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Corey Stewart Announces Virginia Senate Run

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He plans to reveal his plans at his historic home in Woodbridge. The next day Stewart said he might challenge Tim Kaine for U.S. Senate in 2018. He is chairman of the Prince William County Board of Supervisors. Stewart ran a campaign that created headlines for his support of Confederate monuments. Stewart argues that Clinton was able to defeat Trump in Virginia due to Kaine's name being on the ballot and the Clinton campaign's spending. Read More »

Root wants England to make start 'count'

England's pacemen bowled just ten overs between them in the tourist's second innings, but Root expects Mark Wood, James Anderson, Ben Stokes and Stuart Broad to have more of an impact this time around. "You often see a captain who comes in and thinks he's got to do the speech at the start of his reign, saying that this is what he wants and stuff", added Cook. Read More »

Staff of the collectorate protests MLA Banoth Shankar Naik behaviour

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The CM also asked Deputy Chief Minister Kadiam Srihari and TRS MP Sitaram Naik "to speak to the collector and settle the matter on behalf of the government and the TRS", and said such incidents should not recur. Quickly after the legislator's improper behavior came to light, govt employees in various departments staged a protest by wearing black ribbons and demanded an action from Chief Minister. Read More »

Brandon Marshall Walks Off Radio Interview

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Marshall said in 2015 that players around the National Football League felt Tom Brady's four-game suspension for Deflategate was initially vacated in part because of the quarterback's race . "There's no way around it", Marshall said. "We done with this interview?" Marshall said. "Can I get off of this interview?" While he was preparing to leave the interview, Marshall spilled coffee on the table with the radio hosts' equipment. Read More »

Cooler Thursday with a chance for thunderstorms

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Skies will be partly sunny and dry for most of the time, with some spotty showers and storms, said Rich Hoffman, News. The weather outlook also says unsafe heat conditions are possible with maximum heat index values near 100 degrees. Some of the thunderstorms this afternoon and into tonight could be severe, and locally heavy rain could cause isolated flash flooding. Highs will be around 70. Read More »

Elephant rescued by navy in ocean off Sri Lankan coast

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An elephant that entered the water in Sri Lanka got caught in a strong current that brought it deep into the ocean. "A group of officials from the Department of Wildlife also joined this huge task providing necessary instruction which became extremely vital in the rescue mission", they said in a statement . Read More »

GOP lawmaker ribs Speaker Lobby dress code for women

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The House dress code, which has existed for generations, has separate rules for men and women. "But that doesn't mean that we need to bar otherwise acceptable business attire". Martha McSally made a joking reference to the Speaker Lobby's strict dress code while speaking on the House floor about first responders in her state. Read More »

Secretary Betsy DeVos to Meet With Men's Rights Activists

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My words in the New York Times poorly characterized the conversations I've had with countless groups of advocates. DeVos' refusal to commit to federal guidelines praised by sexual assault advocates, and her decision to meet with groups that have routinely dismissed the national phenomenon of campus rape culture, are, unfortunately, just about what we should have expected from an administration serving under an accused , serial sexual abuser. Read More »

Outrageous Anti-Transgender Amendment Offered to NDAA

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Left to Mr. Mattis is a decision on whether to induct transgender people into the military. A Rand Corp. study found that there are between 2,500 and 7,000 transgender service members in the active-duty military. "Figure out whether you're man or a woman before you join", Hunter said. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis deferred recruitment until next January, despite the Obama administration setting a deadline of July 1, 2017. Read More »

Monopoly maker says retailers didn't buy Rey

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That self-imposed deadline has since passed, but this week the Associated Press noticed that Star Wars Monopoly games at US retailers were still lacking Rey. "This edition of Star Wars: Monopoly was originally released in September of 2015, months before the movie's release, and Rey was not originally included to avoid revealing a key plot line that she takes on Kylo Ren and joins the Rebel Alliance". Read More »

PETA sues on monkey's behalf

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COLEFORD wildlife photographer David Slater is being taken to court in San Francisco by an Indonesian monkey today over a "selfie" it took on his camera. The weird legal wrangle dates from 2011 when Mr Slater was on a photographic shoot on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi. Slater published the photos in 2014 in a book he created with software from San Francisco-based Blurb. Read More »

AstraZeneca shares dive on report linking CEO Pascal Soirot to Israeli rival

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Shares in Teva were up 3.4 percent at $32.02 in late NY trade, while AstraZeneca's shares in NY were up 0.03 percent at $33.25. "We never comment on market rumour or speculation", an AstraZeneca spokeswoman said. "If Astra knew the results, they would have announced them". If Mr Soriot makes the switch he is expected to earn twice as much as Mr Vidogman and earn a bonus on joining of around $20m, Calcalist said. Read More »

Michelle Obama showed up at the ESPYs and the crowd went nuts

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Michelle Obama graced the world with her presence at Wednesday night's ESPY Awards looking absolutely flawless. Indeed, this is the third example of ESPN's liberalism in just the last month alone. After a quick nod to the former First Lady-"Our mother would have loved you ", he told Obama. She then introduced a moving video detailing Shriver's extraordinary accomplishments. Read More »

