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Buhari Returns to Nigeria Today

Buhari Returns to Nigeria Today

Some Nigerian civic groups led protests in Abuja early this month, demanding that Buhari either return to resume his work, or resign, saying his absence had slowed government business. "That is why l am here today to rejoice with the family", he said. He made no statement and immediately travelled to the presidential villa. He was greeted by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who has acted as interim leader, and was accorded a military salute. Read More

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"Distractions and untenable atmosphere" force Vishal Sikka to resign as Infosys CE

More recently, Murthy, who in an email to advisors, quoted three independent directors of the company as saying that Sikka was not "CEO material", but more suited to be the chief technology officer. Sikka's comments about the "malicious and personal attacks" appear to be aimed at Infosys co-founder NR Narayana Murthy . Such remarks, apparently leaked out of context, had left Sikka unhappy, apart from a host of other reasons. Read More

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Dem Won't Apologize For Calling For Trump Assassination, Wants Apology Instead

Dem Won't Apologize For Calling For Trump Assassination, Wants Apology Instead

State Democrats aren't trying to hear her though, and several, including Democratic Senator Claire McKaskill, have called for Nadal's resignation over her comments . I have deleted it, and it should have been deleted, but there is something way more important that we should be talking about. Despite the condemnations, Chappelle-Nadal said she has no plans to step down. Read More

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Jacksonville Fan Wears Custom Jaguars Kaepernick Jersey To Preseason Game

Jacksonville Fan Wears Custom Jaguars Kaepernick Jersey To Preseason Game

Everyone saw it out there. Blake Bortles finished 8-13 for 65 yards, but his play was far worse as he continued to show regression from his 2015 year when he had 35 touchdowns. No matter who starts, the Jaguars are exactly where you don't want to be at this point in the preseason: They're three weeks away from their regular season opener and they have no idea who their starting quarterback is going to be. Read More

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Pompeo on Nuclear Confrontation With North Korea: 'Nothing Imminent Today'

Pompeo on Nuclear Confrontation With North Korea: 'Nothing Imminent Today'

CIA Director Mike Pompeo also played down the prospect of war describing Kim Jong-un as "rational", who was responsive to "adverse circumstances". The call came after Trump made fresh threats against North Korea on Friday, declaring the USA military "locked and loaded" and warning Kim that he "will regret it fast" if he takes any action against US territories or allies. Read More

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Three children found dead in Clinton home

Three children found dead in Clinton home

The girls were found by the mother of one of the girls, who was returning home and police were called to the scene at about 7:30 a.m. this morning. Director of Media Relations Division Prince George's County Police Jennifer Donelan said homicide investigators and their entire command staff is at the scene. Read More

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'America first' to dominate NAFTA negotiations

'America first' to dominate NAFTA negotiations

But while Canadian and Mexican representatives emphasized the benefits of the trade alliance in their opening statements, Lighthizer said that NAFTA had "fundamentally failed" many Americans. In a statement, in the company of the secretary of State in the u.s., Rex Tillerson, Ms. Freeland said Wednesday afternoon that it was a day of "historic" due to the "modernization" of the agreement. Read More

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Japanese envoy's support to India on Doklam riles China

Japanese envoy's support to India on Doklam riles China

According to the Convention, the Doklam area, which is located on the Chinese side of the boundary, is indisputably Chinese territory, the paper added. Several Chinese companies have also shown an interest in setting up industrial parks in India. The conflict started when the Indian military moved in to defend a road that Chinese officials said was theirs and Indian officials said belonged to Bhutan. Read More

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Congressional Budget Office: Premiums would jump 20% if Trump payments cut

Congressional Budget Office: Premiums would jump 20% if Trump payments cut

Insurers have been pleading for certainty from the administration on whether they'll continue to receive the payments, which total about $7 billion for fiscal 2017. "The Trump administration has sent strong signals about its intent to reduce or even eliminate enforcement of the individual mandate", Pallone, the top Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, and Rep. Read More

