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Equal Pay Day Is April 4 This Year- Here's Why That Matters

Gabbard cosponsored the Paycheck Fairness Act which would strengthen the Equal Pay Act of 1963 , and guarantee that women can challenge pay discrimination and hold employers accountable. The average woman in OH - including Dayton - is paid around 75 per cent of what her male counterpart gets paid. That breakdown can vary even more when it comes to race and ethnicity. Read More

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Man accused in theft of guns arrested in Wisconsin

Man accused in theft of guns arrested in Wisconsin

A person called police after spotting someone resembling Joseph A. Jakubowski camping on a farm near Readstown, Wisconsin. State and federal law enforcement officers have been searching for Jakubowski since April 4, 2017. Gov. Scott Walker praised law enforcement for their work in capturing Jakubowski. Jeffrey Anderson, Acting U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, announced the unsealing of that complaint charging 32-year-old Jakubowski with stealing firearms from a ... Read More

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Trump aides differ over Assad's future after Syria attack

U.S. Treasury officials say they are preparing sanctions in response to the chemical weapons attack, though the Syrian government is already buried under U.S. United States intelligence indicates that Syrian military forces operating from this airfield were responsible for the chemical weapons attack on Syrian civilians in southern Idlib Province, Syria, that occurred on April 4. Read More

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Tillerson: U.S.-Russia relations are 'at a low point'

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, after meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday, said relations between the countries are 'at a low point'. Not only did Lavrov categorically dispute this interpretation of events, saying Russian Federation was "not convinced" by the US' evidence that sarin gas was deliberately used, but called for an "honest investigation" into the attack that he suggested would reveal the United States and UN were bluffing if it did not come to pass. Read More

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North Korea Rolls Out Missiles During Founder's Birthday Celebrations

It came a day after North Korea displayed almost 60 missiles - including what is suspected to be a new intercontinental ballistic missile - at a parade to mark the 105th birthday of its founder Kim Il-sung. Missiles are paraded across Kim Il Sung Square during a military parade Saturday in Pyongyang , North Korea . North Korea announced on Saturday that it could beat down enemies with the power of nuclear justice and in a veiled reference warned the United States that it was prepared to ... Read More

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Saturn's Moon Enceladus Has The 'Chemical Energy' To Support Life: NASA Reveals

Two long running Nasa missions, the Hubble Space Telescope and the Cassini mission to Saturn, are providing the evidence necessary for further scientific investigations into extraterrestrial life. After that ends, it's not clear when another spacecraft will head to Saturn's moon. NASA/JPL-Caltech/Handout via REUTERSNASA's Cassini spacecraft is shown diving through the plume of Saturn's moon Enceladus, in 2015, in this photo illustration. Read More

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Apple to begin testing on self-driving cars

Till then, Apple will probably be busy taking its autonomous cars to the streets. The Californian Department of Motor Vehicles (CDMV) permission allows Apple to test drive vehicles on public roads. A recent Twitter update came through showing Apple's listing on the California DMV website, which means they could be ready to start testing self-driving cars in the Golden State. Read More

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Apple enters self-driving auto race

Recent reports also suggest that Apple is working on self-driving software instead of developing a vehicle, like Tesla Motors and many other automobile companies are doing. DMV rules require that a human driver always be seated in the auto even if it is on autonomous driving mode. As per The Verge report, "Late previous year, Apple submitted a letter to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in which it said that it was " investing heavily in the study of machine learning and ... Read More

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Apple granted DMV Permit for Self-driving Vehicles in California

Apple wants a piece of this action, but it's got a lot of competition: 29 other companies have autonomous vehicle testing permits in California. Though Apple has yet to officially announce that they are working on self-driving cars, having them on the official list of companies confirms that they are, indeed, quietly working their way to the autonomous automobile industry. Read More

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Driving test: Learners must be able to use sat navs

Driving test: Learners must be able to use sat navs

Transport minister Andrew Jones said despite the United Kingdom having some of the safest roads in the world, the government was "always looking to make them safer". "Ensuring the driving test is relevant in the 21st Century - for example the introduction of sat navs - will go a long way towards doing this", said United Kingdom transport minister Andrew Jones. Read More

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Planned Parenthood: Trump move highlights need for Md. law

Planned Parenthood: Trump move highlights need for Md. law

Alabama's Planned Parenthood chapters will not be affected by a potential withholding of federal funding authorized by President Donald Trump Thursday. Things are about to change in a major way for women across the country. "Too many women still face barriers to health care, especially young women, women of color, those who live in rural areas, and women with low incomes". Read More

