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Former prime minister Bob Hawke admitted to hospital

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Initial suggestions that the Labor stalwart was suffering from a pneumonia or stroke are reportedly incorrect. A Labor representative told the ABC the 88-year-old former Labor leader is "fine" and "just in hospital for some minor tests, nothing serious". Read More »

Begin Leaving from Syria's Homs province

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The odds have tilted in President Bashar al-Assad's favour ever since Russian Federation intervened and increased its support for government troops in September 2015. Images by a local photographer showed Syrian adults and children, some carrying luggage, at a departure point where a line of buses waited to transfer them out of Rastan.Similar evacuation deals typically see the buses gather together at a single collection point before departing together as a convoy. Read More »

Giuliani: Russia probe should stay away from Ivanka Trump

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Mueller III: Steer clear of Ivanka Trump . He said that a study of Ivanka's husband, developer Jared Kushner , would be a different case in the public eye. Even though Donald Trump has slimed Maggie Haberman on more than one occasion , the New York Times reporter has an established relationship with the president and a good deal of connectivity with the White House. Read More »

Early voting begins in San Diego ahead of June 5 primary election

Absentee voters will have to hand in or mail their ballots to the Catawba County Board of Elections by 5 p.m. Voters who are already registered in Catawba County but have moved can update their name and address when they go to vote. Voters in these counties will also have the option to vote in person at any vote center. Other campaigns were busy, too. Early voting in Boone County takes place at the Election Center at he corner of Cherry Street and Central Avenue in Harrison. Read More »

LaToya Cantrell becomes mayor of New Orleans

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Cantrell served on the city council since 2012, and is a well-known activist who campaigned for recovery efforts after Hurricane Katrina in 2005. With Cantrell's installation into office, Louisiana's three largest cities now have black females in top positions for the first time in the state's history. Read More »

Labour sacks shadow work minister Debbie Abrahams over bullying claims

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At the time of the initial complaints, Ms Abrahams told the Daily Mirror: "I refute the allegations that have been made against me in the strongest possible terms". Debbie Abrahams, shadow secretary of state for work and pensions since 2016, was asked to stand aside in March after the complaints emerged. Ms Abrahams was replaced in her frontbench role by Margaret Greenwood, who will now continue in the post. Read More »

Spectacular Crash at MotoGP Jerez - Lorenzo, Dovizioso and Pedrosa

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Marquez steered his Honda across the finish line in 41 minutes, 39.678 seconds, more than five seconds before Johann Zarco , who finished second. Zarco , who has signed with the Red Bull KTM team for 2019/2010 MotoGP , completed 63 laps while testing a new Michelin rear tire, claiming the best time of 1:37.730 aboard his YZR-M1. Read More »

At midday: TSX inches lower ahead of Trump's Iran decision

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The documents were at least a decade old, predating the nuclear agreement, and they did not appear to offer new information to suggest Iran had violated the agreement. He wants a new deal. Netanyahu delivered a televised presentation last week on secret Iranian files his country's intelligence services obtained that he said prove that Tehran sought to build a nuclear weapon in the past despite its government's denials. Read More »

Florida woman arrested for calling 911 to get beer

Petersburg woman called 911 twice within a almost four-hour span on Friday, claiming she had a medical emergency, according to the Pinellas County Sheriffs Office. She was eventually arrested after making the second false claim and charged with misusing the emergency services system. She was released on Saturday on her own recognizance. Read More »

Drive.ai to launch a self-driving ride-hailing pilot in July

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Though the pilot will start modestly, the company has already revealed some of its plans for expansion. According to Drive.ai, this will be the first time the public in the state of Texas will have an on-demand self-driving auto service at their disposal, and the pilot is among the first of its kind in the country. Read More »

Murder suspect arrested in South Burlington

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Guttilla and her boyfriend, 28-year-old Corey Cassani, were arrested Tuesday morning in connection with the shooting death of Troy Ford, 35, of Brooklyn, New York, whose remains were found in the woods over the weekend in Highgate. The mother told police Ford had abused her daughter and held the family "hostage". He had lived with Guttilla and her parents, Carmen and Michael Guttilla, at their nearby home. Read More »

Libyan coastguard intercepts 500 migrants on inflatable boat

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The deal involved using European Union funds to train and equip the Libyan coast guard to patrol its coasts and bring migrants back to Africa. Nick Romaniuk, an official on board the Aquarius rescue ship which billeted the migrants on its decks, said: "This is creating extra confusion in a confused situation which puts lives at risk". Read More »

Disagreement Over Recent Veto Of Education, Bullying Bills

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The coalition said the bill would allow people to carry a handgun without a permit, training or background check and "make it easy for convicted felons, domestic abusers and those with risky mental illnesses to carry handguns in public". In a news release explaining her decision, Fallin said she believed "combining a new Native American Day designation with the current Columbus Day holiday" in October could diminish November's standing as Native American Heritage Month. Read More »

World Cup hosts Russian Federation fined for discriminatory chanting

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Paul Pogba , Ousmane Dembele and N'Golo Kante were subjected to abuse during Les Bleus' 3-1 win against the World Cup hosts at the Krestovsky Stadium in March. In February, chants mocking a black player were audible from sections of the Zenit crowd during a game with German club RB Leipzig. At the tournament in Russia , FIFA will be working with Fare experts for the first time at the World Cup. Read More »

