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World News Jared Kushner's Business Under Investigation - By White House
Author: 0 Jared Kushner's Business Under Investigation - By White House

According to David Apol , general counsel and director of Office of Government Ethics, in a letter to the congressman, said that he is now under the process of discussing the issue with White House to make sure that they have started the process of confirming any facts to ensure that the loan did not breach any law or regulation.

World News Have Trade War Fears Subsided?
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Markets roared back on Monday with their best day since August 2015 on hopes that the world's two largest economies were willing to renegotiate tariffs and trade imbalances. Tech stocks, among the best performing sectors of the bull market, have been under pressure recently as concerns about government regulation stemming from their strong growth and privacy questions surrounding Facebook (FB.O).

World News Trump Pushes for Military to Pay for US-Mexico Border Wall
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In a tweet he sent out a couple of days ago and retweeted later, Trump wrote "Build WALL through M!" The president signed a $1.3 trillion spending bill that included a massive military funding increase last week, despite his unhappiness with the amount of money it put toward border security.

World News Ripping up Iran deal will leave the U.S. isolated
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The report did not indicate that he provided any evidence of his claim, and MEK denied that it has funded Bolton or any other USA official. The signatories include former Defense Secretary William Perry and former National Security Advisor Brent Scowcroft.

World News 37 dead, 69 missing in Russian shopping center fire
Author: 0 37 dead, 69 missing in Russian shopping center fire

The Ekho Mosvky radio station quoted witnesses who said the fire alarm did not go off and that the staff in the mall in Kemerovo did not organize the evacuation. Five people including a child have died and another 30 were wounded in a major fire in a Siberian shopping centre, Russia's Investigative Committee said on Sunday.

World News Trump expressed hope to see Rob Porter return to White House
Author: 0 Trump expressed hope to see Rob Porter return to White House

He wouldn't answer a question about whether Trump watched the interview. He said Daniels and her lawyer, Michael Avenatti, should "cease and desist from making any further false and defamatory statements about my client". In a February 13 statement, Michael Cohen said, "Just because something isn't true doesn't mean that it can't cause you harm or damage" in connection with the $130,000 he paid Clifford in 2016 to keep quiet about the alleged relationship with Trump.

World News Maryland High School Shooter Shot Himself in the Head, Authorities Say
Author: 0 Maryland High School Shooter Shot Himself in the Head, Authorities Say

Rollins has since died from the injuries, after allegedly shooting two other students, one of whom also later died from her injuries. "Evidence indicates at approximately 7:57 am on March 20, 2018, Austin Rollins, fired a single shot from a handgun in Great Mills High School Hallway F, striking Jaelynn Willey and Desmond Barnes".

World News Former Radio Jockey brutally murdered in Kerala
Author: 0 Former Radio Jockey brutally murdered in Kerala

The deceased, identified as Rajesh alias Rasikan Rajesh , and aged 34, was a former RJ with a private FM channel. According to police, the crime took place around 2 am at the sound recording studio - Metro Studio - owned by Rajesh at Madavoor under Pallickal police station limits.

World News Trump Grabs Highest Approval Mark Since April '17 — CNN Poll
Author: 0 Trump Grabs Highest Approval Mark Since April '17 — CNN Poll

It may have been a bitter pill to swallow, but CNN shared its latest poll on President Trump . Just 54 percent disapprove of the job he is doing, compared to 58 percent last month and 59 in mid-December. Numerous guests said that the legal implications of the non-disclosure agreements, such as possible campaign finance violations regarding the $130,000 paid to Stormy Daniels to keep her quiet, might actually be damaging to the president.

World News Warriors lose Curry in defeat against Hawks
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Teammate JaVale McGee fell onto Curry's knee after going for a rebound and the two-time MVP was in immediate pain and hobbled into the locker room. In their latest game, the Warriors lost at home by 19 to the Jazz, one potential team that they might play in the first round of the playoffs.

World News Weather Forecast: Unsettled and cooler weather continues
Author: 0 Weather Forecast: Unsettled and cooler weather continues

Tuesday , things dry out with temperatures in the mid-40s under a partly cloudy sky. There will be slow clearing for the late afternoon/evening which will give us a few hints at some sunshine. The American counterpart, the GFS, is much faster with the storm system, bringing it through our area on Saturday and then showing some colder air moving in on the backside of the storm, mixing the rain with snow Saturday night.

World News State will not charge officers who fatally shot Alton Sterling
Author: 0 State will not charge officers who fatally shot Alton Sterling

Cellphone videos of the shooting on social media sparked protests that led to almost 200 arrests. They said Mr Salamoni yelled that Mr Sterling was reaching for a gun in his pocket before shooting him three times, and then fired three more shots into Mr Sterling's back when he began to sit up and move.

