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World News Pakistani Police Investigate Killing of Chinese Shipping Executive in Karachi
Author: 0 Pakistani Police Investigate Killing of Chinese Shipping Executive in Karachi

Chen Zhu, 45 and md of Cosco Saeed Karachi Shipping Pvt Ltd, was shot in the head when unknown gunman opened on his vehicle, which he was in along with another Chinese national. "We are looking into the matter as to what could be the motive behind this attack ", he said. Beijing and Islamabad enjoy robust trade and diplomatic relations, with China pledging $57 billion to develop their smaller neighbor in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.

World News Cape Town gets 10bn litres of water
Author: 0 Cape Town gets 10bn litres of water

Fruit growers of the Groenland Water Users Association are to release between seven to 10 million cubic metres of water to help the Mother City. The water flowing here has already been calculated into Day Zero which has been pushed back to the 11th of May.

World News Trump Told Military 'I Want A Parade Like The One In France'
Author: 0 Trump Told Military 'I Want A Parade Like The One In France'

Trump was impressed past year when he was the special guest of French President Emmanuel Macron for Bastille Day festivities, including a military parade in Paris. Now you could react to these plans by saying it's better to parade the military than to deploy it, as many of us fear Trump is also itching to do so long as he can find a "winning" theater of combat.

World News Lancaster woman surprised $1.50 weekly tax payback got Paul Ryan's attention
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House Speaker Paul Ryan has highlighted on Twitter a school secretary benefiting from the Republican tax overhaul, then deleted the tweet after online criticism that he is cheering an increase of $1.50 a week. Regardless, asked if she was happy with the pay increase, Ketchum was of the opinion that every little bit helps and that she's still "pleasantly surprised".

World News 900 soldiers deployed after norovirus outbreak at the Winter Olympics
Author: 0 900 soldiers deployed after norovirus outbreak at the Winter Olympics

The troupe were seen off on their journey to the South on Monday from a train station in Pyongyang by officials including supreme leader Kim Jong-Un's sister, Yo-Jong, smiling broadly and wearing a black coat and grey fur scarf. Pence and Moon will meet in Seoul on Thursday , the day before the Opening Ceremonies. Pence is leading a USA delegation to the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea in part to offset efforts by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to present what President ...

World News Kerala: 6 RSS workers held for threatening poet protesting against 'caste-wall'
Author: 0 Kerala: 6 RSS workers held for threatening poet protesting against 'caste-wall'

Six men, including a local BJP and panchayat member, were arrested in connection with the incident. Even as he got into the auto and was leaving the venue, the culprits slammed the vehicle and hurled abuses at him. Recalling the attack on Veteran Journalist Gauri Lankesh and M M Kalburgi, the Chief Minister said fascist organizations are trying to silence the freedom of expression.

World News Rahul Gandhi to Interact With Public Today
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Sonia Gandhi rarely went to the party office except on special occasions like Independence Day or for working committee meetings. "The defence minister is saying that she will not inform India… about the money spent on buying those aircraft".

World News Tammy Abraham delighted to be 'back with the goals'
Author: 0 Tammy Abraham delighted to be 'back with the goals'

Among the goal scorers for Swansea was England-born striker with Nigerian parents Tammy Abraham who scored a brace. Meanwhile, Aaron Mooy has played a part in three Huddersfield goals after they were taken to extra time by Birmingham.

World News Two feared dead in Japan army helicopter crash
Author: 0 Two feared dead in Japan army helicopter crash

An 11-year-old girl who was inside the building suffered minor injuries to her knee when she fled from the house, which was home to a family of four. Keiichiro Tabaru, a 21-year-old resident who was doing farm work about 3 kilometers away, said, "I didn't expect a helicopter would crash".

World News Drone Captures 50-Car Pile-Up on Missouri Highway
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Authorities say at least two people have died in a series of crashes involving more than 100 vehicles on snowy and icy Missouri highways. A Ballwin woman was killed and several were injured in multiple accidents that closed both directions of I-44 between Lebanon and Rolla Sunday.

