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World Candidate in Maryland governor's race dies of heart attack
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He was transported by ambulance to St. Joesph Hospital, where he was pronounced dead shortly after 3 a.m. this morning. He is survived by his wife Jill and the couple's two teenaged sons, Karson and Dylan. Although he finished fifth in a recent straw poll at the Western Maryland Democratic Summit at Rocky Gap, the margin of where he finished, at 45 votes, to the top vote getter, Rushern Baker, with 62 votes, was not thought to be insurmountable.

World Loveland Area Weather: Increasing clouds with high near 80
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High temperatures will climb back through the 70s and may even get above 80 degrees by the middle of next week with humidity increasing as well. We aren't expecting any of these storms to be severe. Monday: 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly clear and breezy. Highs will be in the lower and middle 70s. Chance of precipitation is 30%.Wednesday-Showers and thunderstorms likely.

World Italy's Berlusconi resists pressure, for now, to stand aside
Author: 0 Italy's Berlusconi resists pressure, for now, to stand aside

Italy has been stuck in political limbo since an inconclusive March 4 election that saw a centre-right bloc, including the anti-immigrant League, win the most seats, and the 5-Star emerge the largest single party by far. An SWG poll released on Tuesday showed the League, which has presented itself as the voice of reason in the political impasse, on 24.2 percent against the 17.4 it took in March, while Forza Italia was on just 9.4 percent from 14 percent.

World WB panchayat polls: 3 TMC workers injured in clash with BJP cadres
Author: 0 WB panchayat polls: 3 TMC workers injured in clash with BJP cadres

The West Bengal panchayat election will be held in a single phase on May 14. The West Bengal State Election Commission had moved the SC challenging the ruling of the Calcutta HC division bench that ordered the commission to treat nominations filed through electronic messaging as legitimate.

World Mother's Day 2018: 8 Interesting Facts About Mother's Day
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How about a worry-free day with no cooking, no errands to run or nothing to do except relax? Everything from personalised gifts to greeting cards and flowers addressing mothers is on the hype around this time of the year. Mother's Day began in the U.S. in 1908 after a campaign by Anna Jarvis , who wanted to honour her late mother, social activist Ann Jarvis. Mother's Day and rosé go hand in hand - or they should.

World 3 critically hurt in attack on South Africa mosque ahead of Ramadan
Author: 0 3 critically hurt in attack on South Africa mosque ahead of Ramadan

Reaction Unit South Africa says the attackers threw a petrol bomb inside the mosque before fleeing the scene in a vehicle with no registration plates. One of the attack victims jumped from a side window of the smoking building. Police and other relevant authorities at the scene. The knife used to stab the victims.

World Mahanati Movie Second / 2nd Day Collections Report at Box Office
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The film was the first film to be extensively shot in the Mount Everest region and a story never explored before, not just in Telugu but Indian Cinema". While Keerthi Suresh has been elected to play Savitri , huge Telugu stars like Samantha Akkineni , Dulquer Salman and Vijay Devarakonda have stepped into supporting roles.

World Michelle Wolf is completely unfazed by White House Correspondents dinner criticism
Author: 0 Michelle Wolf is completely unfazed by White House Correspondents dinner criticism

Wolf's performance at the WHCD was one of the highest rated in years, and she promises that if you hated her there, you'll especially hate her new show on Netflix . "Like, maybe she's born with it, maybe it's lies". "It's great. Yeah, I think that means I'm the father of your children now", Wolf told Meyers. I'm not really sure what we're going to get, you know? Seth takes his departure from SNL to his new post at " Late Night " as Jimmy Fallon moves to "The Tonight Show".

World 16 people die as thunderstorm hits UP
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Till Wednesday (May 9) evening, four deaths were reported from Etawah, three from Mathura and one from Agra in incidents related to the thunderstorm. At least 11 people have died in a powerful storm in northern India, a week after another unseasonable storm caused deaths and destruction in the same region.

