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Syrian and Russian security officials have attributed the delay to "security issues" and insisted that roads still had to be de-mined and cleared before the investigators could access Douma. -led missile strikes on Syrian targets after it was seized on by the media. Both Damascus and its ally Russian Federation have denied using any such weapons.
  • As Russia warns against US strike, Trump threatens missiles

    As Russia warns against US strike, Trump threatens missiles

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    Ghany said. Could be very soon or not so soon at all! The ongoing deliberations reflected the conundrum Trump faces as he contemplates wading further into Syria's multi-sided civil war. Tonight, Russia's Ambassador to the UN, Vassily Nebenzia, urged the U.S. and allies to show restraint and said the "immediate priority is to avert the danger of war".
  • Haley: I Wasn't 'Confused' On Russia Sanctions

    Haley: I Wasn't 'Confused' On Russia Sanctions

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    A 66 percent majority of those who strongly approve of Trump back such measures, as do 73 percent of those who strongly disapprove of him. Haley announced on CBS's " Face the Nation " on Sunday that the U.S. The United States has taken a series of recent measures against Russia, including expelling diplomats over a poisoning case in Britain and imposing sanctions against 24 Russians, including Putin allies, over interference in the U.S.
  • Tractor trailer crash closes Highway 401 at Trafalgar Road: MTO

    Tractor trailer crash closes Highway 401 at Trafalgar Road: MTO

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    One collision after the other is keeping all lanes closed on the eastbound Highway 401 in Mississauga. The eastbound lanes of Highway 401 have reopend at Trafalgar Road in Halton after a crash involving two tractor trailers. "The driver was airlifted to a nearby trauma centre - he suffered serious, but non-life threatening injuries". OPP and Ministry of Transportation officers have been called in to investigate both crashes.
  • Salesforce Com INC (CRM) Stake Held by Tcw Group Inc

    Salesforce Com INC (CRM) Stake Held by Tcw Group Inc

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    It has underperformed by 7.85% the S&P500. In Salesforce Com Inc ( CRM ) was reduced the holdings owned by Tcw Group Inc. Bessemer Group Inc. now owns 1,150 shares of the CRM provider's stock valued at $118,000 after purchasing an additional 762 shares during the last quarter.
  • FY2018 Earnings Estimate for Callon Petroleum (CPE) Issued By SunTrust Banks

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    The stock witnessed 9.64% gains, 38.07% gains and 69.06% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. Whiting Petroleum Corporation, an independent gas and oil company, engages in the development, production, acquisition, and exploration of crude oil, natural gas liquids, and natural gas primarily in the Rocky Mountains region of the United States.
  • Israel at 70 - seven iconic moments

    Israel at 70 - seven iconic moments

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    Earlier on Wednesday, Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei on Twitter called for "offensive plans against the enemy", without specifically naming Israel. The status of Jerusalem is among the most contentious in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. We have no better friends anywhere. People visited cemeteries and attended remembrance ceremonies across the country as radio and television networks broadcast programs about battle and loss and played solemn Hebrew music.
  • Trump Attorney Cohen Drops Dossier Lawsuits Against Fusion GPS, BuzzFeed

    Trump Attorney Cohen Drops Dossier Lawsuits Against Fusion GPS, BuzzFeed

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    In a statement, Cohen's lawyer said he continues to deny the allegations but had to concentrate on other legal matters after Federal Bureau of Investigation raids last week on his office, home and hotel room. "You'll have to ask Michael Cohen", Trump said. Cohen filed a pair of lawsuits in January, one in federal court and one in state court in NY, claiming he could prove that the allegation was false and had harmed his reputation.
  • All GOP Senate Candidates Sign on For Debate

    All GOP Senate Candidates Sign on For Debate

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    He has cast himself as the strongest supporter of President Donald Trump and has accused Messer and Braun of misleading voters about their support of the president. "We are not speaking for the president or the White House", Samuel said. The leaders of Trump's 2016 IN campaign, Samuel and Rex Early, noted when they endorsed Rokita that they were doing it as individuals.
  • Paramount Teams With F. Gary Gray To Turn 'MASK' Into Film Franchise

