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Author: 0 Ontario budget highlights: Key facts and figures you need to know

Horwath said a fully-costed NDP plan will better address hospital wait times, healthcare costs, housing affordability and income inequality without raising taxes on low and middle-income earners. The Liberal government telegraphed the move in a Throne Speech earlier this month, after the provincial parliament was prorogued by the Grits. $11 billion to begin work on a high-speed rail line from Toronto to Windsor, Ont.

World Corbyn Apologizes for anti-Semitism Within Labour Party
Author: 0 Corbyn Apologizes for anti-Semitism Within Labour Party

Before the event , attended by numerous Labour MPs, a letter signed by Board and JLC leaders was handed to Parliamentary Labour Party chair John Cryer, ahead of the weekly meeting of MPs. They criticized Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, whom British Jewish leaders have charged with enabling anti-Semitism in the party. " I am committed to eliminating anti-semitism wherever it exists ".

World Shire PLC (SHP) Receives Average Recommendation of
Author: 0 Shire PLC (SHP) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts

Investors rushed to trade on Shire plc ( NASDAQ: SHPG ) Tuesday, soon after a drastic change of 0.26% in the share price was observed and the stock become able to close its trade at $128.87. Inside the closing six months period the stock's performance declined -16.66% while overall yearly performance lost -27.67%. The firm has "Overweight" rating by JP Morgan given on Monday, October 30.

World One dead after Dogpatch altercation, hit-and-run
Author: 0 One dead after Dogpatch altercation, hit-and-run

At least one person has lost his life and others have been wounded gravely post a driver plowed his auto into five people in California's San Francisco city in a hit-and-run. Police were searching for the driver and the five victims were transported to the hospital, police said , adding that four had life-threatening injuries.

World Rajya Sabha fails to transact business for 16th day
Author: 0 Rajya Sabha fails to transact business for 16th day

Rajya Sabha bid farewell to 40 parliamentarians on Wednesday which includes Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar and Bollywood star actress Rekha. The Prime Minister said it was unfortunate that the retiring members would not be a part of the decision making process when the Triple Talaq bill is taken up.

World The 'Roseanne' Premiere Stays Honest About Life In Trump's America
Author: 0 The 'Roseanne' Premiere Stays Honest About Life In Trump's America

Although President Donald Trump and Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton are never mentioned by name, it came out that Jackie supported the latter while Roseanne wanted to see what the former had to offer. Roseanne's premiere ratings are as big, bold and brassy as the series and its star. Roseanne is supposed to portray a Trump supporter and deliver "a more varied take on Trump's America." "LOVE U", Ms.

World Amit Shah's faux pas creates a flutter
Author: 0 Amit Shah's faux pas creates a flutter

But that didn't check the rapid circulation of the video clip on social media, mostly by Congress supporters. "He says Yeddyurappa ran the most corrupt government ever", tweeted the Congress President, tongue firmly in cheek. Karnataka Congress was not far behind, tweeting the Shah video with the tagline, "We concur" and that "the truth has a way of coming out". "Our campaign in Karnataka is off to a fabulous start", he said on Twitter.

World Ecuador cuts off Julian Assange's internet access at London embassy
Author: 0 Ecuador cuts off Julian Assange's internet access at London embassy

The decision was taken because the Australian had broken a 2017 promise to not interfere in other country's affairs while in the mission, an Ecuadoran government statement said. Assange has been living inside the embassy since June 2012, when he entered the building to avoid extradition to Sweden to face questioning about allegations of sex crimes, which he has always denied.

World David Shulkin, Trump's Veterans Affairs Secretary, to Step Down
Author: 0 David Shulkin, Trump's Veterans Affairs Secretary, to Step Down

Trump has selected Robert Wilkie, the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness, to serve as the acting head of the VA. Jackson has served since 2013 as the Physician to the President, and gained a national profile earlier this year for holding a sweeping press conference on the president's health.

