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World France backs new negotiations between Baghdad and Kurds
Author: 0 France backs new negotiations between Baghdad and Kurds

France calls for a constructive national dialogue in Iraq to have a "strong and integrated" Iraq and a "respect for pluralism" in the country's Kurdish region, French President Emmanuel Macron announced on Saturday. Prime Minister Abadi, however, made no mention about Macron's call to close down the militias in a statement following his phone conversation with the French president.

World In Germany quickly evacuated the Christmas market
Author: 0 In Germany quickly evacuated the Christmas market

Karl-Heinz Schroeter, interior minister of the state of Brandenburg where Potsdam is located, told a news conference criminals were behind the package which they had used to try to extort millions of euros from logistics firm DHL, which had delivered the package.

World N.Korea: Kim visits missile truck tire factory
Author: 0 N.Korea: Kim visits missile truck tire factory

Technical analysis of the missile flight is ongoing, but the USA official said "the North Koreans had problems with re-entry". The platform is known as a "submersible ballistic missile test stand barge". Beijing has backed a slew of sanctions that include bans on imports of North Korean coal, iron ore and seafood. After this week's launch, a North Korean official told CNN Pyongyang was not interested in diplomacy with the U.S.

Author: 0 Spectrum Management Group Inc. Invests $718000 in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)

It has outperformed by 9.26% the S&P500. Synovus Financial Corporation reported 0.01% stake. Wilbanks Smith Thomas Asset Mgmt Limited Liability Company invested in 0.02% or 3,978 shares. As per Friday, May 6, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. As per Wednesday, January 4, the company rating was downgraded by Bank of America.

World USA pulls out of United Nation's global refugee agreement
Author: 0 USA pulls out of United Nation's global refugee agreement

The State Department noted that USA participation in the process began in 2016, "following the Obama Administration's decision to join the UN's New York Declaration on Migration". Ambassador to the United Nations. Under Trump and his " America First " policies, the United States has withdrawn from several global commitments made under the administration of president Barack Obama , including the Paris climate deal.

World Advisors Asset Management Inc. Grows Holdings in NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
Author: 0 Advisors Asset Management Inc. Grows Holdings in NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) has risen 212.28% since December 3, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 195.58% the S&P500. The stock of Micron Technology, Inc. Credit Suisse upgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Tuesday, December 8 report. The firm has "Sell" rating by Berenberg given on Tuesday, November 22.

World 1 dead, several injured after driver plows into pedestrians in NYC
Author: 0 1 dead, several injured after driver plows into pedestrians in NYC

A search was underway for a white sedan. No motive for the brouhaha was immediately released. Officers initially had responded to a 911 call when two individuals stabbed each other at the lounge in Queens at around 4:30 a.m. The tweet said the investigation was continuing. "No, no, ' when this vehicle just comes from nowhere and hits the whole group", Rogers said. "The bodies went flying".

World Man Killed After Aircraft Crashes in Buchanan County
Author: 0 Man Killed After Aircraft Crashes in Buchanan County

The driver of the auto, a 38-year-old male from Clear Lake, was pronounced dead at the scene. The MSHP and the Buchanan County Sheriff's Department will continue investigating. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, emergency crews were called to the field about five miles south of St. Joseph on State Highway JJ on a reported crash.

World We Are in Tough Group, Spain Coach Lopetegui Says
Author: 0 We Are in Tough Group, Spain Coach Lopetegui Says

Morocco rounded out a hard, but not overwhelming Group B . The Seleção will play their first match of the World Cup in Sochi before traveling to Moscow and will complete the group stage in Saransk. The last time the two sides met in the grup stages at an interational tournament was in 2004 when Portugal won the game 1-0 thanks to a Nuno Gomes strike, and also topped the group as their neighbours fell at the first hurdle.

World Eid Milad-un-Nabi celebrated with religious fervour
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Sindh government has suspended cellular services in major cities including Karachi, Hyderabad, and Sukkur to ensure foolproof security on Eid Milad-un-Nabi (12 Rabiul Awwal) occasion. The letter was released after a clash reported in Khairpur city on Thursday, claiming four lives and injuring as many as 10 people during Eid Milad-un-Nabi procession preparations.

World Hafiz Saeed's JuD to contest 2018 general elections in Pakistan
Author: 0 Hafiz Saeed's JuD to contest 2018 general elections in Pakistan

Saeed, who was declared a global terrorist by the United States of America, said he will be contesting the elections as the candidate of Milli Muslim League. Saeed has also accused India of putting up baseless claims against him. "This had been done to harm the Kashmir cause". India is angry at my being released from house arrest .

World Chabahar port, made by India, inaugurated in Iran
Author: 0 Chabahar port, made by India, inaugurated in Iran

The port, located in Iran's southeastern Sistan- Baluchestan Province, is scheduled to be inaugurated by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in presence of representatives from India, Afghanistan and several other countries of the region, NDTV reported.

