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Family Of Four From Iowa Found Dead In Mexico

Family Of Four From Iowa Found Dead In Mexico

Louis at 6 p.m. that same day for a basketball game in Danville, Illinois, on March 22. The Mexico Tourism Board offered condolences in a statement, along with a reassurance that Quintana Roo, the area the Sharps were staying in (which includes Cancun, Playa del Carmen, Cozumel and Rivera Maya), was still safe to visit. Read More

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U.S. charges, declares 9 Iranian hackers wanted

U.S. charges, declares 9 Iranian hackers wanted

Authorities "will aggressively investigate and prosecute hostile actors who attempt to profit from America's ideas by infiltrating our computer systems and stealing intellectual property", Rosenstein said at a news conference. The identity of nine Iranians accused of conducting the government-backed crimes were revealed in U.S. court papers made public yesterday. "And, thanks to the Treasury Department, the defendants will find it hard to engage in business or financial transactions ... Read More

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Ex-Playboy model says Trump tried to pay her for sex

Ex-Playboy model says Trump tried to pay her for sex

McDougal says Trump took an immediate liking to her and the two began an intimate relationship after that. She also revealed that she cried on the way home after Mr Trump offered her money during their first encounter. Donald Trump and Melania Trump appear at an NBC Town Hall for the "Today" show in New York City on April 21, 2016. During the interview , she goes on to say that Trump never used protection when they were "intimate". Read More

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The dangerousness of John Bolton

Mr Bolton has consistently argued for an uncompromising USA stance backed by overwhelming force in crisis after crisis in the 12 years since he left office as U.S. Nor does he mention that renewal of sanctions would lead to a clash with our European allies, who are party to the deal and want it to continue. The immediate consequences of these personnel changes will be most visible in the administration's approach towards North Korea. Read More

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Omnibus Appropriations Bill Provides New Repack Funding

Omnibus Appropriations Bill Provides New Repack Funding

A massive $1.3 trillion spending bill, which includes things like $51 million to subsidize worldwide abortions, is headed to President Trump's desk for signing, but he just might veto. The budget omnibus bill a $25 million increase for USDA's flagship competitive research program and a $140 million increase for the agency's research, education, and economics portfolio. Read More

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The real problem for Donald Trump in the 'DO NOT CONGRATULATE' story

The real problem for Donald Trump in the 'DO NOT CONGRATULATE' story

The briefing materials for Trump's phone call should have only been available to a few very high-level people in the White House. Trump's action seems like a disgrace, given that Putin rigged the Russian election, interfered in the USA election, poisoned two exiled Russians in Britain, invaded Ukraine, etc., and given Trump's general failure to call out or stand up to Putin. Read More

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Kidnapped Dapchi schoolgirls 'freed in Nigeria'

Kidnapped Dapchi schoolgirls 'freed in Nigeria'

According to him, when the girls were dropped in their school by the abductors many of them went straight home to reunite with their parents. Last Wednesday, Nigerian leader Muhammadu Buhari visited Dapchi, located 100 kilometers from Damaturu, capital of the northern Yobe State to sympathize with parents of the girls and assure them that girls would return soon. Read More

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Match Group Is Suing Dating App Bumble for Patent Breach

Match Group Is Suing Dating App Bumble for Patent Breach

Accordingly, we are prepared when necessary to enforce our patents and other intellectual property rights against any operator in the dating space who infringes upon those rights. Herd also claimed in the suit that she was stripped of her co-founder title because then-CEO Sean Rad told her "having a young female co-founder 'makes the company seem like a joke'". Read More

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Salah backed for Premier League record

Salah backed for Premier League record

Check out FC Yahoo's reasons for putting Salah and Messi on the same pedestal-and be sure to leave your thoughts below the line. Jordan Henderson has likened "unbelievable" Mohamed Salah to Luis Suarez, stating the Egyptian lifts the Liverpool crowd in the same way the latter did before leaving for Barcelona , as reported by Goal . Read More

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New York, Get Ready for Another Snow-Dumping Nor'easter

New York, Get Ready for Another Snow-Dumping Nor'easter

Total accumulations of 3 to 6 inches are expected on the eastern end of Long Island, the Jersey Shore and in southern CT, while New York City and northeast New Jersey could get 3 to 6 inches or more . A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 11 p.m., is expected. Meteorologists with the National Weather Service in Springfield say there is a possibility some of the storms could be strong, some could even produce some small hail. Read More

