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World News More Than 63000 Americans Died Of Drug Overdose In 2016 — CDC
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The tide of America's drug overdose and opioid crisis isn't turning; in fact, the epidemic seems to be getting worse, according a detailed new report by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC ). Under Project Deaths Avoided With Naloxone, the health department offers naloxone kits and education to drug users and their families to be used in case of an opioid overdose before first responders arrive.

World News Opening Day for Detroit Tigers Postponed
Author: 0 Opening Day for Detroit Tigers Postponed

On Thursday, a baseball fan's worst nightmare came true. Opening day is on delay. Rain is in the forecast for the Detroit area during earliest home opener in team history. If you didn't get tickets and you want to head up to Comerica Park to start your weekend off right, the Tigers say there are still standing room only tickets available.

World News Palestinians clash with Israeli troops
Author: 0 Palestinians clash with Israeli troops

A second Palestinian was wounded by the tank fire near Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip, a ministry spokesman said . According to Palestinian sources, the retaliatory fire slightly injured one person. Prominent Israeli demographer Sergio Della Pergola reiterated this week that he expects parity in a generation - a prognosis dismissed by Israeli nationalists as skewed and hailed by supporters of an Israeli-Palestinian partition deal as a call for action.

World News High girls soccer falls to Campus, 4-0
Author: 0 High girls soccer falls to Campus, 4-0

On the opposite field, the Holdrege girls soccer team gave the Minutemaids a 2-0 loss to kick off their home stretch. The Vikings got timely goals from Kristen Epperly late in the first half and Isabella Kinnaw late in the second half. "On offense, if you score , you have time to get back". That usually changes our attitude around completely. "It started in 1958 and has grown into what we are today".

World News Trump Kisses Hope Goodbye as Hicks Departs From White House
Author: 0 Trump Kisses Hope Goodbye as Hicks Departs From White House

If President Donald Trump's response to her reduced presence over the past few weeks is any indication, he won't handle the departure well. She worked for his daughter Ivanka Trump at Trump Tower in New York City in late 2014 before joining Donald's presidential campaign the following January.

World News Cauvery issue: Tamil Nadu govt to file contempt against Centre
Author: 0 Cauvery issue: Tamil Nadu govt to file contempt against Centre

The deadline of six weeks expired yesterday and with no announcement from the Centre forthcoming, the State Cabinet met yesterday morning under the chairmanship of the chief-minister and discussed the next course of action to ensure justice to lakhs of farmers in Delta Districts of the State who depend on Cauvery water for their livelihood.

Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn ally Christine Shawcroft quits over anti-Semitism case

The newspaper also published an article by Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government Sajid Javid, an op-ed by political correspondent Michael Deacon and an editorial that argued that while Corbyn admitted that Labour had a problem with "pockets of anti-Semitism ", he had declined to apologize for his admiration for a mural depicting Jewish financiers playing Monopoly on the backs of the oppressed, and thus made him unfit to be prime minister.

World News Trump's Lawyer Said the President Was 'Prepared to Pardon' Michael Flynn
Author: 0 Trump's Lawyer Said the President Was 'Prepared to Pardon' Michael Flynn

And the New York Times , which broke the story , also reported Wednesday that Dowd posed the idea to former national security adviser Michael Flynn's lawyer. That Mueller's investigators told Gates that they needed his help in examining the Trump campaign's potential contacts with the Russians gets to the center of the special counsel probe, which began as an examination of possible collusion between the campaign and Moscow.

World News Cheetah Jumps in Jeep During African Safari
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Mr Hayes' attention had been focussed on a cheetah that had hopped on the bonnet of his auto and missed the one that came into the back seat. They were busy watching the animal as a second one chose to hop into the back. Hayes said his safari guide helped him stay safe during the encounter. "I wanted to be as calm and as still as possible to avoid a bad outcome". "We just, everyone in the vehicle just looked at each other, we paused for 10 seconds as the cheetahs walked away and we couldn't ...

