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World News No Guns Allowed During NRA Convention Speech By Trump, Pence
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The 147th annual Convention of the NRA runs through Sunday at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center. Don't expect it to be a breeze getting through downtown Dallas this weekend. Both Trump and Pence will appear alongside other speakers during the convention's Leadership Forum to deliver commentary on political events, express their love for gun rights and gun rights advocacy, and rail against "the media".

World News Akhilesh says only regional parties can stop BJP that failed to deliver
Author: 0 Akhilesh says only regional parties can stop BJP that failed to deliver

The country has not achieved progress as it should have in comparison with other countries, Yadav said. While leaders in Rao's Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) party have maintained that his aim is to just bring regional parties together against the Congress and BJP, critics and analysts said the TRS is in fact trying to weaken the anti-BJP coalition that the Congress is trying to form nationally.

World News Why is Kim Kardashian calling Jared Kushner? We explain
Author: 0 Why is Kim Kardashian calling Jared Kushner? We explain

TMZ obtained a thank-you letter that Johnson wrote to Kim where she expressed her "deep and heartfelt gratitude" for Kardashian West helping bring Johnson's story to light. Kushner, along with his wife Ivanka Trump , are proponents of criminal-justice reform, supporting a bill to reduce sentences for nonviolent offenses while promoting education, drug rehabilitation, and work training inside of prisons.

World News Giuliani calls Comey 'sensitive little baby' after explosive Fox News interview
Author: 0 Giuliani calls Comey 'sensitive little baby' after explosive Fox News interview

Trump's campaign and Russian Federation progressed, investigators were nearly certainly going to examine Mr. Trump's conduct. Giuliani, like Trump, has offered up scathing criticism of Comey. Trump's actions, including his firing of Mr. Comey, and whether they constitute an effort to obstruct the investigation itself. His handling of Hillary Clinton's emails is still criticized by her supporters, and his potshots at President Trump certainly do him no favors with that base of voters.

World News Saunas may cut stroke risk (ask the Finns)
Author: 0 Saunas may cut stroke risk (ask the Finns)

They saw a marked disparity between the most frequent sauna bathers, who had 2.8 strokes per 1,000 people, and the least frequent, who had 8.1 strokes per 1,000 people. Well, it does count as physical activity, doesn't it? A similar correlation was seen for ischemic stroke, but the correlation was modest for hemorrhagic stroke, possibly because of the low event rate (34 events).

World News Australia's oldest scientist seeks assisted death in Switzerland
Author: 0 Australia's oldest scientist seeks assisted death in Switzerland

Euthanasia advocacy group Exit International raised more than AU$17,000 (NZ$18,224) to be able to make the last trip of his life. "It's very good that they shall be here to see me off". A 104-year-old man has chose to end his life by assisted suicide in Switzerland. "I might as well not have it getting worse and worse, making me unhappy as it goes", Goodall said, referring to his health.

World News Judge: 'Trump Place' Can Remove 'Trump' From Building
Author: 0 Judge: 'Trump Place' Can Remove 'Trump' From Building

But company attorney Alan Garten had warned that taking the Trump name off the property would be a "flagrant" breach of a almost 20-year-old license agreement. The board, responding to the letter, determined that it no longer had a position on whether the name should be removed but made a decision to seek legal action to determine whether keeping it was mandatory.

World News Trump legal team gets aggressive
Author: 0 Trump legal team gets aggressive

On Monday, the New York Times obtained a list of questions that Mueller wanted to ask President Trump . His adversarial approach to Congress and an independent counsel during the Clinton impeachment case could be an indication of how he will handle special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian election meddling.

World News Bill Cosby's Wife Slams His Guilty Verdict As 'Mob Justice'
Author: 0 Bill Cosby's Wife Slams His Guilty Verdict As 'Mob Justice'

Instead, she decided to make an argument for how the accusations against her husband and the conviction itself are akin to "lynch mobs", saying that what occurred in the court room was "mob justice, not real justice". Constand's lawyer bristled at the statement and asked, "why would any reputable outlet publish that?" Constand's lawyer Delores Troiani responded Thursday in a statement to USA TODAY : "Twelve honorable people - a jury of Cosby's peers - have spoken".