World President Trump and Vice President Pence in IN tonight
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The Associated Press called the race for Greg Pence early on Tuesday evening. With the help of his brother and other Republican heavy-weights, Greg Pence was able to raise nearly $1.2 million in the race. Meanwhile, Pence has said his family name is a "good name" and that he prefers meeting voters instead of debating. He once ran a now-bankrupt chain of Tobacco Road convenience stores.

World No more torture as tool — Central Intelligence Agency nominee
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Vice President Mike Pence, as president of the Senate, can be called on to break a tie vote. The CIA does not specify in which countries he served haspel was and what he did, however, according to the news service BBC, she spent in Russian Federation as atingo agent working under cover, not less than fifteen years.

World Australia High Court Rules Against Labor Senator as Citizenship Crisis Widens
Author: 0 Australia High Court Rules Against Labor Senator as Citizenship Crisis Widens

In the meantime, Turnbull's slender majority remains safe. The court found that opposition Senator Katy Gallagher was a British citizen at the time of her election, and ineligible for office under the constitution , the ABC said. The High Court of Australia ruled that Gallagher's seat would be filled by counting back votes from the 2016 federal election. Lamb has stated she is not to blame for the mix-up as she is estranged from her surviving parent, who holds the marriage ...

World Ties with Nepal of high priority: Modi
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While India did dispatch External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to Kathmandu to congratulate Oli even before he was formally sworn in as prime minister once again earlier this year, it needs to do a lot to recover lost ground. Both PMs will also be flagging off a bus service from Janakpur to Ayodhya during this visit. However, the obstructions to food and other supplies in 2015 due to Madhesi agitation led the Nepal government under Oli to accuse India of pushing the Himalayan country to ...

World Israel Strikes Iranian Targets in Syria as Tensions Escalate
Author: 0 Israel Strikes Iranian Targets in Syria as Tensions Escalate

Syrian state television broadcast footage of its air defences firing at incoming rockets and playing patriotic songs. "The IDF sees this Iranian attack on Israel with severity", a spokesperson for the military Lt. Earlier on Wednesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrived in Moscow for talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on military coordination.

World Angad Bedi And Neha Dhupia Tie The Knot!
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Neha Dhupia and Angad Bedi dropped a bomb on a social media platform with a surprise. While Neha announced getting married to her "best friend", Angad too took pleasure in calling her his wife. Heartiest congratulations to the newly Wednesday couple! While Neha Dhupia kept with the current trend for pastel shades, Sonam Kapoor had gone all traditional and picked the classic red colour for her wedding trousseau, which was designed by Anuradha Vakil.

World Foreign Ministers Of Russia, Germany Call For Iran Deal To Be Preserved
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However, Iran's share in Russia's foreign trade now stands at 0.3 percent. "We are deeply disappointed by the US President's decision to unilaterally withdraw from the agreement and restore US sanctions against Iran , and we are extremely anxious that the United States once again acts despite the view of most countries and grossly violates the norms of the worldwide law", the statement said.

World Here's Your Ultimate Meghan Markle Viewing List Ahead of the Royal Wedding
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A commemorative coin from the Royal Canadian Mint featuring Prince Harry and Megan Markle is shown in Toronto, in this May 9, 2018 handout photo. "As an iconic British brand with nearly 60 years of history in the United Kingdom, we are pleased to mark the royal wedding with this special charitable gift", explains Oliver Heilmer, Head of MINI Design.

World Florida teenager reported missing in possible gator attack
Author: 0 Florida teenager reported missing in possible gator attack

He heard the boy yell, "It bit me", and "a lot of screaming" as he ran to call 911. Sheriff's spokesman Jeff Williamson said no teens in the area had been reported missing. Rescuers were on the scene in minutes and searched the pond for hours until finally calling off the search at 8 p.m., Wednesday. "There's a big bull gator, probably about seven to nine feet", Wolfe said, according to WFTV .

World Iran forces launch missiles at Israel from Syria, IDF says
Author: 0 Iran forces launch missiles at Israel from Syria, IDF says

Lt. Col. Jonathan Conricus says Israel views the incident " with severity " and has responded. The Observatory said rockets were fired at military positions of the Syrian army and allied forces. After an uneventful night, the military on Wednesday called on residents to return to "full civilian routine", meaning studies and excursions would continue as usual, although the shelters would remain open.

