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People O'Rourke defends gun control stance in Texas Senate race
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Still, Democrats could rightly boast about a major boost over their 2014 primary turnout, almost doubling the number of votes cast. Another seat Democrats are hoping to flip in November is Congressional District 23 - a swing district held by Republican Will Hurd , R-Helotes.

People Chandragiri becomes the first 'all-women' railway station in Andhra Pradesh
Author: 0 Chandragiri becomes the first 'all-women' railway station in Andhra Pradesh

Sweta Ghone has been given the honour to work as on-duty guard of the Deccan Queen and will be giving clearance by waving the green flag on the Womens Day, Jain said. It has been learned that female employees working in Tirupati, Renigunta and Chittoor stations have been transferred to Chandragiri station for this objective.

People Winter Storm Quinn Bringing More Snow, Wind to Northeast
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo declared a state of emergency in Westchester, Putnam, Sullivan and Dutchess counties after last week's storm. The warning is in effect from 7 a.m. But a bigger worry is that some of the regions that are still repairing downed power lines and damage from coastal flooding from last Friday are particularly susceptible.

People Expert says bones found in 1940 belong to Amelia Earhart
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He said in his research paper that Earhart "was known to have been in the area of Nikumaroro Island, she went missing, and human remains were discovered which are entirely consistent with her and inconsistent with most other people". David Hoodless , principal of the Central Medical School in Fiji. " Forensic anthropology was not well developed in the early 20th century", Jantz writes in the paper.

People Smoking Orangutan Riles Anger Against Zoo in Indonesia
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Indonesia has one of the highest smoking rates in the world and a bad record of animal protection. He noted that signs at the zoo warns visitors not to feed the animals or give them cigarettes. The zoo has repeatedly made headlines for housing starving and sick animals. A Change.org petition calling for the closure of the zoo has almost 1 million signatures.

Author: 0 School shooting suspect indicted on 17 counts of murder

Oliver, who was one of the 17 victims from the February 14 tragedy, was buried while wearing a Wade No. 3 Heat jersey . "Student protests or walkouts are something that are happening across the country", she said. As an eighth-grade student, Vaughan feels especially connected to the number of high school freshmen who lost their lives in the shooting. "Put children safety over guns", said Buchwald.

People Four injured in knife attacks in Vienna
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Vienna police said the attack happened at about 7:45 p.m. local time on Praterstrasse in the heart of Vienna. Three people were seriously injured in the attack, according to the Austria Press Agency. A male citizen of Afghanistan was later arrested in connection with the second assault, but no further details were immediately available and any connection between the stabbings remained unclear, the spokesman said shortly afterward.

People Yet to decide on Third Front: Stalin
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After Tripura's massive victory, the BJP's top leaders, including its chief Amit Shah, stated that now they are set to win power in West Bengal, Odisha, Karnataka and Kerala. It does not allow people to indulge in violence. Banerjee, who is also the Trinamool Congress chief, had described the poll outcome in Tripura as CPI-M's "surrender" and the "failure" of the Congress to agree to an alliance with her party.

People Sam Nunberg Says He'll Cooperate With Mueller. But What Does He Know?
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By the time the show taped yesterday, Nunberg's shenanigans had gotten as far as his interview with Jake Tapper on CNN , who told him, "Sometimes life and special prosecutors are not fair, I guess". Priebus, according to the Times , told Trump that they had conducted themselves professionally. "Should I spend 50 hours going over all my emails with Roger Stone and with Steve Bannon? ".

People Elephant trophy imports allowed despite Trump condemnation
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The U.S.is opening the door to allowing elephant hunters to bring tusks and other animal parts into the country as trophies, despite President Donald Trump's condemnation of the practice as a "horror show". Trump reiterated his stance on keeping the ban in place in January of this year. HSUS and HSI intervened in the court case to assist the federal government in defending those protections.

