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On Tuesday, may 8, the house of lords accepted the amendment, which eliminates the time limit of a British exit from the European Union . "It creates a rod for the United Kingdom negotiators' backs, weakens any United Kingdom negotiating position, and adds unnecessary pressure to those in the executive trying to deliver Brexit in a coherent measured fashion", said Arthur Wellesley, a Conservative member of the House of Lords, who introduced the amendment.
  • Watch the final trailer for Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

    Watch the final trailer for Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

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    Mamma Mia! was insanely popular, and there are certain to be waves of people that can not wait to see the return of this cast. Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again sees Meryl Streep return as Donna , Julie Walters as Rosie , Christine Baranski as Tanya , Amanda Seyfried as Sophie and Dominic Cooper as Sky, with Pierce Brosnan , Stellan Skarsgård and Colin Firth also reprising their roles of Sophie's three possible dads, Sam, Bill and Harry respectively.
  • Passenger bus catches fire in Rome; 9th this year

    Passenger bus catches fire in Rome; 9th this year

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    There had been at least 22 such incidents in 2017, and 14 in 2016. Buildings alongside the blazing bus were left heavily blackened by ash following Tuesday's incident. Atac, the company that runs most of Italy's public transportation, will investigate the blaze. According to an Atac report, 36 percent of Rome's buses are out of circulation due to breakdowns or maintenance repairs.
  • No tension between navies of India, China: Nirmala Sitharaman

    No tension between navies of India, China: Nirmala Sitharaman

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    Defending the tough posture adopted by the Army in dealing with militants in Kashmir and also signalling that the ongoing "Operation All-Out" will continue, defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said that the Army has to be firm with "terrorists" and their supporters but added that the Kashmir issue is "sensitive" and "nuanced".
  • Karnataka: 9746 voter cards found in RR Nagar

    Karnataka: 9746 voter cards found in RR Nagar

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    The Election Commission of Karnataka has recovered 9,746 Electors Photo Identity Cards from an apartment in the Raja Rajeshwari Nagar constituency in Bengaluru's Jalahalli area. BJP local leader A L Shivakumar, who has knowhow on managing campaigns, said Union ministers, party dignitaries and chief ministers of BJP ruled states are landing every alternative day, and the party needs helicopters to fly them to the districts.
  • Trump says 'disastrous' Iran deal an embarrassment for US

    Trump says 'disastrous' Iran deal an embarrassment for US

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    In a meeting ahead of Trump's speech on Tuesday, he said: "It is possible that we will face some problems for two or three months, but we will pass through this". Hours before the announcement, European countries involved in the agreement met to underline their support for it. The UK, France and Germany responded with a joint statement.
  • Pompeo Heads to North Korea as Trump-Kim Summit Approaches

    Pompeo Heads to North Korea as Trump-Kim Summit Approaches

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    The Chinese president "hopes the USA and North Korea can work together, build mutual trust" and "consider North Korea's reasonable security concerns", the report said . "As long as relevant parties eliminate the hostile policy and security threats against North Korea, North Korea does not need to have nuclear weapons, and denuclearization is achievable", Xinhua quoted Kim as saying.
  • Iredell schools to close May 16 in response to teacher protests

    Iredell schools to close May 16 in response to teacher protests

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    The district's After-School Care Enrichment Services (ACES) program will be closed on May 16. "Otherwise, we have no choice but to close school, as is the case for May 16". General Assembly. The superintendent and the educators' association have had a tense relationship. "We work hard to support our teachers every day and greatly appreciate all that they do for our students, families and community", Campbell said.
  • Israeli Forces Deployed After 'Unusual' Moves by Iranian Military — HIGH ALERT

    Israeli Forces Deployed After 'Unusual' Moves by Iranian Military — HIGH ALERT

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    Syrian state-run media said Israel struck a military outpost near the capital Damascus on Tuesday, saying its air defenses intercepted and destroyed two of the incoming missiles. Trump has consistently threatened to pull out of the 2015 agreement because it does not address Iran's ballistic missile program or its role in wars in Syria and Yemen, and does not permanently prevent Tehran from developing nuclear weapons.
  • Labor set for by-election test after High Court outs Gallagher

