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A Los Angeles Times survey in 2016 found that as many as 73 percent of voters were mistakenly registered as part of the American Independent Party, an ultraconservative party that opposes abortion rights, same sex marriage and calls for building a fence along the entire United States border.
  • Sudan's FM Says Talks over Nile Dam Fail

    Sudan's FM Says Talks over Nile Dam Fail

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    Ethiopia began building the $4 billion dam in 2012, but the mega project has triggered tensions primarily with Egypt as Cairo fears that once commissioned the dam will reduce water supplies from the Nile to Egypt. Foreign and water ministers and intelligence chiefs from the three countries attended the meeting, which follows a tripartite summit that was held in January between Egypt's President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, his Sudanese counterpart Omar al-Bashir, and Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy ...
  • Trump changed immigration rhetoric in an way that is important

    Trump changed immigration rhetoric in an way that is important

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    It also anxious some Republican strategists, who have been hoping that a strengthening economy would buoy GOP chances in the November midterm elections. They have also indicted four Trump associates who have pled guilty to the charges. (Whether they get granted asylum is a separate question.) Trump's rant appears to be saying this should not be the case - that they shouldn't be allowed to apply for asylum, and that US law should be changed to prevent it.
  • Michelle Obama to visit Philadelphia for College Signing Day

    Michelle Obama to visit Philadelphia for College Signing Day

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    During a trip to Boston Thursday for the annual Simmons Leadership Conference , Obama said that despite public demand for her to run for president, she is not going to do it. "So I think people should be less. disheartened that me and Oprah don't want to run, and more disheartened by the fact that Hillary Clinton , probably the most qualified person to ever seek the office of the presidency, lost".
  • J&J loses talc case in New Jersey

    J&J loses talc case in New Jersey

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    During the more than two-month trial, Lanzo's lawyers produced stacks of internal J&J and Imerys files that showed officials of both companies were anxious that asbestos was tainting talc used in baby powder and other products as early as 1969.
  • Nova cruises past Wolverines for second title in three years

    Nova cruises past Wolverines for second title in three years

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    But none of that mattered, thanks to sixth man Donte DiVincenzo . "It's a little cold today, and I don't know if there's as many people here as there was for the 2016 parade, but the true Villanova fans came out today". Duke will likely lose its entire starting lineup to the National Basketball Association, but is bringing in the top three rated high school recruits for next year's class, the first time a team has managed that since recruit rankings began.
  • The suspect's final days — YouTube shooting

    The suspect's final days — YouTube shooting

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    At 1:40 a.m. Tuesday they observed Aghdam sleeping in her auto in the parking lot of a shopping center. Rather than scapegoating America's tens of millions of law-abiding gun owners for collective punishment after these things happen, perhaps we should focus on proactive solutions (with due process safeguards) that could help empower the family members and friends of unstable people to prevent their loved ones from gaining access to weapons.
  • (KR) stock returned -14.91% negative Quarterly performance

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    Johnson & Johnson now has $349.84 billion valuation. According to finviz data, KR stock's volatility for the week is measured at 2.83%, while for the month it is maintained at 3.23%. Azimuth Capital Mngmt Limited Co owns 6,575 shares or 0.08% of their United States portfolio. 49,734 are owned by Segment Wealth Lc. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 6 insider sales for $2.81 million activity.
  • National guard heads to Texas border

    National guard heads to Texas border

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    Earlier Thursday, Ronald Vitiello, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection's acting deputy commissioner, cautioned against a rushed deployment. "Nothing exists to tell us what is going to happen", the source said. "Mexico understood that they could get something that they liked in return, the opposite of what's happening right now in the broader immigration debate which seeks put up a major barrier between the two countries", he said.
  • Amarin Corporation plc (AMRN)- Healthcare stock in the Trader's Focus

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    About 2.13M shares traded. Targa Resources Corp . (TRGP) has declined 20.04% since April 3, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 25.88% the S&P500. Stifel holds 1.46% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) or 5.38 million shares. Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Amarin Corporation plc Earnings, with 4 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $-0.07.
  • Russian communications watchdog Roskomnadzor seeks to block Telegram