    Paramount Teams With F. Gary Gray To Turn 'MASK' Into Film Franchise

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    Well, we've extremely nostalgic memories of watching the Mobile Armored Strike Kommand unit with transforming vehicles engaging in an ongoing battle against the criminal organization V.E.N.O.M. And did you play the video game? However, these last two series strayed from the original theme of the series of crime-fighting and terrorism, focusing instead on a racing theme.
  • Direxion Daily Semicondct Bear 3X ETF (SOXS) Rises 11.39% for April 19

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    CCI is relatively high when prices are much higher than average, and relatively low when prices are much lower than the average. Using the ADX with the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI) may help determine the direction of the trend as well as the overall momentum.
  • Raheem Sterling hungry for more after first title win with Man City

    Raheem Sterling hungry for more after first title win with Man City

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    The Premier League's record points tally of 95, set by Chelsea in 2004-05, is within City's reach if they can take nine from their last fixtures. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has urged his team to show fight as they try to reel in fourth placed Tottenham Hotspur to make next year's Champions League.
  • Miguel Diaz-Canel replaces Raul Castro as president of Cuba

    Miguel Diaz-Canel replaces Raul Castro as president of Cuba

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    Raul received a standing ovation as he entered the Palace of Convention where the National Assembly is meeting. Raul Castro will retain considerable clout as he will remain head of the Communist Party until a congress in 2021. "The significance of this event can not be overstated". Ultimately, it "could have a profound impact on the direction of the country". "It's nothing because the system stays the same, but everything because the Cuban Revolution is built on the name Castro, the Castro ...
  • California Has Worst Air Pollution in US

    California Has Worst Air Pollution in US

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    The most polluted , Los Angeles . Solano County was given a "C" for its air quality, according to the State of the Air 2018 report released Wednesday . Up until last year's "State of the Air" report, Toledo's county had always gotten an F - as seven OH counties continued to do last year, including the counties for Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati, and Canton.
  • Queen Elizabeth mourns death of her last corgi, Willow

    Queen Elizabeth mourns death of her last corgi, Willow

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    Queen Elizabeth's beloved last corgi, Willow , died over the weekend, leaving the Queen devastated. Probably because willow was the last link with her parents and pastime that dates back to her own childhood. While the Queen is reportedly heartbroken, she does have two dorgis (corgi-dachsund) remaining, Vulcan and Candy , as well as a Corgi she adopted named Whisper .
  • Malema prepared to face prosecution

    Malema prepared to face prosecution

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    Public prosecutor Gerrie Nel will be taking the case forward for AfriForum . Shortly after the announcement, Malema tweeted a picture of himself and party General-Secretary Godrich Gardee dancing on stage and captioned it: " Bring it on , bloody racists, you don't scare me at all.
  • German Chancellor Angela Merkel to visit the White House next week

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel to visit the White House next week

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    Mr Macron added that he wants the fund to be a "rainy day fund" to safeguard against recession - like the 2009 crash. But Berlin has been skeptical in its response so far to the possibility of a shared budget and Merkel is lukewarm about Macron's idea of a eurozone finance minister.
  • Authorities to announces charges related to Prince's death tomorrow

    Authorities to announces charges related to Prince's death tomorrow

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    The investigation into the death of Prince may have a major development. The music icon died on Thursday 21st April 2016 at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota at the age of 57. His attorney has disputed that claim. A confidential toxicology report obtained by The Associated Press in March showed high concentrations of fentanyl in the singer's blood, liver and stomach.
  • United Nations security attacked in Douma ahead of reconnaissance

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    He says the U.S., France and Britain intervened in a "legitimate, multilateral framework" and stressed airstrikes specifically targeted three chemical weapon facilities "without any human life loss". One finds it odd that neither Western media nor their governments have bayed for large cruise missile attacks on the Al Qaeda affiliate Al Nusra, or ISIS, or any of the other head-choppers supported by Gulf and Western states.
  • Queen Elizabeth hopes Charles will be next Commonwealth head

    Queen Elizabeth hopes Charles will be next Commonwealth head

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    The prime minister will address the gathered delegates, as will the Queen and Prince of Wales, and she is expected to say about the Queen : "This week you have opened your homes to us - here in London and in Windsor". "Here at Buckingham Palace in 1949 my father (King George VI) met the heads of government when they ratified the London declaration which made up the Commonwealth we know today, then comprising of just eight nations".
  • Trump Requests Extension On Filing 2017 Tax Return

