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People Pelosi Statement on the Passing of Congresswoman Louise Slaughter
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Slaughter fell while at her Washington home last week, her chief of staff said. She was one of only 67 Members of Congress to vote against the discriminatory Defense of Marriage Act in 1996, earned a ideal 100 score on HRC's most recent Congressional Scorecard, and spoke out strongly against Donald Trump's attempts to implement a transgender military ban.

People Ex-Zimbabwe leader Mugabe calls his ouster 'coup d'etat'
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The ousted leader insisted he would not work with Mnangagwa and suggested that his presidency was "illegal" and "unconstitutional". "I don't hate Emmerson, I brought him into government". He was deposed by a military uprising but refused to resign from office for several days afterwards - prompting days of protests across Zimbabwe. "Our people had never experienced such an environment.

People Shivpal lauds party leadership for Gorakhpur,Phulpur win
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Congress members celebrated the Opposition's convincing victory over the BJP as further proof that the electoral machine created by Narendra Modi and Amit Shah was not invincible. "They have lost their sleep with this result", she said. Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan also tweeted about the waning of "Modi magic". The other victims of this jinx have been Mulayam Singh, Mayawati and Kalyan Singh.

People Donald Trump Jr.'s wife, Vanessa Trump, files for divorce
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A somber Eric Trump was seen with his wife Lara Tump Thursday at a crepe restaurant in Aspen, just as Donald Trump Jr. There are reports the two have been struggling with marital issues for a long time. While Eric and Lara were eating crepes, Donald Trump Jr . was snuggling with his daughter, Chloe . Don Jr.'s been running his father's business while he's in office.

People Some Foreign Observers to Skip Russian Vote for Technical Reasons - Lawmaker
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A spokesman for Vladimir Putin described the UK's accusations as "unfounded" and said "it won't be long until" the Russian President makes a decision on retaliatory measures. Despite this, Ambassador Nikki Haley also declared Wednesday that the U.S. believes the British narrative. "Prime Minister May's decision to expel the Russian diplomats is the level of response that many Americans have been craving from our own administration".

People Stormy Daniels to tell 60 Minutes of 'physical threats' over Trump
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While plugging the 60 Minutes during a Friday Morning Joe appearance, Avenatti answered in the affirmative when co-host Mika Brzezinski asked if Daniels was ever physically threatened in an attempt to keep her quiet. "I think she's making some bad choices, but she always has", Gregory said. Trump's personal Michael Cohen has admitted to paying the money but has denied the affair, and last month he reportedly attempted to get a temporary restraining order against Daniels to stop her ...

People 'Islam Doesn't Belong to Germany'
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Angela Merkel (C) receives congratulations after being re-elected as chancellor in Berlin , Germany, March 14, 2018. On Wednesday morning, a coalition of Merkel's Christian Democratic Union party with the Social Democrats and the Christian Social Union prepared to take power in the country's "third grand coalition" government, in an arrangement agreed in February.

Author: 0 Russian Federation vows swift response on expulsions

Mr Primakov was speaking shortly before Theresa May laid out a series of retaliatory measures including the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats, suspension of all high-level official and diplomatic contact with Moscow, and a crackdown on flows of suspicious wealth through London .

People African president Jacob Zuma to be prosecuted for corruption (state prosecutor)
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Mokotedi Mpshe‚ the former director of public prosecutions who chose to withdraw charges against President Jacob Zuma in April 2009 said on Friday that he was convinced that his decision was correct at the time. "The NDPP has received the memorandum outlining the recommendations of the team, he will peruse it and advise on the way forward in due course", NPA spokesperson Advocate Luvuyo Mfaku said in an advisory to media.

People Trumbull High student arrested, threatened to 'shoot up' school
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A 16-year-old Trumbull High student is under arrest after police said she made an online threat to "shoot up" the school. "A vague threat came through a third party that somebody overheard", said Lt. The Wichita Police Department later confirmed that a 14-year-old girl was arrested on suspicion of making criminal threats on Twitter. Officers were also notified though social media and Crime Stoppers.

