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World News FAA Issues Inspection Order for Boeing 737 Engines
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Friday's order requires airlines using CFM56-7B series engines with more than 30,000 flight cycles to subject the engine's fan blades to ultrasonic inspection, a process using technology similar to an ultrasound that can detect flaws and stress in metal that are not visible to the naked eye.

World News Chemical weapons inspectors head to Syria to probe gas attack
Author: 0 Chemical weapons inspectors head to Syria to probe gas attack

The samples are to be sent to OPCW labs to be analyzed, the statement said, and the organization "will evaluate the situation and consider future steps including another possible visit to Douma ". Based on the analysis of the sample results, as well as other information and materials collected by the team, the mission would compile a report and submit it to the organisation's member states, the statement said.

World News Thousands of Limerick rugby fans are Bordeaux bound for Munster - Racing clash
Author: 0 Thousands of Limerick rugby fans are Bordeaux bound for Munster - Racing clash

Racing , who have never won the European Cup despite huge investment in their squad, will face three-time champions Leinster in the final in Bilbao on May 12. Thomas was celebrating his second try soon after, his worldwide colleague Virimi Vakatawa doing the damage with a superb surge from halfway, handing off Jean Kleyn in the process, and giving the 24-year-old speedster a simple run-in.

World News Keys sends U.S. into second straight Fed Cup final
Author: 0 Keys sends U.S. into second straight Fed Cup final

In Sunday's concluding dead doubles, Barbora Strycova and Katerina Siniakova took the first set 7-5 before being awarded the match when Goerges, playing alongside Anna-Lena Groenefeld, retired hurt. It will be the Czechs' sixth appearance in the final in eight years. However in the final singles rubber, Kerber failed to match Goerges' ambition and conceded three break points to Kvitova in the first set.

World News Marquez crashes before taking controversial pole in Austin
Author: 0 Marquez crashes before taking controversial pole in Austin

However, the Honda rider will start fourth after getting penalised by race stewards for "slow riding on the racing line and disturbing another rider". "I went out, and unfortunately I didn't expect Maverick [Vinales] to arrive behind me because I was focused on Andrea [Iannone], who was waiting ahead and who I knew could be very fast".

World News 17 dead after 2 dragon boats overturn in China
Author: 0 17 dead after 2 dragon boats overturn in China

At the same time, another boat came full of paddlers and got capsized, the pictures showed. The CCTV footage shows that the sudden powerful current of the river is responsible for the incident. The Agency also reports that police are investigating, two of the organizers of the training heats detained. The festival is celebrated near the summer solstice and commemorates the death of poet and minister, Qu Yuan, from the third century B.C.

World News OPCW experts take samples in Syria's Douma
Author: 0 OPCW experts take samples in Syria's Douma

France , the USA and the United Kingdom have accused Russian Federation of blocking OPCW inspectors from reaching Douma , saying that Russian Federation and Syria might have tampered with the evidence. Douma hospital workers who stayed in the town after the army recaptured it have said that none of the people injured on the night of the attack were exposed to chemical weapons .

World News Watson century powers Chennai past Rajasthan in IPL
Author: 0 Watson century powers Chennai past Rajasthan in IPL

When the openers were dismissed, CSK had 32 runs on the board in the eighth over. Bhuvneshwar delivers a good over. Suresh Raina comes to the crease. The game seemed in the balance and heading towards a thriller, but the challenge ended in the 18th over when Williamson was brilliantly caught by Ravindra Jadeja running in from long-on.

World News Rebels set to quit enclave northeast of Damascus
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But the single volley of air strikes, hitting three targets far from any frontline, had no effect on the wider war which has killed 500,000 people and made more than half of Syrians homeless. Thousands of homes had been destroyed in Yarmouk in the past four days of fighting, UNRWA spokesman Chris Gunness said. "Yarmouk has been transformed into a death camp, like one of the lower regions of hell".

World News Mitt Romney Faces GOP Primary in Utah
Author: 0 Mitt Romney Faces GOP Primary in Utah

Mr. Trump has thrown his support behind Romney . Which means Kennedy, who captured 50.18 p.c of the delegate vote, and Romney (49.12 p.c) will face one another in a GOP major election June 26. Romney was considered the political favorite by political observers and U.S. President Donald Trump endorsed Romney in February. Romney is probably best known due to his chairmanship of the 2002 Winter Olympics, that were held from their country in Utah, and due to the fact he was the very first ...

