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World News Angela Merkel 'curious' about UK's Brexit plan, but not 'frustrated'
Author: 0 Angela Merkel 'curious' about UK's Brexit plan, but not 'frustrated'

As part of her trip to Germany , the Prime Minister will outline her wishes for a future security EU-UK partnership in a speech at a security conference in Munich on Saturday. Merkel told reporters "we need to learn where we can find common ground", adding: "We sometimes don't know how our opposite number is seeing things".

World News Nokia Could Possibly Sell Its Digital Health Business
Author: 0 Nokia Could Possibly Sell Its Digital Health Business

The division sells a portfolio of consumer and enterprise products, including smart watches, scales and digital health devices. The fact that Nokia even had to make an announcement that they were reviewing their Digital Health business seems to be a warning that things may be coming to an end, at least for that particular part of their business.

World News HEB acquires Texas-based on-demand company Favor
Author: 0 HEB acquires Texas-based on-demand company Favor

H-E-B has made a rare acquisition, purchasing Favor Delivery for an undisclosed sum. Amazon-Whole Foods announced earlier this month that it would begin deliveries via its Prime Now service in four markets (including Favor's home town of Austin).

World News Rahul Gandhi targets PM Modi over Nirav Modi case
Author: 0 Rahul Gandhi targets PM Modi over Nirav Modi case

The ED filed the case under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) after going through a CBI FIR registered early this month. The PNB fraud pertains to issuance of fake letters of understanding ( LoU ) to companies associated with billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi by errant PNB employees, which enabled these companies to raise buyers credit from global branches of other Indian lenders.

World News Post mortem on Joanne Lee this morning
Author: 0 Post mortem on Joanne Lee this morning

A man was also found at the scene with injuries consistent with falling from a height - and gardaí believe this man is Joanne's estranged husband. Last night, her uncle John Curry described her as a attractive girl and said the family was devastated.

World News Morning fog gives way to rain chances late — FIRST ALERT FORECAST
Author: 0 Morning fog gives way to rain chances late — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

Rainfall totals were nothing that impressive, generally either side of a tenth of an inch. Mostly cloudy skies are not expected to yield and precipitation for us. Clouds quickly increase through the day. Sunday: A 30% chance of snow. If the track is farther north then we'll see brief mixing. The front may hang close enough to us that we see periods of showers for a couple of days.

World News Korean ski coach: It's an 'honor' to compete in Olympics
Author: 0 Korean ski coach: It's an 'honor' to compete in Olympics

North Korea sent its nominal head of state and Kim's sister Kim Yo Jong , who extended an invitation to South Korean President Moon Jae-in to visit Pyongyang for a summit in the near future. The statement from the Ministry of Unification came after the North Korean delegation concluded its three-day visit. Trump has at times questioned the objective of further talks with the North after years of negotiations by previous US administrations failed to halt the North's weapons programs.

World News Trump urges Senate to pass new Republican immigration bill
Author: 0 Trump urges Senate to pass new Republican immigration bill

Sponsored by Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, the bill tracked with Trump's immigration proposals, giving a path to citizenship for people who received or were eligible for DACA in exchange for $25 billion in boarder security funding and fundamental changes to the family migration system.

World News Opposition targets PM Modi for PNB scam
Author: 0 Opposition targets PM Modi for PNB scam

Prasad also attacked Congress over using the word "Chhota Modi ". But the manner in which Nirav Modi and his maternal uncle Mehul Choksi have allegedly defrauded India's second largest public sector bank for seven years, shows just how easy it is to con the system.

World News Compete with yourself, Modi tells students
Author: 0 Compete with yourself, Modi tells students

The students were also encouraged to ask questions on Twitter using the hashtag #ExamWarriors. "If I was your teacher I would've guided you to take up journalism kyuki aise lapet ke sawal journalists hi puchte hain", the Prime Minister said.

World News This is the 18th school shooting so far in America in 2018
Author: 0 This is the 18th school shooting so far in America in 2018

Among the growing toll of victims of Wednesday's horrific mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas (MSD) High in Florida is the leader of the school's sports program, athletic director Chris Hixon. Students who witnessed the scene said Cruz was wearing a military uniform from his US Army Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) when he was arrested , The Miami Herald reported .

World News South Africans look to Ramaphosa to save ailing nation
Author: 0 South Africans look to Ramaphosa to save ailing nation

Ramaphosa , the only candidate, was approved without a vote by the parliament in Cape Town , Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng told assembled lawmakers, to loud cheers. "We don't have a Jacob Zuma problem, we have an ANC problem". The South African Police have said that Ajay Gupta , who has been on the run, is surrounded by a team of heavily armed bodyguards, Times Live reported.

World News Svindal sets record with downhill gold
Author: 0 Svindal sets record with downhill gold

This is the first time I have skied in February in about four years. Matthias Mayer came to the Pyeongchang Games as an Olympic champion, and he'll leave as an Olympic champion. "It is one of those things where you keep looking up the hill because I want to make sure it is real". The super-G, short for super-giant slalom, is a single run raced on a slightly shorter, twistier course than downhill and is more unpredictable.

