• Former Anbang Insurance Group chairman put on trial in Shanghai
Former Anbang Insurance Group chairman put on trial in Shanghai

The highly unusual commandeering of Anbang signaled deep official concern over the Beijing-based company's financial situation and appeared to confirm that toxic financial risks lurked in the world's second-largest economy. Under Wu's leadership, Anbang bought insurers in countries ranging from the Netherlands to South Korea, as well as real estate...

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  • Malaysian bid to redraw electoral map sparks anger
Malaysian bid to redraw electoral map sparks anger

They argue that the redrawn boundaries would affect over half of the legislative seats, potentially manipulating the electorate in favor of the ruling party. The redrawing of boundaries will mean some pro-opposition constituencies with grow to include more than 100,000 voters, while pro-government ones are much smaller.

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  • DOJ watchdog investigates charges of Federal Bureau of Investigation abuse
DOJ watchdog investigates charges of Federal Bureau of Investigation abuse

That individual is not named, but it appears to be a reference to Carter Page , who served as a foreign policy adviser to the Trump campaign. The Office of Inspector General also seemed to indicate that it would seek to uncover whether the FBI's surveillance requests were based on information it received from ex-British spy Christopher Steele.

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  • 'March For Our Lives' Across The State; The Hidden Heart Disease
'March For Our Lives' Across The State; The Hidden Heart Disease

The shooter has ceased shooting and will soon abandon his rifle, blend in with the students as they escape and walk free for an hour before arrest. "Fight for your lives before it's someone else's job", she said , before leaving the stage.

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  • 'Beetlejuice' musical announces pre-Broadway DC run
'Beetlejuice' musical announces pre-Broadway DC run

The show will premiere at the National Theatre in Washington, D.C. this October, then transfer to Broadway. The production will be helmed by two-time Tony Award nominee Alex Timbers and choreographed by Connor Gallagher. When Lydia calls on this ghost-with-the-most to scare away her insufferable parents, Beetlejuice comes up with the flawless p...

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  • Lake Como Councilwoman Joins Thousands in Parkland's 'March for Our Lives' Rally
Lake Como Councilwoman Joins Thousands in Parkland's 'March for Our Lives' Rally

Survivors of the shooting announced their plans for the rally just four days after the fatal attack that left 17 dead. More than 800 events were scheduled on Saturday, with millions in attendance worldwide. Seventeen students from Northridge Academy High School stood on the steps of the Oviatt Library holding signs with each victim's name and a...

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  • FirstEnergy Corp. (FE) Shares Sold by Alliancebernstein LP
FirstEnergy Corp. (FE) Shares Sold by Alliancebernstein LP

About 1.35M shares traded. FirstEnergy Corp . (NYSE:FE), maintained return on investment for the last twelve months at -12.09, higher than what Reuters data shows regarding industry's average. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.13 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.01, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. A number of other institutional investors have also bought and sol...

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  • Yemen: Saudi Arabia and UAE donate 930 mn dlr to UN
Yemen: Saudi Arabia and UAE donate 930 mn dlr to UN

It wasn't immediately clear how the coalition would react to Sunday's attack, though previous missile launches targeting Riyadh brought stepped-up Saudi-led airstrikes. "He was the father of two young children and the sole breadwinner for his family", another roommate said, standing amid smashed furniture and scattered piles of debris.

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  • Microsoft Fights for Customers' Privacy in the US Supreme Court
Microsoft Fights for Customers' Privacy in the US Supreme Court

The appeals court said that the emails were beyond the reach of domestic search warrants obtained under the 1986 Stored Communications Act , according to Reuters . "It's no surprise that throughout this morning's oral argument , Justices continually referred to the importance of action from Congress, and the CLOUD Act in particular, in set...

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  • Funeral held for fallen NYC firefighter
Funeral held for fallen NYC firefighter

Davidson will be remembered at a funeral Mass Tuesday morning at St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan. The production company had no immediate comment. Traffic came to a standstill along the route, with American flags draped overhead. Davidson, 27, died Thursday fighting the fire at a historic 1920 building, which was not fire resistant.

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  • WH On Stormy Daniels Payment: 'This Is Nothing Outside The Ordinary'
WH On Stormy Daniels Payment: 'This Is Nothing Outside The Ordinary'

Daniels filed a defamation lawsuit on Monday against Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen. She said she was threatened by a stranger in a vehicle park in 2011 to "leave Trump alone". Trump caught his staff and Republican allies off guard when he tweeted he was considering vetoing an ominbus spending bill needed to avert the third government ...

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  • Canadian whistleblower at centre of privacy scandal testifies in UK
Canadian whistleblower at centre of privacy scandal testifies in UK

That's making it hard for firms to fill jobs at a time when unemployment in Britain is at its lowest in more than four decades. However the commission says the DUP is NOT under investigation. He said they shared underlying technology and worked so closely together that Cambridge Analytica staff often referred to the Canadian firm as a "department...

