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Paying tribute to his mechanic, Ricciardo said: "They did very well, the mechanics should be celebrating, they did a great job". The Red Bull has charged from sixth to first in ten laps. Ricciardo, meanwhile, built up a cushion over Bottas to claim an ultimately comfortable victory, with Kimi Raikkonen taking third having earlier looked out of podium contention and Hamilton fourth.
  • Woman who protected her baby's rapist gets life in jail

    Woman who protected her baby's rapist gets life in jail

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    Baratta ordered her to comply with any parenting or anger management classes that caseworkers deem appropriate, and said she can have no contact with her daughter until they permit it. It was in those moments that Snipes made the most hard decision of her life. "So yes, let's have that conversation about whether Jim Comey made the right move in talking about the Hillary Clinton thing", Himes said.
  • OH teen trapped in van dies despite pleas to 911

    OH teen trapped in van dies despite pleas to 911

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    After police find no sign of Plush, a separate incident nearby involving a woman directing traffic leads one deputy to believe this might be a hoax. Around 9 p.m., 911 dispatchers received a call that Kyle had been found in the minivan. I'm nearly dead". "I'm trapped inside my gold Honda Odyssey van". "Can you hear me?" the teen asked. The county coroner ruled his death accidental, from asphyxia due to chest compression and said there was no indication of foul play or drug overdose.
  • Former Pakistani prime minister gets lifetime parliament ban

    Former Pakistani prime minister gets lifetime parliament ban

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    Friday's ruling was the latest in a series of blows to Sharif who was ousted from the premiership over graft allegations last July. Sharif and his family have called the corruption proceedings a conspiracy but opponents have hailed them as a rare example of the rich and powerful being held accountable.
  • British jets join attack on Syria to punish Assad

    British jets join attack on Syria to punish Assad

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    But Vassily Nebenzia, Russia's ambassador to the United Nations , accused Western powers on Friday of using the alleged attack as a pretense to oust Assad and to check Russia's power, telling the United Nations security council that Russia would consider such a strike a "breach of worldwide law".
  • Suspected Chemical Attack in Syria: What We Know and Don't Know

    Suspected Chemical Attack in Syria: What We Know and Don't Know

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    The tweet is also not consistent with Trump's own oft-stated promise never to tip his hand on the possibility of military action in order to avoid giving regimes like the one in Syria time to move military hardware out of harm's way. The US proposal would have revived the work of a previous panel, known as the Joint Investigative Mechanism, that shut down in November when Russian vetoed the renewal of its mandate.
  • Mary Kom leads India's gold charge

    Mary Kom leads India's gold charge

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    The 22-year-old had won bronze at the Asian Championships last year and also took part in the world championships, where he lost in the quarterfinals. Host Australia continues to lead the standings with 75 gold, 55 silver and 57 bronze medals. Indian paddler Manika Batra clinched a gold medal in the women's singles category .Manika outplayed Mengyu Yu of Singapore 4-0 (11-7, 11-6, 11-2, 11-7) to clinch the gold medal.
  • Grand Canyon National Park raises entrance fee

    Grand Canyon National Park raises entrance fee

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    The National park service announced Friday the SNP will modify its entrance fees beginning on June 1.to provide additional funding to infrastructure and maintenance work. This is just one of the ways we are carrying out our commitment to ensure that national parks remain world class destinations that provide an excellent value for families from all income levels".
  • Putin: Russia strongly condemns attack against Syria

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    The broadcaster also urged people not to believe media reports that exaggerated the results of the airstrikes. Mayhoub said the attacks "will not deter" the Syrian military from its ongoing war to eradicate "armed terrorists" from Syrian territory.
  • Comey says assumption of a Clinton win factored into email probe announcement

    Comey says assumption of a Clinton win factored into email probe announcement

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    During the presidential campaign one million years ago, the Federal Bureau of Investigation had been investigating Hillary Clinton for allegedly mishandling emails as Secretary of State. "Still, the bitterly fought episode, parsing word choices, was only a small taste of what was to come, and many within the F.B.I. knew it", he wrote .
  • Child's body found in river where Southern California family vanished

    Child's body found in river where Southern California family vanished

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    Authorities searching for a family whose SUV plunged into a Northern California river have found the body of a child. Another body, believed to be one of the missing Hart children, was recovered from the ocean on April 7 . Five bodies were found March 26 near Mendocino and a body was pulled out of the surf last weekend but its identity was not immediately identified.
  • UN Security Council to meet over Syria strikes

    UN Security Council to meet over Syria strikes

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    Skoog said that while the council failed to agree on a way forward, the inaction did not create a "legal vacuum" that would justify air strikes by the United States , France and Britain. Security Council to discuss the attack. An initial assessment by the United States has not determined whether the chemical attack in Douma was carried out by Syrian government forces, according to Reuters .
  • Syria chemical attack 'fabrication' by foreign power, says Russia

