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Global News Florida senators vote not to stop sales of AR-15s
Author: 0 Florida senators vote not to stop sales of AR-15s

The bill has been under negotiation within the Senate ahead of its acceptance in a concluding vote that is set for Monday. Democratic Rep. Jared Moskowitz, a former Parkland vice mayor, said he didn't like the bill, but still voted for it.

Global News Ill. officer, wife killed by son at Mich. college campus
Author: 0 Ill. officer, wife killed by son at Mich. college campus

Larry Klaus, of the Central Michigan University Police Department, said at an afternoon press conference. The victims are Diva Davis , 47, and James Eric Davis Sr, 48, according to Chicago Tribune. "Take a look at the different uniforms up here", said CMU Public Safety Director William Yeagley. Murphy called Eric and Diva Davis "loving, ever-present parents who doted on their children".

Global News Iran criticised for detaining 35 women at football match
Author: 0 Iran criticised for detaining 35 women at football match

Iranian state news agency ISNA said police "transferred" 35 women who had gone to Azadi Stadium on Thursday to try to watch the match between local rivals Esteghlal and Persepolis. "It's very clear that politics should stay out of football and football should stay out of politics", he said. But other male callers supported efforts to end the football stadium ban, suggesting that men should insist on entering matches with their wives or daughters, or stop buying tickets altogether in protest.

Global News The Mooch is reportedly barred from entering the White House
Author: 0 The Mooch is reportedly barred from entering the White House

Kelly stood by his statement even after all of the abuse allegations, including photos of one of Porter's ex-wives with a black eye, were published by multiple media outlets. Kelly became White House chief of staff last summer, after the departure of Reince Priebus from that post. "The next day, probably around 10 or 11 o'clock, somebody said Rob's still in the building", he explained.

Global News France's Marine Le pen charged over 'shameful' Isis tweets
Author: 0 France's Marine Le pen charged over 'shameful' Isis tweets

Lawyer Rodolphe Bosselut, representing Le Pen, wouldn't comment . The images, tweeted in December 2015 with the caption "This is Daesh [the Arabic acronym for IS]", included a picture of James Foley , 40, the journalist who was beheaded, a man on fire in a cage, and a tank driving over another victim.

Global News Holi celebrations of Bollywood celebrities with Holi songs and Tweets
Author: 0 Holi celebrations of Bollywood celebrities with Holi songs and Tweets

March 2: As celebrations of Holi are in full-swing, Bollywood celebs on Friday extended wishes to their fans on social media. The festival, a celebration of warm weather, good harvests and the defeat of evil, brings out millions of people, from toddlers to the elderly, to throw powder at one another and play with water balloons and squirt guns.

Global News Pakistan again summons Indian envoy
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Indian Army retaliated strongly and effectively and heavy damage has been inflicted on Pakistani Army posts", he said . Anwar said that Indian troops were targeting educational institutions where elementary board exams were being held since Tuesday.

Global News White House to replace McMaster
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However, White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said on Wednesday Hicks' departure was not related to her testimony. Trump also said McMaster should have noted the only collusion was between Russia, Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and the Democrats.

Global News Putin denies new Russian nukes part of a resurgent 'cold war'
Author: 0 Putin denies new Russian nukes part of a resurgent 'cold war'

So why now? These aren't new weapons or developments, so what explains the announcement? As President Vladimir Putin announced earlier, Russian Federation had created a small-size super-powerful nuclear power plant that can be placed inside the hull of a cruise missile, lending it such properties as an unlimited flight range and ability to penetrate any anti-aircraft and anti-missile defense.

Global News Neymar heads home for foot surgery
Author: 0 Neymar heads home for foot surgery

The world's most expensive player has been ruled out of action for three months after opting for surgery on a fractured metatarsal in an attempt to get fit for the World Cup in June. "I don't think it will be easier without Neymar ". The drama is a big personal setback for Neymar . The Brazilian's main aim it seems is getting himself ready for the World Cup in Russian Federation.

