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NBC glad to bring 'Nine-Nine' back home

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Actress Shannon Purser, who plays Annabelle Bowman on " Rise ", tweeted the news of the show's cancellation. Rather than throw out several new series in September to compete against each other for viewers, Fox and NBC have announced they are only premiering two and three new series, respectively, in the fall. Read More »

2015 nuclear deal should have targeted Iran's policies

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While he has committed to remaining in the nuclear agreement, French President Emmanuel Macron floated the idea of a supplemental deal on Iran during a recent visit to Washington. The pair will be joined by German foreign minister Heiko Maas in Brussels. Netanyahu's revelations were meant to trigger the US' exit from the JCPOA . Read More »

BSF soldier killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Jammu's Samba

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However, the Indian positions retaliated effectively and strongly and the firing exchanges between the two sides continued for almost three hours. He was immediately evacuated to a hospital but could not survive, the officer added. With the death of Constable Devender, the number of persons killed due to Pakistan shelling along the IB and Line of Control (LoC) has risen to 33, the highest this year. Read More »

Bihar Board Postponed Matric Results at biharboard

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The BSEB conducted the Bihar Board Class 10 Matric exams 2018 from 21 February to 28 February 28. A close to 17.70 lakh candidates for the Class 10 examinations. Therefore, this year too, Board had taken some strict rules during the exam by banning the shoes and socks during the exam time. The results of BSEB 2018 intermediate exams for arts, science and commerce will be decalred at least three to four days prior to the declaration of results of matriculation exams. Read More »

Missing Commonwealth Games athletes' visas expire at midnight

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Several other athletes and officials overstayed or applied for asylum during the Melbourne Commonwealth Games in 2006 and the 2000 Sydney Olympics. Australia's Daily Telegraph reports that the sportsmen and women who went missing are now consulting with the Refugee Advice and Casework Service in Randwick, in Sydney's eastern suburbs. Read More »

Another round of heavy rain and strong storms possible overnight

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We are watching a large area of cloudiness, showers, and thunderstorms extending from western Cuba across the southeastern Gulf of Mexico to much of the Florida Peninsula. But, again , the rain won't be continuous and there will be some sun. A few afternoon thunderstorms are likely as highs reach the mid-80s. WEATHER BRAINS: You can listen to our weekly 90-minute netcast any time on the web, or on iTunes . Read More »

Huge explosion heard in Afghan capital Kabul

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Afghan security forces have struggled to combat the Taliban and IS since the US and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation formally concluded their combat role in the country in 2014, shifting to a support and counterterrorism mission. The province, 695 km west of Afghan capital of Kabul and bordering Iran, has been the scene of heavy clashes between Taliban and security forces over the past few months. Read More »

14 killed as Taliban militants storm Afghan provincial capital, clashes continue

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Mujahid said Taliban fighters launched a multipronged attack and overran a large number of checkpoints belonging to Afghan security forces in the city. "There is no danger of Farah city collapsing into the hands of Taliban", he added. Earlier in May, Taliban fighters attacked Afghan bases in the province, killing more than 40 police officers and servicemen. Read More »

PM To Hold Informal Summit With Russian Prez Putin On May 21

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The visit was announced on Monday evening jointly by New Delhi and the Kremlin. However, India always leaned toward the USSR. The informal summit at Sochi was in keeping with the tradition of regular consultations between India and Russian Federation at the highest levels, the External Affairs Ministry announced on Monday. Read More »

Hard to Shield German Firms After US Withdrawal From Iran Deal: Minister

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During his visit to the Belgian capital, Zarif will hold talks with his British, German, and French counterparts as well as EU's Mogherini on the future of the nuclear deal. The top Iranian diplomat is now in the Belgian capital on the last leg of his three-nation tour aimed at saving the nuclear deal. Russian Federation and Iran would do everything to save the nuclear deal after the Washington's withdrawal from the accord, the Iranian diplomat said. Read More »

Early voting begins for May 22 primary runoff

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Many observers agree that the American democratic experiment is in trouble and often point to low turnout in primary and national elections as evidence. Patrick Meehan, a Republican, represented it until he resigned last month in response to a sexual harassment scandal. The GOP has been unable to recruit strong candidates in both races, while Democrats are fielding impressive candidates that strategists say have a real chances of winning. Read More »

