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Chilly, Dry Weekend For Valley

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The temperatures already jumped up into the low 50s and could even go little bit higher before the day is done. The water temperature will be a brisk mid 60s with a surf height of a foot or less. Saturday's highs will range from 40-45 and we'll still have to contend with a brisk northwest wind . Winds will be light though so it won't feel too bad. Read More »

Maryland school shooter used his father's handgun

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Cameron initially said the 14-year-old student was shot by Rollins, but he later indicated that the exact circumstances were still unclear. A day after the eruption of gun violence in one of the sleepy community's schools, the few residents who ventured out amid a snowstorm blanketing the East Coast praised the school resource officer who responded inside of 60 seconds and fired off a shot at the attacker. Read More »

Former water park executive charged in Kansas boy's slide death

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The indictment includes charges of involuntary manslaughter against Schlitterbahn Waterpark of Kansas City, Kansas, and against Tyler Austin Miles, a former director of operations at the waterpark. From Brazil to Dubai, these are the tallest, biggest, most petrifying waterslides in the world. Miles turned himself in Friday and appeared before court, pleading not guilty. Read More »

Diplomat harassment row: Pakistan envoy Sohail Mahmood set to return to India

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A note verbale was sent to the Pakistan Foreign Office on Thursday on the increasing incidents of harassment and intimidation with the diplomats of the Indian High Commission. India has continued to maintain that at no stage did it contemplate any move to recall its high commissioner Ajay Bisaria. Meanwhile on the occasion of its National Day, Pakistan on Friday said it is honest about fulfilling the aspirations of Mohammed Ali Jinnah in turning the country into an "economically strong ... Read More »

Ukraine lifts parliamentary immunity from pilot turned politician

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Savchenko didn't deny the allegations, saying the "corrupt" government should be overthrown. During her time in Russian Federation, she participated in a hunger strike and showed a judge the middle finger on live television. She was warmly embraced by Ukraine's political elite, welcomed in European capitals, and viewed as a potential presidential candidate. The charges are the latest in a string of events that have sullied the public image of Savchenko, who made a heroic return to Kyiv in ... Read More »

Ellison High School student holds tech symposium

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As opposed to the 17-minute vigil many schools were doing in honor of shooting victims at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., they chose to do a moment of silence with 17 flowers and hang ribbons on the flagpole. A 14-year-old male student, who Mr Cameron earlier said was in critical condition, was in good condition after treatment at MedStar St Mary's Hospital, according to hospital officials. Read More »

IT ministry sets deadline for Cambridge Analytica

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Earlier this week, India's Law and Information Technology Minster Ravi Shankar Prasad warned Facebook of "stringent" action for any attempt to influence polls through data theft, and threatened to summon CEO Mark Zuckerberg, if needed. The officers were seen on the first and second floors taking photographs of a whiteboard and of computers, while a man took notes on clipboard. Recent revelations about using individual data from Facebook without users' consent to influence United States ... Read More »

Las Vegas police search for west valley robbery suspect

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Another robbery involved the use of a firearm. Police say two people wearing masks broke into the store in the early morning hours of March 14 and stole $9,000 worth of product. "We as police are asking the public to assist us with any information that will help us find more suspects regarding this case", said Cst Maluleke. Read More »

Doctors cleared to take blood samples of Sergei Skripal and daughter

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He said Mr Skripal told him that "he wrote to Vladimir Putin asking to be fully pardoned and to be allowed to visit Russian Federation". According to Mr Timoshkov, five years ago Mr Skripal wrote to Mr Putin begging for a pardon, insisting that he was not a traitor because he had sworn an allegiance to the Soviet Union, not Russian Federation. Read More »

Amazon Takes Second Place Leaving Alphabet Inc Behind

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Apple remains on the top of the list with a capitalization of $899 billion. The AMZN has a wide variety of figures for various time frames, commencing from week's performance it advances on positive ratio of -0.57% during the last five regular trading sessions. Read More »

Track team prepares for spring season

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With the season just getting underway, Lasley hopes to find a triple jumper to replace Nelson, and to see some growth from his hurdlers to score even more meet points. Among the new faces that could fill important roles, Perriguey identified junior Megan Felts and freshmen Jenna Anding, Maddie Brooks and Emma Parry. Read More »

