• Cruz, O'Rourke race neck and neck

    Cruz, O'Rourke race neck and neck

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    Brown, assistant director of the Quinnipiac Poll. But now, a growing backlash to Trump is putting seats like Cruz's in play. Democrats are counting on Trump's low approval ratings, historical trends and a raft of Republican retirements to make a bid for control of the House.
  • United Kingdom regulator launches seven investigations into Kremlin-backed broadcaster RT

    United Kingdom regulator launches seven investigations into Kremlin-backed broadcaster RT

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    The five other potential breaches were on two editions of Sputnik, the weekly show presented by George Galloway , two editions of Crosstalk, the channel's flagship debate programme hosted by U.S. Reuters quoted a spokeswoman for state-supported RT as saying that the channel's "editorial approach has not changed since the events in Salisbury , and we will be directly addressing this matter with the regulator".
  • Kippah-wearing Jewish teen attacked in Berlin

    Kippah-wearing Jewish teen attacked in Berlin

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    An Israeli man who was beaten in an anti-Semitic attack while wearing a traditional Jewish skullcap in Berlin told German television on Wednesday night that he was not Jewish but wanted to find out whether it was safe to walk in the street dressed as a Jew.
  • Merkel, Putin to meet against Syria crisis

    Merkel, Putin to meet against Syria crisis

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    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is set to lend her backing to a eurozone bailout fund, modelled on the world's lender of last resort, the International Monetary Fund. Following the talks, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that Russia would continue striving for Syria's territorial integrity and sovereignty.
  • Tennessee Republicans Punish Memphis For Removing Confederate Statues

    Tennessee Republicans Punish Memphis For Removing Confederate Statues

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    But in December, the city council voted unanimously to sell the parks to a local nonprofit, for a reported $1,000 each. The reason for the vote was that Memphis last year removed statues of former Confederate President Jefferson Davis and former Confederate General Forrest, who would go on to become the first Grand Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan in the years following the Civil War.
  • Watch Marvel's Avengers surprise fans with collector's items from Infinity War

    Watch Marvel's Avengers surprise fans with collector's items from Infinity War

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    A few heroes could be the one to bite the dust, but numerous signs on the road to Infinity War point to it being the end of the line for the truest of them all. Save your cooties until post post credit scene (s). Rana showed off the power of Thano's powerful gauntlet at a special event in his hometown Hyderabad! Infinity War is a little over a week away, and nearly all of the film's spoilers have remained a secret.
  • IShares Global Utilities (JXI) Rises 0.66% for April 17

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    Here will take a quick scan of Earnings Yield information on shares of iShares, Inc. - iShares MSCI Singapore Capped ETF (ARCA:EWS). IShares iBoxx $ Invmt Grade Corp Bd ETF is in the ETF category: Corporate Bond, is part of the iShares fund family and now has $32.01 billion net assets.
  • Sides with Justice Dept. in 'sanctuary city' suit

    Sides with Justice Dept. in 'sanctuary city' suit

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    Brown needs to follow the laws of our Constitution". "We want to do something more than a resolution, or at least I personally do, because that's seemingly meaningless", Gaspar said. Multiple local city or county councils have voted to join the Trump administration's lawsuit or fight the state's policies in some way. "In San Diego County we manage a $5.7 billion budget on the county board of supervisors".
  • How Many Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

    How Many Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

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    It has outperformed by 61.65% the S&P500. Jupiter Asset Management Ltd's stake in Lockheed Martin Corp ( LMT ) is decreased by 30.21% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, January 8 with "Buy". The company was maintained on Thursday, March 23 by BMO Capital Markets.
  • President Trump Plans Trip to MI

    President Trump Plans Trip to MI

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    Washington, Mich.is in Macomb County, where Trump took about 54 percent of the vote in Macomb County compared to Democratic challenger Hillary Clinton's 42 percent. "Journalists and certainly White House correspondents are facing an increasingly challenging work environment, and so Playboy's No Tie Party is an appreciation for the work (journalists) do with a wink & nod to the culture and politics of D.C".
  • Opioid Epidemic Alleviates Shortage In Organ Donors

    Opioid Epidemic Alleviates Shortage In Organ Donors

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    CNN reported that researchers used data from the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients to compile its statistics, helping them identify more than 7,313 donors who had died from drug overdoses, resulting in almost 20,000 transplants. Further, "The current epidemic of deaths from overdose is tragic", she said. But they're also more likely than other donors to have serious viral infections like HIV and hepatitis B or C, infections that would likely be passed to a transplant recipient ...
  • Menendez discloses how he'll vote on Trump's choice for secretary of state

    Menendez discloses how he'll vote on Trump's choice for secretary of state

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    Pompeo is facing so much opposition from Democrats on the committee that the panel could be forced to take the unusual step of sending the nomination to the full Senate without a favorable recommendation. Trump administration officials, speaking on a conference call with reporters Wednesday, said opposition to Pompeo was motivated exclusively by partisanship.
  • Trump files extension for 2017 tax return

