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World Trump visits West Virginia, where support for him is strong
Author: 0 Trump visits West Virginia, where support for him is strong

He repeated his unfounded and unsubstantiated claim that "millions and millions of people" voted illegally in 2016. . Trump also said many illegal immigrants who were women were raped while making the journey through Mexico to the United States.

World Woman called 'worst DUI offender' caught: 6 DUIs in 6 states
Author: 0 Woman called 'worst DUI offender' caught: 6 DUIs in 6 states

Police say Schleicher then told the officers she had 11 children and couldn't find them. An open bottle of Crown Royal Liquor was found in the passenger seat of the vehicle and the car's engine was also running, police said. "This is one of the worse DUI offenders we have ever dealt with", Weitzel said. Tasha Schleicher was charged Wednesday with two counts of felony aggravated drunken driving, two counts of misdemeanor drunken driving, no vehicle insurance, driving while license revoked ...

World Trump signs order to send troops to USA border
Author: 0 Trump signs order to send troops to USA border

Since then, illegal border crossings have fallen , with arrests for those crossings hitting a 46-year low . Leaders of the organization behind the caravan , People Without Borders, said the procession of people would end in Mexico City rather than attempt to reach the border.

World Israeli airstrike on Gaza Strip border kills Palestinian
Author: 0 Israeli airstrike on Gaza Strip border kills Palestinian

Israel says there will again be a "reaction of the harshest kind" if there are "provocations" along the Gaza border on Friday, a week after 18 Palestinians were killed in protests demanding the right to return . The key issues are: mutual recognition, borders, security, water rights, control of Jerusalem, Israeli settlements, Palestinian freedom of movement, and Palestinian right of return.

World Cyclist fired for showing Trump middle finger sues ex-employer
Author: 0 Cyclist fired for showing Trump middle finger sues ex-employer

Briskman's one-finger salute was captured by White House pool photographer Brendan Smialowski October 28, just moments after US President Donald Trump left his golf course in Sterling, Virginia. Dvorak isn't the only person to hold the opinion that Briskman's firing was based on fear of reprisal from the Trump administration. 'Working for a company that does business with the federal government should provide you with greater opportunities, but it should never limit your ability to ...

World Analysts See $0.74 EPS for Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (SBGI)
Author: 0 Analysts See $0.74 EPS for Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (SBGI)

While we are hearing the spiel from the anchors, in the background of those individual station videos , we see many network logos - those of Fox News, ABC, CBS and NBC. The poll found that three in four Americans agreed that major TV and newspaper outlets report "fake news". Journalists at Sinclair-owned stations have been rankled by corporate-mandated "must run" segments like the anti-fake news one and pro-Trump commentary from Boris Epshteyn, which cut into local news time, CNN ...

World Philippines to close Boracay resort to tourists for 6 months
Author: 0 Philippines to close Boracay resort to tourists for 6 months

Located off the northern tip of the central island of Panay, Boracay's white sand, lively night scene and abundant water sports attracted almost two million visitors in 2017, with the largest contingents coming from China and South Korea. Starting April 20, PAL will deploy additional flights on routes between Manila and Cebu, Iloilo, Puerto Princesa and Bacolod. A business association on the island asked the government to shut down only those violating laws.

World Feb trade deficit widens to a fresh nine-year high
Author: 0 Feb trade deficit widens to a fresh nine-year high

Imports and exports both registered gains of 1.7 per cent. Washington and Beijing have threatened in recent days to put import duties on about $50 billion of each other's exports - with the Chinese targeting politically sensitive USA goods such as soybeans and the Americans pointing to high-end manufactured items in the aerospace, auto, pharmaceutical and other sectors.

World Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Just Thanked Trump for Helping His Case
Author: 0 Stormy Daniels' Lawyer Just Thanked Trump for Helping His Case

Michael is my attorney. "You'll have to ask Michael Cohen ". Trump denies knowing anything about the payment, including where his lawyer, Michael Cohen, got the money from . While Mr Trump has denied her claims, his lawyers are seeking $20m in damages from Ms Daniels, arguing she broke the non-disclosure deal. The suit claimed Trump "purposely did not sign the agreement so he could later, if need be, publicly disavow any knowledge of the Hush Agreement and Ms.

Author: 0 The Brand New: Magnitude 5.3 quake Strikes off Southern California

Maridel Jamero, Office of Civil Defense (OCD) operator, said in an interview Thursday that they did not receive any information on damages or casualties. "We now have no reports of damage or injuries", fire department spokeswoman Margaret Stewart said. The Channel Islands National Park, one of the destinations closest to the epicentre, reported no immediate damage of injuries, spokeswoman Yvonne Menard said.

World German court refuses to extradite Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont on rebellion charge
Author: 0 German court refuses to extradite Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont on rebellion charge

But the German court said it would only permit Mr. Puigdemont's extradition on the lesser charges of misuse of public funds and not for Spain's more serious charge of rebellion against the state. Puigdemont's lawyers have appealed in Spain against the "rebellion" charge , highlighting that he was not involved in violence. However, the court in the northern city of Schleswig said there could be a case to answer for misusing public funds last October to hold an unauthorised independence ...

Author: 0 Pensioner bailed over stabbing of intruder in south-east London

It's not as if to say he had a cutlass or a machete or a knife. Other neighbors have spoken up in Osborn-Brooks' favor, saying he can not be blamed for what transpired inside his home. He has since lived at a secret address. The 78-year-old was released on bail on Thursday, as police renewed an appeal for information from the public.

World Migrant caravan abandons plan to travel to U.S. border
Author: 0 Migrant caravan abandons plan to travel to U.S. border

Conservative U.S. media seized on this year's caravan as an example of unchecked migration, and Trump's comments brought it further attention. "They have good intentions, but they're exposing (the migrants)" to danger, including trips on "La Bestia", a freight train that migrants steal rides on, said Jorge Andrade, spokesman for a coalition of mostly Catholic-run shelters known as the "You Are Us Collective".

World Lok Sabha proceedings disrupted for 21st straight day
Author: 0 Lok Sabha proceedings disrupted for 21st straight day

TDP and AIADMK members started protesting over various issues soon after oaths had been taken. The Rajya Sabha witnessed a record 13 adjournments on April 4. The AIADMK members were seen raking up the issue of setting up of the Cauvery Management Board. The bill aims to make giving a bribe a specific offence like taking a bribe and seeks to modify the definitions and penalties for such offences, among other things.

World Four dead, three injured in Turkey university shooting
Author: 0 Four dead, three injured in Turkey university shooting

He said the suspect, who was studying for a doctoral degree, had been under investigation at the university for accusing a number of staff members of being followers of US -based cleric Fethullah Gulen, whom Turkey blames for a failed coup in 2016.

World Royal Dutch Shell plc, (NYSE: RDS-A)
Author: 0 Royal Dutch Shell plc, (NYSE: RDS-A)

Trimas Corp now has $1.27B valuation. The stock is trading away to its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by -1.68% and 4.61%, respectively. Shares are trading price at $65.41 with move of 1.85%. As GM has a P/S, P/E and P/B estimations of 0.35, 7.18 and 1.49 separately. Investors of record on Thursday, February 15th were paid a dividend of $0.47 per share.

World Long Island weather: Sunny today, but cooler than normal
Author: 0 Long Island weather: Sunny today, but cooler than normal

A cold front pushes through Friday which could lead to falling temperatures by the afternoon after highs in the upper 30s-low 40s. Dreams of clear skies and mild weather will have to wait, as forecasters predicted Wednesday that a record-breaking Arctic blast is headed for the East Coast this weekend.

