• Evacuations ordered for Tinder Fire in Arizona, estimated 8000 acres burned
Evacuations ordered for Tinder Fire in Arizona, estimated 8000 acres burned

Additionally, Highway 87 was closed in both directions in the area. A wildfire in north-central Arizona continues to grow and has forced the evacuation of several communities in the Clints Well area. Dry and windy conditions are feeding the fire. Coconino County health officials are encouraging individuals to take precautions to protect themsel...

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  • Armenian opposition nominate Pashinyan for PM
Armenian opposition nominate Pashinyan for PM

It added the United States supported the ongoing dialogue efforts of new President Armen Sarkisian (no relation to his predecessor), whose position has been reduced to a largely ceremonial role after controversial constitutional amendments turned the country into a parliamentary republic with a strong prime minister.

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  • Palestinians should 'accept Trump deal or shut up', says bin Salman
Palestinians should 'accept Trump deal or shut up', says bin Salman

The will-be-king of Saudi Arabia apparently harshly criticized Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (also known as Abu Mazen), according to a cable sent to the Israeli foreign ministry by an Israeli diplomat in NY. It is reported that MBS and Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner- who has been appointed to the administration's team that will ove...

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  • Iranian fighters killed as missiles hit Syrian military sites
Iranian fighters killed as missiles hit Syrian military sites

It did not immediately report any casualties. Later reports by some media outlets suggested that the missile attack had targeted what they called Iranian military bases and that Iranians were killed as a result. Israel has been pushing for the United States to maintain a military presence in order to counterbalance its arch enemy. "We think t...

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  • President Buhari meets Donald Trump at White House
President Buhari meets Donald Trump at White House

The meeting was confirmed by Buhsri's Personal Assistant on New Media, Ahmad Bashir, via his Twitter handle. Answering a reporter's question Monday, Trump said he and Buhari did not talk about reports that he used a term for a filthy toilet when telling US lawmakers that he wanted less immigration from certain countries in Africa and more from ...

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  • Trump says Israel's disclosures prove his point about Iran's nuclear program
Trump says Israel's disclosures prove his point about Iran's nuclear program

He continued, "Well tonight I'm here to tell you one thing: Iran lied big time". Iran's official position is that there is a fatwa against nuclear weapons development. showed no signs of softening on what newly-appointed Mike Pompeo called a " very flawed " agreement during his flash tour of Saudi Arabia, Israel and Jordan.

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  • Peer hits out at
Peer hits out at "agenda" behind Brexit amendment

The bill will soon go back to the House of Commons where MPs will debate the amendments added to it by their colleagues in the House of Lords . "Or to determine that we leave the European Union without terms, that is to crash out, or to determine that we stay in the European Union on the existing terms".

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  • Mnuchin 'Cautiously Optimistic' About Trade Meetings in China
Mnuchin 'Cautiously Optimistic' About Trade Meetings in China

The United States set import tariffs of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum a month ago, but granted temporary exemptions to the European Union, NAFTA partners Canada and Mexico, as well as Argentina, Brazil, Australia and South Korea.

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  • World's First Floating Nuclear Power Plant Launched By Russia
World's First Floating Nuclear Power Plant Launched By Russia

Greenpeace recently warned that there was a danger of a "Chernobyl on ice", referencing the 1986 nuclear disaster at the Chernobyl reactor in Soviet-controlled Ukraine that prompted a mass evacuation and left swathes of Ukraine and neighbouring Belarus uninhabitable.

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  • Trump warns rivals over 2026 bid
Trump warns rivals over 2026 bid

Morocco is the only rival to the US, Canada and Mexico bid, which the world football body FIFA will consider on 13 June. Trump, while announcing the bid on his Twitter handle, warned against opposition from countries that the USA has always supported.

