• Events in mid-Michigan for National Day of Prayer on Thursday
Events in mid-Michigan for National Day of Prayer on Thursday

The National Day of Prayer tradition predates the founding of the United States of America with the Continental Congress' proclamation in 1775, which set aside a day of prayer. Attendees seemed invested in the message as they held hands, prayed, and sang along with contemporary Christian songs. "It takes a willingness for the area pastors to co...

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  • UMN law professor Richard Painter to run for US Senate
UMN law professor Richard Painter to run for US Senate

He also is clear on his stance against proposed copper-nickel mines in northeastern Minnesota . Therein lies the irony of politics in the Trump era: For all his criticism of the president, Painter has become prominent enough to run for a U.S.

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  • Arizona teacher strike ends as governor approves raises
Arizona teacher strike ends as governor approves raises

But a large district in Tucson said it would need until Monday to be ready to welcome students again. Ducey's plan has support from a litany of education groups including the Arizona School Administrators Association, the Arizona School Boards Association, and the Arizona Charter Schools Association, as well as other business and education ...

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  • A serial killer from California may be more victims
A serial killer from California may be more victims

Now, after 40 years, police say the notorious case is finally solved . Police will use new DNA databases to try and find the Zodiac Killer . Detectives focused on the divorced father of three adult children when their investigations revealed DeAngelo had been engaged to a woman named Bonnie in 1970: during the rape of a woman in 1978, the Go...

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  • Storm In Rajasthan Leads To Blood Shed
Storm In Rajasthan Leads To Blood Shed

The state government also rushed to the State Disaster Relief Force to exaggerated districts and also issued an alert. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath was in poll-bound Karnataka, campaigning with Modi. This wreaked havoc took place, in the city, Bharatpur, Alwar and Dholpur districts which left a trail of destruction, deracinate...

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  • Stephen Curry To Start Game 3 Against Pelicans
Stephen Curry To Start Game 3 Against Pelicans

I play with my husband and we see who can get the furthest in the game. Steph Curry made his return to the court and helped his Golden State Warriors help secure a game 2 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans . Stephen Curry did the most remarkable thing on Thursday night while reclining in a courtside chair at Smoothie King Center and not ev...

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  • Iran says will not stay in N-deal if United States walks away
Iran says will not stay in N-deal if United States walks away

Immediately following Netanyahu theatrical performance the International Atomic Energy Agency released a statement saying "that the Agency had no credible indications of activities in Iran relevant to the development of a nuclear explosive device after 2009".

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  • Puna warned series of quakes could indicate eruption is possible
Puna warned series of quakes could indicate eruption is possible

The reports come in the wake of a 5.0-magnitude quake that shook the Big Island Thursday morning, and after hundreds of small tremors rattled residents for days. Kilauea volcano sits to the southwest of the Hawaiian island in an national park that's a popular spot for hikers and tourists. (U.S. Gelological Survey via AP) A half-mile long fissure ej...

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  • PM May faces test of power as local polls open in UK
PM May faces test of power as local polls open in UK

How can you tell who's won? Below is a list of some facts about the elections and five council results that will set the tone for the overall outcome. At 5.30 a.m., with results in from 90 of the 150 English councils that were holding elections, Theresa May's Conservatives had a net gain of 11 seats, Labour had a net gain of 18, and the Liberal ...

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  • Giuliani seeks limits for Trump interview
Giuliani seeks limits for Trump interview

But Cobb's role is to represent the office of the presidency, not Trump personally, and he hasn't been directly involved in discussions with Mueller about an interview. Mueller was appointed to oversee the investigation by the deputy attorney general after Trump fired Comey in May 2017. How did Trump obstruct justice? Mueller's questions were l...

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  • Clinton impeachment lawyer to represent Trump
Clinton impeachment lawyer to represent Trump

Previously, Flood worked under President George W. Bush as head of the White House Counsel's Office, and represented Vice President Dick Cheney in a civil suit. These two camps are now warring in the press. One camp, apparently led by Giuliani, wants to keep the door open to an interview . The questions , obtained from a source "outside of Mr...