World News Mattis Jokes to Bolton, 'I Heard That You're Actually the Devil Incarnate'
Author: 0 Mattis Jokes to Bolton, 'I Heard That You're Actually the Devil Incarnate'

McMaster as White House national security adviser , making Bolton the third person to serve in that role through the Trump administration's 14 months. At the time, the North Korean Foreign Ministry said it refused to deal with Bolton, who was serving as the State Department's undersecretary for arms control and worldwide security.

World News Apg Asset Management Nv Has Upped Position in Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM)
Author: 0 Apg Asset Management Nv Has Upped Position in Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM)

Nike Inc now has $107.97B valuation. US equity benchmarks finished lower for a second straight session on Wednesday as a withering decline among last year's most-prominent stock performers assisted to unsettle Wall Street sentiment. Since December 11, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 4 sales for $3.42 million activity. About 1.31 million shares traded. Shares for $996,628 were sold by Chapman Neil A on Thursday, December 14.

World News Man accused of dragging Brooklyn police officer arrested
Author: 0 Man accused of dragging Brooklyn police officer arrested

Police are continuing to investigate the shooting and gather evidence. He has been placed on administrative duty, which is standard procedure in such situations. March 18-A theft of property worth $500 or less was reported on the 10000 block of South Damen Avenue at 11 p.m., police said. Police released a sketch of the suspect last week and asked for the public's help in identifying him.

World News U.S. wants visa applicants to submit social media details
Author: 0 U.S. wants visa applicants to submit social media details

Social media, email, and phone number histories are now sought from visa applicants marked for extra scrutiny, according to the Associated Press. Now that the rivalry between the US and Russian Federation is brewing again, the US State Department has invoked new rules of immigration clearance based on the past social media interactions, opinions and support explicitly made by the visitors or immigrants.

World News Israel group mints Trump coin to honour Jerusalem recognition
Author: 0 Israel group mints Trump coin to honour Jerusalem recognition

Palestinian-US relations have been strained since Trump's December announcement recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital and announcing plans to relocate the embassy there. In Davos, the American president doubled down, publicly excoriating the Palestinians and suggesting that the United States would withhold critical financial aid to force them to the negotiating table.

World News Pentagon: Four al-Qaeda militants killed in US strike in Yemen
Author: 0 Pentagon: Four al-Qaeda militants killed in US strike in Yemen

The US military conducted its first airstrike against al Qaeda in Libya Saturday, killing one of the group's leaders, according to US Africa Command, which oversees US military operations in the region. "[Dawud] provided critical logistics support, funding and weapons to AQIM, enabling the terrorist group to threaten and attack USA and Western interests in the region", AFRICOM said.

World News North Atlantic Treaty Organisation joins 25 nations in Russian expulsions over spy attack
Author: 0 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation joins 25 nations in Russian expulsions over spy attack

The U.K. blames Russian Federation for the attack, but Moscow denies responsibility. "This sends a clear message to Russian Federation that there are costs and consequences for its unacceptable and risky pattern of behaviour", Mr. The U.S. announced some 60 officials would be forced to leave, as well as the closing of the Russian consulate in Seattle. It responded to Britain's expulsions with its own, and the closure of the British Council cultural organisation - and on Tuesday promised ...

World News Threats and bribes help Sisi to 92% of Egypt vote
Author: 0 Threats and bribes help Sisi to 92% of Egypt vote

The Akhbar el-Youm newspaper did not report the full turnout but said Sisi won 21.4 million votes. President Sisi is being criticized for not letting other opponents run in the presidential election except for Mousa Mostafa Mousa.The Media in Egypt accuse that Mousa Mostafa Mousa is running as a supporting candidate.

World News MI terminates home-and-home football series with Virginia Tech
Author: 0 MI terminates home-and-home football series with Virginia Tech

With that series terminated, the release notes that MI and Virginia Tech will discuss future dates that the programs could face off at a later date. With Colorado moving on filling its non-conference schedule without the Rams, Colorado State found another Pac-12 school to help fill some vacancies on the future schedule.

