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Women Candidates Win Big in NC, WV, Ohio and Indiana Primary Races

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Women made up about 20 percent of House candidates in OH, 18 percent in North Carolina, and 17 percent in Indiana . Morrisey will now face endangered Democratic Senator Joe Manchin, a prime target for Republicans, in one of the top Senate races of November's midterm elections.Blankenship had panicked Republican leaders by showing signs of a late surge, but he faded to a third-place finish behind Morrisey and U.S. Read More »

Syrian state media - Israeli missiles hit Syrian air defences, radar

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On Tuesday, the Israeli army ordered the opening and preparation of missile shelters in the occupied Golan Heights , but stopped short of instructing residents to occupy the shelters. Thousands of militiamen armed, trained and financed by Iran - mostly from Lebanon's Hezbollah movement, but also Iraq, Afghanistan and Yemen - have also been fighting alongside the Syrian army. Read More »

Iran forces launch missiles at Israel from Syria, IDF says

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Moscow, May 9 Russian President Vladimir Putin today said he was seriously concerned by US President Donald Trump's abandoning the Iran nuclear deal . Mr Netanyahu and Mr Putin have a lot to talk about. The strikes on the base came less than 48 hours after a deadly alleged gas attack on the rebel pocket of Douma in Eastern Ghouta outside Damascus. Read More »

Federal Geologists: Hawaii Volcano Could Have Explosive Eruption

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Should steam-driven explosions begin, ash clouds will rise to greater elevations above ground. Kilauea has been erupting continuously since 1983, but in late April and early May, the volcanic eruption took a risky new turn, and the fissures and high levels of sulfur dioxide gas prompted evacuations in the area. Read More »

Google I/O 2018: CEO Sundar Pichai Addresses Privacy Concerns at the Conference

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Using a speech pattern peppered with lifelike "hmms" and "errs", the artificially intelligent helper is able to interact with real people to fill the boss's diary. Alphabet CEO, John Krafcik, announce that Waymo will launch a full self-driving auto ride-hailing service later this year. For its photos service, Google is starting a new service called "Suggested Actions ". Read More »

Blankenship loses bitter Republican US Senate fight in West Virginia

Joe Manchin . And Manchin should be a top GOP target in a state Trump won by one of the widest margins of any state in the country in the 2016 presidential election. "And I am staying upstairs so I don't have to worry about a DUI or anything". Yet none of Tuesday's other contests was expected to have more impact on the midterm landscape than West Virginia , where Blankenship had embraced Trump's tactics - casting himself as a victim of government persecution and seizing on xenophobia, ... Read More »

European Union aims to pursue Iran nuclear deal following USA withdrawal

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Several European leaders voiced disappointment over the USA decision on Tuesday, while close allies to Trump, such as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, cheered on the decision. The spokesman stated that Pakistan had welcomed the deal between Iran and world powers, and it is hoped that the all the parties would find out a way for its implementation. Read More »

Israel missiles hit Syria military bases

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There are concerns that Iran could try to retaliate after suspected Israeli strikes against the Tiyas or T-4 airbase, in February and April . Social media reports said the rockets were intercepted over Damascus. Iran is Israel's arch-foe and has repeatedly called for an end to the existence of the Jewish state. Russian Federation is a strategic partner of Iran's in Syria. Read More »

Even warmer for Wednesday with plentiful sunshine

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Giving it a 30 percent chance at this point. HRRR model cloud cover forecast for late Monday morning , showing a mix of sun and clouds over the Garden State. Thursday will be more humid with a good chance for scattered PM showers and storms, especially in the mountains. Mostly cloudy, with a high into the upper 50's. Read More »

Less than 1 in 3 Americans support United States pullout from Iran deal

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The currency has been sliding for months because of a weak economy, financial difficulties at local banks and heavy demand for dollars among Iranians who feared a pullout by Washington from the nuclear deal, and renewed United States sanctions against Tehran, could shrink the country's exports of oil and other goods. Read More »

