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Iraq helicopter crash victim from Colorado Springs

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There are about 2,000 US troops in Syria and about 5,000 in Iraq, according to statements from the Pentagon. The Pentagon said the crash is under investigation and does not appear to be the result of enemy activity. Zanetis himself was not a native New Yorker, having been born and raised in IN, but he attended New York University at the time of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, where he helped first responders at Ground Zero in downtown Manhattan. Read More »

Victoria bushfires: more than 50 towns on alert as wind shifts

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The number of homes lost has not been confirmed but its reportedly about a handful. Two of the fires are expected to join on Sunday as strong winds, gusting at around 100km/h, continue. Relief centres have also been set up at Hamilton, Colac, Camperdown, Port Campbell and Cobden as fires threaten the towns. Corangamite Shire Mayor Jo Beard, which covers Cobden, told 774 ABC Melbourne that the fires took them by surprise and that a lot of houses and sheds had been lost. Read More »

Abortion In The US Is Safe And Effective, National Report Says

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Entitled " The Safety and Quality of Abortion Care in the United States ", then examined the quality of women's care from before the procedure to after, and follow-up care, NPR reports . - Despite much speculation about abortion's impact on future childbearing, the science shows that the procedure does not appear to increase the risk of secondary infertility, pregnancy-related hypertensive disorders, abnormal placentation, preterm birth or breast cancer . Read More »

Russia's United Kingdom diplomat expulsion 'doesn't change facts of matter' says May

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Asked on Friday whether Moscow would expel United Kingdom diplomats, his foreign minister Sergei Lavrov said: "Of course we will". The US says it stands "in solidarity" with Britain. Nikki Haley, the USA ambassador to the United Nations, blamed Moscow for the attack at a U.N. Security Council emergency meeting Wednesday. The statement, issued by Downing Street, said: "The United Kingdom briefed thoroughly its allies that it was highly likely that Russian Federation was responsible for ... Read More »

Sweden, North Korea end 3 days of talks on security issues

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Details about their talks had been shrouded in secrecy. Pompeo has engaged with counterparts through a channel that runs between the Central Intelligence Agency. Trump accepted Mr. Kim's invitation. "Such things are not practices in diplomacy", he said. The United States denies such plans. Even amid North Korea tensions, Trump has repeatedly denounced a U.S. Read More »

British PM, May Issues Warning To Russia

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Russian chemist Vil Mirzayanov, whose claims of Russian complicity have now been widely circulated in Western media, was among those scientists who left Russia and continued their work overseas, Shulgin said. The chemical used in the attack has been identified is part of a group of nerve agents developed by Russian Federation known as Novichok. The Russian Foreign Ministry has given the diplomats one week to leave the country. Read More »

Russian Federation expels 23 United Kingdom diplomats in dispute over former spy's poisoning

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Russian news agencies cited politicians in Russia's upper house of parliament as welcoming the move to close the British Council, alleging it had been used as a cover by British spies. Russian Federation also ordered the British consulate in St Petersburg to close and told the British Council to end its work in the country. Bristow told reporters in Moscow after the meeting that the crisis had arisen after "the attempted murder of two people using a chemical weapon developed in Russia". Read More »

After Winning Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati Target Kairana Next

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The applicant in Gorakhpur, his home turf, was a Brahmin. Sayeed said that the voters in UP seem to have shot a warning to Yogi that they do not approve of inhuman encounters, medical negligence due to which hundreds of kids died in Gorakhpur, and the freakish saffron paintings throughout the state. Read More »

MPs follow up on Mariam Moustafa's death, demand justice

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A state of anger waved across the Egyptian Parliament following the murder of 18-year-old student Mariam Moustafa. The Egyptian Foreign Ministry described Mustafa's death on Friday as "barbaric" and urged British authorities to bring those responsible to justice. Read More »

Nerve agent fallout: Russian Federation evicts United Kingdom diplomats

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The closure of the British Council's Moscow office will sever cultural ties, while that of the consulate- general in St Petersburg will end Britain's diplomatic presence in Russia's second city. "It's wrong, it's appalling, it's murder", he said. She warned that Britain "will never tolerate a threat to the life of British citizens and others on British soil from the Russian government". Read More »

Cutrone, Chiesa in Italy squad but no place for Balotelli

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Di Biago has announced his squad for the games on 23 and 27 of March and as expected, Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has been included. Despite reports Balotelli would get his first cap since the 2014 World Cup, the Nice striker has again been left out in favour of Milan's Patrick Cutrone. Read More »

