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World News Clinton MO police officers injured in shooting
Author: 0 Clinton MO police officers injured in shooting

The incident happened on late Tuesday evening when officers went to the 300 block of West Grandriver Street in Clinton, a city in Henry County, to serve civil process paperwork. that it is assisting police in Clinton with an officer-involved shooting. Update: Officer Involved Shooting in Clinton, media staging area at Clinton Library Parking lot.

World News What the Texas Primary Results Could Reveal About Immigration in 2018 Elections
Author: 0 What the Texas Primary Results Could Reveal About Immigration in 2018 Elections

The Democratic congressman outraised the Republican senator in the last quarter of 2017 and has touted his candidacy's grassroots appeal for Texas Democrats who haven't had much to cheer about lately. On demographics, we found primary voters to be older and more educated than the general public. Thousands of people who transferred to traditionally red Collin County with Toyota's move to Plano came from one of California's bluest counties.

World News Everything You Need to Know About International Women's Day on March 8
Author: 0 Everything You Need to Know About International Women's Day on March 8

Sound and Music has launched a month-long programme ahead of International Women's Day (IWD) this Thursday, aimed at opening up the debate and championing female composers. On this day we express our love and gratitude to the women who make difference in our lives. Why do we celebrate International Women's Day? The first International Women's Day was celebrated by Austria, Denmark, Germany and Switzerland.

World News Aust, East Timor sign Greater Sunrise deal
Author: 0 Aust, East Timor sign Greater Sunrise deal

The treaty is expected to provide a major boost to East Timor, one of Asia's poorest countries, by establishing special arrangements for sharing revenue from the Greater Sunrise offshore gas fields in the Timor Sea. Last year, East Timor terminated a 2006 treaty with Australia that split revenue from the Greater Sunrise fields equally between the two nations, claiming the treaty was invalid because Australia allegedly bugged the East Timorese cabinet office during treaty negotiations.

World News Trump On His White House: 'I Like Conflict'
Author: 0 Trump On His White House: 'I Like Conflict'

Trump explained that he believes North Korea is being honest because of the sanctions the United States has issued and help America has received from China. "I like seeing it", he said. However, the State Department's fact sheet goes on to point out that the country is also "one of the largest investors on a per capita basis".

World News Trump's top economic adviser to resign
Author: 0 Trump's top economic adviser to resign

Trump will not have an approving ear in Kudlow, either, when it comes to the tariffs. "He is a rare talent, and I thank him for his dedicated service to the American people", Trump said. Trump is partially correct in his assessment: there is a certain amount of turnover that's normal for any presidential administration. In the most-recent case, Communications Director Hope Hicks announced that she will resign last week after she testified before the House Intelligence Committee.

World News Trump top economic advisor Gary Cohn resigns after trade dispute
Author: 0 Trump top economic advisor Gary Cohn resigns after trade dispute

The New York Times first reported the news. Though it did not mention tensions, it did state the duo "for several weeks. had been discussing. that it was nearing time for him to transition out". As the president spoke Tuesday afternoon just before 4 PM with the Prime Minister of Sweden in the East Room, one astute reporter noticed the chair in which Cohn was supposed to be sitting.

World News Notable Runner: Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN)
Author: 0 Notable Runner: Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN)

The institutional investor held 8,837 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.05 million, up from 620 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Moreover, Commonwealth Commercial Bank Of Australia has 0% invested in Digital Realty Trust, Inc . Empire State Realty Trust Inc (ESRT) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -60.15.

World News Sirens to sound at 10am for tornado drills in Missouri and IL
Author: 0 Sirens to sound at 10am for tornado drills in Missouri and IL

Severe Weather Awareness Week is an annual effort by the National Weather Service , SEMA and Missouri's local emergency managers to help citizens prepare for tornadoes, other types of severe storms, lightning and flooding. SC officials plan to conduct their tornado drill at 9 a.m. At that time, the National Weather Service will issue a Special Weather Statement to initiate the drill.

World News Daylight Saving 2018: Don't forget to turn your clocks forward
Author: 0 Daylight Saving 2018: Don't forget to turn your clocks forward

Daylight saving time ends Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018. According to an article in the January 21, 1942, issue of The Sabetha Herald, "The president [Franklin D. Despite a repeal in the "National Daylight Saving Time", larger cities like NY and Chicago stuck to the original plan. "I've heard from mayors across the state that it's going to save them money because they don't have to light their softball fields at night", he said.