    Labor set for by-election test after High Court outs Gallagher

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    The High Court has disqualified ACT Labor senator Katy Gallagher from sitting in parliament, in a decision opening the way for four byelections, three of them in Labor seats. Labor's John Wilson (WA), Justine Keay (TAS), and Susan Lamb (QLD) and the Centre Alliance's Rebekha Sharkie (SA) quit within hours of the judgement.
  • Thousands of protesters rally against PM Orban outside parliament

    Thousands of protesters rally against PM Orban outside parliament

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    Since entering office for the second time in 2010, Mr. Orban has become a hero to the global far right for his nativist policies and for his efforts to mold Hungary into what he describes as an illiberal state. On Monday the OSCE expressed "major concern" that three journalists for independent news websites were denied accreditation for the opening of parliament, saying this set "a bad precedent".
  • Maverick Capital LTD Increased Stake in Molson Coors Brewing Co

    Maverick Capital LTD Increased Stake in Molson Coors Brewing Co

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    About 11.77 million shares traded. Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE: TAP .A) has 0.00% since May 2, 2017 and is. The stock is down 11% thus far this year. Insight 2811 has 0.5% invested in Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE: TAP ) for 8,300 shares. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) rating on Thursday, September 28.
  • Mom, 2 Kids Die After SUV Strikes Alligator on I-95

    Mom, 2 Kids Die After SUV Strikes Alligator on I-95

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    Jones came upon slower traffic and had to veer right in order to avoid a crash, officials said. Officials say the incident occurred when Stanley struck an alligator that was crossing I-95. Orangeburg County Chief Deputy Coroner Sean Fogle said 24-year-old Amber Stanley, her 4-year-old son Jack and 2-year-old daughter Autumn all died from burns after their auto hit a tree and caught fire after hitting the alligator.
  • Russian Federation fined by FIFA for racial chants

    Russian Federation fined by FIFA for racial chants

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    Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba and Barcelona winger Ousmane Dembele were the target of monkey chants during the match in Saint Petersburg, a 3-1 victory for France. It will soon host World Cup group-stage games involving Brazil, Morocco and Nigeria, and later a semifinal match. "At its tournaments, including the 2018 FIFA World Cup , FIFA has also introduced a three-step procedure in case of discriminatory incidents, which allows referees to actively intervene to make the ...
  • Hunt for leopard that killed boy, 3

    Hunt for leopard that killed boy, 3

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    A bloodthirsty leopard grabbed, ran away with, mauled and ate up a three-year-old child of a female ranger who works at the Queen Elizabeth National park in Uganda. Authorities are on a war footing to capture the animal at the earliest as the tendency to hunt humans is more when a wild animal has actually tasted human flesh.
  • Malaysian election rivals make final appeals for votes

    Malaysian election rivals make final appeals for votes

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    A final poll before the election, released by opinion research firm Merdeka Center, forecasts that Najib's BN will prevail in the election, but with the popular vote collecting from Peninsular Malaysia dropping to 37.3 percent from last week's 40.3 percent.
  • Fallen troopers honored at Memorial Ceremony

    Fallen troopers honored at Memorial Ceremony

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    Baserman, who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to the Pennsylvania community while working to keep our prisons safe", Governor Wolf said. This year, the team broke a record and raised almost $16,000 for organizations supporting families of fallen officers.
  • CG Board 10th Results 2018| CGBSE High School HS Result @ cgbse.net

    CG Board 10th Results 2018| CGBSE High School HS Result @ cgbse.net

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    For this academic year 2017- 18 the CGBSE has scheduled the 10th class examinations in March / April months. Check out the latest News regarding the declaration of the CG Board Exam Results 2018 . The pass percentage in General English is 84.32%. On the next window, candidates would be required to enter their roll number and other details in the form and click on the "Submit" button to view result.
  • Voters to choose party nominees in Primary Election Day

