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World News US Supreme Court sides in favor of campus cop in 2010 shooting
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Sotomayor, writing for herself and Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, said the court, at least at the pretrial stage, has to look at the record in a way that would favor the ability of Hughes to take the case to trial. The Trump administration sided with the Palestinians in calling on the high court to leave the lower court ruling in place. In ruling for the officer Monday, the Supreme Court said excessive force is an area of the law where the result depends heavily on the specific facts of each ...

World News Why I killed my master and his wife - Suspect
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Authorities did not name the woman or her sons on Monday. A police press release dated 30 March describes a gruesome murder incident in which prime suspect Fransuah Brown allegedly chopped victim Joyce O. "Always alert the security personnel at any nearby police station, petrol station, clinic or supermarket and alert the security personnel in case you see someone standing without a clear objective or when you sense someone following you while walking or driving", said Kampala Metropolitan ...

World News Arkansas trooper shot during traffic stop; Texas woman arrested
Author: 0 Arkansas trooper shot during traffic stop; Texas woman arrested

All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Police said 49-year-old Elsbeth Tresa Kittinger fired on Sheldon after the trooper asked her to step out of her vehicle. ASP says Kittinger was wounded by officers. She is now jailed at the Garland County Detention Center. An investigation into the shooting has continued through the night under the supervision of Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division Special Agents.

World News Man accused of assaulting two police officers after consuming alcohol
Author: 0 Man accused of assaulting two police officers after consuming alcohol

March 27 after police responded to a call about a driver attempting to turn her auto around and sideswiping a utility pole on the side of the road. Neither Officer on the call were injured. While in his room, the victim said one suspect came into the bedroom and accused the victim of eating his food, the report states. Upon arrival officers spoke with a husband and wife who were having a verbal argument about the misplacement of prescription medication the husband reportedly hid from their ...

World News Henrik, Daniel Sedin To Retire After 17 NHL Seasons
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Now, as the 2017-18 season draws to a close, the Sedins have announced their impending retirement. They've each played in more than 1,300 games and they've each scored over 1,000 points. "You've all been with us every step of the way, and we want to thank you". "Throughout the years it's always been the two of us". That year was special.

World News Esty Will Not Run for Re-Election in 2018
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Tony Baker, her former chief of staff, stayed in his position for three months after Esty, a House Democrat , first learned of the allegations, the Washington Post reported last week. Since her Friday apology, which came after two news organizations published articles about her handling of the matter, a growing number of fellow Democrats, including the top two in the Connecticut Senate, had urged her to resign.

World News Ousted Shulkin rejects White House claim he resigned VA job
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He added that he had spoken to President Donald Trump only hours before his departure was announced and was scheduled to meet with him the following morning. The back and forth over the circumstances behind Shulkin's departure - and what it could mean for Wilkie's status - comes as the nomination of Jackson is drawing concern among lawmakers and veterans groups.

World News SC resolves to solve Cauvery issue; Hearing posted to April 9
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Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam ( DMK ) working president MK Stalin was detained on Sunday during an ongoing protest against Centre over the constitution of Cauvery Water Management. Tamil Nadu said it had written to the Centre repeatedly on March 13, March 21 and March 23 for the constitution of a Cauvery management board within the six-week time limit so that farmers do not suffer during the irrigation season commencing from June 1.

World News Wausau Mine Company breaks record with Easter meal
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Fisher said the meals are for any person who requests a meal. "If they are home alone today or if family can't make it in for the holiday or if they have fallen on hard times where things aren't working out for them, they are welcome to one of our dinners".

World News Chinese space lab re-enters Earth's atmosphere
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Earlier the Chinese space authority said the space station was forecast to re-enter above the Atlantic near the southwest coast of Brazil. Original crash zone predictions included a wide area including such massive population centers as New York, Barcelona, Beijing, Chicago, Rome and Toronto.

World News China's Space Lab 'The Tiangong-1' Crashes to Earth Over South Pacific
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Chinese space lab Tiangong-1 re-entered the Earth's atmosphere on Monday in the central region of the South Pacific, the China Manned Space Engineering Office (CMSEO) said. As NPR's Scott Neuman noted in our earlier reporting, the "space lab" was part of China's planned research as it works toward a permanently staffed space station.

World News Oklahoma, Kentucky teachers skip school as frustration boils over
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The Oklahoma protest came after Fallin signed legislation Thursday granting teachers annual pay raises averaging $6,100, the largest in state history. Teachers also oppose financing proposals for privately run, publicly finance charter schools. In Oklahoma City, legislators approved a raise that teachers say is too small.

World News Kallis shares his thoughts on the ball tampering scandal
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According to a report on the Sydney Morning Herald , David Warner's legal team is requesting specific evidence before deciding whether or not to appeal the sanctions placed upon them by Cricket Australia . "It was talked about but we ascertained based on the legal advice that we didn't have that clear authority", CA's CEO James Sutherland had said in a statement.

