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World News Jet Airways to buy 75 Boeing planes worth $8.8 bn
Author: 0 Jet Airways to buy 75 Boeing planes worth $8.8 bn

The airline finalised a separate deal to buy 75 other Boeing 737 MAX aircraft past year. "Our new order for the additional 75 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft will allow us to deliver a differentiated and world-class customer experience to our guests", Jet Airways said, quoting its CEO Vinay Dube.

World News Child & Family Services celebrates 175 years of 'strengthening lives'
Author: 0 Child & Family Services celebrates 175 years of 'strengthening lives'

Sarah Hart was convicted of misdemeanor domestic assault in Minnesota in 2011, according to court records. But Julie's family are left bewildered at the circumstances of her death. "This was actually a vision that God had given us and we prayed and prayed because it was not something we really wanted to do", Karen said. "They visit as often as they're able", Ms Dickson said.

World News Air Force F-16 jet crashes in Nevada
Author: 0 Air Force F-16 jet crashes in Nevada

Military officials have said all three crashes were under investigation. It added that the jet crashed during routine training earlier on Wednesday. A separate Marine CH-53 helicopter was damaged late Tuesday while participating in the Alligator Dagger training exercise in worldwide waters off the coast of Djibouti.

World News Mueller is investigating Trump, whether he's a
Author: 0 Mueller is investigating Trump, whether he's a "criminal target" or not

The developments, first reported by the Washington Post , indicate that Trump's testimony has become increasingly critical to prosecutors in their wide-ranging inquiry. According to the Post , Mueller is preparing a report about Trump's actions and whether he sought to obstruct the Russian Federation investigation.

World News Mexico repatriates some 'caravan' migrants
Author: 0 Mexico repatriates some 'caravan' migrants

In the last 10 years, 950,000 migrants have been deported. "Under no circumstances does the Mexican government promote irregular migration", the Interior Ministry statement said. "Mexico has the absolute power not to let these large " Caravans " of people enter their country". Canadian officials have yet to confirm Freeland's presence in the United States, but sources briefed on the talks say she will head to Washington later this week.

World News Fighters start to quit last opposition pocket of Syria's Ghouta
Author: 0 Fighters start to quit last opposition pocket of Syria's Ghouta

The agreement follows negotiations between the rebel group Jaish al-Islam, civic leaders and Russian Federation. Other areas have been surrendered to the Syrian regime in recent weeks as part of so-called evacuation deals, which sees rebel fighters, their families, and other civilians leave their homes for other opposition areas as the regime take control.

Author: 0 Mueller told Trump's Lawyers He's Not a Criminal Target Right Now

Trump's chief counsel, Jay Sekulow, and Dowd declined to comment for this report . Robert Mueller has told President Trump's lawyers that he is only a " subject " of his investigation, not a criminal "target", insiders say . Though this, in itself, isn't a major deal (except for van der Zwaan and his family), it does send a very clear signal to those who'd consider being less than fully truthful when answering questions from the special counsel's office.

Author: 0 China Deploys Soybeans in Trade War, but May Hit Own Foot

China says they have plans to impose a 25 percent tariff on $50 billion worth of United States exports. On the other side, the Customs Tariff Commission of the Chinese State Council has made a decision to impose additional tariff of 25 percent on 106 items of products under 14 categories, the Ministry of Finance said in a statement on its website.

World News Mueller OK'd to probe alleged Manafort, Russia collusion
Author: 0 Mueller OK'd to probe alleged Manafort, Russia collusion

Manafort, who performed lobbying work for a pro-Russian former Ukrainian president before serving as Mr Trump's campaign chairman in the 2016 USA election, is facing an array of charges in two indictments brought by Mr Mueller in federal courts in Washington and Alexandria, Virginia.

World News Former England captain Wilkins dies aged 61
Author: 0 Former England captain Wilkins dies aged 61

Former Manchester United goalkeeper Peter Schmeichel: "Sad and choked to hear of the passing of Ray Wilkins". For England Wilkins received 84 caps in a decade-long worldwide career and captained his country on 10 occasions, remaining something of an ever-present throughout much of the late 1970s and 1980s, often when players based overseas were overlooked by their country, and playing the World Cup finals of 1982 and 1986.

World News Mexico: We don't 'make immigration decisions for US'
Author: 0 Mexico: We don't 'make immigration decisions for US'

A group called Pueblo Sin Frontera, or People Without Borders , organized the mass movement through Mexico as a way of helping Central American migrants avoid criminal gangs and harassment by authorities as they trek to the US border. The revelation was made in a recent statement issued by Mexico's Foreign Relations Ministry where it addressed the issue of jointly dealing with immigration and also discussed the caravan, which has drawn attention from the US government.

World News Trump sending military to Mexico border
Author: 0 Trump sending military to Mexico border

Rights groups have decried US President Donald Trump's plan to send the military to guard the US-Mexico border as an "act of aggression". "We can not have people flowing into our country illegally, disappearing, and by the way never showing up for court", he said.

