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Raul Castro To Step Down As Cuba's President

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It will be a symbolic handover from the ageing historicos , the generation that took part in the revolution as young men and have ruled ever since. Now, for the first time since the island's communist revolution in 1959, Cuba will be run by someone other than a Castro. Read More »

Facebook engages in 'privacy zuckering' to get user consent for facial recognition

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In light of this fact, Mare Balticum Gaming Summit 2018 has announced a new panel fully devoted to GDPR compliance , scheduled to take place on May 8 at Astor Riga, Latvia. PII, as understood in the US, is typically confined to identifiers such as name, social security number, date and place of birth, and biometric, medical, educational, financial and employment records. Read More »

Ice falling from CN Tower threatens Royals at Jays, report says

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The story is only the latest in an odd April in which 22 games, including Monday's Patriots Day game in Boston between the Orioles and Red Sox, have been postponed in the young season, the most in April - with two weeks to go in the month - since 26 were postponed in 2007, USA Today noted . Read More »

The Terrifying Hereditary Trailer Showcases 2018's Next Big Horror Hit

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The latest trailer for the film puts the character front and center, and the promo alone proves Charlie is the next great horror child. This is the feature debut of writer/director Ari Aster . Toni Collette plays Ellen's daughter, who loses her grip with reality as terrifying secrets about the Graham family's ancestry are dug up and revealed. Read More »

Kolkata record emphatic 71-run over Delhi in IPL

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Hence the chance of DD Winning this match is rare. Rajasthan Royals , who faced Royal Challengers Bangalore , were put to bat first. KKR posted a total of 200 runs in their previous game against Delhi. KKR might feel they would have a stronger bowling line-up amongst the two teams. Sunil Narine and Kuldeep Yadav picked three wickets each. In a format where teams prefer to bat second, the Royals bowlers delivered when it mattered most. Read More »

Russia: White House Says No New Sanctions For Now

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President Donald Trump hasn't approved any additional punitive moves against Russian Federation and his aides haven't formally recommended any, said the people, who spoke on condition of anonymity. Kudlow, director of the National Economic Council, said additional sanctions are under consideration but have yet to be implemented. But that plan was re-evaluated and then put on hold last weekend as it became clear that Russia's response was less robust than anticipated. Read More »

Spanish rugby players given lengthy bans

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There were 14-week bans given to backrow's Lucas Guillaume, Pierre Barthere, along with outhalf Mathieu Belie for "threatening actions/words at a Match Official". However, Romania have been using a Tongan-born player who by all rights appears ineligible as he played sevens for his country of birth in 2013. It has since emerged that the Spanish Rugby Federation had asked Rugby Europe, the qualifying competition's organisers, to appoint different officials but were turned down. Read More »

Matt Steinfort Sells 2230 Shares of Zayo Group Holdings (NYSE:ZAYO) Stock

Shares of ZAYO stock opened at $36.42 on Wednesday. About 602,427 shares traded. Over the past twelve months, Zayo Group Holdings, Inc . Investors sentiment decreased to 0.79 in Q4 2017. Banbury Prtn Limited Liability Corp invested in 738,988 shs. Genesee Valley Trust, a New York-based fund reported 1,477 shares. Blue Harbour Lp has 2.23% invested in Zayo Group Holdings, Inc . Read More »

Prime minister says sorry for treatment of Commonwealth immigrants

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This year marks the 70th anniversary of Windrush and Wong said among the T&T community in Britain the 70th anniversary "is viewed as a milestone for Trinis as it meant also the arrival of people like Lord Kitchener and Lord Woodbine". Because they came from British colonies that had not achieved independence, they believed they were British citizens. Rudd said on Monday a new unit would be established to help people establish their right to remain in Britain, and that if anyone needs to ... Read More »

Angela Merkel denounces antiSemitic street attack in Berlin

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Three people came from over there ... and started cursing us from over there. So when they kept cursing us, my friend asked them to stop cursing, and that got them angry. "I'm still in shock", he said. Berlin's Mayor Michael Müller (SPD) condemned the attack, stressing that "anti-Semitism is not part of the Berlin we want to live in". Read More »

Stun guns may soon be legal in MA

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The man later challenged the legality of the charge itself, with his attorney citing a 2016 ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Jaime Caetano, a MA woman appealing her conviction for carrying a stun gun. But in 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court, in an unsigned ruling with no dissents, overturned that holding, finding it was inconsistent with a 2008 Supreme Court decision declaring an individual's right to bear arms. Read More »

Alfie Evans' father begs Pope Francis to 'save our son'

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The bishops defended the hospital, saying that the "public criticism" of their work is "unfounded as our chaplaincy care for the staff, and indeed offered to the family, has been consistently provided". The hospital said that it would not help Alfie to subject him to further tests. Last Sunday the Pope called for prayers for Alfie and Vincent Lambert, a 41 year old who was severely injured in a auto crash in France leaving him a quadriplegic. Read More »

Heavy rainfall, storm hit West Bengal, 15 Dead, 50 injured

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Of the 15 killed, four each died in Kolkata and Howrah districts. At least 40 incidents of trees uprooting were reported in Kolkata . According to a PTI report, the fire department official informed that electrical fires were reported from various parts of the metropolis. Read More »

Man City striker Aguero admits his season over

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The Argentina worldwide gave the update on his fitness on Twitter. No timescale for his recovery has been given but, with City already crowned Premier League champions, the World Cup in Russian Federation, which starts in June, will be his main target. Read More »

Revenue Estimates Analysis Of Banco Santander, SA

The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Usually the RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when less than 30. Institutional Ownership/ Insider Ownership: Banco Santander, S.A. In relation to price and similar to the RSI, the 20-day simple moving average can offer a potential support or resistance level. Lastly, a popular technical analysis tool you should use are the moving averages. Read More »

No party leader used the term 'saffron terror', says Congress

Addressing a rally on Tuesday, Rahul said, "They can take away the food park, the IIIT or the paper mill, but they won't be able to stop us". Rahul ji terror has no religion, now Congress says we never used these words. Gandhi met and addressed school students at an event at Rasta Mau in Amethi . We reiterate our stand to that Congress leaders should aplogise for having defaming Hindus globally, ' he said. Read More »

Fire burning south of Pueblo airport injures three, zero percent contained

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Wednesday, according to Elder. A sheriff's office patrol vehicle was completely destroyed and a fire engine was badly damaged by the blaze. Many roads in the area remain closed and several minor injuries have been reported. for the Pueblo Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant and from the El Paso County Line to the 6000 block of Overton Road. According to emergency crews, the official civilian evacuation point was set up at Fountain Valley Baptist Church at 500 W. Read More »

Senate gets another mace after Omo-Agege fiasco, resumes plenary

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However, there is heightened security at the National Assembly and the Senate has gone into a closed-door session. The incident happened few seconds after a suspended senator, Ovie Omo-Agege, entered the chamber. Ike Ekweremadu, depute senate president, who is presiding over the session, said the senators "are not going to be intimidated". "At the moment, some House of Representives members led by Deputy Speaker. Read More »

Barbara Bush's fight for national literacy

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Hager tells the Richmond Times-Dispatch (https://bit.ly/2EUx8BD) that Bush "was a real matriarch in every sense of the word". Our family will miss her dearly, and we thank you all for your prayers and good wishes. Bush's hand. George W. Bush says that during a recent visit with his mother, she told her doctor that her son "is the way he is" because she "drank and smoked when (she) was pregnant with him". Read More »

California neighborhood inundated by tumbleweeds

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Storms bringing strong winds are known to send tumbleweeds rolling into towns across the U.S. According to a map on the U.S. Department of Agriculture's website, the weed, which has the scientific name of salsola tragus L., has been introduced throughout most of California. Read More »

Telegram Retains Users After Russia's Ban Amid Internet Chaos

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Writing on his Telegram channel, Durov said there had not been a significant drop in users of the service in Russian Federation since the ban took effect because users were using VPNs and proxies to access the messenger. He also thanked Apple , Google , Amazon and Microsoft "for not taking part in political censorship". According to The Guardian , several Kremlin officials had continued to sign into Telegram on Tuesday, days after the service was blocked over allegations of terrorist ... Read More »