Volkwagen Golf GTi TCR: What We Know Now

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Volkswagen's Golf GTI race vehicle developed for the TCR International Series is about to spawn a road-going version. "Australia is actually the sixth biggest market overall for Golf sales, and we're even higher up on the list for GTI sales". Read More »

HUD, Carson Sued For Suspending Obama-Era Desegregation Rule

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But housing advocates say the administration has not followed through with ensuring equitable treatment in housing, and they are concerned that HUD may discriminate against vulnerable populations when awarding funds to reconstruct areas damaged by natural disasters. Read More »

NYPD detective dragged by auto released from rehab

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Veve was among officers responding to 911 calls of shots being fired in East Flatbush, Brooklyn in June. Police said the auto dragged Veve three blocks, but the officer managed to get off two shots. Police Commissioner James O'Neill later told reporters that Veve had been showing "some progress in his cognitive abilities" but had a long way to go. Read More »

Sonia to PM Modi: Speeches can not fill empty stomachs

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Lectures can not fill the stomachs of people. you want dal chawal for that. lectures don't heal the sick. She also accused the Prime Minister of spreading lies and distorting historical facts for his political motives. "We (Congress) have worked tirelessly for the poor". Defeat, on the other hand, would re-energise Congress under Rahul Gandhi, the fifth generation scion of the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty, which is trying to exploit dissatisfaction over a lack of jobs for young people and rising ... Read More »

KDF soldiers killed near Dobley, Somalia

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The landmine suspected to have been laid by Al Shabaab militants extensively damaged the vehicle which was part of a convoy but was the only one damaged in the massive explosion. The Department of Defence was yet to issue a statement on the attack, but an assessment report seen by the Daily Nation showed the soldiers died as they returned to their camp in Dobley. Read More »

Pedestrian killed during police pursuit in Newark

According to investigators, two men in a stolen Jeep Cherokee carjacked at gunpoint a victim driving a 2011 Ford Taurus in East Orange. The chase came to an end just one block south at Clinton Avenue and South 14th Street, according to ABC7 NY, though it wasn't clear whether the driver was in custody, or why police were in pursuit in the first place. Read More »

Rangers come back to beat Tigers, 7

Sadly, in the bottom of the seventh the Rangers scored 2 runs. They are far from out of it. Michael Conforto got it going with a leadoff home run against Homer Bailey (0-5), and Bruce had a two-run shot off his former teammate in the third for a 4-0 lead. Read More »

Congress leader Rajendra Gavit joins BJP

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Meanwhile, Mr. Shrinivas Wanga filed his nomination papers today. On a day of dramatic political developments, the Shiv Sena "hijacked" a BJP nominee, the BJP "hijacked" a Congress candidate, and as a result, the Congress had to launch a search for a nominee of its own for the May 28 Palghar Lok Sabha by-election. Read More »

BB&T Investment Services Inc. Increases Holdings in Bank of America (BAC)

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Mason Hawkins increased its stake in Mattel Inc. (V) by 1.44% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Wetherby Asset Management Inc. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Buy" rating and $11100 target in Thursday, July 20 report. On Wednesday, December 20 the firm earned "Buy" rating by Wells Fargo. Read More »

Cyprus, Israel, Greece leaders to push ahead with Mediterranean gas pipeline

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The project is expected to render the three countries an important link in Europe's energy supply chain and, by extension, turn the Eastern Mediterranean into an axis of stability. Under a memorandum of understanding signed in December, the three countries will build a gas pipeline from Israel to Cyprus and then to Greece and Italy. Read More »

Brokers Ratings on: Wells Fargo & Company

Market Capitalization/Outstanding Shares/Intraday Volume: The company's Market capitalization is $52.20B with the total Outstanding Shares of 747.45M. Atlas Copco AB (OTCMKTS:ATLKY) has 0.00% since May 8, 2017 and is. Another recent and important BGC Partners, Inc. (NYSE:UHS) for 15,921 shares. Teachers Retirement System Of The State Of Kentucky reported 0.01% in Universal Health Services, Inc. Read More »

What you need to know for the Primary Election

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Legislative and regional primary elections are spurring more interest this year because they are more competitive than usual, a reflection of a political environment in which Democrats are energized by their opposition to President Donald Trump. Read More »

Justify justifies hype with Kentucky Derby win

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Additionally, the race itself saw an outstanding $149.9 million wagered from all sources. All of us at The Voice-Tribune hope you enjoy the hundreds of images capturing the best of the Kentucky Derby and subsequent celebrations you'll find in this, our Derby Wrap-Up Issue 2018. Read More »

Black Men Wrongly Imprisoned for Rape Exonerated 26 Years Later

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She said, for example, that she had been punched in the face so hard that her eyes had swollen, but a doctor who treated her and testified said there was no evidence of such an assault. The dispute was apparently over drugs, and Perry was not seriously injured. Perry served 11 years while Counts served 26. "During that time ", Counts said in court, "I was fighting for my life". Read More »

China's Alibaba Group acquires Daraz

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Daraz, a venture of Rocket Internet has always been a most discussed topic in terms of E-com in Pakistan. Alibaba appears to be jumping ahead of the queue in backing a company based in Pakistan, a nation with a huge population - over 190 million - but an Internet penetration of just 17.8%, according to Internet Live Stats, an analyst. Read More »