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The recall comes after lab evidence identified CRF's processing plant in Washington state as the cause of an outbreak of listeria , which has so far affected eight people in the U.S. The Centers for Disease and Control and Prevention ( CDC ) published an advice sheet for consumers, which includes a guide for disposing of the products.
  • Total Delegate Count For Republicans, Democrats Ahead Of Indiana Primary Results

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    But 58 percent of likely Republican primary voters in IN say they disapprove of Cruz and Kasich teaming up to beat Trump in the Hoosier State, while 34 percent say they approve of the move. On the eve of Indiana's primary, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are looking past their struggling rivals and directly at each other, previewing the caustic one-on-one race that seems inevitable if they sew up the Republican and Democratic presidential nominations.
  • National Day of Prayer to be observed May 5

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    The National Day of Prayer, is celebrated the first Thursday of every May as a way to come together as a nation to worship God and offer prayers for the nation. "We will be having a little theme and litany regarding ascension day of our Lord Jesus Christ, and the point of the ascension, the ascension dimension of prayer is that we pray to Christ who is seated on the throne of heaven and rules the cosmos".
  • GTA 6 to be Affected by GTA Online Success

    GTA 6 to be Affected by GTA Online Success

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    Rockstar Games has continued to support GTA Online since its release in 2013 [Image via Rockstar Games] After looking at the ongoing success and popularity that GTA Online has brought to the already renowned franchise, it is easy to understand why Rockstar Games is taking special care to ensure that the game receives proper care without the need for more regular maintenance periods.
  • TMZ: Prince treated for drug overdose after emergency landing last week

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    Independent.ie reports that fans have begun to flood outside Paisley Park to mourn Prince and to pay their respects to the man and his music. The full transcript is available here. Appearing for less than five minutes at that party, Prince played Chopsticks on a purple Yamaha piano and showed off a new purple guitar, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reported.
  • Current GOP Delegate Count: Trump Looks to Widen Lead

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    NY is one of only 11 states with this system. Under state GOP rules, the list of applicants for delegate slots is forwarded ahead of time to the presidential candidate who won that congressional district. Each district will have a mini convention before the end of May at which the state committeemen and women elected last September by state assembly district will vote .
  • Who Will Be Eliminated from The Voice 2016 Top 12?

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    Nick Hagelin of Team Christina covered Blake's " Mine Would Be You ". "Dude, you're from Nebraska and you are like killing it and you are inspiring so many people when they watch your willingness to dream". "You are just so far beyond the real deal", Levine said. It's very heartfelt, so much so that I'm not sure if the break in her voice following a big note is accidental or not - and I don't care.
  • Verizon Employees Still on Strike

    Verizon Employees Still on Strike

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    The fiber optic cable would require extensive installation all over the country, but after fulfilling its initial pledge of serving 18 million homes, the company has stalled on moving forward with making Fios available in cities, where installation would be even more elaborate.
  • Ted Cruz wins Wyoming nominating contest as he closes gap on Trump

    Ted Cruz wins Wyoming nominating contest as he closes gap on Trump

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    Trump largely bypassing the state. Dooley, in a late-night email blast, claimed Cruz's forces "systematically" kept Trump supporters off the delegate slates in Georgia. Skaggs has been a delegate to several other Republican conventions. In 2012, the list included Secretary of State Brian Kemp, Attorney General Sam Olens, House Speaker David Ralston, prominent tea party leader Julianne Thompson and Gov.
  • Board approves Leslie Van Houten, Manson family member, for parole in California

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    The ruling will be reviewed by the parole board's legal team. The couple was killed a day after other so-called " Manson family " members murdered actress Sharon Tate, pregnant wife of director Roman Polanski , and four others. The decision will now go to the Board of Parole Hearings for administrative review. Van Houten's attorney, Rich Pfeiffer, has said his client was long overdue for release, listing her accomplishments behind bars: earning bachelor's and master's degrees, running ...
  • Snapchat Overtakes Instagram as 'Most Important Social Network' Among Teens

