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Global News Israel arrests 10 Gazans accused of planning naval attack
Author: 0 Israel arrests 10 Gazans accused of planning naval attack

The attack came on the 42nd Land Day in which Palestinians commemorate the 1976 protest over the confiscation of Palestinian land by the Israelis. The "Great Return March", however, is considered the most important event commencing six weeks of Palestinian protests in the Gaza Strip.

Global News Seven candidates eye 2026 Winter Olympics
Author: 0 Seven candidates eye 2026 Winter Olympics

Other bids in the race include Erzurum in Turkey, Stockholm in Sweden and either Milan, Turin or Cortina d'Ampezzo in Italy. "Our goal is not just to have a record number of candidates, but ultimately it is to select the best city to stage the best Olympic Winter Games for the best athletes of the world", said IOC President Thomas Bach.

Global News Syrian state media: last rebel group starts leaving Ghouta
Author: 0 Syrian state media: last rebel group starts leaving Ghouta

The Russian Defense Ministry and Syrian rebel fighters struck a deal on Sunday for the Jaish al Islam, the biggest fighting group in the Damascus suburbs of eastern Ghouta, to leave the area for the opposition-controlled north. After the last batch of armed islamists left the towns of Jobar, Arbeen, Zamalka and Ayn Tarma on Saturday evening, the entire Eastern Ghouta came under the government control except for Douma, the largest and most densely-populated area in that farming belt.

Global News Trump Wants Post Office To Stop Being Amazon's 'Delivery Boy'
Author: 0 Trump Wants Post Office To Stop Being Amazon's 'Delivery Boy'

President Donald Trump continued his campaign against Amazon.com Inc. on Tuesday, again claiming the company is costing tax payers billions of dollars through a special deal with the U.S. Trump did not cite where these figures came from. In the latest in a line of tweets attacking Amazon, Trump seemed to be responding to those who have said that the US Postal Service does indeed make a profit from its work with Amazon.

Global News Trump threatens to send military forces to guard US-Mexico border
Author: 0 Trump threatens to send military forces to guard US-Mexico border

Mr Trump has used the " caravan " as evidence of the need for a border wall. He said Mexico must "stop the big drug and people flows, or I will stop their cash cow, NAFTA. The American people have been chanting "Build the Wall" since the earliest days of the presidential campaign, and yet lawmakers have been dragging their heels on the issue.

Global News Children, state officials plant
Author: 0 Children, state officials plant "Pinwheels for Prevention" to raise child abuse awareness

The future prosperity and success of our children depends on the entire community working together to make families stronger, and creating spaces where children can thrive. Lisette Estrella-Henderon, Solano County superintendent of schools, talked about the long-term effects of child abuse . Three specific actions - mentoring children and parents, advocating for family friendly policies in the workplace, and donating time and money - relate to child abuse while giving the public tools and ...

Global News Trump EPA rescinding Obama-era auto fuel efficiency, emissions standards
Author: 0 Trump EPA rescinding Obama-era auto fuel efficiency, emissions standards

The Obama-era evaluation process, according to Pruitt, was "short-circuited" and "politically charged". Automakers, state officials, environmentalists and federal regulators had agreed back in 2012 to increase fuel efficiency standards to average 34.5 mpg by 2016 across the fleet of American cars and trucks with the figure then to grow to 54.5 mpg by 2025.

Global News Will China supplant United States economic hegemony?
Author: 0 Will China supplant United States economic hegemony?

Pork was among US exports targeted, bringing fresh pain to producers across the country, including those in Nebraska and Iowa. Mnuchin said the US will proceed with tariffs and investment restrictions while also negotiating to try to reach an agreement with the Chinese.

Global News Tottenham wins at Chelsea for first time in 28 years
Author: 0 Tottenham wins at Chelsea for first time in 28 years

A second capitulation in three seasons does not speak well of this group of players but, just as Jose Mourinho will forever be tainted by the torrid final months of his second Chelsea spell, Conte cannot escape blame for the current drift - particularly given his increasingly ludicrous pronouncements that neither he nor his team could possibly do better.

Global News Gaza-Israel violence: Netanyahu and Erdogan in war of words
Author: 0 Gaza-Israel violence: Netanyahu and Erdogan in war of words

Earlier this week, Netanyahu suggested that Erdogan was playing an April Fool's Day prank when his spokesman described Friday's killing of protesters in Gaza as " inhumane ". Israel said eight of the 15 belonged to Hamas, designated a terrorist group by Israel and the West, and two others came from other militant factions.