World Shah to meet BJP leaders at Raipur airport tomorrow
Author: 0 Shah to meet BJP leaders at Raipur airport tomorrow

Addressing a public meeting here, he said that "no one can dare to change" the reservation policy "as set by B R Ambedkar in the Constitution". He said, therefore, the Opposition is responsible for 10 lives lost during the Bharat Bandh protests.

World Citing TMC violence, BJP seeks Central forces for panchayat polls
Author: 0 Citing TMC violence, BJP seeks Central forces for panchayat polls

BJP also demanded a free, fair and violence-free Panchayat election and also deployment of Central force during the election. Trinamool supporters stabbed BJP's Birbhum general secretary soon after he came out of the DM's office. "They have stopped others candidates from submitting the nomination forms in some places". In Coochbehar, four journalists were hospitalised after being assaulted while covering the ongoing violence.

World TN bandh over Cauvery row: Buses from city suspended
Author: 0 TN bandh over Cauvery row: Buses from city suspended

Opposition leader MK Stalin and leaders of allies led their party cadre on a protest from a key traffic bottleneck on Chennai's arterial road - Anna Salai - toward the Marina beach in a sizeable demonstration to condemn the Centre's inaction in the Cauvery river water dispute with Karnataka.

World Sally Pearson, face of Gold Coast Games, out with Achilles injury
Author: 0 Sally Pearson, face of Gold Coast Games, out with Achilles injury

Alistair Brownlee won gold in the Olympic triathlon two years ago ahead of his brother Jonny in second and they had been tipped to repeat the feat in the Commonwealth Games . She is her own coach, so decided she needed to check in with the Australian track and field team's head coach Craig Hilliard and doctor Paul Blackman to work out how to handle this injury.

World Woman says she reported abuse in 2013 — APNewsBreak
Author: 0 Woman says she reported abuse in 2013 — APNewsBreak

Antfolk and his team gathered their findings based on a sample of 2,655 adults and also found that despite men's interest in younger women, their sexual activity reflects their own age range i.e. A witness called Le Center police Monday when Kailyn Jeanne Jewett, 30, allegedly ignored a restraining order and went to her ex-boyfriend's residence and took his phone and threw it on the ground.

World Thousands protest against court's ruling on Lula prison
Author: 0 Thousands protest against court's ruling on Lula prison

After almost 11 hours of often heated debate, the Supreme Federal Tribunal voted 6-5 to deny da Silva's request to stave off a 12-year prison sentence while he fights a conviction that he has always argued was nothing more than a ploy to keep him off of the October ballot.

World Lankan President's party to support no-confidence motion against PM
Author: 0 Lankan President's party to support no-confidence motion against PM

Sirisena who was elected President in 2015 with support mainly from Wickremesinghe had called for premier's stepping down mid last month after both political parties in the unity government lost badly to Rajapaksa's new party. "In these circumstances how can we support this no-confidence motion?" And secondly, he has to heal the cracks in the coalition in the wake of the poor showing in the recent local government elections.

World Facebook removes more content generated by Kremlin-linked troll farm
Author: 0 Facebook removes more content generated by Kremlin-linked troll farm

The company said most of the accounts and pages were in Russian and aimed at users in Russia and neighbouring or nearby countries, including Ukraine , Azerbaijan and Uzbekistan. "Today's disclosure of more IRA-linked accounts is evidence that the Kremlin continues to exploit platforms like Facebook to sow division, spread disinformation, and influence political debates around the globe", Mr.

World NYPD Shoot & Kill an Unarmed Black Man in Brooklyn
Author: 0 NYPD Shoot & Kill an Unarmed Black Man in Brooklyn

Wednesday's incident comes after police in Sacramento, California, shot and killed an African American man who they believed was pointing a gun at them, but was actually holding a cellphone. "He never had a problem with anyone", said resident Andre Wilson, who knew the victim for 20 years. Some yelled "oppressors" as they faced off against several officers standing on the other side of police tape.