World News Arkansas allowed to impose Medicaid work requirement
Author: 0 Arkansas allowed to impose Medicaid work requirement

The work requirement exempts many people such as those with opioid addiction and parents with dependent children. This year, the change will affect about 39,000 people from 30 to 49 years old, and over 30,000 more next year when it's rolled out for people ages 19 to 29, according to the state Department of Human Services.

World News White House working to prevent election meddling, top USA intel official says
Author: 0 White House working to prevent election meddling, top USA intel official says

Jack ReedJohn (Jack) Raymond ReedFBI chief: Trump hasn't specifically directed me to stop Russian meddling in midterms Live coverage: Federal Bureau of Investigation director testifies to Senate Intelligence Committee Senate Dems demand answers on cost of Trump's military parade proposal MORE (D-R.I.) about what the administration is doing to address Russian cyber threats to USA elections.

World News Attorney General Jeff Sessions to make 'major' Sanctuary City announcement in Sacramento
Author: 0 Attorney General Jeff Sessions to make 'major' Sanctuary City announcement in Sacramento

To make its case, the DOJ is in part pointing to a ruling on a very different state-level immigration law: Arizona's SB 1070, which was meant to expand local police efforts to find and arrest undocumented immigrants. Jerry Brown and California Attorney General Xavier Becerra as defendants. However, the Justice Department's attempts to implement the order to date have been stymied by lawsuits in the federal courts in Chicago, San Francisco and Philadelphia.

World News Student arrested after school threats
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Police said there is no indication that Bernal was planning to carry out the threat, but investigators said that simply making the threat was a crime. A 14-year-old Tyrone Middle School student has been arrested after she made threats to the school last week. Police are encouraging student , teachers, parents and the community to report threats to the police and to refrain from sharing social media posts that contain alleged, perceived threats or false reports.

World News Arizona Diamondbacks bring back the bullpen auto
Author: 0 Arizona Diamondbacks bring back the bullpen auto

Hall said the Diamondbacks purchased two golf carts and had them retrofitted with big caps by SportsKartz, a company in Tampa, Florida. Major League Baseball is trying to find ways to speed up the game, but the Diamondbacks' decision has to do with money, as well.

World News A New Study Shows ER Visits for Overdoses Are Skyrocketing
Author: 0 A New Study Shows ER Visits for Overdoses Are Skyrocketing

The report also confirms that what started as a problem predominantly in suburban and rural areas has become increasingly urban: Large, metropolitan areas saw a 54 percent jump in ER visits, likely because of the influx of synthetic opioids like fentanyl into heroin and other drugs.

World News Kentucky child marriage ban stalled by conservatives
Author: 0 Kentucky child marriage ban stalled by conservatives

Under current law, minors age 16 and 17 can get marriage licenses with parental consent, and judges have discretion to issue licenses to younger minors who have children or if pregnancies are involved. But Martin Cothran of the Family Foundation said it did not oppose the general objective of the bill but was concerned about the elimination of a parental role in the decision whether to marry.

World News Potential presidential contender resigns in South Korea, after rape allegations
Author: 0 Potential presidential contender resigns in South Korea, after rape allegations

She said she was not in a position to resist or stop him, noting that Ahn told her that her job was to say "yes" when everyone else said "no" to him. While the governor's office initially insisted the sex had been consensual, Ahn posted a public apology on his social networking site early Tuesday, admitting he had forced Kim into the arrangement and announced his resignation, Chosun Ilbo reported.

World News European Union eyes retaliatory tariffs on $3.5B worth of American goods
Author: 0 European Union eyes retaliatory tariffs on $3.5B worth of American goods

Trump has chose to levy tariffs on steel and aluminum imports on grounds of national security. However, if Canada can not get an exemption, the government needs to be careful in how it responds. "So now we will also impose import tariffs". It includes already announced targets such as Levi-Strauss blue jeans, Harley-Davidson motorcycles and bourbon whiskey.

World News China's chief economic planner says growth target can be met
Author: 0 China's chief economic planner says growth target can be met

According to a draft report from the finance ministry released on Monday and quoted by official Xinhua news agency, the central government will allocate more than 106 billion yuan ($16.7 billion) to subsidise poverty reduction, an increase of 20 billion yuan, or 23.2% over previous year.

World News Sade -
Author: 0 Sade - "Flower Of The Universe"

A couple weeks ago, we found out that legendary singer Sade would be contributing to Disney's soundtrack for A Wrinkle In Time , which would be dropping March 9th, and alas here it is! Yesterday, the song's producer NO I.D. I never thought she'd say yes, but asked anyway. My thanks to No I.D. And thank you to Sade . "She was kind and giving". With tribal drums, Sade sings of an endearing love that's far and wide that also has the power to align stars.

