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World News Fierce gunfight on with terrorists in J&K's Rajouri district
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Security forces claimed to have recovered in the morning three bags of ammunition and explosive materials from a gorge during searches in Talha area. The operation started when a security guard manning the gate of a CRPF camp at Sodra fired some warning shots and raised an alarm after he detected some suspicious movements near the camp.

World News Putin, Erdogan will attend Akkuyu groundbreaking next week: Turkish PM
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Speaking at a joint news conference after Turkey-EU summit in Bulgarian city of Varna , he said our operations against terrorism not only to contribute to the security of ourselves and the Syrians but also to the security of Europe. "It would be a grave mistake for Europe, which claims to be a global force, to push Turkey out of its expansion policy", he said. They are demanding equal rights and Kurdish autonomy in Turkey.

World News BJP trying to create discord between SP, BSP: Akhilesh Yadav
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All gains made from winning Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha bypolls had been nullified with BSP's loss in Rajya Sabha elections to Yogi Adityanath's BJP. Mayawati's move appears to have pushed Samajwadi Party two step backwards after having taken one step ahead (bypoll win) within a span of just two weeks.

World News Facebook's Zuckerberg will not answer United Kingdom lawmakers' questions over Cambridge Analytica scandal
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been under fire in recent weeks as the Cambridge Analytica scandal has widened. Also receiving invitations to appear at the hearing are Google CEO Sundar Pichai and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey. and British voters in close-run elections. Like this story? Share it with a friend! Christopher Wylie, the former director of research for Cambridge Analytica met with British lawmakers to discuss the data firm's operations.

World News Aadhaar-PAN last date extended to June 30
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The Central Board of Direct Taxes ( CBDT ) on Tuesday extended the deadline of PAN linking with Aadhaar till June 30, 2018. NEW DELHI :The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI ) CEO Ajay Bhushan Pandey on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that apprehensions with regard to leakage of Aadhaar data and security breach have no basis.

World News Lok Sabha adjourned till noon over Cauvery Water issue
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Mahajan also consulted Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar over efforts to break the deadlock. The Rajya Sabha, which was adjourned for the day about 20 minutes after it had assembled, also saw a unique protest by opposition parties, whose members remained seated for over 30 minutes even after Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu called it a day and left the House.

World News Dashcam video of Utah Highway Patrol trooper being hit by vehicle
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The impact sends him flying through the air before he lands in a heap next to the white sedan. Brenchley said, "I woke up and I saw snow and I was layin" there and knocked the wind outta me. Brenchley said being hit while on duty is something his wife worries about constantly. "It's a useful tool so people can just slow down ", she said.

World News Pakistan names 3 uncapped players for T20 series
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The first T20 global will take place on April 1, second on April 2 and third on April 4. Two players from Islamabad United, who won the PSL by beating Peshawar Zalmi in Sunday's final, were included in the squad - Asif Ali and Hussain Talat .

World News New Jersey Lowers Patient Fee, Expands Medical Marijuana Access
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Michigan's marijuana industry likely won't face any changes from the federal government, but the state has altered a tax on medical marijuana card holders. Scott says these current regulations are limiting D.C. residents are impacting opportunities for D.C. residents, especially "hundreds, if not thousands, of African-American small business owners who want to contribute to the betterment of the District of Columbia".

World News Mega Millions Up To $458 Million; Fourth-Largest Jackpot In Game's History
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The New Jersey ticket was one of two second-prize tickets purchased across the country - the the other was bought in IL. The highest-ever Mega Millions jackpot, $656 million, was won nearly exactly six years ago in March 2012. Five balls are drawn from a set of balls numbered 1 through 70; the Mega ball is drawn from a set of balls numbered 1 through 25. According to the game's official website , the odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 302,575,350.

World News Mother charged with murder after 2 kids found dead in vehicle
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A 20-year-old mother from Arizona is facing murder charges after authorities discovered both of her young children dead inside a vehicle, police said. An online jail roster put Velasquez's age at 21, differing from the sheriff's statement. It's not immediately known whether Velasquez has an attorney who could comment on the allegations.

World News Pa. School District Arming Students With Rocks In Case Of Shooter
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As a last defence each classroom has a 5-gallon bucket of river stones. "And they will be stoned ". "We also have, we train kids and talk about barricading the doors". Let's repeat that for clarity: A Pennsylvania school district... has come up with the idea... of arming its students... with rocks... so that they can defend themselves...

World News Congress leads efforts to impeach CJI, backed by multiple opposition parties
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According to NCP MP Majid Memon, the Congress has collected 20 signatures so far. The petition got the support of Samajwadi Party . "Congress is leading the impeachment proceedings". This motion for removal can be moved in either of the house. The petition refers to allegations that sensitive cases were assigned to handpicked judges and the most-senior judges were ignored; the allegations were raised in January by the four top Supreme Court judges - J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan ...

World News Upstate NY woman, Florida man charged with stealing from Parkland shooting memorial
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Deputies responding to the scene saw both O'Neil and Kennedy placing some of the items from the memorial in their auto. Michael Kennedy, 37, of Florida, and Kara O'Neil, 40, of NY, were arrested after witnesses said they saw the pair stealing items placed at the memorial in Parkland , which was created after 17 people were killed at the school in a February 14 massacre, the Sun-Sentinel reported.

World News Tashkent Conference Backs Afghan Government's Peace Offer
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Pakistan on Tuesday called for exerting "collective pressure" on the Afghan Taliban and other insurgent groups in order to bring them to the negotiating table. The declaration emphasizes that a political settlement with the Taliban is the best way to end the violence in Afghanistan. Delegations from China, European Union, Germany, France, Italy, India , Pakistan, Russia, Turkey, Iran, Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom, United Nations, United States and United Arab Emirates (UAE) have reached ...

World News Kansas water park co-owner arrested in Texas for boy's 2016 decapitation death
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But the Cameron County Sheriff's Department's website listed charges of murder, aggravated battery and aggravated endangerment of a child. As investigators were looking into the death of the boy, Caleb Schwab , in August 2016, Miles, then the operations director, hid or destroyed documents detailing injuries sustained by riders, the indictment said.

World News Internal problems of European Union threaten its existence - Turkish PM
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As regards the refugee issue, both sides agree that the EU-Turkey agreement from March 2016 to end irregular migration flows from Turkey to EU has worked. Although the election season is over - prompting Turkey to attempt to restore bilateral relations with some European countries - mainstream European parties still feel pressure from far right forces waiting to take over in the next elections.

World News Alleged cult leader charged with sex trafficking
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The leader of a secretive cult in upstate NY who was arrested for keeping female followers as "slaves" appeared in a Texas federal court Tuesday - before being hauled back to his native Brooklyn for the rest of his trial. She said the pain felt "worse than childbirth". Raniere stood alone at the top of the pyramid. In return, the master received financial benefits from Raniere in the form of status and participation in DOS and financial opportunities, officials allege.

World News New US deal with South Korea: What you need to know
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The deal also will establish a side agreement between the United States and South Korea which is meant to deter "competitive devaluation" of both countries' currencies - which can artificially lower the cost of imports purchased by consumers - and to create more transparency on issues of monetary policy.

World News Abe's popularity slides following land sale scandal
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He added that concerns about a criminal investigation prevent him from answering questions about how or when he knew documents had been altered. The premier has been on the ropes in recent weeks amid a scandal over the cut-price sale of government land to an Abe supporter.

World News Active Volume Stock: The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS)
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Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) has risen 46.20% since March 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.11% the S&P500. (NYSE:GS). Finally, Barclays restated an "equal weight" rating and issued a $289.00 target price (down from $308.00) on shares of Goldman Sachs in a research report on Thursday, January 18th.

World News Northam designates March 29-30 to honor Virginia Vietnam War veterans
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President Donald Trump issued a proclamation recognizing March 29 as National Vietnam War Veterans Day while visiting Vietnam a year ago on November 10, 2017. "That was it for some reason just to see that on a calendar as a day of observance for Vietnam vets", said Redding. Also, the event will include a pinning ceremony to all Vietnam veterans in attendance.

World News Fire service arrived two hours late to Manchester Arena bombing, finds report
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Firefighters were not allowed to go to the scene of the deadly Manchester Arena bombing for more than two hours amid confusion over whether the attacker was on the loose, a scathing report found. Because the senior fire officer on duty that night could not get through on the phone to the police duty officer, the response of the fire service was "brought to the point of paralysis" to the "immense frustration on the firefighters" faces, ' the report states.

World News Egyptians vote in presidential election
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He gave no figure. And at three voting centres in middle-class Dokki, no queues formed and voters were coming in at about one every five minutes. "If I got sick, he would have carried me too", she said. An Egyptian woman casts her vote in a ballot vox at a polling station in the Nile Delta City of Tanta, 120 kilometres (75 miles) north of Cairo, on March 27, 2018 on the second day of the 2018 presidential elections .

World News SANCTUARY STRUGGLE: Orange County to REBUKE California's 'Illegal' Immigration Laws
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The board voted 4-0 to pass a resolution that blasts the state's sanctuary law. Nelson said the state's sanctuary laws are "preempted by federal law", according to the Los Angeles Times . "SB 54 makes local law enforcement's job more hard and requires bureaucratic processes that could allow unsafe individuals to fall through the cracks of our justice system", she said in a statement.