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Pompeo cancels sanctions waivers, looks to bring Iranian oil exports to "zero"

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced at a press briefing Monday morning that the U.S. will no longer grant sanctions waivers to any country importing Iranian oil, in what marks the latest escalation of the administration's maximum pressure campaign on Tehran. Pompeo said that the Trump administr

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Sri Lanka’s decision to block social media after the bombings sets an alarming precedent

EXPLOSIONS IN Sri Lanka killed at least 290 people and injured more than 500 on Sunday, an unconscionable attack on Christian worshipers on their most sacred day. The story behind the tragedy is still murky, but officials have taken one drastic step to prevent false tales from spreading: They shut d

WASHINGTON POST

American killed in Sri Lanka attacks remembered as ‘big-hearted’

The first American named as a Sri Lanka terror attack victim was hailed as “big-hearted and full-spirited” Monday in a moving tribute by his boss. Dieter Kowalski, 40, had checked into the Cinnamon Grand Colombo on Sunday just hours before it was one of three hotels targeted by suicide bombers who k

NEW YORK POST

Japan sees limited impact from U.S. decision on Iran sanctions: minister

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan expects a limited impact from a U.S. decision to force buyers of Iranian crude oil to stop purchases from next month, trade and industry minister Hiroshige Seko said on Tuesday.

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Billionaire fashion CEO Anders Holch Povlsen says 3 of his 4 children died in the Sri Lanka bombings

Three children of billionaire Anders Holch Povlsen died in the Easter bombings in Sri Lanka on Sunday. The attacks left 290 people dead and wounded about 500. The billionaire fashion CEO, who is Denmark's richest man, confirmed the news via a spokesperson to outlets on Monday.

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Politics News

Nearly half of young Americans say climate change is a "crisis" requiring "urgent action"

Nearly 50 percent of young Americans believe climate change is creating a "crisis" that warrants "urgent action." A national poll by the Harvard Institute of Politics of young adults between the ages of 18 and 29 found that 45 percent of young Americans — including 50 percent of those likely to vote

CBS NEWS - 2019-04-22 21:33:00

Poll: Trump approval sinks 5 points after Mueller report, tying all-time low

Despite the slide to 39 percent, there is little support for using impeachment to remove the president. President Donald Trump’s approval rating has dropped 5 points, equaling his presidency’s low-water mark, since last week’s release of the special counsel report into the 2016 election, according t

POLITICO - 2019-04-22 21:22:00

After Sri Lanka bombings, houses of worship on high alert

The bombings in Sri Lanka are unfortunate reminders that from a security standpoint, houses of worship are soft targets. They welcome the young and old as places refuge and faith.

FOX NEWS - 2019-04-22 21:19:25

Russian officials welcome comedian's win in Ukraine

Russian leaders on Monday welcomed the election of Volodymyr Zelensky, the comedian who swept to victory in Ukraine’s presidential elections on Sunday, as thoughts turned to what the new president will mean for the region’s five-year conflict that remains a major flashpoint between Moscow and Wester

ABC NEWS - 2019-04-22 20:42:00

Most illegal immigrants in US receive government benefits, costing taxpayers billions: experts

This week, the U.S. Supreme Court considers whether to count self-identified illegal immigrants in the 2020 census. Cities worry adding the citizenship question could undercount 6.5 million people. Their argument, however, isn't just about political power but billions of dollars in federal funds sta

FOX NEWS - 2019-04-22 19:31:43
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Business News

Bath County sees ‎business‏ activity

BATH COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ7) While the view in Hot Springs in dominated by the Homestead’s tower, there’s more to business in Bath County these days. The Speyside Bourbon Stave Mill in Millboro announced a $114,000 expansion, the Omni/Homestead revealed plans to restore the Jefferson Baths by next summe

WDBJ7.COM - 2019-04-22 22:31:00

‎Business‏ enters next generation

HUNTINGDON — A risk Dennis Cisney Sr. took many years ago has paid off. This year, the business started by Cisney and his partner, Richard O’Donnell — Cisney and O’Donnell, Inc. — is marking 50 years in business.

ALTOONA MIRROR - 2019-04-21 06:17:36

‎Business‏ Briefs

A new American Cancer Society initiative aims to bring businesses and their customers together in the common goal of fighting cancer. Together vs. Cancer convenes companies across the country to make it easier for customers to donate while they’re shopping and doing business every day.

SOUTHWEST TIMES RECORD - 2019-04-21 05:01:00

Local ‎Business‏ Helps Wounded Veterans

One local business is taking advantage of the 4/20 holiday by helping those in need. “So this year we chose to donate to the wounded warriors,” Co-owner Tessa Ford said. Co-owner of New Beginnings CBD Dispensary Tessa Ford says that today is more than just a celebration of the cannabis plant.

WEVV.COM - 2019-04-21 03:38:48

Modi woos ‎business‏ community

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday promised traders Rs 5 million (Dh264,667) loan without any collateral, credit card facility and a pension scheme for small shopkeepers as he made a strong re-election pitch to the business community.

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Technology News

GCCC to hold automotive ‎technology‏ open house

The Garden City Community College automotive technology program will hold an open house Friday to give local residents a chance to meet instructors and learn about the new cohort-style organizational structure of the program.

GARDEN CITY TELEGRAM - 2019-04-22 21:51:00

OmniActive Granted European Patent for OmniBead ‎Technology‏

Morristown, NJ—OmniActive Health Technologies has been granted a patent for its OmniBead technology platform by the European Patent office (number EP3110262B1), according to a press release.