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Tesla Model 3 final production unveil planned for July

Tesla Model 3 final production unveil planned for July

Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA ) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February 22nd. Tesla had a negative net margin of 14.74% and a negative return on equity of 29.17%. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. According to Business Insider , more than 400,000 people have preordered the vehicle since previous year. Read More

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Elon Musk says Tesla pickup and semi-trucks are coming

Looking back to Tesla's "Master Plan Part Deux", which was announced in a blog post in July past year, Tesla specifically mentioned that large-scale cargo trucks were firmly in its sights: "In addition to consumer vehicles, there are two other types of electric vehicles needed: heavy-duty trucks and high passenger-density urban transport". Read More

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Animal Adventure Park via CNN

Animal Adventure Park via CNN

Yowsers. The proud father (who didn't end up being pregnant for over a year, just sayin;) is 5-year-old Oliver . This is the April's fourth calf and her mate, Oliver's first. After an hour, it was on its feet, walking gingerly around the pen. After months of waiting, April the giraffe has finally given the world a lovely calf, live on the giraffe cam. Read More

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13 arrested in pro and anti-Trump rallies

Air Force near the end of the Cold War. Dozens of police officers in riot gear standing nearby quickly arrested one man. Others were arrested after several skirmishes. Many Trump supporters already in MLK Civic Park with helmets and vests ahead of anticipated pro- and anti- Trump protests. The City of Berkeley banned protesters from carrying sticks, pipes, poles and "anything else that can be used for a "riot" in an effort to "ensure the peaceful expression of free speech". Read More

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New Jaguar F-Type four-cylinder here this year

Boasting the highest specific power output of any engine in the F-TYPE range (150hp per litre), the new F-TYPE engine is the most powerful derivative yet of JLR's Ingenium petrol four-cylinder. The "shark gill" air intakes have been replaced by single intakes with a wire mesh design, along with LED headlights and taillights of a slightly different design. Read More

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Protesters in Texas seek release of Trump tax returns

Silverman said she felt "beholden to be an active citizen". "Trump's businesses around the world raise so many questions about whether his policies serve the national interest or his own bottom line". The demonstrations, organized by a loose coalition of labor and left-leaning groups with various economic agendas, are meant to focus on Trump's refusal to disclose his tax-paying history, something his predecessors in the White House have done for more than 40 years . Read More

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Tax deadline: Is Trump paying his fair share?

Some of the hundreds of marchers in Austin held signs with captions including: "What Are Your Hiding Mr. President?" and "We The People Want Wo See Trump's Taxes". The protest was organized by grassroots organization Voices Rising. Presidential tax disclosures are not required by law, but at least 24 state legislatures have introduced legislation aimed at forcing future presidents to release their personal tax information before taking office. Read More

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San Bernardino confronting a new tragedy

San Bernardino confronting a new tragedy

Smith, 53, spent the next month staying with her adult children in Moreno Valley and Riverside, as Anderson contacted her repeatedly trying to persuade her to come home, Burguan said. Yet those at school knew nothing of this discord. "We are hoping for [the boy's] full recovery", San Bernardino City Unified School District Superintendent Dr. Read More

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United Airlines Changes Its Policy On Displacing Customers

United Airlines Changes Its Policy On Displacing Customers

On the same day that a United passenger was being dragged off his flight, beaten bloody, a different United flight, this one from Houston to Calgary, was having problems of its own-this time with a scorpion. Dao doesn't remember exactly what occurred because of the concussion he suffered, Demetrio said. Delta has reviewed its incentive policy to persuade passengers to give up their seats. Read More

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Ways to Support National Parks During National Park Week

Ways to Support National Parks During National Park Week

In that spirit, WanderBat , a travel research site by Graphiq , found the most popular national parks in America. Also special: April has the most free national park days of any month (and not every month has free days). It's the nation's biggest celebration of national heritage. Hikers this week found the injured wolf inside the park , near Gardiner, Mont. On Saturday , April 15, kids of all ages can earn their Junior Ranger badge at one of the many fun programs ... Read More

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Wall St's 'Charging Bull' artist says girl statue violates his rights

Wall St's 'Charging Bull' artist says girl statue violates his rights

But Di Modica was not pleased. The " Charging Bull " was, like the "Fearless Girl", a symbol of empowerment that stood for the resilience and strength of America. The sculptor of Wall Street's famous " Charging Bull " is pushing back against the overnight sensation of the bull's newest companion: a statue that's become known as " Fearless Girl ", which depicts a small girl squaring off against the bovine companion. Read More

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