Pope off to maximum-security prison for foot washing ritual

In 2015 Pope Francis travelled to Rome's Rebibbia Prison for the Holy Thursday celebration, while past year he washed the feet of refugees, including Muslims, Hindus and Coptic Orthodox men and women at a centre for asylum seekers in Castelnuovo di P... More..

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Easter Egg hunts in Acadiana
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Easter Egg hunts in Acadiana

Effingham VFW Post 1769 will host its 71st annual Easter Egg hunt at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 16. Children aged preschool through sixth grade will have an opportunity to participate in the Burlington Chamber of...More..

Airtel unveils Double Your Holiday Surprises offer
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Airtel unveils Double Your Holiday Surprises offer

Airtel, in a press statement said - "This double holiday surprise is our way of saying thank you for being part of the Airtel family". GizBot had mentioned about the two offerings by the company recently and ...More..

Nintendo Switch Sells Big-Time In March
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Nintendo Switch Sells Big-Time In March

That's not all, as The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has become a huge seller in its own right, with over 1.3 million units sold. We may have to figure out a new term to apply to a system seller as hot as...More..

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Nintendo Switch sales are off to a roaring start

Fast forward to today, and Nintendo has finally announced its official sales numbers for March, at least in the US. Moving more than 906,000 units last month in the United States, Nintendo Switch was the ...More..

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Bannon's Influence Over Trump Might Be Fading

It's safe to say that if Donald Trump is asked to choose between Steve Bannon and his son-in-law Jared Kushner, we all know how it will end. "She said the following day, additional information was provided ...More..

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Trump administration report labels no US trading partners as currency manipulators

The U.S. Treasury Department sharply criticized China's exchange-rate policy on Friday, though it stopped short of labeling the Asian trade giant a currency manipulator. "An essential component of this administ...More..

IShares Trust - iShares China Large-Cap ETF (ARCA:FXI) By The Numbers
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

IShares Trust - iShares China Large-Cap ETF (ARCA:FXI) By The Numbers

The Q.i. Value is another helpful tool in determining if a company is undervalued or not. A lower valued company would yield a score between 80-100%. A stock with a 0-20% score indicates that the stock has a ...More..

US Broadband Privacy Rules Officially Repealed By Trump
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US Broadband Privacy Rules Officially Repealed By Trump

This legislation reversed the Internet privacy rules that were passed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) under President Obama. US President Donald Trump had on Monday signed a repeal of Obama-era...More..

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When Is Tax Day 2017?

For those who have yet to file, the deadline has been pushed back to Tuesday, April 18 . However, just like the IRS, the State of OH requires all taxes to be paid in full by April 18 to avoid any additional ...More..

It's make or break for Barcelona after setbacks in Liga & CL
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It's make or break for Barcelona after setbacks in Liga & CL

But yes, Verratti has the conditions to play in Barcelona without any doubt. Real Sociedad will be looking to get a result to continue their pursuit of a European ticket for next season. Barcelona has only...More..

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Government unveils proposed marijuana legislation

Bill Blair, the Canadian government's point man on legalizing marijuana, speaks during a news conference Thursday in Ottawa. It also promises "significant penalties" for those who engage young Canadians in "c...More..

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Capitals have their demons and, against the Leafs, they must face them

But at the end of the day, his Toronto Maple Leafs remain the longest of long shots to win the Stanley Cup this season, so whatever experience they gain in this year's playoffs is the most important aspect for ...More..

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United changes crew booking policy after passenger dragged off plane

Delta's voluntary compensation changes come in the wake of a horrific week for rival United Airlines, which saw its stock price tank after videos spread on social media showing a bloodied passenger dragged ...More..

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Tesla's Musk announces plans for semi-truck launch

Tesla plans to unveil an electric semi-truck later this year. Construction of the truck will more than likely take pace at Tesla's partially-completed Gigafactory, considering its current 5.3 million squar...More..

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Tesla Inc CEO Elon Musk to Unhappy TSLA Investors: Buy Ford!

The stock has hit all-time highs in recent days, putting its market value above far larger automakers. Tesla is set to unveil its semi truck in September, according to a tweet from CEO Elon Musk on Thursday...More..

Trump quietly repeals internet privacy protection laws
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Trump quietly repeals internet privacy protection laws

Verizon , AT&T , and Comcast vowed not to monetize their customers' online browsing data if President Trump signs a resolution to roll back restrictions on the practice. Some are threatening their internet...More..