World News USA expels 60 Russian spies over United Kingdom nerve attack
Author: 0 USA expels 60 Russian spies over United Kingdom nerve attack

This is the biggest Western expulsion of Russian diplomats since the height of Cold War. New Zealand is a member of the "Five Eyes" intelligence-sharing network, which also includes the United States, Britain, Canada and Australia. Speaking at the start of a debate on national security and Russian Federation, she added: "Sergei and Yulia Skripal remain critically ill in hospital".

World News Three Die in Kingaroy Housefire
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Fire officials say they had to use multiple access points, because it is an older home. The Kingaroy home was gutted by the fierce fire, which killed three and seriously injured another. The child was taken to hospital, along with a woman said to be suffering emotional distress. State fire investigators have travelled from Brisbane to the scene to try to determine the cause of the blaze.

World News John Bolton could help with Taiwan-US visits
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John Bolton knows he's being portrayed as a warmonger as he becomes national security adviser, but he's trying to build internal credibility with a more studied, lower-decibel approach, according to people familiar with his thinking. "Actually although it's certainly true the normal route here is months and months and months of preparation, that would simply play into the North Korean playbook: what they've done many times before", he said , adding that Pyongyang and Washington would ...

World News In Albany To Critique Cuomo, Nixon Pulls No Punches
Author: 0 In Albany To Critique Cuomo, Nixon Pulls No Punches

A former " Sex and the City " star who has announced she is running for governor of NY called out her rival, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, as being "famously vengeful". Cuomo referred to Sheinkopf's movements as "ugly". "There weren't many people laughing, but I didn't feel humiliated", he told The Post . And while plenty has been said about President Trump's television background, it seems the idea of a TV star as governor of NY is not so problematic for Nixon's supporters, Glamour noted.

World News Citizenship question to be reinstated in 2020 USA census
Author: 0 Citizenship question to be reinstated in 2020 USA census

Also on Monday, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra and California Secretary of State Alex Padilla announced they will hold a press conference Tuesday to announce a lawsuit over the Trump Administration's unconstitutional decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census questionnaire.

World News India should have learned from Doklam, says China
Author: 0 India should have learned from Doklam, says China

Commerce and industry minister Suresh Prabhu and his Chinese counterpart Zhong Shan chaired the meeting on Monday. In the April-January period of 2017-18, India's exports to China were $10.3 billion against imports of $63.2 billion leaving a trade gap of $52.9 billion.

Author: 0 K'taka govt trying to divide Hindus with Lingayat card: Amit Shah

Shah said, "Recently, a retired Supreme Court judge said that if any government deserves an award for corruption, it is the Yeddyurappa government". The state will see a three-cornered fight between the Congress , the BJP and the JDS. Questioning the timing of the move, he asked the Siddaramaiah government, "What were you doing for five years?" After the press conference, Yeddyurappa said the Shah gaffe was a slip of tongue, nothing more.

World News West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee meets NCP chief Sharad Pawar in Delhi
Author: 0 West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee meets NCP chief Sharad Pawar in Delhi

Addressing a press conference in the national capital, Mamata said, "Yes, Sonia Ji is unwell right now and recovering". Seen as the most prominent face in a possible team of non-BJP and non-Congress political parties, Banerjee has taken the lead in the formation of a federal front ever since the Telangana CM first made an announcement in this regard.

World News San Antonio Students March For Tighter Gun Control
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Waters says. "It's frustrating". "I urge everyone here and everyone who hears my voice to join me in telling the stories that aren't told - to honour the girls, the women of colour who were murdered at disproportionate rates in this nation".

World News Katy takes American Idol to whole new level
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But one question still lingers: Was that fall a gag? Sanders was cut after making it to the top 50. Vox proved her mettle with a rousing rendition of "House of the Rising Sun" by the Animals . Those who will make it will have the chance to perform live on " American Idol ", but elimination will immediately follow. After giving Luke a lesson on hip-thrusting, at Katy's request, Brielle broke into "Gravity" by Sarah Bareilles, a performance that had Richie marveling at the teen's control.

World News China requests metal tariffs trade loss offset from US
Author: 0 China requests metal tariffs trade loss offset from US

China's official Xinhua News Agency reported Saturday that Liu and Mnuchin talked by phone but gave no indication they were holding negotiations. China has also hinted at cutting imports of United States soybeans, which totalled US$12.4 billion this year - the second largest USA export to China after commercial aircraft.

World News Karnataka election dates announced: Voting on May 12, counting on May 18
Author: 0 Karnataka election dates announced: Voting on May 12, counting on May 18

The CEC later said the tweet was incorrect as the actual date of counting was May 15 and not May 18. Malviya, however, tweeted that he had only quoted a news channel. But the IT chief had probably not anticipated that by then there were enough Twitterati who had taken screenshots of his tweet and brought it to the attention of Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat.