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Ryan says Mueller, Rosenstein 'should be allowed to do their jobs' despite Trump threats

Ryan said he had no reason to think Trump would fire either man. 2018-04-11 14:54 3KB

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Paul Ryan Announces Retirement: If I Stay My Kids Will Only Know Me as a 'Weekend Dad'

"I just don't want to be one of those people looking back at my life ... " 2018-04-11 14:54 3KB

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Theresa May Told Trump She Needs More Proof Syria Did Chemical Attack Before UK Joins Strikes

British Prime Minister Theresa May said Tuesday that Western allies should wait for more evidence the Syrian government carried out a chemical attack before 2018-04-11 14:11 3KB

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US, Russia step up warnings of possible Syria strike

Russian lawmakers have warned the United States that Moscow would view an airstrike on Syria as a war crime 2018-04-11 10:50 4KB

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Trump's 'Russia-Get-Ready' Missile Twitterstorm Baffles Netizens

Earlier in the day, the US President took to Twitter to call for Russia to “get ready” for “nice and new and smart” missiles in Syria as a response to the alleged chemical attack in Douma – the tweet was followed by another one, urging Moscow to stop what he described as an “arms race.” 2018-04-11 13:49 3KB

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The free-for-all in Syria will make your head spin

ISIS, YPG, FSA, PKK, USA... It's an alphabet soup of who's fighting whom. And President Trump's tweet taunting Russia just adds to the complication. 2018-04-11 13:19 2KB

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‘Did he just announce World War III on Twitter?’ Trump Russia tweet stokes fear, humor

After President Donald Trump tweeted a warning to Russia that Syrian missile strikes “will be coming” after alleged chemical attacks, reaction posts both joked and showed fear on the social media platform about a potential World War III. 2018-04-11 14:31 2KB

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The Latest: Ryan says ‘no regrets’ in leaving speakership

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan’s decision not run for re-election (all times local): 10:30 a.m. House Speaker Paul Ryan says he is leaving the speakership and retiring from Congress… 2018-04-11 14:22 1KB

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Planes are avoiding Syria in case they get caught in a US airstrike on Assad

The skies over and around Syria are even emptier than usual as commercial flights avoid the area in expectation of a potential U. S. strike on Assad. 2018-04-11 12:31 2KB

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Syrian Opposition to Launch Counter-Offensive After Possible US Strike - FSA

News about a new possible offensive in Syria comes as US President Donald Trump threatens with a missile strike on the country. Washington blames Damascus for performing alleged chemical attack in Douma, using reports by the controversial White Helmets NGO as proof. Syria and Russia refuted the accusations, branding them a pretext for invasion. 2018-04-11 12:33 2KB

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Ryan telling associates he's not running for reelection: report

Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) has revealed to those close to him that he will not seek reelection in the 2018 midterm elections, according to 2018-04-11 12:24 1009Bytes

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At least 257 dead in military plane crash in Algeria

Algerian emergency services say 257 people have been killed in a military plane crash and some survivors have been rescued. 2018-04-11 13:15 1KB

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The Internet roasts Zuckerberg over 'booster seat'

The Facebook CEO used a cushion on his chair during Congressional testimony on Tuesday. 2018-04-11 14:32 1KB

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Zuckerberg returns to Hill for more testimony

Facebook is under fire for the worst privacy debacle in his company’s history 2018-04-11 14:11 6KB

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Bipolar Disorder: 5 Things To Know About Mariah Carey’s Mental Health Illness

Mariah Carey just revealed that she has bipolar disorder. Learn more about the mental health issue here. 2018-04-11 14:23 3KB

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Trump Warns Russia U. S. Missiles ‘Will Be Coming’ to Syria

President Trump warned that U. S. missiles “will be coming” to Syria, and warned he was willing to challenge Russia directly in launching a military strike against the Syrian president over an alleged chemical-weapons attack. 2018-04-11 12:11 2KB

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The 3 Questions Mark Zuckerberg Hasn’t Answered

A simple way for the House to outdo the Senate 2018-04-11 14:17 6KB

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Trump fumes over ‘unthinkable’ FBI raid on lawyer

President Trump on Wednesday continued to rail about the “Unthinkable” FBI raid on his personal lawyer and dismissed as “Fake News”... 2018-04-11 13:35 2KB

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Americans Are Worried About Trump Firing Mueller, Not the Alleged Stormy Daniels Affair, Poll Finds

Even Republicans don't want Mueller fired. 2018-04-11 14:17 3KB

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Syria calls US threats to attack it 'reckless'

Syria on Wednesday called U. S. threats to attack it "reckless" and said they display a lack of "wisdom and logic" and endanger international peace and security. 2018-04-11 14:08 4KB

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California Today: A Big Boost for Jerry Brown’s Elusive Water Project

Wednesday: Mark Zuckerberg testifies before Congress, the Sacramento police chief vows change, and the state sees lower-than-expected marijuana sales. 2018-04-11 13:02 6KB

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Almost half back Trump on sending troops to border: poll

Almost half the voters in a new poll support President Trump’s decision to send U. S. troops to the border with Mexico. 2018-04-11 11:33 1KB

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European air traffic control warns airlines about missile strikes over Mediterranean

Carriers are warned to exercise caution over the next 72 hours. 2018-04-11 10:00 2KB

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17 killed in clashes between UN and militia in C. African capital

Seventeen people and a UN peacekeeper were killed Tuesday in clashes in a Muslim enclave of Bangui, capital of the Central African Republic (CAR), in the city's bloodiest flareup in years. 2018-04-11 12:30 4KB

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Heitkamp: Trump Asked Me to ‘Switch Parties’ Before He Was Sworn in as President

Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (N. D.) said Tuesday that President Donald Trump asked her to "switch parties" to become a Republican during her meeting with him at Trump Tower in December 2016. 2018-04-11 14:02 2KB

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Bipartisan group of senators expected to release compromise bill to shield Mueller

Republican senators have argued against such a bill, saying that President Trump shows no signs he plans to orchestrate the special counsel’s firing. 2018-04-11 12:14 4KB

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Pinuno ng Facebook, nag-sorry sa data breach

Inako ng chief executive ng Facebook ang nangyaring data breach kung saan nakuha ang mga pribadong impormasyong ng halos 87 milyong users sa buong mundo. 2018-04-11 12:07 2KB

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Trump pushes back against New York Times story involving Russia payment

President Trump pushed back against a story which he said falsely mischaracterized a speech he gave during the presidential campaign. 2018-04-11 10:56 1KB

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Man Allegedly Robs A Bank To Impress Taylor Swift, It Goes As Well As You’d Expect

Bruce Rowley was taken into the custody after allegedly robbing a Connecticut bank to impress Taylor Swift. 2018-04-11 13:29 2KB

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Diamond And Silk: No, Facebook Hasn’t Contacted Us

Diamond and Silk denied that Facebook ever reached out to them after their page was labeled "unsafe for the community." 2018-04-11 14:20 2KB

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Facebook Hearings Show Congress Needs Fresh Blood

Jonathan Bernstein's morning links. 2018-04-11 14:15 3KB

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Zuckerberg Faces Congress; 'Dalit Spring' Starts to Sprout in India

Who wins in a China-US trade war; is pulled from the internet; Dalit protests growing in India; Facebook heads to Congress. 2018-04-11 10:09 2KB

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Tristan Thompson’s ex talks ‘respect’ after cheating scandal

“If you respect yourself and you respect others, you would never make light of the misfortune of anyone," Jordan Craig wrote on Instagram. 2018-04-11 12:39 2KB

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The U. S. and Russia have had some pretty tense moments before, even if things look bad right now

President Trump bemoaned the current state of U. S.-Russia relations Wednesday morning. 2018-04-11 13:12 3KB

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‘Morning Joe’ Feels Sorry for ‘Good Guy’ Michael Cohen: ‘Very Gentle’ (Video)

The set of "Morning Joe" reacted with sorrow and sadness Wednesday to the news that Trump attorney Michael Cohen's office had been raided by the FBI. On set, normally tough personalities like Mika Brzezinski and Donny Deutsch said that Cohen was actually a sweet person faced with a terrible choice. "When you see him as a character from a distance you say 'okay, he's thuggish.' When you know 2018-04-11 12:37 3KB

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Survivor of 10 years’ captivity in Ohio reveals her marriage

One of three women who escaped a Cleveland home after being held for a decade has revealed she's married. 2018-04-11 09:39 1KB

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Bill Cosby retrial, Day 3: Prosecutors line up accusers after defense's ‘con-artist’ attack

Prosecutors in Bill Cosby's sexual-assault retrial will try to counter defense attorney Tom Mesereau's depiction of accuser Andrea Constand as a 'con artist' with other accusers who say the comedian drugged and attacked them long before his 2004 encounter with her. 2018-04-11 14:21 3KB

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Swedish king: Nobel trouble can be 'seriously damaging'

Swedish king says resignation of 3 members of Nobel Literature Prize awarding body who quit after failing to exclude a fellow member whose husband is embroiled in sexual misconduct allegations "risk seriously damaging" its "important activities.". 2018-04-11 14:28 3KB

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Patriots owner Robert Kraft visits Meek Mill in prison, calls for criminal justice reform

Robert Kraft is a complicated fellow. 2018-04-11 13:48 3KB

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S. Africa bids emotional farewell to 'Mama Winnie' Mandela

Thousands of mourners flocked Wednesday to the heart of South Africa's sprawling Soweto township, a centre of anti-apartheid resistance, to pay tribute to Nelson Mandela's former wife and struggle hero Winnie Mandela. 2018-04-11 11:50 6KB

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UAE accuses Somalia over $9.6 million seized at airport

United Arab Emirates accuses Somalia over $9.6 million seized at Mogadishu airport. 2018-04-11 10:59 2KB

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Australian sentenced to rehab for drug offenses in Indonesia

BALI, Indonesia (AP) — An Australian accountant was sentenced Wednesday to 15 months of rehabilitation for drug offenses on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali. The court in Denpasar said Isaac Emmanuel Roberts’ sentence, which… 2018-04-11 10:38 2KB

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What Does the National Guard Do?| Opinion

The Army National Guard is the oldest defense force in the nation. 2018-04-11 13:00 3KB

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Trump’s Latest Executive Order Requires Federal Aid Recipients To Work

Trump quietly signed a new executive order on Tuesday that will now require that federal aid program recipients work to keep their benefits. 2018-04-11 13:35 1KB

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Andre Ingram, 32-year-old rookie, gets "MVP" chants with record-breaking NBA debut

After a decade in the minors, Andre Ingram seized the chance to live his long-deferred dream by scoring 19 points for the Los Angeles Lakers 2018-04-11 12:24 3KB

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US consumer prices in March rose 2.4 pct. from year earlier

U. S. consumer prices rose 2.4 percent in March from a year earlier, the fastest annual pace in 12 months. 2018-04-11 12:45 2KB

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While Other Athletes Boycott White House, Alabama Football Player Invites Trump to Join Team in Prayer

The player who initiated the prayer says his “boldness and courage” comes from his faith. 2018-04-11 14:21 2KB

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Anna Faris was rejected from her son's potential school

Actress Anna Faris stops by Ellen and talks about the struggle to find her 5-year-old son a school. 2018-04-11 14:00 1KB

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Israel probing how pro-boycott Irish mayor came despite ban| The Herald

Israeli authorities are investigating how Dublin Mayor Micheal Mac Donncha arrived in the country despite instructions to bar his entry. 2018-04-11 12:20 1KB

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Senator to Zuckerberg: “Your user agreement sucks”

"I don't want to have to vote to regulate Facebook -- but by God, I will." 2018-04-11 14:01 3KB

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‘Debacle’ affected Duterte’s trust in Aguirre, says new DOJ chief

Former Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II would have stayed on at the Department of Justice (DOJ) if not for some “debacle” that affected the trust and confidence of President Rodrigo Duterte, newly appointed Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said. 2018-04-11 10:17 4KB

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Wanted man pulled gun on Raleigh cops after traffic stop, police charge

A wanted man who Raleigh, NC, police officers said drew a gun on them after a traffic stop Tuesday night was convicted of second-degree murder in 1993. 2018-04-11 14:11 2KB

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Man in critical condition after shooting in Gulfton

One man is in critical condition after he was found lying in a southwest Houston intersection Wednesday morning with a gunshot wound to the chest. 2018-04-11 11:02 1KB

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Driver fatally shot by police in Royal Oak

Investigators say man fled a traffic stop Tuesday, went to White Castle drive-through near 13 Mile and Woodward 2018-04-11 10:16 2KB

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Russia Claims Syria Chemical Attack Was 'Staged' By White Helmets

It also warned the U. S. of "grave consequences" if it responds with military action. 2018-04-11 10:01 4KB

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Megachurch pastor Bill Hybels resigns, calls sexual accusations 'flat-out lies'

Pastor Bill Hybels of the powerful Chicago-area Willow Creek Community Church megachurch has resigned after a series of sexual misconduct claims he called "flat-out lies." 2018-04-11 14:09 3KB

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Cosby accuser to face cross-examination in sexual assault trial

Bill Cosby's defense team on Wednesday will cross-examine a witness who says the comedian drugged her for four days and sexually molested her in 1984, as his retrial for assaulting another woman resumes in a Pennsylvania court. 2018-04-11 10:56 3KB

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Man fatally shot by Royal Oak police officer; why officer fired at driver remains unclear

It all started about 6 p.m. Tuesday when Royal Oak police tried to stop a BMW on Woodward Avenue near 13 Mile Road. 2018-04-11 10:51 2KB

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UN court quashes 2016 verdict, convicts Serb leader Vojislav Seselj of war crimes

Seselj has already serve more time in prison than what he has been sentenced to. 2018-04-11 13:52 3KB

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School board rejects state’s plan to arm staff members

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s new program to arm school employees is getting stiff-armed by the board overseeing the school where a teenager with an assault rifle killed 17 people. The Broward School Board… 2018-04-11 12:11 2KB

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British warship to help police North Korean sanctions

A British warship "changed its deployment" and arrived in Japan on Wednesday to join efforts to police U. N. sanctions imposed on North Korea over its nuclear and missile programs. 2018-04-11 10:46 4KB

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Murder charges could hinder water park's debt repayment

Criminal indictments stemming from the decapitation of a 10-year-old boy on a slide at a Kansas water park could hurt owner Schlitterbahn's chances of repaying a $174.3 million loan... 2018-04-11 14:16 2KB

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Report Reveals Global Anti-Semitism Increase Amid Drop in Violence Against Jews

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Anti-Semitic sentiments and harassment worldwide were on the rise in 2017, despite a decline in violent incidents against Jews, a fresh study revealed. 2018-04-11 14:04 1KB

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Greek official says compromise needed in Macedonia dispute| The Herald

Greece's foreign minister says a compromise is needed in a decades-long dispute with Macedonia over the former Yugoslav republic's name. 2018-04-11 11:57 1KB

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High-ranking Chinese diplomat to visit North Korea

A high-ranking Chinese diplomat plans to travel to North Korea later this week amid a flurry of diplomacy following Pyongyang's leader Kim Jong Un's surprise visit to Beijing. 2018-04-11 10:46 2KB

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Regional leaders are defying Afghanistan’s president. The latest is a police chief who was once a close U. S. ally

Abdul Raziq, a onetime U. S. ally accused of human rights abuses, said President Ashraf Ghani "cannot fire me” from his perch as police chief in Kandahar. 2018-04-11 10:00 7KB

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Nunes threatens to 'impeach' Wray and Rosenstein

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) said Tuesday that he will seek to "impeach" FBI Director Christopher Wray and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein if they decline to hand over the document used to launch th 2018-04-11 14:34 2KB

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Who is Michael Cohen? Some see Trump's lawyer as overzealous bully. Team Trump sees an undying loyalist.

Raid of Michael Cohen follows decade of loyalty to Donald Trump. 2018-04-11 14:26 7KB

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CEO Zuckerberg apologizes for Facebook's privacy failures

Under fire for the worst privacy debacle in his company's history, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg batted away often-aggressive questioning from lawmakers who accused him of failing to protect the personal information of millions of Americans from Russians intent on upsetting the U. S. election. 2018-04-11 10:42 7KB

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10 things you need to know before the opening bell

This is what traders are talking about. 2018-04-11 10:42 3KB

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Founder of megachurch quits following misconduct allegations

SOUTH BARRINGTON, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago-area founder of one of the nation’s largest evangelical churches is stepping down following allegations he behaved inappropriately with female congregants. The Rev. Bill Hybels announced his retirement at… 2018-04-11 12:07 1KB

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The Latest: Cosby arrives for 3rd day of retrial

Comedian Bill Cosby has arrived for the third day of his sexual assault retrial. 2018-04-11 12:53 2KB

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Saudi Aramco signs $44 bn deal for Indian refinery complex

Saudi Aramco, the world's biggest oil company, on Wednesday announced a $44-billion deal to build a giant refinery complex in India with three Indian firms. The refinery at Ratnagiri on the west coast will be handle up to 1. 2018-04-11 13:00 4KB

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Federal agent charged in Waukesha County with sexual assault

A federal agent is charged in Waukesha County with sexually assaulting three women. 2018-04-11 11:46 1KB

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Europe's graft watchdog: Major concerns for Romania's courts

Europe's corruption watchdog has urged Romania to abandon a judicial overhaul that critics say will undermine the anti-corruption fight. 2018-04-11 11:45 1KB

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Ex-Best Buy CEO resigns from 5 boards in donations flap

Former Best Buy CEO Brad Anderson has resigned from the boards of five organizations following a report that he contributed to a nonprofit organization that distributed inflammatory anti-Muslim videos on social media. 2018-04-11 14:23 1KB

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Europe plans remote update to keep aging Mars probe stable

The European Space Agency plans to remotely update the software on its Mars Express probe to ensure the aging spacecraft remains stable. 2018-04-11 14:08 1KB

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Border patrol agents try to dump injured man over Mexican border

US Border Patrol agents were caught on video trying to illegally deport a man to Mexico by claiming he wasn’t in their custody and because he “looked”... 2018-04-11 13:56 2KB

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Former Indonesian general says he'll run for president again| The Herald

Former Indonesian Gen. Prabowo Subianto says he'll run for president in an election due next year, confirming an establishment challenger to current president Joko "Jokowi" Widodo. 2018-04-11 11:32 2KB

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Macedonian lawmakers debate confidence motion against govt

Macedonia's parliament has begun debating a no-confidence motion by the conservative opposition, which argues that the country's 11-month-old Social Democrat government has failed to... 2018-04-11 11:56 1KB

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Vatican urges Buddhists to join fight against corruption| The Herald

The Vatican is urging Buddhists to work with Christians to combat corruption, saying corrupt political, business and religious leaders put lives at risk, damage the environment and threaten governance. 2018-04-11 10:50 1KB

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Greitens investigation report to be released today at 5 p.m.

According to a press release from the committee, the release will be posted on the Missouri House website Wednesday at 5 p.m. 2018-04-11 12:33 1KB

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Zuckerberg Testimony, Chinese Openness, Lagarde Warning: CEO Daily for April 11,2018

Must-read business news, delivered every morning. 2018-04-11 10:54 4KB

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Ex-House Speaker John Boehner Joins A Marijuana Firm’s Advisory Board

John Boehner, the ex-Speaker of the House, has joined the advisory board of a large marijuana firm, saying his "thinking... has evolved." 2018-04-11 14:20 2KB

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Stocks return some of their gains a day after big rally

NEW YORK (AP) — U. S. stocks are giving back some of their recent gains as the market slumps Wednesday morning. Political concerns took center stage as President Donald Trump threatened military action in Syria and… 2018-04-11 14:04 6KB

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AP Top Stories April 11 A

Here's the latest for Wednesday April 11th: Zuckerberg to testify to house members; Trump attorney raids focused on payments to women; National Guard troops arrive on US border; Landslide in Japan buries homes. 2018-04-11 09:57 928Bytes

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Pakistan deports five Chinese engineers who allegedly attacked a police team

On April 7, the Khanewal district administration had recommended that they be sent back to China. 2018-04-11 13:39 1KB

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Stormy Daniels Is 'Cooperating' With Feds on $130,000 Payment After FBI Raided Cohen's Home and Offices

“I think that this is the first significant domino to fall.” 2018-04-11 15:07 2KB

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Gay couple brutally attacked after Miami Beach Pride

A gay couple were brutally beaten outside a public restroom by four men in Miami just hours after the annual Miami Beach Gay Pride celebration. 2018-04-11 14:14 3KB

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Bill: Colleges must be told of sex misconduct cases

The provision is the latest response to the Larry Nassar abuse scandal at Michigan State University 2018-04-11 13:58 1KB

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Brain injuries linked to increased risk for dementia

A traumatic brain injury, or TBI, even a mild one such as a concussion, may raise your risk for dementia, a new study suggests. 2018-04-11 13:41 3KB

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Roma president to pay fine after jumping into fountain

Roma president James Pallotta says he will pay a fine and has apologized to Mayor Virginia Raggi for jumping into a downtown fountain to celebrate the win over Barcelona 2018-04-11 12:44 2KB

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WHO: Syrians Showed ‘Signs’ That They Were Exposed To ‘Highly Toxic Chemicals’

The World Health Organization said Wednesday that 500 Syrians killed or injured in Douma showed "signs and symptoms consistent with exposure to toxic chemicals 2018-04-11 14:27 2KB

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U. S. and China Have Bigger Problems Than a Trade War

Fake islands, the Taiwan Travel Act and Chinese outreach to Russia are making military conflict more likely. 2018-04-11 13:00 7KB

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Planning Your Summer Music Festival Calendar

Headliner acts in 2018 at big music festivals between Memorial Day and Labor Day include Eminem, Bruno Mars, Jack White, Blake Shelton, James Taylor, Bonnie Raitt and more. Across the country, from NYC to Chicago to SF, summer festival... 2018-04-11 14:06 5KB

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Germany appoints commissioner to fight anti-Semitism

Germany has appointed a career diplomat as its commissioner to coordinate government activities against anti-Semitism, a newly created job that reflects rising concern over the issue. 2018-04-11 11:34 1KB

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Poland cancels award for author accused of anti-Semitism

Poland has intervened to prevent an author accused of anti-Semitism from receiving an award at a Polish diplomatic outpost in the United States. 2018-04-11 14:20 1KB

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APNewsBreak: California oil firms had nearly 400 violations

Oil and gas companies drilling in state waters off Southern California violated regulations nearly 400 times in the past three years, according to a report being released Wednesday by an... 2018-04-11 14:16 4KB

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Commentator loses 2nd job after Parkland survivor tweet

A conservative commentator who tweeted about using "a hot poker" to sexually assault a 17-year-old survivor of the Florida high school shooting has lost a second St. Louis broadcast job. 2018-04-11 14:12 1KB

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‘Truth Or Dare’ Review: Lucy Hale’s Horror Film Is Surprisingly Enjoyable

HollywoodLife's Senior Entertainment Editor, Lauren Cox, reviews 'Truth or Dare'. 2018-04-11 13:40 3KB

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Yvonne Staples of hit-making Staple Singers dies in Chicago

Yvonne Staples wasn't as interested in singing as the rest of her family but stepped in when her brother, Pervis, left for military service. 2018-04-11 13:16 3KB

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At 112, he’s world’s oldest man. Want to know the to his long life?

