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World News Senate Dems propose tax cut rollback to pay for infrastructure
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Republican U.S. presidential candidate Senator Ted Cruz reacts to the primary election results from Florida, Ohio and IL during a campaign rally in Houston , Texas March 15, 2016. Valdez is the former Dallas County sheriff; White is the son of former Texas Gov. Mark White. Early media reports showing Democratic voters overwhelming their Republican counterparts at the ballot box turned out to be overhyped and misleading.

World News United Kingdom far-right figure retweeted by Trump jailed for hate crime
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In the few months since, however, the only thing that seems to have risen is the number of court rulings against Fransen and her Britain First colleague. "There is no place for hate crime in our society today". They are due to be sentenced on Wednesday afternoon. "It was a campaign to draw attention to the race, religion and immigrant background of the defendants", he added.

World News China to Increase Its Defence Budget by 8.1%
Author: 0 China to Increase Its Defence Budget by 8.1%

The finance ministry past year said the defence budget would top 1 trillion yuan ($145 billion) for the first time, after the exact figure was initially kept out of public documents released at the start of the annual legislative sessions.

World News No. 1 Wahoos turn attention to ACC tournament
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Maryland's last ACC title in 2004, Wake Forest's back-to-back title teams (in 1995 and '96) or Virginia's title in 2014 have a more prominent place in conference lore than some of UNC's recent ACC title teams. March 8 (Thursday ) Noon - (1) Virginia vs. Wednesday noon game victor; 2 p.m. - (4) Clemson vs. Wed. Redshirt senior guard Devon Hall is another Cavalier player to know, who is averaging 11.9 points per game .

World News Oil dips on inventory concern and as Trump spurs trade war risk
Author: 0 Oil dips on inventory concern and as Trump spurs trade war risk

While crude has mostly stayed above $60 a barrel this year as OPEC and its allies continue to cut production to drain a global glut, investors worry record United States oil output could thwart the group's efforts. "Upstream investment shows little sign of recovering from its plunge in 2015-2016, which raises concerns about whether adequate supply will be available to offset natural field declines and meet robust demand growth after 2020", IEA executive director Fatih Birol said in the report.

World News All women crew to run Hyderabad's Vidyanagar MMTS station
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Asia's first woman loco-pilot Surekha Yadav will motor the train along with assistant loco-pilot Trushna Joshi. "The Central Railway has chose to run the prestigious Deccan Queen Express between Mumbai and Pune by deploying an All Women Crew on Thursday to commemorate the International Women's Day", S K Jain, Divisional Railway Manager of Mumbai division of CR, said.

World News Nikolas Cruz formally charged with 17 counts of murder
Author: 0 Nikolas Cruz formally charged with 17 counts of murder

The report states Cruz is "isolated from other inmates". Others remarked that he was "in bed frequently but does not appear to sleep" and one deputy described his speech as "slow and slurred". On February 24, he requested a bible to read after another sleepless night. Nikolas Cruz , the 19-year-old accused of shooting dead 17 people at his former high school and injuring more, has now been indicted on 17 counts of premeditated murder and another 17 counts of attempted murder.

World News Saudi crown prince labelled 'architect of Yemen war'
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The PM's spokesman said she would "make clear that we urgently need to see progress on the political track, which is ultimately the only way to end the conflict and humanitarian suffering in Yemen ". The trip will include lunch with Queen Elizabeth, a dinner with heir to the throne Prince Charles and his son Prince William, and meetings with British intelligence chiefs.

Author: 0 OR governor signs gun control law

As it passed 20-18 with bipartisan support, it also had Republicans and Democrats voting against it. Would I want to see this go further? "I'm hearing more and more people say the level of violence on video games is really shaping young people's thoughts", Trump said .

World News Three Family Members Stabbed In Vienna Street
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Four people were injured in two separate knife attacks within half an hour in Vienna . Authorities are investigating whether the incidents are linked, the spokesman said. It has now been cordoned off by police as they search for clues. Police said: 'A link (between the attacks) is part of ongoing investigations'. One person at the scene, Michael Eisenriegler told CNN he saw flashing lights and went downstairs.

Author: 0 EU doesn't want a 'wall' with Britain: Tusk

Philip Hammond said it was hard to imagine "any future UK-EU deal which would not include financial services would be fair and balanced". Tusk - who has called Britain's demands "pure illusion" - will present the so-called draft negotiating guidelines at a press conference in Luxembourg with the tiny duchy's prime minister Xavier Bettel.

World News Ofgem proposes reducing £5bn from household energy bills
Author: 0 Ofgem proposes reducing £5bn from household energy bills

The organisation claimed that a year ago it revealed energy network companies were on course to make £7.5 billion in "unjustified profits". Ofgem says that networks must step up their use of innovation even further to maintain high levels of reliability while enabling support for new technologies such as electric vehicles, electricity storage, and local renewable generation.