World Defense in trial of Pulse shooter's wife could rest today
Author: 0 Defense in trial of Pulse shooter's wife could rest today

They argued that Salman's right to a fair trial was denied. Mateen raped and choked Salman, she said, and she feared he was capable of killing her. The new details show Seddique Mateen, Omar's father, was a confidential Federal Bureau of Investigation source from 2005 to 2016.

World Arizona twice investigated, cleared mom before kids found dead in vehicle seats
Author: 0 Arizona twice investigated, cleared mom before kids found dead in vehicle seats

She was jailed and authorities did not know whether she had a lawyer who could comment on the allegations, said sheriff's spokeswoman Navideh Forghani. The children were still strapped into their auto seats. The agency said in a statement late Tuesday that officials investigating a January 5 neglect report determined Brittany Velasquez had a job and that the apartment where she then lived in the city of Mesa had everything needed for her children.

World Quebec City Mosque Gunman Pleads Guilty to Murder
Author: 0 Quebec City Mosque Gunman Pleads Guilty to Murder

But 48 hours before the results of the evaluation, the judge heard the plea that can only now be made public: One by one, the judge named the six dead men - Azzeddine Soufiane, Khaled Belkacemi, Ibrahima Barry, Mamadou Tanou Barry, Abdelkrim Hassane and Boubaker Thabti - as he read the charge of first degree murder.

World Trump aide spoke during campaign to associate tied to Russian intelligence
Author: 0 Trump aide spoke during campaign to associate tied to Russian intelligence

Van der Zwaan, who is now cooperating with the special counsel, is alleged to have withheld and destroyed documents relating to his communications with Manafort, Gates, and Person A, as well as lying to the special counsel about them. Instead, van der Zwaan asks to pay an "appropriate fine", according to the filing. In a late Tuesday court filing late, the special counsel alleged that this unnamed person worked for one of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's companies and was in ...

World Midwest City man pleads guilty in fatal shooting of wife
Author: 0 Midwest City man pleads guilty in fatal shooting of wife

Police were called to a McKellar Street address on the morning of September 8, 2016, where Moonias, 20, was found dead. According to the plea agreement, Hong continued defrauding people - largely in religious congregations - even after serving a almost three-year term for defrauding his neighbor in Kirkland.

World Trump Lawyer Reportedly Discussed Pardoning Flynn And Manafort
Author: 0 Trump Lawyer Reportedly Discussed Pardoning Flynn And Manafort

The White House pushed back Wednesday against reports that President Donald Trump's former lawyer had considered pardoning Michael Flynn and Paul Manafort , stressing that such clemency is not now under consideration for anyone tied to the investigation into alleged Russian election meddling.

World Staying unsettled and damp, with on and off light showers, Wednesday
Author: 0 Staying unsettled and damp, with on and off light showers, Wednesday

Some peeks of sunshine are expected by the afternoon with a high in low 80s. Thursday: Cloudy with a 90% chance for rain and a high near 68 degrees. A few snow and rain showers will be around Sunday morning. Today: Mostly cloudy. Wind: NE/S 5-10. EXTENDED: Another weak system moves in Wednesday and Thursday which brings chances for a few spotty showers.

World ICE detainee who escaped custody at JFK Airport ID'd
Author: 0 ICE detainee who escaped custody at JFK Airport ID'd

Law enforcement officials told the New York Daily News that Mbacke is considered to be a "violent deportee". He escaped Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents, who were going to escort him onto the plane, when they took off his handcuffs so that he could pass through security.

World Disney's 'Shake It Up' Star Caroline Sunshine Joins Trump's Press Team
Author: 0 Disney's 'Shake It Up' Star Caroline Sunshine Joins Trump's Press Team

Sunshine applied for the internship through the White House's website, White House spokeswoman Lindsay Walters told CNN . Omarosa Manigault Newman, who appeared on Mr Trump's reality show The Apprentice , worked at the Office of Public Liaison until her departure was announced late a year ago.

