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Anti-bullying school policies, the reporting of 2015 hate crime statistics to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the city contractor nondiscrimination ordinance were among the items that scored the Summit City points. The MEI is the best tool to help these businesses make crucial evaluations about the welcoming - or unwelcoming - nature of towns and cities across the nation".
  • Egypt releases Irish citizen after four years in jail

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    President of Ireland Michael D Higgins welcomed news of the release of Mr Halawa, the son of a prominent Muslim cleric in Dublin, as a "great relief to his family". The Foreign Affairs Minister says it's hoped he will finally return home to Dublin on Sunday or Monday. The 21-year-old was acquitted over Muslim Brotherhood protests.
  • Fox News' Trump supporter now says he lied about military service

    Fox News' Trump supporter now says he lied about military service

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    By then it had amassed 1.5 million views. "You can turn this story around", Shipley wrote to Fox News reporter Bryan Llenas. "Garofalo is used to working under pressure", Llenas said. A Fox spokeswoman said Friday morning that the story had been corrected online and on all social media platforms. "An incredible guy, I hope he gets to meet the president", says another one.
  • Solicitor General of India Ranjit Kumar resigns, cites personal reasons

    Solicitor General of India Ranjit Kumar resigns, cites personal reasons

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    Mukul Rohatgi was appointed as the Attorney General, the chief legal officer then. Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta is likely to be the next Solicitor General. Ranjit Kumar had been a counsel for the Gujarat government and amicus curiae in several cases in the Supreme Court. After Rohatgi's resignation, Kumar was tipped to be the new AG, but the government chose Venugopal over him.
  • At least 10 dead in Kabul Shiite mosque attack

    At least 10 dead in Kabul Shiite mosque attack

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    The militants carried out two suicide attacks using two Humvees, armoured vehicles stolen from security forces, over an army centre in Cheshma area of Maiwand district. An Afghan official at the interior ministry said the suicide bombing killed at least 30 people and wounded 45. The attacker entered inside the mosque and detonated the explosives.
  • Not every marriage is love jihad: Kerala High Court

    Not every marriage is love jihad: Kerala High Court

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    Sruthi had converted to Islam and married her classmate Anees. The court had earlier cautioned a lawyer arguing on behalf of the parents of Sruthi Meledath not to use "Love Jihad" narrative as an excuse to break-up inter-faith marriages. The judgement began with a quote from American poet Maya Angelou who famously said: "Love recognises no barriers". It jumps hurdles. Leaps fences. "Article 25 (1) of the Constitution of India guarantees to every citizen the right to freely profess, practice ...
  • Honeywell International Inc. (HON) Q3 Earnings Beat, But Q4 Profit Outlook Light

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    Rent-A-Center Inc (NASDAQ:RCII) has declined 10.49% since October 20, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 0.96% the S&P500. The firm's quarterly revenue was up.9% compared to the same quarter past year. Palladium Prns Limited Company owns 17,785 shares for 0.19% of their portfolio. Prudential Fin holds 1.85 million shares or 0.37% of its portfolio. Fiduciary Communications holds 0.11% or 28,075 shares.
  • Judge Rules Trump's Pardon Doesn't Undo Joe Arpaio's Conviction

    Judge Rules Trump's Pardon Doesn't Undo Joe Arpaio's Conviction

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    Attorneys for Arpaio and the Justice Department argued at the hearing that Bolton's rulings should be vacated, calling it a matter of "basic fairness" and "good housekeeping". "It did not, however, "revise the historical facts" of this case", she wrote. According to a report in The Washington Post , Arpaio's legal team immediately filed an appeal.
  • Was Indy's Amazon bid 'showy' enough to get company's attention?

    Was Indy's Amazon bid 'showy' enough to get company's attention?