Global News Slovak police detain Italians in hunt for journalist's killer
Author: 0 Slovak police detain Italians in hunt for journalist's killer

Light tributes are placed during a silent protest in memory of slain journalist Jan Kuciak and his girlfriend, Martina Kusnirova , seen in the photograph, in Bratislava, Slovakia , Feb. The junior Most-Hid party said global investigators should be invited to join local police to aid transparency, and also called on Interior Minister Robert Kalinak , a close ally of Fico, whose business acquaintances had been subjects of Kuciak's earlier articles, to resign.

Global News Taliban pour cold water on invitation to Afghan peace talks
Author: 0 Taliban pour cold water on invitation to Afghan peace talks

On Wednesday, Ghani reached out to the Taliban and Pakistan by offering them open-ended peace talks. "We certainly saw this letter and are aware of this letter". The offer to recognise Taliban as political entity and then go for fresh elections in which Taliban too can take part has the potential to help resolve the Afghan conflict provided there is required level of sincerity on part of the United States and Ashraf Ghani government.

Global News Israeli Navy Kills Palestinian after Boat Breaches Sailing Limit
Author: 0 Israeli Navy Kills Palestinian after Boat Breaches Sailing Limit

The IDF is investigating the incident. The military says one man was killed and two others were taken into custody for questioning. Naval forces called on the boat to halt, then fired warning shots in the air before shooting toward it when the three people on board did not stop, the spokeswoman said .

Global News Church at Jesus' burial site closed over tax dispute
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Supporters of the legislation say it is meant to protect Israelis living on former Church land sold to private developers from the risk that these companies will not extend their leases. Israeli government also plans to levy taxes on church properties, the report said. Sites of worship or religious education would remain exempt from tax.

Global News N elects Shehbaz as interim party prez
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Vow to work day in and day out to come up to the expectation of the party leadership & workers. "At the moment, there is no candidate for the slot of interim president of PML-N other than Shahbaz Sharif . However, the apex court last week ruled that it is mandatory for a party chief to fulfil the requirements of Articles 62 and 63 of the Constitution as a party head is powerful and political parties control the government.

Global News Second Cop Killed in Kashmir terrorist attack
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The militants decamp with the service riles of both the policemen, reports said . "Kultair Singh suffered injuries and was rushed to a military hospital where he died, the SSP said". A policeman lost his life in a militant attack at Soura in Srinagar on Sunday. If everyone who reads our reporting, helps to support it, our future would be much more secure and we will be able to keep our and your perspective going.

Global News Former Kurdish ruling PYD Co-leader arrested in Prague
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On Sunday, Turkey's Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag told Turkey's Anadolu Agency that military operations in the Afrin region would not be affected by the UN Security Council Resolution seeking a ceasefire in Syria. The Turkish Interior Ministry had offered a bounty of almost $1 million on Muslim who is listed as a most wanted terrorist. The PYD is the leading political Kurdish force in northern Syria.

Global News Bihar Governor expresses grief over Muzaffarpur accident
Author: 0 Bihar Governor expresses grief over Muzaffarpur accident

Police sources said CCTV footage obtained from a toll tax point at Runi Saidpur in Sitamarhi, about 35 km from the accident spot, reportedly showed Baitha sitting in the auto at 12.38 pm. "Police should be allowed to carry out investigation", said BJP leader Devesh Chandra Thakur. "There has been no control on consumption of alcohol despite the state government's claims of prohibition".

Global News 1 dead in double stabbing at Winchester Public Library
Author: 0 1 dead in double stabbing at Winchester Public Library

Police say 23-year-old Jeffrey Yao approached Stryker from behind as she sat at a table in the library sometime after 10 a.m. Saturday. The woman suffered numerous slash and stab wounds to her head and upper torso, Ryan said. Leslie Luongo, another neighbour, told the Boston Globe that she would run to her vehicle each day when she left for work at 5am because she was afraid of Yao.

Global News Controversial North Korean general met with protests ahead of Olympics closing ceremony
Author: 0 Controversial North Korean general met with protests ahead of Olympics closing ceremony

In a sign that North Korea hopes to drive a wedge between South Korea and the U.S., a Pyongyang state official said yesterday Kim's nuclear weapons were never meant to be aimed at the South, and would only ever be used against the US. South Korea played a mediating role behind the scenes to arrange a meeting between US Vice President Mike Pence and North Korean delegation on the sidelines of the opening ceremony of the Olympics, but to no avail.

