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Justice Department Refers McCabe To Prosecutors, But Unclear If They'll Charge Him

Justice Department Refers McCabe To Prosecutors, But Unclear If They'll Charge Him

The referral from the Inspector General to the D.C. U.S. Attorney's Office is thought to be far more serious, as inspector general investigators are nonpartisan lawyers and agents who probe wrongdoing...

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Cuba Has a New Leader

Cuba Has a New Leader

Addressing the parliament on Thursday, Diaz-Canel lauded his predecessor Raul Castro. Miguel Diaz-Canel was officially named as the new leader of Cuba on Thursday, one day after a secret vote in the...

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Operator gets jail time for hanging up on emergency calls

Operator gets jail time for hanging up on emergency calls

She was sacked after a supervisor noticed the unusual number of "short calls", reports CBS affiliate KHOU . If Creshenda Williams didn't have time then- she surely has plenty of time now. "The citi...

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Attack on Iran Regime in Syria

Attack on Iran Regime in Syria

In fact, the objective of the attack was reportedly to totally eliminate Tehran's drone program at the central Syrian base. Israel released details on Tuesday about what it described as an Iranian "...

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United Nations security team came under fire in Syria's Douma

United Nations security team came under fire in Syria's Douma

France has said it was very likely that evidence of the poison gas attack was disappearing before the inspectors could reach the town. Russian Federation later said that OPCW inspectors would be per...

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Early voting for May 8 primary starts today

Early voting for May 8 primary starts today

Davidson County election officials will add locations for early voting starting April 23, including the Thomasville Public Library at 14 Randolph St. and the Midway Fire Department at 228 Midway Schoo...

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Stephen I. Chazen Sold 4000 Shares of Occidental Petroleum Co. (OXY) Shares

About 118,136 shares traded or 29.48% up from the average. On Wednesday, December 20 the stock of Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY ) has "Hold" rating given by Jefferies. Its up 0.02, fro...

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FAA orders engine inspections after deadly Southwest Airlines incident

FAA orders engine inspections after deadly Southwest Airlines incident

Emergency alarms on the plane acted properly and the plane rolled at a severe 41-degree angle after the left engine failed, he said. Other passengers grabbed her body as she was being sucked out and...

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Death of McMaster's father being investigated as suspicious

Death of McMaster's father being investigated as suspicious

He is the father of President Trump's former national security advisor. According to the Pennsylvania Department of Health, H.R. McMaster Sr., the father of Gen. Facility officials say they are coop...

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Trump Attorney Cohen Drops Dossier Lawsuits Against Fusion GPS, BuzzFeed

Trump Attorney Cohen Drops Dossier Lawsuits Against Fusion GPS, BuzzFeed

Cohen moved to not continue with the cases late Wednesday, after suing the political research firm and publication for defamation earlier this year, Schwartz said . The dossier suggested then-candi...

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Poroshenko congratulates Israeli people on Israel's 70th anniversary

Poroshenko congratulates Israeli people on Israel's 70th anniversary

On today, the 70th Anniversary of Yom Ha'atzmaut, Israel Independence Day, we join with our friends here in America and Israel in celebration of this important holiday. "On behalf of the Government of...

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New Zealand PM angry over Donald Trump comparisons

New Zealand PM angry over Donald Trump comparisons

In an annual report late a year ago, New Zealand's GCSB estimated there had been 122 local incidents - about a third of the 396 serious incidents recorded by the security centre - which had "indicator...

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Caf: Friday & Saturday for Champions League, Sunday for Confederation Cup

Caf: Friday & Saturday for Champions League, Sunday for Confederation Cup

The draw for the Confederation Cup pool stages will be made in Cairo on Friday‚ with SuperSport United and BidVest Wits seeking to book their place in the pot on Wednesday. Enyimba could have sco...

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Air quality across Arizona has improved despite population increase

Air quality across Arizona has improved despite population increase

The American Lung Association's State of the Air 2018 report shows that once again California has some of the worst air quality in the nation, but that Napa County air is comparatively pristine. The...

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Fraternity suspended over 'extremely racist' and 'homophobic' video

Fraternity suspended over 'extremely racist' and 'homophobic' video

Syracuse University has suspended one of its fraternities after videos laden with offensive behavior were discovered online. They also demanded that the school release the videos, one of which was ...

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Queen hints Prince Charles could replace her as head of Commonwealth

Queen hints Prince Charles could replace her as head of Commonwealth

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May is to pay tribute to Queen Elizabeth II for leading the Commonwealth with "service, dedication and constancy" as she thanks her for opening her homes to welcome ...

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Gerrie Nel & AfriForum plan to privately prosecute Malema for corruption

Gerrie Nel & AfriForum plan to privately prosecute Malema for corruption

But Nel says he finds it "peculiar" that Malema's case was transferred to the PCLU, when the original state prosecutor in the matter in 2015 had indicated that he was "court-ready". Kriel said if the ...

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Qualcomm Begins Cutting Jobs to Meet Pledge to Slash Costs

Qualcomm Begins Cutting Jobs to Meet Pledge to Slash Costs

Now, the 1,000 layoffs being implemented are reportedly set to affect around 3 percent of the company's global workforce. Bloomberg , which first reported the layoffs, said the size of the job cut...

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Race between Cruz and O'Rourke 'too close to call,' poll shows

Race between Cruz and O'Rourke 'too close to call,' poll shows

Both of those polls, though, were taken prior to the time that O'Rourke won the Democratic Primary on March 7th in a race that got far more attention than the Republican Primary, and that is no do...

