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World Turkey says will act if Syrian Kurdish militia don't retreat
Author: 0 Turkey says will act if Syrian Kurdish militia don't retreat

Other details of the operation have not been reported. Turkey considers the YPG to be an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), which has waged a decades-long insurgency against the state, and has been infuriated by the support Washington has provided the Syrian Kurdish fighters.

World Saudi Prince Calls For Stepped Up Pressure on Iran
Author: 0 Saudi Prince Calls For Stepped Up Pressure on Iran

He added that successive Saudi governments had lost track of that effort, saying "we have to get it all back." He added that funding now comes mostly from Saudi based "foundations", rather than from the government. Earlier this month, bin Salman was at the White House for a meeting with US President Donald Trump. Saudi Arabia and the entire region went through a revival after '79.

World Trump bids farewell to Hope Hicks
Author: 0 Trump bids farewell to Hope Hicks

They then smiled for the press and Trump pointed Hicks out cheerily to the cameras. But the exit yesterday of the president's most trusted aide, coming one day after yet another Cabinet departure, highlights continuing uncertainty among Trump aides and White House staff about who might be the next to go.

World Pension reform bill changing system for future teachers heads to governor's desk
Author: 0 Pension reform bill changing system for future teachers heads to governor's desk

Eleven Republicans joined 35 Democrats in opposing the measure earlier Thursday evening. The bill would cover a wide range of public employees, including police officers, firefighters and other state workers. Retired educators like Carlotta Abbot anxious about how it would impact the future of their profession. "I love that deal". Burch asked his stunned Republican colleagues.

World Hop on over to Don and Anna's Greenhouses for Easter Fun Day
Author: 0 Hop on over to Don and Anna's Greenhouses for Easter Fun Day

The Easter holidays fall earlier in the year than usual in 2018, with Easter Sunday on April 1. Easter, therefore, varies between April 4 and May 8 in the Gregorian calendar. Holy Saturday: March 31 . "Unfortunately, just as Easter and school holidays about to begin, we've hit the expensive phase of the south east Queensland petrol price cycle", Ms Smith said.

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

President Donald Trump's former lawyer reportedly discussed the possibility of pardons for two of the president's former associates who have been charged in the special counsel Robert Mueller's probe. His inquiry has focused on several potential pillars of obstruction, including Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey in May 2017 and his campaign to pressure Attorney General Jeff Sessions to quit.

World Israeli military captures 3 armed infiltrators from Gaza
Author: 0 Israeli military captures 3 armed infiltrators from Gaza

The six-week-long protest is for the right of return of Palestinian refugees to their homes in Occupied Palestine. In Ben Menachem's view, "Hamas is attempting to replicate Hezbollah's attempt and turn this into an event that will last several weeks".

Author: 0 Steel falls in 2nd round of playoffs after struggling late in season

There are teams with much bigger girls", Osenkarski said about competing in USA Volleyball sponsored tournaments. In his words, "I had never trained a women's team but coaching philosophy is same". Saturday against the Lethbridge Hurricane Hounds. The Eagles took a 1-0 lead in the 15th minute when Briley's corner kick from the left flag curled into the right side of the goal.

World Cetera Advisor Networks LLC Acquires 21075 Shares of ExxonMobil (XOM)
Author: 0 Cetera Advisor Networks LLC Acquires 21075 Shares of ExxonMobil (XOM)

Trust Company increased its stake in Exxon Mobil Corp ( XOM ) by 2.14% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Pnc Svcs Grp Inc stated it has 16.69M shares. Nomura has "Reduce" rating and $70 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of GM in report on Friday, July 22 with "Sector Perform" rating.

World Centre delaying Cauvery board due to Karnataka polls: Kamal Haasan
Author: 0 Centre delaying Cauvery board due to Karnataka polls: Kamal Haasan

The apex court had given a six-week deadline to the Centre to formulate a scheme ending on Thursday. The Economic Times reported that the Tamil Nadu government chose to initiate contempt proceedings against the Centre for its failure to implement the Cauvery Management Board and a committee to oversee river water sharing as laid out in the final judgment of the Supreme Court.

