• World Bank denies reports that Nawaz Sharif laundered $4.9 billion to India
World Bank denies reports that Nawaz Sharif laundered $4.9 billion to India

The NAB further says the bureau decided the complaint verification over the said media report and disclosures as the NAB is authorized to investigate money laundering as per the law. The Supreme Court of Pakistan had disqualified Sharif past year, forcing him to resign from the country's top post. He has also been disqualified from holding public o...

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  • Geena Davis' Husband Reza Jarrahy Files for Divorce
Geena Davis' Husband Reza Jarrahy Files for Divorce

Jarrahy, 47, asked the judge to deny requests by Davis, 62, for spousal support. Together, they share three children, daughter Alizeh , 16, and twin boys Kaiis and Kian , 13. Davis previously gushed about her marriage while speaking to Good Housekeeping in March 2014. What on earth are you thinking?' But as for myself, I wasn't nervous at a...

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  • $700 mill set a side for Pacific aid
$700 mill set a side for Pacific aid

The additional operating funding aims to expand New Zealand's Official Development Assistance , primarily towards the Pacific region, responding to climate change, and "doing our part through multilateral and humanitarian agencies to respond to global emergencies and issues", Peters said.

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  • Central AL Forecast: Pleasant temperatures under a clear sky
Central AL Forecast: Pleasant temperatures under a clear sky

The rest of next week high temperatures will be right around average in the upper 60s to lower 70s. That initial batch of rain we had this morning is long gone, but another round of showers and storms will cross the region this evening. Have a great day! Highs will push back to a mix of 90s across the state. As the ridge continues to strengthen, ...

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  • Australia Is Spending $700K AUD On Blockchain Study
Australia Is Spending $700K AUD On Blockchain Study

The live performance industry is a strong one: over 1.8 million attend shows in capital, regional and country areas. " Australia's national supercomputers give scientists across government, industry and universities the processing power for the complex scientific computations needed in an advance society including accurate weather forecasts, dru...

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  • Ford Halts Production For Some Trucks After Parts Maker Catches Fire
Ford Halts Production For Some Trucks After Parts Maker Catches Fire

General Motors, Fiat Chrysler and Mercedes-Benz also reported production disruptions. "The impact on everybody else is going to pale compared to Ford ", Abhay "Abe" Vadhavkar, director of manufacturing, engineering and technology at the Center for Automotive Research in Ann Arbor , Mich., told the paper.

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  • State to discuss timeline for nursing home evictions
State to discuss timeline for nursing home evictions

Officially called the Long Term Special Income Limit program, 83 percent of the people now living in nursing homes or other institutions will be displaced from their residence. Rebekah Gee, secretary of the Louisiana Department of Health. Health officials have been saying for months that they would have to eliminate these Medicaid programs, unles...

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  • US ambassador tells German businesses to stop trade in Iran 'immediately'
US ambassador tells German businesses to stop trade in Iran 'immediately'

Bush administration, came under criticism after tweeting Tuesday that " German companies doing business in Iran should wind down operations immediately ". Bush, is well-known for his outspokenness. "It's not up to me to teach the USA ambassador how to be diplomatic, but he does seem to need a bit of tutoring", said Andrea Nahles, the leader of ...

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  • Man accused of murder-for-hire plot in Greenwood Co
Man accused of murder-for-hire plot in Greenwood Co

An affidavit also said that Lecroy told the Federal Bureau of Investigation agent that he might have to hire more people in order to carry out the act. On April 9, Lecroy met with the agent, pointed out the black neighbor's home and gave him a $100 deposit. Lecroy, 32, has been sent for a mental exam, according to court papers.

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  • Mormon Church to sever ties with Boy Scouts
Mormon Church to sever ties with Boy Scouts

Officially, the church said its decision to sever ties stemmed from the fact that it has now grown into a worldwide organisation, with many members outside of the United States. Some were relieved that the required camping trips and the annual collection for Boy Scouts - but never girls' programs - would come to an end. "In doing so, it will be nec...

