• Sir Roger Moore, actor known for James Bond role, dies
Sir Roger Moore, actor known for James Bond role, dies

Moore's James Bond movies were classics. The young actor came to the U.S.in 1953. Moore also enjoyed a distinguished television career, enjoying success with action series The Saint and The Persuaders . The British skein initially ran in syndication in the States but was part of NBC's primetime schedule from 1967-69. He was the fourth act...

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  • Al Gore: exit from Paris deal is 'reckless and indefensible'
Al Gore: exit from Paris deal is 'reckless and indefensible'

The European Union's top climate change official, Miguel Arias Canente, said in a statement that Trump's decision to leave the Paris accord made it "a sad day for the global community", adding that the bloc "deeply regrets the unilateral decision".

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  • Off-duty troopers rescue Ky. dog trapped in tree
Off-duty troopers rescue Ky. dog trapped in tree

How did Rocco end up in the tree? Two off-duty Kentucky State Police troopers were mowing the cemetery grounds when they heard barking coming from a wooded area. The firefighters rescuing a cat stuck in a tree is so cliche. Firefighters took the added precaution of making the hole bigger "should Rocco or another dog find themselves inside the t...

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  • Cities, states and companies vow to stick to the Paris climate agreement
Cities, states and companies vow to stick to the Paris climate agreement

This would take effect a year after notification, which can be done at any time. Instead, he vowed to keep ties with the US strong, and said Europe's links to the USA are more durable than the decisions of the current USA administration. Total pledges add up to $10 billion, including an unmet U.S. promise of $3 billion by U.S. President Barack ...

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  • USA states, cities step in to fill Trump Paris exit
USA states, cities step in to fill Trump Paris exit

The EPA administrator was asked repeatedly whether Trump believes climate change is a hoax , as Trump previously claimed, but refused to give a straight answer. Although less visible in the Canadian context than the USA, the choice between dependence on fossil fuel development and investment in a clean energy transition is no less real.

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  • Four killed by wild elephant in Tamil Nadu
Four killed by wild elephant in Tamil Nadu

Hundreds gathered in the area as wildlife and police teams attempted to tranquilise the animal to arrange for its return to the forest. "It trampled two women and a 70-year-old man to death in separate attacks later", a witness said. Attacks by wild elephants are common in India and government reports say more than 300 people are killed each year...

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  • What's Propelling Xenia Hotels & Resorts Incorporated (NYSE:XHR) After Higher Shorts Reported?
What's Propelling Xenia Hotels & Resorts Incorporated (NYSE:XHR) After Higher Shorts Reported?

Other analysts also recently issued reports about the company. Among 6 analysts covering Xenia Hotels & Resorts (NYSE:XHR), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Host Hotels and Resorts's payout ratio is presently 74.77%. The 50 day moving average moved up $0.27 whereas the 200 day moving average was up $0.03 or +0.15%.

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  • Damian Marley & Others Buy High Times
Damian Marley & Others Buy High Times

Founded the year Richard M. Nixon was forced to resign, High Times was recently valued at $70 million and is responsible for establishing the Cannabis Cup in Amsterdam and Colorado - as well as The High Times Medical Cannabis Cup held in medical marijuana states.

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  • CBSE to announce Class 10th results on Saturday at cbseresults
CBSE to announce Class 10th results on Saturday at cbseresults

Visit cbseresults.nic.in official website. You will reach an IVR system where you can type in the required details over the call and know your results. Result related queries can be clarified from experts. In Class 12th, the pass percentage has dipped to 82.02 per cent. It recorded highest pass percentage of 99.77 %.

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  • Man arrested in theft of Portland train victim's ring
Man arrested in theft of Portland train victim's ring

However he later turned on the three and brutally attacked them - stabbing both Best and Meche to death. Authorities arrested Jeremy Christian, 35, after the attack on charges including attempted murder, two counts of aggravated murder and two counts of second-degree intimidation.

