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World Philippine chief justice takes leave, not resign
Author: 0 Philippine chief justice takes leave, not resign

Sereno is facing an impeachment complaint filed by lawyer Larry Gadon who accused her of violation of the Constitution, betrayal of public trust and corruption. A vote of at least one-third of the members of the House, or 98 out of 292 congressmen, will then kick off an impeachment trial at the Senate, which will determine whether Ms Sereno is guilty or not.

World Ex-Bihar CM Jitan Ram Manjhi quits NDA, joins Bihar grand alliance
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He made the announcement after the leader of opposition Tejashwi Prasad Yadav and eldest son of Lalu Prasad and former health minister Tejpratap Yadav called on him at his Strand road residence here this morning. The soft-spoken Manjhi, however, clearly told them that he would not change his mind, said a HAM leader. But access to this vote will give RJD and Congress a foothold in the Mahadalit vote bank, assiduously nurtured by Nitish over the past 15 years - preparing the ground for a ...

World Lawmakers to meet with President Trump on gun laws
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When asked if the legislation should be reconsidered in its current form, Ryan said: "We obviously think the Senate should take our whole bill but if the Senate can not do that then we'll discuss and cross that bridge when we get to it". Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer on Monday said Mr. Cornyn's bill is not enough and called for a measure that would expand the checks themselves to cover almost all gun sales.

Author: 0 N.Korean delegation returns home after Winter Olympics

Kim Yong Chol, who Seoul believes masterminded two attacks in 2010 that killed 50 South Koreans, was in South Korea for the end of the Olympics. The measures - aimed at disrupting North Korean shipping companies and vessels - are aimed to heighten pressure on North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, a USA treasury department statement said.

World North Carolina Man Broadcasts His Own Killing On Facebook Live
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Police have not announced any relationship between Colson and Robinson. In the seconds leading up to his death on Monday , Prentis was talking on Facebook Live about his desire to move from Charlotte to Atlanta, when suddenly a figure in a blue jacket appears in the frame.

World ANCYL 'disappointed' with Ramaphosa's new Cabinet
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South Africa's new President Cyril Ramaphosa has reshuffled the cabinet to bring reformers to several key ministries while axing graft-tainted allies of ex-leader Jacob Zuma . On 13 February the ruling African National Congress (ANC) announced that Jacob Zuma had refused a request to resign as president and that it meant to recall him.

World Lashkar militant killed in encounter with security forces in Kashmir's Bandipora district
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An unidentified militant was killed in the gunfight, police said adding the firing has stopped now. On the basis of the arms recovered, prima facie it looks the dead militant belonged to Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT). Since the body was already in the village, a request was made to the villagers to handover the body to police. Such malicious campaign indicates designs of mischief mongers to exploit the situation.

World Draw for Hockey World Cup 2018 in Odisha announced
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India will meet South Africa on the opening day, Belgium on December 2. World no.1 and the defending champions Australia make the Pool B along with England, Ireland and China, while four-time champions Pakistan were drawn against 2017 European Champions Netherlands in the Pool D .

World On Saudi Arabia's military shake-up
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It introduced the 5 percent value-added tax on January 1 alongside higher fees for foreign workers and subsidy cuts that drove up fuel and electricity prices. A member of the Saudi forces stands to a... Prince Turki bin Talal was appointed new deputy governor of the south-west Asir province. He has also appointed Tamadar Bin Yusef to Ramah Deputy Minister of Labour and Social Development, an unprecedented high-level government position for a woman in conservative kingdom.

World Ongoing threats stretch resources of area schools, police
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Petersburg police. We want to emphasize that local, state, and federal law enforcement take all threats seriously and investigate each incident. Police Chief Dave Bartels said after notification earlier in the day, officers believed the threat to be "credible enough" to put the students on lockdown.

World Vegas Golden Knights make three moves ahead of National Hockey League trade deadline
Author: 0 Vegas Golden Knights make three moves ahead of National Hockey League trade deadline

Kings coach John Stevens calls Vegas the best transition team in the league, and the Golden Knights showed why on their first two goals. The Kings will try to get out of their two-game losing slump. Then they started patiently with their power play in overtime, working the puck around until Brown found Tyler Toffoli's rebound in front of a sprawled-out Fleury and flicked it in for the game-winner.

