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World News Saudi Arabia condemns Iran in wake of missile strikes in Syria
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Another item calls on the Arab League to reject the Turkish military operations in Syria's Afrin and to condemn escalation in the Damascus suburb of Eastern Ghouta . Arab ministers at a preliminary meeting in Riyadh on Thursday focused heavily on blocking the move, unanimously condemning the decision by US President Donald Trump .

World News Kathua case: JK CM accepts resignation of BJP ministers
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He also pointed out that the CBI was sitting on the alleged fund embezzlement case in the J&K Cricket Association for more than two years now. " New Delhi must wake up to the Kashmir cauldron", she said. Shashi Singh, 52, was questioned at the CBI's Lucknow office before her arrest. During investigation, the crime branch alleged that the girl was drugged and repeatedly raped before being killed by hitting her head with stones.

World News How Giroud inspired Chelsea's 3-2 win over Southampton
Author: 0 How Giroud inspired Chelsea's 3-2 win over Southampton

With pressure building on coach Antonio Conte , the Blues looked set to see their hopes of a top-four finish in the Premier League disappear, but substitute Giroud emerged to pull one back in the 70th minute and keep them in the game. "In the second half, we showed great character, great determination and desire to win the game". They were all within a 10 or 15 metre radius. "For sure in every moment of the game you must think positive and that you can come back despite the score being ...

World News Roma mock Harry Kane
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After the Premier League announced that they would be awarding Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane a goal previously credited to Christian Eriksen , social media was inundated with memes pulling the Spurs frontman's leg and now master impersonator and comedian Darren Farley has waded into the debate in his inimitable style.

World News Prime Minister promises to make Trans Mountain Pipeline happen
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McMillan said the Alberta government is taking the stance of reaffirming Canadian laws in pushing the project forward, while B.C.is looking for ways to circumvent those laws. Many in the energy industry are concerned about whether quarrels over jurisdiction and increasingly vehement protests mean any new pipelines can be built in Canada, which sits on the world's third-largest proven reserves of crude and is the single largest exporter of energy to the United States.

World News Trump Suggests He Is Making The Phrase 'Mission Accomplished' Great Again
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Bush famously stood in front of a banner emblazoned with the phrase "Mission Accomplished" as he spoke aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln on May 1, 2003, to mark the end of "major combat operations" in Iraq after just over a month of fighting. The U.S. says it suspects that sarin gas also was used. "Good souls won't be humiliated", Assad tweeted, whereas a whole lot of Syrians gathered in Damascus, the capital, the place they flashed victory indicators and waved flags in scenes of defiance after ...

World News South wins high-scoring game over Fort Frye
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Northmor had a huge fourth inning against visiting East Knox, but couldn't hold on in a 9-7 loss to the Bulldogs. Through five games, the Arcs own a 1.91 team ERA and average almost 10 runs per game. "But they (Patriots) made plays, and we didn't quite make enough defensive plays to stay in the ballgame". We got some cushion up there on the board so that gave me a little bit more confidence and then we had the freshman come in and close it out for us.

World News Police arrest Vasco woman for torturing 8 'adopted' minor girls
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However, nothing was found in the accused's possession. Thomasson had told investigators that the girl was injured when a crutch fell and struck her on the head. Prosecutors in Minnesota plan to charge Riess with second-degree murder, and she is wanted in Florida for murder, grand theft auto, grand theft and criminal use of personal identification.

World News Florida Mom Let 2-Year-Old Child Smoke Meth And Weed
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On January 12, 2018, detectives at the Wakulla County Sheriff's Office started a child abuse investigation after it was alleged that Kaitlyn Ecker , 20, had involved a two-year old child in methamphetamine and marijuana use inside her home.

World News Russian Federation vetoes US-drafted Security Council resolution
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The Security Council will not be voting on the American resolution Monday. Nebenzia accused the United States of pushing for a vote as a pretext for possible use of force against Syria. He added that if the leaked targets and scope is accurate, then "it is unlikely that it will make much of a difference, in terms of the direction of the conflict and, importantly, in the Assad regime efforts to reconstitute his chemical weapons program".

World News How To Watch Country Music Winners Online
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Sunday nighttime's ACM Awards marked country music major yield to nevada six weeks after a single gunman killed 5-8 people in a nation music festival at las vegas at the inexplicable mass shooting at modern day US background. Country music superstar Carrie Underwood posted the first close-up fans have seen of her face on Instagram Sunday afternoon since injuring her face and wrist previous year.

World News Top Diplomats of China, Japan Agree to Cooperate on N. Korean Issues
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Wang's trip also follows an official visit by Kono to Beijing earlier this year, and marks the first visit by a Chinese foreign minister to Japan in a bilateral context in nine years. The Self-Defense Forces activated a new amphibious unit to help defend remote islands just a week ago. Economic ties between Japan and China are close, led by corporate investment.

World News Gov. Bevin:
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Bevin's comments last night saying teachers rallying in Frankfort led to children being sexually abused are morally reprehensible and must be condemned by all Kentuckians". At least 44 school districts closed Friday as teachers marched on the state capitol in call on legislators to override the governor's veto of the state's budget and tax plan.

World News Meteorologists stay busy at National Weather Service during April blizzard
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It's Severe Weather Awareness Week, and as communities across the state test their sirens, one local farmer knows first-hand how important it is to be prepared. The storms prompted thunderstorm and tornado warnings in many parishes throughout the day. Strong thunderstorms are expected to develop over the region in the afternoon, bringing with them heavy rain and the possibility for severe wind gusts.

