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Here's Who Won The Arizona Primary

John McCain (Ariz.) and Marco Rubio (Fla.), both members of the Senate's loose-borders Gang of Eight, won primary races yesterday against more conservative opponents, Rubio convincingly and McCain handily. - In the state's Second District, Matt Heinz won the Democratic vote. And while one recent poll in Arizona gives Democrat Hillary Clinton a 1-point lead over Trump, hot on the heels of a CNN/ORC poll showing Trump with a thin 5-point lead - it's in a state that Democratic presidential ...

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Teenager killed in fresh Kashmir violence

With this death, the toll in the ongoing unrest in Kashmir has gone up to 69. Meanwhile, clashes and protests were reported throughout the day while the youth were seen erecting temporary barricades on roads to thwart the vehicular movement.

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Opposition expresses concerns over Logistic Exchange between India and US

However, LEMOA holds significant strategic import against the backdrop of China's growing assertiveness in the South China Sea and backing for anti-India terrorists based in Pakistan. "It doesn't by itself create those agreements", Carter said. The Congress party has termed the Agreement a fundamental departure from India's time-tested policy of strategic military neutrality.

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Manhunt for couple on the run with three kidnapped kids

Robertson and Humphrey are wanted for kidnapping and officials also want to question them in connection with Harvill's death. Joshua Aaron Robertson, 27, and Brittany Humphrey, 22, fled the Los Angeles area with the children on Interstate 40, and drove through Arizona and into New Mexico, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.

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Buhari arrives Kenya for International Conference on African Development

Accompanied by approximately 200 officials from more than 70 Japanese countries, the trip marked Abe's first official visit to the continent in over 15 years, proving that Africa was a valuable asset to the eastern nation. Commenting on African Business Education Initiative for Youth (ABE), the Prime Minister said: "You can not talk of economic and industrial transformation without increasing skills of our people who are the main implementers of that change, " he said.

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Rajoy heads for new defeat in parliament

In the preliminary speeches, Rajoy called on the Socialists to at least abstain in the vote in order for Spain to be able to form a government and to prevent a third election. Spain's acting Premier Mariano Rajoy is to start a two-day parliamentary debate later Tuesday ahead of a vote on his bid t. "You did not make a minimal effort to win our support", Aitor Esteban, a party MP told Rajoy in parliament.

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Mariners acquire OF Gamel from Yankees

As a leadoff hitter with enough versatility to play all three outfield positions, Ben Gamel is pushing his name into the same conversation as the Greg Bird's and Gary Sanchez' of the world as key pieces for the Yankees moving forward. The RailRiders, who were recently replenished by Rob Refsnyder and Chris Parmelee after both spent most of 2016 in NY, just kept going. His two call-ups earlier this season resulted in just eight at-bats over six games.

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Kerry, Lavrov: 'close' on Syrian peace agreement

Lavrov said during a lunch break that he thought the negotiations at this point had been "excellent". "Lavrov and Kerry met in Switzerland as fighting in Syria became more intense, complicated by the introduction of Turkish ground forces".

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Korea fires submarine-launched ballistic missile into East Sea

The US-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins University said Pyongyang still faces significant technological challenges including building a new class of submarine to carry the missile. Washington also condemned the test and Pentagon spokesman Gary Ross said United States commitment to the defence of allies South Korea and Japan remained "ironclad".

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Grant Helps Veterans In Northern Michigan

The Department of Veterans Affairs awarded a $4.7 million grant that will be dispersed to organizations and housing resources for veterans throughout the state. Each veteran also gets a case worker to help them find stability. The program is helping give back to the people who have given so much. "This funding will provide our Veterans and their families with the housing assistance they need and deserve".

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Trump plans detailed immigration talk, Clinton outlines mental-health plans

The immigration policy speech was initially set for last Thursday in Colorado, but it was pushed back as Trump and his team wrestled over the details of what he would propose. Most recently, he said there can be a "softening because we're not looking to hurt people, we want people". He first floated the prospect of a " deportation force " to boot all undocumented immigrants from the country - no matter how long they'd been in the United States - during an interview in November 2015, and later ...

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Trump trails Clinton by two points

Clinton's speech in OH comes after several days of big-ticket private fundraisers in the Hamptons, a wealthy community on New York's Long Island, where she collected millions at waterfront mansions in preparation for the fall campaign. "But to try to make this into a movement that has multi-election legs, we don't know". Indeed, once pollsters switch from "registered" to "likely" voters in the next few weeks, a lot of these "life sucks" voters will probably be weaned from the samples.

