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However, it is not clear whether Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amrinder Singh has accepted the resignation or not. Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday condemned the Akali Dal leadership for raising a hue and cry over the farm loan waiver package and trying to project themselves as "messiahs" of the farmers to "promote their petty political interests".
  • Strugglesville: Cavs blow big lead, eke by Magic 104-103

    Strugglesville: Cavs blow big lead, eke by Magic 104-103

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    Northeastern made 35 of 49 shots, including 12 of 19 from the arc (63 percent) while only making 8 of 13 free throws for 61.5 percent. Cleveland fell asleep in the third. Bryant was 34 yards and 104 days old while James now is 33 years and 19 days old. Before the game, James was chosen as one of the captains for this year's All-Star game after receiving the most votes in balloting by fans, players and media.
  • EC recommends disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs

    EC recommends disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs

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    Notably, the decision came days before the retirement of current EC chief, who refused to acknowledge the plea by AAP MLAs to drop the cases against them in June past year. The disqualification of the legislators is expected to pave the way for byelections in Delhi. This disqualification will lead to by-polls in Delhi.
  • Tow truck driver almost meets his maker

    Tow truck driver almost meets his maker

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    From the trooper's patrol auto, you see a vehicle on a tow truck as crews worked to clear an accident scene. Just as the vehicle hit the other auto, the two truck operator jumps out of the way and into the flow of traffic. 'The trooper saw it coming and was trying to get another auto to block the ramp. Luckily the tow truck driver, the state trooper and the two drivers involved in the accident all walked away unharmed.
  • Trump says he's willing to make DACA deal after downplaying chances

    Trump says he's willing to make DACA deal after downplaying chances

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    She also appeared to rebut Trump's remarks from earlier in the day, with talks ongoing. The individuals spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to describe the meeting publicly. If Congress passes a deal on DACA, they need to do it with a veto-proof majority, because contrary to what he said in the staged meeting with members of Congress, Trump won't sign whatever Congress passes.
  • Long Island weather: Expect snow, 'but not a major hit'

    Long Island weather: Expect snow, 'but not a major hit'

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    Most communities will struggle to even climb above freezing (32°) Tuesday afternoon. Today Snow, mainly before 11 a.m. The service warned of significant excessive cold and snow risks as well. Forecasters said Tuesday that there was a 10 percent chance of light snow before 7 a.m. A Hard Freeze Warning is in effect for all areas with the exception of coastal parishes, which are under Freeze Warnings through 12 PM Wednesday .
  • 'We won't accept insults from Trump' - Akufo-Addo warns

    'We won't accept insults from Trump' - Akufo-Addo warns

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    He made the denial to White House press pool reporters at the Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach in Florida on Sunday night. Trump has denied using such derogatory language. Mr Trump commented as Mr Durbin was presenting details of a compromise immigration plan that included providing 1.6 billion United States dollars (£1.16 billion) for a first instalment of the president's long-sought border wall.
  • Doctor says Trump aced cognitive test

    Doctor says Trump aced cognitive test

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    The White House stands behind Dr. Jackson's assessment. "The president's overall health is excellent", he said , repeating "excellent" eight times: "Hands down, there's no question that he is in the excellent range". The Senate adjourned late Thursday without voting on the bill, and the chamber will reconvene at 11 a.m. on Friday, giving lawmakers just 13 hours to hash out a deal.
  • California couple David and Louise Turpin appear in court in captivity case

    California couple David and Louise Turpin appear in court in captivity case

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    David and Louise Turpin , 57 and 49, respectively, were taken into custody and charged with torture and child endangerment after their 17-year-old daughter found a cellphone and escaped from the home to meet with authorities. Police found the children chained to furniture and severely malnourished . He added that the victims were not allowed to have toys, despite police finding many in the house in their original packaging, left unopened.
  • Winter storm unloads snow and ice on South, heads for Northeast

    Winter storm unloads snow and ice on South, heads for Northeast

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    Central Arkansans can anticipate snow after sundown, according to the National Weather Service, and parts of northern Arkansas have already received wintry precipitation, affecting roads and schools. The snow is expected to begin tapering off Wednesday morning, and there's an anticipated high of around 32 degrees during the day. If we see icy roads, they will be an issue through Wednesday afternoon because temperatures will struggle to warm above freezing.
  • What's Next For DACA? Immigration Attorney Weighs In

    What's Next For DACA? Immigration Attorney Weighs In

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    Trump said on Twitter last week that his words were "tough, but this was not the language used". Instead of using that agreement as a turning point in the as-yet-intractable immigration debate, President Donald Trump opted to kick over the table.
  • More Security Planned for Calais

    More Security Planned for Calais

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    Macron has been outspoken in his desire to see Britain increase its spending as part of the Le Touquet agreement, a reciprocal agreement which also allows France to check people traveling from the U.K.to France and into Europe . In a significant gesture, May offered 44 and a half million pounds, roughly 62 million USA dollars, to speed up the processing of migrants in Calais and boost border security.
  • Called a Racist, Trump Threatens to Kill DACA Talks

    Called a Racist, Trump Threatens to Kill DACA Talks

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    Trump has said he is ready and willing to make a deal to help the Dreamers, but he has insisted that funding for border security, including a wall along the US border with Mexico that he promised as a presidential candidate, be included in any legislative package.
  • Tri-series: Raza, Chatara star in Zimbabwe's thrilling win

    Tri-series: Raza, Chatara star in Zimbabwe's thrilling win

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    Raza made 81 in just 67 deliveries with 8 fours and a six under his name. They had the wickets in the last 10 overs to capitalise on it. Unfortunately the others couldn't convert that. Akila Dananjaya then holed out at cover and although replays showed that Tendai Chatara may have marginally overstepped, the third umpire's decision went in favour of Zimbabwe .
  • Approval of US leadership under Trump tumbles globally in poll

    Approval of US leadership under Trump tumbles globally in poll

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    President Donald Trump's 38% job approval rating in Gallup's latest weekly average is well below what would be expected based on the relationship between job approval and Americans' views of the economy and their level of satisfaction with the direction of the country for recent presidents.
  • Pope Francis bids Chile farewell

    Pope Francis bids Chile farewell

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    According toThe Associated Press , Paula Podest , 39, and Carlos Ciuffardi , 41, told Francis that they never had a church ceremony after they were married in a civil service in 2010. Exercise "the solidarity that makes us say: We need one another and our differences so that this land can remain attractive!" he told them. A small chapel in southern Peru has sustained minor fire damage in what church officials believe is the latest act of vandalism against religious buildings during ...