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World Arizona special election results are in
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The Associated Press called the race for Lesko at about 8:15 p.m. Tipirneni has not yet conceded. The seat opened up with the resignation of disgraced Rep. Among those who have voted early, 49% are Republicans to 28% who are Democrats. The consultant suggested Tipirneni might have run out of time to make the race even closer, given the the short timeline.

World Milind Soman-Ankita Konwar's marital bliss begins with 'I Love You' message
Author: 0 Milind Soman-Ankita Konwar's marital bliss begins with 'I Love You' message

She also took to her Instagram account and shared a lovely image from their wedding ceremony. "And when I lifted my eyes to your name, suddenly your heart showed me my way". This is not Milind Soman's first wedding as he was initially married to French actress Mylene Jampanoi from 2006 to 2009, he then dated Madhu Sapre former Miss India who was also in attendance at their wedding, before settling down and marrying Mylene Jampanoi.

World Trump Using His Personal Cell Phone More Often to Contact Outside Advisers
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CNN was the first to report on the private calls, noting a number of sources both inside and outside the White House see it as a sign that Trump is sidelining his chief of staff John Kelly . A spokesperson for 21st Century Fox declined to comment; The White House did not immediately respond to request for comment. As the Huff Post pointed out , the Kelly can obtain a log of everyone Trump has called through that switchboard.

Author: 0 Karnataka assembly elections 2018: Opinion polls predict hung assembly

On the last day for filing of nominations, the BJP quickly named Sreeramulu as its candidate for the constituency and rushed him to Badami with state party president B S Yeddyurappa and BJP Karnataka in-charge P Muralidhar Rao. Many senior Congress leaders, including Siddaramaiah, had tried to convince him, but he stuck to his decision. Kumaraswamy had said that his party will join hands with BJP to out throw current Siddaramaiah government from the state.

World Iran, Israel play down prospects of war over Syria
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A day before, Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu spoke at a Holocaust memorial ceremony at Yad Vashem and warned that Iran should not test Israel amid rising tensions in Syria. "The fact that no nursery, no school, no synagogue can be left without police protection is depressing", Merkel added. Syria and Israel are still in a state of war, although the ceasefire in the Golan remained calm for decades until the war broke out in Syria in 2011.

World Comey book outselling Hillary's and Wolff's, combined
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Attorney in Northern Illinois. Former F.B.I. director James Comey's book, " A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership ", has dominated headlines for more than a week, and became an instant blockbuster, selling more than 600,000 copies in all formats during its first week on sale.

World Mnuchin to Travel to China for Trade Talks Next Week
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President Donald Trump on Tuesday. Lewis, adjunct professor of the Department of Economics, Law and International Business at the University of San Francisco, said it was a "perilous moment" with the Trump administration threatening to impose steep tariffs on billions of dollars of Chinese exports.

World Asaram rape case: Recalling chaos in Panchkula after Ram Rahim's verdict
Author: 0 Asaram rape case: Recalling chaos in Panchkula after Ram Rahim's verdict

Security has been beefed up in Rajasthan, Gujarat, and Haryana ahead the verdict in the alleged rape of a teenager by self-styled godman Asaram who faces a minimum term of 10 years if convicted. Asaram's supporters will not be allowed to gather outside the jail. April 7, 2018: Final arguments in the Asaram case completed by the special court for SC/ST cases, order reserved for April 25.

World Russian, Chinese Foreign Ministers Call for Peaceful End in Syria
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Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov then appeared to backtrack slightly later in the day, saying that Russian Federation had not yet decided whether it would deliver the system to Syria, but that it would not make a secret of the matter if it took such a decision, the TASS news agency reported.

World G-7 foreign chiefs meet on Korea, Russia without Pompeo
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She has singled out Russian President Vladimir Putin as a major disrupter in current affairs. Maas also said the leaders of France and Germany would urge U.S. The ministers "noted that China has capacity to contribute to the global community", he added. Speaking to media at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre Monday afternoon, Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale declined to speculate on the motive for the incident as an investigation was continuing.

World Venkaiah Naidu rejects impeachment motion, opposition MPs to move Supreme Court
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The Congress leader stressed that never before in India's history had a motion moved by members of parliament been dismissed at the preliminary stage. "I am sorry to say that about the honourable Vice-President and Chairman of the Rajya Sabha (Naidu), but I think that the methods that had been very clearly laid down - both in the constitutional procedures and the rules - have not been followed", Yechury said in his reaction.

