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Baylor football players suspended for sexual assault

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Rhule started his press conference talking about players that won't take part in the spring. "We are just going to separate them from the team until we know what happened and so justice can be served". And, he praised the progress Baylor has made. "I feel like the university put those processes in place, and it's our job to carry them out", Rhule said. Read More »

(JPM) Stock Declined, Marvin & Palmer Associates Has Decreased Its Position; Congress

Recent Moving averages Indicator Signals for JPMorgan Chase & Co. The stock decreased 3.69% or $0.66 during the last trading session, reaching $17.34. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $6.5 target. CAPROCK Group Inc. now owns 25,220 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $2,305,000 after purchasing an additional 6,460 shares during the period. Read More »

South Africa 'offended' over Peter Dutton's white farmers comments, demands retraction

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Late a year ago, thousands of white farmers blocked roads in South Africa to protest against what they said was an explosion of violence against their communities in rural areas. Bishop said Australia closely monitors the murder rate and was "very concerned that there were 19,000 murders reported in South Africa in 2017". Some in South Africa have expressed fears that this could provoke a mass exodus of white farmers along the lines seen in Zimbabwe. Read More »

Iran slams Saudi crown prince after 'nuclear bomb' remarks

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Saudi Arabia will build a nuclear bomb "as soon as possible" if regional rival Iran succeeds in developing its own long sought-after nuke, the Saudi crown prince said Thursday. Riyadh severed relations with Iran in early 2016 after Iranian demonstrators ransacked two Saudi diplomatic missions in the Iranian cities of Tehran and Mashhad. Read More »

Sterling dips as Brexit transition deal concerns grow

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It is expected they will discuss the transition, the period after Brexit in which the United Kingdom will be bound by European Union rules despite being outside the bloc. Brussels has previously said the transition should not go beyond 2020. Mr Davis downplayed concerns expressed by arch-Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg Britain would be a "vassal state" during the transition. Read More »

United Kingdom to Expel 23 Russian Diplomats Over Poisoning of Ex-Spy

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Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, were found unconscious on a park bench and rushed to the hospital, where they remain in critical condition . And he's irritated Russian Federation hawks in Congress, including numerous Republicans, by declining to use a new law letting the USA slap sanctions on foreign companies or governments that do business with Russia's defense or intelligence sectors. Read More »

Norway's oil giant Statoil to change name to Equinor

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Shareholders will vote on the name change at the company's annual meeting in May. The country built a $1 trillion sovereign-wealth fund and a cradle-to-grave social safety net with oil-and-gas revenue, but its government has pushed Statoil and the oil fund to look for other sources of revenue over climate-change concerns . Read More »

If Iran gets nuclear bomb, Saudi Arabia will follow - crown prince

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Now in an interview to be broadcast this weekend with CBS, the U.S. television network, the prince replied aggressively to a question about the Iran nuclear programme. "Many countries around the world and in Europe did not realise how risky Hitler was until what happened, happened". The brazen prince, dubbed "MBS", has rocked Saudi Arabia since his father became king in 2015 and named him defense minister. Read More »

Tamil Nadu Presents Deficit Budget, Expects Economy To Grow Next Fiscal

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Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam arriving at the Assembly hall. However, the government went ahead with its budget presentation. Exuding confidence of the economy picking up in the next financial year, he said, "The economy is slowly picking up which is evident from the GSDP growth rate in real terms at 8.03 per cent in 2017-18, from 4.85 per cent in 2012-13, despite the temporary setbacks in-between". Read More »

Analyst's Ratings : Petroleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras (NYSE:PBR)

The company exchanged hands with 3299298 shares contrast to its average daily volume of 3.66M shares while its relative volume stands at 0.9. Baidu, Inc. 73 funds opened positions while 295 raised stakes. The average volume was noted at 36127.09K shares while its relative volume was seen at 0.69. Allen Mgmt Lc reported 9,543 shares stake. Read More »

