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Chris Christie Heads to Broadcast News

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Officials at ABC declined to comment. " Robert Mueller is not someone to be trifled with", he said on Good Morning America . "World News Tonight", which also has a heavy focus on weather, is comprised largely of short, taped pieces that would afford a political analyst little air time. Read More »

Bareilly DM's Facebook post on Kasganj violence creates stir

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The same thing had taken place in Khailam village of Bareilly. "I had hoped that there will be academic discussion but unfortunately, it had taken a different turn", he said in his latest FB post. Piyush Srivastava is the new Kasganj SP. PTI reported that drone cameras have been deployed for aerial surveillance. At least three shops, two buses and a auto were torched after Gupta was killed in clashes following stone-pelting by a mob on a motorcycle rally taken out to celebrate Republic ... Read More »

Egypt's election finds last-minute challenger to Sisi

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The chairman of the Ghad Party, Moussa Mostafa Moussa, presented his candidacy documents for Egypt's presidential elections to the National Elections Authority on Monday, an hour before the deadline for candidate nominations. He said he had gathered more than the necessary endorsements to stand. Mousa entered the race after others either withdrew or were disqualified. Read More »

Joe Kennedy III to deliver State of the Union response speech

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Mr. Sanders, meanwhile, announced Monday he would deliver his own response to Mr. Trump on social media, just as he did during the president's address to a joint session of Congress a year ago. King was the first service member to have her gender reassignment surgery paid for by the military months after Trump tweeted that USA forces could not afford the "tremendous medical costs and disruption" of transgender service members. Read More »

Trial starts for woman charged with killing identical twin sister in Hawaii

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Brevar went on to note that Anastasia was found with Alexandria's hair in her hands-indicating that the hair-pulling was so violent that it jerked his client's head over the passenger side seat. According to the vehicle's air-bag control module, the driver allegedly accelerated before making a hard left and hitting the rock wall. However, the defense attorney, Bervar said in his opening statement that he would be presenting evidence from the road, witnesses and Anastasia's body to prove the ... Read More »

Movement against Iran's headscarf law gains momentum

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Women showing their hair in public can be jailed for up to two months or fined $25 (aprox Rs 1500). According to author Mona Eltahawy, "a total of 6 women made the same symbolic gesture: taking off their head scarves in public & waving them on a stick, emulating a young woman who climbed on the same sort of utility box on Dec.27 & was subsequently arrested", she said on Twitter Tuesday. Read More »

Court of Appeal Deals Blow to UK ISP Internet Snooping Law

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While there have been many legal challenges linked to the controversial bill, including rulings from the European Union, a ruling from the UK Court of Appeals means large part of the Snooper's Charter are unlawful. He said: 'This legislation was flawed from the start. It was rushed through parliament just before recess without proper parliamentary scrutiny ... Read More »

Pope to send investigator to Chile over accused bishop

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The late Hungarian Cardinal Josef Mindszenty was arrested by communist authorities in 1948 and sentenced to life in prison. The regime imprisoned him, but he was able to flee to the American embassy during the anti-Communist uprising of 1956. Read More »

Arizona congressman: Arrest and deport any 'illegal aliens' attending SOTU

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In a statement from Gosar's office, he added he also contacted Attorney General Jeff Sessions about his request. "Of all the places where the Rule of Law needs to be enforced, it should be in the hallowed halls of Congress". Rep. Joe Crowley (D-N.Y.) tweeted. House Speaker Paul Ryan's spokeswoman AshLee Strong told CNN in a statement, "The speaker clearly does not agree" with Gosar. Read More »

White House: Russia sanctions no longer needed

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Although the U.S. insisted it is not a sanctions list, the Kremlin reacted angrily and said those included "are de facto being named as enemies of the United States ". "Since the enactment of the. legislation, we estimate that foreign governments have abandoned planned or announced purchases of several billion dollars in Russian defense acquisitions ", she said. Read More »

