• 20 killed, 40 injured in air raid on Yemen wedding: Medics
20 killed, 40 injured in air raid on Yemen wedding: Medics

The double air strike on the crowded party venue had left a number of dead bodies buried under rubble, the official said on condition of anonymity. Al-Masirah, the TV station of the armed Houthi movement which controls the area and much of northern Yemen , said on its Twitter account that 33 people had been killed and 55 wounded.

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  • Donovan Mitchell 'likes' tweet taking shot at Timberwolves
Donovan Mitchell 'likes' tweet taking shot at Timberwolves

During that period, the superstar triumvirate of Russell Westbrook , Paul George , and Carmelo Anthony took turns in missing shots. The score didn't reflect a massive deficit, but the opportunity cost to the Thunder of not having a solid lead at that point proved to be pivotal.

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  • Super Eagles Rise In FIFA Ranking; Argentina, Croatia, Iceland Drop
Super Eagles Rise In FIFA Ranking; Argentina, Croatia, Iceland Drop

In Africa, the Super Eagles are now in the sixth position. The next FIFA World Rankings will be released on May 17, exactly one month before the World Cup scheduled for June 14 - July 15 in Russian Federation. A FIFA World Cup victor on four occasions, Italy's previous worst was when they occupied 17th on two separate occasions in 2015 and ...

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  • 'Mission accomplished,' tweets US President Donald Trump after air strikes on Syria
'Mission accomplished,' tweets US President Donald Trump after air strikes on Syria

Chief Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White says the target choices were "very methodical", calling it a "deliberate decision" to go after chemical weapons manufacturing facilities. - Strikes were launched at 2am BST at three sites connected with the Syrian regime's chemical weapons programme. The Syrian government has denied it used any chemical wea...

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  • Two party leaders in J&K rallies were misled: BJP
Two party leaders in J&K rallies were misled: BJP

Prior to this, on April 3, the rape victim's father was allegedly thrashed by the accused MLA's brother, Atul Singh Sengar, for refusing to withdraw the FIR over the rape and was arrested the same day. Meanwhile, IOK Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has said that police is following proper procedures in the case, and assured agitating protesters that ...

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  • Night owls face health risks, study reveals
Night owls face health risks, study reveals

Deaths in the group - just over 10,500 in total - were documented over the 61/2-year study period. These include cardiovascular disease , higher rates of obesity and smoking, psychiatric disorders, and an overall 10% increased risk for death, according to a study newly published in the journal Chronobiology International .

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  • Senate Majority Leader Mike Kehoe calls for Gov. Greitens to resign
Senate Majority Leader Mike Kehoe calls for Gov. Greitens to resign

Louis circuit attorney. Missouri Governor Eric Greitens appears in a police booking photo in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S., February 22, 2018. Much of what was published in the report is part of the criminal case against the governor, which will go to trial on May 14.

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  • Brain injuries links with dementia confirmed in new research
Brain injuries links with dementia confirmed in new research

Responding to the study, Dr Mahmoud Maina, a research associate at the University of Sussex said: "The findings are truly novel due to the large sample size employed, in-depth history collected and follow-ups". The researchers found that 4.3 percent of participants with dementia had at least one mild TBI, compared with 4 percent of those without de...

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  • Here's Why People think Kate Middleton will welcome Baby No. 3 soon…
Here's Why People think Kate Middleton will welcome Baby No. 3 soon…

How exciting is that? Parking has been suspended between the 9 April 2018 to the 30th April 2018, suggesting Kate is due to give birth within that time period. Aside from the parking restriction, barriers have also been erected outside the hospital in preparation of the crowd of well-wishers and media that are expected to welcome the royal baby...

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  • Man develops thunderclap headaches after eating Carolina Reaper, world's hottest pepper
Man develops thunderclap headaches after eating Carolina Reaper, world's hottest pepper

The CT scan revealed that several arteries of his brain had severely constricted, prompting the diagnosis of thunderclap headache secondary to reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome ( RCVS ). It's been known to happen with medicines such as antidepressants and certain decongestants, as well with illicit drugs such as cocaine and ecstasy,...

