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World Prince Philip recovering after hip surgery
Author: 0 Prince Philip recovering after hip surgery

Clarence House announced in a statement on November 27 that Harry, 33, and Markle, 36, were engaged, writing "His Royal Highness and Ms. Markle became engaged in London earlier this month". The news has however sparked concerns amongst some royal fans that Philip may not be fit to attend his grandson, Prince Harry's, wedding in May. Philip stepped down from his public duties last summer, but on occasion attends events with the Queen.

World USA soldier killed in roadside bombing in Syria
Author: 0 USA soldier killed in roadside bombing in Syria

Trump did not say who the others were who might take care of Syria, but Russian Federation and Iran have sizable forces in the country to support President Bashar al-Assad's regime. The Syrian army has repeatedly said regaining control over rebel-held suburbs would stop rocket attacks on the capital. These include more than 1,000 people - fighters from another faction, Faylaq al-Rahman, and family members - who left Douma late Sunday, according to regime media.

World China prepares new tariffs
Author: 0 China prepares new tariffs

The move comes after the Trump administration released a list of Chinese goods it wants to hit with additional tariffs, based on Section 301 of the U.S. In response, the US Trade Representative, Ambassador Robert Lighthizer, vowed : "President Trump has made it clear we must insist on fair and reciprocal trade with China and strictly enforce our laws against unfair trade".

World High wind warning issued for Cortland County
Author: 0 High wind warning issued for Cortland County

The chance of precipitation is 70 percent. The weather service in Birmingham also got multiple reports of trees down and scattered damage across northern parts of its forecast area, including damage to a shopping mall in Jasper. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 miles per hour or gusts of 58 miles per hour or more can lead to property damage. Overnight lows of 32 to 35 are expected with rain and snow developing toward morning.

World Bo Dietl: 'Mexico Has to Step Up' to Stop Migrant Caravan
Author: 0 Bo Dietl: 'Mexico Has to Step Up' to Stop Migrant Caravan

A group called Pueblo Sin Frontera, or People Without Borders, organized the mass movement through Mexico as a way of helping Central American migrants avoid criminal gangs and harassment by authorities as they trek to the USA border. The migrants are primarily fleeing violence in Honduras and may be bound for the USA border. Some people from the group moved to the neighboring state of Veracruz, the caravan organizers told the Washington Post but it wasn't clear if the people were ...

World Impatient for his wall, Trump turns to US military to secure border
Author: 0 Impatient for his wall, Trump turns to US military to secure border

Trump said today he is looking at using the military to secure the border between the United States and Mexico. The US leader has spent three days attacking the Mexican government for failing to block the estimated 1,500 people from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras from walking north toward the border.

World Rajya Sabha Adjourned Till Tomorrow Amid Protests By Various Parties
Author: 0 Rajya Sabha Adjourned Till Tomorrow Amid Protests By Various Parties

Speaker Sumitra Mahajan appealed to the AIADMK members to return to their seats saying she can not take up the no- confidence motion unless the House is in order. "We are ready to bring it". Nearly no business has been done in both houses through the second half of the Budget Session, which began on March 5, mainly because of protests by several Opposition parties that have different demands .

World President Trump Proposes Using Military to Secure Border
Author: 0 President Trump Proposes Using Military to Secure Border

Mexican officials say privately that they believe Trump has exaggerated the caravan's importance to renew pressure on Mexico over the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement. After 14 months in office, Trump still hammers regularly on an anti-immigration theme that helped to energize conservative Republican voters who helped him win the presidency in the 2016 election.

World Gusty Winds & Storms Wednesday
Author: 0 Gusty Winds & Storms Wednesday

Orange and Rockland Utilities has declared a Storm Watch as two strong storm systems, packing high winds and thunderstorms, sometimes severe, are expected to hit the region today ( Wednesday ) and Friday . Rain and snow are possible before 1 a.m. Tuesday , then snow is likely, possibly mixed with rain and freezing rain. Tomorrow should be a nice spring chaser to this shot of winter weather with a high of -1C and, more importantly, sun.

World Poll finds Donald Trump doing better job as president than Barack Obama
Author: 0 Poll finds Donald Trump doing better job as president than Barack Obama

But he has proven to be resilient. The last time Trump logged a positive approval rating in the Rasmussen poll was on February 27-but, before that, he had gone without hitting the 50% mark since June 16, 2017. Overall ratings are less complimentary. A combined average of polls give Trump a 41.8 percent approval and 53.2 percent disapproval rating. Trump had a -15 net approval compared to John F.

