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World Red Sox complete best April with win over KC
Author: 0 Red Sox complete best April with win over KC

The Royals rank last in the Majors with an average of 3.39 runs per game. Boston also limited their defensive mistakes in April and finished the month tied for first in errors with only eight nearly half of the American League average. After getting the first out, Rodriguez walked Duda, and Jay hit an infield single to Nunez at second base. Sale, who defeated the Royals for the Red Sox last season, is 2-1 in 2018 but probably deserves a better record.

World Catholic media must not fall behind in digital age, pope says
Author: 0 Catholic media must not fall behind in digital age, pope says

Anne Barrett Doyle, co-director of BishopAccountability, an organization that tracks clergy sex abuse worldwide, said that she was moved by the "graciousness" of the three men after their meetings with Francis. Onaiyekan said the pontiff is well informed about developments in Nigeria. "We spoke very frankly and very directly", he said, adding that "it was clear that the pope was misinformed".

World California police chase sex offender in RV
Author: 0 California police chase sex offender in RV

As many as 15 California Highway Patrol cars followed but didn't close in following reports that Houk might have a gun and two children were in the vehicle. Police then found the baby inside and Houk nowhere in sight. Houk is now wanted for kidnapping, child endangerment, evading police, and weapons violations.

World Sacramento coroner refutes private autopsy conducted on Stephon Clark
Author: 0 Sacramento coroner refutes private autopsy conducted on Stephon Clark

However, Sacramento County Coroner Kimberly Gin said in a letter to police that Clark was shot three times in the back and he was shot a total of seven times, not eight. "I find it extremely unusual that an outside doctor is reviewing an autopsy report and is coming out to state (I) am wrong", he said. "A doctor can not say another doctor is wrong".

World First tornadoes of the year strike northern Kansas
Author: 0 First tornadoes of the year strike northern Kansas

Heavy rain may also lead to localized flooding, mainly in southeast Oklahoma. I wouldn't be surprised if a severe weather watch is issued for the area in advance of these storms. Any discrete super cells that develop would produce very large hail , damaging winds and possibly a tornado. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. As for tornado risk, our northwestern counties our under a 10% chance for an isolated tornado , elsewhere in mid-Missouri we see a 5% risk.

World How cartoonists took on the Michelle Wolf correspondents' dinner 'controversy'
Author: 0 How cartoonists took on the Michelle Wolf correspondents' dinner 'controversy'

Gavin McInnes says Wolf was only chosen because of "affirmative action", and that the pushback against her jokes was deserved because "women aren't as amusing as men". Wolf has previously been a writer for Late Night with Seth Meyers and a correspondent on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah . "@ michelleisawolf is one of those people".

World 77 people killed in India dust storm
Author: 0 77 people killed in India dust storm

In the Matsya region, even houses collapsed, reports said. Hundreds of mud-built houses in villages of the areas hit by the dust storm collapsed and more than 500 trees were uprooted, many of which fell on stationary vehicles and snapped power cables.

World Guantanamo inmate transferred to Saudi Arabia: Pentagon
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Last year, U.S. military judges sentenced Darbi to 13 years' detention at the controversial Guantanamo Bay camp after he was found guilty of terrorism. The last announced detainee transfer from Guantanamo was over a year ago, in January 19, the day before Mr. Trump was inaugurated. The nature of these "assurances" still remains unclear.

World Elusive cat at Kennedy Airport finally caught
Author: 0 Elusive cat at Kennedy Airport finally caught

An elusive cat that's been roaming Kennedy Airport for a week after escaping her carrier was finally captured early Saturday after a friend of the owner who spoke the bilingual feline's preferred language was able to coax her out of hiding.

World Okoye Argues With Shufflefoot W'Kabi In Deleted 'Black Panther' Scene
Author: 0 Okoye Argues With Shufflefoot W'Kabi In Deleted 'Black Panther' Scene

Fortunately, director Ryan Coogler shared a never-before-seen deleted scene on Tuesday. This new deleted scene is shorter, but equally as riveting and revealing. While that plot was partially glossed over in Captain America: Civil War and Black Panther , the clip shows why T'Chaka chose to use Wakandan outreach to help other nations.

World CM in Delhi, hopeful of Cauvery Board
Author: 0 CM in Delhi, hopeful of Cauvery Board

However, the court said that a draft scheme should have been framed by now. The State government has also filed a contempt petition against the Centre in the Supreme Court for not constituting the CMB within six weeks from 16 February, the day the apex court pronounced its verdict.