Global News Teaneck (6) at Nutley (7)
Author: 0 Teaneck (6) at Nutley (7)

Katey Gouty had a hit and drove in the Gophers' lone run. "But then I saw that they were playing way back in leftfield and centerfield and that there was a huge gap, so I went with a hard slap". "She left way too many pitches over the plate, and she knows that". Spalding led 10-9 in the bottom of the fifth when Neal made a sliding catch on a ball off the bat of Cheyenne Starr with runners on second and third and two outs, robbing Starr of extra bases.

Global News Ten persons killed in hotel building collapse at Indore
Author: 0 Ten persons killed in hotel building collapse at Indore

As per Indore Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) Harinarayan Mishra, a vehicle rammed into the building, which is believed to be extremely old. The incident happened almost a month after a two-storey building was collapsed in Madhya Pradesh's Shajapur district. The hotel was located in the posh Sarweta bus stand area.

Global News Turkey warns France of bolstering military presence in Syria
Author: 0 Turkey warns France of bolstering military presence in Syria

Ankara considers the YPG to be an extension of the Turkey-based Kurdish militant group PKK, which for decades has fought a guerrilla war against the Turkish government. The Kurdish town of Manbij, where USA troops backing the SDF are stationed, was repeatedly named in Ankara as a possible target for a Turkish offensive.

Global News Russian Federation expels diplomats of a number of countries
Author: 0 Russian Federation expels diplomats of a number of countries

British Prime Minister Theresa May also called the incident "a brazen attempt to murder innocent civilians on our soil" and accused Russian Federation of carrying out the attack. "The Russian government has to respond to the hostile actions against Russia", said 32-year-old researcher Yelena Bogomazova. Another man shouted: "Get out of here!" as he passed by the U.S.

Global News Appeals Court Orders New Trial For Serial's Adnan Syed
Author: 0 Appeals Court Orders New Trial For Serial's Adnan Syed

Justin Brown, Syed's attorney, said he spoke to Syed by phone both before and after the opinion was released. The ruling can still be appealed to the Court of Appeals, according to ABC News . The decision remands the case back to Circuit Court, granting Syed a new trial there. Syed was granted a post-conviction hearing in February 2016, during which his new attorneys argued that his original counsel had failed to call an alibi witness.

Global News Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's Royal Wedding Will Feature The Armed Forces
Author: 0 Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's Royal Wedding Will Feature The Armed Forces

Meghan Markle's father, Thomas Markle, is set to walk her down the aisle at her May 19th wedding ceremony in St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle . There will also be Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead community wardens and ambassadors throughout the town center. Lastly, the Royal Marines will line the streets as well.

Global News Laura Ingraham Backs Down, Apologizes for Attacking David Hogg
Author: 0 Laura Ingraham Backs Down, Apologizes for Attacking David Hogg

Many on Twitter have vowed to boycott Hulu and other companies if they don't sever ties with Ingraham. In a follow-up tweet , Hogg concluded, "Focus less on fear and more on facts". In an interview with TMZ on Tuesday, Hogg had spoken about receiving rejection letters from California colleges and in doing so sparked derision from conservatives - including Ingraham.

Global News Iran supplying weapons to Yemen's Huthi rebels: France FM
Author: 0 Iran supplying weapons to Yemen's Huthi rebels: France FM

Commentators said last week when Bolton was named that it signaled a toughening of Washington's stance on Tehran and another nail in the coffin of the Obama-era agreement between Iran and world powers to limit Tehran's nuclear ambitions, already cast into doubt by Trump himself.

Global News Weather warning of snow issued for Nottinghamshire over Easter
Author: 0 Weather warning of snow issued for Nottinghamshire over Easter

The weather warning was issued this morning, Thursday March 29, and will be in force on Easter Monday , April 2, between 00.15 and 23.45. A few spots could see a little more but accumulation below 6,000 feet will be largely limited to grassy surfaces, rooftops, and vehicles but not the roads.

