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John McCain to return to Senate Tuesday for health care vote

John McCain to return to Senate Tuesday for health care vote

ANGUS KING: Absolutely. Glad to be with you. Since the diagnosis, McCain has been showered with tributes from all sides as an American original whose lifetime of public service included years as a p...

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ICE Arrests 114 In Huge New York Operation

ICE Arrests 114 In Huge New York Operation

Eleven individuals are facing criminal charges for re-entry after prior deportation-a felony that can result in 20 years in prison. Nor would they release the names of the people arrested - even tho...

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Marine parade will end Prince Philip's 65 years of service

Marine parade will end Prince Philip's 65 years of service

The announcement that Philip would step back from his role in the public eye came after he missed several public events over the Christmas period in 2016. Philip became its Captain General in 1953, re...

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GE, Invenergy build wind farm in Oklahoma, biggest in the US

GE, Invenergy build wind farm in Oklahoma, biggest in the US

According to Invenergy and GE, Wind Catcher Energy Connection is expected to save SWEPCO and PSO customers more than $7 billion, net of cost, over 25 years. . AEP spokeswoman Melissa McHenry said ...

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Panama Papers case verdict to be announced on Friday

Panama Papers case verdict to be announced on Friday

Earlier, a three-member bench of the apex court had reserved its judgment in Panama Papers implementation case on 21st of this month. The five-judge bench on April 20 ruled there was insufficient ev...

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Swedish ministers quit amid 'IT scandal'

Swedish ministers quit amid 'IT scandal'

A four-party opposition alliance announced later on Thursday that it will indeed press ahead with a no confidence vote against Hultqvist, but will do so after its summer recess. The three government m...

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Wednesday weather: Sunny skies and highs around 87

Wednesday weather: Sunny skies and highs around 87

Monday , sunny, with a high near 85. With the most recent NWS-issued Heat Advisory expiring at 8 p.m. Wednesday night , a 60 percent chance afternoon showers and thunderstorms enter the picture, al...

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Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK) Shares Bought by Dimensional Fund Advisors LP

They now have a $15.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $14.00. Among 7 analysts covering Alcentra Capital Corp ( NASDAQ:ABDC ), 3 have Buy rating , 0 Sell and 4 Hold. About shares tra...

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Sheriff: NC fugitive captured after 6-day search in forest

Sheriff: NC fugitive captured after 6-day search in forest

Authorities said Wednesday Bryson was missing after he failed to pick up a family member. Stroup is described as a white male, approximately five feet, eight inches, with a shaved head and a large n...

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Scaramucci Hints Priebus Was Behind a Leak. But There Was No Leak

Scaramucci pondered on CNN's New Day . The soon-to-be White House Communications Director says he wants Trump administration employees to handle the President's secrets with "honor", just like J...

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Brokers Add To Their Ratings On Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE)

It has outperformed by 41.94% the S&P500. Stifel Nicolaus boosted their price objective on shares of Duke Realty Corp from $28.00 to $31.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Wednesd...

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Britain to send WARSHIP to China's doorstep as tensions rise

Britain to send WARSHIP to China's doorstep as tensions rise

The Philippines tried to reassure Southeast Asian neighbours about its proposal to partner with Beijing in oil exploration in the disputed South China Sea, promising to consult them on any plans. Br...

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State Department warns of possibly tainted alcohol in Mexico

State Department warns of possibly tainted alcohol in Mexico

It comes after Abbey Conner, from Pewaukee, Wisconsin, died when she blacked out in a hotel pool after taking a shot of what her family say was tainted alcohol. Mexican officials say they've seized 1....

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Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) Shares Bought by Thrivent Financial For Lutherans

Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) Shares Bought by Thrivent Financial For Lutherans

Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 11,662 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $1,497,400.80. Pepsico Inc now has $167.06B valuation. Rhumbline Advi...

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Study questions benefit of sales-tax holidays

Study questions benefit of sales-tax holidays

There will not be a tax-free weekend in Georgia because, according to the Georgia Department of Revenue, state lawmakers failed to pass legislation to provide for any 2017 tax holidays during this yea...

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Philippines: 'War crime' for Duterte to threaten schools - watchdog

Philippines: 'War crime' for Duterte to threaten schools - watchdog

The US-based humanitarian group organisation said worldwide law "prohibits attacks on schools and other civilian structures unless they are being used for military purposes, ' adding that deliberate a...

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Scaramucci: White House targets leakers, may restructure communications

Scaramucci: White House targets leakers, may restructure communications

To that end, Scaramucci has already started reviewing the performance of his comms team, essentially looking for people to fire, The Washington Post reports . "I'm not doing an investigation". Hu...

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Ahead of Rajya Sabha Polls, Three Gujarat Congress MLAs Resign, Join BJP

Ahead of Rajya Sabha Polls, Three Gujarat Congress MLAs Resign, Join BJP

Patel filed his nomination for the Rajya Sabha poll on Wednesday. Former Gujarat CM Shankersinh Vaghela , who recently quit Congress, Wednesday took objection to the remarks of Gujarat Congress aff...

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Metal Detectors Will Be Removed From Jerusalem Holy Site

Metal Detectors Will Be Removed From Jerusalem Holy Site

Israel installed the metal detectors in response to an Arab attack that killed two Israeli police guards at the Muslim-administered holy site. Israel had said the metal detectors were necessary fo...

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Trump says transgender individuals will not be allowed to serve in Military

Trump says transgender individuals will not be allowed to serve in Military

Including health care; which headlined his remarks because of the Senate vote to begin debate over repeal. So far, Trump's 2020 campaign is already up and running, already raising money and hostin...

