• Turkish Banker to Learn Fate for Busting Iran Sanctions
Turkish Banker to Learn Fate for Busting Iran Sanctions

There was no immediate response to the sentencing from the Turkish government or Halkbank. His conviction followed a four-week trial in which Atilla testified in his own defense. "Mr. Atilla was neither a chief architect nor a beneficiary of the various schemes", the judge said. The judge praised the "exemplary life" that he said Atilla lived prior...

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  • Female Kent State Graduate Carries AR-10 on Campus
Female Kent State Graduate Carries AR-10 on Campus

Kaitlin Bennett posted the photo , which has more than 8,400 likes and 1,800 retweets, on Twitter Sunday night. While Bennett received a lot of support for the photo and for standing up for gun rights, she also received a lot of criticism.

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  • Sporting Lisbon hit out at 'pitiful' violence by fans against players
Sporting Lisbon hit out at 'pitiful' violence by fans against players

Portuguese media published photographs of Dutch global Dost with cuts on his head, and reports said that assistant coaches Mario Monteiro and Raul Jose suffered unspecified injuries. "Sporting is not this, Sporting can not be this". Sporting Lisbon failed to qualify for the Champions League following a 2-1 defeat at Maritimo, allowing the...

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  • Trump Should Have Disclosed Daniels Payment, Ethics Office Says
Trump Should Have Disclosed Daniels Payment, Ethics Office Says

This year's document will provide a more robust accounting of Trump's finances, and the state of his businesses, 15 months into his White House tenure. A reason for the payment to Cohen was not specified in the financial disclosure that the Office of Government Ethics released, The New York Times reported .

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  • Italy government deal should be ready on Wednesday, League leader Salvini promises
Italy government deal should be ready on Wednesday, League leader Salvini promises

Five Star's 31-year-old leader Luigi Di Maio struck an optimistic tone in his own Facebook video earlier in the day. Suggesting he wanted a "free hand" to tackle immigration and more freedom to spend money even if it would mean defy the EU's budget rules, he added: "Either I can give life to a government that can review these external constrain...

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  • Man killed when vaping pen explodes, sending pieces into his skull
Man killed when vaping pen explodes, sending pieces into his skull

FEMA recently reported that there were nearly 200 incidents involving exploding vape pens between 2000 and 2016, but D'Elia is the first person in the USA to die as a effect. Wilder told ABC Action News that he, as well as many other local store owners, won't sell unregulated e-cigarettes. According to the Food and Drug Administration the e...

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  • European Union leaders to forge united front on Trump
European Union leaders to forge united front on Trump

Trump into not scrapping the deal - to reconfirm their commitment to the accord. Mr Tusk said: "Besides traditional political challenges, such as the rise of China or the aggressive stance of Russian Federation, we are witnessing today a new phenomenon: the capricious assertiveness of the American administration ".

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  • Trump Jr. says he can't recall discussing Russia probe with his father
Trump Jr. says he can't recall discussing Russia probe with his father

Goldstone fretted that by asking the Trumps to connect with the Russians, he'd be using up one of his favors with the well-heeled family. The committee said that Trump's son-in-law and close adviser, Jared Kushner , and Paul Manafort , his former campaign manager, declined to be interviewed but submitted material relevant to the investigation.

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  • Democrats may get Central Intelligence Agency nominee Haspel over line
Democrats may get Central Intelligence Agency nominee Haspel over line

The CIA's post-9/11 enhanced interrogation program that Haspel was involved with, as well as torture methods and waterboarding, have been contentious topics generally split along party lines. Republicans hold a 51-49 Senate majority, making for a 52-47 vote with McCain recovering from surgery. Haspel danced around those queries by saying she wo...

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  • Palestinians recall ambassadors from 4 European Union states over US Embassy celebration
Palestinians recall ambassadors from 4 European Union states over US Embassy celebration

Guatemala will inaugurate its embassy in Jerusalem on Wednesday - with its President Jimmy Morales attending - hot on the heels of the U.S., while the government in Asuncion said Paraguay's embassy would switch to Jerusalem at the end of this month.

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  • Former student shot, 19, wounded after bringing gun to Dixon High
Former student shot, 19, wounded after bringing gun to Dixon High

Dixon High has been evacuated, and all Dixon schools are on lockdown while the investigation proceeds. The man is being treated for a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to the shoulder officials said. Adam Kinzinger said in a statement. The school, along with all other Dixon Public Schools, was placed on lockdown Wednesday. Chopper 7 HD was ove...

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  • Sherpa climbs Mount Everest for record 22nd time
Sherpa climbs Mount Everest for record 22nd time

Briton Kenton Cool climbed the mountain for the 13th time, becoming the British national with the most ascents of the world's highest peak. His latest ascent took him one summit clear of two fellow Sherpas with whom he had shared the earlier record.

