• Josh Mandel Drops Out of Ohio Senate Race, Citing Family Medical Issue

    Josh Mandel Drops Out of Ohio Senate Race, Citing Family Medical Issue

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    Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel abruptly ended his campaign for the U.S. Senate on Friday, dealing a blow to the GOP in one of the marquee contests of the 2018 elections. Mandel had hoped to challenge Democratic incumbent Sherrod Brown in the November 6 General Election. Pat Tiberi (R-OH) also had spent much of the past year testing the political waters, but is leaving Congress in a matter of weeks to head the Ohio Business Roundtable, a job he's unlikely to back out of.
  • Almost $300K of liquid meth seized at DFW Airport

    Almost $300K of liquid meth seized at DFW Airport

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    In secondary, further inspection and review of CBP and national law enforcement databases and verification of the subject's biometrics revealed her true identity, citizenship and a prior immigration violation. The marijuana has an estimated street value of $1,032,635. Homeland Security Investigations agents are investigating this matter. The agency says drug seizures have gone up by over 200 percent in the last five years.
  • USA: Trump Asks For More Funds to Build Mexico Border Wall

    USA: Trump Asks For More Funds to Build Mexico Border Wall

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    A document prepared by the Department of Homeland Security for a group of senators shows the administration's plan to almost double the amount of fencing on America's southern border, from 654 miles now built to around 1,000 miles total. President Trump campaigned on a promise to build a "big, attractive wall" on the border to stop illegal immigration and drug trafficking, and promised Mexico would pay for it.
  • Government Sponsors Briefing On How To Survive Nuclear Holocaust

    Government Sponsors Briefing On How To Survive Nuclear Holocaust

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    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will hold the briefing at its Atlanta, Ga., headquarters January 16, according to the bulletin posted on the agency's website. However, the communications director for the Public Health Grand Rounds said the meeting is not out of the ordinary and is not related to recent tensions between the United States and North Korea.
  • GOP senators recommend charges against Trump dossier author

    GOP senators recommend charges against Trump dossier author

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    The two Senators who both serve on the Judiciary Committee where Grassley is the chairman told the Justice Department Steele "lied to federal authorities about his contacts with reporters regarding information in the dossier, and they urged the department to investigate", the Times explains.
  • Modi to address officers in-charge of backward districts today

    Modi to address officers in-charge of backward districts today

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    Modi added that this effort to develop 115 backward districts is in keeping with the vision of Babasaheb Ambedkar who worked for the upliftment of the under-privileged. "Now there are limitless potential, limitless possibilities, and limitless opportunities in India". Reiterating that the development of backward districts is imperative, the Prime Minister said that regional imbalances should not be allowed to increase indefinitely.
  • Present talaq bill will double Muslim women's woes: BSP

    Present talaq bill will double Muslim women's woes: BSP

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    Both the Houses of Parliament were adjourned sine die on Friday, bringing an end to the Winter Session. "If it is passed in the present form because of the rigid and undemocratic stand adopted by the Narendra Modi government and becomes law, it will do more harm to Muslim women and double the atrocities faced by them", she said in a statement here.
  • Thousands of TN buses on strike over 0.13% wage hike

    Thousands of TN buses on strike over 0.13% wage hike

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    After a meeting this morning, CITU State head A Soundararajan said that the government is responsible for the struggle that the people are undergoing. Some of the buses were operated by lorry drivers. Gayathri, a commuter said that it was very hard to reach office due to the lack of buses. "The government should understand the plight of the citizens and find a solution to the problem at the earliest", she said.
  • Kulbhushan Jadhav's Mother Was Disrobed

    Kulbhushan Jadhav's Mother Was Disrobed

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    He says in the video , "I saw fear. why should there be fear?" I am a commissioned officer in the Indian Navy. "Even as two RAW secretaries refused to hire his services, the proposal to recruit Jadhav for specific assignments was finally acceded to by a chief who headed the intelligence agency a few years ago and was subsequently re-employed (after retirement) in an organisation also involved in collecting intelligence", the report says .
  • Heartless professor throws ailing mother from roof in Rajkot

    Heartless professor throws ailing mother from roof in Rajkot

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    Anyway, Police have arrested the accused, who is a professor, in the alleged murder case three months after the death. A year-old case was finally put to justice on December 4; Thursday after the investigating police received a letter from unknown source hinting that the mother's death was not an accident.