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People Tragedy for family of mum who vanished getting kids ready for preschool
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Keyser led detectives to St. John's body Thursday morning. Keyser, 23, was taken into custody and charged with first-degree murder and concealment or alter a dead body. John out of the van, continued to hit her, and strangled her until she stopped breathing. "This is a missing person, under suspicious circumstances", Major Sampson said during a Wednesday afternoon update .

People First transgender recruit signs contract with Pentagon
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The Pentagon has confirmed that the first transgender recruit has enlisted in the USA military, more than six months after Donald Trump called for a full ban of trans Americans from serving openly. Since January 1, several transgender Americans have applied to join the Armed Forces. Matthew Thorn, executive director of the LGBT military OutServe-SLDN, denied the "deploy-or-out" policy will be an impediment for transgender service members.

People Ga. Senate Committee Strikes Delta Tax Break Amid NRA Row
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With regret, Gov. Deal said he is committed to signing the tax bill in whatever form it takes when it reaches his desk because he doesn't want the squabble over Delta to keep regular citizens from also receiving their tax cuts. "I have been fighting this because I, for one, do not believe in corporate welfare", he said. "But it's also risky". After Cagle's tweet, Democratic officials in NY and other states began making overtures to Delta.

People What does Hope Hicks' departure mean for the White House?
Author: 0 What does Hope Hicks' departure mean for the White House?

In a statement , the president praised Hicks for her work over the last three years. Hicks entered the Trump campaign with no real political experience. While Hicks was busy fighting the crisis of the day at the President's side or meeting with her lawyers , Schlapp stepped in to lead the communications team, sources told CNN earlier this month.

People Bobby Brown wants the worst for his late daughter's boyfriend
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The medical examiner said she died by "immersion associated with drug intoxication". Along with cocaine, toxicology tests found marijuana, the anti-anxiety drug Xanax, the muscle relaxant Flexeril and the allergy medicine Benadryl in Houston's body when she died, a coroner's report stated , concluding the prescription drugs "did not contribute to the death".

People Turkey to rebuild liberated villages in Syria's Afrin
Author: 0 Turkey to rebuild liberated villages in Syria's Afrin

News of the court's decision elicited an immediate angry response from Turkey which accused the Czech Republic of supporting terrorism. "It was one of the enemy's most fortified strongholds", the commander said . Both police and gendarmerie special forces had gained significant experiences of urban warfare during the counter-terrorism operations in southeastern Turkish cities of Silopi, Cizre, Idil, Yuksekova, Nusaybin and Sirnak in 2016.

People EA's next Battlefield game will reportedly be set during WWII
Author: 0 EA's next Battlefield game will reportedly be set during WWII

EA is expected to announce the game soon and launch it later this year , likely around the same time Activision drops its next Call of Duty game. As such, the decision was made to be a bit more experimental with Battlefield 1 instead. With Electronic Arts confirming that the next Battlefield game will be playable it the company's EA Play event shortly before E3 2018, it was only a matter of time before reports started popping up with details as to its setting.

People Afghan president calls on Taleban to join in peace talks
Author: 0 Afghan president calls on Taleban to join in peace talks

That proposal was presented today in the second round of the Kabul process , a mechanism established previous year to foster peace. Indian foreign secretary Vijay Gokhale put forth India's position during a regional meeting-the Kabul Process-as well as during his discussions with Afghanistan's leadership in the Afghan capital.

People Couples clutching AR-15 rifles married at United States church's commitment ceremony
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Reverend Hyung Jin Moon, the church's pastor and the son of the late Sun Myung Moon, (left) participates in a ceremony at the World Peace and Unification Sanctuary on February 28, 2018 in Newfoundland, Pennsylvania. A small group of protestors gathered outside the sanctuary, with one calling the attendees "an armed religious cult". Ingrid Woerner of Lords Valley held a fluorescent pink sign emblazoned with "Shame".

People Scotland, Wales defy London with bills to keep powers after Brexit
Author: 0 Scotland, Wales defy London with bills to keep powers after Brexit

The Scottish, Northern Irish and Welsh governments are concerned that the London parliament, which legislates on behalf of the whole of the United Kingdom, will seek to pass laws unilaterally that incorporate European Union treaties into British national law, denying the three countries a say on key regional policies.

People Ellen DeGeneres dedicates hospital room to Jimmy Kimmel's son
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He spoke about how emotional he gets during his " Jimmy Kimmel Live " monologues when discussing things like his son's illness and major disasters that have occurred both within and without of the country, and confessed that the most embarrassing occasion was when he lost it at a couple's wedding.