World Dozens Injured After Bonfire Explodes at Jewish Festival in London
Author: 0 Dozens Injured After Bonfire Explodes at Jewish Festival in London

The explosion occurred in Stamford Hill late on Wednesday evening. Hundreds had gathered in Stamford Hill, London for Lag BaOmer - an annual event that incorporates bonfires - when it went horribly wrong. Given the tradition of bonfire burning Lag B'Omer brings with it a safety hazard, especially in Israel where the hot dry climate can magnify the risk.

World Number of journalists killed in 2018 up by 57 per cent
Author: 0 Number of journalists killed in 2018 up by 57 per cent

Audrey Azoulay, Director-General of UNESCO, on the occasion of the 25th World Press Freedom Day quoted Thomas Jefferson in her message saying, "Our liberty depends on the freedom of the press, and that can not be limited without being lost".

World Construction recovers after Beast from the East
Author: 0 Construction recovers after Beast from the East

Panelists also said backlogs of work declined for the 47th consecutive month in April as there were sufficient resources to complete work in time. The top-three performers remained the Netherlands, Germany and Austria. The latest reading was the highest since November 2017 and signalled a moderate expansion of overall construction output. While the headline index improved over the month, IHS Markit said the details of the report were less impressive.

World Who are the three United States detainees held by North Korea?
Author: 0 Who are the three United States detainees held by North Korea?

The release of three USA nationals now detained in North Korea is "imminent", according to an official with knowledge of the ongoing negotiations. Mr Trump has said the USA is "fighting very diligently" to win their freedom. Kim Hak-song and Kim Sang-duk - or Tony Kim - were both working at the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology, founded by evangelical Christians from overseas, when they were detained past year on suspicion of "hostile acts".

World Explosion reported at house in CT
Author: 0 Explosion reported at house in CT

He said that the officers suffered cuts, abrasions and bruises. Residents posted messages on the North Haven Police's Facebook page that the explosion shook their homes. Freda said six officers were hurt and were in stable condition. State police is assisting with the investigation. "It's a shock. Nothing ever happens like this in North Haven".

World Xiaomi applies for IPO in Hong Kong with dual-class shareholding structure
Author: 0 Xiaomi applies for IPO in Hong Kong with dual-class shareholding structure

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has kicked off what is expected to be the world's biggest initial public offering (IPO) of shares in years after it filed documents with Hong Kong's stock exchange. The company said by March 2018, it has 190 million users based on Android platform. According to Xiaomi's application, its shareholding structure will comprise class-A shares and class-B shares.

World Tony Bellew gives update on boxing future ahead of David Haye rematch
Author: 0 Tony Bellew gives update on boxing future ahead of David Haye rematch

This bit of strategy worked as the first fight was a messy affair with David Haye swinging and missing heavy shots all of which were fueled by emotion. "I've got a good boxing brain and I can adapt and adjust to any situation". Most bookies have David Haye as favourite to win this time around. Looking back objectively on their first fight, I honestly believe that the outcome of the rematch depends mostly on which David Haye turns up.

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Author: 0 First "migrant caravan" members enter US

On Monday , the Justice Department said it filed illegal entry charges against 11 people identified as caravan members. Trump's administration cites a more than tenfold rise in asylum claims compared with 2011 and growing numbers of families and children - who are more likely to be allowed to remain while their cases await hearing - as signs that people are fraudulently taking advantage of the system.

World Texas teenager arrested for allegedly plotting mass shooting at mall authorities
Author: 0 Texas teenager arrested for allegedly plotting mass shooting at mall authorities

Officials said in an arrest affidavit Azizi-Yarand talked online with a Federal Bureau of Investigation source starting in December 2017 and told the informant how he wanted to conduct a terrorist attack. It is here that Azizi-Yarand allegedly expressed his desire to commit an attack, adding that he had been reading ISIS guides for "performing operations and making bombs".

World Parkland school shooter's brother Zachary Cruz arrested again
Author: 0 Parkland school shooter's brother Zachary Cruz arrested again

Zachary Cruz is seen in a booking photo provided to CNN by the Broward County Sheriff's Office on March 19, 2018. The 18 year old was arrested in March for trespassing at Parkland's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School - where 17 people died February 14 in the mass shooting attack - after being told by school officials to stay away.