Global News Jose Mourinho has 'made a decision' about Paul Pogba
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho has 'made a decision' about Paul Pogba

Pogba , whose form at Old Trafford has faced severe scrutiny of late, scored and assisted a goal in an worldwide match for the first time, with Kylian Mbappe scoring twice at Krestovsky Stadium. "We expect a lot from him (Pogba), I ask a lot from him", said Deschamps of the midfielder who has found himself out of favour under Jose Mourinho at Manchester United in recent weeks.

Global News Russian Federation denies claim on spy asking Putin to be pardoned
Author: 0 Russian Federation denies claim on spy asking Putin to be pardoned

Germany, France, Denmark, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Czech, Netherlands, Bulgaria, Ireland and several others will "likely" expel the Russians on Monday, a senior foreign diplomat told CNN. In reply to the expulsion of its diplomatic staff from the UK, Russia also expelled 23 British diplomats. UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has told British media that his government has evidence that Moscow has been experimenting with nerve agents such as Novichok for the objective of carrying out ...

Global News John Bolton plans to fire dozens of White House officials
Author: 0 John Bolton plans to fire dozens of White House officials

Bolton can work to leverage Trump's affinity for Bolton's "America First" worldview to reinforce the president's militarist instincts in daily meetings while seeking to sideline opposing viewpoints. Rumors of McMaster's departure had been floated for months and consistently denied by the White House. "For a seemingly superpower country, it is shameful that its national security official would be receiving a salary from a terrorist sect", IRNA quoted Ali Shamkhani, secretary of Iran's ...

Global News South Korea, US reach an understanding to revise steel tariffs agreement
Author: 0 South Korea, US reach an understanding to revise steel tariffs agreement

South Korea's trade minister Kim Hyun-chong says this removes uncertainties for domestic steelmakers. If President Trump becomes a two-term president... This is because no USA automaker is now selling more than 50,000 cars a year in South Korea although the number of American vehicles made in the US, complying with USA vehicle safety standards and allowed to be exported to South Korea without safety inspection in South Korea has been doubled to 50,000 a year.

Global News McConnell to introduce bill legalizing hemp
Author: 0 McConnell to introduce bill legalizing hemp

Hemp got a limited reprieve with the 2014 federal Farm Bill . Last month, Greg Ibach, undersecretary for the U.S. Department of Agriculture , said , "Opening the door wide open nationwide, with no restrictions, may not be in the best interests of the hemp industry".

Global News Messi admits difficulties in Dybala partnership: He plays like me at Juve
Author: 0 Messi admits difficulties in Dybala partnership: He plays like me at Juve

Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli has indicated Lionel Messi will feature against Spain in Tuesday's worldwide friendly in Madrid , ESPN reported. "He can generate a lot of stuff.it's impossible to teach something to Messi". However, the two-time World Cup winners will be without Angel di Maria, who hurt his thigh against Italy, and Sergio Aguero , with the Manchester City striker recovering from a knee injury.

Author: 0 Whistleblower names Congress as client of Cambridge Analytica

I don't remember a national project, I know regionally", said Wylie while responding to a question on CA's work in India by Labour's Paul Fareely. They included particularly concerning instances of the role AIQ had played in disseminating violent video content by social media in Nigeria, as part of work there.

Global News Feds Will Ask Citizenship Status on 2020 Census
Author: 0 Feds Will Ask Citizenship Status on 2020 Census

He also said that in his experience leading the Department of Justice, asking the citizenship question on the census "is not critical to enforcing the Voting Rights Act ". Census counts are taken by mail and by workers walking neighborhoods. "We will litigate to stop the Administration from moving forward with this irresponsible decision", Holder wrote.

Global News Russia Slams Balkan States for Expelling its Diplomats
Author: 0 Russia Slams Balkan States for Expelling its Diplomats

It takes into account advice from the UK Government that the substance used on 4 March was a military-grade nerve agent of a type developed by Russian Federation. The Russian embassy in Washington asked its Twitter followers to vote on which U.S. consulate should be closed, listing those in Vladivostok, St Petersburg and Yekaterinburg as options.

Global News French strikes over Macron reforms turn ugly
Author: 0 French strikes over Macron reforms turn ugly

France's centrist president, who has been in power for almost a year, has so far avoided large strikes and trade union action, managing to easily push through an overhaul of labour laws in the autumn despite limited street marches . Public opinion is largely behind his bid to remove some job privileges for new hires at debt-laden state railway operator SNCF and many analysts believe the reform effort is a crucial test of strength.

