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Utah police shooting video released

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He was not hurt, the " Daily Mail " reports. Court footage shows the witness sinking out of the way before a US Marshal shot Angilau, 25, four times. 'There was no necessity to use force'. 'His attack was stopped by the shots that Jane Doe rapidly fired, in less than one and one-half seconds'. Read More »

ICE Spokesman in San Francisco Resigns, Citing Falsehoods Spread by Trump Administration

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As CNN reports, Schwab accused Sessions and Acting Director Tom Homan of deliberately spreading misleading information after ICE slammed Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf's decision to warn the public about upcoming ICE raids. The Oakland mayor said in response to the former spokesman speaking out, "I commend Mr. Schwab for speaking the truth while under intense pressure to lie". Read More »

Cuomo convicted in bribery case

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Steve Aiello and Joseph Gerardi, two of Percoco's co-defendants, were acquitted on nearly all counts, but Aiello was convicted of conspiracy to commit honest services wire fraud. Last week, after fewer than 20 hours of deliberations, they declared themselves deadlocked; sent back by the judge to continue deliberating, they declared themselves deadlocked again on Monday. Read More »

Netanyahu Coalition Chaos Deepens As Israeli Lawmaker Debate Early Elections

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The latest crisis revolves around supporting legislation exempting ultra-Orthodox youth from serving in the military and the passage of 2019 state budget. However, the secularist right-wing partners object to such a bill, saying the ultra-Orthodox should "share the burden" of military service. Right-wing and religious parties in the government are divided over the framing of a bill that would protect the exemption ultra-orthodox men have traditionally enjoyed from compulsory military service. Read More »

Shoe memorial represents thousands of victims of United States gun violence

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Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, including Cameron Kasky, Alex Wind, Emma Gonzalez and David Hogg, began promoting the demonstration days after surviving the February 14 shooting massacre at the school. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. @Avaaz says it represents the number of children who died bc of gun violence. The shoes will be on display from 8:30 a.m.to 2 p.m. Read More »

PM Trudeau shows support for steel workers, says Canada protecting industry

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Trudeau also expressed optimism about reaching a good North American free-trade agreement that will benefit Canada as well as the US and Mexico - despite Trump's constant refrain that the current deal is a bad one. Later, at a roundtable with industry leaders, he spoke again of the importance of steel to Hamilton, saying he was there to listen. Trudeau said Canada already has "significant barriers" in place to prevent low-priced steel and aluminum from being dumped there, and is prepared to ... Read More »

Senator Jeff Flake calls for Trump to face 2020 primary challenge

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Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee Orrin Hatch, a Republican from Utah, has expressed his opposition to the Trump tariffs. On Sunday, Flake conceded that his views are out of sync with the GOP. Jeff Flake wasted no time responding to President Donald Trump's new tariffs on steel and aluminum on Thursday, rolling out a bill to reverse the decision. Read More »

Wildfire raged for 3 days and forest officials let trekkers in?

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Health secretary J. Radhakrishnan said rescue teams of officials and health department personnel were camping in the hills. "Without permission, they embarked on a trekking expedition". Four helicopters of the IAF and their 10 commandos are involved in the rescue operation, according to a tweet by Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. Read More »

Two in hospital after suspicious package at Muslim MP office

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West Yorkshire Police have confirmed they have received reports of "potentially malicious communications", which are now being investigated by counter-terror police. "We are aware of a potential situation involving a suspicious substance which the Met Police are investigating", a parliamentary spokesperson said. Read More »

In Myanmar, "Facebook has now turned into a beast", United Nations investigators say

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His remarks come a day after United Nations special rapporteur to Myanmar Yanghee Lee warned the violence against the Rohingya bears "the hallmarks of genocide". In Myanmar, which is still effectively controlled by the military , Facebook is so prevalent that it essentially functions as the entire internet, and is the main source of information for citizens (a local digital marketing agency puts the share of the population on Facebook at about 20% ). Read More »

Trump's Personal Assistant Fired Over Security Issue

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News of McEntee's firing - which occurred on Monday - broke on Tuesday morning. McEntee was escorted from the White House on Monday after he was sacked over security concerns, two sources familiar with the matter told the Journal . McEntee was one of few aides who did not have their access to the President limited when John Kelly became the chief of staff last fall. "He made sure Mr. Read More »