World How the Yankees reacted to Gleyber Torres' 1st hit
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Jake Odorizzi (1-2) was pulled after Stanton's solo homer in the fifth. Less than 24 hours after Ryan LaMarre learned he made the Minnesota Twins roster, he vowed he wouldn't become complacent but would do whatever he could to help the team win ball games.

World Deportation Plan for African Migrants Collapses
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The migrants, it said, will again be able to renew residency permits every 60 days, as they were before the deportation push. There are some 38,000 African asylum seekers in Israel that the government had planned to deport under a plan announced in January.

World Two police officers, civilian shot in Dallas
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The surviving officers was taken to a local hospital, one television station said. The person of interest has been identified as 29-year-old Armando Juarez, Hall said. Police were coming the area around the Home Depot in an attempt to find the suspect. Sources told CBS DFW's JD Miles a manhunt was underway for a suspect near a creek behind the store, and officers were seen searching a creek bed.

World Missing Richmond girl found dead in suitcase
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Right now, he has only been charged with desecrating human remains, after the death of his daughter Te'Myah. Authorities investigating the gruesome discovery of a child's body found in a suitcase along the PATH tracks in New Jersey have identified the victim as a missing 2-year-old girl from Virginia.

World Florida high school investigating teen's racist 'promposal' sign
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Guidance counselors and administrators are being made available for students at the school who want to talk about the post. While the district is still investigating the incident, the president of the Sarasota Chapter of the NAACP Trevor Harvey says students have complained about this type of racial strife happening before.

World President remembers Armenian Genocide victims
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The Hurriyet Daily noted, "In contrast with the stance of Armenia, its diaspora and numerous other countries, Ankara does not recognize the 1915 killings as 'genocide, ' emphasizing that there were casualties 'on both sides'". Dozens of members of the Armenian community gathered in Montebello on Sunday for an event to commemorate the Armenian Genocide . It was reportedly read in Armenian and Turkish.

World Paxton Praises Solicitor General's Redistricting Arguments Before SCOTUS
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Last fall, in an early indication that the case could break down along ideological lines, the justices split 5-4 and voted to freeze the lower court opinion while the court considered the case. The litigation, however, continued, and the San Antonio court handed down decisions in 2017 finding that both the 2011 map and the 2013 map were illegal.

World Alfie Evans Still Fighting After Taken off Ventilation
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A candle-lit vigil was held by supporters of Alfie outside the hospital overnight, where earlier in the day protesters had tried to storm the entrance in scenes that bystanders described as "terrifying". Doctors treating him at Britain's Alder Hey Children's Hospital say further treatment is futile. Alfie Evans was born to parents Tom Evans and Kate James from Bootle in the North West of England on the 9th May 2016.

World Truckers help troopers prevent man from jumping off MI bridge
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Police and truckers in MI went to great lengths to help a man who was considering jumping from an Interstate overpass. Someone posted an image of the "trucker wall" to the Twisted Truckers Facebook page . He continued, "same thing on the west bound side". That means just under 45,000 people die from it every year. The call came into police about 1 a.m.

World Yeddyurappa relents after Javdekar's intervention, son not to contest from Varuna seat
Author: 0 Yeddyurappa relents after Javdekar's intervention, son not to contest from Varuna seat

April 24 is the last date for filing nominations. For the past one month, Vijayendra was working at the grassroot level in Varuna ever since Siddaramaiah chose to field his son in the constituency he had been winning. As Yeddyurappa left the stage, angry workers climbed up and damaged furniture. "I have advised him that, instead of being a candidate, he should work in the Mysuru and Chamarajanagara districts and take part in strengthening the party and mobilising party workers", he added.

World Bharat Ane Nenu reaches 125 crores in four days
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This comes right after the back to back box office disappointments in Brahmotsavam and SPYder . Catch had previously reported that Bharat Ane Nenu had minted Rs. "That was the tension I had before the release of this film", he said, adding that "he's relived" looking at the reception that his film Bharat Ane Nenu has got from the audience.

