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Rafael Nadal vs Fabio Fognini: Italian Open quarterfinal preview and prediction

Rafael Nadal vs Fabio Fognini: Italian Open quarterfinal preview and prediction

Nadal lost his first match on clay in over a year last week in the Madrid quarter-finals to Austrian Dominic Thiem and as a result lost his world number one ranking to Roger Federer . Third seed Grigor Dimitrov did not have a birthday to remember as he fell 7-6 (4), 5-7, 4-6 to Kei Nishikori. Cilic will play 10th-seeded Pablo Carreno Busta, who beat Aljaz Bedene 6-4, 6-7, 6-2. Read More

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Putin: Russian warships will remain off Syria

Putin: Russian warships will remain off Syria

Assad previously visited Russia and met with Putin in November 2017 and October 2015, and Putin travelled to the Russian air base in Syria last December to announce a scale-back of the Russian military presence there. Meanwhile, Assad said that many positive changes have taken place as the areas under the control of terrorists arena in Syria have become smaller. Last month, the United States, Britain and France carried out attacks on military positions of the Assad government in reaction to ... Read More

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United Nations rights chief backs investigation into Israeli killings in Gaza

United Nations rights chief backs investigation into Israeli killings in Gaza

Foreign Minister Winston Peters this week called the deaths "highly regrettable", and Israeli ambassador Itzhak Gerberg was called into the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade to have the concerns of the Government conveyed to him. Mevlut Cavusoglu made the comment at an opening address of an emergency meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), which Turkey called after Israeli forces killed dozens of protesters in Gaza. Read More

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Teacher shot dead after having sex with student

Teacher shot dead after having sex with student

The hail of as many as 10 bullets erupted as Rachael DelTondo stepped onto the driveway of her mother's Buchanan Street home. " I counted six shots that I heard", said Fred Poore, a neighbor. During the confrontation with officers, DelTondo reportedly told police that she and the teen were "friends" and that they were "just talking" because he was "upset". Read More

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Sauk Valley Media reports Dixon shooter is former student Matt Milby

Sauk Valley Media reports Dixon shooter is former student Matt Milby

The suspected shooter was a student at Dixon High School. The shooter was taken into custody. Simonton echoed Howell, adding that "the school resource officer saved an enormous amount of lives today". City manager Danny Langloss says students were gathered there for graduation practice when the officer exchanged gunfire with the gunman. Dixon High School is still on lockdown. Read More

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United States says Israel showed 'restraint' as Palestinian death toll rises

United States says Israel showed 'restraint' as Palestinian death toll rises

Over sixty Palestinians were killed during Monday protests over the opening of the new USA embassy in Jerusalem , one day ahead of 'Nakba Day , ' according to the Gaza Health Ministry. Tánaiste Simon Coveney also called on Israel to show restraint in the hours and days ahead. From withdrawing from the Paris climate accord and more recently the Iran nuclear deal to moving the USA embassy to Jerusalem , the United States and Europe no longer see eye-to-eye on key issues almost ... Read More

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Dirty Jokes Found in Anne Frank's Diary

Dirty Jokes Found in Anne Frank's Diary

They photographed the pages, backlit by a flash, and then used image-processing software to decipher the words, which were jumbled with the writing on the other side of the pages. "She also writes about it on other, uncovered pages", said Ronald Leopold, executive director of the Anne Frank House. "They make it clear that Anne, with all her gifts, was above all also an ordinary girl". Read More

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Trump Makes Time For Unscheduled Trip To Visit Melania In The Hospital

Trump Makes Time For Unscheduled Trip To Visit Melania In The Hospital

First Lady to undergo a serious medical procedure while in the White House since Nancy Reagan underwent a mastectomy in 1987, CNN reported . Successful procedure, she is in good spirits. They have a 12-year-old son, Barron . Embolization is most frequently used to cut off the flow of blood to a tumor or growth. Doctors do that with an embolization, meaning a catheter is snaked into the blood vessels of the kidney to find the right one and block it. Read More

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Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets move to brink of conference finals

Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets move to brink of conference finals

SALT LAKE CITY - Houston Rockets star Chris Paul's older brother, C.J., described his near ejection during Sunday's Game 4 as a case of possible mistaken identity by a familiar face. Over the span of two games, or 96 minutes, the Rockets trailed the Jazz for exactly 40 seconds. The Houston Rockets are averaging 109.2 points on 44.2 percent shooting and allowing 99.9 points on 45.7 percent shooting. Read More

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It's back to work for Sonam Kapoor post her starry wedding

It's back to work for Sonam Kapoor post her starry wedding

After walking the Cannes red carpet in that larger-than-life Ashi Studio gown , Deepika Padukone returned to the country in an earthy ensemble, while Kareena Kapoor Khan headed out in a creamy white Indian ethnic look. The actress recently got married to her long-time boyfriend and entrepreneur from Delhi Anand Ahuja. At Sonam-Anand's reception party, Ranveer took the dance floor by storm and even showcased his dancing moves on the top of the table. Read More

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Cannes 2018: Mahira Khan Sizzles Red Carpet In Off Shoulder Gown

Cannes 2018: Mahira Khan Sizzles Red Carpet In Off Shoulder Gown

Sonam, on the other hand, looked stunning in a pastel-hued Ralph and Russo lehenga paired with cropped top. Now the lady is back to her usual hot and trendy looks, at Cannes . She complements the eye-catching dress with a pair of Chloé ankle boots and sunglasses by Victoria Beckham. Sonam has been styled by her sister Rhea, who has not accompanied her to the gala event this year, and Deep Kailey. Read More

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Radical Catalan separatist anointed by ousted president as successor

Radical Catalan separatist anointed by ousted president as successor

Catalonia's parliament will vote to approve a new leader of the region on Saturday, in the fifth attempt to form a government since the last administration was sacked by Madrid almost seven months ago for declaring independence. Mr Torra, vice-president of the activist group Omnium Cultural - whose leader, Jordi Cuixart, has been in preventative prison since October - is the so-called "Plan D" candidate after three previous inauguration attempts were blocked by the Spanish courts. Read More

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SC Collegium agrees to reiterate recommendation for Justice KM Joseph - with others

SC Collegium agrees to reiterate recommendation for Justice KM Joseph - with others

The other names will be decided on a meeting on May 16. A retired district judge from Solapur, Maharashtra, G D Inamdar has filed a PIL in the Supreme Court seeking justice K M Joseph's immediate elevation to the apex court . It also questioned his seniority for elevation as a judge of the apex court. It is also learnt that Justice Chelameswar, who retires on June 22, has responded to all the points raised in the communication to the CJI by Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad expressing ... Read More

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The Royal Wedding Is Now Finally, Officially Approved by the Queen

The Royal Wedding Is Now Finally, Officially Approved by the Queen

It shared: "The design to the left of the text incorporates a red dragon, the heraldic symbol of Wales , together with the UK's floral emblems - the rose, thistle and shamrock". It required descendants of King George II to get the sovereign's consent before they Wednesday, otherwise their marriages would be invalid. Four horses will draw the carriage from Windsor Castle through the town center and back for the wedding reception. Read More

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Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen doesn't directly deny resignation report

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen doesn't directly deny resignation report

Details of the meeting were first reported Thursday by the New York Times . While doing so, he got furious at Nielsen and blamed her for not introducing enough measures to stop border crossings. "I share his frustration", she said. Trump has also been frustrated with Congress's refusal to fully fund his promised border wall along the nation's southern border, and some in the administration had accused DHS leaders of slow-walking more aggressive efforts to separate children from their ... Read More

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Janakpur and Ayodhya will be connected, Modi announces after arriving in Nepal

Janakpur and Ayodhya will be connected, Modi announces after arriving in Nepal

Modi also hailed the three successful polls in Nepal after the promulgation of the new Constitution in 2015. Janakpur is known as the birthplace of Sita, the wife of Lord Rama. Modi is on a two-day visit to Nepal, which came about after he received an invitation from his Nepalese counterpart. "When I talk about " Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas ", I not only talk about India but also about neighbouring countries", he said. Read More

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Karnataka polls not about me, Modi trying to distract people: Rahul

Karnataka polls not about me, Modi trying to distract people: Rahul

We will make sure that all the money of the people that was robbed will be returned. On Tuesday, Karnataka's BJP tweeted, " Mrs Antonio Mino is coming to Karnataka today to save his last fort from collapse ". Why should there be so much burnout in BJP'S team? He further elaborated that Congress is being zipped into a regional party. "We kept asking the Prime Minister whether he had followed due procedure before altering the deal, but neither did he respond nor did he allow us to raise ... Read More

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U.S. 100 pc committed to ensure Iran doesn't have nuclear

U.S. 100 pc committed to ensure Iran doesn't have nuclear

That same company was used to make a $130,000 payment to adult-film star Stormy Daniels as part of a non-disclosure agreement related to her alleged 2006 affair with Trump. United States comedian Michelle Wolf was slammed for roasting the press secretary as "Aunt Lydia" from The Handmaid's Tale while standing just metres away from her at the White House Correspondents' Dinner. Read More

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Trump Says 'Five Most Wanted Leaders Of ISIS Captured'

Trump Says 'Five Most Wanted Leaders Of ISIS Captured'

Ismail al-Eithawi, who also uses the alias Abu Zaid al-Iraqi, was captured in February in Turkey by Turkish authorities and handed over to Iraqi agents, Iraqi security advisor Hisham al-Hashimi told Reuters on Thursday. Special voting is expected to take place at almost 500 polling stations for groups not able to vote on Saturday, a lot of them from the almost one million-strong security forces assigned to protect polling stations. Read More

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Mass. Gas Nearly 50 Cents Above Last Year's Price

Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have risen 1.8 cents in the past week, averaging $2.63 per gallon Sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. "We're entering the busy summer driving season and consumer blends of gas are more expensive to produce than the winter blends". Gas prices in Rockford haven't been this high in May since 2015, when gas was $2.63 a gallon. Read More

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Dam Burst Leaves at Least 20 People Dead in Southwestern Kenya

Dam Burst Leaves at Least 20 People Dead in Southwestern Kenya

Mr Kinyajui said: "The water has caused huge destruction of both life and property". Tens of people, including children, are feared trapped in the black mud. By 1am on Thursday morning, six bodies had been retrieved downstream. The other two dams are intact but with with high volumes of water. "We assure residents that we will do our best to take affected families to safety and help them get medical attention". Read More

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