World Barcelona coach Valverde insists Roma will be tough challenge
Author: 0 Barcelona coach Valverde insists Roma will be tough challenge

That 6-1 trouncing was the only time Barca have beaten Roma in four meetings and Eusebio Di Francesco's side welcome back Radja Nainggolan and Lorenzo Pellegrini from injury. Lionel Messi is expected back for Wednesday's Champions League quarter-final first leg against Roma and for Barcelona his return can not come soon enough.

World Govt To SC: Roll Back Dilution Of SC/ST Act
Author: 0 Govt To SC: Roll Back Dilution Of SC/ST Act

Punjab government as a precautionary measure ordered schools and colleges to remain shut following the bandh called by various Dalit organisations. Curfew imposed on Monday in parts of Gwalior, Bhind and Morena districts continued on Tuesday.

World Second Amendment rights provide gun control solution
Author: 0 Second Amendment rights provide gun control solution

He noted that this is hardly a new phenomenon, and that gun control extremists apparently haven't figured out that with each new alarmist campaign, they compel more Americans to exercise their Second Amendment rights. He said he expected several of them to be active in helping to qualify the gun storage measure for the ballot. In the month of March, Timson estimates his store tripled its average overall sales.

World Mueller OK'd to probe Manafort-Russia collusion allegations
Author: 0 Mueller OK'd to probe Manafort-Russia collusion allegations

The son-in-law of a Russian oligarch, van der Zwaan entered his guilty plea in February for lying about his work in Ukraine with Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and deputy Rick Gates . According to the filing, which includes a 53-page brief and several attachments, the special counsel rejected the motion to dismiss since they believe there may still be a connection between Manafort's lobbying before he joined the Trump campaign in 2016.

World Astros need 3 staffers, leaf blower to unveil World Series banner
Author: 0 Astros need 3 staffers, leaf blower to unveil World Series banner

That's right - they handed out their championship rings . And when Charlie Morton toed the rubber for the first pitch, it was back to business. We would say that struggling to unveil a championship banner is some kind of bad omen, but the Astros already have their title, and there's nothing now that can take it away.

World Man shot in neck by Zebulon officer has lengthy criminal record
Author: 0 Man shot in neck by Zebulon officer has lengthy criminal record

Police haven't said what exactly happened to the woman before officers arrived. That's when police say Gick pulled a gun from his waistband. "People commonly call and turn themselves in, but to become uncooperative after that, I think that is something we will find out as the investigation comes along", Police Chief Tim Haywood said.

World United Kingdom lab says can not determine spy nerve agent was Russian-made
Author: 0 United Kingdom lab says can not determine spy nerve agent was Russian-made

Scientists at Britain's top military laboratory said Tuesday that they can not yet prove that the nerve agent used to poison a former Russian double agent and his daughter in southern England came from Russia. The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), the world s chemical watchdog, will meet Wednesday to discuss Britain s allegations that Russian Federation was responsible for the poisoning, according to documents released on Tuesday.

World Man shot in head during Facebook Live video accident
Author: 0 Man shot in head during Facebook Live video accident

The shooting was reported early Sunday morning in the parking lot of a gas station, reported Click2Houston. Police say the victim, Devyn Holmes , was inside of a parked vehicle with Damper and another man who were playing with two guns on Facebook Live.

World Islamic State claims it killed four Catholics in southern Pakistan
Author: 0 Islamic State claims it killed four Catholics in southern Pakistan

In a horrifying incident, four members of a Pakistani Christian family were shot dead in Quetta city, the capital of Baluchistan province, on Monday night. All four died on the spot while a woman was injured and rushed to a hospital, Provincial Police Chief Moazzam Jah Ansari said, adding that her father and three cousins were killed in the firing.

World Crews battle early morning fire on the island
Author: 0 Crews battle early morning fire on the island

At 8:43 a.m., the Presque Isle Fire Department was dispatched to 59 Chapman Road. Two fire engines attended where crews used breathing apparatus when entering the house and a fan to clear the air. Rio Grande Fire Department also responded with a tanker to assist with water. The fire caused Amarillo Blvd. eastbound to be closed but crews have now opened the lanes to traffic.

World Deploy military at US-Mexico border until wall built
Author: 0 Deploy military at US-Mexico border until wall built

On Monday, the Republican president railed against Democrats over immigration and again pressed U.S. lawmakers to pass legislation to build his long-promised border wall between the United States and Mexico . Securing the southern border was a centerpiece of Trump's platform during his 2016 campaign for the presidency, and something he mentions frequently.

World Demi Lovato kisses Kehlani during
Author: 0 Demi Lovato kisses Kehlani during "sexy" moment onstage

Kehlani sneaked on stage in Newark, N.J., on Monday, April 2, 2018, and grabbed Lovato, and the two shared a kiss. Demi then throws her down on the bed and climbs on top. Lovato also had nothing but love for Lani. "Cheers to you, more life and success on the rest of the legs of this tour", Kehlani continued. Kehlani has been one of the opening acts for Demi's tour since it started in February 2018.

