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Netanyahu cancels United Nations deal to resettle African migrants

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Yesterday, countries indicated by Netanyahu as an example of a possible destination for migrants - including Italy and Germany - denied giving their consent to the agreement between Israel and the United Nations refugee agency. For each migrant resettled overseas, Israel would give "temporary residence" to a migrant in Israel. The Supreme Court had frozen the deportations in mid-March after a petition filed by opponents, and had been waiting for the government to respond to the petition. Read More »

Mom Accused of Using Taser to Wake Up Son for Church

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Her next court appearance is scheduled for April 16. Police said 40-year-old Sharron Dobbins used a stun gun on her 17-year-old son Sunday morning, injuring his leg. Video of her hearing shows her agreeing to supervised release, with several conditions. "He feels bad", she told Fox 10 . But she told ABC 15 she agrees - to a point. Read More »

Tougher rules on ivory sales to save elephants from poachers

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Elephant populations are at a tipping point with the species facing extinction due to the ivory poaching crisis which is killing at least 20,000 elephants each year. The US federal ban exempts all items older than 100 years as well as items with up to 50% ivory content . The Chinese ban exempts ivory "relics", without setting a date before which these must have been produced. Read More »

Designer of Verruckt detained at Dallas airport

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Schlitterbahn co-owner Jeffrey Henry and Tyler Miles, the former director of operations at the Kansas City water park, were also indicted. The grand jury indictment claims that Schooley had no education in engineering and lacked the qualifications to build the Verruckt waterslide, billed as the tallest in the world, on which riders could reach speeds of up to 70 miles per hour. Read More »

Mulvaney Recommends Structural Changes to CFPB

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Specifically, Mulvaney writes that Congress should amend Dodd-Frank to require congressional appropriations for the bureau's budget, require congressional approval of any major rules created by the bureau, and require that the director answer to the president on matters of executive authority. Read More »

United States family's fatal plunge off cliff may have been intentional

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Their three other adopted children were believed to be in the auto, according to deputies, but they have not been located. And that leads police to believe the crash may have been intentional . CHP Acting Assistant Chief Greg Baarts said they could not determine which woman was driving the auto at the time of the crash. That document has not yet been made public and the details of the complaint are unknown. Read More »

Impact of Chinese tariffs still unclear for Montana pork producers

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China's ambassador to the United States has threatened retaliation if the USA releases a list of Chinese imports targeted for new tariffs. The US measures "are directed only at a few countries, seriously violating the principle of non-discrimination as a cornerstone of the multilateral trading system, which seriously infringed the interests of the Chinese side", said a statement on the Commerce Ministry website. Read More »

Takoma Park police investigating 'Punish A Muslim Day' flyers on social media

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There will be rewards based on action taken. Other sickening acts included 50 points for throwing acid in a Muslim's face and 1000 points for bombing or burning a mosque. People in Birmingham, Cardiff, Leicester, London, Bristol and Sheffield have reportedly received messages. "Anyone with any concerns about a communication they may have received should contact their local police force". Read More »

OddsShark Computer's Score Predictions For The Final 4

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Tonight's victor moves on to the national championship game to be played on Monday night. Luke Hancock scored 22 points for Louisville during its victory over the Wolverines in the 2013 title game. The Wolverines and the Wildcats are the favorites. Three games remain in the 2018 NCAA Tournament. In the video above, KSAT's Bill Barajas hears from fans who share why their team will win it all. Read More »

North Korean leader Kim watches performance by South Korean pop stars

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His father, Kim Jong Il, kidnapped South Korean performers and North Korea still puts citizens to death for watching South Korean media . No date has been set for the US-North Korean summit although it is expected before the end of May. The snap shows Red Velvet members standing by the side of Kim. "I had initially planned to attend a performance the day after tomorrow but I came here today after adjusting my schedule", Kim said, as quoted in a pool report. Read More »

Mueller has authority to probe Trump campaign boss

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The 33-year-old Dutch national pled guilty in February to lying to investigators about his work in Ukraine with Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and deputy Rick Gates . Trump's lead lawyer, John Dowd, resigned on March 22 after arguing with the president over how to respond to Mueller's prosecutors. Van der zwaan has since lost his job at Skadden. Read More »

Apartment fire on 7th Street early Sunday morning

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Smoke was billowing from the 2nd floor when the firefighters arrived. One person was treated for smoke inhalation at the scene and taken to Swedish American hospital with non-life threatening injuries. He believes that residents in the building where the fire began will be displaced. "Everybody gets to go home tonight except the resident of the affected suite", Elvedahl said, adding that no water damage was sustained to any nearby suites. Read More »

Russian ambassador says diplomat expulsions are 'not the end of the world'

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Although the focus of the police investigation is on the door of Mr Skripal's house in Salisbury, where detectives said they found traces of the deadly novichok nerve agent, they are also said to have questioned... Speaking to the media this afternoon, however, Ambassador Filatov said relations remain strong between the two countries despite the recent expulsions. Read More »