World United States putting off planned ban on its use of cluster bombs
Author: 0 United States putting off planned ban on its use of cluster bombs

Under a policy set nine years ago by the George Bush administration, the U.S.by January 1, 2019 was to end its use of cluster bombs except those that met a standard of failing to detonate 1 percent of the time or less. Such weaponry must meet a series of criteria, including having a way to render submunitions inoperable within 15 minutes of being armed. The policy does not define what a sufficient quantity would be.

World BJP won because of EVMs, says AAP
Author: 0 BJP won because of EVMs, says AAP

The BSP had won two Mayor posts. The triumph, following better reports on the economy with increasing GDP growth rate breaking a stereotype trend and edging the way up again, land a hand BJP argue that it is the best option for long-term stability and improved business prospects in spite of apprehension over GST, Note ban implementation and caste issues provoking outfits like Patidars Patels and Dalits.

World Clippers' Austin Rivers to LA fan: 'Shut the f- up'
Author: 0 Clippers' Austin Rivers to LA fan: 'Shut the f- up'

Rivers explained after the game that the guy was being a "fairweather ass fan" and that he apologized to him once things cooled down. If you listen very closely, it sounds like Rivers might be threatening to slap the fan, but that's just a guess.

World Person killed in Bay Bridge toll booth crash
Author: 0 Person killed in Bay Bridge toll booth crash

Williams says the cause of the 5:11 a.m. crash remains under investigation but it is not believed to have been an intentional act. "Never to this extent", California Highway Patrol Officer Vu Williams told SF Gate . The truck driver and a passenger were ejected from the truck, and the driver suffered serious injuries. Williams said the lanes would remain closed for much of the day.

World Congressman accused of sexual harassment by ex-staffer
Author: 0 Congressman accused of sexual harassment by ex-staffer

The chairman of the House Democrats' campaign committee called on a first-term congressman from Nevada to step down after a report Friday that he allegedly sexually harassed his campaign's finance director. According to the report, the woman worked for Kihuen between December 2015 and April 2016. Kihuen, a protégé of former senate majority leader Harry Reid, has been seen as a rising star in a Democratic Party that is in dire need of young talent.

World Leishman, Bland take lead at Australian PGA as Scott bows out
Author: 0 Leishman, Bland take lead at Australian PGA as Scott bows out

Mark Brown was another shot back after a 72 and then it was another shot back to Michael Hendry who was one-under after a 73. Smith and Zunic attacked the pin from better positions to set up birdie opportunities, which Smith capitalised on to take a one-shot lead heading to the final hole.

World Ex-Stanford swimmer Brock Turner files to appeal sexual assault charges
Author: 0 Ex-Stanford swimmer Brock Turner files to appeal sexual assault charges

The then Vice President Joe Biden wrote an open letter to support her , in which he criticised the culture of U.S. university campuses and the "callous" remarks made by the rapist's father, who said his son - who dropped out of Stanford after his arrest - had paid "a steep price for 20 minutes of action".

World North Korea won't disarm, says Russian delegation to Pyongyang: RIA
Author: 0 North Korea won't disarm, says Russian delegation to Pyongyang: RIA

Russian politician Vitaly Pashin, who attended the meetings, said 'North Korea believes they have achieved their goal of becoming a nuclear power achieving parity with the United States'. "One gets the impression that everything has been done on goal to make Kim Jong-un snap and carry out further inadvisable actions", he said. And then suddenly.

World Seoul: Naval blockade against North Korea not discussed
Author: 0 Seoul: Naval blockade against North Korea not discussed

Pyongyang has said the test was a "breakthrough". South Korea's Ministry of Defence said the Hwasong-15 missile was a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) which can fly over 13,000 km (8,080 miles), placing Washington within target range.

World Andhra Pradesh assembly passes Kapu reservation bill
Author: 0 Andhra Pradesh assembly passes Kapu reservation bill

He added, "As 5 per cent reservation to Kapus makes total quota exceed 50 per cent, central government nod is compulsory". He said the BCs were the backbone of the Telugu Desam since its inception and that the government wouldn't harm the interests of the community under any circumstance.

World Quentin Tarantino to release Charles Manson movie on 50th anniversary of murders
Author: 0 Quentin Tarantino to release Charles Manson movie on 50th anniversary of murders

She was murdered by Charles Manson in California, 1969. Other victims included coffee heiress Abigail Folger and celebrity hair stylist Jay Sebring. In what is surely not a coincidence, the release date falls on the 50th anniversary of the Manson family murdering pregnant actress Sharon Tate , along with four of her friends.