World Kevin De Bruyne: Carabao Cup success is just the beginning
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Guardiola, who comes from Catalonia and is a former player and manager of Barcelona, the club which is one of the best-known symbols of Catalan identity, was referring to the jailing by Spain of pro-independence activists and politicians since a disputed referendum in the region previous year.

World Theresa May: Prince Mohammed bin Salman's Visit to Bolster Bilateral Ties
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The reshuffle is considered to be another move made by the Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in his push to reform Saudi Arabia's governing structure and consolidate his power. His father King Salman, now 82, ascended to the throne in 2015. Sunni-ruled Saudi Arabia enrages Iran with the execution in January 2016 of prominent Shiite cleric Nimr al-Nimr, among a group of 47 people convicted of "terrorism".

World Lebanon's Hariri to travel to Saudi three months after crisis
Author: 0 Lebanon's Hariri to travel to Saudi three months after crisis

Lebanese officials accused Saudi Arabia of forcing Hariri, its long-time ally, to quit and putting him under effective house arrest until France intervened. The Lebanese prime minister said he would make the trip "as soon as possible", according to a statement issued by his office. Meanwhile, Hariri Sunday received a phone call from British Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Boris Johnson to discuss preparations for two global conferences to be held in support of ...

World Angelo Mathews to miss Nidahas Trophy
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The Test captain hasn't been in the team's plans for T20 cricket, but he replaced Angelo Mathews as captain when Sri Lanka's white ball captain had to return home early from Bangladesh with a hamstring injury. The Nidahas Trophy will be played from 6th March to 18th March between India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. Hassan said Shakib could bowl but not bat so they would rest him in the lead-up to the tournament.

World Sabrina Ionescu Wins Pac-12 Player of the Year
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Hopkins and UW are the dictionary definition of a bubble team. However, while they plan on looking at their past to help prepare for the tournament, they are also viewing it as just another beginning. Following their win over UW, the Ducks fell in a semifinal to eventual tournament champion Stanford. No. 3 Oregon State, the 2016 Pac-12 tournament victor, still has a championship pedigree.

World Rally In Tally Voices Frustrations With Legislative Inaction on Gun Control
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A group of students who survived the Wednesday mass shooting at a Florida high school is organizing a nationwide march to demand lawmakers make ending gun violence a priority. Not only is it the place where 17 people were killed in a horrific school shooting, but it's also the home of eloquent and determined teenagers who are seizing on the national spotlight to take the lead in fighting for stricter gun control laws.

World Professional goalkeeper returns from retirement
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Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has revealed that he would come out of worldwide retirement to play for Italy again. However, there may still be an "encore", after all. The two "Gigi", Buffon and Di Biagio, of course, find themselves in diametrically opposed situations. And Gianluigi Buffon with Juventus and the Italian national team.

Author: 0 Shell Midstream Partners (NYSE:SHLX) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.07

Therefore 44% are positive. Noble Midstream Partners had 21 analyst reports since October 10, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. Citigroup initiated the shares of NBLX in report on Monday, October 10 with "Buy" rating . Guggenheim Capital LLC lifted its stake in shares of Rice Midstream Partners by 13.7% in the fourth quarter. 7,863 are owned by Tompkins Fincl Corp. (NYSE:NKE) for 2.35M shares.

World 2 stowaways fall off from flying plane
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Authorities in Ecuador said that they had not ruled out the possibility that others may have managed to remain on the plane in an attempt to reach the USA, but they added that there have been no reports from the NY airport suggesting that this has occurred.

World Billy Graham to lie in honor in Capitol Rotunda
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After spending roughly 45 minutes inside the Graham childhood home with the Rev. Franklin Graham and walking the grounds of the library, Clinton addressed the media, reflecting on "America's Pastor". But he has cast aside his father, the late Bill Graham's, cautions about binding himself too closely to a president. Clinton was among the long line of US presidents, starting with President Harry Truman, that Graham advised.

World Prezzo facing
Author: 0 Prezzo facing "up to 100 site closures" under proposed CVA

It is thought the moves will place several hundred roles at risk. AlixPartners, the advisory firm, is overseeing the CVA. It is the latest blow to the high street with fellow restaurants Jamie's Italian and Byron both agreeing CVAs in recent weeks and Toys R Us and Maplin collapsing into administration on Wednesday.

World 4 dead in shootings on Detroit's west side
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Davis died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to Ohio State Highway Patrol. Davis crashed a short time later and was running away on foot when he shot himself, OH authorities said. Detroit police are seeking a 27-year-old man suspected of fatally shooting the mother of his child, an adult cousin and two other people. He then got into the auto and drove to another location where he allegedly shot and killed an adult male cousin.

