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by | March 25, 2018 | 01:37

After the Parkland shooting in Florida, many are calling for legislators to implement stricter gun laws. The superintendent revealed that schools in the district have had buckets of stones ready to use in their classrooms for two years, according to reports .

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:36

Elgar and Rabada (22) took their ninth wicket partnership to exactly 50 before the latter edged a Lyon (2-43) delivery to Smith at slip. It is also significant milestone for Morkel as he had announced that he would be retiring after the four-match series against the Aussies and it looked as if the paceman might not reach the 300-wickets mark.

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:32

Emirates Global Aluminium said it had saved over 70,000 kilowatt hours of electricity in the past year through weekly observance of Earth Hour . The UAE joined countries all over the world in marking Earth Hour on Saturday evening by switching off thousands of lights.

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:32

H.R. 1625 - the omnibus bill - is an bad piece of legislation that was rushed through in the dark of night by GOP leadership and it upsets me greatly that President Trump signed it. On "The Daily Briefing", Fox News politics editor Chris Stirewalt said the budgeting process for the Trump administration and this Congress "stinks", and it has been a continuation of a decade-long trend in Washington , D.C.

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:31

Leaarne Hollowood from Margaret River jumped out of bed to the scene when she heard about the whales on Friday morning. Authorities said they will continue to sweep the surrounding beaches by air and sea on Saturday. Researchers have yet to show a conclusive cause-and-effect relationship between noise pollution and beached G. macrorhynchus whales, but other mass-stranding events involving this species have happened during times of high human-made noise in the environment, according a ...

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:29

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Monday that he considers controlling Afrin city center as "the most important step" of Operation Olive Branch . The U.S. also has a diplomatic presence in Kobani. He also noted that the Turkish Red Crescent is now providing food support for between 10,000 and 20,000 residents in Eastern Ghouta every day.

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:31

In February, there was an hourslong shutdown when a Republican lawmaker delayed a funding bill to protest a hike in the US deficit. Rep. Peter King (R-Seaford) said Trump told him in a conversation at the St. US President Trump is declaring a victory of all of this and acknowledging the massive price tag saying in a tweet, "Had to waste money on Dem giveaways to take care of military pay increase and new equipment".

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:26

Further, recent SP defector-turned-BJP member Naresh Agarwal's son Nitin, still an SP MLA, may probably cross-vote for BJP. Meanwhile, BJP state president Mahendra Nath Pandey also expressed his happiness over the win and said, "This is the victory of democracy and it is for the welfare of Uttar Pradesh".

by | March 25, 2018 | 01:22

Asked by Cooper if Trump had tried to hand her money, Karen said 'He did, ' adding: 'I don't even know how to describe the look on my face'. She was flown out to a golf event in Lake Tahoe - the same event Stormy Daniels claimed as her first encounter with Trump .

by | March 25, 2018 | 00:58

Eastern Ghouta was once the most significant opposition bastion on the edge of Damascus, but beleaguered rebels are now left with less than 10% of their onetime stronghold. "Other civilians are leaving as well, people who were involved in opposition activities like media activists, medics, civil defence volunteers", she said, speaking from Lebanon's capital, Beirut.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:56

The app, “thisisyourdigitallife, ” offered a personality prediction, and billed itself on Facebook as “a research app used by psychologists.”. Cambridge Analytica, Kogan and Wylie all certified to Facebook that they had done so. A whistleblower revealed to the Observer how the firm used personal information taken without authorisation in early 2014 to build a system that could profile individual USA voters, in order to target them with personalised political advertisements.

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:53

In a statement on its website, the office of the U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said the USTR had filed a request for consultations with China at the World Trade Organization (WTO) to address "discriminatory technology licensing agreements".

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:50

McMaster and current CIA Director Mike Pompeo to replace Secretary of State Rex Tillerson - ousting two aides seen as tempering influences in favor of others who have advocated a hard-line approach to North Korea and fierce opposition to the Iran nuclear deal .

by | March 24, 2018 | 16:50

Trump once again blamed Democrats for the delay in finding a solution to DACA, an Obama-era program the president chose to end in September . The president cited military funding as the prime reason he changed his tune. The omnibus includes an increase of almost $1.5 billion in DOE clean energy funding, including a 14% increase to the renewable energy and efficiency office, and a 16% increase at the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E).

by | March 22, 2018 | 01:59

Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant announced the appointment, calling Hyde-Smith a "rock-solid conservative". She is the first woman to serve as agriculture commissioner in the largely rural state, and would be the first woman to represent MS in Congress.

