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World News Poulter beats Hossler in Houston playoff to earn final Masters spot
Author: 0 Poulter beats Hossler in Houston playoff to earn final Masters spot

He had got off to a slow start with a single birdie on the front nine, but then put his foot down and reeled off four back-to-back birdies from the 12th through the 15th to take a one shot lead from Poulter. "I haven't won a stroke play event in the States, so to do it this week, after the disappointment of last week, to know I'm going to Augusta, to do it in true fashion is wonderful", the 42-year-old Englishman told NBC.

World News Centre-left wins Costa Rica poll after battle over same-sex marriage
Author: 0 Centre-left wins Costa Rica poll after battle over same-sex marriage

The governing party candidate was well on top of opponent Fabricio Alvarado, of the National Restoration Party, who had 782,009 votes for 39,34 percent. "We will continue to work so that the sun shines again in this country, wherever we are, we will continue to defend those principles that have made this country grear".

World News People Cheer on Loyola in their Final Four match-up against MI
Author: 0 People Cheer on Loyola in their Final Four match-up against MI

Charles Matthews added 17 points for MI (33-7). It's game day at the Final Four in San Antonio. The good news, though: When you've been Crying Jordan'd, that's when you know you've really made it in this life. Maybe I'm just being ungrateful. The Wolverines were last in the title game in 2013, when they lost to Louisville. Loyola tied the game at 15 with 6:47 left to play in the first half and proceed to start a run that would take them to a 29-22 halftime lead.

World News Extremists kill 4 African Union soldiers in southern Somalia
Author: 0 Extremists kill 4 African Union soldiers in southern Somalia

The Shabaab, a militant group aligned with Al-Qaeda, has claimed to have killed at least 59 Ugandan soldiers, adding that it lost 14 fighters in the raid. Amisom has steadily pushed the Shabab out of major towns, but the group controls large sections of rural territory. He says political friction in Mogadishu are turning attention from a region where Al-Shabab carries out most attacks against Somali and AU forces.

World News Calls to probe Facebook, data firm on privacy
Author: 0 Calls to probe Facebook, data firm on privacy

Facebook said although Kogan was given access to the private information "in a legitimate way and through the proper channels that governed all developers on Facebook" back in 2014, the professor violated Facebook's Platform Policies . Wylie on Tuesday claimed that the data was sold to CA. Social media campaigns linked to Prevent have been run by the Home Office's Research , Information and Communications Unit (RICU), often in conjunction with non-government media and PR companies.

World News United Kingdom mulls Russian request for access to Yulia Skripal
Author: 0 United Kingdom mulls Russian request for access to Yulia Skripal

At a press conference in Brussels, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg stated that the suspected nerve agent attack that left Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia fighting for their lives was the first of its kind on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation territory, adding that 25 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies and partners had expelled a total of 140 Russian diplomats in response, Efe reported.

World News Hats Off Charan: NTR After Watching Rangasthalam
Author: 0 Hats Off Charan: NTR After Watching Rangasthalam

Rangasthalam has collected a gross of Rs 28.8 crore from the Telugu-speaking states alone, with reported gross earnings of Rs 3.6 crore from Karnataka and Rs 60 lakh from Tamil Nadu. Second day trends are superb indicating a strong first weekend for the film. Young Tiger NTR, who will share screen space with Ram Charan in Rajamouli's multistarrer, is all praise for the Mega Powerstar's latest blockbuster " Rangasthalam ".

World News Man critically injured in Hawaii island shark attack
Author: 0 Man critically injured in Hawaii island shark attack

The father and son were about 100 to 150 yards off the private beach of the Kukio Golf and Beach Club when a shark attacked. The victim was airlifted to North Hawaii Community Hospital, where he underwent surgery. "They recouped him from the sea". He said standard procedure is to set up beach closure signs to warn ocean-goers for a mile on either side of the incident location until noon the following day.

World News Anticipatory bail plea of minister's son gets rejected
Author: 0 Anticipatory bail plea of minister's son gets rejected

When his anticipatory bail got denied then he respected the court's decision and surrendered himself. Arijit Shashwat had earlier filed a petition in court seeking protection from arrest. The 36-year-old BJP leader surrendered to the police around 2 am on Sunday at a temple in Patna in the presence of a huge crowd of his supporters and the media.

World News 'Bill & Ted' Reunion: Keanu Reeves And Alex Winter Talk Possible Third Movie
Author: 0 'Bill & Ted' Reunion: Keanu Reeves And Alex Winter Talk Possible Third Movie

Reeves said the characters are "little older now" and a "little afraid". After years of crossing fingers, there's no reason to give up hope on Bill & Ted 3 yet. They took their idea to Reeves and Winter in 2007, and they've all four been onboard ever since. In this new film, Bill & Ted confront the idea that Rufus's prediction might not have been as cut-and-dry as they expected.