    Trump files extension for 2017 tax return

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    Need more time to file your taxes? During Trump's campaign for the Oval Office, the then-candidate faced a swath of criticism for not releasing copies of his tax returns. The agency acknowledged the issue, saying it was "experiencing technical difficulties". It also means that middle- and low-income taxpayers continue to pay almost 10 percent of their income annually in state and local taxes, almost two times as what is paid by the top 1 percent with average income is $1 million.
  • California college professor spews vile hate at Barbara Bush moments after death

    California college professor spews vile hate at Barbara Bush moments after death

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    She added, "Fuck outta here with your nice words". But this statement has not satisfied the many conservatives on Twitter who want Fresno to fire her. "The Fresno State president basically defended her saying she had a right to freedom of speech as a private citizen which to me is his way of absolving himself and Fresno State of any accountability for their employees".
  • Bernie Sanders Says Cardi B is Right About Social Security

    Bernie Sanders Says Cardi B is Right About Social Security

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    Her comments were promoted by " Social Security Works ", an organization focused on preserving Social Security. Let Cardi tell it, Social Security and America's economy as we know it would be obsolete if it wasn't for the 32nd president and the New Deal, otherwise known as the economic policy Roosevelt instated that essentially ended the Great Depression in 1939.
  • Crimes Against Children, a Deep Concern: President Kovind

    Crimes Against Children, a Deep Concern: President Kovind

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    The recent incident of Kathua gang-rape and murder case was condemned by President Ram Nath Kovind as "heinous and barbaric" and said that it was the collective responsibility of the society to ensure no girl suffers in the country. Over 880 scholars will receive their degrees and merit certificates at the ceremony. The founder and Chairman of Bharti Enterprises, Sunil Bharti Mittal, and the Chairman-cum-Managing Director of Munjal Auto Engineering Limited, Sudhir Munjal, would be ...
  • Loving Texas basketball fans are boycotting the Spurs - and crying about it

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    Is Kawhi feeling alienated because he wonders if the Spurs as he understands them still even exist? "No one can make up Steph's contributions individually", said Thompson. Unfortunately for all Spurs fans, the Warriors shot the lights out and pulled away late in the third and into the fourth. Spurs coach Gregg Popovich pinpointed his team's failure to threaten from distance as the key factor in the loss.
  • California Community Pleads For Help After Tumbleweeds Take Over Town

    California Community Pleads For Help After Tumbleweeds Take Over Town

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    One woman told KABC that her neighbor was trapped in his home for two hours because the tumbleweeds had blocked both his front door and his garage door. They said when the wind kicks up, the tumbleweeds arrive in force. While tumbleweeds are typically associated with the American West, playing a key background role in Western films, their roots are actually lie in Russian Federation.
  • After Salman Khan, Priyanka Chopra to now reunite with THIS former co-star

    After Salman Khan, Priyanka Chopra to now reunite with THIS former co-star

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    As being reported by Indian media Director Ali Abbas Zafar and producer Atul Agnihotri travelled to NY to give Priyanka the narration of the film. The film will showcase Salman in five different looks. Zafar and producer Atul Agnihotri traveled to NY to meet Priyanka Chopra and gave her the narration of the film. Zafar has started prep for Bharat in London and plans to shoot the film in Spain, Poland, Portugal, and Malta.
  • Iran's president: Nation 'will not wait for approval' to develop weapons

    Iran's president: Nation 'will not wait for approval' to develop weapons

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    Iran's defense program has a peaceful nature and the Islamic republic has no intention to invade other countries, Rouhani said in a ceremony to mark the event. Habibollah Sayyari the deputy army chief for coordination affairs, told reporters on the sidelines of the ceremony in the Persian Gulf that Iran sends the message of "peace and friendship" to the regional countries.
  • Fortis Healthcare says no risk of bankruptcy

    Fortis Healthcare says no risk of bankruptcy

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    The Hong Kong-listed Fosun has now joined the list of interested parties that include TPG-Manipal consortium, Malaysia's IHH healthcare and Munjal-Burman family are in fray to take control of the hospital chain Fortis Healthcare , India's second largest healthcare provider.
  • New York City Launches David Bowie Subway Cards

    New York City Launches David Bowie Subway Cards

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    The station has also been transformed into a fully-fledged memorial tribute to the late icon, with the " David Bowie Is " exhibition now taking place at the Brooklyn Museum . The combination of these two things has resulted in the Soho subway station at Broadway-Lafayette being outfitted as a combination David Bowie shrine and ad for David Bowie Is .
  • Tax Day 2018: Big Banks Already Reaping Huge Benefits From Trump's Plan

    Tax Day 2018: Big Banks Already Reaping Huge Benefits From Trump's Plan

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    Supreme Court ruled the tax unconstitutional the following year, because it didn't take into account the population of each state. "It's hardworking Americans least favorite day - Tax Day". "It's really to bring awareness to what's going on in our country and how it impacts them ..." Since the vast majority of taxpayers are subject to federal tax withholding, residents of Southern Illinois and almost all Americans have seen these tax cuts show up already this year in the form of bigger ...
  • MA court overturns state stun gun ban

