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CBI questions Delhi Minister Satyandra Jain's wife in money laundering case

CBI questions Delhi Minister Satyandra Jain's wife in money laundering case

The CBI's visit to Mr. Jain's house, which the AAP has called a "raid", took place in pursuance of a preliminary inquiry registered by the agency in April. They claimed that the agency had sought time from her before visiting Jain's residence. "Both these men don't even exist". It is also alleged that Jain tried to convert this land into a residential plot using his influence as a minister in the AAP government. Read More

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Federal Reserve Continues To Normalize Monetary Policy

Euro zone government bond yields rose, reflecting post-Fed moves in U.S. Treasuries, whose yields had earlier fallen after weaker-than-forecast inflation and retail sales data triggered alarm about the underlying health of the U.S. The Fed raised its rate by a quarter percentage point on Wednesday to one-and-a-quarter-percent citing great progress in the USA economy including an increased number of jobs and a drop in the unemployment rate. Read More

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Cuba denounces Trump policy changes but is open to dialogue

Chris Murphy, D-Conn., tweeted Saturday - do the opposite of what President Barack Obama would have done. But reiterated their willingness to continue a "respectful and cooperative dialogue". "You went out and you voted, and here I am, like I promised". Travel by Americans to Cuba will still be possible, but with new restrictions that require US travelers do business with individual Cubans and not their military. Read More

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A look at attacks in Britain in recent weeks and years

A man intent on killing Muslims plowed a rented van into the group of Londoners - killing one and injuring 10 more - before jumping out and taunting them with slurs, according to witnesses. Video posted on social media appears to show police and bystanders surrounding an injured person on the ground after a van ploughed into worshippers near a London mosque . Read More

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Tech CEOs to visit White House

Cook will join several other heavy hitters in the tech industry, including Alphabet Chairman Eric Schmidt and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos , at what the White House is calling an " American Technology Council roundtable". Today's meeting will be led by Jared Kushner , Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law. For example, Trump's decision to remove the USA from the Paris Agreement , a pact to increase measures to control climate change, caused Tesla CEO Elon Musk to resign his ... Read More

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Kellyanne Conway's Husband Rips Into Trump's Travel Ban On Twitter

Kellyanne Conway's Husband Rips Into Trump's Travel Ban On Twitter

President Donald Trump faced criticism and claims that he undercut his own stalled travel order pending before the Supreme Court by saying it is "watered down" and "politically correct" and should have been "tougher". Trump again referring to his executive order blocking travelers from six Muslim majority nations as a "ban" - as he did in a Saturday tweet just after the attacks - despite press secretary Sean Spicer repeatedly refuting the term, calling it instead 'extreme vetting '. Read More

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Several arrests made at anti-Shariah rallies

Several arrests made at anti-Shariah rallies

Muslims oppose implementing sharia in the U.S. Similar demonstrations and counter-protests took place in cities across the country. "We are anti-radical Islam", one anti-Sharia demonstrator said during the rally. Saturday's demonstration was one the largest protests against Islam put on by "Act for America". "We're not going to take on Sharia law in this country". Read More

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Ballfield shooter carried names of 3 lawmakers

The congressman underwent another surgery Saturday, and the hospital says he is more responsive and speaking with family. "[Scalise] will require additional operations to manage abdominal injuries and other broken bones". Nonetheless, said Sava, "We fully expect him to be able to walk" and "hopefully run". Scalise had been in critical condition and fighting for his life after being shot in the hip by 66-year-old gunman James T. Read More

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Pediatricians advocate no safe level for lead found in baby food samples

Pediatricians advocate no safe level for lead found in baby food samples

The study, summarized here, "analyzed 11 years of data from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and found that food, and baby food in particular, is a meaningful-and surprising-source of lead ". Even without specifics on the magnitude of the risks involved, when a lead exposure issue is flagged, it's good practice to reduce the exposure - as a way to guard against associated negative health impacts such as decreased intellectual function. Read More

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Tarrant County confirms first case of West Nile virus this year

It has been recommended in the past that to avoid mosquito bites you should avoid being outdoors during Dusk and Dawn (the 4 Ds ). For the entire 2016 season, TCPH reported 44 human cases of West Nile disease, including one death. Older adults and those with compromised immune systems are at greater risk of developing central nervous system illness that can be fatal. While this is the first positive sample this year, Clark County has had such samples for the past several years. Read More

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John Oliver Breaks Down Why Coal Is Not Going To Happen

John Oliver Breaks Down Why Coal Is Not Going To Happen

To make a long story short, don't believe the lies Trump tells you about the coal mining industry. "Okay, okay, let me stop you right there", Oliver said as Trump was looking quite ridiculous. But most people don't have the imagination-or whatever-to leave their mine. Most striking, however, is the show's empathy for the miners as he points out that statistics likely aren't comforting at all coming from a British talk show host and green jobs being created by alternative energies aren't ... Read More

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1 dead, 10 injured in 'horrific terrorist attack' outside London mosque

The Muslim Council tweeted that worshippers had been struck and said its prayers were with the victims. Police said they had deployed extra officers "to reassure communities, especially those observing Ramadan". Authorities said the incident was being treated as a terror attack. The U.K. Prime Minister, Theresa May, declared the incident a terror attack shortly after the event took place. Read More

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In spite of tweet, lawyer says Trump not under investigation

On "Fox & Friends" Monday, Sekulow says that when people study the 2016 presidential election, they'll look back at Trump's communications as "the most successful utilization of social media platforms and communication in our lifetime". He said, however, that Sekulow's comments could mean the White House was taking the position that no investigation exists until Mueller's team officially confirms it, disregarding media reports based on anonymous sourcing. Read More

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Shootings kill or injure at least 19 US children each day