World Modi for social movement against sexual crimes, launches Gram Swaraj Abhiyan
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Mir said that the government is hell bent upon to abolish and change the three-tier Panchayat system of PRIs in the State aiming to elect their party representatives as Sarpanchs and Panchs without going through the normal course as prescribed under the Panchayati Raj Act, which is anti-people and a futile process on the part of government, besides badly affecting the functioning of Panchayat Raj Institutions in the State.

World Shiv Sena's Nanar claim falls flat
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The integrated refinery and petrochemicals project, called the Ratnagiri Refinery & Petrochemicals Ltd, will be jointly developed by a consortium of Indian oil marketing companies - Indian Oil Corporation, Bharat Petroleum Corporation and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation - and the Saudi Arabian Oil Co.

World Sonam Kapoor finally tweets about her wedding!
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To which she explained how the idea of marriage appeals to her rather then wedding ceremonies. These maybe reports of her impending wedding or something else. However, turns out that the duo is keen on getting married in India itself. A Mumbai Mirror report had earlier quoted a source as saying, "Rehearsals have kicked off at Anil Kapoor's Juhu bungalow".

World First statue of a woman in Parliament Square to be unveiled
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The statue of the suffragist has been designed by Turner Prize-winning artist Gillian Wearing, and she will be the first female sculptor to have a work displayed in the square. "Few of us can claim to have made an impact as significant and lasting as Dame Millicent, and it is right and proper that, today, she takes her place at the heart of our democracy", May told an audience of politicians, business leaders, feminist campaigners and schoolchildren.

World Senate panel approves Pompeo for secretary of state
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Senate Democrats blasted Pompeo Monday, with almost all of their members opposing the nominee over his support in pulling out of the Iranian nuclear agreement and the Paris Climate Accords. President Trump said a few days ago that Rand Paul was a "very special guy" who has "never let me down". It's no mistake that these three Democrats would come in line behind the nomination, of course, given that all three of them are up for reelection in deeply red states that President Trump won by ...

World Yeti Coolers to cut ties with NRA
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In a letter posted to the group's Institute for Legislative Action website , former NRA president Marion P. Hammer announced that Yeti had severed ties. "We will continue to directly support causes tied to our passion for the outdoors, including by working with many organizations that promote conservation and management of wildlife resources and habitat restoration", the statement reads.

World 15 dead Maoists fished out of Maharashtra river; toll 37
Author: 0 15 dead Maoists fished out of Maharashtra river; toll 37

Before the encounter, Maharashtra Director General of Police Satish Mathur had appealed to the Maoists to surrender, saying that the security forces now possessed much better equipment, the daily reported. Officials said that the Sironcha and Perimeli dalams have been totally wiped out in the two-day operations. Police initially found 16 bodies from that clash but many bodies were washed away into a nearby stream and were found floating in the water on Tuesday, he said.

World Trump rebukes 'stupid question' from ABC News star reporter
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President, what about Michael Cohen? ". "There's no need for that at this point, Chris". Although Trump's attorney has not yet been accused of a crime, legal experts say the raid on his office would not have been approved unless law enforcement officials had probably cause to believe crimes had been committed.

World Waffle House shooting suspect's $2 million bond revoked
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Alerted to the theft of a BMW from a vehicle dealer last week, officers decided against a risky police chase, knowing the auto had a Global Positioning System device and could soon be located. Police reports describe Reinking as unstable but not violent. Reinking's father is being heavily criticized online. Reinking was not armed, but at the FBI's request, IL police revoked his state firearms card and seized four guns from him, authorities said.

World Four militants, soldier, policeman killed in Tral gunfight
Author: 0 Four militants, soldier, policeman killed in Tral gunfight

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir Range, Swayam Prakash Pani also paid floaral tributes to the slain cop at DPL Awantipora. In the ongoing gunfight in Lam forest area of Tral, an army man who was earlier injured, as succumbed to his injuries.

World Thank streaming: Global music sales surged 8.1 percent
Author: 0 Thank streaming: Global music sales surged 8.1 percent

Of special interest is that independent labels collectively generated nearly $4.8 billion in revenue, a 27.6 percent share. However, in an age where content must be available en masse, it's fitting that services such as Spotify and Apple Music are satiating a consumer's appetite for expansive music libraries and playlists.

