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World News Victim of Berlin Anti-Semitic Attack Turns Out to Be Israeli Arab
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The video doesn't show the outbreak of the fight or how it started, but Armoush told Israeli Kan TV said he was leaving his Berlin home when the three people started cursing at them. 'I immediately felt it was important to film, because I didn't think we could catch him before police arrived. "I was saying it's really safe and I wanted to prove it, but it ended like that", he said.

World News United States blames Syrian regime for delaying OPCW inspectors from entering Douma
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Igor Kirillov, head of Russia's radiological, biological and chemical protection unit, told the media the access roads to Douma still had to be demined and cleared, and would be checked by United Nations security services on April 17. Assad is now in his strongest position since the early months of a seven-year-old civil war that has killed more than 500,000 people and driven more than half of Syrians from their homes.

World News Pope meets father of British toddler at center of battle
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Alfie's parents are preparing for a hearing Monday at Britain's Court of Appeal during which they will try to overturn earlier rulings that have blocked further treatment. The ECHR ruling has been upheld by the court of appeal judges and Supreme Court justices. Francis' comments mark the second time in less than a year that he has intervened in the case of a terminally ill British child.

World News Fresno State investigating professor who attacked Barbara Bush after her death
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Following significant backlash, Jarrar tweeted: "All the hate I'm getting nearly made me forget how happy I am that George W Bush is probably really sad right now". Jarrar also tweeted that she's a tenured professor who makes $100,000 a year and can't get fired. He says , "I condemn the tone, substance, and timing of the comment she made yesterday".

World News Pittsburgh police ordered to bring riot gear in case Trump fires
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Since then, the President has openly mulled whether to fire Mueller and repeated his attack on the special counsel's investigation as a "witch hunt". "None of us would want the Federal Bureau of Investigation to release sensitive government records without careful and appropriate review", Rosenstein wrote , according to a copy of the letter obtained by ABC News.

World News San Diego County To Study Affordable Housing Solutions
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The lawsuit follows a spate of actions by Republican elected officials in at least a dozen California cities and in the state's Orange and San Diego counties in recent weeks on the "sanctuary" law. San Diego is one of the most diverse regions in the State, and the Supervisors' decision today exemplifies just how out of touch they are with the community they purport to represent.

World News Why you got an extra day to file your taxes
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Teams worked through the night to get the systems going again, Acting Commissioner David Kautter said. US President Donald Trump has been slammed for having allegedly been ducking out of filing his tax returns ever since he first starting running for office - and today is no different.

World News NY nanny guilty of killing two children
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The jury found her guilty of all four counts, and she faces up to life in prison. When Marina Krim left the courtroom, she screamed at Ortega, calling her "disgusting", saying, "You're evil and you like this!" A verdict of not guilty by reason of insanity could have resulted in Ortega spending the rest of her life in a psychiatric facility.

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Jamaican immigrants welcomed by RAF officials from the Colonial Office after the ex-troopship HMT Empire Windrush landed them at Tilbury. Over the following decades some 500,000 came to the UK. That month Alan Johnson took over from Jacqui Smith as Home Secretary. She is married to a British Citizen and has been for the last 40 years, therefore, when presenting her case to the UKVI we avoided having to "prove" with documentary evidence that she had landed as a British Subject and therefore ...

World News Syria Intercepts Hostile Missiles in Homs
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According to these sources, Syrian air defenses intercepted most of the missiles fired at Shayrat and all of the missiles fired at Ad-Dumayr. State-run television showed images of an intercepted missile and called the attack an "aggression".

World News Ex-playmate Karen McDougal free to talk about alleged Trump Affair
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After she filed suit last month, McDougal did an interview with CNN , during which she apologized to first lady Melania Trump and discussed the lawsuit . The company also retains the rights to photographs of McDougal that it already has, the settlement said. Daniels was paid US$130,000 by Trump lawyer Michael Cohen.

World News China to hold military drills in Taiwan Strait
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The drills, which will last until midnight on Wednesday, aim to "safeguard China's sovereignty and territorial integrity," according to the director of Beijing's Taiwan Affairs Office, Liu Jieyi". China claims Taiwan as its own and considers it a breakaway province. Tsai's Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is traditionally pro-independence and her newly appointed premier William Lai is a long-standing independence advocate.

World News Force majeure pressure drives aluminium prices to 6-year high
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This included Oleg Deripaska , his Hong Kong-listed company Rusal and his new holding company En+ Group. The US Treasury said the sanctions against seven high-profile Russian businessmen, a dozen of their companies and 17 senior government officials were linked to Russia's actions in Crimea, Syria and Ukraine.

World News Mueller's Warning: 'Many' Stories on Trump-Russia Probe Are Wrong
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I am working to get a response from the city as well as additional details on the potential protests. JUST IN: Just spoke to Mayor Bill Peduto, who confirms Pgh Police are preparing for possible protests. But now, in the aftermath of the Federal Bureau of Investigation raid on the offices and residences of his most prominent personal attorney and fixer, Michael Cohen-he of the $130,000 pre-election payment to the porn star-the same techniques that Trump's lawyers have employed for decades to ...

World News Gun group lauds bump stock company shutdown
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It was used by Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock during the October 1 mass shooting, which left 58 people dead and hundreds more injured. A bump stock is an accessory for a semi-automatic weapon that causes the weapon to mimic the rate of fire of an automatic weapon, said Brian Finan, range manager at Lubbock Shooting Complex.

