• US Senate committee approves Pompeo nomination
US Senate committee approves Pompeo nomination

President Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of State, Mike Pompeo , is facing serious opposition before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Trump told reporters on Monday Paul was a "good man" who had never let him down. "I'm particularly concerned because of his past comments on regime change in North Korea and Iran". Republicans b...

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  • Louis prosecutor files additional charge against Gov. Greitens
Louis prosecutor files additional charge against Gov. Greitens

After a complaint was filed with the Missouri Ethics Commission, Greitens and his attorney past year signed a consent decree attesting that the list was given to his campaign in March 2015 as an in-kind donation from Daniel Laub, his campaign manager.

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  • Summit Midstream Partners, LP (SMLP) EPS Estimated At $0.07
Summit Midstream Partners, LP (SMLP) EPS Estimated At $0.07

The stock increased 2.03% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $15.05. About 315,109 shares traded. Enable Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:ENBL) has declined 18.20% since April 22, 2017 and is downtrending. Analysts await EQT Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:EQM) to report earnings on April, 26 before the open. "Has $2.94 Million Position in ...

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  • Peaceful border is an essential condition for smooth ties with China
Peaceful border is an essential condition for smooth ties with China

Swaraj arrived in China on Sunday on a four-day visit to take part in the foreign ministers' meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO). New Delhi's invitation for the Dalai Lama to visit Arunachal Pradesh and its criticism of Beijing's trade and infrastructure strategy, the "Belt and Road Initiative", have also strained relations ...

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  • Gunfight in west India kills 14 suspected Maoist rebels
Gunfight in west India kills 14 suspected Maoist rebels

As troops of the specialised anti-Naxal squad C-60 were patrolling, they encountered a Naxal Dalam in Tadgaon forest, around 150 km from the police headquarters in Bhamragad tehsil. Last month eight members of the security forces were killed in Chhattisgarh after suspected rebels blew up their vehicle with a landmine. He had in 82 cases - including...

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  • Twitter slams Chiefs, calls for Komphela to resign after fans run riot
Twitter slams Chiefs, calls for Komphela to resign after fans run riot

This comes after spectators went on a rampage at the end of a premier league soccer match between Kaizer Chiefs and Free State Stars on Saturday night. "Violence will never be a solution, no matter how frustrated one might feel about one's football club", Xasa said. "Football is a handsome game and I can't sit by idle while few supporters are mak...

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  • Weekly UDG Healthcare plc (LON:UDG) Ratings on April 22, 2018
Weekly UDG Healthcare plc (LON:UDG) Ratings on April 22, 2018

Meritage Portfolio Management reported 0.33% in Aviva plc (LON:AV). Compton Capital Management Ri holds 41,040 shs or 0.91% of its capital. The Washington-based Tradewinds Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability has invested 0.04% in Anglo American plc (LON:AAL).

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  • Beyonce Copycat Nails Superstar's Dazzling Coachella Performance
Beyonce Copycat Nails Superstar's Dazzling Coachella Performance

Over the weekend, Beyoncé stole the show at the Coachella (or should we say #Beychella ) music festival, performing a medley of 26 songs over the course of a flawless two hour concert set. "Super-kind and very particular about what she wants". Sir John took inspiration from "college girls on campus" for her make-up look, and Beyoncé want...

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  • Russian Federation says Trump invited Putin to White House on phone call
Russian Federation says Trump invited Putin to White House on phone call

The US France and Britain carried out air strikes on what they said were Assad's chemical weapons installations in response to an alleged chemical weapon attack. Valentina Matvienko, the speaker of Russia's upper house of parliament said: " Russia's response to the sanctions, our so-called counter-sanctions, will be precise, painful, and witho...

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  • Attack At Kabul Voter Registration Center Kills At Least 57 People
Attack At Kabul Voter Registration Center Kills At Least 57 People

The late-morning attack took place in the Dasht-i-Barchi neighborhood, which is dominated by minority Shiites from the Hazara ethnic group. At least one police officer was killed and another person was wounded, officials said, blaming the Taliban.

