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World News Fresh Israel missile attack reportedly targets Iran base in Syria
Author: 0 Fresh Israel missile attack reportedly targets Iran base in Syria

The reported strikes targeted an "arms depot belonging to Hezbollah and the Iranians", according Rami Abdel Rahman, the director of the Syrian Observatory for Human rights, according to the AFP. Occasional clashes have erupted between Israel and the Syrian regime and its Hizbollah ally in the Golan Heights, occupied by Israel since 1967. In an interview late last month, Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman vowed to strike at any attempt by Iran to establish a "military foothold" in ...

World News Arsene Wenger 'Surprised' At Job Offers As He Prepares For Arsenal Farewell
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger 'Surprised' At Job Offers As He Prepares For Arsenal Farewell

Asked what kind of role he would be interested in, he said: "That's what I have to decide". At the moment I haven't analysed or considered anything. However I am not analysing or contemplating something. Allegri , who is set to deliver a fourth successive Serie A title with Juventus , is reportedly the front-runner but there is also talk that the likes of Carlo Ancelotti and Luis Enrique - both now out of work - could also be targeted.

World News Personality Quiz: How well would you do in the Eurovision Song Contest?
Author: 0 Personality Quiz: How well would you do in the Eurovision Song Contest?

So, in total, the competition will be attended by 43 countries. Tomorrow the whole country will be cheering for our participant. Recall that the Ukrainian singer Zlata ognevich, who in 2013 took third place at the global song contest " Eurovision " on its official YouTube channel unveiled the first vlog for all those interested in this massive event and betting bookmakers.

Author: 0 EKU's Elsa Moberly completes first round of NCAA Golf Regional

The top six teams advance to the national tournament. That's good for a tie for fourth place with Oregon State and three shots clear of a three-way Big Ten tie for sixth a 1-over featuring Illinois, Northwestern and THE Ohio State University.

World News US Senator John McCain 'not expected' to return to work
Author: 0 US Senator John McCain 'not expected' to return to work

John McCain 2017 is struggling with an aggressive form of brain cancer. According to those close to McCain that list includes just one person: Trump . "Yes. Thank you, Whoopi. I agree a hundred percent with her". Struck by the unusualness of this statement, some on Twitter suggested it would probably make little to no difference if Trump attended the funeral , as long as McCain attended himself, insisting that death couldn't be used as an excuse to sanctify McCain .

World News Mueller reportedly investigating Russian oligarch Viktor Vekselberg's payments to Michael Cohen
Author: 0 Mueller reportedly investigating Russian oligarch Viktor Vekselberg's payments to Michael Cohen

Investigators also asked Vekselberg about donations the head of his U.S. affiliate made to Trump's inaugural fund and campaign funds, sources said. "Within approximately 75 days of the payment to Ms. Vekselberg, who is one of the subjects of recent USA sanctions, is one of two Russian oligarchs stopped by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents earlier this after their planes landed in NY.

World News The US and Philippines began joint military exercises
Author: 0 The US and Philippines began joint military exercises

Lt. Gen. Lawrence Nicholson, the U.S. director for the "Balikatan" or "shoulder-to-shoulder" drills, told reporters 8,000 Filipino and American soldiers, airmen, marines and sailors were expected to participate in the Balikatan drills. "This year, we will also train for man-made disasters like, for example, a chemical attack", she said in broken English. The exercises will feature amphibious beach landings, live-fire manoeuvres and combat drills in mock urban settings to train special forces ...

World News What the GDPR means for your business?
Author: 0 What the GDPR means for your business?

The EU GDPR compliance requirements are stricter than comparable regulations for handling personal information in the US, such as HIPAA and FERPA. This is a question many Indian startups and enterprises are grappling with as Europe races to embrace GDPR regulations coming into force by 25 May.

World News GOP: Pelosi will raise taxes! Pelosi:
Author: 0 GOP: Pelosi will raise taxes! Pelosi: "Accurate!"

Some Democratic candidates have pledged not to support Pelosi for House minority leader - or speaker of the House, if Democrats take back control of the chamber in November. "I can't even think about not winning", she said. "Yeah. You have to believe". And Pelosi may argue that her "that's accurate" comment was about rolling back certain tax cuts, though not necessarily all of them.

World News Israeli PM: Iran Seeking to Deploy Very Dangerous Weapons in Syria
Author: 0 Israeli PM: Iran Seeking to Deploy Very Dangerous Weapons in Syria

So, you can imagine the surprise when the said dessert, titled "chocolate selection from the world", came to the table. "This is disrespect of the first order". "While you cook dinner at a diplomatic meal, the minimal you are able to do is inquire in regards to the visitor". Then, the celebrity chef served up a dessert in the shape of a double-headed Trump and Netanyahu.

World News Congress hits back: Manmohan Singh chides PM, Siddaramaiah sends notice
Author: 0 Congress hits back: Manmohan Singh chides PM, Siddaramaiah sends notice

Office bearers of party's wings relating to scheduled castes, scheduled tribes, women, youth, farmers, minorities and other backward classes will attend the meeting which BJP president Amit Shah will also address. The Congress chief said that increasing prices of fuel were a symbol of the failure of the central government. Sonia Gandhi said that Modi speaks "wrong wherever he goes".

