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World Media Meteor streaks across the sky over Windsor and Detroit area
Author: 0 Meteor streaks across the sky over Windsor and Detroit area

The meteor lit up the southeast MI skies and caused a magnitude 2 .0 quake 40 miles from Detroit , according to the NWS. The society later concluded that it was a "slow moving meteor" traveling at a speed of 28,000 miles per hour. It produced many meteorites, the largest of which was about 60 centimetres across and weighed around 300 kilograms. NASA scientists also found it "likely that there are meteorites on the ground", noting that a staffer at Johnson Space Center found a "Doppler ...

World Media Russian Federation condemns Trump's threats to withdraw from Iran nuclear deal
Author: 0 Russian Federation condemns Trump's threats to withdraw from Iran nuclear deal

The Former US Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz made remarks in his Twitter account, defending Iran's nuclear deal. While the US President Trump has repeatedly claimed that the deal was too lenient and that Iran had broken parts of the agreement, Iran has said the original deal is non-negotiable and it will stick to the accord as long as the other signatories respect it.

World Media Judge Allows 11-Year-old Girl to Use Medical Marijuana at School
Author: 0 Judge Allows 11-Year-old Girl to Use Medical Marijuana at School

Illinois' medical cannabis law prohibits possessing or using marijuana on school grounds or buses. A federal judge ruling that allows an 11-year-old suffering from leukemia to use medicinal marijuana to treat her illness has ignited a debate about the future of medical marijuana across the nation.

World Media Protesters in South Africa Ransack H&M Stores Over 'Racist' Ad (PHOTO, VIDEO)
Author: 0 Protesters in South Africa Ransack H&M Stores Over 'Racist' Ad (PHOTO, VIDEO)

The company withdrew the publicity image from its website and apologized. Clothes racks were pushed over, mannequins thrown on the floor and clothes destroyed in H&M stores at Sandton City and Menlyn in Johannesburg. She has also revealed the comments sparked a wave of online abuse and had even been called a "monkey" - the same racist slur that sparked the outrage .

World Media London Mayor welcomes Trump's decision to cancel UK trip
Author: 0 London Mayor welcomes Trump's decision to cancel UK trip

United States ambassador to the UK Woody Johnson last month told the BBC he "absolutely" expected Mr Trump to visit Britain in the new year. "It appears that President Trump got the message from the many Londoners who love and admire America and Americans but find his policies and actions the polar opposite of our city's values of inclusion, diversity and tolerance", Khan said.

World Media Drilling plan carve-out for Florida may be illegal, senator says
Author: 0 Drilling plan carve-out for Florida may be illegal, senator says

Mark Warner, D-Va., called Trump's plan "a complete non-starter". In the shorter term, Cooper and other democrats face an uphill battle to convince Zinke to exempt North Carolina from the Trump Administration's drilling plan. In Oregon , Democratic Gov. Kate Brown took to Twitter to ask Zinke for relief. And Florida is where Trump has a winter home in Palm Beach. Keating said a Nelson-Scott contest for a critical Senate seat in a state won by President Donald Trump would feature ...

World Media Home and Away actress Jessica Falkholt has her life support
Author: 0 Home and Away actress Jessica Falkholt has her life support

Lars and Vivian Falkholt died at the scene of the Boxing Day crash. She remains in a critical condition, a spokeswoman for St George Hospital told AAP on Friday. It has been revealed that the killer driver Craig Whitall had been declared an habitual traffic offender by the courts with more than 60 convictions to his name.

World Media Trump 'Unlikely' to Meet Mueller, Backpedals on Previous Commitment
Author: 0 Trump 'Unlikely' to Meet Mueller, Backpedals on Previous Commitment

Trump's denials of collusion also don't address a more pressing concern: whether by firing Comey he tried to obstruct the Russian Federation investigation. Trump, who was asked if he would be willing to be interviewed , or would set any terms and conditions, went on to criticise the way in which the Federal Bureau of Investigation interviewed his old rival Hillary Clinton about her use of a private email server as secretary of state.

World Media Louisiana teacher handcuffed after questioning superintendent's pay raise during school board meeting
Author: 0 Louisiana teacher handcuffed after questioning superintendent's pay raise during school board meeting

After she asked several questions, board President Anthony Fontana ruled Hargrave out of order and warned her that the public comment portion of the meeting was not a question-and-answer session. A KATC reporter then recorded the marshal putting Hargrave into handcuffs and escorting her from the building. Aside from these remarks, our association will honor Ms.

World Media Trump, Key Lawmakers Negotiating Immigration Policies
Author: 0 Trump, Key Lawmakers Negotiating Immigration Policies

Trump even called on the House and Senate to consider a second phase of legislative action on comprehensive immigration reform. Bannon's break with Trump has raised concerns among some conservative Republicans that the president might reach an agreement with Democrats on the young "Dreamers" without getting enough in return on border security and significant changes to the immigration system.