UK probing Russian businessman's death

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Kudryavtsev declined to comment further. Police are treating the death as unexplained and have put counterterrorism detectives in charge of the case. In the 1990s, Glushkov served as deputy managing director at Russia's flag carrier Aeroflot and worked for Berezovsky's LogoVAZ auto company. Billionaire and business oligarch Berezovsky later ran afoul of the Kremlin when he publicly denounced Putin and brought a lawsuit against his ally, fellow billionaire Roman Abramovich. Read More »

Maoist Attack In Chhattisgarh's Sukma: 9 CRPF Personnel Killed, 4 Injured

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Reports suggested that the deceased CRPF jawans belonged to the 212 battalion. "There have been 23 major naxalite attacks after demonetisation in which 97 security personnel were martyred and 121 civilians killed". Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh termed the incident "deeply distressing" and has asked the CRPF Director General Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar to go to the site. Read More »

Team USA Set To Open 2018 Paralympic Games Tomorrow

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There are 20 athletes in Ukraine's team among the over 570 athletes who expected to compete at the Paralympics this year. South Korea has won only two silver medals at the Winter Paralympics: alpine skier Han Sang-min at Salt Lake City 2002 and wheelchair curling team at Vancouver 2010. Read More »

1 dead after school bus plunges into Alabama ravine

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The tour bus, which was transporting a high-school band, crashed off the expressway into a 60ft ravine, injuring between 12 and 20 people, according to a statement from the Sheriff's Office. He could not provide information about the extent of their injuries or conditions. Rescuers used every piece of equipment on every truck to reach them, Mack said: "This is what we call an all-out". Read More »

Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day

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Continuing his tirade against the Narendra Modi government for denying the state "Special Category Status" (SCS), Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu introduced a resolution in the Assembly on Tuesday strongly condemning the "indifferent and callous attitude of the Centre in fulfilling the promises made in the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act". Read More »

Shocking 'Punish a Muslim Day' letters in United Kingdom urge physical, arson attacks

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West Yorkshire Police said it had received six reports while South Yorkshire Police said it had received three, the BBC reported . "Hate crime in any form will not be tolerated and we will work with our communities and alongside our colleagues in the counter terrorism unit to ensure that those spreading fear and hatred will be brought to justice", ACC Forber added. Read More »

Newly-released DoD video purportedly shows Navy pilot's encounter with UFO

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It shows the pilot's infrared tracking sensor locking onto a small, white circular object moving at high speed in a straight line over the water. "Got it!" when he locks on. "It was determined that there were other, higher priority issues that merited funding, and it was in the best interest of the DoD to make a change", a Pentagon spokesperson said of the discontinued Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification Program. Read More »

Rex Tillerson out as Secretary of State

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Haspel, who has extensive overseas experience, briefly ran a secret CIA prison where terror suspects Abu Zubayadah and Abd al Rahim al-Nashiri were waterboarded in 2002 , according to current and former USA intelligence officials who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity. Read More »

SC extends Deadline for Aadhaar Linkages

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At least for now, all the citizens who're yet to link their Aadhaar with bank accounts or mobile numbers can take a long breathe as there is no deadline for now. The SC has said the government can't insist on linking of Aadhaar with mobile phone, bank account, tatkal passport, etc. "In case of normal passport, pre-police verification is being done and for that objective Aadhaar is not being taken", Venugopal said. Read More »

In surprise tweet, Trump ousts Tillerson as secretary of state

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Tillerson and Cohn join the ranks of chief of staff Reince Priebus , former communications directors Hope Hicks , Anthony Scaramucci and Mike Dubke, press secretary Sean Spicer , staff secretary Rob Porter, HHS director Tom Price , deputy assistant Sebastian Gorka, chief strategist Steve Bannon , FBI director James Comey , national security advisor Mike Flynn and many other high-ranking officials that have resigned or been fired. Read More »

Pogba doubtful for Sevilla clash

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But the tough games do not stop for United, as they are back in action this week when they welcome Spanish giants Sevilla in the Round of 16 second-leg of the Champions League this week. Yet it says a lot about Pogba's current predicament and the balance of United's team without him that no-one of a red persuasion will get too hot under the collar if the France midfielder fails to recover from injury in time to face Sevilla at Old Trafford tomorrow. Read More »

Explosion strikes Palestinian PM's convoy in Gaza

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Member of Palestine Liberation Organization Ahmad Majdlani said that the Gaza Strip issue is political in the first stance and not a humanitarian or relief, and Washington knows well that the reasons behind the coastal enclave are tied to the Israeli blockade. Read More »