World Cheetah Hitches a Ride During African Safari
Author: 0 Cheetah Hitches a Ride During African Safari

Curious, two of the large cats jumped on the jeep, one on the hood and the other through a back-passenger window. While Hayes was terrified, he said the experience was exhilarating. Another cheetah had previously jumped onto the bonnet of the vehicle, distracting the tourists.Making eye contact is a sign of aggression to many predators, including cheetahs.

World USA wants social media details from all visa applicants
Author: 0 USA wants social media details from all visa applicants

A proposed State Department form would require all USA visa applicants to disclose their social media handles, according to a Bloomberg report . The state department estimates the new proposal would affect approximately 710,000 people applying for immigrant visas and almost 14 million people applying for nonimmigrant visas to enter the country on business or for education purposes.

World Clover police officer arrested for domestic violence
Author: 0 Clover police officer arrested for domestic violence

He said police were closing in on the remaining members of the gang. As is standard protocol, the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation is investigating the officer-involved shooting and the three officers will be put on administrative leave during the investigation.

World Egypt's Sisi wins 92% of votes in presidential election
Author: 0 Egypt's Sisi wins 92% of votes in presidential election

In the 2014 presidential elections, El-Sisi won 97% of the vote, with a 47% turnout. Roughly 25 million people - out of 59 million eligible voters - cast ballots during the three-day vote, which amounts to a turnout rate of 42 percent, according to Al-Ahram.

World Davidson's three HRs lead White Sox over Royals
Author: 0 Davidson's three HRs lead White Sox over Royals

The half-dozen homers tied a Major League Baseball Opening Day Record, evening them with the 1988 New York Mets output in their first game of the year. White Sox DH Matt Davidson drilled three home runs against the Royals on Opening Day Thursday, becoming the first player to hit that many home runs in the season's first game since the Tigers' Dmitri Young on April 4, 2005, also against the Royals.

World Stormy Daniels can not depose Donald Trump, lawyer Cohen yet, says USA judge
Author: 0 Stormy Daniels can not depose Donald Trump, lawyer Cohen yet, says USA judge

He knows they are following the rules of the court. "If such a petition were filed, a number of the questions raised in Plaintiff's Motion may be answered in the petition, thus limited the need for discovery on these issues". On Monday, after Daniels appeared on CBS News' " 60 Minutes " on Sunday night, Avenatti amended the lawsuit to claim that Cohen had defamed his client by suggesting she was a liar.

World Abortion referendum will take place on May 25
Author: 0 Abortion referendum will take place on May 25

The Eighth Amendment of the Irish constitution recognizes the equal right to life of the unborn and the mother. Irish MPs, nonetheless, have debated the issue in Parliament, while anti-abortion groups vow to protect the amendment. It followed the passing of the bill to hold the referendum in the Seanad (Irish Senate). Polls will open at 7am and close at 10pm. It is really important that people do not sit at home and presume somebody else will make the decision for you.

World Anbang's Wu Told He Doesn't Deserve Leniency as Hearing Ends
Author: 0 Anbang's Wu Told He Doesn't Deserve Leniency as Hearing Ends

Wu is accused of forging documents, raising more than $10 billion through fraud and abusing his power at Anbang to appropriate company funds, according to the Wall Street Journal. Wu appeared in court in a suit, with more than 50 people in attendance, including his family members, delegates from the legislature the National People's Congress and the media, according to the Weibo report .

World North Atlantic Treaty Organisation cuts Russian diplomats' access over nerve agent attack
Author: 0 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation cuts Russian diplomats' access over nerve agent attack

Governments of 24 countries around the world have expelled more than 100 Russian diplomats over the poisoning of the Skripals, an unprecedented worldwide response to the first offensive use of a nerve agent in Europe since World War II. Bulgaria, which has so far refrained from ordering any Russians out, said it has recalled its ambassador to Moscow for "consultations". A nerve agent that was developed in the Soviet Union in the 1980s and is only found in Russian Federation poisoned the ...

