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Good chance NKorean leader will do 'what is right' Good chance NKorean leader will do 'what is right'
- March 29, 2018

The Supreme Leader visited Beijing to hold informal talks with Xi Jingping, which Mr Trump has heard "went very well". Trump also tweeted: "Look forward to our meeting!" After months of waiting, a letter came back addressed from the White House this week. (more...)
Theresa May vows to keep UK 'strong and united' Theresa May vows to keep UK 'strong and united'
- March 29, 2018

But the visit, which is also the one-year anniversary of her signing the Article 50 letter to leave the bloc, comes at a time when the country appears no less divided than at the referendum. Sir John Curtice, who correctly predicted the Conservatives would lose their majority in the 2017 general election, said there is "far from sufficient evidence" that a second referendum would reverse the result of the original vote. (more...)
Racer dies after slamming wall at 100 miles per hour at California raceway Racer dies after slamming wall at 100 miles per hour at California raceway
- March 29, 2018

The driver was racing his 1976 Ford Pinto in the Wednesday Night Drags program on the raceway's quarter-mile strip. The driver, a Napa resident died on Wednesday night. The program aims to provide what the facility calls a "safe, legal and controlled" racing environment. Sonoma Raceway issued a statement saying the driver was the only racer on the track at the time and that in the event's 30-year-history this was the first on-track fatality. (more...)
Pope urges young people to shout Pope urges young people to shout
- March 29, 2018

The cry of those who shout "Crucify him!" the Pope said, is the voice "armed with disparagement, slander and false witness". However, those dreams were dashed when the young boy became ill with leukemia. He said: "There are many ways to silence young people and make them invisible". In the end, "they disfigure the face of Jesus and turn him into a 'criminal, ' " Pope Francis said. (more...)
Florida woman's parking accident sends vehicle into pool with husband, child inside Florida woman's parking accident sends vehicle into pool with husband, child inside
- March 29, 2018

She had the baby November 21, but it was taken to Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women and Babies hours later due to what the arrest report called "severe medical issues", the Orlando Sentinel reported . When Martin was interviewed by a detective at a McDonald's where she worked, she allegedly said that she was going to end the relationship with her brother because it was wrong, but also admitted to having sexual intercourse with her brother the day before the interview. (more...)
Jóvenes con Síndrome de Down protagonizarán obra en Teatro Mori Jóvenes con Síndrome de Down protagonizarán obra en Teatro Mori
- March 29, 2018

En junio de 1961, en Viena tuvo lugar el noveno Congreso Mundial del Instituto Internacional del Teatro (ITI) y se estableció el Día Mundial del Teatro por decisión unánime. Se festeja el Día Mundial del Teatro . Ayer dio inicio en el Instituto de Artes (IA) de la Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo (UAEH) la Cátedra Patrimonial Pedro Valtierra, en fotografía y el Encuentro Universitario por el Día Mundial del Teatro . (more...)
Victims of deadly fire in Siberia to be laid to rest Victims of deadly fire in Siberia to be laid to rest
- March 29, 2018

Some of the victims, many of them young children, died inside a locked movie theatre. Emergency Situations Minister Vladimir Puchkov said Tuesday in comments carried by Russian news agencies that rescue teams are wrapping up the search for possible victims. (more...)
England and Leicester striker Jamie Vardy explains what's wrong with VAR England and Leicester striker Jamie Vardy explains what's wrong with VAR
- March 29, 2018

Jamie Vardy criticised the way VAR has been implemented, after England were denied victory in their friendly against Italy on Tuesday when a penalty was given on review. VAR will be used at this summer's World Cup, even though it has only so far been used in a handful of countries and is far from ideal. It's just one of those things we have to deal with. (more...)
School bomb threat suspect says she was 'testing police response' School bomb threat suspect says she was 'testing police response'
- March 29, 2018

A 19-year-old man was arrested in Watford last week on suspicion of blackmail and making malicious communications after the hoax bomb threat. Montgomery was booked into the Rogers County Jail on Tuesday but was granted a $100,000 bond on Wednesday afternoon, according to KOKI News . (more...)
ANC and EFF don't want to accept stability under Trollip's leadership ANC and EFF don't want to accept stability under Trollip's leadership
- March 29, 2018

Earlier‚ a scuffle broke out when DA councillor Rano Kayser allegedly touched EFF councillor Zilindile Vena. After he left the meeting, Maimane accused the EFF and ANC of holding the council ransom. The motions will be debated at a future council meeting to be decided upon by Lawack. When the meeting started shortly after 8am, the United Democratic Movement's Mongameli Bobani asked for a 20 minute adjournment for parties to discuss the sequence of the agenda and a secret ballot. (more...)
Teacher Pleads Guilty To Having Baby With Student She Adopted Teacher Pleads Guilty To Having Baby With Student She Adopted
- March 29, 2018

I believe Rep. Brown's plan is the right way to go. The idea for the movement was a joint effort between teachers and students. Multiple candidates expressed support for arming certified teachers as a way to enhance school safety. Mary Garner, a parent, said it would make her feel safer. Even if an insurer is willing to provide under such circumstances, Tallman said, the rates would become very expensive. (more...)
Trump to end program protecting Liberians from deportation Trump to end program protecting Liberians from deportation
- March 29, 2018

Trump tweeted that he received a message from Xi that his meeting with Kim "went very well and that Kim looks forward to his meeting with me". On his first trip overseas since taking power, Kim and his wife were greeted by an honour guard and a banquet hosted by President Xi Jinping, according to state media, which confirmed the three-day visit on Wednesday only after Kim had returned by train to North Korea. (more...)
ICC moots ex-players panel to curb on-field misdemeanors ICC moots ex-players panel to curb on-field misdemeanors
- March 29, 2018

Cricket Australia has banned Steven Smith and David Warner from global and domestic cricket for a year while opening batsman Cameron Bancroft was exiled for nine months over the incident during the third Test in South Africa . "The spirit of the game, contained in the preamble of The Laws of Cricket, is something unique to our sport and the review will consider how we can proactively make players and indeed everyone involved in the game, more accountable for the role they have in ... (more...)
Rocket man blasts off into California sky reaching speeds of 350mph Rocket man blasts off into California sky reaching speeds of 350mph
- March 29, 2018

Onlookers called out congratulations as Hughes was checked for serious injuries. According to a report in the Daily Mail, Mike Hughes converted a mobile home into a ramp and modified it to launch from a vertical angle so he wouldn't fall back to the ground on public land. (more...)
U.S. expels 60 Russian intelligence officials; orders closure of Seattle Consulate U.S. expels 60 Russian intelligence officials; orders closure of Seattle Consulate
- March 29, 2018

The United States said on Monday it would expel 60 Russian diplomats, joining governments across Europe in punishing the Kremlin. The staff expelled by the United States included 12 intelligence officers from Russia's mission to United Nations headquarters in NY. (more...)
Saudis will soon boast biggest-ever solar power station Saudis will soon boast biggest-ever solar power station
- March 29, 2018

The project is projected to cost $200 billion overall. The partners are joint investors in the $100 billion Vision Fund, the world's largest private equity fund, which will cover the initial expenses in the first phase of the business project. (more...)
Analysts recommend to Buy Healthcare Stock: Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARNA)
- March 29, 2018

The Dow also had its biggest one-day percentage gain since August 2015. The Canadian dollar closed at 77.78 cents USA , up 0.31 of a US cent following the most recent reading on inflation in Canada. A higher volatility means that a security's value can potentially be spread out over a larger range of values. Investors rushed to trade on Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: ARNA ) Monday, soon after a drastic change of -2.08% in the share price was observed and the stock become able to ... (more...)
India, China agree to draw roadmap to address trade deficit: Com Min India, China agree to draw roadmap to address trade deficit: Com Min
- March 29, 2018

So China's activity there is within its sovereign rights. India is looking at a window of opportunity to boost exports of items such as fruits and vegetables to China as its northern neighbour targets agricultural imports from the US. In remarks addressing Mr. Bambawale's observation during his interview that China had changed the status quo, leading to the military standoff in Doklam, Ms. (more...)
Skripals poisoned on door of home
- March 29, 2018

That's where detectives investigating the March 4 assault on Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia have so far found the highest concentration of nerve agent, authorities say. President Vladimir Putin's spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, told reporters that Russia's response "will suit the interests of Russian Federation". The White House said the leaders agreed on Wednesday that dismantling Russian spy rings is a priority to, "curtail Russian clandestine activities and prevent future chemical ... (more...)
Verify: Are school board members allowed to share beliefs on social media? Verify: Are school board members allowed to share beliefs on social media?
- March 29, 2018

WNEP reports that earlier this month, Blue Mountain School District Superintendent Dr. David Helsel testified to the House Education Committee about his unusual plan to arm students with "river stone" rocks. "In this climate ... we would not consider not having security at that school". April 30 there will be a special board meeting to authorize Board President Chris Fegan the right to offer the contract to their chosen finalist. (more...)
Council tax rates to SOAR across Britain costing Brits hundreds a month Council tax rates to SOAR across Britain costing Brits hundreds a month
- March 29, 2018

Councils will be able to use the additional funds raised to keep council tax levels down for others living in the area. This gives councils the right to raise council tax by 6% over two years to help pay for elderly care. Average council tax bills in non-metropolitan counties - such as Wiltshire and Shropshire - will be the highest at £1,749, up by £86, according to the Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government. (more...)
Woman arrested in connection to January murder Woman arrested in connection to January murder
- March 29, 2018

A post-mortem examination will take place tomorrow. Wyn Leung, 41, is also being charged with elder abuse, violating a protective order, contempt, battery on an officer and resisting arrest, prosecutors said. He told the Evening Standard: 'A few years ago a girl was raped on the estate and Abraham fought them off. Patrick Green, chief executive of knife-crime awareness charity the Ben Kinsella Trust, says a "crisis point" has been reached. (more...)
Cuomo: No bailout for troubled del Lago casino Cuomo: No bailout for troubled del Lago casino
- March 29, 2018

In rejecting a bailout for del Lago, Cuomo did argue that the casinos have brought jobs and economic development to the Upstate communities where they are located. Assembly member Gary Finch represents the district just to the east of del Lago. "The upstate gaming casinos are private concerns". The casino was projected to rake in $263 million in its first year, but fell well short of that goal by more than $100 million. (more...)
Uber Doesn't Plan To Renew Self-Driving Permit In California Uber Doesn't Plan To Renew Self-Driving Permit In California
- March 29, 2018

The state's governor took nearly immediate action to suspend Uber's testing efforts, but should we really be surprised by the accident, and is stopping testing the right call? While it's all conjecture at this point in time, it is possible that had there been less blind spots, it is possible that Uber's self-driving vehicle might have been able to stop in time to prevent the accident from happening. (more...)
Stormy Daniels' lawyer asks to take deposition from Trump: court document Stormy Daniels' lawyer asks to take deposition from Trump: court document
- March 29, 2018

In that case, the high court ruled that a sitting president is not granted significant protection from civil litigation, paving the way for Clinton to be questioned about his relationship with White House intern Monica Lewinsky. In the court documents, Mr Avenatti said he wanted to take a deposition from Mr Trump and Mr Cohen for no more than two hours each. "We want to find out what the President knew, when he knew it, and what he did about it, if anything", Avenatti said. (more...)

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