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Author: 0 Ex-Netanyahu spokesman arrested in Israeli corruption probe

Five others central figures at Bezeq, including the company's controlling shareholder, Shaul Elovitch, have also been arrested on suspicion of giving bribes. "This is a new investigation in the Bezeq case as a result of evidence raised in the ISA investigation", the police-ISA statement read. Police alleged that Netanyahu worked with Arnon Milchan, a well-known Israeli-born Hollywood producer to arrange a USA visa, lessen the billionaire's tax burden, assist with business ventures, and ...

World News Xbox One X and One S 1440p support coming very soon
Author: 0 Xbox One X and One S 1440p support coming very soon

Three special Xbox One X consoles were revealed by Microsoft recently during the NBA's All Star Weekend events. However a 1440p display, rather than being "Goldilocks", suffers from suboptimal 1080p imagery being sent down its cables. Thus the source reckons it will be useful just for UI, video playback and similar low intensity tasks on the GPU. He is still considered by many to be the best ever basketball player of all time.

World News Student Reports Potential Threat At South Lyon High School
Author: 0 Student Reports Potential Threat At South Lyon High School

Our School Resource Officers and the entire Norwalk Police Department are proactive partners in our efforts to keep school safe . Police did not elaborate on the exact details of the threat. With the speed of social media, rumors and inaccurate information can spread very quickly. "We encourage all parents to talk with their children regarding the proper utilization of social media as well monitoring their children's social media usage for accountability purposes".

World News Twitter brutally trolls Imran Khan's 3rd marriage
Author: 0 Twitter brutally trolls Imran Khan's 3rd marriage

Media reports had claimed that the marriage had actually taken place in January and that Mr Khan was waiting for any appropriate time to announce the wedding. "I only sent the proposal for marriage after she divorced her husband". The "Nikah" was performed by the Central Executive Committee member Mufti Muhammad Saeed of his party.

World News Woman is arrested over vile 'I couldn't give as***' note on ambulance
Author: 0 Woman is arrested over vile 'I couldn't give as***' note on ambulance

A United Kingdom woman who left a nasty note telling paramedics to "move your van" because she didn't "give a s-t" during an emergency call was arrested for verbal abuse, according to police. We made a decision to take action after seeing details reported on Twitter. Mr Duggan told the BBC he thinks people who abuse emergency staff need to be dealt with more "robustly".

World News Chinese anger after terracotta warrior's thumb stolen in US
Author: 0 Chinese anger after terracotta warrior's thumb stolen in US

According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation in an arrest affidavit, Rohana "used a cellular telephone as a flashlight, looked at various exhibits displayed in the then-closed showroom, stepped up onto a platform supporting one of the statutes, and took a selfie with it", reported China's official Xinhua News Agency .

World News Consumers Energy to stop burning coal
Author: 0 Consumers Energy to stop burning coal

Clean energy and environmental advocates lost a similar fight in 2012, when DTE and Consumers Energy opposed and voters rejected 62 percent to 38 percent a proposed constitutional amendment for a 25 percent renewable requirement by 2025. The company has also announced new five-year environmental goals for MI water, waste and land, including saving 1 billion gallons of water; reducing waste to landfills by 35%; and enhancing, restoring or protecting 5,000 acres of land in MI.

World News Iran has no Military bases in Syria says Iranian FM
Author: 0 Iran has no Military bases in Syria says Iranian FM

Over the past years, Israel has frequently attacked targets in Syria, often claiming that it hit positions or convoys belonging to Iran. Iran has said, it has no military bases or military presence in Syria. Incursions in others' territories is not the way to address the problems", Zarif stressed. Lavrov said United States claims that its only objective in Syria was the war on terror contradicted its real deeds in the country.

Author: 0 Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov dismisses Federal Bureau of Investigation election meddling probe as 'blather'

He said that the indictments "only concern Russian citizens" while Moscow has "heard accusations from Washington about the involvement of the Russian state, the Kremlin and the government". An official corporate database indicates that companies he owns or controls have won lucrative state contracts for the Russian presidential administration, parliament, and the Defense Ministry, the Reuters news agency reported.

