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North Korean foreign minister meets counterpart in Beijing

North Korea has intensified diplomatic efforts ahead of its planned summit with South Korea on April 27 and first-ever high-level talks with the United States possibly by the end of next month. "We hope the leaders of the U.S. and North Korea can successfully meet and enhance mutual understanding and establish basic trust", Wang said. "Of course, historical experience tells us that when the situation on the (Korean) peninsula eases and peace talks usher in the light of dawn, there are often ... Read More »

Mother, son arrested after injuring each other in argument

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Dobbins told authorities that the son claiming to have been Tased is on probation, and so is another of her sons. "I did not touch him at all with the taser", Dobbins told Fox 10 . She had the Bible, for example, and the verse she recited often to her sons: "Honour thy mother and father, or their days will be shortened". She said she feared that both the son she attacked and her other, younger son (who also reportedly has autism) would "grow up to be a burden to society". Read More »

Russian spy: Source of nerve agent 'not identified'

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The embassy claimed that novichok may be present in the UK: "We have also noted that, like in his earlier interview, Mr Aitkenhead is not denying that the lab had developed or keeps stocks of the agent they call "novichok", although, of course, he would not admit it", it added. Read More »

CEMEX, SAB de CV (CX) — Recommendation Trends

Baird. Buckingham Research maintained it with "Buy" rating and $165 target in Thursday, February 22 report. A rating of 1 or 2 would be indicating a Buy recommendation. The company has market cap of $27.63 billion. The firm operates in two divisions, Diversified Industrial and Aerospace Systems. The price-earnings ratio (P/E Ratio) is 15.19. Read More »

Dejected and rejected parties made people suffer: Amit Shah

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Shah also said that PM Modi had met MPs belonging to Scheduled Caste communities and assured them that the Centre was doing everything 'to protect the rights and wellbeing of our Dalit sisters and brothers'. Mr. Shah's speech, which was translated into Kannada by Dharwad MP Pralhad Joshi, began with how honoured he was to visit the land of saint poet Kanakadasa who wanted all the communities to go together. Read More »

Israel Scraps African Migrant Deportation Plan

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Israel's Supreme Court blocked the planned deportations scheduled for April 1, leading Israel to negotiate with the UN. The new deal is to be phased in over the next five years in three stages, though the PMO did not specify the details. Read More »

Traffic is backed up 30 kilometres, leaving Sydney peak hour commuters furious

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Traffic is banking up on the north and south approaches to the Sydney Harbour Bridge due to a police operation to get a man down from the structure. The man left a bicycle in the middle of the road before making the climb, it is understood. NSW Police have advised that drivers "please observe & obey all traffic signs / directions & monitor http://www.livetraffic.com for updates". Read More »

Trump gives Obama new nickname in fiery tweet

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Forty-nine percent expressed disapproval, with 39 percent indicating they felt strongly about that response. The poll also showed 49 per cent disagreed with the statement that Trump 'is doing a good job in office, ' as he continues to tackle the Russian Federation probe and Stormy Daniels pay-off claims. Read More »

Who is Villanova's breakout star Donte DiVincenzo?

The Wildcats' recipe for success: Don't be shy about shooting the basketball, especially from deep. But now, there is one coach that stands above that pantheon and most probably secured his place in Springfield, Massachusetts, in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and that's Villanova coach Jay Wright . Read More »

LeT militants kidnap civilian in Bandipora

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The injured were identified as Rafeeqa, Neelofar and Hilal Ahmad Parrey. "Others have injuries due to an assault using a sharp weapon", he added. According to ANI, at least four terrorists barged into the house of one Farooq Parrey in Hajin late on Monday. Read More »

Supreme Court declines stay on March 20 order on SC/ST Act

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The bold judgment has reminded of Justice Jagmohanlal Sinha who had created history by declaring the election of Indira Gandhi null and void and disqualifying her from contesting further elections. The Supreme Court , which was hearing the Centre's review petition challenging the order, said its ruling will neither obstruct authorities from compensating complainants in cases filed under the SC/ST Act nor stop the police from lodging first information reports. Read More »

12 terrorists, three soldiers, four civilians killed in Kashmir gunfight

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The militants who were killed during the operation included those responsible for the brutal killing of Lieutenant Umar Fayaz. A police official, while giving details of the operations, said security forces had launched a search operation and cordoned the Draggad area of Shopian this morning following specific input regarding presence of militants in the area. Read More »

SA woman reported over care of children

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The incident occurred about 2:30 p.m.in the 600 block of N. Oxford Street, a quiet street of single-family houses a couple blocks south of Wilson Boulevard and east of Glebe Road. The boy, concerned with what was happening to her mother, reportedly interjected the accused and she grabbed and strangled him. Data further revealed the speedo had been stuck at 90 when the vehicle crashed, although police said this does not mean the auto was traveling that fast when it left the road. Read More »

Trump to decide 'very quickly' on USA pullout from Syria

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Trump's apparent readiness to quit the chaos of Syria runs counter to a new USA strategy announced in January by then-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who has since been sacked. Leaving Syria too soon has raised concerns among some officials of a possible ISIS resurgence in the country. In another indication of Trump's skepticism over US involvement in Syria, the president late last month ordered the State Department to freeze $200 million in funds to help recovery efforts in the war-torn ... Read More »

World Cup match ball out of this world

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A total of 698,000 tickets have been sold since ticket sales began in September. This was followed by fans from the US (16,462), Argentina (15,006), Colombia (14,755) and Mexico (14,372). "So far, fans from 145 countries have booked free train tickets". The post Russian Federation 2018: Last minute ticket sales for April 18 appeared first on The Nation Nigeria . Read More »