World Mechanicsburg Area School District tweaks school start and end times
Author: 0 Mechanicsburg Area School District tweaks school start and end times

Texas-based IDEA Public Schools and Miami-based Somerset Academy, an affiliate of the state charter giant Academica, received the board's unanimous support to establish charter schools in communities where the district public schools routinely perform poorly on state tests and local improvement plans do not generate change.

World Proud mother of slain French police hero calls for tolerance
Author: 0 Proud mother of slain French police hero calls for tolerance

France will seek to use its traditional strength in mathematics. President Emmanuel Macron of France on Tuesday said building an educational system on the basis of "benevolence" and "self-fulfillment" would help to address "the root-cause" of terrorism.

World Planned Parenthood Calls For Disney Princess Who's
Author: 0 Planned Parenthood Calls For Disney Princess Who's "Had an Abortion"

A Disney princess who's had an abortion. Recently, " Frozen 2" co-director Jennifer Lee responded to a query regarding some fans' desire that star Elsa (who, because of various reasons, isn't officially counted as a Disney Princess, despite being a very popular Disney character who is literal royalty) get a lesbian storyline in the upcoming sequel, hinting it was at least a possiblity.

World Windsor 'photographer' charged with sexual assault
Author: 0 Windsor 'photographer' charged with sexual assault

POLICE have charged a man with a range of offences culminating in the alleged assault of a 90-year-old woman as she used an ATM in Kardinya. A 14-year-old boy reported Allen-Grace would walk around in her underwear and inappropriately thouch him when he visited a friend at the woman's Siloam Springs home, according to the probable cause affidavit.

World Terrorists Killed In Encounter In Jammu And Kashmir's Rajouri District
Author: 0 Terrorists Killed In Encounter In Jammu And Kashmir's Rajouri District

The sentry noticed suspicious movement, and after an initial warning, fired upon the militants. "Four terrorists have been killed so far and the operation is still going on. "Three militants have been killed as per the reports". On Tuesday night, two militants had entered into the house of a resident Bhushan Kumar Sharma in Bunpori-Yoginallah area in Sunderbani tehsil and forced the family to prepare some food for them, which according to reports, they had taken away along with themselves.

World Iraq will prevent attacks on Turkey, Iraqi PM Abadi tells Turkey's Yildirim
Author: 0 Iraq will prevent attacks on Turkey, Iraqi PM Abadi tells Turkey's Yildirim

We reconfirm our readiness to keep up the dialogue and consultations and to work together to overcome current difficulties with a view to unleashing the potential of our partnership. The same message was repeated in Varna , with Erdogan stating that he had handed over information to the European Union leaders to explain Turkey's position that he claims respects global laws.

World Vicki Momberg sentenced to three years in jail
Author: 0 Vicki Momberg sentenced to three years in jail

NPA spokesperson Phindi Mjonondwane was speaking after Momberg was sentenced to an effective two years in prison by the Randburg Magistrate's Court on Wednesday. In a video clip that went viral, Momberg could be heard complaining about the "calibre of blacks" in Johannesburg. Momberg's lawyer Kevin Lawlor argued that sentencing must be fair and balanced and asked for his client to be sent for rehabilitation instead of direct imprisonment.

World Mayawati signals hard bargain in seat-sharing with SP
Author: 0 Mayawati signals hard bargain in seat-sharing with SP

Banerjee, who is a strong proponent of a collective opposition at the national level, met leaders of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), Shiv Sena, Samajwadi Party (SP), DMK in the parliament's central hall on Tuesday. Mayawati told her party workers that even NDA partners are deserting it so they don't have to face the wrath of the people in the general elections.

World Three Messenger users sue Facebook over privacy violation
Author: 0 Three Messenger users sue Facebook over privacy violation

The lawsuit was filed after Facebook acknowledged it had been logging some Android users' call and text history, but noting it was with their permission. In conclusion, they said that "in the coming weeks, we'll be proposing updates to Facebook's terms of service that include our commitments to people".