World News PM Modi issues gag orders again to party motormouths
Author: 0 PM Modi issues gag orders again to party motormouths

The moment we see a camera, we jump to make a statement as if we are great social scientists or experts. and then these ill-informed statements are used by media. Engaging in small talk and maligning the entire medical fraternity in India with a broad brush on foreign soil was certainly not expected out of the prime minister of the country.IMA expresses its displeasure on your unfortunate remarks", IMA Secretary-General Dr RN Tandon said to ANI .

World News Justice Department watchdog investigating leaked Comey Me Mos
Author: 0 Justice Department watchdog investigating leaked Comey Me Mos

Comey's interview with Maddow on Thursday came just a few hours after Giuliani announced that he was joining Trump's legal defense team in the Russian Federation collusion investigation led by Special Counsel Robert Mueller. There's also the silence from the FBI on the investigation into Russia's involvement in meddling prior to the 2016 election and the potential connection to Trump and his people.

World News Pippa Middleton is pregnant with her first child
Author: 0 Pippa Middleton is pregnant with her first child

The Duchess of Cambridge's younger sister, 34, and financier husband James Matthews , 42, are said to be overjoyed. According to the British newspaper, Kate - who is due to give birth herself any day now - was the first to hear her 34-year-old sister's happy news.

World News Things to Know About the Comey Memos
Author: 0 Things to Know About the Comey Memos

Shouldn't he have informed the viewers that he was a top campaign aide for then-Gov. He said that as Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director, he had the authority to share information with the media and that he permitted subordinates to do so in this case to correct a false narrative that he had tried to stymie an Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into the Clinton Foundation.

World News FAA to issue directive to inspect 737 engines
Author: 0 FAA to issue directive to inspect 737 engines

As the investigation continues, the Federal Avation Administration says it will issue a directive ordering inspections of the same engines once they've made a certain number of take-offs and landings. Last year, the agency estimated that an order would cover 220 engines on US airlines, and each Boeing 737 has two CFM engines. "The public should be anxious (because) a manufacturer sent out a warning, and Southwest and others didn't do it", said Mary Schiavo, a former inspector general of ...

World News Nashville Police looking for gunman who killed 3 at Waffle House
Author: 0 Nashville Police looking for gunman who killed 3 at Waffle House

While this is an active investigation, we defer all questions about the incident o the Metro Police in Nashville. Someone visiting the Waffle House wrestled the rifle away from the shooter. Authorities said the gunman arrived in a vehicle registered to Reinking, though the gunman was last seen walking away from the scene nude. Reinking was last seen walking south down Murfreesboro Pike with black trousers and no shirt.

World News Barca wins 4th Copa del Rey title in row
Author: 0 Barca wins 4th Copa del Rey title in row

With Barcelona preparing to face Sevilla in tonight's Copa del Rey final in Madrid, the atmosphere at the team camp in the Spanish capital was this morning rocked by Mundo Deportivo's revelations over the future of coach Ernesto Valverde .

World News China defends Pakistan after Modi's
Author: 0 China defends Pakistan after Modi's "terror export factory" remarks

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today met her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi and discussed a host of bilateral issues and ways to step up the pace of high-level interactions to improve their relationship. Following the Dokalam standoff a year ago both countries increased dialogue to scale down tensions and improve relations with talks at various levels.

World News Milind Soman and Ankita Konwar rubbish break-up reports with a picture
Author: 0 Milind Soman and Ankita Konwar rubbish break-up reports with a picture

The groom was seen dressed in a white kurta and Ankita in a bright yellow lehenga . The two, who are both fitness freaks, have constantly kept their fans updated with their intimate pictures and moments together. In some pictures garlands can be seen while in another Ankita can be seen sporting mehndi as she poses with Milind. A twitter user posted, " milind soman is getting married and i'm so happy for him but simultaneously i want to curl up in my bed and cry for the next 658 ...

World News 'World's Oldest Person' Nabi Tajima Dies In Japan At 117
Author: 0 'World's Oldest Person' Nabi Tajima Dies In Japan At 117

Born August 4, 1900 , Tajima is reported to have over 160 descendants with great-great-great grandchildren among them. An official confirmed to the Associated Press that Nabi died of old age and had been hospitalised since January . Yoshida lives south of Tokyo in Kanagawa prefecture, and is due to turn 117 in 10 days. She is 116 years old. There are around 68,000 people aged 100 or older in the country, the government said past year.