World Opposition Part Claims Victory In Sierra Leone's Presidential Election
Author: 0 Opposition Part Claims Victory In Sierra Leone's Presidential Election

The vote was the second time Maada Bio ran for the presidency as head of the main opposition SLPP. " Everyone in, no one out ", the party's campaign manager Ali Kabba said. Bio, a straight-talking retired brigadier, has blasted the government's closeness to China, while Kamara had presented himself as a continuity candidate.

World NDA MPs relinquish salary to protest Parliament disruptions
Author: 0 NDA MPs relinquish salary to protest Parliament disruptions

However, the chair declined citing protests by AIADMK over Cauvery. All Members of Parliament of the Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP )-led National Democratic Alliance ( NDA ) government have decided not to take salary and allowances for the last 23 days of the Budget session, Union Minister Ananth Kumar said on Wednesday.

World Last Syrian Rebel Group Starts Leaving Ghouta
Author: 0 Last Syrian Rebel Group Starts Leaving Ghouta

State television said buses carrying 448 people, including fighters of the Jaish al-Islam (Army of Islam) group and their families, left Ghouta's main town of Douma on April 2. Syrian government forces responded by putting the town and other suburbs around Damascus under siege, bombing hospitals and residential areas , and blocking the entry of food and medical relief.

World SC/ST Act: protests erupt in Punjab, Haryana; CBSE postpones exams
Author: 0 SC/ST Act: protests erupt in Punjab, Haryana; CBSE postpones exams

The verdict is being widely criticised by the Dalits and the Opposition, who claim that the dilution of the act will lead to more discrimination and crime against the backward community. "Exams will carry on as per schedule in Union Territory of Chandigarh and rest of the country", it said. The CBSE official release further states: " Taking cognisance of the letter of the Director General School Education, CBSE has chose to postpone all class XII and Class X Examinations scheduled for ...

World Augusta Masters: Five golfers to watch
Author: 0 Augusta Masters: Five golfers to watch

And that's because, now more than ever, he knows he deserves to be there. And most importantly of all, Tiger Woods knows Augusta National like the back of his hand. Woods has dominated the pre-tournament talk to the point that Justin Rose , last year's runner-up, didn't even have to refer to him by name. The bigger issue might be a dozen or more other contenders, all of whom earned their share of the hype.

World President Trump to Deploy National Guard at Mexico Border to Stop Illegals
Author: 0 President Trump to Deploy National Guard at Mexico Border to Stop Illegals

Frustrated by slow action on a major campaign promise, President Donald Trump said Tuesday he wants to use the military to secure the U.S. -Mexico border until his promised border wall is built. Nielsen was challenged about Trump's claims on Twitter that work on the border wall had begun, when in fact, the only activity so far has been to replace old, existing fencing.

World Brazil court to rule on ex-leader Lula's jail term
Author: 0 Brazil court to rule on ex-leader Lula's jail term

Thousands also turned out in Rio de Janeiro, with smaller numbers demonstrating in other cities. The commander of Brazil's army ratcheted up tension on the eve of a Supreme Court decision on whether former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva should be allowed to exhaust his appeals process before being sent to jail for a corruption conviction.

World Killed In Easter Road Accidents
Author: 0 Killed In Easter Road Accidents

In a statement, national police spokesperson Chief Superintendent Paul Nyathi urged motorists to avoid speeding and obey all traffic rules and regulations. The driver of the Chevy pick up truck was ejected from the vehicle and airlifted to MUSC, and died as a result of the injuries. "The other person who died on admission at Chivhu Hospital was in the Toyota Wish".

World Turkey, Russia, Iran urge lasting Syria truce
Author: 0 Turkey, Russia, Iran urge lasting Syria truce

Cooperation between the three in Syria "may break down at some point" and disputes between Moscow and Ankara could come to the fore when the regime turns its attention to Idlib province, Teoman said. Erdogan said Turkish troops, which last month took control of the northwestern enclave of Afrin, would move eastward into Manbij and other areas controlled by the USA -backed Peoples' Protection Units, or YPG, which Turkey considers to be terrorists.

