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People Federal appeals court: Trump travel ban unconstitutional
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The Supreme Court last month agreed to review the legality of Trump's travel ban and is expected in April to hear arguments regarding the order. In a 9-4 decision , the court ruled that Trump's travel ban is unconstitutional because it discriminates against Muslims.

People Obama Calls For 'Common-Sense' Gun Laws After Florida School Shooting
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Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel said during a press conference on Wednesday that some of Cruz's social media posts were "very disturbing" and included photos of him with weapons. CNN is reporting that the suspect mixed in with students who were trying to get away. The identities of those killed and whether they were all students.

People Snow in the forecast for MA this weekend
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A system will bring moderate to heavy snow to western Montana Friday and Friday night . On Sunday , strong north-northeast wind will come down the Fraser River valley - so called 'Fraser outflow, ' spreading out across much of Western Washington.

People Mordaunt holds 'productive' meeting with National Crime Agency amid Oxfam sex scandal
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The inquiry will also look at the charity's communications with police and other agencies. The French charity Action Contre la Faim, for which he worked later in Bangladesh, said they were never made aware of those allegations. I still believe that such programmes are necessary. "It would be a tragedy to see this relief work and advocacy stopped", she added. "We expect our partner organisations wherever they are to monitor their work closely, and to be open, honest and transparent with ...

People Philippines repatriating 10000 workers from Kuwait amid 'total ban'
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It's the latest case to draw the anger of populist Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who in January complained that cases of abuse reported by Filipina domestic workers "always" seem to be coming from Kuwait. She was last seen alive in September 2016. "Domestic helpers have to understand that the president is not calling them all to return home - only if they are not treated well".

People Bannon 'stonewalled' congressmen during committee hearing
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Although some of the former Trump political guru's preferred candidates are sticking by him in Nevada and Virginia races, he has struggled to find anyone to mount an insurgent challenge in other Senate races - particularly after his hand-picked candidate, former state Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore, lost a critical special election in Alabama in December.

People Ajit Pai's Sinclair Connections Now Under FCC Internal Investigation
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Pallone, said in a statement . He added that Pai has for years called on the FCC to update its media ownership regulations . Such a deal was only possible under media ownership rules overseen by the FCC because the UHF discount rule enabled Sinclair to remove a significant number of its TV stations from the formula used to calculate whether it has too much influence in America's media landscape.

People Democrat wins state House seat in Trump-friendly Sarasota
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Good beat Buchanan 52% to 45%, vastly improving on Democrats' 2016 performance and making it the 36th state legislative seat Democrats have flipped since Trump's victory, according to Daily Kos . Good is stepping into her role halfway through the legislative session. "Let me just say this, you guys have an election on Tuesday", Lewandowski told a crowd of about 200, according to the Herald-Tribune.

People Ethiopian Prime Minister Resigns: State Media
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Representing less than seven percent of the population, Tigrayan domination has been shaken by three years of crippling protests by the Oromo and Amhara ethnic groups, who account for 60 percent of Ethiopia's 105 million people. Desalegn, 52, took over the position of prime minister soon after the death of late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi in August 2012. "This protest [is what] brought about this radical change".

People Zuma and his family will support Ramaphosa in run-up to 2019 elections
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With Mr Zuma's probable removal from power, the continent and the world is watching closely for clues as to whether South Africa can remain on its remarkable course of democracy or whether the country will go the way of Zimbabwe. But in 1999, his hopes of winning the top job were dashed when he failed to clinch the nomination of the ruling African National Congress (ANC) to succeed Mandela.

People Trump Says He Opposes Domestic Violence 'of Any Kind'
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At the White House, Banks was a leading advocate for the US remaining in the Paris agreement, an global accord in which almost 200 countries agreed to cut carbon dioxide emissions tied to climate change. Former congressman Mike Rogers, a Republican who chaired the House Intelligence Committee who has been critical of the Trump administration, said this White House's security clearance policies do not serve the country well.

People Pres. Trump to address nation on deadly mass shooting
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Cruz used an AR-15 and was also equipped with smoke grenades and wearing a gas mask when he opened fire on the school. Police recovered the rifle and the vest. He did not answer shouted questions about guns as he exited the room. President Trump has the gall to put out a statement regarding the horrific shooting in Florida that is a boldfaced lie.

People AG Sessions Calls Out Colorado Senator Following Policy Withdrawal
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Does Sessions have federal power to crack down on cannabis? Jeff Sessions has had a busy week. In January, Gardner, a Republican and Colorado's junior senator, said he's placing a hold on DOJ nominees after Sessions withdrew a federal policy called the Cole memo which stopped federal prosecutors from interfering with marijuana sales in states where it's legal.

People Florida student describes hearing her favorite teacher being shot dead
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This is not the first case of school shooting incident as 212 shooting events occurred inside school premises so far in the last 100 years. "Definitely learned a lot from him". "And if his family is watching, please know that your son or your brother was an incredible person and I am alive today because of him". Travis Julmice, an 18-year-old senior, said he had not been in a class with Cruz since middle school.

People Florida school shooting: Accused charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder
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A 19-year-old man who had been expelled from a high school in Parkland, Florida , has been charged with 17 counts of murder, accused of carrying out one of the deadliest school shootings in USA history. Sheriff Israel said Cruz was arrested without incident after he was located off the school grounds. A student who was present at the attack said, he recognized Cruz from an Instagram photo where Cruz was posing with a gun in front of his face.

