "From this morning, this early morning, continuous shelling, airstrikes is going on". "The horrors of east Aleppo are being repeated in east Ghouta with the ongoing slaughter of trapped civilians and woefully inadequate access for humanitarian actors", she said.
  • Trump directs USA justice department to ban gun modifications

    Trump directs USA justice department to ban gun modifications

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    Trump told Attorney General Jeff Sessions , seated in the front row of the East Room, that he expects new federal guidelines to be finalized "very soon". This was how Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock was able to kill and injure so many people late previous year. He was referring to so-called bump stock devices which can modify a semi-automatic rifle to fire as many as 800 bullets per minute.
  • Spring Teen Arrested in Staged Robbery of Her Friend

    Spring Teen Arrested in Staged Robbery of Her Friend

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    The Houston Chronicle reported that Susan Marie Mize, 17, and a 16-year-old boy were charged with felony aggravated robbery for a scheme that allegedly involved two boys carjacking and robbing Mize's friend, Preston Barry. "Susan advised tying Preston up and taking his auto was not her idea or part of the plan". According to her Instagram page , Mize is an aspiring model and is represented by Explosion Model Management.
  • Taylor County early voting gets underway

    Taylor County early voting gets underway

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    According to the Dallas County Elections Department, Texas is an open-primary state. "In fact, this office has been busier this year than it was two years ago during the Presidential election". "In a primary election, the Republican turnout is usually higher than the Democratic turnout", Jillson said. That number, based on the number of signatures candidates would have had to submit in a normal filing, is 1,720 votes for Green Party write-in candidates and 8,075 votes for Democrat Party ...
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    An employer health tax to allow for the full elimination of MSP premiums. "During our time in office, we provided tens of thousands of new childcare spaces and what the NDP has done is vastly over promise that they can provide $10 per day childcare to everyone in British Columbia that wants it, in a safe, licensed facility", he said.
  • BC government launches trade challenge of Alberta wine ban

    BC government launches trade challenge of Alberta wine ban

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    British Columbia has turned up the heat in a simmering trade dispute by launching a formal challenge against Alberta's ban on its wines. Alberta Trade Minister Deron Bilous volleyed Monday, saying the wine boycott was in response to B.C.'s actions.
  • Miftah in Paris to defend Pak case at FATF meeting

    Miftah in Paris to defend Pak case at FATF meeting

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    But, Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif said early on Wednesday that the U.S. has failed in its bid against Pakistan. Pakistan claimed it had thwarted a USA bid to place it on a terror-financing+ watch-list although it appeared the beleaguered country has been granted a three month reprieve to clean up its act by a Paris-based global watchdog monitoring compliance.
  • Which Designer Will Meghan Markle Wear At Her Wedding To Prince Harry?

    Which Designer Will Meghan Markle Wear At Her Wedding To Prince Harry?

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    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's romance has been like a ideal fairytale. "The aim was for Meghan to be able to air any worries or grievances and for Camilla to help alleviate them". On Feb. 12, the couple released more details about their upcoming "I do's" with statements posted to the British Monarchy's official social media accounts.
  • President Trump Visits Florida Hospital Treating Shooting Victims

    President Trump Visits Florida Hospital Treating Shooting Victims

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    The Parkland massacre was the deadliest school shooting since 20 children and six adults were killed in the December 2012 rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. The comment posted by a "Nikolas Cruz" said, "Im going to be a professional school shooter ". "We constantly promote "see something, say something, ' and a courageous person did just that to the Federal Bureau of Investigation".
  • Iran: Mystical Sufi Muslims kill 5 police in deadly clashes in Tehran

    Iran: Mystical Sufi Muslims kill 5 police in deadly clashes in Tehran

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    Authorities said police fired gunshots and tear gas to disperse the demonstrators, who were said to be members of the Sufi Gonabadi order , known as dervishes . Al-Mahdi said a member of the Basij forces was killed when a protester rammed his auto into him, while another Basij member was stabbed to death. Members of the community gathered outside police Precinct 102 on February 19 to protest the arrest of one of its members, Nematollah Riahi, 72, who they said had come to Tehran to help ...
  • US$2m exfiltrated from Indian bank using SWIFT system

