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World Michigan Attorney General to investigate Michigan State Univ.
Author: 0 Michigan Attorney General to investigate Michigan State Univ.

Schuette assembled a team and selected William Forsyth, independent special prosecutor, to lead the investigation. "I've instructed my department this is priority one - this investigation". Asked if he is concerned about the future of the university and his team, Izzo said, "No". He said he "cooperated with every investigation". "We've got to get to work, we literally have thousands of police reports to review", Etue said.

World Grammys 2018: Hillary Clinton reads 'Fire and Fury' in segment
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Hillary Clinton participated in a skit among different stars auditioning to narrate " Fire and Fury " during the 60th annual Grammy Awards in New York City on Sunday. Clinton's appearance set off a wave of comments on Twitter . The sketch did not go over well with Nikki Haley , the U.S. Ambassador to the UN.

World Explosions and Gunfire Heard Near Kabul's Main Military University
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Eyewitnesses told foreign news agencies that gunfire and explosions were heard near the academy. The security forces have cordoned off the area. Basir Mujahid, a spokesman for the Kabul police, said the attack was on a military unit close to the university and not the university itself.

World Death toll in Kabul bombing rises to 103
Author: 0 Death toll in Kabul bombing rises to 103

Masoom Stanekzai, head of Afghanistan's main intelligence agency, said: 'This is not a civil war, this is a terrorist war imposed on the Afghan people. A security alert issued on Sunday warned that the Islamic State group - which claimed a deadly attack on Save the Children's office in Afghanistan's east on Wednesday - was planning to attack supermarkets and shops in Kabul frequented by foreigners.

World Jay-Z and Kendrick Lamar, Grammy favorites
Author: 0 Jay-Z and Kendrick Lamar, Grammy favorites

The 60th grammy Awards will be held on Sunday. Though it keeps its edges intact, Lorde's Melodrama is the closest thing to a pure pop record on the list - which could help it benefit from vote-splitting - though Mars' album comes close enough to count.

World Trump denies trying to fire Mueller over Russian probe
Author: 0 Trump denies trying to fire Mueller over Russian probe

President Donald Trump , commenting for the first time on reports that he tried to fire special counsel Robert Mueller in June, called the story "fake news". Jeff Flake (R-AZ), two vocal critics of the President, said that they were not anxious that Trump would actually try to remove Mueller. The investigation doesn't seem to be letting up anytime soon, and will more than likely cause Trump to do something rash (because you know, he has nothing to hide).

World Man dies in Mumbai's hospital due to medical negligence
Author: 0 Man dies in Mumbai's hospital due to medical negligence

The man, identified as Mr Rajesh Maru , was accompanying his elderly relative into the MRI room when the incident happened. Solanki said the ward boy told them that the oxygen cylinder could be carried inside the MRI room despite the objection raised by the patient's family members.

World Andy McCarthy: Donald Trump Should Refuse Mueller Interview
Author: 0 Andy McCarthy: Donald Trump Should Refuse Mueller Interview

Former FBI Special Agent Rangappa wrote about the implications for the Russian Federation investigation of the alleged pressure by Sessions on Wray to reassign or fire FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe (who has announced he will retire ) and General Counsel James Baker (who has been reassigned ).

World Revolutionary Guards clash with Daesh in western Iran
Author: 0 Revolutionary Guards clash with Daesh in western Iran

The commander went on to say three IRGC forces were martyred in the operation . Afterwards, Iran tracked down and killed several suspected militants, and over the past few months, authorities have announced the arrest of dozens of Daesh suspects in several regions.

World U.S. soldiers using Fitbit accidentally map sensitive military sites
Author: 0 U.S. soldiers using Fitbit accidentally map sensitive military sites

But on the heatmap, you can see which buildings are most used, or the jogging routes of soldiers. Sites that experts believe are shown by Strava's map include a suspected Central Intelligence Agency base in Mogadishu, Patriot site in Yemen, US special operations base in the Sahel, and a site in Syria where the US military is suspected of building a base.

Author: 0 Kabul in mourning as more than 100 confirmed dead after ambulance bomb

The attacker drove an ambulance filled with explosives and was able to race through a security checkpoint by saying he was transferring a patient to a hospital. As Afghanistan mourned another deadly attack Sunday - one that raises questions about the potential for stability in the region - a top American general says United States victory in Afghanistan is still a possibility.

World Trump apologizes for retweeting anti-Muslim videos
Author: 0 Trump apologizes for retweeting anti-Muslim videos

The US president told Good Morning Britain presenter Piers Morgan that he "knows nothing" about the organisation and was driven by his belief in fighting radical Islamic terror. Trump can plausibly deny that he understood Britain First at the time of the retweets, but his claim to continued cluelessness is quite a stretch, considering the amount of coverage the retweets received in the United States.

World 60th Annual Grammy Awards held Sunday
Author: 0 60th Annual Grammy Awards held Sunday

It's hard to believe that the masterminds behind such iconic songs as Bohemian Rhapsody and We Will Rock You have never taken home a gramophone. Taylor Swift , a member of the Time's Up movement and one of the Silence Breakers who was awarded "Time's Person of the Year" last December, is expected to speak about bringing sexual harassment issues to the public eye.