Author: 0 US Increases Sanctions Against Russia On "Nefarious Attacks"

Thursday's action freezes any assets the individuals and entities may have in the United States and bars Americans from doing business with them. But Mr Mnuchin was unequivocal in saying that Thursday's Treasury action "counters Russia's continuing destabilising activities, ranging from interference in the 2016 election to conducting destructive cyber-attacks".

People Korea's top diplomat meets Swedish PM
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Swedish officials have said the Stockholm talks would focus on the denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula and a possible Trump-Kim summit. Im added Moon may meet Trump after the inter-Korean summit but before Trump's planned summit with Kim in May .

People Californians protest Trump during visit
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President Trump claimed "the state of California is begging us to build walls in certain areas", along the border. Supporters of sanctuary policies say it is important for local and state law enforcement officials to remain independent of federal immigration so that undocumented workers feel safe in reporting crimes.

Author: 0 DHS: Russia is behind cyber attacks targeting United States infrastructure

THE DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (DHS) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation have released a report detailing Russian efforts to hack into U.S. Russian Federation denies trying to hack into other countries' systems. The initial victims are organizations linked to the hackers' primary targets, such as third-party suppliers who have less secure networks.

People Democrat poised to upset GOP in Pennsylvania special election
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The message to Republicans from the Pennsylvania special election was simple: nearly no one is safe. "Everyone learned their lesson from Jon Ossoff", a Democrat operative said . They have no one to blame but themselves, having for the most part compliantly acceded to Trumps takeover of the GOP and accelerating debasement of the nations politics.

People This is the world's happiest country in 2018
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Denmark was third, followed by Iceland and Switzerland. India ranked 133rd in the global list of the happiest countries, coming after terror-riven Pakistan and poorest-of-poor Nepal, according to a United Nations report released on Wednesday.

People Majithia apology: Kumar Vishwas takes a poetic dig at Arvind Kejriwal
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Kejriwal wrote to Majithia that he will withdraw all the statements and allegations made against him and also tendered an apology , saying the accusations were unfounded. AAP Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh also voiced his concern and said, "Many people are unhappy (with Arvind Kejriwal's apology to Bikram Singh Majithia )".

People Russian hackers targeted USA energy assets, officials say
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The comments come after the USA announced it was imposing sanctions on 19 Russians for alleged interference in the 2016 US election, including 13 indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller. The administration is also targeting the Internet Research Agency that Mueller says orchestrated much of the cybermeddling in the presidential election.

People US Accuses Russia Of Hacking Operations, Imposes Sanctions
Author: 0 US Accuses Russia Of Hacking Operations, Imposes Sanctions

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said there would be additional sanctions against Russian government officials and oligarchs "for their destabilising activities". He claimed the USA move was created to coincide with Russia's presidential election on Sunday. But they are the most significant (of limited) actions the Administration has adopted since taking office.

People Cop guarding BJP leader injured in militant attack
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A CRPF personnel who was injured in the gun fight is said to be stable and recovering. On the other hand, the troops have also launched a cordon and search operation in Hajin area of Bandipora district. According to police, the militants Thursday afternoon attacked policemen guarding a local pro-India politician. On Sunday, three militants from the same group were killed in the Hakoora-Anantnag area in south Kashmir.

People U.S. military helicopter crashes on Iraq-Syria border
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The crash occurred near the border with Syria, near the town of Al Qaim. Further details are not known and it is not clear whether the aircraft was brought down by hostile fire. There were USA personnel on board but it's unclear how many there were on board. Central Command said that they will investigate the cause of the crash.

People Trump decides to remove national security adviser McMaster
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Trump lashed out at McMaster in a late-night Twitter post last month. Sanders said in a tweet . Trump said Wednesday that economist and CNBC commentator Larry Kudlow would succeed Cohn. The Trump administration pushed back on reports of an imminent departure. According to the Post , Trump's possible reshuffling is grounded in stronger confidence from "what he views as triumphant decisions" last week to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports and his decision to meet with North ...

