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Gender pay gap in Trump's White House worse than national average

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The information used in the analysis came from the White House's annual report to Congress, which was released Friday and contains payroll information for White House staffers. This year's reveals that 22 people earn the US$179,700 (NZ$246,119) maximum salary, including chief strategist Steven Bannon and senior counsellor Kellyanne Conway. Read More »

Delhi University: Without outsider mix, culture curry to be bland

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BJP sources said the leadership is unhappy with MP Pravesh Verma pressing for reservation. "Mr Tiwari was also discussing the reservation issue with the party's central leadership and other senior party functionaries", they said. He had met Sisodia, Union HRD minister and the Vice Chancellor past year with a memorandum demanding reservation for Delhi students. DU was created by an Act of Parliament and all Acts and statutes of the university are reported in Parliament and approved by the ... Read More »

Suspect arrested, ID'd in Pennsylvania road rage killing

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David Desper of Trainer, Pa., turned himself in at 2 a.m. and was arraigned on first-degree murder, along with other charges in Roberson's death, according to ABC 6 News . Police theorize that after the shooting, the suspect fled along the shoulder of Route 100 at a high rate of speed, exiting at Paoli Pike and eventually taking Route 352 south into Delaware County. Read More »

NJ Lawmakers Work on Budget after Government Shutdown

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Those Democrats are willing to support the Horizon legislation in exchange for Christie's assurance that he'll sign a budget that includes an extra $350 million for their party's priorities. "The governor laid out his expectation", Oroho said, "but did offer for the (Assembly Democrats) to provide a significant policy change idea that would control future taxes in exchange for the Horizon changes". Read More »

Serge Ibaka Signs Three-Year Deal To Stay With Raptors

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He returned for the final four regular-season games, but had little time to gel with newcomers Ibaka and P.J. Tucker, who were acquired at February's trade deadline to boost Toronto's chances at capturing the Eastern Conference title. "I'm sad that may people will have read a rumor and will have made a false assumption that can last forever, while they maybe will not read what I'm writing now". Read More »

Arrest made in connection with disappearance of visiting University of Illinois Scholar

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Zhang , who traveled from China to the school's campus in April, was last seen entering a black Saturn Astra on the college campus, and University police released a video of her getting into the vehicle. She said 10 to 15 police officers, carrying guns and leading dogs, stormed into the first-floor apartment, and took away the suspect. Christensen claimed he had let her out of his vehicle "just a few blocks away". Read More »

Trump Once Again Scrambles GOP's Efforts to Repeal and Replace Obamacare

Paul asserted that most of his Senate colleagues think the current replacement plan is simply replacing Obamacare with "Obamacare-lite". Conservatives said they opposed the idea, along with the chairmen of Congress' two tax-writing committees: Senate Finance chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, and House Ways and Means chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas. Read More »

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for Waterloo Region

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With the high humidity heat index values will be near or over 100 degrees. The watch is in effect until 9 p.m. for these counties: Albany, Broome, Chenango, Columbia, Delaware, Dutchess, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Herkimer, Madison, Montgomery, Oneida, Otsego, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren and Washington. Read More »

Severe weather still a possibility today

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High temperatures should be around 80. Monday is expected to be mostly sunny with a high of 84 degrees. Cloudy, with a low around 71. The holiday weekend typical summertime weather is in the forecast with scattered showers and storms in the afternoon. Read More »

Trump sending Feds to help fight 'crime and killings in Chicago'

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It felt like old times on Friday morning as President Donald Trump tweeted about Chicago violence, although there was at least some tangible action to accompany this one. "We've directed our USA attorneys to prosecute these gun cases aggressively", he told Fox News. According to a report by the Sun-Times' Frank Main , the strike force will bring in 20 extra Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agents deployed to the city. Read More »

IDF responds to Syrian shell landing in Golan Heights

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Earlier, the Israeli army had announced in a statement that "an errant projectile fired from Syria had hit an open area in the northern Golan Heights", noting that the round was "a result of internal fighting in Syria". Israel's strike was in the village of Samadanieh al Sharqiyah in Quneitra province, close to territory where rebels have been engaged in heavy clashes with the Syrian army for the last week, Lebanese broadcaster al Mayadeen and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. Read More »

India concerned over China's construction work, Beijing says neighbour's troops trespassed

