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World News Fake news can cost journalists accreditation
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He said SJA believed that the spirit of the bill is mainly aimed at those purposely creating and spreading fake news in the social media but it would have implications on the mainstream media that could be stifling. These percentages are up from 39 percent and 17 percent, respectively, in 2017. Malaysia is among the first few countries to introduce a law against it.

World News Fort Worth woman arrested in shooting of Ark. state trooper
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Sadler indicated that an officer was hurt in the incident and said the injury to the officer was not believed to be life-threatening as of Sunday night. She fled about five miles to Doyle Jones Road, where she was met with gunfire again and taken into custody with a gunshot wound. KKCO reports the driver's cross-country trip then ended with a trip to the Mesa County Jail.

World News Senate Majority Leader Bob Duff calls on Congresswoman Esty to resign
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Earlier on Monday, Esty requested an expedited House Ethics Committee inquiry to look into the matter. Former Secretary of the State Susan Bysiewicz (BY'-suh-wits) says the "emerging story regarding battery, harassment and threatening" from Esty's ex-chief of staff and Esty's handling of the response are "very troubling".

World News MK Stalin Detained During Protest For Formation of Cauvery Management Board
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BJP national secretary H Raja had even said that Tamil Nadu would get its share of water if the BJP wins the Karnataka election. "Don't change the rice bowl of Tamil Nadu into a region of stones". Fifthly, Karnataka contended that the Supreme Court has not endorsed or approved the board in its judgment. The court had directed Karnataka to release 177.25 thousand million cubic feet (tmcft) of water to Tamil Nadu.

World News Easter at Local Mission
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The meal was provided by numerous community sponsors such as the Vietnam Veterans, Chemung County Ladies of Charity, Treu Office Supply and private families, continuing a long tradition. "We target anybody that wants one really", Fisher said". "There's no better time than this time of year to reach out to each other", Hall said, "because Jesus gave all for us".

World News Shulkin says he has 'comfort' with potential successor at VA
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Shulkin, who was dismissed Wednesday evening by presidential tweet , said that a middle path that he had tried to pursue - investing in the department's own health care system while offering veterans more , though not unfettered, access to private doctors - had been rejected by Trump administration officials.

World News Chinese space station hurtling toward Earth
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During the first phase, the atmospheric drag will rip solar arrays, antennas, and other external parts off a spacecraft at an altitude of about 100 kilometers. China launched a second station, Tiangong-2, past year and it remains operational. It's likely that debris is scattered over a long stretch of the Pacific in that region.

World News Apple's own chips will replace Intel in MacBooks within 2 years
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Twin Securities Inc who had been investing in Nxp Semiconductors N V (Call) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $40.21B market cap company. Needham maintained Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ) on Friday, October 27 with "Buy" rating. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Friday, October 30 by BMO Capital Markets.

World News Oklahoma teachers set for statewide walkout amid continued pay dispute
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The Oklahoma Education Association teachers union is coordinating the walkout. Republican lawmakers in Kentucky passed a pension overhaul Thursday that preserves benefits for most workers but cuts them for new teachers. In a display reminiscent of some of the biggest protest rallies across the country in recent years, teachers carried signs emblazoned with slogans such as "Our students deserve better", and "Public Edu is an investment in our future".

World News Police to release name of shooting victim after funeral
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Police at the scene where a woman's body was found near Dundee at the weekend. Her condition is unknown at this time. That occurred 55 times past year, with seven police pursuits resulting during extraordinary circumstances. The incident has been referred to the coroner and the Independent Police Conduct Authority (IPCA) has been notified. In 2017, there was a 27 per cent increase in drivers failing to stop for police when requested, according to the Police Service's annual "Fail to Stop" ...

World News David Warner's wife blames self for ball-tampering row
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Follow the press conference here . The disgraceful incident of ball-tampering by Australian players has shaken the entire cricket world but the players involved along with their families are the most affected. "And he (David) had to just cope with it, he was protecting me as much as he could and protecting the girls". Following the incident, former Australian captain Steve Smith and vice-captain David Warner were banned for 12 months from global and domestic cricket by Cricket ...

World News Will WWE Sign Rey Mysterio To Team With Braun Strowman?
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Recent rumors have suggested that Hulk Hogan could be making a return to the WWE after nearly three years away from the company. According to several media outlets, including Sports Illustrated , the idea of signing Mysterio to a short-term deal to bring back the popular Mexican wrestler for this event is very real and something WWE owner Vince McMahon may pull off.

World News Israel reaches deal with United Nations to resettle refugees in Western states
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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office issued a statement that a minimum of of 16,250 migrants will be resettled in unspecified Western nations under the agreement. Netanyahu had been under pressure from conservative groups to expel the African migrants who are predominantly Christians and Muslims, because of fears they could undermine the Jewish character of the country of six million.

World News Bharat bandh today: Punjab suspends Internet, bus services
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The state government had, in the letter, requested CBSE to postpone all its examinations scheduled for April 2. The state has the highest number of Dalit population, and the security has already been tightened, as all schools have been closed and the examination of the Class 10 and Class 12 have been postponed.

World News Saudi air defense intercepts Yemen-launched missile
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The operation of the port, controlled by the Iran-aligned Houthis, was not affected by the air strike. Yemen's Huthi rebels have violated worldwide laws of war in their latest missile attacks on Saudi Arabia, which killed an Egyptian labourer, Human Rights Watch said Monday.

World News Teen rescued after fall into drain pipe at Los Angeles park
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Dominique Barraza, a family friend, said they tried to send text messages and called his cell phone. Firefighters have been searching the water near the 5200 block of W. Officials with the Department of Sanitation were reviewing the maps to determine if there are any areas Hernandez could be stuck. At nightfall, 25 people at the scene held hands and bowed their heads in prayer.

