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South Korea unlikely to impose a complete ban on cryptocurrencies

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The government will place top priority on making cryptocurrency transactions transparent while actively fostering blockchain, the underlying technology behind cryptocurrencies. "Undesirable things occurred during the check-up process, such as money laundering through an unconfirmed virtual account or, in some cases, depositing customer money in the accounts of employees in the business", Hong said in the video. Read More »

Turkey to rename U.S. embassy's street after its Syrian operation

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Turkey has also threatened to push toward the Syrian town of Manbij, under the control of a YPG-led force, and warned USA troops stationed there not to get in the way. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson faces perhaps the most hard stop of his Mideast trip in Turkey, where President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has doubled down on anti-American rhetoric by appearing to threaten U.S. Read More »

Utah GOP Chair: Mitt Romney 'Doing What Hillary Clinton Did'

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People familiar with Romney's plans tell The Associated Press that he is preparing a bid to replace retiring Sen. Former Republican nominee and ex-Massachusetts Gov. "He's a conservative Republican, but he won't hesitate to speak out if he disagrees with President Trump", he said . To Romney, Trump was "a phoney" and "a fraud"; to Trump, Romney was "a dog" who choked against Obama and couldn't close the deal. Read More »

Turkey urges Greece to decrease tension in Aegean Sea

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Turkey, which has upped the incendiary rhetoric in recent weeks with regard to Greece and Cyprus, has denied that incident was intentional. He said: "We have reached an agreement that as of now (tensions) are settled politically and diplomatically in a more calm way, through mutual understanding and with the channels of dialogue constantly open". Read More »

Indian Army shoots down Owaisi's Muslim martyr comments

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In an apparent snub to politicians and without naming All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi, who tried to give a communal colour to the sacrifices of soldiers in Sunjuwan and Karan Nagar attacks in Jammu and Srinagar, Lt Gen Anbu said, "We don't communalise our troops". Read More »

CNX Midstream Partners LP (CNNX) Analysts See $0.41 EPS

The stock decreased 3.95% or $2.76 during the last trading session, reaching $67.07. About 2.79M shares traded or 39.02% up from the average. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. 42 funds opened positions while 95 raised stakes. 25,697 were reported by Yorkville Capital Management Ltd Liability. Permal Asset Management Llc, which manages about $14.74 billion and $239.51 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Valero Energy Partners Lp (NYSE:VLP) by 38,300 shares to 71,826 ... Read More »

Polar prize: Metallica to receive 'Nobel prize of music'

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The award panel said on February 14 that the music institute and its "visionary" founder and director are sharing the prize with US heavy metal band Metallica . The band are going to donate their winnings, one million Swedish kronor (or $126,000), to the All Within My Hands organization; named after their "St. Read More »

Second 'Charles in Charge' Actor Accuses Scott Baio of Sexual Abuse

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Now, Polinsky is ready to come forward with his allegations against Baio . In his police report, he corroborates Eggert's claims and details his own. Being a child, Polinsky thought the position was harmless. "I'm praying for him in all of this". "I saw their relationship develop on the set in the coming months and years and it was very distressing to me to see a man I looked up to behaving in this way with someone who is very close to my age", Polinsky said. Read More »

Tripura assembly elections: Rahul to arrive on last day of campaigning

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He lashed out at BJP for reducing funds under Border Area Development Programme (BADP) and said the party was "playing with fire" in the NE states that had close proximity to neighbouring nations. The Congress, sources said, is hopeful in half-a-dozen seats, like the ones contested by state party president Birajit Sinha and Congress Legislature Party leader Gopal Roy. Read More »

Pakistan militants ready to enter India: Army

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But will say this, Pakistan will pay for this misadventure. Women and children were among the 10 wounded in the attack . Mohammed Faisal, Foreign Office spokesperson, on Tuesday said India's "tendency of apportioning blame to Pakistan, without a shred of evidence, is regrettable" and carries "no credibility". Read More »

Revenue Approximations Analysis: Twitter, Inc. (TWTR), VMware, Inc. (VMW)

Over the last ninety days, insiders have sold 484,155 shares of company stock valued at $53,551,032. Weiss Multi holds 30,000 shares or 0.12% of its portfolio. Therefore 46% are positive. Insiders own 1.30% of VMware, Inc. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, August 14 by Oppenheimer. Stifel Nicolaus maintained VMware, Inc. Read More »

Sessions Lashes Out at GOP Senator Over Marijuana Policy Dispute

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Sessions, however, has always been an advocate of "tough on crime" legislation, and has encouraged the severity of mandatory minimums as attorney general. "As attorney general, I don't have the authority to say something is legal if it's not legal", Sessions said . "We've seen jurisdictions around the country attempt to nullify federal immigration law under so-called sanctuary policies", he said in his speech. Read More »

Memogate: SC issues arrest warrants for Husain Haqqani

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Reacting to the move, Haqqani said on Twitter that it was "sad that highest court of Pakistan persists with such antics for local TV news coverage". Haqqani says, "Such political "warrants" have not been honored overseas in the past, and will not work now", adding, "Similar "Made for TV News" warrants issued for Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto in 2006 and former General Pervez Musharraf in 2012 did not work nor were they effective against Mr. Read More »