by | March 22, 2018 | 01:58

The military said that the operation had removed a major threat to Israel and the region. Several months after the strike, the U.S. announced that intelligence indicated the site was a nuclear reactor with military goal. Israel did its best to prevent any leak to the media, which could lead to worldwide opposition to the strike, but Peretz still shared the intelligence with the US.

by | March 22, 2018 | 01:59

Due to this the National Weather Service has issued Winter Storm Warnings for Blair, Bedford, Cambria, and Huntingdon counties until 8:00 PM. Highs will remain in the 30s. Those changes include, warmer temperatures, higher humidity, and increase in cloud cover. Late Saturday and into Sunday a low pressure system will cross to our south.

by | March 22, 2018 | 01:51

Leaders from Nigeria and South Africa were absent on Wednesday as leaders from 44 African countries signed an agreement to form a $2.5 trillion continental free-trade zone. These "surely will be counted among the most important actions" that the Assembly of the AU, that brings together the heads of state and government of the UA, has ever taken, in the opinion of experts.

by | March 22, 2018 | 01:49

The Trump administration on Monday banned all use by Americans of Venezuelan cryptocurrency, saying that its introduction is meant to skirt US sanctions . "It's not going to be easy to execute", Cabello said in a press conference in Caracas. As reported previously, Venezuelan president first announced the 'Petro' , a digital currency backed by Venezuela's massive oil reserves as a means to combat U.S.

by | March 22, 2018 | 01:43

Jordan's antagonist Erik Killmonger, and Letitia Wright's brilliant Shuri. More than a month after its release, Black Panther is showing no signs of losing steam with its historic box office run-and now it's shattered a new online record.

by | March 22, 2018 | 01:34

During a press briefing on Tuesday, Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders responded to a question asking if the White House believed the election was "free and fair". He complained in a documentary released online by Russian state television on March 7 - two weeks before the country's elections - that the U.S. was "unpredictable", though he called Mr Trump a potential partner.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:13

American Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:AMID) has risen 15.28% since March 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.64% the S&P500. Clearbridge Investments LLC owned 1.27% of Enable Midstream Partners worth $78,193,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:16

In one of the most glaring splits with his outgoing top diplomat, Trump has threatened to withdraw from the nuclear accord unless Washington's negotiating partners in Europe agree to stricter enforcement terms. "In case some European countries are following steps to put non-nuclear sanctions against Iran in order to please the American president, they will be making a big mistake and they will see the direct result of that on the nuclear deal", Abbas Araqchi said, according to state media.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:13

The killing was a "heinous crime carried out by Daesh terrorist gangs", Najiha Abdul-Amir al-Shimari, the head of Iraq's Martyrs Establishment, told reporters, using an Arabic acronym for the group. "Masih is an individual". "We had been saying that we neither have the evidence of them being alive nor the evidence of them being dead. We are not like some governments, which conclude that "missing" means "believed to be killed", she said.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:11

Afterward, the U.S President held two charts and started enumerating the deals Saudi Arabia signed with the United States, which range from ships to missile defense to planes and fighting vehicles. The Saudis and their allies are fighting Iran-backed Houthi rebels, but worldwide organizations have harshly criticized the coalition's airstrikes and blockading of Yemeni ports for contributing to thousands of civilian deaths and a humanitarian catastrophe.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:09

U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves heard arguments Tuesday before granting the clinic's immediate request for a temporary restraining order that would block the law during the legal fight. The judge said a stay was justified because the MS law's proposed 15-week limit is outside of the medical consensus about when fetus becomes vital, raising questions about whether it violates the U.S.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:00

Pennsylvania Congressional Map to be used in the November 2018 midterm elections. . In the Supreme Court's order, the only actual action was to deny a request for a delay of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court decision and the use of its version of the map pending the filing later of a formal appeal.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:48

Australia is fully committed to backing ASEAN as the strategic convenor of the region, Turnbull stated. The prime minister said this was because as terrorist threats could cross borders, certain information might not be important to one country, but might be useful and vital to others.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:48

Local TV station ABC15 identified the victim as 49-year-old Elaine Herzberg . The accident happened around 10 p.m. on Sunday evening. The woman who also had a number of drug related arrests graduated from Apache Junction High School in 1985.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:47

Trump also said the plan would crack down on global and domestic illicit drug supply chains. President Trump is expected to lay out his plan to combat the opioid crisis during a speech in Manchester, New Hampshire. New Hampshire has been hit particularly hard by opioid and drug abuse. "But the ultimate penalty has to be the death penalty". "They're going to have to make sure that their fiscal policies align with their outcomes and goals if they're going to be successful", said Dr.