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World News Buhari explains why Chibok girls remain in captivity
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Boko Haram , which seeks to create an Islamic state in northeast Nigeria and split into two main factions in 2016, has killed more than 20,000 people since it launched its insurgency in 2009. In May 2017 another 82 girls are released in exchange for five Boko Haram commanders as part of the same talks. "What happened in Chibok should have served as a wake-up call to the Nigerian government".

World News Airstrikes in Syria
Author: 0 Airstrikes in Syria "appropriate reaction" - Turkey

Turkey, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member whose ties with the USA and European countries have been strained recently due to its military operations inside Syria and a crackdown after the failed coup in 2016, has called for restraint by the related parties on resolving the Syria crisis.

World News Thousands say emotional goodbye to 'Mama Winnie' at funeral service
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She told how she met Madikizela-Mandela 60 years ago at the Baragwanath Hospital, where they both worked. He went on to lambast those members of the liberation movement who turned their back on Madikizela-Mandela during some of the darkest periods of her life and praised the individuals and organisations that stood by her.

World News Russia Responds To Syria Air Strikes:
Author: 0 Russia Responds To Syria Air Strikes: "We Are Being Threatened"

French Minister for Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian makes an official statement with French Minister of the Armed Forces Florence Parly (not pictured) in the press room at the Elysee Palace, in Paris, France , April 14, 2018. The United States and our allies must stand together on the world stage against Assad's reign of terror and to protect innocent human life. In the six days between the attack and the US-led response, Washington and Moscow clashed repeatedly in duelling press ...

Author: 0 Kathua rape case: Mehbooba Mufti to ask for fast track court

Mehbooba assured the entire nation that she stands committed to ensuring justice in the Kathua rape and murder case. "Certain amount of discretion should have been maintained". In an earlier tweet she also said it was comforting to see the Supreme Court pull up the Jammu bar association for blocking justice in the rape and murder case of minor girl.

World News Driver in Hart family cliff crash was drunk
Author: 0 Driver in Hart family cliff crash was drunk

The crash was discovered on March 26 along the Mendocino County coastline on Highway 1 near Westport. More details are coming out about the SUV that went off a cliff in Northern California on March 26. They later left the state and never registered in local school districts in OR and Washington OR notified authorities they planned to home-school the children.

World News US VP drops summit banquet, abruptly goes to hotel in Peru
Author: 0 US VP drops summit banquet, abruptly goes to hotel in Peru

Pence urged the extra measures as he met with Venezuelan opposition figures in Lima who called for more sanctions and "intervention" in their crisis-hit country. Shortly after arriving in Lima, Pence announced that the USA would provide almost $16 million in humanitarian assistance to Venezuelans who have fled their country and met with opposition leaders who pleaded for more sanctions.

World News Why Mark Zuckerberg didn't want to talk about your data
Author: 0 Why Mark Zuckerberg didn't want to talk about your data

Cambridge Analytica , a UK-based voter profiling firm, as well as other analytics companies, obtained data on 87 million Facebook users after a Cambridge University researcher named Aleksandr Kogan created an app to harvest data and passed it along to the firms.

World News Special counsel has evidence Michael Cohen traveled to Prague: McClatchy
Author: 0 Special counsel has evidence Michael Cohen traveled to Prague: McClatchy

The court documents on Friday say that investigators have been focused on Cohen's "personal business dealings", not his work as an attorney on behalf of Trump. PT Monday. Trump called Cohen this morning, before the court hearing. The president's lawyers have said they want to review the documents that were confiscated.

World News President Donald Trump addresses the nation on Syria
Author: 0 President Donald Trump addresses the nation on Syria

This is the second time in over a year that the USA has taken military action in Syria. The Syria crisis has come as a test for not only Trump, but incoming National Security Adviser John Bolton, a hawk who joined Trump's team this week. It also has warships and support vessels deployed in the Mediterranean. Russian lawmakers have warned the United States that Moscow would view an airstrike on Syria as a war crime and that it could trigger a direct US-Russian military clash.

