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People Giuliani On Cohen's Biz Pitches: Trump 'Wasn't Aware Of That Situation'
Author: 0 Giuliani On Cohen's Biz Pitches: Trump 'Wasn't Aware Of That Situation'

Cohen is not only Trump's lawyer, he's also reportedly a close confidant of the president. "Why would you go to the president's private fixer?" he asked. However, Mr. Cohen never used Resolution Consultants. The attorney, Michael Avenatti , detailed some payments based on what appear to be non-public sources he hasn't identified.

People More Streaming Services Follow Spotify's Lead In Stopping R. Kelly Promotion
Author: 0 More Streaming Services Follow Spotify's Lead In Stopping R. Kelly Promotion

Like the hashtag campaigns #MeToo and #TimesUp, the online effort around R.Kelly sought to hold the artist accountable in the marketplace. It also noted that it still promotes music from acts that are felons and who have been arrested or convicted of violence against women, and songs that promote violence against women and misogyny.

People TDP workers pelt stones at Amit Shah's convoy
Author: 0 TDP workers pelt stones at Amit Shah's convoy

On April 30, Naidu hit out at the Centre for its failure to grant special category status to the state while saying that every other state received funds for development except Andhra. Shah offered prayers at the Lord Venkateswara shrine in Tirumala this morning. Tirupati Urban Superintendent of Police Abhishek Mohanty informed , "BJP leaders have lodged a complaint with us over the attack".

People Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Convicted After 2nd Graft Trial
Author: 0 Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Convicted After 2nd Graft Trial

But both men's convictions were overturned previous year after the U.S. Supreme Court, in a ruling that reversed the conviction of Bob McDonnell, a former Republican governor of Virginia, narrowed the kind of quid-pro-quo actions that could constitute corruption.

People Soggy Saturday, Drier Mother's Day
Author: 0 Soggy Saturday, Drier Mother's Day

Tomorrow wakes up to partly cloudy to mostly cloudy skies and we'll stay that way all day. High temperatures are anticipated to be in the 60s in the Poconos and far northern New Jersey, but readings will get into the 70s for the remainder of the region including the Lehigh Valley.

People K'taka polls: Cong seeks disqualification of BJP's Sriramulu
Author: 0 K'taka polls: Cong seeks disqualification of BJP's Sriramulu

A total of 2,655 candidates are in the fray and 4.96 lakh people, including 2.52 crore men and 2.44 crore women will take part in the election on May 15 . "Fortunately, the people of Karnataka will not let that happen". "For appeasement and vote bank politics", he said. Politicians of all hues were seen queuing up to seek blessings of the heads of various religious mutts, which hold a sway over Karnataka politics.

People John Kelly says immigrants don't have 'skills' in interview
Author: 0 John Kelly says immigrants don't have 'skills' in interview

Kelly also spoke at length about Trump's tough position on illegal immigrants coming into the country which triggered a warning on the NPR transcript of the interview that some readers might find his words "offensive". So, you know, to get that end of the political spectrum. Well , I've met an American guy and I have three children and I've worked and gotten a degree or I'm a brick mason or something like that.

People Nation's oldest veteran Richard Overton turns 112
Author: 0 Nation's oldest veteran Richard Overton turns 112

Looking forward to his 112th year, he said he has one goal: "I'm looking to live is about the main thing". "I'm enjoying myself", he said. Afterward, he returned to Central Texas and bought a house in East Austin for $4,000. Artist Chris Rogers included Overton in the new piece after the artist's original mural, painted in 2014, was removed. Richard Overton was born in 1906 and he's not just the country's oldest living veteran, he's also the country's oldest living man.

People Trump was told about Schneiderman's abuse of women back in 2013
Author: 0 Trump was told about Schneiderman's abuse of women back in 2013

Schneiderman resigned May 7 after a New Yorker story quoted women who said he abused them. Weiner is gone, Spitzer is gone - next will be lightweight A.G. "The extent of Mr. Cohen's memorializing any of our communications is unknown", he added, asking the court to seal any such records related to the conversation.

People Biplab Deb's remark on Rabindranath Tagore triggers controversy, Congress attacks
Author: 0 Biplab Deb's remark on Rabindranath Tagore triggers controversy, Congress attacks

According to sources, Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb is very much keen to hold such summit for attracting investors to the State. In reality, Tagore received his Nobel Prize for his collection of poems in Gitanjali . Deb even went on to question the crowning of Diana Hayden as Miss World in 1997, saying she was "not an Indian beauty like Aishwarya Rai". Also, he suggested, young men should breed cows and explore a career in dairy.

