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World Israel confirms video of soldier shooting Palestinian
Author: 0 Israel confirms video of soldier shooting Palestinian

In the video, the Palestinian who was later shot does not appear to be armed and was not throwing rocks or firebombs at the security fence or the Israeli troops on the other side. Israeli politicians have defended a video of Israeli snipers celebrating after they shoot an unarmed Palestinian near the border fence with Gaza .

World The US can't back down against China
Author: 0 The US can't back down against China

Towards the end of March he announced tariffs on up to $60bn of annual Chinese imports and stated that Beijing needs to pay the price for decades of unfairly acquiring USA intellectual property. Additionally, China has filed a WTO complaint challenging U.S. President Donald Trump's tariff hike on imported steel and aluminum. They may also help appease leaders frustrated by Trump's erratic behavior on trade.

World Syria: 500 Douma patients had chemical attack symptoms, says WHO
Author: 0 Syria: 500 Douma patients had chemical attack symptoms, says WHO

Trump ordered missile strikes on a Syrian air base a year ago in response to the sarin gas attack on the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhun. The US has asked the UN Security Council to vote Tuesday on its proposal to set up an inquiry to investigate chemical weapons attacks in Syria , but the measure is likely to face a veto from Russian Federation, diplomats said .

World Who will be the next speaker after Ryan?
Author: 0 Who will be the next speaker after Ryan?

In December of a year ago, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said President Donald Trump had called Ryan and the president made it clear he wouldn't be happy if Ryan quit Congress. "He will be successful in any future endeavor and I wish him all the best". Buck says Ryan will discuss his decision at a news conference Wednesday.

World Early voting starts at the Board of Elections
Author: 0 Early voting starts at the Board of Elections

Tuesday is the first day Hoosier voters can cast early ballots at the county election board and satellite offices. Voters who choose to vote by mail may request an absentee ballot online at www.indianavoters.com or from the county clerk's office.

World Kinder Morgan Halts Trans Mountain Pipeline Work
Author: 0 Kinder Morgan Halts Trans Mountain Pipeline Work

ACEC-BC calls on the B.C. government to end all actions meant to delay the project to restore investor confidence in the province. Noting that the federal government, Alberta and Saskatchewan support the project, the company's announcement quoted chair and CEO Steve Kean on B.C.'s opposition.

World SC dismisses PIL seeking senior-most judges' advice on court work
Author: 0 SC dismisses PIL seeking senior-most judges' advice on court work

Dismissing the claims made in the PIL filed by lawyer, Pande, who alleged arbitrary allocation of work by the CJI , the SC in a detailed judgement said: since the CJI is a high constitutional functionary, there can not be any distrust about the responsibilities he discharges to enable the apex court to carry out the work required under Constitution.

World Arizona court rejects lower in-state tuition for immigrants
Author: 0 Arizona court rejects lower in-state tuition for immigrants

In a 7-0 decision, the Court agreed with a previous 3-0 Court of Appeals decision that existing federal and state law do not allow Maricopa County Community College District to grant in-state tuition benefits to DACA recipients. "We're going to find help for you", she assured DACA students. Despite consideration of several proposals, including a handful of bipartisan deals, Congress did not pass any legislation on the matter.

World Battle over shrine to dead burglar Henry Vincent
Author: 0 Battle over shrine to dead burglar Henry Vincent

Tributes to an intruder who died at the hands of a pensioner during a botched burglary in Hither Green have been torn down. He was later released without charge. It's sad". He threw the flowers and tributes on the floor before he began stamping on them. If intimidation was the aim, it appears to have worked.

World AAP removes rebel leader Kumar Vishwas as Rajasthan in-charge
Author: 0 AAP removes rebel leader Kumar Vishwas as Rajasthan in-charge

The PAC also chose to appoint Deepak Bajpai as Rajasthan in charge, replacing AAP founder-member Kumar Vishwas , who has had a thorny relationship with the leadership in the past year and has criticised the party over its Rajya Sabha picks earlier this year.

World Donald Trump cancels weekend trip to oversee Syria response
Author: 0 Donald Trump cancels weekend trip to oversee Syria response

When Trump ordered airstrikes past year after a chemical weapons attack, it was a response to the use of sarin gas, which is banned by the Chemical Weapons Convention that Syria has signed. On Saturday, several media outlets, citing Syrian militants, accused Damascus of carrying out a chemical weapons attack in the town of Duma. That attack was widely blamed on government forces, who denied responsibility.