World News Torture claims, destroyed videos shadow Trump's Central Intelligence Agency pick
Author: 0 Torture claims, destroyed videos shadow Trump's Central Intelligence Agency pick

It will be hard for the people who work for her to hear that. Her hearing is set for Wednesday. Republican Sen. John McCain of Arizona, a prisoner of war in Vietnam, has called for the Senate to "do its job in scrutinizing the record & involvement of Gina Haspel in this disgraceful program", referring to her role in the CIA's interrogation practices.

World News Magnitude-4.5 natural disaster rocks LA metropolitan area
Author: 0 Magnitude-4.5 natural disaster rocks LA metropolitan area

While information is still coming in, the government agency said there is a low likelihood of casualties and damage. The 4.5-magnitude quake hit about 90 miles east of downtown Los Angeles, north of Cabazon in Riverside County. A small natural disaster rattled a large swath of Southern California. More than 10,000 responses had been recorded by the USGS by midmorning. On Twitter, users from across the region reported experiencing the latest spate of temblors.

World News National Nurses Week a celebration of legacy for Rochester family
Author: 0 National Nurses Week a celebration of legacy for Rochester family

Bereza began her career as a staff nurse in the medical/surgical unit of the hospital, a position she enjoyed very much because she got to provide bedside care and spend time with patients. "National Hospital Week isn't just about the dedicated employees of the facility, it's about the support from the community a hospital receives as well", said Jeff Liebman, chief executive officer of MetroWest Medical Center.

World News PhD professor among others martyred in held Kashmir
Author: 0 PhD professor among others martyred in held Kashmir

Paddar was killed with four other suspected militants, including a sociology professor at the University of Kashmir, in an encounter at Badigam in south Kashmir's Shopian . Even before his disappearance, the students had arranged a farewell party for him because he had told them that he was leaving the University of Kashmir and going to Hyderabad to teach in one of the universities.

World News Boy says he was in heaven while brain dead
Author: 0 Boy says he was in heaven while brain dead

But just a day before doctors were set to end Trenton's life support, he showed signs of cognition, and now he's slowly going through recovery. Trenton also said that when he was unconscious he found himself in an open field walking straight.

World News Subban guarantees Predators will win Game 6
Author: 0 Subban guarantees Predators will win Game 6

WINNIPEG , Manitoba (AP) - Filip Forsberg had two goals and an assist, Pekka Rinne stopped 34 shots for his second shutout of the playoffs, and the Nashville Predators beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-0 on Monday to force a decisive Game 7 in their Western Conference semifinal series.

World News Man shoots self after killing 3 people in MD home
Author: 0 Man shoots self after killing 3 people in MD home

Snyder had held his wife hostage over the weekend at their home at 22001 Brown Farm Way in Brookeville, Maryland. The suspect, Christopher Wilson Snyder, 41, allegedly fled to his home across the street after shooting the three victims. Paul Starks of Montgomery County Police Department. Snyder's wife is cooperating with the police and was the one who confirmed that she was being held against her will by her husband.

World News Armenian Protest Leader Calls Rally Ahead Of May 8 Vote
Author: 0 Armenian Protest Leader Calls Rally Ahead Of May 8 Vote

The political crisis in Armenia deteriorated after the appointment of former President Serzh Sargsyan, Prime Minister on the background of changes in form of government to a parliamentary Republic. "There will be no monopolies in our economy if I am elected". The Republican Party, which has a majority of the seats in the chamber, said last week that it would support any candidate nominated by a third of the deputies and that it would not put forth its own candidate.

World News Phnom Penh Post's sale to PR director increases media freedom fears
Author: 0 Phnom Penh Post's sale to PR director increases media freedom fears

He did not specifically address links between the newspaper's new owner and the government. BANGKOK, May 7 (Reuters) - The purchase of the Phnom Penh Post by a Malaysian whose public relations firm lists Cambodia's long-serving Prime Minister Hun Sen as a client is a "disaster" for media freedom ahead of a general election, an global rights group said on Monday.

World News China April aluminium, steel exports rise, defying US tariffs
Author: 0 China April aluminium, steel exports rise, defying US tariffs

The visit comes after senior US economic officials and their Chinese counterparts failed last week during talks in Beijing to reach an agreement to address the standoff over tariffs. China's trade surplus with the US swelled to $22.2 billion, up from $15.4 in March and the first increase since November, as exports to the USA grew at a double digit pace.

World News China hands ex-political high-flyer life sentence for graft
Author: 0 China hands ex-political high-flyer life sentence for graft

Sun was seen by some as a candidate for leading the party in 2022. His wealth was confiscated and his political rights were stripped for the rest of his life, according to the verdict. In September, the Politburo of the Central Committee chose to exclude Sun from the ranks of the party citing "violation of the party discipline". Then-party secretary of Chongqing, Sun Zhengcai, attends a plenary session of China's National People's Congress in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing in ...

