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World News Turkish army cleans Afrin roads of terrorist mines
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Erdogan and Trump spoke on the phone late on March 22 about strained ties between Ankara and Washington, particularly troubled due to the U.S.'s ongoing partnership with the People's Protection Units (YPG) in the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in Syria.

World News South Korea to shut down computers to curb overwork
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The " shutdown initiative " will be rolled out across three phases over the next three months. Beginning March 30, government computers will shut off at 8 p.m. But in South Korea, there is a serious problem with workers spending too much time in the office. Earlier this month, South Korea's national assembly passed a law to cut down the maximum weekly working hours to 52, down from 68.

World News Missing Iowa family of four found dead while vacationing in Mexico
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Family members say the Sharps told them they had made it safely to their condo. "We'll work through this together". Authorities believe the area was used by Santiago Meza Lopez, known as El Pozolero, who is alleged to have worked for the Sinaloa Drug Cartel in Mexico , the Daily Mail reports.

World News March For Our Lives Planned in Lewisburg
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March for Our Lives is a demonstration created and organized by #NeverAgain , a group of students who survived the February 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School . "I'm hoping something does change and that people are more anxious about the issue and they have a better understanding about it", Tristan said.

World News South Jersey weather mostly dry this weekend
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Laura Paterson added: "We're now a lot further into spring than at the beginning of March". Winds won't be as brisk as they've been, but a northerly and then northeasterly breeze Saturday into Sunday will provide an extra chill to the already cool air.

Author: 0 China Considers Possible Tariffs On $3bn Worth Of US Goods

When Trump had announced higher tariffs on steel and aluminum imports earlier in March , China had expressed its displeasure at the time too, and had said it was considering reciprocal tariffs on both products, a threat it repeated Thursday.

World News United States warship sails near disputed South China Sea island, officials say
Author: 0 United States warship sails near disputed South China Sea island, officials say

One of China's man-made islands in the Spratlys, Mischief Reef has a big airfield and other military facilities and an approach by the Americans in the zone had understandably upset Beijing. Apart from being a critical global trade route, the South China Sea is estimated to hold around 11 billion barrels of oil and 190 trillion cubic feet of natural gas in proved and probable reserves, with conventional hydrocarbons mostly residing in undisputed territory, according to the EIA.

World News Man Arrested After Friday Morning Assault
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A Vallejo man was arrested Wednesday in connection with breaking in to a Vacaville woman's vehicle. On that day, a 29-year-old man with autism attacked while sitting at the bottom of the stairs of the bus terminal's lower level. "Scientific investigation for the minor was sent to the hospital and a doctor report has shown that her hymen has been broken". Harmanvir Chahil and Padda were both those two people were released on a promise to appear in court at a later date.

World News European Union leaders set to condemn Turkey over Cyprus gas blockade
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Others cleared of charges include Mr. Erdogan's security chief, Muhsin Kose, and security officers Tugay Erkan, Feride Kayasan, Gokhan Yildirim, Hamza Yurteri, Lufu Kutluca and Yusuf Ayar. Usoyan and Yusa were victims of the brutal assault on May 16th by President Erdogan's bodyguards. The original decision by the USA government to prosecute the 15 men increased political tensions between the Trump administration and Turkey .

World News Investigators probe whether Texas bomber had help
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Conditt was the oldest of four children who were all home-schooled. "We love and grieve with our city, and we continue to pray for the victims and their families who were affected by these recent tragedies" said John Yeng, communications director of the Austin Stone Community Church, which Conditt once attended.

World News United States police shoot dead unarmed black man, triggering protests
Author: 0 United States police shoot dead unarmed black man, triggering protests

An officer can be heard shouting "Show me your hands! Gun! Gun!" Police said the man "turned and advanced toward the officers while holding an object" extended in front of him. At that time, both officers apparently muted their microphones for the remainder of the video. At one point, deputies in a helicopter can be heard saying that the suspect smashed a window of a neighbor's house and was looking at another auto in the driveway.

World News Target could gain $600 million in sales from Toys R Us demise
Author: 0 Target could gain $600 million in sales from Toys R Us demise

The efforts focus on Toys "R" Us's USA stores and are separate from Larian's attempts to buy the brand's 82 Canadian stores, which 20 interested parties are vying for, said Toys "R" Us bankruptcy documents filed in the U.S. The sales will last until stores clear their inventory. Before heading out, we recommend that you call your local store to confirm that the clearance sale is on.

World News U.S. spending bill with rider slashing Palestinian aid stalls in Senate
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Instead, Trump won $1.6 billion to begin building and replacing segments of the wall along the border with Mexico. That represents an increase of $61 billion over last year's cap. "We've got to make a change, and I'm exhausted of it", Norman added . "We made a promise to the country that we would rebuild our military". As such, Simpson appears likely to prevail in the renaming battle.