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  • Pruitt asked for 24/7 security immediately, despite claims
Pruitt asked for 24/7 security immediately, despite claims

Ranking member Tom Udall (D-N.M.) is the measure's lead sponsor. Most of the committee's six Democratic members have vehemently opposed Pruitt's efforts to roll back climate and pollution regulations introduced under Democratic former President Barack Obama, and have seized on the controversies around Pruitt's conduct to call for his resignat...

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  • Judge refuses to toss Manafort charges; another judge has yet to rule
Judge refuses to toss Manafort charges; another judge has yet to rule

The indictment said Concord was controlled by Russian businessman Evgeny Prigozhin, who US officials have said has extensive ties to Russia's military and political establishment. Judge Jackson previously dismissed a civil case Manafort filed against Mueller, in which Manafort's attorneys argued that the scope of Mueller's investigation was too bro...

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  • Central Intelligence Agency nominee toughens interrogation stance, picks up support
Central Intelligence Agency nominee toughens interrogation stance, picks up support

In a letter to Sen. During her confirmation hearing last week, Haspel said she wouldn't restart the interrogation program. The nominee to lead the CIA, Gina Haspel , said in a letter that the spy agency should not have undertaken a harsh interrogation campaign, which included waterboarding terrorism suspects, following the September 11, 2001, ...

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  • Chlorine gas likely used in Saraqib attack, chemical weapons watchdog finds
Chlorine gas likely used in Saraqib attack, chemical weapons watchdog finds

In a statement released Wednesday, the worldwide chemical weapons watchdog said it determined chlorine was "released from cylinders by mechanical impact" on neighborhoods in Saraqib during the February 4 attack . She noted then that it was the sixth such case in the last 30 days. Nauert blamed it on the Syrian government. The regime had agreed...

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  • UK Government to Take Over Stricken Rail Line
UK Government to Take Over Stricken Rail Line

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling told the House of Commons this afternoon that no decision had yet been taken on the future of the Great Northern franchise, but that Great Northern services coming out of London King's Cross might be merged into LNER.

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  • Pope Francis condemns killing of Palestinians near Gaza border
Pope Francis condemns killing of Palestinians near Gaza border

I repeat that using violence never brings peace. " War begets war, violence begets violence ". On Monday, at least 62 Palestinian demonstrators were martyred and hundreds more injured by Israeli troops deployed along the other side of the border.

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  • Windrush scandal: United Kingdom admits 63 people could have been wrongfully deported
Windrush scandal: United Kingdom admits 63 people could have been wrongfully deported

He said the figures were provisional. The investigation was part of efforts to tackle the scandal of people arriving legally before 1973 who more recently have been told to leave or been denied jobs, healthcare and homes because they do not have documents proving their right to live in Britain.

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  • Cleanup underway a day after powerful storms pound Northeast
Cleanup underway a day after powerful storms pound Northeast

The girl was extricated from the vehicle and rushed to St. Luke's Hospital where she was pronounced dead. Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton says a man was killed in the city Tuesday when a tree fell on the truck he had taken refuge in to escape the storm.

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  • Public Advocate Letitia James plans to enter race for attorney general
Public Advocate Letitia James plans to enter race for attorney general

Another concern for Rice was she could face scrutiny for potential campaign finance violations if she ran for attorney general . Assembly Codes Committee Chair Joe Lentol, the highest-ranking Assembly Democrat at the public interview, could not say whether Underwood would ultimately be chosen to fill the job.

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  • Parents of Parkland victims announce run for school board seats
Parents of Parkland victims announce run for school board seats

They're now supporting each other's candidacy and are forming a political action committee called Broward Parents for Better and Safer Schools to raise money. "I felt an obligation to work on this legislation to honor my daughter and make sure this never happens again". "I think Superintendent Runice is a good person".

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  • GOP governor candidates try to reach undecided voters
GOP governor candidates try to reach undecided voters

Ellsworth, a commercial litigation attorney, never mustered that kind of cash, and she and Mango were relative unknowns when they began their campaigns. Where do the GOP candidates stand on the issues? He'll face Democrat Brent Ottaway, who ran unopposed, in the fall. Wolf campaign manager Jeff Sheridan released a statement last night denouncing...

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  • Police lathicharge as voters protest delay in poll process
Police lathicharge as voters protest delay in poll process

No untoward incident has been reported so far. The miscreants were also armed with guns. In booth no. 36/37, the crowd protested after voting process started late. Repolling will be held from 7 am till 5 pm. "The counting will take place tomorrow (on May 17)", the SEC officials said. He also said, it is a matter of serious concern that people we...

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  • Dust storm in capital claims one life, several injured
Dust storm in capital claims one life, several injured

The police received almost 60 calls related to fallen trees, electricity polls and wall collapses across the region. The IMD has stated that areas of Jind, Rohtak, Panipat, Alwar, Bagpat, Meerut and Aligarh may witness light rain with thunderstorm.

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