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Jerusalem: Israel gives Palestine condition for peace

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The Netanyahu s visit to Washington this time was not geared towards peace with the Palestinians, but rather, the overall geopolitical situation in the Middle East, and, particularly, the growing influence of Iran in Syria, and its presumed permanent presence in Syria when the guns will grow silent. Read More »

NEET 2018 registration date extended to March 12, Aadhaar card not mandatory

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The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Thursday extended the last date to apply for the National Eligibility-cum- Entrance Test (NEET) to March 12, 2018. The bench comprises Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A.K. Sikri, A.M. Khanwilkar, D.Y. Chandrachud and Ashok Bhushan. The matter was mentioned in the morning and was taken up for hearing in the afternoon, along with the main challenge to Aadhaar that is being heard by the Constitution bench. Read More »

Oklahoma Amber Alert canceled as child found dead, father arrested

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Investigators say they have found a body and believe it to be that of 7-month-old Jody Minjarez, the center of an Oklahoma Amber Alert issued Wednesday. Police believe he is now driving a light blue BMW four-door sedan or a white 2008 Cadillac Escalade, with the Oklahoma license plate 128KNQ. At that point, however, they hadn't yet found the baby. Read More »

(NASDAQ:COST) Holdings Decreased by Carderock Capital Management Inc

Synovus Corporation owns 21,611 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Meanwhile, the security's Schaeffer's Volatility Scorecard (SVS) stands at a respectable 81 out of 100, which indicates that COST shares have tended to exceed options traders' volatility expectations during the past year. Read More »

WPX Energy (WPX) Earns Media Sentiment Score of 0.13

WPX Energy has a twelve month low of $8.39 and a twelve month high of $16.09. The company has Beta Value of 2.36 and ATR value of 0.67. About 707,180 shares traded. Df Dent & Co holds 1.77% or 482,152 shares. Lakeview Cap Prtnrs holds 0.7% of its portfolio in Amgen Inc. (NYSE:DSW). Invesco Limited invested 0% of its portfolio in DSW Inc. Read More »

With US and North Korea, a Repeated History of Hope and Disappointment

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Chung also said Pyongyang were interested in speaking to the U.S.in an "in an open-ended dialogue to discuss the issue of denuclearization and to normalize relations with North Korea ". The North sees the allies' drills as an invasion rehearsal. US and South Korean commanders insist the drills are defensive in nature and necessary to maintain readiness. Read More »

Mandate was actually given to us: Congress on Meghalaya

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Following its defeat in the state Assembly polls here, the BJP on Saturday had suggested that the NPP and UDP to enter into an alliance to form a "non-Congress government" in the state. The Congress now rules Meghalaya and is set to emerge as the single largest party in the state, according to trends available for most of the seats in the state. Read More »

Golden State Warriors Will be Without Two Key Veterans vs Spurs

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The Warriors , undefeated since the NBA All-Star break, clinched their fifth straight 50-win season Tuesday with a comfortable 114-101 victory over the Brooklyn Nets . Brooklyn Nets guard D'Angelo Russell runs up the court after scoring against the Golden State Warriors during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday, March 6, 2018. Read More »

Pelicans All-Star Anthony Davis leaves game with ankle injury

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When Davis was asked if he would be good to go against the Kings, he was coy. Cousins, who is out for the season after suffering a ruptured left Achilles tendon on January 26, will be entering unrestricted free agency this summer, which has caused some uncertainty about his future with the New Orleans Pelicans . Read More »

Hometown Hero: 'Lizzie the Comfort Dog' helps students after Parkland, FL shooting

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DeVos at a press briefing afterward. President Donald Trump has publicly supported arming teachers who are properly trained as a way of hardening schools against gun violence. Cruz was formally charged on Wednesday with 17 counts of first-degree murder . As legislators debated in Tallahassee, U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos visited Stoneman Douglas on the first full day of classes since the shooting, while the accused gunman, Nikolas Cruz, was indicted on 17 counts of murder. Read More »

Pregnant woman dies after being kicked off her bike by TN cop

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Usha sustained a head injury and died on the spot. They were taken to the hospital where Usha was confirmed dead by the doctors; she was 12 weeks pregnant. Within minutes, the cop caught up with the couple and kicked the two-wheeler forcing both the riders to fall down on the busy road. Before Usha could realize what had happened, she was hit by a speeding van, killing her on the spot, reports said. Read More »

No sudden moves - Canada sticks to measured tack in USA trade row

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Mr Trump has pushed on with his plans for a 25% tariff on steel imports and a 10% levy on aluminium despite apparent internal White House wrangling over the strategy, and pleas from UK Prime Minister Theresa May. Ms Malmstrom said: "We have made clear that if a move like this is taken, it will hurt the European Union ". Trump has said the tariffs are needed to preserve the American industries and protect national security. Read More »

LHC restrains govt from arresting Hafiz Saeed

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The court directed the governments not to arrest him and ordered them to submit their replies regarding the petitioner's allegations, Dawn online reported. Hafiz Saeed announced in December, a few days after release from house arrest on 24 November, that his organisation will contest the 2018 elections. Read More »

Statue politics reaches UP, BR Ambedkar's statue vandalised by miscreants in Meerut

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Earlier in the morning in West Bengal, Bharatiya Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mukherjee's bust was vandalized in Kolkata's Kalighat, at Keoratola Mohasoshan, Kolkata. Police in the northern state rushed a team to the spot to avoid any untoward incident. Prime Minister Narendra Modi strongly condemned the incidents of vandalism of statues and said that stern action would be taken against those found guilty. Read More »