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  • Bihar class 12 (Arts) topper Ganesh Kumar arrested, result suspended
Bihar class 12 (Arts) topper Ganesh Kumar arrested, result suspended

In order to improve the performance of the Bihar's students Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has ordered a massive exercise but not much has changed in the situation. Meanwhile, the class 12th results of Bihar Board is again in controversy this year too. Neither could he answer questions relating to the Hindi paper, in which he had got 92%.

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  • BC NDP and Green Party intend to form minority government
BC NDP and Green Party intend to form minority government

Governor Judith Guichon this week asking for consideration of their status to govern. I had been involved in the NDP and had been in the gallery for question period. Christy Clark also made an announcement Tuesday and said that she would call the legislature back in June, when the NDP and Greens are expected to vote non-confidence on the Speech fr...

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  • Deja vu: Illinois' legislative session to end without a state budget
Deja vu: Illinois' legislative session to end without a state budget

Moody's also lowered the state's ratings . Though he is not from Illinois , Brown said he wanted residents to have adequate mental health resources. Another, more-distant but politically crucial, deadline looms: the November 2018 election. The bill was sponsored by state Sen. Adding to the mess is a ballooning backlog of unpaid bills to state c...

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  • Getting Too Friendly with Fowl Blamed in Salmonella Outbreaks
Getting Too Friendly with Fowl Blamed in Salmonella Outbreaks

In the June 2017 issue of the CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, an outbreak advisory discusses the 2017 multistate outbreak of human Salmonella infections linked to live poultry in backyard flocks . Wash your hands after handling clothes and shoes that have touched live poultry. Do not allow live chickens, ducks, and geese in the hous...

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  • Hawaii urges resident to get mumps vaccination as cases soar
Hawaii urges resident to get mumps vaccination as cases soar

Previously in MA, mumps has been found chiefly among vaccinated college students and others connected to colleges and universities. All of the residents are Latino and include members of the Colombian, Dominican, Guatemalan, and Salvadoran communities.

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  • (PRXL) Shares Bought by LSV Asset Management
(PRXL) Shares Bought by LSV Asset Management

Panagora Asset Mgmt reported 0% in PAREXEL International Corporation (NASDAQ: PRXL ). Therefore 13% are positive. Evercore ISI upgraded PAREXEL International from an "in-line" rating to an "outperform" rating and set a $85.00 target price on the stock in a report on Monday, May 15th.

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  • Gov. Scott signs state budget, calls for special session
Gov. Scott signs state budget, calls for special session

That's why the county school district - with help from the Miami-Dade legislative delegation - fought hard this spring to secure in the annual budget a $100,000 study by the Florida Department of Education that would have explored cost-of-living disparities across the state's 67 counties.

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  • Flesh-eating bacteria kills man who swam too soon after getting tattoo
Flesh-eating bacteria kills man who swam too soon after getting tattoo

The unidentified 31-year-old had ignored advice given by his tattoo artists to avoid swimming pools and oceans for two weeks, The Daily Mail reported . The man was given antibiotics, but after 24 hours in the hospital his organs began to fail and he was placed on life support. His body eventually gave in to septic shock and then, complete ki...

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  • Pakistan violates ceasefire in Rajouri, Poonch sectors, Indian troops retaliate
Pakistan violates ceasefire in Rajouri, Poonch sectors, Indian troops retaliate

Indian troops last week said they attacked and damaged Pakistani army posts in Kashmir to prevent what they called infiltration by fighters from the Pakistani side, but Pakistan denied the claim. He said past experience had shown that whenever India sought friendship, Pakistan responded with attacks, like last year's terror strikes on the defence f...

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  • Texas A&M Opens Play at Women's College World Series Against Florida
Texas A&M Opens Play at Women's College World Series Against Florida

Florida was on the board in the first after a Janell Wheaton single knocked in two runners. "There's a reason you're playing in the College World Series". Barnhill said the runs helped her relax. It was the Huskies' third victory in four tries against their Pac-12 rival this season. Junior second baseman Nicole DeWitt, who was third on the team w...

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