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World News Russia expels 23 British diplomats, shuts Council, Consulate
Author: 0 Russia expels 23 British diplomats, shuts Council, Consulate

While Russia has vigorously denied involvement in the attack, Western powers see it as the latest sign of alleged Russian meddling overseas. Britain has escalated a war of words with Russian Federation over the incident in recent days. Speaking at the Conservative spring forum on Saturday, Theresa May said Britain "would never tolerate a threat to the life" of its citizens, or others in the country, from the Russian government.

Author: 0 Russia prepares retaliatory sanctions against US

The joint alert , produced by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, identified multiple incidents where Russian hackers planted malware, conducted spear phishing, and gained remote access into energy sector networks.

World News Spy poisoning: Russian Federation to expel 23 British diplomats
Author: 0 Spy poisoning: Russian Federation to expel 23 British diplomats

The Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Saturday it was also ordering the closure of the British Council in Russia and ending an agreement to reopen the British consulate in St Petersburg. Russian Federation has complained that Britain has failed to provide any evidence of its involvement in the Salisbury attack and has said it is shocked and bemused by the allegations.

World News What deputy did during shooting
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The two sides compromised by agreeing to only release security footage of Marjory Stoneman Douglas' exterior, not the inside of the school where the shooting took place. President Donald Trump has also slammed Peterson, who was assigned to the school, for failing to stop Cruz during his shooting spree. News organizations including The New York Times had petitioned for the release of the surveillance footage, and Judge Jeffrey R.

World News Days before Florida bridge collapsed, engineer reported cracks
Author: 0 Days before Florida bridge collapsed, engineer reported cracks

FIU said the crack was the reason the meeting was called, and that it lasted two hours. "The FIGG engineer of record delivered a technical presentation regarding the crack and concluded that there were no safety concerns and the crack did not compromise the structural integrity of the bridge", FIU said.

Author: 0 Theresa May delivers speech focusing on 'Salisbury spy attack'

Ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal , 66, and his daughter Yulia, were found unconscious on a bench in Britain's Salisbury on March 4. Donald Tusk, the chair of European Union summits, said he had spoken with May on Friday to prepare a clear message on the attack from the 28-nation bloc that Britain is due to leave next year.

World News Greece: 14 dead from suspected migrant boat sinking
Author: 0 Greece: 14 dead from suspected migrant boat sinking

According to reports, coast guard officials said there were at least three more migrants that were unaccounted for. The nationalities of the victims are still unknown, police say. Hundreds of thousands of refugees and migrants flowed into Greece and further west in 2015 from Turkey, making the short but precarious crossing. Frontex said last month that in 2017, the European Union saw the lowest number of detected illegal border crossings since the migrant crisis began four years ago.

World News Shiv Sena mocks BJP, says bypolls loss is defeat of hubris
Author: 0 Shiv Sena mocks BJP, says bypolls loss is defeat of hubris

Delivering a major blow to the BJP, the Samajwadi Party won Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh by-election. BJP chief ministers have become nothing more than central appointees. We were together and we are together. In the 2008 polls BSP had won on seven seats. Hitherto the BJP electoral machinery seemed unstoppable, as recently exemplified by the party's storming of the Left bastion of Tripura.

World News Civilians flee brutal Syria offensives
Author: 0 Civilians flee brutal Syria offensives

The observatory reported that government forces on Friday seized most of Eastern Ghouta's town of Jisrine. A new wave of at least 10,000 people fled a rebel pocket to army lines in eastern Ghouta near the capital Damascus in the southwest.

World News Attack on former Russian spy: A flawless attack?
Author: 0 Attack on former Russian spy: A flawless attack?

TASS said Moscow was expected to inform Bristow about retaliatory measures after Britain's decision to expel Russian diplomats over the poisoning of former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter . May has said the Russian state is responsible for the attack on Skripal and his daughter Yulia. An 83-year-old Russian whistleblower who helped develop Novichok said in an interview published on Friday (Saturday NZT) that a few countries in the world have laboratories powerful ...

World News British counterterrorism police investigate Russian's London death
Author: 0 British counterterrorism police investigate Russian's London death

It didn't release his name, saying formal identification had yet to take place. Russian Federation exile Nikolai Glushkov , was found strangled in his London home Monday. In a 2017 Russian trial, Glushkov was sentenced in absentia to eight years in prison for stealing $123 million from Aeroflot. After his death in 2013, an inquest failed to determine whether Berezovsky, who was found hanged at his home near London , had killed himself or died from foul play.

World News Kansas State vs Creighton odds
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But never found his mojo on Friday night. Brown's long hours in the film room paid off. "It all came down to focusing on making a shot, and like I said, seeing the ball go through the hoop felt really good". Unfortunately for the Creighton's hopes at an extended stay in Charlotte, that was as close as they would get in this one. He had a heck of a career.

World News Bihar: Man beheaded for naming Town Square after PM Modi
Author: 0 Bihar: Man beheaded for naming Town Square after PM Modi

One of the five sons of the deceased was killed in a similar attack following a quarrel over the same plot of land some three years ago. The 65-year-old man was hacked to death allegedly over a tiff over the naming of a square on the outskirts of the city after Prime Minister Narendra Modi .