People Terrorists target BJP leader Anwar Khan in Jammu and Kashmir
Author: 0 Terrorists target BJP leader Anwar Khan in Jammu and Kashmir

He's said to be in a stable condition in hospital. A Central Reserve Police Force jawan was injured during the encounter. In another incident, a gunfight between terrorists and security forces was triggered after they attacked BJP leader Anwar Khan in the Khanmoh area of Pulwama district.

People White House sanctions Russia for interfering in Trump's 2016 election win
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The designations announced Thursday come as part of a long-delayed effort by the Trump administration to implement some of the sanctions mandated in a bill passed overwhelmingly by Congress last summer. He suggested the Trump administration had timed the sanctions to come ahead of this weekend's presidential election in Russian Federation, in which President Vladimir Putin is expected to win an overwhelming victory.

People Thousands of people evacuated from Syria's eastern Ghouta
Author: 0 Thousands of people evacuated from Syria's eastern Ghouta

The United States bombed a Syrian government air base past year over a deadly chemical weapons attack. Since then, Washington has repeatedly accused Damascus of using chlorine gas in attacks. Eastern Ghouta, a 105-square-km agricultural region consisting of several towns and farmlands, constitutes the last threat to Damascus given its proximity to government-controlled neighbourhoods east of the capital and continuing mortar attacks on residential areas there.

People Parental concerns left confusion at Thurston High School's walkout
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Students held placards bearing the names of the 17 students and faculty killed in the Parkland shootings . Columbine survivor Evan Todd did not participate. "Truly, we're the people whose lives are most at stake". "This is a young people's movement, and it's our job as elected officials to shepherd this passion so meaningful action is taken at the congressional level to address gun violence prevention".

People BJP sinks in UP, Bihar by-polls
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Ghanshyam Tiwari, spokesman for the Samajwadi Party (SP) whose two candidates won this week's Uttar Pradesh by-elections, said the BJP had been winning new states by "selling dreams" to voters through glitzy advertisements. For now, with the Congress still to prove itself, regional satraps such as West Bengal's Mamata Banerjee and Telangana's K Chandrashekar Rao are attempting to form a non-Congress, non-BJP "third front".

People England Make Six Changes For Ireland Clash
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Exeter's Dom Armand, the stand-out back rower in the Premiership this season but ignored by Jones since making his sole worldwide appearance off the bench in Argentina past year, is among the replacements . Explaining the most radical surgery he has applied for a tournament encounter, Jones said: "We felt we needed to make some changes, we need to get on the front foot".

People Ole Miss announces Kermit Davis as next basketball coach
Author: 0 Ole Miss announces Kermit Davis as next basketball coach

Ole Miss reportedly has its replacement for Andy Kennedy. While shattering attendance records, he coached 25 all-conference players and five players of the year in Murfreesboro and signed five top-25 recruiting classes, including the No. The news was released on the basketball team's official Twitter account on Thursday morning. Middle Tennessee State didn't get the NCAA Tournament bid many believed it deserved, and now the Blue Raiders have lost their coach, too.

People Hong Kong ranks fourth in Worldwide Cost of Living report
Author: 0 Hong Kong ranks fourth in Worldwide Cost of Living report

The report builds its ranking by comparing cities to New York City, which has an index of 100. "However, European cities tend to be priciest in the household, personal care, recreation and entertainment categories, with Zurich and Geneva the most expensive, perhaps reflecting a greater premium on discretionary spending", said the survey.

People Did Robert Mueller just cross Donald Trump's red line on Russian Federation?
Author: 0 Did Robert Mueller just cross Donald Trump's red line on Russian Federation?

Special Counsel Robert Mueller departs after briefing members of the U.S. Senate on his investigation into potential collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, U.S., June 21, 2017. Before any interview, Trump and his lawyers must complete their sensitive negotiations with Mueller over its terms. The White House declined to comment specifically on the report and referred questions to the Trump Organization.