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Was Donald Trump's missile strike in Syria illegal?

The Syrian government has been widely blamed for the attack, although it insists rebel groups were responsible. United Kingdom: A spokeswoman for British Prime Minister Theresa May told reporter...

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Dogs bite 23 Valley postal workers in 2016

This information is provided to letter carriers on their delivery scanners, which also can send real-time updates if an unleashed dog is reported in a delivery area. In 2016, there were 60 reports of ...

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US, China to peacefully resolve N Korean nuclear threat

US, China to peacefully resolve N Korean nuclear threat

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the two sides agreed to speed up trade talks to help close a lopsided imbalance in China's favor, a common campaign-trail complaint of Trump's. "It was obviously a ...

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Short Interest in AK Steel Holding Co. (AKS) Decreases By 5.2%

Short Interest in AK Steel Holding Co. (AKS) Decreases By 5.2%

Finally, FMR LLC purchased a new stake in AK Steel Holding during the fourth quarter valued at about $49,391,000. BlackRock Fund Advisors increased its position in shares of AK Steel Holding by 8.7% i...

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Govt exceeds FY17 tax collection target at Rs 17.10 lakh cr

Govt exceeds FY17 tax collection target at Rs 17.10 lakh cr

It is important to note that Centre had raised its tax target from Rs 16.25 lakh crore set in the Union Budget to Rs 16.97 lakh crore in revised estimates. "Total net tax revenue grows at 18 per cent ...

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Yogi gives himself a long rope with 'partial but huge' loan waiver

Yogi gives himself a long rope with 'partial but huge' loan waiver

In order to bring them back into the mainstream, their outstanding dues of Rs 5,630 crore have also been written off. The ministers said the cabinet also chose to raise by Rs 10 per quintal the mini...

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Springfield Initiative Launched to Combat Gender Wage Gap

The visual read: "Women earn 82% the all time weekly paycheck of a man". Authorities estimate that Icelandic women get paid 7% less than their male counterparts. Sandberg's non-profit Lean In , ...

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Keystone Pipeline Approval: 9 Things to Know Now

Keystone Pipeline Approval: 9 Things to Know Now

Keystone XL would carry up to 830,000 barrels a day from Alberta to Nebraska, where it would connect with the existing Keystone pipeline that flows to Gulf Coast refineries. Following Trump's win in ...

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Unite For Europe London March Sees Thousands Gather At Westminster

Unite For Europe London March Sees Thousands Gather At Westminster

Thousands of people marched through London on Saturday to protest against Britain leaving the EU. London's Metropolitan Police had announced via Twitter that more officers would be on duty for the...

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4-way tie atop the Masters leaderboard

In start contrast to the flashy 28-year-old Fowler is 57-year-old Couples, the 1992 green jacket victor who has been a perennial challenger at the Masters since becoming eligible for the Champions Tou...

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BJP to invite Yogi to Bihar, saffron forces feeling upbeat

BJP to invite Yogi to Bihar, saffron forces feeling upbeat

About the bhavan for Kailash Mansarovar yatra, he said it could be constructed in Noida or Ghaziabad. Adityanath's announcement came just hours after the lone Muslim minister in his cabinet, Mohsin ...

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Winter White House air strike photo has unorthodox lineup

Winter White House air strike photo has unorthodox lineup

American forces fired a barrage of 59 cruise missiles at Shayrat airbase in central Syria overnight - the first time the U.S. has carried out direct military action against President Bashar al-Assad's...

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NY Gov. Cuomo announces budget deal, 1 week late

That increase amounts to an extra $1.1 billion, including $700 million more for K-through-12 foundation aid. Members of the NY state Senate are mulling a possible resolution to the state's ongoing b...

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Oil jumps in knee-jerk reaction after US launches missile strikes at Syria

Oil jumps in knee-jerk reaction after US launches missile strikes at Syria

Crude oil prices rose sharply to one-month highs following the USA airstrike on Syria, although there was selling interest at highs with markets still wary over excess United States inventories. In be...

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US jobless claims dips in March

US jobless claims dips in March

Many economists expect hiring to fall back eventually to last year's pace or even lower as the unemployment rate declines and companies struggle to fill jobs. The metric, released April 5, was 29.6 pe...

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Departing 'O'Reilly Factor' Advertisers Now In Other Fox Shows

A new petition from SumOfUs, an global consumer watchdog, is calling Lexus , Claritin, Jenny Craig, and other Fox News advertisers to stop advertising with Fox News after reports surfaced...

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US regulators accuse Google of underpaying female workers

Google, a federal contractor, is being accused of paying women significantly less than men - an allegation the company denied. If Google continues to withhold employment data, the department's lawye...