IAF Mi-17 Helicopter Crash-lands Near Kedarnath Temple, All Persons Onboard Safe

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All persons on-board are safe, ' IAF spokesperson said. The helicopter was carrying eight people - six passengers, the co-pilot and the pilot. Helicopter went to Kedarnath with the material of reconstruction. The crash was attributed to the disengagement of the helicopter's tail rotor. A court of inquiry has been ordered to ascertain the cause of the accident. Read More »

Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Poonch

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The deceased jawan was identified as 20-year-old Sepoy Mustapure Shubham Suryakant, a resident of Konerwadi village in Parbhani district of Maharashtra . This is third consecutive ceasefire violation in as many days by the Pakistan Army. India shares a 3,323-km-long border with Pakistan of which 221 km of the IB and 740 km of the LoC fall in Jammu and Kashmir. Read More »

Sex with wife without consent not rape: Gujarat HC

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Gandhinagar: The Gujarat High Court on Monday observed that non-consensual intercourse by a husband can not be dubbed as rape. In a recent case filed against a doctor by her wife, who is also a doctor, the husband was accused of rape and physical harassment. Read More »

MHRD declares KU among top 50 universities in all-India ranking

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Laying a balance between pursuit of knowledge in science, research excellence in technology and promotion of innovation, this institute has successfully topped the NIRF rankings of 2018. Anna University in Chennai, the University of Hyderabad, Jadavpur University in Kolkata, the University of Delhi, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore, the Savitribai Phule Pune University and the Aligarh Muslim University were the remaining top 10 varsities on the list. Read More »

Veteran Russian Governor quits over mall fire

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Putin accepted Tuleyev's resignation on Sunday and appointed his deputy Sergei Tsivilyov as acting governor. Last month's fire killed more than 60 people, a lot of them children. The ailing Tuleyev had always been expected to leave the post. Tuleyev was one of the longest-serving governors in post-Soviet Russia. This is stated on the website of Russia's President. Read More »

Govt To SC: Roll Back Dilution Of SC/ST Act

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Almost seven people were killed on Monday as 'Dalits, ' one of the most marginalized communities in India took to streets to protest the top court's decision of barring the immediate arrest of people accused of discriminating against them, part of the 1989 Prevention of Atrocities Act. Read More »

Justice Department Wants Immigration Judges To Meet Annual Case Quotas

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This move comes after a number of tweets by the president calling for tougher immigration standards. USA immigration judges have been told that their job performance will be evaluated based on how quickly they are able to close cases. The president tweeted Monday that the slow-moving process of the investigation is "an embarrassment to our country". The president has balked at supporting any of the Senate's bipartisan proposals to restore the Deferred Action for Childhood arrivals program ... Read More »

SpaceX cargo mission to launch to space station

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The Dragon separated from the Falcon 10 minutes after take-off and is set to dock with the ISS on Wednesday. The spacecraft, carrying 2,630 kg of research, crew supplies and hardware, was lifted off from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, Xinhua news agency reported. Read More »

Students are the adults in gun control debate

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Attendees of the march wanted to change gun laws and vote out politicians who support the NRA. This movement is finding a voice beyond school campuses because a majority of Americans are exhausted of having an absolutist view of gun rights supersede their own safety. Read More »

Mcdonalds Corp (MCD) Shareholder Prudential Financial INC Lowered Position by $25.65 Million

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About 190,019 shares traded. (NYSE: MCD ) by 2.2% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. On Tuesday, January 26 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold". The rating was maintained by Nomura on Monday, April 25 with "Buy". The rating was maintained by Bank of America with "Buy" on Monday, January 29. Read More »

China, US Inch Closer to Trade War; Farmers Caught in Middle

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The fruit and its products will be taxed at 15%, and pork and products from it is 25%. The first set, totaling 120 taxes and $977 million in USA exports, targeted a number of agricultural products with a 15% tariff. Postal Service. But it was tech stocks that led the declines , with the Nasdaq dropping 2.7 percent. The global benchmark crude traded at a $4.67 premium to June WTI. Read More »

Asian stocks slip on trade woes, tech sector pain

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The S&P 500 Index closed below its average price for the past 200 days for the first time since June 2016, with fresh presidential criticism of Amazon.com and retaliatory tariffs from China rattling investors. The four companies also were among the biggest drags on the benchmark S&P 500 index. The index is now lower by more than 10 per cent from its January record, putting it into correction territory. Read More »

Boys Tennis Back In The Swing Of Things With 6-2 Record

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Melanie Russo contributed an RBI double while Hannah Edwards and Mikaele Rearick added RBI singles for the Cougars. And everybody has 1/32nd of the defense, every day. Just as each team is different for Waddy, each outcome is, too, and the 2017-18 season was no different. In this week's review, we'll start with the Wildcat Baseball team. Read More »