World News Karnataka polls: Modi invokes nationalism, accuses Congress of 'insulting' Army
Author: 0 Karnataka polls: Modi invokes nationalism, accuses Congress of 'insulting' Army

Gandhi said Modi can criticize him as much as he wants, but the PM should answer his questions. "People from Andhra have still not forgotten it", he said. PM Modi will interact with Mahila Morcha Karyakartas of on May 4, 2018 at 9 am. PM refused. I asked for intervention to solve Mahadayi issue. "Instead of giving money, he even extracted money from farmers, workers and small businesses and that money went to Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksy who fled to London with their suit-boot".

World News Oil rises on Iran sanction worries
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At the time, energy minister Alexander Novak said there had been a seasonal rise in gas demand that resulted in higher gas output and corresponding increase in associated gas liquids that are included in total liquids output. Iran re-emerged as a major oil exporter in January 2016 when worldwide sanctions against Tehran were suspended in return for curbs on Iran's nuclear programme.

World News 2.5M North Carolinians impacted by Facebook data breach, officials say
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Since then, Zuckerberg has pledge to improve security and crack down on companies that mine Facebook for information users. "As a result, it has been determined that it is no longer viable to continue operating the business, which left Cambridge Analytica with no realistic alternative to placing the company into administration".

World News Arizona teachers rally as funding vote nears to end strike
Author: 0 Arizona teachers rally as funding vote nears to end strike

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has signed part of a state budget plan that provides more than $300 million in raises for numerous state's striking teachers. The state's largest district in the Phoenix suburb of Mesa announced it will reopen schools Friday following a week-long walkout by teachers.

World News Mystery pooper at New Jersey track revealed to be superintendent
Author: 0 Mystery pooper at New Jersey track revealed to be superintendent

Kenilworth public schools superintendent Thomas Tramaglini was arrested on charges of lewdness, littering, and defecating in public for pooping on the school grounds. "(Leaves can only be without pay in the face of indictments or tenure charges, as a matter of state law)", stated the post. He was named superintendent of Kenilworth schools after his predecessor Scott Taylor resigned in August 2015.

World News Driver in fatal Park Slope crash indicted on manslaughter charge
Author: 0 Driver in fatal Park Slope crash indicted on manslaughter charge

The NYPD says the victims' families have been notified of Bruns' charges. Attorney information for Bruns on Thursday was not immediately available. Bruns murdered Abigail Blumenstein, 4, and Joshua Lew, inch, along with that the girl of &actress and I & rdquo; ldquo; King Ruthie Ann Miles - throughout a crash near Fifth Avenue about March 5.

World News Hawaii volcano could erupt after flurry of quakes
Author: 0 Hawaii volcano could erupt after flurry of quakes

But tourists, private tour companies and residents are now being urged to stay away as scientists warn the spike in activity at the volcano could trigger an eruption . It's an uneasy time for about 10,000 residents in the lower Puna area, as they wonder what Kilauea Volcano will do in the days ahead. Before the concerns Wednesday, most of Kīlauea's activities by far have reportedly been non-explosive except for the 1924 eruption that not only spewed ash but also 10 tons of rocks into the ...

World News 1 person injured, suspect in custody after Nashville mall shooting, police say
Author: 0 1 person injured, suspect in custody after Nashville mall shooting, police say

Tonya Young said she raced to the scene when she heard about the shooting because her 17-year-old daughter, Victoria Holt, works at one of the shops. After her husband got their son, the family ran. The suspected gunman reportedly left the mall building and immediately surrendered. The mall was evacuated and local schools placed on lock-down as the incident developed from around 2.30pm local time, with traffic blocked from entering the area.