Author: 0 Dick Vitale turns on ESPN for LaVar Ball coverage

Kuzma and this young squad will try again to snap the ugly skid on Sunday when they play host to another struggling team in the Atlanta Hawks. "That's a good team". His father wasn't happy with Walton's usage of the No. 2 overall pick against Charlotte. "It was a good conversation", LaVar Ball said the next week.

World Media Trump's corrupt media awards: Why some pundits are angling to win
Author: 0 Trump's corrupt media awards: Why some pundits are angling to win

A quote from Fox & Friends, which the president loves , in April 2017 said: "Isn't The Daily Show a fake news show?" Maybe-maybe-there was a chance that we would, for at least a couple minutes, stop paying attention to Donald Trump . "Or, as we call them in the business, the Fakies". TBS' "Full Frontal" host Samantha Bee also released a "for your consideration" ad on Twitter where she seemed confident she would be "sweeping the #Dishonesties this year".

World Media Liverpool attacker Salah named African Player of the Year
Author: 0 Liverpool attacker Salah named African Player of the Year

Salah scored both goals, including the injury-time victor, in the 2-1 win over Republic of Congo in October that sealed Egypt's place at the World Cup. I had a fantastic time, with the national team and the team, it was an unbelievable moment. SOCCER-African Footballer of the Year Mohammed Salah of Egypt got seven votes from Swaziland.

World Media President Trump Wants A Border Wall In Exchange For Keeping DACA
Author: 0 President Trump Wants A Border Wall In Exchange For Keeping DACA

Trump is basically saying that he will not fix granting "amnesty" to DACA recipients unless he gets the funding required for the wall and related expenditure. On Friday, the White House requested roughly $33 billion worth of stringent border security measures from Congress. "As you know, we're negotiating NAFTA", he added.

World Media Real matric pass rate is 37.3%, not 75.1%
Author: 0 Real matric pass rate is 37.3%, not 75.1%

A total of 34 011 progressed learners wrote the requisite seven subjects during the 2017 NSC examinations. This was according to the Democratic Alliance, who said in a statement on Friday that while the party congratulated the class of 2017, the "real" pass rate numbers were a cause for distress.

World Media One tourist killed in Luxor hot air balloon crash
Author: 0 One tourist killed in Luxor hot air balloon crash

About 20 people were on board when the accident occurred on Friday. Egyptian authorities blamed strong winds, saying they had blown the balloon off its course and into a mountainous area. In 2015, at least 19 people, majority Asian and European tourists, died near Luxor when a hot air balloon caught fire and crashed after a mid-air gas explosion.

World Media North Korea 'preparing for missile strike' - U.S. ambassador warns United Nations
Author: 0 North Korea 'preparing for missile strike' - U.S. ambassador warns United Nations

Haley declared that the protest are in "virtually in every city in Iran" and that they are calling for the "freedoms that are enshrined in the United Nations charter". Speaking with reporters Tuesday at UN headquarters, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley stressed the US remains committed to reaching a peace deal and implied it would cut off aid if the Palestinians refused to engage in peace negotiations.

World Media Senator Al Franken to Officially Resign from Office
Author: 0 Senator Al Franken to Officially Resign from Office

Smith says she will run for the remaining two years of Franken's term. But there's also a price you pay. "I've had people contact me and urge me to run for that Senate seat", Bachmann said. I think he did. The only other candidate to announce a run in the special election is state Karin Housley, a Republican who represents an east metro suburban district.

World Media Eric Garner's Daughter, Erica, Dies After Suffering Massive Heart Attack
Author: 0 Eric Garner's Daughter, Erica, Dies After Suffering Massive Heart Attack

Erica Garner , an activist and the oldest daughter of a New York City man who was killed by a police chokehold, died Saturday, according to a statement posted on her official Twitter account . "May you find the peace in the next life that you deserved while you were here", family members said in a tweet . She was a real activist, she was always involved.

World Media Trump threatens to cut Pakistan aid, says it harbors terrorists
Author: 0 Trump threatens to cut Pakistan aid, says it harbors terrorists

We have told the Trump administration that we will not do "no more " for it. When a team of crack USA soldiers neutralised Laden in his hideout in the early hours of May 2, 2011, it came to light that he had been living in Pakistan for quite some time, and about just a kilometre away from Pakistan Military Academy, where the best of Pakistan's armed forces are trained.

World Media Trump Fires HIV/AIDS Council in Its Entirety by FedEx Letter, Report Claims
Author: 0 Trump Fires HIV/AIDS Council in Its Entirety by FedEx Letter, Report Claims

The fired members of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS were all appointed to their posts during the Obama administration, according to The Washington Blade . "Changing the makeup of federal advisory committee members is a common occurrence during administration changes", she said. "Remaining HIV/AIDS council members booted by @ realDonaldTrump ".

World Media Dangerous Winter Storm Friday Into Saturday
Author: 0 Dangerous Winter Storm Friday Into Saturday

Snow will begin to pass through after the sunrise, and it is expected to last throughout the afternoon and early evening. We have a decent amount of snow on the way today! Currently, many roads and interstates are covered in snow and ice and have reduced visibilities due to blowing snow.

