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World News Viviani wins 2nd stage of Giro d'Italia in Tel Aviv
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Australia's Rohan Dennis took the race leader's pink jersey off reigning champion Tom Dumoulin as Italy's Elia Viviani won the Giro d'Italia second stage in Tel Aviv on Saturday. Having previously held the race leader's jersey at both the Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana, this was the first time Dennis had managed to hold onto one for more than a day.

World News Turkey to stay in Afrin till security ensured: Erdogan
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Ekşioğlu, who is from the same province as President Erdogan, will be the youngest MP in Turkish history if elected. In recent months, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim and Erdogan have given speeches to district-level party congresses each weekend which have always been broadcast live.

World News 27 killed in fresh Kaduna attack
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The dare-devil armed bandits stormed Gwaska village around 2:30pm on Saturday, killing 27 persons and setting many houses ablaze. But the security measure did not prevent the suspects from attacking the area. They set homes alight and fired shots, causing people to flee in panic - many straight towards the gunmen. "Kaduna State Government is deeply committed to overcoming the unfortunate criminality and banditry being carried out against innocent citizens in Birnin Gwari local government".

World News Afghanistan: 13 killed in Khost city blast
Author: 0 Afghanistan: 13 killed in Khost city blast

BBC reporter Ahmad Shah was killed in a separate attack in Khost province. The death toll for the bombing of a mosque in eastern Afghanistan has risen to 14, including a woman, an official said. The parliamentary elections planned for October would be the first held in Afghanistan since 2014, but repeated attacks have delayed voter registration.

World News Pak interior minister shot on shoulder in suspected assassination bid
Author: 0 Pak interior minister shot on shoulder in suspected assassination bid

Ahsan Iqbal was returning to his auto when he was attacked by a 22-year-old man who fired at close range. The Punjab government, confirming the arrest, said the suspect "is being interrogated by the police". "Prayers for quick recovery!" The poll will pit the PMLN against the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party (PTI) led by former cricket star Imran Khan. "Police are investigating the attack and we will know how he (attacker) was able to reach so close to the minister", he said.

World News Trump says he'd 'love to' talk to Mueller, wants fairness
Author: 0 Trump says he'd 'love to' talk to Mueller, wants fairness

If Cohen loaned Trump $130,000 by making the payment to Stormy Daniels so that her story wouldn't come out before the election, that loan would have had to have been reported. If the payment were wholly personal, said Richard L. Hasen, an expert in election law at the University of California, Irvine, there would be no campaign finance violations.

World News Giuliani will 'get his facts straight'
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The new revelations about Cohen's financial maneuvers add color to his role as Trump's fixer, who the billionaire businessman has dispatched over the years to extinguish legal fires on his behalf. Trump: "I've never been so scared and horny at the same time ". Potter argued Trump's campaign then broke the rules by accepting the money and not disclosing it.

World News Lebanon votes in first parliamentary election for nine years
Author: 0 Lebanon votes in first parliamentary election for nine years

After the 1975-1990 civil war, the balance between Shiites, Sunnis and Christians - the main sects among 18 official ones - preserves a stability that always seems on the verge of collapse, but, for the past decade at least, has not. Other voters explained that they refused to endorse their usual candidate because of an unsavoury alliance on a list that the new voting system no longer allows them to modify.

Author: 0 N. Korea Warns of US Continued Sanctions, Pressure

Critics said Trump - who has railed about North Korea's brutal treatment of another detainee, American college student Otto Warmbier - missed an opportunity to enact an early concession from the Kim regime. "The president has not asked the Pentagon to provide options for reducing American forces stationed in South Korea ", Bolton said. But despite the realism there is a complete lack of the tension visitors feel when they set foot on what former United States president Bill Clinton once ...

World News Marxism Inspired Deep Changes in China, Says Xi Jinping
Author: 0 Marxism Inspired Deep Changes in China, Says Xi Jinping

It shows Marx in a frock coat striding forward. Noting that the sometime journalist and lifelong atheist remains, although dead, a "teacher of revolution for the proletariat and working people all over the world", Xi has decreed that all party members must read the works of Marx and seek to adopt the German's socialist thinking as not only a "way of life" but also as a "spiritual pursuit", cited by the South China Morning Post (SCMP).

World News J&K: Encounter breaks out between militants, security forces in Shopian
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The encounter broke out when the security forces were carrying out combing and search operation in the area. Fighting this year has left 120 dead, according to officials, including 22 civilians, 67 militants and 28 security forces. The rebels refused an offer to surrender, triggering a fierce gun battle, Vaid told AFP. Separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, too, had shared the video and accused the CRPF of "murder".

