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The FA also expressed its solidarity with the candidate Salvador Nasralla and with the Honduran people, who "resolutely face such fraud ", from the first moment in which the mechanisms were put in place for its consummation, with the active participation of the Supreme Electoral Tribunal itself.
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    Paying the entire bill this year presumably would allow you to deduct your entire property tax bill from your 2017 federal taxes. "The Township's Solicitor has reviewed this matter and concurs with this position". Stone recommended that people talk to their accountants or a tax preparation specialist before deciding what to do. But if you act now, you can get the tax savings you had hoped to take in 2018 for your 2017 return.
  • Strong showing for Obama health law as almost 9M sign up

    Strong showing for Obama health law as almost 9M sign up

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    Acting Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman criticized President Donald Trump's funding cuts to Obamacare and praised state insurance officials' efforts to promote the program. But they took a series of steps to weaken it. So far, more than 8.8 million people have enrolled in Obamacare plans through the federal exchange, according to the CMS.
  • Man planned to target San Francisco in Christmas day terror attack

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    A Modesto man accused of being an ISIS sympathizer has been arrested after allegedly plotting a terror attack targeting San Francisco's Pier 39 - a top tourist destination - on Christmas Day. It says he was one of us. Shortly after Jameson applied to be a tow truck driver through the Modest Police Department, an undercover Federal Bureau of Investigation employee began communicating with him.
  • Turtle tangled in cocaine bundles freed by US Coast Guard crew

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    Commander Jose Diaz said: "They probably felt the heat coming and got rid of it". At the end of November, the US Coast Guard found something a little odd: a loggerhead sea turtle tangled up in a rope that just so happened to be attached to $53 million worth of cocaine.
  • Auto esce di strada e si schianta contro un muretto

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    L'incidente è avvenuto intorno alle 23 all'altezza dell'imbocco della autostrada. Un motociclista , Paolo Giudici , è morto nella tarda serata di mercoledì 20 dicembre lungo la Costiera di Trieste . La vittima aveva 75 anni: per causa in fase di accertamento ha perso il controllo della sua auto, schiantandosi contro un muretto. A bordo della vettura c'erano altri due ragazzi che sono rimasti leggermente feriti.
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation says it is not ready to release mass shooting report

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    His death has been ruled a suicide. Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo said a month ago that Paddock discharged more than 1,100 shots. All 58 deaths were ruled homicides. Paddock's brain was sent to Stanford University in California to study after a visual inspection during found no abnormalities. "Now, that's a long time for some people, but speaking for the Federal Bureau of Investigation, that's light speed, all right?" said Aaron Rouse, special agent in charge, on Wednesday in The ...
  • 10 agricultural improvements in new tax reform bill

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    The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) was created in 1953 and since January 13, 2012, has served as a Cabinet-level agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation.
  • US Asks China To Implement New Oil Sanctions On North Korea

    US Asks China To Implement New Oil Sanctions On North Korea

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    However, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a speech on Thursday "stressed that nobody can deny the entity of the DPRK which rapidly emerged as a strategic state capable of posing a substantial nuclear threat to the US", according to North Korea's official KCNA news agency.
  • What's Ahead for Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) After Touching 52-Week High?

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    Therefore 61% are positive. UMB Financial had 16 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On the opposite side of that transaction from State Street Corp stood Blackrock Inc. CISKOWSKI MICHAEL S sold $3.86M worth of stock or 53,012 shares. The market experts are predicting a 19.79% rally, based on the high target price ($108) for Valero Energy Corporation shares that is likely to be hit in the 52 weeks.
  • Trump's Ambassador to the Netherlands caught lying about his own conspiracy claims

    Trump's Ambassador to the Netherlands caught lying about his own conspiracy claims

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    Hoekstra, who was born in Groningen in the Netherlands, was a Republican Congressman for MI between 1993 and 2011, and served as chair of the House Intelligence Committee for two years during that time. Hoekstra's response: "I didn't call that fake news ", he said. Hoekstra is then shown clips of him speaking at a 2015 panel discussion titled "Muslim Migration into Europe ", in Charleston, South Carolina.
  • Ambulance driver 'killed patients to make money from funeral homes'

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    The suspected murder scheme was going between 2012 and 2016, police said, adding that neither the hospital, nor doctors knew about the killings. The " ambulance of death " case was reported by Italian media on Friday. Mr Garofalo worked for a private ambulance company that transported patients to and from a hospital in nearby Biancavilla. He claimed that he took advantage of the grieving families and recommended a funeral home that was connected to the Sicilian mafia .
  • Elderly couple busted with 60 pounds of pot, calls it Christmas presents

    Elderly couple busted with 60 pounds of pot, calls it Christmas presents

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    York authorities say they pulled over a Toyota Tacoma after the driver failed to signal and drove over the center line of the road. Naturally with 60 pounds of the sticky icky onboard, their truck smelled like a Snoop Dogg concert, and the officers immediately grew suspicious that the elderly couple had some marijuana in their possession.
  • President Trump signs bill to keep government running

