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Child sex offender serving 300 years is set free

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Although it was the defendant's team that requested the changes, the appeals court ruled the delay couldn't be blamed on McFadden and the state Supreme Court allowed the ruling to stand. Because the conviction was overturned, he can not be retried for that case. "There's prior precedent from other cases where the court has said that constitutional rights outweigh statutory rights", said Rubinstein. Read More »

Kremlin Blocked Nomination of Romney for Secretary of State

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Steele, who was stationed in Moscow as a British intelligence officer and later ran the service's Russian Federation desk, spoke to special counsel Robert Mueller's investigators in September. Senate seat in Utah with a decidedly anti-Donald Trump advertisement , former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney gladly accepted the president's tweeted endorsement . Read More »

'Delhi chalo', says Mamata Banerjee amid efforts to form anti-BJP front

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However, Monday saw Congress leader Sonia Gandhi coordinating with TMC leader Kalyan Banerjee in Lok Sabha exchanging notes to coordinate on hitting out at the government on the Nirav Modi issue. Commenting on the BJP's victory, Mamata said that vote difference between the BJP and the CPI-M was a mere 5%. "We have seen it since 1989 and the consequences [of it], and I believe Indian polity has moved far beyond these kind of formations", he said. Read More »

Central Michigan University shooting suspect arrested

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Davis was "very vague" and claimed someone had a gun. His wife, Diva Davis, had been a real estate agent and a flight attendant with American Airlines , friends said. Following the conversation, Davis was taken to the hospital. Investigators are trying to figure out why a Central Michigan University student charged with fatally shooting his parents acted so strangely the day before the killings that he was taken to a hospital. Read More »

S Korean envoys in historic trip to North

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U.S. President Donald Trump has not had a phone call with the North Korean regime, a White House official said Monday, commenting on his remarks that suggested such a possibility. The North, which has vowed never to give up its nuclear deterrent against what it sees as United States hostility, says it will not sit down to talks under preconditions. Read More »

Leaders should stop manipulating the political space, says DP Ruto

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He spoke during a funds drive in aid of the construction of a Bible college administration block at Africa Inland Church (AIC) Missionary College in Ainabkoi Constituency, Uasin Gishu County. "Between now and 2022, we should focus on developmental agenda because there are millions of Kenyans who are looking up to us for transformation of industries, need for universal healthcare and those who are first time home owners". Read More »

Congress respects the people's mandate: Rahul Gandhi on northeast polls

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However, a confident Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) and its ally Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ), claiming support of 32 elected representatives, have a slight edge. True, BJP seems to have deep pockets and an unlimited supply of cash through its capitalist friends and other sources. "Instead, we are seeing that TMC leaders are shedding CPM's tears", Dilip Ghosh said. Read More »

Truck kills police driver attending to auto accident victims; 2 cops injured

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The policemen were at Kulakkada near Kottarakkara after being informed of an accident involving a vehicle, early on Sunday. The injured policemen were shifted to a local hospital where Vipin was declared dead. Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said the state government would provide all assistance to the family of the deceased officer and ensure the required medical treatment for the injured personnel. Read More »

Italy lurches to the Right as country goes to the polls

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Even if there were a referendum, recent polls show only 15 percent of Italians support a euro exit. Mr Di Maoi described the result , which saw the party treble its representation, as "a triumph". By contrast, Salvini and Berlusconi - heading for nearly 18 percent and 14 percent respectively - appeared to have dominated the wealthier north, with the centre-left squeezed into a narrow stretch of central Italy. Read More »

Lawyers demand release of Greek soldiers arrested in Turkey

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However, the Greek government spokesman said that he believed they would return fast. They are said to be healthy and well. The lawyers for two Greek soldiers arrested in Turkey have formally requested their release from custody. The two were detained last week near the northeastern Greek border after straying onto the Turkish side. During Erdogan's visit to Athens in December, the two countries agreed to revive a consultation process for confidence-building measures. Read More »

Woman poisons husband to death over drinking habits

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The incident took place in Kalibari area of New Delhi . Madhur Verma said Rama was arrested along with her accomplice, Shyam Singh alias Bhagat-ji, the tantrik who had got the poison . He died the next day. But K V Rama was traced from the CCTV footage, and the registration number of a auto. He then gave her a packet of vibhuti (ash) that contained various harmful metals, a source told TOI. Read More »