World Starbucks Stores in London Test Paper Cup Fee
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All that said, we recognise that there is growing concern about the number of single-use paper cups being used and that our customers are interested in ways that we can help them reduce, reuse and recycle. Starbucks is to start charging five pence for coffee cups as part of a drive to reduce waste and encourage the use of reusable cups. Other coffee chains like Costa or Pret a Manger have also broadened their current discounts for reusable cups but neither have implemented a levy on paper ...

World New Elphinstone bridge opens 5 months after tragic stampede
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The Indian Army has built foot over bridges (FOB) in Elphinstone Road, Currey Road and Ambivili in record time and given Mumbaikars and Western, Central Railway passengers a gift before Holi 2018. Earlier, Goyal, Bhamre and Fadnavis surprised many home-bound commuters by catching a slow local train from Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus to Parel station on the CR for the inauguration ceremony in the afternoon.

World Meghalaya chief minister, guv cast their votes
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In the 2013 elections, the turnout was 89 per cent. Today's polling will decide the fate of 361 candidates, including 31 women and 80 Independents, election office sources said, adding that 18.09 lakh voters were eligible to exercise their franchise in 3,025 polling stations in the state.

World Central AL Forecast: Rain clears out Monday and returns late Tuesday
Author: 0 Central AL Forecast: Rain clears out Monday and returns late Tuesday

Not only will we deal with rain, but it also will be windy. Our high temperatures on Saturday will be in the mid to upper 30s. Our high temperatures on Wednesday will be in the lower to mid 50s. We will see mostly sunny skies on Friday and mild temperatures. Look for the numbers to settle back into the upper 20s. Cloudy skies are forecast for Wednesday night with an 80% chance of rain.

World Twenty States Try to Kill Obamacare for Good
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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton led a group of 20 states in filing a federal lawsuit alleging that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was unconstitutional since Republicans repealed the tax penalty that the Supreme Court said made the law pass constitutional muster.

World Russian spies behind Winter Olympics cyber attack
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His thus far cautious approach to the recent invitation to visit Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang is probably linked to his desire to keep the United States, South Korea's most important ally and military backer, happy. The Koreas held top-level summits in 2000 and 2007 during previous liberal South Korean governments that focused on engagement and cooperation with the North, and Moon is likely keen to have a third meeting.

World BSE waives transaction fees for stocks in benchmark index
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The gauge has gained 626.25 points in the previous two sessions. The Nifty finished the day at 10,582.60, showing a hefty gain of 91.55 points, or 0.87 per cent, after shuttling between 10,592.95 and 10,520.20. Mid-cap and small-cap indices rose 0.74% and 0.88%, respectively. The volume chart was led by Punjab National Bank with trades of over 1.41 million shares.

World Cops arrest college hoops coach for domestic violence after game
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According to his official profile, Lamont, 42, is married to Kimberly Smith and the couple has two daughters, Payton and Olivia. Officers spoke to a woman who said Smith assaulted her, several television stations reported. The alleged victim, whose name has not been released, made an emergency call shortly before 12:30 Sunday morning from a hotel in the 400 block of Sutter Street and accused Smith of abusing her, San Francisco police reported.

World Star of Clueless runs for US Congress
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An overwhelming majority of the district - 83 percent to be exact - voted for Democrat Hillary Clinton during the 2016 presidential election. In a tweet Monday afternoon , Dash appeared to expect criticism in response to her announcement, saying, "For those mocking for the district I live in...open your minds".

World In first, U.S. military has accepted openly transgender recruit
Author: 0 In first, U.S. military has accepted openly transgender recruit

After several months of back and forth, including pending litigation, a federal judge ruled this past December that there can be no more delays at the Pentagon allowing transgender recruits in the U.S. Trump has remained silent on the issue. One issue that might come up in any new policy is transgender troops who are non-deployable because they're going through transition.

World UNSC to renew targeted sanctions on Yemen
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Iran's mission to the United Nations charged that the United States and Britain had pushed an "unwarranted draft resolution " to advance an anti-Iran political agenda. The text, which was backed by France, other European countries and Kuwait, won 11 favorable votes at the 15-member Security Council but was blocked by Russia's veto.

