• PM vows to speak up for Wales during Brexit process

    PM vows to speak up for Wales during Brexit process

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    But when asked if holding an vote without UK Government agreement was a possibility, Ms Sturgeon said: "I will consider what options I have if I have to get to that point". Mr Murray said: "The SNP must immediately withdraw the threat to impose an illegitimate and divisive referendum". "It means taking the big decisions when they're the right ones for Britain in the long-term".
  • Missing comma helps dairy workers in labor dispute

    Missing comma helps dairy workers in labor dispute

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    Let's not make a federal case of it. In 2014, three truck drivers sued Oakhurst Dairy, seeking more than four years' worth of overtime pay that they had been denied. As a result, the drivers argue that, as employees who fall outside Exemption F, the ME overtime law protects them. Or are both " packing for shipment" and "distribution" exempt? The law was written according to the state's style guide , which says it's fine to leave out the comma before "and" (known to grammar nerds as an ...
  • Woman Miraculously Escapes Raging Mudslide In Peru

    Woman Miraculously Escapes Raging Mudslide In Peru

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    View of a damaged cemetery after rainfall and flood in Trujillo, northern Peru, March 16, 2017. Dramatic video has emerged of a young girl nearly being swept away by a raging mudslide in Peru. President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has for now ruled out declaring a state of emergency and said late on Wednesday that authorities are prepared to provide shelter and relief to those left homeless .
  • Turkish Threat to Scrap EU Refugee Deal Questioned

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    Although Turkish officials have complained that the European Union has not fulfilled its obligations regarding the refugee agreement, there are fears in Berlin that Erdogan might increase the pressure on the chancellor, by once more threatening to scrap the deal.
  • Mosque Destroyed In US Military Air Raid In Syria

    Mosque Destroyed In US Military Air Raid In Syria

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    ISIS had at one point held the area around al-Jineh as part of its push into the northwestern part of Aleppo , but appears to have been expelled. The official added that the number of casualties being reported at the mosque correlates roughly with US assessments of the number of al Qaeda fighters they say they killed in the strike.
  • State senator accused of child prostitution

    State senator accused of child prostitution

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    Shortey had rented the room for one night on March 8, a front-desk manager said. When Shortey was confronted by police at his room, he initially claimed to be alone, but eventually confessed that the teen was with him. It was not immediately clear whether Shortey, a 35-year-old married father of two , was in police custody. Police investigations began shortly after Shortey reserved a room with two beds on March 9, shortly after midnight.
  • Clark: FSU keeps special season alive with first-round win

    Clark: FSU keeps special season alive with first-round win

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    This time around, FGCU has continued that "Dunk City" culture, but in the first half against Florida State, it was the Seminoles' Dwayne Bacon showing off his dunking prowess. The biggest storyline for FSU in the second half was getting to the free-throw line . - FGCU F Demetris Morant had to be helped to the locker room early in the second half with what appeared to be an injury to his right leg.
  • Tillerson shuns all but conservative website on Asia tour

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    Tillerson said on Thursday that he's ready to take on Trump's "challenge" to slash the budget at the State Department. The United States will also reduce spending by attracting funds from other countries and "other sources" to contribute to development aid and disaster assistance, Tillerson said.
  • OPEC's Plan Falls Apart As Price Of Oil Plunges

    OPEC's Plan Falls Apart As Price Of Oil Plunges

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    A surprise output jump from its biggest member, Saudi Arabia, put further pressure on prices. "While output fell last month (based on secondary sources), it is a clear signal that the Saudis do not want to carry the brunt of the OPEC cuts forever", Phil Flynn, a senior market analyst for the PRICE Futures Group, told UPI.
  • Congressman demands to know whether Trump knew Flynn took Russian Federation money

    Congressman demands to know whether Trump knew Flynn took Russian Federation money

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    Cummings said Flynn's acceptance of payments from RT violated the emoluments provision of the U.S. Constitution, which prohibits retired military officers from accepting gifts from foreign powers. The House Oversight Committee also acquired an email dated November 13, 2015, from an official of RT TV-Russia stating, "We will be covering the payment of General Flynn's fee from our London office".