World News A line of strong-to-severe storms likely Tuesday evening
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Severe weather possible as a cold front moves across the Baton Rouge area, Tuesday night into Wednesday morning. This first week of April brings a severe weather threat to our region. With northwesterly flow aloft, it looks like we could a later season cold snap for Thursday morning with lows in the upper 30s and lower 40s. Due to this pattern, the Storm Prediction Center out of Norman, Oklahoma has placed the entire Mid-South under a SLIGHT RISK for a stronger storm or two on Tuesday .

World News Pres. Trump calls for border legislation using 'nuclear option'
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The Daca -Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals- is a scheme providing protected status to those who entered the USA illegally as children. The "nuclear option" Trump called for refers to changing a Senate rule to allow legislation to pass with a majority vote, instead of the necessary 60 votes.

World News Teachers across Oklahoma to strike Monday despite $6K raise
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But with modest new rates on fuel, cigarettes and oil production, lawmakers could only meet a fraction of their demands for a $10,000 raise over three years for teachers and $5,000 for support staff. Lawmakers are scheduled to reconvene to possibly vote on a two-year operating budget. "I think that the teachers are valued here and I feel very respected here", said Simmons.

World News SUV went off cliff at 90 mph
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Data from the vehicle's air bag module and software indicated that the auto had stopped at the pull out and then accelerated off the road, Greg Baarts , the Acting Assistant Chief, CHP Northern Division said. The Dekalbs called Child Protective Services, who visited the family 3 times in the days before the crash - but never made contact with the Harts. It was not clear when or why the family moved out of state.

World News WEATHER REPORT: Umbrellas and rainboots needed for days
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This first system will spread some rain showers into Upstate New York as early as dawn Tuesday with more substantial rain from late Tuesday morning into the late afternoon. Things are quiet tonight with a mostly cloudy sky expected. The rest of the week will be much cooler with highs in the 40's through the upcoming weekend.

World News King Salman congratulates Egypt's Sisi on his victory in presidential election
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About 60 million people were eligible to vote in the election which was held in 13,687 polling stations across the country and under the supervision of 18,678 judges from various judicial bodies and authorities. A former defense minister, al-Sisi spearheaded a 2013 military coup that unseated Mohamed Morsi, Egypt's first democratically elected president and a leader of the Muslim Brotherhood group.

World News Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, anti-apartheid campaigner and Nelson Mandela's widow, dies
Author: 0 Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, anti-apartheid campaigner and Nelson Mandela's widow, dies

Over the next years, Madikizela-Mandela emerges as an influential ANC figure, enduring harassment and stints in prison. Her six-year jail sentence was reduced to a fine and a two-year suspended sentence on appeal. "It is with profound sadness that we inform the public that Mrs Winnie Madikizela-Mandela passed away at the Netcare Milpark Hospital Johannesburg South Africa on Monday April 2 2018", Madikizela-Mandela's family said in a statement.

World News Malala Yousafzai's first visit to Pakistan after her fatal attack
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She had a meeting with Prime Miniser Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. Her hometown of Mingora is not far away from the village of Mullah Fazlullah, the head of Pakistani Taliban who dispatched attackers in 2012 to kill Yousafzai, at the time already a known teen activist for girls' education, but she miraculously survived a bullet wound to the head.

World News Trump to host third US-Japan summit
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Trump and Abe will meet at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida where they "will discuss the worldwide campaign to maintain maximum pressure on North Korea", the statement said. Abe last visited Trump's resort in February 2017. Abe also said he wants to take up with Trump the long-standing issue of North Korean abductions of Japanese citizens decades ago.

World News Nigerian Troops Nab 'Most Wanted' Boko Haram Terrorist, 3 Others
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It was not immediately clear if the casualties involved only civilians or included the jihadists and soldiers as well. Residents of Maiduguri retreated to their homes Sunday night during hourslong battle marked by thunderous explosions and gunfire heard until the early hours of Monday.

World News A Sacramento Sheriff's Vehicle Hit a Protester During a Stephon Clark Vigil
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A sheriff's deputy sounded his siren and told the protestors to move. She remains in pain as she recovers at home and says she's angry. Believing it was a gun, law enforcement shot. The National Lawyers Guild - which observed the protest firsthand and a member of which shot video of the incident - said in a statement Sunday night that the Sheriff's department is being "dishonest and misleading" when it says the vehicle was moving slowly.

World News Beijing says Earth-bound space lab to offer 'splendid' show
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The window runs from the afternoon to the early morning of Monday. Esa says this means the station could fall anywhere from New Zealand to the midwestern US. Beijing sees its multi-billion-dollar space programme as a symbol of the country's rise. In its lifetime it was involved in six rendezvous and docking missions with manned Shenzhou spacecraft, and made "significant contributions to the development of China's manned space mission", space authorities said.

World News 11 militants killed in massive anti-terror operations in south Kashmir
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Authorities have also clamped a curfew in the old parts of Kashmir's main city of Srinagar , the urban centre of protests and clashes against Indian rule. "At two villages the fight has ended, while at one village in Shopian it is still going on", the official said without disclosing the number of rebels, who were still engaged in the fierce battle.

World News Russian Foreign Ministry asks for information about spy poisoning investigation
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On Friday, the Foreign Ministry summoned British Ambassador Laurie Bristow and told him London had one month to further cut its diplomatic contingent in Russia to the same size as the Russian mission in Britain . The US has expelled about sixty Russian diplomats along with closing Moscow's consulate in Seattle, while Russia reciprocated by sending back sixty Americans and ordering the closure of the US consulate in St Petersburg.