World News Met Eireann weather forecast for the week
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Met Eireann are forcasting Scattered snow showers in Leinster and in eastern parts of Ulster and Munster today with Fresh locally strong northeasterly winds making it feel extremely cold and highest temperatures only 1 to 4 degrees Celsius.

World News Israel Scraps African Migrant Deportation Plan
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The deal lifts the threat of forced expulsion to an unnamed African destination. As many as 39,000 illegal immigrants from Africa are living in Israel , about 5,000 of them children. African migrants sit next to Holot open detention centre in Israel's southern Negev desert near the Egyptian border on February 22, 2018. A lot of them entered the country illegally via the land border with Egypt before a border fence was completed in 2012.

World News Hulk Hogan On His WWE Future, New WWE Statement On Hogan
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Fans favourite Hulk Hogan will not be a part of Wrestlemania 34 despite mouting speculations, the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) has affirmed. That time, however, will not be at WrestleMania 34 next weekend. Banks, on the other hand, is fresh off a heel turn on Bayley, which may be the main story to look out for during the first WrestleMania Women's Battle Royal.

World News Deadly Hart family crash may have been intentional, CHP says
Author: 0 Deadly Hart family crash may have been intentional, CHP says

Authorities say the missing children may have been washed out to sea. However, AP reports that Max Ribner, a family friend, bristled at the implication that the couple would've intentionally harmed their six adopted children. Hart is one of the three other children still missing after the vehicle fell off a cliff. While family friends described the Harts as a close-knit and happy clan, there were worrying signs, including reports from next door neighbors Bruce and Dana DeKalb, who said ...

World News Saudi Air Defenses Intercept Houthi Missile over Najran
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Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates intervened in a civil war in Yemen in 2015 against the Houthis to restore the internationally recognised government of President Abd Rabbuh Hadi. Late year the coalition, under global pressure, eased a three-week blockade imposed on Yemeni ports and airports in November in response to a ballistic missile fired by the Houthis toward the Saudi capital, Riyadh.

World News Strong To Severe Storms Possible Today And Tuesday In The Ozarks
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Main threats are gusty winds, hail, minor flooding and a tornado. The GFS projects a strong trough coming into the Lower Mississippi River Valley on the 11th of April which definitely has a severe weather look to it. Forecasters say the best chance for severe weather will be areas along and east of Highway 65. Highs in the 60s both days, with lows in the mid 30s Wednesday night and mid 40s Thursday night.

World News Fed up with school spending cuts, Oklahoma teachers prepare to walk out
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Fallin signed the pay raise legislation Thursday, describing it as "an historic revenue package to fund the largest teacher pay raise in state history". " For years teachers and educators have been asking the Legislature to reverse a decade of school funding cuts and to increase teacher pay, which had ranked as one of the worst in the nation".

World News Bishop of Mindong's arrest puts Pope on collision course with China
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In order to facilitate it, the Vatican-recognised bishop Guo was being asked to become an auxiliary to the government-appointed Zhan, the Vatican source said . Vincent Guo Xijin, bishop of the diocese of Mindong in the southeastern province of Fujian, is recognised by the Vatican but not by the Chinese authorities.

World News Mamata appeals for peace amid violence across India
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Some highways and roads were also blocked. What did the Supreme Court do to it? During the day, Madhya Pradesh police imposed curfew in Gwalior, Bhind, Morena, Sagar and Jhabua districts. It held that a public servant can only be arrested after approval of the appointing authority. A bench of Justices A K Goel and U U Lalit ruled that no arrests can be made under the act without prior permission.

World News Saturday forecast: Showers arrive later today
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We are expecting the potential for hail, gusty winds, and isolated tornadoes. Some of the precipitation may start as some snow before becoming mostly rain. Temperatures are in 30s and 40s this morning across the Big Country. Morning clouds and flurries will give way to some sunshine. Temperatures will range through the 30s.

World News Egypt's Sisi sweeps vote with 97 percent, though turnout was down
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In a press conference on Monday, the National Election Authority (NEA) announced the victory of Sisi over Ghad Party Chairman Moussa Moustafa Moussa in the 2018 presidential election. Disillusioned by the limited range of candidates, over a million Egyptian voters spoiled their ballots, with some of them casting their vote for Salah, the Economist reported .

World News Winnie Mandela dies at 81
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Madikizela-Mandela was one of the greatest icons of the struggle against apartheid", the statement said. They divorced in 1996, while Mandela was serving as the country's first black president. After he was arrested for his political activities, she raised two young daughters alone. In 2001, a television camera caught Mbeki brushing Madikizela-Mandela away and knocking off her hat after she arrived an hour late for a rally to commemorate a 1976 anti-apartheid uprising by Soweto ...