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President Trump Plans Trip to MI

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Instead, the President will participate in a political rally, which will be held in the town of Washington, Michigan. Macomb County helped him become the first Republican presidential candidate to win in the state of MI since 1988. "Journalists and certainly White House correspondents are facing an increasingly challenging work environment, and so Playboy's No Tie Party is an appreciation for the work (journalists) do with a wink & nod to the culture and politics of D.C". Read More »

Gov. Cuomo to give parolees the right to vote

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Cuomo had proposed legislation to grant voting rights to parolees, but it was shot down by the State Senate - leading Cuomo to argue the state needs a new Legislature. ME and Vermont already allow people to vote from prison. In addition, the Governor signed Executive Order No. 147 on July 8, 2015, which appointed the New York State Attorney General as special prosecutor in matters relating to the deaths of unarmed civilians in deadly encounters with law enforcement. Read More »

United Kingdom regulator launches seven investigations into Kremlin-backed broadcaster RT

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Ofcom added that TV Novosti, the holder of RT's United Kingdom broadcast licences, which is financed from the budget of the Russian Federation, had an overall compliance record not "materially out of line with other broadcasters". It said that since the Salisbury poisoning case, it has "observed a significant increase in the number of programmes" on the channel that should be investigated. Read More »

Beijing wants India-Nepal-China economic corridor

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In parallel, India-Nepal ties are also in the reset mould, highlighted by a red carpet welcome that was accorded to Nepal's Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli during his visit to New Delhi last week. Reacting to a question whether Gyawali's visit to China was aimed at counterbalancing the recent visit by Oli to India, his first visit overseas after taking over as Prime Minister, Wang sought to make out a case for trilateral cooperation between India, China and Nepal. Read More »

Icon Advisers INC Decreased Its Stake in US Silica Holdings INC (SLCA)

Following the purchase, the director now owns 12,168 shares in the company, valued at $315,881.28. It has outperformed by 23.07% the S&P500. Seaport Global Securities started coverage on shares of U.S. Silica will post 2.92 earnings per share for the current year. A rating of 4 or 5 would specify a mean Sell opinion. Reynolds Shelley also sold $795,502 worth of Amazon.com, Inc. Read More »

(COST) Shares Obtained by Gulf International Bank UK Ltd

Northern Tru Corporation accumulated 0.01% or 1.08M shares. Costco Wholesale Corp. now has $86.10 billion valuation. The overall volume in the last trading session was 82,846,831 shares. On Monday, July 24 the stock rating was maintained by Alembic with "Sell". Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ: COST ) has risen 14.69% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. Read More »

SCHUMER DENIED: McConnell BLOCKS Vote to 'Protect' Robert Mueller

More recently, Trump and some of his associates have sought to reshuffle the officials in Mueller's orbit as an alternative to firing the special counsel directly. Congressional Democrats and Republicans last week seemed to get on board with a compromise bill to fence off Mueller and his investigative team, who are looking into Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. Read More »

Zimbabwe Sacks Thousands Of Nurses On Strike

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Meanwhile, NAIJ.com previously reported that Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF party fired 11 parliamentarians, friends of former leader Robert Mugabe , as President Emmerson Mnangagwa continued a purge of officials that publicly supported Mugabe and his wife. Read More »

Matthysse vows fight to death vs Pacquiao

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He will stake his World Boxing Association (WBA) welterweight title against Filipino ring icon Manny Pacquiao on July 15 in Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia . "It can be a way to be in touch with the fan base and (there are) a lot of things we can do with this cryptocurrency", Pacquiao told AFP. "We guarantee the people that they will enjoy this fight because of his style and my style". Read More »

(DRE) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts

The stock increased 0.44% or $0.33 during the last trading session, reaching $75.23. The target implies a 23.74% spike from where the shares are now trading. With the figures above, the investors may see the stock behavior in short to long-term movement patterns. For this week, the performance stands at 1.29%, and for the whole month it is now set up at 0.35%. Read More »