World White House gives North Korea Ultimatum for talks to resolve conflict
Author: 0 White House gives North Korea Ultimatum for talks to resolve conflict

North Korea has condemned the new sanctions and accused Washington of trying to undermine the improvement in inter-Korean relations. Their underdog story, distinct team culture as well as quirky English nicknames such as "Steak" and "Pancake" made them the darlings of not just South Korea , but media and the online community around the world during the Olympics .

World J&K top cop says no visible signs of ISIS in state
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Terrorists had attacked a police guard at the residence of Hurriyat Conference leader Fazal Haq Qureshi at the Bilal Colony in Srinagar on Sunday evening. The rise of the IS poses a challenge for the security agencies because even as they are fighting militants in encounters, they have to keep young Kashmiri boys from rushing to the encounter sites.

World Erdogan Tells a Weeping Girl, 6, She'd Receive Honors if Martyred
Author: 0 Erdogan Tells a Weeping Girl, 6, She'd Receive Honors if Martyred

After trying to comfort the girl by kissing her on both cheeks, Mr Erdogan told the crowd: "She has the Turkish flag in her pocket". Erdogan said Amine, 6, would be draped in the Turkish flag if she died for her country. Children have been increasingly spotted at Turkish nationalist events. One observers was appalled by Erdogan's statement, saying it was the duty of the state to protect children, not to "kill" them.

World Michael McCormack replaces Barnaby Joyce as Deputy Prime Minister and Nationals leader
Author: 0 Michael McCormack replaces Barnaby Joyce as Deputy Prime Minister and Nationals leader

McCormack is not as well-known as Joyce, who made worldwide headlines for threatening to euthanize Hollywood star Johnny Depp's dogs over a quarantine violation. "I think that would be a great story to tell but then that's a choice for what Barnaby chooses to do with his future". "You have to wonder", another MP said, when asked whether it was possible for Mr Joyce to be resurrected.

World North Korea criticizes U.S. for trying to bring dark clouds of war
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In a terse statement , China's Foreign Ministry said the government had always fully and thoroughly enforced United Nations resolutions on North Korea, and absolutely did not allow any of its citizens or companies to contravene them. is "aggressively targeting all illicit avenues used by North Korea to evade sanctions, including taking decisive action to block vessels, shipping companies, and entities across the globe that work on North Korea's behalf".

World Brown Drops Out Of Leadership Race
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Current Ontario Premier, Liberal leader Kathleen Wynne (left) was facing a strong challenge from the PC's Patrick Brown. The ousted leader of Ontario's conservative opposition party has ended his bid to reclaim his former job. Brown alleged Monday that his political foes were collaborating with the media "through an endless supply of rumours and innuendo" and said his friends have been "subjected to attacks" while family members are suffering "anxiety and panic attacks requiring medical ...

World Work Stoppage Continues in West Virginia; Ohio County Cancels Classes for Tuesday
Author: 0 Work Stoppage Continues in West Virginia; Ohio County Cancels Classes for Tuesday

Teachers hit the picket lines last week , demanding higher wages and better benefits. The West Virginia teacher walkout will enter its fourth day on Tuesday. The governor said he was explaining to the student what an investment was when the student asked him a question. School districts could potentially pursue court injunctions ordering teachers and other employees back to work if the strike continues.

World Indonesia Condemns US Plan to Open Embassy in Jerusalem in May
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However, the Israeli Minister of Transport Israel Katz tweeted this morning, "I would like to congratulate Donald Trump, the President of the U.S. on his decision to transfer the U.S. "If Canadians want a government who will recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, we want their support to recognize that", Enwright said. Palestinian Minister of Foreign Affairs Riyad Al-Maliki said that the Palestinian people are ready for negotiations but on a totally different basis and stressed that ...

World China acknowledges Pakistan's contribution in global anti-terrorism
Author: 0 China acknowledges Pakistan's contribution in global anti-terrorism

The diplomatic setback has sparked anger in Islamabad against the USA, which championed the motion against Pakistan at the FATF meeting in Paris. He said most of the concerns raised by the USA side regarding deficiencies in the anti money laundering and combating the financial of terrorism regime had already been addressed in 2015 when Pakistan got an exit from the grey list.

World Mi Mix 2S: Here's what we know about Xiaomi's big launch
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After long last, Xiaomi has announced the launch date and confirmed some details about the Mi Mix 2S. We finally have that confirmation now, however, as Xiaomi global spokesperson Donovan Sung has confirmed that Mi Mix 2S is real and will be launched on March 21.