World News Threat of US-Russia clash hangs over Syria
Author: 0 Threat of US-Russia clash hangs over Syria

Russian military and diplomatic officials warned before Trump ordered a military strike on Syria that they would counter any attack on Syrian forces in retaliation for an alleged chemical attack on April 7. The Defense Ministry has said they could carry nuclear warheads. The Russian military, Konashenkov said, has "proof that testifies to the direct participation of Britain in the organizing of this provocation".

World News Haley to Russian Federation on Syria's Chemical Weapons: 'We Know Who Did This'
Author: 0 Haley to Russian Federation on Syria's Chemical Weapons: 'We Know Who Did This'

Moscow denies Assad carried out the attack and warned a military strike would put Russian troops embedded with Syrian forces in the line of fire, risking a larger war. After facing criticism for telegraphing his potential military move - something he criticized former President Barack Obama, for doing - he backtracked, tweeting Thursday that a Syria strike "could be very soon or not so soon at all!" "It is a record that has led to the trashing of all global standards against the use of ...

World News Royal Family: Prince Philip discharged from hospital after hip replacement
Author: 0 Royal Family: Prince Philip discharged from hospital after hip replacement

The statement continued: 'His Royal Highness would like to convey his appreciation for the messages of good wishes he has received '. The Prince was spotted leaving King Edward VII's hospital where he waved to crowds from his vehicle. The British monarch and her husband marked their 70th wedding anniversary last November. He will face several more weeks of aftercare as he builds up muscle and learns to walk again on his new hip.

World News KIYC: Finding what information Facebook knows about you
Author: 0 KIYC: Finding what information Facebook knows about you

Here's a look at his statements. Facebook allows a user to do various things like sharing articles, posting pictures and even shopping. As of January 2018, statistics aggregator Statista reports that Facebook serves roughly 214 million users in the US.

World News Trump says airstrikes on Syria underway
Author: 0 Trump says airstrikes on Syria underway

The deputy added that Russia's retaliatory measures also provide for the suspension of cooperation with the United States in the nuclear, aircraft-making and rocket-propulsion sectors. Trump said the attack would be sustained to ensure that Syria does not use chemical weapons to attack civilians. "God forbid anything adventurous will be done in Syria along the lines of the Libyan and Iraqi experience", Lavrov told a news conference, referring to past Western military interventions elsewhere ...

World News With Russia on his mind, Trump looks for tougher approach on Syria
Author: 0 With Russia on his mind, Trump looks for tougher approach on Syria

Security Council called by Russia on US threatened military action in response to the alleged attack. President Trump has expressed outrage over the deadly assault in the suburb, Douma, and threatened a military response. Russia, which has stonewalled diplomatic efforts at the UN Security Council, has vehemently denied a chemical attack took place and accused the West of seeking an excuse for military action.

World News Nigeria wins athletics gold at Gold Coast 2018
Author: 0 Nigeria wins athletics gold at Gold Coast 2018

Anish, aged 15, created history by becoming the country's youngest ever gold medal victor in the Commonwealth Games . In the gold-medal round, Anish showed his skill with a maximum of an unbeatable 30 points. Pooja had defeated Joseph Tiako of Cameroon 11-5 in the semi-finals. New Zealand will play Canada for the bronze medal. All these players take the gold medal count to 23.

World News Mega Millions Jackpot victor announced
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It was just the fourth time the jackpot has surpassed the $500 million mark, lottery officials have said. "I can tell you, it didn't sink in". Mega Millions is played in 44 states and Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Although the owner told New Jersey media last week that he knew who won, he was tight lipped on the person's identity. The retailer that sold the winning ticket received a $30,000 bonus check for selling the winning ticket.