People Anonymous Powerball victor to donate portion of jackpot to charity
Author: 0 Anonymous Powerball victor to donate portion of jackpot to charity

A New Hampshire woman will finally claim one of the largest lottery prizes in American history, and we'll never know her name. Attorneys for the anonymous woman who won the almost $560 million Powerball jackpot in New Hampshire two months ago have accepted the cash prize on her behalf.

People Parkland shooting victim plans to sue county, school
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Student survivors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School are greeted as they arrive at a rally for gun control reform. Inside, Democrats filed 90 amendments , all of which are expected to fail on party lines. Republican Rep. Elizabeth Porter lashed back at that idea. They say they don't want to do it. "So right now I'm trying to do things my way and help", he said.

People Democratic turnout could signal blue wave in November - but not in Texas
Author: 0 Democratic turnout could signal blue wave in November - but not in Texas

Meece has the most votes Tuesday with 4,357. Republicans and Democrats selected most of their nominees for the general election this fall, but statewide, the races didn't quite live up to the hype. Sen. According to election analyst Charlie Cook, only 72 of those 435 seats are "swing districts"- meaning electoral analysis shows they do not have strong potential to favor one political party.

People Florida may have daylight-saving time year round
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Get ready to lose an hour this Sunday. During Daylight Saving Time, more people travel to and from school and work and complete errands during the daylight. The U.S. Department of Transportation says daylight savings time is important to many modes of transportation. Hawaii and most of Arizona now don't participate in switching from standard time to daylight-saving time and back.

People Republican Sen. Thad Cochran Of Mississippi Will Resign On April 1
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The statement noted that Mr. Cochran was first elected to the Senate in 1978, becoming the first Republican in more than 100 years to win a statewide election in Mississippi. Whoever Bryant appoints will run in the special election, which will be held on November 6, Chandler said. "I just learned of the pending resignation of Sen".

People Drunk man runs from cops, gets hit by his own auto
Author: 0 Drunk man runs from cops, gets hit by his own auto

Fairfax County Police Department said the man was "OK physically" following the moment of accidental self-destruction, so yes you you don't need to feel too bad for laughing. He was stopped after a brief foot chase , police said. He was charged with a third offense of driving while intoxicated , and police say, a "long list" of other things.

People Holocaust Museum Takes Stand Against Aung San Suu Kyi
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The museum has come to believe that Aung San Suu Kyi failed to meet these criteria because of her refusal to stop or even acknowledge the Rohingya slaughter by Myanmar's military since it began last August, the Times reported . Aung San Suu Kyi has well over 100 other awards and honorary degrees and citizenships that have not been revoked. This has resulted in a handful of awards being rescinded as well as public criticism from fellow Nobel Peace Prize laureates.

People Student killed in 'accidental' shooting at Alabama high school
Author: 0 Student killed in 'accidental' shooting at Alabama high school

The students were accidentally shot inside the school. The female died, while the male remains hospitalized in critical condition. Both victims were taken to a nearby hospital. "We lost a person, not just a person, a student". "We need to wrap our arms around Huffman High School". Birmingham Police, Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin, and Birmingham City Schools Superintendent Lisa Herring are holding a press conference about the shooting.

People South Korea war games may overlap with April's Kim-Moon summit
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Despite the shifting ground, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told Katsuyuki Kawai, his special diplomatic adviser now in Washington, that Japan will continue to pressure the North for the time being, Kyodo News reported Wednesday. "The U.S. -Japan alliance may not be as strong as the Japanese believed it was", he said, adding that Tokyo's weaker presence as a player in dealing with Pyongyang under such a scenario would, in turn, make it even more hard for it to secure the release of abductees ...

People Mexico: Embattled Kushner to Meet With Pena Nieto
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Gen. Stephen Townsend, commander, Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve, at CJTF-OIR headquarters. Kushner's status as a top adviser to the president and his access to sensitive intelligence raised questions past year when it emerged that he had to amend his security clearance form several times, at one point to add more than 100 names to a list of his foreign contacts, since first applying.