Bride arrested for DUI while driving to her wedding

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One person was taken to hospital with minor injuries as a result of the crash, police said. "A driver was arrested for DUI this AM while driving to her wedding", Scott tweeted . "It's supposed to be the happiest day of her life, and this just goes out as a reminder as to why you should never drive while impaired". Scott says that Young signed a criminal complaint, a document with a promise to appear in court at a later date, and her fiancé picked her up from the police station. Read More »

President Buhari in Benue State

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He, however, said that the meeting was not the best place to expose the inefficiency of his appointees, and appealed to Benue people to exercise restraint and live in peace with their neighbors. "As a born again Christian and someone who believes in the fear of God, I can not and we have never encouraged the establishment of any militia group", he said. Read More »

North Korea May Seek Peace Treaty to Formally End Korean War

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President Donald Trump agreed last week to meet with Kim by May, in what would be the first talks between a sitting USA president and a North Korean leader. US national security adviser H.R. McMaster briefed U.N. Security Council envoys in NY on Monday. -South Korean military exercises "a remarkable step forward" and a result of Trump's tough approach. Read More »

Convicted 'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' dies aged 96

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Oskar Groening was among the last former Nazis to face trial for their roles in World War II, more than 70 years after the conflict, thanks to a landmark case allowing prosecution for aiding and abetting the German killing machine. Groening's conviction extended the doctrine further, opening a door to further trials of alleged Nazi criminals. Zuroff pointed out that two other Nazi war criminals - John Demjanjuk, who was convicted in 2011, and Reinhold Hanning, who was convicted in 2016 - ... Read More »

President Trump hails GOP candidate in special PA election

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Pennsylvania Democrat Conor Lamb , the upstart attorney and former Marine who has surprisingly closed the gap in a deep-red congressional district, is one of the dozens of former service members Moulton has endorsed for Congress in the run-up to the 2018 midterm elections. Read More »

Telangana: Two Congress MLAs expelled, nine suspended from Assembly for disrupting proceedings

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K V Reddy, who represents Nalgonda assembly constituency, threw his headphone at the podium, but it missed the governor and hit the legislative council chairman, Goud on his face, causing bleeding just below his right eye. Harish Rao said all records, including video footage, would be studied and asserted that appropriate action would be taken against the MLA. "I had no intention of hurting the Council chairman". Read More »

Two high school friends among 5 killed in NYC helicopter crash

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McDaniel was visiting Trevor Cadigan , a former Bishop Lynch High School classmate, in NY. No-one answered an email Monday to Vance, a 33-year-old licensed commercial pilot for seven years who's also licensed as a flight instructor. "Mayday, mayday, mayday", the pilot said, according to news accounts. Based on footage of the crash that has been posted to social media, no floats engaged when the helicopter hit the water, suggesting that it either was not equipped with them, or they ... Read More »

Hillary: America Doesn't Deserve Trump as President

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We could look forward to more reprises of her " deplorables " remark, in this case, just now saying that she won the "forward-looking" parts of America in 2016. Clinton then said that Trump's campaign was about supporters not wanting black people to have rights, women getting jobs, and Indian-Americans being more successful than white Americans. Read More »

Mystery $560M Powerball victor can remain a mystery, judge rules

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The New Hampshire Lottery Commission says it respects a judge's decision to let a woman who won a Powerball jackpot worth almost $560 million keep her identity private. The judge also rejected the lottery commission's argument that the woman's name should be revealed to assure the public she was a "bona fide" lottery participant and "real" victor. Read More »

People's Assemblies suspended as Raila, Uhuru pursue pact

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There is nothing wrong with them not being part of the meeting as it was between two sworn-in presidents, " said Mr Okumu. "It is as if only they know where the door to Jubilee house is". Working with Jubilee, he added, would in fact be beneficial to Nasa. NASA strategist David Ndii said their move became necessary after their leader Raila Odinga signed a memorandum with President Kenyatta in a move that has kicked off the process of uniting the country. Read More »

More P&W Engine Problems As India Grounds 11 A320neos

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Sources said the grounding of A320 neo aircraft will have an impact on the flight operations of IndiGo and GoAir. With this, all the A320neo aircraft with PW1100 engines beyond serial number 450 have been taken off operation in India. The aircraft landed safely on one engine with no injuries. Indigo has been asked to ground 8 A320 Neos. These were: GoAir A-320 Neo (VT-WGB) after take-off from Leh on February 24; IndiGo A-320 Neo (VT-ITJ) after take-off from Mumbai on March 5 and IndiGo ... Read More »