People Game Recap: UNC vs. Miami, February 27, 2018
Author: 0 Game Recap: UNC vs. Miami, February 27, 2018

Miami led by as many as 16 points in the high-scoring matchup, but, as home teams often do, UNC chipped away at the lead and shot its way right back into the contest with a barrage of 3-pointers - it made 13 on the night. "I want to beat every-freaking-body", Williams said, before adding in epic fashion, "You think I don't want to beat their ass?" While Miami made a wise choice not burning its last timeout and attacking the Tar Heels without their defense being set, the Hurricanes ...

People Bill to legalize CBD oil in IN passes Senate committee
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Governor Eric Holcomb signed the measure into law on Wednesday. Holcomb is scheduled to sign Senate Bill 1, which allows Sunday carryout sales between noon and 8 p.m.by grocers, convenience stores and liquor stores. Indiana's neighborhood package liquor stores have been responsible merchants of alcohol products since 1933 and we will be ready to open our doors on Sundays for the first time.

People Donald Trump immortalized on Jewish 'Temple Coin' in Israel
Author: 0 Donald Trump immortalized on Jewish 'Temple Coin' in Israel

The church is revered as the site where Jesus was crucified and resurrected, and the decision closed one of Jerusalem's most visited holy sites just ahead of the busy Easter season. According to a statement from the prime minister's office, the Jerusalem Municipality will suspend the collection actions it has taken in recent weeks.

People Melania Pal Whose Firm Raked In Big Bucks Is Cut
Author: 0 Melania Pal Whose Firm Raked In Big Bucks Is Cut

The first lady's office said in a statement that it ended its contract with Stephanie Winston Wolkoff , who had been working as a special government employee. She said her firm kept $1.62 million to pay the staff. She said she expects to still be a trusted source for advice and support on an informal basis.

People Syrian outlet: 'Iranian' base is actually for Assad's special forces
Author: 0 Syrian outlet: 'Iranian' base is actually for Assad's special forces

Tel Aviv had launched the biggest air raid operation in over three decades after intercepting an Iranian drone in Israeli airspace. An Israeli helicopter shot down the aircraft and fighter jets struck a number of sites inside Syria , including the Iranian mobile command center from which the drone was operated.

People Stephen Colbert Asks Omarosa Why We Will Not Be Okay Under Trump
Author: 0 Stephen Colbert Asks Omarosa Why We Will Not Be Okay Under Trump

This convo was about President Trump . Talk then turned to the resignation of Trump's communications director Hope Hicks , news of which broke Wednesday night as Omarosa joined Colbert on his late-night talk show. Manigault raised her hand immediately, saying, "Well, I should just start now". Colbert proceeded to read off a laundry list of slights that included: "Grab 'em by the pussy", Trump's response to Charlottesville, defending Roy Moore, likening Mexicans to rapists, fighting with ...

People Saudi reshuffles top defence officials; woman minister named
Author: 0 Saudi reshuffles top defence officials; woman minister named

Prince Turki bin Talal, the brother of billionaire Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal, was appointed deputy governor of the southern Assir Province. He is popular with many Saudi youths, who make up the vast majority of the population, but has irked some with his unconventional approach, including a palace coup last summer in which he pushed out his cousin to become heir to the throne.

People HUD Boss Ben Carson Spent $31000 On Office Digs
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In response, secretary Ben Carson tweeted that the proposal would "focus on moving more people toward self-sufficiency", and that despite the gouge, H.U.D. From records provided to TPM by the HUD spokesperson, the department originally requested $1,100 to fix the dining set, only to pay for a brand new one a few months later.

People Fox Hosts Forced To Admit CNN Didn't Script Town Hall Questions
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Now that the family has acknowledged the removal of words in a CNN email, Carlson said , "There is no evidence, as of right now, that CNN tried to give Colton Haab a scripted question". His claim that CNN scripted questions has become one of the biggest talking points for the pro-Trump media, which often push false conspiracy theories with little to no evidence.

People North Korea leader's half brother dies of poison
Author: 0 North Korea leader's half brother dies of poison

Under his rule, North Korean agents reportedly used a chemical nerve agent to kill Kim's half-brother Jong-nam at an worldwide airport in Malaysia. Japanese newspaper Yomiuri Shimbun reported in 2011 that Jong Un visited Tokyo as a child using a Brazilian passport in 1991 - before the issue date on the two Brazilian passports.

People United Kingdom 'should act' if chemical weapon use in Syria is proved
Author: 0 United Kingdom 'should act' if chemical weapon use in Syria is proved

It comes just days after news of a chemical attack by the Syrian government against the rebel-held enclave of eastern Ghouta, during a 30-day UN-declared ceasefire. The intelligence source told the BBC, the Syrian government's allies, Iran and Russian Federation, are well aware of the manufacturing of chemical weapons at these facilities.

