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No. 8 Purdue ready for upset-minded Rutgers

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While Indiana tied the game up on two seperate occasions in the second half, Rutgers never relinquished the lead and held on for a seven-point victory, becoming the first No. The same thing happened Thursday night, as IN scored the first seven points and had a pair of 14-point leads IN the first 14 minutes. After erasing that big early IN lead, Rutgers built an eight-point edge midway through the second half and was seemingly IN control until IN answered, mostly at the free-throw line. Read More »

Pak yet again violates ceasefire, shells heavily on LoC in Rajouri

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In the firing and shelling today, two soldiers suffered minor injuries and were hospitalised, an official said. Persons familiar with the developments, speaking under condition of anonymity, said army troops were being deployed to Jammu and Kashmir "as more reinforcements are urgently required at the moment". Read More »

Forecast: Nor'easter could bring rain, winds, flooding and snow

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I want to begin by saying this is not a catastrophic storm, but there will be issues. A low-pressure system will move into the Midwest Thursday afternoon. There is pretty low confidence in this storm, due to a couple factors: The volatility of the storm will lead to big differences in small distances. "A change over to snow is possible Friday night to heavy, wet snow". Read More »

Several bodies found inside home, police say

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Old Warren Road is closed between Route 9 and Laurel Street while officials investigate, according to police. The East Brookfield Fire Department issued a statement on Twitter, sending their thoughts and prayers to the West Brookfield community. Read More »

Person using stolen identity nominates Trump for Peace Prize

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Donald Trump . " Every year, we get lots of invalid nominations, but these are nominations that are not valid because those who nominate are not qualified to do so ", Njolstad said , as cited by Norwegian news agency NTB . He refused to provide further details, saying police were now looking into the matter. The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, for "its work to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any ... Read More »

Trump splits with NRA, stunning late-night hosts

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During his presidential campaign, Trump was vocal in his opposition to gun-control measures, telling a National Rifle Association convention he'd "never, ever infringe" on the constitutional right to keep and bear arms. Trump shut down Scalise's reciprocity push, suggesting the gun control package being pieced together would never pass if national reciprocity were added to it. Read More »

Toyota warning: Tariffs will push up auto prices

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Brexiteers have been pinning their hopes on securing a new free trade deal with the Trump White House, despite its protectionism, after the United Kingdom leaves the European Union. Mr Trump believes the tariffs will safeguard American jobs but many economists say the impact of price increases for consumers of steel and aluminum, such as the auto and oil industries, will be to destroy more jobs than they create. Read More »

Trump embraces protectionism, Dow Jones plunges 420 points on trade war fears

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Trump a year ago ordered an investigation into whether aluminum and steel imports posed a threat to national defense. Chinese officials have threatened to take "necessary measures" to defend their country's interests. It was unclear what Trump may announce amid internal wrangling on the decision. The actual event caught some top White House officials off guard and left aides scrambling for details. Read More »

What Are Analysts Report About Herbalife Ltd. (HLF)

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The share price has yet to cross its 20 days moving average, floating at a distance of -56.61% and sits -57.28% lower versus its 50 days moving average. ValuEngine upgraded Herbalife from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a report on Wednesday, November 22nd. As per Monday, January 18, the company rating was initiated by Susquehanna. Read More »

Lebanon's Hariri and Saudi King share 'firm handshake' after resignation scandal

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The shock resignation had stirred tensions between Riyadh and Beirut, amid suspicions he had been placed under house arrest. A statement by Mr. Hariri's press office in Beirut said his meetings with the king, who was joined by a retinue of Saudi aides, including the interior and foreign ministers, "focused on the bilateral relations and the latest developments in Lebanon". Read More »

Pesticides are harming the bees

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Jose Tarazona , head of Efsa's pesticides unit, added: "The availability of such a substantial amount of data has enabled us to produce very detailed conclusions". The report said " most uses " of the three neonicotinoid pesticides , which are based on the chemical structure of nicotine and attack the nervous systems of insect pests, posed a risk to bees. Read More »

Trump to meet with lawmakers Wednesday on gun bills - White House

Trump has considered raising the minimum age to buy guns, banning bump stocks, strengthening background checks and focusing on mental illness in response to the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School . Yet if the immigration debate is any indication, what he says at the meeting won't necessarily be Trump's final position on the issue. Trump spoke on "Fox and Friends" Monday. Read More »