Prosecutor Drops Case Against Missouri Governor After Being Called as a Witness

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The first-term Republican governor still faces plenty of other problems. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. The woman has also testified that in March 2015, Greitens bound her hands to exercise equipment the basement of his St. Louis home, blindfolded her and removed her clothes before she saw a flash and heard what sounded like the click of a cellphone camera. Read More »

3 former USA prisoners in North Korea leave Walter Reed Medical Center

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Thank you, a very smart and gracious gesture! Trump wrote in a tweet Saturday evening. North Korea's nuclear weapons should be dismantled and sent to the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee if Kim wants to see a relaxation of sanctions, John Bolton said during an interview on ABC's "This Week" on Sunday. Read More »

North Korean Envoys Visit China

Moon welcomed Kim's plans to publicly blow up North Korea's nuclear test facility. North Korea invited foreign journalists from the U.S., China, Russia, U.K. and North Korea to build trust through "phased and synchronous measures" that would lead to a political settlement "and eventually achieve denuclearization ". Read More »

US deploys more Marines to Mideast embassies

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The United States has officially relocated its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem , in a deeply controversial move that angered Palestinians and drew widespread global condemnation, Al Jazeera reported. Clouds of black smoke from tyres set alight by demonstrators rose in the air. But the leader of the center-left opposition in the Israeli Parliament faulted Hamas for what he called its self-destructive actions. Read More »

Plane makes emergency landing in China

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A Sichuan Airlines flight made an emergency landing in the southwest Chinese city of Chengdu on Monday after a windshield on the right side of the jet's cockpit broke off, China's aviation authority said. Officials from Airbus said it would "would provide all necessary support upon request by the CAAC and Sichuan Airlines". "It was so noisy I couldn't hear the radio". Read More »

Charge Dropped In Case of Missouri Governor, But Prosecutors Plan To Refile

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But an investigative report conducted by Missouri's republican-run legislature found the ex-mistress to be a credible witness, prompting a special session for the goal of considering disciplinary action against the governor. The defence team has accused the prosecution of wrongdoing during the investigation. A forensic expert has examined a cellphone used by the governor and has not found evidence of the nude photo. Read More »

New fissures from Hawaii volcano, more eruptions feared

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A new fissure nearly 300m (1,000ft) long opened at the weekend, the 17th to appear on the Big Island since May 3 when the volcano began spewing toxic gases and molten lava. Geologists warned last week that at some point in the days and... But the latest eruption took volcanologists by surprise when it invaded Leilani Estates, a residential area near Kilauea. Read More »

Rauner proposes bringing back the death penalty

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Rauner's veto create a 72-hour waiting period for all gun purchases. Gov. Rauner's proposal is part of an amendment to a public safety bill which would extend the 72-hour waiting period for delivery of all gun purchases in IL, ban bump stocks and trigger cranks, authorize restraining orders to disarm unsafe individuals, make judges and prosecutors more accountable by making them explain why charges are reduced in plea agreements in violent gun cases, and free up local revenue to hire ... Read More »

United States will not take part in Astana talks on Syria - diplomat

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At the talks, which the USA did not attend, the latest developments in the de-escalation zone, forming of the constitutional committee and the release of detainees were on the agenda. The global meeting on the settlement in Syria will be held in Astana on May 14-15. The meeting was held at the expert level by delegations from the three countries, the United Nations and the International Committee of the Red Cross on the sidelines of Astana Talks. Read More »

Parents Arrested after 10 Kids Found in 'Squalor,' Fairfield Police Say

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Authorities believe torture occurred in the house based on interviews with the children. She said the children slept on cots in one bedroom because they were close. The 10 kids were put into protective custody. According to Rogers, the children are now staying with family members. The Solano County District Attorney's Office says the investigation showed the children suffered from years of physical and emotional abuse. Read More »

Oil could hit $100 a barrel in 2019: Bank of America

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Saudi Arabia is monitoring how the USA withdrawal from the Iran deal will affect oil supplies and is ready to offset any shortage of needed. Each company and bank will have to decide whether to risk being cut off from the USA financial system. Read More »