World Coutinho gets first Barca start vs. Alaves
Author: 0 Coutinho gets first Barca start vs. Alaves

As always Leo Messi will lead the Barca attack and the Argentinean, who is top scorer in the Liga Santander with 19 league goals so far this campaign praised the arrival of Ernesto Valverde as coach at the start of the season. Meanwhile, Phillipe Coutinho will make his league debut at some point on Sunday after an impressing first appearance in the Cup on Thursday night.

Author: 0 UK Intends Brexit Transition Period Deal in March

The post-Brexit transition could now apparently be stretched out to three years. Rees-Mogg warned the Government against delivering "Brino" - Brexit in name only. "And I was right", President Trump said. A push to extend the transition period is likely to be met with a fierce backlash from Conservative Brexiteers, including Jacob Rees-Mogg who said this week that Britain risks becoming a "vassal state" during transition.

Author: 0 Super Bowl Experience is the go-to event for many football fans

Rob Gronkowski walks off the field after an injury in the second quarter during the AFC Championship Game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Gillette Stadium on January 21 , 2018 in Foxborough, Massachusetts. There haven't been any signs Gronkowski won't play in the Super Bowl, but until he's cleared there will be some concern. The term "faceless opponent" has been used over and over inside the Philadelphia Eagles locker room this week.

World Rubio fires chief of staff over 'improper conduct' claims
Author: 0 Rubio fires chief of staff over 'improper conduct' claims

Reed previously worked as Rubio's campaign manager for his 2016 re-election bid. Rubio said he had flown to Washington to fire him in person. "Immediately upon receiving this complaint, I along with our General Counsel, began an investigation of this matter".

World Royal Rumble 2018 Storylines: Who will make history on Sunday?
Author: 0 Royal Rumble 2018 Storylines: Who will make history on Sunday?

Wrestler A.J. Styles will face pair Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn for the WWE Championship title. Bryan retired nearly two years ago due to concussions, but clearly wants to wrestle again and remains enormously popular with fans. Lesnar has been positioned as nigh invincible, waiting for be vanquished as his cache has grown. The concept of the Royal Rumble is foreign to Nakamura as one-on-one competition is prided over all others in his native Japan.

World Finnish President Sauli Niinisto set for second term
Author: 0 Finnish President Sauli Niinisto set for second term

According to latest reports, Niinisto's closest rival, Pekka Haavisto of the Greens of Finland, has received only 10.9 percent of the votes yet. "I must think hard how to be worthy of it", 69-year-old Niinisto, who is known for cultivating good relations with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, told reporters.

World Trump urged to halt criticism of Mueller's Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 Trump urged to halt criticism of Mueller's Russian Federation probe

Collins said it would certainly "not hurt" for Congress to approve added protections for Mueller given the recent media reports. Thom Tillis (R-N.C.) and Chris Coons (D-Del.) would only allow the firing of a special counsel in the event of "misconduct, dereliction of duty, incapacity, or conflict of interest".

World Melania Trump 'flies back after dodging Donald'
Author: 0 Melania Trump 'flies back after dodging Donald'

The White House did not immediately respond to a request from CNN for comment on the first lady's trip and museum visit. The same insider claimed that after Melania found out that Trump had an affair with the porn star and then allegedly had his lawyer to cover this whole mess up with a $130,000 payoff, she became extremely embarrassed about this situation.

World Olympics: IOC confirms 169 Russians cleared to compete in Pyeongchang
Author: 0 Olympics: IOC confirms 169 Russians cleared to compete in Pyeongchang

Ryding has been steadily improving in recent years and nearly made another trip to the podium in Stockholm in the parallel slalom, but finished an agonising fourth, just 0.06s off a bronze medal. As part of the aftermath, 11 Russian athletes received lifetime bans . The U.S. team will also include promising young talent, phenoms such as 17-year-old snowboarder Chloe Kim, 17-year-old short track speedskater Maame Biney and 18-year-old figure skater Nathan Chen .

World Graham shows support for Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling
Author: 0 Graham shows support for Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling

The New York Times reported on Thursday that Trump ordered White House counsel Donald McGahn to fire Mueller in June but backed down after McGahn threatened to resign rather than carry out the order. The lawyer did not issue an ultimatum directly to the president but told then White House chief of staff Reince Priebus and then chief strategist Steve Bannon he wanted to quit because he was "fed up with the president", the person said.

World Attacker driving ambulance packed with explosives kills dozens in Kabul
Author: 0 Attacker driving ambulance packed with explosives kills dozens in Kabul

The US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Saturday night that all countries that support peace in Afghanistan must take a stand against the Taliban . In recent months the Taliban has conducted similar attacks across the capital, including last week's strike on a luxury hotel, where more than 20 people were killed.

World Military aircraft catches fire during takeoff at Nellis AFB
Author: 0 Military aircraft catches fire during takeoff at Nellis AFB

The Australian Government Department of Defence said in a statement Saturday that the incident involved an EA-18G Growler during an exercise. An official for the base would only say a takeoff was aborted without giving further information until after an investigation.