    Trump Requests Extension On Filing 2017 Tax Return

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    Roseman said this is the best way to get money back, legitimately. Voters are only beginning to understand the full magnitude of unprecedented and grotesque deficits the Trump Republican tax scandal created. Filing an extension is free and there are different options for individuals and businesses. He signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in late December, and spent January and February touting the law, taking every opportunity to credit accelerating economic growth, employee bonuses, new ...
  • United Nations team fired on at suspected Syria chemical attack site

    United Nations team fired on at suspected Syria chemical attack site

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    However, medical organizations and rescue workers say more than 40 people were killed when aircraft dropped barrel bombs filled with toxic chemicals on the town while it was still held by rebel forces. And he said she should have recalled MPs from their Easter break to decide if the action was needed. Syria joined the OPCW, the organisation tasked with monitoring adherence to a 1997 convention on chemical weapons, in 2013 after a sarin gas attack that killed hundreds of people in Ghouta.
  • Namastey London: PM Modi's United Kingdom visit in pictures

    Namastey London: PM Modi's United Kingdom visit in pictures

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    PM Modi asked on Wednesday. Speaking to The Indian Express Wednesday , former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Modi "should follow his own advice to me and he should speak more often". And so, Ladies and Gentlemen, I pray that this Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting will not only revitalize the bonds between our countries, but will also give the Commonwealth a renewed relevance to all citizens, finding practical solutions to their problems and giving life to their aspirations.
  • CPI(M) Party Congress in Hyderabad calls for unification of secular forces

    CPI(M) Party Congress in Hyderabad calls for unification of secular forces

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    Mr Yechury called for "strengthening the unity of the Left forces and for forging the unity of the Left and democratic forces". The dehumanization of our society is seen in the chilling incidents of rape in Kathua and Unnao recently, the CPI (M) General Secretary said it is shameful to see rape being used as weapon for communal polarization.
  • UP shocker: Father joins two friends in raping daughter

    UP shocker: Father joins two friends in raping daughter

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    The Uttar Pradesh Police have booked a man and two of his friends for allegedly raping his 35-year-old daughter in Sitapur city, PTI reported on Thursday. The police said that Maan Singh is a history-sheeter and Meraj works as a quack in Kamlapur. "He claimed to be a medical practitioner but couldn't produce a degree", Kamlapur SHO Sanjeet Sonkar was quoted as saying by TOI .
  • UK Cabinet Considering Military Action In Syria

    UK Cabinet Considering Military Action In Syria

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    Nervous world stock markets showed signs of recovery after Trump signalled military strikes might not be imminent. It lies just 10 kilometres east of central Damascus. "The batches are still going out". But sarin gas is banned internationally which makes this particular attack on Eastern Ghouta - while nowhere near as deadly as the daily attacks by barrel bombs and missiles - a violation of the chemical weapons agreement brokered following the first attack on Ghouta.
  • Light aircraft crashes in Co Antrim

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    Q Radio is reporting two people have been killed. The plane, thought to be a Cessna, came down close to Nutts Corner roundabout and the Loanends Road at around 12.20pm on Thursday. A light aircraft has crashed near Belfast International Airport . "We are operating as normal following an incident involving a light aircraft at Loanends two or three miles from the airport", a spokesperson said.
  • Ugandan President Bans Oral Sex, Says 'The Mouth is for Eating'

    Ugandan President Bans Oral Sex, Says 'The Mouth is for Eating'

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    In the address, the country's leader talked about practices "promoted by outsiders" and then went on to say that " the mouth is for eating, not for sex ". In 2014, Museveni signed into law an anti-gay bill that toughened already strict legislation against homosexuals. In addition, in 2014, Uganda's state minister for Ethics and Integrity, Father Simon Lokodo, said men raping girls was natural, while suggesting heterosexual assault was morally preferable than consensual homosexual activity.
  • Ballots coming soon for Placer County residents

    Ballots coming soon for Placer County residents

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    An application must be filed by any eligible, qualified voter who intends to vote by absentee ballot. Ballots can also be returned in-person to the Greene County Board of Elections before the close of polls on Election Day. DEMOCRAT BALLOT There are no local races on the Democrat ballot. They must first fill out a state absentee ballot request form - available at the Pitt County Board of Elections office, located in a blue building behind the county office building, 1717 W.
  • Don't Want to Wear Orange Cap: Virat Kohli After RCB's Loss