TOKYO: Masazo Nonaka from Japan was recognised Tuesday as the world's oldest man at the ripe old age 2018-04-11 13:12 2KB

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Funeral set for decapitated 7-year-old New York boy| The Herald

A New York community reeling from the brutal killing of a first-grader, allegedly at the hands of his mother, will be saying a final farewell. 2018-04-11 12:36 1KB

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Former company president gets 10-18 years for embezzlement

The former president of a Nebraska Panhandle seed company has been sentenced to prison for embezzling more than $800,000. 2018-04-11 11:59 1KB

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Cincinnati schools OK land swap with pro soccer team

Cincinnati Public Schools have agreed to a land swap with the city's professional soccer team so the team can build a new $200 million stadium on the site where a high school stadium now sits. 2018-04-11 11:05 1KB

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FIFA looks for $25 billion, 12-year deal for new tournaments

FIFA is planning to team up with Saudi Arabian, Chinese and American investors in a $25 billion, 12-year deal that could add two major international tournaments to an already crowded soccer... 2018-04-11 10:15 5KB

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The Latest: Republicans praise Mulvaney leadership of CFPB

Mick Mulvaney is fielding questions at a House committee hearing about his actions since taking over leadership of the nation's consumer financial watchdog. 2018-04-11 14:25 2KB

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Cops identify dismembered body found in Brooklyn park

Police on Wednesday identified the 26-year-old woman whose body parts were discovered this week in a Brooklyn park. Brandy Odom’s head and torso were... 2018-04-11 12:35 1KB

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German 'Forbes' Billionaire Disappears in Swiss Alps While Skiing

The search for the missing German businessman Karl-Erivan Haub is underway, but fresh snow and poor visibility are making it a difficult undertaking. 2018-04-11 14:00 2KB

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Russian military to deploy troops to Syrian town of Douma that was the site of purported chemical attack

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian military to deploy troops to Syrian town of Douma that was the site of purported chemical attack. 2018-04-11 14:22 1KB

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How Russian tycoon Deripaska might try to navigate sanctions

Businesses controlled by Russian metals tycoon Oleg Deripaska are scrambling to find ways to keep trading after they were added to a U. S. sanctions blacklist. 2018-04-11 12:40 10KB

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Where Does the Presidential Pardon Come From?| Opinion

In most countries today, formal powers of government, including the pardoning power, are usually found within that nation’s constitution. 2018-04-11 11:30 8KB

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Instagram stars are reportedly among the 6 people dead after a plane headed for Las Vegas crashed in Arizona

The victims reportedly posted a video to social media prior to takeoff, according to people said to be friends of the passengers. 2018-04-11 10:24 3KB

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Colbert: After FBI Took Cohen’s Phone, ‘He’s Going to Have to Threaten Porn Stars by Telegram’ (Video)

After briefly joking around about those old folks interrogating Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg all day Tuesday ("We'll have more on this tomorrow, if they make me"), Stephen Colbert spent the majority of his "Late Show" monologue Tuesday night cracking wise about the news item that has a solid chance at either remaining the biggest story of the week or spawning it: the FBI's raid and seizure of property 2018-04-11 10:05 4KB

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Allies Fear Trump Could Go Postal

Allies Fear Trump Could Go Postal 2018-04-11 13:59 1KB

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Lani Blair Feb. 25 Instagram Video: ‘Last Night In Cleveland’ Viral As More Tristan Thompson Videos Emerge

Lani Blair’s Instagram video from February 25, “Last Night in Cleveland,” goes viral as another woman shares explicit footage she claims stars Tristan Thompson. Lani Blair’s... 2018-04-11 14:33 3KB

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Media Fail: Only 23 Percent Believe Stormy Daniels Is Important Issue

Despite weeks and weeks of media hype about porn star Stormy Daniels, not only has President Trump's job approval rating jumped but... 2018-04-11 12:38 3KB

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Harassment complaints increase at New Mexico Legislature

The New Mexico Legislature has received more complaints of sexual misconduct or harassment this year than it did over the past decade. 2018-04-11 14:00 3KB

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The places that will decide the 2018 midterm elections

Red pockets. Romneyland. Blue-collar blues. Those labels describe the groups of seats in the House of Representatives that will likely determine control of the chamber in November's midterm election. 2018-04-11 13:56 11KB

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Israel Military on High Alert, Says Assad Will 'Disappear' if Iran Retaliates

Israel Defense Forces have been put on high alert as Iran threatens to retaliate for Monday's strike on a missile base near the Syrian city of Homs. 2018-04-11 14:05 2KB

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Parkland school board rejects gun law passed in honor of shooting victims

Leaders of the Broward County School District voted against arming teachers as part of the Aaron Feis Guardian program. 2018-04-11 13:40 3KB

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New Thai charges filed against Russian sex guru, woman

BANGKOK (AP) — Police in Thailand have filed new charges against a self-described Russian sex guru and a woman who claims to have evidence… 2018-04-11 10:37 3KB

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Russian TV: “World Stands Millimeters From a Great War”

Citizens told to prepare to evacuate to bomb shelters 2018-04-11 12:18 2KB

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Equal Pay, Michael Cohen, Theranos: Broadsheet April 11

The Broadsheet, Fortune Most Powerful Women by Kristen Bellstrom and Valentina Zarya 2018-04-11 12:13 5KB

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German Engineering Chief Calls for 'Loosening' Russia Sanctions

The head of the German VDMA engineering association has expressed hopes that exports between Russia and Germany will be restored, while sanctions should be "critically scrutinized" and partly lifted. 2018-04-11 11:44 2KB

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Teen says fatal shooting of friend was accident on 911 recording

"I accidentally killed my friend. My friend is dead." 2018-04-11 13:11 3KB

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Trump vs. Xi: Whose trade stance is stronger?

A comparison of the two leaders' backgrounds, tactics and domestic challenges finds several revealing points 2018-04-11 12:29 7KB

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It's the last day of the NBA season, with much to decide

The final day of the NBA season has arrived, with Minnesota and Denver set to play for the last playoff spot. 2018-04-11 14:28 6KB

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The US has nothing left to gain in Syria — but much to lose

U. S. military policy in Syria was never about anything other than hammering the Islamic State 2018-04-11 14:19 1KB

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Toddler found in Durham County creek has died

A 3-year-old girl who was found unresponsive in a creek in northern Durham County, NC, died Tuesday night, April 10,2018, according to the sheriff’s office. 2018-04-11 09:58 2KB

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Unruly German cabinet ready to tackle bulging inbox, Merkel says

We will argue, but we are ready to get on with governing Germany: that was Chancellor Angela Merkel's take on her new cabinet after a "get to know you" retreat for ministers. 2018-04-11 12:54 4KB

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Marines suspend general who dismissed sex allegations as ‘fake news’

A general who oversees sex assault prevention for the Marine Corps has been suspended after deriding allegations of sexual harassment as “fake news” – as... 2018-04-11 14:17 4KB

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Reddit Confirms That Trump Fan Page The_Donald Is Major Haven For Russian Propaganda, Long After Election Ends

The site identified close to 1,000 accounts linked to the Internet Research Agency, which spread propaganda in 2016 to help Donald Trump win the election. Reddit has become a major target for Russian... 2018-04-11 14:26 3KB

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Montana lawmakers look to improve Legislature's culture

Montana lawmakers are developing a new policy that would clarify how to report sexual harassment while also aiming to create a "culture of respect" among those who work for the Legislature and participate in the legislative process. 2018-04-11 14:18 3KB

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Most state legislatures have no public records on sex harassment

The majority of state legislative chambers have no publicly available records of any sexual misconduct claims over the past decade 2018-04-11 12:33 6KB

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Photos: National Pet Day

April 11 is National Pet Day, a day to celebrate all the joy that pets bring into a home. So why not take a break from the news and relax by checking out these photos of adorable four-legged family members. 2018-04-11 14:07 1KB

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Lawmaker's prostitute scandal shone light on Utah misconduct

State lawmakers across the country have been forced out of office, stripped of leadership posts or chastised after publicly being accused of sexual misconduct since last year, and Utah wasn't immune. 2018-04-11 14:05 3KB

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Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas facing tornado and wildfire threats

Emergency officials in Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas are bracing for two types of disasters as spring gets into full swing: The start of what's historically the most active time of year for... 2018-04-11 13:20 4KB

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ABC: Comey Compares Trump To ‘Mob Boss’ In New Interview

According to a new ABC teaser video, former FBI director James Comey compared President Donald Trump to a "mob boss" in an interview set to air Sunday night 2018-04-11 14:01 1KB

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Detroit firefighters respond to fire inside MGM Grand casino

Firefighters responded to a fire Wednesday morning inside the MGM Grand casino in Detroit. 2018-04-11 13:17 1KB

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Nicki Minaj announces two new songs, 'Barbie Tingz' and 'Chun-Li'

Nicki Minaj announced on Twitter that she is going to release two songs on Thursday titled "Barbie Tingz" and "Chun-Li." 2018-04-11 13:44 1KB

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East Texas nurse charged with murder in death of patient

A former nurse at a Tyler hospital has been charged with murder in the death of a patient and is a suspect in at least two other interventions that... 2018-04-11 12:52 1KB

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Don’t Freak Out About Stanton’s Slow Start

After blasting two home runs in his Yankees' debut on Opening Day, finishing the game 3-for-5 with four RBI, Stanton has struggled mightily ever since. 2018-04-11 13:07 5KB

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Carrie Underwood's new song 'Cry Pretty' is an emotional comeback

Underwood shared Cry Pretty ahead of her comeback performance at Sunday's ACM Awards. 2018-04-11 13:01 1KB

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Air France workers hold firm on pay demands amid new strikes

Striking Air France pilots and cabin staff insisted they weren't backing down, as their latest walkout forced the cancellation of some 30 percent of the airline's flights worldwide... 2018-04-11 12:56 1KB

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Dad calls toddler the ‘bravest, strongest human’ after a vicious attack by pit bulls

Two pit bulls in West Fork, Arkansas, attacked 4-year-old Matthew Guess as he walked outside Thursday, leaving the boy with serious injuries and in need of facial reconstruction surgery. Police have named Guess an honorary deputy sheriff as he recovers in the hospital. 2018-04-11 12:55 4KB

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Pakistan deports five Chinese engineers over assault charges

Islamabad: The Pakistan government has deported five Chinese engineers on charges that they attacked 2018-04-11 09:42 1KB

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You Helped Create Facebook's Cambridge Analytica Data Crisis| Opinion

The scandal in which Cambridge Analytica harvested data from millions of Facebook users to craft and target advertising for Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has provoked broad outrage. 2018-04-11 12:00 6KB

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Margaret Atwood: 9/11 terrorists were inspired by ‘Star Wars'

The author of “The Handmaid’s Tale” echoed a bizarre conspiracy that ties the attacks on the World Trade Center to “Star Wars.” 2018-04-11 12:49 2KB

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Myanmar official meets Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh camp

A Myanmar Cabinet minister has visited a sprawling refugee camp in Bangladesh for Rohingya Muslims, who told him of the violence that forced them to flee Myanmar and presented a list of demands for their repatriation. 2018-04-11 12:30 1KB

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2 business professionals will vie for Sioux Falls mayor

The next mayor of Sioux Falls will be a business professional. 2018-04-11 12:28 1KB

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Cambodia deports 89 suspects in online scam to China

Cambodia has deported nearly 100 Chinese citizens accused of defrauding people in China in an internet scam. 2018-04-11 12:23 1KB

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Authorities searching Michigan river for missing kayaker find body

Authorities who have searched a southwestern Michigan river for a missing kayaker since February say they've found a body. 2018-04-11 12:16 1KB

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Marriage without consent: SC wants security for K’taka woman

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Centre to provide security to a 26-year-old Kar 2018-04-11 12:14 1KB

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Macomb Township man to be sentenced in fatal shooting of wife during 911 call

A husband is expected to be sentenced Wednesday morning in the murder of his wife while she was on the phone with 911 at their home in Macomb Township. 2018-04-11 12:31 2KB

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Federal agent in road rage pulls gun on civilian in Maryland

A U. S. Air Force investigator is accused of pulling a gun on a civilian. 2018-04-11 12:08 1KB

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Female reporter who investigated Rob Ford blasts upcoming movie for featuring male reporter

Robyn Doolittle tweeted sarcastically after headlines emerged about the film, 'Why have a woman be a lead character when a man could do it?' 2018-04-11 11:30 6KB

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'Double-dipping' lawmakers? More like elected leaders collecting the pensions they earned

There's nothing wrong with a state legislator collecting a pension from a job while working as an elected official. 2018-04-11 11:00 3KB

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EU officials inspect 21st Century Fox unit in London

European Union investigators raided the London offices of a 21st Century Fox unit amid concerns that some companies have colluded in bidding for the right to broadcast sporting events. 2018-04-11 10:25 2KB

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Police: Man trashes Edmonds motel room in standoff

Police say an Everett man broke into a neighbor's motel room with a crowbar, trashed his own room and threatened to kill police with axes. 2018-04-11 10:13 1KB

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Ginsburg swears in new citizens, encourages them to vote

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg swore in a new group of American citizens and urged them to vote. 2018-04-11 10:11 1KB

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DuPage County dissolves local unit of government

DuPage County in suburban Chicago has voted to dissolve a unit of local of government in a move local officials say will save taxpayers money. 2018-04-11 09:54 1KB

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Rauner willing to spend own money to beautify Springfield

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner says he so enamored with the state's capitol city he is willing to spend his own money to make it more beautiful. 2018-04-11 09:50 1KB

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Royal Oak officer on leave pending probe of fatal shooting at White Castle

A Royal Oak police officer who fatally shot a suspect at a White Castle after a failed traffic stop is on leave pending an investigation. 2018-04-11 13:48 2KB

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Trump Prepares to Sign Bill Amid Momentum to Crack Down on Trafficking

President Trump prepares to sign new anti-sex-trafficking legislation just days after the classified advertising website, whose founders have been charged with facilitating prostitution, was seized by federal authorities. 2018-04-11 13:08 5KB

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‘Xi rally’ helps fuel 429-point surge by Dow as trade tensions ease

The Dow Jones industrial average's 429-point upside surprise Tuesday was powered by a speech by Chinese President Xi Jinping that defused trade tensions between the U. S. and Beijing. 2018-04-11 10:30 2KB

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Mark Zuckerberg Tries To Explain The Internet To Elderly Senators

Not surprisingly, a joint Senate Committee failed to really lay a glove on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at yesterday's hearing. 2018-04-11 13:02 12KB

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UEFA charges Pep Guardiola with improper conduct

Pep Guardiola has been charged by UEFA after he was sent from the dugout for verbally abusing the referee during Manchester City's Champions League elimination by Liverpool. 2018-04-11 14:23 1KB

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1 Killed,5 Injured When SUV Crashes Into CTA Bus Shelter

Witnesses said a 67-year-old woman was thrown more than 50 feet by the force of the impact, landing behind a nearby building. 2018-04-11 14:10 2KB

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ACMs return to Las Vegas with a purpose beyond the party

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Six months after a mass shooting at a Las Vegas country music festival, the genre's biggest stars are heading back… 2018-04-11 12:45 4KB

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Jimmy Kimmel Didn’t Acknowledge on Tuesday Hannity’s Invitation to Come On His Show

Kimmel hasn't said anything about Hannity publicly since he called for an end to their feud on Sunday 2018-04-11 11:36 5KB

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Global shares fall back following gains on upbeat trade talk

By ELAINE KURTENBACH AP Business Writer 2018-04-11 11:14 3KB

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Boeing to restart production of Standoff Land Attack Missiles

Boeing has been awarded a $64 million contract by the Navy to restart the production line for standoff land attack missiles for the government of Saudi Arabia. 2018-04-11 13:48 2KB

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UPDATED: 1 dead following crash at 24th and Dove

Three vehicles are reportedly involved and more ambulances have been requested to the scene. 2018-04-11 13:20 1KB

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Trump, Pelosi appear most in early ads — for the other side

President Trump and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (Calif.) are the top two targets of political ads this year, according to a new study from the Wesleyan Media Project. 2018-04-11 10:00 4KB

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WaPo Editor Calls for Paying Trump to Leave Office

"The promise of $10 million or $100 million ... just might induce Trump to change course for the better," she said. 2018-04-11 13:45 2KB

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Woman Enraged by Dog That Ate Her Marijuana Attacked Two People Say Police

The dog's owner reportedly refused to reimburse the woman. 2018-04-11 11:08 2KB

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New Mural Brings Awareness to Crime Victim’s Rights

DES MOINES, Iowa -- A new mural will be completed in the East Village on the corner of East 6th and. The Mural surrounds Marsy’s Law for Iowa, a crime victims protection law that currently has legislation in the house and senate. 2018-04-11 11:49 2KB

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Madeleine Albright: I'm warning the American public

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright joins Morning Joe to discuss her new book 'Fascism: A Warning' and what aspects of fascism she sees happening in the U. S. now. 2018-04-11 12:50 865Bytes

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Get Task & Purpose in your inbox.

Military aviation is in a state of malaise, with nearly all of the services reporting problems with maintenance, training, and pilot retention. 2018-04-11 14:00 7KB

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South Texas man gets 17 years for immigrant death in toolbox

A South Texas trucker must serve more than 17 years in federal prison for the death of an immigrant being smuggled inside a toolbox in the rig. 2018-04-11 13:18 1KB

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Trump's Fight With California Over Sanctuary State Funding Heads To Appeals Court

A three-judge panel will hear the administration's defense that an executive order threatening to cut funding from so-called "sanctuary states" was legal. 2018-04-11 13:35 2KB

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Latest Evidence From Norway Shows Female Hiring Quotas Hurt Women

The latest data on female quotas in the workplace show a policy with a good intentions doesn’t necessarily translate to a good outcome. 2018-04-11 10:53 6KB

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Legislatures being pressed to produce reports of misconduct

Since the #MeToo movement, state legislatures are facing pressure to implement formal investigative and reporting rules for sexual misconduct complaints. 2018-04-11 14:26 3KB

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Missouri Democrat Who Called for Trump Assassination Takes Shot at Claire McCaskill

A Democratic member of the Missouri legislature took to the Senate floor on Tuesday to criticize Sen. Claire McCaskill (D., Mo.) for failing black people. 2018-04-11 13:45 2KB

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Elephant water battle heralds Thai new year

Read more about Elephant water battle heralds Thai new year on Business Standard. Elephants used their trunks to shower floral-clad Thais with water today in a street fight celebrating the kingdom's traditional new year, a raucous festival known as Songkran that will bring revellers out for a nationwide water battle this 2018-04-11 11:30 2KB

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Nicki Minaj Wears Dominatrix Leather Bondage Look To Lakers Game Amid Pregnancy Rumors

Nicki Minaj wore a studded leather bondage look while sitting courtside at a Lakers game in Los Angeles. See the insane look here. 2018-04-11 14:37 2KB

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Modi’s fast a ‘diversion tactic’ from real concerns like Unnao and Kathua rape cases, says Congress

The party said the prime minister and his government should focus on bringing the accused in these matters to justice. 2018-04-11 11:46 2KB

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Illegal Immigrant MS-13 Leader Gets 19 Years in Prison

A Boston-based leader of the transnational drug gang MS-13 was sentenced to 19 years in federal prison on Monday. 2018-04-11 13:40 2KB

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Philippine foreign secretary hints labour attaché Jalilo Dela Torre’s recall from Hong Kong could be rescinded

President Rodrigo Duterte will make announcement during meet-and-greet with 2,000 Filipinos at Kai Tak Cruise Terminal on Thursday 2018-04-11 13:24 3KB

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School district arms teachers with baseball bats

Move comes in wake of Florida school shooting amid debate on allowing teachers to carry guns 2018-04-11 11:45 2KB

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NYPD: Search On For Gunman Who Shot Teen In Brooklyn

It happened around 1:45 a.m. Monday in the area of Humboldt Street and Montrose Avenue. 2018-04-11 10:42 1KB

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No IPL in Chennai, CSK’s home games moved out of city after Cauvery protests: Reports

Hundreds agitated outside the MA Chidambaram Stadium ahead of the Chennai Super Kings’ match against the Kolkata Knight Riders on Tuesday. 2018-04-11 11:33 2KB

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Congress searches for prescription to help fight growing opioid epidemic

Congressional Republicans and Democrats unite in search of solution to nation's growing addiction to painkillers. 2018-04-11 10:30 5KB

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Villanova guard Jalen Brunson declares for NBA draft

Villanova guard Jalen Brunson, the AP player of the year declares for NBA draft; teammate Mikal Bridges makes same decision. 2018-04-11 14:24 1KB

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Mike Bushell: Sports Reporter Falls Into Pool During Live Interview & His Guests Can’t Stop Laughing

Mike Bushell, a sports reporter for BBC, was interviewing England's Commonwealth Games swimmers when he slipped and fell into the pool and it's hysterical! — Watch the viral video here! 2018-04-11 13:57 2KB

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YSR Congress leaders end indefinite fast after MPs fall ill

Read more about YSR Congress leaders end indefinite fast after MPs fall ill on Business Standard. The indefinite hunger strike, which was launched by the YSR Congress Party MPs to press the demand of special category status for Andhra Pradesh, was called off on Wednesday after two more leaders fell ill in New Delhi. The MPs - Midhun Reddy and Y S 2018-04-11 13:50 2KB

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The Role of the President’s National Security Adviser Has Always Been Rife With Competition and Conflict| Opinion

Who is in charge of the national security policy of the United States? 2018-04-11 12:30 9KB

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Cauvery issue: PMK worker electrocuted during protest

Chennai: A Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) worker on Wednesday died, after he came in contact with a hig 2018-04-11 10:49 1KB

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My Grandmother Is Donating Her Brain to Science

… so I visited a brain bank to find out what will happen to it. 2018-04-11 12:00 9KB

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Sharif questions credibility of Panama case probe team head

