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World Cordray, DeWine projected to win OH gubernatorial primaries
Author: 0 Cordray, DeWine projected to win OH gubernatorial primaries

He and Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted, who was originally running for the same position, made a decision to team up to win the governorship. Former Consumer Financial Bureau director Richard Cordray has won the Democratic primary for OH governor.

World Facebook Creates Blockchain Team in Major Company Shakeup
Author: 0 Facebook Creates Blockchain Team in Major Company Shakeup

Under Cox's command, Chris Daniels will run WhatsApp , while Stan Chudnovsky oversees Messenger . As a major aspect of the current week's rearrangement, most Facebook applications are getting new pioneers, spare Instagram , which will keep on being controlled by Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom, as indicated by Recode .

World Political murders back in Kannur; CPM leader, RSS activist killed
Author: 0 Political murders back in Kannur; CPM leader, RSS activist killed

Casting doubt over the impartiality of probes into political murders in the state, he charged that certain police officers owing allegiance to the CPI (M) were extending all protection to CPI (M) workers who were accused in murder cases, adding that this was the main reason for the recurring political violence in the state.

World Savarkar was real proponent of two-nation theory: MS Aiyar in Pak
Author: 0 Savarkar was real proponent of two-nation theory: MS Aiyar in Pak

Meanwhile, Aligarh Muslim University on Sunday postponed all examinations amid the prevailing tension within the campus following the police action by police against the students. The police resorted to lathicharge the students who were marching towards the police station to press the administration to get their FIR registered against those who attacked the campus.

World No D/N Test in Australia: BCCI
Author: 0 No D/N Test in Australia: BCCI

Are you disappointed Adelaide won't host a day-night Test in 2017/18? He said, "We're hoping there will be some sort of regulation in there (the Test Championship) that will allow home teams to fixture at least one day-night Test match". The Indian cricket team hesitated for playing under floodlights. The powerful BCCI is one of the few national governing bodies to have avoided playing pink ball cricket at global level.

World Fresh Israel missile attack reportedly targets Iran base in Syria
Author: 0 Fresh Israel missile attack reportedly targets Iran base in Syria

Israel has not yet commented on the report. The situation is further complicated by Trump's decision to withdraw from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, a move supported by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government. There are reports of explosions in Kisweh, just south of Damascus, which is known to house an Iranian military bunker, which has previously been targeted, possibly by Israel, according to Galei Tsahal.

World 'Elderly White Woman' Calls 911 on Bob Marley's Granddaughter
Author: 0 'Elderly White Woman' Calls 911 on Bob Marley's Granddaughter

After over 20 minutes of questioning, police finally realize Prendergast and her friends - Kells Fyffee Marshall and Komi-Oluwa Olafimihan - were " Airbnb renters and were at the residence as guests", according to police. The neighbor's identity has not been confirmed but writer Shaun King wrote on Twitter that the woman is believed to be white. - A group of black woman said a golf course in Pennsylvania called the police after accusing them of playing too slowly .

World Russian Federation confirms Dmitry Medvedev as its PM
Author: 0 Russian Federation confirms Dmitry Medvedev as its PM

Under Russia's constitution, the government is obliged to resign when a new presidential term begins. Li said he is looking forward to working with Medvedev to make new contributions to enhancing the bilateral ties and promoting cooperation in various fields.

World Democratic Republic of Congo declares new Ebola outbreak
Author: 0 Democratic Republic of Congo declares new Ebola outbreak

Without preventive measures, the virus can spread quickly between people and is fatal in up to 90 per cent of cases. All cases were reported from iIkoko Iponge health facility located about 30 kilometres from Bikoro . All the cases were reported from a clinic at Ilkoko Iponge, located about 30 kilometres (20 miles) from Bikoro , where treatment capacities are limited, the World Health Organization said.

World Claude Puel: Impossible to replace Arsene Wenger
Author: 0 Claude Puel: Impossible to replace Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger is hopeful that Arsenal will be able to tie Jack Wilshere to a new contract before his current deal expires in the summer. The 68-year-old Frenchman - who took charge in north London in 1996 - oversaw a 5-0 win over Burnley at the Emirates Stadium and gave a speech to the fans on the pitch after the full-time whistle.

World 49ers' Foster pleads not guilty in domestic violence case
Author: 0 49ers' Foster pleads not guilty in domestic violence case

Almost two weeks after the initial charges, Foster's ex-girlfriend, Elissa Ennis, recanted her accusations that Foster struck her eight-to-10 times in the head, rupturing her eardrum. According to the police report , Foster acknowledged breaking that phone as well as an iPhone during a previous argument in which he suspected her of secretly recording him with the phone.

