• OR passes net neutrality law
OR passes net neutrality law

Government agencies in OR will be prohibited from contracting with internet providers that don't uphold net neutrality principles under a new law signed by Gov. The law additionally mandates specific disclosure requirements for broadband ISPs that provide internet access service to a public body, such as the ISPs network management practices and ...

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  • Israeli general indirectly confirms attack on T-4 airbase in Syria
Israeli general indirectly confirms attack on T-4 airbase in Syria

She said: "The United States is determined to see that the monster who dropped chemical weapons on the Syrian people held to account". Israel has not made any statement on the strike . The Syrian government and Russian Federation vehemently denied involvement and accused rebels in Douma of fabricating the chemical attack claims in order to...

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  • Yulia Skripal, Daughter of Poisoned Russian Spy, Discharged From UK Hospital
Yulia Skripal, Daughter of Poisoned Russian Spy, Discharged From UK Hospital

Britain has been backed by the United States and its European allies in blaming Russian Federation for the assault. But, in a statement, it accused Russian Federation of employing a "diversionary tactic" and refusing to "engage constructively" and answer questions about the attack.

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  • Soul'd Out Organizers Sue Coachella Alleging Anti-trust Violations
Soul'd Out Organizers Sue Coachella Alleging Anti-trust Violations

As of posting time, Coachella did not respond to requests for comment. The Soul'd Out Festival, on the other hand, will feature Erykah Badu , De La Soul , Wyclef Jean , Tipper, Noname, and more when it takes place April 18-22. Besides SZA , Aldrich argues that New Orleans band Tank and The Bangas had confirmed their plans to perform at ...

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  • 2nd newborn infant left in 'baby box' at in fire department
2nd newborn infant left in 'baby box' at in fire department

After entering, "I heard a child crying", Kohler said. IN law also allows for the installation of baby boxes at hospitals and fire stations. The first was discovered in the same box on November 17. On Nov. 7, another baby girl was safely rescued after being left in the box. "She's healthy, happy and attractive", she said. Success, Kelsey said, ...

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  • CBI questions former Bihar CM Rabri Devi in connection with IRCTC scam
CBI questions former Bihar CM Rabri Devi in connection with IRCTC scam

The RJD launched a fresh round of attacks on the BJP on Tuesday after CBI questioned Lalu Yadav's wife Rabri Devi and son Tejashwi Yadav for nearly four hours in connection with railway tender scam. By this time, Lalu Prasad had resigned as railway minister. The CBI has alleged that the contracts were awarded in lieu of about three acre comme...

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  • Early voting begins for Indiana's May 8 primary election
Early voting begins for Indiana's May 8 primary election

Absentee voting began Tuesday for the May 8 primary that will determine which candidates' names appear on Indiana's ballot for the November 6 general election. "This election will have a special U.S. Congressional District race - District 12". Those who choose to vote absentee in-person must do so by May 7 at noon, the day before the primary elec...

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  • Severe Weather Awareness Week Hits the Northland
Severe Weather Awareness Week Hits the Northland

In addition, mock alerts will be issued on NOAA weather radios, and many communities will sound their tornado sirens to test their emergency severe weather plans. Later, a mock tornado warning will be issued at 6:45 p.m.to give families and second-shift workers a chance to practice their emergency plans. Emergency Management Director Keith Butler.

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  • Trump and Obama won't be at royal wedding
Trump and Obama won't be at royal wedding

Markle's wedding", a Kensington Palace spokesman toldCNN. She said her husband, who will be on a stag do in Krakow that weekend, was "devastated" that he could not attend, adding that she will take another daughter Stephanie to the big day instead.

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  • Chinese state media urges USA industry to rally against Trump's tariff threat
Chinese state media urges USA industry to rally against Trump's tariff threat

It was the opening salvo in a pattern of escalation that continued this week as Trump slapped first $50 billion in tariffs on China and then said he would seek $100 billion more after Beijing struck back. As a private businessman, Donald Trump battled cabinet makers, mechanics, and painters, using bullying lawsuits and intimidation to negotia...

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  • Commonwealth Games: India's mixed badminton team clinches maiden gold
Commonwealth Games: India's mixed badminton team clinches maiden gold

Abdulazeez Ibrahim has won Nigeria's fourth gold medal of the Commonwealth Games . England's Owen Boxall got the bronze with a total of 351kg which included 152 kg in snatch and 199 kg in clean and jerk. World No.3 Sindhu, the 2016 Olympic silver medallist, who spearheaded India's campaign in the mixed team event. She stood firm and defeated Son...

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  • South Africa Expects Taxpayers To Declare Cryptocurrency Gains
South Africa Expects Taxpayers To Declare Cryptocurrency Gains

In a statement issued on Friday, the revenue service said it will expect affected taxpayers to declare crypto-currency gains or losses as part of their taxable income. In case of successful "mining", the SARS said that it would give rise to an immediate accrual or receipt and until the newly acquired cryptocurrency is sold or exchanged for cash, it...