    Syria chemical attack 'fabrication' by foreign power, says Russia

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    Anatoly Antonov, the Russian Ambassador to the U.S., says the military action threatens Russia - and there will be consequences. According to a statement by the French presidency, Mr Macron called for dialogue between France and Russian Federation to "continue and intensify" to bring peace and stability to Syria.
  • United Kingdom decision on Syria must be made carefully, based on evidence -minister

    United Kingdom decision on Syria must be made carefully, based on evidence -minister

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    British Prime Minister Theresa May's senior ministers agreed on the need for action at a Cabinet meeting on Thursday , but Downing Street did not specify what measures the United Kingdom would take. Pierce also said France, Britain and the United States support the fact-finding mission of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), which is to investigate the Douma attack.
  • 'I'm Almost Dead,' He Told 911. 6 Hours Later, Body Was Found

    'I'm Almost Dead,' He Told 911. 6 Hours Later, Body Was Found

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    His father discovered his son's body six hours later in the auto, which was unlocked. Tragically, responders were unable to locate the vehicle when they first arrived at the scene. It is unknown what caused him to suffocate at this time, but police say something was pressed against his chest with enough force to cause him to die.
  • In Peru, Pence to transient Latin American leaders on Syria strike

    In Peru, Pence to transient Latin American leaders on Syria strike

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    Pence departed Friday morning. Guidance sent to the press by Pence's office on Thursday said the vice president would attend a Friday banquet hosted by Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski. And with tensions simmering over trade, Pence expressed hope alongside Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that the three nations could soon agree to a renegotiated North American Free Trade Agreement .
  • Arsene Wenger wary of fatigue as Arsenal enter final stretch

    Arsene Wenger wary of fatigue as Arsenal enter final stretch

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    With respect they are the weakest team in the draw, but after their incredible feat they will fancy their chances against Liverpool , especially since they will again have the second leg at home. "The second thing that is very, very hard is that every time we play, everyone else has played". The North London club's only European semi-final tie against Spanish opposition came in the 2005/06 Champions League tournament when they defeated Villarreal.
  • United Nations council rejects Russian Federation resolution on Syria

    United Nations council rejects Russian Federation resolution on Syria

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    Security Council has been unable to act. Russian Federation also proposed its own competing draft resolution that would have opened an investigation but allowed the Security Council to assign blame for the use of chemical weapons use. headquarters. "History will record that, on this day, Russian Federation chose protecting a monster over the lives of the Syrian people", said U.S.
  • Putin: Air Strikes are Acts of Aggression

    Putin: Air Strikes are Acts of Aggression

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    In the aftermath of the attack, the western powers set out their justification for military action that was carried out without a mandate from the United Nations and in the face of criticism from Assad's allies Russian Federation and Iran .
  • Trump's TPP Talk Gets A Tepid Response Abroad

    Trump's TPP Talk Gets A Tepid Response Abroad

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    If the Europeans are smart, they'll work with US negotiators to convince Trump that new agreements have transformed the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action from the worst deal in history to a diplomatic masterstroke. One of the White House officials said that while the president prefers negotiating bilateral trade deals, a multilateral deal with the TPP countries would counter Chinese competition and would be faster than negotiating one-on-one with each of the 11 other nations.
  • Model says Cosby raped her; chief accuser to testify Friday

    Model says Cosby raped her; chief accuser to testify Friday

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    When she awoke, she said, Cosby was violating her. That said, Constand "thought it was a little bit absurd, given that Mr. Cosby was just a little bit younger than my grandfather, he was a married man", she testified. "I was mistaken", Constand said in response. Prosecutors seemed cognizant of those efforts to depict Constand in an unflattering light when they asked her why she had agreed to cooperate when they brought charges, even after securing a large financial settlement from Cosby ...
  • Britain had no choice but to conduct air strikes, Theresa May says

    Britain had no choice but to conduct air strikes, Theresa May says

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    May said the missile strike was created to minimize any civilian casualties and was not an attempt to change the Syrian government. The Prime Minister insisted that military action against Bashar Assad's regime was a limited strike in response to the "harrowing" chemical weapons attack in Douma and was not about regime change.
  • White House says Comey's loyal 'only to himself'

    White House says Comey's loyal 'only to himself'

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    Sanders told reporters the White House National Security team met Wednesday to discuss the USA response to Syria, and said the administration was "confident" in the "part of the process" where they were. Inspectors with the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) as of Thursday were on their way to Syria, and are scheduled to begin their work Saturday, further complicating the timing for any strike.
  • Change to NZ Commonwealth Games men's rugby sevens team

    Change to NZ Commonwealth Games men's rugby sevens team

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    However, Kenya will have a chance to redeem themselves in their 2nd match against Canada at 12.11pm today. The result was never in doubt as New Zealand raced to a 22-0 lead by half-time. Joe Webber, who was a member of the 2014 Commonwealth Games silver medal winning team, has withdrawn from the squad due to injury. Meanwhile, after falling to New Zealand and Canada 45-0 and 24-12, Kenya Lionesses recovered superbly to hit South Africa 19-10 in their last Pool "A" duel on Saturday.
  • Pentagon calls Syria air defense ineffective, Russian Federation says downed 71 missiles