World News Bojo threatens to PULL Three Lions after Russian spy 'poisoned'
Author: 0 Bojo threatens to PULL Three Lions after Russian spy 'poisoned'

The polonium 210 used in the murder by two Russian agents would have cost tens of millions of pounds on the commercial market, the family's lawyers told an inquiry into his death. Penkovsky was executed in 1963. In 2010, however, he was pardoned by the Kremlin and given to the West as part of a spy-swap for "sleeper" agents planted in the USA by Moscow .

World News Virginia father forces son to run to school for bullying
Author: 0 Virginia father forces son to run to school for bullying

My son has finally got in trouble on the bus enough to where he was kicked off the bus for three days because he was being a little bully which I do not tolerate, can't stand. "This right here is old school, simple parenting", he said. Bryan does see the amusing side of the situation however and even comments on his son's impressive speed: 'The good news is guys he keeps up a pretty good mile pace, 6 miles an hour so far'.

World News Michelle Obama Meets Girl That Admired Her National Portrait Gallery Painting
Author: 0 Michelle Obama Meets Girl That Admired Her National Portrait Gallery Painting

In a cultural moment defined by sexual misconduct allegations and a non-stop feed of political turmoil, the days of Barack and Michelle Obama's leadership from the White House feel increasingly far away. There was a show up of work by painter @thebobartlett whose work still inspires me to this day. "It was so touching and uplifting for me to see this handsome child looking at a attractive portrait of a powerful woman", Hines said in an interview with Buzzfeed .

World News Britain's health service 'not for sale' in United States trade talks: PM May
Author: 0 Britain's health service 'not for sale' in United States trade talks: PM May

Ms Foster said they had told Mr Barnier that all of the elements of paragraphs 49 and 50 of the December agreement needed to be incorporated in the draft. The British Prime Minister has committed to leaving the EU customs union which guarantees tariff-free trade, but insists a hard border can be avoided through technological solutions and placing no new restrictions on the 80% of cross-frontier trade carried out by smaller businesses.

World News Wendy Williams to return March 19; Jerry O'Connell to guest host
Author: 0 Wendy Williams to return March 19; Jerry O'Connell to guest host

The host previously had a health scare on her live television program in October, when she lost balance, looked unwell and fainted during her Halloween episode , all while elaborately dressed as the Statue of Liberty. Get ready, because Wendy Williams returns to TV on March 19 following a hiatus to focus on her health. Last month, Bounce acquired the day and date repurpose rights to The Wendy Williams Show to begin weeknight airings of the syndicated talk show this month.

World News Gun activists alarmed despite Trump cave-in on gun control
Author: 0 Gun activists alarmed despite Trump cave-in on gun control

The most fascinating moment of the event involved the issue of guns being taken from potentially risky people. "In a government system with checks and balances, the president should not have the power to unilaterally levy or alter tariffs", he said on Twitter Monday.

World News Venezuela's oil output running 1.5 mln bpd short - Ecuador min
Author: 0 Venezuela's oil output running 1.5 mln bpd short - Ecuador min

But if producers fail to make those investments and oil prices ratchet up to extremely lofty levels, can that propel a faster acceleration to low carbon electric cars, shared mobility services, and oil saving devices, hurting those very same oil producers even more harshly in the long run? The continued growth of USA shale has also been a theme at the CERAWeek conference in Houston this week, said John Kilduff, partner at investment manager Again Capital in NY.

World News Florida senate passes bill to allow teachers to carry guns
Author: 0 Florida senate passes bill to allow teachers to carry guns

The Senators spent eight hours debating possible amendments to the bill aimed at overhauling school security and keeping guns away from the mentally ill in the rare weekend session following the February 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, which left 17 students and faculty members dead.

World News Mamata says TMC to protest in Parliament on ASP disinvestment
Author: 0 Mamata says TMC to protest in Parliament on ASP disinvestment

Congress bit the dust while the BJP romped home to an unprecedented victory in Tripura, upsetting the apple-cart of the Communists (Marxist) who had been ruling the State for more than two decades. That is why we did not even unleash minimum torture on the CPI (M) despite their atrocities because it is not our nature and it is not democracy. It explains why traditionally anti-CPM Congress supporters en block shifted to BJP in Tripura the moment the saffron party positioned as a serious ...