China urges USA away from "brink" as Trump picks trade weapons

The US Trade Representative, Robert Lighthizer, filed a request for consultations with China at the WTO to address Beijing's discriminatory technology licensing requirements. "We can't let that happen", he said. Some are holding out hope a trade war can be averted and the disputes can be resolved through negotiation. It allows unrestricted travel by US officials to meet with members of Taiwan's government and for Taiwanese officials to visit the USA under "respectful conditions", during ... Read More »

Congress approves $1.3 trillion budget, averting shutdown

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He said in the tweet that young immigrants now protected in the USA under Barack Obama's Delayed Action for Childhood Arrivals "have been totally abandoned by the Democrats (not even mentioned in Bill) and the BORDER WALL, which is desperately needed for our National Defense, is not fully funded". Read More »

Paul McCartney remembers John Lennon at March for Our Lives

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When the CNN reporter asked what McCartney hoped could be accomplished, the musician stepped back to reveal his shirt, which read, "We can end gun violence". There were more than 800 marches across the USA and the world. After the fourth Nor'Easter in recent weeks, New Yorkers took advantage of Saturday's attractive weather to march in solidarity. Read More »

President Trump signs $1.3 Trillion Dollar Budget Bill

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Most members of Congress have already left Washington for regular work in their states. Trump eventually signed the bill , but not before holding a press conference on Friday during which he criticized the process. "F-- that", Trump reported said when faced with the option, sources told the Wall Street Journal . "What is clear now is the Democrats do not want a solution to this", Short said, contending Democrats are using those who get DACA protection as a collective "political ... Read More »

UK's data watchdog raids Cambridge Analytica offices

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The insider account puts further pressure on the London-based data analytics firm, which is already facing renewed scrutiny in the United States and Europe over allegations it improperly harvested Facebook data to target U.S. "We are pleased with the decision of the judge, and we plan to execute the warrant shortly", an ICO spokesman said soon after the judge granted the warrant. Read More »

Why do we put our clocks forward an hour?

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What time do the clocks go forward tonight? Although we sacrifice an hour or daylight at sunrise, it was brought in to help farmers have extra time to do their work without having to get up increasingly earlier. In the years that followed, clocks continued to be advanced by one hour each spring and put back by an hour each autumn until July 1945. If you're prone to forgetting when they go forward or back just remember this saying: Spring forward, fall back. Read More »

Man stabs daughter to death on the eve of her wedding

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Areekode police have detained her father Rajan. As the arguement turned into a quarrel the father stabbed her multiple times with a sharp-edged weapon until she fainted and succumbed to injuries. Rajan, who was in inebriated state surrendered before the police at the murder spot with two knives. This agitated her father Rajan and provoked him to take the extreme step. Read More »

Trump's Tariff Moves: What You Need to Know

Treasuries. The tariffs aimed against China aren't enough to have a noticeable impact on economic growth, and it's not yet clear how China will respond in the short term. USA apple growers just got their foot in the door in China in 2015, and the country is now their 10th-largest market, with demand growing. "Whether they're just doing this, like many things President Trump does, as a way to get leverage in negotiations, we'll see". Read More »

South Korea To Curb Overworking By Shutting Down Computers

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IN an attempt to combat long working hours, South Korea's government is forcing its employees in the capital to leave the office on time by shutting off all the computers at 8pm on Friday. Earlier this month, South Korea's national assembly passed a law to cut down the maximum weekly working hours to 52, down from 68. A lot of them will be disappointed, however, as only in special circumstances will exemptions be permitted. Read More »

USA has not given China a list of trade remedy actions…

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Meanwhile, U.S. stocks sank again, giving Wall Street its worst week in two years, as fear gripped investors that China and the U.S. were headed for a trade war . Correction (March 22, 2018): A previous version of this story included an incorrect total cost for the tariffs against China. United States should "pause on the brink of a precipice" and make prudent decisions so as not to put bilateral trade relations in jeopardy, the Chinese Commerce Ministry warned. Read More »

Egypt poll set for Monday, Sisi re-election secure

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Dressed in a striped galabeya, he was selling cows at the cattle market in the village, in Qena province 650km south of the capital. The group says security forces maintain a list of "wanted" journalists they have sometimes even forcibly disappeared , and are especially keen to crack down on individuals who sell video content to opposition media overseas. Read More »

