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World News Justine Ruszczyk shooter to plead not guilty to murder and manslaughter charges
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She died in the alley. Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor shot dead Ms Damond, who approached his patrol auto wearing her pyjamas, in a dark alley behind her home just before midnight on July 25. Damond, also known as Justine Ruszczyk, had taken the name of her fiance, Don Damond, ahead of their wedding planned for August 2017. On the day charges were filed against him, Noor turned himself in to authorities.

World News NY GOP on Senate control: 'We are ready for this fight'
Author: 0 NY GOP on Senate control: 'We are ready for this fight'

Simcha Felder of Brooklyn now sits with Republicans, meaning the GOP could retain control even if Democrats win a numeric majority. Democrats won two special elections for the NY state Senate Tuesday but Republicans will remain in charge of the chamber after a key Democratic senator who has sided with Republicans announced that he'll stay put.

World News Germans Rally to Jewish Community's Defense
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The rally attracted many senior politicians, including Germany's recently-appointed government commissioner on anti-Semitism, Felix Stein, and Green MP of Turkish origin, Cem Ozdemir, who also donned a kippah while addressing the crowd. Head of the Central Council of Jews in Germany Josef Schuster warned people in Germany not to wear yarmulkes in major cities following a series of anti-Semitic attacks.

World News Russia, Syria to bring 17 eyewitnesses of events in Douma to OPCW
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However Rudskoy did not clarify which systems Russian Federation planned to supply Syria. In fact, the missile defenses Russian Federation would use against USA cruise missiles, according to Lamrani, were already deployed and used in Syria , and according to the Pentagon, failed spectacularly.

World News Sitharaman attends SCO Defence Ministers' meeting
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In turn, China's leader commended Pakistan's role as a member of the SCO. Indian Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman made it official that India would participate in a multi-nation military exercise to be conducted in Russian Federation in September this year.

World News Children Die in Bus-Train Collision in India
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Anand Kumar, additional director general of police, said the school van driver had earphones on when the accident took place. It is not yet known how many children were travelling in the bus. An inquiry has been ordered into the accident. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh also tweeted expressing their condolences over the deaths.

World News United Kingdom govt dealt another Brexit defeat in parliament
Author: 0 United Kingdom govt dealt another Brexit defeat in parliament

Barnier added: "The European Council has made clear that, if the UK's red lines were to evolve, the Union would be prepared to reconsider its offer". Speaking to the Commons Brexit Committee, Davis said while the government had changed how it pushed its Brexit legislation through parliament it was not simply "winging it".

World News ACOSTA UNHINGED: CNN Reporter 'CLARIFIES' Trump Supporter Smear
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The press secretary didn't take the bait, saying the administration supported "a free press" but also a "fair press". In light of all the Trump-touting, Breitbart's Charlie Spiering went ahead and asked Sanders whether the president has reached out to the rap star and if he'd be willing to host him at the White House.

World News George HW Bush Is Out Of ICU, Alert & Responding To Treatment
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HOUSTON, TX - APRIL 21: Former Presidents George W. Bush, left, and George H.W. Bush arrive at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for a funeral service for former first lady Barbara Bush on April 21, 2018 in Houston, Texas. On Friday, during the public viewing of Barbara Bush's casket, George H.W. Bush offered his hand to numerous around 2,500 people who walked through the church to pay their respects.

World News Cheap wine is about to get a lot more expensive
Author: 0 Cheap wine is about to get a lot more expensive

That level was the lowest since 1957, Reuters reported . According to CNN , producers, dealers and retailers will take the brunt of the price hikes caused by the wine shortage. Producers were hardest hit in Europe, where heavy hailstorms and harsh frosts damaged vineyards in early 2017 before a summer drought took its toll. "There will be, in some cases, lower quality wines getting blended into slightly higher value products, so everyone kind of goes down a tier in quality", said Rannekleiv.

World News Buhari backs Oshiomhole for APC national chairman
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Tinubu spoke at the Lagos chapter of APC stakeholder's meeting held at the party's secretariat in Ikeja yesterday. Okorocha said that the APC state governors communicated their support for the President's reelection bid at the meeting. He said: "We are here to talk about the congress, we want to appoint ward congress, local government congress and delegates". He said the decision would allow young blood to take over the party leadership at all levels in the state.

World News CMS overhauls meaningful use EHR program, removes redundancies
Author: 0 CMS overhauls meaningful use EHR program, removes redundancies

If the new rules are approved by Congress, they would take effect in 2019. It would eliminate a significant number of criteria acute care hospitals are now required to report and it would remove duplicative measures across the five-hospital quality and value-based purchasing programs.

World News RCMP executes search warrant in international cyberattack investigation
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The RCMP executed a search warrant in Toronto as part of an worldwide police operation that took down what investigators have called the world's biggest provider of potentially crippling Distributed Denial of Service attacks. Individuals with little or no technical knowledge could use the Webstresser service to launch crippling cyber-attacks across the world. Another expert welcomed the arrest of the ringleaders of the website .

World News Michael Cohen to plead the Fifth in Stormy Daniels suit
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Lawyers for Trump and Cohen have said Daniels' civil lawsuit overlaps the criminal probe of Cohen's business affairs, and that letting her case proceed could both impair Cohen's constitutional right against self-incrimination and make it harder for Trump to defend himself.

