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Elizabeth Warren not running for president

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Warren said, adding, "I am in this fight to retain my Senate seat in 2018, that's where I'm focused, that's where I'm going to stay focused, I'm not running for president". Warren also said that she respects the distinction between heritage and citizenship and "that tribal membership is determined by tribes - and only by tribes". Read More »

RS poll: Babu Prasad to take on Veerendrakumar

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The party's Parliamentary Board meeting held on Saturday unanimously chose to field MP Veerendrakumar as the candidate for contesting the election, party sources said. Harish said the party expected that the next LDF meeting would take a decision on making them a partner in the ruling front. Discussion regarding the party's merger withthe LDF was also put off. Read More »

Ex-Trump aide testified that her email was hacked

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Hicks, who spoke to the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence last week, told lawmakers she couldn't access two of her email accounts, sources familiar with the issue told NBC News . The next day, Hicks abruptly announced her resignation. She used one account during the presidential campaign and the other was a personal. Hicks' communications while at the White House have been a subject of interest for special counsel Robert Mueller , who is investigating Russia's involvement ... Read More »

First Trust Advisors LP Cuts Stake in LTC Properties Inc (LTC)

Stifel Nicolaus downgraded Boston Properties, Inc. The company's stock had a trading volume of 258,425 shares, compared to its average volume of 882,727. The company now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $131.91. Boston Properties (NYSE:BXP) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, January 30th. Read More »

Threatening 'punish a Muslim' letter believed to have been posted in Sheffield

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The letters include incitement to rip off women's headscarves, and to verbally and physically attack Muslims. The letter reads: "They have hurt you, they have made your loved ones suffer". "Public safety remains our priority and I would urge our communities to be vigilant but not frightened", she added. The charity Muslim Engagement and Development (Mend) said it was horrified by the letter. Read More »

Trump Says Australia to Secure Exemption From US Tariffs

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We have a very close relationship with Australia. However, Trump indicated that the Australian could be the third country. The Australian government's urgency rose after the US president announced that he meant to enact the tariffs as a remedy to trade imbalances. Read More »

Troy falls in Sun Belt Conference Tournament to Georgia State

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Georgia Southern went on a 12-3 run to pull within five points with four minutes left, and Georgia Southern was within three points when Quan Jackson converted a 3-point play with 53 seconds left. "Georgia State was good early in the game and that set the tone". Jeff Thomas added 13 points and Mitchell finished with six. State committed 13 turnovers in the second half as Southern extended its defense to get back in the contest. Read More »

Kucherov leads Lightning past Canadiens 3-2 in shootout

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Montreal's biggest challenge may be in containing the Lightning power play - it's third in the league, converting 23 percent of opportunities - and the Canadiens' penalty kill ranks 27th, stopping only 76 percent of opponents' power plays. Acquired on the February 26 trade deadline from the Rangers along with C J.T. Miller, McDonagh missed the five games the Lightning played since he joined the team with an upper body injury. Read More »

EU To Respond To US Tariffs Within 90 Days If Not Exempt

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Tusk's tough words came after the European Union unveiled a raft of countermeasures that will hit a huge range of flagship United States exports - from jeans to motorbikes to cranberries - with duties if Trump acts on his threat to impose heavy tariffs on steel and aluminium. Read More »

NRA sues Florida hours after gun bill is passed

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After the bill signing, United Airlines captain Tony Montalto, whose daughter, Gina Rose, died in the school shooting, read a statement on behalf of the victims' families. Student activists from the school called it "a baby step". If you count Scott, who earned an A-plus rating himself, that makes 68 NRA-approved politicians who chose to break with the group. Read More »

Russian Federation test-fires 'ideal' hypersonic missile

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The video showing tests of the cutting-edge hypersonic Kinzhal missile, which means dagger in Russian, has been released by the Russian Defence Ministry. The new weapon was unveiled on March 1 by Russia's President Vladimir Putin, with a range of other new arms, which include a nuclear-powered drone submarine, a combat laser system and even a nuclear-powered cruise missile of " unlimited range ." . Read More »

Despite divorce, PM-Andhra CM will talk together: Reddy

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Yanamala said the TDP's alliance with the BJP was "still on". On Thursday, the TDP withdrew its two Central Ministers P. Ashok Gajapathi Raju (Civil Aviation) and Y.S. "Had the TDP pulled out its Ministers in September 2016, when the Centre ruled out SCS and mooted special package, the State would have got the status by now", he opined. Read More »

Bihar bypolls: Voting begins at 'Pink booth' in Araria

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The by-poll in Araria Lok Sabha seat was necessitated by the death of RJD MP Mohammad Taslimuddin. Former BJP parliamentarian Pradeep Kumar Singh is hoping to wrest the seat from the RJD, which has fielded Sarfaraz Alam, whose father Mohd Taslimuddin was a parliamentarian from this seat. Read More »

EN VENEZUELA SE HAN COMETIDO CIENTOS DE ASESINATOS EXTRAJUDICIALES Destacado — DENUNCIA ONU

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En su informe asegura que la situación es alarmante. El principio fundamental de la separación de poderes se ha visto gravemente comprometido, ya que la Asamblea Nacional Constituyente sigue concentrando poderes ilimitados. Además, señaló que " no se cumplen las condiciones mínimas para la celebración de unas elecciones libres y creíbles ", convocadas para el 20 de mayo por el Gobierno del presidente Nicolás Maduro . Read More »

Australia to get tariff exemption

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Trump's proclamations on steel and aluminum called on Mexico and Canada to "take action to prevent transshipment" of steel and aluminum through their countries and into the U.S. "If we don't make the deal on NAFTA, and if we terminate NAFTA ... we'll start all over again". The tariffs would "seriously impact the normal order of worldwide trade", the Ministry of Commerce said. Read More »

EU, Japan trade chief to hold talks over U.S. tariffs

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A WTO spokesman has said they can not comment on the tariff announcement, adding that they are still unclear on the legal basis for the measures. "The loss of exports to the USA, combined with an expected massive import surge in the EU could cost tens of thousands of jobs in the EU steel industry and related sectors", said Axel Eggert, director general of EUROFER, the European steel association. Read More »

Callon Petroleum (CPE) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA

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The stock has a market capitalization of $2,232.31, a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.14 and a beta of 1.16. This trading sentiment put the stock on Active spotlight. New York State Common Retirement Fund lifted its position in shares of Callon Petroleum by 3.3% during the 3rd quarter. Therefore 81% are positive. Callon Petroleum Co now has $2.23B valuation. Read More »

Hope Hicks told House Intelligence Committee she was hacked

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Hicks, who portrayed herself as not savvy in matters of technology, told lawmakers that one of the accounts was hacked, according to two sources who were in the room. A day after her committee testimony, Hicks announced her resignation from the White House, although it was apparently unrelated to her questioning and had been months in the making. Read More »

Turkish forces, FSA clear 5 more villages from YPG, Afrin within eyesight

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Since the operation began in January, the Turkish military and the FSA have liberated 161 different locations, including five town centers, 124 villages and 31 "strategic areas". The Turkish General Staff has said that the operation aims to establish security and stability along Turkey's borders and the region as well as protect Syrians from the oppression and cruelty of terrorists. Read More »

Trump Administration Considering Death Penalty for Drug Dealers

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Covering everything from North Korea negotiations, to his re-election slogan and more, Trump gave a lengthy speech to the crowd, before admitting the possibility of a death penalty for drug dealers was a "discussion we have to start thinking about." "'Well, the death penalty.' Hey, if you are a drug dealer and you know you are going to get caught and you know that you are going to kill people", the president continued. Read More »

Trump tariffs: European Union wants clarity on exemption

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Trump's announcement of the US tariff, which will take effect 15 days after he formally unveiled them Thursday, has sparked fears of a new trade war and has triggered global dissent. The tariffs come into force in two weeks, and if the 28-nation European Union can not secure an exemption, it has threatened retaliatory tariffs on USA products like peanut butter and orange juice. Read More »

KU beats WVU 81-70 to win Big 12 Championship

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It was the Jayhawks' eighth straight win over Kansas State, and they remained ideal in 10 games against their cross-state rival in the Big 12 Tournament . He scored 29 points against Kansas in the semifinal on 13-19 shooting. The 6-2 senior led Kansas to three wins over West Virginia with 16.3 points and 8.7 assists. Read More »