People Nashville reportedly emerges as top contender to host the 2019 NFL Draft
Author: 0 Nashville reportedly emerges as top contender to host the 2019 NFL Draft

After a nine-year run at Radio City Music Hall in NY ended in 2014, the draft has been held in Chicago (2015-16), Philadelphia (2017) and Arlington, Texas (2018). good luck. The host city for the 2019 NFL Draft will be decided on May 21st. Spyridon said he was "cautiously optimistic" that Nashville would land the draft, putting odds at much better than 50-50.

People Foreign tourists involved in Prospective kidnapping in Virunga National Park
Author: 0 Foreign tourists involved in Prospective kidnapping in Virunga National Park

Park spokesman Vianney Harakandi told CNN the ambush happened around 10 a.m. and the park's security staff was deployed to investigate. Five park guards and a driver were killed in an ambush in early April. "They are an extremist Islamic movement operating to undermine the government of Uganda", de Merode said. The park has experienced an increase in violence in recent months.

People Foreign Ministers Of Russia, Germany Call For Iran Deal To Be Preserved
Author: 0 Foreign Ministers Of Russia, Germany Call For Iran Deal To Be Preserved

Deputy Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov met his Iranian counterpart Abbas Araghchi in Tehran, where the two sides "agreed to continue close coordination in this area". "It is very important to save the adherence to this agreement and today we spoke about it", Maas said. Trump pulled out of the 2015 pact and promised to reinstate U.S.

People Trump to Drop Call for Medicare to Negotiate Lower Drug Prices
Author: 0 Trump to Drop Call for Medicare to Negotiate Lower Drug Prices

President Trump gestures during his speech at an NRA convention in Dallas. The proposal, which includes 50 different initiatives, seeks to increase competition in the industry by making it easier for cheaper, generic drugs to reach the market; reducing consumers' out-of-pocket spending on medicines; cutting incentives for doctors to write high-price prescriptions; and improving negotiations in the government-subsidized programs, Azar said .

People Republicans pledge to show OH is still 'a Trump state'
Author: 0 Republicans pledge to show OH is still 'a Trump state'

It's only slightly higher than the 62 percent win rate for Dems in 2012. Republicans have begun to sour on Robert Mueller's handling of the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS, and they are increasingly likely to say the President should not testify under oath for the special counsel.

People Hero-Burman wins Fortis battle, waits now for shareholders' nod
Author: 0 Hero-Burman wins Fortis battle, waits now for shareholders' nod

Fortis initially agreed to be bought by domestic peer Manipal Hospitals with global buyout firm TPG Capital Management LP [TPG.UL], but shareholder objections and competing offers scuttled the deal. The remaining investment of Rs 750 crore will be infused into the company over the next four months. Further, another Rs 1,000 crore was offered to be invested via preferential issue of warrants priced at Rs 176 per share.

People Oil touches 3½-year high after U.S. quits Iran deal
Author: 0 Oil touches 3½-year high after U.S. quits Iran deal

Brent crude futures rose $2.02 to $76.87 USA a barrel, a 2.7 per cent gain, by 10:52 a.m. ET. Iran had struck the JCPoA (Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action) deal with the USA, the UK, Russia, China, France and Germany after years of negotiations.

People Sunny & hot Mother's Day weekend
Author: 0 Sunny & hot Mother's Day weekend

Lows will fall into the mid 60s. However, a passing shower can not be ruled out by the afternoon. A total of about 0.75 to 1.50 inches of rain is expected, which shouldn't be enough for much flooding since it comes over a long period. The first half of Saturday will see a sunny sky. The rain will taper off and end tomorrow night as temperatures dip into the 40s. Next week's temperatures will be back to the 70s and 80s and there's a slight chance of storms or showers for Wednesday and ...

People Bitcoin Slips Below $9000 After Korean Exchange Raid
Author: 0 Bitcoin Slips Below $9000 After Korean Exchange Raid

The prosecutors have conducted searches at the exchange and confiscated computers and accounting records. Upbit is the largest exchange in Korea and one of the four world's largest cryptocurrency exchanges and cryptos have already been under pressure for suspected money laundering and illegal activities.