World Siria accusa Israele dei raid su Homs, 14 morti
Author: 0 Siria accusa Israele dei raid su Homs, 14 morti

Da quanto si apprende da Nbc News, inoltre, Israele avrebbe avvertito gli Stati Uniti prima di compiere il raid contro la base T-4 a Homs . "Chiunque lo abbia fatto ne pagherà il prezzo, e sarà certamente un prezzo alto ", ha detto il presidente turco parlando al gruppo parlamentare del suo Akp ad Ankara.

World Saudi Arabia and France's Total to build 'giant' chemicals plant
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia and France's Total to build 'giant' chemicals plant

State-owned IOC, BPCL and HPCL will hold the remaining 50 percent stake in the project. The Reliance Industries refinery in Jhimnigar, India, has the largest capacity in the world at 1.2 million barrels per day. "It is one that has evolved from a standard buyer-seller arrangement to one imbued with common interests to further develop and diversify our businesses", commented Amin H.

World Several departments on scene of house fire in Hartford Township
Author: 0 Several departments on scene of house fire in Hartford Township

The Chattanooga Fire Department battled an early morning house fire Friday. The estimated amount of damage is $50,000. As of now, the cause for the blaze is still under investigation. They went inside and rescued the occupants pet dog. The Charleston Fire Department is investigating the cause of a house fire. The man was found in the living room of the home with severe burns.

Author: 0 Israeli army vows disciplinary action over Gaza sniper video

Salama Marouf, head of the government media office in the Hamas-run Ministry of Information in Gaza, said Mr. Lieberman's remarks about Mr. Murtaja only proved that Israel had " sentenced him to death, then tries to promote justifications and pretexts it thinks will exempt it from responsibility for the crimes it has committed".

World Brokerages Set Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOX) PT at $37.00
Author: 0 Brokerages Set Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOX) PT at $37.00

The Commission said in a statement that the raids were carried out on Tuesday due to concerns that the companies may have violated European Union antitrust rules in regards to the distribution of sports media rights. It is part of the Murdoch empire's entertainment arm, distinct from News Corp, which owns The Times and The Sun newspapers among others. Murdoch has offered to sell his 39 percent ownership of Sky News to Disney, or spin it into a separate company to alleviate their concerns.

World Civilian, Army man killed in ongoing encounter and protests in south Kashmir
Author: 0 Civilian, Army man killed in ongoing encounter and protests in south Kashmir

He was brought there from the site of clashes. A police official told GNS that the joint team of forces launched a cordon in the area following inputs about the presence of some militants. They said a gunbattle broke out between the terrorists and the security forces in the early hours. Schools and colleges were closed and internet suspended in the district.

World Two police officers arrested for 'bribe'
Author: 0 Two police officers arrested for 'bribe'

Police said the two Chatham men, 39 and 57, were in the donation bin removing items. "He pulled me aside and said 'I talked to the police today, and the familial DNA results are in, and there's a hit.' And I - it just, kind of was a blur after that", she said.

World We can all work to stop child abuse before it starts
Author: 0 We can all work to stop child abuse before it starts

Their goal is to create a sea of blue across Southwest Missouri and online, all part of the Go Blue Campaign. "Irrespective of their educational qualification, mothers and fathers seemed to be at an equal level of awareness when it came to protection of children against sexual offences", said Manasi Bist, a student of the College of Home Science Nirmala Niketan, and researcher of the survey.

World National Work Zone Awareness Week launches in IL
Author: 0 National Work Zone Awareness Week launches in IL

With the push to rebuild the nation's infrastructure there are thousands of workers on sites across the country building and repairing bridges, highways, tunnels and more, the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) reported.

World UN Security Council turns down compromise draft resolution on Syria
Author: 0 UN Security Council turns down compromise draft resolution on Syria

Ahead of the Security Council meetings today, UN Secretary-General António Guterres had repeated his call on 15-member body to "find unity" on the issue of use of chemical weapons in Syria and ensure accountability. "The United States is again trying to mislead the worldwide community and is making yet one more step toward confrontation", Nebenzia told the 15-member Security Council.

World Malaysia to hold general election on May 9
Author: 0 Malaysia to hold general election on May 9

While Malaysia's Election Offences Act stipulates that employers must give employees time off work to vote without docking their pay, opposition leader Mahathir Mohamad and Bersih have both said that the weekday election date will make it hard for voters who work away from the town in which they cast their votes to participate in the polls.

