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Blue Jays LHP House struck in head by line drive

Blue Jays LHP House struck in head by line drive

A pitcher took a line drive to the head Friday, laid motionless on the ground immediately after and stayed down for about 20 minutes, until an ambulance drove onto the field to help him to the hospital. It's scary, you know. The left-handed pitcher looking for a job with the Blue Jays took a comebacker off the bat of Detroit's John Hicks in the bottom of the ninth Friday. Read More

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Dem Rep Moves To Block Funding For The Border Wall

Dem Rep Moves To Block Funding For The Border Wall

February saw 45 percent fewer border crossings than in January, when figures had already dropped by more than 24,000 from the October's peak of about 67,000. They went from 31,578 in January to 18,762 in February. Immigration analysts, however, said that it is too soon to call it a trend, and expressed skepticism about crediting the Trump administration exclusively for the decline. Read More

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Light snowfall in Srinagar

Cold wave conditions were renewed in Kashmir Valley as intermittent snowfall and rains lashed some parts for the second day, prompting authorities to suspend traffic on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway. Meanwhile, the night temperatures at most places in the Kashmir division continued their downward trend with Srinagar recording a low of 1.8 degrees Celsius against the previous night's 3.1. Read More

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Trump Invites Palestinian President to White House

There have been no substantive peace talks between the Israelis and Palestinians since US-mediated negotiations broke down in April 2014. The spokesman, Nabil Abu Rudeina, said that Trump stressed his "commitment to a peace process that would lead to a real peace between Palestinians and Israelis", Wafa reported. Read More

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Turkey uses Germany row to stir up nationalism ahead of vote

Turkey uses Germany row to stir up nationalism ahead of vote

Turkish Culture and Tourism Minister Nabi Avci called on German tourists to visit Turkey, saying the country offers an alternative vacation opportunity with several types of tourism facilities, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency. He also kept up the anti-German tirade after the meeting, telling press at a business fair later the same day that: "In Germany we see many politicians and the press. Read More

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Agents arrest Brownwood man on child porn charges

Agents arrest Brownwood man on child porn charges

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced that the Child Exploitation Unit (CEU) of his office arrested Robert Odean Fry, 54, of Brownwood, yesterday on three counts of Possession of Child Pornography, a third-degree felony. Danny Murphy, 37, made his first court appearance Friday for the charges after a federal grand jury indicted him with conspiracy, receipt and possession of child pornography. Read More

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South Korea court orders Park removed from office

South Korea court orders Park removed from office

According to an aide who spoke to reporters outside the court, Park is planning on staying at the presidential residence known as the Blue House on Friday despite her removal from office, but wouldn't be issuing a statement. Choi is accused of using her presidential ties to force local firms to "donate" almost $70 million to non-profit foundations she then allegedly used for personal gain. Read More

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Hammond announces tax rise for self-employed

The change will affect all self-employed individuals earning more than £8,060. But he failed to appreciate the self-employed normally have much more financial risk and much less security than the employed. In a blistering attack in an article for The Daily Telegraph website, Tory MP Anne Marie Morris wrote: "The changes to National Insurance defy belief!" Malcolm Trobe, interim general secretary of the Association of School and College Leaders, said: "We fully support the planned ... Read More

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Women Turn to Planned Parenthood for 'Mammograms, Maternity Care'

Women Turn to Planned Parenthood for 'Mammograms, Maternity Care'

Texas saw a rise in pregnancy-related deaths and health complications after state Republicans succeeded in closing over 80 family planning clinics, including many operated by Planned Parenthood , through steep health care cuts. "Maryland is on the wrong side of this issue in pursuing a bill that would continue to fund Planned Parenthood ", Del. Frelinghuysen recently maintained that he supports a woman's right to choose, and Planned Parenthood. Read More

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DHS: Illegal Border Crossing Off 40 Percent Under Trump

DHS: Illegal Border Crossing Off 40 Percent Under Trump

Kelly also said that fees charged by smugglers to get illegal immigrants over the border have more than doubled, to which he credits "changes in U.S policy, including the detention of apprehended aliens". The numbers dropped in the late summer and early fall of 2014, amid rising panic in the USA about a "border crisis", after the Obama administration promised to put more families in immigration detention. Read More

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The Biggest Loser: Marathon Oil Tumbles 8.7% as Crude Craters

The Biggest Loser: Marathon Oil Tumbles 8.7% as Crude Craters

Market confidence faltered after news of another big rise in USA crude inventories that have built steadily to record highs as US oil production has grown this year. Oil prices have plunged to the lowest level this year as United States shale producers boost output at an astonishing pace and crude inventories keep rising, triggering a wave of selling by hedge funds with record speculative positions. Read More

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Trump Campaign Head Reportedly Approved An Adviser's Trip To Russia

Before Rick Smith's song, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi greeted administration representatives "in a way they're more familiar with: Nasdrovia", the Russian word for cheers. Concerns about the reported contacts are closely tied to partisanship, with 71% of Democrats saying they are "very concerned" about it while 54% of Republicans say they have no concerns "at all" about the reports. Read More

