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The Emir made this statement as he opened the second ordinary session of the 15th legislative term of National Assembly. - Agrees with the Emir of Kuwait that the GCC may collapse if the dispute remains unresolved . "Rather, we are a party of one in this crisis". "We are not a party but one party with two brothers", expressing hope that every one would be fully aware of the risks of escalation with resulting implications of regional and worldwide damage to the Gulf and its people.
  • Two dead in shooting at Grambling State

    Two dead in shooting at Grambling State

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    This is a developing story . Monquiarious Caldwell and Earl Andrews, both 23-year-olds from Farmerville, were shot outside two dorms around midnight Tuesday, the school's Communications Director Will Sutton told the New York Daily News .
  • Philippines accepts 5000 Kalashnikovs, ammunition from Russian Federation

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    Russian Federation handed over thousands of assault rifles to Duterte, as it celebrated its new partnership with a longtime USA military ally in Asia. "The fact that the Chinese and the Russians have provided some rifles, I'm not sure is really such a cause for concern for the United States". But the firebrand Duterte, 72, has loosened that 70-year alliance.
  • ECP rejects Imran Khan's request to disqualify Ayesha Gulalai

    ECP rejects Imran Khan's request to disqualify Ayesha Gulalai

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    In reply to a question, Imran Khan said that problems of people can not be resolved until local bodies system is improved. Conceding political infighting in the party over tickets for contesting the next polls, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan said the party would carefully allot tickets .
  • Emmanuel Macron's dog Nemo urinates during government meeting

    Emmanuel Macron's dog Nemo urinates during government meeting

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    The act was caught on camera by French TV station TF1, which was recording the discussion. In the video, Macron can be heard saying that Nemo has done something "quite exceptional". When the French president's dog Nemo needs to have a wee he doesn't care who's in the room . "You've triggered completely unusual behaviour in my dog", a laughing and seemingly embarrassed Macron replied, according to a BBC report.
  • Blow to Jagan's 'padayatra' plan as CBI court strikes down plea

    Blow to Jagan's 'padayatra' plan as CBI court strikes down plea

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    And November 2 is said to be an ideal date astrologically. Jagan's counsel G Ashok Reddy explained to the court that the leader of the opposition had taken up the padayatra to meet the people in. However, he can not seek exemption from future attendance. After the CBI court denied him exemption from personal attendance in court for six months, the opposition leader will be reportedly commencing his walkathon from November6.
  • Weather Service checking to confirm Carolinas tornadoes

    Weather Service checking to confirm Carolinas tornadoes

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    At least 98,000 homes and businesses lost power, forcing some schools to close Tuesday. The western part of North and SC was slammed by severe thunderstorms on Monday afternoon and evening. At times, the storms dumped up to 7 inches of rain per hour on parts of North Carolina, but by about 11:30 p.m., the only threat for severe weather that remained was in the far eastern counties.
  • Republicans Are Considering a Cosmetic Slap at Millionaires in Tax-Cut Plan

    Republicans Are Considering a Cosmetic Slap at Millionaires in Tax-Cut Plan

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    After keeping details closely held, House Republican leaders are hoping to introduce specific language for their tax-cut bill next week, but the process will stall immediately if they can't pass the budget resolution on Thursday. The Senate Joint Committee on Appropriations and Budget took up HB1035 shortly after the House committee adjourned late Tuesday afternoon. Jonathan Swan of Axios reports that Republicans on the House Ways and Means Committee are exploring the possibility of ...
  • Trump won't change your 401(k) retirement plans

    Trump won't change your 401(k) retirement plans

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    President Donald Trump tweeted his opposition to such a change on Monday, saying 401 (k) tax deferment is a "great and popular middle class tax break". "It is absolutely the wrong direction". Trump's declaration is the first time he has weighed in specifically on this portion of the tax overhaul debate.
  • Governor Malloy: No Budget Document, No Meeting

