• Russian Federation implements ban on Telegram
Russian Federation implements ban on Telegram

Roskomnadzor had prayed the court to block Telegram from operating in Russian Federation, and that the ban should be immediate. A Russian court has levied an official ban against messaging app Telegram , just weeks after its initial coin offering (ICO) presale raised almost $2 billion in two private funding rounds.

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  • China, Japan seek to mend ties as Trump trade war looms
China, Japan seek to mend ties as Trump trade war looms

Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said Abe and Trump will play golf as they did on the sidelines of the previous summits in Florida and Japan a year ago to "further bolster the two leaders' relationship of trust". At stake are Mr Abe's personal credibility and Japan's long-term security. But Trump is unpredictable, Uchiyama said, and an unfa...

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  • Inmates Killed, 17 Injured During Incident at Lee Correctional
Inmates Killed, 17 Injured During Incident at Lee Correctional

Eddie Gaskins, 32, serving 10 years for domestic violence. South Carolina House Minority Leader Todd Rutherford, a Columbia Democrat, called the riot a "symptom" of the problems facing the criminal justice system. As of Monday, there are 1,583 prisoners incarcerated at Lee Correctional Institution . "We gathered as many people as we could,...

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  • Unnao rape case: CBI arrests accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar
Unnao rape case: CBI arrests accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar

Unnao rape case: On Thursday, police lodged an FIR against Kuldeep Singh Sengar in connection with the alleged rape after the state government made a decision to hand over the probe to the CBI . The Uttar Pradesh government had referred the matter to the CBI which registered the case after getting reference from the centre on Thursday night.

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  • Mega Millions Winner of $533M: That Was the Second Time I Played
Mega Millions Winner of $533M: That Was the Second Time I Played

Richard Wahl, 47, who recently moved from MI to Vernon, N.J., had the five winning numbers and the Mega Ball in the March 30 lottery on a ticket he purchased at a gas station. He selected easy pick tickets, meaning he let the numbers be chosen randomly. Wahl was joined Friday by New Jersey Lottery Acting Executive Director John M.

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  • Cohen Arranged Payment for RNC Bigwig After Affair
Cohen Arranged Payment for RNC Bigwig After Affair

As described by these sources, certain details of this NDA are identical to some of the ones in the Daniels case. The matter might have remained personal, as the relations between a California businessman and a Playmate is nothing unusual in Tinseltown, but Broidy reportedly helped raise over $108 million in funding for Trump's 2016 presidentia...

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  • North Korea's Kim Jong Un meets Chinese official, calls for stronger ties
North Korea's Kim Jong Un meets Chinese official, calls for stronger ties

But Kim now plans to develop the traditional friendship 'into a fresh phase of development, ' the state media report added. North Korea's state broadcaster Korean Central Television said Sunday that Song Tao, who leads the Chinese Communist Party's International Department, held a meeting with Kim on Saturday to "exchange in-depth opinions on a...

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  • The irrelevancy of Paul Ryan
The irrelevancy of Paul Ryan

The political fallout may not be so easy to control. "It doesn't send a message at all" that Republicans are anxious they'll lose the majority, insisted Pennsylvania Rep. "Democrats are going to walk a mile on broken glass to vote against the president". "Two or three briefings is about what I had with James Comey", Ryan, who announced his retire...

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  • Cleveland police officers shot at Saturday; second time this wee
Cleveland police officers shot at Saturday; second time this wee

Suspects then entered both vehicles and drove away with the victim in the trunk of the white auto. Police also cited Brandon L. Baker, 19, of Fremont for possession of marijuana less than one ounce and possession of drug paraphernalia. When asked by a dispatcher if everyone was OK the officer said, "Yeah, everyone is just pretty upset". Speakin...

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  • Donald Trump is losing it on Twitter over James Comey
Donald Trump is losing it on Twitter over James Comey

Mr Comey, who was sacked by Mr Trump a year ago, has talked about his interactions with the President in an extended interview with ABC News. The phrase is associated with President George W. Trump fired Comey in May, leading to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to announce the appointment of special counsel Robert Mueller . "I had assume...