World Israel Heads to Eurovision Finals for Fourth Year in a Row
Author: 0 Israel Heads to Eurovision Finals for Fourth Year in a Row

Netta Barzilai, who performed " Toy ", Israel's pumping Eurovision song, was seventh out of the 19 contestants to perform at the first semi-final, and was clearly nervous. With seven victories, Ireland is the most successful country at the contest, but finished in last place at the final in 2013. The second semi-final on Thursday 10 May 2018 will decide the remaining 10 qualifiers for the Grand Final.

World UA women 2nd after NCAA Day 1
Author: 0 UA women 2nd after NCAA Day 1

Curtis is tied for seventh place at 3-under par while Harkins is one stroke back in a tied for ninth place. The University of Texas Golf Club is hosting the regional, and the home team has the lead so far. Like her teammates, Soifua birdied the par-5 fifth hole and the par-3 12th hole. Like Israelson, Trautman, a senior from Clear Lake, S.D. birdied the first hole of the day, but bogeyed holes three and four which put her at 1-over.

World Hebron shooter released after nine months in jail
Author: 0 Hebron shooter released after nine months in jail

Elor Azaria was freed from Tzrifim military prison near Tel Aviv on Tuesday, an army spokesman confirmed to AFP. An Israeli soldier filmed executing an injured Palestinian man has been released from prison early after serving half of his originally 18-month sentence in a military prison.

World Hatch apologizes for criticizing McCain about not wanting President Trump at funeral
Author: 0 Hatch apologizes for criticizing McCain about not wanting President Trump at funeral

Orrin Hatch , called McCain's decision " ridiculous ", and said he would choose differently because Trump is "a very good man". "I shouldn't have said anything yesterday". Hatch, the senior member of the Senate, told Politico on Monday he wanted to see McCain change his mind. Reuters/Samantha SaisU.S. Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.), watches his colleagues speak during a news conference following their tour of the Arizona-Mexico border in Nogales, Arizona, March 27, 2013.

World Couple wed in Zimbabwe hospital after crocodile bites off bride's arm
Author: 0 Couple wed in Zimbabwe hospital after crocodile bites off bride's arm

Zanele Ndlovu, 25, and her British husband said it was a "miracle" that she survived the mauling on April 30 near Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe where the 8ft reptile launched itself out of the Upper Zambezi River at a group of canoeists. Ndlovu told Zimbabwe's Chronicle that she got depressed by people who would approach her and start crying. Victoria Falls Guide, a travel website, describes canoeing on the Zambezi above the Victoria Falls "the ideal activity for those who not only want to ...

World Michael Cohen Accused of Taking $500000 From Putin Associate After Election
Author: 0 Michael Cohen Accused of Taking $500000 From Putin Associate After Election

Attorney Michael Avenatti , who represents adult film star Stormy Daniels , accused President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen , of accepting $500,000 from a sanctioned Russian oligarch on Tuesday. The Russian billionaire has attracted the attention of Special Counsel Robert Mueller . Mueller questioned Vekselberg about the payments, CNN reported after Avenatti released his report .

World Netanyahu's Chef Blasted For Serving Japan's Prime Minister Dessert In A Shoe
Author: 0 Netanyahu's Chef Blasted For Serving Japan's Prime Minister Dessert In A Shoe

The Israeli prime minister's office explained that it did not check what was to be served at the dinner in advance and that the dessert was part of the chef's creativity. The embarrassing moment unfolded in the Netanyahu residence in Jerusalem during dinner with the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, whose country recently recognised the state of Palestine and increased aid to the Palestinian Authority.

World Largest US-Philippine Balikatan military exercises staged in Duterte era
Author: 0 Largest US-Philippine Balikatan military exercises staged in Duterte era

This year, 3,000 United States troops are expected to join different exercises such as humanitarian assistance and disaster response (HADR) operations, counter-terrorism, and urban warfare among others. The volatile leader, who has been critical of USA security policies, has taken steps to revive ties with China that had been strained under his predecessor over longstanding territorial conflicts in the South China Sea.

World European regulators are not ready for new law
Author: 0 European regulators are not ready for new law

However, non- compliance with the GDPR may result in massive penalties reaching up to 4% (four percent) of annual global turnover of the preceding financial year or Euro 20 million, whichever is greater. To keep your company aligned, it's best to be diligent about assessing and updating your data privacy practices, leaving no room for errors. The primary compliance challenges are lack of expert staff (43 per cent), closely followed by lack of budget (40 per cent), and a limited ...