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Trump files for tax extension with IRS, White House says

Trump files for tax extension with IRS, White House says

U.S. president Donald Trump sought to deflect attention away from the multiple controversies engulfing his presidency on Tuesday as he touted his tax reform plan as the " most sweeping tax reform i...

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Here's chronology of special CBI Judge BH Loya's death case

Before his death in December 2014, Loya was hearing the Sohrabuddin encounter case in which Shah was an accused. Judge MB Gosavi, who took over the case after Judge Loya's passing, discharged Mr S...

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Inspectors allowed into site of Syrian chemical attack

Inspectors allowed into site of Syrian chemical attack

At the second site, "the team came under small arms fire and an explosive was detonated", OPCW says. After they were fired upon, the team members retreated to Damascus . But, more than a week after...

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What Modi said in 'Bharat Ki Baat, Sabke Saath'

What Modi said in 'Bharat Ki Baat, Sabke Saath'

We will give back strong answers and in the language they understand. May "updated Prime Minister Modi on the progress of the UK's withdrawal from the European Union". He has said, "A little girl ...

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Senate Changes Rules To Allow Babies In Chamber After Duckworth Gives Birth

Senate Changes Rules To Allow Babies In Chamber After Duckworth Gives Birth

Duckworth had expressed concerns about how she would be able to care for her newborn while carrying out her constitutional duties, BBC reported. Duckworth, an Illinois Democrat, sought the change ...

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Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN)

The stock decreased 1.14% or $0.56 during the last trading session, reaching $48.68. About 4.99M shares traded. (NYSE:SPG) has declined 9.44% since April 19, 2017 and is downtrending. Amazon.com accou...

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Cat gets new home after trekking 12 miles to family that rejected him

Cat gets new home after trekking 12 miles to family that rejected him

But his owners didn't welcome Toby back into their house; instead, they took him to a local shelter and asked them to euthanize him. A little orange and white cat who was rejected by his family tw...

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Iran quake: Huge natural disaster strikes near NUCLEAR POWER PLANT

Iran quake: Huge natural disaster strikes near NUCLEAR POWER PLANT

Various magnitudes are normal following a temblor. The natural disaster was reportedly felt as far away as Bahrain and Qatar, on the other side of the Persian Gulf. The USGS website says that though...

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Judge slaps Kris Kobach with contempt of court in voter registration case

Judge slaps Kris Kobach with contempt of court in voter registration case

A federal judge says Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach violated her order that some voters were eligible to cast a ballot while a lawsuit challenging a state law requiring proof of USA citizenship...

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Kathua rape 'barbaric', says President Kovind

Kathua rape 'barbaric', says President Kovind

It is the first responsibility of any society to ensure the security of children so that they feel safe", President Kovind said while addressing the 6th Convocation of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Universi...

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Narendra Modi meets Queen Elizabeth II ahead of Commonwealth meeting

Narendra Modi meets Queen Elizabeth II ahead of Commonwealth meeting

Modi, who arrived in London on Wednesday on a four-day visit to the United Kingdom, met the Queen ahead of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, which will be held on Thursday and Friday. "O...

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Iran replaces dollar with euro in financial reporting

Iran replaces dollar with euro in financial reporting

Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a military parade in Tehran on Wednesday, Commander of the Iranian Army Ground Force Brigadier General Kiomars Heidari said the range of chopper-launched miss...

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Despite strikes, Syria's Assad can still wage chemical attacks - US sources

Despite strikes, Syria's Assad can still wage chemical attacks - US sources

A team of inspectors from the OPCW recently arrived in Damascus , the Syrian capital, to probe a suspected chemical weapons attack in the neighbouring town of Douma. On Tuesday, the United Nat...

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Traders Buy Shares of Fifth Third Bank (FITB) on Weakness

Traders Buy Shares of Fifth Third Bank (FITB) on Weakness

How much shares are traded? Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (BIO) has risen 25.02% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 12.51% the S&P500. British Columbia Invest accumulated 73...

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Does Britain Support Air Strikes in Syria?

Does Britain Support Air Strikes in Syria?

Speaking in the House of Commons on April 16, May defended her decision to order a coordinated surgical strike with the U.S. and France against Syrian compounds that housed or developed chemical weapo...

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Crippling bus drivers' strike continues

Crippling bus drivers' strike continues

Television and radio news reports told the tale of millions of commuters affected by the bus driver strike . Secretary-general of South African Road Passenger Bargaining Council, Gary Wilson, vowed...

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Celebrate Record Store Day 2018 In Brooklyn

Celebrate Record Store Day 2018 In Brooklyn

Since the early 21st century, vinyl has made a notable resurgence among audiophiles, and music enthusiasts will most certainly be able to find new and old musical treasures in most any format as part ...

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GOP Rep. Charlie Dent says he will leave Congress earlier than expected

GOP Rep. Charlie Dent says he will leave Congress earlier than expected

More than a dozen House Republicans have said they will not seek re-election this year. He represents a swing district and the race to succeed him is expected to be competitive. Tom Wolf said in...

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Former aviator from New Mexico trained hero pilot

Former aviator from New Mexico trained hero pilot

U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao extended her sympathies to the loved ones of the passenger who died, Jennifer Riordan, of New Mexico, and praised the pilot, crew and others who were on boa...

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Taxpayers get 1-day extension due to IRS glitch

Taxpayers get 1-day extension due to IRS glitch

The agency also said that taxpayers should filing their tax returns as they normally would. Visitors to the IRS payment site saw one of two messages: One that says the website is unavailable. MA t...

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Syria missile attack 'false alarm', state media says

Syria missile attack 'false alarm', state media says

After Syrian TV reported that aerial defense forces shot down missiles that were headed toward an airbase, a senior Syrian Army officer denied the reports and blamed Israel for setting off the country...

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