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Whiting Celebrates Easter With "Hop into Whiting" Parade and Egg Hunt

Be sure to bring your Easter baskets to collect the eggs during the hunt. EGGSTRAVAGANZA: 9 a.m. -5 p.m. Saturday at EdVenture Children's Museum. Shadd said the event is a community outreach. This...

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International Monetary Fund meeting drops anti-protectionism pledge

International Monetary Fund meeting drops anti-protectionism pledge

Carstens did not say whether the decision to remove language about fighting protectionism was due to the new trade stance of the US. Top IMF officials defended the decision and denied that this move...

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United Airlines CEO to visit China over dragged passenger

United Airlines published first-quarter financial results on April 17, posting its first-quarter net income at $96 million, diluted earnings per share at $0.31, pre-tax earnings at $145 million and p...

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Global finance leaders dodge conflict with Trump White House

Global finance leaders dodge conflict with Trump White House

Gone was a call for nations to "resist all forms of protectionism" that had been in an October communique. The World Bank chief also called for a change in "the way we work", adding that "We have to...

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Goldman says ignore the technical, savor the fundamental on oil

Goldman says ignore the technical, savor the fundamental on oil

Yet as MarketWatch reported on Friday, global crude supplies still remain above the five-year average, partially due to increased output in the U.S. Markets overall were looking for evidence that in...

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Feeling ill, Kerr questionable to coach Warriors in Game 3

Can the Golden State Warriors go on the road and handle the Portland Trail Blazers when the two meet in Game 3 tonight at 10:30PM ET? Durant is still questionable to play in this game because of his...

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Can the United States convince China to pressure North Korea?

Can the United States convince China to pressure North Korea?

Vice President Mike Pence sent another clear warning to North Korea on Wednesday, telling personnel aboard a Japan-based US aircraft carrier that " all options are on the table" when dealing with the...

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Author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann shot in Kenya

Author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann shot in Kenya

She also ran a luxury safari lodge that was burned down last month by suspected cattle herders, who have been in conflict with landowners. The Laikipia Farmers Association says it previously had arr...

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Tied at 2: Gasol lifts Grizzlies past Spurs 110-108 in OT

And that's what will nearly certainly be what ends the Spurs' season. "He's unbelievable, " Conley said of Leonard. Mike Conley led the Grizzlies with 35 points and had nine rebounds and eight ass...

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Trump greets Egyptian-American freed from Egyptian detention

Trump greets Egyptian-American freed from Egyptian detention

She returned to the U.S. Thursday. According to The Washington Post report , the White House did not offer anything to Egypt in exchange for Hijazi's release. Hijazi is scheduled to meet with Tru...

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There will be a "big announcement" on tax reform Wednesday

Mnuchin said on Thursday that the tax cuts would essentially pay for themselves because there would be so much economic growth that it would bring in new revenue to the Treasury Department. Trump's ...

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Peaceful denuclearization of North Korea still possible: Pence

The KCNA report said that what Bishop had said "can never be pardoned" as it was "an act against peace" and North Korea's "entirely just steps for self defence". In Seoul, protesters gathered outsid...

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Trump to insist on border wall funds as budget deadline looms

If Congress does not send Mr Trump a government funding bill by midnight on Friday, the US Government would run out of money and would be forced to shut down. "When the president says, 'Well I promise...

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Trump Hails Xi Push on North Korea, Backs Off on Currency Gripe

Trump Hails Xi Push on North Korea, Backs Off on Currency Gripe

He pledged to label Beijing a currency manipulator his first day in office. Read: Did Trump Actually Help China By Killing A Trade Deal? . China is trying to help us - I don't know if they're goin...

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Bacsinszky strikes back for Swiss in Fed Cup semifinal

Bacsinszky strikes back for Swiss in Fed Cup semifinal

Sasnovich's aggressive style, with 36 winners to Golubic's 22, helped her edge an nearly three-hour fight which ended 6-3, 5-7, 7-5. After being broken in the first game, the 23-year-old responded rig...

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New Volvo Electric Car To Be Made In China

The company also confirmed that they plan to start manufacturing all-electric vehicles in China within two years. These plans included a prediction that by 2020, the majority of VW sales in China wo...

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Outage leaves 90000 without power

Outage leaves 90000 without power

By 2:00 p.m., power supply to 23,000 customers were restored, said Anderson, who offered an apology to those affected by the incident. City officials also say they will have traffic control officers...