Lifetime national park pass for seniors see drastic price hike

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It also brought the price in line with some other national park passes for seniors. People 62 years or older can buy the "America the Beautiful - National Parks and Recreational Lands Senior Pass" now for $10 to get entry into any national park or federal recreational area. Read More »

Eight charged over killing of United States tourist in Greece

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Police said they also arrested a 33-year-old Serb on Tuesday after judicial authorities issued an arrest warrant for him in connection with the case. Greek media reported that the parents of the victim, who suffered serious head injuries and was pronounced dead after being taken to hospital, were expected to arrive on Zante later today. Read More »

Trump takes credit for 'vital' Israeli-Palestinian water deal

Water Minister Hazem Nasser on Thursday commended the deal, which, he explained, is related to the Jordan-initiated Red Sea-Dead Sea Water Conveyance project, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported. "I am proud of the role the United States and global partners have played in helping the partners reach this deal, and I hope it is a harbinger of things to come", Mr Greenblatt said. Read More »

In Northern Nigeria City 19 Killed in Boko Haram Attacks

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He had a leg amputated a few days later. The young girls and young women were used by the Boko Haram for the suicide attacks on the marketplaces, checkpoints, and other targets. "I have 14,000 naira monthly and I haven't been paid for two months", said one security guard. Security officials have suggested that notorious Islamist terrorist organization, Boko Haram , which has been plaguing Central Africa since 2009 with their gruesome efforts to form an Islamic state, was behind this ... Read More »

Kellyanne Conway's Russian 'collusion' cue cards: All the best memes

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Conway, who is a special advisor to the president, was mocked mercilessly on Twitter for her weird interview on Fox News' Hannity programme on Wednesday night (12 July). Senior White House adviser Kellyanne Conway on Wednesday deployed two small flash cards to make the case that there has been no collusion between the Trump administration and Russian Federation ... Read More »

Today Analysts Focus on Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY), Sprint Corporation (S)

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Philadelphia Trust Co. now owns 20,924 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $1,223,000 after buying an additional 1,500 shares during the last quarter. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, October 6 by DZ BANK. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, July 5th. The stock of ResMed Inc. Wells Fargo downgraded the stock to "Market Perform" rating in Friday, January 15 report. Read More »

Charlie Gard's parents return to court

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Earlier today, they participated in a scheduled court hearing led by Judge Nicholas Francis to examine new evidence that would support the idea that an experimental procedure would likely help their son, an 11-month-old who is now on life-support. Read More »

House GOP's $1.6 Billion Border Wall Plan Sets Up Fight

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The chairman of the House Freedom Caucus, a coalition of House Republican' right flank, earlier this week encouraged a shutdown fight over the wall money. Ultimately, it is nearly certain to require an agreement with Democrats to wrap up the appropriations process, but talks on a bipartisan solution have yet to start in earnest. Read More »

Trump's Federal Bureau of Investigation pick puts Donald Jr in the crosshairs

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He also pledged to make sure that special counsel Robert Mueller has all the resources he needs to complete a thorough investigation - even though the president opposes that work. "Witch Hunt", he tweeted in June. As one might have expected, the subject of loyalty came up during Wray's testimony. The comments came after questions from Democratic Sen. Read More »

Gunmen kill four police in Pakistani city of Quetta

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Police claimed to have killed three suspected terrorists in late night encounter at Eisa Nagri area of Quetta on Thursday. The latest incident of terrorism came three weeks after a powerful auto bombing near the office of IG Balochistan killed 14 people and wounded 20. Read More »

Rep. Steve Scalise upgraded to fair condition after surgery

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Before the infection developed, he had been upgraded to fair condition, and moved out of the ICU in late June, the hospital said at the time, adding that he was "beginning an extended period of healing and rehabilitation". U.S. Capitol Police and other officers returned fire and killed the gunman. The Louisiana Republican was among a group of Republican lawmakers attacked June 14 just outside Washington when a gunman opened fire on them while they were practicing for an annual charity ... Read More »

Former President Jimmy Carter collapsed at a Habitat build

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He later sent a message to the charity saying he was fine, that everyone should stay hydrated and keep on building. Habitat for Humanity is building 150 homes across Canada this year to mark the country's sesquicentennial. The organization noted that Carter had requested that others involved with the effort continue their work for the day. Former United States President Jimmy Carter speaks at "The Board of Directors of the Canadian American Business Council Presents A Converation With ... Read More »

Sessions: More than 400 charged for health care fraud

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In addition to the hundreds charged, the Department of Health and Human Services has launched suspension procedures against nearly 300 medical service providers, including doctors, nurses and pharmacists, the Justice Department said. More than 100 of the 416 defendants are charged with opioid scams in the largest such fraud crackdown in U.S history, he said. Government statistics show 600 new heroin users each day, and opioid overdoses have exceeded 50,000 annually ‒ the figure Rosenberg ... Read More »