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World Eileen Fitzsimons: Honor our Vietnam veterans on March 29
Author: 0 Eileen Fitzsimons: Honor our Vietnam veterans on March 29

The observance of the 50th anniversary of the start of the Vietnam War began in 2012 with a proclamation by The President of The United States. At that time, the Federal Government partnered with state and local governments, private organizations, and communities across America to participate in the Commemoration.

World Egyptians vote in second day of presidential election
Author: 0 Egyptians vote in second day of presidential election

The former military leader seized the presidency after a popular uprising overthrew Mohamed Morsi, a member of the Muslim Brotherhood and the first democratically elected president , in 2014. The opposition blames Sisi's government for squeezing potential rivals through what they see as a strategy of intimidation or coercion, but the president says he is not to blame.

World Orange County Supervisors Revolt Against California's Sanctuary Law
Author: 0 Orange County Supervisors Revolt Against California's Sanctuary Law

The Orange County Board of Supervisors is set to consider Tuesday a range of possible actions against California's sanctuary laws, including a county resolution or litigation against the state. Along with the immigrant advocates were supporters of President Trump. "SB 54 makes local law enforcement's job more hard and requires bureaucratic processes that could allow unsafe individuals to fall through the cracks of our justice system", she said in a statement.

World Wall St edges higher as trade war tensions ease
Author: 0 Wall St edges higher as trade war tensions ease

IXIC dropped 211.74 points, or 2.93 percent, to 7,008.81. US stocks rose across the board on Monday as fears about a trade war between the United States and China eased following reports that the two countries were willing to negotiate tariffs and trade imbalances.

World White House won't deny Trump seeking Pentagon funds for border wall
Author: 0 White House won't deny Trump seeking Pentagon funds for border wall

Trump raised the idea with House Speaker Paul Ryan at a meeting last week, according to a person familiar with the discussion who spoke on condition of anonymity. That "M" is for military, but the White House offered no details. A senior administration official confirmed the President has floated this idea, along with others, as alternative ways to pay for the wall.

World Siberian Shopping Center Fire Kills At Least Five
Author: 0 Siberian Shopping Center Fire Kills At Least Five

It is looking for the guard. Meanwhile, a source told Sputnik that at least 17 people have been missing. Witnesses said many children were separated from adults, after coming to enjoy facilities including a trampoline centre. "I saw a woman running and screaming about the fire ... panic erupted, we were nearly knocked down ..." 'There was no fire alarm, no automatic fire extinguishing.

World White House Denies Stormy Daniels's Account of Trump Affair and Threats
Author: 0 White House Denies Stormy Daniels's Account of Trump Affair and Threats

Cohen had absolutely nothing whatsoever to do with any such person or incident, and does not even believe that any such person exists, or that such incident ever occurred", he said, asserting that Daniels and Avenatti should "cease and desist from making any further false and defamatory statements about my client".

World Authorities say Maryland school shooter took his own life
Author: 0 Authorities say Maryland school shooter took his own life

According to details released by the St. Mary's County sheriff's office, Rollins parked his auto at 7:50 a.m. and walked through the school's main entrance two minutes later. Eleven other students are with her, she says. Barnes remained calm as he spoke with the dispatcher, answering "Yes, sir" repeatedly as he was in pain.

Author: 0 IShares MSCI ACWI ex US (ACWX) Declines 1.32% for Mar 24

IShares MSCI Singapore (ISG.AX) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 26.46. This cash is what a company uses to meet its financial obligations, such as making payments on debt or to pay out dividends. Institutions are now holders of 93.70% of the shares. If the ratio is greater than 1, then that means there has been an increase in price over the month.

World Emma Gonzalez Delivers Powerful March For Our Lives Speech
Author: 0 Emma Gonzalez Delivers Powerful March For Our Lives Speech

The 18-year-old student activist, who survived the shooting that claimed 17 lives at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, addressed the crowd by first reading the names of the students and educators who were killed in the February 14 massacre.

World Showers, Storms and a Front in the Short-Term Forecast
Author: 0 Showers, Storms and a Front in the Short-Term Forecast

As precipitation spreads into Vermont after dark, a light wintry mix will be possible in eastern Vermont & over the middle & higher terrain of the Adirondacks & Greens. We'll continue to monitor this potential, but for now, expect dry conditions. Monday Night: Mainly clear. The end of the week and the weekend will have a gradual cooling trend, as well as more chances for rain and snow.