World News Indu Malhotra 'cleared' for Supreme Court, but Justice Joseph still on hold
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Indu Malhotra's name was recommended by the Supreme Court Collegium. However, the government has not accepted the collegium's recommendation to elevate him, the delay leading SC judge Justice Kurian Joseph to record his lament publicly. But now, the government is considering to go ahead with the appointment of Malhotra and keep on hold the elevation of Justice Joseph. Shortly after the collegium sent Malhotra's and CJ Joseph's name for elevation - on January 10, four judges from the ...

World News Audi recalls 1.16M vehicles for coolant pump fire risk
Author: 0 Audi recalls 1.16M vehicles for coolant pump fire risk

Affected vehicles include 342,867 4-cylinder versions of 2013-2017 A5 and Q5, 2012-2015 A6 and 2013-2016 A4 and A4 Allroad models. All of the affected Audi vehicles are equipped with a 2-liter turbocharged engine. Dealerships will replace the pumps at no cost to owners; however, the redesigned parts won't be ready until November. The same Audi vehicles were recalled in 2017, prompting dealers to do a software update.

World News Theresa May suffers third Brexit defeat in Lords
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Continued participation in a customs union would not on its own ensure frictionless borders after Brexit , owing to the need for shared single market regulations too, but obviating the need for so-called "rules of origin" customs checks is seen by business groups as a vital part of keeping trade flowing freely.

World News Armenian Revolutionary Federation Party Withdraws From the Ruling Coalition
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Karapetian added that he has therefore asked President Armen Sarkissian to initiate alternative negotiations of a broad range of political forces, including those not represented in the parliament. Large-scale protests were held before Sargsyan took office. In a surprise move, Sarkisian, who served as president for a decade, stood down as prime minister just a week after being elected by parliament, following days of protests by demonstrators who accused him of a blatant power grab.

World News UN, EU call for return to Syria peace talks
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The shortfall prompted United Nations agencies to say some programmes may need to be cut. The pledges came despite warnings from the UN's refugee agency that the majority of refugees in Jordan and Lebanon were living below the poverty line and unable to pay for basic education and medical needs.

World News UK Says Irish Brexit Border Answer May Not Come Until 2021
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Harvey Blackwood says British parliament could refuse to approve any Brexit deal that does not paint a clear picture of the UK's future ties with the EU. European Union negotiators last week gave a "detailed and forensic rebuttal" to the feasibility of two options put forward by Prime Minister Theresa May in her Mansion House speech last month.

Author: 0 Donald Trump 'to visit the United Kingdom in July'

Mr. Trump has already visited France, Poland, Japan, and China as USA president, with little or no protest or opposition. Sky's senior political correspondent Beth Rigby revealed that a full announcement is expected in the next day or so.

World News Indonesia oil well fire kills 10
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Several homes were destroyed. "We don't know if there are still victims because we can not get any closer". Authorities had trouble getting people out of the fire, and medical officials say several of the injured victims are in serious condition.

World News Central Oregon job picture improves in March
Author: 0 Central Oregon job picture improves in March

Municipal rates in the Golden Triangle are also doing well, with Columbus holding steady month-over-month at 5 percent, and Starkville dipping from 3.4 percent to 3.3 percent. The lowest area rate was Hancock County with 3 percent, down from 3.3 percent in February. San Joaquin County had a March rate of 6.6 percent, down from the 7.1 percent posted the month prior.

World News Trump VA Nominee Allegedly 'Drunk On Duty', Says Senator
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Dr. Jackson has reportedly been accused of being drunk on the job and banging on a female employee's door while drunk on an overseas trip. "They question him about every little thing", Trump continued to complain, noting Jackson had been the Obamas' physician as well.

World News Final Farewell: Fallen Gilchrist County deputies laid to rest
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Gilchrist County's chaplain, Pastor Patrick Bible , also spoke at the non-denominational service. Law enforcement vehicles from around the state joined a 15-mile long procession, one of the longest in Florida history, from Bell to the Bronson Cemetery, about 35 miles away in Bronson, Florida, where a graveside service was held.

World News Harley-Davidson (HOG) Shares Gap Up on Strong Earnings
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The Milwaukee-based company said it had profit of $1.03 per share. The firm had revenue of $1.54 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.24 billion. Among 25 analysts covering Harley-Davidson ( NYSE:HOG ), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 18 Hold. Harley-Davidson presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $50.75.

World News North Korea Gave Trump Something it Didn't Have
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The high-level summit is meant to pave the way for a separate highly anticipated encounter between Kim and U.S. President Donald Trump. But when pressed about what he hoped to gain from Pyongyang, the 71-year-old Republican president was blunt.

World News Amber Rudd grilled by MPs over Windrush scandal
Author: 0 Amber Rudd grilled by MPs over Windrush scandal

Corbyn said May had ignored repeated warnings by officials and Labour MPs about the effect of the hostile environment policy on some legal residents. Mrs May rejected Labour's criticism, arguing Windrush immigrants face problems now, decades after their arrival in the United Kingdom, because not all obtained documentary evidence of their right to remain when they arrived in Britain decades ago.