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The 93-count indictment alleges backpage .com earned $500 million in prostitution-related revenues since launching in 2004. Backpage shut down its "adult" section shortly after the Senate subcommittee released its report in 2017, but ads for prostitution and child sex trafficking reportedly were moved to other places on the site, such as its dating section.
  • Axar Patel joins Durham for six Championship games

    Axar Patel joins Durham for six Championship games

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    Ishant Sharma , Varun Aaron , Cheteshwar Pujara and Virat Kohli had recently penned deals prior to Axar. The 24-year-old, who has made 38 one-day global appearances for his country and a further 11 in Twenty20s, will arrive at Chester-le-Street in August ahead of matches against Glamorgan, Northamptonshire, Sussex, Middlesex, Leicestershire and Warwickshire.
  • Radnor police reports: Juvenile charged after attacking police officer

    Radnor police reports: Juvenile charged after attacking police officer

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    A man who allegedly stole nearly $17,000 worth of electronics from a mobile phone store by breaking through the drywall from an adjacent business has been charged by police. Davis was arrested on several outstanding warrants and was additionally charged with robbery. When police contacted Nkouka, they observed an empty magazine for a.45 caliber and two.45 caliber rounds.
  • Centre in a jam over compensation to victims of April 2 violence

    Centre in a jam over compensation to victims of April 2 violence

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    A group of anti-quota demonstrators clashed with pro-reservation groups comprising members of the Other Backward Classes and Dalits, an unidentified police officer told The Indian Express . Officials said social media is being closely monitored for rumour-mongering aimed at rallying crowds and trigger violence. Schools for students of Class I to IX will remain closed tomorrow, as a precautionary measure, in the wake of Bharat Bandh called on Tuesday.
  • Haley on Syria Chemical Attack: 'Only a Monster Does This'

    Haley on Syria Chemical Attack: 'Only a Monster Does This'

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    Russia's ambassador accused the USA of plotting against Moscow and Syria, threatening worldwide security, stoking global tensions and operating outside the confines of worldwide law. The action won Trump bipartisan praise because it was seen as limited in scope and created to respond to a specific incident, rather than pulling America deeper into Syria's civil war.
  • Tehran accuses Israel of strike that killed 4 Iranians in Syria

    Tehran accuses Israel of strike that killed 4 Iranians in Syria

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    Jahangiri made the announcement on Monday night following an emergency meeting of the government's economic taskforce headed by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani . Trump has effectively set that as a deadline for European powers to fix what he called "the awful flaws" of the deal. "We will produce any weapons necessary to defend our country in such a volatile region", Rouhani said .
  • Two dead, six critical, as tourist bus hits low-lying branches in Malta

    Two dead, six critical, as tourist bus hits low-lying branches in Malta

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    All those receiving medical attention were foreign, the minister said, adding that there were 12 children at the emergency department, two of whom were now in intensive care. A police investigation is still ongoing. Mr Fearne confirmed that most of the passengers suffered injuries to the upper parts of their body. A Foreign Office spokeswoman said it was supporting British people and their families involved in the accident.
  • Missiles fired at military airport in Homs: Syrian media

    Missiles fired at military airport in Homs: Syrian media

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    The Pentagon denied the claim in a statement. The Syrian government of President Bashar al-Assad and its ally Russian Federation have called the allegations "fabrications". Defense analysts say there are large deployments of Russian forces at the base, and jets fly regular sorties from there to strike rebel-held areas.
  • Weather forecast for the week ahead in Sussex

    Weather forecast for the week ahead in Sussex

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    A cold start to the morning with a few flurries around for the morning commute. We'll be warming into the upper 50s and lower 60s today and the mid-60s Tuesday before seeing those 70s and 80s for the middle of the week. We're tracking a break from the winter-like weather pattern we've had for the better part of the last few months! Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
  • Once out of Africa, early human migration was widespread

    Once out of Africa, early human migration was widespread

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    The team recognised the bone as human on sight, and later confirmed this by comparing it to finger bones of other humans, extinct hominins like Neanderthals , and other primates such as gorillas. The discovery is the oldest directly dated Homo sapiens fossil outside of Africa and the immediately adjacent Levant, and indicates that early dispersals into Eurasia were more expansive than previously thought.
  • Tammy Duckworth becomes first sitting US Senator to give birth

    Tammy Duckworth becomes first sitting US Senator to give birth

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    Duckworth graduated from UH Mānoa in 1989 with a bachelor of arts in political science, and she earned a master of arts in worldwide affairs from George Washington University in Washington, D.C. Senator Duckworth and family are recovering well and appreciate respect for their privacy during this time. She also is a sponsor or co-sponsor of bills dealing with affordable child care, paid parental leave and other infant and maternal health issues.
  • Mechanic hit in horrifying Formula 1 scenes

    Mechanic hit in horrifying Formula 1 scenes

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    KIMI Raikkonen was forced to the back of the pack after a stunning pit lane failure ended in a mechanic being hit by the Finn's Ferrari . After the Virtual Safety Car period while the stricken Red Bull of Ricciardo was being cleared away, there were battles up and down the order.
  • FO summons Ambassador David Hale over fatal accident involving United States diplomat

    FO summons Ambassador David Hale over fatal accident involving United States diplomat

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    More than a month after National Investigation Agency (NIA) chargesheeted Pakistani diplomat Amir Zubair Siddiqui for his alleged involvement in a conspiracy to wage war against India, the agency has added Siddiqui to its wanted list. The Pakistan diplomat was named by a Sri Lankan resident Sakir Hussain, who is at present undergoing a simple imprisonment after pleading guilty in a court of law.
  • NY high schoolers injured when bus strikes overpass

    NY high schoolers injured when bus strikes overpass

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    David Candelaria described multiple of the injuries as serious, adding that some of the passengers had to be extricated and transported to five local hospitals. Passengers reported hearing someone yell "Duck!" as the bus approached the overpass, Candelaria said, but it was unclear if it was the driver. Though it was the first time in recent memory that a bus had hit an overpass on the parkway, there have been several accidents involving tractor-trailer drivers who are unfamiliar with the ...
  • Talk show host threatens David Hogg in graphic tweet, loses major advertisers

    Talk show host threatens David Hogg in graphic tweet, loses major advertisers

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    A Richmond Heights Democrat and a longtime supporter of stronger gun laws, Rep. Stacey Newman, criticized Allman for his actions and said he crossed a line. "But even before the Ingraham controversy broke, the role of Hogg and other Parkland shooting survivors in the national gun debate was raising complicated questions, as pundits across the conservative spectrum have argued that the teens shouldn't be protected from criticism simply due to their age and status as victims of a traumatic ...
  • Trump stands by EPA chief Pruitt as probes into his conduct expand

    Trump stands by EPA chief Pruitt as probes into his conduct expand

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    U.S. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt remains in his job and could soon have his deputy in place - unless controversy overtakes them both. He has demanded that in addition to more personnel, he required paratroops with heavy weapons drop capability to safely navigate the Washington DC area where he resides.
  • Australia-People-Russell Crowe story

    Australia-People-Russell Crowe story

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    The auction, titled " The Art of Divorce ", took place on the actor's 54th birthday and the anniversary of his wedding to singer Danielle Spencer in 2003. "$3.7m at the coal face and around $350k of conversations ongoing. and a bunch of stuff I didn't really want to sell coming home", Crowe wrote on Twitter after the auction.