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Cardinal Law, symbol of Church's sex abuse scandal, has died at 86

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The scandal, exposed by The Boston Globe and memorialized in the Oscar-winning film " Spotlight ", then spread throughout the USA and world, with thousands of people from all continents coming forward in ensuing years with claims their priests sexually abused them when they were children. Read More »

NPAs are a drag on India's growth

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Though banks are the main source of funding in India , the bad debt problem has not only made these financial institutions weak - and therefore has created a risk of capital erosion - but has also diminished possibilities of new lending to relatively smaller companies. Read More »

Tail of woe: Search dog goes missing

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Fellow Officers are anxious about K9 Texas. The team's K-9 Zeus successfully rescued a missing man Wednesday night. During the search, however the state police K9 handler tracking with Texas lost his footing on the steep terrain and dropped Texas's 15 foot leash, according to state police. Read More »

Skipton "grieving" after woman is killed in supermarket stabbing

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She put a snap on Facebook yesterday of her with her daughter cuddling in bed before she went to work. People left messages on a community Facebook page, saying the married victim was a mother, and that "she was such a happy, friendly person", while another described her as a "bubbly, lovely girl". Read More »

Goa willing to consider amicable solution: Parrikar

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The Karnataka BJP has been hoping to find a solution with the BJP led government in Goa. The Goa CM has to write to us about their decision to release water and communicate the same to the tribunal also. The Kalasa-Banduri Nala (diversion) project involves building barrages across Kalasa and Banduri, tributaries of Mahadayi River, to divert 7.56 tmcft to the Malaprabha River which supplies the drinking water needs of the region. Read More »

Which Way Traders Signposts Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (PNK), Carnival Corporation (CCL) Stocks?

Carnival Corporation ( CCL ) shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 6.7 percent, while the Return on Equity (ROE) value is 11.6 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) value stands at 9.4 percent. ( NYSE:VZ ), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 19 Hold. Assetmark Inc has invested 0% of its portfolio in Carnival Corporation (NYSE: CCL ). The firm earned "Add" rating on Wednesday, September 23 by Numis Securities. Read More »

Work with us to maintain peace on border, China tells India

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The Indian side at Friday's talks is led by National Security Adviser Ajit Doval and the Chinese delegation by Special Representative Yang Jiechi . The Chinese envoy met the prime minister at his official residence here. Doklam is the new addition to a host of issues between India and China who fought a brief but bloody war in 1962 over their demarcated border. Read More »

Najib Leads 10000 In Solidarity Rally On Jerusalem Issue

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One of the panellists, Palestine Ambassador to Malaysia Datuk Dr Anwar Al-Agha, said Palestine would never give up Jerusalem as its capital with the support given by Malaysians, especially through the "Save Jerusalem" White Solidarity Rally at the Putra Mosque. Read More »

Quentin Tarantino's 'Star Trek' film taps screenwriter Mark L. Smith

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Abrams producing. Quentin Tarantino's proposed Star Trek movie is taking another unlikely step toward reality, as the film has now enlisted The Revenant screenwriter Mark L. You have to understand that Quentin Tarantino doing a Star Trek movie is one of those rumours that have been circulating nearly since the dawn of the Hollywood system. Read More »

Rahul to chair first CWC today

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It will also discuss the ramifications of the Congress party's strong performance in the Gujarat Assembly elections. The Congress lost the polls mainly because of some of its top leaders lost and it was not able to gain much in the urban areas. Read More »

Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG)

Bio-Path Holdings, Inc. (BPTH) has declined 82.37% since December 22, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 4.16% the S&P500. (NYSE: CFG ). Delta Asset Limited Liability Co Tn has 398 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Caxton Assoc Limited Partnership holds 0.02% or 12,900 shares in its portfolio. Read More »

ACA signups almost match 2017 levels despite Trump's attempts at undermining Obamacare

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Although the individual mandate was repealed in the tax bill , it's still in effect for 2018. Many qualify for federal subsidies to purchase health insurance. That still leaves the individual mandate in effect for 2018, which means a steep tax fine if you don't have health insurance. Not much, other than the fact that the Trump administration must reconsider its position on Obamacare. Read More »

PDP is party of Falsehood - APC reacts to 'FRESH PDP' faction

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He noted that the majority of people "still hanging around in ‎APC are coming back to the home, the PDP". ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday alleged that the President Muhammadu Buhari and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have perfected plans to have a sole presidential candidate in 2019. Read More »