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Twitter page names and shames rally participants

Twitter page names and shames rally participants

Lee ended in tragedy late Saturday afternoon when Heather Heyer , a resident of Charlottesville , Va., was struck and killed by a vehicle driven by a participant in the white nationalist marches . "I am allowed to express my political beliefs and if UNR does expel me, then it is a clear violation of my first amendment". The hashtag #ExposeTheAltRight is also being harnessed in the social media backlash against the events in Charlottesville. Read More

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Trump Job Approval Rating Now at 34%, New Low

Trump Job Approval Rating Now at 34%, New Low

Last week, Trump's approval rating was 36%. Over there past two years, Trump often saw small increases in approval when he let his actions speak for themselves, but the vacationing President still desperate for attention has drawn attention to himself nearly every day since leaving the White House for a 17-day trip to Bedminster. Read More

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Trump Considering Pardon for Sheriff Joe

Trump Considering Pardon for Sheriff Joe

Arpaio is a former Arizona sheriff who was convicted of criminal contempt last month, for "wilfully" continuing to detain people he suspected were undocumented immigrants, despite a judge's ruling. The former sheriff endorsed Trump a year ago and appeared with him on the campaign trail. But the fact that Trump's willing to pardon Arpaio - who racially targeted people of color - shows that his commitment to unity and to disavowing hate is just lip service. Read More

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5 most interesting things Anthony Scaramucci said on 'The Late Show,' ranked

5 most interesting things Anthony Scaramucci said on 'The Late Show,' ranked

Scaramucci attempted to get out of tough questions with his charm, making witty comments and grinning at the camera, but Colbert did not play along, and continually pushed Scaramucci for substantive answers. At the start of last night's The Late Show with Stephen Colbert , a video package would pose this same question. Colbert's band, led by Jon Batiste, cleverly played the O'Jays' 1970s hit "Back Stabbers". Read More

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Scaramucci: White House plotters seeking Trump exit

Scaramucci: White House plotters seeking Trump exit

White House Senior Adviser Steve Bannon attends a round table discussion held by U.S. President Donald Trump in MI on March 15. "He's got to move more into the mainstream". "He has to move away from that sort of "Bannon-bart" nonsense", Scaramucci said, apparently combining Bannon's name with Breitbart , the website that Bannon ran before joining Trump's campaign past year. Read More

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TN CM, OPS in New Delhi

TN CM, OPS in New Delhi

Chaired by the chief minister, originally a loyalist of Sasikala , the meeting is seen as his most categorical assertion in party affairs since taking over the reins in February this year amid reports that the merger of the two factions could take place before August 15. Read More

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University of Iowa Health Care maintains elite status, but slips

University of Iowa Health Care maintains elite status, but slips

Medicine said. Last month, U.S. News & World Report ranked UH Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital among America's Best Children's Hospitals in 9 pediatric specialties, including #7 in Neonatology. "It tells potential employees what a great place it is to work, it tells patients in the community that you don't have to leave the community to get your health care, and it tells folks that we are one of the best in the country". Read More

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IPhone 8 mass production will kick off in mid-September

IPhone 8 mass production will kick off in mid-September

As you may be aware of by now, this year marks the tenth anniversary of the Apple iPhone , the smartphone that revolutionized the field. Apple started a massive trend, but now it might be about to deem it dead. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods set a $170.00 target price on Apple and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, May 22nd. This could mean availability delays for the iPhone 8 in worldwide markets. Read More

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Indian occupation forces martyr 3 Kashmiris in Pulwama

Indian occupation forces martyr 3 Kashmiris in Pulwama

The Kashmir Valley saw an encounter between terrorists and security forces every day. The identity and group affiliation of the slain militants are being ascertained, the official said. All three militants killed, they were members of Zakir Musa group. "Both Ishaq and Zahid were involved in a firing incident at Tral market, resulting in injuries to three persons". Read More

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