Orange passport row: Kerala HC sends notice to Central Govt

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There were further reports that after the new passport will come into effect, it will not serve as an address proof anymore. The decision was taken at a meeting chaired by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, and Minister of State for External Affairs, General (Retd.) V.K. Read More »

Raila Odinga Declares Himself President of Kenya

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The government refuses to allow broadcasters to show the event on TV. Nasa leader Raila Odinga risks losing his verification blue tick for editing his Twitter bio to state that he is the " President of the Republic of Kenya ". After the incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta was declared victor of the presidential election, Odinga petitioned court contesting the results. Mr Odinga refused to be drawn on his plans for after his symbolic inauguration, repeatedly telling the interviewer, "Hold your ... Read More »

Trump speech tickets promise strong State of 'Uniom'

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The White House has put out a framework that contains a DACA fix but also has in it some tough pills to swallow for Democrats and immigration advocates, including the elimination of several family-based immigration categories and the diversity visa lottery. Read More »

Patriots cheated in 2005 Super Bowl, former Eagles coach says

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He's not done, he and the Patriots warned. "We're looking forward to it by starting this party, this Eagles watching party, so hoping to bring people in, get people excited to come", said Celena Mouratidis. "How could you not have fun doing things like this?" "Instead of doing the generic Super Bowl party, we are catering exclusively to the Eagles fans - or to potentially anybody anti the Patriots or against the Patriots, so we're doing an Eagles watch party", said Akiva Lessin. Read More »

Jack Harrison signs with Manchester City, loaned to Middlesbrough

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Stoke City had been interested in Harrison's services as well, but saw repeated bids rejected, including its most recent one in the neighborhood of $7 million dollars. This is the second move in the week which involved a NYCFC player moving to Manchester City as over the weekend Umbro announced USA global Mix Diskerud had signed with the Premier League giants. Read More »

Cops look at phone records in auto wash shooting

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Police said Smith gunned down Cline and three friends at Ed's Car Wash on Route 711 in the Fayette County village of Melcroft about 45 miles southeast of Pittsburgh. "There is no continued threat to the community", a police spokesman said. One of the victims, Chelsie Cline, had briefly been involved with Smith, but broke things off months ago, her sister Sierra Kolarik told CNN Pittsburgh affiliate WPXI. Read More »

Reserve Bank backs Capitec

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At this point in time it would be necessary for the Reserve Bank to make some announcement about this - the financial soundness of Capitec Bank - so that we can understand what is going on. On Monday‚ Capitec closed almost 8% weaker‚ suggesting that some in the market suspected the Viceroy report before its Tuesday release. "Viceroy‚ by its own admission has taken a short positioning on Capitec". Read More »

At Hearing, Scott Pruitt Shows Why He's the Worst EPA Administrator Ever

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Pruitt, then Oklahoma's attorney general, at the time was supporting Jeb Bush , the former Florida governor who was among those vying with Trump for the Republican presidential nomination. "And those things that he's mentioned can not be done", Pruitt added. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) asked Pruitt if he recalled making those comments. Read More »

Day Zero for Cape Town pushed back a few days

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If Day Zero does arrives taps will be cut off, except in the CBD and commercial and industrial zones. But actually it is a significant victory. From 1st February residents in Cape Town will be allowed to use no mare than 13.2 gallons of drinking water a day in an effort to avoid "Day Zero". Read More »

Hawaii employee mistook drill for real missile attack: USA agency

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The recording did not follow the script contained in the agency's standard operating procedure, the report says. The day shift warning officers received this recorded message on speakerphone. Hawaii also appeared to be doing a large number of drills without warning, upping the chance of a mistake. Meanwhile, U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz, a Democrat from Hawaii, told the committee he was introducing legislation making it clear that the authority to issue missile alerts rests with the U.S. Read More »

Saudi official says all detainees in corruption probe released from Ritz

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Others, who admitted to the corruption charges, were released after the government accepted to reach a settlement with them. Chairman of Riyadh-based Kingdom Holding Co. Authorities have so far not commented on his case. Dozens of high-profile detainees were held there in connection with the anti-corruption sweep that began in early November. Read More »