World Police Officers Involved In Alton Sterling's Death Will Not Be Charged
Author: 0 Police Officers Involved In Alton Sterling's Death Will Not Be Charged

Officers reportedly got a call saying a person matching Sterling's description threatened someone with a gun. Police claimed that Sterling was moving to pull a gun out of his pocket when he was shot. Afterward, the camera captures Sterling with a large bloodstain on his chest as an officer on the ground next to him keeps his gun pointed at him. A video of the shooting shows Sterling lying on his back with two police officers on top of him.

World CNN Poll: Trump Grabs Highest Approval Mark Since April '17
Author: 0 CNN Poll: Trump Grabs Highest Approval Mark Since April '17

However, Trump's approval rating still remains below that of all of his modern-era predecessors at this stage in their first term after being elected, though Trump only trails Ronald Reagan and Barack Obama by a narrow four points at this point in their first terms.

Author: 0 Cambridge Analytica accused of violating USA election laws

Wylie added. "India is so big that one state can be as big as Britain". " Christopher Wylie was a part-time contractor who left in July 2014 and has no direct knowledge of our work or practices since that date", Cambridge Analytica said in a statement.

World Maryland school gunman died of self-inflicted gunshot, police say
Author: 0 Maryland school gunman died of self-inflicted gunshot, police say

The St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office has released the boy's 911 call transcript, which revealed that he hid in a classroom until EMS workers arrived. "I was just shot in my school", Barnes tells the 911 dispatcher during a almost 15-minute recording. A teacher is heard on the 911 recordings from March 20 describing Willey on the ground, telling dispatchers that she saw a pool of blood around Willey's head.

World Cuomo jokes at Harlem church: Jews have no rhythm
Author: 0 Cuomo jokes at Harlem church: Jews have no rhythm

A Siena College poll released last week showed Cuomo leading Nixon 66 per cent to 19 per cent among registered Democrats, and by a similar margin among self-identified liberals. But Nixon consultant Rebecca Katz said she was misrepresented. Cuomo, a Democrat who's seeking a third term in November, called the city's public housing "a disgrace" and described it as both a "public-health emergency" and a "public-safety emergency".

World Akmal left out of Pakistan squad for historic Windies T20s
Author: 0 Akmal left out of Pakistan squad for historic Windies T20s

The ticket prices for the internationals series have been decreased to half as compared to the ticket prices for the Pakistan Super League final. The National Selection Committee headed by Inzamam ul Haq after consultation has announced the squad for the three-match series.

World Sacramento Residents Demand Answers in Stephon Clark Killing
Author: 0 Sacramento Residents Demand Answers in Stephon Clark Killing

Stephon Clark , 22, was fatally shot in his Meadowview area backyard Sunday, after two Sacramento Police Department (SPD) officers shot at him more than 20 times. The March 11 crash killed all five passengers after they could not get out of the helicopter. Police Chief Daniel Hahn said last week that he could not explain it.

World Women's tennis finishes year with tough schedule
Author: 0 Women's tennis finishes year with tough schedule

The senior partnered with sophomore Maddie Miller, and they won their No. 1 doubles match 8-6. The number two doubles team of Senior Katie Aney and Junior Lilly Hartman and the number three doubles pairing of First Years Hannah Borgh and Ginger Valentine each took their matches, 8-3.

World John Bolton is a great addition to the White House
Author: 0 John Bolton is a great addition to the White House

As reported by The Hill, President Trump's selection of John Bolton indicates that his stance on foreign policy has gone farther toward the right . On May 12, Trump must decide whether the deal should be recertified. Add to that the fact that Bolton is a loose cannon who is likely to grab media attention that might otherwise go to his new boss, and there's a real possibility that Bolton's tenure could be short-perhaps not as short as Anthony Scaramucci's, but still a person can ...

Author: 0 BJP chief Amit Shah's slip of tongue embarrasses BS Yeddyurappa

For the BJP's massive anti-corruption plank in Karnataka , however, the irony lies in finding it hard to escape the "corrupt" tag as far as Yeddyurappa , the party's big hope in the state, is concerned. The BJP president accused the Congress of being against the interests of farmers. "Gifted to us by the BJP President, our campaign in Karnataka is off to a fabulous start".

World China 'open' to talks with USA amid spiraling tariff spat
Author: 0 China 'open' to talks with USA amid spiraling tariff spat

Despite the tough talk, China's actions in response have been modest. China can increase the regulatory burden on U.S companies through new inspections and rules; ban travel; stop providing export licenses of key intermediate goods; raise the tax burden on USA multinationals in China; or block US companies from the government procurement market , he said.