World Cambridge Analytica shuts down after Facebook user-data scandal
Author: 0 Cambridge Analytica shuts down after Facebook user-data scandal

Mr. Nix suspension also followed the discovery that company improperly used the Facebook data of at least 87 million users without authorization. "We have determined unfeasibility of operations", company explained in a statement . Eighteen enforcement officers spent the night searching Cambridge Analytica's offices after the High Court granted a warrant in March. He also didn't disclose that he was doing the survey for Cambridge Analytica, which used the material to influence people on ...

World Oldest terrorist group Europe announced the dissolution
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Today's decision, it adds, "does not solve the conflict, which continues to exist between the Basque country , Spain and France ". Some 300 ETA members are imprisoned in Spain, France, and Portugal and as many as 100 are still on the run, according to prisoners' families group Forum Social.

World Laredoans participate in Drug Take Back Day
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The event gave the public an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially risky prescription drugs. "Mainly it's because of the opioid crisis we're suffering right now", said Michael Hattaway, Chief Pharmacist at Swope Health.

World SSLC results to be declared today
Author: 0 SSLC results to be declared today

Students can also check the result by downloading Saphalam App, NDTV reported. The Kerala SSLC examination were conducted between March 7 and March 28, 2018. However, if they are finding it too hard to check their results on the above-mentioned websites due to technical snags, students can also check their results on examresults.net.

World China won't accept preconditions in USA trade talks - Chinese government official
Author: 0 China won't accept preconditions in USA trade talks - Chinese government official

The Chinese have welcomed the visit, which will involve Liu He, Xi Jinping's economic advisor and vice premier, exchanging views with his USA counterparts on bilateral trade and various economic issues, CCTV said on Wednesday. "Anything that is discussed over there will come back to the president for approval", he said. Trump has demanded a $100 billion annual reduction in the $375 billion USA goods trade deficit with China.

Author: 0 Network Hosts Stormy Daniel's Lawyer 59 TIMES in TWO MONTHS — CNN'S OBSESSION

In turn, "it is reasonable to infer that the person who threatened Ms. Clifford could have only been acting directly or indirectly on behalf of Mr. Trump and or [Trump's personal lawyer, Michael] Cohen". Earlier, Avenatti told Newsweek he believes he and his client have a "rock solid" case a judge would be unlikely to dismiss. Ms Daniels has sought to keep her case in the public eye.

World Thousands of stolen artifacts forfeited by Hobby Lobby return to Iraq
Author: 0 Thousands of stolen artifacts forfeited by Hobby Lobby return to Iraq

In addition to paying the federal fine, Hobby Lobby agreed to adopt internal policies for importing cultural property and training its personnel. The artifacts, including cuneiform tablets , cylinder seals and clay bullae, were falsely labeled on the shipping labels as tile "samples", ICE said in a statement a year ago, announcing a formal civil complaint against the arts-and-crafts retailer.

World IN 1-year-old ends up bruised and bloody at day care
Author: 0 IN 1-year-old ends up bruised and bloody at day care

An Indiana mother was outraged to find her 1-year-old son with a swollen and bloody face after he was beaten at his day care earlier this week. Griffin is hoping for a speedy recovery for her son, who's now at the Riley Hospital for Children.

World Register to vote by May 21
Author: 0 Register to vote by May 21

Can only vote one. Of the two major parties getting out the vote, the Democrats lead with more than 115,000 ballots requested compared to more than 91,000 Republican ballots. Clinton defeated Trump by 5 percentage points (around 136,000 votes) in Colorado that year. Last week, Ricky Watts announced he is running as a write-in candidate, but his name won't appear on the ballot.

World Body found in washroom wall of CORE mall ruled an accidental death
Author: 0 Body found in washroom wall of CORE mall ruled an accidental death

The story received global attention after a maintenance worker at the Core shopping centre downtown made the discovery Monday while trying to fix a toilet in the women's washroom. At around 3 p.m., a gurney was seen being wheeled out of the area. At the moment, the women's washroom remains an active crime scene. It is more than two metres tall and is not connected to the ceiling, nor does it have any other access points.

World Pompeo, on first day at US State Department, promises new 'swagger'
Author: 0 Pompeo, on first day at US State Department, promises new 'swagger'

Mike Pompeo has been sworn in as the new US secretary of state , promising "tough diplomacy " to advance USA interests. While Pompeo suggested the United States was still working on language to "fix" the 2015 deal, Netanyahu said the evidence showed Iran lied going into the deal.