China to raise defence budget by 8.1pct in 2018

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China's announcement of growth target comes at a time when it has been engaged in a trade conflict with the United States after President Donald Trump said he would impose hefty tariffs on imported steel and aluminium to protect U.S. "Technologically speaking, the PLA has progressed markedly in recent years, with its own research and development in military hardware and growing professionalism reducing the gap with its USA counterpart", Char said. Read More »

Rio has majority, should form govt: Nagaland Governor

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However, a confident Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) and its ally Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ), claiming support of 32 elected representatives, have a slight edge. Zeliang as chief minister of their alliance. "Therefore, it is our humble appeal to your good-self to look into the matter and intervene immediately in the interest of Nagaland in particular and the whole of Northeast at large", the letter said. Read More »

BJP will win in Karnataka too: CM Devendra Fadnavis

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He said the BJP secured almost half of the total vote share in Tripura, Nagaland, and Meghalaya, which shows that voters are increasingly in favour of the saffron party. Ahead of Holi, Imam-e-Eidgah Maulana Khalid Rasheed Firangi Mahli, who is also executive committee member of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB), had appealed to the imams of different mosques, especially those in sensitive areas, to shift the timing of the Friday prayers by 30 minutes to an hour and, in the ... Read More »

Banking system went haywire under 'so-called economist' Manmohan Singh: BJP

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Prasad reiterated the government's stand that no loan given under its tenure had turned into a non-performing asset (NPA). "In 2008, the total advance given by the banks was Rs. "Who was lobbying for benefits of the 80-20 scheme to be given to Gitanjali, and how much of a cut did they get from it?", he added. Prasad took exception to "Congress's campaign of politics of confusion, fear, concoction". Read More »

Sunjuwan army camp attack mastermind killed in Kashmir encounter

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Mufti Waqas was the mastermind of Sunjuwan and Lethpora attacks and a Category A++ terrorist. The deceased, identified as Mufti Waqas, masterminded a slew of recent terror assaults in Jammu and Kashmir , including the attack on Army's Sunjuwan camp last month which led to seven casualties. Read More »

China told to follow Xi in thought, word and deed

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China will launch a new three-year renovation plan to address housing in rundown urban areas, starting with construction of 5.8 million units this year. It was unclear how that might affect China's annual output of about 800 million tons. Of particular note was the government's announcement that it's now targeting a budget deficit of 2.6% of GDP, significantly below forecasts of 2.9% and down from a target of 3% at the same time a year ago. Read More »

(NYSE:XOM) Stake Lessened by Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning LLC

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Aspen Investment Management Inc who had been investing in Exxon Mobil Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $321.49B market cap company. Everett Harris And Ca accumulated 201,164 shares or 0.49% of the stock. Breton Hill holds 36,031 shares or 0.54% of its portfolio. (NASDAQ:CNSL). Systematic Fincl Management Limited Partnership holds 85,330 shares. Read More »

Seventh set of remains linked to alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur

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Police would not say where the photo came from. On Monday, Idsinga confirmed that another set of unidentified remains have also been found in a planter on the Leaside property. Police believe Lisowick, who was never reported missing, was killed sometime between May 2016 and July 2017. Homicide Det. Sgt. Hank Idsinga and Dr. Read More »

SC justices 'not ganging up' on Sereno - Carpio

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Sereno also called the OSG's move a "cruel act" toward the Filipino people, stressing that she is ready to face trial and disprove all allegations against her before the Senate, which is the only body or institution that can remove her from office via two-thirds vote of all its members. Read More »

Camden Schools Closed Today Following Threat

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Other closings today include the Kiddies Korner/Apollo site, and the Blackhawk School District in Beaver Falls. Unlike the misunderstood threat that locked down Bayonne High School on February 23, this tweet directly called out Bayonne Public Schools. Read More »

Trump praises Xi Jinping for lifetime mandate extension

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China will "take necessary measures" if the United States harms the country's economic interests, a Chinese official said Sunday, as President Donald Trump plans to impose tariffs on steel and aluminium. Trump told The New York Times in December that, because of North Korea, he had "been soft on China because the only thing more important to me than trade is war". Read More »