Europe has limited opportunity to preserve nuclear deal, Rouhani tells Macron

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Iran's supreme religious and political leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, has declared nuclear weapons to be un-Islamic, saying that its nuclear programme is aimed exclusively at producing energy and conducting medical research. More than 200 jets were a part of the deals. Immediately after Trump's speech, he warned Iran could "begin our industrial enrichment without any limitations". Read More »

James Paxton, Roberto Osuna, Chris Paul — Trending

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Paxton's reaction seemed to say it - maybe that was hit No. 1. Seattle Mariners against Toronto Blue Jays . Paxton is a 29-year-old lefty from Canada. He said he appreciated how the fans cheered him following the game and wanted to show his respect to the fans. Rather than K cards to mark his strikeouts, they hold up "Eh" signs in a playful nod to his heritage. Read More »

Saudi Arabia set to pursue nuclear weapons if Iran restarts program

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In other words, it's pure Trump. The 2015 agreement imposed restrictions on Iran's nuclear program in return for the lifting of most U.S. and global sanctions. Israel is already on alert for conflict with Iran. Earlier Wednesday, French President Emmanuel Macron and Iran's Hassan Rouhani agreed to work toward "the continued implementation of the nuclear deal" along with Britain and Germany , despite the USA decision to withdraw from the agreement. Read More »

U.S. to Press Europe to Reduce Iran Investments

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The agreement, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action , put extensive limits on Middle East country's nuclear program in exchange for the lifting of crippling economic sanctions, primarily the oil and banking sectors. Read More »

Google I/O 2018: Ai Takes Over The First Day Highlights

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Making calls, composing emails, sending messages, and making notes were easy tasks made easiest with Google Assistant . Google is bringing support for Linux apps to its Chrome operating system, introducing the feature in preview today with a view to rolling it out, first to its own (expensive) Google Pixelbooks, and then other Chromebooks at a later date. Read More »

21st Century Fox (FOXA) Holdings Reduced by Lee Danner & Bass Inc

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The recent change has given its price a 3.08% lead over SMA 50 and -2.88% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock is now showing its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 0 Percent. (NYSE: ZAYO ) has seen its SMA20 which is now -4.27%. Zions Bancorporation bought a new position in 21st Century Fox during the 1st quarter valued at approximately $181,000. Read More »

Nucléaire iranien Européens et Iraniens se rencontreront lundi

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Il y a une semaine, il avait signé un nouveau coup d'éclat en dévoilant en direct à la télévision une centaine de milliers de documents saisis selon lui par les espions israéliens à Téhéran et qui prouveraient, toujours d'après M. L'Europe peut-elle prendre la main? Sa décision a été vivement critiquée, tant par son prédécesseur Barack Obama que par ses partenaires européens. Read More »

Early voting begins for June 5 election

Republican voters in three states are picking their nominees in three top Senate races - and their fear of a "dumpster fire" candidate looks like it's not going to materialize. May I receive assistance in voting? Polls open at 6:30 a.m. across the state and locally, some familiar names are on the ballot as they hope to be in the race for congressional seats in the general election come November. Read More »

Trump's lawyer Michael Cohen 'given $500000 by Russian oligarch'

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Intrater is the CEO of Columbus, which Avenatti's report describes as an investment vehicle for the Vekselberg-controlled Renova Group. First Republic declined to comment. The timing of the payment to Daniels-less than two weeks before the 2016 election-has come under heavy scrutiny over whether it represented a contribution to Trump's campaign meant to impact the outcome of the election. Read More »

Trump Withdraws US From Iran Deal, Reimposes Sanctions: Here's What's Next

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US President Donald Trump signs a document reinstating sanctions against Iran after announcing the US withdrawal from the Iran Nuclear deal , in the Diplomatic Reception Room at the White House in Washington , DC, on May 8, 2018. "Do not let anyone dismantle this agreement, " she said. Michael Aastrup Jensen, foreign policy spokesperson with the Liberal party, the senior partner in Denmark's coalition government, said he was disappointed at the announcement . Read More »