World News Gov. Ducey Addresses National Guard Border Deployment
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Vitiello did not say how many troops will be in the El Paso sector, or when the they will be sent. The National Guard, Arthur said, has the authority to construct the tents on the border, giving immigration officials temporary detention centers where illegal aliens and border-crossers can be housed while they await their immigration trials, rather than being released into the U.S.

World News Syria: what is 'deconfliction' and what form might US strikes take?
Author: 0 Syria: what is 'deconfliction' and what form might US strikes take?

Trump, also took to Twitter Thursday morning to push back against a New York Times report indicating he floated the idea of shutting down special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe in December. The White House says President Donald Trump has decided not to attend a summit in South America this week to remain in the U.S.to manage the crisis.

World News Parents of Alfie Evans launch new appeal
Author: 0 Parents of Alfie Evans launch new appeal

Their number have been increasingly growing in the last few hours, and more are expected to join. "If you would like to show your love and support to Alife, Kate and Tom today, please make your way to the park behind the hospital", she wrote .

World News Colorado Senator Releases Statement On Marijuana Policy
Author: 0 Colorado Senator Releases Statement On Marijuana Policy

Gardner has been pushing to reverse a decision made by U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions in January that removed prohibitions that kept federal prosecutors from pursuing cases against people who were following pot laws in states such as Colorado that have legalized the drug.

World News Pence to take hard line on Venezuela, promote trade
Author: 0 Pence to take hard line on Venezuela, promote trade

The vice president says Maduro has turned Venezuela into a dictatorship and has brought about "abject misery". Pence's deputy chief of staff, Jarrod Agen, says Pence called House Speaker Paul Ryan, Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell and House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi before Trump's speech Friday night.

World News Sex offender caught viewing child porn at Mt. Pleasant Walmart
Author: 0 Sex offender caught viewing child porn at Mt. Pleasant Walmart

Investigators found electronic storage devices which contained child pornographic images, according to the police. They estimated he'd been collecting child porn files for between 10 and 15 years. Snide, 42, pleaded guilty to 100 counts of possessing child porn and two counts of disseminating child porn and will be sentenced June 26, court records show.

World News Family of four displaced after Chesapeake house fire
Author: 0 Family of four displaced after Chesapeake house fire

The fire is on Casey Road near the Claude Highway. At first, crews attacked the house from all sides. " Most of the fire was located under the stairwell so it compromised the stairs - it burnt the stairs out". The fire service spokeswoman said: "Instances of re-ignition are infrequent within Herts Fire and Rescue Service". The homeowner said her kids and grandkids all got out safely.

World News Prominent Republican National Committee finance official resigns amid reports of Playmate payoff
Author: 0 Prominent Republican National Committee finance official resigns amid reports of Playmate payoff

In 2009, Mr. Broidy pleaded guilty to charges that he made almost $1 million worth of illegal gifts to New York State officials in order to win an investment of $250 million from the state's public pension fund. The source says it allows the woman to speak about and take legal action concerning her alleged pregnancy if she so chooses. "She alone decided that she did not want to continue with the pregnancy and I offered to help her financially during this hard period".

World News Flyers need to improve everywhere to win Game 2
Author: 0 Flyers need to improve everywhere to win Game 2

Capitals defenseman John Carlson said he thinks playoff rivalries have gotten worse more because of what players can get away with, the physical toll games take and the memories of the nasty things that happen. Neuvirth was called upon then and responded brilliantly, with a 31-save victory in Game 4 and an even better, 44-save Game 5 shutout win. Good luck with that.

World News Russian Federation warns of war over Syria strikes
Author: 0 Russian Federation warns of war over Syria strikes

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley did not mince words about Russian Federation during a heated emergency United Nations Security Council meeting on Monday. A truce collapsed last week and the Syrian government pressed ahead with its military offensive. There has been increasing controversy over whether the global community should get involved in increasing violence in Syria , which recently culminated in a suspected deadly gas attack .