World News Google Added A Surprising New Feature In Gmail - The Confidential Mode
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But while the leaked screenshots showed numerous big changes in Gmail, info about a new feature that lets users send self-destructing emails is only starting to trickle out now. This " confidential mode " will be available around the time that Google launches the Gmail redesign, which will reportedly be within the next few weeks.

World News Rally in Barcelona to demand the release of jailed separatist leaders
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The latest opinion poll published by the Catalan government in February said that support for independence had decreased to 40 per cent from near 49 per cent in October. The wealthy northeastern region remains in a state of political chaos. Their subsequent declaration of independence for the region led to a crackdown by Spanish authorities acting to defend the Spanish Constitution, which declares the nation "indivisible".

World News Montenegro: Djukanovic claims presidential victory
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The Monitoring Center (CeMI) says that Djukanovic has secured a victory winning 53.8% of the vote, Bojanic has garnered 33.6%, Vuksanovic has 8.1% and Milacic has 2.9%. About 530,000 voters were eligible to vote in the election. Bojanic has accused the ruling party of corruption and links to organized crime following a spike in crime-related violence.

World News Debates Ensue After Western Missiles Hit Syria
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Many of President Trump's biggest supporters in the media world are slamming his decision to bomb Syria on Friday, describing the move as a betrayal of his campaign promises to avoid entangling the United States in more foreign conflicts as president.

World News Firefighters battling brush fire in Carter County
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The fire broke out near a shopping center on National City Boulevard around 11 a.m. Three engines and crews from multiple agencies controlled the blaze at the edges, containing the fire to about an acre or less, according to Chula Vista Fire Department Captain Charles Kuniyoshi.

World News Russian Federation slams joint airstrikes in Syria
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Three sites were hit in Syria overnight - two in Damascus and one in Homs - all of which were linked to the storage, or alleged testing of chemical weapons. "Insulting the President of Russia is unacceptable and inadmissible", added the envoy, after President Donald Trump directly called out his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin over his support for the Assad regime.

World News Brexit: 'People's vote' campaign group launched
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MPs, celebrities and business leaders have launched a campaign calling for a public vote on the final Brexit deal between the United Kingdom and the EU. "It should not be a done deal", said Open Britain executive director James McGrory. "Brexit will affect everybody in the country, which is why it should not be left to 650 politicians to decide our future but 65 million people".

World News Air China flight diverted after passenger holds attendant hostage using fountain pen
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An Air China flight was diverted after an attendant was held hostage with a fountain pen. The statement further reveals that the flight crew and passengers all were unharmed. All passengers and crew on Flight 1350 made it safely off the plane after it landed in Zhengzhou city at 10am (local time) due to what had earlier been described by authorities as an unspecified "illegal interference".

World News One dead in Sunday morning Lawrenceville house fire
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When firefighters arrived on the scene, they were able to quickly extinguish the fire and started to search for the man. Two dogs were also inside the home, and one of them died in the fire. The body was turned over to the Medical Examiner's Office for positive identification and cause of death determination. The victim's name has not been released.

World News Pakistani troops killed, 5 injured in border clashes with Afghan forces
Author: 0 Pakistani troops killed, 5 injured in border clashes with Afghan forces

Later, Afghan provincial administration spokesman Talib Mangal said six Pakistani troops, an Afghan border guard and a civilian were killed during an exchange of fire at the Lando Ghar, Nazo Ghar and Khawna Ghonday mountains. Tribal elders reportedly made announcements at several mosques in the nearby areas, appealing tribesmen to join the security personnel on the border.

World News Shots fired at SC judge's Lahore residence
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The chief justice is believed to be personally overseeing the investigations. Punjab Bar Council (PBC) and other lawyers' organizations on Sunday gave a strike call for Monday to condemn the firing incident outside the residence of Justice Ijazul Hassan, in Model Town.

World News Many come out in protest against Kathua, Unnao rapes
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They've also created memes of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's much-publicised "Beti Bachao" campaign. "I also said that one must live by their conscience, and my conscience did not approve that violence and riots are caused just for the resignation of two ministers", said Singh.

World News Paul Ryan Rejects Giving Up Speaker Post Before January
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He genuinely cares about every American, and we share a belief that conservative ideals will help improve the lives of even our most marginalized populations". Ryan , a prolific fundraiser for the party, raised $US11 million ($14 million) in the first quarter of 2018 to bring his total for the current election cycle to $54 million.

World News Winnipeg is proving they have the most committed fans in the National Hockey League
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It's safe to say being outshot 43-17 in Game 2 likely wasn't what the 63-year-old coach had in mind. "Our game won't change, the things that we want to accomplish on the ice, but it's going to feel different on the bench". Zach Parise leads Minnesota with one goal, Mikko Koivu has one assist and Joel Eriksson Ek has four shots on goal. Midway through the game, former Calder Trophy victor, defenceman Tyler Myers walked around Minny's Jason Zucker , before shifting his way directly to ...

World News Trump Again Rips Comey Book
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On April 11 - the last time the two men spoke before Comey was sacked on May 9 - Trump called Comey to make sure they were going to "get out" that Trump was not under investigation. "Slippery James Comey , a man who always ends up badly and out of whack (he is not smart!), will go down as the WORST FBI Director in history, by far!" To my mind his Groucho Marx eyebrow raise was both subtle humour and an expression of concern.

World News Barbara Bush, wife of ex-president George HW Bush, in 'failing health'
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Mrs. Bush, 92, has been hospitalized several times in Houston, Texas, over the past year to be treated for chronic pulmonary disease and congestive heart failure, her family has said. He is 93 years old and also has been in failing health in recent years. Former first lady Barbara Bush is in failing health, a source close to the Bush family tells CNN .