    MA court overturns state stun gun ban

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    The pro-stun gun community was awarded a big victory this week, as Massachusetts' highest court ruled against a law banning the weapons and cleared the way for you and your loved ones to non-lethally electrocute foes. In that case, the SJC upheld the woman's conviction, but the U.S. Supreme Court vacated the ruling. "But the absolute prohibition in [state law] that bars all civilians from possessing or carrying stun guns, even in their home , is inconsistent with the Second Amendment and is ...
  • Lalu Yadav's son Tej Pratap engaged with Aishwarya Roy

    Lalu Yadav's son Tej Pratap engaged with Aishwarya Roy

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    To attain the party, Lalu's sister had travelled specially to Patna . Twitter was abuzz with engagement pictures of the Yadav scion and Aishwarya Rai . Tej Pratap was also former Bihar health minister, while Aishwarya is the granddaughter of former Bihar Chief Minister Daroga Prasad Rai and daughter of Chandrika Rai.
  • 'Big bitcoin heist' suspect escapes prison and flees Iceland 'on PM's plane'

    'Big bitcoin heist' suspect escapes prison and flees Iceland 'on PM's plane'

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    But in an alarming twist, her flight is thought to have been carrying Sindri Thor Stefansson, the chief suspect in the theft of around 600 computers that has become known as Iceland's "Big Bitcoin Heist". The prison where Stefansson was staying was a low-security facility in Sogn, a rural municipality in Western Iceland. Stefansson had been in custody since February.
  • Greens want to legalise cannabis for adult use

    Greens want to legalise cannabis for adult use

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    Under the plan the Greens would allow six plants to be grown for personal use, but insist strict penalties would be put in place for sale of unlicensed or black market cannabis. Richard Di Natale is pushing for the controversial move to legalise cannabis for adults. In 2017 Victoria was the first state to introduced legislation to legalise medicinal cannabis, with other states and territories following shortly after.
  • Meghan Markle Makes the Case for Monochrome

    Meghan Markle Makes the Case for Monochrome

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    With Prince Harry , the soon-to-be princess ventured to the Commonwealth Youth Forum on the day three of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting Wednesday, looking sharp in a belted pinstripe dress from Altuzarra . The Youth Forum, which Harry opened on Monday, is being held at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre. "I try to shift the inner conversation off of the mental ticker in your brain that's saying things like, 'You don't deserve to be here, ' or 'Everyone hates you ...
  • Sonam Kapoor slays in pantsuit chic look

    Sonam Kapoor slays in pantsuit chic look

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    Wedding bells are tinkering in the town as Sonam Kapoor will be getting married to Anand Ahuja . Sonam was looking gorgeous in pink dress while Anand in black t-shirt and blue denim was looking classy. Looks like Sonam's wedding with be completely grand and star-studded! And trust me, your choreographer can reveal a lot about your wedding since she will be extremely close to you in the days of your nervous pangs and anxiety, plus, if she is your old family friend then many of your secrets ...
  • President Macron offers Brexit advice to UK

    President Macron offers Brexit advice to UK

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    Perhaps then we'll find out who's the bigger man? "I am for the most integrated and closest possible relationship after Brexit , and there's a well-known solution - it's called European Union membership", he said. At the heart of the tussle is a conflict between the conservatives' insistence on individual countries being liable for their own economic risks, and Macron's push for more solidarity - or pooling of risks - between member states.
  • Falling ice damages Rogers Centre roof, Royals-Blue Jays PPD

    Falling ice damages Rogers Centre roof, Royals-Blue Jays PPD

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    A few hours after the Blue Jays posted that original tweet, ice fell from CN Tower onto Rogers Centre' roof, according to a Toronto TV station . However, the team made the announcement a short time ago that the game was postponed and pushed back until tomorrow.
  • White House Throws Nikki Haley Under the Bus, She Flips It Over

    White House Throws Nikki Haley Under the Bus, She Flips It Over

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    President Donald Trump hasn't approved any additional punitive moves against Russian Federation and his aides haven't formally recommended any, said the people, who spoke on condition of anonymity. The officials were not authorized to discuss private administration deliberations publicly and spoke to AP on condition of anonymity. The paper published an April 15th report - the same day Haley made her public remarks on sanctions - claiming to US Ambassador to Russia John Huntsman had also ...
  • Kolkata Knight Riders trounce Delhi Daredevils by 71 runs

    Kolkata Knight Riders trounce Delhi Daredevils by 71 runs

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    Samson was his team's top-scorer in two out of three games and has already won the Man-of-the-Match awards twice. The result meant Daredevils skipper Gautam Gambhir's "homecoming" ended on a sour note. In the beginning, Kolkata openers Chris Lynn and Sunil Narine looked a bit rusty. The venue of the match is at Eden Gardens, Kolkata . In the next over, Rana caught Iyer at first slip off Russell's bowling while the big wicket of Gambhir - who is KKR's most successful captain winning ...
  • Sloppy Tottenham held by resolute Brighton

    Sloppy Tottenham held by resolute Brighton

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    Chelsea has a game in hand, at Burnley on Thursday. At the other end, Lewis Dunk tested Hugo Lloris - making his 250th appearance for the club - with a powerful header and Anthony Knockaert saw a deflected long-range effort held by the Spurs goalkeeper.