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New Orleans's solar eclipse: What to expect and when to expect it

New Orleans's solar eclipse: What to expect and when to expect it

A partial eclipse will be visible everywhere across the nation as well as in the hours before and after a far shorter total eclipse , which will only be visible for 2-3 minutes along a 67-mile wide...

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Sessions' DOJ argues gay people aren't protected from discrimination under Title VII

Sessions' DOJ argues gay people aren't protected from discrimination under Title VII

Title VII is kind of a tricky mandate. His lawyers contend the dismissal violated of the act's Title VII, which prohibits employment discrimination. In September 2010, [Donald] Zarda , a skydiver, ...

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Israel removes detectors from holy site

Israel removes detectors from holy site

Known to Muslims as Haram al-Sharif, the holy site has been at the center of a political firestorm. It was unclear whether Israel's removal of the railings and overhead bridge would meet the demands...

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The BidaskClub Downgrades Cheniere Energy Partners LP (AMEX:CQP) to Sell

About shares traded. Veritex Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:VBTX) has risen 59.75% since July 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It is down 45.15% since July 25, 2016 and is downtrending. Raymond James And Assocs hold...

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UN Chief 'Concerned' as Tensions Persist in Jerusalem

UN Chief 'Concerned' as Tensions Persist in Jerusalem

The statement followed Israel's dismantling starting Tuesday of metal detectors and other security measures put in place by Israel in response to the slaying of two police officers by three Arab-Isr...

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Wallabies captain Stephen Moore announces upcoming retirement from global rugby

Wallabies captain Stephen Moore announces upcoming retirement from global rugby

The impact of a gruelling pre-Rugby Championship training camp in Newcastle, formulated because of complaints that Australian Super Rugby players weren't being prepared well enough for Test rugby, may...

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BBCI: Israel to remove Jerusalem metal detectors

BBCI: Israel to remove Jerusalem metal detectors

Pope Francis said he was following events with concern and urged dialogue and moderation. Palestinians view the move as Israel asserting further control over the site. On Sunday, a rocket was laun...

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Palestinian Envoy Warns UN Al Aqsa at "Tipping Point"

Israel says the measures are necessary to prevent further attacks while Palestinians claim Israel is trying to expand its control. Israel installed the new security measures after an attack nearb...

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President Rivlin's Comments On The Return Of The Embassy Staff From Jordan

On Friday, thousands of Jordanians protested in Amman against Israel over the installation of metal detectors outside a site sacred to both Muslims and Jews in East Jerusalem. "Death to Israel!" was a...

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China Blasts US Over Surveillance Flights After Midair Confrontation

China Blasts US Over Surveillance Flights After Midair Confrontation

A U.S. Navy spy plane operating in global airspace was intercepted by two Chinese fighter jets over the East China Sea - the latest clash between the United States and Chinese militaries. U.S. milit...

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Early talks on post-Brexit trade deal 'increasingly unlikely'

Early talks on post-Brexit trade deal 'increasingly unlikely'

The Home Office has asked the advisory committee to consider the regional distribution of European Union migration , which sectors are most reliant on it, and the role of temporary and seasonal worke...

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13 immigrants from truck held as potential witnesses

13 immigrants from truck held as potential witnesses

At least 38 people total had been crammed inside the trailer. "We're certainly not stopping at looking at the driver". The federal court has appointed San Antonio-based attorney Michael McCrum to ...

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Malfunctioning Ride At Ohio State Fair Leaves Several Injured, 1 Dead

Malfunctioning Ride At Ohio State Fair Leaves Several Injured, 1 Dead

Fire chief Steve Martin told local media Dispatch at the city of Columbus that the teen killed landed on the ground about 50ft away. But a graphic video posted on YouTube showed the ride swing...

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Cruise line confirms death of passenger in domestic dispute

Cruise line confirms death of passenger in domestic dispute

Before the bulk of the passengers were allowed off the ship, a smaller group of passengers were seen exiting in two groups wearing "white and grey hooded sweatshirts". Passenger Zane Edwards, of Calif...

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End of Summer Learning parties at Central and City Branch Libraries

End of Summer Learning parties at Central and City Branch Libraries

We should therefore welcome any initiative that encourages children to pick up a book in their free time, and I wholeheartedly support EasyJet's "Flybaries" , mini book collections in 147 aeroplanes ...

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Ukrainian Government did not help any candidates in US election - embassy

Ukrainian Government did not help any candidates in US election - embassy

The president is furious with his attorney general after Sessions opted to rescue himself from any investigation involving Russia's influence in the 2016 presidential election. Reports say the pres...

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India marks APJ Abdul Kalam's 2nd death anniversary; PM Modi inaugurates memorial

India marks APJ Abdul Kalam's 2nd death anniversary; PM Modi inaugurates memorial

The monument has a unique digital resource-based mobile museum, showcasing through exhibits, write-ups and photos the life and times and scientific achievements of Dr Abdul Kalam , including his exte...

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Trump administration is right to sanction Maduro's henchmen in Venezuela

Trump administration is right to sanction Maduro's henchmen in Venezuela

The Maduro-backed Supreme Court briefly attempted to dissolve the National Assembly, sparking a wave of almost daily protests that have continued since March. What are the opposition's goals in that g...

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LGBT Community Reacts to Transgender Military Ban

LGBT Community Reacts to Transgender Military Ban

When President Obama removed the ban previous year, I felt I could openly serve as a man. People opposed to Trump's proposed ban gathered outside City Hall Tuesday evening to express their concern...

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Escaped Rikers Island Inmate Found After 7-Hour Search

Escaped Rikers Island Inmate Found After 7-Hour Search

The inmate at the Anna M. Kross Center hopped a fence in a yard at the jail sometime before 9 p.m., sources said. "We have been here since 7:15 p.m. on the bus, people passed out, we couldn't get wate...

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