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Israeli Forces Shoot and Kill 3 Palestinians in West Bank

Israeli Forces Shoot and Kill 3 Palestinians in West Bank

An Israeli border police points his weapon towards journalists and medics during clashes with Palestinian protesters near the Jewish settlement of Beit El, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank March 20, 2019. The army said late Tuesday that 19-year-old suspect Omar Abu Leila was fatally shot when he opened fire on soldiers trying arrest him. "Details regarding the incident are being reviewed and the incident will be examined". Read More

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Mueller sends Russian Federation probe report to U.S. attorney general

Mueller sends Russian Federation probe report to U.S. attorney general

Guessing when Mueller's report will be turned over to the Department of Justice has become a popular Washington parlour game, though the special counsel has not officially indicated that his probe is in its final stages. What exactly was Mueller investigating again? . The president said that Mr Mueller was "best friend" to Mr Comey. The report is meant to explain any prosecutorial decisions the special counsel has made in the 22 months since his appointment by deputy US Attorney ... Read More

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Beto O'Rourke campaigns at New Hampshire colleges

Beto O'Rourke campaigns at New Hampshire colleges

President Trump slammed "very strange" Democrats on social media Tuesday evening; blasting liberal lawmakers for their desperate push to pack the Supreme Court , end the electoral college , and lower the voting age to 16. "Warren went on to say that states like MS should consider moving to the national popular vote because "candidates don't come to places like MS", or non-swing states that aren't considered consequential". Read More

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Ethiopian Airlines flight reported trouble soon after takeoff

Ethiopian Airlines flight reported trouble soon after takeoff

According to Boeing , the software being implemented includes updates to the Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System, the automated system created to keep the plane from stalling. Boeing and US air safety regulators have been at odds over how much pilot training will be required along with the software fix, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. Read More

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House to Likely Pass Bill Forcing Public Release of Mueller Report Today

House to Likely Pass Bill Forcing Public Release of Mueller Report Today

Before joining Mueller's team in May 2017, Weissmann was best known for two assignments: the investigation of now-defunct energy company Enron and organized crime cases when he was a federal prosecutor in Brooklyn. The resolution easily passed 420-0, despite protests from some Republicans who argued that the legislation was not necessary. He defended Barr, saying he "understands the questions, the turmoil this has caused". Read More

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Fix responsibility for bridge collapse by Friday evening: Maharashtra CM

Fix responsibility for bridge collapse by Friday evening: Maharashtra CM

However, we're extending all our supports to the victims. The bridge was commonly known as "Kasab bridge" as the 26/11 Mumbai attack terrorist passed through it during the terror strike. There was a heavy noise and cries of people who had fallen from the bridge. Arvind Sawant, the local Shiv Sena MP, said, "This bridge was under minor-repairing after the audit of all bridges in the city". Read More

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Facebook Under Federal Criminal Investigation

Facebook Under Federal Criminal Investigation

The exact focus of the investigation , however, remains unknown. Last July, Facebook began facing a widening inquiry from the federal government , with three federal agencies and the Department of Justice looking into how the political-consulting firm Cambridge Analytica obtained the personal data of up to 87 million Americans. Read More

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California to Halt the Death Penalty Reprieving 737 Death Row Inmates

California to Halt the Death Penalty Reprieving 737 Death Row Inmates

In the USA, the death penalty is inevitably plagued with arbitrariness, racial disparities, and error; 164 people, including four from California, have been released from death row since 1973 after being later found innocent. Newsom is expected to say on Wednesday that he believes capital punishment to be costly and burdensome, and unevenly meted out to minorities and offenders with disabilities, the administration source said . Read More

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Trump to seek another 8.6 billion USA dollars for border wall

Trump to seek another 8.6 billion USA dollars for border wall

Congress. The administration is counting on robust growth, including from the Republican tax cuts - which Trump wants to make permanent - to push down the red ink. The people describing the request spoke on the condition of anonymity because the budget had not been made public yet, but a top White House official acknowledged the request in an interview on Fox News Sunday . Read More

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A strong weekend storm arrives

A strong weekend storm arrives

There will be poor visibility, with slippery and icy conditions at times. No rain or snow is expected during the day Saturday , and temperatures will be in the low 40s and mid-30s. This evening, rain will spread northeastwards over the province. East wind 5 to 10 miles per hour becoming light in the afternoon. "Damaging wind gusts and isolated tornadoes appear to be the main concern at this time in addition to a quick 1-2" of rain. Read More

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