World Source Politico: Top takeaways from the first big primary of 2018
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But the problem is most severe among Republicans, and it's no small irony that the man who arguably did the most to create the current system is now under attack by it. Meanwhile, GOP voters in IN chose wealthy businessman Mike Braun over two sitting congressmen to lead the party's charge against a vulnerable Democratic senator in the fall.

World David Goodall, 104, 'happy' to have the chance to die today
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At his last press conference on Wednesday, Prof Goodall was in good spirits and sang a few bars of Ode to Joy while wearing a jumper printed with the words "Ageing Disgracefully". Goodall said he has had a good life, but that in recent years, his health has declined. Goodall said he thinks it is time for him to die, but his country's new legislation is of no use to him because it applies only to those who are terminally ill.

World FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAY: Hail, strong wind gusts possible Thursday
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The main threats from the storms will be damaging winds and hail, Gardner said. And some of the storms could become severe, the National Weather Service office in Valley said. Winds S 5-15, gusting up to 20 miles per hour. With the increased heat and humidity, afternoon shower and storm chances are possible both days. We do start to dry out next Thursday.

World Lewinsky Says Event Invite Was Rescinded Due to Bill Clinton
Author: 0 Lewinsky Says Event Invite Was Rescinded Due to Bill Clinton

She addresses issues of bullying and social shame, drawing from her own experiences in the public eye and her harsh treatment by federal investigators pursuing misconduct by Clinton. Lewinsky had an affair with Clinton when he was president. Angel Urena, a Clinton spokesperson, confirmed the former president's invitation and that "He gladly accepted", adding that "Neither he nor his staff knew anything about the [Lewinsky] invitation or it being rescinded".

World Police called on black student sleeping in her Yale dorm
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Ms Siyonbola later told police the woman believed the common area, in Yale's Hall of Graduate Studies at the New Haven campus, was part of her apartment. When Yale Daily News reached the Yale Police Department for comment, they defended the officers' actions and said they were following "protocol". A statement has not yet been released by Yale police on the matter.

World Police parade 'NASA conmen' wearing space suits in India
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They had allegedly told the Delhi-based businessman, named only as Narender, that if tests were successful, they would then sell the device to Nasa for $5bn. What is a rice puller? The "spacemen", however, were caught out when the businessman went to police complaining about them. Both father and son have kept their mouth shut on the matter even after the public humiliation by parading the space suits.

Author: 0 Transfer of US Embassy to Jerusalem violates worldwide law

To the Palestinians it is indicative of what they say is the White House's pro-Israel bias. Israeli Foreign Ministry spokesperson Emmanuel Nahshon said Paraguay President Horacio Cartes will travel to Israel later this month to open the country's new embassy in the capital.

World SC to hold public trials for cases registered against judges
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SCBA president Vikas Singh informed the bar body had visited Justice Chelameswar last week to invite him for the farewell on May 18, which is the last working day of the Top Court before the summer vacation. On 25 April, Justice Chelameswar also skipped a customary lunch meeting, a tradition in which all judges of the court meet for the afternoon meal every Wednesday.

World Public bus explodes in Rome, no casualties
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A passenger bus caught fire and exploded this morning in Rome , sending a big black cloud of smoke over the city centre. An ex-lieutenant of the Italian Carabinieri was on the bus when it caught fire. ATAC, the local bus company, said the bus was 15 years old and was "completely destroyed". All fingers point at local transport authority ATAC, which is struggling to replace an ageing fleet of buses while buckling under a mountain of debt.

World Kenyan dam bursts leaving 20 dead and dozens missing
Author: 0 Kenyan dam bursts leaving 20 dead and dozens missing

Government statistics released Wednesday showed that more than 220,000 people have been displaced by flooding as heavy rains hit the country after three consecutive failed rainy seasons had left it in drought. Nakuru governor Lee Kinyanjui said: "We will do our best to take affected families to safety and help them get medical attention". People were feared to be trapped in thick mud stretching over a mile.