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  • White House slams reporter for asking if Trump might resign
White House slams reporter for asking if Trump might resign

The White House is "very confident" that chemical weapons were used in the attack carried out by the Syrian regime. Mrs. Sanders replied, "No, and I think that's an absolutely ridiculous question". During the briefing, Sanders said the search warrants have nothing to do with Trump and directed all questions to Cohen and his attorney. "Just le...

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  • 14 dead after truck hits bus carrying hockey team
14 dead after truck hits bus carrying hockey team

The other 14 people were sent to hospitals with a variety of injuries; three of these people have injuries that are critical in nature. The driver of the bus was earlier detained for reckless driving but was later released and it was announced that he will be receiving full mental health assistance.

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  • Arizona Supreme Court rules against in-state tuition for DACA students
Arizona Supreme Court rules against in-state tuition for DACA students

Supporters of the Board of Regents' 2017 decision to grant in-state tuition to Arizona DACA recipients say the ruling is a loss for the state's educational system. The rate is at 150 percent of the in-state tuition, which will be $14,751 next school year. Ridenour said there is a simple answer for the whole problem: having Congress take action on...

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  • Erdogan, Putin discuss Syria by phone
Erdogan, Putin discuss Syria by phone

Ankara launched Operation Olive Branch in Syria'snorthern district of Afrin On January 20, explaining it by the necessity clean the border from what it described as "terrorist army". "Talks will continue today and tomorrow", the Turkish president promised . "We would like to see some clarity, for them to decide what is the next step, what is the u...

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  • Ontario pays tribute to victims of Humboldt Broncos bus crash
Ontario pays tribute to victims of Humboldt Broncos bus crash

They push the sport forward. At Herold's school, "That's where we're focusing our support", said Regina Catholic spokesperson Twylla West. And today, they are clutched in our hearts for good. Something similar happened on April 26, 2006, when a van carrying nine students and staff from Taylor University, a small Indiana Christian College, colli...

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  • Two suspects arrested in Spruce Street, Western Avenue burglaries
Two suspects arrested in Spruce Street, Western Avenue burglaries

Police have not said what object was used to inflict the fatal blow. Once inside, police said he took the cash drawer and numerous packs of cigarettes. 28-year old Tyler Orr was arrested about 9:30 am, Friday, in the 1100-block of Lakeland Boulevard. During the course of the investigation, it was learned that the suspects had broken into another re...

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  • Stocks rise after Chinese President Xi Jinping vows to lower barriers
Stocks rise after Chinese President Xi Jinping vows to lower barriers

The reality is that the US economy was largely open by the 1980s and that every major trade agreement has reduced other nations' trade barriers by far more than it altered American trade barriers. soybeans and other United States exports to China. Mr Xi also pledged specific measures to address IP protection. Pledges on autos and IP were ac...

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  • Trumps, Obamas not invited to wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
Trumps, Obamas not invited to wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

A Palace source, speaking on the condition of anonymity following protocol, said Prince Harry and Ms. Markle hoped to see the Obamas soon, but confirmed that they would not be attending the wedding. She said: "I got an email informing me, and I thought it was an April Fools' Day prank". Other members of the public invited include Catherine Co...

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  • NFL star arrested after making brainless joke at airport
NFL star arrested after making brainless joke at airport

TMZ initially reported, and Pedregon told WTMJ , that Davis and a woman went to a Hawaiian Airlines ticket counter and made a joke with his female friend saying "Did you keep in mind to pack the explosives?" As stated by authorities, Davis and also a female company were checking in at the Hawaiian Airlines ticket counter Sunday morning as soon ...

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  • Economists warn trade war could hit all of Asia at Boao Forum
Economists warn trade war could hit all of Asia at Boao Forum

Xi said Beijing will "significantly lower" tariffs on auto imports this year and ease restrictions on foreign ownership in the auto industry "as soon as possible". "Mr Xi set out his defence of globalization at the World Economic Forum in Davos a year ago", Bloomberg news said Sunday. The speech contained strong themes of globalization, trade l...

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  • Merkel says Nord Stream 2 not possible without clarity for Ukraine
Merkel says Nord Stream 2 not possible without clarity for Ukraine

While gas deliveries through the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline will ensure a stable gas price for end consumers and ensure the competitiveness of European industry, Wolfgang Büchele said. "That's why a certain transit could still be in place, in the amount of 10-15 bcm per year, but the Ukrainian side has to explain the viability of the new transit ...

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  • Gay couple attacked after Miami Beach gay pride parade
Gay couple attacked after Miami Beach gay pride parade

Police are considering the attack felony battery for now but say they are investigating it as a possible hate crime . "They start to hit us, like beating us, hard", Charlarca tells his local news station. Chalarca and Lugonov said one of their attackers yelled an offensive Spanish word for homosexuals before hitting them several times, according...

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  • Angelina Jolie Shares What Queen Elizabeth II Has Taught Her Kids
Angelina Jolie Shares What Queen Elizabeth II Has Taught Her Kids

Then, after a pause, she adds with a smile: "I won't be here though". In another instance, Attenborough points out that a sundial was incorrectly positioned in the shade, the Queen laughs and says, "Had we thought of that?" As Jolie watches her kids "trying their best to dig a hole", she says in the film, "I bet they're fighting over the biggest ...

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