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World News Stormy Daniels Lawyer: We Have 1500 Leads After Sharing Thug Sketch
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While Daniels has been making headlines for weeks with her story about their 2006 affair, Trump had kept uncharacteristically silent until Wednesday. The $131,000 figure was an allusion to the $130,000 "hush money" payment that Daniels received shortly before the November 2016 presidential election from Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen .

World News Díaz-Canel sworn in as new Cuban leader
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The party runs vast organizations that coordinate activities for almost every Cuban child and student. He also said that he is willing to work with Diaz-Canel to deepen and expand bilateral cooperation, and achieve new accomplishments that can honor the China-Cuba friendship in a new era.

World News The Real Next War in Syria: Iran vs
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The missiles attack by the U.S, France and the U.K has not changed these fundamentals.The U.S is Israel's ally but the policies and actions of the U.S in Syria are hardly influenced by Israel. Iran confirmed that several of its military personnel were killed. That consensus is probably correct, but if it was Israel, it had nothing to do with Assad's chemical weapons attack the day before.

World News President Kovind visits Vaishnodevi shrine
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We all have to think where we are going, what society we are developing into and what we are giving to the future generation", the President said. "The smile of innocent children is the most lovely thing in this world. Congratulating the graduating students on the occasion, Mehbooba Mufti said she visualizes the University, as part of a rich legacy and composite heritage, ushering the State and the society into a new world of peace and prosperity.

World News Inspectors set to enter Douma
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He did not identify the assailants. Inspectors from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons ( OPCW ) were yet to reach the town of Douma, just outside Damascus , where more than 40 people were reported killed almost two weeks ago.

World News Voting absentee? Things you need to know
Author: 0 Voting absentee? Things you need to know

During the early voting period, people can also register to vote at any of the above sites and vote on the same day. The last day of the early voting will be Saturday, May 5 and it will last from 9 a.m.to 1 p.m. To request a ballot, voters can download an application through the county's board of elections website under the "Early In-Person/Absentee Information" tab.

World News England ban on plastic straws and cotton buds proposed
Author: 0 England ban on plastic straws and cotton buds proposed

A recent study revealed 8.5 billion plastic straws are thrown away each year in Britain, contributing to 150 million tons of plastic in the ocean that kill a million birds and more than 100,000 sea mammals because they eat or get tangled in the plastic waste , according to the statement .

World News Hudson Valley Air Quality Gets Poor Grades in Latest Data
Author: 0 Hudson Valley Air Quality Gets Poor Grades in Latest Data

You can read all of the findings in the American Lung Association's latest State of the Air Report . Same goes for particle pollution, mostly - Visalia-Porterville-Hanford; Bakersfield; Los Angeles-Long Beach; Fresno-Madera, and Modesto-Merced are all California cities that top the list.

World News Hidden crack in Southwest jet engine at center of NTSB investigation
Author: 0 Hidden crack in Southwest jet engine at center of NTSB investigation

In August 2016, a Southwest Airlines 737 flying from New Orleans to Orlando was forced to make an emergency landing in Pensacola, Florida, when an engine failed . Grant Amos says many plane passengers don't actually understand what they're getting themselves into when they fly. The Federal Aviation Administration's announcement late Wednesday comes almost a year after the engine's manufacturer recommended the additional inspections, and a month after European regulators ordered their ...

World News Michael Cohen scraps libel lawsuit against BuzzFeed and Fusion GPS
Author: 0 Michael Cohen scraps libel lawsuit against BuzzFeed and Fusion GPS

David Schwartz , an attorney for Cohen, said that the investigation prompted the decision to drop the libel case, but maintained that his client was defamed. McClatchy wrote a week ago that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has "evidence that ... Today's news suggests that Donald Trump's personal lawyer no longer thinks an attack on the free press is worth his time".

World News Prisoner's Day: Thousands of Palestinians in Israeli Jails
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Since Tuesday evening, the country has been solemnly marking the annual remembrance day for its fallen soldiers and civilians killed in attacks. Netanyahu has said Israel can not accept its main enemy Iran entrenching itself militarily in the war-torn country, where Tehran is backing President Bashar al-Assad's regime.

World News 4 reasons for Mumbai Indians' slow start
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In today's 9th IPL match, Mumbai Indians meets Delhi Daredevils at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai . Match starts at 4 PM. The misfortune continued for Mumbai as they lost to Delhi Daredevils in an encounter that stretched to the last ball yet again.

World News With heavy heart, Super Kings prepare for new home
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Viswanathan said, "The fans of CSK are very sad that matches are not being held in Chennai ". ARR Sriram, the joint-secretary of CSK's fan club, was thrilled with the management's response and the revelry among the fans in the train. "We picked 20 fans from Twitter who had bought tickets for the CSK vs Rajasthan Royals match which was shifted out of Chennai , after verifying their tickets".

World News Queen formally opens Commonwealth Summit in London
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Speaking at the formal opening of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) at Buckingham Palace on Thursday the Queen gave her clearest intention yet for her son to carry on the role. Downing Street said on Monday that a decision on whether Charles should succeed his mother as Commonwealth head was expected from the heads of state on Friday, and reports have stated the mood is Charles will get their backing.

World News India court rejects pleas for probe into judge BH Loya's death
Author: 0 India court rejects pleas for probe into judge BH Loya's death

A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra , Justice AM Khanwilkar and Justice DY Chandrachud had on 16 March reserved the judgment on the batch of petitions demanding an SIT probe. Shah was discharged in the case which was taken over by another judge following Loya's death. The SC said Public Interest Litigations (PILs), which were meant to provide succour to the downtrodden and voiceless, have now become an industry to settle scores political and personal.