World Karnataka Assembly Elections, Congress V/S BJP
Author: 0 Karnataka Assembly Elections, Congress V/S BJP

She also emphasized the that Modi Ji is removing the schemes started by Congress. " Narendra Modi folds his hands in front of Ambedkar's statue and garlands it, but the causes for which Ambedkar fought, he will not fight for it", Gandhi said, adding that, all across the country Dalits and minorities were being "beaten up, killed and crushed".

World Planner, Tortured by CIA, Asks to Tell Senators About Gina Haspel
Author: 0 Planner, Tortured by CIA, Asks to Tell Senators About Gina Haspel

She said Haspel's goal is to ensure the "integrity of the Central Intelligence Agency remains intact" and "isn't unnecessarily attacked". Ms Haspel is somewhat handicapped in sharing information at the open hearing - much of her career has been in the shadows and in unsafe places.

World Registered Practical Nurses are experts in care at the bedside
Author: 0 Registered Practical Nurses are experts in care at the bedside

Bailey Lyons just started nursing school and is looking forward to a nursing career just like her moms. Nurse Week provides an opportunity to give recognition to nurses and educate the public about the impact they have on health and the prevention of diseases.

World Five militants, five civilians killed in Kashmir
Author: 0 Five militants, five civilians killed in Kashmir

Later on, funeral prayers in absentia were offered at Kashmir University campus by students for their professor, who was killed in Shopian gunfight after reportedly joining militancy a day before on Sunday. "We have run out of essential medicines, there are no more ambulances". The Business Community of the valley on Monday tried to march towards the civil secretariat to the protest the killings which took place on Sunday in Shopian.

World Filip Forsberg scores handsome between the legs goal
Author: 0 Filip Forsberg scores handsome between the legs goal

Nashville beats Winnipeg 4-0, ties series at 3-3. He did exactly that. To achieve the win is another issue altogether though and if the Jets could bottle what they did on Saturday night and drink the formula and execute it all over again they would, but that's not possible.

World Nikol Pashinian Holds Rally Ahead of May 8 Vote
Author: 0 Nikol Pashinian Holds Rally Ahead of May 8 Vote

The leader of the Armenian opposition faction Yelq (Exit), leader of protests, Nikol Pashinyan, is the only candidate nominated by the factions Yelq, Tsarukyan Bloc and Dashnaktsutyun. "The page of political and economic persecution in Armenia is closed, and our task now is to create an atmosphere of tolerance", Pashinyan said. However, wealthy business people linked to the outgoing Armenian government will not risk losing their assets once Pashinian is appointed, Mirzoian said.

World US and China to hold Round 2 of trade talks next week
Author: 0 US and China to hold Round 2 of trade talks next week

Of note, the country's trade surplus with the US expanded to $22.19 billion compared to a surplus of $15.43 billion in March, customs data showed. Chinese Vice Premier Liu He will travel on a follow-up trip to Washington next week after the visit of White House officials to Beijing to discuss trade tensions between the two countries, Bloomberg reports.

World Former political star in China imprisoned for life
Author: 0 Former political star in China imprisoned for life

During the conference, Sun, and a former party boss in Chongqing , Bo Xilai , were accused of being part of a plot to usurp the power of the Communist Party . He was replaced in Chongqing by Xi protege Chen Min'er, who was subsequently promoted to the Politburo. In September, the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI) - then CPC's top discipline body had announced the expulsion of a rising Sun who was then chief of the Chongqing Municipal Committee.

World Federal judge rightly rebukes Mueller for questionable tactics
Author: 0 Federal judge rightly rebukes Mueller for questionable tactics

Dreeben told the judge that all sections of the memo related to Manafort have been publicly revealed. The vernacular is to sing. Civil libertarians have long criticized this tactic, since the time it was used by Joseph McCarthy and his minions to pressure witnesses to testify against suspected communists in the 1950s.

World ASEAN: Embrace North Korea as dialogue partner
Author: 0 ASEAN: Embrace North Korea as dialogue partner

The meeting between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong-un was historic and significant. During the meeting the sides signed the Declaration for Peace, Prosperity and Unification on the Korean Peninsula. U.S. officials said Singapore was high on the list of potential sites for the summit during Nigerian President Bukhari's visit to the U.S. However, the date still remains to be established but Trump wants to hold it by late May or early June.

World Injured in stone-pelting, tourist succumbs in Srinagar hospital
Author: 0 Injured in stone-pelting, tourist succumbs in Srinagar hospital

This is the first incident of a tourist dying due to stone pelting in the Valley. He was hit in the face and head, the officer said, adding that he died of his injuries at a hospital in the evening. "Let's try and wrap our heads around the fact that we stoned a tourist, a guest, to death while we glorify these stone pelters & their methods.". A girl from Handwara was also injured at the same spot Srinagar-Gulmarg road.

