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Senators Seek Renaming Of Rochester Station After Rep. Slaughter

Senators Seek Renaming Of Rochester Station After Rep. Slaughter

New York's two USA senators on Saturday called on Amtrak to name Rochester's new train station after the late Rep. Louise M. Slaughter. Schumer and Gillibrand say that Slaughter "busted through every bureaucratic hurdle and was exclusively responsible for securing the necessary federal funding for a train station that will strengthen Rochester's economy and help residents travel more safely and reliably throughout the region". Consulte Mais Informação

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Rússia vai expulsar diplomatas britânicos após anúncio de sanções do Reino Unido

Rússia vai expulsar diplomatas britânicos após anúncio de sanções do Reino Unido

Na quinta, ele já tinha dito que o presidente Vladimir Putin, atualmente em campanha eleitoral para a disputa presidencial de domingo, terá a última palavra sobre a intensidade da resposta russa. Contactado pela AFP, um representante da embaixada britânica em Moscou informou que uma resposta a estas decisões está sendo preparada. Este crime também foi imputado a Moscou por Londres. Consulte Mais Informação

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U.S. doctors indicted in opioid prescription bribery scheme

U.S. doctors indicted in opioid prescription bribery scheme

Insys agreed a year ago to pay a $4.5 million fine after being accused of deceptive marketing to promote its "Subsys" fentanyl spray. On Friday he was named an unindicted co-conspirator with the doctors. Sometimes doctors allegedly just charged a few takeout dinners. They earned kickbacks ranging from $68,000 and $308,000 and were among the top 20 prescribers of Subsys nationwide at some point during the scheme, prosecutors said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Who Is Alex Lovell? Man Survives Samurai Sword Attack By Angry Girlfriend

Who Is Alex Lovell? Man Survives Samurai Sword Attack By Angry Girlfriend

Lovell recently told the newspaper that he would have no time to cheat on his girlfriend because he was spending 12 to 13 hours a day training and playing " PlayerUnknown's Battleground ", a popular online multiplayer game. "I didn't freeze. The Wing Chun came out", he said. "I saw the look in her eyes, and it scared the living poop out of me", he told the Oregonian/Oregonlive on Wednesday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mamata Banerjee, Pawan Chamling bury hatchet; to focus on mutual development

Mamata Banerjee, Pawan Chamling bury hatchet; to focus on mutual development

The meeting of the chief ministers marked an end to a breach of relations after Chamling openly declared his support for a separate state of Gorkhaland previous year. "I will not comment on this", quipped Banerjee when asked if Gurung would be arrested since his plea for protection has been dismissed. People, tourists from our state, love Sikkim and prefer to go there. Consulte Mais Informação

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Chinese legislature decides on premier, elects director of national supervisory commission

Chinese legislature decides on premier, elects director of national supervisory commission

Li (63), a second ranking leader in the ruling Communist Party of China (CPC), has completed the first five-year tenure along with Xi who is now regarded as the "core" leader of the party placed along with party founder Mao Zedong. According to media sources, the legislature also approved the appointment of a director for a new anti-corruption agency. Xu Qiliang and Zhang Youxia were endorsed as vice chairpersons of the Central Military Commission (CMC) of the People's Republic of China, and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Barack Obama Reveals His 2018 NCAA Tournament Winners

Barack Obama Reveals His 2018 NCAA Tournament Winners

Nevertheless, the Spartans will hope Obama's prediction represents a good omen, as a year ago he successfully picked the North Carolina Tar Heels as the winners of the men's tournament. While there's no formula, there are a few characteristics to look for in lower seeds when you're filling out your bracket . The former president's picks were also posted Wednesday on the Obama Foundation's website . Consulte Mais Informação

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High winds batter Sunderland as 'Mini Beast from the East' arrives

High winds batter Sunderland as 'Mini Beast from the East' arrives

The online snow tracker uses crowd-sourcing to create an up-to-the-minute map of exactly where it is snow in the United Kingdom at any given moment. Do you know what to do if you see someone sleeping out in the cold? Flight passengers at a number of airports have been advised to check with their airline for the latest flight information, while drivers are warned to take care. Consulte Mais Informação

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Britain and Russian Federation trade blame over poisoning of former spy

Britain and Russian Federation trade blame over poisoning of former spy

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Britain has evidence that Russian Federation has been stockpiling nerve agents like the one used against Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia . Escalating a crisis in relations, Russian Federation said it was also shutting down the activities of the British Council, which fosters cultural links between the two countries, and Britain's consulate-general in St. Consulte Mais Informação

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US Negotiating 'Supplement' To Iran Nuclear Deal With European Allies

US Negotiating 'Supplement' To Iran Nuclear Deal With European Allies

The 2015 accord between Iran and the United States, Russia , China , France, Britain and Germany curtailed Iran's nuclear activities in exchange for sanctions relief. "What the president said on January 12 is that we much reach a supplemental agreement with the European allies in three specific areas", he said. Tehran, however, has repeatedly said it will not renegotiate the nuclear deal. Consulte Mais Informação

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