World Hopkinsville police officer killed in shooting; Suspect wanted
Author: 0 Hopkinsville police officer killed in shooting; Suspect wanted

Meacham, who was married and had two school-age children, had been with the Hopkinsville department since May 2017 and before that worked for about 12 years with the Christian County Sheriff's Office, Austin said. The slain officer's name wasn't immediately released. KSP is asking anyone with information to call Post 2 at 270-676-3313. Citizens may also report tips anonymously through the KSP app.

World Cubs, Marlins set to open Major League Baseball season on TSN1
Author: 0 Cubs, Marlins set to open Major League Baseball season on TSN1

They're eager to replicate the quick getaway in 2016 that helped propel them to their first World Series title in 108 years. The southpaw Lester struck out 180 hitters over 180 innings a year ago (32 starts) while finishing the season 13-8 overall with a 4.33 ERA and a 1.32 WHIP.

World Congress Unlikely to Consider Infrastructure Bill Before Midterms, Trump Says
Author: 0 Congress Unlikely to Consider Infrastructure Bill Before Midterms, Trump Says

Trump didn't explain why the trade deal and North Korea talks couldn't proceed simultaneously. The infrastructure plan calls for $200 billion in federal spending plus $1.3 trillion in state and local financing and private investment. Trump's speech was billed as a pivot to infrastructure to tout the economic benefits of his proposals to help rebuild and fix America's ailing system.

World Trump gives rally-like speech in Ohio
Author: 0 Trump gives rally-like speech in Ohio

Senior White House advisers previewed the speech as a way for Trump to push for infrastructure reform, noting that the President's Council of Economic Advisers released a report claiming the proposal could employ as many as 414,000 additional infrastructure workers over 10 years.

World Brown's last-second 3 lifts Celtics to win over Jazz
Author: 0 Brown's last-second 3 lifts Celtics to win over Jazz

Boston's star on the night was second-year wing Jaylen Brown , who led all scorers with 21 points along with five rebounds and three assists. In the fourth quarter, Boston cut the deficit to 85-84 on back-to-back 3-pointers from Terry Rozier and Shane Larkin .

World Anna Hazare ends strike after meeting CM Fadnavis
Author: 0 Anna Hazare ends strike after meeting CM Fadnavis

Fadnavis and Union Minister of State for Agriculture Gajendra Singh visited Anna after reports of his health deteriorating. Mr Hazare said that he is giving the government six months time, till August, to come good on its assurance and warned that his protest will again begin in September if the demands were not met.

World Parkland school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz gets 'piles' of fan letters
Author: 0 Parkland school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz gets 'piles' of fan letters

Teenage girls and women have bombarded 19-year-old Cruz, who is now being held in Broward County jail, with romantic and sexually-explicit mail, according to local newspaper the Sun Sentinel , which obtained photocopies of the letters. Broward County Public Defender Howard Finkelstein told the Sun-Sentinel he hasn't seen anything like it in his 40 years on the job. "Everyone now and then gets a few, but nothing like this", he added.

Author: 0 What is open and what is closed this Easter weekend in Saskatoon

But at the tomb, they were instead met by an angel telling them that Jesus had risen from the dead and was alive. Easter is the period where we remember the crucifixion and resurrection of the Son of Man, says Pastor Peter Andakis of the Komba Assemblies of God Church in the Dei electorate of Western Highlands province.

World Police Beat for Monday, March 26th, 2018
Author: 0 Police Beat for Monday, March 26th, 2018

A teenager accused of stealing a auto was found to be driving the vehicle in Hamden and was accompanied by two other drivers. Officers located the man standing out front of an apartment. As of Tuesday evening, the girl remains in critical condition in the hospital. Officers said they were able to confirm the auto was stolen and found a gun, methamphetamine, glass smoking pipes and a digital scale inside of the vehicle.