World News One Dead after Houthi Rebels Fire Missile on Riyadh
Author: 0 One Dead after Houthi Rebels Fire Missile on Riyadh

The three casualties had been hit by falling shrapnel which fell on a home in Riyadh, killing an Egyptian resident and wounding two other Egyptians. And regardless of how successful the Houthis actually were in their attempt to shoot down the UAE's F-16s in this instance, it shows that they remained determined to fight back against the Saudi-led coalition's overwhelming air superiority.

World News Cubs' Ian Happ homers on first pitch of season
Author: 0 Cubs' Ian Happ homers on first pitch of season

Then Javier Baez got hit by a pitch, the third plunking of the inning by Urena. What's expected to be a long season for the rebuilding Miami Marlins got off to a predictable start. Making his first Opening Day start, Urena needed 36 pitches to get out of a three-run first inning. The Marlins' new ownership group, led by Derek Jeter , conducted a mass fire sale this winter.

World News Trump says infrastructure plan may wait until after elections
Author: 0 Trump says infrastructure plan may wait until after elections

But he warned: "I may hold it up until after a deal is made with North Korea". "We will transform our roads and bridges from a source of endless frustration into a source of absolutely incredible pride", Trump said . "So I think the odds that pieces of this pass this year are very, very high". "We'll be coming out of Syria like very soon", Trump said before complaining about the fact that the United States has spent considerable money in the Middle East while it is considered too costly to ...

World News Pennsville UMC to hold Maundy Thursday dinner
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Elliot explained. At the last supper, after Judas had left to do his dirty work, Jesus gave the remaining disciples a new commandment: love one another. The Church commemorates the Eucharist and the setting up of the priesthood. The feet-washing ceremony is performed in Catholic churches across the world.

World News Walker becomes Hornets' career scoring leader
Author: 0 Walker becomes Hornets' career scoring leader

James, who began his streak on January 6, 2007, can break Jordan's record Friday night at home against the New Orleans Pelicans. If a fan were to focus just on the outcome, they'd gloss over the most poignant moment of the game, which came when Kemba Walker shook off a bad night for the first 45 minutes of action and went on a scoring barrage to claim the Hornets' franchise record for points scored .

World News Shallow 6.9 quake hits Papua New Guinea triggering tsunami alert
Author: 0 Shallow 6.9 quake hits Papua New Guinea triggering tsunami alert

The US Geological Survey said the Papua New Guinea natural disaster would not trigger tsunamis, but the tsunami warning agency said the quake could cause tsunami up to 300 km from the epicenter. There have been no immediate reports of damage or casualties as a result of the quake. Home to 7 million people, Papua New Guinea is located to the east of Indonesia and sits on the Pacific's "Ring of Fire".

World News Good Chance North Korea Will Denuclearize After Kim Jong Un Meeting
Author: 0 Good Chance North Korea Will Denuclearize After Kim Jong Un Meeting

Pyongong is getting close to developing an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) capable of delivering nuclear warheads to the US mainland. Trump said the pressure would be maintained for now but offered an optimistic view of how he could achieve peace and denuclearization that eluded past administrations.

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History The history and significance of Good Friday is known to all. He, therefore, urged Christians to emulate Jesus Christ's virtue of humbleness, discipline, love and contentment, for them to achieve greatness in life and rest eternally.

World News 27 nations are expelling Russian diplomats
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Britain says he and his daughter, who was visiting from Russian Federation, were poisoned with a nerve agent developed in Soviet times and that it must have come from Russian Federation. What US Consulate General would you close in Russian Federation, if it was up to you to decide", the embassy asked, giving three options: "US Consulate General in Vladivostok, US Consulate General in Yekaterinburg and US Consulate General in St.

World News Parkland shooter flooded with fan mail, commissary money
Author: 0 Parkland shooter flooded with fan mail, commissary money

If you need to talk.I'll listen". The 17-year-old, who was charged with 17 counts of murder after he stormed Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in February , has been receiving sexually suggestive photographs, greeting cards, letters of encouragement, and other positive notes.