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  • Markets open in red on weak global cues
Markets open in red on weak global cues

Other laggards were Asian Paints, L&T, HUL, Coal India, Infosys, RIL, ITC Ltd, Bharti Airtel , Tata Motors , TCS, Adani Ports, HDFC Bank, Yes Bank and Hero MotoCorp . Sector-wise, the S&P BSE metal index rose by 109.85 points, followed by the banking index which was up 64.28 points. In the auto space, shares of Bajaj Auto rose 0.31 per cent af...

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  • US says will press North Korea on human rights abuses
US says will press North Korea on human rights abuses

North Korea views the 23,500 US troops stationed in South Korea as a provocative reminder of the US-South Korea military partnership, even though the countries have repeatedly assured the North that it is a defensive posture. "They asked me to help destroy the (North Korean) system and spread propaganda against the government", he said. Warmbi...

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  • Colorado Rockies at Chicago Cubs Free Pick 05/02/18
Colorado Rockies at Chicago Cubs Free Pick 05/02/18

Iannetta's homer, his third of the season, sent Darvish to the showers to a smattering of catcalls The Cubs' high-priced right-hander is 0-3 with a 6.00 ERA. Caratini is replacing Willson Contreras, who will get a rest and start this one on the bench. Once Gary handed the ball off to Bud Black after a phenomenal start , it was time for the ...

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  • IS claims deadly attack on Libya election commission
IS claims deadly attack on Libya election commission

Witnesses told Efe news that one suicide bombing took place during an attempt by an armed group to attack the building. The internationally backed Government of National Accord (GNA) said it was dealing with "the consequences of the cowardly suicide attack" after the health ministry put the toll at 12 dead and seven wounded.

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  • Chances for US-China trade breakthrough seen slim in Beijing talks
Chances for US-China trade breakthrough seen slim in Beijing talks

Instead, the United States needs to focus on getting Beijing to play by the same rules as everyone else, he said . Spokesperson Hua Chunying made the remarks in response to a question regarding the upcoming China visit by a US delegation comprising of high-ranking trade and economic officials.

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  • WHO Report: India Should Follow China's Footsteps in Combating Air Pollution
WHO Report: India Should Follow China's Footsteps in Combating Air Pollution

These pollutants - some of the most unsafe being sulfates, nitrates and black carbon - penetrate deep into the lungs and bloodstream and cause a range of diseases including stroke, heart disease , lung cancer and other respiratory infections.

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  • Locals ready for Kentucky Derby at Paducah horse racing track
Locals ready for Kentucky Derby at Paducah horse racing track

Arcaro and Hartack each won five runnings of the Kentucky Derby , while Shoemaker won four, spanning the almost half-century between Lawrin in 1938 and Ferdinand in 1986. "The best thing about it", Espinoza said, "was I didn't have to dance". "I'm constantly meeting people". "This bill sends a strong message to Breeders' Cup Limited that its event...

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  • Netanyahu slams 'Holocaust denier' Abbas after remarks on Jewish history
Netanyahu slams 'Holocaust denier' Abbas after remarks on Jewish history

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman tweeted that Abbas had "reached a new low in attributing the cause of massacres of Jewish people over the years to their 'social behavior'". The row comes as relations between the U.S. and the Palestinian leadership have broken down over the controversial American plan to move its Israeli embassy from Te...

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  • Macron, Rouhani agree to work on saving Iran n
Macron, Rouhani agree to work on saving Iran n

Should the USA pull out of the JCPOA and European countries do not remain committed to the deal's goals, it is natural for Iran to decide otherwise, Sadr said. In a conversation with the Israeli news site Ynet, the French ambassador reacted to the U.S. president's intention to reimpose sanctions on Iran by warning that Iran could immediately resu...

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