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    Review your sample ballot at scVOTES.org and educate yourself on the candidates so you are ready to cast your ballot when you get to the voting booth. Unlike the recently concluded early voting period, voters must go to their assigned polling places on election day to cast their ballots. Do I have to vote in the primary? Previously, Iowans had 40 days to vote early.
  • Think tank suggests sector reform could help solve housing crisis

    Think tank suggests sector reform could help solve housing crisis

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    The Resolution Foundation's intergenerational commission spent two years studying the fracture between the generations in society before coming up with the solution, which it imagines as an ongoing boost to young people as they turn 25 rather than a one-off redistribution.
  • Actors hired to pose as Ontario Tory supporters outside leaders' debate

    Actors hired to pose as Ontario Tory supporters outside leaders' debate

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    On universities, Ford says too many are restricting debates and he is vowing to ensure that publicly funded universities defend free speech. "It will not happen again", said Ford's spokeswoman, Melissa Lantsman, in a statement on Tuesday. The official said the actors were hired by local candidate and the practice "won't be continuing". One actor forwarded CBC Toronto a copy of the casting call, which offered 20 actors the chance to be paid $75 "to play real people at a Ford nation rally" ...
  • Amit Shah is 'murder accused', says Rahul

    Amit Shah is 'murder accused', says Rahul

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    Rahul, who earlier in the day said he was ready to occupy the post of the prime minister if the Congress emerged as the "biggest" party after the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, claimed the saffron outfits were trying to disrupt open-mindedatmosphere, peace and the brotherhood that existed in India.
  • What could Iran do if Trump pulls out of nuclear deal?

    What could Iran do if Trump pulls out of nuclear deal?

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    The so-called Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) saw Iran agree to limit the size of its stockpile of enriched uranium - which is used to make reactor fuel, but also nuclear weapons - for 15 years and the number of centrifuges installed to enrich uranium for 10 years.
  • Suspect in shooting of Illinois ATF agent arrested

    Suspect in shooting of Illinois ATF agent arrested

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    Significantly more than fifty ATF as well as other national representatives packaged courtroom benches just supporting the defendant in a show of service to get its wounded agent. Chicago authorities and also the ATF past June introduced the formation of the Chicago Crime Gun Strike Force aimed at stemming the flow of illegal guns.
  • Acquarius OK to land migrants in Italy (3)

    Acquarius OK to land migrants in Italy (3)

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    The stand-off over the fate of the group rescued by British-flagged charity vessels came as Italy ended its policy of automatically allowing migrants rescued by charities to land at its ports, and threw up bureaucratic obstacles to discourage requests.
  • Federal spending proposal would cuts billions

    Federal spending proposal would cuts billions

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    The administration aims to follow up with a spending-cut plan that would take money from the current year's spending bill, the official added. Democrats in the House and Senate were withholding judgment on Trump's scaled-back cuts, pending more details.
  • Multiple Bodies Could Be Buried at Macomb County Site

    Multiple Bodies Could Be Buried at Macomb County Site

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    Federal Bureau of Investigation agents provided resources to Warren officers. The area is wooded and situated along the North Branch Clinton River. Convicted child murderer Arthur Nelson Ream led police to Zarzycki's body. He drew a map of where he buried Zarzycki, in a shallow grave in a field on 23 Mile Road west of North Avenue. The next day she was reported missing.
  • Syria Accuses Israel of Striking Iran-Linked Army Base

    Syria Accuses Israel of Striking Iran-Linked Army Base

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    Photos on social media appeared to show fires in al-Kiswah, an industrial area home to an army base, after it was hit. Israeli fighter jets struck a Syrian army position south of Damascus, a pro-Assad commander said. On April 29, Israel was suspected of more strikes in Hama and Aleppo, reportedly killing at least 18 pro-Iranian fighters. Iran has vowed to retaliate to recent Israeli strikes in Syria targeting Iranian outposts in the country.
  • Voting is today for May primary

    Voting is today for May primary

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    Turnout was 12 percent in 2006, the only other "blue moon" election North Carolina has held since early in-person voting for primaries first began in the early 2000s. IN voters can check their registration status here. Bitzer said the fact that almost 60 percent of early primary ballots cast were for the Democratic primary "shows that there is enthusiasm at the grassroots level among Democrats".
  • Russian Oligarch Reportedly Questioned by Mueller Investigators Over Payments to Michael Cohen

    Russian Oligarch Reportedly Questioned by Mueller Investigators Over Payments to Michael Cohen

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    In some rather stunning news, investigators for Robert Mueller's team recently questioned a Russian oligarch over payments to Michael Cohen . "Mr. Vekselberg was one of at least six Putin-allied Russians who attended Trump's inaugural celebrations in January 2017. "This was occurring at the same time significant questions were being raised relating to (a) the involvement of Russian Federation and Vladimir Putin in the 2016 presidential election and (b) the extent of the relationship ...
  • Peers back European Union market as rebellion splits Labour

    Peers back European Union market as rebellion splits Labour

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    Lawmakers will have to decide later this year whether to back the government or reject the law - with the risk that Britain could crash out of the European Union in 2019 with no deal in place. Labour urged its peers to abstain in Tuesday's vote on EEA membership - an arrangement which would see the United Kingdom retain full access to the EU's internal market of 300 million consumers in return for making financial contributions and accepting most European Union laws.
  • Russia: Medvedev approved as prime minister

    Russia: Medvedev approved as prime minister

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    Russian President Vladimir Putin walks before an inauguration ceremony at the Kremlin in Moscow. Medvedev headed the government from 2012 to 2018. "In accordance with the point "a" of article 83 of the Russian Constitution, to appoint Dmitry Anatolyevich Medvedev the chairman of the Russian government", the decree reads.
  • J. Cole announces 2018 North American tour featuring Young Thug

    J. Cole announces 2018 North American tour featuring Young Thug

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    Tickets go on sale on Saturday, May 12 at 12 p.m. through WellsFargoCenterPhilly.com , by phone at 1-800-298-4200, or in person at the Wells Fargo Center box office. Cole is also a member of Jay-Z's label Roc Nation, which he was signed to in 2009. Within a span of three weeks this fall, Elton John, Cole, and Justin Timberlake will all perform at the BJC, forming one of the most high-profiled semesters in BJC history.
  • Over 250 Jewish clergy oppose Trump's Central Intelligence Agency pick, citing torture record

    Over 250 Jewish clergy oppose Trump's Central Intelligence Agency pick, citing torture record

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    Both senators say they want to learn more about Haspel's 33-year career working mostly undercover at the Central Intelligence Agency. Haspel, who serves as the CIA's deputy director and has spent 33 years in the agency, most of it undercover, faces some opposition in Congress because of her connection to the interrogation program, which was set up after the September 11, 2001, attacks.
  • Florida Mother, 2 Children Die After Car Collides With Alligator

    Florida Mother, 2 Children Die After Car Collides With Alligator

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    Amber Stanley, 24, and her two kids, Jack, 4, and Autumn, 2, were driving on Interstate 95 near Interstate exit 26, when Stanley's vehicle struck an alligator, forcing the auto to run off the side of the road and slam into a tree. I mean, I understand this just happened. "I'm still kind of processing though", the husband said. "Or, even some kids say 'dad" or some thing. The alligator a woman crashed her auto into - which led to her and her children's death - was nine feet long, according to ...
  • It's still hard to digest Trump's McCain comments

    It's still hard to digest Trump's McCain comments

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    After the completion of the presidency of Barack Obama in The Washington Post reported, citing numerous sources, that Obama ordered to allocate funds cyberwarfare in the network infrastructure of Russian Federation. The 81-year-old senator later returned to work despite his condition, but he left Washington , D.C.in December and has so far been unable to return.
  • Rahane to lead the line against Afghanistan

    Rahane to lead the line against Afghanistan

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    Wriddhiman Shaha has been picked only for the Test against Afghanistan. Batsmen Lokesh Rahul and Ambati Rayudu were also rewarded with spots in the ODI side after strong showings in the IPL . If you see the number of wickets they have taken in the previous year or so, it's very heartening. On his own, he has won many matches for Karnataka.