World News Civilian dead, 50 injured as 11 militants killed (Fourth Lead)
Author: 0 Civilian dead, 50 injured as 11 militants killed (Fourth Lead)

The identities of the remaining four slain rebels had yet to be ascertained as of Sunday evening, he said. Clashes also rocked Kachidora, where people tried to rush towards the encounter site provoking security forces to use force. The gunfights erupted as heavy contingents of the Army, CRPF and counter-insurgency police cordoned off the areas. The DGP said that all the seven militants killed in the Draggad encounter were locals and their bodies have been claimed by their families.

World News 'NO MORE DACA DEAL' Trump tweets Sunday
Author: 0 'NO MORE DACA DEAL' Trump tweets Sunday

Trump is no longer supporting DACA , a move that he naturally discussed on his favorite social media platform . "The mask of deceptions and lies with which Trump has tried to gaslight the country for months just fell away: 'no more DACA deal.' " Beyer tweeted .

World News Russian diplomats expelled from USA arrive in Moscow
Author: 0 Russian diplomats expelled from USA arrive in Moscow

Russian Federation presented today 14 questions to the United Kingdom and France on the case of the double agent Serguei Skripal who, according to London, was poisoned with a chemical agent in the English city of Salisbury. Moscow denied the existence of any substances registered as Novichok in the Soviet Union or Russian Federation, and recalled that in 2017, under the supervision of the OPCW and Western countries, Russian Federation eliminated all its chemical arsenal, something ...

Author: 0 New Wave of Migrants from Central America Headed to US

DACA refers to the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which Trump ended in the fall. Trump had previously advocated a legislative deal for DACA, which gives legal protections to undocumented immigrants who arrived in the U.S.as children.

World News K'taka CM rebuts Amit Shah's remarks on central aid
Author: 0 K'taka CM rebuts Amit Shah's remarks on central aid

During his address, Shah accused Siddaramaiah of playing with Karnataka's pride by not celebrating the "Jayanti" of noted Kannada poet Kuvempu or renowned engineer Sir M Vishveswaraiah. The state government has also chose to accord the recognition of a separate religion status on March 19 to Lingayats and Veerashaiva Lingayats, who follow the principles of 12th century social reformer Basava, Moily said.

World News 50-year-old shopkeeper held for sexually abusing child
Author: 0 50-year-old shopkeeper held for sexually abusing child

Law enforcement has joined with local child abuse prevention councils to host a series of events bringing attention to child abuse prevention and to highlight the community partnerships that work on the issue. Andrews says statistics for this year show an increase of 107% in reporting of child maltreatment in the past decade - a statistic that has two sides: one is tragic in that the abuse is happening, the other is that the reporting and dialogue is happening.

World News Friends, neighbors paint uneven picture of family killed in NorCal crash
Author: 0 Friends, neighbors paint uneven picture of family killed in NorCal crash

Investigators believe the family moved to Woodland from West Linn to escape media attention from that image. No one apparently witnessed the crash. Fox affiliate KPTV in OR reported that the SUV's speedometer was "pinned" at that speed, indicating that the vehicle remained in motion after it fell and just before it hit the rocks 100 feet below on the Pacific Coast Highway.

World News Eight militants killed in gunbattles in south Kashmir
Author: 0 Eight militants killed in gunbattles in south Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian and Anantnag districts are undergoing fierce gunbattles in which eight terrorists have been killed, police said today. The police said that a militant had also surrendered before the security forces in Anantnag district. Train services to south Kashmir have been suspended as a precautionary measure, a railways official said, and internet services in five districts have also been blocked.

World News Governor of Russian region resigns over mall fire
Author: 0 Governor of Russian region resigns over mall fire

Tuleyev and his subordinates have faced fierce public criticism for what many see as a cold and tone-deaf response to the tragedy, including their characterizations of public outrage as the work of political opportunists. Putin - who travelled to Kemerovo last Tuesday - had initially refused to sack the 73-year-old governor despite rare protests in the city. President Vladimir Putin had initially refused to dismiss Tuleyev, despite widespread public anger in Kemerovo and across Russian ...

World News Troops kill 13, injure 100 in occupied Kashmir
Author: 0 Troops kill 13, injure 100 in occupied Kashmir

Some of the militants downed are said to be high ranking cadres and their killing may have hit the organization badly. Reports said that three Indian soldiers were also injured during an ongoing encounter in Kachdoora village in south Kashmir .

World News US, South Korean Military Forces Begin Four-Week Joint Exercises
Author: 0 US, South Korean Military Forces Begin Four-Week Joint Exercises

The two-month long Foal Eagle exercise has been reduced to a four-week run with no major USA strategic assets such as supercarriers or nuclear submarines expected to be deployed to the peninsula, Yonhap reported. They all landed harmlessly in the Sea of Japan. The unprecedented meeting between a member of the Kim family and a sitting USA president was agreed to on the spot by President Trump earlier this month, shocking many in Washington and around the world.

World News Labour seeks to distance itself from pro-Corbyn anti-Semitic Facebook groups
Author: 0 Labour seeks to distance itself from pro-Corbyn anti-Semitic Facebook groups

Meanwhile, the Labour leader sparked fresh fury by defending controversial protesters who besieged the demonstration against anti-Semitism on Monday as "good people". The idea of Jewish bankers and capitalists exploiting the workers of the world is an old anti-Semitic conspiracy theory. I am sorry you are offended by my retweet on the picture.

World News Thunder Snow takes victory in Dubai World Cup
Author: 0 Thunder Snow takes victory in Dubai World Cup

The stunning 7-year-old grey Tallaab Al Khalediah extended his unbeaten record to five with an impressive performance in the U.S. $1 million Dubai Kahayla Classic sponsored by Mubadala, which allowed him to become the first Saudi Arabian trained horse to add his name to this very important race in the Purebred Arabian racing calendar.

World News Erdogan calls Netanyahu a 'terrorist,' 'occupier'
Author: 0 Erdogan calls Netanyahu a 'terrorist,' 'occupier'

On Saturday, during a speech in Istanbul, Erdogan said: "I strongly condemn the Israeli government over its inhumane attack". "What you do to the oppressed Palestinians will be part of history and we will never forget it", he said, adding: "The Israeli people are uncomfortable with what you're doing.

World News British lawmakers publish Cambridge Analytica proof
Author: 0 British lawmakers publish Cambridge Analytica proof

SCL has a database of over 600 districts and 7 lakh villages, which is constantly updated. The JD (U) went on to win the 2010 State elections as part of an alliance with the NDA. Sources told Channel 4 News that the dataset was used by the Republican Party and Trump's incoming national security adviser John Bolton , whose political action committee hired Cambridge Analytica in 2014.

World News Sarasota homeowner finds 11-foot gator in swimming pool
Author: 0 Sarasota homeowner finds 11-foot gator in swimming pool

She told the station her husband woke up when he heard the loud noise. Officers also live tweeted the extraordinary incident. Deputies were called to a home in the Calusa Lakes neighborhood in Nokomis shortly after 11 p.m. Carver added: "The deputies were wonderful". The Sheriff's Office then posted photos and a video on Facebook of the reptile being pulled from the swimming pool with the hashtags #NeveraDullMoment and #OnlyinFlorida.

World News Abduction, burglary suspect arrested in Galax
Author: 0 Abduction, burglary suspect arrested in Galax

A Medford police office then fired a round that hit Shelton in the upper chest. Norman Public Safety Information Officer Sarah Jensen said Bolin and Allison will remain on administrative leave until the completion of the administrative and criminal investigations.

World News Communication with GSAT-6A satellite lost
Author: 0 Communication with GSAT-6A satellite lost

According to reports, ISRO's GSAT-6A satellite was facing some issues in communication after the second-orbit-raising exercise on Friday. The ISRO had successfully put into orbit its latest communication satellite GSAT-6A after a flawless launch of its powerful geosynchronous rocket (GSLV-F08), from its spaceport in Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.

World News A blustery, rainy night turns to a chilly Easter Sunday
Author: 0 A blustery, rainy night turns to a chilly Easter Sunday

Areas most at risk of disruptive snowfall are across the northern Pennines and Scottish Borders where there is a chance of around four inches (10cm) of snow accumulating. Widespread overnight frost, but cold northeast winds easing on Sunday . Wednesday we'll see a crash in temperatures, and by Friday and Saturday , a round of rain and snow return to the area.

World News Police say man bound, stabbed missing teens
Author: 0 Police say man bound, stabbed missing teens

Wednesday, March 28. Police say the suspect touched the 9-year-old girl's butt, followed her into a photo booth, and scooped her off the ground. If their suspicions bear out, the street value of the seven grams of drugs that they seized would be estimated at $1,500.

World News Indore building collapse: 3 dead, several feared trapped
Author: 0 Indore building collapse: 3 dead, several feared trapped

Shortly after the building collapsed, police reached the entire area and closed the roads passing through it. Fire Brigade's team reached the spot and started pulling people out of the rubble. So far, seven people have been rescued. Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan took to Twitter to express his grief and announced compensation of Rs.

World News NWS: Scattered showers, thunderstorms possible on Peninsula Friday
Author: 0 NWS: Scattered showers, thunderstorms possible on Peninsula Friday

Saturday night's low will slide into the lower 20s. Sunday: Sunny, high near 36. Tuesday night - Rain showers likely before 2am, then snow showers likely. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. The chance of showers returns on Saturday night and Sunday , Ravenscraft said.