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Gonski calls for more individual teaching for students

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Having reviewed the system for former ALP prime minister Julia Gillard, he was re-called for another look by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and gave an updated report previous year to help shape how the government can best spend the $23 billion in extra funding it has budgeted for the next decade. Read More »

Large Grass Fire Burning North of Dugald

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Crews were trying to contain the blaze so it wouldn't reach nearby residential areas. The call came in at about 2:00 p.m. and crews were on the scene until about 8:00 p.m. Besides St. Cloud, fire departments from Waite Park, St. Augusta, Sauk Rapids, Sartell and the DNR helped fight the fire, including 50 firefighters. Read More »

'Westworld' Season 2, Episode 2 Recap: Forgiven…but Not Forgotten

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The next question is whether or not Esposito will be back in another episode . Perhaps most significantly we met Jim Delos, William's father-in-law and the multi-millionaire who put the backing behind Westworld to launch it. Or think about Teddy in this episode: frozen with grief and horror when he discovers the the piles of hosts in the park's underbelly, and speechless at the recording of the grim, violent loop that routinely ends in his own death. Read More »

EU's Barnier warns Brexit deal at risk over Irish border

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While Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will open proceedings at 9.50am and Tánaiste Simon Coveney will close them this afternoon, the key contribution will come from Mr Barnier at 10.45am. Business remains deeply concerned at the trajectory of talks and are planning for all eventualities. Over one in five companies (21%) already have contingency plans in place, while over half (53%) will have plans in place over the coming months. Read More »

Scientists mourn the death of 43-year-old spider

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The spider was monitored for the past 44 years in the North Bungullra Reserve in the Central Wheatbelt. According to Phys.org, researchers believe the spiders can survive so long in the Australian outback thanks to their slow metabolism, distance from humans and sedentary nature. Read More »

Abe starts Middle East tour, to meet crown prince in UAE

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In the UAE, the first destination, Abe hopes to confirm the need to strengthen bilateral cooperation in many fields including renewable energy, agriculture and defense, after the recent renewal of concessions for oil fields off Abu Dhabi. The Lower Zakum produces some 450,000 barrels of oil per day. Al-Jaber also leads Abu Dhabi's state-run oil company. Abe kicked off his Middle East tour in the United Arab Emirates, where he hailed the two countries' "strategic relationship" on a visit ... Read More »

Tributes as body of GAA star found in Canada

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It is understood Mr Gavin's parents and girlfriend had travelled to British Columbia last week for a resumed search which had been due to involve specially trained divers from Ireland next week. David Gavin's native GAA club Breaffy GAA in Mayo said they were 'heartbroken'. "We stand with David's family, girlfriend and his many anxious friends and pray that David will be found soon and back in the arms of those who love him so much". Read More »

Meridian Bioscience (VIVO) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.13

Korea Investment Corp, which manages about $21.97B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Newell Rubbermaid Inc (NYSE:NWL) by 143,900 shares to 823,989 shares, valued at $25.46M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. bought $14,750 worth of Meridian Bioscience , Inc. LTXB's SI was 1.08M shares in April as released by FINRA. McIlwraith John also bought $14,034 worth of Meridian Bioscience , Inc. Read More »

Global Baby Pram market to grow as Global Baby Pram heats up

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Growth of the overall Smart Fabrics And Interactive Textiles market has also been forecasted for the years 2017-2022, taking into consideration the previous growth patterns, the growth drivers and the current and future trends. Whether you are an expert, analyst, manager, employee or having any other work profile, the data provided by this report will help you lead your organization towards prosperity by understanding the market closely. Read More »

Pretium Resources Inc. (PVG) EPS Estimated At $0.09

Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI now owns 17,362 shares of the company's stock valued at $194,000 after buying an additional 4,007 shares during the period. (NYSE:PVG). 200 were accumulated by Howe And Rusling Inc. Pretium Resources Inc. acquires, explores for, and develops precious metal resource properties in the Americas.The company has $1.25 billion market cap. Read More »

Odisha rape: 6-year-old dies after 8 days

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She was under ventilator and was being treated by a team of 13 doctors. SCB emergency officer, Bhubanananda Moharana had on Thursday informed that her condition was critical and her chances of survival were little. She had no response to pain stimuli, while her pupils were dilated and not responding to light, the report had said. "Stringent action should be taken against the accused", demanded the victim's father. Read More »

Russia's Huge Floating Nuclear Power Plant Embarks on 1st Voyage

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It is to be towed to Murmansk, a city of 300,000 people, where its reactors are to be loaded with nuclear fuel. However, due to pressure from Baltic states and a petition organized by Greenpeace Russia, Rosatom, the state-controlled owner, decided past year to move loading and testing to Murmansk. Read More »

Invictus RG Purchase 68295 Shares of Banco Santander Brasil SA (BSBR)

The institutional investor held 1.38 million shares of the restaurants company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $237.95M, down from 1.57M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Mariner Wealth Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Santander Group in the 4th quarter worth about $146,000. Read More »

Xi, Modi Agree to Reduce Border Tensions

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However, he said the 2 countries had agreed to work together in the neighbourhood in what he described as China and India plus One (third country) format. "The meeting is of great symbolic significance". Both the leaders recognised the common threat posed by terrorism and they reiterated their resolute opposition to terrorism in all its forms and manifestations. Read More »

Rita Ora Sings "Lonely Together" For First Time Since Avicii's Death

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Performing at celebrations for King's Day in the Netherlands on Friday (April 27), the singer took a moment in her set to remember the DJ and producer. After getting everyone's attention, she explained just why the song would be so hard for her to get through. "I remember how fantastic it was to make Lonely Together and it felt like just yesterday we were talking". Read More »

Liga's death a case of murder, say police

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A team led by Inspector General ( Thiruvananthapuram Range) Manoj Abraham on Saturday inspected the place where the body had been found. Lithuanian tourist Liga Skromene, whose decomposed body was found from a deserted mangrove forest in Kerala, died following "blunt injuries" in the neck, police said. Read More »

Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom Are Reportedly a Couple Again

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They were seen speaking with bishop Paul Tighe, the Secretary of the Pontifical Council for Culture, during the event. "This feeling of love", she shared while introducing the song Into Me You See. She was truly devastated. Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom are officially back together as a couple after calling it quits early previous year. Orlando was begging [for] her back, soon after the breakup. Read More »

Kid asks Huckabee Sanders why Trump fired Comey

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Instead of honestly answering them, the #Press Secretary was said to avoid the questions and kept asking each kid who their parents were. "Out", they exclaimed in unison, and so the grown-ups were left to huddle around and peep through the few available windows. Read More »

World Cup bid ethics case into FIFA's Samoura dropped

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United States president Donald Trump on Thursday tweeted his support for the North American bid for the 2026 soccer World Cup and issued a veiled threat to nations that might oppose it. Philadelphia has been selected as one of the finalist cities for the North American bid. Trump met this week with France President Emmanuel Macron. Read More »

$0.37 EPS Expected for Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (TMHC) on April, 26

United Rentals Inc Com now has $13.06 billion valuation. Over the past five trading sessions it is 3.19%; 3.32% for the month; -11.12% for the last quarter; 3.68% for the past six-months; and 6.49% for the last 12 months. Schwab Charles Mngmt owns 537,938 shares or 0.01% of their U.S. portfolio. Dimensional Fund Lp reported 0.06% in Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (NYSE:TMHC). Read More »

Steamboat geyser at Yellowstone erupts Friday

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Park geologists say seismic data show that Steamboat erupted on March 15, April 19 and April 27. The last time Yellowstone erupted was 70,000 years ago and Poland is confident the Steamboat geyser activity isn't indicating another explosion is due. Read More »

Police arrest five men after reports of paintball fight

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Williams was arraigned Friday on assault and propelling an object at a vehicle charges - both misdemeanors. It happened in the area of Cooper Street and Moffat Avenue. Chief James Craig says they're taking the paintball shootings very seriously and have taken police out of service to investigate the shootings. Participants in a paintball fight do not know the police auto, as Patterson turned off the lights, when driving up to 50 paintball players shooting at each other. Read More »

Zimbabwe legalizes production of marijuana for medicinal, scientific use

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The Zimbabwean government this week published a licensing regime that will allow the legal cultivation of cannabis, state-owned newspaper The Herald reported on Saturday . In case of applications for licences to sell or provide fresh cannabis or cannabis oil, applicants will be required to provide the minister with samples of dried cannabis before commencing the process of selling or providing the substance. Read More »

Wells Fargo Reaffirms Buy Rating for Flexion Therapeutics (FLXN)

About 269,392 shares traded. Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) has risen 35.44% since April 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.07% the S&P500. BMO Capital Markets has "Outperform" rating and $37 target. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, June 26 by BMO Capital Markets. HSBC downgraded the shares of TSM in report on Wednesday, June 21 to "Hold" rating. Read More »

Prisoner escapes from police custody at Bronx hospital

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Police say that they arrested Kevin Taylor, 27, at 8:30 p.m.in the Bronx. Taylor was taken to the Belmont hospital overnight after he complained of pain and discomfort while in custody, police sources said. He fled on foot in an unknown direction. He has also had 40 prior arrests, according to NBC , including bail jumping, aggravated harassment, burglary, robbery and attempted escape. Read More »

MP police recruits' caste marked on chest, home minister orders probe

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The controversy was triggered after the candidates from the reserved categories were stamped with their caste identification on their bare chests during the three-day medical examination process at the Dhar district hospital. During the medical examination the candidates were branded as Scheduled Caste or Scheduled Tribe candidates. Khare claimed that the health department was not involved in putting the markings on people. Read More »

Trump officials heading into North Korea talks with 'eyes wide open'

North Korea "should look at this very seriously", Bolton said about releasing the trio before the Trump-Kim meeting. Bolton also said that outside of the nuclear program, there was a range of other concerns to address, including other weapons programs and people held captive by North Korea. Read More »

The NRA is banning guns during Mike Pence's upcoming convention speech

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Although the NRA claims the prohibition complies with Secret Security standard protocol, some gun control advocates, specifically several students from Parkland, Florida, are calling the ban hypocritical. "I thought giving everyone a gun was to enhance safety", Guttenberg wrote on Twitter. Am I missing something?' The NRA did not respond to a request for comment. Read More »