People Russians compromised election systems in seven states
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The network, citing unnamed USA officials, said that top-secret intelligence requested by President Barack Obama in his last weeks in office synthesized months of work and concluded there were seven states where Russian operatives had compromised websites or databases.

People USA Might Lose To Morocco In Bid To Host 2026 Tournament
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The FIFA world cup trophy is displayed during the Fifa World Cup Trophy Tour, in Amman, Jordan, on February 20. The disgraced former president of Federation Internationale de Football Association, soccer's world governing body, tweeted last week that Morocco should be given the right to host the World Cup in 2026 instead of a joint bid from the United States, Canada and Mexico.

People South Carolina, 1st Ld-Writethru,740
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With Furman up 2-1 in the third, A.C. Flora grad Madison Stokes delivered his second hit of the game, a solo home run to tie the game at 2-2. The Gamecocks led by as many as 15 points in the second half - with about eight minutes to play, it appeared that they would cruise to win No.

People Storms dump rain across US Midwest, kill Kentucky woman
Author: 0 Storms dump rain across US Midwest, kill Kentucky woman

February 2018 will go down as a generally gray and wet, and sometimes-stormy month, as areas of Montgomery and Robertson counties, for example, continue to recover from the past weekend's tornado damage. Here are the latest Arkansas road conditions . The storm blew out windows, ripped off roofs and brought down trees in Keiser, said Mississippi County Sheriff Dale Cook.

People Cambodia votes in Senate election, PM's party expected to win
Author: 0 Cambodia votes in Senate election, PM's party expected to win

Washington has spent more than $1 billion to support Cambodia but the recent "setbacks compelled the United States to review its assistance to Cambodia to ensure that American taxpayer funds are not being used to support anti-democratic behavior", the White House said .

People Metro Detroit Weather: Rain and a cool down
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Thursday night , the low will be around 28 with mostly clear skies, according to the weather service. A calm wind will become north 5 to 8 miles per hour in the afternoon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. "Average highs are around 40-42° with average precipitation of 0.36" and average snowfall of 1.9". 10% chance of showers.

People Trains collide north of Egyptian capital, 15 killed
Author: 0 Trains collide north of Egyptian capital, 15 killed

Fatal train crashes and accidents have been frequent in the past two decades in Egypt. Observers attribute such crashes to old equipment, poor maintenance and state incompetence. The Chief of Egypt's national railways has reportedly gone to view the site and aid in investigations. Deadly accidents have claimed hundreds of lives over the years.

People University maintains elite place in global subject rankings
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The Education University rose four places to rank 9th in the world for studying education, joining the University of Hong Kong, which again came in seventh in the top ten schools for the subject. "They show that we are more than holding our own internationally", he said. Rankings cover 48 disciplines and are based on an institute's research quality and accomplishments, academic reputation, and graduate employment.

People JUST IN: Paul Manafort pleads
Author: 0 JUST IN: Paul Manafort pleads "not guilty" to dozens of new charges

His trial is scheduled for September 17 at 9:30 a.m.in Washington , D.C. If there are no delays, Manafort would stand trial during the heat of the mid-term election cycle. His lawyer says that he intends to file a motion asking Judge Jackson to clarify her order on public statements. And hours later, Manafort was hit with new charges in Washington - including an accusation that he secretly recruited and funded a group of former European politicians to lobby in the United States on behalf ...

People Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution to call out Iran over Yemen
Author: 0 Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution to call out Iran over Yemen

USA officials have also argued that intervention in Saudi Arabia is necessary to curb growing Iranian influence in Yemen, which intensifies the regional struggle between Saudi Arabia and Iran in the Middle East . The UN experts, however, said they were unable to identify the supplier. A bipartisan group of lawmakers in the House have also been pushing for the halt of us assistance in Yemen.

People Kanchi Shankaracharya Jayendra Saraswati passes away at 82
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He had been ailing for some time. Jayendra Saraswathi's original name is Subramanyam Mahadeva Iyer. "Jagadguru Pujyashri Jayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya was at the forefront of innumerable community service initiatives". After winding its way through the courts for several years, the murder case eventually ended in 2013 with all of the suspects - including Saraswathi - being acquitted, the state prosecution's case having fallen apart.

People Extra emergency beds made available for rough sleepers in Dublin
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Volunteers have been working around the clock to make sure there is enough shelter for the homeless during this week's freezing weather . Pat Doyle, chief executive of the Peter McVerry Trust, said the increases are unacceptable. Organisations like the Peter McVerry Trust have emergency accommodations in place. Homelessness charity Focus Ireland said one in three homeless families have been in emergency accommodations for more than a year.