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North Korea denies chemical weapons link with Syria

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At least 40 unreported shipments of possible chemical weapons components made between 2012 and 2017 were outlined in the expert report seen by the New York Times . Assad's government has long denied using any chemical weapons, though it stands accused of using sarin gas in Ghouta in 2013. It also agreed to for destroying its chemical weapons via the. Read More »

UK child migrants abused in Aust: inquiry

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The five-year inquiry's final report called for a national strategy to prevent child sexual abuse, warning governments, churches, charities and other organisations that they must not fail children again. The Church is fully committed to the safeguarding of all children and vulnerable adults and, following the Nolan and Cumberlege Reports, Dioceses and Religious Orders are committed to following nationally agreed guidelines and robust policies to promote safeguarding. Read More »

Brexit is your problem too, help us avoid it — Blair to EU

Given that Britain's future - and also the fate of Theresa May's government - will be determined by a series of upcoming votes in the Commons, it still appears that the key players on all sides of the political divide are still rerunning the referendum when Britain is, in fact, due to leave the European Union in March next year. Read More »

16.5 per cent polling in Meghalaya till 9.30 am

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He said polling percentage is likely to go up as long queues were reported in a number of polling stations even after the polling was scheduled to close at 4 pm. However, it is to be seen if it would succeed in ending Congress' 10 years rule in the state. The voting percentage in 2013 was 86.82. The election was webcasted in 183 polling stations. Read More »

Warriors' meeting with Wizards trumps off-court activity

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Klay Thompson added 13 points , three rebounds and two steals in 37 minutes, while Andre Iguodala contributed 14 points , seven rebounds , two assists , one steal and three blocks. Down by one at halftime, the Warriors outscored NY 39-18 in the third. They have also shot almost 50 per cent from three-point range over those wins as well as cutting out a high number of turnovers. Read More »

IL voting on under-12 tackle football ban

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Each argued that limiting the number of years any player participates in tackle football will very likely lower the risk of CTE. Tregg Duerson chronicled the life of his father as a man who went from "a full person to a shadow of himself", struggling with depression, anxiety and personal relationships. Read More »

Joshua Tree couple behind bars after children found living in box

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San Bernardino County sheriff's officials released this image of a plywood box three children were allegedly forced in to live on a property near Joshua Tree on March 1, 2018. Both adults are being held on $100,000 bail. The almost five-acre property did not have a traditional house and appeared to be abandoned, but the mother and children were living in a shed made of plywood, plastic, metal poles and other materials, the sheriff's department said. Read More »

Vegas gun range billboard changed to 'Shoot a School Kid'

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Indecline , an activist art collective, is taking credit for altering a Las Vegas gun range's billboard to call attention to gun control. An activist art group claimed responsibility for this prank. The sign also said, "Defend Lives Reform Laws". A person climbing a ladder appeared to be wearing a wool mask. There are other gun range billboards posted around Las Vegas , but INDECLINE's spokesperson said the group chose this one "because of their aggressive name and location". Read More »

Seven-year-old girl dies after crash in Looe

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The Nissan vehicle is believed to have left the road and hit a house, leaving the girl with life-threatening injuries. The weather has been particularly bad in the south west as Storm Emma arrived from mainland Europe, clashing with the Beast from the East . Read More »

Guess who Putin's speech was aimed at

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The missile, called the Avangard, has been successfully tested, Russia Strategic Missile Force Commander Sergei Karakayev told the state news agency Tass. Russia's foreign policy has been much more muscular in recent years, however. Putin's audience, made up of Russian lawmakers and other leading figures, frequently stood up and applauded his presentation, which culminated with the Russian national anthem being played. Read More »

US home prices jump in 2017 at fastest pace in 3.5 years

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Seattle (12.7%), Las Vegas (11.1%), and San Francisco (9.2%) reported the highest year-over-year gains among the 20 cities. "Home prices capped the year on a high, reflecting 2017's favorable economic conditions which were characterized by strong consumer fundamentals such as job growth and low unemployment". Read More »

Donald Trump wants to bring the steel industry back to America

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American workers and American consumers will suffer as a result of this misguided tariff", the company said in a tweet . Trade tensions between the United States and China have risen since Trump took office in 2017 and the administration is also pushing on what it regards as forced technology transfers to China. Read More »

Lincoln bin collections postponed for rest of week

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It also means that the council has been able to re-direct staff resources to complement hard-pressed gritting teams and to carry out snow clearing operations across the town. If they have not collected from your road, they're asking households to leave bins and/or boxes out for them to attempt to revisit as soon as possible. Read More »

High school student brings loaded gun on campus

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The Women's March Youth Empower national school walkout , scheduled for 10 a.m. March 14, encourages students to walk out of school for 17 minutes to honor the 17 victims in Parkland. We recommend they congregate in the amphitheater on campus. Fitzgerald said the district does not have a policy specifically pertaining to walkouts, "however, we do have an attendance policy that requires students to be present at school, or the absence may be counted unexcused". Read More »

Woman dead following afternoon crash in Phoenix

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Roeser Road. The woman was taken to the hospital where she later died. Ramirez said the crash occurred after the victim collided head-on with another vehicle on Roeser Road while attempting to regain control of the auto after veering into a dirt shoulder. Read More »

