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World News Kim Jong-un in Beijing after taking 'mystery train', say reports
Author: 0 Kim Jong-un in Beijing after taking 'mystery train', say reports

This in response to a written inquiry from Yonhap News as to whether North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, his sister Kim Yo-jong or the North's nominal leader Kim Yong-nam visited China this week. While reporters were held back behind a cordon a few hundred metres away, a motorcade reportedly carrying Kim was spotted passing by Tiananmen Square, apparently en-route to the Beijing railway station, it said.

World News North Atlantic Treaty Organisation cuts Russia's mission from 30 to 20
Author: 0 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation cuts Russia's mission from 30 to 20

For the West, Russia's alleged involvement in the attack in Britain has unified allies, analysts say. Stoltenberg's statement followed the earlierdismissal of more than 140 Russian diplomats from 24 different countries. Former GRU officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were poisoned on 4 March. Britain has said the Skripals were poisoned with the Soviet-developed nerve agent "Novichok", though Russian Federation has denied involvement.

World News CNN Poll: Trump Grabs Highest Approval Mark Since April '17
Author: 0 CNN Poll: Trump Grabs Highest Approval Mark Since April '17

Approval for the president's leadership on every other issue is in the red, including guns (54 percent disapprove, 36 percent approve), and foreign policy (53 percent disapprove, 39 percent approve). But the fact this occurred while Mr. Trump's overall poll numbers improved suggests, as happened during Bill Clinton's "Year of Monica", that the public overall doesn't care that much.

World News US, Europe punish Russian Federation over spy case
Author: 0 US, Europe punish Russian Federation over spy case

Suspected intelligence officers in Canada, Ukraine, Albania and a number of European Union states will be ejected , with some 60 Russians to be kicked out of the US. "What the United States of America do today is they are destroying the little that is left from the Russian-American relations", he said. The only European Union country to not follow suit was Austria, which said that that it would not expel Russian diplomats over the poisoning.

World News Weak Germany serious for Brazil test
Author: 0 Weak Germany serious for Brazil test

Brazil , Germany know, are shaping up as a key rival in that quest. Enter Tite . The well-travelled coach had been in contention to replace Scolari in 2014 - and reports since have suggested that he was expecting to be offered the role - but in the end the Brazilian football authorities, seemingly not taking the 7-1 spanking by Germany as enough of a sign that change was badly needed, went with the safe pair of hands in Dunga.

World News Najam Sethi urges fans to buy tickets for 'historic' West Indies series
Author: 0 Najam Sethi urges fans to buy tickets for 'historic' West Indies series

The selectors have ignored Kamran Akmal, the in-form opener, but included three uncapped players in the squad . The three-match series will be played from April 1 to 3. Pakistan and reigning world T20 champions West Indies will play the opening match on April 1, which will be followed by two other matches on April 2 and April 3.

World News D2 Men's Tennis HERO of The Week (4)
Author: 0 D2 Men's Tennis HERO of The Week (4)

In singles, nationally ranked Louisville was able to take the first match at No. 1 as C. Morin-Kougoucheff downed No. 54 Carlos Divar , 6-4, 6-0, before 98-ranked Parker Wynn defeated Phillip Gresk , 6-2, 6-3. 1 singles to lead ONU. "It was a great day for the whole team, I think having everyone on the trip made a big difference", Carlson said. Texas A&M built their lead on court one as senior Jordi Arconada and freshman Juan Carlos Aguilar secured a set 6-2.

World News Arrest Bhide for Bhima-Koregaon riots, demands Ambedkar's Elgar
Author: 0 Arrest Bhide for Bhima-Koregaon riots, demands Ambedkar's Elgar

Mumbai: Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar led protest on Monday blocked the road and rail traffic in Mumbai on Elgar Morcha . However, both Ekbote and Bhide - whose admirers include Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis - have vehemently denied playing any role in the January 1 riots and its subsequent fallout.

Author: 0 Amit Shah commits faux pas, refers to Yeddyurappa govt as 'most corrupt'

Shah was addressing the press after the Election Commission announced the dates for the Karnataka elections. Immediately, BJP's former state chief and Dharwad MP Prahlad Joshi butted in and whispered correction into the ear of Shah, who fumbled and repeated, "Sidaramaiah is the most corrupt".