World Iran is implementing nuclear-related commitments
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Recall Donald trump said Tuesday that the USA withdraws from the Joint comprehensive plan of action 2015, triggering a protest from majority of the global community. In a televised address to the nation, Trump confirmed the anticipated decision, saying the Iran deal was "defective at its core", with the world's "leading sponsor of state terrorism" able to develop nuclear weapons within weeks.

Author: 0 Trump Says GOP Had 'great Night' In Primaries

Reps. He moved to West Virginia in 2006. "That commitment did not end on Tuesday", Jenkins and McCuskey said on Wednesday. They will face off in November. "And certainly I'm concerned but I don't know what more I can". The West Virginia Education Association-Political Action Committee endorsed Hamilton, an Upshur County legislator who has supported labor unions and voted against the state's "right-to-work" law.

World FLA Man Tried To Set Fire To Room Full Of Sex Offenders
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Witnesses claimed asserted Porto-Sierra was holding a cigarette throughout the incident, and hit a couple's auto and poured petrol onto it. Speaking to police the 50-year-old said he went to the motel with the intentions to "barbecue all the child molesters on fire and kill them".

Author: 0 Yemen rebels target Saudi capital with missiles

He made his remarks a day after President Donald Trump announced the United States' withdrawal from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal . For Saudi Arabia, that is "fine" because it means the return of sanctions and ratcheting up pressure on Iran in the region, including by Israel.

World Termination of coverage notices going out to nursing homes
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In addition to the letters going out today, the Department is preparing to send an additional 1.1 million letters to Medicaid recipients alerting them that some Medicaid funding and services may also be eliminated. There are ways the Medicaid cuts - should the Legislature vote for them - could be delayed. Advocates for people with disabilities would likely sue the state to stop the cuts from happening.

World Hodges man faces charges in murder-for-hire investigation
Author: 0 Hodges man faces charges in murder-for-hire investigation

An undercover agent worked with Lecroy to verify the claims. He also asked the authority to place a "flaming cross" in his front yard and "hang his neighbor from a tree". A federal grand jury indicted Lecroy, also of Hodges, on one count of solicitation to commit a crime of violence and use of interstate commerce facilities in the commission of murder-for-hire, the USA attorney's office in SC announced Tuesday.

World Li to Have Talks in Indonesia, then will Stop in Japan
Author: 0 Li to Have Talks in Indonesia, then will Stop in Japan

According to data from Indonesia's investment agency, China was the third-largest foreign investor in Indonesia a year ago, contributing around 10 percent of total foreign direct investment. China has been Indonesia's largest trading partner for seven years in a row. The schedule also includes witnessing the signing of cooperation documents.

World 'Homophobic' drill attack leaves woman with hole in skull
Author: 0 'Homophobic' drill attack leaves woman with hole in skull

She had been heading home from a nightclub when the attack was carried out in Strabane, County Tyrone, police say. The boy is due to appear at Omagh Magistrates' Court later. They saw a hole in her head with blood coming out of it. Ms McLoughlin is in a stable condition at Derry's Altnagelvin Hospital. "My thoughts are with the victim and her family".

World Mattis Backs Trump: Iran Deal 'Inadequate,' Withdrawal 'Not a Hasty Decision'
Author: 0 Mattis Backs Trump: Iran Deal 'Inadequate,' Withdrawal 'Not a Hasty Decision'

Iran insists its nuclear programme is entirely peaceful, and its compliance with the deal has been verified by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), who on Wednesday again said Iran was honouring its commitments. "We know that standing firmly in support of the JPCOA with our North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies and others is extremely important". Maybe it will, forcing a crisis that could end with USA or Israeli strikes on Iran's nuclear sites.

World A Courageous Trump Call on a Lousy Iran Deal
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European Union foreign-policy chief Federica Mogherini called on Iran to "stay true to your commitments as we will stay true to ours, and together with the rest of the global community we will preserve this nuclear deal". The JCPOA is working - that is a view shared by our European allies, independent experts, and the current U.S. Secretary of Defense. Iran has continued to test ballistic missiles capable of carrying a nuclear weapon.