Atria Investments LLC Purchases 4040 Shares of Walt Disney Co (DIS)

Private Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability Com owns 758,172 shares for 1% of their portfolio. The stock decreased 0.74% or $0.63 during the last trading session, reaching $84.89. Franklin Res invested in 13.30 million shares. The Michigan-based Comerica Bankshares has invested 0.01% in The Michaels Companies, Inc. First Personal Ser invested 0% in The Michaels Companies, Inc. Read More »

Mueller subpoenas witness for documents tied to Trump, campaign associates

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A subpoena is requesting all communications dating back to November 1, 2015, the first four months of Trump's presidential campaign, NBC News and Axios reported after reviewing a copy of the document from a witness. Keith Schiller , a former bodyguard for Trump who left as director of Oval Office operations in September. Steve Bannon , the former White House chief strategist under Trump. Read More »

Winter storm watch issued for midweek nor'easter

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The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1. The watch goes into effect Wednesday afternoon and ends Thursday evening. Bursts of snow Monday evening may leave as much as 4 inches of accumulation across northern portions of the metro area. Wind: The strongest winds from Quinn are expected near and just inland from the immediate Northeast coastline. Read More »

Tony Bennett named ACC Coach of the Year

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BC-BKC-ACC Awards, 132 Duke's Bagley, UVa's Bennett earn top awards from ACCAP Photo NCBM114, VASH107Eds: APNewsNow. The winners from those games will face the top seeds in the tournament on Thursday. Bagley, who averaged 20.7 points and 11.9 rebounds, received 37 of the possible 57 first-place votes for player of the year. He made it onto the All-Freshman team with Bagley, Carter, Miami's Lonnie Walker and Syracuse's Oshae Brissett. Read More »

Vijay Devarakonda bilingual film launched

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The film is said to be a bilingual and will be directed by Anand Shank. According to sources, Anand Shankar has roped in a huge ensemble cast for his film. "Happy to announce my next project with the one and only @TheDeverakonda #blessed #studiogreen #Tamil", she tweeted. The film is touted to be a rom-com with Nasser and Sathyaraj playing supporting roles. Read More »

Georgia upset bid against Tennessee comes up short

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However, the Vols turned things around in the second half and pulled away for a narrow 66-61 victory over the Dawgs, earning themselves a share of the regular-season title as well. "Tennessee didn't care [about the expectations]", Ward said. Georgia entered the night having made just 31.8 percent of its 3-pointers to rank 13th in the SEC. Read More »

Sydney, Melbourne protests over Macedonia name dispute

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While a deal with Greece would unlock Macedonia's path towards European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation membership, for Macedonians the issue is very sensitive as it touches the national language, culture and identity. Macedonian nationals held protests simultaneously on March 4 in 14 cities overseas majority in Australia, but also in the Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Malta, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Slovenia, Sweden, the United Kingdom and the US. Read More »

Trump claims Obama launched probe into his campaign to help Hillary

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Former Vice President Joe Biden said the Obama administration hesitated to sound the alarm for fear of becoming involved in the election. "Unprecedented", he wrote. Neither the president nor his supporters have ever addressed why Obama would order the FBI to investigate the Trump campaign in order to help Clinton win and then order the FBI to keep the investigation a total secret until after Clinton lost. Read More »

Pakistan's Ruling Party PML-N Gains Control of Upper House in Polls

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Newly elected interim president of the PML-N Shahbaz Sharif reportedly grilled his son Hamza Shahbaz for his failure to ensure victory for the party's United Kingdom chapter head Zubair Gul who usually looks after the party's Quaid (supreme leader) Nawaz Sharif and his family members during their stay in London. Read More »

Girl students strip search at MIT Pune: FIR against women security guards

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It must be noted that these girls are among the total 219 students of Prithviraj Kapoor Memorial Junior College who are giving their Class XII board exams. Meanwhile, an FIR was registered against these two guards of MIT College of Engineering, Pune who alleged that students were asked to remove their inner wear in the name of frisking before the HSC exam which began on February 21, 2018. Read More »