Islamabad: Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday questioned the credibility of t 2018-04-11 11:05 1KB

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Cyient, BlueBird Aero Systems to offer UAV systems to Indian defence industry

Chennai: Cyient, a provider of engineering design, manufacturing, geo-spatial, networks and operatio 2018-04-11 11:15 3KB

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School bus crash leaves one in critical condition

No children were on the bus when the crash happened Wednesday morning. 2018-04-11 14:30 1KB

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Bank of America halting business with makers of military-style guns for civilian use

Charlotte, N. C.-based Bank of America is the latest U. S. financial institution to cut business ties with makers of the AR-15 rifle and other military-style weapons used in mass shootings like the Feb. 14 massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. 2018-04-11 14:10 3KB

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CWG 2018 badminton: Easy wins for Saina, Srikanth, Sindhu and Prannoy to begin singles campaigns

The Indian shuttlers were barely troubled. 2018-04-11 13:38 3KB

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Owaisi asks PM to observe fast to ‘atone for his false promises’

New Delhi: All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Wednesday took a 2018-04-11 11:40 2KB

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Tennessee mother allegedly saw husband kill her 5-year-old son who had autism

The mother of a 5-year-old boy who was reported missing in Tennessee last week told police she was present when her son was killed, CNN affiliate WKRN reported, citing court documents. 2018-04-11 12:31 2KB

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Will hold Home Ministry responsible for any untoward incident: Rabri Devi

Patna: Former Bihar chief minister Rabri Devi said that the Home Ministry would be held responsible 2018-04-11 10:06 2KB

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AAP removes Kumar Vishwas as party in charge for Rajasthan

New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday removed Kumar Vishwas as its Rajasthan in-charge, 2018-04-11 10:54 1KB

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San Antonio Spurs, New Orleans Pelicans jockeying for playoff positioning

The playoffs essentially began a month ago for both the New Orleans Pelicans (47-34) and the San Antonio Spurs (47-34). 2018-04-11 14:57 4KB

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EU unveils new consumer protections after 'dieselgate' scandal

The EU on Wednesday unveiled rules to bolster European consumer protections by ensuring "tougher fines" for cheating companies and stronger legal ways to compensate victims. 2018-04-11 13:10 4KB

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Israel targets Hamas military posts in Gaza after Palestinian bomb attack

Read more about Israel targets Hamas military posts in Gaza after Palestinian bomb attack on Business Standard. The statement by Israeli army did not give the location of the targets or the type of military fire used 2018-04-11 11:50 2KB

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U. S.-China Trade War Will Kill Jobs, Opportunities & Hope

U. S.-China Trade War Will Kill Jobs, Opportunities & Hope 2018-04-11 11:48 754Bytes

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Manyonga soars to long jump gold for Team SA

South Africa's Luvo Manyonga has soared to the gold medal in the men's long jump at the Commonwealth Games on Australia's Gold Coast. 2018-04-11 11:43 1KB

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Produce documents signed by Emperor Shah Jahan to claim rights, says SC

New Delhi: The UP Sunni Waqf Board was asked to produce documents bearing Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan’ 2018-04-11 10:33 2KB

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Snooki says ‘Jersey Shore’ cast was paid in gift cards first season

“My main goal is to always try and save," she said of her current finances. 2018-04-11 14:17 2KB

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To protest gun violence, a California high school's magazine has a physical bullet hole

The editors of Palo Alto High School's student magazine wanted to make a statement about gun violence. So for their new issue, they added a physical "bullet hole" which pierces the cover and every page inside. 2018-04-11 14:11 3KB

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Will PM Modi fast to atone for farmer suicides, false promises, asks Owaisi

Read more about Will PM Modi fast to atone for farmer suicides, false promises, asks Owaisi on Business Standard. Asaduddin Owaisi also wondered if PM Modi would fast against the atrocities against Dalits in Uttar Pradesh 2018-04-11 13:33 2KB

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Police looking for missing teen who left home voluntarily

The teen has indicated she might be suicidal, according to the Barry County Sheriff's Office. 2018-04-11 12:41 1KB

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CWG 2018 Hockey: India beat England in dramatic finale to top Pool B and avoid Australia in semis

Varun Kumar and Mandeep Singh scored in the last two minute to help India win 4-3. 2018-04-11 12:41 4KB

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Aam Aadmi Party sacks Kumar Vishwas as Rajasthan convener, to contest state Assembly polls

Vishwas was made the convener in May 2017 as part of a peace deal following his fight with the top leadership. 2018-04-11 11:42 2KB

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Philippines Blocks Casino Project on Island Under Ecological Strain

Macau casino operator Galaxy Entertainment will be blocked from building a $500 million integrated casino development on the resort island of Boracay. 2018-04-11 11:06 2KB

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Romania: mountain rescue workers find bodies of 3 climbers

Romanian mountain rescue workers say they have recovered the bodies of three Romanian hikers who got into trouble while climbing mountains in central Romania. 2018-04-11 10:56 1KB

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Unnao rape: Wife of BJP MLA alleges political conspiracy

Lucknow: The wife of Unnao rape accused has alleged that her husband BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar is 2018-04-11 10:42 2KB

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5 Things to Know: April 11

NBC2 brings you five things to know before you go on this Wednesday, April 11. 2018-04-11 10:35 3KB

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Chinese Sperm Bank Seeks Donors. Only Good Communists Need Apply.

A Beijing hospital advertised for donors with “good ideological thoughts” who “support the leadership of the Chinese Communist Party.” 2018-04-11 10:15 3KB

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PS5 Reportedly Already In The Works And Possibly Released Next Year, New Console Not Backwards Compatible

PlayStation 5 games will reportedly not be playable on older systems, which could indicate that it will be featuring a massive hardware upgrade. Sony is reportedly already busy developing its... 2018-04-11 10:04 2KB

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CWG 2018: Shuttlers Nehwal, Sindhu storm into pre-quarters

Gold Coast: London Olympic bronze-medallist Saina Nehwal stormed into the last-16 of the ongoing 21s 2018-04-11 09:45 1KB

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David Price on the mound as Boston Red Sox host New York Yankees

Boston Red Sox pitcher David Price has already taken a major step in putting last year behind him -- on the mound and in the eyes of the Fenway Park fans. 2018-04-11 14:49 4KB

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Paris Jackson Slammed For ‘Creepy’ Edited Photo Of Her Current-Day Self With Late Dad Michael

Paris Jackson posted a photoshopped pic of her and Michael Jackson together, but Lori Petty said the image was 'creepy.' 2018-04-11 14:37 2KB

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Get your Top 100 game on before it's too late

Dallas News: your source for breaking news and analysis for Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas and around the world. Read it here, first. 2018-04-11 10:30 4KB

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Pennsylvania man accused in lewd photo exchange with Washtenaw 10-year-old

A federal complaint filed Friday, April 6 accuses Joshua E. Kordish of Reynoldsville, Pennsylvania, of production of child pornography, online enticement and coercion, and distribution of child pornography. 2018-04-11 14:21 3KB

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Doctor Reportedly Used His Sperm To Father At Least 11 Of His Patients Children

A fertility doctor is accused of using his sperm to father at least 11 children without the permission of the people who approached him for insemination treatment. CNN is reporting that a... 2018-04-11 14:19 4KB

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Poll finds McMorris Rodgers has narrow lead over Brown

Republican U. S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers has a narrow lead over Democrat Lisa Brown in the first independent poll in their race for the U. S. House seat representing the Spokane region. 2018-04-11 14:18 1KB

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Lockdown lifted at Navy submarine base in Connecticut

Authorities have ended a lockdown of the Navy submarine base in Connecticut after determining that an unattended package was not a threat. 2018-04-11 14:18 1020Bytes

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2 Cities In Florida Rank Among Best In Country For Dog Parks

How dog-friendly is Florida? The Trust for Public Land is out with its list of top cities for dog parks. 2018-04-11 14:16 1KB

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African migrants in limbo as Israel seeks Uganda deportation deal

The government calls the migrants “infiltrators” and says they have come to find work 2018-04-11 14:12 1KB

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Georgia Votes 2018: Three Questions for Hunter Hill, GOP candidate for governor

Georgia is home to several nationally watched races this year, including an open seat for governor. 2018-04-11 14:09 3KB

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Is a ‘30 Rock’ reboot on the cards?

Hit NBC show "30 Rock" could be set to return to TV, according to one of its stars, Jane Krakowski. 2018-04-11 14:09 2KB

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Fire at future Philly police HQ, 1 day after roof blaze

For the second straight day, a fire broke out at a historic newspaper building in Philadelphia that's soon to house the city's police headquarters. 2018-04-11 14:03 1KB

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Unhealthy air quality reported for Omaha area

Authorities say Wednesday's air quality has been rated unhealthy in the Omaha area. 2018-04-11 14:02 1KB

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Here’s How Odell Beckham Jr. May Have Just Responded To Ray Lewis’ Criticism Of His Faith

This is surprising... 2018-04-11 14:00 1KB

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Freedom Caucus chair: House leadership 'not on my bucket list'

The North Carolina lawmaker said he has given 'zero consideration' to running to replace Speaker Paul Ryan. 2018-04-11 14:42 1KB

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‘Fiercely protective momma’ dies trying to catch her dog after crash on busy highway

Katie Mason, a 28-year-old from Aquia, Virginia, got into a car crash Saturday and her pug Stella ran onto Interstate 95. Mason rushed out to save her beloved dog — and both were hit and killed by an oncoming car. 2018-04-11 13:57 2KB

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Police in France Begin Clearing Airport Protest Camp

The squatters’ camp began as a demonstration, but it became the center of a utopian experiment that challenged the government of President Emmanuel Macron. 2018-04-11 13:56 5KB

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Russia jamming US military drones in Syria: report

The Russian military has been jamming some U. S. military drones operating in the skies over Syria, seriously affecting American military operations, according to four U. S. officials. Reporter Courtney Kube discusses. 2018-04-11 11:09 938Bytes

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Assam: Woman, man stripped naked, beaten up for allegedly having an affair

The incident took place on April 6 and the victims filed a complaint with the police on Wednesday. 2018-04-11 13:46 1KB

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CWG 2018 athletics: High jumper Tejaswin Shankar finishes 6th, Hima Das records new personal best

High jumper Shankar was considered a medal prospect but he couldn’t end up on the podium. 2018-04-11 13:44 4KB

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Shari Redstone weighs CBS-Viacom merger without Les Moonves

Media heiress Shari Redstone may force a merger of CBS and Viacom even if CBS boss Les Moonves refuses to run the merged company — and is likely to... 2018-04-11 13:40 2KB

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After Hart family drove off cliff in fatal crash, another car plunges into water in same region

Officials are looking for a family of four after a vehicle was seen sinking into water near the same treacherous area the Hart family fatally crashed. 2018-04-11 13:39 2KB

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Rathore asks CWG chief, England not to drop shooting from 2022 Birmingham roster

The Commonwealth Games Federation has left it to the host nation, in this case England, to keep or remove shooting, which has always been an optional sport. 2018-04-11 13:37 3KB

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Orkut founder launches ‘Hello’ social network app in India

Built particularly for the new mobile generation, "Hello" brings people together around their interests to create positive app. 2018-04-11 13:03 2KB

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Azerbaijan's Aliyev seeks to extend 15-year rule in election

Read more about Azerbaijan's Aliyev seeks to extend 15-year rule in election on Business Standard. Voters in the oil-rich Caspian Sea nation of Azerbaijan cast ballots today in an early presidential election that is all but certain to extend the rule of the country's long-serving leader by another seven years. President Ilham Aliyev is expected 2018-04-11 13:30 3KB

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'Black Panther' box office to give big boost to Disney's bottom line: JP Morgan

J. P. Morgan is surprised by the stunning outperformance of Disney's "Black Panther" movie. 2018-04-11 13:16 2KB

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THAAD talks break down between activists, South Korea military

A South Korean military decision to begin construction at the anti-missile defense base in Seongju may lead to clashes between protesters and army personnel. 2018-04-11 13:12 2KB

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Lane closures on Stewart Avenue in Flint to start Thursday

The Michigan Department of Transportation said continuous single-lane closures in each direction will take place on April 12 and last until Sept. 28. 2018-04-11 13:12 1KB

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PM Modi bats for responsible energy pricing by oil producing countries

Read more about PM Modi bats for responsible energy pricing by oil producing countries on Business Standard. At the 16th International Energy Forum, he said that artificially distorting the price was self-defeating 2018-04-11 13:10 3KB

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How LGBT Advocates Scored A Surprising Victory In Alaska

Anchorage voters defeated a bill that would have banned transgender people from using bathrooms that correspond with their gender identity. In just six years, Anchorage voters flipped on LGBT issues. 2018-04-11 13:02 4KB

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Pope Francis: Catholics should care as much about the poor as about abortion

The pope thinks you should get off Twitter. 2018-04-11 13:00 11KB

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She kidnapped two kids and headed for the border - but the 8-year-old dialed 911, police say

An 8-year-old San Diego girl called 911 from the backseat of a car while allegedly being kidnapped, and told police she, her brother and a stranger were headed to the Mexican border. Agents arrested Leslie Esparanza Saenz. 2018-04-11 12:52 3KB

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How are the oh-so-symbolic polar bears really doing? Fight between climate skeptics and scientists heats up

Many scientists say the bears have been co-opted by climate denialists and used to spread misinformation about the causes and consequences of climate change 2018-04-11 12:47 9KB

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Eve recalls the time Janet Jackson rescued her after her drink was drugged at a party

Eve was saved by Janet Jackson after she was apparently drugged at a party. 2018-04-11 12:41 2KB

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2 arrested in connection with death of 6-year-old girl

Prosecutors say two people are facing charges in the death of a 6-year-old Massachusetts girl. 2018-04-11 12:40 1KB

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Cayo Largo del Sur: Does it have Cuba's best beaches?

With 3,570 miles of coastline, it's no surprise that Cuba has beautiful beaches. A small island off the southern coast, Cayo Largo del Sur, lays claim some of the country's best. 2018-04-11 12:35 7KB

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Firing Rosenstein would cross a red line for the rule of law

Firing Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein or special counsel Robert Mueller would cross a red line, indicating that President Donald Trump thinks he is above the law, and Congress would urgently need to step in to preserve the investigation, Fred Wertheimer and Norm Eisen say. 2018-04-11 12:13 5KB

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Eight militants killed in Afghanistan

Kabul: At least eight militants have been killed in Afghanistan's northern Jawzjan province. The ter 2018-04-11 12:28 1KB

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All you want to know about Shreyasi Singh, the double trap gold medallist at Gold Coast

Singh won a gold, eight years after her debut at the New Delhi Commonwealth Games in 2010. 2018-04-11 12:28 2KB

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Necco Wafers: Fans Stock up as America's Oldest Candy Company Faces Closure

The company has been making candy since before the Civil War. 2018-04-11 12:25 3KB

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Hardcore Manchester City Fan Bets His Wife Against United and Loses

Manchester United won after a tough fight against Manchester City, bringing joy to its fans. But one particular fan got more than anyone else out of their victory. 2018-04-11 12:24 1KB

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Oldest courthouse still in use in state to be replaced

Voters in Hutchinson County have approved a $4.5 million courthouse. 2018-04-11 12:18 1KB

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Virginia man overdosed on heroin in Taco Bell drive-thru, deputies say| The Herald

A 26-year-old Stafford, Virginia, man was arrested and charged with drug crimes after deputies say he passed out in the Taco Bell drive-thru April 6 with a needle in his right hand and his car in drive. 2018-04-11 12:13 2KB

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Rajinikanth denounces violence during anti-IPL stir

New Delhi: Actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth on Wednesday demanded strict action against those wh 2018-04-11 12:07 2KB

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‘Selfless’ 28-year-old dies trying to save her beloved dog on highway

STAFFORD COUNTY, Va. – Friends and family are mourning a 28-year-old Virginia woman who was killed Saturday night while trying to catch her dog after it ran onto the highway. 2018-04-11 12:06 2KB

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Summer-Like Temperatures By End Of Workweek In OKC Metro

We say a mild morning on Wednesday as temperatures did not fall much overnight and rested in the mid-50s. 2018-04-11 12:01 1KB

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Don't Mess With The Sweet Potato Pie: A Museum Wrestles With 'Authentic' Black Menu

When the National Museum Of African American History and Culture's cafe tweaked traditional Southern black dishes, some customers weren't having it. It just shows how tricky "authentic" food can be. 2018-04-11 12:00 6KB

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More severe thunderstorms possible Friday afternoon, Saturday morning

The Houston area could see another round of strong to severe thunderstorms Friday afternoon through Saturday morning, meteorologists said. 2018-04-11 11:56 1KB

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Ivy League educated dancer to head Juilliard division

A former leading dancer of the Dance Theatre of Harlem and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater has been named director of The Juilliard School's Dance Division. 2018-04-11 11:53 1KB

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India's grip on vital Chabahar port loosens as Iran looks towards China

Read more about India's grip on vital Chabahar port loosens as Iran looks towards China on Business Standard. While it's unclear whether China will take up Iran's offer, the involvement of a cash-rich and expansionist Beijing would almost certainly speed up development of the port 2018-04-11 11:51 5KB

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Delaware city treasurer asks for $21K raise, cites equity

A Delaware city treasurer says her request for a more than $20,000 raise is based on gender equity. 2018-04-11 11:48 1KB

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HireXP unveils app for recruitment solutions on the go

New Delhi: Recruitment solutions startup HireXP launched an app to make the hiring process portable, 2018-04-11 11:48 2KB

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India to soon highlight as manufacturer of defence products: Sitharaman

Read more about India to soon highlight as manufacturer of defence products: Sitharaman on Business Standard. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday said that India will soon highlight as a manufacturer of defence products and country's export potential. Sitharaman was speaking at a seminar organised by the Associated Chambers of Commerce and 2018-04-11 11:45 2KB

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McConaughey-starrer’s release date pushed to September

Los Angeles: Sony Pictures' 2018-04-11 11:39 1KB

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U. S. Warship Sails in Disputed Sea Amid Escalating Tensions With China

“The Americans are our friends… they can help us to deter any threat,” said Lt. General Rolando Bautista of the Philippine army. 2018-04-11 11:32 3KB

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Fake marijuana likely tainted with rat poison kills 3, causes severe bleeding in 100 others

Fake marijuana likely contaminated with rat poison has killed three people in Illinois and caused severe bleeding in more than 100 others, including a few in four other states. 2018-04-11 11:09 3KB

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South Korea, Japan vow to cooperate on resolving issues with the North, but remain divided on ‘comfort women’

Tokyo has presented a list of concerns to Seoul that it wants covered when leaders from the two Koreas meet on April 27 2018-04-11 11:08 3KB

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Fitness, fashion are fun-filled journeys: Jacqueline

Read more about Fitness, fashion are fun-filled journeys: Jacqueline on Business Standard. Actress Jacqueline Fernandez, who has launched her brand Just F, says fitness and fashion are fun-filled journeys rather than destinations. 2018-04-11 11:08 2KB

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Tens of thousands rally as Bangladesh job protests spread

Read more about Tens of thousands rally as Bangladesh job protests spread on Business Standard. Tens of thousands of university students marched in cities across Bangladesh today in one of the biggest protests faced by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in her decade in power. Students fighting against a controversial policy that sets aside 2018-04-11 11:05 3KB

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PayPal CEO to speak at Rutgers University commencement

PayPal Chief Executive Officer Dan Schulman will be the speaker for this year's graduation ceremony at Rutgers. 2018-04-11 10:59 1KB

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Fire All Striking Teachers And Send Their Paychecks To Students' Parents

The striking teachers lack a rudimentary knowledge of the real reasons salaries aren't higher and their school books and materials are old and scant. 2018-04-11 10:55 11KB

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The Latest: Trump attacks Rod Rosenstein on Twitter

The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 2018-04-11 14:16 3KB

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Baby boomers share the best location for low-maintenance, luxury living in Michigan

Searching for easygoing, carefree living? Here’s where you should look in metro Detroit 2018-04-11 10:45 4KB

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Malaysia declares May 9 election day a holiday after outcry from opposition

It was seen as a bid to ease public anger a day after the Election Commission announced that voting will be held on a Wednesday, departing from the norm of having it on a weekend 2018-04-11 10:15 2KB

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Determined Dzeko delivers a 'Romantada' over Barcelona

Edin Dzeko's sheer will and brute force were the primary reasons behind Roma's shocking elimination of Barcelona in the Champions League quarterfinals. 2018-04-11 10:06 5KB

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J&K encounter in Kulgam: Army jawan killed,3 civilians die in clashes

Read more about J&K encounter in Kulgam: Army jawan killed,3 civilians die in clashes on Business Standard. There was no official word on the death of any militant 2018-04-11 10:26 3KB

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Castor seed futures prices improve on spot cues

Read more about Castor seed futures prices improve on spot cues on Business Standard. Castor seed prices improved by Rs 28 to Rs 4,179 per quintal in futures trade today. Market players said, speculators were building up fresh position, driven by rising trend in spot markets, which reflected upward movements in castor seed futures 2018-04-11 10:05 1KB

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Copra prices up on paucity of stocks

Read more about Copra prices up on paucity of stocks on Business Standard. Copra prices attracted buyers' attention by rising Rs 200 per quintal in the national capital today following insufficient ready stocks due to restricted supplies amid better offtake by stockists. Marketmen said, tight stocks position due to halt in 2018-04-11 10:00 2KB

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Maybe the United States is heading for a “divorce”

Or do we just need some national marriage counseling? 2018-04-11 13:21 5KB

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Man gets life in prison for 2015 home invasion killing

A Philadelphia man has been sentenced to life in prison for the slaying of a father of eight during a 2015 home invasion in Delaware. 2018-04-11 14:06 1KB

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L&T signs MoU with BEL for defence products and systems

Read more about L&T signs MoU with BEL for defence products and systems on Business Standard. Engineering major Larsen & Toubro (L&T) today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with state-run Bharat Electronics (BEL) to cater to the needs of domestic and export markets for defence products and systems. The MoU seeks to leverage the 2018-04-11 14:00 3KB

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Unnao gangrape: HC seeks UP govt's stand

Read more about Unnao gangrape: HC seeks UP govt's stand on Business Standard. The Allahabad High Court today sought the Uttar Pradesh government's stand on the Unnao gangrape case allegedly involving a BJP MLA and details of action taken. A bench of Chief Justice D B Bhosale and Justice Suneet Kumar, taking cognisance of the 2018-04-11 13:50 2KB

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South Carolina Education Department recruiting teachers

The state education department is spending $500,000 to recruit teachers in South Carolina. 2018-04-11 12:26 1KB