    President Trump signs bill to keep government running

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    That compares to the 35 percent that said they would vote for the Republican candidate in their district. But it also shows that Americans, by a 2-to-1 margin, believe President Donald Trump's approach has made the economy better rather than worse, which is one of the bright spots for the GOP in the poll .
  • NPAs: RBI blames investment banks for faulty loan appraisals

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    Citing stress tests, the report cautioned that that while the country's largest banks were sufficiently capitalised and profitable to withstand a deterioration in economic conditions, a group of public sector banks were "highly vulnerable to further declines in asset quality and higher provisioning needs".
  • Smith To Write Quentin Tarantino's R-Rated Star Trek Film

    Smith To Write Quentin Tarantino's R-Rated Star Trek Film

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    Tarantino discussed the possibility of directing a Star Trek film with the Nerdist podcast in 2015, waxing enthusiastic about classic Star Trek episodes and showcasing his know-how of specific storylines filmmakers can readily mine for big-screen narratives.
  • Amid Doklam stand-off, India, China agree to early settlement of boundary dispute

    Amid Doklam stand-off, India, China agree to early settlement of boundary dispute

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    The 20th Special Representatives level talks between India and China was held in New Delhi today. In this regard, the Special Representatives exchanged ideas on various confidence building measures, officials said. The Chinese Foreign Ministry was not very forthcoming when asked what transpired at the parleys with spokesperson Hua Chunying saying both countries have made "tireless efforts" to solve the decades-old boundary dispute.
  • Israeli PM terms United Nations 'house of lies' ahead of Jerusalem vote

    Israeli PM terms United Nations 'house of lies' ahead of Jerusalem vote

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    He referred to the vote on the UN General Assembly's proposed resolution to call on the White House to withdraw its recognition of Jerusalem, insisting that the global community respect Israeli sovereignty. The situation escalated after the Palestinian militant group Hamas threatened to start the Third Intifada in response to the White House's Jerusalem declaration , with Israel launching a series of airstrikes on Gaza.
  • Rahul attacks PM over 2G verdict

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    In his first response to the 2G verdict today, Mr Gandhi said the BJP's "whole foundation is the foundation of lies". The Congress leader also slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for remaining silent on issues that his party had demanded answers from him.
  • Warner: Shutting Down Mueller Probe Would Provoke 'Constitutional Crisis'

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    A majority of Americans disapprove of President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for "serious case of amnesia" after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics Poll: 4 in 10 Republicans think senior Trump advisers had improper dealings with Russia MORE's handling of the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, a CNN poll released Thursday found.
  • Air in Frat House Registers on Breathalyzer After Massive Party

    Air in Frat House Registers on Breathalyzer After Massive Party

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    Police turned up to the house in Bethesda, Maryland after neighbours complained about loud music and around 70 people, all underage by United States drinking laws, were found partying inside the building. The floor was noticeably sticky with spilled alcohol. Meanwhile, eight partygoers locked themselves in a bathroom, while another jumped out of a second-story window in an effort to avoid police, local TV station WJLA reported.
  • Sead Kolasinac wary of Mohamed Salah, Liverpool threat

    Sead Kolasinac wary of Mohamed Salah, Liverpool threat

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    Salah has had an awesome season with Liverpool , scoring 19 goals for his team, including 14 goals in the Premier League to be the league's top goal scorer. I would love to win something here". "I am very happy to share everything in Africa with him, so I'm very happy also for him". "We are friends", Salah added.
  • Why Vikas Gupta will end up hitting Akash Dadlani

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    At night, Hina and Luv talked about how Priyank is getting too close to Vikas and is alse talking so friendly with Arshi who had nominated him just a week before. Interestingly, this is the third time that Vikas has got physical with someone. He plays his card well and blames Vikashfor his improper touch. "He accuses Hina of taking wrong advantage of being a woman".
  • Miss America Organisation loses TV partner over emails

    Miss America Organisation loses TV partner over emails

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    Haskell wrote: 'Not a single day passes that I am not told some terrible story about (her)'. "I still believe that Miss America has relevance and goal in 2017 and beyond", she said. Executive Chairman Sam Haskell , III speaks during the 2018 Miss America Competition Press Conference at Boardwalk Hall Arena on September 10, 2017 in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
  • Jayalalitha Hospital Clip Leaked by TTV Aide Before RK Nagar Bypoll

    Jayalalitha Hospital Clip Leaked by TTV Aide Before RK Nagar Bypoll

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    She said, " Sasikala was not bothered about the accusation that she killed Jaya". After a few days of intensive care, she recovered and that was when the hospital said she was conscious and on the road to recovery. We waited for days before releasing it but released it now as we were left with no option. A couple of hours after TV stations started radiating the video, RK Nagar returning officer Praveen Nair issued a notice cautioning media houses against broadcasting the cut-out which he ...
  • Vladimir Putin thanks President Trump to help Central Intelligence Agency in stop terrorist attacks

    Vladimir Putin thanks President Trump to help Central Intelligence Agency in stop terrorist attacks

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    Petersburg. Russian officials say Putin believes Trump is not to blame for the tension and has tried to keep personal lines of communication open between the two men. Until now relations between Washington and Moscow have been dominated by disagreements over the wars in Ukraine and Syria. Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said today that Russian President Vladimir Putin appears to be handling President Trump as a KGB officer would manage an intelligence asset.
  • CT jobless rate worsens slightly, job growth lags

    CT jobless rate worsens slightly, job growth lags

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    That follows the 6,200 jobs the state lost in October. "We've lost 15,300 jobs since June", Gioia said in a statement. Although the jobless rate in the Peach State remains slightly above the USA rate, Georgia's jobs, employment and labor force numbers continued to grow in November and unemployment insurance claims fell.
  • United Nations rejects USA recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli capital

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    A total of 128 countries voted in favour of the resolution . The other eight that voted against the resolution were the U.S., Israel, Guatemala, Honduras, the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, and Palau. "The US should turn back from this wrong step". Trump told reporters on Wednesday that Americans are exhausted of being taken advantage of by countries that take hundreds of millions and even billions of dollars, and then vote against the United States.
  • Boris Johnson warns Russia Britain is ready to retaliate to cyber attacks

    Boris Johnson warns Russia Britain is ready to retaliate to cyber attacks

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    Theresa May had earlier promised that Mr Johnson would take a "hard headed" approach to dealing with Russian Federation when he travelled to Moscow for the first visit by a Foreign Secretary for five years. He singled out its 2014 annexation of Crimea from Ukraine, and its cyber activities. His comments on cyber-attacks, a warning to the Kremlin that Britain is ready and able to retaliate in kind, come weeks after Theresa May used a high-profile speech last month to accuse Vladimir Putin ...
  • Short-term government funding, disaster aid bills advance in US House

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    Legal protection for "dreamers", the children of undocumented immigrants, was not included, and is likely to be a contentious topic when spending talks are revisited next month. The short-term spending bill does contain about $5 billion to upgrade missile defenses to respond to the threat from North Korea and to fix two destroyers damaged in accidents this year in the Pacific.
  • Slender Man Stabbing: Weier sentenced to 25 years

    Slender Man Stabbing: Weier sentenced to 25 years

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    On May 31, 2014, Anissa Weier and Morgan Geyser lured their friend, Payton Luetner, into a wooded park in Waukesha, Wisconsin . Weier and Morgan Geyser claimed they carried out the attack to appease the Slender Man , a fictional horror character.
  • Australia to End Airstrikes Against ISIS in Iraq, Syria

    Australia to End Airstrikes Against ISIS in Iraq, Syria

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    Australia's six F/A-18F Super Hornets will return to Australia in January, marking the end of Australia's air strike operations in Iraq and Syria. Air Task Group contributing to Operation Okra consists of six F/A-18 Super Hornets, an E-7A Wedgetail surveillance plane and KC-30A refuelling aircraft.
  • Mexico Bus Carrying Tourists Crashes, Killing 12

    Mexico Bus Carrying Tourists Crashes, Killing 12

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    Rosenbach confirmed that Sand Hill Elementary Assistant Principal Jody Fritz and her husband, Andy Fritz, both 51, were among those killed. Andy Fritz "as an instructor was one of those people who took the extra time needed to make sure concepts and ideas were really sinking for his students", said Tawny Dotson, Clover Park Technical College's vice president for strategic development.
  • Eight arrested and 1.2 tonnes of methamphetamine seized in WA

    Eight arrested and 1.2 tonnes of methamphetamine seized in WA

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    Officers also boarded Valkoista and arrested three crewmen including a 45-year-old man from the NSW Central Coast and two men from South Australia, aged 48 and 44. "That is a big impact that we're going to have in ensuring that there is less of this drug now available on the street", he told reporters. "This result is the culmination of several months of hard work by officers and staff from a number of state and federal agencies and, once again, together we have stopped a significant amount ...
  • Fire In South Korean Commercial Building Kills At Least 29

    Fire In South Korean Commercial Building Kills At Least 29

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    Most of the dead or injured were gathered in a sauna inside the building when the fire broke out. All but one - a male victim - have been identified, the Jecheon city spokesman said. Authorities continue to investigate the incident, with police, fire services and the National Forensic Service examining the site Friday morning to determine the cause of the blaze, KBS reports.
  • Trump's approval rating just entered a league of its own

    Trump's approval rating just entered a league of its own

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    Another 34 percent said they were persuadable on taxes, inviting heavy wooing from Democrats and Republicans on the issue in advance of the 2018 midterm elections that will determine the make-up of House and the Senate. Half of the survey's respondents said they prefer a Democrat-controlled Congress compared to the 39 percent who said they'd like to leave the GOP in charge.
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    PROS Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:PRO) has risen 150.14% since December 21, 2016 and is uptrending. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 0.01% or 10,855 shares in its portfolio. As per Friday, August 28, the company rating was upgraded by Raymond James. Among 4 analysts covering Just Energy ( TSE:JE ), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold.