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World News Killer storm clears northeast US, leaving floods and outages
Author: 0 Killer storm clears northeast US, leaving floods and outages

All were killed by falling trees. The storm is undergoing bombogenesis, with the storm's central air pressure plummeting by more than 24 millibars in 24 hours. Again, the rain is done, but many towns received between 4-6 inches in parts of southeastern MA. The rest of the region could see 2 to 4 inches of rain.

World News Watch tiger, bear tangle in Indian national park
Author: 0 Watch tiger, bear tangle in Indian national park

The female Sloth Bear ear along with a cub might have gone towards the water body when the Tiger was relaxing. While neither the tiger nor the sloth bear technically lost the fight, it's safe to say these two won't be talking it up at the next watering hole get-together.

World News Students Stage Walk-Out For Gun Control
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Beth Brotherton with the district said the Middle School Alternative Program (MSAP) students were found in possession of a gun at the high school's bus loop this afternoon while waiting to catch their bus home. Parents, please have a serious and candid discussion with your children about the severity of making these kinds of threats whether they are made in a joking manner or not.

World News Italian billionaire Silvio Berlusconi backs Antonio Tajani for PM
Author: 0 Italian billionaire Silvio Berlusconi backs Antonio Tajani for PM

However, the billionaire businessman, who can not be prime minister in a future government because of a 2013 tax fraud conviction, emphatically ruled this out on Thursday. "Grillo represents the anger of Italians, he sweats, screams, swears". The Five Star Movement wants a universal basic income. We imagine that the link between Europe and Italy will not weaken.

World News More At Stake For Washington Huskies vs Oregon Ducks
Author: 0 More At Stake For Washington Huskies vs Oregon Ducks

Oregon State makes its earliest exit from the tournament since a quarterfinal loss to Colorado in 2015. "He's been as good as any point guard that I've had the opportunity to coach at this point of his career, with his leadership, hitting big shots and more importantly, with his defense".

World News What keeping Xi in power means for China and the world
Author: 0 What keeping Xi in power means for China and the world

At the National People's Congress session in Beijing from 5 March, the Congress will consider amending the country's constitution. Since then, all organs of the party have declared him as the topmost leader of the party setting aside the principle of collective party leadership that was followed in the last three decades.

World News Stubborn Storm To Bring Wind, Rain And Snow, Starting Thursday Night
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Heavy snow fell from OH to upstate NY and on eastward. The storm is expected to hit during several astronomical high tides , similar to early January's blizzard. We got a couple of sump pumps", said Shaffer, who planned to evacuate to high ground Thursday night. "The latest model looks like we are going to get a three- to 3.5-foot storm surge, over normal high tide".

World News Killed in Northeast Winter Storm, Including 2 Children
Author: 0 Killed in Northeast Winter Storm, Including 2 Children

If the river rises to 12 feet, evacuations are likely near the Pawtuxet in Warwick and Cranston, the National Weather Service said . The severe winter weather has already pounded an area stretching from OH to NY and Washington, D.C. Sunday . Cars found in violation could be towed by police. The duration of the storm was also another factor. People walk through water covering State Street, Boston , flooded by water from Boston Harbor at high tide.

World News United Nations pulls out workers after Boko Haram attack in Rann
Author: 0 United Nations pulls out workers after Boko Haram attack in Rann

Close to 80,000 people, including 55,000 internally displaced persons, now reside in Rann and are supported with humanitarian assistance. "They fought the terrorists and we lost two men in the fight". Tuesday's announcement comes more than a week after Boko Haram abducted 110 girls from their school in Dapchi in Yobe state. United Nations had in an earlier statement also revealed that about eight Nigerian Security officials died in the attack.

World News Sharma upstages big names to take halfway lead in Mexico
Author: 0 Sharma upstages big names to take halfway lead in Mexico

With his two-day total of 11-under 131, Sharma finds himself in dreamland as he leads the likes of reigning Masters Tournament champion Sergio Garcia (65), 2017 PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year, Xander Schauffele (68) and Rafa Cabrera Bello (67), who share second place on 133.