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Govt asks oil retailers not to raise petrol, diesel prices: Sources

Read more about Govt asks oil retailers not to raise petrol, diesel prices: Sources on Business Standard. Companies including IOC, Bharat Petroleum and HPCL will have bear a loss of up to Rs 1 per litre on sale of diesel and gasoline 2018-04-11 11:13 2KB

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Indian economy to grow 7.3% this fiscal, fastest across Asia: ADB

Read more about Indian economy to grow 7.3% this fiscal, fastest across Asia: ADB on Business Standard. With regard to China, it said the country will slow down from 6.9 per cent in 2017 to 6.6 per cent this year 2018-04-11 12:46 5KB

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GMR group to set up aerospace & defence manufacturing hub in

Read more about GMR group to set up aerospace & defence manufacturing hub in on Business Standard. Infrastructure major GMR group today said it would set up an aerospace and defence manufacturing hub in Hosur, about 300 kms from here, to promote production of defence equipment in the region. The project is a joint venture between GMR Group and 2018-04-11 09:50 2KB

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Left calls general strike in Bengal on Friday

Read more about Left calls general strike in Bengal on Friday on Business Standard. Seventeen Left parties on Wednesday called a six-hour general strike in West Bengal on April 13 to protest the violence across rural areas by alleged activists of the ruling Trinamool Congress to prevent opposition candidates from filing nomination 2018-04-11 14:00 1KB

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Board of Sphere Global Services approves preferential allotment of warrants

Read more about Board of Sphere Global Services approves preferential allotment of warrants on Business Standard. At meeting held on 11 April 2018 2018-04-11 13:22 1KB

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Kathua rape-murder case: Bandh against police action hits normal life in Jammu

Read more about Kathua rape-murder case: Bandh against police action hits normal life in Jammu on Business Standard. Markets were deserted, schools closed while fewer vehicles moved on roads as a 'bandh' called by the Jammu High Court Bar Association (JHCBA) demanding a CBI probe into the Kathua rape-cum-murder case disrupted normal life across the region 2018-04-11 12:40 3KB

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Bellandur: NGT raps Karnataka govt, forms panel to inspect lakes

Read more about Bellandur: NGT raps Karnataka govt, forms panel to inspect lakes on Business Standard. The National Green Tribunal (NGT) today slammed the Karnataka government over its action plan on Bengaluru's Bellandur lake and formed a committee to inspect the lakes in the city. A bench headed by NGT acting chairperson Justice Jawad Rahim said 2018-04-11 09:40 4KB

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‘The Originals’ Season 5 Episode 1 And 2 Synopses Revealed

Finally, fans will see Klaus and Caroline’s reunion in the first episode. Exactly a week from now, fans will finally see The Originals Season 5 on the small screen. Although viewers are now... 2018-04-11 14:09 2KB

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CWG: Satisfactory day for India (Table Tennis Roundup)

Read more about CWG: Satisfactory day for India (Table Tennis Roundup) on Business Standard. India's campaign in table tennis competition at the 21st Commonwealth Games got off to a good start with singles and team players advancing to the next stage. The disappointments on the day were mixed doubles pairs Harmeet Desai and Pooja 2018-04-11 13:50 5KB

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Adani Defence-Punj Lloyd-Rave Gears join hands to make

Read more about Adani Defence-Punj Lloyd-Rave Gears join hands to make on Business Standard. Adani Defence and Aerospace, part of the diversified conglomerate Adani Group, today said it is collaborating with Punj Lloyd and US-based Rave Gears to manufacture high precision aerospace gears. Announcing the tie-up during the ongoing DefExpo, 2018-04-11 12:55 3KB

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IEX, JEPX tie up to explore opportunities in electricity market

Read more about IEX, JEPX tie up to explore opportunities in electricity market on Business Standard. Indian Energy Exchange (IEX) and Japan Electric Power Exchange (JEPX) have tied up to jointly explore opportunities for a cooperation in electricity market. The scope of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) includes opportunities for training to 2018-04-11 11:05 3KB

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Analysis: Thai energy companies roll out expansions across Southeast Asia

Read more about Analysis: Thai energy companies roll out expansions across Southeast Asia on Business Standard. BANGKOK/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Thai energy companies are on a roll. The national oil and gas champion, a coal miner and power utility, upstart solar and wind companies, virtually all are expanding across Southeast Asia, applying practices and 2018-04-11 10:56 6KB

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FPIs remain net sellers

Read more about FPIs remain net sellers on Business Standard. Net outflow of Rs 718.61 crore on 10 April 2018 2018-04-11 10:46 2KB

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Ben Simmons responds to Donovan Mitchell's sweatshirt stunt

The Rookie of the Year race between Ben Simmons and Donovan Mitchell is getting better by the day, both on and off the court. 2018-04-11 14:21 3KB

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HUL enters list of top-five most valued cos

Read more about HUL enters list of top-five most valued cos on Business Standard. FMCG major Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL) has entered the club of the top-five most valued companies in India, with a market capitalisation (m-cap) of over Rs 3 lakh crore. Shares of the company ended at Rs 1,408.90 today, up 1.29 per cent on BSE. 2018-04-11 14:05 2KB

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CJI first among equals, has power to allocate cases: SC

Read more about CJI first among equals, has power to allocate cases: SC on Business Standard. The Chief Justice of India (CJI) is the "first among equals" and occupies a unique position having the "exclusive prerogative" to allocate cases and set up benches to hear cases, the Supreme Court ruled today. The verdict assumed significance as it 2018-04-11 14:00 5KB

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After India ban, SGX to list new India equity derivative products in June

Read more about After India ban, SGX to list new India equity derivative products in June on Business Standard. The SGX's announcement comes after three major domestic exchanges - BSE, NSE and MSEI - on February 9 said they will stop operating their indices on international bourses 2018-04-11 10:13 3KB

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CWG' 18: 'Confident' Indian women's hockey team set for semis

Read more about CWG' 18: 'Confident' Indian women's hockey team set for semis on Business Standard. A confident Indian women's hockey team will face a daunting task in their semi-final match of the Commonwealth Games as they play world no. 5 and hosts Australia here at the Gold Coast Hockey Centre on Thursday. India qualified for the semi-finals by 2018-04-11 13:50 3KB

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Pak again violates ceasefire in JK's Rajouri and Poonch

Read more about Pak again violates ceasefire in JK's Rajouri and Poonch on Business Standard. Pakistani troops today again violated ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri and Poonch districts, two days after two jawans were killed in heavy mortar shelling and firing along the LoC in Rajouri district, a defence spokesman said. The Indian 2018-04-11 13:45 2KB

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Hope Beel Starts The Day In A Tiny Bikini

What do you think of this bikini? 2018-04-11 13:44 1KB

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Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

This article was originally published by the Ecologist on March 13,2014. The same Kerry, incidentally, who as a Swiftboat commander had been avidly killing… 2018-04-11 13:23 7KB

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CBI questions 3 officials from Indian banks' branches abroad

Read more about CBI questions 3 officials from Indian banks' branches abroad on Business Standard. The CBI today questioned three officials from foreign branches of Indian banks for extending credit facilities to companies of absconding billionaire jewellers Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi, officials said today. Two officials of Canara Bank's branch 2018-04-11 13:15 2KB

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Bohol celebrates heroism of gov’t troops a year after foiled Abu attack

It is like looking glass either half empty or half full. 2018-04-11 13:10 4KB

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Futile air strikes on Syria won’t defeat Assad and Putin Why has the Israeli Labor Party severed ties with Jeremy Corbyn, and what are the consequences?

The West should impose punitive economic and diplomatic measures on Russia and Iran, and back a secular-led military opposition. 2018-04-11 13:07 15KB

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Why 1987 Was a Great Year For Movies: Memorable '80s Performances by Cher, Michael Douglas and Sean Connery

Greed is good, but Cher is better. 2018-04-11 13:00 3KB

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'Kapabayaan, posibleng sanhi ng bumagsak na crane'

Lumabas sa paunang imbestigasyon ng mga enhinyero ng Pasay nitong Miyerkoles na posibleng 'negligence' o kapabayaan ang naging sanhi ng pagbagsak ng isang crane sa lungsod. 2018-04-11 12:51 2KB

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Amazon's best-selling mattresses are nearly all under $200 — here's what you should know about them

To make shopping easier, we’ve rounded up the 6 best-selling mattresses on Amazon, plus a short résumé on each for your consideration and comparison. 2018-04-11 12:40 3KB

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Lesson learned as coach Padda takes blame for Adamson’s failed season

Adamson University had a lot of promise going into the UAAP Season 80 women’s volleyball tournament. After ending Season 79 with a 1-13 record, the Lady Falcons tore through the competition 2018-04-11 12:31 3KB

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Racist acts at Miami University fuel new black student movement

The Black Action Movement 2.0 gave Miami University 10 demands for institutional change after recent racist acts on campus. 2018-04-11 12:30 6KB

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Vodafone rolls out VoLTE services in Punjab

Read more about Vodafone rolls out VoLTE services in Punjab on Business Standard. Telecom operator Vodafone India today announced the roll-out of its Voice over LTE (VoLTE) services in Punjab."Vodafone is the first GSM service provider in Punjab circle enabling customers to make calls using VoLTE," Arvind Nevatia, Business 2018-04-11 12:25 3KB

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Student kills self after caught 'copying'; principal booked

Read more about Student kills self after caught 'copying'; principal booked on Business Standard. A 19-year-old student, who allegedly jumped off the fourth floor of his college here yesterday apparently after he was found copying during an examination, succumbed to his injuries today, police said. Police have booked principal of MIT Nursing 2018-04-11 11:55 2KB

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Office space leasing up 25% at 10.8 mn sq ft in Jan-Mar: CBRE

Read more about Office space leasing up 25% at 10.8 mn sq ft in Jan-Mar: CBRE on Business Standard. Office space leasing rose by 25 per cent during January-March in top eight cities to 10.8 million sq ft compared to year-ago period on increased demand from corporates, bucking the trend of low absorption in the first quarter, property consultant 2018-04-11 11:50 4KB

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Mary Kom in final; 3 men in semis as boxers continue onward march at CWG

Read more about Mary Kom in final; 3 men in semis as boxers continue onward march at CWG on Business Standard. The indomitable M C Mary Kom (48kg) stormed into the finals and was on course to deliver India's maiden Commonwealth Games gold in women's boxing, while Vikas Krishan (75kg) along with two others entered the men's semifinals, here today. Five-time 2018-04-11 11:45 4KB

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UK factory output falls 0.2% in February; first drop in almost a year

Read more about UK factory output falls 0.2% in February; first drop in almost a year on Business Standard. British government bond futures briefly touched a session high after the data was released, while sterling slipped below $1.42 2018-04-11 11:41 4KB

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Vivo IPL 2018: Rajasthan Royals eye winning return against Daredevils at Jaipur after 2-year ban

Read more about Vivo IPL 2018: Rajasthan Royals eye winning return against Daredevils at Jaipur after 2-year ban on Business Standard. Today's IPL 2018 match is between Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Daredevils at Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur. Both Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Daredevils outplayed in their opening games. Find RR vs DD updates and IPL 2018 live score. 2018-04-11 11:37 9KB

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India's fuel products sales rises 7.2% in March 2018

Read more about India's fuel products sales rises 7.2% in March 2018 on Business Standard. Fuel products sales improves 5.3%% in April-March FY2018 2018-04-11 11:33 1KB

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Can't compel forces to procure indigenous weapons: Nirmala Sitharaman

Read more about Can't compel forces to procure indigenous weapons: Nirmala Sitharaman on Business Standard. Sitharaman said she could only tell the Indian armed forces to procure from indigenous companies "as much as possible" 2018-04-11 11:25 4KB

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Ask Nirav Modi to come back to India: Delhi HC tells Firestar Diamond

Read more about Ask Nirav Modi to come back to India: Delhi HC tells Firestar Diamond on Business Standard. The court listed all the matters for hearing on May 3 2018-04-11 11:13 3KB

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Driver falls asleep at wheel, crashes into deputy vehicle

CUMMING, Ga. - A driver fell asleep at the wheel and crashed into a Forsyth Co. Sheriff's patrol vehicle on Georgia 400 going northbound just… 2018-04-11 10:58 1KB

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Sensex gains for fifth session; IT, metals rise

Read more about Sensex gains for fifth session; IT, metals rise on Business Standard. (Reuters) - Indian shares ended higher for a fifth straight session on Wednesday, after touching a nearly one-month high, boosted by gains in information technology and metal stocks. 2018-04-11 10:32 1KB

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Nabard to raise Rs 400 bn in FY19 via bonds, says chairman Harsh Bhanwala

Read more about Nabard to raise Rs 400 bn in FY19 via bonds, says chairman Harsh Bhanwala on Business Standard. Nabard would look at the feasibility of tapping Masala bonds, which would need Reserve Bank of India's nod 2018-04-11 10:16 2KB

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Rooftop dining across the country

Spring brings breezy rooftop season. Dine al fresco from coast to coast at these bars and restaurants with aerial views in America's major cities. 2018-04-11 10:12 1KB

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Panasonic Manila Fashion Fest Season 8: Martin Bautista Panasonic Manila Fashion Fest Season 8: Martin Bautista - Preen

Martin Bautista’s collection Terrabyte was a visual feast from start to finish. His colorful and even holographic pieces were inspired by natural elements, but executed with a futuristic touch. A definite staple in any girl’s fun wardrobe if you ask 2018-04-11 10:00 1KB

Cincinnati Bengals owner asked Eric Reid about anthem protests

Free-agent Eric Reid was asked for his reaction by Mike Brown after the Cincinnati Bengals owner told him that he plans to prohibit kneeling during the anthem. 2018-04-11 15:28 2KB

Protesting Farmers Disrupt Billion-Dollar Cricket League in India

The Indian Premier League is dealing with some issues. Mainly drought-stricken farmers. But also snakes, possibly. 2018-04-11 15:22 4KB

Texans' Andre Johnson nearly skipped ceremony after Bob McNair comment

Former Houston Texans receiver Andre Johnson admitted that he nearly pulled out of the Ring of Honor ceremony because of his displeasure with owner Bob McNair. 2018-04-11 15:19 3KB

Taylor Hall Embraces a Starring Role With the Devils

In his second season in New Jersey, Hall led the Devils with 39 goals and 54 assists and lifted them to the playoffs for the first time since 2012. 2018-04-11 15:16 5KB

Alliant Energy Giving Tax Savings Back to Customers

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Alliant Energy says it cashed in on the federal tax reform bill passed in December and they are now passing those savings on to customers. Alliant Energy announced on Tuesday that it expects to save nearly $75 million per year thanks to the new tax law. 2018-04-11 15:13 1KB

Tennessee Titans agree to terms with WR/PR Michael Campanaro

The Tennessee Titans agreed to terms on a one-year contract with former Baltimore Ravens wide receiver and punt returner Michael Campanaro, the team announced. 2018-04-11 15:13 1KB

The One Habit Everyone Does That Can Really Mess With Your Sleep Cycle

Many of us regard weekends and week days as categorically different things. We may go to bed at 10 p.m. from Monday to Thursday, but from Friday to Sunday, we go out, socialize, watch Netflix till way too late night, and end up sleeping far less — or… 2018-04-11 15:12 4KB

An 8-Year-Old’s Rape and Killing Fuels Religious Tensions in India

Hindu nationalists are rallying to the defense of men accused in the death of a young girl. They say the police can’t be trusted because some are Muslim. 2018-04-11 15:07 5KB

Putin, or the World? Sanctions May Force Oligarchs to Choose

The ramifications of the latest U. S. measures will be widespread, isolating some Russian companies from Western markets and leaving others with damaging uncertainty. 2018-04-11 14:59 8KB

Mom Arrested for Leaving Her Three Young Children Home Alone for Weekend Trip to Texas

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. - An Oklahoma City mother is accused of leaving her three young kids home alone while she went on a trip to Texas to meet a man. "It's not even worth it. Your kids should be your first priority," neighbor De'Votnay Linzy told KFOR. 2018-04-11 14:54 2KB

Balaboosta to Close at End of May

The chef Einat Admony and her husband cited rising costs and competition as reasons for closing the NoLIta restaurant, which serves Israeli-influenced food. 2018-04-11 14:51 2KB

Denver Nuggets, Minnesota Timberwolves winner heads to playoffs

Eighty-one games boil down to the finale for the Denver Nuggets and Minnesota Timberwolves. 2018-04-11 14:41 4KB

Why Bitcoin is bullshit, explained by an expert

A computer scientist explains why cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology don’t do what people think they do. 2018-04-11 14:30 7KB

Mladenovic, Parmentier named in France's Fed Cup team

Kristina Mladenovic, Pauline Parmentier and Amandine Hesse have been named in France's Fed Cup team for the semifinals against the United States. 2018-04-11 14:28 1KB

Green Bay Packers: Best Potential 2018 NFL Draft Second Round Targets [Opinion]

Which prospects would be ideal fits for the Packers in the second round of the 2018 NFL Draft? Heading into the 2017 NFL season, the Green Bay Packers were viewed as a serious Super Bowl contender.... 2018-04-11 14:27 3KB

Pliskova, Kvitova to lead Czechs in Fed Cup semifinals

The Czech Republic will have two top-10 players available for next weekend's Fed Cup semifinals against Germany. 2018-04-11 14:26 1KB

WATCH: ‘Fortnite’ player spans map with rocket-riding transport

A "Fortnite: Battle Royale" player recorded his successful airborne tour of the game's island map using a guided rocket weapon. 2018-04-11 14:25 2KB

Frances Bean Cobain hopes her dad would have been proud

Frances Bean Cobain, whose father, Nirvana's Kurt Cobain, died when she was a toddler, says, "I would hope that he would be proud of the human being I am." 2018-04-11 14:24 1KB

Lance Stephenson celebrates early, misses dunk behind his back

It was a typical Lance Stephenson moment during the Charlotte Hornets' win against the Indiana Pacers: Busy prematurely celebrating, he missed a dunk behind his back. 2018-04-11 14:23 2KB

Garland police respond to barricaded person with weapon

Garland police are involved in a standoff with someone barricaded inside a home Wednesday morning. SWAT teams are at the 300 block of Joyce Drive. A... 2018-04-11 14:22 1KB

SPHERE: Bizarrely Shaped Dust Rings Around Young Stars Captured In Spectacular Images

The discs contain gas, dust and even young planets that are still in the process of forming as the building blocks of planetary systems. 2018-04-11 14:21 3KB

Teen enters guilty plea to making false terrorist threat against Farmington school

Myreon Davis enters guilty plea to charge of making false threat against Farmington Central High School. 2018-04-11 14:21 2KB

How to Stay on Top of Breaking News

Jonah Bromwich, a breaking news reporter at The Times, uses an arsenal of social media tools to catch the latest tweets, posts and comments and to discern their patterns. 2018-04-11 14:21 5KB

Kate Hudson Cradles Bump & Debuts New Ring After Confirming Pregnancy: Wedding On The Way?

Stepping out for the 1st time since announcing her 3rd pregnancy, Kate Hudson debuted more than just a cute baby bump! Could she be engaged? 2018-04-11 14:20 2KB

Ethan Coley’s home was a chaotic mess when child welfare visited. Then came the real horror.

Child welfare records, some of them heavily redacted, raise questions about whether the death of Ethan Coley, scalded in a bathtub, could have been avoided. 2018-04-11 14:20 10KB

The First Trip To The Ballpark Of The Year Was An Overwhelming Success

My first trip to the ballpark of the year was by every metric a success, and we're already in midseason form. 2018-04-11 14:20 1KB

It Sounds Like Mark Hamill Is Done With ’Star Wars’

Have we seen the last of Luke Skywalker? 2018-04-11 14:19 1KB

Here's What Your Favorite Cat Breed Reveals About Your Personality

Every once in a while, you might come home from an especially hellish day of trying and failing to accomplish the bare minimum, only to be faced with an empty, silent apartment. Sure, pets might not solve the big problems in your life, but they can d… 2018-04-11 14:18 4KB

Super Junior and KARD collaborate for ‘Lo Siento’

In addition to American singer-songwriter Leslie Grace, Super Junior has also tapped two more female artists for the upcoming single “Lo Siento”. 2018-04-11 14:18 1KB

Soil Analysis in Douma Didn't Reveal Any Poisonous Substances - Russian MoD

A militant workshop for the production of explosive items with poisonous substances had been found in the Syrian town of Hazram at the beginning of March, according to General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces. 2018-04-11 14:18 1KB

Vanessa Hudgens Debuts Fuchsia Hair Before Coachella — See Her Wild Pink Makeover

See Vanessa Hudgens' pink hair makeover -- get inspiration for Coachella and beyond! 2018-04-11 14:17 2KB

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson is hosting HQ Trivia

"Pls stop texting me." 2018-04-11 14:16 2KB

Shapiro at 'The Hill': Americans Supposedly More Tolerant, But Hate Each Other Over Politics

America, so the tale goes, has grown more tolerant. 2018-04-11 14:15 2KB

BZA deadlocks on winery at Prairie Creek Reservoir

One opponent warns zoning board 'somebody's going to get killed' and 'it will fall back on you' 2018-04-11 14:15 4KB

Roster Moves We Need To See In This Year’s WWE Superstar Shake-Up

Miz to Smackdown? New Day to Raw? Here are our choices for roster moves we’d want to see in next week’s WWE Superstar Shake-up. 2018-04-11 14:15 2KB

Horse-drawn carriage crash kills American tourists in Ireland

Two American tourists vacationing in Ireland died Monday when a horse-drawn carriage overturned, throwing them into a rocky ravine roughly 20 feet below. 2018-04-11 14:13 2KB

Officials ID teen found dead at Seven Hills School

Authorities haven't released a cause of death, but a school spokeswoman said it “appears to be a tragic accident.” 2018-04-11 14:13 2KB

Area roundup: Lecture to discuss artist on display at Owsley Museum

Plus, a Walk for Life, a philosophy conference and a health fair for children. 2018-04-11 14:13 4KB

Melissa McCarthy To Show Off 75-Lb Weight Loss From Keto Diet In ‘Super-Intelligence’ New Action Comedy Film

Directed by her husband Ben Falcone for the fourth time, Melissa McCarthy will play a woman who gets chosen by the Earth’s first super-intelligence. At 47, Melissa McCarthy has been stealing... 2018-04-11 14:12 3KB

IPL 11, RR vs DD Live: Delhi to field first, Glenn Maxwell returns

Royals host Daredevils in their first home game after serving a two-year suspension. 2018-04-11 14:12 3KB

The REAL Reason Hillary Lost: Fake Russian Hillary Porn...?

