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Britain's opposition Labour Party to force vote in parliament on pay cap

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The Democratic Unionists have agreed to support the government on key bills, including confidence motions and votes related to Britain's exit from the EU. At least 79 people are known to have died in the fire that engulfed Grenfell Tower earlier this month. There was a clear sense, he added, of the "way in which they are stretched and the trauma with which all workers in those services go through". Read More »

Katy Perry Says Niall Horan is Always Flirting With Her

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Earlier this week, Katy Perry told Sydney's Nova FM that Niall Horan is always trying to get her number , and that he's flirting with her. During an interview with The New York Times , Mayer revealed that one of the singles, " Still Feel Like Your Man ", which is featured on his most recent album, was penned about Perry. Read More »

Approach of Key Eurozone Inflation Data Puts EUR/USD on a Downer

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Inflation was forecast to slow to 1.2 percent. Loans to households grew 2.6 percent last month, the European Central Bank data showed, up from 2.4 percent in April and the fastest rate of growth since March 2009. Other key United Kingdom data due next week includes May trade deficit data, May industrial production and May manufacturing production. That provoked the banking world's single biggest cheerleader for a stronger dollar, Deutsche Bank, to declare the end of the greenback's bull ... Read More »

Strangers buy auto for man who walked miles to work

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According to KPRC , the inspiration for the gift came after Rockwell resident Andy Mitchell saw Korva while driving, and gave him a ride. When they got talking, Korva told Mitchell how he had to walk 3 miles to work and the same distance back home every day because he did not own a vehicle. Read More »

Bond set at $100000 for man accused of destroying Ten Commandments monument

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A sheriff's department spokesman in Oklahoma says a man arrested in the destruction of Arkansas' Ten Commandments monument is the same man who crashed his vehicle into Oklahoma's monument in 2014. A private foundation raised more than $26,000 for the original monument and its installation. In 2014, Reed rammed a vehicle into that monument, Powell said. Read More »

EPA launches new unit to 'critique' climate science

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According to Forbes , the EPA in 2015 pushed for a ban on the use of chlorpyrifos on crops, 14 years after it had been banned for use in homes. "We are deeply alarmed by EPA's decision not to finalize the proposed rule to end chlorpyrifos uses on food", the letter said. Read More »

Assembly passes resolution to reserve 85% seats for Delhi students

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The resolution to reserve 85 percent seats was passed unanimously by the house. A resolution to amend the Delhi Universities Act (1922), to make way for another university authorised to affiliate institutions was also passed. He informed that the government had written several letters, the last one being in December 2016, to the union HRD minister, but to no avail. He said the government wanted to expand the number of institutions that provide higher education to students in the national ... Read More »

The Fractured Israel-Diaspora Relationship

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It issued a simple statement , with no opinions to be found: " The debate is ongoing and the democratic process in Israel which provides for input from many voices is the best hope for a productive outcome ". Army, and Nazis forced Jews across Europe to wear it to identify themselves. "Mistakes were made regarding timing and the way things were done". But the program was never implemented, as powerful ultra-Orthodox members of Netanyahu's coalition government raised objections. Read More »

Moscow says questionable data in chemical watchdog's Syria

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An OPCW investigating team was deployed within 24 hours of the attack on April 4, though for security reasons they could not visit its site in Khan Sheikhoun, in the northern Idlib region. The U.S. State Department has reacted to the OPCW report saying its findings "reflect a despicable and highly risky record of chemical weapons use by the Assad regime". Read More »

Minneapolis passes $15 minimum wage

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The council ultimately voted to amend the proposed ordinance to extend the amount of time businesses would have to implement the new minimum wage. The pay hike will be phased in citywide by 2024 and makes Minneapolis the first city in the Midwest to set a timetable for a $15 minimum wage. Read More »

Of fame want: the dog climbed on stage with the orchestra

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The clip, posted to the "Extremeyak" YouTube account, shows the calm pup slowly walking up to musicians from the Vienna Chamber Orchestra in the middle of Mendelssohn's Italian Symphony No. Conductor Ola Rudner acknowledged the dog , nodding to the audience and waving his baton as if nothing odd was happening. The stray dog made itself at home, drawing wild applause from the amused crowd. Read More »

Amarnath Yatra suspended due to heavy rains

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He said the rains have rendered the tracks slippery at some places. "Presently, there are around 1,600 registered pilgrims stranded at the base camp, who will be allowed for pilgrimage only after road gets through for the traffic", he said. Read More »

Washington Redskins wins its trademark battle

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Tam . "Consistent with Tam , the Court should reverse the judgment of the district court and remand the case with instructions to enter judgment in favor of Pro-Football", wrote DOJ civil attorney Mark Freeman. Tam said he wanted to name his band after the racial slur in an attempt to reclaim the word and turn it into a positive. The team's appeal, also on free speech grounds, was put on hold in the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia, pending the outcome of The Slants' ... Read More »

North Korea threatens to kill South's ex-president Park

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President Donald Trump was given updated military options, according to CNN Thursday, as the administration weighed how to deal with North Korea on the eve of a visit from South Korean President Moon Jae In . Park, who was ousted in March over a corruption scandal , is now in detention in South Korea . Moon's conservative predecessor, who was impeached in a bribery scandal, took a hard line toward North Korea. Read More »

Downing Street rebuke for council over Grenfell fire meeting shutdown

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He wrote a letter to Prime Minister Theresa May outlining his recommendations. The leader of Kensington and Chelsea Council , Nick Paget-Brown, which was criticised for its response to the disaster on 14 June, quit on Friday. and we would have expected the council to respect that". She said sprinklers might not be needed in all council residential buildings. He said "a vigorous inquiry that gets to the truth" and he understood the "desire of local people for justice". Read More »