World News Body cam footage of Texas Tech football players' arrest
Author: 0 Body cam footage of Texas Tech football players' arrest

As Domingo Ramirez Jr. of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram notes , the players are sophomore quarterback Jett Duffey , linebacker Christian Malik-Shakur Taylor, starting wide receiver Quan Shorts and starting cornerback Desmon Smith . Shorts and Smith-Williams were charged with disorderly conduct. Duffey was charged with criminal mischief and is accused of damage to a nearby apartment complex.

World News Cuomo jokes at Harlem church: Jews have no rhythm
Author: 0 Cuomo jokes at Harlem church: Jews have no rhythm

The campaign has previously pointed to Cuomo's achievements including legalizing gay marriage, tightening gun restrictions, raising the minimum wage, expanding public education funding and banning fracking. "But the king of the eight-member IDC, Klein - who is accused of sexual misconduct himself - is". Cuomo has taken several highly-publicized tours of NYCHA buildings recently, where units are plagued with crumbling walls, mold and vermin.

World News China requests metal tariffs trade loss offset from US
Author: 0 China requests metal tariffs trade loss offset from US

In an interview with CNBC, Navarro said Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer were negotiating with Chinese counterparts to resolve outstanding trade differences. China has offered to buy more US semiconductors by diverting some purchases from South Korea and Taiwan , the Financial Times reported , citing people briefed on the negotiations.

World News Gunman died of self-inflicted gunshot to head in Maryland school shooting
Author: 0 Gunman died of self-inflicted gunshot to head in Maryland school shooting

The reply: "Here at Great Mills High School ". Willey was left brain dead after the confrontation and was taken off life support three days after the shooting. In another 911 call, a girl urges the dispatcher to send help to Great Mills. The dispatcher asks what the problem is. The Peace Rally and Candle Light Vigil was held to show support for Great Mills High School staff and students.

World News Tallahassee attorney representing family of Stephon Clark
Author: 0 Tallahassee attorney representing family of Stephon Clark

It turned out the police were already in the backyard. Clark had been spotted by a sheriff's helicopter as a suspect breaking vehicle windows. Police fired a reported 20 rounds at the 23-year-old. Clark, 22, was shot in his grandmother's backyard, after officers believed he was pointing a gun at them. Police say they thought he had a gun, but found only a cellphone.

Author: 0 Dead in Fire at Siberian Shopping Center: Russian State Media

The death toll in the fire at a shopping and entertainment complex in Russia's Siberian city of Kemerovo rose to 64. A twitter user who posted a video online of smoke billowing from the centre commented in Russian "just hell". However, Rossiya 24 TV, a national broadcaster, said an electrical fault was the most likely cause. Some 100 persons were evacuated yesterday out of one thousand that were at the mentioned center when the fire began.

World News Percent of 'March for Our Lives' Participants Able to Vote
Author: 0 Percent of 'March for Our Lives' Participants Able to Vote

The teens said it's a normal experience for a lot of them to hear the sound of gunfire or see the ill effects of gun violence all around them. "Three people in my class died, and 17 people in my school died". "But nobody could, nobody can even explain him, you know really special", Oliver's girlfriend, Victoria Gonzalez, told "Nightline". Fellows is one of 250 students who slept at the Washington Hebrew Congregation in D.C.

World News India, China Face Off Over Doklam Amid Bid To Ease Tensions
Author: 0 India, China Face Off Over Doklam Amid Bid To Ease Tensions

The discussions between the commerce ministers of both countries will also work in the direction of bringing Indo-China's increased trade imbalance on the right track. Suresh Prabhu said that the joint group between India and China is the oldest and the most important discussion mechanism between the two countries.

World News Ajay Devgn's Raid crosses 50 crore at box office
Author: 0 Ajay Devgn's Raid crosses 50 crore at box office

Until now, Raid has managed to gross INR 71.06 crore (Net 53.03) in India and INR 12 crore from the worldwide circuits. Is eyeing an impressive Week 1. The intense-looking actor Ajay Devgn has once again turned out to be a victor at the Box Office. Meanwhile, the good run of Raid has curtailed the innings of all other Hindi films that were playing in theaters.