Early voting for city elections to begin Monday

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April 28 - Vote by Mail Ballots DeliveredBallots will be delivered to registered mailing addresses on April 28. If you are a registered voter and do not receive a ballot by Friday, May 4, contact your local elections office. Voters wishing to vote absentee by mail must fill out an absentee ballot application and have their signature notarized or provide a copy of their photo identification. Read More »

Donald Trump fires back at James Comey media blitz

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Former FBI Director James Comey denounced Donald Trump's presidency as a threat to bedrock American values, warning that the president's calls for Comey to be jailed could erode the rule of law. Comey, 57, who was unceremoniously fired by the United States president in May past year, in a wide-ranging interview to ABC News warned that "The foundation of this country is in jeopardy when we stop measuring our leaders against that central value of the truth". Read More »

Putin and Merkel discussed by telephone the situation in Syria

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According to the Russian Defense Ministry, the three countries fired over 100 cruise and air-to-surface missiles, most of which were shot down by Syrian air defenses. The Russian president, for his part, said the strikes conducted by the USA and two Western countries against Syria under any pretext were a blatant violation of worldwide law and an global crime. Read More »

Mumbai blasts death row convict Tahir Merchant dead

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Police officials told. Police said the merchant who was serving the sentence in Yerwada jail was admitted to Sasan Hospital in Pune after complaining of chest pain, where he died during treatment. The court had observed that Merchant was one of the main conspirators. He actively participated in meetings held in Dubai. Besides, Merchant was found guilty of sending some of the accused to Pakistan to acquire training in handling weapons and explosives, according to the investigators. Read More »

Brief: Students plan to walk out to protest gun violence

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One month after students in CT and across the country poured out of classrooms to protest mounting gun violence in schools, those same young activists are hoping to sustain the momentum with another national walkout Friday. Students also spoke on a stage to rally protestors toward change in future voting. We encourage families to have a discussion with their student (s) about their beliefs related to the walkout. Read More »

Protesters confront Uhuru outside Chatham, demand respect for laws

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President Uhuru delivered a speech at Royal Institute of International Affairs (Chatham House). "This is a work in progress but we hope that in the upcoming finance bill for 2018/19 we will have engaged positively with all stakeholders to deal with the original problem and ensure we remove these caps that ended up hurting our financial sector". Read More »

Winter Won't Let Go: Iowa Seeing Hail, Sleet, and Snow

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The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for McHenry County from 10 a.m. Wednesday until 1 a.m. Thursday. Rain could change to snow across parts of northeast Ilinois, lower MI, northern IN and northwest OH on Wednesday night. Read More »

Five Palestinians said injured by IDF fire after approaching Gaza border

A few hours earlier, a Palestinian gunman fired at IDF soldiers near the border. According to the IDF, at least one of the suspects was armed. Ayed Abu Eqtaish, Accountability Programme Director at Defence for Children International -Palestine, said: "Israeli forces are using live ammunition for crowd control to disperse protesters in Gaza , ignoring their obligation under international law to only resort to intentional lethal force when a direct, mortal threat to life or of serious ... Read More »

G League announces salary raise to $35000

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Players also will remain eligible to earn affiliate player bonuses worth as much as $50,000, which are triggered when a player goes to training camp with an N.B.A. Such an alternate path could run through the G League, which could entice more players with its higher salaries moving forward. "There have been a lot of successful guys who have been brought up in the G League, and I'm confident that I will be one of them". Read More »

Gold Spikes as Russia-US Tensions Rise

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The Daily Telegraph newspaper said May had ordered British submarines to move within missile range of Syria in readiness for strikes against the Syrian military that could begin as early as Thursday night. Lebanon's Middle East Airlines, one of the few to fly directly over Syria, is rerouting those flights temporarily, a Beirut airport source said. Klimov pointed to heavy US losses from Soviet missiles and jets in Vietnam, adding that Russian Federation stands ready to counter any possible USA ... Read More »