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  • Cripps, Moosman lead Carbon Softball to Dominating Win
Cripps, Moosman lead Carbon Softball to Dominating Win

A pair of walks and a hit batter loaded the bases for Wolcott in the first, before Kayla Resto caught a liner and threw to Jenna Bennett at third for a double play. Gloeckler had three of West's eight hits, while Joey Aden had three hits and scored three times and Will Jarrett had a two-run double. "I'm sure it's on everybody's bucket list to get...

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  • Body of CDC worker missing for six weeks pulled from Atlanta river
Body of CDC worker missing for six weeks pulled from Atlanta river

Cunningham left work in the Atlanta office on February 12, saying that he was sick after learning he was passed over for promotion . Posts online presented Cunningham as a flu vaccine whistleblower. The New York Times reports his family said their last phone conversations with Cunningham had left them anxious and "he sounded not like himself".

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  • Weekend snow? April flakes are rare, but possible
Weekend snow? April flakes are rare, but possible

Tonight's low in the area will plummet into the mid-teens, forecasters said, and northwest winds could gust as high as 30 miles per hour. A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for the Cody foothills and Teton National Park, there 6 to 12 inches of snow are possible by Friday morning.

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  • Lawyer linked to ex-Trump aide gets jail
Lawyer linked to ex-Trump aide gets jail

He also admitted to withholding and deleting emails. "The defendant was expressly warned by the government that it is a crime to lie to the Special Counsel's Office, that lying could constitute a federal crime, and that such conduct would carry with it the possibility of going to jail if he were convicted.

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  • Three Chicago men charged for selling lethal fake marijuana
Three Chicago men charged for selling lethal fake marijuana

Of the reported cases in IL, the drug has caused users to cough up blood , observe blood in their urine, get nosebleeds, and experience a number of other symptoms , like bleeding from their eyes and ears. "If you use synthetic drugs, you're playing Russian roulette with your life", Smith said. The effects can be unpredictable, harmful and dea...

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  • Latino Representatives push back the citizenship question
Latino Representatives push back the citizenship question

The U.S. census goes back to 1790 and is required by the Constitution. The NAACP is spearheading a lawsuit filed Wednesday against the Census Bureau and President Donald Trump, saying the federal government is unprepared for the 2020 Census, and that will lead to a massive undercounting of African-Americans.

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  • Govt to divest 76 PC in AI, invites EoI
Govt to divest 76 PC in AI, invites EoI

O'Brien also took to Twitter to voice against the government's move on releasing the preliminary information memorandum on strategic disinvestment of the national carrier. The senior official said Employee Stock Option Plan (ESOP) would be extended to the airline staff once the divestment process is complete. Among the permanent staff, as many ...

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  • AAP allocates almost Rs 14000 crore for education sector in its budget
AAP allocates almost Rs 14000 crore for education sector in its budget

In the past, the AAP government has presented an "education and health budget' and "outcome budget". Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia who is also the Finance Minister while presenting the budget said, "This budget covers 34 departments of the government and would go beyond the usual way of measuring a scheme by the expenditure of allocated fu...

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  • Charging decision expected for Minnesota officer in Australian's death
Charging decision expected for Minnesota officer in Australian's death

Noor and his partner, Matthew Harrity , had arrived on the scene after Damond, an Australian-born Minneapolis resident, called 911 close to 11:30 p.m. "This would have been done a good deal quicker if we had the cooperation of all the Minneapolis police officers", Freeman said. "I stand here today surprised, but glad that charges have bee...

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  • Philippines hotel fire: At least 4 dead, hundreds evacuated
Philippines hotel fire: At least 4 dead, hundreds evacuated

It was confirmed Sunday afternoon that one of the victims who were declared dead upon arrival at the hospital was revived, bringing down the official death toll to three. Nearby cities were helping put out the blaze, Manila's fire department said. "This is a major fire". On Sunday afternoon, President Rodrigo Duterte conducted an aerial surve...