World News Trial opens for Paris attack suspect
Author: 0 Trial opens for Paris attack suspect

On November 16, 2015, Abdeslam drove three suicide bombers to the Stade de France, where the French football team was playing Germany in a match attended by then President François Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Abdeslam and another suspect, Sofiane Ayari, were caught three days after the shootout. He was arrested days later and then escorted to Fleury-Merogis prison near Paris, where he has remained in isolation and under 24-hour video surveillance for almost two years.

World News Jordan Peele Quit Acting Because of The Emoji Movie
Author: 0 Jordan Peele Quit Acting Because of The Emoji Movie

Thanks to recent, much-deserved Oscar nominations , Get Out has catapulted back into the headlines again. If and when the Get Out sequel does get announced, we'll have our fingers crossed that they're doing it because Jordan Peele figured out the best possible story thread to follow (and everyone got PAID), and not just because the studio wanted one no matter what.

World News UK Prime Minister responds to Trump criticism of NHS
Author: 0 UK Prime Minister responds to Trump criticism of NHS

An invitation from Prime Minister Theresa May for Mr Trump to visit Queen Elizabeth II has encountered growing opposition, fuelled in part by the president's Twitter criticism of London Mayor Sadiq Khan in the wake of terrorist attacks a year ago.

World News Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Called Out for Mansplaining 'Mankind' to Woman
Author: 0 Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Called Out for Mansplaining 'Mankind' to Woman

Fresh from the fight to make the Canadian national anthem gender neutral, Justin Trudeau , the prime minister, has offered his country a bolder vision of how they might relate to the broader populace of the earth. Trudeau of "mansplaining" and making up words ". Which is precisely where Trudeau jumped in to explain that " we like to say peoplekind ". " Justin Trudeau is what would happen if the song 'Imagine" took human form and then ate a Tide Pod, ' mocked Ben Shapiro.

World News Trump aide: Some immigrants 'too lazy' to sign up for DACA
Author: 0 Trump aide: Some immigrants 'too lazy' to sign up for DACA

Trump announced in September that he would end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program on March 5, giving Congress six months to enact a permanent solution. Every year the U.S. admits more than 1.5 million foreign nationals, with the vast majority deriving from family-based chain migration, whereby newly naturalized citizens can bring an unlimited number of foreign relatives to the U.S.

World News House intelligence committee votes to make Democratic memo public
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Rep. Adam Schiff of California, the ranking Democrat on the House intelligence committee, said he too fears lawmakers will start seeking to disclose intelligence information in politically biased memos . The president said that document totally vindicates him - no collusion, no obstruction of justice. Both FBI employees have come under scrutiny for a series of anti-Trump, pro-Hillary Clinton tweets in which they made disparaging comments about the NY billionaire and spoke of an ...

World News Congress votes to release Democrats rebuttal memo
Author: 0 Congress votes to release Democrats rebuttal memo

Adam Schiff , who wrote the second memo , welcomed Monday's vote by the Republican-controlled committee on which he is the top-ranking Democrat. The Republican-drafted memo also says that former Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director Andrew McCabe testified before the intelligence committee in December 2017 "that no surveillance warrant would have been sought from the FISC without the Steele dossier information".

World News Ivory trade investigator found dead in Kenya
Author: 0 Ivory trade investigator found dead in Kenya

Martin, an American citizen who had lived in Kenya for decades, was a key figure in the global crackdown on illegal ivory supply chains. He had recently travelled from a research trip in Myanmar and is reported to have been in the process of writing his findings.

Author: 0 A 'winning' presidency for Trump is one with no compromising

Donald Trump presides over a meeting about immigration with Republican and Democrat members of Congress. "If Trump extends DACA, he'd be undermining the reason he gave for rescinding it", said Leon Fresco, former top immigration aide to Sen.

World News North Korea's 280-member delegation expected in South ahead of Olympics
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The father of the late Otto Warmbier, an American student who was jailed in North Korea , will attend the Olympic opening ceremony in Pyeongchang a as a guest of Pence. "The vice-president most certainly is not seeking a meeting with the North Koreans", a White House official said. He touted the coming deployment of an additional 20 ground-based interceptors that would respond to an enemy launch.

