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Allegri happy with Juve

Allegri happy with Juve It is the first time since Serie A was founded in 1929 that a club has won six straight titles. They wrapped up a domestic double after clinching their sixth successive Serie A title with a 3-0 thrashing of Crotone on Sunday. The Argentine forward wheeled away with his trademark "Dybala Mask' celebration, understandably ecstatic with his 10th league goal of the season". More than just tight at... [Full Article...]

Facebook's secret guidance on graphic content leaked

Facebook's secret guidance on graphic content leaked A Facebook user who exclaims "Let's beat up fat kids" gets a pass, but a commenter who urges "Someone shoot Trump" is taken seriously. Social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter have been around for less than two decades, and there is little regulatory guidance from government regarding how they should police what people post. [Full Article...]

Tornadoes touch down in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas

Tornadoes touch down in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas The risk of severe storms will continue over part of the southern Plains into Friday evening. The Storm Prediction Center has southwest Wisconsin in an enhanced risk for severe weather while the rest of our area is under a slight risk today. [Full Article...]

Shane Duffy named in Ireland squad for upcoming internationals

Shane Duffy named in Ireland squad for upcoming internationals The Burnley defender has been named in the extended squad for the friendlies with Mexico and Uruguay, as well as the World Cup qualifier with Austria in June. The Republic will jet out to NY on Monday, May 29 ahead of the global friendly against Mexico on Thursday, June 1 in MetLife Stadium. Selected members of the squad will meet up for a three-day training camp at Fota Island in Cork b... [Full Article...]

United States accuses Assad of burning thousands in crematoriums

My judgment is that Syria will move; Syria will change, as it embraces a legitimate relationship with the United States and the West". Jones presented declassified photographs showing how the military prison building was modified to create the crematorium. [Full Article...]

Vodacom to take over stake in Kenya's Safaricom

Vodacom to take over stake in Kenya's Safaricom Subject to regulatory and shareholder approvals, Vodacom will fund the acquisition of a 34.94-percent stake in Safaricom by issuing 226.8 million new ordinary shares. South Africa's largest mobile operator by subscribers, is buying a $2.59 billion stake in Kenya's Safaricom Ltd.in the hope of popularizing the highly-touted East African mobile money service M-Pesa across the broader continent. [Full Article...]

Will Power dominates in IndyCar Grand Prix victory

Will Power dominates in IndyCar Grand Prix victory It wasn't his best finish, but the IndyCar Grand Prix was Spencer Pigot's best overall race at Ed Carpenter Racing. "We just created some good strategies with them", Power said of the Firestone tires. Sebastien Bourdais, a four-time Indy vehicle champion and victor of the season-opener at St. Petersburg in March, qualified a season-best sixth in the No. [Full Article...]

Mom hits son who didn't give her Mother's Day card

Mom hits son who didn't give her Mother's Day card The child's sister said the latest incident began when he made a Mother's Day card for his grandmother and not Murphy, which the girl said threw her into a rage, per WRBC. Officers discovered a torn Mother's Day card at the scene, according to the WBRC report. The victim told officers that his head hurt and he was sad. [Full Article...]

Moms want dinner and quality time for Mother's Day

Moms want dinner and quality time for Mother's Day Then she got pregnant with me and her Mom stepped in and said to my Mom that a Mother should not be flitting around the country singing with two children she should be raising. Mother's Day was first celebrated in 1908. You don't have to be ideal and you certainly don't have to know exactly what to do at every moment. [Full Article...]

British, UN leaders to address Somalia humanitarian crisis

British, UN leaders to address Somalia humanitarian crisis Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called Thursday for more support for drought-stricken Somalia , with the U.N. chief requesting another $900 million in aid this year". The president claimed he could defeat the group in "a few years" if the national army was equipped with "heavy weapons". "All of these issues are seen as crucial in the fight against al-Shabaab and in developing the country's f... [Full Article...]

New Hepatitis C Infections Hit 15-Year High: CDC

New Hepatitis C Infections Hit 15-Year High: CDC John Ward, an author of the new report and director of the division of viral hepatitis at the CDC. Nationally reported infections grew from 850 cases in 2010 to 2,436 cases in 2015, and those affected were young people between the ages of 20 and 29. [Full Article...]

Health care worker sickened with measles was vaccinated

Health care worker sickened with measles was vaccinated Rather than trump offensive rhetoric about "Muslim Measles", maybe WND can reflect on their own anti-vaccine "reporting". Local media said the latest outbreak appeared to have started in an immigrant community, where vaccine skepticism prevails. [Full Article...]

'Cuts are coming,' Jerry Brown says as he releases revised budget plan

'Cuts are coming,' Jerry Brown says as he releases revised budget plan The revised budget also calls for $2.8 billion in revenue derived from the Road Repair & Accountability Act of 2017 to be allocated for "fix-it-first investments" and "high priority transportation projects". "The state must also continue to plan for and save for tougher budget times ahead", the plan said, noting pending federal actions on defunding health care, eliminating the deductibility of s... [Full Article...]

California governor seeks smaller education, child care cuts

California governor seeks smaller education, child care cuts Now, having declared it over in April, he proposes to reduce that increase to $63 million, with much of the remaining money to go for increased firefighting - from more fire engines to longer hours at CalFire fire stations - to deal with the risk from 100 million dead trees in the Sierra Nevada and to help with emergency water supplies in Central Valley communities whose wells ran dry. [Full Article...]

J&J ordered to pay $154 million to woman for causing cancer

J&J ordered to pay $154 million to woman for causing cancer She used Johnson & Johnson's talcum-containing products for more than 40 years, per court documents. Johnson & Johnson has been hit with a multimillion-dollar jury verdict for the fourth time over whether the talc in its iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularly for feminine hygiene. [Full Article...]