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Steyn on fire as New Zealand teeter on the brink

Left-hander De Kock had been sent up the batting order after Dean Elgar suffered a freak ankle injury on the eve of the test, and he punished the loose balls as he cracked 10 fours on his way to 50. Dale Steyn and Kagiso Rabada took three wickets each and Vernon Philander claimed two. By then, though, South Africa were 349 ahead. Wagner again bowled well and had the best figures of three for 65.

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Suspended Brazil president makes last-ditch effort to evade impeachment

Rousseff, accused of breaking budget laws, said her conscience was "absolutely clean", adding that she always honored and upheld Brazil's constitution. "I did not commit the crimes that I am unjustly accused of", the 68-year-old leftist leader said in an address to the Senate, repeating her claim that the impeachment drive was a "coup".

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Ex-VP Riek Machar leaves South Sudan for 'safe' country

While the Obama administration spent the initial years of South Sudan's independence backing the Kiir government, the relationship began to sour when the South Sudanese president sacked his entire Cabinet - including Mr. Last year UNICEF helped free 1,775 former child soldiers from various armed groups, but Forsyth warned that recent fighting which engulfed the capital Juba last month and has thrown a shaky peace deal into doubt would lead to fresh recruitment.

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Farmington police release video of gas station crash that led to fire

The late afternoon collision between an SUV and a gas pump resulted in damage to numerous vehicles. Police say the driver backed into the pump after accidentally hitting the gas instead of the brake. Within seconds, flames can be seen coming from the pump that is on top of the auto. The woman then goes back and gets the two-year-old and carries him.

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US, India sign military logistics agreement

The deal, a comparatively ordinary one concerning day to day military logistics, is still a landmark in the US-India defense relationship due to the outsizes political significance it'd taken on in India, where it'd touched on national susceptibility, specialists said.

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India lifts curfew from Kashmir after 52 days of violence

The marathon curfew that left Kashmir nearly crippled for 52 days, was lifted on Monday morning, except in Pulwama district, reports said. Curfew was lifted from Anantnag town of South Kashmir and parts of Srinagar , while it remained in force in some parts of Srinagar under the jurisdictions of police station Maharajganj and Nowhatta in Srinagar .

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Yemeni rebels: 16 civilians killed in Saudi-led airstrikes

The missiles struck the house of a Yemeni mosque imam on Wednesday in the northern Saada province, the Reuters news agency said. Pictures taken at the scene of the attack show men digging up the body of a child from under the rubble. A Medecins Sans Frontieres staff member was among those who were killed, the worldwide aid organisation said. The latest escalation prompted United Nations envoy Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed to call Wednesday for a return to a ceasefire in Yemen which he said ...

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Jeremy Corbyn admits there were empty seats on 'ram-packed' train

On social media a number of people have complained they have not received their ballot yet to vote for the next leader of the Labour party. Labour was thrust into one of the biggest crises in its 116-year history after the referendum, when most of the party's lawmakers responded by voting to withdraw support for incumbent left-wing leader Jeremy Corbyn, prompting the second leadership contest in a year.

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RSS removes Goa chief for working against BJP state government

Mr Welingkar had said on Monday that the BJP may not win the next state election since it had "betrayed" the electorate's trust by going back on its promises. However, Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar expressed regret over the decision, saying as a swayamsevak he would say it should not have happened.

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Willing to talk on terror but not Kashmir, India tells Pakistan

Pakistan Foreign Office, in a statement, said it would welcome any United Nations team of human rights experts. He said the issue was still outstanding on the Security Council agenda for more than six decades. "The Prime Minister strongly pleaded the case of Kashmir during General Assembly session a year ago and we will again forcefully raise the issue", Pakistan Foreign Office Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria had said earlier today.

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NA-63 Jhelum up for grabs as polling commences

In Jhelum NA-63 PML-N candidate Raja Matloob Mehdi is ahead while his counterpart Fawad Chaudhry of the PTI is now behind. Meanwhile, constituency of PP-232 Vehari-I has 11 candidates including Chaudhary Arsalan Shaukat Saselia, Chaudhary Tahir Naqqash Jutt, Chaudhry Abid Ali Kaselia, Advocate Chaudhary Abdul Saboor Arain, Chaudhary Ghulam Mustafa Jutt, Chaudhary Muhammad Yousaf Kaselia, Aysha Nazir Jutt, Advocate Muhammad Rafiq Nizami, Mirza Mehboob Rabani, Malik Rashid Faraaz Awan and ...