World News Judge in Manafort case says Mueller's aim is to hurt Trump
Author: 0 Judge in Manafort case says Mueller's aim is to hurt Trump

He said he'll make a decision at a later date about whether Manafort's case can go forward. At a tense hearing at the federal courthouse in Alexandria, Virginia, the judge said Mueller should not have " unfettered power " in his Russian Federation probe and that the charges against Manafort did not arise from the investigation into Moscow's alleged meddling in the 2016 US election.

World News High-ranking North Korean official may be visiting China
Author: 0 High-ranking North Korean official may be visiting China

It came at a time when it seemed all hope for a peaceful resolution at the Korean Peninsula was lost. South Korea's Yonhap News Agency reported that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may have visited Dalian in Liaoning Province on Monday by a special plane, citing sources familiar with the North.

World News Stones kill tourist in J&K
Author: 0 Stones kill tourist in J&K

Thirumani was hit on his head by the stone while he was travelling along with his family between Srinagar and Kashmir's premier resort of Gulmarg. Sensitive even to the mention of stone-pelting on tourists, those engaged with tourism trade like hoteliers, handicrafts or the poor cab operators and Shikarawals are wondering whether the pelters were well wishers of significant Kashmiri population, whose sustenance lies on tourist trade.

World News Yemeni presidential palace hit by Saudi-led airstrikes
Author: 0 Yemeni presidential palace hit by Saudi-led airstrikes

Cars were charred and pools of blood covered the pavement, and many were believed to have been buried under the rubble. Turki al-Maliki told a press conference in Riyadh . The Al-Masirah TV network, run by the Shiite rebels known as Houthis who control Sanaa and much of Yemen's north, did not give a breakdown of the casualties following Monday's strike and it was not known if they included any rebel leaders.

World News Former CMs Not Entitled To Occupy Government Bungalows: SC
Author: 0 Former CMs Not Entitled To Occupy Government Bungalows: SC

The rules were meant to frustrate the SC's 2016 verdict in which it had directed six former CMs -Mayawati, Mulayam Singh, Rajnath Singh , Kalyan Singh , Ram Naresh Yadav and ND Tiwari-to vacate bungalows and set aside a rule framed by the state for giving them accommodation.

World News University of Florida president apologizes for pushy graduation usher
Author: 0 University of Florida president apologizes for pushy graduation usher

Multiple videos surfaced online of the unnamed man pulling the students as soon as they began celebrating their big moment, with many viewers calling for the man to be identified and fired. Videos were also posted on Facebook. Criticism has been pouring in after at least four graduates were pushed across the stage at UFs graduation ceremony on Saturday afternoon, with many students taking to Twitter to voice their objections.

World News TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly sunny, high near 62
Author: 0 TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly sunny, high near 62

Tonight: Mostly clear and mild with lows in the mid to upper 40's. It will be cloudy on Thursday , with a chance of showers and a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Sunday: 30 percent chance of showers/thunderstorms, partly sunny - high near 79. Tomorrow: Partly sunny, with a high at 87. Saturday Night: Partly cloudy - low around 65.

Author: 0 Early voting underway in Georgia

A list of early voting sites in Benton County can be found here. "That's the absolute last thing we want to see". Those who wish to receive a vote-by-mail ballot but haven't requested one yet must do so by Tuesday, May 29. Among the decisions voters will make will be who will face off against each other for governor in November's general election. Election officials believe that is because of the interest in the races for Pitt County Sheriff and District Attorney.

World News Manny Alicandro seeks Republican ticket in attorney general race
Author: 0 Manny Alicandro seeks Republican ticket in attorney general race

Two of the women allowed their names to be used in the article. "You can not be a champion of women when you are hitting them and choking them in bed, and saying to them, 'You're a f*cking whore, '" she said. New York's political leaders did not stay silent on the issue for long, with Gov. Andrew Cuomo promptly calling on Schneiderman to step down . "A third former romantic partner of Schneiderman's told Manning Barish and Selvaratnam that he also repeatedly subjected her to ...

World News Walmart To Acquire Majority Stake In Flipkart
Author: 0 Walmart To Acquire Majority Stake In Flipkart

The report states that Japan's SoftBank will also sell the group its stake, which is in excess of 20 percent. Industry analysts familiar with India's retail marketplace said the deal would provide Flipkart with an infusion of capital while positioning Walmart for e-commerce growth in the world's second-largest country by population.

World News Highlands County deputy dies from gunshot wound; suspect in custody
Author: 0 Highlands County deputy dies from gunshot wound; suspect in custody

Sunday amid an argument involving a wounded cat. Fox News reports that a Florida sheriff's deputy was in critical condition Sunday night after he was shot while responding to a reported "neighbor dispute", authorities said. Ables, a convicted felon having an apparent history of violence toward law enforcement, was taken into custody at the scene. The sheriff said Deputy Gentry is 40 years old and has been with the agency for more than nine years.