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Worldwide DeSantis enters Florida governor's race
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Rick Scott's (R) footsteps. DeSantis , a Palm Coast Republican, opened accounts that will allow him to raise money for a primary contest that already includes state Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam and is expected to be joined by House Speaker Richard Corcoran .

Author: 0 Israeli jets bombard Hamas positions in Gaza

To be sure, the new approach, including the recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, changes the calculus and requires the Palestinians to rethink their strategy of systemic recalcitrance and preconditions to negotiations based upon expectations of artificial leverage.

Worldwide Federal Bureau of Investigation accuses Missouri man who stopped train of being white supremacist
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Czaplewski said the man had videos and PDFG files of white supremacist banner over a highway and other neo-Nazi posts and documents about how to murder people. The rally in Charlottesville began with alt-right, neo-Nazi and white supremacist members chanting "Jews will not replace us" while marching with tiki torches, and ended with clashes between white supremacists and anti-racist counter-protesters that killed one counter-protester, Heather Heyer, after a vehicle rammed into a crowd of ...

Worldwide Las Vegas stores among 100 that Sears will be closing
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Sears Holdings officials told its Thursday they plan to close an additional 103 stores, CNBC reports . Sears will shutter their location at Prices Corner in early April. JC Penny CEO Marvin Ellison is upfront about the retailer targeting fellow struggling department store chain Sears' appliance sales. As of last October, the company had 594 Sears stores and 510 Kmart stores in the USA, which was 399 fewer than what Sears had in 2016.

Worldwide Woman found dead, Amber Alert issued for missing children
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A multi-state manhunt was launched after the girls' mother Tonya Bates was found beaten to death over the weekend, police in the Austin suburb of Round Rock said. Banks said that Round Rock detectives were to travel to Colorado Thursday morning to interview Miles. Police do not know how long Bates had been dead, but ordered an autopsy.

Worldwide Maharashtra bandh hits life in India's financial capital
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Protesters from India's lowest castes brought parts of Mumbai to a standstill on Wednesday following violence from Hindu nationalists. Hundreds of Dalits were involved in the battle on the side of the British, forming part of battalion of 900 soldiers that repelled Peshwa forces numbering 20,000 by some estimates .

Worldwide Intel Committee Expands Investigation Into FBI, DOJ Handling of Russia Probe
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Presidential Election. Last week, Nunes blasted Rosenstein in a letter calling on the DOJ and FBI "to investigate themselves" for ignoring subpoenas for dossier-related documents and witnesses. The Justice Department has also approved a slew of Justice and FBI officials to be interviewed by the committee in January, including former Associate Deputy Attorney General Bruce Ohr, an official with ties to Fusion GPS, the opposition research firm behind the Trump dossier; embattled FBI Special ...

Worldwide Manafort sues Mueller, Justice Dept.
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Manafort's legal team alleges the deputy attorney general went beyond his "authority to appoint a special council as well as specific restrictions on the scope of such appointments". Manafort's lawyer, Kevin Downing, did not immediately return a call seeking comment on the lawsuit. In a statement to various media outlets, the Justice Department dismissed the lawsuit as "frivolous", but added that "the defendant is entitled to file whatever he wants".

Worldwide Two Russian soldiers killed in Syria air base attack
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Russia's Defense Ministry denied the accuracy of the report on Thursday. It was the most potent attack on Putin's arsenal since an air strike back in 2015, it said. "As darkness fell, the Hmeymim air base was subjected to sudden mortar shelling from a mobile group of militants". "The Kommersant report on alleged "actual destruction" of seven Russian war planes at Hmeymim air base is fake", TASS said, citing the ministry.

Worldwide Gander Outdoors Opening Store in York, Pennsylvania
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The agreement obligated Camping World to assume a minimum of 17 leases, and Lemonis, insisting on profitability, said then that at least half of Gander's 160 stores likely wouldn't survive. The 57,120-square-foot store, which opened in 2011, was built on the site of a former Walmart store and replaced a 33,000-square-foot Gander Mountain that had been in business since 1995 on Hwy.