World News LIP, AAP alliance snap over Kejriwal apology
Author: 0 LIP, AAP alliance snap over Kejriwal apology

To a question, he said that some party MLAs did not attend the second round of meeting due to some preoccupation, but they are standing by the decisions taken in the meeting. A two-round marathon meeting was held by the Punjab unit of AAP here in which a resolution on splitting from the Delhi unit and forming a separate unit was discussed, though a final decision was deferred.

World News CBI Court defers verdict in Dumka fodder case involving Lalu
Author: 0 CBI Court defers verdict in Dumka fodder case involving Lalu

Besides Prasad and Mishra, there are 29 accused, including former IAS officers and AHD officials, in the Dumka Treasury case. There are six FIRs against Lalu Prasad Yadav out of which judgement has been pronounced in three cases. Prasad has been lodged in the Birsa Munda jail at Ranchi since 23 December previous year after being convicted in the second case pertaining to illegal withdrawal of money from the Deogarh treasury.

World News MRU preliminary statement on Sa Leone elections
Author: 0 MRU preliminary statement on Sa Leone elections

He was trailed by ruling All People's Party (APC) candidate Samura Kamara , who received 1,084,748 votes or 42.7 percent. Dr Kandeh Yumkellah of the National Grand Alliance (NGC) is third with 6.9% or 174,014 votes. According to CoinDesk , Agora had a team of 280 accredited observers in polling stations across the region entering results to compare with the official count from Sierra Leone's National Election Committee (NEC).

World News Top diplomats from US, South Korea meet
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They "emphasised that a brighter future is available for North Korea , if it chooses the correct path", it said. The summit was also discussed Friday in Washington by the top diplomats from South Korea , Japan and the U.S. officials said talks with Kono at the State Department had gone well. South Korea's presidential office said Abe expressed hopes for talks with North Korea following the pair of key summits.

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World News Jose Altuve reportedly to sign huge 5-year extension with Astros
Author: 0 Jose Altuve reportedly to sign huge 5-year extension with Astros

Needless to say, it's richly deserved. The Astros are about to lock up the first half of the most important part of their roster, the middle infield. That performance seems hard to improve on, but we have said the before and Altuve has reliably proven us wrong. The contract will keep Altuve in Houston for the next seven seasons, and while there are certainly more hitter-friendly parks out there, any negative effects on that front are outweighed by the quality of the lineup that surrounds him.

World News Winter Paralympics: Historic First Gold Medal for Croatia
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Canada set a new national Paralympic record with 24 medals in Pyeongchang, eclipsing the previous best of 19 from the 2010 Games in Vancouver. PYEONGCHANG, South Korea-Mark Arendz would love nothing better than to inspire a country when he carries Canada's flag into Sunday's closing ceremonies of the Pyeongchang Paralympics .

World News Authorities investigate claims teacher fed puppy to turtle
Author: 0 Authorities investigate claims teacher fed puppy to turtle

Investigators are looking into possible animal cruelty charges. The teacher has not been named. "Preston City Police Chief [Mike] Peterson and Franklin County Sheriff [David] Fryar have met with district administrators and have determined that the threat warrants continued police presence as a precaution, but that it does not pose a credible threat to the safety of our students", Gee said on the district website.

World News Rossi signs new two-year Yamaha deal
Author: 0 Rossi signs new two-year Yamaha deal

Spanish MotoGP star Marc Marquez will be aiming for the first podium of the new season on Sunday when the 2018 MotoGP World Championship battle commences under lights at the Losail International Circuit. Tech3 Yamaha rider Zarco has been linked to several rival factories, namely KTM and Suzuki, off the back of a rookie season in which he regularly challenged and sometimes beat Yamaha's factory riders Valentino Rossi and Maverick Vinales .

World News Where and when did nerve agent attack happen?
Author: 0 Where and when did nerve agent attack happen?

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Britain's quarrel was not with the Russian people but with the Kremlin. "We think it overwhelmingly likely that it was his decision to direct the use of a nerve agent on the streets of the United Kingdom, on the streets of Europe, for the first time since the Second World War", he said.

World News Mamata, Chamling agree to resolve irritants, work together
Author: 0 Mamata, Chamling agree to resolve irritants, work together

It may be mentioned that the West Bengal government's relations with the Chamling regime soured previous year after the Sikkim chief minister expressed displeasure at the way the Trinamool government handled the Gorkhaland agitation. Our discussion was on development. "We will work together for a better future", he said. "I will ask Binoy, chairman of the GTA, to discuss the matter with Sikkim", she said.

World News Russian Federation to expel 23 United Kingdom diplomats over Skripal spat
Author: 0 Russian Federation to expel 23 United Kingdom diplomats over Skripal spat

The Ministry said in a statement: "The British side is warned that in case of further unfriendly actions against Russia, the Russian side reserves the right to take further retaliatory measures ". President Donald Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel shared the U.K.'s assessment that it was highly likely that Russian Federation was responsible for the attack-the first use of a nerve agent in a North Atlantic Treaty Organization country.

World News What Did Omar Mateen's Widow Know Before The Orlando Nightclub Shooting?
Author: 0 What Did Omar Mateen's Widow Know Before The Orlando Nightclub Shooting?

Salman was not there that night. Prosecutors are portraying Salman as helping Mateen scope out possible locations to attack and knowing of his plan when he left the house in the hours before the attack. failed to detect Mateen's radicalization, his wife would not have been able to do so either. "I couldn't help him because I had to help myself". "He's reloading!'" Rodriguez recalled on the stand.