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Korean Denuclearization Pledge Will Help Trump Counter Iran, Israeli Intel Minister Says

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If North Korea abandons its nuclear weapons, credit belongs to President Donald Trump for his aggressive rhetoric and increased sanctions - and a similar policy would defang Iran, a senior Israeli minister said. Qassemi said Washington has become even more unreliable in recent years during the Trump administration. While many analysts - including within Israel's own security establishment - say such a step will turn a spurned Iran into a unsafe foe, and send a message to North Korea that ... Read More »

Are Analysts Bullish about Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) after last week?

They set a "buy" rating and a $85.00 price target for the company. (NASDAQ: ROST ) or 32,430 shares. Ross Stores Inc. (ROST ) has been given an average price target of $88.25 from analysts, according to data collected by Finviz. Wall Street stocks finished a volatile session mostly higher Wednesday with strong earnings from Boeing offsetting worries about higher interest rates . Read More »

South Korea: 'Credit goes to President Trump' for peace talks

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In light of the pending denuclearization deal between North and South Korea , however, Graham credited Trump for forcing Kim to the bargaining table. The statement comes after two separate groups of Chinese scientists confirmed last week that North Korea's mountain nuclear test site had collapsed , putting China and other nearby nations at unprecedented risk of radioactive exposure. Read More »

Fighting continues between Syrian troops and Islamic State in Damascus

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Local sources said Wednesday that about 20 civilians have been killed by the Syrian regime bombing against Yarmouk refugee camp, which is mostly controlled by Daesh. The Palestinian Organisation for human rights said it has documented the death of 13 people until Tuesday, including a medic, as well as dozens of wounded civilians. Read More »

Trump Threatens Government Shutdown Over Border Wall Funding During Michigan Rally

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Turning to domestic matters, he threatened to shut down the US Government in September if his bid to build a wall on the Mexican border is denied funding by Congress. "The cars are coming back to MI, the plants are coming back, they're being expanded", he said to cheers and applause. Less than 20 minutes into the speech , as Trump jumped from assailing former FBI Director James Comey to the European Union in a speech that appeared largely unscripted, some in the mostly white and ... Read More »

Roots of corruption became stronger under Modi govt's watch: Sonia Gandhi

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Gandhi also hailed Congress workers, saying they have laid their lives for "truth and the country" and described them as "sher ka bachha" (lion cubs). "Their machinery and Modi ji spread lies about Congress, its workers and leadership, now he is being exposed because we have worked to unite this country in last 70 years, unlike the BJP." he said. Read More »

'Best Team' Wins La Liga, Insists Barca Coach Valverde

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After 22 years here I know what it means to be a Barcelona player, the best team in the world for me. Andres Iniesta confirmed on Friday he will leave Barcelona at the end of the season, bringing the curtain down on a phenomenally successful career at the club, but said a move to China is yet to be finalised. Read More »

Modi-Xi talks highlight Indian and Chinese co-operation

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Prime Minister Modi and President Xi reviewed developments in India-China relations from the strategic and long-term perspective. Importantly for India , Kong said that China was not going to push India to become a part of the Belt and Road Initiative ( BRI ). Read More »

European Union extends arms embargo, prepares sanctions on Myanmar

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The UN Security Council is composed of 15 members with five permanent members - China, France, Russian Federation, the United Kingdom and the United States - and 10 non-permanent members. Buddhist-majority Myanmar has for years denied Rohingya citizenship, freedom of movement and access to many basic services such as health care and education. Read More »

U.S. senators introduce bill to block F-35 delivery to Turkey

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Turkey, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally and partner in fighting ISIS, has ordered a total of 100 conventional take-off and landing F-35As. The bill is the latest attempt from lawmakers to force Turkey to release Brunson, who was jailed 18 months ago after being accused of aiding the Kurdistan Workers' Party in a failed coup attempt against Erdoğan. Read More »

UP Board Result 2018

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Earlier, UP Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma said that the UP results of Class 10 and Class 12 examinations, conducted by the Uttar Pradesh Madhyamik Shiksha Parishad, will be declared soon and the new academic session will commence on April 16. Read More »

