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National Enquirer paid doorman with gossip on Trump $30000 to keep quiet

National Enquirer paid doorman with gossip on Trump $30000 to keep quiet

But The New Yorker and the Associated Press both talked to staffers of The National Enquirer who said they were told not to pursue the story even after Sajudin gave them the tip. A spokesperso...

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Parkland School Shooter Nikolas Cruz Wants To Give Victims His Inheritance

Parkland School Shooter Nikolas Cruz Wants To Give Victims His Inheritance

Cruz does not want those funds, whatever money that he is entitled to", McNeill reportedly said. The Miami Herald reports word from the Broward County Sheriff's Office, which says that a drunk hom...

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Freezing rain, big warmup in forecast as ice storm lurks

Freezing rain, big warmup in forecast as ice storm lurks

The rain may continue into Sunday evening. Closer to the Lake Ontario shoreline, only rain is expected. The weather misery this spring seems never-ending, with the latest forecast warning of freezin...

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Kansas, NC State newly mentioned in NCAA basketball case

Kansas, NC State newly mentioned in NCAA basketball case

The document alleges there was a $30,000 payment in a hotel room in NY, an additional $20,000 in Las Vegas and another $20,000 so De Sousa could get "out from under" a deal with another university. Ga...

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Russian Federation 'complicit' in Syrian regime's retention of chemical weapons: Mattis

Russian Federation 'complicit' in Syrian regime's retention of chemical weapons: Mattis

Mattis cited protection of the 2000 or so USA troops in Syria helping to fight ISIS . Mattis also said the use of chemical weapons in Syria is "simply inexcusable", after a suspected poison gas att...

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Israeli forces bomb Gaza, killing one Palestinian

Israeli forces bomb Gaza, killing one Palestinian

Hamas spokesperson, Hazim Qassim, tweeted in response that "the Israeli bombardment of the Gaza Strip constitutes a failed attempt to terrorize the masses of our people after it's participation in th...

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Enhanced wildfire risk today with warm and windy conditions

Enhanced wildfire risk today with warm and windy conditions

A large and potent spring storm will bring much colder air, strong wind and snow to the northern and central Rockies by Friday . Our first care-free 70-degree day since February (last Tuesday doesn...

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Novichok used in Skripal attack: Chemical weapons watchdog

Novichok used in Skripal attack: Chemical weapons watchdog

The UK government says its scientists have identified the agent as a military-grade Novichok nerve agent . The poisoning of Skripal, a former double agent who settled in Britain in 2010 after being...

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'Death Penalty Down by Four Percent'

'Death Penalty Down by Four Percent'

This number is down to a variation in figures for a number of countries, and because of information provided to Amnesty by authorities. The number of USA states carrying out executions increased fro...

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Who was Samina Samoon? Pregnant Pakistani singer killed for not dancing

Who was Samina Samoon? Pregnant Pakistani singer killed for not dancing

While Samoon made a decision to stand up and perform, she refused to dance on his request, Geo News reported. The husband of the slain singer told the local media that his wife had been six months...

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Syrian government reportedly raises victory flag in last rebel-held enclave

Syrian government reportedly raises victory flag in last rebel-held enclave

Russia's Defense Ministry said Russian military police had been deployed in Douma as of Thursday. Amidst fear of triggering war between U.S. and Russian Federation over situation in Syria, Bashar al...

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Rouhani congratulates Ilham Aliyev for reelection as Azerbaijan's pres.

Rouhani congratulates Ilham Aliyev for reelection as Azerbaijan's pres.

Opposition parties in the tightly controlled Caucasus nation have said the elections are a sham and accused the authorities of preparing to rig the vote. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has s...

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CBI urges for soft Brexit financial services deal

CBI urges for soft Brexit financial services deal

CBI director general, Carolyn Fairbairn said it is vitally important that Brexit negotiators understand the complexity of rules and the effects that even the smallest of changes can have. This has b...