World Strike hits presidential office in Yemen rebel-held capital: residents
Author: 0 Strike hits presidential office in Yemen rebel-held capital: residents

Al-Maliki repeated previous statements saying the missiles deliberately targeted civilian and populated areas and were likely provided by Iran in violation of United Nations resolutions and global law. The Norwegian Refugee Council said the bombs landed close to the homes of its staff. The raids, van Meegen said, "follow a trend of underreported attacks on civilians across the country".

World SC says former UP CMs have no right to get govt bungalows
Author: 0 SC says former UP CMs have no right to get govt bungalows

SC had given eviction order in 2016 The court quashed Section 4 (3) of UP Ministers (Salaries, Allowances and Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, which was legislated by the SP government in 2016 for allotting official bungalows to former CMs and termed it arbitrary and violative of constitutional principles.

World TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly sunny, high near 62
Author: 0 TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly sunny, high near 62

Temperatures will run close to average for early May as the week begins, and warm up to highs more typical later in May by midweek. Otherwise partly sunny, with a high near 71. Shower chances return for Monday but temperatures stay warm in the low and mid 80s. Partly sunny; high of 74. After, expect significant clearing as high pressure builds in from the upper great lakes region and temperatures topping out up around 70.

Author: 0 Early Voting Begins for June 5 Primary Election

No, such elected officials - from Washington, D.C., down to a local county commission - represent that small group of citizens who showed up to vote and often, the fat cat donors who put them in office. Am I eligible to vote? These relatives include parents, siblings, grandparents and children, as well as stepparents, stepchildren and stepsiblings.

World NY State AG Schneiderman Resigns After Abuse Allegations
Author: 0 NY State AG Schneiderman Resigns After Abuse Allegations

As attorney general of New York, Schneiderman has targeted big banks, cryptocurrency exchanges, The Weinstein Co. and President Donald Trump. "Several gave harrowing accounts of violence, fear, and intimidation to @JaneMayerNYer and I in our @NewYorker investigation".

World India's small businesses are against Walmart's acquisition of Flipkart
Author: 0 India's small businesses are against Walmart's acquisition of Flipkart

Walmart wouldn't be the only party in the deal - Google parent Alphabet could take a minority stake in Flipkart valued at $ 1 billion to $ 2 billion . Son's Vision Fund paid $2.5 billion for the stake in the Singapore registered firm that primarily operates in the Indian e-commerce market. Vodafone challenged tax department's claim and the matter is now under arbitration.

World Highlands County deputy remains critical; shooting suspect arrested
Author: 0 Highlands County deputy remains critical; shooting suspect arrested

Gentry, Jr., of the Highlands County Sheriff's Office in Florida , died Monday after being shot on Sunday while responding to a dispute involving a cat. Highlands County Sheriff Paul Blackman called the shooting an "unimaginable tragedy". "I have spoken with (Sheriff) Blackman on the deputy shot tonight and offered all state resources", Gov.

World United States sanctions three Venezuelans, Pence calls for more action
Author: 0 United States sanctions three Venezuelans, Pence calls for more action

He also urged the OAS member states to impose visa and financial restrictions "on corrupt Venezuelan leaders". Pence also urged Maduro to "open Venezuela to global aid, and do it now". USA authorities accused a former high-ranking Venezuelan official exploited his government power to accept bribes from cocaine traffickers operating in Venezuela and Colombia to distribute in Europe and the U.S.

World WH's Sarah Sanders: Giuliani 'Adds Value' to Trump Legal Team
Author: 0 WH's Sarah Sanders: Giuliani 'Adds Value' to Trump Legal Team

And he has no plans to allow Trump to sit for an interview with Mueller - Giuliani won't allow him to "walk him into a prosecution for perjury". Daniels says it is too late for that, adding: "I know you don't believe in climate change, but a storm's a-comin' baby".

World United Kingdom joins diplomatic fight to save Iran nuclear deal
Author: 0 United Kingdom joins diplomatic fight to save Iran nuclear deal

Under the 2015 deal, Iran agreed to limit its nuclear activities in return for an easing of economic sanctions. Today, European leaders' overarching goals in the Middle East are to de-escalate the hegemonic struggle between Iran and Saudi Arabia, prevent nuclear proliferation, combat terrorism, and stanch the flow of refugees into Europe.

World Italy set for caretaker government if last-ditch talks fail
Author: 0 Italy set for caretaker government if last-ditch talks fail

If the alliance remains united this time, Mattarella is expected to try to put forward a stopgap government to take Italy back to a vote later this year. The president said that a neutral government, which would be led by a nonpartisan figure and would likely include technocratic ministers chosen by him, would give the rival parties enough time to sort out their differences and possibly reach a deal on a coalition government.