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  • Philippines justifies withdrawal from ICC
Philippines justifies withdrawal from ICC

He denounced what he described as efforts to label him a heartless violator of human rights, and alleged that the court, the United Nations and non-governmental organizations were biased against him in particular and the Philippines in general.

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  • Slain Rio councilwoman was voice of favelas' voiceless
Slain Rio councilwoman was voice of favelas' voiceless

Police at the scene in central Rio where Marielle Franco and her driver were shot dead by two suspects. Ms Franco was returning from an event encouraging black women's empowerment in central Rio when a vehicle drew alongside hers and nine shots rang out.

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  • The FDA Plans To Drastically Reduce The Amount Of Nicotine In Cigarettes
The FDA Plans To Drastically Reduce The Amount Of Nicotine In Cigarettes

FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb invited the public to weigh in on details of the proposed regulation, including the correct amount of nicotine, what risks the new policy could pose and how fast it's rolled out. This could result in more than eight million fewer tobacco-related deaths. Dr Susan Turnbull, Jersey's Medical Officer of Health, said:...

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  • Wisconsin County Health Rankings Released: Sheboygan Ranks #26 In The State
Wisconsin County Health Rankings Released: Sheboygan Ranks #26 In The State

In related news, the US spends nearly twice as much on health care as other wealthy nations. "What this data shows is that by addressing social determinants like housing, access to education, and employment opportunities, we lay the groundwork for better health to take root", says BCHHS Health Division Director, Jan Shepard.

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  • Tiger Woods one shot off Valspar lead setting up sensational Sunday
Tiger Woods one shot off Valspar lead setting up sensational Sunday

But he got up and down for par from a bunker at 17, and when his ball moved slightly on the 18th green he stayed calm, consulted a rules official and finished out with a par . He twice matched birdies with Woods with 12-foot putts, and after falling two shots behind and the crowd getting louder by the hole for Woods, Snedeker battled back with...

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  • Brown: Rangers talked all week, Celtic did talking on pitch
Brown: Rangers talked all week, Celtic did talking on pitch

The attacker capitalised on a mistake in the Celtic defence to power past debutant goalkeeper Scott Bain . "But I thought after they scored their goal - which was poor fundamentally from us - we didn't get our composure back for 15-20 minutes".

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  • English Premier League Report: Bournemouth vs Tottenham, 11 March 2018
English Premier League Report: Bournemouth vs Tottenham, 11 March 2018

Tottenham fans are now holding their collective breaths after Harry Kane was taken off injured during Spurs' tie against Bournemouth , following a collision with Cherries keeper Asmir Begovic . "We are concerned because still we can't know what will happen to him", Pochettino told reporters. Tottenham are still in the FA Cup but Spurs will h...

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  • Fire Department Urges Folks to Check Smoke Detectors
Fire Department Urges Folks to Check Smoke Detectors

It's time to spring ahead and gain an hour of light in the evening. "We urge everyone to not only change their batteries when they change their clocks but also set a reminder to test their alarms once every month". If your family doesn't have a plan, this is a good time to develop one. If you can not reach the button easily, use a broom handle. "...

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  • National Basketball Association capsules: Kyrie Irving returns, Celtics beat Timberwolves 117-109
National Basketball Association capsules: Kyrie Irving returns, Celtics beat Timberwolves 117-109

The incident occurred in the third quarter when Brown ran the length of the court on a fast break and dunked, but his hands slipped of the rim and he landed hard on his upper back, shoulder and head. That Jaylen Brown is able to walk off and wave to the crowd after that scary fall is remarkable. "You just never wanna see that happen especially to...