Trump's Steel, Aluminum Tariffs: China Unhappy, Japan, South Korea Considering WTO Complaint

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He said they need to contact US trade czar Robert Lighthizer, and negotiate. "We will also actively consider taking group action with other countries affected by the latest move". chamber of commerce. "I disagree with this action and fear its unintended consequences", he said. In contrast, the fall in steel exports extended a steady decline in recent years as local demand has grown and China reins in its domestic steel capacity to curb stifling smog. Read More »

Trevor Noah Blasts Trump Claim That Video Games Inspire Shootings

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While some Democratic lawmakers, including Sen. Meanwhile, the Trump administration met with industry leaders this week to discuss the level of violence portrayed in games. "The video game representatives pulled out their same old talking points that have always been refuted", she said in the statement issued after the meeting. Read More »

China scraps presidential term limit, enabling Xi Jinping to rule indefinitely

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The National People's Congress' almost 3,000 hand-picked delegates endorsed the constitutional amendment Sunday, voting 2,958 in favor with two opposed, three abstaining and one vote invalidated. The party's official People's Daily has said this does not mean life-long terms. Xi is already regarded as the most powerful leader of China after Mao as he held the posts of head of the CPC, the military and the Presidency, which is mostly ceremonial. Read More »

Netanyahu to meet Israel coalition heads for crisis talks

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On Friday, Lieberman wrote that "the current bill proposition that's being assembled right now is not a compromise, but yielding to an act of extortion". It is not known whether the coalition has agreed for the ministerial committee to approve the bill. The ultra-Orthodox Knesset members have threatened not to vote in favor of the budget if draft exemptions for their constituencies are not met to their satisfaction. Read More »

Saudi Arabia, UK agree to further strengthen bilateral ties

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Prince Mohammed and the British Minister of Defense signed two memorandums and coordinated arrangements to strengthen defense capabilities and deepen cooperation and partnership through the transfer of technology, industrial partnership, training, research and development and technical consultation in accordance with Vision 2030. Read More »

State Lawmaker Gets Restraining Order against Another Lawmaker

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Tarah Toohil, 38, alleged that Rep. Nick Miccarelli, 35, pulled a gun on her 2012 and threatened to crash his auto while the two were riding in it as he sped 100 miles per hour on a highway. Toohil continued to Miccarelli's defense "just continued abuse of a victim". "And if I - as a lawyer and a lawmaker - could be this afraid of that individual, then I can only imagine how the other victims feel, which is why I am coming out publicly". Read More »

Rabada charged for Smith bump, faces ban for rest of Test series

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They are now only 133 runs in arrears of Australia's 243. Amla was twice given out lbw by the on-field umpires and twice overturned the decision using the TV review system, surviving first when he was on 7 and again when on 40. A Cricket South Africa spokesperson said Rabada would defend the charge and argue that the contact with Smith was accidental. South Africa's Kagiso Rabada will be rubbed out for the rest of the series against Australia unless he succeeds at a disciplinary ... Read More »

Four people caught in avalanche near Nordegg

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As many as four people were involved in a large avalanche Saturday afternoon west of Nordegg. Police said a man was injured in the avalanche while climbing an ice wall on Kitty Hawk trail on Mount Elliot, about 300 kilometres southwest of Edmonton. Read More »

Raytheon (RTN) Holdings Increased by Timber Hill LLC

Carmignac Gestion who had been investing in Banco Macro Sa for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $7.45 billion market cap company. The stock increased 2.93% or $2.06 during the last trading session, reaching $72.27. Stifel Nicolaus raised their price objective on shares of Raytheon from $210.00 to $220.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Friday, January 26th. Read More »

Trump fields calls with foreign leaders amid tariff decision

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But after two-way talks with Lighthizer, European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstroem tweeted: "No immediate clarity on the exact USA procedure for exemption however, so discussions will continue next week". International Trade Commission. Lighthizer did not make any immediate comment after the meetings. Trump insisted in a phone call with French President Emmanuel Macron - a leading European Union player staunchly opposed to the tariffs - that the "decision is necessary and appropriate ... Read More »