World EC to take 'strict action' against Karnataka election date leak
Author: 0 EC to take 'strict action' against Karnataka election date leak

Commenting on the distribution of things by the likely candidates some people said, "We were surprised when people associated with certain political parties started becoming active in our area". In an immediate reaction, Siddaramaiah took a jab at Yeddyurappa by citing that the BJP's own national president had termed Yeddyurappa as the most corrupt government.

World SC raises concerns over Aadhaar data safety
Author: 0 SC raises concerns over Aadhaar data safety

According to official records over 16.65 crore Pan Cards and 87.79 crore bank accounts have been linked to Aadhaar. The order said the deadline for PAN-Aadhaar linking for filing I-T returns is being extended after "consideration of the matter".

World LS adjourned till noon over Cauvery Water issue
Author: 0 LS adjourned till noon over Cauvery Water issue

The Lok Sabha was adjourned till noon minutes after the lower house assembled on Wednesday. "I am duty bound to allow the motion, but I can not do the headcount in this situation and therefore I request all members to go back to their seats", she said.

World Utah trooper goes airborne after struck by sliding vehicle
Author: 0 Utah trooper goes airborne after struck by sliding vehicle

A Utah Highway Patrol officer says he feels lucky to be alive after being struck by a auto on a snowy highway Sunday, a harrowing incident that was captured by his own dash cam. It's intense", Lindsay Brenchley said. "It's a useful tool so people can just slow down ", she said. "When there's snow on the road you just need to check your ego and slow down", Brenchley told Fox 13 .

World MI tax to affect medical marijuana
Author: 0 MI tax to affect medical marijuana

Governor Murphy also announced that the fee to become a medical marijuana patient is being reduced from $200, to $100, or $20 for veterans and seniors. New Jersey enacted its medical marijuana program in 2010, but critics say it was hampered by Christie, who limited its expansion. "The program has only been running for a month or so now and the [financial relief] program is based upon the taxes from the cost of the product, so it is going to be awhile before we have those policies and ...

World Ripping up Iran deal will leave the United States isolated
Author: 0 Ripping up Iran deal will leave the United States isolated

The semiofficial Fars news agency quoted Shamkhani as saying on March 25 that for an "apparent superpower, it is a matter of shame that its national-security adviser receives wages from a terrorist group". Mr Bolton defends the 2003 invasion of Iraq and advocates attacking North Korea, too. His views on Iran appear to be in line with those of Trump, who has adopted a tough stance against Tehran since taking office in January 2017.

Author: 0 Disney Channel star Caroline Sunshine joins White House press team

In an unexpected case of "where are they now", former Disney star Caroline Sunshine has popped up at the White House , of all places. Sunshine is an actress and trained dancer. In recent days, the U.S. President has hired a couple of famous faces to be a part of his cabinet party. National security adviser H.R. McMaster was recently replaced with former USA ambassador to the UN John Bolton .

World Mega Millions results for 03/27/18; did anyone win the $458M jackpot?
Author: 0 Mega Millions results for 03/27/18; did anyone win the $458M jackpot?

Those tickets were sold in IL and New Jersey. If no winning tickets are sold then the amount will keep increasing for every drawing, until there is a victor. The odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot are now somewhere around 1 in 303 million, while the odds of winning Powerball are around 1 in 292 million.

World 2 children found dead inside vehicle, woman facing murder charges
Author: 0 2 children found dead inside vehicle, woman facing murder charges

The Arizona Department of Child Safety said it had received two past reports about the children, but never found evidence of child abuse or neglect and had no reason to remove the siblings from their mother's custody. The names of the children will not be released. According to the Associated Press , the lifeless bodies of a 2-year-old boy and 10-month-old girl were discovered strapped into their vehicle seats in Superior, a mining town located about 60 miles east of Phoenix.

World Pennsylvania School That Armed Students With Rocks Makes Announcement
Author: 0 Pennsylvania School That Armed Students With Rocks Makes Announcement

David Helsel , superintendent of the Blue Mountain School District in Schuylkill County, made the announcement at a state House Education Committee hearing on school safety March 15. Helsel said the rocks are part of the "counter" portion of training, fighting back if the intruder makes his way into the classroom. However, if all else fails, and the shooter attempts to or successfully enters the classroom, the teacher and students will have the rocks to defend themselves.

World Opposition Starts Signature Drive To Seek Impeachment Of Chief Justice Dipak Misra
Author: 0 Opposition Starts Signature Drive To Seek Impeachment Of Chief Justice Dipak Misra

A draft on the impeachment motion against the CJI has been signed by Congress leaders like Kapil Sibal, Ghulam Nabi Azad, and others, NCP leader Majeed Memon told the Times Now . In an unprecedented move in January this year, four top Supreme Court judges went public with complaints against the Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and said that the democracy in India is at stake .

World No proof against Sambhaji Bhide: CM
Author: 0 No proof against Sambhaji Bhide: CM

The woman later gave a statement saying she had never seen Bhide or Ekbote, but had heard their names being mentioned by people, the CM said. Ambedkar had served an ultimatum to Maharashtra on March 15 demanding the arrest of Bhide by March 26.

World Chicago White Sox Rehire Groundskeeper Who Was Wrongfully Imprisoned for 23 Years
Author: 0 Chicago White Sox Rehire Groundskeeper Who Was Wrongfully Imprisoned for 23 Years

It's been almost a quarter-century since Nevest Coleman helped powerwash and pull back the tarp at Comiskey Park, the Chicago White Sox stadium now known as Guaranteed Rate Field. "I knew you'd be back". "We're grateful that after more than two decades, justice has been carried out for Nevest", the team released in an official statement.

World European Union should be clear on its stance on Turkey
Author: 0 European Union should be clear on its stance on Turkey

At the press conference, president Erdogan said that he hoped that the state of negative relations between European Union and Turkey was now behind them. Summarizing the meeting, Tusk said that all issues had been discussed and that EU's concerns had been raised, including the situation in Syria, but that no concrete compromise or solution had been achieved.

World Leader of alleged cult that ensnared Vancouver woman appears in court
Author: 0 Leader of alleged cult that ensnared Vancouver woman appears in court

U.S. Magistrate Judge Jeffrey Cureton granted Raniere's request Tuesday to have his preliminary and detention hearings take place in the court prosecuting him in the Eastern District of NY. Federal authorities struggled to find Raniere for months because he used encrypted email and ditched his phone. Cureton ordered him taken into custody by the U.S.

World US, South Korea have agreed on new trade deal: White House
Author: 0 US, South Korea have agreed on new trade deal: White House

The U.S. Treasury department is negotiating a side agreement on currency issues with the South Korean government, the officials said. The Asian country is still subject to the 10-percent tariff on its aluminum exports to the United States , said the officials.

World Manchester Arena bombing: confusion kept firefighters away for more than two hours
Author: 0 Manchester Arena bombing: confusion kept firefighters away for more than two hours

Two fire crews station near enough to the venue to hear the explosion were sent three miles away amid fears that the incident was a marauding attack, the report states. "As a effect, communication with the families caught up in the attack was badly affected", the report found. Many complained about being "hounded" and "bombarded" by the media.

World White House expected to address inquiry into Kushner finances
Author: 0 White House expected to address inquiry into Kushner finances

Apollo loaned $184 million to the Kushner Cos., while Citigroup loaned $325 million to the business, which is run by Kushner's family. "Your silence is disturbing given the increasing number of allegations about Mr. "While the White House Counsel's office does follow-up with staff to assist with compliance with various ethics standards, it is not probing whether Kushner violated the law", Sanders said.

World Japan protestors demand prime minister Abe resign over scandal
Author: 0 Japan protestors demand prime minister Abe resign over scandal

Drafted in the wake of Japan's surrender at the end of World War II, the Japanese constitution established democratic processes, enshrined the role of the Emperor and ensured the country's pacifist nature. Abe is not expected to attend parliament on Tuesday. "The whole issue will become clear through the internal Finance Ministry probe and the ongoing criminal investigation".