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  • Air quality stable, monitoring continues following Wisconsin refinery fire
Air quality stable, monitoring continues following Wisconsin refinery fire

Paine said the site was under control and although trace levels of chemicals and dust were detected during air quality monitoring, authorities said they weren't enough to endanger the public. "Our concern at this point, as well as everyone else's, is to continue to monitor", Panger said, noting the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources remained...

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  • President Trump WILL Come To London, US Ambassador Tells LBC
President Trump WILL Come To London, US Ambassador Tells LBC

It has been widely reported that Mr Trump will meet the Queen when he comes to Britain, most likely at Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle or Balmoral in Scotland . Donald Trump's working visit falls on a Friday, making it a very inauspicious day indeed for some. Trump was promised as state visit past year but he won't get one.

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  • Prize-Winning Wildlife Photographer Accused Of Using Taxidermy — The Wrong Stuff
Prize-Winning Wildlife Photographer Accused Of Using Taxidermy — The Wrong Stuff

Brazilian wildlife photographer Marcio Cabral's work, called " The Night Raider ", shows a giant anteater approaching a glowing termite mould in Brazil's Emas National Park . The museum said it had been contacted by "anonymous sources" in March questioning the authenticity of the image and had asked animal and taxidermy specialists to investigate ...

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  • Broward County sheriff receives no confidence vote from police union
Broward County sheriff receives no confidence vote from police union

His union represents about 1,300 deputies and sergeants. The vote closed at 2:00 p.m. Thursday. Rick Scott to replace the sheriff "with somebody who is capable of wonderful leadership". And what's changed since then? Bell said the union is asking for a 4.5 percent raise when its three-year contract expires in September and has never asked for...

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  • Mexican rapper and YouTube star confesses to dissolving bodies in acid
Mexican rapper and YouTube star confesses to dissolving bodies in acid

At the end of the Thursday's march, organizers said: "Our dreams and our voices will not be dissolved in acid". Many rappers claim they have blood on their hands but one former YouTube star took it to Charles Manson levels. QBA and the other suspect that was arrested alongside him now face aggravated kidnapping charges. After abducting them, ...

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  • First memorial to victims of racial terror opens in Alabama
First memorial to victims of racial terror opens in Alabama

The memorial documents incidents beginning in slavery, through the Civil War and before the Civil Rights Movement. As one rounds the square space, the ground begins to slope down, illuminating each of the 800 corten-steel monuments, one for each county in the United States where a racial terror took place.

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  • Senate Confirms Mike Pompeo as Secretary of State
Senate Confirms Mike Pompeo as Secretary of State

He immediately headed to Andrews Air Force Base to fly to Brussels. Pompeo travelled to Pyongyang over Easter after being nominated for secretary of state and met with Kim ahead of the planned summit with Trump, expected in late May or June.

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  • Islamabad High Court Disqualifies Foreign Minister Khwaja Asif From Parliament
Islamabad High Court Disqualifies Foreign Minister Khwaja Asif From Parliament

Lahore (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 27th April, 2018) pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz ( PMLN ) senior leader Khawaja Asif has said that he would be happy if his son contests elections from his seat. Asif, a close ally of ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, is one of the most high-profile PML-N figures in government and was among names tipped ...

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  • Celgene (CELG) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Friday
Celgene (CELG) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Friday

Edge Wealth Management Llc who had been investing in Shire Plc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $47.90 billion market cap company. Therefore 56% are positive. Celgene had 34 analyst reports since October 30, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. Credit Suisse Group set a $129.00 price target on shares of Celgene and gave the comp...

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  • Early Voting Begins Monday, April 30, in Ada County
Early Voting Begins Monday, April 30, in Ada County

Ballots will be mailed to all eligible registered electors June 4 - June 8, 2018. There are five central count machines that will record about 600,000 vote-by-mail ballot cards and 300 ballot scanners. Blountville: 2,972 in-person early ballots were cast (2,878 Republican and 94 Democratic). "But either way, we want people ready to vote and un...

