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Storms to begin, end your Thursday

Storms to begin, end your Thursday

The Omaha area now is at a slight risk for severe weather tonight, she said. A few storms are possible in northwestern Oklahoma late this afternoon and evening. Scattered storms should form by mid-afternoon across these areas, with large-scale lift aided by an approaching mid-level trough over Montana. Temperatures Thursday will rise into the low- to mid-80s, but high humidity values will make it feel more like it's in the low-90s. Read More

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Arizona avoids elimination with 6-5 win over Delaware in 12

Arizona avoids elimination with 6-5 win over Delaware in 12

Sunday. A day after both of their college teams fell to lower seeds, they bounced back in their respective NCAA Division I tourney regionals. Coming into the game, Garnder only had two home runs on the season. An RBI single from Fregia in the first inning scored Riley McKnight and gave the Bearkats an early 1-0 lead, but it was the second inning when Sam Houston really took control. Read More

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Ariana Grande visits injured fans in Manchester ahead of charity concert

Worldwide has confirmed that audiences in countries including Ireland, Australia, China, Brazil, USA, Mexico, Italy and New Zealand will be able to tune into the star-studded charity event thanks to the global simulcast. According to Deadline , BBC One is airing the event in the United Kingdom and deals are being made in over 50 countries, including Brazil, Germany, China, Australia, Italy, Mexico and Sweden, to transmit the concert. Read More

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Getting best out of Messi is Sampaoli's job

Getting best out of Messi is Sampaoli's job

Rumours had swirled that Sampaoli would be taking the job after Edgardo Bauza was sacked in April with less than a year in the role. The manager has coached several teams in Ecuador, Peru and Chile, but never a top-league Argentine side. Barcelona star Messi remains Argentina's star man but Dybala, who has produced some excellent performances for Juventus this season, is widely expected to succeed the 29-year-old to become his country's leading player. Read More

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Trudeau seeks papal apology over Canada school abuse

Trudeau seeks papal apology over Canada school abuse

Over a breakfast with journalists on Monday, Archbishop Richard Smith said he has advised the pope to consider Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's request for the Vatican to issue a formal apology to Canada's Indigenous peoples. Perry Bellegarde, the National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations, agreed that it would mean a lot to residential school survivors to hear an apology from the head of the Catholic church, especially if it was offered Canada. Read More

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CBSE XII results: Some elated, a few disappointed

CBSE XII results: Some elated, a few disappointed

Most schools recorded a pass percentage of around 99 per cent, well above the national figure of 82 per cent, which has dropped a notch since past year. The CBSE UGC NET Results 2017 have been delayed by around three months this year. In the 2nd phase 65 principals, trained counsellors, special educators from CBSE affiliated government and private schools and few psychologists will be available for tele-counselling. Read More

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Judge tosses life sentences for DC sniper Malvo

Judge tosses life sentences for DC sniper Malvo

In October 2002, 10 people were killed and three others shot in incidents around the Washington region attributed to Malvo and his older accomplice and mentor, John Allen Muhammad . Prosecutors sought the death penalty for Malvo as well, for the slaying in Fairfax of Linda Franklin outside a Home Depot in the Falls Church area. Read More

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Purr-Fect Job For Cat Lovers Is Available

Purr-Fect Job For Cat Lovers Is Available

Does cattitude come naturally to you? If you're looking to change careers, like cats and aren't averse to moving to Ireland - who'd be averse to moving to Ireland? - have we got a job opportunity for you. But if you're still dying to cuddle cats and kittens, you're in luck. Oh, and you'll also need a qualification recognised by the veterinary council of Ireland . Read More

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23 million more uninsured with GOP health bill, analysts say

CBO doomed the passage of the first House health care bill back in March when they stated, in their report , that 24 million people would lose their coverage by 2026 under that plan. In some areas of the country, people with pre-existing medical conditions and others who were seriously ill "would ultimately be unable to purchase" robust coverage at premiums comparable to today's prices, "if they could purchase at all", the report said . Read More

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DOL Says No More Fiduciary Rule Delays

DOL Says No More Fiduciary Rule Delays

Parts of the rule were supposed to take effect April 10, but the Labor Department delayed that for 60 days to conduct the review . Calling the fiduciary rule a "controversial regulation", Acosta said that while courts have upheld the rule as consistent with Congress' delegated authority, it may not align with Trump's "deregulatory goals". Read More

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Law Enforcement Memorial Honors Sacrifice of Fallen Officers, Surviving Families

Nationwide, though, law enforcement has grown increasingly unsafe, with more than 750 officers killed in the line of duty since 2011. "Believe me, we stand strong together". With this year's additions, there are now 21,183 names engraved on the memorial. The annual ceremony honors law enforcement professionals that gave their lives in the line of duty, like the 17 police officers or sheriff's deputies from Racine County. Read More

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Vodacom to Acquire Vodafone's 35% Stake in Kenya's Safaricom

Vodacom to Acquire Vodafone's 35% Stake in Kenya's Safaricom

Vodacom, which is 65 percent owned by Vodafone , said subscribers increased by 8.6 percent to 37.1 million in South Africa, while customers in its global markets rose by 2.5 million for the year ended March 31. As this is a related-party transaction, Vodafone , which now owns 65% of Vodacom, is precluded from voting on this at this meeting. The company however is under pressure from lawmakers and regulators who are debating whether it has a dominant position in the market. Read More

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Know All About How Mother's Day Was Founded

Know All About How Mother's Day Was Founded

Make a resolution that you will not just be physically near your mother often but actually be with her and there for her. If you have a phone, or she does, take a selfie with the two of you so she can show it off to her friends. All this would have the mother of Mother's Day tearing at her clothes in frustration. WHNT News 19 wishes a Happy Mother's Day to all moms, and those who serve as mothers to children. Read More

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