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Charlotte's jobless rate fell to 4.8 percent in July

In May, and in July of 2015, the county's unemployment rate was 7.0 percent. Unemployment rates in Virginia's metro areas remained largely unchanged in July. One year earlier, the rate was 4.7 percent. In Cameron County, the July rate was 8.2 percent, up from 6.8 percent in June. The labor force, which consists of employed people and those who are unemployed but actively looking for jobs, grew by 13,033 to 4,882,256 in July.

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Everton close to deal for Sheffield United youngster

He then went on to make 26 appearances for Northampton Town a year ago in a season-long loan move, scoring eight times as the Cobblers were impressively promoted to League One. With the newfound riches from their new investor Farhad Moshiri, Everton will be compete with Manchester United in terms of money and it would most likely be down to the player to decide which club he wants to join or indeed if he wants to stay and continue his development with Sheffield United.

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Brazil's Senate decides not to bar Rousseff from public office

The president, who was re-elected two years ago with 54 million votes, and her supporters, claimed the charges against her were a pretext devised by her political opponents, many of whom have been implicated in the wide-reaching anti-corruption probe, Lava Jato ("Car Wash").

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Two US swimmers land in Miami after Olympic Committee apology

Bentz and Conger were banned from flying back to the U.S. on Wednesday evening and after providing a police statement admitting that the original accusation was a lie. However, Brazilian police pulled Bentz and Conger off a plane on Wednesday night, August 17, and took their passports, seeking clarification on the incident.

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United States election 2016: Donald Trump to visit Mexican president Enrique Pena Nieto

Donald Trump has told Mexico's president the USA "reserves the right" to build a wall along the border with its southern neighbour. This seems to be the overarching outcome that came from the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), that former President Bill Clinton established, along with Canada, which saw Mexico become the US' third largest goods trading partner raking in a total of $531 billion goods trade during 2015.

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President Hassan Arrived for the Africa Japan Summit TICAD

Some seminars will discuss; Technology Enabling Innovation and Industrialization in Africa, increased Health Investment for Africa, tapping into the power of youth to build a solid and sustainable foundation of African development, Eliminating Maternal Deaths.

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Man attempts to set gas station aflame after he's caught stealing Cheetos

At that point, Crook threw a lit cigarette to the ground. The manager told officers that Crook was known for attempting to shoplift from the gas station. On Monday, Crook was charged with first-degree attempted arson, theft, third-degree assault and trespassing. Police in St. Louis, Missouri, on Sunday, Aug.

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Trump set to meet with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto

The President is to deliver a "State of the Government" to Congress tomorrow, a day after Trump's visit, which means that instead of focusing on what the President will present, most are now concerned with Trump's undesired presence in their country.

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Jeremy Corbyn reveals crucial details about #Traingate

Jeremy Corbyn is the overwhelming favourite to win the Labour leadership contest, despite the embarrassment of the "traingate" fiasco which has recently distracted his campaign. "The issues have to be the Labour party's commitment to redistribution of wealth and power". "He won over a lot of those undecided voters last night because he gave them confidence that he can be not only an effective opposition leader but can win a General Election and put those plans into action".

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US swimmer charged over false robbery report in Brazil

Lochte, 32, won one gold medal at the Rio Olympics. AdWeek reports that Lochte will appear in both print and television ads for the brand, all of which will feature the tagline, " Pine Brothers Softish Throat Drops: Forgiving On Your Throat ".

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Shekau, Boko Haram leader 'wounded' in air strike

Boko Haram has struck again in Borno state, killing at least 11 people, and reportedly raping and abducting several women from Kuburvwa village near Chibok . Nigeria and its neighbours are systemically degrading Boko Haram's capabilities", Mr Kerry said. Even the girls and women are potential suspects; some are known to be used to kill.

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Pieters' power play won Ryder Cup call-up, says Clarke

Five of the nine automatic selections, Danny Willett, Chris Wood, Andy Sullivan, Rafa Cabrera-Bello and Matt Fitzpatrick, are Ryder Cup rookies so Clarke may decide to balance his 12-man team by going for experience with his wildcards. Describing that as one of the most impressive rounds he'd ever seen, Clarke's final decision was clearly influenced by Pieters' audition of sorts in Denmark.


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