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World News Harris expects good things from Lady Cavs' soccer team
Author: 0 Harris expects good things from Lady Cavs' soccer team

Anne's Angels soccer and volleyball teams", Bishop Carter officials said in a release. "I knew about my 1,000 point". "I wouldn't say she was scary, but she was tough on me", Tyler said with a laugh. In total, the two teams have three seniors on the roster this year: Emily Ross and Caitlin Conyers on the women's team, and Seth Heinss on the men's team.

World News Kingston Police arrest pair wanted in connection with robbery
Author: 0 Kingston Police arrest pair wanted in connection with robbery

The victim told Weikel that the suspect fled toward Market Street and gave a description of what he was wearing. The suspects were gone before officers arrived and have not been located. The other male was wearing a maroon hoodie, dark trousers and had a yellow bandanna covering his face. "We as police are asking the public to assist us with any information that will help us find more suspects regarding this case", said Cst Maluleke.

World News In a first, Indian diplomats attend Pakistan Day parade in Islamabad
Author: 0 In a first, Indian diplomats attend Pakistan Day parade in Islamabad

Besides district police, the special branch, Elite Force, and the Dolphin Force personnel would also perform their security duties on the Pakistan Day . ─AFP Tank crews steer their vehicles during the Pakistan Day military parade in Islamabad . Later, the armed forces' contingents began the parade, saluting the chief guests as they passed by.

World News Stephon Clark: Second Day Of Protests Roll Through Sacramento
Author: 0 Stephon Clark: Second Day Of Protests Roll Through Sacramento

Seconds later, they fired their weapons 10 times each. Clark was shot while holding a cellphone that police said they thought was a gun. "On Sunday we had a horrific, horrific tragedy in our community.We at the Kings recognize people's ability to protest peacefully and we respect that".

Author: 0 China eyes measures against U.S. imports to balance tariffs on steel, aluminium

The prospect of a full-blown trade war between the world's two biggest economies rattled investors Thursday, sending stocks to their biggest loss in six weeks. Caterpillar gets about 5 percent of its revenue from China, Boeing 12 percent and Micron almost 50 percent, according to the research firm FactSet.

World News All you need to know about today's Rajya Sabha polls
Author: 0 All you need to know about today's Rajya Sabha polls

It was understood that in lieu of the support the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP ) gave to the SP's candidates in the recently-held by-polls of Gorakhpur and Phulpur, the Akhilesh Yadav-led party would return the favour by transferring its extra votes to BSP candidate, Bhim Rao Ambedkar, in Rajya Sabha polls.

World News Not London, Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja to get married in Geneva?
Author: 0 Not London, Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja to get married in Geneva?

A source from the wedding planner team informed Mumbai Mirror , "The date and venue for the wedding have been locked and mass bookings for fl ights are presently underway". "I wonder what designer will she be wearing?" Close friends along with British designer Ralph & Russo will also pitch in for the couple's wedding ensembles.

World News Martin Vizcarra is new Peruvian president after resignation of Pablo Kuczynski
Author: 0 Martin Vizcarra is new Peruvian president after resignation of Pablo Kuczynski

She said Peru's adherence to its constitution "reflects its strength as a resilient democracy". Vizcarra , who like Kuczynski came to politics from the business sector and is considered untested in dealing with the opposition-controlled Congress, needs to compensate for his weak entry into office by being firmer with the legislative body than his predecessor, Fernando Tuesta, a political science professor at Peru's Pontifical Catholic University, told Xinhua.

World News Nationwide strikes bring France to standstill
Author: 0 Nationwide strikes bring France to standstill

Trains, planes, schools and other public services across France were seriously disrupted Thursday as unions set up dozens of street protests across the country. The public sector's worries include the government's plans to cut public sector workers by 120,000 by 2022, including with voluntary redundancies. Railway workers are anxious by government plans to scrap job-for-life guarantees, automatic annual pay rises and generous early retirement.

World News Trump orders curbs on Chinese goods, investments
Author: 0 Trump orders curbs on Chinese goods, investments

The investigation, which came under Section 301 of the 1974 US Trade Act, also found evidence that China imposes unfair terms on US firms, steers investments in the US to strategic industries and is engaged in cyber attacks. Trump said he will make a decision on whether to continue these exemptions by May 1. Yesterday, the world gasped when the U.S. president raised his pen to sign a piece of paper that was apparently going to start an all-out trade war with China.

World News Stock Markets Tumble as Trump Makes Good on China Tariff Threat
Author: 0 Stock Markets Tumble as Trump Makes Good on China Tariff Threat

China can also make like hard for USA companies, including blocking the likes of Boeing Co. and Cisco Systems Inc. from accessing a procurement market it says is worth 3.1 trillion yuan ($490 billion). Remember when Trump was going to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imported from anywhere? Even though the high tariff rate was still in place, USA shipments of ethanol to China began to resume in late 2017 due how economically competitive the fuel was.

World News PA ready to permit more medical marijuana
Author: 0 PA ready to permit more medical marijuana

Less than 1% of the state's 68,150 marijuana cultivators had obtained licenses as of last month, according to a recent report by the California Growers Association. Kellar also objected to receiving revenue from marijuana. DPHHS leaders said the Metrc tracking system is linked to a new licensing system. A clinical registrant must pay both the grower/processor and dispensary fees.