World News Florida gun show displays AR-15s to children
Author: 0 Florida gun show displays AR-15s to children

Cruz , who has had a history of mental illness, is now at the main Broward County jail facing 17 counts of premeditated murder. The group is calling on all students, teachers, parents, school officials and anyone else who supports the cause to "walkout" of classrooms for exactly 17 minutes on March 14.

World News Trump slams FBI for mishandling Florida shooter tip
Author: 0 Trump slams FBI for mishandling Florida shooter tip

Asked if he had talked with the victims, Mr Trump told reporters: "I did indeed, and it's very sad something like that could happen". The White House says President Donald Trump will address the nation about the Florida school shooting at 11 a.m.

World News Oxfam releases controversial 2011 report into aid worker sex scandal
Author: 0 Oxfam releases controversial 2011 report into aid worker sex scandal

The report also said three Oxfam employees physically threatened a witness in the investigation into alleged sexual misconduct in Haiti following the devastating 2010 natural disaster there. Two high-profile Oxfam ambassadors have resigned in the wake of the scandal, including actress Minnie Driver and Nobel Prize victor Archbishop Desmond Tutu.

World News Tripura assembly elections: Voting underway amid tight security
Author: 0 Tripura assembly elections: Voting underway amid tight security

The BJP delegations comprising senior members Nalin Kohli, K J Alphons, Om Pathak, David Kharsati, Bashailang Khongrurr and G C Nongbet also submitted a memorandum highlighting incidents of violence by the Left Front. In the 2013 elections in the state, the polling percentage stood at 91.82. Three hundred companies of central armed forces have been deployed across Tripura along with state armed personnel and the police, he said, adding the Border Security Force is keeping a close watch along ...

World News ´Shame on you!´ student tells Trump at Florida anti-gun rally
Author: 0 ´Shame on you!´ student tells Trump at Florida anti-gun rally

One poster read, "No more prayers, we want action, Congress". Students across the country say they are planning to walk out of schools in protest in the aftermath of the shooting this week in South Florida. The gunman, a insane person, just walks right into the school, knocks down the window of my child's door and starts shooting, shooting her, and killing her.

World News Three keys to a new South Africa
Author: 0 Three keys to a new South Africa

Ramaphosa's speech of over an hour to the national parliament is the first uninterrupted by the opposition parties in three years. Zuma denies all the corruption allegations against him. The sector also accounts for 25 per cent of exports in Africa's most industrialized economy. ANC leaders would also not be drawn on when the new Cabinet will be announced.

World News Gates will plead guilty to charges, testify vs. Manafort
Author: 0 Gates will plead guilty to charges, testify vs. Manafort

CNN reported last week that Gates was finalizing a plea deal and that he had been in plea negotiations with special counsel Robert Mueller's team for a month. And he has secured cooperating guilty pleas from Michael Flynn , Trump's first national security adviser, and George Papadopoulos , a former policy adviser to Trump's campaign.

World News US, South Korea say too soon to talk weapons with North
Author: 0 US, South Korea say too soon to talk weapons with North

They seem determined to stretch out the process, waiting to see what Moon is able to do in dealing with North Korea and if North Korea really appears more conciliatory or will revert to its usual threats, testing missiles capable of delivering a nuclear warhead to targets in the United States.

World News What is Presidents' Day 2018 and how will it be celebrated?
Author: 0 What is Presidents' Day 2018 and how will it be celebrated?

Here is snapshot of what is open and closed on Presidents Day 2018. However, there is no Federally-recognized holiday with that name. - The Museum of the American Revolution celebrates the 286th birthday of George Washington . It remained an unofficial holiday until the late 1870s when it became a federal holiday . Over the years, some people have also started including Abraham Lincoln's birthday (February 12) as part of celebrations, as well as making it about America's presidents ...

World News 'Do you feel lucky, greenie punks?'
Author: 0 'Do you feel lucky, greenie punks?'

On Saturday, Christensen posted a photo of himself aiming a gun on Facebook along with a post saying, " You gotta ask yourself, do you feel lucky, greenie punks? ". But he conceded it was an off-colour attempt at humour. The Greens party said the conservative MP's post was "disgraceful", noting it came in the same week that 17 people died in a USA school shooting.

Author: 0 Rain returns tonight, continues into the week ahead with warm weather

By the afternoon, the steady rain shield should retreat to the north - but scattered showers and a few thunderstorms will be possible throughout the afternoon and evening. Overall, we expected about 2-3 inches of rainfall in total for this entire event from Monday to Wednesday . Temperatures will warm to the mid and upper 60s.