World Egypt's foreign minister says no restrictions on presidential hopeful
Author: 0 Egypt's foreign minister says no restrictions on presidential hopeful

She said all lines of communication with him have been cut. The UAE state news agency WAM also reported that Shafiq had left the country en route to Egypt, while his family stayed behind. Shafiq narrowly lost to Islamist Mohammed Morsi in the 2012 presidential elections. An aide had previously said Shafiq would leave the UAE over the weekend for France and other European countries before returning to Egypt.

World Remains of missing Army veteran, dog found buried in shallow grave
Author: 0 Remains of missing Army veteran, dog found buried in shallow grave

Police said 37-year-old Julia Jacobson last seen in Ontario, Calif. with her wheaten terrier Boogie over Labor Day weekend and was reported missing to the San Diego Police Department on September 2. With the help of several agencies, including the San Diego Police Department, the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department, the Riverside County Sheriff's Department and the U.S.

World North Korea: Trump is 'begging for nuclear war'
Author: 0 North Korea: Trump is 'begging for nuclear war'

China is North Korea's neighbour and its sole major trading partner. North Korea faces tightened sanctions following its test-launch Tuesday of a new intercontinental ballistic missile. But with regional tensions and the risk of miscalculation so acute, the United States and others, including China, Russia, South Korea and Japan, need to exhaust all avenues in the search for ways to limit the North Korean program.

World Mattis departs for five-day Middle East trip
Author: 0 Mattis departs for five-day Middle East trip

Mattis will be visiting Pakistan for the first time after his appointment as the Secretary of Defense past year. Mattis is scheduled to meet with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi and Defense Minister Sedki Sobhi. Apart from PM Abbasi, the Centcom commander also met Gen Bajwa, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee Gen Zubair Hayat and Director General of Inter-Services Intelligence Lt Gen Naveed Mukhtar.

World Toyota enters tie-up on new large-scale fuel cell power plant in US
Author: 0 Toyota enters tie-up on new large-scale fuel cell power plant in US

Toyota may be one of the automakers pushing hydrogen fuel cells , but it's only now that the company is getting serious about hydrogen fuel production. Murtha also pointed out another plus on the side of hydrogen fuel cell technology - acceleration. When it comes online in 2020 , the facility will generate about 2.35 MW of electricity daily, and enough hydrogen (1.2 tons) to meet the daily driving needs of almost 1500 vehicles.

World Day after warning, varsities say will drop 'University' word from their names
Author: 0 Day after warning, varsities say will drop 'University' word from their names

The UGC notice further said, "Failure to comply with these directions would amount to violation of the UGC (lnstitutions Deemed to be Universities ) Regulations, 2016 and necessary action would be initiated against the Institution Deemed to be University in accordance with Clause 22.0 of these Regulations which may include recommending withdrawal of the declaration notifying the institution as an Institution Deemed to be University to the Central Government".

World Two teachers held for sexually assaulting 4-year-old in Kolkata school
Author: 0 Two teachers held for sexually assaulting 4-year-old in Kolkata school

One of the teachers called the alleged crime a "mischief". Union School Education Secretary Anil Swarup termed the incident as "unfortunate" and said the Centre has no role to play in matters relating to private schools in the states. Parents kept teachers confined to the campus till late on Friday and demanded the principal's resignation and arrest. "The authorities of the school had assured three years ago that they will ensure safety in the school premises", she said.

World There is no evidence of
Author: 0 There is no evidence of "collusion" in Flynn's offense statement

Under the plea bargain deal, Flynn admitted in a Washington court that he lied when asked by FBI investigators about his conversations last December with Russia's then-ambassador, Sergey Kislyak, just weeks before Trump took office. Comey has said he found the encounter so shocking that he prepared an internal memo about it. A source with "full knowledge" of the investigation told Roberts that the unnamed "senior Trump official" is K.T.

World Broncos' half court shot ends Ducks' 46-game home win streak
Author: 0 Broncos' half court shot ends Ducks' 46-game home win streak

OR freshman Troy Brown Jr. didn't play after suffering a concussion against Oklahoma in the final round of the PK80 on Sunday. “Zachs got that ability, and he just needs that confidence to do it, ” Rice said. The Ducks have seen at least two players foul out of each of their last three games. Altman has been harping on defense to his players so as to cut down on fouls, but the message has been slow to take hold.

World 'I don't see a deal' to prevent government shutdown
Author: 0 'I don't see a deal' to prevent government shutdown

It's a misleading tweet - House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (Calif.) and Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (N.Y.) don't want to raise taxes on Americans, for example - but the gist of it is that Democrats oppose the Republican tax bill and want to protect " dreamer " immigrants, so why should Trump trust them to negotiate in good faith? President Trump tweeted on Tuesday morning that he was not hopeful about a deal with Democrats to avoid a government shutdown in ...

