• Eight-year-old boy attacks other pupils at school with knife
Eight-year-old boy attacks other pupils at school with knife

Police are investigating a knife attack that injured three students at a school in Minnesota . The incident lasted around five minutes before it was stopped by "adult intervention", according to Interim Superintendent Bruce Watkins . "It's also possible that human services will become involved in some way". 'We are working with school support...

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  • Fresno State, investigating professor's Barbara Bush tweet, says tenure doesn't protect her
Fresno State, investigating professor's Barbara Bush tweet, says tenure doesn't protect her

Bush is probably really sad right now". She was no-doubt referring to Barbara Bush's son, George W. Bush, whose invasion of Iraq has been seen by some as having been based on false pretenses. "We share the deep concerns expressed by others over the personal comments made today by professor Randa Jarrar , a professor in the English Department a...

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  • Bernie Sanders' 'Cardi B is right' tweet is lighting up the internet
Bernie Sanders' 'Cardi B is right' tweet is lighting up the internet

The 25-year-old Latina from the Bronx has become the "it" girl of both music and social media, since her song "Bodak Yellow" came out in 2017 . Yup, in one of the weirdest hip-hop/politics cross-overs since Kid Rock pretended to run for Senate in MI past year, former democratic presidential candidate and notoriously lovable crank Vermont Sen.

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  • Kathua gangrape: President Kovind calls it a
Kathua gangrape: President Kovind calls it a "barbaric" incident

Jammu ( Jammu and Kashmir ) [India], Apr. 18 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday termed the crimes against children were "a deep concern for the humanity" and underlined the need for a firm resolve to provide safety to children.

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  • Parkland activist David Hogg calls for boycott of BlackRock and Vanguard
Parkland activist David Hogg calls for boycott of BlackRock and Vanguard

As of Friday, April 13, 27 companies had announced they would pull their advertising from the show, but one - Ace Hardware - announced it would resume its sponsorship of the Ingraham Angle, citing the "incomplete" information it had when it originally announced its withdrawal.

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  • San Antonio Spurs: 3 takeaways from Game 2 vs. Warriors
San Antonio Spurs: 3 takeaways from Game 2 vs. Warriors

They would like to win their first match in the playoffs this season as they host the Warriors for Game 3 on Friday. And that they did, too. Kawhi Leonard #2 of the San Antonio Spurs reacts after the Spurs defeat the Miami Heat 92-88 in Game One of the 2013 NBA Finals at AmericanAirlines Arena on June 6, 2013 in Miami, Florida.

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  • Theresa May Faces a New Brexit Challenge From the House of Lords
Theresa May Faces a New Brexit Challenge From the House of Lords

The government will ask parliament to approve the bill and a statement on the future relationship as a package, Baker said. Lords voted 348 to 225 in favour of looking again at the possibility of remaining in a customs union with the EU. Number 10 has ruled out remaining in the customs union, saying it would prevent the United Kingdom from signin...

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  • Tumbleweeds take over California town
Tumbleweeds take over California town

Victorville spokeswoman Sue Jones tells the Daily Press that as many as 150 homes were affected in a neighborhood that faces open desert. Residents in Victorville say it's unlike anything they've seen before, describing it as an "invasion" of tumbleweeds.

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  • Salman Khan extends warm welcome to Priyanka Chopra
Salman Khan extends warm welcome to Priyanka Chopra

The film in question is based on the life of Aisha Chaudhary - a little girl who despite suffering from pulmonary fibrosis at the ripe age of 13, faced life head-on, sharing what gave her a sense of hope and control through her book and inspiring many with her life-affirming talks on several platforms like INK Conference and TEDx.

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  • Rouhani: Iran's weapons are for deterrence
Rouhani: Iran's weapons are for deterrence

President Hassan Rouhani said Iran would make or buy any weapons it needed to defend itself in a region beset by "invading powers", as the military paraded missiles and soldiers in front of him on National Army Day. The Iranian army has demonstrated a good spirit of cooperation with other branches of armed forces in the country, Baqeri said. On...

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  • Students planning school walkouts Friday across the Cedar Valley
Students planning school walkouts Friday across the Cedar Valley

Students across the nation are set to walkout of their classrooms Friday in protest of gun violence in schools. Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold killed 12 students and one teacher and wounded more than 20 at Columbine High School on April 20, 1999.

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  • Prime minister says sorry for treatment of Commonwealth immigrants
Prime minister says sorry for treatment of Commonwealth immigrants

I think it is disgusting". The first one was to a Caribbean delegation over the plight of Caribbean people who have lived in the United Kingdom for decades, and the second was over old colonial-era laws that criminalise same-sex relations.

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  • Kippah-wearing Jewish teen attacked in Berlin
Kippah-wearing Jewish teen attacked in Berlin

The German government expressed shock over Tuesday's attack in the city's trendy Prenzlauer Berg neighbourhood, which was caught on video by one of the victims and quickly went viral. When he tried to follow the group of perpetrators after the assault he was threatened with a glass bottle before a female eyewitness intervened. The attacker then too...