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Federal Court Rules against GOP Challenge to New District Map

Federal Court Rules against GOP Challenge to New District Map

The three judges on the case were Chief U.S. District Judge Christopher C. Conner for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, Judge Kent A. Jordan of the U.S. The 2011 map that has been used this decade has resulted in Republicans consistently winning 13 of the state's 18 congressional seats. The new map released last month by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court will be what congressional representatives will be running in for this year's election cycle. Read More

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Homecoming for Irish Grand Slam winners cancelled due to weather

Homecoming for Irish Grand Slam winners cancelled due to weather

Unless you fix them, they catch up with you when you get to the big tournaments such as the World Cup. "We have to get a greater depth to our squad, and a depth who can play Test rugby". But it was far from easy. The strength of the current Irish side is clear through the fact that in their first four games in the tournament, they claimed three bonus-point wins, with a floundering England side to play at Twickenham on the final weekend. Read More

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Florida shooter faces death penalty for school massacre

Florida shooter faces death penalty for school massacre

Prosecutors in the case listed several aggravating factors that they say contributed to the decision to seek the death penalty , including that Mr Cruz "knowingly created a great risk of death to many persons". The action by prosecutors Tuesday does not necessarily mean a plea deal will not be reached. "We still stand ready to immediately plead guilty to 34 consecutive life sentences without the possibility of parole", Howard Finkelstein, a county public defender, wrote in an email. Read More

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Death toll in Philippine hotel fire rises to five

Death toll in Philippine hotel fire rises to five

Mr. Yu initially said at least four people died in the fire, but other officials later said that one of those who was feared to have died was revived by doctors at a hospital and was in critical condition. An eyewitness, Francis Magilnez Gonzales recounted in his Facebook account how he and his friends "saw a white helicopter around 12 noon to help those trapped at the top of the building". Read More

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Pulwama encounter: Body of another militant found in JK

Pulwama encounter: Body of another militant found in JK

Along the dead bodies incriminating materials which include weapon and ammunition have been recovered as well . A case has been registered in this regard and investigations are on. Srinagar : In occupied Kashmir , Indian troops, in their fresh act of state terrorism, martyred two Kashmiri youth in Srinagar city, today. A Chinese pistol, one magazine, five live rounds and Rs 10,000 were recovered from Mir's possession, the spokesman said. Read More

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New York Rep. Louise Slaughter Dies

New York Rep. Louise Slaughter Dies

Slaughter will be remembered, too, for her sharp wit and eclectic way of thinking, which often carried her from one topic to the next and then another in lightning-fire conversations that tended to end with laughter. From 1982 to 1996, he worked as a senior staffer, including eventually chief of staff, for Rep. Joe Moakley, D-Mass., who was Rules chairman from 1989 to 1995. Read More

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Murder of Politician Marielle Franco Shocks Brazil

Murder of Politician Marielle Franco Shocks Brazil

In city council elections in 2016 she surprised everyone, including herself, by getting 46,000 votes, the fifth biggest tally of anyone running. After Temer announced the military intervention in February, many observers blasted the plan as a political maneuver that would only exacerbate killings and human rights violations, especially for the mostly black and poor favela residents. Read More

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Oil rises on strong China data, but rising United States output caps gains

Oil rises on strong China data, but rising United States output caps gains

April gasoline rose 2 per cent to $1.9243 a gallon. Output has been helped by the 25% rise in oil prices over the past year, along with improvements in efficiency and technology. Rising US production continues to stoke market fears. Surging shale production will paper over this problem for the next two years or so. The risk, of course, is that such strong production growth leaves little room for other producers around the globe to increase production. Read More

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South Africa v Australia: Kagiso Rabada banned for rest of series

South Africa v Australia: Kagiso Rabada banned for rest of series

That incident cost Rabada a further 15 per cent of his match fee and an additional demerit point. "You could say that the contact (between Rabada and Smith) was very, very minimal". He was also charged separately for a Level 1 offence for giving a sendoff to Warner in the second innings. At that stage it looked as though Morkel had played his final Test, having announced before this series that he would be retiring at its end. Read More

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