World News Coalmine blast kills 16 in southwest Pakistan
Author: 0 Coalmine blast kills 16 in southwest Pakistan

The rescue work is still in process at the mine, as it is feared that some people remained buried under the debris very deep. Chief Inspector of Mines Iftikhar Ahmad said the death toll rose after five more bodies were recovered from a mine in Margit area near Quetta , the provincial capital of Balochistan.

World News Abbasi says will agree on opposition's name for caretaker PM
Author: 0 Abbasi says will agree on opposition's name for caretaker PM

Mr Abbasi's words about "aliens holding election" echoed the remarks made by ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif two days ago: "Our contest is not with Pakistan Peoples Party co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman Imran Khan but with the aliens".

World News APC Ward Congress delayed in Kaduna LGAs
Author: 0 APC Ward Congress delayed in Kaduna LGAs

Naija News understand that the acting Chairman of the Ondo State APC, Mr. Ade Adetimehin , and the Governor of the state have been accused by some interest group in the party of planning to disenfranchise some members of the party in order to pave the way for their candidates at the forthcoming ward congress.

World News United States demands China slash trade surplus
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Crucial trade talks between the USA and China have resulted in an exchange of lists of demands between the two sides. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because of the confidential nature of the talks. "It is not my objective to change the Chinese system", said Lighthizer. A USA official confirmed the authenticity of a document making that and other requests presented to China ahead of trade talks that ended in Beijing Friday.

World News FBI officers Jim Baker, Lisa Web page resign from bureau
Author: 0 FBI officers Jim Baker, Lisa Web page resign from bureau

James Baker , who served as the FBI's top lawyer and was one of Comey's closests aides before being reassigned under current director Christopher Wray, resigned Friday, reported The New York Times . She reportedly briefly worked on Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe into alleged collusion between the Trump team and Russian Federation, before returning to work with the FBI's legal team.

World News Countries push ADB to raise lending rates for middle-income Asia
Author: 0 Countries push ADB to raise lending rates for middle-income Asia

To a question, Barrow said: "ADB is heavily engaged with the public sector in power distribution system, however private sector can help even more to bring efficiency in distribution system". "We have taken into account the financial deficit that Nepal is likely to face while allocating additional budgets at the provincial and local levels under the new governance system that the country has adopted", said Hun Kim, director general at South Asia department of ADB, adding that ADB is now ...

World News John McCain Accuses Donald Trump
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Stylistically, she seemed to be nearly completely at odds with McCain, a deeply conservative traditionalist who prefers military wars to cultural ones. Biden said in an interview. The most serious comments are reserved for Mr. Trump's tolerance of Russian President Vladimir Putin, saying it was "shameful" when Mr.

World News Tens of thousands rally against President Emmanuel Macron in Paris
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Authorities warned protesters against violating public order after May Day demonstrations witnessed rioting and clashes with police. Protesters and activists gather at a square in Paris , France, Saturday, May 5, 2018. The carnivalesque atmosphere follows a tense May Day rally in Paris , when hundreds of masked and hooded anarchists torched cars and hurled rocks at police on Tuesday, hijacking a demonstration called by labour unions.

World News Tester feud draws attention to Montana Senate race
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After all, didn't Rear Admiral Ronny Jackson voluntarily withdraw from consideration before there was even a hearing on his nomination? White House records that were created by Obama appointees during the Obama presidency debunk these fabricated allegations ("WH: Records dispute Jackson allegations", news, April 28).

World News MH370 search uncovers shipwrecks from 19th Century
Author: 0 MH370 search uncovers shipwrecks from 19th Century

Over three years, searchers combed over some 274,000 square miles (710,000 square kilometers), an area slightly larger than the state of Texas, but managed to find only a few pieces of debris from the Boeing 777. But Anderson doubted that the identities of the two deepest wrecks found in the Indian Ocean would ever be confirmed without a wealthy private benefactor due to their depth and remoteness.

World News Donald Trump compares London Hospital to 'war zone' in gun defense
Author: 0 Donald Trump compares London Hospital to 'war zone' in gun defense

They were brutally killed by a small group of terrorists, that had guns. Speaking at a pro-gun rally hosted by the National Rifle Association (NRA), the USA president claimed that knife crime in London is so bad that one hospital is "like a war zone for frightful stabbing wounds" with " blood all over the floors ".