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Australia to tighten citizenship requirements

In a major announcement the Australian Government has put ban on 457 skilled visa program, in a joint press conference in capital Canberra, Prime minister Malcolm Turnbell & immigration minister of Au...

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Takeaways From The Georgia 6 Special Election

CNN called the race just after midnight. Given that no candidate reached the 50 percent mark, Ossoff will face off against the leading Republican candidate, Karen Handel, in a one-on-one race fo...

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Blazers big man Nurkic upgraded to 'doubtful' for Game 3

Crabbe, like numerous other players at the practice facility on the eve of Game 3, characterized it as a must-win. Durant made 32 points and 11 rebounds in the game . The coaching staff has pointed t...

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French voters begin casting ballots in presidential election

The far-right Le Pen and the far-left Melenchon could pull France out of the bloc and its shared euro currency - a so-called "Frexit". The top two winners on Sunday will advance to a May 7 runoff. "...

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American flight attendant to angry passenger: 'Hit me'

American Airlines has suspended an employee after a video showed an altercation on one of its planes involving crew, several passengers and a crying woman carrying a young child. "What we see on this...

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IMF members set aside trade split as French vote rattles nerves

There was "very strong consensus" among the ministers, he added, "that we should strengthen contribution of trade to our economies". The reproduction of the story/photograph in any form will be liab...

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Trump to announce important tax reform next week

Trump, the Treasury Department will not be issuing waivers to USA companies, including Exxon, authorizing drilling prohibited by current Russian sanctions", the Treasury secretary said in a statemen...

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Australia to add 'values' test to citizenship exam

Mr Turnbull said the changes would ensure that migrants were better integrated into the community. Sounding similar to Trump's "America first" motto, Turn bull said that the idea behind reformin...

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Pence Pledges to Honor 'Dumb Deal' With Australia on Refugees

Pence Pledges to Honor 'Dumb Deal' With Australia on Refugees

The White House will not walk away from an agreement to accept roughly 1,200 refugees and asylum-seekers from a notoriously grim Australian refugee camp, Vice President Mike Pence said, despite Presid...

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Wynne lays out plans to cool Ontario's sizzling housing market

Ensure property tax for new multi-residential apartment buildings is charged at a similar rate as other residential properties. Those who pay the tax but later become Canadian citizens or permanent re...

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LeBron James helps Cavs erase record playoff halftime deficit

I'll let you guys write your words about it and go from there. For one moment during Game 2 between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Indiana Pacers, the Q Arena in Cleveland was turned into an ice ri...

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USA will not issue drilling waivers to Russian Federation sanctions

Exxon was blocked in 2014 from participating in the multi-billion dollar deal when the USA imposed the sanctions - which bar Russian investment in US holdings and limit the ability of American compani...

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Trump to announce major tax reform, tax reduction on Wednesday

Mnuchin also said the tax plan would be aimed at helping the middle class to "get more money in their pockets" and would be much simpler. "That's why it's so shocking to see him order this review,...

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Rates need to rise soon, warns Bank policymaker

Rates need to rise soon, warns Bank policymaker

A key policymaker at the Bank of England has hinted at his support for a rise in interest rates because he anticipates that economic growth and inflation are set to exceed expectations. Increase in ho...

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United Kingdom may reverse Brexit post polls: EU Parliament President

United Kingdom may reverse Brexit post polls: EU Parliament President

Three weekend opinion polls put the Conservatives about 20 points ahead of Labour, and if translated into votes, this could give May an "election landslide" with a majority of more than 100, according...

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Bullish Oil bets gain amid OPEC output cut

Bullish Oil bets gain amid OPEC output cut

June WTI crude oil futures fell 3.7% and settled at $50.85 per barrel on April 19, 2017. Moreover, investors are also putting money into the industry, suggesting USA output gains will continue. Look...

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France kicks off presidential vote overseas; security tight

France kicks off presidential vote overseas; security tight

Molins identified the attacker during a news conference Friday as Karim Cheurfi, a 39-year-old who had a long police record that included a previous attempted attack on police. But his lawyer strongly...

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Lavrov speaks to Tillerson about Syria chemical attack

The sides also discussed bilateral ties, including the controversy over the seizure of Russian diplomatic property in the United States , the statement said. The measure follows an initial round of...

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