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World News Man who disarmed Waffle House shooter raises $171K for victims
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Waffle House's Director of Public Relations and External Affairs Pat Warner confirmed the announcement to Fox News Friday, sharing that the communities of Antioch and Nashville "really came out" for the April 25 reopening of the restaurant where suspect Travis Reinking's violent rampage unfolded .

World News Prince Louis: Surprise choice for royal baby name
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Kensington Palace first announced the name of the baby boy on Friday, revealing he will be referred to as, "His Royal Highness Prince Louis of Cambridge". George was the third most popular boy's name in the United Kingdom in 2016 and Charlotte climbed to the 12th most popular girl's name. The Duke of Cambridge was present for the birth.

World News NOT WELCOME: London Mayor TAUNTS Trump Ahead of UK Visit
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This isn't the first time Trump has attempted a visit. Johnson also denied that having a working visit instead of a state visit was a snub. Truly though, the most fabulous piece of activism against Trump's visit that we've come across is the Drag Protest Against Trump's UK Visit .

World News Taiwan President Tsai says willing to meet China's Xi 'for peace'
Author: 0 Taiwan President Tsai says willing to meet China's Xi 'for peace'

The account identified B-52s with the call signs HERO01 and HERO02 departing Anderson Air Force Base and heading toward the South China Sea, refueling along the way from US Air Force KC-135 tanker aircraft. "We have strong will, full confidence and sufficient ability to defeat separatist attempts for "Taiwan independence" in any form, and safeguard national sovereignty and territorial integrity", Ma said, according to Xinhua .

World News Titans Move Up Three Spots To Select Alabama's Evans
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The Titans, who originally possessed the No. 25 pick, traded up to take the Baltimore Ravens original pick at No. 22. Tennessee received Baltimore's Round 1 (22) and a sixth-round pick in exchange for the Titans Round 1 (25) and a fourth-round pick.

World News North Korea sued by parents of former detainee Otto Warmbier
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Forced to make what his parents said was a "false confession", he was sentenced to 15 years' hard labor. The 22-page complaint outlines in blunt terms the adverse fortunes of Warmbier after he went on a five-day tour to North Korea run by a China-based tour operator, prior to taking up a study program in Hong Kong.

World News Migrant caravan at US-Mexico border prepares for mass crossing
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Migrants began arriving by bus on Tuesday at a shelter that was a five minute-walk from the border and within sight of a United States flag fluttering under an overpass linking the two countries. With the help of the advocacy organization Pueblo Sin Fronteras, they organized en masse as a way to protect themselves from the perils of traveling alone and to shed light on their struggle as migrants .

World News Senate ethics committee formally admonishes Sen. Menendez
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Melgen under these circumstances demonstrated poor judgment, and it risked undermining the public's confidence in the Senate", the letter reads. The Ethics Committee findings complete a winding, six-year saga in which the New Jersey senator was accused of corrupt dealings to benefit a political donor, Melgen, only to see his prosecution end in a mistrial in November after 10 weeks in court.

World News Economy grew 2.3 percent in first quarter
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Real GDP grew at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 2.3% during the first quarter of 2018, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis's "advance" estimate, down from 2.9% in the fourth quarter. Despite the slowdown, this year's economic growth did come in stronger than what economists had expected. However, they should be cognizant of the likelihood of a spring-back in the second quarter, which has also regularly occurred.

World News Wisconsin Refinery Explosion Is Health Risk, Experts Say; Residents Evacuated
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An evacuation order has been lifted an explosion and fire at a Wisconsin refinery, WLS-TV reports . But then authorities announced the evacuation order would remain and be re-evaluated throughout the night. "We found consistent low trace levels well below any health standards virtually everywhere that we went for volatile chemicals, particulates and dust, the kinds of things that can adhere to smoke", Morrison said.

World News Seven students killed in knife attack at Chinese school
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The attack happened in Mizhi county in the northwestern province of Shaanxi, the brief report said, adding 12 students were injured. The suspect is in police custody, officials said. The man had entered the school in the afternoon, claiming that he was there to pick up his son. The suspect confessed during preliminary police interrogation that the stabbing was a revenge attack on students from the middle school, where he studied and was bullied by his classmates.

World News Witnesses claim Douma chemical attack was staged
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Russian Federation has organized the briefing on Thursday at the headquarters of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons with about 15 Syrians, including at least three young children. His comments came a day after worldwide donors pledged an estimated $4.4 billion in humanitarian aid for Syria and neighbors sheltering its refugees in 2018, falling significantly short of the more than $7 billion the United Nations is seeking.

World News Security Forces' Good Run Continues, 60 Maoists Surrender in Chhattisgarh
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Sinha informed that the Maoists included 40 men and 20 women. There were no immediate reports of casualties among the security forces. The encounter took place in hills of Aipenta and Marimalla near Telangana border. The official, however, denied that Kowasi was a police informer. Police said eight bodies were recovered by security personnel, with Awasthi adding that "they may have been more deaths or injuries to the Maoists".

World News US President Donald Trump to visit Britain on Friday July 13th
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Macron has been one of the few European leaders to develop a strong relationship with Trump, one that has manifested itself during this visit through extended handshakes and rounds of praise from the US president. Donald Trump has been urged by right-wing Tories to steer clear of London during his visit to Britain to avoid facing protests from "immature" demonstrators.