    Pentagon calls Syria air defense ineffective, Russian Federation says downed 71 missiles

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    Two other sites were near the city of Homs - the site of Syria's primary sarin production facility and a chemical weapons storage facility, which included an important command post. The Syrian source said that it was not weird that rulers of Qatar were adopting such a stance as they had provided all forms of support to terrorist organizations to destabilize Arab countries, on top of which Syria .
  • Telangana CM KCR meets Deve Gowda to forge alliance against BJP, Congress

    Telangana CM KCR meets Deve Gowda to forge alliance against BJP, Congress

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    These include some programmes that Chandrasekhar Rao has mentioned with us. Chandrasekhar Rao, who so far has spoken about a " federal front ", refrained from using that nomenclature. Kumaraswamy said, "Rao has given his valuable suggestions on some novel programmes to be included in the JD (S) manifesto and tips on tactics to be adopted in the electoral battle."CAUVERY: Blaming the Congress and BJP for the present situation in the country, Rao said the inaction and inefficiency of the two ...
  • 'Mission Accomplished' In Syria Strikes

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    In the aftermath of the attack, the western powers set out their justification for military action that was carried out without a mandate from the United Nations and in the face of criticism from Assad's allies Russian Federation and Iran .
  • BJP ministers not pro-rapists, says Ram Madhav in Kathua rape case

    BJP ministers not pro-rapists, says Ram Madhav in Kathua rape case

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    BJP general secretary Ram Madhav on Saturday said that there was no threat to the ruling PDP-BJP coalition in Jammu and Kashmir as both the parties were working in coordination. BJP leader Chandra Prakash Ganga, who had resigned yesterday, told Mirror that he is satisfied with the investigation conducted by the Crime Branch in the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua.
  • Resignations of BJP ministers to be handed to Mehbooba: Ram Madhav

    Resignations of BJP ministers to be handed to Mehbooba: Ram Madhav

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    Ram Madhav, who is in-charge of party affairs in J-K, said that the two ministers made it clear that they never meant to create hurdles in the investigations of the rape-murder of Kathua girl. The chief minister is also lated to announced the termination of the accused police officers against whom a chargesheet has been filed. He urged parties, especially the Congress, to not bring religion and politics into the sensitive matter.
  • Will ensure Kathua rapists are brought to justice: Ram Madhav

    Will ensure Kathua rapists are brought to justice: Ram Madhav

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    Mumbai: BJP National General Secretary Ram Madhav on Saturday came out in defence of the BJP ministers in Jammu and Kashmir over their alleged participation in a Hindu Ekta Manch march defending the rape accused. Forest Minister Singh and Industries Minister Ganga had attended the rally which was carried out in support of the accused in the Kathua rape and murder case.
  • Mumbai Indians Host Delhi Daredevils in Match 9 of IPL 11

    Mumbai Indians Host Delhi Daredevils in Match 9 of IPL 11

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    The top three of Mumbai Suryakumar Yadav , Evin Lewis and Ishan Kishan were put on a superb display of attacking batting. The openers gave an explosive start to the home side, as Delhi bowlers were hit for over 10 runs an over in the powerplay.
  • TPP re-think could boost US-Pacific trade

    TPP re-think could boost US-Pacific trade

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    Ben Sasse had told reporters that Trump was reconsidering the withdrawal from the trade agreement, which Obama Administration had negotiated with 11 other Pacific Rim countries to promote free trade by reducing barriers between them. Nevertheless, with the United States embroiled in an intensifying trade dispute with China, he has asked two close advisers to revisit the TPP. What do American farmers and companies stand to gain? Malaysia's International Trade and Industry Minister Mustapa ...
  • Thousands Of Mourners Bid Winnie Mandela Farewell

    Thousands Of Mourners Bid Winnie Mandela Farewell

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    Maya Angelou's poem "Still I Rise" could have easily been written to describe the life of anti-apartheid struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Saturday. Madikizela-Mandela denied any knowledge of any killings. Although she fought fiercely for democracy, Madikizela-Mandela floundered in a political profession after the primary free elections in 1994.
  • Russia: No Proof of Chemical Attack in Syria, 'It Was Staged'

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    The United States on Friday blamed the Syrian government for a deadly chemical weapons attack this month and slammed Russian Federation for failing to stop its ally, President Bashar al-Assad, as U.S. "The U.S. - the possessor of the biggest arsenal of chemical weapons - has no moral right to blame other countries". Russia's Foreign Ministry claims that no evidence of chemicals or deaths in the bombing area were found in its inspection.
  • Russia vetoes US bid to form new Syria chemical weapons inquiry

    Russia vetoes US bid to form new Syria chemical weapons inquiry

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    On Wednesday he said the missiles were "coming", but on Thursday he tweeted that he had "never said when". Trump was also due to speak with French President Emmanuel Macron, who said France had proof the Syrian government carried out the attack near Damascus, which aid groups have said killed dozens of people, and will decide whether to strike back when all the necessary information has been gathered.