World News Ben Stokes: I want to contribute every time for England
Author: 0 Ben Stokes: I want to contribute every time for England

While Williamson is going through a lean patch, veteran Taylor has largely shone throughout the summer for New Zealand . England remain heavy favourites but it would have been a no-contest with Williamson and Taylor out. England are now touring England where they were square-off against the Kiwis in 5 ODIs and 2 Test matches. New Zealand won 16 of their 25 completed ODIs at Westpac, and skittled England for 123 on Southee's day where he snared a record 7-33.

Author: 0 Donald Trump suggests death penalty for opioid dealers

The drug dealers and the pushers are ... really doing damage. "If you shoot one person, they give you life [imprisonment], they give you the death penalty". "So we're going to very much, you know, as you know, I think we've been more involved than any administration by far". USA law now requires that sentence for those who deal 40 or more grams of the drug.

World News Modi party consolidates power in state elections
Author: 0 Modi party consolidates power in state elections

However, with just 1.87 per cent of votes, it failed to win any seat in the state. "We will definitely win Karnataka assembly elections ". After 25 years in government, the Left Front has been voted out of office though the Left has accused the BJP of gaining majority through unfair means.

World News People Dead in Shooting at Central Michigan University; Gunman at Large
Author: 0 People Dead in Shooting at Central Michigan University; Gunman at Large

Klaus said video at the dorm suggested that Davis had fled on foot after the shooting. People were advised "to take shelter", law enforcement and school officials said. The university is about 70 miles north of Lansing, Michigan's state capital. Pleasant Friday and spoke at a news conference Friday afternoon alongside CMU President George Ross and law enforcement officials while Davis, Jr.

World News Man shoots himself outside White House: Secret Service
Author: 0 Man shoots himself outside White House: Secret Service

He is spending the weekend at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. "Now sheltering in place in basement area of Briefing Room", NBC News photographer Paul Rigney tweeted just after 12 p.m. It comes after a woman crashed her vehicle into a security barrier near the building last month, while Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was meeting with US President Donald Trump.

World News Italian Suspects in Slovak Journalist's Murder Released
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He was writing an article on suspected links between the Italian mafia and the prime minister when he was murdered. Slovak authorities have released all seven Italians detained Thursday in connection with the murder of an investigative journalist, news website tvnoviny.sk reported Saturday.

World News Police arrest suspect in double homicide at Central Michigan University
Author: 0 Police arrest suspect in double homicide at Central Michigan University

A law enforcement officer searches a wooded area for a suspect involved in a shooting at a Central Michigan University residence hall on Friday in Mt. But it came early Saturday after someone reporting seeing him on or near campus, the university said. "At that point he was released to the hospital staff", Klaus said.

Author: 0 Winter storm pounds US east coast

Boston . which has already seen severe flooding , looks set to suffer the worst of the impact. There is a substantial risk for moderate to major - and potentially life-threatening - coastal flooding along ocean-exposed portions of the eastern MA coast over multiple high tide cycles due to potential for a persistent and strong onshore east-northeast wind.

World News Jordin Canada leads UCLA women past Cal, into Pac-12 semis
Author: 0 Jordin Canada leads UCLA women past Cal, into Pac-12 semis

Flynn's torrid play, not surprisingly, has coincided with the best stretch of the Pac-12 season for WSU. "All we can do is take care of what we can take care of". The Ducks, fresh off an upset of Pac-12 top dog Arizona, used a 13-2 flurry to grab a onee-point advantage with 3:50 left. It's the regular season finale for the UCLA Bruins 19-10 (10-7).

World News Spice Girls performing at Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's wedding?
Author: 0 Spice Girls performing at Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's wedding?

The singer, also known as Scary Spice, told a USA talk show that "us five Spice Girls ", had all received invitations. Spice Girls star Mel B has appeared to hint during an appearance on " The Real " that all five members of the group are taking the stage for the Harry and Markle's wedding reception.

World News Winter Storm Prompts Flash Flood Warning, Evacuations in Recent Burn Areas
Author: 0 Winter Storm Prompts Flash Flood Warning, Evacuations in Recent Burn Areas

The 76-year-old said the three-story condo building where she lives was not damaged in January because it's on the ocean side of US 101, which helped divert the mudslides that came down the mountains. "We're thrilled about this storm", said Stephanie Myers, a spokeswoman for Heavenly Mountain Resort and Kirkwood Mountain Resort at Lake Tahoe. "We're thrilled about this storm", Myers said.