World News Rahul Gandhi question's Modi's authority on calling Siddaramaiah's government as corrupt
Author: 0 Rahul Gandhi question's Modi's authority on calling Siddaramaiah's government as corrupt

He urged workers to endeavour to achieve the same goal in the only big state the Congress still rules, apart from Punjab. "Now Mr Modi is trying to take 8 of them from jail, into the Vidhan Sabha", the Gandhi Scion tweeted. Terming the Karnataka polls a fight between two ideologies, Gandhi said on one side, there was the Congress, while on the other, the BJP-RSS. Karnataka is the only south Indian state where the BJP formed a government on its own.

World News Ronny Jackson withdraws from consideration for VA chief
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Mr Trump is bidding to fulfil several election promises related to Veterans Affairs - the second largest department in the government, responsible for nine million former servicemen across 1,700 state health facilities. The Post was unable to confirm the report's description that Jackson was once "passed out drunk in his hotel room" when a White House official needed medical attention.

World News 'Total Witch Hunt!' Trump Reacts to Declassified House Intel Report
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The Republican report's conclusions are fiercely opposed by Democrats and other critics who contend the committee did not do their due diligence in investigating connections between President Trump's associates and the Kremlin. It calls the Russian campaign to affect USA politics 'nothing novel, ' and calls the US government response to the Russian campaign 'slow and inconsistent'.

World News Delhi Daredevils vs Kolkata Knight Riders Live Score, Live Streaming, Line-Ups
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The young batsman showed that he has the heart for a fight when he took it upon himself to steer the side against Kings XI Punjab .He nearly pulled it off but fell short by one big shot. Australian quick Mitchell Johnson has got only two games so far. The match will be played on the pitch of Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi. Now it will have to see will Delhi Daredevils be able to win the match on their home ground.

World News JB Bickerstaff agrees on 3-year deal as Grizzlies head coach
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Memphis has made a decision to keep its coaching search in house, giving Bickerstaff the chance to lead this roster through its rebuild. Bickerstaff replaced David Fizdale on November 27 after a 7-12 start by the Grizzlies. Bickerstaff went 15-48 as interim coach and, overall, the Grizzlies were 22-60 in 2017-18. Bickerstaff was an assistant coach for 11 seasons before the interim role with the Rockets, including stops with Charlotte, Minnesota and Houston.

World News Pelicans Considering Offering DeMarcus Cousins Shorter-Term Contract
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New Orleans would love to have Cousins back with Anthony Davis in the front-court next season. The Warriors defeated the San Antonio Spurs , closing out their series in five games Tuesday. Throughout the course of the 2017-18 National Basketball Association season, Cousins averaged 25.2 points per game to go along with 12.9 rebounds and 1.6 blocks per game.

World News Turkish court sentences Cumhuriyet journalists to jail time
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More than 50,000 people were arrested and 150,000 sacked or suspended from their jobs in the aftermath of the attempted coup, including journalists, police, military personnel, teachers and public servants. "As we always say they can not intimidate Cumhuriyet newspaper which will continue to tell the truth to its readers", he said. "The 7-1/2 year sentence has no meaning for me", Sabuncu said.

World News Karnataka polls 2018: Congress releases election manifesto
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Quick tutorial: "IT contribution at $300Bn is approx 9.6x of the Karnataka state budget, which is 2,09,181 cr for FY 2018-19 (approx 31Bn)", BJP's IT department in-charge Amit Malviya said in a tweet. Days after he was ridiculed by the Congress over his habit of giving warm hugs to global leaders with whom he shares good relations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that he is a common man and not aware of laid protocols.

World News Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta to announce next move Friday
Author: 0 Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta to announce next move Friday

Since then, he has received praise from former team-mates, opponents and football dignitaries, with club president Josep Maria Bartomeu hailing him as Barcelona's most important player of the last decade. "It's very hard for me". Meanwhile, Iniesta has played 125 times for Spain, winning the 2008 and 2012 European Championships and, of course, the 2010 World Cup.

World News Nine youths die in Israel flash flooding
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Israeli rescue services personnel operate near the site where a group of Israeli youths was swept away by a flash flood, near the Zafit river bed, south to the Dead Sea, Israel , April 26, 2018. "It's just an impossible situation". "Police & Emergency teams working together after flash floods struck the south of Israel near the Dead Sea where students were on a day trip", police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld tweeted.

World News Trump backs US bid for 2026 World Cup
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The US-led bid, which would feature matches in 23-cities across the US, Mexico, and Canada, has seen an unexpectedly strong challenge from Morocco, which has never before hosted the tournament. Trump met this week with France President Emmanuel Macron. Ahmad Ahmad, president of the Confederation of African Football, has urged European countries to support Morocco.

World News BSO deputies say they have no confidence in Sheriff Israel
Author: 0 BSO deputies say they have no confidence in Sheriff Israel

Israel attended an annual ceremony on Thursday morning for fallen deputies while waiting for the results of the no-confidence vote. The affiliation, a chapter of the Worldwide Union of Police Associations, cited the nationwide criticism surrounding Israel and his workplace following the mass capturing at Marjory Stoneman Douglas Excessive Faculty on February 14.