World News UFC Fight Night 128: Barboza vs. Lee Results
Author: 0 UFC Fight Night 128: Barboza vs. Lee Results

Lee is keen to put October's third round loss to Tony Ferguson behind him, in what was a clash for the interim championship. Nurmagomedov's most recent victory before winning the title against Al Iaquinta came over Barboza at UFC 219 in December.

World News US, Europe to order emergency inspections of engines after Southwest crash
Author: 0 US, Europe to order emergency inspections of engines after Southwest crash

U.S. aviation officials have ordered emergency inspections of hundreds of airplane engines just days after a woman died on a Southwest plane that suffered an engine explosion. An EASA spokesman declined to comment. The National Transportation Safety Board is still investigating. Each inspection of the engines, which power Boeing 737 aircraft, takes about four hours, according to CFM International, a joint venture between America's GE Aviation and France's Safran Aircraft Engines.

World News Syracuse University Students Voice Anger Of Racist Fraternity Video
Author: 0 Syracuse University Students Voice Anger Of Racist Fraternity Video

The video, posted to the fraternity's secret Facebook group, "Tau of Theta Tau", shows the brothers pledging to always hold hatred for black, Hispanic, and Jewish people. "The young man playing the part of this character nor the young man being roasted do not hold any of the frightful views espoused as a part of that sketch", they said in a statement.

World News Russian Federation says Trump invited Putin to US
Author: 0 Russian Federation says Trump invited Putin to US

Mr Lavrov is reported to have said President Trump returned to the subject of an invitation a few times during a phone call with President Putin. Russian Federation has revealed it warned the United States about "red lines" it should not cross before it launched airstrikes on Syria.

World News Trump Considering Pardon for Late Boxer Jack Johnson
Author: 0 Trump Considering Pardon for Late Boxer Jack Johnson

Could Jack Johnson receive a presidential pardon more than 70 years after his death? Johnson, a former heavyweight champion, was arrested in 1912 on suspicion of violating the Mann Act - which forbid people from transporting women across state lines for "immoral purposes".

World News Siddaramaiah to decide on contesting from Badami after consulting Congress high command
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JDS had followed a similar strategy in earlier elections also. He has been booked under Section 125 of Representation of People Act and IPC Sections 153A and 295A. Kumaraswamy is set to contest from two constituencies -Ramanagara and Channapatna - in forthcoming polls. A Kuruba leader, Eshwarappa, who has served as BJP state president in the past, had previous year led a battle against Yeddyuappa's "unilateral" style of functioning by leading "Rayanna Brigade", an "apolitical forum" of Dalits ...

Author: 0 EPS for CNX Midstream Partners LP (CNXM) forecasted at $0.39

The stock underperformed the S&P 500 by 36.99%. By selling 45,563 shares Argyll Research Llc made the stock sank with 21.10%. The institutional investor held 443,645 shares of the precious metals company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $6.42 million, up from 358,420 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

World News Mnuchin, finance ministers talk US trade policy
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According to the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) report, while global trade will be overshadowed by the ongoing dispute between China and the USA, appetite for new free-trade deals will continue in the rest of the world including those involving India.

World News Hundreds of students leave Benicia High for National School Walkout
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Students at Kingsburg High also organized a walkout, but after being told by the district they would be reprimanded if they left campus, the students made a decision to keep their protest on school grounds. Students at both schools walked out of their classes at 9:45 a.m. ECS students gathered together in the parking lot, holding their signs high, while those at SCHS walked across the street to Brooking Park.

World News Chemical weapons cover-up suspected in Syria as inspectors remain blocked
Author: 0 Chemical weapons cover-up suspected in Syria as inspectors remain blocked

France has said it is "very likely" that proof has disappeared, and the USA has accused the Russians and Syrians of tampering with evidence. The US-led strike in Syria was conducted in the wake of unverified reports about an alleged chemical attack in Douma, despite the fact that the probe into the incident was only due to start.

World News Sessions: I'll Quit if Rosenstein is Fired
Author: 0 Sessions: I'll Quit if Rosenstein is Fired

The Post said Sessions asked McGahn for information on a meeting between Rosenstein and the president. However, "another person familiar with the exchange said Sessions did not intend to threaten the White House but rather wanted to convey the untenable position that Rosenstein's firing would put him in".