After a year of increasingly desperate attempts to finally nail down the real reason she lost, Hillary Clinton can't rest assured that now she can know with 100% confidence "What Happened": Fake Russian Hilary porn happened. 2018-04-11 14:12 2KB

Black Lives Matter fake page: Australian union fires officials

An Australian labor union says it has fired two of its officials linked to a fake Black Lives Matter page on Facebook that attracted huge numbers of followers. 2018-04-11 14:11 5KB

Austrian police raid international biathlon federation

The International Biathlon Union says its headquarters have been raided by Austrian police investigating the body's president and secretary general. 2018-04-11 14:11 1KB

Canadian alleged serial killer facing 7th murder charge

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur is now facing a seventh murder charge. The prosecution said in court that the 66-year-old landscaper has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of… 2018-04-11 14:10 1KB

Quantitative Analysis Of The Balance Sheet: When The Rubber Hits The Road

The book value of a common stock originally the most important element in its financial exhibit. It was supposed to show “the value” of the shares in the same way as a merchant’s balance sheet shows him the value of his business. This idea has almost completely disappeared 2018-04-11 14:10 9KB

Gun-Rights Group Calls on AG Sessions to Withhold Federal Funds from Local or State Governments Infringing on the Second Amendment

'Why should American taxpayers see their hard-earned money used to erode their fundamental rights?' 2018-04-11 14:10 2KB

STUDY: Bathroom Hand Dryers Blow Poop Particles All Over You

The new study has an innocuous name: "Deposition of Bacteria and Bacterial Spores by Bathroom Hot-Air Hand Dryers." It's findings are anything but (butt?). 2018-04-11 14:10 2KB

Morning links: Wrapup of BYU spring practices and the Cougars' Pocatello connection

BYU wrapped up spring practices with its annual spring scrimmage last Saturday at LaVell Edwards Stadium. Read the takeways from the scrimmage by Lawless Republic and the Provo Daily Herald. 2018-04-11 14:10 2KB

Indiana Pacers: Grading Myles Turner’s 2017-18 NBA Season [Opinion]

What grade does Indiana Pacers big man Myles Turner deserve for his performance throughout the 2017-18 NBA season? 2018-04-11 14:09 3KB

Banks Will Miss Libor When It's Gone

Also short-selling limbo, fat-finger reflexes, crypto hedge funds and bond ETFs. 2018-04-11 14:09 18KB

Seth Rogen Wants ’Hilarity For Charity’ To Be The Next ’Comic Relief’

Seth Rogen explains how ’Hilarity for Charity,’ the new Netflix special that debuted recently, can be the next ’Comic Relief.’ 2018-04-11 14:08 3KB

Fatal accident shuts down streets in Queensgate

Cincinnati police are on the scene of a fatal traffic accident in Queensgate at Gest and Evans Streets. 2018-04-11 14:08 978Bytes

Give White South African Farmers Refugee Status in Australia, Relatives Plead

The government in Pretoria is considering whether to expropriate their farmland without offering compensation. 2018-04-11 14:07 3KB

Capital Efficiency Trumps Fees In The Search For Portfolio Diversifiers

Returns to the simplest domestic capitalization-weighted indexes have dominated virtually all active strategies over the nine years since the global financial crisis. It’s not hard to understand why many investors have opted to eschew active strategies altogether, and instead have migrated en masse 2018-04-11 14:07 4KB

Industrial giants Ministry bring politically charged show to Grand Rapids

An all-star lineup backs provocateur-in-chief Al Jourgensen. 2018-04-11 14:07 4KB

Aviation officer who dragged passenger from United plane sues airline, former employer

James Long alleges that he was unfairly terminated by his employer. 2018-04-11 14:06 2KB

Woman is 4th person arrested in connection with homicide probe

The homicide occurred in Muskegon on Feb. 12. 2018-04-11 14:06 2KB

‘Counting On’ Fans Think Josiah Duggar’s Wedding Date Is Set

Fans of the family’s reality show think they know when Josiah Duggar will wed Lauren Swanson. In a family known for short engagements, the announcement that Josiah Duggar and Lauren Swanson... 2018-04-11 14:05 3KB

Seminole State picks new president from California college

Seminole State picks new president, Georgia Lorenz, an academic leader at a California community college. 2018-04-11 14:05 2KB

Journalist Cites ‘Maleness’ And ‘Whiteness’ In Grieving For Junior Hockey League Deaths

A Canadian journalist created outrage on social media over her comments on last weekend's tragic collision that killed 15 members of a junior hockey league team 2018-04-11 14:04 2KB

Even the Doors From the Chelsea Hotel Are Icons

Doors salvaged from the once-elegantly shabby hotel where Iggy Pop and Bette Davis shared a room (not at the same time) are to be auctioned on Thursday. 2018-04-11 14:04 6KB

How the families of 10 massacred Rohingya fled Myanmar

Rehana Khatun dreamed her husband came home. He appeared without warning in their village in western Myanmar, outside their handsome wooden house shaded by mango trees. "He didn't say anything," she said. "He was only there for a few seconds, and then he was gone." Then Rehana Khatun woke up. 2018-04-11 14:03 12KB

Which robot traits would 'Westworld' stars most want IRL?

'Westworld'' Evan Rachel Wood, Thandie Newton, Jeffrey Wright and James Marsden talk about which of their robot "host" abilities they'd most like to emulate. 2018-04-11 14:03 4KB

Snapchat To Release Second Gen Snapchat Spectacles, FCC Listing Reveals

Despite the first generation Spectacle’s failure to entice buyers, Snapchat is apparently not yet ready to give up on the concept. The first generation Snapchat Spectacles, which was basically... 2018-04-11 14:02 2KB

Lamar Odom saved Master P from a Kobe Bryant fight

The former Laker defused an argument between teammate Kobe Bryant and Master P that could have gotten ugly. 2018-04-11 14:02 1KB

Scott Disick & Kendall Jenner Just Made It Clear That They're Over The Sofia Richie Drama

All's well that ends with jumping out of an airplane, right? That seems to be the case for Kendall Jenner and Scott Disick. Despite Jenner throwing shade at Disick for his relationship with 19-year-old Sofia Richie over the past few months, she and D… 2018-04-11 14:01 4KB

Krispy Kreme's New Doughnuts Taste Like Nutter Butter & Chips Ahoy! Cookies

As if your mornings couldn’t get any sweeter, Krispy Kreme is rolling out two new cookie-inspired doughnut flavors — and you’re taste buds are going to be really happy about it. Making their big debut in Krispy Kreme shops across the country starting… 2018-04-11 14:01 4KB

UAE's ADNOC mulls downstream opportunities abroad with Aramco - sources

Read more about UAE's ADNOC mulls downstream opportunities abroad with Aramco - sources on Business Standard. DUBAI/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi National Oil Co (ADNOC) is in talks with several partners, including Saudi Aramco, for possible downstream joint ventures abroad, particularly in Asia, industry sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters. 2018-04-11 14:00 3KB

Manmohan Singh turns nostalgic after visiting PU's economics dept

Read more about Manmohan Singh turns nostalgic after visiting PU's economics dept on Business Standard. Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today turned nostalgic after visiting Panjab University's department of economics in Chandigarh, recalling his journey there as a student and later as a senior lecturer. After delivering the first S B Rangnekar 2018-04-11 14:00 3KB

Upper class people opp to reservation stopped my car: Kushwaha

Read more about Upper class people opp to reservation stopped my car: Kushwaha on Business Standard. Union minister Upendra Kushwaha today said that those who had stopped his cavalcade in Vaisali district during the 'Bharat Bandh' yesterday were a section of the upper class people opposed to reservation. However, most of the people supported 2018-04-11 14:00 3KB

'Grey's Anatomy': Jessica Capshaw full of 'nostalgia' ahead of exit

Jessica Capshaw, who plays Arizona Robbins on "Grey's Anatomy," reflected during her last day filming at Prospect Studios. 2018-04-11 14:00 2KB

2 wrecks clogging Interstate 5 during morning commute

A pair of wrecks on northbound Interstate 5 in fife is creating havoc with the morning commute, according to the Washington State Patrol. The wrecks left at least one with minor injuries and are blocking the two left lanes, tweeted trooper Brooke Bova. 2018-04-11 14:00 1KB

Less than half of enterprises are aware of external sharing and DLP policy violations

Visibility and compliance challenges continue to haunt organizations, with only 44 percent of respondents claiming they have visibility into external sharing and DLP policy violations in their cloud application and environments. 2018-04-11 14:00 2KB

Proxima Centauri’s Superflare Could Roast Its Planet

Proxima Centauri is the closest star to our sun. Moreover, it is believed that the star could host a planet eligible for extraterrestrial life. However, scientists observed Proxima Centauri's superflare that was one of the most powerful solar flares that has ever been seen for a star of that size. 2018-04-11 14:00 3KB

Expecting defence orders under Make in India premature: India

Read more about Expecting defence orders under Make in India premature: India on Business Standard. Expecting defence orders at this stage of the country's still nascent "Make in India" policy is "a little premature", top Defence Ministry official said on Wednesday at DefExpo 2018 here that showcases the country as a major defence manufacturing 2018-04-11 14:00 4KB

Greenland’s ice is melting much faster than we thought. Here’s why that’s scary.

Greenland’s ice could raise seas by 20 feet. 2018-04-11 14:00 4KB

Curbing instant gratification: 4 ways to temper your online shopping impulse

Tidying up your online shopping habits can make you more productive, if not more fiscally responsible. Try these tricks to hamper your internet purchasing impulse. 2018-04-11 14:00 5KB

Son accused of killing father, a retired Michigan judge, after remains found on Florida golf course

A Fort Lauderdale man was arrested Monday after he killed his father and dumped the remains at an old golf course in Boca Raton, police said. 2018-04-11 13:58 2KB

My 40-Day Love Ritual Didn’t Go As Expected — & That’s A Good Thing

One of the interesting things about a major life change is how it pushes you in directions you never expected yourself to go in. That’s probably how I wound up taking two separate baths — one comprised of apple cider vinegar and baking soda, the othe… 2018-04-11 13:58 7KB

Why Michael B. Jordan doesn’t want to meet Michael Jordan yet

"I never want to officially meet him until I’m at a point where he knows who I am and I know who he is." 2018-04-11 13:56 1KB

Utah report card shows some student groups lagging

The Nation's Report Card shows Utah students generally performed above average last year, but state education officials warn there are achievement gaps among some demographic groups. 2018-04-11 13:56 1KB

Jury in murder trial hears suspect’s recorded statement

Jurors in the trial of a Massachusetts man charged with killing a 95-year-old man and severely injuring his 77-year-old wife during a home invasion in 2016 have heard a recorded statement he made to police. 2018-04-11 13:56 1KB

Pollen count more than 5000

Allergy sufferers beware. 2018-04-11 13:56 1KB

Man indicted in Delaware River crash that killed girlfriend

A New Jersey man accused of fleeing a crash of a vehicle into the Delaware River that claimed the life of his girlfriend has been indicted on vehicular homicide charges. 2018-04-11 13:55 1KB

HC gives relief to builder Niranjan Hiranandani in PF case

Read more about HC gives relief to builder Niranjan Hiranandani in PF case on Business Standard. The Bombay High Court today quashed a CBI charge-sheet against prominent city-based builder Niranjan Hiranandani in a case related to alleged non-depositing of provident fund (PF) dues of his employees. Hiranandani, 61, approached the HC earlier 2018-04-11 13:55 2KB

K-pop group GOT7’s BamBam exempted from Thailand military service

Much like in South Korea, able-bodied men are required to serve in Thailand’s military. 2018-04-11 13:53 2KB

The Girl Who's Confident, Not Cocky, Wants You To Get These 7 Things Straight

There's a lot to be said for being confident. When we're in our 20s, we're often still feeling pretty lost and looking to find our place in this big world. We may be unsure of what we're really passionate about, or what we want in a relationship — an… 2018-04-11 13:52 7KB

Campbell to make announcement on House race

North Dakota U. S. House hopeful Tom Campbell has called a news conference amid speculation that he will end his campaign. 2018-04-11 13:50 1KB

Dem Candidate Dragged Off Stage By Cops After Rambling During Gubernatorial Debate

Police officer forcibly removed a female Connecticut gubernatorial candidate from the stage after she tried to crash an election debate Monday night. 2018-04-11 13:50 1KB

Gazan who says was shot in Israeli sniper video denies posing threat

A Palestinian who says he was shot by an Israeli sniper along the Gaza border said Wednesday he was posing no threat to soldiers at the time, after a video of the incident went viral. 2018-04-11 13:50 4KB

3-month jail to KLF chief who escaped Nabha Jail

Read more about 3-month jail to KLF chief who escaped Nabha Jail on Business Standard. Khalistani Liberation Force (KLF) chief Harminder Singh Mintoo, who escaped the Nabha jail in Punjab in 2016, has been awarded three-month imprisonment by a Delhi court for assaulting public servants and attempting to fire at police officials to 2018-04-11 13:50 3KB

Empower people with disabilities for inclusive growth: Kamlesh Kumar Pandey

Read more about Empower people with disabilities for inclusive growth: Kamlesh Kumar Pandey on Business Standard. Chief Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities Kamlesh Kumar Pandey today said to ensure inclusive growth of the nation, stress must be given on empowering people with disabilities. According to an official spokesperson, the Chief Commissioner and 2018-04-11 13:50 2KB

Buhari's re-election bid kicks off Nigeria's presidential race

Now that Muhammadu Buhari has ended months of suspense over whether he will seek re-election as Nigeria's president, all eyes are on the ruling party to see whether it will give him a clear shot at the nation's top job. 2018-04-11 13:50 4KB

Missing Delhi girl married to her kidnapper traced

Read more about Missing Delhi girl married to her kidnapper traced on Business Standard. A teenage girl reported missing over five years ago from Dwarka in Delhi was traced to a town in Uttar Pradesh and brought back, police said on Wednesday. But the minor is now a 21-year-old, married to the man who abducted her and the mother of his 2018-04-11 13:50 1KB

9 essential lessons from psychology to understand the Trump era

Motivated reasoning, bias, fake news, conspiracy theories, and more, explained 2018-04-11 13:50 30KB

Bearish Indicators Suggest Market Peak?

The stock market reached extreme levels in early 2018 as retail investors became the most bullish in the history of many surveys. That level of optimism is important because when investors get too excited it usually implies a top is coming. The difference between January 2018 2018-04-11 13:50 7KB

Republicans Must Be Thinking About a President Mike Pence Right Now

Vice President* Mike Pence is stopping by the Commonwealth (God save it!) on Tuesday night to raise money for the Trump re-election effort and the Republican National Committee. (Some crumbs may accrue to the Massachusetts Republican Party, probably to keep the lights on, and to keep the local party’s officials from having to sell Rolex knockoffs on the sidewalk in bad weather.)Our Republican governor, Smilin’ Charlie Baker, will 2018-04-11 13:49 4KB

Two people indicted in drowning death of 5-year-old boy at unlicensed summer camp

Two people have been indicted in the July drowning death of a 5-year-old boy at an unlicensed Georgia camp. 2018-04-11 13:49 3KB

Lawyers on Yanukovych Treason Case Explain Their Absence From Today's Hearing

KIEV (Sputnik) - The hearing for the treason case against former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych did not take place on Wednesday, as was scheduled, because his lawyers never showed up, forcing Kiev's Obolonsky District Court to postpone the hearing until April 18. 2018-04-11 13:49 1KB

Rain in SF a sure thing Wednesday before warm, sunny weekend

San Francisco got a glimpse of precipitation Tuesday, but Wednesday will almost certainly bring a steady downfall before a few days of sunny skies and warmer temperatures. "We have 90-100 percent chance of rain in the forecast for San Francisco," said Matt Mehle, a meteorologist for the National Weather Service in Monterey. Rain is expected to start by 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. and subside by Thursday 2018-04-11 13:48 2KB

Aadhaar is meant to prevent crimes, not label everyone a criminal, UIDAI tells Supreme Court

Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta compared the identification programme to passengers being frisked at airports to prevent hijackings. 2018-04-11 13:48 2KB

Migrating birds avoid tropical diseases

By migrating out of the tropics and back to Europe to mate and raise their young, many birds species avoid having to deploy a hefty immune system. 2018-04-11 13:48 2KB

Farmers In Skin Cancer's Deadly Bullseye

Farmers are in skin cancer’s deadly bullseye. Period. Full-stop. Skin cancer is the single most common cancer in the United States and the rising number of incidents is staggering: 5.4 cases in 3.3 million people in 2012, with 6 million cases expected in 2018. 2018-04-11 13:48 1KB

Gigi Hadid Admits She Misses Her ‘Ass’ & ‘T**s’ Pre-Weight Loss: ‘I’m Not Skinny Because I Gave In’

Read Gigi Hadid's Harper's BAZAAR interview where she says she wants her ass back, and talks body image! 2018-04-11 13:47 2KB

Residents escape Los Angeles apartment building fire

Neighbors pounded on doors and yelled for residents to wake up and get out as an early morning fire raged in a two-story apartment building in the North Hollywood area of Los Angeles. 2018-04-11 13:47 1KB

Transgender weightlifter likely to retire after injury, eligibility debate ensues

A gruesome arm injury means she'll likely never compete again but transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard has prompted a debate that will endure. 2018-04-11 13:47 6KB

Sentence for stolen life ring: Life Savers and water safety

An Ohio teenager who removed a life preserver ring from a park along Lake Erie in February has been sentenced to spend four Saturdays distributing Life Savers candy to park visitors this summer and educating them about how to respond to a potential drowning. 2018-04-11 13:46 1KB

Polish camp of life offers refuge to March of the Living participants

The tent allows visitors to the Jewish museum a chance to step outside and see the ways in which Judaism is still alive and practiced today, in Poland and throughout the world. 2018-04-11 13:45 1KB

Mohun Bagan beat Shillong Lajong 3-1 to reach Super Cup semifinals

Read more about Mohun Bagan beat Shillong Lajong 3-1 to reach Super Cup semifinals on Business Standard. Mohun Bagan dished out an impressive performance to beat fellow I-League side Shillong Lajong 3-1 and enter the semifinals of Super Cup football tournament here today. Goals from S K Faiaz (12th minute), Nikhil Kadam (22nd) and an own goal by 2018-04-11 13:45 3KB

In Historic Move At Labor-Skeptic 'Chicago Tribune', Newsroom Pushes To Form Union

Journalists at the Chicago Tribune say they want to unionize to secure better pay and resources to fulfill their mission. Parent company Tronc sold the LA Times soon after its newsroom unionized. 2018-04-11 13:45 9KB

ESPN+ launches into hazy future with 'Last Days of Knight'

ESPN+ launches into uncertain future with debut of streaming service, kicking off with '30 for 30' documentary 'The Last Days of Knight,' about Bob Knight 2018-04-11 13:44 3KB

Barcelona unable to find its stride in Champions League

The Champions League suddenly has become a tough challenge for Barcelona. 2018-04-11 13:43 4KB

Virat Kohli, Mithali Raj named Wisden’s men’s and women’s cricketer of the year

England’s Heather Knight, Natalie Sciver and Anya Shrubsole have were selected in the five best players of the year list. 2018-04-11 13:42 4KB

Orthodox Union launches ‘Impact Accelerator’ program

The US's oldest Orthodox group says it is seeking to boost entrepreneurs. 2018-04-11 13:42 1011Bytes

Best-selling iPhone and iPad accessories you'll want to use every day

Your iPhone and iPad are great gadgets on their own. But to make the most out of your smart devices, consider adding these top accessories into the mix. 2018-04-11 13:42 2KB

Child injured in downtown Mason City apartment fire

Authorities say a child was injured in a fire that broke out in a downtown Mason City apartment. 2018-04-11 13:42 1KB

Facing the terrorists accused of killing a friend

"Is this how MI6 roll?" asked El Shafee Elsheikh, his first words as I entered the room into which the Syrian-Kurdish jailers had led him and a fellow prisoner. 2018-04-11 13:41 8KB

The Battle for Stan Lee and the Future of Comic Culture

Legendary comic-book creator Stan Lee is at the center of a nasty struggle with his daughter JC over his long-term care and his multi-million dollar estate. 2018-04-11 13:41 4KB

Bihar cadre IPS officer Rajesh Ranjan takes over as CISF DG

Read more about Bihar cadre IPS officer Rajesh Ranjan takes over as CISF DG on Business Standard. Bihar-cadre IPS officer Rajesh Ranjan today took over as the new Director General (DG) of the CISF, which guards a majority of the country's civil airports and other vital installations. An official release said Ranjan, who was till now a Special DG 2018-04-11 13:40 2KB

Simultaneous polls can be held in two phases: Law panel

Read more about Simultaneous polls can be held in two phases: Law panel on Business Standard. Seeking to give shape to the government's concept of 'one nation, one election', a law commission internal working paper has recommended holding of simultaneous Lok Sabha and assembly polls in two phases beginning 2019. The second phase of 2018-04-11 13:40 3KB

Pak music app Patari's CEO resigns over sexual harassment claims

Read more about Pak music app Patari's CEO resigns over sexual harassment claims on Business Standard. Pakistan's largest music streaming platform Patari's Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Khalid Bajwa has decided to step down from the post following sexual harassment allegations levelled against him by two women."In light of recent developments, Patari 2018-04-11 13:40 3KB

4/11 CBS2 Monday Afternoon Weather Headlines

It's another cool afternoon out there, but our skies will cooperate, thankfully. Expect temps to reach the low 50s, a full 5+ degrees below normal. 2018-04-11 13:39 1KB

Kevin Connolly Is Dating Actress Francesca Dutton

Entourage's Kevin Connolly is dating actress Francesca Dutton, Us Weekly can exclusively reveal — get the details! 2018-04-11 13:39 1KB

Systemic racial subordination in NC

The gap in income and wealth between African-Americans and whites in NC is a symptom of systemic racism in the state 2018-04-11 13:39 5KB

NBA Rumors: Isaiah Thomas Could Sign Two-Year, $16 Million Deal With Chicago Bulls, ‘HoopsHype’ Suggests

Los Angeles Lakers point guard Isaiah Thomas is set to become an unrestricted free agent this summer. Despite missing the most of the 2017-18 NBA season due to injury, the 29-year-old veteran guard... 2018-04-11 13:38 2KB

Michigan Lottery: Wayne County club wins $500K on scratch off ticket

Family Christmas will never be the same for a Wayne County lottery club that won $500,000 playing the Michigan Lottery’s Treasure Tree instant game. 2018-04-11 13:37 2KB