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BJP chief Amit Shah on two-day tour to poll-bound Karnataka

BJP chief Amit Shah on two-day tour to poll-bound Karnataka

The Karnataka Prevention of Cow Slaughter and Preservation (Amendment) Bill was passed in the State legislature during the previous BJP regime, he said, but it could not become law due to the non-coop...

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Weather Forecast- Thursday, April 12th

Weather Forecast- Thursday, April 12th

Sunday: Timing is still in question of the front's local impacts, but we're expecting widespread shower and storm activity on Sunday as the cold front pushes through the Big Bend and South Georgia. T...

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Commonwealth Games 2018: Australia runs up medal tally on Day 7

Commonwealth Games 2018: Australia runs up medal tally on Day 7

The fact that two of the Cameroonian athletes had failed to take part in their events particularly saddened Commonwealth Games Federation chief David Grevemberg . The 2018 Games are now underway in...

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Chinese baby born four years after parents' death

Chinese baby born four years after parents' death

In December past year, the baby "boy" was born in a hospital. The baby's parents had intended on having a baby through in-vitro fertilization (IFV) and froze several embryos. Given the legal ambigui...

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UEFA charge City manager Guardiola with 'improper conduct'

UEFA charge City manager Guardiola with 'improper conduct'

The former Manchester City player, viewed by many as simply a squad player at the start of the season , not only delivered with his work-rate and tackling but clearly added some calmness and authorit...

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President Trumps Homeland Security Adviser Resigned

President Trumps Homeland Security Adviser Resigned

Schadlow is believed to be close to former national security adviser H.R. McMaster. A senior White House official said Schadlow spoke with Bolton on Tuesday and submitted her resignation "to allow him...

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J'khand: Police recovers burning body of woman, gangrape suspected

J'khand: Police recovers burning body of woman, gangrape suspected

The driver fled through the East Side, looping through street after street. Police say the search found 23.4 grams of heroin, or the equivalent of 234 doses. At the time assistant commissioner for roa...

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Brian Elliott likely to start Game 2 after atrocious opener vs. Penguins

Brian Elliott likely to start Game 2 after atrocious opener vs. Penguins

Keep the penalty-killing mandates to a minimum, and maybe these newly mature Flyers - who nonetheless start several young players in key spots - have a fighting chance. Malkin scored a goal. Jake G...

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Bridges: Oil ban is 'wrecking ball' for regions

Bridges: Oil ban is 'wrecking ball' for regions

The move is part of the Labour Government's manifesto to reduce climate pollution. "As the industry itself admits, there is good potential for more to be found". Greenpeace Executive Director, Russel ...

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Russian military says Israeli war planes struck Syrian air base - Ifax

Russian military says Israeli war planes struck Syrian air base - Ifax

Syrian air defense systems shot down five out of eight missiles fired. The other three landed in the western part of the base. "This is a very risky development". President Donald Trump called the...

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Russian Federation vetoes US-drafted Security Council resolution

Russian Federation vetoes US-drafted Security Council resolution

May had earlier agreed the same thing in a call with French President Emmanuel Macron. That news caused Trump to lash out at Mueller to reporters late Monday, describing the Federal Bureau of Investig...

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Pompeo cites Russian aggression, says diplomacy must go on

Pompeo cites Russian aggression, says diplomacy must go on

Director Mike Pompeo testifies during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on "Worldwide Threats" on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., February 13, 2018. Rand Paul of Kentucky, has already ann...

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Everyone Is Dunking on Mark Zuckerberg About His Facebook Congressional Hearing

Long. " Diamond and Silk have a question for you and that question is: what is unsafe about two black women supporting President Donald J. Trump?" "We are two women of color, how are we unsafe?" ...

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Trump warns Russia:

Trump warns Russia: "Get ready" for attack on Syria

Macron, 40, France's youngest leader since Napoleon, and the 32-year-old Saudi prince who goes by MBS, met privately earlier Tuesday to discuss defense, security and economic issues. Macron said he ...