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Beijing has warned India and U.S. against adventuring in the South China Sea besides criticising the Indian Army chief's assertion that India is ready for war on two-and-half fronts. However, the Indian security personnel, who were present in the area, in consultation with the Bhutanese government urged the Chinese construction party to desist from "changing the status quo ", the MEA said in a statement. Read More »

Marinas Menu: OSCAR MAYER Announces New Wienerfleet Vehicles

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The WienerCycle and WienerDrone will join the iconic Wienermobile , WienerRover, and WienerMini to ensure hot dog fans everywhere have a chance to try the new Oscar Mayer Hot Dogs - now with no added nitrates or nitrites (except those naturally occurring in celery juice), and no artificial preservatives in their meat. Read More »

Republican state AGs threaten lawsuit if Trump doesn't end DACA

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday, using the acronym for the program. Trump campaigned on a promise to stop the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, but he hasn't done so yet ― although his administration has officially rescinded a similar program meant to protect undocumented parents of USA citizens and lawful permanent residents. Read More »

Rains leave, temps rise into the holiday weekend

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The big weather story is the chance to dry out after early morning showers/storms until another disturbance brings on and off showers and storms Sunday night through the 4th of July. However, if we get a break, showers and thunderstorms are likely to form. Our milder spell is behind us and, while not quite a heat wave, near to above normal temperatures are in our future through the weekend and holiday. Read More »

Kansas will not provide social security numbers to voter fraud panel

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Pennsylvania's Democratic governor says he's not going to cooperate with a presidential commission looking into voting fraud, but the Trump administration can purchase publicly available voter lists. The information can be obtained free, if a computer disc is provided, from the state elections board. It also asks how the commission can help with information technology security and vulnerabilities, a growing concern after reports of widespread Russian efforts to hack into US election systems ... Read More »

Machine learning comes to Tour de France

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Evans won the prestigious event on his seventh attempt. Porte out-rode Froome during the Criterium du Dauphine, often seen as a barometer of form going into the Tour. They were so limited in fact, that even speaking on the eve of the 2016 season 18 months ago, he told this newspaper that he would be leaving the powerful British squad at the end of the year in an effort to carve out more opportunities for himself. Read More »

U.S. woman 'shot boyfriend dead in YouTube stunt gone wrong'

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A med helicopter was called in as first responders performed chest compressions on Ruiz, but he was pronounced dead at the scene. Perez is a vlogger with a YouTube channel with small following - just over 300 people - devoted to "the real life of a young couple who happen to be teen parents". Read More »

Australia's population is getting older - results of 2016 Census revealed

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Now we can start to dig into the data that defines a nation. Australia's estimated population at December 31 was 24.4 million. Australians are finding it more hard than ever to own a home with record lows not seen since the 1950s. "This means that while Sydney's population is continuing to grow, affordability pressures mean that the number of dwellings to service this increased population is struggling to keep up, as more people are living in each dwelling". Read More »

Britain to fund abortions for Northern Ireland women

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Northern Irish women who want an abortion now have to travel to England, Wales or Scotland for treatment, and to pay for the procedure, despite paying United Kingdom taxes, which contribute to the NHS. If a Northern Irish woman has an abortion in Britain, she has to pay several hundred pounds. The decision may yet be appealed, but whatever the outcome it will do nothing for the vast majority of women who do not have a diagnosis of a fatal foetal anomaly or who have not been sexually abused - ... Read More »

G20 leaders to discuss terrorism separately at Hamburg summit

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Later on Thursday, she was due to meet Spain's Mariano Rajoy, France's Emmanuel Macron , Italy's Paolo Gentiloni, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte and Norway's Erna Solberg, as well as European Union leaders Jean-Claude Juncker and Donald Tusk, also in preparation for the summit. Read More »

Final Grenfell death toll only by year-end

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Sir Martin Moore-Bick, who has retired from the Court of Appeal, will lead the inquiry with his appointment expected to be announced officially on Thursday. Little Leena Belkadi and her eight-year-old sister Malak Belkadi both died from inhalation of fire fumes, Westminster Coroner's Court was told. However, "because overall the samples of cladding failed the test", the council has hired a contractor who visited all three blocks today to assess how quickly it can be removed. Read More »

The White House War Against Mainstream Media Heats Up

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It'd also be just a little more believable if the media weren't devoting exponentially more on-air time to shamelessly lying about covering Trump than reporting on literally any other topic in the world . "The White House is not bound by any law or anything in the Constitution to have press briefings". Mason said the White House press corps is "not satisfied" with the White House putting a halt on their daily, on-camera briefings. Read More »