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The scandal, affecting up to 87 million users, sparked calls for regulation and for users to leave the social network, but there was no indication advertisers immediately changed their spending, Reuters noted. Mobile advertising now accounts for 91% of Facebook's revenue, up from 85% a year ago. While Facebook came out on top this quarter, its Q2 could tell an entirely different story.
  • Alfie Evans parents can not take sick toddler to Italy

    Alfie Evans parents can not take sick toddler to Italy

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    Kayleigh Price previously launched a petition demanding doctors at Alder Hey released the terminally-ill toddler to a hospital of his parents' choice which was signed by almost 400,000 people. In December 2016 he was admitted to Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool suffering seizures. Instead, Evans will remain at Alder Hey Children's Hospital , or may eventually be permitted to return home with his parents.
  • Will the Philadelphia Eagles visit the White House?

    Will the Philadelphia Eagles visit the White House?

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    After receiving conflicting reports about outside interest inquiring about Foles over the 2018 offseason, it appears as though the Philadelphia Eagles had given up on trading the Super Bowl 52 MVP, but all that could change depending on how the first few picks of the National Football League draft fall into place.
  • Corbyn anti-Semitism promises 'fell short', Jewish leaders say

    Corbyn anti-Semitism promises 'fell short', Jewish leaders say

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    He also said that over 20 officials had been expelled from the party in the past two weeks due to anti-Semitic behavior, with many more now under investigation. "Our party will not fail our Jewish brothers and sisters", the Labour leader said. He has himself faced questions about his own links to known anti-Semites, past comments on Israel , and associations with vehemently anti-Israel figures.
  • Kaizer Chiefs' decline must not overshadow stadium violence

    Kaizer Chiefs' decline must not overshadow stadium violence

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    The assault on the security guard was filmed on a cellphone by one fan sitting in the stands and not involved in the violence. Stadium authorities said 18 people were injured in the riot, five of whom were taken to hospital. Resulting from the ugly scenes, players from both clubs as well as their technical teams, had to run for cover, but a security guard was beaten and left unconscious on the pitch.
  • Semi drivers park trucks under Detroit overpass to block suicida

    Semi drivers park trucks under Detroit overpass to block suicida

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    Authorities closed the eastbound lanes but made a decision to let semi-trucks through after coming up with an unusual plan to keep the unnamed man from jumping. The interstate was closed for several hours as emergency crews worked to get the man off the overpass. "There are so many other options for help, be it the National Suicide Prevention hotline, clergy, family, call 911, call somebody".
  • Pleas for common sense gun reform raised after Waffle House shooting

    Pleas for common sense gun reform raised after Waffle House shooting

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    He did not drink or do medication, based on a police report describing the interviews, and he was referred to as clever, well mannered and a very good gear operator. Though, to the lives of everyone else in the restaurant it is because of his bravery that more people were not injured or killed. Turley said he tried to call Reinking after he left Salida but never heard back.
  • Florida school district condemns student's racist 'promposal'

    Florida school district condemns student's racist 'promposal'

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    The Volunteer & Partnership Office also recognized innovative leaders throughout the school district , including these 2018 district award recipients: Kendall Frechette, Pine View School, Outstanding Youth Volunteer; Susan Lord, Atwater Elementary School, Outstanding Adult Volunteer; Theodore Downing, Booker High School, Outstanding Senior Volunteer; JE Charlotte Construction, Riverview High School business partner, Outstanding Local Business Partner; The Baltimore Orioles, Oak Park School ...
  • White House doctor Jackson to fight for VA job: White House official

    White House doctor Jackson to fight for VA job: White House official

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    The president spoke hours after Senator Johnny Isakson , chairman of the Veterans Affairs Committee, said he and the panel's ranking Democrat , Jon Tester , made a decision to delay a hearing on Jackson's nomination that had been scheduled for Wednesday and sent a letter to Trump seeking more information.
  • Saudi security forces shoot down toy drone in Riyadh

    Saudi security forces shoot down toy drone in Riyadh

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    There was no immediate information about any injuries or damage. The authenticity of the videos could not be verified. The Saudi Interior Ministry said in a statement that a system would be put in place to regulate the use of recreational drones.
  • Dallas police officers wounded in shooting outside store

    Dallas police officers wounded in shooting outside store

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    The department tweeted that a civilian was also shot. The TV station described both officers as "rookies in their 20s" and said one of them was shot in the back of the head. They using a helicopter and trained dogs to search for the suspect. Dallas police are looking for a 29-year-old Hispanic man named Armando Luis Juárez in connection with the shooting at a Home Depot, Chief Reneé Hall told reporters Tuesday night.