People Ask Your Child for Consent Before Changing Diapers, Expert Says
Author: 0 Ask Your Child for Consent Before Changing Diapers, Expert Says

Child behavior expert Nathalie Brown opined babies can not give their consent for anything let alone for changing diapers because the concept of consent is too complicated for them to grasp. Teaching children consent can begin with aspects as simple as tone, eye-contact and body language . "Troll me all you want, add to your blog inches, but remember that when you do, you are negating the voices of these fearless survivors of sexual abuse".

People Trump and Iran: The Big Winner is Vladimir Putin
Author: 0 Trump and Iran: The Big Winner is Vladimir Putin

Putin's teammates were Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu , Olympic champs Vyacheslav Fetisov , Aleksey Kasatonov , Valery Kamensky , Pavel "Russian Rocket" Bure and others. Putin's squad faced off against the Flagman team from the Leningard region who won the Night Hockey League's ( NHL's ) main trophy this year - the Krutov Cup.

People Trump says he'll speak Tuesday with President Xi of China
Author: 0 Trump says he'll speak Tuesday with President Xi of China

Those meetings appeared to make scant progress, but further discussions are scheduled to resume next week. As a special envoy of Chinese President Xi Jinping, Liu He is also a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, and chief of the Chinese side of the China-U.S.

People Hawaiians alerted to rising risks of toxic gas, lava bursting from ground
Author: 0 Hawaiians alerted to rising risks of toxic gas, lava bursting from ground

If Kilaue's eruption turns explosive, the damage could be catastrophic. When that lava lake meets the ground water level - which they think is most likely to happen sometime in the next few weeks - it could lead to a series of powerful steam explosions that could shower the surrounding area in 10-ton molten rocks and spew ash as far as 20 miles downwind, the scientists said during a conference call with reporters.

People United Kingdom pro-Brexit group fined for breaking campaign spending law
Author: 0 United Kingdom pro-Brexit group fined for breaking campaign spending law

The Electoral Commission said Leave.EU, which was allowed to spend 700,000 pounds ($950,000), overspent by at least 77,380 pounds and presented "incomplete and inaccurate" information about its spending. Services the group received from the U.S. campaign strategy firm Goddard Gunster were not included in the spending return, despite a proportion of them having been used during Leave.EU's referendum campaign.

People SC Collegium agrees to reiterate recommendation for Justice KM Joseph - with others
Author: 0 SC Collegium agrees to reiterate recommendation for Justice KM Joseph - with others

Joseph's name will be sent back along with some other names for appointment as Supreme Court judges. It is learnt that the Collegium comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi , M.B. A top court official said that Justice Chelameswar, in his letter sent to the CJI, had conveyed that he was reiterating his decision favouring elevation of Justice Joseph as the judge of the apex court as there was no change in the circumstances that had led the ...

People Trump falsely claims he gave military first raise in 10 years
Author: 0 Trump falsely claims he gave military first raise in 10 years

In reality, they get pay hikes every year, the outlet reported. The order holds agencies accountable for increasing their use of the noncompetitive hiring authority for military spouses, and American businesses across the country are also encouraged to expand job opportunities for military spouses, the president said.

Author: 0 Republican voters rule primary

While opinions differ on whether voter turnout ultimately sank the Clinton campaign, these figures still send a clear message that Americans will not turn out to vote for an unpopular candidate, even when the alternative is even less-popular.

People Hamas wants Palestinian protesters to breach border fence
Author: 0 Hamas wants Palestinian protesters to breach border fence

Amnesty International said that condemning Israel is not enough and called for an international arms embargo against Israel to punish it for illegal conduct and human rights violations. Despite fears that the death toll would climb each week after the Great March of Return campaign began March 30, the total of Palestinian dead is 47, including 19 that first Friday, and none died May 4.

People Kenya's Patel dam bursts, sweeping away homes in Solai
Author: 0 Kenya's Patel dam bursts, sweeping away homes in Solai

Police say the move was necessary after locals raised fears that a similar tragic incident may happen again. The death toll has risen to 44, and 40 people have been reported as missing, according to Nakuru Governor Lee Kinyanjui. The public prosecutor's office said on Twitter the police have been asked to "to carry out thorough investigations to establish cause and culpability if any" in the disaster.