Jenks Students Disciplined For Walking Out During Class Time

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Some students at the school said Wednesday's walkout wasn't a fair portrayal of the school. These students, these are your leaders of tomorrow. At Norton High School in the rural-suburban district in northeastern OH, a small group of students, including a teenage boy with an American flag draped over his shoulder, stood apart from a larger gathering of almost 300 students who walked out of class. Read More »

Ties with Congress continue to be good: Akhilesh

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The SP chief was profuse in expressing his gratitude towards Mayawati, who was once his party's bitterest rival in UP. "My friendship with Congress will continue....both of us (Rahul and Akhilesh) are young and we have to work together to rid the country of various problems", he said. Read More »

Speaker suspends removal of Wetang'ula as Minority Leader

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Mr Mudavadi, the leader of Amani National Congress, and Mr Musyoka, the Wiper Party leader, on Friday declared their support for Mr Wetang'ula. According to a letter presented to Senate Speaker Kenneth Lusaka by Minority Whip Mutula Kilonzo Junior (Makueni), the decision to oust Wetangula as Minority Leader was made by 16 ODM Senators meeting at a city hotel on Wednesday. Read More »

Offensive-minded Minnesota, Oregon meet in second round

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Who are the teams coming to Eugene and Matthew Knight Arena? Second-seeded OR faces off with No. 10 seed Minnesota on Sunday in the second round of the NCAA Women's Tournament in Eugene, Ore. It was another eight minutes before Seattle U finally got into double digits with a jumper from Jacinta Beckley at the 7:44 mark of the second quarter. Read More »

May 'anticipated' Russian retaliation in ex-spy poisoning row

The Russian response was announced on the eve of a presidential election which is expected to hand Vladimir Putin a fourth term in the Kremlin, but which comes as the country appears increasingly isolated. It warned London it stood ready to take further measures in the event of more "unfriendly steps". Skripal had taken his daughter, who was on a visit from Moscow, out for lunch in Salisbury before they both collapsed on a bench. Read More »

Titans set to sign former Patriot Malcolm Butler

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A lot of experts believed the move hurt the Patriots , but nobody knew why he did it, which led to rumors that Butler had violated some team rule . "From the custodians to Belichick, all the way to Mr. Kraft, I love those guys, my teammates. Life just goes on". Let the Bill Belichick and Malcolm Butler melodrama now end in peace. Read More »

Scattered severe storms, hail possible in Triad tonight

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Storms may develop ahead of a cold front in the afternoon. Today a weakening area of low pressure moves east and a cold front will move across the region which will likely produce a line of showers through the afternoon. There is a chance that everything could shift north, and barely clip our area. It is still a couple of days away, but we want to keep you aware of the threat and we will update you as we get closer. Read More »

N.Korean foreign minister leaves for Sweden

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In February, she led the US delegations at the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, dining with South Korean President Moon Jae-in and wife, Kim Jung-sook. "We were very close to being in a very, very touchy situation where both leaders were yelling back and fourth and calling each other names and that wasn't a good situation", said Hall, a Democrat. Read More »

(GNTX) Chairman Sells $22074846.00 in Stock

Independent Franchise Partners Llp who had been investing in Zoetis Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $41.32 billion market cap company. MULDER JOHN A also sold $611,341 worth of Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) shares. Investors sentiment increased to 1.24 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.32, from 0.92 in 2017Q2. Read More »

LoC will one day become Indo-Pak border: Farooq

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I don't know what happened to Pakistan. While speaking at an event here, the home minister also launched an attack on Pakistan for giving political recognition to the mastermind of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, Hafiz Saeed . "They are young. We need to give them a second chance", he said. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said the BJP had taken lessons from its defeat in Uttar Pradesh Lok Sabha bypolls and would work to ensure that such a result is not repeated. Read More »

North Korean foreign minister in Sweden

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In the 2000s China led six party talks - that included the U.S., North Korea , South Korea , Japan, and Russian Federation - to reach a denuclearization deal. He then took a moment to acknowledge the possibility of Trump pulling this meeting off. "But it is also a major gamble". Both nations host tens of thousands of USA forces and face a direct threat from North Korea's weaponry. Read More »

Russia Summons British Ambassador, Readies To Expel Diplomats

The Russian Foreign Ministry said the 23 British diplomats had one week to leave the country. It comes amid London's allegations that Russian Federation was behind the poisoning of Sergei Skripal . Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Wednesday that Britain has offered "baseless accusations which are not backed up by any evidence". "I'm absolutely certain that Russian Federation has underestimated the resolve and unity of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies when we have ... Read More »

