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World News Arizona, Texas announce plans to send National Guard members to border
Author: 0 Arizona, Texas announce plans to send National Guard members to border

Both of Trump's predecessors sent troops to the Mexico border, which was criticized as costly and not very effective. COST: $1.2 billion, according to the U.S. That's erased a decline for which Trump repeatedly took credit. Trump called the deployments crucial to helping the U.S. Border Patrol, which after a drop-off previous year has returned to apprehending about as many people as it typically does.

World News Confidante says in new doc, Pope answers question: 'Where are we going?'
Author: 0 Confidante says in new doc, Pope answers question: 'Where are we going?'

Christ's preaching is at the root of the papal document , from the title taken from the conclusion of the Beatitudes in the Gospel according to Matthew, and which recalls two other Apostolic Exhortations: the programmatic document of the Pontificate ( Evangelii Gaudium ) and a almost forgotten text of Paul VI on Christian joy ( Gaudete in Domino ).

World News Deepak Bajpai appointed AAPs in-charge for Rajasthan Assembly polls
Author: 0 Deepak Bajpai appointed AAPs in-charge for Rajasthan Assembly polls

Deepak Bajpai will replace him, AAP said today, announcing that it would contest the Rajasthan election "with full vigour". But Deepak Vajpayee has replaced Vishwas. Vishwas was made the Rajasthan convener in May 2017 as part of a peace deal following his fight with the top leadership. The party said Kumar Vishwaas was not able to "devote his time" to the state.

World News Mueller Reportedly Investigating Ukraine Payment To Trump Foundation
Author: 0 Mueller Reportedly Investigating Ukraine Payment To Trump Foundation

The donation was reportedly solicited by Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen , whose offices were raided by the FBI as part of a separate investigation on Monday. Mr. Trump declined to rule out firing Mueller. The $150,000 donation was reportedly made sometime in September 2015. Considering Trump's rants against "Crooked Hillary", it's a bit ironic that Pinchuk is now appearing as a player in Trump's own political scandal.

World News Chemical weapons watchdog to send investigators to Syria
Author: 0 Chemical weapons watchdog to send investigators to Syria

Adding to the tensions, Iran, a strong ally of Syrian President Bashar Assad, threatened to respond to an airstrike on a Syrian military base on Monday that the Syrian government, Russian Federation and Iran blamed on Israel. That attack was widely blamed on government forces, who denied responsibility. "We have reached the moment when the world must see justice done", Haley said.

World News TV show contestant loses thousands after mispronouncing this word
Author: 0 TV show contestant loses thousands after mispronouncing this word

And to be honest, Flamingo Dance Lessons do sound a bit more intriguing than Flamenco Dance Lessons after all... When Jonny blurted out the answer however, he very enthusiastically pronounced it as " Flamingo Dance Lessons", which would be dance lessons given by a large pink bird, rather than traditional Spanish dance lessons, which is what Flamenco is.

World News Bollywood star Salman Khan gets bail after serving two days in jail
Author: 0 Bollywood star Salman Khan gets bail after serving two days in jail

Sisters Alvira and Arpita have been camping in Jodhpur since Thursday and will now get to possibly take Salman back to Mumbai by Saturday evening. The eyewitness account proves Salman Khan's crime, the Prosecution read . He had been sentenced to prison terms of between one and five years in related cases before being acquitted by appeals courts for lack of evidence.

World News Previous rulers neglected South Punjab, PML-N made it priority: Shehbaz
Author: 0 Previous rulers neglected South Punjab, PML-N made it priority: Shehbaz

All parliamentarians were allowed to voice their concerns. MNA Mohammad Safdar on Sunday said Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz came to power through the people's power and would again form the next government with the power of vote. They said they have formed the "Junoobi Punjab Mahaz" a front to fight for the creation of a new province in south of Punjab. Shehbaz said that Fort Munro was being developed as a tourist resort.

World News PM Modi pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi in Champaran
Author: 0 PM Modi pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi in Champaran

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit Bihar's Motihari from where he also will lay the foundation stone for four sewerage projects in Patna , an official release said on Monday. "The project got approval in 2007". The government is completing its every mission, every resolve with the help of the people. "Ab atkane, latkane and bhatkane wala kaam nahin hota".