People Nor'easter leads to delays, cancellations at Bradley International Airport
Author: 0 Nor'easter leads to delays, cancellations at Bradley International Airport

The Port Authority of NY and New Jersey says more than 1,400 flights had been canceled as of 8 a.m.at its three major New York-area airports. The nor'easter will have a very real impact on coastal areas from the mid-Atlantic into New England, with heavy snow and strong winds affecting areas that in some cases are still recovering from last week's weather.

People Sierra Leone: Voters head to polls to elect new president
Author: 0 Sierra Leone: Voters head to polls to elect new president

The country has had over 3.1 million voters who visited more than 11.000 polling stations all around to cast a vote. There are four top contenders in the election including the ruling All People's Congress (APC) candidate Samura Kamara and the Sierra Leone People's Party (SLPP) candidate Julius Bio.

People AI to launch Delhi-Tel Aviv flight via Saudi airspace
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Tickets for the new flight went on sale on Wednesday. Netanyahu said on Monday that Saudi Arabia had granted Air India permission to fly over its territory on its new routes to and from Tel Aviv , but there was no confirmation from either Saudi Arabia or Air India.

People The Florida Senate Approved An AR-15 Ban. Then They Didn't.
Author: 0 The Florida Senate Approved An AR-15 Ban. Then They Didn't.

House Speaker Richard Corcoran , R-Land O' Lakes, has said his chamber will wait until the Senate acts on its proposal before taking up the issue. Gov. Negron told reporters Friday evening that he spoke with Scott earlier in the day and that negotiations between the governor, the House and the Senate were ongoing.

Author: 0 Crown Prince's vision for Saudi Arabia matters to us too

Saudi Arabia's crown prince said Iran, Turkey and extremist groups represent a "triangle of evil", and predicted the kingdom's confrontation with Gulf Arab neighbor Qatar could last for years. Human rights charity Reprieve says the number of executions in Saudi Arabia has doubled since the crown prince took charge. Mr al-Jubeir told BBC Radio 4's Today programme the expected protests would not affect the crown prince's visit .

People Primary election voting locations
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And it may all be due to President Donald J. Trump. In addition, the Republican Party of Texas will pose several propositions to GOP voters at the bottom of its primary ballot related to property taxes, E-verify, toll roads, Obamacare and more .

People 'House of horrors' teen's secret YouTube videos uploaded before escape
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Her sibling Teresa Robinette made an appearance on NBC's "Megyn Kelly Today " earlier this year detailing alleged sexual abuse she and her sisters endured as children. Mr Hestrin claimed that the shackling, as well as other punishments - including locking the children in different rooms, depriving them of food and inflicting "frequent beatings and even strangulation" - were used as punishment.

People NH House votes to raise minimum marriage age to 16
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Justice signed the bill just a few hours later in the theater of the Culture Center. A spokesperson at the hearing said 65 people signed up to testify in front of the House Judiciary Committee, while approximately 435 have signed up to testify in the Senate Judiciary Committee.

People Police investigating threats at Northeast Middle School; classes continue normally
Author: 0 Police investigating threats at Northeast Middle School; classes continue normally

There are similar "see something, say something" apps in other states and in fact, St. Pete Police have their own anonymous tip-line as well. Her name wasn't released because of her age. Irmo Middle School administrators had became aware of a student possibly having a gun at school Tuesday morning, according to deputies. The day started with a lockout and shelter in place.

People PNB Fraud To Be The Mainstay During Parliament Session In March
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Nirav Modi and Gitanjali Gems managing director Mehul Choksi are being investigated by the ED, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) as well as the income tax (I-T) department for allegedly defrauding PNB of Rs12,700 crore. In case the borrower does not have a passport, the bank should obtain a certificate in the form of declaration that the person does not have the passport, the people said quoting the finance ministry's advisory to banks.

People India lose to Australia, exit Sultan Azlan Shah Cup
Author: 0 India lose to Australia, exit Sultan Azlan Shah Cup

He was joined in quick succession in the second half by Aran Zalewski, Daniel Beale and Blake Govers. Malaysia have already been awarded the biggest upset of the tournament yet when defeated Olympic Champions Argentina by beating them 2-1.