World News S/Leone postpones run-off election to March 31
Author: 0 S/Leone postpones run-off election to March 31

The party member, Ibrahim Sorie Koroma, filed for the injunction on Thursday, saying there was evidence of electoral fraud that needed to be investigated before the poll could go ahead. Lawyers for the Sierra Leone National Electoral Commission (NEC) approached the apex court for the extension hours after the High Court lifted its injunction on the process.

World News Russian shopping mall fire kills at least 53; more missing
Author: 0 Russian shopping mall fire kills at least 53; more missing

Shock is reverberating throughout the country over the deaths of so many children. Russian Emergencies Minister Vladimir Puchkov said that a total of 64 people had been killed in the tragic incident. Anna Zarechneva, who was on the top floor where the fire started, watching a movie with her husband and son, said they only found out about the fire when a man ran into the theatre shouting.

World News French police eye anti-Semitism in Holocaust survivor's death
Author: 0 French police eye anti-Semitism in Holocaust survivor's death

The victim, a Holocaust survivor, was identified only as Mireille. Up to five fires were started in her apartment and the victim was also stabbed 11 times during the attack. Traore, who is of Malian descent, allegedly recited verses from the Koran while beating Ms Halimi before throwing her out of a third-floor window and shouting: "I've killed the Shaitan [devil in Arabic]".

World News Natixis Continues to Hold Holding in Goldman Sachs Group INC (GS)
Author: 0 Natixis Continues to Hold Holding in Goldman Sachs Group INC (GS)

GNODDE RICHARD J sold $1.19 million worth of stock or 4,951 shares. It has underperformed by 8.78% the S&P500. Finally, We Are One Seven LLC bought a new stake in shares of Goldman Sachs in the fourth quarter worth $137,000. Kayne Anderson Advsrs Limited Partnership invested in 0.33% or 638,072 shares. Kistler invested in 623 shares or 0.06% of the stock. (NASDAQ:CARB). Dimensional Fund Advsr L P has invested 0.01% in Carbonite, Inc.

World News The EU is still open to the idea of breaking up Google
Author: 0 The EU is still open to the idea of breaking up Google

Google appealed against the European Commission's judgement, which would have meant it had to rearrange the way its searched algorithm ranks websites. "There is no ban on success in Europe". Cambridge Analytica allegedly used the data while working for the Trump campaign. "You get to be dominant and you get a special responsibility that you don't destroy the already weakened competition ..." Since taking the European Union competition job in 2014, Ms Vestager has earned a reputation for ...

World News Linda Brown, center of Brown v. Board case, dies at 76
Author: 0 Linda Brown, center of Brown v. Board case, dies at 76

However, despite shyness, Brown was a member of living history who traveled the country, sharing her monumental experience. In 1985 Linda reflected on her father's lawsuit for the documentary series Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years .

World News White House disparages porn star's story of Trump affair
Author: 0 White House disparages porn star's story of Trump affair

Shah said, "I can speak only for the White House". Trump's lawyer Michael Cohen has admitted paying Daniels $130,000 shortly before the 2016 election, but has not explained why. The US first lady is said to be staying at Mar-a-Lago estate for spring holiday. "Mr Cohen had absolutely nothing whatsoever to do with any such person or incident, and does not even believe that any such person exists, or that such incident ever occurred", said a letter by Mr Cohen's attorney, Brent Blakely.

World News Driver booked for cruelty towards patient
Author: 0 Driver booked for cruelty towards patient

The victim was knocked down by a motorcycle and serious injured while crossing road in Palakkad district on March 20. He had been admitted to a hospital in Palakkad and then, on the same day, taken about 70 km away to Thrissur for better treatment.

World News Suspicious packages in US govt facilities
Author: 0 Suspicious packages in US govt facilities

Naval Support Facility Dahlgren in King George County in Virginia also received a suspicious package at around 11 a.m. Monday. Fort Belvoir in Virginia confirmed to FOX 5 that they had a suspicious incident on Monday and it has been contained and was deemed safe.

World News Erdogan says Turkey committed to European Union accession process
Author: 0 Erdogan says Turkey committed to European Union accession process

Regarding visa-free travel for Turkish nationals within the Schengen area, Erdogan said Ankara had submitted the necessary paperwork to the EU Commission in early February. Turkey objects to "unilateral" gas searches by ethnically divided Cyprus' Greek Cypriot-run government without the direct involvement of breakaway Turkish Cypriots.