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World News SHS students take part in walkout after-all
Author: 0 SHS students take part in walkout after-all

Tenth grader Justin Blackman was the only one of Wilson Preparatory Academy's 700 students to participate in the school walkout in support of gun law reform. And finally, and most importantly, we want the background checks to be reinforced. "That's what we're going to look at when we're monitoring this".

World News Donald Trump likely to remove National Security Adviser HR McMaster
Author: 0 Donald Trump likely to remove National Security Adviser HR McMaster

The newspaper reported that Trump is discussing potential replacements for McMaster, but is willing to take his time because he wants to avoid humiliating him as well as to have a successor ready. He became an authoritative voice for the administration on foreign policy and military matters, outlining a vision for the White House on matters such as taking a tough stance with Iran and playing an assertive role in Syria.

World News BJP loses all 3 LS seats in UP, Bihar bypolls
Author: 0 BJP loses all 3 LS seats in UP, Bihar bypolls

The SP won both the seats with BSPs backing. It also comes as an anticlimax after the BJP's surprise win in three northeastern states, including Tripura, where it scripted history, demolishing the Left citadel of 25 years and forming its first government in the state.

Author: 0 Bypoll Results in UP, Bihar Will Spur Opposition Unity

Senior Samajwadi Party leader Ramgopal Yadav today refused to comment on the possibility of an alliance with the BSP for the next Lok Sabha elections in 2019, saying "just wait and watch". The grand old party may also rethink its strategy about what role it should play in states where it is not a dominant force. In 2014, the combined vote share of the SP-BSP alliance (39%) was way less than BJP's 52% in Gorakhpur and Phulpur.

World News Slovenian PM resigns after court ruling on referendum
Author: 0 Slovenian PM resigns after court ruling on referendum

Senior economist at Alta Group, Sašo Stanovnik, who did not consider Cerar's government, "a government of reforms", noted that "it was in fact avoiding major decisions". Once Cerar's resignation is formally accepted, a 30-day window for the election of a new prime minister-designate opens. Cerar said coalition partners had been trying to undermine projects, but did not name them or specific parties, Reuters reports .

World News Australia's offer of 'special attention' for SA farmers welcomed
Author: 0 Australia's offer of 'special attention' for SA farmers welcomed

South Africa's new president, Cyril Ramaphosa, has said he wants to "escalate the pace" of redistributing land from white farmers to black farmers. The South African Government denied whites were deliberately targeted, and said farm murders were part of the country's wider violent crime problem.

World News Aldi killer Neville Hord blamed victim Jodie Willsher for his break-up
Author: 0 Aldi killer Neville Hord blamed victim Jodie Willsher for his break-up

In a statement read to the court, Ms Willsher's husband Malcolm said he was anxious Hord would get out and harm their four-year-old daughter, Megan. "This has been an extremely traumatic experience and for the past 12 weeks, we have had to try to come to terms with our loss and try and understand why Jodie was killed".

World News Workers injured in liquid chemical plant explosion in Texas
Author: 0 Workers injured in liquid chemical plant explosion in Texas

Further explosion were heard at around 11.15am local time, speading the flames to other sections of the building, located beside a major highway. We'll have the latest through the day on CW33.com and on NewsFix at 5PM and 9PM on CW33. Several fire departments, including Fort Worth, have been called in to help. In recent years, Texas leaders have made it increasingly hard for the public to find out about the chemicals manufactured and stored at such plants.

World News BJP condemns attack on party leader by militants in Srinagar
Author: 0 BJP condemns attack on party leader by militants in Srinagar

Authorities also announced suspension of rail service between Baramulla and Bannihal towns on Friday as a precautionary measure after intense clashes erupted between a stone pelting mob and the security forces at the encounter site. Another police personnel was reportedly injured in the exchange of fire with the terrorists, but officials did not confirm it. Sources said a CRPF jawan was injured in the gunfight and has been hospitalised.