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  • MBHS ranked second in state by US News & World Report
MBHS ranked second in state by US News & World Report

For comparison, Clovis North High School is the next best-ranked central San Joaquin Valley school at 188th in the state. Brentwood High School, Williamson Co 6. The new rankings show some schools slipping within Utah, relative to the rest of the nation. Tiebreakers determined the ranks of schools achieving the same CRI.

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  • White Yale Graduate Student Reported Black Classmate for Napping in Common Room
White Yale Graduate Student Reported Black Classmate for Napping in Common Room

The Yale Police Department said it was "following protocol" in responding to the white student's call on Siyonbola. Siyonbola was detained for more than 15 minutes as officers tried to verify she was a student. An essential part of that effort must be a commitment to mutual respect and an open dialog". Yale Police Chief Ronnell Higgins also did n...

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  • Driverless Uber software
Driverless Uber software "chose to ignore pedestrian"

The report says that the vehicle's systems detected the object but decided not to react right away, treating the pedestrian as a " false positive such as a plastic bag". False positives and negatives have always been a challenge for self-driving and semi-autonomous driving systems, he said, but said that detecting a pedestrian crossing a street "d...

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  • Republicans are trying to force a vote on DACA despite leadership stonewalling
Republicans are trying to force a vote on DACA despite leadership stonewalling

The measure that captured the most votes would be embraced, provided that because it obtained a bulk of the votes. GOP leadership has agreed to whip the Goodlatte bill, but it has failed to gain the support of enough Republicans to make it viable to pass the House.

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  • Israel and Iran prepare for conflict
Israel and Iran prepare for conflict

Lt. Col. Jonathan Conricus says Israel views the incident "with severity" and has responded. "This event is not over". Iranian forces on the Syrian-held side of the Golan Heights shelled Israeli army outposts on the strategic plateau on Thursday but caused no casualties, the Israeli military said.

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  • Trump Threatens Press Credentials Over 'Fake' Negative Media Coverage
Trump Threatens Press Credentials Over 'Fake' Negative Media Coverage

After the President's tweet today, CNN reported that he has repeatedly "mused privately" about revoking credentials. President Trump threatened to remove new networks' press credentials Wednesday over negative coverage, suggesting that recent negative comments about his presidency were " fake " news.

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  • 5 police, 1 inmate killed in Indonesia prison riot, police say
5 police, 1 inmate killed in Indonesia prison riot, police say

Setyo Wasisto said. A riot inside a high-security detention center outside Indonesia's capital, which includes holding areas for terrorism suspects, stretched for hours into Wednesday afternoon, officials said, and the media arm for the Islamic State claimed its loyalists were holding hostages there.

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  • A Sticky Mess: Liquid Chocolate Spills Onto Highway
A Sticky Mess: Liquid Chocolate Spills Onto Highway

The 60-year-old driver suffered only minor injuries. However, it was unclear where the lorry was headed. "It looks like a huge chocolate bar ", he added. The truck appeared to overturn after colliding with a traffic barrier, causing thick sugary liquid to coat Poland's A2 motorway. A town in Poland experienced a chocolate-covered highway on Wedn...

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  • Man wanted for teenager's murder in Utah arrested in Rocky Ford
Man wanted for teenager's murder in Utah arrested in Rocky Ford

Police only said he was "safely" taken into custody in an undisclosed area of Colorado about 11:30 a.m. Detective Greg Wilking, Salt Lake City Police Department, said there was a lot of work to be done in the investigation. "I can't even guess what the mother would be going through right now", Shearer added. "Our hearts and thoughts are with her"...

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  • Eric Schneiderman Scandal: Kellyanne Conway and Donald Trump Jr. Celebrate Resignation of
Eric Schneiderman Scandal: Kellyanne Conway and Donald Trump Jr. Celebrate Resignation of

Schneiderman denied assaulting anyone or engaging in non-consensual sex - "a line I would not cross", said the divorced father of a daughter. "So if we can have some recommendations out before then great, but there may be a decision to make no decision", Assemblywoman Pat Fahy (D-Albany) said.

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