Baltimore Ravens select UCLA LB Kenny Young

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With their first pick of the third round, at No. 83 overall, the Ravens selected Brown, a sentimental choice whose late father Orlando played for the Ravens for six of his nine National Football League seasons. "We're trying to win this year". The Ravens doubled down at tight end by nabbing Andrews after going with South Carolina's Hayden Hurst in the first round. Read More »

How To Watch The 2018 White House Correspondents' Dinner

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And if you don't smile they'll say, "He was bad, he couldn't take a joke.' And if you do smile, they'll say "What was he smiling about?' You know, there's no win". He said that he is in the process of "straightening out" what he referred to as "disastrous trade deals". "The cars are coming back to MI". This year's event will occur as planned, even without Trump. Read More »

Mike Pompeo's First Visit to Saudi Arabia Pushes Iran Sanctions

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Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif , who was in Moscow Saturday for talks about the conflict in Syria, accused the Trump administration of reneging on its obligations, saying demands for changes to the deal signed by the US and five other world powers were "unacceptable". Read More »

Joy Reid says no proof of blog hacking found

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The MSNBC show host has previously claimed that the blog posts were hacked, but said there was no proof to back that claim up. "I genuinely do not believe I wrote those hateful things because they are completely alien to me", Reid said. Read More »

Buccaneers take Pitt S Jordan Whitehead in 4th round

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USC quarterback Sam Darnold flew back from a visit with the Cleveland Browns to throw to Jones on April 5, which meant a lot to the running back. Vea, the 2017 Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year, was still available Thursday night after Tampa Bay traded the seventh overall pick to Buffalo, dropping five spots in the selection order while also receiving a pair of second-round picks in this year's draft. Read More »

Officials hope 'Golden State Killer' arrest will bring closure to families

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Oswalt carried on his late wife's work after her death, helping to finish the book, which debuted at the top spot of The New York Times' nonfiction bestsellers list last month. McNamara hadn't finished her book, " I'll Be Gone in the Dark ", the words the rapist uttered to one of his victims, when she died in her sleep in 2016 . Read More »

Browns holding 3 picks in second round of National Football League draft

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After selecting five players over the course of the first two days of the NFL Draft, the Cleveland Browns kicked off their Day 3 with a trade up in the fourth round. "I feel very comfortable, we are, to make a move like this". Callaway was also cited in May for marijuana possession during a traffic stop while in the vehicle with a man who has a lengthy rap sheet. Read More »

Oyo Speaker, Adeyemo is dead

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The governor had declared three-day of mourning in honour of the late Speaker with flags expected to be flown at half mast. "He was a fine gentleman and bridge builder, who was committed to the development and progress of the state. "My thoughts and prayers are with his family, honourable members of the State House of Assembly, his political associates, friends and the loved ones". Read More »

Twitter reacts to Trump being 'too busy' to buy Melania birthday gift

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At Georgetown Law School on Thursday, a group of former Justice officials from both political parties held an event called "Democracy in the Balance", where they warned of how Trump is violating long-held norms. Trump expressing frustration with his own Justice Department, and Attorney General Jeff Sessions, in particular, is nothing new, but on Thursday he suggested that he may seek to directly interfere with its operations, eradicating the barrier that is supposed to exist. Read More »

National Day of Prayer preceded by 90-hour vigil

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The ceremony will begin at Noon. Pastors and churches from around Effingham County and the area are invited to join together for the National Day of Prayer on Thursday 6:30 p.m., cross from the Effingham County Courthouse in Springfield (at the intersection of North Pine Street and Jackson Street). Read More »

Fugitive in ME corporal killing captured

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Wednesday on U.S. Route 2 in Norridgewock, a heavily wooded town in central ME about 60 miles west of Bangor. "Our deepest condolences go out to the family of fallen Deputy Sheriff Corporal Eugene Cole", said Governor LePage. Col. John Cote said. Little information was available on the shooting Thursday morning. At a news conference Friday morning, officers said they heard Williams might be interested in contacting them, Lancaster said. Read More »

Australia keeps eye on suspicious North Korean vessels

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In a bid to help stop North Korean ships from evading global economic sanctions, an Australian military plane is being sent to Japan. Canada also plans to deploy patrol aircraft for such activities, and surveillance planes from both countries will be based in the US military's Kadena air base on Japan's southern island of Okinawa, the Japanese government said in a separate statement. Read More »