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  • Saudi Arabia sacks military leaders as war in Yemen flounders
Saudi Arabia sacks military leaders as war in Yemen flounders

First Lieutenant General Fayyad bin Hamed al-Ruwayli was appointed the new chief of staff. Those dismissed include the Saudi army's chief of staff, and the heads of the ground and air defence forces. Women in Saudi Arabia have now been given the green light to enlist in the military as the kingdom continues to enact reforms granting females...

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  • Malala Returns To Pakistan For First Time Since Shooting
Malala Returns To Pakistan For First Time Since Shooting

Pakistani television broadcast video that appeared to show her with her parents at Islamabad's Benazir Bhutto International Airport under tight security. It was not clear whether Malala and her family would visit Swat during their visit, something that would require extraordinary security clearance measures, officials said.

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  • Running With The Trending Stocks: Visteon Corporation (VC), EnLink Midstream, LLC (ENLC)
Running With The Trending Stocks: Visteon Corporation (VC), EnLink Midstream, LLC (ENLC)

Ventas Inc now has $18.10B valuation. Ventas, Inc. (NYSE:VTR) has declined 23.52% since March 28, 2017 and is downtrending. EnLink Midstream has a 1 year low of $14.15 and a 1 year high of $20.00. Current price places the company's stock -13.81% away from its 200-day simple moving average, -13.94%, away from the 50-day average and also -4.29% awa...

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  • 'The Crown' Casts 'Outlander' Star Tobias Menzies as New Prince Philip
'The Crown' Casts 'Outlander' Star Tobias Menzies as New Prince Philip

Menzies holds a Golden Globe nomination for his dual role as Black Jack Randall and Frank Randall on Starz's time traveling romance Outlander . Season one centered on the monarch taking on the role after her father's death and her relationship with Prime Minister Winston Churchill.

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  • California to Battle Trump Over Citizenship Census Question
California to Battle Trump Over Citizenship Census Question

Mary Gonzlez (D) El Paso. A Reuters report on the subject observed that surveys conducted in late 2017 revealed that some immigrants were afraid to provide information to U.S. Cesar Blanco called on Gov. Greg Abbott and Attorney General Ken Paxton to request the U.S. Commerce Dept.to remove a question about citizenship from the 2020 census form...

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  • Explain stand on Reorganisation Act, CM asks Modi
Explain stand on Reorganisation Act, CM asks Modi

YSR Congress president and Opposition leader Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy continued his tirade against the Telugu Desam during his Praja Sankalpa Yatra at Sattenpalli on Tuesday in Guntur district. They said they would support any fight taken up by the state government against the Centre to get the Reorganisation Act and the promises made in Rajya Sabh...

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  • Melania, as a role model for women, should leave the jerk
Melania, as a role model for women, should leave the jerk

But Federico insists that Melania, 47, "knows exactly who she married. Particularly young women. Melania should do for this generation of girls what Hillary Clinton did not do for mine, and leave her jerk of a husband". During the interview, Daniels claimed that she spanked the president with a rolled up magazine before having unprotected sex at ...

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  • South Korea says watching Beijing 'very closely' amid reports of Kim visit
South Korea says watching Beijing 'very closely' amid reports of Kim visit

It is North Korean leader's first trip outside the country since taking power in 2011. White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said the China-North Korea talks and Kim's decision to travel outside his country were a "positive sign" the US -led pressure campaign to force North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapons has been working.

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  • Trump ends deportation protections for Liberians
Trump ends deportation protections for Liberians

The program allows them to live and work in the US. The discontinuation of the status for Liberians comes after similar moves which saw over 250,000 Salvadorans, Haitians and Nicaraguans lose their protected status in the continued crackdown on immigrants under Trump administration.

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  • Deve Gowda asks Rahul not to test his patience
Deve Gowda asks Rahul not to test his patience

However, according to sources, a section of senior Congress leaders are anxious this might translate to the JD (S ) distancing itself from the Congress in case the Assembly elections throw up a hung verdict. Zameer Ahmed Khan, Chaluvaraya Swamy, Iqbal Ansari, Balakrishna, Ramesh Bandisiddegowda, Bheema Nayak and Akhanda Srinivas Murthy were we...

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  • Bengal burning, but Mamata doing politics in Delhi, says BJP
Bengal burning, but Mamata doing politics in Delhi, says BJP

He accused Banerjee of being insensitive towards the Bengalis and said "this attitude of the TMC supremo is an insult to the people's mandate". Ganguly, a former TV actress, said the violence in Bengal was pre-planned and it began with an official ban order on carrying of firearms/weapons during the Ram Navami procession, which was resented by ma...

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  • Vehicle found in gully after fatal crash off desert highway
Vehicle found in gully after fatal crash off desert highway

She died at John Peter Smith Hospital shortly after the wreck, according to the Tarrant County medical examiner's office website . The preliminary investigation indicated an individual was burning field debris along US 24 and witnesses stated there was heavy smoke blowing across the roadway obstructing visibility.

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  • North Korea bag Asian Cup spot after win over HK
North Korea bag Asian Cup spot after win over HK

Maybe the game might be a draw but we will play to win. "We haven't come here to lose". Tajikistan's defeat ensured Yemen's qualification for the first time since unification, despite being forced to play all their home matches on neutral territory.

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