NRA Pushes Back On Trump's Gun Law Reform Suggestions

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Addressing a gathering of U.S. governors at the White House, Trump said , "You know, I really believe - you don't know until you test it - but I really believe I'd run in there, even if I didn't had a weapon". Student survivors of the Valentine's Day school shooting in Florida spent the day meeting with lawmakers in Washington . The president held up programs in states like Texas and Arkansas as a model, yet on the federal level, Republican congressional leaders remain reluctant ... Read More »

NOAA Weather Satellite Sent Into Space by United Launch Alliance

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GOES-S also features two other Lockheed Martin-built instruments that track lightning - including cloud-to-cloud activity - and, on the reverse, observe solar activity. Tim Gallaudet, Ph.D., USN Ret., Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere and Acting Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere. Read More »

Societe Generale Lowers General Mills (GIS) to Hold

Grove Bank & Trust now owns 2,460 shares of the company's stock valued at $127,000 after purchasing an additional 1,878 shares in the last quarter. About 595,874 shares traded. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Wednesday, February 24 by UBS. Goldman Sachs maintained the shares of MSFT in report on Tuesday, July 18 with "Buy" rating. Read More »

New Poll: Most American Feel Trump is a Racist

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A new poll by the Associated Press and the NORC Center for Public Affairs Research has found that the majority of Americans think Trump is racist. 73 percent of Democrats believe Trump has been harmful to the African American community. Read More »

Ontario Tory leadership candidates race face off in second debate

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Granic Allen in particular repeatedly asked her competitors if they would reopen nomination contests where there had been allegations of interference, candidate bullying and corruption. "It's very simple", he said. Granic Allen's spoiler persona dragged Elliott into the fight, as the frontrunner attempted a lawyerly riposte about the fine print of renewable energy contracts having to be respected (as one might have expected from traditional Progressive Conservatives). Read More »

Close Trump aide and White House communications chief Hicks resigns

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Hicks admitted she sometimes told "white lies" for President Trump . "If we have reduced ourselves so far to get to the point now where we're just leaking stuff like this, rinky-dink things like Hope Hicks tells white lies for her boss, then we have gone completely off the rails and this investigation needs to end", he said . Read More »

Inslee vetoes controversial legislative public records bill

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The bill , passed by the Legislature on Friday, would exempt state lawmakers from Washington's Public Records Act, while making some legislative records disclosable. The next day, the bill was brought to the Senate floor, passed without debate and sent to the House. More than a dozen newspapers across the state ran front-page editorials Tuesday urging Inslee to veto the bill that was co-sponsored by Democratic Senate Majority Leader Sharon Nelson and Republican Senate Minority Leader ... Read More »

Brad Pitt Officially Joins Quentin Tarantino's Next Movie

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But their lives drastically change thanks to Rick's "very famous next-door neighbor..." Previously (and unofficially) known as Tarantino's Manson Family movie, the new film from the Pulp Fiction director is officially titled Once Upon a Time in Hollywood . Read More »

Tis' the Season: Rome Gets Snow for First Time in Six Years

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The city's proximity to the sea usually protects it from snowfall and the Mediterranean climate generally brings milder winters to the capital than its northern European counterparts. The air temperature dropped to four degrees Fahrenheit below zero. Elsewhere in Europe, the storm set dangerously low temperatures. Average lows in February and March range from the middle teens to the low 20s in the city. Read More »

Winter Storm Triggers White-Out Blizzard Conditions In Sierra

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A major winter storm heading toward California is expected to bring heavy snow to the Sierra Nevada and Cascade range, and widespread rain elsewhere as it moves south through the state. Forecasters say the cold front will bring snow to the foothill areas of the Sierra as low as 3,500 feet (1,066 meters) before moving south. The U.S. Read More »

Israeli-US Teen Indicted in Bomb Threats, Hate Crimes

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Michael Kadar was arrested in Israel previous year and is awaiting trial there. -Israeli citizenship, was indicted by grand juries in Florida, Georgia and the District of Columbia for making threats from January to March 2017, the Justice Department said in a statement. Read More »

Would've run sans gun into school: Donald Trump

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When Republican Senator Patrick Toomey of Pennsylvania told Trump that Obama did press for gun legislation, the president responded, "That was your problem". A bipartisan background checks bill sponsored by Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and Patrick Toomey, R-Pa. Chris Murphy of CT says he is "worried that this was the beginning and the end of the president's advocacy on this issue". Read More »