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  • AS Roma set to rekindle interest in Riyad Mahrez
AS Roma set to rekindle interest in Riyad Mahrez

And speaking to Sky Sports today he couldn't hide his disappointment at missing out on move to the Etihad Stadium. "In football players come, players leave, I'm not saying I'm coming or going", he added. "It was a hard situation but we moved on, everyone - the club, players, me". "It was hard but I spoke to the players, the manager, everyone"...

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  • President Trump hails XI for abolishing term limit
President Trump hails XI for abolishing term limit

Chinese President Xi Jingping is changing the country's constitution to allow him to stay in power indefinitely. "Resolutely safeguard General Secretary Xi Jinping's core status and the authority of the party's central committee and its centralised and unified leadership", Li said in a speech to almost 3,000 delegates to the ceremonial legi...

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  • Five More Seasonal Flu Deaths
Five More Seasonal Flu Deaths

It's really hard to predict flu, but it could be a month and a half", Fry said. Overall, fewer people are going to see a doctor for the flu than during the height of the season in the beginning of February. Since October, 23,324 people have been hospitalized for influenza-associated complications. The Garvin County Health Department is still en...

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  • Over 1000 children killed or wounded in Syria this year
Over 1000 children killed or wounded in Syria this year

A United Nations convoy delivered food and medicine to the town of Douma on Monday, but aid agencies say Syrian authorities blocked numerous health supplies, including trauma and surgical kits as well as insulin. The United Nations says 400,000 people are trapped in the towns and villages of the eastern Ghouta, under government siege for years ...

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  • Can you guess the Best Picture victor from its final line?
Can you guess the Best Picture victor from its final line?

The number of spokes was no coincidence. The writer-director-producer-actor is only the third person to pull this off on their first feature as a director. With females such as Greta Gerwig who is nominated for " Best Director " for her film Lady Bird , making Greta just the fifth female director to receive a nomination in this category.

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  • Ronda Rousey Angle Teased For Monday's WWE Raw
Ronda Rousey Angle Teased For Monday's WWE Raw

On Sunday night, she signed her official full-time contract at the Elimination Chamber pay per view, but things didn't exactly go to plan. That was a legit slap by Stephanie McMahon. But before leaving the ring, Triple H took a cheap shot on Kurt Angle and knocked him down cold. Ronda Rousey has had a very controversial start to life in the ...

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  • Lee, Sanders Introduce Resolution that Invokes the War Powers Act
Lee, Sanders Introduce Resolution that Invokes the War Powers Act

The House voted overwhelmingly previous year to adopt a resolution that declared the United States military had not been authorized to assist Saudi Arabia in its war in Yemen . The resolution is part of a longstanding friction between Congress and the executive branch over military involvement overseas. In November 2017, the House of Represe...

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  • Poltorak: Javelin supply heralds new era of cooperation with US
Poltorak: Javelin supply heralds new era of cooperation with US

In January, Ukraine's Chief of General Staff Gen. Viktor Muzhenko said at the NATO Headquarters in Brussels that preparations for the storage of weapons were underway. "That's why the decision by the United States to supply lethal weapons is important for us", he said. The shoulder-fired weapon is armed with a so-called "fire and forget" guided...

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  • ICE blames Calif. sanctuary law for illegals' arrests
ICE blames Calif. sanctuary law for illegals' arrests

In an emailed statement , a spokesperson for the Justice Department said it "does not confirm or deny the existence or nonexistence of investigations". However, ICE no longer exempts classes or categories of removable aliens from potential enforcement. Hundreds of immigration activists and their allies turned out in downtown SF on February 28 to...

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  • E-cigarettes 'can leak toxic metals into vapers' lungs', scientists warn
E-cigarettes 'can leak toxic metals into vapers' lungs', scientists warn

Researchers aren't sure how these metals got from the coil to the smoke, but they don't think they could be coming from anywhere else. And it turns out, their hypothesis was right. Advocates also argue - with mixed evidence - that vaping has helped people quit or cut down on tobacco, representing a net good . Cigarettes, of course, also contai...