Malaysian Giants claim 'Soiled tricks' and sabotage since voting begins

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At least two Cabinet ministers appear to have lost their parliamentary seats and the opposition also made gains in state contests, potentially threatening the grip of Najib's party on Johor state, where it was founded, and other states. Leaders from both sides claimed earlier that their communications were being disrupted by non-stop spam calls on their mobile phones as voting progressed. Read More »

Microsoft's "Your Phone" App Connects Android And iPhone To Your PC

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They're doing this so that you can have your Windows experience on the go. "That's been the posture we've adopted on my entire engineering team". The new pricing structure applies to consumer apps sold on Windows 10 , Windows Mixed Reality , Windows Phone and Surface Hub and will be available later this year. Read More »

Next change for Facebook: New board director, executives reshuffled

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In other development, Facebook also launched blockchain services and the former PayPal CEO, David Marcus who was heading Facebook's messenger services will lead this project. The new leader of WhatsApp will be Chris Daniels, who previously led Facebook's Internet.org connectivity efforts. The shakeup did not appear to include any firings and did not change the roles of either Zuckerberg or Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg. Read More »

38CIA Chief Nominee May Pledge to Halt Re-Introduction of State Torture

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Her reported oversight of a secret " black site " in Thailand where detainees were subjected to enhanced interrogation techniques, including waterboarding, in 2002 has generated widespread controversy, as has her involvement in ordering the destruction of 92 videotapes - some of which documented the interrogations - while serving as chief of staff to then-director of the clandestine service, Jose Rodriguez, in 2005. Read More »

Donald Trump Withdraws From Iran Nuclear Deal; Here Are Details

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Both technical limitations and orders from Iran's supreme leader have restricted the range of ballistic missiles manufactured in the country to 2000 kilometers. Britain, France and Germany had made strenuous attempts to persuade the U.S. president to preserve the deal. This was a way to stay Iran's nuclear ambitions while giving more moderate forces wind in their sails. Read More »

Pompeo in Pyongyang as Korean whirlwind gathers pace

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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang also attended the three-way summit, which was last held in Seoul in 2015. Moon's remarks are in sharp contrast to South Korea's official diplomatic stance, which supports the US position that North Korea must commit to denuclearization first in order for a peace treaty to come to fulfillment. Read More »

John Kerry says Trump's Iran decision 'breaks America's word'

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May urged the U.S. to avoid obstructing its allies, who wish to continue with the original terms of the deal, and called on Tehran to have "restraint in response to the decision by the United States". Democratic leaders were unanimous in their view that withdrawal from the Iranian nuclear deal is not in national interest of the US. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the USA withdrawal from the Iran nuclear agreement was a step backwards. Read More »

Oil prices reverse early losses as Trump tears up sanctions deal

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The sanctions were no longer enforced after the nuclear deal took effect. But some U.S. officials close to Trump , as well as hawkish Washington lobbyists, argue that an Iranian economic collapse could lead to Tehran's Islamist regime falling - and that this would be a good thing. Read More »

Ambassador John Bolton: "We Are Out of the Deal"

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U.S. President Donald Trump has announced his country's withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal and says he will partially renew sanctions on Iran. The Trump administration repealed the Obama-era mandate requiring all public schools to implement transgender bathroom policies and speech codes, on February 22, 2017. Read More »

Android P public beta available with iPhone X-like gestures, Adaptive Battery

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Starting today, users can choose from six new voices introduced with the Google Assistant , while John Legend will also be lending his tones to the Google Assistant later this year. These calls were also demonstrated and it was seen to handle the calls gracefully. There's a new system navigation. YouTube , for example, will track how much time you spend watching videos and make gentle reminders to take a break or go outside. Read More »