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Separately, the securities fraud division of U.S. Attorney's office in NY is investigating how 21st Century Fox handled the scandal. Said Bloom: "On Friday, we received a return phone call from a couple of attorneys who represent Fox News, and they said that they are indeed going to do an investigation based on Wendy's complaint".
  • United Kingdom foreign minister cancels planned visit to Moscow over Syria's

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    Reuters quoted U.S. Navy Admiral Michelle Howard as saying on April 8 that the strikes had destroyed the means to deliver chemical weapons from that base, and that the U.S. A Syrian man walks past posters of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on a shop front in the capital Damascus on January 3, 2017. Russian Federation has warned that the US missile strikes could have serious consequences for the region.
  • Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry added to National Security Council

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    Trump administration officials reportedly wanted to shrink the NSC's size after its time under Susan Rice, a former national security adviser for President Obama. A White House aide said the reshuffle was not a demotion for Mr Bannon, who used to head up Breitbart News . And Jewish Democratic figures called for Trump to reconsider Bannon's appointment.
  • OSHA: Probe of St. Louis boiler blast could take months

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    Trentham, the only victim to be publicly identified as of Tuesday afternoon, was one of three engineers at the company with up-to-date city licenses required for operating boilers, a spokeswoman for St. The explosion occurred at the Loy Lange Box Company around 7:30 a.m. Monday. Jenkerson says the dead include one person at the box company and two at the laundry.
  • Lewis Hamilton Wins Chinese Grand Prix

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    Ricciardo finished fourth, followed by Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen and Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas in sixth. Sunday's race will see Vettel going all out to cement Ferrari's credentials as genuine title contenders with a second successive win, after his triumph in the season-opening race in Australia.
  • Executions in China said to outpace world despite decline

    Executions in China said to outpace world despite decline

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    Amnesty recorded executions in 23 countries , two fewer than in 2015. In the Middle East and North Africa overall, the number of executions decreased by 28%. This rate of executions is half that of 2007, a third that of 1997. Like Vietnam, the precise number remains a state secret. The number of executions carried out in Georgia nearly doubled compared to the previous year (from 5 to 9); while the figure nearly halved in Texas (from 13 to 7).
  • US Looking at Possible Russian Role in Syrian Chemical Attacks

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    But the USA ambassador to the United Nations , Nikki Haley, suggested that such a process was doomed as long as Assad was in power. In The Sunday Times, Sir Michael said Russian Federation needed to take action to make sure the "needless suffering" of Syrian civilians can be brought to an end.
  • Zuma Says Demonstrations Against Him Showed Racism Is 'Real'

    Zuma Says Demonstrations Against Him Showed Racism Is 'Real'

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    South African President Jacob Zuma has branded protesters calling for his resignation "racists", saying they held placards that were derogatory about black people. Zuma's sacking of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan in a cabinet reshuffle on March 31 has outraged allies and opponents alike, undermined his authority and caused rifts in the ANC, which has governed South Africa since the end of apartheid.