World Man climbs Sydney Harbour Bridge sparking traffic chaos
Author: 0 Man climbs Sydney Harbour Bridge sparking traffic chaos

Delays continue on the Sydney Harbour Bridge this morning after police received reports at 4:30am that a man had started climbing the bridge without authorisation. (9NEWS) Motorists are being urged to stay away from the Sydney Harbour Bridge amid a police operation. The man left a bicycle in the middle of the road before making the climb, it is understood.

World Vindicated, Says India, As US Puts Hafiz Saeed's Party On Terror List
Author: 0 Vindicated, Says India, As US Puts Hafiz Saeed's Party On Terror List

Treasury Department also designated seven members of the MML central leadership body for acting on behalf of LeT. These designations seek to deny the resources it needs to plan and carry out further terrorist attacks. Under pressure from the United States, the United Nations and worldwide institutions to crack down on terrorist financing, Pakistan drew up secret plans last December for a "takeover" of charities linked to Saeed.

World Marijuana Significantly Reduce Opioid Prescriptions, Deaths
Author: 0 Marijuana Significantly Reduce Opioid Prescriptions, Deaths

More than 90 Americans die daily from opioid overdoses , according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . It compared the states where marijuana laws took effect versus states without such laws. Patients in states that allowed them to grow marijuana at home also showed a dip with 7 percent fewer daily doses. The poll results are based on answers from a nationally representative sample of 2,007 people ages 50 to 80.

World Ikea reveals United Kingdom gender pay gap
Author: 0 Ikea reveals United Kingdom gender pay gap

This means the Irish carrier pays women 71.8 per cent less than men on average - when comparing median hourly rates, for every £1 men earn, women earn just 28p. What is the gender pay gap? In the top 10 of those with the worst gender pay gap, the best-known company is Ryanair. Equal pay has been a legal requirement for 47 years and means men and women doing the same job have to be paid the same.

World Wright State to honor Martin Luther King, Jr
Author: 0 Wright State to honor Martin Luther King, Jr

Mayor Bill de Blasio and first lady Chirlane McCray will be on hand to light the Washington Square Park arch before the recording is played. What happened in the aftermath of King's death? King led the march from the historic Clayborn Temple to Memphis City Hall during the 1968 sanitation strike.

World Woman raped by 3 men on pretext of job in Delhi
Author: 0 Woman raped by 3 men on pretext of job in Delhi

Nontombi Piyose (22) of Mamelodi East was last seen leaving her home with a friend for Denlyn shopping mall while Mmamakgowa Eva Mogagabe (20) disappeared on her way to a study group both on Friday 23 March. Meanwhile, Deliz was roaming the hallways while waiting for a cab and asking people for cigarettes after he was discharged, according to a police report.

World High-flying Pakistan whitewash West Indies
Author: 0 High-flying Pakistan whitewash West Indies

For Pakistan , Muhammad Amir took three wickets, Shadab Khan and Hussain Talat two each while Muhammad Nawaz and Hasan Ali one each. Series: This three-match T20I series marks the return of global cricket to Karachi for the first time since 2009.

World Ram Charan's magic works, 'Rangasthalam' crosses Rs.100 crore
Author: 0 Ram Charan's magic works, 'Rangasthalam' crosses Rs.100 crore

The movie has been going wonderfully with back to back 3 days of wonderful collections. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted: "This is HUGE..." Besides raking in great moolah at the domestic box office, Rangasthalam has set the ticket counter ringing loud at the foreign box office too.

World Experts unable to identify source of nerve agent used in Skripal attack
Author: 0 Experts unable to identify source of nerve agent used in Skripal attack

Moscow refuted the accusations that it had participated in the incident and points out that neither the Soviet Union nor Russian Federation have ever done research into that toxic chemical. Russian Federation retaliated by expelling an equal number of US diplomats. Britain has dismissed the various, often contradictory, theories, that Russian Federation has put forward, with even the Foreign Office publicly mocking them on social media.

World DCFOF stands up for victims during sexual assault awareness month
Author: 0 DCFOF stands up for victims during sexual assault awareness month

NEW BEDFORD -The proclamation for Sexual Assault Awareness Month is at 5 p.m. April 17 in the Ashley Room at City Hall, 133 Williams St. "The event will be represented by the Safety Net President, SLI, Disability Services, Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Committee, Stonewall Tigers and SGA", Rawls said.

