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However, UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash told the BBC on Monday the Post's report was "untrue". A source familiar with the Qatari government's World Cup activities said Qatar is aware the Saudis and others are engaged in such a move but understands Qatar has not yet received the letter.
  • Debate continues over IL school funding formula bill

    Debate continues over IL school funding formula bill

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    Meanwhile, the $36 billion fiscal 2018 budget the Illinois General Assembly enacted last week over Rauner's veto prohibits the flow of state money to schools in the absence of an evidence-based funding model, raising concerns over whether the state will make a looming August payment to the school districts.
  • UAE denies Washington Post report it orchestrated Qatar hack

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    The dispute began in May when Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani was reported to have made statements on the state news agency supporting Iran. "Inciting violence, encouraging radicalization, and undermining the stability of its neighbors", the statement further read . Qatar said in late May that hackers had posted fake remarks by the emir, an explanation rejected by Gulf states.
  • Trump asks Supreme Court to block travel ban ruling

    Trump asks Supreme Court to block travel ban ruling

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    The parties challenging the ban have until noon on Tuesday to respond to the government's request for the Supreme Court to clarify its ruling. It's the latest round in a legal battle that's now stretched almost six months, to the first days of the Trump administration.
  • UK Plans Age Verification For Porn Websites From 2018

    UK Plans Age Verification For Porn Websites From 2018

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    It is estimated one million children access pornography websites each month. Porn sites will be forced to conduct compulsory ID checks in the United Kingdom by April 2018, according to newly announced measures that could see users being forced to hand over their credit card details.
  • Lashkar-e-Taiba militant arrested from Mumbai airport

    Lashkar-e-Taiba militant arrested from Mumbai airport

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    During questioning, he told police that he received money from some people in Mumbai and was the key hawala operator who financially supported members of the sleeper cells through conduits. Khan has been on the run ever since and had managed to hoodwink security agencies. Aftab was accused of sending information about Indian Army movement to the ISI and also being in touch with an officer in Pakistan High Commission in Delhi.
  • Bihar crisis: Nitish, Lalu call separate meetings with lawmakers

    Bihar crisis: Nitish, Lalu call separate meetings with lawmakers

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    Tyagi also reacted to Lalu Yadav's statement in which he said that Tejashwi would present his facts only before investigating agencies by saying, "The CM does deserve an explanation from his deputy". "We love to work with the BJP". He also said that an important part of the Mahagatbandhan JD (U) will be voting for the BJP presidential candidate tomorrow but people of Bihar are politically aware and can not be fooled easily.
  • Longmont weather: Highs in the 80s and showers over the weekend

    Longmont weather: Highs in the 80s and showers over the weekend

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    There will be a chance of showers and thunderstorms. West wind 10 to 15 miles per hour becoming light in the evening. Tuesday night will be mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 96. All weekend, you'll see sunny skies. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
  • White House Kicks Off Made in America Week

    White House Kicks Off Made in America Week

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    Campbell Soup Co . is representing New Jersey on Monday at a "Made in America" product showcase at the White House. Mr. Spicer said it would be "inappropriate" for him to discuss Trump companies, but he said in some cases, "there are certain supply chains or scalability that may not be available in this country".
  • Unbelievable video shows dog rescuing baby deer

    Unbelievable video shows dog rescuing baby deer

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    As soon as the fawn reached the shore, Storm followed it, laying down next to the baby deer. "And then he started nudging it, and started pulling it to make sure she was going to be OK, I guess", Freeley told CBS New York . Two other good Samaritans jumped in and brought the deer back to shore a second time, this time getting it to a rescue group. He credited the hard part to his partner Erica Kutzing.
  • Afghan forces recapture Nawa district from Taliban in Helmand

    Afghan forces recapture Nawa district from Taliban in Helmand

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    Nawa district collapsed nine months ago to the Taliban. The Taliban did not immediately comment on reports of the district's fall. With Nawa in enemy hands, civilian aircraft were unable to land at Bost, the airfield outside of Lashkar Gah, and the security of the city, a civilian population center, was in greater jeopardy.