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) Stake Lessened by Ariel Investments LLC

Pillar Pacific Cap Management Limited Liability Company holds 0.91% in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. The stock increased 0.37% or $0.99 during the last trading session, reaching $267.6. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Friday, August 11 by HSBC. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, February 16 by JP Morgan. Goldman Sachs Group had a return on equity of 11.66% and a net margin of 13.36%. Read More »

Turkey rejects allegation it bombed hospital

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The mayor of the nearby army-held town of Adra, Jassem al-Mahmoud, said around 5,000 people were sheltering there so far and as many as 50,000 were expected, who would be guaranteed food and medical help. Lavrov spoke in Kazakhstan, where he met with the foreign ministers of Iran and Turkey over the situation in Syria and the three agreed that there can be no military solution to the conflict, according to Syria's state news agency SANA. Read More »

USA media: Trump to fire national security adviser

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United States media outlets are reporting that President Donald Trump is planning to fire his national security adviser. Sources familiar with Trump's view of McMaster say he grates on the president's nerves sometimes because of his button-downed style and finds his briefings to be too long and academic. Read More »

What made BJP lose UP by-polls

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Shivpal's congratulatory tweet came several months after he was locked in a bitter struggle for power with his nephew Akhilesh Yadav. BSP had not fielded any candidate in the bypolls and had made a decision to support the Samajwadi Party's candidate at the last moment. Read More »

Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats as crisis over nerve toxin attack deepens

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Russia's ambassador to the UK, Alexander Yakovenko, said Britains response has been a "gross provocation" against Russian Federation and the ensuing investigation is "absolutely un-transparent and it's secret". Britain said the assistance in that case was not enough, and in 2016, an inquiry concluded that Putin had probably approved Litvinenko's murder, something Moscow denies. Read More »

Russia expels 23 British diplomats in stand-off over spy poisoning

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The Russian response came after the diplomatic drama shifted to the UN Security Council. The global chemical weapons watchdog says the class of nerve agents used in the Skripal attack has never been declared by any of its member states. The Russian statement goes on to argue that Novichok was not produced in the USSR, that "the OPCW confirmed the full liquidation of the chemical weapons of Russia in 2017", and that it is the United Kingdom who has samples of Novichok and is able to produce ... Read More »

Daler Mehndi Convicted of Human Trafficking, Soon Got Bail

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They said he had taken money from them for taking them overseas but had failed to do so. In 2006, Patiala Police documented two release petitions expressing Daler Mehndi to be guiltless, however the court had maintained that the vocalist be indicted as there seemed to be "adequate proof against him on the legal record and degree for facilitate examination". Read More »

Life imprisonment for Tara in Beant Singh assassination

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The court of Additional District and Session Judge JS Sidhu pronounced the sentence in the high security Burail jail in Chandigarh where Tara is now lodged, Tara's counsel Simranjit Singh said. Tara was charged under Sections 302 (murder), 307 (attempt to murder), 120-B (criminal conspiracy) of the Indian Penal Code and under Sections 3 and 4 of the Explosive Substances Act. Read More »

Maharashtra: Farmers Take Over Nirav Modi's 250 Acre Land, Start Farming

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A group of more than 200 farmers arrived in bullock carts at the tract of land at Khandala in Karjat tehsil and ploughed a part of it using a tractor as a symbolic gesture of reclaiming their possession. Farmers in locality say that the diamond merchant purchased their land for Rs. 10,000 per acre whereas the actual price of their land was Rs. 20 lakhs per acre. Read More »

Trump looks at border wall prototypes in California

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President Donald Trump on Tuesday viewed prototypes for a wall to stop illegal immigration in California , telling reporters on the border with Mexico: "Say what you want". And we have to confront the unsafe sanctuary cities, which you've been all hearing so much about. Trump and the Department of Justice said that California was "obstructing federal immigration enforcement efforts" and filed the lawsuit . Read More »

Does Trump trust his diplomats who will confront North Korea?

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Ivanka Trump is acting as Secretary of State, meeting with the South Korean Foreign Minister in lieu of Rex Tillerson, who president Donald Trump fired earlier this week. She said President Moon Jae-in has been from the verybeginning consistent and persistent in his message about North Korea that itsmissiles and nuclear program will never be accepted. Read More »