World Kimmel books Stormy Daniels on night of State of the Union
Author: 0 Kimmel books Stormy Daniels on night of State of the Union

Despite the denials, Daniels' name is back in the headlines, and bringing her unwanted attention. Dr. Frank Stile, who owns the shop, spoke to Inside Edition about Daniels' treatment. She also addressed the biggest misunderstanding about her. "She says one time he made her sit with him for three hours watching 'shark week.' Another time he had her spank him with a Forbes magazine".

World President of Planned Parenthood Cecile Richards steps down
Author: 0 President of Planned Parenthood Cecile Richards steps down

In a statement emailed to CNBC, a spokeswoman for Planned Parenthood said , "Cecile plans to discuss 2018 and the next steps for Planned Parenthood's future at the upcoming board meeting". "I will be leaving the organization well-positioned to serve and fight for our patients for a century more". Her remarks came after the release of recorded sting videos by the Center for Medical Progress, an anti-abortion group, according to NPR.

World Davis backs European Union proposals on managing UK's Brexit transition
Author: 0 Davis backs European Union proposals on managing UK's Brexit transition

And we will be able to do so much more with them, when we are an independent trading nation, outside of the EU. The EU has proposed that Britain effectively remain in all of its existing structures, including the single market and customs union, until the end of 2020 while losing its say on EU policy.

World Modi government calls for all-party meet ahead of Budget session
Author: 0 Modi government calls for all-party meet ahead of Budget session

The all-Party meeting was attended by Union Minister for Home Affairs Rajnath Singh , Union Minister for Finance Arun Jaitley , Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs and Statistics Programme Implementation Vijay Goel, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs and Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Arjun Ram Meghwal, along with other Ministers.

World Jimmy Kimmel To Interview Stormy Daniels After Trump Incident
Author: 0 Jimmy Kimmel To Interview Stormy Daniels After Trump Incident

She broke with protocol by not moving into the White House for six months, ostensibly due to their 10-year old son's school schedule, but more likely to avoid The Donald. Earlier in the week Grisham praised Mrs. Trump for keeping her "composure despite unprecedented attacks against her husband, her son, and her husband".

World Man in India Dies After Getting Sucked Into an MRI Machine
Author: 0 Man in India Dies After Getting Sucked Into an MRI Machine

His hand got allegedly stuck in the machine along with the cylinder, triggering a massive oxygen leak. Maru's hand was wedged between the MRI machine and the cylinder, with the magnetic field making it impossible to pull away. "However, the wardboy told us that the MRI machine was not switched on.", he said. But as soon as Rajesh entered with the cylinder, it turned out that the machine was on.

World 10 tourists face pornography charges in Cambodia over 'dirty dancing'
Author: 0 10 tourists face pornography charges in Cambodia over 'dirty dancing'

The group, which includes five Britons, were arrested on Thursday when officers raided a rented villa in the tourist hotspot of Siem Reap, and could face a year in jail if convicted. We don't know why we've been arrested - we're getting different stories from different people'. One of those arrested was New Zealander Paul Martin Brasch, who appears to have been living in Cambodia and working in tourism.

World 5 dead after shooting at Melcroft, Fayette County
Author: 0 5 dead after shooting at Melcroft, Fayette County

Four of the victims were pronounced dead at the scene, while another died at a hospital. The bodies were found at or near a auto wash in the town. Police said the bodies of three men and two women were found at or near a vehicle wash in Melcroft at about 3 a.m.

World This year, White House mentions Jews in Holocaust Memorial Day statement
Author: 0 This year, White House mentions Jews in Holocaust Memorial Day statement

Mr Cruddas said: " Holocaust Memorial Day is an important opportunity for people across the country to reflect on the tragic events". We also express our solidarity towards the survivors of the Holocaust and celebrate the acts of courage of those valiant and selfless people who made a decision to take a stance against evil, with all the dire consequences this entailed.

World Foreign fighters join YPG fight against Turkey in Afrin
Author: 0 Foreign fighters join YPG fight against Turkey in Afrin

A USA official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said Trump values his relationship with Erdogan, but conceded that the US has limited leverage and that the administration is unlikely to commit more troops or covert operators to Syria , even if Turkey makes a move from Afrin to Manbij .

World Aunt: Kentucky school shooting victim 'salt of the Earth'
Author: 0 Aunt: Kentucky school shooting victim 'salt of the Earth'

One media report noted that a junior at the High School, Taylor Droke, was running late to school and arrived when students were pouring out of the doors. Schweit, a former senior F.B.I. official, told the New York Times . This one resulted in two deaths of 15-year-olds, and 18 injuries, some serious.

World NFL Pro Bowl returns to Orlando this weekend
Author: 0 NFL Pro Bowl returns to Orlando this weekend

Darren McMullen on the journey across America to find a team of his own in USA Network's 'NFL Football Fanatic'. - Defensively, it's a little bit tougher for the All Stars of the NFC defense to put on a show for the fans given the strict rules of the Pro Bowl .