World Overton's dream Test debut with Smith wicket
Author: 0 Overton's dream Test debut with Smith wicket

Chris Woakes had David Warner caught behind to go with his run out of Cameron Bancroft as England restricted Australia to 138-2 at the dinner interval on day one of the first ever day-night Ashes cricket test. "It was nice to beat him for pace". England's test debutant Craig Overton , who was not used early but later in the day bowled Australian captain Steve Smith for 40, acknowledged the early going was a tough slog for the visitors.

World Blue Jays Acquire Aledmys Diaz From Cardinals
Author: 0 Blue Jays Acquire Aledmys Diaz From Cardinals

Toronto drafted Woodman in the second round of the 2016 Major League Baseball draft and he played for the Class-A Lansing Lugnuts in 2017, hitting.240 with seven home runs and 45 RBI. He lost his shortstop job here to 24-year-old Paul DeJong, who belted 25 homers and drove in 65 runs while batting.285 in two-thirds of a season for the Cardinals after hitting 13 homers at Memphis.

World Suspect arrested in connection with missing girl
Author: 0 Suspect arrested in connection with missing girl

The Onslow County Sheriff's Office took 32-year-old Early Kimrey into custody on Friday. Kimrey is charged with concealing of death, obstruction of peace, 2nd-degree burglary, felony larceny and possession of stolen property, according to the report.

World Turkey seeks arrest of ex-CIA officer over coup plot
Author: 0 Turkey seeks arrest of ex-CIA officer over coup plot

The cleric denies the allegations. The Istanbul prosecutor's office is seeking the detention of Graham Fuller, former vice chairman of the National Intelligence Council and CIA officer in Turkey, on suspicion that he helped to plan the July 2016 coup attempt, Hurriyet said.

World Yemen's feuding rebel factions hold talks after deadly infighting
Author: 0 Yemen's feuding rebel factions hold talks after deadly infighting

Earlier last month, US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley accused Iran of supplying Houthi rebels with a missile that was sacked into Saudi Arabia in July, and called for the United Nations to hold Teheran accountable for violating two UN Security Council resolutions.

World No Americans came close to INS Chakra, says Sunil Lanba
Author: 0 No Americans came close to INS Chakra, says Sunil Lanba

The process has started. Admiral Lanba, who is also the chairman of the Chiefs of Staff Committee, said Chinese commercial companies have acquired a majority stake in Gwadar. "All our new ships are being constructed with suitable facilities to embark lady officers on board", he said addressing a press conference. NEW DELHI :The first indigenous aircraft carrier will be ready by the end of 2020, and the "form and fit" for the second indigenous carrier, which will have conventional ...

World PM Modi interacts with BJP's Mahila Morcha via NM app
Author: 0 PM Modi interacts with BJP's Mahila Morcha via NM app

Mr Gandhi asked in a tweet. "(Gujarat demands answers for 22 years of BJP rule) Gujarat ke haalat par Pradhanmantri Narendra Modi se doosra sawal (The second question to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Gujarat's condition)", he said in another tweet.

World 'Thousands' of pornographic images on deputy PM Damian Green's computer
Author: 0 'Thousands' of pornographic images on deputy PM Damian Green's computer

A "damning" report into Theresa May's deputy is expected to be published on Friday, as a detective who examined Damian Green's computer said it contained thousands of pornographic images. Speaking to reporters he said: "I've said that I'm not commenting any further while the investigation is going on". Lewis, who retired from the police in 2014, said he was shocked by what he found.

World Hina Khan Big Boss Controversy
Author: 0 Hina Khan Big Boss Controversy

Not long back Hina Khan was seen talking ill about Gauhar Khan when she said that the "Begum Jaan" actress is not as popular as her and that she enjoys a larger fan following on social media than Gauahar Khan does. In recent videos which are surfacing the internet, Hina Khan , Vikas Gupta, Arshi Khan and Puneesh Sharma are discussing the followers of Gauahar Khan , KRK, and many others.

World Missing southeast Texas girl found safe in Louisiana
Author: 0 Missing southeast Texas girl found safe in Louisiana

A missing Texas teen who was believed to have been lured by a man she met on Snapchat has been found, her mother said. Why he didn't feel it was important to tell me, I don't know, but it is what it is. Orange County police have not yet returned comment to Fox News. "We are aware of various social media posts claiming Heaven may be in the company of someone she met online".

World AU, EU, UN chiefs agree on Libya migration task force
Author: 0 AU, EU, UN chiefs agree on Libya migration task force

Images broadcast by CNN earlier this month appeared to show migrants being auctioned off as slaves by Libyan traffickers, sparking outrage in Europe and anger in Africa . The African Union was represented by the President of the African Union Alpha Condé and the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat .