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World News Veto or no veto? President Trump's flip-flop stokes dramatic reaction
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Still, he voiced disdain for the way the hasty way the bill was passed. But numerous president's fellow Republicans railed against the measure, one calling it "monstrous". "It's not right and it's very bad for our country", he told a gathering of reporters. Conservatives, emboldened by a White House proposal released in January, have insisted that any immigration deal go farther, cutting several programmes that allow foreign nationals to live in the U.S.

World News PM Modi greets nation on Ram Navami
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The people in the rallies were seen carrying weapons like swords and tridents and dressed up in traditional Indian attires. According to Zee 24 Ghanta, in run-up to Ram Navami , disturbances have been reported from Birbhum district's Nalhati.

World News Iraq Accepts Turkish Military Operations at Border
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Here, "neutralised" implies the terrorists either surrendered or were killed or captured. The Turkish prime minister also said that his country would press ahead with military strikes against Kurdish rebels in northern Iraq as long as threats to Turkey continue.

World News Former piano factory collapses, killing 1 firefighter, injuring 4
Author: 0 Former piano factory collapses, killing 1 firefighter, injuring 4

He said firefighters were in the midst of an investigation when the 150-year-old York building collapsed, trapping them. Flanscha was named the York City Firefighter of the Year in 2004, and was a 20-year veteran of the department. Three firefighters died Thursday while battling two separates blazes, one in Pennsylvania and the other in NY. Despite efforts by firefighters, EMS and the hospital, they were unable to revive him.

World News Trump Signs $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill, Vows He Won't 'Do It Again'
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U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a forum called Generation Next at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington , U.S., March 22, 2018. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., in a swift reply encouraged Trump to veto the spending bill, saying, "Please do". That would have been an embarrassment to Republicans, who control the White House and Congress.

World News PSL Final: Islamabad United to face Peshawar Zalmi today
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As well as the final in Karachi , both eliminators were held in Lahore this week - a step forward from previous year, when only the final was held on Pakistani soil. "We do not need to push for individuality as our league has now become a bigger brand. we don't need to get these players who don't want to come to Pakistan".

World News Nicolas Sarkozy denies illegal funding allegations
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I can't let them get away with it". Sarkozy, 63, on Wednesday was handed preliminary charges of illegally funding his successful 2007 campaign, passive corruption and receiving money from Libyan embezzlement after being questioned for two days by anticorruption police.

World News Trump tweets 'many lawyers' want to join his legal team
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The addition of diGenova may signal a more aggressive strategy by Trump's legal team to discredit Mueller , although Sekulow said this week that the team would continue to cooperate with the special counsel . "Fame & fortune will NEVER be turned down by a lawyer, though some are conflicted", Trump posted on Twitter . Other reports suggested the president had lost confidence in him.

World News All devices mentioned in 'confessional' recording from bomb suspect accounted for: APD
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Police said Conditt is responsible for the bombings in Austin, but they are still investigating why he carried them out. She said that her son was held overnight and no one in the family was notified of his whereabouts. ATF Special Agent in Charge Fred Milanowski made the comments at a Wednesday afternoon news conference. Austin Mayor Steve Adler said that getting to know our neighbors can help us better take care of one another.

World News Kerala Islamic State case: Woman sentenced to seven years
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The court has awarded punishment of seven years of Rigorous Imprisonment (RI) with a fine of Rs. 25,000 to her. The operative, identified as Yasmin Mohammed Zahid , is the only accused to be arrested in the case registered by the National Investigation Agency.

World News Trump signs $1.3T budget after threatening veto
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Representative Mark Meadows, chairman of the freedom caucus and a friend of the president, said in a tweet that the group would "fully support" a veto, adding that Congress should pass a short-term budget resolution while Mr Trump and congressional leaders "negotiate a better deal for the forgotten men and women of America".

World News FOP hosts Easter egg hunt
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Sisters Anna, 6, and McKenzie, 8, both said they had some ideas of where the golden eggs were, which were what they were the most excited for. About 45 people gathered at the garden for dinner and drinks before searching the grounds for Easter eggs.

World News Thousands rally at gun violence protest in Las Vegas
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Gonzalez said this is only the beginning of a movement by students and members of the Parkland community. All the school teachers we know want to teach . More typical homicides, on the other hand, can be a lot less visible than mass shootings. "I urge everyone here and everyone who hears my voice to join me in telling the stories that aren't told ".

Author: 0 Data row firm Cambridge Analytica's offices raided after court order

How much information does Facebook actually know about you? The revelations about the company's data use have set off a storm on both sides of the Atlantic. This data was reportedly used to help get US President Donald Trump elected, and also to boost the Brexit campaign in the UK. "Giving false statements to a Select Committee is a very serious matter", Damian Collins, the chair of the committee, wrote in a letter to Nix.

World News Trump Signs $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill, Averting A Government Shutdown
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Just before 9 a.m. Friday, Trump tweeted that he was "considering a VETO of the Omnibus Spending Bill ", which some conservatives spent the morning railing against on one of the President's favorite TV shows, "Fox and Friends". defense spending to $700 billion, up $61 billion, and a 10 percent hike in domestic spending, which would rise to $591 billion. "With $1.6 billion included in the spending bill that arrives on President Trump's desk tomorrow, we're going to start to build that wall", ...

World News U.S. sees largest gun control protest in a generation
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I've been raised around guns my whole life". They were called to action by a brand-new corps of leaders: student survivors of the school shooting in Parkland , Florida, that left 17 people dead February 14. At a rally in Chicago, 17-year-old Kara Sharp from Island Lake, Illinois, carried a sign reading "Protect students not guns - 2020 Voter" after traveling to the event with her father, a 53-year-old machinist.

World News Students hold March for Our Lives event in Washington
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The March for Our Lives protests are a direct response to the 17 lives lost in the school shooting in Parkland, Florida. They were among more than one estimate of 2,000 people inside the Indiana Statehouse joining in Saturday's March For Our Lives, held in cities across the nation following the mass shootings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla, where a 19-year-old male used an AR-15 rifle to kill 17 people on February 14.

World News David Warner in further controversy, gets embroiled in verbal spat with spectator
Author: 0 David Warner in further controversy, gets embroiled in verbal spat with spectator

Australian touring teams have long acknowledged that they receive some of their harshest treatment from spectators in South Africa, although up to this point Warner's tour had involved more exchanges with opponents than fans. In the morning, Elgar and Rabada frustrated the Australians for 50 minutes as they build South Africa's overnight total from 266 for 8. Four balls later Lyon dismissed Morne Morkel in similar fashion to end the innings.

World News MLK Jr.'s granddaughter surprises rally crowd
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The March For Our Lives protest was sparked in the wake of the aftermath of the Valentine's Day school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. He said he lost his childhood to gun violence and has turned his pain and anger into action. The president has ordered the Justice Department to ban bump stock devices that enable guns to fire like automatic weapons.

World News Trump's 'trade war' with China angers U.S. farmers
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On Wall Street, stocks were mixed Friday, but Asian financial markets sank on concern the escalating tensions might disrupt the biggest global trading relationship or lead other nations to raise import barriers. China's commerce ministry expressed regret at the filing on Saturday, and said China had taken strong measures to protect the legal rights and interests of both domestic and foreign owners of intellectual property.

World News Two rounds of rain and heavy mountain snow through Sunday morning
Author: 0 Two rounds of rain and heavy mountain snow through Sunday morning

Sunday: Clouds and some coastal rain or snow showers. Areas along and north of I-70 will see higher amounts, with many locations picking up almost an inch of rain. Wednesday: Cloudy with 60% chance for rain and a high near 65 degrees. If they occur during the day, most of the snow will stick to the grass or existing snow, but if they fall at night, there can be some that sticks to the roads.

World News Willamette Track and Field has a strong showing
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For the boys, Steve Musial enters his first year at the helm of the program. Tanner Trippiedi (boys basketball), Chase Brower (boys swimming), Olivia Livengood (girls swimming), Jon Humes (wrestling) and Kaitlynd Heiden-Moore (cheerleading) won the awards for their respective teams.

World News Boris Johnson compares Vladimir Putin to Adolf Hitler
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Mr Johnson was challenged by Labour MP Ian Austin if he thought Russian President Vladimir Putin meant to use the event "in the way Hitler used the 1936 Olympics" as a propaganda exercise to "gloss over" Russia's "gross human rights abuses".

World News Border skirmishes: India putting regional peace at stake: Pakistan President
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He said that Pakistan was ready to extend a hand of co-operation to regional countries, but "taking it as a weakness will be a risky mistake". Talking to reporters here, Pakistan High Commissioner Mr Mahmood said the National Day is being celebrated in a befitting manner to commemorate the Lahore Resolution passed on March 23, 1940 and the adoption of the first constitution of Pakistan after "partition" in 1950s.