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    Detroit has submitted its final plan to the tech giant. "A bunch of folks got together over the last month or so and worked really hard to deliver a bid to Amazon ". Others have attempted to send gifts to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and posted pitch videos on YouTube. The MEDC, the state's economic development agency, is providing both Detroit and Grand Rapids officials with estimated tax incentives they can offer Amazon based on certain investments, Guerrant said.
  • Pickup crashes into school bus in northwest Las Vegas

    Pickup crashes into school bus in northwest Las Vegas

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    He added that it is hoped public awareness and enforcement efforts will educate the motoring public that passing a stopped school bus, when children are loading or unloading, is both risky and illegal. Mark Ross, superintendent of Battle Ground Public Schools, declined to answer STN's questions on student safety training and the status of the fatal bus stop, since the matter is still under litigation.
  • Kenya police disperse demonstrators despite court order

    Kenya police disperse demonstrators despite court order

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    Earlier this week, Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International accused police of killing 67 people in opposition protests in the days after August's election results were announced. Kenyatta has said security will be deployed to keep the new vote free from violence. However President Uhuru Kenyatta Thursday insists that the election must be held as scheduled.
  • Billboards seek tips after rock kills man in car

    Billboards seek tips after rock kills man in car

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    Deputies said at least four other cars in the area also were hit with large rocks. The Genesee County Sheriff's Office told TV5 it's been flooded with tips and is narrowing its search to "a specific group of individuals". The Genesee County Sheriff's Office is asking for anyone who might have seen any suspicious activity on the overpass between 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.to contact the office at 810-257-3422.
  • Analysts See $-0.08 EPS for SunCoke Energy Inc (SXC)

    Analysts See $-0.08 EPS for SunCoke Energy Inc (SXC)

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    We have $10.64 PT which if reached, will make NYSE: SXC worth $32.58 million more. It is down 59.81% since October 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.29% the S&P500. 147,345 are owned by Foundry Ltd Liability Co. Rhumbline Advisers holds 0% of its portfolio in SunCoke Energy Inc (NYSE:SXC) for 133,793 shares. Mangrove Ptnrs invested in 6.76M shares.
  • Trump Connects Rising Crime In England To 'Radical Islamic Terror'

    Trump Connects Rising Crime In England To 'Radical Islamic Terror'

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    Donald Trump can't seem to stop tweeting about terror in the U.K. This time, he weighed in on a dense 33-page statistics document, extrapolated a single crime number and linked it to "radical Islamic terror". Trump's tweet appeared to overemphasize the impact of terror attacks on the rise in overall crime, according to Business Insider . The President of the United States made the unsubstantiated claim in a tweet on Friday morning, saying the UK crime figures show "we must keep America ...
  • Many predict Wolves will make playoffs this season

    Many predict Wolves will make playoffs this season

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    There really isn't a bigger contrast in those terms than between Sacramento and San Antonio for obvious reasons. This is a tremendous value for a team in serious need of a scoring punch off the bench, especially if Kawhi's quad injury causes him to miss any length of time .
  • Lonzo Ball's debut spoiled by LA Clippers

    Lonzo Ball's debut spoiled by LA Clippers

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    The Lakers averaged 104.6 points while allowing 111.5 points per game. Watching the Lakers prepare for this season was nothing short of a soap opera. George finished with 28 points while Anthony delivered 22. Through the draft, the Lakers invited Lonzo Ball to the flourish of his outspoken father's predictions.
  • Rep. Schiff Rejects CIA Claim No Proof Russia Swayed Election

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    In fact, United States intelligence agencies in January said that they had made no assessment one way or the other on the impact of Moscow's hacking and propaganda campaign but its report stated that Russia's aim was to try and help then-Republican candidate Donald Trump's election chances.
  • Trump warns Democrats about opposing tax plan

    Trump warns Democrats about opposing tax plan

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    Mr. Cornyn was joined by fellow Republicans Sens. "I have had people on both sides ... a lot of people are liking this very much", he said. Trump is the first president in modern times to not release his tax returns. Mr. Trump met with members of the Senate Finance Committee for about 45 minutes. But they could only offer "hope" that Democrats would back the bill in the narrowly divided Senate.
  • 8 killed as portion of TN transport corporation's building collapses

    8 killed as portion of TN transport corporation's building collapses

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    According to The Times of India , the incident took place at around 3.30 am in Porayar. All the bodies have been retrieved from the debris by Fire and Rescue Service. Authorities rushed to the spot after locals alerted them, and rescued the three other TNSTC personnel from under the debris. They are being treated at the Government Hospital, Karaikal.