World United States oil floods Europe, threatens Nigeria's exports
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Brent crude oil prices have risen above $75 (£53.75) a barrel, their highest level in over two years. “Oil prices are artificially Very High! "Looks like OPEC is at it again", he wrote. Meanwhile, news that group of producers around the OPEC as well as Russian Federation may this year ease output restrictions will be negative for crude oil prices.

World Tester asks for delay in confirmation hearing of VA secretary
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Those sources "say the committee is in talks to delay Wednesday's confirmation hearing as they try to figure out the allegations", CNN adds. From the start, Jackson had little support from Democrats and Republicans on Capitol Hill, where lawmakers were taken aback by the president's choice to run the government's second-largest agency.

World Students talk gun violence at youth town hall
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Organizer and College freshman Rachel Steinig emphasized gun violence does not only occur in school shootings, but can also happen in police brutality, domestic violence, or even on the streets in Philadelphia. Local 24 obtained the student's Snapchat post showing a gun and the message "people mess with me and now it's time for me to strike back". "Teachers are risking their lives when all they wanted to do was teach and help these children learn and grow and live in an America that is safe".

World Fans Slam Cricket Australia For 'Disrespecting' Tendulkar On His Birthday
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The April the 24 holds very significant day in the lives of cricket fans not just in India but across the globe, for it is the birthday of the Master Blaster who has changed cricket into a religion. The video clip shows Fleming bowling Tendulkar during an ODI in Perth during the 2000 Carlton & United Series. In response, Tendulkar had sent an "ulta" birthday wish to Sehwag to which the latter was left stunned.

World Appeals Court Rules Against Monkey In Copyright Case
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David Slater said in a phone interview Monday that the legal battle took a toll on him financially and emotionally. "I was making no money from photography, which is a hard industry to begin with", Slater, 53, said. Slater, on the other hand, argued that he is the rightful copyright owner because he arranged the conditions which allowed Naruto to press a button and snap the famous self-portraits.

World Facebook Cambridge Analytica scandal: academic Aleksandr Kogan says he's
Author: 0 Facebook Cambridge Analytica scandal: academic Aleksandr Kogan says he's "really sorry"

It's the same with a free search engine, website or newspaper. Of course, they don't know who you are, or Facebook would be in serious trouble. Rather, everything you do is our product. Developer of the "This Is Your Digital Life" personality quiz app that was involved in the Cambridge Analytica data privacy scandal, Professor Aleksandr Kogan , has opened up to defending his involvement.

World German minister urges Russian Federation to cooperate in solving Syria crisis
Author: 0 German minister urges Russian Federation to cooperate in solving Syria crisis

Lavrov also revealed that Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin discussed the possibility of visiting each other's country when the United States president rang up his Russian counterpart in March to congratulate him on his re-election. The US, meanwhile, is also anxious about the new system, not only due to its concern over its ally, Israel, but because it is aware that the S-300 can be merged with the S-400 system.

World Peru judge orders two arrests for allegedly lynching Canadian
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On Friday, an angry mob surrounded 41-year-old Sebastian Woodroffe, a Canadian man they blamed for Arévalo Lomas's death , before dragging him away and lynching him. Woodroffe lived in the region and was believed to be one of her patients. Lomas practiced a form of singing healing and also carried out ayahuasca ceremonies, which have been used for centuries by indigenous tribes in Brazil, Peru, Ecuador and Colombia to a cure ailments.

World 18 dead in China karaoke lounge fire
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Last year, police arrested a man suspected of setting fire to a two-story house in eastern China, killing 22 people. The suspect got into an argument, then used a motorcycle to block the building's door and lit the fire, state broadcaster CCTV said, adding that he was on the lam.

World White House Sees Denuclearization as Ultimate Goal of N. Korea Talks
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FILE - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watches the launch of a Hwasong-12 missile in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA). "Sleepy Eyes Chuck Todd of Fake News NBC just stated that we have given up so much in our negotiations with North Korea, and they have given up nothing", Trump wrote .

World NY governor proposes statewide ban on plastic bags
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The plastic bag ban, which Cuomo introduced in the NY legislature, isn't likely to go anywhere, and "will likely end up being more of a grand gesture than anything", according to NY magazine. To further develop energy efficiency measures, the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority will commit an extra $36.5 million to train almost 20,000 new employees for energy efficiency jobs.