World News Tej Pratap Yadav gets engaged with Aishwarya Rai in Lalu's absence
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The engagement ceremony took place at the upscale Maurya Hotel which was attended by close family members from both sides, few friends and a couple of legislators close to the family. Aishwarya passed out from Patna's Notre Dame school and Delhi University. Aishwarya Rai is also the grand-daughter of former Chief Minister Daroga Prasad Rai.

World News Texas home explodes in flames as vehicle crashed into house
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The driver was unharmed. The blast happened near Dallas, Texas on April 7 after officials say the brakes of the auto failed as the driver lost control and hit a gas line. The three occupants hurt in the explosion are expected to recover. "Otherwise, I would have been up on the wall and it would have exploded completely into my face".

World News Bakersfield High student brought gun on campus, school officials say
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The survey was conducted in March and April after the February 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that killed 17 people and injured more than a dozen others . "For the rest of the day, students won't return to class, but will make calls to their senators' offices and flood social media with calls for reform, using the hashtag #NationalSchoolWalkout", the agenda says.

World News 'Irresponsible Stupidity': Rove Sounds Off on Some Dems Opposing Pompeo Nomination
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On Sunday Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (Democrat, Rhode Island) declined to commit to opposing Pompeo's nomination. Ben Cardin (D-Md.) also joining in opposition. Sen. But Democrats, in particular, were left dissatisfied with his answers. Cotton said he doubted moderate Democrats "who are facing re-election in states that our president [Trump] won by a landslide [in 2016] are going to oppose an obviously qualified nominee for whom they voted past year".

World News Ministers to announce Brexit climbdown as they face Lords defeat
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A spokesman for the Department for Exiting the European Union said: "We have always said we are open to listen to expertise, be it from peers or MPs, and if we think the bill can be improved, we will move to do so". "We are leaving the Customs Union and will establish a new and ambitious customs arrangement with the EU while forging new trade relationships with our partners around the world".

World News Cuomo giving parolees right to vote via executive order
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The voting rights of tens of thousands of disenfranchised parolees were restored under an executive order from Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday. Cuomo said . State Republican leaders, however, are pushing back against the governor's decision. Cuomo faces a potentially tight primary campaign for the Democratic nomination for governor this year against actress and prominent black lives matter activist Cynthia Nixon, who has gained popularity as a liberal outsider.

World News Mar-A-Lago Is Now 'Indeed The Southern White House'
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During their husbands' Florida meeting previous year, Melania Trump took Akie Abe to a Japanese garden. They also partook in a round at the Kasumi Country Club when Trump visited Japan a year ago. Later Trump suggested there was one area where he and Abe would have to agree to disagree: the Trans-Pacific trade partnership. U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that Mike Pompeo, the current Central Intelligence Agency director and his nominee to be the top U.S.

World News India's ATMs are running out of cash ... again
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TMC MP Dinesh Trivedi has already expressed such an apprehension while the secretary in the Department of Economic Affairs in the Finance ministry Subhas Garg has admitted that printing of currency notes of this denomination has been halted for the last few days.

World News Sacked AAP adviser Raghav Chadha refunds Rs 2.5 salary to home ministry
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Among nine advisors whose appointment has been cancelled are Amardeep Tiwari (media advisor to law minister), Arunoday Prakash (media advisor to Deputy CM), Raghav Chadha (advisor to finance minister), Atishi Marlena (media advisor to Deputy CM), Dinkar Adib (OSD to minister Satyender Jain), Ram Kumar Jha (advisor to logistics, Manish Sisodia ), Samir Malhotra (consultant, Satyender Jain), Raghav Chadha, Prashant Saxena and Samir Malhotra.

World News Blaze It: The Greens Want To Legalise Recreational Pot
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The Australian Greens are proposing to decriminalise cannabis, declaring the war on drugs has failed . "We can take this out of the hands of drug dealers and crime gangs", Senator Di Natale told reporters in Sydney on Tuesday. It would also act as the single wholesaler for cannabis - purchasing cannabis from producers and selling it in plain packaging to retail stores. Senator Richard Di Natale argued his party's proposal would not result in the widespread sale and use of cannabis, ...

World News Southern Colorado wildfire destroys 12 homes
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Authorities say another wildfire that began in Texas and spread to Oklahoma on Friday was still burning Sunday. Amazingly, only a few new fires started in spite of the conditions. Around 3:40 p.m. Tuesday, the Rhea Fire Incident Command requested a fire warning from NWS for the Seiling area. A wildfire whipped by winds that reached 60 miles per hour (96 kph) destroyed five homes and several outbuildings in southern Colorado.

World News Cubans wary of future as new lawmakers meet to replace Castro
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He succeeded his brother Fidel , who headed Cuba from 1959 to 2006. After the Assembly's inauguration, the legislators will choose by secret and direct vote to the Speaker of Parliament and the 31 members of the Council of State, including the President, the First Vice President and five Vice Presidents.

World News United Kingdom and U.S. warn of Russian cyber-security threat
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The DFS's Jeanette Manfra said in a statement that " Russian government activities continue to threaten our respective safety, security and the very integrity of our cyber ecosystem". Officials said the move had been planned for "some time" and was not directly related to the US-led missiles strikes over the weekend on Russia's ally Syria.