World Elephant killed as circus truck tips over on road in Spain
Author: 0 Elephant killed as circus truck tips over on road in Spain

An elephant is hoisted into the back of a truck. An elephant has died and four others were recovering from injuries after a circus truck tipped over on a major highway in Spain . " Elephants should be in the jungle, not being transported to shows where they are mistreated", PACMA said over twitter. This latest incident is just another example of why circuses that force wild animals to perform are highly unethical and risky for all involved.

World United States troops could soon be pulled out of Syria, Donald Trump says
Author: 0 United States troops could soon be pulled out of Syria, Donald Trump says

He added that "our primary mission" of fighting the Islamic State terrorist group is "almost completed". Brett McGurk, the U.S. special envoy for the counter-IS fight at the State Department, said the administration is now undertaking a spending review of the Syria campaign that extends from counter-explosive aid to rubble removal.

World Trump seeks Syria pullout as advisers warn on Islamic State
Author: 0 Trump seeks Syria pullout as advisers warn on Islamic State

Trump commented Tuesday at a White House news conference with the presidents of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. McGurk acknowledged a review was underway to ensure US taxpayer dollars were well spent, when asked about media reports that Trump had ordered the State Department to freeze more than $200 million in funds for recovery efforts in Syria.

Author: 0 Villanova Triumphs Over Michigan for NCAA Title

The Villanova Wildcats cruised to their second NCAA title in three years on the strength of sophomore Donte DiVincenzo's exhilarating 31-point performance Monday night against the Michigan Wolverines . "We're trying to get a program that can just sustain itself", said Beilein, who has now been the national runner-up twice in his last six seasons at MI.

World The Roseanne Premiere Set a New Time-Shifted Viewing Record
Author: 0 The Roseanne Premiere Set a New Time-Shifted Viewing Record

The premiere episode of the Roseanne revival continues its wave of popularity by setting a major new viewing record. As examples, he writes, " Trump's attacks on health care, including Medicaid, have worsened the Conners' ability to afford necessary medication".

World Arizona mother allegedly used Taser to wake son for Easter church service
Author: 0 Arizona mother allegedly used Taser to wake son for Easter church service

Police claim that's why Dobbins used a Taser when her son wouldn't get out of bed but she completely denies the charge. "Nobody writes a book on the correct way of parenting", the mother said. The mother still think she did nothing wrong, saying, "I don't think I did anything wrong because you're supposed to put God first and that's all I was trying to do is tell my kids to put God first".

World German prosecutor seeks Carles Puigdemont extradition
Author: 0 German prosecutor seeks Carles Puigdemont extradition

The ex-premier was living in a self imposed exile in Belgium and was in Finland on March 24, when Spain reactivated the European arrest warrant against him. Schleswig-Holstein's Higher Regional Court will now decide whether to grant the extradition request. It remains unclear at this point, whether German judicial authorities will pursue this line of legal reasoning further or focus on the charge of "rebellion" .

World Turkey's Erdogan rebuffs Macron on Syrian Kurds
Author: 0 Turkey's Erdogan rebuffs Macron on Syrian Kurds

Kosovo's Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj on Saturday ordered a probe into the arrest and deportation of six Turkish nationals from Kosovo in an operation he says was ordered without his knowledge. He also hinted that he was not pleased with the dismissal of the interior minister and secret service chief. Human Rights Watch (HRW) criticized the Kosovo authorities over the arrests .

World Pinwheels raise awareness of Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month
Author: 0 Pinwheels raise awareness of Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month

Bartleson said neglect is simply a matter of not meeting the physical needs of a child. Johnson noted Child Haven came into being 35 years ago. There will be more events throughout the Wichita falls area aimed at educating the public about child abuse prevention throughout the month.

World 'Punish a Muslim Day' fliers circulate in Portland
Author: 0 'Punish a Muslim Day' fliers circulate in Portland

The letter calls for people to verbally abuse a Muslim person for "10 points" while pulling off a Muslim woman's hijab earns 25 points. "I have, as many of us do, many friends and constituents in the Muslim community". Some took the day off. Others asked to telework. If it were not for her, the patients wouldn't be fed. Anti-terror police in the United Kingdom are investigating what appears to be a white nationalist letter invoking violence against Britain's Muslim community.

World Designer Of Waterslide Connected To Decapitation Of 10 YO Arrested In Texas
Author: 0 Designer Of Waterslide Connected To Decapitation Of 10 YO Arrested In Texas

Marshals Service announced. Both were recently charged with reckless second-degree murder in the decapitation of a 10-year-old boy on the ride in 2016. "Verruckt suffered from a long list of risky design flaws; however, the most obvious and potentially lethal flaw was that Verruckt's design guaranteed that rafts would occasionally go airborne in a manner that could severely injure or kill the occupants", the indictment read.