World News 'Harry Potter' books to get new jackets for 20th anniversary
Author: 0 'Harry Potter' books to get new jackets for 20th anniversary

The game will also feature actual voices of original Harry Potter cast members such as Michael Gambon (Professor Dumbledore ), Dame Maggie Smith (Professor McGonagall ), and Warwick Davis (Professor Flitwick ). A particular challenge, he says, was drawing seven covers that would stand alone, but that would also create one overall image when lined up in order.

World News Arizona's DACA Recipients May No Longer Qualify For In-State Tuition
Author: 0 Arizona's DACA Recipients May No Longer Qualify For In-State Tuition

The DACA program , enacted in 2012, shields young undocumented immigrants from deportation and allows them to obtain work permits. "It's going to be harder to continue with this journey", she said. The Supreme Court of Arizona ruled Monday that so-called " Dreamers " will no longer be eligible for in-state tuition in the Grand Canyon State. President TrumpDonald John TrumpChinese president vows to "significantly lower" auto import tariff amid trade dispute McConnell sends warning over ...

World News Firefighters rescue dog from smoky home
Author: 0 Firefighters rescue dog from smoky home

The fire crews were out Monday, April 9, continuing their investigation when a second fire broke out. Damage is estimated at $50,000. Knight also stated that the Fire Marshal will be investigating. The woman's name is not being released at this time, but Captain Hagood said the victim is a relative of a member of the fire department. They did rescue a small dog from inside the house.

World News Israeli jets target northern Gaza position after 'infiltration attempt'
Author: 0 Israeli jets target northern Gaza position after 'infiltration attempt'

Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh described a "battle for awareness" as he attended Murtaja's funeral Friday. But opinion roughly divided along predictable lines, with some who oppose Israel's policies toward the Palestinians expressing shock and others who are more supportive defending the shooting and dismissing the soldiers' cheers as an nearly natural release of tension.

Author: 0 Franklin Resources Inc. Sells 236055 Shares of 21st Century Fox

The British headquarters of the Murdoch entertainment empire 21st Century Fox have been raided by investigators from the European Commission, The Daily Telegraph can reveal. OLD Mission Capital LLC bought a new position in shares of 21st Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOX) during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

World News JK: 3 soldiers injured in Kulgam encounter between security forces and militants
Author: 0 JK: 3 soldiers injured in Kulgam encounter between security forces and militants

The encounter started between militants and government forces started late last night. The Central Reserve Police Force has moved six additional companies to the site where two to three suspected militants are reportedly trapped. Local residents started pelting security personnel with stones, leading to clashes in which around 20 civilians were also injured, they said. Earlier, a 28-year-old civilian, Sharjeel Ahmad Sheikh, son of Abdul Hameed of Khudwani , was killed near the encounter site.

World News Man arrested in murder of former Minnesota woman in Arizona
Author: 0 Man arrested in murder of former Minnesota woman in Arizona

Two men are facing charges in connection with a shooting that injured a woman in North Richmond last month, police said. The two accused were found hiding behind a stack of pallets near the bin. Police said the 30-year-old victim was assaulted and transported to the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance for medical treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

World News Show support for those fighting child sex abuse
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During April and all year long, the YMCA of Western Monmouth County encourages adults and organizations in the community to play a vital role in making our communities a safer place for children. Those who commit such crimes and get sentenced to aggravated life imprisonment, would be able to obtain probation only after 50 years. She recommended measures to curtail such abuse, including the imperative to teach and talk to children about body at their formative stage.

World News Colorado celebrates National Work Zone Awareness Week
Author: 0 Colorado celebrates National Work Zone Awareness Week

With the push to rebuild the nation's infrastructure there are thousands of workers on sites across the country building and repairing bridges, highways, tunnels and more, the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) reported.

World News Trump to Skip Summit of Americas in Peru: White House
Author: 0 Trump to Skip Summit of Americas in Peru: White House

Trump's envoy to the region and met with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos . "We must not overlook Russian Federation and Iran's roles in enabling the Assad regime's murderous destruction", Haley said. " Trump has no positive agenda for Latin America that he could present at the summit". Trump said on Monday that he was consulting with advisers on a response to a suspected chemical attack in a rebel-held town near Damascus in which 42 people were killed.