World News N hopeful of sweeping Senate Elections in Punjab
Author: 0 N hopeful of sweeping Senate Elections in Punjab

In Punjab, PML-N-backed independent candidates secured 11 of 12 seats in the Punjab Assembly and also bagged another two seats in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Under Pakistan's constitution a bill can not become law unless it is passed by both upper and lower houses of parliament. The code of conduct also stresses the MNAs and MPAs to ensure the secrecy of their votes and to handle the ballot paper with care so as not to spoil it.

World News Mandera: 5 police officers dead in al Shabaab double raid
Author: 0 Mandera: 5 police officers dead in al Shabaab double raid

He said the Kenya Police Reservists who guard the communication mast were overpowered by the heavily armed attackers. The dead included three administration police officers (AP) and a national police reservist (NPR) while the injured were two regular police officers and a National Police Reservist.

Author: 0 More than 3000 flights canceled as storm hammers US East Coast

The highest wind gust was 83 miles per hour in both East Falmouth, Massachusetts, and Little Compton, Rhode Island. In Putnam Valley, New York , an 11-year-old boy was killed when a tree crashed into his home, WPIX television reported, citing Putnam County sheriff's deputies.

World News Turkish soldiers killed in Syria's Afrin
Author: 0 Turkish soldiers killed in Syria's Afrin

Turkey-led Syrian rebels have advanced steadily since launching an assault on January 20 on Afrin, which is controlled by the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG). The private Dogan news agency reported that intense fighting had broken out in the afternoon between Turkish special forces units recently deployed in Afrin and YPG members, who mounted an ambush with the help of tunnels.

World News Sasse: Take Guns First, Due Process Second 'Not How America Works'
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The host was certainly quick to shoot down Trump's claims that Obama had made it hard to pass gun control legislation, but soon found himself at a loss when Trump started speaking with a sense of... "So, American citizens have the whole Bill of Rights available to them, and then in the cases of people who are deranged or have committed crimes, then we do due process and we take away certain privileges that they have".

World News Microchip to Acquire Microsemi for $8.35 Billion
Author: 0 Microchip to Acquire Microsemi for $8.35 Billion

Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. increased its position in shares of Microchip Technology by 608.4% during the 3rd quarter. Advisor Partners Llc, which manages about $240.00M and $509.28M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) by 13,662 shares to 139,705 shares, valued at $3.38M in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

World News India, Vietnam to explore transfer of technology
Author: 0 India, Vietnam to explore transfer of technology

He said the two sides will also look for trilateral partnership in oil and gas sector. "We agreed to strengthen our relations in different sectors like renewable energy, agriculture, textiles & Oil & gas". India also extended a United States dollars 500 million Line of Credit to Vietnam for facilitating deeper defence cooperation between the two sides. Stating that the old civilisational ties between the two countries are still alive and can be seen in the increasing cultural, tourism and ...

World News Several people found dead inside MA home
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The bodies were found Thursday in the upstairs bedroom, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph Early Jr., who called their deaths suspicious. "Among numerous important life lessons he taught, Fred Rogers would tell people to look for the helpers in times of tragedy", Kustigian said in his statement.

World News 5 rescued, 2 injured after avalanche at Squaw Valley
Author: 0 5 rescued, 2 injured after avalanche at Squaw Valley

One of those suffered serious injuries and was transported to Tahoe Forest Hospital. The three other guests who were caught in the avalanche left the scene unharmed. The Sierra Avalanche Center posted an advisory Friday morning. The resort's web site reports that it has received 32 inches of snow in the past 24 hours.

World News Armed gardaí called and nine arrested after Lidl store ransacked
Author: 0 Armed gardaí called and nine arrested after Lidl store ransacked

The men are all aged between 24 and 47 years old, and will appear before the Criminal Court of Justice on Saturday morning. Lidl confirmed the supermarket was closed at the time and no staff were injured. "The people who committed these contemptible acts do not represent the community of decent law abiding people, who I'm sure are as outraged as I am".

World News State of Florida Moving Fast in School Safety Plan
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Supporters of the bill, including Twin Falls Prosecuting Attorney Grant Loebs, say it would clarify legal self-defense rights for everyday citizens who aren't familiar with case law or jury instruction. Rep. Martin LaLonde, D-South Burlington, proposed the amendments approved by the House Judiciary Committee Thursday night. "In essence, we're codifying presumptions", Stennett said.