Kentucky, Virginia and California tell Trump's voter fraud commission to fuck off

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Kobach did not say in his letter exactly why the commission seeks the state's voter rolls, other than they are needed to "fully analyze vulnerabilities and issues related to voter registration and voting". The president set up the commission after his claims that millions of people voted illegally last November - claims that have been discredited. Kobach is the GOP secretary of state in Kansas and a former Republican Party chairman. Read More »

Rahul Gandhi slams Centre for GST rollout hurry, dubs it self promotion

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More FDIs will be coming to India and there will be a single tax which will help the businessmen, traders, manufacturers and at the end it is going to help the consumers. However, the Congress, Mamata Banerjee ruled Trinamool Congress (TMC), Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), DMK and other Left party are still in the mood to boycott the special session which the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is eyeing as one of the major push for the 2019 general elections. Read More »

United Nations downsizes peacekeepers in Sudan's Darfur

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But French Ambassador Francois Delattre said the cuts will allow the missions to continue their peacekeeping work "while being more efficient". The White House is also pushing to cap the US contribution to peacekeeping at 25 percent of the budget - a rule that already exists, but is waived each year by Congress. Read More »

South Korean president to dine with President Trump

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U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday the U.S. and South Korea are renegotiating the free trade deal with South Korea and are discussing many options with regard to North Korea . In Donald Trump's first year in the White House, that South Korean confidence has dropped to 17% . The threat of nuclear attack has been a massive point of contention between the USA and North Korea since North Korea began conducting nuclear and ballistic missile tests . Read More »

For $10K, You Can Own a Bikini Made of Pizza

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Pizza lovers will be thrilled to know they can now get a bikini made entirely of actual dough, cheese, sauce, pepperoni and all. Thanks to QSR pizza brand, Villa Italian Kitchen , the July 4th could be overshadowed by July 5th, National Bikini Day , when the chain will offer a one-day-only special - handmade, personalized bikinis, made entirely of pizza, a news release said. Read More »

Dennis officially ends 37-year association with McLaren

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But despite the championship victories and blossoming vehicle making business, Mr Dennis' relationship with the McLaren Group turned sour during a fall out with fellow board members in 2014. He also said, "perhaps my greatest satisfaction is the Formula 1 team's outstanding racing safety record". Rather than stepping quietly into retirement, though, Dennis has joined the Ministry of Defence Innovation Advisory Panel, looking at how new technologies can be applied to weapons and defence. Read More »

Revenue Approximations Analysis: Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ), JC Penney Company, Inc. (JCP)

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Telsey Advisory Group increased their price target on J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company in a research note on Monday, May 15th. They set a "reduce" rating and a $5.00 price objective for the company. The company had Year Ago Sales of $3.04 Billion. The business's revenue was down 3.7% compared to the same quarter a year ago. United Capital Financial Advisers LLC raised its position in shares of J.C. Read More »

Bulls: No decision yet on Rondo's future with team

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So right now we're operating under the assumption that he'll be here. "But, like I said, if that subject is ever broached by them, then it would have to be advantageous for us". Coming back too soon or being pressed to come back got others in trouble. "I just thought it was a sprain", LaVine told CSNChicago.com. "When he got here, I knew if he got an opportunity on the National Basketball Association stage, it doesn't surprise me". Read More »

Queen Elizabeth's Home Is Getting a $457 Million Refurb

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The Crown Estate, an independent trust which runs the United Kingdom monarchy's estate, including Buckingham Palace and property in London's West End, revealed that it made £328.8 million ($418.6 million) in profit in the year ending in March 2017. Read More »

First Midwest Bank Trust Division Sells 1154 Shares of Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

Ltd. increased its stake in shares of Abbott Laboratories by 10.6% in the first quarter. The Ghost Tree Capital Llc holds 400,000 shares with $15.36M value, up from 300,000 last quarter. Allergan Plc was reduced too. Since January 31, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 20 selling transactions for $8.46 million activity. NATH DEEPAK S . Read More »

Checkatrade Trophy: Sunderland to participate in competition

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The Black Cats are among 16 under-21 teams invited to participate in the competition, with the likes of Chelsea , Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur also taking part. "The competition provides a unique challenge to young players and seasoned professionals alike". Spurs will feature in the tournament for the first time next season, which could end up with a Wembley date in the spring of 2018. Read More »

Doctors Shot Inside Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center

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Multiple senior NYC officials told NBC New York that at least three people have been shot. It is believed the suspect has barricaded himself into a room in the hospital and has a rifle. Some reports say the gunman may have been a former employee but this has not been confirmed. Police are warning residents to avoid the area around the hospital. Read More »

Arizona fire grows, more evacuations ordered

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Low humidity, temperatures hovering around 90 Fahrenheit and 35 miles per hour (55 kph) wind gusts are in the forecast through the weekend and may "contribute to extreme fire behavior", the National Weather Service said in an advisory. Karen Fann, who lives in Prescott and represents the area where the fire is burning. Residents of the communities of Mayer, Poland Junction, Mount Union, and Chaparral Hills have been fully evacuated. Read More »

IOC President in the Republic of Korea

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Should a Taekwondo match be held in Pyongyang this September, it will be the third inter-Korean sports exchange of the year, following the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey Women's World Championship in Gangneung, and the ongoing ITF officials' visit to South Korea for the championships in Muju . Read More »

Nigel Benn and Steve Collins agree to rematch after 21 years

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When asked by Sky Sports News HQ whether he will try to obtain a boxing licence from another country, Benn said: "One hundred per cent, because what it is, I need closure and the reason I need closure is for like four or five years long they are saying it's passed, but it hasn't". Read More »