World News President Donald Trump says he intends to visit Ireland next year
Author: 0 President Donald Trump says he intends to visit Ireland next year

During the ceremony in the East Room of the White House , Trump remarked on St. Patrick's use of the shamrock to teach the Holy Trinity 1,500 years ago. Earlier, the US President said he was looking forward to visiting Ireland , noting that the relationship between the two countries is "outstanding and only getting better".

World News Telangana Budget: Rs 2800 cr allocated for education department
Author: 0 Telangana Budget: Rs 2800 cr allocated for education department

Agriculture and irrigation got the lion's share of allocations. Of the ₹1.74 lakh crore estimated total expenditure, the revenue expenditure is ₹1,25,454.70 crore and capital expenditure ₹33,369.10 crore. The budget proposed Rs 15,563 crore for Panchayati Raj and Rural Development department and Rs 5,575 crore for Roads and Buildings. The Finance Minister said those beneficiaries who could not be covered previous year, will be transferred the land ownership rights in this fiscal.

World News Varun Dhawan impresses in first
Author: 0 Varun Dhawan impresses in first "October" trailer

Varun and Banita also visited an all girl's college (Sophia College) post the event to show his lovely female fans the trailer and talk to them about their take on love! At the film's trailer launch here on Monday, Varun said: "I was the last person cast in the film after meeting Shoojit Sircar".

World News Pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapses, people trapped underneath
Author: 0 Pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapses, people trapped underneath

Senator Bill Nelson of Florida told local TV station CBS Miami it could be between six and ten people. Fire officials said multiple people have been injured. "At this time we are still involved in rescue efforts and gathering information", the statement said. FIGG Engineering said it took part in the bridge project and would fully cooperate with investigators, adding the collapse was a first in its 40-year history.

World News Penn has KU's full attention with tournament opener looming
Author: 0 Penn has KU's full attention with tournament opener looming

That percentage might sound short, but consider that futures are conservative estimates by nature and that share is still significantly higher than any other three region-mates in the field. No. 10 Oklahoma: True, as a double-digit seed there isn't all that far for the Sooners to fall. Villanova comes in a close second at 17 percent.

World News Ole Miss Announces Its New Head Coach
Author: 0 Ole Miss Announces Its New Head Coach

The Blue Raiders won games in the 2016 and 2017 NCAA Tournaments . The 58-year-old Leakesville, Miss. native earned NCAA Tournament berths in 2 of the last 3 years, including when his team pulled off a stunning upset of No. Ole Miss has its next head coach. Davis will finish the NIT with Middle Tennessee before taking over the Rebels. Davis is the all-time wins leader at MTSU with a 332-187 record.

World News High fire danger Thursday from gusty winds
Author: 0 High fire danger Thursday from gusty winds

It expects winds from the east-northeast at 15 mph to 20 mph, with gusts to 25 mph, and temperature highs in the upper 80s. South winds near 5 miles per hour. North winds near 5 miles per hour. A weak cold front will be here by Saturday (St. Patrick's Day.) This will spark off showers and an isolated thunderstorm midday through afternoon.

World News Russia's wheelchair curlers defeat Switzerland in mixed round robin session at Paralympics
Author: 0 Russia's wheelchair curlers defeat Switzerland in mixed round robin session at Paralympics

Tyler McGregor (Forest, Ont.) led the way with two goals and a pair of assists, while Billy Bridges (Summerside, P.E.I.) also scored twice. As they have throughout the whole tournament so far, the Canadians dominated. Silver medalist of Olympics-2014 in Sochi, freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy in his Instagram showed another pet, whom he sheltered after the Olympics-2018 in South Korea.

World News Yikes! Even John McCain is anxious about Trump's Central Intelligence Agency pick
Author: 0 Yikes! Even John McCain is anxious about Trump's Central Intelligence Agency pick

Haspel has been at the Central Intelligence Agency for more than two decades and would be the first woman to fill the director role. A second, they said , is if she can help persuade Trump that Russian President Vladimir Putin is an increasingly aggressive adversary, and that failing to confront him would weaken United States relations with its closest allies and with the CIA's most valuable partners.