World News Toronto police interviewed McArthur years before arrest
Author: 0 Toronto police interviewed McArthur years before arrest

Those two investigations were launched in 2012 and 2017, respectively, in response to the mysterious disappearances of several men from Toronto's Gay Village. McArthur was arrested in January and charged with the murders of Andrew Kinsman and Selim Esen, who went missing from Toronto's gay village in 2017.

World News Man run over by his own auto while fleeing police
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Police reportedly pulled him over initially because of an apparent equipment violation before he tried to take off. On Tuesday the police department posted the dash-cam video of the incident. Bonsu tried to evade police in his vehicle, eventually pulling into a residential neighborhood. Slowed down but undeterred, Bonsu kept running, the video shows.

World News School safety debate continues at the Captiol
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Guardians would need to complete "132 hours of comprehensive firearm safety and proficiency training, pass psychological evaluation, submit to and pass drug tests; and complete certified diversity training". The bill does not include a ban on large-capacity magazines or assault-style weapons. "The Governor has been very clear - he wants teachers to teach and law enforcement to protect our communities", said Lauren Schenone, a spokeswoman for Scott.

World News UAE Adviser With Ties to Trump Associates Cooperating With Robert Mueller's Probe
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His comments are coming weeks after Trump slammed Democrats for daring to send him a memo relating to Russian Federation investigation as regards the 2016 American election which they knew he would reject. "The media emphasis on this is an attempt to distract from the fact that we now know that the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the DOJ [Department of Justice] under Barack Obama used a fabricated dossier; they used fabricated evidence as [an] underlying legal rationale for this ...

World News Alabama police: 1 dead, 1 hurt in 'accidental' school shooting
Author: 0 Alabama police: 1 dead, 1 hurt in 'accidental' school shooting

A shooting at dismissal time Wednesday afternoon at a high school in Alabama's largest city has left two students critically injured and prompted a brief lockdown, authorities said. "We lost a person, not just a person, a student". Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin said the girl who was killed was a graduating senior who had been accepted into college.

World News Florida poised to remain on Daylight Savings Time year around
Author: 0 Florida poised to remain on Daylight Savings Time year around

Pete Beach. DST runs from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November. However, it was nixed later that year but it persisted in some form at local or state levels for 48 years before being officially recognized again nationally in 1966 by the Uniform Time Act.

World News Toronto Dominion Bank Raises Stake in Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO)
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World Asset Management Inc increased its stake in Digital Rlty Tr Inc Com (DLR) by 27.83% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The hedge fund run by Kenneth Tropin held 225,000 shares of the semiconductors company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.64M, down from 305,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

World News Mumbai fan leaves all her money to actor Sanjay Dutt
Author: 0 Mumbai fan leaves all her money to actor Sanjay Dutt

Sanjay Dutt wrote a letter to the concerned bank saying that the valuables be handed over to the family. Nishi Harishchandra Tripathi, a Malabar Hill resident who passed away on 15 January, has bequeathed all her wealth to Sanjay Dutt , states a Mumbai Mirror report.

World News $559.7M Powerball winner's lawyers to announce donation in Jane Doe's name
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A New Hampshire woman will finally claim one of the largest lottery prizes in American history, and we'll never know her name. Representatives of a New Hampshire woman who won a $559.7 million Powerball jackpot and wants to remain anonymous are accepting the prize on her behalf and announcing plans for a major donation to nonprofits.

World News US Holocaust Museum revokes award to Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi
Author: 0 US Holocaust Museum revokes award to Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi

Holocaust Museum wrote in a related press release Tuesday. More than 688,000 Rohingya refugees have fled Rakhine State since August. "We had hoped that you-as someone we and many others have celebrated for your commitment to human dignity and universal human rights-would have done something to condemn and stop the military's brutal campaign and to express solidarity with the targeted Rohingya population", the letter continues.

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Author: 0 North Korea Leader To "Vigorously Advance" Ties With South

But fears of all-out war eased last month, coinciding with North Korea's participation in the Winter Olympics in the South. He said Japan is on the same page as the United States, citing U.S. The World is watching and waiting! China, which is North Korea's only major ally, cheered the exchanges between the Koreas and called for a return to six-nation talks on denuclearization that it previously hosted.

World News Sisi and Bin Salman attend theatre performance at the Cairo Opera House
Author: 0 Sisi and Bin Salman attend theatre performance at the Cairo Opera House

Britain is exiting the European Unionso it needs a trading partner and Saudi Arabia has to convince dubious investors about the veracity of the Gulf kingdom's recent domestic reforms. The spokesman added: 'She will also reiterate how seriously we take allegations of violations against worldwide humanitarian law and emphasise the need to ensure that these are investigated swiftly and thoroughly.