UK's Prince William to Make Groundbreaking Israel Trip This Summer

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Philip Hall, British Consul General to Jerusalem, said: "I am delighted that Prince William has accepted President Abbas invitation to visit the occupied Palestinian Territories in the summer". Israel's president, Reuven Rivlin, who is reported to have extended a formal invitation to Prince Charles to visit a year ago to coincide with the centenary of the Balfour Declaration which announced British support for a Jewish homeland in Palestine, tweeted that the arrival of Prince William ... Read More »

John Kelly jokes chief of staff job is God's punishment

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Those officials also said that the president's top economic adviser, Gary Cohn, complained about Trump's announcement of stiff tariffs on steel and aluminum imports , and has floated the possibility of resigning. Mr Scaramucci claims Kelly has been blocking his access to the president. Although it was a joke, the past month has been rough for Kelly. "You have no idea how many people from the White House have texted me this morning saying thank you for saying that", Scaramucci said ... Read More »

"Savior" by Iggy Azalea

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She is definitely stronger than ever. Directed by Colin Tilley , the symbolic video takes place inside a neon church decked out with neon fixtures and religious imagery. The hooded figure later returns to drown the Australian rapper in a bathtub. " Savior " is Azalea's first single since moving from Def Jam to Island Records in the wake of several failed singles in support of her sophomore effort, including the tragically slept-on banger "Mo Bounce". Read More »

West Virginia teachers continue strike Monday to protest low wages

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Justice said he plans to raise the revenue estimates. Just after 6 p.m., he presented terms of the agreement that was achieved. But teachers argue it is not enough, and won't offset rising healthcare costs. The deal still should be endorsed by the governing body, however Justice said he was idealistic it would pass. "You should be appreciative of where you are", Justice said to teachers in Wheeling. Read More »

Sixers owner almost took job in Trump White House

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Peter Mirijanian , a spokesman for Kushner's attorney Abbe Lowell , did not deny that Kushner took meetings to "hear about ideas for improving the American economy" but said the senior adviser has had no role with Kushner Companies since joining the Trump administration. Read More »

Ben Carson's $31000 dining furniture order cancelled

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The dining room set for his personal office at HUD headquarters included a mahogany table, sideboard, breakfront and 10 chairs with a blue velvet finish, CNN reported . Two tweets from Ben and Candy Carson Wednesday night said that "there has been no dishonesty or wrongdoing". HUD was not set to receive delivery of the furniture until May, after which Sebree had expected to receive payment, she said. Read More »

Taylor ruled out, Williamson to return for NZ

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England remains heavy favourites but the skipper's return from a one-game absence will provide a major boost to New Zealand as they desperately try to maintain a foothold in the series at 1-1 with three to play. "We've got a massive summer coming up". "I think most important is the fact that now he is back, for him I'm sure, to get a good start under his belt will give him a lot of confidence and it's about moving forward now and I think he's done that brilliantly". Read More »

Marvel Announces Six Untitled Film Release Dates, Mulan Pushed To 2020

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Most prominent is probably the new Mulan release date. The film was originally scheduled to hit theaters on November 2 but has been moved to March 27, 2020, Variety reported on Wednesday. It was going to be opening on November 8, 2019, but there have been rumors it might be going to Disney's new streaming service instead. There's also an animated title scheduled on November 23, 2022. Read More »

Humanitarian aid on standby in Eastern Ghouta amid ongoing regime strikes

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UN Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura told reporters the world body would not give up seeking a full 30-day ceasefire, as mandated by the UN Security Council last Saturday. The area was taken over by rebels as unrest turned into an armed insurgency, then a full-blown civil war now seven years old. Syrian government forces have been pounding terrorist positions in the area to retake it and free a large number of civilians who are trapped there and struggle with malnutrition and lack of basic ... Read More »

House Republicans Reportedly Leaked Democratic Senator's Texts To Fox News

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According to the report in question, Mr. Burr and Mr. Warner were angered that text messages were published by Fox News last month between Mr. Warner and lobbyist Adam Waldman, whose firm reportedly has ties to former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and Oleg Deripaska, a businessman with alleged ties to the Russian mafia. Read More »