    US$2m exfiltrated from Indian bank using SWIFT system

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    On February 7, the bank had found that three fraudulent remittances, not initiated by it, had gone through its SWIFT systems to its correspondence banks. Cyber criminals hacked into the system and did three transactions, he added. Banking security experts said Indian banks that rely on the SWIFT messaging platform needed to be more vigilant.
  • Drought-stricken Cape Town pushes back 'Day Zero' again

    Drought-stricken Cape Town pushes back 'Day Zero' again

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    Though consumption is down sharply, most residents have not met the 50-liter restriction, a point of tension in a city that encompasses both luxurious homes with pools and gardens, and shanty towns with communal taps. Day Zero was previously set at June 4 and many retail stores have already placed limits on how much bottled water consumers may purchase at a time.
  • In Karnataka, Amit Shah Links Harris Assault Case To Appeasement Politics

    In Karnataka, Amit Shah Links Harris Assault Case To Appeasement Politics

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    Shah further launched a scathing attack on Siddaramiah-led government in Karnataka and said that the Chief Minister is wrong if he thinks that "politics of appeasement will be successful". "The son of a Congress MLA assaults a man twice but no FIR is registered". He said, "from the land of Parashurama and Rani Abbakka let us take the pledge to overthrow the Siddaramaiah government in the coming Assembly polls".
  • Vipul Ambani, four others arrested in PNB fraud case

    Vipul Ambani, four others arrested in PNB fraud case

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    But, according to media reports, CBI has said that PNB's complaint to it claims that Mehul Choksi and his companies caused a loss of Rs 4,886 crore to the bank. Besides Chowdary, Vigilance Commissioner T M Bhasin and officials from the Finance Ministry and PNB attended the meeting, they said. Arun Jaitley did not specifically refer to the scandal enveloping Punjab National Bank in his speech to a room full of bankers, but his repeated referral to "a stray incident" appeared clearly to ...
  • Trump Rubs Obama's Face In His Own Words

    Trump Rubs Obama's Face In His Own Words

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    Trump to stop whining and go try to make his case to get votes". Mr. Brennan led the Central Intelligence Agency from 2013 to January 2017, when Mr. Former CIA director John Brennan agreed that the indictment proved Russian operations affected the elections, tweeting on February 16 , "DOJ statement and indictments reveal the extent and motivations of Russian interference in 2016 election".
  • Pakistan sees its inclusion in FATF's watchlist as counterproductive

    Pakistan sees its inclusion in FATF's watchlist as counterproductive

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    If adopted the resolution would place Pakistan on the FATF grey-list of "jurisdictions with deficient anti-money laundering regimes", where it was from 2009-15. "In any case, I think, the timing of such declaration of Hafiz Saeed as a terrorist is a very suspect". The global community has long-standing concerns over deficiencies in the implementation of anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism measures by Pakistan, the U.S.
  • Time for United Nations to act against Iran: US By

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    The gesture is part of the humanitarian and relief programmes initiated by the UAE for the Yemeni people and the country's tireless efforts to support the fraternal people of Yemen at a time when most families suffer economic difficulties as a result of the terrorist acts of the Iranian-backed Houthi militia and the dire humanitarian situation in Yemen.
  • West Boca Raton High students stage 'End Gun Violence' walkout

    West Boca Raton High students stage 'End Gun Violence' walkout

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    This can be changed and it will be changed. Student survivors of the Parkland, Fla ., shooting rampage have set a date to talk about guns: March 24. Looking for news you can trust? But it is what should be done that remains an open question. "This IS about guns and this is about all the people who had their life abruptly ended because of guns", she said.
  • Iran teams find wreckage of plane

    Iran teams find wreckage of plane

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    Ramezan Sharif, spokesman of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), also said the IRGC helicopters found the wreckage on Tuesday morning. In the photos taken by the IRGC helicopters, the logo of the crashed plane was clearly visible on the broken piece, Sharif said.
  • Russian dope case rocks Winter Olympics, Shiffrin trims schedule