Rae Sremmurd debut three new singles from 'SR3MM'

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Ever since their introduction, the Mississippi-based rap group has been on an overwhelming streak of success. "We got the Swae Lee , Swaecation , [Slim] Jxmmi's Jxmtroduction , and then the Rae Sremmurd side", Mike WiLL said. On "Hurt to Look", Swae Lee adds his pop personality and crossover potential to an island-infused vibe. " SremmLife three is a Triple disk one side RaeSremmurd, one side Slim Jxmmi , and one side Swae Lee wanted to put a twist on this album", Swae ... Read More »

South Korean president lashes Japan over wartime use of 'comfort women'

South Korean President Moon Jae-in answers reporters' question during his New Year news conference at the Presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, January 10, 2018. Moon spoke at Seodaemun Prison in central Seoul where the Japanese government detained and persecuted almost 100,000 Korean independence fighters, Yonhap reported. Read More »

Jared Kushner dealings raise new questions about conflicts of interest

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The reason why typically - until the Trump administration - business dealings, ties and involvement were severed before employees took jobs in the White House was to avoid these kinds of corrupt-seeming situations. But Kushner Cos. has been under scrutiny by the US attorney's office in New York's Eastern District in relation to its use of a foreign visa investment program, which was pitched to wealthy Chinese investors by Jared Kushner's sister with a reference to his White House role. Read More »

Worshippers in clutching AR-15 rifles hold commitment ceremony

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A church in northeastern Pennsylvania was teeming with AR-15 rifles on Wednesday as it held a commitment ceremony that had crown-wearing members exchange or renew their wedding vows. The church that has scores of followers from across the globe believes the AR-15 rifle, which was used by the Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz , symbolizes " rod of iron " as stated in the book of Revelation. Read More »

Telangana CM KCR escapes after Fire breaks out in his Chopper

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He also said that the Prime Minister Modi claims that his government is pro-farmer, but has no guts to allocate "2 lakh crore for agriculture sector from the total budget proposal of '24 lakh crore presented in the Parliament". KCR's son and IT minister K T Rama Rao tweeted that his father was well. The TRS has started going to the people with these Rythu Samanvaya Committee meetings and the farmers' issue has been haunting the TRS, especially with opposition parties and the Telangana ... Read More »

W&T Offshore (WTI) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.19

As regular trading ended, W&T Offshore, Inc. (NYSE: WTI ) opened at $4.00 on Friday. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Thursday, August 11 with "Hold". That suggests something of the likelihood of a short squeeze in shares of WTI. After $0.27 actual earnings per share reported by General Electric Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -55.56% negative EPS growth. Read More »

In pics: Dipika and Shoaib's dreamy wedding reception

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The stage for Dipika and Shoaib's reception looks attractive as it is decked up with flowers and lights. While Dipika wore a golden full sleeved gown with minimal jewellery and let her hair down, Shoaib was wearing a red and gold sherwani with a golden shawl. Read More »

Disney to invest $2.4B in Disneyland Paris

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The report also found that more than one out of 10 union workers in the study were homeless in the past two years. 28 says low wages paid to Disneyland Resort workers have led to homelessness, hunger and financial woes. "I love my job so much", Petersen said. The cast member also notes that even though park tickets, food and merchandise have all increased in price, many employees are struggling just to get by. Read More »

Highly Traded Stock: Banco Santander, SA

The 52 week range is a simple technical indicator that lists the highest and lowest price at which a security was sold over preceding 52 weeks (or one year). The TTM operating margin for the company stands at 0%. A longer-term moving average may be used to identify the primary price trend, a shorter moving average period to identify the secondary, price trend, and an even shorter moving average period to identify the minor price trend. Read More »

Carjacking suspect arrested after wild chase, 2nd carjacking

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At one point he tried to hit a police vehicle with his auto. Padilla pulled the woman from the vehicle and went inside. The suspect was also accused of a hit-and-run on the freeway, police said. Padilla started running, but officers were able to apprehend him at around 6 p.m. with help from a police dog . The driver was arrested after crashing and being tackled by a police dog. Read More »

Highvista Strategies LLC Increases Holding in Northrop Grumman Corp (NOC)

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Over the last 90 days, insiders sold 6,776 shares of company stock valued at $2,341,084. About 685,553 shares traded. BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (BMRN) has risen 5.29% since February 28, 2017 and is uptrending. ASHWORTH SID had sold 6,311 shares worth $1.88 million. Paradigm Asset Management Co Limited Co reported 8,200 shares or 0.61% of all its holdings. Albert D Mason Inc owns 60,750 shares or 0.67% of their USA portfolio. Read More »

North Korea vows sanctions will 'never work'

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However, US State Department spokeswoman, Heather Nauert, doubled-down on the Trump administration's hard line for dealing with the unruly regime and pledged to continue to demand the denuclearisation of Pyongyang. Wolfsthal says there are few like Yun in this administration. That may be an overstatement given past tough measures against Pyongyang approved by Washington, but Trump's administration has confirmed that the new sanctions target virtually every ship North Korea is now using. Read More »