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World News Poland in record arms deal for United States missiles
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One significant part of the deal - first announced previous year but which quickly ran into trouble with the Polish government after the original $10 billion price tag was revealed - are several offset agreements Poland signed earlier this month.

World News Ontario budget highlights: Key facts and figures you need to know
Author: 0 Ontario budget highlights: Key facts and figures you need to know

The Premier was joined today at Nelson Mandela Park Public School in Toronto Tuesday by Charles Sousa, Minister of Finance, and Indira Naidoo-Harris, Minister of Education and Minister Responsible for Early Years and Child Care, to talk about how Ontario's new investment of $2.2 billion over three years will expand access to affordable child care across the province, ease the financial burden families are facing in our changing economy, and deliver free licensed child care for children from ...

World News US Supreme Court Grapples With Partisan-Gerrymandering Lawsuits
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The arguments the court heard Wednesday were over an appeal by Republican voters in Maryland who object to a congressional district that Democrats drew to elect a candidate of their own. In 2004, he provided the fifth vote for the court staying out of partisan gerrymandering cases, but he made it clear that he remained open to finding a way to measure what is unconstitutional gerrymandering based on party, and he specifically mentioned the First Amendment notion that government action can not ...

World News Woman marries tree to keep it from being cut down
Author: 0 Woman marries tree to keep it from being cut down

Though rooted on city property, some of the Indian laurel's 8,000-square-foot canopy and root system extends to a neighboring lot, for sale for $1 million. "Marrying a tree is a way of protesting, to say that we need to stop exterminating Mother Earth every day, every minute, every second." " The city is moving forward to save the Snell Park Ficus tree ".

World News Trump Is Ending Deportation Protection For Liberians
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According to the White House, after the armed conflict came to a close in 2003, TPS for Liberians effectively ended in 2007, but President Bush then directed that DED be provided for 18 months to certain Liberians in the US whose TPS was due to expire.

World News Technical Indicators under Review - RSP Permian Inc (NYSE: RSPP)
Author: 0 Technical Indicators under Review - RSP Permian Inc (NYSE: RSPP)

Going back days, months, of even years, may help broaden the scope and help investors see the bigger picture. Investors may be watching for the earnings expectations in coming days; how much it could deliver earnings ability. ( NYSE : RSPP ). Verition Fund Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation owns 11,782 shares. 32,623 RSP Permian, Inc . Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 7,156 shares of the oil and natural gas company's stock worth $291,000 after buying an additional 1,976 shares ...

World News One dead in San Francisco hit-and-run
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A driver ploughed a vehicle into several people in San Francisco on Wednesday (March 28), critically wounding four, before fleeing the scene and triggering a manhunt, police said . The driver got out of his vehicle armed with an axe before plowing his auto through the crowd, the witness told the station. Earlier police had indicated four of the victims suffered life-threatening injuries.

World News Who Bit Beyoncé?! What We Know So Far
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According to her, someone allegedly bit Beyonce's face and now everyone has started a Sherlock Holmes-like effort to find out who that person is. While Sanaa Lathan took to social media on Monday to let everyone know she wasn't the "b*tch on drugs" that bit Queen Bey, TMZ is telling a different story.

World News Quebec mosque shooter Bissonnette pleads guilty, asks for forgiveness
Author: 0 Quebec mosque shooter Bissonnette pleads guilty, asks for forgiveness

He asked for forgiveness, but added he knows his actions from 14 months ago are unforgivable. In a dramatic turn of events, the man accused of killing six men as they attended prayer in a Quebec City mosque previous year has pleaded guilty to six charges of first-degree murder and six of attempted murder.

World News 'Roseanne' delivers big ratings in much-awaited ABC return
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The tweet has since been deleted, but it's unclear whether ABC made Barr delete her tweet, as the tweet below alleges, or if Barr elected to delete it herself. You are all wonderful - here is to making America laugh & talk again! Trump's son Donald Trump Jr was among those congratulating Barr on the success of the premiere, which poked fun at both the left and the right.

World News Ecuador Cuts Off Julian Assange's Outside Communication. Here's Why
Author: 0 Ecuador Cuts Off Julian Assange's Outside Communication. Here's Why

Ecuador granted Mr Assange asylum in its embassy in 2012, where he has remained ever since. The Ecuadorean government is anxious that Assange's use of social media can hurt the "good relations the country keeps with the United Kingdom, other countries in the European Union and other nations", and said it was prepared to take further actions if Assange keeps breaking his commitment.

World News Top Shulkin Critic Is Leaving The White House For The VA
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Jackson then addressed reporters in the White House briefing room, declaring that the 71-year-old president was in "very, very good health" during an hour-long press conference. The sudden departure comes as Trump is now seeking to expand the Veterans Choice program, a campaign promise that major veterans' groups worry could be an unwanted step toward privatizing VA health care.