    Snapchat Overtakes Instagram as 'Most Important Social Network' Among Teens

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    A number of studies conducted over the last few years have been suggesting that teens prefer image and video-based content than pure text, hence why Facebook is investing a lot to adapt to the new era, with VR integration and Live Video. Although social networks such as Facebook offer the same opportunity to socialize, messaging apps are more intimate and remove the stress of having to think about the effect of broadcasting your personality to the entire internet.
  • Ivanka Trump: NY Has 'One Of The Most Onerous' Registration Rules

    Ivanka Trump: NY Has 'One Of The Most Onerous' Registration Rules

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    Trump has won a total of 100 delegates in primaries and caucuses in these states. Eric Trump , 32, and Ivanka Trump , 34, missed the deadline for registering as Republicans to vote in next week's NY primary. "He is not a mobster". Specifically, Trump seems to be referring to his loss in Colorado where his campaign was plagued by chaos and errors. Cory Gardner of Colorado to tweet on Monday night: "Elections are won by those who show up".
  • Nokia To Begin Planned Layoffs After Acquisition Of Alcatel-Lucent

    Nokia To Begin Planned Layoffs After Acquisition Of Alcatel-Lucent

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    Finland's Nokia launched a job cutting programme on Wednesday following its acquisition of France's Alcatel-Lucent, but did not say how many positions it was planning to axe. Nokia (NYSE:NOK) says that it is launching actions to reduce company personnel globally, targeting Euro 900 million of cost synergies by 2018 related to its purchase of Alcatel-Lucent.
  • Wisconsin Primary Looms Large

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    Bernie Sanders and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in a close race in Wisconsin. Met with a lot of people last week - all good people. He's the candidate who stands by his campaign manager charged with battery against a reporter.
  • Poll Should the Denver Broncos trade for Colin Kaepernick?

    Poll Should the Denver Broncos trade for Colin Kaepernick?

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    Most likely , though, the Broncos will have to pick up more than $7 million. Kaepernick was benched by the 49ers midway through last season, before being placed on the season-ending injured reserve. Contract terms remain a major hurdle. However, the Broncos have less than $2 million in cap space available to pay for his services. They can also cut ties with Clady altogether, a move that would shave $8.9 million off their 2016 cap figure, now that they've signed Russell Okung to play left ...
  • New poll shows Clinton leading Sanders & Cruz ahead of Trump in

    New poll shows Clinton leading Sanders & Cruz ahead of Trump in

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    Looking ahead to the general election, PPP's latest national survey suggests that Sanders and Clinton would perform equally well - what matters is whom the Republicans nominate . Greenpeace is not affiliated with the Sanders campaign and has not endorsed a candidate. Only 25 percent of Cruz voters and 28 percent of Clinton voters say "U.S.
  • White House spars with Fidel Castro over Obama's visit

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    Fidel Castro has signalled continued hostility to the easing of relations between Cuba and the U.S. in a newspaper column which said his country "has no need of gifts from the empire " . The president acknowledged Cuban officials' own criticism of the USA - that it shouldn't lecture Havana when it had so many issues of racial and economic inequality of its own.
  • Microsoft Puts AI Chatbot to Sleep After Twitter Taught It to Troll

    Microsoft Puts AI Chatbot to Sleep After Twitter Taught It to Troll

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    Microsoft  has now begun  making "adjustments"  to Tay's operations as well as manually deleting some of the more inappropriate  tweets . If by chatting online Tay can help  Microsoft  figure out how to use AI to recognize trolling, racism, and generally bad people, perhaps she can eventually come up with better ways to respond.
  • Third blast heard amid Brussels police raid

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    A man with a backpack was reportedly shot and "neutralized" after refusing to obey police orders. The area remained cordoned off, even after heavily armed officers had left, a resident said. Bakraoui's brother Khalid, 26, killed about 20 people at Maelbeek metro station in the city center. "The security services knew, with a high degree of certainty, that attacks were planned in the very near future for the airport and, apparently, for the subway as well", writes Amos Harel in Haaretz.
  • Batman vs Superman: The Easter blockbuster about a divisive Messiah

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    It's hard not to, sometimes". There are ways to market a big budget picture without giving away most of the film's plot points. Borrowing words from a movie Ben Affleck starred in during the 1990's, Robin Williams' speech to Matt Damon in Good Will Hunting served as laugh-out-loud amusing movie clip.
  • Trump Surrogate Confronts Cruz Supporter With Shocking Affair Allegations

