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World News Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Promise to Prioritize LGBTQ+ Rights
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The high-profile event is usually only joined by members of the Royal Family and it was an unusual move when Markle joined her fiancé. Rumors have been swirling that Meghan Markle might not have her family around on her big day with Prince Harry , except that her mother, Doria Radlan, will be walking her down the aisle.

World News Temperatures set to soar in the coming days — WEATHER FORECAST
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Met Éireann forecast that he rain will give way to scattered showers during the afternoon and bright or sunny spells will develop. Top temperatures of 13 to 18 degrees, best in the east and midlands, but blustery at times, with fresh southeasterly winds locally strong and gusty on exposed coasts.

World News Inspectors yet to reach alleged Syria chemical attack site
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Earlier this week, Doane and his team were allowed access to the site the weapons experts are still trying to reach. "UNDSS in Damascus is now engaged in further discussions and coordination with representatives of the Syrian Arab Republic and the Russian military police on how to enhance and reinforce security arrangements in specific locations in Douma ", it said .

World News Mulvaney Vows OMB Will Investigate Pruitt's Soundproof Booth
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The EPA administrator has also faced criticism for spending more than $100,000 on first-class flights . In addition, he pressed for an investigation into whether the government paid for tickets for the security detail to join Pruitt during personal trips to the Rose Bowl on January 1 and Disneyland over the following two days.

World News Karnataka Election 2018: List of BJP Candidates
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Shah directed the booth levels to come out of their comfort zones, while he was addressing BJP's booth level presidents and Shakti Kendra chiefs at Devanahalli in Bengaluru . Congress" good show in Karnataka would also help the "uncertain' non-BJP regional parties to throw their weight behind the Congress instead of aligning with the third front mooted by the chief-ministers of West Bengal and Telengana.

World News Lance Armstrong reaches $5m settlement in $100m federal fraud case
Author: 0 Lance Armstrong reaches $5m settlement in $100m federal fraud case

Landis' lawsuit alleged that the team's doping constituted defrauding the federal government. "Those memories are very real and mean a lot to me". The USPS sponsored Armstrong to the tune of about $32 million from 2000 to 2004, the exact time Armstrong was winning many of his Tour de France titles.

World News Procter & Gamble's quarterly sales beat estimates
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The stock decreased 1.59% or $0.78 during the last trading session, reaching $48.22. About 2.48M shares traded. Bbva Compass Bank stated it has 1.48% in Apple Inc. Proctor & Gamble had 81 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, January 4 the firm earned "Buy" rating by Jefferies.

World News Africa's last absolute monarch renames Swaziland as 'eSwatini'
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The king had used the name eSwatini in recent years, including in addresses to his country's Parliament, the United Nations General Assembly and the African Union. The country, which has a population of about 1.3 million people, suffers the highest HIV rate in the world, with 27 percent of adults infected. After the modest whistles that greeted most of the king's pronouncements, the flag-waving crowd saved their loudest cheers for the declaration that the country would revert to their ...

World News Trump Order Military Strikes on Syria Following Chemical Attacks
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The deployment of chemical weapons inspectors into the Syrian city of Douma was delayed after unidentified assailants fired on a United Nations security team visiting the site of a suspected attack , an official said Wednesday . However, the USA state department said it believed they had not yet been able to enter the site and the longer they had to wait, the more likely it was the evidence would deteriorate.

World News Students clash with forces in Baramulla
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Reports said the clashes broke out near Jamia Masjid main town Shopian between forces and students coming out from various coaching centres. He said that the injured male student, Aasif Quyoom of Gowharpora, was hit in his eye by a shell and was later shifted to SMHS hospital for further treatment.

World News The Boston Marathon was weird even by marathon standards
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Henry's passion for the sport runs deep. In order to train for each event, Holmes said he runs an average of 45 miles a week, if he's in good health. "Honestly, at mile 2, 3, 4, I didn't feel like I was going to make it to the finish line", Linden told reporters after Marathon officials and Governor Charlie Baker bestowed the gold-dipped crown on her head.

World News Gilchrist County deputies killed
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Fellow deputies responding to the scene found the shooter dead outside the business. Both deputies died of their wounds. "At this point, it remains an active criminal investigation with no apparent motive or indications as to why this tragedy occurred", the statement said.

World News Giuliani to Join Trump's Legal Workforce
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Giuliani, a longtime Trump supporter, told The Washington Post in an interview that he is being brought on board to negotiate an end to the probe headed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller. Mr Giuliani is a former federal prosecutor and was one of Mr Trump's most prominent advocates during the 2016 election campaign. Trump had considered Giuliani for attorney general and has said in recent weeks he needs a New York-based attorney.