New Juno Photos Of Jupiter’s Cloud Patterns Are Enchanting

Four days ago, NASA published new Juno photos as the spacecraft is reaching its 12th flyby of Jupiter’s northern hemisphere. The new Juno photos look amazing and show a lot of details of the planet’s northern hemisphere and different, unique cloud patterns. NASA made the photos available 2018-04-11 13:37 3KB

Chris Pratt, Stephen King Praise ‘A Quiet Place,’ Screenwriters Already Have Ideas For Sequel

Chris Pratt, Stephen King and more rave about ‘A Quiet Place’ on social media. 2018-04-11 13:36 1KB

Mitch Kupchak's first news conference as Charlotte Hornets GM: 8 words that mattered

Mitch Kupchak was introduced as the new Charlotte Hornets general manager Tuesday. On his relationship with Michael Jordan, the future for Steve Clifford, his NBA career and his poker face. 2018-04-11 13:35 6KB

Crisis in banking system has impacted investment flows: IL&FS

Read more about Crisis in banking system has impacted investment flows: IL&FS on Business Standard. The recent crisis in the country's banking system has impacted investor sentiments, leading to some slowdown in the investment flow, a top official from IL&FS Financial Services said. The crisis, however, gives an opportunity to improve the 2018-04-11 13:35 3KB

Inside Ann Arbor's Ace Barnes Hardware: A 2018 'Coolest Hardware Store'

Earlier this year, Ace Hardware Corporation named Ace Barnes Hardware on 2105 W Stadium Blvd. a 2018 "Coolest Hardware Store." 2018-04-11 13:35 4KB

Florida's Hurricane Irma insurance losses tallied at $7 billion-plus

New insurance-loss estimates from Hurricane Irma total nearly $7.38 billion, down more than $600 million from a February estimate as claims continue to be filed and closed, according to Florida insurance officials. 2018-04-11 13:35 3KB

Rosamund Pike Thinks Women Deserve Better Than A Female James Bond

The actress talks about ’Beirut,’ how things are changing for women in Hollywood, and why women deserve better than a female Bond. 2018-04-11 13:35 7KB

New York Yankees sluggers Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton's best HRs, as told by their teammates

There was the bomb that broke Statcast -- and another that broke a TV camera. Last year, new Yankees teammates Giancarlo Stanton's and Aaron Judge's most impressive blasts came late (so don't panic about that slow start yet, Yanks fans). 2018-04-11 13:34 16KB

Emily Ratajkowski Goes Topless In Latest Selfie, Talks About Husband Sebastian Bear-McClard

Stunning model Emily Ratajkowski has never been shy about her body and opted to go topless in her latest selfie. The viral nude photo garnered near 2 million likes from her Instagram fans. The... 2018-04-11 13:33 2KB

JNF-KKL sends first delegation to the March of the Living

This year’s march is in honor of Israel’s 70th Anniversary. 2018-04-11 13:31 808Bytes

‘NCIS’ Season 15: Pauley Perrette Now Ready To Say Goodbye, Nick Torres And Ellie Bishop Might Get Together

NCIS Season 15 return date, NCIS Season 15 spoilers, NCIS Season 15 news, NCIS Season 15 update, NCIS Season 15 canceled, NCIS Season 15 cancellation, 2018-04-11 13:31 1KB

Global oil demand not to peak soon, India vulnerable to high prices: IEA

Read more about Global oil demand not to peak soon, India vulnerable to high prices: IEA on Business Standard. International Energy Agency said today that global oil demand will not peak in the near future and India's vulnerability to high prices will increase with surge in its crude oil imports. Oil demand will continue to grow stronger this year, at about 2018-04-11 13:30 4KB

Tata Motors global sales up 18% in March

Read more about Tata Motors global sales up 18% in March on Business Standard. Tata Motors today reported 17.85 per cent increase in global sales at 1,53,156 units, including that of Jaguar Land Rover. The company had sold a total of 1,29,951 units in the same month last year. Global wholesale of all Tata Motors' commercial 2018-04-11 13:30 2KB

Chvrches’ ’Miracle’ Is A Hopeful Synth Pop Epic With A Huge Chorus

’Love Is Dead’ is out 5/25 via Glassnote. 2018-04-11 13:30 969Bytes

At 72, 'Things Have Changed' marvelously for R&B legend Bettye LaVette

Betty LaVette: “To know that Verve [Records] is looking at me as legendary instead of just some old soul singer. I’m in a real good place now.” 2018-04-11 13:30 6KB

Gold Star mother Karen Vaughn will not challenge U. S. Rep. Brian Mast in GOP primary

Karen Vaughn considered a midterm congressional election run because of U. S. Rep. Brian Mast's call for a moratorium on AR-15 sales. 2018-04-11 13:30 3KB

Scott Pruitt’s ethics problems are conservative ideology in action

His condo, lavish travel, and wasteful spending are what Republicans want. 2018-04-11 13:30 6KB

Veterans’ Scandal-Ridden Health Care Is Still A Disaster

As an astute investor seeking reasonable profits, would you consider investing in an 88-year-old business with 380,000 employees in 1,831 facilities across the U. S., laboring under $255.6 trillion in accrued liabilities, with a projected income next year of $199 billion? 2018-04-11 13:30 5KB

Increased Change of Precipitation in Central Plains Late 6 to 10 Day

Soybeans higher in the overnight on lower world carry-out. Abiove increased Brazil production and export estimates. Trump to delay bio-fuel reform.… 2018-04-11 13:30 2KB

U. S. Border Patrol Supervisor Ronald Anthony Burgos Aviles Charged With Killing Girlfriend, 12-Month-Old Baby

Ronald Anthony Burgos could face the death penalty if found guilty of the murders of his 27-year-old girlfriend, Grizelda Hernandez, and her baby. Ronald Anthony Burgos Aviles is pictured in the... 2018-04-11 13:29 2KB

Joel Embiid, Anthony Davis and more NBA bonuses to watch

We break down how postseason awards could change contending teams, which players still have bonuses to clinch in the playoffs, and who already hit their marks. 2018-04-11 13:29 13KB

Marine jets depart Yakima airport after emergency landing

The two U. S. Marine Corps Harrier jets that made an emergency landing last month have departed from the Yakima airport. 2018-04-11 13:28 1KB

No MRP on majority of e-commerce products: Survey

Read more about No MRP on majority of e-commerce products: Survey on Business Standard. E-commerce websites generally do not display the Maximum Retail Price (MRP) on majority of packaged products as per the Packaged Commodity Rules (PCR) 2017, suggests a survey conducted by LocalCircles -- a social engagement platform. 2018-04-11 13:28 2KB

Shubhangi celebrates birthday with orphans (TV Snippets)

Read more about Shubhangi celebrates birthday with orphans (TV Snippets) on Business Standard. Actress Shubhangi Atre, who turned a year older on Wednesday, chose to celebrate her birthday with orphans here. 2018-04-11 13:28 2KB

Young man, lover found shot dead in Jharkhand

Read more about Young man, lover found shot dead in Jharkhand on Business Standard. A young man and his lover, a minor girl, were on Wednesday found dead on the rooftop of the latter's grandparents' house in Jharkhand, police said. 2018-04-11 13:28 1KB

What The 'Most Wanted Iraqis' Deck Of Cards Can Teach Us About War

As the notorious pack turns 15, an Iraq vet reveals the wild, untold history behind it… and its impact on the American way of war. 2018-04-11 13:26 14KB

Socrates Companion™ Noninvasive Blood Glucose Self-Monitoring Device Successfully Measures Extended Ranges for Diabetic Population

Press Release Announcing the results of validation tests completed in March 2018, Socrates Health Solutions, Inc, reports that recently completed tests on human subjects have confirmed functionality of the Socrates Noninvasive Blood Glucose Self-Monitoring… 2018-04-11 13:26 2KB

NASA's newest planet-hunter, TESS, to survey the entire night sky

With the crippled Kepler almost out of fuel, NASA is preparing the launch of its newest planet-hunting spacecraft, TESS. 2018-04-11 13:25 4KB

'Starc Contrast': Cricket is not high-jumper Brandon's sport

Read more about 'Starc Contrast': Cricket is not high-jumper Brandon's sport on Business Standard. Mitchell Starc's younger brother, Alyssa Healy's brother-in-law -- Commonwealth Games champion Australian high jumper Brandon Starc has quite a cricket connection but ask him about it and he says "Naah, not my sport."Starc achieved a personal best 2018-04-11 13:25 3KB

Sebi to make physical settlement mandatory in phased manner

Read more about Sebi to make physical settlement mandatory in phased manner on Business Standard. Markets regulator Sebi today decided to make physical settlement of stock derivatives mandatory in a phased or calibrated manner, a move that could bring some much-needed balance between equity cash and derivative segments. The regulator has 2018-04-11 13:25 4KB

US military opens annual counterterrorism training in Niger

US military opens annual counterterrorism training in Niger as extremist threat grows. 2018-04-11 13:25 1KB

Actress Shweta Tripathi set to wed rapper SlowCheeta

Read more about Actress Shweta Tripathi set to wed rapper SlowCheeta on Business Standard. What started out as a mid-air conversation five years ago is now culminating into a wedding for "Masaan" and "Haraamkhor" actress Shweta Tripathi and actor-rapper Chaitnya Sharma aka SlowCheeta on June 29. 2018-04-11 13:24 4KB

Woman Who Hates Endangered Species Act Will Be in Charge of Wildlife Policy

Susan Combs has opposed animals considered for endangered designation on economic grounds. 2018-04-11 13:23 6KB

BlizzCon 2018 set for November

The event is part celebration of Blizzard's hit games and part eSports championship finals. 2018-04-11 13:23 2KB

MK: ‘Government should help Holocaust survivors while we still can’

Zionist Union MK Itzik Shmuly proposed benefits equal to minimum wage for all Shoah victims. 2018-04-11 13:23 1KB

WATCH: Ma. Ahtisa Manalo wants to join PNP after Miss Int’l contest

Once the Miss International competition is over, beauty queen Ma. Ahtisa Manalo says she wants to join the Philippine National Police (PNP). 2018-04-11 13:23 2KB

Justin Bieber Rocks Bright Pink Shirt, Socks & Sandals: Love Or Loathe His Out-There Look?

Justin Bieber stepped out in a bright pink shirt, socks and sandals! What do you think of his out-there look? 2018-04-11 13:22 1KB

Map excludes J&K from India at Health Ministry event

Read more about Map excludes J&K from India at Health Ministry event on Business Standard. In a faux pas, Jammu and Kashmir was excluded from the Indian map at an event organised by the Health Ministry on Wednesday. The map showed Jammu and Kashmir as distinct from other parts of India and Aksai Chin as part of China. 2018-04-11 13:22 2KB

Suspected drunk driver crashes into trees injuring three passengers

Three passengers were injured when the allegedly intoxicated man driving the car they were in crashed into several trees Tuesday night, police say. 2018-04-11 13:22 1KB

China's fintech leader worth 50% more than Goldman with $150-bn Valuation

Read more about China's fintech leader worth 50% more than Goldman with $150-bn Valuation on Business Standard. China's biggest fintech company's valuation joins elite club of lenders and insurers 2018-04-11 13:21 1KB

Tripura to introduce NCERT syllabus without 'modifications'

Read more about Tripura to introduce NCERT syllabus without 'modifications' on Business Standard. The BJP government in Tripura would soon consult educationists to explore the possibility of introducing the NCERT syllabus at school level in the state without the "modifications made during the previous Left rule", a minister said today. State 2018-04-11 13:20 2KB

India, Russia enjoy excellent ties due to legacy of Indira Gandhi: Sonia

Read more about India, Russia enjoy excellent ties due to legacy of Indira Gandhi: Sonia on Business Standard. UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi has said that India and Russia enjoy excellent relations due to the legacy of former prime minister Indira Gandhi and praised Russian President Vladimir Putin and successive Indian prime ministers for consolidating that 2018-04-11 13:20 3KB

‘Lethal Weapon’s Michelle Mitchenor: I Would Love To Show More Of Bailey’s ‘Vulnerable’ Side

HollywoodLife talked EXCLUSIVELY with 'Lethal Weapon' star Michelle Mitchenor! 2018-04-11 13:20 5KB

John Bolton: “The Most Dangerous American”, “The Devil Incarnate”. Would Risk Military Conflict with China to Achieve Goals

Selected excerpts of article published in the South China Morning Post: According to the SCMP: However, “if Trump surprises me and does warm to Bolton,… 2018-04-11 13:20 1KB

Working people could still lose health coverage under Medicaid work requirements

Irregular hours could lead working people to lose their Medicaid. 2018-04-11 13:20 6KB

Dixie State golf: women's team finishes 11th at WNMU Mustang Intercollegiate

Dixie State’s women’s golf team closed the 2017-18 regular season with an 11th-place finish at the 2018 Western New Mexico Mustang Intercollegiate on Tuesday at the Palm Valley Golf Club. 2018-04-11 13:20 2KB

Perfect New England Patriots 2018 NFL draft - Insiders roundtable predict picks, targets, trades

Two first-round picks. Four picks in the first two rounds. The Hoodie has the draft capital to grab a quarterback. Our panel of experts weighs in. 2018-04-11 13:19 10KB

Most memorable NFL draft moments for all 32 teams

From the Chargers selecting Eli Manning (only to trade him) to Eagles fans booing Donovan McNabb, here's a look back at top draft-day highlights. 2018-04-11 13:19 27KB

Australia to investigate after video shows 2,400 sheep dying of heat stress in their own filth on ship to Qatar

The footage, which was broadcast Sunday on Australia's '60 Minutes' news program, shows the sheep dying on the decks while rotting corpses are being tossed overboard 2018-04-11 13:18 4KB

Meth found hidden in 500 wax Disney figurines

Federal authorities in Atlanta said they seized 500 pounds of meth concealed inside wax Disney character figurines. 2018-04-11 13:18 1KB

Sri Lanka's health sector among best worldwide: WHO

Read more about Sri Lanka's health sector among best worldwide: WHO on Business Standard. Sri Lanka's health service is one of the best not only in Asia but in the world, the Director-General of World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Wednesday. 2018-04-11 13:18 2KB

Think pink: New rose-colored KitKat hits the UK

The new hue is the product of distinctive ruby cocoa beans from the Ivory Coast, Brazil and Ecuador. There's no artificial additives involved; instead… 2018-04-11 13:17 2KB

‘I owe it to Ronak’: India shooter Heena Sidhu credits husband for motivating her to clinch CWG gold

The shooter has been one India’s standout performers at the event, having won gold and Silver in women’s 25m pistol and 10m air pistol event respectively. 2018-04-11 13:17 2KB

This Patch of Pacific Ocean Seabed Holds 'Semi-infinite' Supply of Minerals Crucial for Modern Life

These are used in everything from mobile phones to washing machines. 2018-04-11 13:17 2KB

17-year-old girl struck in Newton County drive-by shooting

The shooting happened around 9 pm Tuesday night. 2018-04-11 13:16 941Bytes

Adulterated alcohol kills 82 in Indonesia

Read more about Adulterated alcohol kills 82 in Indonesia on Business Standard. Indonesian authorities said on Wednesday that the number of people dead from consuming homemade adulterated alcohol on Java island has increased to 82 and seven suspects have been arrested in relation to the incident. 2018-04-11 13:16 2KB

'Roseanne' tackles Mark's death, reveals Becky’s fertility struggle

Another week meant another episode of ABC's 'Roseanne' revival tackling a heavy topic, this time a key character's death. 2018-04-11 13:15 2KB

Notorious chain snatcher from Bavaria gang nabbed

Read more about Notorious chain snatcher from Bavaria gang nabbed on Business Standard. A notorious member of the infamous Bavaria gang from Shamli in Uttar Pradesh, which indulges in robberies, was nabbed by police after they shot at and injured him in an alleged 'encounter' here. Ram Singh, part of the Bavaria gang whose members 2018-04-11 13:15 2KB

37 Indian students visit Nepal under youth exchange programme

Read more about 37 Indian students visit Nepal under youth exchange programme on Business Standard. A 37-member youth delegation from India's prominent institutions like IITs and AIIMS visited Nepal under a youth exchange programme to promote people-to-people contact between the two countries and share their knowledge and experiences. Ajay Kumar, 2018-04-11 13:15 2KB

Lucha Underground Announces A Return Date For Season 4

El Rey Network will be making our summer a happy one full of supernatural wrestling. 2018-04-11 13:15 1KB

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be getting their own wedding perfume

It has been revealed that the couple's nuptials are set to be commemorated with a royal fragrance. 2018-04-11 13:14 1KB

World Bank approves $55mn for Bangladesh project

Read more about World Bank approves $55mn for Bangladesh project on Business Standard. The World Bank has approved $55 million to expand the use of clean renewable energy in rural areas of Bangladesh where grid electricity cannot reach easily. 2018-04-11 13:14 2KB

10 States Where Chance of Dying Young Is Highest

"Some of our states are falling behind other, less developed countries" when it comes to premature death, says University of Washington epidemiologist Ali Mokdad, whose new study in JAMA... US News Summaries. 2018-04-11 13:14 1KB

Term Sheet -- Wednesday, April 11

On deals and dealmakers. 2018-04-11 13:13 7KB

Slipped through the cracks: April 11,2018

Each day provides us a brand new news cycle, and it’s hard to keep up. Here’s a short list of the news and notes to… 2018-04-11 13:13 3KB

This Fragrance Brand Now Makes Lip Balms And The Scents Are Seriously Amazing

Scentbird — it's not just a perfume discovery platform. The brand is expanding beyond scents. The monthly fragrance subscription service has mastered the art of scenting, namely the personal fragrance, and is ready to conquer lips. Scentbird Melting… 2018-04-11 13:12 4KB

NFL Rumors: Colin Kaepernick To The Seahawks Is A Possibility, Per ‘Bleacher Report’

According to ‘Bleacher Report’, the Seattle Seahawks could sign Colin Kaepernick. With teams playing the QB carousel this offseason, there are still some left without employment as the... 2018-04-11 13:12 2KB

Finding beauty in the odd: Whimsical painter brings new life to the Triangle

Between installations and travel, Bradford is an avid hiker and backpacker who uses her outdoor adventures to create whimsical, acrylic paintings that she hopes will reveal the beauty in the unexpected. 2018-04-11 13:12 5KB

Panathinaikos docked 3 points as cash woes pile up

Greek soccer league organizers have deducted three points from Panathinaikos after the Athens club failed to settle unpaid wages to German defender Jens Wemmer. 2018-04-11 13:12 1KB

Taylor Swift Reveals First ‘Reputation’ Stadium Tour Rehearsal Pics Less Than 1 Month Before 1st Show

Taylor Swift shared the first photos from rehearsals for her 'Reputation' stadium tour and her fans are freaking out! 2018-04-11 13:11 2KB

Israel About to Permit Medical Marijuana Exports - Reports

The upcoming Israeli government vote on marijuana exports will only affect medical-use marijuana, excluding raw cannabis. 2018-04-11 13:11 1KB

WWE Rumors: The Undertaker’s Next Match Announced For ‘Greatest Royal Rumble’ Event, Per ‘The National’

Not long after his ‘WrestleMania’ match with John Cena, ‘The Deadman’ will get into the ring again. With The Undertaker achieving a big comeback win over John Cena at... 2018-04-11 13:10 1KB

'Railway ministry to take rejected proposals back to PM'

Read more about 'Railway ministry to take rejected proposals back to PM' on Business Standard. The railway ministry has decided to take all its big ticket projects rejected by Prime Minister Narendra Modi last month back to him for reconsideration, sources in the ministry said today. The sources also said though the prime minister has 2018-04-11 13:10 4KB

Francis, Rafi renew Chennaiyin FC contracts

Read more about Francis, Rafi renew Chennaiyin FC contracts on Business Standard. Two of the vital cogs in Chennaiyin FCs title-winning wheel, Francisco Fernandes and Mohammed Rafi have renewed their contracts with the Indian Super League (ISL) southern franchise by one year each, it was announced on Wednesday. 2018-04-11 13:10 3KB

PSRI hospital launches clinic to treat Parkinson's

Read more about PSRI hospital launches clinic to treat Parkinson's on Business Standard. The Pushpawati Singhania Hospital & Research Institute (PSRI) here on Wednesday launched its Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorder Clinic on the occasion of World Parkinson's Day. 2018-04-11 13:10 2KB

Indonesia: Over 100 people dead this month after drinking toxic liquor

Eighty-two of these deaths took place in West Java and Jakarta. 2018-04-11 13:09 2KB

Infoblox and McAfee enhance partnership for threat protection

Network control company Infoblox is announcing an enhanced partnership with McAfee to offer organizations an increased level of sophisticated threat intelligence, as well as faster response time to combat cyber threats. 2018-04-11 13:09 2KB

Reese Witherspoon's Newest Book Club Pick Is All About The Crooked Road To Happiness

Does "happily ever after" exist? And if it does, how do you even get there? Where is it hiding? Is there a map, maybe? This month, Reese Witherspoon's book club, Reese's Book Club x Hello Sunshine, will explore those questions by reading Happiness, a… 2018-04-11 13:08 3KB

'He Placed Us in Here at the Right Moment': Spirit of Revival Washes Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria

Most people know that Hurricane Maria damaged and destroyed much of Puerto Rico when the Category 4 storm hammered the island last September. But what many don't know is that the storm also paved the way for a spirit of revival. 2018-04-11 13:08 5KB

Adidas Created Earth Day Soccer Jerseys Made From ‘Upcycled’ Plastic Ocean Waste

All 23 MLS teams will wear them for the weekend of the annual environmental celebration. 2018-04-11 13:08 3KB

China must shrink state-owned enterprises if it wants reforms to succeed, says former WTO chief

But view is disputed by China’s lead manager of state-owned enterprises, who says that they remain the core of “our economy and they need to become bigger and stronger” 2018-04-11 13:07 4KB

Israeli singer to perform at March of the Living ceremony

Shlomo Artzi will perform two songs with his band. 2018-04-11 13:07 738Bytes

Violent Crime Almost Tripled in Manchester, UK Since 2010 Due to Budget Cuts

The UK’s capital has witnessed a sharp rise in the number of violent crimes being committed, with many politicians and experts attributing this increase to budget cuts and other austerity measures implemented by the British government. Other cities in the UK are also facing more violent crime, particularly stabbings. 2018-04-11 13:07 2KB

Driver killed when train rams pickup in southeast Nebraska

Authorities say a pickup truck driver was killed when a train rammed his vehicle in southeast Nebraska. 2018-04-11 13:06 1KB

Zoabi impeachment effort thwarted by coalition infighting

A final vote would be held in the plenum and could only pass with the approval of 90 MKs. 2018-04-11 13:06 1KB

Who Will Take on the 21st Century Tech and Media Monopolies?

| By Justin Anderson 2018-04-11 13:06 20KB

News of Skweyiya's death leaked before family members informed

While not blaming the media, the family of former minister Zola Skweyiya says it is regrettable that news of his death was leaked before most of his family was told. 2018-04-11 13:05 2KB

Rand Water threatens to cut water to Emfuleni municipality over R419m debt

Rand Water says it will once again reduce the bulk water supply to the Emfuleni Local Municipality after it failed to reach a settlement on the payment of a R419m debt. 2018-04-11 13:05 2KB

'The court was wrong' - Momberg supporter after leave to appeal postponed again

A supporter of former real estate agent Vicki Momberg has said the court was unfair when it sentenced her to jail for an effective two years. 2018-04-11 13:05 2KB

Netflix’s ’Lost In Space’ Has A Great Robot. The Rest Is Less Exciting

Uproxx TV critic Alan Sepinwall review Netflix’s revival of a sci-fi TV mainstay that gets one major element right but whiffs on the rest. 2018-04-11 13:05 5KB

Miami students kicked out of sorority after using racial slur in video

The women were removed from Delta Zeta after a video of them repeatedly singing the n-word in a video circulated on social media. 2018-04-11 13:03 2KB

Luann de Lesseps flaunts bikini bod after giving up booze

De Lesseps has been rehearsing in Los Angeles for her "#CountessAndFriends" cabaret. 2018-04-11 13:03 2KB

China’s Tariffs Are Pinching Chinese Companies, Too

The company that makes Smithfield bacon and Nathan’s Famous hot dogs has fallen on the wrong side of China’s new tariffs—despite being Chinese-owned 2018-04-11 13:02 2KB

SPD struggling to recover staffing costs from officers working special events

An audit shows when it comes to paying overtime for Seattle police to work special events in the city, taxpayers often foot most of the bill. 2018-04-11 13:02 1KB

He took his 9-year-old daughter and a mini-keg along for a 114 mph ride, Texas cops say

Police in Manor, Texas say they clocked Steven Daniel Rodriguez going 114 mph Sunday before he tried to evade them in his Ford Explorer, tearing through a neighborhood at 65 mph with his 9-year-old daughter and a Heineken mini-keg 2018-04-11 13:02 3KB

Who’s Who Of American War Criminals And Torture Apologists Endorse Gina Haspel For CIA Director

An array of former intelligence and other government officials signed a letter to the Senate intelligence committee in support of Gina Haspel, the nominee for CIA director. Haspel, who is currently the deputy CIA director, was briefly in charge of a black site prison in Thailand during President George W. Bush’s administration. She helped destroy evidence to cover up torture. Agency personnel nicknamed her “Bloody Gina.”| By Kevin Gosztola 2018-04-11 13:02 14KB

Egypt to temporarily open Rafah border crossing

Egypt last opened the crossing more than two weeks ago. 2018-04-11 13:01 776Bytes

Are dolphins, whales and turtles routinely killed by drift nets? Animal rights groups hope graphic video will drive stricter regulations

Ocean and animal conservationists have tried twice in recent years to pass state legislation to further restrict drift gill net use — including an outright ban — but failed to win the necessary vot… 2018-04-11 13:01 5KB

Brad Pitt and Neri Oxman: Inside Their Romance

An insider reveals all the details of Brad Pitt’s hot new romance with sexy and beautiful MIT professor Neri Oxman in the new issue of Us Weekly — read more 2018-04-11 13:00 3KB

This Is How Saturn Retrograde Will Affect Your Sign This Month (And It's Not Looking Great)

Retrogrades may make people's lives a bit more complicated, but there are times then they can be more-so positive than pesky transits. Especially when it comes to planets that aren't Mercury retrograding. Saturn is making its annual retrograde from A… 2018-04-11 13:00 6KB

'American Hero' movie puts famed war dog Stubby back in the spotlight

Stubby was never made a sergeant, but he did have many documented exploits, earning a medal that was presented to the dog by famed Gen. John Pershing. 2018-04-11 13:00 4KB

Spotify and Hulu Team Up for Joint $12.99 Subscription Plan

After introducing a joint subscription plan for students last year, Spotify and Hulu are back for more. 2018-04-11 13:00 895Bytes

Truck collides with East St. Louis apartment complex, shots fired

Police restricted driving near the apartments due to downed power lines. 2018-04-11 13:00 1KB

Customs arrests five men for smuggling gold at Delhi airport

Read more about Customs arrests five men for smuggling gold at Delhi airport on Business Standard. Five men have been arrested by the customs officials for allegedly trying to smuggle into the country gold valuing Rs 60 lakh at Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) here. The accused were arrested in two separate cases booked by the customs 2018-04-11 13:00 2KB

'He Was Steps From Heaven's Door': Robert Morris' Pulse Stopped, but His Wife Says Prayer Saved Him

Gateway Church founder and Pastor Robert Morris' recovery from a life-threatening bout of internal bleeding is nothing short of miraculous, according to a senior pastor at the church and Morris' wife. 2018-04-11 13:00 3KB

Economists Should Stop Being So Certain

Weather forecasting offers a lesson on the value of self-doubt. 2018-04-11 13:00 4KB

From Interaction to Internet: Gen Z Flips the Sales and Social Script

Opinion: A transaction will no longer be the end of an interaction. 2018-04-11 13:00 6KB

Gimlet Announces Scripted Podcast Starring Kristen Wiig and Alia Shawkat, Renews 'StartUp' for Season 7

Podcast media company Gimlet Media unveiled a slate of three original series to premiere later in April, including scripted serialized show "Sandra" starring Kristen Wiig and Alia Shawkat. The Brooklyn-based company also renewed docu-series "StartUp" for a seventh season. 2018-04-11 13:00 1KB

How 'Deaf President Now' Changed America

A brief history of the movement that transformed a university and helped catalyze the Americans With Disabilities Act. 2018-04-11 13:00 1KB

Gender fluidity, intersectional feminism, inequality: Art projects move forward with Mike Kelley grants

Art projects that investigate the history of eminent domain and convey the physical experience of sound for the hearing impaired are among the recipients of grants from the foundation established by the noted L.A. artist who died in 2012. 2018-04-11 13:00 6KB

With rumors swirling, the future of MOCA director Philippe Vergne remains a big question mark

With just months left on his contract, embattled director of the Museum of Contemporary Art has put his home up for sale. The museum won't say whether Philippe Vergne has been offered a new contract, and it remains mum about the firing of its chief curator — or any plans to hire her replacement. 2018-04-11 13:00 5KB

How financial planning differs for entrepreneurs

Being an entrepreneur has many payoffs, but small-business owners need a well-constructed financial plan in place to attain these benefits. 2018-04-11 13:00 5KB

Botswana reserves and wildlife are stars of Living Desert Zoo's safari

Visit the game park which holds Africa’s largest concentration of elephants as well as lions, hippos and antelope. 2018-04-11 13:00 2KB

Joe Este update: NFL hopeful to work out for New Orleans Saints

He hopes Friday the 13th brings him better luck after disappointing Pro Day at Tennessee-Martin 2018-04-11 13:00 7KB

Stopping long-term opioid therapy has no effect on pain levels: study

Researchers found that patients on average experienced no difference in pain after stopping long-term use of opioid to help manage their pain. 2018-04-11 13:00 3KB

Eric Bellinger Wants ’Eazy Call’ To Be His Greatest Hits Album

Flying under the radar for a decade, Eric Bellinger is the ultimate paradox: an unknown hitmaker and unheralded local legend. 2018-04-11 13:00 2KB

Paul Kelly, Sia, Ed Sheeran win at 2018 APRA Music Awards

Paul Kelly, Sia and Ed Sheeran won big at the 2018 Australasian Performing Right Association's Music Awards. 2018-04-11 12:59 2KB

Former UND hockey coach Blais, 2000 title team being honored

Former University of North Dakota men's hockey coach Dean Blais is being inducted into the school's sports hall of fame. 2018-04-11 12:59 1KB

Pay Gaps, Fake Videos and Losing Cowboys

Here are your morning reads. 2018-04-11 12:59 921Bytes

Student saves life after taking high school CPR class

"It was very scary. It was very frantic at first. But, of course, you have to do something to help." 2018-04-11 12:58 2KB

Record number of Arkansas flu deaths now stands at 215

The record number of deaths due to the flu in Arkansas has increased by five to now stand at 215. 2018-04-11 12:58 1KB

Kerala HC rejects plea to quash FIR against SNDP chief

Read more about Kerala HC rejects plea to quash FIR against SNDP chief on Business Standard. Powerful SNDP Yogam supremo Vellapally Natesan on Wednesday suffered a major setback when the Kerala High Court dismissed his plea seeking quashing of an FIR registered against him over alleged fraud and financial misappropriation in a microfinance 2018-04-11 12:58 2KB

Hank Baskett Responds to Kendra Wilkinson’s Divorce Filing

Kendra Wilkinson’s estranged husband, Hank Baskett, responded to her April 6 divorce filing — find out what he wants 2018-04-11 12:57 2KB

Don't forget the French beheaded their king, Hollande warns Macron

Former French president Francois Hollande has warned his pomp-loving successor Emmanuel Macron: don't forget French royals lost their heads at the guillotine. 2018-04-11 12:57 4KB

Maternal death complications at much lower rates

How could it be that, in 2012, the maternal mortality rate in Texas achieved a stunning 148 deaths—twofold the level from two years already? That was the inquiry numerous were asking in 2016, on account of an examination that implied to indicate only that. The investigation's creators discovered the spike astounding, 2018-04-11 12:57 2KB

Parents Love Teacher's Post About Awful Parents

Julie Marburger had it—and then she reached a new level of fed-up. The 45-year-old Texas middle school teacher has decided to give up teaching at the end of the school year, but in a March 28... US News Summaries. 2018-04-11 12:57 2KB

Nietes vacates IBF flyweight belt to move up to super flyweight

Donnie Nietes is looking to join the ranks of elite Filipino boxers who have won world titles in four different weight divisions as he vacated his IBF World flyweight title to move up to the 2018-04-11 12:56 2KB

16 Sears stores are being auctioned off online

More than a dozen of Sears Holdings' stores are being auctioned off online. 2018-04-11 12:56 3KB

12 establisimyento sa El Nido, nag-self demolish

EL NIDO, Palawan - Ilan sa mga may-ari ng mga establisimyentong binigyan ng notice to vacate dahil sa paglabag sa easement zone regulation sa El Nido ang kusang-loob nang giniba ang kanilang mga istruktura. 2018-04-11 12:55 2KB

I revisited my 23andMe results that can now tell if you’re at an increased risk of certain cancers — here’s what it was like

The FDA now lets 23andMe provide reports that tell you whether you have an increased risk of developing certain diseases including cancer. Here's what I found. 2018-04-11 12:55 2KB

Ga. city rescinds Confederate holiday after speaker uses n-word 3 times

The city chair also took an opportunity to apologize to the public for not responding differently when a former commissioner used racist language three times in a public meeting. 2018-04-11 12:54 4KB

'I had my duties': Martha Karolyi denies responsibility for safety of gymnasts who allege sexual abuse

Few names have loomed as large in the world of gymnastics as Martha and Bela Karolyi, legendary coaches known for tough, Soviet-style training that... 2018-04-11 12:54 8KB

NBA Awards: LeBron James easily MVP over James Harden, Ben Simmons is top rookie... here are my picks

LeBron James will play his 82nd game of the season against the Knicks Wednesday night, carrying a team of misfits to a top-4 seed. 2018-04-11 12:53 4KB

First turkey? Make it a home run for Caleb LaGrange

Caleb LaGrange juggled baseball and turkey hunting, with Chris Elliott, to a big tom for his first turkey in Illinois' youth season. 2018-04-11 12:52 990Bytes

Grain Market Update (4.11.18)

Yesterday’s Close: May corn futures finished yesterday’s session down 1 cent, trading in a range of 3 ¾ cents. Funds were estimated sellers… 2018-04-11 12:52 5KB

AccuWeather forecast: Better chance for rain today

We begin today dry, but clouds continue to increase as another, stronger system moves our way. Dress warmer this morning. 2018-04-11 12:51 2KB

Universal Offers Florida Residents $42 A Day Tix Package For Limited Time

If you were planning a quick trip to Universal Orlando Resort before the kids got out of school for the summer and the parks got packed, here's some good news. 2018-04-11 12:51 1KB

Lorensen Named Buena Vista University Men’s Basketball Coach

STORM LAKE, Iowa -- Buena Vista University has a new men’s basketball coach and the new guy has a familiar name. Todd Lorensen is taking the reins for the Beavers. 2018-04-11 12:51 1KB

Political parties using education as tool to legitimise their ideology: Kanhaiya

Read more about Political parties using education as tool to legitimise their ideology: Kanhaiya on Business Standard. Former JNU Students Union President Kanhaiya Kumar today accused political parties of using the education sector as a tool to legitimise their ideology and demanded that they declare their education policy during elections. Kumar said even though 2018-04-11 12:50 3KB

AAI to develop Myanmar's Kalay Airport

Read more about AAI to develop Myanmar's Kalay Airport on Business Standard. The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has signed an agreement with the Ministry of External Affairs, for preparation of a Detailed Project Report (DPR) on the first phase for development of the Kalay Airport as a green airport in Myanmar. The 2018-04-11 12:50 2KB

India, Zambia ink 4 agreements

Read more about India, Zambia ink 4 agreements on Business Standard. India and Zambia on Wednesday signed four agreements after the delegation-level talks held in the capital city of Lusaka. The four agreements are signed in the areas of avoidance of double taxation; visa exemption on diplomatic and official 2018-04-11 12:50 2KB

Max Life Insurance amongst top 15 BFSI companies to work for in India

Read more about Max Life Insurance amongst top 15 BFSI companies to work for in India on Business Standard. Max Life Insurance, one of the leading life insurance companies in India, has been recognised as one of the top 15 'Best Workplaces in BFSI (Banking, Financial Services and Insurance Sector)' in a study conducted by the prestigious Great Place to 2018-04-11 12:50 4KB

HDFC ERGO launches DIA, new AI chatbot serivice on Amazon Alexa

Read more about HDFC ERGO launches DIA, new AI chatbot serivice on Amazon Alexa on Business Standard. HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company, India's third largest non-life insurance provider in the private sector, on Wednesday announced the launch of its AI enabled Chatbot 'DIA' on Amazon's cloud-based voice service, Alexa. The presence of 'DIA' on 2018-04-11 12:50 4KB

Solar panels have gotten thinner than a human hair. Soon they’ll be everywhere.

Solar cells this small could be integrated into anything — and soon they will be. 2018-04-11 12:50 3KB

Netanyahu set for battle against courts and Kahlon

Opposition MKs warned that the legislation would enable the government and the majority to trample the opposition and minorities. 2018-04-11 12:49 1KB

UAE says producers trying to define structure for long-term alliance

Read more about UAE says producers trying to define structure for long-term alliance on Business Standard. NEW DELHI (Reuters) - OPEC oil producers and their partners are trying to work out a structure for their proposed long-term agreement on oil supplies, the energy minister for the United Arab Emirates said on Wednesday. 2018-04-11 12:49 3KB

The only fix for Facebook is a competitor that puts users first

Facebook's problems can't be solved by more algorithms -- or even better regulation. The only real answer is to build an alternative network that has a different funding model, Douglas Rushkoff says. 2018-04-11 12:48 5KB

Are Exxon, Facebook in California's cross hairs? Top cop hints at investigations

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra suggested the state Department of Justice is looking into the business practices of Facebook, ExxonMobil and other companies. 2018-04-11 12:45 6KB

This company wants to build a giant indoor farm next to every major city in the world

Vertical farming may finally be growing up. 2018-04-11 12:44 16KB

Kim Kardashian, Kourtney War On Instagram For Best Bikini Body, Tiniest Swimsuit, Reports ‘Marie Claire’

Kourtney Kardashian and Kim Kardashian are staging a swimsuit showdown on social media, and even Khloe Kardashian contributed to the bathing suit battle. Keeping Up With The Kardashians sisters Kim... 2018-04-11 12:43 4KB

WATCH: Gray says advocacy-driven beauty queens can raise standards

Miss Universe Philippines Catriona Gray believes that a new generation of empowered women can bring beauty pageants in the country to a new level. Speaking to the media on Wednesday, Gray said 2018-04-11 12:42 2KB

Balta man sentenced for illegally killing multiple deer

A Balta man who admitted illegally killing deer has been ordered to pay more than $2,800 in restitution and fees and had his hunting privileges suspended for two years. 2018-04-11 12:42 1KB

Lender sees Afghan need for private investment

A potential energy player in the region, the Asian Development Bank said Wednesday that Afghanistan needs more investments to stimulate recovery. 2018-04-11 12:41 2KB

Drones will soon decide who to kill

The U. S. Army recently announced that it is developing the first drones that can spot and target vehicles and people using artificial intelligence. 2018-04-11 12:40 5KB

'Fixer Upper' star Chip Gaines flaunts incredible weight loss -- see the pic!

In a recent interview with Runner's World, Chip revealed that he has not only lost weight, but he also feels stronger than ever. 2018-04-11 12:40 2KB

Police: Illegal rave held in abandoned London Toys R Us store

Police in London were called to abandoned Toys R Us store last week that they say was the site of an illegal rave. 2018-04-11 12:40 1KB

Batting order decisions can impact value

With a number of new MLB managers filling out lineup cards in 2018, it is perhaps no surprise that some players have found themselves in unfamiliar spots in the batting order early in the season. Here’s a look 2018-04-11 12:40 6KB

As divisions grow, role of Yemen's Hadi in doubt

Yemen's president holds court with top diplomats, dispatches letters of condolence or congratulations, and presides over periodic meetings with aides. He sometimes grants television interviews. 2018-04-11 12:40 5KB

Chinese solar power illuminates Nepal PM's Office

Read more about Chinese solar power illuminates Nepal PM's Office on Business Standard. Making further inroads into Nepal, China has set up a solar power generating system which is now illuminating the famous Singha Durbar - the government's main administrative building complex which also houses the Prime Minister's Office. China had 2018-04-11 12:40 4KB

Apparent falsehoods compound problems for EPA’s Pruitt

At face value, the principal problem for Scott Pruitt is that he's facing allegations of brazen corruption. His apparent lies, however, make matters worse. 2018-04-11 12:40 2KB

Amanda Bynes Furious with Twitter and Instagram Over Fake Accounts

Amanda Bynes is waging war with Twitter and Instagram, accusing them of allowing accounts that impersonate her. 2018-04-11 12:40 2KB

Rusal removed from share, debt indexes, metal suspended

Read more about Rusal removed from share, debt indexes, metal suspended on Business Standard. LONDON (Reuters) - International financial groups took action on Wednesday to distance themselves from the shares, bonds and metal of Russian aluminium giant Rusal after the United States imposed sanctions on the company. 2018-04-11 12:38 4KB

Report: Embattled blood-testing company Theranos lays off most remaining workers

Theranos reportedly lays off all but two dozen employees as it seeks to save cash. 2018-04-11 12:37 2KB

Some subordinate staff in MHA would download porn in office:

Read more about Some subordinate staff in MHA would download porn in office: on Business Standard. Some subordinate staff in the Union Home Ministry would see pornographic content on internet and download malware in office, leading to compromise of the computer networks, former Union Home Secretary G K Pillai said here today."When I was the 2018-04-11 12:35 3KB

Shot fired in restroom at Aberdeen fast food restaurant

Aberdeen police are investigating an incident in which a gunshot was fired in a fast food restaurant's restroom. 2018-04-11 12:34 1KB

Arjun feels Patralekhaa's honesty will inspire girls (Movie Snippets)

Read more about Arjun feels Patralekhaa's honesty will inspire girls (Movie Snippets) on Business Standard. Actor Arjun Kapoor has rooted for actress Patralekhaa and says her honesty will inspire many girls to continue to continue to battle it out for the love of acting. 2018-04-11 12:34 2KB

Alex Malarkey, the Paralyzed 'Boy Who Came Back From Heaven,' Sues Christian Publisher Tyndale House for 'Deceptive' Autobiography

Alex Malarkey calls it "one of the most deceptive books ever," even though it bears his byline and that of his late father. The 20-year-old Ohio man, left paraplegic after a 2004 car crash in... US News Summaries. 2018-04-11 12:33 2KB

5 Asian series to fuel your drive to dream big

These Asian dramas will surely give you a lesson or two about chasing your goals. 2018-04-11 12:32 4KB

Police written haikus hoping to make people laugh and listen

Chesterfield Police Sgt. Keith Rider crafted three haikus that tell the story of a car break-in, hoping to make people laugh and listen. 2018-04-11 12:31 1KB

More than 400 newborn babies infected with listeriosis: NICD

The National Institute for Communicable Diseases has reported that 412 of the 973 laboratory-confirmed listeriosis cases are babies less than 28 days old. 2018-04-11 12:31 1KB

Kat Von D Is Celebrating Its 10th Anniversary With An All-Gold Collection That You Need To See

Kat Von D Beauty has been disrupting the beauty industry — in the best way— for a decade. The brand is celebrating its tenth anniversary in May. Of course the celebrity tattoo artist is going big with a suite of anniversary products. The brand has co… 2018-04-11 12:31 4KB

Will pledges be enough for The ArtsCenter's move to a new home in Carrboro?

Tuesday, April 10,2018 When The ArtsCenter joins Carrboro and Orange County in the new building known as the South Greensboro Street project, it has committed to pay its share of the design and construction costs, said executive director Dan Mayer. 2018-04-11 12:31 3KB

Review: 2018 LS 500 is a beauty -- with beastly infotainment controls

All-new 2018 Lexus LS 2018-04-11 12:31 10KB

Mahbubnagar: Private school teacher escapes after stabbing wife, slitting his own throat

Mahabubnagar: A private school teacher, Ramana Reddy after stabbing his wife and slitting his own th 2018-04-11 12:31 1KB

New Orleans Saints Mock Draft 4.0: Saints might eye another cornerback

Keep an eye on Iowa cornerback Josh Jackson as a possibility for the Saints at No. 27 overall 2018-04-11 12:30 1KB

Osteoporosis — Why maintaining bone health is only one key factor to consider

Age, race, diet, lifestyle and medical conditions or treatments all play a role in developing osteoporosis. 2018-04-11 12:30 6KB

In the music spotlight: The Smithereens

Next week, the Smithereens will play a special concert at the Genesee Theatre with headliner Dave Davies. 2018-04-11 12:30 4KB

Kathua chargesheet: 8-year-old raped again before being stoned to death

Read more about Kathua chargesheet: 8-year-old raped again before being stoned to death on Business Standard. The eight-year-old girl allegedly raped by six men, who had held her in captivity in a small village temple in Kathua district for a week in January, was kept sedated and sexually assaulted once again before she was bludgeoned to death, reveals the 2018-04-11 12:30 6KB

NFL cheerleaders have to follow bizarre, sexist rules. But are they illegal?