World News Caregivers of Florida shooter unaware he was a monster
Author: 0 Caregivers of Florida shooter unaware he was a monster

Ms Snead, a neonatal nurse, and Mr Snead, an army veteran and military intelligence analyst, told the South Florida Sun Sentinel: "We didn't see this side of him". The couple described Cruz as "immature" but said he seemed happier after moving into his new home. Five days before the shooting, Ms Snead had taken Cruz to her therapist's office after the couple observed that he was "extremely depressed".

World News 1641 terrorists 'neutralized' in Syria's Afrin
Author: 0 1641 terrorists 'neutralized' in Syria's Afrin

The Turkish Air Force inflicted strikes on 15 objects of terrorists, including weapons depots and the militants' shelters. While Damascus has yet to comment on the information, a YPG official previously debunked claims that the Syrian army is set to enter the battle in Afrin.

World News Narendra Modi not present in Gujarat, will not meet Canadian PM today
Author: 0 Narendra Modi not present in Gujarat, will not meet Canadian PM today

On Sunday, Trudeau and family had visited the iconic Taj Mahal in Agra and a wildlife sanctuary in Mathura. Trudeau and his family took time to take a picture infront of the Mughal creation. Trudeau will stay in India between February 17 and 23. In 2015, PM Modi was hosted by Trudeau in Canada soon after the latter was elected as Canada's prime minister.

World News PTI confirms Imran Khan's marriage with Bushra Bibi
Author: 0 PTI confirms Imran Khan's marriage with Bushra Bibi

The party said the Nikkah was solemnised by Mufti Saeed in Lahore on Sunday (today). The "nikah" was performed by Mufti Saeed, a member of the party's core committee, in presence of witnesses. Imran Khan Thursday poured his heart out about the affair, saying it hurts that media was targeting his marriage with a woman, Bushra Bibi, whom he considers his spiritual leader and has never seen without a veil over the period of his acquaintance.

World News Florida shooting triggers demand for 'common-sense' gun control
Author: 0 Florida shooting triggers demand for 'common-sense' gun control

On Friday evening, Trump visited a Florida hospital where he greeted medical staff and thanked the doctors, nurses, and first responders who helped the shooting victims. Another funeral service is scheduled Sunday for 14-year-old Jaime Guttenberg. The young woman's powerful address immediately went viral, with her name a top trending topic on Twitter .

World News Warm, Rainy Friday Turns Cold And Snowy By Saturday Night
Author: 0 Warm, Rainy Friday Turns Cold And Snowy By Saturday Night

SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS... Shelton, Bremerton, Olympia, Gig Harbor, Tacoma, Federal Way, Seattle, and Bellevue. "During the day Saturday , I would not be at all surprised to see it transition completely to rain for awhile". may see more rain than snow Saturday night . Sunday night: Clear, with a low around 57. Winds could gust as high as 31 miles per hour. Monday night: A 60 percent chance of rain before 11 p.m., then rain and snow between 11 p.m.

Author: 0 Stock with Surprising Moves in Wall Street: Cymabay Therapeutics (CBAY)

Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the stock. The SI to Flexion Therapeutics Incorporated's float is 42.63%. Currently, the stock has a 3 months average volume of 0.76 million. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained Flexion Therapeutics, Inc. As per Friday, January 20, the company rating was upgraded by Wedbush.

World News Florida students announce march for gun reform
Author: 0 Florida students announce march for gun reform

Showing the crowd that the students at Marjory Stoneman are prepared to take action, she said, "We will be the last mass shooting ". President Donald Trump has rebuked the Federal Bureau of Investigation for missing signals before Wednesday's school shooting in Florida .

World News Killed in Shooting Outside Church in Russia's Dagestan Region
Author: 0 Killed in Shooting Outside Church in Russia's Dagestan Region

He was shot and killed by security services who were on duty nearby, Tass said, adding that a hunting rifle, bullets and a knife were discovered on his person. "We had finished the mass and were beginning to leave the church". It was not immediately clear what motivated the shooting. Dagestan , bordering Chechnya , is one of the poorest and most unstable regions of Russian Federation.