World Tiffany Haddish says Stormy Daniels bit Beyoncé
Author: 0 Tiffany Haddish says Stormy Daniels bit Beyoncé

Don't turn the other cheek! "She's 83 years old, for God's sake, '" Colbert said . Over on "The Daily Show", host Trevor Noah went into overtime on Wednesday with a special "behind the scenes" segment dedicated to solving the saga. But none of the aforementioned have been tied to the alleged bite. Ever since, several well-known names have been forced to come forward and deny the rumours pointing fingers at them.

World Turkey, EU fail to reach 'concrete solutions'
Author: 0 Turkey, EU fail to reach 'concrete solutions'

Erdogan spoke after talks with European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker, European Council President Donald Tusk and Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov in the Bulgarian Black Sea resort of Varna. "As you know, it was a long list including the rule of law and press freedom in Turkey , and Turkey's bilateral relations with member states, also the situation in Syria", he said.

Author: 0 Judge Denies Stormy Daniels' Motion for Donald Trump Deposition

President Trump walks across the South Lawn of the White House on Sunday. Daniels on Monday added Cohen as a defendant in her lawsuit , claiming that he defamed her by suggesting she was a liar. Avenatti tweeted that he expects Cohen to file that request "any day". During an interview on NBC's "Today", Kelly told Cohen's lawyer, David Schwartz , that he wasn't going to get "millions and millions of dollars from Stormy Daniels ".

World OK Senate passes education funding bill
Author: 0 OK Senate passes education funding bill

Oklahoma has a steep hurdle for tax increases, requiring three-fourths of lawmakers to approve. Kansas lawmakers had enough previous year, voting to raise taxes over Gov. "My teachers and I are still gearing up to walk out on Monday", he said . Teachers have been wearing red shirts every Wednesday and encouraging supporters to do the same, according to the Arizona Education Association, which has 20,000 members who are teachers, counselors, bus drivers and retired educators.

World Mega Millions jackpot climbs over $500B
Author: 0 Mega Millions jackpot climbs over $500B

Winning numbers from the March 27 drawing were: 7-25-43-56-59 and the Mega Ball was 13. Each ticket matched the first five numbers without the Mega Ball. Drawings are held every Tuesday and Friday at 11:00 p.m. ET and are available on the Lottery's website . The Powerball jackpot for Saturday night's drawing is an estimated $50 million, with a cash option of $30 million.

World Georgia expels Russian diplomat over Skripal poisoning
Author: 0 Georgia expels Russian diplomat over Skripal poisoning

Britain has accused Russian Federation of being behind the poisoning - allegations fiercely denied by Moscow. But Zakharova said nerve agents have been produced in countries outside of Russian Federation and pointed towards the United Kingdom, United States and the Czech Republic as countries which have invested in this type of research.

World DoJ Inspector General to review potential FISA court abuse by Federal Bureau of Investigation
Author: 0 DoJ Inspector General to review potential FISA court abuse by Federal Bureau of Investigation

Upon the conclusion of that review, Sessions said he will determine whether any of their findings merit the appointment of a special counsel. "I receive regular updates from Mr. The move is a significant victory for Trump and his loyalists, many of whom have said the Russian Federation investigation, which is examining whether members of the Trump campaign colluded with Moscow during the 2016 USA election, is a biased and politically motivated "witch hunt".

World Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy to face trial over campaign financing
Author: 0 Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy to face trial over campaign financing

He has denied wrongdoing. Sarkozy's lawyer Thierry Herzog and former magistrate Gilbert Azibert will also face trial on charges of "corruption, trading in influence and concealment of breach of professional secrecy". Sarkozy appealed that order to stand trial, and a decision on his appeal is pending. In a separate investigation looking into alleged Libyan financing of Sarkozy's election campaign of 2007, France's ex-president was indicted on charges of "passive bribery, illegal ...

World Southgate questions VAR decision after England draw
Author: 0 Southgate questions VAR decision after England draw

German referee Deniz Aytekin consulted VAR after England debutant James Tarkowski appeared to tread on Italy striker Federico Chiesa's foot as he sped into the box just three minutes from time. Vardy's goal was his seventh for England and his first worldwide effort for a year and a day. Vardy's fierce 26th-minute effort after a quick free-kick from Jesse Lingard wowed Wembley.