World News Infant and toddler found dead strapped to auto seats; foul play suspected
Author: 0 Infant and toddler found dead strapped to auto seats; foul play suspected

Authorities said 20-year-old Brittany Velasquez, the children's mother, is facing two counts of murder. The Pinal County Sheriff's Office told 12 News in Phoenix that there was "evidence on scene that indicated foul play". There was no immediate information available on the circumstances of their deaths. The agency said in a statement late Tuesday that officials investigating a January 5 neglect report determined Brittany Velasquez had a job and that the apartment where she then lived in ...

World News 3 no-good explanations for Trump's lawyer floating pardons for Flynn and Manafort
Author: 0 3 no-good explanations for Trump's lawyer floating pardons for Flynn and Manafort

The Times report did not specify exactly when Dowd spoke about a pardon with Flynn's lawyer, Robert Kelner. The allegations are included in a federal court filing on Tuesday night from Special Counsel Robert Mueller related to next week's sentencing of attorney Alex van der Zwaan, a 33-year old Dutch national who was the fourth person to plead guilty in the ongoing Russian Federation investigation.

World News FIRST ALERT WEATHER: A Warm Wave for Spring Break
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Sunday: Cloud and sun, high near 20 degrees, gusty southwest wind early. There is a 60 percent chance of showers after 10 a.m. Monday , amid a high temperature around 66 degrees. Most of the rain today will be south of Cleveland. If the storms are strong and widespread early in the day, then the chance for rain diminishes significantly for the rest of the day.

World News Deportee escapes ICE agents at NYC airport, flees in taxi
Author: 0 Deportee escapes ICE agents at NYC airport, flees in taxi

Port Authority officials said surveillance video showed the man leaving the airport and fleeing in a taxicab. Port Authority officials say a review of one of the airport's cameras shows the detainee getting into the cab. However, Trump's executive orders were made clear and have been carried about by acting ICE Director Thomas Homan who on December 5 said "If you're in this country illegally, we're looking for you and we're going to look to apprehend you".

World News $4 million for Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows school district
Author: 0 $4 million for Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows school district

We are going to have security at all of our schools ... we are looking at all the things we need. "I urge you, and I urge the unions, for the sake of our district, to work more collaboratively". The Bond Task Force was directed to consider 3 options provided by the District and a directive that Ferndale High School (FHS) was to be "a signature project".

World News Arnaud Beltrame: France bids farewell to heroic policeman
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He shot two people when hijacking their auto, killing one and injuring the other, who is now in a critical condition. The woman told investigators that she converted to Islam when she was 16. Beltrame then contacted his colleagues to ask them to leave the premises. Khiame's agency, considered as Morocco's Federal Bureau of Investigation, helped European authorities identify and investigate suspects in the attacks in Barcelona a year ago and Paris in 2015.

World News Planned Parenthood Branch: 'We Need a Disney Princess Who's Had An Abortion'
Author: 0 Planned Parenthood Branch: 'We Need a Disney Princess Who's Had An Abortion'

Thus, "a Disney princess with spatulas for hands" became a Disney princess who had aborted a fetus (or immigrated to the United States without documentation, or joined a labor union or was transgender). The organization said the tweet was pulled because it was " not appropriate ". The message, which Planned Parenthood Keystone later deleted, has kept circulating in screengrabs.

World News Kan. man arrested for alleged sexual assault of woman jogger
Author: 0 Kan. man arrested for alleged sexual assault of woman jogger

Monday, police an 18-year-old was jogging on the bike path near Mclean and Seneca in Wichita, according to officer Paul Cruz. Vollriede has been free on a signature bond set at $25,000 since his arrest for allegedly sexually assaulting a 9- or 10-year-old girl five years ago, on one occasion while he watched pornography on his computer.

World News Four Texas Tech players arrested, including QB Jett Duffey
Author: 0 Four Texas Tech players arrested, including QB Jett Duffey

No timetable has been set for their return. Four Texas Tech football players were arrested and charged with misdemeanors after an incident at a Lubbock nightclub early Sunday morning. Ten people total were arrested. He was arrested after being treated and released. Police said Taylor hit a auto windshield and Duffey damaged property at ULOFTS.

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
Author: 0 Putin, Erdogan will attend Akkuyu groundbreaking next week: Turkish PM

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
Author: 0 BJP trying to create discord between SP, BSP: Akhilesh Yadav

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
Author: 0 Facebook's Zuckerberg will not answer United Kingdom lawmakers' questions over Cambridge Analytica scandal

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.