World News Donald Trump Jr. and Wife Vanessa May Be Getting a Divorce
Author: 0 Donald Trump Jr. and Wife Vanessa May Be Getting a Divorce

March 12, 2018. Parents to five children together, the pair are said to be "living separate lives", although they are still living under the one roof and yet to formally separate. Citing multiple sources, Page Six reports that the couple plans to file soon. Donald Trump, Jr . and his wife, Vanessa, are rumored to divorce after 13 years of marriage.

World News Syrian regime's blitz of Eastern Ghouta
Author: 0 Syrian regime's blitz of Eastern Ghouta

One of Eastern Ghouta's major rebel groups, Faylaq al Rahman, withdrew from Hamoriya as the Syrian military moved rapidly into the town, according to SOHR. In an interview with the TRT Haber broadcaster, Kalin said that the deal was binding and that a change in the US Secretary of State would not change it even if it leads to a 1-2 week delay.

World News Queen gives formal consent for grandson Harry to marry Meghan Markle
Author: 0 Queen gives formal consent for grandson Harry to marry Meghan Markle

But as it turns out, the actress's given first name is actually Rachel . One of those whose name has been suggested is Stella McCartney, who was behind British human rights lawyer Amal Clooney's cream-coloured trouser suit for her civil marriage ceremony to USA actor George Clooney, as well as the coat Markle wore on a visit to Cardiff earlier this year.

World News Mueller subpoenas Trump Organization
Author: 0 Mueller subpoenas Trump Organization

President Donald Trump's company said today that it has been turning over documents for months in response to requests from the special counsel investigating Russian election interference and possible coordination with Trump associates. Asked if Mueller would be crossing a "red line" by looking into his finances and those of his family unrelated to Russia, Trump said he thought that would be "a violation" of Mueller's authority.

World News Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz pleads not guilty to killing 17
Author: 0 Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz pleads not guilty to killing 17

On Tuesday, the Broward County State Attorney's Office announced that it would seek the death penalty for Cruz, who cops say fatally shot 14 students and three staff members at the school. A trial date has yet to be set and would depend on Cruz being declared competent to stand trial. Cruz is charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder and 17 counts of attempted murder in connection with the mass shooting .

World News United States challenges Indian export subsidies schemes at WTO
Author: 0 United States challenges Indian export subsidies schemes at WTO

Through this above-mentioned programs, India provides exemptions from certain duties, taxes, and fees; reduces import liability and benefits numerous Indian exporters including producers of steel products, pharmaceuticals, chemicals , information technology products, textiles, and apparel, the statement said.

World News City council member, driver shot to death in downtown Rio
Author: 0 City council member, driver shot to death in downtown Rio

No suspects have been arrested so far. Police officers state that the unidentified men fired nine times into the auto carrying the 38-year-old politician and her driver, Anderson Pedro Gomes. Three days ago she denounced the deaths of two youths during a military police operation in Acari community. "Matheus Melo was leaving church when he was killed", she wrote.

World News White House announces new sanctions on Russian officials
Author: 0 White House announces new sanctions on Russian officials

The Trump administration on Thursday imposed fresh financial sanctions on Russian government hackers and spy agencies to punish Moscow for interfering in the 2016 presidential election, and for a cyberattack against Ukraine and other countries a year ago that officials have characterized as "the most destructive and costly" in history.

World News President Trump looking to impose tariffs on Chinese imports, including tech products
Author: 0 President Trump looking to impose tariffs on Chinese imports, including tech products

Reuters reported on Tuesday that Trump was considering tariffs on up to $60 billion worth of Chinese information technology, telecommunications and consumer products, along with USA investment restrictions for Chinese companies. "We can obviously do it in a way that can be good for the American people and good for the global trading system", he said. Malmstrom, who held talks with U.S.

World News State police issue Amber Alert for 2 suburban children
Author: 0 State police issue Amber Alert for 2 suburban children

WLS-TV reports that police believe he's armed and risky, and that 2-year-old Jordyn and 3-year-old Lynn are in danger. Law enforcement officials believe these children to be in grave or immediate danger. Two young children are the subject of an Amber Alert issued overnight by the Illinois State Police. But Sanders added: 'We're not saying he did [the shooting of Lakisha], we just want to know where the kids are'.