Shootings kill or injure at least 19 US children each day

The rates of homicide involving guns among kids were also higher in the South and Midwest, in comparison to other parts of the country. The findings revealed which states in the U.S. Boys accounted for 82 percent of the firearm deaths and 84 percent of nonfatal injuries from firearms. "Just having access to a gun in a situation where you're upset with what's going on at school or with your friends, or your own internal emotional state, it unfortunately can lead to suicide". Read More

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Severe thunderstorm watch for Upstate NY today: Damaging winds possible

Flash flooding due to torrential downpours and strong/damaging wind gusts are likely in any storms that develop. Monday, it's southern and eastern Vermont and New Hampshire under the gun for strong storms and heavy rain. Tornadoes are also a possibility, according to the weather service. "An approaching cold front will give us a bit of a catalyst, so plan for it now", said Severe Weather Team 2's Katie Walls. Read More

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Man plows van into crowd by London mosque; 10 injured

Man plows van into crowd by London mosque; 10 injured

It is "too soon" to say if the man who was found dead was killed when the van hit pedestrians as he was already being given first aid by the public on the pavement, police said. "People feel unsafe because after the terrorist attacks of London , Manchester, the increase of Islamophobia and hate crimes", he added. Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, who represents the area, uses the mosque as a place to meet with residents. Read More

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Driver plows into crowd outside London mosque, injuring 10

It is "too soon" to say if the man who was found dead was killed when the van hit pedestrians as he was already being given first aid by the public on the pavement, police said. The new trustees have fought hard to clear the mosque's name, and in 2015 opened its doors as part of a nationwide initiative to improve cross-community relations following terror attacks in Paris. Read More

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Trump says he is under investigation for firing James Comey

Trump says he is under investigation for firing James Comey

The Washington Post is reporting that the special counsel led by former Federal Bureau of Investigation director Robert Muller is now looking into whether Mr Trump attempted to obstruct justice . "I was going to fire Comey", Trump told NBC News' Lester Holt . Mr Trump's legal team said the latest leak to the media was "outrageous". In a tweet , the president also seemed to accuse the United States deputy attorney general of pursuing a " Witch Hunt ". Read More

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58 missing, presumed dead in London high-rise fire

Emergency workers walk on the roof of the fire-gutted Grenfell Tower in London , Friday, June 16, 2017, after a fire engulfed the 24-storey building on Wednesday morning. "It was a death trap, and they knew it", one person shouted as demonstrators surged inside the offices of the Kensington and Chelsea council, responsible for managing the social housing block in a working-class enclave of one of Britain's richest districts. Read More

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Poll shows most doubt Trump's respect for institutions

Poll shows most doubt Trump's respect for institutions

Rasmussen's findings vary drastically from what Gallup has been showing. Trump's base voters, his key demographics, appear to be growing tired of the president, as well. But 40 percent of Republicans chose a non-judgment (either "don't know" or "neither favorable or unfavorable"). Given the mutually reinforcing effects of partisan polarization in the electorate and the intensity of both positive and negative feelings toward Trump, it is no surprise that the poll reveals that ... Read More

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Iran's Revolutionary Guard says hit Syria for Tehran attacks

Iran's Revolutionary Guard says hit Syria for Tehran attacks

It claimed the attack killed a "big number of terrorists" and damaged their equipment and weapons. Iran's Revolutionary Guard, a hard-line paramilitary force, has seen advisers and fighters killed in the conflict. It said the attack targeted "a command base. of the terrorists in Deir ez-Zor". Islamic State militants have set up a new headquarters in Mayadeen, Syria, where they are digging in and likely planning more attacks against the West. Read More

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Cosby's wife lashes out after sex-assault case declared mistrial

The GIRLS creator tweeted "My heart is with every survivor" shortly after the news of the hung jury broke. According to the documents, lawyer Dolores Troiani asked Cosby: "When you got the Quaaludes, was it in your mind that you were going to use these Quaaludes for young women that you wanted to have sex with?" Jurors returned to court on Saturday after more than 50 hours of deliberations, telling the judge that they remained " hopelessly deadlocked " on all counts with no expectation ... Read More

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Congressman's shooting first test for Trump-era gun debate

Congressman's shooting first test for Trump-era gun debate

Terry McAuliffe turned up the anti-gun rhetoric during a press conference the day of the shooting saying , "I think we need to do more to protect all of our citizens", adding, "We lose 93 million Americans a day to gun violence". Many current congressional Republicans were ushered into their seats with the support of the National Rifle Association, including the injured Mr Scalise, who receives funding from the gun lobby group and has voted consistently against gun control measures. Read More

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Thomas shoots 63; breaks US Open record

His best finish at the U.S. Open was third in 2001. What a day for Justin Thomas. Fiji's Vijay Singh also recorded a seven-under 63, at Olympia Fields in 2003. Stricker shot a 69 to move to 2 under going into the final round. But Reed had hinted that a really low number was on with a 65 earlier in the day that catapulted him into contention at four behind and paved the way for Thomas's wonder effort. Read More

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Cop injured in clashes, GJM claims 3 fatalities

In another false alarm, this time raised by the CM no less; Banerjee claimed that protesters were threatening journalists to show certain clips and that some of her "media friends" had been kidnapped. At least four vehicles including three of police were torched while eight vehicles were vandalised. One civilian was killed and 36 security personnel, including an Indian Reserve Battalion (IRB) officer, were injured in Saturday's violence. Read More

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US Open: How the Irish have fared on Day 2

Johnson withdrew from the Masters after injuring his back in a fall and didn't arrive at Erin Hills until Tuesday because his fiancee gave birth to their second child. Fowler started on No. 1 made the turn at 2 under after a pair of birdies. England's Paul Casey is a shot further back on 7-under after carding a 71 to follow up yesterday's 66. Read More

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