Hardin County's State Senator Bill Dix resigns

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The Senate Republic Caucus will meet on Wednesday to elect a new leader. Sen. Dix made headlines earlier this year after the state settled a lawsuit with former Iowa Senate GOP staffer Kirsten Anderson, who claimed she was sacked after complaining about sexual harassment in Senate Republican offices. Read More »

BJP releases second list of 18 candidates for Rajya Sabha polls

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Just a day after the Rajya Sabha polls, Congress leader Sonia Gandhi will be holding a dinner on March 13 where she has invited leaders of almost 14 opposition parties. Voting, if needed, will be held on 23 March. Likewise, BJP fielded Narayan Rane and Kerala's BJP state president V Murlidhar as its candidate for Rajya Sabha polls. Read More »

Colombian elections fuel hope for a peaceful future

Colombia's former FARC rebels will not field a candidate in the country's May presidential election as its hopeful, Rodrigo Londono, battles heart problems, the group said on Thursday. "We will advance with prudence, firmness and perseverance until we agree on the demobilization, disarmament and reintegration of the ELN, that is, complete peace". Read More »

President Trump Invited By Governor Brown To Visit Central Valley

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions spoke with officials in Sacramento last week, frankly stating " California , we have a problem" after the mayor of Oakland warned illegal immigrants of impending ICE raids; resulting in almost 800 undocumented workers who evaded federal agents during the sweeps. Read More »

Gary Cohn's A 'Globalist,' But I Still Like Him

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Expat Kiwi businessman Chris Liddell is expected to become the White House's new economic adviser following the departure of Gary Cohn last week, according to USA media reports . In a tweet claiming that existing trade deals led to shuttered factories and lost manufacturing jobs, Trump cited "bad polices & leadership" by past administration, and said that we "Must WIN again!" The White House pushed back against the notion that Trump's decision to meet with Kim was made in haste, with ... Read More »

Putin suggests 'Jews' meddled in USA elections

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Putin responded brusquely when interviewer Megyn Kelly asked if he condoned the interference that was alleged in last month's USA indictment by special counsel Robert Mueller . "Why is Trump silent?" Putin's slogan in a lacklustre election campaign has been: "A strong president, a strong Russian Federation". An All-Russia Public Opinion Research Center poll showed 74 percent of respondents plan on voting in Russia's presidential election on March 18. Read More »

Indian Wells: Roger Federer leads Delbonis but rain spoiled the party

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Federer is making his 17th appearance in the California desert and is assured of remaining world No. 1 if he makes it to the semifinals. "It felt like first match I ever played on the tour". Last month, Djokovic underwent another surgery on the same elbow, with hopes of returning to his best closer to the European claycourt and grasscourt seasons. Read More »

Netanyahu resolves political crisis, no elections for now

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Mark Levin sat down with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for a fascinating, wide-ranging conversation that will air on "Life, Liberty and Levin" on Sunday, March 11th, at 10:00pm ET on Fox News Channel. However, the secularist right-wing partners object to such a bill, saying the ultra-Orthodox should "share the burden" of military service. On Monday morning, the Ministerial Committee on Legislation voted in favor of the bill, setting it on the path towards its first reading at ... Read More »

Trump says drug dealers should be killed, sentenced to the death penalty

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President Donald Trump told western Pennsylvania voters Saturday night that his new tariffs were saving the steel industry and urged them to send a Republican to the House so he can keep delivering those kinds of results. "We can't say Make America Great Again because I already did that". White House counselor Kellyanne Conway campaigned for Saccone last week, and President Trump flew in for a rally Saturday. Read More »

U.S. pushes United Nations to demand truce in Syria's east Ghouta, Damascus

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The advances also cut off key towns of Douma and Harasta from the rest of the enclave, further squeezing the residents inside them. Turkey's Hurriyet newspaper reported that civilians are leaving the town of Afrin, heading to government-controlled areas and the town of Manbij, which is held by the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces. Read More »

Nicole Bolton: 'It feels nice to pay back'

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Bolton's opening partner Alyssa Healy made 38 and captain Meg Lanning 33 before being run out. Other than Vastrakar, Sushma Verma (41) and Punam Raut (37) were the only Indian batters who were able to tackle the Australian bowling attack. Read More »

Indiana's January jobless rate edges down to 3.3 percent

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Due to rounding, though, the January unemployment rate remained unchanged from December, according to the labor department. The unemployment rate is down 0.4 percentage points from January 2017 and a full point from January 2016. Employment in Lawrence and Douglas County fell by almost 2,000 jobs in January as the local jobless rate rose four-tenths of a point to 3 percent. The number of unemployed people was up more than 2,000, to over 100,000. Read More »