2017-18 Girls Basketball Player of the Year

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Players and coaches from that team were honored on February 16, along with the 1968 boys team, the only other Hereford team to reach the state tournament. For the other two doubles pairs, they would play three sets in their matches with Northridge. Nelson said he likes football because it's a sport that anyone can find a role in, and because of how players have to work together. Read More »

Patriots fly Parkland shooting victims' families to Washington DC for gun-control march

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An attorney for the brother of Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz said in court papers that a $500,000 bond for trespassing at the school is excessive and that the brother should be released from jail. Such critiques infuriate the teenagers who have worked furiously since last month's massacre at their Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where 17 people died. Read More »

Journalists protest outside Delhi Police HQ against molestation of women scribes

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Later on Friday, the Delhi Police said on its official Twitter handle: "In this situation, one female journalist has given a complaint of molestation and the same will be enquired into by the vigilance branch for further action". "I told them I am from the media, but they were just pulling me away", said the photographer. Our deepest apologies to the media. Allegations of assault from both JNU students and Delhi Police personnel has added fuel to a raging fire. Read More »

Chattanooga area shows steady population growth

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Six counties -- Ada, Canyon, Kootenai, Bonneville, Bannock and Twin Falls -- had a combined population of 1,116,173; accounting for 75 percent of the growth in Idaho's population and 65 percent of overall population. That was a 1.4 percent increase from the April 2010 census of 26,757 residents. But that was not enough to keep it from dropping out of the top 20 metro areas. Read More »

Winter Storm Watch upon us for Saturday!

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Snow is expected to move into the area later Friday evening before tapering off Saturday morning, NWS said. In a statement, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said that state's aggressive preparations had paid off, with a full force of emergency workers strategically deployed and utility companies required to have a storm-response plan in place. Read More »

Fodder Scam: Lalu Prasad Yadav sentenced to 7-year jail

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The scam forced Lalu, then CM of the state, to resign. The CBI had filed a chargesheet against a total of 49 accused on May 11, 2000. The fifth case relating to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 139 crore from the Doranda treasury in Ranchi is pending with the court. Read More »

New Peruvian leader sworn after president resigns

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Less than two years into a five-year term, Kuczynski is the first sitting president in Latin America to be forced out over ties to the Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht, which has been at the centre of the continent's biggest corruption scandal . Read More »

LeBron James Says Raptors Are in 'A Better Place' Than the Cavaliers

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The Cavs still trail Toronto by 10.5 games for first in the East. Cleveland would have to win out and the Raptors lose the rest of their games for the Cavs to catch them. Pelicans 96, Pacers 92: Anthony Davis capped a 28-point, 13-rebound, five-block performance with a 15-foot baseline fade, a gritty put-back and two free throws in the final minute for host New Orleans. Read More »

Rauner, Pritzker win IL primaries, will square off in governor's race

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Ives also argued that Rauner's standing with IL voters had fallen so precariously, following years of frustrating deadlocks in the Capitol, that she would be the more viable candidate in November. "I choose to fight for the struggling", Pritzker said, as reported by The New York Times . "He's a person who's done many bad things, and he's a part of the system, part of the problem". Read More »

Regis Jesuit honors Stoneman Douglas hockey team at high school championships

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Noir went on to question the motives of the students participating in the march, accusing them of wanting to "burn the Constitution and rewrite the parts that you all like in crayon". "It's awesome that the Parkland students are doing it already", she says. The students said, however, they are calling the shots, and have refused money and turned down support that doesn't align with their vision. Read More »

Blue Mountain superintendent responds to rocks comments

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He later told reporters he had the idea to arm students with river stone because "they're the right size for hands, you can throw them very hard and they will create or cause pain, which can distract". An unidentified parent called the idea "absurd" and said teachers ought to be armed. Staff and students in the Blue Mountain district have been trained in a programme called "ALICE" which stands for alert, lockdown, inform, counter and evacuate. Read More »