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Wells Fargo Slips; Internal Probe Blames Sales Scandal On Two Executives

The 113-page report, which was compiled by the law firm Shearman & Sterling, included interviews with 100 current and former employees and reviewed 35 million documents. For example, she conducted multiple dail...More..

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Easter Egg Hunt never fails to draw a crowd

We didn't hesitate to offer our support in 2011, and entering into our seventh year, we are more committed than ever. The Easter egg hunt started at 10 a.m., but didnt last long, said Sandi Bellissimo. To...More..

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North Korea may have sarin-tipped missiles: Abe

Citing Washington's recent missile strike on Syria, the typically bombastic statement boasted that U.S. military bases in South Korea as well as Seoul's presidential Blue House "would be pulverized within a few...More..

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United Has Changed Its Policy for Overbooking Flights and Removing Passengers

Incident comes soon after a video of a United passenger being dragged off plane went viral. The airline has been giving out bonus miles and apologies, Bloomberg said. The situation could have been avoided i...More..

Interior Secretary: No harassment allowed at National Parks
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Interior Secretary: No harassment allowed at National Parks

And with a total of 59 national parks to choose from, there's something for everyone, from the red sandstone of Arches to the dense forests of Acadia . Memorialize a loved one: Donate to the national par...More..

Americans Expected to Spend Record Amount of Money on Easter Celebrations
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Americans Expected to Spend Record Amount of Money on Easter Celebrations

The per-person average will also jump 4 percent from the previous year to $152. Other popular categories include gifts (60.9 percent), greeting cards (48.4 percent) and clothing (45.3 percent), with consumers n...More..

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Man stung by scorpion in United jet

Around 50,000 airline passengers a year are bumped off British flights, many of which have been deliberately overbooked, according to the aviation watchdog. After the incident triggered worldwide outrage, Unit...More..

'Charging Bull' creator claims 'Fearless Girl' violates his rights
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

'Charging Bull' creator claims 'Fearless Girl' violates his rights

But Visbal has made no secret of her admiration for her statue's massive counterpart: "The bull is attractive", she told The New York Post in March. Letters have been sent to State Street , its NY advertisin...More..

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Don't expect the White House to back new privacy rules anytime soon

It's going to be harder, but not impossible, for people to keep their online browsing history private now that Congress has voted to allow internet service providers to share and sell customers' information. ...More..

Michigan city rescinds 'sanctuary city' status
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Michigan city rescinds 'sanctuary city' status

The term “sanctuary city” has no legal definition and varies in application, but it generally refers to jurisdictions that do not cooperate with US immigration officials. Clarke believes that the term "sanctuar...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Is this a new Trump? Abrupt reversals may reflect experience

And after accusing Yellen of keeping rates low to help President Obama, Trump said he'd like to see interest rates kept low for him, too. Naturally, nothing was said in the interview about whether the Fed...More..

Srikanth, Praneeth make it to semis; Sindhu loses
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Srikanth, Praneeth make it to semis; Sindhu loses

Marin had lost two consecutive matches to her Indian rival in the run-up to this match but, on Friday, she showed why it is that it was her who won the gold medal in Rio and Sindhu had to settle for a silver ...More..

Train stuck in tunnel 3 hours, latest New York area rail woe
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Train stuck in tunnel 3 hours, latest New York area rail woe

The loss of power in the tunnel caused delays of an hour or more on Amtrak and New Jersey Transit. New Jersey Transit said that tickets were being cross-honored with busses and PATH trains in NY and Newark. NJ ...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

PM Modi to attend BJP's national executive meeting in Bhubaneswar

He said the saffron party is not as strong as in the central and western parts of the country but BJP President Amit Shah is working for getting a major chunk of seats from the eastern and the south-eastern coa...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

What Is Equal Pay Day? Here's Everything You Need to Know

In fact, a woman would have to work this many extra days into the year just to get equal pay as men from 2016. "Women make on average 80 percent to the dollar paid to white men", notes National Organization f...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

New gender pay reporting won't close the gap, says Women's Equality Party

Tuesday is National Equal Pay Day , which is bringing attention to the wage gap between men and women across the country. Tuesday, April 4, is Equal Pay Day , the symbolic day when women's earnings "catch u...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Gold and yen at five-month highs on geopolitical risk

Concerns about rising global tensions surrounding Syria and North Korea are revitalizing demand for gold as a haven, with the metal trading near the highest since Donald Trump was elected US president. Hong Kon...More..

by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Trump admin. declines to brand China a currency manipulator

And although the administration's first report to Congress on the foreign exchange policies of USA trading partners continues the stance of the Obama administration, putting six countries with troublesome polic...More..