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Court Upholds Sentence for New Delhi Men Convicted of Gang Rape

Court Upholds Sentence for New Delhi Men Convicted of Gang Rape

Prosecutors said the four - Akshay Thakur, Vinay Sharma, Pawan Gupta and Mukesh - took their victim to the back of a private bus in the capital, raping her and causing internal organ damage. Her father, Badri Nath Singh, said it "was a big victory, not just for the family, but for the country". Legal experts have said that the sentences may take anything from several months to years to be carried out. Read More

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French campaign watchdog examines election-eve Macron leak

French voters in overseas territories casted their votes on Saturday, but the results will be only known after all votes are casted on the mainland. Polls close in Burbank at 7 p.m. (Onwards!) confirmed the hack in a statement: "The En Marche!" It recalled similar leaks from Hillary Clinton's USA presidential campaign, which also said that authentic documents were mixed with false ones. Read More

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Government needs a good shutdown, tweets frustrated Trump

Government needs a good shutdown, tweets frustrated Trump

President Donald Trump declared Tuesday the USA government "needs a good shutdown" this fall to fix a "mess" in the Senate, signaling on Twitter his displeasure with a bill to keep operations running. Mulvaney say that he's "not anxious about September" right now . "From my point of view, we pretty well got our clock cleaned", said Sen. Two senior administration officials said Tuesday that the White House had planned to unveil its plans to replace some existing fencing with steel ... Read More

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NEET exam to be held on May 7 in 103 cities

NEET exam to be held on May 7 in 103 cities

Almost 11 lakh students across 104 cities attended the NEET (National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test). Dress Code for Candidates: With rising incidents of cheating and impersonation in exams, the central board has prescribed a strict dress code, which candidates need to adhere while appearing for the NEET exams. Read More

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West Virginia Senate advancing budget bills

West Virginia Senate advancing budget bills

House Minority Leader Tim Miley, D-Harrison, on the House floor asked Speaker Tim Armstead, R-Kanawha, why the bill should not be referred to a committee. "Our population is declining, and it seems immoral to continue to place more taxation on our residents. If it doesn't, I just feel our children will have fewer chances for a brighter future". Read More

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Powassan virus prompts officials to expand tick monitoring

Powassan virus prompts officials to expand tick monitoring

Smith. Given the serious nature of the disease, experts say it's best to try to do what you can to avoid being bitten by a tick in the first place. Similarly, Lyme is showing increasing numbers. As of now, there is no definitive data as to how fast and how far the Powassan virus has spread, although new reported cases mostly come from the Northeast and northern areas of the Midwest - including Maine, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and NY. Read More

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37 teams registered for Relay for Life

37 teams registered for Relay for Life

Thirty-seven teams have signed up for the 2017 event, from 6 p.m.to midnight Saturday, June 3 at Haas Field behind Chatham Middle School. Cancer survivors, caregivers, volunteers, and community members will unite for the annual American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Weston and Westport in an effort to free the world from the pain and suffering of cancer. Read More

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Nation Divided on President's First 100 Days

Fifty-three percent of people in an ABC News/Washington Post poll said they disapprove of Trump's performance so far, while an NBC/Wall Street Journal poll showed 54% saying they disapprove. "It's not very meaningful". "Because if most voters in America got to choose the number they preferred, well, you wouldn't be in the White House, Donald". Read More

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IPL 2017: Knuckle ball a Powerful Weapon for Bowlers, Says Aaron Finch

IPL 2017: Knuckle ball a Powerful Weapon for Bowlers, Says Aaron Finch

In a tweet, McCullum stated that the "compressed tournament and long travel" had taken a toll. "I hurt my hamstring and that's ruled me out for the next three to four weeks". Patel then completed a man-of-the-match display with the ball, the left-arm spinner returning the impressive figures of 3-11 from three overs as the visitors rolled Bangalore for just 119 at the end of the 19th over. Read More

