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World Media On day to 'march for our lives,' rival rallies and competing views
Author: 0 On day to 'march for our lives,' rival rallies and competing views

Large rallies with crowds estimated in the tens of thousands in some cases also unfolded in such cities as Boston; New York; Los Angeles; Chicago; Houston; Fort Worth, Texas; Minneapolis; and Parkland, Florida, the site of the February 14 attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that left 17 people dead.

World Media Former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont detained in Germany
Author: 0 Former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont detained in Germany

According to the lawyer, the German police are now carrying out all the necessary checks within the framework of the European arrest warrant . Around 55,000 pro-independence marchers took to the streets of the Catalan capital to show their support for the 55-year-old and to protest his arrest.

World Media British PM Theresa May welcomes confirmed EU Brexit transition offer
Author: 0 British PM Theresa May welcomes confirmed EU Brexit transition offer

As she left the leaders' summit in Brussels , Theresa May said she believed there was a "new dynamic" to the negotiations, and reiterated her commitment to offer answers on the Irish border. The Institute of Directors' Allie Renison said: "With the clock ticking and a fairly short implementation period, it is essential that we move into substantive trade negotiations as quickly as possible".

World Media Police arrest suspect wanted in beating of autistic man in Mississauga
Author: 0 Police arrest suspect wanted in beating of autistic man in Mississauga

Peel regional police Insp. "He is going to be appearing before the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton..." "Thanks to your willingness to get involved, the child is now safe and the mother is in police custody". Police said the two students, who attend Southwest Middle School, were walking to school near Turner Square Plaza when Benjamin allegedly exposed himself.

World Media Bombing ahead of Egypt vote kills two policemen in Alexandria
Author: 0 Bombing ahead of Egypt vote kills two policemen in Alexandria

The General is the security chief for the coastal Egyptian city. A policeman died on Saturday in a bomb attack in Egypt's Alexandria which hit a convoy of the city's security chief, officials said. Security authorities in Egypt are intensifying military operations against the group and are also tightening security across the nation in the lead-up to the presidential polls.

World Media Activists and lawmakers react to Trump's transgender military ban
Author: 0 Activists and lawmakers react to Trump's transgender military ban

The memo defined the transgender ban as applying to individuals or "those who may require substantial medical treatment, including through medical drugs or surgery". "We will never stop fighting this discriminatory policy until every current and future transgender service member is treated equally and respected fully for their bravery".

World Media North Korea and South Korea to talk next week
Author: 0 North Korea and South Korea to talk next week

The March 29 talks will precede musical performances in Pyongyang in early April by a group of South Korean singers making a reciprocal visit after the North sent performers to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. President Trump's decision to agree to denuclearization talks by the end of May caught allies and adversaries by surprise. It criticized current and former officials and experts in the US and Japan, along with conservatives in South Korea, for suggesting Pyongyang is feeling the ...

World Media Judge temporarily blocks 15-week abortion ban
Author: 0 Judge temporarily blocks 15-week abortion ban

The Center for Reproductive Rights and Jackson Women's Health Organization filed suit yesterday afternoon challenging the constitutionality of the law, shortly after the governor signed the bill, which took effect immediately. "There are only a few clinics left to serve patients who need abortion care even as we speak, and with HB 1510 targeting the lone remaining clinic in MS, a scarce health service will become even more so".

World Media Trump
Author: 0 Trump "Furious" After Mystery Aide Leaks His Putin Briefing to the Press

Trump's move to congratulate Putin for securing a fourth term in power drew swift criticism for breaking a taboo among western leaders. It comes as Trump and White House officials are said to be fuming over a leak of Trump's briefing materials for the Tuesday call, in which aides warned Trump against congratulating Putin.

World Media Trump Readies a Hefty Penalty on China
Author: 0 Trump Readies a Hefty Penalty on China

But saying it's unclear if we'll see such a proposal is an understatement. "There's no indication by the USTR as to how this is going to work". Coming full circle back to the tariffs, the White House must leverage them to eliminate overcapacity in the steel industry or we will be back in the emergency department yet again.

World Media Uber Self-Driving Car Death: What We Know
Author: 0 Uber Self-Driving Car Death: What We Know

The Volvo XC90 crossover test vehicle was fitted with Uber-developed autonomous software and hardware created to detect and avoid impacts and to accelerate, brake, and steer on its own. It must be noted that while the Uber vehicle was in full autonomous mode, the Tesla was in semi-autonomous mode, requiring the driver to be ready to take over at any moment.

World Media Two men injured in fourth Texas explosion
Author: 0 Two men injured in fourth Texas explosion

Austin Police Chief Brian Manley said they are looking into whether the bomb was triggered when someone handled, kicked or came in contact with a trip wire. But the victims on Sunday's explosion were two white men, leaving open the question of whether the victims' identities matter to the bombmaker. "Again do not approach items like that, but instead call 911 to report it so we can go out and make sure it's safe".