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Subrahmanyan appointed CEO, MD of Larsen & Toubro

Subrahmanyan appointed CEO, MD of Larsen & Toubro

AM Naik is strongly identified with the growth of L&T and its contribution to the strategic sectors of defence, nuclear power, space research and infrastructure. The appointments, approved by the boar...

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Vijay Mallya's Kingfisher Villa sold to actor Sachiin Joshi for 73 crore

Vijay Mallya's Kingfisher Villa sold to actor Sachiin Joshi for 73 crore

SBI chairman, Arundhati Bhattacharya officially confirmed the villa was sold. Sachiin's film production company Viiking Media & Entertainment said to have owned the property now. Joshi's website ide...

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Historic SpaceX rocket launch could transform spaceflight

The successfully "reflown" Falcon 9 rocket was launched from Florida yesterday evening local time carrying SES-10, a commercial communications satellite. The company is now working on a final iteratio...

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Sebastian Vettel fastest in final practice for Chinese Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel fastest in final practice for Chinese Grand Prix

Raikkonen was close on his heels, clocking one minute 33.389, with Valtteri Bottas of Mercedes third, followed by Hamilton as the top four were separated by a little over half a second. "It's super-ex...

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Trump set to administer oath to Gorsuch next week

Trump set to administer oath to Gorsuch next week

In response, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell moved to change the rules to ensure that a simple majority suffices to advance Gorsuch - and all subsequent Supreme Court nominees - from the debat...

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Garcia charges at Masters as Hoffman's lead shrinks

Pieters, who we listed in our five sleepers to keep an eye on and is playing in his first Masters, fired off a second round 69 that included an eagle and three birdies, to take a share of the lead a...

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Tomahawk Launches Practiced by U.S. Before Trump Gave Go-Ahead

General Dynamics also makes technology used to fire Tomahawk missiles. Defense officials say US warships launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles from the Mediterranean Sea on the president's order. Eac...

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US officials say military hotline with Russia remains open

Charles Albert "Dutch" Ruppersberger III, the U.S. Representative for Maryland's 2nd congressional district, says in a statement released Friday that he was notified by the White House before the miss...

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European scientists, officials warn against U.S. climate plan

European scientists, officials warn against U.S. climate plan

Trump has done his best to portray the Clean Power Plan and a moratorium on new leases of federal coal reserves as job killers. "The marketplace looks at the long-term consequences, and rolling ba...

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Trump, Xi end summit with 'tremendous' progress

Within Trump's administration, divisions remain over how to approach China. The U.S. announced the missile barrage shortly after Trump and Xi wrapped up dinner Thursday. President Xi has said that C...

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Fitch joins S&P in downgrading South African credit rating to 'junk'

With another anti Zuma march planned for next week, ANC leaders say they will mobilise supporters to again show their support for the president. However, at least four people were wounded after poli...

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Death toll of Stockholm attack rises to four

Death toll of Stockholm attack rises to four

People in Stockholm left flowers and candles at the site following Friday's events. "The country is in a state of shock", he said. Lofven said the government was doing everything possible to hel...

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California math: 1 vote = $500 million in road, rail work

California math: 1 vote = $500 million in road, rail work

He has persuaded voters to raise taxes and increase cash reserves. The state Legislature narrowly approved a plan to increase gas taxes and vehicle fees late Thursday, a move expected to raise ten...

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Twitter pulls lawsuit after feds drop summons for anonymous user's identity

Twitter pulls lawsuit after feds drop summons for anonymous user's identity

After Twitter refuted the demands of the DHS to reveal the identity and struck out by filing a lawsuit against he U.S. government, the federal government has dropped its demand. In the USA, the Firs...

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Businesses to report on gender pay gap from today

Businesses to report on gender pay gap from today

The stat that women earn 20% less "does not factor in numerous choices that women and men make-including education, years of experience and hours worked-that influence earnings". This comprehensive pl...

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The Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

The Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (BBBY) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

Jensen Investment Management Inc. now owns 10,030 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $432,000 after buying an additional 570 shares during the last quarter. Bed Bath & Beyond had a return on equ...

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Russia's Putin Sees US Airstrikes on Syria as 'Aggression'

As the Two-Way has reported, USA officials informed Russian Federation - which launched its own military campaign in Syria in the fall of 2015 - of the impending missile strike. There was a sense of c...

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4 dead, 15 wounded in Stockholm truck attack

4 dead, 15 wounded in Stockholm truck attack

The Swedish prime minister, speaking shortly after the incident, said there were indications the truck hit pedestrians as "a terror attack". Swedish police say they have identified a person arrested...

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