World News Russia Claims Syrian Chemical Attack Videos Were Staged
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Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov denied Moscow had interfered with any evidence. Haley also said that although "it is all of our goal to see American troops come home", the United States won't leave Syria before accomplishing President Donald Trump's three major goals: eliminating the threat of chemical weapons attacks in Syria, defeating ISIS "completely and wholly", and making "sure that we had good grounds to watch what Iran was doing".

World News US Threatens Sanctions Against Russia After Military Strike Against Syria
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Foreign ministers concluded: "We strongly condemn the continued and repeated use of chemical weapons by the regime in Syria , including the latest attack on Douma, which is a grave breach of global law and an affront to human decency". The lack of access to Douma has left unanswered questions about the attack. A government media tour on Monday of Douma, the biggest town in the former rebel enclave of eastern Ghouta just outside Damascus , revealed severe destruction and the plight of ...

World News Criticism is My Fitness Secret: Narendra Modi
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It's been perceived that Indian women are not active in adventure activities, and I am keen to break that perception through my journey", said Bharulata Patel-Kamble, solo auto driver. Modi is under fire back home over the rising number of rape and sexual violence cases. "If you will see where we stand in comparison to previous government, I can affirm that we left no stone unturned in doing good for the country on any parameter".

World News Largest Wildfire In Oklahoma Spreads Northeast
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One fire that started in Colorado crossed into Kansas on Tuesday night, prompting the evacuation of 90 homes. A Red Flag fire warning remains in affect for western Oklahoma , west of Garfield County, and northern Texas , with low humidity levels, warm temperatures and gusty winds combining for a risky potential for spreading fires, according to the National Weather Service.

World News UN Team Fired Upon in Syria While Visiting Suspected Chemical Sites
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U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis blamed the Syrian government for delays in inspectors reaching the sites and said it has a history of trying to "clean up the evidence before the investigation team gets in". The U.S. and France say they have evidence that poison gas was used in Douma, east of the capital, where dozens of people died, and that President Bashar Assad's military was behind it, but the two countries have not made that evidence public.

World News North, South Korea Preparing to Announce a Permanent End to Their War
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President Donald Trump had agreed to a risk-fraught summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un took everyone by surprise. "We're having very good dialogue", Trump said. "The president's intention is to see all of these weapons of mass destruction eliminated from the Korean Peninsula and the strategy remains the same in terms of complete, verifiable and irreversible aspects of denuclearization ", he said.

World News Trump To Host Merkel With Iran Nuclear Deal A Pressing Issue
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In Berlin , Merkel's spokeswoman Ulrike Demmer said the meeting with Trump would focus on bilateral, diplomatic and security issues. The world powers include the US, France, and Germany. Berlin has made it clear that it does not approve of Macron's idea of creating a Eurozone budget, as well as an European Union finance minister, with the CSU warning that it is essential that the European Union summit in June agrees on a budget for the entire 28-nation bloc before they start to discuss a ...

World News Diaz-Canal sworn in to replace Castro as Cuban president
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Following Castro's order, Members of the National Assembly voted in Diaz-Canel's nomination as the sole candidate for president. Thursday's much-anticipated transfer of power took place on the anniversary of the 1961 Bay of Pigs invasion, when Fidel's forces defeated 1,400 US-backed rebels seeking to overthrow him.

World News Houston 911 operator guilty of hanging up on emergency calls
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Crenshanda Williams , the 911 operator who famously didn't have time to talk with Houston residents trying to report emergencies and hung up on them had her day in court and was not a victor. In another incident, a man said he called to report two vehicles racing on a highway where people had been killed speeding weeks earlier. "Come to find out I was hung up on", he said.

World News Syrian air defences shoot down missiles over two air bases
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In addition to its concerns over Iran's threats to retaliate, Israel is also facing protests and clashes along its border with the Gaza Strip that have led to intense scrutiny of its open-fire rules. Trump appeared to undercut that goal in recent weeks when he voiced, to the surprise of many within the administration, plans to withdraw USA forces as soon as the last militant remnants are defeated.

World News Hearing to Postpone Stormy Daniels Suit Set for Friday
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A sketch years later about a nonexistent man. She released a sketch this week of a man she claims threatened her and her child over the affair. "A guy walked up on me and said to me, 'Leave Trump alone". The $131,000 figure was an allusion to the $130,000 "hush money" payment that Daniels received shortly before the November 2016 presidential election from Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen .

World News Early voting for May 8 primary starts today
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They can then vote in the election that day. Voters in two precincts will be casting their ballots at a new location during the May Primary Election and any election moving forward. No further action was required on any of the ballots, but if there was a problem, the elections office contacts the voter and gives the voter a chance to correct any errors so the vote can be counted.