President Donald Trump delivers first State of the Union address

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Trump will have about 60 minutes of prime time tonight to try to turn public opinion as his approval rating sits at historic lows for a president at this point in his term and his party faces the prospect of losing control of the House and perhaps the Senate in the midterm election. Read More »

Detroit Pistons make Avery Bradley available in trades

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He averaged 16.3 points, 6.1 rebounds and 2.2 assists per game, while shooting over 46 percent from the floor and 39 percent from beyond the arc over 55 games. Knowing that the goal is to reemerge as one of the preeminent defensive forces in the National Basketball Association, a recent rumor could have a direct impact on the Knicks. Read More »

Westrock to buy Kapstone Paper and Packaging in $4.9bn deal

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These up or down trends are telling the direction of stock price on basis of moving averages. Following the transaction, the vice president now owns 157,336 shares in the company, valued at $3,296,189.20. As of December 31, 2016, the Company operated 29 pulp, paper and packaging mills, 170 converting and packaging plants, 16 recycling plants and three bag facilities in the United States. Read More »

Chennai Super Kings Squad For IPL 2018

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Jaydev Unadkat, a top performer in the domestic circuit, was snapped up by Rajasthan Royals for ₹11.5 crore, after frenetic bidding, making him the most expensive Indian player. "Harbhajan Singh, Ambati Rayudu (he played with them for MI) to just name a few guys who are going to join us and wear the Yellow jersey... can't wait!", he added. Read More »

Could Trump nationalize the 5G network?

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Earlier this month, telecom operator AT&T was forced to scrap a plan to offer its customers handsets built by China's Huawei after some members of Congress lobbied against the idea with federal regulators. In the first option, the United States government would pay for and build a single network, which in fact would mean the nationalisation of a historically private infrastructure. Read More »

Positives for both sides, South Africa grapple with pitch woes

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In 1997-98, when Michel Atherton's men were touring West Indies, they had to deal with fearsome Windies pace battery as well as a risky pitch with a perilous bounce in the first test at Sabina Park. The ICC, including its umpires, must make this clear to all host countries-you will be responsible for the pitches you prepare and what is good for the goose is good for the gander! The Johannesburg Test showed how much Test cricket means to this side when T20 franchise cricket is increasingly ... Read More »

Controversial Film Banned In Malaysia!!

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That in itself is a matter of grave concern in Malaysia, a Muslim-majority country", Aziz was quoted as saying by Free Malaysia Today , Deccan Chronicle reported. Aziz said the distributors of Padmaavat had filed an appeal against the ban and the Film Appeals Committee would look into it on January 30. Malaysia has a history of banning several films on various grounds. Read More »

Rafael Benitez happy at Newcastle amid talk of new deal

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But Benitez has reassured anxious supporters he believes there will be at least one more new arrival. Benitez insists he remains relaxed about his position despite having been linked with a series of other jobs in recent months and is focused purely on the task of keeping the club in the top flight after winning promotion at the first attempt last season. Read More »

Former HGTV host charged with sexual assault

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The arrest was the result of an investigation into claims from a 10-year-old girl who alleges Dionne touched her inappropriately under her trousers and shirt and took photos of her with her shirt up while she was on a living room couch at Dionne's home . Read More »

House committee votes to release classified memo

While Republican lawmakers have been reluctant to discuss details of the document, information has spilled out as Washington's interest has reached a frenzy. The DOJ, however, said last week that it'd be " extraordinarily reckless " to put the memo out there without letting the Department scrutinize it first. Read More »

Female medical student killed for refusing marriage proposal in Pakistan

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In a disturbing video made prior to her passing, Aasma revealed the name of her attacker. Asma received three bullets and was rushed to a nearby hospital, where she succumbed to her injuries on Sunday, SHO Janan said. On Saturday, when Asma reached home along with her sister-in-law, Mujahid Afridi and his accomplice Sajid opened fire at her and fled the crime scene soon after, the police official said. Read More »