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World News Ennis-Hill not expecting Chernova apology after doping ban
Author: 0 Ennis-Hill not expecting Chernova apology after doping ban

The Briton is hoping to get the opportunity to stand on a podium to receive her Olympic medal - but she does not want the one now in Chernova's possession. She first won a bronze medal in the 2004 Athens Games for the heptathlon, which is a track and field combined event made up of seven courses. Blonska, meanwhile, was stripped of her medal after failing for methyltestosterone, another anabolic steroid.

World News Wife's Fitbit logs steps after husband says she died
Author: 0 Wife's Fitbit logs steps after husband says she died

According to investigators, Mr Dabate had texted his wife a year before her death saying: "I want a divorce". Richard Dabate, 40, faces charges including murder, tampering with evidence and making a false statement in the December 2015 shooting death of 39-year-old Connie Dabate.

World News Trump warns of retaliation against Canada over dairy
Author: 0 Trump warns of retaliation against Canada over dairy

Watch below: Alberta lumber industry concerned over lack of deal with U.S. Paul Quinn of RBC Capital Markets said he was surprised by the rally but anticipates a correction with lumber prices likely to fall. "What they've done to our dairy farm workers is a disgrace. Canada has adapted what I would call and anti-patent position, particularly in pharmaceuticals", Ross said.

World News LeBrom James gives a DAMN about Kendrick Lamar
Author: 0 LeBrom James gives a DAMN about Kendrick Lamar

If you enjoyed this piece, check out a previous one of Drake's "More Life". Lamar's track "Alright" from "To Pimp a Butterfly" became an unofficial anthem of the Black Lives Matter movement. Lamar topped the " More Life " collection by Drake - the Toronto rapper known more for crowd-pulling dance tracks than social commentary - which had earlier held the crown for biggest U.S.

World News British leader says no to televised debates
Author: 0 British leader says no to televised debates

The decision sparked criticism from other party leaders, and on Wednesday morning May responded on Radio 4's Today programme, saying: "I believe in campaigns where politicians actually get out and about and meet the voters". Sky News sources say that the channel is weighing up its options. 'The Prime Minister's attempt to dodge scrutiny shows how she holds the public in contempt, ' said Mr Farron.

World News Linked Abu Sayyaf leader killed on Philippine resort island: army
Author: 0 Linked Abu Sayyaf leader killed on Philippine resort island: army

The raid had signaled an escalation of the kidnapping threat from the Abu Sayyaf, who are based in Sulu and Basilan and also blamed for beheadings and deadly bombings. Travel agencies earlier reported that tourists cancelled bookings to Bohol in the wake of a firefight between government troops and members of the Abu Sayyaf Group in Inabanga less almost two weeks ago.

World News Canadian jets intercept Russian bombers, first time in two years: Norad
Author: 0 Canadian jets intercept Russian bombers, first time in two years: Norad

Russian Federation periodically flies into the USA air defense identification zone that extends 200 miles off the coast. More than 450 Canadian troops are also preparing to head to Latvia in the next few weeks, where they will lead a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation force meant to check Russian aggression in eastern Europe.

World News Volkswagen $4.3bn emissions scandal plea deal approved
Author: 0 Volkswagen $4.3bn emissions scandal plea deal approved

The emissions scandal is expected to cost the company approximately $21 billion in the US alone. In the March plea hearing, Volkswagen admitted that it installed so-called defeat devices in about 600,000 vehicles that tricked emissions testers into believing the cars performed below U.S.

Author: 0 Regime Change in Syria a Priority of Trump Administration

Texas Sen. John Cornyn, the Senate's No. 2 Republican and a member of the chamber's Intelligence committee, told " Fox News Sunday " that Trump needs to come to Congress before committing troops. The US ambassador to the United Nations has said America is "prepared to do more" militarily in Syria but hopes it will not be necessary. The Syrian armed forces said the strike killed ten Syrian soldiers.

Author: 0 BJP's two-day national executive meet begins in Bhubaneswar

By holding the national executive meeting in Biju Janata Dal stronghold, the BJP has sent a strong political signal. "What we have to do is that if there are any social evils, we have to wake up the society and make efforts to provide justice to them (Muslim women)", Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said while briefing reporters on Modi s speech.

World News N Korea displays vast military parade, warns USA amid nuclear test fears
Author: 0 N Korea displays vast military parade, warns USA amid nuclear test fears

The South Korean government believed Kim Won-hong had been sent to a "political re-education" prison camp for sending false reports to Kim Jong-un. According to UPI , other soldiers have referred to him as a mentally ill patient. Also on display was a new generation of an intermediate-range missile, called the Pukguksong-2, as well as a new version of a submarine-launched ballistic missile.