World China started trading its own crude oil futures
Author: 0 China started trading its own crude oil futures

Trading of the new oil futures contracts for September settlement started on the Shanghai International Energy Exchange at 440.20 yuan ($69.70) per barrel, reports Chinese daily the South China Morning Post. J.P. Morgan is pleased to offer the futures contracts in China to global clients immediately, he noted. China's desire to open a domestic market to trade futures has grown as the country's crude imports have boomed.

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Author: 0 "American Idol" auditions conclude with a former contestant's eye-opening return

The judges found their jaws on the floor at their first glimpse of Ada, and Katy Perry was damn near speechless before she even heard a single note. After his smooth take on Al Green's "Let's Stay Together", Luke described Samuel's voice as "velvet, velvet, and then layered with silky velvet". Katy thought Samuel needed to relax and do some breath work, but Lionel acknowledged his singing was "effortless" at his core.

World Kerala: Ambulance Driver booked for negligence for mistreating patient
Author: 0 Kerala: Ambulance Driver booked for negligence for mistreating patient

The patient died later. The man was brought from Natukkal in Palakkad district after being injured in a road mishap on March 20. In the viral video, the injured man is seen lying upside down on a stretcher with one end of the stretcher supported by the ambulance's door and the other end touching the ground.

World Miguna and his lawyers refuse to sign immigration documents
Author: 0 Miguna and his lawyers refuse to sign immigration documents

Miguna Miguna , a staunch ally of former Prime Minister Raila Odinga was deported to Canada on February 6 after playing a key role in a mock swearing-in staged by Odinga in January 2018. Orengo stated that they received confirmation from the Interior Ministry that Miguna will be granted safe entry once he lands at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.

World USA destroyer INTERCEPTED by two Chinese warships in 'serious provocation'
Author: 0 USA destroyer INTERCEPTED by two Chinese warships in 'serious provocation'

Though soybeans from the U.S. have been seen as the largest target for potential retaliation, China has not provided much detail on agricultural products. Department of Agriculture to rise to a very big 100 million metric tons in the next crop year - that's more than a quarter of total current global production.

World French policeman who replaced hostage dies of wounds
Author: 0 French policeman who replaced hostage dies of wounds

The terrorist attacks which happened Friday in France has caused totaly five deaths, including Beltrame , three other civil people, and the terrorist himself. Earlier in the day, French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said that the gendarme had died of wounds sustained during the recent hostage crisis in the town of Trebes.

World French police: Holocaust survivor killed in anti-Semitic attack
Author: 0 French police: Holocaust survivor killed in anti-Semitic attack

Past year another elderly woman named Sarah Halimi was murdered by a Muslim man who beat her and then threw her out of a 3rd story window. French President Emmanuel Macron said on Twitter: "I would like to extend my heartfelt condolences on the appalling crime committed against Mrs.

World Mamata meets Pawar, other opposition leaders, dubs BJP as 'most communal party'
Author: 0 Mamata meets Pawar, other opposition leaders, dubs BJP as 'most communal party'

The meetings were attended by Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut, Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar and Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) MP K. Kavitha, daughter of Telangana Chief Minister K. On whether she would be meeting UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi during her visit to New Delhi , the chief minister said, "She is hospitalised". "People are against the BJP".

World India wants to boost fruit and veg exports to China
Author: 0 India wants to boost fruit and veg exports to China

He said both sides "will find a situation where the Chinese dragon and the Indian elephant will actually be dancing together" if they followed principles such as "doing projects which are not opaque but open; transparent and meet ecological and environmental standards; [and] does not violate anyone's territorial integrity".

World Mall fire in Russia kills 64
Author: 0 Mall fire in Russia kills 64

A total of 663 people took part in the search and rescue operation, the Emergencies Ministry said, adding that work is complicated by strong gas contamination, high temperatures and dense smoke. Health minister Veronika Skvortsova said at the scene that the most seriously injured person was an 11-year-old boy who jumped from the top floor to escape the fire, which killed all his family, but there were hopes for his survival.

World Russian shopping mall fire kills 64; no alarms reported
Author: 0 Russian shopping mall fire kills 64; no alarms reported

Ten others are in the hospital, Vladimir Puchkov , the head of the Ministry of Emergency Situations told journalists Monday. Russia's emergencies ministry said the identification of bodies has begun. "I shouted over the phone urging her to try to break out of the hall, but I couldn't do anything, the blaze was already confronting me", he said. Alexander Lillevyali told online newspaper Meduza that he and his wife Olga had lost all three of their daughters, two aged 11 and one five, in ...