Banco Santander, SA (NYSE:SAN) Ducks Under The Trend Line

At the moment, the stock is trading for about -4.87% less than its 52-week high. Unusual volume shows something has likely happened in the stock-such as a news release or traders have become anxious or euphoric about the stock's potential. The RSI operates in a range-bound area with values between 0 and 100. This number based on a 1 to 5 scale where 1 indicates a Strong Buy recommendation while 5 represents a Strong Sell. Read More »

Zimbabwe seeks to boost investments in China

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Zimbabwe' s current President, who is on his first ever State visit to China ever since assuming power following the November 24 2018 military intervention which deposed former President Robert Mugabe, said his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping had pledged commitment to working with Zimbabwe towards creating a new, better and prosperous nation. Read More »

Trump Wants to Pull American Troops Out of Syria "Very Quickly"

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Trump says the primary mission for USA troops in Syria was toppling the Islamic State group. "I want to bring our troops back home". "I want to bring our troops home". "We were very successful against (Islamic State)". Trump said last week that the US would soon leave Syria. "We still suffer from Syria", Yasseen said. Read More »

Possible Shots Fired Incident at YouTube Headquarters

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Local television images showed YouTube employees walking out of the building with their hands raised. Officers then patted down people grouped outside. Police are at YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, Calif., on Tuesday afternoon, after reports of an active shooter. "I think there might be a shooter in my building", read one text. Read More »

Automobile sales grow at steady rate in March

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Tipper segment drove numbers in this segment due to increased requirement for aggregate, sand coal movement across the country. "Hardening of interest rates and increase in fuel prices could challenge the growth rate, especially in the entry segment, where cost of acquisition and cost of operations are key factors for buyers", the TOI report quoted Rakesh Srivastava, director (sales & marketing) at Hyundai India as saying. Read More »

OR joins suit challenging Census citizenship question

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Constitution, as this action by the Trump administration will impede an "actual Enumeration" required by the Constitution, the state officials said. The attorney general said it is estimated that a 1 percent undercount on the 2010 Census would have resulted in less than $23 million in federal funding for Oregon. Read More »

Israel's Government in Turmoil over Failure to Deport African Migrants

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It is not known what will happen now to the up to 40,000 African asylum seekers in Israel; an Israeli government plan to deport them this month was put on hold following the announcement of the United Nations deal. The fear in the street is increasing, and personal security is damaged. They say they fled danger at home and that it is not safe to return to another African country, but Israel considers the majority of African asylum seekers to be economic migrants. Read More »

Rivers back on flood alert

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England and Wales were much milder on Tuesday, though snow warnings remained in place in parts of Scotland. All river levels in the area have been high following the rain on Friday and Saturday. The overtopped waterways have been caused by the high level of rain over the past few days which has resulted in freshwater flooding - this is not reported to be a tidal flood. Read More »

Mom Tased Son to Get Him to Church on Easter, Police Say

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Dobbins admits she was holding a Taser, but says she only flashed its lights and made it spark in order to warn her 16-year-old son. Instead, Dobbins ended up on her lawn with an officer, who after speaking to the boys informed her she would be charged with child abuse. Read More »

Mueller Investigating Whether Roger Stone Had Dinner With Assange

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According to an anonymous source familiar with the matter, Stone wrote, "I dined with Julian Assange last night" in an email to Nunberg dated August 4th, 2016. there was no such meeting". The day after Stone sent the email in August 2016 in which he claimed to have dined with Assange, Stone tweeted: "Hillary lies about Russian Involvement in DNC hack -Julian Assange is a hero". Read More »

Designer of Schlitterbahn waterslide arrested at Texas airport

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Marshals Service, the North Texas Fugitive Task Force took John Schooley into custody at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport after the designer returned from China. Schwab was the son of Kansas state Rep. Scott Schwab, and died on a day when admission was free to the families of state legislators. 'In fact, the design and operation of the Verruckt complied with few, if any, of the industry safety standards, ' the indictment says. Read More »

CHP says Hart family crash appears to be intentional

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Or they may have been killed when the SUV tumbled into the sea. "It overturned and rolled several times", said the family member. Then another trio of siblings were adopted in 2009 - Sierra, Jeremiah and Devonte , Butler said. Sarah Hart told police she had spanked the child over the edge of the bathtub because of the child's behavior. She served a year on probation. The family had moved to the area less than a year ago and was renting the home, according to neighbours. Read More »

Trump Vows to Use Military Power to Protect Country's Border With Mexico

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Trump wanted as much as $25 billion to build a wall on the border between the US and Mexico , but the legislation only authorized $1.6 billion for fencing, surveillance technology, and other measures. Trump briefly considered vetoing the legislation both over its lack of funding for the wall and also the failure to include a fix for the expiring Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program that granted protection for illegal immigrants brought to the country as children. Read More »

OddsShark Computer's Score Predictions For The Final 4

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The Final Four is a couple of hours away from tipoff in San Antonio . The games were also streamed on March Madness Live . This was Michigan's seventh trip to a national title game. 1 seed Villanova. Sports book data compiled by Pregame.com shows bettors are overwhelmingly backing Villanova in every respect, whether gambling on the spread or the money line . Read More »

Kim Jong Un Attends Pop Concert

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However, the U.S. has said that its leader will only hold talks with Kim if North Korea agrees to denuclearize, after Trump agreed to meet him. The 1,500-seat East Pyongyang Grand Theatre was packed with North Korean concertgoers who joyfully sang along with the performers. Read More »