World France tells Iran that nuclear pact stays, only U.S. is pulling out
Author: 0 France tells Iran that nuclear pact stays, only U.S. is pulling out

Mattis, a retired four-star general who saw his Marines killed by Tehran-backed militias in Iraq, has frequently lambasted Iranian actions in the Middle East . Switzerland will continue to fully implement all of its commitments under UN Resolution 2231. Erdoğan told CNN International he fears new crises will break out in the Middle East as a result of the USA abandoning the Iran deal.

World Iraq says its warplanes targeted ISIS in Syria
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The incident took place late on Sunday night when unknown men armed with knives broke into the house of Farouq Zarzour al-Jubouri, in the village of al-Lazzaga in south of Mosul, some 400 km north of Baghdad, and stabbed him to death before they fled the scene, Captain Ahmed al-Jubouri from the nearby Qayyara police said.

World Amid Hawaii eruptions, expert says Oregon's volcano threat is low
Author: 0 Amid Hawaii eruptions, expert says Oregon's volcano threat is low

Kilauea has been erupting continuously since 1983, but in late April and early May, the volcanic eruption took a risky new turn, and the fissures and high levels of sulfur dioxide gas prompted evacuations in the area. "Be prepared to evacuate at a moment's notice", the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency said in an alert on its website. There are 14 lava-producing fissures in Leilani Estates, after two new ones formed Tuesday.

World Liquid Chocolate on Polish Highway: Spill Blocks Traffic
Author: 0 Liquid Chocolate on Polish Highway: Spill Blocks Traffic

It remains unclear what caused the lorry to crash into the motorway's central reservation, however images showed it sprawled across the road obstructing traffic in both directions. TVN24 reported from the site of the accident that the driver was taken to a hospital with a broken arm. A representative for the firefighters told local news source TVN24 that scraping up the bittersweet barricade was worse than dealing with snow , a bold statement coming from chilly Poland.

World J. Cole Bringing Tour to Bryce Jordan Center
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Cole has announced a massive North American tour run, starting August 9 in Miami. Consult the full itinerary below, and grab tickets here. He will be bringing along special guest Young Thug . J. Cole will also be performing in cities such as Atlanta, New Orleans, Dallas, Phoenix, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Chicago and NY, among others. His new record was released April 20 and quickly topped the Billboard 200 chart.

World Oil market points to 'tighter for longer' as Trump ditches Iran deal
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The New York Times: "Trump Withdraws U.S. From "One-Sided" Iran Nuclear Deal" - "Mr. Trump's announcement, while long anticipated and widely telegraphed, plunges America's relations with European allies into deep uncertainty ". It also appeared to reflect the growing influence within the administration of Iran hawks such as new National Security Adviser John Bolton and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who arrived in Pyongyang on Wednesday to prepare for a summit that Mr Trump ...

World 'Everyone thinks' I deserve Nobel Prize
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There's a lot to happen yet - the peace process is approaching, as Winston Churchill might say, the end of the beginning rather than the beginning of the end - but the thaw undeniably came immediately after, and therefore can plausibly be attributed to, months of bellicose rhetoric from Trump.

World Syria Accuses Israel of Striking Military Installation; Eight Iranian Soldiers Reported Killed
Author: 0 Syria Accuses Israel of Striking Military Installation; Eight Iranian Soldiers Reported Killed

Iran is trying to transfer forces and deadly weapons to Syria with the "explicit goal" of attacking Israel as part of their strategy to destroy it, he added. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the missiles targeted depots and rocket launchers that likely belonged to Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard in Kisweh, killing at least 15 people, eight of them Iranians.

World Sen Cantwell Files Petition to Force Net Neutrality Vote
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Today, the petition that allows U.S. Senate Democrats to force a vote on my resolution to save #NetNeutrality is being officially filed.We are approaching the most important vote for the internet in the history of the Senate, and we are just #OneMoreVote away from securing victory.