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Reed moves to No. 1 in USA standings after masters win

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Most daunting in the middle of the final round last Sunday was a familiar name at Augusta National-Jordan Spieth-on the verge of the greatest comeback in Masters history. "When Patrick had his wonderful win at Doral 5 years ago, people saw his great talent, and a bright future ahead". A victory would have seen McIlroy, one of the best golfers of his generation, become one of only six men to have won all four modern majors. Read More »

Facebook is rallying as Mark Zuckerberg testifies to Congress

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Shares in Facebook posted their biggest daily gain in almost two years, closing up 4.5 percent on Tuesday. In all, he skated largely unharmed through his first day of congressional testimony . This is now accomplished by serving ads to users and receiving payment from the companies whose products and services are promoted in those ads. He replied that it's "a technology company, because the primary thing we do is have engineers that write code and build products". Read More »

Spotify and Hulu join forces for $13 subscription bundle

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This isn't the first time Hulu and Spotify have worked together, as they launched a combined subscription for college students in September 2017. The new bundle is initially available only to existing Spotify Premium subscribers in the USA, who also get a chance to try out Hulu for three months for just 99 cents. Read More »

Top US Republican Paul Ryan won't seek re-election

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He achieved his long-held goal of passing a tax reform bill late previous year. Ryan and President Trump had two different visions for the party, Conant said, "and after today it's clearly Trump's party". Mark Sanford of SC. Ryan was pulled into the leadership job by the abrupt retirement of Speaker John Boehner in 2015. "I am announcing that this year will be my last one as a member of the House". Read More »

Russia sees no threat of US-Russia armed clash in Syria

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The latest sanctions are notably worse than earlier ones because they specifically bar any trading of securities of targeted companies rather than just blocking their access to new worldwide fundraising. May declined to say if she was concerned by Trump's tweet , reiterating that Britain was working with allies to work out exactly what had happened. Read More »

Latest Forecast: Wind Brings Near Record Heat, High Fire Danger

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Wednesday morning readings will be in the low-mid 40s across the area, but afternoon readings should be a few degrees warmer than Tuesday , rising into the mid-upper 70s. Get the latest breaking headlines sent straight to your inbox. Thursday , it will be mostly sunny with a high near 79, the weather service said. This will bring rounds of showers and storms to Kentucky from Saturday into Sunday . Read More »

Russian military says closely watching Syria situation, U.S. naval movements

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Monday's meeting took place following a suspected chemical attack by the Syrian government against people in Douma , Syria . As NPR's Michele Kelemen reports, the US -drafted resolution would have demanded access to the scene of the reported attack in Douma , a rebel-held area in the Damascus suburbs, and "would also create a new investigative mechanism to look into chemical weapons attacks in Syria and determine who is responsible". Read More »

Iranian Foreign Ministry praises relations with Russia

A dollar was 36,000 rials in mid-September. Other than the threat of legal action, it is unclear how authorities plan to enforce the ceiling on foreign currency holdings and prevent the re-emergence of a black market in dollars. Oregon Sens. Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden must ensure that our new nominee for secretary of state is thoroughly vetted on views regarding the proper balance between diplomatic and military tools in general, and the best strategy for dealing with the Iran nuclear ... Read More »

Russia, Syria invite probe into alleged chemical attack

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President Donald Trump just tweeted a warning that an attack on Syria is imminent - breaking his own policy of not signaling upcoming military moves. "We're looking into the attack at this point". Assad has been blamed for previous attacks by the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) and UN-backed war crimes investigators. Read More »

Consumer Groups: Facebook's Facial Recognition Violates Privacy Rights

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The missives should also be available in the downloadable file where users can see exactly what data the social network has on them, along with information used to target ads that has engulfed Facebook in its current scandal. "In the U.S. Senate Alabama special election a year ago, we successfully deployed some new artificial intelligence (AI) tools that removed Macedonian trolls who were trying to spread information during the election". Read More »