South Africa's Ramaphosa to visit Mozambique, Zimbabwe

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On Wednesday, President Cyril Ramaphosa vowed to escalate the pace of redistributing land but warned that land grab will not be tolerated. "If we do not do so, this problem that has stayed with us as a nation for hundreds of years... Since parliament endorsed a motion to change the constitution to allow land expropriation without compensation late last month, a Reuters reporter saw people frustrated with the sluggish pace of land reform seizing land outside Pretoria. Read More »

USA special counsel subpoenas Trump business for Russian Federation, other documents

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In the subpoena, delivered in recent weeks, Mr Mueller ordered the Trump Organisation to hand over all documents related to Russian Federation and other topics he is investigating . Trump Organization attorney Alan S. Futerfas said the president's company has been "fully cooperative" with Mueller's inquiry, though he did not specifically address the subpoena. Read More »

Indian Export Subsidies Draw WTO Fire From US

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Through subsidy programmes, the Government of India provides exemptions from certain duties, taxes, and fees; reduces import duty liability; and benefits numerous Indian exporters, including producers of textiles, apparel, steel products, pharmaceuticals, chemicals , and information technology products, USTR statement said. Read More »

Boston Properties (NYSE:BXP) Upgraded to "Outperform" by Evercore ISI

LTC Properties ( NYSE:LTC ) traded down $0.76 during trading hours on Monday, reaching $39.04. About 718,173 shares traded. HarborOne Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:HONE) has 0.00% since March 15, 2017 and is. Among 15 analysts covering Agilent Technologies ( NYSE:A ), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 35% are positive. Boston Properties Inc. Read More »

La UIA quiere limar asperezas con el Gobierno

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De todos modos, pese a la ausencia de Macri , el encuentro significó la foto de reconciliación entre el Gobierno y la UIAluego de días de extrema tensión , que comenzaron cuando Cabrera , cansado de las críticas de los empresarios , les pidió que no fueran " llorones " y les propuso "una agenda adulta" y trabajar "solucionando problemas, no en enunciar estupideces". Read More »

Woman reels in massive bass grouper off Australia's coast

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British visitor Ms Elcock, from Shropshire in England, was out on her second day of a two-day trip with Reel Force Charters when she pulled in the monster fish on her first line drop of the day about 50km off the Lancelin coast. "I was using one of Simon's electric reels but it still took almost an hour to get him on board". For the next 40 minutes, she and her son, Simon, fought against the aquatic beast until finally getting it inside the boat. Read More »

Donald Trump Jr. and Wife Vanessa May Be Getting a Divorce

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It wasn't until Vanessa met Donald Trump Jr . again about six weeks later that she remembered meeting Trump Jr . the first time . One unnamed source told Page Six that Trump Jr.'s frequent traveling has become a significant issue in the apparently crumbling marriage. Read More »

Long Term Growth Stock in Review: Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD)

The SI to Boyd Gaming Corporation's float is 14.26%. Trading volume, or volume, is the number of shares or contracts that point towards the full activity of a security or stock market for a given period. Common shareholders want to know how profitable their capital is in the businesses they invest it in. Moreover, Madison Investment has 0.54% invested in Apple Inc. Read More »

Nepal's first female president wins second term

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The vote weightage of a member of federal parliament comprising House of Representatives and National Assembly is 79 while it is 48 for the provincial assembly members. Her first five years in office have been largely uncontroversial. Earlier, Nepali Congress had also fielded Man Bahadur in the Presidential race. Read More »

Saudi Arabia will have nuclear bomb if Iran does

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The crown prince also accused Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei of harboring expansion ambitions in the Middle East. "Many countries around the world and in Europe did not realise how risky Hitler was until what happened, happened. Read More »

Couple fleeing ICE in Central Valley die when SUV crashes

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The couple initially pulled over, but sped off when the agents exited their vehicle, police said. "Garcia Profecto had no prior encounters with ICE", Haley said in the statement. She said he was removed "under the provisions of expedited removal in 2017". His criminal history included a 2014 driving under the influence conviction. Read More »

NC flu deaths set another record, but the worst is over

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The 2016-2017 flu season was considered very active, with 210 deaths reported by the end of May. There are likely more flu-associated deaths across the state, Mask said. A shortage of Tami-Flu is also complicating matters. The flu tends to have a faster onset of symptoms, which can include fevers as high as 104 F, chills, exhaustion and severe aches. Read More »

Mujeeb Ur Rahman stars as Afghanistan upset West Indies

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Afghanistan entered the Super Sixes stage of the Cricket World Cup Qualifier knowing they needed to win their next three matches to stand any chance of progressing to the main event next summer. Coming in to the tournament, Afghanistan and West Indies were the firm favorites to win the last two spots in the World Cup tournament, but after a dismal start in the group stages, Afghanistan can not afford to lose any matches. Read More »

Canada contributes $10 million in emergency funding for Palestinian refugees

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U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said "an important first step was reached" at an emergency donor conference in Rome with the new pledges. The agency, the oldest and largest United Nations relief program in the Middle East, provides health care, education and social services to an estimated 5 million Palestinians in the West Bank, Gaza Strip, Jordan , Syria and Lebanon . Read More »

Leftist city councillor, activist gunned down in Rio

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Her driver was also killed and an aide was injured before the assailant or assailants drove off, without attempting to rob their victims. Franco came from Brazil's favelas , where a quarter of Rio's population lives in grinding poverty, and made fighting for oppressed peoples and against police brutality her platform when she was elected in 2016. Read More »

Plane Carrying Tons of Gold And Silver Bars Loses Cargo During Takeoff

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The hatch door fell off, causing the contents of the planes hold to haemorrhage valuables. The plane was serviceable and ready for flight, the technical engineers said. "172 bars have been found weighing around 3.4 tonnes", the local interior ministry told TASS state news agency. Overall, the cargo was valued at 21 billion rubles, or roughly $368 million - you can clearly see the huge amount of gold in this video. Read More »

Michael Hayden: CIA Pick Haspel Will Not Bring Back Torture

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Senator Martin Heinrich, a member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, said Trumps decision to nominate Haspel to serve as CIA Director is "deeply troubling". "She seems to have the confidence of the agency, which is good". She has successfully managed sometimes hard relationships with foreign intelligence services and the occasional grumpy Federal Bureau of Investigation agent. Read More »

Pedestrian bridge collapses near Florida International University, several dead

The channel showed footage of firefighters climbing on the wreckage of the bridge while paramedics treated several people on the road. WSVN-TV reports one person has died in the collapse. The incident happened around 1:30 p.m. on the pedestrian bridge linking FIU to Sweetwater across Southwest Eighth Street. The 174 foot bridge, scheduled to open to the public in early 2019, crossed Southwest 8th Street near 109th Avenue and was built with the goal of allowing students living across the ... Read More »

Demi Lovato marks six years of sobriety

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She's had her temptations, like her recently disclosed night at the 2016 Met Gala that almost drove her to drink and sent her right into an AA meeting . "I wasn't working my programme, I wasn't ready to get sober ". "I had a Sprite bottle just filled with vodka and it was just nine in the morning and I was throwing up in the auto and this was just to get on a plane to go back to LA to the sober living house that I was staying at ..." "When I went to rehab , my manager said you know, ... Read More »

First Alert Traffic: Camper trailer hangs off I-275 overpass

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As of approximately 11:45 a.m., the camper was secured by St. Petersburg Fire Rescue and officials were awaiting recovery service, according to a tweet from the department. The crash happened near exit 22 in St. Petersburg, close to Tropicana Field where the Tampa Bay Rays play. A camper is hanging precariously over the guard rail. Read More »

New Video Shows FL Officer Standing Outside High School as Massacre Unfolds

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In the 27-minute video, Broward County Deputy Scot Peterson is seen outside the building while the massacre was unfolding inside, leaving 17 people dead. He positioned himself outside the building but never went in throughout the six-minute shooting, Israel said. "The allegations that Mr. Peterson was a coward and that his performance, under the circumstances, failed to meet the standards of police officers are patently untrue", his attorney, Joseph DiRuzzo, said in a statement. Read More »