WHOLEFOODSMAGAZINE.COM - 2019-04-22 19:08:53

Dalton : Joint replacement ‎technology‏ seminar

Berkshire Health Associates and Berkshire Orthopaedic Associates will present a free seminar on the latest technological advancement in joint replacement from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 25, at Sugar Hill Assisted Living Community, 45 Main St.

BERKSHIRE EAGLE - 2019-04-22 15:45:26

Sustainable ‎technology‏ and hacking the future

For those terrified that the younger generation is wasting away its youth with video games, a Trendwatching study in 2013 tartly observed that women over 55 were spending more time playing online than men aged 15-24. At the same time, the underlying games being played shared one characteristic –they

TIMES OF MALTA - 2019-04-21 07:21:36

‎Technology‏

When we think about keeping our family safe online, the conversation usually focuses on the content on the screens of their favorite devices. Is what they are watching appropriate? What.

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Entertainment News

South Side provides Easter ‎entertainment‏

South Side Church of Christ held an Easter egg hunt on Saturday, April 20. In addition to the hunt, they had several inflatables outside for children to enjoy as parents and guardians kept an eye on them. The weather was a little chilly with rain. The adults were huddling in their coats enjoying the

RECORD-HERALD - 2019-04-22 19:31:01

Fair getting social for ‎entertainment‏ options

ELDON — People may just be settling in for spring, but the Wapello County Fair is just around the corner. They’re using social media to ask for people’s help in selecting one of the acts for this summer’s entertainment.

OTTUMWA COURIER - 2019-04-22 13:35:00

Natchez Trace Festival Saturday ‎entertainment‏ schedule

The entertainment lineup has been set for the 50th annual Natchez Trace Festival. 1:30 pm: Tim Johnson (Elvis) The stage will once again be set-up on the northern lawn of the Attala County Courthouse.

BREEZYNEWS.COM - 2019-04-22 10:55:23

Showcase : Local ‎entertainment‏

Schedule of local entertainment in the Journal area. “A Simple Sanctuary,” Blue Gate Theatre, Shipshewana, Ind.; from $38.95. 8 p.m., Shipshewana Event Center, Shipshewana, Ind.; tickets from $19.95.

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‎Entertainment‏

WARSAW — Local musician and America’s Got Talent hopeful Mark Allen has released a cover of one of pop music’s catchiest songs. Mark Allen, 50, a local singer, songwriter and guitarist has been clearing hurdles in the auditioning process for America’s Got Talent, a popular television talent show. …

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Sports News

Ferrari 335 Sport Wins Mille Miglia Award

The 1957 Ferrari 355 Sport (chassis 0674) owned by Cavallino Investments of Cortland, Ohio was awarded the Spirit of the 1000 Miglia trophy at the 2019 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance. The Ferrari also won Best of Show Concours de Sport at the 24th annual event.

SPORTSCARDIGEST.COM - 2019-04-22 13:00:34

Gran Turismo Sport

Download the Best GTPlanet Liveries in Gran Turismo Sport. Gran Turismo Sport 37 April 20, 2019 by Jordan Greer. GTPlanet’s forums are home to a bustling community of GT Sport Livery Editor artists, and staff member “Cytoria” regularly hosts competitions for creators of all skill levels.

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Nissan Micra N-Sport vs SEAT Ibiza FR Sport vs Suzuki Swift Sport

Superminis have been topping sales charts in Britain for decades, and with good reason: they offer a brilliant balance between the most important features buyers look for in a new model at this price point.

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Retro Sport Fashion

– Photography by Darren Hull Styling by Kim Appelt Story by Lia Crowe. Story courtesy of Boulevard Magazine, a Black Press Media publication. Like Boulevard Magazine on Facebook and follow them on Instagram.

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Empowering Girls Through Sport

Sports is being increasingly used as a tool for empowering girls around the world, helping challenge gender norms on and off the field. Studies have found that promoting sports among girls can not only help improve their physical health, but also build self-esteem, courage, and leadership.

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Health News

Bellows Falls lifts bedbug ‎health‏ order

BELLOWS FALLS — The Rockingham Select Board has lifted the health order against a Williams Street apartment house after the owner provided the town with "sworn testimony" the house had been treated for bedbugs.

BRATTLEBORO REFORMER - 2019-04-23 00:00:29

Affordable ‎health‏ screenings coming to Rome

Residents living in and around the Rome can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and other chronic, serious conditions with affordable screenings by Life Line Screening.

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2019-04-22 20:00:00

Veterans ‎health‏ fair , walk May 15

The Aleda E. Lutz VA invites veterans and their family members to the annual VA Health Fair and VA2K Walk on Wednesday, May 15 to support the homeless veterans program. The Health Fair will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Aleda E. Lutz VA Medical Center, 1500 Weiss St., Saginaw. Activities will occ

MIDLAND DAILY NEWS - 2019-04-22 11:37:34

adolescent ‎health‏

The promise and limitations of cash transfers to adolescent females. The complex factors involved in family fertility decisions. Preference for large families continues to be a major factor determining levels of fertility in Sub-Saharan Africa. Recent data from DHS demonstrate reasons why men and wo

WORLD BANK BLOGS - 2019-04-22 11:24:48

For the love of ‎health‏ , people

MANDEVILLE, Manchester - Guests at Three Angels Pharmacy's annual Customer Appreciation Day on Thursday, March 28 were treated to giveaways, product sampling from different companies, presentations on health and wellness, and free medical care — including dental cleaning, checking of blood pressure,

JAMAICA OBSERVER - 2019-04-22 11:14:08
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