Seeing red: Apple's iPhone 8 gets new hue

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The announcement had been rumored for some time and effectively mirrors what Apple did past year with its iPhone 7 lineup. Apple also introduced a new ( PRODUCT) RED iPhone X Leather Folio for Rs 7,000. The appearance of the Red iPhone8 and iPhone8 Plus is catchy. The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus red models go on sale this Friday (April 13). The new screen problem is the latest in a series of issues that have emerged with repairs completed by non-Apple service providers. Read More »

Woman accused of shooting homeless man waives right to appear in court

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I have only had two serious relationships. "They were approached by the unknown suspect between Delta Beverages and Gwanda Rural District council workshop". Ndlovu was not asked to plead to rape and robbery charges when he appeared before Western Commonage magistrate Mr Stephen Ndhlovu yesterday. His bail was denied and he will appear in court again later this month. Read More »

Israel 'behind attack on Syrian airbase that killed Iranian soldiers'

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The Pentagon's denial followed speculation that the USA was considering military action after reports of an apparent chemical attack in the Syrian town of Douma on Saturday that killed dozens of civilians. At the same meeting she asked if Russian Federation had become a tool of Iran or the Syrian government, since their aircraft had carried out a massive amount of bombings on rebel positions. Read More »

Trump threatens Syria strike, cancels summit travel

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Peskov sidestepped questions about Russia's concrete reaction to the expected strike on Syria, saying Russia's official position had already been put forth by its ambassador the UN, Vasily Nebenzia. The Syrian government denies responsibility. "We should all be outraged at these horrific reports and images from Douma" where Saturday's attack took place, said Peter Salama, the United Nations agency's chief of emergency response. Read More »

UN Security Council Held Emergency Meeting On Syria Conflict

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Mr Trump has pledged a "forceful" response, and has spoken of numerous military options . For any regime forces planning a gas attack, "their worst case calculation is that there will be another limited targeted U.S. "To me there's not much of a doubt, but the generals will figure it out", Trump said. He added: "Everybody's gonna pay a price". Earlier, Vassily Nebenzia, Russian Ambassador at United Nations had called the chemical attack allegations "fake news " and said Russia was ... Read More »

Burglary Suspect Arrested After Police Chase

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Finalists will be brought to Syracuse in September or October. Police say a man got into an argument with his girlfriend while having cocktails at a bar then took it to another level when they got home. At this time, Billings Police is not releasing how many officers were involved. "The officer was able to catch up to Whitefield and detain him", Beckley said. Read More »

World Health Organization demands 'immediate' access to Syria's victims of chemical attack

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While the USA said it did not attack the Syrian airbase today, the White House is not ruling out a future military response. Then he loudly announced he meant to pull out US forces and "let the other people take care of" Syria . In the alleged attack over the weekend in Douma, a rebel-held area in the Damascus suburbs, pro-opposition rescue workers and doctors have told NPR's Ruth Sherlock that at least 42 people died. Read More »

Syria air base attack: 14 killed, including Iranian forces

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U.S. President Donald Trump had warned there would be a "big price to pay" for the attack , and had vowed with French counterpart Emmanuel Macron to react strongly. -OPCW Joint Investigative Mechanism, or JIM. "If there is a U.S. missile attack, we - in line with both Putin and Russia's chief of staff's remarks - will shoot down USA rockets and even the sources that launched the missiles", Zasypkin told Hezbollah-state run media, according to Al Jazeera . Read More »

Zhiwei Zhang on How China Could Respond to US Tariffs

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Analysts say that the current 25% duty on vehicle imports can be lowered to as much as 10%. "Some people believe that China's new measures for opening up are forced by the pressure of a trade war ". Selling U.S. treasuries and buying other government bonds could also be an option. CURRENCIES: The dollar slipped to 107.06 yen from 107.20. Xi appears to be directly responding to President Trump's two most public complaints: Chinese tariffs on US cars and the theft of USA companies' ... Read More »

Badger soccer starts season with 3-2 win

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Bailey Barnett claimed an 8-6 win over Katie Eddy in second singles, while Caroline Foreman picked up an 8-5 win over Halie Hagerman in third singles. The match started out evenly until Evergreen started creating some solid scoring challenges midway through the first half. With 19 seconds remaining in the half, Liz Mrocko knocked in a rebound to give the Lady Dutch a 3-1 halftime lead. Read More »