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    Donald Trump's spokeswoman Katrina Pierson pushed back on allegations - that started with a National Enquirer story - that she had an affair and "came on" to Sen. Carpenter  said , "What's out there is tabloid trash". The  National Enquirer  endorsed Trump earlier this month with the headline "Trump Must Be President", a fact Cruz highlighted Friday as he slammed the tabloid and Trump.
  • Microsoft shuts down Artificial Intelligence bot after twitteratti teaches racism

    Microsoft shuts down Artificial Intelligence bot after twitteratti teaches racism

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    Tay - an AI project built by the Microsoft Technology and Research and Bing teams - was coded with information which can tell users jokes or offer up a comment on a picture you send her. Included in Tay's tirade were tweets that "Hitler did nothing wrong", and a reference to Ted Cruz as the "Cuban Hitler". A Microsoft representative said on Thursday that the company was "making adjustments" to the chatbot while the account is quiet.
  • Microsoft grounds foul-mouthed teen-speak bot

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    She is said to be able to learn basic things about the user such as their nickname, favorite things, status of their relationship etc. Targeted at 18 to 24-year olds in the U.S., Tay aimed to use casual and playful conversation via Twitter and messaging services Kik and GroupMe.
  • Wildfire burns about 620 square miles in Oklahoma, Kansas

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    The Kansas Livestock Association (KLA) is working with several organizations to assist with the relief effort, according to a press release from the Kansas Department of Agriculture. Fourteen patients have been evacuated from a small hospital in rural southern Kansas because of a wildfire. Medicine Lodge Memorial Hospital was evacuated, sending 12 patients to a nursing home and two others to a nearby hospital.
  • NCAA wrestling | Ohio State's Snyder scores a heavyweight victory

    NCAA wrestling | Ohio State's Snyder scores a heavyweight victory

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    Gwiazdowski led 5-3 with 22 seconds left in the third period when Snyder tied it up with a two-point takedown. More importantly, Snyder held Gwiazdowski down for the final 21 seconds to prevent an escape and force overtime. In September, Snyder completed a stunning run through the world championships in Las Vegas, beating Russian Abdulsalam Gadisov at 213 pounds to become the youngest victor at worlds in US history.
  • Snow storm shuts down Denver's airport

    Snow storm shuts down Denver's airport

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    Shailen Bhatt, executive director of Colorado's highway department, says all 100 of the snow plows that serve Denver will be working overnight, but only so much can be done with snow falling fast and overnight temperatures expected in the 20s.
  • Starwood hotels accepts $13.6bn merger with Marriott International

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    The revised Marriott cash-and- stock bid values Starwood at US$13.6 billion (S$18.5 billion), compared with US$13.2 billion in Anbang's latest bid. This could prove especially lucrative to the companies involved in a new merger that would create the world's largest hotel chain , boasting more than 30 lodging brands and more than 1 million rooms.
  • Halliburton-Baker Hughes faces third EU delay over missing info

    Halliburton-Baker Hughes faces third EU delay over missing info

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    Baird decreased their price objective on shares of Baker Hughes from $60.00 to $51.00 in a research report on Thursday, January 21st. And roundups of analyst notes show that 14 are rating the stock a buy while 10 rate BHI a strong buy. In addition, the company provides completion and production products and services consisting of completion systems used to control the flow of hydrocarbons within a wellbore; wellbore intervention products and services to enhance the performance of existing ...
  • Who Won the Arizona, Utah, and Idaho Elections 2016?

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    High voter turnout has usually been good news for Donald  Trump , who has galvanized  many   Republicans  to vote in primaries for the first time. Trump cited a hypothetical scenario where he'd go to the Cleveland convention in July with roughly 1,000 delegates and a rival would show up there with 500.
  • Homophobic Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Dead At Age 46

    Homophobic Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Dead At Age 46

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    All flags on official poles at Toronto civic centres, including city hall, were flown at half-mast in tribute to Ford, whose political career spanned more than a decade, the mayor said. " Rob Ford , like many other discoverers, stumbled on his discovery". "A dedicated man of the people, Councillor Ford spent his life serving the citizens of Toronto", the statement said .