    Russian dope case rocks Winter Olympics, Shiffrin trims schedule

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    Since Mikaela Shifrin will not be competing in the downhill event, Vonn represents the lone US hope in alpine skiing's most glamorous and storied event. "I had qualified already coming into these Olympics so the decision was basically up to me". The victor of this game will likely face the Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation, who still need to play against the victor of Slovenia vs.
  • FBI Alerted To YouTube 'shooter' Post Last Year

    FBI Alerted To YouTube 'shooter' Post Last Year

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    Ironically, Cruz could not have bought a handgun such as a 9mm Glock pistol because the purchaser has to be at least 21 years old under US law. But the YouTube threat about becoming a "professional school shooter " appears to have offered the clearest sign that Cruz was contemplating violence against people.
  • Flood Watch continues through Wednesday

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    The Fox River in Yorkville was also listed above flood stage by the National Weather Service Tuesday afternoon. Additional showers and thunderstorms were expected to move through the Quad-Cities region Tuesday , with rainfall amounts of half an inch to an inch.
  • President Trump to meet with high school students

    President Trump to meet with high school students

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    And the president sent another later in the day, saying Russians are probably "laughing their asses off in Moscow". Thousands of people attended , according to the Associated Press. He also cancelled a planned event on infrastructure. "I'm calling every pastor and every ministry leader in America to dedicate this Sunday (Feb. 18) as a call to prayer and intercession for all the families and communities who were impacted by Wednesday's bad attack", he said.
  • Wedbush Securities Inc. Decreases Stake in Realty Income Corp (O)

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    Tesaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO) has risen 254.28% since February 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.44% the S&P500. Zimmer Partners Lp increased Kilroy Rlty Corp ( KRC ) stake by 103.88% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. As per Friday, April 29, the company rating was upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus. To date, the firm has declared 568 consecutive common stock monthly dividends throughout its 48-year operating history and increased the dividend 93 times since Realty Income's public ...
  • Trump Asks Mar-a-Lago Members if He Should Champion Gun Control

    Trump Asks Mar-a-Lago Members if He Should Champion Gun Control

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    On Sunday, the teen remained in a bed, his face swollen and his body tethered to IV and oxygen tubes. More demonstrations are planned across the country in the weeks ahead. Students from Parkland plan to rally at the state capitol this week. About a hundred people, students and chaperones, are set to arrive at the Capitol on Wednesday.
  • Clinging To Treetops, Zimbabweans Bid Farewell To Tsvangirai

    Clinging To Treetops, Zimbabweans Bid Farewell To Tsvangirai

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    President Emmerson Mnangagwa pledged Sunday that his government will meet hospital and funeral expenses for Tsvangirai, who died of colon cancer last week in neighboring South Africa. Tsvangirai's prominence across Africa as a veteran opposition leader was highlighted by the visit to Zimbabwe of Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga.
  • Indian landmine kills poll candidate in troubled district

    Indian landmine kills poll candidate in troubled district

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    Sangma, a 43-year-old candidate for a regional party, travelled to a campaign event in the East Garo Hills district. "In a state where people have no access to electricity and water till today, development will remain a far cry if Congress continues to reign Meghalaya".
  • Qatar Airways receives A350-1000 at Toulouse

    Qatar Airways receives A350-1000 at Toulouse

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    The demonstration tour provided airline customers, VIPs, journalists, social media personalities, industry influencers and enthusiasts alike the opportunity to discover the latest member of the A350 XWB Family ahead of its upcoming entry into service.
  • PM Modi visits Maharashtra to inaugurate several big projects

    PM Modi visits Maharashtra to inaugurate several big projects

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    Narendra Modi inaugurating Magnetic Maharashtra: Convergence 2018 summit. Quoting Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis , he added that in the past couple of years, Maharashtra had achieved a new trajectory in bolstering the state's industrial output.