Philippines' coast guard rescues 252 passengers from capsized ferry

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A ship, carrying 251 people, turned and sank off the coast of the province of Quezon in the eastern part of the Philippines, the British newspaper The Independent reported on Thursday. He however said that the weather could have played a factor in the sinking . Sen. Grace Poe, chair of the Senate panel on public services, meanwhile pushed for the creation of the National Transportation Safety Board to ensure better safety standards to prevent disasters from happening. Read More »

Judge Dismisses Emoluments Lawsuit Against Trump

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However, Judge George Daniels dismissed the case because the plaintiffs could not demonstrate that businesses competing against Trump were being harmed due to specific actions his administration had taken. A nonprofit restaurant group, a woman who books events at D.C. hotels, and a NY hotel and restaurant owner later joined the ethics group as plaintiffs. Read More »

Will Liverpool's Salah come out on top in battle with Maitland-Niles?

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The Egyptian has scored 14 goals in 18 Premier League appearances, and has become the first Liverpool player to score 20 goals in a season since Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge achieved the feat in the 2013/14 season. If the Premier League top goalscorer can keep this form going into the second half of the season then he provides his team with a brilliant chance of competing in the Champions League and once more finishing inside the top four. Read More »

Why Vikas Gupta will end up hitting Akash Dadlani

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Shilpa's golden egg is sent on the nest. Luv too became a contender. Vikas tries to convince Arshi to let Shilpa be the contender for captaincy. Arshi compliments Vikas and tells him he is looking nice and should not listen to what others are saying. Read More »

South Jersey's Miss America calls for board, CEO to go

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In response to all of this, Carlson told HuffPost that Haskell and other Miss America executives who engaged in crude behavior should resign. "Only then can the women of Miss America reclaim its rich history and catalyze what is a clearly necessary evolution", Shindle wrote. Read More »

Jayalalithaa's death probe deepens, Sasikala, Apollo Hospital chairman summoned

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He said he told Dhinakaran he would apologise to Chinnamma ( Sasikala ) later. The hospital had said she was admitted for fever and dehydration. There have been wild rumours about the manner of Jayalalithaa's death for the past one year, with various political factions within AIADMK claiming inside knowledge, and allegations of wrongdoing flying thick and fast. Read More »

Court denies Trump attempt to halt transgender military enlistment

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A three-judge panel on a federal appeals court ruled Thursday against the Trump administration's efforts to delay accepting transgender recruits into the military. "We are happy that the court saw through the government's smokescreen and rejected its request to further delay the policy allowing transgender people to enlist". Read More »

UN General Assembly votes to condemn Trump's Jerusalem recognition

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This was expressed clearly by the vast majority of the world countries when they defied pressure and intimidation and voted at the UN General Assembly in favour of a motion rejecting a U.S. Netanyahu, however, expressed satisfaction at the number of countries that didn't vote for the measure. The US President had first made the threat on Wednesday. Read More »

Slender Man Stabbing: Weier sentenced to 25 years

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The judge is expected to sentence Weier, who was 12 at the time of the attack, to at least three years at a facility. Waukesha County Circuit Judge Michael Bohren on Thursday sentenced the 16-year-old Weier to be hospitalized for 25 years from the date of the crime, which would keep her institutionalized until age 37. Read More »

House backs temporary spending bill to avert shutdown

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The legislation institutes a "delay of sequestration for defense and non-defense" spending. The temporary spending bill did, however, give Trump a modest increase of $4.7 billion for the Department of Defense to be used for missile defense and ship fix. Read More »

Australia pulls out warplanes from Iraq and Syria

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Since 2015, the Australian Defence Force claims it has trained more than 28,000 Iraqi Security Forces personnel. An RAAF F/A-18F Super Hornet manoeuvres over Rawah, Iraq, during an Operation OKRA sortie. "We are there at the invitation of the Government of Iraq", Senator Payne said. About 80 percent of the northern Syrian city has been impacted in the fights between the terrorist group and Kurdish-led forces. Read More »

United Kingdom to get its iconic dark blue passport back

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He said: Does the Leader of the House share my concern that the new British passport from 2019, a black passport not a purple passport, could be designed and printed in Germany. The government said the new passport would be one of the most secure travel documents in the world, with a number of updated security features and technologies. Read More »