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NY Gov. Cuomo to visit Israel after wave of anti-Semitism in US

Cuomo denounced local and national incidents of vandalism and threats as "repugnant", echoing a speech he gave earlier Wednesday at the Sidney Albert Albany Jewish Community Center. Louis. Cuomo also is proposing $25 million in the proposed state budget to religious schools and centers to boost security. Several bomb threats and acts of graffiti vandalism have occurred in NY state that are being investigated as hate crimes against Jews. Read More

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Mexico's Cemex Willing to do Cement Work for Border Wall

The agency said it will request bids on or around March 6 and that companies would have to submit "concept papers" to design and build prototypes by March 10, according to FedBizOpps.gov , a procurement website for federal contractors. President Donald Trump said there would be a "great, great wall" along the Mexican border - but didn't say Mexico would pay. Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto has said his country will not pay for the wall. Read More

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Nigeria says South Africa deported 97 of its citizens after raids

The deportees comprising males and females arrived Murtala Muhammed International Airport at night on Monday with a chartered aircraft with the registration number GBB710 from Johannesburg, South Africa. Speaking when she appeared joint committee of the Senate and House of Representatives on Foreign Affairs, the minister said "We spoke with our High Commissioner today (yesterday) and it has been confirmed that no Nigerian was killed". Read More

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Trump on Yemen Raid: 'Very Successful Mission'

Trump on Yemen Raid: 'Very Successful Mission'

On Twitter, many were stunned that Trump would pawn off blame to his generals and take no responsibility for the death of Owens. Reuters , citing US military officials, reported that "Trump approved his first covert counterterrorism operation without sufficient intelligence, ground support or adequate backup preparations". Read More

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Security Council fails to adopt resolution on Syria sanctions over chemical weapons

Nikki Haley, US ambassador to the United Nations , said it was a "sad day in the Security Council" and criticized the vetoes as "abominable and indefensible choices". China's UN Ambassador Liu Jieyi said it was too early to act because the global investigation was still ongoing. Today's draft proposed sanctions on designated individuals linked to the production of chemical weapons in Syria, as well as an embargo on any materials that could be used to produce chemical weapons. Read More

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Iran Conducts Naval Exercises During Increased Tensions with US

The new Nasir missile was successfully test-fired during the naval drill, Iran's defense minister, Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan said, Tasnim news agency reported February 27. Iran has developed homegrown military hardware over the past years, learning from a long war waged by Iraq in the 1980s, when the country ran on a shrinking storage of arms and equipment imported mainly from the U.S. Read More

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Israel says no more visas for 'biased' HRW staff

Israel has denied a work permit to a Human Rights Watch researcher, accusing the group of serving as Palestinian propagandists in a move the USA -based organisation called an "ominous turn". HRW said it was "disappointing that the Israeli government seems unable or unwilling to distinguish between justified criticisms of its actions and hostile political propaganda". Read More

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Le Pen refuses police interview over funding claims

Le Pen refuses police interview over funding claims

So far, "There is no (untoward) worldwide fallout" and "I only have reason to rejoice" in Trump's actions, she said. "I want a system of rights and responsibilities", Macron told RMC radio. Merkel or Theresa May will receive Mrs. Le Pen as head of state, but it will be a big European crisis, an natural disaster, if she's elected". The Berenberg economists said that if Le Pen wins a majority in parliament or finds a legal loophole to call a referendum on euro or European Union membership ... Read More

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First image of courageous pilot who battled to save Melbourne air disaster

The plane had just taken off from Melbourne's second-biggest airport at Essendon for a golfing trip to King Island, 255 kilometres (160 miles) to the south, when it crashed into the adjoining mall, officials said. Victoria police said later during a news conference that it appeared no one survived the crash. "We didn't see the plane come down but we felt the explosion, we felt the shock wave from it", Mr Mayer said. Read More

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British PM to meet PSA boss over Vauxhall takeover plans

PSA said it was engaged in a "constructive dialogue" with all parties involved in the bid for GM's European division, which also includes German-based Opel. Germany's economy minister Brigitte Zypries on Thursday said she expected the deal to go ahead, after the US carmaker sought to allay fears of large-scale plant closures in the country.Two sources close to PSA have, however, told Reuters that job and plant cuts were part of the tie-up talks, with the two British sites of Vauxhall in the ... Read More

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Homeland secretary OKs deportation, border enforcement changes

MUNICH-Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said the Trump administration is planning a new version of the executive order banning travel from seven countries, which would be phased in to allow people already in transit to enter the U.S. Kennedy International Airport for more than 18 hours. Federal judges suspended the ban this month on the grounds that it illegally targeted Muslims and had been put into effect without due care or preparation. Read More

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Gambia's Adama Barrow sworn in for a second time

Gambia's Adama Barrow sworn in for a second time

Worldwide pressure, including the threat of a regional military intervention, led Jammeh to fi. Barrow is only the third president in the history of The Gambia. The regional force has been securing the country during the transition, which has remained peaceful. He was sworn in last month in a low-key event in neighbouring Senegal, where he was on exile before his predecessor agreed to step down. Read More

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President Trump Is Angry About Leaks That Led to Michael Flynn's Resignation

President Trump Is Angry About Leaks That Led to Michael Flynn's Resignation

The drama of Mr Flynn's departure was the latest in a series of White House missteps and controversies since the Republican President was sworn in on Jan 20. And I think it's really a sad thing that he was treated so badly. "This is fake news put out by the media". Two days after Flynn's call with Kislyak was revealed in a Washington Post op-ed by David Ignatius, Pence defended him in a January 15 appearance on CBS's on Face the Nation , stating that Flynn "did not discuss anything having ... Read More

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IS bombing hits Pakistan Sufi shrine, kills 72

Qamar Javed Bajwa, said in a statement. " At least 72 are dead and over 150 have been injured ", Sethar said by telephone. However, the country's population has paid the price as militant groups have retaliated to the security operations and carried out major terrorist attacks on Pakistan's crowded cities and non-Sunni places of worship. Read More

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Encana Corp indicated as Overweight By JP Morgan

Price Target plays a critical role when it comes to the Analysis of a Stock. These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock. Working backward, shares of Encana Corporation have moved by 5.81%, 4.03%, -11.89% and 22.07% on first day after earnings while on day-7 changes were 14.21%, -4.15%, -19.86% and 42.81% in recent 4 quarters. Read More

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