World News U.S. military pilots injured by Chinese lasers: Pentagon
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Initially an 88-acre base, an agreement was signed with the Djibouti government in 2006 to expand the facility to 500 acres. Djibouti also provides bases for France and Japan. The American armed forces in the last month published on the website of the Federal office of civil aviation warning for the pilots, urging them to exercise "extreme caution".

World News McHappy Day underway in Vernon
Author: 0 McHappy Day underway in Vernon

One dollar from the sale of every Big Mac, Happy Meal and hot McCafe beverage, as well as other monetary donations, will go towards the Ronald McDonald House in Vancouver. As part of a team-building exercise, LewisGale Physicians donated wagons filled with toys, snacks, supplies and a check for more than $9,000 to Roanoke's Ronald McDonald House.

World News China secretly installs cruise missiles on South China Sea outposts
Author: 0 China secretly installs cruise missiles on South China Sea outposts

At a regular briefing on Thursday, Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying neither confirmed nor denied the deployment. "So we'll continue whatever we can to protect those rights", the USA envoy said. Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White said that the United States is confident that Chinese nationals are responsible for the use of the lasers, which targeted aircraft on several occasions in the last few weeks.

World News Utah Teenager Defends Chinese Prom Dress That Sparked National Controversy
Author: 0 Utah Teenager Defends Chinese Prom Dress That Sparked National Controversy

In the wake of her Twitter post, however, Daum said she's had to accept that "there are going to be people that aren't always going to be pleased", and claimed friends and school principal are proud of her for how she handled herself. "At the time we were deciding on silly pictures, someone suggested those poses, so I just followed the crowd", Daum said, "I see where [the critics] were coming from, but I don't think they really got the full context".

World News Dino Melaye stretchered to court in Kogi by police
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Melaye's dare-devilry, said to have been aided by two Hilux trucks that blocked the police vehicle, led Melaye to a private hospital in Abuja, where police pounced on him again and took him to the National Hospital. "The court , however, has a grave responsibility to exercise such direction with utmost caution and to act within the accepted principles of administration of justice".

World News Boy Scouts change called 'co-ed political correctness'
Author: 0 Boy Scouts change called 'co-ed political correctness'

The parent organization will remain the Boy Scouts of America , and the Cub Scouts - its program for 7-to-10-year-olds - will keep its title as well. The Cub Scout and Scouts BSA program launch, led by Golin, will encompass a fully integrated strategy that spans paid, owned and earned channels. While some decry the loss of the masculine moniker, the Boy Scouts of America was looking at fast-dwindling coffers and declining membership-2.3 million, down from 2.6 million five years ago and 4 ...

World News Turkish party names Recep Tayyip Erdogan as presidential candidate
Author: 0 Turkish party names Recep Tayyip Erdogan as presidential candidate

Erdogan, 64, was first elected president in August 2014. Separately, Meral Aksener, the head of the IYI Party, applied to the Supreme Board of Elections (YSK) on Wednesday to seek the presidency. The elections were originally scheduled for November 2019, but Erdogan announced in April that the country would hold the vote a year and a half ahead of schedule.

World News In gaffe, France's Macron thanks Australian PM and his 'delicious' wife
Author: 0 In gaffe, France's Macron thanks Australian PM and his 'delicious' wife

Emmanuel Macron got caught up in a crème brouhaha over a dessert-inspired compliment to the Australian Prime Minister's wife. TIME also pointed out that the French word for delicious, " délicieux ", can also mean "delightful". He noted "some arrests have been made and all necessary measures were taken". As well as Britain, the French President has his sights set on Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, Portugal, Denmark, Germany, Spain and Estonia, with all states expected to sign on the ...

World News Senators Urge HHS to Restore Abortion Rules for Title X Grants
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Services include birth control, STD testing and pap smears. Despite this, Planned Parenthood argues that the new guidelines clearly favor anti-abortion and pro-abstinence organizations over their affiliates. She stepped down this week as head of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America after 12 years. At age 24, after her pap smear showed abnormal results, she was diagnosed with cervical cancer.