World News Botswana civil society mourns Zimbabwean opposition leader
Author: 0 Botswana civil society mourns Zimbabwean opposition leader

One vice-president - Elias Mudzuri - and several senior party members were absent from the national executive meeting. In political terms, the ruling ZANU-PF party and Mnangagwa, who paid a personal visit to Tsvangirai in January, stand to gain from the opposition leader's death, due to fighting within the MDC over who should succeed its founding father.

World News U.S. to Push for 'Reciprocal Tax' on Trade Partners
Author: 0 U.S. to Push for 'Reciprocal Tax' on Trade Partners

President Trump's massive military parade could cost tens of millions of dollars, according to the White House budget director. The president had previoulsy met with local and state officials on Monday to discuss the urgency to rebuild the nation's roads and bridges .

World News Woman Arrested For Posing As Man, Marrying 2 Women To Extort Money
Author: 0 Woman Arrested For Posing As Man, Marrying 2 Women To Extort Money

Ms Sen quickly found a woman willing to meet and get married. "The two married the same year and started living in a rented house in Nainital district's Haldwani town, but Sen soon started assaulting the woman for dowry", Khanduri added. The first wife told police Ms Sen gained more than $16,000 in dowry money from her family, but continued to beat her and ask for more. She also told police that during both the marriages she had "fake" physical relationship using sex toys due to which the ...

World News Climber Dies After Fall on Mt. Hood, Others Rescued
Author: 0 Climber Dies After Fall on Mt. Hood, Others Rescued

Hogsback is at an elevation of 10,500 feet, nearly to the top of Mount Hood, which is 11,239 feet. "At first he was just sliding, and right before he disappeared, he started cartwheeling", Talley said. Climbers used their cellphones to report that conditions were hazardous near the Hogsback area by the summit of the mountain east of Portland. A helicopter was flown in to hoist the man off Mount Hood, where he was rushed to a hospital but later died.

World News Hundreds of Putin mercenaries were targeted by US jets in Syria
Author: 0 Hundreds of Putin mercenaries were targeted by US jets in Syria

The Pentagon has repeatedly claimed the strike, which reportedly killed an unknown number of fighters loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad , was carried out in self-defense, in response to massed Syrian government-backed troops and paramilitary forces advancing on USA -backed militias.

World News Egypt police detain aide to presidential candidate Anan, says family
Author: 0 Egypt police detain aide to presidential candidate Anan, says family

He pointed out that these facts revolve around the events of Mohamed Mahmoud Street and the details of what happened in the Maspero Massacre, and clearly reveal the reality of the third party that was involved in several political crimes in Egypt after the revolution of January 25, including the assassination of Sheikh Emad Effat, as well as hidden facts about the events of June 30, 2013.

World News Olympics Skeleton Men's qualifying medal results
Author: 0 Olympics Skeleton Men's qualifying medal results

But the day belonged to Yun, who slides in an Iron Man-copy helmet that makes him look like a superhero as he rockets around the course. Yun, who came out on top in five of the eight races to win the 2017-2018 World Cup, becomes the first athlete from Asia to win a medal in skeleton.

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Author: 0 "Round 2 of Florida" Snapchat threat leads to arrest

His parents allowed deputies to search the home. "In order to ensure the safety of every student, the District Three Administration and Board of Trustees were providing additional security at the school". They said the mask and weapon were found and the weapon was an airsoft rifle. The Broward Sheriff's Office says the original poster has been arrested by authorities in SC.

World News S. Africa parliament elects Cyril Ramaphosa as president
Author: 0 S. Africa parliament elects Cyril Ramaphosa as president

Ramaphosa, South Africa's fifth president since the end of white minority rule, will return to parliament Friday evening to deliver a state of the nation address that had been postponed during the ruling party's deliberations with Zuma over his resignation .

World News Two Bronx Men Arrested in Terror Scheme
Author: 0 Two Bronx Men Arrested in Terror Scheme

Christian Toro is also charged with distributing explosives to a person under age 21. The two appeared before a federal judge in Lower Manhattan where they were arraigned on federal explosives-related charges. He said he'd never built a bomb. He allegedly paid them about $50 per hour to break down fireworks and store the gunpowder that came out. Officials announced that during Thursday morning's search, they found bomb-making materials that included powders and metal balls, a diary and ...

World News Suspect confessed to school shooting, had more ammo in backpack
Author: 0 Suspect confessed to school shooting, had more ammo in backpack

The sheriff said the gunman then dropped his rifle and backpack containing extra ammunition and ran out of the school. The shooter set off a fire alarm to lure students out into the hallways, which is where the shooting began. A bail bondsman in MS told the Federal Bureau of Investigation last fall that someone with the screen name " Nikolas Cruz " posted a comment on his YouTube channel stating "Im going to be a professional school shooter ".

World News Charles River reports 4Q loss
Author: 0 Charles River reports 4Q loss

Charles River Laboratories had 41 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE: CRL ) on Thursday, November 2 with "Hold" rating. United Automobile Association has 16,900 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Fifth Third Bank holds 100 shares. For the year, the company reported profit of $123.4 million, or $2.54 per share.