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North Korea foreign minister meets Swedish PM

The meeting was held at the Defense Ministry in Tokyo on Thursday. South Korea was represented by Kim Yong-kil, the head of the Foreign Ministry's Northeast Asian Affairs Bureau, and Park Chul-kyun, the deputy director general for global policy at the Defense Ministry. Read More »

Buhari blocks amended Electoral Act, writes NASS

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Mustapha disclosed this in an interview with State House correspondents at the end of a meeting Buhari had with leaders of the National Assembly at the Presidential Villa, Abuja . And if they want, (they can) effect some amendments to the observations of the president or override his veto by coming together and harmonising their position with a two-third-majority vote. Read More »

Over 13000 civilians leave Eastern Ghouta - Russian Defense Ministry

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The Syrian government and Russian Federation accuse the rebels of forcing people to stay in harm's way as human shields - something the rebels deny. Russian Federation has set up four humanitarian corridors to help evacuate the civilians from the countryside to contribute to the implementation of a UN Security Council resolution , which came into force last month mandating a ceasefire in the Arab country. Read More »

US Is Right to Sanction Russia for Cyberattacks and Meddling

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Three of the newly sanctioned companies and 13 of the individuals named by Mnuchin are the target of an indictment filed March 2 by special counsel Robert Mueller , who is leading an independent probe of alleged Russian election meddling , including possible ties with Trump's campaign. Read More »

Suspected Palestinian car-ramming kills 2 Israelis in WBank: radio

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Col. Jonathan Conricus, an Israeli military spokesman, said on Twitter that an "officer and soldier were killed and two soldiers were injured in a car-ramming attack", and that the attack was "deliberate". Maj. Gen. Yoav Mordechai, who heads Cogat, the Israeli defense body for Palestinian civilian affairs, ordered in response to the attack "an immediate and broad suspension" of permits for employment in Israel "for the entire family of the assailant". Read More »

The BidaskClub Downgrades Arena Pharmaceuticals (ARNA) to Hold

Analyst's mean target price for Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc . is $51.57. Once the decision is made that the company is a good fit for the portfolio, it may be wise to assess whether or not current conditions and price levels indicate proper levels for share purchase. Read More »

Chevron (CVX) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Finds

Chevron Corp New Com now has $221.40 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.25% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $115.42. Chevron Corporation ( CVX ) stock price traded at a gap of 2.09% from an average price of last twenty days and stands at a distance of -4.21% away from it's an average price of recent fifty days. Read More »

Iran deal signatories meet as Trump deadline looms

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France, Germany and the United Kingdom have proposed new sanctions targeting Iran in an apparent attempt to keep the U.S. within the 2015 nuclear agreement with Tehran. In exchange, the six powers agreed to lift sanctions that were imposed on the Islamic Republic over a decade due to its nuclear program. Trump delivered an ultimatum to the European signatories on January 12 that they must agree to "fix the awful flaws of the Iran nuclear deal" - which was sealed under his predecessor ... Read More »

$0.73 EPS Expected for Robert Half International Inc. (RHI)

Evercore Wealth Mngmt Ltd Llc has invested 0% in Robert Half International Inc. The stock decreased 1.06% or $1.48 during the last trading session, reaching $138.13. As per Wednesday, January 11, the company rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse. The stock of Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS) earned "Hold" rating by Cowen & Co on Friday, February 2. Read More »

Iran won't renegotiate 2015 nuke deal: Deputy FM

The sanctions would be particularly imposed against Iranian nationals involved in the development of the country's ballistic missile progam, Reuters reported, citing a document it obtained. President Donald Trump that there are other ways to counter Iranian power overseas. USA sanctions will resume unless Trump issues fresh "waivers" to suspend them on May 12. Read More »

Kejriwal's apology to SAD: Bhagwant resigns as Punjab AAP chief

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Majithia . "We have announced to break our alliance with the AAP". After the apology, Majithia announced he will withdraw the case against Kejriwal and Ashish Khaitan, another AAP leader. The AAP leaders and MLAs in Punjab said that the Delhi Chief Minister had not consulted them in this regard. While SAD asked Mr. Mann and Mr. Khaira to resign from the primary membership of AAP as well as from the Lok Sabha and Vidhan Sabha respectively - the Punjab Congress president Sunil Jakhar said ... Read More »