People Over 3000 Civilians Killed, 7000 Injured in Afghanistan in 2017 - UN Mission
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Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani said during a press conference on Sunday that the Taliban-claimed January 27 attack near a public hospital, in which over 100 people got killed, was "Afghanistan's 9/11". "The recent attacks show this is not the case". The Taliban letter , however, insists that the United States strikes have no impact and that civilians were killed in the attacks.

People Sheriff says 17 killed in Florida high school shooting
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Israel said 12 people were killed in the school and three outside of the school. School Superintendent Robert Runcie said there were no warnings that something like this would happen . But it turns out everyone predicted it. "Yeah, he was on the third floor. I'm f-king scared right now", one student wrote on Twitter . He's been at the fire drills.

People Florida Driver Blames Stuck Gas Pedal For Run Away BMW Chase
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The 911 operator told Cooper to put the vehicle in neutral, but he said he couldn't. "(Expletive), I'm about to hit somebody!" The Florida Highway Patrol is going over the BMW to learn why it would not stop. BMW North America spokesman Thomas Plucinsky stated in an email, "the scenario described is implausible to BMW", based on the media reports they've seen.

People Senate Votes to Deal with Immigration, Cruz Votes In opposition to
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Overnight, the Trump administration denounced the deal. Republican Senator Jeff Flake , one of the bipartisan plan's architects, said he would try to advance the bill despite Trump's opposition. While Schumer said these proposals should get the first look in the Senate, he was not optimistic about either's chances of becoming law. Similar to the White House framework, it would include a 10- to 12-year path to citizenship for roughly 1.8 million undocumented immigrants ...

People Florida teen charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder in school attack
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Other students posted social media footage of the siege under way. "All the kids threw jokes around like that, saying he was going to be the one to shoot up the school, but it turns out, everyone predicted it", said another student. At least one member of Trump's cabinet called for Congressional action. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer urged his colleagues to "resolve to do something, something, about the epidemic of gun violence in this country".

People Trump still unconvinced Russia meddled in 2016 election
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North Korea presents "a potentially existential" threat to the U.S., and is likely to conduct more weapons tests this year, Mr Dan Coats said at the Senate Intelligence Committee's annual hearing on worldwide threats on Tuesday. Robert Cardillo, director of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, said government and industry needed to "lock arms" and cooperate, but that he was optimistic that would happen.

People Student arrested after being found with replica gun
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Talladega City Schools said Thursday afternoon a gun was found in the backpack of a student this morning. The student, a sophomore, was arrested and charged with possession of a weapon on school campus, a felony. After the escape, the school went into lockdown. A media staging area was set up during the lockdown. "I want to assure you, if appropriate, the student will face disciplinary action according to our student code of conduct", Marcus High School said.

People YouTuber: I tipped Federal Bureau of Investigation about alleged Florida shooter past year
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Ben Bennight - who works as a bondsman in D'Iberville - said he immediately took a screenshot of the comment last September and reported it to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Youtube . Later in the day, agents from the MS field office visited Bennight and questioned him about Cruz. Noting that he doesn't know exactly what it takes for the FBI to investigate these sorts of tips, Bennight acknowledged that "had more time and effort been put into finding out who the username belongs ...

People Students describe shooting suspect as troubled
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That tally includes suicides and non-injury incidents, as well as a January shooting in which a 15-year-old gunman killed two fellow students at a Kentucky, high school. However, the bilateral relations later improved when Donald Trump assumed the White House and exchanged expressions of praise and cooperation with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi.

People Why Peter Thiel Is Leaving Silicon Valley for LA
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Thiel is relocating his home and personal investment firms to Los Angeles from San Francisco, while also dialing back association with the tech industry, according to The Wall Street Journal , which cited people familiar with his thinking.

People Harden, Paul lead Rockets past Kings
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HOUSTON (AP) - James Harden had 28 points, nine rebounds and nine assists, and the Houston Rockets fought off a late rally to get their 10th straight win, 100-91 over the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday night. He has also appeared in 112 playoff games with 97 starts, averaging 16.2 points, 4.4 rebounds and 3.3 assists. The Kings scored the next five points, with a three-pointer from Garrett Temple, to cut it to six again with 30 seconds left.

People CNN's Philip Mudd breaks down on air while discussing Florida school shooting
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Mudd then excused himself from the interview. "I can't do it", Mudd said. "Can we not acknowledge in this country that we can't, we cannot accept this?" "We're talking about bump-stocks". Some analysts became emotional and had difficulty in expressing their thoughts. Senator Chris Murphy condemned the shooting on the Senate floor; "this happens nowhere else other than the United States of America - this epidemic of mass slaughter, this scourge of school shooting after school ...

People Infiltration foiled on LoC, two terrorists killed
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Alert troops engaged the suspected militants and fired on them and foiled their attempt to cross over the LoC. Six Army personnel and a civilian were killed in the terrorist attack on the Sunjuwan military station. The local commanders now have been given full freedom to retaliate to any Pakistani misadventure, the army sources said, adding the Army is resorting to coordinated fire assaults in replying to any Pakistani shelling along the LoC.

People Trump unveils massive $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan
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Sen. Tom Carper of DE said Trump told lawmakers in a White House meeting that he would be willing to provide leadership on such an increase . It compliments a bipartisan budget bill Congress approved last week that increases both defense and domestic spending by $300 billion over the next two years.