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US Strikes On Syria Could Put Russian Troops Under Fire

US Strikes On Syria Could Put Russian Troops Under Fire

The Russian military said on March 13 that it would respond to any US strike on Syria. "Get ready Russian Federation, because they will be coming, nice and new and 'smart!'" He adds: "You shouldn'...

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Pension Bill Prompts Rapid Court Challenge By Attorney General

Pension Bill Prompts Rapid Court Challenge By Attorney General

It was a lot of give and take to get where we are, so I guess we have to negotiate some more". FRANKFORT - In a Monday press conference Gov. Matt Bevin announced he would veto the entire budget bi...

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ISRO launches navigation satellite IRNSS-1I from Sriharikota

ISRO launches navigation satellite IRNSS-1I from Sriharikota

EDT) with a rush of flame from a solid-fueled core motor and four strap-on solid rocket boosters. The satellite's inputs would also be used for regulating road transport, air navigation, communicati...

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UN Security Council Meeting Over Syrian Crisis

UN Security Council Meeting Over Syrian Crisis

The tweet came just hours after the Russian ambassador to Lebanon reportedly said Russia would shoot down any US missiles aimed at Syria . Trump berated Russian Federation for partnering wi...

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Trump Looks to Assuage Trade Critics With Farm Package

Trump Looks to Assuage Trade Critics With Farm Package

As the economic saber-rattling shakes global markets, Trump said Monday he had a good relationship with China and with President Xi Jinping, but repeated his claim that China has been "taking adva...

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Not fair: Finance Commission's terms of reference stray from propriety

Not fair: Finance Commission's terms of reference stray from propriety

The Gulati Institute of Finance and Taxation here would function as the Secretariat of the Group of Ministers and prepare a draft memorandum that would be finalised at the Visakhapatnam meeting. The m...

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Man Pleads Guilty to Cutting Woman's Throat in Wesleyville

Man Pleads Guilty to Cutting Woman's Throat in Wesleyville

Flemming faces a maximum penalty of 25 years in federal prison on the armed bank robbery charge. Gilberto Escamilla, 53, chose to forgo trial and accept a plea agreement from state prosecutors at a ...

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Police cuts not fuelling rise in violent crime, says Rudd

Police cuts not fuelling rise in violent crime, says Rudd

It came as a leaked Home Office document said that cuts in police numbers are likely to have "encouraged" offenders to commit crimes because they know they are less likely to get caught. The final 1...

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Myanmar soldiers sentenced to 10 years for massacre of 10 Rohingya Muslims

Myanmar soldiers sentenced to 10 years for massacre of 10 Rohingya Muslims

A month after their detention, the military issued a statement in a rare admission of wrongdoing that some of its security forces had been involved in the killing and pledging to take action against...

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SenseTime breaks records in $600mn Alibaba-led funding round

SenseTime breaks records in $600mn Alibaba-led funding round

China's SenseTime has raised $600 million in a round of funding led by e-commerce giant Alibaba . He was responding to questions at the annual Boao Forum in China over the recent revelation that ...

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Moon urges efforts to improve S. Korea-Japan ties

Moon urges efforts to improve S. Korea-Japan ties

It was the first visit to South Korea by a Japanese foreign minister in more than two years. "With preparations underway for South Korea and the United States' summits with North Korea , which coul...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation sought Trump's communications with his personal lawyer regarding Access Hollywood

Federal Bureau of Investigation sought Trump's communications with his personal lawyer regarding Access Hollywood

Cohen's unofficial role in the Trump campaign. It is not clear Cohen played any role in the Access Hollywood controversy. Public corruption prosecutors in the US attorney's office in Manhattan are...

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Pruitt's security expenses questioned in internal EPA docs

Pruitt's security expenses questioned in internal EPA docs

Udall and other Democrats said they will introduce a formal resolution calling for Pruitt's ouster "for the good of the American people". Senate Democrats sought to undercut that argument Tuesday, cit...

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