Global News Rain expected through Saturday night; Flood warning remains
Author: 0 Rain expected through Saturday night; Flood warning remains

Sidney, Greenville, Wapakoneta, New Bremen, Minster, Versailles, St. Henry, Newport, Union City, Anna, Fort Loramie, Jackson Center, Ansonia, Botkins, New Knoxville, Waynesfield, Hardin, Webster, Russia and Gettysburg. SATURDAY: Rain will be the story early in the day. Along the Red Cedar River in Lansing, 32-year-old Michael Ezzo told the newspaper that he was grateful to have flood insurance.

Global News Shooting Suspect 'Going To Explode — FBI Caller
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Cruz is jailed on 17 counts of murder and has confessed to the shootings, investigators say. But the transcript, first reported by The Wall Street Journal, provides new details. People subject to protective orders for stalking, cyberstalking and domestic violence would also be prohibited from having or buying a gun. Teachers were told they could return to the school on Friday to collect belongings from classrooms that have been off-limits since the slayings more than a week earlier.

Global News Australian leader touts country's strict gun laws ahead of Trump meeting
Author: 0 Australian leader touts country's strict gun laws ahead of Trump meeting

Both world leaders fielded questions from the press on ISIS, arming educators, security clearances within the White House, and Australia's famous assault weapons ban in 1990. "We have secured some tax reforms, in terms of reducing company tax, but not as much as we need to do, we've got more work to do". Mr Trump said the U.S.

Global News USA tightens sanctions on N. Korean shipping
Author: 0 USA tightens sanctions on N. Korean shipping

The President has made it clear to companies worldwide that if they choose to help fund North Korea's nuclear ambitions, they will not do business with the United States, he warned. North Korea is seeking to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of reaching the USA mainland. The possibility of U.S. The new USA sanctions will be announced while Trump's daughter, Ivanka, is visiting South Korea.

Global News More companies cut ties to NRA as pressure mounts
Author: 0 More companies cut ties to NRA as pressure mounts

The First National Bank of Omaha has offered its specially-branded National Rifle Association Visa cards for more than the last decade. A spokesman for Netspend, which offers an NRA-branded prepaid Visa card said in an email to CBS MoneyWatch that its program is under review, without elaborating further.

Global News HRW: Myanmar bulldozing Rohingya villages
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Human Rights Watch (HRW), citing the images, said the government used heavy machinery to clear all structures and vegetation in at least 55 villages, most of which were among 362 villages completely or partially destroyed by arson during a military crackdown on the persecuted group that began in late August.

Global News United Nations diplomats locked in talks on Syria ceasefire
Author: 0 United Nations diplomats locked in talks on Syria ceasefire

The Security Council has been negotiating the draft resolution on the ceasefire for almost two weeks as the Syrian government has pressed on with a fierce offensive in the rebel-held enclave. Nebenzya has repeatedly argued that an immediate cease-fire was unrealistic. The Ghouta Media Centre, run by activists, also reported 32 killed. Moscow entered the conflict in 2015, tipping the balance of power toward Assad.

Global News Billy Graham will lie in honor in the US Capitol Rotunda
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Rev. Billy Graham , right, and his son Franklin Graham wait for the start of a service in New Orleans on March 12, 2006. Graham will lie in repose in his childhood home, which was moved to Charlotte several years ago, on Monday, February 26 and Tuesday, February 27.

Global News The Pentagon Has Delivered Its Transgender Military Proposal To Trump
Author: 0 The Pentagon Has Delivered Its Transgender Military Proposal To Trump

This comes in the wake of his comments at a security conference that there is no longer any doubt that the Russians interfered in the 2016 presidential election. Trump said the objective of the parade would be to honor the military. Officials could not yet confirm what job McMaster might be nominated for if he were to leave the White House.

Global News United Nations pleads for truce to avert Syria 'massacre'
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These unprovoked actions were made in direct violation of the ceasefire agreement and for this obvious reason caused the Syrian authorities' counter-action. At least 436 people have been killed and many hundreds injured, said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group. "We can not simply decide that there is a cease-fire", Nebenzia said Wednesday in an audio recording from Russia's U.N.

Global News Weather Service reports heavy snow at Pulliam
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WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 6 AM CST EARLY THIS MORNING. Several Sierra Nevada ski resorts reported at least 10 inches of snow from Thursday morning through Friday's early hours, with Tahoe Donner, Kirkwood and Sierra-at-Tahoe each recording a full foot.

Global News Lindsey Vonn bids Olympics farewell, targets Stenmark record
Author: 0 Lindsey Vonn bids Olympics farewell, targets Stenmark record

With the sun darting in and out and a light snow falling for the slalom , the artificial lights lining the course were switched on. Vonn's time was almost two seconds quicker than 2014 Olympic slalom champion and pre-race favorite Shiffrin, but the 33-year-old still described herself as the "underdog".

Author: 0 Trump calls for investigation into Obama administration's handling of Russian meddling

In a briefing for a group of reporters, three senior administration officials involved in sanctions work described a process that is slow moving for legal reasons and can not be accelerated in response to negative headlines. In the last weeks of his presidency, Obama issued sanctions against nine Russian individuals and entities for election meddling. After the US presidential election was over, Obama issued sanctions against nine Russian individuals and entities for election meddling.

Global News Wolverines' Wagner embracing heel role on the road
Author: 0 Wolverines' Wagner embracing heel role on the road

The Wolverines complete their regular season with a road game against Maryland on Saturday afternoon while Penn State faces Nebraska on the road Sunday. Wagner was 4-for-5 from 3-point range while Poole added a pair. The Cornhuskers also turned the ball over 17 times to Penn State's 6, letting Penn State keep things within reach.

Global News Australian deputy leader Barnaby Joyce quits
Author: 0 Australian deputy leader Barnaby Joyce quits

Questions were raised not only over the extramarital affair , but with Campion receiving two subsequent government jobs after leaving Joyce's office. "The leadership of the National Party is a matter for the National Party and I've been at great pains to stress that I have not, nor has my party, sought to influence in any way the deliberations of the National Party, any more than I'd expect the National Party to seek to influence deliberations of the Liberal Party".

Global News Britain's Jobless Rate Rises, to 4.4%, for First Time in 2 Years
Author: 0 Britain's Jobless Rate Rises, to 4.4%, for First Time in 2 Years

The average earnings index, incl. bonuses, rose by a seasonally adjusted 2.5% in the three months to December (excl. bonus rose by 2.5%), matching forecasts and unchanged from the preceding three-month period. Average earnings including and excluding bonuses grew 2.5% each on a yearly basis in three months ended December. Employment minister Alok Sharma described the employment rate of 75.2%, which is close to record highs, an "incredible achievement".

Global News Wreckage of crashed Iranian plane found in Isfahan
Author: 0 Wreckage of crashed Iranian plane found in Isfahan

Iranian authorities have traced the dead bodies and the wreckage of the ill-fated passenger plane that crashed with 66 people on board in south-western mountains in the country on Sunday. Aseman Airlines has undergone other significant crashes with fatalities as well. Iran has complained that sanctions imposed by the United States have jeopardised the safety of its airlines, making it hard to maintain and modernise ageing fleets.

Global News Biggest Risk From US Metal Import Tariffs Is Retaliation
Author: 0 Biggest Risk From US Metal Import Tariffs Is Retaliation

The organization believes the country should be exempt from any tariffs or quotas. He could wind up deploying a weapon known as the " big sledgehammer ", a little-used part of 1962 trade legislation, arguing that cheap imports put national security at risk by weakening the domestic steel industry.

Global News Oil Buoyed by Weaker Dollar and Stronger Equities
Author: 0 Oil Buoyed by Weaker Dollar and Stronger Equities

Barkindo said compliance a year ago stood at 107 percent and that OPEC and non-OPEC producers would hold a technical meeting in June. At 0710 GMT, April WTI crude oil is trading $62.07, up $0.52 or +0.84% and April Brent crude is at $65.16, up $0.32 or +0.49%.

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