    Don't Want to Wear Orange Cap: Virat Kohli After RCB's Loss

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    RCB started exceptionally well as Umesh Yadav open the bowling and took t tohe wickets of Suryakumar Yadav and Ishan Kishan off the first two balls of the match. However, Rohit Sharma and Evin Lewis with their aggressive batting helped MI to score massive 213 runs. In reply, RCB started off well with Quinton de Kock and Virat Kohli scoring 40 runs in the first 4 overs.
  • Ousted J&K minister calls Kathua victim daughter, rallies demanding CBI probe

    Ousted J&K minister calls Kathua victim daughter, rallies demanding CBI probe

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    Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti accepted the resignations of two BJP ministers who supported the people arrested in connection with the Kathua rape case. "The fight is for justice only and its will be done with identifying real culprits", Singh said while addressing hundreds of supporters at Satwari Chowk in Jammu .
  • IPL 2018: KXIP vs SRH Preview

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    KL Rahul seems to be batting on a different level altogether. And not only with his captaincy, the Kiwi has also risen to occasion with the willow as well racking 92 runs in three matches played which includes a fifty against the current table-toppers.
  • Springfield police officers return from fallen Yarmouth officer's funeral

    Springfield police officers return from fallen Yarmouth officer's funeral

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    Yarmouth Police Department said K-9 Nero was released from the hospital Wednesday and was taken home in his fallen partner Sgt. Sean Gannon's cruiser. His funeral, which was not broadcast at the request of the family, was followed by a procession to a private burial. Gonzalez, who was himself shot earlier in his career, said K-9 officers and police dogs in Springfield, which is not immune to big-city crime, were often the targets of violence, but it came as a surprise that it happened on ...
  • Senate votes to allow babies on floor following delivery

    Senate votes to allow babies on floor following delivery

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    The move comes a week after Senator Tammy Duckworth became the first sitting U.S. senator to give birth while in office . "Senators who are new mothers or fathers should not have to choose between caring for infants and performing their Constitutional duty", said Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL).
  • England ban on plastic straws and cotton buds proposed

    England ban on plastic straws and cotton buds proposed

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    How big is the problem of plastic waste? Prime minister Theresa May is using the Commonwealth Heads of Government summit in London as a launch pad for the initiative, which will see consultation about the ban beginning later this year. Recent research by the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) estimates that the United Kingdom uses around 8.5 billion straws a year, and studies have shown that about 8.8 metric tonnes of plastic waste ends up in our oceans each year.
  • The importance of Modi in UK

    The importance of Modi in UK

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    PRIME Minister Peter O'Neill is in London to be part of the 25th meeting of the heads of government of the Commonwealth (2018 CHOGM) of Nations. The PM and his British counterpart Theresa May at their bilateral meeting on the eve of the summit assured to give a boost to the grouping.
  • Quake, at least 5.5 in magnitude, strikes southern Iran

    Quake, at least 5.5 in magnitude, strikes southern Iran

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    The 5.8 quake struck in the south of Iran at 7.34am BST, natural disaster trackers CSEM-EMSC said. Varying magnitudes are common immediately after a temblor. The USGS put the earthquake's depth at 10 kilometers (6.2 miles) below the surface. Earthquakes of magnitude 5 or higher can have significant damage.
  • Napoli closes the gap to Juventus ahead of title showdown

    Napoli closes the gap to Juventus ahead of title showdown

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    If there's Mertens, we try to enter the box with quick one-two passes, but the movement doesn't change that much", Sarri said. The league leaders went ahead in the 16th minute when Alex Sandro headed home fellow Brazilian Douglas Costa's cross from the left flank, only to be pegged back by their hosts.
  • Cat met with heartbreak after walking 12 miles home

    Cat met with heartbreak after walking 12 miles home

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    Lamb said they took Toby in on February 27 and learned he was infected with feline immunodeficiency virus, which is contagious to other cats. "Of course we said YES!" Unfortunately, shelter workers weren't shocked when they heard Toby's story.
  • A plea seeking independent probe into judge Loya's death dismissed by SC

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    The bench had earlier transferred to itself all such pleas, ordering other courts to not entertain any more petitions related to the case. SC called the PILs "scandalous" and "amounting to criminal contempt". "If we can not protect one of our own, we have no reason to exist", he had told the court. Congress president Rahul Gandhi met President Ram Nath Kovind with a group of lawmakers, asking for an independent investigation into judge Loya's death.