World Jet Airways to buy 75 Boeing planes worth $8.8 bn
Author: 0 Jet Airways to buy 75 Boeing planes worth $8.8 bn

Based on this rate, the cost of 75 such planes would be about $8.8 billion. At the Dubai air show in November previous year, Naresh Goyal, Chairman and Founder, Jet Airways, had told Reuters that Jet Airways was in "serious discussions" on ordering a further 75 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.

World Missing Columbus woman's family pleads for the community's help
Author: 0 Missing Columbus woman's family pleads for the community's help

Louis Post-Dispatch. 'The vehicle they collided with was a heavy duty Ford pick up truck driven by a local man who said that the vehicle pulled right in front of him and there was nothing he could do. No criminality is suspected as this time, police said. He added: "She was very filial". Spokesperson Norah West said the call was not characterized as an emergency and the children were not thought to be in imminent harm based on the referral.

World Escondido Police to crack down on distracted driving
Author: 0 Escondido Police to crack down on distracted driving

Hamden Police and the DOT are urging motorists to put down the phone before getting behind the wheel. Any use of a cell phone or other distraction while operating a vehicle significantly impairs your driving ability. Drivers are using their cell phones less often while driving, 10 years after "hand-free" became the law. "Most importantly, all of us who are out on the road have to remember - it can wait".

World Trump lawyers told President is not a target at this point
Author: 0 Trump lawyers told President is not a target at this point

Mueller's team has also recently subpoenaed the Trump Organization for documents pertaining to its dealings with Russian Federation, and in particular its efforts to construct a Trump Tower in Moscow, despite the fact the Trump Organization had been fairly forthcoming in providing documents when they were requested.

World Las Vegas plane crash - emergency responders race to scene
Author: 0 Las Vegas plane crash - emergency responders race to scene

The F-16 crashed at the Nevada Test and Training Range about 10:30 a.m., a Nellis spokesman said. A US Marine Corps CH-53 crashed Tuesday in the vicinity of Naval Air Facility El Centro in California, killing four crew members. This marks the third crash this week by a USA military aircraft. The cause of the crash is under investigation. This crash comes within 24 hours of a deadly Marine Corps helicopter crash in California, and within two days of another Marine Corps ...

World Planned Parenthood President Felt Ivanka Trump Tried To 'Bribe' Her
Author: 0 Planned Parenthood President Felt Ivanka Trump Tried To 'Bribe' Her

She writes that she disclosed what happened to Planned Parenthood executive vice president Dawn Laguens and recalls saying, "Honestly, it felt nearly like a bribe". He described his ideal outcome: "a national headline reading 'Planned Parenthood discontinues abortion services'". Yet Richards' admission to turning down more funding in order to rescue Planned Parenthood's abortion activities reveals abortion's importance to the organization, despite public protests stating otherwise.

World Why India's Supreme Court Ruling Sparked Deadly Protests Across the Country
Author: 0 Why India's Supreme Court Ruling Sparked Deadly Protests Across the Country

At the heart of their resentment is the Supreme Court's ruling that does away with immediate arrests in complaints filed under provisions of the SC/ST Act. Things returned to normal in western Uttar Pradesh, where about half a dozen districts witnessed large-scale violence. IANS reports that eight people were killed and over 100 were injured during the day-long nation-wide shutdown in response to the Supreme Court order.

World Man arrested on additional sexual assault charges
Author: 0 Man arrested on additional sexual assault charges

Bond is set at $25,000 for a Mercer woman accused of offering a teenager $5,000 to "settle" sexual assault allegations the teen made against the woman's son. She said her life has been changed forever. "It all seems like a terrible story I went through, but I have no memory". He pleaded guilty to aggravated sexual assault and break and enter.