World Erdogan rejects Russian proposal to return Afrin to Syria
Author: 0 Erdogan rejects Russian proposal to return Afrin to Syria

Ankara has been working with Bashar al-Assad's key backers Russian Federation and Iran to end the war, and has carved out its own areas of influence in the north. "No matter where they run or how much they run, we will go after them", he said. Reports from February indicated that Russian officials had similarly pressured the YPG in Afrin before Erdogan attacked, suggesting they hand over the territory to Assad so that Syrian national troops could protect them from Erdogan.

World Girls jump to flee fire at New Jersey dance studio
Author: 0 Girls jump to flee fire at New Jersey dance studio

A number of girls can be seen making their way over the balcony, with some able to reach the ladders and climb down to safety. "I didn't care. I just want to get them out, before anything happens". Video of the harrowing incident shows some of the six girls trapped on a balcony as flames consume the Edgewater building where the dance students had been rehearsing.

World Zuckerberg Says Facebook Is Cooperating With Mueller's Russia Probe
Author: 0 Zuckerberg Says Facebook Is Cooperating With Mueller's Russia Probe

In some cases, they have explained to Trump how anything that causes him to lose support from congressional Republicans could further imperil his presidency. "The President, therefore, would have to direct Rosenstein to fire Mueller - or, somewhat more extravagantly, Trump could order the special counsel regulations repealed and then fire Mueller himself".

World Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) - Long Term Technical picture
Author: 0 Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) - Long Term Technical picture

The stock increased 1.66% or $23.38 during the last trading session, reaching $1429.46. About 458,584 shares traded. AcuityAds Holdings Inc. (CVE:AT) has 0.00% since April 10, 2017 and is. 86,161 were reported by Granite Limited Liability. Johnson Counsel owns 352,139 shares. The company is estimated to report earnings on April 27 BMO.

World Rival resolutions fail on Syria chemical weapons probe
Author: 0 Rival resolutions fail on Syria chemical weapons probe

A draft resolution requires 9 votes to be adopted in the 15-member council and no veto from the 5 permanent members - Britain, China, France , Russia and the United States. Syrian rebels and their families leave in a bus on April 9, 2018, from the Wafideen camp on the edge of Douma, the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack over the weekend.

World First Alert Weather Day issued for Friday
Author: 0 First Alert Weather Day issued for Friday

It may only be 50 degrees under a mostly sunny sky, but it'll feel comfortable. Expect lows in the 50s and highs in the lower 80s. It will be grey and wet during the early part of the week with moderate to heavy falls of rain and cloudy skies.

World Bill Clinton marks the 20th anniversary of Northern Ireland peace deal Video
Author: 0 Bill Clinton marks the 20th anniversary of Northern Ireland peace deal Video

In Northern Ireland in particular, this retreat from rationality threatens to destabilise the core foundations on which the Good Friday Agreement is built. The chairman of the 1998 talks, U.S. envoy to Northern Ireland George Mitchell , former Downing Street chief of staff Jonathan Powell , ex-Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams and former Ulster Unionist leader Lord David Trimble were also present at the event in Whitla Hall.

World Woman goes into labor as officer was about to arrest her
Author: 0 Woman goes into labor as officer was about to arrest her

At the time of her arrest, Camara said she had not done anything wrong. But the distance between the buildings, separated by a narrow lane, and the height difference between the two made the jump hard and risky. Camara would warn the more than 700 women against visiting doctors, even when some of their fake pregnancies lasted more than 12 months. Myers also is charged with second-degree kidnapping and assault on a female for a March 25 assault of a 47-year-old woman, police said.

World Israel's Labor party suspends ties with UK's Labour chief
Author: 0 Israel's Labor party suspends ties with UK's Labour chief

In the last few weeks, Labour has become embroiled in an anti-Semitism row after Mr Corbyn questioned why a public mural depicting Jewish bankers was to be removed. I have asked the International Secretary of the Labor Party Israel to update me quarterly on this situation and should this suspension change, you will be updated accordingly.

World NCAN Hails Buhari's Acceptance Of Nigerians Call To SeekRe-election
Author: 0 NCAN Hails Buhari's Acceptance Of Nigerians Call To SeekRe-election

Kano is pivotal to Buhari's second term bid as the state gave him the highest number of votes in the 2015 election, just like in the elections of 2003, 2007 and 2011. "Buhari has done more harm to this country". "Buhari's administration has tried to protect everyone's right". This was announced in a statement by the Commissioner for Information, youth and culture, Malam Muhammad Garba, sent to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Abuja.