Deadlock in Armenia as acting PM rejects talks with protest leader

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Sargsyan was supposedly nominated again for the position Prime Minister despite having previously served two terms, something that protesters would not tolerate and proceeded to demonstrate. Observers fear the turmoil can destabilise the Moscow-allied nation which has for decades been locked in a territorial dispute with Azerbaijan. Addressing supporters in his birthplace Ijevan in Armenia's bucolic north earlier Saturday, Pashinyan pledged equal rights and opportunities for all, saying ... Read More »

Police officer killed in shooting in Nogales

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Cordova did not survive. There is a heavy police presence near North Grand Avenue and West Mesa Verde Drive. The suspect then carjacked another vehicle from the scene and left, and later carjacked a third auto. Cordova had worked for the Nogales Police Department for just one year after joining the department from the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office. "He was an exemplary police officer, sir", Bermudez said. Read More »

Plea for larger Ayodhya bench

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Senior Advocate Harish Salve Friday requested the Supreme Court to treat the Ayodhya title suit as a "property dispute" underlining that the country had moved away from the events of 1992 when the Babri Masjid was brought down by Kar Sevaks. Read More »

Mane the latest Klopp worry as Liverpool injuries mount

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Stoke caused some trouble of their own with Mame Diouf heading into the side netting from Moritz Bauer's cross, and Xherdan Shaqiri put a unsafe cross along the edge of the six yard box which just needed someone to tap it in, but no one was on hand to do so. Read More »

Senior OBAMA Official LEAKED 'Trump Dossier' Details to CNN

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President Trump hurled fresh insults at former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, calling him a "lying machine", as he kept tabs on his favorite news show Saturday morning. Thus, Clapper is, indeed, a leaker and a liar. Tapper co-authored a breaking CNN report on a briefing that US President Donald Trump received from senior intelligence officials on a Steele Dossier . Read More »

Trump Tower in Azerbaijan capital Baku ablaze

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The footage, which has been released by one of the witnesses, shows a plume of smoke rising from the building. From the press service of EMERCOM of Azerbaijan it became known that employees of the fire service was able to successfully eliminate the spread of fire and to extinguish it in located in the tower Baku Trump Tower. Read More »

Trump may start diplomatic war with European allies on Iran n

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Stockpiles & centrifuges: The deal has curbed Iran's nuclear program, reducing its stockpiles of enriched uranium by 97 percent and cutting the number of its centrifuges by two-thirds. "We should not abandon it without having something substantial and more substantial instead", he told Congress. President Donald Trump's first state dinner was Tuesday, and Melania Trump knocked it out of the ballpark. Read More »

Hundreds of Palestinians storm Gaza border fence

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The Palestinian Health Ministry told Haaretz that one of those killed in this week's protest was a teenager named Azzam Halal Owaida, who died from his injuries on Saturday morning. "The loss of life is deplorable, and the staggering number of injuries caused by live ammunition only confirms the sense that excessive force has been used against demonstrators - not once, not twice, but repeatedly", Zeid said in a statement. Read More »

Child dies of wounds sustained during Gaza border protests

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They are calling for an end to Israel's blockade of the territory and say they want to highlight their right to return to lands their families fled or were expelled from when Israel was founded 70 years ago. "Despite wide global condemnation, the Israeli army has not reversed its illegal orders to shoot unarmed protesters". How many people were involved? Israeli Defense Forces spokesman Jonathan Conricus described "a massive attempt by dozens of rioters" to breach a border fence less ... Read More »

TN parties oppose Centre's move to seek more time for CMB

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The centre said that it would need more time to come up with a framework on how to implement the Cauvery verdict that was delivered by the Supreme Court. On February 16, a three-judge Supreme Court of India bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices Amitava Roy and AM Khanwilkar pronounced the judgement on the Cauvery Water Dispute between the states of Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala and the UT of Puducherry. Read More »

Indu Malhotra profile | 8 facts about the newly sworn-in SC Judge

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He coined a new phrase of "content-based assault" for the government's tactic of acting against Justice Joseph since he quashed the President's rule that it had imposed on Uttarakhand to oust the Congress government. Senior lawyer Indu Malhotra took oath as the judge of the Supreme Court. Clarity still eludes the fate of the Supreme Court collegium's recommendation to elevate Justice K.M. Read More »