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    The Senate hadn't officially scheduled a session vote as of Tuesday afternoon, but Duff and Senate President Pro Tempore Martin M. Looney, D-New Haven, said one could happen Wednesday. Malloy said without a line-by-line budget document, a meeting is pointless. Candelora said Malloy has made budget negotiations more hard. The Connecticut Post reports the plan will include a 45-cent tax on cigarettes, and a larger cap on annual spending increases.
  • Offaly areas need improvements to water treatment processes

    Offaly areas need improvements to water treatment processes

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    Otherwise, Kilkenny fared well in the report which found waste water treatment at 50 of Ireland's 185 large towns and cities fail to comply with standards set to prevent pollution and protect public health. Gerard O'Leary, director of the EPA's Office of Environmental Enforcement said: "Wastewater from over half our population failed to meet environmental standards".
  • Trump donor-linked firm gets $300m Puerto Rico contract

    Trump donor-linked firm gets $300m Puerto Rico contract

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    Puerto Rico and Whitefish Energy Holdings on Tuesday defended their $ 300 million contract for the small Montana company to fix the US territory's hurricane-ravaged power grid after the deal was criticized by USA lawmakers. SIEGEL: Such a big contract for such a small outfit has - you know, it seems quite unusual. JEA Chief Executive Paul McElroy said the company has committed assets for up to 90 days.
  • #CrimeStats: I am coming for you hard, Mbalula tells criminals

    #CrimeStats: I am coming for you hard, Mbalula tells criminals

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    He cautioned that he was aware that crime involves high emotions and that the statistics should not be seen just as pure numbers. McGluwa goes on to say that the high level of contact crimes and stock theft in this predominantly rural province furthermore emphasises the need to re-establish specialised units that will tackle specific crimes.
  • Unemployment lowest all year in Grant County

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    The Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation says initial claims for unemployment insurance benefits totaled 9,068 in September in the state. The biggest job gains came in trade, transportation and utilities, while jobs in professional and business services shrank. According to economist Bill Anderson, Nevada has added 32,300 jobs over the past 12 months.
  • Police release detained QAU students after registering FIRs

    Police release detained QAU students after registering FIRs

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    Authorities on Tuesday released around 70 students who had been arrested from the Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) for blocking a road leading to the campus and forcibly keeping the varsity shut. A high number of the police and FC personnel were present at the campus to ensure that classes are not interrupted. He also requested reinforcements from police "to avert any untoward incident".
  • Man, Things Just Keep Getting Worse For New Zealand's Conservative Party

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    Eminem's music publisher, Eight Mile Style, filed proceedings after the National Party used an unlicensed version of the Oscar-winning song in a 2014 campaign advert. She said it was no coincidence the composer of " Eminem Esque " had the music to " Lose Yourself " in front of him when he wrote his song. "I find that Lose Yourself is a highly original work".
  • Mumbai Woman Captured Masturbating Man On Train, He's Been Arrested

    Mumbai Woman Captured Masturbating Man On Train, He's Been Arrested

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    A 14-year-old girl has suffered serious injuries after she jumped off from the ladies compartment of a running train to escape sexual harassment morning in Mumbai . The accused is believed to be a pavement dweller who used to work as a labourer and hails from Odisha. "We are trying to ascertain whether there are any similar cases registered against the accused in the past", said the official.
  • Affordable housing boost promised by Mayor Bill de Blasio

    Affordable housing boost promised by Mayor Bill de Blasio

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    While the state runs the MTA, which he frequently points out, the mayor said he's also noted the city is happy to invest in the subway in areas it does control - like the NYPD, homeless outreach and the fire department. Lhota issued another statement, saying that "the mayor's words acknowledging his responsibility speak for themselves". "No", de Blasio said when asked if his relationship with the governor had deteriorated.
  • Trump Pushes Tax Overhaul, Trades Taunts with Key Lawmaker

    Trump Pushes Tax Overhaul, Trades Taunts with Key Lawmaker

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    It is indeed an unfortunate situation that we find ourselves in with this president. "That's the best way for us to have success". The Tennessee Senator who sparked the recent feud with his early morning jibe at the president said after the meeting that he didn't speak with Trump and, that Trump didn't reference his criticisms.