World Media Florida State handles Missouri, 67-54, in first round
Author: 0 Florida State handles Missouri, 67-54, in first round

Frericks scored just two points on 1-of-2 shooting but grabbed nine rebounds. Leading scorer and rebounder Terance Mann did leave the game after slipping to the floor in the second half and did not return. "We went through a few possessions where they scored like, bang, bang, bang, and it was right back to 13", Jontay Porter said. Michael Porter, Jr ., a freshman forward, finished with 16 points and 10 rebounds in his third and probably last collegiate game.

World Media U.S. seeks real action from Pakistan on militant groups
Author: 0 U.S. seeks real action from Pakistan on militant groups

An Afghan police officer said the attacker killed three civilians and wounded five more in the eastern part of the capital. Earlier this week, top US commander in Afghanistan John Nicholson said security in Kabul would be "the main effort" for worldwide powers helping Afghan defense and security forces.

World Media Greece: 15 migrants killed in worst accident in months
Author: 0 Greece: 15 migrants killed in worst accident in months

So far this year, there have been close to 4,000 migrants arriving by sea in the Greek islands, according to figures from the United Nations refugee agency, the UNHCR. There still has been no solution on the Greek side, with migrants and refugees still penned up in island holding camps that are often the scene of clashes among migrant groups.

World Media Terrorists attack BJP leader in Srinagar, gunfight underway
Author: 0 Terrorists attack BJP leader in Srinagar, gunfight underway

Security forces have cordoned off the Khanmoh area in Pulwama district after the terror attack. The attempt was foiled by police personnel accompanying Khan. "The area has been cordoned off by police and security forces and is being searched. militants are hold up", police said in a statement. He said the incident stands testimony to the fact that the separatists and the militants along with their supporters are anxious of the developments in the Kashmir region.

World Media Irish PM role in Trump wind fight
Author: 0 Irish PM role in Trump wind fight

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin also said that the Taoiseach should have been more "transparent" about his plans. "We had a really good meeting earlier on talking about some important issues...talking about trade, I'm an optimist on that one", stated Prime Minister Varadkar.

World Media Treasury Department hits Russian Federation with sanctions over 2016 election meddling
Author: 0 Treasury Department hits Russian Federation with sanctions over 2016 election meddling

The attack had all the fingerprints of a Russian spy operation, especially in its use of a military-grade nerve agent developed by Russia and banned by an worldwide treaty on chemical weapons. Officials said it was initially targeted at Ukraine but was allowed to "propagate recklessly without bounds" and caused an estimated $10bn in damage around the world, making it the most damaging cyber-attack in history.

World Media Lahore blast: Seven killed and many injured in explosion in Raiwind
Author: 0 Lahore blast: Seven killed and many injured in explosion in Raiwind

He "sought a report from Inspector General Police" and directed the authorities to provide "best possible medical facilities and treatment to the injured persons", read a statement issued by the provincial government. In February a year ago, 18 people were killed, including several police officials, and more than 80 wounded in a suicide attack during a protest on a busy intersection of Lahore .

World Media US did not 'deserve' Trump presidency, says Hillary Clinton during India visit
Author: 0 US did not 'deserve' Trump presidency, says Hillary Clinton during India visit

Perhaps Hillary needs to coordinate her message better with that of former Vice President Joe Biden, who once said that a person could not go into a Dunkin Donuts without dealing with a clerk with an "Indian accent". "Is that the commentary of someone who feels good about themselves, their lives, and their future?" The incident took place at the Jahaj Maha Place in Mandu, where Clinton lost her balance on more than one occasion despite her aides acting as fulcrums from the sides.

World Media Trump, in California, warns of 'bedlam' without border wall
Author: 0 Trump, in California, warns of 'bedlam' without border wall

While viewing the designs, Trump said he has a strong preference for a border wall that would allow law enforcement to see through into Mexico . The hundreds expected at the San Ysidro rally will also hold up California immigration policies as ones that should be emulated on a national level - the same policies that have raised the ire of the Trump administration.

World Media Kate Middleton Is Throwing Meghan Markle's Epic Bachelorette Party
Author: 0 Kate Middleton Is Throwing Meghan Markle's Epic Bachelorette Party

With the Royal Wedding inching closer (May 19, mark your calendars!), it seems bride-to-be Meghan Markle is already gearing up for her matrimonial moment with her fashion choices. The queen wore a gorgeous burgundy coat and hat to the Commonwealth services at Westminster. Markle's hat is designed by Stephen Jones . Town and Country magazine described Markle's appearance at the event as a " striking display of British patriotism ", noting that she sang along to the national anthem of ...

