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Trump to address Muslim world in major speech on terrorism

Trump to address Muslim world in major speech on terrorism

The $110 billion deal for Saudi purchases of USA defense equipment and services came at the start of an eight-day trip that will also take Trump to Israel, the Palestinian Authority, the Vatican and m...

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Pak Cops Claim Another Indian Arrested. India Not Informed, Say Sources

Pakistan's Attorney General Ashtar Ausaf Ali will plead Pakistan's case at the International Court of Justice against Jadhav, sources said. He commented that consular access to the RAW agent and iss...

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UBM Plc (UBM) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital

The ground equipment sales segment makes and provides mobile deicers and other specialized equipment products to passenger and cargo airlines, airports, the United States military and industrial custo...

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Mah Legislature's spl session to pass GST Bill begins today

Under the new regime, while healthcare and education services will be tax exempt, services offered at five-star hotels will be taxed at 28 percent. As against the present system where tax arbitrag...

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Iran's President Hassan Rouhani Wins Re-Election

Rouhani was first elected in 2013 with almost 51 percent of the vote. President Donal Trump, for his part, is in Riyadh, where "the Saudis are hosting an Arab Islamic American Summit with leaders fr...

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Tillerson: Curbing Iran a focus of Trump trip

Tillerson: Curbing Iran a focus of Trump trip

President Trump will be addressing a summit of regional leaders on the second day of his first official trip overseas. Ironies are best bought over with money, and in the case of Donald Trump, the c...

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Netanyahu:

Netanyahu: "Israel Welcomes Trump With Open Arms"

US President Donald Trump's first visit to Israel couldn't have come at a worst time for his presidency. The White House-driven effort is a sharp shift from the practice of US previous administrations...

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UNC, State seeded in same pool at ACC baseball tourney

UNC, State seeded in same pool at ACC baseball tourney

Pool play begins Tuesday but the Cavaliers (41-13) don't take the field until two days are in the books. The victor of the Virginia-Clemson-Duke pool faces the victor of the Louisville-Florida State-N...

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Wal-Mart's online sales surge, tops 1Q expectations

Wal-Mart's online sales surge, tops 1Q expectations

The performance by Walmart included a growth of 1.4% in its same-store sales, which are sales in stores that have been opened for at least the past year, and an increase of 1.5% in traffic in its dome...

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Mississippi jobless rate falls to lowest level since 1976

The number of people active in the labor force rose by 12,100 over the month to 2,945,300 and the number of people reporting themselves as employed increased by 19,500 from March to 2,876,900. Unemplo...

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French researchers find way to unlock WannaCry without ransom

The researchers said, however, the tools are not ideal and only work if the infected computers have not been rebooted after being hit by the program. Europol affirmed the solution developed by the t...

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In Saudi Arabia, Melania Trump opts to keep her head bare

In Saudi Arabia, Melania Trump opts to keep her head bare

Trump met with King Salman yesterday at the Royal Court, and there was a ceremony that took place when he received the country's highest civilian honor, the Collar of Abdulaziz Al Saud. Trump was join...

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Man allegedly tries to rush cockpit on flight from LAX to Hawaii

Man allegedly tries to rush cockpit on flight from LAX to Hawaii

When the aircraft landed, federal agents boarded the plane and took Uskanil into custody. The Department of Homeland Security has said that all US flights will be monitored as "a matter of caution...

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China's Xi threatened war over South China Sea: Duterte

China's Xi threatened war over South China Sea: Duterte

Romana, the Philippine ambassador to China , met deputy foreign minister Liu Zhenmin for about three hours at a luxury hotel in Guiyang in Guizhou province. The parties concerned will also undertake ...

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Democrat Al Green calls for Trump's impeachment

Plus, that news is from the ancient past, as in the last two days. Presumably, the pressure was lifted because Trump had just fired the "crazy" Comey, who he also allegedly described as a "real nut ...

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Goods and Service Tax rates: 83 services exempt, 13 in 5% slab

Most of current service tax exemptions like education and healthcare have been continued and will continue under GST regime. GST may perhaps help only the corporates, he said, adding that the state ...

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S. Korea, US say N. Korea fires midrange missile

S. Korea, US say N. Korea fires midrange missile

The North Koreans fired a ballistic missile May 14 that landed in water 60 miles south of Russia's Vladivostok region. On May 14, North Korea successfully launched what was believed to be a new type...

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Philippines Proposes 'Gentleman's Agreement' with China on South China Sea

Duterte is known for his sometimes-provocative remarks, which his office usually retracts later and blames media for spinning some of his words. China and the Philippines are trying out a new syst...

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Governor Ivey Announces Alabamas Unemployment Rate Decrease Highest in Nation

Arkansas' unemployment rate is 0.9 of a percentage point below the national average. California's preliminary unemployment rate was 4.5 percent in April, and the nation's 4.1 percent. About 600 jobs...

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Environmentalists celebrate surprise victory as Senate upholds Obama-era methane rule

Environmentalists celebrate surprise victory as Senate upholds Obama-era methane rule

Hours after Senate Republicans' failed attempt to overturn an Obama-era rule regulating methane emissions, the Trump administration announced it will take matters into its own hands. Opponents of ...

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Here's Where Meghan Markle Was During Pippa Middleton's Wedding

The Duchess of Cambridge took a supporting role in the society wedding of the year, helping the bride arrange her dress before she walked down the aisle and making sure her kids George , 3, and Char...

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Election day ahead: Party leaders continue their efforts to woo voters

Election day ahead: Party leaders continue their efforts to woo voters

Following the launch of Labour's General Election manifesto on Tuesday, the Tories issued an analysis highlighting what it said were billions of pounds of unfunded commitments. The Prime Minister's po...

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White House official subject of Russia probe

Hours later, during a news conference with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, Trump revisited the topic. "Right at the end, Trump singles [Comey] out in a fashion that [Comey] regarded as sort ...

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Gallagher Calls For Transcript Of Private Meeting Between Trump, Russian Officials

It is extraordinary for a president to share such information without consent of the country that collected it, apparently violating the confidentiality of an intelligence-sharing agreement with Isr...

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Ford to cut 10 percent of global workforce

On July 1, 2014, when Fields assumed the Helm, Ford shares closed at $17.41; stock prices have declined roughly 40 percent since then. Electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc. But investors are clearly anxio...

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Jamshedpur remains tense after violence over lynching of seven persons

Jamshedpur remains tense after violence over lynching of seven persons

Rumours had been circulating over social media and Whatsapp about child kidnapping gangs being active in the region. Telegraph reported that the group of four traders were on their way from Haldip...

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Philippine's Duterte says China's Xi threatened war if he pushed sea dispute

The senior officials made a decision to wrap up negotiations on the draft COC framework during last Thursday's 14th Senior Officials' Meeting on the Implementation of the Declaration on the Conduct of...

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Basquiat painting breaks record at Sotheby's auction

Basquiat painting breaks record at Sotheby's auction

Grégoire Billault, head of Sotheby's contemporary art department in NY, said of the sale: "Tonight, Jean-Michel Basquiat entered the pantheon of artists whose works have commanded prices over $100...

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ICJ directs Pakistan not to execute Kulbhushan Jadhav

The court unanimously declared that Pakistan must take all measures at its disposal to ensure that Jadhav is not executed, pending a final judgment of the court. Markanday Katju, a former Supreme Cour...

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Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) Valuation According To Analysts

Finally, Parallel Advisors LLC bought a new stake in Realty Income Corp during the fourth quarter valued at $173,000. AQR Capital Management LLC now owns 63,688 shares of the real estate investment ...

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