Author: 0 Stormy Daniels's claims absolutely 'inaccurate', says White House

In filings with the Justice Department and Federal Election Commission watchdog groups have said the payment amount may have exceeded campaign-contribution limits and violated US law. "Forget the story, '" Daniels said in the interview. Daniels refused to answer a question from Cooper about whether she had handed over all digital images, email messages and text messages relating to Trump as part of the 2016 gagging contract.

World Woman at center of Brown v. Topeka BOE case dies at 76
Author: 0 Woman at center of Brown v. Topeka BOE case dies at 76

The case would lead to the landmark U.S. Supreme Court desegregating schools. Her father, Oliver Brown , tried to enroll the family in an all-white school in Topeka, and the case was sparked when he and several black families were turned away.

World Packages with explosive material sent to military installations in DC area
Author: 0 Packages with explosive material sent to military installations in DC area

The FBI is reportedly working to determine whether each of the boxes contained functioning explosives, or replica devices, as well as who is behind the packages. Officials do not believe that these packages are connected in any way to the serial bombings in Austin, and the FBI has taken all of the packages and their contents into custody for further investigation.

World Sen. Mitch McConnell to introduce legislation to legalize hemp
Author: 0 Sen. Mitch McConnell to introduce legislation to legalize hemp

Growing hemp without a federal permit has always been banned due to its classification as a controlled substance related to marijuana. Since it passed, Kentucky's hemp industry has been booming. Department of Justice and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). He and his predecessor, Jamie Comer, have been real champions for the research and development of industrial hemp in the Commonwealth.

World Zell Miller, Georgia's fiery former governor and USA senator, dies at 86
Author: 0 Zell Miller, Georgia's fiery former governor and USA senator, dies at 86

Sen. His Marine Corps values of patriotism and loyalty guided his career in service to his state and his country. Among Zell's survivors are his wife Shirley Carver Miller, to whom he was married for 64 years. He trusted me as his Georgia House floor leader and appointed me to be the first African-American attorney general of this state. Miller called Bush "the man I trust to protect my most precious possession: my family".

World Netflix is making a Carmen Sandiego movie with Gina Rodriguez
Author: 0 Netflix is making a Carmen Sandiego movie with Gina Rodriguez

According to Deadline , the Carmen Sandiego feature will be a standalone adventure. In addition to starring in the film, Rodriguez will produce through her banner, I Can and I Will Productions . Along with the animated series in the works for Netflix, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt will launch a new line of books about the character sometime in 2019.

World Police arrest wanted man on domestic related charges
Author: 0 Police arrest wanted man on domestic related charges

Police say the fight continued until assisting officers arrived and the driver of the auto was taken into custody. He was charged with criminal sale of a controlled substance and criminal possession of a controlled substance, felonies. The officer deployed a Taser, and the man was arrested. A $5,000 cash bond with credit is pending, according to the jail's website. He was charged with aggravated burglary, obstructing official business and drug paraphernalia.

World Average gasoline prices in Omaha up 10 cents in the past week
Author: 0 Average gasoline prices in Omaha up 10 cents in the past week

AAA's survey found a 14-cent range in price, from a low of $2.499 to a high of $2.639. And AAA Idaho spokesman Matthew Conde said prices at the pump show "no signs of slowing down" heading into the summer. "Unexpected delays could lead to additional regional price increases". And demand for fuel grows across the U.S.in the spring and summer, further boosting prices.

World One person hospitalized after early morning house fire
Author: 0 One person hospitalized after early morning house fire

Officials say only the second floor was affected. Their injuries turned out to be minor, the chief said. "He's shaken up", he said. Another firefighter was also injured, and was taken to Middlesex Hospital . They are accused of breaking into a home in Launceston on Sunday and setting the bathroom on fire, causing about $25,000 in damage. Check back for updates.

World Southgate plays down Hart's chances of regaining No 1 spot
Author: 0 Southgate plays down Hart's chances of regaining No 1 spot

Southgate also said he is yet to decide who will captain England at Wembley on Tuesday night. "It's obviously more hard [for Wilshere]". I think it gives you that head start coming into England and we can share our ideas as well. The Stoke City goalkeeper is expected to earn his seventh cap at Wembley, nearly six years after his debut against the same opponents , after watching Jordan Pickford excel in the friendly victory in the Netherlands last Friday.