World News Three Shot In California's YouTube Headquarters
Author: 0 Three Shot In California's YouTube Headquarters

A woman in her mid-30s who opened fire Tuesday at the YouTube headquarters in San Bruno , California , is dead at the scene. A YouTube employee, Todd Sherman, described on Twitter how the situation unfolded from inside the building.

World News Prince Charles wants Australia to become a republic: Paul Keating
Author: 0 Prince Charles wants Australia to become a republic: Paul Keating

As 9News reported , the royal couple quietly spent a few days at a friend's homestead outside Gundagai in regional NSW, before flying to Queensland from Wagga Wagga airport this morning. The future king and his missus are here! The tour is the 16th trip to Australia and the seventh to Queensland for Prince Charles, while it is Camilla's third visit.

World News Look Darien softball team eyes another successful season
Author: 0 Look Darien softball team eyes another successful season

While Amanda's travel softball coach, Greg Mettler, knows she shines come game time, he is more impressed with her academics. Moos is our go-to. "Everything just broke our way as we were going down the stretch to the postseason", Darien head coach Nick DeMaio said.

World News Weather Authority: Calmer and cooler conditions on Wednesday
Author: 0 Weather Authority: Calmer and cooler conditions on Wednesday

The storm stretched from OH to coastal southern New England early Monday , and northern New Jersey took a hard hit with 4 to 8 inches of snow accumulation, leading to dozens of vehicle spinouts and crashes. Until then they'll just be occasional teases. You can follow my updates here and on Twitter @growingwisdom . "An additional 1-4" of snow is expected Tuesday night, with the heaviest amounts north of Dane County.

World News Trump retreats to campaign talking points when asked about relationship with Putin
Author: 0 Trump retreats to campaign talking points when asked about relationship with Putin

Fast forward to March 6, when Trump responded to a question about the active measures without any caveats. "And I think you have to be really watching very closely". Critics say they don't buy the new Trump positions on Putin and Russian Federation. Trump has said maintaining a strong personal relationship with Putin is in America's interest and has signaled to allies that he trusts his own instincts in dealing with the Russian president.

World News Who is Rebecca Dallet? Liberal Judge Wins Wisconsin Supreme Court Elections
Author: 0 Who is Rebecca Dallet? Liberal Judge Wins Wisconsin Supreme Court Elections

Spending on TV ads in the race was expected to approach $4.5 million, about what was spent on the 2016 race, according to the Brennan Center for Justice , which tracks spending on court races nationwide. Shortly afterward, conservatives expanded their supreme court majority to 5-2 when Walker appointed Rebecca Bradley to an open seat. Dallet's victory gives another indication that the 2018 general election could favor Democrats.

World News Champions League: Barcelona vs Roma
Author: 0 Champions League: Barcelona vs Roma

He always wants the best in training and we have a good relationship. They have fast players up front and others with experience. "The boys are ready, they are really looking forward to it". But for Ernesto Valverde , there is an urgency to the issue because if Messi is not at his blistering best, perhaps feels his hamstring ache, or is somehow contained by Roma's defence, his side must find another way through.

World News The Easter Egg Roll is the White House's most awkward event
Author: 0 The Easter Egg Roll is the White House's most awkward event

Since the call , two dozen countries, including the US and many European Union nations, and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation expelled more than 150 Russian diplomats in solidarity with Britain over the poisoning of Sergei Skripal, the former spy, and his daughter Yulia.

World News Bharat Bandh against SC/ST Act 'dilution', 4 killed in Madhya Pradesh
Author: 0 Bharat Bandh against SC/ST Act 'dilution', 4 killed in Madhya Pradesh

The bandh evoked partial response in the state with several shops remaining closed. The Supreme Court has said such arrests should be made only after the approval of a senior superintendent of police and an enquiry by a deputy SP. "It is also contrary to the legislative policy of Parliament as reflected in the Prevention of Atrocities Act 1989". The Court stated that it was not against the Act and that the judgment was not against the SC / ST community.

World News Parliament proceedings: all noise and no work on Day 19
Author: 0 Parliament proceedings: all noise and no work on Day 19

Please go to your seats. Parliamentary affairs minister Ananth Kumar reiterated that the government was ready for a discussion but blamed Congress for chaos in the House. As the pandemonium continued, the Speaker adjourned the House for the day. Making a suo motu statement in Lok Sabha during the Zero Hour on the large scale violence during yesterday's Bharat bandh, Home minister Rajnath Singh said there has been widespread anger amongst the people following the 20 March order of the Supreme ...

World News British firm #DeLaRue to challenge government on passport contract
Author: 0 British firm #DeLaRue to challenge government on passport contract

De La Rue says it is particularly unhappy because it is unable to compete for contracts to make the French and German passports because of national security issues, and believes a similar approach should be taken by the UK. "This has been a rigorous, fair and open competition". The passport issue has proved uncomfortable for May as she fends off accusation from hardliners in her own party that she will settle for a "soft" Brexit deal that could leave Britain still confined by many European ...