World News Russian opposition leader Navalny detained
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Opposition leader Alexei Navalny was once again arrested and detained. In Moscow , riot police detained some protesters, while men, in traditional Cossack dress, were seen beating some of the demonstrators as a police helicopter flew above the crowd.

World News South Carolina Almost Banned Abortions During a Senate Vote Last Night
Author: 0 South Carolina Almost Banned Abortions During a Senate Vote Last Night

Some South Carolina gubernatorial candidates say passing term limit legislation for the General Assembly will fix what they call corruption problems in the state . If passed, it would be the most restrictive abortion law in the nation. It is estimated to cover 97% of abortions in SC. Many pro-life Republicans "were visibly frustrated" early Friday "after they had spent all week holding out hope that Democrats would tire of delaying the bill", according to the Post and Courier .

World News US Navy Fleet Will Deploy to Combat Russia's Resurgence
Author: 0 US Navy Fleet Will Deploy to Combat Russia's Resurgence

Since then, however, Russian Federation has become more assertive, flexing its military muscles in conflicts such as those in Ukraine and Syria, and tensions between Moscow and Washington have increased. Richardson was in Norfolk for a change of command ceremony for U.S. Fleet Forces Command. Restarting the command was recommended in the Navy study done following the two deadly ship collisions previous year that killed a total of 17 sailors.

Author: 0 BP Midstream Partners GP (BPMP) to Release Earnings on Thursday

Oasis Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:OMP)'s earnings per share has been growing at a 0 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as 0 percent. The stock of Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SHLX) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, November 29 by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock of Enable Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:ENBL) earned "Buy" rating by UBS on Friday, March 2.

World News Asian Cup: Constantine confident India can qualify for knockouts
Author: 0 Asian Cup: Constantine confident India can qualify for knockouts

Rajevac went on to dismiss the rankings and stated that he believes that Thailand will manage to advance to the knockout stage. Coach Felix Sanchez is confident his players can put the diplomatic dispute between Qatar and neighbouring Saudi Arabia aside and focus on their performance after the two countries were drawn to face one another at next year's Asian Cup.

World News Working for Trump, Giuliani Attacks His Law-Enforcement Roots
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President Donald Trump's explanation for why he fired FBI Director James Comey has shifted again. "I would love to speak because we've done nothing wrong". It's still unclear whether Mueller's investigators will be able to ask Trump any questions - or whether these are the ones they would ask. Several questions on a list of possible inquiries obtained by The New York Times relate to the possibility of obstruction of justice.

World News Oil Prices Up As Iran Deal Hangs In The Balance
Author: 0 Oil Prices Up As Iran Deal Hangs In The Balance

He said the United States had "consistently violated the nuclear deal, particularly by bullying others to preventing businesses to return to Iran". The May 12 deadline for announcements on potential new USA sanctions on Iran bolstered the market, said Bob Yawger, director at Mizuho.

World News Pruitt's top spokesperson leaving EPA
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Under Bowman, the EPA's press shop aggressively defended Pruitt's work, often in news releases singling out news outlets and reporters whose coverage the agency said was misleading or inaccurate. Kelly, an old friend of Pruitt's from their home state of Oklahoma, was fined $125,000 by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation before it banned him from banking entirely a year ago.

World News Severe Thunderstorm Watch Until 8PM
Author: 0 Severe Thunderstorm Watch Until 8PM

The ingredients are more or less there...however will such a line of storms, each fighting for instability...there are still questions about how all this will come together in terms of the actual severe weather we receive in KC. A severe storm typically brings strong winds that can cause significant damage to structures, hail and the chance of tornadoes. "This system won't be as severe or see as much rainfall with totals measuring ½ to 1 inch".

World News Michael Skakel case: Court throws out conviction of Kennedy cousin
Author: 0 Michael Skakel case: Court throws out conviction of Kennedy cousin

Skakel, a cousin of Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and nephew of Ethel Kennedy, the widow of U.S. Senator Robert F. Kennedy, was sentenced to 20 years in prison before he was freed on bail when state Superior Court Judge Thomas Bishop ruled that his attorney had failed to provide an effective trial defense.

World News Karnataka election: PM Modi addresses rally in Tumkur
Author: 0 Karnataka election: PM Modi addresses rally in Tumkur

He said that "Nadaprabhu Kempegowda Fund" will be set up with Rs 2500 crore to clean and revive the lakes and rivers of Bengaluru and also free Bengalureans from the water tanker mafia in the process. # 02:25 PM: PM Modi takes a jib at Congress, says after the Karnataka results, Congress will become PPP Congress- Punjab, Puducherry and Parivar Congress.