World News South Korea Is Turning Off PCs to Stop People Working Late
Author: 0 South Korea Is Turning Off PCs to Stop People Working Late

The government in Seoul wants to stop its employees working such long hours and will attempt to do so by automatically shutting down all PCs on Fridays at 8pm. The government office said nearly 70 percent of people have asked to be exempt from the power down initiative. According to a SMG statement , all employees will be subjected to the shutdown, though exemptions may be provided in special circumstances.

World News Germany draw 1-1 with Spain as Costa makes comeback
Author: 0 Germany draw 1-1 with Spain as Costa makes comeback

They can now match it when they take on five-times world champions Brazil on Tuesday when Spain , the 2010 World Cup winners, host Argentina in Madrid. The hosts continued to pose the greater goalscorer threat, however, and Werner went close again before Hummels sent a 65th-minute header crashing against the crossbar from Kroos' cross.

World News United Kingdom says spy attack driven by Russian vote, London's criticism
Author: 0 United Kingdom says spy attack driven by Russian vote, London's criticism

Russian Federation has fiercely denied any involvement, saying that it had no motive to kill Skripal , who was convicted of spying for Britain but released in a 2010 spy swap. He also described as "totally irresponsible" the comments by Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Wednesday that likened the public relations gains to President Putin from this summer's Football World Cup in Russian Federation to Adolf Hitler's use of the 1936 Berlin Olympics.

World News Freed Dapchi schoolgirls arrive presidential villa
Author: 0 Freed Dapchi schoolgirls arrive presidential villa

The government said it had secured their release "through back-channel efforts and with the help of some friends of the country". "We entered into negotiation exclusively to make sure that no single girl was hurt". At least one of the freed girls has said a Christian classmate remained captive, while those released are Muslim. They claimed that 110 girls were missing after which the school and the parents set the record straight and said that 105 girls were kidnapped and not 110.

World News Video shows Sacramento Police shooting unarmed black man in grandparents' backyard
Author: 0 Video shows Sacramento Police shooting unarmed black man in grandparents' backyard

The shooting was in the backyard of Clark's grandparents' home, where he had been staying, according to the Sacramento Bee newspaper, which spoke to his relatives. The last two minutes of the video are silent. This typically included mandating the use of body cameras , hiring more minority police officers, and setting up various "accountability" boards made up of city officials to investigate police shootings.

World News Trump in Tweet Defends Congratulatory Call to Putin on Election
Author: 0 Trump in Tweet Defends Congratulatory Call to Putin on Election

The administration said Trump never saw the report, nor did he hear that warning when he was briefed over the phone. "So, I think probably we will be seeing president Putin in the not too distant future", he said. "The fact that the President did not even bring up the topic of our election security when he called Vladimir Putin to congratulate him on his "victory" in a pre-cooked election, is extremely troubling".

World News The world to celebrate 'Earth Hour 2018' Saturday, to protect our planet
Author: 0 The world to celebrate 'Earth Hour 2018' Saturday, to protect our planet

Previous year was fantastic and lots of our customers and suppliers joined us in finding something to do by candle light, in the dark or outside for an hour. Yet we continue to take nature for granted while our actions are pushing it to the brink. "We want our customers to do the same, that's why we're supporting Earth Hour ".

World News Gun Violence Awareness 'March For Our Lives' In Sartell Saturday
Author: 0 Gun Violence Awareness 'March For Our Lives' In Sartell Saturday

The March for Our Lives was planned in the wake of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, on February 14, when a man with a semi-automatic rifle killed 14 students and three staff members. From the Walla Walla Valley to Japan, over a million people are expected to gather in marches Saturday in solidarity with victims of gun violence in schools and as advocates for common-sense, comprehensive background checks with gun purchases.

World News State Department honors International Women of Courage
Author: 0 State Department honors International Women of Courage

Her closely watched public appearance came a day after a former Playboy model told the world details of a 10-month affair the model says she had with a married Donald Trump a decade before he was elected president. The first lady posts significantly less frequently than her husband on social media, and her tweets lack the bombast of the president. Nobody seemed to know what it was or where it was, so I told them not to run the credit card until I had the number.

World News Former President Lee Myung Bak Arrested For Corruption
Author: 0 Former President Lee Myung Bak Arrested For Corruption

Lee did not appear in court as the judge reviewed the arrest warrant. The former South Korean leader said "everything is my fault" in the handwritten social media post published on Thursday. In January, Lee denounced the corruption investigation against him as a political maneuver aimed at destroying the country's conservatives, directing his criticism at the government of current President Moon Jae-in.

World News China's aircraft carrier sails by Taiwan as tensions rise
Author: 0 China's aircraft carrier sails by Taiwan as tensions rise

While the Indian delegation was lead by Pranay Verma, Joint Secretary (East Asia), Ministry of External Affairs, the Chinese delegation was led by Yi Xianliang, Director General, Department of Boundary & Oceanic Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China .

World News Trump slams Obama, promises to 'BAN' bump stocks
Author: 0 Trump slams Obama, promises to 'BAN' bump stocks

Bump stocks became a major talking point for gun control advocates after the Las Vegas shooting massacre in September a year ago. The Justice Department said it was publishing for public comment a proposed rule "that would define " machine gun " to include bump stock-type devices under federal law - effectively banning them", Sessions said in a statement .

World News NY court denies bid by Trump to dismiss woman's defamation suit
Author: 0 NY court denies bid by Trump to dismiss woman's defamation suit

Trump of sexual harassment before he was elected and to subpoena Trump campaign records related to his female accusers. Her lawsuit followed on the heels of a suit filed by Stormy Daniels , an adult film star who said she was paid to keep quiet about her own alleged affair with Trump long before he took office.