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  • Legislation to protect Mueller 'not necessary,' McConnell says
Legislation to protect Mueller 'not necessary,' McConnell says

Republicans who have talked to the White House nearly uniformly have held the line that Trump will not fire Mueller or Rosenstein - including Tillis and Graham, who say they are pushing the legislation because it would be good policy under any president.

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  • Fortis Healthcare says no risk of bankruptcy
Fortis Healthcare says no risk of bankruptcy

In a late night filing to BSE, Fortis said it has received an unsolicited non-binding expression of interest from Fosun Health Holdings Ltd, an arm of Fosun International Ltd, with a proposal of primary infusion at a price up to Rs 156 per share up to a total investment of Dollars 350 million (over Rs 2,295 crore).

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  • The MTA has released a new MetroCard with David Bowie
The MTA has released a new MetroCard with David Bowie

As reported by Brooklyn Vegan , Bowie branded MetroCards are now available at Broadway-Lafayette, just a few blocks away from SoHo where Bowie spent a good portion of his life. This Bowie shrine doubles as advertisement for the excellent exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum , " David Bowie Is ", which is on display through July 15.

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  • MA top court rules stun gun ban violates Second Amendment
MA top court rules stun gun ban violates Second Amendment

The decision that came Tuesday is a reversal for the court, which reached an opposite conclusion in a different case in 2015. The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruled in the case of a man who was criminally charged for possessing a stun gun, holding that such weapons constitute "arms" protected by the Second Amendment.

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  • The Russians Are Hacking Everything, Laying the Groundwork for Future Attacks
The Russians Are Hacking Everything, Laying the Groundwork for Future Attacks

Over the weekend, the Pentagon said Russian "trolling" activity increased 2,000 percent in the wake of the Syria strike. In the joint announcement the United Kingdom and USA express concern the Russians may be laying the groundwork for a future cyber attack against the western allies.

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  • Zimbabwe sacks thousands of striking nurses
Zimbabwe sacks thousands of striking nurses

Vice-President Constantino Chiwenga said the nurses had refused to return to work after $17m (£12m) was released to increase their pay. He said unemployed and retired nurses would be hired to replace those who had been sacked. The vice president stated that the funds would now be used to employ new nurses. The Zimbabwean government has fired ...

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  • Roach hurt by Pacquiao decision
Roach hurt by Pacquiao decision

Aside from the Pacquiao vs Matthysse WBA world welterweight title, other world title fights in the card are between Cebu's Jhack Tepora who will take on Edivaldo Ortega of Tijuana, Mexico for the vacant IBO world featherweight title; China's Olympian Lu Bin who will challenge Carlos Canizales of Venezuela for Canizales's WBA world flyweight belt ...

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  • Lalu Yadav's son Tej Pratap engaged to Aishwarya Rai
Lalu Yadav's son Tej Pratap engaged to Aishwarya Rai

The engagement of Tej Pratap and his fiance Aishwarya Rai will be held at Hotel Maurya in Patna . It can be recalled that Tej Pratap's father and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav is now serving a jail term after his conviction in three fodder scam cases.

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  • Hannity Sets The Record Straight About Trump Attorney Michael Cohen
Hannity Sets The Record Straight About Trump Attorney Michael Cohen

Tuesday on HLN's "S.E. Cupp Unfiltered", host S.E. Cupp, formerly a contributor for the Fox News Channel, said the revelation that Sean Hannity was a client of President Donald Trump lawyer Michael Cohen showed Fox News was "increasingly becoming untethered from the standard preconceptions of what we expect news to be".

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  • What will Meghan Markle's royal title be after she marries Harry?
What will Meghan Markle's royal title be after she marries Harry?

During his opening speech, Prince Harry said he was "grateful" for his wife-to-be, and she is "hugely excited" to be joining him in his work with the Commonwealth. Tomorrow, Harry and Meghan will take part in a reception being hosted by Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Women's Empowerment where he will launch a new platform for education.

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  • French President Pleads to Reform the European Union
French President Pleads to Reform the European Union

He repeated his calls for reform of the eurozone, a digital tax, re-engagement with voters ahead of the European parliamentary elections next year, and moves to protect the continent's sovereignty in areas ranging from copyright to data. Macron admitted Tuesday that air strikes in Syria "solve nothing" but said France, Britain and the United Stat...

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  • Prisoner escaped to Sweden
Prisoner escaped to Sweden

Stefansson was among 11 people arrested for allegedly stealing the powerful computers in a series of four burglaries in December and January in what is considered Iceland's biggest-ever heist. Icelandic media have the case the "Big Bitcoin Heist". Meaning the thieves would never have to sell the assets to turn a substantial profit. The prison was s...

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