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Sore ankle keeps Raptors G Lowry out of starting lineup

Up 26 after three quarters Cavs head coach Ty Lue, celebrating his 40th birthday in fine style, stayed with James into the fourth and the Cavs continued the assault. Valanciunas benefitted greatly from the free space afforded in the paint to score 23 points on 10-of-13 shooting. He shot 12-of-20 from the field, a much better performance than the four points he scored in Houston's one-sided win in game one. Read More

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House repeal of 'Obamacare' hands hot potato to wary Senate

States can also choose to allow insurers to charge higher rates for people with pre-existing conditions , but only if the states set up high risk pools to help with the costs. But its pathway through the Senate will be at least as bumpy. Many of you will either lose your health care or find yourself paying outrageous premiums to get medicine and treatment. Read More

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County leaders taking steps to prevent Zika virus in Charlotte

County leaders taking steps to prevent Zika virus in Charlotte

The Texas Department of State Health Services stands ready to provide technical expertise as you prepare your locality's Zika response plans or prepare to conduct community engagement efforts", the letter continues. A 10-percent attack rate could cost more than $10.3 billion. For comparison, the attack rate of Zika in French Polynesia and that of chikungunya-a similar virus-in Puerto Rico have both exceeded 10%. Read More

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Young children using handheld devices could have speech delays

Young children using handheld devices could have speech delays

The study included 894 children between ages six months and two years participating in a practice-based research network in Toronto between 2011 and 2015. Though many parents question how much screen time is OK for their kids and try to adhere to the American Academy of Pediatrics' screen time guidelines, few might be aware of how screen time affects their child's development. Read More

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COUNTY COUNCIL ELECTIONS: All the results from Huntingdonshire

After months of campaigning, more than 445,000 voters across Worcestershire will be able to have their say on which party controls County Hall for the first time since 2013. Polling stations are staying open until 22:00 BST. Counting will start from 10am tomorrow across six different venues in Worcester, Malvern, Wychavon, Kidderminster, Redditch and Bromsgrove, with the results due by mid-afternoon. Read More

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Free Comic Book Day is Saturday, May 6

Free Comic Book Day is Saturday, May 6

Seagle dropped this nugget of information confirming work on a sequel to one of his own comics. "But during that daytime, just the amount of purchases-like impulse buys that people make- more than makes up for it", he said. The escapism is some of it. What happened for comic shops to pop up in places like Claremore and Pryor? As this unlikely band of misfits returns to outer space once more, nothing will prepare them for their first run in with the new Nova Corps! "Marvel and DC always do a ... Read More

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New Gander Mountain owner Marcus Lemonis tweets intentions

New Gander Mountain owner Marcus Lemonis tweets intentions

An employee who answered the store phone said all questions needed to be directed to Jess Myers with Ewald Consulting, a public relations firm working with Gander Mountain. We have put in a request for more information. Camping World CEO Marcus Lemonis said in a press release that "the liquidation of the existing Gander Mountain inventory will allow us to start with a clean slate of what we consider the appropriate mix and level of inventory". Read More

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House passes ethics commission bill with some reluctance

House passes ethics commission bill with some reluctance

Many of those laws were in response to concerns over ballot tampering and voter suppression. Tonight's vote returns the bill to the Senate, which had passed it in April. "Who are we to tell legitimate patients they can not smoke their cannabis?" Smith asked. "Who are we to tell legitimate patients that they can't smoke their cannabis? That's not our business, members". Read More

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Coffee and a bagel take on new meaning

Coffee and a bagel take on new meaning

Bagel chain Einstein Bros . has just introduced the Espresso Buzz Bagel which is loaded with 32mg of caffeine - about a third of the amount that's in a standard cup of coffee. Einstein's new bagel also has 13 grams of protein . The other two Boosted Bagels are the Cherry Chia Bagel, with cherries, chia and oats, and the Cherry Chia Ham and Swiss, with smoked ham, Swiss and butter. Read More