World News Bots from Spotify, Mastercard play nice with new version of Facebook Messenger
Author: 0 Bots from Spotify, Mastercard play nice with new version of Facebook Messenger

Facebook wants these bots to be your point of interaction with supported businesses in Messenger, and now you can summon them up in a conversation, or browse a curated list in the Discovery tab. The bot makes it possible for users to be more personal, proactive, and more streamlined in the way that we interact with people. The goal is for Messenger to be the centralized place for daily activities.

Author: 0 Over 200% Rise in Iran's Exports of Defense Equipment: President

Some think more people register under moderate or reformist governments as they are less repressive. However, Ahmadinejad said Wednesday that the Supreme Leader never barred him from rerunning for the presidency. Once the process ends on Saturday, the prospective candidates will be screened for their political and Islamic qualifications by the Guardian Council.

World News Cleveland police seek suspect in Facebook homicide video
Author: 0 Cleveland police seek suspect in Facebook homicide video

Stephens's Facebook and his posts have since been taken down. The suspect, Steve Stephens , also claimed to have committed multiple additional murders, but those are still unconfirmed and police say they have found no other bodies. Sgt. Jennifer Ciaccia (chahch) tells cleveland.com that police haven't verified any slayings besides the one Sunday afternoon in the city's Glenville neighborhood.

Author: 0 After Syria strike, Trump's emerging doctrine is flexibility

Heading into the first talks between President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, North Korea was the front-and-center security issue on the table. Speaking alongside Trump, Xi said the two delegations discussed important topics and established a good friendship and working relationship. Xi and Trump also discussed China's increased militarisation in the South China Sea, with President Trump urging the Chinese to adhere to worldwide norms.

Author: 0 Senate Dems take aim at Republican incumbent - using Snapchat

Protesters marched across the bridge that divides West Palm Beach and Palm Beach, chanting and hoisting signs that read "Don the Con", "Go back to New York", "Show your taxes!" and "Show me the money!" "I think it's important for us, we the people, to express First Amendment rights and say we want to see them".

Author: 0 Odisha in focus as BJP kicks off major party meet

A roadmap for expansion will be drawn up. After reaching the venue, Prime Minister Modi got down at the entrance of the Raj Bhawan to greet onlookers and a few women leaders of the BJP. After commendable performances in the recent Panchayat polls and Assembly elections, the BJP leadership is upbeat and not banking just on anti-incumbency against the Naveen Patnaik-led BJD government in Odisha.3.

Author: 0 Russia, Iran and Syria issue warning to US

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that trust had eroded between the two countries under U.S. President Donald Trump. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, who hosted his Iranian and Syrian counterparts in Moscow , denounced the US missile strikes on Syria as a "flagrant violation" of worldwide law.

World News A new shrimp species has been named after Pink Floyd
Author: 0 A new shrimp species has been named after Pink Floyd

De Grave had previously named a species of shrimp after Mick Jagger, Elephantis jaggerai . Even though psych rock classic Pink Floyd already have a long-lasting legacy, one scientist made a decision to get a badass prawn to carry on their name.

World News Colts agree to terms with defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins
Author: 0 Colts agree to terms with defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins

This comes on the heels of a report by Stephen Holder of the Indy Star , which stated a deal between the Colts and Hankins was unlikely after the nose tackle left Indianapolis without a contract. Chris Ballard has said player acquisition is 365 days a year. Since then, Ballard has been extraordinarily busy. Thomas was signed as an undrafted free agent from Arkansas by Washington in 2014 and the Giants are already his sixth team.

Author: 0 Syria's Assad: Chemical attack was fabrication

After the Bloomberg story, then-White House press secretary John Earnest initially admitted: "We're aware that the OPCW continues to receive credible allegations that the use of chemical weapons in Syria is still taking place". Russia, a close ally of Syria , on Wednesday vetoed a UN Security Council resolution which sought to condemn the killings and call on the Assad regime to cooperate with an worldwide investigation into the attack.

World News Henrik Lundqvist helps Rangers in win
Author: 0 Henrik Lundqvist helps Rangers in win

Game 2 of the best-of-seven series is set for Saturday in Ottawa, Ontario. The best-of-seven series continues Friday in Montreal. Rick Nash and Chris Kreider were impressive on both ends of the rink. Many refer to the end of the playoffs past year in Nashville where he had a poor conclusion but if you feel it fair to cherry pick a thesis from the a couple of games in that series, then be prepared for someone to cherry pick the conclusion to recent Olympics and World Cups.

Author: 0 Egypt beefs up security outside churches ahead of Easter

Reports claimed that at least three police officers were killed in the St. Mark's attack, the ministry told The Associated Press. The Islamic State jihadist group said it was behind the bombings at churches in the cities of Tanta and Alexandria , and threatened further attacks against Egypt's Christian minority.

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