BJP at 69, Congress at 50 in Rajya Sabha after polls

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The state is ruled by the BJP and the party has 49 MLAs, three more than required 46. However, those who violate the whip will not attract penalties of the anti-defection law as MLAs are free to vote according to their choice. BJP is already expected to win 8 seats, while BSP and SP are expected to win one each. They exterted all their force to ensure that the BSP candidate does not win at any cost. Read More »

Trump Administration Drops Charges Against Turkish Officers in Washington DC Attacks

Nauert also said the talks with Ankara have not been concluded and Washington is willing to continue the conversations, referring to the three technical committees of Turkey and the USA, formed to solve issues between the two countries. Prosecutors went on to charge members of Erdogan's security team, as well as others who were involved in the demonstration, with assault. The following month, the U.S. Read More »

Former NFL Star Aldon Smith Back In Jail

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Former Raiders player Aldon Smith has surrendered to police on charges he violated a domestic violence restraining order. " Smith was held on suspicion of three counts of misdemeanor violation of a protective order after turning himself in to police Friday ". Read More »

French president says suspect killed 3, injured 16

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Macron, speaking after a meeting at the emergency center at the interior ministry, praised the courage of the police officer who offered himself up in a hostage swap and was seriously injured. Speaking in Brussels , where he is attending an European Union summit, Macron offered his "full support" to everyone involving in the situation. Read More »

Video Shows Sacramento Police Shooting Unarmed Black Man in His Own Backyard

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Officials locked the doors to the arena, so no one could get in or out. The game between the Kings and Atlanta Hawks started about 20 minutes late and was played before about 2,000 fans in the 17,000-seat arena. When the responding officers arrived at the scene, they said Clark advanced toward them with an object in his hand, police said. Since Brown's death, a series of killings of unarmed black men by police across the USA has fueled a nationwide debate about racial bias and the use of ... Read More »

Fire breaks out in top floors of Metro Hotel near Dublin airport

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The Irish national broadcaster RTE said the blaze at the Metro Hotel is believed to have started after 19.30GMT. However, it was not known whether there were any injuries. Independent councillor Noeleen Reilly tweeted late yesterday: "Starting to look like fire is now under control from (Dublin Fire Brigade)". Garda traffic diversions are in place in the area which is likely to cause disruption for motorists this morning. Read More »

No more free reign to China: Trump after announcing tariffs

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China can also threaten USA companies' access to its government procurement market, which China says is worth 3.1 trillion yuan (S$644 billion). The Hang Seng Index in Hong Kong slipped 2.45 per cent, Japan's Nikkei slumped 4.51 per cent, while the Shanghai Shenzhen CSI 300 Index was down 2.87 per cent. Read More »

Netherlands 0-1 England: Three Lions rated and slated

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Jesse Lingard scored his first global goal as England beat the Netherlands 1-0 Friday in a friendly that proved Gareth Southgate's team can win without striker Harry Kane. "We are playing England and you see the difference in quality", Koeman said. "He played excellent", the England boss said. "They enjoyed the ball". Read More »

Can Employers Rely on Federal Ban on Cannabis?

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Arra. "It is very clear that this bill responds first to an electoral promise that we made very clearly during the election campaign and for which Canadians voted", he said following an event in New Brunswick. Several states where marijuana is legal for medical purposes have shown links between reforming their marijuana laws and positive opiate-related public health outcomes . Read More »

Google Assistant can now instantly send and request money for free

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Google found that one of the biggest problems for the users is to try an app, they have to install that app first which is a barrier to entry the users. Smartphones have the capability to verify a transaction with security measures like a fingerprint or password, while voiceprint identification for payments is an unproven technology. Read More »

UK's post-Brexit blue passports to be printed by Franco-Dutch company

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It is completely unnecessary and it is symbolically completely wrong. 'Whatever the conditions which led to the decision in terms of pricing, the fact is that this is a symbolic event'. And to add insult to injury, we will pay over the odds for them because the value of the pound has fallen since Brexit and they will have to be imported. Read More »

President Trump Is fuming over Leaks of Not Congratulating Putin

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Russian electoral officials have officially declared incumbent President Vladimir Putin the victor of last Sunday's election. Global pressure mounted on Russia's Vladimir Putin over the the Cold-War style poisoning of a spy on British soil, as an ugly war of words took a stinging new turn with comparisons to Hitler in the 1930s. Read More »