Worldwide Millionaire socialite accused of anti-Semitic assault on Jewish attorney
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She was in handcuffs in the 19th precinct stationhouse Wednesday evening. Jacqueline Kent Cooke , the 29-year-old daughter of former Washington Redskin owner Jack Kent Cooke , was caught on camera in a New York City brawl. So she made a decision to say something. Haberkorn is heard protesting. "You called me a f***ing b**** and a c***", said Cooke, who had ended up on the ground.

Worldwide DA says the 'real' matric pass rate is 37.3%
Author: 0 DA says the 'real' matric pass rate is 37.3%

Without the progressed pupils, the 2016 pass rate was 76.2% compared to 74% in 2015. Results for individual learners will be made available on Friday at the schools or centres where learners wrote their exams, the department said. "We wish to thank all provinces, especially Gauteng, Free State, Mpumalanga, and KwaZulu Natal for the extra support and pointed interventions they gave to these learners".

Worldwide Ranbir Kapoor starrer Sanjay Dutt biopic will release on June 29, 2018
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The highly-anticipated film will release on June 29 this year, confirms director Rajkumar Hirani . Manisha Koirala essays the character of Sanjay Dutt's late mother Nargis Dutt. Ranbir Kapoor who has given his blood and sweat to the film being made on Sanjay Dutt's life is in a happy spot now. Director Rajkumar Hirani brings the attractive actress back on celluloid, who was last seen in Dear Maya.

Worldwide Two children among 4 killed in fire at building in Mumbai's Marol
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All the injured people have been taken to a nearby hospital and the cause of the fire isn't known. Reports said that the postmortem examination revealed that all 14 deaths were due to suffocation. The deceased were identified as Sakina Apasi Kapasi (14), Mohin Apasi Kapasi (10), Taslim Apasi Kapasi (42) and Dawood Ali Kapasi (80). As per reports, the firemen rescued at least 11 people from the fire.

Worldwide Yogi Government paints Lucknow Haj house saffron
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The state Haj House in Lucknow which is used as a transit place by Muslims on their way to pilgrimage in Mecca has been painted saffron by the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh . "There is no need for controversy in such things, saffron is an energetic and bright looking colour, the building looks handsome". On Friday, when the boundary wall was painted saffron, it triggered an immediate storm even while the ruling party leaders said "not much should be read" in the development.

Worldwide Thomas Monson, President of Mormon Church, Dies at 90
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Thomas Spencer Monson, the president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has died at age 90. When President Monson passed away Tuesday evening, the Church's First Presidency dissolved. "He touched countless lives, including my own, in a positive and sweet manner influencing good throughout the world". Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, who made news Tuesday saying he would retire at the end of the year and forgo an eighth term in Congress, tweeted, "President Monson was among the ...

Worldwide Fodder Scam: Lalu Prasad Yadav to be Sentenced Today
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Fifteen others who were also convicted in the scam. The CBI court had on December 23, 2017, convicted the RJD chief and 15 others in a fodder scam case while acquitting six including another former Bihar CM Jagannath Mishra. On this, the RJD chief requested him to drop the notices. "I came to know about it (special CBI judge Singh making the aforementioned statement in court) through media reports".

Worldwide Iranian-backed terror cell uncovered in West Bank, agent arrested
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Also arrested were another relative, Nur Mahamara, 22, and friend Di'a Sarahana, 22, both of Chevron, and both recruited by Muhammad Mahamara. According to Shin Bet , Muhammad successfully recruited two Hebron residents, Nour Maharma, 22, and Diaa Srahana, 22, to form a terror cell.

Worldwide Oil Hits Multiyear High As US Stockpiles Shrink Most Since August
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Oil prices are likely to continue climbing in 2018 due to OPEC-led production cuts and a growing global economy, industry executives and analysts say, but gains are expected to be kept in check by booming US production. And higher prices lately have led many USA producers to boost activity. "The protests in Iran add more fuel to the already bullish oil market mood", said Norbert Ruecker, head of commodity research at Swiss bank Julius Baer.