• De Lima's lawyer says fight to free senator continues

    De Lima's lawyer says fight to free senator continues

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    The presidential spokesperson's statement came after the SC, in a 9-6 vote, uphold the jurisdiction of Muntinlupa Regional Trial Court over the senator's drug cases. De Lima's lawyers, "definitely, will file a motion for reconsideration within the next 15 days", Sawali said. Facing drug charges in three Muntinlupa RTC branches including branches 205 and 206, de Lima is accused of being involved in the proliferation of illegal drug trading at the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) and of having ...
  • Thailand bans smoking on popular tourist beaches

    Thailand bans smoking on popular tourist beaches

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    Jatuporn said he made a decision to take action after the Andaman Coastal Resources Research and Development Centre found in a recent survey that there were anything from 63,000 to 138,000 cigarette butts on a 2.5-kilometre stretch of Patong Beach.
  • Mitch McConnell Goes to the Mattresses for Trump's Judicial Nominees

    Mitch McConnell Goes to the Mattresses for Trump's Judicial Nominees

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    His comments came as he has come under increasing pressure from conservative groups. In this September 5, 2017 photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., right, listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Congressional leaders and administration officials in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington.
  • PM to inaugurate birth centenary celebrations of Nanaji Deshmukh

    PM to inaugurate birth centenary celebrations of Nanaji Deshmukh

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    He said his government was committed to achieving this goal with the active support of people. # The country lacks good governance in some states, development is visible in states where there is good governance. On this occasion Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to both leaders and called on the nation to take forward their vision of "gramoday" or rural transformation.
  • Trump sees deal with Canada minus Mexico

    Trump sees deal with Canada minus Mexico

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    The US Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday accused Trump's administration of trying to sabotage the talks with "poison pill proposals", including demands for more favourable treatment for the US side on auto production, and a "sunset clause" to force regular negotiations.
  • Federal extension keeps ME licenses valid as federal ID

    Federal extension keeps ME licenses valid as federal ID

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    Like a number of states, Pennsylvania has received repeated extensions to comply with Real ID standards. The standards include fingerprint and background checks for employees working in state driver's license bureaus and name checks on state residents receiving Real ID identification.
  • Donald Trump: US Policy on North Korea Has Failed for 25 Years

    Donald Trump: US Policy on North Korea Has Failed for 25 Years

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    Let's also further assume that Pyongyang understands that any US military intervention on North Korean peninsula also means that it is game over for the Kim regime, thus Kim Jong-un has the option of either using his last line of defense, or simply be swept aside by American forces.
  • Russian Federation accuses United States of 'pretending' to fight Isis

    Russian Federation accuses United States of 'pretending' to fight Isis

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    The spokesman underscored the USA would bear all the responsibility for sabotaging the peace process in Syria . The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) resumed their counter-offensive in the western countryside of Deir ez-Zor, Monday, targeting the Islamic State's (IS) last positions along the Sukhnah-Deir ez-Zor Highway near the town of Al-Shoulah, Al-Masdar News reveals.
  • S.Korea, US to hold vice-ministerial strategic dialogue next week

    S.Korea, US to hold vice-ministerial strategic dialogue next week

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    The U.S., South Korea and Japan conducted a joint military drill Tuesday night in the Far East region amid the heightened tensions between North Korea and America. The stolen money was likely used to help advance North Korea's development of nuclear weapons, Anthony Ruggiero, a senior fellow for Foundation for Defense of Democracies, told CNN at the time.
  • Trump expected to nominate top Kelly aide to lead DHS

    Trump expected to nominate top Kelly aide to lead DHS

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    Prior to Nielsen's work for the current administration, she consulted on homeland security and preparedness matters, according to her biography at The George Washington University where she was a senior fellow at the school's Center for Cyber and Homeland Security.
  • LDS Church responds after Boy Scouts' vote to admit girls

    LDS Church responds after Boy Scouts' vote to admit girls

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    The BSA's plans to include girls had sparked a conflict with the Girl Scouts of the U.S., who wrote a scathing letter in August to the BSA board, accusing them of carrying out a "covert campaign to recruit girls" in hopes of appealing to millennial parents and bolstering their declining membership.
  • Annaly Capital Management Inc (NYSE:NLY) Sale Analysis

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    Proshare Limited has 0.03% invested in Annaly Capital Management, Inc . ValuEngine raised shares of Annaly Capital Management from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. The company reported its EPS on 6/29/2017. Earnings, with 5 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.3. Annaly Capital Management had a net margin of 121.84% and a return on equity of 11.33%.