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Ellen DeGeneres is launching a YouTube series

USA singer Katy Perry will debut an exclusive show on YouTube. Ellen's Show Me More Show: A twice-a-week series built just for YouTube , giving fans behind the scenes access to some of the biggest stars and her favorite moments. YouTube , seemingly reinvigorated by its website's visual refresh and the ridiculous advertising potential of its platform, has announced a slew of "exclusive" shows with pop culture's top brass. Read More

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Manhunt for Crookston homicide suspect follows officer-involved shooting in Bloomington

Manhunt for Crookston homicide suspect follows officer-involved shooting in Bloomington

Authorities connected Frazier to the death of a woman he lived with in Crookston. Officers found the body of 48-year-old Tawnja Wallace this morning in the home she shared with 49-year-old Eddie Frazier. Authorities in Polk County issued an arrest warrant on charges of second degree murder, and alerted law enforcement agencies around the state to be on the lookout for Frazier. Read More

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Democrat closes in on Congress seat in Georgia

Democrat closes in on Congress seat in Georgia

The Georgia Congressional seat vacated by Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price is on the cusp of being occupied by a Democrat for the first time in nearly 40 years. Handel moved quickly to unite her fractured party, drawing immediate endorsements from some of her fellow GOP candidates and national party leaders, including House Speaker Paul Ryan. Read More

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Shutdown? New U.S. president, same old government brinkmanship

Less than an hour later, Trump himself deflected attacks that he may be backing off his border wall campaign promise, insisting, still that it "will get built and help stop drugs, human trafficking etc". "Our major concerns in these negotiations have been about funding for the wall and uncertainty about. payments crucial to the stability of the marketplaces under the Affordable Care Act". Read More

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Salina to Honor Fallen Officers

Salina to Honor Fallen Officers

Mary's Church. - Detroit police officers marched through Downtown in memory of law enforcement personnel across the country who have died in the line of duty. A 21-gun salute was rendered and Taps was played. At noon there will be a wreath-laying at Evergreen Cemetery. "It's just a sobering reminder of the danger our officers face each and every day", Craig said. Read More

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Family stuck in flooded overturned truck meets man who saved baby's life

Family stuck in flooded overturned truck meets man who saved baby's life

That's when Mitchell said the baby started to respond. Incredible footage shows hero motorists pulling a baby and a toddler from an overturned vehicle during flooding as deadly tornadoes swept across Texas. Mr Ocheltree described the terrifying ordeal on Facebook , saying: "Life comes at you in a blink of an eye". On Monday, Marshal was released from the hospital while Addy is still being treated and is in stable condition. Read More

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Met gala 2017: priyanka looks goddamn sexy

Met gala 2017: priyanka looks goddamn sexy

In her comments, Chopra highlights an important and all-too-common microaggression that people who possess nontraditional European features are familiar with. The Baywatch star goes on to explain that while she used to be angered by the word, she now uses moments when she hears it to educate. Priyanka Chopra has now wrapped up season two of Quantico, and was in India recently to finalised some projects for Bollywood. Read More

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President's Health: Aisha Buhari Thanks Nigerians For Their Prayers

President's Health: Aisha Buhari Thanks Nigerians For Their Prayers

Buhari's absence at today's meeting, in addition to his silence during the May day celebrations, will only add to the raging discontent over his state of health and suitability for office. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has called on workers and employers to work together to put out the economy from the recession . We do not intend to pay them back in the same coin that they paid us. Read More

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Number of Malnourished Children in Somalia Rising

Number of Malnourished Children in Somalia Rising

About 1.4 million Somali children could suffer from severe malnutrition, with 275,000 of them being under the acute threat of starvation, the U.N. Children's Fund ( UNICEF ) said on Tuesday. United Nations Children's Fund warns situation may be far worse than 2011 starvation when estimated 260,000 children died. Mercado pointed out that during that starvation, "the major killer of children were diarrhoea and measles". Read More

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