World Media Alabama Basketball: Tide in 'Big Dance' with record number of SEC teams
Author: 0 Alabama Basketball: Tide in 'Big Dance' with record number of SEC teams

Those two are averaging 12.6 points per game each, while Joshua Langford is scoring 11.7 points per night. The Tigers now have a 23-9 record and an RPI of No. The victor of No. 7 Texas A&M (20-12) and No. 10 Providence (21-13) awaits in a potential second-round matchup for UNC, which was sent to Charlotte instead of Duke.

World Media Syria army cuts off largest town in Ghouta
Author: 0 Syria army cuts off largest town in Ghouta

On Friday a United Nations convoy was able to successfully deliver aid to the area, after previous deliveries were halted by shelling. Syrian troops on Saturday cut off the largest town in Eastern Ghouta from the rest of the rebel-held enclave which is now split in three, a monitor said.

World Media President Trump's Military Parade Planned for Veteran's Day
Author: 0 President Trump's Military Parade Planned for Veteran's Day

Trump has discussed a parade to show off military strength since he paid a visit to Paris last July and observed the French Bastille Day parade . But he said there would be "wheeled vehicles only, no tanks" in order to protect the roads of Washington. The Joint Staff is in charge of organizing the event, while the Northern Command will execute it on the day of.

World Media TODAY'S FORECAST: Mostly cloudy, chance of isolated snow showers
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Monday , the high will be near 47 with mostly sunny skies, the weather service said. Wind: N 15-20 miles per hour. Night: Cloudy with a 30 percent chance for snow. Sunny, with a high near 41. Having sidestepped the nor'easter that bullied its way through the northeast, folks in Northern Virginia can't exactly breathe easy.

World Media What time is Daylight Savings 2018?
Author: 0 What time is Daylight Savings 2018?

However, from November to March, our mornings would be significantly darker. In 1918 President Woodrow Wilson signed into law a "Fast Time" bill, but it was repealed a few months later. "Indiana was on standard time year-round, but companies hated the confusion and lost business because of it. Companies didnt want to locate to Indiana".

World Media Conrad is Meghalaya CM, Biplab named for Tripura
Author: 0 Conrad is Meghalaya CM, Biplab named for Tripura

Of the eleven ministers who took oath, four are from then Mukul Sangma-led Meghalaya United Alliance (MUA-II) government. His 11-member team includes Prestone Tynsong , Sniawbhalang Dhar , Comingone Ymbon , Conrad's brother James PK Sangma, Lakhmen Rymbui, Kyrmen Shylla , Metbah Lyngdoh , Banteidor Lyngdoh , Hamlet Dohling, Samlin Malngiang and AL Hek.

World Media Sessions in Sacramento: California, 'we have a problem'
Author: 0 Sessions in Sacramento: California, 'we have a problem'

This is the law that turned California into a " sanctuary state " by limiting the circumstances in which state and local law enforcement agencies can cooperate with immigration officials. SAD! "This is really unprecedented,"said Brown after Sessions' speech, "for the chief law enforcement officer of the United States to come out to California and act more like Fox News ".

World Media United States to prevent 2018 election interference
Author: 0 United States to prevent 2018 election interference

Trump didn't expand on how the US would counteract Russian efforts to sow discord when asked about Moscow's electoral interference during a joint press conference with Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven. Trump mentioned that his daughter and White House adviser, Ivanka Trump, recently watched the US defeat Sweden's men's curling team at the Olympic Games last month in South Korea.

World Media France To Change Age Of Consent To 15 Following Rape Uproar
Author: 0 France To Change Age Of Consent To 15 Following Rape Uproar

French officials will create a legal age of consent, changing the country's law to classify sex with someone younger than 15 as rape, regardless of whether physical force is used. In November, a 30-year-old man was acquitted of the rape of an 11-year-old girl after the court determined she had not been subjected to "constraint, threat, violence or surprise".

World Media Woman screams 'I am God' on flight from SFO to Idaho
Author: 0 Woman screams 'I am God' on flight from SFO to Idaho

Boise police confirmed that officers responded to reports of an "unruly passenger" aboard the flight. They are now conducting medical and physical evaluations before sending her case to the local prosecutor to determine potential charges, a spokesperson from the Boise Police Department told CBS .

World Media Geneva Motor Show: Toyota Auris
Author: 0 Geneva Motor Show: Toyota Auris

It marks a revolution in the way the company designs, engineers and manufactures vehicles, and is integral to the companys mission to build ever better cars that are more stylish, more enjoyable to drive and even safer. Importantly, the overall height of the new hatchback has been reduced by some 25 mm, whilst the cowl height of the vehicle is a significant 47 mm lower than that of the current model.

World Media N gains control of Senate, say media
Author: 0 N gains control of Senate, say media

Bizenjo, elected as the province's chief minister following a no-confidence against the PML-N led provincial government on January 13, has said that his party is willing to hold talks with all parties in the larger interest of their province.

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