• Brady: NAFTA allies should be exempt from US steel tariffs

    Brady: NAFTA allies should be exempt from US steel tariffs

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    But they also said that Canadian, Mexican and the technical staff of U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer have remained focused on the task of overhauling the accord. Right now 100 percent and it could be a part of NAFTA, and I understand I just got a call from the people who are right now in Mexico City negotiating NAFTA.
  • Sanjay Dutt refuses to accept money, valuables willed by fan

    Sanjay Dutt refuses to accept money, valuables willed by fan

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    He has, through his legal representative, wrote to the bank clearly stating that all the money should go to the deceased's family, according to the same report. The fact that she had legally left everything to Dutt, came as a shock to the family as well. I will not be claiming anything. His lawyer Subhash Jadhav said that Dutt wants nothing to do with it all and it should be rightfully handed to her family.
  • Orangutan filmed smoking at an Indonesian zoo

    Orangutan filmed smoking at an Indonesian zoo

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    Animal rights activists have condemned staff at a zoo where an orangutan was filmed smoking. Guciano blames the incident on the "ignorant visitor", but insists that the zoo take responsibility for the "lack of supervision by zoo management".
  • Restaurants, hospitals, businesses impacted by water main break

    Restaurants, hospitals, businesses impacted by water main break

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    The break occurred in a 48-inch transmission main. The damaged portion of the pipe will be inspected to determine how and why it failed. Nearby businesses have also reported closures and delays. DeKalb Medical Center said on Facebook that elective surgeries scheduled for Wednesday will be rescheduled. Decatur Schools are closed today. The water is not just used for keeping the dogs and cats hydrated, officials said, but also to clean kennel runs and cages so that the animals can remain ...
  • US Holocaust museum rescinds award to Myanmar's Suu Kyi

    US Holocaust museum rescinds award to Myanmar's Suu Kyi

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    The Washington museum's rescission of its Elie Wiesel Award to Suu Kyi, the 1991 Nobel Peace Prize victor, is the latest honor to be retracted over her silence about widespread abuses against the Rohingya. "We had hoped that you-as someone we and many others have celebrated for your commitment to human dignity and universal human rights-would have done something to condemn and stop the military's brutal campaign and to express solidarity with the targeted Rohingya population", the letter ...
  • Toronto's 'alleged serial killer' reportedly interviewed by police years before arrest

    Toronto's 'alleged serial killer' reportedly interviewed by police years before arrest

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    Idsinga would not comment on what specifically prompted his report to the Professional Standards Unit. "We essentially investigated that to determine if it was reality or fantasy - we determined it was fantasy", he said. Rather, that interview was standard in nature, given McArthur was one of several people who knew Navaratman who were questioned as part of the missing persons investigation.
  • Britain First leader and deputy leader guilty of religiously-aggravated harassment

    Britain First leader and deputy leader guilty of religiously-aggravated harassment

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    Additional charges against the pair were dismissed by the judge. Golding told the court that he was only acting as Fransen's cameraman, and that it was her campaign. Golding and Fransen will be sentenced later on Wednesday. They filmed themselves targeting people they believed were connected to that case and released the videos on social media and the party's website.
  • Lawyers for Powerball victor to claim $559M prize

    Lawyers for Powerball victor to claim $559M prize

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    Attorneys for the woman, dubbed Jane Doe in court filings, and officials from the state Lottery Commission will hold an 11:30 a.m. press conference in Concord, where Doe's legal team will accept the prize and "make an announcement regarding the winner's charitable plans", the statement said.
  • Sam Nunberg is a loose cannon

    Sam Nunberg is a loose cannon

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    Nunberg, apparently interpreting questions already put to him by Mueller's investigators, said for instance that he believes that the special counsel has something on Trump related to the Russian meddling effort on the 2016 election: "I suspect they suspect something about him", he told Borger.
  • In Possible Breakthrough, North Korea Open To Talks With US On Denuclearization

    In Possible Breakthrough, North Korea Open To Talks With US On Denuclearization

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    Security Council resolutions, and then there are strong unilateral sanctions imposed by the United States", Moon said, added that the pressure on the North could only be reduced by "substantive progress" on denuclearization. After returning from the United States, Chung will visit China and Russian Federation, while Suh Hoon, the head of South Korea's intelligence agency, will head to Japan to brief officials.
  • Maninagar to have state's first all-women rly station

    Maninagar to have state's first all-women rly station

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    The officials said the staff is from Mumbai and would return with the same train. We will prove that women of Bihar can do anything. While local trains on the suburban system have to stop every few minutes and have many trespassers which have to be handled single handedly, the outstation mail trains demand much more concentration and team work.
  • PM Narendra Modi expresses strong disapproval over vandalism of statues

    PM Narendra Modi expresses strong disapproval over vandalism of statues

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    A statue of social reformer and founder of Dravidian movement E V Ramasamy " Periyar " was also allegedly vandalised in Tamil Nadu's Vellore district last night. Kamal Haasan, Makkal Needhi Maiam Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan said there is no need for police protection around the Periyar statue , as "we Tamilians" can protect it, adding that the incident is being used to divert attention from the Cauvery water-sharing issue.
  • United Kingdom should not be fooled by Saudi PR offensive, says Labour

    United Kingdom should not be fooled by Saudi PR offensive, says Labour

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    Photos of the Queen and Crown Prince's private audience were also posted online. The 32-year-old royal swiftly consolidated power by sidelining rivals and stepped up Saudi Arabia's rivalry with Iran. This young prince with his more moderate and unique ideologies will bring a huge difference for the kingdom leaving behind the fundamentalist interpretation of Islam.
  • Saudi crown prince greeted in Britain with pomp, protests

    Saudi crown prince greeted in Britain with pomp, protests

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    Jeremy Corbyn has accused the government of "colluding" in war crimes by Saudi forces engaged in Yemen's bitter civil war as the start of a three-day visit by the Kingdom's crown prince was greeted with protests. "We will also discuss how we can enhance our co-operation in tackling global challenges, including the conflict and humanitarian crisis in Yemen". On Friday, he will meet Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson for talks.
  • Day 2: South Kashmir shuts over Shopian killings

    Day 2: South Kashmir shuts over Shopian killings

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    The Srinagar Banihal train services too were suspended while 4G internet connectivity in South Kashmir remained suspended on the 3rd consecutive day. A police spokesperson, in a statement here on Wednesday, said, " Your police seeks cooperation of the citizens for maintaining order for ensuring peace.
  • Meghalaya: Conrad Sangma of NPP sworn in as new CM

    Meghalaya: Conrad Sangma of NPP sworn in as new CM

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    Another Congress leader felt the BJP would "pay dearly" for banking on former chief minister B S Yeddyurappa as he had earlier been jailed. "I congratulate Conrad Sangma ". The BJP is in an upbeat mood following its win in Tripura and impressive performance in Nagaland and Meghalaya. A delegation of three central leaders of the Congress - Kamal Nath, Ahmed Patel and C P Joshi had met the governor on Saturday.
  • Texas voters head to polls on Primary Election Day

    Texas voters head to polls on Primary Election Day

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    Beto O'Rourke, D-Texas, in the State's U.S. Senate race this November. Both Cruz and O'Rourke faced token opposition in their respective primaries and were expected to be the nominees for their parties. "I would like to see a complete change in the top of the government", said Bonnie Kobilansky, a 64-year-old nurse practitioner who voted Tuesday in the Democratic primary.