Pakistan inciting Sikh pilgrims to raise Khalistan issue, says India

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A "jatha" (batch) of 1800 Indian Sikh pilgrims is now visiting Pakistan. "Considering an emotionally charged environment and the possibility of any untoward situation, the ETPB (Evacuee Trust Property Board) authorities contacted the Indian High Commission officials and suggested cancellation of the visit". Read More »

Tax Day Reminder: CT Has Last "Tax Freedom Day" in the US

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If Tax Day would fall on a Saturday, Sunday or holiday, then it is moved forward to the next available date. And before you start complaining that you pay too much in taxes, just remember during World War II, #taxpayers in the highest tax bracket were taxed 91 percent, while those in a lower bracket where taxed 23 percent. Read More »

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle begin Commonwealth work

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As Prince Harry , who was recently appointed Commonwealth youth ambassador by his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II , said in a speech earlier this week, he's very excited to have Markle by his side. When the 33-year-old and his fiancée, Meghan Markle , were meeting delegates at the Commonwealth Youth Forum in London on Wednesday, April 18, they both moved in to shake hands with the same man at the same time. Read More »

Iran holds military parade on Army Day

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During the Wednesday meeting with Turkish Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci on Wednesday, Mr. Hassan Rouhani said, "Fortunately in recent years, relations between the two countries have been developing in all fields of mutual interest and we should continue along this path to serve both nations' interests". Read More »

Merkel says more speed needed for European Union reforms

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Hallmarks of the legislative reform, the biggest since nationalisation in 1937, include gradual phase-out of the SNCF's passenger rail monopoly, starting with competition on high-speed lines in 2020, and an end to hiring of SNCF staff on more protective job-for-life contracts than in other sectors. Read More »

China to hold military drills in Taiwan Strait

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The one-day drill follows Chinese warnings against independence moves by the self-governing island. It is the first such exercise in the waterway since 2016, and it coincides with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen's visit to Swaziland, one of the self-ruled island's few remaining global allies. Read More »

Ghostface Killah & Method Man Kick it With James Comey On 'Colbert'

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Colbert informed Wu Tang Clan that U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions now has the album, to which they replied: "That album belongs to the people". "Sorry bi**hes, I'm not handing over anything for free". The photo above speaks to the surreal year Comey has had. Yesterday, things hit another level when Method Man and Ghostface posed with Comey, joking saying they were, "Workin on getting that album back from the feds". Read More »

Notable Active Stock Preview:: Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST)

The company had seen its current volume reaching at 1.21 million shares in the last trade. The Services stock ( Ross Stores, Inc .) created a change of 0.47% from opening and finally closed its business at 78.77 by making a change of 1.52% on 17-04-2018. Read More »

Pregnant Woman Accidentally Shot by Toddler

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Police say the woman's boyfriend was inside the store when the little girl picked up a gun he left in the auto and pulled the trigger shooting Shaneque Thomas in the stomach. Officers condemned Brazier's actions, saying the accident should never have occurred. A 3-year-old girl shot and critically wounded her pregnant mom in an IL parking lot with a loaded handgun she found in the vehicle. Read More »

Labour MPs demand action on anti-Semitism and share abuse stories

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We have a duty to the next generation, Ms Berger said. But she faced anger from MPs for initially not giving way to Labour backbencher Alex Sobel (Leeds North West), who, when called, said he had been subjected to abuse and asked the shadow home secretary if she agreed on the need to tackle it "right across the political spectrum in our own party". Read More »

Suspect in Iceland's 'Big Bitcoin Heist' escapes prison

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Reykjavik police meanwhile were releasing an worldwide arrest warrant for Stefansson, who had fled his low-security prison through a window and boarded the flight. The plane that Stefansson took was reported to have been carrying the Icelandic prime minister, Katrín Jakobsdóttir , to a meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Stockholm on Tuesday. Read More »

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 »