World Vatican: Don't trust report that Pope Francis denied reality of hell
Author: 0 Vatican: Don't trust report that Pope Francis denied reality of hell

After death, the souls of people who repent are pardoned by God and join in his contemplation, "but those who do not repent, and therefore can not be pardoned, disappear", Francis was quoted as saying. Since becoming pope following the resignation of his predecessor in 2013, Pope Francis has been known a vocal supporter of reform for the Catholic Church and advocate for the poor.

World Devonte Hart from viral Ferguson shooting protest photo believed dead in crash
Author: 0 Devonte Hart from viral Ferguson shooting protest photo believed dead in crash

Investigators are still searching for three more children. Their parents also died Monday. The sheriff appealed for the public's help in retracing where the family had been in recent days. Allman confirmed that Devonte's parents - Jennifer and Sarah Hart - were killed in the crash along with children Marcus, Jeremiah and Abigail. The Mendocino Sheriff's Office reported Devonte, 15, and his siblings Hannah, 16, and Sierra, 12, are still missing.

World 13000-year-old footprints found off Canadian coast
Author: 0 13000-year-old footprints found off Canadian coast

Buried deep below a sandy beach and pressed into soft clay, footprints from an ancient time hold clues to life for some of North America's early humans. Scientists discovered 29 footprints belonging to humans. The researchers even examined the footprints with the help of computer and electronic devices and were successfully able to determine the size of the feet.

World Will there be a Ready Player One sequel?
Author: 0 Will there be a Ready Player One sequel?

One of the best aspects of Ernest Cline's Ready Player One is its unabashed affection for the past. I'll begin this review by saying that I am a huge fan of the book Ready Player One , so it's quite hard to separate my fangirl self from my movie-critic self while watching the film adaptation by Steven Spielberg .

World Kansas considers making schools liable for not arming staff
Author: 0 Kansas considers making schools liable for not arming staff

The program will last for the next four weeks and each week will have a different focus. "The individuals who come from large metropolitan areas can afford to have an SRO, versus some of the other members in the committee that come from rural communities, and they cannot afford to have an SRO on staff, and law enforcement help could be anywhere from 15 to 20 minutes away", he told the Insurance Committee.

World Windsor, UK-based Pub Creates Gin In Honor of Royal Wedding
Author: 0 Windsor, UK-based Pub Creates Gin In Honor of Royal Wedding

Local businesses and visitors "can expect to see an increased police presence" ahead of the wedding including armed police, search dogs and helicopters, the police said. Thames Valley Police says visitors and residents should remain vigilant at all times as they "are our extra eyes and ears". The force says the majority of those working on the operation will be from Thames Valley but other forces, such as British Transport Police, the Metropolitan Police and Surrey Police, will also be ...

World March For Our Lives
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Saturday's March for Our Lives , a movement calling for greater gun control nationwide, is a prime example. As always, I restrained myself from a natural tendency to conflate the sins of these students parents onto their present movement. "I feel like it's kind of our responsibility to get the word out, because we are the current students and our lives are in jeopardy, ultimately", Reilly said.

World Jeb Bush Blasts Trump Family: My Kids 'Actually Love Me'
Author: 0 Jeb Bush Blasts Trump Family: My Kids 'Actually Love Me'

Though Bush's children remark didn't mention Trump by name, the Yale Daily News wrote "several audience members interviewed after the event said they interpreted Bush's comment as a jab at Trump", prompting the conservative "Daily Caller" to report, "Jeb Pokes Trump: My Kids 'Actually Love Me'".

World Adnan Syed of 'Serial' podcast to get new trial
Author: 0 Adnan Syed of 'Serial' podcast to get new trial

Prosecutors appealed to the Maryland Court of Special Appeals, the state's intermediate appeals court. Maryland's attorney general had appealed the decision. Syed's story was widely publicized in the 2014 " Serial " podcast, which cast doubt on his guilt. Syed's attorneys then filed a separate conditional appeal, asking the court to look at the alibi issue.