World News Trump Asks For More Time To File His Taxes
Author: 0 Trump Asks For More Time To File His Taxes

The website has been down most of the day and wasn't operational late Tuesday aftenoon. The agency didn't provide more details about what hardware issues occurred or which systems were affected. "You've got child tax credits you're doubling, the doubling of the standard deduction, you've got lower income tax rates, you've got lower business tax rates", he said.

World News Modi Govt to create 1.5 lakh wellness centres in India
Author: 0 Modi Govt to create 1.5 lakh wellness centres in India

While he expressed sorrow for the cases of these young girls, he also told the attendees at the Bharat Ki Baat , Sabke Saath diaspora event that we should not politicise the issue of rape. But criticism has been degraded to become allegations now. "I am Hindustan, I am ashamed", read their placards alongside banners such as "Beti Bachao" and "Politics minus rape" Some pro-Khalistani demonstrators from Sikh Federation UK and demonstrators from the so-called "Minorities Against Modi" group, ...

World News Leader On Trump's Voter Fraud Panel Held In Contempt Of Court
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Robinson told Kobach during a 2016 telephone conference that she would hold him responsible for directing counties to send out these postcards. That law was blocked and the judge ordered Kobach to send all of them a postcard to confirm that they are indeed registered and can legally vote in 2018.

World News Chemical inspectors enter Syria's Douma amid concerns for probe
Author: 0 Chemical inspectors enter Syria's Douma amid concerns for probe

The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons will inspect the site of an alleged chemical attack on Wednesday. "We stress that the momentum of the current situation must be used to reinvigorate the process of finding a political solution to the situation in Syria..." Syria's military later said a false alarm set off the air defence systems, without giving further details.

World News New rule allows newborn babies on Senate floor
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The rule change will allow her to bring Maile onto the floor - and breastfeed her - during vote series, which can take hours. Duckworth is now on a brief maternity leave, but she hopes to return for critical votes as early as next week. "I'm glad we were able to get this done to address the needs of parents in the Senate", BBC quoted him as saying. She was already one of only 10 women to give birth while holding elected federal office as her first child, Abigail, was born in 2014 when she ...

World News Iran replaces dollar with euro in financial reporting
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U.S., British and French forces pounded Iran's ally Syria with air strikes early on Saturday in retaliation for a suspected April 7 chemical weapons attack, which they blame on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government. The Trump administration has vowed to confront Iran much more aggressively in the region where it shares the Saudi view that Tehran is fomenting instability via a number of proxies in Lebanon, Syria and Yemen among other countries.

Author: 0 Cash crunch in the country raises problems for people

Meanwhile, mobile wallet companies like Paytm, Mobikwik and Flipkart-owned PhonePe logged a significant jump in digital transactions amid the cash crunch . Terming the RBI's statement of having sufficient cash as "unsatisfactory", Chidambaram said if the RBI has printed and supplied sufficient cash , it must explain why there is a cash shortage.

World News Cat walks 12 miles to get home to family - then they ask shelter to euthanize him
Author: 0 Cat walks 12 miles to get home to family - then they ask shelter to euthanize him

Toby ended up at an animal shelter, where SPCA workers said his original owners asked staff workers to euthanize the 7-year-old cat. Toby has found himself a new, loving home. Comments on the official Facebook page of the SPCA of Wake County were compassionate for Toby but filled with venom for his former owners. A video of Toby has had more than 5,300 views.

World News No impact on UAE from Iran quake, says NCM
Author: 0 No impact on UAE from Iran quake, says NCM

Various magnitudes are normal following a temblor. The epicenter was close to Kaki town in Bushehr Province. State TV did not report any damage at Bushehr plant, which has seen other earthquakes in the past. The University of Tehran's seismology centre said the epicentre of the natural disaster that hit at 0634 GMT was in the sparsely populated Kaki region, around 80 kilometres (50 miles) from the Bushehr plant.

World News New heads to steer BJP in poll-bound MP, Raj
Author: 0 New heads to steer BJP in poll-bound MP, Raj

If Shekhawat is appointed, it will be seen as an attempt to assuage the Rajput community's disenchantment that was seen as a significant factor in defeats in Alwar and Ajmer Lok Sabha bypolls. According to sources, Singh's name was finalised in the BJP's state core group meeting in Bhopal last night. Babu, Chauhan and Parnami have, however, been rehabilitated as members of the BJP national executive.

World News Modi pays floral tributes at Basaveshwara bust in London
Author: 0 Modi pays floral tributes at Basaveshwara bust in London

Inequality can be reduced through empowerment and better distribution."Earlier, over 50 Veerashaiva, Lingayat leaders from various villages of Chamundeshwari Constituency officially joined Congress party in the presence of Chief Minister Siddaramaiah at his residence in Ramakrishnanagar here.

World News Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Queen Elizabeth II
Author: 0 Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Queen Elizabeth II

However, officials have indicated that no meeting or interaction has been requested or scheduled with the Pakistani Prime Minister, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, so far. The Indian government has said that Modi's attendance at the summit this year symbolises the country's wider efforts to step up its role across global forums.

World News Theresa May wins vote on Syria
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Meanwhile, Saudi Arabia's foreign minister said the kingdom was in talks with the Trump administration about sending forces into Syria , and this proposal has been under discussion since the Obama administration. Mr Corbyn said a War Powers Act could "specify at what point in decision-making processes MPs should be involved, as well as retaining the right of ministers to act in an emergency or in the country's self defence".

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
Author: 0 United States blames Syrian regime for delaying OPCW inspectors from entering Douma

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
Author: 0 Pope meets father of British toddler at center of battle

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.