World News Kenyan anti-ivory campaigner found dead in home
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Four suspects have been arrested in connection with the murder. In 1970 about 20,000 rhinos were in, but most had been eliminated by the 1990s, Mr. Martin told Nomad magazine a year ago. Organized crime groups in China, Vietnam, South Korea and Thailand have always been involved in the ivory trafficking and Martin frequently posed as an ivory dealer himself to get information about pricing, supply and demand patterns.

World News Man Arrested For Lana Del Rey Kidnapping Plot
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After the show, the singer posted a note on Twitter thanking her Florida fans for their support and tweeted Sunday that she was "doing fine". About 8,000 people were expected to attend, police said. Hunt reacted to the post with a heart. In a video posted on Wednesday, Hunt spoke of "tak [ing] off with Lana". He said he was leaving Friday, and invited those watching to visit and say goodbye.

World News Pence Hasn't Ruled Out Meeting With North Korea
Author: 0 Pence Hasn't Ruled Out Meeting With North Korea

Despite an optimistic tone by South Korea's Blue House, which noted North Korea's resolve to improve relations on the peninsula, White House officials are not convinced. The North Korean tabloid Chosun Ibo also speculated that beer has been in works since at least 2015, after that the leader of the country, Kim Jong-un, complained that beers imported from South Korea are too bland.

Author: 0 Heavy snow on the way for your Wednesday morning

The heaviest snow will be from 9 a.m.to 5 p.m. before tapering off after dark. Now through 3 a.m.: Cloudy Skies. Heavy snow is expected; plan on hard driving conditions including during the Wednesday morning commute, the Weather Service said.

World News 'Botched' Homebase takeover puts hundreds of jobs at risk
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Wesfarmers, which owns Homebase's parent firm Bunnings UK, said on Monday that trading at the chain has been "poor" as it booked a £454 million impairment charge linked to its acquisition of the retailer. That work, which includes consideration of smaller shops alongside the warehouse stores, will occur under new BUKI boss Damian McGloughlin, who joined from market leader B&Q and replaces Peter Davis, who is retiring.

World News Jammu: Terrorists attack hospital, flee with Pakistani prisoner; two Policemen Injured
Author: 0 Jammu: Terrorists attack hospital, flee with Pakistani prisoner; two Policemen Injured

He told that someone close to Naveed opened fire at two constable while the terrorist was being escorted. On the other hand, two policemen were injured in the attack and one policeman is reported to be critical. Martyr Mushtaq Ahmad is survived by wife and an adopted minor daughter about 10 years old. Chief Minister Mehbooba Muft and opposition leader Omar Abdullah said they were grieved by the killing of the two policemen.

World News Duterte oversees crushing of smuggled cars
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The condemned vehicles in Port of Manila were a Lexus ES300 1996, BMW Alpina, a used Honda Odyssey, mini Pajero, Mazda Roadster, Mitsubishi MMC, Toyota SW Towage Noah, Corvette Stingray, 2007 Mercedes-Benz S550, Ford Explorer Base 3.5L, a used Nissan 350Z, 1995 Mercedes-Benz C280, BMW 745, BMW 745Li, Hyundai Equus JS350, Audi A6 CUATRO, BMW Z4, Jaguar Type S and two units of Pajero.

World News CATASTROPHIC flooding and landslides cause THOUSANDS to FLEE their homes
Author: 0 CATASTROPHIC flooding and landslides cause THOUSANDS to FLEE their homes

The landslides blocked the main road connecting the area to Jakarta, where the National Disaster Mitigation Agency said floods have forced about 6 500 people to leave their homes. Muhammad Syauqi, the head of the National Search and Rescue Agency, said the landslide caused the wall of an underpass to collapse, trapping the vehicle and injuring the women.

World News House GOP working on averting another shutdown
Author: 0 House GOP working on averting another shutdown

Senate leaders of both parties expressed optimism Tuesday morning that an agreement was within reach. He's not said what the initial bill will be, and some speculate it could be Trump's proposal or something like it. "One CR after another, at some point you have to say this is not working", he said. "They want to do it their way or no way". The legislation now heads to the Senate, where it is expected to undergo significant changes.