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Political instability not new to Uttar Pradesh

Political instability not new to Uttar Pradesh

However, exit polls remain short of accuracy as Bihar Exit polls showed a clear win for BJP and finally the JD, RJD, Congress combine won the elections as shown in the table below that is circulating in Twitter now. In fact, much before the exit polls came out, Mulayam Singh Yadav announced: "SP-Congress alliance is getting a majority in UP, Akhilesh will be the CM". Read More

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Polish regional leadership ambitions hit by European Union humiliation over Tusk

Polish regional leadership ambitions hit by European Union humiliation over Tusk

Tusk thanked the other leaders for their support and vowed that he would "do my best to make the European Union better" as it tries to build unity in the wake of last year's Brexit vote. "We will find a way out", Dutch PM Dutch Mark Rutte said. "It's not acceptable that one member says "I don't want that", and then the other 27 are paralysed", said Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel as he arrived for the talks Friday. Read More

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IL Unemployment Rate Remains Steady

In franchise employment, jobs increased by 17,100 in February, including 800 among auto parts and dealers. Trump retweeted a headline from the conservative website Drudge Report: "GREAT AGAIN". "As a result of his courageous efforts in passing the stimulus bill and what we saw as a result of that is now 84 months in a row of private-sector jobs growth, the unemployment rate was 10 percent eight years ago now we're at 4.7 percent", Perez said. Read More

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Unai Emery remains safe at PSG despite Camp Nou meltdown

Unai Emery remains safe at PSG despite Camp Nou meltdown

Coutinho wasn't interested in discussing those rumours he could join Neymar at the Camp Nou, preferring instead to speak about the new contract he recently signed at Liverpool. Barcelona were given mission impossible and they delivered with 30 seconds to spare - just enough time to get their entire bench of celebrating substitutes and coaching staff off the pitch - and for a heartbroken Paris Saint-Germain to take the restart. Read More

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Senate, Customs face-off deepens over duty on old vehicles, CG summoned

Senate, Customs face-off deepens over duty on old vehicles, CG summoned

The Senate had on Tuesday asked the Customs to suspend‎ its planned enforcement of vehicles duty payment and ordered Ali to appear before its Committee on Customs.‎. "The Customs Committee should quickly look into this matter and come out with a way forward". Na'Allah stated that the basis for being parliamentarians was to define the rule of engagement between the government and the governed, adding that the legislature existed to ensure maintenance of the rule of law, including the law ... Read More

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Senators ask FBI and DOJ for evidence of Trump wiretaps

The NBC report is consistent with Obama's character, while the CNN report reads more like something that might come from the current White House to describe President Trump. "It's not clear what the Congressional committee will do and how they will do it, but it can't last very long because the accusation is false", Johnson said, adding a president is unable to order a wiretap. Read More

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Congress Warns Donald Trump: Stop Deleting Your Tweets

Congress Warns Donald Trump: Stop Deleting Your Tweets

In the letter from Congress, Chaffetz and Cummings noted their long-standing history of defending the Presidential Records Act , a well as acting as a watchdog for any government official not correctly following these record act laws. The letter mentioned that when Barack Obama was President, his administration utilized an auto-archiving method for accounts. 'The need for data security, however, does not justify circumventing requirements established by federal recordkeeping and ... Read More

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Trump sending in United States ground troops to wipe out ISIS

The deployment is possible because US military leaders in Iraq can use existing authority decreed by former President Barack Obama's administration to move troops in and out of Syria and Iraq for a short period of time . The recent deployment is expected to be discussed Thursday when the head of U.S. Central Command, Gen. Joe Votel, the top U.S. general responsible for American forces in the Middle East, appears before Congress to testify on the ISIS fight. Read More

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Pope Francis hints he may allow married Catholic men to become priests

Pope Francis hints he may allow married Catholic men to become priests

Francis, known for his progressive theological views since becoming pontiff in 2013, said the church should not fear change and should embrace new approaches in addressing major institutional issues such as a global lack of priests. They are of the belief that older married men with "long commitment to the church" and not only people that took an oath of celibacy, should be considered. Read More

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Gunmen kill 2 people at Swiss cafe before fleeing

Gunmen kill 2 people at Swiss cafe before fleeing

Thursday and unleashed a salvo of gunfire. Two customers were killed . The assailants were on the run following the shooting, according to police, who said they had headed in the direction of the railway station after the attack. It may be noted here that Switzerland has one of the highest rates of gun-possession in the world, but also one of the lowest rates of gun violence across the globe. Read More

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Danish teenager finds WWII Nazi plane wreck in swamp

Danish teenager finds WWII Nazi plane wreck in swamp

When his son received a homework assignment on World War II, Klaus Kristiansen remembered a story his grandfather used to tell. When they ran the detector over a bog-like area of the field, it started going off like insane. Mr Kristiansen immediately contacted the authorities to tell them what he and his son had discovered. Either it was a little Bible or it was Mein Kampf - a book in his pocket. Read More

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