World News Former PM comes out of retirement to stand in Malaysian election
Author: 0 Former PM comes out of retirement to stand in Malaysian election

Malaysia's closely-watched 14th general elections will fall on May 9, with nomination day on Apr 28, the Election Commission announced on Tuesday (Apr 10). The meeting will be chaired by EC chairman Mohd Hashim bin Abdullah, with a press conference to be held afterwards at noon. Despite the allegations, political pundits said Najib is expected to breeze through the polls in the next election, which would extend his rule for a third five-year term, maintaining BN's unbroken rule since ...

Author: 0 Russia Vetoes US Resolution On Syria In UN Security Council

As NPR's Michele Kelemen reports, the US -drafted resolution would have demanded access to the scene of the reported attack in Douma, a rebel-held area in the Damascus suburbs, and "would also create a new investigative mechanism to look into chemical weapons attacks in Syria and determine who is responsible".

World News Ankara Reveals When Turkish Troops Will Leave Syria's Afrin
Author: 0 Ankara Reveals When Turkish Troops Will Leave Syria's Afrin

President Donald Trump that there would be a "big price to pay.", Reuters reports.Russian Federation called for a meeting of the 15-member council on "international threats to peace and security", though the precise topic of discussion was not immediately clear, diplomats said on Sunday.

World News Amid Teacher Protests Bevin Signs Pension Bill Into Law
Author: 0 Amid Teacher Protests Bevin Signs Pension Bill Into Law

The bill also included a tax increase on cigarettes of 50 cents per pack. Chris McDaniel, the Republican chairman of the Senate's budget-writing committee, disputed Bevin's assertion the new taxes would not generate enough revenue to balance the budget, adding the plan was written "in consultation with members of the executive branch".

World News Girls Jump From Balcony to Escape as Fire Engulfs Dance Studio
Author: 0 Girls Jump From Balcony to Escape as Fire Engulfs Dance Studio

Only one of the guys came down the stairs, another girl stumbled, other slipped the pole under the balcony, and the rest just fell down. "We ran as fast as we could". "By the time we got them out, the fire department had put the ladder down, and then the fire was everywhere". But Nehmi insists that he's no hero, saying anyone who witnessed two girls fighting for their lives would have done the same thing - if not more.

World News Zuckerberg Confirms Facebook is Cooperating With Mueller
Author: 0 Zuckerberg Confirms Facebook is Cooperating With Mueller

By whom and how, she wouldn't say . While much of his national security team spent Monday and Tuesday discussing whether strikes would be effective in deterring future chemical attacks, and how to limit the risk of escalation, Trump met his lawyers Jay Sekulow and Ty Cobb to discuss the Cohen raid .

World News Russian Federation dismisses allegations of Syria chemical attack as
Author: 0 Russian Federation dismisses allegations of Syria chemical attack as "fake news"

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that Syrian government troops were on a 72-hour alert and were fortifying their positions. "Americans want to kill ISIS and prevent the normalization of chemical weapons attacks against innocent families". Russian Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia asked the Security Council, "Why do you need this mechanism when you have already appointed the guilty party before the investigation?" It was not immediately clear whether that visit would ...

World News Body found in sea near where family's car plunged off cliff
Author: 0 Body found in sea near where family's car plunged off cliff

Investigators could not immediately determine the age or identity of the body but said they are investigating whether it's one of the children still missing after the crash. Sarah Hart told police that she lost her temper and bent the girl over a bathtub and spanked her. Sarah and Jennifer Hart lived with their six children in Washington State.

World News Calmer Weather Through Thursday. Rain Returns Late Week
Author: 0 Calmer Weather Through Thursday. Rain Returns Late Week

Low pressure off the SC coast will continue on an eastward path (solid arrow) while mixed precipitation associated with a weak upper level disturbance scoots off toward the northeast (dashed arrow). The computer models have been flip-flopping on the timing of the storms. We will stay below average this afternoon though with highs warming into the mid and upper 60s for most fo the region, closer to 70° out west.