World In blow to peace, Colombia jails ex-rebel on U.S. drug warrant
Author: 0 In blow to peace, Colombia jails ex-rebel on U.S. drug warrant

A former top leader of the disbanded Colombian rebel army FARC has been arrested on charges of trying to smuggle ten tons of cocaine - with a street value of £226million - into the U.S. FARC performed poorly in the election, garnering less than 0.4 percent of the vote for Senate and less than 0.3 percent in the lower house. "This is the worst moment that the peace process has gone through", said the former FARC official Iván Márquez, according to the Associated Press .

World Jammu and Kashmir: Lawyers booked for protest against police
Author: 0 Jammu and Kashmir: Lawyers booked for protest against police

A group of lawyers had yesterday staged protests outside a Kathua court when the sleuths of the crime branch of J&K Police reached there along with lawyers to file their charge-sheet against the accused, which include a former bureaucrat and two special police officers.

World CSK mark homecoming with thrilling 5-wicket win over KKR
Author: 0 CSK mark homecoming with thrilling 5-wicket win over KKR

Chidambaram stadium in Chennai ". Pro-Tamil groups carried out massive anti-IPL protests in Chennai on Tuesday with scores of activists, including film directors, being detained. Last match's hero went back without too much to show this time. Dean Jones, a man who has coached Russell at Islamabad United, repeated after every towering six, on the host broadcaster's commentary feed, that no T20 side should ever feed full-length balls to him.

World French President Macron to hold talks with Saudi crown prince in Paris
Author: 0 French President Macron to hold talks with Saudi crown prince in Paris

The heir to the Saudi throne arrived in Paris on Sunday - the fourth destination in his worldwide tour that has already taken him to the U.S., UK, Egypt. Also atop the agenda were the wars in Yemen and Syria; Saudi Arabia's regional rival, Iran; and the fight against terrorism and terrorist financing.

World Merkel and Putin discussed
Author: 0 Merkel and Putin discussed "Nord stream-2"

Poland and the Baltics oppose Nord Stream 2, and USA officials have spoken out against it. Merkel had in the past called Nord Stream 2 a purely "economic project" with no need for political intervention. The gas giant's CEO, Aleksey Miller, was quoted as saying on Tuesday that transit for Ukraine in amount of 10-15 bcm annually may be preserved, but Kiev must justify its economic expediency.

World Sprint, T-Mobile jump on report deal talks have restarted
Author: 0 Sprint, T-Mobile jump on report deal talks have restarted

Sprint Corp . and T-Mobile US Inc. have restarted merger talks, the Wall Street Journal reported , five months after efforts to combine two of the biggest USA wireless providers fell apart. Reports indicated that T-Mobile and Sprint hit turbulence during 2017 merger talks, but then T-Mobile sweetened the pot a bit with parent company Deutsche Telekom.

World Amid Crisis and Scandal, Emir of Qatar to Meet Trump Tuesday
Author: 0 Amid Crisis and Scandal, Emir of Qatar to Meet Trump Tuesday

The emir is also thanking Trump for his role in trying to solve the crisis involving Qatar and America's allies in the Persian Gulf. Al-Thani told reporters the region could not tolerate "a war criminal" like Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and he said the region cannot accept people who support terrorism.

World Facebook Takes Steps to Combat Election Interference
Author: 0 Facebook Takes Steps to Combat Election Interference

Cubeyou's website says it has more than 10 million "panelists" contributing consumer opinions, interests and traits throughout the USA and that it's used by more than 1,500 marketers. CubeYou has been hit with an allegation that the firm sold collected data from researchers who worked with the Psychometric Lab at Cambridge University.

World Chemical weapons watchdog to send investigators to Syria
Author: 0 Chemical weapons watchdog to send investigators to Syria

Amid the tough talk at the White House, the U.S. military appeared to be in position to carry out any attack order. Regime backer Iran has said that "with the Syrian army having the upper hand on the ground against the armed terrorists, it would not be rational for it to use chemical weapons".

World UN Security Council works on resolution over chemical weapons use in Syria
Author: 0 UN Security Council works on resolution over chemical weapons use in Syria

The U.S. military has a wide range of warplanes and other capabilities in the Middle East. In a statement , the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said a fact-finding mission was "preparing to deploy to Syria shortly", though it did not give a more precise timetable on when the inspectors would arrive.

World Japan father arrested for allegedly caging disabled son
Author: 0 Japan father arrested for allegedly caging disabled son

The supercentenarian, whose exact age is 112 years 259 days, married his wife Hatsuno in 1931 and the couple had five children. Masazo Nonaka, from Ashoro, Japan, is officially the oldest man alive. As one of a select few people on the planet who were born during the Japanese Russian war, lived through two world wars and the Cold War, he is rarely shocked by the news.