World Media Oil prices stay near high on strong USA refinery runs, China data
Author: 0 Oil prices stay near high on strong USA refinery runs, China data

The spread between the benchmarks widened throughout the year, as Brent responded to the drawdown in supply from major world producers while US output continued to grow. Libya's oil production was last put by officials at around one million bpd but exact figures are hard to obtain a country riven by factional conflict.

World Media Liberia Polls: Soccer Legend Weah, vp Boakai Face off
Author: 0 Liberia Polls: Soccer Legend Weah, vp Boakai Face off

Results will be announced progressively, though the elections commission has two weeks to give final results. "This transition is critical and if we succeed, if Liberia succeeds, West Africa succeeded and Africa succeeded", he said . Taylor is serving his 50-year prison sentence in the United Kingdom for war crimes related to the conflict in neighbouring Sierra Leone. They are selecting a victor between George Weah and Joseph Boakai to succeed Africa's first elected woman President Ellen ...

World Media Lindy Lou Layman's Inartful $300K First Date With Texas Lawyer
Author: 0 Lindy Lou Layman's Inartful $300K First Date With Texas Lawyer

In court, prosecutors said Layman was on a first date with Buzbee, according to KHOU-TV. Lindy Lou Layman a 29 year old Dallas femme fatale woman has found herself in a spot of bother after 'allegedly' destroying at least $300,000 worth of sculptures and original paintings belonging to a well-known Texas trial lawyer.

World Media Obama most admired man among Americans: Gallup poll
Author: 0 Obama most admired man among Americans: Gallup poll

Read their full exchange . Gallup also found that about 25 percent of Americans polled can not name a man or a woman they admire most . The incumbent president has won 58 of those times. Obama retaining his title this year is a bit unusual. Finally, the poll also points out that although Clinton took the No. 1 spot for women this year, the likelihood that she will retain this honor in the future remains uncertain and will be "challenging in coming years with her political career likely ...

World Media Kabul Bombing Kills At Least 6; ISIS Claims Responsibility
Author: 0 Kabul Bombing Kills At Least 6; ISIS Claims Responsibility

Security measures were boosted after a May 31 truck bomb attack near the German embassy in the diplomatic quarter that killed at least 150 people and wounded about 400 others. Qari Yusouf Ahmadi, a Taliban spokesman, claimed responsibility for the attack in Helmand. Last week, a group of Islamic State militants stormed an under construction building near training facility of the NDS in Afshar area in Kabul .

World Media Record-breaking Harry Kane surpasses Messi, Ronaldo
Author: 0 Record-breaking Harry Kane surpasses Messi, Ronaldo

The England star's treble against Burnley on December 23 moved him level on 36 with Alan Shearer and he never looked as though he was going to struggle with the expectation, beating the record, which had lasted for 22 years, in the 22nd minute as part of an huge performance.

World Media Kentucky woman killed by two pit bulls and husband hurt
Author: 0 Kentucky woman killed by two pit bulls and husband hurt

Police say Lorraine Brock Saylor was killed by the dogs as she was putting out bird seed at her home in Arjay, Kentucky. Steele said one dog died while the other got away. Lorraine Saylor suffered fatal injuries in the attack and was pronounced dead at the scene by the county coroner. The caller said they were pit bulls.

Author: 0 Israel Welcomes Guatemala's Announcement on Future Embassy Move

She spoke a day after Guatemala said it would move its embassy to the city, a move slammed by Palestinian officials as "shameful". Abbas on a visit to Paris urged France and Europe to play a stronger role in peace efforts, insisting he'll no longer accept any USA plans for Mideast peace because of the Trump's position on Jerusalem, which Palestinians see as the administration siding with Israel on the most sensitive issue in the conflict.

World Media Massive Lottery Ticket Win Sold in Mississauga
Author: 0 Massive Lottery Ticket Win Sold in Mississauga

If you or someone you know happened to be passing through the airport recently, then you might want to check the winning numbers, which were 5, 14, 28, 29, 32 and 38 . Sorak was at home when she checked her ticket online, Lottery officials said. Mr Griffin added: "We are also delighted to be ending the year with our 12th Lotto Jackpot victor of 2017".

World Media Census estimates released; Kentucky shows slight population growth
Author: 0 Census estimates released; Kentucky shows slight population growth

Wyoming saw the largest percentage decline. IL was one of eight states to lose population, and had the largest numeric decline, the Census Bureau said. However, roughly 8,300 more people left Wyoming than moved into the state. Meanwhile, Pennsylvania saw modest population growth of 18,400 people over the same time.

World Media Trump talked of rescinding Gorsuch nomination after criticism
Author: 0 Trump talked of rescinding Gorsuch nomination after criticism

Further, he accused the Washington Post of inventing the "unnamed sources". Indeed, Trump is said to have exploded over the apparent criticism from Gorsuch-prompting fears the Supreme Court Justice's confirmation would collapse. Scalia" is his widow, Maureen. McConnell made good on his promise to ensure the rest of the process went smoothly, and the Senate confirmed Gorsuch by a vote of 54-45 on April 7.

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