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  • Jonathan Martin detained after seeking help at hospital
Jonathan Martin detained after seeking help at hospital

The school closed amid the threats, with administrators telling students to stay off-campus as a precaution. A Los Angeles Police spokesperson said an individual whose social media post prompted the school to close had been apprehended, but did not comment on their identity.

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  • Chiefs expected to trade cornerback Marcus Peters to NFC West rival
Chiefs expected to trade cornerback Marcus Peters to NFC West rival

A few times in three seasons with the Chiefs , Peters peeled off the receiver he was covering to make an interception on a pass intended for someone a teammate was covering. As a result of today's trade, NFL.com's Kevin Patra says the Rams will now let cornerback Trumaine Johnson walk in free agency. The 25-year-old has made a pair of Pro ...

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  • Bengals, Packers, Cowboys each get four compensatory picks
Bengals, Packers, Cowboys each get four compensatory picks

The formula was developed by the NFL Management Council. The Vikings' fourth-round pick was traded to Philadelphia in the deal that brought quarterback Sam Bradford in 2016, and the team traded its seventh-round pick to Seattle for defensive back Trumaine Brock in September.

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  • Florida House: Schools Must Display 'In God We Trust'
Florida House: Schools Must Display 'In God We Trust'

The decision not to consider an assault rifles ban on the state House floor outraged survivors of the massacre. "It seemed nearly heartless how they immediately pushed the button to say no". Think about this word". Last month we told you that Florida was on the verge of making this official , well, the state's House of Representatives appr...

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  • Palestinian protesters egg U.S. politicians visiting Ramallah
Palestinian protesters egg U.S. politicians visiting Ramallah

Middle East negotiator, were seated directly behind Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, for the Abbas address. She said the US will not change its decision on December 6 to move the USA embassy to Jerusalem, a move that has frozen U.S.

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  • Google builds AI that can predict heart disease
Google builds AI that can predict heart disease

Given the fact that heart diseases is one of the leading causes of deaths in the world, this algorithm could be a big breakthrough. Google's parent company Alphabet has more than just the search giant under its banner; alongside its weird "X" experimental tech division sits its health science company Verily , which creates all manner of ...

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  • Boko Haram Kills 15 In Borno
Boko Haram Kills 15 In Borno

The injured have been transferred to a hospital for treatment. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack, but the use of suicide bombers in crowded areas is a hallmark of Boko Haram, an armed group waging a violent campaign in the area since 2009.

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  • Cherish those you love every day
Cherish those you love every day

If you're in a relationship, you go on some sort of date and post something cutesy on Instagram. Every time I think about how it feels to get a call like that my ridiculous brain veers back to a odd example - that moment in Passengers where Chris Pratt gets snipped free from the spaceship and floats around in space with no hope of ever finding ...

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  • Missing South Carolina 4-Year-Old Heidi Todd Rescued in Alabama
Missing South Carolina 4-Year-Old Heidi Todd Rescued in Alabama

Oliver said the man, who was identified as 37-year-old Thomas Evans, got out of the vehicle with the child in his arms. Police Chief Rick Oliver praised the efforts of the two railroad workers who alerted him that there was a vehicle parked near the tracks that looked suspicious.

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  • CDC: Flu vaccines just 25% effective against worst strain this year
CDC: Flu vaccines just 25% effective against worst strain this year

Geographic spread of influenza-like illness (ILI) in Alabama. The strain also mutated while the vaccine itself was being developed, rendering the vaccines less effective than a typical flu vaccine. Receiving a vaccination is key to decreasing the rate of infection, thereby giving researchers the time to develop effective antiviral therapies to trea...

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  • Wolf Administration offering free flu vaccine clinics
Wolf Administration offering free flu vaccine clinics

The CDC said the flu vaccine is usually more effective against type B viruses and H1N1 than it is against H3N2. In addition, the vaccine is 42 percent effective against the influenza B viruses, which are also circulating, the researchers said.

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