Global News Russian Federation criticises Boris Johnson's 'unacceptable' Hitler statement
Author: 0 Russian Federation criticises Boris Johnson's 'unacceptable' Hitler statement

Mr Johnson added that "on balance, it would be incredibly unfair to punish the (England) team". The Foreign Secretary made the remarks during an appearance in front of the House of Commons foreign affairs committee, at which he revealed the number of applications from England football fans wanting to go to Russian Federation in June now stands at just 24,000.

Global News Trump defends call congratulating Putin
Author: 0 Trump defends call congratulating Putin

So, what's so controversial about the USA president calling a Russian leader to congratulate him on an election victory, even though pretty much everyone understands the results were set beforehand? Trump defended his actions Wednesday afternoon in a tweet that lambasted the "Fake News Media" and concluded that "getting along with Russian Federation (and others) is a good thing, not a bad thing".

Global News Believers observe Palm Sunday in Kerala
Author: 0 Believers observe Palm Sunday in Kerala

The pope's message comes on the heels of a meeting of young Catholics who told the Vatican they want a more transparent and authentic church, and a day after millions marched in youth-led rallies across the United States to demand greater gun control.

Global News 37 dead, scores missing in Siberia shopping mall fire
Author: 0 37 dead, scores missing in Siberia shopping mall fire

Emergency services have also reported that there are 69 people missing as a result of the fire. The Investigative Committee, which investigates high-profile crimes, is reporting directly to President Vladimir Putin . The shopping centre is a very complex construction. Television pictures showed people leaping from windows of the building, which contained cinemas, restaurants and shops, as it was engulfed in black smoke.

Global News After veto threat, Trump signs $1.3 trillion spending bill
Author: 0 After veto threat, Trump signs $1.3 trillion spending bill

He pinned his signature mostly on ensuring USA military forces have what they need. There was a feeling, 'Well, why are we electing these people if they campaign on one thing and they get there and they do the opposite?' So, I do think that this could have an impact.

Global News Anti-gun protesters rally in London
Author: 0 Anti-gun protesters rally in London

The rally comes in light of recent school shootings across the country. Another Parkland survivor, David Hogg, said the sun was shining on a new day. "He was like my best friend". "We just wanted to bring some attention to the issue of gun violence ..." He said he grew up in an era of school violence.

Global News Issue of harassment needs to be sorted soon: Pak envoy
Author: 0 Issue of harassment needs to be sorted soon: Pak envoy

During a function at the Pakistan High Commission here, he said Pakistan has always cherished peaceful and cordial relations with its neigbours, including India. Pakistani officials even released a video of such "harassment", in which a white auto is seen blocking their diplomat's vehicle in Delhi and people on motorcycles abusing and filming the occupants.

Global News No More
Author: 0 No More "Free Reign" To China: Donald Trump After Announcing Tariffs

On Thursday, the Trump administration declared the talk approach a failure, noting that the USA trade deficit in goods with China past year hit a record $375 billion. US officials say an eight-month probe under the 1974 US Trade Act has found that China engages in unfair trade practices by forcing American investors to turn over key technologies to Chinese firms.

Global News Palestinian teen in 'slap video' jailed for eight months
Author: 0 Palestinian teen in 'slap video' jailed for eight months

She said , according to Haaretz: "The fact that the plea agreement provides for the dropping of all counts of indictment that made her detention possible until the end of legal proceedings possible is proof that Tamimi's arrest in the middle of the night, and that the legal proceedings against her were steps created to settle scores".

Global News Egypt: Alexandria's security chief survives vehicle bombing
Author: 0 Egypt: Alexandria's security chief survives vehicle bombing

State-run MENA news agency said the public prosecutor has ordered an investigation into the incident. The attack came just two days ahead of Egypt's presidential election, which President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi is nearly certain to win. It is also the first major attack in the Mediterranean city since the April 2017 bombing of St Mark's Cathedral, which killed 18 people during Palm Sunday celebrations.

Global News Mastermind Toys will open 3 new stores now, 10 by 2019
Author: 0 Mastermind Toys will open 3 new stores now, 10 by 2019

Luke Roberts said he's been shopping at Toys "R" Us for the past 16 years. Synchrony Financial, which operates the credit cards for Toys R Us and other retailers, said in the past it has offered to transfer cardholders of out-of-business retailers to other cards, but it hasn't made a final decision yet for Toys R Us credit cards.

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