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  • Russia Stresses Political Solution to Resolve Syria Crisis
Russia Stresses Political Solution to Resolve Syria Crisis

Russian Federation hosted the trilateral talks to discuss current developments in Syria including the alleged chemical attack in Douma. However, differences have emerged over the future of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, and whether he should stay in power.

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  • United States warns of arrests as migrant caravan reaches border
United States warns of arrests as migrant caravan reaches border

The approximately 600 migrants arrived in the northern city of Hermosillo aboard trains over the weekend. Buses carrying remnants of migrants' caravan arrive in Tijuana. President Donald Trump . Another busload of migrants arrived in the afternoon, overflowing the first shelter and more pulled in after dark. Activists say its main goal is to...

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  • Kenya Bans LGBT Love Story 'Rafiki' Ahead of Cannes Premiere
Kenya Bans LGBT Love Story 'Rafiki' Ahead of Cannes Premiere

The movie is about a story of two female friends Kena and Ziki who are scene in a trailer cuddle and kiss each other despite the political rivalry between their respective families. "Any attempt to introduce and normalise homosexuality in Kenya flies in the face of the law and the constitution and must be resisted". In Kenya the members of the Co...

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  • Senate panel approves bill to shield Mueller from firing
Senate panel approves bill to shield Mueller from firing

The bill would codify Department of Justice protocols that say only a senior official can fire Mueller, who is tasked with investigating Russian election meddling and possible connections to the the Trump campaign. While Mr. Giuliani told the Mueller team that there was some opposition within the White House to a Trump interview , and a reluctance...

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  • Israeli forces kill three Palestinians, wound 955 at Gaza protest
Israeli forces kill three Palestinians, wound 955 at Gaza protest

Dozens more, including four medics, were treated for gas inhalation, as Israeli forces showered the area with tear gas canisters from behind their fortifications in Israel . As on past Fridays, protesters gathered at five sites they have established near the perimeter fence. Citing protesters armed with "wire cutters, hooks and winches", the Ti...

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  • F1: Ferrari's (NYSE:RACE) Vettel Lesson Learned at Baku 2017
F1: Ferrari's (NYSE:RACE) Vettel Lesson Learned at Baku 2017

The Force India pair of Esteban Ocon and Sergio Perez, who tangled in Baku previous year in a clash that cost the team a likely podium, will line up together on the fourth row. Force India drivers were best of the rest, Esteban Ocon edging Sergio Perez by 0.024 seconds and more than 0.5 seconds quicker than Renault's Nico Hulkenberg.

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  • Fires at Baku high-rise Trump once eyed
Fires at Baku high-rise Trump once eyed

There were no immediate reports of injuries, and the extent of the damage is not yet clear. No one was hurt in the fire at the 33-floor business centre in Baku, Interfax cited Etibar Mirzoev, the deputy head of the Emergency Situations Ministry, as saying, adding that authorities were trying to work out what caused it.

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  • Brown Says the VA Debacle Has Hurt Vets
Brown Says the VA Debacle Has Hurt Vets

Trump fired his first Veterans Affairs secretary amid deep ideological disagreements over privatization of care at the department and extended fallout from a scathing report by its inspector general about a trip that Shulkin had taken previous year to Britain and Denmark.

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  • Judge Orders Attorney to Reveal Who Gave Double $50K Payments to Firm
Judge Orders Attorney to Reveal Who Gave Double $50K Payments to Firm

He said Hawley has publicly said the governor should resign from office and had declared there may be grounds for impeachment. Hawley launched an investigation of Greitens in February after a Post-Dispatch report revealed that Greitens' former charity, The Mission Continues, may have coordinated with Greitens' campaign by authorizing use of a c...

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  • Lawyer at Trump Tower meetings linked to Russian government
Lawyer at Trump Tower meetings linked to Russian government

It's always been reported that Veselnitskaya - who now claims her emails were hacked, according to her Wednesday interview with Russian news outlet Interfax - wasn't meeting with the Trump campaign to discuss policies surrounding Russian adoption, as the White House previously claimed.

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