World Arizona Teachers Say They'll Go Back To School If Budget Is Passed
Author: 0 Arizona Teachers Say They'll Go Back To School If Budget Is Passed

The funding plan includes a proposal to increase teacher salaries that was spearheaded by the Republican Gov. Doug Ducey and opposed by #RedforEd. As part of his budget plan, Republican Gov. Before teachers return to school Thursday, they will hold walk-ins, dressing in red T-shirts and standing in solidarity. Teachers have demanded states reverse constraints on salary and funding that were imposed when tax revenues ran short during the US recession that ended in 2009.

World 'Vet' accused of opening up puppies to turn them into heroin smugglers
Author: 0 'Vet' accused of opening up puppies to turn them into heroin smugglers

Per Fox News , Andres Lopez Elorza, 38, was arrested in Spain in 2015 after us authorities accused him of implanting liquid heroin into puppies' stomachs so they could be flown into NY. Monday, he was finally taken into custody in NY. It is believed the dogs were sent on commercial flights to NY, where the drugs were cut out of them.

World White supremacist found guilty in attack on black man at Charlottesville
Author: 0 White supremacist found guilty in attack on black man at Charlottesville

A judge will sentence Goodwin in late August, just over a year after one of Goodwin's fellow white supremacists killed Heather Heyer and injured over a dozen more with his vehicle after the white supremacist rally. The video suggests there were six men involved in the incident. Goodwin allegedly wore a military tactical helmet accompanied by a large shield. When he eventually found him, Harris was surrounded by neo-Nazis in the garage and being beaten bloody, Long said.

World Clinton Impeachment Lawyer to Represent Trump
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Flood also served as a White House lawyer during the administration of US President George W. Bush, and has privately represented Dick Cheney, who was Bush's vice-president. Trump has a separate team of personal defense lawyers, led by former NY mayor Rudy Giuliani, that is tasked with managing his communications with Mueller's office.

World Iowa lawmakers approve most restrictive USA abortion law
Author: 0 Iowa lawmakers approve most restrictive USA abortion law

The bill will now go on to the Senate. Her press secretary, Brenna Smith, indicated in an email the governor was open to signing it. It is similar to actions down and struck down by the judges in the past few years at North Dakota and Arkansas.

World Karnataka: BJP accuses Congress of poll code violation, moves EC
Author: 0 Karnataka: BJP accuses Congress of poll code violation, moves EC

Modi said former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh had claimed that every village in India will be provided electricity by 2009, but he had failed to keep his promise. Ahead of the polling, the Prime Minister is expected to address 15 rallies in different parts of the southern state. Analysts said the elections are politically crucial for the ruling Congress led government in the state.

World Himachal Pradesh: Officer on anti-encroachment drive shot dead by hotel owner
Author: 0 Himachal Pradesh: Officer on anti-encroachment drive shot dead by hotel owner

A day after a woman Assistant Town Planner was shot dead during an anti-encroachment drive in Kasauli town, Himachal Pradesh authorities continued on Wednesday to demolish illegally built hotels and resorts. The Supreme Court said that this was a "serious issue" and that it would take up the case tomorrow. As Shail Bala was murdered, a PWD employee, Gulab Singh was injured.

World CHP advocates motorcycle safety
Author: 0 CHP advocates motorcycle safety

Recent data from the California Department of Motor Vehicles shows there are more than 900,000 registered motorcycles in the state and more than 1.4 million licensed riders. The program's goals are to reduce the number of motorcycle-involved collisions and victims of these collisions statewide. Most often, crashes happen at intersections and on curves - paying closer attention in these spots can help create a safer environment for everyone on the road.

World Man sought in Bucks County double killing of couple in their 20s
Author: 0 Man sought in Bucks County double killing of couple in their 20s

Fox reports Mooney is wanted for questioning in the double homicide, and authorities say he stole the Roy's Ford Edge SUV that has since been recovered in Northeast Philadelphia. Officers arriving on scene found the wife's body on the same floor, police said. "We believe he could be armed", Shore said, "and he certainly may be unsafe, based on the goings-on over the past couple of days".

World 2 killed in military plane crash near Georgia airport
Author: 0 2 killed in military plane crash near Georgia airport

Savannah's Chatham Emergency Management Agency tweeted that the plane crashed at an intersection near the airport. The plane was from the Air National Guard 156th Air Wing based in Puerto Rico and was bound for Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Arizona.