Centre-left blind to populism's true cause

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What's more , Lega , led by the rabble-rouser Matteo Salvini , has won over 17% of the vote, elbowing Mr. Berlusconi out of the role of kingmaker and reinforcing Italy's move away from the centre. In Brussels , a European Commission spokesman said it was confident a stable administration could be formed,"and in the meantime Italy has a government with whom we are working closely". Read More »

Trade with Britain after Brexit won't be easier: EU's Tusk

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The EU's draft negotiating guidelines unveiled on Wednesday set out plans for a free trade deal but stop well short of Prime Minister Theresa May's wish list. The motion, prepared by the European Parliament's Brexit Steering Group , stresses that the EU has binding common rules, common institutions and common supervisory, enforcement and adjudicatory mechanisms, to make it clear that even closely-aligned third countries with identical legislation can not enjoy similar rights, benefits or ... Read More »

Karnataka State Flag Design Ready, Awaits Clearance From MHA

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He said the state had accepted the proposed flag to be the official flag in place of an unofficial red and yellow flag that is now used in the state to signify local pride. He defended Karnataka's flag on the ground that the Constitution does not bar state flags and all states can have their own flags. The colours - yellow and red in the flag represent Arrishna (Turmeric which is yellow) and Kumkuma (Vermilion which is red) to symbolize auspiciousness and well-being of the Kannadigas and the ... Read More »

Japan punishes seven cryptocurrency exchanges over lapses

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The regulator issued business improvement orders to Coincheck and six other exchanges, saying the seven exchanges lacked the proper and required internal control systems. Thieves siphoned away 523 million units of the cryptocurrency NEM from Coincheck during the January 26 hack, exceeding the US$480 million in bitcoin stolen in 2014 from another Japanese exchange, MtGox. Read More »

Trump Talked to Witnesses About Their Interviews With Mueller

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McGahn didn't release a statement denying the story. But they were sufficiently close to that line, and sufficiently concerning for people who knew of the conversations to share them with Mr. Trump also asked his former chief of staff, Reince Priebus, how his interview with the special counsel investigators had gone and whether they had been 'nice'. Read More »

Adult Star Stormy Daniel Claims Hush Agreement Not Valid Against Trump

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Now, ask yourself this: If Sanders could have said "no" - flat out - to the question of whether Trump knew that Michael Cohen was making a six-figure payment to keep a porn star saying she had an affair with the President, don't you think she would have? White House Press Secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders said, "I had a conversation with the president about this". Read More »

In Washington, Netanyahu says he and Trump still have no disagreements

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We have betrayed Israel in her hour of need for long enough. "We will never let Iran develop nuclear weapons - not now, not in 10 years, not ever", Netanyahu said . "We must stop on building on hill tops because they don't provide any security value to Israel", he said. The Trump White House has promised a new plan for Middle East peace. Read More »

Rio to take oath as Nagaland CM today

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Neiphiu Rio is set to take oath as chief minister of Nagaland on Thursday. Rio was elected unopposed on Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) ticket from 11th Northern Angami-II Assembly Constituency in the general elections to the 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly. Read More »

March nor'easter produces phenomenon known as 'thundersnow'

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Snowfall in Philadelphia is expected to end tonight around dinner time and around 10 p.m.in New York City . Temperatures with that storm, which could be warmer than freezing mark, will determine whether this region gets rain or snow. Around lunchtime in parts of NY and New Jersey, long, loud rumbles of thunder crashed through the precipitation in the unusual condition known as thundersnow. Read More »

Former Trump aide Sam Nunberg makes U-turn over Russia inquiry

Later that day however, Nunberg told The Associated Press that, in the end, he's likely "going to end up co-operating with them". President Trump has reportedly engaged in conversations with witnesses in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation election probe, despite admonitions from his lawyers not to behave in ways that might look like witness-tampering. Read More »

Kangaloo: Keep working towards gender parity

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The Minister for Women says today is about celebrating previous victories and looking forward to the next challenges for gender equality . Tonight head along to 2018 Writers & Readers opening night event Women Changing the World in celebration of women , their words and their power to change - marking 125 years of New Zealand suffrage. Read More »

Florida Legislature sends gun and school safety bill to governor

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The bill funds mental health, school safety and school security programs at about $300 million , plus another $67 million for a program that would allow some school employees to carry firearms. While the bill's provisions respond to most of the appeals of the student activists and their parents, it left out a key demand: the ban on the AR-15 assault weapon. Read More »

Snow snarls as storm hits US Northeast

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Tom Wolf announced a state of emergency for several counties. As this system comes together more in the next 24 hours, the snow amounts will come into a more clear picture, but as of right now, it looks as though the areas from the far north and west suburbs into the Lehigh Valley and the Poconos are the places for the best chance for accumulating snowfall. Read More »

Trump spoke to witnesses over Russian Federation investigation

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Additionally, after a Times report in January said Trump ordered McGahn to order Mueller to be fired last summer, Trump told an aide that McGahn should issue a statement denying the report, the Times said. McGahn replied that the President was wrong and that he had in fact asked McGahn in June to call the deputy attorney general, Rod Rosenstein, to tell him that the special counsel had a series of conflicts that disqualified him from overseeing the investigation and that he had to be ... Read More »

Married At First Sight's Dean Spotted With Mystery Woman

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Self-described "alpha male" Dean Wells seemed especially keen on the idea, essentially begging the other contestants to say they'd like to "bang" his wife Tracey Jewel . Shelly asked what we were all wondering: Why were you on his lap? Tracey laughed. "I'd had a few drinks by the end of the dinner party". I'd call Dean a pig. Read More »