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"Chemical Firearms inspectors in Douma, Syria, Assemble samples from site, " OPCW says

In an interview with Xinhua, Sussan said it was the Syrian government who invited the inspection experts of the OPCW to look into the allegations about the use of chlorine gas in the battles in Douma on April 7 ahead of the withdrawal of the rebels and their families to northern Syria .

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  • Karnataka elections 2018: Siddaramaiah slams BJP leader for tweeting in Hindi
Karnataka elections 2018: Siddaramaiah slams BJP leader for tweeting in Hindi

The Congress has fielded Dr B Inamdar, " Vithal Dhondiba Katakdhond, Mallanna Niganna Sali, Syed Yasin and NA Harris from Kittur, respectively Nagthan (booked for scheduled castes), Sindgi, Raichur and also Shanti Nagar respectively. The seat is considered a safer bet for the chief minister than Chamundeshwari where all his rivals are aligning to...

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  • Trump considering pardon for Jack Johnson
Trump considering pardon for Jack Johnson

Trump says he was prompted to pardon Johnson after receiving a call from Sylvester Stallone . Linda E. Haywood , Johnson's great-great niece said the Justice Department policy said at the time "processing posthumous pardon petitions is grounded in the belief that the time of the officials involved in the clemency process is better spent on ...

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  • FAA orders engine inspections following Southwest incident
FAA orders engine inspections following Southwest incident

Shortly before the FAA order Friday, CFM recommended inspections for engines with 30,000 cycles be conducted within 20 days, as well as inspections of engines with 20,000 cycles by August. Airlines like Delta and Southwest, with large Boeing 737 fleets, are now working quickly to inspect the engines to re-assure passengers that the engines ar...

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  • Romney Faces Primaries After Failing To Win Utah GOP Senate Nomination
Romney Faces Primaries After Failing To Win Utah GOP Senate Nomination

Third Congressional District Rep. John Curtis will have a rematch with Chris Herrod, whom he faced in a primary previous year replacing Jason Chaffetz (who quit Congress to become a FOX News pundit). "Goliath is Washington , D.C., intimidating but beatable". And during a Republican event at the end of March, Romney said he is more conservative ...

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  • Oldest living person on Earth dies
Oldest living person on Earth dies

Chiyo Miyako , also in Japan , has become the world's oldest person, according to the group. This post was syndicated from The Herald Nigeria Newspaper . Masazo Nonaka , a 112-year-old Japanese man in Hokkaido, born on July 25, 1905, is now recognized as the world's oldest living man by the Guinness World Records .

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  • Oakland Athletics: Sean Manaea's no-hitter is more impressive than you think
Oakland Athletics: Sean Manaea's no-hitter is more impressive than you think

Benintendi was originally ruled safe, but an umpires huddle determined he left the baseline. With two outs in the fifth inning, Red Sox Sandy Leon reached base when A's shortstop Marcus Semien bobbled a pop fly. At age 24, he made his Major League Baseball debut with Oakland in 2016, tossing five innings and allowing four runs to the Housto...

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  • Russia, Syria trying to 'sanitize' chemical attack site
Russia, Syria trying to 'sanitize' chemical attack site

Thousands of people - rebels and civilians - left Douma on buses to north Syria in the days after the attack, believing they could not reconcile with the government after it took over the town. Le Drian said Russian Federation was issuing "contradictory official statements on the chemical attack". "However as they contemplate the dynamics of cond...

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  • Earth Day 2018: Focusing on ending plastic pollution
Earth Day 2018: Focusing on ending plastic pollution

Its pioneering work spawned an entire environmental movement and laws to safeguard nature. This weekend more than one billion people across 192 countries will take part in the event. "Earth Day 2018 is devoted to supplying the information and inspiration needed to fundamentally change human perspective and behaviour about plastics", in accordance...

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  • Trump Wrongly Claims North Korea Has Agreed To 'denuclearization'
Trump Wrongly Claims North Korea Has Agreed To 'denuclearization'

But Trump tweeted Sunday that the North has "agreed to denuclearization (so great for World), site closure, & no more testing!" If true, it would seem to remove a major sticking point to a potential disarmament deal. Look forward to our summit. The US is seeking the complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearisation of the North, while ...

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