Poor People's Protest takes over downtown Topeka

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The poor are blamed for their poverty and for their suffering due to their poverty, so much so, that many who need help will not ask for it and are afraid to admit they are struggling. Almost 90 people were reported to have been arrested in Jefferson County, Missouri Monday as part of the nonviolent protest against poverty, racism and other issues. Read More »

At Least 41 Killed As US Inaugurates Jerusalem Embassy

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According to Gaza's Health Ministry, among those killed was a 12-year-old and a 14-year-old. More than 2,400 have been injured, with at least 39 in a critical condition. The US said it chose the date to coincide with the 70th anniversary of Israel's establishment. Protest leaders are calling for the right of return for Palestinian refugees to the areas they fled or were driven from their homes with the creation of Israel in 1948. Read More »

Robert McCoy Supreme Court Ruling Says Lawyer Wrong to Concede Guilt

During his trial, however, the presiding judge allowed McCoy's attorney, Larry English, to tell the jury that his client did indeed commit the murders. That choice must be respected, she said. Mike Halphen, who was the Bossier City Police Chief at the time, said that McCoy was angry with his estranged wife and just went into the home and started shooting. Read More »

Karl Rove names main source of White House leaks

Senate Majority Whip John CornynJohn CornynTrump-backed prison reforms face major obstacles in Senate Kushner and Cornyn to tour Texas prison in support of reforms Senate GOP relieved after primary wins MORE (R-Texas) told reporters Monday "an apology is appropriate. Read More »

Former Senator Harry Reid Diagnosed With Pancreatic Cancer

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Doctors discovered the tumor early, while the former majority leader was undergoing a routine screening, the statement said. "He is now out of surgery, in good spirits and resting with his family", the statement read. Reid struck some equipment as he fell, breaking multiple bones near his right eye and breaking several ribs. The Senator opted against running for re-election in 2015; that same year he suffered from a brutal accident that left him blind in one eye. Read More »

USA diplomat involved in deadly crash leaves Pakistan

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On the other hand, the USA government had refused to exempt Joseph from the diplomatic immunity, said sources. Local news media outlets reported the departure of the diplomat, citing anonymous official sources. Although Colonel Joseph is not on the ECL, his name has been blacklisted by the ministry, barring him to fly overseas. However, placing anybody's name on the blacklist has nearly the same implications as the ECL. Read More »

In Picture: Sonam Kapoor & Mahira Khan meet at Cannes 2018

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Mahira opted for an off-white crop top with matching flared, pleated parallels of the same colour from Pakistani label Elan. Mahira paired her separates from Solace London featuring a lime yellow satin top featuring exaggerated sleeves with high-waist wide leg trousers with a statement white belt. Read More »

British tourists kidnapped in DRC

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They paid tribute to the "excellent support" they had received and said they would not comment any further. The 25-year-old was attacked by armed assailants while accompanying two Brits on a tour of Virunga National Park, Africa's oldest national park. Read More »

Donald Trump Hails North Korea's Decision to Dismantle Nuclear Test

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However, his comments made clear that the two sides remained far apart on the key issue of what they mean by denuclearization. The three men - Kim Dong Chul, Kim Hak Song and Tony Kim - were released during a visit on Tuesday by U.S. "We will both try to make it a very special moment for World Peace!" Despite what is likely to be a prolonged and contentious fallout now between the U.S. Read More »

Wonderman: Australian climber Steve Plain scales Everest in record time

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When Xia Boyu first attempted Everest in 1975, he was 27 years old. He stood atop the highest peak of the world in his fifth attempt this morning. Climbers try to minimise the time they spend in the aptly named "Death Zone" - an area above 8,000 metres on Everest where there is less than a third of the oxygen found at sea level. Read More »

British ex-culture minister Tessa Jowell dies at 70

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Health Minister Lord O'Shaughnessy will lead the work to implement these commitments. Commons Speaker John Bercow said: "Tessa did more than most to improve lives and promote social justice". 'No one who heard her extraordinary speech in the House of Lords where she spoke about her own brain tumour could fail to be moved, ' Theresa May said. Read More »