Trump calls off trip to South America to focus on Syria

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Russian and American representatives clashed at a United Nations Security Council meeting yesterday, blocking each other in attempts to set up global investigations into chemical weapons use in Syria . The World Health Organization has said an estimated 500 people went to health facilities with "signs and symptoms consistent with exposure to toxic chemicals " after the attack on the rebel-held town of Douma in Syria at the weekend. Read More »

Zuckerberg admits Facebook made mistakes but says he won't resign

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is testifying before US Congress , where he is answering questions from lawmakers about issues including the company's handling of user data. Zuckerberg , speaking Tuesday to senators concerned in part about Facebook's susceptibility to foreign powers who would use the service to meddle in American elections, said Facebook at first had been reactive to offensive and risky content, removing it only after it had spread. Read More »

Rubio asks followers to support Rick Scott

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We will change Washington . I would anticipate if he wins I will have just as good a relationship as I have with Sen. Nelson, who will turn 76 in the fall, is Florida's only statewide elected Democrat. "We cut their taxes, reduced regulation and we've added right about 1.5 million jobs". Lately Scott has ratcheted-up his rhetoric on Washington . Scott is expected to win what is becoming a crowded Republican primary this August. Read More »

Where would you rather have your private data stored?

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The group is calling on the Facebook co-founder to ban all fake accounts that are spreading disinformation on the social media platform. Facebook, which has more than two billion users, has access to everything you do on the site: the photos and videos you post, your comments, your 'likes, ' anything you share or consult, the identity of your friends and any other users you interact with, your location and other information. Read More »

Thousands gather for Ministry to Get Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

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South African President Cyril Ramaphosa , upon his visit to her homestead the day after her passing announced that she would be given a "category 1 special official burial" on April 14th. While her husband was in jail - and kept silent - between 1964 and 1990, Winnie was the spirit of the resistance, the young mother who refused to be broken. Read More »

Alberta premier says willing to buy Trans Mountain pipeline

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Oh, sure, Premier Notley is doing her finest impersonation of a pro-pipeline politician. Alberta would get its pipeline , and Trudeau would get the province with the biggest carbon profile to get on the climate change bandwagon. Finance Minister Bill Morneau declined to say if the federal government may take that step. "This pipeline will be built". "Unfortunately, B.C. has now been asserting broad jurisdiction and reiterating its intention to use that jurisdiction to stop the project", the ... Read More »

Russian Federation warned not to shield Syria: Bishop

At least 40 people were reported killed in the suspected attack Saturday. President Donald Trump was already having an anger filled morning as he reacted to the continuing Federal Bureau of Investigation probe that led to the raiding of his personal lawyer's offices. Read More »

Facebook sends privacy alerts to affected users

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It was my mistake, and I'm sorry. He punted a lot (promising a bajillion follow-ups from "my team"), but rarely stepped in it (a notable exception: refusing to agree that the story of Facebook's stratospheric success could happen "only in America"). Read More »

Trump Says Believes China to Take Down Trade Barriers

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Michelle Ye Hee Lee, Sean Sullivan and Jenna Johnson, The Washington Post •. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on the CBS program Face The Nation there was a risk of a trade war between the United States and China but that he did not expect one. Read More »

White House: Trump believes Mueller's probe has 'gone too far'

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We see his twin personalities - his twin presidencies - and recognize again the cost to the country of his erratic behavior. The White House has denied there was a sexual relationship. "If he did, it wouldn't end the investigation". Paul lamented it is "hard politically" to fire Mueller and that most likely wouldn't happen. Monday's events renewed concerns that Trump could try to have Mueller removed, which critics have said would amount to interference in the investigation. Read More »

Rachel Darragh wins her opening Commonwealth Games match

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The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) welcomes more than 6,600 athletes and team officials from 71 Commonwealth nations and territories to the Gold Coast and event cities Brisbane, Cairns and Townsville, to share in the celebration of sport, entertainment and culture. Read More »