BJP offers free trip to Jerusalem for Nagaland Christians

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The BJP , too, appeared to be ready to ally with the NPF. When announcing the end of haj subsidies last month, Union minority affairs minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said the BJP-led Centre believes in empowering the minority community with dignity and not appeasement. Read More »

SWOK officials weigh in on Step Up Oklahoma

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Hundreds of educators are rallying at the state capitol today pushing lawmakers to support the Step Up Oklahoma plan, which the House is scheduled to hear later today. StateImpact's Emily Wendler tells us more. While most lawmakers agree that teachers need a raise, some are still voting against the plan. Many of them have said the plan is not flawless, but that lawmakers can't wait for ideal. Read More »

Leahy statement on President Trump's budget proposal and infrastructure plan

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President Trump has, for now, given up on balancing the federal budget in the next ten years - and Congress is to blame, his budget director said Monday , according to the Wall Street Journal . This will likely lead to intense competition between states, counties, cities, tribal governments, other government entities, and private concerns to secure federal funds with winning proposals. Read More »

Three dead in two separate fires in Mumbai

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Four fire tenders doused the fire in an hour. The reason behind the fire is not yet ascertained. The godown, located on the sprawling premises of Mittal Industrial Estate on Andheri-Kurla Road, caught fire around 1.15 am, said an official from Mumbai fire department. Read More »

Kate Upton Tumbles Off A Rock In Scary Ocean Shoot Footage

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The American publication has copped backlash for claiming to be a part of the solution when they've supposedly been objectifying women since the swimsuit edition's first issue back in 1964. The 25-year-old, who rocketed to global stardom thanks to her fabulous curves, was standing on a large rock in the middle of a the beach when things turned sour. Read More »

Georgia health officials: Flu has caused 4 deaths, sent 300 to hospitals

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Frieden, who is now the CEO of Resolve to Save Lives, a nonprofit that focuses on preventing epidemics, says this year's flu season, while worse than expected, didn't totally catch us off guard. It's still "worthwhile" for unvaccinated people to get a flu shot, Schuchat said. Most schools in the district have reported at least five to 10 cases of flu-like symptoms this week. Read More »

Iran: Currency Concerns Lead to Crackdown

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On Feb. 14, Iranian police arrested nearly 100 currency traders and closed 10 exchange houses in a crackdown aimed at protecting Iran's currency, the rial. "The judicial system should firmly punish them". "The foreign exchange speculators have been identified", central bank chief Valiollah Seif said, quoted by Iranian media on Thursday. Read More »

Main accused in Allahabad law student's murder outside restaurant arrested

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Dileep Saroj along with two friends had gone to a restaurant in the Karnalganj area, where they got into a scuffle with a group of men who turned violent and mercilessly thrashed him. The killing had been filmed by a passer-by and the clip went viral, leading to outrage. His post-mortem had revealed that he had 30 injuries on his body, including several fractures. Read More »

Dwight Gayle: 'Victory over Manchester United has lifted Newcastle United'

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Dubravka, signed on loan from Sparta Prague last month, made a crucial save from Anthony Martial with the score still goalless. The goalkeeper has been earning huge praised since the final whistle at St. "It's a clear example of a Premier League game". Rafa Benitez had his men in United faces from the off and the battle was won in midfield as Jonjo Shelvey and Mo Diame largely controlled the game against Paul Pogba and Nemanja Matic, who were both substituted during the second half. Read More »

10 year old dies on ski trip

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Tuesday, to reports of a 10-year-old suffering from serious head injuries. Officials have not released the child's identity, but have said she was a Grade 6 student from nearby Pincher Creek's Canyon Elementary School, which provided chaperones on the trip. Read More »

Russian President Meets FIFA Head Over Preparations For World Cup

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Election officials said they will review any complaints "in accordance with standard procedures", Meduza reports . Stone has faced criticism since the release for asking the Russian president softball questions. But it was unclear why pro-government forces there advanced on an oil factory held by USA -backed fighters despite the obvious risks of facing a devastating US counterattack. Read More »

Witnesses at Belfast rape trial claims threesome was consensual

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Three other men are also charged in connection with the incident in June 2016. The woman was giving evidence to Belfast crown court for a seventh day. The prosecuting barrister in Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding's rape trial will be given an opportunity to re-examine the alleged victim this morning . Read More »

North Korea leader impressed with South's delegation welcome

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Reports indicate that North Korea's 500-strong team of athletes, cheerleaders and officials at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics are being watched 24 hours a day to prevent them from defecting from the secretive state. maintaining its approach toward North Korea . But, Mr. Tillerson's comments about the possibility of talks with North Korea were soon shut down by the White House, with an official spokesperson insisting that his comments were premature. Read More »

Turkey probes pro-Kurdish party chief for 'terror' propaganda

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McMaster met with his Turkish counterpart in Istanbul last week amid growing tensions between the two countries. Ankara, which has warned that the Afrin offensive could also expand to the nearby Syrian city of Manbij, has also been assisting militants from the so-called Free Syrian Army (FSA) to fight against the Kurdish fighters. Read More »