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  • NAFTA deal could come within weeks, Pence and Trudeau say
NAFTA deal could come within weeks, Pence and Trudeau say

Pence's to-do list included smoothing over differences with Mexico, America's southern neighbor, amid unease over Trump's decision to send troops to the border and harsh rhetoric on immigration. In meeting after meeting, Pence offered a low-key, extended hand. Pence said they simply had a difference of opinion and some issues were "set aside, for...

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  • Cynthia Nixon wins Working Families Party support against Andrew Cuomo
Cynthia Nixon wins Working Families Party support against Andrew Cuomo

More than 91% of party's state committee members voted to support her at a meeting in Albany on Saturday. "I am so incredibly excited to have earned the endorsement from the Working Families Party, the heart & soul of communities across the state".

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  • Former First Lady Barbara Bush's health is failing
Former First Lady Barbara Bush's health is failing

Bush. Barbara Bush has been married to her husband for 73 years. McGrath said both are "calling constantly" for updates. But he has been well enough to make recent public appearances, incuding RodeoHouston. Former first lady Barbara Bush listens to a patient's question during a visit to the Barbara Bush Children's Hospital at Maine Medical Center...

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  • Western powers at United Nations make case for military action against Syria
Western powers at United Nations make case for military action against Syria

The worry of Russian retaliation is real and there still appears to be an idea to punish Syria. "It's too bad that the world puts us in a position like that", said Trump, as Defense Secretary James Mattis headed to the West Wing to present options for a retaliatory strike.

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  • Red Bull Racing's Ricciardo wins Chinese GP
Red Bull Racing's Ricciardo wins Chinese GP

Only a minor miracle by his hard-pressed mechanics allowed him to qualify sixth, putting Ricciardo in the right place at the right time to capitalise on the safety vehicle that swung the race Red Bull's way. "Put ourselves back 24 hours and I thought I might be starting from the back of the grid", Ricciardo said of Red Bull's engine troubles, whi...

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  • Officials in NO are weather aware of the possibility of strong storms
Officials in NO are weather aware of the possibility of strong storms

Monday will be even warmer but the wind will return by the afternoon as a new weather maker moves into Nevada and Utah. We will be dealing with several weather systems combining over the state of Alabama. Visit WilsonTimes.com each Tuesday for a preview of workweek weather highlights and get Wilson County's weekend forecast each Saturday morning. ...

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  • Netanyahu: 'Full Support' for US Syria Strikes
Netanyahu: 'Full Support' for US Syria Strikes

Iran's involvement in Syria in support of Assad has alarmed Israel, which has said it will counter any threat. The same resolve the US, Britain and France showed in standing up to Syrian President Bashar Assad's use of chemical weapons in Syria needs to be shown in preventing terrorist states and organizations from getting nuclear capabilities, P...

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  • New Zealand stops new offshore oil exploration to battle climate change
New Zealand stops new offshore oil exploration to battle climate change

This, she said , underscored the fact that climate change was real and New Zealand needed to be at the forefront of efforts to address it. The country's upstream petroleum association said it was "very disappointed in the government's decision to halt offshore Block Offers", adding that it was "likely to affect New Zealand's energy security ...

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  • Pence to Meet With Mexico's President in Peru on Saturday - White House
Pence to Meet With Mexico's President in Peru on Saturday - White House

The announcement came as Pence arrived in Lima for the Summit of the Americas. Pence said Saturday in a meeting with Peruvian President Mart?n Vizcarra at the Summit of the Americas in Lima that he's grateful for Vizcarra's role in withdrawing Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's invitation to the summit.

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  • Calcutta High Court stays West Bengal panchayat polls
Calcutta High Court stays West Bengal panchayat polls

The Calcutta High Court has asked the West Bengal Election Commission for a status report on the process, reports said. The petition was filed against the SEC's decision to recall its order of extending the deadline for filing nominations for the Panchayat polls by a day.

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