Britain's Sharp Rebuke of Russia Over Poisoning

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They are reported to be working on the theory that an object they were carrying was laced with the drug, then opened at Skripal's home in Salisbury, Wiltshire. "Of course we will", Lavrov told journalists when asked whether Moscow will respond in kind to the expulsion of Russian diplomats announced by British Prime Minister Theresa May . Read More »

Time Was Right for Change of Secretary of State

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Miller said that Tillerson was doomed to fail because he was never empowered by Trump. In 2017 , Pompeo argued for a regime change in North Korea , saying the most unsafe part of the North Korea situation is "the character who holds the control over them today". Read More »

President Trump says 'it certainly looks' like Russian Federation was behind spy attack

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Putin's spokesperson Dmitry Peskov called it a "shocking and inexcusable breach of diplomatic propriety". At the same time, the British foreign secretary added that "we have nothing against the Russians themselves". Shulgin said that Russian Federation expects Britain to provide samples of the nerve agent in line with OPCW rules. France, which on Wednesday had said it wanted proof of Russian involvement before deciding whether to take action against Russia, appeared to change its position on ... Read More »

Smart Cities Market to Undertake Strapping Growth by 2024

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This report provides in-depth analysis of the Organophosphonate Sales and provides market size (US$ Million) and Cumulative Annual Growth Rate (CAGR (%)) for the forecast period: 2018 - 2025, considering 2017 as the base year. The report covers some major players in the industry including , . Global Intravenous Equipment Market Report 2017-2022 offers a comprehensive analysis on Intravenous Equipment industry , delivering detailed market data and penetrating insights. Read More »

70-year-old beheaded for naming town square after Modi

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My father went to them to explain the situation but was beheaded, they also tried to kill my brother", said the deceased's son Tej Narayan Yadav, who's reportedly a local Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP ) leader . As per a report by India.com, the BJP workers protested in Darbhanga on Friday and demanded the arrest of culprits. As per Kamlesh, the square was named after PM Modi , two years ago but after RJD's victory in the bypolls on Thursday, the party supporters wanted to take down the ... Read More »

Jose Mourinho slammed for taking 'blood money' from Russian Federation amid spy attack

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During Commons exchanges, Labour's Stephen Kinnock asked if she shared the concern that "holding the World Cup in Russian Federation this summer could be perceived as a global vindication of Mr Putin's regime, and, if so, would she be making representations to Fifa to explore the possibility of postponing the World Cup until 2019 and holding it in a more appropriate host country or countries?" Sources have told ESPN FC there are no plans for the English Football Association to hold ... Read More »

Famous Snake Catching Fireman Dies After Being Bitten By Cobra

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Abu Zarin had been responding to a distress call in nearby Bentong when he was bitten by the snake earlier this week. Hussin, who the BBC says kept four snakes at home, had become both a local and global celebrity for his snake-handling acumen, which he used to train fellow firefighters so that they could respond to calls about snake sightings. Read More »

Florida bounces St. Bonaventure after 1st NCAA win in 48 years

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White preached all week the Gators needed to show some gumption and they finally did against the Bonnies. Chiozza recorded 8 points, 11 assists, 4 rebounds and 0 turnovers in 31 minutes of action. "We got stops early in the second half, and we got out running and got some easy baskets in transition, and we just kind of built the momentum from there, and we were able to maintain it for most of the second half". Read More »

School employees on leave after student drowns in river

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It wasn't until several hours later the teen's family learned that he had not been accounted for. According to WROC, our sister station in Rochester , the superintendent said the system's default marks students "present" if nothing is entered. Read More »

This Politician Was Running Unopposed-Until He Insulted a Parkland Shooting Survivor

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In Gibson's attacks on Twitter from his now-deleted account, he called 18-year-old Emma Gonzalez a "skinhead lesbian" and David Hogg , another student who survived the February 14 shooting that killed 17 people, a "bald-faced liar", after the students criticized the National Rifle Association and NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch for "owning" members of Congress. Read More »

Loss of Rs 36000 crore in Rafale deal, says Rahul Gandhi

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Tagging an annual report of the French plane maker, Dassault Aviation , which manufactures the Rafale, Mr. Gandhi tweeted that government of India paid ₹1670 crore per aircraft that is nearly ₹1100 crore higher than UPA's price of ₹570 crore. Read More »

Johnson: 'Overwhelmingly likely' Putin ordered nerve agent attack

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Russian Federation denies being the source of the nerve agent that poisoned the Skripals and has demanded Britain share samples collected by investigators. Lavrov said Britain's "boorish and unfounded" accusations against Russian Federation were meant to distract public attention from the troubled path toward Brexit. Read More »

The Walkout Came At A Price For Students - It Didn't Stop Them

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At that point, the protest dispersed among the many students leaving the building and heading to school buses. Iowa's GOP-controlled Legislature, which previous year approved a historic expansion of gun rights, has not held hearings on Democratic proposals to ban assault-style weapons, prohibit high-capacity magazines or expand background checks. Read More »

Analysts Weigh in on Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC)

The stock increased 2.44% or $0.59 during the last trading session, reaching $24.75. 395.35 million shares or 2.44% less from 405.25 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Insiders sold 129,600 shares of company stock worth $199,146 in the last 90 days. Sandrock Alfred had sold 1,294 shares worth $386,712. Roof Eidam & Maycock, which manages about $393.00 million and $194.87M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Vanguard Whitehall Fds Inc by 29,265 shares to 74,925 shares, valued at $4.79 ... Read More »

Nashville Murder Suspect Dead After Police Standoff

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Matthew McGinnis is at large and officers are actively searching for him. Four SWAT officers cleared the bottom floor of the home before encountering multiple locked doors upstairs, according to Aaron. According to officials, McGinnis shot himself in the head simultaneously as a SWAT officer opened fire with a rifle after seeing McGinnis' elbow twitch. Read More »

Nerve agent planted in luggage of Russian agent's daughter

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The Kremlin has repeatedly denied any involvement in the killing. An inquest failed to establish if he had committed suicide or died from foul play. London also said that it had suspensed all planned high level bilateral contacts and would implement a boycott by ministers and the royal family of the FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation this coming June. Read More »

Illinois Senate Okays New Gun Control Legislation

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There, they tearfully read victims' names, and some held hands during several moments of silence. "This is something that needs to happen, and it needs to happen expeditiously". Jacqueline Collins, a Chicago Democrat, say it's a first step to get both Republicans and Democrats on-board. The AP says his comments made in defense of the bill on the Senate floor last week are mostly true in and of themselves, but taken together, they paint a misleading picture of Wall Street firms gobbling up ... Read More »

Tarkanian drops Heller primary challenge to run for House seat

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Tarkanian is the son of legendary UNLV college basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian. Dean Heller in return for a Trump endorsement in a House race instead. Dean Heller wasn't just one of the first Never Trumpers in the state of Nevada, he was one of the most influential. But while avoiding a primary is a godsend for Heller, Trump's seal of approval is unlikely to help in the general election in a state he narrowly lost in 2016, has large and fast-growing populations of Hispanics and Asian ... Read More »

Friday's weather: Rain is back. High temperatures near 80

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Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected. The high will be near 61 with an east southeast wind of 15 to 17 miles per hour, gusting to 24 miles per hour. Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers. The high will be near 54 with cloudy skies. The forecast for parade time is expected to be somewhat cloudy but dry with temperatures in the 70s, said Keisha Burns of KXAS-TV (Channel 5 ). Read More »

Colts To Sign Former Oakland Defensive Lineman Denico Autry

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Autry is a player seemingly on the verge for a starting role and also has played in a 4-3 defense, with a fit to possibly start opposite Jabaal Sheard (depending on how the Colts handle the draft next month). He has a prior meeting with the Buccaneers, according to reports. Moncrief agreed to a one-year, $7 million contract with Jacksonville while Mewhort's contract expired. Read More »