Cheerleaders and players aren’t allowed to date or text with each other — but the burden’s all on the women. The women face other social media rules too. A law professor analyzes the issues at stake. 2018-04-11 12:30 10KB

How well do you know your taxes? Take our quiz

Whether you're cramming in your return this week or you were diligent enough to submit your paperwork in January, now's the time to see just how well you know your Form 1040 — that is, your income tax return. 2018-04-11 12:30 1KB

WWE's Mojo Rawley Delivers Epic Chest Slap to Bar Idiot

Mojo reached back like a pimp and slapped the ever-loving crap out of a dumbass in a duck mask in a New Orleans bar. 2018-04-11 12:30 1KB

Sereno ups attack vs quo warranto at lawyers’ forum

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno on Wednesday called on lawyers to stand up against “the gathering of dark clouds and of evil foreboding” that will destroy the entire judiciary. 2018-04-11 12:29 3KB

Billionaire Ken Griffin Donates $10M To Help Fight Chicago Crime

The money will be used to beef up the Police Department’s use of technology to track and fight crime. 2018-04-11 12:28 3KB

Lower Greenville's still trying to fill in the giant blank space left by Walmart

Saw Mitchell Rasansky on Monday, and I had just one question for the former Dallas City Council member: What's happening with his giant empty... 2018-04-11 12:28 5KB

CWG: Joshna-Sandhu advance to mixed doubles squash pre-quarters

Read more about CWG: Joshna-Sandhu advance to mixed doubles squash pre-quarters on Business Standard. India's Joshna Chinappa and Harinder Pal Sandhu overcame a tough Scottish challenge 2-0 in the squash mixed doubles event to enter the Round-of-16 at the at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Wednesday. 2018-04-11 12:28 2KB

Karnataka High Court stays fake news investigation against Postcard News founder

The order is in effect till April 25. 2018-04-11 12:27 2KB

Sky awards WPP's MediaCom its contested media buying account

UK broadcaster Sky has selected MediaCom to handle its media buying business, following a competitive pitch which is understood to have involved Carat and Zenith. 2018-04-11 12:27 1KB

The 60/40 stock-bond weight rule needs to go on a crash diet

The 60/40 rule tells investors how to split a portfolio between stocks and bonds. It has come under attack in recent years, and inflation makes it even more questionable. 2018-04-11 12:27 5KB

Search for women who took life-size cardboard ad at airport

Police in Vermont are trying to find two women shown on airport video surveillance removing a life-size cardboard cutout advertisement of a restaurant owner. 2018-04-11 12:26 1KB

'Live and Local' festival celebrates spring in downtown Raleigh

A festival in downtown Raleigh this weekend will celebrate the onset of warmer weather (finally) with performances, arts and crafts vendors and food and beer. 2018-04-11 12:26 1KB

INSHUR’s 100% Digital Insurance Product for New York’s Rideshare Drivers is Now Available

Press Release INSHUR ( today announced the initial results of its alliance with Clear Blue Insurance Group and Munich Re Digital Partners. The launch of the entirely digital insurance product aims to service the needs of New York’s… 2018-04-11 12:26 5KB

EXCLUSIVE: Dan Bongino On The Future Of Conservative Media

Conservatives seem to have an uphill battle in getting their messages out on social media. Reports of algorithm bias and shadow banning right-leaning commentators, writers, and personalities continue to stream in. 2018-04-11 12:26 8KB

Sreejith's momalleges she was not allowed to give him water

Read more about Sreejith's momalleges she was not allowed to give him water on Business Standard. Mother of Sreejith, who died in police custody, today alleged that she was not allowed to give him water, when he cried for it in pain due to torture at the police station in Varappuzha near here. Shyamala, Sreejith's mother, said she had gone to 2018-04-11 12:25 4KB

Yes, you can buy a whole pecan pie from a vending machine in Texas

Wanderlust website Atlas Obscura recently showcased a uniquely Texas place that offers up our favorite dessert 24 hours a day from a vending machine. 2018-04-11 12:25 2KB

Hundreds of volunteers join search for missing Iowa teen

Scores of volunteers are expected to resume the search Wednesday for a missing 16-year-old boy in eastern Iowa. 2018-04-11 12:24 1KB

Some Stonehenge Rocks Predate Humans by Millions of Years -Archeologist

A new discovery may put to rest the longtime mystery that shrouds Europe’s most ancient monument. 2018-04-11 12:24 2KB

Rep. Luke Messer pushes for federal agencies to only consider citizens, legal residents for funding

Rep. Luke Messer said Wednesday that taxpayers should not have to subsidize sanctuary cities. 2018-04-11 12:23 1KB

Matt Carpenter walks off the Cardinals' troubles in extras

The painful reality is Cardinals fans will never be satisfied until one of two things occurs: Matheny gets fired or the team wins their 12th World Series. 2018-04-11 12:23 3KB

Stella Abrera and American Ballet Theater stars light up the stage

IT WAS a delightful case of fulfilled anticipation, right from the first sight of the blue and white Chinoiserie-inspired stage curtain created by scenographer Gino Gonzales. When the curtains 2018-04-11 12:23 6KB

‘Fortnite’ 1.54 (3.5) Update Adds Port-a-Fort & Builder Pro - Patch Notes

“Fortnite’s” 1.54 update has arrived, along with full patch notes. Read the finer details about the Port-a-Fort, here. 2018-04-11 12:22 2KB

Stacy Sanchez murder case: California woman who hit, killed man found guilty| The Herald

An Oceanside, California woman who authorities say fatally struck a homeless man in 2016 has been convicted of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and second-degree murder. 2018-04-11 12:21 2KB

Pak EC temporarily freezes government appointments

Islamabad: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has temporarily frozen hiring by public instit 2018-04-11 12:21 1KB

Potential bidders 'arm twisting' govt on Air India sale, say unions

Read more about Potential bidders 'arm twisting' govt on Air India sale, say unions on Business Standard. The statement comes following one after another potential bidder opting out of the Air India sale 2018-04-11 12:21 4KB

'Minit': Compact, Confounding, Conundrums

Minit” teaches the great strengths of digital adventure just as it teaches the genre’s great weaknesses. 2018-04-11 12:20 842Bytes

Missing hyphens will make it hard for some people to vote in U. S....

Fabiola Diaz, 18, sits in the food court of her Georgia high school and meticulously fills out a voter registration form. 2018-04-11 12:20 8KB

India on track to record 50 consecutive months of double-digit air passenger growth: IATA

Read more about India on track to record 50 consecutive months of double-digit air passenger growth: IATA on Business Standard. India is on track to register 50 straight months of double-digit domestic air passenger growth in October 2018 as the near term outlook remains bright, global airlines' grouping IATA said today. IATA also said that it continues to expect India to 2018-04-11 12:20 3KB

Olivia Culpo Gets Cheeky in Fishnet Thong Dress

Here's Danny Amendola's hot model ex-GF Olivia Culpo baring it all (almost) in a thong bikini dress. 2018-04-11 12:20 1KB

Child-Like Japanese Sex Doll Makes TV Presenter Burst into Tears

While working on a documentary “Sex Robots and Us,” BBC journalist James Young traveled to Japan in an attempt to learn more about the industry, but it seems that he had found out something quite worrisome. 2018-04-11 12:20 1KB

Two 'Sun City' escapees shot dead in KZN

Two of the men who escaped from "Sun City" earlier this week have been shot dead in a shootout with the Hawks. A 9mm pistol and a toy gun were found on the men. 2018-04-11 12:19 2KB

This Ransomware Locks Your Files Until You Play PUBG For An Hour

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds - popularly known as PUBG – has grown so popular that there is now ransomware for it. This new ransomware encrypts your files, and would decrypt only when you agree to play PUBG, according to MakwareHunter Team, who first discovered this PUBG ransomware. 2018-04-11 12:18 5KB

How Sinclair Blew the Chance to Change Its Narrative

As public-relations nightmares go, it's hard to top the one that can't seem to die down at Sinclair Broadcast Group. The notoriety of the largest TV station owner in the U. S. 2018-04-11 12:18 1KB

SpiceJet to start Hubli flights from May 14

Read more about SpiceJet to start Hubli flights from May 14 on Business Standard. Budget carrier SpiceJet on Wednesday said it will commence operations from Hubli from May 14. 2018-04-11 12:18 2KB

Israel Envoy in Europe to Urge More Embassy Moves

Israel's Deputy Foreign Ministry Tzippi Hotovely is visitn European capitals this week to urge leaders there to consider moving their embassies in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. 2018-04-11 12:17 2KB

Big rig crash in Chambers County causes sand to spill on I-10 westbound, closing lanes

Two vehicles crashed on I-10 westbound in Chambers County, closing all main lanes of the freeway near Highway 99, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. 2018-04-11 12:16 1KB

SABC3 sets return date for Survivor – at the same time as M-Net’s Survivor SA

SABC3 has just set the starting date of the next season of the American reality series, Survivor four days after the start of Survivor SA: Philippines. 2018-04-11 12:15 2KB

Roena Mills: Woman Accused Of Beheading Boyfriend, Asking Police To ‘Take Me Back To Get My Heads’

The 41-year-old West Virginia woman has been charged with second-degree murder for her boyfriend’s death. Roena Mills is accused of murdering and beheading her boyfriend and reports say she... 2018-04-11 12:15 2KB

Cabinet approves revision of pay, allowances of LGs

Read more about Cabinet approves revision of pay, allowances of LGs on Business Standard. The Central cabinet has given its approval for revision of pay and allowances of Lieutenant Governors of Union Territories. The hiked salary will be implemented from the period starting from January 1,2016."The Cabinet has approved the proposal for 2018-04-11 12:15 2KB

This Film Festival’s Bleak, Intense Look Into the Future Will Leave You Feeling Frayed

‘Quota,’ from director Jillian Martin, is a sci-fi mini-masterpiece. 2018-04-11 12:15 5KB

Panic grips train passengers after blast on tracks in TN

Read more about Panic grips train passengers after blast on tracks in TN on Business Standard. A low-intensity crude bomb exploded on railway tracks near Pollachi station here today while a Madurai-Coimbatore train was passing by, spreading panic among passengers, police said. The train was immediately stopped, they said, adding that there 2018-04-11 12:15 2KB

HEAR IT: WFAN afternoon drive hosts finally break silence on Mike and the Mad Dog mockery

WFAN afternoon drive hosts Chris Carlin, Maggie Gray and Bart Scott finally responded to Mike and the Mad Dog on Tuesday. 2018-04-11 12:14 5KB

US aircraft carrier, dumaong sa Maynila

Habang nasa bansa, makikilahok ang crew ng USS Theodore Roosevelt sa cultural exchange at community relations programs. 2018-04-11 12:11 1KB

30-year-old bag of chips found washed up on beach stuns volunteers

An old bag of chips was found on a British beach as part of a cleaning effort, but it highlights the problem of plastic in our oceans. Buzz60's Sean Dowling has more. 2018-04-11 12:11 1KB

Man arrested after attempted robbery of mainland Chinese visitor on Hong Kong street

Arrested man’s accomplice escapes on foot after passers-by intervene in Yuen Long attack, in which victim was beaten over the head 2018-04-11 12:11 2KB

Detroit Festival of Books at Eastern Market coming in July

The 2nd annual Detroit Festival of Books is coming to Eastern Market this summer. 2018-04-11 12:10 2KB

Pakistan PM meets UN secretary general, asks him to help stop ‘Indian atrocities’ in Kashmir

António Guterres said that he supports ‘serious dialogue’ between India and Pakistan over the Kashmir dispute. 2018-04-11 12:09 2KB

Govt's social sector spending inadequate by global standards, says RBI

Read more about Govt's social sector spending inadequate by global standards, says RBI on Business Standard. The budget "is confronted with a tight trade-off between the rigors of fiscal consolidation and the demands for stimulating the economy," the RBI said 2018-04-11 12:09 3KB

Gas station owner shoots man he thought stole $1.99 Slim Jim

Witnesses say a man was shot in the leg after an argument over a Slim Jim beef stick at a gas station in north Houston. 2018-04-11 12:08 1KB

LePage blasts bank over firing of Waterville Mayor Nick Isgro because of tweet

Gov. Paul LePage is expressing support for embattled Waterville Mayor Nick Isgro, who was recently dismissed by Skowhegan Savings Bank over a controversial tweet criticizing a school shooting survivor. 2018-04-11 12:08 5KB

P&G’s radical agency says more about Pritchard’s power than the future of advertising

WPP may have spent recent months promising to transform the agency model but it is the world’s biggest advertiser – rather than the world’s biggest advertising supplier – that has launched the most significant new agency of 2018 so far. 2018-04-11 12:08 9KB

Environmentalist Slams ‘Xenophobic’ Concerns About Knotweed, Grey Squirrels

Discussion of the threats posed by invasive non-native species is “terrifyingly similar” to concerns over mass migration. 2018-04-11 12:07 4KB

Southbound U. S. 131 slowed by crashes

Dispatchers reported crashes near Franklin and Pearl streets. 2018-04-11 12:06 992Bytes

BRO chief engineers working in NE region

Read more about BRO chief engineers working in NE region on Business Standard. Border Roads Organisation (BRO) Director General Lt Gen Harpal Singh today advised the organisation's chief engineers working in the north eastern region to further accelerate progress of road works. During his visit to the headquarters of the 2018-04-11 12:05 1KB

PCI defers meeting due to lack of quorum

Read more about PCI defers meeting due to lack of quorum on Business Standard. The newly-reconstituted Press Council deferred its meeting today to April 23 due to lack of quorum as only eight members have been notified so far by the government, Chairman Justice (retd) C K Prasad said. The quorum requires at least 11 members, 2018-04-11 12:05 4KB

Synup launches CoinFriendly, world's largest repository of Bitcoin-friendly business

Read more about Synup launches CoinFriendly, world's largest repository of Bitcoin-friendly business on Business Standard. Synup, a provider of Software as a service (SaaS) based location intelligence on Wednesday announced the launch of a new website, CoinFriendly. With 10,717 Bitcoin-accepting businesses listed on CoinFriendly, the website is the single largest 2018-04-11 12:05 3KB

Indianapolis’ DemandJump raises $6 million for its cross-channel customer acquisition platform

DemandJump, an Indianapolis-based startup that helps companies map their online traffic sources, announced today that it has raised a $6 million series A. Investors include Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund, Austin’s Flyover Capital, and Chicago’s Hyde Park Venture Partners. 2018-04-11 12:04 3KB

Japan Hopes Rare-Earth Find Will Give It An Edge Against China

Japan has hundreds of years’ worth of rare-earth metal deposits in its waters, according to new research that reflects Tokyo’s concern about China’s hegemony over minerals used in batteries and electric vehicles. 2018-04-11 12:04 1KB

Too many investors are ‘throwing in the towel’ on growth and getting stuck in a losing trade, Wall Street bull says

Blackstone's Joseph Zidle says investing in long-term bonds is a mistake right now. 2018-04-11 12:04 2KB

Two teens help save stranded family clinging to a capsized boat with an infant

Two Islamorada teens and the uncle of one of the boys saved two families, including a mother and her small children, who were stranded in choppy ocean waters off the Keys. 2018-04-11 12:03 3KB

How three women are turning the grief of losing loved ones in war into action

The White House chief of staff made headlines last October when he mentioned his son's death in Afghanistan during a press briefing 2018-04-11 12:03 4KB

These tax breaks are vanishing: Grab them while you can

Disappearing tax breaks include tax prep costs, investment fees and unreimbursed employee expenses. 2018-04-11 12:03 6KB

Do Your Taxes. Then, Read These Books

If you only scrutinize your finances once a year (during tax season), these books will help you keep up the momentum. 2018-04-11 12:02 3KB

Proposed bill limits caffeine for teens after South Carolina teen dies from energy drink

GREENVILLE, S. C. -- A proposed bill in South Carolina would ban the sale of energy drinks to anyone under 18, according to WHNS. The bill was introduced by Rep. Leon Howard and the parents of 16-year-old Davis Cripe, who died in April 2017 after ingesting a large amount of caffeine. 2018-04-11 12:01 2KB

Gulf Asia Launches With Mission for Philippines Movies in Middle East

Gulf Asia Entertainment building on Philippines diaspora, recent launch of cinemas in Saudi Arabia. 2018-04-11 12:01 984Bytes

McGovern tapped to replace Slaughter as top Dem on Rules panel

Rep. Jim McGovern (D-Mass.) was appointed Tuesday as the top Democrat on the powerful Rules Committee, replacing the late Rep. Louise Slaughter (D-N.Y.), who died last month at the age of 88. 2018-04-11 12:01 2KB

Dahlmann's attorney tells city $1M settlement offer expires Friday

Wieder said Dahlmann is making a "generous offer" to contribute $1 million to the city's affordable housing fund. 2018-04-11 12:01 8KB

‘We must aim for Kiev’: Roma coach Di Francesco after ‘night of dreams’ against Barcelona

On a heady night at the Stadio Olimpico, Roma became only the third team in Champions League history to overturn a 0-3 deficit. 2018-04-11 12:01 4KB

Jasmine Jordan in 'Space Jam' 'Memba Her?!

Penny Bae Bridges is best known for playing the young Jasmine Jordan -- opposite her on-screen dad Michael Jordan -- in the 1996 sports film "Space… 2018-04-11 12:01 823Bytes

'Lean on Pete' deeper than your average story of a boy and his horse

Charlie Plummer brilliantly plays a teen who gets a chance to give an animal the care he never received. 2018-04-11 12:00 5KB

Mississippi River's high water is a missed opportunity to restore the coast| Opinion

The water flowing through the river contains sediment - the kind that built the productive and protective wetlands of coastal Louisiana over thousands of years. 2018-04-11 12:00 5KB

Dating Experts Reveal How To Tell If You're In Love With Someone Or Just Infatuated

Pop quiz: Let's say you're dating someone special. When you're together, you feel butterflies in your stomach; when you're apart, your heart aches. Is that love or infatuation? If you're new to the whole love game and experiencing these intense physi… 2018-04-11 12:00 4KB

12 Instagram Captions For Your 6-Month Anniversary That Are Low-Key Perfect

“The only true currency in this bankrupt world is what you share with someone else when you're uncool," according to Cameron Crowe via Philip Seymour Hoffman as Lester Bangs in Almost Famous. (RIP.) I submit that the sixth-month mark of a relationshi… 2018-04-11 12:00 4KB

It wasn't always this hard to get a pipeline built in Canada

There were political skirmishes in the past, but worldwide worries about climate change have supercharged the resistance 2018-04-11 12:00 5KB

Grab denies illegally charging riders an extra P2 per minute

Grab Philippines denied on Wednesday that it had been illegally charging riders an additional P2 per minute of travel time, noting that the Land Transportation and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) was aware of its pricing structure. 2018-04-11 12:00 4KB

Here Are the Metrics Your Brand Should Be Using

‘We’re in a war for attention across all platforms,’ said Chris Stefanyk, head of brand partnerships for Wattpad. 2018-04-11 12:00 1KB

Concrete Examples of Google, Facebook and Twitter Violating ‘Net Neutrality’

The 2015 net neutrality rules passed under Obama did not apply to Google, Facebook, or any big internet platform. The massive lobbying forces of Silicon Valley worked hand and glove with the Obama administration to ensure these fake net neutrality rules did not apply to their own businesses. 2018-04-11 12:00 3KB

Will feel bad if Kapil doesn't make a comeback: Kiku Sharda

Read more about Will feel bad if Kapil doesn't make a comeback: Kiku Sharda on Business Standard. Comedian Kiku Sharda, best known for his role of Palak in "Comedy Nights With Kapil", says comedian Kapil Sharma should be given the space to recuperate. Kapil, who became a household name with show "Comedy Nights with Kapil", has been going through 2018-04-11 12:00 3KB

David and Victoria Beckham Lead ‘Very Different’ Lives, But It ‘Works for Them’

David and Victoria Beckham may lead ‘very different lives,’ but it ‘works for them,” a source exclusively tells Us Weekly — read more 2018-04-11 12:00 2KB

Widespread concern that electoral system being undermined by money, muscle power: Manmohan Singh

Read more about Widespread concern that electoral system being undermined by money, muscle power: Manmohan Singh on Business Standard. Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said there was widespread concern that the country's electoral system was being undermined by the use of money and muscle power and stressed on the need to effect electoral reforms to check the 2018-04-11 12:00 6KB

This novel (fore)told the PR drive to rescue the reputation of a filmstar named the ‘Torso’

All resemblances with a real-life filmstar in Tharun James Jimani’s ‘Mornings After’ must be coincidental. 2018-04-11 12:00 10KB

Happy Birthday, Alessandra Ambrosio — Her Sexiest Pics Of All-Time

It's Alessandra Ambrosio's birthday! What better way to celebrate than by looking back at her most sexiest pics of all time!? 2018-04-11 12:00 2KB

EXCLUSIVE: Instagram, Facebook photos spur Millennials to become homeowners

While social media influences first-time home buyers overall, it has a particular hold on Millennials who see photos of houses on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. 2018-04-11 12:00 3KB

Eden Tirl says Bill Cosby harassed her. She wonders why Hollywood didn’t care before #MeToo.

"Famous names came forward, and then that’s when everybody got on the bandwagon." 2018-04-11 12:00 8KB

'Ready Player One' soars at China’s box office for second week

The futuristic blockbuster “Ready Player One” extended its lead for a second week in China’s box office, making it the highest grossing Warner Brothers release ever in China. 2018-04-11 12:00 2KB

'Rampage' is poised for top box-office spot as Dwayne Johnson fights video game movie curse

Warner Bros. and New Line's new Dwayne Johnson movie "Rampage," based on the Midway video game franchise, is poised to unseat "A Quiet Place" as the No. 1 movie. 2018-04-11 12:00 4KB

Hesperia retreats from crackdown on group homes, settles lawsuit

Amid a legal challenge to its group home ordinance that one operator said was discriminatory, officials in this high desert city have repealed the rules and agreed to refund thousands of dollars in fines. 2018-04-11 12:00 5KB