    Russian communications watchdog Roskomnadzor seeks to block Telegram

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    Russia's state communications watchdog said on Friday it had filed a lawsuit to limit access to the Telegram messaging app after the company refused to give Russian state security services access to its users' secret messages. Telegram's lawyer Pavel Chikov last month said: "The FSB's argument that encryption keys can't be considered private information defended by the Constitution is cunning".
  • Analysts issued consensus rating score of 2.70 for Acuity Brands, Inc. (AYI)

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    Fayez Sarofim & holds 1,194 shares. Sold All: 60 Reduced: 371 Increased: 322 New Position: 106. The business had revenue of $842.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $883.97 million. Mitchell Sinkler And Starr Pa accumulated 5,186 shares. Keybank Association Oh accumulated 1.46% or 2.39M shares. 116,195 are owned by California Employees Retirement System.
  • Unemployment in Bulgaria continues to decline in February

    Unemployment in Bulgaria continues to decline in February

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    According to the data the unemployment rate has fallen to 5.3%, the lowest rate experienced in 9 years by Bulgaria . Among the member states, the lowest unemployment rates in February 2018 were recorded in the Czech Republic (2.4%), Germany and Malta (both 3.5%), as well as Hungary (3.7% in January 2018).
  • Former South Korean President Park found guilty

    Former South Korean President Park found guilty

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    The court said Park colluded with senior government officials to blacklist artists critical of Park's government to deny them state assistance programs. The wide-ranging corruption scandal exposed shady links between big business and politics in South Korea , prompting massive street protests against Park past year.
  • Does Public Education Need

    Does Public Education Need "Reform" or Just More Cash?

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    Albrecht says her students are the reason she loves her job. "We have both verbal and physical aggression within the classroom, we had one incident of a teacher who was pregnant who had challenged a student and it had escalated to where the student threatened to kick the baby out of the pregnant teacher", she said.
  • USTR Releases Proposed Tariff List on Chinese Products

    USTR Releases Proposed Tariff List on Chinese Products

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    The move comes just weeks after a round of aggressive actions by the Trump Administration such as imposing steel tariffs and a round of tariffs on United States dollars 60 billion worth of Chinese exports. "Rather the US says that China's IPR policies overall are deeply trade-distorting policies that undermine fairness and balance in the worldwide trading system", Gupta said.
  • 'No-brainer': Vettel admits Mercedes have edge

    'No-brainer': Vettel admits Mercedes have edge

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    Touching on some of the things, we look at ourselves and try to improve. I think it's important we do take our time because you should never rush anything. Brawn wants to make racing more competitive, increase the drivers' role, and combat spiralling costs. "At least they've got some people there who do understand it and hopefully we'll move in the right direction".
  • What to expect from Friday's protests in Gaza

    What to expect from Friday's protests in Gaza

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    A protest by tens of thousands near the Gaza border last Friday led to clashes in which Israeli forces killed 18 Palestinians. More large demonstrations are expected along the border this Friday. Whatever happens Friday is doubtlessly not the end-game, either, with the Land Day protests expected to last six weeks. UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called for an independent investigation into the deaths.
  • Caught on cam: Man molests woman in Mumbai local train

    Caught on cam: Man molests woman in Mumbai local train

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    According to The Times of India , the man owed the woman money and attacked her after an altercation over it. In the video , the man is seen trying to overpower a woman and beat her, while she tries to fight back. "I being 90 per cent disabled could not do much to help as there was a threat to my life if I intervened", Samir Zaveri, the witness, told Mumbai Mirror .
  • How trade wars end - and why Trump's will be different

    How trade wars end - and why Trump's will be different

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    Their words came just hours after China announced it would slap 25 percent tariffs on 106 US products , worth $50 billion, ranging from soybeans and cars to whiskey and airplanes, in response to the 25 percent tariff on 1,300 Chinese products worth $50 billion announced by the US Trade Representative on Tuesday, following a Section 301 investigation into China's intellectual property policies and practices.