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Worldwide Charleston hospitals were named among the best in SC
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Michael Karpf, University of Kentucky executive vice president for health affairs. U.S. News gave United Kingdom "high-performing" marks in gastroenterology , nephrology , orthopedics , pulmonology and urology . The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has retained its distinction as the No. 1 cancer hospital in the country. Nine U-M specialty areas rank in the top 10 in the country: Gynecology (#3), Otolaryngology (#6, 2-way-tie), Pulmonology (#6, 2-way-tie), ...

Worldwide Cop Is Shot to Death During Routine Traffic Stop
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Police had not entered the home as of 2 p.m. The Missouri State Highway Patrol officially named McCarthy as a suspect in the shooting death of Officer Gary Michael Monday morning. McCarthy is also wanted in New Hampshire, where a warrant was issued in 2013 when he failed to show up for sentencing on a disorderly conduct charge, according to court records in that state.

Worldwide Case of Lahore's Bund Road blast registered
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The bombing was claimed by the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) militant group, also known as the Pakistani Taliban , in a message sent to the media by its spokesman Muhammad Khurassani. Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has directed the authorities to investigate and has asked for a report from Capital City Police Officer Amin Wains.

Worldwide Pakistan condemns LoC violations, urges India to respect 2003 ceasefire arrangement
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South Asia and SAARC Director General Dr Faisal called the Indian deputy high commissioner and handed him the protest statement. The Foreign Office urged India to respect the 2003 ceasefire arrangement and maintain peace across the LoC. According to the Foreign Office, Indian forces have violated the ceasefire along the LoC and working boundary 600 times in 2017 alone - martyring at least 25 innocents and injuring up to 110.

Worldwide Trump Lashes Out at Blumenthal:
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The firing came as Comey and the FBI were investigating the same issue, potential ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation. According to the New York Daily News , Trump's attack against the CT lawmaker came after his appearance on CNN Monday morning during which he said Trump is attempting to "politicize" the United States Justice Department by toughening up on press leaks.

Worldwide Maduro calls attack on military base a 'terror act'
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The United States, which has imposed sanctions on Maduro, called the sacking "illegal", with a State Department spokeswoman saying it was aimed at tightening the "authoritarian dictatorship of (the) Maduro regime". Venezuela's latest bout of political unrest erupted in protest to a Supreme Court decision in late March ordering the National Assembly dissolved.

Worldwide President Trump defends base amid reports that it is shrinking
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The Quinnipiac survey also showed that his support among a key Trump demographic - white voters without a college degree - had fallen, with 43 percent of that group approving of his performance and 50 percent disapproving. Over the weekend, the president insisted on Twitter that the trip to Bedminster is "not a vacation ". Trump has begun returning to his base more vocally following the investigation into his aides' ties with Russian Federation taking on an ominous turn with the Special ...

Worldwide Irish PM: Time is running out for Brexit
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He said Brexiteers were the ones who wanted a border so it is up to them to design one. So, whilst Mr. Varadkar sounds tough, in reality "leaving it all up to the British" would be an unconscionably weak defence of Ireland's national interest.

Worldwide 2nd Test: Mendis, Karunaratne hold fort as India eye victory against Lanka
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It was the 26th five-wicket haul in Test cricket for Ashwin in his 51st Test. Ravindra Jadeja was adjudged the Man of the Match award for his five-wicket heroics in the second innings. "It was a really good effort by both Kusal and Dimuth", Chandimal said. India skipper Virat Kohli's main focus, for now, will be getting the two batters back to the pavilion, because at the rate they're going, we may never know if the hosts could stretch it to Monday.

Worldwide Congress workers protest attack on Rahul Gandhi
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He also added that Congress had lodged a complaint of "murderous assault" against four BJP workers, but the police have not registered a FIR till now. His vehicle was attacked by black flag-waving crowds but Gandhi continued with his tour undaunted. Singhvi said this is a new phase of politics in which the political opponents are intimidated and not allowed to visit the areas of calamity and it shows that "the authoritative and dictatorial regime can not broach any dissent, any show of ...

Worldwide Nigeria church shooting kills 11
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Nigeria is wracked by insecurity, with Islamist insurgency Boko Haram having killed more than 20,000 people since 2009, sparking one of the world's largest humanitarian crises. The governor expressed grief over the death of the worshippers, describing the attack as "barbaric, sacrilegious and totally unacceptable", while also debunking speculations of possible invasion.

Worldwide CPI (M) slams Arun Jaitley's Kerala visit
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Accompanied by party state unit president Kummanam Rajasekharan and other senior leaders in the state, Mr Jaitley visited the house of the slain RSS karyavah at Sreekaryam and consoled the family members. "If someone wants me to meet them, I would", said Jaitley in reply to the families of deceased CPM activists . He said he did not agree with the argument that the RSS also was a party to the violence in Kerala.

Worldwide Kagame set to win Rwanda election by around 98 pc
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Frank Habineza of the opposition Democratic Green Party won 0.45% of the votes, while independent candidate Philippe Mpayimana secured 0.72%. "We are still treated as if we are enemies ... Those forces slaughtered an estimated 800,000 people - mainly minority Tutsis - and seized Kigali in 1994. He won the last election in 2010 with 93 per cent of the vote and during this campaign for a further seven-year term, said he expected an outright victory.

Worldwide China mulling 'small scale military ops' against India
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The reaction from the Chinese defence ministry late Thursday night came a day after the Indian External Affairs Ministry in a statement said that the peace and tranquillity of the India-China boundary constitutes the important prerequisite for the smooth development of bilateral relations.

Worldwide USA ends search for missing sailor in South China Sea
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In July the USS Stethem sailed near a contested island in the South China Sea that has been claimed by China in what the Pentagon called a "freedom of navigation" operation. On Thursday, China said it helped the United States search for the sailor, a rare cooperative gesture in the disputed waters. In July, the Chinese Foreign Ministry voiced protest over U.S.

Author: 0 Iran's Rouhani begins second term with warning to US

Javdanfar said the new USA sanctions on Iran signed by Trump into law on Wednesday, along with measures against Russian Federation and North Korea would likely deter foreign investors and so undermine Rouhani's efforts to boost the economy.

Worldwide Venezuela Constituent Assembly Members Begin Dialogue Sessions
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The Pope "assures his constant prayer for the country and for all Venezuelans, while inviting the faithful around the world to pray intensely for this intention", the Vatican said . Ortega launched a criminal investigation into the elections authority Wednesday after Smartmatic, the company that provides the country with its voting machines and software, said it couldn't stand by results that had been inflated by at least 1 million of a purported almost 8.1 million votes.